THE MICIIGAN DAILY
V TUESD~AY, 1wM!BE1, 1940
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Counselors' Office Ready
For Invasion of Students
EDTOR'S NOTE: This is the sec-
nd Ini a series of two articles deal-
, g with thie work of the Office of1
By NATALIE BAGROW
It was a slack day in the Office
>f Academic Counselors yesterday,
compared, that is, to the traffic
expected next week.
Fifty-five freshmen and soph-
6mores came in yesterday for in-
terviews with their counselors
concerning their mid-semester re-
ports and their spring semester.
programs, while another 300
called in person or on the tele-
phone for inforiation or to make;
Next week, the office staff re-
ported with rather wan smiles,
the number of interviews is ex-
pected to reach 75 a day.
In U' Concert
Program To Include
Prof. Andrew B. White of the
music school and Nelson Hauen-
stein, graduate music student will
be the featured soloists in the
University Symphony Orchestra
concert to be given at 8:30 p.m.
tomorrow at Hill Auditorium.
Under the direction of Prof.
Wayne Dunlap, the orchestra will
present the first performance of
Variations Fugue and Rondo 'by
the contemporary American com-
poser Ross Lee Finney with Hau-
enstein as flute soloist.
Prof. White, who spent some
time as baritone soloist with Fred
Waring's orchestra, will sing four
songs by Brahms written shortly
before the composer's death.
The orchestra will play other
selections by Brahms, "Night So-
liloquy" by Kent Kenman; a for-
mer University of Michigan .stu-
dent, and "Improvisations on a
Cowboy Tune" by Cecil Effinger.
Paul LaVoe, Singers
Will Provide Music
Campus ticket sales for Soph
Cabaret, to be presented from 8:30
p.m. to midnight Saturday in the
League, wl continue through Fri-
Tickets are being sold from 10
a.m. to noon at. the Engineering
Arch, from 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. on
the Diagonal, from 10 a.m. to
noon and 1 to 3 p.m. in University
1Hall, from noon-to 1 p.m. and 3 to
5 pm. in the League and from 3
to 5 p.m. in the Union.
The music of Paul LaVoie and
his orchestra, with vocalists, Jean
Regal and Jackie Fisher, will be
featured at this year's Cabaret.
The theme, based on nursery
rhymes, will be carried out by
unique decorations and costumes.
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The 18 counselors, who bear the
brunt of this onrush, work a min-
imum of six hours a week at the
Office and will put in "a great
deal more time" after Christmas,
according to Arthur Van Duren,
director of the office.
Van Duren is happy about the
number of students who came vol-
untarily to discuss their spring
programs with their counselors
yesterday, since these leisurely
consultations are a practical im-
.possibility if the students wait un-
til the few days before registra-
tion to have their elections ap-
proved. "Why wait until January
if you can get it done now?" he
Students are urged to come into
the Office to talk over anything
affecting their academic life,
which includes health, employ-
ment, extra-curricular activities
and difficulties in class, as well as
more far-reaching topics such as
"what the student wants to get
out of college."
for space, the Office performs its
functions best according to the
number of students who come in,
"the more the merrier," according
to Van Duren. The Office is lo-
cated in the north end of Mason
To Hear Math,
Prof. Sumner B. Myers of the
mathematics department and
Prof. Paul K. Stumpf of the
School of . Public Health are
scheduled to speak at the Science
Research Club meeting at 7:30
p.m. today at Rackham Amphi-
Discussing "Spaces, and Func-
tions," Prof. Myers intends to
show how many of the fields of
modern mathematics have been
built upon these fundamentals. A
graduate of Harvard University,
Prof. Myers studied in Switzerland
and had a National Research Fel-
lowship at Princeton University
before coming here in 1936.
Prof. Stumpf, who is talking on
the "Enzyme Approach to Biologi-
cal Problems," is a graduate of
Columbia University. At present
he is engaged in research applying
enzyme techniques to virus di-
... ,at the Village
Wives Club .
The Wives of Veterans Students
Club will meet at 8 pn.. today at
West Court Community Building.
Fencing Club . .
The Fencing Club will meet at
7:30 p.m. on the auditorium stage
of West Lodge. Dave Webb is
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The volleyball and badminton
courts at West Lodge will be open
to women at 8 p.m. today.
Spanish Class . .
The University extension class
in Spanish will meet at 8 p.m.
today at Ross School.
UN Lecture . . .
Prof. Lawrence Preuss of the
political science department will
lecture on "Votes and Vetoes in
the United Nations" at 8 p.m. to-
morrow at West Court.
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AVC Meeting.. .
The Willow Village chapter of
AVC will hold a regular business
meeting at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow at
Student Dance . . .
Hal Jackson's orchestra will
furnish the music for the Univer-
sity student dance scheduled for
8:30 p.m. Friday.
AYD Plans for
U.S. Aid to Schools,
Vet Raise on Agenda
A threefold program designed
to meet the present crisis in edu-
cation was drawn up by American
Youth for Democracy at the Na-
tional Intercollegiate Conference
attended by representatives of 65
college clubs throughout the coun-
try Friday and Saturday at the
University of Chicago.
John Houston, president of MY-
DA, represented the University at
the conference which decided to
campaign on a national intercol-
legiate level for the following
(1) An increase of veterans'
subsistence payments from $65 to
$100 to meet the price rise;
(2) Support for the Murray-
Morse-Pepper bill which would
grant $850 million to the states
for education with largest grants
going to the poorest states, and
(3) Publication of a leaflet en-
titled "The Crisis in Education"
l by national AYD.
