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News Release (March 24, 1964)


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News Release (March 24, 1964)
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New College News Release, For Release: Tuesday, March 24, 1964
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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March 24, 1964


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History -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
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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 FOR RELEASE: March 24, 1964 Jeanie Steele today was selected as i.:he first student from Sarasota for the charter class of New College, and she will enroll in the fall. Jeanie,the daughter of Mrs. Edwin L. Steele of 1253 Hillview Drive, now is a senior aJc St. rimothy' s School in Stevenson, Mc3. Interested in the humanities, particularly ar c and psychology, she has been an ardent s tudeni: of languages at: SJc. rimothy 1 s. Before enrolling in the Maryland private school, Jeanie was an outstanding student at the Out of Door School in Sarasota, and for two years president of her class. She returned there later to serve as a counselor in the school's summer cay camp. She said that she was especially pleasec to "be a part of the charter class responsible for the foundat.ion of the New College traditions." Jeanie said that this opportunity ancl the ec:ucational program of the college "offer an exciting challenge for a student." Jeanie is a native of Boston but has lived in Sarasota for 12 years. At St. Timothy 1 s she has been vice presideni:. of her sophomore class, art editor of the school yearbook, head of scenery of the Dramatics Club and heao of the school's import.ant Hospitality Committee as well as (more)


-2 -being a member of the French and Spanish Clubs. Dean of Admissions Robert. J. Norwine met with Jeanie who visited the New College campus during her spring vacation. He said, are delighted that Jeanie is the first student to be accepteo from Sarasota. The charter class that is now being accepted should be st.rengtheneo greatly by her participation. At the same time, Jeanie herself has strength in her acac1emic work, in activities, and che natural maturii:.y to profit from the association with the o ther outstanding young men and women who \17ill be her classmates." # # #

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