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STUDY FEVER. [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 1 September 1958
? STUDY ? FlVgR. Study fever .is something which you must. '? *&tch if you want to pa ss exams. I nf e c t i ou s and occurs in epidemics .Has an incubation period of 2-3 weeks. Symptoms ; Acute or chronic..' Acute - sudden onset with1 sev ere shock. ? Chronic - post after post. : Treatment: Isolation - no radio complete silence 9 a soft pillow and warm blanket, no company and an apple . Lecture books four hourly. Pad and a pencil t.d.s,. ma;y be ordered. Complications : - No finger nails-.' ?' - Dark circles s under eyes. - Depression'. The condition usually settles down after -exams, but there may be odd carriers. Essay fever is a mild variant.
A CAMERA IN MELBOURNE THE FIRST TIME A COLLEGE GROUP HAS GONE INTERSTATE WAS THE C.U.D.S. PARTICIPATION IN THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITIES DRAMA FESTIVAL. [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 1 September 1958
R CIWRR IN MELBOURNE THE FIRST TIMS A COLLEGE GROUP HAS GONE INTERSTATE WAS THE C.U.D.S. PARTICIPATION IN THE NATIONAL UNIVERSITIES DRAMA FESTIVAL. Our Dramatic Society staged 'I am a Camera' in the Union Theatre at Melbourne University on August 2-lst. By and large, the trip was a success. The AGE was critical - Anne Oldham was 'pleasant' , and Chris Masterman 'likeable', but the production failed to show the 'ominous history making llote' of the drama. However, we had the biggest audience of any play except the Melbourne entry 'Theresa' , which was a world premiere of an Aus tralian play. The people we saw after the performance were unanimous in their praise. Free from missed cues and other lapses (in contrast to a woeful dress rehearsal) we put on our best performance so far to the best audience we have had. * * * * * Concerning the other plays i Adelaide's LADIES IN RETIREMENT was a most enjoyable play, and a credit to cast and producer . ? THERESA, the Melbourne entry, we did n...
SCIENCE LOOMS [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 1 September 1958
[?] The Canberra University College will, -barrliig unforeseen contin gencies, offer courses in science in 1959* Applications have closed already for Professors of Botany, Physics,' Chemistry,' Zoology and ?Geology. A large number have been received, and are now being con sidered. There will be a limit of 24 students per . subject, with preference for full-timers. The five subjects provide a sound basic course in science. If the quality of the new appointees is as good as that of the present staff, the new science school should soon become important. Work should start shortly on a permanent science building for the College, which it is hoped will be completed by 1961 . Until then, the Australian national University has made the ol-2 John Curtin laboratories over to us .The University of Melbourne is buying equipment for them on behalf of the College. The Registrar, Mr. Owen, said - it was hoped that designing of a permanent science building would beg^n as soon as the new science pro...
WARLIKE TUGS AT C.U.C. [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 1 September 1958
WARLIKE -TUGS AT C,U.C . There will be a' Tug of War competition at the Spring Fete organised by the Torchbe arer s for-; Legacy at; Civic Centre on Saturday -18 t.h Octdbe-r'^ ? '?* \T:'- ? ' 'JAind' whereas -;MISERSITY^havd ? been requested to enter 'a i'Sam, we are now calling for volun teers. Any muscled moron inter .. vested should affix name to list provided on Common Room Notice board. Men only need apply.. ? PING PONG PLODDING. ; A three . ia^er -;ping pong' competition is now ifi le.i sure.ly ?progress . Divisions &re A grade men (the executive- of the : table tennis club),.' B grade men and Women, A grade men is nearly done (though NORM WOOSTER has . played not a game). B grade men are half done . The women have . hardly begun. SILIGION ? RAMPANT . An annual general meeting of ,SCM has been held, but it seems that the gospel message is now a state secret, for we have had . no further : news . Newman ^Society appears to be . quiescent unlike- the Aquinas Society, np...
REVIEW [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 1 September 1958
Id f T7~i71'\7,T LxiZj v L Mt Play : 'The Gentle . People 11 ' ;by Irwin' Shaw. ? ? -? Placer Repertory. This is an excellent smali piece about two old men who are threatened = by a 'protection man, :? who intends - to seduce-, the young . daughter of .one o.f the oldsters. Bob Johnson ras-Nthe gangster gave a concentrated, malevoleht and suitably sickening perform-r ance of great force. Tcm-..Lowe as a thoroughly lovable old Jew succeeded in ' capturing our 1; com:** plete sympathy : in ' a way' that perhaps Paul Krieg. failed to do despite the contrast with the older man. ? ; : The minor characters were dominated ' \y/ /(the- IriiS'h' cop of : Scott -Campbell -ahotharlgehial, ? bluf f C.char ac'^r-., whi le tv:£r ;olcl Jew's wife, Dot Campbell, shrew- ' ish and hypochondriacal , the eternal nagging wife y was . a small jewel of character .acting. Toni Donovan, the heroine, was wooden & lacked conviction, ; but the other smaller parts were competently acted.-, -giving a ple...
