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Department of Health, Education And Welfare / College Desegregation Plans #52681

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Feb 02, 1978
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(Studio) HEW's rejection of college desegregation plans by Georgia and Virginia and parts of one by North Carolina and acceptance of those by OK, Arkansas and Florida reported.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Department of Health, Education and Welfare Secretary Califano's decision to move against Virginia, Georgia and North Carolina if college desegregation plans not amended detailed; states' necessity in changing plans in order to continue recing. federal funds noted. Ex. of situation cited in cases of Old Dominion University and Norfolk State College, within 4 mile of each other in Norfolk, Virginia. [CALIFANO - says states' failure to comply with desegregation criteria could result in cutoff of all Department of Health, Education and Welfare funds to states' educational insts.]
REPORTER: Charles Gibson (WVEC newsfilm)

Gibson, Charles;
Reynolds, Frank

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