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Publications - Washington University Record

Identifier: WUA-02-wua00256

As of 2010, Record is only published in digital format, distributed via e-mail, and is updated daily during the school year.  Occasional issues, for special events, are published in paper format.

Digitized copies of the publication are availble through Becker Library’s Digital Commons:


  • Creation: 1974-2014


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)


12.00 linear feet

Historical Information

This newspaper lauds the achievement of faculty, staff, and alumni and also announces related programming. It was started in 1974, as part of Chancellor Danforth’s plan to increase communication among faculty and staff.


This collection is arranged in date order, and divided into two series:

Series 1: Bound Materials

Series 2: Unbound Materials

Series 3: "Washington People"

Series 4: Online Record

Method of Acquisition

This material is transferred to the University Archives on an on-going basis.

Accruals and Additions

Accruals are interfiled within collection.

Related Materials

A similar publication, Hilltop Happenings, 1973 – 1991 was published quarterly for nonacademic staff. For this title, see the Publications, Office of Human Resources, also held in University Archives.

Processing Information

Compiled by Leela Pandey in June 2005.  Updated by Amelia Hetherington in September 2010.  Updated by Hadley Davis in June 2011. Updated by Sarah Schuriger in Summer 2016.

Publications - Washington University Record
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Revision Statements

  • 2021 February 9: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the University Archives Collecting Area

Sonya Rooney
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495