Emerson College - Emersonian Yearbook (Boston, MA)

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Table of Contents Student Life p. 2 Our unique, diverse, campus and lifestyles Getting Involved p. 42 This past year’s events and the groups that made them happen Expressions p. 64 A look at the different ways Emersonians express themselves Greeks p. 88 Those secretive, social and professional fraternities and sororities Athletics p. 106 The 87-88 sports season in review Emerson People p. 120 our administrators, advisors, teachers, friends, and mentors Seniors p. 130 The Graduating Class of 1988 3HMd StU Boston, Massachusetts 02116 Spectrum Of Expression . . . the diverse way in which Emersonians express themselves. From ElV to Brim- merworld, Emersonians create a multi- tude of ways to demonstrate their thoughts, ideas, and talents. Emerso- nian ' 88 illustrates, through pictures and words, the wide spectrum of Em- erson; its people, its campus, its life- style. Cover Story The photograph on the cover was donated by R.M. Bradley Co. of Boston. The Emersonian staff would like to thank Debbie Black for assisting us with this design. Emerson does not have a typical campus, it reaches from Los Angeles, to The Wall, to Holland. And life at Emerson isn’t typical either. The following pages show you fhe atypical aspects of Emerson that make life here so unique. The Wall 4 The Wall The W6l 1. The low concrete walls between 126, 128 and 130 Beacon v : z Street. 2. Emerson’s excuse for a quad. 3. A place to hang out, meet friends and do homework between classes. 4. Joe’s home away from home. You can count on him for a ■ sandwich, cigarettes, coffee and a good laugh. 5. The place to see or be seen on Emerson’s campus. l.S: T ' T. I 5 6 If the college is looking to buy nnore property for its Back Bay Campus, it should try to acquire Crossroads, a Beacon Street restaurant bar that is a familiar watering hole for most Emersonians. Crossroads and Yaz, its manager, are as much a part of Emerson as the Wall. Students go to Crossroads, home of the Jen-Jen, dollar pizza, and Rolling Rock beer, for the atmosphere as well as the food and drink. Upstairs is decorated with painted Greek letters of Emerson’s sororities and fraternities. It is a favorite Greek hangout, and has been the host of meetings, parties, class trips and many post-mortem gatherings. All photos by Miguel Nieves. 8 Phi Alpha Tau brothers Ken Renta, Dave Carlton, John Speakes and David Hudson toast their fraternity. Chi Delta Chi’s Christmas Party upstairs at Cross- roads. Ben Mayberry is frequently spotted at Crossroads. Boston Emerson’s Campus An Emersonian is a free spirit, someone who can’t be satisfied with anything but the best; someone who won’t be confined to one place. Emersonians can be found all over Boston. When we work, we work hard. It shows in the hours we put into our part-time jobs and intern- ships in Boston’s top businesses. It shows in the time we spend doing extra research at the Public Library. We give our all to articles, photo shoots, film shoots and t.v. spots. Emersonians also know when to play. We play as hard as we work. We walk through picturesque Beacon Hill. We shop in Kenmore Square, Copley Plaza, and Downtown Crossing. We eat at Aku-Aku, Crossroads, Charlie’s, and Faneuil Hall. And we exercise and relax on the Esplanade. We jog, walk, bike roller skate. We’ve been known to ditch class to catch rays on our sailing dock or play a pick-up game of ultimate frisbee or touch football. We can be found all over Boston as easily as we can be found on The Wall. We’ve made Boston more than just the city we live in. We’ve made it our campus. Boston at twilight. Brownstones lining Beacon Street. All photos by Cheryl Bigelow. 10 These tables are filled with students on the weekends. Beacon Hill is home to many Emersonians. Our backyard, the Esplanade. Los Angeles I ive your live in the lap of luxury next semester on the L.A. pro- gram. Lavishly furnished Oak- wood apartments ease you into the West Coast style. Your apartment comes com- plete with pseudo-oak bookcases, twin beds and teal green wall-to-wall carpet- ing. Within the complex there are swim- ming pools, jacuzzis, weight rooms, game rooms, and security underground park- ing. (My car has only been broken into once). Located on the corner of Vermont and 3rd Street, this mid-Wiltshire area is a multi-ethnic environment. One must be self-motivated to succeed on the Emerson - Los Angeles internship program. Internship sites are exciting and varied. Tri-Star Pictures, Los Angeles Magazine, and Paramount Pictures are just a few corporations that ‘house’ our students. As in any city, internships are what you make of them. They have prov- en to be a great outlet for learning, experi- ence, contacts, and future job opportuni- ties. Most of us worked 2-4 days per week, allowing plenty of time for fun and games. Before I mention the late-night parties in the jacuzzi or the L.A. nightlife, I should say a bit about the classes. Special Top- ics in Writing for T.V. and Film is by far one of the most stimulating, motivating classes I have taken. Each week a guest speaker is arranged to lecture in our class and ultimately we choose one of them to work with individually to complete a final project. Well, we have covered the residential, professional, and personal aspects of L.A. life. What’s left? Oh yes, I forgot to mention the beaches. Venice, Santa Mon- ica, Manhattan, Paradise Cove. Malibu, which one should I choose? I’m going to catch some rays now before the tempera- ture drops to a cool 80, ciao. By Sarah Rosenberg Photos by Joelle Meehan 13 The European Experience CASTLE WELL Russ Wood, Jessica Tampers, Audra Shanley, Charlotte Hartonian, Joshua Brickman, and Ann Farnsworth in Triburg, West Germany. Russ and Brett stop buying candy long enough to pose for the camera. All photos by Brett Barry. [ 14 ) Residence Life For students living on campus, time spent in the residence halls is just as important as time spent in the classroom. Whether you choose to live in Charlesgate or Fensgate near Kenmore Square, or in 132 or too closer to campus, your building becomes your home. Your neigh- bors become your closest friends or sometimes your worst enemies. R.A. Sue Knill offers some advice to a resident in Fensgate. R.A.s-in-training: Suzy Kennedy, Stephan Henry, Elaina Pilotti, Bob Lindscott, and Elizabeth Hooper. Charlesgate R.A.s Chris George, Carolyn Freyer, and Bob Linds- cott are happy they ' re not on duty. Meredith Greenburg is distracted from studying. Photos by Bob Lindscott. 17 The Union Emerson’s Living Room WECB broadcasts live from the lobby on Union Day. The Student Union at 96 Beacon Street is “home”, the core of student-run activities on campus. Union staffers dedicate many hours to maintaining order at the desk. They endure early mornings and late nights opening and closing the Union. They run the front desk, ansvi er phones, sort mail and handle room reservations. The bulletin boards cover the walls of the Union, provide information about meetings and events sponsored by the SGA, the Programming Council, the Greek community and other organizations. Union staffers aren’t the only ones who “live” in the Union. Since several student offices are housed on the third floor, the people who run them are in the Union as often as staff members. The Union is one central place to go between classes. Commuters may have an early morning class and then two to four hours before their next class. Since it is inconvenient and costly to go home between classes, they go to the Union, where they can store their books in the lockers, grab a bite to eat at the UnKommon and watch “Rock World” In the lobby or soap operas in the fourth floor lounge. The Commuter Club was recently given an office in the Union. This was an important step for them, because they now have one concrete place to work out of as they try to unify Emerson’s commuter population. The assistant Dean of Students and Student Life moved into the space vacated when the school store affiliated with the campus bookstore at the beginning of the year. The Student Life committees that work on Hatch Shell, Orientation, Programming and Parents Weekend work out of the first floor offices. The Berkeley Beacon and the Emersonian both have their offices on the third floor. Their staffs spend a large amount of time in the Union. The one problem they have with their office space is that they can only work in it when the Union is open. Since they both work on deadline, there are times when it is inconvenient to leave, but they have to because the Union is clos- ing. 18 Kiersten Wolf runs the front desk. Commuter Tom Peisel use the lobby to sleep be- tween classes. Photos by Elizabeth O ' Donnell The Library The library, located at 150 Beacon Street is “home " to some students much in the same way the Union is to others. Students go to the library in between classes to relax and read newspapers or magazines. Of course, as at any school, there are non- studious students. To them, the library exists as the only shuttle stop other than SAGA. The library has a lot to offer, from the depths of fhe media center to the study cubicles on the fifth floor where students can retreat for intense studying. It’s 90,000 volumes tend to be either extremely helpful or extremely frustrating. The 25-30 work-study students who work with the 20 non-student staff members make an effort to help students use the library’s re- sources. It’s not easy to stay awake in the Reading Room. Technical Services: Geri Papiernick, Mandy Janjigian, Naomi Robin, Mary Curtin- Stevenson, David Miller, Janet Hill. Media Center: David Murphy, Ann Gallagher, Leslie MacPherson, Mau- reen Tripp. One problem students have is that al- though the library may have the books they need, there won’t be enough copies to go around. However, the library is a good place to study. A place that is constantly in use is the Reserve Reading Room. Students are often found ensconced with a book in a plush grey chair or sprawled on one of the couches deep in thought. Once in a while, it’s possible to catch someone sneaking a quick nap between classes or late at night. The library can be a familiar place to study, hold informal class group meetings or just a place to go to get out of your room. - K. Westerhouse Public Services: Joan Hamilton. Bob Sullivan, Julie McAdoo, Liz Bezera, Joanne Schmidt. Lisa Delmonico 20 wf f : Bob Fleming, Archivist Photos by Naomi Rubin and Miguel Nieves The Library Katie Bouchard, Staff Assistant I 21 Bob Lindscott pours Carolyn Freyer some tea at Epcot Center. Lisa DeHaan, Carolyn Freyer, and Barb Layman hoping it will get warmer in Florida. Holly Jenkinson, Ken Renta, Ed Clegg, and Barb Layman are about to depart for Disney. 