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March 31, 1949 - Image 8

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Students ill Make Trip
For UNESCOMeeting
Sixty University students will fly to Cleveland Friday to attend the
Second National Conference of the U.S. Committee for UNESCO.
Under the auspices of the School of Education a four engine plane
has been chartered to make a trip.
MEMBERS OF THE University group, the majority of whom are
in the School of Education, have been given credentials by the State
Department insuring their entrance to otherwise closed meetings.
The idea to take this trip grew out of classroom discussions in
the School of Education. Students and faculty felt that their
study of the history and philosophy of education would be greatly
facilitated and augmented by attending this meeting.
Delegates to the Second Conference of the U.S. Committee for
UNESCO explain that the purpose behind their meeting is to inform
as many people as possible about UNESCO and to stimulate further
activity in the U.S.
* * * *
THE SENTENCE in the UNESCO charter which reads "Since wars
begin in the minds of men, it is in the minds of men that the defenses
of peace must be constructed," is the basis of UNESCO activities.
Prospective teachers will be part of the "defenses of peace"
according to the School of Education.
The UNESCO conference will take place from March 31-April 12.
The University sponsored group will attend the meetings of the first
* * * *
ARRANGEMENTS have been made with a Cleveland hotel to
serve lunch and dinner to the University group. Clarence Dykstra,
president of UCLA will speak at the luncheon. Plans for a dinner
speaker have not yet been completed.
Besides the lunch and dinner meetings the day's agenda for
the group includes attending section meetings of the conference.
Ways in which UNESCO affects the U.S. films, radio, schools,
churches, labor organizations, and other institutions will be dis-
Members of the School of Education UNESCO trip will attend the
section meetings which fit in with their particular interests.
The chartered plane will leave 7:30 a.m. Friday and return before
midnight that same day.
Faculty Members To Attend
Conventions During vacation

'U' Revives
high School
Open House
It'll be University Day April 22.
For the first time since the war,
students from 900 Michigan and
northern Ohio high schools will
get a chance to see what life at
their future alma mater is lik
from the dining hall of Stockwell
to the Engineering Building.
* * *
THE ANNUAL visitors' event,
held for six years up to 1942 but
suspended during the war, will join
this year with the Engineering
Open House, to be held the same
Brought by school busses from
their home towns and cities, the
high schoolers will arrive bright
and early April 22 for their ed-
ucational holiday.
As soon as they reach Ann Ar-
bor, they'll be whisked off on a
thorough-going tour of campus.
* * *
be the guests of Stockwell coeds
for a few hours. After they've tak-
en a look at authentic collegiate
quarters, they will lunch with their
dormitory hostesses.
The men will meanwhile ex-
plore the West Quad.
University Day for the visitors
will also mean a wide-eyed walk
along the Diag as they make a
general tour of campus, a look at
the slide-rule situation at the 17th
Engineering Open House, and a
movie view of the University's
Rose Bowl team.
* * *
DICK ALLEN is general chair-
man of the event, Bob Bristor is
tour chairman and Dick Johnson
is in charge of general arrange-
Campus organizations that wish
to take part in the program may
contact Allen, Bristor or Johnson
at the Union.
W UOM To Air
Story of Vet's Return
Written by Students
Highlighting today's "Michigan
Journal on the Air" to be broad-
cast at 5 p.m. over station WUOM
will be a semi-documentary on the
veteran's return to college life
written by Al Sanborn, Thomas
Poe, Paul Morgan and Eleanor
An interview with Jack Bren-
nen of the University Bureau of
Appointments and Occupational
Information will be conducted as
part of the broadcast.
* * *
THE PROGRAM will be direct-
ed by Al Samborn, and in the cast
are Don Hall, Don Roth, Jim Reiss,
Bob Carter, John Reynolds, Joyce
Cregor, Ann Drew, Harold Lentz,
Francis Benesh and Dick Charl-
"Workshop Drama" will pre-
sent an original script by Rob-
ert Riskin at 2:30 p.m. tomorrow
over the same station. The pro-
gram entitled "Friendly and
Dumpy," a story of the trials
and tribulations of a henpecked
husband, will also be broadcast
over MSC station, WKAR.

The cast for the program in-
cludes Tom Cramer, Joe Walsh,
Jim Reiss, Margaret Poll and
Strowan Robertson while William
Stegath of the speech department
will direct.







