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Page 177 text:
THE SCIENCE CLUB
BECAUSE of the limited time, it has been found practically impossible to devote much
attention during the regular class periods to many of the newer developments in
scienceg therefore, the purpose of the Science Club, which was organized five years ago,
is to supplement the regular class work of the several departments in this way, and to
promote interest in scientific subjects. The club's membership is made up of students
who have majors or minors in science. However, any one who is interested is invited to
attend the meetings, which this year were held in the chemistry lecture room. They were
originally scheduled for Thursday nights, but due to unavoidable conflicts some of them
were changed to Wednesday nights.
As during the past two years, this year,s program consisted mainly of educational
films. These films were obtained from the Bureau of Mines at Pittsburgh, the Wisconsin
Conservation Department, the Ford Motor Company, and the Eastman Kodak Company.
The films shown this year were: Making a V-Type Engine, Pbofograploy at Work fslides,
with comments by P. Jacobsonj, Sulfilmr Prozluelioiz, The Story of a Sioruge Baf-
fery, The Infernal Conzbusfion Engine, Valves: Tbeir Maimfactfzre and Use, zvfffal
Working with Oxyurefylene Plume, The Story of Nickel, The Story of a Mexican Oil
Guxber, Safefy Glass, Fabricated Copper, and Speeklerz' Bezmfiex, a story of trout.
Besides having these worth-while films, the Science Club was fortunate in having
several speakers. Mr. Lawrence "Corky" Hope, the district conservation warden, spoke on
forest fires, which he defined as "any fire out of control." Mr. R. E. Madigan and Mr.
M. B. Monsen of the Northern States Power Company gave an interesting lecture-
demonstration on the latest electrical improvements. Many members acclaimed this pro-
gram one of the best of the year.
It has been suggested by members of the club that some of the programs during the
year be speeches by members. These may be supplementary to a film, a demonstration, or
a presentation of some theory, but they should prove valuable to the student presenting
them as well as to the group. This suggestion will be given consideration in planning
next year's program.
During the winter term Keith Wurtz assumed the duties of Orlan Soli, president,
while Mr. Soli was practice teaching in Hudson.
Because of the values obtained from the Science Club, it is hoped that it will continue
to become more and more popular.
Roy E. Spriggs
Page 176 text:
Swanson, Wurfz, Hermanson, Soli
THE SCIENCE CLUB
Orlan Soli .......
Frank Swanson .....
Reuben Hermanson. . .
Keith Wurtz ......,...
Mr R. E. Spriggs. ,.
. . . . . . . . .President
. . . ,Vice-President
. . . . .Secretary
. . . . .Treasurer
. , . .Adviser
Page 178 text:
Mr. May, Afclahl, Mills, Thompson, l-lohman. Peterson
Mr. May, Lucenie, Maiiison, Diesing, Soboia, Roberls
FUTURE FARMERS OF AMERICA
Firsf Half Year
Donald Peterson, .
William Mills ....
Donovan Hohman .... . . .
Eldridge Afdahl. .
Mr. J. M. May. .
Second Half Year
, .... President .,..,. .... G eorge Roberts
. . , . .Vice-President ,,.. ..,. J ohn Diesing
Secretary. . , .... Jerome Sobota
. . .... Treasurer. . , ,... Joe Lucente
. . . . .Reporter. . . . . .Harold Mattison
. ,.......... ....., A dviser
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