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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - November 9, 1971, Winnipeg, ManitobaWinnipeg free press tuesday november 9, 1971 news wives want More than food ratio at meeting Twenty two to 400 the number of women in Aca Demic Fields has been declining since the 1930s, a woman pro Fessor said last week at the association of universities and colleges of Canada acc an Nual meeting in Ottawa. Lynn Mcdonald associate professor of sociology at me master University said the acc with 22 of close to 400 voting delegates As women upheld this sexual discrimination. In response to miss Mcdonald s statements 18 women delegates formed a caucus draft resolutions for the Confer ence. Marion Smith a Delegate and head of English and drama departments at Brock. University said although More women delegates attended this Confer ence than one in 1967, the numbers were still disappoint ing. Delegates to the conference Are appointed by the administration of each University she said. Twenty two universities responded to a letter sent from the acc to about 60 universities asking women delegates be appointed. The conference heard a report a profile of women in Canadian universities by june Adam of the department psychology at the University of Calgary Anc discussed discrimination against women in universities. Almost no women hold Senio academic said mrs building Campaign for Pioneer women Smith. She attributes the de Clining enrolment of women partly to the discouragement of part time studies. Little had resulted from the Royal commission on the status of women report she said and it is time to Start a asked to help women one in every three University students in Canada is a woman and the universities Are doing Little to balance out this ratio. This is the theme of a report on women in Canadian universities Given to the association of universities and colleges of Canada by june Adam depart ment of psychology at the University of Calgary. The association had its annual meeting last Veek in Ottawa. In her report mrs. Adam of mrs. Adam s Sample of 187 female full time students four fifths Are undergraduates per cent Are in graduate Stu Dies. Those six per cent Are predominantly in languages and blamed the lower number of in arts and science and Only six women students on inadequate financial Aid few part time Stu Dies Lack of Day care centres and Little Assurance that More education will guarantee better careers. Not Only Are women under represented at the undergrad uate level but they play a mini Mal part in graduate studies. Social sciences and Are working for a a degree. The report reads the higher the degree the poorer the representation of females relative to according to mrs. Adam s statistics women have even less representation in administrative and teaching posts at universities. Although most Winnipeg Council of Pioneer women s organization will hold a building fund luncheon . Nov. 23 at Kosh Pina synagogue Matheson Avenue. The luncheon culminates a Campaign celebrating the 50th anniversary of Motzet a Palot Pioneer women s sister organization in Israel. Donations in multiples of 50 Are being asked for a new Community Centre in Giva t a y i m Israel chairman is Freda brass. Nancy from Judy Bradshaw and Penny Green members of the Junior league of Winnipeg look Over some of the puppets being used in the league s puppetry program How the waste was won at the dress rehearsal monday in the planetarium auditorium of the Manitoba museum of Man and nature. The program will be presented in the auditorium for children in grades one to four every tuesday afternoon from nov. 9 to feb. 15. From feb. 15 to the end of april the show will be taken to several Winnipeg schools. Supermarket Chain on consumer rail to reduce 10 ibs. In one month Call 774-1504 m Jordans carpets id you now. 57 families Purchase Jordan carpets every working Day in Western Canada alone we helped them. Can we help you 1036 Portage ave. Adroit from . Open doily to . Fri. Till 9 . Phone 786-3339 Washington special giant food a Chain of super markets in the Washington area has joined the consumer movement. In the space of a single year giant s 94 stores have triggered Gladstone rent a car retailing shockwave far in excess of the size of the firm it is Only the nation s 19th largest supermarket the shockwave have come not merely because of what giant has done which is Sim ply to carry out the major ideas of Many consumer groups but because in doing it the company has made striking advances in sales and profits. Among giant s new moves to help the consumer introducing unit pricing. Under this controversial tech Nique items Are labelled by their Price per Pound or pint or quart As Well As per package. The system eliminates much packaging deception and allows the customer to know whether the Large Economy size is actually an Economy. Using open code dating. Products arc clearly dated so that the consumer can know How Long they have been on the shelf. Offering discount prices and aggressively Selling non polluting detergents and Recy cled paper. Giant has also run counter to the general fear of crime in the streets and stores. When other supermarkets reflected their alarm by closing at dark giant announced that its stores the Initiator of this revolution in a measuring cup is Joseph Danzansky the 57-year-old Law yer who has been president of the Chain since 1964. Though he is of course a Strong be Liever in the proper care and feeding of the consumer or. Danzansky is not unaware of the business possibilities of going along with an increasingly popular movement. For years we have had big labor big business and b i g he says. Now the consumer is joining in. Some Day hell be at the bar gaining table. Now he Only sits at the purchasing table but our company is profiting by the new attitude. It s Good Busi one of or. Danzansky s first moves in his consumer oriented program was to hire Esther Peterson a consumer adviser to presidents Kennedy and John son. Would remain open until mid night. But the Chain s most revolutionary idea is its test plan for nutritional Labelling. In the first phase of this test giant will provide extensive nutritional data on the labels of 10 House Brand canned foods. It will also put up posters with similar in formation on 48 meat Dairy and Frozen food products. It s a very significant con Sumer says Michigan senator Philip Hart one of the mrs. Peterson helped to re . Hospital offers Bonus Toronto up a Man carrying contracts offering about More than the cur rent Canadian rate of pay is in Ontario this week to recruit nurses for Johns Hopkins Hospi Tal in Baltimore my. Joseph Hess will visit Ottawa Kingston Kitchener and Mon Treal in addition to Toronto. An associate of his conducted a recruitment drive last week in Western Canada. Or. Hess said one reason the Hospital picked on canadians is because its director of