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President's page • 135 degrees awarded at 83rd annual commencement • Rev. J. Alfred Kaye commencement speaker • Baccalaureate sermon delivered by Rev. Shaffer • Medical students accomplishment report • Dr. Lauer and Rev. Jeffers elected to Board of Directors • Sun Oil president speaks to business admin. students • Ursinus summer sessions open June 4 and July 23 • Dr. Johnson honored by Western Reserve • Open scholarships awarded to seven high school seniors • Sun shines on delightful Ursinus May Day • Five local alumni groups hold spring meetings • President Glassmoyer talks things over • Alumni president Kermit Black ill • Rain fails to dampen friendly spirit of Alumni Day • Portrait of Dr. Brownback presented to Ursinus • Montgomery County homes opened for women's tour • Provident Mutual wants Ursinus grads • Marion "Sis" Bosler coaches Ursinus mermaids • Baseball squad has best record in 39 years • Dawkins takes a first in Middle Atlantics • Track resume for 1953 • Captain Kenney only veteran tennis player • Women's softball team closes another undefeated season • Women's tennis team wins five, loses four • News about ourselves • Necrology • John Manning honored in mathematical competition • Alumni association plans permanent class organization

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, alumni, deaths, marriages, commencement, William R. Shaffer, Stewart Lauer, Merritt Jeffers, Robert Livingston Johnson, Effie Brant Evans, J. Harold Brownback, May Day pageant, swimming, baseball, Ed Dawkins, Charles Kenney, track team, tennis, softball


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Ursinus College Alumni Journal, July 1953



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