Guide to the African Student Organizations at Stanford Collection

Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0985
Title: African student organizations at Stanford collection
Dates: 1982-2010
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Summary: Collection includes event materials, newsletters, publications, correspondence, and other records, primarily from the Stanford African Students Association, 1989-2010; other organizations include Association of Stanford Southern Africans, Stanford Ethiopian and Eritrean Students Association, and Stanford Nigerian Students Association. Also included are videorecordings (VHS) from Africa Week, sponsored by the Stanford African Students Association, 1996 and 1997.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

African Student Organizations at Stanford Collection (SC0985). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes event materials, newsletters, publications, correspondence, and other records, primarily from the Stanford African Students Association, 1989-2010; other organizations include Association of Stanford Southern Africans, Stanford Ethiopian and Eritrean Students Association, and Stanford Nigerian Students Association. Also included are videorecordings (VHS) from Africa Week, sponsored by the Stanford African Students Association, 1996 and 1997.

Access Terms

Stanford African Students Association.
Stanford University--Students.
African students--California.
Students, Foreign--California.

General note

Stanford African Students Association T-shirt and trophy can be found in the Stanford Archives Museum Collection under the call number AM 2010-004.

Collection Contents

 

Records

Box 1, Folder 1

Africa Week [sponsored by Stanford African Students Association], organizational materials, 1989

Box 1, Folder 2

Africa Week, event schedule, list of committees, programs, flyers, 1994

Box 1, Folder 3

Africa Week, schedule of events, 1996

Box 1, Folder 4

Africa Week, program and organizational materials, 1997

Box 1, Folder 5

Africa Week, African Culture Night program, 1999

Box 1, Folder 6

Africa Week, event schedule and loose photos, 2000

Box 1, Folder 7

Africa Week, event schedule 2001

Box 1, Folder 8

Africa Week, event program, flyer, budget, 2002

Box 1, Folder 9

Africa Week, event schedule, flyer, dance program, organizational materials, 2003

Box 1, Folder 10

Africa Week, event schedule flyer, 2005

Box 1, Folder 11

Africa Week, event schedule posters and other materials, 2006

Box 1, Folder 12

Africa Week, event schedule posters and flyers, Stanford Daily coverage, 2007

Box 1, Folder 13

Africa Week flyer 2009

Box 1, Folder 14

Africa Week flyers 2010

Box 1, Folder 15

Mawazo (SASA newsletter), sales and receipt forms

Box 1, Folder 16

Mawazo, correspondence and other records

Box 1, Folder 17

Mawazo, miscellaneous materials

Box 1, Folder 18

SASA correspondence, 1989 Annual Report, and other records, 1986-2007

Box 1, Folder 19

Stanford student publications: IASA Resume Book [compiled by SASA]; Soul Sistah, June 2004; The Black Community Sourcebook 1991[published by the Black Community Services Center at Stanford]

Box 1, Folder 20

Other student publications: Future 2002 Black Graduations Issue [West coast Black Student Network]; Outlook, The Harvard/Radcliffe Freshman Black Table Annual Journal 1990

Box 2, Folder nf

SASA Photograph album Africa Week 2000

Box 2, Folder 1

Clippings, 1997-2009

Box 2, Folder 2

An Africanist Directory, compiled by Ernest J. Valenzuela, 1982

Box 2, Folder 3

Grenada: Reagan’s propaganda victory; British and American press coverage [Produced by SCAAN – Stanford central America Action Network]

Box 2, Folder 4

Academic events, 1984, 2003

Box 2, Folder 5

Cultural and political events (mostly flyers) 1983-2010

Box 2, Folder 6

Association of Stanford Southern Africans, 2010

Box 2, Folder 7

Stanford Ethiopian and Eritrean Students Association [or the Stanford Eritrean and Ethiopian Students Association], 2004-2010

Box 2, Folder 8

Stanford Nigerian Students Association, 1998-2010

Box 2, Folder 9

Stanford Africa Business Forum, program for “Fortune at the Bottom of the African Pyramid,” May 2010

Box 2

Highlights of the Third African-African American Summit: Dakar, Senegal, May 1-6, 1995

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
 

Videotapes

Box 3

Mrs. Berhane Ras-Work. Keynote Speaker, Africa Week 1996. “Africa 2020”

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: Dr. Celestin Monga “Prospects for Democracy in Africa,” Africa Week 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: African Drumming Ceremony by Oriki Theater, Africa Week 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: [Student panel] “Toward a Vision of Africa,” Africa Week 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: panel discussion: Africans on Research in Africa, a Research Manifesto. Africa Week 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: Cultural Celebration, April 25. Africa Week, 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa 2020: Traditional Africa Night, cultural performances. Africa Week, 1996

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Hafsat Abiola. Keynote Speaker, Africa Week 1997

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa Table. Student panel on African Entrepreneurship. Africa Week 1997

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Africa Night, April 26. Africa Week 1997

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)
Box 3

Culture Night, April 24. Africa Week 1997

Physical Description: 1 videotape (VHS)