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Women -- Education (Higher)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Conventions, first, 1906-1964

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2, Reel: 26, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. National Conventions and programs and reports of the First National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. National Conventions are held to discuss matters of national importance, conduct business requiring votes and consensus and to unite under a common cause. Conventions are held every two or three years with a gap during World War II. Materials begin with lists of delegates for conventions through 1964....
Dates: 1906-1964

Conventions, fourteenth, 1936

 File — Box 1: Series 1; Series 2, Reel: 32, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning participation by proxy at the Fourteenth National Convention of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. For junior members of the YWCA of the U.S.A., the only representatives at convention are the local junior members and adult leaders of groups from around the country. For the Fourteenth Convention, in order to get representation from more junior members, fifty associations were chosen to discuss and report on the topics of education and...
Dates: 1936

Economics, education and family relations, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 229, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. economic, education and family life programs. Economics materials include correspondence to elected officials and an official statement from the YWCA of the U.S.A. showing support for the Reciprocal Trade Agreement. Education materials include documents concerning the American Council of Education and YWCA of the U.S.A. Fund for Adult Education projects. American Council of Education documents include a pamphlet explaining the history of the organization...
Dates: 1951-1960

Leadership, 1908-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the training of secretaries and leaders of the YWCA of the U.S.A. To ensure adequately trained staff and their continuing development several methods of training are used. The fellowship in training program is a fellowship opportunity for women interested in social work in the YWCA of the U.S.A. Women accepted into the two year fellowship receive a stipend to complete graduate work in the field of social work and complete training requirements at a local association....
Dates: 1908-1950

Leadership, 1908-1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Course catalogues for the National Training School of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America. The school offers graduate courses to experienced YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries, men and women working in related fields and those looking to redirect their careers to a related field. Course catalogues explain entrance requirements, provide the course schedule and content for the upcoming term and provide information on instructors. 
Dates: 1908-1930

Leadership, 1917-1933

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents The National Training School of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America offers graduate courses for experienced YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries, men and women working in related fields and those looking to redirect their careers to a related field. A historical overview of the school from its unofficial beginnings in 1891 through its status in 1918 describes the school's development and origins commenting on the courses of study, the development of the course...
Dates: 1917-1933

Leadership, circa 1892-1939

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents The National Training School of the Young Women's Christian Associations of the United States of America offers graduate courses for experienced YWCA of the U.S.A. secretaries, men and women working in related fields and those looking to redirect their careers to a related field. Correspondence, minutes and reports concern the formation, development, assessment and content of the National Training School. For those interested in specific training or not enrolled in the training school, the YWCA...
Dates: circa 1892-1939

Leadership, 1937-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. summer school courses. To develop leaders within the YWCA of the U.S.A. and offer development opportunities for those interested in association and social work, the YWCA of the U.S.A. Department of Study coordinates summer training courses. Courses are offered on YWCA of the U.S.A. association method and administration and in cooperation with universities and professional schools courses are offered on social work and group work. Evaluation forms from...
Dates: 1937-1946

Leadership, 1931-1936

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. summer school courses. To develop leaders within the YWCA of the U.S.A. and offer development opportunities for those interested in association and social work, the YWCA of the U.S.A. Department of Study coordinates summer training courses. Courses are offered on YWCA of the U.S.A. association method and administration and in cooperation with universities and professional schools courses are offered on social work and group work. Narrative reports,...
Dates: 1931-1936

Leadership, 1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 114, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. summer school courses. To develop leaders within the YWCA of the U.S.A. and offer development opportunities for those interested in association and social work, the YWCA of the U.S.A. Department of Study coordinates summer training courses. Course materials concern work with Girl Reserve clubs and issues that arise working with high school and junior high school girls and methods for Girl Reserve work. 
Dates: 1930

Leadership, 1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 115, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. summer school courses. To develop leaders within the YWCA of the U.S.A. and offer development opportunities for those interested in association and social work, the YWCA of the U.S.A. Department of Study coordinates summer training courses. Courses are offered on YWCA of the U.S.A. association method and administration, work with Girl Reserve, work with employed women, group work and general secretaryship. Narrative reports, pamphlets and outlines concern...
Dates: 1930

Leadership, 1916-1929

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 115, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. summer school courses. To develop leaders within the YWCA of the U.S.A. and offer development opportunities for those interested in association work and social work, the YWCA of the U.S.A. offers summer training courses through the National Training School and the Extension Training Division. Courses are offered on YWCA of the U.S.A. association method and administration, work with Girl Reserve, work with employed women, rural associations, physical...
Dates: 1916-1929

Leadership, circa 1929-1951

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3, Reel: 115, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents YWCA of the U.S.A. training project budgets, statements, workshop materials and documents concerning the YWCA School for Professional Workers. To develop leadership skills and train secretaries in method and techniques used in the diverse sections of the YWCA of the U.S.A., training workshops, summer schools, seminars and institutes are offered by the YWCA of the U.S.A. Budget forms track the expenses incurred and fees collected for such training courses. Leadership workshops offer sessions on...
Dates: circa 1929-1951

Mary Aickin Rothschild papers

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00573
Overview Mary Logan Rothschild is an Emeritus Professor of women and gender studies at Arizona State University and has taught there since 1975; she was instrumental in the founding of its women's studies program in 1977. From 2000 to 2002, Rothschild and Kathryn Kish Sklar, in cooperation with the Sophia Smith Collection, implemented the Living U.S. Women's History Oral History Project. Her papers document her career as professor and include research and oral history materials for various projects.
Dates: 1964 - 2006

Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund records

 Collection
Identifier: SSC-MS-00354
Overview International organization. Records of officers, Board of Trustees and directors, and annual meetings make up approximately half of the collection. Correspondence and memoranda are extensive. The other half consists of files of various committees, including the Project Grants Committee, whose members screen grant applications and semi-annually recommend the most promising ones to the Board of Trustees and directors for funding. Records of the Virginia Gildersleeve International Fund (VGIF)...
Dates: 1969 - 2012