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THE ELMS ELMHURST COLLEGE ELMHURST, ILLINOIS VOLUME 62 1980 TABLE OF CONTENTS ADMINISTRATION and STAFF 140 Admissions and Student Hosts 141 Business Office 142 Center for Special Programs 142 Central Service 85 College Union 144 Counseling and Conversation 143 Data Processing 83 Dean of the College 84 Dean of Students 146 Financial Aid 147 Food Service 97 Hall Directors 143 Health Service 151 Housing 145 Mall Room 149 Maintainance 149 Physical Plant 148 Placement Center 82 President Frick 150 Public Relations 148 Records 22 Resident Assistants 151 Security 85 Union Personnel ATHLETICS Mens: 76 Basketball 26 Baseball 80 Football 28 Golf 78 Hockey Club 25 Soccer Club 29 Tennis 74 Wrestling Womens: 134 Basketball 135 Softball 132 Tennis 133 Volleyball COFFEEHAUSES AND CONCERTS AND DANCES 41, 62, 160, 161 CREATIVITY SECTION For you, the students of E.C., who have made this section very special. It shows to everyone the emotion, talent, and creativeness that prevails in the midst of all the minds of the college population ... 116 EVENTS 152 Black History Month 53 Dedication to Renovated Buildings 167 Dink Olympics 136 Festival of Fools 189 Graduation 18 Homecoming 104 Jazz Festival 166 Leadership Conference 6 New Student Orientaton FACULTY 33 Art 37 Biology 46 Business 38 Chemistry 46 Economics 47 Education 30 English 31 Foreign Language 39 Geography 48 History 49 Mathematics 34 Music 90 Nursing 35 Philosophy 91 Physical Education 40 Physics 92 Political Science 93 Pre-school 94 Psychology 95 Sociology 32 Speech and Speech Clinic 36 Theology and Religion % Urban Studies FRATERNITIES, GROUPS, HONOR GROUPS, SORORITIES 68 Alpha Epsilon Delta 156 Alpha Kappa Alpha 157 Alpha Phi 64 Alpha Phi Alpha and Angels 66 Alpha Tau Omega and Little Sisters 68 American Chemical Association 69 Beta Beta Beta 69 Delta Mu Delta 70 Gamma Theta Upsilon 88 Greek Council 70 Hiz-I 71 Omicron Delta Kappa 71 Phi Kappa Phi 154 Psi Chi 155 Sigma Kappa 154 Sigma Tau Delta 156 Squires 158 Tau Kappa Epsilon and Little Sisters 88 Theta Alpha Phi ORGANIZATIONS 115 Antler Society 130 Athetic Life 126 Black Affairs 86 Campus Life Council 72 Cheerleaders 124 Commuter Organization 125 Cultural Life 42 Dinkmeyer Hall i 43 Niebuhr H5II 127 Outdoor Recreational Life 73 Pom-pon Girls 128 Religious Life 44 Schick Hall 129 Social Life 45 Stanger Hall 87 Union Board MEDIA 52 The ELMS 51 The LEADER 50 WRSE MUSIC 106 Black Ensemble 98 Concert Band 100 E.G. Choir 102 Jazz Band MISCELLANEOUS 190 Closing 4 Dedication 1 Opening 2 Table of Contents My apologies if I have forgotten or misrepresented any group, organization or persons in this years publication of the ELMS. SJT PLAYS, MUSICALS, THEATER 89, 139, 184, 185 STUDENTS 10 Freshmen 107 Juniors DEDICATION NINETEEN HUNDRED AND EIGHTY ... A NEW DECADE . . . WHATS IN IT FOR YOU? This decade will be filled with memories of the past, a push for surviving the present and hope for the future. At the present time of this write-up there are (is) . . . hostages in Iran. . . . the rising cost of Inflation. . . . the impending elections for close running presidential candidates. . . . the conflicts with other countries which have taken a turn for thoughts of registration or maybe reinstating the draft. Is there the possibility of war? . . . controversies over nuclear power . . . solar power . . . any power. AND HOW ABOUT ELMHURST COLLEGE? WHERE ARE WE IN ALL OF THIS? TO 1980 The college that is church affiliated seems to be losing its theological purpose. Through technology our college has been " cosmopolitanized " . It is suppose to be a liberal arts college or is it getting too specialized? What happened? Do you know the past history of the college? Did you know the college used to be " specialized " -a pre- seminary institution? Changes have dominated the history of Elmhurst College ... no one is saying the changes are bad . . . but it is something to think about. Yes ... a new decade ... a new set of questions ... an evaluation of the past ... a lot of changes . . . new generations . . . new attitudes . . . What is in store for the nineteen eighties? WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU? NEW STUDENT ORIENTATION Freshmen and transfer students were introduced to the B.C. campus with the help of Orientation leaders. The weeks activities included a surprise guest performer, " Mr. Fingers " (Erv Wiener— mentalist), a Chicago night ride down the Chicago River, a disco, a faculty-student picnic and the annual tug-of-war over a mudhole. ENERGY FROM THE SUN WHAT DID YOU DO THIS SUMMER? " . . . worked for a brass bed company . . . played on a first place hockey team . . . drank a lot of beer . . . went to the disco demolition at Sox Park . . . went to Florida . . . drank more beer . . . received my first speeding ticket . . . " Kevin Davis " ... worked at a school for retarded kids . . . worked at a nursing home . . . worked here at school for the music department . . . went to Chicagofest (couldn ' t get in and on the way home I got in an accident) . . . took a vacation in Elkhorn, Wise. . . . watched outdoor movies at Blackwell from on a hill . . . rode my bike a lot and played a lot of tennis . . . " Maura Schraag " . . . took dance lessons with Fred Astaire . . . saw Saturday Night Fever nineteen times . . . got a new pair of pajamas . . . kicked some goof out of Ground Round for dancing on the tables ... ate lunch at a friend ' s house . . . " Karen Larsen " . . . worked for Kodak and played on their softball team . . . went to a Cubs game and watched them lose-yeah! . . . attended a Blue Grass Festival in Keokuk, Iowa (hometown) ... got a speeding ticket going 70 mph! . . . camped in Wisconsin for two weekends . . . boozed up at Tom Walshs ' party!! . . . don ' t remember my birthday weekend . . . " Paul Bauch " saw the Allman and Blues Brothers for the first time . . . went golfing for the first time (112 for nine holes) ... was banned from the Ground Round for dancing on tables never made it home-three nights . . . went to Florida for two weeks and was a member of the beach volleyball champions ... my sister and I won a dance championship . . . drove a shoe truck and flipped burgers at Mac ' s for good money ... " Rick Kasbee participatee in a Hawaiian and a hat party with roommate Linda Masilotti . . . rollerskating on the Lakefront . . . Chicagofest . . . bovyling league with Ellen Best and Kim Herling . . . received first speeding ticket . . . spent a Friday rendezvous sailing and horseback riding . . . made a lot ot watermelon bowls, potatoe salad and shrimp salad . . . " Laura Patrone ' . . . went to see Supertramp . . . went to Colorado for ten days for ATO Congress . . . threw a frisbee down a mountain . . . worktxi as an accountant for a Chemical Corporation (and made a $}0,(X)0 mistake!) . . went to an ATO Brother party in Ginger Creek . . spent a lot of time enjoying my new stereo . . . " )ohn William (Butch) Salyer We ' ll never know why new E.G. students do such crazy things Andre Robinson Donna Rubenacker Sharon Ruopp loAiiiu ' R miil Rhonda Underwood Namquynh Vu Naomi Wernecke David Wisniowicz Bruce Woodruff Partricia Woodruff Young Didn ' t leave a name These three ' bogus brains ' (Terry, Rick and Mike) got their pictures taken with concealed identities and college year— they claimed to be freshmen. So that is why they are in this section. How about that (boys)? All the fun and frivolity of freshman year . . . those were the days! ' Rich ' Allen Fred Clarke Mark f (. ' kinuiii APOLOGIES Sorry, folks . . . After doing all of my complaining on my closing page (p. 190) regarding having no pictures to complete this book, I attempted to finish the book without them. Around July 28 of 1980, a certain Rita Bayers was cleaning out the photography room and found an abundance of pictures. Obviously, Gary Haman " forgot " to give them to me. Needless to say, I was allowed to finish the book with the help of Rita Bayers and her investigative techniques! As for Haman and staff- Bob Burdick Ken Cayle John Celhaus Artego Jaunes And Holly Mackinnow— better late than never? Lastly, here are some corrections and additions to the Table of Contents: Blood Drive 114 Coffeehauses, Concerts and Dances 21, 24 Creativity Section 116-123, 153, 167 Dink Olympics 16O Festival of Fools 136-138, 162 International Club 62 Madrigal Dinner 154 Memorandum igS Plays 89, 139, 186, 187 Senior Index - qq Track 28 Thank goodness it ' s over! Hope you like the book! S.J.T. Homecoming, THE MAIN EVENT, was another exciting event at E.G. There were various contests between organizations and a greased-pole contest for $$$. A Pep Rally started off the weekend plus a fabulous concert by BLOOD, SWEAT TEARS, featuring David Clayton- Thomas. ' Their ' new ' sound was great (plus they did a medley of their old songs). " A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum " was performed Friday and Saturday night of Homecoming weekend. People had decorated the dorms and the union for added spirit. The football game (we won, of course!) was full of excitement as our Blue Jays ' last play of the game (with 2 minutes and 17 seconds left) gave us a score of 16 to North Central ' s score of 14. Saturday night was the Dinner-Dance. The weekend slowed down with a movie on Sunday night, " Close Encounters of the Third Kind. " RESIDENT ASSISTANTS 1979-80 Schick Hall Staff: Barb Campbell, Mark Petersen (Head Resident), Steve Skora, Gary Haman, Julie Peckler-(9 12 80), Tom Walsh, Rick Green, Paul Bauch, and Mary Peters. Stanger Hall Staff: Betty VanEnde, Carol Seyfert, Diane Emory, CeCe Loftin, Joella Cougan (H.R.), and Patty :;:;:;: Pasternoch. One large problem the R.A. ' s faced this year was drinking in the dorms. The 21 -yr. old Drinking La w went into effect October 15, 1979 for Elmhurst College. Niebuhr Hall Staff: Steve Bolduc, John Limper, Tracy Fobes, Linda Stefen, Becky Elfers, and Tim Sheridan (H.R.). Dinkmeyer Hall Staff: Tim Webster, Mike Tice, Al Perry, Charlie Goehl (H.R.), and Carroll Wheatley. SOCCER CLUB " KICKERS ' ' COME BACK TO E.C! Soccer at Elmhurst College? It is the trend all over the United States and Elmhurst is part of it. Soccer had been the first varsity sport at E.C. from 1907 to 1920. They had a w inning tradition back then, and the new y formed soccer team is trying their best to recapture this image. The team, lead by captain Mike Niles, consisted of a group of guys and a girl that practiced in the mall early in the morning (and w henever they had the chance) and u orked their way to playing area schools. Team members included: Lei Camp, Hadi Karimi, Saeed Karimi, Eric Kenealy, Chuck Miller, Mike Niles, Ruben Orgaz, Don Paxson, Art Slaber, Jerry Taylor, Rasesh Thakker, Roland Torres, Kathy Tutkus, Tim Vernon, Hung Vu, Shou-Ping Yeh, and Bahman Zarinehaf. The season was high-lighted by Kathy Tutkus with three goals and Hing Vu, the star Half-back. The leading scorer was Ruben Orgaz. The 1980-81 club plans to be better than ever since almost all of the team is returning. It ' s about time soccer came back to Elmhurst and we have quite a club! Wins and losses: FALL lost to l.l.T. lost to Trinity Col. won to DePaul Univ. lost to Roosevelt Univ. lost to St. Mary ' s (Minn.) won to DePaul Univ. won to Roosevelt Univ. I. B.C. forfeited SPRING won to DePaul Univ. i.B.C; forfeited Record: 4-4 w 2 forfeits E.G. BASEBALL TEAM CAPTURES CCLW. CROWN SCORES: E.C. vs. Opposing Team B.C. Aurora College 11-0 E.C. Carroll E.C. Carroll E.C. I.B.C. E.C. North Park E.C. Augustana E.C Augustana E.C. St. Xavier C.C.l.W. Play-offs E.C. Wheaton College 1 3-7 E.C. Wheaton 11-5 E.C. North Central 14-4 CONGRATULATIONS GUYS! 7-0 4-2 3-4 3-7 2-0 6-1 2-6 ... AGAIN! Record: 8-3 The 1980 College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Golf Championships were held at Pontiac Country Club in Illinois on May 1-2. The Elmhurst College Bluejays came in seventh place out of nine teams with a 36-hole total of 675. Augustana was 1st with a score of 614. Scores were close in the fourth through eighth placings. Coach Al Hanke TEAM: Jeff Infusino Tom Grover Tom Lynch Bill Rouse Ken Yarosh G O L Coach A. Ackerman 6th Place at NAIA T R A C K FOREIGN LANGUAGE Dr. Lagerway, Department Chairperson Sorry, no department photograph. SPEECH AND SPEECH CLINIC speech (spech) n. 1. a. The faculty or act of speaking; utterance of articulate sounds, b. The faculty or act of expressing or describing thoughts, feelings, or perceptions by the articulaton of words. 2. That which is spoken; an utterance. 3. Conversation; vocal communication. 4. a. A talk or public address, b. A printed copy of an address. 5. A person ' s habitual manner or style of speaking. 6. The language or dialect of a nation or region. 7. The sounding of a musical instrument. 