WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27,1957
THE MICHIGAN DAILY
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27, 1957 THE MICHIGAN DAILY PAGE FIVE
After having to deny admission
to 500 women students because
(f lack of housing, the University
of Illinois has begun long range
planning of the problem.
A six year program calls for
the building of 8,662 new living
spaces at a cost of 36 million dol-
lars. Included in the plans are a
new "cluster" of men's residence
halls consisting of six dormitories
and two separate dining halls.
The Daily Illini has criticized
the administration for "lack of
foresight." Despite the plans, con-
struction has failed to keep on
schedule and is now six months
The Colorado Daily reports that
"the weaker sex is not so weak
when it comes to brain power."
The grade average of all women
on the Colorado campus was 2.4
compared to 2.2 for the men.
Other statistics - seniors aver-
aged 2.7, freshmen 2.1 while a 2.4
average was gained by foreign stu-
dents. The overall average for un-
dergraduates was 2.3.
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Cornell University plans to open
a new scholarship dorm in the fall,
the Cornell Daily reports.
This Tudor style house, accom-
modating 30 men, will contain a
large living room, dining facilities
and recreation room, in addition
to living quarters.
In lieu of a scholarship, men
will be assigned to the house. They
should be able to save about 300
dollars on living costs.
Turmoil reigned in the UCLA
gym "as an unidentified young
woman momentarily entered the
- men's locker room. "
The Daily Bruin comments that
"she then proceeded to a bench
in back of the building where she
passed out a list of women's names
and addresses to the surrounding
crowd amid a great deal of con-
fusion and comment.
"This woman's motives are quite
subject to question," the campus
police chief commented.
Panel on Jobs
Theta Sigma Phi, national hon-
orary fraternity for women in
journalism and the Detroit Alum-
ni Chapter are sponsoring a jobs
panel discussion at 8 p.m. tomor-
row in the league.
Myra McPherson, of the De-
troit Free Press' radio-tv staff and
formally of WJR radio, will talk
on job opportunities in television
All women on campus are in-
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composed of choir members from 23
Michigan high schools and conducted
by James B. Wallace, will perform
Bach's "The Passion of Our Lord Ac-
cording to St. Matthew," at 8:00 Wed.,
March 27, in Hill Auditorium. Soloists
include School of Music faculty mem-
bers Harry Jay Thompson, Jerry Law,.
rence, Wendell Orr, Willis Patterson,
Kathleen Rush, Margaret Eddie and
Mary Pohly. Organist will be Marilyn
Mason Brown, harpsichordist, Charles
Schaefer. Open to the general public
Doctoral Candidates who expect to
receive degrees in June, 1957, must have
at least three bound copies of their dis-
sertations in the office of the Gredu-
ate School by. Friday, April 26. The re-
port of the doctoral committee on the
final oral examination must be filed
with the Recorder of the Graduate
School together with two copies of the
thesis, which is ready in all respects for
publication, not later than Monday,
Operations Research Seminar: Jacob
Marschak, Yale University, Cowles Com-
mission, will lecture on "Organization
Theory Applied to the Firm" on Wed-
nesday, March 27, 1957. Coffee hour will
be held in Room 243 West Engineering
at 3:30 and seminar at 4:00 in Room 229
West Engineering. All faculty members
Botanical Seminar. Prof. E. R. Way-
good, Dept. of Botany, Univ. of Mani-
toba, will speak on "Inhibitors of In-
doleacetic Acid Oxidation." 4:15 p.m.,
Wed., March 27. 1139 Natural Science.
Organic Chemistry Seminar. 7:30 p.m.
Room 1300 Chemistry Building. Mr. R.
Klonowski and Mr. J. Robertson will
speak on "Reactions of Organo Lithium
7:30 p.m., Room 3005 Chemistry Build-
ing. Mr.'John Moyer will speak on "Po-
tential Energy Functions for Chemical
Interdepartmental Seminar on Ap-
plied Meteorology: Engineering. Thurs., gineering students who have completed
March 28, 4 p.m., Room 307 West En- their sophomore year needed to work as
gineering Bldg. Mr. Edward Ryznar will assessment aides. Fourteen vacancies
speak on "Snow Melting" - Chairman: must be filled. The last date for filing
Professor Ernest F. Brater. application is May 31, 1957.
