Campus Capsules Publication

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Sigma Delta Chi. Michigan State College Chapter.
Campus Capsules publication
1950, 1952-1955
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 folder

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan."

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Historical Note

Campus Capsules was published once a term beginning in March 1950 as a newsletter sent to parents with student grades. Financed by the four undergraduate classes at Michigan State,  Campus Capsules was written, edited and published by Sigma Delta Chi, the men's professional journalism fraternity.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of seven issues of Campus Capsules. The newsletter gives information about the activities of each class, campus events such as the finishing of the carillon, WKAR-TV’s first telecast, the 1954 Rose Bowl, and the name change from Michigan State College to Michigan State University of Agriculture and Applied Science. The issues also include information about the athletic teams.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections September 2008

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Michigan State College. Students.
  • Michigan State University. Students.
  • Rose Bowl (Football game). (1954 : Pasadena, Calif.)


  • College campuses -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • College sports -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing -- Periodicals

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Campus Capsules 1950, 1952-1955 

F.D. 1