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The Loyola Maroon VOL. XXIX, X-258 Loyola University, New Orleans, Friday, February IS, 1952 NO. 15 New Council Rejects Law Enforcement Power by Larry Callen Liaison Relations Fill New Group's Desires Student government privileges which were accepted bylast year's Student Council were flatly rejected Wednesday night at the initial meeting of the newly elected Council.Headed by Louis Dudossat, newly elected president of the Council and president of the college of Arts and Sciences, the motion passed, moved that "the Student Council discard the extra burden of student government accepted by the past Council and revert to the existing L-Book constitution." It was passed by a 15 to 3 vote. The Council will now function as a liaison group between students and administration. The student representative made this decision as a result of their unwillingness to enforce administration made regulations. The "No Smoking" rule and the "Coat and Tie" rule were the immediate objections. The new Council members declared their unwillingness to be held responsible for student violations. The position taken was that the group could do more good for the students by confining their activities to service to the student body rather than function as a semi-legislative body attempting to regulate student conduct. The Rev. Anthony C. O'Flynn, S.J., moderator, told the Council that their present duties wer» threefold. They were privileged to coordinate student . activities; had the power to enforce disciplinary action against student violators of policy; and were sanctioned to represent Loyola outside the university. But, in order to act in this capacity of student government, Fr. O'Flynn stated that they must accept the responsibility of enforcing university regulations pretaining to student conduct. He added that if the Student Council accept these duties then "they must have the moral courage to enforce university regulations which are a part of student . government responsibility." A completely independent stu, dent government was not possible, . for authority must be passed Louis Dudossat, Jr. Name Hymel '52 President Of Blue Key Business administration junior Gene J. Hymel was named president of Loyola's chapter of Blue Key, national honor fraternity according to Harold Lamy, outgoing president. Hymel was also named to head the university's Inter-organizational Council by the Rev. Anthony C. O'Flynn, S.J., dean of students and moderator of student activities. The Inter- organizational Council is composed of representatives from the 52 active Loyola student organizations. Hymel's terms of office in both positions are for one semester.Fther O'Flynn said that appointment to these positions is one of the highest trusts a student may attain at Loyola. Gene J. Hymel Coumes Elected Law Club Prexy George Coumes, Law School senior, was elected president of the St. Thomas More Law Club, Tuesday afternoon, it was reported by George Wax, retiring president. Other officers elected were Patrick Hardie, vice-president; Blake Arata, secretary; Richard Garvey, treasurer, and Douglass Clause, parliamentarian. The officers will serve for a period of two semesters. The new president announced that the Annual Spaghetti Supper given for the members and alumni of the Law Club will be held Saturday, February 23. The newly elected officers will be installed that night. Washington, D.C., Site Of Research Dr. Sidney G. Reed, assistant professor of physics here, has recently left to perform in a Naval research program at Washington, D.C., The Rev. Edward A. Doyle, S.J., dean of faculties, disclosed. Dr. Reed was one of those responsible recently for the discovery that the fish that died in Audubon Park had expired from lack of oxygen, Father Doyle said. Accelerated Program To Last Through Summer The accelerated program will continue through the coming summer semester, according to an announcement by the Rev. Edward A. Doyle, S. J., dean of faculties. The decision was reached after a discussion of the subject at a recent meeting of the Deans and Regents of the schools and colleges of the university, Father Doyle said. "The semester was decided upon to give the students registered in Pre-Dent, Pre-Legal and Pre- Med the opportunity of entering their respective Schools and Colleges," he explained. In two recent polls the majority of students were not in favor of the summer semester, however at least sixty-three per cent