8. The study of oral communication, speech sounds, and vocal physiology . . . (The American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language) Full time staff members in the Department of Speech Communication were Donald R. Low, Chairperson; Marjorie Goodban, Director of the Speech Clinic; John Cow, Charles A. Schmidt, Faculty Advisor to WRSE-FM; and Alan W. Weiger, Director of Theatre. Adjunct faculty members in the Department were Cynthia Angermeier, Joan Mhoon, Judith Morris, Nancy Orcutt, and Judy Wilkin. In June of 1979 the Speech Clinic moved from Kranz Hall, where it had been housed from 1947, to the newly renovated Irion Hall. The new Clinic features the latest in audio- visual monitoring equipment as well as expanded space facilities. The College radio station continued its long-time practice of broadcasting some of the football and basketball games. The station also featured newscasts and the lates t in contemporary sound. A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM opened the 1979-80 theatre season. The remaining bill of shows included TOYS IN THE ATTIC, with Guest Director Paul R. Zeissler, SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, and SPRING THEATRE SPECTRUM, which included one act plays and oral interpretations, (copy submitted by Dr. D.R. Low) ART Art Department Faculty: Carole Brown Sandra Jorgensen, Chairperson Charles Laliberte Richard Paulsen John Weber Faculty and students are enjoying all new class- rooms and studios providing an excellent atmosphere for courses in the fine arts. Also, a new major in Art Education has just been in- troduced. TRY A TRAVEL-STUDY ADVENTURE! Pictures submitted by Rita Bayers MUSIC, MUSIC, To its tradition of excellence the Music Department had the newly renovated facilities of Irion Hall in time for the 1979-80 academic year. Adequate classrooms, studios, practice rooms and office space are available for the first time. Any Elmhurst College student can make use of these fine facilities by taking a departmental course or by participating in one of several musical groups on campus. Whether involved in its activities or not, the Music Department with the recitals and concerts it sponsors, provides pleasure for the ears of students, faculty, administration, staff and the surrounding community as well. MUSIC! what is reality? Does Cos exist? What is morality? What is life? " I think, therefore, I am? " Ever wonder about any of these questions? The Philosophy Department may not have the answers but they do have many courses that will give you an idea of how people are theorizing at the present moment. With the departments comprehensive program (as a major) one is urged to apply his her knowledge to analyze present-day problems and evaluate proposals for resolutions. For non-majors . . . it ' s time to get philosophical! The Department is giving you an opportunity to be exposed to and develop interest in this mind-boggling subject- PHILOSOPHY! PHILOSOPHY THEOLOGY AND RELIGION Seems everyone believes in something or some one or some ' being ' . Maybe not. But, if you have had an encounter with a theology course you have probably found out something you never knew before— that theology doesn ' t have to be boring! (Remember, if you are bored it ' s because you are boring!) The variety of courses one can choose from and the professors make theology and religion at Elmhurst College a ' classic ' . " Norman and Sandra " performed fables with deep-seeded lessons at a dinner-theatre sponsored by Religious Life Committee. CHEMISTRY The mission of the Chemistry Department at Elmhurst College transcends the training of professional chemists. Chemistry, the science of the metamorphases of matter, is important in the intellectual lives of many students seeking a liberal education. The education of Chemistry students at both introductory and advanced levels is intended to reflect the relationship of Chemistry with other disciplines and to be responsive to the impact of chemical science on society, (copy submitted by Dr. R. Glogovsky) Dr. Charles Opardt Dr. Robert Glogovsky, Chairperson Dr. | )hn Ganchoff Dr. Eugene Losey WRSE ROCK DISCO WRSE-FM held a rock disco dance in late September of 1979. it was one of the f irst dances of the school year and although the picture may not be representative the attendance was great and the dancing was in all forms, shapes and sizes! wrse-Jm SQUARE DANCE I Homecoming decoration in " ode " to the " Schick (Scnapps) Shou- ters " : here, some of the helpers pose with a representative of the Maison-DuBouchett Company. S. Galbraith, L. Brown, K. Neuman, C. O ' Hara, S. Maddon, K. Henry, B. Strain, C. LeKatsos, K. Summit, M. Petersen, L. Kowalski, D. Wernecki. Schick residents are " classics " . SCHICK HALL Hope Miller and Laura DeCregorio into the Christmas spirit. HE DIED rOR 2 FLOOR ' S S!Ns II I liiUMi M You never know what goes on in Schick balcon ey! Rebels in their own time— K. Henry, P. Weil, C. Soukup, M. Faweli, D. Winters, D. Kolucroric, M. Sto- nikas, B. Burdick and B. Yergler. You almost always find someone in the Schick Lounge. (For the Schick Halloween party, see page 63.) Wake up! It ' s " Show " -time! STANGER HALL What ' s this? Stanger Beach, of course! BUSINESS and ECONOMICS POLITICAL SCIENCE The Center for Business and Economics administers the academic programs for the Department of Business Administration and the Department of Economics. It provides core courses designed to provide students with a broad base of knowledge, as well as more specialized courses enabling students to develop their interest to a high standard of professional competence. Among specializations offered in addition to the general Business Administration major are: Accounting (either public or corporate), Finance, Health and Hospital Services Management, Human Resources Management, Information Systems, International Business, Management and Marketing. Students wishing to major in Economics can do so either exclusively or within the business program. The Center also provides a diversity of opportunity for business executives and institutional administrators to interact with students through internship programs, personal appearances in class, seminars, field trips, and independent study. In addition the Center, in cooperation with other departments of the college, provides basic knowledge of administration and economics for majors of other disciplines through a variety of interdisciplinary programs. The faculty of the Center includes specialists to teach in all subject areas offered by the Center. The full-time faculty include: Dr. Ann Matasar, Director (finance and Corporate Responsibility); Lawrence Carroll (Management and Human Resources); Robert Eaton (Economics); Richard Franks (Accounting and Finance); Joseph Heiney (Economics); Lynn Heinrichs (Information Systems); Dr. Terry Madoch (Marketing and Internships); Linda Salchenberger (Information Systems and Operations Research); Martha Sampsell (Accounting and Finance); Dominic Scudiero (Accounting); Dr. George Thoma (Economics); Leslie Ward (Marketing and Management). In addition are several adjunct faculty members who teach courses throughout the program, (copy submitted by Dr. A. Matasar) EDUCATION Elmhurst College ' s teacher education programs are approved by the State of Illinois and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education. Each faculty member of the department is a specialist in a curricular area and each has had extensive public school experience. Full-time faculty members include: Ms. Maryann Heidinger, Director of Elementary Education and Specialist in Reading and Language Arts Dr. Norman Hoover, Director of Secondary Education and Specialist in Science Education Dr. Elmer B. Jacobs, Chairperson, Department of Education and Specialist in Foundations of Education. Dr. Peter S. Pierro, Specialist in Curriculum and Mathematics Education. In addition Drs. James Cunningham and Frederick Tyrrell assist the Department on a part-time basis in addition to their respective administrative duties. irS ALL HISTORY NOW ... The History Department seeks to serve the interests of broadly educating students in a field which is inherently interdisciplinary. As one of the original liberal arts, History promotes a knowledge of man and his world through time and is a civilizing force in an era of need of civilization. A historical perspective is important for any age, but especially for an age in crisis and in search for identity. Historians do not have all of the answers, but do know many of the questions. (copy submitted by W. Burdick) Adjunct Faculty: Mr. James Mack Mr. Stephen Ruzicka Dr. Walter Burdick, Chairperson Mr. Neal Blum, Assistant Professor ARCHIVES PRESERVE PAST Dr. Rudolph Schade Archivist Old photographs and written records reside in the Elmhurst College Archives located in the Buehler Library. It was started in the 1920 ' s as people felt a need to preserve E.C. ' s heritage. Dr. Schade is keeping the Archives up to date along with keeping past materials organized. MATH-E MAT-ICS! Mathematician Franks mastered? WRSE-FM RADIO STATION E.C s Local Connection The people that make music happen at E.G. Wenda Van Camp K.C. spins the tunes THE ELMHURST COLLEGE leader Editor, DAVE BURDA Managing Editor, )oe LaRocca News Editor, Marsha Blunt Feature Editor, D ave Ladd Sports Editor, Nick Chulos Regular Feature Editor, Beth Randerson Photo Editor, Lori Matthies Art Director, Kathy Tutkus Business Manager, Linda Fencka Advertising Director, jeanne Shamet Office Manager, Sharon Ruopp Music Director, Barry Richert Remaining Staff: )ohn Banas Craig Bradley Bob Burdick Leif Camp Margie DeLaRosa Dan Frick )ohn Celhaus Linda Crigit Pam Cuerin Gary Ha man Brian Hamm janet Holtman Dave Hood Eric kenealy lanet Lyon Mike Nosek Paul Nugarus Karen Pollock Ken Rieslert-r Bob Rom.mc hck Frank Sabers ( hris Smith Allison Slanger laura Suttel Mike leri ' si Amy VanDe en Sheri Wagoni-r Pam Walker Carroll Whealley EARBOOKYEARBOOK Thanxs, Hope, for putting up with my Niebuhr 216 office THE Loo K Fo-rai 1 i OL r ? ? ? Bob Burdick, Gary Haman YEARBOOK PEOPLE ARE CRAZY. DONT LAUGH! SANE PEOPLE WOULD NEVER ATTEMPT IT! S.J.T. YEARBOOKYEARBOOKYEARBOOKYEARBC DEDICATION TO RENOVATED BUILDINGS ■ mm i liiliiiiil Irion Hall and the Physical Education Building were renovated for the 1979-80 academic year. There was a dedication ceremony for the event. The Music and Speech Clinic are in Irion Hall and are satisfied with their facilities. Irion has stained glass windows of Moses, Elias, St. Paul and )esus. The photo is from inside the Recital Hall. The Gym is in better shape, but remains the same size. Also, more parking spaces were added and are located near the Mill Theatre-it ' s a renovation, alright- for those who have trouble parking and aren ' t afraid to walk! INTERNATIONAL CLUB mmmm SCHICK RESIDENTS NEVER MISS AN EVENT! HAPPY HALLOWEEN! Which couple is cuter-Craig Soukup and Scott Madden or Chris Kaplinger and Dave Allen? Craig ' s ' bod ' wins! i Such a ' motley ' group we have here! Aliens . . . what a concept, Dave Wernecki goes Hawaiian. Mary |o and Marv )() and ( ollcn ,inci W.irk and 1 inda and . . who ' s hac k is that ' Ronald? What are you doing? ALPHA PHI ALPHA A Men ' s Social Fraternity ' Mm AND ANGELS A Little Sister Group National BLacK His% NUt h I ALPHA TAU OMEGA Alpha Tau Omega is a Men ' s Social Fraternity that is active in many campus functions. Parties, dances, game nights, fund raisers and social service functions are a few of their activities. Pictured is a car wash sponsored by ATO. This Theta Mu Chapter is designed to expand the social aspect of college as well as build leadership skills. Front Row L to R: Eric Andersen Marty Stonikas Rick Abramson Butch Salyer Tom Lindsey Paul Weil Roy Crosbeck Don Bradley Doug Reifstek Back Row L to R: Kent Haselhorst Paul Feldmann Mike Fisher Darryl Giambalvo Tom Walsh Craig Soukup Steve Doherty John Wegner and Little Sisters Front Row L to R: Sue Madey Kathy Schaeflein Lynda Caldwell A.T.O. Little Sisters support their brothers ' functions and social services. On their own they have fundraisers, visit nursing homes (ie. X- mas), and, overall, have a good time! Pam Walker Jackie Tufo Quinn Feldmann Chris Briski Gloria McCulley Patti Meyer Marie Lorden Back Row L to R: Janet Karczewski Rita Pryble Annette Alberti Laura Lisak Kathy Pike Pam Miller Jean Seyfert Loree Trzos Marcia Keller i One big happy family. ALPHA EPSILON DELTA Alpha Epsilon Delta are pre- dental or pre- medical students with 3.0 averages in the science and who are in the upper 35% of their class in general scholarship. AED encourages excellence in scholarship, familiarizes interested students with medi- cally oriented fields, and helps preparing for entrance into medical schools. American Chemical Association- Student Affiliate is open to all Chemistry students. The purpose of the ACSSA is to instill a professional pride in Chemistry. AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY BETA BETA BETA Beta Beta Beta is a Biology honorary open to students with a 3.0 average in Biology courses and good overall academic standing. BBB sponsors camping and field trips and supports an animal at the Brookfield Zoo. DELTA MU DELTA Delta Mu Delta is a National Honor Society in Business Administration. It is open to all Business and Economic majors with at least 17 course credits, a 3.2 or better CPA and who are in the top 20% of their class. (Business and Economic Club members also pictured.) GAMMA THETA UPSILON Gamma Theta Upsilon is an international honorary geographical society that strives to further professional interest in geography by providing activities other than those found in the classroom or laboratory, by advancing the status of geography as a cultural and practical discipline and by encouraging student research and publication. Students who have taken at least 3 geography courses, have a " B " average in geography and who rank in the upper 35% of their class are invited to join. PI GAMMA MU Pi Gamma Mu is a social science honor society. Members are elected from those students who have completed five courses in the social sciences with a " B " average. A Mock Election was co-sponsored with Cultural Life. Tirn K A P P P H P H I A 1 Membership in this national scholastic honor society is by invitation. Juniors who have completed at least 10 courses at E.C. and who have a CPA of 3.75 or better are eligible tor membership. Seniors must have completed 14 courses at E.C. and a CPA of at least 3.5. OMICRON DELTA KAPPA The local chapter of this prestigious national leadership and scholarship honor society is open by invitation to juniors and seniors in the upper 35% of their class who have combined a good academic career with a record ot caTpus leadership. Omicron Delta Kappa co-sponsors with the Elmhurst College Union Board for the annual Leadership Conference. Sitting: Ellen Best, Cheryl Ruyak, Rita Bayers, Mary Peters, Patty Pasternock, Linda Eaton, Marcia Keller. 