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African American Institute records

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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,...

Boston-Bouvé College records

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Identifier: M041
Overview The Boston School of Physical Education was founded in 1913. Co-founder Marjorie Bouvé became the first director. In 1925, citing differences with the corporation, Bouvé resigned from the Boston School of Physical Education and opened the Bouvé School, Incorporated. In 1930, the Boston School of Physical Education and the Bouvé School merged to form the Bouvé-Boston School of Physical Education with Marjorie Bouvé as the director. In 1930, the Bouvé-Boston School of Physical Education...

Boston Intercollegiate Lesbian and Gay Alliance records

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Identifier: M065
Overview The Boston Intercollegiate Lesbian and Gay Alliance (BILGA) was created in 1983 as an umbrella organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender student groups in the Boston area. The group coordinated student activism and community-building, provided support for fledgling student groups, and began an annual conference, the Northeast Lesbian and Gay Student Activist Conference. The conferences spawned the Northeast Lesbian and Gay Student Union, which began to run the event in 1985. The...

Calista M. Greenough papers

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Identifier: M173
Overview Calista M. Greenough (née Folsom) was a member of the first co-ed class to enroll at Northeastern University in 1943, making her one of the first female graduates of Northeastern University. She graduated from Northeastern in 1946 with a B.A. in Liberal Arts, after which she became a librarian. She married Mager R. Greenough who died in 1997. As of April 2011, Calista resides in Danvers, Massachusetts.

Clyde F. Joslyn papers and memorabilia

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Identifier: M075
Overview Clyde Frederic Joslyn attended Northeastern University as an accounting major, graduating in 1939 with a Bachelor of Science from the College of Business Administration. While a student at Northeastern, Joslyn was a member of many student organizations and a leader in several: a feature editor for the Northeastern News, the president of Phi Beta Alpha fraternity, a trumpet player in the band and Musical Club, and a member of the Junior Prom Committee, the International Relations Club, the...

Deaf Club records

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Identifier: A113
Overview The Northeastern University Deaf Club existed in an unofficial capacity during the fall semester of 1990, and it became an officially recognized special interest organization in the spring semester of 1991. The mission of the Deaf Club was to provide support to deaf and hearing impaired students in their academic pursuits, promote awareness of the deaf community, help deaf and hearing impaired students acclimate to the Northeastern campus, and provide a social forum for deaf and hearing...

Department of Admissions records

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Identifier: A075
Overview Northeastern University's Office of Admissions formed in 1927 under director Milton John Schlagenhauf, replacing a Committee on Admissions. Enrollment increased drastically after World War II, from 3,623 students in 1944 to 10,671 in 1947, and it steadily increased each succeeding year. Northeastern University made a concerted effort to recruit students and provide scholarships to those who could not afford college. In 1960, an Associate Director of Admissions was hired in response to the...

Eugene M. Reppucci, Jr. papers

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Identifier: M181
Overview Eugene M. Reppucci, Jr. received a Bachelor of Science degree from Northeastern University in 1960 and a Master of Education degree in 1965. Reppucci was also awarded an honorary degree in 1995. Reppucci was appointed the Assistant Director of Development at Northeastern in 1962 and remained in that department until 1995 when he retired as Senior Vice President of Development.

Northeastern University Motion Picture collection

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Identifier: A014
Overview The collection consists of motion picture reels documenting life at Northeastern University. Included are films of the groundbreaking and construction of Richards Hall, Dodge Hall, Cabot Physical Education Center, Hayden Hall, Ell Student Center, and Churchill Hall. Also included are films of the naming of the Cabot and Ell buildings, President Knowles' inauguration, and President Ell's Alumni Testimonial Dinner. Each reel has been copied to VHS format. There are four master VHS copies for the...

Robert Erickson papers

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Identifier: M029
Overview Robert Erickson (1901-1989) was born in Fitchburg, MA and graduated from Northeastern University's School of Engineering in 1926. He earned an M.S. in Business Administration from Boston University in 1930. While attending Northeastern, he was known as the most active man in his class. He was a member of the student senate, played drums in the school orchestra, and was an enthusiastic participant in his fraternity, Beta Gamma Epsilon.

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Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Students 6
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Allen, Catherine L., 1909-2000 1
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Beta Gamma Epsilon. Northeastern University Chapter 1
Boston Intercollegiate Lesbian and Gay Alliance 1
Boston Normal School of Gymnastics 1
Boston School of Physical Education 1
Boston-Bouvé College 1
Bouvé School 1
Bouvé, Marjorie, 1879-1970 1
Bouvé-Boston School of Physical Education 1
Cabot Physical Education Center (Northeastern University) 1
Churchill Hall (Northeastern University) 1
Dodge Hall (Northeastern University) 1
Ell Student Center (Northeastern University) 1
Ell, Carl Stephens, 1887-1981 1
Erickson, Robert, 1901-1989 1
Gay Liberation Front (Boston, Mass.) 1
Greenough, Calista M. 1
Hartford, Walter W., ca. 1921- 1
Hayden Hall (Northeastern University) 1
Holmberg, Beth 1
Joslyn, Clyde F. 1
Knowles, Asa Smallidge, 1909-1990 1
Lynn, Minnie, 1902-1990 1
Meserve, George H., Jr. 1
Northeast Lesbian and Gay Student Activist Conference 1
Northeast Lesbian and Gay Student Union 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Admissions 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Bands 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Baseball 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Entrance requirements 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Funds and scholarships 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Insignia 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.) -- Societies, etc. 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). African American Institute 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Boston-Bouvé College 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1926 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1939 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1943 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1944 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Class of 1946 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Deaf Club 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Department of Admissions 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). John D. O'Bryant African American Institute 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Office of University Development 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). Organization for Alternative Lifestyles 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). WNEU 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). WRBB 1
Northeastern University (Boston, Mass.). WRBB-FM. (Radio station: Boston, Mass.) 1
Phi Beta Alpha. Northeastern University Chapter 1
Posse School Institute 1
Reppucci, Eugene M., Jr. 1
Richards Hall (Northeastern University) 1
Student Homophile League of Boston 1
Sweet, Ruth Page, 1894-1958 1
Young Men's Christian Association of Greater Boston 1
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