The Euro-Canadian Consortium for Communication and Intercultural Studies (ECCIS) program, which ceased to be in 2000, was a 10 university consortium that allowed faculty and students from the member universities the chance to do an exchange. Ryerson was one of 5 Canadian Universities that took part. Robert Scott was the Exchange Manager at Ryerson between 1996-2000. It functioned in conjunction with the Office of International Affairs at Ryerson.
The file contains correspondence, and other information relating to the consortium. The majority of the records pertain to the the visits of three faculty members from consortium members. There is correspondence and planning materials related to Professor Hanne Longreen, Department of Communication, Roskilde University, Denmark visit to Ryerson in October of 1999. There is correspondence, curriculum vitaes, a reports, and newsletters related to Professor Giovanni Bechelloni and his wife Professor Millie Buonanno from the University of Florence.
Also included in the file is the letter written by Robert Scott to the University seeking support to have Ryerson join the consortium and correspondence to and from Robert Scott about the winding down of the program in 2000.