School closed today at one o'clock. - The library closes today and will not be open during vacation.- School will resiime its regular work on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 1888.- The exaaiinations in the minor studies will begin about Jan. 12, the first being in arithmetic. - The Christian association had a very pleasant time at their social at Prof. Perry's last Friday evening. - Lyceum No. 1 holds its meeting tonight instead of tomorrow evening. The debate is, Resolved, That the jury system should be abolished. - A large number of juniors enjoyed themselves at the home of Willie Cheever last Saturday evening. Games were played, music rendered, and the evening passed away very pleasantly. - The names of those who are to take part in the junior exhibition, in March, were read in chapel Tuesday, and the following were the lucky ones : Thomas Chalmers, John D. Duncan, John Quinn, Lewis G. Whitehead, Harry Kandall, Jeanette Baldwin, Ella Bennett, Lola Conrad, Alice Cramer, Grace Laraway, Carrie Sperry, Julu B. Southmayd, and Jessie B. Penny.