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Women's Center Records, 1970-2015

By Finding aid prepared by Karen Tockman and Aimee Hisey

Collection Overview

Title: Women's Center Records, 1970-2015

Predominant Dates: 1972-2012

ID: RG 243

Primary Creator: Oregon State University. Women's Center

Extent: 13.0 cubic feet. More info below.

Arrangement: Series 1: Administration (1972-2015); Series 2: Subject Files (1972-2014); Series 3: Publications (1973-2012); Series 4: Scrapbooks (1975-2012); Series 5: Audio Visual (1988-2000); Series 6: Artifacts (1970-2005); Series 7: Photographs (1980s-2015); Series 8: Posters (Undated, c. 2000s)

Languages of Materials: English [eng]

Abstract

The Women's Center Records document the Center's roles at Oregon State University. The Women's Center serves as a resource and information clearinghouse and offers advocacy, support, and other services to women and men, regardless of age, race, ethnicity, religion, disability, sexual orientation, or socioeconomic status. This collection includes artifacts, scrapbooks, reports and publications, correspondence, committee records, surveys, course records, conference and workshop records, subject files, photographs, and videotapes. The Women's Center was established at Oregon State University in 1972 and today is part of the Office of Diversity and Cultural Engagement at OSU.

Scope and Content Notes

The Women's Center Records document the Center's educational, research, and advocacy roles at Oregon State University. This collection consists of documentation including: reports and publications, correspondence, committee records, surveys, conference and workshop materials, and subject files. Also included in the collection are scrapbooks, photographs and albums, artifacts, Women's Center publications and posters, and student-authored papers.

These records provide information on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: feminism, sexual assault prevention and awareness, equity for LGBTQ students, ethnic, cultural and racial diversity, and the campus climate. This collection documents interactions between the Women's Center and other OSU offices and organizations, including the President's Commission on the Status of Women, Faculty Women's Network; Student Affairs, Difference, Power, and Discrimination Program, and Intercultural Student Services.  The Center's administration of the Women of Achievement Awards for OSU are documented as well.

Photographs include digital files and photographic prints and negatives, which document Women's Center events including: the Clothesline Project and 'Take Back the Night'. Artifacts include guestbooks, songbooks, historic memorabilia, and teaching materials. Publications from Women's Center staff and students also feature prominently in this collection.

Biographical / Historical Notes

The Women's Center at Oregon State University began in 1972 as a study group of Oregon State faculty led by Economics Professor Jeanne Dost. In addition to teaching a course on contemporary women's issues, the group wanted to create a place on campus for the open study and discussion of feminist issues by students and outside speakers. The new Women's Center, which was established in 1973, offered counseling, support groups, tutoring, and developmental programs to both women and men. The Center began receiving University funding in 1974 as a program of the Memorial Union and Student Activities. The Women's Center is located in the Benton Annex, a small building constructed in 1892 as the Station Building, which was slated for destruction in the early 1970s.

Directors and Supervisors of the Women's Center: Jeanne Dost (1973-1980) Nancy Vanderpool (1981-1993) Beth Rietveld (1993-2011) Whitney Archer (2014-present)



Author: Aimee Hisey

Administrative Information

Accruals: Additions to the collection are expected.

More Extent Information: 14 boxes, including 2 oversize boxes and 1 map folder; 150 print photographs and over 700 digital photographs; 2.93 Gbytes

Statement on Access: Collection is open for research.

Acquisition Note: The bulk of the materials were transferred from the Women's Center; the records were received in multiple accessions from 1996 through 2011. The collection was expanded with numerous additions in 2016.

Related Materials: Additional materials pertaining to the Women's Center are part of the President's Commission on the Status of Women Records (RG 159), Associated Students of Oregon State University (ASOSU) Records RG 011), and the OSU Memorabilia Collection (MSS MC). The Special Collections and Archives Research Center holdings include many collections documenting women's roles as students, faculty, and administrators at Oregon State University, including the Associated Women Students Scrapbook (MSS AWS), Dean of Women's Office Records (RG 057), Dean of Women's Office Photographs (P 097); papers of women faculty; and records of women's organizations.

Preferred Citation: Women's Center Records (RG 243), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.

Finding Aid Revision History: The preliminary guide created in 2011 has been enhanced with full description and additions in 2017.

