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Descriptive Summary

Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Organization

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Separated Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

University of Texas Arlington

University of Texas at Arlington Student Congress Records:

A Guide



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas at Arlington. Student Congress.
Title: University of Texas at Arlington Student Congress Records
Inclusive Dates: 1962-1975
Bulk Dates: 1968-1975
Abstract: The Student Congress is one of the principal organs of student government which also includes constituent councils, a student activities board, representation on University committees, and a student judicial board. Prior to Fall 1968, the Student Congress was known as the Student Council. Records include correspondence, memos, minutes, agendas, financial records, proposals, resolutions, reports, newspaper clippings, articles, ballots, surveys, resumes, contracts, newsletters, news releases, lists, evaluation forms, questionnaires, constitution, notes, and printed material. A large part of the records are the files of Ken Curry, Student Congress President from 1973-1974.
Identification: AR260
Extent: 4 boxes (1.6 linear ft.)
Language: Materials are in English.
Repository: Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library

Historical Note

The Student Congress is one of the principal organs of student government which also includes constituent councils, a student activities board, representation on University committees, and a student judicial board. Prior to Fall 1968, the Student Congress was known as the Student Council. The Constitution for the Student Community of the University of Texas at Arlington was drafted in 1969 and approved by the student body in 1971. It established as the principal organs of the student government a Student Congress, Constituent Councils, a Student Activities Board, student representation on selected University Committees and the Student Judicial Board.

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Scope and Contents

Correspondence, memos, minutes, agendas, financial records, proposals, resolutions, reports, newspaper clippings, articles, ballots, surveys, resumes, contracts, newsletters, news releases, lists, evaluation forms, questionnaires, constitution, notes, and printed material. Includes files of several student university committees, also minutes of the city of Arlington’s Environmental Improvement Task Force, 1973. A large part of the records are the files of Ken Curry, Student Congress President from 1973-1974.

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Organization

Arranged alphabetically by subject-document type and thereunder chronologically.

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Restrictions

Access

Open for research.

Literary Rights Statement

Permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, or use by any and all other current or future developed methods or procedures must be obtained in writing from Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library. All rights are reserved and retained regardless of current or future development or laws that may apply to fair use standards.

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Index Terms

These materials are indexed under the following headings in the catalog of The University of Texas at Arlington Library. Researchers desiring materials about related topics, persons or places should search the catalog using these headings.
Persons
Curry, Ken.
Organizations
University of Texas at Arlington.--Student Congress--Records and correspondence.
University of Texas at Arlington--Students.
College student government--Texas--Arlington.
College students--Texas--Arlington.
Arlington Chamber of Commerce (Arlington, Tex.).--Environmental Improvement Task Force--Records and correspondence.
Alternate Titles
University Archives

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Related Material

AR281: Dean of Student Life Papers (1965-1970)

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Separated Material

Unprocessed mss. 93-51: Student Congress Records (1968-1993)

Unprocessed mss. 94-47: Student Congress Records (1977-1990)

Unprocessed mss. 95-12: Student Congress Records (1993-1994)

Unprocessed mss. 95-15: Student Congress Records (1983-1995)

Unprocessed mss. 95-43: Student Congress Records (1989-1991)

Unprocessed mss. 95-55: Student Congress Records (1985-1994)

Unprocessed mss. 98-21: Student Congress Records (1992-1996)

The following materials were discarded:

  • purchase requests paid
  • freshman orientation registration forms
  • wage and salaries printouts
  • department transfers
  • travel requests
  • deposits
  • vouchers
  • pending bills
  • fuplicates

The follow materials were filed with the University Serials:

  • Maverick Monthly
  • Faculty Staff News

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Administrative Information

Citation

University of Texas at Arlington Student Congress Records, AR260, Box Number, Folder Number, Special Collections, The University of Texas at Arlington Library.

Acquisition

Transfer, 1975.

Accessioned as number UA 75-2, UA 75-3.

Processing Information

The collection was received in a roughly organized format.

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Container List

 

