Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Education Commons

Open Access. Powered by Scholars. Published by Universities.®

Articles 1 - 30 of 34

Full-Text Articles in Education

The Ursinus Weekly, December 13, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Dec 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, December 13, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Ursinus negative team defeats Elizabethtown in initial men's debate • Day students are guests at student council tea • Preceptresses will be hostesses to college girls Thursday night • All-college dinner to be held in Harrisburg Wednesday, December 29 • Derr Hall men hold annual banquet on Wednesday evening • Mrs. Omwake entertains YWCA at Xmas party • "The Rivals" presented by Schaff to celebrate fifty-sixth anniversary • Bears meet Textile on home floor Tuesday • Economics Club formed to study business • Dr. A. V. Casselman will deliver December sermon • Christmas dance draws record attendance • Dr. White …


The Ursinus Weekly, December 6, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Dec 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, December 6, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Penn defeated by grizzlies, 28-23: Bears run wild over Pennsylvania to score season's first victory • Yearlings defeat sophomores in annual lower class gridiron contest • Debating teams open season with Elizabethtown • Basketball schedule of 1926-27 season includes many worthy opponents • Women's Debating Club discusses prohibition • Blue Danube Light Opera company renders interesting operetta in Bomberger • Biology Club holds biweekly meeting in Zwing Hall, Wednesday evening • Schaff play "The Rivals" to be presented December 10th • Girls' hockey season ends in successful campaign • Schell unanimously chosen to captain 1927 grid team • Student council …


The Ursinus Weekly, November 29, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Nov 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, November 29, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Directors hold autumn meeting in the library on Tuesday morning • Dr. G. L. Omwake attends presidents' meeting • Co-eds suffer defeat in last hockey game by the score of 4-0 • Curtain Club presents "The Finger of God" • Monthly chapel sermon delivered by new vice president Isenberg • Plans for next year show class of '31 growing every day • Blue Danube Light Opera company to give "In Romany" • Favorable outlook for girls' basketball season • Y.M.C.A. smoker to be held in field cage • Varsity basketball team meets Penn in Philadelphia • "The Rivals" cast rapidly …


The Ursinus Weekly, November 22, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Nov 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, November 22, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

First year girls observe annual freshman week featured by Saturday stunts in field cage • Elimination for men's debating teams held • Girls hockey team gains notable victory over Cedar Crest College • Football season resume finds many close games lost by narrow margin • Ursinus bears spring biggest surprise of year in thrilling 21-15 battle with Army eleven • 1927 U Ruby portends to be largest annual ever published at Ursinus • Bears to open basketball season with Penn University • Second year girls defeat frosh in 6-3 battle • Evelyn Lesser elected president of English Club • Keen …


The Ursinus Weekly, November 15, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Nov 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, November 15, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Co-eds represent Ursinus at annual convention of PA women voters • Ursinus students witness famous opera Tannhauser • Little Army conquers the Ursinus gridsmen in a 29-7 triumph • Thirty-first volume of Ruby nearing completion • Freshmen girls' stunt week to be observed by amusing innovations • Men's debating team will meet Elizabethtown in opening forensic tilt • Shreiner battles Olevian to tie score for hall hockey supremacy • J.V.'s lose hard fought game to Perkiomen Prep., 25-6 • Grove Haines addresses women's Debating Club • Class of 1928 elects Ruby officers for next year • Seven big bears lost …


The Ursinus Weekly, November 8, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Nov 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, November 8, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Hallowe'en programs given by Schaff and Zwing literary societies • Ursinus College debating league holds conference • Girls' hockey team beats Beaver and Trenton in close contests • W.S.G.A. discusses rules at meeting Thursday • George Washington defeats Ursinus bears in thrilling gridiron battle • Chautauqua representative addresses student body in chapel Friday • Cast chosen for Schaff play, the "Rivals" which will be given December 10 • Dr. J. M. S. Isenberg assumes vice-presidency of college • Biology Club holds meeting and re-organizes for year • Maples stage successful Hallowe'en dance • Schaff and Zwinglian hold elections • P.M.C. …


