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Yale Reserve Officers' Training Corps #200444

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 31, 1969
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(Studio) Reserve Officers' Training Corps courses and military studies in trouble at Yale University
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New Haven, Connecticut) 1st Reserve Officers' Training Corps studies program for college set up at Yale in 1916. Faculty votes to drop Reserve Officers' Training Corps courses for academic credit. [Chairperson Faculty Committee Arthur GALSTON - Reserve Officers' Training Corps not an educational institution and Yale isn't mil. institution; Reserve Officers' Training Corps to be extracurricular.] [Army Reserve Officers' Training Corps Colonel Richard IRVING - course deserves credit.] [Navy Reserve Officers' Training Corps Captain William SIMMONS - doesn't know if Navy Reserve Officers' Training Corps can survive at Yale.] Reserve Officers' Training Corps enrollment declines at Yale.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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