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November 19, 1959
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Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040020-3 Office Memorandum ? UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT Director of Training FROM : Chief/Language and Area School Activities Report 4/ 4 ( ent No. W kl DATE: 19 November 1959 ee y ' A. SIGNIFICANT ITM None to report. B. OTHER ACTIVITIES NU cukr -j DEC~ASSIl'i. 01 uss. (i iGD T s..m? 4 tr' Fut:z: J$A Date : g`.) is on the program and the nature of the language L oom dress by Henry problems, and a tour of studios in action. Next meeting will be at the U. S. Naval Academy on 15 January. discussed problems and 2. solutions for increasing efficiency or ing program. 3, reviewed and returned to DD R the Army draft on Learnin to ve Abroad that had been sent for comment to the MR. This is the pe-hlet on which ready had com- mented extensively. 4. An evening dinner meeting with the male staff and contract language faculty was held at home of C/LAS on 18 November, including all male staff who did not attend the dinner of several weeks ago. About 18 persons snuggled congenially and vivaciously into the small quarters and vibrated the walls with lively conversation on profes- sional topics, current events, and intercultural relations. 5. Regretfully but sympathetically we have read res- ignation. While sorry he is leaving, we are grateful for the years of service he has given us since we more or less took him off a train for Cornell four years ago when we were desperately trying to organize a full-time Russian program that now seems largely to have served its usefulness. He not only created and directed what I believe may be the best Russian language course in of$hisgstaff withy espiritde corps successful in maintaining unity rps ovmn- various cultural backgrounds from within the 25 YEAR RE-RE Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040020-3