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Con ten ts Student Life 12 Sports 86 Organizations 130 Classes 210 A dministra tion and Faculty 232 Closing 262 Reflector Georgia Southern College Statesboro, Georgia 30458 " What walks on four legs in the morning, two legs in the afternoon, and three legs in the evening? " Morning What walks on four legs in the morning? " " The m orn ing of life is like the dawn of day, full of purity, of imagery, and harmony. " Chateaubriand Childhood shows the man as morning shows the day. — Milton Look upon every day as the whole of life, not merely as a section; and enjoy and improve the present without wishing, through haste, to rush on to another. — Richter 1 1 Student Life Reminiscences Of An Old Co-ed In the good old days of about forty years ago, when the heavy chain was pulled across the entrance to the campus (at that time about forty yards from the flag pole) and locked every night at eight o ' clock, and West Hall was boys and East Hall was girls — and the twain weren ' t supposed to meet — and Sanford and Lewis were not, and the post office and Library were in the Administration building, and the little store was in a cubby hole (and across from it, a barber shop) at the old side entrance to the Dining Hall — well, in those days boys were boys, and girls were restri It was a time without blue jeans . . .a time when sun-bathing was a " never on Sundays " and smoKing was forbidden on the Administration building ' s steps. Every student looked forward to dates, especially the freshman girls, because they were allowed just one a month. Bare feet and shorts were no-no ' s and talking from windows was considered cause for a major call down. Girls and boys caught lounging or sprawling on the grass by the ponds were severely reprimanded. No male and female could sit together in the library without written permission from their parents. Ah, the good old days at GSC. Student Life 16 Student Life Student Lite 17 1 8 Student Life Student Life 1 9 From ghoulies and ghost ies And four-legged beast ies And things that go bump in the night Good Lord deliver us They give us such a fright. Haunted House From October 27-30 the Program Planning Class ot the GSC Recreation and Parks Society held their annual Haunted House. The tundraising event was presented both to the community and to the GSC students. This year the event was held in the old Music Building on campus. Special eftects, including eerie music, strobe lights, and nets, were used to intensity the haunting mood. Student Life 2 1 Masq u ers Pre sen t The Korean War ended four years ago. But you ' ve been carrying a secret load with you ever since. You ' re a morphine addict. Now your wife is pregnant. (And she doesn ' t know your secret.) But your brother does, and you owe him a couple thousand. You owe your father, who is coming to visit. You owe your supplier, who is coming to collect. It ' s all coming down around your head. So now the real fighting begins. Of Rain " Nowhere else but in America could someone so little- known rise so fast and go so far. " Douglas Kiker NBC Today Show Correspondent WITH r ARTHRITIS 8 s , ' ? ' c r ° s Today ! Is This Cot-tuh Country? Or Grits And Politics Don ' t Mix By Susan Clary Georgia Southern, every student on your campus is a celebrity In fact, Southerners from Texas to Virginia to the farthest tip of Florida now hold nationwide acclaim We ' re an enigma, a " peculiar " people, a fascination from our pea-pickin ' drawl to Mother ' s fried chicken and grits. With the advent of Jimmy Carter, the South has become a national fad Northerners, and many Southerners were amused when Carter announced his candidacy But his hard drive to Madison Square Garden soon changed the " Jimmy who ' s " to admiring claims of a unified party and a sure-win candidate The South can ' t help but be a little proud. Like him or not, Carter ' s from home and the vision of a Georgian in the Oval Office soothes egos that have been battered too long But this sudden renown has caused a national interest bordering on the ludicrous Magazines, books, and TV documentaries delve into the eccentricities of the South and its people TIME magazine devoted 70 pages of its September 27 issue to " The South Today — Carter Country and Beyond " According to TIME, the South is " complex and contradictory, a mix of modern and ancient, traditional and futuristic " Carter has given us confidence and " an almost metaphysical feeling " that we are " moving at the heart of the world " Where is the rest of America moving 9 The issue presents a long-winded revelation of the " New South " from our Bible-belt Christianity to the fact that Savannah, Georgia, Montgomery, Alabama, and Lubbock, Texas hold the three highest murder rates in the nation It denies the stereotypes of " barrel-bellied redneck sheriffs and chanting, chaingang Negroes, " but glorifies " good ole boys " and Southern belles made of " magnolia and iron In Its attempt to eliminate stereotypes of the past it creates new ones that may be even harder to swallow The good ole boy sports nicknames like " Goober " and " Goat " and dresses up in decorated T-shirts and jeans He drinks gustily with his buddies and avoids women at mixed gatherings. In fact, TIME says, he " doesn ' t really like women except in bed " A portrait of the Southern male we can be proud of And did ycu know that a Southern lady is not pregnant, she is " in bloom " or " her bees are aswarming 9 " According to TIME, some of our most cherished idioms include girls being " ugly as homemade soup " or " pretty as a speckled pup, " rain " coming up a cloud, " and a good life " just a slide on a doughnut " We owe our changed society to the " spread of TV and the airconditioner, " and we ' ve been reunited with the North by " seeing the dreaded Yankees up close on the evening news. " New business opportunities are " cropping up like peanuts " We ' ve got tire companies in South Carolina, Swedish Volvo assembly plants in Virginia and Japanese zipper-makers in Macon, Georgia. We also seem to hold the copyright on evangelism Apparently the South abounds with perspiring camp meeting preachers and sheet metal signs along the roads warning of spiritual doom TIME calls this the " language of piety " Is it really Southern Religion 9 But the biggest fascination seems to be with the Southern dialect In an earlier issue TIME presented a glossary from " Cot-tuh Country " According to a writer from Baltimore and an editor from Brooklyn, " candit " is what Cot-tuh is, " fust " is where he hopes to finish; " sup- pah " is what a " Watt House " dinner would become, and " goo-buhs " are the last cose, of cose The South is unique, as is the North, the West, and the Southeast We ' re growing economically, spiritually, ecologically Maybe we need a little propaganda after years of being scapegoats, but we don ' t need to be the nation ' s newest fad. The fascination may fade if Carter is elected, but if it doesn ' t, we may be seeing Cot-tuh Country, U.S.A. What a prospect. Student Life 27 Speakers Come To Southern " Philosophy is the process which starts you thinking. It does not ask what is the problem, but asks the question behind the question. What makes you think the problem is a problem? " Dr. Gregor Sebba Professor Emeritus Emory University " I never expected anybody to go to the moo less be a part of an Ap Dr. " Jimmy Carter will be elected President in November. " 28 Student Life " Rape can happen to anyone, male or female, and it happens to both . . You are in more danger here (on a college campus) than you were at home. The atmosphere makes you feel secure, so you take short- cuts. " Carol A. Kope New York Deputy Sheriff Sex Crimes Investigator " There is no censorship of books in the German Democratic Republic (GDR) because we never distort a piece of art. " Horst explained that when courses in literature are taught, the works are analyzed from a Marxist point of view and the connections of art and reality are discussed. Ilde Horst Professor Teacher of American Studies at Humbott University in East Berlin Liberal Arts And World Of Work Conference " A liberal arts background is important, but not enough " surfaced as the theme of this April 1 conference. The aim of the conference was to have speakers and a panel discussion inform students of the value of a liberal arts degree after graduation. The speakers included Dr. David Spence, research associate for the Southern Regional Education Board; William S. Judkins, a vice president of Coca-Cola USA; and Dr. Prince Wilson, vice president of Atlanta University. The conc lusion 7 Business and higher education need to work together. Industry must help decrease the illusion that there ' s no place for liberal arts people and the educational world needs to give students more practical guidelines and skills. 30 Student Life " Every day ' s experience shows how much more actively education goes on out of the schoolroom, than in it. " Unknown Buc-Buc: A New Craze During winter quarter, Sweetheart Circle became the cen- ter ot a new sport, known as buc-buc. This new form of competition is between the men ' s dormitories. One team of men form a human chain by standing in a line and bending forward a full 90 degrees to grab each other ' s waist. The opposing team then sen d one member at a time to break the chain by leaping off their opponents ' backs. Before achieving success, a variety of leaps and bounds have been taken, meanwhile dissolving the crowd of spec- tators with laughter. Student Life Star buck and the Hamilton Movement Perform A dance-concert was held in the Hanner Fieldhouse dur- ing the fall of ' 76, featuring two talented groups, Starbuck and the Hamilton Movement. The Hamilton Movement performed first, setting the mood for Starbuck. Starbuck came onto the stage playing " Snap, Crackle, Pop " to a very enthusiastic crowd. During their performance they played two hits, " I ' m A Lucky Man " and " Moonlight Feels Right, " highlights of the evening. Student Life ' ' Stop The World, I Want To Get Off " Cary Jackson hides behind the mask of Littlechap — a self- serving, ambitious, rags to riches character. Amy Smith, the female principal of the show, parades first as Evie — then Anya — as well as llsa and Ginny. Four faces in one. Together they lead the chorus and clowns of " Stop The World, I Want To Get Off, " the Masquer ' s winter quarter production and only musical this year. 38 Student Life Student Lite . ' 39 Stephen Stills Gets Hot Stephen Stills appeared in a fall concert here at GSC dur- ing November. His performance, which truly displayed his musical talent, included rock, blues, and country. He sang to a full Hanner Fieldhouse in a typical Stills-style; how- ever, his soft music couldn ' t control his temper as eviden- ced by the verbal barbs he shouted at the audience during the concert. 