Novemer 23, 1934, Page 1
COUNCIL TO PROTEST
21 CCNY EXPULSIONS
Letter Asks Reconsideration;
Of Heavy Penalty
Since the letter to President
Frederick B. Robinson and Dean Morton Gottschall , of C.C.N.Y. asking
for an open trial with counsel defense for the students concerned in
the anti-Fascist demonstration was not sent out by November 21. A
committee was appointed at the Student Council meeting Wednesday to
reexpress the sentiments of Council in a letter more in accord with
consists of Harriet Ulman, chairman of Student Loan; Sylvia Wener,
vice-president of Student Council; and Rosalind Satenspiel, upper
In the letter drawn
up by the committee yesterday, Council requests the C.C. N. Y. faculty
to reconsider and perhaps ameliorate the penalty imposed on the
students concerned in the anti-fascist demonstration.
centered about the problem of sending two delegates to the Negro Study
Forum, which is to discuss a line of action in the Scottsboro case.
Since no delegates had been sent to the Anti-War meeting because it was
a club under Council's jurisdiction, it was felt this same ruling
applied to the Negro Study Forum. Helen Friedland. president of Student
Council, pointed out that the delegates to the Negro Study Forum
meeting would not have any vote. It was decided to send two delegates
to the meeting.
committee, to revise and reword sections of the constitution was
appointed by Student Council. It consists of Jean Cassel, lower senior
representative; Ruth Katz, president of the lower junior class; and
Shia Freedman, chairman of course of study.
committee, which is to prepare a new electoral system, consists of
Adele Towbin, sophomore class president; Marjorie Sprake, assistant
treasurer; Cora Schleider, assistant Bice-president; and Ethel Drexler,
chairman of classification.
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