22 Emerson Hits The Beach Students start planning months in advance for the wild vacation period known as spring break. Airlines, car rental agencies and hotel motels are inundated with reservations for the most notorious “college” event. The traditional vacation spot has changed over the years. Students still flock to Florida, but now more are heading to Daytona than to the previously legendary Ft. Lauderdale. They still hit the beach in droves for marathon training sessions and cruise around at night looking for parties. But the overall atmosphere, though still wild, has toned down a bit in the past few years. The change in the drinking age from eighteen to twenty-one has had an effect on partying. It has also had an effect on the number ot fake id’s in circulation. Students under 21 are forced to find alternative ways to enjoy themselves however because of increased security and a crackdown on fake id’s. The traditional beach activities go on uninterrupted. All kinds of contests are held to show off the best body, best tan, best bathing suit . . . etc. There are any number of athletic activities to participate in. Students play frisbee volley- ball. They also body surf, jet ski, parasail and enjoy the wonders of Disneyworld. Students go crazy trying to arrange flights, rides and hotel rooms, all at the lowest possible expense. The last day before break is always the most insane. Everyone is rushing around to find out what everyone else is taking to make sure they haven’t forgotten to pack anything, especially the all-important bathing suit and tanning lotion and all the $$$ they can get their hands on. K. Westerhouse hV The Typical Student Emerson is an expression-oriented school. It focuses on artis- tic and creative communication. Students are encouraged to be unique and to develop themselves fully. “I don’t think there is such a thing as a typical student at Emerson,” says senior Ellyn Evans. According to Vivian Geary, “That’s the point, isn’t it?” Be- cause Emerson is a relatively small school, students have more of a chance to be an individual. Lisa Margeson, a senior in Communication Studies says, “There is no typical student. At large universities, there are classes of typical students, but not here.” Students express their individuality through their opinions, the activities they are involved in and especially through the way they dress. Everyone has their own look, but most can fit in some sort of category. There are students who dress in black from head to toe, or wear second hand or vintage clothes they bought while “thrifting”. ■ “The Emerson color should be black instead of purple gold, because everyone wears it so much,” says sophomore Kristen Torgen. There are also students who prefer the casual look, baggy sweaters faded ripped jeans. “High top sneakers are typical for women. So are oversized shirts, running pants and chains for belts,” says Vivian Geary. Transfer sophomore Alison Guiffra says, “There are some students who have the total L.L. Bean look and some who are half dead-head, half punker. There’s everything from K-mart to Nieman-Marcus. I guess it’s the city.” “When it comes to clothes at Emerson, anything goes,” says Ellyn Evans. As for activities, “I’d say most students are in at least one organization, even if it’s one of the radio stations or E.I.V.,” says Lisa Margeson. Lisa also says, “The typical student is not into writing papers and likes to procrastinate.” “A typical Emerson student misses one class a week because of meetings or a late night at Crossroads or the Rat,” says Vivian Geary. “They also cram in a big way to get things done.” “To me,” says freshman Lynne Palombo, “a typical student is trendy and rebellious and looking for an identity.” 26 ' p£n} ic ktr HAfoicu r e=i ' Qr pAI JXVffS 6 Lac ■ PAm £ i+A 5 £RS Rp 5ci IPT roimDSocfr5 Orientation Leaders: Buffy Walker, Carol Regis, Marla Zuk, Leanne Morrow, Lisa Ricci, Russel Steele, Carla F uentes, Toni Norris, Gidget Gaines, Liza Persky, Jaimie Persky, John Staples. OLs Dean Montaldo and Chris Raines take a break. The traditional college toga party. 28 Orientation Chair, Andrea Gianetti, with Michelle Lundquist and Chris Nadeau. OLs Lisa Ricci and Mark Donovan are full of energy. Erin Gallagher and Russell Steele know that OLs should never stop smiling. Orientation began this year when the new students received a yellow record in the mail narrated by the Orientation coor- dinators. It introduced its listeners to the Emerson way of life. Orientation week was run by a group of highly energized student leaders. Events included Sunday Night Live, Commuter Move-in, Playfair, and of course the New Student Revue. Emerson On The Hatch Joelle Meehan, Ellyn Evans, and Holly Jenkinson set out to recruit some new Zeta members. The Hatch Shell staff, under the supervision of Lauren Planit, began planning for this event in April. The weather was on Emerson’s side at the 2nd annual Hatch Shell Fair in September. Emersonians enjoyed a sun-filled day on the Esplanade until the skies opened in the late afternoon. The “Hatch Shell’’ is a combination concert and organizational fair. While the band Beatle Mania performed, students talked to representatives from Emer- son’s wide range of clubs, performance groups, and Greek organizations. Raffles, a giant twister board, frisbee games, and the Theta water balloon toss also littered the grass in front of the Hatch Shell. Libby Jackson walks around in search of prospective Sigma members. Andrea Gianetti rests after a game of frisbee. Steve Capellano and Ed Capp of Sigma Alpha Epsilon patiently man their organization’s table. All photos by Rob Berkowitz. Ellen Szorady and Chris Black flip through Phi Alpha Tau ' s scrapbook. 31 Boot Camp At the beginning of each semester, the Student Life Office and SGA sponsor retreats for Emerson ' s student leaders. The fall retreat was held at Thompson’s Island in Boston Harbor. The Ropes Course was the highlight ot the morning. This teambuilder challenges groups to find ways over walls, logs, and trees. The winter retreat was held in New Hampshire. Emerson Administra- tors served as facilitators in workshops about delegation, staff recruit- ment, and breaking down barriers. Leadership Weekend was an excel- lent opportunity to set goals and share ideas. Ellen Szorady enjoys the sun at Thompson ' s Island during the Fall retreat Andrea Gianetti. Greg Pryor, and Holly Jenkinson offer some of their leadership expertise. 3 ? I Gideon Berkowitz and Ellyn Evans create their o wn teambuilding exercise. I Rob Ruzinsky is struggling to get over the 20 foot wall which is part of the Ropes Course. Photos by Ellyn Evans, Miguel Nieves, and Liz O’Donnell. Kristin Thompson can ' t believe she has climbed that wall without a rope or a ladder. Sue Locklin, Nick Caprio, and Greg Pryor go in search food. Bags of munchies are sitting on the bus headed back to Boston. 33 NACA Each year SGA sends student delegates to the National Association of Campus Activities Confer- ence. The regional conference was held Novem- ber 12-15 in Hartford, Connecticut. Erin Gal- lagher, Holly Jenkinson, Liz O’Donnell, and Steve Sager accompanied Assistant Dean of Students, Gail DiSabatino and Assistant Director of Student Life, Sue Locklin. The National Conference was held in Washing- ton, D.C. February 16-21. This time Emerson sent Nicholas Caprio, David Carleton, Avi Dines, Mark Donovan, Erin Gallagher, Fred Hurder, Holly Jen- kinson, Kelly O’Brien, Liz O’Donnell, Angel San- tana, and Ellen Szorady. At NACA, delegates hone their leadership skills, negotiate with agents of campus entertainers, and share programming ideas with other schools. 1 4 Emerson’s display at the reverse exhibit hall. Ellen Szorady reads the list of nominees at the Campus Enter- tainment Awards. Tim Settimi received the Campus Entertain- er of the Year Award. Ellen Szorady, Kelly O ' Brien, Holly Jenkinson, Liz O’Donnell, and Erin Gallagher pose at the Award show. 34 Steve Sager, Holly Jenkinson, and Erin Gallagher accept Emersons awards for the Hatch Shell poster and the Orientation record. “Let us entertain you, " say the regional delegates in front of the Delegate Review Board Nick Caprio and Kelly O’Brien attend the national convention in search of graduate assistantships. Photos by Liz O’Donnell 35 Emersonians love to dress up so Hal- loween is one of their favorite holidays. In keeping with the spirit of things, Union Day was held on October 30th. Staff sponsored a haunted house, pumpkin carving contest, and free, midnight show- ing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. Other events were the annual Theta Keg Kicker and Sigma Alpha Epsilon’s cos- tume party. Carol Regis protects the desk from ghosts and goblins. Arlo Friedmann haunts the Union each Halloween. Photos by Sue Locklin and Liz O ' Donnell. 36 Halloween Barb Layman poses as a goblin. 37 Alison Bombery does a sign dance at the Introduction to Parent ' s Weekend. John Collins shares a dance with an Emerson parent. Carrie Wykoff makes some adjustments before the Cabaret Players performance. Photos by Ellyn Evans and Ally ' erdi. Lisa Ricci, Parents Weekend Chair, enjoys the weekend now that most of the work is done. I . 