Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 29

50th Anniversary of Undergraduate Women records

Identifier: A030
Overview In 1943 Northeastern University enrolled women in its undergraduate day divisions for the first time.  In May 1993 NU's Women's Studies Program and Office of University Relations organized events to celebrate the 33 women who enrolled in 1943 and honor all the undergraduate women of Northeastern.  As part of Undergraduate Women at Northeastern University Month, the 50th Anniversary of Undergraduate Women celebration included three major events: a reunion for the women who enrolled in 1943, a...
Dates: 1943-1947, 1993

African American Institute records

Identifier: A081
Overview In February 1969, Northeastern University's African American students submitted a proposal to establish the Afro-American Institute and a Black Studies Department. Students envisioned that the Afro-American Institute would provide an academic, cultural, and political base for black students on campus. Northeastern University's Board of Trustees approved setting up the Afro-American Institute in the Forsyth Annex and appointed Charles Turner director. At the Norfolk House in John Eliot Square,...
Dates: 1967-2001

Bachelors' thesis collection

Identifier: A013
Overview The collection contains theses written by undergraduate engineering students at Northeastern University between 1914 and 1953.
Dates: 1914-1953

Center for Continuing Education records

Identifier: A040
Overview Northeastern University's (NU) Center for Continuing Education (CCE) offered a variety of credit and non-credit evening classes for students and professionals. The Office of Adult and Continuing Education (OACE) opened in 1960 under the direction of Dr. Albert E. Everett. OACE was comprised of four departments: Bureau of Business and Industrial Training, Special Programs in Cooperation with Civic Groups, Special Programs in Cooperation with Professional and Trade Groups, and State-of-the-Art...
Dates: 1961-1996

Citywide Educational Coalition records

Identifier: M130
Overview In 1972, Mary Ellen Smith, Hubert Jones, Francis Parkman, Clyde Miller and other citizens, parents, and community activists met to find a way to participate in the process of choosing a superintendent of the Boston Public Schools. The Coalition sought input from large numbers of neighborhood residents and organizations to help develop "Community Agenda for the Boston Public Schools," an outline of questions and issues to use during the interview process. Although unsuccessful in choosing a...
Dates: 1972-2001

Department of Rehabilitation and Special Education records

Identifier: A076
Overview Northeastern University's Department of Rehabilitation and Special Education was formed in 1966 as a result of the growing need for specialized educators. The Vocational Rehabilitation Administration Regional Research Institute at Northeastern University and rehabilitation-related academic degree programs were combined to form the Department within the College of Education. Under the first director, Dr. Reuben J. Margolin, the Department trained educators of children with learning, emotional,...
Dates: 1956-1977 (bulk 1967-1976)

Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts records

Identifier: M043
Overview Founded by Elma Lewis in 1950, the Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts was established to meet the social, cultural, and artistic needs of Boston's African American community. Lewis's goal was to foster the arts, not only in the local Roxbury-Dorchester community, but also in the African American community at large. The Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts offered education in art, dance, drama, music, and costuming to pre-school children, school-aged children and adults.

Dates: 1954-1992

Escuelita Agueybana Day Care Centers records

Identifier: M116
Overview In 1976, a group of parents living in Villa Victoria in the South End met to discuss the need for day care in their neighborhood. These parents, who were in the process of becoming economically self-sufficient, established Escuelita Agueybana, the first bilingual day care center in Massachusetts to serve primarily Hispanic children and their families. With funding from the City of Boston Public Welfare Department and Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción (IBA) acting as its fiscal agent, the center...
Dates: 1978-1996

Harvey C. Krentzman papers

Identifier: M034
Overview Harvey "Chet" Krentzman graduated from Northeastern University with a degree in Engineering in 1949. He received his MBA from the Harvard Business School in 1952, and in 1954 he established the Advanced Management Associates, Inc., a management company providing consultant services to small businesses. In 1959 he was invited to start the Small Business Institute at the Northeastern University Office of Adult and Continuing Education. From the 1960s through the early 1980s, he ran a number of...
Dates: 1953-2005

Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation (HOPE) records

Identifier: M188
Overview For 40 years from 1971-2011 the Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation (HOPE) was a prominent community based organization with regional offices in Boston, Lawrence, and Springfield, Massachusetts. HOPE offered a variety of educational and health and human services programs for the Latino community of Massachusetts in the areas of college readiness, health promotion, prevention education, technology training, and workforce and leadership development. Program highlights included an annual...
Dates: 1957-2012 (bulk 1982-2011)

Filtered By

  • Subject: Education -- Massachusetts X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Lewis, Elma 4
National Center of Afro-American Artists 4
Elma Lewis School of Fine Arts 3
National Center of Afro-American Artists. Museum 3
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Students 3
∨ more
Citywide Educational Coalition 2
Council of Administrators of Hispanic Agencies (Boston, Mass.) 2
Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation (Boston, Mass.) 2
Museum of the National Center of Afro-American Artists 2
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Division of Continuing Education 2
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Lowell Institute School 2
Ainley, Lester 1
Andersen, Mike 1
Badillo, Richard 1
Benjamin, Joan Wallace, Dr. 1
Boston (Mass.). School Committee 1
Boston Public Schools 1
Boston School Department 1
Boston Urban League 1
Boston Young Men's Christian Association 1
Brett, W. M. 1
Brooke, Edward William , 1919- 1
Campbell, Malcolm 1
Carrera, Tamara 1
Carter, Holly Maze 1
Chandler, Dana, Jr. 1
Charlestown High School (Boston, Mass.) 1
Citywide Coordinators Council 1
Citywide Parents Council 1
Citywide Parents' Advisory Council 1
Cole, Kevin 1
Community Coordinating Council 1
Connell, Paul 1
Conte, Silvio Otto, 1921-1991 1
Cooper, Ed 1
Cornier, Agnes-Tamara 1
Critical Friends 1
Cushing, Richard, 1895- 1
Davis, Angela Yvonne, 1944- 1
Drake, Phil 1
Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative 1
Dully, Ted 1
Duran, Jose 1
Ehrenreich, Barbara 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974 1
Elma Lewis School for the Fine Arts 1
Escuelita Agueybana Day Care Centers 1
Everett, Albert Ellsworth 1
Finger, Alexander E. 1
Fisher, Louis 1
Forman, Stanley 1
Foster, F. Leroy 1
Fraser, James W. 1
Gaffney, James J., Jr. 1
Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs 1
Gaither, Edmund Barry, 1944- 1
Garcia, Frieda 1
Garcia, Neftali 1
Garrity, W. Arthur (Wendell Arthur), 1920-1999 1
Georges, Paula 1
Goldwater, Barry M. (Barry Morris), 1909- 1
Gooding, Cheryl 1
Gordon, Linda 1
Guiney, Ellen 1
Hernandez, Haner 1
Hill, Frank 1
Hispanic Office of Planning and Evaluation, Inc. 1
Hyde Park High School (Boston, Mass.) 1
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 1
Katz, Israel, 1917- 1
Kennedy, John Fitzgerald, 1917-1963 1
Krentzman, Harvey C. 1
Krentzman, Harvey C., 1926-2005 1
La Alianza Hispana 1
La Alianza Hispana (Boston, Mass.) 1
La Alianza Hispana (Boston, Mass.) -- Records and correspondence 1
Landers, Thomas E. 1
Levine, Mark 1
Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1902- 1
Lowell Institute School 1
Lowell family 1
Lowell, Abbott Lawrence 1
Lowell, Augustus 1
Lowell, John, Jr. 1
Lowell, Ralph 1
Lussier, Ray 1
MacKey, Alan 1
Mackey, Alan 1
Margolin, Reuben J. 1
Martinez, Carlos 1
Massachusetts Advocacy Center 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology. School for Industrial Foremen 1
Massachusetts. Department of Public Health 1
Massachusetts. Governor (1961-1963: Volpe) -- Records and correspondence 1
Massachusetts. Governor (1965-1969: Volpe) -- Records and correspondence 1
Meinhofer, William 1
Merced, Nelson 1
Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity (Boston, Mass.) 1
Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity, Inc. 1
∧ less