Board of Governors Renison College

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Board of Governors Renison College

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

Identifiers for corporate bodies

REN RUC 5

Description area

Dates of existence

1959-2008

History

The Board of Governors functions as the elected (volunteer) governing body of Renison College. This parallel the governing structure of the University of Waterloo. Records for the Board of Governors only go back to the 1970s, though in Bold and Courageous Dreams, Carl Dunker is listed as the Chair of the Board of Governors from 1959-1968.

Places

Waterloo, Ontario

Legal status

Functions, occupations and activities

Governing body of Renison College

Mandates/sources of authority

Renison College bylaws
Corporation Act of 1953.

Internal structures/genealogy

Serves as Governing body of Renison College. Renison College Renison University College bylaws mandate at least two committee of Board of Governors, being the Finance committee and the Executive Committee.

General context

Mandated by corporations act of 1953 and Renison College bylaws.

Relationships area

Related entity

Renison College. Board of Governors. Development Committee (1996(?) -2008)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 19

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Dates of the relationship

Description of relationship

The Development Committee is a committee of the Board of Governors Renison College.

Related entity

Executive Committee of Board of Governors of Renison College (1959(?)-2008)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 11

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Executive Committee of Board of Governors of Renison College

is the subordinate of

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

1959(?)-2008

Description of relationship

The Executive Committee is a Committee of the Board of Governors.

Related entity

Finance Committee. Board of Governors Renison College (1959(?)-2008)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 7

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Finance Committee. Board of Governors Renison College

is the subordinate of

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

1959-2008

Description of relationship

The Finance Committee is a Committee of the Board of Governors.

Related entity

Renison, Colonel George Everett Bristol (1918?-1998)

Identifier of the related entity

REN BRC 4

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Renison, Colonel George Everett Bristol

controls

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

1986-1998

Description of relationship

Colonel George Everett Bristol Renison was the Chancellor of Renison College and the Board of Governors from 1986-1992 and Honorary Chancellor from 1992-1998.

Related entity

Academic Council of the Board of Governors. Renison College (1972-1978)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 15

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Academic Council of the Board of Governors. Renison College

is controlled by

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

1972-1978

Description of relationship

In the 1970's, the Academic Council was a committee of the Board of Governors which nonetheless dealt with policy and planning functions and with academic matters, such as faculty regulations and procedures, curriculum, academic standards, and program development.

Related entity

Renison College (January 14, 1959-July 9, 2008)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 2

Category of the relationship

hierarchical

Type of relationship

Renison College

controls

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

1959-2008

Description of relationship

The Board of Governors is the governing body of Renison College

Related entity

Board of Governors Renison University College (2008-)

Identifier of the related entity

REN RUC 6

Category of the relationship

temporal

Type of relationship

Board of Governors Renison University College

is the successor of

Board of Governors Renison College

Dates of the relationship

2008

Description of relationship

On July 9th, 2008,the name and status of Renison College changed to Renison University College

Access points area

Subject access points

Place access points

Occupations

Control area

Authority record identifier

REN RUC 5

Institution identifier

Renison University College

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAAR (CPF) - International Standard Archival Authority Record For Corporate Bodies, Persons and Families, 2nd ed., Canberra: International Council on Archives,
2004.

Status

Final

Level of detail

Full

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

28 August 2015
revised 04/06/2016

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

Cuthbert Brandt, Gail. Bold and Courageous Dreams : A History of Renison University College, 1959-2009. [Eds. Renison University College and Gail Cuthbert Brandt Waterloo, Ont.; Waterloo, Ont.]: Waterloo, Ont. : Renison University College, 2008.

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