Creators

Oregon State University. Women's Center
Dost, Jeanne
Rietveld, Elizabeth A.

People, Places, and Topics

Campus-based child care--Oregon--Corvallis.
College students--Oregon--Corvallis.
Gay college students--Oregon--Corvallis.
Minority college students--Oregon--Corvallis.
Oregon Multicultural Archives
Oregon State University--Students.
Oregon State University. President's Commission on the Status of Women
Oregon State University. Women's Center
Sexual harassment in universities and colleges--Oregon--Corvallis.
Student activities--Oregon--Corvallis.
University History
Women--Education (Higher)--Oregon--Corvallis.

Forms of Material

Born digital.
Photograph albums.
Photographic prints.
Scrapbooks.
Sound recordings.
Video recordings (physical artifacts)


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: Administration, 1972-2015
This series consists of five different sub-series. Sub-Series 1: General Administration (1973-2013); Sub-Series 2: Committees, Comissions, Boards, Programs, and Campaigns (1972-2015); Sub-Series 3: Correspondence, Instruction, and Papers (1976-2010); Sub-Series 4: Surveys and Reports (1977-2009); Sub-Series 5: Conferences and Workshops (1978-2013). These records include interactions between the Women's Center and other OSU offices and organizations, including the President's Commission on the Status of Women, Faculty Women's Network; Student Affairs, Difference, Power, and Discrimination Program, and Intercultural Student Services.  The Center's administration of the Women of Achievement Awards for OSU are documented as well.
Sub-Series 1: General Administration, 1973-2013
Budgets, Annual Reports, Personnel info.
Box-Folder 1.1: Interns, 2003-2007
Correspondence and Memoranda
Box-Folder 1.2: Marketing, undated
Box-Folder 1.3: Mission Statement, 1976-2009
Strategic plans, Correspondence, Memoranda
Box-Folder 1.4: Staff Training, 2004-2013
Box-Folder 1.5: Strategic Planning, 1993-2002
Box-Folder 1.6-1.10: Women's Center Advisory Committee, 1973-2010
Box-Folder 1.11: Advisory Committee Membership, 1993-1997
Box-Folder 1.12: Agendas and Meeting Minutes, 1997-2003
Box-Folder 1.13-1.15: Annual Reports, 1973-2012
Box-Folder 1.16: Budget, 2008-2009
Box-Folder 1.17: Budget, 2010-2011
Box-Folder 1.18: Budget, Personnel, 1982-1983
Box-Folder 1.19-1.21: Budget, Remodel, 2000-2001
Invoices, catalogs, proposals, correspondence, floor plans
Box-Folder 1.22: Butler, Shakti, 2008
Correspondence and invoices
Box-Folder 1.23: Classified, Ombudsperson, 1987-1999
Correspondence, job description, staff handbook
Box-Folder 1.24: Student Involvement, Meetings, 1997-2002
Box-Folder 1.25: Women's Center Learning Objectives for Student Staff, undated
Sub-Series 2: Committees, Commissions, Boards, Programs, and Campaigns, 1972-2015
Information on committees and boards relevant to the Women's Center and to Oregon State University. Including but not limited to: The President's Commission on the Status of Women, Women Returning to Higher Education (WORTHE), Sister Scholars, Women of Achievement.
Box-Folder 1.26: Columbus Committee, 1991-1992
Box-Folder 1.27: Difference, Power, and Discrimination (DPD) Program, 2003-2008
Includes: ReVisions issues
Box-Folder 1.28-1.30: Faculty Women's Network, 1972-present
Includes: OSU This Week issues
Box-Folder 1.31: Leadership Development: Student Affairs Commission, 1998-2003
Box-Folder 2.1: OSU Childcare Advisory Board, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 2.2: OSU Diversity Alignment Team, 2006-2007
Includes: PowerPoint presentations
Box-Folder 2.3: OSU Sexual Assault Response and Prevention Alliance, 2004-2010
Box-Folder 2.4: OSU Sexual Assault Violence Education and Prevention Coalition, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 2.5: President's Commission on Hate-Related Activities, 1995-1996
Box-Folder 2.6: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), General, undated
Box-Folder 2.7: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), Mission and Membership, 1994-1998
Box-Folder 2.8-2.9: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), 1993-2000
Box-Folder 2.10-2.11: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), 2001-2007
Box-Folder 2.12: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), 2008-2011
Box-Folder 2.13: Queer Cultural Center Advisory Board, 1994-2012
Includes: 'Declaration of war' from Queer Resource Center on Greek life
Box-Folder 2.14: Student Affairs Leadership Team (SALT), 2007-2010
Box-Folder 2.15: Student Life, 2000-2006
Includes: Project narrative of sexual assault on campus (2000)
Box-Folder 2.16: Student, Parent, and Family Advisory Board, 2008
Box-Folder 2.17: Women's Center Roundtable, 2001-2009
Includes: proposals and documents related to Abby's House
Box-Folder 2.18-2.20: Women of Achievement, 1987-present
Box-Folder 2.21: Be Well Grant, 2012
Box-Folder 2.22: Brains in Gear, 2012
Box-Folder 2.23: Parents Resources Fair, 2015
Box-Folder 2.24: PEPSI Event Allocation Paperwork, 2012-2013
Box-Folder 2.25: Program Presentations and Materials, circa 2000s
Presentations for: #YesAllWomen, Honoring Women, Stalking, Women's Center, Dr. Joanne Trow, Gloria Anzaldua
Box-Folder 2.26: Sister Scholars, 2009-2010
Digital File 1: Sister Scholars PowerPoint, 2009
Extent: 1 digital file, 12.2 MB