2nd Row: Sheri Wagener, Kara Fleming, Laura Fullem, Barb Hough, Sue Tokich, Sue Toth, Diana York. Back Row: Steve Bolduc, Maggie Einhaus, Tim White, " Uncle Pete " Langhorst, Rich Breske, )ohn Gelhaus and Mike Teresi. GRAPPLERS TAKE SECOND AT CCIW TOURNAMENT . . . Coach: AL HANKE Wrestling Team: Stan Aleksy Terry Clarke Roger Close Paul DeBoo Mike Jorgenson Pat Leahy Carl Reifsteck Greg Ridgely Tony Russo Dave Sprik John Sprik Mike Tice Tom Turi Wayne Wittenberg John Sprik and Mike Tice wrestled their way to the NCAA Championship in New London, Connecticut Neither placed in the competition, but " CONGRATULATIONS " are appropriate for their efforts. . . . After an exciting, Yet hardworking Season. BASKETBALL Player of the Year: Henry Ellis Defensive Player: Tom Ludwig Mr. QB: Jim Cooney Mr. Reix)und: Henry Ellis Player of the month: December, John McQuade January, Henry Ellis February, Paul Jackson The basketball team provided much excitement this season. The team finished 13-13 over all (14-13 counting the big victory over the Yugo ' s) and 5-11 for 6th place in the CCIW. The team seemed to have improved over the last year, and are looking forvvard to next year. All-conference senior, John McQuade, led E.G. in scoring for the second year. All-conference junior, Henry Ellis, led in rebounding. Freshmen Stu Gibson and Paul Jackson contributed heavily and established themselves as bright spots for the future. Senior Tom Ludu ' ig and Junior Jim Gooney provided E.G. with a stable backcourt. The bench provided needed help many times. These people contributed to that necessary help: Steve Snyder, Keith Brozek, Keena Benton, and Steve Bruebach. Next season promises to be very exciting. Gonsistantly, ' respectability ' has been the team motto, with the conference championship as their ultimate goal. How hungry the players are next season for the championship will determine our destiny, (copy submitted by Goach Walker.) E.G. HOCKEY CLUB BRINGS HOME NICHA GUP! CONGRATULATIONS! (Sorry guys, no team picture.) Club Members: Ken Arneson Mike Carlino Kevin Davis Jim DeFrancesco Dave Hood, co-captain Eric Kenealy Don Klassen Dale Ohman, co-captain Steve Piatek Kevin Predergast John Rodgers Brad Wachowiak Rich Williams Coach George Klassen ' Throughout the whole season it was total team effort .... Everyone contributed to the victory. " D. Ohman FOOTBALL TEAM CLOSES SEASON WITH 7-2 RECORD (Sorry guys, no team picture.) All conference honors: Offense Jack Alden, WR, 2nd team Rick Allen, G, 1st team George Donald, RB, 1st team Frank Enda, C, 1st team Tom Foote, PK, 1st team Mark Scott, T, 1st team Stan Walker, QB, 2nd team Defense John Batke, DB, 1st team Rick Green, LB, 2nd team Curt Pace, LB, 2nd team II PRESIDENT PRICK President Ivan E. Frick He jogs? He jumps rope? He ' s the President? You know him? Yes . . . that is our President. Most students know President Ivan E. Frick. He knows many of us, too! In an article in the LEADER we found out some things we didn ' t know before. Dr. Frick arrived at Elmhurs t College in 1971 when college enrollment was slim. He had taught as a professor at Findley College and became president there until his call to Elmhurst. The attraction to Elmhurst was formed-the Nursing and Business and Economic programs. This provoked interest in E.C. Dr. Frick ' s educational background is phenomenal. He has three college degrees: Findley College, Lancaster Seminary and Oberlin College. Not having enough ' academia ' he completed his Ph.D. at Columbia University focusing on the philosophy of religion. In between degrees and jobs Dr. Frick married and has three children. Mrs. Frick taught elementary education until she had children. She is an " invaluable help " to Dr. Frick ' s social obligations. (There is a good woman behind every successful man!) President and Mrs. Frick DEAN OF THE COLLEGE: DEAN SCHMIECHEN Did you ever wonder who the Dean on the " Dean ' s List " was? Well, wonder no more, it is Dean Peter M. Schmiechen. He is the Dean of the college who is overseer of the Academic program at E.C. He assumed duties in 1975 after graduating from E.G., Eden Theological Seminary and Harvard. He had served as a member of the E.C. Department of Theology and Religion but now assumes part-time responsibilities there. MAISEY L LAKE Maisey Lake (pictured twice) is the Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the College. She also is in charge of scheduling, interim, and student advising. Mrs. Dyke, secretary, is pictured with Maisey Lake. I Dean Cunningham oversees all co-curricular aspects of student life, which includes Athletics, the Chaplain, Health Services, Housing, Placement and Student Activities. He ' s been with E.C. for quite some time and is known for organizing the Annual Jazz Festival and enjoying fine wine at his wine-tasting get-togethers. He keeps in shape by jogging every day— it ' s one of his favorite pastimes (almost an obsession!). He also wrote and put together the E.C. " e-book. " It has everything in it you would have questions about— in fact, it is where we acquired most of the information for this book! Thanx, Dean. Phyllis lovino (not pictured) is Secretary to the Dean of Students. The whole office would be lost without her. Dean and Mrs. Cunningham watch the E.C. Football team on a cold Saturday. Dr. Berry Is behind him enjoying the game and Mrs. Goetz (a iess-than- enthusiastic football fan) read a book! (Dr. Goetz took this pic!) COLLEGE UNION PERSONNEL The Union Desk Personnel are the people with all the necessary information one needs to survive at E.C. They know who is where and what is what! Sorry, no pictures of the student desk workers who help out a great deal. FAREWELL AND GOOD LUCK to Mrs. Kufer who has retired her position as the switchboard operator at the desk. We ' ll miss her. Katherine Kufer Faith always keeps cool under the pressure of all the " goings on " of and at E.C. She is the calendar coordinator at the Union Desk and always greets you with a friendly, " Fiello. " Faith Timmer CAMPUS LIFE COUNCIL Campus Life Council is the elected campus governmental organization. Its membership includes faculty, sudents, administration and staff. CLC makes policy recommendations to all levels of College administration, recognizes campus organizations and reviews matters of importance to the general welfare of the College. All full time day students in good standing may run for election. Members are: William Barclay, Carol Berry, Paul Bauch, Tom Boese, Rich Breske, Gail Brinkmeyer, Jim Bucar, James Cunningham, John Downing, Laura Fullem, Judy Gucwa, CeCe Loftin, Marie Lorden, Charles Ophardt, Susan Perry, Mary Peters, Jan Pindak, Marty Stonikus, Betsy Strain, Vivian Temples, Tim White and Nancy Whitman. Maily says " YES " to CLC Membership! Susan Perry Paul Bauch UNION BOARD 1979-80 U.B. Members, L to R: Gary Haman, Vice-Chairperson Tim Webster, Chairperson Al Perry, Social Life Craig Bradley, LEADER co-edr. Gail Brinkmeyer, advisor Sue Toth, ELMS editor Tracey Fobes, Social Life 1980-81 U.B. Members: Paul Bauch, Vice-Chairperson and Religious Life Rita Bayers, Cultural Life Gail Brinkmeyer, advisor Dave Burda, LEADER editor Frank Enda, Athletic Life Patty Martin, WRSE-FM Tina Petereit, Recreational Life Pearl Ridgley, Black Affairs Sue Toth, Chairperson, ELMS editor Diana York, Social Life Elmhurst College board Union Board is a programming committee which plans many of the campus-wide activities, such as Flomecoming, dances, guest speakers, art exhibits. Festival of Fools, coHeehauses, etc. The student activity fee is budgeted between the committc(-s to sponsor activities. The committees are: Athlelu Lite, Black Affairs, Cultural Life, LI MS yearbook, E e(ulive ( ommittee, LEADER paper, WRSE-FM, Recreational Lite, Religious Lite, and Social Life. You must be a student in good standing, have knowledge of what the committee does, and what the chairperson does, and one must he enthusiastic enough to keep the campus hu mg and getting other people interested and involved ' The Fool " at Festival of Fools GREEK COUNCIL Greek Council is the governing body for the social fraternities and sororities. Members from each group sit on the Council and determine policies for all Greek organizations and related groups. THETA ALPHA PHI Theta Alpha Phi is a national honorary for the theater arts, whose purposes are to increase interest, stimulate creativeness, and foster artistic achievement in all of the arts and crafts of a theater. Members are: Advisor Al Weiger, Kathleen Hall, Tom Lindsey, Sheila FassI, Beth Ann Weber, Jan Pindak and Steven Zeidler. FOREN- SICS FORENSIC TEAM: Back Row L to R: Chris Ledatsos Berry Richert Al Weiger, Advisor Mike Harper Dan Prick Pat Leahy Front Row L to R: Linda Eaton Kathleen Hall " Toys in the Attic " , by Lillian Hellman was performed the end of November of 1979. It was directed by Paul R. Ziessler who had returned to Elmhurst after completing a master ' s degree in Directing and Criticism from Northwestern University. His interpretation of " Toys " is this: The play is concerned with the lives of six people and their ability to cope with sudden wealth and the fulfillment of their dreams. As lives are disrupted and familiar patterns changed, the characters are forced to face the mistaken anticipations in their make believe world. The faculty in the Deicke Center for Nursing Education believe that man is a unique, developing being in a dynamic environment. Because his being is biological, psychological, and spiritual he experiences a gamut of needs. We believe that the needs of man can be met through utilization of the nursing process. This process can be used to assist man, individually or collectively, to achieve his highest potential for health. The nurse who provides this care must have a philosophy of life which embraces the spirit of service to one ' s fellow man. The student who aspires to become this kind of nurse has to be willing to work hard to understand man and his needs. We are very proud of the young men and women who are achieving this goal with a degree in Nursing from Elmhurst College, (copy submitted by M. Spikes) PHYSICAL EDUCATION L to R: Rich Walker, Chairperson Eileen Hackman, Bill Walton, Ron Wellman. Not pictured: Al Ackerman and Al Hanke. Providing for the physical and recreation needs of all age students at Elmhurst College is one of the goals of the Department of Physical Education. Exciting and interesting activities which offer lifetime involvement including ice skating, racquetball, skiing, canoeing, golf, tennis and winter camping have much appeal for the men and women— not the least of these is the non- traditional student. A faculty of six members teaches the " gym " classes and administers the P.E. Professional Preparation Program, presently involving seventy-three majors. Students majoring in P.E. pursue careers in public school teaching, health care services, and public and private recreation management, (copy submitted by E. Hackman) POLITICAL SCIENCE Government, Politics, etc. Dr. Royal J. Schmidt, chairperson Dr. David Lindberg Dr. Andrew K. Prinz ALGER HISS Well-known public official and author. Former Presidential Advisor accused of espionage in 1948 and one year later convicted of perjury. Hiss discussed the " McCarthy Era " during his three day stay at Elmhurst College. Sorry, no Pre-school pictures . . . how about the LIBRARY L to R: Dr. Jack Holbrook Dr. Irene Trenholme Dr. Michael Cunningham Dr. Jean Tracy Dr. Burt Siegal Ms. Linda Powell PSYCHOLOGY Split Personalities! E.C. ' s Psychology Department is as interesting as it looks! Dr. Siegal left us for bigger and better things, but the department holds together well. Their impressive knowledge keeps them SANE! Dr. J. Smith, Dr. B. Forster Ms. C. Key The Sociology Department offers a wide variety of courses in sociology, anthropology and social work for non-majors as well as majors. Majors may specialize, if they wish, in criminology, human services or in an interdepartmental major in organizational behavior. The department has three full-time faculty-Dr. Brenda Forster, Ms. Catherine Key and Dr. james P. Smith, Chairperson. Mr. Edward Shea, a social worker in private practice, teaches part-time. Many courses in the department include applied field projects using resources available in the Chicago metropolitan area. Students also have opportunities to do independent study and research projects as well as field placements in various social service agencies, (copy submitted by j. Smith) URBAN STUDIES C H I C A G O E U R O P E ? T O R O N T O, c A N A D A The Urban Studies Dept. is directed by Dr. Andrew K. Prinz. The program is designed to provide the student with several options after graduation. Careers as city administrator, environmental manager, housing specialist, planner, social worker or transportation coordinator are a few of the opportunities that may be pursued. Field trips, guest speakers and practical experiences are comb ined with classroom instruction and research projects to provide the student with a complete learning experinece. Plan your own city . . . coordinate a district . . . represent a state . . . TAKE OVER THE WORLD!!! (Oops ... got carried away, Andy!) NEW HALL DIRECTORS JOIN ELMHURST COLLEGE STAFF (NO PICTURES, BUT PLENTY OF TALK! CONGRATULATIONS! YOU MADE IT THROUGH ONE YEAR!) JOELLA COGAN Director of Stanger Hall Joella holds an M.A. degree in college student personnel administration from Bowling Green University. A Flint, Michigan original, Joella had taught elementary school grades kindergarten through ninth grades. Her B.A. in elementary education was received from Michigan State University. She is married to Lee and they have a baby who was born during the school year! Congratulations! Photo not Available MARK PETERSEN Director of Schick Hall Mark is a graduate of Western Illinois University and holds a degree in history and sociology. He worked his way through college via a newspaper production employee at the University. Besides a hall director for Schick, Mark has placement and career planning experience. He is also named advisor to the ELMS and the LEADER. TIM SHERIDAN Director of Niebuhr Hall Tim holds a master ' s degree in college administration from Indiana University. He served as Assistant Coordinator for Residence Life at the University. After receiving his B.A. in political science from DePauw, Indiana, Tim worked as assistant to the dean of student affairs at the University of Evansville in Indiana. From Monmouth, Illinois, meet Tim Sheridan! (That was for you Ms. Randerson!) 