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RG/RG12. Student Organizations

 Record Group
Identifier: RG/RG12
This Record Group contains materials that pertain to student organizations on campus. There are nearly three hundred groups ranging from the historic and earliest organizations such as Philanthropic and Eumenean Societies to the Ugly Club to fraternities, Black Professional Development Working Group, to Mental Health Ambassadors, and Young Americans for Freedom. Examples of records are constitutions and bylaws, agendas, photographs, and promotional materials.

Found in 154 Collections and/or Records:

Intervarsity Christian Fellowship (IV or IVCF). Records, 1986-

Identifier: RG12-86
Scope and Contents The Administrative Notes & Publicity folder consists of two revised versions of the Intervarsity constitution, a letter to freshmen, statement of purpose and explanation, and a flyer for a revival. Correspondence contains e-mail exchanges within the organizations announcing events, meetings, and other announcements concerning IV.
Dates: 1986

Jewish Student Union (JSU)|Hillel. Records, 2002-

Identifier: RG12-87
Scope and Contents This collection contains a Davidsonian article describing the creation of the Jewish Student Union, flyers for JSU-sponsored events, an invitation to Passover Seder, and correspondence with the members.
Dates: 2002

Junior and Senior Speaking. Records, 1890-1931

Identifier: RG12-71
Scope and Contents The collection consists of programs for Junior and Senior Speaking events arranged chronologically. There is also a folder with articles from the student newspaper on Senior Speaking events, including a description of the 1919 exercises, which were the last to include orations by students.
Dates: 1890

Junior Sanhedrim Society. Invitation, 1882

Identifier: RG12-55
Scope and Contents The file contains an invitation to join the Junior Sandedrim Society in 1882.
Dates: 1882

Just Peace. Records, 2002-

Identifier: RG12-69
Scope and Contents This collection contains e-mail correspondence within the Just Peace organization as well as mentions of the organization in print media and advertisements for events sponsored by Just Peace. The collection also contains printouts from an online discussion hosted on the college's serverm, a copy of "Shifting the Debate: Musings By Adovcates of Peace at Davidson College (2003) and a cd recording of a telephone interview with Anthony Shadid, the Islamic affairs correspondent for the Washington...
Dates: 2002

Kappa Alpha Fraternity. Records, 1880-2001

Identifier: RG12-16
Scope and Contents The collection contains some historical information about the chapter. There are minutes from 1880-1930; these are oversized and are housed separately. There is a report to the national headquarters describing the founding of the chapter and a Kappa Alpha Magazine from 1884 with several mentions of the Davidson chapter's activities. There is correspondence from 1958, 1980-1988. The printed material contains general information about the group, and there are also chapter publications from...
Dates: 1880

Kappa Sigma Fraternity. Records, 1890-1993

Identifier: RG12-15
Scope and Contents The collection contains a detailed history of the chapter, compiled by Bill Carroll (D.C. 1990). There are minutes from 1890-1955. Some minutes from 1921-1955 are oversize and are housed separately. Correspondence dates from 1918-1993. There is information about the early members of the group, as well as information from 1952, and there are lists of members from the 1988 rechartering efforts. The 1987 Petition runs to over 90 pages with information abou the history and future goals of...
Dates: 1890

Knitting Society. Records, 2010-

Identifier: RG12-48
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence regarding meetings and events, as well as some publicity materials.
Dates: 2010

Lingle Manor. Records, 1962-1967

Identifier: RG12-64
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence, contracts, membership cards, lists of officers, constitutional amendments, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1962

Math Coffee. Correspondence, 2003-2004

Identifier: RG12-88
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence from the organization's leader to the rest of the members. These e-mails announce the topics and/or lecturers for each weekly session. The Printed Materials folder contains flyers.
Dates: 2003