Video — 1 videodisc (244 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The University of California at Berkeley, the oldest and most prestigious member of a ten campus public education system, is also one of the finest research and teaching facilities in the world. The film, At Berkeley, shows the major aspects of university life, its intellectual and social mission, its obligation to the state and to larger ideas of higher education, as well as illustrates how decisions are made and implemented by the administration in collaboration with its various constituencies.
Video — 1 videodisc (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
"In 2005, D-Q University, California's only tribal college, was shut down after a 35-year struggle. Since then, the school's board of trustees, past students, and community members have tried to reopen the school against all odds. This 30-minute video documentary is structured around a group of occupants who illegally live at the closed D-QU campus amid threats of arrest by the school's board of trustees. Finding D-QU looks at the often-conflictive relationship between the board and the occupants. This current struggle frames the history of the school, beginning with D-QU's establishment in the midst of civil rights activism in the late 1960s"--TWN website.
Video — 1 videodisc (ca. 52 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Anonymous Artists of America (1969 , 9 min.) /
Hum 255 (1970, 28 min.)
What the fuck are these red squares? (1970, 15 min.).
Anonymous artists of America: presents one song from a live performance at the University of Chicago by the psychedelic rock collective known as Anonymous Artists of America.
Hum 255: In 1969 a group of University of Chicago students occupied the Administration Building to protest the firing of Professor Marlene Dixon. As a result, 42 students were expelled and 81 suspended. A year later a documentary film workshop filmed a meeting between the class and two of the expelled students. Includes footage of the occupation as well as the subsequent workshop as the students explain their motivations and the discussion that results.
What the fuck are these red squares?: Students at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago strike and protest the killing of students at Kent State and Jackson State Universities with a series of "revolutionary seminars" that explores the role of artists in society and the connections between art and money in the U.S.
[San Francisco, CA] : California Newsreel, [2006?]
Video — 1 videodisc (92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
At Stanford University during the 1990/91 school year, two filmmakers moved into a freshman residence hall and followed a new group of students from move-in day to spring finals. In the resulting documentary ten students from varied backgrounds grapple with a multitude of psycho-social developmental concerns including cultural, ethnic and class differences, the issues of substance abuse and sexual relationships, academic and career choices, stress management, autonomy and community building.