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.i ' i " Life is shorty and it is sinful to waste one s time. •Albert Camus The Rhododendron Volume Fifty-Six 1978 APPALACHIAN STATE UNIVERSITY Introduction 4 T. McAuliffe and F. Hunnicutt Academics 58 Dave Cook Greeks 114 Nicki Loudermilk and Cindy Boll Sports 144 Steve Payne and Tom Patrick Features 214 Shelly Devine and Linda Beam Organizations 288 Christy Hansen Classes 320 Kent Washburn Introduction 3 Save My Mountain . . . What attracted the first mountain settlers to this demanding terrain is a question yet to be answered. Bitter cold winters and rock-strewn farmland extracted its price in sweat, hardship, and death. Perhaps the relief of Spring, the mild Summer, or the glorious Autumn obliterated the memories of pain. Whatever the opiate, the first settlers endured and called these mountains home. Tomorrow, four-lane highways will bring more and more visitors to the mountains once isolated by their own difficult accessibility. Land development and real-estate profiteering continues with little or no regard for the natural beauty and simplicity of the region. As for the days when a man ' s only asset were his calloused hands: ' tis a time that will soon be no more. i " i i. " . jM m ' m r gil l ' Introduction Introduction 5 Introduction . . At What Price? Traffic snarls and an impossible parking situation have demanded the four-laning of Rivers Street and the creation of temporary parking facilities on and off campus. As enrollment reaches the anticipated ceihng of ten thousand students, construction must necessarily continue to ease the growing pains. Under the guidance of Dr. W.H. Plemmons, the building boom of the sixties was thoughtfully planned regarding the increasing needs of our institution. With further growth inevitable, it is our hope that the greatest care be taken in the preservation of the natural beauty of Watauga County. bitroduction 7 As a result of its incorporation by the state ' s university system in 1968 Appalachian State University has been assurred continued growth and improvement. This begins to fill its role as a major university, a wider ' array of educational and cultural opportunities will also be made available. Because of this, our institution is on the verge of becoming a complete educational and social experience. This year our Speech and Communications department has moved into its new facility, which houses a new radio station for WASU-FM whUe boasting a television studio. This New Arts and Speech building also contains studios for the many talented artists at ASU. In the realm of science, a large greenhouse is being constructed beside the Rankin building which will permit valuable first hand experimentation. The academic demands in the sciences are increasing and our departments intend to keep pace. Our College of Business, long recognized for excellence in the state, enters its second year in Johnny Walker Hall. With the assistance of such benefactors as Walker, a business degree from ASU should become one of the most respected majors in the South. As Appalachian State Teacher ' s College, the state ' s public schools looked to our institution for quality educators. Today, ASU continues in that tradition, as seventy-five percent of our grads remain in this state. Music majors at ASU, now enjoying the most diversified curriculum ever, can look forward to a new facility in the near future, so can our Industrial Arts majors. The campus infirmary, long deemed inadequate, will soon be replaced by a structure five times as large, replete with para-medical training facilities. Introduction W4f ' To supplement the materials of learning, our library must also be expanded. In the face of this expansion, stately Watauga dorm must be torn down. In its place, a fifty-thousand square foot library addition will be built. The academic quality of any university depends upon the resources of its library, but with the loss of Watauga dorm, we sacrifice a link with the past. Not only that, the dorm ' s residents must relocate in an already critical housing situation. Privately owned apartment houses are springing up Hke milk-weed, but more housing is needed. Plans for more dormitory space are in the offing, with millions of dollars awaiting expenditure, and officials expect results by the Fall of 1979. In our sports minded culture, a university ' s athletic program can do much to establish recognition and identity across the nation. At ASU, every athletic facility is being expanded. Conrad Stadium is being remodeled, with a new press box, field house and fifteen-thousand more seats. For the recreational athlete, Broome- Kirk Gym is renovating the showers and dressing rooms. More recreational facilities will be constructed in the future as the ASU student athlete continues to enjoy them. Even the oft maligned " Duck Pond " will benefit to the tune of a one hundred-fifty thousand dollar landscaping and drainage project. The increased traffic flow will be eased by the widening of Rivers Street to four lanes as the campus will begin to dominate the terrain of Boone. These, and the many other pervasive developments at our university will contribute to the development of well-rounded college graduates. It will bring the ASU grad the recognition and credibility required to stake a claim in whatever field of endeavor he or she chooses. Introduction 9 New Currents On Campus- The Physical — - k - — - i fe i 1 : fsfe 1? ii SaS Sferi Stately Watauga Hall faces the wrecking ball of progress as the library expansion plah calls for its demolition. FLOOD! A stream of students swell the city of Boone each fall, bringing with them a vitality that enlivens this speedily growing region. A great debate now simmers regarding the positive or negative aspects of this annual migration. Nevertheless, student life continues, sometimes indifferent to the wants of the townsfolk. Millions of student dollars pour into the economy of Boone and Blowing Rock, and the effect upon the area ' s growth is obvious. Some townspeople understandably resent the change this growth has brought on, but Uke the swollen streams of spring, this flow cannot be stopped. Step right up! Moving-in can be Umberger and Karen Parton. - r.ri good exercise. Just ask Kathy A woman ' s touch is what every dorm needs. It ' s not so bad with a little help from your friends. 12 Moving In «.A ' ??S . ■ ' (. " ■ Chuck Gallagher and JeanA ' Abee take the clan on a walking tour. Parking Space? Do you have a reservation? Below: Terrell Tate piles it on Debbie Balai, who could use a shoulder to cry on. I 1 1 P W v B 1 r Moving In 13 While many colleges are struggling to fill their classroom rolls, ASU is enjoying an avalanche of interest from high school seniors throughout the South. Certainly romantic tails of Apre-Ski weekends have had something to do with the trend. Now it appears that ASU ' s academic allure is contributing. The result has not only been overcrowding, but due to increased competition for vacancies in enrollment, perhaps the brightest freshman class in our history. .« ' c ' OPPOSITE PAGE: Varsity Gym is the scene for registration as students race with quickly closing sections. Inset: Wanda Self faces decisions. THIS PAGE: Above: Mike Kaiser finds the stuff headaches are made of. Below Left: Where can a fella get a cold beer in this town? Below Right: Mike GUbert edges in at Drop-Ad. SGA Puts Their Heads Together Student Government at ASU has perhaps never been more visible than in the fall of 1977. A summertime full of planning by president Hugh McCuUen and his cabinet was manifest during the first weekend back in Boone. The " Anti-suitcase " weekend was designed to provide attractive entertainment on campus, at little or no cost. Bonnie Raitt opened the action on Thursday night, and she rocked the Farthing crowd with her typically passionate concert. Monty Python came to ■ 1 iV . Ml 16 First Weekend the cinema Friday night, and Saturday was a day filled with relays, sack races, apple bobbing, seed spittin ' , and much more. The night brought " The Blue Ridge Ramblers, " pig calling, clogging, and a square dance. A Sunday afternoon concert on the mall with fiddler Buddy Ro brought the festivities to a close. The weekend was an ernest effort on part of our SGA to make student life at ASU more enjoyable. Over the remaining school year, they would offer even more of the same. OPPOSITE PAGE: Top: If you think this apple-bobbing gig is easy, try it sometime. Middle: Tug-of-war was hotly contested all day. Bottom Left: BUI Petree is into this melon. Bottom Right: Passing Lifesavers back and forth on toothpicks could be riskv but brought some counles closer together. THIS PAGE: Top: Sanford Hall was the back-drop for the egg-toss competition where gooey hands were the rule with but two exceptions. Bottom Left: Chris Stout shows astonished onlookers what it takes in watermelon eatin ' . Bottom Right: Bonnie Raitt is passion personified as she presents her own distinctive style of jazz-rock. Campus t Life r n V ' tHJe t. -:-,,.■ ' .■ ■■■■■ ' ■:■ ' ' W " ■:: ' When Livm THIS PAGE: Lower Left: It ' s a watery free-for-all as SGA Special Projects Committee wheels two laundry carts filled -with water balloons onto Sanford mall. Upper Right: Onlookers anxiously await the result of Ed RatLiffe ' s throw as he tries to dunk outgoing SGA president, Mike Broome, during May Day Play Day, 1977. Lower Right: A quiet moment to read one ' s mail is enjoyed by Penny Matthews and Kim Kxuegar. Easy ••r pvc- ? ' 20 Campus Life -r ▼ David Hobson digests while keeping up with the Appalachian News. OPPOSITE PAGE: Robert Bradshaw has a good " touch " with most students, but this dude looks skeptical. Below: Military training at ASU assures an eveready defense and physical fitness too. Jim Woodward cools it outside the hbiaiy. Mike Maybin rela.xes in his dorm, plannin ' some happenin ' s. Above: Wrestler Charlie Sciandra and Ike Anderson peddle concessions at Homecoming. The Wrestling team pitched in at Soccer games also, to help cover expenses. Below: ASU is in the heart of Blue-Grass Country. 24 Campus Life Above: Buying a graduation ring is serious business. Center: This wild bunch gathered between Justice and Gardner to prepare for the wildest panty raid in recent memory. The women loved it and not once did they load up their panties with bricks. Campus Life 25 And at soinetime we discover in our long stay what college is all about. Sometimes that realization comes in small but evergrowing spurts. 1 26 Campus Life 1 But, sometimes that realization ca ' ?riifi ?i ' Bii-«t once, and the difference between passing and failing are those midnight hours, cups of coffee, and red eyes. 1 28 Seasons w is .v:wmiLiUjfmw - ' - " There is something special about the mountains, the way they move your spirit with all the awe-inspiring scenery and the dramatic change of seasons. Seasons 29 30 The Rock The Rock 31 V ' ,:. . a Si l : ? ;t " ■ .- r- - I ' - ' rS ' Swi -v To Brew Or Not To Brew One of the phenomenae that affects a vast lajority of the brains of a vast majority of the :udents at this institution of higher learning is Dnne eight miles down the road to the east. The town of Blowing Rock becomes to many linds, a hamlet consisting of seven or eight uildings, e ch dedicated in its own way to the erennial pickling of the population of ASU, oone, Blowing Rock, Watauga and Avery ounties, and the Greater Northwestern North arolina area. To take on this tremendous jsponsibility in such a quiet and unassuming lanner verges on greatness paralleled only by the freck of the Hindenburg, the onset of Fonzie -shirts, Lend-Lease and the reign of Hugh IcCullen. But you all know aye-bout the Rock, don ' t ou all? Well, I don ' t. Or didn ' t. Maybe still don ' t. That ' s one reason I got saddled with this ssignment. So now that this little opus is nished and my fingertips are healing (very icely, thank you) I am one of the areas ' lading authorities on the ol ' Rockola, right? Don ' t bet your brew bread on it, boobie. Thus it begins. Armed only with wits (half of lem anyway) and my trusty photographer, I hose the democratic way in picking the first jstive hofbrau to visit. P.B. Scott ' s was the first ne out of the hat after 6 and 7 8. P.B. Scott ' s - Big talent for BIIIG bucks, errific. A big buck barn, barn, bam. bam .... t ' s like listening to a group on an inverted edding cake inside a bale of cotton. But they re innovators. To my knowledge no one else as offered to sponsor a dinner theater. Antler ' s - I felt like making a poor pun about eing horny, but it ' s been done. Antler ' s tries to iffer a little bit of everything and falls short of he goal. And the Tampa Bay Buccaneers and he ASU Mountaineers lost a game or two. A our by four dance floor, three big pinball ames, two noise levels (loud and louder) and a lartridge in a pear tree. And a carpet that hasn ' t Iried out since Noah stopped for a short snort. I was going to write something about the lookstore but I don ' t know what they ' re calling it this week. The Jazz Parlour - Of the many swill stops along the way, this hoohah hut has a small semblance of class. While the music is repeated occasionally, the aspect of jazz keeps it from being monotonous. And best of all, in comparison the crowd is usually quiet and courteous. The Villa Maria -Somebody buy the place! If you do buy it, consider that George Alvan comes with it. Trying to find an intimate spot is as easy as finding a parking space. Disco lives, unfortunately and people will continue to shake their booties and other parts of their anatomies. I ' m, just jealous. Trained Bear Syndrome, I have. Coordination I lack. Holly ' s - A wonderful place if you just want to sit, drink and talk. Which is what I like to do. Food, too. Expensive, too. Hard chairs, rough tables and some of the nicest people to serve you. And the damnedests skeet shooting game that ever cheated me out of trophies. When you pull this tired tome from your bookshelf twenty years from now and gaze at the pages over your midnight bowl of cornflakes, you, of you are among the Rock Rider Group, will sit back and say, ' That fool didn ' t know what he was talking about. " You might be saying that now. But opinions au like. . . you know, everybody has one. There is still the fact that students have to travel some 8 miles to find whatever enterainment they want. Boone can ' t offer much more than Buzz Burgers and the next showing of Smokey and the Bandit. And Boone will stay dry as long as there ' s a Baptist drawing a living breath and the spirit vendors in Blowing Rock can pull a voting lever. But try to imagine beer in Boone. Actual weekends where students are in Boone between the hours of 6 p.m. and 4 a.m.? Raping, looting, pillaging and worse. It would make the sacking of Rome look like a Tupperware party. Thousands of dollars in lost traffic ticket revenue for the state? Unthinkable. Communistic. So why not have beer on campus: On tap at the B.I.? ' Fraid not. No Wey! by James K. Flynn People by nature need places to congregate and things to do. No matter what the games may be, from working out at the gym, to running with friends, or riding the wind on man-made wings, to dropping eggs out of windows, or just general killing time at the dorm with a close friend. The games people play are as individual in styles and practices as they that play them. Games People Play 34 Games People Play Games People Play 35 36 Games People Play Games People Play 3 7 38 Games People Play Interacting with people and learning to cope with new situations are some of the most impor- tant assets learned in a college situation. At a par- ty, competing, coping with children, interest in the opposite sex, or just plain fun, we each learn a little bit more about our fellow man. Be the ex- perience depressing, exciting, or happy, we always come out of it a Httle wiser. Games People Play 39 J- •« -« ' ' ■ ' .J 1 k 1 1 ■an individm 42 Games People Play Games People Play 43 Si ' . r iJ : f Tj -- ■ rt llli ' f :V i ' . ? Whenever the first few flakes of snow fall, you can go outside and hear many voices crying, " It ' s snowing! It ' s snowing! " But soon the excitement fades, and snow is just as ordinary a thing as the cafeteria or eight o ' clock classes on Monday morning. Besides those first cries in recognition of the first snowfall, there is another significant indication that winter is finally here. A big drop in the abundance 46 Games People Play of trays is always noted in the Cafeteria or the B.I. as students prepare to challenge the awesome " President ' s Hill. " Another pretty good indication of snow is when your roommate enters the room with something behind his back and proceeds to lay a three pound snowball lightly across the side of your head, or you wake in the morning to find someone has gra- ciously left a small mound of snow in each shoe. Games People Play 4 7 Still further little clues that snow has fallen are: getting hit with a snowball while taking a shower; laughing at someone falhng on ice and then proceeding to plant your posterior beside them; jumping up in the morning to find that there is no hot water or to find your room quite able to keep a coke good and cold without storing it in the refrigerator; and finally, hearing someone say in disgust, " Oh Great, It ' s snowing again. " 48 Games People Play Vhe Glory Of Winter •sSb H «nB . . and sometimes you just wish for times when it was a bit warmer. Games People Play 49 50 Homecoming ..ajsti ' rs: . ' ■ - ; Homecoming 51 52 Homecoming am Homecoming was something. Yosef got hitched, Price got stiffed, and the entertainment remained an " in-house " affair as ASU ' s own Jazz Ensemble carried the weekend. Homecoming 53 A lot of people complain that if it isn ' t snowing up here it ' s raining. But rain is the only way to cool off a day that would otherwise be hot and miserable. It ' s the only way to clear off all that gray and black tinted snow that ' s been around for a long while. It ' s a signal that spring is on it ' s way. Even though rain may make the day gloomy and depressing, it always gives us a sign that happier days are ahead just around the comer, and somehow that ' s very comforting. rainy day awakening 54 Rainy Days Miim =uiff mii I ' tt ' r it. " ' Kti :Mi±t Um ?r ' 1f% X A Question For Many Generations The Great Debate Since before Hiroshima, the Atomic Energy Commission has overseen the development of domestic nuclear energy reactors. Billions of dollars, public and private, have been spent for the implementation of a chain of reactors. Private corporations, G.E. and Westinghouse among others, began to develop their own reactors in hopes of government contracts. They were heavily staked by public funds, to research nuclear power plants, and in turn, produce energy cheaply and reap larger profits. Much was at stake when protests were heard voiced against the proliferation of nuclear power. The biggest complaint of the anti-nuke forces was the absence of a feasible long-range plan for the dis posal of the toxic wastes left by nuclear reactions. These wastes will be our problem for thousands of years to come. You can ' t just pour them into the ground, although one disposal plan calls for just that using salt mines in Wyoming. So far the anti-nuke forces have been successful in halting any such disposal method. They have brought an opposing view into the public focus and in so doing, ended the tyranny of the AEC. The AEC now is constructed into two offices. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) will replace the AEC, and the Energy Research and Development Agency (ERDA). will begin to explore the limitless field of alternate energy sources. Solar, wind, and tide power had long been conceived, but never had a concerted effort of research and development taken place. We have exploited our environment for her irreplaceable resources, kiOed great lakes and rivers, and made the air we breathe unfit. Now we are held at bay by utUity companies up to their necks in capital investments proposing our earth ' s crust be filled with toxic wastes —poisons that will bear radioactive properties for thousands of years to come. The time has come to live within our threatened ecosystem ' s limits. If we don ' t, we ' ll be making a mistake we can ' t live with. Tom McAuliffe Nuclear power is a reality. For twenty-one years the fissioning of the uranium atom has been used for peaceful methods, for the benefit of mankind, to create heat for the generation of electrical power. At Shippingport, PA, in 1957, commercial electrical power was first generated and today nuclear power is a growing part of our electric system. In North CaroUna, about 25% of our electric power is generated by the atom, and the savings to consumers are substantial. In 1976, Duke saved each customer $63 because of its nuclear power generation. Using nuclear power is both good and bad. The good is that it is cheaper than using fossil fuels, it does not pollute the atmosphere, and that it saves our fossil fuels for other purposes. The bad is that the fissioning does create radioactive products which must be disposed of safely. This is one more price we must pay for our technology. Some other trade-offs we think are necessary are the automobile emission products, the chemical wastes from manufacturing, the carbon dioxide buUd-up in our atmosphere due to the burning of fossil fuels, the sulfur oxides put into our atmosphere by electric generating plants burning coal and oil. This latter amounts to 17,000 milHon tons annually. Many state that nuclear power is dangerous, that it kills, or sickens inhabitants near the stations. There has never been a fataUty in the commercial nuclear power industry due to radioactivity or the nuclear process in the 21 years it has been functioning. Fatalities may well occur some day. Compare this record to other industries: coal mining accidents, black-lung disease, oil fires, railroad accidents, brown-lung disease, trucking, kepone poisoning, etc. In all of man ' s activities, there are ever present dangers, but still the benefits are considered worth the risks, and, I think, so is true of the nuclear power industry. Man ' s technological progress, which we call standard of living, has many pitfalls which are considered effects due to the chemicals added to our food products for preservation and for more rapid growth of plants and animals. About every 8 to 10 years, the demand for electricity has doubled. How can this generation of electrical power be provided? I agree with Tom Dalyell, a writer for the British magazine New Scientist, who writes in the September 29, 1977 issue, page 816, the following: " For my own part, I cannot hide my impatience with those who are beating the anti-nuclear power drum, and will Usten to them only if they give a solemn promise that they themselves will go without electricity in 1987. " Dr. W. C. Connolly -ASU Dept. of Physics J.C., Jr.-Westinghouse Electric Power. Annual Review of Energy, Vol. 2, 1977. 56 Nuclear Dilemma ,?3 " W- ■i vv. • icJia! Cornerstone of an Institution Belk Library, in the middle of campus, and central to the university because of its function as the academic center of ASU, will have a new face in the coming months. Reflecting the educational expansion of the university, construction will begin in the spring of this year, with completion anticipated in November 1979, some twenty months later. Besides having the capacity to accomodate an additional 200,000 volumes (a 66% increase) and about 500 more seating spaces (for a total of 1800), the new building vdll feature 52 additional enclosed study carrels and a 24-hour room which will function independently of the library and offer students an all-night study hall where they may smoke, drink coffee, and snack. Louisa Montero-Diaz takes advantage of the audio-visual lab. Dr. Reirnan, coordinator for long range planning for the university , displays a model of the future library . 60 Academics Nancy Huskey checks out a tape recorder, one of several A-V materials available from Joe Bob Poteat in the audio-visual room. Ingestions for new book titles may be given to ck Love and Mrs. Day, desk supervisors at the nary. .Above- An additional 200,000 volumes will be added to Belk Library when it expands. The Appalachian Room, located on the second floor of the library, contains momentos, folklore, and information about the Appalachian mountains. Academics 61 62 Academics Financial Aid at ASU Our Door is Rlways Open Wlien You Need it Most More than one-half of the student body at ASU depends on some kind of financial aid to stay in school and earn their degree. Under the direction of Steve Gabriel and Wes Weaver, about six milhon dollars in Federal, State, and private funds are distributed to applicants each year. Without this aid, many students would never attend a single class. Each year, ASU ' s Financial Aid Office applies for federal funds to conduct a National Direct Student Loan program. Uncle Sam also underwrites the College Foundation, a non-profit organization that funnels monies of private financial institutions to needy students. The federal government not only guarantees the loan, but pays the 7% interest rate. As with the National Direct Loan, the note becomes due nine months after the student leaves school. Grants and Scholarships are available on the basis of need and academic excellence in order to ease the climbing costs of education. Approximately 1500 students participated in State and Federal work programs, administered on campus by the ASU Financial Aid office. According to Wes Weaver, the programs are designed " to help as many students as possible and to make school a reality for those who otherwise could not enroll. " " Our door is always open. " Wes Weaver and Financial Aid director, Steve Gabriel, are ready to listen to you. Academics 63 The Edge Accessible professors make the difference Because the " publish or perish " stigma is not as marked as it is at many other large universities, students at Appalachian are afforded a rare opportunity for access to the professors and Ph.D ' s within their departments. Besides being available to the interested student during his non-teaching hours, most of Appalachian ' s professors teach not only graduate and upper-level courses, but survey courses as well, and even the non-major is exposed to a department ' s finest professors. This, combined with the many avenues that are accessible at a large and expanding university, enable the resourceful student an unusual opportunity to give his schooling a meaningful direction. In Academics, we have highlighted some of these students and revealed many of the options available to the enterprising Appalachian student. Paul West, Chairman of SGA Academic Affairs, gets some needed assistance in the use of the sliderule from Dr. Olander. Dr. Dewel oversees Robert Richards on the electron microscope. Dr. Stines and Jim Barnett hai ' e a laugh over Plato. 64 Academics Dr. Montaldi and Susan Davis check for bacterial growth on a streak plate. Clark Johnston gets instruction from Dr. Richardson and Dr. Kitchens in the computer room of the Math Dept. Academics 65 The thrust in Elementary Education today is to encourage co-operation and stimulate a " help one another " attitude among children. The idea is that if a healthy attitude toward education and their peers can be instilled in children at an early age, when they are learning simpler tasks and there are fewer ways in which to make mistakes, then they will take a positive attitude into their upper academic training. The trend is best seen in contemporary teaching techniques, such as " Self-Concept Work " (where teachers reinforce a child ' s natural curiosity and teach him that he can trust himself and others) and " Mainstreaming, " in which children with special needs, such as the physically handicapped, are integrated into the regular classroom. Another emphasis is on teachers as role models — education students are taught that teachers ' relationships with one another are an important source of imitation and in order that children may develop peer-group helpfulness, they must first perceive it in adults. A particular feature of Appalachian ' s Elementary Education curriculum is the Middle School Program, which limits methods courses and places more emphasis on the academic role of the teacher in grades four through nine, has been studied as the best program of its kind in the nation, and shows good employment potential. Teaching Mark DTeibelbis thinks the most important qualities in teaching youngsters are empathy and imagination. 66 Academics A Unique Experience Noel Todd is doing her Student Internship, where she teaches a college prep Senior English class. The primary objective of the Department of Secondary Education is that the teachers-to-be achieve academic competence; therefore, emphasis in the curriculum is upon the discipline a student wishes to teach. Secondarily, there is a focus in education courses on skills development and the psychological and cultural aspects of education. In education, several innovative options have entered the curriculum so that a teacher might have a better understanding of the diverse cultural settings into which he might enter. The " Multi-Ethnic " and " Urban Education " courses expose students to the cultural dynamics encountered in metropolitan areas. " Appalachian Education " , a part of the Appalachian Studies Program, focuses on problems peculiar to the Appalachian region. These secondary courses not only benefit students by strengthening their skills in dealing with unique educational problems but by helping to illustrate to the future teachers the value of empathy and the importance of adaptability. Noel Todd. . . ' The key word is exchange. I have learned that all ideas aren ' t immediately accepted by students and that a teacher must be able to offer up ideas for careful scrutiny by her students and must be willing to participate in a dialogue of differing ideas. Academics 67 Students With A Special Job A senior in the department of Special Education begins his year at Broughton Hospital in Morganton, where he is not only called upon to put his undergraduate training to use, but is exposed to the ways in which a major institution operates. During his Broughton experience at either Western Carolina center or the Correctional Facility for Juvenile Offenders, the student works with the moderately to severly retarded, the emotionally disturbed or those with learning disabilities, in addition to carrying fifteen hours of course work. The six-month practicum is part of the Special Education Department ' s " applied training " program, which entails a year of observation in Watauga County, his work at Broughton, and finally a student internship in the public schools, insuring extensive practical training for the student and exposing him to working conditions in numerous environments. Above: Lynne Okita patiently instructs an earnest student. Right: Comforting is an important part of teaching in the Special Ed. department. 68 Academics Debbie Link tries to convey meaning in understandable terms. , Pat King, a faculty supervisor in Morganton, tests ' vi: ' - a child. Individual instruction is s tressed. Academics 69 Communication- Clinician ' s Key A unique feature of the Department of Speech Pathology is their clinic in Edwin-Duncan Hall which enables the department to lend its services to northwestern North Carolina while offering its students the benefit of professional experience as part of their undergraduate curriculum. Because a combination of schooling and professional training is viewed as his best possible preparation, the speech pathology student spends as much time in the capacity of clinician as he does in his undergraduate courses. In addition to their work in several public school systems, student clinicians work at the Watauga Nursing Care Center with stroke victims and at the Hardin Park special school. Top: Beverly Brinn coaxes a preschooler in Speech Pathology Clinic. Right: Rhonda Smith is captivated by Quince Cody ' s eyes and enunciation. 70 Academics NOTICE! .EASE DISREGARD THIS NOTICE Media Lab Accommodates Students Eddie Alford uses the opaque projector. The Media Lab, a facility open to students, houses mimeograph machines, movie and slide projectors, overhead projectors, and numerous other services. Under the auspices of the Educational Media Department, the lab functions to facilitate students in their classroom activities. Several instructors man the lab and teach students how to use the machines, such as the mimeograph (for nmning off many copies of an outline or paper), the projectors (for showing slides or movies), or the overhead projector, which may be used to enlarge outlines, graphs, or pictures on a screen or may be used to trace graphs or pictures. Imaginative students can enhance any presentation by employing any of the services available to them in the Educational Media Lab. Another facility operated by the depEirtment is the Children ' s Library, the only one of its kind in the Southeastern United States, where Elementary Education students, in particular, become acquainted with child-oriented literature. Mark Cunningham dry mounts a collage of souvenirs from a New York trip. Mike Leggett operates the copy camera. Academics 71 Our Product Considered to be one of the finest departments in the nation, Industrial Arts and Technical Education is one of the few departments on campus that can claim 100% employment for its graduates. In-depth skill preparation, or the intensive " learning by doing " approach that is the department ' s educational focus, has been adopted by universities across the United States. The sucess of Industrial Arts at Appalachian is reflected in its registration rate. In sixteen years, registration in the department ' s courses has grown from forty-six to more than a thousand students. To accomodate for the fantastic growth of the department, planning for a new building, with more space and improved facilities, is underway. Mitzi Huarst uses a blowtorch to melt down scrap metal. Fred Garvey and Delle Brookshire work with the silk screen process press. 