Arizona State University - Sun Devil Spark Sahuaro Yearbook (Tempe, AZ)

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CONTENTS 1993-1994 " On the outside, looking in " GALLERY 6 " Stepping into ASU " ACADEMICS 34 " Outlining the purpose " RESIDENCE LIFE 66 " Staying within the lines " STUDENT LIFE 102 " Pointing you out " ORGANIZATIONS 178 " Getting involved " GREEK LIFE 242 " Joining the inside track " SPORTS 258 " On the sidelines " HISTORICAL 320 " Looking back " ADVERTISING 338 " Reaching into the campus " INDEX 356 arizona state university The Sun Devil Spark Yearbook Matthews Center, room 50 Tempe, Arizona 85287-1502 1993-94 Edition, Volume 67 Looking from the outside, the Sun Devils huddle in of their recent win. The team sparked school spirit at each game. Photo by Sky Collins The university presented many challenges to students, faculty and staff. To many, it was a challenge to wake up every morning to hear a lecture, to find a parking space and to find one good reason to be in school. With all the challenges, many believed they were just one more number, one more source of tuition, and one more face in the crowd. In one way, they were right. To those who looked inside the campus from an outside perspective, ASU offered a stable environment where each culture, religion and political belief was respected. In a competitive race for academic excellence, the university always managed to place on top. All 14 colleges earned its through research and achievement. Story by Kim Kaan Reaching for a high five, Sparky smacks a faithful Sun Devil ' s hand. The University Activity Center housed the varsity basketball games. Photo by William Lynam ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY ASU offered students the one opportunity to open doors in the future an education. Although the university did not guarantee a job after college, it did give students the basis to find their interests and pursue their career goals. The campus, comprised of approximately 43,000 students, was founded in 1885 as the Arizona Territorial Normal School, which only had 33 students. Its historical background was a very prevalent part of the campus. Once compared to Disneyland, ASU prided itself in academic excellence among its students. Story by Kim Kaan Taking a break from her hectic schedule, Julie Curtin eats a late lunch with her husband Brett, a senior English and secondary education major. III Photo by Darryl Webb ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY TIM GIBBONS SECTION EDITOR stepping into was like into another person ' s mind. Every person perceived ASU differently. To some, ASU represented social living and freedom. Organizations used ASU as a soapbox for political concerns. Evangelists converted Cady Mall into a religious forum. But most of all, ASU was a place for the imagination, a place for shape and form, and ultimately, a place for a higher education. The Gallery highlights several A SU students and their perception of the ASU campus. More importantly, the section features their interpretation of what it meant to be on the outside, looking in. Peering from over the edge, Tempe looks like a bustling college town. To onlookers, the ASU campus centered ;the city. ■ Photo by Tim Gibbons GALLERY DIVISION 6 Beaugureau, a senior photojournalism major, captured first prize of The 1993-94 Sun Devil Spark Photography Competition with her men ' s swimming photo. Beaugureau said the two swimmers were practicing at the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center where she got her prize-winning shot. She said, " It was amazing how these two guys were so close together during the whole relay. Their hands were in perfect sync. " She also said that she got a greater appreciation for the athletes after going to the practice. She wanted her photo to depict the swimmers ' hard work and determination. Beaugureau served as editor of her high school yearbook. She also worked as a photographer for her school district, a stringer at the local newspaper, and was an apprentice with a local photographer in Durango, Colo. " I think a picture is the most creative way to describe a situation, " Beaugureau said. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Heading down the lanes in perfect sync, Joel Wainwright, a sophomore nursing major, and Renato Ramahlo, a junior business major, race for the end. The two swimmers served as a photographic inspiration. ■ Photo by Danielle Beaugureau DANIELLE BEAUGUREAU GALLERY DANIELLE BEAUGUREAU GALLERY Framing the ocean with her feet, Rebecca Gentry, a junior broadcast journalism major, relaxes on the island of Eleuthera. Her trip to the island was part of an summer Photo by Rebecca Gentry Webb, a senior broadcast production major, won second place for his photo, entitled " Wild Ride. " Webb served as photo editor of the State Press newspaper in the 1993 spring and summer semesters. He currently works as a free-lance photographer for the Mesa Tribune. " I was given my first camera at nine years old, and since then, I have always been interested in photography, " Webb said. He also said, " Photography is like a relief. " Webb hopes to expand his skills and become a television photographer. He said a television photographer is a combination of a photojournalist and a cameraman. " I think television is a better way to tell the story because people actually see it, " Webb said. He added, " They (the viewers) get to see several minutes of your work instead of one image. " Third-place winner Rebecca Gentry said she enjoys snapshots as seen in her winning entry. Gentry snapped the photo of her pink toenails while relaxing on the island of Eleuthera. She worked for Club Med during a summer recreation course sponsored by ASU. Gentry, a junior broadcast journalism major, said, " The photo symbolizes the good summer I spent I at Club Med. " She also said that she is interested in photog- raphy because one image can be perceived in many different ways. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Depending on a spinfrom the " Wild Ride, " the men ' s gymnastics team uses the ride to raise money for their varsity sport. The team was no longer supported by the athletics department because of increasing budget cuts. Photo by Darryl Webb REBECCA GENTRY GALLERY OUTSIDE DARRYL WEBB GALLERY Crossing the new Life Sciences building, Sam Vezie, a senior photography major, believes that the building highlights recent improvements. He said that the university provided the better facilities and equipment to better educate students. Photo by Sam Vezie tudying photography through the fine arts senior Sam Vezie believed that ASU was expanding the world of academic excellence. In his featured photo, Vezie captured the colors of the new Life Sciences building. U Vezie was once a student in the College of Business, but he changed his major after one of photography classes. He works as a free-lance photographer in his spare time. " I consider sports and fashion my forte, " Vezie said. He also said that Ansel Adams, Timothy O ' Sullivan, Edward Muybridge and Andy Warhol are his major influences in photography. Darryl Webb considered his model photo one of the best interpretations of " On the outside, looking Karen Morton, a native of England, looks into the fashion world as a Norwegian model poses in front of the Nelson Fine Arts Center. Webb would like to eventually teach photo journalism. " In 10 years, I can see myself teaching high school photojournalism, " Webb said. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Looking from the outside, Karen Morton of England watches as a model from Norway works in front of the Nelson Fine Arts Center. Webb worked as a free-lance photographer for local newspapers. Photo by Darryl Webb 12 SAM VEZIE pERFEcT LOOK DARRYL WEBB GALLERY Expressing himself with food, Bob Castle streches his imagination. Castle ' s dedication to photography was reflected in the spoon. Photo by Bob Castle ob Castle worked as photo editor of the State Press newspaper in the 1993 fall semester. Castle studied mass communications in the master ' s program at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunications. Castle said he would like to pursue a career in electronic photojournalism. " I think electronic photojournalism is the future of the business, " he said. He added that he hopes to find a job at a progressive weekly or a color daily newspaper. Castle said, " I have always enjoyed but I think it is going to be more like an data service where newspapers will no longer be printed on paper. " Castle also worked as the photo editor of The Sun Devil Spark yearbook where he began as a freshman staff member in 1986. He received an undergraduate business in marketing with an emphasis in advertising. For the photography competition, Castle ' s photos won the editors ' choice for best in the Student Life category. Castle said that when he was growing up, nothing irritated his parents more than his predisposition to play with his food. He added that by exploring the activities that shaped him as a child, he had a better understanding of what makes him tick as an adult. Story by Kim Kaan Distorting reality, Bob Castle, a graduate mass communications major, says that the photo is a way of poking fun at his fellow students who have taken the health movement too seriously. He also said that bottled water gave him a new perspective on life. Photo by Bob Castle STRETCH SIG THE BOB CASTLE iMAGINATION BOB CASTLE GALLERY Perching over the balcony, Fredrick Medanich, a junior industrial design major, shows the Theta Chi fraternity house at night. His parents influenced his interest in photography. Photo by Fredrick Medanich Medanich, a junior industrial design said his interest in photography stemmed from his parents. " Both my mom and dad enjoyed photography, and my dad even worked at a camera store, " he said. Medanich also worked at a camera store. When he was not taking photos for his portfolio, he worked at Photomark. During the school year, Medanich practiced taking photos for his architecture portfolio. In her photo, Christine Vanderluit showed the greatness of the ASU campus in comparison to Trevor Speer ' s little body. Vanderluit, a junior photographic studies major, pursued her B.A. degree at the university ' s art department. 16 FREDRICK MEDANICH GALLERY She said she loved taking photos of children. but she also enjoyed featuring animals in her photography. " I became interested in taking photos of animals last year, " Vanderluit said. She added, " I am fascinated with both wild and domesticated animals. " Vanderluit works as a service photographer where she took photos for a wedding, but most of her assignments have been for school projects. " I like any type of exposure I can get, " she added. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Towering over his little body, Trevor Speer looks at a huge map of the ASU campus. To many, the campus was like a maze. Photo by Christine Vanderluit CHRISTINE VANDERLUIT GALLERY 17 His wrestling photo was chosen as the best in Sports. The photo features Steve St. John, a liberal arts major, pinning his teammate Nick Salandra, a sophomore liberal arts major, in an intrasquad match. Komurek ' s photo of sorority and fraternity members won best in the Greek Life category. Members of Alpha Chi Omega visited the Sigma Nu fraternity house to launch their home made float in honor of the Greek Relays Week. of ASU students. Story by Kim Kaan Komurek ' s photography reflected all aspect Richard Komurek, a senior photojournalism major, believed that photographs were the best way to document a time, a place and a culture. Komurek was an exchange student in Denmark where he became interested in photography. He said, " The year in Europe was great because I was immersed in their culture, and I was documenting it in photography. " For two semester, Komurek worked as a staff photographer for the State Press newspaper. He was also a member of the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA). He also said he enjoyed studying the history of photography through his photojournalism and art photography courses. Editors chose both of Komurek ' s photos as category winners. Offering a good-tuck gift, sorority members of Alpha Chi Omega visit the Sigma Nu fraternity before Greek Relays Week. The photo best reflected Greek Life at ASU. Photo by Richard Komurek RICHARD KOMUREK Practicing in art intrasquad match, Steve St. John and Nick Salandra, sophomore liberal arts majors, wrestle for the perfect pin. This photo won best in category for Sports. Photo by Richard Komurek RICHARD KOMUREK GALLERY Scott Trimble, a senior photojournalism major, had a family history of photographers, which sparked his photo interest. Trimble ' s grandfather served as a World War II aerophotographer. His father worked as an engineer and an amateur photographer. Trimble said he has been a photographer for about six years. Trimble practiced his photo skills on his high school yearbook staff where he worked as the photo editor. In his featured entry, Trimble aimed for a photo that would catch the diver in motion, which was his intention. Trimble, who worked at the swimming pool, said, " I thought it would be great if I could capture that. " He added, " I wanted to have a silhouette shot because I also liked the color of the sky in the background. " ■ Story by Kim Kaan Preparing to soar through the air, the diver is caught before taking the plunge. The color of the sky and the silhouette shot compelled the photographer to take the photo. Photo by Scott Trimble SCOTT TRIMBLE SCOTT TRIMBLE Macnaughton won editors ' choice for best photo in the Residence Life category. Macnaughton, a sophomore j ournalism major, took advantage of the rainy weather conditions, which was rarely seen at ASU, with his featured entry. Residents at Palo Verde West played a game of floodball after heavy rains hit the Tempe area in which Macnaughton found his photographic opportunity to capture students in action. Macnaughton interned for the Phoenix Suns for a year and covered basketball in the spring of 1993 as a stringer for the Phoenix Gazette. He furthered his photo skills by working for the State Press. Macnaughton said his photography teachers helped him to develop his interest in the field, which has convinced him to continue his education within the journalism department. " I had great instructors in high school and in college, especially Professor Hoy here at ASU, " he said. Story by Kim Kaan Racing for the end zone, a Palo Verde West resident makes a splash while trying to catch the ball. Heavy rains set the scene for a classic game of floodball. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton CRAIG MACNAUGHTON CRAIG MACNAUGHTON GALLERY Featuring an abandoned drive-in theater, William Lynam, a senior political science and photojournalism major, is intrigued by the one and only yellow pole. Lynam was the photo editor for The Sun Devil Spark yearbook. Photo by William Lynam while majoring in both political science and William Lynam served as photo editor for The Sun Devil Spark yearbook. He received his first camera as a childhood Christmas gift, which, according to Lynam, started his interest in photography. He said that with the encouragement of his parents and a high school photography instructor, he decided to pursue an emphasis in at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunications. Since taking up photojournalism, his works have been published in his high school yearbook and The Spark. In addition, his photos have been featured in various on-campus publications. Lynam is also a member of the National Press Photographers Association and the Society of Professional Journalists (SPJ). Craig Steeves is also a staff member of The Sun Devil Spark yearbook. A junior studio art major, Steeves said he also was pursuing an emphasis in computer graphics. " I like photography because a photo is the best way to remember a place or a person, " he said. Steeves added that a picture is like a fixed memory. He worked as a staff photographer for two years. Steeves also served as student government president at Muskegon Community College in Michigan. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Heading down the stairs of the Memorial Union, Craig Steeves, a junior studio art major, created this supernatural image by hand. Steeves worked on The Spark for two years. Photo by Craig Steeves 20 WILLIAM LYNAM CRAIG STEEVES GALLERY Waiting for someone to open the door, Max and Sadie beg to go outside. Tina Fisher, a senior education major, enjoyed using her dogs as photo subjects. LI Photo by Tina Fisher chance, Tina Fisher decided to try her hand at photography. After one class, she was hooked. Fisher, a senior education major, said, " I just happened to take Art 201, and it just clicked. " Although her emphasis of study is in the bilingual ESL field, Fisher intended on continuing her photography education. " I bought a used camera for class but I am going to buy a new camera and keep taking pictures, " Fisher said. She also said that she likes to feature animals and the West. " I guess you can say that I am a cowgirl, " Fisher said. " I go to rodeos to take a lot of pictures. " In her photo, Fisher featured Max and Sadie, her two dogs. She said that to her, the " outside " is a place where one is detached from the place he or she want to be. To her dogs, this meant being cooped up inside the house. According to Fisher, they really wanted to be playing in the yard, the place they loved the most. In his photo, Fredrick Medanich won editors ' choice for best in the Historical category. He shot this photo of Old Main, one of the older buildings on campus, after a massive rainfall. The reflection appeared to make the building fall into the outside. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Reflecting off the flooded campus, Old Main stands tall after several decades. Fredrick Medanich, a junior industrial design major, won best in category for the Historical section. ■ Photo by Fredrick Medanich 26 TINA FISHER GALLERY FREDRICK MEDANICH GALLERY CARL YORK GALLERY Crooning over the airwaves, Sander Alisky, a senior undeclared major, works on his own radio show on KASR. Alisky was known for his involvement in a number of Photo by Brian Fitzgerald his interpretation of the theme, Carl York won editors ' choice for best in Academics. York, a senior photography major, took the portrait of the flute player through a window in the music building. He said that the majority of his photographs have been taken for his class assignments. However, York planned to pursue a photography career in the future. He worked as a photographer for the State Press while free-lancing for other newspapers. He also took photos for weddings and brochures. York considered himself an action photography Practicing for the next ensemble, the student musician plays her flute. Carl York, a senior photography major, captured best in for his interpretation of the theme. Photo by Carl York pher because he enjoyed taking photos of the white waters. In addition, he liked wildlife photography. Majoring in both Russian and photojournalism, senior Brian Fitzgerald won editors ' choice for best in Organizations. The portrait of Sander Alisky, a disk jockey at KASR, the campus radio station, best depicts those who are involved with campus organizations. Fitzgerald was the president for the campus chapter of the National Press Photographers He worked as the assistant photo editor for the State Press in the fall semester and photo editor in the spring. Fitzgerald said, " I have an interest in photography because it is an art and a passion. " He added, " I like constant change, and photo- journalism definitely provides that. " Story by Kim Kaan BRIAN FITZGERALD GALLERY Courter, a freshman photography major in the fine arts department, won first place in the yearbook staff photo competition. Courter said that she enrolled in a course just to take something that looked " I just fell in love with it, " she said. Because she recently discovered her interest in photography, her experience was limited to the and photography labs. To put her skills in practice, Courter joined the Spark staff with full intentions on being a photographer. In her prize-winning photo, she aimed for the sole person sitting on a ledge of the Nelson Fine Arts Center. The shaded lines of the building made her photo look like a pencil sketch, which was appropiate to her field of interest. The contrast of the black clothers created another dimension to Courter ' s photo. She planned on continuing to take photo courses and publish her work. ■ Story by Kim Kaan Resting without much hesitation, an art student sits among the shaded greys and defined lines. Catherine Courter, a photography major, joined The Spark as a freshman photographer and won first place in the staff competition. Photo by Catherine Courter CATHERINE COURTER GALLERY CATHERINE COUR TER GALLERY Peering through the iron frame, Sun Devil Stadium stands firm next to " A " mountain. Rick , a sophomore electrical engineering major, worked as a Spark for two years and won third place. ■ Photo by Rick Escalante Guzowski, a junior photojournalism major, placed second with his photo, which he named the " Human Droplet. " The storm clouds created the perfect background for his diver portrait. Guzowski said that he wants to pursue a career in photojournalism for personal reasons. " It feeds my soul, " he said. Back home, Guzowski worked as a free-lance photographer for the Lawrence Eagle Tribune. He also began to work for The Sun Devil Spark in the fall semester and continued to do so in the spring. He said he liked to take photographs of nude models. He also took still-life photos. Rick Escalante, a sophomore electrical major, began his interest in photography as a freshman on his high school yearbook staff. He RICK ESCALANTE worked there for two years in which he was photo editor for one year. Escalante won third prize for his of the theme. In his photo, the Sun Devil Stadium stands tall among the other building on Terrace Road. He showed what ASU might look like to an outsider. " Photography is just an interest because I like ' taking photos, " Escalante said. He said he began taking photos as part of an independent study course in high school where the first half of the year featured desktop publishing and the other half featured photojournalism, ■ Story by Kim Kaan Aiming for the clouds, an ASU diver strives for the perfect 10. The precision of her dive won Erik Guzowski, a junior photojournalism major, second prize in The Spark staff photo contest. Photo by Erik Guzowski ERIK GUZOWSKI GALLERY JASON HILL SECTION EDITOR academics outlined the purpose of every student. It took first priority on many agendas. All 14 colleges addressed prominent issues in their respective fields. The College of Law their admissions policy after much debate over the entrance of an The College of Business stressed the importance of international business in a time where global relationships were a must. In addition, ASU West and the ASU Downtown Center expanded to facilitate more students. Both satellite campuses provided additional services and programs to meet the educational needs of local students. Focusing on its anatomy, the microscope reveals the inside of a spider ' s eye. Researchers at ASU depended on insects for its labratory exercises. ■ Photo by Steve Wagner ACADEMICS DIVISION THE PURPOSE think ASU ' s reputation is much higher than the recognition that people give to it " — Lattie Coor, president of the university Arizona State University, to many, served as a place for social interaction. Playboy magazine named ASU as one of the top party schools. Perhaps some students went to ASU for the parties, but the majority looked for a school with excellent academic They wanted an education from a respected university, and to many, ASU was the perfect place. ASU President Lattie Coor said that there is no question that ASU is a good school. Coor said, " I think ASU ' s reputation is much higher than the recognition that people give to it. " ASU offered extensive services and high- quality programs, Coor said. In the 1994 edition of Money Guide, a publication from the editors of Money magazine, the ASU Honor College was named one of the best deals in public education. The Honors College featured classes, top notch professors, for independent research and most of all, affordable tuition. The magazine held these benefits in high regard. Edward B. Fiske, former education The New York Times, published his annual report, including ASU. In his 1994 report, he said " ASU was a beautiful, contemporary campus with state-of-the-art facilities and a sound program topped with a noteworthy honors college. " One-fourth of all students entered the College of Business Administration, which ranked as one of the largest in the Fiske said the college " ranks second in placing graduates in the Big Eight accounting firms. " Engineering and education followed as the most popular majors. The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunications often rated as one of the top three schools in the nation, along with Columbia and Northwestern Universities. The School of Socia l Work, according to Fiske, is the only one of its kind in the state. The science department was recognized as having the largest university-owned meteorite collection in the world. Although the lines were long during registration and the classes filled up quickly, Fiske said that students still said " ASU is a ' user-friendly ' campus. " Story by Kim Kaan 36 ACADEMIC SUCCESS ACADEMICS ACADEMIC SUCCESS ACADEMICS 37 Studying for her JRN 201 class, Christi Farr, a senior journalism major, prepares for the next exam. Students often relaxed by the Hayden lighthouse. ■ Photo by Rosanne Cannella COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE Sketching plans for walls that can withstand earthquakes, students in art professor Kathy Fields ' ADE 321 class work on a project based on the theoretical construction of an earthquake-resistant building. ■ Photo by Bob Castle Students prepare for all disasters Undergraduates learn design to prevent damages that can be by tornadoes and earthquake The demand for quality buildings that can withstand tornadoes and earthquakes increased as floods and high winds affected the early parts of the year. Professionals and students in the College of Architecture watched for trends in their field of study. The estimated loss in California alone for one year of earthquakes was $13 million dollars, according to sources at the department. But after years and years of devastating losses, trial and error helped these designers finally hit a gold mine. Buildings that are designed and right can withstand the fiercest and the windiest tornadoes. Yuri Sheydayi, associate professor of architecture, said " All buildings are made to withstand earthquakes and tornados, some just don ' t. " He added that the endurance was found to be in the structure of the building and not necessarily the design, which offered hope to those who designed the various buildings affected by floods and quakes. However, the College of Architecture still the importance of careful and development to those students pursuing a career. Students from the University of were the first to figure out that to construct a building that could all these forces, they must first do experimentation on the site where the building was to be built. Then, students constructed a model and placed it in a wind tunnel. The appropriate ratio of wind and the velocity was measured and taken into consideration when designing the structure. The specifics sounded complicated, but could be easily figured out in one simple formula. As long as the area was equally supported, the building can withstand almost any natural disaster. In addition, students at ASU the design of homes rather than buildings and skyscrapers. Kami Sutter, a freshman student, said, " It doesn ' t bring in as much money as huge buildings do, but knowing that I will someday keep a family safe makes it worthwhile. " ■ Story by Marla Lessaongang buildings are made to withstand earthquakes and tornadoes, some just don ' t. " —Yuri Sheydayi, associate professsor of architecture COLLEGE OF ARCHITECTURE 39 venture overseas for further education. Students at the College of Business prophesied the need for an international business studies program long before authorities. They wanted to learn about other cultures and broaden their business horizons. The College of Business answered this plea by offering a 30-hour certificate in international business that approximated a degree. Daniel Brenenstuhl, associate of management, explained the surge of interest in this area. He said, " I think a lot of people are realizing that there are diverse cultures in the United States. " He added, " Cultures may be different from each other but they ' re not better or worse. That ' s the kind of learning people can bring into the American workplace. " Cultural differences existed in the way business was conducted across the globe. The mushrooming of multinational and interdependence in world trade put a totally different complexion on business studies. " The Italian conducts business different from the German. You need to know the culture you work and operate in, " Brenenstuhl said. He added, " You need to understand the market to sell in the market; you sometimes work with employees who have different ways. " Students working toward the certificate participated in international exchange activity where they took part in seminars with business leaders overseas. Likewise, students from overseas came to ASU to study and the common market system. 4 Brenenstuhl said that the upswing in international business studies would " We ' re becoming more international. I don ' t think we ' ll become less international, " Brenenstuhl said. He said that in the future instead of teaching international business, students in the business college would take an international orientation course. International relationships became paramount in understanding the importance of global friendships and cultural awareness. Story by Nachammai Raman that a lot of people are realizing that there are cultures in the United States. Cultures may be different from each other but they are not better or worse. " —Daniel Brenenstuhl, associate professor of management 40 COLLEGE OF BUSINESS COLLEGE OF BUSINESS aCADEMICS Explaining the uniqueness of another culture, management professor Daniel Brenenstuhl discusses the beauty of Japanese art. The International Business program presented ideas and customs from overseas destinations. ■ Photo by Sky Collins PURPOSE there is not one single area of life that the computer has not impacted Technology is changing the world. " —Gary Bitter, chairman of the international media and computers department Computer-integrated teaching played an enormous role in the college classroom. For many students, a hand-held computer will be as commonplace as the conventional textbook and No. 2 pencil. Gary Bitter, chairman of the media and computers department, had no doubts that computers would play a major role in the classroom. Bitter said, " I see technology as being an integral part of the classroom. Technology will be used to problem-solve. " He also said that the classroom was a learning environment where children have problems that they solve. Bitter added, " The best success has been met at the preschool level, where children explore the environment and gather data. " " It could be a problem in the community, in math, science or planning as simple as a party, " Bitter added. " This technology could go as far as out the acid rain problem in the A program in the department required a compulsory course that was used as a tool to teach various subjects. Bitter does not foresee the computer replacing the teacher. He just thinks that the teacher ' s role will change. According to Bitter, the teacher will be more of a facilitator as opposed to an instructor. Therefore, instructors will have to the computer and its software as an essential part of the curriculum. Many university professors encouraged their students to visit computer labs. He also said, " There will be greater demands on teachers to keep pace with technology while the ' tedious types of things ' diminish. " Since everybody else was making good use of computers, he hoped education would too. Bitter said, " There is not one single area of life that the computer has not Technology is changing the world. " He did not believe that the introduction of computers into the elementary school classroom would dehumanize it. On the contrary, he said computers made learning more exciting and challenging. ■ Story by Nachammai Raman Computers enhance education professor roles change as technology thrusts its . Computers assist make instruction more exciting challenging. 42 COLLEGE OF EDUCATION ACADEMICS Explaining the concept of computer-integrated teaching, Gary Bitter, chairman of the instructional media and computers department, uses the computer and its software on a daily basis. ASU professors taught with computers to enhance their students ' educations. Photo by Jennifer Mehu COLLEGE OF EDUCATION ACADEMICS 43 Serving the downtown community, ASU provides quality education to those who work and live in central Phoenix. The center also assisted the city with urban development and other community services programs. Photo by William Lynam COLLEGE OF EXTENDED EDUCATION area. In downtown Phoenix, a circle of skyrise buildings crowded the inner-city limits. One of those buildings was the ASU Downtown Center, which, until now, not many knew it existed. In August of 1986, ASU opened the Downtown Center at the former Phoenix Union High School location. Its purpose was to serve those who lived close to the area, similar to ASU West. In July 1989, the center relocated to the Mercado at 520 E. Monroe, covering 37,545 square feet. Sylvia Jaller, administrative associate, said, " In keeping with ASU ' s mission, the Downtown Center provides quality and participates in community service. " Jaller also said, " The Center its mission through partnerships with other ASU colleges, industry, state and local governments, other educational institutions, and the independent sector. " ASU Downtown serves as a component of the ASU multi-campus system, specifically designed to extend the university to the Phoenix Metropolitan community. The center also helped to address challenges, to serve the governments of Arizona and to enhance public capacity. Administrators at the College of Extended Education supervised all components of the university extension. The center offered quality instruction, served the needs of the community, carried out applied research, and stressed economic and cultural development. All ASU students who lived in central Phoenix had access to the center ' s resources. Jaller said, " The ASU Downtown Center enhances the economic development efforts of a vital downtown community. " In addition, the center proved to be a point of interest in the urban planning department. The Center successfully fulfilled their mission by entering into partnerships with business, government, professionals, and other community- based in the metropolitan area. Only quality credit courses were through extended education to adult and part-time students. Jaller said, " Courses at the College of Extended Education accommodate the varying needs and learning styles of non- traditional students. " Over 42,000 individuals visited the center to take credit and non-credit courses and to get involved conferences or meetings last semester. ■ Story by Cindy Coldiron he ASU Downtown Center the economic development efforts of a vital downtown community. " —Sylvia Jaller, administrative associate for the Downtown Center COLLEGE OF EXTENDED EDUCATION ACADEMICS 45 manufacture solar car Solar Phoenix, a teardrop-shaped vehicle, tours the students increase interest and technology. Solar Phoenix, a teardrop-shaped vehicle, captivated the eyes of students as it cruised past the ASU bookstore. Solar Phoenix was the latest design by the ASU solar car team. Team leader Jon Sholar, a senior mechanical engineering major, said, " The unique design of the car was to improve the aerodynamics in order to increase the speed. " In order to ge t inside of the car, the entire top was opened and the driver buckled in. The driver used a walkie- talkie to communicate with an outside team member in case of problems or vision. " It gets pretty hot in there if the car isn ' t moving, " said Eric Brogren, one of the team drivers. Brogren added, " When the car is enough air flows through the bottom to keep the driver comfortable. " When the solar-celled top was opened, students clamored around and looked at the vehicle ' s interior. Sholar said, " The top of the car is made up of thousands of tiny solar cells and it is designed to capture as much sunlight as possible. " The car took 18 months to design and a year to build. It weighed 650 pounds and held eight 12-volt batteries. The batteries were the heaviest component of the car. Sholar said that the team was interested in finding a lighter battery. He said, " We would like to be more of an ASU team instead of just an engineering team. " There were approximately 20 students on the team and most of them were majors from the College of Engineering. Sholar said he is looking forward to an increase in involvement from other colleges on campus. Dr. Byard Wood, director of the Center for Energy Systems Research, said one of the objectives of having a solar car at ASU was to enhance the learning experience which gave students a project to work on in a team atmosphere. In 1993, nine members from the team took the car to the 1993 GM Sunrace from Dallas to Minneapolis. ASU posted the fastest one-mile lap speed of 59 mph. For the participants, it rained most of the days of the seven-day race and ASU ended up finishing in 13th place. Story by Kim Phillips unique of the car was to improve the in order to increase the speed. " — Jon Sholar, a senior mechanical and ASU so- lar car team leader COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING ACADEMICS COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING ACADEMICS 47 Preparing for a launch, Eric Brogren, a sophomore engineering major, prepares the Solar Phoenix for its cruise through the ASU campus. Students engineers built the solar-powered car from start to finish. Photo by Kim Phillips are open to all types of technology, traditional and non-traditional medium. " —Muriel Magenta, professor of art Arts The traditional materials, from paint to clay, still existed in the art studios in the College of Fine Arts. But, who would have guessed a television screen would be the next art tool? The video camera was popularized as a non-traditonal art tool at various studios around campus. Like the 35mm camera, the video was adapted for artistic use. went beyond recording events, the video camera one step further to a creative level. To learn how the video camera was used as an art medium, the College of Fine Arts faculty offered several classes that emphasized video art. The three main classes were intermedia, which introduced a wide range of media; mixed media, an intermediate continuation course and new media concepts, a class offered at the senior and graduate levels. Muriel Magenta, professor of art, said, " Some people have more of a contemporary view of things, but those of us involved see this as an interdisciplinary thing. " She added, " We are open to all types of technology, traditional and non-traditional media. " Video was related to another media, the computer, in that it can be manipulated and edited to the satisfaction of the creator. Combining video and computer equipment for editing and creating became more familiar for artists. ASU provided video cameras and editing equipment available to students. The college limited enrollment to a of 15 students to ensure adequate equipment use. Magenta said that ASU students used the video equipment on or off-campus and often worked in groups. She also said, " We try to teach the role of an artist in a team setting. How do artists work and how can they work together? " " A lot of students spend more time in the editing room than shooting the video, " said Justin Kennedy, a senior art major, discussing the differences between video art and other contemporary art forms. Story by Kim Phillips ACADEMICS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS ACADEMICS 49 Bordering on extremely bizarre, studios use video cameras as unique art tools. Students at the College of Fine Arts created new methods of expression through the video art. Photo by Rick Escalante degrees. Most graduate students never thought they would step into a classroom once they graduated with their bachelor ' s degrees. Though many found jobs in the 90s, many opted to return for two years and earn a master ' s degree. The Graduate College, tucked away in Wilson Hall, received thousands of each semester from potential Many of them applied from foreign countries. Students provided a variety of reasons for returning to school. First, they were waiting for the job market to improve. Secondly, they acquired advanced skills to take back to their home countries. Finally, they wanted to eventually a doctoral degree and go into According to statistics from the Office of Institutional Analysis, the Masters of Administration program offered by the College of Business was the most popular of all the graduate programs. This did not surprise students, considering the college ranked very high in the Gourman reports. Beverly Gettman, credential evaluator for the electrical engineering department, said, that students cannot find jobs with just a bachelor ' s degree. Gettman said, " They ' re not going anywhere with a bachelor ' s. " To many, the bachelor ' s degree of the 1990s compared to the high school degree of the 1980s. Gettman also said, " Students keep what they ' re interested in. A master ' s is more specialized. " ASU prided itself in being the only university in Arizona that offered a master ' s program in social work. Donald Fausel, director of the social work master ' s program, said, " The options with a bachelor ' s are limited. They (students) can go just so far with their careers. " Fausel added, " A master ' s degree is still a terminal degree in social work. Most mental health services are delivered by people with a master ' s degree in social work. " Ben Huey, chairman of the computer science department, said, " For some it ' s continuing education. " Huey added, " We can give a theoretical foundation that they can ' t get on the job. " ■ Story by Nachammai Raman or some school) is a continuing education. We can give a theoretical foundation that can ' t get on the job " —Ben Huey, chairman of the science department GRADUATE COLLEGE ACADEMICS Checking for corrections, Alan Frost, a graduate education major, proofs his master ' s thesis. Many students returned to school after earning a bachelor ' s degree. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves GRADUATE COLLEGE ACADEMICS THE pURPOSE Honors is challenging. It is exciting to read a work and have your own beliefs on the subject and then have to defend them to others. " — Kristin Jeray, a freshman business major College High scores and good grades topped the priority lists of those students enrolled in the Honors College, especially Kristin Jeray. Jeray, a freshman business major, devoted much of her academic time to her honors classes. She said, " The Honors College is a community. There are unique people and you learn just as much listening to the knowledge of other students as you do reading a book. By the end of her sophomore year, Jeray will have accumulated approximately 63 credit hours, of which at least 18 will be from honors classes. In the Honors College, everybody was required to take a humanities course, which was a cross between humanities and literature and dealt with works dating from the beginning of time to the modern era. Honors sections such as geography, accounting and English aided Jeray in accumulating her required 18 honors hours. By enrolling in such classes, she took the opportunity to learn these required undergraduate studies on a higher level. According to Jeray, professors expect more of the honor students. They them to think on a higher level. They also stimulated students to find new solutions and ideas to old problems and required students to challenge the old ideas. Defending those ideas to both classmates and professors was also heavily encouraged, Jeray said. She added, " It is intellectually It is exciting to read a work and have your own beliefs on the subject and then have to defend them to others. " Because of the fact that students voluntarily enrolled in the Honors College, the stress which they experience was also purely voluntary. Jeray said, " You spend a lot of time actually preparing for class because you must be prepared. You want to succeed and want others to respect what you are saying. " " The work load is not a greater load, but it is more challenging, more hands on opportunities are available, " she added. Jeray, in pursuit of a complete education, slept under the stars at the Grand Canyon, worked with sophisticated equipment and looked at solar radiation diagrams. Jeray said she has learned to think critically about all subjects and at the same time, maintain her grades and GPA. ■ Story by Amy Tillis 52 HONORS COLLEGE ACADEMICS Focusing on finer things, Kristin Jeray, a freshman business major, stands on the stairs of the Honors College. Jeray said the Honors College stimulated her interests. ■ Photo by Tim Gibbons HONORS COLLEGE ACADEMICS Standing for justice, James Hamm, a first-year law student, represents all those who have left prison and succeeded on their own. Heated debates about the College of Law ' s admissions policy encircled the ASU campus. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald COLLEGE OF LAW ACADEMICS The admittance of convicted-killer James Hamm into the ASU College of Law sent shockwaves throughout the Valley, outraging Gov. Fife Symington and other legislators who said that they would re-examine ASU ' s admission policy. However, Hamm believed these attacks were not about him attending the law school as much as they were an indictment of the criminal justice system. " I don ' t take this personally. I know I am a lightning rod for people ' s anger at the criminal justice system and the antipathy that exists between the legislators and the college, " said Hamm, 45, who is a paralegal for Middle Ground, a criminal-rights organization founded by his wife Donna in 1983. Hamm added, " We need to have a comprehensive review of the justice that would include punishment as one factor, but also restoration of the victim, the offender, and the restoration of the offender in his family and the community, and this will cause public safety, reducing the amount of criminals that cycle continuously through the system. " Hamm spent most of his free time battling the Arizona State Department of Corrections to improve prison conditions. " Prisons don ' t rehabilitate people. People rehabilitate themselves despite the system, " said Hamm. " Educating myself was the main key for rehabilitation for me, but it wasn ' t the only key. Prisons just aren ' t set up to rehabilitate, in fact in Arizona they have taken the word out of the criminal code so it is no longer a purpose. " Hamm ' s other key to rehabilitation stemmed from his belief in Taoism, a Chinese religion which focuses on personal inner harmony and the belief that each person has a unique meaning for life. Critics argued that due to the severity of Hamm ' s crime he will not be able to pass the state ' s Bar Character and Fitness test, and although he did score within the 96th percentile on the LSAT, he took the seat of people who could apply their degrees. Hamm was released from Florence state penitentiary on Aug. 7, 1992 , after 17 years in prison for the first-degree murder of Willard Morley. " I stand for all the people who get out of prison and succeed but who don ' t get any attention, and I also represent prisoners themselves, " Hamm said, who has on the Today show and been by the New York Times recently in defense of his admittance. ■ Story by Jason Hill the admissions policy. don ' t take this personally. I know I am a lightning rod for the people ' s anger at the criminal justice system and the antipathy that exists between the legislators and the —James Hamm,a first-year law major COLLEGE OF LAW ACADEMICS This year, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences introduced a new that would give first-year students a glimpse into their major fields of study. First-Year seminars, or 191 classes, gave students the opportunity to see the future of their studies. Gretchen Bataille, associate dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, said, " The idea behind the seminars was to introduce new students to areas within majors that they might find interesting. " She added, " The classes would help new students who are undecided about a major learn more about their field of interest and perhaps they would make a decision earlier about a program of study. " According to Bataille, the program consisted of 82 courses, but to approximately 40 courses as the semester progressed. " We are a little disappointed, but it is a good beginning, " Bataille said. Gary Krahenbuhl, dean of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, said that spring courses would be significantly because of the lack in participation based on fall registrations. Krahenbuhl said, " One of the problems we had this fall was a number of non first-year students who enrolled in the courses even though they weren ' t supposed to be able to. " He added, " Because of a computer glitch, many unclassified graduate students were mistakenly allowed to enroll in the Krahenbuhl listed some other that contributed to the canceling of many seminars. Among them was a lack of knowledge among advisers of the content and requirements of the seminars. Bataille said the courses were designed to encourage new students to find a in college and developed skills to be successful in a large university. One of the key elements in the seminars was that each one was taught by a full-time faculty member who often was a department chair. Professors taught on a volunteer basis. The seminars were developed last year in order to help the students get through college as quickly as possible without taking unnecessary courses. Bataille said, " We believe this will help the university graduate more students on time and help many avoid the pitfalls common to new students. " ❑ Story by William Lynam PURPOSE idea about their majors. he idea behind the seminars was to new areas within a major that they might find — Gretchen Bataille, dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES ACADEMICS COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS AND SCIENCES ACADEMICS 57 Observing the layers of rock, Carleton Moore, Regent ' s professor for the Center of Meteorite Studies, explains that the core of the world is surrounded by rock. The geology department participated in the First-Year seminars. Photo by William Lynam just had a life review (in the hospital), and I asked myself what was I really contributing to society. " — Julie Supple, a senior nursing major Julie Supple graduated summa cum laude from the College of Nursing. But her honorary status would never have occurred if it was not for a defining moment in her life when she gave up her sales managerial position and ventured back to school. Supple earned her undergraduate degree in retail management from the University of Arizona in 1983. After gradua- tion, she obtained employment with Mervyn ' s in Los Angeles. One day at her job, where she was in charge of more than 350 employees, she went into premature labor and was rushed to the local hospital. " When I was there, I had some really great nurses that were taking care of me, " Supple said. " When my daughter was born, she had problems, but then again, I had great nurses help her. " She then said, " Then, I just had this life review (at the hospital), and I asked myself what was I really contributing to society. " Immediately after her decision, she called her husband and told him that she planned to quit her job and go back to school to obtain a degree in nursing. " When I told him, he just thought that I wasn ' t serious, so that became a real driving force for me to prove that I was serious, " Supple said. Supple said she became immersed in school, pushing herself to the limit. She wanted to prove not only to herself, but to her husband, that she could be successful in her transition. This year, Supple was given an award by the Arizona Nursing Association as their Outstanding Student Nurse of the Year for 1993. For her efforts, Supple appeared in Imprint, a national nursing quarterly in February where she was listed as one the best student nurses in the She said all of her awards would not have been possible if she did not enjoy what she was doing. Supple started at ASU in the fall of 1991 and assisted at St. Joseph ' s Medical in Phoenix with critical care, labor and delivery, as well as pediatric intensive care. Supple believed that the general is unaware of what happens at the College of Nursing. She said that she realized this when she went to the Memorial Union for lunch with other student nurses in their white nursing uniforms. A girl behind them asked if they were nurses. " She then asked, Wow, do you guys really get to work on people? ' She thought we just played with dolls, and then when we graduate, we practice on people, " Supple said. U Story by Jason Hill COLLEGE OF NURSING ACADEMICS Caring for children at St. Joseph ' s Hospital and Medical Center, Julie Supple, a senior nursing major, supplements her studies by working at the hospital. Supple returned to school to pursue the career of her dreams. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald COLLEGE OF NURSING ACADEMICS THE PURPOSE ethics courses. With the possibility of digital manipulation in photography and the tendency to write subjective articles, ethics in played an important part in the classroom. Students in the MCO 421: News Problems class debated on issues, such as using a rape victim ' s name. Yet, News Problems was not a required course at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunications. Instead, students used it as an elective. Fritz Leigh, deputy director for the Cronkite School, said, " Ethics is certainly an important area. " However, Leigh said that many touched upon the subject in their classes; therefore, the journalism opted not to make ethics a required course. Leigh said, " At this point, the program is fairly structured. " He also said that the school liked to give students a greater flexibility in their course options. Ethics was already offered in a variety of settings, Leigh said. Garin Groff, a junior journalism major, said that he feels ethics was very to those studying the subject. He said, " I think ethics are important because journalists are trying to present the public with the truth. " Ethics reminded journalists that articles should be objective. However, ethics became most prevalent in the area of photography. With new computer software, such as Adobe Photosh op, photojournalists had the ability to alter photographs with a steady hand. Frank Hoy, professor of said that photo manipulation always concerned those in the business. According to Hoy, photo altering has always been a part of history. Digital manipulation was the most recent concern. " I think people are afraid of digital manipulation, " Hoy said. He added that computer-enhanced are not unethical if the cutline, or caption, notes that it is an illustration. Hoy said that his class covered several chapters on photojournalism ethics. " Ethics is a constant problem, so all professors manage to cover it in their classes, " Hoy said. He added, " Would you intrude on a person ' s grief to get a great shot? " The question bothered many who were concerned about ethics. Story by Kim Kaan is a so all (journalism) professors manage to cover it in their classes. " — Frank Hoy, associate professor of photojournalism 60 COLLEGE OF PUBLIC PROGRAMS ACADEMICS COLLEGE OF PUBLIC PROGRAMS ACADEMICS 61 Working at the State Press, Garin Groff a junior journalism major, edits his article for the daily campus newspaper. Student journalists often studied about ethics in their classes. ■ Photo by William Lynam PURPOSE So the state. Housing the only graduate training and education program, the School of Social Work provided the only opportunity in the state to particpate in the graduate program. The social work program offered three distinct curriculums for its students. The three, like many of the ASU colleges, of the baccalaureate, master and doctorate programs. The baccalaurate program prepared students for entry-level practice as a social worker, whereas the post baccalaurate programs aided students with a more advanced and direct practice. Because the presence of a social work program had yet to grace the campuses of the University of Arizona or Northern University, the ASU program the curriculum to meet the needs of all Arizona residents. In 1978 , ASU established a component of the school in Tucson to target students from southeastern Arizona. Sybil Delevan, assistant to the dean of Social Work, said, " We have students as far as Sierra Vista and Bisbee to attend the School of Social Work. " The School of Social Work facilitated approximately 876 students in which the number of graduates reflect the success of the school. However, this success was attributed to a few structural changes within the school ' s administration. One of the changes included a new dean. Emilia E. Martinez-Brawley, dean of the college, brought a new perspective when she arrived to head the school through another academic school year. Martinez-Brawley said, " " It is that the School of Social Work to encourage historically strong orientation. She added, " The traditional that the professional School of Social Work program has had with the needs to be maintained at the together with teaching and research. " Her outlook had positive affects to those who experienced the change within the school. Employees found extra values in the school. Delevan said, " I think one of the most interesting aspects (of the school) is the interface between the faculty, the dean and the students. " She added, " I have been able to work with students in terms of linking them with resources within the school and within the community. Delevan described her job within the school as multi-(acted. " It has a variety of levels, " Delevan said. ■ Story by Kim Kaan he traditional relationship that the professional School of Social Work program has had with the community needs to be maintained at the forefront with teaching and research. " Emilia Martinez- Brawley, dean of the school SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK ACADEMICS Serving as the dean of the School of Social Work, Emilia Martinez-Brawley wants to maintain a quality program. The school provided a Tucson component for those living in Southern Arizona. ■ Photo by William Lynam SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK ACADEMICS 63 PURPOSE ipendence is a good thing, but it is also very to the connection with the Main campus to ensure the quality of our facility. " —David Schwalm, associate provost for academics programs Administrators at ASU West believed the time had come for students to choose a campus they wanted to identify with. For students, this meant their diploma would specify if they graduated from the West or Main campus. Administrators assured the transition would be studentcentered. To receive a degree from the West students had to complete 30 resident credit hours. The campus residency requirement existed as a prerequisite for at the Main campus. Any courses taken at ASU West or the Main campus prior to Spring 1993 were considered resident credit at either campus. The decision, made by ASU West only pertained to continuing undergraduates who took courses during the transition period, which began in the Spring 1993. When ASU West first opened to students, it was just another place to take ASU courses. However, with popular demand, the satellite school provided full academic services to its students. As the result, the school received accreditation from the North Central Association. According to David Schwalm, associate provost for academic programs, the accreditation gave the West campus a chance to grant degree in its own name. Schwalm said, " It gave ASU West an individual standing in terms of degree programs. " He also emphasized that the West was still strongly affiliated with State University, but in his opinion. it was to the advantage of the students to have a place that they can identify with. " Independence is a good thing, but it is also very important to maintain the with the Main campus to ensure the quality of our facility, " Schwalm added. Before the decision, to eventually accredit the schools was ever made. ASU President Lattie Coor investigated ' the consequences and he found it would be beneficial for the students to have a full-time facility such as ASU West. The choice of campus, according to Coor, was like making a decision about the college or department the student wants to graduate from. " It is our judgment that as part of the accreditation of ASU West, this was the best way to ensure the school ' s identity, ' Coor said. In the spring, ASU West held at the Sundome, an ASU-owned located in Sun City West. ■ Story by Kim Kaan ASU WEST ACADEMICS Congratulating all graduating seniors, Patricia Grinko, chairwoman of the 1992-93 ASU Alumni Association Board of Directors, speaks at the ASU West ceremony. Graduation was held at the Sundome for the first time. ■ Photo by Doug Crouch WENCKE TATE SECTION EDITOR staying within the lines expressed life in the residence halls. Residents confronted with a to implement a consistant recycling The Residence. Life reached new limits of creativity by sponsoring the first water balloon toss. With the opening of Taco Bell in Palo Verde Main, other residents were about nutritional values and the " Freshman 15. " Also, the newly created campus communities and the Freshman Year program enticed to live in the dorm. The FYE residence hall provided overall to first-year students about the university. Residence halls served as a home away from home. Standing on the bridge, Manzanita over students going home. was one of 14 residence halls. ■ Photo by William Lynam RESIDENCE LIFE DIVISION ease the transition from high school to the Admissions sponsored the annual orientation week. This year, planners tried to vary the themes and the programs. The week started with an opening given by Lattie Coor, president of the university. It progressed with sessions, where students and their families, could acquaint themselves with the campus and the field of study. Students who opted to live on campus moved into their assigned residence hall. They met their roommates and decorated their future homes. Campus organizations gathered in the Student Recreation Center to convince new students to be members. MUAB (Memorial Union Activities Board) and ASASU (Associated Students of ASU) organized several social events, such as Casino Night. They also held a pizza and ice cream party. Potential students were also invited to campus where members of Devil Advocates ' gave daily tours. Bob Francis, assistant director of New Student Programs, said that orientation week was a good place to get the initial feel of the campus. He attributed an increase in participation to the increase of freshmen enrollment. Francis said, " The number of freshman were substantially up this year. " According to Francis, students needed to attend week to feel more comfortable on the first day of school. " ASU is a large and complex institution, and many people are unfamiliar with its Francis said. " The transition just can ' t happen in a short period of time, " he said, noting that it took about one week for students to adjust to the The programs focused on several aspects of student life, Francis also said. He said, " We varied the programs to meet with the social, academics and procedural aspects of ASU. " Orientation week also gave students an to meet their advisers, to buy books and to determine their interests. The ASU Bookstore welcomed all parents and students who were looking for ASU paraphernalia. Francis said, " Not every session was targeted for every person at Orientation. " He also said planners did not intend for all first- year students to like all activities. He added, " We tried to peak all interests. " - Giving a comprehensive tour of the campus, Brandi Irvin, a junior psychology major, familiarizes potential students with the campus. Many activities, such as the tours, were offered to help residents get acquainted with their new environment. ■ Photo by William Lynam ORIENTATION WEEK RESIDENCE LIFE ORIENTATION WEEK RESIDENCE LIFE to first-year students and their parents, ASU president Lattie Coor opens Orientation Week with a convocation Approximately 1,800 people attended the event. Photo by William Lynam A HOME AWAY FROM HOME ASU, many could not fathom being required to live on campus. However, several major universities in the United States that first-year students live on campus At CSU, the guaranteed 4,600 students a living space. Wunch said that they had a 97.8 percent capacity level, which was low compared to previous years. At ASU, approxi mately 2,300 freshmen Colorado State University Finishing the last touches of moving in, Will Mason, a freshman lived in the residence at Fort Collins, first-year undeclared major, finds a place for all his clothes. Space to put halls, which was 60 everything was in high demand with the people who chose to be year residents signed a percent of all residents. residents in the hall. Photo by William Lynam contract that stated Laura Christianson they would live in the assistant director $ ' residence halls for two consecutive semesters. of operations for ASU Residential Life office, said However, the provision stated that students that the ASU residence halls had a 90 percent only need to fulfill the live-in r equirement if they capacity level, an increase from recent years. were unmarried freshmen who were 21 years old. Christianson said, " The Board of Regents have According to Sandy Wunch, senior secretary for discussed the live-in requirement, but I do not the residence life office at CSU, the university think it was feasible for ASU students. " exempted students who had psychological or According to Christianson, 32,000 ASU medical excuses. live around a five-mile radius of the campus. For those who lived with their parents, some students petitioned for an exemption, Wunch said. " There are approximately 200 requests each year because their parents live in the area, " Wunch added. She said that the policy benefitted students because they wer e closer to school. " Students were exposed to things on campus that are not just community services, " Wunch said. " They learned about issues they would see in college, such as homosexuality. " " We (the Residential Life Office) do not want to just fill beds, " she added. Instead, the university wanted to give students an option. Therefore, ASU implemented several campus communities to entice residents to stay on campus. Christianson said, " We go above and beyond by providing educational progra mming and we have opened our halls to new academic levels. " She added, " The students will have an all-around good experience after living on campus. " KIM KAAN MOVE-IN RESIDENCE LIFE Fixing his closet, Mason, tries to straighten his mess. Moving in was usually a hectic time to find a comfortable room and to meet the perfect roommate. Photo by William Lynam MOVE-IN RESIDENCE LIFE FROSH EXPERIENCE Enjoying the evening, Tina Nunziato, a marketing major, Jenn Shroeder, a freshman civil engineering major, Shari Fleish, a freshman undeclared major, and Andrea Sullivan, a English major, gather around to play Trivial Pursuit. New students at ASU benefitted from programs like the Freshman Year Experience. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves the to colle ge proved to be difficult, they could not deny it was an experience. To make the adjustment easier, Life embarked on a program that proved to be beneficial to many freshmen. The Freshman Year Experience (FYE) acquainted with the university, thus it made the transition between and high school easier by initiating programs that would provide useful tips. Melissa Ferrell, director for the Palo Verde East and West halls, said, " This program helps adjust to university life and helps them feel that they belong here, which in turn encourages them to get over their fears. " The program opened to both on and off-campus students and provided many other useful such as the Education Support Program, an individual and group tutoring session. The program also provided an extra section of LIA 100, a course that gave information about university adjustment and survival. Students earned three credit hours for LIA 100, which was essentially a course that offered tips and advice to any new student. The course focused on issues such as time management, note-taking, library use, academic and career planning and goal setting. The FYE Resource Center, another benefit, introduced other campus resources important to the success of new students at ASU. Representatives from the University Advising Center, Minority Assistance Program, Student Recreation Complex, Student Health, and Services discussed special programming in their departments. Discussions included information about choosing a major, healthy and in campus organizations. The FYE newsletter updated students about all campus activities. Residential halls, Palo Verde East and West, planned the program in Sept. 1992. However, Aug. 15, 1993 marked the official start of the program. Ferrell was surprised about the number of freshmen. She said, " It was amazing. Fifty to 10 0 people showed up for the programs that were being taught, but then again, there were no classes for them to go to in the summer. " According to Ferrell, FYE was invented because ASU freshmen were the smallest class with 800 students, and coincidently, had the highest drop- out rate. She said, " These services, along with Residential Life, were consolidated by ASU into a unique learning center designed to support the personal and academic success of the freshmen. " STORY BY CINDY COLDIRON 72 FRESHMAN YEAR EXPERIENCE RESIDENCE LIFE Hoping her teammates guess the clue, Andrea Sullivan, a freshman English major, looks on in desperation. Freshman Year was open to new students that lived on or off-campus. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves FRESHMAN YEAR EXPERIENCE RESIDENCE LIFE 73 while living at home, mom always said to eat healthy, take vitamins and drink eight glasses of water a day. After hearing this for 18 years, many can just taste the freedom of the dorm. To many, pepperoni pizza served as both breakfast and supper. Such eating habits what was known as the " Freshman 15. " According to those who believed in the " Freshman 15, " the average freshman will gain approximately 15 pounds his or her first year away from home. Eddie Davis, a senior construction major and supervisor for Taco Bell, said, " I don ' t think there is much evidence to the Freshman 15. It is a matter of watching what you eat and when you eat it. Davis also said that students should just use their common sense. " I ' ve seen people ask how much fat is there in a Taco Bell bean burrito, and then they go across the hall and buy two pints of Ben Jerry ' s cookie dough ice cream, " Davis said. Taco Bell was located in the Memorial Union and Palo Verde Main, one of the residence halls. The Taco Bell inside the dorm was built in less than two weeks and opened during the first week of the Fall 1993 semester. According to Davis, residents asked for the restaurant to be built near the halls because many did not have cars or felt uncomfortable to walk alone to Taco Bell or McDonalds. He said, " We are serving to a generation that is used to fast-food restaurants, so the trend is to provide healthier food. " McDonalds, Taco Bell, and Kentucky Fried Chicken always provided brochures that gave nutritional information to each product. Jennifer Stewart, a junior international major, said that Taco Bell received a lot of business. She said, " I think it is because the price is cheap and it is the perfect college food. " Food such as bagels, yogurt, soda, cookies, candy and pretzels are accessible from just about anywhere on campus, from early morning thru the late-night study hours. Residence halls also housed mini-mart stores that allowed students to buy almost anything with a " Maroon and Gold " card. With the " Maroon and Gold " card, students used a cash equivalency plan where they paid 100 before the school year. Throughout the year, they gradually used the card as credit. This system made it easy for anyone to eat, at any time, even if they are low on cash. RESIDENTS COUNT CALORIES AND FAT Putting condiments on her potato, Erin Johnson, a freshman microbiology major, choses to eat at the cafeteria in Manzanita Hall. Marriott Dining provided food at four cafeterias for students who preferred healthy eating. ■ Photo by Wencke Tate STORY BY KIM KAAN 74 RESIDENCE LIFE Eyeing her food , Aimee Tenney, a freshman photography major, sinks her teeth into a fried chicken sandwich. According to the " Freshmen 15, " first-year students gain an average of 15 pounds their first year in college. Photo by Sky Collins RESIDENCE LIFE 75 most universities, the traditional dormitory life consisted of a lot of freshmen, a lot of parties, a lot of noise and little studying. ASU devised a that changed the traditional dorm into a unique and varied choice of living The Campus Communities Program offered housing options that catered to special interests of ASU In addition to all male, all female or co-ed halls, there were about 12 different communities rang- ing from the African-American and American Indian Culture communities to the Public Service community. Each community, with the support of Life and sponsoring academic departments, offered an academic program of several courses that corresponded with their theme. Most communities occupied a specific wing or floor of a residential hall. The program was administered by the Honors College, and each community had an ASU faculty member who served as the community fellow. Bernard Jackson, community fellow for the African-American culture, said that the dorm, otherwise known as Umoja Hall, stood for unity, noting Umoja was the Swahili word. The community studied the history and culture of Africa to understand African and experiences. The hall was located in the " C " wing of Ocotillo Hall and was made available to any student. Reneldo Russell, a freshman architecture major, said that he was just placed in Umoja Hall upon arrival at ASU. Russell said, " I am glad they put me in this dorm because I met somebody who would also be living here. " Russell, who was from the Bahamas, said that he likes learning about African-American history through the Umoja Hall program. The Residential Life office introduced two other specialized dorms in the Fall of 1993. The American Indian Hall focused on the impact of social, economic and political issues confronting Indian nations and tribes. The community also studied spiritual and values of the Indian ways. The Natural Resources community offered students the opportunity to learn about the and how to protect the earth, in w hich commu nity members sponsored a wilderness training and Earth Day. Another cultural community was the Pacific Rim Asia Hall, which studied the contemporary values of the peoples of east and southeast Asia. They focused on these regions because the issues had become important for American trade. Other special communities included the Wellness Floor, where students agreed to an alcohol and smoke-free environment and the Study Intensive Environment. Hanging out in the dorm, Randy Weatherton, a junior finance major, waits for a community meeting to start. Students participated in seminars, classes and group discussions to help better their awareness of their community. Photo by Samantha Feldman STORY BY KIM PHILLIPS CAMPUS COMMUNITIES RESIDENCE LIFE Relaxing in his room, Reneldo Russell, a freshman architecture major, studies calculus. This unique experience made feel more comfortable while attending college. Photo by Samantha Feldman CAMPUS COMMUNITIES RESIDENCE LIFE 77 SECURITY DETERRING crime THE HALLS Painting for recreation, All ASU police officer, uses his skill as a topic of conversation during his late-night shift. Phillips graduated with a bachelor ' s degree in art. Photo by Gretl Roberts o reintroduce the role of the police officer, the university ' s of Public Safety expanded its concept of the community-based police. Residents at Manzanita shared their hall with an ASU police officer. Corporal Al Phillips headed the trial-run program. He began his shift on. Thursday nights and stayed until 3 a.m. the next morning. Phillips said the program was not implemented to bust people. Instead, he said it is a move by the ASU police to set up educational programming and to students with the police department. According to Phillips, the program was like problem solving. " It is a good way to work with fewer people, " Phillips said. The program was also part of a larger project, Campus Outreach Police Station (COPS), in which education played an important role. He added, " Eventually, we would like to new projects, such as Operation ID. " Operation ID was a proposal to tag all postal belongings so that all mail would get to the proper owners with accuracy and speed. Phillips said, " We would also like to have all bicycles registered with our department. " The department would offer incentives, such as SECURITY RESIDENCE LIFE free movie passes, to those who registered. " The needs of the community are changing, and I am just resource in their environment, " Phillips said. When he spent his time at the dorm, he spoke to residents about safer environments and alcohol awareness. He emphasized that he was not at the hall to write tickets or to regulate the amount of alcohol consumption. He said he would support the residence if they needed help. He also would address all calls about false fire alarms to avoid unnecessary trips from police patrolling the streets. Bicycles, stereos and jewelry were among the most stolen items from the residence halls. Tracie Sexton, a freshman accounting major, said she did not see much action when the officer was present. Heidi Loeser, a freshman dance major, said, " I have just seen him in his office painting. " Phillips graduated from the University of with his bachelor ' s degree in art. He said, " It is a good way to break the ice between me and the students. " Students were still skeptical, but ASU DPS believed it was one of the better options to control crime and to increase awareness, Phillips added. with residents as they enter Manzanita Hall, Al Phillips, ASU police officer, questions a resident. Visual security at Manzanita was a deterrent for residential hall theft. Photo by Gretl Roberts SECURITY RESIDENCE LIFE Staying THE LINES environmental issues concerned many ASU students who lived without a recycling in the residence halls. " Reduce, reuse, recycle! " shouted would- be environmentalists. Students, living on campus, wanted for a recycling They signed petitions and completed surveys to show the that there was a demand for recycling newspapers, plastics and aluminum. There were no " school-supported " recycling programs in any of the 13 residence halls. The lack of support convinced students to rally together and start a program of their own. A few of the residence halls assembled their own programs. Debbie Mangel, a freshman communications major who lived at Sonora Center, said " I ' m used to recycling because it ' s mandatory where I ' m from. " Mangel came from central Phoenix. Concerned students lined cardboard boxes against the walls that doubled as recycling bins. There were hopes for some sturdier bins in the future. Although finding receptacles for their recyclables was a bit troublesome, the students faced their biggest problem with the disposal of the items. The City of Tempe and its recycling division were willing to provide bins and pick-up service, but the ASU refused to allow them on campus for liability. Students felt they were victims of red-tape and their efforts seemed fruitless. However, they con- tinued to be enthusiastic and they approached avenues, such as contacting the Associated Students of ASU, the campus student " The problem is that it ' s just getting started. There ' s not a lot of education, and the details are still being worked out, ' said Lydia Breunig, a junior ecology and economic interdisciplinary studies major who lived in Best Hall. The ASASU, the student governing board, also listened to the concerns. The quest for a recycling program was to those at University of Arizona in Tucson and Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff. Jonalyn Leadbetter, director of environmental issues for ASASU, said, " Our mission statement is to coordinate a group that will facilitate a campus-wick recycling endeavor. " She added, " We want to incorporate a recycling program into every residence hall the Memorial Union, and each administration and academic building. " Recycling was the cry of hope this year. It began with the energy and devotion of students in the ASU residence halls, and it will with a promising plan for a long-lasting Tossing recyclables in a hand-made bin, Vanessa Bonet, a freshman undeclared major, and Jamie Brown, a freshman undeclared major, initiated their own recycling program. Recyclables consisted of aluminum cans, newspapers and plastics. ■ Photo by Nicole Hsu STORY BY NICOLE HSU RECYCLING RESIDENCE LIFE Heading for the recycling bin, Matt Wiese, a junior exercise major, does his share in saving the earth. concerns motivated to recycle. Photo by Nicole Hsu Do Not RECYCLING RESIDENCE LIFE community living, commonly referred to as " dorm life, " was one of the most liberating experiences about However, just like any other establishment on the ASU campus, rules and regulations must have been followed. Residence Hall were not drafted to prohibit residents from Instead, the university implemented such rules to protect residents from others who took of the dorm situation. Residence Hall policies ranged anywhere from alcohol consumption to waterbeds. Gina Booy, area coordinator for the residence halls, said that the alcohol consumption policy was the rule most commonly broken. According to Booy, living in a dorm did not exempt anyone under the age of 21 from the state law regarding alcohol. She said, " Violation of the alcohol policy begins immediately. " Booy also said that residents who defy the rule would be counseled the first time. She said that the residence halls provided " Let us help you be aware of the choices you are making, " Booy said. Although the majority of residence hall policies remained the same year, a few had been altered. For example, in past years, quiet hours were decided upon by individual floors. However, a written policy on quiet hours for every hall had been implemented to avoid inconsistencies. A new bicycle policy was also implemented. The fire department considered bikes in each resident ' s room a fire hazard. Last year, Booy said that a student discovered the fire department changed the rule. Therefore, Residential Life changed the policy, leaving it up to individual hall councils to decide if bikes should be allowed in dorm rooms. Residence halls cracked down on the drug policy. According to Booy, those caught violating this policy faced an appropriate punishment. Booy also stressed the importance of the student ' s desire for help. " We will work with students, " she said. " We don ' t want to just punish them and send them on their way. She added, " We will provide counseling and consultation. " Residence Hall policies often provided a sense of freedom to residents. But as with every home, students were for abiding to the rules and regulations of the residence halls. Getting comfortable, Barney loves his neck to be rubbed. Only seeing-eye dogs were officially permitted in the residents ' rooms. Photo by Kim Kaan BREAKING THE RULES RESIDENCE LIFE the ball, Natalie Kaan, a sophomore broadcasting and justice studies major, plays soccer with Caesar. Students the residence halls managed to hide pets in their dorm room. ■ Photo by Kim Kaan BREAKING THE RULES RESIDENCE LIFE 83 o many students in the Honors College, McClintock Hall, the scholar ' s residence hall, was like an benefit. McClintock Hall housed 180 honor as well as the college ' s administrative offices and classrooms. Paul Stolz, a freshman chemical engineering major, said, " I like McClintock it is the closest to the campus. " McClintock was situated near Hayden Library, a place where many honor students spent many of their nights. Stolz added, " Everything is right there. " The residence hall accommodated students with 23 personal computers, which were linked to the university ' s main system. In addition, residents lounged in two areas that were provided with a study area, cooking and laundry facilities. Clinton Sandvick, a junior history major, said that all rooms are facing each other. He also said there was a courtyard in the middle where played football and volleyball. Occasionally, they would barbecue. This, according to Sandvick, had its benefits. " I have spent the summer in dorms, such as Cholla and Best Halls, and I can say that I think McClintock has a stronger community aspect. " Although Sandvick said that the summer may not be an accurate representation of the school year, he still believed that McClintock was one of the better dorms. He said, " It is really easy to get to know each other. " He attributed this to the dorms facing each other. " We see people walking back and forth, so you say `Hi ' at one time or Sandvick added. He lived at McClintock for three years. Sandvick said that he was on a first-name basis with the other students. He said, " Every year, I already know the people who are at the same grade level. " Sandvick added that he still wanted to talk to more freshmen. " McClintock is like a large support network, " Sandvick added. Honor students also faced the possibility of losing their school home if they did not meet the scholarship requirement. To continue in the College, students maintained a 3.25 grade point average. Freshmen received preferential assignment to available openings once accepted. Incoming students needed to graduate in the top five percent of their high school class. If recipients of the Regents ' Scholarships, National Merit Flinn Scholarships and Gammage applied to the Honors College, they were admitted automatically. Sandvick said that the requirements did him in one respect. However, he said, " I am still here. " Returning back to the dorm after classes, Eric Boyd, a junior religious studies major, checks his mail. The Honors College was ASU ' s first specialty dorm, which opened six years ago. ■ Photo by Wencke Tate MCCLINTOCK HALL RESIDENCE LIFE STORY BY KIM KAAN a break between classes, Paul Stolz, a freshman chemical engineering major, heads home to his dorm room. Proximity to the campus was McClintock ' s best feature, Stolz said. ■ Photo by Wencke Tate MCCLINTOCK HALL RESIDENCE LIFE 85 Keeping hold of their oversized rubberband, Paul Dulgov, a freshman mechanical engineering major, and Dan Smith, a freshman music major, catapult their balloon into the air. RHA called the Guiness Book of World Records to possibly record the event in a future edition. Photo by Tim Gibbons he Residence Hall (RHA) was at it again. The organization often initiated activities for the residents to make living away from home a little more exciting. But, who ever thought they would go so far as to think of an activity involving a hugh latex piece of rubber and some balloons? That is what they did. RHA invented a water balloon launching Contestants needed to catapult a balloon as far as they could across the Student Recreation Center field. It did not matter how the balloon got to the other end of the field, but most people chose for their equipment a large latex rubberband and a couple of strong arms to hold the ends. Each team ideally consisted of three people. Two people stablilized the piece of rubber, and there was one person who served as the launcher. The launcher pulled the rubberband, holding the balloon, as far back as he could stretch it, and then let it go. Teams were limited in size due to safety reasons. Kolby Granville, vice president for RHA public relations, said, " Since the field was watered down earlier in the day and the bleachers were used to get a good angle for the launchings, it would have been unsafe to have more than three people climbing up and down the bleachers. " About five teams entered the competition. After the event, the furthest launch was at 150 yards. The problem with knowing the exact distance was that the SRC field was only 135 yards, and the winning launch shot the balloon over a wall and hit a building across the parking lot. However, the winning team members were experienced launchers and could not qualify to win any prizes because they were members of the RHA. The eligible team that won launched their balloon 127 yards, and the three-member team won tie-dyed t-shirts. Runners-up launched their balloons at 125 and 118 yards. The RHA passed out compacts discs to each member of the teams for their participation in the event. The CDs were donated from ASU ' s own KASR radio in exchange for advertising on the RHA ' s Channel 2. Channel 2 was a community bulletin board that was programmed through the residence halls as a system of announcements. Granville said, " There ' s a limited interest group in launching water balloons, and most of the people already had their own equipment. " He added, " I think it went very well. " The Guiness Book of World Records was contacted to see if there was a category for such an activity. There was no category for the longest water balloon toss, but Guiness Book was in knowing the results for possibly a future category in their book. STORY BY WENCKE TATE WATER BALLOON Toss RESIDENCE LIFE WATER BALLOON Toss RESIDENCE LIFE 87 from the bleachers, Marc Hoffman and Paul Dulgov, freshmen mechanical engineering majors, get wet when their breaks. Many of the contestants had their own equipment for the event. Photo by Tim Gibbons Yearning for some decoration, each dorm room supplied beds, desks, shelving and lighting. Students decorated their rooms during Orientation Week. Photo by Jennifer Mehu the campus began here empty dresser drawers, bare mattress and pure white walls. It was up to the resident to be creative and make a home away from home. The university provided the bare the basic furniture and the living space. But, the size and the quality depended on each of the residence halls. The basics did not come at a cheap price. Sonora Hall was the newest addition to ASU ' s living quarters. Although the accommodations were sufficient for the school year ' s stay, it did not compare to home. Michael Williams, a freshman computer major, said he had to bring blankets, towels and other everyday items to his new dorm room. " I wouldn ' t say that I like my room better than the one at home, " Williams said. " But, it is like a home away from home. " He also said that he brought all his summer clothes and a map. " A stereo was definitely needed, " Williams said. " You need to bring some sort of musical device. " Roommates often contacted each other before move-in to sort out the essentials. A mini-refrigerator, stereo, answering machine and microwave were definite " must-haves. " Williams said, " I don ' t think you should try to bring your whole room because you don ' t know how long you are going to stay, " noting that he always traveled light. " I would never bring out here anything that costs more than S300 to $400, " he added. Cholla Apartments were also part of the university ' s residential life program. However, the complex did not conform to the traditional dorm look. Denise Ely, a junior secondary education major, said that each apartment was completely The complex offered studio, one-bedroom and 2-bedroom apartments. Each was furnished with couches, beds, desks, and dressers. Ely said, " I think Cholla is more like an than a dorm. " She said that they only thing residents bring were televisions and stereos. She added that unlike many dorms, each has its own kitchen. Residents brought their own pots, pans and kitchen utensils, but with a small deposit, which is refundable at the end of the semester, residents could rent them from the complex. 88 BARE NECESSITIES RESIDENCE LIFE Peeling like home, residents piled their clothes on every piece of furniture in their rooms. The bare walls were instantly covered with posters and photos as the semester began. Photo by Sky Collins BARE NECESSITIES RESIDENCE LIFE Housing 400 women, Palo Verde East was originally an all female dorm. The hall opened in the fall of 1963 in which the elevators were painted with purple and white stripes. The biggest bonus in the dorm was a private telephone in each of the rooms. ■ Photo by Tim Gibbons residence halls served as a place for fun and frolic for many students who sought excitement and living. The history of ASU ' s residence halls dated back to 1886 when the first unofficial was established by Hiram Bradford Farmer, the first principal and sole of ASU ' s prototype, the Arizona Territorial Normal School. This was a modest two-story adobe building, which boarded the school ' s first women students. Board cost $20 per month. Until 1972, any woman under the age of 23 was expected to live on campus, and this explained the prevalence of women ' s residence halls in the early part of ASU ' s history. In 1902, the first official on-campus dormitory for women was established. Alpha Hall became a men ' s dormitory in 1928. In 1903, East Hall, a female residence hall, was constructed and then, torn down to make way for Hayden Library. North Hall, another all-female dormitory, was established in the name in honor of Arthur ' s Matthews ' wife, Carrie, which later housed the Student Publications department and the Resource Center. Stadium Hall housed veterans during World War II. The male residence hall was re-named Haigler Hall in 1956 after great football player, Charles Haigler, and was closed down in 1978. Irish Hall, named after Frederick Irish, was a male residence hall until the mid- seventies when residence halls started becoming co-ed. It was the oldest of the existing halls. Irish taught all the courses at the Arizona Territorial Normal School and organized and coached the school ' s first football team in the fall of 1896. Gammage Hall was built in 1941. The female freshmen dormitory was named after Grady Gammage, a former president of ASU. Victory Village, located south-east Gammage, housed graduate students, their wives and children. It was composed of apartment units and operated until 1960. Wilson Hall was a tribute to George Wilson, a man who contributed 20 acres of land to the Normal School. Hayden Hall was named after the illustrious Carl Trumbull Hayden, an alumnus and a member of the U.S. Senate. Of the still-existing residence halls, McClintock Hall was named after James Harvey McClintock, one of the first 20 students of the Normal School and the first president of its alumni association. The other halls were built after 1954. They were named after Southwestern or Spanish names, except for the Best Hall, which was named after McOeal Best, a member of the first Board of Regents and the first president of the ASU Foundation. The newest residence hall to date was Sonora in 1990. nachammai raman HISTORY OF THE HALLS RESIDENCE LIFE tall on University Drive, Manzanita Hall was one of the tallest building in Tempe. The hall was built for $3.6 million and opened in 1967 for $443 per semester. ■ Photo by Tim Gibbons HISTORY OF THE HALLS RESIDENCE LIFE 91 signs with bold state-ments, such as " Have you had a virgin lately? " greeted residents as they walked to their mailboxes. The sign captured many eyes. It was just one of the tactics used to lure students into attending the National Collegian Alcohol Awareness (NCAAW). The week featured awareness activities, centering around the theme, " Think Before you Drink. " Red and black signs displayed the slogan all over the dormitories. Planners also saturated the residence halls with informational literature. At Palo Verde West beach, students were given free condoms, sexually transmitted disease and pamphlets about sexual assault and acquaintance rape. -Sex on the Beach ' was about the importance of both alcohol and sex awareness. It was about how drinking impairs your judgment and how it may cause you to make choices like not using birth control, " said Heather Scott, a junior biology and resident assistant for Palo Verde East. The awareness week was held annually, but Scott believed this year was a success. She said, " I thought it went over really well this year and it impacted the students to be more aware and careful. " The Student Health Center also provided students with information alcohol and sex awareness. Planned Parenthood, a national family planning agency, supplied the Student Health Center with the materials, including birth control, sexually diseases, relationship and family counseling, pregnancy. They also had about legislative updates and their effect on students. The Residence Hall Association emphasized the importance of alcohol and sex awareness. The association continued to stress its importance throughout the year. Melissa Martin, a freshman geology major and a resident of Palo Verde East, " Residence life had an important job because by promoting alcohol and sex awareness, they were promoting success. People needed to realize that they couldn ' t just come to college to party, they had to have their future in mind. " Residents wore the red ribbons to state that they abstained from alcohol abuse. The Residence Hall Council also sponsored a dance where " mocktails " were served, a variation of cocktails without the alcohol. Jessica Brady, a sophomore anthropology said that virgin daiquiris and Shirley Temples were served for free. Pouring a glass of beer, Erika Gonzales major, prefers her drink in a " Think Before you Drink, " Alcohol Awareness Week. Gonzales, a freshman pre-med than in a bottle. The theme, the National Collegian by William Lynam 92 SEX AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS RESIDENCE LIFE Displaying the consequences of drunk driving, " Sherri ' s Truck " served as a reminder to students to practice safe driving while under the influence. Most students arranged to have a designated driver. Photo by William Lynam SEX AND ALCOHOL AWARENESS RESIDENCE LIFE any students in the 90s concerned themselves with issues of the environment. They often worried about the overflowing of landfills, contaminating the Earth, paper and and saving nature ' s green. Because these issue raised such a concern, students and educators looked for a to ensure a healthy environment for future generations. As the result, the Residence Life Office offered a new program, which would address concerns. A new campus community in Best Hall called Natural Resources and the Environment emerged in the fall semester. The community housed approximately 50 residents but was also available for off-campus The community program was devised to students about the environment and improvements for the future. Students were expected to meet and even exceed the residence hall ' s objective, which was to serve as a model for other halls. Best Hall emphasized the importance of water conservation and recycling and hoped the other halls would follow. Water and electricity-saving devices were to be installed in up-coming Recycling bins for paper and aluminum cans were already used. Trey Manning, a senior psychology major, said, " Our overall goal is to make Best a " green " building, total recycling, regardless of what the university or city is Because the debuted this year, the community worked in conjunction with the Public Service also located in Best Hall, to provide more activities. Perhaps the biggest event was a one-day excursion to the Grand Canyon. Two vans took 30 people up to the Grand Ganyon for the 24-hour trip. Organizers wanted students from the specialized hall to get involved with their community and to re-introduce the beauty of the environment. Mike Moody, a sophomore education major, did not live in the community, but he was interested in the environment and its future. " If you ' ve never seen the Grand Canyon and if you get a chance, don ' t pass it up, " Moody said. " I wanted to go on the trip to go with a lot of neat people. " He added, " The main reason for the trip was to show us a different part of the world as a way to broaden our horizons and to see and experience nature. " Manning said he thoroughly enjoyed his trip. He said, " I was really pleased and impressed with the trip. Everyone came away with something special, educational or personal. " Classes were planned to be offeted in the spring on environmental issues in which special would be made on student transcripts for those taking the courses. Leading the way, Dennis Sevier, a freshman architecture major, and Dwight Vick, a graduate public administation major, take a trail along the Grand Canyon. Two vans were taken for the 24-hour trip. Photo by Trey Manning NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT RESIDENCE LIFE NATURAL RESOURCES AND THE ENVIRONMENT RESIDENCE LIFE 95 in the beauty of one of the seven Wonders of the World, students organized the trip to the Grand Canyon to better the environment. The trip was also a way to spend time with friends. Photo by Trey Manning with the popularity of the Arizona weather and the ASU reputation, students often wanted to take a closer look of the campus. Residents from other colleges and universities had the opportunity to leave their respective to come see ASU at a regional conference, sponsored by the university. Every year at the conference, students gained knowledge about themselves through others and organizing the event. Members of the Intermountain Affiliate of College and University Residence Halls (IACURH) gathered on campus to celebrate life at ASU and the Western region. Many felt privileged that the conference was held at the university. In the previous year, students commuted to Colorado for the big event. ASU fortunately won the bid by providing a full schedule of events for review to the Regional Board of Directors. The board then voted on which school had the best agenda. Organizers provided a detailed itinerary that included all activities, luncheons, guest speakers and recreational events, such as the annual dance. The IACURH organization represented all of the Residence Hall Associations in the seven states that make the Rocky Mountain Region, including Canada. Students met to exchange ideas about their schooling, social lives and possible career ideas. Their main goal was to gather students in a spefic area to information on time management, homosexuality, and running better hall According to Tracy Dudman, chairman for the ASU conference, IACURH was ethnically and culturally sensitive to all who participated Dudman, a senior arts and sciences major, also served as a resident assistant at Manzanita Hall. " It ' s all about ideas and exchanging thoughts and concepts. " Dudman said. She also said that the event centered around one theme, " All I ever needed to know I learned at IACURH. " Becaus e Robert Fulghum, an American author, was the initiator of their theme, he was invited to speak at the event. Fulghum was best known from his book, " All I ever needed to know I learned in kindergarten. " He accepted his offer and spoke to all participants at the event. He also took the opportunity to sign a few autographs for his literary fans. Dudman said that ASU had a phenomonal from all seven states and Canada for the event. Total attendance topped 450 st udents and faculty members. " We were pretty excited. We didn ' t think we would get that many people to come to Arizona, " Dudman said. She added, " We were flattered. " Waiting for the rest of the group, members of the Sun Devil RHA organized the annual event. The IACURH conference featured universities in the Rocky Mountain region, including Canada. ■ Photo by Ashley Haspel RESIDENCE LIFE IACURH RESIDENCE LIFE 97 Dancing at the last event, Deborah Jackson, a freshman undecided major, participates in the fun at the IACURH conference. The three-day event took months of planning. Photo by Ashley Haspel he Residence Hall Association, RHA, worked during the whole year to make on campus more RHA planned to organize events for residents, so they would stay at home and with students in the same living The association began the year by training qualified students to serve as resident (RA). The staff was comprised of RAs ' , floor representatives and Hall Council officers to assure the halls would run smoothly as expected. Orientation also served a big event for RHA to plan before the school started. They organized activities to be held during the first two weeks of the fall semester. They managed to sponsor several danc es and convinced local hypnotists to perform at the halls. But the RHA stayed busy all year. They several hit movies, such as " Terminator 2, " " Flatliners, " and " Aliens. " During the spring they planned on showing movie classics, such as " Casablaca. " Kolby Granville, vice president of public for RHA and a sophomore secondary major, said that the association took joint responsibility for programming because MUAB did not have enough funds to offer the movies. The two campus and shared all support and publicity. Transportation to the concerts at the Arizona State Fair were also available, so students without vehicles could see this year ' s hot Nirvana and the Gin Blossoms. For the past two years, the RHA also tried to implement an extensive recycling program RHA also organized a judicial board, better known as the J-Board, where students can report to if they have criminal problems. Residents had the option to meet the board when they are cited for criminal activity, such as of alcohol while being underage. The board reviewed the cases before it appeared on their permanent university record. RHA also sponsored the 1993 IACURH The convention aimed to help residents learn about themselves and their immediate RHA also formed committees to address the residents ' concerns about living conditions and food arrangements. The food committee investigated problems with the meal plans, the flavor of food and the quality of products. Officers for RHA even produced a newsletter to enlighten residents of upcoming events in the halls and on campus. ■ Selling raffle tickets, Robyn Brillman, a junior theater major, Della Hills, a senior photography major, Rebecca Lakin, a freshman psychology major, and Amy Gustavison, a freshman psychology major, raise money to support RHA. The event took place during their semester barbecue. Photo by William Lynam STORY BY WENCKE TATE RESIDENCE HALL ASSOCIATION RESIDENCE LIFE Working in the RHA office, Brandy Aguilar, a sophomore broadcast journalism and Spanish major, pauses before answering a question. Aguilar served as the judicial board director for RHA. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves RESIDENCE HALL ASSOCIATION RESIDENCE LIFE 99 FAR TO BECOME the waters of the Pacific Ocean, Japan is the target site of many flourishing American businesses. The demand to learn Japanese was high among American students. On the other side, Japanese students looked to the United States as a place to their studies. In Japan, they were to learn English in school. Many Japanese students, like Mitsuyo Kanada, came to the U.S. to perfect their English-speaking skills. Foreign-born students at ASU was not a rarity, but according to Kanada, the Asian population was not as prevalent as in other colleges and universities. A native of Aichi, Japan, Kanada lived in the U.S. for one year before transferring to ASU from a small Seattle community college. " I came to ASU to improve my English, " Kanada said. She said that in her Seattle college, she with many Japanese students, which was not helping her English. Kanada, a junior sociology major, said that she heard about the Sun Devils and their rival relationship with the University of Arizona through her English professor. " He would tell me that U of A was a better school, but I decided to come to ASU, " Kanada said. She added that he also would tell her of ASU " party school " status. Perhaps her biggest worry about the campus was its size. She said that she had difficulties finding her way around on such a big campus. " The weather was also very different, " Kanada said. " I came in August so it was very hot. " This did not her. In her semester, Kanada said she would continue going to ASU. She adjusted to campus by meeting friends of similar interests at the residence hall and in class. " I like my dorm because there is not too much noise and it is not to quite, " Kanada said. Although the living spaces were small, Kanada lucked out. She was never designated a roommate, she enjoyed the space that traditionally accommodated two people. " The only thing that I don ' t like about the dorm is that I can ' t cook in my room. ' In Ocotillo Hall, residents shared a community kitchen. Like Kanada, many did not enjoy leaving their room, preparing an elaborate meal, and then, walking all the way down the hall and up the stairs to eat dinner alone in their room. " I like that the dorms are close to school so I can stay late at the library and still be near home, " she said. " I may be naïve, but I feel totally safe on campus, " she added. Resting before class, Mitsuyo Kanada, a junior sociology major, likes her room at Ocotillo Hall. She came to ASU from a Seattle community college to perfect her English to meet students from countries other than Japan. ■ Photo by Janine Bily STORY BY KIM KAAN FOREIGN RESIDENTS RESIDENCE LIFE FOREIGN RESIDENTS RESIDENCE LIFE Meeting at the residents ' lounge, Mitsuyo Kanada, a junior sociology major, and Hasumi Murase study for mid-terms. The two were natives of Japan. Photo by Janine Bily pointing you out was not hard to do. Approximately 43,000 students came and left the campus on a weekly basis. Classrooms, parking lots and malls crowded with people from every culture and class. Student athletes wit high grade-point averages rushed to class before and. after practice. Top scholars flew to Romania and other parts of the world to live in another person ' s shoes. Foreign exchange came to ASU to get the ultimate college which included late nights at Hayden Library and fast food in the Union. From innovators to ASU served as a melting pot for all students from social, political, and economic SECTION EDITOR MARLA LESSAONGANG Crossing University and McAllister avenues, students hurry to get to class.Officers for ASU ' s Department of Safety often ticketed students for jaywalking. