42 Japanese-Americans to Receive Oregon State Honorary Degrees

The former students were forced off campus more than 60 years ago.

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More than 60 years after they were removed from campus and sent to internment camps during World War II, 42 Japanese-Americans will be honored at Oregon State University's commencement ceremony June 15, the Barometer reports. The impetus for the honor came from two of the school's students.