IT'S IN THE REGULATIONS [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
IT'S IN THE REGULATIONS Were you thinking of writing direct to a Melbourne faculty about your course, in order to by-pass the interminable red- . tape of course-approval here'? DON'T. I UUl lCllWl will itlUHiVU (unopened) to the C.U.C. and you will receive a stiffly worded reprimand from the Registrar. Regulations state that all enquiries must go to Melbourne via the C.U.C. ad ministration. Few students know of this. Asked for the position of the Regulation in the College Cal endar, assistant-Registrar Theo. Keith took many minutes to find it. He thought he had it under Instructions to Students. His next guess wis Regulations. Drawing a blank, he proceeded to Discipline — Observance of. Still no go. It was finally uncovered' on P.61 — under General Inform ation.
FLATFOOTED [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
FLATFOOTED S.R.C. dissident Ron Fraser learnt something about the necessity for speed off the mark on Tues day of Orientation Week, Last to excuse himself when volunteers were called for among the S.R.C., Ron found himself in charge of a crocodile 63 freshers long, which he duly conducted over the College grounds. Freshers enjoyed a twenty minute stroll over to the A.N.U. to view the outside of the new Science block. They then enjoyed a twenty-minute stroll back again. Several freshers expressed the hope that next year's tour would be a little more detailed.
TWENTY YEARS FOR REGISTRAR [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
TWENTY YEARS FOR REGISTRAR The Registrar of the Canberra University College, Mr. T. M. Owen, has completed twenty years service with the College. He was appointed on the 14/// March, 1939. At that time the College had three lecturers. They were Dr. L. H. Allen, who is still here, Professor Hayden (now retired and living in Mel bourne), and lecturer in eco nomics, Mr. Taylor, who died fifteen years ago. MR. OWEN Mr. Owen was originally ap pointed as the Secretary to Council. He used to lecture in accountancy, but pressure of work now prevents this, though he says he would like to some times. The College now has a total staff of 128. including 64 teaching and research mem bers. It gives courses in Arts, Commerce. Law and Science., and has some of the best-, known academics in Australia, including men with interna tional relations. Mr. Owen is currently work ing on the building plans for the new permanent site just announced for the university. He is married with two children, a boy ag...
LITTLE LOSS [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
LITTLE LOSS Only a small loss will be made on the commence ment Ball, which was at tended by Ron Fraser and 159 other people. ni ? x _ ? ... . . t 11 aiow io warm up, mc wan continued until three o'clock in the morning. A night-club artist from Sydney performed twice during the evening. S.R.C. president, Barry Schick, announced the engage ment of ex-treasurer Alf Mc Carthy and Marion Ainsworth. Alfred thanked the S.R.C. for 'putting on this function to celebrate the occasion.'
WHAT THEY SAY [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
WHAT THEY SAY I 'I did, not say you can get sick of sex'. — Neale Hunter. '1 aw now an oyster.' — Referee Da rev Laxvler. 'No-one will believe I'm frigid.' — Anne Oldham. 'Good carpets have a re markably civilizing influ ence upon students.' — T. M. Owen. 'I get a stone-age satisfac tion out of beating up young girls.' — Gordon McCarthy. 'youth would be wonder ful, if only adults were kept away.' — Larrv Adler. 'Why worry about the females?' — Maureen Walters.
FORWARD GIRLS ARE RAGGED [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
FORWAKDGIRLS ARE RAGGED The Gala opening day of the A.C.T. Women's Hoc key Association was held last Saturday, April 18th at Acton Ground. A march past of the twenty one teams and novelty events were held, in which Uni. was unplaced, and then a short , grading match was played! against the Warratahs III, which resulted in a draw — nil all. Uni. had the opportunities to score in this match, but a ragged forward line and the inability to use these opport unities to the best advantage resulted in failure to score. It is hoped that with organ ised practices, which com mence next Sunday afternoon at Reid Park, the team will be able to combine better and that its potential will be real ised before the start of the competition matches on May 2nd.
NARELLAN NEWS [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
NARELLAN NEWS After much comings and goings of business-like men, and many talks and discussions on the extensions of our cramped dining-room, work has be gun. The buildings are on hand. Where there were nicely curtained windows there are now yawning holes in the wall. By day we have a nice yet of scenic windows — 'he scene? Well, a few verandah posts, some autumn tre s, a glimpse of sky and — need I say it? — some more of Narellan. By night these boles make the dining room look like a bombed and blacked out building during the blitz. Well, I guess that Narellan ites are learning tolerance, if nothing else. These alterations to the dining rooms means that for a time we will have our meals while exposed to the nonetoo tender mercies of the elements. Just now it is raining. If the rain changes direction we will have to dine in raincoats. Or perhaps we will be subjected to the chill blasts of the wintry winds. People who come in late for meals don't have to order chips. Today I saw a f...
