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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 180 Collections and/or Records:

Student, circa 1952-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 2
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Handbooks, discussion notes and pamphlets concerning the World's Student Christian Federation, its relationship with other organizations, it relationship as a lay Christian movement to churches and the overall mission and purpose of the organization. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1960

Student, circa 1952-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YMCA of the USA's student work and miscellaneous documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s National Student YWCA programs and activities. Reports of studies of the program and activities of the National Student YMCA summarize the current scope of the student work of the YMCA to inform the future direction of the movement and the organization and functions of the National Student Council of the YMCA is established in its bylaws. Materials concerning the program...
Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1960

Student, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 147, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the student work of the National YMCA. In response to the changing climate on college campuses following World War II and a reorganization of the YMCA, the Campbell Commission and Commission on the Message and Mission of the Student YMCA study the purpose and aims of the student YMCA and its future. Reports and minutes of the commission's concern the beginnings of the commissions and the need for study, the process and approach to study and the results of the...
Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1950

Student, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 148, microdex: 1
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Pamphlets and documents concerning the National Student YWCA. Pamphlets are arranged alphabetically by title and concern such topics as the role of Christianity in the college student's life, the role of Christianity in addressing social and economic problems, Christian education and the purpose, aims and functions of student associations. Other documents include a student issue of "Womans Press" magazine, reports of the student Christian movement, bibliographies and program suggestions. 

Dates of Materials: circa 1907-1950

Student, 1912-1933

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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, circa 1922-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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 1923-1945

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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, circa 1922-1944

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 146, microdex: 3
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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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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

Student, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 240, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student conferences, constitutions and bylaws, and finances. Conferences, trainings and workshops for members and leaders of student associations provide training, knowledge sharing and fellowship opportunities. Documents include reports, pamphlets and schedules for a seminar for teachers in training, a report of the history of student YWCA and YMCA conferences, and an outline and report of the Consultation on Human Rights. The Consultation on Human...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

Student, circa 1947-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 240, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations inservice training, the Intervarsity Christian Fellowship and the International Union of Students. Following these documents are lists of National Student YWCA student associations, council members, national officers, regional council members and representatives followed by materials on using loan to finance college. The YWCA of the U.S.A. places a lot of value on training and developing leadership to strengthen associations. To...
Dates of Materials: circa 1947-1960

Student, circa 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 240, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning membership policy and procedure in the National Student YWCA, National Student Assembly reports and documents concerning the purpose and functions of the United States National Student Associations. Membership in the YWCA of the U.S.A. changes and evolves as the drive towards a more inclusive organization increases. In the National Student YWCA the desire for open and inclusive membership drives discussion and study of a revised membership basis. Notes and reports,...
Dates of Materials: circa 1951-1960

Student, 1949-1961

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 247, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s work with student associations. Annual reports of the College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. summarize the activities of the division as a whole highlighting major emphases, changes and achievements. The headquarters and national staff for the National Student YWCA are listed in rosters that also indicate the type of staff and area of work. Two recurring emphases for the National Student YWCA is the role of religion in the...
Dates of Materials: 1949-1961

Student, circa 1952-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 247, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the management and operations of the College and University Division of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and notes on the Student Volunteer Movement. The College and University Division is responsible for the administration of the student program that includes the work of the National Student YWCA. College and University Division staff meeting minutes and notes concern the staff needs, duties and division policies and procedure. Brief statistical reports present collected data on...
Dates of Materials: circa 1952-1960

Student and National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, circa 1934-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning YWCA of the U.S.A. student programs, the structure and organization of the student unit and National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA summer projects. The National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) is the joint governing body of the two student movements. Summer projects combine work experience, recreation and discussions to provide the participants with a meaningful summer experience. Brochures and project descriptions provide an overview of the summer...
Dates of Materials: circa 1934-1960

Student conferences, 1919-1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of YWCA of the U.S.A. National Faculty-Student Conference and national student conferences. The National Faculty-Student Conference is called to examine the role of religion and religious organizations in higher education and the lives of college students. In addition to conference materials documents include record of the conference's efforts to be inclusive in attendance and accommodations. A letter to student christian...
Dates of Materials: 1919-1930

Student conferences, 1922-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of regional meetings of student Christian associations in New England. Early conferences begin as meetings of the New England YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations and in 1937 YMCA student groups are invited to the first Student Christian Movement of New England joint summer conference. Student associations meet at conferences to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems...
Dates of Materials: 1922-1950

Student conferences, 1911-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of regional meetings of student Christian associations in New York. New York conferences of the Student Christian Movement, joint YWCA-YMCA conferences, are preceded by conferences of the New York YWCA of the U.S.A. student associations. Student Christian associations meet in Silver Bay, New York to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student...
Dates of Materials: 1911-1950

Student conferences, 1940-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 5
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Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of regional meetings of Rocky Mountain region student Christian associations. Conferences of the Rocky Mountain Region Student Christian Movement, joint YWCA-YMCA conferences, meet in Estes Park, Colorado to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. 

Dates of Materials: 1940-1946

Student conferences, 1913-1939

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of Rocky Mountain region meetings of student Christian associations. Conferences of the Rocky Mountain Region Student Christian Movement, joint YWCA-YMCA conferences, meet in Estes Park, Colorado to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. Early conferences are student associations from the YWCA of the U.S.A. only. 

Dates of Materials: 1913-1939

Student conferences, 1919-1948

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 7
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Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of Seabeck region meetings of student Christian associations. Joint YWCA-YMCA Pacific Northwest regional conferences meet in Seabeck, Washington to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. Early conferences are student associations from the YWCA of the U.S.A. only. 

Dates of Materials: 1919-1948

Student conferences, 1947-1949

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 132, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of southern region meetings of student Christian associations. Joint YWCA-YMCA Southern region conferences meet to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. 

Dates of Materials: 1947-1949

Student conferences, 1936-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 133, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of southern region meetings of student Christian associations. Joint YWCA-YMCA Southern region conferences meet to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. As the YWCA of the U.S.A. continues to grapple with segregation and inclusion there remain separate conferences for white only attendance and African American attendance in...
Dates of Materials: 1936-1946

Student conferences, 1912-1935

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 133, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of southern region meetings of student Christian associations. Joint YWCA-YMCA Southern region conferences meet to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. As the YWCA of the U.S.A. continues to grapple with segregation and inclusion there remain separate conferences for white only attendance and African American attendance in...
Dates of Materials: 1912-1935

Student conferences, 1936-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 133, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the planning, proceedings and evaluation of southwestern region meetings of student Christian associations. Joint YWCA-YMCA southwestern regional conferences meet to discuss the role of religion on campus and in their lives, social, economic and political problems and trends in the student Christian movement. Annual regional conferences in Hollister Missouri are open to all students and faculty, white and African American, at schools in Arkansas, Texas, Oklahoma and...
Dates of Materials: 1936-1946