Saturday, January 09, 2010

South Dakota School of Mines: January 9, 1942

January 9-10 - Regents approve a general accelerated program of engineering education. Program is requested by the National Defense Council and Office of Production Management. It will involve three terms per year of 16 or 17 weeks. No loss of curriculum material and no lowering of standards will be felt. Program should start by June first, if possible. [Twenty-Seventh Biennial Report of the Regents of Education of the State of South Dakota to the Governor for the Biennial Period Ending June 30, 1942, Fiscal Years 1940-41 and 1941-42, Transmitted to the Legislature at the Twenty-Eighth Biennial Session, 1943. pt. 148]