Student demonstrators occupy Placement Bureau to protest military recruitment

Title

Student demonstrators occupy Placement Bureau to protest military recruitment

Description

50 to 75 students occupy WSU's Placement Bureau to protest military recruitment on campus. After being given 15 minutes to disperse or be arrested, the demonstrators departed. Students reoccupied the office two days later, but dispersed when they couldn't decide on the most effective form of protest.

Date

1969-10-06

Citation

“Student demonstrators occupy Placement Bureau to protest military recruitment,” Digital Exhibits, accessed April 25, 2024, http://digitalexhibits.wsulibs.wsu.edu/items/show/7857.