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Penn Nursing Doctoral Student Organization

MC 225

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the University of Pennsylvania. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in our reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Summary Information

Repository:
University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing
Creator:
Best, Kaitlin
Creator:
Sowicz, Timothy J.
Title:
Penn Nursing Doctoral Student Organization
Date [inclusive]:
1979-
Call Number:
MC 225
Extent:
1 Linear feet
Language:
English
Text: [Carton]
MSSM.0001
Cite as:
Doctoral Student Organization, Records, Barbara Bates Center for the Study of the History of Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania
PDF Version:

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Biography/History

Since the 1970s, "the mission of the Doctoral Student Organization of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing [has been] to support and encourage students by engaging in professional and social endeavors which will enhance educational experiences while promoting integrity of character, leadership, and organizational skills."

Scope and Contents

This first series of this collections contains the minutes and by-laws of the Penn Nursing Doctoral Student Organization. In addition, there are a number of general materierals collected by the organization. This includes flyers, memos, communications with students, doctoral students areas of interest, directories, and other materials. The last series contains all information for the organization's annual colloquia. These items includes invitations, flyers, and communications and correspondences to organize the event.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

University of Pennsylvania: Barbara Bates Center for the Study of The History of Nursing

Finding Aid Author

Finding aid prepared by Jessica Clark

Access Restrictions

This collection is unrestricted.

Use Restrictions

Copyright restrictions may apply. Please contact the Center with requests for copying and for authorization to publish, quote or reproduce the material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Gift of the Doctoral Student Organization by Timothy Sowciz and Kaitlin Best.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)
  • Doctorial Student Organization.
Geographic Name(s)
  • Pennsylvania.
Subject(s)
  • Nurses--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--History.
  • Nursing students

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Collection Inventory

Series 1.  Minutes and Bylaws, 1979-2002, 2008.

Box Folder

Minutes, Dec 1979-Feb 1981.

1 1

Minutes (memos and PhD topics), Sept 1982-June 1983, Oct 1984-April 1985.

1 2

Minutes and Bylaws, Oct 1982-April 1984.

1 3

Minutes and Materials, Sept 1985-April 1986.

1 4

Minutes and Bylaws, Sept 1987- April 1988.

1 5

Minutes (complete), Nov 1987-Oct 1989.

1 6

Minutes, Executive Board, Oct 1988-Mar 1989.

1 7

Minutes, General, Oct 1988-Mar 1989.

1 8

Minutes, Dec 1988-Mar 1990, Aug 1992-Feb 1993, June 1998-Feb 1999.

1 9

Executive Committee, Agendas and Meeting Minutes, 1993-1994.

1 10

Meeting Minutes, Sept 1997, Mar-Oct 2001, May 2002, May-June 2008, Jan 2009.

1 11

Bylaws, 1985, 1988, 1998.

1 12

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Series 2.  Materials, 1982-2008.

Box Folder

Communications and Funds, Spring 1982.

1 13

Materials, General, 1983-1985.

1 14

Student Interest and Directory, 1984, 1987.

1 15

Materials, 1986-1987.

1 16

Directories, 1987-2002.

1 17

Materials, General, 1988-1989.

1 18

Materials (minutes, correspondence, etc.) from Suzanne Brennam, 1991-1992.

1 19

Materials, 1992-1993.

1 20

School of Nursing Communication, 1989-1990, 1998-1999, Sept 2001-Dec 2002, May 2008-April 2009.

1 21

Announcements, c. 1993.

1 22

Correspondence to Students, 1993-1998.

1 23

Materials, 1994-1995.

1 24

Materials, 1995-1996.

1 25

Materials, 1996-1997.

1 26

Calendar and Events, 1998-1999, 2001, 2008-2009.

1 27

Listserv/Newsgroup/Web page, 1998.

1 28

Grant Information, 1998.

1 29

Materials, Correspondence and Information, Aug 2000- Feb 2001.

1 30

DSO Cork Board Materials (includes some photographs), c. 2008.

1 31

Newsletter, Fall 1985, Fall 1989, Spring 1990.

1 32

Graduate Catalog, 1987-1990 1987.

1 33

The Doc Post (missing issues), 1990-2008.

1 34

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Colloquium, 1987-2001.

Box Folder

Colloquium Speakers and Correspondence, 1987-1989.

1 35

Colloquia, 1989, 1997-2001.

1 36

Colloquium Information and Correspondence, 1992-1995.

1 37

Colloquium Materials, Spring 1996.

1 38

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