Biennial Report of the Board of Administration; Educational Institutions Section

Biennial Report of the Board of Administration; Educational Institutions Section

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1922 edition. Excerpt: ...to the enrollment. There are now twelve men employed, each of whom is rendering efficient expert service. Our equipment has always been one of the things of which We boast with pride. It is second to none in the entire country; and while it has rendered exceptional service, we cannot be oblivious to the fact that in recent years there has been a marked and rapid development of power machinery. So rapid is this development that a machine of which we boast to-day is obsolete to-morrow. The need for means whereby we can retire as rapidly as possible some of our machines in exchange for those which express the very latest in workmanship and serviceability is decidedly apparent. Our automobile mechanics department, always poorly and, inadequately housed, has had a steady and consistent growth. The equipment herein has increased until its loss would be keenly felt. The danger from fire owing to its being housed in a wooden structure is so apparent that it may seem out of place to even call attention to it. We know that we have failed to obtain certain patronage from car owners owing to this danger. If any department needs locker facilities it is surely one where each and every person taking work is required to maintain a change of clothes for carrying on his daily work. Such facilities the industrial arts department has never had. It is strongly recommended that we be provided with at least 500 steel lockers where students can secure their personal belongings. As our enrollment increases there arises a more insistent demand for more adequate library facilities to meet the increasing needs. In none of the courses maintained in this department are there sufficient numbers of reference books. To meet the needs of some classes, numbering from...show more

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  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 240g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236860144
  • 9781236860149