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves STUDENT LIFE DIVISION Waving to the crowd, students from the College of Education add finishing touches to their float for the Homecoming parade. floats gathered to commemorate the celebration. ■ Photo by William Lynam HOMECOMING STUDENT LIFE Erin Abrams, broadcasting Dianna Adams, history Jennifer Adcock, broadcasting Cheryl Agne, journalism Clinton Ahg, psychology Shigeto Akaba, recreation Allam Al-Sabih, marketing Adnan Algabyali, aircraft flight Hershle Allen, pre-law management Jorge Alvarado, economics Mark Anderson, management Sun Devil fans felt the heat as the 1993 Homecoming festivities went underway. Festival 1993, " Feel the heat, " geared its agenda toward ASU students and returning ASU alumni. The week began a five-day celebration with an opening convocation and finished with the big win against the Homecoming game. The Homecoming Committee targeted students with many interests. One of the biggest events, Cultural Day, provided ethnic dances, food and activities on the West Lawn, which would highlight the diverse culture found in the ASU student body. Mike Thompson, ccordinator for Homecoming activities, " We approched every organization on-and-off campus, not all are students. They brought items and facts about their culture. " He added, " We had many different organizations, including off campus singing groups. " Many of the Homecoming activities were free for students, faculty and the Tempe community. The tradition of the Homecoming • parade was student organization and Greek fraternitied and sororities would walk down Mill Avenue with their own banners and floats. Funding for the floats came from the organizations and local The parade also featured a diversity of student organizations. Pitchforks, a a cappella group, added to the festivities with their songs, the Indian Student Association highlighted chants and dances from the Native American traditions. Homecoming officials announced royalty during the ceremony. Couples traveled through the parade in cars. The committee named Luke Tigaris and Jennifer Green as king and queen. They were selected by ASU staff and previous royalty members. Winners applied formally, which was then reviewed and narrowed by a screening committee in which the king and queen were chosen. The king and queen, as well as representative for each class, would represent Homecoming activities and participate in community service projects. Members from the local community also participated because they supported the university or they were former Sun Devils. Radio stations, such as KUPD and KVRY, supplied music.Continned on page 107 HOMECOMING STUDENT LIFE Standing in formation, the Sun Devil Marching Band marches in cadence. The band performed an extravagant halftime show. Photo by Steve Wagner HOMECOMING STUDENT LIFE MeCHa, a Chicano organization, and Native American Student Association also presented floats where Lisa Ford, dressed in a gown, represented Miss Indian ASU. Alumni also joined in on the fun. Former students from the College of Education and the College of Nursing. Grand Marshall James Creasman, the 1944 ASU Homecoming King, rode in a vintage car as well as ASU President Lattie Coor. Without a doubt, the ASU Marching Band, and Sparky walked at the end of the parade line to boost school spirit as the event came to a close. The city of Tempe agreed to hang up 64 banners in the area. Thompson said, " In cooperation with the city of Tempe, we had the privilige of putting up 64 banners, which helped immensly on the advertising of our Homecoming this year. " Coordinators also planned a pre-game party in front the University Activity Center, which was the hub of all festivities. The ASU pre-game party included all the different organizations on the ASU campus. In addition, off-campus vendors, entertainment and the ASU Hall of Fame induction ceremony. Perhaps the biggest tradition, which al so took place this year, was the latern walk to the top of " A " mountain. Thompson said, " The walk to " A " mountain is historical because many years ago, the seniors used to walk up " A " mountain with laterns and form their school year on the mountain. " He added, " Then, they would pass the laterns to the seniors. In keeping with that tradition, we have the walk up " A " mountain where ASU President Lattie Coor, Alumni Association Chairman Jon Thomas and Coach Bruce Snyder presented a speech. " Continued from page 105 HOMECOMING STUDENT LIFE 107 Ronny Angkasa, industrial eng. Todd Armer, political sci. Gonzales Armida, political sci. Keiko Asai, Spanish Anila Azam, electrical eng. Feras Azam, computer sci. Divya Bajaj, computer sci. David Barbee, accounting Craig Bard, communication Jeff Barr, broadcasting Tina Bartys, psychology Armelle Bayou, theatre Trevor Beckway, chem eng. Paul Bedewi, bio-chem. eng. Jennifer Beggs, psychology Ross Bell, political sci. Dolores Benson, political sci. Lynn Beresford, history Chris Berger, geography Gary Berger, justice studies Scott Berger, sociology Ari Bergeron, broadcasting Joseph Bernard, communication Shawn Beyer, broadcasting Explaining the importance of self confidence, the Dalai Lama also talks about the virtues of being patient. Students and members of the community gathered to listen to the spiritual leader. Photo by William Lynam Mala Bhargava, finance Theodore Biewer, physics Janine Bily, humanities Jason Blair, accounting John Bonannd, management Matthew Bordi, elem. ed. Christine Boyd, English Stephanie Boyd, justice studies Amy Bressman, family studies Christina Brigham, psychology Bill Brighan, elem. ed. Rebecca Browning, just. studies Margaret Bruning, art history Scott Brustsher, CIS Margaret Bryant, history Chris Budd, computer systems Eric Bull, philosophy Randy Burger, finance Kristine Burrell, broadcasting Michelle Bushman, family rec. Douglas Calvert, psychology Clorinda Camatta, psychology Jonnie Camp, theatre Seth Camp, rec mgt. and travel DALAI LAMA STUDENT LIFE LEADER PRACTICES PATIENCE ASU, center of political and beliefs, treated students, faculty and followers to one night of peace and calmness as Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader from Tibet, spoke to a crowd at the Activity Center about peace and compassion. His speeches on the subjects won him the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989. In his speech, he said, " The purpose of live is happiness. " Dalai Lama is believed to have been a reincarnation of the Buddha of Compassion. He will not die until his mission is complete. The Dalai Lama traveled around the world to speak of his people and his mission. He said that many people, not just Tibetans, are mentally unhappy because of a loss of hope. Many times, the loss in hope resulted in or in the worst scenario, suicide. Speaking to the large crowd, the Dalai Lama donned the traditional Buddha robes in burgandy and yellow sashes as he sat on the stage. He said that human action is both constructive and destructive. He added, " There is no point in neglecting our internal world. " He emphasized the importance of the individual. " There are two kinds of self. First, there is a strong sense of self, " the Dalai Lama said. The other, he added, was usually negative and lended itself toward trouble. He also said that the individual should be self- confident. " Through training, you can reduce your anger and hatred to become compassionate and patient. " In order to change the physical, mental and religious bodies, individuals must be motivated to Pursue a good education. ASU provided a good facility. " The Dalai Lama said, " We should all desire a harmonious world. " Story by Kim Kaan Beverly Cantwell, nursing Ruben Carrillo, aerospace eng. Carol Carson, theatre David Carter, psychology Joanne Chan, marketing Stacy Chandler, education Tsung-Chen Chang, CIS Kam Chanm, aerospace eng. Melanie Chase, sociology Weijie Chen, sociology Wen-Tung Chen, comp. graphics Ravi Chillikatil, computer sci. Leanna Chrisan, accounting Michelle Christensen, social wk David Chung, biology Andrew Cleaver, finance Ann Clemnoczolowski, journ. Donald Clytus, sociology Janet Coblentz, intermedia Christopher Cole, business Chris Compton, political sci. Ember Conley, agribusiness Maria Elena Contreras, Spanish Leslie Cressaty, theatre DALAI LAMA STUDENT LIFE Just the name of the game sounded like the antithesis of good, clean fun. According to student players, oozeball was exactly how it sounded. Oozeball was played just like outdoor volleyball, but instead of sand, it was played in a bed of mud. To prepare the game field, the field was soaked by a fire hydrant that was left on all night to create the muddy mess. Members of the Student Alumni sponsored the 1993 tournament. Julie Gans, president of the alumni association, said, " We used a tractor to dig up the field and tried to rake out as many rocks as we could before we soaked it. " The tournament was played at the beginning of each fall semester and targeted to incoming The event gave new students the chance to get to know each other in a different way. First impressions did not count. The 1993 Oozeball Tournament included teams from the Devil ' s Advocates, Student Foundation, the Resident Hall Association and the Memorial Union Activities Board. Organizations entered their team by signing up during Orientation Week and entered as many people as they wanted. The tournament normally took place on the Saturday before fall classes. Students also formed their own independent teams. The only requirement was that the students wear shoes. Hoses were used throughout the games to keep the courts " oozy " and to clean muddy players. Three to four oozeball courts were used at the same time as teams advanced to the quarterfinals. Outside sponsors, such as Crystal Water, the Phoenix Cardinals and Target, enabled the alumni association to provide food, coupons and t-shirts. The Student Recreation Complex provided officials for the game. Story by Kim Phillips Steven Daurio, marketing Todd Delnoce, social work Jonathan Derosa, management Frank Dickson, business Jennifer L. Domkus, elem. ed. Kathleen Doran, engineering Edward Drange, communication Mary Duwyenie, fine arts Jeremy Dwiggins, drawing Fredrick Dwsley, marketing Mark Eckhoff, biology Abdul Elsheikh, civil eng. Jill Epstein, marketing Gregory Erickson, management Chad Ettmueller, public programs Elaine Evans, accounting Cai Fangfang, microbiology Mubashar Farooq, accounting Jospeh Fasani, accounting Rory Faulkner, purchasing Glenn Fine, exercise science Robyn Fink, special ed. Beth Finkbeiner, nursing Brian Fitzgerald, journalism 110 OOZEBALL TOURNAMENT STUDENT LIFE ARIZONA STATE Coming up with a game plan, oozeball participants huddle to discuss game-winning strategies. Oozeball was a combination of volleyball and mud. Photo by Catherine Courter OOZEBALL TOURNAMENT STUDENT LIFE 111 Practicing their moves, Jeff Schaefer and his teammates go over their strategy before the game. The varsity team performed a the football and men ' s basketball games. Photo by Rick Escalante Eric Flavin, aerospace mgmt. James Foley, education Brad Foster, marketing Paul Franco, management William Frix, electrical eng. Michael Fry, accounting Jennifer Gale, Spanish Daniel Gallagher, landscape arch. Fernando Garcia, justice studies Margie Gercia, exercise science Marcos Garcia-Acosta, ind. stud. Kimberly Garrett, English 112 MALE CHEERLEADERS STUDENT LIFE With a crowd of approximately 70,000 Sun Devil fans, the Sun Devil cheerleaders projected their voices, so their cheers and chants could be heard. Luckily, the husky voice of the male cheerleaders also caught a few ears. Jeff Schaefer, an electrical engineering major, was one of those dependable male voices. Schaefer is one of six couples on the varsity team. The squads were divided into both varsity and junior varsity teams, The varsity team was responsible for performing at the football and men ' s basketball games. In addition, each male cheerleader had a female partner to serve as couple. He said that he is pretty good friends with his partner and served as support for partner when she had to flip or jump from high elevations. He also said that male cheerleaders tumbled, formed pyramids and helped with tosses during their rountines because some did not considered it " cool " for the guys to jump. Before being on the ASU team, Schaefer never had any cheerleading training before tryouts for the Sun Devil squad. He said that even though this was his first year cheerleading, he has been practicing martial arts for 10 years, which helped his flexibility. " I decided to tryout to keep busy during school, " Schaefer said. Before the actual tryout day, contenders trained in a 3-day clinic where they learned the necessary stunts. Schaefer said, " I had to learn how to do a back-hand spring, which I pretty much taught myself how to do. " He added that gymnastics also was not a requirement for tryouts, but once on the squad, the cheers and stunts were very gymnastics-oriented. The women ' s gymnastics coach served as the squad ' s adviser, so he said that the sport influenced the practice sessions, such as the warm-up and cool-down exercises. Schaefer said that many underestimated the cheerleading program. Although they practice five days a week and often traveled with the football team, the squad was not recognized as a " real " sport. Schaefer said, " None of us are on scholarship, and it was only this year that we started to use some of the ICA priviliges such as the training room. " ■ Kim Kaan MALE CHEELEADERS STUDENT LIFE To many, the price of sporting events was too much to afford, especially for the little ones. However, the Sparky ' s Kids changed that. Greg Walaitis, director of marketing for the Intercollegiate Athletics, designed the program, which began this year. " The reason I invented the program was because everybody I come in contact with asks for service to happen in the Valley and especially in the elementary schools, " Walaitis said. " These students need the opportunity to experience what a college event is like. " Maile Haworth, assistant marketing director for the department, said that the program gives the elementary schools the opportunity to attend certain ASU events for free. " This past school year, a packet was distributed to all elementary schools in the Mesa and Tempe districts, " Haworth said. It consisted of a master sheet, which had coupons on it, a calendar of specific events chosen by our department and a letter. " We are promoting ASU by giving the elementary students the opportunity to walk through the before an event to see what a college campus looks like, " Walaitis said. " This is also a recruitment process for the kids. Recruitment starts at an early age. " Walaitis said he is satisfied with the success of the program so far and is planning to expand the program throughout the metropolitan Phoenix area. He said, " If an elementary student likes to attend events at ASU now and also likes the surroundings of the college that student most likely will want to attend ASU after he or she graduates from high school. That ' s the goal I am shooting for. " " Kids love Sparky. That ' s the reason why they attend the events, " Haworth said. Story by Cindy Coldiro Sally Garrison, sociology Craig Geraci, art Gayle Gibson, accounting Thomas Goddard, agribusiness Steven Goo, marketing Vickie Gray, food nutrition Mechem Gregory, history Dana Grismer, recreation Robin Gross, social work Gagan Gupta, computer sci. Karla Guy, art Michelle Hadaway, electrical eng. Pavlos Hadjipavlis, architecture Jeff Hakalmazian, electrical eng. Jonathan Hakert, finance Venkatesh Hadli, industrial mgt. Daniel Hales, business David Handwerger, recreation Nancy Harrell, architecture Idris Hassen, accounting Brett Hatch, journalism Robert Haupt, psychology Hitoshi Hayakawa, marketing Lorie Henry, marketing SPARKY ' S KIDS PROGRAM STUDENT LIFE Posing with his favorite college mascot, three-year-old Corey Severance meets with Sparky during an ASU visit. The Sparky ' s Kids Program encouraged parents to bring their children to ASU sporting events. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton Otoniel Hernandez, justice stud. Steve Herrada, youth agency Jim Herrick, English John Hershman, English Anna Hestenes, gerontology Ben Hicks, studio art Mira Hidayati, computer sys. Dave Higgins, psychology Andre Hill, secondary ed. Jason Hill, journalism Brian Hittlet, marketing Scott Hodge, electrical eng. Stephen Hodges, broadcasting Kalan Holcomb, sociology Erik Hollobaugh, broadcasting Mindy Houck, sociology David Hrizak, finance Sherri Huber, marketing Susan Huddleston, psyc. Jason Hutchins, elec. sys. Yoshi Ikurmi, marketing Steve Ilori, accounting Shoel Imtiaz, electrical eng. Peter Ispelen, economics SPARKY ' S KIDS PROGRAM STUDENT LIFE 115 MARCIA BRADY STUDENT LIFE Marcia Brady, the oldest of three girls on the Brady Bunch, never dreamt of having to deal with AIDS or sexually transmitted But in the 90s, actress Maureen McCormick felt the issues should be McCormick, still familiar with her television name, visited the ASU campus to discuss birth control and other preventative measures for college students to discuss while still in school. McCormick, who now is a country singer, worked with a local physician from Good Samaritan Hospital to provide the information. Students crammed into a lounge in the Memorial Union to listen. They first presented a slide show that discussed all the options to birth control, including Depo-Provera and Norplant, two of the newest methods. The doctor explained that Depo-Provera, an was the most widely used in the world but was not offered to extensively throughout the United States because of breast cancer concerns. Norplant, on the other hand, increased in Doctors surgically place five sticks under the skin on a female ' s arm. The sticks work for approximately five years and was available to ASU students through the Student Health Center. McCormick said, " I think this is important to understand because more than three and a half pregnancies happen by accident. " She added that only 50 percent of those women used contraception, which according to McCormick, was still an alarming statistic. Many students attended the seminar to hear the scoop about her television show stardom. She said, " On the Brady Bunch, decision-making seemed so easy, but we were making a 30-minute episode. " She added she could not openly discuss sex and birth control in her teen years because she was too embarrassed to speak with her mother. Story by Kim Kaan Tomoko Iwasaki, communication Abu-Haltam Iyad, electrical eng. Jeanine Izzo, marketing Kim Jackson, management William Jamieson, psychology K.E. Jayaprakash, electrical eng Loo Hee Jin, finance Sean Johns, history Christopher Johnson, polit. sci. Erick Johnson, political sci. Lonnie Johnson, political sci. Carolyn Jones, nursing James Lee Jones, business Mark Jones, education Erika Kaiser, marketing Akiko Kasuya, linguistics Marinder Kauer, computer sci. Sachiyo Kawamoto, psychology Abhay Kejriwal, electrical eng. Matthew Kenney, agribusiness Robert Kestelik, Asian lang. Jung-Taz Kim, English Robert Kimmel, business Reiko Kiyokawa, music Speaking about birth control, Maureen McCormick addresses the next question. Many students crowded into a lounge in the Memorial Union to see the former Brady girl. Fl Photo by Rick Escalante Brennan Knoblock, education Bianca Knutson, education Lisa Krantz, journalism Mimi Korbkin, social work Cheng-Ting Kuo, CIS Akemi Kutoda, psychology Mark Lagrandier, purch. mgt. Tung Shing Lam, comp sci. Linda Landry, philosophy Kate Lawrence, interdisciplinary Rebecca Ledbetter, comm. Brett Ledger, political sci. Yu-Chen Lee, finance Deepa Lele, psychology Wayne Leneweaver, math Mike Lewis, applied math Zininz Li, music Ferry Liamena, electrical eng. Jammie Lim, accountancy Kwok Keong Lin, mech. eng. Bryan Lines, Spanish French Valerie Lopez, journalism Steve Lordigyan, comm. Mark Macias, journalism MARCIA BRADY STUDENT LIFE Jack White, internationally pocket billiard and trick artist, visited the campus to perform his annual " trick shot in the basement of the Memorial Union. The performance was White ' s 16th at ASU. However, White offered more than an exhibition to students. He also provided insight to aspiring trick artists during his five-day stay. During that time, he held three-hour sessions of pocket billiard clinics, which lasted two days. Winners of the tournaments had the honor of playing against White early Friday morning. To round out his exciting week, White ended his visit with the famous " trick shot exhibition " show. White has been in the billiard supply business for over 57 years. White received five honorary degrees, including a doctorate in poolology from the of Notre Dame and a master ' s degree in billiard science from the University of Alabama. White was the first to introduce " pocket billiard clinics " and is the only player ever to be invited to the White House. Judy Schroeder, program coordinator for the MU Recreation Center, said, " We offer this program, so that students can have the opportunity to learn how to play pool and become entertained as well. " Attending White ' s clinics helped students the rules of the pocket billiard game, according to Schroeder. " Finalists play " around robin, " which means they play every other person in the finals. The winner then has the opportunity to play with Jack when he does his show on Friday, " she also said. " There is a large crowd of people who come to see him each year because of his clinics and show, " Schroeder said. " He ' s a professional pool player and sort of a comedian. " Story by Cindy Coldiro JACK WHITE STUDENT LIFE Amie Madden, English David Madden, computer sci. William Manion, political sci. Hedge Manjaya, manufact. eng. Trey Manning, psychology Stacy Mantle, English William Marquis, anthropology Phil Martinez, English Paul Matthews, journalism Michelle Mayer, political sci. Scott McClain, communication Jennifer McLaughlin, asian lang. Ron McClellan, broadcasting Silvio Melo, computer sci. Alvaro Mendoza, psychology Yebabe Mengesha, biology Mechelle Mevorach, journalism Mira Migregur, pre-vet Marnie Miller, nursing Shelley Miller, psychology Jeff Mills, education Keith Mohr, recreation Charles Moland, Spanish Sherri Moore, communication Preparing his pool stick, professional Jack White gets ready for his next tournament. White returned to ASU for more laughs as he shares his talents. Photo by Craig Macnaughton JACK WHITE STUDENT LIFE The need for parking lot security heightened as an ASU was abducted from Lot 59, one of the most remote lots on campus. The Risk Management and Safety Services department beefed up security after the incident by installing closed-circui t video cameras in Lots 58 and 59. According to Robert Gomez, assistant director for the department, the two lots were the most populated and inexpensive areas on campus. Crime data received by Gomez showed a continual trend in theft of student property, vehicles and vandalism. The decision was also affected by the February abduction of the ASU student and the economic aspects. " There are 13 cameras available, which cover 35 acres, and have the capability of panning and the entire lots, " Gomez said. " A camera can be individually moved by remote control at the discretion of the DPS officer. The use of the panning and photo zooming allows dispatchers to zero in on the targeted areas. " Renee Fitzgerald, a junior journalism major, said, " Security at night does not seem to be as good as during the day. I feel nervous walking from class to class at night. " Terri Asher, a junior journalism major, said, " The cameras were a step in the right direction. But, for the amount of money you pay for a parking space, the distance from the middle of campus, there should be much more being done to ensure the safety of the students and their property. " Gomez said, " If students plan to park and walk through remote areas, especially at night, they should get involved in a " buddy system. " In addition, students may want to have an alarm device such as a whistle in their hand while walking to their car. " ■ Dina Moreno, Spanish Hal Morgan, political sci. R. Alex Morgan, political sci. Brett Morris, business mgmt. Shannon Morrow, nursing Shelley Mortensen, psychology Karin Mouneimne, bioeng. Kristin Moyer, broadcasting Jim Mumford, psychology Carlos Murillo, management Charles Muselli, finance Hasan Mushtaq, civil eng. Rose Nagel, social work Senthil Natarajan, computer sci. Benjamin Needleman, account. Jim Ng, business Thuan Nguyen, education Douglas Nichols, civil eng. Naoka Nishiguchi, business mgt. Karen Noggle, psychology Ali Noore, biochemistry Yoshiko Okamoto, geography Gerard Ondaatjie, accountancy William Ortman, health 120 CAMPUS SECURITY STUDENT LIFE Leaving for home, freshman Brigit Scott uses security devices as an extra precaution. Students used mace and personal alarms for protection. Photo by William Lynam Alan Overby, engineering Kendra Owens, sociology Mark Ozog, broadcasting Doreen Pagnani, sociology Kamala Palaniappan, comp. sci. John Palthen, marketing Ashesh Pant, electrical eng. Andrea Pape, business mgmt. Jye Patton, accountancy Eric Pedersen, management Vivian Pero, psychology Christine Pete rson, comm. Rita Peterson, elementary ed. Chris Pez, communication Tee Eong Pneh, finance Lesley Polka, electrical eng. Thomas Post, aerospace eng. Suzanne Powell, human rec. Hadavale Pradeep, technology Theodore Pride, education Niu Pu, history Mohamed Radai, agribusiness Troy Radunsky, political sci. Abdul Rafia, computer sci. CAMPUS SECURITY STUDENT LIFE In the world of computers, technology moved fast and waited for no one. Arizona State University faced the challenge to keep up with current technology and its changes by a state-of-the-art computer facility, also known as the Computing Commons. Barbara Powell, director of the Facilities and Resources department, " The building is unique because of its spacious work areas and comfortable seating. " The facility was characterized by its unique which included a four-story atrium. Work stations were arranged neatly in circular and cross patterns that resembled a tic-tac-toe board. The Commons was the largest computer site on campus and featured more than 100 spacious work stations for disabled students. Comfortable chai rs were added, so students could relax. " The building was planned to enhance and existing facilities across campus rather than supplement them, " Powell said. The Commons provided Macintosh, IBM, UNIX stations, scanners, a CAD table and laser printers. Universities often found it difficult to keep up with existing technology because purchasing new equipment and software and upgrading hardware was often too expensive. After battling funding problems, ASU finally opened the doors to the $15.2 million facility, which stood vacant for more than a year. " It ' s really been worth the wait, " said Sean Garrett, a computer assistant at the Computing Commons. " All of the computers are new, and there are more work stations here than the other sites. " " Some of the classrooms enable the instructor to project information from the monitor onto a wall screen, then the computer is run by a special laser printer, " Garrett said. A Story by Kim Phillips Taybur R ahman, electrical eng. Tracie Rahoades, justice studies. Matthew Raia, marketing Roya Rajabian, electrical eng. Parthiban Ramaswamy, manufac. Odilia Ramos, social work Heather Rawson, German Mario Reed, communication William A. Reed, political sci. Tyler Regan, music therapy Amy Reid, social work Mark Reiswig, political sci. Markus Reque, finance Warren Rice, social work Shanyl Ridgens, clothing Thomas Riesmeyer, real estate Jim Rigney, history Daniel Robinson, communication Daniel Roche, broadcasting Monica Rodriguez, justice stud. Roge Roge, textiles Chadd Rosenberg, sociology Kathleen Royal, justice studies Julia Ryan, history COMPUTING COMMONS STUDENT LIFE Debuting in the fall semester, the Computing Commons serves to enhance the pre-existing computer facilities. The four-story complex provided state-of-the-art equipment. Photo by Kim Phillips Julie Sabet, French Stephanie Sabukewicz, psych. Jeff Sacks, management D. Salzar, marketing Shelley Sanders, social work Amanda Sandoval, accounting Jospeh Sanseverino, agribusiness Lolov Sauceda, agribusiness Jon Saunders, chemistry Stephen Saunders, psychology Shi Sax, French Lisa Schaefer, civil engineering Matthew Schmehl, electrical eng. Amy Schnelker, accountancy Rita Schuhle, political sci. Victoria Sciabaras, English Vickie Scott, electrical eng. Jason Seabright, justice studies Manish Sehgal, computer sci. Nafez Serhan, electrical eng. Steven Serrano, political sci. Chrissy Shanley, sociology Dana Shahram, broadcasting Mary-Kaye Sharp, purchasing COMPUTING COMMONS STUDENT LIFE Extracting info for her thesis, Lucinda Wold, a senior aeronautical management major, plans to work at an airport in the Southwest region of the United States. traveled the world in 52 days. ■ Photo by William Lynam Kelley Shearer, purchasing Mukund Shenoy, computer sys. William Shode, theater Carolyn Showell, communication Chih-Liang Shur, industrial tech. David Sickel, political sci. Davalee Siders, social work Estelle Sirkin, journalism Kent Snyder, business mgmt. Laurie Sobalvarro, psychology Ajay Soni, computer science Ron Spaeth, finance 124 LUCINDA WOLD STUDENT LIFE TAKES TO A 1990 graduate from Widefield High School in Colorado Springs, Colo., Lucinda Wold embarked on a new adventure that would take her to Tempe. Because of her exceptional GPA of 4.0, she was offered an out-of-state Regents ' Scholarship from ASU. In the Fall of 1990, she moved into the Honors College Dorm, McClintock Hall and has lived there ever since. During sher first year at ASU, Wold studied Aerospace Engineering, but decided in her third semester that the profession was not for her. She said " I was afraid I would spend all my life designing something specific like a bolt or a door. I decided I wanted to work with airplanes mostly because when I was young, I always loved going to the airport to pick somebody up. While there, I would sit and watch the airplanes come in, takeoff, and land, so Aeronautical Management Technology (AMT) seemed the logical thing to do. " The AMT program requires students to take business, aviation, and tech- nical courses to graduate with a B.S. degree. In the summer of 1992, she received the Circumnavigators Club Foundation (CCF), which gave her the opportunity to travel around the world in the summer of 1993. In May 1993, CCF awarded her with a Travel Study Grant which gave Wold the opportunity to visit such continents as: North America, Europe, and Asia. To receive a scholarship from CCF, a student must be a junior, a science major, and a honors student. In Dec 1992, Wold was told by the Dean of the Honors College, Ted Humphrey, that she received a scholarship from CCF. She said " The members of the Club travel around the world in a single trip. The foundation gives out the grant to a student who studies a topic and travels around the world studying his or her major. After doing this, the person becomes a member of the club. " She had the opportunity to study international airports and airlines. " I traveled throughout Europe and Asia, " said Wold, " and visited 26 cities and 18 countries in 52 days. She described it as a marathon tour of the world. Wold would like to work for an airpoort and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Cindy Coldiron LUCINDA WOLD STUDENT LIFE tAX ASSISTANCE April 15th, " Tax Day " , was either a good day for those a refund or a bad day for those having to pay. To ease the stress of filing tax returns, members of the Volunteer Income Tax Program (VITA) helped students with their returns. Michelle Margolies, a third-year law major, said that every year, more volunteers come to their aid. " We try to recruit more people every year to meet the demands of the students, " she also said. In 1993, 50 volunteers offered their tax services to interested students. The turnout reached new heights as volunteers helped more than 500 people. " Before we actually do the taxes, we have training sessions for the volunteers, " she said. VITA was a nation-wide program sponsored by the American Bar Association. She added that most colleges and universities around the country offered the program. VITA began in the middle of February and up until the tax deadline of April 15. Clinics for the volunteers began in the end of January. Many of the volunteers did not study law, accounting or business. " I have been a part of the program for a year, " Margolies said. She added that she enjoys tax law, so the program helped her with her field of interest. " It ends up that it is what I am studying, " she added. Margolies also said, " Many people come to law after being a CPA. " Since ASU offered the largest law-school program, VITA was named the best program in the region and also won the best program in the nation in the previous year. The program listed its service as a campus organization because they had a board of officers, Margolies served as vice president. Story by Kim Kaan Evonne Spencer, finance Jonathan Spiegel, accounting Cheryl Spurzen, English Irwin Starland, journalism Joe Staron, real estate Jennifer Steinberg, family stud. Alvin Stevens, public relations Thomas Stevens, nursing John Stulik, justice studies Sz-Ywan Su, electrical eng. Rajiv Subramaniam, com p. sci. Suresh Subramaniam, elec. eng. Shinji Suzuki, finance Peggy Sheetwood, exercise sci. Jeff Szabo, management Troyong Tam, finance Edward Tang, electrical eng. Alghamdi Tariq, chemical eng. Wencke Tate, broadcasting Rachelle Taylor, management David Tedford, electrical eng. Jamie Tegeler, speech hearing AnnMarie Thompson, social wk. Kimberly Thompson, account. VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE STUDENT LIFE Instructions tor Form Eliminating the stress tax returns, members of the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program help students meet the April 15th deadline. Thousands of 1040 EZ forms were sent by mail to students. ■ Photo by William Lynam Paul Thompson, management Debra Torres, English Juliana Tou, Asian language Fritz Troxell, engineering Mei-Hui Tsai, marketing Kim Tuah, psychology April Tucker, finance Chi-Ming Ueng, recreation George Uko, communication Elizabeth VanGlahn, broadcasting Holly Vanderhaar, interdisc. stud. Rita Varner, business mgt. Julian Vasquez, economics Joanna Vinluan, economics Sheryl Wagner, business Mei-Hui Wang, finance Tsuo-Jung Wang, computer sci. Sonja Ware, marketing Jenny Weaver, communication Alicia Whitaker, political sci. Grant Whitmore, anthropology Martha Whittaker, education Joseph Wilcock, language Kurt Wilhelm, communication VOLUNTEER INCOME TAX ASSISTANCE STUDENT LIFE 127 Facing the future, David Holderbach, a senior aerospace engineering major, is a two-time Olympic participant. Holderbach also reigned as the nine-time French champion. Photo by William Lynam Danielle Williams, rec. mgmt. Glendon Williams, finance Jon Wilson, purchasing Tim Wohlpart, marketing John Woodring, management Melinda Wright, geology Hua-Kang Wu, finance Pok-Chi Wu, mechanical eng. Su Xiao, English Fanny Yau, marketing Taka Yanagimoto, justice stud. Manzur Yazdani, electrical eng. DAVID HOLDERBACH STUDENT LIFE MAKE A Foreign students often struggled adjusting to university life in the United States. But, David Holderbach, a native of France, had no problems. Holderbach, a senior aerospace engineering major, came to ASU to compete with the men ' s swim team. He said Yan Cardineau, a former French teammate and a former ASU freestyler, encouraged him to pursue his education and athletics in Arizona. A 1990 graduate of Lycee Climatquie et Sportif, Holderbach said university administrators in France emphasized the importance of an education and often disapproved the mix between sports and study, but this did not stop him from pursuing his interests. Holderbach said, " I told my parents that I wanted to swim, play music or practice soccer. " His parents gave him a choice, and Holderbach opted for swimming. He said, " Swimming is very time-consuming, so I didn ' t have time to play soccer. " He added that the best and only solution for him was to swim and study. Holderbach continued to swim and eventually, went to participate in the twice. He also is a nine-time French national champion in the 200-meter in which he won second place for the same event at the Pac-10 Championships during his third year at ASU. Holderbach looked to his senior year for a fourth All-American as well as being a tri-captain with Simon Percy, a senior liberal arts major, and Renato Ramalho, a junior business major. He also qualified for the NCAA Championships in the 100-meter backstroke, 200-meter backstroke and 500-meter freestyle. Although Holderbach constantly was at the swimming pool, he managed to make time for his studies. He said courses at ASU were not too difficult. " It ' s not easy to balance school and swimming, " Holderbach said. He added that the upperclassmen classes were more challenging than the 100- and 200-level classes. " I like to keep busy and plans things ahead, " Holderbach said. He added, " I think it is very important to set priorities and to be organized. " Kim Kaan DAVID HOLDERBACH STUDENT LIFE 129 Signing autographs, models from Campus Vision, a 17-month academic calendar, sign by their month. James Lye and Trevor Crane, ASU alumni, implemented the idea, which was available in both male and female versions. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Anna Yee, engineering Sari Yorn, broadcasting Chikako Yoshida, TESL Louis Yungling, Spanish Renee Zander, psychology Bradford Zick, tourism John Zoida, economics Todd Zuccone, sociology Maria Zickschwertd, psychology Jonathan Abrams Sara Adams Brandy Aguilar CAMPUS VISION STUDENT LIFE Known for its party school status, ASU also served as an outlet for entrepreneurs. ASU alumni James Lye and Trevor Crane used their wits to design, market and fund Campus Vision, a campus-wide calendar. The 17-month academic calendar featured ASU students and was available in both female and male versions. Lye and Crane met while attending class at the College of Business. Crane said, " We decided that ASU needed a good calendar, but we did not want create the typical fraternity nudie calendar. " The men approached local merchants with the idea. Initially, they hoped for advertiser support but was not able to gather it in time. Therefore, the two raised their own funding, so they could get a professional-looking prototype to show future advertisers. " We were between a rock and a hard place because we wanted to get the product out on time, but we also wanted to recup our investment, " Crane said. He added, " The only way we could do it was to invest from our own pockets. " The two managed to get it published with the help of a fashion photographers and the Robert Black Modeling Agency. Although there was an audition process, Crane said that many of the models were already working in the professional arena, but all models went to ASU and volunteered for the project. " We are really happy with our product. " Crane also said that originally, the calendar was only going to feature women. " To perfectly honest, it was because we are two single men, but the, we realized we would only be hitting one half of the campus, " he added. He also said that they wanted the calendar to be somewhat sexual and sensual, but not to the extent where it would be obscene or distasteful. Crane said, " You are always going to offend someone, but we did our best to get a variety of models. " He added the women ' s version sold slightly better, but he also said that it was not significantly higher. After its publication, the two conducted several response surveys to see their peers ' reactions. Crane said everyone had a different perspective on the top five models. The two hoped to continue their venture if they could get support from advertisers. ■ Continued on page CAMPUS VISION STUDENT LIFE " We now have a top-notch copy to show prospective Crane added. Several models who were featured in the female version also participated in Playboy magazine ' s search for the `Women of the Pac-10. ' Recruiters for their special edition came to ASU in search for representatives. Many were asked to pose in the buff but had the option to be clothed or at least partially clothed. Piper, a senior art major, said that posing for the magazine had no influences from her field of study. " I just saw an ad in the paper, and I always wondered if I could do it, " Piper said. She said she called the recruiter, set an appointment and interviewed. Although she was not able to disclose the amount she received for the shoot, she said that the girls who were fully dressed did not receive as much. " I think they were looking for girls with a lot of personality, " she said. " They wanted someone who can representing them well during autograph sessions. " Piper, who comes from a small town in Idaho, said at first, her mother was concerned on how the people in her town would react. After seeing the issue, she said her mom was excited. " I really don ' t care what other people think about it, " Piper added. Kim Kaan Continued from page 131 Promoting the ' Women of the Pac- 10 ' issue of Jessica Piper a senior art major, sophomore Jake Monninger ' s back. Six ASU women represented the university in the magazine. Photo by Craig Macnaughton PLAYBOY GIRLS STUDENT LIFE Maria Ahumada Mika Akikuni Gabrielle Alexander Sander Alisky Bashar Alsmadi Norma Alvarado Irma Anaya Lorena Anaya Gorman Andrew Sara Antonio Elizabeth Appelen Vicki Asato one of many dating offers, junior Crystal Luchette, pictured on the far right, declined many who asked for her phone She signed autographs in a special session at Campus Corner located on College Avenue. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton PLAYBOY GIRLS STUDENT LIFE Interviewing sources for her next article, Kris Mayes, a senior political science major, worked in South Africa. She won several academic scholarships to fund her travel and education. ■ Courtesy of Kris Mayes Javier Aurrecoechea Dawn Baker Rebecca Baker Dena Baldwin Catherine Ballou Kathryn Barr Marc Baumgarlnes Christian Beams Patrick Beckhelm Travis Bedore Jody Beebe Veronica Begay KRIS MAYES STUDENT LIFE SCHOLAR FACES REAL WORLD Society became so personal for students when they jumped into the " real " world while still in college. Kris Mayes, a senior political science major, had the opportunity to work in her field of interest before graduation. For Mayes, the desire to help those around her had always been a priority in life. She said, " When I grew up, I dreamed of representing the people (in Prescott) I grew up around. " The best way to represent those people is through journalism, Mayes added. " We ' re living in a media-saturated world. There are very few professions in the world with journalism ' s ability to change the world, " she also said. Recipient of countless academic and leadership honors, Mayes made an early jump into the industry. Her experience in journalism started with her work at the State Press, ASU ' s independent morning daily. " I really believe that the State Press is one of the most important organizations on campus, and one through which students can have the most impact, " Mayes said. " I ' m very grateful for the opportunity I had to lead and get to know the people at the State Press. " Although her experiences as a reporter and ultimately as the editor of the State Press influenced Mayes, she also looked to publish her work in USA Today, the New York Times and the Los Angeles Times. A turning point in her career came when she interned with the daily Johannesburg Star in strife-torn South Africa. Mayes said, " My interest in journalism over the years had been a little unfocused. I got involved at ASU because I thought it was the best way to get things done here. Now, after South Africa, it ' s turned into something more the scope has broadened. " She added that working daily in an atmosphere of conflict and change is a powerful experience. It served as a confirmation that one person can make a difference. " In South Africa, the media has a very unique place in society. The media has always been important, integral in the struggle against apartheid, " she said, " I was able to see how a 20-inch story could actually save people ' s lives. " Despite receiving several scholarships which will easily fund graduate study, Mayes planned to seek more experience in journalism before obtaining a degree that will further her desire to serve. ■ James Frusetta KRIS MAYES STUDENT LIFE Practicing his lines, Mike Gulatto, a senior major, wants to be a play- by-play sports reporter. Gulatto joined the Southwinds course for added experience. Photo by William Lynam 136 SOUTHWINDS STUDENT LIFE To further the education of all journalism students, the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunications provided media outlets of all types for both print and broadcast arenas. Students with an emphasis in broadcasting were able to volunteer at KASR, the campus radio station, and Southwinds, a student- produced television broadcast. Southwinds was the product of students in the TCM 480: TV News Practicum course. Students received credit hours for their efforts in the class. Mike Gulatto, a senior broadcasting major, said that students had three opportunities to gain credit and earn experience in the class. Gulatto served as the sports reporter. He said that this gave him practical experience in his field. " For me, this was a kind of back-up because I am interested in play-by-play sports broadcasting, " he said. He added that he was responsible to go in the field and find stories. The course did not serve as an internship. Although Gulatto was part of an internship program before taking the course, he said it was a good investment. " An internship is different in the real- world aspect, but this classes is also helpful to prepare for a job after college, " he added. Students produced the beats, or story ideas, interviewed their sources and then, took their information to the editing lab where they coordinated the broadcast. " We actually taped the segment in the studio on Fridays, " Gulatto said. " A week later, it would be aired. " Because of the delay in time, they were not able to shoot " on location. " Students used the studios from KAET— Channel 8. The broadcast aired on the public access channels, Channel 22 or Channel 11 in Phoenix, with the help of Dimension Cable and other cable outlets. On the other hand, KASR played alternative music to students who listened to 680 AM or Channel 2, the university ' s cable station that students could access in the residence halls. Cyndi Janetka, a freshman broadcasting major, said that she was a disc jockey for her high school radio station in Chicago, Ill. E Continued on page 138 SOUTHWINDS STUDENT LIFE ) experience. She said that KASR was different from local because they catered to students. Janetka said, " You will hear a lot of songs that The Edge (106.3 KEDJ) does not play, but people still want to hear. " Many aspiring musicians also get the opportunity to air their music on the station, which can often be difficult with stations that serve the whole valley. KASR often promoted their station by broadcasting on Cady Mall and by having give-aways which were devised by their promotions department. " We sponsored events where students could get involved, " she said. She added that students could also request any song they wanted at any time of the day. Janetka also said that each DJ worked specific shifts where they needed to follow their own format, noting that she worked from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday mornings. KASR often looked to local celebrities to promote the station. They even sponsored a Celebrity Week where administrators, such as ASU President Lattie Coor, and student leaders aired their own show. Stauffer Hall housed the faciltiies for both Southwinds and KASR, Kim Kaan This prompted her to be one of 40 DJs at ASU. " I just do it for the experience, " Janetka said. Many students found that working for free was the best way to get page 137 Preparing for the next tune, Sander Alisky, a senior undeclared major, volunteers numerous hours to the radio station. Alisky was an active member of several campus organizations, such as MUAB and KASR. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald KASR STUDENT LIFE KASR STUDENT LIFE -- Hitting the airwaves, ASU President Lattie Coor fulfills the next song request. He served as one of several celebrity disc jockeys for KASR throughout the school year. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Mary Behrens Frank Bejarano Jr. Andrea Bemmel Priscilla Bendbrook J. Scott Bertone Cathy Bielinski Elizabeth Binford Jennifer Bird Kevin Bischel Clayton Bishop Robert Blanchard Daniel Blanco Julie Bolt Ryan Bonner David Bowers Kristin Brailey Jonathan Breslow Pat Brett Barnard Brey Derrick Brissette Jess Broderick Jonathan Broh Sheri Brown Gail Bukosky Heading MUAB, senior Luke Tigaris, an economics and philosophy major, reigns as the 1993 Homecoming King. Both his parents and grandparents went to ASU, making him a third-generation Sun Devil. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Kevin Burgess Spencer Burke Issac Burton Brody Buss Margaret Byrnes Kathleen Caldwell Kelly Campbell Jeffrey Carlson II Julie Carlstrom Thomas Carter Renee Caruss Denny Castile TIGARIS STUDENT LIFE The pressure from some parents to go to their alma mater was overwhelming to some students. But to Luke Tigaris, his parents did not pressure him. Tigaris, a third- generation ASU student, said although both his parents and grandparents both went ASU, he was not obligated to come. The year proved to be eventful for him. Tigaris, a sixth-year senior economics and philosophy major, was also president of the Memorial Union Activities Board (MUAB) and Homecoming King. He decided to become a double major because he had an interest in both subjects. " Philosophy is just fascinating to me, " Tigaris said. He added he has always been a busy person and would like to participate in more community service after he graduates. " I would like to work at a child-crisis center — some place that benefits kids, " he also said. Although his hectic schedule only allowed him to do one thing at a time, Tigaris said he spends quality time for each activity. " I don ' t do it to fill my resume, " he said. Tigaris also said that he joined MUAB because he liked what it offered students. MUAB was comprised of eight which presents different such as The Farce Side and the Gallery, for students. MUAB also sponsored major events, such as concerts on Palo Verde Beach and the Battle of the Bands. He said he also enjoyed MUAB for its social aspects. " I have a lot of fun with my friends that I met through MUAB. " His friends encouraged Tigaris to apply for the 1993 Homecoming King. " I really did not consider it until I was asked to apply. " Tigaris had to go through an application and interview process to finally become the reigning royalty. He would represent the university for the next year. " Apparently, the judges felt I was best qualified. " In addition to his extra-curricular activities, he was also in the process of writing computer software. He had high expectations for himself in college. " I want to be a millionaire by the time I graduate, " he said. Kim Kaan LUKE TIGARIS STUDENT LIFE Many found them amusing. Others found them annoying, but no matter how much students tried to avoid them, they were found. Standing on the north end of the Cady Mall fountain, campus preachers condemned students as they walked to class. They usually held a Bible in one hand, and in the other, a sign, reading, " Jesus is Lord — Sinners Repent. " They shouted at the top of their lungs at all the hopeless hell-bound sinners that carelessly ingnored their impassioned pleas for repentance. The description was an of the average ASU campus preacher. Annoying hapless ASU students for as long as anyone can remember , these venom-voiced visitors were as much a part of ASU as Cady Mall itself. Campus preachers normally begin their routines on Cady Mall or West Lawn. They were usually white males. 99 percent of them were Christian zealots. Even the most fanatical worshippers of other appeared to be too dignified to degrade or their god in this manner. Students felt campus preachers had a nasty habit of constantly badgering people as they walked to class. Their message, " you are going to Hell, " often made them very unpopular. Often, they chose to centralize their anger on a specific topic, such as condoms, sex, alcohol, rock music and other popular parts of the ASU experience. When encountered by a campus preachers, did not show fear. The preachers would say it was a sign of vulnerability. Most were relatively harmless unless provoked. The best advice was to politely accept their literature, and they would walk away. Students accept the campus preachers because they have been on campus longer than the cockroaches. Story by Michael Marmolejo Darlene Celaya Enedina Celaya David Cervantez Rebecca Chandler Yowmin Chang Joseph Chaparro Jennifer Chapis Edison Charley Anthony Chavez Brian Chavez Yan Cheng Anita Chien Mindy Childers Melvin Chua Tanya Clark Kristen Clemons Cindy Coldiron Sean Coleman Anne Cook Jennifer Coppolo Casey Cordes Victoria Csasaghy Thomas Cukier Paul Cull CAMPUS PREACHERS STUDENT LIFE Attracting a crowd, the campus preacher gives his lecture about sex and alcohol to those hanging around Cady Mall. The preachers condemned students as they walked to class. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Edward Curran Brian Curtis Katherine Daly Gregory Danker Eugene Danto Karl Davis Sean Day Denise Dealva Juan De La Torre Isaac Dell Damon Denstone Tony Deshay Berit Digerud Marla DiGuiseppe Lara Doerzaph David Donnelly Kim Douglas Shawn Douglas Michela Downs Dawn Drappo Becky Drieling Meredith East Helen Eck John Economou CAMPUS PREACHERS STUDENT LIFE 143 Representing his culture, Pierce Harrison, a junior biology major, serves as the first residence assistant of the American Indian Issues and Culture Hall. He continued to observe his culture and their traditions. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Jason Eden Amy Edmonds Rachel Eisenberg Joshua Elsesser Lacy Eshilian Criselda Espinoza Elaine Esqueda Natalie Evans Heather Fallon Jay Feitlinger Samantha Feldman Jon Feltman PIERCE HARRISON STUDENT LIFE In its goal to attract more on-campus residents, ASU implemented a campus community program that would not only provide a new level of learning, but also it would be exciting to participating students. Pierce Harrison, a junior biology major, lived in the American Indian Issues and Culture dorm. Harrison served as the hall ' s first residence assistant. A native of Washington state, he said that the dorm centers around student research and planning. " I think it is a good place for all the Indian students to hang out, " Harrison said. He comes from the Yakama-Navajo tribe, located in the Southwest region of the United States. Harrison said that he first visited ASU when he visited a high school friend. Then, he made the decision to continue his higher education on the Tempe campus. Although he made the transition to ASU, Harrison said that he always observes his culture and their traditions. Because there was a substancial amout of Native American students at ASU, several campus organizations and events were implemented to highlight their culture. Harrison said, " I still take part in a lot of events, such as singing and dancing. " He said the debate between labels, whether to use American Indian or Native America, was a personal choice. " Personally, I use Native American, " he said. He also participates in lodge meetings, which according to Harrison, are private. Many of his activities are spiritual and unique to his culture, which is why he lives at the special campus community dorm. " There are a wide range of people in my dorm, but we all have at least one thing in common, " Harrison said. He added that the dorm serves as an experience and educational tool to learn the Indian culture. " I think there is a misconception that all Indians are the same, " Harrison said. He added that people take this for granted, but he wanted to also emphasize that every tribe is different. Although his parents do not expect Harrison to continue his tradition, he said that they were instrumental in exposing him to the culture. " When I go home, I already know about the culture, " he. said. " I will always have it with me, and I am going to pass it to my children. " Kim Kaan PIERCE HARRISON STUDENT LIFE Testing the new product, Mario Aguirre, a senior purchasing and materials management major, tries out the new Brach ' s candy. According to Aguirre, the coated candies were similar to M M peanuts. ■ Photo by William Lynam Stephanie Fiery Sandra Finley Peter Flangos Ryan Foley Adam Ford Andrea Formato Lisa B. Fourd Deann Frank Davin Gaddy Echo Gaffney Dennis Gallegos Chander Ganesan TRADEMARK LICENSING STUDENT LIFE CANDY Sparky the Sun Devil is coming to a product near you. The latest addition to the sometimes bewildering array of ASU clothing, school supplies and beer mugs was Brach ' s " Champs " candies — peanut and chocolate candies similar to M Ms, coated in maroon and gold candy shells and packaged under the Sparky logo. Although Brach ' s came up with the concept and design for the candy, the product was approved and tested at ASU. The university had its own trademark licensing and product testing division, headed by Fernando Morales, coordinator for trademark licensing. Brach ' s went through a rigorous process to obtain permission. " We require a 3 million minimum liability, and approval by the FDA for food products, " Morales said. " Students were consulted to evaluate the taste and texture of the candy. " There were several restrictions on products ASU will agree to market, and Morales keeps a large ' hall of shame ' for products which didn ' t quite make it — ranging from ASU lawn darts (unsafe) to the Sparky bong (deemed inappropriate). The three most important attributes in seeking approval for a product are appropriateness, safety and quality. " (A product) has to be keeping with the ASU image, and can ' t call that image into question, " Morales said. " ASU ' s name has to be bigger than the company ' s name on the product ' s labeling. " It can ' t be a hazard — we ' ve had products like darts or knives that we wouldn ' t accept. It also has to be a good quality product ... we ' ve had hats submitted for approval which would melt in strong sunlight. " Controversy arose during the school year regarding the fact that profits from the candy helped to support the University Club, a facility restricted to faculty and alumni. Jim Sliwicki, associate director for fiscal planning and analysis, said that profits from products bearing the Sparky image are placed in ASU President Lattie Coor ' s special project account, a fund which supports scholarships, graduate research, and employee recognition programs. On the horizon, Morales said that products under consideration include a Sparky the Sun Devil screen-saver for computers and a Grateful Dead ' Dancing Bear ' ASU T-shirt. ■ James Frusetta TRADEMARK LICENSING STUDENT LIFE 147 Working in the Sun Devil Team Shop, Doug Hammond, a senior industrial engineering major, waits for the next customer. The shop was located at the Sun Devil Stadium. El Photo by William Lynam Donald Gardner Tim Gibbons Hecmali Gierbolin Gorffrey Gieron Amy Gilbery Unayok Gilbert Manivannan Gnanavelo Matthial Gobbert Sarah Godfrey Aji K. George Carrie Goff Thomas Goldie BRACHS STUDENT LIFE Crowding the floors, sweatshirts and t-shirts fill the Sun Devil Team Shop. Many vendors asked for to use the Sparky logo. ■ Photo by William Lynam Representing he rfamily ' s background, Lisa Fourd, a junior real estate major, reigns as Miss Indian ASU. She traveled to various reservations to speak about her culture. ■ Photo by William Lynam Marc Goldsmith Denise Gooding Brian Goodman Susan Gottlieb Michael Gowing Duane Greene Alyson Greenleaf Theresa Grimm Mary Guerra Amy Gustavison Derek Gwee Aimee Haas 150 LISA FOURD STUDENT LIFE Many little girls watch in admiration as 50 aspiring beauty queens take to the stages of the Miss America and Miss USA. However, local pageants also looked for the best representative for their cause, including the Native American population on campus. Lisa Fourd, a junior real estate major, took the top honor as Miss Indian ASU. Fourd competed for the title in a pageant held at the Memorial Union. Sponsored by the Native American Students Association, five women vied for the position. Fourd said that she first had to qualify for competitions. Judges looked for women who are from a federally recognized tribe and are at least one-fourth Native American. Fourd was from Pine Ridge, a known reservation in South Dakota. " I decided to come to ASU because there are many different tribes, " Fourd said. " It is very diversified down here and not a lot of people know that. " She also said that she is actively involved with organizations and events that highlight her culture. " I was born into the culture, so by choice, I will do anything to it. " Her parents raised her in a highly environment. She still the traditional beliefs and Her role as Miss Indian ASU was very similar to the role of Miss America. " I travel to different states and appear at several public functions throughout the year, " Fourd said. " I visit many reservations and I speak to campus classes about Native Americans and their culture. " She said that she was diappointed that people still have large misconceptions about her cultures and traditions. " I remember when someone asked me if I lived in a tepee, " she said, adding that many think Native Americans still live in the 18th Century. " Many wonder if we have electricity. " Fourd said she played along with the naïve questions. She came to ASU because the university had a known reputation for having a large Native American population. " My sister went to a college where she was the only Native American. " Fourd reigned as Miss Indian ASU during the 1992-93 school year, a position that extended to the Spring of 1994. " I think I am representative of Native American students, " Fourd added. fl Kim Kaan LISA FOURD STUDENT LIFE Walter Cronkite, heralded newsman and longtime voice of middle America, spoke to a standing-room-only crowd in the Memorial Union, giving opinions on topics ranging from censorship in the media to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy. Approximately 100 students from the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and attended the question-and-answer session that lasted more than one hour. Cronkite opened with a broad statement on the importance of journalism in a democratic society by saying, " My heart is in journalism. " The 76-year-old journalist requested that yell out questions, because as he said, " I am deaf as a post, and I am not ashamed to admit it. " He was often quick with a joke and seemed at ease discussing the emotional day " shots rang out in Dallas " and his significant and " risky " editorial stand on the losing cause of the Vietnam War. He also said the news media is going through extensive changes and is headed for a hybrid future. Cronkite labeled the day JFK was shot as " one of the dark days in the nation ' s history. " He went on to explain the challenges of getting the correct story out to the American public. " We were on the air right away when it was still an assassination attempt, " Cronkite recalled vividly. " We didn ' t know that the president was going to die. " " From there, it was a very long day, " he said. Cronkite described news as throwing a stone in a puddle — the closer a community is to the outgoing waves, the more important the news is to them. He also said that the media ' s trend toward feature and glossy news is " reprehensible and totally irresponsible. " He added, " There is no reason for it except for ratings. " ■ Brian Hajjar Caren Halbritter Roland Halim Tamara Hamilton Rhett Handley Elizabeth Hann Jennifer Harris Pierce Harrison Sarah Harvey Erika Hawkins Mishay Hawkins-Tribble JD Hays Tracy Heflin Heather Heinle Melissa Helkamp Jalia Henderson Vanessa Hendricks Scott Henriksen Wendy Hill Ashley Hodges Frances Holguin Kelly Holland Mark Holley Michelle Holloway 152 WALTER CRONKITE STUDENT LIFE Answering the next tough question, Walter Cronkite speaks to aspiring ASU journalists. He talked about his contributions to the American media. Photo by Craig Macnaughton Miranda Hoskie Kristina Hoskins Cecily Hovick Heather Hudson Efrain Huerta Sarah Hughes Audrey Huntzinger Darry Hutchinson Stacy Inamorato Nasy Inthisone Patrick Irish Richette Jackson Ron Jackson Wando Jackson Cyndi Janetka Laura Jefts Greg Jensen Chrisi Jestis Craig Johnson Sam Johnson Steve Johnson Michael Judge Lynette Juencke Jennifer Jugloff WALTER CRONKITE STUDENT LIFE Displaying the traditional dress, Christine Millan, a senior business management major, demonstrates the art of belly dancing. Millan worked as a dancer in a middle-Eastern restaurant located in Old Town Scottsdale. Photo by William Lynam Marilyn June Lorraine Juniel Madhav Kalaga Kirsten Kapellusch Daniel Keamer Andrea Keane Craig Keighron Heather Kellcher Conrad Kennedy Adnan Kahn Richard Kimbrough Jeff King CHRISTINE MILLAN STUDENT LIFE Traditional dances and music often enticed students to learn more about different cultures, especially the native dances from exotic India and other countries in the Orient. Christine Milian, however, decided to learn the art of belly dancing for her former job. Milian used to dance at the Moroccan, a restaurant in Old Town Scottsdale which served middle-Eastern food. She said that the restaurant was unique because of the atmosphere. " Customers even sat on cushions, " Milian said. Although the restaurant closed its doors, Milian continued with her dancing. Milian learned belly dancing from a teacher, who now lives in Cairo, Egypt. She said that she did not have any former training. Although her family comes from the Philippines, she did not have any family ties which motivated her to continue with her dancing. " I have been belly dancing off and on for three years, but I did not get seriously into it until last fall, " she added. Milian studied ballet and jazz when she was younger. " I just began my interest in ethnic dances, " she said. Belly dancing is by rapid movements of the belly and usually was a solo " I just study the traditional belly dancing that I believe comes from the Mediterranean region, " Milian also said. Although Milian does not fit the image of the traditional belly dancer, she said that the standard of beauty was different when belly dancing was first implemented. " I think the original dancers met the standard of beauty. It was common to see voluptuous women dancing, " she added. Milian said that dancing was not one of her academic interests. " It is more like a hobby, " she said. " It is very hard to make a living based en tirely on dancing. " Milian was also an officer of the Memorial Union Activities Board (MUAB). She served as the Gallery chairwoman. " I am responsible for organizing events and displays in the Memorial Union Art Gallery, " Milian said. She also said that she would not mind working on a master ' s degree in art history. ■ Kim Kaan CHRISTINE MILLAN STUDENT LIFE 155 In the race for space, Phillip Christensen, professor of devised an instrument, a thermal emission spectrometer, that would aid the Mars Observer through its mission in space. On Sept. 25, 1992, the Mars Observer along with the ASU contribution launched into outer space and was scheduled to reach Mars on Aug. 24, 1993. Steve Schmidt, education associate of the ASU Mars K-12 Education Program, said, " The spectra of Martian minerals would be identified by comparing them with that of terrestrial minerals. " With the unpredic table atmosphere in space, with the Mars Observer was lost on Sat., Aug. 21,1993. For NASA and other contributors, the unknown whereabouts of the Mars Observer cost a lot of time, energy and money. Looking for an explanation, NASA began an In the meantime, officials were looking to launch another spacecraft to help in the search. " There is still question as to the type of spacecraft on which the new instrument will be flown, " Schmidt said. " We fully expect that a spectrometer of this type will be used on whatever the next Mars mission turns out to be. " Schmidt said, " An investigation was launched by NASA into the cause of the loss of communication with Mars Observer. The panel found that the most likely explanation was a malfunction in the spacecraft ' s propulsion system. " The spectrometer took 10 years to develop in which the instrument was to map the surface from orbit for one martian year or 687 Earth days. These would have examined the dust in the atmosphere and provide crucial information about surface temperatures and particle sizes. Scientists planned for the next experiment to begin in November 1996 with an expected arrival in October of 1997. Story by Renee Caruss Jamie King Cinda Kippley Jens Knappe Kristan Koellner Steven Kovacs Kevin Kreucher Joanna Kuehl Jennifer LaCasella Adam Lagondy James Lambert Evelyn Landrum Karen Laq M. Latie Eric Lawlor Phong Le Jeff Leitch Jorge Leon Michelle Leonard Rachel Letcher Dan Leung Matt Levitz Alan Lewis Wen Hang Lin Steven Little 156 MARS OBSERVER STUDENT LIFE Hoping to contact Mars, ASU engineer Greg Mehall waits for the outcome. The monitor served as communication between the university, NASA and the observer. ❑ Photo by Craig Macnaughton Ted Lloyd Edward Lopez Leonard Lovato Jonel Lucca Nathaniel Lumantarna Yan Luo Rea Lupe William Lynam Kerry Marey Jameson Macarthur Ste phen Maguire Veda Mahesh John Mahon Ika Majied Leslie Makai Scott Makela Mamphiswana Tanvir Manjur Danielle Manning Brigit Marie Desi Marquez Cedric Marshall Dean Martin Eric Martin MARS OBSERVER STUDENT LIFE Aiming for a high grade point average, Keisha McFadgion, a freshman pre-med major, balances both school and sports. McFadgion played as a point guard on the women ' s basketball team. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Melissa Martin Alicia Martinez Mark Martinez Will Mason M. Jason Massey Alice Mataele David Mayhall Clyde McCoy Moreen McCutchan Scott McKean Jennifer Mehu James Merrell KEISHA MCFADGION STUDENT LIFE STARS With the high success rate of athletes within the ASU sports program, many potential superstars come to campus with stars in their eyes. To Keisha McFadgion, the stars may become a reality. McFadgion, a graduate from Christ the King High School in New York, came to ASU as a freshman looking for a quality education. However, she also was shooting for star status as a point guard for the ASU ' s women basketball team. " I think ASU is a good school, and I wanted to play basketball because I like the women ' s team, " McFadgion said. She said it was no sweat to juggle sports and school because she was accustomed to the daily routine in high school. " I was expecting it to be difficult, " McFadgion said. She added that in high school, she woke up early to go to school and practice and she did not leave for home until late in the evening. She began playing basketball at 7 years of age where she would constantly try to play with her older brother. Eventually, McFadgion played in elementary school, and by the time she was in eighth grade, she began playing on the varsity team at a prestigious New York high school. During her junior year, she was transferred to Christ the King as a special edition to the women ' s team. The next year, her senior team captured the 1993 state and national championships. She came to ASU because she enjoyed the competition and the environment. " I like the competition in Pac-10 conferences, " McFadgion said. She said she does not find that the ASU program challenged her because she was a freshman. McFadgion also excelled in her studies. As a pre-med major, she was out to prove she could be both an athlete and a scholar by maintaining a 4.00 grade point average. At her high school, she was a member of the National Honor Society for two years for her high grade point average. McFadgion planned on pursuing a career as a mortician, but she said her future plans depended on the outcome of her basketball career. " I am going to try to play overseas, but if that does not work out, I will find a job in my field of study, " she added. Until then, she was to look for the shining star. Kim Kaan KEISHA MCFADGION STUDENT LIFE BENEFITS The struggle for a good a good steal or a good field goal always motivated players to work their hardest for a win. In college, basketball players played for scholarships, in the NBA, players worked for high salaries and competition and some players at the ASU Recreation Center played for therapy and fun. The Wellstart program, previously known as the Adaptive Recreation Program, which was opened to faculty and students, catered to the sporting needs of handicapped players. John Figy, coordinator of the athletic program, said, " We have tennis, badminton, table tennis, swimming and pool tournaments. It ' s a great and we also offer classes at the 100, 200 and 300 levels as well as recreational outings to the mall. " The recreation center was equipped to accommodate handicapped athletes with weight-lifting machines that strengthened the upper body. " I provide corrective exercises, special massager deep water exercises, and there are specially fr machines designed, " Figy said. According to Figy, many athletes took advantage c the program. Ron Delbridge was one of the involve students. " I find the program very beneficial, and has strengthened my stamina ability. here I give a superior rating, " Delbridge said. Figy said, " One of the great things that we ' ve able to keep is that there are no fees for this program and it is available to students and faculty. " " The staff here is very helpful. I met John throug my friend Zachery. He introduced us, and I wa convinced I could use this for the rest of my life, s now I get to met people and have fun, " Delbridge also said. " I ' ve been here a year, and I haven ' t had time t go further into the sports program, but what I have done has been fun and enjoyable. " Story by Renee Caruss Ryan Miller Tyson Milanovich Matthew Miller Angelique Mitalas Linda Montijo Alun Moody Karl P. Mooney Jr. Ashley Moore Deanna Moore Marforie Moore Phoeve Moore Akram Moqbel Walter Moralde Jaime Morales John Moreau Dawn Mullen Kyong Mun Mahseh Nair Anatha Narendra Elton Naswood William Neessen Kevin Nevaux Thomas Niccum Amy Nichols WHEELCHAIR ATHLETES STUDENT LIFE Looking for the perfect shot, Silvano Munoz, a 26-year-old Tempe man, holds back before sinking a hook shot despite the defensive efforts of Ron Delbridge. The Student Recreation Center offered service for handicapped athletes. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald WHEELCHAIR ATHLETES STUDENT LIFE MUSICIAN A fan of college football, Gary Thornton found a way to get closer to the field. He was not a player or a referee. He was a member of the Sun Devil Marching Band. Thornton, a sophomore undeclared major, played the trumpet as the only wheelchair- bound member of the band. Thornton said this has not affected him. He said, " It has been pretty easy for the most part. " He said his first intention was not to come to ASU. " I really was not familiar with the program or ASU, " Thornton said. He added that it was not until he actually heard them play when he decided he wanted to pursue his interest at the collegiate level. Thornton said, " I did not know how good they were until I heard them play. " He added that he made decision soon after the marching band won the 1991 Sudler Trophy. The trophy made ASU the first Pac-10 band to receive the award. They were also the tenth university to earn the prestigious trophy. Thornton, part of the 270-member band, said he was hooked after hearing about the award. " I then thought it would be pretty neat to come to ASU, " he added. When he first came to perform, Thornton said he was pretty nervous because the band adviser had never worked with a student in a wheelchair. According to Thornton, it was something to get used to, but it was not very difficult to change. " I do not think he was concerned, " Thornton said. " It was just slightly different. " Thornton, 21, said he is a big football fan. He said that he enjoyed college football more than the in the National Football League. " I think college football is more competitive, " Thorton said. He added, " I also think that professional football is too political. " ■ Story by Kim Kaan Jessica Niebuhr Stephanie Niemann Adam Nogaki Michael Nuzzo Deanna O ' Connor George O ' Connor Lee O ' Connor John Ogden Colby Osborne Earl Osborne Eric Ostrander Kenneth Overturf Best Owens Heather Papay Ryan Pape Carrie Parker Ian Patlin Nicole Patrizzi Todd Paulson Carol Peet Joey Penalosa Kurt Peters Derek Peterson Jeffrey Peterson 162 GARY THORNTON STUDENT LIFE GARY THORNTON STUDENT LIFE Playing the trumpet, Gary Thornton, a sophomore undeclared major, has been playing for 12 years. He was the only member of the Sun Devil Marching Band. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald For many, parents served as role models, financial aides and best friends. Meera Jagannath said her parents were an inspiration to her interests. Jagannath, a freshman pre-med major, performs traditional Indian dances. Her 12-year interest in the dances stemmed from her parents ' culture. Her mother and father came to the United States from Banglore, India where they raised Jagannath, who was born in Phoenix. According to the 17-year-old dancer, bharata natyam is a very religious dance in her parents ' native country. " It centers on the ethics of the Hindu religion, " Jagannath said. She characterized the traditional dance as a series of hand movements and facial expressions. Jagannath joined a local group of dancers who practice regularly. She said her group was comprised of approximately 75 students. The majority of dances had connection with the Indian culture, but Jagannath said there were also a few students from a pre-dominately American This year, she performed in the Fiesta Bowl parade with her group. They also practice with the Arizona Opera. Jagannath said that she dances to continue the Indian tradition. She said she was proud of her culture. " I stay interested because I want to hold on to the traditions, " she said. " I am trying to not forget my background. " In addition to dancing, Jagannath said she was trying to learn how to play the traditional Indian instruments. " I hope to also learn the veena, " she said. The veena was a stringed instrument from Southern India. Story by Kim Kaan Fred Peth Rachel Phillips Brad Piipo Mary Pinon Jennifer Plourde Jennifer Poe Karra Pooley Robert Porque Jerry Poteet Trail Potter Jay Price Kristi Price David Proffitt Amy Propp Luo Quingyang Robert Quartrone Stacy Rabinovitz Maria Radulovic Pichai Ramkumar Jennifer Randolph Peter Ranger Stepher Rank Brenda Redwing Janet Reese MEERA JAGANNATH STUDENT LIFE Practicing a traditional Indian dance, Meera Jagannath, a freshman pre-med major, performs with others from the same background. She also learned the veena, a stringed instrument from Southern India. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald 163 MEERA JAGANNATH STUDENT LIFE Relaxing for a moment, freshman Jake Plummer plays as the starting Sun Devil quarterback on the football team. He was highly recognized by several college coaches. Photo by Aimee Tenney Devon Reid Gretchen Reinfeldt Robert Remiro Melissa Rex Kelly Reynolds Rex Reynolds David Rice Nyiias Ricks Corbet Rinehart PJ Ritter Elmer Roanhorse Veronica Robles JAKE PLUMMER STUDENT LIFE TACKLES Coaches around the Pac-10 expressed their opinions on Sun Devil quarterback Jake Plummer one of only three true freshmen to take a snap from center. Oregon Coach Rich Brook told Plummer that he wasn ' t looking forward to seeing him for the next three years after the Boise, Idaho product passed for 237 yards to mount an unsuccessful second-half comeback in his first collegiate start. Stanford Coach Bill Walsh, who won three Super Bowls with future Hall-of-Famer Joe Montana as his quarterback, called Plummer a " gem " after viewing videotape prior to facing the Sun Devils. " We certainly took a look at him when he came out of high school, " Walsh said. " We knew he had some skills. He ' ll do good things in this league. " UCLA Coach Terry Donahue deemed him a " really young, gifted quarterback " as he headed into the game against the Bruins. " I think the freshman quarterback is an exceptional deep ball thrower, " Donahue added. " He appears to be much further advanced than most freshmen who come into systems and try to play. " But ASU Coach Bruce Snyder, despite the recognition his quarterback received from Pac-10 coaches, said Plummer ' s performance had just been average since replacing Grady Benton at halftime against Washington State. However, that was until Snyder had a chance to evaluate the freshman ' s performance after a 9-3 win UCLA. He credited Plummer as being part of the equation that helped the Sun Devils with their four-game winning streak, which also put the Sun Devils into contention for a bowl game. In a season when he was looking to be a redshirt, Plummer is living a fantasy world as the Sun Devils starting quarterback. Overall, Plummer turned around a stagnant Sun Devil offense that averaged only 21 points in their first five games. In the last five games with Plummer at the helm, ASU averaged 31 points per game. " I try to be a leader out there as much as I can, " Plummer said. " It ' s kind of difficult being young and having them accept you, but they ' re doing a real good job. I just go out and play my hardest and I think they respect me for that. " ■ Shaun Rachau JAKE PLUMMER STUDENT LIFE Instead of trucking by foot to campus from Lot 59, students opted for the trams. The trams closely resembled the transportation at Disneyland. The trams brought students to the center of campus from the cheapest, yet most populated, lot. But as the budget dwindled and the expenses skyrocketed, university transportation officials planned to eliminate the popular trams. In conjunction with the city of Tempe, the established a master plan that suggested city buses provide a shuttle service around the Sun Devil parameters. Linda Riegel, assistant director of parking and transit for the ASU Department of Public Safety, said that the trams were aging and the new shuttle service would prevent an increase in decal prices and extra university costs. The price for Lot 59, the abundant lot behind Sun Devil Stadium, averaged $45 in cost. For covered parking structures closer to campus, students paid an average of $105. Because the university generated many business success for Tempe, the city decided to pay for the buses. The new buses would also have a few more perks that the trams could not offer, such as handicapped access, air conditioning and protection from rain. The idea, however, was not new. A shuttle began transporting students from the ASU West campus to the Main campus. Students who decided to ride the shuttle paid $1 each way for the trip. The costs seemed to be worthwhile because it was cheaper than gas for the approximately 30-mile trip. The new plan was to begin in the summer. Delphine Rodriguez James Roosevelt Josh Rosenbaum Gordon Ross Paul Russell Shannon Ryan Ennahid Said Cheza Sales Priscilla Santiago Virginia Sardi Sampath P. Satishkuman Jocelyn Sayre Rob Schemitsch Mirko Scherrer Jonathan Schmadeke J. Austin Schmid Al Schneider Carmi Schutz Philip Schwartz Clark E. Scott Heather Scott Michael Sedillo Corey Seemiller Jawad Serhan 168 TRAMS SHUTTLE SYSTEM STUDENT LIFE Boarding the bus, students will use buses provided by the City of Tempe to travel from Lot 59 to the center of campus. The new shuttle system will eliminate the trams. ■ Photo by Rick Escalante TRAMS SHUTTLE SYSTEM STUDENT LIFE 169 Ivory is Frank Hsieh ' s favorite color, figuratively speaking. Hsieh has been playing the piano for more than 12 years and to do so for a living. A native of Taiwan, Hsieh works every day to deliver the best piano performance he can to his favorite songs. " I have a varied repetoire because I like to play classical and contemporary music, " Hsieh said. " I am open to all kinds of styles. " Hsieh recently received his bachelor of arts degree and returned to school as a graduate, piano major. He came to ASU three years ago after graduating from the National Institute of the Arts in Taiwan. There, he met a visiting professor from ASU who encouraged him to come to the United States. " He heard me play and he said I would have a good chance of receiving a Regents ' Scholarhip, " Hsieh said. He also said that he previously heard that Arizona State had a very strong musical program since the addition of the Nelson Fine Arts Center. Hsieh said that he loves the facilities at ASU, so he decided to go to graduate school. " I am hoping to teach and perform in competition while I go to school, " Hsieh said. He added that he hopes piano will become his full- time career. He currently gives private lessons to those wanting to learn the piano, starting one of his goals. In order to graduate, musicians regularly held recitals at the music department in which Hsieh gives a public performance. Although the piano took much of his time, Hsieh said he also enjoys reading and sports. Now that Hsieh resides in the United States, he goes by the popular American name, " Frank, " although he was born as Ming-Chich Hsieh. ■ Story by Kim Kaan David Sheleheda J. Shirley Karen Shorty Michelle Shum Jason Silkey Samuel Simmons Laura Simon Robert Sinkule Michael Sober Eko Soenggono Andrea Spelta Robert Spetz Jason Steenourt Craig Steeves Darren Stelter Richard Stevens Shaun Stevens Melissa Stewart Ryan Stokes Andrew Stone Christopher Stroud Edward Sullivan Begny Sullivan Sheryl Susunkewa FRANK HSIEH STUDENT LIFE Doing what he does best, Frank Hsieh, a graduate piano performance major, often performs in a public arena. Hsieh also gave private lessons to aspiring pianists. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald FRANK HSIEH STUDENT LIFE Because many international students come to ASU for a well-rounded education, the Homecoming committee designated a full day during Homecoming Week to celebrate the various ethnic groups on campus. Cultural Day emphasized the rich traditions, such as food and dancing, that was found through each represented culture on campus. The Native American, Asian, American Indian, Oriental and Hispanic organizations performed dances and disseminated information about their group. Michael Thompson, a coordinator of the events, said that each group, registered with the REACH office, was contacted by mail several months before the event. " We sent invitations to get a response, " Thompson said. He said that all the groups were receptive to the idea. It did not take long to decide on exhibitions, Thompson added. " We had many food booths as well as the art and the dances associated with each heritage, " he also said. A mong the many participants, the Pitchforks, an all-female a cappella group, sang. Members of the Native American Student and the Indian Students Association danced on the West Lawn. ASU President Lattie Coor also spoke at a special ceremony before the festivities began. The Homecoming committee planned for an event where each ethnic background was featured. " We had a special sense of diversity this year, " Thompson said. " Many groups participated in the event, and it was a good experience for everyone, " he added. ■ Story by Renee Caruss Harish Suthaze William Szabo Mari Takenaka , Gary Talkowitz Amy Tarasevich Dayan Tassinari Linda Tellenes Beverly Thatcher Angela Thomas Leah Thomas Elizabeth Tierney Luke Tigaris Amy Tillis Daniel Tracy Ardis Tsinnie Tonya Turkovich Gilbert Valenzuela James Vargas Daniel Varich Aimee Vaughn Evonne Vera Robyn Vettraino Joel Viera Michelle Wahlrab 172 CULTURAL DAY STUDENT LIFE Trying a little bit of everything, Parthiban Ramaswamy, a senior engineering major, visited every food booth to see what it offered. Many ethnic organizations gathered at the West Lawn to celebrate Cultural Day. Photo by Rick Escalante CULTURAL DAY STUDENT LIFE Relaxing at the Road Coffee House, junior Lou Brezler plants a passionate kiss on the neck of sophomore Jenna Jensen. ASU students looked to Mill Avenue as a place to relax. Photo by Sundi Kjenstad Glenn Walker Kim Walton Jason Walz Cynthia Warner Heather Waterman Mark Weech Edwina Weiger James Welch Leslie Wence Mark Wendell William Weston Steven Whetstine MILL AVENUE STUDENT LIFE STUDENTS RELAX ON On Friday and Saturday nights, bustling crowds of ASU students occupy the most popular strip in Tempe: Mill Avenue. After a grueling week of classes, tests, and homework assignments, students visit such popular places as Coffee Plantation, Fat Tuesdays, Balboa Cafe, Club 411, Long Wong ' s and Stan ' s Deli to unwind and have fun with friends. Students also enjoyed shopping for gifts and cards at Duck Soup, going to one of ten movies at the newly-built Harkins Centerpoint Cinema, decorating their rooms with the modern art at Z Gallerie, and they often spent time browsing through the hundreds of used books at the Changing Hands Bookstore. The Coffee Plantation smelled great to passers-by. The outdoor cafe provided a convenient and relaxing atmosphere, which was the perfect setting to read a book, finish homework or simply enjoy the coffee and desserts. Jazz bands performed outside on weekend nights, and sometimes on Sundays, students will be entertained inside by live piano music. The hot and cold specialty beverages and pasteries were offered to students for a minimal price. During Happy Hour, the Coffee Plantation offered a 50-percent Tim Peelen, vice president of the Coffee Plantation, said that their business often centers events around the ASU student population. " ASU students are targeted for several big promotional events each year. " Peelen said. " They are approximately one-third of our business. " He added that when students leave for summer vacation, the popularity of the establishment decreases slightly from other seasons and times of the year. Peelen also said, " We moved to Mill Avenue in March of 1989 because of the broad demographic nature it offers, " noting that the business, arts, retail, and unversity flavor adds to the success of the exotic coffee house. Drinking a Blue Hawaii Daiquiri with friends on the patio or inside the sports bar also whisked ASU students away from their school life. Fat Tuesdays, next to the Coffee Plan tation, served soups, salads, appetizers, sandwiches, and cajun meals daily. " Fat Tuesday is a much different atmosphere than anywhere else. " Continued on page 176 MILL AVENUE STUDENT LIFE Dennis Wallace, general manager, said, " Where else will students find a drink that has almost 5 shots of 190 proof of alcohol for $5? " Wallace added that the bar finds the largest number of students, typically between 8 p.m. and 12 a.m. " ASU was a natural area to locate in, " he also said. " The concept is made for a younger, energetic crowd who are open to new ideas, especially ideas dealing with alcohol. " Balboa Cafe, another favorite, provided televisions that featured major sporting events. Patrons enjoyed drinking at the bar. They also provided a place to catch a breeze on the patio or eat dinner, which varied from specialty sandwiches, appetizers, gourmet pizza, hand-formed burgers, soups and salads, desserts, and beverages. Peter Morgan, general manager for Balboa Cafe, said, " About seventy-five percent of ASU students visit our establishment every night between 11p.m. and 1 a.m. " Morgan added, " We provide live music and student discounts. The summer months are not as active as the Fall and Spring months. " For all gift-giving needs, Duck Soup stocked of cards and gift ideas. Lorraine Warren, general manager, said, " Trendy gifts and a good selection of greeting cards are available to all ASU students. " She also said, " Duck Soup is convenient for ASU students to browse before or after a movie at Harkins Theater, or before or after visiting Coffee Plantation. We receive most of our traffic in the afternoons and evenings. " She added that she liked the old-fashioned walking town atmosphere that Mill Avenue brings to the Tempe and ASU area. Changing Hands Bookstore entertained all literary lovers whether it be purchasing new books, an evening poetry-reading session once a month, or trading in used books for new ones. " Good quality new and used books, sale publisher markdowns, promotional books are offered to all our customers. " Gail Shanks, co-owner of the bookstore, said. She added that they also have a free Readers ' Club Bonus card, which is stamped for each S10 purchase. Shanks also said, " We consider ourselves a bookstore. students all shop in our store. We order books for many classes on campus, and this brings us in ASU is part of our community. Faculty, staff, and and repeat customers. " " We wanted a bookstore in a university commu- nity, and the rent on Mill Ave. was very cheap at the time, " Shanks said. " I think our selection of quality new and used books brings students to our store. ' Cindy Coldiron Continued from page 176 Michael White Ranz Wienert Mary Wilke Judith Wilson Marlena Wilson Ben Winski Young Yi Tomoe Yoshino Vallery Youdanos Roxy Young Chad Zhang Tim Zielinski 176 MILL AVENUE STUDENT LIFE Dancing at Club 411, Eddy Dixiero visits his girlfriend, Brana Henderson, for the night. The two often spent their nights on Mill Avenue. ■ Photo by Sundi Kjenstad MILL AVENUE STUDENT LIFE organizations on the ASU campus to students of all interests. Students just wanted to get involved. Honorary organizations, such as the Golden Key, lined up on Cady Mall to inform students of their objectives. Social organizations their activities by at tables in front of the Memorial Union. Ethnic organizations, student conducted meetings on a regular basis to inform students about local events. Political organizations, such as Campus rallied behind their favorite candidates during election time. Many students opted for organizations that to their field of study. Others joined groups for recreation. SECTION EDITOR ROSANNE CANNELLA Promoting their organization, members of the International Student Club gather at a booth on Cady Mall to disseminate information. Groups often recruited members in front of the Memorial Union. ■ Photo by Rosanne Cannella ORGANIZATIONS DIVISION Story by Kim Kaan students involved with the Club, the group was somewhat support group. Members regularly met to discuss trends in the advertising area and to maintain the appropriate connections in the professional world. Like many ether the Advertising Club addressed the interests of group members. However, the was different because their interests were not being supported as a major. The College of Business offered a limited number of courses related to but the curriculum was not offered as a major. Lorie Henry, a senior marketing major, was the president. Marketing was not her first choice. " I am interested in marketing, but I am more interested in the creative end of it, which is related to advertising, " Henry said. She added, " Marketing concentrated more on research. " Henry also said, " I just wish ASU offered more than two classes in advertising. " The ASU chapter was associated to the American Advertising Federation, a organization. The organization students and professionals under 35 years of age. Professionals from the national chapter would keep members posted on the industry through guest speakers and through their monthly magazine, American Advertising. Henry also said, " Guest speakers can only give us a bird ' s-eye view of the She added that an offered major would give students a better perspective of the field while they studied in class. The organization anticipated recruiting more people. According to Henry, the organization was small because it was a relatively new, organization. Members were to sponsor a t-shirt designing contest for the organization. ■ ADVERTISING CLUB Front: Bridget Menegay, Julee Rosen, Lorie Henry, Annemarie Raddatz; Second row: Christina O ' Callaghan, Steve Daurio, Ryan Wiskes; Third row: Diane Durst, Kirk Hoffman, Vince Blasko. Photo by William Lynam CLUB Waiting for a reply, Steve a senior marketing major, asks about the next meeting. Advertising was only offered as an emphasis at ASU. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Front: Theresa Keischen, Joseph Gauthier, Rene Bloomvist, Scott Christian, Laurie Sobaluarro- Biggs; Second row: Patricia Arreola, Karin Ebert, Stephanie Jones; Third row: Nicole Hsu, Doug Colhoun. Photo by Rosanne Cannella ALPHA GAMMA Student organizations traditionally had a lifespan of a couple years or even, a couple of semesters. But, this was not the case of AIESEC. AIESEC, a non-profit, student-run began after World War II in 1948. The club prided itself for linking 78 different cultures together in the business world. ■ Story by Renee Caruss Marta Wosinska, president of AIESEC, said, " We want young people to expose themselves to other and to find them internships in different countries. " She added, " This gives them the to find if they want to start their own business or pursue other interests in their field. " AIESEC networked 60,000 members worldwide, 3,000 nationwide and 36 campuswide. " This organization is opened to all of all majors. It does not just have to be business majors, but it applies to It is a great opportunity because it provides chances for high quality and high quality jobs, " Wosinska said. AIESEC spread information about their organization through booths located of the BA and BAC buildings and flyers posted around campus. She said, " In order to do that, you must be an active AIESEC member. This organization offers so much at your choice, " noting that traveling abroad created more networking opportunities. " You learn so much, " Wosinska added. With the passing of NAFTA, AIESEC began establishing the organization in Mexico where at least three ASU members were going to organize the committee. Wosinska said, " We met with the of the World Trade Center in Arizona, and they are going to represent us and send mailings to all different companies telling them about us. " " I believe our organization is the most unique organization on campus because we create tremendous opportunities for people, " Wosinska said. " You get to make presentations to huge companies and meet presidents of companies that create high quality, high paying jobs. " AIESEC Front: Pliny Draper, Michelle Ethelbah, David Kramer, Brenda Roberts, Tuyen Pham, Wendy Lloyd-Curley, Marta Wosinska, Robby Richards; Second row: Steven Kovacs, Ashish Parikm, Debbie Liska, Craig Hood, Alexandra Borquez, Yolanda Hernandez; Third Row: Steve Mason, Bei Chen, Rosa Torraca, Annie Fan, Michelle Chun; Back: Wahab Abdin, Dawa Taylor, Michael Willis. Photo by William Lynam Lecturing at the AIESEC meeting, Marta Wosinska, president, addresses all questions from prospective members. The organization provided numerous networking opportunities. Photo by William Lynam Sigma Tau Delta Front: John Moreau, Roza Ferdowsmakan, Jon Drnjevic, Marcie McDougall, Jason Bedford. Photo by William Lynam SIGMA TAU DELTA 0 RGANIZATIONS University. As an organization, the students called parents to ask for a tax-deductible donation that would enhance the university ' s budget to better accommodate the students. Star De Berry, a freshman biology major, said " The ASU Telefund is raising money that will not be raised any other way. " She added, " It is very much needed and it will truly benefit everyone at the Also, it is the only way we can get through this budget-cut without too many classes. " The telefund wanted to raise $2.2 million for the 1993-94 school year. Jane Huston, a senior program of the organization, believed that this goal would be reached. Huston also said that meeting this goal depended on the students. " We ' re looking for students with and a clear speaking voice, " she said. Huston added, " But most important is that our callers strongly believe in what they ' re doing, because sincerity is the key element when soliciting funds for a program such as this. " Gretchen De Paul, a sophomore major, said, " I wanted to work at ASU Telefund because I thought that it was a great way to make money for the university plus the hours were flexible and the pay was good. " De Paul said that the typical employer wanted someone who had strong skills and the confidence to use them, which was essential for her job at the telefund. With the skills and confidence of the students, ASU Telefund hoped to collect enough money for the academic programs at the university. U When budget cuts affected the entire university, students wondered how many of their classes programs would be spared. The ASU Telefund, , raised funds Tor the academic colleges to continue offering the required curriculum consistently. Story by Nicole Hsu To fully understand the needs of students, the telefund employed approximately 80 people, mainly students, at the Solar House, located on the northwest corner of Rural and African Association Front: Farah Madhani, Glen Willliams, Yebabe Mengesha, Jovita Sumbana; Second row: Khalid Merzouki, Tdris Hassen, Abdelrahman Elsheikh; Third row: Henozk Mamo, Omaya Seif, Boithabiso Moloi, Mohamed Radai, Alfred Essereke; Back: Adam Nevills, Darlene Celaya, Vallery Yordanos. Photo by William Lynam 184 AFRICAN STUDENTS ASSOCIATION Raising funds for the ASU budget, Bob a junior broadcasting major, contacts a prospective donor. The telefund raised money for all 14 academic colleges. ❑ Photo by Paul Mooney Alpha Phi Omega Front: Jennah Miller, Julian Tou, Melinda Michael, Deepa Lele; Second row: Sander Alisky, Paula Hune, Tomoe Yoshino, Akash Sharma, Randy Thrasher; Third row: Paul Mooney, Jim Ng, Danielle Beaty, Stephen Lentz, David Nyman; Back: Dr. Mitemer, Lisa Bowman, Peter LaHood. Photo by Rick Escalante ALPHA PHI OMEGA 0 RGANIZATIONS The white caps of rushing rivers provoked students to play with nature. For those in the Arizona White Water Kayak Club, the water was essential for their organization ' s existence. Kayaking, to many, was a competitive sport and was popular in the late sixties and early seventies. ■ Story by Carlyn Greco Students used a lightweight canoe to easily maneuver through the Animus, Piedra, Arkansas and San Juan rivers, all located in Colorado. Anne Sepic, a graduate mechanical engineering major, served as president and was a member for four years. Sepic learned about the club by While she was swimming at the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center, members of the Kayak Club also practiced with their She approached them because it was strange to see a canoe in the swimming pool. After talking to them, she soon a member. " I am in the club because it is fun, exciting and challenging, " Sepic said. According to Sepic, the challenge was running the river. She also said that each river has its own degree of difficulty. She said, " You have to overcome the fear because there is a little bit of danger and you are taking a risk. " The club offered lessons to experts as well as beginners. A small fee of $20 included weekly lessons on Fridays at the aquatic center. The price included all essential equipmen t. Members practiced paddling in confined areas and perfecting Eskimo rolls, one of many precise techniques in the sport. They advised that members buy a wet suit for the colder water trips. The number of members fluctuated with the weather. During the cooler seasons, the Kayak Club had approximately 20 members. But as the weather warmed and the snow melted down into the rivers, the group multiplied. For their biggest event of the year, rented condominiums on the Durango River in Colorado for Memorial Day Arizona Whitewater Club Front: Anne Sepic, Jerry Niebur, Sean Garret, Rachel Briler; Back: Greg Elliot, Ree Moore, Rob Reiterman, Winston Carter, Derrick Redding, Brett Gladdish, Alex Cameron. Photo by Catherine Courter 186 ARIZONA WHITEWATER CLUB Polishing his kayaking skills, Jiri Susicky, a graduate business administration major, practices inside the Mona Plummer Aquatic Center. The Arizona Whitewater Club offered lessons to beginners. Photo by Erik Guzowski American College of Healthcare Front: Dan Durst, Vin Wells, Greg Brink; Back: Scott Fuller, Marcy Steinke, Jane Mocke, Michael Waxman. Photo by Paul Mooney AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE 0 RGANIZATIONS 187 On the big screen, Indiana Jones always had an adventure. His adventures took him to exotic places in India, or he with the Nazis for prizes such as the students in the Anthropology Club, was exciting, but not to the extent of Indiana Jones. Indiana Jones, president of the Club, said, " Well, was not as exciting as it is in the movies. " Story by Cindy Coldiron She added, " Our club only digs for ancient pottery and artifacts of but we do not have the opportunity to fight people or have our lives endangered in order to find an artifact. " It was not coincidence that Jones had the same name as the movie character. According to Jones, her professor named her that 11 years ago when she was in a bar fight during her first archeological dig. Two scars, one on her left wrist and one on the inner fold of her right arm, proved it. Her professor believed that all students should have nicknames, so another Jones was born. Coincidently, this event occurred while " Raiders of the Lost Ark " was showing in theaters nationwide. The Anthropology Club formed 25 years ago to expose majors or non-majors to its four sub-discipines: Social Cultural, Archaeology, Physical Anthropology, and Linguistics. Michael Winkleman, lecturer for the anthropology department, advised 35 to 40 members and organized meetings at the beginning of each semester. Members also planned four to five field trips for the upcoming semester. Guest speakers were brought in to discuss their profession. " Anthropology majors are trained to know the four sub-disciplines by heart before they go out on any digs, " Jones said. The organization also presented a for anthropology undergraduates and graduates who wanted to present papers for constructive criticism. Members also organized a honor society, Lambda Alpha, for all anthropology majors. ■ Front: Joy Beason, Arianne Phillips, Vanessa Lister; Second row: Sherri Moore, Nikki Jackson, Melodie Burton; Back: Erica Wade, Kendra Owens, Joanna Salawu, Elana Payton. Photo by William Lynam 188 ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA AMERICAN HUMANICS erican Humanics Hiking through the desert brush, Indiana Jones, a senior anthropology major, and Denise Heap, a senior women ' s studies major, examine a rock to determine its value. The organization traveled to Northern Arizona for many field trips. ■ Photo by Erik Guzowski Front: Aaron Sutoan, Cam Jguyen Jennifer Raznick, Jill Bridges, Carrie Gooding, Tanya Fischbeck, Kristine Wood, Mary Krebs, Michael Fisher, Jamie McHose; Second row: Rochelle Hanks, Ryan Clarke, Keith Mohr, Pablo Munoz, Kevin Gustafson, Cindy Theisman; Third row: Kathy Breen, Guillermo Flores, Doreen Fay, Lyn McDonough, Sara Ottinger; Fourth row: Michelle Nardi, Cindy Sands, Jane Barlow, Robert Ashcraft; Back: Sara CDeBaca, Erin Kelly, Brian Gould. Photo by Craig Steeves Security on campus was always an issue for ASU students. To address safety concerns, the Self-Defense catered to the individual need for security. The club taught students to protect in many different ways. Self-defense depended on three very important tactics — concentration, technique and balance. Story by Javier Aurrecoechea The organization met every Tuesday and Thursday night. Throughout the sessions, each members exhibited their sweat, flexibility and control. Individuals were taug ht many different martial art styles and techniques that would come in handy at any given time. Jeffrey Funicello, a senior business administration major and president, founded the club after learning that not many students felt comfortable with the secuirt situation on campus. Funicello wrestled in the varsity sports program. Funicello said , " I feel that martial arts and other styles of defense need to be combined. " He added, " My dad started me from day one as you can see today where it has led me. " Funicello hoped to get a chance at the gold medal at the 1996 Olympics. Funicello ' s class used defense that was called Sambo, which was a combination of wrestling and judo. They also practiced American kick boxing, Muay Thai, Kali, concepts from Ja Shin Do, JKD, Savate and Kempo. Enrico Montegresso, a senior political science major, served as the assistant instructor for the club. He said he joined the organi zation to learn different fighting techniques. Clay Fields, a senior art education was the boxing instructor for the club. In 1987, Fields won the Golden Glove award. Fields said, " My dad got me into this, and it ' s the animal inside of me that allows me to be the best. " Kieran Gallagher, a sophomore undeclared major, also won prizes for his in- volvement in the martial arts, which sparked his interest in the American Self- Defense Club. American Self-Defense Club Front: Eric Santos, Daniel Vidal, Dave Patterson, J. C. Pfeiffer, Mark Farrar, Stefanie Fiery, Hua Tran, Chris Moore; Back: Kieran Gallagher, Greg Richard, Itai Klein, Fredrik Johansson, Jason Scarpati, Jennifer Roberts, Jeff Funicello, Michael Terminetlo, Jose Garcia, Mike Nelson, Clay Fields, Enrico Montegresso. Photo by Craig Steeves 190 AMERICAN SELF-DEFENSE CLUB Aiming for the punching bag, Jeff Funicello, a senior business administration major, practices with Clay Fields, a senior art education major. Funicello served as the main instructor for the American Self-Defense Club. Photo by Craig Steeves Bangladesh Student Association Front: Tipu, Noore Ali, Hasan Mushtaq, Kalim Sobhan; Second row: Tayabur Rahman, Tanvir Manjur, Feras Azam, Sohel Imtiaz; Back: Ahsan, A.H.M. Kamal, Kabir Islam. Photo by Tim Gibbons BANGLADESH STUDENT ASSOCIATON 191 ASSOCIATION OF NORWEGIAN STUDENTS Students joined an organization to meet new people, to grow socially and perhaps, to stay in touch with their heritage. the Association of Norwegian Students Abroad (ANSA) linked Norwegian students at ASU and Arizona with the central office in Norway. ■ Story by Jennifer Mehu The central office worked closely with the Norwegian to disburse information about health care, insurance and financial aid. The organization formed to ease the international transition between the country and Sun Devil country. ANSA provided information on the current events in Norway that may interest students who miss home. The association also organized social events, such as ski trips, soccer and croquet tournaments, and holiday parties, for its members and any other Norwegian students who wanted to participate. Approximately 44 students participated in these events; the majority were members of the organization. Elisabeth Wike, a junior business administration major, recruited new members and served as the contact person. As a recruitment strategy, Wike delivered fliers to the International Student Office on the second floor of the Student Services building. From there, the fliers were sent out to prospective Norwegian ASU students. The International Student Office provided the organization with names and addresses of incoming Norwegian Wike sent them information about the club and hoped for a good turn-out at the beginning of each fall semester. ANSA did not hold regular meetings. Instead, they met once or twice a semester and discussed upcoming social events and points of interest involving the news in Norway. Wike said, " ANSA is a part of home. We are like a big family. " She added, " We spend Christmas, Thanksgiving (complete with the rituals of Norway) and parts of our summer vacation together. " Front: Stian Stovland; Second row: Christian Myhre, Haagen Saether-Larsen, Kristine Holter- Sorensen, Tore Jorgensen, Salim Bekkali; Third row: Anja Katrine Hval, Roy Halvorsen, Anders Gaarder, Andreas Vogt, Elisabeth Wike, Morten Pettersen, Rikard Holm, Nina Johnsen, Fredrik Odegaard, Cathrine Liby, Paul Sundt, Cathrine Hesselmann, Eivind Nasselquist. Photo by Craig Steeves Delta Sigma Pi Balancing the soccer ball, Erik Myhrvold, a graduate software engineering major, takes a shot for the goal. The Association of Norwegian Students Abroad organized social events for all Norwegian students. Photo by Craig Steeves Front: Chris Rieder, Hilary Wallace, Galit Perelman, Claire Lonborg, Natalie Kernen, Lisa Aguirre, Dianna Hatfield, Sonja Wart; Second row: Rachel Wilson, Scott Sovine, Carla Cannova, Misa Esparza, Laura Knoll, Denise Draper, Sarah Eldridge, John Francis; Third row: Houman Najafi, Melissa Starck, Ricky Rojo, Sean Core, Jennifer Cheek, Lorie Henry; Fourth row: Kim Hoffmeyer, Jason Kaderli, Bill Kinsella, Cheri Rieder. Photo by William Lynam DELTA SIGMA PI 193 Dance Co. The organization changed the way perceived this type traditional dance and showed that even young at his was not the case for the ballroom dancing heart can do it too. Story by Nicole Hsu The Ballroom Dance Co. formed in 1992 as a college chapter of the national organizations, United States Ballroom Dance Association (USABDA). Many students expressed an interest in the university ' s ballroom dance courses. An organization provided a competitive and social interaction among other ballroom dancers. 15 members, most of whom had previous ballroom experience, frequently held dances on campus. Experience was not required, and new members were always welcomed. Dancers established a weekly practice session to improve on current and new dance steps and skills, which would prepare them for intercollegiate and local competitions. Alison Sawyer, adviser for the dance co., said, " We hope to expand the interest among the younger generation. Ballroom dancing is not just for the older She added, " It ' s a fun way to bring back couple dancing. " Students learned dances such as the fox-trot, waltz, tango, rumba, cha-cha and the swing. Ballroom dancing gave a great cardiovascular workout for health-conscious individuals. Some members even felt that ballroom dancing gave them discipline for their bodies as well as their minds. " You can ballroom dance anywhere, " Judy Wilson, a junior business major, said. " You and your partner make such beautiful movements. It ' s such a way to express yourself through Wilson joined the Ballroom Dance Co. to improve her skills and to have fun, Wilson said. She felt that the more she practiced, the less she had to think about her techniques. older people making the dance moves. Wilson said, " In a way, I started to feel the dance moves rather than just doing them. " ■ Front: Gagan Gupta, Tony Mena, Sailendra Koppala, Derek Probst; Second row: Tiffany Farha, Jean Bergersen, Temple Blackburn, Judy Wilson, Angela Smith, Carol Herrick, K. Gypsy Warling, Alison Sawyer. Photo by Craig Steeves BALLROOM DANCING COMPANY 0 RGANIZATIONS Practicing for an upcoming competition, Heather Hurlburt, a sophomore psychology major, and Matthew Whitehead, a senior computer science major, cha-cha across the floor. Ballroom dancing also served as a social event. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Circe K Inter Front: Jerry Chandler, Christy Agah, Jennifer Ostrom, Chris Asbill, Michelle Countryman; row: Suzanna Lee, Tyson Nakashima, Sheila Specio, Margie Gee, Candace Jones; Back: David Borough, Kurt Peters, Cathy Bielinski, Rich Strzelecki. Photo by William Lynam CIRCLE K INTERNATIONAL 195 AIDS, rape and alcohol awareness, to many, sometimes went ignored or on campus, but groups such as Peer Speakers Bureau encouraged students to get educated on the important social issues. Li Story by Julia DeSimone and Jennifer Mehu The Peer Speakers Bureau served as advocates of health awareness. They touched upon topics of interest such as stress management and date rape. group believed that young people could relate to their peers better than they could to adults. Deepa Lele, a senior psychology major and the organization ' s president, said she joined the group because she was in counseling people with their Lele said, " I found out later that this was not what the club does. Instead, we spread knowledge about things we are faced with daily. " In her opinion, everyone can gain from at least one of the focused topics. In addition, the group believed that young people could relate to their peers better than adults. Lele said that this was a widely accepted belief. According to Lele, the organization was formed in the peer education classes. After the students s uccessfully completed the course, they advanced to SRD 494 ' , where they trained to be peer speakers. Anne Raynor, adviser, and Danae Rodriquez, health educator, initiated the organization as a chance to gain on issues that were important to all college students. The bureau gave 15-minute lectures that were targeted to the residence halls and education classes. Angie Bass, residence assistant for Alpha Chi Omega and a junior social work major, took advantage of the organization ' s services. In October , she called the to lecture about eating disorders. The group also planned special events to coincide with national celebrations. In December, they commemorated AIDS with the symbolic red ribbons. Th e group tied red ribbons around the palm trees on Palm Road to show the alarming number of people who died from AIDS. Lele said, " We are hoping to make World AIDS Day pronounced as a national holiday. " Business Student Association. Front: Drisana Stingley, Dawn Jones, Glenn Williams; Second row: Donald Clytus, Dana Crumbly, Dean Barnes. Photo by William Lynam 196 BLACK BUSINESS STUDENT ASSOCIATION Preparing her next speech, Deepa Lele, a senior psychology major, lectured to students as a peer. The Peers Speakers Bureau regularly spoke at residence halls to explain the pressing issues of the 90s. Photo by Richard Komurek Black Students Coalition Front: Elana Payton, Sakena Marshall, Sherri Moore, Joanna Salawu; Second row: Loren Broussard, Nichole Wamble, Arianne Phillips, Mercedes Blunt, Kandace Lindsey, Lauren Guyton; Third row: Jeanine Bashir, Kari Smith; Fourth row: Jonathan Scaggs, April Sanabia; Fifth row: Eddie Coleman, Yvett Bardwell, Donna McHenry; Sixth row: Stephen Nolen, Yebabe Mengesha, Dondrell Swanson; Back: Monte Land, Donald Clytus, Jacque Salawu. Photo by William Lynam BLACK STUDENTS COALITION 0 RGANIZATIONS 197 With 14 on campus, the university elected to have a student governing board to help each individual college. The college councils worked as liaisons between students and administrators. Members handled issues that directly affected the Story by Kim Kaan Walter Moralde, a senior communication major, said that each college council worked differently. Moralde, a member of the College of Public Programs college council, said that the councils could be easily compared to the United States government. Each council served as a state, of the council acted as governors and clubs and organizations under each were representative of cities. " I think this is a good way of looking at the college council system, " Moralde said. He also said each council had its own purpose. " Members of the council serve the as a whole by helping with academic services and needs, " Moralde said. " We also serve to unite administration with students. " Each college council operated with the rules that members deemed necessary. Members laid out some guidelines similar to a constitution. Moralde said, " We have an important part of the ASU community. " He added that the council worked closely with ASASU and the Alumni Association. The council also coordinated picnics and SHADOW days. According to Moralde, students from the council work at the college ' s ceremony as ushers and speakers. Every May, ASASU voted on an college chapter that would claim the honors for a year. The College of Public Program captured the latest award. Moralde said, " I think we won this award because the council has become an active organization. " The council was on the verge of being non-existent, but with the help of active members, the council exceeded many of their goals. He said, " We had very high attendance and participation in ASU events, such as the food drives, so I think that was also a reason for the award. " ❑ Front: Kay Farris, Dave Etelson, Mario Mabry, Lynne Files, Elice Foley, Gayle Gibson, Norma Chandler, Erin Penniman, Tina Anderson, Dianne Hatfield. Second Row: Richard Astorga, John De Stefano, Keith Zaborski, Melisa Stark, Frank De Los Santos, Manish Shah, Rosemarie Bracamonte, Steve Kovacs; Back: J.R. Hoffmiester, Peje Kharrazi, Dean Happel, Sean Ebner, Louren Broussard, Art Jacobs, Steve Ilori, Frank Recht, Jill Borreli, Justin Lane, Rossie Turman, Rebecca Rilling, Mike Rogers, Shannon Nolan, Chris Hyslop, Steve Daurio. Photo by Tim Gibbons BUSINESS COLLEGE COUNCIL 198 Explaining upcoming events, Walter a senior communications major, said the colleges benefit from council help. Each college had an individual council with student members. