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Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio). Student Publications Committee


Administrative history

According to the annual lists of standing committees, the Publications Committee was created at the beginning of the 1968-69 academic year and continued to exist until approximately 1998, although its name and mandate changed several times. In 1972-73, it became the Programs and Publications Committee. In 1982-83 the name was changed to the Student Programs and Publications Committee. In 1985-86 the name became the Student Publications Committee. It disappeared from the list of committees around 1998.


In 1972 its charge was as follows. “The committee regularly reviews University publications and makes recommendation regarding general policy as well as evaluations of particular issues. Its student members are nominated by the Student Senate” (Taken from the annual list of standing committees, 1972-73). In 1973 its charge was: “The duties of the committee include the review and interpretation of University policy in reference to student publications and programs, and the review of applications for editors-in-chief of all student publications” (From the annual list of standing committees, 1973-74). In 1992 its charge was: “The Committee works with the editors of the Xavier Newswire and Musketeer Annual to develop editorial policy, to provide regular feedback on content of publications and to select the editor-in-chief of each publication.” (From the annual committee list, 1992-93.”

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Xavier University committees annual reports and other material

Identifier: XUA-11
Abstract Annual reports of various Xavier committees submitted annually to the president of the university.
Dates: 1991-2010

Xavier University inactive committees records

Identifier: XUA-36
Abstract This is a collection of committee records of various inactive Xavier University committees. Holdings for individual committees may be fragmented.
Dates: 1937-2006