Box-Folder 2.27: Women Returning to Higher Education, (WORTHE), 2012-2014
Includes: Ilene Kleinsorge, PhD visit and PowerPoint presentation and various other PowerPoint presentations
Sub-Series 3: Correspondence, Instruction, and Papers, 1976-2010
Correspondence between the Women's Center and various organizations, instructional materials, student and staff papers relevant to the Women's Center and Oregon State University.
Box-Folder 3.1: Correspondence: Americorps, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 3.2: Correspondence: Alan Berkowitz, 2002
Box-Folder 3.3: Campus Safety Plan / Safety Walk, 1997-1998
Includes: Campus Lighting Master Plan
Box-Folder 3.4: Correspondence: Centennial Celebration ROTC - Conflict Over Use of Center, 1992
Includes: OSU Senate Meeting notes and info, complaint documentation
Box-Folder 3.5: Correspondence: Childcare, 1997-2009
Includes: Report on Child Care and Oregon's Student Parents (1996)
Box-Folder 3.6: Correspondence: General, 1983-2008
Including correspondence re: student conduct rule change, rulemaking, sexual assault prevention, T-shirt Incident (1993)
Box-Folder 3.7: Correspondence: Program Reviews, 2009
Box-Folder 3.8: Correspondence: Program Services, Responses to Visit by Playboy, 1992-2000
Box-Folder 3.9: Correspondence: Sexual Assault Response, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 3.10: Correspondence: Women and Leadership, 2009-2010
Box-Folder 3.11: Instruction: First Year Instructor Experience, 1994
LS 199 course syllabus and materials
Box-Folder 3.12: Instruction: Leading Edge CSSA 406, 2003
Box-Folder 3.13: Instruction: Odyssey Class ALS 111, 1997
Box-Folder 3.14: Instruction: Odyssey Class ALS 111, 2005
Box-Folder 3.15: Instruction: Women and Leadership WS 499/599, 2009
Box-Folder 3.16: Instruction: Women as Leaders WS 399, 2001
Box-Folder 3.17: Papers: Androgyny, 1976-1977
Papers by: Sandra  Young, Joann Casselberry, and Peggy Jo Nulsen
Box-Folder 3.18: Papers: Art and General Education, 1976-1979
Papers by: Kris Carroll, Jolene Williams, Joni Christian, Sally Fischer, Janet Lovelace
Box-Folder 3.19: Papers: Bennett, Mary Lou, 1981-1983
Paper collection: The Shy Person, The Assertive Person, The Reaching Out Person, How to Make Yourself Miserable
Box-Folder 3.20: Papers: Discrimination, 1976-1991
Papers by: Sheila Ames, Blair Smith, Melody Lowry and Judy Kuschel, Lorilee Kisinger, Nina Bassett-Smith, Rose Christensen, Diane Coldiron, Jerrie Papayos, Mami Schimizu, paper with no author listed
Box-Folder 3.21: Papers: Dost, Jeanne, 1987
"Political Empowerment of Women: The Equal Representation Amendment"
Box-Folder 3.22: Papers: Gender and Sexuality, 1977-1984
Papers by: Mike Mabee, Jean M. Dalrymple, Kathy Hahn, Jane Hett Macdonald and Lillian Kuga
Box-Folder 3.23: Papers: "Lighting the Candle of Rememberance: A Research Project", 1972-1994
Research project
Box-Folder 3.24: Papers: Marriage, Divorce, and Parenthood, 1970s
Papers by: Lynne Lucas and Wendy Webb, Carol Epley, and Barbara Mahrt
Box-Folder 3.25: Papers: Media and Resistance, 1979-1990
Papers by: Janet Lee and Barbara Lewis
Box-Folder 3.26: Papers: Pay Equity, 1971-1987
Papers by: Jeanne Dost, Kay Sweetland Bower
Box-Folder 3.27: Papers: Pornography, 1981
Papers by: Pat Lota, Joyce Eppen and Joey Bennett
Sub-Series 4: Surveys and Reports, 1977-2009
Surveys and reports generated by the Women's Center in relation the Women's Center and the Oregon State University community at large.
Box-Folder 3.28: ASOSU Child Care Survey, 2004
Box-Folder 3.29: Campus Safety Survey, 1995-2002
Box-Folder 3.30: Child Care Advisory Committee, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 3.31: Child Care Survey UHDS, 2005
Box-Folder 3.32: Creating Work/Life Effectiveness Survey, 2009
Box-Folder 3.33: Diversity Action Plan, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 3.34: Diversity Action Plan, 2006-2007
Box-Folder 3.35: Evaluation of Living Groups, 1998
