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Berea College -- Campus life


Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Berea College Yearbooks: "The Chimes" and other titles

Identifier: RG 12-12.07

The official yearbook of Berea College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1913, 1916, 1921-2020

Committee on Student Life (1968-1969)

Identifier: RG 10-10.17
Abstract In April 1968, President Willis D. Weatherford appointed an ad-hoc committee with the charge of studying various aspects of student life at Berea and recommending to the Cabinet and Faculty modifications and improvements in current policies and practices (including judicial procedures). The Committee on Student Life included student members and served under the chairmanship of Martha Pride. Committee work resulted in a final report containing recommendations for a revised system of rules and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1968-1969

Deans Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.40
Abstract Committee of Berea College Deans and College Registrar.  The committee discussed and made decisions and created policy regarding a variety of matters such as student and campus group requests; registration and scheduling; residence hall and campus life; class, labor, chapel and convocation attendance; rules for men and women; permissions to leave campus; student orientation and advising; leaves of absence, readmissions, and probations; extra-curricular activities and campus events, and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1949-1977

Deans Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.41

Committee of Berea College Deans and College Registrar. The committee discussed and made decisions and created policy regarding a variety of academic and campus matters.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1977-2001

Francis S. Hutchins Papers

Identifier: RG 03-3.05
Abstract Francis Stephenson Hutchins (b. 1902), a native of Northfield, Massachusetts, was educated at Oberlin College (A.B., 1923) and Yale University (M.A., 1933). Having worked in China as an undergraduate, Hutchins returned to China as an instructor in 1925 as part of the Yale-in-China Association's educational mission. Forced to leave China in 1939 during the Japanese invasion, Hutchins was appointed president of Berea College to succeed his father—William J. Hutchins.  Hutchins served as...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1924-1979

John Bell Stephenson Papers, 1984-1994

Identifier: RG 03-3.07
Abstract John Bell Stephenson (1937-1994) was born in Staunton, Virginia, to Louis Stephenson and Edna Moles Stephenson. Stephenson earned a B.A. in sociology in 1959 from the College of William and Mary and his M.A. in sociology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 1961. From 1961 until 1964 hetaught at Lees-McRae College in Banner Elk, North Carolina, where he met and married his colleague Jane Ellen Baucom. During his time in Banner Elk, John Stephenson developed a passion to...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1984 - 1994

Lilly Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.25

The Lilly Committee was tasked with researching and writing a proposal for a grant of the Lilly Endowment to improve racial and ethnic diversity and campus climate.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1991

Lucille Cooper Photographic Collection

Identifier: RG 09-9.09

Lucille Cooper taught Home Economics at Berea College in the 1950s.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1953-1954

News Bureau Vertical Files

Identifier: RG 05-5.23VF

News releases, articles and write ups of the Berea College News Bureau.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1965-1979

Paul David Nelson Papers

Identifier: RG 09-9.33
Abstract Paul David Nelson (Dave) came from Patrick County, Virginia to attend Berea College, graduating in 1965. He went on to Duke University for a master’s degree and then a Ph.D. After a brief stint at Villanova University, he returned to Berea to teach in 1970, becoming Julian-Van Dusen professor in 1993. From 1992 to 2003 he served as chair of the History Department.  Nelson won the Seabury Award for Excellence in Teaching in 1996 and retired from Berea College in 2005. Nelson published eight...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: c. 1970-2021

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