72 -icadeinics Above left: Tim Currin concentrates in involved woodcarving design. Above: Mike Lowish checks the hardness of his hammerhead with a Rockwell Hardness Tester. Left: Janice Bellinger buffs cuff links. Below: John Johnson takes a short cut with the handsaw . Academics 73 The Music Department Dr. Phillip Paul conducts an evening seminar on the French Horn, This horny trio backs up the Jazz Ensemble. Dr. Saffriet checks the occlusion of his Master Voice class. I ICc ' il r ifii S s iar Moves In Eighth Notes The numerous abilities displayed in outstanding concerts given by groups ranging in size from the fifty member University Symphony to the Jazz sextet and solo instrumentalists demonstrate the wide breadth of activities supported by the Music Department. The Wind Ensemble, the University and the Chamber Singers and the Glee Clubs provide a rich source of entertainment and enjoyment for the university. The Music Department also annually sponsors the Contemporary Music Festival, when a well-knoviTi composer visits Appalachian for a week and participates in many of the activities hosted by the department. Music students work diligently ;— in class and in many out of class sessions in order to master their instruments. Acconci atASU The fourth year of the Appalachian National Drawing Competition saw Vito Acconci, a widely-celebrated Canadian conceptualist, judge pieces entered from every state in the nation. Under the direction of Judy Humphrey, the ANDC has grown from a competition of regional scope to an art show with national participation. In addition to its significance as a prestigious event, the competition serves as an invaluable teaching aid, complementing the secluded working atmosphere of Appalachian by exposing art students to current concepts and trends. Along with other exhibits and artistic endeavors supported by the department, the evolution of " Pinions, " one of several cultural magazines published by students of the university, has proven extraordinary under the guidance of Mary Shultz. Vito Acconci visited the ASU Campus for four days in February, conducted several displays, and judged the Appalachian National Drawing Competition. 1 X 1 JBHI mr ¥ K H " • • . i ••••■ 1 i 8 b m sl Above: The art studio gives Micheal Hudley room to grow. Left: Charlene Moore and Becky Gaffney catch different vibes from Cathy Waiting ' s " Musical Piece. " Below: Karen McPhail and Allen Coleman scratch the canvas for other pursuits. Business is Cooking in Home Ec. The attractive ladies are still there, but the Department of Home Economics ' curriculum is doing much to dismiss the outdated conception of the little lady who takes a B.A. and becomes a housewife. In addition to the standard degree program in Home Economics Education, there are three business-oriented majors offered by the department. " Foods and Nutrition " , accredited by the American Dietetics Association, is a rigorous course which requires a Chemistry minor. " Housing Interiors and Equipment " majors take courses in drafting along with several other Industrial Arts courses and attend Food and Nutrition Expositions in Charlotte. The course of study of the " Clothing and Textile Merchandizing " degree candidate culminates in a spring trip to 7th Avenue in New York City. The department ' s emphasis on training competent individuals in germane fields of study is reflected in the 97% placement claimed by Home Economics ' graduates. Donna De Vita at the drawing table Robin Williams and Kitzi Gray fit a dres Debbie Wilcox and Robin Williams testing fabrics. Objective: Field Expertise Cadets sit thinking on their way to the war games. During the year, rappelling, orienteering, markmanship and other exercises are mastered by ROTC students in weekly laboratories that culminate in a Spring Field Exercise commonly called the " War Games " . In the War Games, underclassmen are given a timetable to meet certain objectives— seniors are there to see that they do not. The all-day execise proves valuble not only as a test of skill and discipline but as the best training experience students can recieve. Mike Hawkins and Butch Wardlaw, senior antagonists in the war games, were awarded second and third place respectively in the ROTC First Regional Summer Camp. Cadets prepare for the start of the war games. First year ROTC students are taught the basics in appeling. Academics 79 P.E. Opens Services To Students Besides the six degree programs offered within the " academic umbrella " of the Department of Health, Phiysical Education, and Recreation, there are many unique minors such as " Dance " and " Athletic Coaching " (for non-majors), and other associated activities, such as the Intramural Campus Program, sponsored by the department. Increasingly, students are taking advantage of the extended time and facilities made available to them by the Intramural Campus Program. In addition to scheduling more hours in the gym and the swimming pool, the program ' s director. Dr. James Avant, has been able to open other areas of Varsity Gymnasium for use by students, so that the Rehabilitation Room, containing a universal gym and other weigh-training equipment, is now scheduled for students, and an archery range is available two nights a week. The opportunity to exercise is a privilege that should be open to all students and Dr. Avant and the department should be commended for making their services more available this year. Dr. Larsen checks for sharks in his Aquatics Management class. Students work on technique in Wendy Fletcher ' s Dance class. 80 Academics Andy weight-lifts for greater staying power. Job Potential 100% in Driver ' ' s Ed, Students have been given greater use of the P. E facilities through the work of Dr. James Avant. In ' Advanced Tecniques ' students master maneuvers needed for driving in poor conditions. " Flexibility " is an important word to seniors approaching graduation and the job market. The number of degrees on the market and the resulting devaluation of the diploma has meant that a college graduate can no longer be certain of employment. A program offered within the Department of Driver and Traffic Safety Education that gives a graduate a great deal of flexibility enables him to obtain teacher certification in his major and work toward a concentration in Driver ' s Education. The results speak well for themselves— 100% employment for students graduating from Appalachian. If you are looking for ways to enhance your job marketability, it ' s an option to explore. Academics 81 I ' M OK YOU ' RE OK ...But what about them? I Though Counselor Education and Research is primarily a graduate department which trains development specialists to serve as advisors and counselors in public schools, universities, industry, and government, the department sponsors several programs which benefit the entire university. On the academic level, professors bring their counseling experiences into " Life and Career Planning, " a class which generally services freshmen and sophomores who aren ' t certain of the academic course they wish to pursue. Through testing and discussion, students leave the class having achieved not only a better understanding of their own talents and aptitudes, but also of their occupational and social preferences. Another service made available through the department is the Psychological Services and Counseling Center, where students can go for everything from academic and occupational advising to personal counseling. Above: Isoclene Hargett finds that she ' s okay in Sandra FerreU ' s ' Life and Career Planning ' class. Right: Psychological serinces is eager to help. E£K OaN3£L A 6 Academics 82 Academics 83 For eight years, between its authorization in 1926 and the estabhshment of the Great Smoky Mountain National Park in 1934, individuals and communities that existed within the Park ' s boundaries were relocated by federal order. Recently, in an effort to examine community history and the impact of displacement on individuals and communities, the Park Service commissioned ASU ' s History Department to restore structures and explore the family histories of those displaced. Dr. Pulley directed work at the site of Little Cataloochee, once an isolated, self-sustained commimity in Haywood County, NC, and found in speaking to several of the individuals involved in the abandonment of their homes, ambivalent community are still allowed reunions every year and they bury their dead at the site of the old tovvmship; they love the area and consider its ground sacred. When they first relocated, they felt, of course, great resentment. However, today, many of those who joined other communities consider that their move was the most significant and auspicious event in their lives. The opportunities presented to them by their n ew environments enabled them to grow and prosper in directions not open to them in their isolated mountain environment, and though they view Cataloochee through the eyes of their youth, they consider themselves members of another time and another place. This couple was removed from the area that is now the Great Smokey National Park on its establishmetit in 1934. Dr. Roy Carroll had an encounter of H ' the 4th kind, when he met wasps, r while cataloging structures in the " Hannah Cabin. Department 84 Acadetnics 1 Restores History Academics 85 Debbie England argues with members of the English Group that Hemmingway was wrong about Fitzgerald. Generated by student interest within the department, the English Group has met weekly in informal sessions this year, inviting guest speakers, discussing the writing of group members, and examining ideas generated in their classes and by speakers visiting the campus. In addition to members of the English faculty who have shared their ideas on literature and writing with the group, several speakers from other departments, including Helen Latour of Foreign Languages, Susan Hilton of Watauga College, Linda Welden of Communication Arts and Jim Stines of Philosoply have spoken at the group ' s | invitation. In March, the English Group, whose membership has grown to include students from several other departments, sponsored four Appalachian students in the English College Quiz-Bowl Competition, competing with other North Carolina schools in the fields of EngHsh and American Literature. The group also joined Jim Stramm in publishing a highly-regarded arts journal, the Cold Mountain Review. More Than Literature Roland Mathias, a Webh poet, spoke in several English classes and an evening session. The English department sponsers an annual trip to Europe. 86 Academics Communication is Our Business As classical as forensics and contemporary as T.V., the range of activities sponsored by the " Communication Arts " Department enables students to express their own talents through extra-curricular activities in debate, theatre, and broadcasting vv hile providing a source of entertainment and enjoyment for the rest of the university. Through the department, the Forensics Team, under the direction of Dr. Terry Cole, sponsors its own invitational tournament, and, in an effort to debate the finest schools, itself travels as far as Mississippi and Ohio. In these intercollegiate debates, only one topic is addressed throughout the nation every year — the complex nature of the issues and their topicality (for example, " What are the limits of presidential power? " , " How do we prevent another gas shortage? " ) make for an engaging and informative exchange for participants and spectators alike. Concerning communication along more modem lines, an effort recently has been made to obtain privileges for television broadcasting — if they are sucessful, then ASU will have the capacity to broadcast university activities and the potential for an exciting instructional facility. There ' s a possibility that WAS U-TV will obtain its own channel for broadcasting events on the campus videotapes. It would be a strong addition to the Communication Arts curriculum. Academics 87 Experience The Dialect The key word describing the new directions explored by the Language Arts curriculum is " applicability. " Recognizing that conversance with foreign languages is not only essential in the academic world, but in economic and social spheres as well, imaginative professors within Language Arts and other departments have constructed several interdepartmental majors that enable students to gain certification in both a business - oriented field and a foreign language. Under the direction of Dr. William Tvirpin., Economics, several students are currently enrolled in courses of study that combine economics with a foreign language, and there are options in the curriculum that allow for other business-related combinations. The physical boundaries of the economic world are shortened everyday, and the necessity to overcome language and social barriers is imperative - the dynamic career orientation offered in the Language Arts curriculum is an intelligent response to the need. Department Tours European Countries This page: Several summer trips have been co-sponsered by the department of Philosophy and Religion. One of the most unique learning experiences offered in the Appalachian curriculum can be found in the Summer Study-Abroad Program, which the Department of Philosophy and Religion has co-sponsored several times in the past few years. Open to all students, the program enables them to tour various European countries and benefit from academic instruction from professors who integrate the literary, historical, and philosophical significance of their visits. Six hours credit are awarded to students for their attendance at lectures and for keeping a daily journal. A typical expense of $1195 covers air transportation from New York and back, hotel rooms, two meals a day, field trips, insurance and tuition. In 1976, a group touring Greece and England visited Stonehenge and Old Bailey, where they witnessed the British court in session. Students who participate in the Study-Abroad Program enjoy an unique and enlightening experience. Far left top: Latin lives in several courses taught by Dr. Latour. Far left bottom: Students keep up on the latest in French and Spanish L.P. ' s and tapes in the Foreign Languages Lab. Practical Politics Taught To integrate the practical aspects of politics into the theoretical slant already existing in its curriculum, the Political Science Department offered several courses this year under Tom Mackey, a veteran campaigner of both congressional and presidential races. Mackey, a graduate of the University of Baltimore Law School, brings to his classes his experience in polling, public relations and other political duties acquired in the presidential races of Robert Kennedy and Jimmy Carter, and the two congressional races of Andrew Young. To introduce his students to the feel of a political contest, Mackey relates many of the consequential moments and decisions of his experience in campaigns. His curriculum is skill-oriented. His texts enable students to identify and gauge the significance of various members of the media. The technical skills of writing and interpreting polls are taught. With a daily examination of the headlines, Mackey lends insight into the political machinations of the Capital. The experience the campaingner brings into his classes gives students the opportunity to acquire the skills necessary for their initiation into the political arena. Tom Mackey, who was active in campaigning with Robert Kennedy and Jimmy Carter, finds Jody Powell and his lady friends make the headlines again. High school students recreate the United Nation ' s scenario, a program designed by Roland May. 90 Academics Mechanical Tutors and Computers Ever wanted to refresh your trig? Needed some work on your algebra? Wanted to learn how to use a computer? Self-instruction in all of these is now available to students through " mechanical tutors " in the Audio-Visual Services room of Belk Library. The auto-tutorial program, designed by Dr. Robert Richardson of the Math Department, consists of a wall-chart dictionary of alphabetically indexed subjects and 160 three to ten minute explanatory video-tape cassettes. Thousands of students have used the tapes to supplement their Math courses, though the service is open to any student. About a dozen schools in the Southeast are investigating the program and West Virginia State College has already implemented it. A valuable service offered to non-majors within the Math Department ' s curriculum is the three week hand-held computer module in Math 1010. Made possible through a grant from the Center for Instructional Development, the course introduces many students to the mathematical operations that are faciHtated by computers. Dr. Perry integrates theory with practice in his Math classes. Captain James Cole of the Starship Enterprise, is chagrined to find he can only move in Warp 6. Academics 91 PHYSICS IS More and more, students are being turned on to the many innovative courses offered in the physics curriculum. Physics is fundamental to nearly every academic discipline, and the professors of the physics department have worked with imagination in designing courses that are tailored to the specific needs of other departments while communicating the fundamental principles of the natural world. This is accomplished through stream-lining the mathematics involved and by integrating demonstrations into lectures that enable a student to experience phenomena at the time he is creating a model in his mind. The " demonstration approach " is expensive and time-consuming, requiring great effort on the part of the professor, but the impression these demonstrations have upon his students is well worth it. Besides the major curriculum of study, some elective courses that supplement other departments are " Physics of Sound " (music majors), " Biomechanics " or the physics of sports activities (health-related majors), " Printing, " " Medical Physics, " and ' Radiation Safety. " Dr. Nicklin watches Nancy Commack get a 500,000 volt charge from the Van de Craaff. Dr. Connolly built this rotating track to demonstrate Newton ' s First Law of Motion. 92 AC.4DEMICS Dr. Mamola takes the balloon test. Liquid nitrogen shrinks the balloon, demonstrating to a visiting high school class, the relation between temperature and the volume of gases. The observatory is open every two weeks, when the moon is in its present phase and during a moon- less sky. A schedule is posted at the observatory , or may be picked up at the physics office. Mark Slater gets a long lesson in " Conservation of Momentu m " from Dr. Rokoske. LEARNING BY DOING ACADEMICS 93 Biology : The Study Of In addition to laboratories in which students examine everything from intra-cellular components to fungi and the physiology of the nerves, the Department of Biology supports several unique programs in the life sciences. An environmental studies area, located behind the Center for Continuing Education is the site of many field trips during the year and makes for a nice hike for any Appalachian student. The department also sponsors many overnights into the Blue Ridge and also more extensive trips. Recently a group hiked through the Rocky Mountains. To facilitate plant studies and research, work will be completed this summer on a new greenhouse. The Herpetarium, supervised by Joe Williams, a graduate student, is open to students, and houses many turtles and snakes, including rattlers and copperheads - Fluffy, the boa constrictor, has her own glassed-in cage in the hallway. Professors withing the department integrate these facihties into their lectures and labs to make Biology an interesting and exciting discipline to study. The Environmental Studies area makes for a nice hike throughout the year. Dr. Bond and Dr. Momtaldi ponder the fate of some mycrohactrium in the Bacteriology Lab. 94 Academics Our Living World ' oe Williams with a friendly a herp. ' he Greenhouse will be ready for use this summer. Dr. Soeder, of Chemistry . joined the Biology department on an extended trip west. Academics 95 Chem Students Committed For most students, happiness is completing the four or five chemistry courses necessary for their life science degree; however, for a special few, satisfaction can only be gained with " Physical Chemistry " or " Qualitative Organic Analysis " in their curriculum. The rigorous course of study that leads to a degree in chemistry includes several requirements not demanded of other majors. Attendance at the Senior Seminars, where government and university researchers visit the campus every Friday afternoon to present their current findings, is encouraged. Senior research, leading to a paper and presentation before the faculty, is required of every B.A. candidate. The demands of a chemistry major are difficult, but for the committed student, there is a good deal of satisfaction to be found in an intimate knowledge of the molecular world. David Heavner, a graduate student, is doing his research on the isolation of hydrocarbons from ferns. Chemistry majors keep up on the current research in Friday afternoon seminars. Dr. Si ik and Dr. Rliyiie display their new lab manual, the royalties of which are donated to the A.R. Smith Scholarship Fund. The two men also collaborated in designing a self-paced Introductory Chemistry course. 96 Academics Department Takes Mexican Trip fea At the site of an Aztec ruin. Dr. Harvard Ayars ponders the fate of generations past. This indian wandered into the camera ' s view of an A: tec ruin. The learning experience generated last year by their two trips to Oaxaca (pronounced Woe-ha-ca), Mexico, where the center of the Aztec Civilization once flourished, has led the Anthropology Department to propose a permanent base of operations for study by university faculty and students. The anthropological significance of the site is tremendous - Monte Alban, the movm tain top city that served for thousands of years as the Aztec capital, is located in Oaxaca, and contains many archeological sites in its ruins. Several different Indian groups Uve in the region and Dr. Harvard Ayers, who has supervised the Mexican trips, regarded the immersion in other cultures, in which his students actually participated in the history they were studying, as the best educational opportunity they could receive. The potential for zoological and botanical study is also great — with in three hours of Oaxaca are such diverse environments as the snowbound Sierra Madre del Sur and the tropical Forest of the Gulf and Pacific Coasts. For the more temperate individual however, the climate of Oaxaca averages a delightfully dry 80°. The tequila is good there, but the mescal is better. Academics 97 Alternatives in Correction A crucial problem confronting America today is how to deal effectively with the criminal offender. The failure of current criminal policy is reflected in a rising crime rate, prison rectivism rates, (50-70% of those sentenced to prison terms will be sentenced again on being released), and by the fundamental inhumanity of confinement when there are alternative methods that can lead to rehabilitation. We spoke vwth Prof. Aaron Randall, who is doing research in the field of corrections, about the ineffecacy of current correctional methods and about some alternatives now being explored. Traditional penal policy, primarily retributive, has focused on the individual that led to a criminal character, and recommended a just punishment in relation to the severity of the offender ' s crime. Some critics today, however, feel that the state deflects responsibility from itself when it centers on the offender and does not seek ways in which to alter his environment. The most effective way to deal with the child-abuser, for example, who it is generally believed was once a victim of child-abuse himself, is not through punishment, but in providing him with insight into the problem and by changing the enviroment that leads to the attacks on his children. The frustrations that are inappropriately dealt with when a parent abuses his child are not far removed from the frustrations of the ghetto teen who quits school to support his family then, unable to find an adequate job, turns to theft or robbery. A flaw in retributive policy is that in seeking to punish the individual it often neglects factors, such as the home and school environment, which may play a major role in provoking crime, and which, if altered, might prevent it. Another shortcoming of retributive correctional policy is that it tends to incriminat rather than rehabilitate individuals. In addition to the social and personal adjustments he must make in relating to his new environment on the outside, the ex-inmate is often shunned by all those except people involved in criminal activities: the stigma he must bear as an ex-con often limits his employment opportunities. The problem of how to deal effectively with the criminal offender is very complex and there can be no easy solutions. However, several alternatives to imprisonment are currently being explored. Community-based programs give youthful offenders, usually the products of disrupted homes, the benefit of 98 Academics supervision by dedicated individuals who serve as positive role models. Often there are trained counselors who live in or visit the homes. Wilderness programs for adolescents have proven effective in teaching the youths the value of working vdthin a group, and in helping the children attain a degree of self-reliance and confidence in dealing effectively with the world. For adults, work-release programs, in which the individual spends some part of the day in prison, but works and is sometimes given free time of his own on the outside, are being implemented. Volunteers have helped by visiting inmates who are sometimes allowed out once a week for dinner or a movie. Ex-inmate organizations work at sensitizing the public to the problems of the inmate and at smoothing the transition made by ex-cons by assisting him in locating a job, and if necessary, a home. Though it is too early to evaluate the rehabilitative effectiveness of these alternative programs, preliminary evidence indicates that they are at least as effective as institutional programs and cost a fraction of the $10-$25,000 it costs yearly to maintain one inmate in a prison. It seems necessary that we explore these other alternative methods of correction if we hope to eliminate the determining factors of criminal behavior. Dr. Randall spoke with the Rhododendron about alternatives to our current penal policy. Geologists Backpack in Southwest The Geology Department sponsors many field trips throughout the year so that students may benefit from practical experience in the field as they are learning survey methods and identification techniques. Besides weekend excursions to local sites in the Blue Ridge, more extensive trips to sites with more complex formations such as Texas and New Mexico, are supervised by the department about every six months. Backpacking reduces the expense of the trips greatly (a trip to New Mexico would run $25 for transporation, $50-$100 for food and recreation), though students must be prepared for any kind of weather - last summer, a group in the mountains of Wyoming spent some of their time in snow and rain. On that trip, the group hiked twenty-five miles into the mountains and weren ' t below 10,000 feel during their field experience. This spring twenty Geology students and faculty took advantage of the extended vacation to study in New Mexico. The Geology department sponsers extended trips to the west about every six months. Academics 99 Expansion Unchecked " Community and Regional Planning, " an important degree program within the Geography Department ' s curriculum, stresses the planning and preservation of rural environments. We spoke with Dr. Robert Keber, advisor to the planning degree, addressing the issue of Boone ' s expansion and its concomitant corruption to our mountainous environment. Keber emphasized the need for a broad public consciousness concerning the directions that Boone ' s growth is taking. Boone is no longer a small, quaint mountain village. With 13,000 people, it is the 39th largest and fifth fastest growing city in the state. Yet with no enforced growth management policy, Boone still operates with a small-town mentality. The city maintains one of the five worst water systems in the state in terms of supplying its citizens with adequate quantities of water. Boone is the largest city in North Carolina with a volunteer Fire Department. It seems clear that a conscientious growth program must be implemented in order that Boone may enter her new age while preserving the radiance of her youth. Above: Students cannot locate Boone in the map room of the Geography department on fifth floor Rankin. The room contains many detailed maps of areas in the U.S. and is open to students. Right: Dave Hedberg sticks a mountain on Uganda on Dr. Stillwell ' s relief globe. 100 Academics Boone ' s Businesses Boom - At What Price? i T With no enforced growth management policy, Boone has seen a great deal of expansion with little consideration for the area ' s beauty. Academics 101 m Economics Professor Brashear is known for his stimulating lectures and free wheeling humor. Dr. Bu tts xeroxes the day ' s accounts. Darrell Conn works in the second floor computer room. College Gains oothold in Business World Carol Curran is mesmerized by the fig ure s . Academics 103 Tom Eilis : Businessman Tom Ellis, Housing Director of the Center for Continuing Education, took his degree in Accounting from the Business School in 1977. Ellis spoke with us about his start in business, offering ideas and insights into the initiation of the business school graduate into a business or management firm. Ellis bagan work as a part-time employee at the Center during his junior year. After working the front desk the next summer, he was offered an internship at the Center in Business and Management Training. His work was well-regarded and he began training for a permanent position as accountant his senior year. Ellis comments: " An employer likes to hire someone who is conscientious and easy to work with. He likes to see an individual with both immediate and career goals, maybe a plan for the next ten years. A graduate entering an establishment should remain adaptable. Sometimes he will be hired not for the skills he thinks are important, but for those his employers think he might develop. It is a good way to gain experience and broaden employment possibilities. It is important for the new-comer to not only familiarize himself with the style of the company, but to keep an active imagination for modifications which might improve efficiency; simply because he has not become accustomed to the old ways of doing things he will sometimes see a better way. Top: Tom Ellis checks the reservations flow chart. Bottom: Working as Housing Director, Tom often has to work late hours. Here he gives a late night visitor some information about the Boone area. 104 Academics Gaining Credence: One explanation for the current boom in business is that as industry has become more competitive, there has been an increasing need for specialists in administration, accounting, economics and education. Appalachian ' s John A. Walker College of Business provides students with one of the outstanding business schools in the Southeast and prepares them through its curriculum, internship program, and computerized job placement service, with their best opportunity to enter the business world. One of three accredited business colleges in North Carolina, and the largest undergraduate business program in the state, the school is administered by a young and dynamic dean, Dr. Richard Sorenson, and a faculty that, though young, averages several years of practical business experience. A feature of the curriculum are the courses taught by executives-in-residence, specialists from industries vital to North Carolina, who give a special orientation to the economy and administration of their particular industry. Every year the active internship program sponsored by the college sends about thirty students into business and industry for fourteen weeks. Over 50% of the past 400 ASU interns have been offered full time jobs with the company where they did their internship. Finally, the computerized placement service maintained by the College of Business has enabled students to gauge what service will be most attractive, now and in the future, to various companies in business and industry. Besides enabling students to make intelligent decisions about the course of their curriculum, the placement service keeps companies across the Southeast up to date concerning the availability of ASU students for their business. Through its dynamic programs in job placement, internships and its curriculum, the College of Business has become one of the foremost programs in the Southeast . Kathy Higgins has a few hours left of accou n ting ahead of her. Gary Moser checks his program. The extesnsive sophisticated equipment in the computer room was furnished for students when the department moved into John Walker Hall. Acadeinics 105 Watauga College Watauga College is well known as an experiment in living and learning, where freshmen and sophomores, housed in a coed dorm, participate in a unique academic program. The residential college, which has been studied by experimental programs across the Southeast, enlists an imaginative faculty, and stresses student involvement in its team-taught, interdisciplinary curriculum. The real social benefit of Watauga is its sense of community, which facilitates the adjustment first-year students make from the closeness of family and home to university, providing an environment which fosters both personal and social growth. In addition to the broad co-corricular program which features a bi-monthly Artist and Lecture Series, a Career Speaker Program, the Watauga Newsletter and its own darkroom, this year Watauga initiated a Study Skills Progam, funded on an Exxon grant, in which twelve trained sophomores and juniors advise and help prepare freshmen for the academic rigors of college. Classes in Watauga College are conducted in an informal atmosphere and stress student participation. Susan Hackey advises students in the lounge of Watauga College. 