Today In History- January 28

Today In History- January 28

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Yale Daily News becomes the first daily, college newspaper in the United States.

First college newspaper begins circulation.

  • New Haven, Connecticut

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.


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