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Trustee Alexander Patterson, '86, donates money to Biology Department for microscopes and other equipment.  The question for the inter-society debate is announced concerning compulsory arbitration of strikes.

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Class of 1900 plans to erect a new gate to the campus at the corner of High and West streets.  Phi Delta Theta plans to raise funds for an ambulance to service the battlefields of France.

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Captain Wallace of basketball team named on All-Eastern team. Greek Exhibit to take place in gymnasium and to include King Tut styles. Baseball season opens with game against Franklin and Marshall on Biddle Field.. Class of 1880 alumnus wills $1,000 to College. Budget system discussed by student...

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Alumni Day is planned.  Tau Kappa Alpha and Phi Beta Kappa add members from graduating class.  Four alumni trustees are elected: Merkel Landis, Robert Y. Stuart, Lewis M. Bacon Jr., and S. Walter Stauffer.  Dr. Francis A. Waterhouse and Professor C. W. Fink to join faculty.  Omicron Delta Kappa...

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The Union Philosophical Society will host the Intercollegiate Conference on Government's Central Regional Convention. York Barbel Company to give a weightlifting exhibition in the Alumni Gym. Dr. Paul Rufus Burkholder receives the Dickinson College Priestley Award. Dr. William F. Hufstader...

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An honor code will be introduced to new freshmen starting next semester as requested by many students. Methodist churches of the Central Pennsylvania Conference will observe college day, meaning that they will focus on the idea of Christian Education. Students and faculty of Dickinson will go...

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James Shepley, chairman of Ford Foundation Challenge Program, announces $500,000 donation to college from Louis Tuvin (Class of '10). Ford Challenge Campaign succeeds in gaining pledges. Faculty acts on pass-fail, planning to enact system in the fall. Prof. William Cage comments on the college's...

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Senate allocates this year's budget surplus. Senate grants $30K to Depot Planning Board. College awarded $7.5 million from Alice Rosene and John Beyard Sharp, as well as oil and gas rights on the estate - the largest single donation in the college's history. College focuses on 'global awareness...

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Announcement of donation of Robert A Waidner from his estate. Irving Rothe, Holocaust survivor, to speak at Dickinson. Improvements to the Depot discussed. Door alarm problems in dormitories decline. Martin J. Sweet is new professor of Political Science. Student soccer player Alyssa Carlow...

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College to move Office of College and Community Development downtown in 2006. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice invites President Durden to attend U.S. University Presidents' Summit. Dean of Students candidates visit campus. Holiday gift guide. College life intimidates freshman. Students stay...

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President Durden clashes with the senior class when he send them an email strongly encouraging them to donate money to the school starting immediately. Students often argued that they didn't have money to spare and if they did, it would go to Dickinson. Run With It and Theta Chi hold a show and...

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