0 38 Start with a handful of students, add a whole lot of enthusiasm and you have the recipe for success. Anyone who attended Parents Weekend ’87, would agree. The weekend was “Premiere Perfor- mance’’ and it really lived up to its name. Over 650 parents were on hand that weekend to witness Emerson at its best. Lisa Ricci was the Chair of Parent’s Weekend and its advisor was Assistant Dean of Students, Gail DiSabatino. Under their direction it was a memorable event. The weekend began with “A Touch of Class’’, a 1940’s style nightclub show put together by Coordinator Erica Potter. Parents were treated to an entertaining production, featuring students from classes ’88, ’89, ’90 and ’91. Saturday dawned bright and sunny perfect for the early morning Registration and Continental Breakfast at the Ames Building on Commonwealth Ave. Parents were met by Hospitality Co-Coordinators, Lyndon Eichar and Cedric Harmon, dressed in tuxedos and a smile. They also met some of Emerson’s faculty as they picked up schedules of the day’s events. The Introduc- tion followed in the Church of the Covenant on Newbury Street as parents were shown just what we are about here at Emerson. Co-Coordinators, Mark Donovan and Kendra Sherwood put together this spotlight on Emerson, focusing on Emerson’s organizations and clubs. Emerson’s Varsity Club sponsored a 1-mile Eun Run, both parents and students were encouraged to enter. Senior Resident Assistant, Greg Pryor won the event. Saturday night ended with the Dinner Dance held in the Westin Hotel in Copley Place. The evening’s theme “All That Glitters is Gold’’ set the mood for a glamorous affair, as parents dined and danced the night away to the sound of the Cartells. The Musical Theatre Society performed for the parents, highlighting famous musicals touring through Boston, truly a “Premier Performance’’. Dinner Dance Coordinator, Michelle Lundquist organized this affair whose attendance was higher than any Dinner Dance previous to this one. Sunday brought the weekend to an end, but not without a final “Bravo! Bravo!’’. This was the theme for the Brunch held at the Westin Hotel and Coordinated by Joelle Meehan. Emerson College President Allen Koenig and other administration took this chance to again socialize with the parents. The Brunch drew to a close with a slide show of the weekend prepared by Em- erson’s black and white photography magazine. Developed Images. So as the applause died and the curtain was drawn on the “Premier Performance’’ of ' 87, the players slowly made their way off stage. Parents and students said their goodbyes, as the contented glow of the weekend settled upon them. Waiting until next year, to meet at Emerson College and experience the excitement of Parent’s Weekend ’88. - M. Lundquist Parents Weekend A Night With The Stars m Hand Me Down Night was co- sponsored by the Student Govern- ment Association and the Program- ming Council this year. Following tradition, the outgoing presidents of Emerson’s many student organiza- tions handed their positions down to the incoming presidents of 1988-89. After a long year of hard work and dedication, most of the outgoing presidents were eager to do so. An- drea Giannetti was named Student Leader of the Year and Gail DiSaba- tino was named Advisor of the Year. Aspiring television professionals: Michael Rosen, Dan Sachotf. Alan Dar- oicher, Maggie McCarthy. 40 Theta brothers hamming it up in the lobby. Ryan Brenneman stands back and observes the ceremonies. 41 Take a look at Who ' s Who in Emerson’s clubs and organizations from the Ambassador Club to the Society tor the Ad- vancement of Manage- ment. Then, even more importantly, take a look at all the different activi- ties they organized this year. Sophomore Senator, Darren McGregor, and Junior Senator, Rick Gomes, serve themselves. 0 Senior Senator, Cedric Harmon, reads the rules for the 2nd Annual Ice Cream Eating Contest. The Student Government Association is made up of two branches, the Executive Council and the Senate. This years Executive Officers pictured to the left, were President, Nicholas Caprio, Vice President, Carrie Wy- koff. Treasurer, Andrea Gianetti, and Secretary, Josef Blumenfeld, Ellyn Evans was the Senate Chair and Eric VanVIandren, Senate Secretary. Senior Senators were Cedric Harmon and Vivian Geary, Junior Senators: Monica Corcoran, Rick Gomes, Liz O’Donnell, Sophomore Senators: Avi Dines, Darren McGregor, Freshman Senators: Sara Edwards and Fred Murder. SGA allocated funds to student organizations, met with their constitu- ents and the administration, and co-sponsored campus-wide events such as Hand Me Down Night. The Ambassador Club is ; Emerson’s official student : group responsible for repre- senting the school. The club 1 works through the Admissions ; Office. Members participate in the Freshman Open House and the Admission’s Phon- athon congratulating newly accepted Emersonians. They also give campus tours and host perspective students overnight. EMERSON COLLEGE i i T H E C O M M U T E R C L U B The Commuter Club works hard to unite the large percentage of commuter students at Em- erson. Their monthly newsletter informs non- residents of campus events. This year the Com- muter Club obtained an office, or closet, in the Union. They also sponsored a barbecue at the Cultural Center. 47 Lauren Planit sells tropical drinks at the wall. Creative Dimensions is Emerson’s own advertising agency. Members receive hands-on experience in layout, design, copy, and marketing. This year Creative Dimensions also participated in Spring Fling by selling tropical drinks at the wall. Emerson’s Black Organization with Natural Interests programs to increase the involvement of and the awareness of People-of-Color on campus. This year EBONI sponsored some traditional events such as Kwanza and Harambee. They also hosted barbecues and banquets with the Office of Minority Affairs. One of EBONI’s biggest successes was the fashion show. EBONI Advisor, Mary Custard Angel Santana at Kwanza Executive Officers, Kendra Sherwood, Lauren McLean, Angel Santana, Lisa Ivery, and Jose Martinez Jose Martinez at Kwanza 49 Tia Smith prepares the food at the EBONI barbecue. Ralph Mohammed and John Speaks welcome you to the Cultural Center. Joe Gallichio at the Renaissance Fair. Emerson College Catholic Or- ganization allows Catholics on campus to share their faith and to sponsor educational programs for the Emerson Community. 52 p R 0 G R A M M 1 N G c 0 u N C 1 L A r • } ' 1 jk rs A Jennifer Jones and Alaina Pilotti welcome you aboard. The Winter Water Cruise The Emerson College Pro- gramming Council provides so- cial and educational programs for the Emerson College commu- nity. The group events this year included Tim Settimi, a night with Craig Karges, an Aids Awareness program, and the Winter Water Cruise. Pictured above are Liza Persky, Janice Ferrell, Mike Smith, Jamie Persky, Jennifer Knight, Jill Co- hen, Holly Jenkinson, Erin Gal- lagher, Ken Renta, Beth DiMar- sico. 53 54 EMERSON COLLEGE 100 BEACON STREET BOSTON, MA 02116 WHO’S WHO 1987-88 EINAL BALLOT NAME VOTES NAME VOTES 1. Caprio, Nick 19 12. Schanz, Dwayne 8 Harmon, Cedric Jackson, Libby 13. Evans, Ellyn 7 O’Brien, Kelly 14. Bekemeir, Jonathon 6 2. Parris, Laura 18 Wykoff, Caroline 15. Piacitelli, David 5 3. Geary, Vivian 17 16. Beedle, Jay 4 Pryor, Gregory Nichols, Jeffrey Vincent, Jamie 4. Nichols, Matt 16 Ward, Ivy 5. Steele, Russell 15 17. Baldasarre, Julie 3 Stiffler, Scott DiGregorio, Dominique Louer, Matt 6. McLean, Lauren 14 Sherman, Erik Yarbrough, Gina 18. Creegan, Catherine 2 7. Bachand, Colette 13 Capellaro, David 19. Bloom, Andrea 1 Korpics, Stephen Connolly, Donna Verdi, Allyson Poyant, Jeff 8. Chuang, Daphne 12 Crosby, Caroline Rosenbush, Marc Tate, Tom 9. Houle, Roland 1 1 Jensen, Jeffrey Surridge, Judith 10. Lydotes, Peter 10 Saslav, Jerry 11. Blumenfeld, Josef 9 Chetwynd, Richard Wade, Jennifer Hillel’s Executive Officers Hillel celebrates Passover. Hiilel is dedicated to the culture, obser- vance, education, and well being of Juda- ism throughout the world. Members of Emerson College Hillel participate in so- cial, cultural, and religious programs. It is also a source of Jewish education and counseling services. Hillel Advisor. David Chack 56 not given a visa and Dorina “doesn’t really know why she was released.” “They (Russian Government) knew how close our family is, how good our relationship is with each other,” said Parifsky, “I believe it was something to sepa- rate us, to break the hearts of the family.” Hillel hosted Paritsky’s visit and a group of Hillel mem- bers and their Director, David Chack attended the soviet protest rally on Sunday in Washington D C. Over 200,000 people gathered in order to convince Soviet leader Gorba- chev to let the Refusniks emigrate. According to Chack, many Jews are punished in Russia once they make public their religion. “They are shunned and ostracized in their own Homeland,” said Chack. All privileges and freedom are faken from the Refusniks and they are barely able to make a living. Groups such as the United Jewish Appeal raise money for Jews in the United States and in Russia. Money is smuggled into Russia as objects of value. Refus- niks then sell them on the Russian Black Market. “Emerson’s Hillel is a supporter of the Refusnik cause and has a dedication to conscience raising on the the Emerson campus”, said Chack. Hillel hopes to “adopt” a Refusnik and will continue to work towards a resolution of the current situation. Hillel began its support of this issue with a concert honoring Pianist Sergey Rachmanikoff, a Soviet Jew who wished to flee Russia. The concert show- cased his music and drew over one hundred participants. Hillel encourages people from all over campus to join this cause for Soviety jewry. - M. Lundquist As Sovief Premier Mikhail Gorbachev visits the United States promoting his glasnost, Soviet Jewish Emigre Dor- ina Peritsky is informing America about the persecution of jews in Russia. 