Box-Folder 3.36: GripeFest Final Report, 2008
Box-Folder 3.37: Higher Education Salary Evaluation Kit, 1977-1979
Box-Folder 4.1: History of Women's Center Report, undated
Box-Folder 4.2: Intercultural Student Services Annual Report, 2008-2009
Box-Folder 4.3: Leadership Assessment, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 4.4: Odyssey Class Assessments, 2001-2002
Box-Folder 4.5: OSU Affirmative Action Annual Report, 1994-1995
Box-Folder 4.6: OSU Campus Climate Assessment Draft, 2004
Box-Folder 4.7: OSU Campus Climate Assessment Final, 2005
Box-Folder 4.8: OSU Cultural Centers Conceptual Design Report, 2008
Box-Folder 4.9: OSU Faculty Survey of Student Engagement Report, 2005
Box-Folder 4.10: OSU National Survey of Student Engagement, 2002
Box-Folder 4.11: OSU Quality of Life Survey, 1999
Box-Folder 4.12: OSU Staff Survey, 1990
Box-Folder 4.13: OSU Survey of Baccalaurete and Graduate Degree Recipients, 1995
Box-Folder 4.14: Path to Parity of Women at Oregon State Progress Report, 2004
Box-Folder 4.15: Peer Institution Comparisons, 2008
Box-Folder 4.16: Salary Equity Study, 2006
Box-Folder 4.17: Sexual Assault Survey, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 4.18: Special Programs at OSU Report, 1993
Box-Folder 4.19: The Status of Ethnic and Racial Diversity at OSU Annual Report, 2002
Box-Folder 4.20: Student Affairs Campus Compact Report, 1997
Box-Folder 4.21: Student Affairs Space Audit, 2004
Box-Folder 4.22: Student Fees Survey, 1984-2001
Box-Folder 4.23: Student Involvement Annual Report, 2002-2003
Box-Folder 4.24: Student Parent Assessment, 2007
Box-Folder 4.25: United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) Committee Report, 1999-2002
Box-Folder 4.26: Urban League of Portland Executive Summary Report, undated
Box-Folder 4.27: Women's Center Assessment Plan, 2000-2007
Box-Folder 4.28: Women's Center Perceptions of OSU Faculty, Staff, and Student Leaders, 2007
Box-Folder 4.29: Women's Center Self Study, 2008
Box-Folder 4.30: Women's Center Survey, 2008
Sub-Series 5: Conferences and Workshops, 1978-2013
Documents and information relating to conferences and workshops relevant to the Women's Center and the Oregon State University community.
Box-Folder 4.31: Conference on Gender and Culture, 1999
Box-Folder 4.32: Conference on Gender and Culture, 2001-2006
Box-Folder 4.33: Fisherman's Wives Workshop Booklet, 1994
Box-Folder 4.34: Intersecting Identities Conference, 2010
Box-Folder 4.35: International Interdisciplinary Congress on Women, 1990
Box-Folder 4.36: Justice in Leadership, 2009-2010
Box-Folder 4.37: Modern Sex Conference, 2011
Includes: Daily Barometer article
Box-Folder 4.38: NASPA, 2009
Box-Folder 4.39: National Coalition Building Institute, 2001
Box-Folder 4.40: National Summit on LGBT Issues in Higher Education, 2001
Box-Folder 4.41: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), Administration, 2010-2011
Box-Folder 4.42: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 1994-1999
Box-Folder 4.43: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2000-2003
Box-Folder 4.44: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2004-2006
Box-Folder 5.1: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2007
Box-Folder 5.2: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2008
Box-Folder 5.3: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2009
Box-Folder 5.4: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2011
Box-Folder 5.5: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE), 2013
Box-Folder 5.6: Personal Development, 2001
Box-Folder 5.7: Respect Yourself Workshop, 2000
Box-Folder 5.8: Retreats: Training and Student Involvement, 2001-2002
Box-Folder 5.9: Sexual Assault Conference, 2004
Box-Folder 5.10: Various Conferences and Workshops, 1997-2004
Box-Folder 5.11: Vision Conference, 2000
Box-Folder 5.12: Women's Leadership Conference, 1991-1999