40 Student Lite Student Life 41 CELEBRATION The Religious Activities Committee at GSC in conjunction with the First United Methodist and Pittman Park Methodist sponsored CELEBRATION II on the weekend of April 29- May 1 . The Pat Terry Group opened the weekend on Friday night with a concert in the Hanner Fieldhouse. " Spirit, " from Wesley Foundation performed prior to the Pat Terry Group. Saturday began with an informal concert by " His New Creation, " a singing and ministering group, and a general session of commitment followed by workshops throughout the day. The workshops were led by Audrey Campbell, a counselor in the guidance department of GSC; Jim Mcllrath, director of Youth Ministries of Perry United Methodist; Sylvia Evans of Valdosta who travels throughout the Southeast ministering in seminars and weekends; and Tom Beauregard, counselor for King ' s Kid ministries and personal manager for " His New Creation " of Winter Haven, Florida. Sunday morning " His New Creation " led a campus wide worship service to bring the weekend to a close. Also performing as a part of the weekend were Kevin and Nancy Murphy. 44 Student Life 46 Student Life Homecoming 77 at GSC began on Friday night, January 28, with a disco dance at Williams Center. Those who braved the cold winds Saturday morning to watch the homecoming parade were not disappointed as the various organizations on campus produced some interesting floats. Delta Zeta and Pi Kappa Phi won first place with their float " A Star is Born. " There were, in fact, many stars on hand for the festivities, including Mickey Mouse and Barbara and Kris. At the Eagle basketball game on Saturday afternoon Jonella Payne was crowned Homecoming Queen. Mimi Hazen, the 1976 Homecoming Queen, and President Pope Duncan crowned the Phi Mu representative during halftime activities. Student Life 47 48 Student Life Student Life 49 Black History Week — Speakers Highligh t Eight Days Of Ebon Identity " I would like to think that the movement of the 60 ' s, the work of Martin Luther King and other civil rights movements were responsible for opening many areas for blacks — such as fair housing law, public accommodation laws, and voting right laws. We have come a long way. " — Earnest Moore Administrative Aide to State Senator Sam Nunn " There are problems peculiar to minorities that need special attention. " — Jimmy Carter Director of Minority Student Affairs at the Medical College of Georgia 50: ; Student. Life " I have grown to understand that the function of the black artist is to assist in the psychic, political and economic liberation of African peoples, whether they be in the United States, the Caribbean, South America, or in the motherland, Africa. " — Vinie Burrows A New York poet who performed in " Walk Together Children ' ' There is " no way the black male or female can be free without the freedom of the whole race. We have been taught by our oppressors to hate each other. Blacks need to learn to love again. " — Dr. Nathan Hare Univ. of San Francisco Sociologist Psychologist " We must do more than just recognize ourselves as black. We must feel black and think black. We must be black. " — Dr. Nathan Hare Student U?e Puss 9 n Boots Once upon a time, in a fairytale, there was a poor boy named Jack whose only possession was a cat named Puss. Puss ' only possession was a pair of boots. These boots weren ' t magic, but they gave Puss plenty of confidence — enough to conquer an ogre, capture a castle, and help his master Jack marry the princess of his dreams. A happy ending always comes with a good fairytale. Alpha Psi Omega, a national dramatics honorary fraternity, performed " Puss ' n Boots " for the children of Bulloch County during spring quarter. 0% r 3fc 54 ' Student Lite January 18, 1977 For years GSC students have pleaded with the administration for an earlier, and extended, spring vacation. To lessen that putting the " brain to the grindstone " routine . . . to have two, two-and-a-half month quarters rather than one lasting five months . . . to be able to join their buddies in Fort Lauderdale for a week of fun and frolicking . . . Oh well . . . Someone heard those cries for release from a ho-hum existence. Release and relief fell from the sky in the form of little white flakes that showered the campus. Students ran in circles with their tongues hanging out, trying to catch some of those tasteless white buds. (No, it wasn ' t manna. It ' s called snow!) Ah, the snow was a welcome sight. No heat. No school. It turned brother against brother in the scramble for snowballs, icicles, and strategic pelting positions on key buildings. The dreary winter that had pushed everyone inside under bundly blankets was transformed into a white magnet that drew all the students together. The wished for vacation . . . better early than never. Student Lite SI Art League ' s 1977 Student Show Three " Best of Show " awards were presented at the GSC Art League ' s 1977 Student Show. The primary category winners were Katharine Durham for painting, Lupe Hutchinson for weaving and Michael Jones for sculpture. Joseph Perrin, selected juror and head of the Georgia State art department, noted that this year ' s entries compared favorably to those in a graduate level art showing that he judged last year. Perrin said that he was unable to select one piece as " best of show " because " you can ' t compare apples to pears. " His resulting rec- ommendation was that the award be shared between the three strongest areas. Winners in the other categories were Nancy Lowe (drawing), Carol Marsh (printmaking), Brent Russell (photography), and Mindy Mein- ders (ceramics). 58 Student Lite BETH OVERTON CROWNED MISS G.S.C. Twenty-three girls were entered in the 1 977 Miss GSC pageant, which has become a tradition at Georgia Southern. The theme of this year ' s pageant was " Dreams! " And a dream came true for Beth Overton that Saturday night when she was crowned as the title holder for 1 977. She was sponsored by Alpha Delta Pi sorority. To emcee the show, Dellis Heath, director of the event, chose Kerry Loudermild, and as a special attraction, Sandy Adamson, Miss Georgia, was hostess. Black Day At The Red Dog Saloon For the second consecutive year, the Masquers presented a dinner theatre. " Black Day at the Red Dog Saloon " was a " good-guy, bad-guy " oriented play, involving plantation owners, slaves, and, of course, a pretty damsel in distress. Darryl Rhoades and the Ha Ha Vishnu Orchestra blew into Statesboro and played before an overflow crowd at GSC ' s Williams Center. The madcap presentation of take-offs on contemporary tunes, " original " originals, and assorted choreography and gimmickry gave the audience an experience to be remembered. 64 Student Lite Student Life 65 G.S.C. Loses A Landmark. The old water tower, once located behind the administration build- ing, is now just a legend to those who climbed and autographed it. After a week of disassembling and removing the parts, the campus was left bare of one of its " landmarks. " Many expressed relief that the unused tower was finally removed, but others felt slightly sad. Whatever their reaction, the removal of the water tower did not go unnoticed by the students of Georgia Southern. 66 Student Life April In New York For the fifth year in a row, Georgia Southern sent student delegates to the Model UN convention in New York City During one week, over two hundred colleges ' and universities ' delegates gather for this program, designed to simulate the workings of the United Nations. This year, the fifteen GSC students attending had to learn the political, social, economic and foreign policies of their designated country — in this case Algeria They were also expected to participate in ten Model UN committees. The challenge of representing a particular country is tied to the depth of its involvement in world affairs. Algeria, an active member of the Arab League, is involved in Middle East politics as well as in the regional system of North Africa. 1 Student Lite 70 Student Life Th e Preserva tion Hall Band Brings New Orleans To Southern On the city map, Preservation Hall is at 726 St. Peter Street in New Orleans, Louisiana. But hearing them that night it made you teel that Mardi Gras belonged to Statesboro just as much. The jazz band musicians, all now in their 60 ' s, 70 ' s or 80 ' s have been playing their music for halt a century. They learned from masters like Buddy Bolden, King Oliver, Kid Ory and Jelly Roll Morton. Sometimes their jazz sound conjured up visions in black and white. You saw dusty rooms with glistening faces seen vaguely through the campfires of countless cigarettes. The shadows of lovely dark- haired ladies floated on the walls behind the drinking, card-playing listeners. But most of the time the sound was alive. Here. Now. And those who played it were as young as the music. Ageless. Preservation Hall — come back again. Bizarre Bazaar Reminiscent of a medieval traders ' market (where one man ' s trash could be another man ' s treasure) the Bizarre Bazaar, sponsored by WVGS, attracted students from on and off campus with the chance of selling unwanted books, albums, and clothes, rather than throwing them away. With awards offered for the most " bizarre " costume, many of the buyers and sellers appeared in the apparel of supermen and wizards — while others just came as themselves to watch, talk, and take part in the William Center picnic offered that afternoon. 