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Archival Materials & Finding Aids

Alumnae Oral History Project collection

Black Student Alliance records

College Hall Occupation Oral History Project collection

Divest Smith College, 2016-2017

History of Smith College Demonstrations

Student Strike of 1970 collection

Weaving Voices Archives


Academic Essays

Critchlow, Donald T. “Second-Wave Feminism, Social Protest, and the Rights Revolution.” In In Defense of Populism: Protest and American Democracy, 107-37. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2020. Accessed March 24, 2021. doi:10.2307/j.ctv16qjz6b.7.

Crossley, Alison Dahl. Finding Feminism: Millennial Activists and the Unfinished Gender Revolution. New York: NYU Press, 2017. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Davis, Heath Fogg. “Checking a Sex Box to Get into College: Single-Sex Admissions.” In Beyond Trans: Does Gender Matter?, 85-110. New York: NYU Press, 2017. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Davis, Heath Fogg. “Single-Sex Colleges and Transgender Discrimination: The Politics of Checking a “Male” or “Female” Box to Get into College.” In LGBTQ Politics: A Critical Reader, edited by Brettschneider Marla, Burgess Susan, and Keating Christine, 580-98. New York: NYU Press, 2017. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Horowitz, Helen Lefkowitz. “In the Wake of Laurence Veysey: Re-Examining the Liberal Arts College.” History of Education Quarterly 45, no. 3 (2005): 420-26. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Milkman, Ruth. “A New Political Generation: Millennials and the Post-2008 Wave of Protest.” American Sociological Review 82, no. 1 (2017): 1-31. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Mustaffa, Jalil B., and Oscar J. Mayorga. “The Coalitional Factors of Student Activism: How Student Coalitions Struggle to Move beyond Diversity Logics.” In Rise Up!: Activism as Education, edited by Dache Amalia, Quaye Stephen John, Linder Chris, and McGuire Keon M., 177-200. East Lansing, Michigan: Michigan State University Press, 2019. Accessed March 24, 2021.

Nanney, Megan, and David L. Brunsma. “Moving Beyond Cis-terhood: Determining Gender through Transgender Admittance Policies at U.S. Women’s Colleges.” Gender and Society 31, no. 2 (2017): 145-70. Accessed March 24, 2021.

“Smith College Looks to Regain Momentum in Attracting Black Women.” The Journal of Blacks in Higher Education, no. 39 (2003): 52-53. Accessed March 24, 2021. doi:10.2307/3134364.