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Front: Katrina Joe, Brenda Redwing, Sam Sekaquaptewa; Second Row: Leontine Earl, Georgia Tsingine, Elmer Roanhorse; Back: Miranda Hoskie, Alicia Martinez. Photo by Paul Mooney AMERICAN INDIAN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING SOCIETY 199 Front: Weilun Lee, Daniel Beckman, So Hui Yu; Second row: David Tuny, Janet Tse, Jennifer Lee, Raymond Tang; Back: Joanne Tang, Henry Leung, Sylvia Chung. Photo by Craig Steeves Chopsticks and fortune cookies. To students, that was the extent. what Asian culture meant to them. Brushstrokes, however, was a student produced journal devoted to exposing Asian-American culture to the It began Imo years ago at the University of Arizona and expanded to Arizona State. The first ASU edition debuted in the spring. Story by Nicole Hsu more about Asian-American culture, and at the same time, learn about the involved in producing mass-media print. Jennifer Lee, a junior international major, said, " It ' s a good experience for me because I ' ve never been involved with the publication process. I ' m a major, so I ' m gaining experience in a field I would otherwise not have the opportunity to be a part of. " Since Brushstrokes was new to campus, finding students to work was difficult, according to Leung. But through word-of-mouth and professor recommendations, the staff grew and they hoped it would continue to grow for the second issue in the spring of 1995. The publication encouraged student submissions of all types. It dealt with such topics as newcomers adjusting to the American lifestyle, gang problems, separatism, and mixed marriages. " Brushstrokes had allowed me to ideas and be aware of more issues pertaining to Asian-Americans, " said So Hui Yu, a junior civil engineering major. " As products of multi-cultures, Asian- Americans have unique experiences that should be voiced. " N The group consisted of 15 students, most of them from Asian backgrounds, such as Chinese, Japanese, and Korean. Although the staff mainly consisted of Asian-American students, one did not need to be of Asian ethnicity to write for the journal. Henry Leung, project coordinator for Brushstrokes, said, " Our goal is to provide a high quality journal addressing Asian-American issues, and to encourage communication and creative expression among students involved and or interested in the Asian culture. " Many staff members hoped to discover Working on their semesterjournal, Henry Leung, a senior electrical engineering major, and Daniel Beckman, a junior electrical engineering major, discuss story ideas. ASU ' s first edition debuted in the spring. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves • Communication Student Association Front: Elizabeth Luloff, Kari Engstrom, Matthew Redding, Kim Vandervoort, Paul Yaszay. Second row: Elizabeth Whipple, Mike Diehl, Michelle Timmins, Julee Rosen, David Reimann. Photo by Tim Gibbons COMMUNICATION STUDENT ASSOCIATION 201 the members of Concerned Arizonans for Animal Rights and Ethics, animal rights meant a vital concern for the well-being of the animals in society. C.A.A.R.E., the 15-member chapter, formed years ago as an affiliate from he non-profit Phoenix group. Story by Nicole Hsu Students educate others about institutionalized abuses of animals. Issues ranged from companion animal consumer product testing, vivisection, factory farming, the destruction of wildlife, and the use of animals as entertainment. Julie Culver, president of the said, " If we can enlighten a few, we ' ve done our job. " The group presented their material through information tables and public demonstrations. For example, when Ringling Bros. and Barnum Bailey Circus entertained at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum, the members rallied outside. They protested against using animals as C.A.A.R.E. members worked on campus during the week. On Wednesdays, research protesters argued on the West Lawn about the use of laboratory animals throughout each school year. Missy Lee, a senior elementary major, said, " It ' s unfortunate that so many students on this campus are unaware of the cruel animal research that takes place at this university. " Lee involved herself with animal rights because she was concerned about the research. Other endeavors on campus included Overpopulation Week, which urged students to spay and or neuter their pets. Members spent several hours a week to distribute literature about their and to answer students ' questions about animal rights. C.A.A.R.E. believed that rationality and self-composure were essential in the information. The group did not condone criminal activity of any nature. Members of C.A.A.R.E. joined together to meet an objective. Rick Bunn, a freshman German major said, " I ' m sick of the inhumane treatment of animals. The people in C.A.A.R.E. are giving a voice to something that doesn ' t have one in our society. " Front: Vaughn Jovi, Nicole Hsu, Vicki Culver, Russell Ben ford; Second row: Michael Decker; Third row: Krista Vogt, Oda Lomax, Kay Jensen, Narendran Thaiyar, Brad Archer, Julie Culver, James Edward. Photo by William Lynam C.A.A.R.E Passing out petitions, Julie Culver, a graduate fine arts major, helps with the next project. C.A.A.R.E. distributed brochures about cruelty to animals. ■ Pho to by William Lynam India Students Association Front: Deepak Lala, Veena Ramamurthy, Jayanth Shankar; Back: Mukund Shenoy, Sunil John, Natarajan Srinivasan. Photo by Paul Mooney INDIA STUDENTS ASSOCIATION oRGANIZATIONS As the Phoenix Suns clinched the ' Western Conference Championship, the of its players and its cF ach increased. Paul Westphal, one of the hottest NBA coaches, was in high demand as guest speaker. Story by Kim Kaan Though, Campus Crusade for Christ, a Christian managed to reach him. They brought in a huge crowd at the Life Sciences building. Westphal agreed to speak to the students because he believes in the Bible and he enjoyed sharing his knowledge of the religion. He said, " I am interested in students spreading the gospel, and I think that is very impor- tant. " Campus Crusade for Christ held meetings on Thursday nights where they adapted a television theme, " Thursday Night Live " to conduct their meetings. Students share their interest in God through songs, games and other For example, the organization held a three-point shooting contest where winners would get a free meal from a local fast-food restaurant. Members also related personal experiences. One student spoke about her mission to Transylvania. There, she learned to appreciate life in the United States for its protected freedoms. She said that life in Romania was slow. The people waited in long lines for food and traveled on crowded buses. She would speak to university students about her relationship with Jesus Christ. At the beginning of his speech, he said, " We take so much for granted, so we can only appreciate what has been said about other societies. " He said he began playing basketball as a young boy. He would practice with his brother, and eventually, convinced him to play on the big guys ' team. " I have never earned a honest day ' s work, " Westphal said, noting that he had always made a living from playing He added that the best games he ever played was against his brother and father. Westphal said, " We never had better competition than playing in the backyard. " On religion, Westphal said, " God is speaking to us through t he Bible. " He added that Christianity has to be kept in perspective. He said, " A faith in God doesn ' t make you a great basketball player. " ■ GETTING Association Front: Keiko Honna, Dean Drosos, Scott Miller, Kristine Carlson, Scott Krajack, Heidi Shea, Ara Mihranian, Jeremy Wilson, Jesse Drake, Ricardo Toris, David Blanco. Photo by Sky Collins AMERICAN PLANNING ASSOCIATION Reviewing the agenda, Ken a senior journalism major, meets with Paul Westphal, head coach of the Phoenix Suns, before the meeting. Members of Campus Crusade for Christ held " Thursday Night Live " every month. Photo by William Lynam Front: Cathy Jalet; Back: Chelsea Bohner, Linda Henry, Shayne Bohner, Jennifer Brewster, Davin Gaddy, Jennifer Barron, Rebeccalyn Jenson, Jenson-St. John, Annette Wheeler, Cynthia Harding, Blair Verner, Arielle West, Lou Horowitz. Photo by William Lynam CAMPUS UNITED PAGAN S Kroger said, " We require the college buddies to visit with their buddy two to three times a month on th eir own . " She said, " These one-to-one outings may consist of going to the movies, going to the park, or simply running errands. " Kroger was involved in the Best Buddies Program while attending the University of Arizona. When she transferred to ASU, Todd Pierce, her regional manager, asked her to set up the program here. The ASU program began in Aug. where Kroger recruited new members once a year. " The reason why I recruit once year is because this is such a structured that I can ' t have people coming in all during the year wanting to get matched up, and also, it ' s a small close-knit Kroger said. During an organizational meeting , Kroger showed students a video about the Best Buddies program. She interviewed each person and if they ' re still interested, she matched them up with a " buddy. " Once a college student became an official " college buddy " that person was required to commit one-year to the program. Kara Nelson, a college buddy and a junior broadcasting major, said, " I was interested in Best Buddies because I was involved in a lot of volunteer work while in high school. " Nelson added, " I think our community and society should have a better of the mentally challenged. " She said that to begin this understanding, people need to improve the as individuals. " People should not worry about how to communicate with them, " Nelson said. " It ' s o.k. to laugh along with them as long as you don ' t laugh at them. " Best buddies of America, a national organization, came to ASU to form with mentally challenged high school students The organization, which was widely by special education professionals, matched " college buddies " with " high school buddies. " Story by Cindy Coldiron Kathy Kroger, chapter director at ASU, worked closely with Beth Goyette, a special education coordinator at Tempe High School, to match up the buddies. Front: Delece Skaggs; Second row: Julie Antilla, Michelle Kusmider, Sandra Kimm, Ashley Le, Leighann Shank, Erick Raub, Tina Critchley; Third row: Denise Carvey, Carla Baker, Tiffany Ditchek, Umayok Gilbert, Joe Hinsberg, Jeff Bormann, Natasha Pierro; Back: Armand Hernandez, Andrea Conlisk, Roy Ramos, Rodd Whisel, Joey Brudnock, Brian McIntyre, Jason Redwing, Travis Feyen, Chris Hopkins, Galt Pettett, Derek Haverkamp. Photo by Craig Steeves 206 JUSTICE STUDIES STUDENT ASSOCIATION Planning their next trip, Kara Nelson, a junior journalism major, eats pizza with her high school buddy. College students ser ved as mentors in the Best Buddies program. Photo by Erik Guzowski Front: Lara Oglesby, Melinda Konicke, Dorinda Cole, Ray Jordt, Shirley Adelmann, Lynette Wentzell; Second row: Tuyet Nguyen, Sandra Kimm, Carrie Patterson, Barbara Murry, Liz Tierney, Janell Wright, Donna Gordon, Tri Nguyen; Third row: Armand Hernandez, Mindy Adams, Patrick Kaser, Shawn Douglas, Nicole Frost, Nancy Conrady, Kristen Meaders. Photo by William Lynam GAMMA BETA PHI 0 RGANIZATIONS September marked the one-year anniversary since the Student Life office and the Student Health Center hosted the SHARE which also served as a non-profit organization. FoodSHARE encouraged people donate two hours of the iit time t the of their choice in exchange for food. ■ Story by Kim Phillips Charlotte Flis, FoodSHARE coordinator for Student Life and a senior recreation major, said, " A food package costs plus two hours of volunteer time. " She also said that food packages varied from month to month, but they always had fruits and vegetables, canned goods, meat and other staples. Theodore Stone, a FoodSHARE registrar at the Adult Re-Entry Center, prices of FoodSHARES ' packages at local grocery stores. He found the savings to be approxiamtely $20 per package, which equalled 50 of grocery costs. Stone, a senior computer systems major, said, The benefit is the opportunity to cut food costs, while your community. " " You can volunteer anywhere you want as long as what you ' re giving qualifies, " Stone added. FoodSHARE distributed food once each month. Participants paid for their food packages in advance and notified the organization if the packages could not be picked up. Angela Barone, an administrative in the Women ' s Studies program, participated in FoodSHARE during its first year at ASU. She said that there was an exchange table that allowed people to swap items of equal value. " Some people don ' t eat pork, for and they can exchange it for like pasta and peanuts, " Barone said. There were no requirements for Any ASU student, faculty Any, staff or non-ASU person could participate as long as they registered in advance and volunteered two hours of their time. People paid cash or food stamps. " This program is for anyone who can benefit in food savings and likes to help other people, " Barone said. L Golden Key Front: Chris Perszyk-Cox, Lisa Kay Pantier, Renee Bellezza, Richelle Madasz; Second row: Chris Malone, Steve Wilson, Catherine Parker, Leslie Reeves, Inki Kim; Third row: Mike Lewis, Michelle Mayer, Joanna Vinluan, Suwichana Lowery, Vinette Cowart. Fourth row: Alan Holcomb, Evan Abbott, Paula Vinluan, David Strow. Photo by Tim Gibbons GOLDEN KEY NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY Loading her food package, Stella Lane, a facilities management employee, earns her discounted food through volunteering. Volunteers earned a $13 food package by working in the community. Photo by William Lynam Front: Niki Toannou, TeAnn Ginakes, Natasa Christodoulidou, Stella Loannidou, Katerina Leftheri, Anastasia Economou, Katerina Homata; Second row: Lazoros Hoppas, Pavlos Andrea Hadjipavlis, Anthony Nathanael, Stavros Avgoustides; Third row: Athauasios Mauolidakis, Christos Komodromos, Stelios Zarvos; Fourth row: Philips Loizou, Demetri Savvides, Petros Theocharides, Anthony Kyriakides; Back: Gerry Kagadis, Kitsios Kyriakos, Katisbos Komstautivos. Photo by William Lynam HELLENIC ASSOCIATION 209 With the concern of gun control on the rise, members the Gu n Devils made safe-shooting top priority. The organization geared members maintain a safe environment while on a range. Story by Kim Kaan Jeff Patten, a senior justice stu dies major, served as president and he said that he hoped through the organizations, members will instill good safety habits. " We always want to provide amendment awareness because the Constitution gives the right to own a firearm, " Patten said. He said that the group also supports members ' sporting endeavors. Several members participated in collegiate matches throughout the United States. Patten said, " The shot-gun team went to a national meet in Illinois and placed 6th overall. He added, " It was great because it was our first time at the competition, and we were up against teams from Harvard and the Air Force. " Members supplied their own funding for traveling expenses, including airfare. " We have some real good shooters who are willing to go at their own expense to compete, " Patten also said. Although the campus did not have their own shooting range, members were hoping that the university would eventually establish one. Until then, members used local facilities, depending on what activity. Patten said, " We do not have one particular shooting range in the Valley. " The Gun Devils provided an outlet for recreation, competition and for possible career training. Patten said that he was preparing to I work in the military. To others, he said, shooting catches their interest. " A lot of members like to watch the sport on ESPN, " he said. Others kept up on the latest political news about gun control and the Brady Bill. The group worked with the American Rifle Association for support. Patten said, " We keep a close association with the ARA because they provide insurance for our organization through club membership. " He also said that both ASU students and faculty were members of the group. Front: B. R. Burg, C. T. Chan, Ken Clarke, Jeffrey Patten, Suresh Pallamreddy, S. Albin Hozmes. Photo by Craig Steeves GUN DEVILS 0 RGANIZATIONS Focusing their concentration, Jeffrey Pattern, a graduate justice studies major, and Charles C.T. Chan, a freshman aerospace engineering major, practice on the range. The Gun Devils emphasized the importance of safety. Photo by Craig Steeves Hong Kong Students Association Front: ChwanLee Foo, Ervin Ng; Secont row: Karen Lao, Maisy Wai, Man Chan, Kant Lai, James Wong; Third row: Angeline Wong, Fanny Yau, Deborah Lee, Ken Hong, Edward Tang; Forth row: Alice Yip, Anna Jung, Dily Li, Ang Hah Siang, Joanne Chan. Photo by William Lynam HONG KONG STUDENTS ASSOCIATION 211 In an decade where diversity seemed concern everyone, the Asian Coalition decided to link the 14 Asian The org nization served as a between each of the groups and created a strong Asian student community. by Nicole Hsu Kwok-Keong Lin, co-chairman of the coalition said, " We sponsor and coordinate social, educational and cultural in order to promote cultural diversity, academic excellence, leadership and unity among Asian L He also said, " The coalition is also here to represent the interests of Asian by serving as a resource center. " The student organization joined together to have fun and promote their diverse cultures. The Asian Coalition sponsored its first annual Mini-Olympics at Daly Park. The students competed in events, such as volleyball, basketball, softball and tug-of- war. Members felt that social activity was one of the most important factors in the coalition ' s unity. " I think the social events in the Asian Coalition are the best part of the Suzanna Lee, a junior accounting major, said. She added, " They give students a chance to relax and interact with the other (Asian) groups. " Besides social interaction, the coalition also promoted cultural awareness. The coalition also sponsored its first Asian Culture Week. The Asian Coalition also encouraged its members to get involved with Leadership 2000, an ASU Student Life-sponsored weekend retreat on Jan. 13-16 in Prescott, Ariz. Through this annual retrea t, the Student Life office intended to promote cultural diversity by inviting students from all ethnic and social groups to come and share their personal experiences with other interested students. Multi-cultural relations were important to understand where their culture fit in with other ethnic student organizations. " The coalition is a critical support system for both Asian and Asian-American students on our campus, " said David Tung, a senior marketing major. Front: Pejman Kharrazi, Shahpar Shahpar; Second row: Roya Rajabian, Fariborz Feizi, Hessam Shahbazi; Back: Siamak Radfar, Mahin Hemmati. Photo by Aimee Tenney IRANIAN CULTURE ORGANIZATION Sitting at a committee meeting, Mayumi Tsuburaya, a junior broadcasting major, contributes to her group ' s discussion. She was a member of the Japanese Student Association, which was part of the Asian Coalition. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Japanses Student Association Front: Akiko Kasuya, Chikako Yoshida, Etsuko Reiman, Scott Rust, Mika Akikuni; Second row: Kim Hughes, David Lewis, Mayumi Tsuburaya, Vicky Chan, Jennifer Lee; Back: Todd Judkins, Jim Conner, Mark Borowski, Stanley Scheet. Photo by William Lynam JAPANESE STUDENT ASSOCIATION 213 Arizona State University does not have classics department. Therefore, Solis Diaboli Classics Club has taken upon itself the duty of " keeping classics alive Jade Corn, president of said she was disappointed that ASU did not offer a classics curriculum. Story by Nachammai Raman Although 10 professors claimed they were well-acquainted with classical studies of the Greek and Latin literary traditions, the university could not provide a full curriculum for interested students. " That ' s why we pay honorariums to people from U of A to come and lecture here, " said Corn. The club started an exchange program between ASU and U of A about three years ago for professors to give lectures and " enrich the classical curriculum. " According to Corn, There were plenty of " ancient courses " at ASU, but these were not consolidated into a department and a specific field of study. The club did not cater to a very large membership, but the interest was there. I The few dedicated members were people who were keenly interested in all aspects of the classics. Corn said that the organization helped the members gain a greater knowledge and to understand the diversity of the classics. The organization promoted learning of Latin and Greek, which served as the " bases for western civilization. " Members also staffed events at the Junior Classical League (JCL) contests. They performed skits and other events where students exhibited their knowledge about ancient civilization. The club organized at least three lectures every semester on different topics, ranging from literature to marriages. Corn said that Solis Diaboli is more like a hobby. To many, he said it might be " small little stuff. " But, to him, the classics inspired his interests and was serious in nature. Front: Nathan Evans, Johannes Lauterborn, Karen Linda, Ivy Hognlein, Peggy O ' Neill; Second row: Erica Feuerbacher, Mary Irving, Holly Eck, Travis Gallion; Third Row: Emily Smith, Michelle Young, Vanessa Waite, Kevin Myer, Kim Demarchi; Back row: David Marx, Ted Humphrey. Photo by William Lynam 214 HONOR DEVILS Reciting lines from Socrates, Jade Corn, president for Solis Diaboli, believes there is an increasing interest in the classics. The organization maintained the beauty of Latin and Greek works by recognizing them at meetings. Photo by Rick Escalante Front: Rosalyn Munk, Christine Millan, Jerry Poteet, Dave Taylor, Viola Fuentes; Second row: Sheila Kloefkorn, David MazMurtrie, David Tung, Christa Justus, DeAnn Frank, Luke Tigaris, Susan Sutliffe, Judy Schroeder. Photo by Tim Gibbons MUAB EXECUTIVE BOARD 215 With more than 300 organizations, ASU allowed everyone to form an around their interests. Aviators aspiring aviators even created a group to meet their interests. The Precision Flight Team was or anyone with an interest in the aviation industry. With an interest in flying, members used their .rganization as a competitive and social event. Story by Renee Caruss could view the pilots ' skills and the integral parts of their aircrafts. Littell said, " It was a very fun and busy year this year, because we ' re putting on a safecon. " He added that it took a vast amount of time to schedule everything. " " We have to organize eveything, which includes working with the city and the airports, " Littell said. He said, " We also have to make sure that everything is ok with the flight school. " The aviation program, according to Littell, was very popular among members. Through safecon, members discplined themselves and honed their skills. Littell said that the majority of his had the long-term career goal to become an aviator. The 15-members organization facilitated the aviation students ' needs. Littell said that there are not many requirements to become a Precision Flight Team member. " The qualifications are just $20 for dues, and a license to fly — nothing else, " he added. In addition, he said that his organization was not meant for instruction. Dustin Littell, president of the Precision Flight Team and a senior aeronautical management major, said that they also networked with professionals in the field. Littell, " This organization is important because it is a good way to network people in this field. " He added that he has met several airline captains and FAA employees through the Precision Flight Team. He also competed in what he called " safecon events. " Safecon events centered around local competition in which interested people Front: Mathew Salcido, Phoebe Moore, Viola Fuentes, Jerry Poteet. Photo by William Lynam MUAB FILM COMMITTEE 0 RGANIZATIONS Testing the engine, Dustin a senior aeronautical management major, checks the necessary functions before take off. The Precision Flight Team offered a competitive aspect to members. Photo by Craig Steeves MUAB Gallery Front: Pam Householder, Jennifer Cruz, Millan, Naga Lachmanan; Second row: Sander Alisky, Marilyn DeMoss, Rabia Page, Sam Cunningham, Rosalyn Munk. Photo by Craig Sleeves MUAB GALLERY MUAB RECREATION COMMITTEE 218 Getting acquainted, Manuel Hernandez, foreign language professor, and Roxann Ramos, a freshman chemical engineering major, plan to meet again. Hernandez looked forward to being the adviser for MeCHa ■ Photo by Craig Steeves MUAB Recreation Committee Front: Cris Ekadis, DeAnn Frank, Kim Hice, Olivia Berber, Sander Alisky; Second row: Wahab Abdin, Lara Ellis, Alicia Morrison, Judy Baker, Naga Lachmanan, Charles Lucas, Robert Fisher; Third row: David Winter, Scott Rothwell, Pete Gasca, Karen Jordan, Kelly Clements, Misty Fruchey, Todd Lutton. Photo by Tim Gibbons El Movimiento Estudiantil Chicano de Aztlan (MeCha), the most prominent club on served as an educational and political forum for those with the Chicano community. In a 1969 conference at the University of California. at Santa l arbara, organizers of MeCHa helped Chicano students to become a major lobby during the civil rights movement. Story by Amy Tillis The group motivated students to cultural activities through week-long events. Every year, MeCHa sponsored " La Semana Cultural, " a celebration of Chicano heritage. Armando Torres, a senior biology major and president of MeCHa said, " La Semana Cultural makes the campus community, as well as the outside communities, aware of our culture. " For students actively involved in MeCHa, the year proved to be very demanding and rewarding. The ASU chapter was chosen to host the annual National M.E.CH.A. Conference from April 15-17, 1994. Approximately 1,500 students from all over the United States came to ASU to attend workshops and to listen to affluent Chicano speakers. ASU last hosted the national conference in 1981. Ed Delci, academic adviser in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and MeCha, said he was very proud of his students. He said, " Because we are hosting the national conference, both the motivation and the drive of the students to display their heritage is very high. " The national conference also commorated the 25th anniversary of the national organization. The conference was held in memory for Mexican leader Cesar Chavez. Front: Kathy Patino, Roxann Ramos, Carlos Diaz, Marysela Bonillas, Danielle Santa Cruz, Maria Elena Contreras, Janet De La Concha, Veronica Robles, Maria Mendoza, Victoria Woo, Guillermina Valles, Lucy Davila, Angel Mendida, Armando Torres; Second row: Lorenzo Botello, Jerome Fresques, Jose Martinez Barbara Esquivel, Magda Porras, Jose Maldonado, Sandra Marquez, Veronica Hernandez, Melina Enzarraga, Tomas Reveles, Paul Lopez, Alex Oida, Alberto Vasquez; Third row: Margie Garcia, Sabrina Gonzalez, Gilberto Escalante, Alfonso Matias, Gaby Lopez, Rafael Reyes, Brenda Sanchez, Jose Delatorre, Andres Contreras, Jose Malvido Jr; Fourth row: Sandra Romero, Cordelia Candelaria, Gabriel Pedrego, Silvana Renteros, Brenda Sanchez; Back: Juanita Murrieta, Ed Delci, Hector Ortiz, Todd Judkins, Leroy Trujillo, Rick Chavolla, Chris Hernandez, Victor Luevano, Mike Rizo. Photo by Craig Steeves MECHA 0 RGANIZATIONS Music, to members of the Pitchforks, came without any work. all-female singing group made music with their own voices as they sang musical programs without accompaniment. The group chose to differentiate themselves from other choral groups by singing a cappella (without instruments). A Story by Kim Kaan Denise Gooding, a senior accounting major, said she loves singing, which convinced her to join. She just heard an informal recording, and she was hooked. " We are a unique group because we do not get credit for our performances, " she said. " We just do it because we love it. " Approximately 13 women perform with group each semester, but according to Gooding, the number fluctuates. Although Pitchforks is a campus organization, audition are necessary to determine the overall sound of the group. Gooding said that although the excluded men from their group, there were several organization that were similar for them. She also said that ASASU supported their performances and helped them with an exchange program where they in conjunction with a men ' s group in Boulder, Colo. The women practiced every Sunday and Tuesday for hours, but the practice often worked in their behalf. The Pitchforks performed at local bars and arenas. Gooding said the group was looking forward to singing at the America West Arena. Although they mostly volunteered to perform, they also used their signing to gain some profit. They delivered singing telegrams for a small price on Valentine ' s Day. " I also think our music sets us apart from other singing groups, " Gooding said. She added, " We sing everything from modern to gospel, " noting that they have performed to songs by R.E.M. and James Taylor. They also held holid ay performances, especially around the Christmas season, in the Memorial Union. ■ Front: Gretchen Ringvelski, Tammy Barratt, Heather Hookala, Denise Fraga, Denise Gooding, Julie Bolt, Maya Walia, Nina Cartier, Kelly Pott, DeeDee Quintero, Tana Schweitzer, Rebecca Moore, Ashli Oliver. Photo by Craig Steeves 220 PITCHFORKS Hitting the high note, Denise Fraga, a graduate music major, practices her musical talents. The Pitchforks depended solely on their voices for music. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Front: Linda Drummond, Shannon Gallagher, Susan Sutliffe, Monique Walsh, Cassandra Koenig, Charles Lucas, Buddy Early. Back row: Linda Drummond, Wahab Abdin, Leon Li, Lisa Frieder, Leila Anders, Misty Fruchey, Sander Alisky. Photo by William Lynam MUAB SPECIAL EVENTS 221 With a second identity and a story line, members of the Role-Playing Club took a whole other dimension to their everyday lives. Even though the story lines may have seemed very realistic, members knew it was just game. Erica Gonzales and Kim Kaan Corbet Rinehart, president of the Role-Playing Club and a sophomore engineering and applied science major, said that a game is an easy fantasy to fulfill. " A role-playing game is a game in which a player takes on a character ' s identity and plays in an imaginary setting, working with others to accomplish a mutual goal, " Rinehart said. Although many people believed it was just a pastime, members played the games to expand helpful skills. Role players learned communication skills, leadership, and an ability to work in a group. Erica Gonzales, a freshman pre-med major, said that her friend too her to one meeting and she was hooked. " You are allowed to choose any but it has to meet a certain guideline, " Gonzales said. She said she liked to play mysterious people. She also said, " You are given a part in which you have the challenge to finish the situation. " Because the club met only two days a week, the story line lasted one week or several depending on the situation. Gonzales also said that she enjoyed being characters who pratice magic. " You really do not have to know how to be a magician. You just pretend, " she added. The role-playing games was like the game, Dungeons and Dragons, according to Gonzales. " I like that you can change your entire appearance during these games. It is like an escape from the real world, " Gonzales added. Rinehart said that characters depend on real-life or fictional places to guide them through their situation. He said he was not concerned about participation and a lack of story lines. " Anyone who needs a place to game can come to me. Consider this club the home for wayward gamers, " Rinehart added. ■ Front: Tuyet Nguyen, Jon Lujan, Cindy Schorzman, Laura Boyd, Aimee Ptacek, Ricky Rojo, Elisha Fiore, Tiffany Hagan, Cindy Chong. Second row: Emma Mejia, Paula Vinluan, Valerie Miller, Michael Chu, Alison Money, Paul Thompson, Joyce Kartchuer. Third row: Florey Holmes, Willow Beres, Tricia Mitchell, Joanne Howell, Enji Yassin, Paul Biwan. Photo by William Lynam REACH oRGANIZATIONS 222 Playing his next game with dice, Corbet Rinehart, a sophomore engineering and applied science major, gives another story line. The Role-Playing Club adapted new identities at their meetings. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves Front: Patrick O ' Rourke, Tila Gowen, Diana Logan, Susan Kricun, Melissa Pizzo, Mike Lehnhardt. Photo by William Lynam PRSSA oRGANIZATIONS 223 Marijuana served as a recreation interest many students. some, it was a habit. For others, it was a cause. Scott Holland, a senior international business and Spanish major, felt there was a need to support the reformation f marijuana laws. Story by Carlyn Greco Holland, founder of Students for N.O.R.M.L. (National for the Reform of Marijuana Laws), said the founding of the organizat ion began when some concerned lawyers in Washington D.C. filed suit against the federal government. These lawyers claimed the use of should be allowed for medical relief for chemotherapy patients. After Hugh Hefner heard of the issue, the lawyers allegedly claimed he donated $1 million dollars to fund their cause. GETTING The college chapter held weekly for its 100 members. Holland said he initiated the chapter when he saw too many people for possessing any amount of marijuana in their homes. He said that Arizona has a zero policy against possession of hemp. " There aren ' t any checks and balances in this system, " said Holland. Students mainly wanted to reform the laws about marijuana and to lobby for its medical use as well as educate the campus community. N.O.R.M.L. also patrolled concerts and warned people with bullhorns to avoid the purchase of any illicit drugs because police tried to get people to buy and use drugs. Holland believed the concert prevented unnecessary crimes. Holland and N.O.R.M.L. also worked to put an " Aim Hi " initiative on the voters ' ballot in 1994. The initiative would legislate the legal use of marijuana on the ballot. Each state would decide the legal age for purchase and the use of hemp products. Bill Green, president of Arizona for N.O.R.M.L. used an analogy to explain his opinion. He said, " Arizona for N.O.R.M.L. tries to do for the world something that is similar to mending an injured animal. With any animal, when you go to clean the wound, it tends to bite you. " ■ Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers Arizona State University Front: Brenda Novak, Robert Ortega, Sam Sekaquaptewa; Second row: Ana Luisa Vega, Hilda Soto, George Vega, Nathan Bautista, Nino Garcia; Third row: Cristina Romero, Ray Coronado, Raul Monreal, Stephanie Vela, Emilio Brugueras, Adam Leyba, Donna Martinez; Fourth row: Javier Aurrecoechea, Luis Lopez, Thomas Rodriguez, Flor Aguilar, Julia Perez, Dolores de la Torre, Mario Trujillo; Fifth row: Danny Vingochea, Jose Ramirez, Jose Alfredo Cossio, Albert Garcia, Carlos Feliciano; Back: Alejandro Gonzalez, Miguel Marquez, Alex Pacheco, Adan Tinoco, Leonardo Mayen. Photo by Tim Gibbons SOCIETY OF HISPANIC PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS Rolling a demonstration hemp stick, Jason Hackett and Brad sophomore undeclared majors, gather on the West Lawn to show their support for reformation laws. N.O.R.M.L. supported the use of hemp for medical use. Photo by William Lynam RESIDENCE HALL ASSOCIATION 225 Hall Association Front: Paul Johnson, Casey Self, Keith Menard, William Weston; Back: Patrick Baker, Tina Nunziato, R.J. Sunderman, Kevin Myer, Kolby Granville, Brandy Aguilar. Photo by William Lynam Working on his on-line computer service, Darrell Shandrow, a sophomore CIS major, keys in his data. The Visually Impaired student organization helped blind students through their problems. ■ Photo by Sky Collins Student Association Front: Raul Fulinara, Margie Amora, Wendy De Los Reyes, Edith Lao; Second row: Maynard Andrade, Maria Ballecer, Bud Doronio, Ellen Lao, Ray Ybarraguirre; Third row: Janet Fernandez, Jonathan Balle cer, Jake Ballecer, Jonathan Santos. Photo by Craig Sleeves 226 PHILIPPINE STUDENT ASSOCIATION To many, the thought of their sight or hearing was unimaginable. To others, it was not an option, so mem-bers of the Visually Impaired Students organization worked with blind or visually impaired students to help with campus programs and facilities. ■ Story by Renee Caruss Darrell Shandrow, president of Visually Impaired Students and a sophomore business major, said, " We look for solutions to common problems for the visually and the blind. " Shandrow, who is blind, added, " We are also a support group. We look to improve accommodations. For example, we are trying to make the Common ' s computer equipment accessible for us. " He also said that members warn and educate the public to avoid petting the seeing-guides dogs because it was for both the blind person and the pet. According to Shandrow, stereotypes about blind students and the visually impaired, like many, were not true. Shandrow said, " We do not need to get around, and we do not worry about mobility skills because we have decent mobility skills already. " He added that he had other concerns, such as the access to the equipment inside the Computer Commons. " We need access to the computer speech programs at the Commons, and they still have not properly installed this equipment, " Shandrow said. He added, " In my opinion, they shouldn ' t have even opened that building until the equipment was properly installed and everything was ready. " Shandrow also had concerns about the safety of construction around the campus. He said, " Construction workers are to put their barrier ropes low enough, so that we can touch it with our cane. " He also said, " Sometimes, this does not happen, and it is just frustrating. " Despite his concerns, Shandrow said, " We are not trying to be rivals. " " We just want things to be accessible to us, and we are willing to work with people. " ASU was one of the best campuses for the visually impaired, according to Shandrow. " All we ask for is respect, " he added. Front: Derek Gwee, Chee Ching, Hannah Leong, Morieuati Hashirt; Second row: Melvin Chua, Yoshi Ikurumi, Anton Sia, Charles Chan, Bernard Ng; Third row: Jew Pean Lim, Gregory Danker, Ram Mirwang, Balausbramaniam R. ; Back: Ahmad Aziz Basrael, Amaresh Mirwani, Kenneth Ng, Sharan Ramaswamy. Photo by William Lynam SINGAPORE STUDENT ASSOCIATION 0 RGANIZATIONS 227 Winds at high speeds and flying high in the sky thrilled members of Devils On (DOA). OA, also known as the Skydiving Club, offered action-packed thrills a few daring students. Wh n the club initiated, 150 students showed an interest in taking the plunge. Story by Carlyn Greco As reality set, membership dwindled. For those who pursued membership, DOA was an adventure. Brian Hajjar, a sophomore architecture major and president of the Skydiving Club, said that students are daring to accept the objectives of the club. Hajjar also said, " There is no better adrenaline rush than the one you get skydiving. " DOA members carpooled to Eloy, Ariz. to avoid the big city lights and dangerous landing sites when they skydived. The town of Eloy was approximately one hour from Tempe. Once they reached an altitude of 13,500 feet, they had a minute of free-falling where they caught their breaths from the initial jump. Then, they held each other ' s arms and legs to practice falling in formations. Prices for the jumps, which were membership dues, decreased as more jumps were made. The average cost for three jumps topped $125. For the next six or seven jumps, the price reduced to $80 per jump. After nine or 10 jumps, students were considered professional practicers, which lowered the fee of each jump to $16. The organization hoped to receive enough funding to buy their own equipment before the end of the year because the cost of renting equipment was costly move for interested members. Scott McLaine, a junior public programs major and vice president of DOA, advised beginners to stay calm if they become scared. " The best thing to do is look down before you jump because you will not want to jump if you ' re not ready, " he added. Front: Ron McLellan, Mark Ozog, Laura Jevnikar, Zeyad Al-Husaini. Photo by Craig Steeves Jumping from an elevation of 13,500 feet, Dave Donnelly, a sophomore engineering major, and Bryan Staley, a junior architecture major, float down to Eloy, Ariz. with an ASU banner in their hands. Courtesy of the Skydiving Club S.T.A.R.S. Association Front: Vacenio Warren, Dawn Williams, Bryan Storriff, Chandra Deal; Second row: Jeanine Bashin, Michael Bowman, Marcus Delgado; Third Row: Elena Payton; Back: Monte Land, Jacque Salawu. Photo by William Lynam S.T.A.R.S. ASSOCIATION 0 RGANIZATIONS 229 The Middle Ages, only known through history books, were a point of interest for students in the College of Brymstone. Brymstone was not an academic college in the university. Instead, it was the name given to the ASU chapter of the Society of Creative ■ Story by Kim Kaan Frank Eager, a junior art education major, said that the college has been part of ASU for a decade. The organization boosted its status as the largest group in the nation. The group relived the medieval traditions through jousting, sword fighting and arts and crafts. " We re-enact the Middle Ages in the way we would have liked it, " Eager said. He added, " Our group is like something you would see in Excaliber or the Three Musketeers. " The organization ' s interest was to know as much as members possibly could, but their interest was not taken to an extreme. " We do not want to be a particular person from that time; we just want to GETTING understand that time period. " He also said the Middle Ages were very barbaric, and even though, it was difficult to maintain that expectation, the group managed to stay concrete. They did not support ideas and beliefs about unicorns and other situations of fantasy. Members dressed up in the traditional garb, which were individually made by each member, and copied from historical books and documents. Eager said that they follow the nobility system that had previously existed. knighthood was a very honorable status. " To become a high-ranking noble, you must be a very well-rounde d person, " Eager said. " You have to know how to cook, sew and clean as well as fight with two different kinds of weapons. " He also said members know the traditional dances and songs. They even their own codes of honor and practice calligraphy. The highest position was king and queen. Members who win this honor ruled the kingdom for six months. Society for Creative Anachronism Front: Deborah Jackson; Second Row: Shawn Beyer, Jenn Wing; Back: Doug Stewart, Jake Hoehl, David Gish. Photo by Craig Steeves SOCIETY FOR CREATIVE ANACHRONISM 0 RGANIZATIONS 230 Protecting his honor, Frank Eager, a junior art education major, prepares for battle. The College of Brymstone staged the Middle Ages for recreation. Photo by Craig Steeves Society Professional Journalists. Front: Julia De Simone, Lisa Baniewicz, Valerie Lopez, Estelle Sirkin, Buffy Crosby; Back: Dennis Russell, Kim Kaan, Heather Lanese, Samantha Burtless, Kara Nelson. Photo by William Lynam SOCIETY OF PROFESSIONAL JOURNALISTS The Student Admissions Relations Team, or START, formed to help students in the necessary, but tedious tasks of applying and choosing a college. START assisted the Office of Admissions with the recruiting and the orientation of ASU students. Story by Amy Tillis The 40 members conducted individual admissions for prospective students, ran the ASU Visitation Center and gave classroom visitations. They also assisted with walk-in appointments. START began in 1985 when there was a proposal for a student volunteer team to help the admissions office with marketing and class visitations, along with giving them general support. Bob Hancock, assistant director for school relations and a START adviser, said, " There were so many inquiries into ASU that it was impossible for the staff to get all of the information out. " Along with helping recruit students, START also sponsored many other One of their chief projects was to the ASU Family Weekend. " Family Ties, " the theme, was devised and organized by the members of START. Parents ' weekends was held in October. They also attended a retreat where they were trained in all of the admissions processes. STAR T supported events in which and out-of-state students state would spend an evening with President Coor. Suma Mathai, a sophomore undeclared major, said, " Many of the volunteers are involved in other activities, but that is good because they can bring their varied expertise to START. " Students volunteered a minimum of at least two hours per week at the ASU Visitation Center desk located in the Services building and contributed approximately three to four more hours doing other various tasks. There was a wide variety of students involved in the program. Each START member must have a 2.75 grade point average and maintain an enthusiastic at- titude toward ASU. Hancock said, " One aspect in which all of the volunteers are alike is that they are all dedicated Sun Devils. " Front: John Malik, Oron Arbogast, Margy Cummings, Michael Chu, Susan White, Aundrea Bakken, Alina Hutchison; Second row: Roxie Forsythe, Erick Johnson, Tiffany Halperin, Cathy Bielinski, Ivy Bohnlein, Suma Mathai; Third row: Eve Landrum, Victor Sidy, Ninette Carlson, Rachel Schmit, Heather Penniman, Eddie Genna; Back: Christa Justus, Peter Ranger, Grant Whitmore, David Marx. Photo by Tim Gibbons START oRGANIZATIONS 232 Assisting with the advisory board, Grant Whitmore, a senior archeology major, conducts his own business. Members of START worked with the admissions office as student liasions. ■ Photo by William Lynam Students for Choice Front: Trina Winn, Scott Jamieson, Emily Astof; Back:Alison Burns, Erica Galinski, Rebecca Baker. Photo by Jennifer Mehu STUDENTS FOR CHOICE 233 Tucked away in the basement of the Matthews Center, dedicated students worked under pressure with their daily headlines. Members at the State Press, the independent daily campus newspaper, practice their journalism and pagination to produce the paper students to read by 7 a.m. They often worked long for ■ Story by Kim Kaan Sometimes, they were plagued with Students often responded to their editorial stances on the Greek system and ASASU . Editors expressed their opinions in a designated column and the opinion pages. Opinion Editor James Frusetta said, " The opinion pages provide a forum for the ASU community to debate on topics that affect them. " According to Scott T. Smith, editor for the fall semester, the paper served as the news source for many college students. Smith said, " We provide an invaluable service for the university. " Though, there were some crtitics who did not think so. " There are people that criticize us because we cover a news event that is but that is our job, " Smith said. " I think the paper causes people to think. " He added that many students do not understand the role of the newspaper; therefore, they become offended when they see a controversial story being covered by the paper. Smith also said, " I think we are here to serve as watchdogs to the university ' s administration. " He added that their main function was to report the news. " The State Press is not here as a PR rag with a lot of fluff pieces, " Smith said. Shawn Boyd, a junior journalism and German major, said that he is glad he works on the paper. " It ' s a great opportunity to practice the journalism skills that I learn in the Boyd said. Students looked to the newspaper to gain experience in the field, which often served as a springboard to a professional career. Boyd said, " It ' s the first step in lauching a career in journalism. " Front: David Strow, Brian Fitzgerald, Bob Castle, Scott T. Smith, Jake Batsell, Jason Owsley, James Frusetta, Mateo Willis; Second row:Louis Porter, Greg Sexton, Wade Swanson, Paul Matthews, Mark Macias, Jeremy Stein; Third row: Shaun Rachau, Scott Davis, Sundi Kjenstad, Richard Komurek, Samantha Feldman, Craig Macnaughton; Fourth row: Jessica Klinger, Garin Groff, Alan Holcomb, Mike Branon, Julie Reuvers, Angela Benoche, Joy Beason. Back: Max Higgins, Shawn Boyd, Jason Hill, Michael Kantor. Photo by Tim Gibbons STATE PRESS oRGANIZATIONS 234 Verifying the quotes, Shawn Boyd, a junior journalism and German major, proofreads his article. The State Press provided practical experience for aspiring journalists. Photo by William Lynam State Press Magazine Front: Amy Bates, Sarah Hill, Jane Cook, James Frusetta, Sundi Kjenstad, Jason Brown; Back: John Guzzon, Troy Fuss, Jennifer Winslow, Noelle Knott, Bob Castle. Photo by Tim Gibbons STATE PRESS MAGAZINE ORGANIZATIONS 235 Nicholas Gerbis, editor of the annual journal, said " We primarily changed our name because we didn ' t want people to think this was an Honors College journal, because it ' s not. " Gerbis emphasized that the organization did not center around the academic college. He said, " It ' s not staffed just by Honors College people, nor is it solely for Honors College submissions. It ' s for everybody. " He also said that the journal centered its works on specific artists. Tomas C. Brenon, a local Tempe artist, contributed to the journal throughout its entire existence. Gerbis said, " Tomas C. Brenon has kind of become our patron artist for a while. Because everyone was so thrilled with his art work last year, we asked him to submit some more. " Brenon designed the front cover for the most recent edition, Gerbis added. Similar to other publications, the staff only published the journal once a year. Gerbis said the journal was not as because of its economic situation. He said, " It ' s a combination of lack of funding and lack of submissions. " Allison Coudert, a lecturer for the Honors College and adviser for the journal, said that she felt it was very important for Between Palm and Forest to be a student-generated journal. She said that there was an editor for every section of the journal. For example, students chose one person to edit all the poetry submissions. Most submissions were judged on the basis on merit. Between Palm and Forest were not instructions to the closest registrar ' s site. Instead, the former ASU College journal staff modified their publication and its title to Between Palm and Forest. yearly ourna1 featured an extensive collection of modern literature and Both current and previously printed journals were available for purchase at local bookstores. Story by Erica Gonzales Front: Rick Escalante, Gretl Roberts, Sky Collins, Aimee Tenney, Catherine Courier, Wencke Tate, Craig Steeves, Nicole Hsu, Tim Gibbons; Second row: Jill Weindorf, Dawn Reisinger, Erica Gonzales, Marla Lessaongang, Cindy Coldiron, Kim Phillips, Jason Hill; Back: Javier Aurrecoechea, Kim Kaan, Paul Mooney, Renee Caruss, Bill Lynam, Janine Bily, Julia DeSimone. Photo by Tim Gibbons 236 THE SUN DEVIL SPARK YEARBOOK Brainstorming ideas for the next journal, Nicholas Gerbis, a junior liberal arts major, suggests a cover similar to the previous year. Between Palm and Forest was a journal open to all student entries. ■ Photo by Ashley Haspel Front: Haven, Toru Kawana, Samantha Feldman, Bob Castle; Second row: Brian Fitzgerald, Irwin Daughtery, William Lynam, Richard Komurek, Louis Porter, Craig Macnaughton. Photo by Michelle Conway NATIONAL PRESS PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSOCIATION 237 Star Trek, to many, served as an escape to a science fiction world. T. H. E. M. , science fiction was a hobby. Who was TH.E.M they were an organization dedicated to the science fiction and fantasy genre. Captain Kirk and Dr. Spock served as fantasy mentors. Story by Renee Caruss Travis Gallion, president of T.H.E.M. and a senior engineering and applied science major, said, " Our creation of T.H.E.M. was to bring people together with similar interests in science fiction and fantasy goals. " He also the group intends on publishing a small magazine. " Our first issue will come out in March and is being funded by advertising at local bookstores., " Gallion added. Though T.H.E.M was a relatively new organization, Gallion anticipated an increase in participation throughout the semester. " One long-term goal we had was to have a small science fiction convention. We won ' t be able to attempt this until later, because it ' s a major undertaking and our club isn ' t large enough yet, " Gallion added. The size of this club was a concern, but what must be taken into consideration was how young this club was. Judy Krayla, organization adviser, said, " Eight people attend regularly and more occasionally, the older generation even seems interested. " Travis Gallion, " We haven ' t had much luck with advertising and publicity, but we will be putting ads in the State Press which should create a greater response. " Gallion also said, " We deal with not just written material, but all forms of media, TV and anything that has to do with communication. " According to Kyrala, the organization also promoted an interest in science literature, animation and to share each other ' s work at a fiction conference. Kyrala said, " Students just wanted to get together and enjoy creative interesting science fiction and fantasy. " Gallion said, " We are a social interested in bad puns and obscure references, just general craziness. " El Front: Emily Smith, Erik Kientz, Whitney Godwin, Kenneth Overturf, Travis Gallion, David Hungerrford. Photo by William Lynam. T.H.E.M. oRGANIZATIONS 238 Comparing fantasy books, senior Travis discusses possibilities for their first magazine. Members of T.H.E.M. loved science fiction. Photo by William Lynam Front: Shea Ferring, Joseph Gonzales, Kristin Wiley; Second row: Greg Albert, Robert Hajduk, Thomas Bair II, Deborah Shane; Third row: Kevin Wong, John Hughes, Kaz Itaya. Photo by Tim Gibbons THETA TAU DELTA power a gavel initiced students pursue a career in law, which created another reason to have an organization. The Undergraduate Law Club gave students a realistic out ok .n what it meant to be a lawyer. " Our main goal is to inform them about what is all about, " said Craig Keighron, vice president and a senior mechanical engineering . Story by Renee Caruss The club, which began in 1991, was comprised of five officers and 15 Keighron said his main responsibilities as vice president was to plan special events in which he invited professionals to come speak to the organization. He coordinated tours to local law firms where members could get a better feel of a lawyer ' s day. Guest speakers lec tured on topics such as the LSAT in which Arizona lawyers, ASU law students and members of the Princeton Review spoke about their area of expertise. Rick Hovdestad, a senior electrical engineering major, said, " My biggest factor is that I needed the exposure into the law world. " He said that he was a member of the Undergraduate Law Club for that He also said that although he was to attend law school, he was unable to take any pre-law courses because of his major in engineering. However, because of his participation in the law club, he was able to better prepare himself. Hovdestad, along with other members, prepared themselves for a law career through community service projects. Many professional lawyers provided free advice during the holidays. The Undergraduate Law Club provided a meal for a needy family during Thanksgiving and Christmas. " It ' s important to see what ' s happening in the real world, " Hovdestad said. He added, " Even the lawyers lose touch D with what real people are doing. " ■ Law Club Front: Tracee Jacobs, Rick Hovdestad, Kim Reinemund, Anh Huynh, Umayok Gilbert, Craig Keighron, Mark Yawitz. Photo by William Lynam 240 UNDERGRADUATE LAW CLUB Discussing the next topic, Craig Keighron, vice president of the Undergraduate Law Club goes over the agenda. The law club asked professionals to speak on areas of interest. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves University Toastmasters Front: Claudia Jordan, Janet Loughlin, Mathias Gobbert, Jane Opie, Laura Palmesi, Elaine Ho; Back: Peter Combs, Damian Parkinson, Jim Rees, Vankatesh Hadli, James Foley, Ron Trevor. Photo by Jennifer Mehu UNIVERSITY TOASTMASTERS ORGANIZATIONS 241 many sorority and fraternity members, the Greek system was like joining the inside track. It was a place to meet people. The Panhellenic and the Interfraternity Councils dominated a large part of the campus and its Students paid their dues for professional and social reasons. To many, the benefits the costs. Ethnic sororities and encouraged more students to become with their school. Philanthropic events, such as the Watermelon Bust, convinced others that they could have fun while raising money for local charities. At ASU, each fraternity and sorority provided friends, tradition, and housing to its members. Signing interest cards, potential members fill out a preliminary application. Rush Week attracted many to the Greek system. Photo by Rick Escalante SECTION EDITORS KIM KAAN RENEE CARUSS WILLIAM LYNAM DIVISION this year served as a tightening-up period for the university regarding on-campus Greek parties. Fraternities and sororities faced recommendations by the Blue Ribbon Commission on the quality of Greek Life to limit the number of alcohol parties. Instead, they changed to strictly one-on-one exchanges between a fraternity and sorority, alumni events and date parties. This would have completely eliminated any of the traditional blowouts or two-on-two exchanges. Instead of needing the university to control what Greeks can or cannot do, the Greek Alcohol Risk Reduction Panel (GARRP) was formed to oversee all alcohol-related Greek events, which took place on campus. GARRP also educated chapters on their own house alcohol limit and ASU ' s alcohol policies. Gary Berger, a member of Delta Sigma Phi fraternity and chairman of GARRP, said the panel tried to prove to university officials that Greeks are capable of controlling their parties. The panel set new standards to the party scene. On-campus parties were restricted to the " Bring your own booze " rule for people who are of legal drinking age. This also meant houses, particularly fraternities, could not supply alcohol. Greek members could not serve as bartenders at their own parties. Professionals were hired. The panel implemented other new regulations. For example, one security guard would have to be present for every 74 people at the event. Also, taxi services must be available for guests free of charge. Greeks did not conform quickly to GARRP ' s demands. Instead, they sponsored parties at off-campus sites. Berger said he thinks the off-campus parties invited disaster. " I feel that moving parties off-campus only increased drunk driving and the amount of underage drinking. They are free-for-alls, regulated by the police, " Berger said. With parties being off-campus, neither GARRP nor ASU had any control over them. After Fall Rush and the new panel rules, eight fraternities hosted an off-campus blowout at the Phi Gamma Delta house. After the party, an executive officer of the Panhellenic Council was injured in an auto accident allegedly caused by a drunk driver. GARRP set the alcohol standards to avoid such instances. ❑ story by Amy Tillis PANEL TOUGHENS REGULATIONS ON CASUAL DRINKING 244 PARTY RULES Lining up for drinks, fraternities cut down on the number of alcoholic parties. Strict rules were implemented to curb partying with booze. ■ Photo by Catherine Courter PARTY RULES G REEKS 245 Greek system would not be complete without stereotypes. However, fraternity and sorority members chose to become part of the Greek system. They did not " buy their friends " or " pay their way into a huge party. " Greeks joined for professional reasons. They added their Greek associations to their resumes. They made a handful of contacts. They were a step ahead of all the rest as far as they were concerned. James B. Schreiber, a graduate education major, believed stereotypes always affected the perception of a Greek member. Schreiber said, " Perception is reality to many people. They will see and believe what they want no matter what you say to them. Personal beliefs are difficult, if not impossible, to alter. " People often questioned the price of being in fraternity or sorority. They wanted to know if the money reaped the benefits. Schreiber said, " I joined the Greek system for family tradition and personal desire. " His membership into the fraternity was not cheap for a college student ' s scale. " For my chapter, in-house dues were about $4,000 a school year. " He added that the money included expenses for room and board. He said, " We had three meals a day. On Fridays, we had two meals, and on Saturdays and Sundays, only one meal. " Schreiber said that his affiliation with the Greek system helped him after graduation. Speaking from a graduate ' s point of view, he said, " Being a Greek has already benefitted me. My first job was " won " out of 719 candidates. I believe that I got the job because the two people that interviewed me had been officers in their respective houses in college. " He added that he also received three job offers after graduation by fellow " broth ers " who worked for companies in Los Angeles, Phoenix and Dallas. Schreiber added, " Many times, it is not what you know, but who you know. " ■ Story by Renee Caruss PROFESSIONAL REASONS G REEKS Studying for a mid- term exam, James B. Schreiber, a graduate education major, said a Greek affiliation helps after graduation. Many students joined fraternities and sororities to put as experience on their résumés. Photo by Rick Escalante PROFESSIONAL REASONS GREEKS 247 when you join Alpha Phi Alpha, you are an Alpha for life. It ' s not just a college social thing, " said Alpha Phi Alpha President Ashahed Triche, a senior journalism major. Pledges must have known black history as far back as the civil rights movement and the history of the fraternity which was and is currently very active in the civil rights movement, Triche added. Alpha P hi Alpha started at Cornell University in 1906 and established an ASU chapter in 1976. Prestigious members include Martin Luther King, Jr., Thurgood Marshall, Andrew Young, and honorary members like W.E. Dubois and Hubert H. Humphrey. " We don ' t care how much money you have or your father ' s standing in the community. We are more concerned with quality membership, " Triche said. " If we can have five brothers who are quality, we will take them anytime as opposed to having 50 brothers who don ' t know each other. " Alpha Phi Alpha ' s primary goals were to create a nationwide brotherhood for college men, establish networks for jobs, and act as a support group. Alpha Phi Alpha also encouraged black youths at South Mountain High School to enter college and help in the transition, said Fred Griffin, an Alpha Phi Alpha member. " We have programs like ' He Ain ' t Heavy, He ' s My Brother. ' That ' s a mentor program where Alpha Phi Alpha members acts as big brothers and help freshmen who come to ASU in the transition process, " said Triche. Triche also noted that Alpha Phi Alpha was the initiator of the black voter registration campaign. Alpha Phi Alpha was not upset with African-Americans who have chosen a white fraternity over a predominantly black fraternity. " If they feel that ' s what they want to do then that ' s fine. Alpha Phi Alpha doesn ' t shun anyone. They need all the support they can get no matter what decision they have made, " said Griffin. Alpha Phi Alpha was not strictly a black fraternity. There were also Hispanic and Philippine members. The ASU chapter also kept in close contact with the California and Chicago chapters. Story by Jason Hill GREEKS LOOK TO PAST FOR GUIDANCE 248 AFRICAN AMERICAN FRATERNITIES Explaining the fraternity ' s historical background, Ashahed Triche, a senior journalism major, takes pride in his fraternity. Leaders, such as Martin Luther King, Jr. and Thurgood Marshall, were members of Alpha Phi Alpha. ■ Photo by Catherine Courter AFRICANAMERICAN FRATERNITIES G REEKS 249 the sun beamed brightly over the city of Tempe, while a soft breeze made it possible for the Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity to sponsor its 14th Annual Watermelon Bust event on the Sahuaro lawn. Approximately 400 women from 11 sororities participated in the Watermelon Bust to benefit Multiple Sclerosis. Four hundred watermelons lined the field as the games were ready to begin. Chris Ruby, vice president of Lambda Chi Alpha, said that the teams started competition with a sorority chant. Ruby said, " This gets each sorority excited about the event, and it shows team spirit. " The watermelon push started the day. It consisted of a watermelon being pushed down the field with a broom. The event continued with a stretcher relay where the watermelons were balanced on top of two brooms while two participants ran down the field. The games extended throughout the whole day and finally ended with a tug-of-war match. " At the end of the day, less than 10 watermelons were left over, " said Ruby. Ruby also said that all unused watermelons were donated to food shelters. All fraternities and sororities cleaned the lawn after the event to assure good relations with the university. Winners included Kappa Kappa Gamma, Alpha Phi and Alpha Delta Pi. Alpha Delta Phi won the whole event. The Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity charged S 100 for each participating sorority. Dana Cargill, a sophomore pre-med major, said, " This event is wild and crazy! " Aaron Carpenter, a sophomore broadcasting major, agreed, noting the event was " messy, but fun. " Ruby said that he thought the event was definitely the most important event of the year. He said, " It promotes the Greek system as well as Lambda Chi Alpha and the sororities who participate. " Ruby added, " It was a lot of work, but once I saw the results, it was a great feeling seeing that everything came together. " Jennifer Norris, a junior broadcasting major, said " Participating in the Watermelon Bust is a fun way to meet people, eat watermelon and raise money. " The event raised $1,600. Story by Cindy Coldiron GREEKS DONATE PROCEEDS AND CHARITY WATERMELON BUST Rolling two broom sticks, Claudia Lucaire, a senior political science major, handles the watermelon with confidence and skill. The Watermelon Bust raised $1,600 for Multiple Sclerosis. ■ Photo by Craig Steeves WATERMELON BUST to the average person, legacies indicated the past. To a member of the Greek system, legacies indicated a future — a future member. For sororities and fraternities, a legacy was a familiar face, a piece of history and above all, a new member. Greeks defined legacies as members whose grandmothers grandfathers, mothers fathers or sisters brothers were also members of the Greek system. Many fraternities and sororities treated legacies with extreme care. In fact, during Rush Week, the fraternities and sororities usually showered legacies with extra kindness in hopes to make them members of their houses. Greeks become " legs " between one house or another. Double legacies meant there were two generations of Greeks in the same house. Although double legacies were difficult to find, triple legacies were even harder to find. Yet, at ASU, Kappa Kappa Gamma managed to recruit a 27th legacy. Betsy Hann, a freshman special education major and a legacy to Kappa Kappa Gamma, revealed she is the 27th generation of Kappas in her family. Hann ' s first relative initiated into the Indiana University Kappa chapter in 1889 where the tradition began. She, however, was the first to venture out from IU when she came to ASU. Hann was excited when asked to be a Kappa at ASU. She said, " No questions asked, I wanted to be a Kappa. " To top off the Hann family tradition, the pin that the Hann women wore had been passed down to each new member. " I am very excited to get my great-great-grandmother ' s pin, " Hann said. " It is definitely a valued and cherished piece of jewelry to the women in my family. " Legacies were so important to the Greek system that houses attempted to steal them from each other. It was a conquest to get a legacy and then to make a good impression. to Story by Amy Tillis their family ' s tradition. LEGACIES DATE BACK TO MANY GENERATIONS LEGACIES Posing with her great- great grandmother ' s photo, Betsy Hann, a freshman special education major, is the 27th generation Kappa Kappa Gamma in her family. and sororities recruited legacies during Rush Week. ■ Photo by Paul Mooney LEGACIES 253 fraternities and sororities pledges, Rush Week ranked the most strenuous week they had ever experienced. The week consisted of a total of 33 parties and approximately 23 hours of constant singing, chanting and smiling. By the end of the week, rushees walked around with permanent smiles because their facial muscles had stiffened throughout the week. Their heads ached for more reasons than were imaginable. As sorority rushees waited outside of the classroom doors of the Farmer Education Building, a loud echo rolled through the hallway. It was all 14 sororities pounding on the doors and walls while singing and chanting. Many of their voices had disappeared by the end of the week. After the intial shock of Opening Day, most of the rushees became more relaxed. Each rushee talked to a few of the active members in which the pledges answered many usual interview questions, such as " Where are you from? " , " What is your major? " and " What activities did you do in high school? " To get a basic idea about each of the houses, rushees were " rushed " around from sorority to sorority for 10-minute intervals. Most of the girls did not have time to process the details of each house. Rose Karrels, Alpha Phi sorority member, said, " You are rushed from place to place and you meet so many girls that they all seem to look alike after awhile. " Rushees were then asked to make a bid on the house of their choice where they would show their decision on Preference Night. By the end of the night, the pledges narrowed their choices down from 14 to three, a process which was very stressful. Perhaps this was the most important event. Most actives wore black semi-formal dresses, and rushees were also dressed to impress. Compared to the loud chanting and noise of previous parties, the occasion maintained a ceremonious atmosphere. The room was tense and emotions were strong because it was time for houses and rushees to make their final decisions. All that was left was waiting. The next day, pledges opened their Bid Card, which would tell them their sorority ' s name. Many hearts were but at the same time, many dreams came true for those who received their first choice. On Bid Day, the girls gathered in the M.U. to get their cards, while each house congregated on Hayden Lawn. Both groups were nervous and to meet their new sisters. As the girls received their cards, they ran up to their new " sisters " and were embraced by many of them. Karrels said, " On Bid Day, some girls walked off crying but most were ecstatic. I was ecstatic. " After Rush Week, many girls just. wanted to rest and take some Tylenol. Story by Amy Tillis NEW PLEDGES SURVIVE INITIAL EVENT 254 RUSH WEEK Signing in rushees, Michelle Furtney, a senior journalism major, files the next application. Rush exhausted many pledges who in the week-long event. Photo by Rick Escalante RUSH WEEK 255 in the beginning of November 1970, three black sororities served as Greek delegates for the ASU campus. The organizations included Alpha Kappa Sorority Inc., Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., and Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. Sigma Gamma Rho was another nationally recognized black sorority, but had not chartered as a chapter on ASU ' s campus. These sororities existed since almost the turn of the century, beginning with Alpha Kappa Alpha, which was founded in 1908. Most members of black sororities saw their organizations as " different " from other sororities because each organization was a special part of life on a prominently white campus. " I guess I feel like my organization, Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, was like a family for me since I am out of state and because we know everybody intimately and I feel like we have a strong bond, " said Sherri Moore, a communication major and president of Alpha Kappa Alpha, one of 12 members of her chapter at ASU. Moore saw more advantages to being a member of a black sorority. She said, " It is a great networking system; we keep our ties after graduating because we have a graduate chapter. " Although her organization was a member of Panhellenic, the organization of all sororities on campus, she perceived the other groups based on their differences. Moore said, " The biggest difference is that we do stress a life committment and when you join Alpha Kappa Alpha, it ' s for life; it ' s not just a college thing. " She added that the purpose of the white sororities differed from what her sorority focused on. She said, " Our national office mandates us to belong to Panhellenic. However, I do not feel that we are very compatible because of our different agendas. " Moore enjoyed the events associated with her chapter. She said, " We are more than just a social organization on the under graduate and graduate level. We have national targets that we meet and the targets help place emphasis on improving the annual Black Graduate Recognition Gala, a mentoring program for junior high school students and through service seminars. " Moore also noted that her organizations provided self defense, health and other seminars, which were specifically designed to comment on issues within the black community. • Story by Joy Beason SUCCESS GREEKS SERVE AS MENTORS TO YOUNGER GENERATION 256 AFRICAN- AMERICAN SORORITIES G REEKS Preparing for a group shot, Sakena Marshall, a senior liberal arts major, and Sherri Moore, a jun ior communication major, discuss upcoming organization plans. Moore was the president of Alpha Kappa Alpha. ■ Photo by William Lynam AFRICAN-AMERICAN SORORITIES G REEKS 257 on the sidelines, faithful supporters of the Sun Devils cheered for their favorite sports. Fans looked to Jake Plummer, a freshman for a football win. The baseball team looked for another trip to the World Series under the instruction of Head Coach Jim Brock. Although this year marked new seasons and new successes, it also marked the end of several popular athletic programs. Along with the archery and badminton programs, men ' s gymnastics was no longer recognized as part of the Intercollegiate program at ASU because of increasing costs. The decision many who these programs, but they still showed school spirit at all sporting events. SECTION EDITOR STACEY STEVENSON Peering into the ladder, David Holderbach, readies himself in the starting blocks. The senior aerospace engineering major was a nine-time French National Champion in the 200- meter backstroke . ■ Photo by Bob Castle 258 SPORTS DIVISION SPORTS TAKING TO THE RINGS, Kirk Johnson, a junior engineering major, still competes with a leg brace. The men ' s gymnastics team continued to practice without the athletic department ' s support. ■ Photo by George Gibbons 260 BUDGET CUTS SPORTS announcement shocked all sorts supporters. The Intercollegiate athelitcs board eliminated men ' s gymnastics badminton varsity sports program. Story by Kim Kaan late At from the Board and the Athletics Department The decision devastated all the athletes who needed the scholarship and the university ' s support. Charles Harris, director of the Athletics Department, said the cut was part of a plan to reduce the department ' s $3.5 cumulative deficit. Harris also said that the governing board targeted the three sports on the basis of its actual operating costs. Both the men ' s and women ' s programs were cut from the department, and in gymnastics, only the men ' s team was eliminated. Harris said, " In the case of men ' s the ICA Board determined they would need endowment support in the amount of $2.25 million in case revenue to offset operating expenses. " Don Robinson, head coach for men ' s gymnastics, said he was led to believe that the team only needed to raise $189,000. " I would have never tried to raise the money if I knew about the $2.25 million, " Robinson said. Harris said that the department the subsequent one-year operating budget of $189,000 in the Spring 1993 semester. Therefore, Robinson attempted to raise the $189,000 through fund-raising The team asked country-western singer Willie Nelson and motivational author Og Mandino to perform and speak at a event in which all proceeds would solely benefit the team. Robinson said the event raised a substantial amount of money and was just short of their goal. However, Robinson said approximately $15,000 was enough to operate the team during the next school year. " There are a lot of good scholarship guys and we have produced some great teams, " Robinson said. Many of the gymnasts continued their training after college by working as for professional sports. Robinson said, " We have five guys from the 1985 National Championship team who have worked as mascots for five NBA (National Basketball Association) teams. " He noted that the Phoenix Suns ' gorilla and Sparky, ASU ' s mascot, often came from the men ' s gymnastics team. The team continued to practice in a facility provided by Gerry Maas, director of recreational sports and student Maas said that he thinks the team is " ahead of the game, " because all members are working toward developing an Olympic Training Center. BUDGET CUTS SPORTS 262 Asu VS. UTAH SPORTS HEADING FOR THE END ZONE, Clyde McCoy, a junior business major, scored the second touchdown of the game making the score 14-0. The Sun Devils ripped the win from the Utes ' hands. ■ Photo by William Lynam FOR THE Football Head Coach Bruce Snyder smelled a win. The Sun Devils smelled the same aura of victory, and so it went. The Sun Devils played against the Utah Utes, a team who had avoided a zero shut-out since 1983. ■ Story by Renee Caruss ASU had a very positive start. They rushed 72 yards, which exceeded the Utes ' s total by 24 yards. The total of offensive plays culminated in 168 yards compared to the Utes 56 yards. In other words, the Devil were all action and no talk. The first quarter ended with a pass to Mario Bates, who carried the ball for the team ' s first touchdown. The excitement continued with a complete pass to Clyde McCoy, making for another touchdown and a 14-0 lead for the Sun Devils. The momentum did not stop. Jake Plummer, one of the team ' s quarterbacks, came in for the Devils in the third quarter. His first pass was complete to Carlos Artis who ran 78 yards to score his first touchdown of the game. ASU was on a winning streak as the Sun Devils continued to pound on the Utes, which ended in a 38-0 win. According to Head Coach Bruce Snyder, confidence was a factor in the win. He also noted that the team had a motto, " One at a time. " Snyder said, " This will be our theme forever. It was important for our players to focus on this because they can play hard and smart. " A strong belief in the theme was an answer for the victory against the Utes. According to Snyder, the belief in " One at a time " should have been on the minds. He added, " This victory was a great start for the season. It left a positive attitude with the team, and with the way the game unfolded, we had the opportunity to play all of our eligible players. " Despite the many uplifts to this game, the inevitable happened. Justin Dragoo, linebacker for the Devils, suffered an injury that put him out for the rest of the season. Snyder said, " Dragoo was a veteran player and it ' s very hard emotionally for our team to have lost him. He is a terrific player and makes great plays. His will be missed the most. " The Devils ' opening against the Utes showed strength and encouragement for the upcoming year. More importantly, it made believers out of the fans and the players. ASU VS. UTAH SPORTS 263 264 ASU VS. OKLAHOMA STATE SPORTS sophomore quarterback, Grady Benton, escapes an Oklahoma State player in order to find a teammate for an open pass. The tight game between OSU and ASU ended in ASU ' s favor with a 12-10 victory. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald there was no mercy for players at Oklahoma State. a strong defensive ame which led to 12-10 victor The battle seemed endless as ASU and OSU led to the football in the end zone. ■ Story by Caruss It was not until ASU decided to take action when the Sun Devils finally scored. Grady Benton, quarterback and a sophomore liberal arts major, completed a pass to Johnny Thomas, a junior wide receiver, for a 34-yard touchdown. As ASU defense was relentless, the offense kept its end of the bargain, which resulted in another score and the biggest play of the game. Larry Boyd, a senior justice studies major and defensive fullback, went for the sack of the Oklahoma State and managed to get a safety to win the game. " This was the greatest moment of the game, because it gave us the edge in the game to win, " said Taylor Winningham , a freshman liberal arts major and a defensive back. Head Coach Bruce Snyder said that the game improved the team ' s morale and gave the team a definite advantage. " Our main objective was a strong homestand. It has given us good focus and it ' s important for us to take this advantage, " Snyder said. Although the rest of the season looked toward a bowl game Snyder said, " I liked the control of the game defensively. " He added, " There were 35 more plays, plenty of time to pass and twice as many firstdowns, but we had no big plays for touchdowns. " With this win against Oklahoma State, the prospect of a bowl game came closer. Snyder said, " The Pac-10 conference is a very tight race, and there ' s only a slight difference in talent level. We know we will see our many ups and downs, but what defines our team will show how close we can get. " The team-building incentive to win did not just come with each game, to Snyder. The team decided that their hard work at summer practice should result in a bowl game. Again, the theme, " One at a Time, " had been ingrained in the team ' s mind since the very beginning of the season. It was instrumental to maintain team morale and to improve the team ' s overall progress, which had also given them an undefeated record at home up to that point. Boyd said, " The theme ' One at a Time ' has been around since Coach Snyder first came. " He added, " At first, the team had a hard time buying into it, but as time went on, we realized how important it is to our everyday lives and to our team as a whole. " ASU VS. OKLAHOMA STATE SPORTS 265 LOOKING FOR A seniors on the Sun Devil football team charge onto the field before the Homecoming game. ASU beat California with a 41-0 score. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton HOMECOMING 2 SPORTS ADD TO THE Sun Devil Stadium transformed into a blazing inferno as the football team added finishing touches to Homecoming weekend. The Sun Devils burned California with a 41-0 win. Coach Bruce Snyder had a special interest in the Kim Kaan Snyder coached the Golden Bears for four years before coming to ASU. He led California to a win at the 1991 Citrus Bowl. He hoped to bring the Sun Devils to a bowl victory. The game started out slowly with many incomplete passes and penalties. But soon after its start, junior Johnny Thomas completed a 60-yard pass from Jake Plummer, freshman quarterback. Plummer planned on being a redshirt during his first year at Arizona State, but to his surprise, he started as quarterback in all the games following the Washington State game earlier in the season. In his starts, the Sun Devils averaged 37 points per game as compared to 21 points per game before Plummer served as the starting quarterback. Plummer was also the first true freshman to start a game since 1984. The team headed down the field. Jon Baker, junior, attempted the field goal, which was wide left. At the end of the first quarter, neither Arizona State nor Golden State scored a point, but it was soon to change. As the Sun Devils moved closer to the California endzone, the offense played aggresively. Carlos Artis, a sophomore, completed several passes from Plummer, bringing the team one step closer to scoring. Baker ' s next attempt for a field goal was good. His 50-yard punt put the Sun Devils on the scoreboard for the first time. No long after, Baker punted for an- other field goal making the score 6-0. The Sun Devils completed two field goals 11 minutes into the second quarter with 4 minutes until halftime. Right before time ran out, Plummer threw a 25-yard pass to Steve Bush, a sophomore. The team aimed for a touchdown the end of the first half. Plummer passed the ball to Thomas, who earned the first touchdown for six points. The Sun Devils attempted to rush for the extra field-goal points, but the Golden Bears did not let them. Both teams headed for the locker rooms after the second quarter with the Sun Devils leading 12-0. During halftime, Sun Devil fans watched the band perform. In addition, five former ASU athletes were inducted into the Hall of Fame. The ceremony continued as Homecoming royalty waved to the crowd. James Creasman, the 1944 Sun Devil Continued on page 268 HOMECOMING SPORTS MAKING WAY THE ZONE, Senior George escapes from the hands of a player. Montgomery overcame many injuries to become one of ASU ' s leading tailbacks. El Photo by Steve Wagner Continued from 267 King, served as grand marshall of the Homecoming parade where he also participated in the Homecoming halftime show. Back in the locker room, the Sun Devils were pinpointing, which would made the Golden Bears " feel the heat. " As they take to field, Plummer passed several yards to Mario Bates, a sophomore tailback. Bates returned after undergoing major reconstructive surgery on his knee in the last football season and was expected to improve as the season progressed. Bates, a Tucson native, placed second in the Pac-10 conference in rushing. Slowly, the Sun Devils headed down the field where they finally reached the endzone. Plummer passed the ball to junior Parnell Charles for the touchdown. The field goal led the team with a 19-0 score. Close to the end of the third quarter, McCoy caught a 47-yard pass but was not able to score before the quarter ended. Early in the fourth quarter, however, the team managed to score another as well as score an extra two points for rushing the field goal, which now gave the Sun Devils a 27-0 score. The Golden Bears were burned in the fourth quarter as the Sun Devils consistently dominated the field. ASU attempted to make another but a penalty on the play forced the team to punt for the field goal. By the end of the game, the Sun Devils managed to shut-out California with a 41-0 win. HOMECOMING SPORTS AIMING FOR A OPEN SPACE, sophomore Mario Bates heads down the field for a touchdown. The team scored an extra point by rushing the field goal. Photo by Steve Wagner HOMECOMING SPORTS 269 FOR THE For the sixth straight year, the Sun Devil football team enjoyed a long winter break rather than spending their vacation preparing themselves for a bowl tame. The loss against the University of Arizona dashed the of all fans. Shaun Rachau Alamo Bowl officials chose California as the Pac-10 representative that faced Iowa in the first annual New Year ' s Eve bowl game broadcast nationally on ESPN, even though ASU finished in a fourth- place tie in the conference with the Golden Bears at 4-4. But ASU ' s 34-20 loss to the U of A, coupled with California ' s 42-18 thumping of Hawaii, brought the Sun Devils hopes of playing in a bowl game with a 6- 5 record to an immediate halt. " It really doesn ' t matter whether I agree or not, " Head Coach Bruce Snyder said. He added, " I knew that if you end up in a tie, it is up to a bowl committee and it is a flip of a coin. Then, it ' s politics, image and a lot of different things. " Despite California ' s 8-4 record and three-game winning streak, ASU officials believed it was still a legitimate contender for the Alamo Bowl because the Sun Devils beat the Golden Bears 41-0 earlier season. However, California was without a healthy Dave Barr at quarterback and the Golden Bears are 8-0 when Barr started. The Sun Devils also were snubbed by Copper Bowl representatives when they chose Wyoming to play at Arizona Stadium in Tucson. There was also speculation ASU would land an at-large berth after Wyoming beat San Diego State, knocking the Aztecs out of consideration because they failed to win six games against Division I opponents. Snyder said the team was disappointed that their season was over, but he also said that he was proud that the team put themselves in position to be considered for a bowl game after a horrid 2-4 start. " I have found that it ' s difficult to put into words because it was almost like we had two different seasons — much like the game against U of A when we had two different halves, " Snyder said. He added, " I am disappointed, but I ' m tremendously impressed that this team fought its way out of what looked like a real dead end. " Snyder also said, " There ' s a mixed group of feelings there that are opposite of each other about the same group of people. " 270 ASU VS. U OF A SPORTS RUSHING PAST Mario Bates, a junior undeclared major, heads for a touchdown. U OF A The Sun Devils were looking for a win to confirm their chances to DEFENSE, go to a bowl game. Photo by Tim Gibbons ASU VS. U OF A SPORTS 271 HANGING THE RIM, 272 BASKETBALL SPORTS Mario Bennett, a junior social work major, jams the ball for the two points. Bennett returned to the Sun Devil line-up after undergoing knee surgery last season. Photo by Craig Macnaughton tournament plays and Pac conferences the season fur the Sun Devil men ' s basketball team. team started the 993-94 season. strong plays and win by Aurrecoechea Fans at the Veterans Memorial Coliseum did not leave disappointed as the Sun Devils beat Memphis State in the 7- Up Shootout with their 89-76 win. The 7-Up Shootout served as a refresher before the Pac-10 Conference. The team played St. Louis, a Great Midwest member, but was not able to squeeze by with a victory. The Sun Devils lost by 2 points in the 77-75 game. With their season of great starts, they also skimmed past SMU with a 68-58 victory during overtime. The close games motivated the team to also capture a win against Villanova. Head Coach Bill Frie der said that he was elated over the Villanova win. Although the team had a home-court advantage, Villanova put up a good fight. Frieder said, " A win over Villanova meant that we would continue to win in our tournaments, and it would certainly mean there would be more wins with big East teams. " Although ASU hustled throughout the first half, this did not intimidate Villanova. ASU led by 10 with a 35-25 score. However, Villanova managed to get back into the game. They tied the game at the end of the second half with a score of 58-58, leading into overtime. Scared of the loss, Sun Devil defense toughened and the team pulled out a victory with a final score of 73-62. A junior transfer from Los Angeles College, Issac Burton led the team with 22 points and 3 assists. Burton averaged 24 points, 11 rebounds and 3.5 assists per game. For his feat, Burton was named Rookie of the Year in 1992 and Most Valuable Player in 1993. Senior Dwayne Fontana contributed greatly to the Villanova game with a double- double of 14 points and 15 rebounds. Fontana, who averaged 14 points and 9 rebounds per game, attributed his high scoring to the number of rebounds per game. Fontana was also the leading rebounder in the Pac-10. In addition, he started for the Sun for 44 consecutive games, setting the largest streak at ASU. Fontana broke the previous record, which was also set by him during his sophomore year. Sophomore Ron Riley also helped the Sun Devils with their high-scoring games. Riley had 21 points in the California game. Coincidentally, the Sun Devils are the only team in the Pac-10 to have three players listed among the top-10 scorers. BASKETBALL SPORTS SLAMMING FOR THE POINTS, senior Dwayne Fontana dodges the ball through the hands of a NAU Lumberjack player. Fontana led the Sun Devils by averaging more than eight rebounds in 12 games. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton BASKETBALL SPORTS pressure for both teams mounted as the crowd and screams for the Sun Devils two teams so had other pressures to contend during the season. Story by Renee Caress and Perhaps the biggest challenge for the women ' s team was a new coach as well as a fairly new team. To put into one word, the changes meant transition, but the transition did not stop the team from trying and being the best they could be. " We ' ve had moral victories as the year has progressed. I ' ve got a strong, unified group of kids this year, " Head Coach Jacqueline Hallah said. " We ' ve come a long way as the season progresses; it ' s been exciting to see. " She also said that the girls focuses all their efforts for the team, which was for them. " We want our kids to be 100 percent and open to learning to be a better player and to be a better team, " Hallah added. As coach, Hallah said that she the game with a different style, which proved to be rewarding, yet more challenging, for the players. " Learning the strengths and weaknesses of the team is how we adjust the style of our game this year, " she added, noting that the team was small and relatively young. Five seniors left the team last season, leaving Crystal Cobb, Melani Francis and Nikki Thompson as the experienced Junior guard Stacey Johnson also returned to the squad as the player with the most game time. Tamika Matlock, a sophomore justice studies major, said that a new coach seems to add to the pressure of doing well for the team. Matlock said, " Because we just got a new coach, it ' s a big adjustment for all of us. " " The team is learning how to play well with each other, " she added. " It ' s hard to stay on top of things, but everyone is learning the system. " As part of her team goals, Hallah pushed for success at the Pac-10 Conference. Matlock said she thinks a victory at the Pac-10 Conference depends on two important parts. " A lot of it is the combination of a strong competition and a love for the game, " she said. The coach had her own formula and reason for going to the championships. " The Pac-10 Conference is a great because it ' s challenging to be affiliated with USC for the fifth in the country, " Hallah said. " It is great to this level of competition. " Preparation for a tough season seemed to be the best coaching method, Hallah added. " We prepare our kids to accept Continued on page 276 BASKETBALL SPORTS senior Hedake Smith, a junior psychology major, concentrates to get the two free throws. Smith was one of the leading scorers in the Pac- 10 Conference. ■ Photo by William Lynam Continued from page 275 lenges and go after it, and it ' s really been fun, " she said. " We ' ve had a lot of challenges to overcome in a brief period of time, but our strength is minimizing our weakness and putting the pieces together to make it all work. " Head Coach Bill Frieder faced similar challenges with several key players on the injury list. The list affected the bench scoring. In the previous season, the Sun Devils outscored their opponents in 15 games. This season, ASU has outscored their opponents only once in the game against Villanova. However, the Sun Devils had a few stars to carry them through the season. Five players — Ron Riley, Issac Burton, Dwayne Fontana, Mario Bennett and Stevin Smith — balanced the offense and defense of the men ' s basketball team with all players averaging 17 points. Bennett placed on all the boards as a freshman, and was now looking to improve his collegiate career. Against Stanford, he scored 17 points and 13 rebounds. Although Bennett was on the road to recovery, Frieder remained cautious in fear the sophomore would re-injure his knee. Perhaps the most exaustive effort in the season came from Stevin " Hedake " Smith, a senior social work major. Smith tied his own record for the most three-pointers in a single game as they played against Oregon State. He also holds the career-high, Pac-10 record. He managed to score 39 points with a bandaged finger that he hurt in practice. The 88-82 win over Oregon State pushed Arizona State into second place. ASU tied the University of Arizona as they both had a 4-2 record in the Pac-10 Conference. BASKETBALL SPORTS Keisha McFadgion, a freshman biology major, barely misses the block of her opponent. With a new coach, the women ' s basketball team struggled throughout the season. Photo by William Lynam BASKETBALL SPORTS a Sun Devil wrestler forces his opponent to the mat to get the winning decision. Several ASU wrestlers captured All-American titles and national championships. ■ Photo by Darryl Webb WRESTLING SPORTS As the mats out by and intensity of started to wrestling team took the arena to new heights. The whistle blows the matches be in as the wrestlers grabbed their opponents Story by Javier Aurrecoechea Lee Roy Smith coached the team through another successful year. Smith led his team to a 12-4 overall record, a Pac-10 Championship and a fourth-place in the NCAA Conference with five All-American athletes. Smith had his ultimate coaching experience when he took the USA team to Barcelona, Spain to its best Olympic performance ever, winning three gold metals, two silvers and a bronze. His team placed in all 10-weight classes within the top seven, compiling a record number of team points. In addition, Smith swept post-season honors as he was named Coach of the Year. Senior Ray Miller clinched the Pac-10 championship with a clean sweep. His 28-0 record was instrumental in leading the Sun Devils to the fourth-place finish at the NCAA championships. Pat Lynch, a sophomore biology major, earned All-American honors with an eighth-place finish at the NCAA Championships. He ranked 3-3 in the tournament with one fall. He had an overall record of 19-8 with five falls. Steve St. John, a sophomore genetics major, almost captured All-American at 142 pounds when in fact, he was only 134 pounds. St. John finished the season with a 11-9 overall record where he took second-place at the 1993 Olympic Festival, losing to former ASU star Shawn Charles. Sophomore Markus Mollica began his Sun Devil career as the first freshman in the university ' s history to win a n individual national championship. Mollica also claimed the Pac-10 title at the 158-pound class with a spectacular 31-3 overall record. Other Sun Devils, Shawn Charles and Marco Sanchez, attained All-American status. Along with Lynch, the two seniors gathered a total of 10 All-American honors during their four years as ASU athletes. WRESTLING SPORTS THE PLAY, Jim Brock, head baseball coach, offers assistance to his team. Brock motivated the Sun Devils to pursue the College World Series 12 times. ■ Courtesy of State Press 280 JIM BROCK BASEBALL SPORTS baseball Coach Jim Brock led example. for ASU baseball fans, it was a winning example. Brock was the most successful coach in ASU history more than victories. William Lynam In his 22 years, Brock was only one of a handful of coaches to achieve such a statistic. Brock led the Sun Devils to the College World Series 12 times. Mike Fenton, assistant coach and former player, said, " Coach Brock won ' t accept but the best. " Some observers felt that the measure of champion college teams were not the wins, but how prepared players were for professional competition. By that measure, Brock was also a leader. Products of his program included such as Hubie Brooks, Ken Landreux and Barry Bonds. " I ' ve had about eight or nine guys go to big league organizations, " Brock said. " They ' re all doing well. " Brock added that last year ' s standout catcher, Paul LoDuca, recently signed with the L.A. Dodgers. After a disappointing season in 1992, Brock and the Sun Devils were able to find a winning formula last season. They amassed a 46-20 record and captured the Six-Pac crown. They then hosted the NCAA regionals at Packard Stadium. Brock ' s Sun Devils won the regionals and advanced to the College World Series in Omaha, Neb. The Sun Devils fell to State in the finals. While the Sun Devils added victories to their record last year, Brock was to win a personal battle against The disease ravaged his liver and spread to his colon. In mid-July, Brock had surgery to remove the affected tissues. Doctors 80 percent of Brock ' s liver and 10 feet of his colon. Brock said, " I feel as good as I ever did, " commenting on his current state. He added, " I don ' t see that I ' ll be slowed a bit. " It was that attitude that permeated Brock ' s coaching philosophy. It was a winning tradition filled w ith pride. " Pride is the key, " Fenton said. Fenton also said that Brock demanded the best. " If you don ' t want to win, you won ' t make the team, " Fenton added. With another winning season behind him, Brock had already begun to for next year by scouting pitchers to support his offense. Brock said, " We ' re bringing in a few kids Oct. 10 from California and Texas. " Although the Sun Devils recruited several new faces from out of state, Brock added that there will also be a few local players. Always thinking of his team and the Sun Devils ' next win, Brock said, " If we can get the pitching, we can win it all next year. " 4 JIM BROCK BASEBALL SPORTS 1 0 Doug Newstrom, a senior family studies and human development major, works the other team ' s player. Newstrom was named ASU pitcher of the year as well as most improved in 1991. ■ Photo by Steve Wagner 282 BASEBALL SPORTS C I With the the right break or the baseball coach Jim Brock all of his to the College World Series in his 22 seasons at had chance to win the national tit co Story by Shaun Rachau teams that advance But none, Brock said, had played better as a team going into the College World Series than the 1993 Sun Devil team. By winning two games against the of Arizona to conclude their season to clinch the Six-Pac title, the top-ranked Sun Devils played their best baseball of the season and advanced to the College World Series with a 12-2 win against St. John ' s in the NCAA West Region Championship. Brock said, " I can ' t remember taking a team (to the College World Series) who was playing any better than this ball club has played. " The College World Series was held in Omaha, Neb. and was the first for the Sun Devils since 1988, when ASU lost to Stanford 9-4 in the game. Overall, it was ASU ' s 16th appearance in the College World Series, with the Sun Devils winning the national title five times. After a thr ee-game sweep of USC in April 1993 at Los Angeles, the Sun Devils won 11 of their remaining 15 games to conclude the season and move into first place in the Six-Pac. It was the series against USC, according to third baseman Antone Williamson, that turned the around for the Sun Devils. " I think we turned it around, and from there on out, we pretty much played up to our potential, " Williamson said. " And we turned it up again against U of A and in the (West Region) tournament. " Brock agreed the series against USC had a significant impact on the team. " We, at that point, decided we were clearly the best team in the league, " Brock said. " And five other teams in the league clearly decided that we were the best team in the league. " The Sun Devils carried their momentum from the regular season into the post-season. In their four West Regional games, the Sun Devils scored 10 home runs and hit .378 as a team. " I think this is the best baseball we ' ve played all year by far, " said catcher Paul LoDuca. The only thing he was hoping was for the Sun Devils to win 40 games. The Sun Devils won more than 40 games, but much more happened for LoDuca in his first season at ASU. A senior and a transfer student from Glendale Community College, LoDuca became a pop icon in Tempe and held the ASU single-season hit record after passing former-Sun Devil, and one-time major leaguer, Hubie Brooks. LoDuca accomplished his feat with the Continued on page 284 BASEBALL SPORTS Bill Dunn, a senior studies major, swings for the hit. Dunn was a member of the U.S. Junior Olympic team in 1990. Photo by Steve Wagner Continued from page 283 127th hit of the year, a triple off the left field fence, against St. John ' s in the games of the NCAA West Regionals. " I never thought at the beginning of the year that I would get the record, " LoDuca said. " It wasn ' t one of my goals, but has gone well. " He added, " Hubie Brooks was a great major leaguer. It is just a great feeling to be on top of some of those categories, especially at this program. " Coincidentally, Brooks broke the hit record in the 1978 College World Series against St. John ' s — the same team LoDuca broke Brook ' s record against. " It is fitting that LoDuca got his hit against us, " St. John ' s coach Joe Russo said. " He is an outstanding hitter. " LoDuca credited most of his success to having third baseman Antone Williamson and designated hitter Todd Cady hitting behind him. " With those kind of hitters behind me, I think I ' ve seen a lot of good pitches all year, " LoDuca said. " And even with Doug (Newstrom) in front of me, I probably got a lot of RBIs because he ' s been on base so much. " Much of the Sun Devils ' hitting success in the West Regional came from the many left-handed pitchers they faced throughout the tournament. " By facing all of the lefties, it seemed like I got in a groove and the whole team got in a groove, " LoDuca said. " It seems like our team has adjusted well against lefties. " Brock worried about the number of left- handed pitchers. " We went into the series concerned about the fact that we didn ' t want to face anymore left-handed pitching than we had to, " Brock said. He added, " For us to make the adjustments that we were able to make there, while the pitching and defense were doing as well as they did, it just wasn ' t planned. " GUARDING FIRST BASE, Doug Newstrom, a senior family studies and human development major, plays defense. Newstrom helped other team members with their game. Photo by Steve Wagner BASEBALL SPORTS Pitcher Amber Tinstman, a senior pre-law and justice studies major, whips the ball across the plate. The Sun Devil softball team finished the 1993 season with a 34-26 record. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald SOFTBALL SPORTS team ' by their intense and All identified the ASU softball aggressive of and continued success. Since 197 the ASU softball team washed out and damaged Story Javier Dee Dee Camarena, a senior player, was one of the major assets to the team as the team selected her best defensive player of the year for 1993. She always maintained her status of play and helped ASU to a successful year. Camarena was only one base shy of breaking the record for the most stolen bases. In addition, Camarena served as one of three senior captains. Cheri Keller also represented the on the team as she was the second of the tri-captains. Amber Tinstman, a senior pre-law and justice studies major, worked hard both on the diamond and at school. Tinstman received a Scholar Athlete Award for maintaining a 3.39 grade point average. In addition, the team named Tinstman outstanding pitcher and most valuable player of the year. Tinstman said, " I was greatly looking forward to my last year as a Sun Devil. " Tinstman also said, " Although we had three starting freshmen, Alyssa Johnson, Tammy Lohmann and Jeanne Redondo, I was sure we had a strong team. " Even after graduation, her softball did not end. She traveled to Italy for four months to play in an international league. hurricane Emily For 15 years, the Sun Devils ranked very high for their league. And like every other year, the team finished the season successfully. The 1993 team intended to keep the winning tradition. Many players, and especially the coach, did not feel the tradition was out of reach. Head Coach Linda Wells and her team intensified their play and finished another triumphant year. They ranked 19 with a record of 13-11 in the Pac 10. An inspired Linda Wells looked to one direction and that was the NCAA championship. Having coached several U.S. teams, Wells gave the ASU softball team an advantage with great leadership. Wells said, " Even though we had a young team, we had a successful year. " Looking at the end results, her comments were not understated. Wells led the Sun Devils to an overall record of 34-26. SOFTBALL SPORTS Emilee Klein, a s ophomore undeclared major, prepares to tee off. Klein produced quality results during her first two years at ASU. ■ Photo by Samantha Feldman GOLF SPORTS There was no word to describe the success of the men ' s and Known nationally for its champions ASU always showed and proved that the were the best. Javier Aurrecoechea The women ' s golf team clubbed first place in both the Pac-10 and NCAA Individual and overall team scores topped all other universities. The men ' s team ended their season by placing 1st in the Pac-10 and ranking 6th in the NCAA. Their long-ball hitting and accuracy on the course put them on the map of victory. Second-year Head Coach Randy Lein, named Pac-10 Coach of the Year, led the team through many championships throughout ASU ' s history. The ASU men ' s golf team became the first university in NCAA history and the fifth school ever to sweep NCAA titles in the same sport in the same school year. In addition, the men ' s team won first place in the Ping Preview, Pacific Coast Intercollegiate, Southwestern Intercollegiate, Pacific-10 Conference Championship Tournaments. Randy Lein, who came to ASU from the University of Southern California, won 27 tournaments in 11 seasons and coached 21 all-American players. Perhaps the most valuable player in the 1993 season was Todd Demsey, a junior psychology major. Demsey captured the 1993 NCAA Championship in which he became ASU ' s fourth NCAA medalist in the last five years. Although Demsey deserved his own credit, many said he was following in the footsteps of former ASU golfer Phil Mickelson. He also capped a marvelous summer by competing for the United States on the Walker Cup team in which he won all three matches. Cade Stone, a senior marketing major, finished second at the NCAA Stone maintained his goals and geared up to take the NCAA title in the 1994 season. Larry Barber, a senior justice studies major, also looked for another team Barber returned in the 1994 season as a second-year all-Pacific-10 Conference performer in the previous year. According to Golfweek magazine, redshirt Scott Johnson, a freshman major, was one player to watch in the next season. Led by Head Coach Linda Vollstedt, the ASU ' s women ' s golf team grasped the five first place finishes in both the NCAA and Pac-10 tournaments. Although confidence levels were high, the possibility of a loss was lurking. Continued on page 290 FOLLOWING THROUGH, Todd Demsey, a psychology major, placed first in the 1993 NCAA Demsey looked forward to another medal in the 1994 season. Photo by Darryl Webb Continued from page " We had a lot of confidence, but it wasn ' t going to be easy, " Vollstedt said. Vollstedt began her 14th season at ASU after coaching the girls ' s golf team at Alhambra High School in Phoenix. During Vollstedt ' s 30-year involvement at ASU, she coached 29 all-Americas, nine conference medalists and 41 all- conference golfers. ASU won 34 tournaments under her direction. All-American Wendy Ward, a junior finance, took first place in the Pacific-10 Conference Championships, and third place in the NCAA Championships. Emilee Klein, a sophomore undeclared major, was named to the All-America team for her top-10 finishes seven times. Klein planned on turning professional at the end of 1994 season. Klein, who took first in the Golf World competition, said she began playing golf when she was nine years old. " I guess golf is like second-nature to me, " Klein said. She said she came to ASU because she knew the university always offered a great golf program. Klein said, " We have the best golf team in the nation because we have the players, the facilities (the Karsten Course at ASU), and a great coach. " The team played in memory of former ASU Sun Devil and all-America golfer Heather Farr. Farr lost a four-year struggle with cancer. She became the fifth female golfer to be inducted in the ASU Sports Hall of Fame. Heather Bowie, a freshman undeclared major, made three top-10 finishes in four appearances, thus taking second in her first collegiate competition. GOLF SPORTS HOLE 18 YARDS 425 PAR 4 SUPPORTING THE Demsey and Randy Lein, head coach of the men ' s golf team, look at the competition at the NCAA tournament. The team finished first in the Pac- 10 division. Photo by Shaun Rachau With a team ranked in the top ten members of the women ' s team were beaming with . the 1993 season the Sun Dev il gymnasts ranked seventh as they entered t NCAA by Kim Kaan Once at the nationals, they lost their balance as they slipped five places after scoring a season-low 46.875 on the beams. They did, however, tie their season high on the uneven bars. Head Coach John Spini led several Sun Devils to individual victories. Jennifer McKenna, a sophomore major, said that this season looked better. The season began in January and ended in April. McKenna said that the team hoped to rank sixth in the NCAA Championships. The team also managed to beat the new system. The NCAA adopted a new qualification process for teams hoping to reach the championship meets. Teams that finished in first place for each region qualified automatically for the nationals. Then, the last six teams were chosen from their regional scores. The Sun Devil team hosted the 1994 Regional Competition in the University Activity Center. With influence from her parents, McKenna began gymnastics at age 3. She continued all the way through high school where she decided to pursue athletics in college, so she could get a scholarship. " I picked ASU because I already knew the coach, " McKenna said, " I was also familiar with the campus after competing several times in Arizona. " Unlike the men ' s gymnastics team, the women ' s team was supported by the Intercollegiate Athletics Department. ■ McKenna said her goal was to compete as best as she could for the team. She also said that the beam and bars were her strongest areas. Jenny Ester, a freshman physical therapy major, captured second-team all- America honors when she tied for ninth on uneven bars at the 1993 NCAA Senior Tina Brinkman also earned all- America honors when she finished in third place for the floor exercised. An elementary education major, Brinkman was the first and only Sun Devil to earn a perfect ' 10 ' during a Pac- 10 Conference. 