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Association for World Education Collected Records

Identifier: SCPC-CDG-A-Association for World Education


Collection includes: history and by-laws, meeting minutes, 1970-1980, form letters, information about sponsored conferences, program literature, newsletters.


  • Majority of material found within 1970-1983

Language of Material

Materials are in English.

Restrictions on Access

Access: open for research without restrictions.

Biographical / Historical

Association for World Education; an international, non-governmental, voluntary organization of individuals and institutions; incorporated in New York State in 1970 as Association of World Colleges and Universities (AWCU); changed name to Association for World Education (AWE) in October 1974; AWCU was proposed by Morris R. Mitchell in the 1960s as an accreditation agency for world college programs; promotes and encourages all types of innovative educational programs with a world perspective.


0.21 Linear Feet (2.5 linear in.)

General Note

The Swarthmore College Peace Collection is not the official repository for the records of the Association for World Education or the Association of World Colleges and Universities.

Local Note

S PEACE note: Morris R. Mitchell (1895-1976) was a Quaker.

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