21-year-old Paritsky held a press conference on Friday, December 4th at Noon in Emerson’s Student Union in order to increase public awareness of the refusniks. Refus- niks is a term given to Soviet Jews who are refused visa because of their religion, according to Paritsky. The press conference began with Dean of Students Ron Ludman welcoming Dorina to the College. Ereshman Ja- cob Spil also welcomed Dorina, on behalf of Emerson’s Jewish organization, Hillel. “Dorina strives for freedom for her parents and those who practice Judaism,” said Spil. Only recently released from Russia, Dorina has spent the last two months in Israel and now is in the United States to coincide with Gorbachev’s Summit meeting with President Reagan. Dorina’s parents, Alexander and Pau- lina Paritsky both declared themselves Jews in a time when Russians are restricting the emigration of its people. Soviet officials say refusniks are not allowed visa because many are threats to state security. “My father knows no secrets, he is not a threat,” said Paritsky. After announc- ing their Jewism, he Paritsky family was harassed, both physically and mentally. Swastikas were painted on their home and Alexander was sent to a Siberian labor camp from 1 978- 1981. The Paritsky’s applied for visas and were all refused the first time. Dorina then sent letters to officials hoping for permission through other channels. It took elev- en years for her to leave Russia, she will never be able to return. “It would be too painful to return. Its not even something I could do for my parents,” said Paritsky. Dor- ina also knows her government would never allow her to return. Dorina’s mother, father and sixteen-year-old sister were 57 The National Student Speech, Hearing, and Lan- guage Association gives Communication Disorders majors experience in the disorders of human com- munication behavior. NSSHLA Officers Ally Verdi and Caryn Parness. b8 Teresa Viviano meets alumni. The Student Alunnni Relations Asso- ciation provides ways for students to meet alumni. This year they sponsored Murder Night, the Comedy Connec- tion, and the New York Connection. SARA members Ed Clegg, Tory Hollingworth, Lyndon Eichar, Kate Orselly. are C ready to serve. and 60 The Society for the Advancement of Management (SAM) is a branch of the American Management As- sociation. This year SAM sponsored speakers on cam- pus and co-spon- sored Career Awareness Day. A panel of professional speakers. SAM members at Career Awareness Day. 61 1987-88 was a productive year for Em- erson’s clubs and organizations. Students budgeted funds, sponsored programs, and increased student involvement on campus. The Emerson Political Aware- ness Association was formed and pub- lished its first issue of Naked Global Is- sues. 62 Express Yourself David Crocco, senior. Photo contest winner. THIRST Faulkner and Keats just muddle my brain Like an oozy brown puddle filled with some rain. Their stories seem dead and my thirst craves a Coke Their reputations are great, so perhaps I’m a dope. Not classicly trained, I nod off at their spped For Hitchcock and Lennon are my favorites to read. My minds trained on T.V. with colors and clips I see swift racing heroes balanced on cliffs. When Dolenz and Nesmith goof tongue in cheek I wonder and study and laugh for a week. I feel that my flair aims more towards the new I glance one cautious eye backwards and aboutface the old crew. Keep me growing and guessing, with my ideas I’ll elope Give me the Monkees, the Fabs, some Cheetoes, some Coke. Kevin Shortsleeve, poetry contest winner, 1988. MEMORY sweet breezy breath; i re-mem-ber smiles (me in a calm daze (days) love them) all. AFTER All; grown up and ready to go, get lost. Scott Cipolla. Describe It! ‘‘Describe it!” you say ‘‘Describe it!” Describe it. Voices: urging, chattering, curious, asking. Voices, demanding. Describe it? How can I? How does one explain another realm of knowledge, a world of experience? How do my lips form the feelings my tongue transforms the images, into something you can comprehend? It’s stuck deep inside tangled up within me part of me. All the emotions the ghost struggles of the night wraith memories, wrestling in the day. The long lonely walks, the meandering ways, the people. It won’t come out. There’s too much inside. You’ll have to come in, come in and share with me, come in. Sheryl Dyer, 1987. contest work AUTO EROTIC Suzanne Kammlott “I’ve got a ' 64 Valient, handful of valium, coupla beers really do me right.’’ Circle Jerks, “Wild in the Streets’’ When I was seven. Dad left with Tina, a cocktail waitress. She had a B. A. in Dead Languages, but her real love was night life. Me and Mom moved from the spruce riddled suburbs of Pennsylvania. Pine City lawns were fresh cut as dollar bills and worms dried like shoelace trying to cross the street. A place where my neighbor’s car never would have exploded. But, in Manhattan, things were different. It was a warm Thanksgiving Day in the city. A thick hickoryish smell drifted in the air. Mom was on the phone with “Uncle” Sal in Seacaucus, insisting that Dad was still at a welder’s convention in Minnesota, France. Whenever “Uncle” Sal came over, he gave me a quarter to go play in my room. A dull holiday: I always had to be quiet and wipe the faucet after I washed my hands. At least Dad had sent a new, mechanical pup to keep me happy while he was gone. I named him Bonkers II: bright blue and his yap was more like a snap, but he was always ready for a good show. “Don’t worry Bonkers,” I whispered in his soh, sewn ear. “You can do it.” Slowly, I wound Bonkers up to his best and set him on the floor, yapping and flipping away. I heard a sudden siren cry out- side. I turned to look, and wasn’t watching while Bonkers somersaulted right down the stairwell. “Bonkers!!” I shouted, “come back!” The siren still blared as if it didn’t care, while my new pup flipped furiously down half a flight, until the tenth step when his head suddenly snapped off; fell about four feet to the bottom floor. Bonkers was no more. I knew we should have rehearsed. It was the worst! Above the siren cry, I heard Mom holler. “Lieber Gott!” She knew I killed him! I threw the audience back onto my bed. Made them swear they knew nothing, and scrambled into the kitchen where Mom was, with her head out the window, holding unruly turkey innards in one hand, and the phone in the other. I could have ex- 68 plained everything, but she was watching something else more exciting across the street. “Mash potatoes got more brains than you!!!’’ Thoroughly drenched, the blue Fury smoldered, cooled down, allowing the firemen to finally leave. Later on, I crossed the street to where the gutted auto rested like a great saurian skull, and stared at its gaping eye, lined with web cracked glass. In- side the black cab, where the seats were, guilty amber bottles remained scattered: undisguised and sooty as Grecian urns. Lengths of burnt seat belts, unbuckled in the heat of the moment, lay dazed, dangled. The antenna was skewered like a shish- kabob stick; and on the fried floorboard, a carbonized tool set was strewn about like funery bones. Then came the sound of dragging gravel. Danger! I turned, frightened. It was only Pitch stalking up behind me, luring one leg behind like lame and stretching his face out of shape. With hopes to win another ball card, I foisted two fingers up my nose and crossed my eyes until the buildings turned to vapors and I couldn’t see straight. Still, Spike won. Hoodlums could make more horrible faces than regular people. Ritchie poked his head into the carcassed cab and sniffed with deep disguist. I stood behind him and sniffed, too. “Hey Ritchie!’’ I said. “Hey what?’’ He winced and turned, starting to fish out the rest of his tools with fireplace tongs. I watched, and wanted to ask him if he knew who blew up his car. Was it that wallet carrying thin man? Could my Mom really have been right? He might have gotten mad if I asked. Instead I said, “When’s it gonna go to the scrap heap?’’ “Scrap heap?!’’ he scowled. “Why you . . . awh, I dunno know. Guess as soon as some guy from the insurance agency gets done assessin’ it, I guess. I musta parked it over a dam blanket of something! Betcha it was that crummy catalytic converter that did it, gave me this . . . this convertible hibachi!’’ He pulled out a socket wrench, scaly with cinders. I wanted to know what a catalytic converter was: and who hired him the Italian government — and what for? I started to ask Ritchie about the catalytic converter: would I recognize one if he wasn’t wearing silver glasses and trying to blow up my Mom’s car with a blanket, but Spike was gone. I looked in a cricle, but he was nowhere around. His finest face. I stood and wondered where he was when the Fury’s underbelly gave way, and cracked open with a loud creak. Water, ashes gushed everywhere. What did I do? I got too worried and ran quickly across the street so Mom wouldn’t yell at me for hanging out with a hood- lum or his broken car, but when I got home in a hurry, she and “Uncle” Sal were already picking at the last of the leftovers with unconcerned smiles. “Hey!” I shouted. “Save some for Dad!” and “Uncle” Sal just laughed, end. contest work X, ■ ' ilJ»Ulil]ta|i- Emerson Comedy Workshop 74 I It- Theatre 76 77 A CHORUS LINE 79 1 il i ! 2110 Sigma Pi Theta % Hi m hm • W Sigma Pi Theta Sigma Pi Theta is a Social Sorority] founded in 1979 by five women who saw! a need for a group that would work to] enhance the social and personal develop-] ment of all women on campus. This year was a time to work on our] relationship with other organizations on] campus. We’ve worked with Epsilon] Omega Psi in their Black History Month] Talent Showcase, E.B.O.N.I’s 1st Fashion] Show, and the admission’s Phone-a-thon.j We’ve also given our service to the com-] munity by collecting donations for Globe] Santa. Sigma’s mission is to continue to] allow the sorority to grow within us and on] Emerson’s Campus. I X ■■ XT i t ,5 ' ,fp ■L AII0 Alpha Pi Theta ALPHA PI THETA Founded in 1946, ALPHA PI THETA has grown to become ?e social fraternity on Emerson Campus. This year Theta showed it’s talent and versatility with two major on campus productions. The ‘‘Gong Show” and the ‘‘Sock Hop”. In- cluded in both these events was the Theta Rock ‘n’ Roll band which caught the Em- erson campus by storm. Dedication, determination, and the goals of brotherhood, trust, and love have guided Theta this year. 83 XAX Chi Delta Chi Chi Delta Chi was founded in 1984 by a group of crazy, fun loving chicks on the basis of individuality within a unified support group. We’d like to say good-bye and good luck to the founders. We thank you for a strong and mighty organization that will last forever. A great year was this; Cooling off Emerson during orientation, our Crossroads California Christmas Party, the Retreat that was a success, the Founders Party, and fourteen new sisters to add to the wild group of women. We will carry on our tradition for the years to come. “The Memories and Sisters will be in our hearts and soul forever.’’ SAE Sigma Alpha Epsilon Sigma Alpha Epsilon is one of the nation’s largest fraternities, with over 12,000 active brothers across the United States. Since its founding at the University of Alabama in 1856 SAE has initiated over 200,000 men into its brotherhood. At Emerson College, Sigma Alpha Epsilon was formed in 1986 as an interest group and has since grown to be recognized by the re- gional chapters. SAE promotes the perpetua- tion of perfect brotherhood and the bettering of the school and community through various so- cial and charity functions. 85 Epsilon Omega Psi Epsilon Omega Psi, The E- MEN, founded in 1987 is Emer- son’s newest Fraternity which emphasizes community service and cultural unity. Throughout the past year The E-MEN have provided Emerson with numerous programs associated with it’s goals, and the Roger McPhail award which is given to a faculty member for longevity of service and commitment to the unifica- tion of the Emerson community. Epsilon Omega Psi is proud of it’s graduating members. Vice Presi- dent Matt Nichols, Myke Zykoff, and Byron Burgess. A 86 Greek Council mr j Z i H Zeta Phi Eta 88 PAO Rho Delta Omega 89 i Krx Kappa Gamma Chi 90 $AT Phi Alpha Tau 91 I ARY %w ffersl iUi Cr fW VOl SiXfP in Dfr ' ' u ;Vuy i t yv t inci -}¥} u s r ? )V . 4£. t . uyiH v S ' Wf jIAJ . ' ! ? CP OoOiC fu u D ■ Baseball 1 MEN’S BASEBALL by Tim Neverett and Bill Keeler SENIORS ON THE BALL This years Emerson baseball team was one of the best they’ve ever had. They finished with an 8-8 record, but, according to coach Jim Bradley, could easily have been 12-4. Expectations were high because 7 of the 9 starters returned, including the entire field of first baseman Matt Nichols, second baseman Tim Neverett, shortstop Tom Tate, and third baseman Erik Sherman. Sophomore Jamie Huth was consistent behind the plate, catch- ing the majority of the games. He split some time with junior R.J. Martin, who filled the DH role. Senior pitcher Darrel Caneiro (3-1) lived up to his claim and did an excellent job on the mound along with Larry Potash, Tim McGrath, Dave Schmidt, and Bill Keeler. The baseball Lions got off to their best start ever, a 6-3 record. They recorded win number 3 by dismantling Mass. College of Pharmacy 17-3. Playing under the lights on Clemente Field, Em- erson was supported strongly by the pitching of Darrel Caneiro. The Lions played in front of 150 people, the largest ever for an Emerson sporting event. The following day Tim McGrath pitched a fine ga me leading the Lions to a 10-2 victory over North Shore Community College. However, in the second game Emerson’s bats didn’t respond as they lost 7-2. With a record of 4-2 they crushed Mass. College of Pharmacy 13-3, and with the hitting of Glenn Allen, Sherman, McGrath, Nichols, and Martin pummeled Daniel Webster 16-2 in the first game of a double header. Emerson couldn’t produce any more offense and lost the second game 6-5. Emerson’s leading hitters were Glenn Allen (.401), Tom Tate (.398), Tim Neverett (.387), Erik Sherman (.345), and Matt Nich- ols (.339). The outfield was solidified with switch hitting sophomore Glenn Allen, who provided leadership and stability. Along with senior Rob Ruzensky the Lions were able to help some of the younger players learn like Mark Hutchinson, Tom D’ Andre, and Steve Masciarelli, by setting good examples. With the loss of six seniors it looks like next year’s team could struggle. But with the excellent talent already available and more on its way the baseball team shouldn’t have any difficulty in equaling their record. Quote: “The baseball Lions got off to their best start ever, a 6-3 record.’’ 100 Pitcher Darrel Caneiro sends one homeward in their first night game ever. (B.H.) Batter Tim Neverett attempts to stroke one out of the infield. (Anon.) Seated: R.J. Martin, Darrel Caneiro, Eric Sherman, capt. Matt Nichols, Robert Ruzensky, Tom Tate, Jamie Huth Standing: scorekeeper Bobbi Spader, James Fal- lon, Glenn Allen, Bill Keeler, Steve Mascarelli, Tim McGrath, John Reilly, Coach Jim Bradley. (Anon.) E i: SOCCER SOCCER by Bryan Hoertdoerfer BOOTERS NET TWO SHUTOUT WINS Emerson Soccer began their season with a dismal 8-0 loss to Daniel Webster under the guidance of Athletic Director James Peckham. After the hiring of new head coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer, the team be- gan it’s drive of breaking their three year winless streak. The next game saw Emerson fall behind Bun- ker Hill C.C. 2-0 during the first half, but they man- aged to fight their way back to a 2-2 halftime tie. However, they lost the game 6-2 and went on to face Anna Maria. Playing on a cold day and wet field, Emerson managed to hold Anna Maria scoreless for the first half. Even though the booters had their chances they could not capitalize. With about three minutes left in the game and the score still tied at zero Emerson’s Phil Painter put one in the back of the net from a pass by Avi Dines. The Emerson Lions held on to their win recording their first shutout ever. With their record a 1-2, Emerson looked ahead, to hopefully improve. But with tough competition the task was not so simple. Emerson managed only one more win, a 1-0 shutout of Mass. College of Pharma- cy. John Sensio scored from Mike Barron and goalie David Blass kept the other team at bay while record- ing his second shutout win of the year. “Due to lack of skill Emerson had to rely on team- work and hustle.’’ With only two graduating seniors, Paul Stickel and Sue Hay, on the entire team and 14 returning lettermen the future for Emerson Soccer looks bright. With the addition of new recruits and hopefully better facilities and ideal class schedules the booters can practice more and improve their record from 2-9 to 7-4. Ouote = “Due to lack of skill Emerson had to rely on teamwork and hustle.’’ 102 Patrick Tordjman tries to get a good shot off against Curry. (S.A.) Being swarmed by defenders, captain Dan Manser drib- bles the ball up field. (S.A.) Directing the defense, Nick Klackow heads the ball away from the opposition. (S.A.) Laying down: Goalie David Blass Kneeling: Patrick Tordjman, Mike Sullivan, Phil Painter, John Sensio, Mike Barren, Coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer Standing: Frank DeAngelis, Tom Mahoney, Paul Stickel, Sue Hay. Nick Klackow, capt. Dan Manser, Ken Rosenberg, Jim Donaruma. (S.A.) S.A. = Suzy Allaire 103 I ICE HOCKEY by Michael Coates SKATING ON THIN ICE Emerson Men’s Hockey team finished their season with a 2- 12 record. Even though head coach Drew Taylor was absent for most of the season, assistant coach Jack Stewart did an admi- rable job filling in. With lack of proper ice time and a low number of players, Emerson was never able to maintain a decent win- ning streak. Even though the icemen didn’t win as many games as they hoped to, they were able to enjoy the game with a special enthusiasm. In the 21st of February their team spirit carried them to their first victory of the season. They beat Rhode Island School of Design by a score of 6-5. After R.I.S.D. took a 1-0 lead, Emer- son’s Tom Tate and Matt Labov scored goals to take a 2-1 lead. In the second period R.I.S.D. scored two goals to lead 3-2, but Emerson was not to be denied. Jamie Huth and Bruce Goldman put two more in the back of the net to retake the lead 4-3. R.I.S.D. thought they took the lead for good when they made it i 5-4, but Tim Burton tied it up at 5. With three minutes left in the game Jason Bourgault turned a Jamie Huth pass into the game winning goal. Jason’s tally sealed their see-saw victory over R.I.S.D. Next year’s team looks to be even stronger as the Lions keep returning goal scorer Jason Bourgault and assist leader Jamie Huth. Even though Emerson will loose seniors Tom Tate, Jeff Poyant, Tim Burton, and Jim Marshall they look toward to their : returning lettermen and new talent. Although the team lacked many essential ingredients, they I clung together and were able to help next year’s team by setting i a good working example. This example vaulted the Emerson Hockey Team into a new and tougher league. “With the help of I athletic director James Peckham, Emerson will play in a NCAA Division III Small College League.’’ Quote = “With the help of Athletic Director James Peckham, Emerson will play in a NCAA Division III Small College League.’’ 104 Emerson’s goalie, Chris Kinch, stops a hot shot against Daniel Webster. (B.H.) Tom Tate breaks the puck out of his own end. (S.A.) FACEOFFi! (S.A.) Left to right: Coach Jack Stewart. Matt Labov, Jim Marshall, Chris Kinch, Eric Van Vlandren, Sean Littlefield, Jason Bourgault, Bruce Goldman, Tim Burton, capt. Tom Tate. (Alaina Pilotti) B.H. = Bryan Hoertdoerfer S.A. = Suzy Allaire 105 ( MEN’S BASKETBALL MEN’S BASKETBALL by Larry Potash UPS AND DUNKS Although the Emerson Men’s Basketball team had a disappointing 2-22 season, there were some bright days during this stormy year. Rayon Thomas was named to the Commonwealth Coast Conference All-star team, averaging over 24 points per game. Thomas scored a career high 40 points against Salve Regina and hit above his aver- age 7 times. Mike Isenberg, showing tremendous im- provement, averaged 9 points and 7 re- bounds per game. Mike scored a career high 23 points versus Mass. College of Pharmacy and was 10 for 11 from the field against Salve. Larry Potash scored a game high 23 points against U.S. Coast Guard Academy and helped the Lion hoopsters overcome a 38 point halftime defecit. Isenberg added 20 more, but it was not enough as top ranked Coast Guard snuck away with a 14 point win. Potash, who averaged 12 points and 8 rebounds a game, also scored a career high 27 against Wentworth. Sophomore Rich Cresta hit 4 of 6 three point bombs against Curry, as he collected his career high of 23 points. Cresta, who scored a game high 21 points against Roger Williams, averaged 9.5 points and 3.2 steals per game, and set an Emerson record of 1 1 steals against Coast Guard. Emerson finally broke into the win column with an 80-7 ' ' come from behind victory over Mass. College of Pharmacy. With Rayon Thomas (32 points, 12 rebounds) and Mike Isenberg (14 points, 12 rebounds) leading the way, the Lions overcame an eleven point halftime defecit with 52 points in the second half. Intense defense sparked the Lions as Thomas ignited for 25 points in the last 20 minutes. Tim McGrath scored 10 points, in- cluding six clutch free throws in the last four minutes to secure the victory. Emerson lost an exciting game to Salve Regina 102-87, despite shooting over 60% from the floor. Rayon Thomas, who rocked the Newport crowd with two thundering dunks, scored 29 points, while Mike Isen- berg iced 22 points and Cresta added 19 more. With no seniors graduating, Emerson Bas- ketball looks to improve upon their record next year. Along with outstanding coach Joe Delgardo the team should fair well in the Commonwealth Coast Conference. Quote: ‘‘Rayon Thomas rocked the New- port crowd with two thundering dunks and 29 points against Salve.” 