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National Student YWCA

 Organization

Found in 312 Collections and/or Records:

Student, 1955-1965

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 307, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Minutes and reports from National Student YWCA New Directions consultations. These consultations explore the role, functions and purposes of the student YWCA in light of the changing social, political and economic landscape to ensure that student voices are effectively heard and their needs met. The role of the student YWCA on campuses and within the YWCA of the U.S.A. is explored. Consultation materials include data collected on student associations and membership. 

Dates of Materials: 1955-1965

Student, 1961-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 307, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the history and programs of the Northern Student Movement, minutes of National Student YWCA officer meetings, and program emphases and reports of the National Student YWCA. The Northern Student Movement (NSM) is an organizing body working through new or existing student groups fighting discrimination and working on civil rights issues. Through information sharing and providing opportunities for action, the organization hopes to show support for the efforts of southern...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Student, 1966-1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 307, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents The National Student YWCA Amistad project sends students to Mexico to collaborate with students there in sharing skills and knowledge, developing increased international understanding and exploring social, political and economic issues. Director reports summarize and assess the program and information sent to participants in preparation for the trip outline the program of the trip, its purpose and logistical details. Documents for the 1968 trip also include evaluations of the participants, a...
Dates of Materials: 1966-1968

Student, 1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 307, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents The National Student YWCA New Cities project is a collaborative project with the YWCA of Great Britain to study new cities developed under the New Towns Act of Great Britain. Program outlines and reports summarize and assess the project and outline the proposed schedule. Additional documents include completed application packets, participant profiles, budgets and correspondence. Additionally there is a letter from Bill Bloom reporting on student demonstrations and unrest in Paris in May of...
Dates of Materials: 1968

Student, 1960-1970

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 307, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents Documents concerning two National Student YWCA summer projects and a proposed Cuba summer project. The Caribbean project introduces student participants to social, economic and educational issues in Jamaica, Haiti and Puerto Rico and encourages increased mutual understanding through seminars, cooperative experiences and observation. Project reports summarize and assess the program and participants and additional materials include completed application packets, schedules and communications...
Dates of Materials: 1960-1970

Student, 1967

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 308, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA summer project in Finland is a program offering participants the opportunity to meet and learn from members of the Finnish Student Christian Movement, explore social, education and political issues affecting students in Finland and increase international understanding. Program outlines and reports summarize and assess the project and outline the proposed schedule. Additional documents include completed application packets, project evaluations and reports. 

Dates of Materials: 1967

Student, circa 1965-1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 308, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA summer project in India is a program offering participants the opportunity to meet and participate in seminars and discussions with Indian students. The seminar explores the social, political, cultural, religious and educational climate in India. Program outlines and reports summarize and assess the project and outline the proposed schedule. Additional documents include completed application packets, project evaluations, project proposals, papers and reports. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1965-1968

Student, 1962-1965

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 308, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents The National Student YWCA summer project in Jacksonville, Florida is project aimed at speeding the desegregation of schools. A detailed project report assesses the project and includes reports on each area of Jacksonville. It also provides background on why Jacksonville was selected, the preparation required in planning the project, context to the segregation problem in Jacksonville and information on the organizations supporting and collaborating with the National Student YWCA. Additional...
Dates of Materials: 1962-1965

Student, circa 1964-1965

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 308, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents The National Student YWCA summer project in Latin America is a program offering participants the opportunity to meet and learn in Latin America exploring social, education and political issues affecting students and increasing international understanding. Program outlines and reports summarize and assess the project and outline the proposed schedule. Additional documents include completed application packets, project evaluations, itineraries, materials sent to participants in preparation for...
Dates of Materials: circa 1964-1965

Student, circa 1912-1951

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 130, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations, activities, program and cooperation with other organizations. Documents include lists and registration cards of affiliated student associations, National Student YWCA seventy-fifth anniversary celebration programs and planning materials, basic standards of affiliation for student associations, committee reports, lists of associations classified by college type and documents concerning cooperation with outside organizations. As...
Dates of Materials: circa 1912-1951

Student, 1912-1933

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 133, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the constitution and governance of student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Membership in an affiliated association of the YWCA of the U.S.A. during the early years of its existence requires membership in an evangelical Christian church. Student associations request an alternate personal basis for membership to allow members that do not fulfill such a requirement. Documents include bulletins, pamphlets, articles, reports and minutes discussing the proposed change...
Dates of Materials: 1912-1933

Student, circa 1924-1928

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 133, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the constitution and governance of student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A.The National Student Assembly, the governing body of the National Student Y.W.C.A., appoints a commission to study the standards of affiliation to the national organization and following this appoint a purpose commission to recommend a new statement of purpose for student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include proposed standards and purpose statements, minutes and reports...
Dates of Materials: circa 1924-1928

Student, circa 1884-1951

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. National Student Assembly standards commission for student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. The commission is formed to study the relationship of the national student organization to local associations and their role on college campuses and make recommendations for basic standards for affiliated student YWCA of the U.S.A. associations. Later, the Constitution and Standards Committee studies the standards of affiliations outlines the standards...
Dates of Materials: circa 1884-1951

Student, circa 1922-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the cooperation between the Student Department of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and local associations, communities, city associations, country communities and Girl Reserve clubs. Cooperation with communities includes consideration of the college campus as a community, the community where the campus is located and the communities where girls live and work. Reports, notes, minutes, correspondence and pamphlets suggest ways in which the student associations may cooperate with...
Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1950

Student, 1920-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning cooperation between the student department and industrial department of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Joint conferences are held to discuss the relationship between the two groups and how they can help each other out and better understand one another. Reports document cooperative work in local associations and regions and include summaries of how local student and industrial clubs are working together. Student industrial summer projects are organized in cities around the...
Dates of Materials: 1920-1950