8 Photograph not available And, of course, we cannot forget CHARLIE GOEHL, Director of Dinkmeyer Hall. Charlie has been with us for a while. He and Ins wife, Patricia, also had a baby in June ol »(). CONCERT BAND THE ELMNURST Strange things happened on the bus over choir tour, but this tops all-Paul Westermeyer, director, gets a " smiley face " drawn on his head with a yellow highlighter. SMILE, PAUL! French Quarters in New Orleans. ' 1 : .1 100 Music The only phone booth in Marvell, Arkansas FALL TOUR: WISCONSIN SPRING TOUR: ORLEANS OR BUST Director: Doug Beach 102 Music Craig and Bob " jammin ' " with the E.G. Band! The Jazz Festival was a success thanks to the Festival Staff: Producer, Jim Cunningham Coordinator, Phyllis lovino Student Manager, Rich Breske M.C. ' s,J. Cunningham Ron Goetz Student Section Heads: Box office House, Sue Tokich Hostesses, Janet Pindak Registration, Cloriann Azilone Security, Kerry Childers Stage Crew, Al Brinkmeier Judges ' Hosts,Paul Bauch Tom Walsh And, of course, it wouldn ' t have gone smoothly if it weren ' t for the students, faculty and alumni that put in many hours of hard work— but is was worth It! Yes, the festival was a success! Chicago Radio personality who hosts jazz programs on WBEZ-FM. Sue Tokich, Tim White and Patti Pasternich organize things. Music 105 Winners of the " Roomnnate Came " , Laura Fullem and Rita Bayers, go out for a night on the town! )oan Murray Barbara Nardella Yvette Norgello Paul Nugarus NURSING STUDENTS SPONSOR BLOODDRIVES- DID YOU GIVE? THE ANTLER SOCIETY COMES TO E.C! (To be sung to the Dr. Pepper jingle:) " I ' m an antler. He ' s an antler, She ' s an antler. Let ' s be antlers; Don ' t you want to be an antler, too? " " Kaz " doing the famous ' Shout! ' song actions with fellow antlers What are the antlers? From an exclusive interview of the Antlers in Issue 16 of the Leader (Vol. 13), we find the Antlers to be a bunch of " wild and crazy " guys and gals. Their motto is: " I would rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy. " " Antlers do what they want to do, when they want to do it and however they want to do it, " as leff Poczatek stated. (He never said what ' it ' was, though!) The president is Rick " Kaz " Kasbee. He feels the purpose of the group is to be " rude, crude, obnoxious, and socially unacceptable. " How does one become an Antler? 1. Must enjoy geUing crazy. 2. Must enjoy drinking. 3. Must " breathe " . 4. Must be initiated (and that ' s a secret). Are there other Antler societies? Yes . . . in St. Louis, Cleveland, Pittsburgh, Miami and Cincinnati, plus some in the Chicago area. How did it start? Get this . . . Four students of Bolingreen State University, named Starch, Baggs, Cabby and Scotty were watching " Saturday Night Live " and getting drunk when Beluschi and Ackroid did an Antler dance on a balcony. These four started an Antler Society, applied for and received a charter at B.S.U. and ilic organization has grown since. And now it ' s at Elmhurst College. Surprised? Not reall some excitement around here! need Some male Antlers are also cheerleaders and promote " rowdiness " at games, cHmm FININGS you ' re nbt liKe everyone ebe; you. f ave yovxr own ' cifCL5; yotu h(L e youLr owti op ' ' c ns; Everyone is creck+We in their own w ' a.y. Thi5 sect! sWt s+on ' es sAmii ed -for ol ri4erary cov Ve-St sponsored tv +he ImWurif Cc.ll4 e " THRAyy " 4o Hi " IC-c « s iK., Toe. URocco. anci Dave " BuY-do aWouaina +Ae, ih +Vse coY - e6 " t. Nous , vour cReATiviTY u)iU r ever be. 1st Place Poetry " St. Petersburg Photo by Norma Woods Circa 1910 In jabot frilled blouses, four Russian ladies stiffly pose against the shadow of the garden hedge in a deathless ritual of afternoon tea. Raising Limoges cups to paper-thin lips that whisper in cultured French, they savor their seperateness from the coarse outside world. Did the photographer who arranged the women in this ceremonious circle observe the tea table? Did he see how the samovar centered on the fine white linen gleams like a jeweled icon on a shrouded alter? " The Author of Life by Mike Nosek With a flick of His wrist He sprays supernovas across eternity, and in the midst of explosions and fireworks He carefully places a tiny world in the middle of the lightning, then, artistically, carefully. He paints the world over with trees, grass and animals, a pause; then He reaches down to the freshly created mud. and sculpting it with joyous caution He has His masterpiece! the earth sits up and looks at Him. and with mud dripping from His hands. He smiles. 2nd Place Poetry ' ' Tourist Trap ' ' by James Burdin I While culturing down an obscure via and Searching for a place to eat in Rome, I stopped before a statue clad in black As if mourning an ancient man unknown. This solemn sight possessed a strange appeal And so I moved to get a fuller view. But close inspection then revealed to my Surprise that the face was blackened also. I felt acute remorse and pity then For man and likeness both. Pollution, soot, And dove discharge of modern day had joined To loot this beautiful work of its looks. I pictured the distinguished poser proud Whose fame was fortune founded like Lear ' s crown. And saw the startled state he would assume If modern ravage and neglect were known. I saw the maidens feed him peeled green grapes And sadly thought of mightiness brought low. For once this man was prime symbol of might And now the grapes of age would make him choke. But noting that the neck and trunk were made Of unlike stone, I sensed a fraud at best. I lost respect for two faced replicas lAnd guileful Roman guised as statuesque. So then I thought this marble man had mocked Its model well as inauthentic art. And starting down the street again I heard My hunger howl and felt my stomach smart. 2nd Place Poetry (Cont.) Unicorn ' ' by Joe Golimowski Walking at night, a rustle of bushes; She saw a rabbit jump, For me the unicorn danced. Endless party A babble of voices Glasses tinkling with ice People drifting across the room Smiling, they would talk to themselves. In silence I listened to silence. In silence I walked away. Walked along the paths at night Night hawks swirling in star speckled sky. Wind rustling in the willows. Moonglow spilling down a hill. I listened to music in silence. In contentment I walked. Once a gid walking, humming, Her eyes bright, clear A smile We talked of summer jobs, 8:00 classes and Beethoven. Walking at night, a rustle of bushes. A fable flashes Together we danced with the unicorn. Not printed: " The Author " by Linda Orlyck 1st Place Short Story " E.M.B. c o Balaschek by Kathy Bergin The booming voice did not diminish, even when she went to the other side of the house. The strange words sounded dull when he spoke. Slovak was a lively language when Mary or Mamma spoke it, but Poppa made it sound crude. Why had she come back? She didn ' t have to come back. Momma missed her, but Momma had Mary. Mary. That reminded her of another thing that was crude about Poppa, he had chosen her name. He named her Emma. Not a pretty name like Mary, but Emma. She wasn ' t Emma anymore; her New York friends called her Emily. Emily Bellas not Emma Balaschek. Emily ' s room was situated on the west side of the house, affording her an unobstructed mountain view. The lush, green forests and deep brown hilltops were indiscernible at this late hour, but Emily knew they were both enchanting and engirding. Every so often headlights appeared then disappeared, reminding her of how she once fantasized about people using the mountain road. During the sixteen years that she had occupied this room, and habitually looked for a fleeting glimpse of headlight, she had conjured up all sorts of highly romantic situations that would happen on the mountain. The other local people were only interested in the things happening inside the mountain. The road to Wilkes Barre was never discussed. Coal was always being discussed. It came from inside the mountain; underneath everywhere-the mountain, the town, even the school. Poppa said one of the first shafts dug was under the present high school. The only time he had anything nice to say about the high school was when someone mentioned the ground it was erected on. He was still incapable of reason when it came to that building. It didn ' t seem possible that only two years had passed since she brought home that wonderful letter from Hanover High. Mr. Shukis wanted Poppa to encourage her, to consider the university down in Philadelphia. She didn ' t need encouragement, she needed another Poppa. How he ranted and raved. She made believe she couldn ' t understand him; of course that made him all the more furious. She had been spoiled, he said; other girls of sixteen were married, or at least, bringing in an income from the cigar factory. She had seemed reluctant to grow up, so he had allowed her to stay on at high school. But he would not permit her to go to the university. That was when she left. Two years. Eighteen. Of course, Walter thought she was twenty-one, but then Walter thought she was Emily Bellas. Emily lived with a large bustling and busy family, on Long Island. She answered an ad in the Daily News for a bakery gid, and adopted a whole new way of life with the job. Living at the YMCA in the city was exciting at first, but the matron began to suspect that Emily was not quite as old as she said. The job and the lodging on Long Island were a godsend. Living on the Island, as she had begun to call it, was so much nicer than the city. It reminded her of living in Hanover, but only because of the friendly, small townness. The landscape was completely different, and so was Emily. There was an expansiveness about the areas that made her feel free. The land was flat, no mountains to hold her back. It was open fertile land, green a good portion of the year. Even in the winter, the proximity of the ocean kept the Island warm enough to ward off the bitter cold ravages to the ground that she had experienced in the Pocono ' s. Besides working at the bakery Emily often joined her landlord and his family at church outings and community get togethers. Involving herself with people that weren ' t her relatives and weren ' t even Slovak was a totally new experience. She loved it. She met Walter, an Irish Catholic New Yorker, on a blind date. Emily was becoming worldly. The first time Walter took her to the ocean she cried. Walter figured that she was impressed by its majesty. Actually, she was crying because she was so glad that her family had made that crossing before her arrival. Thank God she had been born here. The water frightened her. She didn ' t want to think about what it would be like to float around out there. The ocean was infinitely more beautiful, powerful and exciting than Lake Noongola, but she knew she would never step foot in it. Lake Noongola, that ' s where she wou ld go tomorrow! She and Mary would enjoy a swim, pick blueberries, have lunch at the tavern, maybe even stop at the Mine on the way home. Poppa was mad at her, but she was still his little girl. He ' d be pleased enough to show her off. He once wanted her to marry one of those men; tomorrow he would show them what a good deal they had missed. It was hot coming into the valley after the coolness up by the lake. The warm sun had been able to touch them, as they made their way down the densely treee lined path. Now, as they reached the open field, the sun was very strong. Mary carried a basket full of blueberries. She was actually looking forward to the pie-baking chore that lay ahead. Emily wanted no part of that project; this wasn ' t going to be a busman ' s holiday if she could help it. As they neared the roughly constructed redwood fence that encircled the mining camp, Emily said, " Good afternoon, " to the guard in the sentry box. The man nodded. " That must be a boring job. Look how he just watches the entrance to the shaft. " " His name is John Guzy. He has two sons down there, " Mary said. " Don ' t tell me. He ' s a lunger, yet he still thinks the best place to be is down the shaft. " " Emma, " Mary said, " I wish you wouldn ' t use that term lunger. You sound as though you blame the men for getting sick. They don ' t choose to get lung diseases, and it doesn ' t happen to all of them. " " If it happens to one, that ' s too many. Yes, I do blame them, especially for encouraged their sons to be minors. " " What else could they encourage them to be? " asked Mary. Emily wanted to shout ANYTHING, but one look at her older sister made her control the impulse. Mary was pretty by anybody ' s standard. She had very even features, with dark eyes, and long dark hair. Emily wished that Mary still wore her hair loose, but in Hanover, twenty-five year old girls wouldn ' t allow themselves the luxury of flowing hair. Her new style was becoming, but with a distinctively European quality. Their slight physical resemblence was less obvious now that they had succumbed to different fashion dictates. Mary arrived in America when she was seven; she was fifteen before she spoke English outside the classroom. Emily couldn ' t blame her for viewing the mines with Poppa ' s vision. " Mary, will Stanley be coming to dinner? " " Yes, Stash and I plan to go over to his mother ' s house tonight. Finally, I will get to see the attic and the basement. She says there is much furniture stored. We will have a good start. Imagine marrying an upholsterer and getting used furniture. " Mary was laughing. Emily knew that used furniture didn ' t bother her one bit. Anyway, her ' Stash ' could make it all look new. " Stanley didn ' t go into the mines. You ask ' what else could the boys be encouraged to do, ' and yet you ' re marrying someone who found an alternative. " Mary looked as though Emily was the one who didn ' t understand. " Emma, " she said patiently, " Stash has a talent. It would have been wrong for him to forsake a gift from God in order to work in the mines. " " Mary! does a