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Weekend Events



8:45 a.m.: Fifteen-minute service in the University Memorial Chapel, conducted by Reverend Willard Learoyd Sperry, Chairman of the Board of Preachers.

9 a.m.: Meeting of new students in New Lecture Hall. Various matters concerning the choice of studies will be discussed. Attendance required.

10 a.m.: Appointment for conferences with Faculty Advisers. Each Freshman is expected to report to his Adviser at this hour with the study card which he received in his registration envelope. This card properly filled out and signed by the Adviser should be handed in as soon as ready at University Hall C. A fine of $5.00 in charged for study cards of new Freshmen submitted after 5 p.m. on Monday, September 27. Provisionally classified students may file their cards not later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, September 28.

2-4 p.m.: Examinations in Reading French and Reading German, New Lecture Hall.

8 p.m.: Meeting of new students in the Large Dining Hall of the Harvard Union. Speakers: William J. Bingham Director of Athletics; K. N. Marshall Secretary of the Union and others.


11 a.m.: Special service for new students in the University Memorial Chapel. Reverend Willard Learoyd Sperry will preach.

3 p.m.: Open House at Phillips Brooks House and Ten for Freshmen and Proctors.

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