72 Student Life 74 Student Life Student Life 75 76 Student Lite Almost Anything Goes The Residence Hall Association (RHA) sponsored the first Anything-Goes contest in May for the dorm residents at GSC. The students were divided into teams by residence halls. Since not all of the dorms participated, there were only six teams in all. These six stalwart groups of competitors clashed in such varied events as " The Great Canoe Switch, " " Tug-of- War, " " Special Obstacle Course, " and a wheel barrow race around Sweetheart Circle. Student Life 77 Hon ors Day Honors Day was a new experience for everyone this year. Instead of the traditional luncheon honoring just a few of the students, an early morning reception for every honored student and his or her parents was given in the gallery of the Rosenwald Building. The location of the convocation itself was also switched from unairconditioned McCroan Auditorium to sunny, breezy, Sweetheart circle. This year, for the first time, two students tied for the Alumni Association Scholarship Award: Linda Kay Canter (Education) and Harry Kirksey Hogan (Biology). This award is presented to the senior that has the highest scholastic average of those who have done all their college work at GSC. Dr. Perry Cochran of the history department was named as GSC Professor of the Year for 1 977. This is the third year in a row that a member of the history department has been so honored. SHU 78 Student Life Who ' s Who Among Students In American Universities And Colleges Susan Annette Ambrose Susan Louise Clary Robert Charles Holley Estelle Roth Diane R. Capelli Sally Collins Carolyn Eudene Johnson Marshall E. Turner Russell B. Cason Salley Jean Hester Laura Brook Rice Columbus G. Walden, III Constructive Leadership Unselfish Service Maria Josepha Andrews Lovett Bennett, Jr. Roger William Biedenbach Cheryl Yvette Bland William R. Cary Michael Thomas Coker Martha Jane Fauld Linnes Finney, Jr. Charles A. Harden Dellis Heath Andrea Virginia Henning Raymond Marshall Hyser Patricia G. Leapheart Mary Theresa Mallard Betsy Kay Martin Stephane Dawn Morriss William R. Parker Pamela A. Patterson Brenda K. Pettus Rhonda Roach Guy G. Sayles, Jr. William Asbury Stembridge, Jr. Special Awards THE ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLASTIC AWARD — NATIONAL SECRETARIES ASSOCIATION AWARD • Linda Kay Canter and Harry Kirksey Hogan Donna Rinehart ALPHA PSI OMEGA DRAMA AWARD — Karin Barile BIRD-BRANNEN SCHOLARSHIP AWARD — Virginia L. Summerour DELTA SIGMA PI AWARD — Maria Josepha Andrews FREDERICK W. TAYLOR AWARD — Ronald Nelson King FOREIGN LANGUAGE AWARDS: FRENCH — Lynne Hartley GERMAN — David Vassar SPANISH — Mike Paradice HOME ECONOMICS ASSOCIATION AWARD — Carla Helbert and Karen Lord KAPPA DELTA EPSILON SCHOLARSHIP — Andrea Virginia Henning KAPPA DELTA PI AWARD — Janet Kay Lee and Ann Faulkner Paine MUSIC AWARDS: SIGMA ALPHA IOTA DEAN ' S HONOR AWARD — Donna Maria McCarthy SIGMA ALPHA IOTA EXCELLENT SCHOLARSHIP AWARD — Heidi Lou Dickson NATIONAL ACCOUNTING ASSOCIATION AWARD — Carolyn Eudene Johnson NATIONAL BUSINESS EDUCATION AWARD — Loretta Chastain OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT IN ENGLISH AWARD — Diane Cappelli OUTSTANDING SENIOR PRINTING MANAGEMENT AWARD — Hollie J. Bowles PHI KAPPA PHI OUTSTANDING JUNIOR AWARD — John Edward Martin PHI KAPPA PHI OUTSTANDING SOPHOMORE AWARD — Virginia Anne Franklin PHYSICAL EDUCATION AWARD — Lonnie Lee Harris PI OMEGA PI AWARD — Carolyn Eudene Johnson PSYCHOLOGY AWARD — Vally M. Sharpe SOCIOLOGY AND ANTHROPOLOGY OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENT AWARD — Debrah Ann Hunley S. S. KRESGE MARKETING AWARD — Cheri Smith T. J. MORRIS MIS AWARD — Kathleen M. Schmidt U.S. GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE INTERN AWARD — Carla Berry WALL STREET JOURNAL AWARD — Cathryn Aliese Price 80 Student Life Excellent Scholarship — 4.0 iobert Walton Beecller o Ann Boatnght athleen Cleora Brannen .illy Ray Brooks lancy Maree Cannon Linda Kay Canter Elizabeth Ness Croom Michael Carl Deal Agatha Durden John Charles Floyd Virginia Anne Franklin Mariorie Teressa Frazier Harry Kirksey Hogan Frances Dunaway Jackson John Edward Martin Edith Kathryn McCoy Norma Jean Quintern Reed Ruth Settles Robert Nathan Smelley, Jr Garnett Edward Zeagler, Jr. Excellent Scholarship — 3.50-3.99 3hn Frank Adkins, Jr. ynthia Ruth Akers ary Lynn Alderman avid Lawton Aldrich iane Sylvia Allgood imothy Jay Amidon eorgie Earl Raymond Andrews laria Josepha Andrews aul Ellis Andrews ancy Jane Arnett arol L. Atkinson ary Altred Bacon elly Jervais Baker ecky Carole Baldwin helagh Barker urton Blaksley Barmore ary Doyle Barrett ary Michael Beaudreau onna Lynn Bennett aria Anne Berry avid Thomas Blackburn athenne Elizabeth Blough ay Elaine Blount ebecca Mane Blount anice Boatnght •ed Charles Bombelyn ay Lynn Botteicher nomas Kenneth Bowles onna Tootle Boyett athy Lynn Bradl ordell Lee Bragg, III ' ilbur C. Bragg, II Dger Gary Branch, Jr. ecil Baxter Bray, III jsan Patricia Brooks eanna Brown annie Dean Brown atricia A. Brown atricia Reid Brown ' illiam Thurmond Brown, Jr. cki R. Browning jann Bruce onrad Stephen Brunner aarryl Ann Bryan avid William Buie arbara A. Bunkley acky Ann Burkhalter vinton B. Burkhalter, III jyce Elaine Butler abra Carol Byrd aryl Lyneve Cain " lomas Carlton Cain argaret Elaine Campbell loria Darlene Canady Ivia Jan Cantrell ager Dennis Capehart ane Rose Cappelli aren Teresa Carpenter mstopher Drew Carswell aborah Ann Carswell aather Maude Carter attie Joe Carter jssell Bradley Cason ager Lee Catron athy Lynn Clark jsan Louise Clary lomas Benjamin Claxton ardonna Clements jsan Lynn Cliburn mothy Fredericks Coen ances Angela Collield ichael Thomas Coker atty Jackson Collins aborah Irene Cook aborah Dynn Cowart on Robert Cox amela Jo Crenshaw amela Gay Crooke narles Meredith Dalziel aal Kenneth Daniel jssell Kevin Daniel abert Joseph Dannacher grid Luise Davis jndra Deal Lori Taylor Dean David Edgar Deas Keith Joseph Degi Joy Lynette Deloach James McPhail Dewar Heidi Lou Dickson Nancy Lynn Doremus Leslie Kathryn Douglas Donna Anne Dowling Gary Weldon DuBois Dawn Angela Duckworth Carol Anne Duford Perry Anthony Duggar Lori Allen Duke Ivos Elaine Dukes Kathenne Maxwell Duncan Leigh Pratt Durrence Melanie Rose Durrence Kathy Laraine Dyal Nils H. Dybwad Mary Frances Engle Lydia E. Mock Evans David Morris Ewing Laura Ann Exley Margaret Ezell Michael Ray Fancher Bruce James Farmer Susan Elaine Faulk Victor Joseph Fetter Elaine Fletcher Fowler Cynthia Suzanne Franklin Sherry Lynn Fraser Sharon Lynn Futrell Hala Clarice Gaines Martha Lynne Gibson Stephen Michael Glazier Donna Marie Gordon John Charles Gore Joel T. Gossage, Jr. Benjamin Blanton Gray Cheryl Leslie Groves Daniel Guimond Anna Kaisa Haavio Michael Ray Hagan Susan Marie Hall Vicki Karen Hall Deborah Anne Herper Lonnie Lee Harris James Michael Hartley Vicki Jean Hartley Willard Robert Hartman, Jr. Polly Brock Hay Jams Leigh Hayman Caroline Cornelia Hembel Andrea Virginia Henning Joseph Fulton Herndon Debra Anne Hester Salley Jean Hester Mary Catherine Hickman Tabatha Moxley Higgs Deanne Amelia Hilderbrandt Vicki Emitie Hill Robin Elaine Hilley Cheryl Lyn Hinely Robin Ann Hinton Stephen Elliott Hodges Jessica J. Hoenick David Glynn Hood Debra Diane Hooten Kevin Walter Horn Cynthia Lou House Sherry Denise Howard Albert David Huber, Jr. James Bradley Hughey Jacquelynn Leigh Hulsey Deborah Ann Hunley Ronald Roscoe Hutchins Raymond Marshall Hyser, Jr. Sharon Mane Jackson Jody Ann Jacobs Julie Elaine Jancse Carolyn Eudene Johnson Deborah Johnson Gerald Griffin Johnson, Jr. Jane Simpson Johnston Mary Patricia Jones Michael Scott Jones Joanne Marie Jordan Patricia Jane Keadle Donald Franklin Kennedy Lisa Henree Kenworthy May Sheppard Kimbrough Ronald Nelson King Gary Stephen Kinsey Linda Lucille Kirkman Walter Sylvester Knight Janet Kay Kohen Brenda Joyce Landing James Edward Lantz, Jr. Linda Lariscy Janet Kay Lee Billy Lane Lewis, Jr. Lynn Sands Lewis Sarah Elizabeth Lewis Eugenia K. Lord Jo Ellen Lowery Dianne Marie Lowman Karen Voncile Lynch Diane Kennedy Lynn Julie Elizabeth Mabry Glimar Lee Maddox, Jr. Kathryn Bagby Mangascie Jimmy Paul Marsh Nancy Evelyn Martel Clara Mae Martin Mark Randall Martin James Bernice Matthews Darlene William McAlhaney Brenda Joyce McElreath Jane H. McGibony Karen Hardie McLeod Jean Angela McMahan Jennifer Lynn Fulford McNeal Freida Bailey McRae Robin Elaine Melton Anna Merle Milford Juanita Dianne Mincey Faith Elaine Mitchell Dianne S. Mixon Catherine Anne Monfee Michael Mark Montonara Helene Carrie Morgan Janet Maxine Morris Donna Jean Moss Lee Ann Mueller Lindy Mulligan Mark Robert Murphy Eileen Elizabeth Neubaum Mary Catherine Newbern Mary Ann Moore Newton Paul Keller Newton, Jr. Tammy Faye Nitschke Lisa Sue Nobles John Steven Odom Martha Anne Odom Melba Mane Odom Phillip Ray Olds Joyce Lorraine Palmer Willard Terrell Parker, Jr. Sharon Louise Parson Kimberly Grace Patrick Pamela Ann Patterson Manlee Jean B. Peed James Lucian Pentz, III Ina Elizabeth Prescott Cynthia Beth Price Robert Lewis Priestley David Martin Quattlebaum Alfred Asbury Quillian, Jr. Benjamin Franklin Rabitsch Ginger Morris Ramsey Cathy Annette Rawlins Alfred Leon Ray Patricia Lynn McMillan Reed Albert Jackson Reeves Sandra M. Reville Brenda Jean Rice Norman Leroy Riley, Jr. Judy Elaine Riner Rhonda Lou Roach Crystal Elizabeth Robbins Susan Lynn Robinson Sandra Flossie Rogers Steven Michael Rogers Janet Louise Rood Samuel James Rowan, Jr. Robin Denise Rowe Eloise Rozier Emily Kay Russ Brent Da Dilva Russell Guy Gaines Sayles, Jr. Kathleen Mane Schmidt Treacy Ann Schuyler Susan Kay Scoggins Wilehmena Suggs Scogins Michael Alexander Scott Mary Annette Seagraves Phyllis Anita Sharpe Vally Marie Sharpe Gregory Alan Shearouse Constance Lorrai Sheppard Mary Angela Shipman Mary Jane Shirreffs Vanice Horace Sikes, Jr. Billie Sue Wood Simmons Scarlet Vickie Simmons Billie Kay Smith Cheri Sue Smith Emory Powers Smith, III Jeffrey Andrew Smith Jack Dean Sparks Joseph Daniel Speight, Jr. Glenn Morris Stafford Henry Burgay Staley, Jr. Theresa Lynn Stephens Barbara Jean Stevenson Rose Elaine Stewart Rebecca J. Suggs William Newsom Summerlin Virginia Lynn Summerour Robin Jennifer Swain Marsha Swindell Trent Skaar Tadsen Cindy Jane Talley Marcia Kay Tanner Charles Phillip Taylor Kristy Lyn Taylor Suzanne Taylor Dona Suzette Tedford Barbara Lampman Thames William Larkin Thoma Anita Kathleen Thomas Carol Jean Thomas Janice Mane Thompson Susan Regina Tillman William Perry Tindol, Jr. Cheryl Teressa Turk Amanda S. Turner David Paul Vassar Columbus Goodman Walden Ginger Kay Walker William Hall Wallace, Jr. Janey Norman Warner Jan Mane Welch Patricia Gail Westbrook Helen Gillian Westhead Susan Jean Wheatley Judith Lanara Whiddon Julia Elaine Whiting Patricia Gainous Wilcher Sheri Lynn Wilkes James Roger Williams Patricia Jean Williams Raymond Harry Williams Andy F. Williamson Christy Lynn Wilson Sharon Kaye Wilson Terresa M. Winge Mary Kathryn Woodward Cindy Elizabeth Wooiey Serrell King Zeigler Chester H. Zettler Student Life 81 84 Student Life Cold Poi TEAM SHOT — 1st Row: Mark Miller, Scott Muse, Larry Peake, Jeff Barnett, diver. 