For background on In Loco Parentis at Mankato State College, read the following sections in Out of Chaos:
1. Carl M. Egan (pp. 72-75)
2. Curt Fisher (pp. 77-78)
3. David Phelps (pp. 106-119)
A. Go to Memorial Library home page.
B. During the 1960's In Loco Parentis was enforced on campuses throughout the U.S. and resulted in things such as curfews, room visitors, chaperones, and other aspects of daily life.
C. Minnesota State University, Mankato currently has a student handbook which includes a chalk use policy. This policy was not in existence in the 1960's.
D. Growing and developing into an adult is an individualized experience.