Event DateEvent Name
05-06-1970Thousands of University students held a candlelight march to protest the invasion of Cambodia by the United States and the shooting deaths of Kent State University students by National Guardsmen. The procession started on campus, stopped in the Pit for a memorial service, descended upon Chancellor J. Carlyle Sitterson's residence, proceeded to President William C. Friday's house, and eventually ended on Franklin Street.
10-04-1970The University held a dedication ceremony for Greenlaw Hall.
10-10-1970Singing duo Ike and Tina Turner performed in Carmichael Auditorium.
11-06-1970Actress and antiwar activist Jane Fonda spoke to a crowd of over 4,000 students in Memorial Hall as part of Political Science 95-A.  Though Fonda was supposed to discuss the Sexual Revolution, she instead issued a sharp indictment of U.S. policy in Vietnam and the Nixon Administration’s attempts to muffle antiwar protesters.