State of New York. Engineers and Ar-
Mathematical Statistics Seminar: will chitects who have completed their
meet Thurs., March 28, at 3:30 in Room sophomore year are needed to fill a va-
3401 Mason Hall with the Inter-Depart- riety of openings for summer positions
mental Seminar in Applicataions of throughout New York State. Applica-
Mathematics to the Social Sciences. tions are available to try the written
test in many New York cities during
402 Interdisciplinary Seminar on the spring vacation.
Applications of Mathematics to Social The Department of Health, Educa-
Science. Room 3401 Mason Hall, Thurs., tion and Welfare, in Washington D.C.
March 28. Jacob Marschak, Experimen- has a number of openings in the fields
tai Studies of Decision Processes." of public health and medical statistics.
Sociology Colloquium: Prof. Rene D.., and BethsdatedMarylWashing
Koenig, Univ. of Cologne; Visiting Pro positions offering travel will also be
fessor, Univ. of Michigan, will speak available. All applicants must have
on "Authoritarianism in the German completed one full year of academic
Family," Thursday, March 28, 4:15 p.m., study and either be taking, or planning
East Conference Room, Rackham. to take, courses in statistics or mathe-
matics. Closing date for applicaations
Placem ent Notices Day camp counselors for the city of
PersonnelRequests: Chicago are needed by the JewishCom-
Mich. State Civil. Service announces munity Centers of Chicago. Camas
exams for Geologist Trainee I, Water serve the following areas and counsel-
Conservationist Trainee I, Game Biolo- ors are needed for all of them: Lan-
gist Trainee I, Fish Area Biologist dale, Austin, Albany Park, Hyde Park,
Trainee I, Fisheries Biologist Trainee I. South Shore, Rogers Park, Northtown.
YWCA offers opportunities to wo- Personal interviews may be arranged
men to work as Teen-Age Program Dir., during spring vacation.
Young Adult Program Dir., Health and Dowd, Redfield and Johnstone, Inc.,
Physical Education Program Dir., Ex- of New York, are seeking several young
ecutive Program Dir., and Executive men needed by one of their clients to
Dir. of College YWCAs. Positions are fill sales positions in the Ann Arbor
nationwide, area. Employment will be from June
For further information contact the 17th to September 17th. Applicants
Bureau of Appointments, 3528 Admin. should have the use of an automobile.
Bldg., ext. 3371. The Ontario Society for Crippled Chil-
Summer Placement: dren is seeking a program director for
The following personnel requests have one of their summer camps. The ap-
been received. For further information plicant should' be male, and have con-
and/or applications, come to the Sum- siderable camping experience. A rep-
mer Placement Meeting in Room 3G of resentative of the Society will be in
the Michigan Union, from 9 a.m. to 4:45 Windsor very soon and any interested
p.m. today. applicants may arrange to interview
City of Grand Rapids, Michigan: En- at that time.
Lutheran Student Associatalon, Len-
ten Service, March 27, 7:15 p.m., Luth-
eran Student Center.
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Young Democratic Club, organiza-
tional meeting, March 27, 7:30 p.m.,
* * *
Westminster Student Fellowship,
Midweek Lenten Service, March 27, 7:15
p.m., First Presbyterian Church. Speak-
er: Dr. John Visser, minister of the
Westminster Church of Detroit, "That
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Generation, meeting, March 27, 7:30
p.m,. Student Publications Building.
Student National Education Associa-
tion, discussion, March 28, 7:30 p.m.,
School of Education Cafeteria, topic:
"M.E.A. vs. A.F.T." Representatives of
both organizataions will be present.
Coffee hour afterwards
Campus Chest Board, petitioning for
treasurer Petitions available from Mrs.
Callahan, Student Activities Building.
April 2. Interviews 3-6:00 p.m., Tues-
Petitioning closes 3:00 p.m. Tuesday,
day, April 2. All academically eligible
students may petition.
A General Motors .Representative
will be on hand to answer your questions
about ,fob opportunities with GM
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throughout the country.
They are familiar with career opportuni-
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including staff and divisional operations,
and can answer your questions fully.