106 Academics Students relax with a tune. The Experiment Continues Joe and Mary Watts have been the guiding force of the college for six years. A new addition came to Watauga when Joe IV arrived this winter. Their titles are Assistant Director and Resident Director of Watauga College, but Joe and Mary Watts have meant more in their six years of involvement vi ith the program than any official designation could suggest. Joe and Mary have been the young program ' s guiding force as it evolved through curriculur changes, dorm moves, increased enrollment and expansion. They feel that they have had the freedom to develop their talents and interests in their years with Watauga, and have learned to relate to all kinds of people and situations, but with the addition of Joe IV, know they must have more room and privacy — and so, next year Watauga will be without Joe and Mary for the first time. Though their future plans are uncertain, the couple would like to stay in Education and remain in the mountains. Academics 107 A Campus in the Capital Did you get out to the hills when the leaves turned this autumn? Take a walk in the first snowfall? There is a great deal to appreciate in the quiet splendor of the Blue Ridge. But did you know that Appalachian has a claim on the city, too? Two Appalachian campuses: one, a block from Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., and a fifteen-minute walk from the Smithsonian Institute and National Gallery of Art; a second in New York City within walking distance of Soho, Little Italy, and Wall Street. The cost to Appalachian students, visiting on business or pleasure, is minimal. Next time you feel like you have to get away, why don ' t you make it a nice trip? The App House was obtained through the energies of Roger Stillings, English, and Richard Rupp, the , . r i . r . , 7 r , , , -Ti view from the grounds of the Library of Congres Graduate School. ■ ' ■ ' j J s f • % A Campus a walk from Wall Street. Left: The Art Department oversees activities in the New York Loft which can accommodate groups of up to twelve visitors at a time. Below: Stu dents profit from exposure to stimulating environments at Appalachian extensions in the city. A four-day program in New York, including transportation, runs students $40.00. A night in Washington costs S6.00. ra Siktf Josie Bebb-- Chemistry " I had done some work in Chemistry for my Biology major and got interested in Chemistry. My duties as a teacher and duties as a student don ' t conflict, they reinforce each other. " Graduate School Individuals seeking professional status and greater freedom within their field attend graduate school. Because the rigors of the curriculum require discipline and commitment, the grad student generally has a firm idea of where he is going and what it takes for him to get there. In general, the older a person is and the more work experience he has had, the better he will do in graduate school. The minimum requirements for admittance to the Graduate School are a 2.5 overall grade point average and a 3.0 in the student ' s major; a 3.0 mist be maintained during graduate work. Acceptance is also based on scores from the Miller ' s Analogy Test. At Appalachian, the largest graduate programs are in the departments of English, Education, Business, and Physical Education. The Rhododendron spoke with several students in the Graduate School about their ideas on and opinions of graduate study. 110 Academics iliG Smith- ' Enslish " l ' ' fee to read and discuss books. I am able to use what I teach, in my oum studies. I wish there was more time to teach. There ' s so much I could learn from experience. Exploring Another Option Richard Bibey- Agriculture, Biology " I ' d like to help people with their crops, especially in my own country, Kenya. I ' ve known I wanted to do something in Agriculture since I first started in school. " Academics 111 Ciirricuhim and Faculty: The Cornerstone of an Institution. Upon thisfoun dation a great un iversity is com ing in to its own. , ! - ■ - J i GRG€k9 COMG MC i 114 Greeks Greeks 115 GR€€k9 me 116 Greeks DIhO 9POTLIGHK If C FIRST ROW: Joe Norwood, Jupp Rice, Mark Christopher, Dale Hubbard. SECOND ROW: Terry Lawrence, Mickey Smith, Randy McCaslin, Doug Coley. INSET: Dino Debernardt —Advisor. till. .c»m .1 3 I Mji. i ..fli a¥ fwff w FIRST- ROW: (Senior Panhellenic) Robin Floyd-President, Maria Diamadurds-Vice President, Kathy Leach, Cindy Camp-Treasurer, Diana Williams-Secretary, Leslie Davis, Pat Layman. SECOND ROW: (Junior Panhellenic) Libby Murphy— President, Karen Waggener, Wanda Ammons, Nancy Held— Secretary, Donna Osborne-Vice President, Mary MacSpell, Terry Rhyne, Cheryl King-Treasurer. The Interfraternity Council (I.F.C.) is the representative and governing body of the six national social fraternities at Appalachian. It is the purpose of the I.F.C. to promote and foster the fraternal, intellectual, and social interests of the fraternities. The I.F.C. coordinates and provides services in all areas of fraternity affairs through dynamic and innovative means. Fraternity Rush, Greek Week, Beach Trips, Workshops, and Fund Raisings are just a few events sponsored by the I.F.C. The American College Fraternity is an institution as old as our nation. They have been a unique and integral part of the University scene providing an individual an opportunity to enhance his college experience. Fraternities provide an individual experiences encompassing leadership, scholarship, social activities, athletics, service projects, and most importantly, lasting friendships— brotherhood. P f1HGLLGMIC Appalachian ' s Panhellenic Association is composed of two separate but interacting councils— Senior Panhellenic and Junior Panhellenic. Panhellenic stresses unity between sororities while acting as the governing body for them. Meetings are held weekly to organize their overall objectives and to put into action activities that will accomplish their goals. Senior Panhellenic is made up of two initiated members from each sorority. These girls represent their sorority during all discussions and voting and serve as a medium between their sorority and the other three. Scholarship plays an important role in sorority life and every year during Greek Week, a scholarship award is given to honor the sorority who achieves the highest scholastic average. Greeks 117 ! mM Ai m The main goal of Kappa Alpha Order is to expand social life among the Brothers and to create responsibility for the betterment of community and university relations. Some of K appa Alpha ' s service projects include a roadblock for Muscular Dystrophy, collection of money for the Heart Fund, and giving aid and assistance to the flood victims. Kappa Alpha has held various social functions throughout the school term. During the fall semester there were informal parties after each home football game, a Homecoming Dance, and a Christmas Formal. In the spring they held their annual Pig Roast, Old South Week, and took a trip to the beach. SITTING: Mac Baker, Tommy Rice, Richard Barnett, John Pace, Frank Byrant, Dennis Felker, Alan Clayton. FIRST ROW: Mark Langlois, Doug Coley, Jeff Price, Scott Radcliffe, Anthony Blackman, Wes Sessoms, Paul Auten, Stan Reece, Dell Hinson, Rob Holton, Dean Fink, Greg Klein, Don McNew, Dale Terry. SECOND ROW: Kenneth Bost, Lee Varner, Craig Wagoner, Allen Greene, Mike Mills, Joe Norwood, Charlie West, Bob Brassill, John Williams, Chris Senior, Clay Daughtridge, Jeff Augustine. 118 Greeks raUTHGm BGLLG9 FIRST ROW RIGHT TO LEFT: Beth Hyre, Lenette Stallings, Brenda Young, Donna Sharpe, Karol Lynch, Penny Mitchell, Nancy Dixon. SECOND ROW: Tess Auman, Caroline G. Scott, Bonnie Lee, Ann Johnson, Dawn Daughtridge, Cindy Cuddy, Kathy Coggins, Renee Camp, Teresa Bell, Janet Bateman, Carole Monk, Margie Davis, Vickie Radcliffe, Stephanie Hall. Organized in 1976, the Southern Belles main purpose is to expand social life through affiliation with Kappa Alphas. These girls act in a supportive roll in both social and civic activities of the chapter. This year, the Southern Belles helped their big brothers in many ways. They held parties for them and assisted them in their drive for Muscular Dystrophy. They had a big brother week in which the girsi gave presents to their brothers and helped them in many ways. Greeks 119 IGMi PHI GPSILOM i E FIRST ROW: Terry Sabiston, Jack Pennington, Greg Johnston, Bucky Howald, Butch Wentzel-President, Fred Hardimen, Rick Starnes. SECOND ROW: Terry Lawrence, Ricky IVIiller, Bill DeLaney, Chuck Buckle, Randy Collins, Neal Millsaps, Dean Mills, Bret Peterson, Bret Saunders. THIRD ROW: Dennis Slade, Craig Lewis, Brad Nickso Charlie Clements. FOURTH ROW: John Tomas, Ram Miller, Rick Foster, Keith Douglas, Steve Woodie, Ri ' Gilliann, Jim Ford, Lowell Duncan, Scott Bullock. GOLDEN HEARTS FIRST ROW: Diana Donnelly, Leigh Ann Higgins, Jody Rents, Daphne Warren, Cathy Cushing. SECOND ROW: Charlotte Selden, Karon Benfield, Toni Hickman, Susan Ellington, Diane Kessing, Tina Starnes. Sigma Phi Epsilon is a social service fraternity that striving to promote the Greek system on the ASU campi as well as in the community. They are a relatively ne fraternity, having been chartered in 1975. Their ma projects include raising money for the Heart Fund, Mar( of Dimes, Multiple Sclerosis, and Grandfather Horn Orphanage. Sigma Phi Epsilon is also involved in mar social activities and they participate actively in i intramural sports. 120 Greeks LPHi Dcm PI In 1975, Alpha Delta Pi became the fourth social sorority on campus. Although they are the youngest chapter on campus, they are the oldest sorority in the world, being founded in 1851. Alpha Delta Pi is involved in many activities from working at the Bloodmobile each year to participating in both the heart fund and cancer drives. Also included in their service activities are Boone Spring Clean-Up, working at the Yosef tent, and visiting with the children at the Grandfather home. They can also be seen at the Library Club checking coats and selling hot pretzels. Each year Alpha Delta Pi ' s have a Christmas and Valentines dance as well as the Black Diamond Spring Formal. KNEELING LEFT Carol Plyer, Cindy Harmon, Joy Ari£ Nesbitt, K Lyi TO RIGHT Ann Invester, Robin Floyd, Lawler, Beth Hyre, Beverly Hamricl , Kim Diane Shockley, Eve Psilopoulos, Patty ich, Kathy Leach, SITTING LEFT TO RIGHT: Sarah Wilkes, Catherine Styres, Alison Hiltz, Debby Moxley, Ma ■tha Lohr :v Held, ita Hawkins, Kathy McKinney, Keasa Dill, Wanda Ammons. STANDING LEFT TO RIGHT: Gina Stutts, Timberley Gilliam. Sara Roberts, Sherry Brooks, Carol Ritch, Vickie Radcliffe, Crystal Horton, Debbie Myrick, Tammy Lapish, Susie Jones, Carol Klinetobe, Beth Brittain, Melissa Benton. Greeks 121 The origins of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity go back to the campus of the University of Virginia in 1869. However, the basis for this formation goes back to 1399 and the University of Venice in Italy. Here a secret organization was founded by Manuel Chrislora for mutual edification and protection. A distinguished member of this band was the renowned artist, Michelangelo. It is this treasured past that gives the members of Lambda Nu chapter of Kappa Sigma their meaning. SITTING: Roy Andrews, Randy Ballard, Herb Martin, Shane Wright, Steve Hale, Ken Holland, Mike Roberts, Tim Howie. FIRST ROW: Mik Doobrow, Jerry Small, Chris Jones, Van Hines, Kevin Lackland, Tom Carrol, Sam Hussey, Brian Lacklan, David Higqins. Tom McAuliffe, Keith Jones, Channie Channing. SECOND ROW: Bryan Parks, Scott Hurt Mike Raines, Tab Haigler, Mike Williams, Tim Bennett, Tony Collins, Kevin Bell, Chris Biles, Tim Wright, David McMurray, Kevin Goodwin. THIRD ROW: Bruce Parks, Tom Chism, Donnie Knell, Steve 122 Greeks m f p ' " 9 L- B h ; : ' V " -4 L iEmUEi The Kappa Sigma Stardusters originated from the Lambda Nu Chapter of Kappa Sigma Fraternity. The purposes of the Stardusters are to further the goals and ideals of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity, to provide loyality and friendship to its members, and to work together in the true spirit of Kappa Sigma. The stardusters have certain duties and obligations which include attending all Starduster meetings, paying dues, attending all projects and social functions, and upholding the Chapter in all day-to-day endeavors. Membership of the organization is limited to the size of group decided to be best handled for that year. FIRST ROW: Julie Wagner, Jayne Kirby, Lynn Brown, Debbie Randall, Malissia Bryson, Marea Cook, Nancy Turner, Holly Stowe. SECOND ROW: Kay Dodson, Carolyn Riddle, Joyce Sexton, Beth Huffman, Cheryl King, Tonya Smith. THIRD ROW: Patty Harbers, Nancy Murray, Karen DeSanto, Beth Huffman, Cindy Petty, Patti Hutchison. FOURTH ROW: Susan Copus, Elaine Hoke, Terry Turner, Karen Hensley. FIFTH ROW: Anne Register, Leah West, Paige Moore, Laura ROW: Tab Haigler. Nor Susan Ellington. SIXTH Greeks 123 DGLT ZGT Delta Zeta, a social service organization, strives to promote scholarship, service, and sisterhood among its members. The sisters strive to establish lasting friendships for their college days and for the future. The Delta Zeta sisters are involved with the SGA. the Honor Society, Little Sister Organizations, cheerleading, Appalettes and other campus organizations. The sisters also participate in community activities such as visiting a local rest home at Thanksgiving and Christmas, bake sales to raise money for Gallandet College and National Scholarships, and an annual Easter Egg hunt for faculty children. Founder ' s Day was observed on October 24 to celebrate 75 years of Delta Zeta tradition. Also during the year, the sisters have an annual Homecoming, Christmas and Candlelight Ball. FIRST ROW: Muffy Watson, Tammy Wmkler, Donna Young-President, Mrs. Gullette, Pam Prather, Kim Day, Margot Rott, Paige Hudspeth, Gail Gaslcin. SECOND ROW: Holly Stowe, Angle Johnson, Linda Winn, Pattie Long, Cheri Sirrine, Donna Sharpe, Debbie Webster, Cynthia Dodson, Jane Bryson, Debi Huskins, Leslie Davis, Marcia Brendle. THIRD ROW: Susan Elmore, Pam Kuck, Donna Osbourn, Kitty Burgin, Robbie Armstrong, Windi Windle, Kay Ottorbourg, Cathy Hodge, Robin Williams, Cindy Camp. FOURTH ROW: Lisa Helms, Diane Henline, Terrie Rhyne, Jo Beth Bassett, Teresa Bell, Julie Smith, Leigh Ann Higgins, Cathy Dominick, Li2 Hughes, Bronwyn Poplin, Jamie Oates, Terry Ogburn, Becky Lawson, Kay Lyn Clodfelter, Cindy Cuddy, Becky Hartley, Holly Watson, Terry Hoover, Julie Jackson, Lisa Camp, Susan Decker, Julie Criss, Debbie Earwood, Suzie Pendley, Beth Hill. 124 Greeks CHI ONGG xn FIRST ROW: Debbi Randall, Kim Allard, Sherree Sujtt, Nancy Clark, Teresa Kersey, Laura Yates, Debbie Gill, Clay Stokes, Mellissa Penry-President, Diana Williams, Charlene Moore, Gwynne Benton, Cindy Harris. SECOND ROW: Mary Witherington, Alisa Motsinger, Bonnie Lee, Melody Davenport, Terri Cornelius, Ellen McGimsey, Karen Cook, Sallie Clayton, Jane Johnson, Paige Duncan, Leta Barton, Mary Elizabeth Rogers, Debbie Flaherty, Susan Hysong, Debbie Mayhew, Anne Caverly, Debbie Daniell, Alesa Neely, Carol Duncan. a • " u " " ° V % im wp, L v jB - iii r mm ff f Hb HI ' - H PLEDGES FIRST ROW: Elaine Hoke, Cheryl King, Mary Deekens, Jan Wilson. SECOND ROW: Terry Coffin, Ann Riley, Joanne Brown, Kim Wright, Jules Scott, Mary MacSpell, Jan Klein, Tindy Bowman, Teresa Blalock. THIRD ROW: Diane Gupton, Traci Moore, Jan Bettini, Beth Barron, Melanie Smith, Diane Wald, Meg Clark, Linda Wolny, Terri Martin, Carol Currie. OFFICERS FIRST ROW: Gwynne Benton, Melissa Penry, Nancy Clark. SECOND ROW: Debbie Daniell, Susan Hysong, Paige Duncan. Chi Omega, started in 1974, is a social service sorority in which individual girls can share experiences, ideas, responsibilities, and unique modes of life. Chi Omega stresses individuality above all else as each girl seeks her own purposes, values, and friendships within the bonds of Chi Omega sisterhood. Greeks 125 MNBD CHI Al m AXA FIRST ROW: Robin Lin cks. Dave Hobson, Dan Franklin, Matt Staffoi rd. Steve Nori (vood , Bob Berrier, Larry Vannoy, Don McCai Tie, Sig Joh nson. Boin en Latham. SECOND ROW : Bill Thomas, Ma rk William s, Steve Nelson, Greg Dail, Steve Sm lith, T ony Ray, Mike Whitt, Clyde Prevette, Dann V Der inis , Dor 1 Stephe nson. Bill Bi jrruss. THIRD ROW: Mike Pardew, Richard Cameron, Ken Dorset, David Reynolds, John Benbow, Roger Lowery, Jupp Rice, Willie Ehling, Steve Fitzgerald, Dave Cook. FOURTH ROW: Steve Shipwash, Tim Matthews, Bill Simpson, Ron Eury, Tim Lowery, Ronnie Stephens, Tim Day, Tim Ridenhour, Greg Gains. Lambda Chi Alpha ' s heritage is based on human vision, need, understanding, idealism, and love. Above all, it is built on a series of honest friendships. Many projects are undertaken each year to benefit the ASU campus and Boone community, as well as national organizations. They donated food and drinks to the Special Olympics held at ASU. They have donated $6,207.56 to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and $9,027.88 to the Heart Fund in the past five years through the use of roadblocks. They donated an electronic television game to the Grandfather Home for underprivileged children. Their service projects in the community include digging a ditch for an elderly woman, picking up trash, and cutting firewood for a poor family. For all of their many services, ASU ' s chapter received third place among all Lambda Chi Alpha chapters nationally in the Outstanding Public Affairs category. 126 Greeks CRG9CGMT GIRL9 The Crescent Girls, organized by the members of Lambda Chi Alpha to act as a service organization for the fraternity, have had another successful year supporting their brothers. This year they helped with two roadblocks for Cystic Fibrosis and the Heart Fund. Also they helped the brothers sponsor a float in the Christmas parade. -IRST ROW: Joanne Robinson, Anne Caverly, Dawn Scott, Sue Turner, Debbie ;hristianson, Melissa Mosteller, Pam Bridges, Donna Warren, Carol Ritch, Barbie Jellinger, Brenda Cannon. SECOND ROW: Donna Phillips, Carolyn Williams, Gail Vatkins, Tina Boyles, Lori Lee Thomas, Helen McNeely, Liz Voorhees, Kay Hoover, rniRD ROW: Kim Dodgen, Kathy McKinney, Paulette Redfern, Suzette Pennell, Kim anshaw, Vicky Vuncannon, Teresa Hewitt, Becky McGee. OFFICERS Steve Shipwash-High Alpha, Jupp Rice-High Beta, Matt Stafford-High Gamma, Larry Vannoy-High Tau, Dan Franklin-High Kappa, Sig Johnson-High Phi, Clyde Prevette-High Delta, Ronnie Stephens-High Epsilon, John Benbow-High Rho. Greeks 127 FIRST ROW: Lynn Silver, Matt Turner, Joe Hobson, Kim Paisley, Bobby Dayton, Randy Gillespie, Buzzy Reece, Randy McCaslin, Joe Ovier, Bill Boggs, Ken Gatlin, Regie Gabriel, Ron Poe, Robert Harkrader, David Evert, Scott Lassiter, Mickey Deece, Tom McDade, Jerry Ihme, Tony Abernathy, Steve Archer, Steve McCarn, Jeff Bradley, Alan Carter, Tony McKinnon, Mark Frye, Tammy Winkler, Steve Abernathy, Bobby Query, Dale Hubbard, Mike Thomas, Barry Allen, Robert Bush, Al Klingenschmidt, Mike Spain, John Johnston, Gary Scott, A.W. Owen, Chip Powell, Hal Rogers, Kenny Saine, Danny Davis, Jeff Hicks, Mike Johnson, Bill Todd, Ed Adams, David Byrant. Ti U mM €P9ILOh Tau Kappa Epsilon was organized to promote educational, social, and recreational benefits derived from fellowship of its members and their activities. This year TKE raised money for the Heart Fund and Muscular Dystrophy. They greatly contributed to the food drive for the needy and assisted the Red Cross in the Blood Drive. Tau Kappa Epsilon has held various social events this year. Among the biggest are a Christmas Party, Founders ' Day Party, Homecoming Party, and the Red Carnation Ball. Also, for the fifth year TKE held their annual boxing tournament. 128 Greeks ORDGR Of Dl flf Order of Diana was chartered in 1974. They are an honorary organization set forth by Tau Kappa Epsilon with the sole purpose of working for the betterment of the organization. Their big event of the year is hosting a Pig Roast which consists of a weekend of getting together and having a lot of fun. Also, they help with the concessions at the TKE boxing tournaments. ffMl T WWfT ' WT: lir IrlfKii «-. » ' ■ ' Vp-, ' (i; ' ' |r ' 7!SR " ' l!!y ,«f fp jP| jl ' ' ;i SEATED LEFT TO RIGHT: Gayle Adams, Donna Ingram, Lynn Esleeck, Christie McNeill, Debbie Powell. Debbie Baldwin, Debi Huskins. Donna Cable, Donna Arnold. STANDING LEFT TO RIGHT: Dotty Glovier. Jackie York, Jane Bryson, Muffy Watson, Tammy Winkler, Ruth Weary, Cheryl Lamb, Brenda McCaslin, Sharon Bonham, Cindy Query. Greeks 129 FIRST ROW: Stancil-Warden, Vernon Farrington, Michael Sink Arledge — Archon, Mickey Smith — Vice-Archon, Steve IVliller— Treasurer, David Ovuen— Secretary, Hal k McNeill-Chaplain, Steven S. Terry — Historian, Richard Ouellette-Chapter Advisor. SECOND ROW: hael Sink, M. F. Christopher, Andy Braun, Frank Mayberry, David Zauber Jr., Joey Fitzgerald, Dent Arledge, Tim Martin, Alan Raynor, Dean Williams. THIRD ROW: Karl Ham, Jeff Ray, Aaron Bradshaw, Bob Whitmire, Tony Dalton, Ron Bryant, Jeff Davis, Marty Coleman, Homer Lowdermilk, Jim Raines, rtjur Randy Bernard, Robert Cratch, Brynne Duncan, Wythe Wilson, Mike McCormick, Dan Ballard, Mark Dejarnatt. Raines. FOURTH ROW: Pi Kappa Phi, a social and service-minded fraternity was the first National Fraternity on the ASU campus. Since then it has grown to be one of the largest fraternities with twenty-one pledges last semester. Pi Kapps work hard each year to be an asset to the Universtiy and the community. This past year the chapter received the National Service Award for raising almost SlOOO.OO for the Western Carolina Center in Morganton, NC. Other projects included a Halloween Haunted House for the local children and collecting food and money for needy families of Boone during Thanksgiving. Pi Kappa Phi also staffed the first Grandfather Mountain Music Festival. 130 Greeks Jan Bradshaw, Donna Reed, Teresa Cox, Nancy Williamson, Tricia Phillips, Janet Gross, Sara Gaddy, Nancy Crutchfield, Debbie Furr, Cheryl Smith, Elaine Gibson, Beverly Tanner. SECOND ROW: Ann Davis, Donna Southerland, Maria Kathy Rutherford, Kelly Winzeler, Nancy Tripp, ims, IVIargee Davis. THIRD ROW: Martha Evans, m, Brenda Porter, Martha Sinclair, Dianne FIRST ROW: Diamaduros, Lesha Coler Williamson. FOURTH ROW: Anne Graeber, Margaret Worstell, Pam Daniels, Margaret Frye, Beth Hallman, Dell Pleasant, Donna Pierce, Debbie Hatley, Nancy Gardner. FIFTH ROW: Linda Dabagian, Julie Vosburgh, Becky Shepherd, Teresa Williams, Kim Davis, Selina Thompson, Chris Hill, Carol Brick, Libby Murphey, Donna Smithson, Karen Waggoner, Marian Mullinax, Susan Atiee, Sandy Huffman. mM Dem One of the busiest sororities on campus is Kappa Delta Sorority. They have raised money for various community projects. They raised money for the ASU Day Care Center and " Givingthanks. " They provided a needy family with clothes and food for both Holloween and Thanksgiving. Kappa Delta has also been busy socially. Besides having parties among the group, they also had various mixers with several of the fraternities. They also held their big White Rose Ball at the end of the fall semester. Greeks 131 132 Greeks The extreme cases of violent or sordid hazing rituals very nearly destroyed fraternities at the college level. Today, reasonable limits are established for initiation procedures. This doesn ' t mean that being a fraternity pledge is always fun. It does mean, however, that your well-being and your eventual initiation into the brotherhood are the frat ' s primary concerns. But afterall, giving pledges a bad time is not only fun, but can result in freshly laundered clothes, or a scrubbed kitchen floor. The subordination a pledge and his peers endure is not unlike boot-camp. However, this spawns the tight cohesiveness essential to brotherhood. And when the pledge completes his probation period and is accepted into a new family, he may find a new meaning to brother. LEFT: Kappa Sigma, Lambda Nu chap- ter celebrates the informal initation of their brothers. The pledges endured some mild inconveniences this evening but now that its over it ' s time to raise hell. After all, its hell-night, ain ' t iti Greeks 133 A very active organization on campus is Alpha Psi Omega. They are an honorary organization for drama majors and those with a great interest in acting. This year, their big project was the play " Brigadoon " which they jointly produced with Phi Mu Alpha. STANDING: Jerry Wodard, Chuck Rogers, Carol Ogus, Becky Manning, Julie Richardson lichelle des Islets, Ken McNeil, Dt Susan Cole. DOWN FRONT: Garland Michael Hudson, Aldridge, Peggy Patten, Denise Rush, Bill Heustess. 134 Greeks PHINU LPH FIRST ROW: David Freeman, Jay Coble, Ed Brown, Steve Barnes, Chuck Sexton, John Enloe, Mike Murphy, Carl Myrick, Steve Mullis, Chuck Dearman, Bill Cole, John Stroud, Hugo Doerschuk, Ed Miles. SECOND ROW; Ray Braswell, Jon Whitley, John Konar, Norris Williams, Jim Daughtry, David Stanley, Barry Klutz, Milan Buncick, John Entzi, Tim Heilig, Keith Farmer, Tom Kirby, David Miles— President. The primary purpose of Phi IVlu Alpha Sinfonia is to encourage and actively promote the highest standards of creativity, performance, education and research in music in America. Started in 1967, the Rho Tau chapter of Phi Mu Alpha is the professional fraternity for men in music with both music majors and non-music majors as members. They sponsor the Contemporary Music Festival, Marching Band Day, and the New Music Premiere. Another major project is the American Music Review which was " Brigadoon " this year, a musical about two hunters lost in Scotland in a town called Brigadoon which has been put under a spell. Greeks 135 In Gamma Sigma Sigma, the principles of service, friendship, and equality are their reasons for being. A close knit group, these girls enjoy many service projects such as visiting the elderly people in nursing homes, singing to them and decorating their rooms to add brightness to their days. They also work at Bloodmobiles and collect money through roadblocks, with the help of the community and students, for various projects, like United Cerebral Palsy and Cancer. Gamma Sigma Sigma had bake sates to raise money for a playground for the retarded children at the Western Carolina Center. Also, they have recently have been working on reading books into taped form for the project of literacy. FRONT ROW: Kelly McNoldy, Linni Euerine, Cindy Avery, Lynn Lloyd. SECOND ROW: Pam Norton, Molly Alderman, Donna Pierce, Rosemary Home, Benita Daniels. THIRD ROW: Becky Honeycutt, Dean Bradshaw, Ellen Kincad, Cynthia Lamm. FOURTH ROW: Denise Merritt, Debi Morgan, Dianne Oates, Sara Rand, Michelle Arsenault, Donna Eller, Dixie Lindsay. 1. 6 Greeks mm PHI ONGG Alpha Phi Omega is a national service fraternity. Its main goal is to render service the country, community, campus, and themselves. They abide by the principles of leadership, friendship, and service. Although only one year old. Alpha Phi Omega is none the less involved. They have several projects one of which is helping the ASU Day Care Center. FIRST ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Bobby Byrd, Richard Knowles, Eddie Alford, Ron Caton, Joe Sander, Perry Myers, Howard Katz, Phil Hastings. SECOND ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Hank Ingram, Mike Liggett, Keith Smith, War Sarrow, Robert Alford. Greeks 137 PHI The Gamma Beta Phi Society is an invitational organization consisting of the top twelve percent of each class. The primary purpose of Gamma Beta Phi is to recognize outstanding scholarship and promote worthy character, high ideals, and to foster, disseminate, and improve education through appropriate service projects. A few of these projects undertaken included a tutoring service for students on all levels, reading for blind students, serving as tour guides in collaboration with SGA, and establishing a program for older students. PHI B€T MNBD Phi Beta Lambda is a national post-secondary vocational-educational organization for students interested in careers in business and business education. The purpose of the organization is to provide opportunity for students to develop vocational competencies for business and office occupations and business teacher education. Phi Beta Lambda is an integral part of the instructional program and in addition promotes a sense of civic and personal responsibility. FRONT ROW: Susan Lakeman, Kathy Freeman, Mary Jo Morton, Sherri Nave, Nancy Hamrick, Sharon McSherry, Vera E. Wolfe, Carol Mater, Chris Watson. SECOND ROW: Gay Vaniman, Lynn Okita, Judy Jackson, Meg Evans, Susan Fazzino, Ann Hammond, Tammy Herman, Kay Lynn Clodfelter, Cheryl Gilmore, Mary Stearns. THIRD ROW: Keith Stevens, Luella Lee, Sharon Sigmon, Lori Lutz, W. Brian Nelly, Jill Lower, Sharon Boone, Diane Campbell, Kim Shaw, Jo Bryant, Linda Hall, Patty Nesbit, Kathy Furr, Lynn McDaniel, Lisa Camp, Rowena Moose, Lee Kirkman. FOURTH ROW: Ronnie Blonton, Sam Powers, David Poor, Thad Bumgarner, Steve Murray, Tom Lakeman, George Hall, Bill Eddy, Kevin Bell, Pat Reece, Martha Whorley, David Rimmer, Annette Blackenwelder. SEATED: Mike Motsinger, Mary Ruth Owens, George Miller, Debbie Faircloth, John Cauble, Debra Strum, Quince Cody, Jim Ratch-ford-President. FIRST ROW: Dwight Saltz, Sherry Royster, Cindy Podboriski, Rita Hall, Brenda Miller, Betty Strawn, Geraline Smith, Molly Alderman, Joy Lingerfelt, Belinda Barnett, Jill Cossart. SECOND ROW: Kenny Hudson, David Rock, Michael Davis, Annie Brown, Jill Jones, Sabrah Barber, Lori Lutz, Linda Rhyne, Rita Long, Karen Shore, Susan Hackney, Terry Lowe. THIRD ROW: Sid Stroupe, Bruce Riddle, Shawn Hodges, Donna Brenner, Cathy Booker, Lucy Lanier, Meg Evans, Paul Fogarty, Reggie Thomas, Jamey Cauble. FOURTH ROW: David Lanier, Jim Swing, Ronnie Biggerstaff, Ralph Leggett, Bill Adams, David Wakeman, David Tomlinson, Ronnie Barnes. 138 Greeks s Gm im €P9iLOh FIRST ROW: Connie Barrett, Mary Meekins, Berly High Smith. SECOND ROW: King IVIcCachren, Pat McGriff, John Boyte— President, Steve Ballard, Steve Ruff, John Liner. mM DGLT PI Sigma Tau Epsilon is a nationally chartered professional fraternity for Industrial Arts majors. They have field trips to area Industrial Arts related businesses, a pancake breakfast for the entire department, an annual cookout and student-faculty soft-ball games each spring. For homecoming fraternity members constructed a thirty foot long banner for the football team to run through. The fraternity also built and operated the Mountaineer victory car which carried the cheerleaders at football games. Sigma Tau Epsilon sponsored a craft sale before Christmas to allow ASU students to see and purchase items produced by Industrial Arts students. The fraternity ' s activities are financed by proceeds from a concession stand operated by members during football season. The Lambda lota chapter of Kappa Delta Pi celebrated its tenth year on the ASU campus this year. An honorary as well as service organization, Kappa Delta Pi is composed of students majoring in education who have excelled in this area. Some of their activities include a tenth anniversary dinner just before Christmas, an annual spring picnic, and representatives sent to the national convention. FIRST ROW: Donna Reese, Nancy Rudisill, Barbie Felty, Becky Hunt, Joyce Nance, Jackie York, Joy Fortune. SECOND ROW: Rick Corn -President, Dr. George Graham, Allen Kissler, Dr. William Fulmer, Dr. Ben Strickland, Dr. Bob Maxson. Greeks 139 BGTi B€T( Beta Beta Beta is an honor and professional society for students of the biological sciences. Stimulation of scholarship, dissemination of scientific knowledge, and the promotion of biological research is their main purpose. Tri Beta had several projects such as having a Naturalist ' s Rally or Science Fair, taking trips to different environmental areas, and sponsoring an Earth Day. FIRST ROW LEFT TO RIGHT: Patricia Barnes, David Lowe, Carol Sigemore. Kathryn Jones, Nina Morley, Crystal Isenhour, Ginger Rott. SECOND ROW: Vikkie Coffey, Chris Watson, Tami Rucker, Laura Burrell, Paula Gruensfelder, Deborah Going, Linda Washam, Tom Haggerty. THIRD ROW: John J. Bond, Randy Cassels, Dianna Bass, Warren Hinson, Robert Richards, Sherry Boone, Terri Washburn. FOURTH ROW: Joe Williams, Betsy Harris, Richard Henson, Ted Helseth, Mary Connell, Jeanette Tau, John Mackay. FIRST ROW: Karen Miller, Pam Reeves, Kay Wooten. SECOND ROW: Jean Hendrick, Gina Morris. THIRD ROW: George Birchette, Mike Cassell, Neal Koeter. FIFTH ROW: Tim Johnson, Frank Kelto. SIXTH ROW: Robert Jones, Allie Funk. SEVENTH ROW: George P. Johnston, Ginny Jones. DGLT The North Carolina Chapter of Alpha Kappa Delta at ASU was organized in 1974. Their purpose is to promote interest in sociology, research and social problems, and activities leading to human welfare. Alpha Kappa Delta worked with the Sociology Club this year on several projects, such as the hunger drive. Alpha Kappa Delta also had various interesting speakers throughout the year. 140 Greeks lOT MCHUMB Nu Gamma Mchumba was founded by Nu Gamma Alpha in 1972. It is an African oriented social sisterhood. The word Mchumba is Swahili for " sweetheart. " At the beginning of each semester there is a Nu Gam Tea. This is to expand the membership and explain the purpose, which is to unite Black women on campus. Nu Gamma Mchumba is a three year old service sorority at ASU. Fund raising projects are held in the fall to enable the members to attend the National Meetings and help the surrounding community. FIRST ROW: LaMon Norton, Ann Huneycutt, Lynn Steverson, Rosie Turner. SECOND ROW: Ginny Standley, Kathy D. Alexander, Karia Epiey, Cindy Cobb, Mary Ann Aydlett, Betty Lutz. THIRD ROW: Lauralee Davis, Lynne Harkless, Karen Hull, Lynn McDaniel, Kathy Niswander, Lynn McNeill, Cindy Carswell, Debbie Bradshaw. FOURTH ROW: Kim Hawkins, Del Hunt, Leta Watts, Retta Berry, Susan Cowan, Kim Fox, Kathy Messick, Robin Crumpton, Ruth Berry. Sigma Alpha lota is an international music fraternity which confines its membership to those interested in furthering the development of music. The Epsilon Theta chapter of Sigma Alpha lota was formed on November 16, 1968 here at ASU and has grown from fifteen charter members to forty active sisters and over eighty-five alumni at the end of December 1977. Evelyn Kelly Cecelia Harris Greeks 141 UP9ILOM The purpose of Gamma Upsilon is to further the best interests of home economics by recognizing and encouraging scholastic excellence, developing leadership abilities, fostering professional activities and interests, and promoting fellowship among faculty and students of the profession. Supporting Crossnore School, having a Founders ' Day Candlelighting Ceremony, and attending the Gatlinburg Conference were several of Gamma Upsllon ' s main activities. THGTi UP9ILOh Gamma Theta Upsilon is an international geography honor society with the ASU chapter starting in 1974. Their purpose is to further interest in geography among the students at ASU by affording a common organization for those interested in this field. This year Gamma Theta Upsilon had numerous group activities such as the gourmet dinner they prepared using foods from all over the world. The group attended the Association of American Geographers regional meeting in Knoxville and sent a representative to the Gamma Theta Upsilon International meeting in New Orleans. FIRST BOW: Debrah Rockenhouser, Leslie Gray, Mickey Murray, Becky Johnson, Lucy Lanier, Dottie Lovelace. SECOND ROW: Margaret Hardin, Kathy Norton, Beverly Tanner, Linda Freeman. LEFT TO RIGHT: Tim Johnson, Susan Enscore, Jim Shepherd, Dr. William Imperatore, Dave Hedberg, Joel Anderson, Terry Wilson. 142 Greeks FIRST ROW: Sherri Blakelv, Martha Bishop, Don na Lawrence. SECOND ROW: Wesley Saylors, Kirby McCrary, Dr. Jose Ar naro (Adv isor), Ben Duncan -President, David Hasty. PI MU GPSILOM SIGM DGLT PI As an honor society for Spanish nnajors, Sigma Delta Pi ' s objectives are to honor academic performance and to serve the campus and community in Spanish— speaking or culturally related activities. The requirements for eligibility to join are one must be a Spanish major with a B average in Spanish courses. Members are tapped out during the spring semester of each year. Sigma Delta Pi plays a major role in hosting Foreign Language Day. The Epsilon Omieron chapter at ASU works largely with " La Tertulea " ; however they are independent. The North Carolina Eta Chapter of Pi Mu Epsilon is a non-secret organization whose purpose is the promotion of scholarly activity in mathematics among the students and faculty of ASU. This year Pi Mu Epsilon has aided and abetted the ASU Mathematics Club in the presentation of the Second Annual Egg Drop Festival, as well as sponsoring collection booths for " Giving Thanks " 1977. FIRST ROW: Wanda Trumbull, Debbie Eeds, Libby White. SECOND ROW: Bobbe Deason, Janet Everhart, Margaret Shaw. THIRD ROW: Debbie Crocker. FOURTH ROW: LaVerne Cash, Sharman Pledger, Eddie Whittington. Greeks 143 For Sport ' s 7 r 1 ke 1 1 Jill 1 ? 