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Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection

An inventory of the collection at the Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives at Syracuse University


Finding aid created by: Vanessa L. St.Oegger-Menn
Date: March 2015



Historical Note

Syracuse University's Division of International Programs Abroad (DIPA) was the department responsible for the administration of the university's study abroad programs in 1988. DIPA was at the forefront of the university's response to the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103, and the loss of 35 students that had been studying abroad in their London program.


The department has since changed its named to SU Abroad.


Scope and Content Note

The Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection contains materials related to the Division of International Programs Abroad (DIPA), now known as SU Abroad, and the role of this university office in navigating the crisis of the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 and the resultant deaths of 35 students who had been studying abroad through the DIPA program. The collection includes series for Clippings, Correspondence, Student Files for the 35 DIPA students killed in the bombing, and Subject Files.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions:

Please note some materials in this collection are restricted in accordance with the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) and Syracuse University policy.

Use Restrictions:

Written permission must be obtained from the Pan Am Flight 103 Archives and all relevant rights holders before publishing quotations, excerpts or images from any materials in this collection.


Related Material

The Pan Am Flight 103 Archives contains additional materials and information related to the Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection. Related collections include:

Pan Am Flight 103 Publications Collection

Pan Am Flight 103 Story Archives Collection

Condolences Collection

Pan Am 103 Office of Undergraduate Studies Collection

Victim and Family Collections


Selected Search Terms

Names

Syracuse University -- History.
Syracuse University. -- SU Abroad

Subjects

Pan Am Flight 103 Bombing Incident, 1988.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- Case Studies.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States -- History.
Terrorism -- Government Policy -- United States.
Terrorism -- History -- 20th Century.
Lockerbie (Scotland)
College teachers.
Higher education.

Types of Material

Clippings (information artifacts)
Correspondence.
Trials.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection,
Pan Am Flight 103/Lockerbie Air Disaster Archives
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

The Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection was donated by the offices of SU Abroad in 2013.

Processing Information

The Pan Am 103 SU Abroad Collection is fully processed.


Table of Contents

Clippings

Correspondence

Subject Files

Student Files


Inventory