The Ursinus Weekly, November 1, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Nov 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, November 1, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Ursinus students and faculty travel to see the Sesqui-centennial • Mrs. Ogden meets women voters at Shreiner tea • Lyceum season opens with presentation of "Auld Lang Syne" • Title page of 1927 Ruby attracts much attention • Ursinus varsity eleven defeated in struggle against Gettysburg • Yearlings hold banquet at Ritz Carlton hotel on Monday evening • Annual conference of Ursinus debate league to be held Saturday • Girls lose hockey game to Temple aggregation • "Pals first" presented at Lansdale High School • Ursinus freshmen triumph over P.I.D. by 7-0 score • Y.W.C.A. entertains at tea on Saturday …


The Ursinus Weekly, October 25, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Oct 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, October 25, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Dr. John Alexander delivers address in Bomberger • Women's Debating Club holds semi-monthly meet • "Auld Lang Syne" to be presented Wednesday evening • Student body celebrates victory over F. & M. by parade and bonfire • Hockey team superior to Beaver College in close tilt by 2-1 score • Bears defeated by Swarthmore in 6-3 battle • Freshman president kidnapped by sophomores • Members of men's Glee Club to receive reward for services rendered • Senior class to present "Pals first" at Lansdale • Allentown Prep. School defeats J.V.'s 19-3 • Y.W.C.A. girls meet at Lost Lake • Chem …


The Ursinus Weekly, October 18, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Oct 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, October 18, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Bears claw F. & M. for 13-7 victory • First semester group meetings offer interesting and varied programs • Curtain Club presents two entertaining plays • Swarthmore defeats Ursinus girls' hockey team in first game of season • Perkiomen Creek scene of interesting pageant • Paul Cherin is elected president of frosh class • Old Timers' Day draws many grads to campus • Senior benefit dance attracts large crowd • Alumni Athletic Club seeks co-operation of all • Frosh grid team loses first game to Wenonah • Glee Club opens season at Huntingdon Valley High School • Pep meeting in …


The Ursinus Weekly, October 11, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake, Harold L. Wiand Oct 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, October 11, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake, Harold L. Wiand

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Sesqui-centennial attracts many • Philippine question debated in men's club • Y.M. & Y.W. meet in joint session • Faculty sets October 26 for sesqui-centennial visit • Battling bears bow to Delaware • Glenwood vs. Fircroft inter-hall hockey game • "Hiawatha" to be given as water pageant • Fifth annual meeting of debate conference held • Women's Club entertained girls of senior class • Women's Debating Club to hold open meeting • Men's Glee Club to open season on Thursday • Interboro press attacks Ursinus frosh treatment


The Ursinus Weekly, October 4, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Oct 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, October 4, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Grizzly gridders suffer defeat at Rutgers in terrific battle, 14-0 • First smoker conducted by "YM" in field cage to large crowd • Miss Victoria Powell interprets "The Miracle" at Tuesday chapel service • Curtain Club to present "Station YYYY", Monday • Netmen continue tournament in unfair weather • Special prize offered economics students • Varsity to meet Delaware on Patterson Field • Ursinus representatives to attend debate conference • H. P. group elects officers • Theodore La Clair injured in automobile accident • Faculty members attend football conference • Freshmen organize and elect officers • Maples' big sisters entertain …


The Ursinus Weekly, September 27, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Sep 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, September 27, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

"A Program of Expansion Annual", aim selected for the 1927 Ruby • Results of first semester class elections • Hockey prospects bright as forty girls report for regular practice • Temple downs Ursinus in opening football of the season 12-0 Tennis tournament to be staged for U netmen • Varsity to face Rutgers at New Brunswick, Saturday • Alumni Athletic Club to sell season tickets • Freshman campfire held last Monday evening at Glenwood Memorial • "Y" handbooks expected from printer this week • Initial student council dance held Saturday • Webster Forensic Club plans work for year • …


