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News Release (March 7, 1965)


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News Release (March 7, 1965)
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New College News Release, For Release: Sunday, March 7
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New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C. ARTHUR INFORMATION FOR RELEASE: Sunday, March 7 Appointment of the first of the new faculty members who will be added to the New College teaching staff in September was announced today. Dr. Arthur R. Borden, Jr., Dean of the college's Division of Humanities, announced the appointment of B. Gresham Riley, Yale graduate and former holder of Fulbright, Woodrow Wilson and Danforth fellowships, as Assistant Professor of Philosophy. The college will_expand its faculty this Dean Borden said, when the college's second class enters and its first class moves into the second year of their three-year program of studies. At New College, Professor Riley will assist in the first year humanities program and also will teach logic, philosophy of science, philosophy of religion and will work with a seminar on American philoso-phy. Professor Riley, whose interests are chiefly in the philosophy of the mind and being will work with and supplement the work of Dr. Douglas Berggren, Professor of Philosophy, whose field of specialization is in meaning and value. Professor Riley, who received his B.A. degree from Baylor University in 1960 and has done graduate work at the Harvard Summer School, Yale (more)


1 add Riley University and the University of Marburg Germany, expects his Ph.D. degree from Yale this summer. He received his Master's degree from Yale in 1963 and was an assistant instruction, teaching the philosophy of religion, there in 1963 and 1964. He was graduated magna cum laude from Baylor and has been granted a Harvard Summer School scholarship, a Fulbright scholarship for his studies in Germany, and fellowships from the Woodrow Wilson and Danforth funds for his work at Yale. # # #

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