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THE NEWS, Frederick, Maryland Moidajr. June I, 1171 PageB-7 Saint Joseph College Graduates 136 Women EBOOTSBURG - Dr. Earl J. .1CcGratta, director at the Higher Education Center at Temple Uni- verstty, was awarded the honorary degree of doctor of letters at the 161st commencement of St. Joseph College on Sunday, May 24. More than 1,000 parents and guest* attended the exercises held outdoors for the first time in memory oh the chapel lawn. Baccalaureate degrees were awarded to 136 young women representing 16 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. Three were from the Frederick area, Patrica A. Klinger, Frederick; Mary P. Header, Taneytown; Diane M. Case, Westminster. In the citation to Dr. McGrath, Sister Margaret Dougherty, president of St. Joseph's, noted, "In an era when information is doubling at fantastic rates, the concept of the liberally educated man seems an anachronism, if not an impossibility. Yet, Dr. McGrath with his broad education and diverse accomplishments stands as evidence that not only is all knowledge his province, but his knowledge can penetrate all provinces." During the past year, Dr. McGrath has guided the college's curriculum revision study headed by Dr. Richard Meeth, a former associate. In his address to thegraduates, Dr. McGrath remarked, "It is precisely in the liberal arts colleges like St. Joseph where we may hope to see a revitalization and preservation of the intellectual activities and the academic customs required to produce the reflective, generally informed and socially concerned citizen society so badly needs. The higher education establishment must do several things to achieve these goals. Colleges and universities ought to be inculcate the habits of democratic political action, not merely intellectual discussions of political theory, but the ways in which a free society really works and the means which the individual can use to make his opinions count In the determination of social policy, according to Dr. McGrath. He said, "Anyone who spends some years in-the government and observes the ebb and flow of political influence in the Congress realizes that the majority of our people do not know how powerful they could be." Opening the exercises, Anne Marie Higgins of West Chester, Pa., extended the graduates' greeting. Miss Higgins observed, "Our task is to make the world relevant to ourselves. No easy task for the new born idealist, to be steadfast, active, and demanding of right action.** Quoting T. S. Eliot, Miss Higgins noted, "Richt action is freedom." Among the platform guests were Sister Eleanor McNabb, provincial superior and chairman of the college's board of trustees, The Very Rev. Charles O'Connor, C. M., trustee, two former presidents of the college: Sister Hilda Gleason and Sister Rosemary Pfaff. An informal reception for guests of the graduates followed the exercises. The two-day program of fractional graduation ceremonies opened Saturday, May 23, with the baccalaureate mass at the Provincial House chapel. The concelebrated mass was offered by priest relative of the graduates. The Rev. Daniel C. Nusbaum delivered the homily. Later that evening the graduates' traditional Soiree Mariale was held before the outdoor statue of the virgin Mary at the college's entrance circle. During the colorful candlelight ceremony, each graduate placed a full bloom rose at the shrine, symbolizing her growth from her freshman year when she was presented with a rosebud by an upperclassman. The day's events closed with an informal dance for the graduates' parents and guests in the Student