2nd Row: Coach Buddy Floyd, Dave Hodges, Marque Lett, Mark Robinson, Andy Cowart, Jane Reudebusch, Team Manager An unheated pool kept the men swimmers ashore for a large part of the season, as they managed a 4-2 season record. The team lost seven swimmers to graduation last year, and were faced with rebuuilding the program. Swimmers Andy Cowart and Mark Miller, and diver Jeff Barnett performed admirably. The women swimmers, coached by Debbie Dowdy, broke six school records, despite their 2-5 season. 90 Swimming bbreviates Season Disappointing Season Ft Polo Team Seniors Tom Pecht and Bruce Pawloski led this year ' s water polo team that started out strong, defeating Vanderbilt and Florida State, as they won their first four matches. But as the season progressed, the team slowed down considerably and wound up with a 5-4 record. Coach Buddy Floyd ' s squad placed 6th in the Yale Invitational, remaining one of the Southeastern powers in water polo. Water Polo 93 Steadily Improving The GSC Women ' s Gymnastics Team, in only its second year of competition, managed to break even, winning three of six meets and showed promises of becoming a sound team, with more experience. TEAM SHOT — 1st Row: Betsy Hobson, Angela Fouts 2nd Row: Cathy Lowry, Gail McFetridge, Gail Johnson, Lynn Carrollton, Tonya Baird. 3rd Row: Lyn Harper, Rhonda Wilson, Lisa Crane. 4th Row: Janet Hughes. 94 Gymnastics Stanley Qualifies For NCAA Championships A third place finish in the Peach State Invitational highlighted the 77 gymnastics season that included big wins over Texas and North Caroline State en route to a 5-4 season. Eagle gymnast Bob Stanley placed 1 5th in the sidehorse competition at the NCAA Championships at Temple, Arizona. TEAM SHOT — Daryl Bragg, John Bonefest. Roger Beidenback, Bill Thomas, Kenny Compton, Bex Birkmeir, Terry Stomph, Wendall Story, Tim Ward, Gary Barkalow, Bob Stanley, Coach Ron Oertley Gymnastics 95 96 Gymnastics Gymnastics 97 Eagles Soar Sophomore forwards Kevin Anderson and Matt Simpkins provided the consistent punch as they led this year ' s successful basketball campaign that ended with sixteen wins against eleven losses. Anderson ' s last-second shot providing an upset of Old Dominion and the victory over then 1 8th ranked Southern Illinois University, were two of the more exciting moments of the season, as the Eagles won eleven of thirteen homes games. Next year ' s team will be without the talents of seniors Pat Blenke and Billy Sandifer but the three sophomores and two freshmen that finished the season as starters will be around. i AH - " x ' - m M M TEAM SHOT — 1st flow: Margret Terry. Debra Linebarger Penny Crittenden. k 4 m Pam Baker. Beth Clark 2nd Row. Ed Matthews. Assistant Coach. Mary Hagen MaryLou Garrett. Donna Moss. Benarda Baker. Marie Quinn. Linda Crowder. Head Coach Women Score 100 Points In Win Over Madison After four years of intercollegiate competition under the coaching of Linda Crowder, the GSC Girls Basketball Team won a respectable twelve games against nine losses in a season t « filled with determination and togetherness. Pam Baker continued her annual scoring and rebounding leadership and veterans Donna Moss and MaryLou Garrett, along with freshmen Renarda Baker and Debra Linebarger added aggressive play during the season Bos e French ' s Fencers Foil Foe The GSC Fencing Club ended another strong year, winning most of the events in their own tournament, the Geoff Elder Open, and taking top places in the Georgia Intercollegiate Championships held in Athens. The Fencing Club is not sanctioned by the Athletic Dept. , but receives funds through the Central Coordinating Committee. TEAM SHOT — 1st Row Sheila Morgan, Steve Coffey, Randy Weitman. Mark Wood, Janet Smith 2nd Row Missey Mallard, Jane Faulk, Miriam Herndon. John Anderson. Derek Smith. Monica Baker 3rd Row: Dan Mayfield, Gary Bacon, Pat McClellan, Steve Poloney, Dr Frank French, Advisor 106 Fencing Fencing 107 Women Participate In The AIAW Regional Tournament The AIAW Regionals were held in Tallahassee, Florida this year. The Lady Eagles participated although they finished the season with a 6-9 record. Paula Westmoreland played in the number one position all season. Left to Right: Kim Mosley, Paula Westmoreland, Kay Shelley, Frankie Moffett, George Shriver — Coach, Connie Barrow, Jeri O ' Neal, Amy Haugabook, and Jan Lowe. 108 Tennis Eagles Place 2nd, Behind Georgia, In State Championship The Georgia Southern Tennis Team enjoyed one of its finest seasons, ever, this season, as they amassed 1 9 wins against only 5 setbacks. The successful year can be attributed to the aggressive playing of senior leaders, Danny Gladman and Jimmy Henson, and the rapid development of freshman talent, Paul Groth and Greg Wheaton. The season was capped with fine performances in the Ga. State Intercollegiate Championship held in Athens, where four Eagles emerged to the quarter finals, Danny Gladman losing a tough three-setter in the finals. TEAM SHOT — 1st Row: David Euwing, Doug Hall. 2nd Row: Coach Joe Blakenbaker, John Hanke, Jimmy Jordan, Greg Wheaton, 3rd Row: Paul Groth, Peter Hull, Jimmy Henson, Andreas Koth, Danny Gladman. Tennis 1 09 Golfers Place First In Governor s Cup Invitational GSC was once again one of the top independent golf teams in the country. They finished in one of the top five positions at each Invitational and First in the Governor ' s Cup. They also went to the NCAA Tournament for the sixth consecutive year. Left to Right; Mike Cooney, Al Fortney, Steve Waugh, Chip Pellerin, Gerry Summa, Ken Krieger, Pat Lynn, Toby Chapin, Joey Kaney, Jack Snyder, Buddy Alexandr — coach. Eagles Post 37-25 Season With only one returning starter from last season ' s 36-1 9 edition of Eagle baseball, Coach Jack Stallings ' 1 977 GSC team featured many new faces. Junior catcher Tom Kuzniacki was the lone starter of the ' 76 club and provided a solid foundation behind the plate. Pitchers that could have been labeled as marginal last season improved considerably. The defense seemed to have tightened up also. The replacement of several starters didn ' t hinder the team as they wound up the ' 77 season with 37-25. Front Row: Tom Smith — Trainer, Jack Stallings — Head Coach, Chip Gray, Steve Rum, Steve Wood, Jimmy Hoover, Eddie Rodnquez, Chris Nixon, and Larry North — Manager. 2nd Row: Mike Lane — Assistant Coach, Bob Laurie, Scott Hall, Randy Childress, Sergio Crego, Terry Mixon, Randy Hodges, Bill Steidl, Rick Faircloth, Eddie Fischer, Steve Nichols — Assistant Coach, and Roger Smith — Assistant Coach. 3rd Row: Marshall Smith — Student Trainer, Larry Bryant — Assistant Coach, Carl Gardner, Jimmy Matthews, Tom Kuzniacki, Alan Willis, Keith Toler, Marshall Justice, Dave Ladd, Gary Givens, Mark Strucher, Gerald Hynko, and Arnold Wilhoite — Student Trainer. Baseball 1 1 5 116 Baseball Baseball 1 1 7 WATER POLO WOMEN ' S GYMNASTICS r-j r) - n pi n t 1 1 l y Opponent We nriprhiilt 1 s R u Jacksonville State and Florida 9tatp 1 n 1 Mississippi State drd r IUF IUd O la Lc 1 fi I D A H St. Leo College 1 05 T ale II ivliauui lal Winthrop 1 06 Trinity 16 21 South Carolina i i I MIT 8 6 University of Florida 101 Yale 10 21 The team placed third in the Richmond 8 12 State Tournament Florida State 10 11 GOLF Florida State 13 17 The Placir MEN ' S SWIMMING ft Opponent College of Charleston Wake Forest Augusta Emory University of South Fla. Albany State Southern Intercollegiate Championships We 65 45 68 75 42 62 Did not place Opponent Brenau Relays Florida State College of Charleston Brenau Columbus College Emory Auburn Southern Intercollegiate Championships Region III AIAW They 47 67 41 53 79 50 WOMEN ' S SWIMMING We 7th 42 43 72 68 66 46 Did not place 3rd They 83 88 75 33 50 83 Pinehurst Inv. Palmetto Inv. Furman Inv. Auburn Jr. -Sr. Chris Schenkel Inv. Governor ' s Cup Southern Intercollegiate NCAA Tournament Opponent MEN ' S GYMNASTICS We 154.75 Individual Competition 51 41 41 3r 2n 1 161 141 North Carolina State Mid West Open Peach State Invitational 3rd Jacksonville State Univ. 1 76.0 Georgia Tech 176.55 Citadel 175 Univ. Texas 190 Houston Baptist Univ. 1 90 Ball State Univ. 183 Gymnastic League Championship Individual (NCAA Qualification) Competition NCAA Gymnastics Championships Individual Competition They 84.9 129.6 178.2J 97 160 196 194 1 20 Scoreboard MEN ' S BASKETBALL WOMEN ' S BASKETBALL Opponent i i p V V tz? i i i " y upponeni we They birmingnam oouinern, nome oj 7P university oi Georgia fi7 R7 O ( Augusia uonege, nome JC- Augusia uoiiege P.7 RQ OIGiTlbUii, dWdy oo 1 1 0 1 1 J ali lneta Qtato Pnllono vaiuosia oiaie oneye f R OO Q9 Atnietes in Aciion 9.0 Aiuany oiaie uonege 7Q RR OO tasi uaronna, away 7R o RQ o o tsiue ivnn. A-mas lournameni. 