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Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). Commission on Extra-Campus Responsibilities Box 4, 1968 - 1969

Identifier: RG03-01-02-018

Scope and Contents

The files contain minutes and the final report of the Commission. This report goes into detail concerning the Admissions Policy, Davidson College curriculum, alumni involvement, and community relations.


  • Creation: 1968 - 1969


Biographical / Historical

According to the final report of the Commission on Extra-Campus Responsibilites, they saw their responsibility to be "to delineate Davidson's role in confronting more directly the Southeast, a region which has been plagued for a century by problems of racial descrimination, economic deprivation, and cultural malutrition." The Commission recommended Davidson's expanded involvement in three areas: (1) Education for the Disadvantaged, (2) Continuing Education and (3) more relevant and relatistic relations with the local community.


2.00 folders (2 folders)