1 1 ■1 1 1 j Photo by Ashby The way of athletics has become deeply rooted in our American culture. At the college level, the autumn gridiron struggle is as strongly equated with the change of season as the falling of the leaves. Indeed, Saturday ' s heroes are often revered with the same intensity usually reserved statesmen, cinema idols, or decorated warriors. In a sense, today ' s athletes are warriors, carrying the colors of their institution to distant battlegrounds. This interraction brings recognition and prestige to a university, and at the same tinne providing an entertaining outlet. As college athletics have evolved, the stakes have constantly been raised. Institutional pride ultimately rides with every season. Winning has become everything. The " pride stakes " have spawned huge alumni associations that reach deep into their members ' pockets in search of winning teams. Although it may appear that the main objective of such organizations is to bolster the major sports of football and basketball, all sports at a university benefit. A successful football program could support a dozen or more so called " minor " sports. At ASU, a fledgling alumni association, the " Yosef Club " , under the direction of Wayne Clawson, is organizing athletic support. The club ' s pet project is the expansion of Conrad Stadium. 15,000 additional seats, including a new press box, and a field house make-up the project. ASU came close to losing its NCAA Division I status when a commission reviewed the stadium ' s seating capacity. Expansion was warranted. In spite of our dismal football record this fall, coach Jim Brakefield has brought the ASU program to a high level of excellence. As a result, big-time college football is here to stay. As the number of ASU alumni increases, so will their contributions. This support will field even more teams, giving more athletes the opportunity to compete at the highest amateur level. More winning seasons should also result, but more importantly, a greater number of student-athletes can share in the joy of varsity competition. The fans benefit as well. We have seen what Vaughan Christian ' s exciting soccer program has done to scintillate the student body. Crowds of 4,000 witnessed most home games, and the team drew a vocal following at awaymatches. The ASU student took great pride in this squad. Bobby Cremins has taken our doormat basketball program thrillingly close to the top in a few short seasons. Again, ASU sport fans are the primary beneficiaries of such success. It is tonic. Recently women ' s sports have changed the make-up of athletic departments across the country. Rightfully, sports are for everyone. Fans and athletes alike are better for their participation. It is soothing relief from an oftentimes all too real world. The mathematician, the bio-chemist, and the philosopher dedicate their lives to their discipline. They, and others like them, are the foundation of any university. But if you want to see the student body brought together into a surging mass of common hope: if you want to be sure, that if only for a day, your institution ' s name is on the lips of America; send that football team to the Orange, Sugar, or Cotton Bowl or basketball squad to the nation ' s final four. And while on your way to the top, be the best sports in the country. Pll RLONE The Mountaineer spirit of rugged individualism led to our adoption of Yosef. In the vernacular of the hills it means " " yourself Like all collegiate institutions, ASU is represented by a mascot, a symbol by which students and public can relate to. Ours is the ' YOSEF, ' a mountaineer fellow of high spirit. Yet, do we all realize the double connotation of the symbol ' YOSEF ' ? Not only does he represent our university as a whole being, but he also signifies the individual within us all. He represents " yourself! The Yosef Qub is the scholarship raising program for our athletic programs. A football player himself, alumnus Wayne Qawson heads up the Yosef Qub in an uphill struggle to raise funds for our athletes. Helping him out is secretary Dee Pendleton and that is it, two people handling an alumnus population of over 20,000 people. It was in this context that the idea of a student organization evolved to help the Yosef Qub and the Sports Information Director, Rick Layton. The word was spread and the students reacted. Tlie main purpose of these students would be to help deviate the menial tasks of both offices of Yosef and the SID so that their talents could be more fully utilized.. It soon became apparent that the enthusiasm of the students would allow for more work. They named themselves the YOSEF Athletic Ambassadors (YAA), and took on the task of increasing athletic awareness among students. With students in the group from all facets of college hfe, PR work was the least of their problems. Getting the students to actually come to more sporting events is the big task. Most recently the YAA and the school ' s Alumni Ambassadors put together Tony Searcy Night and the pre-game Victory Celebration Rally for the first round SC tournament. An organization that wants to grow, the Yosef Athletic Ambassadors is working for both ASU and " Yosef. 146 Sports The Rhododendron s Athlete of the Year Sill Beck Hcademic Rll-Rmerican Jacobs Blacking Trophy - ' 76 and ' 77 Three Yearm Rll-Conference " ♦•■ 1 ' ' ' ■ S - ' am Lights ' Shine in ' 77 Coach Bob Light ' s tennis team started out hke a Nolan Ryan Fastball, fast and powerful. Starting off with a victory over Virginia Tech at Sugar Mountain and proceeding with six more wins, the Apps were feeling good going into their trip to Florida and Georgia. However, a close loss to Jacksonville, decisive losses to Flagler and Florida Tech, and a rained out match at Georgia Southern (in which the Apps were leading at the time), brought the Mountaineers back to Boone looking forward to Dartmouth University and playing at Grandfather Mountain. The home territory and the beauty of Grandfather Mountain were not enough, however, as the Apps succumbed to a 5-4 defeat. Outside of losing their only conference game to Fumian, another big disappointment for ASU ' s tennis team was the Duke match. Duke journeyed to Boone, but left behind their top players in Durham so they could study for exams. Apparently they didn ' t consider us a threat. The Mountaineers ran away with a 6-1 victory sending a red-faced Blue-Devil squad back to Durham. Other big wins included victories over William and Mary, and South Carolina. The Mountaineers traveled to Davidson College for the SC tournament confident of their abilities and looking forward to a good tournament. In the first days action, every entry for ASU, William and Mary, and Furman advanced to the semi-finals. It was here that ASU and William and Mary met each other with the rival splitting the action. In singles action, Dan Weant reached the number three singles finals, but lost. Davis Babb and Weant meanwhile, reached the number one doubles finals only to suffer defeat. It was Randy Redfield and Adnan Khan in the number three doubles finals who brought home a Southern Conference trophy for a first place finish. The 1978 season looks good with the majority of the players returning and looking for the Southern Conference title. Whereas Babb and Weant fell in the no.l doubles final, Adnan Khan teamed with Randy Redfield to take the Conference ' s no. 3 title. uxU MEN ' S TENNIS 1976-1977 Va. Tech High Point Morris Harvey Univ. of Rochester Coastal Carolina College of Charleston Armstrong State Jacksonville Flagler Florida Tech Dartmouth Carson — Newman High Point Furman East Stoudsburg Dul e East Tennessee Citadel Davidson UT— Chattanooga Marshall WCU ECU VMI W M use 9-0 3-6 9 9-0 9-0 9-0 6-3 5 Southern Conference Tournament Tie for Second Babb Leads Returnees 1st Row- Paul Lewis, Les Maynard, Karl Johnston, Bobby 2nd Row-Dan Weant, Ivano Romano, Coach Bob Lewis, Davis Babb. Light, Randy Bernard, Pravin Maharaj. Sports 149 tt ' snow Real Handicap Wi by NeiU Caldwell In Francis Hoover ' s final season as ASU Golf coach, the Mountaineers placed third in the conference tourney of ' 77. Mike Bright has graduated leaving behind Greg French to lead a talented group. To watch over the team ' s development is long time ASU faculty member, Roger Thomas, a former PGA professional. Coach Thomas follows in a great tradition behind Hoover, and he knows the job is a big one. " The bad weather hinders both our recruiting and scheduling. These are both important to the success of any sport. It is amazing the caliber of golf here, under the circumstances that coach Hoover had. He really did a tremendous job. " Seniors Bobby Bryan, Joe Woodruff, Bobby Groff and Brad Stoell wUl be depended on heavily against Carohna, Alabama, Wake Forest and Georgia. Ashley Graeber, David Rucker and the Conference Tourney is our primary goal, that ' s what we will shoot for. " said Thomas. It ' s a new era at ASU, yet the tradition of Mountaineer Golf remains. 1978 nSU Golf Team Kneeling: Brian Parks, Bruce Parks, Bobby Rusher, Brad Stoel. Standing Front: Roger Thomas (Coach), Kirk Coach Thomas is learning to cope with the snow, and unused gear. Shelton, David Rucker, Kevin Sheets, Ashley Graeber. Standing Rear: Bradley Thompson, Bobby Bryan, Doug Miller, Bobby Groff, Greg French (Captain). RIFLE TERM Shoots To The Top Row 1: Pam Wood, Paul Timherlake, Linda Davenport, Allen Irwin, Beverly Brinn. Row 2: SFC John Hall (Coach), James Hodges, John Cox, Tom Davis, WiU Piatt, Leo Storey. Bt r 11 i m ' t-: 1 p iLli LA - ™l f » -It 1 m IKfii - m ' i - S H . " 1 r B HH H This year, like the year ' s before the rifle team has had a winning season. They shot in seven matches against at least three teams per match. When all was said and done they had come out on top again by winning all the matches and the Southern Conference match to boot. For the last five years the rifle team has won the Western Carolina Conference and had the top shooter in the match. They have also won the Southern Conference for four years straight and had high shooter in the match each year. This year was no exception as the rifle team won the Southern Conference match and Paul Timberlake was the high shooter of the match. As a matter of fact the top five ASU shooters were named all conference. Three out of the five top shooters won matches this year. Will Piatt won two matches, Kim Schirtman won two matches and Paul Timberlake won the Southern Conference. Upper Left: Paul Timberlake rests up before the match. Lower left: Tom Davis shoots kneeling. Middle: Jay Stafford sets his targets. Lower right: Kim Schirtman sets her scope. Hpps Big by CHARLIE ATKINSON The Mountaineer Baseball team faces its stiffest competition ever as Coach Jim Morris ' s squad heads into the 1978 season. Blessed with an abundance of power and singles hitters, the Apps play a murderous schedule which includes Wake Forest, Duke, N.C. State, Carolina, VPI and Shorter College-along with the usually strong Southern Conference slate. The Apps biggest strength is in the infield where all five starters are returning. At first base is Ron Brower. " Brower ' s Power " carried him to fourth in the nation in home runs and twelfth in the nation in RBI ' s last year. After turning down a contract with the Montreal Expos, HUract Scouts. Brower ' s senior year will be a fruitfull one. At second base is durable Chris Plemmons. Plemmons singled his way to the twenty eighth spot in hitting average in the nation for the 1977 campaign. At short stop is sophomore Randy Ingle. Ingle turned down a contract with the Minnesota Twins to play for the Apps where he doubles as a pitcher. At the " hot sack " is Randy Ingram, who ' s laurels are almost endless. (Nineteenth in the nation in hitting, eighteenth in RBI ' s, fifth in doubles, and selected to the first team All-Southern Conference squad last year). Behind the plate is either Ox Cline or Robin Ratchford. Senior third-baseman, Randy Ingram, made the All- Conference team while batting 19th nationally. TT Yfrm " % ' . - W %HiC ' — r 1 ■ 4 » ' " • i ' • • U .dW " . " - V ' ' oii Vi S H ' « v ' r f wi v k.. , ' • mff ' - ' ' " - ' R ' - Bflp " " ■ «- ' --f - ' " fr-i -mSTT ' ' " - " ' ■ -■■ . " •- " ' -A,-,}, ' ' ,«,., ■■ . .-. 152 Sports Pitching Polish Promises Plenty A veteran pitching staff, spiced with two outstanding newcomers, will hold down tile mound chores. Returning is David Farmer (6-2 in 1977), Terry Wentzel, left hander Jim Armstrong and senior Robert Stoker. Sophomore transfer Steve Sacco and fireballer Mark Wiggs are the new additions to the staff. The outfield will see any combination of Joey Moffitt, Kenny McKenny, Mike Poteat, Jimmy Huggins and freshman Craig Mercer. The Mountaineers face their strongest conference competition from Western Carolina, Marshall, and Tlie Citadel, but with the added depth and power, the Apps should find themselves among the Southern Conference elite. David Farmer sported an impressive 6-2 record last Spring Rick Martin, juco transfer from Wingate, wraps-up this round-tripper with general approval. Sports 153 nSU Baseball coni ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. ASU vs. Player Ingram Plemmons Ingle McDaniel Martin Brower Yeglinski Cline Moffitt Ratchford Parker Huggins Poteat Benfield Cherry Pitcher Farmer Ingle Stoker Went2el Hopper Ellis Cherry Giles Armstrong 3-2 4-8 5-0 10-3 9-1 12-11 11-3 10-12 East Tennessee 6-2 5-3 Tusculum 11-1 10-0 U. of Tennessee 94 UT-Chattanooga 15-0 5-2 Berry College 14 10-0 Shorter College 34 Mercer 12-8 Augusta 13-1 6-2 Milligan Citadel Wofford Lenoir-Rhyne Wake Forest VMI Wm. Mary 6-5 1-2 Marshall 8-3 14 Gardner-Webb 17-9 ECU 0-2 1 2-6 Davidson 9-8 34 WCU 34 Lenoir Rhyne 8-6 East Tennessee 7-5 Furman 3-1 5-3 1976-77 25W-IOL BAT. G AB R H RBI AVG 28 35 34 25 35 35 35 28 30 14 12 23 13 11 5 113 19 112 36 96 21 96 26 132 26 116 25 114 23 81 12 77 14 35 9 21 56 26 19 33 .416 29 .402 20 .354 23 .323 22 .318 44 .302 28 .298 .247 .221 .343 ' .286 .250 .231 .211 .000 GS-GC SV W-L SO ERA 9-6 4-2 2-1 3-3 2-1 2-0 5-2 1-0 7-2 3- -0 21.33 16 2.28 3- -1 29.67 16 2.28 2- 2 35.00 17 2.60 1- -1 13.33 3 2.62 3- -0 24.67 16 2.84 2- -1 27.00 13 4.11 1 -1 15.67 13 447 2- -5 41.33 28 6.01 Rounding the Corner. 154 Sports ■■■• I oach Bernhardt and Joey Mojfctt use videotape to study the swi ng. 1978 nSU Baseball Team Row 1; Joey Moffitt, Mike Reynolds, Jeff Chumn, Robert Fink, Jim Armstrong, Jimmy Muggins, Greg Crimmitt, Alex Brown (Trainer). Row 2; Randy Bernhardt (Assistant Coach), Bill Benfield, Mike Poteat, David Farmer, Kenny McKinney, Terry Wentzel, Randy Ingram, Robert Stoker, Don Basinger (Assistant Coach). Row 3; Terry Bernhardt (Assistant Coach), Robin Cline, Richard Calloway, Craig Mercer, Mark Wiggs, Randy Ingle, Chris Giles, Ron Brower, Joe Delia Torre, Paul Vernon (Manager), Gary Poole, Jim Morris (Head Coach). " W ' l 1 . vi -© •S 9 A : i3 Usiyan Oneimsiya The Mountaineers take the field in the first of two Thompson Usiyan, scored twenty-two times, with thirteen meetings with No. 1 ranked Clemson. Inset: Freshman goals in his first three games. by RICK LAYTON Every school has athletic teams and outstanding seasons that become a part of the institution ' s athletic legacy, a source of conversation years later when talking of days gone by. Such will be the 1977 soccer season at ASU. For six years, under the recruiting and psychological and physical education and nutritional philosophies of coach Vaughn Christian, the fledgling ' soccer program at ASU had grown into a giant-killer. It reached a new peak in 1977 when the Mountaineers played for the championship of the South Regional, as one of 12 teams remaining in the NCAA playoffs. The regular season had been a stellar one, with some incredible statistics. The Apps had 377 shots on goal in the 14 games, compared to only 108 for the opponents. In all but one game ASU ' s total shots surpassed that of the opponents. In goals scored, the Mountaineers had 55 compared to 14 for the opponents. Five shutouts, three agianst Southern Conference teams, highlighted the season. All-America candidates Larry Panford and Michael Shepherd closed their careers brilliantly, while the star of freshman Thompson Usiyan began to rise with a brilliance that is destined to make him ASU ' s best player ever on a long list of stars. Usiyan ' s darting quickness and poetic handling of the ball gave him 13 goals in the Apps ' first three games of the season as ASU routed the opposition, 21-3. Next, ASU lost a hard-fought 2-0 decision at Clemson, where the Tigers had the nation ' s top-ranked club, even though again the Apps outshot their highly-ranked foe. Controversies over a disallowed Mountaineer goal and one Clemson goal that was allowed marred the afternoon. The Apps came back, however, and the only other flaw on the 11-1-1 regular season record was provided by an 0-0 tie with UNC-Chapel Hill in which ASU had a 28-8 edge on shots on goal. The Mountaineers entered the NCAA playoffs as the nation ' s 14th-ranked team and 156 Sports EMciting mquad drawm full houmv. Highly touted Madison was routed 5-1 in Conrad Stadium. Captain Pete Gustafson (above) and Rollie Cabrera (left) show why. HSU Soccer Best Year Yet Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Mountaineers vs. Tusculum Madison College Belmont Abbey Clemson High Point ECU UNC-CH Furman WCU VMI Davidson Alderson-Broaddus 4-1 The Citadel 3-2 1 0-1 5-1 6-1 0-2 3-2 3-0 0-0 5-0 5-0 3-1 8-0 NCAA Tournament: Southern semi-finals Mountaineers vs. Howard 0-0 NCAA Tournament: Southern finals Mountaineers vs. Clemson 1-3 Howard was disqualified Freshman Keith Layne threatens a weary Madison goalkeeper. Sports 157 RSU Soccer cont. immediately entertained thoi its of knocking off ninth-ranked Howard in the first round in Washington, D.C. Plans of midnight trips by hundreds of loyal Mountaineer soccer enthusiasts were dashed when the Bisons were disqualified from the tournament for using an illegal player. That set up a rematch with the Tigers, who had further improved and strengthened their hold on the country ' s No. 1 spot. • The Apps were anxious. The record books should show more than a 3-1 loss to the Tigers. They should show that Appalachian took almost as many fans to South Carolina as the Tigers had. They should show that the ASU band made the trip and performed vigorously while the Clemson spectators watched in envy. The y should show the spirit that ASU soccer has fostered among the student body and the area. They should yell out the role that Vaughn Christian has had in it all, the national recognition that he has brought to Appalachian State. They won ' t, of course. They ' ll show a 3-1 loss. It will be the people who pass on the story of the 1977 soccer team. ..the real story. They ' ll be the ones who know what a milestone it was in ASU athletic history, for a Mountaineer squad to advance so far in national tournament play. And in days to come, they ' ll remember.. .ah, yes, the 1977 soccer team. 158 Sports Eaabamen Suarez Igbeka Somnazu Cabrera Layne Uaiyan Dynasty Christian ' s Squad Ranlced 12ti% Nationally SC Champa Fop Fifth Tim In Paat Six Yeara. hough overshadowed by Usiyan, Sophomore Mic hael Sormazu is the main cog in the App offense. Mike ' s mastery of tPie dribble opens the way for Giraldez. J •nior RoUie Cabrera bangs home this score against Tusculum as the hapless defense watches. Ikmson lilies up to defoid against Usiyan ' s indirect kick citringApp ' s 2-0 regular season los. Clemson Wars End Playoff Dreami Bad whistles blow-off Rpps Down 1-0 in their first meeting with powerhouse Clemson, the best Mountaineer soccer squad ever battled back until Tony Suarez and Rollie Cabrera combined to punch in the tying goal. But no, (Left) the official is waving off the goal; an offsides had been called although a half minute of offense had transpired between the unheard whistle and the goal. (Below Left) Clemson has just scored its second and final goal after they had been called for offsides. The official admitted blowing his whistle stopping play, but the tally stood 2-0. (Below) Many ASU fans ventured to Clemson as they watch in disbelief. The talent of this squad turned on the Campus. a., . ,.,, .jfense scored 58 goals this season: ECU learns why. ' -f ■■ " ,.,M ' [. : 0 m i - lifiP i»7 6 ' 1 Ay c V f %it . V 1 % 1 1 George Bakatsias played often with few errors. Left. Pete Gustafson keeps a step ahead here. Sports 161 Christian Resigns. 1977 SC Coach of ihe Year Happinema is Mountaineer Soccer Sadness is hidditiff farewell to the gentleman Christian. The 1977 RSU Soccer Powerhouse Row 1: Bobby Robinson (Ballboy), Alan Kissell, Ivan Gilaldez, Thompson Usiyan, Marcus Jackson, Doug Stokesberry, Emanuel Igbeka, Michael Shepherd, Alex " Doc " Brown (Trainer), Dr. William Derrick, Mike Remkus (Manager). Row 2: Zlatko Tripkovic (Assistant Coach), David Kenealy, Keith Laytie, Bucky Boozer, Mark Piper, Larry Panford, Rolando Caberera, Jake Poritzy, Michael Somnazu, Tony Suarez, George Bakatsias, Kinsley Esehamen, Vaughn Christian (Head Coaach). (Not Pictured, Capt. Pete Gustafson.) ■ ' sT . ' v»?? ' : ' : ' ? m. m 4 .«.»v, Usiyan: 5C Player of the Year. The Flock Their Shepherd Four years ago he came to ASU, a freshmen defensive back from Qiyana South America As a sophomore he moved to goal and became the " keeper " of Vaughan Christian ' s dreams of a soccer powerhouse. As goalkeeper, Mike Shepherd turned in great performances game after game. In his three seasons in front of the net, " the keeper Sheep " posted 17 shutouts while giving up only 29 goals in over fifty contests. As a senior, Mike anchored Coach Christian ' s most powerful squad to date, earning a top twenty ranking and a trip to the Southern Regional finals. Perhaps Mike ' s most memorable performance was this season against the Tar Heels at Conrad Stadium. With the score deadlocked 0-0, and eight minutes to play, freshman standout, Thompson Usiyan was ejected from the game. The Apps were forced to play shorthanded for two overtime periods, a total of 28 minutes. A super offensive effort and fine goaltending preserved the tie in the dramatic contest. Mike leaves the ASU soccer program healthy and on the verge of a national title, but unless a competent replacement is found the squad is in trouble. The sheep have lost their keeper. Not just a hike in tiie autumn wood by STEVE PAYNE With the loss to graduation of Louis Blount and a young squad of four freshmen and one sophomore, Coach Bob Pollock was reserved in making any predictions on his cross country team for the 1977 season. Returning were five lettermen, but in cross country, consistent runs from all members is essential to building up for the conference tournament. The Mountaineer harriers got off to a good start by outrunning VMI at Lexington, 28-29. In cross country the lowest score wins. A first place finish receives 1 point, and second receives 2 points, and so on. Norman Blair and Gary Cohen did just that by finishing first and second respectively. It was then on to Stone Mountain Georgia, and the 1 5 team Stone Mountain Road Race. Continuing with their good start, the Apps finished second behind Pembroke State. Out of 400 runners, ASU placed 5 men in the top 40 runners; Gary Cohen 5th, Norman Blair 9th, Bob Centeno 20th, Tim Davis 36th, and Richard Beeker 37th. Louis Blount holds the Stone Mountain record at 24 minutes and 32 seconds. The harriers returned home to the Moses Cone Estate to meet the " Demon Deacons " of Wake Forest not quite expecting the challenge the visitors supplied. Being one of the toughest courses, both mentally and physically, the home advantage of Moses Cone should have helped some, however WFU walked away with meet. Western Carolina and UT-Chattanooga were the next foes for the Apps and we came out with a split, beating Chattanooga and losing to WCU. Pollock ' s harriers spent the next week The fall splendor was the setting for the Clemson duel. First Row: Norman Blair, MVP; David Parker, Richard Beeker, Most Improved; Jon Hughes, Joe Will, . Second Row: Frank McNeill, Henry Bahers, Gary Cohen, Tim Davis, Bob Centeno, and Coach Bob Pollock. 164 Sports Tony Black lends style and experience to hurdler corps. Steve Yannotti is back for perhaps his best year in the shot cross-country, winter, and spring track maice this... ... Sport for all Seasons Coach Bob Pollock directs year ' round training David Ward placed second in the conference last season. preparing for a five team conference meet in Charleston, S.C. featuring Furman, The Citadel, Davidson, UT-Chattanooga and ASU. The Mountaineers placed a strong second behind Furman. The Apps fell into that 2nd place syndrome for the fifth straight time as Clemson (and four juco Ail-Americans) decidely outran us. Eleven teams competed in the N.C. State Championship with the Mountaineers coming up 6th. Next stop, the Southern Conference Finals. Going into the meet with a 5-2, third place record, the ASU harriers were primed for a good race. The only team they hadn ' t faced was Marshall. Yet trouble beset the team when their number one runner, Norman Blair missed out due to a liver infection and Sports 165 nSU Track cant. foul weather made for a course less than desirable. Marshall took 1st place honors with VMI, Furman, and ASU finishing 2nd, 3rd and 4th, respectively. Coach PoUock felt the season could have been more competitive, yet with a 4th place tournament finish, one up from last year, and 99% of his team returning, he sees reason to feel the season was very promising and looks forward to 1978. Carry overs from the cross country season that Pollock feels will help in the track season are Norman Blair, Bob Centeno, Gary Cohen and Tim Elrod. In the shorter distances will be Laffeyette Jordan in the 440, Jim Sanders and Danny Hoard in the 600 yd. run, plus high hurdles men Tony Black and newcomers Bill Fenzau and Alan Valentine. In the past the field events have been dominated by the other Southern Conference schools. However, Coach Pollock feels this could be the year of the Apps. Returning are Steve Yennotti in the shot put, Coleman Keeter in the 35 lb. wt. throw, Pole vaulter David Ward, plus high jumpers Mel Hubbard and Bobby Terry. New recruits that will be of big help are Jeff Johnson and Jim Hanagen in the weight divisions. National Jr. College pole vault champion at 15 ' 6 " , Tom Kaminer, for 6 ' 10 " . All around Pollock feels good about the 1977-78 track venture. Yet, the losses of Devon Ford in the sprints and Louis Blount in the distance runs will be felt, along with Dave Markland, who set a new SC track and field record for the javelin with a toss of 299 ' 8 " . I; ' David Ward was on schedule with a vault of 15 ' -6 " at the conference tourney Pollock " Coach of the Year " in SC Apps Take 2nd at Indoor Conference Meet Gary Cohen Three-mile 14:23.5 1978 Bobby Terry SC Hi hjump 6-81 2 David Ward Champ Pole Vault 15-6 Cross-country man, Gary Cohen won SC Three-mile. Bobby Terry is over the bar at Varsity Gym. 1978 Indoor Track Row 1: Tony Black, Rusty Andrews, Laffette Jordan, Jimmy Sanders, Mike Becker, Norman Blair, David Ward, Joe Will. Row 2: Rick Beasley, Danny Hoard, Gary Cohen, David Phillips, John Casale, Jay Sameuls, David Parker, Richard Beeker. Row 3: Asst. Coach Gary Murphy, Allen Valelentine, Jim Hanigan, Ron Caton, Tim Elrod, Coleman Keeter, Bobby Terry, Oscho Rufty, Alan Safrit, Steve Yannotti, Manager Trisha Toole, Head Coach Bob Pollock. ;wilight ' m last givmming. Picked to take the SC Crown, the Apps were sky-high for the season opener against South Carolina, but fell 32-18. ASU ' s gridiron squad was picked by nearly everyone to finish first in the Southern Conference football race. Former conference powers East Carolina and William Mary had left the league, leaving the SC crown to be inherited by the Mountaineers. The Mounties had their powerful offense of ' 75 intact and both ready to go for the 1977 season. What could go wrong? Plenty did go wrong, as the Apps finished with a 2-9 record and their most dissappointing season since college football opened in Boone. The offense sputtered and fumbled while the defense allowed 330 points-the most in ASU ' s history. Their season included embarassing losses to East Tennessee State, East Carolina, and Western Carolina, as well as a 38-7 Homecoming devastation levied by Ball State. Despite the disastrous results of the ' 77 season, several players performed well through out the season. Emmitt Hamilton rushed for 961 yards this year, giving him over 2500 yards in his four years here; center Gill Beck was selected to play in the Blue-Gray game for his outstanding play at ASU; Pat Murphy, Sami Killman, Jay McDonald, and David Bowman all played consistently on defense, and David Abemathy kicked the ball well after a slow start. However, with 10 players coming back on defense (with a vengeful look in their eyes), and several players at the skilled positions on offense returning, App fans can sharpen their knives and get ready to return to devouring opponents. History has shown that those rare losing seasons in Appalachian State football have been followed by exceptional years. Mountaineer tradition expects nothing less. by RAY CRISCOE It was a tough year for Coach Jim Brakefield. (He fielded a capable squad that never got going.) The Apps were their own undoing, losing an amazing 26 fumbles . 168 Sports Center Git Beck (55) fires off the snap against the Gamecocks. An honorable-mention All-American, Heck represented ASU in the Blue-Gray Classic. |i(((pii||. ..(... " •= Down 18-3 at half time, Emmitt Hamilton gave the many ASU rooters a morale boost when he broke an electrifying 86 yard TD run. Perhaps the brightest spot in a dark season, the senior halfback ran for 961 yards, scoring 13 times, including 181 against Marshall. That week Emmitt was named SC player of the week. McConnell ' s block (33), and Price ' s pitch (5), send Hamilton (30) on his way to a big gain. Sports 169 RT RT 94 77 Eric Elkin Mike Garner 6-4 6-2 210 235 Fr So Offense RE RE 88 86 Sami Killman Jerry Moses 6-3 6-1 207 190 So. Fr. LE 20 Pat Swisher 5-9 170 Sr. LB 48 David Bowman 6-1 215 Jr. LE 83 John Keeton 6-3 220 Jr. LB 53 John Wynn 6-2 220 Jr. LT 71 Roy Thompson 6-2 230 Sr. LB 47 Pat Murphy 6-3 220 Jr. LT 64 Dan Medlin 6-3 230 So. LB 51 Charles Bums 6-0 195 Fr. LG 65 Russell Wilson 5-11 240 Jr. LCB 13 Charles Fowler 5-11 175 So. LG 70 Eddie Sutyak 6-1 260 Jr. LCB 89 Tommy Helms 5-10 190 Fr. C 55 Gill Beck 6-2 240 Sr. RCB 32 Gary Falden 6-0 200 So. C 56 Chuck Cole 6-1 225 So. RCB 42 Pat Showalter 6-1 180 Fr. RG 60 Stan Cunningham 6-2 240 So. SS 27 Jeff Vincent 6-1 180 Fr. RG 72 Steve Parrish 6-1 240 So. ss 24 Mike Pritchett 6-0 195 Jr. RT 50 Robert Mullen 6-1 215 Jr. FS 25 Butch Cannady 6-2 180 Jr. RT 73 Paul feast 6-3 220 Fr. FS 21 Rick Beasley 6-0 155 Fr. RE 1 Michael Peterson 5-9 165 Jr. P-KO 90 David Abemathy 6-2 225 Jr. RE 6 10 5 Mike Maybin Chris Swecker Robby Price 6-3 6-0 5-9 185 185 165 Sr. Sr. Sr. QB QB RUSHING Att Gn Ls Net YPC TD LHB 33 Scott McConnell 5-11 190 Fr. Ham Iton 153 1009 48 961 6.3 12 LHB RHB RHB FB 15 30 43 34 Arnold Floyd Emmitt Hamilton Andy Coins Eddie Estes 5-11 6-0 6-1 5-10 178 195 195 220 Fr. Sr. Sr. So. Estes McConnell Simon PASSING 94 466 5 91 488 46 42 242 5 ATT Cmp Int 461 442 237 Pet 4.9 1 4.9 3 S.6 Yds TD FB 44 7 Calvin Simon Gary Davis 6-1 6-1 210 185 Sr. Sr. Price Swic ker 116 52 7 44 14 6 .468 .318 686 4 185 PK Defense DEFENSIVE STATS Tackles Agists Tot PUNT RET No Yds. Avg LE LE LT LT NG NG 84 54 79 76 61 81 Jay McDonald David Garner Eddie High Tony Gwynn Ernie Henderson George Irby 6-0 6-2 6-2 6-2 5-8 6-1 205 215 250 248 250 225 Sr. Jr. Jr. So. So. Sr. Murphy Bowman McDonald QB Sacks McDonald Kill man Henderson 87 93 74 6 7 6 98 71 56 Peterson III KICKOFF RET ' • ' " Hamilton RECEIVING No Peterson 26 Hamilton 21 McConnell 13 21 159 No Yds 33 698 5 95 Yds Avg 345 13.3 299 14.3 171 13.2 7.5 Avg 21.2 19.0 TD 1 2 Linebacker Corpm Will Return To Rnchor Vengeful mquad in ' 78 Rising seniors, Pat Murphy, David Bowman, and John Wynn combined for most of the tackling this season. They ' ll lead a determined ' 78 squad. (Below) David Bowman led the team in tackles, and is seen here VS. Ball State. Majorette Molly Ancelin, Jocelyn Clayton, Lenell Benton, Ronnie Schnertzler, Sam Powers, Susan Decker, Cindy McCaskey, Dru Wheeling. Winners Every Saturday Nancy Held, Shauna Ausburn, Kathy VonCannon, Vicki Hawkins, Andrea Kilpatrick, Sharon Raines, Karen Com, Anita Howell, Shiela Harris, Kim Hoover, Angie Howell, Jeannine Underdown. Flag Corps Ball State screws Homecoming News 38-7 loss writes tune to " Brakefield Blues " Senior Chris Swecker (10) tries his hand at QB. Robbie Price showed courage all season but knee surgery had robbed him of his quick step. Defensive standout Jay McDonald (84) looks to sack Ball State ' s QB as Paul Weast (92) steams closer. 