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Carolina 0 9 A pct r pnrnip VVtJol OcUiyia 8 1 Mercer University 2 7 rnpnrni Tpph 7 2 Clemson University no points JdOKbUl IVIIIc r w 3 Invitational Tniirnampnt last Citadel 8 1 College of Charleston 9 0 College of Charleston 8 1 Columbus College 2 7 Armstrong State 8 1f Georgia College 7 2 South Carolina 4 5 Valdosta State 8 1 Columbus College 9 0 Columbus College 0 9 Georgia Intercollegiate Second Place Mercer University 6 3 AIAW — Regional Tournament Scoreboard 1 21 We Came We Saw They Conquered — Intramural Sports Take Over GSC 122 Intramurals Final Results Intramural Basketball League A 1 D F Auto (6-0) 2. Gamcocks (6-1 ) 3. The Jazz (5-2) 4. Grads(4-3) League B 1. Afro ' s (6-1) 2. Sigum Seven (6-1 ) 3. Sanford Sneakers (4-2) 4 Hoops (4-2) League C 1. Converse All-Stars (6-1) 2. The Nads (4-1) 3. Basketball Team (5-2) 4. Instant Mart (4-2) League D 1 . Gymrats (5-0) 2. Afro-American Club (5-1 ) 3 The Coaches (3-2) 4 Squirts (2-4) . MBH Intramurals 125 An explosion of interest in intramural competition swept the Georgia Southern campus during the 1 976-77 school year. Independent groups, a conglomerate of students from various dorms or organizations competed in the events along with many of the Greek chapters. Local businesses also " sponsored " teams. 126 Intramurals Sports 1 29 Organiza tions Teachers College 1 . Is your club an asset to South Georgia Teachers College? 2. Does your club propose to stand or train for character and scholarship? 3. Does your club create an atmosphere of clean living and clean speech? 4. Does your club provide for physical recreation? 5. Does your club develop an appreciation for art, music, literature, nature, and drama 9 6. Does your club create a sense of loyalty to your Alma Mater? 7. Is your club a well thought of organization? cie mi studr 1 Front Row: Debby Durrence (Copy Edi- tor), Debra Brewton. 2nd Row: Sandra Aaron, Diane Cappelli (Editor), Mark Mur- phy, Lynn Olsen Back Row: Dave Fountain, Susan Clary (News Editor), Susan Ambrose, Marshall Spivey (Sports Editor). 2. Craig Shapiro (Managing Editor), 3. Alison Terry (Features Editor), Billy Parker (Business Manager) 134 Organizations Organizations 135 Reflector GSC ' s REFLECTOR staff is a group of various student classifications and majors who volunteer their time towards producing one of the college ' s most powerful public relations tool — the yearbook. This annual stands as the example of what the group does all year — writing copy, taking pictures, arranging pages, and deciding what the message of the book will be. STAFF — Front Row: Chuck Southerland, Laura Exley, Terri Webb, Susan Griffin. 2nd Row. Alicia Hill, Richard Ferguson, Fred Bankston, Susan Reese, Elease Turner, Stephane Morriss — editor, Carla Berry — business manager, and Susan Ambrose, associate editor. Not Pictured: Daryl Detmer, Michelle Dion, and Karen Cline, Dr Keith Nickman — advisor 136 Organizations WEIGH? 2 NO SPRINGS IB Miscellany The Miscellany, an annual anthology of original literary and art work contributed by GSC students, is presented to students wanting the magazine on a first come-first serve basis. This year, 600 copies of the magazine were printed containing 1 1 photographs, 1 0 prints, and 31 prose and poetry selections, though several hundred contributions were made. Left to Right: Sandra Deal — literary editor, Dr. Richard Keithley — literary advisor, Katharine Durham — art editor, and Bernard Solomon — art advisor THE FIGHT How they charged At the sound of the bell With thick gloves For pounding purple Into each other ' s slick face. And how the sweat sprayed From grimace and hair When hand crunched jaw. (In the front row I watched it fly Like so many clear rockets). Fierce hate drilled From torn eyes seeking Exposed kidney or solar plexus. God! It seemed like More than three minutes Kept them from their corners Where water and towels And encouragement waited. Around the ring the fans Blew Damns and Ohs and Kill ' ems Until the red-trunked one Sank into the blood and sweat And, listening to the referee ' s ten, Looked stupidly into the slick face of a small boy in the first row With O eyes and O mouth And a mind bruised From each uppercut and job And kill ' ems blown By electric fans. Danny McLean ! STAT ESBORO, GEORGIA a proaressive alternative Front Row: Doug Kerr, Randy Wallers, Keith Tyner, Pat Fetter. Second Row: Mike Humphrey, Cheryl Thomas, Karen Baker, Steve C B Mapel, Nancy Roberts, Debbie Johnson. Third Row. Mike Mullins, Wayne King, Pam Collier, Bill Hayden, Mark Irle, David Stoelting, John Bell, Wild Bill Ricketson, Andy Hardin, Michelle Martin. Fourth Row: Skip Jennings, Luther Pierson; Operations, John Austin; News Director, Steve Thayer; Station Manager, Hugh Berry, Educational, Roy Sutton, Program Director. 1 38 Organizations The campus radio station, WVGS ( " the FM Alternative " ), attempts to get people together — collectively and individually WVGS is owned and operated by the students of GSC, and has a staff consisting of 40 licensed volunteer air personali- ties and nine management posi- tions. The station, according to its supporters, provides an " alternative to the mindless mundane disco wasteland " when " the Statesboro Blues get to you. " Its format is diversified, including jazz, classical, and album-oriented rock. In addi- tion, the station offers the NBC Uni- versity Theatre — a series of dra- matic reproductions of great litera- ture. " You Bet Your Life, " starring Groucho Marx, is another favorite. As a form of public service, WVGS sponsors or co-sponsors a dance marathon for charity, CCC public forums and debates, a flea market, concerts, the Travelers Switch- board, and weekly interviews with members of the faculty, administra- tion, student body and guests of the college. Organizations 139 College Union Board The movies, this year, were the highlight ot the College Union Board ' s (CUB) program. There was a variety in its program ranging from musicals and drama, to American and foreign-made films. Concerts have always lost money for the CUB because it is impossible to please everyone on a campus as small as GSC ' s. A majority of the students would have to attend a concert to pay for it. Because of the positive response to weekend movies, the CUB increased the program to include free Wednesday movies. This move was also a success, offsetting much of the lack felt by a concert absence. Another 1977 introduction was the " Soliel " laser light show. Backed by electronic music, the program consisted of focused and diffused red, green and blue lasers that twirled, weaved, appeared and disappeared in fractions of a second. The laser lights were capable of forming images and even writing names. Smoke for ammonium chloride containers was captured by the rays of color and transformed into suspended swirling patterns. 140 Organizations Central Coordinating Committee The Central Coordinating Committee is more or less the Student ' s link to the administration. The CCC is in charge of the Course Guide, the Guide to Off Campus Housing, " Communique, " Homecoming, the travel board, and the CCC showcase. The CCC also works with the Resident Hall Association, appoints the College Union Board members, nominates people for the judicial board, and the Faculty Senate Standing Committee. CCC is involved in the Student Advisory Council and the Board of Regents, and must also approve all new organization. Front Row: Marshall Turner — President, Sally Collins — Vice President, Debbie Chapman — Secretary. 2nd Row: David Pierce — Auxiliary Atfairs, Michael Classens — Co-curricular Atfairs, Kathy Allen — Secretary, Michael Crace — Academic Affairs. Not Pictured: Lovett Bennett — Budgetary Affairs. 142 Organizations German Students Present A Fashing Festival Delta Phi Alpha, a German Honor Society, aims to have fun while learning about another culture. This year they held a 3erman Roast, after dinner talds, an initiation banquet, a jinner in Savannah and a Fashing Festival, which is a 3erman mardi gras. r ashing — " the season of foolishness " — originated when he medieval Catholic Church decided that its followers ;ould not live a life of constant reverence. Instead, it was arranged that parties, celebrations, and parades would xeceed the holiest of religious holidays, which were also the quietest of times. [ " he first Fashing party is held on November 11 at 1 1 :00 p.m. eleven is considered the foolish number by the Germans) ind though it lasts just one night, it serves as a warm-up to he celebrations that will come after the New Year. Dn January 6, the religious season of Epiphany ends and the cities begin their Fasching celebrations that last until Ash Wednesday — 40 days before Easter. And, as the date gets closer and closer to Ash Wednesday, the parties and people get wilder. Finally, on Rose Monday, two days before the fun has to end, the celebrations come to a climax. All of the streets in the town are closed to traffic while floats, marching bands, fools, and clowns wind through the city under a rain of confetti. That night, everyone dons a Fasching costume and hurries off to his (or her) favorite bar or local party where dancing, dunking, and laughing continue until midnight Tuesday. But, with the strike of twelve comes Ash Wednesday and the Fasching spirit must die, for it begins the Lent season which lasts until Easter. During this time, t he Germans recuperate and acquire a more serious mood to contemplate Christ ' s suffering. American Chemical Society The purpose of the Georgia Southern Chemistry Club is to encourage study in the field of chemistry in today ' s technological world. Activities of the club include: a tutoring program in chemistry for all students, the sponsoring of lectures on topics related to the field, taking part in the " Three Days at GSC " program, and forming teams to compete in activities such as baseball, volleyball, and croquet. 