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La Dianaeda Schedules Active Day By Nancy Stanfield Signpost Staff Writer Today at 11:00 a.m. in the Moench auditorium, La Dianaeda Women's Club will present its annual assembly. Although there are still some weary results of Talent Night, the "Swab-bies" have rallied to put on a good show. This assembly is under the chairmanship of Jane Ann Asay, and promises to be quite an entertaining hour of music, dance, instrumental numbers, and abstract typifica-tion. Easter Dance Tonite This week's activities will be climaxed tonight with L.D.'s Easter Dance, "Moonlight Gardens" Chairman Nedra Wheeler announces that the dance is Girl's Choice in keeping with the Leap Year traditions. It is for the entire studentbody; so girls, get your dates and you can buy tickets for $1.75 from any member of L.D. or at the door of the college ballroom. The affair is best dress and will be held from 9 to 12 p.m. with music furnished by the Scotsmen.'Activities Keep L.D. Busy Although the interests of the club have been divided between the assembly and the dance, neither event has been neglected. Support these events to thank La Dianaeda for their hard work in presenting an entertaining assembly and an enjoyable dance. lew oers New studentbody officers were welcomed to their first Board of Control meeting April 11 by present president Mike Murdock. Mike also congratulated Kathy Kittock, chairman of the elections committee, and Lynn Taylor, chairman of the social committee for last week's election activities. Other matters discussed by the Board included the possibility of a "W" on the mountain, Board of Control Scholarship Plaque, the UN trip to Berkley, California, and transfer of student funds to the Union Building fund. as This year, in conjunction with the four-year plan at Weber, a new policy for the selecting of Whip Club members has gone into effect. Whip has come under the Board of Control to help prepare it to assume the duties of a four-year service club. Girls desiring to become members of Whip will be judged on the following four points: scholarship, character, attitude of service, friendliness, and personality. New members will be chosen in the coming weeks. Mr. Elzey, this week, announced the cast of "The Guardsman," a sophisticated farce by the French playwright, Ferenc Molnar. In the leading roles of 'Actor' and 'Actress' are Ron Jenkins and Carolyn Glassman Lindsley. ?g Ci e a 0 o 0 -hah j ' , , 4f 1 S- f- The choir, under the direction of Glenn L. Hanson, will programs this month. WEBER OGDEN, Vol. 1 No. 23 Mer Coed Snares Honors in Debate iee Weber College coed, Shari Lee Bunot, tied for first place in the women's division of extemporaneous speaking in the National forensic meet. Selected forensic students from 18 junior colleges in six states participated in the three-day event. Three Way Tie Miss Bunot was in a three way tie for the first in extemporaneous speaking with Jerry Rogers, Hutchinson and Frances Schoomaker, Gray's Harbor College, Wash. Fourth place went to Ramona Villa, Palomar College, San Marcos, Calif. Hutchinson Junior College, Hutchinson, Kan., won the sweepstakes trophy for amassing highest total ! points in the five-phase tourney. I Women's Debate Gray's Harbor College won the j women's debate division, taken by j a team composed of Frances Schoo- j maker and Gail Newcomb. San Ber- j nardino Junior College, Calif, was second with Sharon Laschineke and Frances Stefanek. J Hutchinson and Pueblo junior college tied for third. ! Siosen In supporting roles are Fern Taylor, Jay Lees, Joan Silver, William Higley, and Murial Elzey, all Weber College students, Jay Lees, a member of Weber's teaching staff, is set designer and technical director. "The Guardsmen" will run May 4 through 7 in the Moench Auditorium. Students will be admitted on their studentbody cards. The date when tickets for the performances go on sale will be announced later. y COLLEGE UTAH April 15, 1960 Want To Write? Signpost Needs You Want to write? Here's your chance. The editors of Signpost are accepting applications for positions on the paper. New reporters will be on the staff for the remainder of spring quarter and next year. Those interested contact Patti Meikle, Signpost editor, and Mr. Evans, advisor. EDITOR IS MYSTERY Outstanding Person Featured Lindsey Hansen, one of the good looking sophomores, quietly tends to his business at school each day and carries a major burden. He can tell you that it is no easy task to edit a junior college yearbook. The entire staff depends on his thoughtful ideas and his creative endeavors. Graduating from Ogden High