Tufts, Dr. John part 3(tape #26 side a)

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Tape stock length: 60 min
Running Time: 19 min


Dr. Tufts talks about the impacts of the student body population explosion the WCSU experience throughout the 1960s and the various impacts it had on the school.
Label Contents: 11/15/1976



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Friel, Jack


Tufts, Dr. John


Running Time: 19 min

Time Summary

-10 Min: the growing student population creates a need for a larger full-time faculty staff; remembers that during his tenure he had to moonlight due to the poor pay at WCSU;
10-20 Min: the problems that the fast increase in student population has caused; the problems he faces in teaching classes as large as 80 students; the foundations of the writing lab; references a recent by-law that states that a teacher may withhold a grade until they feel the student has submitted work up to the college standard, in reference to the problem of student writing abilities at WCSU;


Friel, Jack -- interviewer. “Tufts, Dr. John part 3(tape #26 side a).” Jack Friel University History Collection, MS004. WCSU Archives, 9 July 2019. Accessed on the Web: 14 Nov. 2019.


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