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UTES., SEPT. 29, 142





Advisers Will Introduce
Men ToCampus Life
Numerous Activities Include Men's Mixer, Coke Bars,
Date Bureau, Guide Topirs, Matriculation

ROTC Corps
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100 Undergraduates To Handle
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Gives Students Urientation W
A rm y Traiin Y Under the direction of Virginia
Capron, '43, one hundred undergrad-
Basic, Advanced cournes uate women will act as advisers this
SLic To Comm i' io 'week for entering freshmen women,
Lead To Iand they will seek to make their
Acadc mic Credit Giv .- orientation to the University campus
easier and less complicated.
Offering military training to Mi ,h- Miss Capron will have as her im-
igan men upon a voluntary basis, the mediate assistants Gloria Donen, '43,
Army Reserve Officers' Training transfer orientation chairman; Betty

eek For Women




p. m. Thursday and Friday at the
Union. New students will be brought1
to these mixers by their advisers, andj
the Orientation Committee plans tor
arrange the men's and women's
groups so as to avoid the usual excess
of men.l
Date Bureau Planned
One of the earliest problems faced
by new students--how to get dates
the first few weeks on a new camus-
will be dealt with by the setting up of
a branch of the Acquaintance Bureau1
in the Union Lobby.
The social activity of Orientation
Week will be interspersed with the
many detailed procedures of matricu-
lation-conferences with academic
counselors, registration, classification
and health examinations.
In charge of the entire Orientation'
Program is Prof. Phillip Bursley, of
the Romance Languages department.
Student chairmen are Marvin Bor-
man, in charge of freshman men's
orientation; David Striffler, transfer
men; Virginia Capron, freshman wo-
men; Gloria Donen, transfer women.
List of Advisers
Freshman orientation advisers in
the literary college include Harwood
Rydholm, Martin Browning, John
Crow, Robert Gibson, Clark Baker,
Everett Houston, Ken Crippen, Mel
Englehardt, George Sallade, Doug
Burton, Harry Anderson, Peter Far-
ago, Dave Post, Bob Schulze, John
Wiese, Mel Krohn, Tracey Freeman,
Bill Cochran, Bob Johnson, Clarence
Carlson, Bob Sovern, Dick Frankel,
Bill Ager, Dick Rosenman, Ben Yano-
witz, Richie Rawdon, Fritz Wolf,
Reinhard Wittke, Herb Fisher, Paul
Jones, Erwin Heininger, John Hunter,
Morris Mendeloff, Warren Bourquin,
LeRoy Pecar, H. Earl Russel, Jr., Bob
Goy, Jim Daniels, George Thompson,
Ross Hume, Robert H. Hume and
Russ Speirm.
Engineering school advisers include
Dean Rockwell, Jack Loughead, Ed
Lau, Howard Howerth, Bob Wylie,
John Elevy, Harold Petrowitz, Jim
O'Malley, Bob Cohen, Karl Reed, Art
Thompson, Cornell Janeway, Dick
Lapidos, Dick Neymark, Carl Otien,
Roman Szymanski, Bob Isleib, Law-
rence A. Neumann, Robert A. Allen,
J. Bradford Jchn and Will Coulter.
Adviser frcm the pharmacy school
is Raymond Parr; architecture col-
lege, Griffith Young; music, John
Dexter; physical education, Dave
Transfer advisers include John
Laursen, Tom Grier, John Wunch,
David Crohn, Carscn Gruenwald,
John O'Brien, Jim Terrell, Don West-
fall, Theodore Jacob, Ed Adams, J. B.
Dalton, John Stauch, Alan Holt, How-
ard Snyder, Frank Lahr, Bryce
Broughton, Ben Lent-Koop, Mark
Fisher, Jr., Lincoln Aldridge, LeRoy
Brooks, Rufus Teasdale, Sam Coul-
ter, David, Ovaitt, Frank Rand, Jr.,
Kenneth Frantz, Donald Cordes,
Charles Hills, Don Ward, Rolland De-
Martin, and Arthur Rosen.
Fund For Students
Pays Two Million
Iin Loans To Dcate
Established in 1897 by University
Alumni and other persons interested
in assisting needy students, the Stu-
dent Loan Fund has furnished loans
totalling over $2,115,000 during its
To borrow money from this fund it
is necessary for students to file an
application with the Committee on
Student Loans, stating such facts as
the amount of money desired, per-
sonal history and estimated yearly
budgets. A low rate of interest is
. ,U_ _ _ _ - I

