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Lethbridge Herald, The (Newspaper) - March 6, 1971, Lethbridge, Alberta 2 THE lETHBMBGe HtRALO Warcri rearround university Sharps proposal draws mixed reaction By THE CANADIAN PRESS Reaction from university offi cials was mixed to a suggestion this week that yearround oper ation of universities might re lieve student but those universities with ex tended terms indicated there it definite merit to the External Affairs Minister Mitchell Sharp said in the Com mons Wednesday that student employment and training pro grams will be necessary every year unless the university year is changed to provide year round The statement followed an an nouncement that the federal government was to provide summer subsidized travel and training programs for at least students this A survey by The Canadian Press showed some university officials had reservations about what yearround operations might do to relieve student un But officials at those universi ties who now have some form of trisemeters system indicated that it worked well in that stu dents filtered into the labor market at intervals rather than all at once in the John exec utive director of the Committee of Presidents of Universities of said there was some evidence from two universities now operating a trisemester of Guelph In Ontario and Simon Fraser Uni versity in British indicate it was more costly than the traditional he added There would be some advantages such as the spread out of students looking for pres ident of the University of Cal takes a different if we were to go to a trise mester system we would have substantial enrolment in the fall and spring and consider able falling off of enrolment in the he STILL JOBLESS students would still be out of university looking for em Magnus dean of stu dents at Sir George Williams University in forsees another Most univer sity administrators and aca demics would agree that educa tion suffers qualitatively if ex tended for an entire calendar he A student who wants to have the most effective education should have the opportunity to return to society Otherwise he becomes wrapped up in a sort of academic cocoon and loses his The university suffers Programs at the universities of Guelph and Waterloo are at tempting to counteract these Waterloo president Burt Matthews said the courses take You dont bargain ivith bandits9 Turkey AP United States Ambassador Wil liam Hacdley appealed Friday night for the safe return of four kidnapped servicemen held for But the deadline for paymea set by their kidnappers passed today with no word about their It is my fervent hope that those who are holding the four airmen have heard my appeal and will release them soon and andley said in state ment He said the Turkish foreign ministry arranged the broadcast over the state The leftists called the Turkish Peoples Liberation demanded payment by 6 EST Friday said they would shoot the Americans if the money was not The Turkish government refused to bow to the demand and after a meetmg of the cabi net Friday night Labor Minister Seyfi Ozturk said You dont bargain with The only official conciliatory gesture was the radio report of Handleys WONT APPLY PRESSURE President Nixon told a Wash ington news conference Thurs day that the administration would not apply pressure on the The TOWN CHEF LOCATED IN PROFESSIONAL BUILDING DOWNTOWN LETHBRIDGE Serves Afernoon Tea or Coffee EVERY AFTERNOON by The Dining Room Fireplace Turkish government to negoti ate with A mammoth search for the kidnappers by police and Turk ish troops led to a gun battle be tween students and troops Fri day in which a student and a soldier were killed and more than a dozen persons Troops tried to enter a dormi tory of the Middle East Techni cal University and were met by a fusillade of shots and dyna mite sticks from rooftops and About students were rounded up for question The four Air Force radar technicians were sefeed Thurs day as they went from a radar station to their billets in An All of Jim mie Sexton of San and Airmen Richard Car aszi of Larry Heavner of and James Gholspn of Alexan in civilian clothes and The airmen are reported to have sent letters to Handley through a Turkish newspaper asking that the ransom be The kidnappers last state delivered with the said that if the Turkish govern ment did not broadcast accept ance of their demands