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THE MICHIGAN DAILY

TOTAL $3,082,518:
Regents Receive Report
On Recent 'U' Budgets

Budgets totaling $3,082,518, ini-
tiated since Jan. 22, were reported
to the Regents at their Friday
meeting.
The largest budget used funds
Graduates
Given More
Twice as many grants have been
given this year to graduate stu-
dents at the University than were
given five years ago, according to
Ralph A. Sawyer, dean of the
Horace H. Rackham School of
Graduate Studies.
The grants have risen from a
total of $275,000 to $770,000.
"Only about 10 per cent of our
students are supported by fellow-
ships, although it is clear that the
best way to rapidly increase the
number of PhD's needed in teach-
ing and research is to provide ad-
ditional fellowship support to
graduate students so that they
may pursue their studies at the
maximum speed without the time
loss incurred by self support,"
Sawyer commented.
University Graduate School stu-
dent grants received in the year
of 1959-60 included 31 Woodrow
Wilson Fellowships, 30 regular
National Science Foundation Fel-
lowships, 37 NSF Co-operative Fel-
lowships, 21 NSF summer grants
and 18 Nuclear Engineering Fel-
lowships from the Atomic Energy
Commission.
DANCE
ARCH ESTRAS
featuring
THE DIXIE-CATS
H UGH SCOTT
MAC DANFORTH
BOB JAMES
DICK CORRELL
BILL HENLINE
ARTI E EDWARDS
KAY MIESEN
PHIL STANLEY
plus many more
HUGH SCOTT AGENCY
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from the National Science Foun-
dation, amounting to $277,800.
This allows high school science
and mathematics teachers to en-
roll in their respective fields in
the Graduate School.
U.S. Public Health Service grants
set up the largest research burget,
of $139.702, for study of health
and disease among the inhabitants
of Tecumseh, directed by Dr.
Thomas Francis, Jr.
Research grants and contracts
made up $2,438,004 of the total.
Instructional programs accounted
for $612,659, and student aid came
to $31,854.
The federal government pro-
vided $2,340,780, foundations $469,-
049; industry and individuals sup-
plied $218,935. The rest included
$17,883 from endowment income
and $8,869 from service charges.,
The Ford Foundation has pro-
vided $139,939 for predoctoral fel-
lowshipes and loans and for the
development of the engineering
faculty.
Give Leaves
'to Faculty
The Regents approved additional
leaves to University faculty mem-
bers at their meeting Friday.
They approved the temporary
leave of Prof. Ronald Freedman
of the sociology department, who
will review research done by the
Population Council.
The Regents awarded a leave
to Prof. Lawrence B. Kiddle of
the Spanish department who will
serve as director of g r a d u a t e
studies at the Middlebury Gradu-
ate School of Spanish in Spain.
Prof. George H. Lauff was
granted a leave to accept a tem-
porary appointment as director of
the University of Georgia Marine
Institute and as a visiting profes-
sor at the school.
Research on pattern bargaining
at the Institute of Industrial Re-
lations of the University of Cali-
fornia, Berkeley, will occupy the
time of Prof. Harold M. Levinson
of the economics department.
Charles M. McDowell, a research
associate at Willow Run Labora-
tories, was awarded a leave be-
cause he is studying for a doctor-
ate degree in electrical engineer-
ing.

Department
To Present
R hein id
Wagner's "Das Rheingold" will
be presented Tuesday through
Saturday at the Lydia Mendels-
sohn Theatre by the speech de-
partment and music school.
The speech department will
provide the director, Prof. Jack
E. Bender, and will handle the
technical part of the production
such as staging, make-up, and
costume.
The music school will provide
singers and the orchestra.
At present, the cast is working
on movement on the stage at
Trueblood Auditorium in the
Frieze Building. The stage area
has been taped to help the move-
ment before the sets are complet-
ed.
Muriel Greenspon, '60SM, and
Karen Klipec, '61SM, both to play
Rhine maidens in the production,
has recently won musical awards.
Miss Greenspon is the recipient
of a $2,500 Grinnel Award in a
contest sponsored by the Detroit
Grand Opera Association. She
plans to audition next year for
the New York City Center.
Miss Klipec has won the Battle
Creek Symphony Orchestra Art-
ist Auditions, and she will be
singing with the Battle Creek or-
chestra April 24.
Last summer she was on sdhol-
arship to the American Opera
Workshop at Interlochen where
she did six roles. While there she
won the Concerto Auditions, sing-
ing with the University orchestra.
Miss Klipec will be singing Eli-
jah at Grennel College, Grennell,
Ohio, in May.
Head Chosen
ByMusket
The new officers for the 1960
MUSKET Production are John
Fried, '62, general chairman, and
Josephine Kasle, '62, assistant
general chairman.
Petitions are due Wednesday
for positions as members of the
central committee, which has been
expanded this year to include a
sets chairman, costumer chairman
and make-up and properties chair-
man.
The position of road show
chairman has also been opened.
"The prospect of a road show
seems to be more encouraging
than ever," Richard Asch, '63,
1959 general chairman, said.
Petitions can be picked up at
the Union Student Office, second
floor.