The Ursinus Weekly, September 20, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Sep 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, September 20, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

President Omwake's address: "The fine arts in a liberal education" • Sophs win annual tug of war from frosh in exciting tilt • Ursinus gridders to open football season with Temple University eleven • Three new professors added to college faculty • Men's Glee Club to start season's practice tonight • Football schedules • Largest freshmen class in Ursinus history • Former Ursinus athletes to see fall grid action • Ursinus college professors travel during summer • Extensive plans for year made by YW cabinet • Meeting of Alumni Association held in June • Y.M. & Y.W.C.A. reception first social …


The Ursinus Weekly, June 7, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Jun 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, June 7, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Rev. Niven delivers deep baccalaureate sermon • Bears lose final tilt to Schuylkill College 9-5 • Class Day exercises feature opening day celebration • President's reception in the library is big event • Junior oratorical contest held on Friday evening • Many classes represented at annual banquet • College choir presents annual oratorio • Alumni Athletic Club holds business luncheon • Fifty sixth Ursinus year ends with commencement • Ursinus Alumni Association holds annual meeting • Board of Directors hold annual meeting • Seniors go on honeymoon at Olevian as lights go out • Wyoming Seminary defeats junior varsity by …


The Ursinus Weekly, May 24, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake May 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, May 24, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

T.K.A. initiates new talent into local fraternity • Women's Debate Club elects officers for next year • Combined women's & men's Glee Clubs broadcast from WIP, Philadelphia • Prominent speakers included in commencement program • Miss Hartenstine closes Glee Club schedule • Robert Henkels elected president of Athletic Association • Bears clawed in two hard games during past week • Tennis team defeats Muhlenberg but loses to Lebanon Valley and Moravian • Class Day exercises to be given on Friday, June 4 • Y.M. cabinet elects representatives • American history class to buy books of sketch proceeds • A student …


The Ursinus Weekly, May 17, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake May 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, May 17, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

May fete held on campus • History VIII class stages familiar scenes of American history • Glee Club renders delightful concert before large audience • Ursinus grizzlies claw Penn but are defeated by F. & M. • Dr, and Mrs. Omwake host to seniors at Superhouse • Ursinus scholarship fund receives $15,000 gift • Debating squads banquet in Freeland dining room • Ursinus represented at INA conference • Tennis team defeats St. Joseph's on home courts • Women's Club sponsors successful benefit • Dr. Jordan honored by church history class • May dance successful despite bad weather • Strine and …


The Ursinus Weekly, May 10, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake May 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, May 10, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Bears defeat Susquehanna • "Pals First" fascinates and thrills large audience • Vocal students entertain with delightful concert • N.Y. Association of Western Conference at banquet • Preparations for INA convention being made • Ursinus racquets defeat Osteopathy 4-2 • Seniors elect class day officers • Senior girls give Alice Miller a surprise • May Day pageant promises to be a pleasing event • Junior varsity loses to Allentown Prep. • Senior girls presented with May baskets • Glee Club concert • English Club meets • Joint YM-YW meeting • Dr. Allen receives two appointments


The Ursinus Weekly, May 3, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake May 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, May 3, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

State wins 8-5 from bears • Ursinus track men to run at central Pennsylvania meet at Carlisle on May 15 • Junior class to present "Pals First" in Bomberger on Friday night, May 7 • Campus scene of Montgomery County school exhibition • Dr. J. Lynn Barnard addresses students interested in art of history teaching • Spring City High School wins debate in final clash of Ursinus College debating league • College choir preparing commencement oratorio • Dr. Omwake honored at recent meeting in Philadelphia • Tennis team loses to F. & M. net-men on home courts • Men's Glee …


