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Page 183 text:
THE YOUNG WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN
HE Y. W. C. A. on the campus is a branch of the national Y. W. C. A.
The aim of this organization is very well expressed in the purpose which is
as follows: We, the members of the Young Wornen's Christian Association,
unite in the desire to realize a full and creative life through a growing knowledge
of God. We determine to have a part in making this life possible for all people.
In this task we seek to understand Jesus and to follow Him.
The governing body of the Y. W. C. A. is the cabinet with Miss Irma
Hathorn as its adviser. The cabinet is organized in committee groups, the pur-
pose of the committees as a whole being to fulfill the needs of every girl on the
campus, in other Words, striving for individual participation.
The Y. W. C. A. works continuously throughout the entire year. Each
Monday night is set aside as "Y" night. On these evenings varied programs are
presented. Some of the most outstanding programs of the past year were the
Candlelight Service, Amateur Night, and various musical and discussion hours.
A few meetings were given over to outside speakers.
On special occasions, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter, joint worship
services with the Y. M. C. A. were held in the auditorium. These programs
were especially outstanding. At the Christmas program the play, "Peace, I Give
Unto You," was presented, and at Easter the play, "The Things That Are
Caesar's," was given.
During the month of February we held four meetings with the Y. M. C. A.
These discussions were on the subjects, "What are we in college for?", "Is
Campus popularity worth seeking?", and "Social relations between men and
women." The fourth meeting was a large group meeting at which Ben Schmoker,
Secretary of the Y. M. C. A. at the University of Minnesota, was the guest
In the fall the Y. W. C. A. jointly with the Y. M. C. A. put on a freshman
mixer which was held during the first week of school. The Y. W. C. A. also
promotes the Campus Sister Movement, which is an upper classman adopting a
freshman girl and assisting her in the difHcult process of becoming acquainted
with the school and college life in general. Sometime during the irst week the
"Y" girls have a tea at which time the older girls bring their little sisters.
Homecoming, one of the biggest times of the entire year, found the Y. W.
C. A. with a lloat in the parade and a luncheon for present and past members.
The luncheon is outstanding in that it gives girls a chance to really see old
friends and feel that they are still a part of the organization of the "Y."
Early in the spring is the annual Puff-Pant Prom which is the biggest social
event of the "Y" year. It is a prom, yes! but only girls may participate. Men are
strictly excluded. Y
During the year are two conferences of great interest to the One is at
Lake Independence, Minnesota, in the spring. At this conference schools in the
Minnesota-Northern Wisconsin area are represented. The other is our summer
conference at Lake 'Geneva in the southern part of Wisconsin. This is a longer,
more important conference at which Y. W. C. A. members from nine states are
represented. This is the outstanding conference for this region. Here are speakers
of interest: here plans are gathered and formulated for another year's work:
here we may participate in recreational as well as mental and spiritual activities.
Through this conference we may hope to bring back to our campus some of the
fire and enthusiasm of what we call the "Geneva Spirit."
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THE YOUNG WOMEN'S CHRISTIAN
ADELINE LARSON. . .
PI-IYLLIS SODERSTROM ...,
LUCILLE SPRIGGS ....
Elza Lou Hanna
MISS HATHORN ....
. . . .President
, . , ,Secretary
Emma Lou Tubbs
. . . .Adviser
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Anna May Vold
Rolf Ordal Edna Wahl
Dorothea Panzenhagen Kenneth Wall
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Manghild Peterson Fred Whitemarsh
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