we will wait resolutely for the dead five years rather than four to complete but no additional time is spent in A student is free to attend any two of the years three 15week long se When it comes to look ing for either to pay for schooling or when he he can more or less pick his SAVE A YEAR The system also enables a student to complete a course at his own He for ex obtain a pass degree by working for a straight two years and so save an entire year on the traditional Yearround education also Is available at the University of Saskatchewans Regina campus and Memorial University in At says campus prin cipal John it has proved a definite We have adopted our system on a trisemester basis to meet flexible needs and while it is not infallible it has worked for Archer said the trisemes T system was particularly take half a go out and get adaptable in courses such as en gineering when students could Mactical working md then return to complete Jieir STUDY YEAR ROUND At Simon the trlse mester system enables students a degree in 2 23 says in formation officer Dennis Rob The University of British Col umbia on the other hand has DO plans to enter the trisemester nor has the University of Both have summer ROTHMANS CALENDAR OF COMING EVENTS Phasing i cMHMnity molt Tbn nun RoJanaiu Spttial Ends Cmnn The with to public tiina jpten and mrfera itaji Win h milabla fat if eiirsi by to Promotion Bottoms of Pall Mall Canada 3403 8ft Strut Sooth East SATURDAY MARCH The Lethbridge Old Time Dance Club will be holding another of their popular oldtime dances of circle two at p at Assumption School 24th and 14th Live music with the Westerners Everyone Southminster Circle Square Dance Club regular dance will be held tonight at 830 Women are asked to please bring a box MARCH 7 Another hike snowshoeing trip will be held Interested persons are ask ed to meet as usual at the Civic Sports Centre at 9 For more phone the dub secretary at The Rothmans Weekly Calendar of Events is a service that is provided free of charge to all nonprofit oganizations in the In order that your organizations events are listed on the send the necessary inform ation by mail please to HELEN The JxHhbndge Herald MARCH t Southern Alberta Consultive Service Pottery Workshop will be held in the Potters Bowman Arts Monday and Tuesday from 2 to 5 and 7 to 9 and Wednesday from 2 to 5 MARCH 10 The WhirlAWays will Square and Round Dajice in Augustines parish hall Wednes day at All square dancers are wel and women are asked to please bring a box f MARCH 13 The Kinsmen Club of Lethbridge Skatathon will be held in the Adams Ice Centre Satur day at 7 The Lethbridge Sappers Association will hold a social and dance commencing at 8 p in the Mess at Kenyon All members and former engineers are wel MAY II Michaels Amiiliary will hold a Spring Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Nurses Residence at 1 The best tobacco can buy courses mraibbto to students who want In Carletan Univer sity President Davidson Dunton says there are students on campus every summer speeding up their P e r h a p s the government should consider giving some fin ancial support to these students who choose to go to school in stead of work in the he SERIOUS PROBLEMS Owen Univer sity of Lethbridge dean of arts and said studies on the trisemester system have indi cated it would produce serious financial mostly be cause of difficulties of staffing universities Holmes said a couple of American universities which had tried the system had just about gone and some of the political problems at Simon Fraser University appeared to be the result of its trisemester He suggested the U of Ls current program of a yearly summer session and interses sion comprised just other Jim U of L co ordinator of community rela suggested it was de batable that the minister ol external affairs would know more about the efficiency of a trisemester system than the universities who have studied the Maybe wants to get the government out of its unem ployment dilemma by im plying the universities take re sponsibility for Soccer results Toriesf pollution bill receives first reading EDMONTON CP The devoting most of the day to hot debate on the Friday gave first reading to an opposition bill which would create new laws to control water and soil ENGLISH CUP QuarterFinals Evemton 5 Colchester 0 Hull 2 Stoke 3 Leicester 0 Arsenal 0 Liverpool 0 Tottenham 