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News Release (July 11, 1965)


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News Release (July 11, 1965)
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New College News Release, For Release: Sunday, July 11, 1965
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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July 11, 1965


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United States -- Florida -- Sarasota


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NEW COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE FOR RELF.ASF: Sunday, July 11, 1965 NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR INFORMATION Sarasota, A Sarasotan, associated ith education most of his life, today was named to the noard of Trustees of George G. Collins, of 1514 !1illvieP nrive, has accepted an invitation to join the rJeH Coller,e board, to Chairnan Louis I. La' lotte. l?or 25 years Collins t.Jas n teacher in preparatory schools in Pe 1 namp-shire and Sarasota. A of Jlamilton Colle()'e, he did advanced 'vorl: at Columbia University, University of 1fassachusetts, and Dartmouth Coll::!p,e in the fields of English, f.conomics, and Education. For ten years he uas on the faculty of Union Academy in reriden, 1;. l!., serving as EnBlish teacher, head of the department, and coach of the hockey team. Before moving to Sarasota in 1948, he t-las associated '-Ti th the England Gas and Electric Association in as a director of the firn and he also was active Hith a paper firn there. In Sarasota Collins at the 0ut of Door School for a number of years and helned r..rith that school's athletic prpgram. La'lotte said the net-7 trustee hrinp;s to the "ew !3oard a preat t-7ealth of educational experience during Hhich time he has 'rled uith thou-sands of youngsters. -more-


rletv College -Page 2 ''lr. Collins has a special of education since he has helped to prepare young people for higher education," said La'1otte. "rc also has been closely associated :1etv College its foundinr years and he is quite acquainted Hith its aims and its nurposes. 11 As a member of the Sarasota College Committee, Collins .1as involved in the planning for the foundinr, of i!et>T Colle?,e, an interest me maintained through membership on various college groups. 'frs. Col lins also is active, serving as a committee chairman for the r.roman' s Library Association. Collins has been active in community service for a number of years. He is a past director of the Community Chest, Has treasurer of the Citizen1s League, and a founding member and trustee of the First Congrenational Church. He is a member of the Board of Governors of the Ivy League Club of Sarasota and also vice president of the Dartmoudn Club. The Collins have have three children and three grandchildren. -30-

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