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News Release (August 1964)


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News Release (August 1964)
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New College News Release Special to Riverview Ram Page
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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August 1964


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History -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
Planning -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
Records and correspondence -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
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News release
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United States -- Florida -- Sarasota


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NEW COLLEGE. NEWS RELEASE NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR -INFORMATION I d1v1dual1ty a d the eareh for viado are key to i th edueatio atructure t t is v Tb raw t rial fro v ieh thes k yato re carved are per o 1 soals, 1 dividual ceo pli otivatton tor future achi ve t, d t e se 1 ar 1 of our c1v111zatio Stude t eeeki to enter w College ust display cbaractcr1stios ot iut llectual our oaity, s lt-st rt1 g ab111ty, and appr ct tiou ot th opportunity or ax1 u progre 1 their e arch tor truth. I this xplor tory th y are to be ided by ba -pic ed Gr di Will ot be o t co ve tio 1 type. Year--e d co pr h atve xaai tio will b th o y e ato eat'', while pecial colleg e r will ur each tu eat's progr aa co eta tly. t is Will be ai ed by the ev luatio ot 22 t culty d tutor who are vi t the tude t daily 1 rs, lectur a d 1 1vidual projects. Wh1l o bar a faat rule ie a t t tu acce ta e, it ia fair to ay that v Call 8 seek "so e exceptio 1 pro 1 tude t Alt ough over 70 rce t of the Chart r Cl e record that place thea 1 the top te th ot their high school claee cad ically, atude t of ccepted if th y w re able to how th y offered ao peo1 1 pro 1ae or 1rect1on. 0 t other oholaat1cally top-raaki appltca te 1 t C rter Claae a lect1o


process were rejected it they did aot display characteristics of well rouudedaeas as well as good gradea. Aa aearly as possible adaiasioas officers dev lop t fullest possible body of intoraatioa, 1uclud1ag college boarda, peraoaal iatervieva aad written statements of student go 1a, for each serious appl1caat before a decision is reached as to ace ptaace. B w College has a u 11 aoDth caleadar leadiag to a bachelor's degree in 3 years. All atudeate uat be 1 reaideace, with tuitiou, rooa and board a. a fees et at 4,20:) per year. Adaiasioa is opea to deaerv1ag students without r gard to race, ere d or color and scholarship assistaace is available as well. The Chart r Class a. finally er.u-olled va drawn tro so 30 states a d 3 foreig n countri s. Its bers re re ent a very wide ra e of backgrou ds, directions aad acco plishments. Yet each 1 considered to have an extra capability for future leadership in hi or her cboaea field of interest and as a e ber of the hu.a race. It is to these two obJ cti ea that the currtculua ot Bev College ia directed. Workiag i dividually, i a.all classes aad 1 lectur groupe, all students are i troduced to fu dameatals ot aatural acieacee, social sciences aud huaaaitiea. It 1s a basic preaiee ot New College that eTery atudeat, vheth r a tuture ph;ya1c1st, eagi ... r, teacaer 01" other careerist should be broadly educated. Moreover, with the bod7 ot aodera knowledge alway beiag aodttied, euperceded aad exteaded, studeats v1ll be eacouraged to leara self-education aad to develop tbe babit ot iad peadeftt inquiry that will re .. 1a throughout their lives. After having lecture aad seaiaar groups OP topics ot basic iaportaacethe developaeut ot .athe .. tical eysteaa, or the tunaa.eatale ot aesthetics and their application to ltte atudents vtll proceed at th ir best rate


to explore aa area of special interest with a tutor aad 1adepeadeat research. Raturally, aporta, social act1v1tiea a d extra curricular proJect are a .. Jor tacet ot New College atudeat lite. But perhaps the most atiaulatiag activity ia thia uauaual college 1a the contact aad challeage of active tnds -the tacultiea', the Cla' aad yours Adaissioas Deaa Robert J. Horviae said iatereated atu eat are welcoae to eoatact the a 1aaioaa ottice at ew College tor furt er

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