' L4M E N O N C E VWOR E T H E M--Mrs. sally Mar.
-.Les Angeles, shaws some of 2,100 hatpins she's collected.

U (P E K AT ©UMK v V E S H 1 IS K A I N - J. Wilbur Sakers, electrician, operates the
ml9del railroad exhibit of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, an exact copy of the railroad standard
equipment, on exhibition at the Franklin Institute, Philadelphia. It is insured for $40,000.

S N U F F B 0 X-Made in 1742, this gold snuffbox with inset
watch, owned by 11. H. Blum, is shown at Chicago Art Institute.

Educational and research con-
ferences in various parts of the
country will attract numerous Uni-
versity facultymen during Spring
Among the conferees are Drs.
Arthur C. Curtis, William T. Kruse
and Richard J. Rowe, of the der-
matology and syphilology depart-
ment of the Medical School. They
will attend a symposium on "Re-
cent Advances in the Study of.
onorary B8
Group Picks
New Initiates,
Beta Gamma Sigma, national
business administration honorary
fraternity, has elected 29 new
nembers from the top ten per cent
of the BAd. and MBAd. graduates
in the business administration
The February graduates who
were chosen are Gerald Millstein,
John Hoolsema, William Orley,
Gooch Parker, Robert Klumpp,
Andrew MacKinnon, Donald Ken-
ney, Edward D. McNeill, Harold
Roscoe, Robert Dinger, George K.
Anderson, Ivo Binder, and Donald
The June graduates recently
elected are John Jansma, Donald
Rehberg, Edwin Donley, Thomas
Adams, Donald Krueger, Hugh H.
Wilkin, Arthur Fridstein, Gary
VanOmen, Frank Mosier, George
Sheffer, Peter Behrendt, Gerald
Christin, John McCormick, Ray-
mond Talaska, Charles Hoppe, and
Gordon Ginsberg.
Melburn Biddulph and Bryce.
Durant are August graduates who,
became members of Beta Gamma

Venereal Disease," April
in Washington, D.C.

7 and 81

School are Drs. Richard J. Rower
and Arthur C. Curtis, who will
present two papers before the
public health service group of the
National Institute of Health, next
Wednesday in Washington.
Prof. George G. Cameron, of
the department of Oriental Lan-
guages and Literatures, will at-
tend a meeting of the American
Schools of Oriental Research,
Monday in New Haven, Conn.
Prof. Cameron has just returned
from a research trip to Iran, on
a grant from the American
Prof..A. E. R. Boak, authority
on Ancient History, will present
a paper at the meeting next Fri-
day of the Medieval Academy of
America, in Toronto, Ontario. He
is also a member of the executive
council of this organization.
* * *
S. Dunham, and J. E. Dunlap of
the classical studies department
will leave Ann Arbor this week-
end to attend a classics conven-
tion in Richmond, Va.
Veteran Eligibility
Veterans without eligibility cer-
tificates of any kind, planning to
attend summer school, are advised
to make certificate application at
the nearest VA office, not re-
gional office, as erroneously stated
by the VA Tuesday.
They may obtain forms from the
Veterans Service Bureau, Rm. 1514
Rackham Bldg., or from VA of-
fices, Rm. 100A, Rackham Bldg.,
and not the University Registrar's
Completed applications must
then be submitted to the VA on
campus, instead of the Columbus,
O., office.

S K 1 J O R I N G I N G E R M A N Y - Towed by galloping horses over a measured course
these skiers race at Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. The competition was part of the annual winter
s :is weeks in which visitors participated in speed skating, figure-skating, skiing and hockey.

P IL OT A N D CH A R G E S- Capt. John T. McGeog-
hegan, of American Overseas Airlines, holds 3 of the 53 DP's he
flew from Germany to N. Y. for the Int'l Refugee Organization.

A R T O N A N 0 S L 0 B R I D G E - Statuary by Gustav Vigeland, one of Norway's out-
standing sculptors, adorns the bridge at Vigeland Park, and the Park itself, in Oslo, Norway.

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sues her duties unruffled as Nina Vyroubova, star of the Ballet de
Paris, limbers up for a rehearsal at Princes Theater, London.

T E RIERIER B E C O M ES R E T RI EVER- Shorty, a terrier in the home of John Casa
near Windsor, Canada, brings back to the nest one of the brood of baby chicks she recently adopted.
The terrier has yet to injure one of the fuzzy youngsters over which she is playing mother.

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