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December 27, 2016
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December 18, 2009
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September 9, 1959
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l1AtT~!!"~l~ffT~ i^ STANDARD Ff Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040059-1 Office Memorandum ? UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT TO : Acting Chief, language and Area School FROM : Acting Deputy for language Training suBJECT: Weekly Activities Report A. SIGNIFICCANT ITENS None to report. B. OTHER ACTIVITIES DATE: 9 September 1959 1, The Fall Semester of the Voluntary language Training Program began on 8 and 9 September with a total complement of 50 classes in 9 different languages -- Chinese, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Norwegian, Russian and Spanish. Although a final tally will not be made until the end of this week, total student enroll- ment appears to be in the vicinity of 350. However, total student registrations for this semester were over 400. 2. An administrative briefs for the instructors in the VITP was held at noon on 9 September by in the R&S Auditorium. About 40 of the 50 instructors were present. This briefing is held at the beginning of each semester to indoctrinate the instructors in VITP administrative procedures and requirements. A training session for the instructors is scheduled for Saturday morning, 12 September. 3. f ORR reported for duty on 8 September, having heard nothing or his office's reversal of its original agreement to detail him to IAS for 90 days. PO/TR informs us that all difficulties are being straightened out and that :::)All come to LAS under terms essentially the same as those contained in the original memorandum. 4. The French Basic RSW (FT) course will begin on 14 September. A total of six students (including one dependent) have enrolled. 25X1 25X1 5. In the absence of is handling matters dealing with language training. 25 YEAR i RE-RE Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/12/18: CIA-RDP61-00442A000200040059-1