Penn State Farmer Volume 15-16

Penn State Farmer Volume 15-16

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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. 1921 edition. Excerpt: ... were received. From September to January, inclusive, we used about 1,400 cars of winter cabbage before any of the new so uthern crop was marketed. V'ith this potential market and the Alumni are Being Organized in All Sections to Carry the College Message to the Public in Effort to Attain Growth to 10,000 Enrollment--$2,000,000 for Buildings. OR many months Penn State men and women have been hearing the rumble of an approaching something that seemed to bear all the ear-marks of a more than ordinary project. That rumble has started in earnest, indicating the preliminary action, and will grow into a regular tornado that will carry on its crest----"A Greater Penn State!" The Pennsylvania State College officials, alumni, students and friends are joining hands in a general movement to secure an emergency building fundof $2,000,000 for the erection of health and welfare structures so greatly needed on the campus in the shadow of old Mount Nittany. This effort is to be but an initial step in a greater movement for the expansion of Penn State so that she might better be able to fulfill her true purpose and mission. The ever-increasing demand upon facilities for resident students and upon the services of the re search and experiment divisions of the college is one known to every alumnus who has kept in close contact with campus affairs. When Penn State is able to serve all those who wish to avail themselves of its opportunities it will have an enrollment of more than 7,000. To make room for this number is the determination of the Board of Trustees and President Thomas, and in addition, to add such facilities as will enable the college to care for an enrollment of 10,000 young men and women. Not until that time comes will they feel that...
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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 6mm | 218g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236839609
  • 9781236839602