106 THE BERKELEY 107 WOMEN’S BASKETBALL by Kendra Sherwood WOMEN COURT FOUR Another season of women’s basketball has passed by, but not without tribula- tion. The women Lions finished their sea- son at 4-20, with two of their victories over Mass. College of Pharmacy. The oth- er two wins were over Daniel Webster and Rivier, both on the road. The year began with 12 players and coach Neville. With the departure of Da- vid Neville before the first game, the team needed a new coach and found two in Ann Hudner and Bryan Hoertdoerfer. It wasn’t until the last game of the first semester that Emerson chalked up one in the win column. The game went down to the wire with Emerson prevailing 63-62 over Daniel Webster. The women hoop- sters were led by Suzy Allaire and Sa- mantha Rutherford, who contributed for the game winning points. With less than 15 seconds in the game, Allaire stole the ball and passed to Rutherford who sank the shot and drew the foul. Sam calmly sank the free throw to seal the victory. At the start of the second semester Emerson’s numbers shrank to 6. The de- parture of Rutherford left the point guard position open and Dianne Dirlam was called upon to take over. Now that the back court was set, the coaches focused on the front court. With freshman Sophie Hill and Charla Hymes starting, a lot of pressure was placed on senior foward Kendra Sher- wood. Freshmen center Merrilee Morrison added the dimension that was needed to produce a quality team. Because of the age and inexperience of more than half the team, the women Lions managed to win only three more games. The next victory saw Emerson defeat Mass. College of Pharmacy by 1 1 points. The leaders of the game were Dianne Dir- lam (21 points) and Allaire (18 points). After losing to Rivier at home by 24, Em- erson beat them in New Hampshire 60- 55. The score went back and forth the entire game, but last second clutch play- ing Suzy Allaire, Nancy Weisman, and Merrilee Morrison were the key to victory. Since Rivier was pressing, they left the forwards open under the basket. Allaire headily made a cross-court pass to Weis- man who layed it up for two points. When Rivier couldn’t score their turn down, Al- laire repeated the same play, but Morri- son scored the 2 points to put the game out of reach. Even though the team didn’t win many games they were led by Commonwealth Coast Conference All-star guard Suzy Al- laire (32 three-point shots, 34 steals, 59 assists, 66% free throw percentage, 20 points per game, and 408 total points), Dianne Dirlam (39 assists, 16 points per game, and 312 total points), Kendra Sherwood (87 rebounds and 6 points per game), freshmen Charla Hymes (88 re- bounds), Sophie Hill (58 offensive re- bounds), and Merrilee Morrison (22 blocks). The team, without question, will suffer from the loss of their three seniors, but have built a nucleus upon which they can grow. Ouote: “The team, without question, will suffer from the loss of their three se- niors.’’ loa Forward Sophie Hill pump fakes her opponent for two points. Point guard Dianne Dirlam directs the offense for the next play (B.H.) Shooting guard Suzy Allaire drives the lane and draws the foul for a three point play. (E.T. Roberts) Kneeling: Coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer, capt. Dianne Dirlam, Sophie Hill, capt. Suzy Allaire, Coach Ann Hudner Stand- ing: Nancy Weisman, Charla Hymes, Merrilee Morrison, capt. Kendra Sherwood, scorekeeper Diane Popik. (B.J.) B.H. = Bryan Hoerfoerfer 109 ILMEN’S SOFTBALL Suzy pitching one of her 14 games E.T. Roberts Shortstop Dianne Dirlam sets herself for action Maria Fernandez lets loose a big swing. First Row: Coach Jim Bradley, Suzy Lamonica, capt. Julie Baldasarre, Marianne Franco, Lisa Hahn, Coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer Second Row: Dina DaMo- re, Betsy Ventresca, Suzy Allaire, Margo Baker, Dianne Dirlam, Robin Raymond, Cara Mazzei Third Row: scorekeeper Diane Popik, Vera Beatty, Lisa DeHaan. E.T. Roberts Missing: Tanya Gould. S.A. = Suzy Allaire 110 EMERSON SPARKLES ON THE DIAMOND by Julie Baldasarre Emerson Women’s Softball team finished the 1988 season with a 4-10 record, but this was not indicative of their abilities. Had they all played to their potential, mentally and physically every day, Emerson could easily have been 10-4. The team had a total batting average of .398 and their on base average was over .500. The top hitters for the team were: Suzy Allaire (.708 batting average, 25 runs, 34 hits, and 26 stolen bases), Dianne Dirlam (.610 batting average, 25 hits, and 23 RBI’s), Maria Fernandez (.476 batting average, 9 stolen bases), Betsy Ventresca (.462 batting average and 18 hits), and captain Julie Baldasarre (.444 batting average, 16 hits and 2 RRI’s). Under the direction of converted baseball coach Jim Bradley and coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer Emerson defeated Wentworth, Salve Regina and Pine Manor twice, and lost four games by one run. “What turned their season around after losing three straight, one run games was their eeked out victory over Salve Regina.’’ The game started with Emerson batting as cold as the weather at the UMass field. However, as the day warmed up so did the Emerson bats. At the end of 2 V 2 innings Salve lead 4-1, but in the bottom of the third the Lions roared back with 4 runs on 4 hits to lead 5-4. Salve recaptured the lead scoring 3 runs in the top of the fourth. After one scoreless inning, Emerson chewed up Salve in the bottom of the fifth, lashing out 3 singles and scoring 6 runs, assuming an 1 1-7 lead. In the top of the seventh with the Lions holding on to a slim lead, and a woman on third and one out, shortstop Dianne Dirlam caught a line drive, then turned and threw the ball to third baseman Maria Fernandez for the third out and the 1 1- 10 victory. Although their fielding was sub-par, the spirit on the field kept the Lions alive. Along with Dianne Dirlam and captain Julie Baldsarre as outstanding fielders, the team will also miss seniors Margo Baker and Suzy Allaire, selected to the Northeast Intercollegiate Softball Conference, Allstar Team, and coach Bryan Hoertdoerfer. Quote: “What turned their season around after losing three straight one run games, was their eeked out victory over Salve Regina.’’ Ill MEN’S TENNIS Net Quite Yet by Phil White The 1988 Men’s tennis team consisted ot eight players, featuring four seniors: Co-captain, Tom McCrory, Co-captain, Bob Kirk, Dave Kovaleski, and Dan Ro- senberg. These seniors had played on the 1987 team, so each had been exposed to NCAA division III competition. Through their leadership, the Emerson tennis team managed to win two out of five matches. Joe Kanarek and Jason Bourgault were the two juniors on the team. They are expected to return to the team next year, accompanied by teammates Ed Capp, sophomore, and Matt Rice, freshman. These four will be a solid core for future Emerson Men’s tennis. Tom McCrory took the honor of playing as Emerson’s number one. He proved to be a tenacious competitor in defeating tough opponents from Anna Maria, Went- worth, and Salve Regina colleges. Each of these matches went the distance of three sets, but Tom always proved himself as victor. Suffolk University and Anna Maria Col- lege proved to be no match for Emerson this year as Emerson routed them by the scores of 6-3 and 7-2, respectively. Re- flected in these scores was the depth of the Emerson team. However, the team had rocky times against Wentworth and Curry, probably the stronger teams in the area. Both of these matches were played away during terrible April weather, but the wind and the cold affects all players on both teams. The last match of the season was the most disappointing of the season, mainly because only half the team could make the trip down to beautiful Newport. Salve Regina took seven of the nine points. On the positive side, Tom McCrory played his toughest match of the season by winning the third set in a tie breaker, 7-5. “Overall, the team proved that Emer- son can do well against area competition and that individual effort and talent can be appreciated even in a team loss.’’ Hopefully, Emerson’s tennis teams will gradually increase in strength each year, as this was only the second year for Men’s tennis at Emerson College. Quote: “Overall, the team proved that Emerson can do well against area compe- tition i Joe Kanarek returns a serve from Suffolk. (S.A.) Tom McCrory lets loose a serve. (S.A.) Jason Bourgault readies himself for action in doubles play (S.A.) Left to right: Matt Rice, Dan Rosenberg, capt. Tom McCrory, Joe Kanarek, Ed Capp, Dave Kovaleski, Jason Bourgault, capt. Bob Kirk, Coach Phil White. (S.A.) S.A. = Suzy Allaire 113 WOMEN’S TENNIS TENNIS ACES UP ONE by Marianne Franco As in all other sporting events, a ne A season means a new chance. The wom- en’s Tennis team had that chance, but finished the season at 1-6. Having tennis in the fall was advantageous because the summer left them in shape and fired up to play. With 14 signed up, the team dwin- dled down to four by season’s end. When it came time for the first match the team was without a coach, but Mrs. Peckham took over the reigns and lead the team to their first and only victory over Suffolk University. The Lion’s then helped their own cause by finding coach Sheila Smith before the next meet. With the ad- dition of coach Smith the team looked forward with enthusiasm, but heavier course loads and other commitments re- duced the size of the team. By midseason Emerson began to get discouraged having to start every meet with three matches in the loss column. Because the opposition had a full roster they were able to play with fresh players every match, whereas the Lion Ladies couldn’t. The team didn’t win anymore matches but put up a hell of a fight. Besides the 100% improvement of the team’s game, they managed to accom- I z It I ■ ■ « ' . mj ■?-. » I $ ' 7 ' Amanda Reindollar backhands a return to her oppo- nent. (S.A.) 1 14 Singles player Karen Wilkie attempts to lob one over her adversary. (S.A.) plish the more important task of being a team . . . they created a special bond between players and coach. With only the departure of senior Ken- dra Sherwood and part time player Suzy Allaire, the team looks to be stronger next year. Coach Smith can expect improve- ment from 5 returning lettermen and new recruits. Quote: “Besides the 100% improve- ment at the team’s game, they managed to accomplish the more important task of being a team!’’ Kendra Sherwood returns a long forehand. (S.A.) S.A. = Suzy Allaire AWARDS BANQUET 88 Mr. Peckham gives athletic speech. Betsy and Suzy receive Sottball trophies. Coach Hoertdoerfer hands out letters. Ann Hudner gives Basketball speech. Coach Delgardo honors Larry Potash. 115 EMERSON ATHLETIC AWARDS TEAM Baseball Soccer Women’s Tennis Ice Hockey Men’s Basketball Women’s Basketball Softball Men’s Tennis Golf MVP Tim Neverett Nick Klackow Barbara Layman Jason Bourgault Rayon Thomas Suzy Allaire Suzy Allaire Tom McCrory Tom Mannix COACH’S AWARD Matt Nichols Frank DeAngelis Marianne Franco Tom Tate Tim Burton Larry Potash Dianne Dirlam Margo Baker Dan Rosenberg Andy Wachowski 120 ♦ 1 . V f i L i % J r ! li I May we present the Class of 1988. Here they jare; the entire spectrum. On the following [pages you’ll see a group of individuals who ' express themselves in the most exciting, cre- ative ways. Karen Abatemarco 145 Barbara Ciraldo Kevin Galvin Maria Labarbera 143 Kerry Nutter 154 Kendra Sherwood 191 Lisa Adelman Jay Clark James Gandolfo 149 Dianne Lafleur 189 Julie O ' Brien 176 Kevin Shortsleeve 172 Abigail Aft Jennifer Clark 196 Sarah Gardner Hope Lake Kelly O’Brien 164 Christi Shutts Maryann Aiello 138 Kerry Clark Vivian Geary 188 Marsha Langer Peter O ' Clair 181 Shannon Sikes Daniela Alazrachi Robin Clarke 220 William Geerhart Kristin Laviano Mark O’Toole 170 Craig Silva 156 Suzanne Allaire 145 Dawn Clements 147 Christopher George 197 Amanda Lawson 152 Jacqueline Obre 203 Richard Silverberg Robert Allen 138 Cathy Clopper 160 Renee George 174 Beverly Lawson 161 Elizabeth Oehlkers 222 James Simon 192 Adelaide Allenbaugh 178 David Cohen Susan Gershbein 212 Leah Lawson 180 Barbara Ohrstrom Allison Sineni Patricia Altobell 215 Deborah Collins 174 Peter Ginsberg Karen Leddy Laura Olifiers John Skarr Tina Anderson 186 Maryellen Collins 164 Christopher Girard 179 Kendra Lee 185 Mark Oliva Michele Skettino Mary Angell 215 Tammy Coney 196 Alan Girelli Wendy Lement Kimberly Oliver 212 Barbara Skorupa Diane Anselmo 210 Donna Connolly 220 Christine Goggin Wendy Lerner Mark Oliver 222 Jonathan Smith 177 Debra Antonelli 210 Anna Constantinidou Jodi Goldberg Sheryl Leventhal 175 Dianne Olson M Kathleen Smith Maria Antonelli 145 Elizabeth Cooney Christine Golden 169 Todd Levigne Zoe Ostergren 203 Marilyn Smith James Ares 193 Danielle Coppes Andrew Goldman 180 Gregg Linde 201 Jeffrey Pachman Dianne Snyder 157 Craig Arnold 159 Michael Corcoran 168 Shira Goldman 150 Robeft Linscott 201 Jessica Pallingston Ben Soares Carolyn Assa Gayle Corn Inbal Goldstein Shelley Lippman Christopher Pallotta Steven Solomon 205 Susan Atkinson Karen Corrente 184 Wendy Govoni 142 Adriana Liscano Joseph Palombo Michelle Sommers 163 Elizabeth Baier Nancy Cotter Marylee Graffeo 197 Christopher Littlefield 181 Mary Pappas Cynthia Sperry 172 Margo Baker 217 Claire Crayton Cheryl Green Concetta Lomastro 170 Laura Parris 144 Douglas Sperry Julie Baldasarre 193 Catherine Creegan 223 Bonnie Greenberg 224 Matthew Louer 152 Lyn Pasquarosa John Spillane Stephen Baldwin David Crocco 160 Richard Groleau Jaime Lujan 212 Buddy Patterson Craig Spinale 173 Alison Bambery 210 Margaret Crohan 160 Paul Groshardt 216 Patricia Lund 212 Robert Paxson, Jr John Spingola Andrea Bard John Cronin Daniel Guss 197 Lisa Lundy Janet Peabody 191 John Starkey. Jr. 226 Ellen Bardsley Caroline Crosby James Gustin Line Lybo Deborah Pearl Christopher Stearns 182 David Barlow 220 Jacqueline Cruickshank Judith Gutman Peter Lydotes 189 Kathleen Pensel Russell Steele 227 Brett Barry Patrice Cunniff Michelle Gufmann Paula Lynch 139 Diana Perkins 171 Adam Stem Loretta Barry Jane Cunningham Karin Habert 169 Leslie MacPherson Wendy Perrotta Dawn Stergin 223 Marybeth Bates 193 Lisa Cusick 147 Nikoula Hadjigeorgiou Eitan Machover David Piacitelli 203 Richard Stewart Gary Battiston Kirsten Czupryna Jennifer Hagan Sue Maddocks Charles Picard 203 Paul Stickel Lisa Baxter Tevya Dale Lisa Hahn 161 Leslie Mainer 221 Todd Pierce 182 Laurie Stickels John Beardsley 194 Thomas Daly. Jr John Haig 169 lisaleena Makelainen Paul Pilavachi Marcella Stieglitz 206 John Becker 194 Michael Dangora Robert Haigh John Maliszewski David Pires Scott Stiffler 183 Russell Becker Elaine Daniels 220 Lorrie Hammond John Mancuso 170 Patricia Pizer Kenneth Stone 192 Nicola Bedder 194 Karen Daniels Pamela Haran Charles Mann 152 Ronald Porembski Henry Stonie 144 Kimberly Beebe Leslie Danza James Hardin 188 Thomas Mannix John Porio Robin Streichler Jay Beedle Heather Davis 221 Cedric Harmon 165 Danielle Marcella Theresa Pothier 171 Karen Stromberg 213 Jonathan Bekemeier Peter De Graaff 186 Thomas Harmon Lisa Marenghi 161 Erica Potter 204 Rebecca Sullivan 213 Lawrence Benjamin 194 Pierre-Gil De Henau Stephany Harris Estelle Margarones 189 Jeffrey Poyant 204 Jasmin Sung Jeffrey Benoit Elena De Molina 147 Charlotte Hartunian 188 Lisa Margeson 162 Robert Prentice John Supple Laura Bergeron Jean-Jacques Delmee Jill Hasluck 198 John Marino 189 Paula Prifti 155 Judith Surridge 177 Katrina Bergman 159 John Delutio Liana Hawes 150 Lisa Markowitz Carlyene Prince Jon Svetkey 227 Robert Berkowitz 145 Caren Demoulas Janet Hay 150 Elizabeth Marotta 201 William Proffitt Elizabeth Swam Colleen Berry Karen Depalma Suzanne Hay 198 James Marshall 190 Michelle Proyect Laura Swan 157 Silvia Betancourt Philip Deschamps 147 Mary Hayes Emily Martin 202 Gregory Pryor 162 Christopher Sylvester Cheryl Bigelow 184 Timothy Devlin 174 William Hays 225 Kathleen Martin Ellen Puglisi 155 Carol Sylvia 157 Cara Birrittien Shari Diamond Laura Heavilin Ann Marie Marzi Jennifer Quayle Thomas Tate 192 Robert Bishop Diane Dickey Raul Hernandez Mary Mastandrea Caroline Quinlan 204 Artemisia Taylor Bethany Blake 159 Suzanne DiGrammo 21 1 Marta Hinojosa 198 Charles Matheson James Quinlan III 155 Dean Tendrich 173 Andrea Bloom 146 Dominique Digregorio 148 Christiaan Hintzen Charlo Maurer Mary Ellen Raposa 162 Gina Terzini 157 Josef Blumenfeld 159 Mark Dincecco Michael Hochberg John Mauro Tami Ratzan Peter Theodoss Lauren Blush 184 Luce Dionne Nancy Hochman Virginia Mazzola Rob Reberge 222 David Thompson 206 John Blute 146 Deanna Dipietro 196 Justin Holbrook 150 Ann McCabe Claudia Reinhardt Errol Thompson 185 Sharon Bogue Dianne Dirlam 148 Betsy Holland 180 Edward McCafferty 185 Maria Repucci 139 Anne Throckmorton Susan Bonk Walter Dixon III 187 Mary Hollingworth Michael McCarthey 153 Tracy Reusch Henry Thunhorst Ronald Boston Adam Doenias Elizabeth Hooper 198 Lauren McClean 225 Michael Ricca 216 Janis Tindal 158 Kathleen Bowden 146 Thomas Donovan 148 Roland Houle 180 Thomas McCleary Jennifer Richman 163 Karen Tofte Patricia Bowen Rosemarie Dooley Karole Howland Christine McCoin 175 Andrea Ricker 155 Michelle Tomeo 206 Raymond Brackett 178 Kathryn Doran Amy Huff 151 Michael McCusker 181 Danny Rimas Nancy Torner Niyati Brahmbhatt Chris Doucakis 187 Parimala Inamdar Daniel McDowell Joyce Rines Evan Tritt Katherine Bray 210 Kathleen Drennan John lonata 199 Marianne McEvoy Chantal Ritter Abigail Trotter Ryan Breneman 21 1 William Driscoll Nancy Isaacson Matthew McGarry 176 Carlos Rivera Bonnie Truland 144 Marc Brice 195 James Dryden 184 Dana Isenberg Martha McIntosh Claudia Rivera Kimberly Tunnicliffe 178 Joshua Brickman 186 Kevin Duff Christopher Jackson Diane McKernan 225 Robert Roberge Brian Turner Barbara Brown 142 Terrance Duffy 148 Libby Jackson 199 Lauren McLean Michael Roberts Stephen Vara 214 Gary Brown 179 Marjolyn Duisterhof Frank Jaeckel Lea McNabb Gregory Robinson John Vasser Deborah Brownlie Alain Durocher Lisa James Francene McOuade Laura Rogers Joanne Veracka Ayesha Bulchandani Sheryl Dyer 21 1 Robert James 174 Lori Meads Katherine Rojas 191 Allyson Verdi 139 Byron Burgess 195 lyekoretim Edebiri Thomas Jennings 199 Donna Medugno 226 Michael Rosen 171 Jamie Vincent Meredith Burke Alexis Edwards 187 Jeffrey Jensen Shuvit Melamed Sarah Rosenberg 222 Stephen Vono Elizabeth Burton Janet Egan Sheila Jillson Richard Mellllo Beth Amy Rosenblatt Jennifer Wade 192 Christopher Byrne Stuart Egenberg 187 Ronald Johnson, Jr. 200 C Allen Mellinger Marc Rosenbush Mary Waggoner 214 Carmen Cacciatore 186 Roger Eichler 221 Jill Jones Elizabeth Meltzer Helene Rosenfield 182 Veronique Wallaert Wes Caefer 179 Rebecca Einhorn Erik Kaarla Kathleen Memmi 190 David Rousseau Edward Walsh 178 Nancy Caldwell Bethanne Elion Jamie Kageleiry Michelle Memory 153 Jeffrey Rovatti 204 Rosemary Walsh 217 William Callahan Nancy Ellis Barrie