144 Organizations Geology Club IS. ' The biggest annual event of GSC ' s Geology Club is participation in the Ogeechee Fair held in Statesboro every fall. This year the club won a second place ribbon in the booth competition with the theme " Sources of Energy — Past, Present, and Future. " Geology department professors hold discussions and sometimes show slides at the club ' s meetings. More informal gatherings are to be found at the club ' s keg parties, such as the ones held in honor of the Ogeechee Fair winning and at the end of spring quarter. Paul McElveen, Sally Harris — President, Gerry Lundy, Unknown, Jimmy Bevill, Juan Felipe — Secretary ■ " -V. , fc j£ V.-- V- ' . Organizations 1 45 Sociology An thropology Club The Sociology and Anthropology Club is new on campus this year. The purpose of this club is to provide students with an impartial forum for the discussion of public issues and to seek to enlarge the professional opportunities of sociology and anthropology students by disseminating information of career opportunities in schools, government, and related areas. Activities of the club included: having speakers at an open forum talking on sociology job opportunities and the different aspects and expectations of graduate school, preparing a Guide to Sociology Anthropology Courses and Teachers for students for Summer and Fall Quarter, and trying to initiate on this campus the National Sociological Honor Society, Alpha Kappa Delta. -. .- • Jane Seymour, Sally Collins, Denise Vecenes, Debra Hunley, Jane Faulk, and Vicki Prince. 146 Organizations GSC Accounting Association One of this year ' s highlights for the GSC Accounting Association was the presentation of Dr. James D. Edwards, a research professor of accounting at the University of Georgia, at the club ' s spring meeting. Edwards explained to the gathering that accountants today face the problem of too few professional guidelines, or principles. He also pointed out that the profession has been criticized, on a congressional level, " for not being independent because they are paid by the clients and respond to the clients ' needs, " and that accountants will have to learn " to walk on water to be independent. " Accounting, Edwards said, must be responsible to business first and other areas later. Also, one of the major objectives should be to detect financial trends. Organizations 147 Students International Meditation Society The Students ' International Meditation Society (SIMS) has been active on the GSC campus since 1 975. Consisting of practitioners of transcendental meditation (TM), this group gets together for vegetarian dinners, camping trips and to attend regional residence courses. SIMS periodically brings in speakers for introductory and advanced lectures related to the TM technique. It is also on the verge of becoming a recognized organization of GSC. 148 Organizations The Student s Council For ■ Exceptional Children The Student Council for Exceptional Children has been in existence tor nine years. This year the S.C. E C. sold doughnuts to raise money and help pay the cost of the members ' trip to the national convention in Atlanta. The council also does voluntary tutoring. OFFICERS — President — Barbara Taylor, Vice President — Jody Jacobs, Secretary — Linda Hendrix, Treasurer — Carole Hovendick, Membership — Carol Thomas, Advisor — Betty Walton. Organizations — 149 GSC Chorus 1 50 Organizations Sigma Alpha Iota And Phi Mu Alpha Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia is a professional music fraternity dedicated to the advancement of music and brotherhood among men engaged in musical or related activities. Phi Mu Alpha presented an American musicale in May, w hich featured American as well as foreign works. The fraternity ' s spring oyster roast, an annual affair, was held at Jekyll Island this year. The members usher at all recitals, help with GSC band clinics and also offers their services through stage management for school recitals. Front Row: Elaine Faulk, Vanessa Walker, Donna McCarthy, and Debbie Prien. 2nd Row: Jimmy Hollingsworth, Russell Cason, Don Lowe. Mack Butler, Jim Bagley, Trent Tadson, and John Gore. Front Row: Cathy McLain, Donna McCarthy. 2nd Row: Beth Adams, Heidi Dickson, Janice Allen, Connie Sheppard, and Vanessa Walker. Organizations 151 1 52 Organizations Concert Dancers GSC Cheerleaders The cheerleaders at Georgia Southern are composed of tour couples and the mascot. During the year the cheerleaders promote spirit at both home and away games. On the days when there are no games the cheerleaders practice on their cheers and stunts. Front Row: Ella Neugen — eagle. 2nd Row: Phyllis Rowe, Ron Frost, David Pierce, John Donaldson — captain, Sonny Davis, Amy Dixon. Back Row: Ethyl Manson, Lynn Banks — captain. 1 54 Organizations Art League The Art League, which became an official organization this year, had as its major accomplishment the Student Art Show, which was held this spring. The league hopes to make the show an annual event. They also sponsored a barbeque cook- out. Jane Quillian, Steve Coffey — chairperson, Ken Guill — advisor, Mary, Lupe Hutcheson — secretary-treasurer, and Bernard Solomon — assistant advisor. Organizations 1 55 Soci ety Of Manufacturing Engineers Anc National Association Of Home Builden The Society of Manufacturing Engineers is a professional society conceived to advance the manufacturing sciences through continuing education, with additional benefits to the individual member through frequent association with fellow students and professionals. Front Row: Mr. Paul D. Fowler — advisor, Joel Sawyer, Jeff Adams, Neal Little, Tony Taylor. 2nd Row: Mike Scott, Henry Blackburn, Ken Ergle, John Gay. The purpose of the National Association of Home Builders is to promote, develop, and maintain the interests of students enrolled in the Building Construction Curriculum and the National Association of Home Builders. Front Row: Mr. Edgar Godfrey, Dan Scudder, Carolyn Hemble, Chris Bowles, Morris Jackson, and Roy Godbee. 2nd Row: Mike Fancher, Charles Mara, Mark Long, Wilbur Brag, Shep Shepard, and Johnny Deal. 1 56 Organizations Americ an Society Of Civil Engineers And Industrial Arts Club ARE YOU READ ' FOR THE METRIC SYSTEM ? The Industrial Arts Club promotes interest in the advancement of Industrial Arts Education. AT LEFT — Phillip Lavendar, Stan Manning, Carroll Sapp, Frank Gurley, Janet Thompson, Mr. Neal Dunn — advisor, Bob Mason, Chuck Eckles, Robert Wallace, David Perkins, Tony Pickett, James Helmly, William Hutchenson The American Society of Civil Engineers promotes an interest in the advancement of knowledge in all branches of civil engineering. BELOW — Front Row: Dr. Bob Brancock — advisor, Mark Ballow, Russ Schuman, Wilbur Bragg, Terry Morton, Larry Drolet, Don Peagler, and Mr Pete Martin. 2nd Row: Mark Smith, Walter Grey, Bobby Randolph, Don Smith, Jake Grant, and Arthur Skinner. Organizations 1 57 Delta Sigma Pi Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the study of business in universities, encourage scholarship, and support the association between students for their mutual advancement by research and practice. It also tries to promote closer affiliation between the commercial world and students of commerce, and to further a higher standard of commercial ethics and culture, and the civic and commercial welfare of the community. Some of Delta Sigma Pi ' s activities this past year were giving tours in Savannah, participating in Slave Day (where the members do house and yard work for the business faculty), holding an annual Rose Dance at the Desoto Hilton in Savannah, rafting down the Itchetucknee River in Florida, holding banquets with speakers, participating in intramural softball and basketball, and having money raising projects such as car washes, and doughnut sales. OFFICERS — Front Row: Carolyn Johnson — Historian, Robin Park — CEi Chairman, Ann Pridgen — Secretary. 2nd Row: David Purcell — Treasurer. 3rd Row: Jeff Jones — Chancellor, Steve Poloney — Vice President of Pledge Education, Joe Massey — President, Jud Blount — Senior Vice President. MEMBERS — Front Row Mike Wilson, Ken Sessions. 2nd Row: Lon Duke, Robin Park, Carolyn Johnson, Missy Mallard, Donna McCrary. 3rd Row: Kay Tatum, Jana Futch, Risa Hammonds, Ann Pridgen, Anona Kicklighter, Suzanne Shepherd. 4th Row: David Aldndge, David Purcell, Charles Cruze, Jeff Jones, Steve Poloney, Joe Massey, Bob Bennett, Jim Leewe, Jud Blount, Jeffrey Mullis Jm i 1 58 Organizations Phi Epsilon Kappa Phi Epsilon Kappa is a professional honorary fraternity in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. It is a national fraternity which was founded in 1 91 3. The local chapter, Beta Sigma, was organized in 1 966. The purposes of the organization are to work for the improvement of health, physical education and recreation through study, experimentation and discussion of these areas and related areas of interest. Projects are therefore professional and service in nature. Such projects include helping with athletic events at High Hope, and for the first time last year the organization was opened to women membership OFFICERS INCLUDE — Dean Brannen — President, John Sirlow — Vice President, Steve Saunders — Secretary-Treasurer, Bill Spieth — Advisor. Organizations 1 59 American Society Of Interior Design, Phi Upsilon Omicron, And Student Home Economics Association ASID promotes educational programs planned to advance value, meaning, and skill of interior design in an informal setting. A Creative Interiors Conference was held by the Extension Service during spring quarter. Speakers discussed the various aspects of interior decorating. Phi Upsilon Omicron is an honorary home economics fraternity. Membership is based on the highest scholastic standing, qualities of leadership of a student who is between a third quarter sophomore and the first quarter senior, ranked in the upper 35% of her class. PHI UPSILON OMICRON — Front Row: Joy McCallum, Dawn Duckworth, Cindy Strickland, Cythla Edwards, Kathy Lister. 