172 Sports momrthing to cheer aboui Ov ' S Linda Messina Cheers Apps over Marshall. The band was always sky high. Transfer Mike Peterson takes punt, and spins, reversing direction. Then Mike outruns herd for big gain. Emmitt Hamilton ran for 181 yds. against Marshall, including this 90 yd. gallop. The Old College Try Twice a year, Tau Kappa Epsilon hosts a boxing tournament that captures the attention of ASU students. Season after season young men put their hearts on the Hne for the TKE trophy. In recent tournaments, Lees-McRae JC has entered well conditioned boxers, resulting in an intercollegiate atmosphere and better competition. The level of boxing improves each tourney. But will boxing ever become a varsity sport at ASU? Certainly the rivalries now existing with other institutions would fuel great interest. Properly handled, the sport could only prove a financial success, and participants would be better for their participation. Nevertheless, the boxing stigma remains. The brutal nature of the sport provides opponents of boxing with ready-made arguments against a college revival. There are no marching bands stirring up support for pugilists. Its been said that when a college boxer is killed in the ring they ban the sport. When a college football player is killed in action they name a section of the stands after him. The truth is that those who administer athletic programs remain blind to the vast differences between college and professional boxing. Headgear, 12 oz. gloves, and conscientious officiating with liberal use of the standing eight count protect the college pug. The sport can be run safely. Yet athletic departments are indifferent. Boxing ' s status remains unchanged, and the sport will likely remain a TKE commodity at ASU. However, the event has already become a Mountaineer tradition. For the fighters who participate, it ' s a thrill they ' ll never forget. ... if a college boxer is killed in the ring they ban the sport. When a college football player dies on the field they name a section of the stands after him. 174 Sports Above: Freshman Andy Pate (left) stopped Pat Florence in the semi-finals only to meet tourney MVP, Joe Kelly of Lees-McRae in the finals at 165 lbs. Left: Pat Smith unloads this left hook against Casey Huffman. The durable Huffman was the first TKE entry to go the distance with the classy Smith, who earned a decision at 139 lbs. Below: They all said TKE ' s Mark Frye (left) was crazy to face the hard-hitting Kim Welch, but Frye stopped Dean Lyons in the semi ' s and did his friends proud before catching this Welch left hook. The Start of Somethin ' Big The Apps are tough in Varsity Gym. Two-time conference champ, VMI, has never beaten a Cremin ' s team at home. The Keydets were routed December 10, 92-77. Coach Cremins is a winner • 111 How Sweet it Is! 1978 SC Champs Bobby Cremins " Coach of the Year in SC As we endured a long and disappointing football season, students and others began to speak of the basketball campaign just ahead. A chorus of glowing terms as " frontmnner " or " shoe-in, " made it readily apparent that Bobby Cremins and his squad had been dubbed, so to speak, as guardians of institutional pride, knights who would reclaim a soiled damsel. Calvin Bowser had been lost to graduation but four starters returned from the team that was a bucket shy of a coveted Eastern Regional birth. Juco transfer Renaldo Lawrence promised to contribute immediately and a promising freshmen cast fueled great optimism. But somehow " the can ' t miss " team did, and opened the season with three losses. N.C. State shattered a dream in the season opener, East Tennessee shelled us at home, while Lenior-Rhyne shook us down at their place. Powerful UNCC was next on a relentless schedule and the groaning could be heard all the way to Ocean Drive. " I learned a lot about myself, " said Coach Cremins. The team held a meeting before the UNCC contest and the players and coaches cleared the air. It brought the team closer together. Cremins was never a quitter and the Apps showed the same fight that night when they whipped UNCC for their first win. Now they were a team. After thrashing VMI and Furman in Varsity Gym to up their record to 4-3, the conference race was ripe for taking. The Apps went 5-0 in conference play before losing to a hot shooting Marshall club in Boone. Two more league wins, including Furman away, and a 1 1 0-63 blow-out of visiting Chattanooga salted the league championship away. The 9-3 mark was tops in the conference. Walter Anderson and Darryl Robinson once again comprised the best backcourt in the conference. Tony Searcy ' s emergence as a rebounding king gave us the offensive board. Mel Hubbard continues his intense board play while transfer " Boo " Lawrence was all scorer. Freshman Paul Keller, and Junior Tim Leahy did most of the reserve work for what was basically a five-man show. But every game there was a sixth man on the bench, pacing and exhorting his team on, grinning a grimace of frustration whenever fortune frowned. Each bad call and turnover collected a due. He came to Boone a youngster, with no where to go but up. " It ' s not easy to win a lot of games, " he cautioned, but fans love success and losing is no fun. So win he did, because Coach Cremins is a winner, and his men are champions. 1 nSU Basketball 1978: Stat a and Peraonnel PLAYER GP FGM-FGA PCI. FTM-FTA PCX. REB AVG IP AVG Robinson 25 169-314 .538 107-140 .764 108 4.3 445 17.8 Lawrence 27 181-355 .510 68-90 .756 151 5.8 430 16.5 Searcy 26 171-308 .555 73-112 .651 332 12.8 415 16.0 Anderson 24 141-328 .430 54-69 .783 65 2.7 336 14.0 Hubbard 25 101-185 .546 45-74 .608 204 8.2 247 9.9 Allen 6 7-12 .583 6-11 .545 5 0.8 20 3.3 Keller 21 25-70 .357 18 27 .667 68 3.2 68 3.2 Leahy 20 17-38 .447 15-27 .556 29 1.5 49 2.5 Collins 6 6-11 .545 1-3 .333 8 1.3 13 2.2 Brown 18 16-30 .533 7-14 .500 14 0.8 39 9 -7 Jones 7 3-8 .300 6-9 .667 11 1.6 12 1.7 Sports 177 More Cold at Guard Than Ft. KnoM Dappyl Robinmon (lO], and Waltep RndaPBan [IS], comppii ' Th« Z4k. Baekcoupt ' . Mel, Tony, and Booi Froni-Line Clitier. Juco transfer ' Boo ' Lawrence is all scorer. Tony Searcy, still a great scorer, has improved his rebounding. Rppalettes: R touch o ' class to halftime. This calls for a T-Bone! ASU 79 N.C. STATE 97 ASU 63 E. TENN. STATE 80 ASU 72 LENOIR-RHYNE 73 ASU 71 UNCC 64 ASU 120 WOFFORD 69 ASU 92 VMI 77 ASU 85 FURMAN 75 ASU 88 CLEMSON 93 ASU 88 U.T.-CHATT. 78 ASU 81 GA. SOUTHERN 99 ASU 96 TENN. TECH 69 ASU 70 UNC-W 73 ASU 89 UNC-A 65 ASU 74 DAVIDSON 60 ASU 75 THE CITADEL 66 ASU 72 MARSHALL 88 ASU 81 E. TENN. STATE 84 ASU 71 WAKE FOREST 82 ASU 66 THE CITADEL 65 ASU 75 WESTERN CAROLINA 68 ASU 81 FURMAN 74 ASU 79 LENOIR-RHYNE 81 ASU 110 U.T. CHATT. 63 ASU 54 WESTERN CAROLINA 68 ASU 70 VMI 77 ASU 72 HIGH POINT 56 REGULAR SEASON RECORD 14-12 Over a two season span that now seems all to short a time, senior Tony Searcy has taken ASU basketball a step-up in more ways than one. As team captain and only senior, he once stood up and extemperaneously thanked the community leaders of North Wilkesboro for hosting a banquet in the team ' s honor. Said Tony: " I ' d like to say that on behalf of the team we really appriciate being able to come down here and put on this exhibition... Thanks for making us feel so welcome here and again come and watch us this season. " " I was so proud of him I could have hugged him " , Bobby Cremins would later tell wife, Carolyn. As the team spokesman he has set a sparkUng example for the leaders to follow. And in so doing, he has fortified ASU basketball tradition. Statistically, T-Bone, as he is known by everyone, has also earned a line or two in the record book. This season he shattered All-American John Pyecha ' s single season rebounding mark of 352, a milestone untouched since 1955. Tony finished the season with a 16 pt. avg., and 13 rebounds a game. His rebounding average stands in the nation ' s top ten. The regular season finale against High Point was declared " Tony Searcy Night " , and T-Bone responded with a career high of 31 pts., and a record equaling 24 rebounds. Of his stellar performance Tony was calm, though emotive. " Everybody made it special, I just responded to the situation. This game was easy to get up for, I was loose and I wanted to play. " And play he did, as the night ' s keynote performer would be expected. It just had to be so, for the occassion demanded T-Bone. The 1978 SC Championm Row 1: Manager Jack Mason, Walter Anderson, Darryl Robinson, Jimmy Allen, Jeff Collins, Manager Joey Dunleavey. Row 2: Renaldo Lawrence, Tim Leahy, Paul Keller, Herbie Jones. Row 3: Asst. Coaches Kevin Hi J Cantwell and Nate Ross, Manager Ray Warren Mel Hubbard, Tony Searcy, Grad. Asst. Jerry Hayes, Trainer Mike Smith, Head Coach Bobby Cremins. Tony Searcy(44) was in the nation ' s top ten in reboundir, Below: Freshmen Paul Keller(22) can go to the hoop. AS U played one of the toughest schedules in the conference. Below: Mel Hubbard(32) outmuscles Deacon Rod Griffin. 6i The Times Hre Descending RSU Swimmers Earn 2nd Place in Conference IMeei. Coach Oie Laraen Named 5C Coach of the Year. 99 The powerhouse of Southern Conference swimming, East CaroHna, vacated the conference leaving the title up for grabs. The preseason favorite was Marshall and last years fourth place team, ASU, was one of several contenders. ASU was sporting a young club, yet some of these youngsters were competitively seasoned swimmers. Of one newcomer, Mike McCormick, Coach Larson says, " With his size and times, he gives evidence of having great potential. Certainly he will be one of the better swimmers at ASU. " He was indeed! Three rising seniors, Kurt Wickizer, Mike Barnett, and Captain Mike Wasserman were to lead the team to their first meet of the season at the Brenau Relays in Florida. The Apps left the Sunshine State beaming with confidence, pride, and a first place finish in the meet. ASU enjoyed its best Southern Conference swim meet ever. The Apps were probably only a swimmer away from their first conference Records Talce Dive in 1978 Conference Meet VMI Pool Record 100 Backstroke 1st Mike McCormick 54.97 200 Freestyle 1st Mike McCormick SC Record 1:44.62 100 Backstroke 1st Mike McCormick 54.97 200 Freestyle 1st Mike McCormick 1:44.62 RSU Record 100 Backstroke 1st Mike McCormick 54.97 100 Butterfly 2nd Vincent Ekunwe 54.11 200 Butterfly 3rd Hal Standi 2:04.16 200 Backstroke 2nd Mike McCormick 2:00.06 200 Freestyle 1st Mike McCormick 1 :44.62 400 Freestyle Relay 1st Andy Braun Hal Standi Kurt Wickizer Mike McCormick 3:13.90 500 Freestyle 2nd Jim Raines 4:50.80 1650 Freestyle 2nd Jim Raines 16:58.70 82 Sports championship in placing second to Marshall, 476 to 456. Finishing out the standings were The Citadel, Davidson, VMI, and Furman. " We swam our best times of t he year in just about everything and set several records, " said Coach Larson, " and we feel pretty good. " Coach of the Year and the Southern Conference Most Valuable Swimmer went to Appalachian State ' s Ole Larson and Mike McCormick respectively. McCormick alone set 3 ASU and 2 Conference records and was on relay teams that broke 2 school records. On being Coach of the Year, Larson replied, " I always feel that an honor of this sort is a measure of the quality of athletes you have under you. Although I receive credit and for that I ' m grateful, its really the swimmers that do the job. It is your diving coach who does his job. Bob Colyer. It ' s your assistant coach, Conrad Helms, who does his job and everything that they have done is reflected in the honor to me. " Above Left: Hal Standi was strong in the breast stroke but holds school records in the 200 meter Butterfly and the 400 meter Free Relay. Above Right: Dion Ousley was one of the outstanding freshmen. Left: Kurt Wickizer (in cap) was part of the record breaking 400 meter Free Relay team. The 1978 HSU Swim Team St row: .-isst. Coach .onrad Helms, Mark ieitner. Bill Wolfe, Kimber ohisoii, Jim Raines, Jeff Vice, Alec .Yasiiisac. 2nd on : Head Coach Ole ,arsaii, Manager Ron ryant, David Reynolds, [ndy Braiin, Curt Mcki:er, iike IVasserman, AUke ' amett, Gary Poteat. 3rd ow: .Asst. Coach Boh ' olyer, Eddie Harris, Bob l hitmire, Chip Phillips, Hal tancil, Mike McCormick, ' iiicoit Ekiinwe, Dion h slev. Coach Paul Mance Revives ASU Wrestling How to Succeed in Coaching by Neill CaldweU This year the Apps finished the regular season with a record of eight wins, nine losses, and one tie. One reason the grapplers did not have a winning season was the fact that three schools that ASU could have beaten (Ashland, Catawba, and Old Dominion) ' decUned ' to wrestle and cancled their respective matches. There were also several matches that Mance felt ASU could have won. The team is led by seniors Jim Polsinelli and Craig Cody. They are very much alike in many ways. They room together, they are from the same town (Rochester, NY), they went to the same junior college (Monroe), and they are both great wrestlers. Why, last season they even went to the Nationals together. This year they hope to make a return trip and maybe take along some teammates. Both Cody, 8 and 2 record this season, and Polsinelli, 8 and 2, have had a good final season. They work hard and give each match everything they have got. They have represented the University well and will be hard to replace next year. Another wrestler who has had an outstanding year is junior Ike Anderson, also a junior college transfer. Anderson had a record of 14 wins and 2 losses in the regular season matches. Supporting these three team members are Andre Massey, Billy Benfield, and Tom Lundsford, who all had good seasons. Freshmen with bright futures are Mike Brown and Herb Gibson. The Apps got their season off to a fine start with a fifth place finish in the Carolina Invitational Tournament. Anderson placed second in the 126 pound weight class. Jim Poliinelli won the SC tourney at (134). Jim was plagued with rib cartilage all season but worked it out match after match. Next came wins over The Citadel and N.C. A T. Then the Apps hit a slump with two losses to Georgia, a tie with Marshall, losses to East Carohna and VPI, and two cancellations. Only Cody, And erson, and PolsineUi were vinning their matches during this part of the season. After tough defeats at Chattanooga (39-6) and Middle Tennessee (25-14), the Apps put it all together as they romped past Maryville 44-3. ASU took out their frustrations as Lo Carmen and Steve Atwood won by pins. Hank Hardin, Anderson, PolsineUi, Massey, Gibson, Cody, and Lundsford all won by decisions. ASU followed that up with big wins over Furman and VMI. Winners against Furman were Butch Ross, Mitch Franklin, Tim Speight, Mark Tuccilo, Anderson, Gibson, Benfield, Atwood, and Jeff Stanley. The final score was 37-4. As the Apps beat the Keydets 35-6 Anderson and Benfield won by pins. Ross, Polsinelli, Gibson, Lundsford, Tim Fullum, and Stanley also were victorious. The final two regular season matches were both narrow losses, one to Virginia Commonwealth and one to Virginia Tech. While the team will miss Cody and PolsinelU they are looking to the future with much optimism. If Mance has another good recruiting year to fill in some depth problems, the Apps will be very powerful next year. Mance is confident of that. " Everyone this year has wrestled their hearts out, the entire team wants to get stronger and stronger. We will keep improving because of this reason. There are really some good things ahead of us. " -3R 2 " •■ -v 1 EC i V 1 . A Craig Cody narrowly lost his finals match in the SC tourney but the league ' s coaches were impressed enough to award him a wild card bid to represent the conference at the nationab at 167lbs. Ten ASU Grapple rs Parade into Semi-Finals 2nd Place Finish Best Ever Polsinelli, Lunsford, and Cody headed for Nationals nSU Homfcm ' 78 SC Tourney Andre Massey(126) placed second in the SC tourney, losing a tough rruitch to Chattanooga ' s Batton, a three time national champion. Butch Rosm Hndre Mamaey Hank Hardin Ike Rnderaon Mifcch Franklin I Tom Lunafbrd Mike Brown Herb Cibaon Craig Cody Jim Polmineili Row 1: (Left-Right) Tim Speight, Butch Ross, Herb Benfield, Tim FuUum, Craig Cody, Tom Lunsford, Charlie Gibson, Ike Anderson. Row 2: Loydd Mitchell, Mark Sciandra, Jennifer Danley. Row 4: Paul Mance (Head Tuccillo, Mitch Franklin, Andre Massey, Jim Polsinelli, Coach), Lorenzo Carmen, Jim Mizner, Bruce Hensley, Hank Hardin, Keith Sprinkle. Row 3: Mike Calloway, Bill Steve Atwood, Glenn Hawkins, Mike Brown, Jeff Stanley. f? 1 On Our Own . . . Club Football coach Robbie Lamb had a taste of college football before a knee injury ended his career. But Lamb never lost his love for the sport and he ventured into the ranks of coaching, guiding the ASU squad to a state championship. QB Scott Nesheim directed a potent veer offense while the defense was rated the best in NC, SC, and Virginia. They had to fight and pay for field time, while paying for their own officials. They paid for much of their own equipment. They did it alone, for love of sport, and they are champions. RobfaiB LSynlX Another U ' oody Hayes? Row 1: Tad Baucom, Brian Fisher, Bob Shipman, Charlie Miller, Rick Holbert, Jeff Ward, Eddie Shoupe. Row 2: Steve Bean, Jay Smith, Gene Simmons, Scott Nesheim, Danny Burke (co-capt.), Chip Abernathy, Kim Abdallah, Del Terry, Coach Robbie Lamb. Row 3: John Nellie, Terry Collins, Willie Ehling, Dean Isaacs, Lou Giugio, Butch Matthews (co-capt.), Ralph Cannor, Guy Williams, Morris Davis, Frank Hill, Marcus Jamerson, Mike Hogge, David Brooks, Bob Arnette, Chris Robinson. f m 3 rl . . . But Not RIone The Rugby Team at ASU has had to struggle for recognition but now the tide is turning. While receiving no university support, the players pay their own way to compete in the North Carolina Rugby Union. The spirit of amateur athletics has formed these individuals into a squad whose " scrums, " " rucks " , and " backlines " are of punishing power and finesse. Rugby is a brutal undertaking of endurance and physical strength. Played over two, forty minute halfs, it exacts a price in pain. ASU ruggers compete in the same league with North Carolina, Wake Forest, Duke and Clemson, among others. The competition is fierce. It is said that in Rugby their are no winners, only survivors. So far the ASU Rugby team has survived, and by doing so have become victors. Dr. Clarke Directs Women ' s Sports. For many years the notion of women ' s athletic teams rarely attracted much attention outside of the players and coaches involved. The predominant view held by the male sports establishment was one of condescension, at best. As the woman athlete began to grow in numbers and exhibit skills thought unattainable by the " fair sex, " athletic directors everywhere became defensive and concerned over the possibihty of more programs to support. Indeed, recent court nilings are calling for a more equitable distribution of athletic monies between men ' s and women ' s teams. But isn ' t this only fair? In 1974, the athletic department of ASU appointed Dr. Judith Clarke, Assistant Athletic Director in charge of Women ' s Sports. Today there are eight teams competing against the best competition in the region: basketball, volleyball, tennis, golf, field hockey, gymnastics, swimming, and Softball. At the completion of the 1976 women ' s competitive schedule there was not a single losing record. Coach Clarke ' s basketball squad placed second in the state behind UNC, having appeared on television twice against the Tar Heels. Coach Bill Clinebell is one of the best known gymnastics coaches in the country. Toni Wyatt was the first women ' s coach hired primarily to direct an athletic squad (volley-ball), with classroom work being the other consideration. Scholarships, which were non-existant in 1974, are now available. However, Clarke asserts that ASU ' s Department of Physical Education is as much a recruiting factor as any scholarship the athlete might receive. Being a Division 1 member of the Association of Intercollegiate Women ' s Athletics also assures each athlete the best competition in the region. ASU is proud of this tine athletic program. Over two of the last three years our program has been awarded the June Galloway Sportsmanship Trophy, given annually to the school demonstrating the highest virtues of amateur athletics. This rise in prominence of our women athletes has given everyone associated with ASU something to be proud of. As spectator interest continues to grow, the athletes can begin to enjoy the greater sense of accomphshment they deserve. Squads Post Winning i lari€ Sports 191 Everyone Wants a Winner by Narda Harrison The best word to use in describing the 1977-78 season of ASU women ' s basketball is consistent. Finishing 10-10 and 5-5 in the NCAIAW, the Lady Apps ' games were usually marked by even, balanced performances. Comprised almost entirely of freshmen and sophomores, the Lady Apps were young, but lack of height and rebounding ability created more problems than did the lack of experience. Indeed, one of the team ' s strongest players was freshman sensation Donna Elrod. Moved from forward to guard, Elrod adapted well enough to become the leading scorer with an average of 17.6 points per game. With 173 rebounds, she was the second leading rebounder, while shooting 50% from the field. " She was definitely our high spot, " said Head Coach Judy Clarke. Center and team captain, Madehne Frosch, also played well for the Lady Apps. As the only senior on the team, Frosch, was the second leading scorer with 13.9 points per game. She totaled 258 rebounds, tops on the team, and she shot 48% from the field. " Madehne was especially strong at the end of the season, " said Clarke. Carol Abnond, a junior guard, contributed 150 assists and 12.1 points per game. " Carol was the team leader, " said Clarke, " She really hustled. " Coach Clarke was proud that these three players were chosen second team of the All -Division I of the NCAIAW. Clarke named sophomore forward Alison Hiltz as the Lady Apps ' most improved player. Hiltz was the fourth leading scorer with 10.7 points averaged per game. She totaled 149 rebounds as the third leading rebounder. Along with HUtz, Clarke noted sophomores Candis Loy, Evie Larrimore and Nina Foust for their hard work and valuable play. Clarke summed the season up by stating, " I feel the team improved throughout the year. We had a team that wanted to practice and do well. We improved on our main weakness -rebounding- and we became stronger where we were once weak. " Senior captain Madeline Frosch joined Almond and freshman sensation, Elrod, on the Division I-NCAIA W team. Frosch played well in the team ' s three win streak at season ' s end. ASU 93 UNC-CH 84 ASU 63 Lenior-Rhyne 69 ASU 75 East Carolina 90 ASU 73 N.C. State 93 ASU 81 Clemson 110 ASU 81 Morris-Harvey 71 ASU 78 U. of Ohio 69 ASU 90 Mars Hill 66 ASU 71 Western Carolina 68 ASU 70 East Carolina 76 ASU 82 UNC-G 74 ASU 71 High Point 97 ASU 87 Duke 60 ASU 60 UNC-CH 94 ASU 49 N.C. State 72 ASU 49 South Carolina 81 ASU 76 East Carolina 87 ASU 75 Duke 68 ASU 78 Western Carohna 77 ASU 84 UNC-G 75 Regular Season Record 10-10 192 Sports Carol Almond will return for her senior season and her presence will make the Lady Apps a contender again. 1978 Women ' s Basketball Team 1st row: Gina Shuford, Mary Ann Bolick, Co-Capt. Carol Almond, Nina Foust. 2nd row: Head Coach Dr. Judith Clarke, Alison Hiltz, Mary Bolick(24) goes to the hoop against the Blue Devils. Karen Fisher, Donna Elrod, Janet Gordon, Co-Capt. Madeline Frosh, Dehra Roper, Evie, Larrimore, Candis Loy, Manager Jennifer Marion, Asst. Coach Ann Ellerbe. n Squad Thai Wouldn ' t Say Die by Betsy Huggins Determination is the word that best characterizes the year ' s women ' s volleyball team. They struggled through a tough season in a large college conference, pitted against such powers as Duke, UNC-Chapel Hill, and N.C. State. " Teams like those will always dominate us, " said Coach Toni Wyatt. The women started off with a hard charge in the clinic held in early September. They triumphed seven times out of ten, though the talley did not count in the regular season. Two losses to UNC-CH and ECU in the first tri-meet did noyhing to dampen team spirit, even with the loss of another Tarheel battle the next week. The season pushed on in much the same fashion with the Lady Apps usually sphtting their matches, in their favor with the small schools and against them with the larger schools. " We lacked the defense to beat teams like Duke, state champs last year, and High Point who was ninth in the nation, " Wyatt said. " We had the talent: we just needed more time to put it together. " In the Women ' s Invitational held Homecoming weekend, ASU managed to squeak out only one victory before being eliminated by East Tennessee. " It was hard to keep up spirits in the middle of a losing season, " said Wyatt, " but these kids did it. " In proof of that statement, the Apps plunged into the Georgia Tournament whole-heartedly, and eluded all but the University of South Carolina and Florida State to take third place overall. According to Coach Wyatt, whipping ETSU highlighted the entire tournament, since Tennessee had earlier won three matches against them by a very small margin. The state tournament was another major accomplishment. For the first time ever, the ladies made it to the second round. " I think we did well considering the type of season we had, " said Wyatt. " The girls never gave up. It was definitely our team ' s strongest point. " The Lady Apps rose to the occasion against East Tennessee. Coach Toni Wyatt Demandm EMcellence Coach Wyatt ' s expression seems to mirror the word ' win ' Lori Calverley tatoos this service. First Row: L-R: Georgia Harris, Karen Cook, Capt. Terry Benson, Mary Bollick, Carolyn Riddle, Ellen Bullock, Lori Calverley, And Zoe Fellos. Second Row: L-R: Coach Toni Wyatt, Teresa Vaughn, Janet Gordon, Wanda- Nicholson, Madaline Frosh, Kathrine Wiles, Brenda Cook, Sharon Vaught, Renee Moss, Robin Schultiese, and manager Jennifer Marion. Sports 195 Hmong bhe Giants " My concern is that if we go La, will we be able to run a I-a program . In this light Fm concerned for the women. As a coach I ' d like to compete on even ground. " - Larsen. The women ' s swim team, like many other teams at ASU, battles to be competitive with well financed programs like State, UNC, and Duke. These giants bring more athletes into their program than ASU can now hope for. If the upcoming spUt into division I-a materializes this disparity will grow and our athletic office would have to increase its support. ASU 52 Duke 75 ASU 81 Pfeiffer 50 ASU 65 UNC-G 61 ASU Brenau Relays 4th ASU 36 Furman 95 ASU State Meet 4th ASU 74 East Carolina 56 ASU 59 Georgia 70 ASU James Madison (Cancelled) ASU 47 Tennessee 83 1978 Women ' s Swim Team Against great odds Povich and Co. trained hard and swam like hell. Row 1: Teresa McCullough, Pam Kennedy, Mimi Bryan. (Coach). Row 3: June Sease, Lisa Brownell, Amy Row 2: Kim Shaw, Barbara Abshire, Vickie Taylor, Linda Ankney, Dale Floyd, Martha Povich, Wanda Trumbull, Dorsey, Noel Anderson, Mary Ann Bennett, Ole Larsen Linda Brunt. What will il be? Division l-a or Division l-aa NCAA Realignment Demands Careful Consideration During the last meeting of the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA), a proposal was brought forth from some of the nations massive college football institutions. These schools wanted out because they felt the NCAA recruiting and number of scholarship regulations were hampering their programs. In the past there had been no Hmit on the number of scholarships given each year or to the number of scholarships athletes one can have in any given year. The University of Texas is known to have had around 150 players on scholarship for football in one year. This proposal brought the NCAA into turmoil. Counter proposals led by William Mary and the Ivy League schools were voiced so that the smaller schools might have a chance to join the larger schools. Because the recruiting regulations have allowed the smaller schools to successfully compete against the larger schools to split would mean the smaller schools would return to their old predicament. However, the schools had tasted the sweetness of major college victory and were starved for more. The proposal by the big institutions called for eligibiUty fo be governed by these starting requirements: A) a football stadium with the seating capacity of 30,000; B) an average home attendance of 17,000 plus fans; and C) their schedule must consist of 60% Division 1 teams. The Ivy Leaque proposals would allow schools with 12 varsity sports to spht also. The big deciding vote comes in May of 1978. In March of ' 78 ASU ' s Faculty-Athletic Committee will decide the direction our school will take. For the smaller schools to move up would be prestigous. But do they have the resources for all of their sports to successfully compete against the better endowed schools? A momentous decision is in the making for the NCAA. To compete without a big bankroll is difficult these days and repercussions will be great on those schools taking the plunge. The majority of coaches feel as swimming Coach Ole Larson feels. Coach Larson says, " If you ' re going to compete in Division 1, then you wou ld like to have a shot at the top. " For our minor sports to be able to realistically compete with the powers who would be spHtting would take increased emphasis in these minor sports. And when you speak of emphasis you speak of money. Title Nine of the Equal Opportunities Act will require all schools to equally divide appropiations to sports that field a men ' s and a women ' s team. Money is becoming an omnipresent force in amateur athletics and if you don ' t have it, you make do. The question then is; Do we make the split, spend the dollars and field competent and competitive teams or do we make the spht and just make do? The future of ASU collegiate athletics is at hand. fifi They Rooted Just as Loud " Rdminimtpaiion ' deep-sixem ' Deep Souih Conference. by BETSY HUGGINS " It ' s been an up and down year, " said ASU women ' s field hocicey Coach Jan Watson. And truly it was, the season closing with the Lady Apps nursing a record of 9-3 . The team grabbed momentum early with an easy win over Clemson in a 12-0 one-sided contest. They continued a strong drive, and Coach Watson praised her team for their later well-played loss to Madison College. The women slipped a goal past Madison defense for the first The Mountaineer field hockey team stresses discipline and lots of practice. time in five years. Midway through the season, an administrafive decision forced the team to compete in the AIAW Championship, and in the Deep South Conference. Individual advancement, allowed in Deep South, was stifled in AIAW. Only the team as a whole could advance, or no one at all. The effect was a lag in morale, resulting in several disappointing defeats. One was a loss to High Point in the second round of the state tournament which eliminated ASU. " I was pleased with the way the girls held together. They played nice hockey. They didn ' t disgrace me, the school, or anyone, " Watson said. Watson felt that despite the four ties that should have been victories, a greater amount of skill was on the field this year than ever before. " Potentially it ' s the best team I ' ve ever had, " she said. " This was the nicest group of people I ' ve ever worked with. Everybody helped, out. The bench felt as much a part of the team as the starters did. They rooted just as loud. " 198 Sports 1 Melissa Miller storms downfield. Below: Cathy Mahaffey always seems to be where the action is. Against Clemson Cathy scored seven goals and was named The Appalachian ' s A thlete of the Week. 1st row -Cathy Mahajjey; Lisa Miller; Georgia Ami Moore; Kathy Stevenson. Boyd; Shorty Warmhroad; Capt. Carol Sizemore; Susan 3rd row— Jill Comings; Gay McConnell; Asst. Coach Brown; Millie hawing; Patti Lanier. Diane Mance; Head Coach Jan Watson; Diane Campbell; 2nd row—Co-Capt. Susan Warlick; Heather Graves; Melissa Miller; Barbie Felty; Diane Swanson; Wendy Valerie Willhoit; Pam O ' Donoghue; Kathy Foster; Thersee Wilmont; Mary Jo Ford; trainer Jane Tate. f 7 ... ' sm Coach Clinebellhas brought together a cracker jack aquad Local girls, Ellen and Elaine Schalk, join a group of newcomers recruited exclusively out of state. Carol Fritch hails from West Virginia, and she has already scored an 8.3 on the balance beam. Nisa Northrup of New Jersey, is excelling in vaulting and floor exercises, ringing up high 8 ' s on more than one occassion. Sparkling Dey Yaeger of Virginia has already captured the all-around at one meet, edging out team anchor, Val Striggow. A junior, Striggow is the steady veteran that has eased the freshmen into collegiate competition. She is the team ' s most consistent performer. Another junior, Beth Wilson, has taken great strides in her exercises. Hampered by shin-splints, Beth has devoted more time to bar routines and is now registering in the 8 ' s. The youthful and talented band went 9-3-1 this season against the best competition around. " We only schedule the competitive teams. " reasoned CHnebell. His classy troupe holds great promise. The strong program they comprise will bring more talent our way. If you know Clinebell, he ' ll be bringing the best. 1st row: Carol Fritch, Dey Yaeger. 2nd row: Elaine Schalk, Beth Wilson, Ellen Schalk. 3rd row: Lisa Helms, Valerie Striggow, Nisa Northup. Il-I im Easy io Live With Last season ' s squad rolled to an 11-1 record and a fourth place finish in the state. Breitenstein has brought together a young squad who will face a tough spring schedule. UNC, ECU, and Clemson will provide the lady Apps stiffest tests. (Right) Senior Janet Cordon, last season ' s number one player, is fighting back after knee surgery to regain her old form. (Below) Coach Breitenstein oversees her young and enthusiastic fold. S7m HSU Women S Tennis Team larrtmore, Becky Johnston, Janet Gordon. Front Back row: Coach Breitenstein, Kim Davis, Kathy row: Penny Passiglia, Terry Calicutt, Terry Cooke, Mayberry, Melissa Miller, Kathy Wheeler, Evie Francie Eagle, Kay Matlock, Carol Sizemore. Rt Home it ' m a Gimme Coach Ellen Thomas is the better half of ASU ' s golf coaching team of Thomas and Thomas. Led by Nina Foust, who qualified for the nationals last season, the lady Apps are sure to be competitive. On their home course (Boone G.C.), flatlanders are in for trouble. (Left) Nina Foust joined nine other Tar Heel standouts to whip their Virginia counterparts and bring home this trophy. (Below) Grandfather G.C. hosted the ladies ' state tournament and provided a stiff test for all. 1978 nSU Woman ' m Calf T am .JUKI Ellen Thomas (Coach), Donna Doster, Karen Key (turkey), Nina Foust, Martha Yoimts, Paula Totherow. Southern Style Champions The 1980 Winter Olympic Games will be held in Lake Placid and for the first time in history there is talk of an Olympic competitor form the south. If there is a racing organization responsible for such speculation it is the Southeastern Collegiate Ski Racing Association, , (SCSRA). ASU ' s Ski Team is not only a member of this conference, but has thoroughly dominated competition. This winter they outdistanced Tennessee, ■ ' ' Qemson, and Lees-McRae, among others. Oren Norris and Liz Sawyer led the squad which has been denied university support. The administration ' s rationale was that the sport was too dangerous. The more likely reason was the tight-fisted monetary policies maintained by the athletic director. ASU is one of the few institutions in the area that operates in the black, and the ski team ' s rejection is one reason why. An y SU graduate, Gerbil Bryant organized the team schedule of practices and races. She struggled with the administration in a losing effort. Her team raced anyway and firmly established ASU ' s program at the top in the southeast. 1978 nSU Ski Team 1st Row: Gretchen Masters, Pat McFall, Medora Cocke, Bobby Roland, Oren Norris John Fitzgerald, Tim Liz Sawyer. 