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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 310 Collections and/or Records:

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1950-1955

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 241, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Planning, program and post assembly materials for the fourth and fifth National Student Assembly of the YWCA and YMCA. National student assemblies are joint meetings of delegates from the National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA to discuss key national and international issues affecting students and decide on the direction of the movement for the coming years. Materials include correspondence and preparatory materials to delegates such as discussion guides, readings, assembly...
Dates of Materials: 1950-1955

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 241, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents

Minutes and reports of the committees of the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA. Most of the documents are from the administrative committee followed by other committee's minutes and reports arranged alphabetically. The largest portion of the materials are from the administrative committee, concerning matters of budget, policy, procedure and program implementation. 

Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1955-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 241, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents

Leadership training schools located in New York and California combine academic study, cooperative living environments, religious instruction and instruction in YWCA and YMCA methods to train students to become leaders in student associations. Documents include school brochures, course outlines and notes, reports and correspondence to attendees. 

Dates of Materials: 1955-1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1952-1957

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the history of the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA and its publication "The Intercollegian." The National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA, or NSCY, meet annually between quadrennial assemblies to discuss the direction of the student Christian movement and make policy and practice decisions. Prior to a name change in 1951 the NSCY was organized under the National Intercollegiate Christian Council (NICC). Both organizations unite the work of the...
Dates of Materials: 1952-1957

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1954

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning leadership training schools of the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY). Leadership training schools located in New York and California combine academic study, cooperative living environments, religious instruction and instruction in YWCA and YMCA methods to train students to become leaders in student associations. Documents include school brochures, course outlines, notes, reports and correspondence to attendees. 

Dates of Materials: 1951-1954

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Completed applications for the 1959 participants in leadership training schools of the National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA. 

Dates of Materials: 1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1952-1961

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) membership policies, leadership, program development and relationships to other organizations. Membership policies and practices are developed to reflect the values of the organization and its members. Documents include membership study questionnaires and compilations of results for a study of the membership statement of purpose and membership requirements. Lists of officers and minutes of staff meetings concern the...
Dates of Materials: 1952-1961

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Minutes, agendas and reports of National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) staff meetings. Meetings include discussions on the role of national and regional staff, program development and emphases and training methods. Staff meetings also include reports from conferences and assemblies.

Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the development of staff of the National Student YWCA, National Student YMCA and the National Councils of the YMCA and YWCA. Staff seminars are open to any professional staff member of student associations. They offer focused training on methods of work in student associations, leadership techniques and practices for addressing common concerns among college students. To increase staff understanding of the Christian purpose of the National Student YWCA and National...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1953-1955

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Reports of National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) community service projects in Chicago, Illinois. These summer community service programs offer students from Christian student associations to learn about complex urban communities, serve a real need in Chicago through community service and develop personally through shared experiences and discussions. Reports provide context and background to the purpose of the programs, describe and evaluate the programs and include short...
Dates of Materials: 1953-1955

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1956-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA college summer service group programs. The programs place participants in a church or social agency to gain experience working in an urban environment, develop their leadership skills and train in group work. In addition to job experience, the program includes workshops and discussion opportunities to complement the experiences. Documents include evaluation reports of individuals and of the total program, planning committee...
Dates of Materials: 1956-1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1955

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA college summer service group programs. The program places participants in a church or social agency so that they may gain experience working in an urban environment and develop their leadership and group work skills. In addition to job experience, the program includes workshops and discussion opportunities. Documents include program reports reflecting on the participants' experiences, director's reports evaluating and...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1955

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1957-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents

Applicants' files for students applying for the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA summer projects. Applicant files include completed application forms, application essays, reference forms, skills summaries and related correspondence. 

Dates of Materials: 1957-1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 242, microdex: 11
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA USSR exchange program. The National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA exchange program with the Soviet Union is an opportunity for students from the United States and the Soviet Union to spend time in each other's countries, develop international understanding, learn leadership skills and share their own experiences with others. Documents are grouped by those pertaining to trip preparation and those concerning the trip...
Dates of Materials: 1960

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1958-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA USSR exchange program. The National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA exchange program with the Soviet Union is an opportunity for students from the United States and the Soviet Union to spend time in each other's countries, develop international understanding, learn leadership skills and share their own experiences with others. Preparatory materials include travel advice for Americans visiting the Soviet Union and study...
Dates of Materials: 1958-1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1959

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Student and staff reports of National Student Councils from the YMCA and YWCA student industrial seminars. Student industrial seminar participants find industrial jobs, live in cooperative living situations and develop leadership skills. In addition, the program and discussions investigate the role of Christianity in labor issues and the overall industrial work climate. 

