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Page 248 - The Sheffield Scientific School is devoted to instruction and researches in the mathematical, physical, and natural sciences, with reference to the promotion and diffusion of science, and also to the preparation of young men for such pursuits as require especial proficiency in these departments of learning.
Page 246 - In quick succession, colleges, departments of science and independent institutes have appeared in every State. Of these, not a few have adopted the methods here followed or have called to their support those who have here been trained. For one such institution, now celebrating its majority, permit me to acknowledge with filial gratitude, the impulses, lessons, warnings and encouragements derived from the Sheffield School, and publicly admit that much of the health and strength of the Johns Hopkins...
Page 184 - Resolved, that a young man casting his first ballot in 1892 should vote for the nominees of the Democratic Party.
Page 185 - Resolved, That the time has now arrived when the policy of protection should be abandoned by the United States.
Page 246 - Professors Silliman and Norton have opened a laboratory on the College grounds for the purpose of practical instruction in the applications of science to the arts and agriculture.
Page 176 - I wish to be useful, and every kind of service necessary for the public good becomes honorable by being necessary. If the exigencies of my country demand a peculiar service, its claims to the performance of that service are imperious.
Page 168 - His handsome face, his manly bearing, and his glorious strength, made that gentleness and goodness which won our love, the more illustrious. I well remember, while in college, riding out one day with a classmate of his, and passing him, as, erect and light of foot, he strode lustily up a long hill, and the enthusiasm with which my comrade pronounced this eulogy, ' There's Henry Camp, a perfect man, '. who never did...
Page 328 - Chairman of the Managing Committee of the American School of Classical Studies at Athens, and President of the Archaeological Institute of America.
Page 274 - ... desirous of pursuing the fine arts as a profession, and to awaken and cultivate a taste for and appreciation of the arts, among the undergraduates and...