NEWMAN SOCIETY MANIFESTO [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
NEWMAN SOCIETY MANIFESTO The attention of Catholic students attending the Univ ersity College is drawn to the existence at the College of the Newman Society of Undergraduates. The aims of this society are associated with the spiritual and intellectual life of Catholic students, and with providing an avenue for the broadening of their scholarship. The Society meets once each month to hear addresses, dis cuss selected topics, and to dis cuss matters arising out of studies which appear in involve Catholic teaching. The Society is also associ ated with other aspects of University life, for instance, the annual Acadamic Mass. All Catholic students should belong to the Society and con tact could be made with the President, Mr. Chris Penders (U0425), the Vice-President, Mr. Aaron Miller (J4170), the .Secretary, Mr. J. L. Smith (U0426) or for full-timers, Mr. C. P. Mackerras (J2653).
Pleasant Surprise In Hockey [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
Pleasant Surprise In Hockey While the football team Mas going down to ignominious defeat against R.M.C. Staff, the A grade hockey team drew 2-all with Presbyterians. Irrespective ol the result, the great feature of the match was two tremendous hursts ol superb hockey at the end of each half. Throughout the match the play -vas open, last and lair, hut on these occasions it rose to really great heights. With Mustapha out again, Grattan went to centre forward and Rafe de Crespigny on to the left wing. University had obviously done some planning after their first game, an,d the early at- tacks wer^,. -pressed much more firmly. ' The fifc'cfte swung from end-to: end urft/iHa n- u r)e.^g^\ei^ shot from the edge of the circle by Gray, of Presbyterians, came waist-high, giving goal keeper Deane no chance at all. University's luck at the other end was out, as flurried play wasted chances. As half-time approached the attack became smoother, but could not score through the safe Presbyterian ?d...
SHE BIT [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
SHE BIT The 'Canberra Times' critic admitted the good standard of the Revue, but headlined it as lacking in 'bite.' Her remarks, quoted out of context in a second week advertisement, at tracted a lot of bookings. The builders were hammering away happily, 'knocking chunks out of-the wall — while chips of wood and plaster showered on the hungry diners! Vacuum cleaners going all morning make it a bit hard for Narellanites to study in their rooms. Now the noise the builders are making will soon prevent us working in tbs lounge. While the weather lasts our only alternative is the Col lege library — only hope the library is big enough. Perhaps the complaints will not always be on our side. If Narellanites decide to throw their uneatable food through the scenic windows instead of at the waitresses, then maybe the builders will have some thing to say.
Indonesians Shown C.U.C. Way of Life [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
Indonesians Shown C.U.C. Way of Life Amidst rather vague preparations a group of six Indonesian students paid a rapid four-day visit to Can berra as part of a tour of Australia under the sponsor ship of N.U.A.U.S, The aim ol this visit was primarily to promote goodwill and to increase understanding between tlie future leaders ol the community in Indonesia and Australia, by means ol observing and discussing the comparative ways ol' life. The delegation was com posed of six students from various faculties within the University of Indonesia. They were the leader of the delegation, Kwa K h a y Twan, a 5th year law student, Hamid Alhadad, a fourth year political scien tist, Amril Abbas, a fourth year agricultural student, Miss Krismartini (known to all as 'Kris'), who is also studying agriculture, Oetojo Mahdi, a fourth year medical student, and Paiman Aroean, a fourth year economist. Sights Seen A comprehensive programme of sight-seeing was arranged, and also opportunities for the deleg...
SQUASHO! [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
squasho ! There has so far been | ; little interest in the C.U.Cs - permanent booking at the ! squash courts. \ The Sports Council has ; arranged a permanent book- - ing from 7.30 to 10 p.m. on ! Wednesday nights. J r?~- ? « ? , rur uhim; ymhj iiavc iiui attempted this increasingly -| popular sport, few of the \\ regulars are experts (since |- this is the first year of the -! squash courts in Canberra, !| they hardly could be). At the moment there are -- no competitions as such -! among the University play ers, but you are assured of |» a lively evening and ener- -! getic exercise (very good for !| the figure, girls). \ ? ? (
HUNTER STRIPS POISONS PLANT [Newspaper Article] — Woroni — 13 May 1959
HUNTER STRIPS POISONS PLANT Several students have been warned by the management of the Civic Hotel against any re petition of recent activities. Several beer glasses were broken and potplants stripped n(J Kx 7 1 n Unn^f o n/4 I uunvu UJJU I friends during a fracas which started when a girl student poured a glass of beer over him. Two soldiers who were with them have been confined to barracks. The potplants have been treated for poisoning.