On July 1, 1964, what is now Kenai Peninsula College (KPC) received a telegram that said the following (the misspelling below is how the telegram actually reads):
Conrad H. Potter Supt
Kenai City School District Kenai
The Board of Regetns has unaminously approved request of the Kenai School District for University of Alaska Community College Program effective 1 July 1964. Congratulations and best wishes.
William R. Wood, President, University of Alaska
Congratulations and best wishes for the next 50 years!