Box-Folder 5.13: Women's Studies Symposium: Kaleidoscope of the Future, 1978
Box-Folder 5.14: Women's Studies Symposium: Kaleidoscope of Women, 1979
Box-Folder 5.15: Women's Studies Symposium: Kaleidoscope of Women, 1981
Box-Folder 5.16: Your Voice, Your Conference, 2007
Series 2: Subject Files, 1972-2014
These subject files provide information on a variety of topics, including but not limited to: feminism, sexual assault prevention and awareness, equity for LGBTQ students, ethnic, cultural and racial diversity, and the campus climate.
Box-Folder 6.1: Anti-Feminism, 1980s-1990s
Newspaper and journal articles
Box-Folder 6.2-6.3: Articles, 1972-2010
Includes: OSU This Week and The Daily Barometer articles
Box-Folder 6.4-6.5: Articles: President's Commission on the Status of Women (PCOSW), 2000-present
Various articles and strategic plans from other PCOSW throughout the country
Box-Folder 6.6: Assessment, 1996-present
Includes: surveys and PowerPoint presentations
Box-Folder 6.7: Assessment: Other Universities, 1981-1997
Box-Folder 6.8: Awards, undated
Box-Folder 6.9: Bathroom Readers, 2010
Box-Folder 6.10: Beth Reitveld Community Service, 2002
Box-Folder 6.11: Breast Cancer Stories from Linn and Benton Counties, undated
Box-Folder 6.12: Childcare Foundation, 1997-1999
Box-Folder 6.13: Childcare RFP, 2006
Box-Folder 6.14: Childcare Resources, 2004
Box-Folder 6.15: Childcare Services at OSU, 2000-2001
Box-Folder 6.16: Children's Literature and Textbooks: Sexism, 1979
Box-Folder 6.17: Clothesline Project, 1998-1999
Event photographs available via digital files
Box-Folder 6.18: Cultural Centers, 1992-2007
Box-Folder 6.19: Diversity, 1992-2007
Box-Folder 6.20: Equal Rights Amendment, Corvallis, 1972-1984
Box-Folder 6.21: Feminist Research, 1988-1996
Box-Folder 6.22: Gay Marriage, 2004
Box-Folder 6.23-6.24: Greek Life, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 6.25: History: OSU Education, 1970s-1980s
Includes: Newspaper articles concerning sexism, LGBTQ, Playboy visit
Box-Folder 6.26: History: Reproductive Rights at OSU, 1977-1990
Box-Folder 6.27: History: Sexual Harrassment and Rape Prevention (SHARP) at OSU, 1996-1997
Box-Folder 6.28-6.29: Intercultural Student Services, 1998-2010
Box-Folder 6.30: International Welcome Center, 2008
Box-Folder 6.31: LGBT Issues, 2002
Box-Folder 6.32: Lori's Notes: Pay Equity, 1970s-1993
Box-Folder 6.33: Mentoring, 2003
Box-Folder 7.1: Non-Tenure Track Faculty Issues, 1980-1996
Box-Folder 7.2-7.3: Non-Traditional Students, 1999-2014
Box-Folder 7.4: OSU Lawsuit: Discrimination, 1974-1986
Box-Folder 7.5: Other Universities, 2001-2002
Box-Folder 7.6: People Against the Objectification of Women, (PAOW), 1992-1993
Box-Folder 7.7: Prelude to Summer Auction, 2005
Box-Folder 7.8: Prelude to Summer Auction, 2006
Box-Folder 7.9: Queer Resource Center, 1979-2007
Box-Folder 7.10: Quotes, undated
Box-Folder 7.11: Women's Issues: Playboy Forum and Miss OSU, 1985-1993
Box-Folder 7.12: Rape and Campus Safety, 1984-1996
Box-Folder 7.13: Safety, 1990s
Box-Folder 7.14-7.15: Salary Equity, 1991-2003
Box-Folder 7.16: Sexual Assault: Articles, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 7.17: Sexual Assault: Katie Koestner Visit, 1995
Event fliers, budget information, introduction speech, presentation materials.
Box-Folder 7.18: Sexual Assault: Policies and Resources from OSU, 1993-2003
Box-Folder 7.19: Sexual Assault: Policies and Resources from Other Universities, 2003-2006
Box-Folder 7.20: Sexual Assault: Programs, 1994-1997
Meeting notes and transcriptions, programs, brochures, informational fliers, resource and advocacy information, newspaper articles.
Box-Folder 7.21: Sexual Assault: Resources, 1993-2005
Box-Folder 7.22-7.23: Sexual Assault: Specific to OSU Campus, 1988-1995
Box-Folder 7.24: Sexual Assault: Task Force, 1995
Box-Folder 7.25: Sexual Harassment Training, 2005
Box-Folder 7.26: Speaker's Bureau, 1997-1999
Box-Folder 7.27: Staff Orientation, 1994
