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The San José State University Student Council Records, 1950-1976 document the formation of the SJSU Student Council in 1955. The early Student Council, also known as the Associated Students, formed in 1897 as a student club. The Student Council and the Student Court served as the executive and judicial body of student government on campus. The Associated Students incorporated in 1980, and the Student Council serves as Board of Directors of the organization. The records consist of meeting minutes of the Student Council, as well as revisions to the 1959 Student Council Constitution. This collection is arranged into a single series: Series I: Student Council Meeting Minutes, 1950-1976.

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The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

San José State University. Student Council -- History
San José State University. Student Council -- Records and correspondence
San José State College. Student Council -- History
San José State College. Associated Students -- History
San José State College -- History
California State University, San José -- History
San José State University -- History
Student government -- California -- San José
Education, Higher -- California -- San José

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