The Battalion. (College Station, Tex.) 1893-current, May 31, 1962, Image 3

Below is the OCR text representation for this newspapers page. It is also available as plain text as well as XML.

    >/ cm
A&M Personnel Honored
"-Receiving $1,000 and gold watches each at
~the annual Faculty and Staff Awards Pro-
! gram May 24 were these educators, counse-
i,0#, lors, researchers and Extension Service
TS2personnel. In the front row, left to right,
!|are Gene Gowing, assistant professor, vet-
Wf urinary medicine and surgery; Sylvia Cover,
professor of foods and nutrition research,
Texas Agricultural Experiment Station;
Mrs. Velda Stout, Victoria County Home
Demonstration Agent; and John P. Abbot,
professor of English. Back row, left to
right, Robert Murray Jr., student counselor;
Charles Rodenberger, associate professor,
aeronautical engineering; Thorruis Cart
wright, professor of animal husbandry and
genetics; Richard Wainerdi, research pro
fessor and assistant to the dean of engineer
ing. The Association of Former Students
provided the awards.
DsLocal Groups, College Men
“Plan To Spread A&M Story
Members of the A&M develop-
ent committee of the Bryan-Col-
Juartge Station Chamber of Com-
erce met with college officials
id student leaders Wednesday on
3 Foil Discussion of plans for the com-
-g academic year and the presen-
ition of a §1,500 check to help
nance the telling of the A&M
j For ° ry highlighted the meeting.
’ The check was presented by
laude Edge, who is chairman of
1-Lb, ie committee. The $1,500 will be
sed primarily to help defray ex-
r nses college representatives
1-Lb, '5 they travel to talk at high
diool College Career Day pro-
| tjl rams and also for some of the
w ‘ cpenses connected with printing
formative materials.
1TS rpj le e ight visitors from the
BLl), lumber reviewed cadets as they
arched into Duncan Dining Hall
the evening meal and then
were guests for dinner with ca
dets, civilian students and college
officials. Among the officials
present were Chancellor M. T.
Harrington, Dean of Students
James P. Hannigan, Col. Joe B.
Davis, commandant, and Bennie A.
Zinn, director of student affairs.
Chamber of Commerce repre
sentatives, in addition to Edge,
included Henry Clay, Mit Dansby,
R. B. Butler, John Brayton, Mark
Campbell, Waldon Orr and Jimmy
Seven student leaders including
Student Senate, Corps and Civilian
Student Council representatives,
met with the Chamber delegation
and the college officials. The stu
dents told of progress made dur
ing the year ending, and the in
coming leaders outlined their plans
for the next year.
Fexas Veterinarians Attend
L5th Annual Conference Here
■s are sbheduled to be heard by
e attending veterinarians.
The 15th annual Texas Confer-
ice for Veterinarians is presently
;ing conducted on campus and
ill continue through Saturday.
U Conference activities began
"ednesday with a reception and
-LbS'.ffJe in the Memorial Student
enter. Several out-of-state speak-
-LbS< Among them is Dr. S. A. Pat-
, rson, Mr D., associate professor
UllCfl' radiology, University of Colo-
'do^ School of Medicine,' and as-
_ 1.2 ciate professor of radiology and
nsultant in radiology at the
| [j dorado State University Veteri-
ry. School.
/ r|His subject, “Radiological Safe-
\ L I Rules,” is set for 9 a.m. Fri-
.The medical doctor received his
__^gree at the University of Min-
] e s ftbsota in 1941. His specialty train-
in radiology was obtained in
110OIJ h U.S. Navy and the University
OJEUJrhe other out-of-state speakers
their subjects are Dr. H. E.
HjUlnstutz of Purdue University,
®||||to will talk on “Diseases of the
wSHvine Abomasum;” Dr. Ralph G.
||ickner of Oklahoma State Uni-
«:sity, “Intravenous Anesthesia
Small Animals;” and Dr. C. T.
ison, practitioner at Little Rock,
VI 6-4988
“Sports Car Center”
Dealers for
British Motor Can
We Service All Foreign Cars”
416 Texas Ave. TA 2-4517
Ark., “Horse Practice Tips.” Dr.
Amstutz and Dr. Buckner spoke
Thursday, and Dr. Mason will
speak just after Dr. Patterson.
A special attraction of the con
ference is a smorgasbord supper
at 6:45 p.m. Thursday. Dr.
Charles Hall, A&M associate pro
fessor of veterinary microbiology,
will be master of ceremonies.
The final conference session will
be at 2 p.m. Friday when surgical
procedures and radiological dem
onstrations will be seen on closed
circuit television at the veterinary
The conference is sponsored
each year by the School of Vet
erinary Medicine. Dr. R. D. Turk,
head of the Department of Veteri
nary Parasitology, is program
College Students
For Summer Work
International firm to hire 30 stu
dents for summer months—June
- July - August to assist man
ager of New Products Division.