By SUSAN FARRELL
The Baroque Trio, with tenor
Richard Miller and violoncellist
HarryDunscombe, will present a
public concert at 8:30 p.m. Tues-
day in Rackham Lecture Hall.
Trio members are Nelson Hauen-
stein, flute; Florian Mueller, oboe;
and Marilyn Mason Brown, harpsi-
chord.
Among other selections on the
program, the group will give a pre-
miere performance of "Sonata da
Chiesa" by Cardon Burnham.
Burnham, who is composer in resi-
dence at Bowling Green State Uni-
versity, dedicated the composition
to the Baroque Trio.
* * *,-
Two new exhibitions at the For-
sythe Gallery will be opened with
a reception for the artists from
8-10 p.m. Tuesday.
Prof. Albert Mullen of the archi-
tecture college, an abstract ex-
pressionist, will be showing new
paintings in oil and mixed media
as well as drawings.
In addition, on exhibit will be a
select group of ceramics of varying
types and prices designed by mem-
bers of the Potters Guild.
* * *
The Stanley Quartet will present
a public program at 8:30 p.m.
Wednesday in Rackham Lecture
Hall.
Pianist Benning Dexter will ap-
pear with group members Gilbert
Ross and Gustave Rosseels, vio-
lins; Oliver Edel, cello; and Robert
Courte, viola.
Included in the program will be
"Quartet in C major, Op. 50, No.
2" by Haydn; "Five Pieces for
String Quartet (1957)" by Leslie
Bassett; and "Quintet in F minor,
Op. 34, for piano and strings" by
Brahms.
* * *
"Vienna and the Danube" will
be the topic of the second in the
Burton Holmes Travelogues series,
to be presented at 8:30 p.m.
Thursday at Hill Aud.
The film will be narrated by
Andre de la Varre, Academy Award
winning cinematographer and di-
rector, who has produced more
than fifty of the Burton Holmes
films, including the one he will
narrate Thursday evening.
Yfrah Neaman, Lebanese con-
cert violinist, will give a public
recital at 8:30 p.m. tomorrow in
Aud. A, Angell Hall.

Included in the program will be:
"Suite" by Halsey Stevens; "Cha-
conne" by Roberto Gerhard; and
"Sonata" by Roger Sessions.
S* * *
The National Student Associa-
tion, Education Travel, Inc., is
offering two "special interest"
tours to Europe for university stu-
dents during the summer of 1960.
One of the tours is planned
mainly for students wanting a
comprehensive tour of Europe as
well as the opportunity to attend
outstanding cultural events.
This program includes travel to
Holland, France, Italy, Austria,
Germany, Switzerland, England
and Scotland.
Highlights of the program are:
the Salzburg Festival, the Wagner
Festival in Bayreuth, Germany;

the Festival of Drama in Avignon;
the Lucerne International Festi-
val; and the world-famous Edin-
burgh Music Festival.
The tour also includes the
Shakespearean Festival and a per-
formance at the Paris Opera
House.
Special emphasis is also placed
updn the art treasures of Europe,
and students are given time for
personal exploration.
Price of the tour, which includes
round-trip transportation, meals,
sightseeing, excursions and festi-
val tickets, is $1,180.
The other "special interest" tour
combines travel to Protugal and
Spain with attendance at Oberam-
mergau's Passion Play, given only
once in ten years.
This tour also visits Germany,
Italy, Austria, France, Switzer-
land and England.

PROGRAM NOTES:
Baroque Trio To Give Concert Tuesday

Latin American Students
Plan 'Carnival' Masquerade

--Daily-Kurt Metsger
WINNER-Nelly Gonzalez (center) has been chosen "Queen of
the Carnival' to be held Friday in the Union Ballroom by the
Latin American Students Association. She is shown with Con-
stanza Eugenia De Leon, Spec., and Norah Gonzalez (right), who
will form her court.

