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University of Kentucky
Fair and Cooler;
High 70, Low 50
SC Approves New Constitution
Phil Ausliii Steps Down;
Wainscott New President
By BOB ANDERSON
Willis Haws, who led opposition position.
to the representation clause of the
The controversial representation
new constitution at the March 31 provision will set up departmental
Inter faitii Officers
Krrnrl Managing Editor
Student Congress got a new constitution and a new
The assembly approved the radical new congress
with little opposition.
Following the approval of the est amount of power the Faculty
constitution, SC acting President would allow Student Congress.
Only three votes were cast
Phil Austin named Bob Wainscott
against the clause as the majority
to serve as president pro tem of
of the sparse representation apthe body until elections can be proved it and went ahead to pass
held and a new president elected. the remaining sections with no op-
congress meeting, again opposed
Interfaith Council arr, from left, Alice Kingston,
the clause, saying he favored the
secretary; Tom Cherry, vice president; Henrietta Johnson, treasrepresentation provided under the
urer; and Charles Harber, president.
Bob Odear, chairman of the
Constitutional Revision Committee,
warned the congress at the March
meeting that the University Faculty would not approve the constitution if it were submitted with
the old representation clause.
Odear also noted that the new
The Uimcr.uty is entering a new this year intend to enter either a constitution represented
the great- era. the Medical era, according to graduate school or a professional
Dr. M. M. White, dean of the Col- college after graduation indicates
lege of Arts and Sciences.
that we are having success,
Speaking at the annual Arts and said.
The success of the faculty
Dinner, Dean White
opening of the Medical School be somewhat indicated by the
would bilng many changes.
number of students who pass their
courses. Dean White said. Also the
He expressed the belief that
these changes will bring a more Graduate Record Examination will
By BILL NEIKIKK
adequate opportunity to the stu- give some indication as to the sucKernel Editor
dents of Kentucky to get a liberal cess of the faculty.
Student Congress will be asked
Dean White mentioned that the
to sponsor a study of Kentucky
pointed out that it number of students getting gradu- high schools at a special meeting
was e.'.titnuly hard for the l:iy ate fellowships from other insti- Thursday night.
public to understand how a col- tutions might indicate the UniNewly named President
lege or university administration versity's success.
Wainscott said yesterday he will
He said he was sure we have a
must opt-- ate if it seeks to be a
call a special meeting of the conreal colhge cr university of dis- good teacher when he is recom- gress for 7 p.m. in Lafferty Hall.
mended by his colleagues on his
The proposed study, initiated by
"First and foremost." Dean teaching effectiveness and student Arts and Sciences sophomore Jim
ald, "the college seeks ratings have Indicated that they Daniel, is designed to determine
knowledge And understanding, and would like to attend his classes.
the deficiencies of high school stu- Pointing out evidence of contin- dents and to aid Kentucky high
these are most likely to be attained in an atmosphere of freedom ual development of the University, schools in preparing students for
in their pursuit. No person, re
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gardless cf the amount of learn
lng, knows all the truth.
"By encouraging the expression
of varied viewpoints our student
and we ourselves are most likely
Thursday afternoon, May 12
Preclassification for the 1960 fall
to achieve understanding,"
2.30 to 2.59
accordsemester will be May
Friday. May 132.30 to 2.59
ing to Dr. Charles F. Elton, dean
The oals of a college, he said,
Saturday morning, May 112.00
give each student as of admissions and registrar.
are first to
adequate an opportunity as posStudents will pick up classificaMonday, May 162.00 to 2.29
sible to attain an understanding tion materials in their college
c;f himself, of his social world, his deans' offices according to
Tuesday, May 171.50 to 1.99
the folbiological world, and his physical lowing cumulative grade point
Wednesday, May 180.00 to 1.49
Thursday, May 19 Graduate,
Secondly, the student should be
Monday, May 9 Students who Law, and Pharmacy students
encouriMd to iltlve as deeply as entered for the first time in FebFriday, May 20 Miscellaneous
passible into one of these areas, ruary, 19(')0,
and students who exDean Elton said this procedure
he adtli d.
pect to graduate in January, 1961. would be followed:
Dfaii White said the student
Tuesday. May 103.00 to 4.00
After receiving materials, the
Wednesday, May 112.60 to 2.99 student is to see his adviser for adlong after leaving college.
Thursday morning, May 11 2.60 vice and approval of his class
The fatt that more than half of
schedule. Advisers will have forms
year and again to 2.1)9
the senior ilass last
New officers of
Med School Begins
New Era For UK
representation in the congress
with representation paralleling that
of the Faculty.
There are presently 78 Faculty
members. The total number of
votes under the old constitution
SC Secretary Margie
be dropped to get a quorum. X
total of 11 full votes were eliminated from the congress rolls at
the two meetings.
Miss Triplett noted that fraternity and sorority representatives
have had a total of 98 absences
The new constitution will now
go to the May 2 meeting of the
Faculty for approval. If it passes
the Faculty, the constitution will
have to be submitted to the stu-
to drop all representatives who
failed to attend the last three
meetings in order to get a quorum.
This was the second consecutive
meeting at which members had to dents for a general vote.
Student Congress Will Be Asked
To Sponsor Study Of High Schools
Wainscott and an SC committee
met with President Frank G.
Dickey yesterday to discuss problems and set plans for the study.
Complete details of how it
will be conducted have not been
determined, but Daniel and the SC
committee have established this
Preliminary plans of the SC
committee are to set -c
committee of around 20 to 25
When the statewide committee Is
selected, it will determine where
high school students are deficient
department heads of all the state's
pattern so far:
If SC approves the study and colleges.
agrees to sponsor it. the committee
The committee will then make
will contact several state college plans to study the state's high
presidents, businessmen, student school curriculums to find the
council officers, legislators, high cause of the deficiencies.
school officials, and labor represen- This will require visitations of
tatives to form a general
tee to begin the study.
a cross section of Kentucky high
schools and interviewing the students, officials, and teachers to determine the deficiencies and
9-2strong points of their curriculums.
The results would be compiled,
for listing alternate courses. They printed, and sent to all the high
will keep the original of the alter- schools in the state to be used for
nate and give the copy to the student.
Daniel said a serious handicap
The student should complete one would be financing the study, but
college schedule card in pencil to he believed that SC and other
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Preclassif ication To Be May
Trustee Eligibility Announced
Faculty members actively engaged in teaching or research ate
as non voting
members cf the University Board
Assistant Attorney General Edward J. FusMtt announced thia recently in answer to eligibility questions postd by President Frank O.
Dickey and Dr. Robert a. Lunde,
chairman of the University Elections Committee.
Dickey ami Lunde asked who are
eligible to vote for the new mem-beand who are eligible tJ serve.
passed by the I960 legislature called for secret elections of
two faculty members to the board.
Those who may serve on the
board are restricted solely to assistant professors and above, Fos-se- tt
He added that only those on the
teaching staff are eligible to vote.
Officers whose functions are merely
Because of this Fosse tt said that
various persons serving in administrative capacities who hold the
rank of assistant professor or above
would also be eligible to vote.
Fosse tt added that those who
qualify at the extension centers
throughout the state would also
be eligible to vote and serve on
administrative would not be
Election of new members to
serve on the board has been held
A further restriction limits votrights only to assistant profes-soi- k up until procedures can be estabing
lished for selecting members.
right, head of the catalog department
in the I'niversity libraries, and Mrs. Mildred Legg. staff assistant,
shift cards to the new catalog cases in the King Library. Fifteen
new cabinets have been added to make room for cards from the
Medical Library and the Agricultural Extension Library.
Mrs. Ellen II. Stutsman,