Center. AT SAINT JOSEPH COMMENCEMENT - Sister Eleanor McNabb, chairman, Board of Trustees, from left, Miss Gertrude Hotaling, speaker Dr. Earl J. McGrath, being greeted by Sister Margaret Dougherty, president; Rev. John M. Hurley CM, chaplain, (seated: Sister Rosemary Pfaff, former president of SJC). The list of graduates follows: Alabama - Mary H. Toomey, Huntsville. California - Mary Jane Ramey, Los Altos. Connecticut - Jean E. Davis, Fairfield; Nancy L. Harkness, Norwalk; Valerie J. Klimas, Terryville; Sr. Anne Marie Lamoureux, New Britain. Delaware - Kathleen M. McMenamin and Susan M. Stay, Wilmington, Florida - Carol L. Ervin, Or- mond Beach; Maryann C. Lesso and Patricia A. Phelan, Jacksonville. Illinois - Mary A, Reaves, Clarendon HilL Kentucky - Eileen Kidwell, Russell. Maryland - Mary A. Lavin, Carol S. Hemett, Corinne E. Dugas, Kathleen S. Robinson, Susan L. Abbott, Catherine L. Lisson, Kathleen A. Leuba, Kathleen M. McNaney, Sr. Barbara Maggio, L. Clare Costello, Balti- more; Leslie A, Henze, Lutherville; Patricia L. Farrell and Kathleen C. Pollitt,Towson; Patricia A. Waskey, Ellicott City; Cecilia M. Brenner, Frances E. Boscia, Joan E. Sagneri, Alison M. Russell, Rockville; Rosemarie C. Aulisio, Greenbelt; Pamela S. Williams, McCoole; Alberta M. Johnson, Constance M. Mauro, Silver Spring; Gretchen A. Lexow, Bethesda; Leah J. Smith, Takoma Park; Cecelia N. Verta, Kensington; Marilyn L. Miller, Wheaton; Mary E. White, Chevy Chase; Patricia M. McEwan, Bowie; Judith A. Neely, Beltsville; Christine A. Roos, Fort Washington Forest; Joyce L. Bernardon, Upper Marlboro; Maureen M. A. Marth, Easton; Mary Christine Kimble, Chestertown; Mary C. McDermott, Waldorf; R. Charlene Nelson, Clements; Mary V. Hammond and Judith A. Rulewich, Hagerstown; Patricia A, Klinger, Frederick; Mary P. Hemler, Taneytown; Diane M. Case, Westminster; Ann M. Lambdin, Bel Air; Sr. Mary E. Rider, Cumberland. Massachusetts - Sr. Juliette A. Guasconi, Brockton. Michigan - Sr. Sharon Anne Hartwell, Detroit. New Jersey- Rosalie C. Ayres, Pennington; Joyce K. Klauder, Berlin; Elizabeth J. Cappuccino, South Orange; Sr. Maureen McGuire, West Keansburg; Catherine C. Bonneville, Linwood; Carolyn I. Croxton, Lindenwold; Susan L. Melockoff, Cherry Hill; Patricia A. Doyle, NorthBergen; Clarine A. Tomino, Haledon; Judith A. Siani, Dover; Janet Orsini, Colonia; N. Jeanne Pelletier, Closter; Barbara D. Nielsen, Little Silver; Janice L, Scrib, Helen A. Burke, Elizabeth; Norine B. McGraw, Verona; Elizabeth A. Platt, Jamesburg; Karen A. O'Callaghan, Chatham; Catherine M. Hill, Fords. New York - Kathleen M. Boyle, Sr. Nancy Vendura, Lois J. Scheremeta, New York City; M. Suzanne McKenna, Malverne; Ann M. Farrady, Valley Stream; ane M. Fitzpatrick, Jamaica; Denise M. McCoy, East Islfe Sr. Joanne Zielinsid, Lynbrook; Leslie M. Zelles, Rockville Centre; Kathleen A. Walsh, Man- hassett; Sr. John N. Deluca, OSF, Syracuse; Helen E. Ellison, Parish; Joanne E. Snyder, Troy; Sr. Sylvia Borden, Endicott; Sr. Mary Ann Mazzola, Utica. Ohio - Marianne Grisez, Canton. Pennsylvania - Rita P. Benulis, New Philadelphia; Robin L. Davitt, Springfield; Margaret J. Soltis, Yardley; Barbara A. McCune, Columbia; Susan E. Jonas, Palmerton; Sr, M. Leonarda 3ardacre, Scranton; Marie- Louise Muschamp, Charmian; Anne M. Higgins, West Chester; Kathryn E. Fitz; Waynesboro; Mary A. Wiberley, Doylestown; Mary L. Feild, Jenkintown; Jeanne M. Wilson, Williamsport; Mary A. Connelly, Johnstown; Bridget A, Bradley, Shamokin; Arlene M. Seeber, Levittown; Sr. Ann M. Dougherty, Hazelton; Marcia A,Stuck,Shiremanstown; Diane A. Dion, Lock Haven; Brenda