gift, as you call it, have to make itself visible before it ' s nurtured and schooled? Haven ' t you ever heard of learning a trade? " Suddenly the whole atmosphere was changed. There was a charge of humanity. Fifty men standing in the yard and fifty more coming out of the shaft behind them. " They look like ants scurrying out of a corner in the pantry, headed for a jelly jar, " said Emily. Mary obviously enjoyed the comparison. Emily knew she wasn ' t going to change her sister during the course of a summer vacation. In fact, if Mary ' s environment didn ' t change, neither would her attitudes. Poppa was in the second group of men to leave the mine. He spotted both girls over by the fence, and his big face split into a wide, white grin. " The most beautiful girls in the world. See friends, what could be nicer. Two pretty daughters come to meet a tired miner. " " you old phony, " Emily murmured the words through a frozen smile. Poppa wasn ' t the one being a phony. At this moment his daughters were exactly what he wanted them to be, and his words rang true. The trio headed out of the yard and down towards Pine Street, towards Momma, and holubschi with Stanley for dinner. They looked like a primitive painting in motion. Emily thought that as soon as she could continue to be Emma Baleschek, the evening would be fine. As far as general table conversation went that night, Emily would have done much better to have had her supper upstairs on a tray! She quickly discovered that Momma, Poppa, Mary and now Stanley, had reverted to the old custom of speaking Slovak to one another. No allowances were to be made for the length of her absence. She was expected to participate in family life as if she had never gone away. From time to time, Poppa would look at her with politely expectant expression, but since there was no intelligent contribution that she could make, she could do no more than smile at him. As the meal progressed her smile became more fixed. Boredom crept in, and she began to feel remote and just a little light-headed. Gradually, she drifted into soothing thoughts of pretty clothes and Broadway shows, Walter ' s family, and Irish coffee. She was quite unprepared when Poppa directed a remark to her. " The letter that you received at Uncle Nick ' s, " he said. " Why not have your young man write to you here? I am good to Stanley; don ' t you think I would treat your friend with kindness also? " Emily was brought sharply back to the present. She was too embarrassed to admit that she had not been listening. She blushed and then tried to desperately to reply. " Why I . . . i suppose it was just shyness, " she stammered. " I didn ' t expect him to write so soon. " " Where does he think you live? Is there shyness in him too, or is my gypsy daughter not giving him all the facts? " That did it; he sounded so patronizing! " Perhaps that might not be altogether bad, " she said. Instantly regretting her statement, she added, " Men like women of mystery. " " Women of mystery! An unpredictable female is more like it. " " Females, as you call them, are not always unpredictable. Poppa. For instance, when they are teased, they are predictably annoyed. " " Pardon me, young lady! I had no intention of teasing you. My intent is to find Miss E.M.B. c o Balaschek. " Emily took a deep breath. She didn ' t risk being rude, yet Poppa ' s air of amused superiority made her fume. She had been caught, and with as much dignity as she could muster turned to her Momma. " Momma, you have such a lovely name, Mary ' s name is pretty too. You know I never liked ' Emma ' . When the girls that I met in New York assumed that Emma was short for Emily, I knew that I could be Emily. Mary and Emily, sounds good doesn ' t it? " She waited. It seemed to take an eternity before Momma smiled and said, " Emilyne, that ' s how this whole thing started. Remember, George, you thought it was a name too fancy for such a small baby, so you shortened it to Emma. We never thought of Emily. " Emily was elated. Emilyne! It wasn ' t Emily, but it was a helluva lot better than Emma. They had considered a pretty name; somehow that made a big difference. There was an air of general merriment. Poppa was saying something about another christening party, and each one at the table took a turn telling a story about someone in the family who had undergone a name change, sometimes for the worse. Mary cleared the table and brought in her luscious looking blueberry pie. It ' s now or never, Emily thought. " I don ' t use Balaschek either. " The direct approach. " Emily Marie Bellas. I kept the Marie. " C isaster! Why did she say, ' I kept the Marie? ' Disaster! She looked up at Poppa; he was a most bewildered looking man. " Is that all? Is there anything else that we should know? " " No, that ' s all. " The evening ended when Mary and Stanley left a short time later. The rest of her ten-day visit flowed by. Letters from Walter arrived, and were the only things that broke the unchanging rhythm of routine. Emily took each one to her room to read in private, always eager for the vicarious pleasure that his adventures provided. Answering these letters became a difficult task, mainly because her replies were reports of uneventful days and nights. She longed to tell him what it was to come back to a place that was supposed to be home and yet feel so displaced. She felt that in the melodrama of having invested so much time and energy inventing the girl he knew, that she had neglected to fill her with a substance that would support the mold. More than the " John Doe ' s, " or rather " Jane Doe ' s, " that he regularly booked, she considered herself the epitome of deceit. As the days went by. Poppa took refuge once again, inside the quiet, remote man the Emily remembered as a little girl. He didn ' t seem angry; ' detached ' would be a better description of his attitude. Momma was Momma; busy, pleasant, accomplishing all her routine chores, in the same chronological order that she had mastered more than thirty years ago. She called her daughter Emily, without a moment ' s hesitation. It was one thing that made the visit bearable. Mary fettered between Emily and Em. Poppa rarely addressed anyone by name; his conversations were more like directions, coming abruptly out of nowhere. Appelations had never been part of his syntax. Momma ' s total acceptance of Emily was so comforting and positive, that Emily began spending most of her remaining visit at her mother ' s side. At first this was a strain otji both of them. Momma always had been a solitary person with only a few friends outside the family, and Emily was sure this was the situation by choice. It was difficult for the older woman to relax and allow herself to enjoy her young daughter ' s constant company. After a few days, they were more comfortable with each other, and Emily began to enjoy the bits of nostalgia that Momma was now so obviously willing to share. Story after story, the progression of a young family traveling halfway around the world, began to emerge from Momma ' s recollections. " Four years it took from Prague to Pennsylvania, such a long trip. Your Poppa and Uncle Nick took turns carrying Mary and all our belongings. Sometimes I wished they would carry me. Always, your Poppa would say, ' America, here we come; make way for hardworking Balazs brothers. ' Those were not easy years, but filled with such hope. On the ocean, I knew that soon Mary would have a little brother or sister, but told no one. We wore as many clothes as we carried and so I didn ' t mention you, until we were actually in America. What a skinny little baby you were. " " Momma, what you just said! Poppa wouldn ' t say ' Bellas Brothers, ' you mean Balaschek. " " I mean what I say, Balazs B-A-L-A-Z-S, you think only you are Balazs? " " Momma, that ' s not what I am. No matter. What did ' Balaschek ' come from? " " From when we came to America. The place with the papers, where the big ship took us, Ellis Island. Uncle Nick told them who we were, the family Balazs from Czechoslovakia. " (E.M.B. continued) When we got our papers the next day we were Balaschek. " " Oh my Cod! Why didn ' t yqu ever say anything? " " What difference. In America does it matter if you are Balazs the hard ' working Czech or Balaschek the hard worker? " Emily was still laughing when Poppa got home. Poppa listened and understood everything except the part about the mold that really did have substance. " A BECINNING " by KARI KIRCHOFF A Beginning: No more than that. Four months of love and life ' Crowing within me. A crib gotten ready, Diapers and toys already bought. Thoughts of joys to come, my breasts for milk, my warmth for sleep, my arms to encircle. And then a tearing within me! Fear creating dizziness; Blood bringing knowledge. A hospital bed And low voices Citing " comforting " statistics As my being cries For that Beginning: No more than that. Four months of love and life Gone. There stood the spider. He and himself, and multiplied by two. It had two heads and sixteen legs, Give or take a few. A on one side and on A spi- the other, each spi- der one equally ugly. der " MARY CASSATT " by NORMA WOODS we come, empty-handed magi, to be endowed with your gifts of children lingering forever on their mothers ' laps. Here, no preconceived consequences of these births to disturb our journey. Here, dimpled hands snatch for soundless lullabies. Here, moist lips tug at tender breasts. Here, we nourished and bathed in your tempera golden light, pay homage to a woman who was like God, In begetting dreams that beget " TOMORROW " by j. GOLIMOWSKI Looking out the window, at maidens, dragons, and knights Great deeds done in the sky. Over on the desk, an open book. But the day was warm. The fractions could wait for another day. On the screen, the athletes jumped and ran Records set, victories won. Over on the desk, an open book. But the game was close. Let Thermopylae wait for tomorrow. Girls passed the window in cool dresses hair floating in the breeze Don juan Burton. Over on the desk, an open book. But the honeysuckle filled the room. Plato and Camus waited silently. Looking through the thermopane, A house with pillars taller than mortgages covered with gold. Over on a desk, an opened book. Waiting, Waiting, Waiting . . . " THE GLASS SPIDER " by MICHAEL ANDERSON Once upon a bathroom mirror I chanced to spy on a spider. Why, I did cry, would a spider stand on a mirror? To see himself clearer? Or because it ' s a nice place to stand. A CAPPELLA by mgd " Like musical instruments abondoned in a field the parts of your feelings are starting to know a quiet . . . " T. Clark dutifully-downbeat fantasia keeps me in my chamber with lullaby harmonies, strained dirges, and refrains of capricious silences, a half- hearted symphony fumbles through " every-good-boy-does-fine " and rests. I don ' t pretend to know the next movement; only let the air hum in theory until the Conductor taps-taps-taps, and pausing; this time, with feeling? . . . THE END by TERRY DiPIAZZA So drab Our flat So poor You know Our kids No toys So sad Is that- Can ' t stand This pain Must leave Get out Too tired To fight To see This sight- Where I Must go To start Anew Don ' t know Must go Goodbye My love Goodluck Goodnight. CHECK ... by JOSEPH J. BOURNE If love were a game then everyone would win— a smile, a kiss and goodbye. All so very simple. But it isn ' t so easy you can ' t cry out " Checkmate! " and not take the king. Such coups are blood affairs and love just isn ' t a game. People really bleed and yes, there ' s pain; something you ' re perhaps all too unfamiliar with my friend. Pain isn ' t easy but love need not be tragic. " Rook to King ' s Knight four; Check . . . " more poems THE DAUGHTER by NORMA WOODS It is not polite that her dwarf mouse stir up the silence of my night pushing the seeds beneath its paper nest. Scratching . . . Scratching . . . She said the mouse would live ten years. And five years since the day she left our home, I find the beast and I are quite alone. Was it her dream? Or was it mine, this albino pet with its red-bead eyes and white-glossed coat became the royal footman? ' Or was it just the dinner wine . . . In her room priscilla curtains float above the ocean ' s roar in shells that decorate her windowsills. Why did she leave her element? In my room I curl against the pillows on the bed. With half-closed eyes I watch and wait as car lights slide across the walls to be devoured by hungry corners CARELESS by jOE GOLIMOWSKI They always told me " Beware of the girl Who holds your hand and laughs. " " Did she look you in the eye? " they would ask. No. " No! Silly boy, " they would say, " She didn ' t look you in the eye. " So. " So! Silly boy! " they would say, " She didn ' t look you in the eye. " I never listened. I followed the hand and the laugh. But not the eye. Now she holds another hand and laughs. " Silly boy! " they echoed, " She didn ' t look you in the eye. " A SHORT STORY CATHERINE by KARI KIRCHOFF I take my daily position in the cushiony chair on the porch. I ' m to watch the passerbys and remember who is wearing what today, so as to keep in touch with style. I must narrow my eyes to delve out who looks harassed or disgusted; this is proof that someone ' s home life is not on gentle waters, good gossip at local parties. I must seep out comments on the market. What were the prices today? How much did old B. get from his competitors? Was Queen Elizabeth seen? Any comment on that new law? On and on. My mind wanders. I see not the people parading past, casting glances in my direction. I think not how hellish this day has been or how this night shall be. I see a slander, extremely pretty girl. I see her lean her head wearily against the wall and try to relax her legs against the rough chair. Her mother stands before her, and by her carriage and the garments she wears, I see that she is wealthy. The questions begin. " Did you study your French today? " " Yes. " " Catechism and Bible stories? " " Yes. " " Practice on your lute? " " Yes. " " What new tune did you learn? " " None, I hate