292 GYMNASTICS SPORTS BALANCING FOR PERFECTION, Freshman Jenny Ester performs her balance beam routine during her meet against Florida. Ester won the all-around competition. Photo by Darryl Webb GYMNASTICS SPORTS 293 Tyson Bond, spends much of his free time on the tennis courts. The men ' s tennis team anticipated a better season in 1994. ■ Photo by William Lynam TENNIS SPORTS Kim Kaan Under the direction of Sheila Mclnerny, head coach for women ' s tennis, the team placed eighth in the country. Although the women lost in the quarterfinals of the 1993 NCAA tournament, they were elated that they had advanced to the competition in which they had finished in the top ten for five consecutive years. " It was definitely a good year, " Mclnerny said. She added that the team has never been blessed with one star player. Instead, the team cooperated to make a winning season. Mclnerny said, " We have a talented group who makes the most of all their games. " She attributed the team ' s success to the overall performance of the team, but she also named Pam Cioffi, a senior major, Kori Davidson, a secondary education major, and Meredith Geiger, a senior exercise science major, as the team ' s top players. She anticipated another great season in 1994 because six out of seven team members were returning. " I think we will be doing great if we all stay healthy, " Mclnerny said. She added, " We were fortunate not to have a lot of injuries. " However, Geiger, the team captain, injured her knee during the fall semester, but she soon recovered to play in the spring. Geiger said that the 1993 season was not one of her best years. " I was trying to make up for lost time in the spring, " Geiger added. However, she also said that the season turned out better than what she had expected. " I think we did very well. We have always had a good home record and have been able to maintain that record, " said. " But, I have always been one to believe that there is always room for improvement. " She described the women ' s tennis team as small and young, but capable of holding their own. She said that the team achieved one of its collective goals by advancing to the quarterfinals in the tournament. " We pulled together to meet our goal. It was definitely because of team Geiger said. She also said, " We have a lot of Now that the potential is realized, we can take it to the next level. " The men ' s tennis team, however, did not feel the same optimism after it slipped from the final rank. Continued on page 296 TENNIS SPORTS PRACTICING RETURN, Kori Davidson, a junior secondary education major, uses her backhand to get the best shot. Davidson ranked 21 in the 1993 pre-season. Photo by Brian Fitzgerald • s Continued from page 295 Paul Reber, a sophomore history major, said that he was disappointed that it was not a good year. Reber said that his personal goal was to play as well as he can. He added that achieving this goal in the next season would make him happier. A native of British Columbia, Reber started playing tennis because his parents wanted to learn a sport that the whole family could play. He said that the biggest difference tennis at home and tennis at ASU was that the playing conditions were a lot hotter in Tempe. He said that there were only one or two serious injuries, but this was not what held the team behind. Reber said, " I was under the impression that some of the team members were more into partying than competing. " He added, " We had a really tough noting that only two teams that they competed against were not in the top 20. He also said that it was a matter of the team playing great one day, and bad the next. In addition, Reber said that the team members had a big disparity in their ages, which added to the pressure of the season. He said that Bruce Haddad, a senior communications major, worked the and always competed with a good attitude. He also anticipated a better year in 1994. He said that Lou Belken, head coach for men ' s tennis, seemed more and optimistic. Haddad believed the tennis team was a great experience. " We did have some bad luck, and we lost a couple close matches, " Haddad said. " He (Belken) is one of the greatest coaches in the program, " he added. Haddad, since the end of the season, turned professional and decided to play in tournaments for points. TENNIS SPORTS Joelle Schad, a junior undeclared major, smacks the ball across the net. Schad made a strong comeback after having arthroscopic knee surgery in the fall. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald TENNIS SPORTS A good stretch of the imagination to mental victories. With one women ' s track and field were in the lead of their own victories. Story by Renee Caruss Both teams worked for the win, and after competing in only one meet, it was evident that the teams were going to have wins. " We started off slow, but a good sign is that we all peaked at the right time, " senior Tricia Melfy said. " We ' ve only had one meet and I was pleased with their said Head Coach Leonard Braxton. With one year at ASU, Braxton coached both the women ' s and men ' s teams. Some believed that the new coaching staff served as more hurdle. " We have new coaches, which leaves a structured path and things will take off, " Melfy added. " I am trying to get use to all of the new coaches, " senior Charlie Cohen said. " Sometimes, it is frustrating; we face new delimmas and sometimes limited Despite added pressure, both teams overlooked the stress and focused to their individual performances during the season. They saw the new instruction as a fresh beginning. " Our strong points are our 800-meter run, 400-meter dash and our 16- meter relay, " Braxton said. " I also think we have a strong team for high jumping and pole vaulting. " " We are predicted to do real good this year and we can do it, " Melfy said. " We have plenty of sprinters that round off our field events. " Although the SunDevils seemed well- rounded, the coach said that there is always room for improvement. Braxton said, " We always need improvement to improve ourselves at competition. " He added, " We have the Pac-10 at the end of May, and we face the NCAA the beginning of June. " He also said that he anticipated a lot of success at both competitions. " We take it a year at a time and we try to get everyone through school and athetically, " Braxton said. " We want everyone on the team to operate at their most full potential. " The players also anticipated a winning season for both the team and the individuals. Melfy said, " I want to win the Pac-10, and I hope we can place third overall. I also believe the difference for me this year is that I don ' t want to overtrain. " The men ' s goals did not seem much different. " I ' d like to win the nationals, " said Cohen. Senior Nick Hysong said, " My Continued on page 300 TRACK AND FIELD SPORTS LEADING THE PACK, senior Kelly Cordell pulls out in front during the women ' s 1500-meter race. In the end, Cordell finished in third place. ■ Photo by Suzanne Kyer TRACK AND FIELD SPORTS AIR, an ASU long jumper leaps for the longest distance in order to defeat the opposition. She measured at exactly 20 feet. ■ Photo by Darryl Webb Continued from page 298 expectations were met so far this year, but I want to pursue this as a profession. He added, " Coach Steve has helped me a lot. " Cohen added, " I want to make the team. That is everyone ' s dream here. " He also said that placement on the national team is his collegiate goal. " I know at ASU I can accomplish this, " Cohen said. Braxton also believed that the Sun Devil track team does have Olympic potential. Braxton said, " We do have Olympic potential on our team; we have strong sprinters and we ' re not young, but middle of the road. We ' ve always been a stable group and that helps. " There were many injuries on the team from last year, but that did not stop anyone from trying to get back on the track. " I had surgery and it affected my ability, but this year, I want to in April for the outdoor championship, " said Cohen. Recruiting was always a tough goal for coaches to accomplish, but not impossible. Braxton said, " We work very hard on recruiting and women players tend to maintain the same number, but the men ' s team is where we need to work hardest. " He also felt that the team had many key players. Kim Toney, Shanequa Campbell, Lade and Tayo Akinremi, Jacqueline Gayle, Shelly Choppa, and Janice Nichols. Nick Hysong and Brian Ellis headed the men ' s team. At the 1993 NCAA Outdoors senior Charlie Cohen finished in the top eight with Nick Hysong. Senior Shelly Choppa became an outdoor all-America for the first time, tying for eighth for the women ' s championship. Senior Shanequa Campbell also won all-America honors for the third time. TRACK AND FIELD SPORTS RUNNING FOR THE TEAM, senior George Page, an ASU relay runner, sprints with baton in hand to lead the Sun Devil team. Many sprinters aspired to compete in the Olympics. Photo by Darryl Webb TRACK AND FIELD SPORTS SPIKING FOR THE FLOOR, the Sun Devil volleyball team tries to score the next point. The team placed high in the 1993 season. Photo by Samantha Feldman VOLLEYBALL SPORTS A hush filled the room as the vo e ball team concentrated on volleyball blocks hits and spikes. Head Coach prided the team ' s ambition to have a great season. volleyball team placed overall Renee Caruss They finished the year with confidence and great anticipation for the next season. Snyder said that her players looked forward to another sweet success. She said, " We were happy with the progress we made last season. We have the talent this season to win the Pac 10, and our main goal is to reach the final four. " Although the team had the confidence to meet its goals, Snyder said the is fierce. " There is a lot of competition because we have six of the top 20 teams in the region, " Snyder added. Members of the team chose their victories. LeAnne Schuster, a junior liberal arts major, said she particularly enjoyed the game against New Mexico. She said, " We hadn ' t been to the NCAA ' s in a long time, and the win against New Mexico was the greatest moment of the season. " The coach also described a favorite moment. Snyder said, " One of our great was against Washington State. It was nice to sweep them. " Snyder agreed with Schuster that the New Mexico game topped their list. " The other moment was the five-game match at New Mexico. We had to fight a blizzard to get there, and we won the first round, " Snyder said. She added, " We also are a good team on the road. " Along with the great points of the season, there were low points as well. Nancy Christian, a senior member of the team, said, " The most disappointing point in our season was that we wanted to finish higher in the Pac 10. " On a similar note, Snyder said, " I think that one of the disappointing points of our season was our loss to Cal twice. " But, the disappointing points did not discouraged the team. Instead, Snyder said there was a lot of team spirit and tremendous team effort. " Our juniors and seniors are on strength and conditioning all the time, " Snyder said. " We are at a higher level with big girls moving quicker, and we ' re in good shape for the upcoming season. " She added, " We have All-Americans on our team, which makes good impact. " VOLLEYBALL SPORTS David Holderbach, a junior engineering major, leads the team down the lane. Ernie Maglischo coached the men ' s swimming team in the 1994 season. Photo by Tim Gibbons SWIMMING SPORTS Internal drive motivated the men ' s and women ' s swimmin teams to successful seasons, Both the men ' s and women ' s swimming team experienced several a new coach.By Renee Caruss Head Coach Ernie Maglischo provided a new scope to the men swimmers, which contributed to their 6-2 season. Based on the positive statistics, Maglischo said the team has always ranked high in competition. The men ' s swimming team even placed third in the Pac 10 tournament and 19th in the NCAA competition, he said. Michael Kidd, a sophomore liberal arts major, said, " The Pac 10 championship meet was important because the whole team came together and performed as a team. " Though, Kidd added that all moments were not exciting or rewarding. He said, " One of the disappointing was our performance at the and not qualifying for the meet. " Maglischo said, " I think they fell a bit short of their goals because they didn ' t score as high as they hoped for in the nationals due to illnesses. " He also said that the team was built around partnership and leadership. " This year I have great leadership in my three captains. I am very happy to have this opportunity to be coach of this team, " Maglischo said. He added, " I have been waiting for this for a long time, and I absolutely love what I am doing. " In addition to Maglischo ' s love for the job, he implemented several objectives for his new team. " I would like to match the Pac 10 and climb higher in the national standings, " Maglischo said. According to Kidd, the addition of a new coach affected the team as a whole. He said, " We have a new coach with new techniques and a brand new philosophy. Our team is much larger and everyone is getting along extremely well. " Kidd also spoke for the women ' s team, who coincidentally finished with the same season record as the men ' s team. The women ' s swimming team placed ninth in the championship, and finished with an overall 6-2 season. Tim Hill, head coach for women ' s swimming, said that there were several crucial plays in the 1993 season. Perhaps, the most exciting, according to Hill, was their national competition. He said, " The most important moment to the team was moving up to the top 10 nationals after being 11th and 12th in past years. " He contributed the move to increased practices in speed techniques. Hill said, " Each person performed thei r Continued on page 306 SWIMMING SPORTS FOR BOTTOM, Chris Jeffrey, a sophomore landscape architecture major, swims daily for constant practice. Head Coach Tim Hill remained very optimistic about the women ' s season. ■ Photo by Brian Fitzgerald Continued from page 305 overall best performance. " However, the team realized that all meets would not end in success. They went to the UCLA meet and fell short of their goal, according to Hill. " The biggest disappointment of the season was not winning the UCLA dual meet because this was the best meet of the season and the athletes felt they won the meet, " Hill said. " Unfortunately, there was a technicality error in the scoring and we lost. " Dorra Tang, a freshman liberal arts major and first-year swimmer said, " I believe t his year the freshman will be able to place and give points for the team to do well in the Pac 10. " Hill remained optimistic about the team and the upcoming season. He said, " Most of our goals were last season and our improvements included overall fitness and being in all the meets. We had injuries, but this was always happening. " " Our strongest point is that we have world-class athletes, " Hill added. Tang also said she believes there are many injuries throughout the season. She said, " A lot of girls have been getting hurt real early in the season. We all work very hard, " Tang also said that knee injuries, injuries, and sprained ankles from running were the leading injuries. " The team is very together; we are like a family, " Tang said. Both the men ' s and women ' s swimming teams strived to do their best throughout the year. SWIMMING SPORTS ARMING THE LANES, the women ' s swim team practices for their next meet. Players suffered minor injuries, said Dorra Tang, a first-year swimmer and a freshman liberal arts major. Photo by William Lynam SWIMMING S PORTS DIVING SPORTS SPRINGING INTO ACTION, Joe Lyons, a senior psychology major, takes his dive off the springboar d during the seaon ' s first tournament. Lyons contributed to the overall success of the men ' s diving team. Photo by Samantha Feldman F THE Aurrecoechea and Kim Kaan Their concentration convinced the crowd to quiet down, speaking only with a Members of both the men ' s and women ' s team land in the water without a splash. The crowd cheers with excitment as both teams proceeded to a great season in the Pac 10. For divers at ASU, the sun shined the whole year. Many players the the success of the team to Ward O ' Connell, head coach for both the men ' s and women ' s team. O ' Connell was highly recognized for his encouragment and his winning ability. In his 19 years as head of the Sun Devil teams, O ' Connell tutored and numerous All-Americas and Pac-10 champions. He was optimistic for the up-coming seasons, noting that the team will rank high as a result of its experience divers. Many recognized O ' Connell as the dean of diving coaches in the Pac-10. His wife, Joel, was a 10-time national diving and two-time Olympic alternate. O ' Connell always looked to promote positive feelings among the athletes. " I want to have a happy team because it makes me as a coach feel young again, " O ' Connell said. Many who supported swimming as a sport often overlooked the divers, which was an integral part of the team. Katie Williams, a freshman art major, said that she wrote to O ' Connell asking to be part of the team. She also sent a videotape which apparently, convinced him to recruit her. Williams said that she decided to come to ASU because of the beautiful weather and the wonderful art program, but she also said that she wanted to still dive in college. " I love the team because everone is very supportive of each other, " she said. Williams added that each individual worked for the team ' s goal. " Everyone tries to do the best for the team rather than individually, " she said. " We compete within ourselves. " She added that the top scorer, however, was Amy Garner, who was one of the few on scholarship. Garner, a junior exercise science major, finished third in the three-meter, fourth in platform and 11th in the three- meter in the Pac-10 Championships. A local, Garner also won All-America in 1988 and 1990. The season began in late August and continued until late March. Athletes five days a week for two hours each day. Williams said that they also take time to weight training for overall body Continued on page 310 DIVING SPORTS Brad Maraccini, a freshman diver, executes a flawless dive during a tournament. Maraccini, an aerospace engineering major, played strong in high school and was ready to prove himself for the Sun Devil team. Photo by Erik Guzowski Continued from 309 strength. Divers practiced from two types of boards, tower an d sprinboard, which from one to ten meters. Williams said it was essential to have upper body strength for the springboards. " It is a different way of diving because it is more like gymnastics, " Williams said. " The other way, you have to start on a hard surface and rotate by yourself. " Joe Lyons, a senior psychology major, said that the men ' s team ranked pretty high, but the women ' s team often found themselves in the first or second places. " Individually, I hope to place in the top five, " Lyons said. Lyons, a native from Albany, N.Y., served as the top diver for the Sun Devil men ' s team. He led the team in several events in the Pac- 10 Championships. He placed fifth in the one-meter dive and ninth in the three-meter dive in competitions. He also said that he came to ASU of the sun. Lyons also knew several people who already going to the university. " After taking to the coach, it seemed like a good place to go, " Lyons added. He often helped teammates in perfecting their style as well as improving his own as he served as team captain. According to O ' Connell, Lyons, along with sophomore John Milander, gave depth and direction to the men ' s diving squad. DIVING SPORTS KEEPING HER TOES POINTED, Kirsten Shafer, a freshman undeclared major, performs a " jack knife " dive for the judges in a Pac-10 competition. The women ' s diving team ranked in the top five. ■ Photo by Erik Guzowski DIVING SPORTS HEADING FOR FIRST, distance runner Kim Toney, a junior liberal arts major, leads her opponents during the ASU invitational. The October 1993 event brought many of the Pac-10 ' s best team for the competition. ■ Courtesy of ASU Sports 312 CROSS COUNTRY SPO RTS cross-country a bid to win the the men teams sailed over the competition. Their time and enemy proved the Story by Amy were winners. Many woke up at 6:30 a.m. every morning to run 10 miles before they go to class. Their early-morning ritual was to gear them up for the six upcoming meets. Though their practices were year- round, they took seasonal breaks for Christmas. Many joined the track and field teams to keep in shape while the cross-country teams were in their off- season. Rose Karrels, a sophomore business major, said, " Cross country is definitely a challenge of self motivation and determination. " In the Pac-10 conference, Karrels placed 50th in the individual event, which had shown an improvement in her speed. The coalition felt that multi-cultural relations were important in order to understand where their culture fit in with others ' . At the close of the 1993 season, both women and men ' s teams ended in the same standings as their 1992 season. At the Pac-10 Championships, held at Stanford University in Palo Alto, Calif., the women placed seventh with 204 points, and the men came in eighth place with 193 points. Although the teams as a whole stayed the same from last year ' s meet, many individuals emerged within the conference standings. Kristin Wellman, a senior runner and business major, improved by 14 and went from 34th to 26th in the Pac-10 conference. Christie Masson, a junior liberal arts major, also made a big jump in the individual standings. Her time improved by more than two minutes. She also ranked 10 places from where she finished in the conference. Several ASU women finished in the top 65. Kim Toney,a junior liberal arts major finished 29th with a time of 18:29. With a time of 20:30, Jennifer a senior runner, placed 57th, and Janice Nichols, a senior runner, ranked 61 with a time of 21:48. Although the men ' s team as a whole stayed at the same level of competition, several men ' s team runners exceeded their personal expectations and goals. Junior pre-med major Erin Scroggins improved by more than two minutes, which allowed him to go from 26th to nineth place in the conference. Scroggins was the only ASU runner Continued on page 314 CROSS COUNTRY SPORTS 313 Erin Scroggins, a pre-med major, passes his competition. The invitational challenged the runners because of the hot weather conditions. Courtesy of ASU Sports Information Continued from page 313 to place in the top ten at Pac-10 Championships. He was also the only one to attend the NCAA Region VIII Cross Country meet in Woodland, Wash. where he placed 26th. Ken Lehman, assistant coach for the cross-country team, described Scroggins as a team leader. He said, " I look for him to continue his success in the new season. " Eric Aragoni, a senior liberal arts major, finished 42nd in 26:19 minutes. Other top-place individuals included Eric Strachan, a senior liberal arts major, who finished 47th in 26:47, Matt Repak, a freshman liberal arts major, came in 51st place with 27:08 on the clock, and Tom Weber, a junior engineering major, was 53rd in 27:17. Although individual standing in the Pac-10 cenference showed that there was an improvement for runners on an individual basis, the women hoped for an improvement in their overall team standings for next season. Karrels, the only woman with eligibility, said that the women ' s team strived to improve each year. She added, " Next year looks She explained that the team was relatively small in comparison to their competition. According to Paul Kirk, information specialist for Intercollegiate Athletics, a young men ' s team left a lot of room for improvement. " The teams ' placements were typical for recent times, " Kirk said. He added, " Individual standings were better this year. Last year, we did not even place in the top ten, " referring to Scroggins. Both the men and women teams looked forward to the next season they made a goal to become more successful next year as they push themselves into the top half of the Pac- 10 Conference. 314 CROSS COUNTRY SPORTS SPRINTING FOR THE FINISH, a cross country runner quickens his pace and heads toward the finish line. The cross country team competed mostly in out-of-state events. ■ Photo by Darryl Webb CROSS COUNTRY SPORTS members of the University of Arizona team block the spike from an aggresive Sun Devil. U of A teams were ASU ' s biggest rival. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton 316 THE YEAR IN SPORTS SPORTS to strive for their time of disappointment a Story Kim Kaan individual best to be a time of change and a time of Football, like every year, created an energy that sparked the fans as well as the players. Head Coach Bruce Snyder looked to advancing to a bowl game, but the Sun Devils were cut short by a loss against the University of Arizona. Snyder took freshman redshirt Jake Plummer from the bench and put him to work as the starting quarterback. quarterback Grady Benton, upset with the switch, transferred to another university. After coming off the injured list, Mario Bates decided to go pro and left the Sun Devils for the National League. Basketball continued as a powerful force in the Pac-10 Conference. The men ' s team were strong contenders to become one of the top five. The women ' s team, however, faced some difficulty because its players were relatively young and the coach was new. The Sun Devil golf teams headed for the top position again. The women ' s team sought another championship in memory of Heather Farr. Farr, former ASU star and LPGA died of four-year battle with breast cancer. The men ' s and women ' s swimming and diving teams placed high in the Pac-10 Championships. The 11th-ranked women ' s swim team captured its highest Pac-10 position as they beat the of Southern California from second place. Jeff Theiler and the Sun Devil team challenged themselves to meet high expectations. A pre-season poll by Amateur Wrestling News placed the players 6th in the top 40. The team hoped to win the conference title. Members of the 7th-ranked women ' s gymnastics team glowed with happiness as they placed first at the Southwest Cup Competition. In cross country, junior Erin Scroggins finished in 26th place at the NCAA Region VIII in Woodland, Washington. Scoggins was the only Sun Devil competitor in the event. Patti Snyder, head coach for volleyball, also looked for a win from her strong team. Baseball Head Coach Jim Brock praised his players for their dedicated efforts to make the Sun Devils one of the best teams in the sp ort. The baseball team is one of two most successful programs in on page 318 THE YEAR IN SPORTS SPORTS a Sun Devil swimmer practice in the warm Arizona sun. The women ' s and men ' s swim teams worked together to condition before competition. • Photo by Aimee Tenney Continued from page 317 the Six-Pac since 1979. For members of the men ' s and women ' s archery, badminton, and the men ' s team, their athletic year was a time of change. The Intercollegiate Athletics Board, in developing a 10-year budget plan, that each of these sport would have to become self-supporting. According to Charles Harris, director of the athletics program, the program could no longer support the teams financially. The decision was also based on trends at other universities. Over a period of five years, 26 NCAA Division I institutions eliminated, or announced plans to suspend, support to the men ' s varsity gymnastics team. Harris attributed the decline in university interest to the decline in high school interest. He said, " The basis of support of programs is based on participation at the local, Conference, regional and national levels. " In Arizona, there is not even one high school in the state that offers men ' s Only three Pac-10 Conference school still supported the program. In contrast, seven schools in the Pac-10 offer women ' s gymnastics. On the level, 80 universities support their women ' s team. He added, " There are strong high school and age group caliber programs in the region and locally. " The final decision was reviewed over an 18-month period. Board members met with appropriate constituencies of each of the impacted programs. They also looked at the current status of programs, data and trends at all levels. Many upset with the decision looked at Harris ' position with a careful eye. ASU President Lattie Coor, however, announced that Harris would stay as director. The team continued to practice. THE YEAR IN SPORTS SPORTS STRUGGLING FOR THE NET, junior Issac Burton blocks the potential two points. Burton had six 20- point games in the year. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton THE YEAR IN SPORTS SPORTS looking back in ASU started its foundation in 1885. The university began as the Arizona Territorial Normal School. Enrollment topped 33 students, compared to 43,000 during the 1993-1994 school year. On the campus, buildings, such as Old Main, reminded that ASU had several major event throughout history. Grady Gammage commemorated the man w served as of ASU for 26 years. Stauffer Hall, a College of Public Programs building, honored Charles A. Stauffer, a 1901 graduate. Stauffer initiated funding for the emorial Union, the hangout, in 1954. THE SUN DEVIL SPARK EXECUTIVE STAFF Standing tall among the trees, Old Main houses the ROTC department. The ivy-covered building opened in 1894 for classroom instruction. ■ Photo by Rosanne Cannella WORLD EVENTS ASU EVENTS " A " Mountain symbolizes the Sun Devil spirit — No one ever knew that the first letter in the would have such an impact on a school as it does to Arizona State University. Painted with more than 15 inches of bright yellow paint, the ' A ' on " A Mountain " symbolized the historical presence that ASU has had on the Tempe community. Sun Devils were possessive of their " A, " not letting just anyone come up to see it. Rivals, such as the U of A Wildcats, often come to late at night to paint their red and blue school but faithful members of the ASU Student Alumni repair it with afresh coat of paint. The painting of the " A " has become tradition. According to the University Archives, the " A " was placed on the mountain in 1938, which was 10 years after the school ' s name changed from the Tempe State Teachers College to the Arizona State Teachers College. Measuring 60 feet in height. the current " A " was built with reinforced steel and concrete in 1955. A bomb demolished the original letter in 1952. Every year, incoming students walk to see the infamous " A " Orientation Week during mid- August. In November, students Homecoming Week by hik- ing up the trail with luminarias where the university officials give a welcoming speech for those who were willing to climb. The tradition, however, began in the 1930s where as many as 2,500 freshman gathered at the top with paintbrushes in hand to " whitewash " the " A. " As the interest declined, found students to keep its colors. Today, members of the ASU Student Alumni Association repair it when mysterious colors appear high on the mountain. 1885 As Grover Cleveland is as 22nd President of the U.S., Europe is busy seeking possessions in Africa and Asia. Louis Pasteur devises the rabies vaccine. 1890 U.S. Army massacres " Ghost Dance " Dakota Sioux in the Battle of Wounded Knee. Idaho and become states. First shows ' appear in New York City. 1898 U.S. declares war on Spain due to outrage over rule in Cuba, the explosion of the battleship Maine in and pro-war manipulation by American media moguls. America obtains the Phillipines, Puerto Rico and Guam. 1901 Queen Victoria, monarch of Great Britain, dies; the end of the Victorian age. U.S. President William McKinley is assassinated and succeeded by Theodore Roosevelt. Walt Disney is born in Spain. The first Rose Bowl is planned, then played on Jan. 1 of the next year. 1885 The frontier lands of Arizona territory served as the beginning of a new idea for Governor Frederick Tritle. Not knowing ASU would eventually become a university for 43,000 people, he signed an act that $5,000 to establish " a School for the Territory of Arizona. " With his signature and the direction of its founder, Charles Trumbull Hayden, the school opened for classes on Feb. 8, 1886. 1895 The territorial school establishes its first parking fees. Students and faculty paid $1.00 a month for use of a pasture lot. Today, parking structure decals cost an average of $105 per school year. 1898 With the Feb. 4th dedication, Old Main becomes the first permanent campus building. Adding another layer of paint, students repair the bright yellow letter. A bomb destroyed its original in 1952. ■ Photo by Craig Macnaughton 322 TRADITIONS TRADITIONS H ISTORICAL WORLD EVENTS ASU EVENTS 1912 New Mexico becomes the 47th and Arizona the 48th state of the United States. Expedition reaches the South Pole. The Titanic sinks on her maiden voyage after colliding with an iceberg. Graduates look forward to the Big Event 1911 Theodore Roosevelt was the first United States President to visit the university. On Mar. 20, President Roosevelt came to campus after the dedication of Roosevelt Dam. 1914 World War I erupts when heir to the Austrian throne is assassinated in what is now Bosnia. War eventually to include most of Europe, America and U.S. Marines occupy Vera Cruz in retaliation for perceived slights. 1917 U.S. enters World War I as Russian Empire collapses in Russian Civil War begins to end with triumph of the Bolshevik Communists years later. U.S. Senate rejects wome n ' s sufferage bill, but women gain the vote three years later. 1925 Scopes monkey trial ' takes place when a high school teacher is indicted in Tennessee for teaching the theory of evolution. The theory of evolution remains formally illegal until 1967. graduation was the one event that freshmen to seniors hoped to have a ticket. Although the goal to graduate in four years was no longer realistic, all students aimed for the big day. Friends and family gathered in the University Activity Center to enjoy the commencement ceremonies whether they were in May, August or December. Graduates with smiles and occasional tears in their eyes decorated their mortar boards so they were in the burgandy mass of caps and gowns. To many, graduation was the end of an extensive education. No more tests, no more homework and no projects danced through their heads. On the other hand, it was a beginning to a new career, a new lifestyle and a massive reality check. However, the average ASU was no longer the 18 year old that came to ASU straight from high school. Many students found themselves returning because was pushing them out of work or they never finished what 1912 As Arizona establishes ASU began a decade of building development. President Arthur John Matthews and the Normal School Board measures to expand the institution ' s for the first time since its founding. 1915 Campus organizations flourished. The school its first marching band and hired its first band director. 1917 Students organize the first latern walk up " A " Mountain. The tradition as Sun Devils hike the mountain during Homecoming Week. Glancing at the program, at ASU West received their degrees at the Sundome. ■ Photo by Doug Crouch they once began. Estelle Sirkin, a senior major, said that her to go back to school was to fulfill a lifetime dream. " I always wanted to go to but when I was growing up, girls did not go to school, " Sirkin said. " It was their job to to stay at home and take care of the children. " This, howver, did not stop her from dreaming. She said, " ASU is the university where both of my children and daughter-in-law graduated from, so it is a family institution. " Because there were thousands of graduates, some students opted to just go to their college ' s convocation where individual names are called for and doctorate degrees. 324 TRADITIONS TRADITIONS H HISTORICAL WORLD EVENTS ASU EVENTS student protests that lasted through the 1990s tudent protests have not been radically ignited within the past couple of years. Historically, this has not been the case. In the 1960s, the height of anti-war protests came to the Sun Devil campus. Students staged poster protests in front of the Memorial Union. Student even gathered in protest of recruitment. Officers from the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) came to ASU to recruit potential employees, front of the Memorial Union to and ASU students refused to let anyone into the Old Building. Perhaps the most volatile on campus came in the 1989-90 school year. Within days apart, students rallied against the because they were not being heard. Sun Devils, like many other university protesters, looked for change. On April 21, 200 students aimed their protests to state They opposed the bud- get cuts, which would eliminate countless programs. Nine days later, 600 students, faculty and staff members staged an eight-hour rally and sit-in in 1925 Because that Normal School began as a school for aspiring teachers, a proposal was made to re-name the school and empower it to grant four-year B.A. degrees in Education. of the Arizona legislature approved the idea. In 1927, the school hired its first professor with a doctorate degree. Two years later, graduates received their degrees from the " Arizona State Teachers 1930 As the from effect of the Great Depression, ASU surprisingly experienced an increase in attendance. Many attributed this to the belief that going to college was the only way to secure a job. However, the depression also resulted in a number of faculty terminations and deaths. Waving spirited banners, ASU students in the 1960s protested against the Vietnam War.. Courtesy of University Archives 1929 Stock market crash on Oct. 29 — " Black Tuesday " — heralds the Great At its peak, more than one in 10 Americans will be unemployed. Economic troubles spread world-wide, fostering fascistic and dictatorial parties. 1933 Franklin Delanor Roosevelt elected president of the U.S., while Adolf Hitler establishes Nazi Germany and the first concentration camps.FDR begins the " New Deal, " a comprehensive series of social programs and laws which changes forever the relationship between the American citizens and government. 1939 Germany invades Poland on Sept. 1st, beginning World War II. The invasion of China continues under eyes of worried United States. President Roosevelt orders preliminary military preparations. 1960s sparked put campus racism on the agenda after three black students were attacked by fraternity members. Foi Hier ASU President J. Russell Nelson negotiated a 12-point plan that hoped to find a solution to ethnic crime. Two months later, more than 250 demonstrators gathered in support for the thousands of Chinese students murdered in the Tiananmen Square protests in Beijing. Arizona State students expressed their desire for peace. Though life did not seem so serious, Sun Devils held their private protests ion their hearts, which had the potential to become as public as the previous ASU demonstrations. Only time would tell. ■ 326 ACADEMICS ACADEMICS ASU EVENTS WORLD EVENTS Adjunct professor proposes a pedestrian paradise magine: the year is 1996, and you ' re crossing Avenue to walk back on campus. Traffic on University Drive has shrunk from four lanes to two and vehicles are crawling along at 5 mph. Jaywalking is legal, students are parallel parking next to the College of Nursing and the Language and Literature Building. The entire street is bustling with people walking along perdestrian malls, shaded with maple trees and stopping at sidewalk cafes. This community-oriented dreamland was the creation of John Minett, an ASU adjenct professor. He is battling to keep this vision alive. Minett believes Tempe needs to re-examine the way the road is used so bicycles and pedestrians can get to the University more efficiently. Minett ' s plan proposed that the city consider closing Drive and re-routing the 40,000 vehicles onto Fifth Street and the Red Mountain Freeway, which will be extended further into the Tempe area in 1995. " This proposal, with the speed limit being so low, would encourage people to cross up and down University rather than waiting great lengths at a street light, " said Jennus Burton, associate vice president for Administrative who addressed the Arizona Board of Regents regarding Minett ' s plan. " One of the University ' s master plans is to make the environment more safe, and this plan would do that, " Burton said. " It would create a safer environment for our pedestrians, mainly faculty, staff and students. " Minett ' s ASU utopia received mixed reactions from students and businesses. However, Minett would continue his research and proposals. U 1941 Germans Soviet Union on June 22. attack Pearl Harbor on Dec. 7 in response to U.S. embargoes of economic materials, freezing of assests and insistance on Japanese withdrawl from China. The 3,000 casualities the crew of the battleship U.S.S. Arizona. The United States enters World War II. 1945 Germany on May 7 and Japan on Aug. 14 after atomic bombs are dropped on Nagasaki and Hiroshima. Eastern Europe is oc- cupied by the Soviet Union. The United Nations is founded by the victorious allies. 1950 North Korea invades South Korea on June 25, sparking the Korean War. UN troops, including Americans, land to aid South Korea. Senator Joseph McCarthy advises President Truman that the State Department knowingly the " Red Scare " eventually intensifies years later into McCarthy ' s anticommunist witch-hunts. ' 1933 On June 30th, the College Board of Education moved that Grady Gammage be elected to the vacant position as president of the Arizona State Teachers College (ASTC). The motion carried throughout the next three decades Gammage was dubbed Architect of ASU. " 1938 Students, faculty, and staff celebrated the changing face of ASTC. In the pre-war building stages, Gammage initiated several major projects that led to the University status. 1945 March 9th marked the beginning of a new era for ASTC. With the help of Gammage, ASTC dropped the " teachers " from its name and was now the " Arizona State College at Tempe. " Building an ASU Minett ' s plan would vehicular traffic in front of Manazanita, built in 1967. ■ University Archives 321 RESIDENCE LIFE RESIDENCE LIFE H ISTORICAL ASU EVENTS WORLD EVENTS 101-year-old alumna reminisces about her ASU school days he frontier days of Arizona seemed to the 43,000 students that crowd the Tempe campus. To Jessie Fisk, those days were real. The centenarian graduated from the territorial school in 1912 with hopes of becoming a teacher. Fisk said that she cannot even begin to compare the campus of yesterday and today. " Old Main is the only left. " She remembers the building well. Her husband of 61 years, Floyd G. Fisk, proposed to her in one of its windows. Fisk has been playing the for more than 90 years. She takes every opportunity to " I play every day for the people in my apartment complex, " Fisk said. " I also perform in concerts for my bible study on Sundays. " Fisk added that she draws in crowds of 200 people or more. The ASU School of Music invited her to visit its recital hall with a world-class organ. Robert Clark, noted organ treated Fisk to a private concert. With the help of Clark, the university owns the state-of- the-art organ. He traveled throughout Europe to find the best qualities of organs. He wanted to build one at ASU that would all the perfect elements. The hall also incorporates the best of Europe. The auditorium features a ceiling that resembles that traditional cathedrals in Germany. Fisk was delighted with what she had heard. She said, " The music was overpowering. " As one of the oldest Sun Devil alumni, Fisk was also honored at the state ' s birthday celebration. When asked what she does to maintain her strength and health, Fisk said, " I just live from day to day with God ' s help. " ■ 1957 The Soviet Union launches the first satellite, Sputnik. scientific self- confidence is and the race for space ' intensifies. Dr. Seuss writes " The Cat in the Hat. " President Eisenhower orders troops to Little Rock, Arkansas to enforce desegregation. 1963 Civil rights violations against blacks inspires Martin Luther King Jr. to lead 200,000 demonstrators in the August " March on Washington. " President John F. Kennedy is in Dallas on November 22. 1970 President Richard Nixon orders American forces to invade Cambodia. National fire into crowd at Kent State University in Ohio, killing four students. At Jackson State College in Mississippi, highway patrolment fire into a dormitory, killing two students. Police brutality becomes an important issue in the American society. 1958 On Nov. 5th, Arizona voters approved Proposition 200, a measure that officially changes Arizona State College to Arizona State University. ASU President Grady Gammage announced the victory from the Starlight Balcony. Gammage died shortly after the legislation was passed. 1963 Students crammed into the Memorial Union lower lounge after they heard the news of Kennedy ' s assassination. With tears in their eyes, the message came during 11:40 a.m. classes from Dr. G. Homer Durham, preside nt. He cancelled activities, such as Senior Day, and a local high school championship game to be held in Sun Devil Stadium. Visiting the School of Music, Jessie Fisk, one of the oldest ASU alumni, meets organ professor Robert Clark for a personal recital. Fisk. graduated in 1912. ■ Photo by Ralph Rippe STUDENT LIFE STUDENT LIFE H HISTORICAL WORLD EVENTS ASU EVENTS Residence halls eliminate Greek sorority houses and brothel rumor umor had it that sorority houses were once brothels. to university officials, no evidence proved the claim. However, many still wondered why sororities were confined to the Palo Verde residence halls. Debra Sells, assistant director of the Residence Life Office, said she had never heard the brothel rumor. 1971 Public demonstrations against the Vietnam War crest in April and May. The 26th to the U.S. Constitution is ratified, lowering the voting age to 18 and giving a greater political voice to college students. 1980 Ronald Reagan is elected 40th president of the United States, ushering in the 1980s decade of greed and yuppie pride. The Cold War intensifies as the American defense budget is increased and the military expanded. 1989 After 50 years of the Cold War, the status quo is shaken w hen Gorbachev ' s attempts at reform result in the first breakdown of Soviet hedgemony in Eastern Europe, followed two years later by the dissolution of the Soviet Union.The fall of the Iron Curtain is symbolized by the fall of the Berlin Wall. " Traditionally, in the earlier days, sororities were more conservative, " Sells said. " Their alumni preferred them to live in the She further explained that any of the 14 sorority houses were once permitted to lease their own houses. Many houses were located off-campus because it was difficult to find available space. The sororities had difficulty with the overall financial costs and alumni approval. " I think there are advantages to living in a residence hall, " Sells said. " Proximity to the is one major advantage. " She added that sororities living on-campus do not have to worry extensively with many economic and facility issues. Amy Salmans, a senior political science major and president of Sigma Sigma Sigma, agreed with Sells ' opinion. " I think it is a much better because it takes a lot of off the sorority as far as maintenance and upkeep, " she said. Fraternities often lived off- campus. This, however, did not eliminate any problems. In late August, members of the Theta Delta Chi fraternity destroyed their house for unclear reasons. The damage estimated at more than S300,000. However, Sells said that the incident does not ruin the for other frate rnities. are all very individual, " she added. ■ 1970 150 students rallied and demonstrated at the presence of Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in the Old Business building. They did not the CIA should be allowed to interview on campus. 1971 Dennis Scarla, chairman of the University Student Mobilization Committee (SMC) organized an protest on April 22. He said, " Nationally, these are probably going to be the biggest anti-war demostrations in history. " 1987 The Sun Devil football team appeared for first time at the Rose Bowl. Playing with Michigan, the final score was Arizona State 22, Michigan 15, in the first Rose Bowl victory. Prohibiting all trespassers, the warning sign is the only decoration left from the Theta Delta Chi house.The fraternity damaged their house at an cost of $ 3 0 0 , 0 0 0 . ■ Photo by Craig Steeves GREEKS GREEKS HISTORICAL ASU EVENTS ASASU voices campus concerns since the 1930s eginning in the 1930s, the Associated Students of ASU, the student government, served as a sound board for stu-dents ' needs. ASASU also looked to state legislation for support. Arizona senators proposed and sponsored bills that would further the education and programs for all three Arizona universities, such as the campus security bill. student population more diverse, the need for a student continued to grow. As a result, several faculty members helped students with the organization of their group as well as a written Constitution. The move gave students more power on campus affairs, and it also gave them guidance and support for the complex issues. The new student governments worked successfully with the help of Vernon Tuckey, the first president. Similar to the Arizona ASASU was divided into four executive offices in which the president headed the weekly meetings. With U of A and NAU ASASU brainstormed ideas to enhance the college experience. 1989 In an effort to catch the attention of Arizona State legislators, approximately 200 students a " check- book " protest on April 12 to proposed budget cuts for the three in-state universities. Nine days later, about 600 ASU faculty and staff members protested against campus racism in a one-mile march. Approximately 250 protestors staged a sit-in at the north to the Memorial Union. It was the largest civil rights demonstration in the university ' s history. 1991 Looking for a place to relax, Sun Devils the of the Memorial Union The new MU wing was not the only renovation to the Tempe Students about the $70,000 expense of newly arrived solar art on the West Lawn. Moving into the Army barracks, ASASU members the office in the 1940s. ■ Courtesy of University Archives The United Nations sanctions armed action against Iraq after its occupation of Kuwait. and coalition aircrafts bomb Iraq targets for weeks, before ground troops repel Iraqi forces in Operation Desert Storm. L.A.P.D. officers are videotaped using excessive force in the of Rodney King, ' which spark a series of Los Angeles riots and looting. 1993 Federal agents storm a Christian cult ' s compound in Waco, Texas, leading to the deaths of the cult members and their leader David Koresh. The media spent more than one month with day-by-day coverage. After intervention turns sour in Somalia, Americans question the international role of the United States in the wake of the Cold War. Lorena Bobbitt makes national headlines through an infamous " chop and drop. " Like many legislators, ASASU officers campaigned to convince one or two more voters that they are the best candidate for a one-year term. The organization appropriated funds to other organizations. They sponsored and often collaborated on major events and activities for the Sun Devil However, their primary was to represent the ASU student, a goal since its in the 1930s. Because ASU started as a teachers ' college for primarily women, the number of enrolled male students was minimal. In 1933, 45 percent of the body was male. With the ORGANIZATIONS STUDENT BODY OFFICE ORGANIZATIONS EVENTS 1994 Bosnia to be a hot spot 80 years after World War I. Tensions between North and South Korea flare up Jan. 1 marks the first day of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), an agreement to all trade between the U.S., Canada and Mexico within the next 15 years. Congressional legend Tip O ' Neill dies as the " the baby boomers " come into their own political force. The U.S. and Western considers as crisis continues in Bosnia. The Tonya Harding Nancy Kerrigan soap aggresively covered by the media, casts a shadow on the 1994 Winter Olympic games. Kerrigan won the silver medal in figure skating after clubbed in the knee by men affiliated with Harding. Basketball star Michael Jordan tried his hand at baseball after winning three National Championships with the Chicago Bulls. Jordan retired from the NBA last year after the brutal murder of his father. Olympic and professional athletes are true to Sun Devil country lympic gold medalists and hall-of-fame athletes once graced the fields of Sun Devil land. As a matter of fact, the Olympic mark and medalists were still present in the Intercollegiate Athletics department. Herman Frazier associate athletics director, won the gold medal for track in the 1976 Montreal Olympic Games as well as the bronze.In additi on to working at ASU, Frazier served on the United States McDowell, Bobby Winkles and Rick Monday were the most well- known products of the Sun Devil sports program. They all initimately remember Packard Stadium. Sun Devil JoAnne Carner the first female to earn S2 million as a career golfer. She was joined by Phil Mickelson, DaMelle Ammaccapane, and Billy Mayfair, other outstanding ASU golfers More than 100 national titles have been earned by Sun Devil teams in 11 different sports. Consequently, more than 200 ASU athletes have captured titles to finish their Sun Devil sports career. USA Today consistantly ranked both the men ' s and women ' s programs above the top 15. 