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Over 800 people attend the All-University Peace Convocation. Students use the slogan “Cannon fodder age students are determined to stay out of war.”
The United League for Liberal Action protests against compulsory registration for selective service.
The University Club refuses to accommodate Arthur E. Burke, an African-American graduate student planning to complete his doctoral studies in English. After faculty and student protests, Burke is allowed to rent a room. Students had been involved actively in discriminatory housing issues since at least 1940.
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Approximately 40 students hold a rally against peacetime conscription on the Capitol steps.