For background about Bomb Threats and Tear Gas at Mankato State College, read the following sections in Out of Chaos:
1. Judith "Judy" Mans (pp. 98-102)
2. Truman Wood (pp. 168-169)
3. Jerome Zuckerman (pp. 172-173)
A. On page 100, Judith "Judy" Mans talks about bomb threats that occurred on the Mankato campus in the 1970s.
B. Professor of Political Science, Truman Wood talks about how bomb threats were received day after day.
C. Read the above article on pages 54-57 in the 1971 Katonian yearbook
D. In his segment, Jerome Zuckerman, Professor of English, describes how he and his six students were in a classroom on the second floor of Armstrong analyzing the poetry of William Butler Yeats when a tear-gas canister was thrown into the first floor stairwell.
E. Read through the Bomb Threat web page on the Minnesota State University, Mankato website.