We cordially invite June graduates, and
those graduating this summer, to arrange
an appointment through your College
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"What's it like to be
A PHYSICIST AT IBM?"
Five years ago, college senior Nick Hemmer asked himself this question.
Today, as Administrative Assistant to the Quality Control manager, Nick
reviews his experience at IBM and gives some pointers that may be helpful
to you in taking the first, most important step in your career as a physicist.
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CALENDAR says it's spring ... but it ain't necessarily
so. The freezin' season may still come up with one last
blast. And when that happens, your cigarette smoke
makes a mighty Crisp Wisp! Of course, with Luckies,
you can forget the weather. Luckies taste fine all year
round-and no wonder! A Lucky is all cigarette.. .
nothing but fine, mild, good-tasting tobacco that's
TOASTED to ,taste even better. Forecast: You'll say
Luckies are the best-tasting cigarette you ever smoked!
Nick, "by my first plant tour. When
you go through the facilities-meet
the men and get an idea of the prob-
lems they handle-you can't help but
become interested. Add the friendly,
informal work atmosphere, and you
know right off the bat these people
have a story to tell."
Nick came to IBM in 1951 with a
B.S. in physics. He started as a Tech-
nical Engineer-in Test Equipment
Engineering-working on an analog
bombing system. When that project
moved from the Endicott to the
Poughkeepsie plant, Nick followed it,
becoming first an Associate Engineer,
then a Project Engineer. As the lat-
tion of alloys ... or of the properties
of metals, such as the resistivity of
germanium. Then, there are the im-
portant 'analysis of failure' and
reliability studies, in which you seek
to determine, for example, the 'life
tration and concentricity of colloidal
solutions?" "Present a job in terms
of actual problems," believes Nick,
"and you'll get the man's interest-
for it's his career and his future that
have top priority."
Now about further study?
Nick has taken full advantage of
IBM's extensive educational facilities
to get ahead at IBM. He took at least
one course each semester on subjects
within his immediate work area-,
courses on digital and analog come
puters and on their components such
as cores and transistors. He found
time to take management courses as
well. "If you want opportunity for
study," Nick says, "IBM will provide
all you want."
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WHAT IS A FRAGILE HEADDRESS
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STUCK FOR DOUGH?
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WHAT IS A ROOKIE TAXDERMISTI
KANSAS STATE TEACHERS COLL.
WHAT CAUSES A LOST SAFARI?
WESTERN MICHIGAN COLL.
WHAT IS A LIMPING LEPRECHAUN?
tRAVIS SLOCUMI. JR..
WHAT IS A STOCKING MENDERI
WHAT IS A GAY 90'S DRESSING
Problems fasetnoting to "e physicist
expectancy' of a device, the mean
time between failures, or perhaps
which step in a process has the great-
est effect on the equipment involved.
You may be asked to control the
deposit of glass on X-ray trbes to
avoid spill-over, or microscopic spot-
ting. Or you may be dealing with
arc-suppression, or gaseous electron-
ics, the grass roots of instrumentation;
or in the estimation of tolerances, or
Heading up Quality Engineering
ter, he worked on IBM's first transls-
torized electronic computer-the 608.
By November, '55, Nick was head-
ing up Quality Engineering in the
Quality Control Division of the
Poughkeepsie plant. Recently pro-
moted to Administrative Assistant to
the Quality Control manager, Nick
now concerns himself with the funda-
mental operations and policies of this
450-man division. Quality Control is
responsible for the performance of
IBM's vast array of business ma-
chines-from simple sorters and
- t - ~aa ,% a tans.-rnrin :a r 1
Promotion almost inevitable
Asked about opportunities for ad-
vancement at IBM, Nick says, "The
situation could hardly be better in
that respect. With sales doubling
every five years on the average, pro-
motion is almost inevitable."
IBM hopes that this message will help to
give you some idea of what it's like to be
a physicist at IBM. There are equal op-
portunities for E.E.'s, M.E.'s, mathema-
ticians and Liberal Arts majors in IBM's
many divisions-Research, Manufactur-
ing Engineering, Sales and Technical
Services. Why not drop in and discuss
Extensive eaduational faciit.ies
in correlation coefficients-that is,
in physically sound numbers."
Nick has been instrumental in
encouraging many college physics
main.o cn nmet n M "T find