05/09/1936

 UCCSN Board of Regents' Meeting Minutes

May 9-10, 1936 



05-09-1936
Volume 5 - Pages 172-176

                       REGENTS MEETING
                         May 9, 1936

The Board of Regents met in the Office of President Clark at 10
o'clock Saturday morning, May 9th.  There were present Judge
Brown, Chairman, Dr. Olmsted and Mr. Ross.  Absent:  Mr. Williams
and Mr. Wingfield.

The minutes of the January 31, 1936 meeting were approved on mo-
tion of Mr. Ross by the following vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

The list of those to be graduated on May 11th was presented by
President Clark.  The list has been approved by the University
faculty and contains the names of 153 bachelors, 12 normals and
8 advanced degree candidates.  On motion of Dr. Olmsted the list
was approved, the candidates to receive the indicated degrees and
diplomas:

    COLLEGE OF AGRICULTURE

    Bachelor of Science in Home Economics

       *Ruth E. Bails                   Ruby Mae Hoskins
       *Eleanor Emma Bateman           *Neca Jones
       *Eleanor Glenn Campbell          Bernice C. T. Lam
        Margaret Gorman                *Mary Eleanor Underwood
       *Colene Hollan                   Margaret Ellen Walker

    COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING

    Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering

        Samuel Morris Ackerman          Joseph M. Mastroianni
        John D. Franklin                Forrest L. Rhodes
        Howard W. Lambert               Irvin Robert Wanke

    Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

       *Robert T. Best                  George F. Francis
        Hazura Singh Birdi              Richard A. Greulich
        Paul George Bohlke              Florindo Nannini
        Julius Broili, Jr.              Hugh I. Rossolo
        Ellis Alden Ceander             Harold F. Westfall

    Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering

        Harry R. Bonnifield             Thoon Teng Gee
        Orrin R. Broberg                Leland Stanford Hazeltine
        Robert B. Butler                John Nowland Tedford, Jr.
        Walter J. Fancher, Jr.

    Bachelor of Science in Mining Engineering

        Gerald J. Dellanoy              J. D. Stephens, Jr.
       *Jean Martine Horning            John F. Stock, Jr.
        Bernard G. Moulton                    .

    COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCE

    Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

        Delvan Watson Dean              Charles Leland Hill
        Murray M. English               Charles Joseph Winter

    Bachelor of Science

        Harry L. Austin                *May Elender Parman
        John Fairchild Benson          *Virginia Hill Plath
       *Eleanora Campbell               Melvin Clarence Ruedy
        Lura Gamble                    *Alma Schlappacasse
        Charles Frederick Hartman       Helen Elizabeth Smithe
        Frank E. Leonard               *Helen Marie Antonio Spina
       *Inez F. Mac Gillivray           Leslie S. Tomley
        Robert Henry Montgomery         Margaret Carolyn Traner

    Bachelor of Arts

       *Ruby Cornelia Arentz            Paul A. Leonard
        Raymond E. Armstrong            E. Frandsen Loomis
       *Lucile Rae Berg                *Annie Cecilia Lucas
        John Mc Kenzie Blakely         *Alice A. Lundberg
        Alice Elizabeth Boland          Robert Maher
       *Walter M. Bowrin               *Czerna Wesley Mc Querry
        Lois E. Brooks                  Lois Margaret Midgley
       *Roberta de Hart Browne          Mary Virginia Murgotton
        Frank J. Buru                   Mary Elizabeth Murphy
        Miriam Luella Butler            Robert C. Nelligan
       *Eunice A. Caton                 Charles S. Nichols, Jr.
        Verla R. Champagne              Katharine Norrid
        Daniel Horace Chiatovich        Mary R. Pappas
        Walter James Christian          Dorothy E. Phillips
        Barbara Clark                   Thomas C. Prunty
        Georgia L. Cole                 Jack Quaid
       *Mary Katherine Corecco          Frank Quilici
       *Margaret Jeanette Crosby        Marie Lillian Richards
       *Mary Reba De Armond             Charlotte Edna Robinson
        Eleanor Lloyd Doan             *Dorothy A. Roseberry
        Carl F. Dodge                   William Hollister Savage
       *Katherine Dondero               Harry W. Sawyer, Jr.
       *Ellen Ernst                     Orva Layne Selkirk
        Bertram Mortimer Goldwater     *Evelyn Semenza
       *Roy H. Gomm                     Marianne Isabelle Severn
       *Frances Camilla Graf            Philip Ferguson Shore
       *Maurine Mary Graf               Julia Pearson Sibley
        Florence Ruth Gulling          *Frances Patricia Slavin
        Rita A. Gunter                  Alice Mason Stauts
        Opal Elizabeth Harvey           Robert L. Stoker
       *Lorraine Hawkins                Frank Hobert Sullivan
        Richard Arno Herz               Mary Harriet Tucker
        William Olmstead Holmes        *Geneieve Alleen Wakefield
        Elwin La Follette Jeffers      *Winifred A. Walsh
       *Rita L. Jepson                 *Amelia Zorich
        Florance Elizabeth Kirkley

    TWO-YEAR NORMAL DIPLOMA

        Grace E. Amonette               Mary Evasovic
        Rose E. Bachman                 Meda May Haskin
        Wanda E. Bell                   Mary E. Kling
        Louise I. Borsini               Marion R. Quirk
        Margaret Anne Clark             Marie Agnes Schopper
        Beulah Cline                    Ida Testolin

    ADVANCED DEGREES

    Master of Arts

        Clyde E. Buchanan               Charles S. Nichols, Jr.

