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Page 17 - Engineers, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, the American Institute of Electrical Engineers, and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers...
Page 645 - Resolved, That in all future written examinations for distinction and other honors of the University, each candidate shall attach to the written answers presented by him, on such examination, a certificate in the following words: 'I, AB, do hereby certify on honor, that I have derived no assistance during the time of this examination from any source whatever, whether oral or written or in print, in giving the above answers.
Page 400 - ... the best way to do it is to start young and take plenty of time. The chief criticisms of modern technical education result from the fact that we try to take the shop into the school, whereas we should bring the school into the shop.
Page 365 - Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people can be engaged in. That every man may receive at least a moderate education, and thereby be enabled to read the histories of his own and other countries, by which he may duly appreciate the value of our free institutions, appears to be an object of vital importance, even on this account...
Page 15 - On motion, the report of the committee was accepted and the committee discharged.
Page 366 - For my part, I desire to see the time when education, and by its means, morality, sobriety, enterprise and industry, shall become much more general than at present, and should be gratified to have it in my power to contribute something to the advancement of any measure which might have a tendency to accelerate the happy period.
Page lvii - The Proceedings of the Society, and such papers or abstracts as may be approved by the Council, shall be published as soon as possible after each annual meeting. 9. AMENDMENTS. — This Constitution may be amended by a two-thirds...
Page 284 - The object of this Society shall be to encourage original investigation in science, pure and applied: by meeting for the discussion of scientific subjects; by the publication of such scientific matter as may be deemed desirable; by establishing fraternal relations among investigators in the scientific centers; and by granting the privilege of membership to such students as have, during their college course, given special promise of future achievement.
Page 18 - Education shall be to examine into all branches of engineering education, including engineering research, graduate professional courses, undergraduate engineering instruction, and the proper relations of engineering schools to the secondary industrial schools or foremen's schools, and to formulate a report or reports upon the appropriate scope of engineering education and the degree of cooperation and unity that may be advantageously arranged between the various engineering schools...