Box-Folder 7.28: Student Involvement Office, 2003-2004
Box-Folder 7.29: Student Life, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 7.30: Student Parent Resources: University of Oregon, 2003-2004
Box-Folder 7.31: Survivor Support, 1995-2001
Box-Folder 7.32: Violence Against Women, 1999-2004
Includes report: "Rape in Oregon"
Box-Folder 7.33: Website, 2001
Box-Folder 7.34: Website Traffic Data, 2010-2011
Box-Folder 7.35-7.36: Women's Center History, 1972-present
Includes a paper on: "The Women of the Women's Center"
Box-Folder 7.37: Women's Center Programs (Various), 2004-2012
Box-Folder 7.38: Women in Higher Education, 1991-1994
Box-Folder 7.39: Women's Issues: India, undated
Box-Folder 7.40: Women's Studies Program, 1974-1998
Series 3: Publications, 1973-2012
Publications relevant to the Women's Center, women in general, and Oregon State University.
Box-Folder 8.1: Book Catalogs, undated
Box-Folder 8.2: Center for Women's Studies Newsletter, 1978-1980
Box-Folder 8.3: Corporate and Foundation Funding Handbook: Where to Find It and How to Get It, 1994
Box-Folder 8.4: Inequalities of Sacrifice: The Impact of the Reagan Budget on Women, 1984
Box-Folder 8.5: Legal Rights of the Lesbian Woman, 1975
Box-Folder 8.6: Magazines, 1980-2007
Box-Folder 8.7-8.8: Mentoring Program Handbook, 2013-2014
Box-Folder 8.9-8.10: Newspaper Clippings, 1970s-present
Box-Folder 8.11: Oregon Council for Women's Equality, 1975
Box-Folder 8.12: OSU Publications, 1994-1996
Box-Folder 8.13: Press Releases, 2007-2010
Box-Folder 8.14: Program Fliers, 1980s-1990s
Box-Folder 8.15: The Seer Newsletter, 1973-1975
Box-Folder 8.16: Sexual Assault Brochures, 1995
Box-Folder 8.17: What Students Have Taught Me About Sexual Assault On Campus , 1984
Publication by Jeanne Dost with supplemental reading: "The Spirit of Houston"
Box-Folder 8.18: The Whiterose Press, 1995
Box-Folder 8.19: Women's Center: Brochures, undated
Box-Folder 8.20: Women's Center: Calendars, 2009-2012
Box-Folder 8.21: Women's Center: Event Fliers, 1990s-present
Box-Folder 8.22: Women's Center: Newsletters, 1992-2005
Box-Folder 8.23: Women's Center Weekly, 2008
Box-Folder 8.24: Women's Center: Wired Zine, 1994-2011
Box-Folder 8.25: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, vol. 1, 1984
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Box-Folder 8.26: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, vol. 2, 1985
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Box-Folder 8.27: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, vol. 3, 1986
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Box-Folder 8.28: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, References, version 1, 1986
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Box-Folder 8.29: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, References, version 2, 1986
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Box-Folder 8.30: Women's Studies: A Beginner's Guide, vol. 4, 1987
Publication by Jeanne Dost
Series 4: Scrapbooks, 1975-2012
Women's Center Scrapbooks containing: newspaper articles, photographs, memorabilia, throughout Women's Center history.
Box-Folder 9.1-9.2: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1975-1976
Box-Folder 9.3-9.4: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1976-1977
Box-Folder 9.5-9.6: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1977-1978
Box-Folder 9.7-9.8: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1978-1979
Box-Folder 9.9-9.10: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1979-1980
Box-Folder 9.11: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1982-1983
Box-Folder 9.12-9.13: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1983-1984
Box-Folder 9.14: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1984-1985
Box-Folder 9.15-9.16: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1985-1986
Box-Folder 9.17-9.18: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1986-1987
