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Jewish College and Roosevelt U. Establish Joint Study Program

A joint program of study has been established by the College of Jewish Studies here and Roosevelt University which will allow students of each institution to enroll in courses at both schools, it was announced by Dr. Rolf A. Weill, acting president of Roosevelt University, and Dr. David Weinstein, president of the College of Jewish Studies.

Under the joint program, candidates for a bachelor degree in Liberal Arts at Roosevelt University will be able to major in Jewish studies while students enrolled in the College of Jewish Studies may qualify for the Bachelor of Arts degree. Dr. Weinstein also announced a grant of $10, 000 for the College of Jewish Studies from the Charles E. Merrill Trust in New York to be used for scholarships and fellowships.