Scope and Contents
Title: Student Activism at The Claremont
Collection number: H.Mss.1081
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(2 document boxes)
Claremont Colleges. Library. Special Collections, Honnold/Mudd
Library. Claremont, CA 91711
Abstract: This collection contains
materials related to student activism and political protests at the Claremont
Colleges, as well as the responses to current events and student actions made by
campus administration. Beginning with protests sparked by events at Claremont
McKenna College in November 2015, it contains news articles, emails; blog posts,
flyers, and other print and web materials regarding student activism at the
Claremont Colleges. Additions have been made through 2016, 2017, and 2018, containing
primarily correspondence, publications, event promotions, and responses created by
students and college administrators relating to the 2016 presidential election and
its aftermath. Additional materials will be added in the event of future
student protests or other activisim at the colleges.
Language of Material: Languages represented in the
Physical Location: Please consult
Collection is open for research.
All requests for permission to reproduce or to publish must be submitted in
writing to Special Collections.
[Identification of item], Student Activism at The Claremont Colleges
(H.Mss.1081). Special Collections, The Claremont Colleges Library, Claremont, California.
Provenance / Source of Acquisition
Acquired by Special Collections staff, 2015-2018.
Additions to the collection are anticipated.
Processed by Hannah Blythe (2016), additions processed by Sara Chetney and Shiv
Biographical / Historical
This collection consists of materials related to student activism and political
protests at the Claremont Colleges, beginning with protests sparked by events at
Claremont McKenna College in November 2015. Materials regarding other student
protests, campus events, student vandalism, and student correspondence at the
Claremont Colleges related to domestic and international events such as
terrorist attacks in Europe and the Middle East, as well as the 2016 U.S.
presidential election, are also included.
Scope and Contents
This collection contains news articles, emails, blog posts, flyers, and other print
and web materials regarding student activism at the Claremont Colleges beginning in
the fall of 2015, and continuing through 2018. The collection will be added to
during future school years.
This collection has been arranged in the following series:
Series 1: 2015
Series 2: 2016
Series 3: 2017
Series 4: 2018
Items are organized chronologically within each folder and folders are arranged
alphabetically within each box.
For information on student activism and political protest at the Claremont Colleges
prior to 2015 see the College Archives of Special Collections at Honnold/Mudd
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the
library’s online public access catalog.
Students -- political activity
Genre and Form of Materials