Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1964-03-271
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AAA WEBER STATE COL L E G E V MARCH 27, 1964 OGDEN, UTAH VOL. 5, NO. 19 WWWq 7 2 Foreign Language Fair a Success Twenty-seven students attained superior ratings in the second annual regional foreign language fair for junior and senior high school students held at Weber State College Saturday. More than 600 participated from schools in the Ogden, Davis, and Weber school districts. In scores of contests the students were tested in grammar, usage, listening comprehension, vocabulai'y, reading, and poetry recitation. Six languages were represented in the contest, Chinese, French, German, Latin, Spanish and Russian.The students were rated superior, excellent, very good and good. Weber State College language students served as judges. Students attaining superior ratings follow: Russian Fred Benson, Ogden High. Chinese Linda Rogers, Bonneville High. Latin David Johnson, Mt. Ogden Jr. High; Alan Mathies, Ogden High; Pat Wade, Ogden High; Linda Watts, Ben Lomond High. German Marney Hilton, Central Jr. High; Dennis Groberg, Wahl-quist Jr. High; Richard Rhees, Wahlquist Jr. High; Ronald Martin, Ogden High; Susan Albrechtsen, Clearfield High; Donna Patches, Clearfield High; Mary Ann Sauer, Ben Lomond High. French Margie Thurgood, Weber High; Marianne Faulkner, Weber High; Teresa Child, Weber High; Janice Crimm, Clearfield High; Elaine Shaw, Wahlquist Jr. High; Brent Mason Myers, Mt. Ogden Jr. High. Spanish Maria Gonzales, Mound Fort Jr. High; Mary Santasteven, Central Jr. High; Jerry Dalpais, Wahlquist Jr. High; Gayla Larsen, Clearfield High; Robert Cloward, Clearfield High; Bonnie Nozaki, Weber High; Marie Cherel, Weber High; Sandra Gonzalez, Ben Lomond High. y V .'';:Y it wm ml ISiifpiiWi ISBIllllil A AW , v.. 1 -I 1 I it . . A fill RELWEi(ATlWSC ' Religious Emphasis Week was kicked off Monday, March 23, in the UB Cafeteria, by Dr. Charles Monson, chairman of the Department of Philosophy at the University of Utah. Dr. Monson set his subject as "Religion in Contemporary Society." Dr. Monson commended the Films and Lectures Com mittee and the audience for the appropriateness of studying religion in an academic atmosphere where truth is searched for. The pertinent question being what does re- SPEAKERS SLATED The "Great Issues" television program which is being produced in the KUED studios, channel 7, on the campus of the University of Utah, has invited the participation of two of the leading professors of the Weber State campus. On Thursday, March 26, Dr. Harold C. Bateman will participate in the program entitled "Foreign Aid". On April 2, Dr. Alton B. Davis will participate on the program entitled "Ideological Warfare". Program time is 7:30 p.m. In the past weeks, this program has also had as speakers, Dr. Dello Dayton, as well as many other renowned educational authorities on the "Great Issues" theme. VSC WEEKLY SCHEDUL For the Week of March 30-April 4, 1964 Monday, March 30 Tuesday, March 31 Wednesday, April 1 Thursday, April 2 Friday, April 3 Circle K Meeting Student Body Officers Nominating Assembly Faculty Senate Psychology Seminar Barker's Extemporaneous Speaking Contest 12 Noon UB 106-08 Vocal Tour 1-4 Whip Rush Party Blood Drive 12 Noon UB 104 12 Noon UB 106-08 12 Noon UB 104 1:00 p.m. UB 104 BB, Snow Junior College Elections for Student Body Saturday, April 4 9 a.m.-3 p.m. UB 106-08 1:00 p.m. Provo 8 a.m.-2 p.m. UB 106-08 Regional Science Fair Technical Building Navy Recruiting 9 a.m.-12 Noon International Relations Dance 9:00 p.m. UB Cafeteria Invitation Band Day Union Building Regional Science Fair Technical Building Track and Field, U of U 2:00 p.m. ligion have to offer the American college student in his search for truth and what has happened to religion and its status in the western world. Dr. Monson developed the commonality of religion in all cultures and listed the purposes of religion. He then went on to discuss how religion has been challenged in the western world and is on the defensive. The problem of the challenge to religion is the challenge of methodology. Science, since the 15th Century, through Freudian psychoanalysis and science today serves basically the same purposes as religion. Dr. Monson stated that human reasoning is being given greater importance today and man's tendency is to .verify rather than to accept authoritative theory. Dr. Monson challenged the audience to examine the religions being presented during Religious Emphasis Week and question what religion has to offer during the 20th Century, and what is relevant today.Religious Emphasis Week was presented in order that the students may gain a better