2nd Row: Dr. Mary Anne Pace, Karla Bunch, Carla Helbert, Leesa Wingate, Theresa, Clair Morrow, Susan Tilman. Kathy Hood 3rd Row: Martha Lou Dockery, Beverly Campbel, Eileen Neubaum, and Sally Hester. SHEA promotes programs of interest to students enrolled in Home Economics and encourages affiliation with AHEA through related programs. They also hold activities such as covered dish suppers. SHEA — Front Row: Diane Clitton, Cindy Strickland, Kathy Hood, Helen Gibson, Jill Hoenick, Karen Lord, Peggy Wilkerson, Eileen Neubaum, Serrell Zeigler. 2nd Row: Jan Boatright, Donna Dowling, Cindy Smith, Dawn Duckworth, Ann Boatright, and Lynn Lytle. 160 Organizations Marketing Associa ti [ " he American Marketing Association is an )rganization of students interested in the professional growth and advancement of he field of marketing. Gamma £ Beta Phi ■ ■ o Gamma Beta Phi is an interdisciplinary honor organization that promotes a balance of scholarship, leadership, service and social fellowship. They are also responsible for the Professor of the Year Award given each year during Honors Day. 162 Organizations Phi Alpha Theta And Omicron Delta Epsilon Front Row: Jan Lee - Secretary-Treasurer, Robin Hudgins, Teresa Fletcher — President, Jane Quillian. 2nd Row: Skip Hyser, Leroy Riley — Vice President, Perry Bacon, Mike Fogarty. Not Pictured: Janet Millar — Historian, Gerard Clark, Fran Janicek, Virginia Summerour, and Mr. Fred Brogdon — Advisor. Phi Alpha Theta is an honorary society for students who have excelled in the field of history. In January they took a historical. visit to Charleston, South Carolina. Phi Alpha Theta also sponsors lectures. Omicron Delta Epsilon Omicron Delta Epsilon is an international honor society of economics whose purpose is to promote student interest in economics. This year the club was responsible for setting up a lecture series, and they also held an initiation banquet. Organizations 163 Masquers And Alpha Psi Omega Masquers, the college ' s acting guild, is guided by Mr. Bob West, assistant professor of speech and drama. Every quarter, the Masquers present at least one major play. In the summer of 1976 they began with performances of " Butterflies Are Free " and " Th e Little Foxes. " Fall quarter brought " A Hatful of Rain, " and a musical, " Stop the World, I Want to Get Off, " was the winter entry. This spring, the cam- pus was also treated to the Masquers ' execution of " Black Day at the Red Dog Saloon. ' ' The group has other activities during the year, such as the Children ' s Theater presentation of " Puss In Boots. " Noteworthy is the Alpha Psi Omega, a dramatics honorary fraternity, competition in the Georgia Theater Conference and the South Eastern Theater Conference with their per- formance of " The Bard ' s Tale. " ALPHA PSI OMEGA — Front Row: Dale Conway, Bob West, Dr Johnson, Ester Zeigler. 2nd Row: Virginia Johnson, Freddie Keen, Nancy Hodges, Mike Harper. 3rd Row: Karen Baril, Cary Jackson, Sugar Bear Bass and Hot Dog Wahl. MASQUERS — Front Row: Vickie Barbarie, Bob West, Tommy Smith, Amy Smith, Sandy Smith, Cliff, Vir- ginia Johnson, Esther Zeigler, Karen Murray, Tommy Tucker. 2nd Row: Alex McCrary, Shelia Osterman, Dale Conway, Phil Gaines, Jane Hurst, Julie Dyer, Hot Dog Wahl, Mike Harper, Karen Baril, Richard Johnson. 3rd Row: Mary Jo Hatten, Nancy Hodges, Don Finney, Kim Vickers, Karen White, Laurie Ganger, Dorrie Hine- man, Jinn Sides, Cary Jackson, Mary Waits- man, Sugar Bear Bass, Ber Beverly Mendonsa, and Freddie Keen. Bio-Science Club Promotes 7 Interest In The Living World Organizations 1 65 Criminal Justice Club Organizations 1 67 Baptist Student Union Front Row: Angie Shipman, Bob Lee, Betty Sue Callaway, Wanda Collins, Dee Prien, Marsha Tanner, Diane Davis, Kathy Ward, Sherry Parsons, Dot Nichols, Debbie Chapman, Debbie Hicks, Janet Cochran. 2nd Row: Susan Bell, Suzanne Poole, Judy Boatwright, Denise Dickerson, Elaine Newman, Diane Drew, Kathy Spivey, Sonny Davis, Anne Vaughan, Ellen Ayers. 3rd Row: Joette Pearson, Mark Woods, Risa Hammonds, Mrs. Byrd, Rev. Byrd, Dedra Dukes, Andy Williamson, Sara Callaway, Cathy Jones, Debbie Cowart, Rita Howell. 4th Row: Dave Fountain, Bob Bowen, Louis Blood- worth, James Rockmoore, Betsy Bull, Preston Knight, Mitch Wesley, Bill Aycott, Kermit Lord, Robert Winter, Mike Hilliard, Don McGhee, Jackie Bowen, Ronnie Thompson, Edward Hinely, and Tom Harrison. The Baptist Student Union (BSU) set themselves a full sched- ule of activities for 1976-77. They held worship services, aided summer missions program, and discussed the benefits and drawbacks of topics such as apartment living and medi- cal services. Some members of the group also participated in the BSU Choir, Karate for Christ, and intramurals in all sports. BSU ' s most popular activities are the members ' visits to vari- ous nursing homes and shows for underprivileged children. For both of these activities the members present a program including singing, a devotional, an organ recital, discussions with their audiences, and a Bible story told through the uni- que method of puppet ministry. 168 Organizations Wesley Foundation The Wesley Foundation is formed by students of various backgrounds, denominations and theological perspective, aiming to provide students with opportunities to grow spiritually and to act upon their faith. Resulting is a program encompassing five traveling groups that provide music and drama, and various social action programs, including work with the young, aged, and handicapped. Their personal growth activities are comprised of retreats, Bible studies, sharing groups, weekly fellowship meetings, career counseling, a student- faculty forum, and a scholarship fund. 1 70 Organizations Organizations 171 Resident Hall Association The Resident Hall Association (RHA) set itself a busy schedule for the 1 976-77 year. Not only did they arrange inner dorm activities, but also were responsible for some ff of the parties and dances scheduled. Two of the organization ' s major accomplishments this year were the RHA Talent Show and the invitation to Carol A. Kope, deputy sheriff — sex crimes investigator, to present a lecture to the GSC students on the subject of rape. Front Row: Ronnie Fennel — President, Wanda Collins — Winburn Representative. 2nd Row: Scott Ennus — Brannen Representative, Kay Peters — Deal Representative, Vicki Miller — Secretary, Sue Fowler — Hendricks Representative, Mr. Gary Morgan — Advisor 3rd Row: Byrd Jones — Veazey Representative, James Mathew — Dorman Representative, Richard Cole — Past President, Kelly DeWine — Treasurer. Not Pictured: Donnie Dryden — Vice President. I I Organizations 1 73 Afro-American Club Front Row: Arietta Glover, Vanessa Burke, LaVerne Felton, Olivia Sullivan, Jackie Dawson, Joyce Johnson, Sandra Wilson, Ezekiel Tobby. 2nd Row: Cecielia Porter, Cheryl Bland, Patricia Harden, Helen Williams, Valerie Minor, Patricia Jones, Sharon Thompson, Sue Brown, Diane Smith, Linda Ivey, Linda Hill, Marion Columbus, Mary Anne Loggans. 3rd Row: Gene Wahsington, Ralph Smith, John Riley. John Robinson, Tony Sires, Tony Gibson, Kenny Hudson, Steve Handy, Roy Benjamian, Willie Winters, Clarence Moore, Linnes Finney, and Bruce Nelson, 174 Organizations Afro-American Club The Afro- American Club ' s first major accomplishment this year was the sponsoring of a Halloween party for local children of the Blitch Street and Black Bottom areas. The club was also elemental in the securing of the International Library of Afro-American Life and History. These volumes were donated to the GSC library in commemoration of Black History Week last winter, but didn ' t arrive until this November. This year ' s best event promoted by the organization was the arranging of the second annual Black History Week held this February. Black speakers appeared daily from the areas of business education, and the arts. Vinnie Burrows, a New York poet, and Dr. Nathan Hare, University of San Francisco sociologist and psychologist, highlighted the week. Other activities of the club include community service projects such as voter registration, and the annual Spring Fashion Show with Raggedy Anne Civic Group. f Organizations 175 Puppetry Guild With shadow puppets and hand puppets, and marionettes and miniature puppets handmade by its members, the GSC Puppetry Guild once again brought literary classics to the realm of children. The highlights of this year ' s performances were " A Christmas Carol " by Charles Dickens, given in December, and their bicentennial show presented to the Georgia Theatre Association in March. One of the major goals of the puppetry group this year was the acquisition of toy theatres. These smaller stages would provide more intimate settings and could be used with smaller groups. 176 Organizations Organizations 1 77 " Friendship is the shadow of the evening, which strengthens with the setting sun of life. 99 — La Fontaine !!:;;•»■■■■■■■»■■» 1 78 Organizations 180 Organizations The 3rd Annual Student Organizational Fair, held this year on the front lawn of Landrum Center, featured booths from various interests and clubs, drawings for free prizes, a magic show, as well as free refreshments. Each campus group sponsored a booth. Some contained displays of pictures and program handouts, while others had slide shows or awards displayed. The advantage of all of them though, was that if you ' d ever had a guestion about a particular organization, there were people there you could ask. ri Organ 1 82 Organizations - Greeks Greeks Organizations - Greeks 1 83 1 84 Organizations - Greeks Sigma Chi Derby Week Derby Week began with a pizza eating contest and continued through the week with a collection for the Dick Green Heart Fund, the Derby Steal, the Derby Hunt, and the Derby Day games. There was also a " dress a pledge " contest where the sororities put on skits about a significant Sigma Chi. The Derby Hunt started on Friday morning. Clues were put up to " help " find the hidden derbies. At the Derby Steal, the sororities chased the Sigma Chis trying to get their derbies. The week ended with " Derby Day. " This day con- sisted of several games, such as an egg toss and relays, Miss Daring Debut, and the Miss Derby Day Contest. There was also a dance to close the week. Organizations - Greeks 1 86 Organizations — Greeks Alpha Delta Pi Front Row: Beth Swicord, Evangeline Theodore, Melanie O ' Neal, Nancy Morgan, Pam Sutherland, Pam Pickett, Pam Deal, Linda Gilbert, Susan Pickel, Stephanie Parker, Lori Vestal, Francis Rambo. 