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Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association constitution

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: RITArc-0218

Scope and Contents

The Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association (RAISA) constitution was written in January 1967 by eight Rochester undergraduates. The document includes provisions for RAISA membership, objectives, officers, elections, committees, and funding.

Dates

  • 1967

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open to researchers.

Biographical / Historical

In January, 1967, eight Rochester undergraduates met to create a constitution for a proposed Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association (RAISA). Those students were: Ray E. Baker (Rochester Institute of Technology), Jerry Eckert (St. John Fisher), Ralph Huninger (SUNY Brockport), Art Brown (Roberts Wesleyan), Joan Mascaro (Nazareth), Joe O'Brien and Mike O'Connor (Monroe Community), and Greg Talcott (SUNY Geneseo). RAISA would be open to area undergraduates. The constitution lists four objectives:

  • To discuss and act upon common problems of local and national origin as related to member schools.
  • To discuss and act upon common problems of member schools.
  • To promote mutually sponsored academic, cultural, and social events.
  • To promote individual campus activities when requested.
  • Extent

    1 Folder(s)

    Language

    English

    Overview

    Constitution of the Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association (RAISA). RAISA was formed in 1967 by undergraduate college students in Rochester, New York.

    Arrangement

    Collection consists of one item.

    Physical Location

    C.S. South, Shelf 809, Box 208

    Processing Information

    Finding aid created by Amy Vilz in July 2011.
    Title
    Rochester Area Intercollegiate Student Association constitution
    Subtitle
    RIT Archives
    Status
    Published
    Author
    Amy Vilz
    Date
    30 July 2011
    Description rules
    Describing Archives: A Content Standard
    Language of description
    Undetermined
    Script of description
    Code for undetermined script
    Language of description note
    English

    Repository Details

    Part of the RIT Archive Collections Repository

    Contact:
    RIT Libraries
    Wallace Center
    90 Lomb Memorial Drive
    Rochester NY 14623 USA
    (585) 475-4613