Guide to the Cornelius Wandmacher Papers, 1918-1986


Title:
Cornelius Wandmacher Papers, 1918-1986
Repository:
University of Cincinnati, Archives and Rare Books Library
Phone: 513-556-1959
http://www.libraries.uc.edu/arb.html
Creator:
Wandmacher, Cornelius, 1911-
Dates:
1918-1986
Quantity:
10 linear feet
Abstract:
Papers, 1918-1986, including reports, publications and files on engineering education of a faculty member in the College of Engineering.
Identification:
UA-88-02
Location:
ARB-SWORD
Language:
The records are in English

Biography of Cornelius D. Wandmacher

Cornelius D. Wandmacher was born on September 1, 1911, in Brooklyn, New York. He was a graduate of the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, New York, and became a faculty member of UC's College of Engineering in 1951. From 1962-1974, he was dean of the College of Engineering, and was the first Geier Professor of Engineering Education at UC. He oversaw the design and construction of Rhodes Hall, which was named the 1971 Industrial Research Laboratory of the Year by Industrial Research, Inc. Throughout his career at UC, Wandmacher worked to increase the number of women studying engineering, and promoted the use of the metric system in the United States. In 1978, he published "Metric Units in Engineering - Going SI." Wandmacher died on September 15, 1992, at the age of 81.

Scope and Content

The papers of Cornelius D. Wandmacher include reports, publications and files on engineering education.

Statement of Arrangement

This collection is arranged into folders by topic.

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection.

Subjects:

College teaching - Ohio - Cincinnati
Engineering - Study and teaching - Ohio - Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati. College of Engineering - Faculty

Preferred Citation

The preferred citation for this collection is: Cite specific item as appropriate, Cornelius D. Wandmacher Papers, 1918-1986, US-88-02, Archives and Rare Books Library, The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Detailed Description of The Collection


Box 1
Engineering Education Reports, 1918-1975




Guide to Selected References from the Library and files of Cornelius Windmacher, undated


Report of Activities on Academic Leave, 9/1/1974-6/22/75 by Cornelius Wandmacher, September 1, 1974-June 22, 1975


Report of the Investigation of Engineering Education 1923-1929 accompanied by the supplemental report in Technical Institutes 1928-1929, vol. 1 & 2, 1923-1929


A Study of Engineering Education, 1918


The Technical Institute in America, 1959


The Education of the Administrator, 1957


The Journal of Engineering Education and other American Society for Engineering Education Publications, 1927-1975


Technology and Society, 1972


Various Reports concerning Undergraduate and Graduate Engineering Education, undated


Goals of Engineering Education, UC/Hawkins, undated


Goals of Engineering Education - Gra. Pettit, undated


ASEE Evaluation of Engineering, Committee/Grinter, undated


Accreditation Processes - Reets., undated





Guide to Selected References from the Library and files of Cornelius Windmacher, undated




Report of Activities on Academic Leave, 9/1/1974-6/22/75 by Cornelius Wandmacher, September 1, 1974-June 22, 1975




Report of the Investigation of Engineering Education 1923-1929 accompanied by the supplemental report in Technical Institutes 1928-1929, vol. 1 & 2, 1923-1929




A Study of Engineering Education, 1918




The Technical Institute in America, 1959




The Education of the Administrator, 1957




The Journal of Engineering Education and other American Society for Engineering Education Publications, 1927-1975




Technology and Society, 1972




Various Reports concerning Undergraduate and Graduate Engineering Education, undated




Goals of Engineering Education, UC/Hawkins, undated




Goals of Engineering Education - Gra. Pettit, undated




ASEE Evaluation of Engineering, Committee/Grinter, undated




Accreditation Processes - Reets., undated

Box 2
Engineering Education, 1930-1980




Key to the Collection of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated


NSPE Professional Schools of Engineering - Blackburn, undated


ASCE Committee on Engineering Education, undated


Civil Engineering Education, vol. 1 & 2, 1974


Civil Engineering Education, 1960


Universities, 1930


Civil Engineering Education, vol. 1, 1979


Higher Education for American Democracy, 1947


The College and the Student, 1966


ASCE Education Conference, 1979


ASCE Workbook for Civil Engineering Accreditation Forum, October 28, 1980


World Congress, 1975


Various articles concerning Mechanical Engineering, trends in USA, etc., undated


Journal of Engineering Education in Southeast Asia, 1980


The Australia Institution of Engineers Conference, 1978





Key to the Collection of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated




NSPE Professional Schools of Engineering - Blackburn, undated




ASCE Committee on Engineering Education, undated




Civil Engineering Education, vol. 1 & 2, 1974




Civil Engineering Education, 1960




Universities, 1930




Civil Engineering Education, vol. 1, 1979




Higher Education for American Democracy, 1947




The College and the Student, 1966




ASCE Education Conference, 1979




ASCE Workbook for Civil Engineering Accreditation Forum, October 28, 1980




World Congress, 1975




Various articles concerning Mechanical Engineering, trends in USA, etc., undated




Journal of Engineering Education in Southeast Asia, 1980




The Australia Institution of Engineers Conference, 1978

Box 3
Engineering Education - Co-op and General Literature, 1943-1971




Guide to selected references from the Library and files of Cornelius Wandmacher, undated


Cooperative Education in the U.S., Bulletin, 1954


September 19, 1962 Edition of "The Wingfoot Clan", September 19, 1962


"Engineering Education", April 1971


Co-op Education Discussions, undated


Various articles on cooperative education, undated


Co-op Education, CED/CEA, undated


Various publications on co-op and education, undated


"Ambassador to Industry: The Idea and Life of Herman Schneider", 1943


"Work - Study College Programs", 1961





Guide to selected references from the Library and files of Cornelius Wandmacher, undated




Cooperative Education in the U.S., Bulletin, 1954




September 19, 1962 Edition of "The Wingfoot Clan", September 19, 1962




"Engineering Education", April 1971




Co-op Education Discussions, undated




Various articles on cooperative education, undated




Co-op Education, CED/CEA, undated




Various publications on co-op and education, undated




"Ambassador to Industry: The Idea and Life of Herman Schneider", 1943




"Work - Study College Programs", 1961

Box 4
Engineering Education - Faculty Development and Learning, 1958-1987




Key to the collections of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated


"The Teaching Professor," vol. 1, no. 6, August 1987, August 1987


ERM Division, undated


Regional Effective Training Workshops and others, undated


CDEF - Com. Dev. Engrg. Faculty - Foecke, undated


PA State Adv. Comm. YET, 1960-1962


PA State '63 and general, 1963


YET Summer School Proposals, undated


ASEE Penn State Summer Institutes for young engineering teachers METS-YETS, 1960-1963


"Efficient Teaching... A Keystone to Learning", 1963


"Achieve Learning Objectives: Become Better Learning Leaders", 1961


"Educational Research and Methods", December 1970-Fall 1978


"A Summer Institute on Medical Teaching: Report of a Conference", May 1959


Historical Papers of the Sessions on Civil Engineering and on Engineering Drawing and Descriptive Geometry", April 1931


"The Two Ends of the Log: Learning and Teaching in Today's College", 1958


"Effective Teaching and Learning", 1974


"Speaking about Teaching: Commission on English", 1965


"Our Technological Environment: Challenge and Opportunity", 1971


"Continuing Engineering Studies Series," ASEE Conference Reports 1966-1973, and other reports, 1966-1973





Key to the collections of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated




"The Teaching Professor," vol. 1, no. 6, August 1987, August 1987




ERM Division, undated




Regional Effective Training Workshops and others, undated




CDEF - Com. Dev. Engrg. Faculty - Foecke, undated




PA State Adv. Comm. YET, 1960-1962




PA State '63 and general, 1963




YET Summer School Proposals, undated




ASEE Penn State Summer Institutes for young engineering teachers METS-YETS, 1960-1963




"Efficient Teaching... A Keystone to Learning", 1963




"Achieve Learning Objectives: Become Better Learning Leaders", 1961




"Educational Research and Methods", December 1970-Fall 1978




"A Summer Institute on Medical Teaching: Report of a Conference", May 1959




Historical Papers of the Sessions on Civil Engineering and on Engineering Drawing and Descriptive Geometry", April 1931




"The Two Ends of the Log: Learning and Teaching in Today's College", 1958




"Effective Teaching and Learning", 1974




"Speaking about Teaching: Commission on English", 1965




"Our Technological Environment: Challenge and Opportunity", 1971




"Continuing Engineering Studies Series," ASEE Conference Reports 1966-1973, and other reports, 1966-1973

Box 5
Engineering Education - Professional Development, 1949-1986




Key to the collection of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated


"Professional Climate in Engineering: A College Industry Conference:, 1961


Engineering Fdtn. Res. Conf. - Continuing Educaion, Berwick Academy, July 1-6, 1973


Professional Guide for Young Engineers, 1949


First Five Years - FFY Kit, undated


Six Points Articles - FFY, undated


Career Orientation, undated


Continuing Education, undated


Professional Identification, undated


Responsible Citizenship, undated


Selected Reading, undated


Personal Appraisal, undated


First 25 years of FFY, undated


Community Implementation Manual, undated


Ethics, undated


The Second Mile, undated


Professionalism, undated


Employment and Engineering Recommendations- Pamphlets, Reports, etc., undated


"... where freedom exists..." a series of speeches by Walter C. Langsam, 1967


ASEE publications, "Journal of Engineering Education", 1968-1986





Key to the collection of various reports, appraisals, evaluations, and related documents on Engineering Education, undated




