ERIC Number: ED146468
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
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Student-Initiated National Lobbying Organizations: A Current Profile.
Beeler, Kent D.
Profiled in this document are two types of national organizations that were created to protect and lobby for college students' interests in the legal sphere. The Center for the Rights of Campus Journalists and The Student Press Law Center provide legal counsel and assistance to student publications that are confronted with censorship type legal problems. Also reviewed are five student-initiated national lobbying organizations--Coalition of Independent College and University Students, National Association of Students in State Colleges and Universities, National Student Lobby, U.S. National Student Association, and Public Interest Research Groups. The purpose of each organization and information on how to contact them is provided. Also described are the Research Project on Students and Collective Bargaining and the National Student Educational Fund. These two student-initiated organizations prepare research reports and publications related to student concerns and interests. (Author)
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Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the National Association of Women Deans, Administrators, and Counselors (61st, Denver, Colorado, March 30-April 2, 1977)