Dickinsonian Newspaper

Dickinsonian, August 16, 1968

Students for a Democratic Society planned their fall schedule, focusing on "positive goals". The PEER program visited several important Washington D.C. landmarks, including the National Cathedral and the White House. Dickinson summer school students disapproved of the Republican Party's decision to nominate Richard Nixon and Spiro Agnew for president and vice president, respectively. The Chapel Committee committed 20% of their income via offerings this year to help children in war-torn Biafra. Stephen Reed, the president of the PA Teenage Democrats and chairman of the Youth for Humphrey campaign, has been one of the major engineers for Humphrey's campaign in Pennsylvania. Ferdinand Jones wrote an article from the perspective of the Declaration of Independence as a social commentary. WDCV announced a new advertising package. Cadet Jeffrey J. Varadi received special recognition for his performance at Basic ROTC Training over the summer.