Student, circa 1922-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with international students and the National Student Y.W.C.A.'s cooperation with international organizations. To encourage cooperative and inclusive student work, the Education Division of the National Board of the YWCA of the U.S.A. devises a program of education to share information of general international culture and student needs and to respond to emphases decided at national conventions. In addition, to education programs,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1950

Student, circa 1922-1949

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Minutes, reports and discussion notes concerning efforts to educate student associations on issues of race and encourage inclusive associations throughout the National Student YWCA. Interracial education committees, as part of the National Student Y.W.C.A. and the National Intercollegiate Christian Council, advise local associations through correspondence, provide materials and make advisory visits. Committee minutes and reports of YWCA of the U.S.A. Interracial Education Secretaries provide...
Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1949

Student, 1931-1941

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 134, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning efforts to educate student associations on issues of race and encourage inclusive associations in the student associations of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Commissions and committees of the National Student Y.W.C.A and the National Intercollegiate Christian Council advise local associations and regional contacts on matters of inclusivity and race relations, provide materials for education and reference and organize efforts to create an inclusive student program. In addition to...
Dates of Materials: 1931-1941

Student, 1910-1943

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 135, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the National Student YWCA interracial education program and incentives to address issues of racism in associations and college campuses. Program materials include suggestions for planning, implementing and evaluating interracial programming in student associations in addition to reports by Yolanda B. Wilkerson of her study to evaluate interracial campus programs and suggest steps for improvement. Visitation and field secretary reports provide narrative account of the...
Dates of Materials: 1910-1943

Student, 1929-1945

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 135, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the National Student YWCA interracial education program and incentives to address issues of racism in associations and college campuses. Reports include regional reports of racism and race relations in student associations as well as the report of a detailed study presenting data and analysis of the interracial education practices of the National Student Council since its beginning in 1922. Other documents include correspondence concerning the admission of Harriet Town,...
Dates of Materials: 1929-1945

Student, circa 1923-1945

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 135, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Reports concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A. on junior college campuses and documents concerning the Intervarsity Christian Fellowship. Intervarsity Christian Fellowship, an interdenominational evangelical Christian student organization, provides biblically based publications, bible studies and activities on college campuses in the United States. Documents include issues of "HIS" magazine, pamphlets advertising the group and a term paper by a student critical of the organization. Studies and...
Dates of Materials: circa 1923-1945

Student, 1929-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 138, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports of the annual meetings of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and the National Student Assembly of the YWCA of the U.S.A. These governing bodies meet to hear reports from committees of the National Student Y.W.C.A., discuss the program and emphases for the student associations and the national movement, vote on policy and pass resolutions and recommendations. The National Student Y.W.CA. participates as a member of the National Intercollegiate Christian...
Dates of Materials: 1929-1950

Student, 1922-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 138, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Minutes, reports, correspondence and notes of the committees of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Reports summarize the committee's work for the previous term, discuss problems and opportunities faced and make recommendations for future work. Meeting minutes and notes follow the discussion and decision making of the committees. Other documents include charters, lists of committee members and statements of recommendations. 

Dates of Materials: 1922-1950

Student, circa 1926-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 138, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the finance, organization and administration, program and economic education programs of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Reports, minutes and notes of the economic and finance committees of the council concern the efforts to educate student members on basic economics and the social-economic problems they may face and the student's role in social and economic change in addition to the financial policies of the council. Policies, bylaws,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1926-1950

Student, 1926-1946

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 138, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Reports and meeting minutes of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Reports summarize the activities of the council for the previous term, discuss the purpose and aims of the National Student Y.W.C.A., report of the social, economic and religious problems important to the members and discuss future activities and emphases. Staff meetings provide an opportunity for council members to meet and unite under their common purpose and aims, discuss matters of national importance...
Dates of Materials: 1926-1946

Student, circa 1907-1938

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 138, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. work in normal, private and professional schools as well as program and policy documents for the National Student YWCA. Reports, notes and minutes concerning work with normal, private and professional schools include discussion of their relationship to the National Student YWCA and other student associations, descriptions of the work and activities at those types of institutions, problems and challenges unique to the groups, and updates from specific...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1938

Student, circa 1922-1944

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 146, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Religious resources and documents concerning the reorganization of the Student division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Religious resources include discussion guidelines and pamphlets addressing the role of religion on the college campus and in the work of student associations. Reorganization of the student division responds to the changing needs of the college students and the national student movements. Studies and reports are made prior to discussion and proposals. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1922-1944

Student, 1920-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 146, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Annual, visitation and summary reports from the National Student YWCA. Summary reports analyze the submitted annual reports from student staff and student associations. Other reports include assessments of regional visits, monthly report forms and annual reports assessing and summarizing the work of the student movement as a whole. 

Dates of Materials: 1920-1950

Student, circa 1936-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 146, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the staff meetings, standards study, Student Volunteer Movement and studies of the National Student YWCA. Staff meeting minutes concern the personnel needs of the student division, leadership training, the implementation of the program and emphases of the National Student Council. Two standards studies are conducted to assess the structure and organization of the student division, its relationship to the parts of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its relationship to other...
Dates of Materials: circa 1936-1950

Student, circa 1936-1950

 File — Box: 2, Reel: 146, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the United Student Christian Council, United Student Peace Committee, University Christian Mission and World Mission of Christianity, organizations working with student associations. The United Student Christian Council is an organization of student Christian organizations to encourage unity between organizations and across denominations, discuss together the common issues faced by students, discuss the role of Christianity in campus life and social problems and decide...
Dates of Materials: circa 1936-1950

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