Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1964-05-221
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MAY 22, 1964 OGDEN, UTAH VOL. 5, NO. 27 L INSTITUTE 102 Students Graduate From Ogden Institute The Ogden LDS Institute of Religion held their twenty-third annual commencement exercises Thursday, May 14, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ogden Tabernacle. The theme for the commencement was "Doors," taken from a poem of the same name by Herman Hagedorn. Included in the program was a prelude by Wayne N. Devereaux, singing, an instru- , the benediction, said bv E. Blake memai auet by wancy biater ana neruee aeus, accompanied oy iNorman Dowers, an invocation oy is.aien race, ana several tancs. H. Bartley Heiner presented the 102 p-radnat-ps anH Prpsiflent. Alhert. L. Bott accepted them. The Stake Presidents awarded diplomas to the graduates from 22 stakes. Before LU LLI to UJ CQ CM Hart( the graduates sang "Hope of israel conducted by Connie Hill. The program ended with a post- mde by Wayne N. Devereaux. I CUfofl Catnnrfair. JiUlfcU JUIUI UUJ, All Cfnonfc Invifofl The patio of the UB will be transformed into a tropical para dise-island tomorrow for the third annual Luau, sponsored by the As sociated Students with the Special Events Committee, in South Sea Island style. Admission is Iree and lood is free. Supper begins at 7 p.m. and the menu will include chicken, tur key, roast pork, fried rice, salads fruits, drinks and rolls. All students are invited to at tend," said Kent Bulkley, "and we would like to encourage you to wear bright sport clothes and Hawaiian- styled wear." Mu-mus and beach combers are acceptable. Music will be furnished by the George Brent Quentett Band. WSC Student Given U. of Calif. Study Gran Robert 0. Mills, a WSC senior, will attend the University of California, Berkeley, under a trainee-ship grant valued at $4,200 awarded by the U.S. Public Health Service. Mills, a bacteriology major at Weber, plans to study for a master's degree in public health. The grant includes also additional benefits for family support and transportation allowances. Mills plans to move to Berkeley with his wife, the former Joyce Massey, of Clearfield, and their Ik '; Vv J I 'W&i -jf : ' :Wmmmm 'Sayonara' Theme f Gradusflon Dance "Sayonara," Weber State's first graduation dance, will take place on June 1 in the UB, beginning at 10 p.m., after commencement exercises. Tickets are $1.00 per couple. Music will be furnished by the George Brent Quentett Band which will also play at the Luau tomorrow. Above are Senior Class officers, L. Doug Olson, president; Elwood Curtis, vice president and chairman of the dance, and Judy Van Drimmelen. .f iummer Language Courses Intensified courses in German and French languages will be offered for the first time by WSC Summer School, opening June 16. The accelerated courses have been scheduled to enable the college to keep up with demands of the growing interest in foreign languages, said Dr. Wendell L. Esplin, summer school director. "The courses are of interest to both high school and college age students, especially, those who are after foreign language credit hours," he said. Beginning German 1, 2 and 3, will be given over a nine-week period, and students could earn 15 credit hours by taking all three. The classes will be held daily starting June 16, from 8 to 11 a.m. German 1 will be given from June 15-July 8; German 2 from July 9-August 4, and German 3 from August 5-August 26. Evening school will give second R. 0. Mi three children, in time for the opening of classwork next September. Mills applied for the Public Health traineeship through the University of California. He will study in the fields of water supply and pollution control. He is eligible to apply for additional post graduate work through the Public Health Service after his first year at California. - Mills is a member of WSC's first graduating class of bachelor de- ! gree students. fL- wrfj year German reading courses 4, 5 6, broken down into a similar three-week bracket. Classes will be held Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, from 7 to 10 p.m. Nine credits can be earned. Fifteen credits can also be earned in beginning French 1, 2 and 3, which will be held daily from 8 to 11 a.m., in three-week periods. Nine credits can be earned by taking second year courses in French 4, 5, and 6, which will be given daily, from 8 to 10 a.m. Summer Jobs Available Students wishing summer jobs are urged to be present on Friday afternoon from noon in UB 104. A film will be shown and interviews will be conducted throughout the afternoon. For additional information, please contact Mr. Lynn Harris, 392-3773. Summer Children's Theatre Ho!dsn( 4 Tryouts for Play Tryouts for Weber State College's Summer Children's Theatre program, co-sponsored by Ogden City and Weber County Recreation Departments, will be held at 3:45 p.m, Thursday and Friday, May 28 and 29 in the Moench Auditorium. This summer's children's play will be THE RELUCTANT DRAGON by George Fosgate and directed by John M. Elzey. The production will take on an entirely new form this year. Instead of being produced in the Weber Stadium, it will be played on a portable stage which will move to various parks throughout the city and county for a total of twelve performances. The production dates will range from July 14 through 31. Roles will be open to all members of the community, young and old alike, and eligible students may receive lower or upper division credit in Acting Workshop or Touring Theatre. Performances will generally be in the evening, but rehearsals may be held evening or afternoon. Those trying out should therefore be free throughout the day. Age requirements are from about ten years upward and the greatest need is for young boys. Further information may be obtained by calling Mr. Elzey at the college or at his home, 394-0388. Rooms Being Assigned Room assignments are now being made for Weber State's first residence halls, Wasatch, La Sal and Stansbury, which will be ready for occupancy next fall. The dormitories will house 366 students, 183 men and 183 women. Applications will be accepted until fall; during the summer, the Housing Office will be opened on Saturdays from 9 until 1. Application forms may be obtained from, and must be returned, with a $25 advance payment, to Mr. James D. Con-die, director of housing.' This $25 is not included in the housing fee which is $628 a year for room and board and $203 a year for the apartments. Three per cent of the above fee goes into a hall activity fund. Wasatch Hall will provide room and board for the students. Two students will share a bedroom and take their meals in the UB cafeteria. They will have a choice of food, and be allowed seconds on certain items. Wasatch Hall isco-educational; women will stay in one wing and men in another, and will share common recreational facilities. House parents chosen are Mr. and Mrs. Irvin Crawley. Mrs. Crawley obtained her bachelor's degree from BYU and taught last year at Ogden High School. Students in La Sal and Stansbury Halls will follow the group living plan. Two students will share a bedroom and six an apartment. Kitchen facilities will be provided, but meals can be obtained from the cafeteria on a contract basis. House parents for La Sal (for women) will be Judy Jeppson and Winslow Hurst. Miss Jeppson and Hurst plan to be married in June. Miss Jeppson will graduate from WSC this spring with a bachelor's degree, while Hurst will continue attending college. Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Halli- day will be in charge of Stansbury Hall for men. Mrs. Halli-ady has had experience with business and banking firms and Mr. Halliday was employed by the U.S. Postal Dept. He will attend school full time. The policies concerning housing states that "All single freshmen and sophomore women students under 21 years of age and not living at home are required to live in the college operated residence halls, and all single freshmen men students under 21 years of age, not living at home, are expected to live in college operated residence halls. Students desiring to live with close relatives or work for board and room must receive special permission to do so from the Director of Housing. The possession or use of alcoholic beverages or intoxicants of any kind is prohibited anywhere on College property. Any disturbance or poor conduct in the hall as the result of drinking is a serious breach of good conduct and may result in removal from the hall. Students will be allowed to smoke in their rooms. Curfew hours will be 10:30 p.m. on weekdays, 1 a.m. on Saturdays, and 11 p.m. on Sundays.
|Title||Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1964-05-22, Vol. 5, No. 27|
|Creator||Weber State College|
|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 State 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.|