0 ENGLISH LEAGUE Division I Burnley 0 Southampton 1 Chelsea 2 Blackpool 0 Leeds 1 Derby 0 Man City 0 Wolverhampton 0 Notts F 1 Huddersfield S West Brom 4 Man United 3 West Ham 0 Crystal P 0 Division II Birmingham 2 Watford 0 Bristol C 1 Bolton 1 Cardiff 4 Carlisle 0 Luton 1 Charlton 1 Middlesbrough 3 Swtadon 0 Mfflwall 8 Orient 1 Norwich 2 Bladtbum 1 Oxford 0 Sunderland 2 Portsmouth 2 Queens PR 0 Division IK Barnsley 2 Rochdale 2 Bury 3 Bristol R 0 Chesterfield 2 Shrewsbury 0 Gillinghant 0 Swansea 0 Halifax 2 Fulham 1 Preston 1 Plymouth 0 Reading 1 Mansfield 0 Rothertem 2 Port Vale 1 Torquay 1 Bradford C 1 Walsall 1 Doncaster 2 Wrexham ppd i Division IV Barrow 1 Aldershot 1 Bournemouth 3 Chester 1 Brentford 4 Southend 2 Cambridge 2 Exeter 0 Oldham 1 Notts C 3 Peterborough 1 Lincoln 1 Scunthorpe 1 Crewe 1 Workington 2 Newport 1 SCOTTISH CUP QuarterFinals Celtic 7 Raith 1 Hibernian 1 Dundee 0 Kilmarnock 2 Airdrieonians 3 Rangers 1 Aberdeen 0 SCOTTISH LEAGUE Division I Dunfermline 0 Clyde 0 Falkirk 2 Hearts 4 St Johnstone 0 Cowdenbeath 1 Mirren 0 Ayr 2 Division n Arbroath 3 Montrose 1 Berwick 0 Stirling 0 Brechta 1 Forfar 1 Clydebank 2 Albion 0 East Fife 3 Stenhousemulr 1 Hamilton 0 Dumbarton 3 Queens Pk 1 Queen of S 2 Stranraer 5 E Stirling 2 GOOD OMEN Mariners believed porpoises were inhabited by the souls of drowned seamen and brought favorable winds and good luck when they sported around a Pakistan date set KARACHI AP President Mohammed Agha Yahya Khan today ordered Pakistans Na tional Assembly to convene March 25 to draft a constitution for the countrys return to civil ian government Yahya Khans decision Mon day to postpone the assembly indefinitely led to five days of violence in the suburbs of East Pakistans primary Witnesses reported at least 20 persons died Friday in clashes between security forces and demonstrating Dacca was reported calm early As chief martial law admin I feel duty bound to re solve this impasse the president said in a 15minute speech read in English over Radio I cant wait Although the original assem bly was scheduled last Wednes day in Yahyas broad cast did not mention a location for the March 25 Yahya put off the constitu tional assembly after West Pak istans poEtioal Zulfikar Ali threatened that the delegates of his Peoples party would boycott the New Tory chief will be named HALIFAX CP Nova Sco tias Progressive Conservatives elect a new leader today in the first contest for the partys top post in 23 The party is out of power for the first time since 1956 follow ing a narrow defeat by the Lib erals last But thoughts of its recent misfortunes were far away Friday as PCs jamed a downtown hotel and campaigning for the three can didtes began in full As nominations closed Friday Gerald a for mer education ap peared to have an edge over John a onetime cabinet colleague and 39year old Mayor Roland Thornhill o neighboring Both Doucet and Buchanan hold seats in the The Bill Introduced by Bin Yurko PC Strathcona calls for establishment of a powerful Alberta Air and Wa er Polluion Control Commis The 12 member com mission woud develop pollu ion control and abatement set min imum standards and have the wwer to bring polluters be ore the Yurkos bill calls for ine for persons who operate an automobile without a pollu tion control exhaust device ap proved by the It also would provide for fines between and andor one year in jail for ex SOMETIMES CONSULT Highranking Indonesian poll titians sometimes consult Badu who claim soothsay ing and spellcasting Snow startles Romans ROME AP Snow spread confusion and disbelief across most of central and southern Italy two weeks before spring Romans awoke to eight inches of snow which by midmorning had turned to Officials es timated only about 10 per cent of the work force in the city of almost 3 million reached their Tn the hHl country a few miles a woman was found on a country road frozen to She was the only fatality re Romes Da Vinci Airport was and hundreds of towns along the Appenine chain from Florence to Sicily were Sweetheart Sweepstakes Winner r The main northsouth highway was cut in at least two places while a thousand cars were stranded on the road leading tc The Aalfi a famou tourist attraction for was white with snow for the first lime in 15 i won t manager of College Koyata of 3324 5 with tickets for a weekend Koyata was the winner in the recent Sweetheart