The Carolina journal. volume (Charlotte, N.C.) 1965-19??, October 18, 1967, Image 1
The Caroliiva Joernae '5**'^* Of TK# l/nrvMSffjr Of North Cmroiimm At Chmrlotio VOL. 3 WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 18, 1967 NO. 6 Two Conferences Planned International Affairs Topic Bv RONNIE FOSTER International Affairs will be the theme of two conferences to be held on this campus February 28 and 29 and March 1. The Role of Universities’ Pro fessional Schools in International Affairs” will be the topic for dis cussion at a two day conference to be held February 28-29. The plans for this conference were laid down at a meeting represent ed by deans from universities in the ^utheast. Plans are also being drawn for UNC-C campus University Forum on March 1 on the theme, “The University and International Poli tics.” their understanding of the uni versity’s role in world affairs as based on studies published by Ed ucation and World Affairs. Among the problems the educa tors indicated interest in is the problem of bringing the foreign student out of his culture into the culture of the United States and then preparing him tor reentry into his own culture. Another of these problems deals with getting the benefit from student and faculty involvement abroad by putting their experiences into curriculum patt erns. Getting the average Ameri can student concerned with inter national affairs was also mentioned Dr. Hugh McEniry, Chairman of the planning committee for a two day conference to be held here February 28-29, speaks at a meeting held on campus recently to discuss conference plans. Both conferences are expected to bring outstanding national and in ternational figures to this campus. .Although there has been no mention of names yet. The planning comm ittee for professional schools con ference has named Dr. W. Hugh McEniry, Vice-chancellorforaca- demic affairs, as its chairman. as a major purpose of the confer- Education and World Affairs As sociation, which was represented Wednesday by its vice-president. Dr. Irwin D. Sanders will sponsor the conference. Education and World Affairs is a national, non profit educational organization whose purpose it is to study, ana lyze, and assist in international toching, research and service di mensions of American universi ties and colleges. The Ford and Carnegie Foundations are its main benefactors. Plans for the University Forum Council have not taken definite shape beyond the selection of the topic and the sending of explora tory letters to possible speakers. Mrs. EdythWinningham, professor emeritus at UNC-C is the Forum Chairman. APO Iniates Eight Into Brotherhood Everything in both conferences should provide a wide range of interesting speakers and informa tion which should be beneficial to all. By RODNEY SMITH I.ast week UNC-C’s chapter. Sigma UpsUon, of Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity recei ved eight new members into the brotherhood. The new members went through an informal iniation last Friday night and were inducted into the fraternity ata for mal ceremony Saturday right. Dave Taylor, Bill Taylor, Roland De- Loach, Rod Smith, Fred Jordan, Mike Wood, James Saunders, and Larry Kirkpatrick went through a pledge program that began last March and included several com mendable service projects. An ice skating outing for Thompson or phans, volleyball courts for the school’s intramural program, a turkey shoot for a scholarship fund. The professional schools of en gineering, law, business, and pub lic administration, agriculture, medicine, and public health, and education will be represented at the conference by the Southeastern f universities. Hogan Speaker For UN Day Observance Here Chancellor D. W. Colvard says that it is his understanding that the purpose of the conference is to be a convening of representatives of professional schools from th roughout the Southeast to discuss Dr. Loy H. Witherspoon, Chair man of the Mayor’s Committee for UN Day Observance announced on Monday, October 16, that Dr. Ch arles Hogan would be the speaker for the campus observance of UN Day. Professor Hogan is Visiting Professor of Political Science at Drew University, formerly Acting Secretary of the Social and Eco nomic Council of the United Na tions, and a veteran of twenty-one years of service with the U.N. The campus observance wiU be held Friday, October 20 in the University Union. Dr. Hogan’s ap pearance on campus is being spon sored by several campus organi zations. All members of the university community are invited to hear Dr. Hogan speak on the theme, “The UN Works for Peace.” The program will begin with an infor mal coffee hour at 10:30. It is open to the public. Following the speech, an opportunity will be given for questions and answers. Later Friday Professor Hogan and some of the faculty of UNC-C will join with the staff of WTVI for a video-tape of a panel to be aired on the local educational TV station’s series “Focus,” Those participating on the panel in addi- (Continued on page 2) a car smash, and FAC are among the credits to the ‘67 pledge class. With the graduation into brother hood of Sigma Upsilon’s first pledge class begin a new rush program by the fraternity. All campus men who have had some affiliation with scouting or YMCA work and fun are prospective rush- ees and are invited to be alert for announcements concerningthenext Alpha Phi Omega meeting open to newcomers. Michie Newly Roy’s Paintings Enjoyed In Union Chosen By SONNIA MIZZELL The art exhibit of Miss Tina Roy being displayed in the Union lounge has been generally enjoyed by the students at UNC-C. Miss Roy paintspictures which are plea sing to the eye. However, it is evident that she paints not for the esthetics of painting, but primarily to sell. Miss Roy’s strongestpointisher use of vivid colors with excellent contrast. But this point is over shadowed by her repititionof ideas. She seems to use a good idea in one painting, then proceed to use it again in another. Two such paintings, “Towers of Trade” and another unnamed one, are in- tere sting paintings that should have been hung separately. Taking a close look at the two, it is im possible not to recc^nize that they are almost the exact same paint ing except for the color. Another example of this repitition is “As tral Voyage” painted in blue and black, and “Twin Towns” done in !; red and black. Again these two J pictures are almost Identical. ;i Miss Roy does use a different f effect in several of her paintings, t; A few of them resemble water- ;i colors rather than oil paintings. ;■ Also, there is a group of good 1; Spanish paintings that resemble •; pastel drawings. J George B. Michie, Jr. had been named assistant director of admis sions, Dr. Bonnie E. Cone, vice chancellor for student affairs and cMnmunity relations, announced today. Michie comes to this campus from a positioi as director of gen eral adult and extension education and community services at Ran dolph Technical Institute atAshe- boro. One painting that this reporter ■ particularly likes is “Executive; Retreat.” This picture gives the ; viewer a sense of tremendous i space inside the s^dare containing ; the house and surrounding land. ■ But, then, looking outside the i square there is an even greater i expanse of space that dwarfs the ; area inside the square. The pic- \ ture is one that pursues much i thought. Miss Roy’s paintings are bold and appealing. Several of them j have been purchased by &culty i members and students. :■ He holds the bachelor of busi ness administration degree from Clarkscn College of Technology at Potsdam, New York, and the master of education degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He has held positions as prin cipal and teacher of Glade Valley School, as director youth work and Christian education at First Pres byterian Church at Waynesboro, Va., and as sales representative for United States Gypsum Com pany in Chicago. He is married and has three children.