uj y Fre-registrction ^ocky Mcunt, N^,ui v.^,o.i;ia String Quartet January 4, 5, 6 January 1? December l6, I960 NORTH C ■'ROLIN/ ' i:SLLY/'N Vol. I. No. 1 SEMI NAR STUDIES SOUTH "Problems and Promise In a Changing South" was the title of the Human Rd. ations Seminar at the University of North Carolina. Vann Massey, Vice-President of the Student Government, o.nd Betty Anderson, Editor of the newspaper, represented North Carolina V^'esle- yan at the seminar atte nd ed by fifty students from various col leges December 10 >-.nd 11. Kr. Edw^^rd P. Korgan of / B C delivered the keynote address on Saturday afternoon which dealt- with the problems in the South, particularly the "Four Gals With a Goal", as he called the four Negro girls in Louisiana. Saturday night they attended a panel discussion on the legality vs. morality of the sit-in move ments. Dr. ' arren ''shby, Professor of Philosophy at the "oflian's College of the University cf Norrth Cferolin^ deMvered the closi'hg speech on the Promiffi of the Changing aDuth." The seminar was cosponsored by the student government and tte Yl^i- YIVCA of the University of North Carolina and the U. S. National Student Association. Vann attained the workshop which dealt with the meaning of higher education in the new South. The role of the church in a changing South was the title of the I'ork- shop in v/hich Betty participated. The other \/orkshops studied questions regarding the political responsibility ii a changing South, the South's obligation in a chang ing world and the South's response to an economy in transition. COMMUNITY COUNCIL PASSED The student body of No rth Carolina !.'esleyan College voted 67-2 in favor of a Community Council, Thursday, December 1$. The Community Council is a new program for governing the life of the college. The goal is to estab lish "1,'esleyan Community through fidelity, service and integrity." In The /ssembly program Dr. C. Edwin Harwood, Professor of Eng lish, explained that the key word to the program is confidence c.nd trust. The Council has the pov/er to counsel anyone or any group in the I-esley^n Community to promote a better relationship and effi ciency in the Community. It has the pov/er to investigate any area of the community life to obtain facts concerning various problems o ± confronting the community. It may recommend to any person or group of persons in the l^e^eyan community the findings beliefs, or suggestions of the Community Council. It has no authority to enforce action on any part of the Community. This power is left in the hands of the Dean and the Ad ministration. The Community Council program does not list those things a stu dent must no do. It presents • the students a Bill of Rights, which states: "Me, the people of North Car olina Lesleyan College Comr.unity do firmly intend: I. That every student of the Community shall receive equal and fair treatment in all academic matters. (continued on page 2)

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