"Professional Climate in Engineering: A College Industry Conference:, 1961




Engineering Fdtn. Res. Conf. - Continuing Educaion, Berwick Academy, July 1-6, 1973




Professional Guide for Young Engineers, 1949




First Five Years - FFY Kit, undated




Six Points Articles - FFY, undated




Career Orientation, undated




Continuing Education, undated




Professional Identification, undated




Responsible Citizenship, undated




Selected Reading, undated




Personal Appraisal, undated




First 25 years of FFY, undated




Community Implementation Manual, undated




Ethics, undated




The Second Mile, undated




Professionalism, undated




Employment and Engineering Recommendations- Pamphlets, Reports, etc., undated




"... where freedom exists..." a series of speeches by Walter C. Langsam, 1967




ASEE publications, "Journal of Engineering Education", 1968-1986

Box 6
Engineering Education - Reference Materials, 1984, undated




Reference Documents, undated


Articles and correspondence concerning the goals of Engineering Education, undated


Cornelius Wandmacher papers and talks, undated


"Cincinnati Horizons," vol. 14, no.2, December 1984, December 1984


Advanced Level Accreditation, undated





Reference Documents, undated




Articles and correspondence concerning the goals of Engineering Education, undated




Cornelius Wandmacher papers and talks, undated




"Cincinnati Horizons," vol. 14, no.2, December 1984, December 1984




Advanced Level Accreditation, undated

Box 7
50th Anniversary of Cooperative Education, 1906-1956, undated




50th Co-op Year, undated


Public Relations - Outline Plans, undated


Programs of various events of 50th anniversary, undated


50th Anniversary Cooperative Education, 1906-1956


50th Anniversary Publicity Kit, undated


50th Anniversary Steering Committee, undated


Theme Statement, undated


50th Anniversary Budget and Expense, undated


New Record, April 12, 1956


Alumni Participation, undated


Faculty Participation, undated


Statements, Reports, etc, undated


"Education and Industry at Work for Progress", UC, undated


Participation Plans, undated


Commemorative Issues of Magazines celebrating the 50th anniversary of UC's Cooperative Education Program, undated


50th Anniversary of Co-op Ed. Packet, undated


Reference copies of 50th anniversary material, undated


Publicity clippings, undated


E-I Book, undated


Personal Reference Manual of Professor Wandmacher, Chairman, 50th Anniversary Observance Committee, undated





50th Co-op Year, undated




Public Relations - Outline Plans, undated




Programs of various events of 50th anniversary, undated




50th Anniversary Cooperative Education, 1906-1956




50th Anniversary Publicity Kit, undated




50th Anniversary Steering Committee, undated




Theme Statement, undated




50th Anniversary Budget and Expense, undated




New Record, April 12, 1956




Alumni Participation, undated




Faculty Participation, undated




Statements, Reports, etc, undated




"Education and Industry at Work for Progress", UC, undated




Participation Plans, undated




Commemorative Issues of Magazines celebrating the 50th anniversary of UC's Cooperative Education Program, undated




50th Anniversary of Co-op Ed. Packet, undated




Reference copies of 50th anniversary material, undated




Publicity clippings, undated




E-I Book, undated




Personal Reference Manual of Professor Wandmacher, Chairman, 50th Anniversary Observance Committee, undated

Box 8
Miscellaneous, 1971-1981, undated




Map - I-275, Cardinal Parkway, undated


Maps - Canals of Ohio, Bridges, undated


Letter and photographs concerning destruction of Toldeo, Ohio's Fasset Street Bridge, undated


1981 Calendar illustrated with historic, bridges, aquaducts, and viaducts, 1981


Picture of McMicken Hall, undated


Engineers Council for Professional Development Publications; "Faith of the Engineer" and "Canons of Ethics for Engineers", undated


Program and photos of "Engineering at UC Day", June 4, 1971


Posters advertising "Panorama of Progress" Program, undated





Map - I-275, Cardinal Parkway, undated




Maps - Canals of Ohio, Bridges, undated




Letter and photographs concerning destruction of Toldeo, Ohio's Fasset Street Bridge, undated




1981 Calendar illustrated with historic, bridges, aquaducts, and viaducts, 1981




Picture of McMicken Hall, undated




Engineers Council for Professional Development Publications; "Faith of the Engineer" and "Canons of Ethics for Engineers", undated




Program and photos of "Engineering at UC Day", June 4, 1971




Posters advertising "Panorama of Progress" Program, undated