Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Women's AA plan reception for freshmen • Student teachers discuss problems at doggie roast • Leaders elected by women of Day Study • Academic freedom topic of "chats" • Deedes to open Forum season with British foreign policy talk • Draft exams scheduled for Nov. 19, Apr. 22 • Pre-med group hears Dr. Benjamin Souders • Student council activity reviewed by reporters: MSGA announces report concerning Student Union; WSGA holds first meeting, social calendar arranged • String quartet to play this Sunday • Tryouts are held for "All my sons" • IRC will discuss aims of U.S. and Great Britain, Oct. 19 • Fraternities plan receptions as Old Timers' Day highlight • Editorials: Perseverance brings progress; Your ideas in the "Weekly"; Observations unlimited • When Ursinus played Penn • Spirit Committee sparks "U" campus; Outstanding year of '53-'54 predicted • Ursinus coed receives reply to letter "mailed" in ocean • Spencer Hand added to staff of Library • About the Belles: Marge Merrifield captains promising hockey team; Numerous veterans, one freshman named to line-up • "Danny" back at Ursinus • Varsity hockey opens Friday • Bears win opener, 32-14; Lose to Drexel • Soccer team ties Drexel • Gurzynski sees excellent year • Touch football season opens

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Collegeville, Pennsylvania


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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 53, Number 1.

Mary Jane Allen, editor.

The Ursinus Weekly, October 12, 1953



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