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Cheryl Elizabeth Mann Callahan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0333

Scope and Contents

The Cheryl Elizabeth Mann Callahan Papers date from 1967 to 2011. The primary scrapbook dates from 1967 to 1969. The scrapbook contains chiefly newspaper clippings, and also consists of event programs (including the Installation of Chancellor James Sharbrough Ferguson), correspondence, college documents, postcards, newsletters, invitations, tickets, commemorative napkins, as well as memorabilia regarding Class Government elections and a debate tournament at the University of Florida.

The collection also contains photographs from Callahan's time at UNC Greensboro as a student, as well as reunions. The collection contains material related to Jamison Hall, publications mentioning Callahan, and a loose scrapbook of newspaper clippings.

Dates

  • 1967 - 2011

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information. Please see our Sensitive Materials Statement.

Biographical or Historical Information

Cheryl "Cherry" Elizabeth Mann (Callahan) of Burlington, North Carolina was a student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Mann graduated in 1971 with a Bachelor's degree in Sociology. As a student, she was highly active, participating in Overseas Study in London, serving as Elliott Hall President, Class Commissioner, Class Secretary, and Westminster Fellowship Council Section Leader. Mann was also a member of the Ring Committee, the Junior Ring Dance Committee, Junior Show, SNEA, the Sociology - Anthropology Club, Golden Chain, Harriett Elliott Lecture Committee, Orientation Committee, Study Development Committee, and the Honor Roll. She was honored as an Outstanding Senior in the 1971 Pine Needles.

Callahan earned her Ph.D. in Child Development and Family Relations at UNC Greensboro, her Master of Arts degree in Counseling from UNC Chapel Hill, and her bachelor’s degree with honors in Sociology from UNC Greensboro.

Callahan worked at Delaware State University as Staff Counselor and Director of Orientation. In 1979, she joined UNC Greensboro's Student Affairs as Assistant to the Vice Chancellor. Callahan moved through the roles of Assistant Vice Chancellor to Associate Vice Chancellor. She became Interim Vice Chancellor in 2010, and in 2011, upon the conclusion of a national search, the “interim” title was removed. Callahan served as Vice Chancellor Student Affairs until her retirement in 2017.

Extent

0.92 Linear Feet (1 scrapbook box and 1 half box.)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Cheryl "Cherry" Elizabeth Mann Callahan was a student at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, graduating in 1971 with a Bachelor's degree in Sociology. As a student, she was highly active, participating in many groups such as the Sociology - Anthropology Club, Golden Chain, and the Westminster Fellowship Council. Callahan went on to become Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs at UNC Greensboro in 2011.

The Cheryl Elizabeth Mann Papers dates from 1967 to 2011. The collection contains newspaper clippings, consists of event programs, correspondence, college documents, postcards, newsletters, invitations, photographs, as well as other memorabilia connected to her time at UNC Greensboro as a student, alumna, and faculty member.

Method of Acquisition

Transferred from Classed Archives in September 2008.

Processing Information

Processed by Andrea Cole, June 2010. Encoded by Andrea Cole, June 2010. Finding aid updated by Patrick Dollar, August 2020.
Title
Cheryl Elizabeth Mann Callahan Papers
Status
Completed
Author
Andrea Cole and Patrick Dollar
Date
2010; updated 2020
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Martha Blakeney Hodges Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
P.O. Box 26170
320 College Ave.
Greensboro NC 27402-6170 US
336-334-5246