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Sacred Heart University

1966

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Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 5, Sacred Heart University Archives Dec 1966

Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 5, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Announcing the appointment of David Ryer as editor of SHU’s first yearbook --Fr. Mel Madden, a moderator at DAYTOP, a rehabilitation center for drug addicts, spoke to a large student audience --Mentor Mentions: This column carries some of Coach J. Donald Feeley’s thoughts on basketball, athletic policy and athletics in general at Sacred Heart University --Growth of SHU Library, collection, periodical room --With the departure of Notre Dame Boys High School, Sacred Heart University now occupies the entire campus, (north and south wings) except for the priests’ house on the hill near the football field.


Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 4, Sacred Heart University Archives Nov 1966

Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 4, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Under the direction of Leland Roberts, SHU’s choral group will present a program of Christmas and folk songs on Dec. 5 at the 10 am convocation --Dr. Alan Reinerman, chairman of the newly formed Committee on Graduate Studies, stated that the committee aims “to encourage suitable graduating seniors to go on to graduate school..." --David Miler, noted pacifist, was interviewed on campus. The text of the recorded interview is recorded here --Campus Life --Pioneer Sports.


Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 3, Sacred Heart University Archives Nov 1966

Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 3, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: SG grievance committee investigates cafeteria service. ’The committee has met with Business Manager John W. Welch, who promised to look into their suggestions -- SHU’s Social Action Society informed an audience of approximately 45 teachers and students of the opportunities to participate in various community projects to help disadvantaged children --Campus life --"A man for all seasons" excites audience --End of soccer season draws near.


Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 2, Sacred Heart University Archives Oct 1966

Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 2, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: SHU Players will present their latest production, “A Man for All Seasons” --Alfredo Ribot, one of seven Sargent Shriver Scholarship recipients, will travel to Washington, D.C. to receive a plaque from Pres. Lyndon B. Johnson, climaxing his two month stay in India as a member of The Experiment in International Living --SHU's first yearbook will be special because it will record SHU’s history. It will be a university yearbook rather than just a senior memory-book --The ground work is being laid for a new university publication. According to Miss Joan Cormack, faculty moderator, “It is ...


Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 1, Sacred Heart University Archives Sep 1966

Obelisk, Volume 4, Number 1, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: President Conley at freshman orientation: ‘"The men in VietNam face a serious world. You have the obligation of showing that college is just as serious” --Sacred Heart's first yearbook will roll off the presses next summer, according to Kevin Wolfe, faculty advisor --National societies recognize math club --Men at SHU face classification or re-classification by local Selective Service Boards. The more fortunate will receive II S classification because of previous academic accomplishments. Others will receive 1-A until they prove their academic intentions or improve on past records --SHU initiates foreign studies --Pioneers' first mascot, a 33 pound ...


Obelisk Extra, Sacred Heart University Archives Sep 1966

Obelisk Extra, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Chaplain Fr. Martin McDermott outlines spiritual aims for SHU --Collegians benefit from new library facilities --Students tour WSHU-FM --Dean of Men Robert Hughes is expected to speak to the freshman during Orientation Week about discipline, student dress, government aid to education, and the workstudy program.


Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 9, Sacred Heart University Archives May 1966

Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 9, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Sophomore Al Ribot will travel to India this summer as the result of a National Sargent Shriver Scholarship -- SHU's first Associate of Arts ceremony will be held at on June 3 in the university auditorium --Student leader portraits --"Summer and Smoke" cast portraits --Pioneer Sports.


Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 8, Sacred Heart University Archives Apr 1966

Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 8, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Selective Service tests student qualifications --The Rev Walter M. Abbott, S.J., Associate Editor of America and Director of The John LaFarge Institute will speak at the May 5 convocation --For many Catholics the recent changes in the Mass have brought a fuller understanding of the Eucharistic Sacrifice as a form of community worship --Fantasy, as a literary form is undergoing a revival. Mr. William Ready, University Librarian, spoke to 40 SHU students and faculty members about a leader of that movement, T.R.R. Tolkien --The third annual Spring Formal, sponsored by the Junior class, will be ...


Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 7, Sacred Heart University Archives Mar 1966

Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 7, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: A closed-circuit television presentation of the International Conference on the Theological Issues of Vatican II at Notre Dame University is another step in the ecumenical movement being made on campus. A panel including outstanding theologians and scholars from the Roman Catholic, Orthodox, Protestant, and Jewish faiths will present the major issues as discussed at Vatican II --SHUDA presents on act plays --Miss Magdalen Tackowiak, Dean of Women, will study at the International Center for Studies in Religious Education, known as Lumen Vitae, in Brussels, Belgium --Social Work activities in the community, including Head Start --The word is out ...


Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 6, Sacred Heart University Archives Feb 1966

Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 6, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Student Government leaders visit Iona College --Transmitters destroyed in fire; WSHU hopes to be back on the air in 2 weeks --Alcohol: Rebellion, Escape, Death? --Thoughts on Charles de Gaulle.


Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 5, Sacred Heart University Archives Jan 1966

Obelisk, Volume 3, Number 5, Sacred Heart University Archives

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Highlights include: Seven co-eds vie for crown --First annual "skit" night --Winter Weekend schedule --Announcing the inauguration of the Sacred Heart University student magazine. The date of the first publication will be March 1966.