University of Wyoming. Black Student Alliance records, 1968-2021

Overview of the Collection

University of Wyoming. Black Student Alliance
University of Wyoming. Black Student Alliance records
1968-2021 (inclusive)
10.00 MB
Collection Number
The purpose of the Black Student Alliance (BSA) is to encourage, enlighten, embolden, and enrich the African and African American student body while simultaneously promoting unity through the African American community as well as among students of other cultures.
American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming
American Heritage Center
University of Wyoming
1000 E. University Ave.
Dept. 3924
Laramie, WY
Telephone: 3077663756
Access Restrictions
Access Restrictions

There are no access restrictions on the materials for research purposes, and the collection is open to the public.


Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Black Student Alliance was reinstated in 2018 after a few years of dormancy. The registered student organization was recreated in order to provide the University of Wyoming's campus with culturally relevant educational programs.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains events flyers and internal communications.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright Information

The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

Preferred Citation

Item Description, Box Number, Folder Number, Collection Name, Collection Number, American Heritage Center, University of Wyoming.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top

Related Materials

Related Materials

There are related archival materials to the University of Wyoming's Black Student Alliance records located in the University of Wyoming's Black Studies Center records and the University of Wyoming's African American and Diaspora Studies records at the American Heritage Center.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition Information

All material was recieved from The Black Student Alliance's president, Timberly Vogel, in July 2021.

Processing Note

Processing Information

The collection was processed by Timberly Vogel in July 2021.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
Digital ahcdm_300064_001 Black History Month 2019
Digital ahcdm_300064_001 Black Student Alliance Week 2019-2020
Digital ahcdm_300064_001 Programs 2018-2021
Digital ahcdm_300064_001 Programs: Black 14 Dinner 2019
Digital ahcdm_300064_001 Restatement 2018

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Subject Terms

  • African Americans--Civil rights--Wyoming--Laramie
  • African Americans--Colonization--Wyoming
  • African Americans--Education (Higher)--West (U.S.)
  • African Americans--Study and teaching
  • African Americans--Wyoming--History
  • Civil rights demonstrations--Wyoming--Laramie

Corporate Names

  • Black 14 (Laramie, Wyo.)
  • University of Wyoming

Geographical Names

  • Laramie (Wyo.)--Race relations
  • Wyoming--History--1946-1999
  • Wyoming--History--2000-