The Ursinus Weekly, April 26, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Apr 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, April 26, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Debating teams trip Susquehanna in closing tilt • Junior class play promises to be one of best of year • Dr. Newton gives excellent sermon at chapel Wednesday • Varsity to play Osteopathy, Juniata and Penn State • Albright loses to Ursinus as bears drop to F. & M. • Glee Club renders concerts to big audiences • Bomberger scene of high school league debate • Ursinus to act as host to county school exhibition • Owen J. Roberts to be commencement orator • Ursinus relay team takes third place at Penn relays • Regular student council dance marred by …


The Ursinus Weekly, April 19, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Apr 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, April 19, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Bomberger scene of excellent concert by string quartet • Dr. E. B. White represents Ursinus at history conference • Curtain Club presents Coen's "In the Morgue" in Zwing Hall • Varsity baseball team defeated by Lehigh by score of 11-3 • Philadelphia alumni chapter holds banquet in Adelphia Hotel • Gym exhibition in field cage proves auspicious event • Dr. Joseph Fort Newton to address student body • Women's affirmative debating team defeats Elizabethtown • Men's Glee Club renders concert in Philadelphia • Tennis team opens season with Haverford • Mink holds Pennington to two hits as J.V.'s win, 9-2 …


The Ursinus Weekly, April 12, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake Apr 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, April 12, 1926, Samuel A. Reimert, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Faculty announces honor students for 1926 class • Many new books added to college library • Derk strikes out nineteen batters in opening tilt • Concert by philharmonic quartet to conclude entertainment course • Men's Glee Club renders delightful program at Conshohocken High • Junior class committee selects cast for annual May stage production • State University students only ones to use name "Grizzlies" • Women's forensic teams to debate Elizabethtown • Bears meet "Jing" Johnson's Lehigh nine next • Ursinus celebrities entertain at Woman's Missionary Society affair • Curtain Club to present "In the Morgue" tonight • Bernice Leo …


The Ursinus Weekly, March 29, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Mar 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, March 29, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

New Weekly staff selected for '26-27 • New members taken into Tau Kappa Alpha • Ursinus debaters defeat Bowdoin College team in final forensic tilt • Debating teams successful in difficult schedule • Zwing scores hit in Captain Applejack • Manager Molitor announces baseball schedule for coming spring season • Dramatic Club presents "The Pot Boiler" in first appearance at Ursinus • "Pals First" to be given by junior class • "Gus" Welsh awarded sweater • Glee Club renders pleasing concert at Darby • Zwing anniversary dance scene of great merriment • Girls' basketball team victor over Rosemont • Willard …


The Ursinus Weekly, March 22, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Mar 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, March 22, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Groups hold semi-annual meetings • Norristown audience appreciates Glee Club • Elections in sports • Zwing set for 56th anniversary • Women debaters divide with Temple • Tennis manager announces schedule • Odds fall to men's debating teams in three tilts of week • U.S. debate champions to meet men's affirmative team • Junior class secures services of Professor Sheeder • Girl's basketball six lose to Trenton Normal • March council dance • E. orator places second • Ursinus men on schoolmen's program • Joint YW and YMCA meeting • The Brotherhood of St. Paul • Men's faculty club holds …


The Ursinus Weekly, March 15, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Mar 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, March 15, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Debaters take two from Temple University • New student list growing • Court season comes to successful close • Rev. Oliver Russell delivers two valuable addresses • Baseball candidates await fit weather • 1926 "different Ruby" arrives on campus • Women's Glee Club renders first concert • Glee Club pleases Center Point audience • Varsity five nosed out by Temple University • Ursinus lassies lose to strong Temple sextet • Philadelphia Alumni Association to hold banquet • Dr. J. W. Clawson elected vice president of Pennsylvania conference • Mr. Rosenberger resigns • Mercersburg honors Stanley Omwake • Zwing play cast …


