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Today In History- January 28


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First college newspaper begins circulation.

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In a statement of freedom of speech, on Jan. 28, 1878, the Yale Daily News premiered, becoming the 1st college newspaper in the U.S.  The opinions of college students were now publicized, showing the growing influence of the younger generation in traditional society.
  • New Haven, Connecticut
  • 28 Jan 1878

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Created: January 16, 2008 · Modified: July 19, 2011

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