Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978



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Prospective students visit Ursinus at fifth open house • Student councils present colorful May hop to music by Clyde Walton's orchestra • Last issue of IRC Quarterly to appear this week; number will contain variety of topics • Dean of Harvard law school to speak at commencement • May Day program will fete mothers at banquet • Men's and women's debate clubs argue desirability of co-ed classes at dinner last Monday • Student's letter points out ramifications of isolation question • Council on student activities discusses reorganization plan; last meeting Thursday, May 18 • Ditter, Gemmell, and Haas attend TKA convention at University of Western Maryland • Tau Sigma Gamma sorority sponsors student hobby show in science building today • A candid view of rehearsals for play, "Far Off Hills" • Yale transition study indicates important factors which make for student's college success or failure • Ursinus College freshmen rank 24th among 355 colleges and universities in the U.S. • 1938-39 Ursinus sport captains • 'Jing' Johnson outlines Ursinus athletic policy • Nicholas Barry elected president of International Relations Club • German Club, French Club to hold joint doggie roast • Mrs. Yost, Jr., entertains members of Manuscript Club • Ninth-inning rally falls short as Drexel downs Ursinus batsmen, 8-7 • Franklin and Marshall downs bear tracksters • Grizzly track team travels to Swarthmore today for eastern conference meet • Women's tennis team beats Temple co-eds, 4-1; Beaver and Swarthmore foes next week • Men's tennis team opens season by dropping all nine matches to F. and M.

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This is a digitized copy of the Ursinus Weekly, Volume 37, Number 25.

Mark D. Alspach, editor-in-chief.

The Ursinus Weekly, May 8, 1939



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