Grant Robley, Yale Register-Bridgeport Telegram-CT-p.19-26 Jan 1967

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Grant Robley, Yale Register-Bridgeport Telegram-CT-p.19-26 Jan 1967 - the Draft Policy Prottit— Cook Refuses to Grade...
the Draft Policy Prottit— Cook Refuses to Grade Yale Sociology Class 20 at the Miss an the at descriptive this by NEW HAVEN (AP) Yale Prof. Robert Cook, opposed to university policy of supplying information on grades and class boards, says he will not clve grades to the 12' students In his sociology class. ■ The ; 12- 12- students, ■ he says, up to the students themselves, Cook',' an assistant professor of sociology: said Irl a litter to Yale College1 Register Grant Robley - that "after some discussion discussion the "class has ■ decided not to turn in grades.' ,' "We see no basis or reason for ; giving grades under - the circumstances. The blank grade list la enclosed." ' Robley referred the letter-made letter-made letter-made public Wednesday In the Yale Dally News,' the student newspaper to Oeorgss Mav, dean of Yale College, who in turn referred'it to Wendell Bell, chairman of the sociology department. department. May said a teacher is under contractual responsibility to give grades. Cook, who ran unsuccessfully last November as the American Independent candidate for Connecticut's Connecticut's Third Congressional District seat, wrote earlier-Jan. earlier-Jan. earlier-Jan. IS— to May: ■ "V propose that we direct the Yale administration not to release release class standings tu draft boards. If they fall to comply :™ uur request, I propose that we refuse to supply the grades on which the standings are based." .: * As long as last May, Yale President Kingman Brewster, Jr. had this to sav about th,> ui«u una ciass sranaings; liven u ii were true— which it is not— that a majority wished to obstruct the present Selective Service request for information about class standing, ft would be unthinkable for the university to deprive any student of his own right to cooperate -with -with his

Clipped from The Bridgeport Telegram26 Jan 1967, ThuPage 19

The Bridgeport Telegram (Bridgeport, Connecticut)26 Jan 1967, ThuPage 19
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