of them will attend. "Although opinon of studentpr was generally against the program, it was apparent that if the university was to catch up to regular operation, one more summer semester would have to be occasioned," the dean said. "For those ROTC students who will attend summer camp, special plans will have to be devised to enable them to graduate in February. We will do our best to see that all are properly accommodated," Father Doyle added. New Leaders For Sodalities Named By Fr. Ray Sodality officers for a two-semester term have been announced by the Rev. Sam Hill Ray, S.J., Regional Director of Sodalities. "Although prefects were elected this year instead of being appointed as formerly, the former heads of the Sodalities .vill continue as vice-prefects," Father Ray said. Ed Vinet was elected prefect of St. Thomas Aquinas sodality; other officers elected being Ernest Hensen, secretary; and Pedro Moiiell, treasurer. Frank Morris is vice-prefect. Bill Mallette has been elected prefect, and NorrU Fitzmorris secretary-treasurer of St. Stanislaus sodality while Rick Gutknecht is new vice-prefect. Janet Wooten has been elected prefect; Margaret Witte, secretary; and Nilda Comeaux, treasurer, of Our Lady of Fatima sodality. Madeline Pere is the sodality's vice-prefect. The Little Flower sodality has elected Blanid Sullivan prefect, and Ida Chireileson secretarytreasurer of Little Flower sodality. Gladys Aleman is vice-prefect of the organization. Lawrence Elizardi is new prefect of St. Ives, while Joseph J. Laura, Jr., has been elected secretary-treasurer. Bill Redmann is vice-prefect. John Drouilhet, Jr., has been named prefect of St. John Berchman's sodality, while Elinor McCloskey is secretary- treasurer. Richard Hebert is new vice-prefect. Mott Palmer is recently elected prefect of St. Cecelia sodality, while Warren Alford is secretary-treasurer. Newell Schindler is now vice-prefect. Robert Chaney has been elected prefect of St. Aloysius sodality. James Doody and Joseph De Salvo are secretary and treasurer respectively, and Ralph Redmann is vice-prefect. Faculty Dean To Attend Meet A Louisiana College conference will be held March 7 and 8, at Dominican college, the Rev. Edward A. Doyle, S.J., dean of faculties, announced. "The meeting which is to be attended by all colleges of the state, has for its purpose an informal get together, as well as an informative motive, the dean said. Father Doyle will addre"ss the conference on "In-service Teaching" and Dr. Julian G. Michel, acting chairman of the Department of Foreign Languages, will also speak. Berrigan Elected Pegasus President Joe Berrigan, Law School freshman, is the new president of Pegasus Poetry Society, it was announced Tuesday by Father Quirk, moderator. Vice-president is Jean Grau, Arts and Sciences junior. Barbara Nix was reelected secretary-treasurer. Thespians Score In Eugene O'Neill One-Act Sea Dramas "In The Zone" Is Best Of Morbid Trilogy Offering by Patrick Bellau The Loyola Thespians chalked up another success Wednesday night when they opened a five night run trilogy of Eugene O'Neill one-act sea plays. The plays called for a strong display of emotions from the actors, several of whom doubled-up roles in all three sea dramas. I Although each of the one-act plays carried some degree of morbidness, the Thespians saved the best for last with their presentation of "In The Zone". The play centers around the wild suspicions of several sailors for their fellow mate who was seen hiding a small metal box beneath his mattress one night while the ship was in the war zone. Everyone's nerves are on edge, and the sailors attack the suspected "traitor" after dousing with water what they believe to be a hidden bomb. Upon opening the box and inspecting the conasdfasd"BOUND EAST FOR CARDIFF" are Michael O'Connor and Pinky Vidacovich shown in this scene of the Eugene O'Neill play which is one of a trilogy of one-act plays being presented tonight, Saturday, and Sunday at S p.m., in Marquette auditorium. (Continued on page 2) (Continued on page 2) If you're a leader of one of the university's organizations which meets in the classrooms at night, or an Evening Division prof—how about closing the windows of your classrooms and putting out the lights when you leave? This would make the Directors very happy, as unnecessary lights have been burning long after classes are out. How about a little cooperation? VeuDJ Tlc&e . .
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