2nd Row: Kevin Wellborn, Burton Davis, Frankel. r ' : It was a sunny day at Sugar Mountain when ASU ' s Ski Team took first place in the SCSRA. (Opposite page) Oren Norris led the men, (Top left) Liz Sawyer topped the women ' s division. (Above) Medora Cocke says, " Heyyy, " to the chamionship. (Below) For some there was only frustration. Now Playing INTRHMURRLS With A Cast Of Thousands OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO0OOOOO0OOOOOOOOOOO0OOO00O0OOOO00O0OOOOO00OCX)0O0 Last fall over 6,000 students, faculty and staff enjoyed intramural competitions in sports ranging from water polo to golf to arm wrestling. Dr. Jim Avant directs this phenomenal program that not only provides fun and games for students, but serves as a training ground for hundreds of recreation majors. " am proud of the intramural sports being offered to the studen ts of Appalachian State University and I am especially pleased at the steady growth and participation by our young women. I hope all of you can participate and grow. " -Chancellor Herbert Way " ...The Greeks had a word for it: Sophrosusne , a sound mind in a sound body. " —Dean Richard H. Rupp " ...Camaraderie , competition and excitement have been generated through intramural competition. " — Barbara Daye, Assoc. Dean of Students " ...a college education is not confined to the classroom ; participate, recreate, and enjoy your life through intramural programs. " —Roger Thomas, HPER Dr. Jim Hvant Watchem over our diverme pragram pfe- tl: ■■ " i! ' « »,-5v BRD COMPRNY Flag-Football Dynasty TURKEY TROT Fop tho Marathon-man. m ' ■f X- k i -yl t .-■. Jir - -» ' • .-. . ? n . r. The J.BraMton Harris River Race Opens the Intramural Rction RRCDOLLS: Women ' s Flag-Fooiball Champs OX lACDOtW jACOOVN MfiOOLLS f 1 Hisses m 9 ' — 4 The Intramural program at ASU offers most sports imaginable, and some you d never think of. It takes people like Deniece Eaker and Willie Ehling to make our intramural programs the great success they are. The kisses were good enough for 2nd place. Flag Football is played for keeps at ASU. It s a full time job keeping up with over thirty programs. Nancy Thorn is the ' den mother ' of sorts for thousands of athletes. (Right) Peggy Campbell fans this one, but her " Kisses " went far. TKE nCES: European Handball Mark Tuccillo models the latest in ' tube ' fashions. PUCKS: Women ' m Volleyball Champa TKE takes team skiing for the second straight year. Kappa Sigma ' s Marty Gilbert goes daffy at Hound Ears between runs. (Right) Hardware in hand, this ski bunny poses with the TKE trophy. SKI RRCINC at Hound Earm Ya CoUa Have Heart chancellor Wey brought along his own official when members of the administration played a charity game against SCA and company. The Heart Fund was the beneficiary and Weys Won- ders were soundly thrashed. THE TOKERS: Perennial Basketball Power ' ■ Features Kathy Fleming, Miss North Carolina 1977 On June 10, 1977, Appalachian once again found itself in the statewide - news. This time, however, it wasn ' t due to controver- sial yearbooks or disputes over professor ' s tenure. That night, Kathy Fleming was crowned Miss North Carolina. Kathy, who Was •sponsored by the jjSSU Jaycees, was chosen from more than 50 girls to represent the state in the Miss America Pageant. Women ♦ ♦ ♦ . . . in the social light nnyrnyi l lOi fe »• rir ' f %Y V Features 217 , . . in fashion . . . in the fine arts Housing-- the Multitudes i P : ' .- K n s ' ' -: i ■ -- ... ' ■.»tr C lii 220 Features T T OPPOSITE PAGE: Top: ASU dorms contain thousands of students, studying, resting, and having some fun. Bottom: The year of 77—78 gave students four options; A— no in-room visitation; B— in-room visitation on weekends, limited hours; C— in-room visitation throughout the week, limited hours; D— 24 hour visitation. THIS PAGE: Top: Foozball is just one of the many activities offered in Hoey Hall for residents. Middle: On Campus Housing offers over one-half of ASU students living accomodations. Bottom Right: Residents of Cannon have a marvelous time throwing pies at each other. Features 221 In the Spring of ' 77 Hundreds of mentally handicapped children gathered in Conrad Stadium last spring for the Northwestern Special Olympics. The children, ranging in ages from 6-18, participated in the day-long event which included races, broad ' jumps, and basketball tosses. Although each participant was awarded a ribbon, the top winners were elegible to compete in the state-wide special olympics. Among the many area groups involved in the Olympics were the Lamda Chi Alpha fraternity and the Special Education Department. These students volunteered their time destributing hamburgers and kool-aid, dressing up as clowns, and cheering the kids to victory. Special appearances were made by Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, and the Tin Man from the Land of OZ. by Mary Gooly Top: Fred Kirby acts as guest host and entertainer for the Special Olympics. Right: The handicapped children are thrilled with visits from Dorothy, the Scarecrow, the Cowardly Lion, and the Tin Man . Middle Right, Far Right, and Upper Right: Many ASU students participate in the May Day Play Day events duritig the Spring of ' 77. 222 Features Features 223 Gourmet cooking and Basic Aviation- what do they have in common? Maybe a gourmet chef who flies his twin engine on weekends? It ' s possible, if he ' s enrolled in the After 6 Program. The After 6 Program, headed by Rick Geis , provides a wide range of courses for the faculty and staff at ASU, and members of the community. Courses range from Mexican cooking to Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation. The instructors for the program come from the Boone community, eager to share their interests and talents. To many, the courses are a break from the normal class routine, a supplement to vocational training, or a unique oppurtunity to become involved with their interests. After 6 allows participants to schedule meeting times and places that best meet the interest of the group. The After 6 Program is intended for the enjoyment of the students. With it ' s wide range of activities, each year it has been a sucess, and this year was no exception. By: Sherry Williams and Nita Sealey What Do You Above: The Spanish and Mexican cooking class create savory dishes. Below: Emergency Medical Training is being shown. Opposite Page: Above Right and Middle Right: Skills of photography from camera to paper are being demonstrated. Do After Six? r Above: Art, to capture on paper what you see in your mind. Right: Creative stitchery and quiliting are for the dexterous. It seems that every college or university boasts one facility that serves as a center of recreation, relaxation, and rendezvous. The student union is a mainstay on American campuses and ASU is no different. The W. H. Plemmons Student Union is named for the man who directed the university ' s growth during the sixties. It is fitting that our central facihty bears his name. The ASU student can find just about anything at the Union. Where else can you bowl three gajnes for a dollar, or shoot pool for peanuts. The Gold Room provides a meal a cut above the Cafeteria ' s bland fare for only a few cents more. The Appskeller is a room of vending machines that provides a restful respite for many, and with its ice cream and soda fountain, makes for a refreshing oasis. Television, movies, and " Our House, " a nightclub of sorts that offers fine musical entertainment, bolster the union ' s offerings. Everday one can find contact tables on the main floor, where various organizations raise money, sell tickets, popcom, cakes and anything else imaginable. The union serves many functions and is an indispensable facility on our campus. On any given day you ' ll likely find who or what you ' re looking for at the union. Where Do You Hang Out ? 226 Features Opposite Page: The Yosef Lounge is a gathering place for people to watch their favorite T. V. shows. Upper Left: The second floor of the Student Union offers pool, pinball, foosball and bowling. Middle Left: The Post Office is the place to get news from home. Bottom Left: Second floor lounge offers a quiet place to study. Middle Right: The Appskeller offers a quick snack for those on , the go. Features 227 OUR HOUSG IS VOUR HOU9G Our House, on the second floor of the Student Union, is a place where local and new talent can test themselves. It also provides an entertaining and relaxing atmosphere for the people. Coffee, Russian teas, and hot chocolate are served by pleasant hostesses. A coffee house where people can go with their friends and have some fun and chit-chat without it costing a bundle. Bottom Left: Blind pianist stiows A.S.U. his great ability and remarkable learning. Middle: A mural was painted behind the stage in Our House by Matt Howie a former A.S.U. student Top Right: Arabesque entertains on the Student Union Mall. Bottom Right: A modern group jams in Our House. 228 Features mmm Features 229 The Workman Bureaucracy John Workman Hall is an aging red-brick edifice, quietly overlooking the intersection of Frosh Avenue and Co-Ed Lane. Standing between Plemmons Student Union and a plethora of dormitory activity, the building houses one of the nation ' s foremost student development programs. Within Workman ' s walls, ASU students participate in various programs that often comprise their most meaningful college experience. The state ' s largest Student Government is housed in Workman: as are two newspapers, a yearbook office, and a promotional agency responsible for the selection of artists and entertainers. The facility boasts a print shop capable of meeting the programs media needs while providing training for many students. In fact, the experience gained through these Co-Curricular programs inevitably places the student in the front of the job rolls. If you aren ' t familiar with die opportunities available to you through the Workman programs, you could be missing out on the chance of a lifetime. ' -. 230 Features --:? ' - " . " sat-. - Features 23 i The Student Newspaper since 1934 What do you expect from a student newspaper? Straight news about events and issues here at ASU? Information about programs and services available through the University and community? A forum in which a variety of opinions can be expressed? The Appalachian wants to provide those services, and more. We want to be the paper you turn to for accurate and pertinent news about what is happening at Appalachian State, and why. And we will try to keep you up to date on what is happening outside the University, and what it means to students here. We also want to help you discover interesting people and places around campus and in the Appalachian community. And we we want to offer a marketplace, through our editorial pages, for both staff members and readers to exchange ideas and commentaries. Besides keeping our readers informed. The Appalachian tries to fulfill another vital role: that of providing valuable experience for students who want to learn some inportant skills that will benefit them in whatever careers they choose. So, whether you are interested in being a member of our staff or a reader, we think The Appalachian has something to offer you. We hope you will think so too, and we hope you will let us know what you want and need from your campus newspaper. by Harriet C. Dockery Editor, The Appalachian Left to Right: Front Row: Neill Caldwell. Narda Harrison, Jan Bettini, Harriet Dockery, LouAnne Herrin, Mary Ann Mims, Mark Kreuzweiser. Second Row: Ann Ferrell, Jeana Abee, Dana Williams, Elaine Parrot, Debbie Cook, Laura Jamison, Pat Stout. Third Row: Gary Sheetz, Chuck Gallagher, Jim Deese, David Harrison, Donna Davis, Brian Bailie, Kathy Chaffin, Betsy Huggins. Not Pictured: Jim Swing, Linda Bridges, Nancy Parnell, Glenn Osborne. 232 Features Left: Mark Kreuwieser and Pat Stout pour over pictures. Middle Left: Linda Bridges typesetting copy. Middle Right: Jim Swing constructs layouts for ads. Bottom Left: Harriet C. Dockery, editor of The Appalachain, is hard at work. " Appalachian The Student Newspaper of Appalachian State University Associated Collegiate Press 11 Americanj Editor. Harriett C. Dockery Business Manager Af ce Low ranee Production Manager Glenn Osborne i ews Editor Mary Ann Mims Featurps Editor ..Mark Kreuzwieser Copy Editor Lou Anne Herrin Sports Editor Charlie Atkinson Photo Editor. Pat Stout Features 233 Compus C iie i What do you do with — 1. Eight smiling, eager, " rookie " writers. 2. An editor who is no pro herself. 3. A graphics staff that has never put a newspaper together. Answer: Give them a deadline and put them to work on the Campus Crier. Sounds like a shaky way to run a college newspaper doesn ' t it? Surprisingly enough, with the backing of the Division of Complementary Education, it works. The first issue of The Campus Crier back in January 1976 evoked varied reactions. Skepticism was probably the first. The concept of a small, feature-oriented laboratory newspaper had failed at ASU several times before— why should this try be any different? As if pessimism wasn ' t enough to overcome, the new " baby " was misunderstood as well. While most people thought it was created to provide " competition for the Appalachian, " one professor (who obviously hadn ' t read it) went so far as to guess that it was " Some sort of underground newspaper. " Now, after two years of success. The Campus Crier is finally understood as neither of the above, it is a first-rate laboratory newspaper, compiled and designed entirely by students who are eager to learn about journalism by experiencing it. The staff consists of eight writers, one photographer, two graphics persons, and one editor, who have discovered that the most rewarding way to learn is to create. The Campus Crier is a positive and honest newspaper. It ' s positive because there are a lot of positive things to write about at Appalachian State University. It ' s honest because any staff member will proudly tell you that they have learned from their mistakes as well as their triumphs. It isn ' t easy working for what some people consider the underdog of newspapers on this campus, especially when friends come up to you and say, " Why don ' t you ' move up to ' The Appalachian? You ' re good enough. " " Thank you, " I politely reply, " but I think we ' re doing one heck of a fine job where we are. " by Molly Ancelln Upper Right: (Sitting, left to right) Pam Bright, Molly Ancelin (editor), Patti McCachern. Standing, left to right) Danita Beam, Michael Hannah, Kim Beaver, Jim Powers, Wayne Brearley, Terry Collins. 234 Features N€DW S " €RVJIC€9 The Graphics Program Department at ASU is perhaps one of the busiest departments on campus. Whenever Student government, the University promotional agency, or any other department of Complementary Education needs a printing job of any description, this professional facility goes into services. Tom Coffey, an ASU graduate, is in his fourth year as director of this diverse program. Coffey directs the mass of student manpower he trains to operate the complex printing and photographic equipment. Most of these students are Industrial Arts majors who receive academic credit as well as invaluable training. This multi-talented Director of Graphic Programs also serves as technical advisor to The Appalachain, The Campus Crier, as well as the yearbook. Although Graphics Program ' s primary responsiblity is to our extensive Complementary Education division, any University department can request their assistance. For the many students involved it is an educational experience that places them in front on employer ' s rolls. Features 235 SGA S.C.A. Senate led by Pat Florence is action working for you. The A.S.U. Student Senate consists of three representatives from each dorm and an equal number representing the off-campus students. Whatever feelings you have about SGA, it is becoming more obvious that this, the largest organization of its kind in the state, is looking out for you. President Hugh McCullen has brought us The Student Consumer Action Union as part of his campaign to meet the students needs. The SCAU is seeking discounts for students at local retailers while compiling a booklet of professional services in Boone. If you are having problems with a landlord, Mark Moffett is there to assist, and he is very effective clearing up misunderstandings. On campus. The Student Welfare Committee holds weekly meetings with the administrators of the laundry service, bookstore, security and food services. If you have a complaint or a problem, our SGA is geared to help. SGA has attained a voice in every important aspect of the university. They sponsor many programs to rrake the student experience more rewarding and entertaining. In every sense they are the voice of the students. 236 Features Lance Hart Kicky Edmondson Attorney General " Student Welfare Committee % Chadwell Chief Justice Bill Petree Club Council S 1 Teena Burton F. Joyce Anderson m Communications 238 Features w- .Dianne Coriveau Secretary Steve Nelson Public Defender »a 1 ▼ Norman Crottsts Paul West Tina Johnson — Mike Christopher j Academic Affairs Special Projects Commit tee David Colhns J Student LegislativeM Action Committee Features 239 In order to be a full fledged ASU student, one must try the art of skiing at least once. It usually comes up while sitting around late at night at the dorm in your f reshm an year. Some wise guy suggests that you all go skiing, as you withdraw into a corner with visions of careening down a mountain and having a telephone pole jump into your path or of going over a hill and never being heard from again. So you casually allude to the fact that you have two term papers to finish, three books to read, and four tests the next day. Then your good friend who suggested the whole thing in the first place casually tells you that your ancestors were not of the human race but rather were a breed of fowl. All the others in the room then join in the sport started by the former until you give in hoping to see your good friend wrapped around a tree before it ' s all over. You retire after a couple of shots of Nyquil to find yourself in a dreamland filled with snow covered doom. Around five the next morning, you dream a rat is burrowing into your side. You roll over and see your roommate withdraw his hand from his diggings. You exclaim something about how amazing it is for dreams to predict the future and roll back over. Your roommate was never one to give up once he had something in his mind. So you get up, take a shower, don one hundred and forty pounds of clothing and go with all your friends to get a bite to eat. Someone mentions something about this being your last meal which somehow seems something less than humorous to you at the present time. After the meal all six of you pile into your roommate ' s Volkswagen to head for the slopes. There you are greeted by a dude in lavender skin-tight pants wearing orthepedic shoes who directs you to one of the numerous lines inside the ski lodge. All you do is groan. You get a pair of skis about the size of your foot, a pair of boots that look more like medieval devices of torture than shoes, and a pair of poles which you figure will be handy for knocking people out of the way before you hit them. Someone shows you the intricacies of adjusting your boots and bindings while relating to you stories of how people splinter their legs at the shin if the bindings are not adjusted just right. You thank him, start to leave when your good friend grabs you by the arm and pulls you outside. You put everything on and go to your lesson where you learn such neccessary and difficult things as how to fall. After many hours going up the tow rope and practicing what you learned in your lesson (expecially the falling part), you end the day thinking that it wasn ' t so bad. In fact, you ' d like to come back and investigate this wonderful sport some more. You make this fact know to your groaning companions while going back to the dorm. They answer by refering to your general mental health condition coupled with the fact that if you ' re coming back, it ' s without them. You simply laugh, and sit quiet, contented and happy. 240 Features Features 241 fl i 1 1 1 i B «BsX ■ A ltd:)!! driH I H m L b «« B L. i ► 1 MB 1 tm ,. - jg;-j« ■ 1 Opposite Page: Hang gliding - a graceful aiid intriguing sport. Upper Left: Pravin Maharage loosens up on the court. Upper Right: Steve Robbins finishes his winning ride in the tubing contest during spirit week. Lower Right and Left: Mountain climbing, scaling, and rappelling are challenges to many. . % ,jm%m -1 t hi. f 1 1 « i W i! y Bv H H ASU Theater Presents— 244 Features Features 245 ' A Streetcar Named Desire ff f U Wti: ' ' Stoney Creek Popular Contemporary Programs ' purpose is simple--to provide the student body with good quality music. The purpose is simple. The process is not so simple. They are bringing in developmental artists-musicians who have potential, who have shown they can produce quality music, and who are on their way to the top. It ' s an endless but fruitful search for Contemporary Programs to go after these artists, whose music is not " popular " music, but rather music which is a good display of an artist and his talent. In time, whenever and wherever " Contemporary Programs " puts on a show, you can be assured that the music is quality entertainment. A ticket bought is an investment in an artist who will be big one day rather than a gamble and money down the drain. As diverse as the musical tastes are across the campus, " Contemporary Programs " is structured to accomodate the many tastes. There is music for everybody --from country, to rock, to jazz, to soul. Contemporary Programs is made up of students, staff, and administrators. Each individual in the group is a vital element and an expert in the area he or she covers. The students involved are senators. Not only are they musically knowledgable, but they are also members of the most representative body of students on campus. Therefore, they know music, and they know what students want to hear. So when you hear " Contemporary Programs " is putting on a show whether it ' s in " Our House, " Farthing Auditorium, or Varsity Gym, you ' ll know it ' s a show you can ' t miss. Music is as old as the wheel. It was one of man ' s first inventions to fill one of his basic needs-the need to create. Music has always been one of the most popular types of entertainment on our campus. In the not-too-distant past, we ' ve had such groups as " America, " " Greg Allman, " " Linda Rondsadt, " " Jimmy Buffet, " " Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, " and " Billy Joel " appear here at ASU. Not bad names, not bad talent. Each year a special committee is responsible to bring musical talent to the campus. Many of the names of the past committees are forgotten and obscure to most of us now. The more familiar " Popular Programs " and the newly established " Contemporary Programs " are our most recent music committees. " Popular Programs " in its younger days was responsible for bringing in the " big " names. Later, Popular Programs, facing common problems throughout the college music business, such as low budgets, spiraling costs of top groups, and small halls versus large percentage gates, could no longer produce talent as it had in the past. The last nail in Popular Programs ' coffin was to cater to, as its title indicates, popular music-music which is here one minute and gone the next. Top names in popular music are as changeable and unpredictable as the tides. The present " Contemporary Programs " is a vague term to many. In tiine it will become a household word in the campus vocabulary. 248 Features Jazz ,azz Ensemble ■%, , ♦ ' • Bonnie Raitt Music makes pictures And often tells stories Top: Billy Joel " gets down " with the crowd. Right: ASU gets enthused with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Far Right: Stoney Creek ' s drummer gets to the heart of the music. Upper Right: The lead singer for Stoney Creek uses a touch of his talent to get ASU students into the swing of things. 250 Features All of it magic And all of it true l I 1 -m. % And all of the pictures And all of the stories i Arrogance Jhm 5 ' ffi te .I Bj l - 2j»I 1 fe ■ jr ' ' ----•:iil i,t ' •-r-y: .. .■ . 252 Features All of the magic The music is you M Arrog ance | •£: li -4- 1 — D. 1 Jli ■i 1 . 1 j i 1 1 i 253 Features what good is sitting all alone in your room? Come hear the music play! Life is a Cabaret, old chum! Come to the Cabaret! Put down the knitting, the book, and the broom. Life is a holiday. Come to the Cabaret, old chum! Life is a Cabaret! Come taste the wine. Come hear the band. Come blow your horn; start celebrating. Right this way your table ' s waitin ' . . . 254 Features The Man Behind the Scenes What do you do when you can not stomach the thought of another night at the Rock, can not find any good books to read and do not particularly want to watch two or three hours of television? Why not join the growing number of students at ASU who are reaping the rewards of the Cultural Affairs Office? 1 H » iaB ■ K ' ' ' w i l ET -d P i m Sure, you think, why do I want to spend my time listening to some lecture about the formation of igneous rocks or stru ggling through a classical sonata? According to Rogers Whitener, director of the Cultural Affairs office, you might just find out that you enjoy it. In a somewhat informal chat with Whitener he discussed the Cultural Affairs office— it ' s function, it ' s growth, it ' s accomplishments and future expectations. " As a division of the Department of Complementary Education, Cultural Affairs is simply a complemant to the academic program at ASU. It is an experience beyond the bounds of the classroom by way of public lectures and fine arts programs. Whitener an associate professor of English, became the director after the office was formed about six years ago. Since that time, he has seen a growth of interest in the program. " Interest in Cultural Affairs has grown by leaps and bounds, " Whitener said. " In the past three years, it has really come a long way. There has been extensive interest — we ' ve sold over four hundred dollars in season tickets to the Artist and Lecture Series in Farthing. And we ' ve had more student members than in previous years. " " I think it (the interest) has to do, on the one hand, with the fact that our student body is mature and having more cultural experience in public school Ufe. Secondly, I think it has to do with a concerted effort on the part of the Complementary Education Departmen to stress Cultural Affairs. " Whitener explained that the Cultural Affairs program consisted of a number of types of programs. Included in these are the major Fine Arts program, the Chamber series, securing major and minor speakers and performers, dance troupes, and a variety of musical interests, such as jazz, classical and folk. " What we try to do in the fine arts and lecture series is to schedule some programs of a general nature. " sure-fire " programs that will attract a crowd. The mini-lecture series supports speakers who represent a select group, such as securing a noted geologist to speak for geology majors or those interested in One aspect that Whitener said he finds advantageous, but not practiced enough, is keeping visiting artists and lecturers on campus for a few days. One major thing I would like to do is to find the facilities and money to bring professional groups on campus for an extended period of time, so they can give master classes and informal talks, " Whitener said. Another student advantage of the program is the chances for involvement on the students part with the professional groups. " We ' ve had students working as technicians for some of the productions, " Whitener explained. " That way, they get to see both sides of the performance. They have first hand experience with the performers and professional technicians. One goal Whitener would like to see fulfilled is a " bring-it-to-the-people " ' type of program. " I ' d like to see the cultural program taken to the people, " Whitenersaid. " Instead of the programs being held in formal settings all the time, I would like to see them being held, on the mall, in front of the cafeteria, in the classrooms, things hke that. Just something so people can be a part of something without having to go to a building. " Whitener is also trying to secure a permanent art collection for the school. He explained that a collection has already been started from purchases made of paintings entered in the National Drawing contest held on this campus. Whitner said he feels the program will continue to grow in future years and benefit more people. " We ' ve set our cultural goals high here and I think well reach them. " by Mary Beth Gooley 9 ■ P Bp i ' H ■n Ff %i:i: 1 i; iAi Upper Left: Jack Anderson, journalist, talks to the students. Upper Right: A member of the Luis Rivera Spanish Dance Company, executes a customary dance of Spain. Lower Right: Jean-Michel Cousteau, son of famed ocean explorer, Jacques-Yves Cousteau. Lower Left: Aiko Onishi, accomplished pianist, begins her recital. Features 257 258 Features JOHN CHAPPELL m mix ON SM A TIMELESS PORTRAIT OF AMERICA ' S GREATEST HUMORIST ' Man is the only animal that blushes. Or needs to. If you pick up a starving dog and make him prosperous, he will not bite you. This is the principal difference between a dog and a man. " " f could probably be shown by facts and figures that there is no distinctly native criminal class except Congress. " ' To my knowledge I have no race, color or creed prejudices . . . all I care to know is that a man is a human being. That s good enough for me. He can H be any worse. " Features 259 The Black Student Association The Black Student Association involves all black students on campus and is one of the most active organizations. Headed by President Ivan Pharr, the association seeks to involve all black students in cultural and social activities. The liighlight of the year for the association was Black Heritage week, which brought noted black poetess Nikki Giovanni to Farthing Auditorium. A semi-formal Cultural Awareness Ball, an art exhibit and a cultural artifacts exhibit were also held. The liiglilight of the week was the Cultural Awareness Pageant. Miss Angela Howell was chosen as the winner on the basis of her talent, beauty, but most of all, as Ivan put it, " her style! " The other contestants were; Natalie McLean, Lu Shun Duberry, Cheryl Quick, Denis Walker. Avet Anderson, and Lorraine Smith. Cecelia Harris , among others, was instrumental in the production of the pageant. The association also sponsors the Gospel Choir, Which held several performances throughout the state. Forty people participated in the choir. Other projects for the association include the Afro American Banquet, a trip to Atlanta, the establishment of communication with other universities, and an Honors and Awards Banquet. OPPOSITE PAGE: Upper Right: Grade Howell, actor. Middle Right: Angela Howell, winner of the Cultural Awareness Pageant. Lower Left: Art by Black Students. Lower Right: Ivan Pharr, President BSA. THIS PAGE: Upper Left: Barrel Howell, singer. Upper Right: Dancer ' s entertain. Right: Nicki Giovanni, visiting poet. Left: Dance troupe. Features 261 ' The Press Ls the Watchdog of the Constitution ' ' Jack Hndepson The man who blew the Ud off Watergate " Tells it Like it is " " The founding fathers didn ' t know Richard Nixon ' s name when they wrote the Constitution, but they saw him coming. " " The day we lose Freedom of the Press is the day we lose our freedom. " " The President is the servant of the public, not their master. " " It ' s our job to report to you who own the government, any irregularities we uncover. " " If I had to choose between a government without newspapers or newspapere without government, I ' d choose the latter. " On Jimmy Carter " He ' s a fast learner. " " Jimmy Carter has done the most important act of the last thirty years with his stand on Human Rights. " " People are opposed to his proposed Panama Canal treaty. I think they are wrong. The Canal is a symbol of American Colonialism. " The Post- Vietnam Years " We lost our first war in history (Vietnam), a president and his staff were convicted while our Economy was stagnating. " " In our ghettos, dog and cat food sales have tripled. These folks aren ' t buying more pets. They can ' t afford hamburger. " " Our economy was strong in 1973, before the oil potentates quadnipled the price of oil. It was the most massive transfer of wealth from one nation to another, ever. Our own oil companies are deeply involved. " On Energy " The Oil Conpanies dictate policy. I have never found the oil companies to be patriotic. They ' re squeezing us. We are hooked on oil, it is our life ' s blood. " " We ' re too busy conserving oil, instead of developing an energy substitute. " " We could make alcohol fuel. A 1 5% blend with petroleum would eliminate the need for foreign oil. " Why Not an Energy Substitute? " The oil and gas companies are opposed. " On the Future of American Democracy " Beware of those who shout ' Power to the People " . " " Our forefathers gave us a government we could change by evolution. " " For 200 years we have governed ourselves by truth and logic. We should build upon what we have. Don ' t be afraid of truth. " " Beware of people who want to tear it down to build their own version of government. " Jack Anderson Fall., 1977 Farthing And, ASU 262 Feature: Features 263 I WHO ' S WHO AMONG STUDENTS AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES Features 265 Ha " ■ H ' ■ 1 ::r Bpi HiC Mmm! H Richard B H II H 266 Features Not Pictured: GiU Beck Blake Bolick Charles Cartwright Pamela Davis Clinton Feemster James Flynn Sandra Garner Carla Gay Jane Hill Bret Peterson Terry Russell Tony Searcy Allen Slaughter r Wi M 1, f ill y ' ■f j ■ ■ i - •v o o o • • a 26S Features c • • Features 269 44 Yosefs Pride ASU Eating Services 99 It ' s Wednesday and you ' re headed for lunch after struggling through another hour of physics. It ' s 12 o ' clock, but you know if you ' re lucky that you ' ll barely have time to make it to your 1 o ' clock English class. Forcing your way into the crowded cafeteria, you take your place in a long line that is slowly winding its way out the doors. After 20 minutes, you finally reach the serving line. Maybe, you think, just maybe they ' ll have something different to- day. But a quick glance proves dif- ferent and you automatically ask for " Mystery meat— I mean, Uh — hamburger patty, mashed potatoes- no, no gravy— and squash, please " ; the same thing you eat every Wednesday. After five more minutes in the check-out line, you try to juggle your tray, books and coat, searching for your mealbook. That done, you wind your way through the lunchroom, looking for a table. Four collisions with the tray cart and 10 minutes later, you find a table loaded with dirty trays and cigarette butts. Pushing them out of the way, you glance at the clock and realize you only have 15 minutes before you have to leave for class. Oh well, bottoms up... Three weeks left in the semester and you ' re broke. You ' ve just finished up your last mealbook and you don ' t know what you ' ll do until the end of the semester. You ' ve got a mealbook left from last year, but it can ' t be used. Why can ' t we have mealcards like other universities? You wonder. Or why can ' t we have $5— and — $10 mealbooks to buy at the end of the semester? Anything would be better than this, you think, as you sink your teeth into another peanut butter cracker... Needless to say, the two accounts above are somewhat an exaggeration of the truth. But according to nine ASU students, the problems men- tioned are not that