The Ursinus Weekly, March 8, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Mar 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, March 8, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Lybarger of Bucknell captures first place in Eastern Oratorical • Dramatic Club prepares to improve standards • Adanac Male Quartet appears in excellent program Wednesday evening • Sextet defeats Drexel but loses to Cedar Crest • Varsity quintet adds two more scalps during past week • Negative debate team wins judges' decision over Elizabethtown College • Alumni hold banquet at Valley Forge hotel on Saturday night • Collegeville Fire Company host to Montgomery County Firemen's Association • Harman represents Ursinus at I.-C. press dinner at Hoboken • Glee Club renders pleasing program at Trinity Reformed Church • Professor Fenneman upholds …


The Ursinus Weekly, March 1, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Mar 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, March 1, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Ursinus charter member at athletic conference • Deans of women meet in Washington conference • Quartette will appear as third course number • Schaff scores triumph in colorful production • Eastern Pennsylvania oratorical contest on Friday • Bears break losing streak and down St. Joe's • Men's and women's debating squads to see action • Lorelei takes fling in field cage • Co-ed passers easily defeat Cedar Crest • Mr. William Weilles will coach "Captain Applejack" • Groups to hold second semester meeting • Glee Club to be entertained following concert • Editorial comment: Student manners; A course in oratory …


The Ursinus Weekly, February 22, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Feb 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, February 22, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Zwinglian Society selects play cast • Women's affirmative debating team defeats Bucknell • Dr. Oliver Russell to speak March 9 • Men's affirmative debating team defeats Juniata • Schaff presents play on Friday • Adanac Quartet entertain March 3 • Varsity loses two on week-end trip • Men's Glee Club rendered pleasing program • Men's student council acts • L. Enoch to edit handbook • Girls lose to Rosemont • Allentown noses out J.V.'s • Editorial comment: A course in journalism • Biology Journal Club • Rev. Walter Gobrecht dedicates new church school


The Ursinus Weekly, February 15, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Feb 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, February 15, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Valentine fete in Bomberger scene of merriment • Debating teams to see action again this week • Dr. Beury's address features Founders' Day exercises • Negative debating team loses to Bucknell • Rev. McKeehan conducts prayer week activities • Bears beat Juniata; lose to St. Mary's and Gettysburg • Jones high scorer in intra-dorm league • Ella Watkins '26 to be Ursinus May queen • Board of Directors hold annual mid-winter meeting • Girls' basketball team breaks even during week • Pleasing program given by Ursinus Woman's Club • Junior class elects Koch president • Women's debating team chosen • …


The Ursinus Weekly, February 8, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Feb 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, February 8, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Thursday to mark Founders Day • Varsity off on three day basketball trip • Campaign shows progress in Norristown district • Bears break winning streak of Davis-Elkins • Varsity falls before strong red and blue • Fete program to close busy week • Impressive program for prayer week • "Beau Brummel" promises biggest play hit at Ursinus • Abel Fink '27 is confined in Philadelphia Presbyterian Hospital • Definite planning begun on 1927 Ruby • Freshmen divide with Norristown and Darby • Senior elections • Sophomore elections • Baylor University editor dropped • Tennis outlook for coming season • Intradorm …


The Ursinus Weekly, January 25, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake Jan 1926

The Ursinus Weekly, January 25, 1926, Allen C. Harman, George Leslie Omwake

Ursinus Weekly Newspaper, 1902-1978

Ursinus campaign is lengthened in Norristown • 1927 Ruby staff selected to use historical theme • Men's debating schedule is announced by manager • Red and black five to oppose Penn Saturday • Joint YM & YWCA secures Rev. McKeehan to lead week of prayer • Founders' Day exercises to be observed February 11 with Charles E. Buery speaker • Dr. William Ford delivers impressive address to students in Bomberger • Arrangements are made for large valentine fete • Men's Glee Club sings at banquet in Valley Forge hotel • Elwood Peters '26 is forced home because of illness • …