Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce is enlisting college students in an unusual program designed to ensure its small-business lending customers are year-2000 compliant.

In mid-July, nearly 700 community college and university students will begin analyzing small businesses' computer and technology systems-including fax machines, alarms, and pagers-for year-2000 compliance.

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