“Arts Student Ousted for Failure to Attend Drill”

In 1934, Sheldon Kaplan, an arts student at the U of M with a near A average, was suspended for refusing to attend drill. The controversy would become one of many surrounding the ROTC and the growing anti-drill movement on campus. President Coffman reinstated Kaplan and overruled the ROTC.

CreatorMinnesota DailySourceUniversity of Minnesota Archives, Minnesota Daily, March 17, 1934, p.RightsImage is available courtesy the University of Minnesota Archives. For additional information about the use or re-use of this image please contact the University of Minnesota Archives at www.lib.umn.edu/uarchives.CoverageUniversity of MinnesotaTime Period1930s