it! " " Catherine! Watch that tone! Have you thought of all I ' ve done for you . . . . " I ' m dimly aware of a faint breeze and pull my cloak about me. A man strolls by and politely inquires, " How are you, Madame? " I don ' t answer. I see Catherine huddled against a tree. Her pony grazes nearby and a puppy laps lovingly at her tearful face. Tomorrow is Catherine ' s first court appearance, signifying her availability for marriage. Catherine does not want to go. She wants to remain a child. Upon marriage, Catherine would be required to put away those things so close to her; her pony, riding through the forest, her dorso full of wiggles, so brimming over with love for Catherine. She would have to begin instructing the servants on household matters, attend parties that part of the night she now reserved for a bit of blissful solitude. On that, tomorrow would never come. I sigh softly and snuggle deeper into my chair. Darkness has descended, and passerbys are few. The butter- colored moon casts a shadow across my face. I do not know. I do not care. Memories have taken me elsewhere. Catherine is getting married. It is April in England, and a cool, but unusually clear day. The church bells slap the wedding song against mansion and humble dwelling, and the wedding procession winds its way through the dew-sparkling meadows and into the spiraled church. There is a slip of a lad in the lead. He wears his best suit, dark, and clinging tightly to his form. He carries a silver cup containing spiced wine. Following him are the lute and flute players who proclaim the joyous event to all who gather about. In a bright, hard flash of colors are the brides-maids. They walk stiffly so as not to drop the bride ' s cakes. Yet they glance hastily to the right and then left. The bachelors are watchi ng. There is the bride. For the first time, Catherine has let her hair flow freely, symbolizing virginity. She walks regally, the thousands of ribbons from her sleeves, skirt and bodice rippling gently. Her cheeks are pale. There is the groom. A slight rustly of laughter from onlookers greets him. There are whispers: He must be fifty years old . . . Look at that belly! . . . and he ' s bald! ... Ye, she ' s lucky to get him ... Of course, there were stories about some filthy beggar ... of course. Catherine ' s step falters. A dog whimpers and moves restlessly about the porch. He thrusts his wet, sticky nose into my hand, and pats my legs with a rough paw. " I ' m cold. " he whines. " I ' m hungry. " I don ' t feel him or hear him. Catherine is having a baby. The bed is covered with white satin cloth. The mother and child rest in solf silk and lace trimmed with pearls. Visitors file past the bed: " What a lovely baby! Just look at that hair-same color as Catherine ' s. Get the sponsors here ... lay out the apostle spoons to bless him with. How wonderful that God graced Catherine with this baby, even if it was only for a few moments . . . . " Oh, Lord, send them away. There is Catherine. She rests in a large, soft chair on the porch of an elegant mansion. Her head is tilted slightly against the arm of the chair. Her hair has fallen from that respectable knot at the nape of her neck to grace her breasts. Her mouth is slightly open, her breathing soft and slow. There are tears on Catherine ' s cheeks. (For more CREATIVE, literary ' masterpieces ' . . . turn to pages 153, 160, 161, and 167.) INTERNATIONAL CLUB THE COMMUTER ORGANIZATION IS MORE INVOLVED THAN EVER! Halloween Party Mike Roskowski, President CULTURAL LIFE ARE YOU CULTURALLY DEPRIVED? I Ralph Nader The 1980 Cultural Life Committee, led by Rita Bayers (the chairperson), sponsored many programs in the spring term. Tom Walsh had previously chaired the committee booking the HUBBARD STREET DANCE COMPANY and ALGER HISS. Spring programs included RALPH NADER, ELMHURST COLLEGE JAZZ BAND, plus other coffeehauses and speakers. Look into this committee and get " cultured! " Cultural Life (continued) Carl Bernstein award winning journalist from the Washington Post, spoke at E.G. on October 11, 1979. He and Bob Woodward untangled the Watergate breakin scandal in 1972. Their book, " All the Presidents Men, " is considered a classic in political journalism. BLACK AFFAIRS COMMITTEE There are no pictures of Black Affair ' s activities but the last semester of the school year was booming with excitement when Pearl Ridgely started her term as chairperson. Black Affairs Week (or Black Awareness Week), Black History Month and Onyx were three of the major events of the year. The Recreational Life Committee plans weekend trips, such as camp-outs, ski trips, etc. . . . They also planned the Spring Break Trip to Panama City, Florida. The chairperson in 1979 was Steve Skora; the present chairperson is Tina Peteriet. The Religious Life Committee plans educational programs related to religious aspects in the world. The Fellowship of Christian Athletes (below), Maranatha, and the Nurse ' s Christian Fellowship (next page) are three groups sponsored by RLC. Three of this year ' s programs were: Frieda Klein, who spoke on ' rape ' ; Chris Edwards, an ex-Moonie, who shared his ' Moonie ' experience with students and faculty; and a dinner-theater with " Norman and Sandra " who portrayed fables seeded with a moral lesson. Some of the RLC members lead Tuesday morning Chapel Services. Barb Hough was chairperson in 1979. Paul Bauch is the current chairperson. RELIGIOUS LIFE COMMITTEE Fellowship of Christian Athletes. Nurse ' s Christian Fellowship SOCIAL LIFE Social Life Committee works hard to make life at Elmhurst College bearable! Besides Homecoming and Festival of Fools (which take year-round planning), there are coffeehauses, comedians and dances to " spark-up " your college experience. Social Life also sponsors films at least once every two weeks. Some great films have been shown. You really cannot beat the price you pay at B.C. flicks. Social Life is just what it implies— meeting and being with people besides all of the studying students do! Kermit and Miss Piggy highly recommend getting involved at E.( It ' s worthwhile! Intramural Football INTRAMURALS- ATHLETIC LIFE Athletic Life Committee is up to its ' ears in programming intramurals all year long. There is usually something going on all the time for guys, gals, and some co-ed activities. There is basketball, softball, football, volleyball and more! Anyone can be involved— just get on a team— it can be lots of fun and is a form of study break and tension release! Steve Skora was chairperson in 1979 and presently, " Disco Frank " Enda is running the whole show for 1980. More Intramural Football Late game, huh, Sheila? Girl ' s Volleyball-good bump Mary B.! More girls volleyball-it ' s all teamwork. Girl ' s flag football WOMEN IN ACTION! ATHLETICS . ONE? WOMEN ' S BASKETBALL 1 979-H() Women ' s Basketball Icani: from left: Icrri Storinc, lane Irolla, C arol Neiiraiilcn, Diaiu- Worlhinon, Slfphanic ( rerncn, Ruth Velius, (iwen Stcjskal and Paula Norwii h. Record: 2-19 (!()a( h Kill Walton hop» ' s to iniprovi- the Women ' s Baskelhall program as the years projjress. Despite problems this year he hopes lor a miu h improved season next fall. WOMEN ' S SOFTBALL RECORD: 5-7 S AND LEMEN ... PRESENTING FESTIVAL NO . . . NOT FROM THE WHITE HOUSE SILLY ... TURN THE PAGE 11 AUCTION SUNDAY CHAPEL SERVICE " A STAR IS BORN ' ' 7 - 1; Is that you, Tom? " A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM Director: Alan Weiger From left: Mel Chaney, Leit Camp, Suzy Korpan, Tom Lindsay, Dave Barone, Brenda Ernst, Maggie Einhaus, Paul Zeissler, Donald Low, Laurene Watkins, Steve Zcidler, Annette Alberti, Beth Ann Weber, Darryl Ciambalvo, and Debbie LeCrande. Missing are: Tammy Brown, Bill Purcell, Anthony Salgado, and Christopher Mayer. This Broadway musical was made famous by Zero Mostel. The plot centered around a slave with his manipulative schemes to gain his freedom. It definitely portrays the song, " A Comedy Tonight! " 0 ADMISSIONS OFFICE Michael Desimos, Director of Admissions How could a new student resist Nancy W. ' s smile?! Standing: M. Desimos Seated L to R: )oanne Whetter, Nancy Whitman, Bonnie Akigner, Betsy Kuebler. On floor L to R: Rachel Huber, Kris Weber, Myrtle Zeiler, Al DeSimone, Karen Marz CENTER FOR SPECIAL PROGRAMS Front row L to R: Diana Jeppema, Dr. Ginger Lapid, Jean Cruber, Middle Row: Dr. Martha Bazik, Dr. Kenneth Bidle, Barbara Gabriel, Vivian Wroblewski, Back row: Ruth Martin, Dr. Joseph Sanchez, Dr. Robert Sutton, Barbara Nicholes EVENING SUMMER SESSION A FEW FACES WEIL MISS Florence Hoogesteger (Director of Place- ment and Career Planning Stella Van Cleve (Payroll Superviser) Pat O ' Connor (Development Alumni Dept.) Sorry— No Pictures for: Data Processing, Health Dept., Food Service, Maintainance, and Physical Plant. COUNSELING AND CONVERSATION The Rev. McCurdy Not pictured: Dr. James Barry Rev. Mateo We miss you, Dave! Dave McCurdy left E.C. in January of 1980 after much service to the atmosphere at the college. He now works as a hospital chaplain and likes it very much. Good luck to you, Dave, in all your future endeavors. ■!■■■■■ If you need someone to talk to, the college chaplain (whoever it may be). Dr. James Barry (Coordinator of Counseling Services), or Rev. Mateo (parttime priest) are waiting and willing to chat. Keep them in mind— they ' re here for you! WHAT WOULD WE DO WITHOUT MAIL? NOT MUCH! " THANX ' ' FOR KEEPING US IN TOUCH ' WITH REALITY! GOOD LUCK, BOB DUGAN! Mr. Dugan has retired from the Mailroom Service. His loyal serivce to the college will not be forgotten. He always " kept our cards and letters coming! " Thank-you! ICcef 5 ■W)t Here ' s " our " Kaye Weideman with Ron Santo. She participated in the 1st Annual Ron Santo Walk for Diabetes on September 23, 1979. Kaye thanks the people who sponsored her and contributed to the $1,329.40 she collected (80% of the people were from Elmhurst College in some form or another). Kaye walked in memory of her sister, Bonnie Weideman (Class of 75). Bless your heart, Kaye. Good luck with your new position in the mailroom. FINANCIAL AID DEPT. Many Elmhurst College Students know the friendly faces of the Financial Aid Department. Most students receive aid in grants and loans. The Financial Aid people try to do their best at making your college financial situation seem bearable! Gary Rold, Director of Financial Aid Seated: Jean Jones L to R: Gloria Trotta, Kay Fox SOME FACES WE DONT SEE TOO OFTEN . . . BUT THEY ' RE IMPORTANT FOR E.G. TO HAVE! PLACEMENT Tom Boese, Director The Career Planning and Placement Center helps students find jobs to make some extra cash and gain experience plus, the center services to graduates who need employment; for example, they hosted a " Contact Day " to give students an opportunity to interview with different companies and experience a real situation. RECORDS The Records Office has ' tabs ' on every student at E.G. All classes a student takes, drops, adds, and the grades, plus more, are kept in the records department. They ' re always busy in this department! Dr. Eugene Atkin Director of Records and Registration N C E Hilda Speckman, Purchasing Assistant L A N T Your campus is quite beautiful all year around. Our buildings are clean, the dorms are livable and the grounds are kept. All this and more are done by these departments. BLACK HISTORY MONTH Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (1929-1968) " I HAVE A DREAM " " This will be the day when all of God ' s children will be able to sing with new meaning, " let freedom ring. " So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire. Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York. But not only that. Let freedom ring from Stone Mountain of Georgia. Let freedom ring from every hill and molehill of Mississippi, from every mountainside. When we allow freedom to ring— when we let it ring from every city and every hamlet, from every state and every city, we will be able to speed up that day when all of God ' s children, black men and white men, Jews and Gentiles, Protestants and Catholics, will be able to join hands and sing in the words of the old Negro spiritual, " Free at last. Free at last. Great God almighty. We are free at last. " " Free at Last . . . " by Carroll Wheatley, Jr. On June 21st 1964, Chicagoans of every color and religious persuasion jammed Soldier Field. The big and little showed up. Mahalia Jackson sang " We Shall Overcome " . Her manificient voice filled the stadium. They all came to hear the voice of the man who was very inspirational in the Civil Rights Movement. It was King who organized and led marches that would later open Housing in Chicago ' s White Suburbs. He was not only instrumental in Chicago, but renowned everywhere as a great Black Leader. Born in Atlanta, Georgia on January 15, 1929, he was the son of a Baptist minister. King became president of the Montgomery Improvement Associations and led a successful 381 -day Boycott of city buses by blacks. This boycott began when Rosa Parks, a black woman, refused to give up her seat to a white man. She was arrested for violating a Jim Crow Law which stated that whites should sit and blacks must stand on crowded buses. In 1954, the court ruled unanimiously that seperate but equal education laws were unconstitutional. In 1%3, King led a mass protest march in Birmingham, Alabama in an appeal for fair hiring practices, desegregation of store facilities and establishment of a bi-racial citizens committee. King was incarcerated which led to the class denunciation of racism, " Letter from Jail " . It was later this same year King led the largest Civil Rights demonstration in U.J. History. Fighting for equality among blacks and whites. King led the " March on Washington " . He was there to campaign for the passage of the Civil Rights Amendment. It was here that King delivered his famous speech, " I have a Dream. " In 1964, King received the Noble Peace Prize for " consistently asserting the principle of non-violence " . He was the youngest recipient, and only the third black to ever receive this prestigious award. The