Box-Folder 9.19: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1987-1988
Box-Folder 9.20-9.21: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1988-1989
Box-Folder 9.22: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1989-1990
Box-Folder 9.23: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1990-1991
Box-Folder 9.24: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1992-1993
Box-Folder 9.25: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1993-1994
Box-Folder 9.26-9.27: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1994-1995
Box-Folder 10.01: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1995-1996
Box-Folder 10.2-10.3: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1996-1997
Box-Folder 10.4-10.5: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1997-1998
Box-Folder 10.6-10.7: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1998-1999
Box-Folder 10.8-10.9: Women's Center Scrapbook, 1999-2000
Box-Folder 10.10-10.11: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2000-2001
Box-Folder 10.12-10.13: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2001-2002
Box-Folder 10.14-10.15: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2002-2003
Box-Folder 10.16-10.17: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2003-2004
Box-Folder 10.18-10.19: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2004-2005
Box-Folder 11.01-11.02: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2005-2006
Box-Folder 11.3-11.5: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2006-2007
Box-Folder 11.6: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2007-2008
Box-Folder 11.7-11.8: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2008-2009
Box-Folder 11.9-11.11: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2009-2010
Box-Folder 11.12-11.13: Women's Center Scrapbook, 2011-2012
Series 5: Audio Visual, 1988-2000
Various cassette and VHS tapes related to women's history, politics, and feminist issues in the United States.
Box-Item 12.1: VHS, Bowling Lanes Portland, OR, undated
Box-Item 12.2: VHS, "The Business of Beads: Victorian Beaded Apparel 1850-1900", 1989
(16:00), With accompanying correspondence
Box-Item 12.3: VHS, "The Changer: A Record of the Times", 1991
Box-Item 12.4: VHS, "Don't Get Mad, Get Funny!", 2000
With accompanying correspondence
Box-Item 12.5: VHS, "Oregon NARAL", undated
Box-Item 12.6: VHS, "Kay Gardner Interview and In Concert", 1986
Box-Item 12.7: VHS, "Pioneers in Cell Biology: Against the Tide", undated
(38:00)
Box-Item 12.8: Cassette, "Parsley Sage and Politics: The Lives of Peggy Seeger and Ewan MacColl", undated
Series of 3 tapes
Box-Item 12.9: Cassette, "Peggy Seeger: Familiar Faces", 1988
Box-Item 12.10: Cassette: "Peggy Seeger: Songs of Love and Politics", 1992
Series 6: Artifacts, 1970-2005
Artifacts from the Women's Center, including but not limited to: historical memorabilia, instructional tools, guestbooks, and building plans.
Box-Item 5.1: Birth Control Instruction Kit, undated
Birth Control Kit containing: condoms, oral contraceptives, IUD, dental dam, and other means of protecting against pregnancy and STIs.
Box-Item 12.11-12.13: Guestbooks, 1988-2005
Box-Item 12.14-12.16: Songbooks, undated
Box-Item 12.17: Susan B. Anthony Dollar, First Issue, 1979
Box-Item 12.18: Women's Studies Center Blueprint, 1970-1975
Box-Item 12.19: Women's Center Cards, undated
Series 7: Photographs, circa 1970s-2015
This series is only minimally arranged and described. Some of the photographs are arranged by date, others by topic, and others by format. Topics include but are not limited to: Women's Center events, feminism, awards, athletics, historical photographs, etc. More recent photographs are available via digital files. Older photographs are available physically within the Special Collections and Archives Research Center.
Digital File 1: Angela Davis Visit, 2007
Extent: 12 digital files, 995 KB