Kane 143 Wendy Mendenhall 143 Susan Rowell Ivy Ward 173 Darrel Caneiro 168 Grace Elson Carrie Kaufman Craig Merwitzer Timothy Rowell David Watson 183 Jodi Capeless 215 John Epeneter Richard Kaufman 151 Monica Meyer 153 Pamela Rubens Michael Weidman David Capellaro 168 Catherine Ericson Kara Kelley Anne Michaud Steven Rubin 191 Robert Weiner 183 Nicholas Caprio 160 Pamela Ericson John Kelly 200 Celerina Miguel 153 Robert Ruzensky 163 Linda Welby Kirsten Carbone Lon Eskowitz Lynne Kelly 151 Bradley Miller 190 Karen Rysanek 156 Eric Wells Sarah Carroll Cathleen Esposito Patrick Kelly Mark Miller Erik Sachs 213 Debbie Wheeler Pamela Casey Ellyn Evans 149 James Kenefick Denise Missry 154 Gary Sagendorf 163 Alicia Whitney Theresa Cassidy 223 Ruth Fainberg 211 Elizabeth Kennedy Bradley Mitchell Jeffery Sammon 213 Carla Wilkinson 158 Alan Casso Laura Farfaglia 188 Suzanne Kennedy 175 Robyn Moll 154 Judith Sandler Pamela Wilks 142 Jeffrey Caulfield 195 Renee Faulkner John Kenyon Neal Morman Ivan Saperstein 171 James Williams Louis Chabrier 179 Kimberly Fernandes Karen Keys 200 Jennifer Mullen Caroline Sarnoff Kelly Williamson Jessica Chadbourn Julie Fidler 161 Gina Kieslich 151 William Mullen Jerry Saslav 205 Catherine Willmott 227 Cynthia Chalfant 146 Christopher Flaherty Nadine Kijner Astrid Muller Berry Savenor 172 Jonathan Winograd 207 Maya Chandra Mary-Faith Flanagan 224 Michael King Gwyneth Murdock 202 Cynthia Schad 223 Christopher Wittke Margery Chapin Patrice Flashner Robert Kirwan 200 David Murphy Leslie Schiffman David Woods 214 Thomas Chapman Kathleen Flynn Thomas Kivett Matthew Murphy 154 Leslie Schipani 205 Caroline Wykoff 216 Jeffrey Chase Andrew Fone 169 Pamela Kmiec 143 Gregory Nagen 164 Rita Schlegel Carolyn Yaffe 214 Jie Chen Jeffrey Frame David Knapp Kenneth Nagle 164 Peri Schlossberg Gina Yarbrough 165 Richard Chetwynd Gary France Susan Knill 152 Robert Nardiello 181 Jessicateal Schneiderman 172 Barbara Young 207 Hong-Kyung Choi David Fraser 197 Lewis Kobrin 201 Kimberly Narekian 202 Susan Scholder 156 Julie Young 193 Susan Christiansen Brian Frazer Stephen Korpics 221 Matthew Nesto Tatiana Schreiber Jamie Zaban 144 Daphne Chuang 195 Kimberly Fredericks Thomas Kostigen Timothy Neverett 190 Heidi Schroeder Elena Zamora Randi Chudnow Carolyn Freyer 142 Diane Kounalakis Jeffrey Nichols 176 Jonathan Schwartz Sharon Zand Vincent Ciavatta Raymond Fuccillo 224 David Kovaleskl Matthew Nichols 170 Jeannine Selig 156 Victoria Zanghi 158 Francesco Ciccone Rachel Fuchel John Koziol 185 Cheri Nicolo 202 Eric Seyfert 182 Laura Zucco 207 Rodger Cilley Laure Gagnon Lori Kugell 138 George Nicopoulos Elizabeth Shaheen 176 Joseph Zukowski Lisa Cimmino 196 Sandra Galewski 149 Achara Kunavichayanont Michele Ninacs Dror Shalita Michael Zykoff 183 Elix Cinlron-Rosado Amy Gallagher 149 Kris Laatz 175 Rose Noone 226 Erik Sherman 177 Jan van der Lande 130 THE CLASS OF 88 132 COMMUNICATION DISORDERS 133 Maryann Aiello Comm Disorders Rob Allen Comm Disorders Lori Kugell Comm Disorders 134 Seniors Paula Lynch Comm Disorders Maria Repucci Comm Disorders Allyson Verdi Comm Disorders Seniors 135 136 h ' JutAi k-. COMMUNICATION STUDIES Pamela Wilks American Culture Barbara Brown Comm Studies Wendy Govoni Comm Studies Carolyn Freyer Comm Studies 138 Seniors Pamela Kmiec Comm Studies Wendy Mendenhall Maria LaBarbera Comm studies Comm Studies Seniors 139 Bonnie Truland Comm Studies 140 Seniors :! Suzy Allaire Ad Pr Maria Antonelli Ad Pr Seniors 141 John Blute Ad Pr Cyndi Chalfant Ad Pr 142 Seniors Philip Deschamps Ad Pr Dawn Clements Ad Pr Lisa Cusick Ad Pr Elena De Molina Ad Pr Seniors 143 w ' Dianne Dirlam Ad Pr Terry Duffy Ad Pr Dominique Di Gregorio Ad Pr Thomas Donovan Ad Pr 144 Seniors Ellyn Evans Ad Pr Amy Gallagher Ad Pr Sandra Galewski Ad Pr James Gandalfo Ad Pr Seniors 145 Shira GoWma " Ad P ' ' Liana Hawes Ad Pr Janet Hay Justin Holbrook Ad Pr Ad Pr 146 Seniors Ka o . O ' e Amy Huff Ad Pr Richard Kaufman Ad Pr Lynne Kelly Ad Pr Charlie Mann Ad Pr Susan Knill Amanda Lawson Ad Pr Ad Pr 148 Seniors Michael McCarthey Ad Pr Michelle Memory Ad Pr Monica Sherry Meyer Ad Pr Seniors 149 Robyn Moll Ad Pr Matthew Murphy Ad Pr Kerry Nutter Ad Pr 150 Seniors Andrea Ricker Ad Pr Seniors 151 Susan Scholder Ad Pr VCat® ' Ad P eK Jeannine Selig Ad Pr 152 Seniors Carol Sylvia Ad Pr Diane Snyder Ad Pr Laura Swan Ad Pr Gina Terzini Ad Pr Seniors 153 Janis Tindal Ad Pr Carla Wilkinson Ad Pr 154 Seniors Victoria Zanghi Ad Pr Craig Arnold Comm Business Katrina Bergman Comm Business Bethany Blake Comm Business Seniors 155 Comm Business Nick Caprio Comm Business David Crocco Comm Business Meg Crohan Comm Business 156 Seniors Julie Fidler Comm Business Beverly Lawson Comm Business Seniors 157 Greg Pryor Lisa Margeson Comm Business Comm Business 158 Seniors Mary Ellen Raposa Comm Business Rob Ruzensky Comm Business Jennifer Richman Comm Business ( Gary Sagendorf Comm Business Michelle Sommers Comm Business Seniors 159 Greg Nagen Comm. Poll ' . Law Maryellen Collins Comm. Poll. Law Kelly O’Brien Comm. Poll. Law 160 Seniors Gina Yarbrough Comm. Poli. Law Cedric Harmon Interdisiplinary Seniors 161 162 Mass Communications 163 [ ass David Capellaro Mass Comm Mike Corcoran Mass Comm 164 Seniors John Haig Mass Comm Seniors 165 Concetta Lomastro Mass Comm John Mancuso Mass Comm Matt Nichols Mass Comm 166 Seniors Diana Perkins Mass Comm Theresa Pothier Mass Comm Ivan Saperstein Mass Comm Seniors 167 Jessicateal Schneiderman Mass Comm Barry Savenor Mass Comm Kevin Shortsleeve Mass Comm 168 Seniors Ivy Ward Mass Comm Seniors 169 170 Seniors Robert James Broadcast Journalism Suzanne Kennedy Broadcast Journalism Kristine Laatz Broadcast Journalism Christine McCoin Broadcast Journalism Seniors 171 Matt McGarry Broadcast Journalism Jeffrey Nichols Broadcast Journalism Elizabeth Shaheen Broadcast Journalism 172 Seniors Erik Sherman Broadcast Journalism Jonathan Smith Broadcast Journalism Seniors 173 Judith Surridge Broadcast Journalism Kimberly Tunnicliffe Broadcast Journalism Edward Walsh Broadcast Journalism ■ Adelaide Allenbaugh Film Ray Brackett Film 174 Seniors Gary Brown Film Louis Chabrier Film Wes Caefer Film Christopher Girard Film Seniors 175 Andrew Goldman Film 176 Seniors Roland Houle Film Leah Lawson Film Betsy Holland Film Christopher Littlefield Film Michael McCusker Film Seniors 177 Todd Pierce Film TV Helene Rosenfield Film 178 Seniors Eric Seyfert Film Chris Stearns Film WELCOME TO THE i RNOLD ARBORETUM NFORMATION - EXHIBITS GIFT SHOP- RESTROOMS .• i Asgfrigi ' fil Pif ' Scott Stiffler Film David Watson Film TV Myke Zykoff Film Seniors 179 Cheryl Bigelow Print Journalism 180 Seniors [ ! I I i John Koziol Print Journalism Kendra Lee Print Journalism ) ri Errol Thompson Print Journalism Edward McCafferty Print Journalism Seniors 181 Peter de Graaff Radio 182 Seniors Walter Dixon Radio Chris Doucakis Radio Alexis Edwards Radio Stuart Egenberg Radio Seniors 183 Laura “LU” Farfaglia Radio Vivian Geary Radio James Hardin Radio 184 Seniors Peter Lydottes Radio Dianne Lafleur Radio Estelle Margarones Radio John Marino Radio Seniors 185 Kathleen Memmi Radio Bradley Miller Radio 5 I Janet Peabody Radio Kathi Rojas Radio Steve Rubin Radio Seniors 187 Jennifer Wade Radio 188 Radio Julie Young Radio James Ares TV Julie Baidasarre TV Seniors 189 " fit if. 190 Seniors Marc Brice TV Jeff Caulfield TV Daphne Chuang TV Seniors 191 Daniel Guss TV Seniors 193 Jill Hasluck TV Marta Hinojosa TV Elizabeth Hooper TV Suzanne Hay TV 194 Seniors John lonata TV Libby Jackson TV Thomas Jennings TV CS Shawn Jensen TV Seniors 195 196 Seniors Robert Kirwan TV Elizabeth Marotta TV Gregg Linde TV Robert Linscott TV Lewis Kobrin TV Seniors 197 Kimberly Narekian TV Cheri Nicolo TV 198 Seniors Chuck Picard TV Seniors 199 Jeffrey Poyant TV Leslie Schipani TV Steven Soloman TV Seniors 201 Marcella Stieglitz TV 202 Seniors Laura Zucco TV 9 Seniors 203 Theatre Arts Diane Anselmo Theatre Arts Debra Antoneili Theatre Arts Alison Bambery Theatre Arts Kathy Bray Theatre Arts w IQ: Ryan Breneman Theatre Arts Ruth Fainberg Theatre Arts Seniors 207 Sheryl Dyer Theatre Arts Suzanne Di Giammo Theatre Arts ' fT . yft? ' ' r Jaime Lujan Theatre Arts ' - ' K Patty Lund Theatre Arts Kimberly Oli ver j; ' Seniors Theatre Arts . --f ' . ti K ■ . - - Karen Stromberg Theatre Arts Rebecca Sullivan Theatre Arts Seniors 209 • v»- r— Stephen Vera Theatre Arts eve Woods Theatre Arts Carolyn Yaffe Theatre Arts Mary Waggoner Theatre Arts ■■ b- : Patricia Altoball Dance Jodi Capelesa Musical Theatre Katie Anpeli Musical Theatre fS Carrie Wykoff Musical Theatre 212 Seniors Michael Ricca Musical Theatre 1 Rosemary Walsh Theatre Education Ssniors 2 IS Margo Baker Theatre Education iW ' i David Barlow Creative Writing Robin Clarke Creative Writing Donna Connolly Creative Writing -■-7i a; 216 Seniors . Elaine Daniels Creative Writing -Jf Heather Davis Creative Writing Roger Eichler Creative Writing Stephen Korpics Creative Writing Leslie Mainer Creative Writing Seniors 217 ?i Elizabeth Oehikers Creative Writing 218 Seniors Mark Oliver Creative Writing Creative Writing Theresa Cassidy Professional Writing Catherine Creegan Professional Writing . : Seniors 2 1 9 Faith Flanugan Professional Writing Bonnie Greenberg Professional Writing 220 Seniors Lauren McClean Professional Writing Diane McKernan Professional Writing Seniors 221 Rose Noone Professional Writing ■r 1 " ' ' Donna Medugno Professional Writing 1 I I Jack Starkey jr . Professional Writing ’ . 222 Seniors Russell Steele Professional Writing Jon Svetkey Professional Writing Cathy Willmott Professional Writing Seniors 223 225 EMERSON COLLEGE ONE HUNDRED AND EIGHTH COMMENCEMENT 1988 COMMENCEMENT 1 ' i ■ ' V m 4 ,: :i L “ ■ 241 Congratulations To The MTS Graduates Of 1988: Debra Antonelli Ryan Breneman Jodi Capeless Jay Clark Bonnie Jean Truland Paul Hardt Patricia Lund Michael Ricca Katie Angell Carrie Wykoff Nancy Jean Torner Love, THE MUSICAL THEATRE SOCIETY 6l5tli TO TAKt OUT 35 Main Street, Andover 327 Essex Street, TEL. 523-3974 NINO’S PIZZA Lawrence ITALIAN SPECIALTIES - SUBS 475-8202 682-1892 79 CHARLES ST. 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