understanding of religion. The Latter-day Saint religion, the Buddhist, the protestant religions have been emphasized this past week. And this afternoon the Catholic speaker, Monsignor Kennedy, will speak on Catholicism. WSC STAGES TALENT SHOW The annual WSC Talent Show will be staged March 31 in the Ogden High auditorium, reports Alan Dayley, dean of men. Four women's clubs and three men's organizations will participate.Sponsored by the AMS and AWS, the event will begin at 7:30 p.m. Admission is 25 cents a person. Entrants will be judged on over-all theme, excellence of performance, originality, interest to audience, and costuming, lighting, and special effects. The following rules for the Talent Show have been released by the Dean of Student's office: The Talent Show is open to any and all organizations on Weber State College campus. All participants must be active members of the organization and in good standing. A copy of the script, the title of the act, the name of the club president, and a list of all participating and all excused members must be turned into the Dean's Office by 3 p.m. March 24. Any club that does not turn this in on time will be ineligible to participate. Use of professional or outside help in preparation for the presentation is to be used at the discretion of the group or organization as needed. Each group shall have ten (10) minutes for the actual presentation with two (2) minutes leeway for the personnel to leave the stage. Maximum of twelve (12) minutes, minimum of (8) minutes. The percentage of group members (not total members) participating in the activity is one of the criteria of excellence. For example, a club of 15 with 12 members participating has a percentage of 60. On the other hand, a club of 53 with 30 members participating has a percentage lower even though more are participating.Nothing obscene, irregular, unpatriotic, or negative should be used as a motif, theme, joke, or part. Each group must have at least three practices before the Talent Show is presented to the public. Each group must be responsible for putting its properties on and taking its properties quietly off the stage. The school will not assume responsibility for any property or properties borrowed or used by any group, for any clothing or material lost, or for any accident incurred during the progress of the Talent Show or in the practice thereof. It is understood that good judgment will be used in the selection of all performances. The theme should be entertaining, uplifting, and of good taste. The judges will be chosen, as far as possible, from those having no connection with groups participating, in college administration, staff, or faculty. They will be selected for their knowledge of music, dance, speech, and the other factors that go for making good entertainment. STUDENT ASSEM ODY NOMINATING DRAWS NEAR Monday, March 30, at 12:00 noon in Room 106-108 of the Union Building, the nominating assembly for the student body officers of next year will be held. The offices that one may be nominated for are Student Body President, First Vice President, Activities Vice Presi- ATTENTION, SENIORS Attention, Seniors! The following must have been completed by those desiring to graduate June 1 from Weber State College. A graduating summary report will be received from the registrar's office soon and you should then see both your advisor and the division chairman of your major field, to check and insure that all of the requirements in both the major and minor field of endeavor are filled. A list of those graduating will be posted in the glass display case outside of the registrar's office in Building One. The graduating fee must have been paid and then the only thing remaining will be to go to the bookstore in the Union Building and get measured for the cap and gown. dent, and Business and Finance Vice President. The qualifications necessary for these offices are: a total minimum of 110 credit hours; a cumulative grade point of 2.20; and doing undergraduate work during the term of office. Rules or by-laws covering campaigning and elections are available at the main desk of the Union Building. It would be wise for those of you considering running for a student body office to obtain a set of these by-laws prior to the time of the nominating assembly. The primary elections will be held on April 3, and the finals will be help on April 9 and 10. It will be announced at the dinner-dance the night of April 10 those who have been elected to the student body offices.
|Title||Signpost (Weber, Utah), 1964-03-27, Vol. 5, No. 19|
|Creator||Weber State College|
|Contributors||Associated Students of Weber College|
|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.|