Corps supplements regular military
academies and officer training schoolsI
in maintaining the supply of trained
Army officers.
Since its establishment on campus
in 1919, the ROTC has grown to a size
of more than 1,200 cadets. A cadet
who starts his ROTC training in his
freshmen year and completes the full
eight term course - the first four
in the basic course and the second
four in the advanced course - re-
ceives a second lieutenant'scommis-
sion in the Officers' Reserve Corps.'
The Department of Military Sci-
ence and Tactics trains units in In-
fantry, Ordnance, Signal Corps, Corps
of Engineers, Medical Corps and the
newly established Quartermaster
Corps. Academic credit is given for
ROTC work and the drill is credited
for the same number of hours in the
new physical hardening program
(PEM). Students in the Advanced
Corps are deferred until graduation,
but they are required to enroll in the
Army Enlisted Reserve Corps.
A recent statement by Secretary of
War Stimson said that all men who
are 20 years old and enlisted in, the
Army Reserve program will "probab-
ly" be called around the first of the
year. However, Col. William A.
Ganoe, commander of the ROTC unit
here. said that he "doubts if the
Army will take anyone into active
service who is in the advanced corps
of the ROTC. Therefore," he said,
"a cadet in the basic corps who is of
such high standards that he is likely
to get into the advanced corps will
probably also be permitted to remain
in school."
There is no limit on the number of
men than can be taken into the basic
training corps of the ROTC. Every
freshman who wants to and can pass
the physical examination will be tak-
en into the unit.
Extra officers are expected to help
train cadets enrolled in the Medical,
Signal and Quartermaster Corps. As
far as possible, however, cadet offi-
cers will train the cadets this year.

Kefgen, advisor-at-large, and Mar-
jorie Lovejoy, '44, secretary. Each ad-
visor will be assigned a group of 8
to 15 students and will see that they
receive the proper preparation for
registration and classification.
Freshman orientation advisers:
Elaine Barth, Florence Turin, Con-
stance Gilbertson. Jean Jeffery, Sara
Titus, Lois Parker, Jean Ranahan,
Villa Schwertfege, Marian Ford. Joan
Clement, Betty Henkel, Mary Ellen
Alt, Ann Belshaw, Doris Arner, Mar-
garet Collins, Norine Larmee, Doro-
thy Johnson, Patty Lewis, Joan Mad-
sen, Jean Caldwell and Mildred Otto.
Other Freshman Advisers
Others are Dorothy Blicke, Mar-
garet Harmon, Mariett Rolleston,
Betty Robinson, Josephine Fitzpat-
rick, Lois Fromm, Joan Genung, Jo
Ann Peterson, Peg Davis, Phyllis
Gardner, Monna Heath, Rita Hyman,
Charlotte Iselman, Helen Kressbach,
Katherine Lathrop, Marise Peatty,j
Nell Feed, Margaret Ross, Ann Mc-
Millan, Mareia Nelson, Betty Ann
Neal and Margaret Gardner.
The list is concluded with Martha
Preston, Norma Rowe, Sally Morton.,
Esther Stevens, Elva Stokinger, Vir-
ginia Stover, Jane Schermerhoen,
Frances Vyn, Martha Kinsey, Jane
Lindberg, Gloria Brugaletta, Mary
Keppel, Ruth Johnson, Barbara Rob-
inson, Mary Br o w n r i g g, Mahala
Smith, Mary Jane Utley, Nancy Grif-
fin and Casmira Buszek.
Transfer Advisers
Transfer orientation advisers:
thothy Darnall, LeaSHRDLUSRRD
Charlie Boyd, Frances Capps, Doro-'
thy Darnall, Leanor Grossman, Jean
Gilmer, Marilyn Mayer', Mary Leigh
Hughes, Ruth Meisser, Mary Knapp,
Mary Moore, Dorothy Wineland,
Louise Mueller, Betty Oldfield, Shir-
ley Altfield and Elaine Richert.
Others listed are Betty Sachs, Joy
Webster, Frances Triestran, Molly
Winokur, Phyllis Present, Shirley
Sieg, Betty Harvey, Marjorie Smith,

Sue Kahn, Wanda Baurhiller, Sybil
Graham and Sue Cone.
On Tuesday evening the trans-
fer women will take a tour of
the League, meeting all the executive
officers and chairmen and ending up
for an informal mixer in the ball-
room afterwards. Freshmen will take
the same tour Wednesday and
At 4:30 p.m., Friday, Dean Alice
Lloyd will address the entire group in
the Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre. Coke
dates will be arranged between the
freshman and transfer men and
women by the advisers of the women
and the advisers of the men.*
The complete orientation program,
designed to keep newcomers busy the
first week, will be outlined in detail
at the first meeting of each group in
Michigan League Facilities
Orientation activities for women
will center around the Michigan Wo-
men's League.
The League offers all its many fa-
cilities for the use of new students,
including the library, the cafeteria
and dining room, the beauty shop,
the garden, the chapel and the
League Ballroom.






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