Box-Folder 13.1: Athletics and Awards, undated
Photographs of past Women's Gymnastics team, other athletic teams, and of Women's Center awards ceremonies
Digital File 2: Arab Student Event, undated
Extent: 16 digital files, 2.83 MB

Digital File 3: Black Women Panel, undated
Panel presented by the Black Cultural Center and the Women's Center
Extent: 4 digital files, 14.2 MB

Digital File 4: Clothesline, undated
Extent: 25 digital files, 1.69 MB

Digital File 5: Cross Culture Halloween, 2013
Extent: 23 digital files, 47.0 MB

Digital File 6: Fall Drag Show, 2006
Extent: 23 digital files, 25.4 MB

Box-Folder 13.2: Feminism and Gatherings, 2011-2014
Digital File 7: Gender and Culture Conference, 2005
Extent: 70 digital files, 9.18 MB

Digital File 8: International Women's Coffee, undated
Extent: 19 digital files, 78.4 MB

Digital File 9: #iWillESV, 2013-2014
Extent: 24 digital files, 1.97 MB

Digital File 10: Open House, 2009
Extent: 81 digital files, 347 MB

Digital File 11: Oregon Women in Higher Education (OWHE) Conference, 2014
Extent: 64 digital files, 259 MB

Digital File 12: Photographs, circa 2010s
Extent: 106 digital files, 61.0 MB

Digital File 13: Photos for Women's Center Brochure, circa 2010s
Extent: 25 digital files, 51.7 MB

Box-Folder 13.3: Status of Women Awards Banquet, 1980
Negatives and program
Box-Folder 13.4: Reproduction of circa 1870s photograph of Susan B. Anthony with Oregon Equal Suffragists, circa 1970-1990
Digital File 14: Take Back the Night, 2005
Extent: 24 digital files, 3.15 MB

Digital File 15: Take Back the Night, 2006
Extent: 27 digital files, 11.5 MB

Box-Folder 13.5: Women's Center, 1980s
Digital File 16: Women's Center Awards, 2014
Extent: 151 digital files, 1.65 GB

Box-Item 12.20: Women's Tattoo Art Show, circa 1990s-2000s
Photo album containing photographs of the body art showcase from the Women's Center
Digital File 17: Womyn's Herstory Month Dinner, 2015
Extent: 9 digital files, 10.6 MB

Series 8: Posters, circa 2000s
Posters relating to the Women's Center and women's history both at Oregon State University and in the U.S. This collection includes posters on issues related to: reproductive rights, multicultural identities, and positive body image.
Extent: 89 digital files, 377 MB

Box-Folder 14.1: Noteable Women of Oregon State University, circa 2000s
Posters of prominent women of Oregon State University with accompanying information, including: Margaret Snell, Ava Milam Clark, JoAnne J. Trow, Helen Gilkey, Phyllis Lee, Ida Angeline Kidder, and Jane Lubchenco
Box-Folder 14.2-14.5: U.S. Women's History Timeline, circa 2000s
Map-Folder 15: Posters, circa 2000s
Various posters produced by the Women's Center, including but not limited to: multiple identities, reproductive justice, Women Returning to Higher Education (WORTHE), and "I Love My Body"
Digital File 18: Posters, circa 2000s
Women empowerment posters used for decoation in the Women's Center

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