Archives and Special Collections
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Title:Student Activities Office records
Dates:1941-2010 (bulk 1980-1995)
Call Number:A45

Scope and Content Note

The collection documents over 300 clubs and organizations, providing insight into student life primarily during the 1980s through the 1990s. Records on each organization typically consists of: a proposal to start the specific group, a request for provisional status, a request for full recognition, a letter granting full recognition to the organization, program planning guides, and officer rosters.

This collection is organized into three series: 1. Administration; 2. Student Organizations; and 3.Legal Services Student Case Files. Within Series 1 are general information and regulations pertaining to all student organizations. Within Series 2 are 12 categories of clubs and organizations. Extensive files exist for the Northeastern University Flying Huskies, the Students Aligned for Nuclear Disarmament (SAND), and the WRBB radio station. Within Series 3 are individual case files on students who sought legal assistance from the Group Legal Services Corporation.