100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Download this Issue

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

This collection, digitized in collaboration with the Michigan Daily and the Board for Student Publications, contains materials that are protected by copyright law. Access to these materials is provided for non-profit educational and research purposes. If you use an item from this collection, it is your responsibility to consider the work's copyright status and obtain any required permission.

April 17, 1954 - Image 7

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
Michigan Daily, 1954-04-17

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

SATURDAY, APRIL f7,1954

THE MICHIGAN DAILY

PAGE SEVEN

SATURDAY, APRIL 1?7, 1954 THE MICHIGAN DAILY PAGE SEVEN

PRIZES TOTAL $800:

Cooley Essay Contest
Opens for Engineers

Literary college authors don't
hold priority on writing awards at
the University with Hopwood
prizes.
Plan Political
Parley Here,
Fifty student representatives
from colleges and universities in
the State, including the Universi-
ty of Michigan, will take part in a
Citizenship Clearing House April
26 and 27, in Ann Arbor at a two-
day conference designed to further
student interest in political party
activity.
Bringing leading political party
leaders to campus, the conference
will open with a Republican Day,
followed by a Democratic Day. The
group will participate in a program
of daily panel discussions and
group meetings.
Each day's program will end
with an address in the afternoon
by a nationally prominent party
member from the respective par-
ties.
Still looking for additional par-
ticipants are Joyce Greenbaum,
'56, at NO 3-0521, Ext. 668, for the
Republicans.

Engineering students interested
in the writing field may enter the
Mortimer E. Cooley Essay contest
for awards totalling nearly $800.
* * *
PURPOSE of the annual con-
test is "to broaden engineers'
thinking in areas in which he can
be of service outside his field of
technical training," according to
Prof. Britton of the engineering
English department, chairman. of
the contest committee.
First prize in the contest is
$250, second prize is worth $125
and up to 10 $50 third place
awards will be given.
Former engineering college Dean
Mortimer E. Cooley left money to
carry out the contest.
Subject for the contest essay of
at least 2000 words will cover some
aspects of the social or political
significance of technical aid to
underdeveloped countries.
All entries must be turned into
the office of Assistant Dean of the
engineering college Walter J. Em-
mons by May 15.
Five members of the engineer-
ing college faculty serving on the
essay contest committee will
judge entries.

Card Sale
Commencement announce-
ments will be on sale from 1-5
p.m. Monday through Friday, at
window six of the Administra-
tion Bldg.
This will be the last week
for seniors to order announce-
ments and engraved personal
cards according to Mervyn
Manning, '54BAd, co-chairman
of the Commencement An-
nouncement Committee.
SL To Honor
QU' Professor
The following faculty members
have been nominated by a special
Student Legislature Committee for
the newly created award of Out-
standing Faculty Member of the
Year:
Prof. Gerald O. Dykstra of the
business administration school;
Prof. Richard Schneidwind of the
engineering college; Prof. Marvin
J. Eisenberg of the fine arts de-
partment; Prof. George G. Cam-
eron, chairman of the Near East
studies department; and Prof.
Maynard Klein and Prof. Philip
A. Duey of the music school.
Winner of the award will be
presented with a scroll and invited
to be guest of hornor April 28 at the
SL spring banquet.

Coming
Events
TODAY:
University Sailing Club will par-
ticipate in the Michigan Invita-
tional Regetta this weekend at
Base Line lake.
Cars carrying members to the
meet will leave at the following
times: 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m., 10 &.m.,
11 a.m., 1 p.m., and 1:30 p.m. from
the side door of the Union. A car
will leave at 8:30 a.m. tomorrow
from the Union.
Inter-Arts Union will hold its
weekly meeting at 2 p.m. in the
League.
All interested persons are in-
vited to attend.
* * *
The University Woodwind Quin-
tet will be featured on Michigan
Report, at 5:45 p.m. over WWJ-
TV.
Members of the all-faculty mu-
sical group are flutist Nelson
Hauenstein; oboist Lare Wardrop;
bassoonist Lewis Cooper, and
French horn player Ted Evans, all
of the music school.
Compositions by Corelli, Tar-
tina, and Vinter will be presented
on the 15-minute program.
Mare Connelly's "Green Pas-
tures" will be presented as SL's
Cinema Guild feature today aned
tomorrow.
With Rex Ingram in the leading
role of "de Lawd," the film will be
shown at 7 and 9 p.m. today, and
at 8 p.m. tomorrow.
Admission is 50 cents.
MONDAY:
Prof. John Jewkes, visiting pro-
fessor of law at the University of
Chicago and professor of econom-
ics at Oxford, will address the
Economics Club at 8 p.m. at the
Rackham Amphitheater to dis-
cuss "Personal Liberty and Eco-
nomic Policy."
Interviews for manager and as-
sistant manager of the Student
Book Exchange, sponsored by Stu-
dent Legislature, will begin at 3
p.m. in SL's temporary quarters
in the Student Publications Bldg.
All interested students may con-
tact Vic Hampton, '54BAd, at
NO 3-0521, Ext. 305.
SL Banquet
All former Student Legislature
members have been invited to the
Legislature's spring banquet to be
held at 5:45 p.m. Wednesday,
April 28 at the Union, according
to Bob Neary, '54 BAd, SL presi-
dent.

t PAfINT SUPPLIES
2381 West Stadium Blvd.
ANN ARBOR
IS PROUD TO HAVE
TAKEN PART IN THE BIG
SPLAII

li'

Compliments
of

UBu le'

Hardware Co.

FINISH HARDWARE
121 N. Harrison
East Lansing, Michigan

It i

- I

ow,

11117-

_ _ _i _ _

_ _
. 11

i
I

i

a welcome addition to the campus
has its GRAND OPENING TODAY

. . .

THE WOMEN'S SWIMMING POOL
... we know how the coeds on the Michigan
campus have longed for such a recreational
facility ... and we are proud to have helped

in fulfilling their wishes .

especia

Ily, with

such a complete, sanitary, beautiful, modern

structure suci

has this is.. .

I

III .it::i w:::.........-:,..0:"i:".rii":?::~N~M::.Y...'._________ - vXai~aa~i I II

1111111t

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan