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Right: This Oak Grove entrance remembers one on lUP ' s past names. Below: This window sticker spells it out for people who aren ' t sure what lUP is. Fa below: This banner says it all at the homecoming parade. Far top right: lUP appears everywhere, even on ha ts. Far center right: Turn right to get to lUP. Far below right: Indiana State Normal School remains today outside the Oak Grove. i« Bill Mussnle ftljjfO
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he year 1986 began with a new style o£ trends different from the past ten years. Prep, " Madonna look, " Punk and Ramho look have slowly died out within time, but one can see a few original survivors on the lUP cam- pus. The attitudes created by the new fads in- clude independence and " do what you want " outlook upon life. The " spruced-up " look is in style for both gen- ders. More men are wearing solid-color pleated pants, striped shirts with a collar clip and thin ties. The hair style for men is conservatively short, particularly along the sides. The " Miami Vice " show had an outstanding impact on the dress code for nnen. Don Johnson created the " Ratso Chic " look which is the two-day-old beard, T-shirt or Rounded Neck shirt, jacket and dress pants. For the ladies, the shin-length knit skirts, soft-flowered blazer, and satiny blouses create a " fresh " look. Another stylish outfit is the shaker sweater with flowered black pants or stir-up pants. The style of blouses include graphic I prints, stripes, dots and paisley prints. The pas- tel shades, such as soft pinks, yellows and blues are a new clean image rather than the fluorescent colors of last year. A popular item of jewel- ry is the broach, which is worn with al- most any combina- tion of blouses or sweaters. Other trends thai have " stepped " into lUP include Reebok, the athletic sneaker, which is designed for Far tipper tetl: The Trends shop at the Indiana Mall specializes in following trends among children. Upper teZ The latest in aerobic and court shoes, the " Reebok " from Canada. Far center lell: Male students at lUP are becoming more concerned with lashion. Lell: The new dnnlcmg favorite, especially among the ladies, is a White Mountain Cooler, " about $1.50 at uptown bars. Above top: Pastels and flowers are this year s fashion trend. j4i)ove: Students wear a variety of the new styles to classes. Cynthia Carmiclile tennis, aerobics and running. Also, on Friday and Saturday nights there is an " unexplainable force " which draws many lUP students to the pubs of downtown Indiana. At these popular spots is a favorite beverage . . . the " White Moun- tain Cooler. " -Debbie Hackman ing For A New Image 1 1
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I CamucUa T B he Indiana State Normal School opened its doors in 1875 and enrolled 225 students. John Sutton Hall, now registered as a national landmark, was the only building jpn campus and served all functions. The experi- mental spring semester was considered a suc- cess, and the school began to grow and develop. In 1927 Indiana State Teachers College emerged. With it came a new grading system, which used quality points and students needed to maintain a " C " average to stay in school. As the university grew, buildings were added to the campus and more niajors were added to the college. Also, in 1959 the school began a graduate studies program with an enrollment of 74 students. The school ' s name changed again in 1960 to Indiana State College which showed the expan- sion and movement to a multi-purpose college. Also during this time Dr. Willis Pratt, presi- dent, initiated a campus expansion plan which would add 30 new buildings to campus within the nfixt ten years. In 1962, the Punxsutawney branch campus was founded and the Kittanning campus follwed in 1963. Then, in 1964, work began by Indiana administration and Sen. Al- bert R. Pechan to promote Indiana State College to a university. On January 25, 1 965 Sen. Pechan introduced Senate Bill 1; " An act providing for the estab- lishment and operation of the Western Pennsyl- vania State University, Indiana, Pennsylvania. " The bill was then referred to the Committee on Education, which visited the campus in the win- ter of 1 965 along with the Commission on High- er Education. The groups decided that the school should receive university status. On Nov. 16, 1 965, House bill 1 023 passed the House of Representatives, and the Senate Bill 1 passed two weeks later. On December 16, 1965, the bill was signed into law and " Indiana Uni- versity of Pennsylvania " began. Today, lUP has more than 12.800 students who come from every county in the Common- wealth of Pennsylvania, several other states and txnore than 40 foreign countries. The university has seven colleges and two schools. Within the 40 departments of the Uni- versity, students can study more than 100 majors. P From the beginning of the Normal School to the road of becoming a University, Indiana has flourished and met the challenges it faced and with confidence advances toward the future. Barbra Smergalski R achiitg For A New Image 13
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