Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1979-04-011
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- Volume 39 Number 41 Weber State College Ogden, Utah April 1, 1979 ., ? A .- -v !: - ' i; . ;,l ' i - - H-- ' y . - I ' J -- - h . . -'A v. I H 1 i V I V v I 'N - t I w ft L ill! ill LJ EUGENE McCARTHY, a former senator and presidential candidate, will speak Thursday at noon. The convocation is free and open to the public. Still only one Chief Justice sits on WSC Supreme Court by Sandy Berkow Greg Garfield, ASWSC President, said he has not appointed anyone to the Supreme Court since Jody Deamer was chosen Chief Justice. The ASWSC Constitution states that "the Supreme Court shall Court Justices" appointed "by the Executive Council." Deamer, speaking for the Supreme Court, disqualified Jim Hajimomen, WSC student, to run in the student elections. He also chose not to hear Hajimomen's appeal. Questions exist concerning the legality and validity Inside Today Letters to the Editor 4 Entertainment 8 Sports 10,11 of these decisions since Deamer was the only member of the Court. Dirk Julander has petitioned the Court to decide on the legality of Bill 79-5 which appoints Randy usiness play April games by Robin Riley A team of five business administration students will represent Weber State College in the 15th Intercollegiate Business Games Conference, April 18-20, in Reno, Nevada. The team consists of Scott Applonie, Neal Berube, Susan Hill, and Chris Thompson. Twenty-one Western schools will be competing in the games, which are computer simulations reflecting actual business economy and enviromment. Each team, being a corporation, will make plans and deicisons Past presidential candidate speaks at noon convocation Eugene McCarthy, a past presidential candidate, will speak at convocation Thursday at Questions linger over by Melinda Rust The eligibility of contestants for the Miss Weber State Scholarship Pageant has raised questions since it was discovered through the registrar's office one contestant is not registered as a full-time student and three other have not registered for spring quarter, as of last week. The issue centers around a contradiction in various written rules and regulations. According to the Policy and Procedures Manual, "A student must be matriculated and registered as a full-time student. A student changing to part-time status, as a result of withdrawing from a class during the quarter, automatically becomes ineligible to participate in extracurricular activities." Then is names the various activities including "King and Queen" and other similar contests, such as 'Miss Brough to be Assistant Student Services Vice President. No action has been taken to hear this petition or to determine Hahimomen's eligibility to run before the next election in April. students about financing, marketing, stocks, dividends, cash flow, competition, and other industry-related situations. The teams are judged upon the outcome of their corporations by successful businessmen, and awards are given in several categories. The team has already begun making decisions wnich are being put in the computer now at the rate of about one per week. When the schools meet in Reno the competition will speed up. The teams will decide issues and make transactions almost hourly. m noon in the Browning Center Main Auditorium. Sponsored by the Stewart Library Fund and the iss WSC Weber State' and 'Ski King and Queen.' However, the WSC catalog states that "each organization must be responsible for determining, on a quarterly basis, which members are eligible to be active." Concerning the contestants' eligibility, Student Activities Coordinator, Grant Protzman, said "we depend upon the girls to be honest because we try to make them aware of the rules and regulations." In the rules and regulations of the Miss Weber State Pageant, one rule states, "each organization must be responsible for determining, on a quarterly basis, which members are eligible to be active." In conclusion, there are no results, thus far, to determine which of the standards to follow. l i ' ! (it ! It l T I H 5 V TODAY IS THE LAST DAY for the display of historic Indian photos in the Union Building. Bill Rieske will be there from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. to answer questions. convocations committee, his topic will be "The State of the Union." McCarthy represented Minnesota's Fourth District in the House of Representatives for 10 years. He was elected a U.S. Senator twice. His work in the Senate included service on the agricultural, finance, and foreign relations committees. He also chaired the Special Committee on Unemployment Problems. McCarthy's opposition to the war in Vietnam led his to challenge Lyndon Johnson for the Democratic presidential nomination in 1968. McCarthy won the primaries in Wisconsin, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts, Oregon and New York. In the 1976 election, McCarthy was an independent candidate for president. His drive for ballot access led involved successful challenges of . . . five Supreme states. In his 1976 campaign, McCarthy called for the creation of more jobs by reducing the standard work week, demilitarization of U.S. foreign policy, and restroation of effective competition to American politics.
|Title||Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1979-04-01, Vol. 39, No. 41|
|Creator||Weber State College|
|Contributors||Associated Students of Weber College; A generous grant from the Utah State Library and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.|
|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.|