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News Release (December 7, 1965)


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News Release (December 7, 1965)
Alternate Title:
New College News Release, For Immediate Release, December 7, 1965
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
Place of Publication:
Sarasota, Fla.
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December 7, 1965


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History -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
Planning -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
Records and correspondence -- New College (Sarasota, Fla.)
government publication (state, provincial, terriorial, dependent)   ( marcgt )
News release
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United States -- Florida -- Sarasota


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One page news release. Includes one page news release distribution sheet.
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NEWS RELEASE DISTRIBUTION RELEASE DATE STORY SUBJECT (TITLE) C:-t/ a! MAILING: Dailies -Local State ---tveeklies ------Radio -Local Area -----TV -Local -----State) _____ Natl.) Magazines Statewide -----Other --------Furman C. Arthur, Director Public Relations


NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR INFORMATION FOR IUUEDIATE RELEASE John Nash Ott, a retired banker Hhose interest in time-lapse photography has led him into a whole career, shmoJ the results of some of his work to students, faculty and guests of New College Friday, December 10 at 6:30 p.m. Ott's work in time-lapse photography, an avocation during a 20-year banking career, now has taken him into the field of research in studying the effects of light on growth responses in both plants and animals, including human beings. Dr. Ott's pictures that variations in the periodicity, in-tensity, and wavelength of light energy control certain plant growth proces-ses such as setting of buds, opening of determination of sex, and maturing of certain fruits. He points out similar responses in animals and suggests how these may be brought about as the result of light entering the eyes. Dr. Ott is the second speaker in the college's newly reinstitu-ted Friday night dinner and forum series. Special guests are invited to a candlelight dinner with students to be followed by a discussion with them. Professor of Philosophy Douglas Berggren is making arrangements for the dinners and forums along with student Rick Kainz. A limited number of guests will be admitted to the shmdng of the slides and the talk by Ott. END

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