1994 Sun Devil continue to push for an ASU Medical School. Concerns about academic deficiencies for freshman to head the prioritity list of Law school looks to amend admission policy after entrance of an ex-convict. " Buddyball " arrives to Sun Devil Stadium as Buddy Ryan replaces Joe Bugel as head coach of the Cardinals. Many thanks to James Frusetta, a graduate history major, and Kimberly Kaan, a senior and Spanish major, for researching and compiling the world, national and Arizona State University timelines. ■ Waving to Sun Devil fans, Reggie Jackson commemorated Packard with his No. 44 Sun Devil jersey in hand. Jackson was one of several baseball greats with Arizona State as their alma mater. •Courtes of ASU Sports Information Olympic Committee ' s Board of Directors. He was not the only Sun Devil to win a gold medal in the world- wide games. Henry Carr won two in 1964 and Ron Brown won in 1984. Since 1950, the Arizona State athletes led the nation with the famous titles. Joe Caldwell also received a gold medal as a member of the 1964 U.S. basketball team, and in 1972, Melissa Belote won three gold medals for swimming. No one can forget the efforts of the ASU and golf programs to produce professional athletes. San Francisco Giant ace Barry Bonds, Reggie Jackson, Oddibe WORLD 336 SPORTS SPORTS reaching into the campus, advertisers looked at ASU from the When they looked in, they saw a campus booming with energy and enthusiasm. Domino ' s Pizza sponsored the yearbook ' s annual competition. The President ' s Office and Student Affairs supported all staff endeavors. The Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Telecommunication also contributed to the efforts. Corporations and local businesses advertised in the yearbook to attract a new population of The yearbook staff sold and designed several advertisements. Scholastic Associates contacted all national and off-campus advertisers. SECTION EDITOR seating venue advertisers, kins Centerpoint Cinema is newest addition to downtown Spark advertisers were found and locally. ■ Photo by Tim ADVERTISING DIVISION stereotypes often to both negative an positive outside perception about the university. If asked, many ASU was perceived huge party school. Others saw the as impersonal. To them, professors only knew by their social numbers. However, many also saw Arizona State as a place for higher education and a school with a respectable academic program. Many were willing to their opinion on what ASU meant to them. They looked to the inside reality of the campus, its programs and its people. The index extensively lists students, faculty, staff and community members who are represented in the 94 edition of The Sun Devil Spark yearbook. Walking down Cady Mall, students head for class in the Social Science and Language and Literature Approximately 43,000 students attended ASU. ■ Photo by Catherine Courter INDEX DIVISION OUTSIDE QUESTION: ARE ASU ATHLETES LIVING UP TO AN EXPECTATION? " I don ' t think that they are pulling the grades that they need to. I think they should make higher grades to prove Eric Anderson, a sophomore indus-trial design major " I don ' t really think athletes live up to their expectation I always look in the newspaper and ee them making illegal phone calls. That stuff bugs me. " III Steve Park, a senior architecture major Abbott, Evan 208 Abdin, Wahab 182,218,221 Abrams, Erin 104 Abrams, Jonathan 130 Academic Success 36,37 Academics Division 34,35 Adams, Dianne 104 Adams, Mindy 207 Adams, Sara 130 Adcock, Jennifer 104 Adelmann,Shirley 207 Advertising Club 180,181 Advertising Division 338,339 African Student Association 184 African-American Fraternities 48, 249 Sororities 256, 257 Agah, Christy 195 Agne, Cheryl 104 Aguilar, Brandy 99,130,225 Aguilar, Flor 224 Aguirre, Lisa 193 Aguirre, Mario 146 Ahg, Clinton 104 Ahsan, Munirul 191 Ahumada, Maria 133 AIESEC 182 Akaba, Shigeto 104 Akikuni, Mika 133,213 Al-Husaini, Zeyad 228 Al-Sabih, Allam 104 Albert, Greg 239 Alexander, Gabrielle 133 Algabyali, Adnan 104 Ali, Noore 191 Alisky, Sander 29,133,138,185, 217,218,221 Allen, Hershle 104 Alpha Gamma 181 Alpha Kappa Alpha 188 Alpha Phi Omega 185 Alsmadi, Bashar 133 104 Alvarado, Jorge 104 Alvarado, Norma 133 America Self-Defense Club 190,191 American College of Healthcare 187 American Humanics 189 American Indian Science and Engineering Society 199 American Planning Association 204 Amora, Margie 227 Anaya, Irma 133 Anaya, Lorena 133 Anders, Leila 221 Anderson, Mark 104 Anderson, Tina 198 Andrade,Maynard 227 Andrew, Gorman 133 Angkasa, Ronny 107 Anthropology Club 188,189 Antilla, Julie 206 Antonio, Sara 133 Appelen, Elizabeth 133 Aragoni, Eric 314 Arbogast, Oron 232 Archer, Brad 202 Architecture, College of 38,39 Ariz. White Water Kayak Club 186, 187 Armer, Todd 107 Armida, Gonzales 107 Arreola, Patricia 181 Artis, Carlos 267 Asai, Keiko 107 Asato, Vicki 133 Ashcraft, Robert 189 Asher, Terri 120 Asian Coalition 212,213 Association of Norwegian Students 192,193 Astorga, Richard 198 Astrof, Emily 233 ASU Telefund 184,185 ASU vs. Oklahoma State 264,265 ASU vs. U of A 270,271 ASU vs. Utah 262,263 ASU West 64,65 Aurrecoechea, Javier 134,224,236 Avgoustides, Stavros 209 Azam, Anila 107 Azam, Feras 107,191 Aziz, Ahmad 227 Bair, Thomas 239 Bajaj, Divya 107 Baker, Carla 206 Baker, Dawn 134 Baker, Jon 267 Baker, Judy 218 Baker, Patrick 225 Baker, Rebecca 124,233 Bakker, Aundrea 232 Baldwin, Dena 124 Ballecer, Jake 227 Ballecer, Jonathan 227 Ballecer, Maria 227 Ballou, Catherine 124 Ballroom Dance Company 194,195 Bangladesh Student Association 191- Baniewicz, Lisa 231 Barbee, David 107 Barber, Larry 289 Bard, Craig 107 Bardwell, Yvett 197 Barlow, Jane 189 Barnes, Dean 196 Barney 82 Barone, Angela 208 Barr, Jeff 107 Barr, Kathryn 124 Barratt, Tammy 220 Barron, Jennifer 205 Bartys, Tina 107 Baseball 282,283,284,285 Bashir, Jeanine 197, 229 Bass, Angie 196 Bataille, Gretchen 56 Bates, Amy 235 Bates, Mario 263,268,269,271 Batsell, Jake 234 Baumgarlnes, Marc 124 Bautista, Nathan 224 Bayou, Armelle 107 Beams, Christian 134 Beason, Joy 188,234 Beaugureau, Danielle 8,9 Beckhelm, Patrick 134 Beckman, Daniel 200,201 Beckway, Trevor 107 Bedewi, Paul 107 Bedford, Jason 183 Bedore, Travis 134 Beebe, Jody 134 Begay, Veronica 134 Beggs, Jennifer 107 Behrens, Mary 139 Bejerano, Frank 139 Bekkali, Salim 192 Belken, Lou 296 Bell, Ross 107 Bellezza, Renee 208 Bemmel, Andrea 139 Bendbrook, Priscilla 139 Benford, Russell 202 Benoche, Angela 234 Benson, Dolores 107 Benton, Grady 264,265 Beres,Willow 222 Beresford, Lynn 107 Berger, Chris 107 Berger, Gary 107 Berger, Gary 244 Berger, Scott 107 Bergeron, Ari 107 Bergersen, Jean 194 Bernard, Joseph 107 Bertone, J. Scott 139 Best Buddies 206,207 Between Palm and Forest 236,237 Beyer, Shawn 107 Beyer, Shawn 230 Bhargava, Mala 108 Bielinski, Cathy 139,195,232 Biewer, Theodore 108 Bily, Janine 108,236 Binford, Elizabeth 139 Bird, Jennifer 139 Bischel, Kevin 139 Bishop, Clayton 139 Bitter, Gary 42,43 Biwan, Paul 222 Bkwssakd, Loren 197 Black Business Student Association 196 Black Students Coalition 197 Blackburn, Temple 194 Blair, Jason 108 Blanchard, Robert 139 Blanco, Daniel 139 Blanco, David 204 Blasko, Vince 180 Bloomvist, Rene 181 Blunt, Mercedes 197 Bohner, Chelsea 205 Bohner, Shayne 205 Bohnlein, Ivy 232 Bolt, Julie 139,220 Bond, Tyson 294 Bonet, Vanessa 80 Bonillas, Marysela 219 Bonnand, John 108 Bonner, Ryan 139 Booy, Gina 82 Boravez, Alexandra 182 Bordi, Matthew 108 Bormann,Jeff 206 Borough,David 195 Borowski, Mark 213 Borreli, Jill 198 Botello, Lorenzo 219 Boud, Larry 265 Bowers, David 139 Bowers, Lynn 197 Bowie, Heather 290 Bowman, Lisa 185 Bowman, Michael 229 Boyd, Christine 108 Boyd, Eric 84 Boyd, Laura 222 Boyd, Shawn 234 Boyd, Stephanie 108 Bracamonte, Rosemarie 198 Brach ' s Candy 146,147,148,149 Brady, Jessica 92 Brailey, Kristin 139 Branon, Mike 234 Brawley-Martinez, Emilia 62,63 Breaking Rules 82,83 Breen. Kathy 189 Brenenstuhl, Daniel 40,41 Breslow, Jonathan 139 Bressman, Amy 108 ASU SUCCESSFULLY MANAGE SCHOOL AND SPORTS. " The majority of do meet the expectations, but the football players have a worse reputa-tion because of past criminal charges. " ■ Heather Eerkes, a sophomore engineering major " The athletic is overall pretty good, and I think the athletes are pretty much living up to their expectations. " Scott Jobe, a junior accounting major QUESTION: DO YOU REALLY LIKE ASU FOR THE SUNNY WEATHER? " I like the weather because I can do many outdoor activites throughout the whole school year. " Jeff Davison, a junior computer science " The weather me to come to ASU because I am from New York. It is a big difference for me. " David Nacht, a freshman graphic design major Brett, Pat 139 Breunig, Lydia 80 Brewster, Jennifer 205 Brey, Barnard 139 Bridges, Jill 189 Brigham, Christina 108 Brighan, Bill 108 Briler, Rachel 186 Brillman, Robyn 98 Brink, Greg 187 Brinkman, Tina 292 Brissette, Derrick 139 Brock, Jim 280,281,283,284 Broderick, Jess 139 Brogren, Eric 46,47 Broh, Jonathan 139 Brooks, Hubie 283,284 Broussard, Louren 198 Brown, Jamie 80 Brown, Jason 235 Brown, Ken 205 Brown, Sheri 139 Browning, Rebecca 108 Brudnock, Joey 206 Brugueras,Emilio 224 Bruning, Margaret 108 Brushstrokes 200,201 Brusther, Scott 108 Bryant, Margaret 108 Budd, Chris 108 Budget Cuts 260,261 Bukosky, Gail 139 Bull, Eric 108 Bunn, Rick 202 Burg, B.R. 210 Burger, Randy 108 Burgess, Kevin 140 Burke, Spencer 140 Burns, Alison 233 Burrell, Kristine 108 Burtless, Samantha 231 Burton, Issac 140 Burton, Melodie 188 Bushman, Michelle 108 Business College Council 198 Business, College of 40,41 Buss, Brody 140 Byrnes, Margaret 140 C.A.A.R.E. 202,203 Cady, Todd 284 Caesar 83 Caldwell, Kathleen 140 Camarena, Dee Dee 287 Camatta, Clorinda 108 Cameron, Alex 186 Camp, Jonnie 108 Camp, Sean 108 Campbell, Kelly 140 Campus Communities 76,77 Campus Crusade for Christ 204,205 Campus Security 120 Campus United Pagans 205 Campus Vision 130,131,132,133 Candelaria, Cordelia 219 Cannova,Carla 193 Cantwell, Beverly 109 Cargill, Dana 250 Carlson, Jeffrey 140 Carlson, Kristine 204 Carlstrom, Julie 140 Carpenter, Aaron 250 Carrillo, Ruben 109 Carson, Carol 109 Carter, David 109 Carter, Thomas 140 Carter, Winston 186 Cartier, Nina 220 Caruss, Renee 140,236 Carvey, Denise 206 Castile, Denny 140 Castle, Bob 14,15,234,235,237 CDeBaca, Sara 189 Celaya, Darlene 184 Chan, C.T. 210,211 Chan, Joanne 109,211 Chan, Man 211 Chan, Vicky 213 Chan,Charles 227 Chandler, Norma 198 Chandler, Sean 109 Chandler, Stacey 109 Chang, Tsung-Chen 109 Chanm, Kam 109 Charles, Parnell 268 Charles, Shawn 279 Chase, Melanie 109 Chavez, Cesar 219 Chavolla, Rick 219 Cheek, Jennifer 193 Chen, Bei 182 Chen, Weijie 109 Chen, Wen-Tung 109 Chillikatil, Ravi 109 Ching, Chee 227 Chong, Cindy 222 Chrisan, Leanna 109 Christensen, Michelle 109 Christian, Nancy 303 Christianson, Laura 70,71 Christina, Scott Christodoulid, Natasa 209 Chu, Michael 222,232 Chua, Melvin 227 Chun, Michelle 182 Chung, David 109 Chung, Sylvia 200 Circle K International 195 Clarke, Ken 210 Clarke, Ryan 189 Clavert, Douglas 108 Cleaver, Andrew 109 Clements, Kelly 218 Clemnoczolowski, Ann 109 Clytus, Donald 109,196,197 Coblentz, Janet 109 Coldirion, Cindy 236 Cole, Christopher 109 Cole, Dorinda 207 Coleman, Eddie 197 Colhoun, Doug 181 College Councils 198,199 College of Nursing 58,59 Collins, Sky 236 Combs, Peter 241 Communication Student Association 201 Compton, Chris 109 Computer Commons 122,123 Conley, Ember 109 Conlisk, Andrea 206 Conner, Jim 213 Conrady, Nancy 207 Contreras, Andres 219 Contreras, Maria Elena 109,219 Cook, Jane 235 Coor, Lattie 36,64,69,107,138,139 Core, Sean 193 Corn, Jade 214,215 Coronado, Ray 224 Cossio, Jose Alfredo 224 Coudert, Allsion 236 Courter, Catherine 30,31,236 Cowart, Vinette 208 Crane, Trevor 130,131 Creasman, James 267 Cressaty, Leslie 109 Crosby, Buffy 231 Cross Country 312,313,314,315 Crumbly, Dana 196 Cruz, Jennifer 217 Culver, Julie 202,203 Culver, Vicki 202 Cummings, Margy 232 Cunningham, Sam 217 Curtin, Brett 4 Curtin, Julie 4 D Dalai Lama 108,109 Dander, Jennifer 313 Danker, Gregory 227 Daughtery, Irwin 237 Daurio, Steve 110,180,181,198 Davidson, Kori 296 Davila, Lucy 219 Davis, Eddie 74 Davis, Scott 234 De Barry, Satr 184 De La Concha, Janet 219 De la Torre, Dolores 224 De Los Reyes, Wendy 227 De Los Santos, Frank 198 De Paul, Gretchen 184 De Simone, Julia 231,236 De Stefano, John 198 Deal, Chandra 229 Decker, Michael 202 Delatorre, Jose 219 Delbridge, Ron 161 Delci, Ed 219 Delevan, Sybil 62 Delgado, Marcus 229 Delnoce, Todd 110 Delta Sigma Pi 193 Demarchi, Kim 214 DeMoss, Marilyn 217 Demsey, Todd 289,290,291 Derosa, Jonathan 110 Devils on Adrenaline 228,229 Dhekek, Tiffany 206 Diaz, Carlos 219 Dickson, Frank 110 Diehl, Mike 201 Diving 308,309,310,311 Domkus, Jennifer 110 Donnelly, Dave 229 Doran, Kathleen 110 Doronio, Bud 227 Douglas, Shawn 207 Downtown ASU 44,45 Dragoo, Justin 263 Drake, Jesse 204 Drange, Edward 110 Draper, Denise 193 Draper,Pliny 182 Drnjevic, Jon 183 Drosos, Dean 20 4 Drummond, Linda 221 Dulgov, Paul 86,87 Dunn, Bill 284 Durst, Dan 187 Durst, Diane 180 Duwyenie, Mary 110 Dwiggins, Jeremy 110 Dwsley, Fredrick 110 Eager, Frank 230,231 Earl, Leontine 199 Early, Buddy 221 Ebert, Karin 181 Ebner, Sean 198 REALITY ANSWER: FAMOUS FOR THE DRY HEAT, THE WEATHER MANY TO ASU. HOWEVER, MANY DID NOT LIKE TO SUMMER SCHOOL BECAUSE OF THE HEAT. " I think it is too hot during the day. " Erin Grassie, a senior industrial design major " My decision was based on just basically. The weather really did not influence my decision to come to ASU. " Daryl Powell, a junior English major QUESTION: ARE PROFESSORS EQUAL PAY FOR EQUAL WORK? I just think that are getting too much to teach, but they are getting paid enough for Kevin Chasse, a senior computer science major know for a fact that women do not get for equal work at There are not as many female TAs ' there isn ' t enough mentors of the same sex so female students end up Danielle Heather, a senior journalism major Eck,Holly 214 Eckhoff, Mark 110 Economou, Anastasia 209 Education, College of 42,43 Edwards, James 202 Ekadis,Cris 218 Eldridge, Sarah 193 Elliot, Greg 186 Ellis,Lara 218 Elsheikh, Abdul 110 Elshelkh, Abdelrahman 184 Engineering, College of 46,47 Engstrom, Kari 201 Enzarraga, Melina 219 Epstein, Jill 110 Erickson, Gregory 110 Escalante, Gilberto 219 Escalante, Rick 32,236 Esparza, Misa 193 Esquiver, Barbara 219 Essereke, Alfred 184 Ester, Jenny 292,293 Etelson, Dave 198 Ethelbah, Michelle 182 Ettmuelle, Chad 110 Evans, Elaine 110 Evans,Nathan 214 Ext. Education, College of 44,45 Fadriquez, Thomas 224 Fangfang, Cai 110 Farha, Tiffany 194 Farmer, Hiram 90 Farooq, Mubashar 110 Farr, Christi 37 Farr, Heather 290 Farrar, Mark 190 Farris, Kay 198 Fasani, Joseph 110 Faulkner, Rory 110 Fausel, Donald 50 Feizi, Fariborz 212 Feldman, Samantha 234,237 Feliciano, Carlos 224 Fenton, Mike 281 Ferdownsmakan, Roza 183 Fernandez,Janet 227 Ferrell, Melissa 72 Ferring, Shea 239 Feuerbacher, Erica 214 Feyen, Travis 206 Fields, Clay 190,191 Fields, Kathy 38 Fiery, Stefanie 146,190 Files, Lynne 198 Fine Arts, College of 48,49 Fine, Glenn 110 Fink, Robyn 110 Finkbeiner, Beth 110 Finley, Sandra 146 Fiore, Elisha 222 Fiscbeck, Tanya 189 Fisher, Michael 189 Fisher, Robert 218 Fisher, Tina 26 Fiske, Edward 36 Fitzgerald, Brian 29,110,234,237 Fitzgerald, Renee 120 Flangos, Peter 146 Flavin, Eric 112 Fleish, Shari 72 Flis, Charlotte 208 Flores, Guillermo 189 Foley, Ellen 198 Foley, James 112,241 Foley, Ryan 146 Foo, ChwanLee 211 FoodSHARE 208,209 Ford, Adam 146 Formato, Andrea 146 Forsythe, Roxie 232 Foster, Brad 112 Fourd, Lisa 146 Fraga, Denise 220,221 Francis, Bob 68 Francis, John 193 Franco, Paul 112 Frank, DeAnn 146,215,218 Freshman Year Experience 72,73 Fresques, Jerome 219 Frieder, Lisa 221 Frix, William 112 Frost, Alan 51 Frost, Nicole 207 Fruchey, Misty 218,221 Frusetta, James 234,235 Fry, Michael 112 Fuentes, Viola 215,216 Fulinara, Rowel 227 Fuller, Scott 187 Funicello, Jeffrey 190,191 Furtney, Michelle 255 Fuss, Troy 235 Gaarder, Anders 192 Gaddy, Davin 146,205 Gaffney, Echo 146 Gale, Jennifer 11 Galinski, Erica 233 Gallagher, Daniel 112 Gallagher, Kieran 190 Gallagher, Shannon 211 Gallegos, Dennis 146 Gallery Division 6,7 Gallion, Travis 214,238,239 Gamma Beta Phi 207 Gammage, Grady 90 Ganesan, Chander 146 Gans, Julie 110 Garcia, Alberto 224 Garcia, Fernando 112 Garcia, Jose 190 Garcia, Margie 112,219 Garcia-Acosta, Marcos 112 Gardner, Donald 148 Garner, Amy 309 Garret, Sean 186 Garrett, Kimberly 112 Gasca, Pete 218 Gauthier, Joseph 181 Gay, Doreen 189 Gee, Margie 195 Geiger, Meredith 295 Genna, Eddie 232 Gentry, Rebecca 10 Genty, Danele 185 George, Aji 148 Gerbis, Nicholas 236,237 Gettman, Betty 50 Gibbons, Tim 148,236 Gibson, Gayle 198 Gierbolin, Hecmali 148 Gieron, Geoffrey 148 Gilbert, Umayok 148,206,240 Gilbery, Amy 148 Ginakes, TeAnn 209 Gish, David 230 Gladdish, Brett 186 Gnanavelo, Manivannan 148 Gobbert, Mathias 148,241 Godrey, Sarah 148 Godwin, Whitney 238 Goff, Carrie 148 Golden Key National Honor Society 208 Goldie, Thomas 148 Golf 288,289,290,291 Gomez, Robert 120 Gonzales, Erica 92,222,236 Gonzales, Joseph 239 Gonzalez, Alejandro 224 Gonzalez, Sabrina 219 Gooding, Carrie 189 Gooding, Denise 220 Gordon,Donna 207 Gould, Brian 189 Gowen, Tila 223 Graduate College 50,51 Granville, Kolby 86,225 Granville, Kolby 98 Greeks Division 242,243 Green, Bill 224 Griffin, Fred 248 Grinko, Patricia 65 Groff, Garin 60,61,234 Gulatto, Mike 136,137,138,139 Gun Devils 210,211 Gupta, Gagan 194 Gustafson, Kevin 189 Gustavison, Amy 98 Guyton. Lauren 197 Guzowski, Erik 32 Guzzon, John 235 Gwee,Derek 227 Gypsy 194 Hackett, Jason 225 Haddad, Bruce 296 Hadjipavlis, Andrea 209 Hadlli, Vankatesh 241 Hagan, Tiffany 222 Haigler, Charles 90 Hajduk, Robert 239 Hajjar, Brian 152 Hajjar, Brian 228 Halbritter, Carrie 152 Halim, Roland 152 Halperin, Tiffany 232 Halvorsen, Roy 192 Hamilton, Tamara 152 Hamm, James 54,55 Hammond, Doug 148 Hancock, Bob 232 Handley, Rhett 152 Hanks, Rochelle 189 Hann, Elizabeth 152,252,253 Happel., Dean 199 Harding, Cynthia 205 Harkins Centerpoint Cinema 338,339 Harris, Charles 261 Harris, jennifer 152 Harrison, Pierce 152 Hashirt, Morieuati 227 Hatfield, Dianna 193,198 Haven 237 Haverkamp, Derek 206 Hawkins, Erika 152 Hawkins-Tribble, Mishay 152 Hayden, Carl 90 Hays, JD 152 Heap, Denise 189 Heflin, Tracy 152 Hefner, Hugh 224 Heinle, Heather 152 Helkamp, Melissa 152 Hellenic Association 209 Hemmati, Mahin 212 Henderson, Jalia 152 Hendricks, Vanessa 152 Henriksen, Scott 152 Henry, Linda 205 ANSWER: PROFESSORS ARE PAID BY THEIR TENURE AND EXPERIENCE THOUGH IT MAY NOT BE EQUAL. " I do not think there is a difference in pay between men and women professors. I just think men just hold more positions. " Jason Mainka, a sophomore history major " I think it all I had one that all the night students were disappointed with the quality of instruction. Then, I had another professor who worked in the field and his class was superb. " ■ Fran Kremer, a junior psychology book, are too expensive for one semester ' s use. It would be ok if the lectures were relevant to the text and professors would follow Kevin Sakai are priced too high because either the professor doesn ' t use them or a lot of professors read from them Henry, Lorie 180 Hernandez, Amy 207 Hernandez, Armand 206 Hernandez, Chris 219 Hernandez, Veronica 219 Hernandez, Yolanda 182 Hernandez, Manuel 218 Hesselmann, Catherine 192 Hice, Kim 218 Higgins, Max 234 Hill; Jason 234,236 Hill, Sarah 235 Hill, Tim 305,306 Hill, Wendy 152 Hills, Della 98 Hinsberg, Joe 206 History Division 320,321 Ho, Elaine 241 Hodges, Ashley 152 Hoehl, Jake 230 Hoffman, Kirk 180 Hoffman, Marc 87 Hoffmeister, J.R. 198 Hognlein, Ivy 214 Holcomb, Alan 208,234 Holderbach, David 128,129, 258,259,304 Holguin, Frances 152 Holland, Kelly 152 Holland, Scott 224 Holley, Mark 152 Holloway, Michelle 152 Holmes, Flory 222 Holier-Sorensen, Kristine 192 Homata, Katerina 209 Homecoming Events 104,105,106,107 Homecoming Game 266,267,268,269 Hong, Ken 211 Hong Kong Students Association 211 Honna, Keiko 204 Honor Devils 214 Honors College 52,53 Hood, Craig 182 Hookala, Heather 220 Hopkins, Chris 206 Hoppas, Lazaros 209 Horowitz, Lou 205 Hoskie, Miranda 153,199 Hoskins, Kristina 153 Householder, Pam 217 Hovdestad, Rick 240 Hovick, Cecily 153 Howell, Joanne 222 Hoy, Frank 60 Hozmes, S. Albin 210 Hsu, Nicole 181,202,236 Hudson, Heather 153 Huetta, Efrain 153 Huey, Ben 50 Hughes, John 239 Hughes, Kim 213 Hughes, Sarah 153 Humphrey, Ted 214 Hune, Phika 185 Hungerrford, David 238 Huntzinger, Audrey 153 Hurlburt, Heather 195 Huston, Jane 184 Hutchinson, Darry 153 Hutchison, Alina 232 Huynh, Anh 240 Hval, Katrine 192 Hyslop, Chris 198 Ikurumi, Yoshi 227 Ilori, Steve 198 Imtiaz, Sohel 191 Inamorato, Stacy 153 Index Division 356,357 India Student Association 203 International Student Club 178,179 Inthisone, Nasy 153 Iranian Culture Organization 212 Irish, Frederick 90 Irish, Patrick 153 Irvin, Brandi 68 Irving, Mary 214 Islam, Kabir 191 Itaya, Kazuaki 239 Iwasaki, Tomoko 116 Iyad, Abu-Haltam 116 Izzo, Jeanine 116 Jack White 118,119 Jackson, Bernard 76 Jackson, Deborah 230 Jackson, Kim 116 Jackson, Nikki 188 Jackson, Richette 153 Jackson, Ron 153 Jackson, Wanda 153 Jacobs, Art 198 Jacobs, Tracee 240 Jagannath, Meera 164,165 Jalet, Cathy 205 Jaller, Sylvia 45 Jamieson, Scott 233 Jamieson, William 116 Janetka, Cyndi 137,138,153 Japanese Student Association 213 Sarah Nicholson Jayarakash, K.E. 116 Jeffrey, Chris 306 Jefts, Lauara 153 Jensen, Greg 153 Jensen, Kay 202 Jenson, Rebeccalynn 205 Jenson-St. John, Sienna 205 Jeray, Kristin 52,53 Jestis, Christi 153 Jevnikar, Laura 228 Jguyen , Cam 189 Jguyen, Tuyet 222 Jin, Loo Hee 116 Joe, Katrina 199 Johansson, Fredrik 190 John, Sunil 203 Johns, Sean 116 Johnsen, Nina 192 Johnson, Alyssa 287 Johnson, Christopher 116 Johnson, Craig 153 Johnson, Erick 116,232 Johnson, Erin 74 Johnson, Kirk 260 Johnson, Lonnie 116 Johnson, Sam 153 Johnson, Scott 289 Johnson, Steve 153 Johson, Paul 225 Jones, Candace 195 Jones, Carolyn 116 Jones, Dawn 196 Jones, Indiana 188,189 Jones, James 116 Jones, Mark 116 Jones, Stephanie 181 Jordan, Claudia 241 Jordan, Karen 218 Jordt, Ray 207 Jorgensen, Tore 192 Jovi, Vaughn 202 Judge, Michael 153 Judkins, Todd 213,219 Juencke, Lynette 153 Jugloff, Jennifer 153 June, Marilyn 154 Jung, Anna 211 Juniel, Lorraine 154 Justice Studies Student Asso. Justus, Christa 215,232 Kaan, Kim 231,236 Kaan, Natalie 83 Kaderli, Jason 193 Kagadis, Gerry 209 Kahn, Adnan 154 Kaiser, Erika 116 Kalaga, Madhav 154 Kamal, A.H.M. 191 Kantor, Michael 234 Kapellusch, Kirsten 154 Karrels, Rose 254,313,314 Kartchner, Joyce 222 Kaser, Patrick 207 KASR 136,137,138,139 Kasuya, Akiko 116,213 Kauer, Marinder 116 Kawamoto, Schiyo 116 Kawana, Toru 237 Keamer, Daniel 154 Keane, Andrea 154 Keighron, Craig 154,240 Keischen, Theresa 181 Kejriwal, Abhay 116 Kelleher, Heather 154 Keller, Cheri 287 Kelly, Erin 189 Kennedy, Conrad 154 Kennedy, Justin 48 Kenney, Matthew 116 Kernen, Natalie 193 Kestelik, Robert 116 Kharrazi, Peje 198 Kidd, Michael 305 Kientz, Erik 238 Kim, Inki 208 Kim, Jung-Taz 116 Kimbrough, Richard 154 Kimm, Sandra 206,207 Kimmel, Robert 116 King, Jamie 156 King, Jeff 154 Kinsella, Bill 193 Kippley, Cinda 156 Kirk, Paul 314 Kiyokawa, Reiko 116 Kjenstad, Sundi 234,235 Klein, Emilee 288,290 Klein, Itai 190 Klinger, Jessica 234 Kloefkorn, Sheila 215 Knappe, Jens 156 Knoblock, Brennan 117 Knoll, Laura 193 206 Knott, Noelle 235 Knutson, Bianca 117 Koellner, Kristan 156 Koenig, Cassandra 221 Komodromos, Christos 209 Komstaut, Katsibas 209 Komurek, Richard 18,19,234,237 Konicke, Melinda 207 Koppala, Sailendra 194 Korbkin, Mimi 117 Kovacs, Steve 156,182,198 Krahenbuhl, Gary 56 REALITY ANSWER ARE WILLING TO PAY FOR A BOOK IF PROFESSORS GUARANTEED ITS USE. " Some are, but some are also overpriced. They would be worth it if professors were more familiar with the material so that the are easier to in lecture. " ■ Karen Love, a freshman zoology major " Books are too expensive especially since you don ' t get your money back at the end of the semester. " Meredith Morrison, a freshman elementary education major is a misconception that all Greeks are snobs and The campus tends to them in this way, and there are some who are arrogant and do fit in that My friends don ' t think have changed because I am in a sorority, and my parents didn ' t help me through the Greek system with money. " Julia DeSimone, a graduate journalism major Krajack, Scott 204 Kramer, David 182 Krantz, Lisa 117 Krayala, Judy 238 Krebs, Mary 189 Kreucher, Kevin 156 Kricun, Susan 223 Kroger, Kathy 206 Kuehl, Joanna 156 Kuo, Ceng-Ting 117 Kusmider, Michelle 206 Kutoda, Akemi 117 Kyriaki, Anthony 209 Kyriakos,Kitsios 209 LaCasella, Jennifer 156 Lachmanan, Naga 217,218 Lagondy, Adam 156 Lagraandler, Mark 117 LaHood, Peter 185 Lai, Kant 211 Lakin, Rebecca 98 Lala, Deepak 203 Lam, Tung Shing 117 Lambert, James 156 Land, Monte 197,229 Landrum, Eve 232 Landrum, Evelyn 156 Landry, Linda 117 Lane, Justin 198 Lane, Stella 209 Lanese, Heather 231 Lao, Edith 227 Lao, Ellen 227 Lao, Karen 156,211 Latie, M 156 Lauterborn, Johannes 214 Law, College of 54,55 Lawlor, Eric 156 Lawrence, Kate 117 Le, Phong 156 Leadbetter, Jonalyn 80 Ledbetter, Rebecca 117 Ledger, Brett 117 Lee, Deborah 211 Lee, Jennifer 200,213 Lee, Missy 202 Lee, Suzanna 195,212 Lee, Weilun 200 Lee, Yu-Chen 117 Leftheri, Katerina 209 Legacies 252,253 Lehman, Ken 314 Lehnhardt, Mike 223 Leigh, Fritz 60 Lein, Randy 289,291 Leitch, Jeff 156 Lele, Deepa 117,185,196,197 Lenaweaver, Wayne 117 Lentz, Stephen 185 Leon, Jorge 156 Leonard, Michelle 156 Leong, Hannah 227 Lessaongang, Marla 236 Letcher, Rachel 156 Leung, Dan 156 Leung, Henry 200,201 Levitz, Matt 156 Lewis, Alan 156 Lewis, David 213 Lewis, Mike 117,208 Leyba, Adam 224 Li, Dily 211 Li, Leon 221 Li, Zininz 117 Liamena, Ferry 117 Liberal Arts and Sciences, College of 56,57 Liby, Cathrine 192 Lim, Jammie 117 Lim, Jew 227 Lin, Kwong Keong 117,212 Lin, Wen Hang 156 Linda, Karen 214 Lindsey, Kandace 197 Lines, Bryan 117 Lister, Vanessa 188 Littell, Dustin 216,217 Little, Steven 156 Lloyd, Ted 157 Loannidau, Stella 209 LoDuca, Paul 283,284 Loeser, Heidi 78 Logan, Diana 223 Lohmann, Tammy 287 Loizou, Philipos 209 Lomax, Oda 202 Lonborg, Claire 193 Lopez, Edward 157 Lopez, Gaby 219 Lopez, Luis 224 Lopez, Paul 219 Lopez, Valerie 117,231 Lordigyan, Steve 117 Loughlin, Janet 241 Lovato, Leonard 157 Lowery, Suwichana 208 Lucaire, Claudia 251 Lucas, Charles 218,221 Lucca, Jonel 157 Luchette, Crystal 133 Luevano, Victor 219 Lujan, Jon 222 Luloff, Elizabeth 201 Lumantarna, Nathaniel 157 Luo, Yan 157 Lupe, Rea 157 Lutton, Todd 218 Lye, James 130,131 Lynam, William 24,157,236,237 Lynch, Pat 279 Lyons, Joe 308,309,310 Maas, Gerry 261 Mabry, Marlo 198 Macarthur, Jameson 157 Macias, Mark 117,234 MacMurtrie, David 215 Macnaughton, Craig 22,23,234,237 Madasz, Richelle 208 Madden, Arnie 118 Madden, David 118 Madhani, Farah 184 Magenta, Muriel 48 Maglischo, Ernie 304,305 Maguire, Stephen 157 Mahesh, Veda 157 Mahon, John 157 Majied, Ika 157 Makai, Leslie 157 Makela, Scott 157 Maldonado, Jose 219 Male Cheerleaders 112,113 Malik, John 232 Malone, Chris 208 Malrido, Jose Jr. 219 Mamo, Henozk 184 Mamphiswana, 157 Mangel, Debbie 80 Manion, William 118 Manjaya, hedge 118 Manjur, Tanvir 157,191 Manning, Danielle 157 Manning, Trey 94,118 Manolidaleis, Athanasies 209 Mantle, Stacy 118 Manzanita Hall 66,67,91 Maraccini, Brad 310 Marcia Brady 116,117 Marey, Kerry 157 Marie, Brigit 157 Marquez, Desi 157 Marquez, Miguel 224 Marquez, Sandra 219 Marquis, William 118 MARS Observer 156,157 Marshall, Cedric 157 Marshall, Sakena 197,257 Martin, Dean 157 Martin, Eric 157 Martin, Melissa 92,158 Martinez, Alicia 158,199 Martinez, Donna 224 Martinez, Jose 219 Martinez, Mark 158 Martinez, Phil 118 Marx, David 214,232 Mason, Steve 182 Mason, Will 70,71,158 Massen, Tdris 184 Massey, M. Jason 158 Masson, Christie 313 Mataele, Alice 158 Mathai, Suma 232 Matias, Alfonso 219 Matthews, Arthur 90 Matthews, Carrie 90 Matthews, Paul 118,234 Mayen, Leonardo 224 Mayer, Michelle 118,208 Mayes, Kris 134,135 Mayhall, David 158 McDougall, Marcie 183 McClain, Scott 118 McClellan, Ron 118 McClintock Hall 84,85 McClintock, James 90 McCormick, Maureen 117 McCoy, Clyde 158,262,263,268 McCutchan, Moreen 158 McDonough, Lyn 189 McFadgion, Keisha 158,159 McHenry,Donna 197 McHose, Jamie 189 McInerny, Sheila 295 McKean, Scott 158 McKenna, Jennifer 292 McLain, Scott 228 McLaughlin, Jennifer 118 McLellan, Ron 228 Meaders, Cooper 207 Meadow, Kristen 207 MeCHa 218,219 Medanich, Fredrick 16,26,27 Mehall, Greg 157 Mehu, Jennifer 158 Mejia, Emma 222 Melo, Silvio 118 Mena, Tony 194 Menard, Keith 225 Mendida, Angel 219 Mendoza, Alvaro 118 Mendoza, Maria 219 Menegay, Bridget 180 Mengesha, Yebabe 118,184,197 Merrell, James 158 Merzouki, Khalid 184 Mevorach, Mechelle 118 Michael, Melinda 185 Migregur, Mira 118 Mihranian, Ara 204 Milander, John 310 IN REALITY ANSWER: THOUGH MANY BE COME A GREEK FOR PROFESSIONAL REASONS, OTHERS ONLY JOIN FOR THE SOCIAL ASPECTS. " I think it is a good way to gain experience and friendship? ' ■ Scott Snofsky, a freshman accounting major " The majority of them are, but there are also a few exceptions. Some of them seek leadership, but others just want the social benefits. " Rudy Star, a junior elementary education major PERCEPTION but cultural leaves something to be desired, with freshmen. I do think t he campus extensive minority services. " Vanessa Waite, a sophomore chemistry is a very diverse campus because a wide Of cultures John Sullivan Milanovich, Tyson 160 Mill Avenue 174,175,176,177 Millan, Christine 154,155,215,216 Miller, Jennah 185 Miller, Mamie 118 Miller, Matthew 160 Miller, Ray 279 Miller, Ryan 160 Miller, Scott 204 Miller, Shelley 118 Miller, Valerie 222 Mills, Jeff 118 Mirwani, Amaresh 227 Mirwani, Ram 227 Mitalas, Angelique 160 Mitchell, Tricia 222 Miyamoto, Bob 185 Mocke, Jane 187 Mohr, Keith 118,189 Moland, Charles 118 Mollica, Markus 279 Molm, Rikard 192 Moloi, Boithabiso 184 Money, Alison 222 Monninger, Jake 132 Monreal , Raul 224 Montegresso, Enrico 190 Montgomery, George 268 Montijo, Linda 160 Moody, Alan 160 Moody, Mike 94 Mooney, Paul 160,185,236 Moore, Ashley 160 Moore, Carleton 57 Moore, Chris 190 Moore, Deanna 160 Moore, Marjorie 160 Moore, Phoebe 160,216 Moore, Rae 186 Moore, Rebecca 220 Moore, Sherri 118,188,197,256,257 Moqbel, Akram 160 Moralde, Walter 160,198,199 Morales, Fernando 147 Morales, Jaime 160 Moreau, John 160,183 Moreno, Dina 120 Morgan, Hal 120 Morgen, Alex 120 Morris, Brett 120 Morrison, Alicia 218 Morrow, Shannon 120 Mortensen, Shelley 120 Mouneimme, Karin 120 Move-in 70,71 Moyer, Kristin 120 Mslntywe, Brian 206 MUAB Executive Board 215 MUAB Film Committee 216 MUAB Gallery 217 MUAB Recreation Committee 218 MUAB Special Events 221 Muirry, Barbara 207 Mullen, Dawn 160 Mumford, Jim 120 Mun, Kyong 160 Munk, Rosalyn 215,217 Munoz, Pablo 189 Munoz, Silvano 161 Murillo, Carlos 120 Murrieta, Juanita 219 Muselli, Charles 120 Mushtaq, Hasan 120,191 Myer, Kevin 214,225 Myhre, Christian 192 Myhrvold, Erik 193 N Nagel, Rose 120 Nair, Mahseh 160 Najafi, Houman 193 Nakashima, Tyson 195 Nardi, Michelle 189 Narendra, Anatha 160 Nasselquist, Eivind 192 Naswood, Elton 160 Natarajan, Senthil 120 NATAS 228,229 Nathanoel, Anthony 209 National Press Photographers Association 237 Natural Resources and the Environment 94,95 Needleman, Benjamin 120 Neessen, William 160 Nelson, Kara 206,207,231 Nelson, Mike 190 Nevaux, Kevin 160 Nevills, Adam 184 Newstrom, Doug 282, 284, 285 Ng, Ervin 211 Ng, Jim 120,185 Ng, Kenneth 227 Nguyen, Thuan 120 Nguyen, Tri 207 Nguyen, Tuyet 207 Niccum, Thomas 160 Nichols, Douglas 120 Nichols, Janice 313 Nicols, Amy 160 Niebuhr, Jessica 162 Niebur, Jerry 186 Nieman, Stephaine 162 Nishiguchi, Naoka 120 Nogaki, Adam 162 Noggle, Karen 120 Nolan, Shannon 198 Nolen, Stephen 197 Pant, Ashesh 121 Noore, Ali 120 Pantier, Lisa 208 Norris, Jennifer 250 Pape, Andrea 121 Novak, Brenda Nunziato, Tina Nutrition 74,75 Nuzzo, Michael Nyman, David 185 224 72,225 162 Pape, Ryan 162 Papy, Heather 162 Par, Ashisk 182 Parker, Carrie 162 Parker, Catherine 208 Parkinson, Damian 241 Party Rules 244,245 Patino, Kathy 219 O ' Callaghan, Christina 180 O ' Connell, Ward 309 O ' Connor, Deanna 162 O ' Connor, George 162 O ' Connor, Lee 162 O ' Neill, Peggy 214 O ' Rourke, Patrick 223 Odegaard, Fredrik 192 Ogden John 162 Oglesby, Lara 207 Oida, Alex 219 Okamoto, Yoshiko 120 Oliver, Ashli 220 Ondaatije, Gerard 120 Oozeball Tournament 110,1 Opening 2,3,4,5 Opie, Jane 241 Organizations Division 178,179 Orientation Week 68,69 Ortega, Robert 224 Ortiz, Hector 219 Ortman, William 120 Osborne, Earl 162 Ostrander, Eric 162 Ostrom, Jennifer 195 Osvorne, Colby 162 Ottinger, Sara 189 Ovebry, Alan 121 Overturf, Kenneth 162,238 Owens, Best 162 Owens, Kendra 121,188 Owsley, Jason 234 Ozog, Mark 121,228 Pacheco, Alex 224 Paehort, Elana 197 Page, Rabia 217 Pagnani, Doreen 121 Palaniappan, Kamala 121 Pallamreddy, Suresh 210 Palmest, Laura 241 Palo Verde East 90 Palthen, John 121 Patlin, Ian 162 Patrizzi, Nicole 162 Patten, Jeff 210,211 Patterson, Carrie 207 Patterson, Dave 190 Patton, Jye 121 Paulson, Todd 162 Payton, Elana 188,229 Pedersen, Eric 121 Pedrego, Gabriel 219 Peer Speakers Bureau 196,197 Peet. Carol 162 Penalosa, Joey 162 Penniman, Erin 198 Perelman, Galit 193 Perez, Julia 224 Pero, Vivan 121 Perszyk-Cox, Chris 208 Peters, Kurt 162,195 Peterson, Chrsitine 121 Peterson, Derek 162 Peterson, Jeffrey 162 Peterson, Rita 121 Peth, Fred 164 Pettersen, Morten 192 Pettett,Gah 206 Pez, Chris 121 Pferffer, J.C. 190 Pham, Tuyen 182 Phillipine Student Association 226 Phillips, Al 78,79 Phillips, Arianne 188,197 Phillips, Kim 236 Phillips, Rachel 164 Pierro, Natasha 206 Piipo, Brad 164 Pinon, Mary 164 Piper, Jessica 132 Pitchforks 220,221 Pizzo, Melissa 223 Playboy Girls 130,131,132,133 Plourde, Jennifer 164 Plummer, Jake 166,167,263,267,268 Pneh, Tee Eong 121 Poe, Jennifer 164 Polka, Leslie 121 Pooley, Karra 164 Porque, Robert 164 Porras, Magda 219 ANSWER: A S U EMPHASIZES ITS INTERNATIONAL RECRUITING EFFORTS AND THE DIVERSITY OF THE STUDENT POPULATION. " Yes, I believe it is because I have met many people from cultural ■ Renu Chawla, a junior industrial design major " There are quite a few services, like the Diablo Scholarship, but ASU needs to them more. ■ Hector Ortega, a senior business management major Cricket Ballon Melanie Kanuch Porter, Louis 234,237 Post, Thomas 121 Poteet, Jerry 164,215,216 Pott, Kelly 220 Potter, Trail 164 Powell, Suzanne 121 Pradeep, Hadavale 121 Precision Flight Team 216,217 Price, Jay 164 Price, Kristi 164 Pride, Theodore 121 Probst. Derek Professional Reasons 246,247 Proffitt, David 164 Propp, Amy 164 Ptacek, Aimee 222 Pu, Niu 121 Public Programs College Council 198,199 Public Programs, College of 60,61 Public Relations Student Society of America 223 Quartrone, Robert 164 Quingyang, Luo 164 Quintero, DeeDee 220 R, Balausbramaniam 227 Rabinovitz, Stacy 164 Rachau, Shaun 234 Radai, Mohamed 121,184 Raddatz, Annemarie 180 Radfar, Siamak 212 Radulovic, Maria 164 Radunsky, Troy 121 Rafia, Abdul 121 Rahman, Taybur 122,191 Rahoades, Tracie 122 Raia, Mathhew 122 Rajabian, Roya 122,212 Ramahlo, Renato 8,9 Ramamurthy, Veena 203 Ramaswamy, Parthiban 122 Ramaswamy, Sharan 227 Ramirez, Jose 224 Ramkumar, Pichai 1645 Ramos, Odilla 122 Ramos, Roxann 218,219 Ramos, Roy 206 Randolph, Jennifer 164 Ranger, Peter 164,232 Rank, Stephen 164 Raub, Erick 206 Rawson, Heather 122 Raynor, Anne 196 REACH 222 Reber, Paul 296 Recht, Frank 198 Recycling 80,81 Redding, Derrick 186 Redding, Matthew 201 Redondo, Jeanne 287 Redwing, Brenda 164,199 Redwing, Jason 206 Reed, Mario 122 Reed, William 122 Rees, Jim 241 Reese. Janet 164 Reeves, Leslie 208 Regan, Tyler 122 Reid, Amy 122 Reid, Devon 166 Reiman, Etsuko 213 Reimann, David 201 Reinemund, Kim 240 Reinfeldt, Gretchen 166 Reisinger, Dawn 236 Reiswig, Mark 122 Reiterman, Rob 186 Remiro, Robert 166 Renteros, Silvana 219 Repak, Matt 314 Reque, Markus 122 Residence Hall Association 98,99 Residence Hall Association 225 Residence Life Division 66,67 Reuvers, Julie 234 Reveles, Tomas 219 Rex, Melissa 166 Reyes, Rafael 219 Reynolds, Kelly 166 Reynolds, Rex 166 Rice, David 166 Rice, Warren 122 Richard, Greg 190 Richards, Robby 182 Ricks, Nyiias 166 Ridgens, Shanyl 122 Rieder, Cheri 193 Rieder,Chris 193 Riesmeyer, Thomas 122 Rigney, Jim 122 Rilling, Rebecca 198 Rinehart, Corbet 166,222,223 Ringvelski, Gretchen 220 Ritter, PJ 166 ' Rizo, Mike 219 Roanhorse, Elmer 166,199 Robert Black Modeling Agency 131 Roberts, Brenda 182 Roberts, Gretl 236 Roberts, Jennifer 190 think the class sizes are too big, can be individualized by finding friends with Personally I like to be , but here, I fee I a number. The counselors are not very .The do not care. Even my friends say that it feels like they want to get you in and out That is why I am ASU. " Melanie a junior psychology major Robinson, Daniel 122 Robinson, Don 261 Robles, Veronica 166,219 Roche, Daniel 122 Rodriguez, Delphine 168 Rodriguez, Monica 122 Roge, Roge 122 Rogers, Mike 198 Rojo, Ricky 193,222 Role-Playing Club 222,223 Romero, Cristina 224 Romero, Sandra 219 Rosen, Julee 180,201 Roosevelt, James 168 Rosenbaum, Josh 168 Rosenberg, Chadd 122 Ross, Gordon 168 Rothwell, Scott 218 Roudy, Thrasher 185 Royal, Kathleen 122 Ruby, Chris 250 Rush Week 254,255 Rush, Brad 225 Russell, Dennis 231 Russell, Paul 168 Russell, Reneldo 76,77 Russo, Joe 284 Rust, Scott 213 Ryan, Julia 122 Ryan, Shannon 168 Rznick, Jennifer 189 S.T.A.R.S. Association 229 Sabet, Julie 123 Sabukewicz, Stephanie 123 Sacks, Jeff 123 Saether-Larsen, Haagen 192 Said, Ennahid 168 Salandra, Nick 18 Salawu, Jacque 197,229 Salawu, Joanna 188,197 Salazar, D 123 Salcido, Matthew 216 Sales, Cheza 168 Sanabia, April 197 Sanchez, Brenda 219 Sanchez, Marco 279 Shelley 123 Sandoval, Amanda 123 Sandvick, Clinton 84 Sanseverino, Joseph 123 Santa Cruz, Danicha 219 Santiago, Priscilla 168 Santos, Eric 190 Santos, Jonathan 227 Sarah Harvey 152 Sardi, Virginia 168 Sarrides, Demetri 209 Satishkuman, Sampath 168 Sauceda, Lolov 123 Sauds, Cindy 189 Saunders, Jon Saunders, Stephen 123 Savine, Scott 193 Sawyer, Alison 194 Sax, Shi 123 Sayre, Jocelyn 168 Scaggs,Jonathan 197 Scarpati, Jason 190 Schad, Joelle 297 Schaefer, Lisa 123 Scheet, Stanley 213 Schemitsch, Rob 168 Scherrer, Mirko 168 Schmadeke, Jonathan 168 Schmehl, Matthew 123 Schmid, J. Austin 168 Schmidt, Steve 156 Schmit, Rachel 232 Schneider, Al 168 Schnelker, Amy 123 School of Social Work 62,63 Schorzman, Jon 222 Schreiber, James B. 246,247 Schrouder. Judy 215 Schuele, Rita 123 Schultz, Carmi 168 Schuster, LeAnne 303 Schwalm, David 64 Schwartz, Philip 168 Schweitzer, Tana 220 Sciabaras, Victoria 123 Scott, Clark 168 Scott, Heather 92,168 Scott, Vickie 123 Scroggins, Erin 313,314 Seabright, Jason 123 Security in residence halls 78,79 Sedillo, Michael 168 Seemiller, Corey 168 Sehgal, Manish 123 Sekaquaptewa, Sam 199 Sekaquaptewa, Sam 224 Self, Casey 225 Self, Omaya 184 Sepic, Anne 186 Serhan, Jawad 168 Serhan, Nafez 123 Serrano, Steven 123 Sevier, Dennis 94 Sex and Alcohol Awareness 92,93 Sexton, Greg 234 Sexton, Tracie 78 Shaefer, Jeff 112,113 Shafer, Kirsten 311 Shah, Manish 198 REALITY AND 200- LEVEL CLASSES SEEMED IMPERSONAL, BUT MANY INSTRUCTORS DID THEIR BEST TO PERSONALIZE THE LOWER-DIVISION COURSES. " I don ' t think ASU is too big because all of the students are not on campus at the same time. " ■ Sonja Merkle, a sophomore landscape architecture major " The professors offer students the opportunity to get help through their office hours. " ■ John Forsythe, a freshman secondary education major QUESTION: Do YOU GET ENOUGH FOR YOUR MONEY? " I think there is a lot of services that the students don ' t know about. Whenever tuition is raised, the number of services decreases. " ■ Suma Mathai, a junior psychology major Will the number of see vices and tuition is a real bargin People who complain about it really looked into the costs of of colleges and universities Jeremy Bohen, a senior broadcasting major Shahbazi, Hessam 212 Shahpar, Shahpar 212 Shahram, Dana 123 Shandrow, Darrell 226,227 Shane, Deborah 239 Shank. Leighann 206 Shankar, Jayanth 203 Shanley, Chrissy 123 Sharma, Akash 185 Sharp, Mary-Kaye 123 Shea, Heidi 204 Sheetwood, Peggy 126 Shenoy, Mukund 203 Sheydayi, Yuri 39 Sholar, Jon 46 Shroeder, Jenn 72 Sia, Anton 227 Siang, Ang Hah 211 Sidy, Victor 232 Sigma Tau Delta 183 Singapore Student Association 227 Sirkin, Estelle 231 Skaggs, Delece 206 Sliwicki, Jim 147 Smith, Angela 194 Smith, Dan 86 Smith, Emily 214,238 Smith, Lee Roy 279 Smith, Scott 234 Smith, Kari 197 Snyder, Bruce 107.263,265,270 Snyder, Patti 303 Sobalvarro-Biggs, Laurie 181 Sobhan, Kalim 191 Society for Creative Anachronism 230,231 Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers 224 Society of Professional Journalists 231 Softball 286,287 Solis Diaboli Classics Club 214 Soto, Hilda 224 Southwinds 136,137,138,139 Sparky 2,261 Specio, Sheila 195 Speigel, Jonathan 126 Spencer, Evonne 126 Spini, John 292 Sports Division 58,259 Spurzen, Cheryl 126 Srinivasan, Natarajan 203 St. John, Steve 18,279 Staley, Bryan 229 Starck, Melissa 193 Stark, Melisa 198 Starland, Irwin 126 Staron, Joe 126 START 232,233 State Press 234,235 State Press Magazine 235 Steeves, Craig 24,25,236 Stein, Jeremy 234 Steinberg, Jennifer 126 Steincke, Marcy 187 Stevens, Alvin 126 Stevens, Thomas 126 Stewart, Doug 230 Stewart, Jennifer 74 Stingley, Drisana 196 Stolz, Paul 84,85 Stone, Cade 289 Stone, Theodore 208 Storriff, Bryan 229 Stovland. Stian 192 Strachan, Eric 314 Strow, David 208,234 Student Life Division 102,103 Students for Choice 233 Students for N.O.R.M.L. 224,225 Stulik, John 126 Su, Sz-Ywan 126 Subramaniam, Rajiv 126 Subramaniam, Suresh 126 Sullivan, Andrea 72,73 Sumbama, Jovita 184 Sun Devil Spark Yearbook 236 Sunderman, R.J. 225 Supple, Julie 58,59 Surdt, Paul 192 Susicky, Jiri 187 Suthaze, Harish 172 Sutliffe, Susan 215,221 Suttan, Aaron 189 Sutter, Kami 39 Suzuki, Shinji 126 Swanson, Dondrell 197 Swanson, Wade 234 Swimming 304,305,306,307 Szabo, Jeff 126 Szabo, William 172 THEM, 238,239 Takenaka, Mari 172 Talkowitz, Gary 172 Tam, Troyong 126 Tan, Frrie 182 Tang, Dorra 306,307 Tang, Edward 126,211 Tang, Joanna 200 Tang, Raymond 200 Tarasevich, Amy 172 Tariq, Alghamadi 126 Tassinari, Dayan 172 Tate, Wencke 126,236 Taylor, Dawa 182 Taylor, Rachelle 126 Taylore, Dave 215 Tedford, David 126 Tegeler, Jamie 126 Tellenes, Linda 172 Tenney, Aimee 75,236 Tennis 294,295, 296,297 Terminetlo, Michael 190 Thaiyar, Narendran 202 Thatcher, Beverly 172 Theisman, Cindy 189 Theocharides, Petros 209 Theta Tan Delta 239 Thomas, Angela 172 Thomas, Leah 172 Thomas, Johnny 267 Thomas, Jon 107 Thompson, AnnMarie 126 Thompson, Kimberly 126 Thompson, Mike 105 Thompson, Paul 127,222 Thornton, Gary 162,163 Tierney, Elizabeth 172,207 Tigaris, Luke 140,141, 172,215 Tillis, Amy 172 Timmins, Michelle 201 Tinoco, Adan 224 Tinstman, Amber 286,287 Tipu 191 Title Page 1 Toannou, Niki 209 Toney, Kim 312,313 Toris, Ricardo 204 Torrace, Rosa 182 Torres, Armando 219 Torres, Debra 127 Tou, Juliana 127,185 Tracy, Daniel 172 Trademark Licensing 146,147, 148,149 Tran, Hua 190 Trevor, Ron 241 Triche, Ashahed 248,249 Trimble, Scott 20,21 Troxell, Fritz 127 Trujillo, Leroy 219 Trujillo, Mario 224 Tsai, Mei-Hui 127 Tse, Janet 200 Tsingine, Georgia 199 Tsinnie, Ardis 172 Tsuburaya, Mayumi 213 Tuah, Kim 127 Tucker, April 127 Tung, David 200,212,215 Turkovich, Tonya 172 Turman, Rossie 198 Ueng, Chi-Ming 127 Uko, George 127 Undergraduate Law Club 240 University Toastmasters 241 Valenzuela, Gilbert 172 Valles, Guillermina 219 Vanderhaar, Holly 127 Vanderluit, Catherine 16,17 Vandervoort, Kim 201 VanGlahn, Elizabeth 127 Vargas, James 172 Varich, Daniel 172 Varner, Rita 127 Vasquez, Alberto 219 Vasquez, Julian 127 Vaughn, Aimee 172 Vega, Ana Luisa 224 Vega, George 224 Vela, Stephanie 224 Vera, Evonne 172 Verner, Blair 205 Vettraino, Robyn 172 Vezie, Sam 12 Vick, Dwight 94 Vidal, Daniel 190 Viera, Joel 172 Vingochea, Danny 224 Vinluan, Joanna 127,208 Vinluan, Paula 208,222 Visually Impaired Students 226,227 Vogt, Andreas 192 Vogt, Kristi 202 Volleyball 302,303 Voltstedt, Linda 289 Volunteer Income Tax Assistance 126,127 A Wade, Erica 188 Wagner, Shetyl 127 Wahlrab, Michelle 172 Wai, Maisy 211 Wainwright, Joel 8,9 Waite, Vanessa 214 Walia, Maya 220 Walker, Glenn 174 Wallace, Hilary 193 Walsh, Monique 221 ANSWER: TUITION MAY BE HIGH IF DO NOT KNOW ABOUT THE OFFERED SERVICES AND FACILITIES. " The Student Recreation Center is a bargain for $25. " ■ Mark Dancho, a sophomore electrical engineering major " ASU offers a lot of good services like the writing center and tutoring sessions, which makes the tuition worth it. " Lisa Dell, a sophomore psychology major QUESTION: WHAT DOES ASU MEAN TO YOU? " ASU is a place of endless opportunity, a friendly population and good academics. It ' s a good school, and you can make the most out of it. " Veronica Robles, a sophomore political science major " I ' ve gained direction in my college years that can be directly attributed to ASU. Before I came to ASU, I wasn ' t sure what my future had in store for me. Now that I am graduating, I know where I ' m going. It ' s been a great four years. " Mark M. Macias, a senior journalism Walter Cronkite 152,153 Walton, Kim 174 Walz, Jason 174 Wamble, Nichole 197 Wang, Mei-Hui 127 Wang, Tsuo-Jung 127 Ware, Sonja 127 Ware, Sonja 193 Warling-Herrick, Carol 194 Warner, Cynthia 174 Warren, Vacenio 229 Water Balloon Toss 86,87 Waterman, Heather 174 Watermelon Bust 250,251 Waxman, Michael 187 Weatherton, Randy 76 Weaver, Jenny 127 Webb, Darryl 10,11,12,13 Weber, Tom 314 Weech, Mark 174 Weiger, Edwina 174 Weindorf, Jill 236 Welch, James 174 Wellman, Krisitn 313 Wells, Linda 287 Wells, Vin 187 Wence, Leslie 174 Wendell, Mark 174 Went, Lynette 207 West, Arielle 205 Weston, William 174,225 Westphal, Paul 204,205 Wheelchair Athletes 160,161 Wheeler, Annette 205 Whetstine, Steven 174 Whipple, Elizabeth 201 Whisel, Rodd 206 Whitaker, Alicia 127 White, Michael 176 White, Susan 232 Whitehead, Matthew 195 Whitmore, Grant 127,232,233 Whittaker, Martha 127 Wienert, Ranz 176 Wiese, Matt 81 Wike, Elisabeth 192 Wilcock, Joseph 127 Wiley, Kristin 239 Wilhelm, Kurt 127 Wilke, Mary 176 Williams, Danielle 128 Williams, Dawn 229 Williams, Glendon 128 Williams, Katie 309 Williamson, Antone 283 Willis, Mateo 234 Willis, Michael 182 Willliams, Glen 184,196 Wilson, George 90 Wilson, Jeremy 204 Wilson, Jon 128 Wilson, Judith 176,194 Wilson, Marlena 176 Wilson, Rachel 193 Wilson, Steve 208 Wing, Jenn 230 Winkleman, Michael 188 Winn, Trina 233 Winningham, Taylor 265 Winski, Ben 176 Winslow, Jennifer 235 Winter, David 218 Winton, Cynthia 197 Wiskes, Ryan 180 Wohlpart, Tim 128 Women ' s Gymnastics 292,293 Wong, Angeline 211 Wong, James 211 Wong, Kevin 239 Woo, Victoria 219 Wood, Byard 46 Wood, Kristine 189 Woodring, John 128 Wosinska, Marta 182, 183 Wrestling 278,279 Wright, Janell 207 Wright, Melinda 128 Wu, Hua-Kang 128 Wu, Pok-Chi 128 Wunch, Sandy 70 major Xiao, Su 128 Yanagimoto, Taka 128 Yassin, Enji 222 Yaszay, Paul 201 Yau, Fanny 128,211 Yawitz, Mark 240 Yazdani, Manzur 128 Yee, Anna 130 Yi, Young 176 Yip, Alice 211 Yordanos, Vallery 184 York, Carl 28,29 Yorn,Sari 130 Yoshida, Chikako 130,213 Yoshino, Tomoe 185,176 Youdanos, Vallery 176 Young, Michelle 214 Young, Roxy 176 Yparraguirre, Ray 227 Yu, So Hui 200 Yungling, Louis 130 Zaborski, Keith 198 Zafuos, Stelioe 209 Zander, Renee 130 Zhang, Chad 176 Zick, Bradford 130 Zickschwertd, Maria 130 Zielinski, Tim 176 Zolda, John 130 Zuccone, Todd 130 ANSWER: ASU MEANT MANY THINGS TO MANY DIFFERENT PEOPLE, BUT SEEMED TO BE LOOKING FOR ONE BASIC ELEMENT A GOOD COLLEGE EDUCATION " It ' s a place where you not only get an education from books, but you get an education from life. " Maria Zuckschwerdt, a senior finance and psychology major " It is a culmination of a lifetime dream. " Estelle Sirkin, a senior journalism Celebrating at the first staff party, Jason Hill is not satisified with only one drink. Hill planned to work in Portland, Oregon after graduation. Photo by William Lynam " At this point, ethics has nothing to do with it. " ■ Kim Kaan, a senior journalism and Spanish major, after deadline " It smacks of the 90s. " ■ Jason Hill, a senior journalism major, after creating a politically correct headline " My whole life is due. " ■ Dawn Reisinger, a junior communications major, during the second week of school " Ooh... I can feel the sunshine. " ■ Bill Lynam, a senior political science and journalism major, after deadline Executive Staff Kim Kaan Editor in Chief William Lynam ... Photo Editor Renee Caruss Copy Editor Julie Knapp Asst. Director Business Managers: Dawn Reisinger and Vicki Carroll Production Staff Section Editors: Rosanne Cannella, Organizations Editor; Tim Gibbons, Gallery Editor; Jason Hill, Academics Editor; Marla Lessaongang, Student Life Editor; Stacey Stevenson, Sports Editor; Wencke Tate, Residence Life Editor. Photographers: Janine Bily, Rosanne Cannella, Sky Collins, Catherine Courter, Rick Escalante, Samantha Feldman, Brian Fitzgerald, Tim Gibbons, Erik Guzowski, Ashley Haspel, Richard Komurek, William Lynam, Craig Macnaughton, Mehu, Paul Mooney, Kim Phillips, Craig Steeves, Wencke Tate, Aimee Tenney, Steve Wagner, Darryl Webb. Writers: Javier Aurrecoechea, Renee Caruss, Cindy Coldiron, Julia DeSimone, James Frusetta, Erica Gonzales, Carlyn Greco, Nicole Hsu, Jason Hill, Kim Kaan, Michael Marmolejo, Jennifer Mehu, Alison Paddock, Kim Phillips, Nachammai Raman, Greg Sexton, Shaun Rachau, Wencke Tate, Amy Tillis. Posing as this year ' s king and queen of the Spark summer workshop, Bill Lynam and Renee Caruss employed top security to guard their Burger King crowns and their scepter-straws. The two served as executive editors. Photo by Rick Escalante Looking somewhat enthusiatic, Bill Lynam was one of five good sports who sold yearbooks at the Homecoming pre-game fiesta. Sunny ' s and Domino ' s supported our pizza habit. Photo by Tim Gibbons 378 COLOPHON STAFF PAGES Using PageMaker 4.2 on two Macintosh computers, members of The Sun Devil Spark yearbook staff fully paginated 392 pages. Once finished, pages were sent and published by Jostens Printing and Publishing Company, 29625 Road 84, Visalia, California 93279. With much patience, Susan George, in-plant consultant, and Bob Muller, local representative, helped the staff with the completion of the book. Produced on 80-pound, glossy enamel paper, the body of the book was trimmed to 9 x 12. More than 60 pages used 4-color photos, process-color mixes (the Gallery and Sports sections), and Tempo spot colors, which are as follows: 199 Rich Red (Academics), 320 Blue Green (Residence Life), 267 Violet (Student Life), 347 Kelly Green (Organizations) and 285 Medium Blue (Greeks). The cover, designed by Jostens artist Sandy Woo, was Maroon No. 541 with Mission Grain. The logo was also created by Woo to correspond with the theme, " On the outside, looking in. " The logo and the gold foil was embossed, debossed and craftlined on the front, back and spine. The binding was Smythe-sewn rounded, reinforced and backed with headbands and footbands. The endsheet on Cottonwood recycled paper featured a full-sized fold-out with the table of contents on the front side. A 2-1 2 cube die-cut highlighted the front and back pages of the book. The body copy was set in 12 pt. Bookman, and the captions were in 10 pt. Bookman. Photo credits followed the caption. The cube dingbat, located at the end of stories and the beginning of photo bylines, were set in 12 and 10 pt. Zapf Dingbats. Section typefaces varied as follows: A Garamond (Sports), Avant Garde (Academics), Copperplate 31 ab (Opening, Closing and Index), D Peignot Demi (Organizations), Futura (folio), Lithos Bold (Gallery), Madrone (Sports), N Helvetica (Greeks and Residence Life), Palatino (Student Life, Historical and Index), Poplar (Divisions) and Times (Greeks). All pages were paginated using a Macintosh IIsi and a Macintosh LC. Applications include Aldus PageMaker 4.2, Microsoft Word 5.0, Adobe Illustrator, Aldus Freehand 3.1 and Adobe Photoshop. All pages were sent on disks and 75% laser printouts. Color separations were made from 35 mm prints taken by staff photographers and Gallery participants. The negatives were printed at Image Craft Labs in Phoenix. Separations were performed by a laser scanner at Josten and individually separated with a 150-line screen. Black-and-white photos were taken, processed and printed by Spark photographers unless otherwise indicated. Student portraits were taken by Yearbook Associates with Jim Mayes. Printing, production costs, awards, executive salaries and section editor stipends were paid by book sales, advertisements and local collections. Staff writers and photographers worked on a volunteer basis. The book had a press run of 2,250 and sold at $36.93, which included tax, and handling. Additional may be obtained by addressing yearbook, Arizona State University, inquiries to The Sun Devil Spark Matthews, AZ Center, 85287i-rn1502. 50, P.O. Box 871502, Tempe, COLOPHON STAFF PAGES Hosting the first party, Photo Editor William Lynam, a senior journalism and science major, greets the next person through the door. Upon hearing about free massages at the Recreation Center, he said, " I paid $25.00. I ' m entitled to a rubdown. " 380 WILLIAM LYNAM STAFF PAGES 3 parties, 34 Gallery entries, 62 organization group shots, 900 student portraits, 365 days, 52 weeks, and 8,760 hours ... and we are still here! Better yet, we are here with our finished yearbook. This means no more scary walks to the bathroom during late nights in the basement and no more hurried trips to Federal Express one day before deadline. But, what does a finished yearbook mean? To me, the yearbook is a collection of memories for the university, for the students and especially, for the yearbook staff because our dedicated efforts will remain a part of ASU forever. One look at this year ' s edition will definitely bring back memories for me. Can anyone relate? Bill, I bet you can — a million thanks for being my right-hand man. When I needed you, whoop! there you were. You always made me smile even when I didn ' t want to. I know there were many times where you only had two words for me. After all the headaches, chocolate chip cookies, pizza, match-making, white lab coats, duets, story ideas and textbook loans, it was not so bad to be Kim. Renee, I have two pieces of advice. Don ' t get a degree in Social Work and don ' t name your kid " Sybil. " Wencke, I have one question: Why did we always eat foods with tomato sauce? Thanks for being a great friend, section editor, photographer and staff writer. Be careful, I hear the Quality Air Control team is looking for you. Don ' t marry a man that wears pink-and-white striped shorts. To all the section editors, thanks for doing as much as possible with limited time and funds. To all the photographers, thanks for always being the largest crowd at the meetings and all your hard work. Craig, the great philosopher, I will never forget the tales of Muskegon and Sheba. To all the writers, it was hard, but someone had to write the copy. Thanks for doing the best you can. Javier, get quotes! To the men of the State Press, thanks for always getting photos to me on time. After four years, I am finally graduating with two B.A. degrees, one in Journalism and one in Spanish. Mom, Dad, Natalie, Barney and Caesar, I could haw never finished this book without your love and support. I love you guys immensely. Kim Kaan KIM KAAN STAFF PAGES Julie Knapp, adviser, for all the design help; Bob Muller, Jostens representative, for always being available when we needed your help; Susan George, in-house Jostens rep, for all your patience and Sandy Woo, thank you for helping us create another great logo and cover. The 1993-94 Sun Devil Spark staff would also like to thank the following people and departments: Student Publications: Bruce Itule, Fran McClung, Justine Hall, Jackie Elridge, Pat Fogler, Gwen Lawrenz, Ginger Trumbauer, Kim Moore, Elizabeth Baldacchino, Donna Bowring, Jennifer Hughes, Robert Contreras, Scott Smith and the entire staff of the State Press; ASU administration and supporters: Lattie Coor, President ' s Office, Christine Wilkinson, Affairs, Leon Shell, Milton Glick, Lowell Crary, Paul Biwan, Michael Thompson, Ralph Rippe, Melissa Bardo, Ed Oetting, University Archives, Matt Crum, Doug Crouch, ASU West, Alumni Association, Joshlin Souza, Accounts Receivable, Gini Sater, Lou Ann Denny, Office of the Registrar, Undergraduate Admissions and Records, Bob Francis, ASU Public Events, Intercollegiate Athletics, Greg Walaitis, ASU Sports Information, Ron Akre, Domino ' s Pizza, Jim Mayes, Yearbook Associates, Renee Trimble, the Records Program of Herff Jones, Residence Life Office, Dash Perkins, Scholastic Advertising, all advertisers, Douglas Anderson, the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Frank Hoy, Lewis Camera, and ImageCraft; Bookstores: Rothers Bookstore, Varsity Book Exchange, ASU Bookstore, ASU West Bookstore, Student Book Center, and Campus Books; Gallery Judges: Tim Koors, Michelle Conway, Bill Jay, William Tolan, MaryAnne Laughharn, and all Gallery and entrants. Most of all, thank you to all the friends and family of Spark staff members. Begging for more stories, Copy Editor Renee Caruss enlists the help of Residence Life Editor Wencke Tate, a senior broadcasting major, and Academics Editor Jason Hill, a senior journalism major. Caruss was on a constant search for her staff. The bridge from Palo Verde Beach to Palm Walk served as the link from the outside to the campus. Once on the inside, the campus grew. A number of services and facilities centered on the students ' needs. The Student Services building was like one-stop shopping. On the first floor, the undergraduate admissions office greeted potential students, parents and visitors needing a good color- coded map. Students lined up to get unofficial copies of transcripts and student ID cards. The Graduation Office was right around the corner for those who though they were eligible to petition. Counselors reviewed of study to see if all requirements were met. Perhaps the most familiar floor in the SS building was the second. The Financial Aid Office disbursed funds to loan-hungry students. The Fee Payment desks were always happy to take cash, checks and credit cards. Finally, Career Services and the Career Development Center occupied the third floor. Graduates interviewed with on-campus For anyone who used ASTJ services, the building was essential to the campus experience. Starting from the edge of University Drive, Palm Walk leads to campus. The walk ended at the Student Recreation Center. Photo by Jennifer Mehu Overleaf: Photo by Craig Macnaughton 384 ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY CLOSING ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY CLOSING 385 To some, the college experience meant on campus to take one class two days a week. Others indulged by joining campus organizations and committees. But no matter how long on campus, the university offered something for everybody, which was evident from the outside. The search for the average ASU student was constant because there was no one person that represented the norm. Students were everywhere! They lived in the lounges of the Memorial Union. They lived on the concourse level of Hayden Library. They did not conform to one look. However, sweats and shorts were common clothing that seemed appropriate for class especially when students planned to between classes. They also had ideas on how to spend their day. Some came to campus for one hour; others spent the whole day. Many walked to the Student Recreation Center for some rigorous Many stayed in the air-conditioning and played video games. It was a struggle to go to class everyday, but students found creative ways to motive themselves. Others spent their days on the lookout for new excuses for why they did not go to class. ■ Cooling off in the Cady Mall fountain, tuba players from the Sun Devil Marching Band find a new way to polish the brass. ■ Photo by Rick Escalante ■ Photo by William Lynam ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY CLOSING ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY CLOSING 389 Joking with 3-year old Corey Sorenson, senior offensive tackle Jeff Kysan wipes the sweat from his face. The Sun Devil football team posed for photos with their favorite fans. Photo by Craig Macnaughton


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