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Lebanon Valley College 


Vol. XXI AUGUST. 1932 No. 12 





Published Monthly. Entered as second-class matter at Annville, Pa., under act of August 24, 1912 

officers of Administration and 

J. R. ENGLE, A.B, LL.B., LL.D., Acting President 

SAMUEL O. GRIMM, B.Pd, A.M Registrar 

Hiram H. Shenk, A.M., LL.D. Paul A. W. Wallace, Ph.D. 
Christian R. Gingrich, A.B., Stella Johnson, Ph.D. 

LL-B- E. H. Stevenson, M.A. (Oxen), 

Andrew Bender, Ph.D. ^^■^• 

T-. Ti Ti A >«■ V. Earl Light, Ph.D. 

Robert R. Butterwick, A.M., 

B.D., D.D. Lena Louise Lietzau, Ph.D. 

O. Edgar Reynolds, Ph.D. George Struble, Ph.D. 

Milton L. Stokes, Chairman 
Paul S. Wagner 
Christian R. Gingrich 
Paul A. W. Wallace 
O. Edgar Reynolds 
Stella M. Johnson 


THE courses offered in extension are, for the most part, intended 
primarily for those engaged in teaching. However, all other 
qualified persons will be admitted to these classes. All courses 
will be taught by members of the College Faculty, and will be of 
college grade. The credits earned by High or Normal School grad- 
uates in these courses will be counted by Lebanon Valley College 
towards its Baccalaureate degrees. A certificate will be issued to 
persons who are not graduates of a standard High School or its 
equivalent, provided the work is satisfactorily completed. 


A fee of $1.00 will be charged for matriculation and registration. 
The tuition charge for extension courses w411 be $7.00 for each 
point, a point being a semester hour. For example, the charge for 
matriculation and registration in courses leading to eight points 
credit would be $57.00. This is approximately the regular fee for 
tuition in the college. Fees for the first term are due and payable 
on or before October 12 and for the second term on or before 
February 8. Remittances shoidd be made to Lebanon, Valley 
College, and may be sent by mail to Agent of Finance Committee. 



Harrisburg, Pa. 

Classes begin week of September 19th 
Course Time Professor 

German Monday 7:00-9:00 Dr. M. Stella Johnson 

History (English Tuesday 7:00-9:00 Dr. E. H. Stevenson 

English Wednesday 7:00-9:00 Dr. P. A. W. Wallace 

Modern Economic Thursday 7:00-9:00 Professor C. R. Gingrich 


Classes begin week of September 19th 

History of Philosophy Monday 4:30-6:30 Dr. R. R. Butterwick 
American Literature Wednesday 4:30-6:30 Dr. George Struble 


Saturday Morning 

Classes begin Saturday, September 24th 

Biology Dr. V. Earl Light 

Chemistry Dr. Andrew Bender 

♦Education 8-10 A. M. Dr. O. E. Reynolds 
German 8-10 A. M. Dr. Lena Lietzau 

Mathematics 10-12 A. M.To be arranged 

♦Subsequent meetings, whether Friday evening or Saturday morn- 
ing to be determined at initial meeting of class. 



E-72. Modern Economic Problems. Two hours. Throughout the 

A survey of current matters of economic interest and the Eco- 
nomic Principles applicable thereto: Monetary Standards; Foreign 
Debts; Business Cycles; Public Finance; Governmental Regulation 
of Business, etc. 


E-524. American Literature. Two hours. First semester. 

Chief American Poets from Philip Freneau to Robert Frost. The 
best of American Poetry considered in the light of historical, and 
social developments. Text: Prescott and Sanders: An Introduction 
to American Poetry. 1932. 

Second Semester; American Prose Masters. Two hours. 

E-24. Survey of English Literature (English 26). Two hours. 
Throughout the year. This course is required of all College Sopho- 


E-14. This Course is a continuation of the course given in Harris- 
burg last year. Prerequisite; four hours credit in German. 


E-134. English Biography. Two hours. Throughout the year. 
A study of English History from the biographical approach. 


E-24. History of Philosophy. Two hours. Throughout the year. 

In this course the aim will be (1) to trace the development of 
Philosophy, pointing out what of permanent value each system as it 
arose, contributed toward a final solution of the nature of being, 
and (2) to show the interaction between philosophical thought and 
the practical life of the period during which it flourished. 


(Begins September 24; 8:00 A. M.) 


Biological Methods for Teachers. 

Requests have been made so frequently for information concern- 
ing procedures for which the beginning teacher has no preparation 
in the usual courses that the "Methods" course as here outlined has 
been prepared, with the belief that it will be found helpful to many 
young teachers. 

The course includes methods of procuring and preparing materials 
for use in the class room to supplement the text and laboratory 
manual with visual matter to vitalize the course and create a love 
for nature study and the out-of-doors. Mounting specimens for 
display, bird and mammal skins and skeleton and dissections, the 
care of organisms in vivaria, nature photography and lantern slide 
making, preparing microscopic slides, sources of laboratory equip- 
ment, reference books, making of charts and models, developing 
nature trails, individual projects in behaviour of organisms, etc., 
are included. The course will require about five or six hours a day. 
Six semester hours' credit. 


(Course to be arranged) 


Educational and Mental Tests. Two hours. Throughout the year. 

This c'ourse aims to acquaint the student with the standardized 
achievement and mental tests. The work of the first semester will 
be given to a study of available educational tests and scales; tech- 
nique of administering and scoring tests; methods of tabulating and 
interpreting results; use of results in diagnosis, classification and 
guidance. The second semester will deal with mental tests. History 
of mental tests; types of mental tests; use and results of tests in 
school. Methods of conducting tests are discussed and demonstrated. 
Text books, assigned readings, and test materials. Laboratory fee of 
one dollar each semester. Four semester hours' credit. 


Readings from contemporary German Literature, stories, plays, 
essays, conversation, grammar, composition. 

Prerequisite; six or eight hours' credit in German. 



E-14. Advanced Algebra. Two hours. Throughout the year. 

Covering ratio and proportion, variation, progressions, the bi- 
nomial theorem, theory of undetermined coefficients, logarithms, 
permutations and combinations, theory of equations, partial fractions, 

i^ebanon ^allep College 

College Department 

Open to men and women. Grants A.B., B.S., B.S. 
in Economics and B.S. in Education degfrees. 

Music Department 

Open to men and women. Offers instruction in 

Piano, Pipe-Organ, Voice, Violin and Public School 

Music. Grants B.Mus. and Bachelor of Science in 
Public School Music degrees. 

Summer School Department 

Conducted at Annville, Pa., and Harrisburg, Pa. 

Extension Department 

Courses conducted at Harrisburg 
and Lebanon, Pa. 

Evening and Saturday Classes at Annville 
for Residence Credit 

For further information apply to 
Department Interested