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Schools Pool
Italian 'Studies
The University, in association
with eight other universities, has
announced a cooperative program
that revives the tradition of the
wandering scholar.
Participating schools will pool
therfaculty and facilities for stu-
dents of Italian language and lit-
erature. Candidates for a doctorate
will study for three years, each at
a different university.
One-year fellowships are avail-
able. Applications should be filled
by Feb. 15. Information on the
University program can be secured
from Prof.. James O'Neill, acting
chairman of the romance langu-
ages department.,

The Spanish American custom
of carnivals before Lent will be
brought Friday to the Union Ball-
room in the "Carnaval Latino
Americano," a masquerade ball
presented by the Latin American
Students Association.
The dance will feature a Latin
American orchestra, typical food,
a program of regional music and
dances, and a Brazilian movie
showing the famous "Carnaval" in
Dio de Janeiro.
Many of the members will come
in Latin American costumes, and
guests are invited to wear cos-
tumes, or at least eye masks.
Nelly Gonzalez, Grad., will reign
as queen of the carnival. An Eng-
lish major, she is from Puerto
Rico. Norah Gonzalez of Vene-
zuela and Constanza Eugenia De
Leon, Spec., from Colombia form
the Court.

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University President Harlan
Hatcher will speak on "The Role
of the Professional School" at
the University at 4 p.m. tomorrow
in the public health school audi-
torium.
President Hatche's lecture is un-
der the auspices of the public
health school.
Jerome . .
A Thomas Spencer Jerome Lec-
ture will be given by Prof. Richard
Krautheimer of New York Univer-
sity's Institute of Fine Arts at
4:15 j.m. tomorrow in Aud. B,
Angell Hall.
He will discuss "A Classical
Renaissance in Rome under Pope
Sixtus III."
Social Science ...
Peter M. Blau will give a lecture
on "Orientations to clients in a
complex organization" at 4:15 p.m.
tomorrow in Rm. 2065, Frieze Bldg.
His lecture is presented by the
social work and social science
colloquium.
Structure . .
Prof. Theodore Larson of the
architecture college will speak at
3 p.m. today at Alpha Rho Chi
professional architecture fraternity
on structural systems used in
school construction.
The talk will be open to the
public.

SAWYER:
Grandhara Sculpture Typifes
East-west Cultural Meeting

Tickets to the ball are $2.50 a
couple. They can be obtained from
any Latin American student or
from the Union desk.
In addition a group of musicians
will visit residence halls, Horacio
Marull, president of the Associa-
tion, said, to present a preview of
the dance and to sell tickets.
Regents Grant
Loan Funds
For Students
A request of the business ad-
ministration school's a t u d e n t
council for a loan fund received
the Regents' approval Friday.
A loan fund of $1,000 will be
available for full time students.
Dean Russell S t e v e n s o n will
choose recipients, and the student
loan office will administer the
fund.
Loans will be for a maximum
amount of °$300 and a maximum
period of one year-There will be
no interest unless the loans be-
come overdue, in which case six
per cent interest will be in effect.
RegreCt Death,,
Of Instructor
the
A memoir expressing their- re-
grets over the death of Dr. Mark
F. Osterlin of 'Traverse City was
adopted by the Regents at their
meeting Friday.
Dr. Osterelin, who was an in-
structor in pediatrics and com-
municable diseases in the medical
school, died Jan. 29, in Traverse
City.
Dr. Osterlin formulated and
directed the Central Michigan
Children's Clinic and also helped
establish Northwestern Michigan
College, serving on its first board
of trustees.

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"Gandhara sculpture. is of sig-
nificance because it typifies the
meeting of the great cultures of
the East and West," Prof. Charles
H. Sawyer, director of the art mu-
seum, said.
"The sculptures are taken from
the times of the late Roman civi-
lization to about the fourth cen-
tury and in these terms it is pos-
sible to look back at early Greek
civilization and to anticipate what
was to happen in India and China
centuries later," he said.
The exhibition will open at 2-5
p.m. today in Alumni Memorial
Hall and will run through to
March 13. Benjamin Rowland,
acting curator of oriental art at
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard Uni-
versity at 4 p.m. today in Aud. A,
Angell Hall.
The art museum will be the only

college museum in the world to
house this exhibition, which is on
a tour of the United States under
the auspices of the Smithsonian
In s t i tu t e traveling exhibition
service.
Gandhara is the ancient name
of a region in Northern Pakistan
which became the second holy
city of Buddhism. From .here
Buddhism spread north and east-
ward to Afghanistan, Bactria, the
Tarim Basin, and China.
The term Gandhara is now used
to signify the school of semiclas-
sical sculpture of Pakistan and
Afghanistan in the early centuries
of our era.
The invention of the "Buddha
image" has been termed the
"greatest" gift of Gandhara to
the art of Asia. Most Gandhara
art is Buddhist in nature but
much of it is presented in the
same terms as the concepts of pa-
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