far from reality. Lee Mashburn, a 19-year-old sophomore, says he eats in the cafe- teria everyday, two meals-a-day. " I think the food is terrible! " " I ' m tired of having the same thing everyday— fish, chicken, meat- loaf, ham. And I think they try to fix the food too fast (in order to feed all the people). Maybe the food would be better if those ladies who serve the food would put a smile on their faces. A lot of them just throw the food on your plate and then shove it at you. They could be a little more friendly. " Eighteen-year-old Keith Sprinkle, a freshman, was sitting with Lee and agreed that a wider variety of food choices was needed. " It is a bit repetitious, but I don ' t guess they could come up with too many exotic dishes. " " I usually eat here in the cafe- teria, " he said. " I ' ve eaten in the other places, though. The Gold Room ' s okay, but I can ' t think of any clean terms to describe the B.I. It ' s the pits. There is some graffiti on a bathroom door in Justice that says ' Flush twice— it ' s a long way to the B.I. ' I believe it! " Lee and Keith both feel the crowds are a problem. " People sit around in here and shoot the bull more than they eat, " Keith said. " It causes a problem for people who are trying to find a table. " Rick " J.D. " Miller is another stu- dent who thinks variety is a prob- lem. " It (the selection) could be better because every week they have the same thing— I ' ve seen that, " he said. " You can eat something on Tuesday and go back the next Tuesday and they have the same thing. " I think the prices are high, " he continued, " but so is everything else. If you think about it, we ' re fortu- nate to have a cafeteria— some colleges don ' t even have one. " Rick also favors a mealcard policy. " Other major North Carolina universities have them and they work; I think we can do it, too. " " Repetition? They don ' t know what variety is down here, " said a 20-year-old junior girl who asked to remain anonymous. " I eat down here because it ' s faster than the cafeteria and cheaper than the Gold Room. But I won ' t touch any of the hot foods-they ' re nothing but grease. The cold sandwiches are pretty good, but that ' s it. " " The food ' s expensive, but what other choice does an on-campus stu- dent have? " " I ' ve been eating this stuff for over two years now and I still can ' t get used to it! " Junior Rick Gilliam, 20, said he feels " the food has gotten worse since I was a freshman. The variety, well, there is no variety. And when they surprise you and put a new item out that ' s good, you won ' t see it again for two months. " Asked if he ever ate in the Gold Room, Rick said he didn ' t because " I can never afford it. The B.L? No way! I can ' t stand to eat there. " Rick favors a mealcard plan, but 270 Features also offers a suggestion for the meal- book system. " Mealbooks should never run out— we should be able to use them from year to year. " Another student, who couldn ' t be persuaded to give his name, also favored mealbooks that wouldn ' t be- come invalid after a year. " I think we should be able to use mealbooks no matter when we got them. It ' s just not fair to have SIO left in a mealbook at the end of the year and have to throw it away. " This student said he eats regularly at the Gold Room. " The food is just as good, if not better, than most places around Boone. I don ' t mind paying a little extra if it means not having to eat in the cafe- teria or B.I. " There were other students who felt the food wasn ' t bad at ASU. Debbie Poplin and Shelley AUen, both freshman, said they are pretty satisfied with the food. " It ' s not bad, " Debbie said. " I usually eat lunch in the cafeteria and dinner in the B.I. Sometimes the B.I. has the same thing over and over, but I really don ' t mind. " Shelley agrees with Debbie. " I think it ' s pretty good, " she said. " It ' s better than most cafeteria food. And I like our mealbook system. " Sarah Lane, also a freshman, was sitting with Debbie and Shelley. She agrees that the cafeteria food is good, but has her doubts about the B.I. " I don ' t think the food ' s cooked right. I ' ve eaten there once and I got sick. I haven ' t been back! " Upper Left: Guitar players entertain students with sweet melodies in ASU ' s Room of Gold. Left: The Appskeller affords its many delicacies to a couple oj hunger-weary students. Features 271 They ' re there when you need them 272 Features Opposite Page: Security officers rush to Cone Dorm as a fire alarm is sounded. Above: One of ASU ' s security officers direct traffic for students. Below: A car parked in violation is ticketed. . . . and when you don ' t Features 273 Doc Ashby to the Rescue Remember that cold January day that you trudged all the way down to the infirmary with the flu? After you got your potassium penicillin, you had to hike back to the Psychological Services Center to pick up some test forms; you rounded out your day ' s chores with a trek up the windy hUl to the Post Office to check your empty mailbox before finally collapsing back in your room. ASU is going to make days like this easier for students in the near future. Although they can ' t do much about the weather or the flu, administrators plan to centralize the Support Services so that only one trip is necessary to get all those chores done. Construction of the Student Support Facility wUl begin in the fall of 1978. At a cost of two million dollars, the new building will house the Infirmary, Psychological Services, and the Post Office. It will be located behind the Student Union in what is now a gravel parking lot. A mall will connect it with the rest of the campus. Upper Right: Doc Ashby double checks to make sure his diagnosis is correct. Right: A nurse cheers up one of her patients. 274 Features Upper left: A nurse in the infirmary takes down symptoms for medical records. Below: Doctor Derrick examines the x-rays of one of his patients. Upper Right: A nurse carries on with routine procedures. No one who has seen it can argue that the present ASU infirmary is grossly inadequate. Whereas it has only five thousand square feet of useable space, the new facility will cover 16,860 square feet of the forty thousand square foot building. Plans for the improved infirmary include four physicians ' offices, eight examination rooms, a laboratory, an X-ray room, a pharmacy, and a physical therapy room. The large in-patient services area will feature a number of bedrooms and a day lounge with a television and study carrels. Psychological Services will occupy 5,720 square feet of the new building. It will include a large counseling area, complexes for group and individual training, and a testing complex. The Postal Services center will have twelve thousand mailboxes as well as a large service window and a sorting area. The estimated size of the postal complex is 10,250 square feet. What will students do with such a modern facility at their disposal? Enjoy it, hopeful!, even with the flu. by Molly Ancelin Features 275 OPPOSITE PACE: Top: Downtown Boone looks more like a river than a main street. Bottom: Members of the Boone Community examine flood damages. THIS PAGE: Top: The countryside suffers greatly from excessive rainfall. Left: A Boone resident sees for himself the effects of the flood. Above: ASU students try to avoid the rain. Features 277 Looking Toward Tommorrow ASU Freshmen by Donna Davis and Tom Patrick Is today ' s freshman more intelligent than years past? Is he more mature? In politics, is he conservative or liberal? Throughout the seventies ASU has been appealing to a larger number of high school graduates. This year Dr. Robert E. Reiman, Professor of Geography and Coordinator for the universities Long Range Planning and Learning Resources department compiled a lengthy statistical profile of ASU ' s recent freshmen classes. Dr. Reiman ' s report is so thorough that with a quick reference you can learn what percent of the men can bake a cake from scratch, or type 40 words a minute. Over the last three years admissions to the freshmen class have been limited to 1700 students. Each year the number of applications has numbered over 4000. Naturally the requirements have been stiffened and one would assume a more intelligent student body is evolving. Seventy-five percent of our most recent freshmen class finished in the top fifth of their senior classes. If SAT scores are any indication of academic excellence, then ASU can be sure of qualified students. More freshmen than ever, (18%), plan to reach the Masters level. The academic programs have become the rriain attraction, with skiing and sightseeing following in the distance. Today ' s freshman not only possesses a refined grade school record but comes from our society ' s more affluent strata. Combined parental income averages $20,000 a year and parents of 48 students are presidents of savings and loan businesses. It ' s no coincidence that ASU leads the state in banker ' s training. The parents of today ' s freshmen are more educated as well. This is a national trend as our society becomes more scholarly every year. The pursuit of the college degree is encouraged by parents who possess degrees themselves. The poUtical stance of today ' s freshman is markedly conservative when compared with his counterparts of the early seventies. Today ' s freshman is not out to buck the system, but to become a contributing factor within it. Once enrolled at ASU, you can throw away the statistics. The newcomer is ready to embark upon the Mountaineer experience. The academic exposure is becoming richer each semester. The recreational opportunities of the mountains are endless and the campus facilities are expanding to meet a greater need. All the pitfalls await today ' s freshmen as they have done in years past, and time will tell who is going to reach the high ground. At ASU, the climb is steep with plenty of opportunities to grow and develop, but each one faces an ascent into maturation. 278 Features i ' icfee -.v,. .,t ' : " - ' ' , Features 279 Big Brother They are Appalachia ' s " forgotten children " — the children of widows, alcoholics, welfare recipients, the children of broken homes. Nobody pays them much attention or gives them much thought on an increasingly conservative campus where conversations center more around test answers or " the Rock " than the needs of deprived children. Understandably so, but . . . Some ASU students have not forgotten these kids, and each semester they put in free time to let them know somebody cares. Their time and help are channeled through a seven-year-program known as Big Brother-Big Sister headed by Debbie Dorsey and Jane Delance Funded through Student Affairs, the Big Brother-Big Sister Program is a perfect outlet for students " who just love little kids, " says Jane Delance assistant program coordinator. The Big Brother (Sister)-Little Brother (Sister) relationship is friendship. Although each friendship is unique, as each individual is unique, there are some factors common to each adult and child relationship. A Big Brother or Big Sister is not expected to be a psychiatrist, social worker, or counselor. As a Big Brother, you can make the biggest contribution by simply being an engaging and pleasant companion for your Little Brother (Little Sister.) It works down to this: you must care. Caring is the keystone to working with children. " A child needs an adult that he can admire, an adult who speaks his language, and who can guide him— in a meaningful, positive way along the paths he encounters in his daily journey to adulthood. " That is what Big Brother-Big Sister is all about. There are no economical, educational, or marital qualifications to be a Big Brother (Big Sister.) The volunteer is asked only to give the precious commodity of time. Time a - Big Sister parent would offer his child to make him truly feel he is wanted, is cared for, and loved. Taking a child out for a ride, out for a coke, bowling, or to a ball game might seem insignificant, but for a child from a one parent home, it is the beginning of an entirely new Ufe. The children are referred to ASU ' s program from area social service agencies, schools or the parents themselves. The students are simply volunteers who are trying to help out. They get nothing for their efforts except a sense of satisfaction. " This year we have had forty really good matches, " says Delance, " last year we had a lot more, but we wanted it smaller this year so we could watch them closely to make sure the matches were excellent and they are. " Students who get " matched " with little brother or sister are taking on delineated responsibihties. They must be willing to stay with it for at least two semesters and spend a minimum of two hours per week with the child. How they spend that time is up to them. One student took his little brother fishing while others will go ice skating or to a movie. " It depends a lot on what the kid likes to do, " says Delance. " A lot of area movie theaters, the ice skating rink and the roller skating rink issue special I.D. ' s to let the kid in free. " In addition to those kinds of weekly activities, the Big Brother-Big Sister organization holds a Christmas party for all the children and buys them toys. Around Easter, they try to have another party or Easter egg hunt. More important than the gifts or movies, though, is the relationship that evolves. " We have a lot of people who stay with it two, three, and four years, " says Delance, who has a ' little sister ' herself. " Most of all, they like kids and feel like they are doing something to help an individual child. " " We all just love kids and want to help in some way. " by Debbie Furr " Have you been a good little girl? " 280 Features Features 281 Men . . . . at work . . . in fashion 282 Features Features 283 " WAZOO " Our Campus radio station, WASU, 90.5 on the FM dial, held a contest to come up with a catchy name. A student tapped his imagination and offered " Wazoo. " 1977-78 has been Wazoo ' s most innovative and successful year since the station ' s inception in 1972. Program Director Jack Pennington explains that " more things have been tried. " Wazoo received national acclaim for its charity work for abandoned senior citizen Martha Adams, collecting 11500 in around-the-clock radio-thons. Late movies at the Flick raised money to help fund the Boone Rescue Squad, the ASU Jazz Ensemble, the Watauga High School Band, and The United Way. More than ever Wazoo has catered to student listeners. The staff has designed a program wherein Top 40 is played in the mornings, and progressive music is aired in the evenings. In order to meet such varied musical tastes found on a college campus, Wazoo continued the increasingly popular evening show, " Jazz Waves, " from last year. For classical buffs, Wazoo received exclusive rights to tapes of the Chicago Symphony. News coverage of the ASU campus has been expanded to keep up with the rapidly changing university and Boone. Sports got a face-lift with Mountaineer Countdown and Locker room Scoreboard. Satirical radio soap operas were added to Wazoo ' s program in the Spring. Coming up in Wazoo ' s future are $25,000 worth of new equipment including a powerful transmitter and stereo reception. The new Art and Communication Arts building situated next to Farthing Auditorium provided Wazoo with twice the space of its former location in Chapell-Wilson . Pennington says, " We now have a lot more room to move around in; we were cramped in Chapel-Wilson, and now we ' re closer to the Communication Department. " With the more spacious accommodations, the needed space will be available for the new equipment. The 1977-1978 Wazoo staff include: Jack Pennington, Program Director; Ralph Conner, News Director; Paul Stewart, Sports; Kevin Estes and John Cosby, Production; Taryn Ledgerwood, Public Affairs; Bill Schumaker, Engineer; George Alvan, Music Director; Jon Currie, Director of Broadcasting; and many dedicated (if not crazy) DJs. by Mark Kreuzwieser Below: The WAZOO staff discusses plans for future radio programs. 284 Features Above and Below: Disjockeys work hard to please their listeners. Features 28 J Have it Your ' Wey ' Now in his ninth year as our chancellor Dr. Herbert Wey has overseen the phenomonol growth of ASU. During this time he s always shown an open door to students. Mr. Chancellor You have the floor. " If you ' d been on this campus ten years ago and came back today, you wouldn ' t recognize it. " " When I came here in 1938 we had about 700 students. " " We could enroll 15,000 here if we wanted to. We put a limit at 1800 freshmen three years ago. Each year we have about 4500 applications for the freshmen class. Up until that time, we had taken just about everybody that was eligible. " " We ' ve raised our entrance requirements three times since I ' ve been here. 75% of our freshmen graduated in the top 20% of their high school class. " " The thing I ' m proudest about is the improvement in our academic programs. I think our programs have have strengthened several times over in the last ten years. " " It ' s not anything I did. It ' s a matter of better faculty, better students, and improved facilities. All that put together has brought about a better university. " " I ' m sorry we ' re losing some of our old buildings, hke Watauga Hall. The library ' s more important than saving ' old Watauga Hall ' , but I still hate to see it go. " " We ' re going to have one of the better libraries in the system. " " The university has a responsibility to the community and the community has a responsibihty to the university. Used to be if you were with the university you couldn ' t get elected to anything. We ' re beginning to see the town accept the faculty more and more as part of the community. " " The biggest problem we ' ve had of course, is over the liquor problem. I really feel the town would be better off if it were not dry. We ' d have less trouble out of our students running bac k and forth from Blowing Rock. That ' s really the only hang-up we have now. We ' ve got the best relations now than we ' ve had in my ten years here. " " I know there are teachers that aren ' t worth the powder to blow ' em up, but there are so few of them. We have a greater percentage of Ph.D. ' s on our faculty than Chapel Hill. That alone does not make a great faculty member, but it is one indication of the strength of the faculty. " " Our Business school does an excellent job placing their graduates. It is one of three in the state that is fully accredited. It ' s awfully young, but it already has a high rating. " " The fact that we ' re placing practically all of our kids when other institutions are not speaks for itself. " 286 Features r.Jf The Chancellor ' s Home: Overlooking the campus atop President ' s hill. The ' Wey ' of the World. " I ' d like to see us reach a place where every student who graduated from Appalachian could speak a second language. " " It ' s embarrassing when our people go overseas and those people all talk to us in English and none of us can speak to them in theirs. " " This old world is getting to be just a little-bitty speck, and if you can only communicate in one language you gonna be in trouble. " Features 287 288 Clubs CLUBS clubs 289 PREVIEW 290 Clubs ACADEMIC CLUBS Clubs 291 Row 1: Fred Weber, John Callahan, Ann Poer, Howard Gault. Row 2: Chris Myers, Ben King, Steve McCarn, Joe Kruger, Ken McKinney, Sam Swanson, John Privette, Dennis Shumaker, Joan Clark, Steve Heron. Row 3: Bob Powell, Bubby l urrah. Row 4: Doug Moore. Pre - Medical and Pre - Dental Society Patty Nesbitt, Charles Thompson, Joy Brooks, Terry Clark. Richard Calhoun, Gary Nash, Bob Lutz. 292 Clubs y, M. ,V. Row 1 : Kathy Jones, Tami Rucker, Randy Cassels, Suzanne Lasek, Jeanette Tarr. Row 2: Steve Morrow, Bud Hollowell, Ginger Rott, Dianne Bass, Josh Hinson, Suzy Hearn. Row 3; Robert Waters, Gruensfelder, Martha Russell, Linda Washam, Warren Hinson, Laura Burrelt. Row 4: Greg Baker. Robert Richards, Joe Williams, Ted Jones, Bill Hager, Steve Abernathy, Jo Debnam. A Wii ■LQi gL tt l Juj 4 Bl ' jV P HIr Mar2 M Highland Biologists For the biology major at ASU, his or her education need not be restricted to classroom learning. The wonders of nature abundant in the Blue Ridge Mountains afford the Highland Biology Club with a splendid setting for exploration. The wide spectrum of science is viewed first-hand through camping trips or through movies, slide-shows, or guest speakers. Besides hiking, the club enjoys cook-outs in the spring, mushroom hunting under the watchful eye of Dr. Bond, and they are not above a carwash or two to raise funds. Sociology Club Top to Bottom: Bobby Byrd, Neal Keeter, Barbara Beucus, Anne Hendrix, Glenn Osborne, Jan King, Mike Cassell, Julie Wagner, Cindy McMatton, Buny Garrison, Kay Wooten, Dave Vincent, Dr. Mike Wise, Alice Regan. Cluhs 293 Accounting Club Row V. Don Beaty, Dent Sullivan, Greg Ashley, Tim Lowe, Pat Webster, Charlotte Self, Cindy Helnns, Tony Bradshaw, Dr. Joseph Barnes (Advisor). Row 2. Gloria Thompson, Bill Hughes, Doug Bishop, Richard Janke, Gary Munn, Patricia Schaffner, Mitzie Lawhaern, Richard Woods, Bill Goodman. American Marketing Association 294 Clubs h-- Students Planners ' Association Student Planners is an outlet used to provide planning and geography majors with activities relevant to this interest. They often feature speakers on planning at meetings, and trips have been organized to various cities for conventions to keep members informed of n ew developments in communital and regional development. Robert Keber (Advisor), Joey Furman, Robert Harkrader, Eddie Pond, Wyatt Dunn, Kathy Kerr, Tom Kirby, Tony Bebber, Steve Posten. American Society for Personnel Administration Only in its second year of operation, the ASU chapter of the Winston-Salem based ASPA affords some very practical experience for the student planning a career in personnel relations. Knowledge and insight into the industrial and commercial relations field is the ASPS ' s purpose. Row 1 : Mary Powell, Jean Jones, Scott King, Kevin Lacklen, Katrina Nail, Margret McGibboney, Dennis Lyons, Donna Garren. Row 2: Jim Nelson (Advisor), Lewis Sperser, Don Daniels, Bruce Riddle, Mark Greeson, Steven Whitt, Tom Lukeman, David Hamilton. Clubs 295 German Club French Club Row 1: Paula Thomas, Phil Hastings, Daniel Wakerman, Christie Lawrence, Eleanor Carmichael, Richard Mode. Row 2: Wes Saylors, Mariano Jarrin, Martha Bishop, Joanna Hessee, Dagmar Alfes, Jane Mickle, Florence Dickerson, Mary Prevost, Vera Wolfe, Janet Alpiser. Gisele Loriot, Lila Hardin, Vangie Barlow, Michael Hannah, Jossette Hollenbeck, Nancy Bullington, Dee Dee Crump, Mary Prevost, Debbie Watts. La Tertulia " La Tertulia " is a group made up of students interested in developing their use of the Spanish language. They believe the best way to learn a second language is to practice in everyday conversation. They often dine together, experiencing Spanish cuisine and learning the finer attributes of the Spanish culture. Membership is open to any interested student with no fee for entry. The group works together to raise necessary funds. The members plan to tour Spanish speaking embassies in Washington D.C., where they will most likely utilize our new campus extension in the nation ' s capital. Row: 1: ShorrI BIskoly, Danny Moilns, Wei Saylort, Ben Duncan, Kirby McCrary, Lillian Hickman, Carolyn Wright. Row 2: Barbara Molina, Martha Bishop, Jane Gunters. 29 () Clubs Students Society of Physics Science is difficult for some but not for the Society of Physics Students. At the beginning of the semester, they proved that physics is not all work by having a fall picnic for both faculty and students. As a way of informing the club on what is happening in other science clubs, they developed a spy network where members attend other science club meetings and report back to the president. Row 1; Allen Webb, Bobbe Deason, Nancy Giles, Walter Connally. Row 2; Janey Allan, Ed Pearce, John Benbow, Don Matthews, Jeff Smith. Row 3: Steve Kennedy, Jim Finegan, LaVerne Cash, Barry Byrd, Michael Dishman. Row 4: Harding Leach, Randy Miller, Steve Parson, Todd Taylor, Christine Thomas, Milan Buncick, Thad Bumgarne, Alan Cummings. National Art Educators Conference The National Art Educators Association was formed to pronnote art education everywhere, while also promoting the educators themselves. One of the group ' s foremost attributes is its placement service which seeks locations of employment for its members. The national organization publishes articles, research results, and other news which assists art educators everywhere with their instructional programs. Row 1: Sue Sisk, Lou Ann Cooper, Katherin Shugart, Allen Coleman. Row 2: Tom Williams, Rebecca Little, Anne Richards, Robin Barfield. Row 3: Virgie Campbell, David Pym. Row 1: Nancy Dixon, Sharon Carter, Mellanie Shook Nancy Veatch (Advisor). Row 2: Debbie Wooten, Kitzi Cray, Lynn Phillip, Melanie Rash, Sharon Penland, Theresa Compton, Linda Freeman. Row 3: Pat Faulkner, Donna Phillips, Brenda Gay, Debbie Poplin, Karen McNamara, Christie Barr, Sandi Shumaker, Cheryl Frisby, Mickey Murray. Home Economics Club Row 1 : Teresa Myers, Ann VonGitder, Judy Keith, Lucy Lenier, Carol Stricklen, Beth Quick, Judy Covington, Tammy Collins. Row 2: Celia Roten (Advisor), Lisa Blake, Rebecca Sumner, Chrissa Sellers, Susan Norman, Lynn Dixon, Karen Parton, Sherry McClure, Mary Ann Seats. Row 3: Vicky Ritch, Denise Lanier, Cathy McKeen, Lowder, Helen Kathy Norton, Rieta Sludor, Kim Becky Johnson, Crouch , F ran Farthing, Susan Chilton, Carol Kathy Outran, Faust, Karen Phyllis Assam, Hooks. National Student Speech and Hearing Association Millions of people each year are struck by hearing and speech (disorders. The student chapter of the American Speech and Hearing Association is one club on the ASU campus that is striving to help solve these problems. Row 1: Vickey Breedlove, Kim Leonard, Karen Jackson. Row 2: Janet Hamby, Pam Miller, Rhonda Smids, Becky Shaping. Row 3: Sue Grigg, Brenda Walter, Deborah Davis, Ed Hutchinson (Advisor), Kim Schirrman, Lucretia Beam, Lisa 298 Clubs Math Club Annually, an Egg-drop contest is sponsored by the Math department. The objective is to construct a container that will preserve an egg from a four story fall. m ' W 1 A student flunking calculus can look towards the Math Club for help. The club provides, as a service, tutors for those students having difficultly with their math courses. Club members seek to promote interest in math and to motivate those already interested. Row 1: LaVern Cash. Row 2: Margaret Shaw, Allen Webb, Sharman Pledger. Row 3: Debbie Eeds, Cindy Suggs, Libby White. Mrs. Kitchens and Christopher, Janet Everhart. Row 4: Max Schrum, Bobbe Deason, Debbie Crocker, Gayle Kearney, Dr. Kitchens. Clubs 299 Chemical Society The Appalachian Chemical Society promotes the field of chemistry in the university and surrounding high schools. Along with promoting chemistry, the society tours such plants as the R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. in Winston-Salem. The purpose of such tours is to make more visible the use of chemicals in today ' s society. Row 1 : David Rogers, Josie Reed, Glynda Whitt, Joy Brooks, Tommy Carr. Row 2: Darrell Styles, Allen Slaughter, James Wheeley, Alan Cummings, Ron Miller, Dr. Tom Rhyne (Advisor). North Carolina Association of Education for Young Children Row 1: Marcie Barnes, Martha Sharpe, Leesa Brewer, Carol Murphy, Galinda Sale, Lynn Holland. Row 2: Ann Talton, Jamie Smith, Gina Crews, Kim Sommers, Susan Buie, Dorothy Stewart, Pete Pezzi, Bob Jones (Advisor). Professional Recreators The purpose of the Professional Recreators is to help recreators and students in areas where academic courses do not. It also creates an awareness of opportunities available in the field by getting involved in state and national chapters. The club, which was formed last year, is affiliated with the N.C. Parks and Recreation Society and also the National Parks and Recreation Society. They are currently putting together a booklet of all recreation majors ' resumes to send to recreation departments in the state and surrounding areas. Row 1: Butch Kisiah, Emmie Pitts, Kathy Sasser, John Henderson. Row 2: Debby Ness, Meal Gagnon, Barbra Abshire, Cindy Sharpe, Gus Kretschmer, Alan Heinze (Advisor). Forensics Union This forensics club is diligent in the pursuit of its art. Members conduct ten to fifteen hours of research each week, preparing briefs and other cases. An affiliate of Pi Kappa Delta, ASU Forensics boasts a debate team while offering other areas of expression. Poetry, theatre and impromptu speaking are encouraged. A forensics tournament was hosted this November. Dr. Tarry Cole (Advisor), Susan Fillippeli, Cyndi Prevette, Cindy Aldridge, Lee Kirkman. International Relations Association The Po I i t i cal Science department is behind this group of students dedicated to the understanding of international government relations. Their members have traveled to Georgetown and Princeton Universities to participate as United Nations delegates in simulated U.N. sessions. They carried this notion one step further when the club hosted over two hundred high school students to participate in their own model United Nations. All this is carried on in hopes of better understanding international political communication for the establishment of peace in our time. Row 1; Steve Parker, Tommy Thomas, Belinda Locke, Jayne Gergel, Skip Martin. Row 2: Eric Verschvure, Sara Trowbridge, Jane Clare, Phil Hastings. Criminal Justice Club Row 1: Brenda Young, Richard Barnett, Steve Talton, Cindy Belk. Row 2: Stewart Mallard, Anne Caverly, Sam Penegar 302 Clubs Student ' Council for Exceptional Children The SCEC seeks to provide activities in an effort to promote more involvement with the exceptional child. Membership in this professional organization is made up of special education majors. Row 1: Becky Burke, Teresa Norman, Nancy Yearout, Terri Moore, Debbie Garrett. Row 2: Debi Morgan, Karia Trott, Cellane Byrd, Pam Rice, Cindy Thompson, Melody Poplin, Annette Willett, Sandy Bradford. Row 3: Ruth Ann Davis, Terry Johnsen, Janine Primeau, Carol Magrath, Linda Aderholdt, Tami Hopkins, Nancy Murray, Lynn Okita, Linda Caldwell, Sherrie Wagoner, Anita Perry, Tammy Parker. Row 4: Edward Hanson, Kelly McNoldy, Elaine Pappas, Donna Frye, Benita Daniels, Mary Maples, Beth Robinson, Linda Hyde, Nancy Lynch, Mark Oonnell. n Mainly Media Row 1: Deann Bradshaw, Jeanne McRary, Kim Johnson, Kathy Russell, Cece Sheffield, Paula Mass. Row 2: Teresa Palmer, Sarah Schug, Gayle Alston, Kim Coleman, Susan Plate (Faculty Advisor). Clubs 303 r PRGMieW 304 Cluhs SB . rT B g BB k , il ' " ' ■ ' JiA » ' mm TM u -. PgiDaSB EE B • tv ■ B l i v K ' F H I ' m IBSW } ' 1 ■ 1 i J| J V H !■ k | 1 CTNITY CLUBS J clubs 305 Ah iA l - w Accompanist: Karia Epiev. Row 1: Philip Hardin, David Pittman, Dan Mason, Glenn Turner, Bryce P jrsley, John Rose, Dr. Philip Paul (Director). Row 2: Tom Kirby, Eugene Beasley, Sidney Carpenter, R. David Mellnik, Ron Vanr loy, Mike Duncan, Anthony Blackman, George Rudisail, Mark Cook, Tony Collins, Milan Buncick, Bryan Faggart, Kevin Burgess. Row 4: David Thomasson, Rodney Ballard, David Bush, Donald Dages, James K. Flynn, Daryl Reed, Willian Logan, Tim Mellage, Durwood Peed, GL€€ CLUB HMD TR€BL€ CHOIR Accompanist: Joan Freeze. Row 1: Claudia Hester, Judy Laws, Becky Broach. Row 2: Carolyn Davis, Leta Watts, Claire Hawkins, Delores Reed, Jackie Biddix, Daphne Wilson, Gaye McConnell, Denise Austin, Debbie Teague, Necie Hannah. Row 3: Shelly Allen, Kendra Ashe, Kay Moyer, Sally Jones, Lisa Issacs, Donna White, Emily Huskins, Susan Norman. Row 4: Lynn McDaniel, Karen Wylie, Cindy Bolt, Nita Lutz, Shelley Burton, Betty Lutz, Barbara Trexler, Ann Miles, Janice Rand, Anne Lynn Hayes, Karen Holsclaw. 306 Clubs scmm mD BMDG Row 1 ; Mi ke B ookshire. Dodie Jenkins , Ben Duncan. Row 2: Mike Hawk ns, David Black, Harry B rown. PGR9HIMG RIfLGS The Pershing Rifles are a many-purposed organization. They are a social group who promotes the increase of interaction between instructors and students in the ROTC department. Affilitated with the National Honor Society of Pershing Rifles, they work with the Capers helping underpriveledqed children in the area. Some of their activities include giving a Halloween party for the Children at Grandfather Mountain Children ' s Home and having a Christmas party for the under priviledged kids in Watauga Countv. PFC Bob Lochey, 1st Lt. Mike Byrd, CPT Jane Hill, 1st Lt. Gus Kretschmer, 1 1st Lt. Frank Rowland, 1st Lt. Bruce Rice K leeling: 2nd Lt. Ben Dunce n. 9GNPGR I IDGLI 90CIGTV " Ever Faithful " — that is what Semper Fedilis means. This spirit and tradition of the IVIarine Corp is synonymous with the ideals of the Semper Fidelis Society. Activities of the Semper Fidelis Society include recruiting new members, such as college bound high school students, taking trips to marine bases, and celebrating Marine Corp holidays. Other activities that are planned at regularly scheduled meetings include drills and land navigation studies. On November 6, 1977, they participated in the Marine Corp Marathon at Washington, D.C. i Wayne Brearley, Doug Foss, Louis Wright, Ron Ryning Steve Fry, Charlie IVIiller. Guy Williams, Rudy Barlow, I connHMtxD? The Commandos ' main purpose is to develop Physical and mental toughness. An individual ' s leadership capability is nurtured, particularly at the small unit level. Most members are involved with ROTC, but anyone interested in the robust spirit of the Commandos is invited to join. The unit ' s activities provide realistic and rugged experiences with the development of military skills being the main priority. I Row 1: Roger Hair, David Nantz, Kent Parrish, Ron Krieg, Vince Wardlaw, Allenl Ezzel, Fred Davis, Kathy Roper. Row 2: Ed Kato, Carmen Cuta, Ben Duncan. Rowl 3: Mike Trivette, Marion Parrish, Tim Fulbright, Steve Baker, Phil Patterson, Jim I Saverwein, Rennie Cory, Lee Moritz. I 308 Clubs CLOGGGR9 Clogging is a mountain tradition, and the ASU clogging troupe perpetuates its spirit with vigor and skill. Its sixteen members perform at area high schools and may appear in a local blue-grass bar now and then. Whatever the occassion, ASU ' s doggers represent the best in the world, " The Real McCoy. " |ROW 1: Linda Fuliwood, Brenda Mille ne Lee, Susan Knight. ROW : iKerianne Campbell, Randy Miller, Ann Jself, Jimmy Caudill, Debbie Nay, Steve| :hurch, Shelly Setzer, David Savage. To m r n V T h om as ,| Debbie Wi nters. Dor na| Nicho son R ow 2:1 Be nn V Goo dma nl Brenda Yo ung. Che isel Creed. ml B Bi As representatives of the Democratic party on campus, members seel to stimulate interest in political issues and to increase participation in elections. Voter registration drives are held prior to a Democratic primary. One major goal of the Young Democrats, as is with all Democrats, is the removal of Jesse Helms from office. YOUMG DGMOCR T9 clubs 309 C P€RS Bray, Ruth Stuckev, Gracie Roys lie Bolick, Edith Newsome.l Capers, a service sorority, is affiliated with Army ROTC and the Pershing Rifles. Their service projects include giving a Thanksgiving dinner for a needy family and throwing a Christmas party for underpriviledged children of Watauga County. By working concessions for home games. Capers provide a service for the ASU student. Capers ' main responsibility is to the ROTC department on campus. 