Dickinsonian Newspaper

1918

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Methodist Church Central Pennsylvania Conference endowment drive ends in success.  Trickett Hall opens.  Belles Lettres holds general information bee.  Tome Scientific Building I catches on fire.

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Professor Mohler to offer a course in mechanical drawing to give students skills useful for war.  Financial costs of 1917 football season.

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List of new courses to supply war needs.  Alpha Chi Rho holds banquet in celebration of its 13th anniversary.  Junior class decides not to publish a Microcosm due to financial constraints.

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Term is speeded up so as to close the college early and release students to war effort.  Interfraternity council to hold dance.  Sophomores win annual button game against freshmen.  A local branch of the Intercollegiate Prohibition Association forms.

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All-college banquet is held in celebration of Lincoln's birthday.  Valentine's issue.

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Interfraternity Dance held.  A Metzgerite comes down with a case of measles.  Mid-Winter Sports event planned.

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Week of Prayer is observed under the guidance of Dr. F. Watson Hannan.  Sophomores win inter-class basketball series. 

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Week of Prayer ends.  Measles quarantine of Metzger's first floor ends.  Indoor Sports Meet is held.  GPAs of the fraternities for the previous semester.  Class Day is planned.

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Student Volunteer Band speaks to Carlisle church about mission work in China.  YMCA elects officers; Lester Johnson '19 is president.

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Dr. Edwin L. Earp addresses chapel.  Baseball season begins.

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Easter issue.  Belles Lettres wins inter-society debate.  Student Volunteer Band speeks at Grace United Brethren Church. 

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New Dickinsonian editorial board is chosen.  Intercollegiate Prohibition Association holds oratorical contest.

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General James Fowler Rusling '54 dies.  Phi Kappa Sigma holds annual formal dance.  Junior class purchases liberty bonds rather than funding Microcosm; will purchase memorial plaque upon cashing in the bonds.  Freshman oratorical contest is held.

 

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Belles Lettres defeats Lafayette in a debate; Union Philosophical loses to Lafayette in another debate.

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Sophomores hold banquet.  Sophomores elect class officers.  College celebrates Nesbit Day.  Student Senators are elected.

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Commencement. Annual oratorical contests are held. May Day Fete is held. Raven’s Claw initiates new members. List of members of graduating class. Phi Beta Kappa initiates new members. Dr. Mervin G. Filler is appointed the International YMCA’s delegate to the War Service Exchange. Tau Kappa alpha...

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