Listing of Archival Material
Below you will find a partial listing of archival material held in the La Roche Archives. Please contact the Archives if there is something you are looking for that is not listed below by e-mail or by phone 412-536-1060.
Information such as schedules, team rosters, media guides, booster association, award banquet programs, news releases, scholarships, on the following sports:
Baseball, Basketball, Cross country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer,
Basketball, Bowling, Cheerleading, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Volleyball
Also information on intermural sports.
Memorabilia from throughout the school's history is available to view. Items include sports uniforms, t-shirts, coffee mugs, pins, license plates, among other things.
Newspaper clippings from 1963 to the present. The clippings are organized by category and searchable through an Excel spreadsheet.
Student Government Association
Information on the Student Government Association and Student Senate including bylaws, officers, annual reports, meeting materials.
Student Literary Publications
1966-67-Contour in Thought-A literary magazine which presented the thoughts of the students.
1967-68-Contour-Literary writings by students.
1974-75-Perspective-Developed to advance literary publication of original articles of creative merit. These articles included political and religious commentary, research, editorials, poems, reviews and surveys.
1975-79-For Shadows-A creative writing journal by the Writer'sClub of La Roche College.
1983-to present-Nuance-Literary magazine published in booklet form until 2002 when it went online. Current and past issues can be found here.
2000-2002-Shades of Gray-Produced by the English Department's creative on-fiction writing class.
There were several student newspapers published throughout the school's history. The Archives has some, but not all, editions.
1967-Diffusian-Published in May and July of 1967 it was a four-paged newspaper detailing news on campus.
1967-69-La Roche News-Published five times a year from November of 1967 to June of 1969.
1970-71-Student Views-Single page featured student views on what was happening on campus.
1972-Roche Runner-a monthly newspaper that was published by the students of the Art 21 Journalism class.
1975-L'Ecrivan-Only one edition was published.
1977-La Roche Community News
1983-94-Crossover-This paper got its name based on the fact the students had to cross Babcock Boulevard to go from East Campus to West Campus.
1994 to present-The La Roche Courier-The Courier was published monthly and as of 2010 is only published online. The February 20, 2013 edition and editions going forward are archived here.
Student Organizations and Clubs
Information on a variety of student clubs and organizations throughout the years. Here is a partial listing of some of the groups:
Electric Bean Radio Station
Black Student Coalition
Social and Professional Greek fraternities and sororities