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President's page • Wood wins Republican nomination for governor • President McClure edits sixteenth century poetry • Dr. Gaylord P. Harnwell commencement speaker • Dr. A. A. Welch preaches baccalaureate sermon • Dr. Yost televised on University of the Air • Vanderslice participates in industrial council • Registrar announces open scholarship winners • Alumni loyalty fund campaign completes successful year • 925 alumni contribute to loyalty fund this year: total reaches $19,000 • Muriel Pancoast resigns alumni secretaryship: Roger Staiger is successor • Many old grads return for Alumni Day • Results of alumni ballot for 1954-56 officers • Lehigh Valley alumni meet on April 29th • York alumni meet on May 22nd • South Jersey alumni plan fall meeting • Philadelphia alumni meet during schoolmen's week • Dr. Eugene Miller will be Fulbright lecturer in Japan • Librarian leaves Ursinus for position at Clark • May Day festivities • Dr. Carl V. Tower dies after long illness • Faculty members spend summer in Europe • Faculty notes • Olevian Hall was the first women's dormitory • Sports review • Baseball team wins 12 for a record season • Tennis team breaks even in spring campaign • Girls softballers play short schedule • Report on the 1954 track season • Football prospects for 1954 look bright • Girls' tennis team has good season • News about ourselves • Adams named superintendent of Bethany Orphans Home • Engagements • Weddings • Births • Necrology • Mrs. John Jackson dies • Ursinus Women's Club has busy spring schedule

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Ursinus College


Collegeville, Pennsylvania


Ursinus College, Collegeville, Pennsylvania, alumni, deaths, marriages, Lloyd H. Wood, Norman E. McClure, Harvey Vanderslice, Calvin D. Yost, Tilton M. Barron, Carl Vernon Tower, Olevian Hall, baseball, softball, tennis, football, track team, Garnet O. Adams


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Published as Volume 52, Number 3 of the Ursinus College Bulletin.

Ursinus College Alumni Journal, July 1954



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