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News Release (May 19, 1965)


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News Release (May 19, 1965)
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New College News Release, Special Release: May 19, Mailed for Thurs. p.m. Release: Station WSUN-TV; WFLA-TV; WTVT; WEDU-TV; WBRD; WTRL; WSAF; WKXY; WSPB; WYND; WAMR; WYAK; Dora Walters; Bill Stewart; Bill Henry (WFLA); WTVT; Tampa Times; Sarasota Citizen; Florence Gilmore (Ringling Mus.); Bob Jones (Florida Showcase, NYC.)
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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May 19, 1965


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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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Two page news release.
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----NEW COLLEGE NEWS RELEASE SPECIAL RELEASE: 19, mailed for Thurs. p.m. Release: Station WEDU-TV;WBRD; WTRL;WSAF;WKXY;WSPB;tolYND;WAMR;WYAK; Dora t.Jalter1 Bill Stewart; Bill Henry(HFLA);WTVT;TAMPA TIMES SARASOTA CITIZEN;Florence Gilmore(Ringling Mus.: Bob Jones (Florida Showcase, NYC.) NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR INFORMATION Sarasota, Florida --A new $1 million multi-purpose academic and activities center for College was announced today. New College President Dr. George F. Baughman said that plans are being drawn not-' for the netJ center uhich tvill be named for donor Carl Hamilton of Venice, and her late husband. Her gift of $500,000 made the center possible. The new center is to contain dining facilities, meeting rooms, lounge, snack bar, teaching auditorium, seminar and classrooms, and a language laboratory. It will be built on the college's East Campus where three residence halls now are nearly complete. Architect I. H. Pei of New York already is tvorking on final drawings for the center, to be known as the Carl and Hamilton Court. Dining facilities will be large enough to handle 300 persons or the room may be converted for meetings, lectures, or even stage presentations. President Baughman said that the Carl and Marjorie Hamilton Court has been designed to be multi-purpose so that the life of the campus will revolve around it. Soon to be added nearby,he said, will be recreational facilities. Included in the netJ court will be a modern languages center to accornmo-date the college's language prop,ram. A language laboratory will be part of this. more


Carl and Harjorie Hamilton Court -2-President Baughman said that Architect Pei has created a "timeless design" for the center. "These new buildings serve ,JewCollege for many decades and the Hamilton name thus ah..rays be remembered on our campus, 11 he added. A preliminary time schedule indicates that construction should begin near the end of the summer and use of the building should be possible early in 1966. Completion of the court Hill make possible extension of library facilities in College Hall, one of the eight buildinp,s nm..r in use on the campus. -30-

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