Must be free to travel in
Texas — Have drivers license.
Must be personable with pleas
ant speaking voice.
(A) $2,000 Cash Scholarship
(B) Additional $1,000 Cash
Scholarships Awarded
(C) To win one of many jet
plane trips around the world
(D) To win one of the Austin-
Healy sportcars.
Win One Or All
Write immediately for appoint
ment: Personnel Director. Suite
929 Bankers Mortgage Bldg. 708
Main Street, Houston, Tex. or
Call CA 8-9804 for Personal
Appt: Interviewing Saturdays
10: a. m. and Sunday 11:00 a. m.
Chamber representatives out
lined the “foster parent” program
in which the C of C provides the
leadership in bringing together
certain freshmen and local fami
lies. Among the ideas reported
discussed was expanding this plan
to include foreign students.
Three Agricultural
Engineers Selected
As Design Winners
Three A&M agricultural engi
neering students have been named
winners in the annual Texas Con
crete Masonry Association struc
tures design contest.
First place and $125 went to
Mohammed S. Choudhury of Dac
ca, East Pakistan; second place
and $75 to David N. Nelson of
Katy; and third place and $50 to
William G. Sarver of Baytown.
Contest project was designs of
a farm milking center. Awards
were presented by N. Robert Bat
ten, executive secretary of the
Texas Concrete Masonry Associa
B. R. Stewart, assistant profes
sor of agricultural engineering
and instructor in the “agricultural
structures” course, said selection
of the winning designs was based
on creative thinking, structural
and functional adequacy and
Choudhury received his BS de
gree in mechanical engineering in
1958 from Ahsanullah Engineer
ing College in East Pakistan and
was a lecturer there for two and
a half years before coming to
A&M on the International Co-op
eration Administration student ex
change program. He is now work
ing toward a master’s degree in
agricultural engineering.
You’ll Always Win
The Showdown
When You Get
Your Duds Done
Summer Institute
Offered Teachers
The Department of Nuclear En
gineering is offering a summer
institute in radioisotope technolo
gy .June 4-JuIy 14 for college
teachers, according to Robert G.
Cochran, head of the department.
“We are offering this program
for college teachers who for the
most part will be science teach
ers,” Cochran said. “These teach
ers will obtain experience in the
handling of radioisotopes by run
ning - a large number of experi
ments: Both the AGN-201 train
ing reactor and the Nuclear
Science Center reactor will be uti
lized to produce isotopes for this
program,” he added.
The institute is supported by
grants from the U.S. Atomic En
ergy Commission and the National
Science Foundation. Participants
will receive financial support of
$450 during attendance at the in
Only those college teachers .who
are teaching one or more courses
in the physical sciences will be
considered for admission. Appli
cants must satisfy requirements
for admission to the Graduate
School although it is not neces
sary to be admitted- as a regular
student. Those who satisfy the
requirements may obtain gradu
ate credit for Nuclear Engineer
ing 605 and 402.
“We have ireceived word from
20 participants that they are com
ing,” said Cocihran, “but we still
have five positions unfilled.”
Althoug'h applicants must have
a good matheomatics and physics
background, no* radioisotope train
ing is necessary for attendance.
Thursday, May 31, 1962 College Station, Texas Page
Scholarship Winner
Charles R. Mauldin, ’63
from Bryan, has been
named first place winner in
the 1962 scholarship compe
tition of the southwest
Council, American Associa
tion of Advertising Agen
cies. Mauldin will receive a
$500 scholarship to assist in
furthering his advertising
Staffers Retire
Two veteran Army sergeants,
who have been assigned to the
Army ROTC instructor unit at
A&M since the 1950’s, are sched
uled to retire from active duty
July 31.
They are SFC James R. Brown,
who has been here since January
of 1955, and SFC Robert L. Den
nis, who has been assigned here
since June of 1959. Both are na
tive Texans and will retire with
20 years of service.
SFC Dennis and bis wife and
their two sons, Joseph, age 5, and
Robert Jr., age 4, reside at 2506
Morris Lane, Bryan.
Coffee J w special
Shortening bakerite 3 a 49
Pillsbury Flour 5 - 39
Chunk Tuna food club j^s.
Mellorine melo-freeze
Miracle Whip ™aft
Nice Size
These prices good thru
Sat. June 2.—In Bryan
only. We reserve the
right to limit quantity.
Smoked Ham
Ground Beef
Jasmine Franks
Jasmine Ranch Full Shank
Brand Portion—Lb.
COOKED PICNICS Agar 3 It $1.39
Sell Your Books at SHAFFER'S