man who brought hope and prosperity to blacks and fought for nonviolence was not able to see his dream come true. Black History Month is a period to salute the fore-runners in the preservation for freedom. From Harriet Tubman to Frederick Douglass, black men and women who have given their lives in order to have a more prosperous future today. A month is not long enough to praise the contributions that many blacks have achieved during their fight for freedom and equality for all mankind . . . The struggle is not over, but through their efforts we have seen a brighter light for the future. ' The Lost Angel Of Church on Corner Street " It was the church on corner street Whose traces good and bad Entranced all those who ' d stopped to meet The old church meekly clad. An aura ' round the top of it Which was a cross so bright, It no one blinded, though it lit The shadows of the night. An angel every day would stand Before the old church ' s gate; Would Guide the sinners by the hand Before it was too late. It mattered not when winter came. Though freezing it would be. Its fragrant garden stayed the same But leaves fell from its tree. For it was said, by those who knew. About this tree so queer; That all its leaves to ground they flew Because of some strange fear. This fear so strange brought down with sleet Was born from deep below The old, old church on corner street Which housed an old, strong Foe. The battle never seemed to end. Though shadows never stopped To pray or look for ways to mend Their souls which Foe had chopped. An Angel whose thick shield was tanned Decided to desert To where the Foe had staked the latid; Provoking an alert. Such evil act of beastly bite That no one could accept. But nonetheless, though ' twas not right. The Angel did defect. And such bad act, as said before. Cave birth to great alarm; So that henceforth, the humble door Was watched with gun in arm. Although the actions of the day Enhanced the church ' s repute. The children didn ' t stop their play While hearing old Foe ' s lute. " At last today I ' ve been set free. " Thus thought the Angel ' s mind. Without considering to see What evils he might find. The once-pure soul could not discern Or choose right things from wrong. So then, that ' s why he felt the burn From Foe ' s old flaming song. Through hills and dales the Angel went Without a guide or chart; In dirty brothels oft he spent The treasures of his heart. But every time a red light lit The Angel ' s eyes could see The cross of church on corner street The place he wished he ' d be. And from the church on corner street Where people always went To leave their sins under the sheet That was the Angel ' s tent. A light so warm in Wintertide Not red but blue of hue Showed where the Angel ' s soul had died But showed no other clue. No, not one clue of how he bent His soul away from Truth, Although some could perceive a scent Which nothing did to soothe. The fallen Angel who was lost. His heart; a growing corn. Completely tearful was the cost; Forever he stayed torn. The Angel ' s freedom was inborn And it was his defeat; The Angel ' s eyes were seen to mourn The church on corner street. And still this Angel, lost for good, Preferred to be the slave Like long, hard nails inside hard wood Supporting the old nave. One candlelight now lit his cave Which was his present home. A home not like the one he gave Away; this was a dome. A dome with bars no flesh could see Though the Angel ' s soul felt Its force that would not let him flee To where new candles melt. For he ' d remembered his old church, The one on corner street; The place whose fragrance bid him search Through storms, and quakes, and sleet Though hard he tried he could not win And free his soul from there. He prayed he could be out not in This dome which did not care. The Angel lived among the crowd That was a rugged rock; He couldn ' t help to see the cloud That held him with its lock. He would not tire to ask the Key To open wide the bars; To fly to freedom o ' er the sea And by the farthest stars. The Key would not at all give in Though daily pleaded he; Not even streams of tears could win His freedom from the Key. But once when early came the gloom Of night that slept til late. The Angel gently grabbed a broom Confronting his ill fate. With broom in hand he swept away The waters from his tears. Thus taking far the Key that day That ruled him o ' er the years. He didn ' t let go by this chance And silently escaped; He fled from there like a speeding lance Or women who ' d been raped! And after years of pain he stood With red, thick sweat at last ' front the old church that stayed so good Forgetting not the past. For though with opened arms received The Angol felt remorse. Remembering the life he ' d lived While yielding to Foe ' s force. And Still old Foe was standing by Behind the strange old tree, Awaiting the Angel to sly And fall from Earth to Sea. by Rolando A. Lanz President, Randy Ward; Advisor, Michael Cunningham. PS I Psi Chi is a Psychology honorary which includes social activities as well as lectures on psychological research, career opportunities and graduate programs. A member must have completed six hours of psychology with a " B " average over-all. CHI Sigma Tau Delta is an English honorary where members display exceptional achievement in English. It also promotes interest in reading and creative writing. English majors with an average of 3.25 or better in English courses are eligible for membership. SIGMA KAPPA A Women ' s Social Sorority A Men and Women ' s Social Organization Tau Kappa Epsilon A Men ' s Social Fraternity and Little Sisters A Little Sister ' s Group of TKE . . . more of Festival of Fools! Instrumental music to create a mood. Give It to him girls T. Walsh loves it! Leadership Conference Absurd idea, huh Carol? Betsy Strain reflects Student Leaders on campus attend seminars, present problems, think of solutions, etc. SALUTATION by Kari Kirchoff I love You for being who You are and as You are. I love You for loving me, for listening to me, helping, caring about me. You see me as 1 am, and treasure me that way. And when I ' m hurting and not knowing what to do, a hand touches my shoulder, an arm reaches around me. You rest with me, and have sadness, despondency, as I have. And through our communion, I find a strength for life, a willingness to go on. There is peace. Then there comes the time I see a reflection in your eyes . . . It is a new me, a person who is growing, i love You, Father. Days go by, of work and school, and home, rough days. And I look about me . . . The world has darkened again! I can ' t see You. can ' t find You! My body sags, hands cease work, knees bend and wobble, I fall. And then my being cries, " Lord, help me! Come back! " Then the realization comes . . . You did not leave me! I left You. There ' s just quietness, and a deep hurt, and loneliness. And I utter haltingly, " Forgive me. Lord, please. " And I feel a hand on my shoulder. ANOTHER LIFE by mgd " a friend is a second existance " it ' s been so long since he ' s seen your eyes, and they ' ve kept so much of his life that it doesn ' t seem possible . . . just unfair. —is the lament for the loss or the being lost? you have the advantage; you can still feel his love. -is the warmth in the touching or sometimes, in the being touched? and he doesn ' t share your hope. -will his solace be in believing or in your faith in and within him? there is so much I would ask you . . . if nothing else, hold his heart together, it will be so long ' til he sees your eyes; and you will always till his. MARYBETH BRENNAN THOMAS E. BREEN Business Management JEANNE BROCCOLO ROBERT BURDICK DIANA B. BUCK English LINDA j. BURNETTE Nursing DANIEL CALMEYN Accounting Finance BARB BUTZEN Nursing Psychology IN MEMORIU John Roszkow " The Lord is my sheperd, I shall not want; he makes me lie down in green pastures. He leads me besides still waters; he restores my s He leads me in paths of righteousness for his name ' s sake Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I fear no evil; , f for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff, y,j they comfort me. Thou preparest a table for me in the presence of my enemies; thou anointest my head with oil, my cup overflows. Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me .., r ' i all the days of my life; and I shall dwell. in the house of the Lord " % for ever. " Psalms 23 ONE ACT PLAYS Although no pictures are available for the One Act Plays, many new and familiar faces were seen on stage. The SPRING THEATURE SPECTRUM included six one-act plays and eighteen oral interpretations. (The title, student director, explanations of each play and a list of the interpreters are quoted from the LEADER, Vol. 14, Issue 9). THE ACTING LESSON by Willard Simms. Directed by: Kathleen J. Hall. This show brings just another day in the life of budding actors and actresses. The success and failures as they begin to realize that acting is also a part of themselves and their real lives are made evident in the play. Acting: Mike Harper, Dan Frick, Jan Pindak and Paul Nugarus. ADAPTATION by Elaine May. Directed by: John Banas. This presents a comical view of life as seen through today ' s popular medium of a game show. Acting: Steve Zeidler, Marie Novelli, Dave Barone and Karen Larson. THE MAKEUP ARTIST by David Henry Wilson. Directed by: Carol Gibson This play reveals a young, self-confident actor and how the makeup artist changes his view of life as she changes his age through makeup. Acting: Julie White and Mike Harper. THE WILTON WATERPLACE by Douglas Roome. Directed by: Barry RIchert. This farce-comedy, with a surprising ending has two charming old maid sisters loaning the old steamer trunk for a murder mystery play. An unexpected letter brings new information to light. Acting: Debbie LeGrande, Kathy Pike, Linda Eaton and Dan Frick. THE ZOO STORY by Edward Albee. Directed by: Tom Lindsay. A young man meets another in Central Park. The two men have nothing in common-, but Jerry longs to communicate so fiercely that when he does make an attempt he alternately frightens the listener. The tension keeps buiding to a shocking and horrible ending. Acting: Jeff Crossland and Darryl Giambalve. Oral Interpretations by: Janella Bean, Marsha Blunt, Tamara Brown, Katy Connors, Kathryn Evans, Mary FInlayson, Doris Gage, Debra Gebien, Linda Grigic, Kathleen Hall, Gary Jones, Dawn Meyers, Mark Schmidt, Mary Pat Skozlas, Mike Teresi, Joyce Valli, Amy VandeVen and Steve Zeidler. SLAM THE DOOR SOFTLY by Clare Boothe Luce. Directed by: Beth Ann Weber. This is based on Ibsen ' s classic, A DOLL ' S HOUSE, and shows that decades after women ' s lib was foreshadowed, the problem is still pertinent and the theme still timeless. Acting: Laurene Watklns and Ed Lynch. 1. s v- ' •4 ft 5 ' y M««ft; « ,rt:, v i 53L Sg HAYDEE DEL VAL DE ARANGO Psychology SENIOR INDEX Adamowicz, Karen Marie Addison, II. Dean ' s list 2; Commuter Club 1, 2; Alpha Phi 4. Allen, Jesse Hillside, II, WRSE 1, 2, 3; Society of Physics Students 3, 4, treasurer 3. Alden, Jack Norridge, II. Baseball 1, 2 3 4- Football 1, 2, 3, 4; Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4. ' Anderson, Gayle Arlington Heights, II. ' Business Administration major. Arango, Haydee Del Val De Camaquey, Cuba. Latin American Spanish Association. Archbold, Jacinta Mary Elk Grove Village, II. Elementary Education major. Bailey, Kristine E. Montclair, New Jersey Student Hostess 2, 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 3; Student Orientation Committee V Dorm Council 2; Yearbook staff 1, 2; Union Board 2. Bakos, Carey Jean Schaumburg, II. TKE Little Sister 1, 2; Sigma Kappa 2. Beasley, Debbie Crystal Lake, II. Business Administration Psychology major; Sigma Kappa 3, 4; spint chairperson 3, treasurer 4; Phi Kaona Phi 4; Deans ' s List. Beecken, Brian Paul Bloomingdale, II. Society of Physics Students 2, 3, 4; Sigma Pi Sigma 4. Benker, Lucinda J. Moline, II. Nursing Psychology major. Bieniek, Cynthia L. Addison, II. Phi Kappa Phi- Sigma Tau Delta. Bodin, Jon Antioch, II. Football 1 2 3 4- Fellowship of Christian Athletes 1 2 3 4 president 4; Business and Economics ' club ' s 4- Athletic Life Committee 3, 4; Dorm Council 1, 2 Bolduc, Steven Freeport, II. Football 1; Student Host 2, 3; Student Orientation Leader 3- Gamma Theta Upsilon 3, 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 4; Geographical Society president 4- Resident Assistant 4. Bradley, Craig C. Glen Ellyn, II WRSE Newscaster 1; Student Orientation Leader 2- Dorm Council 2; Institutional Planning Commission 3, 4; Student Representative on Board of Trustees 3, 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 3 4, Ki Gamma Mu chapter president 3, 4- Delta Mu Delta chapter president 4; Phi Kappa Phi 3 4; Union Board 3; Campus Life Council 3- ' Newspaper Co-editor 3. Bradley, Don K. River Forest, II. Football 1 2 3 4; Alpha Tau Omega 1, 2, 3, 4 ' ' ' Breen, Thomas E. Glen Ellyn, II. Baseball 1- PATRICIO C. LOPEZ Psychology Football 1, 2, 3, 4, Ail-American 4; Golf 3. Buck, Diana B. West Bend, Wi. WRSE 3; TKE Little Sister 2, 3, 4; Sigma Tau Delta 1, 2, ' 3; Maranatha 1. Burnette, Linda J. Lake in the Hills, II. Varsity Softball 1, 2; Nursing Honor Society. Butzen, Barbara Ann Streator, II. Nurses ' Christian Fellowship 1, 2, 3, 4; Psi Chi 3, 4; Phi Kappa Phi 3, 4; Deicke Center for Nursing Education Honor Society 3, 4; Jazz Festival Hostess 2. Calmeyn, Daniel Park Ridge, II. Baseball- Recreational Life Committee; Dean ' s List. Cadson, Barbara L. Broadview, II. Nursing Psychology major. Chor, Patricia J. Oak Brook, II. Business Administration major; Sigma Kappa 3, 4. Clarke, Terry Taylorville, II. Tau Kappa Epsilon 1, 2, 3, 4; Wrestling 2, 3, 4; Education Club 4; Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4. Cooke, Paul Hansen Itasch, II. Sociology major. Coons, Sandra C. Chicago, II. Biology major- Tri-Beta 2, 3, 4. Crema, Debra J. Clarendon Hills, II. Orientation Committee 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 3 4. Dec, Laurie La Grange, II. Alpha Phi 3, 4, corresponding