    Master of Science

        Robert N. Anderson              Carl Kerby Stoddard
        James R. Henrichs

    Civil Engineer

        Hugo E. Hanser                  Fred A. Roemer

    Mechanical Engineer

        Edwin Douglas Murray

       *Teacher's Diploma of High School Grade

Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

President Clark read the letter from the Masonic Order thanking
the University for the gift of a blue spruce in memory of Jacob
Mischon in their cemetery.

On recommendation of President Clark and at the request of Dr.
Hartman, the title of Gilbert Bruce Blair was changed from As-
sociate Professor of Physics to Associate Professor of Physics
and Astronomy in the Department of Physics.  Mr. Ross made the
motion.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On recommendation of President Clark and at the request of Dr.
Frandsen, Charles Le Roy Brown was advanced in rank from Assist-
ant Professor to Associate Professor of Biology.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of this recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On recommendation of President Clark, E. Otis Vaughn was elected
to succeed B. D. Billinghurst as Lecturer in School Law in the
School of Education at a stipend of $250 per year.  The compensa-
tion is the same as that given to Mr. Billinghurst.  Mr. Vaughn's
service and salary is to begin with the University year 1936-37.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of this recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On recommendation of President Clark, Mr. Alden J. Plumley, As-
sistant Professor of Economics, Business and Sociology, was
granted a leave of absence without pay for the University year
1936-37 and, if he so desires, for the year 1937-38, to enable
him to pursue graduate work at an eastern University.

Judge Brown moved the adoption of this recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On recommendation of President Clark the salary of Miss Emily
Ross, who served without compensation during the University
year 1935-36 as Instructor in Mathematics, was set at $1600 for
the University year beginning August 1, 1936.  Dr. Olmsted made
the motion.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Not voting

On recommendation of President Clark, Kenneth S. Karsten was
elected to be half-time Teaching Fellow in Chemistry for the year
1936-37 at a stipend of $600 for the year, to be paid in 10 equal
consecutive monthly installments beginning with that for August,
1936.

Mr. Ross moved adoption of this recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

President Clark presnted the recommendations of Dean Mack that
the salary of Miss Anita Becaas, Matron of Artemisia Hall, be
advanced from $50 to $75 per semester and that of Miss Claire
Bemis, Matron of Manzanita Hall and Supervisor of the Dining
Hall, be advanced from $700 to $800, both these advances to be
in effect for the University year 1936-37.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of these recommendations.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On recommendation of Professor Sameth, President Clark recommend-
ed the election of Alice Elaine Peterson to be Teaching Fellow in
Physical Education for Women for the University year 1936-37 at a
stipend of $500 to be paid in 10 equal consecutive monthly in-
stallments beginning with that for August, 1936.  Miss Peterson
will receive her A. B. degree from the College of the Pacific
this Spring and comes highly recommended.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of the above recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

President Clark stated that Milan J. Webster, Ph. D., who has
been on leave for the past school ear, would return to our Campus
for the year 1936-37 and take up his duties as Associate Profes-
sor for the Department of Economics, Business and Sociology.

President Clark recommended to the Board that Mr. William R.
Blackler, Assistant Professor of Economics, Business and Soci-
ology, should return to service at a salary of $3000 and the
rank of an Associate Professor, his return to service to be, at
his option, either August 1, 1936 or January 1, 1937.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of the above recommendation.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

President Clark presented the following recommendations of Di-
rector Doten of the Agricultural Experiment Station and recom-
mended their adoption by the Board:

a.  Marjorie Howes, Clerk in Soil Fertility Department, to be
    advanced from $900 to $960 per year.

b.  Golamae Johnson, Librarian and Station Secretary, to be ad-
    vanced from $1500 to $1620.

c.  M. R. Miller, Chemist, to be advanced from $3450 to $3600.

d.  V. E. Spencer, Chemist, to be advanced from $3450 to $3600.

e.  S. A. Lough, Chemist, to be advanced from $800 to $1200 on
    Station funds.

f.  Elmer Bogart to be elected to have charge of livestock ex-
    periments at Fallon at a salary of $1800 per year to succeed
    Milton Miller, resigned, service and salary to be effective
    from June 1, 1936.  Mr. Bogart will receive his B. S. in
    Animal Husbandry from the University of California this
    month.

President Clark recommended that Dr. S. A. Lough should receive
also $1800 per year from General University funds, beginning
July 1, 1936, making his total salary from July 1, 1936, $3000
per year.

Mr. Ross moved the adoption of the above 7 recommendations.
Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

Judge Brown moved that President Clark be commissioned to arrange
with Miss Lewis that she secure an Assistant in the School of
Home Economics for the University year 1936-37 at not to exceed
$1000 for the year.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

Dr. Olmsted moved that the Board of Regents suspend the collec-
tion of "Registration and Incidentals" fees for the University
year 1936-37.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

On motion of Mr. Ross the next meeting of the Board was set for
September 19th unless the Chairman calls a special meeting be-
tween now and then.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

Judge Brown moved that the Agreement entered into April 21, 1936
between J. N. Evans, Inc. and the University of Nevada and ex-
ecuted in the name of the University by the Chairman of the Board
of Regents and attested by the Secretary of the Board, be rati-
fied and approved except that the date of the deferred payments
be December 1, 1936 and December 1, 1937 and that a copy of this
Agreement be attached to the Secretary's copy of the minutes of
this meeting.  Vote:

    Judge Brown          Aye
    Dr. Olmsted          Aye
    Mr. Ross             Aye

Adjourned.

                             George S. Brown
                             Chairman

Carolyn M. Beckwith
Secretary