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National Student YWCA

 Organization

Found in 414 Collections and/or Records:

Alumnae network, 1984

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 4
Scope and Contents

Photographs of National Student YWCA members and alums at alumae events.

Dates of Materials: 1984

Anniversary, circa 1952-1955

 File — Box: 3, Reel: 227, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. program of activities and fundraising for the 1955 centennial anniversary of the beginning of the YWCA movement worldwide. The Centennial Observance and Celebration is a fundraiser and celebration of Young Women's Christian associations with the aims of increasing membership, community engagement and support. Publications, arranged alphabetically by title, include program guidebooks, fundraising guidebooks, fundraising pamphlets, pamphlets...
Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1955

College and University Division Executive Committee minutes, 1965-1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 372, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of the College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The Executive Committee is responsible for developing programs, plans and policy that align with the actions of the National Student Assembly and the National Student Council and carry out the mission of the National Student YWCA. These responsibilities include implementing the actions of the assembly and council, providing advisory services to student associations and...
Dates of Materials: 1965-1968

College and University Division personnel committees minutes, 1961-1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 372, microdex: 11
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Minutes of meetings of the College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s Personnel Committee for National Staff (1965-1968), Personnel and Finance Committee (1957-1958) and Personnel and Training Committee (1961-1968). The committees are responsible for the training, recruitment and development of national student staff. Meetings include discussion and review of training programs, employee needs, personnel policy and job descriptions. 

Dates of Materials: 1961-1968

Conferences: Asilomar/Pacific Coast, 1900, 1920

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 5
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Group photographs from YWCA student conferences in California.

Dates of Materials: 1900; 1920

Conferences: Geneva/Mid-West/Central, circa 1872-1959

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 6-11
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Photographs from student YWCA conferences in the Central region, often referred to as the Geneva region, roughly covering midwestern states. Many conferences were held at the Lake Geneva camp and conferences grounds and photographs include images of students participating in camp activities such as lakeside recreation, hikes, pageants, and swimming in addition to posed group photographs. Later conferences were often co-ed and included delegates from student YMCA associations.

Dates of Materials: circa 1872-1959

Conferences: Middle Atlantic/Eagles Mere/East Central, 1911-1918

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 12
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Group photographs from the east central regional student YWCA conferences held at Eagles Mere, Pennsylvania.

Dates of Materials: 1911-1918

Conferences: New England/Maqua, 1920-1921

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 13
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Group photographs from the 1920 and 1921 New England regional conference of the student YWCA held at Camp Maqua, Poland, Maine.

Dates of Materials: 1920-1921

Conferences: Pacific Northwest/Seabeck, 1913-1957

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 14
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Photographs of the Pacific Northwest regional conferences of student YWCA's. Conferences were often held at camp groups and conference grounds and identified camps include Seabeck. Photographs include posed and candid group and individual portraits as well as photographs of camp activities and outdoor recreation. Later conferences appear to be co-ed, likely with student YMCA's.

Dates of Materials: 1913-1957

Conferences: Rocky Mountain/Western, circa 1906-1920

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 15
Scope and Contents

Photographs from the western, sometimes called Rocky Mountain, regional conferences of student YWCA's, held at Estes Park, Colorado, Chautauqua Park, Iowa, and Cascade, Colorado.

Dates of Materials: circa 1906-1920

Conferences: Silver Bay/Eastern/Northeast, 1914-1917

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 16
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Photographs from eastern regional conferences of student YWCA's held at Silver Bay.

Dates of Materials: 1914-1917

Conferences: Southern, circa 1898-1953

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 17-18
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Photographs from southern regional conferences of student YWCA associations. Photographs appear to include images from African American southern student conferences, likely segregated from the white student conferences. One photograph identifies itself as "probably the earliest photograph of an all-Black group in the National Board Archives." dating the photographs between 1910 and 1914.

Dates of Materials: circa 1898-1953

Conferences: Unidentified and miscellaneous, circa 1930-1939, 1969, undated

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 19
Scope and Contents

Photographs from unidentified student YWCA conferences.

