November 15, 1935, Pages 1, 5
With NSFA & AYC,
Council Unanimously Approves
Federation's Purpose And
Many Student Activities
TO SUPPORT RED CROSS
Decides To Sponsor Drive After
Charges of Discrimination
unanimously voted to affiliate with the National Student Federation of
America at Wednesday's meeting. By a vote of 26-3, it also decided to
join the American Youth Congress.
Student Federation is an organization representing the student bodies
of almost one hundred fifty colleges and universities in the United
States. The purpose as stated in the constitution is: "The achievement
of a spirit of cooperation among the students of the United States; the
consideration of questions affecting student's interests; the
development of an intelligent student opinion on questions of national
and international importance; the fostering of understanding among the
students of the world in the furtherance of an enduring peace."
"In working toward
these ends, the Federation acts independently of any political party or
The Federation is
the only organization of its kind in the United States.
chairman of the Course of Study committee summarized. briefly, the
activities and organization of the American Youth Congress. "Since the
American Youth Congress is the only national. youth organization in the
United Stales to which we can affiliate inasmuch as the Congress is
nonpolitical. non-sectarian,. and non-partisan, and. To whose program
we subscribe, I move to affiliate with it."
(Continued on page 5)
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