All-University Council records, A1088
Collection Scope and Contents
This collection contains correspondence, reports presented to the Council, various drafts of reports created by its sub-committees, and the final All-University Council report that was presented to Colgate's Board of Trustees.
- Creation: 1943-1961
- Colgate University. All-University Council (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.
The All-University Council held its first meeting in October 1959. It aimed to undertake "a comprehensive review which hopefully would lead to recommendations regarding the aims, policies and ambitions regarding the Colgate of the future." The council consisted of three representatives each of trustees, alumni, faculty, administrators, and students. It divided its focus among three areas: The Faculty and the Educational Program, The Student Body and Undergraduate Life, and The Administration and Financial Affairs.
Clarence Myers, To the members of the All-University Council..., 1959 October 21, A1088, All-University Council records, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries. The All-University Council, Report to the Board of Trustees of Colgate University, January 26, 1961, A1088, All-University Council records, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.
.6 Cubic Feet
Language of Materials
- Guide to the All-University Council records
- Sarah Keen, Lisa King, and Allyson Smally
- July 28, 2015
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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