Fourth President Sister Anita Marie Jochem (10-121.5)

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Descriptive Summary

Collection Title: University Records

Series Title: Fourth President Sister Anita Marie Jochem

Collection Number: 10

Series Number: 121.5

Extent: 2 manuscript boxes; 1 linear foot

Abstract: The Fourth President Sister Anita Marie Jochem Collection contains material related to the tenure of the fourth president of College of St. Francis, Sister Anita Marie Jochem (1962-1969). It contains correspondence, photographs, reports, and materials related to conferences and meetings attended by the President.

History: Prior to being the fourth president of the College of St. Francis, Sister Anita Marie Jochem was a member of the English department for five years. During her years as president, Sister Anita was listed in Who’s Who of American Women and the Dictionary of International Biographies. She was the founder of the Adult Education Division at CSF. She also appeared on radio programs over WJOL and WJRC where she discussed the role of women’s colleges in general. There was a steady growth of enrollment, increase in faculty, a new residence hall and a new library during her tenure as president.

Physical Location: LG12- Section 3 - Shelf 4

Language: English

Processor: Linnea Knapp, Archives Librarian

Administrative Information

Restrictions on use and reproduction: All rights held by the University of St. Francis. For permission to reproduce, distribute or otherwise use materials, please contact Archives Staff.

Restrictions on access: None

Provenance/ Source of Acquisition: President's Office

Scope and Content Note

Types of material: The Fourth President Anita Marie Jochem collection comprises of College of St. Francis reports, correspondences with the Diocese of Joliet and Most Reverend Martin D. McNamara, D.D., photographs, awards, National Education Association (1951-1968) and National Catholic Educational Association (1965) materials, evaluations and questionnaires.

Dates: 1962-1968

Container Listing

Box 1

Box 2