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August 13, 1965
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'0'-s Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/10/30: CIA-RDP78-06096A000200030003-4 5010-104 VW4 UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT Memorandum CONFIDENTIAL DATE: 13 August 1965 FROM Registrar, TR SUBJECT: Weekly Activities Report No. 23 9 - 13 August 1965 I. SIGNIFICANT ITEMS None II. OTHERS A. Both the DDI and DDS&T Training Officers have advised us that it is doubtful that they will have any nominations for the National Interdepartmental Seminar either in September or in subsequent runnings. B. We have received correspondence from Mr. James Beck, Director of the Executive Seminar Center, Kings Point, advising us of the progress made at the Center during the past year. Mr. Beck is being reassigned to Washington to take over the develop- ment of a second Center to be established on the West Coast. In addition to a detailed report on the activities at Kings Point, Mr. Beck appended a memo from Mr. John Macy, Chairman of the Civil Service Commission to President Johnson in which he told the Presi- dent of the success of the Kings Point enterprise. The President responded by urging Government Agencies to continue to send people for this training but to be highly selective in their choice of personnel. This paper is presently being circulated. C. Colonel Commandant of the Defense Intelligence School, was advised that CIA would have only one nominee for the 7 September Advanced Intelligence Course. Colonel 0 indicate25X1 that if at the last minute we had other qualified candidates he would be quite willing to consider them. 25X1 D. We have received a memorandum from Executi125X1 Director, EPIC requesting that t who is scheduled for training at be so written as to enable him to live and draw allowances This will result in an expenditure of $2500 more than if he were PCS'd They justified their request on their desire to have Mr. where adequate housing is available. This ENTIAL 'E"! up i Escisled Tram aotomaile d2 in,rading and ~ +~~'f ` w^f~sslfiicatloa w~ Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/10/30: CIA-RDP78-06096A000200030003-4 Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/10/30: CIA-RDP78-06096A000200030003-4 Weekly Activities Report No. 23 9 - 13 August 1965 (Cont'd) is approximately five miles from Further discussions re- vealed that WE Division desires presence in 25X1 for operational urposes. Based u on this memo we are processing for E. A hurry-up request from BPAM to approve /' r 25X1 for Systems Analysis Training at The University of California ?~ was approved by Colonel White. isiIT a Career _ 25X1 Trainee was processed in quick order by the External Training Branch in order that he could depart the Washington area by 114 August. This particular training program appears in part to be a response to a 15 July Presidential Directive "that selected personnel among the Departments and Agencies making up the U. S. Intelligence Community be provided specialized training in advanced studies at a university center or centers where systems thinking and systems skills are understood and imparted, and which at the same time possess adequate background in conventional bibliography and other more classical approaches to literature and information management." The Office of Training has not been put on distribu- or~f~o this Directive. who is not aware of 25X1 the action had called me earlier for background which he might, use in making a recommendation as to how the Agency might comply with this Directive. He agreed to send me a co The enrollment of in the Semis ysis Course, run jointly by the Institute for Defense Analysis and the University of Maryland, certainly falls within the scope of the Directive for which a progress report is required by 1 October. GOI;:?`,;i g 9nd d~ 4rs{ivailn~ Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2009/10/30: CIA-RDP78-06096A000200030003-4