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Committee on Religion and Student Life Records, 1966-1972
1 box (0.2 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 3.3.8 (LD 7082 A1)

Abstract:
The Committee on Religion and Student Life (earlier, the Committee on Religion) was created in 1965 to consider issues relating to both religion and student behavior at Mount Holyoke College. Records dating from 1966-1972 consist of agenda for meetings, correspondence and memoranda, reports, policy statements, proposals, lists, and statistics.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

Records restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from date of record creation.

Restrictions on use:

Use of the collection is governed by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
South Hadley, MA

Historical Note

The Committee on Religion and Student Life (earlier, the Committee on Religion) was created in 1965. The new Committee expanded the purview of the Committee on Religion to include consideration of regulation concerning student behavior and other aspects of student life at Mount Holyoke College.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Records of the Committee on Religion and Student Life contain agenda for meetings, correspondence and memoranda, reports, policy statements, proposals, lists, and statistics. Issues reviewed by members of the Committee included the honor code, use of alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, or drugs by students, regulations concerning keys for students, policies concerning speakers invited to the College, parietals, and chapel attendance by students.


Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

Records restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from date of record creation.

Restrictions on use:

Use of the collection is governed by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S.C.).

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Religion and Student Life Records, Archives and Special Collections, Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, Massachusetts, USA.

History of the Collection

Processing Information

Processed by Patricia J. Albright, 2007. Peter Carini and Juliana Kuipers assisted with the arrangement and description of these records from 1999-2002.


Additional Information
Contact Information
Mount Holyoke College Archives and Special Collections
8 Dwight Hall
50 College St.
South Hadley, MA 01075

Phone: (413) 538-2013
Fax: (413) 538-2370

Email Reference Form: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/forms/areq.htm
URL: http://www.mtholyoke.edu/lits/library/arch/
Language
English


Search Terms
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Subjects
  • Honor system (Higher education)--Massachusetts--South Hadley.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Records and correspondence.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Regulations.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Student life--1967-1969.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Students.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Religion and Student Life.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Religion.
  • Mount Holyoke College.--Administration.
  • Student activities--Massachusetts--South Hadley.
  • Women college students--Religious life--Massachusetts--South Hadley.

Genre terms
  • Corporation records.
  • Minutes.
  • Reports.


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