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College students -- Religious life

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 310 Collections and/or Records:

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, 1967-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 307, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

The Commission on New Directions of the National Student YWCA was created to bring new life to the organization, explore the role of the student YWCA and ensure that the movement remains vibrant, active, functional and relevant. It is both a philosophical and organizational study. The commission's reports set the background and share the results and recommendations of the commission. Additional materials include working papers, meeting minutes and correspondence. 

Dates of Materials: 1967-1970

Student, 1955-1965

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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, circa 1964-1965

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], 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, 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

Student, 1966-1969

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 314, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the formation, work and end of the University Christian Movement (UCM), the successor organization to the National Student Christian Federation. Described in an article from the "Presbyterian Survey" as a "loose federation of student groups interested in social change," the UCM united local student Christian groups behind shared goals and facilitates information sharing and learning. Minutes and reports of UCM assemblies document the movement's directions, program and...
Dates of Materials: 1966-1969

Student, 1960-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 314, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents Minutes and reports of the World Student Christian Federation followed by documents concerning the relationship between the National Student YWCA and the National Student YMCA. The World Student Christian Federation is an international organization uniting student Christian movements across racial and national lines through facilitating conferences, cooperation and the exchange of ideas. The relationship between the National Student YWCA and National Student YMCA is explored through...
Dates of Materials: 1960-1970

Student, 1960-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 314, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the program, management, role and functions of the National Student YWCA including records of consultations and meetings, papers and reports exploring the role of the National Student YWCA as a Christian movement in social change, regional reports and general correspondence and communications. 

Dates of Materials: 1960-1970

Student, 1920-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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, 1951-1960

 File — Box 3: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156015], Reel: 249, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents Documents concerning the World University Service, an organization created to increase international understanding between college and university students through sharing resources and knowledge and by bringing together students and leaders from diverse backgrounds. The general mission, function and programs of the World University Service can be found in their annual report, meeting minutes and introductory pamphlet. The World University Service has a complex relationship to the...
Dates of Materials: 1951-1960

Student, circa 1912-1951

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

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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, 1926-1946

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], 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, 1961-1970

 File — Box 4: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156007], Reel: 308, microdex: 10
Scope and Contents National Student YWCA minutes and reports on summer projects, National Student YWCA publications, and reports on the study of the purpose of the National Student YWCA. Summer project programs offer domestic and international opportunity for student participants and their leaders to engage in community activity, learn about another culture or area and explore issues of education, politics and social problems with other students and leaders. Reports summarize and assess the many summer project...
Dates of Materials: 1961-1970

Student, circa 1907-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 148, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

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 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: Asilomar region, circa 1933-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 138, microdex: 7
Scope and Contents Documents concerning student Christian association activity in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include training seminar workbooks and programs for cabinet members of the Pacific Southwest student YMCA and YWCA, the constitution for the Regional Student Council of YWCA's in the Pacific Southwest, minutes and reports of the Regional Student Council of the YWCA and YMCA in the Pacific Southwest region, minutes of the meetings of the Executive Committee of...
Dates of Materials: circa 1933-1950

Student: Asilomar region, 1934-1941

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 1
Scope and Contents

Workbooks, programs and schedules for conferences of junior college student YWCA and YMCA associations in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Conferences provide an opportunity for members of junior college Christian associations to meet, share ideas and discuss the national program as it relates to the junior college campus. Asilomar and Pacific Southwest region continues through reel 139, microdex 6 of the YWCA of the U.S.A. records. 

Dates of Materials: 1934-1941

Student: Asilomar region, 1931-1942

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 2
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Student YWCA and Student YMCA in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. 

Dates of Materials: 1931-1942

Student: Asilomar region, 1926-1930

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 3
Scope and Contents

Newsletters from the Student YWCA in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region covering California, Utah, Nevada and Arizona.

Dates of Materials: 1926-1930

Student: Asilomar region, 1927-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 5
Scope and Contents

Reports of the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the National Student YWCA. Monthly reports to the National Student Council are submitted using standard forms and collect information concerning meetings attended, campuses visited, materials prepared, regional developments, how the secretary's day were divided and interviews conducted. General regional reports include reports on international work, junior college visits and the report, "Two Weeks of Work in California." 

Dates of Materials: 1927-1950

Student: Asilomar region, 1934-1950

 File — Box 2: Series 2; Series 3 [Barcode: 310183630156023], Reel: 139, microdex: 6
Scope and Contents

Documents concerning the activities, conferences, programming and administration of student Christian associations in the Asilomar (Pacific Southwest) region of the YWCA of the U.S.A. Documents include conference and assembly programs and workbooks, association program suggestions and materials, letters and reports concerning the Japanese internment in California, pamphlets for summer work projects and regional advisory council minutes. 

Dates of Materials: 1934-1950