J. Newman, Fairfield; A. Celeste Fineran, Oxford. Texas - Diana L. Moon, Galveston. Virginia - Barbara M. Kest, McLean; Susan J. Cooke, Annandale; Christine A, Otten and Donna K. Young, Fairfax; Catherine F. Huber, Vienna; Barbara A. Ruffing and Patricia J. McGucken, Alexandria; Sr. Veronica Tinseth, Arlington; Sr. Justine J. Johnson, Portsmouth; Deborah C. Dorsey, Norfolk; Sr. Joan Rowe, Portsmouth; Sr. Mary F. Hildenberger, Lynchburg; Rebecca K. Stultz, Roanoke. Washington, D. C. - Evelyn M. Crim, Maria del Coral von Ruster, Mary Elizabeth Heaney, Letitia E. Morgan, Sr. Maureen Unger, Mary C. Kotzebue, Mary Ann Fatzinger, Carmen M. Richardson, Sr. Marilyn Youd. Puerto Rico - Josefa A. C. Aielto, Caguas. Scenes From Frederick Senior Girl Scout Troops' Art Workshop Urbana School Holds .. ·.*t*- rT ~* - '- · -. . Achievement Night The Urbana Elementary School held an Achievement Night May 19. The first part of the program featured the school band which consists of the following students, grouped by instruments. Clarinets: Lisa Walters, Pamela Miller, Cheryl Carver, Beverly Wiles and Gary Brown. Trumpets: Carl Ohlke, Robert Hobba, Marvin Wilke, Alan Dudderar, Michael Gates, Scott Geisbert, Tommy Gerst, Charles Chipley, Carl Lawson, Ron Bowles, and Danny Payne. Drum Ensemble: Steve Selckmann, Tom Valek, Kenny Webb, Rayford Harris, Scott LenhartJBarry Wood, Leslie Fellows, Donald Dorsey, Leonard McVey, Carl Furr, Caroline Harrison, Jeffrey England, Jerry Burdette, Harold Brown, and John Lee. The band was directed by Mr. Sperry Storm, visiting instrumental instructor. Pamela Miller will announce the band numbers. , The band was followed by several interpretations of creative ":stories written by first graders. The stories will be read by Darren Tressler and Susan Knott of Mrs. Viola Brown's room, while Terri Graham, Kathy Fender and Karen Amren will play the part of the bears. Joseph Mallery took the part of the elephant. Original stories written hi Miss Barbara Selvage^s room were read by Lori Blckford, Susan May, Elaine Brittle, James Kelly, Allen Geisler and Alan Covell. Mrs. Edith McKnighf s first graders featured stories by Sherri Lawson, Cindy Wilcom and Danny Harris. Michael Clairwas the monkey. The lion was represented by Brett Wiley, wMlepop- corn and balloons were distributed among the audience by Tommy Graham, John Anderson, Wesley Brady and Steve Viger. The string group under the direction of Mr. Edward Arrlng- ton, visiting string instructor, performed several numbers. These students participated: violas, Bryan Dyker, Richard Crom- t»ie and Crispin McDaniel. Violins: James Tatarczuk, Patsy Yingling, Frank HipWns, Lisa Schaub, and Ralph Ward. Chellos will be played by Lonnie Church and Berit Croll. Finally, the fifth and sixth grade chorus offered a variety of selections ranging from a quintet to the entire ensemble. Those participating from grade six were: Linda Thornton, Mary Onley, Susan Wilcom, Berit Croll, Donna Butts, Terry Hokanson, Crispin McDaniel, Jean Poole, Tina Lee, Vonnie Stup, Pixie Yingling, Lisa Schaub, Lisa Walters, Marcia Dyker, Carol Moyer, Julie Wyant, Debbie Coats, Cassandra Ambush, Jackie Stephenson, Joyce Roop, Sandy Harmon, Beverly Wiles, Robin Fender, Robin Burdette, Lonni Church, Anne Beach, Pamela Miller, Anita Webb, Tammy Lawson, Linda Lee, Judy Ambush, Terry Ward, Barbara King, Ralph Ward, Alan Dudderar, James Madison, Danny Payne, Marvin Weedon, Harold Brown, Gary Brown, Rayford Harris, Donald Dorsey, and Steven Selckmann. The fifth grade members were: Ann Knott, Sherry Oppenheim, Donna Hawkins, Robin Foreman, Desiree Wolfe, Linda McFayden, Mildred Holland, Tina