Columbia University Archives
 

Office of Multicultural Affairs records, 1972-2017, bulk [2004-2014]

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: UA#0239
Bib ID 13802967 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title Office of Multicultural Affairs records, 1972-2017, bulk [2004-2014]
Physical Description 2.29 Linear Feet (1 half-size document box and 1 oversize flat box)
Language(s) Materials are in English.
Access

This collection is located on-site.

All administrative records of the University are restricted for 25 years from the date of creation. Materials originally made public (e.g., flyers, event programs) are not restricted.

Arrangement

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in one series: Series I. Office of Multicultural Affairs Records, 1972-2017.

Description

Summary

This collection consists of materials from the student activities on the Columbia campus sponsored by or supported by the Office of Multicultural Affairs. It includes fliers, posters, proposals, and handouts. There are also materials related to Stephen Donaldson and the dedication of the namesake Lounge. The pre-2004 material in this collection is related to activities of student groups now supervised by this office.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

All administrative records of the University are restricted for 25 years from the date of creation. Materials originally made public (e.g., flyers, event programs) are not restricted.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Related Materials

Columbia LGBT records 1961-2013 [Bulk dates: 1967-1989] Historical Subject Files, 1870s-2017 [Bulk Dates: 1968-1972]

Accruals

Additions are expected.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Collection processed by Molly Boord (GS 2021)in April 2018. Finding aid created by Jocelyn Wilk in April 2019.

Revision Description

2019-04-25 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Donaldson, Stephen, 1946-1996 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gay college students Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Minorities -- Education Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Student activities Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Historical Note

In its ongoing efforts to further promote inclusion and diversity, the University established an Office of Multicultural Affairs for Columbia College and the Fu Foundation School of Engineering and Applied Science in the Fall of 2004. The Office of Multicultural Affairs provides services to improve student retention: mentoring, counseling, courses on test-taking, expository writing, seminars, targeted recruitment. The Office also supports intercultural community programs; provides diversity education and training; and advises over 45 undergraduate cultural student organizations.