Dickinsonian Newspaper

Dickinsonian, February 12, 1942

Three new members elected to Phi Beta Kappa. The semester begins with one new member to the faculty and one to the administration. Changes made to the structure of the Army to enable easier mobility through the ranks. Dickinson Law School changes the structure of its semesters to enable students to finish law school in 2 years, which would enable them to serve in the military. The new Mid-Winter Queen was chosen. The Marines were on campus to talk to students, give out applications and receive applications. Student Opinion Surveys of America poll found that students agree with shortening the time to get a college degree to three years during war, but after, students overwhelmingly agree that they want to attend for 4 years. Omicron Delta Kappa selects two new members. Dickinson welcomes first February class. The Athletic Association decides to allow freshmen onto the Varsity Football team. Spring sports' schedules are reduced.