Dates of Materials: 1951-1959

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1957

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) international summer seminars. NSCY international summer seminars offer students the opportunity to visit several European Countries studying foreign relations and increasing international understanding as they travel. Documents are grouped by year and vary in the type and amount of materials that are included. Each year includes at least one report, from the director or participants, and may also include brochures,...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1957

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1958

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 4
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) summer projects. NSCY summer projects combine work experience, discussion sessions and group living to offer student participants a chance to expand job experiences, develop personally and spiritually and meet students from other associations. The Seattle Internes in Community Service and Industry project focuses on community awareness and social work training while the Martha's Vineyard Leadership Seminar focuses...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1958

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1958

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents Documents concerning National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) summer projects. NSCY summer projects combine work experience, discussion sessions and group living to offer student participants a chance to expand job experiences, develop personally and spiritually and meet students from other associations. Summer projects focus on different areas of development and experience including the federal government processes and legislators, community service, social work, employment in...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1958

National Student Councils YMCA and YWCA, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 243, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the National Student Councils of the YMCA and YWCA (NSCY) Washington, D.C. project. NSCY summer projects combine work experience, discussion sessions and group living to offer student participants a chance to expand job experiences, develop personally and spiritually and meet students from other associations. At the Washington Student Citizenship seminar participants gain an understanding of the democratic process in the United States, work in a federal agency and learn...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

National Student YWCA Administrative Committee minutes, 1965-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 371, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA Administrative Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for the administration of the program and operations of the Student Division. Meetings include reports from committees and special projects, discussion of staff and personnel needs and discussion of program and emphases for the Student Division.

Dates of Materials: 1965-1970

National Student YWCA Administrative Committee minutes, 1958-1964

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 372, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA Administrative Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for the administration of the program and operations of the Student Division. Meetings include reports from committees and special projects, discussion of staff and personnel needs and discussion of program and emphases for the Student Division.

Dates of Materials: 1958-1964

National Student YWCA Administrative Committee minutes, 1954-1957

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 372, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA Administrative Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for the administration of the program and operations of the Student Division. Meetings include reports from committees and special projects, discussion of staff and personnel needs and discussion of program and emphases for the Student Division.

Dates of Materials: 1954-1957

National Student YWCA Administrative Committee minutes, 1947-1953

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 372, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

The National Student YWCA Administrative Committee of the YWCA of the U.S.A. is responsible for the administration of the program and operations of the Student Division. Meetings include reports from committees and special projects, discussion of staff and personnel needs and discussion of program and emphases for the Student Division.

Dates of Materials: 1947-1953

Pacific Northwest National Student Council minutes and reports, 1950-1955

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 375, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Regional councils of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. are responsible for regional policy making, maintaining the relationship between local student associations, the National Student Council and maintaining the regional budget and staff. Joint meetings with the regional YMCA council encourage collaboration across issues shared by men and women college students of the area. Pacific Northwest Regional Council meetings and reports include discussion of regional conference...
Dates of Materials: 1950-1955

Pacific Northwest National Student Council minutes and reports, 1935-1949

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 375, microdex: 9
Scope and Contents Regional councils of the National Student Council of the YWCA of the U.S.A. are responsible for regional policy making, maintaining the relationship between local student associations, the National Student Council and maintaining the regional budget and staff. Joint meetings with the regional YMCA council encourage collaboration across issues shared by men and women college students of the area. Pacific Northwest Regional Council meetings and reports include discussion of regional conference...
Dates of Materials: 1935-1949

Religion, 1907-1923

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 127, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

YWCA of the U.S.A. pamphlets on religion and the bible and devotional and Bible study exercises.

Dates of Materials: 1907-1923

Religion, 1918-1936

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 127, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Pamphlets, reports and meeting minutes concerning religious education in the YWCA of the U.S.A. and in the United States. Pamphlets concern Bible study courses, discussion of the role of Christianity in social issues and politics, women and Christianity, Christianity and race, Christianity and international relations, interfaith interactions and religious education in schools. Meeting notes and reports include discussions of the role of Christianity and religion in the YWCA of the U.S.A.,...
Dates of Materials: 1918-1936

Student, 1966-1968

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 313, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents

"The Church, the University and Social Policy," the report of the Danforth Study of Campus Ministries. 

Dates of Materials: 1966-1968

Student, 1961-1964

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 313, microdex: 8
Scope and Contents Documents concerning Dr. Dan W. Dodson's study of the National Student YWCA followed by a newsletter and meeting minutes concerning the end of the University Christian Mission. Following the organization wide report, "The Role of the YWCA in a Changing Era," the National Student YWCA pursues a study of the role of the student association in the changing social, political and education scenes. In addition to the final report documents include minutes of the Dodson report committee, report...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1964