Stanford Faculty Senate Backs Return of ROTC

April 29, 2011

Stanford University's Faculty Senate voted Thursday to invite the Reserve Officer Training Corps back to the campus, The Los Angeles Times reported. ROTC has been absent since the Vietnam era. In recent years, faculty members have opposed its return while the military continued its policies discriminating against gay people, but the passage of a law authorizing the repeal of "don't ask, don't tell" cleared the way for Thursday's vote.

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