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Cedar Rapids Gazette (Newspaper) - November 24, 1974, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 2A The Ctdar Rapids Gaietk: SBB., 24, 1974 Mt. Mercy Interim Courses Are Open To Non-Students Camp Good Health I Higjh School Completion Classes Set More than 40 different courses ranging from learning behaviors of preschool children to trauma center I nursing will be offered during Mt. Mercy college's Interim 1 term in January. The Interim term which begins Jan. 6, gives students the opportunity to concentrate on one subject for four weeks between fall and spring terms. The student may do independ- ent research, original work, or explore an area of special Interest. These studies may be held either on or off campus. The Interim courses are also open to non-students, who may enroll at the college for the term. Persons interested in participating in Interim should contact the office of admissions at Mt. Mercy. This year, Mt. Mercy has scheduled five special off- campus courses, two of which are being offered for the first time. Students taking the course, "Interim in will visit cities and the back country in southeastern Australia, in the areas of Sydney, Canberra and Mel- bourne. Instructor is Sister Margaret Ann McManus, professor biology. A study tour to Mexico City will allow students to study three cultures Indian, Spanish and the blending of the two, Mexican. Main points of interest will be Teotihuacan (the Tultec the Mu- seum of Anthropology, the university, Xochimitco, and LaVilla. The course will be taught by Sister Gloria Eiv era. Three college trips which are being repeated from previous years are: .a study of the American politi- cal system, from the Eight- eenth century to the present, "Deserts of North an ecological excursion to the desert communities of the southwestern United States; and a study in Salmon Survives Thames LONDON (AP) A salmon has made history. It swam into the polluted Thames river and stayed alive. Salmon haven't been report- ed in the Thames in well over a century. The salmon weighed 8 pounds, 4% ounces. Its arrival in the Intake of a power station at West Thurrock in Essex, east of London, was a mile- stone in the fight against pollution of British rivers, which has cost about million in 15 years. Polynesian and Oriental cul ture. Some of the courses to be offered on campus include: "Children's Learning Styles and Coping a study of how children's learn- ing patterns vary because of earlier experience, personali- ty, ethnic values, and other characteristics. Instructor is Dr.Ellen Marbach, director of the early childhood education program at Mt. Mercy. "Every Woman (Or Man) Can Understand taught by Mrs. Gloria Drapac, assistant professor of mathe- matics. This course will focus on the basic concepts of cal- culus, at a level understanda- ble to everyone. "American Education in the Seventies" is a course planned for the person who is not en- tering the teaching profession but who wants to become better informed about Amer- ican education. Instructor will be Sister Joan Marie Cavan- augh, assistant professor of education. "What's Happening to Our is a survey of basic economic concepts with applications to some of the current economic problems. The course will be geared for the student who has little or no previous background in economics. Instructor is Dr. Thomas Nickels, assistant professor 'of business admin- istration. "Attorney for the Damned: The Life, Times and Thought of Clarence Darrow" will be taught by Robert McMas'tor, Instructor of philosophy. The course will focus on the rela- tionship between Clarence Darrow's thought and the defenses he built .for many classic legal cases; the philos- ophical implications of Dar- row's ideas; and the signific- ance of Darrow's thought in today's world. "Creative Filmmaking: Movies Are Where the Action Is" will explain the filmmak- ing process from script to screen, examining both the artistic and the technical aspects of each step. It is des- ignated not only for the aspir- ing filmmaker but for anyone who likes movies and is in- terested in how they are made. Instructor is Henry Luba, instructor in speech and drama. "Trauma Center Nursing" will be taught by Kathy Kelso and Sue Earth, instructors in the nursing program at Mt. Mercy. Students will visit the trauma center at Mercy hos- pital to observe, assess and provide nursing care in out- patient and emergency situa- tions. For more informatiop about other courses being offered during the Interim, please contact the registrar's office for a free catalog. Registration for Mt.Mercy's is already in progress and will continue through the beginning of classes, Jan. 6. Registration for the off campus trips should bu made as soon as possible. Previously reported.......................................... In loving memory of C.B.'s birthday from Mother...................................................... 25.00 In memory of Charles II. Fletcher from Ms wife............................................................. JQQD In memory of Kouald Jrom Mr. and Mrs. Roger F. 10 8p In memory of Bruce Strlckler from Lee, Marian and Pimi Chrlstcnseu....................... jo.Oj) In memory of my sisters, Helen M. Price and Lenore M. Cantwell, and my husband, Del T. Stanlon....................................... 6.00 In memory of Dr. C. E. Thomas from Mr. and Mrs. Roy Vargason and Family, Keystone................................................. 5.00 In memory of the birthday of our brother, Marvin Nove...........................................j.jo In memory of Bertram Klckar from Mary Kolda and Belle Jlruska...............................2.00 In loving memory of Lena Zeeb from a friend....................................................... 2.00 Total............................................................... 1974 Budget..................................................... Yet to be raised................................................ Adult high school comple- tion classes will meet at three schools in Cedar Rapids this winter. Classes will meet at Harri- son school, 1310 Eleventh street NW, on Monday even- ings; at Kenwood school, 3700 E avenue NE, on Thursday evenings, and at Johnson school, 355 Eighteenth street SE, on Wednesdays. Classes will begin at in the teach- ers' lounge at all three schools. The classes are tuition-free for all adults whose 'original high school classes have grad- uated. There is a fee for persons whose high school classes have not yet graduat- ed. Classes are informal, arid students are allowed to prog- ress at thbir own rate. Credit earned is applied toward a high school diploma awarded by Khkwood Community college. First classes of the 13-week winter term will meet this week. Individuals may enter the program at any time dur- ing the term. Registrations will be accept- ed at the first class meeting. Persons wishing to obtain additional Information can contact 13urb Wing at 308-5437. Classified Ads are the answer to your storage problems. Dial 398-8234. Little Rock Got Name from Moss LITTLE ROCK kansiis' capital city, Little Rock, derived its name from a moss-covered ruck jutting out from the south bank of the Arkansas river. 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