310 Clubs UMNGR ITV 9lhG€R9 Music at ASU would not be complete without the University Singers. Chosen by audition, the fifty member group consists of both music majors and those outside the music department who show an interest in music. The group worked very hard performing concerts in several states in order to get recognition. Their efforts were rewarded when they were invited to sing at the Kennedy Center. Row 1: Gerald Jo nes, Kathy Gr Bene, Kendall Wilson , .ynne Fogleman, Bruce Agnew, Anita Manning Gary Miller, Debb e Bradshaw.l Mike Weeks, G ace Morris, David Melinik, June Kirk man , Bobby Chilton Joan Falcone r, Caria Carson, Aleta McNair, Kathy Niswander.l Lynn Steverson M chael Clawson, Anne Marran Row 2 Carolyn Davis, Joan Fletcher, Bud Russell, D onna Tarlton, David Miller, Dale! Whitt ngton, Karen Wen, Ed Brown, Sonja Mil er, Mark Cook, D avid B ackburn, Kim Hawkin s, Clark Good n, Kathy Alex ander. Cecill Dalto 1, Robert Bur ke. Dean Watts Retta Berry, Eddie D gh, Willie Fleming. — -J Clubs 311 PMYCR R€RS By their support of the Gratis Williams fund, which provides a scholarship to a theatre major annually, Playcrafters have exemplified the notion of self-help. This energetic circle of creativity has held hair-cut-athons, film festivals and every other money raiser within the laws. They plan to buy a washer for their costume shop. Productivity is their by-word. Row 1: Chuck Rogers, Carol Ogus, Hollie Sherrill, Cindy Aldridge, Michelle des Islets, Becky Manning, Jerry Woolard. Bow 2; Betsy Marett, Cathy Sessions, Steve Cobb, Cherie Abee, Cyndi Prevette, Susan Allen, David Thonnas, Ken McNeil. Row 3: Willie Parks, Bill Heustess, Julie Richarson, Peggy Pattern, Lisa Reece, Garland Hudson, Denise Rush, Dr. Susan Cole. COLLGCe RGPUBLIC M9 Student participation in and support of the candidates of the Republican party are encouraged by this affliate. Devoted members seek to inform students on what is happening in politics. The making of ASU into an absentee ballot precinct, before the November elections, is one goal the College Republicans hope to achieve. Pam Norton, David Harrison, Michele Eaves, Hank Ingram, Debbie Miller, Christie Lawrence. Row 2: Paul Fogarty, Pam Miller, Ken Elliott, Joel Anderson, Jim Cole (Advisor). 312 Clubs Row 1 : Donna Westmoreland, Shari Anderson, Cindy Carter, Karen Saine, Lisa Grigg, Lewis Spencer, Ralph Swanson, Sue Burton, Donna Shoaf, Marie Swanson, Jane Houser. Row 2: Gina Berini, Waddell Holcumb, Dave McCampbell, Charlene Cave, Karen Meyer. CIRCLG k Circle K, a service organization, devotes itself to aiding and assisting the ASU and Boone communities. A monthly project is a birthday party for underprivileged children in the Boone area. Frequent visits to Grandfather Home are made to play games and work with Placement and Career Development teaching students how to write resumes. Clubs 313 B RBGLL CLUB Row 1 : Eddie Digh, Jimmy Allgood, Jos Teeter, Andy Odroneic. Row 2: Jeff Helms, Ron Johnson, Mil e Cloninger, Phil Campbell, Brent Jones, Warren Falls, Tommy Leonard, John Nichols. ( GMCING CLUB Kevin Tripplet, Steve Woody, Frank Hunnicutt, Leo Storey, Andre Woods. 314 Clubs HIklMG m ) OUTIMG CLUB Mountain climbing, hiking, and camping are all on the Hiking and Outing Club ' s agenda. An outdoor activity is planned by and for members for each weekend. Members have taken backpacking trips to both Linville Gorge and Mount Rogers, camped out at Grandfather Mountain, and have gone white water canoeing. Safety and sound practices are stressed in order for members to fully enjoy their outside experiences. Clubs 315 I 316 Clubs IGIO Clubs 317 The Baptist Student Union is the center of activity for many ASU students. Students who enjoy singing comprise the ranks of the Spirit of the 70 ' s, the BSU ' s touring choir. Branching off from the choir are two folk groups, Crystal Spring Mountain and Sunshine. Dinners, all nighters, and prayer groups provide fellowship for those who enjoy being with others. Row 1: Hank Greer (Chaplain), Debbie Crump, David Frazier, Dixie Frazier (Director), Sara Rand, Jan Russ, Virenee Chatmon, Russ Wendell, Kim Johnson, Donna Abernethy, Mary Long, Debbie Luffman, Leesa Brown, Edie Williams, Jenny Wrenn, Kathy Moore, Maria Zachary, Debbie Tucker. Row 2: Glenn McCoy, Ma rk Eudy, Suzanne Carswell, Kenneth Turbyfill, Robert Ferguson, Victor Johnston, Lisa Lashley, Debbie Hudson, Kathy Foster, Donna Beaver, Cathy Bowen, Connie Jones, Linda Lewis, Jenny Brisley, Susan Matthews. Row 3: Susan Robbins, Grady Kidd, Karen Jones, Freda Sheppard, Janice Wright, Bill Shearin, Pam Lattimore, Bill Stone, Teresa Caulder, Steve Tenrab, Cathy Cagle, Sonja Gurley, Michael Qawson, Bert Page. Row 4: Nancy Hamrick, Gwen Tilley, Sharon Huegel, Melonie Shipp, Sandy Miller, Sandra Hamby, Martha Sharpe, Patsy OUis, Hal Shuler, Bebbie Drye, Carolyn Sluder, Cindy Patterson. Row 5: Staley Keener, J.W. Brown, Melody PopUn, Deborah Dunevant, Rhonda Younts, John Liles, Paul Lewis, Lisa Broght, Neal Isaac, La Verne Cash, Andy Hunt, Rieta Sluder, Jan Plumblee, Lida Corsbie, Lynne Fogleman, Jim Pearce, Elizabeth Good. 318 Clubs o 5 I Row 1: Phillip Abernethy, Derald Hendry, Dixie Farthing. Row 2: Fran Hunter, Michel Powell, Glen Mommsen, Fran Eury. This group is devoted to carrying the doctrines of the Bahai ' i faith to the ASU community. Believers in the oneness of God, mankind and religion, they seek a world without harmful bias or prejudice. The group often hosts their own guest speakers as they pursue the gentle teachings of their faith. Row 1: Dana Blanton, Kathy Brigham, Pam Bright, Denita Beam. Claudia Hester, Carol Cantor, Vicki Darnell. Row 2: Lynn Curby, Betsy Huggins, Sherry Boone, Brenda Lotterhos (Advisor), Kathy Mercer (Advisor), Gary Fullan, Don Lineberger, Dick Lotterhos (Advisor), Dave Windley, John Thomasson, Ralph Soney, Tim Thomasson. W7 I] Intervarsity seeks to propagate the name of Christ, wiiile providing fellowship for Christian on campus. This chapter of the Intervaristy Christian Fellowship International, ministers to those in the surrounding community and abroad. Members work with the bedridden and in the prisons. Plans have been made to send two students to the Guatamalan mission field. Clubs 319 ;o.S: ' », i- ■iW ' ' ' ' ' " ' -mi. 1 . .) ]» « " ■ 4 When I Grow Up • Abee, Jean A ' Abernethy, Donna Acker, Martha Adams, Bebe Adams, Rosita Adams, William Addington, Mary Agnew, Miriam Alcon, Tony Aldridge, Rhonda Alexander, Cheryl Allen, Dawn Allen, Pam Allen, Shelley Allen, Glenn Allen, Jane AUred, Mike Allred, Sharon AUred, Karen Alphin, Robert Alspaugh, Ann Amico, Susan Ammons, Wanda Anderson, Debra Anderson, Shari Anderson, Tammy Andrews, Leslie B. Angelroth, Liz Archibald, Joe Arcilesi, Beth Armstrong, Laura Asheik, Kendra Austin, Denise Auvil, Carl Aycock, Steven Bailey, Debbie Bailey, Donna Bailey, Jan Bailey, Kim Bailey, Leslie Baker, John Balser, Robin Bandy, Rebecca Barbee, Tamara Barbee, Teresa Barbour, Bo Barbour, Larry Bare, John Bare, Terri Baker, Jeanie Baker, Pam Barlow, Vangie Barnhardt, Tom Barr, Angela, Batten, John Baumann, Beth Baumgartner, Alice Bavid, Rod Beam, Sandra Beaver, Vanessa Valdese Durham Charlotte Charlotte Hamptonville Statesville West Jefferson Charlotte Hickory Kernersville Statesville Garner Hickory Hamptonville Henderson Burnsville Lexington Greensboro Greensboro Winston-Salem Winston-Salem Greensboro Fayetteville Wilmington Sumter, SC Montreat Charlotte New Port Richey, FL Statesville Charlotte HendersonvQle Waynesville Raleigh Murphy Raleigh Ellenboro Fayetteville Advance Durham Banner Elk Raleigh Eden Newton Burlington Charlotte Fayetteville Smithfield Salisbury Jefferson Durham Gaffney, SC Greensboro Charlotte Newton Winston-Sal em Charlotte Asheville Winston-Salem Cherry ville Hightstown, NJ Freshmen 321 Beckham, Monica Franklinton Belcher, Todd Dallas Bell, Jane Burlington Bennett, Jeni Chariotte Bennet, Kendra Winston-Salem Bennett, Mary Ann Greenville Berryhill, Sam Winston-Salem Birdsong, Barbara Winston-Salem Bishop, Robert Jr. Kinston Bivins, Ron Cooleemee Black, Greg Mt. Holly Black, Sharon Thomasville Blackburn, Terri High Point Blakemore, John Winston-Salem Bland, Amy High Point Blankenship, John Garner Blankenship, Leland Robbinsville Blackwelder, Leigh Cherryville Blanton, Dana Shelby Blanton, Rhonda Earl Blaver, Kim Rockwell Blue, Karen Vass Bolt, Cindy Murphy Bonds, Catherine Concord Boob, Tony Smithfield Bordonaro, Ann Brevard Bostedo, Barbara Charlotte Boswell, Kenneth Burlington Bowden, Jane Greensboro Bowers, James High Point Bowersock, Tammy Rockingham Bowlin, Melissa Cary Bowman, Sally Greensboro Bowman, Tindy " Mooresville Boyce, Michael Buriington Boyd, David Selma Boyd, Johnnie Mooresville Boyles, Bob Winston-Salem Bradley, Renee Kings Mountain Brame, Carla Eden Braxton, Sharon High Point Bridges, Billie Shelby Bridges, Richard Cliffside Briggs, Beverly Charlotte Bright, Barbara Marion Brinton, Mary Lenoir Britt, Kim Concord Britt, Sheila Newton Brock, Janice Monroe Brown, Bess Southern Pines Brown, Doug Charlotte Brown, Eileen Greensboro Brown, Lee Ann Belmont Brown, Michael Edenton Brown, Paul Salisbury Brown, Terri Trinity Brown, Terri Rockingham Brownell, Lisa Marie Greenville, SC Bryan, David Raleigh Bryan, Mimi Buriington 322 Freshmen ■ ' " T ' ' ' Buchanan, Bernice Valdese Buchanan, Delores Rutherford College Buchanan, Lee Hickory Buff, Michael Raleigh Bulla, Dexter Clayton Asheboro Bullock, James Scott Raleigh Burcham, Lynn Greensboro Burns, Patricia Winston-Salem Burrell, Karen Jacksonville Burtner, Diane Waynesville Burton, Shelley Charlotte Butler, Cathy Charlotte Byers, Elice N. Wilkesboro Byrd, Debi Asheboro Byrum, Lane Charlotte Caldwell, Neill Aberdeen Caldwell, Russ Burlington Calhoun, Bradley Newland Calloway, Betty Raleigh Cameron, Paul Charlotte Campbell, Pat High Point Cannon, Debora Charlotte Cannon, Kathy Charlotte Cannon, Susan Asheville Carden, Linda Charlotte Carey, Jimmiy Oxford Carpenter, Andy Hickory Carpenter, Kathy Spruce Pine Carriker, Pam Concord Carroll, Linda Newton Carter, Cynthia Clarmont Carter, Kelly Greensboro Carter, Phoebe Charlotte Carter, Steve Hickory Cary, Charles Riverdale, MD Casale, John Laurinburg Cashion, Teresa Winston-Salem Castle, Jane Lebanon, VA Cauble, James Belmont Caudill, Janet Nags Head Caudle, Lynne Salisbury Chandler, Joy Burlington Cherry, Lisa Eden Chesson, Susan Durham Church, Scott N. Wilkesboro Clark, Deborah Newland Clark, Mary Monroe Clark, Stephen Clarkton Clark, Terry Canton Clayton, David Jefferson Clayton, Jeff Graham Cline, Brynn Martinsville Cloer, Ellen Hickory Cochran, Tommy Boone Coffin, Teresa Durham Coggin, Pam Charlotte Coggins, Cathy Asheboro Collins, Dan Hickory CoUings, Eric Chapel Hill Collins, John Clemmons Freshmen 323 Combs, Anita Rockingham Comer, Joe Fayetteville Conger, Patty Kernersville Conley, Debbie Drexel Contoleon, Anna Asheville Tina Cook Shelby Cope, Scott Kernersville Corder, Carey Thomas vOle Corn, Karen Hendersonville Come, Tammy Thomas vUle Corsbie, Lisa Asheboro Costner, Melony Winston-Salem Cotton, Ronnie Fuquay Cox, GaU Asheboro Cox, Julie Mt. Holly Craddock, Rachel Winston-Salem Craig, Bill Charlotte Cranford, Mandy ' Marion Craven, Annette Kannapolis Craven, Sandy Charlotte Criss, Julie Matthews Crumpacker, Susan Kernersville Cude, Sherry Charlotte Curtis, Robin Valdese Dancy, Susan Charlotte Danley, Jennifer Columbus, OH Davis, Lori Gary Davis, Ronnie Iron Station Dawson, Keith Greensboro Deal, Darrell Valdese Deal, GaU Woodleaf Dean, Kitty Charlotte Deans, Mary Greensboro Debs, Andrea Greensboro Dedman, Carole Pensacola, FL Deekens, Mary Raleigh DeVita, Debbie Charlotte Dewberry, LuShun Greensboro Dey, Brenda Gastonia Dillard, Dianne Asheville DUlon, Eric Raleigh Disher, Lynn Lexington Dishman, Michael Sugar Grove Do, Lua Winston-Salem Dobbs, Kim Gainesville, GA Dodson, Cynthia Spruce Pine Donowho, Rena Gary Dowdle, Merriman Winston-Salem Dowtin, Taylor Spring Hope Drye, Audrey Concord Drye, Kim Albemarle Duff, Robbie, Charlotte Duncan, Susie N. WUkesboro Dunlap, Karen Wingate Dunn, Kim Efland Edge, Tammy Fayetteville Edmundson, Ricky Charlotte Edwards, Debbie Creston Edwards, Janet Wilmington Edwards, Jennifer Raleigh 324 Freshmen hv.rt ' . : I Edwards, Wilton Zebulon Eller, George Lansing Elling, Debbie Greensboro Elrod, Donna Ranlo Ervin, Dan Morganton Estep, Emile Newton Evans, Mary Asheville Everhart, Eugene Lexington Pagan, Lee Gainsville, FL Faires, Bobby Cherry ville Farthing, Pam Boone Tate, Nancy Greensboro Felty, David Cary Ferebee, Richard Winston-Salem FerreU, David Pinehurst Ferrell, Jeff Davidson Fewell, Richard Burlington Fike, Debra Charlotte Fisher, Jo Carol Kannapolis Fisher, Melinda Hendersonville Fitzgerald, Joey Greensboro Fleshman, Kristle Morehead City Floyd, Dale Jacksonville Floyd, Dr. Deland, FL Fogle, James Taylorsville Fogleman, Lynne Elon College Ford, Eddie Greensboro Forshee, Jeff Raleigh Foster, Larry Tryon Foster, Lisa Asheville Fox, Anne Norwood Fox, Kim Winston-Salem Fox, Natalie Burnsville Franklin, Davena Valdese Franklin, Jerry Icard Frazier, David Boone Freeman, Jackie Hickory Freeman, Joe III Greensboro Freeze, Joan China Grove French, Mike Virginia Beach, VA Frink, Michael Shallotte Fritch, Carol Parkersburg, WV FuUer, Sarah South Boston, VA Furches, Jane StatesvUle Futrell, Yvonne Richsquare Gaddy, Sara Hamlet Galloway, Greg Lakeland, FL Gamble, Mark Fayetteville Gamble, Robert Greensboro Garren, Terrell Brevard Garret, Traylor Fayetteville Garrett, Debbie Waynesville Garrison, Marj Charlotte Gates, Amy Charlotte Gibson, Herbert Greensboro Giles, Nancy Raleigh GiUiam, Jane Thomas ville Gilliam, Timberley Morganton Glosson, Beverly Mebane Gontero, Geordi Asheville Fresh 325 Goodall, Booten Roanoke Rapids Goodson, Mark Lincolnton Goodwin, Sandy Charlotte Gordon, Karen Greensboro Gouge, Jeff Spruce Pine Gawarkiewicz, Barbara Winston-Salem Gray, Beverly Burlington Green, Terese Charlotte Greene, Harold Lenoir Greene, John Morganton Greeson, Brad Greensboro Greeson, Bryan Greensboro Griffin, Terry Roper Grotte, Norman Thomasville Grubb, Debra Todd Gryder, Terry N. Wilkesboro Guerry, Wendy Walkertown Gulledge, Mike High Point Gupton, Diane Raleigh Guyton, Sharon Fayetteville Haines, Carolyn Greensboro Haithcox, Annette Greensboro Hall, Melanie Spruce Pine Hall, Ronnie Conover Hall, Stephanie Greenville Hall, Terry Statesville Hall, Timothy Statesville Hamby, Cindy Lenoir Hamby, Sandra Laurenburg Hamilton, Joe Asheville Hamilton, Karen Thomasville Hammond, Laura Cedartown, GA Hannah, Michael Troy Harding, Lynn Charlotte Hargett, Icsolene Cove City Harkey, Andy Charlotte Harman, Charles Durham Harrold, Gregory Thomasville Harper, Jeff Charlotte Harris, Brien Washington Harris, Eddie Fayetteville Harrison, Narda Charlotte Harrison, Steve Winston-Salem Haubenreiser, John Charlotte Hawkins, Diane Winston-Salem Hawkine, Allen Greensboro Hawley, Prissy Stanley Haynes, Debbie Shelby Haynes, Sherry Greensboro Hazle, Vana Clumbus Heath, Dana Pinehurst Hedden, Jaime Charlotte Hedgecock, Sherri High Point Helms, Lisa Charlotte Henderson, Robert Ellerbe Henley, Patti Enka Herndon, Kathy High Point Herter, Carol Maiden Hilderbran, Ken Conover HUl, Judy Wingate 326 Freshmen Hill, Pam Eden Hinshaw, Angle High Point Hinshaw, James Asheboro Hinesley, Lisa Denton Hodge, Cathy Cincinnati, OH Hodge, Pamela Rutherfordton Hodge, Tim Burlington Hodges, Anna Boone Hoffner, Lynn Charlotte Hogan, Susan Chapel Hill Holbert, Rick Columbus Holder, Dale Pfafftown Holland, Tamara Charlotte Hollar, Mark Conover Holland, Jeanie Charlotte HoUowell, Benita Hertford HoUowell, Victor B. Jr. Charlotte Holmes, Bill Fayetteville Holt, Donna Spencer Holt, Jeff Sanford Hook, Ann Charlotte Hooks, Sonya Pelham Hoover, Anita Thomasville Hoover, Kim Salisbury Howard, Beth Durham Howard, Jane Concord Howell, Johnny Burlington Hubbard, Frances Wilkesboro Hubbard, Tim KernersvUle Hudson, Cheryl Greensboro Hudson, Jo Dee Lexington Huffman, Kim Conover Huffstetler, Cynthia Liticolnton Huggins, Elizabeth Sanford Hunt, Anthony Louisburg Hunt, Rebecca WQson Huskey, Nancy Fayetteville Inge, Donald Ahoskie Ingle, Debbie Asheville Ingraham, Pam High Point Isaacs, Dean Greensboro Isaacs, Lisa Valdese Isaac, Neal Lenoir Jacques, Karen Jamestown James, Stuart Farmville Jarvig, Ward Durham Jenkins, Mildred -Concord Jenkins, Vicki South Boston,VA Johnson, Darlene Spruce Pine Johnson, H. Kimber Burlington Johnson, Stephanie Chapel Hill Johnson, Susan Greensboro Johnson, Teresa Charlotte Johnson, Tina Charlotte Johnston, Loretta N. Wilkesboro Johnston, Mark Charlotte Joines, Tim Sparta Jones, Cindy Charlotte Jones, Daniel Halifax Jones, Ginni Mt. HoUy Freshmen 327 Jones, Jody Charlotte Jones, Kathi High Point Jones, Kathryn Rocky Mt. Jones, Robin Salisbury Jordan, Sandra Hickory Jordan, Tim Greenville, SC Joyce, Michelle Winston-Salem Kearns, Kathy High Point Kellum, Scott Greensboro Kelly, Eileen Charlotte Kelly, Linda Sanford Kemp, Gene Burlington Kemp, Molly Dudly Kempf, Laura Charlotte Kennedy, Pam Charlotte Kennington, Kathy Charlotte Kersey, Kent Hickory Kimble, Denise Fayetteville King, Alan Charlotte King, Karen Asheville King, Steve Burlington King, Susan Cary Kinlaw, Susan Gastonia Kinney, Carolyn Lexington Kirby, Lynne Lumberton Kitts, Hugh Hazelwood Klein, Sandy Raleigh Klinetobe, Carol Clemmons Klopfer, Jamie Jamestown Knauff, James Charlotte Knight, Jane Banner Elk Kimpe, Connie Charlotte Kunkel, Nancy Denver LaBarbera, Debbie Newland Lake, Kym Greensboro Lamb, Pam High Point Lambeth, Tammy Lexington La Marre, Cathy Monroe Lambert, Blake Boone Lamm, Vicky Lucama Lancaster, Sarah Charlotte Lane, Jeff Charlotte Lane, Sarah Cary Langdon, Pam Jacksonville Lanier, Denise Garner Lanier, Gerald Zebulon Lashley, Lisa Eden Laursen, Katherine Oxford Lawing, Cynthia Charlotte Lawrence, Christie Harkers Island Laws, Julia Burhngton Leach, Barbara Burlington Leake, Charles Raleigh Leake, Mark Reidsville Leatherman, Marcus Morganton Lee, Cindy Gibsonville Leitner, Mark Greensboro Leonard, Sharon Greensboro LeVander, Martha Rockingham Lewallen, Jay Blowing Rock 328 Freshmen SPll Lewis, Laura High Point Lewis, Paul Charlotte Lewis, Ronald Greensboro Lewis, Susan Greensboro Liddle, Kim Jefferson Liles, John Raleigh Lindsay, Jean High Point Link, Doug Hickory Linney, Eric Hickory Lippart, Janet Pfafftown Little, Alyson Jefferson Little, Karen Charlotte Little, Susan Crumpler Li vengood, Jeffrey Scott Clemmons Long, Janet Fayetteville Long, Sharon Crumpler Loudermilk, Nicki Murphy Lowdermilk, Ann Mocksville Lowdermilk, Pam Valdese Lovelace, Paul Shelby Lowe, Patti Burlington Lowery, Tammy Charlotte Lowry, Renee T. Winston-Salem Lucas, Kenneth Hickory Luke, Virginia Graham Lundy, Debra Statesville Lutz, Nita Charlotte Lyda, Robin Hendersonville Mackie, Crystal Lenoir Macedo, Brenda Miami, PL Macopson, Dorothy Forest City Madison, Julie Jamestown Malone, Cherrie Greensboro Maloney, Sharon Fayetteville Manchester, Cindy Columbus Maples, Carol Michele Durham Mabry, Robert Albermarle Mangum, Judy Monroe Mangum, Lisa Cary Marion, Scott Carthage Marshall, Lisa Burlington Martin, Debbie Sparta Martin, Debbie Charlotte Martin, Kim Taylorsville Martin, Melanie Hickory Martin, Terri Raleigh Marze, Donna Jndian Trail Matthews, Sandy Banner Elk Matthews, Sandy Cary Matthews, Susan Wilson Mauldin, Sherran Albemarle McAdams, Barbara Wilson McCarver, Sandy Charlotte McCormick, Mike Greensboro McCraw, Douglas L. Marion McCullen, Sharon Raleigh McDonald, Kelli Charlotte McDonnell, Susan Fayetteville McElrath, Debbie Candler McEntire, Robin Tryon Freshmen 329 McGee, David Raleigh McGee, Lynne Brevard McHale, Dennis Brevard McKendry, Sue Cary McLaughlin, John Charlotte McMasters, Danny Liberty McMillan, Melanie Wilkesboro McNair, Jonathan Asheville McNamara, Karen Kernersville McSwain, Mitzi Charlotte Mears, Lisa Dallas Mercer, Cra ig Lake Waccamaw Metzger, Terisa Boca Raton, FL Michalec, Melissa Winston-Salem Miles, Anne Darlington, SC Miller, Ricky Lansing Miller, Sandy Greensboro Mills, Janice Tryon Mims, Laura Charlotte Minish, Karen Winston-Salem Mitchell, Carolyn Ft. Lauderdale, FL Mitchell, Lisa Hickory Mokus, Marsha Winston-Salem Monroe, MaryLou Charlotte Moody, Janice Wake Forest Moore, Kathy Durham Moore, Traci Virginia Beach, VA Moorefield, Jeffery Danbury Moren, Mary Haw River Morgan, Lauren Winston-Salem Morley, Mike Fayetteville Morris, Annette Shelby Morris, Benjy Athens, GA Morris, Debbie Marshville Morris, Jeff Charlotte Morrison, Tim Charlotte Moses, Terry Icard Moss, Terry Cherryville Mumford, Rick Goldsboro Musgrove, Jeff Cordova Myrick, Debby Candor Nash, Jennifer Ramsey, NJ Nassif, Laura Charlotte Neill, Cindy Spencer Nelson, Baucom Marshville Nelson, Eddie Kernersville Nicholson, Wanda Charlotte Norwood, Bob Chapel Hill Nuysman, Jan Charlotte Oakley, Jane Carthage Oakley, Janet Charlotte O ' Brien, Corinne N. Wilkesboro O ' Dell, Rene Eden Odom, Tina Rockwell Ogburn, Cindy Cary Ollis, Allen Frank Olson, John Raleigh Oruska, Mike Fayetteville Osborne, Donna Charlotte Osborne, Lee Hendersonvillc 330 FresJimeM m . ' • ' ' ' .9 ' . ' • i , ' Kan Owen, Dwight Stem Page, Teresa Reidsville Palurrtoo, JoAnn SaUsbury Pappas, Linda Winston-Salem Parker, Rex Lincolnton Parsons, David Charlotte Parsons, Patsy N. Wilkesboro Patterson, Scott Raleigh Payne, Bob Chapel Hill Payne, Susan McLeansvilk Paysour, John Lincolnton Pearson, Fran San ford Peeler, Kippen Lincolnton Pendley, Susan Spruce Pine Pentland, Kate Charlotte Perdue, Kimberly Thomasville Perham, Bill Southern Pines Perkinson, Teresa Raleigh Perry, James Siler City Philbeck, Robin Shelby Phillips, Alisa N. Wilkesboro Phillips, David Alan Gastonia Phillips, Ginny Greensboro Phillips, Linda Vale Phillips, Susan Albermarle Pickett, Liz High Point Pierce, Rick Kemersville Pinion, Pam Norwood Piny an, Eddie China Grove Pittman, David Boone Plott, Larry Jamestown Polk, Mary Greensboro PonischO, Susan Charlotte Poole, Lisa Rockwell Pope, Rick Chnton Poplin, Debbie N. Wilkesboro Poteat, Gary Davidson Potter, Theresa Charlotte Powell, John Charlotte Powers, James Clemmons Presnell, Cindy Lenoir Price, Janey Scotland Neck Price, Pam Greenville, SC Primeau, Janine Gary Pritchard, Mark Marion Proctor, Phyllis Hickory Proffit, Rita Long Springs Pryce, Bob Asheville Purcell, Jane Fayetteville Purinai, Kevin Rocky Mt. Purser, Kathy Dallas Purvis, Gene Bear Creek Purvis, Michael Bennet Quinn, Anne Marion Quinn, Laura Gastonia Raines, James Greensboro Ramey, Tony FrankUnton Ramsour, Carol Hickory Rand, Janice Reedsville Rash, Melanie Lenoir FresJiiiien 331 Ray, PhilUp Forest City Reese, Tim Denver Reinhardt, Ellen Hickory Reynolds, Betsy Salisbury Reynolds, Jackie Greensboro Rhye, Laurel Hamlet Richard, Darryl Greensboro Ridenhour, David Charlotte Ridge, Alison Charlotte Riley, Anne Raleigh Riley, Eric Burlington Richardson, Sandra Walnut Cove Riley, Rush Charlotte Rinehart, Linda Edenton Robbins, Jeanne Forest City Robbins, John Forest City Robbins, Randle High Point Roberts, Danny Brevard Robertson, Doug Lyndhurst, VA Robinson, David Matthews Robinson, Jo Warrensville Robinson, Kim Burgaw Robinson, Tara Rocky Mt. Rogers, Sarah Candler Roseman, Jane Hickory Roseman, Sheila Kannapolis Ross, Cindy Indian Trail Royster, Gracie Henderson Rudisill, Tracy Dallas Rufty, Lee Charlotte Rumfelt, Marsha Charlotte Rusher, Bobby Salisbury Saine, Deborah Lincolnton Saldivar, Martha Charlotte SaUsbury, Barton Raleigh Sanders, Jody Monore Sanders, Randy Dallas Scarborough, Chris Asheboro Schexnayder, Paul Monroe Schweitzer, Michael Wadesboro Scoggin, Susan Thomasville Scott, Melinda Morganton Scott, Taco Burlington Scronce, Troy Crouse Scruggs, James Burlington Scruggs, John Burlington Seabock, Beth Hickory Sealy, Cheryl Blacksburg, SC Seats, Linda Lewisville Seemen, Tracey Fayetteville Sellers, Chrissa Dallas Sellers, Prissy Kings Mountain Semlow, Suzanne Pfafftown Shaw, Edwin Chadbourn Shelton, Barry Sandy Ridge Shepherd, Monica Lansing Shields, Sheila Winston-Salem Shire, Susie Fayetteville Shoaf, Donna Mocksville Shuford, Kim Charlotte 332 Freshmen Shular, Gina Shuler, Hal Shumaker, Regina Shuping, Kathy Simon, Linda Simpson, Ernest Sipe, Norma Slawter, Tami Sloop, Eric Sloop, Lyn Snith, David Smith, Don Smith, Jay Smith, Jeff Smith, Julie Smith, Kathee Smith, Kim Smith, Pam Smith, Sandy Smith, Tari Smith, W. 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Charlotte Johnson, Becky Statesville Johnson, Becky Glade Valley Johnson, Channing Charlotte Johnson, Jane Lenoir Johnson, Mark H. 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Olive Charlotte Chilhowie, VA Boone Carthage High Point High Point Boone Black Mountian Cherokee Valdese Caroleen Morganton Greensboro Durham Seniors 377 Ray, William Wilmington Rea, Cathy Matthews Rector, Pam Conover Redfearn, Lester Charlotte Reece, Marshal Greensboro Reese, Donna Ann Hendersonville Reeves, Charles Hickory Reynolds, Rick Loncolnton Rhoads, Diane Columbia, PA Richards, Anne Mount Airy Riddle, Bruce Greensboro Rink, Danny Hickory Robbins, John Rutherfordton Roberts, Edgar Kings Mountain Robinson, Lisa Boone Robinson, Joanne Spruce Pine Robinson, Toni Robbins Rodeheffer, Patty Raleigh Rogers, Hal Sanford Rolfe, Paul Boone Roper, Kathie Drexel Ross, Martha Kemersville Ross, Pam Marion Rott, Margot Asheville Rucker, Martin Albemarle Rudisill, Nancy Catawba Rush, Denise Boone Russell, Alan Warrensburg Russell, Debra Roxboro Russell, Richard Burlington Rutledge, Jimmy Tryon Sadler, Jayne Chariotte Saint Clair, Carol Chariotte Sammons, Jody Chariotte Savage, Terry Canton Scarborough, Delia Asheboro Scarborough, Jann Chariotte Scattergood, Mary Davidson Schaffner, Patricia Clemmons Schalk, Ruth Boone Schirrman, Kim Fayettevill Schmalenberger, Ken Greensboro Schmidt, Cheryl Asheville Schumaker, Dennis Greensboro Scott, Marsha Rocky Mount Scruggs, Cathy Cliffside Scruggs, Sara Hazelwood Sealey, Catherine Lake Waccamaw Searcy, Tony Pilot Mountain Sease, Emily Waynesville Senior, Chris Chapel HQl Sessions, Cathy Boone Sessons, Wes Hendersonville Sharpe, Denise Dunedin, FL Shaw, Kim Daytona Beach, FL Shaw, Margaret Asheville Shearin, Bill Warrenton Sheffield, Marion Warsaw Sheperd, Mike Georgetown, Guyana Sherrill, Teresa Troutman 3 78 Seniors Shew, Dean Wilbar Shook, Mellanie Asheville Shreve, Robin Eden Shumaker, Shirley Granite Falls Shytle, Carl Shelby Sides, Keith Concord Sinski, Bing Lincolnton Sitton, George Henderson Sizemore, Carol King Slaght, Chuck Boone Sluder, Melanie Morganton Sluder, Rieta Marshall Smith, Bruce Hickory Smith, David Monroe Smith, Dennis Melbourne, FL Smith, Erskine Mooresville Smith, Geraline Raeford Smith, Leslie Statesville Smith, Lynn Kemersville Smith, Marjorie Charlotte Smith, Michael Morganton Smith, Nicky Winston-Salem Smith, Steve Gary Smith, Terry Sylva Snider, Stewart Salisbury Snyder, Kay Hickory Snow, Lynne Greensboro South, Larry Glendale Springs Speed, John Oxford Spencer, Lewis Mount Airy Stafford, James Lexington Stafford, Jeff Winston-Salem Stanley, Randel Dobson Starnes, Kim Kannapolis Staton, Andre Pittsburgh, PA Steele, Marlene Sandy Ridge Stephenson, Don Gary Stephenson, Sue Charlotte Stevens, R.J. Lenior Stewart, Jeff Charlotte Stewart, Paul Reidsville Stricklen, Carol Lenior Stilley, Nancy Rocky Mount Stockdale, Gaynelle Smithville Stoker, Robert Albemarle Stout, Candy Ramseur Stowe, Belinda Hunters ville Stowell, Zaceriala Boone Stramm, Jim Fayetteville Strickland, Rick Greensboro Strider, Thomas Troy Stroupe, Sid Cherry vOle Strum, Debra Hillsborough Sugg, Steve Miami, FL Suggs, Cynthia BurUngton Summey, Linda Mount HoUy Sumner, Rebecca Mount Airy Swann, Lynn Boone Swanson, Bob Greensboro Swanson, Dianne Lenior Seniors 379 Sweeney, Card Charlotte Swing, Jim Winston-Salem Swing, Randy Lexington Synan, Gary Greensboro Telton, Ann Yadkinville Tanner, Beverly Perry, FL Tansill, Grace Charlotte Tate, Mike Greensboro Taylor, Carl Raleigh Taylor, Vicky Winston-Salem Teal, David Albemarle Tennent, Andrew Salisbury Terry, Steven Charlotte Thacher, Lynne Charlotte Thomas, Andy Roxboro Thomas, Chriss High Point Thomas, Christine Winston-Salem Thomas, Reginald LilUngton Thomasson, David Clemmons Thompson, Dana Charlotte Thompson, David Lenior Thompson, David Charlotte Thompson, Gloria Charlotte Thompson, Mary Charlotte Thompson, Shirley Durham Thomson, Harlan Gaffney, SC Thome, Rose Burlington Tingley, Frank Charlotte Todd, Bill Yadkinville Todd, Pam Winston-Salem Toler, Joyce Morehead City Toberlin, Gwen Bumsville Townsend, Bennie Candor Townsend, Thomas Charlotte Trexler, Mark SaUsbury Triplett, Jill Ferguson Triplett, Ronnie Boone Troutman, Debby China Grove Trumbull, Wanda Salem, VA Tucker, Tim Pfafftown Turbyfill, Kenneth Spruce Pine Turner, Beth Boone Turner, Katherine Charlotte Turner, Terri High Point Upchurch, Steve King Varvard, Mary Cary Vernon, David Mount Airy Vernon, Randall Mount Airy Wagner, Julie Greensboro Wagner, Keith Thomas ville Walden, Karen Charlotte Wall, Debbie Caroleen Wallace, Debbie Wilkesboro Walling, Mary Catherine Boone Walker Becky Darlington, SC Ward. Jeff Mocks ville Wardo, Cheryl Statesville Warlick, Lyn Greensboro Warren, Rick Durham Washam, Linda Canton 380 Seniors T WWW Slllf Washburn, Terri Black Mountain Wasserman, Samuel High Point Watlington, Jimmy Reidsville Watson, Patricia Shelby Watson, Susan Shelby Weary, Ruth Hendersonville Webb, Dale Boonville Webb, Joni Wilson Webb, Roy Hickory Webster, Debbie Asheville Webster, Patricia Mebane Weeks, Gilbert Mobile, AL Welborn, Rebecca Ronda Wells, Martha Cedar Grove Wells, Nancy Chapel HiU Wentzel, Butch Chariotte West, Gary Wilkesboro Westenberg, Laura Chariotte Westmoreland, Donna Shoals Wheeley, James Hillsborough Whitaker, Cynthia Dobson Whitaker, AJice Chapel Hill White, Donna Chariotte White, Richard Chariotte Whitt, Alvin Long Beach Wickizer, Kurt Orlando, FL WiUiams, Al Fork Union, VA WUliams, Carolyn Cary Wilhams, Edie Wilkesboro WiUiams, Guy Welcome Wilhams, Jan Hendersonville Williams, Mark Raleigh Wilhams, Ted Cary Williams, Thomas Medfield WUhamson, Diane Shelby Willis, Jan Shelby Wiles, Bryan Wilkesboro Wilson, Anthony Wilmington Wilson, Scott Shelby Wilson, Sythe Charieston, SC Windley, Walt Gastonia Winebarger, Glenn Trade, TN Winfield, Michael Boone Wingert, Juhe Chariotte Witmore, SaUy Laurinburg Wood, Betty Loncolnton Wood, Diane Elkin Wood, Jerry Winston-Salem Worstell, Margaret Hickory Wright, Janice Charlotte Wright, Shane High Point Wright, Thomas Blowing Rock Yannotti, Steve Fort Lauderdale, FL Yates, Laura Chariotte Yaus, Dennis Canton, OH York, Jackie Yadkinville Young, Brenda Asheville Young, Donna Asheville Younge, Denise Chariotte Younts, Cynthia Eden Seniors 381 GRADUATES Barger, Ronnie Morganton Beason, Ted Boihng Springs Bernhardt, Perry Boone Bernhardt, Randy Salisbury Bolton, Stan Conover Bost, Edward Boone Brett, Kathryn Boone Brown, Hank Goldsboro Brown, Rick Gastonia Buchanan, Keith Spruce Pine Burrell, Laura Spartanburg, SC Bushong, Bill Fayetteville Carpenter, Rhonda Boone Crouch, Beverly Boone Davis, Jimmy Charlotte Deason, Barbara Winston-Salem Dunn, Phillip Greensboro Everhart, Janet Lexington 382 Graduates 2¥P Fortner, Ginger Chariotte Fox, Susan Morganton Freeze, John Mark Mooresville Gladden, Scott Salisbury Glovier, Joe Old Fort Gordon, Margret Morganton Gorst, Jim Marion Greene, Terry Winston-Salem Grogan. Johnny Winston-Salem Hamby, Leslie Boone Harding, Scott Tryon Hartness, Skipper Hope Mills Hawking, Leonard Albemarie Hawkins, Vanessa Hickory HoUowell, Victoria C. Charlotte Ireland, Tina L. Woodbury, NJ Ivey, Becki Spartanburg, SC Johnson, Vickie Baton Jones, Kathy Asheville Jones, Virginia Rocksboro Kello, Robert Salisbury Lowery, Thecla Kannapolis Lowrance, Allen Mooresville McCampbell, David W. Palm Beach, FL Mibey, Richard Kericho, Kenya Miller, Susan Southern Pines Miller, Van Salisberry Moore, Evelyn Sylva Moore, Jeana Charlotte Moose, Mary Ella Albermarle Morgan, Pat Boone Odroneic, Andy Orangeburg, SC Owen, Gordon Boone Page, Daniel Charlotte Panford, Lawrence Saltpond Ghani Pegram, James Reidsville Pope, Eddie Hickory Rawlins, George Boone Richards, Robert Granite Falls Richardson, Peggy Boone Roberts, Thomas Warrensville Rogers, Zollie Mocksville Rott. Virginia Asheville Satcher. Buddy Augusta, GA Schulty, Chades Boone Silver, Norman Hendersonville Smith, Michael Mount Ulla Smith, Rhonda Elon College Spainhour, Daphne Lenoir Stahl, Roger Boone Swann, James Boone Taylor, Louise Vilas Wall, Jerry Phoenix, AR Warren, Ray N. Wilkesboro Washburn, Kent Boone Whittington, Eddiwe China Grove Williams, Sharon Hamlet Winkler, WiUiam Blowing Rock Womble. Theron Wagran Wright, John Wadesboro Graduates 383 r ' 6ki jifM ,iiSiid .,M: S!k Bi£t Jt . tS ' it ' Seated: Christy Hansen (Clubs), Cindy Brown (Paste-up), Shelly Devine (Features), Linda Beam (Features), Cindy Bolt (Greeks), Nancy Huskey (Academics), Michelle Jackson (Academics), Nicki Loudermilk (Greeks, Paste-up). Standing: Leo Storey (Photo Editor), Frank Hunnicutt (Managing Editor), Craig Greenwood (Photography), Andre Woods (Darkroom Tech), Tom McAuliffe (Editor), Mike Hawkins (Production Manager), Lee Beason (Photography), Steve Payne (Sports), David Cook (Academics). Not Pictured: Patty Hillyer (Paste-up), Alan Capps (Contributing Artist), Sharon Raines (Paste-up). Two years ago I would have laughed at the thought of being an editor of any kind. But a series of events, particularly a distaste of Accounting II brought me to Workman Hall, where creative writing replaced balance sheets and bar graphs. Needless to say, the " Workman " experience has changed my life. The yearbook editor is given tremendous freedom in the design and content of the annual. Each year a new editor is free to impart his or her notions upon a new book. By necessity it must change. A constant blending of old and new ideas assure the organic character of the college annual. Primarily, it is a book of records, clubs, and faces, but it is the challenge of every yearbook staff to provide more. I urge you, the interested, to explore the many opportunities offered by Co-Curricular Programs at ASU. The challenge of the yearbook could be for you. Whatever you choose, be grateful that you ' re a part of Appalachian State. We ' re getting better all the time. 3.?. f axM Contributing Writers: Rick Layton (SID), Nita Sealey, Nick McAlister, Sherri Williams, Dave Cook. Other contributing writers are recognized by the by-lines accompanying their articles. Contributing Photographers: Chuck Ketchie, Dr. E. H. Ashby, John Dinkins, The Watauga Democrat, Tom Barnhart, Joanie Wampler, Joy Arial, Bill White, Pat Stout, Mark Combs. Special word of thanks: Mr, Bart Austin.

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