Box Folder
1 1 Agendas 1973-1974.
2 Apartment Referral Service 1975.
Letter, letters of agreement, referral cards, sketches, chart.
3 Arlington, City of 1973.
Resumes, letter, note.
4 Athletics 1973-1975.
Memoranda, agreement, letter, notice, newsletter, report, schedules.
5 Bookstore Co-op 1962, 1972-1973.
Magazine articles, correspondence, charter and by-laws, booklet.
6 Budget 1966-1970.
Budget requests, budgets, memorandum.
7 Budget 1970-1973.
Budget requests, reports, memoranda, correspondence, departmental appropriation ledger.
8 Budget 1973-1974.
Budget requests, reports, correspondence, receipts, voucher detail for payroll, travel record, travel voucher, purchase voucher.
9 Budget 1974-1975.
Memoranda, budget review schedule, reports, correspondence, note.
10 Committee: Alcoholic Beverages on Campus 1974-1975.
Memorandum, letter, resolution, proposal.
11 Committee: Self-Study 1972-1974.
Memoranda, list, minutes, questionnaire, report, guidelines, calendar.
12 Constitution 1971.
Student Community Constitution, Liberal Arts Constituent Council Constitution.
13 Correspondence: Arlington Community 1973.
Minutes.
14 Correspondence: Legislators 1973.
Newsletters, lists.
15 Correspondence: Other Universities 1973.
Copies of newspaper clippings, correspondence.
16 Correspondence: W. H. Nedderman 1973-1974.
Memoranda, correspondence, report.
17 Dorms 1973.
Residence Hall Directory.
18 Elections 1972-1974.
Survey, memoranda, decision, notes, election committee, election results, ballot.
19 Executive Committee 1973-1974.
List of programs, correspondence, application, pamphlet, agenda, map, card, note.
20 Free University 1974.
Bulletin, letter.
Box Folder
2 1 Handicapped Students undated
Proposal.
2 Homecoming 1973.
Correspondence, lists, memorandum, news releases, pamphlet.
3 Inventory 1969-1974.
Notices, inventory transaction forms, memorandum, inventory list, inventory update list.
4 Journal and Ledger Accounts 1971-1972.
Activities calendar.
5 Journal and Ledger Accounts 1972-1973.
6 Journal and Ledger Accounts undated
7 Journal and Ledger Accounts undated
8 Judicial Code undated
9 Minorities 1972, 1974.
Statement, complaints, notes, chart, copy of article, questionnaire.
10 Minority Cultural Center 1973-1975.
Lists of library resources, flyer.
11 Minutes 1973-1974.
Student Congress minutes, executive committee minutes.
12 Miscellaneous 1973-1974.
Letters, form, petitions, regulations, request form, lists of names, pamphlets.
13 National Student Association 1972-1974.
Catalogue, correspondence, agendas, tables, receipt, report, memorandum.
14 National Student Association 1975.
Copies of newspaper clippings, letter, information sheet, reports, proposal, memorandum, copies of Senate and House bills, flyers, insurance plan, list, pamphlets, applications, booklet, list of topics, publications list, announcement, legislative draft, resolution.
15 News and Information Service 1973-1974.
News releases, pamphlet.
16 Organizations 1973.
Letter, pamphlet, list of organizations.
17 Overnight Orientation Evaluation undated
Evaluation forms.
18 President's Student Advisory Council 1973-1975.
Memoranda, minutes, list of council members, letter.
Box Folder
3 1 Program: Academic Rights Commission 1973.
Correspondence, notes, application.
2 Program: Apartment Survey 1973-1975.
Survey, letter, cards, questionnaire, notes, printed material, outline, lists.
3 Program: Book Referral undated
Note, information sheet.
4 Program: Campus Forum 1973.
Correspondence, note.
5 Program: Campus Recruitment 1973.
Correspondence, memorandum, report.
6 Program: Discount 1972-1973.
Flyer, letter.
7 Program: Freshman Overnight Orientation 1973-1974.
Agendas, information sheet, registration form, programs, phone lists, notes, letter, evaluation form, card, list.
8 Program: Instructor Course Analysis 1973.
Correspondence, surveys, memorandum, attachment, contract.
9 Program: Legal Aid 1974.
Notes, agreement, report, information sheet, proposal.
10 Program: Letters to Student Congress undated
11 Program: New Student Register 1973-1974.
Note, list, correspondence, agreement, notebook.
12 Program: Special Interests Council 1973.
Letter, statement of purpose.
13 Program: Students for Good Government 1973.
Telegram, resolution, notes, correspondence, flyer, copy of newspaper clipping.
14 Referendums undated
Notes, lists of questions, questionnaires, questionnaire results.
15 Resolutions 1970.
Nos. 30-34.
16 Resolutions 1971.
Nos. 1-29.
17 Resolutions 1971.
Nos. 31-57.
18 Resolutions 1972.
Nos. 1-34.
19 Resolutions 1972.
Nos. 36-76.
20 Resolutions 1973.
Nos. 2-70 (some missing).
21 Resolutions 1974.
Nos. 1-34 (some missing).
22 Rules Committee undated
Recommendations.
23 Special Interest Forms undated
24 Special Interest Forms undated
Box Folder
4 1 Statements 1969-1970.
2 Statements 1970-1971.
3 Statements 1971-1972.
4 Statements 1972-1973.
5 Statements 1973-1974.
6 Student Activity Fee 1968-1973.
Chart, budgets, memoranda, minutes.
7 Student Activity Fee 1974-1975.
Minutes, memoranda, budgets.
8 Student Advisory Board 1974.
Minutes, notes, budget.
9 Student Congress Advisory Commission 1973.
Correspondence.
10 Student Congress Executive Committee 1973.
Minutes, lists, memorandum, note.
11 Student Congress President's Assistants undated
List.
12 Student Congress Programs 1973-1974.
List.
13 Student Congress Resolutions 1973.
Minutes.
14 Student Life Office 1973.
Note, statement of objectives.
15 Teacher Effectiveness 1968, 1974.
Printed material, flyers, agenda, lecture.
16 Texas Intercollegiate Student Association 1973.
Correspondence, opinion polls, agendas, minutes, by-laws, report, memorandum, news release.
17 Texas Student Lobby 1973-1974.
Correspondence, memorandum, minutes, news release, by-laws, copy of Senate resolution, agendas.
18 University Committees 1972-1975.
Memoranda, correspondence, activities reports, new course proposals, list of committees, application, note.
19 University Committees 1971.
Recommendations, summaries.
20 University Committees undated
Student Evaluations.
21 Who's Who 1973.
Memorandum, fact sheet, nomination sheet.
22 Yearbook Coverage 1973.
Contract, instruction sheet.

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