A professor and athletic coach at Springfield College since 1967, Dr. Mimi Murray enjoys a national and international reputation in the field of athletics and is recognized for her pioneering contributions to the field of sport psychology, her influence on behalf of girls and women in Sport, and her excellence in teaching. Dr. Murray has served as president for the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport, and Dance (ICHPER-SD); the American Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD); and the National Association for Girls and Women in Sport (NAGWS). Murray also served as vice president for the United States Collegiate Sports Council.
Materials in this collection include correspondence, reports, pamphlets, books, news releases, newspaper articles, magazine articles, photographs, slides, contact sheets, certificates, uniforms and various clothing, posters, handwritten notes, class syllabi, sheet music, budget and financial documents, affidavits, typed transcriptions of court testimony, correspondence, memorandums, court paper (including exhibits), meeting minutes, unpublished manuscripts, VHS tapes, plaques, and awards created by or collected by Dr. Mimi Murray from Springfield College, her coaching of gymnastics, and from many professional organizations. Materials date from 1965 to 2017.