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US Naval Academy / Admissions Policy / Fleming #782454

CNN Evening News for Monday, Mar 07, 2005
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Annapolis: Jamie McIntyre) CNN exclusive story on the war over words at the US Naval Academy presented; details given of English professor Bruce Fleming's view that the academy admissions process has been weakened by "set asides" & will lead to weaker officers. [Midshipman Adam YANG†- responds.] [FLEMING - explains his position on academics.] Statement from Supt. Vice Adm. Rodney Rempt† criticizing Fleming's criticism quoted. [REMPT - says Fleming is not in trouble; outlines what the academy is looking for.] [Midshipman Xochitl PIEDRA†- defends her qualifications.]

Brown, Aaron;
McIntyre, Jamie

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