[20], The University College of the South West of England became the University of Exeter and received its Royal Charter in 1955, exactly one hundred years after the formation of the original Exeter School of Art. [24], Initiatives by the university and others to expand the provision of higher education in Cornwall resulted in the Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) initiative in 1999. The Exeter Streatham Campus Library holds more than 1.2 million physical library resources, including historical journals and special collections. Students at Milton Academy narrow down their schedules from a wide range of courses, choosing between everything from Latin literature to computer programming to jazz improvisation. The first new building erected on the Streatham Estate was the Washington Singer building; the foundation stone was laid by the Prince of Wales (later King Edward VIII), then President of the University College of the South West of England. , all classes are taught seminar-style, with students gathered around circular tables. Streatham is the largest campus containing many of the university's administrative buildings[17] The Penryn campus is maintained in conjunction with Falmouth University under the Combined Universities in Cornwall (CUC) initiative. Xpression FM traces its routes back to 1976 and continues the tradition of hosting student written and run shows throughout term time. The building, largely built in grey limestone from Torbay with Bath Stone dressings, was completed by the autumn of the following year. The college's intake in 1854 was 40 students. in the US, now in its 238th year. 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