Polonia Society .. .
"Growth of Polish Democracy"
will be the subject of S. Lesnie-
wiez's talk, at the Polonia Society
meeting at 7:30 p.m. today in the
Membership in the Society is
open to all students of Polish de-
Air Forces Club . .
A local chapter of the Air
Forces Association will be
formed at a meeting to be held
at 7:30 p.m. tomorrow in the
Faculty members and stu-
dents who served in the Air
Forces during the war have
been asked to attend the meet-
Lt. Col. Donald M. Ainsworth.
and M/Sgt Adron L. Stemm,
both of the ROTC, are sponsor-
ing the local Air Forces Assoc-
Deutscher Verein . . .
A folk dancing demonstration
will be given at the meeting of
the Deutscher Verein at 8 p.m.
today in the Women's Athletic
The demonstration will be un-
der the direction of Mrs. W. F.
Striedieck. Roger Hauenstein will
be the pianist.
The meeting is open to all in-
Record Concert . .
Because of a conflict with the
Choral Union Concert Thurs-
day, the Graduate Record Con-
cert will be held at 7:45 p.m.
today in the Men's Lounge of
the Rackham Building instead
of Thursday, as originally plan-
The program which will in-
clude selections by Foote, Mo-
zart, Sibelius and Tschaikowsky
is open to all graduate students.
IFC Tryouts .. .
There will be a meeting for all
try-outs for the IFC staff at 3:30
p.m. Wednesday in Rm. 306 of the
Any fraternity men interested
in working either on the staff or
on committees are eligible to try
out. Eligibility cards must be
brought to the meeting.
Wolverine Meeting ...
The Michigan Wolverines will
meet at 6:45 p.m. tomorrow at
Members are asked to note
the new time of meeting.
Cercle Francais .
There will be a meeting of "Le
Cercle Francais" at 8 p.m. today
in Rm. 305 of the Union.
Ferdinand Deirkens, Grad.,
from Belgium will speak on stu-
dent life at Brussels and Paris. He
will also Bmg a few songs of stu-
dents at the University of Brus-
Following the talk, there will
be group singing of modern
French songs and charades.
Canterbury Club ..
Breakfast will be served by
the Canterbury Club at the Stu-
dent Center following Holy
Communion Service at 7:15 a.m.
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Congregational Tea . .
Tea will be served from 4:30 to
6 p.m. today at 'the Congrega-
tional-Disciples Guild House, 438
Lutherans Meet .
The Lutheran Student Assoc-
iation will meet °at 7:30 p.m.
today for a study of Church
Hodge Lecture . .
Prof. W. V. D. Hodge, of Cam-
bridge University, England, will
present a lecture on "Harmonic
Integrals" at 4:15 tomorrow in
Rm. 3011, Angell Hall.
Prof. Hodge whose lecture is be-
ing sponsored by the mathematics
department, is in this country to
attend the bi-centennial celebra-
tion at Princeton University.
FIREMEN BATTLE FEED MILLS BLAZE-Dallas firemen rip
off the corrugated metal sides of the Burris Feed Mills warehouse,
Dallas, Tex., to pour water on the $105,000 fire which preceded a
$500,000 basement blaze in another part of the city at the swank
Neiman Marcus department store. (AP Wirephoto)
Hold Those Bonds!
To .Be Shown
"Clean Waters," describing the
protection of lakes and rivers
from sewage and industrial waste
pollution, will be shown at 7:30
p.m. today in Rm. 316 in the Un-
The sound-technicolor film was
prepared for the information of
the public by the General Electric
Co. in cooperation with the 'U.S.
Public Health Service and will be
presented under the sponsorship
of the student chapter of the
American Society of Civil Engi-
On Labor Will
Be Held Today
"Whether Communists Have the
Right to Participate in Labor Or-
ganizations," will be the subject
of a Michigan Youth for Demo-
cratic Action forum at 7:30 p.m.
today in the Union.
Speakers on the forum will be
John Shockley, member of the
Board in Control of Student Pub-
lications, Rolf Cahn, state colleg-
iate director of AYD, Loren Cook,
president of the University chap-
ter of AVC, and Leonard Cohn,
Communist Party member.
Prof. Theodore M. Newcomb of
the sociology department will act
as forum moderator.
On Sole in Union,
Tickets for the annual Union
Formal; to be held Friday and
Saturday, Dec. 13 and 14, will be
sold from 11 a.m. to noon, 3 to 5
p.m. and 7 to 8 .pm. today, and 3
to 5 p.m. throughout the remain-
der of this week at the main desk
in the lobby of the Union.
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8:00 A.M.-10:30 P.M.
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Functions, S. B. Myers, Mathe-
The Enzyme Approach to Bio-
logical Problems, P. K. Stumpf,
School of Public Health.
Introduction of new members.
Wood Technology Students: Mr.
J. C. McCarthy, Secretary, The
National Association of Furniture
Manufactuers will speak on the
subject, "The Furniture Industry,"
at 10 o'clock today, Rm. 2042,
Natural Science Bldg. All Wood
Technology students are expected
to be present. Others interested
A.S.C.E. Student Chapter meet
at 7:30 tonight at the Union. The
motion picture "Clean Waters" (in
color with sound), will be shown
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