secretary 3; TKE Little Sister treasurer 3. DeGregorie, Laura Lockport, II. WRSE D.J., 1, 2; Social Life Committee 1, 2, 3; Recreational Life ' Comminee 2; Intramurals 1, 2, 3; Resident Assistant 3; Student Host 2, 3, 4; Orientation Student Leader 2; Pom-pon squad 2, 3; Jazz Festival 1, 2, 3, 4. Doherty, Stephen Forest Park, II. Alpha Tau Omega 1, 2, 3, 4, president 2, 3; Greek Council 2, 3; Business and Economics Club 4. Dottenwhy, D. James Villa Park, II. Choral Union 3; Elmhurst College Choir 2, 3, 4, president 3, assistant director 4; Music Education National Conference member 2, 3, 4; Bell Choir Director 4; Illinois Music Educaters Association 2, 3, 4; named to National Deans List. Downing, David E. Park Ridge, II. National Student Speech and Hearing Association 2, 3, 4, vice-president 4; Student Illinois Education Association 2, 3. Dudick, Janet L. Wilmette, II. Volleyball 1; TKE CARLOS RODRIQUEZ Little Sister 3, 4; Dorm Council 3, 4; Studen Orientation Leader 3, 4; Student Host 3 4 Eaton, Janet S. Villa Park, II. Student Hostess ' 2; Student Orientation Leader 2, 3; Pom-por squad 1, 2; Psi Chi 3; National Student Speech Language and Hearing Association 2 3 4- p Kappa Phi 4. Eder, Pamela Charlynn Addison, II. Sigma Kappa 1, 2, 3, 4; Society of Physics Students 3, Edwards, Sandra Elmhurst, II. Elfers, Rebecca Jo Bellflower, II. Resident Assistant 4. Eytcheson, Pamela S. Country Club Hills, II. National Student Speech and Hearing Association 2, 3, 4, public relations officer 4. Ferguson, Jeannette Joy Des Plaines, II. Elmhurst College Choir 3, 4. Fobes, Tracey Lee Palatine, II. Dean ' s List 2, I Union Board 3, 4; Social Life Co-chairperson V 4; Intramural Volleyball 3; Resident Assistant 4; ' ' Homecoming Committee 3; Religious Life Committee 2, 3. Franco, Olga M. Hispanic Center Frawley, Colleen M. Wood Dale, II. Elementary Education major; Education Club 2, 3, 4; Geography Club 4; Phi Kappa Phi 4; Gamma Theta Upsilon 4. Gehrke, John R. Westchester, II. Honorary Physics Society 4; Society of Physics Students, vice-president 3, president 4; WRSE radio operator 2, 3. Gelhaus, John Radcliffe, Iowa Phi Kappa Phi 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 4; Who ' s Who Among Students in American Colleges and Universities 4; Phi Chi vice president 2, 3, 4; Religious Life Committee 1, 2, 3, 4; Maranatha Christian Fellowship 1, 2, 3, 4; Jazz Band 1; Concert Band 1, 2, 3, 4; Elmhurst College Choir 1, 2, 3; Choral Union 1, 2; Newspaper staff 3, 4; Yearbook Photographer 3, 4; Intramural Sports 2; Dean ' s List 2, 3, 4. Gouday, Lynn Strohn Oak Park, II. Nursing Psychology major; Deicke Nursing Honor Society 3, 4; Phi Kappa Phi 4; Psi Chi 4. Grutzmacher, Kurt Brian, Lisle, II. Football 1, 2, 3, 4; Dorm Council 4. Grzybowski, Alan J. Brookfield, II. Accounting major; Basketball 1, 2, 3; Dean ' s List 2. Hadamik, Mary J. Westmont, II. Nursing Psychology major; Psi Chi 2, 3, 4, secretary 3, esident 4; Phi Kappa Phi 3, 4; Deicke Center r Nursing Honor Society 3, 4; listed in text The san ' s List. jman, Gary K. Norwood Park Twp., I!, micron Delta Kappa 3, 4; Delta Mu Delta 3, 4; MS editor 3; ELMS photographer, jinrich, Joan M. Peotone, II. Psi Chi 2, 3, 4; Phi , ippa Phi 4. j jeflich, Jeanette Woodstock, II. (usino, Jeff Schaumburg, II. Golf 1, 2, 3, 4; ' luires 2, 3, 4. ikewski, Christine Oak Brook Terrace, II. Tri- ;ta 3, 4, secretary 4; American Chemical iciety secretary 4; Alpha Epsilon Delta 3, 4; Phi ippa Phi 4. ncaid, Jeffery Michael Glen Ellyn, II. English ilitical Science German major; Sigma Tau sita 3; Pi Gamma Mu 4; Alpha Mu Gamma 4; le National Dean ' s List 4; Dean ' s List 2, 3, 4; ternational Club 1; Maranatha 1, 2. jhlman, Karen L. Addison, II. Girl ' s Basketball 3. jhrmeier. Melody Todd Lisle, II. Pate, Susan A. Addison, II. TKE Little Sister; pha Phi. tz, Keith Lemont, II. Track 1, 3. imbares, Maria Patricia Chicago, II. Delta Mu elta secretary 4. ipez, Patricio C. Ambato, Equador (South nerica) Latin American Students Association cretary 2; Social and Cultural Activities aordinator of Latin American Students | isociation 3; Equadorian Volleyball j ssociation secretary 4. j artoccio, Gina P. Des Plaines, II. Business | dministration Economics major; Business and ;onomics Club 4. azzenga, Mary Cecelia Mt. ' Prospect, II. endoza, Cecilia Hispanic Center, lorache, Linda K. Lombard, fl. Transportation lanagement major. orwich, Paula Addison, II. Women ' s Tennis 1; omen ' s Volleyball manager 1, 2, 3; Women ' s asketball 1, 2, 3, 4; Women ' s Softball 1; eligious Life Committee 1, 2, 3, 4; Maranatha 2, 3, 4, officer 2, 3, 4; Fellowship of Christian thiet ' es 2, 3, 4, president 2; Student Orientation ;ader 3, 4; Dean ' s List; Who ' s Who Among merican Colleges and Universities 4; Pi amma Mu 3, 4, secretary 4; Psi Chi 3, 4, icretary 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 3, 4, easurer 4; Choral Union 4. ) ' Bryan, Aggie Park Forest, II. Psi Chi 2, 3, 4, ice-president 3; Student Orientation Leader 3. )rebaugh, George E. II Carol Stream, II. acholski, Lynn Ellen Chicago, II. Nursing Class ecretary 4; Student Orientation Leader 3; tudent Hostess 3. aras, George S. Darien, II. Physics Mathematics major; Society of Physics Students , 4. eake, Kimberly A. Elmhurst, II. Education Club , 3, 4, vice-president 3, 4; Maranatha 1; Dean ' s ist ' l, 2, 3, 4; Teacher Education Committee 2, ; Phi Kappa Phi 4; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities 4; Murdock Memorial cholarship 3, 4; Intramural Volleyball 3. ' ienta, Judith Lynn Ottawa, II. Freshman Honor inward 1, 2; Pom-pon squad 1; ATO Little Sister I, 2, 3, 4; Sigma Kappa 2, 3, 4, treasurer and ong chairperson 2, vice-president of Pledge ducation 3, 4, Chaplain 4; Dean ' s List 1, 2. ' indak, Janet Lynn Chicago, II. Tennis 1, 2, 3, 4, .cholar Athlete 4; Alpha Phi 3, 4, Panhellenic Representative 3; Campus Life Council 2, 3, 4; Dmicron Delta Kappa 3, 4, National :onvention Delegate 4; Phi Kappa Phi 3, 4; rheta Alpha Phi 3, 4; ATO Little Sister 1, 2; merican Chemical Society 1, 2, 3, 4, vice- president 4, Co-winner of The Rudolf Priepke Award 4; Who ' s Who Among American Colleges and Universities 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 2; WRSE newscaster 1, 2, 3, D.J. 2, 3. Pokuta Susan M. Melrose Park, II. Squires 3, 4. Quaid, Steven R. Orland Park, II. Hockey Club 2 3. Razza, Joseph V. Elmhurst, II. Concert Band 1, 2, 3, 4, vice-president 4; Jazz Band 1, 2, 3; Percussion Ensemble 2. Ramirez, Maria B. Mexico D.F. Hispanic Center. Reginelli, Louis P. Blue Island, II. Student Manager-Football 2, 3, 4; Basketball 2, 3, 4; Baseball 2; Hockey 2, 3. Rice Debra Diane Freeport, II. Alpha Epsilon Delta 1, 2, 3; Mu Phi Epsilon 2, 3; TKE Little Sister 1, 2, 3; Concert Band; Who ' s Who in American Colleges and Universities 4; National Dean ' s List 4. Rice, Willa M. East St. Louis, Mo. Rodgers, Dolores Ann Broadview, II. Sigma Kappa 2, 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 3, 4; Student Host 2, 3; Dorm Council 2; ELMS Staff 3; Pom-pon squad 3, 4; Admissions and Retention Committee 4; Phi Kappa Phi; Delta Mu Delta; Elmhurst Panhellenic Scholarship 3; ATO Little Sister 2, 3; TKE Little Sister 4; Business and Economics Club 2, 3. Rojas, Jose Casimiro Paracho, Michoacan (Mexico) Latin American Student Association president; Hispanic Center. Rojek, Alison Mae Mt. Prospect, II. Accounting Management major; ATO Little Sister 1, 2; Dean ' s List 1, 2, 3, 4; National Dean ' s List 3, 4; Delta Mu Delta 4. Ruyak, Cheryl Park Ridge, II. Tennis 1, 2, 3, 4; Gamma Theta Upsilon 4; Geography Society 1, 2 3, 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 4; Assistant " Coach-Women ' s Basketball and Softball 4, Men ' s Tennis 3. Schwolow, Barbara Palatine, II. ATO Little Sister 1 2, president 2; Student Host. Seyfert, Jean Glen Ellyn, II. ATO Little Sister 2, 3, 4- Intramurals 3, 4; Business and Economics Club 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 4; Fellowship of Christian Athletes 4. Shefte, John H. Clarendon Hills, II. Finance Sk, Wayne H. Westchester, II. Accounting Finance major; Delta Mu Delta 4. Skora, Steven A. Union Board 3, 4, Recreational Life Committee Chairperson 3, 4; Resident Assistant 3, 4; Baseball 1, 2, 3, 4. Skozlas, Mary Pat Hillside, II. WRSE: newsdirector 3; newscaster 1, 2, 3, 4; announcer 2 3 4- engineer 2, 3, 4; record librarian 1, 2; 6eha Mu Delta 3, 4; Phi Kappa Phi 4; National Dean ' s List 3, 4; Speech Department Student Representative 3, 4; Business and Economics Club 3, 4. „ X • 1 T Stepan, Kevin |. Hazel Crest, II. Tennis 1, 2, 3, 4, Business and Economics Club 3, 4. Suchy, Rick Elmhurst, II. Baseball 1; Intramurals 1 2 3 4; Squires 3, 4. Symon, Stephanie Lynn Lombard, II. TKE Little Sister secretary 3; Alpha Phi 3, 4, president 4; Delta Mu Delta 4; Student Orientation Leader 4 Teresi Michael Bensenville, II. Dean ' s List 1, 2, 3 4- National Dean ' s List 3; Who ' s Who Among American Colleges and Universities 4, Phi Kappa Phi 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 4; Sports Information Director 2; Newspaper: sports editor 2 3, sports writer and news reporter 2, i, 4 feature writer 4; WRSE: news director 2, 3, newscaster and D.). 2, 3; Nominated for international Youth in Achievement 4. Tiesi, JoEllyn Inverness, II. Sigma Kappa 2, 3, 4; ATO Little Sister 1, 2; Psi Chi 2, 3, 4. Tokich, Susan A. Chicago, II. Intramurals 1, 2, 3, 4; Jazz Festival Crew 1, 2, 4, house section head 4- National Student Speech and Hearing Association 1, 2, 3, 4; The Newspaper 1, 2, editor 2; Union Board 2; Campus Life Council 2; Academic Council 2; Orientation Student Leader 2; Learning Center Comm. 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 4; Theater Stage Crew 4; Resident Hall judicial Board secretary 4. Vacala, John Berwyn, II. Accounting Spanish major. Veach, Sue A. Roselle, II. Nursing Psychology major; Phi Kappa Phi 4. Villarias, Rowena jane Richton Park, II. Newspaper reporter and typist 1, 2; Social Life Committee-Films 1; Jazz Festival house ticket coordinator 2; Nurses Christian Fellowship 2; International Club secretary treasurer 3, 4; Student Orientation Leader 3, 4; Psi Chi 3, 4, treasurer 4. Wagner, James Lisle, II. Football 1, 2, 3,4; Campus Life Council 3; Tau Kappa Epsilon 2, 3, 4; Greek Council 3; Resident Assistant 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 3, 4. Walsh, Nancy M. Roselle, II. Elementary Education major. Walsh, Thomas F. Elk Grove Village, II. Alpha Tau Omega 1, 2, 3, 4; Greek Council 1, 2, 3; Union Board 3, 4; Geography Club 3, 4; Campus Life Council 2, 3; Resident.Assistant 3, 4; Omicron Delta Kappa 3, 4; Who ' s Who Among American Colleges and Universities 3. Webster, Timothy R. Montgomery, II. Wrestling 1; Recreational Life Chairperson 3; Union Board ' president 4; Who ' s Who Among American Colleges and Universities 3, 4; Resident Assistant 3, 4; Campus Life Council 3; Institutional Planning Committee 3; Student Life Committee 3; Omicron Delta Kappa 3, 4; Delta Mu Delta. Westerfield, Patricia jane Elk Grove Village, II. Tri-Beta 3, 4. Zite, Richard |. Villa Park, II. Finance Economics major; Vienna Study Program (Abroad) 3. Now I ' ll explain why the first three points were made at the beginning of this closing. I have never experienced a year like this before. I started out with a good-sized staff and had seminars to teach them yearbook technique. An article was written in the LEADER about how much of a " dynamic editor " (that ' s for you, Dan) I was and that I had good ideas. 1 thought it would be a good year, right? WRONG! I didn ' t have pictures for the first two semesters of the year (well, maybe a few but nothing to boast about). I ' ll tell you . . . that is the best way to lose a staff-no pictures to make a yearbook with! Guaranteed to work everytime. If 1 sound cynical about the photography part of the yearbook it ' s because I am. My staff before (and now) had much to offer in terms of creativeness and energy-they had no chanc-e to use it. But the work that was done is good. At least I think Of course, I shouldn ' t complain because I did have help from a couple of dedicated staff members (count ' em-one, two- a couple). They made it worthwhile (bless their hearts). We did the best we could with the staff, pictures, time and facilities that we had. We know we can ' t please everyone but we want you to know and understand that making a yearbook is not easy nor is it a constant stream of laughs. I wish it could have been. One last thank-you goes to Dick Moore, yearbook representative, for the cover and his patience. Hello everyone. I ' m Sue Toth and, boy, do I have a closing page for you. First of all, I stress these: 1. I hope everyone reads this page. 2. 1 hope I never have to be an editor of a yearbook again. 3. Don ' t have pity after you read this page, just send money for my psychiatric bill. These three points will make sense after you read the whole page! But, first things first. I would like to thank my staff members in whom for some, yearbook was a joke; for others who thought of it as a serious endeavor; and lastly, for those who still think it is a joke. A staff member who deserves the most credit is Sharon Hetzel. She worked with me in the summer to get the book finished. Jill Hruska worked her hardest to help out and accomplished much. Sharon and Jill had the patience to put up with our lethargic photography staff. Although Dawn Meyers and llida Lanz dropped off toward the end of the semester due to frustration, they helped a great deal more than I gave them credit for. Other contributors were Marsha Blunt and Sharon Ruopp and I can ' t remember the rest. Sorry. And, lastly, there is one that I wish I would have forgotten and that is Debi DeVincent. She took all the Homecoming pictures plus others with her when she transferred-my wrath was never greater. Oh, yes! Thank you Gary Haman? Who was on your photography staff anyway? Many thanks to Gail Brinkmeyer, the " Good Dean " Cunningham and Phyllis lovino for confidence. Tub e-wiii

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