Sweepstakes and won tho weekend trip for herself and her sweetheart to Cal flying to Calgary via Time Airways and staying at the International Weekend also includes meaU at the Internationals fine ceeding any of the standards set down by the If pollution resulted in death to the pollutor also woud have to pay the costi of replacing the The house also gave second reading to a government bill which would create a new de partment of the Yurko said the govern ment bill was disappointing be cause it offered nothing new In the fight against Tha only thing new was a reor ganization into one department I thought we could lay the foundation of legislation to meet the challenge of the fu not the Takes verbal sivipe Bob Dowling PC Edson took a verbal swipe at Health Minister James the man expected to be named minister of the who maintains that Albertas record in pollution control is second to Albertas work In pollution is not second to said Its second The opposition barbs raised the hackles of Buck SC Clover Bar who said Yurko pcietending to make himself the saviour of the people of He said the Progressive Conservatives pay nothing but lip service when they speak on If we could take all the peo pe hi Albsrta on a threeweek holiday across this Social Credit would be In of fice for another 105 Bucks remarks about Yurko brought angry shouts of shame from Uw Opposition Hugh Horner PC Lac Anne called Buck a dis grace to his constituency and said no member of the legisla ture works harder at or knows more about pollution control than They government are not big enough to accept expert ad vice when they get it said Debate on the government bill was New wilderness areas The legislature also gave first reading to a bill which would create three wildernes areas in the Rocky No deveopment would be al lowed in the areas and persons wishing to visit them would have to do so on Lands and Forests Minister Donovan Ross announced that Cline River Developments will be given permission to construct a to million re sort conipex on the David Thompson Highway west of Nordegg to west central Al The resort will have ac commod a t i o n for 500 guests and will employ 200 persons year Weather and road report ABOVE i ZERO AT SUNRISE SUNDAY SUNSET Lethbridge Medicine Hat Pincher Creek Calgary Peace River Edmonton Banff H 24 25 31 21 15 23 24 Prince George 35 34 Vancouver 42 Prince Albert 13 10 21 26 35 30 28 LPre 07 06 12 12 4 6 00 27 25 27 35 20 5 10 12 31 12 02 13 Chicago 42 35 Las 33 70 66 28 33 20 31 27 52 3 19 1 17 FORECASTS Letlibridge Today and Sunday Winds W20 and Lows 515 Highs Medicine Hat Today and Sunday Winds becom ing SW15 and gusty by Lows Highs Columbia To day clouding over this morn Snow beginning this after Winds rising to southerly 20 by Sunday mainly cloudy with a few snow Highs today and Sun 30 to 35 lows in the Olsoi recommend appointment OTTAWA CP Agriculture Minister Olson told the Commons Friday he will not rec omend the appointment of chairman of the board of grain to head the new Canadian grains The commlsion is to replace the old board April 1 under terms of a new grains act now before j Replying to questions by Jack j Mclntosh Current Maple Olson said he had talked with Hamil1 ton recently and told the board I chairman he would not be rec ommcnded to head the new Alclntosh asked whether the new chairman of the com mission will be a Liberal from the Olson said Forest Het a master farmer from would be a member of the grains commis sion when it is The agriculture minister said he had talked many limes to Hamilton in the List two years and he was well aware of my PLAN YOUR IRRIGATION REQUIREMENTS EARLY Mnka on and IPO about cur full lint cf irrigation QUAUFIED TECHNICAL ADVICE FINEST QUALITY EQUIPMENT SERVICE FINANCING TO SUIT BUDGET Cale Harris Dick Orsten Bert Erickson GENERAL FARM SUPPLIES courrs HIGHWAY PHONE 3273165 BOX 1202 OFFICIAL ASJVT flOO TODAY COURTESY OF AiViA Highway Carway to Nan there are icy Highway 3 mostly bare and dry with a few icy sec Highway 3 west from Fort Mncleod to the border lias icy Highwaj mostly bare and dry with icy sections around New Highway icy sections around Mountain View to Watorton there are icy sec lions Pincher Creek to Waicr long icy PORTS OF ENTRY Opening nnrt Closing Coulln 24 hours Canvay 9 a to 6 p Del Bonita 9 to 6 B 9 am to 6 B 24 hours PorthillRykcrts 8 to Chief Mountain 8 to B ;