Dates of Materials: circa 1930-1939; 1969; undated

Convention, 1967 , 1967

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 287, microdex: 13
Scope and Contents Minutes and registration forms for the National Student Assembly of the YWCA of the U.S.A. at the 1967 National Convention of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Assemblies meet at national convention time as the national representative body of their constituent groups. During assembly sessions they discuss the pressing problems facing their groups, vote on program recommendations, engage in leadership development and submit reports to the convention. Like convention itself, assemblies are a chance from...
Dates of Materials: 1967

Conventions, seventeenth, 1940-1946

 File — Box: 1, Reel: 37, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the Student Assembly of the Seventeenth National Convention of Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. Similar to the business and professional, and industrial associations, student associations are faced with new challenges as men return from World War II. Returning soldiers are returning to school and are given priority over women college students. In addition to opportunity for women and the changing economic, social, and political...
Dates of Materials: 1940-1946

Foreign Division reports concerning Asian students in the United States, 1908-1915

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 375, microdex: 1
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Reports concerning the Foreign Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. work with Asian students studying in the United States. Reports from the special secretaries for work with Asian students describe what they encounter when visiting college campuses and report on the needs of the Asian students. Conference and convention reports contain reports of Asian student delegation to conferences and include letters from the Asian delegates concerning their experiences. 

Dates of Materials: 1908-1915

General and miscellaneous, circa 1910-1989

 File — Box: 1040, Folder: 1-3
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Photographs of leaders, students, programs, conferences and other activities with college students in the YWCA of the USA and its student associations.

Dates of Materials: circa 1910-1989

International student organizations, circa 1911-1931

 File — Box: 1041, Folder: 5
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Photographs of international meetings of student Christian groups including meetings of the World Student Christian Federation.

Dates of Materials: circa 1911-1931

Interracial, 1961-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 295, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning issues of race, civil rights and racism internal and external to the YWCA of the U.S.A. including black power, Apartheid in South Africa, a consultation on black leadership in the YWCA of the U.S.A., and integration and desegregation. In the 1960's the YWCA of the U.S.A. increases its push towards an integrated movement and public affairs platforms concerning civil rights through programming, education and activism. Though civil rights and racism have long been a part of...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Interracial, circa 1961-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 296, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s programs and initiatives fighting racism, student movement actions against racism, a study of interracial Y-Teen conferences, and additional documents concerning interracial policy, committees and education efforts. Through the YWCA of the U.S.A. One Imperative passed at the 1970 national convention, the YWCA of the U.S.A. made the elimination of racism their priority for the following triennium. Program packets, pamphlets and correspondence...
Dates of Materials: circa 1961-1970

Joint Committee on Student-Community associations Relationships minutes, 1962-1963

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 372, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Minutes of the meetings of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Joint Committee on Student-Community associations Relationships. The committee studies the relationship between student associations and community associations identifying areas for collaborative work and resource sharing. Additionally, the committee addresses the unique relationship of the junior college or community college student to community associations. 

Dates of Materials: 1962-1963

Life and Work Committee and Committee on Member associations minutes , 1958-1966

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 372, microdex: 9
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The College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. LIfe and Work Committee (1965-1966) and Committee on Member associations (1958-1964) are responsible for the affiliation and disaffiliation of member associations, collecting and reviewing annual reports of member associations and ensuring member associations comply with affiliation standards. Minutes include discussion of affiliation policy, review of affiliation and disaffiliation requests and discussion of membership policy.

Dates of Materials: 1958-1966

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1948-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 135, microdex: 5
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Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations.

Dates of Materials: 1948-1950

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1947

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 1
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Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations.

Dates of Materials: 1947

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1944-1946

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations. 

Dates of Materials: 1944-1946

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1941-1943

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations.

Dates of Materials: 1941-1943

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1939-1940

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations. 

Dates of Materials: 1939-1940

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1935-1938

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the annual meetings of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, a joint council of the National Student YWCA and YMCA. Meeting annually, the National Intercollegiate Christian Council meets to discuss matters important to the national student Christian movement, determine the national program emphases for the coming year, hear regional reports, carry out policy and make recommendations.

Dates of Materials: 1935-1938

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1937-1951

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 6
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Reports, actions, proceedings and preparatory materials for the national assemblies of the Student Christian Association Movement. Delegates from student associations of the YMCA and the YWCA of the U.S.A. meet to discuss the social, economic and religious issues facing them and decide policy for the national student YWCA and YMCA and the direction and emphasis for the student associations throughout the United States. 

Dates of Materials: 1937-1951

National Intercollegiate Christian Council, 1930-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 136, microdex: 7
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Minutes, reports and correspondence concerning committees and commissions of the National Intercollegiate Christian Council (NICC). Committees and commissions report on social, economic and religious issues faced by students, make recommendations of emphasis and program to the NICC, publish pamphlets and reports for education to student associations and conduct careful studies of social, economic and religious issues affecting student members. 

Dates of Materials: 1930-1950

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