School, Lindsey studies at the University of Utah during his fresliman year. Because of the necessity of spending hundreds of hours of planning, arranging and designing the future yearbook, Lindsey remains independent.Still, with his constant yearbook activity, he manages to appear on the highest honor roll in scholastic achievement. Outstanding grades tell a story of success by 'themselves. Tins is Lindsey's tost year at Weber College. Majoring in commercial art, he is presently taking several art classes. This is one of the stepping blocks he mastered to gain his position on the Acorn staff. "We expect the yearbook to be the very finest production of our ability," said Lindsey. "The staff present several outstanding L.D. and Phoenix did the usual, for them at least, by holding the top spots on the scholarship trophy last quarter. According to information released from Dr. Stratford's office and Mrs. Gregory's Office the Phoenix scholars and the L.D. brains led their rivals with a 2.66 and 3.06 respectively. Both clubs have held the top position on the Board of Control appropriated plaque since its origin in 1958. Sigma Delta Pi and T.K. were both a whisper off the honors. They both trailed by one one hundredth of a point, Sigma with a 2.65 and T.K. with a 3.05. Sharmea held a 2.93 while Excelsior and O.T. followed the pack with a 2.50 and a 2.56 in that order. VICTIM has chosen as its goal meritous recognition and I suspect the quality of our book will meet the rigid specifications."Presently he is working at Salt . !f Lindsey Hansen is 'Acorn' editor. LJ. Phoenix Cop Trophy 14" . To Present Assembles At Local School By Eloise McQuown Signpost Staff Writer The college choir, under the direction of Glenn L. Hanson, plan a variety of activities for this quarter.Today the members are journeying to Davis High School to present an assembly. April 22, will see the choir presenting assemblies at Bear River and Logan High Schools. April 23, the group will entertain the State Democratic Convention at the "Terrace" in Salt Lake City. Guest Speaker Presidential candidate, Lyndon Johnson will be the guest speaker. Finally, the choir will sing at Graduation exercises on June 2. Early Practices Practicing 4 days a week and at 7 a.m. on Tuesdays, keeps the students busy, but their efforts are rewarded when the group sings as well as they did for the National Debate Fraternity, Phi Rho Pi. Mr. Hanson reports that plans are in progress for a week-end tour in the near future. our Represent Weber At U. II Gathering By Joani Swanke Signpost Staff Writer Four Weber College students have returned from Berkeley, California, where they attended the tenth annual session of the Model United Nations. The four representatives were Kenneth Tomlinson, Dee Jacobson, Dennis Dahl, and Bill Furlong. They represented the country of Honduras in the Model U.N. Assembly. Took Work Serious "These young men were dedicated, conscientious, and took their work seriously, while representing Weber College with distinction," Dr. Bale-man, advisor to the group, said. Eighty-three schools from the Western and Pacific states participated in the session, which commenced last Wednesday and ended Saturday. How it Works The Model United Nations works exactly like the actual United Nations, with a general assembly, councils, and committees. Its constitution parallels that of the United Nations. The Model U. N. session next year will be held in Eugene, Oregon. Lake Art Company, traveling back and forth each day. So it is because of his outstanding contribution to Weber that Lindsey was chosen as an example of the typical hard working student who seldom is recognized for his efforts.
|Title||Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1960-04-15, Vol. 1, No. 23|
|Contributors||Associated Students of Weber College|
|Description||Weber's current student newspaper, the Signpost, first appeared on September 29, 1937. For two years prior to that time, campus news was disseminated via announcements posted on a bulletin board known as the "Signpost". As a result, the masthead of the first issue of the paper itself featured a rudimentary wooden sign with the title spelled out in rustic-looking letters. Over the years the paper has been published continuously, though the look, size and style has changed several times.|
|Subject||College student newspapers and periodicals; Weber College|
|Publisher Digital||Stewart Library, Weber State University|
|Source||University Archives LD5893.W55 S5, Stewart Library, Weber State University|
|Rights Management||Public Domain. Courtesy of University Archives, Stewart Library, Weber State University.|