Daniel J. Evans
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Daniel J. Evans
I might say that in retrospect, looking at where the community college system is today, I think we may have gone too far. The community…
When it came time to go to the University, it was during the war.
I really got to a point where I thought maybe I would want to be involved politically.
I was always good at math and science and physics.
I didn’t take very much part in activities on campus at that time.
The only kind of movement you could make in the Navy was to be a platoon leader or one of those kinds of things as…
I think, like a lot of other people who have been in the service, you’d been delayed in what you were doing. You wanted to…
But I decided I wanted more education and I had to make a choice between starting law school, which was interesting to me, and going…
And then, when I went into the Navy, there was no choice. You took about half of the hours during your naval training as naval…
Then I came back and restarted at the UW that fall.
Actually, as that first association continued, we got a little more legitimate. In those days, they asked Boy Scout troops to act as ushers during…
I got called back into the Navy during the Korean War.
We had a big party that night and everybody went around gathering results from various precincts and each person would get four or five precincts…
I think I finally chose the graduate degree in engineering primarily because it only took one year and law school took three years, and I…
I did graduate with a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering in 1948.
I stayed in the Navy until July of 1946.
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