nursing Doris Armstrong is a Canad an. Capital s most outspoken con but also we have a chronic i i shortage of nurses in the states had anything to do with j and we understand that you soak away tension with cow Brand soda lie Back and feel tension ebb a warm soothing cow Brand soda Bath. You la fee so so rested. And it s so pour i wish they Serena meets attract 170 Emit a team of nutritional advisers which included Ogden Johnson of the . Food and drug administration Jean Mayer of Harvard and former Nader Raider James Turner. They in turn came up with the test plan for nutritional Labell ing. Giant is giving Consumers tools they never had before at the Point of says or. Turner. It s an attempt to make shopping less like 60 min utes in a Jungle. It May also be the Start of an important change in our economic system bringing Consumers and retailers together to let manufacturers know what they initially or. Danzansky him self took a certain amount of convincing. He gave mrs. Peterson Many of the same arguments that she had heard in her White House Days that consumer projects Cost More and Hurt profits. Apparently they Don t. Unit pricing has saved us Money in the Long says air. Dan Zansky and it s Given us bet Ter inventory giant furthermore is now putting pressure on its suppliers in some cases to raise the product Quality. The firm has started notifying some of the largest food soap Vitamin and drug manufacturers that it won t handle certain items if questions exist about deception safety and other Quality mat ters. Of course Many customers Are not entirely ready for giant s kind of mailing. Unit pricing takes some concentration at first and vitamins Ca Lorie counting and the like re main a mystery to Many peo ple. Still the customers Are learn ing. This says Watermelon is More nutritious than an marvelled one shopper at a recently. And an other looked positively Delight people have crested. You might de when she said you mean More nurses than you be greens Chicken and Wate Mcl workshops on Fertility knowl Edge and control conducted by got jobs he said those who just graduated can Start at a year and experienced nurses can Start at Between and i on poor folks food is really Good for you that s going to be Good news at our Tea on wednesday St. Vital Assembly of the Ca Baltimore is less expensive to a team representing Serena 1live in than toront0 be said Nadian daughters league will inc. Of Hull que., were attend i and the Hospital provides free j hold its annual Tea 2 to 9 . De by 170 persons last weekend j for nurses j wednesday in Windsor masonic j . J Hall 596 St. Mary s Road St. Vital. Home cooking and hand work will be for Sale. About a of cow Brand into your tub. It also relieve packages. Medical coverage for of Jiu Tot w j j i about 60 persons Mosul their dependents. Young married couples attend i de saturday and sunday after. Noon sessions at the franciscan friary Edmonton Street. A French language workshop Sun Day evening at the pastoral Centre. Tach Avenue. St. Boni face attracted 310 persons. Serena inc. Instructs couples the syn into Thermal method of . uses body signs discharge 27x3 heightened the Date of the Foo the with Uvis a a car. periods of to to Tutti. Morning concert Tenor John Nelson and flautist Stuart Mcvey will give performances at a concert for the wednesday morning mask ale . Wednesday in the As Hall of Eaton s store. Tea Sale wednesday Empress chapter of the order the Eastern Star rih 2 to try handicraft 2 to 7 a Empire 1-577 women teachers Are assistant professors the Only position where they Aren t a minority is As lecturers and instructors. Besides being lower in number and rank states the re part women get less pay. For the 1965-66 academic year mrs. Adam lists the mean salary for male academics As about and for women about although discrimination against older women or those with pad s is rare she writes in every Field but Home eco n o m i c s male salaries Are higher than female ones. Claiming the universities duty is to Lead the Way in eliminating sex discrimination a acc committee on the status of women made 11 recommend d a t i o n s these encourage greater recruitment of qualified women for administrative and policy making bodies equal Sal Ary and vocationally directed Extension courses to retain women hoping to resume Ca Reers. The committee supported mrs. Adam s Appeal for More elaborate courses on the prob lems roles and contributions of women in society and More variety of part time courses for women. Women interested in continuing studies should have Access to Loans and Day care centres the committee suggested As Well As be encouraged to enter studies like Medicine Long considered male domains. The eighth recommendation of the committee urges acc members to offer maternity leave with full pay to female faculty members and makeup courses and Extension of dead lines for both single and mar ried women students. The committee on the status of women suggested that the acc set up a standing com Mittee on women in academics to report on any Progress made within the coming year. London organizers of conference for wives o members of the Institute o directors found they underestimated the Quality of directors wives. Nearly 200 wives and one Bachelor male a director o electronics companies in Hamp Stead took part in the Confer ence while the Institute conferred about big business in separate session. Since the British director s wife had never been mustered in mass before nobody knew what her characteristics would be. The conference organizers Brooke Bond Ono and the Good housekeeping Institute seemed to take the View her place is in the Kitchen and shopping for clothes. Cookery experts demonstrated recipes using the organizers products and Thrift As prominent ingredients. A panel of experts in fashion Beauty and housekeeping tried to an s w e r questions about top trends in and the current and future role of the director s wife. The panel was challenged from the floor by a director s wife who said the Standard of the conference was deplorable and wives were being told frivolous trivialities they already knew. Another wife asked whether since the intelligence of directors wives was presumably above average it was Worth while to come to such a meet ing to be instructed in making liver Pate. The Type of woman who is Here today wants to be told about challenging rewarding stimulating activities that she can take part she said. Ladies permanently by latest Elee truly Sis Short wave method safely the Dermie Institute 400 Boyd bldg. Portage at Edmonton 942-4110 established 1949 sunlight canaries. A 1 weeks 1 week Gran Canaria. 1 week Tenerife. Includes return Jet flight. Complimentary meals and bar service on transatlantic. Accommodation with private Bath most cocktail party transfers and resident sunlight agent. Departs alternate thursdays from dec. 23. 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