Academic Affairs, College of Education, Box 43

Institution: Northeastern Illinois University Archives
Ronald Williams Library, LIB 015
5500 N. Saint Louis Ave.
Chicago IL 60625
Phone: (773) 442-4416
Date: 1965-1986
Extent: 1 Linear Feet
Finding Aid: None

Biographical/Historical Note:
The Carruther's Center for Inner City Studies (CCICS) was established on the south side of Chicago over 30 years ago by Northeastern Illinois University as part of its urban mission to meet the educational needs of Chicago's inner-city communities. Studies at CCICS are distinguished by their interdisciplinary nature in the social sciences and humanities with an emphasis on ethnic and racial issues as they apply to basic urban studies.

Scope and Content Note:
Box 43 of the College of Education Records contains Carruther's Center for Inner City Studies newsletters and as well as records of CCICS programs, including information on training for inner city teachers, recruitment of teachers from inner city high schools and Illinois Teachers College-North.

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