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Committee on Student Affairs Records, 1968-1993
2 boxes (0.625 linear ft.)
Collection number: RG 3.3.10 (LD 7082 A1)

Abstract:
Records of the Committee on Student Affairs, established in 1968 to encourage student participation in the development of social life regulations at Mount Holyoke College, date from 1968-1993 and consist of agenda and minutes, correspondence, reports, questionnaires, proposals, petitions, drafts, newspaper articles and press releases, memoranda, and lists.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

Records for 1968-1976 are unrestricted. All other records are restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from the 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 Student Affairs was established in 1968 as an ad hoc committee of the Mount Holyoke Board of Trustees on the recommendation of the Board of Trustees Committee on Religion and Student Life. The role of the Committee was to encourage student participation in the development of social life regulations at the College. Committee members included trustees, faculty members, administrators, and students.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

Committee on Student Affairs Records date from 1968-1993 and consist of agenda and minutes, correspondence, reports, questionnaires, proposals, petitions, drafts, newspaper articles and press releases, memoranda, and lists. The records concern use of alcoholic beverages, cigarettes, and drugs by students, student access to dormitory keys, dress codes, parietals, off-campus housing, dining services, the creation of a campus center in Blanchard Hall, campus security, room choosing, multicultural and multiracial relations, and the honor code.


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

Records for 1968-1976 are unrestricted. All other records are restricted to use by the Board of Trustees for 50 years from the 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 Student Affairs 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


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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--1968-1993.
  • Mount Holyoke College--Students.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Religion and Student Life.
  • Mount Holyoke College. Board of Trustees. Committee on Student Affairs.
  • Mount Holyoke College.--Administration.
  • Multiculturalism--Massachusetts--South Hadley.
  • Student activities--Massachusetts--South Hadley.
  • Women college students--Massachusetts--South Hadley.

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


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