Brunner, Johnny Collins, Neil Coats, Chris Hokanson, Danny Webb, Brian Dyker, James Tatarczuk, Eric Schaub, Paul Keaton, and Michael Stine. Following the program parents and visitors went to classrooms where a variety of articles illustrated the theme "Achievement Through Creativity." These displays were arranged by the classroom teachers and students. The general announcer was Ralph Ward. CADETS LEARN inkle weaving at Arts Workshop. BASKET, WEAVING isn't as hard as it looks, the cadets discover. TISSUE PAPER COLLAGES no longer mystery to these Cadet Girl Scouts. SENIOR GIRL SCOUTS of Troop 24 teach cadets the art of Swedish embroidery. 128 Donate To Blood Program The May 28 visit of the Red Cross Bloodmobile to the Evangelical Lutheran Church resulted in 128 pints of blood being donated. Donors included: Miriam E. Kennedy, James H. Haley 3rd, Charles H. Reese, Carlton Molesworth, Edward J. Daugherty, Dolores M. Keeney, James E. Shankle, Henry P. Runkles, Jane I. Young, Ruth E. Kisner, Warren E. Moser, Crena Spencer, Mary J. Berry, Eleanor M. Deegan, Diama J. Brendle, Mary G. Poole, Esther W. Beall, Barbara A. Keeney, JoAnn Fritz, Burton M. Creager. Mary C. Dalgarn. Austin R. Cramer, Lois Janie Leopold, Richard D. Zimmerman, Edward P. Thomas, Joan E. Croft, Carmi W. Sayler Sr., Richard C. Sappington, Robert L. Littleton, William E. Grove, Thomas E. Lamb, Ernest A. Abrecht, David L. Himmler, William A. Greene, Rose Marie Willard, John C. Whetzel, Joan Jenkins, Gerald F. Logan Jr., Connie K. Rice, Rev. George Minefelter. Elizabeth S. Frank, Clyde M. Roney Jr., A. Eugene Appkby, William H. DuBell, Sara E. Specht, Bernard W. Warrenfeltz, Ellis J. Tonik, Margaret P. Ford, B.G.O. Hutchinson, Carl R. Bowings, Nancy L. Smith, Marian E. Waltz, Charles C. Bowie, Ray S. Boniface, Paul K. Shaf- er, Dale F. Carter, Paul G. Masser, Darice A. Rice, James F. Walsh, Edna I. Toms, C. Jean Johnson, Donald L. Sigler, Catherine Samson, Sharon N. Lee, Louis M. Knight, Diama K. Morgan, James H. Kepler, Howard Coleman jr., Donald B. Rice, Daniel C. Crum, Gertrude K. Porr, Eleanore Jack, John F. F l e i s c h m a n , Katherine E. Speaks, Rev. Richard A. Wat-; ters, Lorraine A. Jones, Donald E. Eaves, Paul E. May, Alan K. Stout, Charles S, Flora, David Croy, Mary A. Leopold, Clara L. Stone, Gilbert P. Briggs, Betty P. Pearl, Edna M. O'Hara, Molly A. May, Ada F. Smith, Charles M. Dodd Jr., Edith I. Hamilton, Robert S. Stone, James T. Reynolds, Jane B. Housden, Rose Marie Thompson, Rebecca A. Nikirk, Betty Jane McClen- lan, Gloria Lorentz, Joseph V. Jemski, Rev. A. Dickerson Salmon, Nicholas E. Leakins, Stephen Boswell Jr., Francis M, Eagle, Charles E. Green, Kenneth H. Powell, James C. Werking, Jessica E. Garner, JoAnn F. Cannon, Francis J. Putman, Evelyn H. Putman, George M. Slovens Jr., Charles C. Doll Jr., Robert L. Bussard, George P.. McMitt, James L. Mackley, Robert E. Gearinger, Richard M. Sharrer, Dorothy R. Cramer, Charles M. Lenhart, Richard C. Brady, Gary E. Keeney, Charles H. Summers, Charles F. Trunk, Charles G. Rhoads, Meredith W. Young, Lynn A. Cooper, Florence DeGrange, George B. Delaplaine Jr., Myron W. Randall, Gene T. MUls. NOT A JOKE LONDON (AP)-The Greenwich theater is presenting the Greek tragedy, "Medea" by Euripides. Recently the theater received a mailed request for 24 tickets, accompanied by a check signed, "K. Euripides." It wasn't a gag. Kodross Euripides, a Greek Cypriot who has lived in England for 15 years was bringing his wife and 22 friends to see "Medea." SAND PAINTING was one of activities offered tt Arts Workshop.

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