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News Release (June 1966)


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News Release (June 1966)
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New College News Release, For Immediate Release
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New College of Florida
New College of Florida
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Sarasota, Fla.
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June 1966


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News release
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United States -- Florida -- Sarasota


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NEW COLLEGE, SARASOTA, FLORIDA FURMAN C ARTHUR INFORMATION FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sarasota -A conference to establish p,uidelines for creation of a campus plan for College tvill be held here Tuesday and Hednesday, June 21 and 22. The conference is sponsored by the Ford Foundation's Educa-tiona! Facilities Laboratories. Taking part in the conference, in addition to college trustees, faculty and staff will be: Dr. David Riesman, professor of psychology, Harvard University; \Jarren Rovetch, educational planning consultant, Boulder, Colorado; Edward G. Grafton, architect-partner in the firm of Pancoast, Ferendino, Grafton and Skeels, Miami; Terry Ferrer, education editor, New York Herald Tribune; and John D. Sarasota author. College president John Elmendorf will moderate the sessions which are expected to lay the foundation for the establishment of a plan for the further development of the campus. The college was founded in 1960 and accepted its first classes as a private, liberal arts college in 1964. The present campus has fac-ilities for approximately 260 students and enrollment eventually is ex-pected to exceed 800. -more-


-2the conference will deal primarily conditions on the New College campus, the guidelines which will issue from the meetings are expected to be valid for other colleges seeking to develop patterns of undergraduate education. -30-

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