2nd Row: Tom McMillian, Lynn Mikell, Connie Lipscomb, Lynn Pobertson, Anguinette Sparrow, Mary Ellen Langgood, Mary Beth Stewart, Dana Smith, Tippi Naples, Ann Eason, Jan Margeson, Brenda Wright, Meg Mitchell, Kim Mosley, Missy Mallard, Kathy Brown, Joe Sidwell, Andy Cowart, Judy Coleman, Diane Raebel, Becky Parks, Gayle Grahm, Anna Paine, Kim Reid, Mary Pat Jones, Susan Wendor, Starr Callaway, Linda Jones, Kathy Rudebush, Kim Ulich, Glenda Rice, Susan Swicord, Karen Paul, Gary Sanders, Steve Pennington, Mike Hartley. Alpha Delta Pi participated in the intramural sports, volleyball, basketball, and bowling. They also took part in the Sigma Chi Derby Week. Every Saturday some of the girls in Alpha Delta Pi go to visit a handicapped girl and help her with her therapy. To raise money this year they had a hotdog sale, a car wash, and sponsored a rattle tor a movie camera. They also took 3rd place in the Miller beer can pick-up. Alpha Delta Pi ' s Beth Overton won the title ot Miss GSC tor 1976-77. Organizations — Greeks 187 Alpha Kappa Alpha Chartered and initiated on the weekend ot May 6, 1 977, AKA is the first black sorority at GSC. Their purpose is to develop an appreciation for finer womanhood, to encourage scholar- ship, and to promote closer contact and harmonious rela- tionships with all black women. AKA ' s national project is Right to Read, and their local GSC project is Sickle Cell Anemia. The Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority was founded on February 11, 1909, in Miner Hall, Howard University, in Washington, D C. The Aphrodites ' , the interest group here at GSC was founded in September of 1 975. Officers include: President — Cheryl Bland, Vice President — Vanessa Burke, Secretary — Clara Johnson, Treasurer — Jarvis Ogletree, Reporter — Valarie Minor, Dean of Pled- gees — Meshelle Hudson, and Assistant Dean of Pledgees — Elease Turner. Alpha Tau Omega The ETA ZETA Chapter of Alpha Tau Omega received the National Chapter Excellence Award for the third consecutive year. This award recognizes outstanding achievement in all areas of Fraternity Activities. Other achievements during the 1 976-77 academic year include: ATO Community Awareness for the State of Georgia, the Province One Service Award for the State of Georgia, IFC Service Award, IFC All Sports Award, Greek champions in basketball and bowling, and third place in football. Front Row: David Andrews, Dan Wicker, Bill Stevens, Tommy West, Lyle Attaway, Bebo Gray, Steve Beaver, Bob Childre, Alan Tyson, Richard Henry. Steve Lang 2nd Row: Steve Waugh, Tom Hall, Danny Gladman. Carey Pittard, John Johnson, Tom Shaginaw, Jack Harrell, George Gruber, Mark Martin, John Hanke, David Ball, Mike Kimball, Jeff Howard, Gary Futch. 3rd Row: Alice Lee Johnson, Linda Gilbert, Gigi Farris, Debbie Dodd, Gay Gnehm, Robin Tollman, Nancy Woodruff, Jonella Payne. Jan Taylor, Nancy Fincher, Beth Blaney. Kay Bowers 4th Row: Ray Messick, Bruce Gonzalez, Jay Stevens, Jeff Bonner, Jeff Chandler, Gary Duren, Chip Bragg, Arnold Belasco, Jimmy Brown, Gary Matthews, Bryant Scott, Stevie Brown, Pat Lynn, Russell Brower, Mike Quarter, Chuck Lambert, Ken Krieger, Burt Reed, Marcus Mouchet ATO also sponsored the tenth annual March of Dimes Drive and the fourth annual Softball Marathon. Organizations-Greeks Alpha Xi Delta Alpha Xi Delta participated in the GSC Organizational Fair, Derby Week, the Homecoming parade, and in intramural basketball and bowling. The sorority placed third in volleyball. Alpha Xi Delta helped sponsor the Bloodmobile, a Leukemia Drive, the Dance Marathon, and the High Hope Bike-a-Thon. They also won $500 in the Miller beer can pick up contest for placing first. Chi Omega Chi Omega played intramural volleyball, bowling, and placed 3rd in basketball this year. They won the scholarship trophy tor Fall Quarter and they also participated in Sigma Chi Derby Week. During Homecoming Weekend, Chi Omega ' s Cindy Price took 1 st place in the category of animated char- acter with her version of Winnie the Pooh. Some of Chi Omega ' s service projects included: having a Halloween Carnival and an Easter egg hunt for the children at High Hope, collecting food for the needy at Thanksgiving, and singing for people in nearby nursing homes. Front Row: Rita Griffies, Sue Mitchell, Sally Keeter, Teresa Duren, Mary Lou Kosior, Cathy Crotwell, Janet Thompson, Louise Smith, Susan Griffin, Cindy Price. Second Row: Lee Steele, Lisa Torbett, Karen Murray, Kay Everly, Angie Graham, Laura Kistler, Nancy Haddle, Lisa Burton, Brenda McPherson, Patty Riley, Rachel Buchanan. Third Row: Mike White, Billy Guide, Roy Parker, Steve Smith, Beth Clifton, Susan Culbert, Susan Burke, Pam Mosley, Linda Hinton, Paula Ferguson, Alicia Hill, Sandy Mannos, Bob Raysar, Mike Ramsey, Hugh Bishop Organizations — Greeks 1 91 Delta Chi Front Row: Byrd Jones, Jimmy Lasseter, Cliff Burchfield, and Steve Brunner. 2nd Row: John Roberts, Thomas Wicker, Talmadge Clements, Toney Norton, Jimmy Hollingsworth, and Ross Stephens. 3rd Row: Bob Love, Charlie Moorer, Lindy Anderson, Richard White, Phil Hard, Richard Cole. 1 92 Organizations — Greeks Delta Tau Delta Organizations — Greeks 1 93 Delta Zeta Delta Zeta, originating in 1 902 on the Miami University campus in Oxford, Ohio, was established on the GSC campus sixty-six years later. The lota Nu Chapter at GSC strives to stimulate the pursuit of knowledge, to bond sincere friendship, and to promote the social culture of its members. This year DZ won many firsts in intramurals and by a narrow margin they won Sigma Chi Derby Week. Front Row: Luanne Tringali, Melanie Galloway, Kathy Woods, Su ' McPherson, Dale Nesbit, Lynn Riddld, Pagie Ryals, Beth Candler, Cath Hickman, Gena Henderson, Cathy McKendree, Debbie Ellis, Teresa Edge 2nd Row: Asbury Stembridge, Marcus Buchet, Yvonne Miller, Angi Thomas, Donna Dexter, Leith Morgan, Lori Bell, Wanda Miller, Carol Young Luanne Bruce, Susan Rushing, Elaine Wilson, June Greenway, Gail Toul son, Beth Bennet, Linda Mukenfuss, Ginger Pitts, Susan Anderson, Dianni Pullen, Mamie Tanner, Rich Mandes, David Graziano, Charles Broom. $m Row: Helen Gibson, Marcia Duncan, Lissa Van Marter, Susan Wheatley Betsy Bowers, Trisha Purvis, Sally Harris, Jana Futch, Janis Thompson, Har riet Baxley, Pam Miller, Kathy Monfort, Carla Berry, Michelle Dion, Laun Mell, Tracy Olmstead, Kathy Chapman, Jane Jackson, Holly Lyons, Debo rah Baltour, Sally Collins, Lynn Wells, Patte Finleyson, Stephanie Parish, Pa Barmore, Bubba. 4th Row: Daryl, Joe Gaye, Buz Copeland, Woody John son, Bob Fleck, Ben Beeler, Gary McClure, Randy Wright. Organizations — Greeks Kappa Alpha And Kappa Alpha Psi Kappa Alpha Kappa Alpha, established on campus as Sigma Epsilon Chi in 1 964, became a national social chapter in March, 1 968. The fraternity, constituting an Order of Knighthood, is military in organization and government, religious in feeling, and chivalrous in ideals. Front Row: John Wilson, Jeff Robinson, Carlos, David Bridges, Steve Varnado, Ward Bradley, Stan Johnson, Jeff Schack, Matt Gottlich, Rick Herndon, David Buchanan, Wynn Whitehurst. 2nd Row: Mike Crace, Jim McGahee, Nancy Jones, Sally Hester, Debi Holmes, Jeni Shannon, Wanda Bowan, Kathy DeLoach, Joni Lawson, Gail, Leigh Mahany, Teri Forth, DeLou Shaw, Annette Seagraves, Sally Buchanan, Nancy, Donna Dungan, Cathy Bradle. 3rd Row: Armando Rodriquez, Harry Hooten, Jake Grant, Chris Lain, Robert Seagers, Bill George, Don Towns. 4th Row: MaGrath Keen, Jim Armstrong, Terri Coyle, David Jones, Randy Smith, Mark Jones, MarkTeppett. Not Pictured: Arthur Skinner, David Cleveland Kappa Alpha Psi Kappa Alpha Psi was organized as an interest group of the national fraternity in the fall of 1 976. The Group will be chartered during the first quarter of 1 977. Pictured are the original twelve members. Kappa Alpha Psi participated in Greek Week and other social fraternity activities but spent most of their time becoming an organization. Front Row: Reggie Mosley, David Shumake, John Riley, Steve Harmon, Willie Collins. 2nd Row: Gerald Williams, Eric McClintoch, Roy Benjiman, Micheal Dean, Linnes " Pete " Finney, Randy Marshall, and William " Bill " Cary. Organizations — Greeks 1 95 Kappa Delta iiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiniiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii This year, Kappa Delta placed 1st in volleyball, basketball, and bowling. During Derby Week they won the Spirit Trophy and 2nd place overall. They also received 3rd place for their entry, Margaret Springs, in Miss Daring Debut and Beth Ware was named Miss Derby Day. Kappa Delta also came in 3rd in the Homecoming Float competition. Some of their projects included: giving blood, holding a tea for the judges of the Miss GSC pageant, and helping support a crippled children ' s hospital in Richmond, Virginia. Front Row: Cindy Fraase, Robin Tollman, Lee Mueller, Lurue Laireey, Lor Jones, Kay Tatum, Julie Beaver, Lynn Gentry. Second Row: Lisa Wiley Christy Wilson, Denise Grover, Jerie Wilson, Sindi Smith, Sheryl Stone, Laura Copeland, Ellen Knight. Third Row: Jenae Schardt, Sandra Smith, Alice Lee Johnson, Marcia Rogers, Diane Clifton, Honey Lockwood, Christy Moseman. Fourth Row: Gary Miller, Rodney Poole, Mark Goodman, Sue Schager, Peggy May, Laura Burger, Cindy Denmark, Amy Wilson, Donna Gehle, Sheri Smith, Lynn Evans, Donna Whittle, Katy Roberts, Carol Mills, Lee Robner, Nan Jones, Cary Myrick, Mitchell Clark, Robert Stone, Lee Dupree. Fifth Row: Becky Cromley, Nancy Reimer, Cynthia Cannon, Betty Morgan, Dede Dyrenforth, Jodi Joye, Margaret Springs, Faith Hendricks, Donna Stafford, Mimie Hozen, Cathy O ' Connor, Gay Gnehm, Donna Gor- don, Lynda Newsome, Fredia Fletcher, Suzanna Campbell, Bootsie Worley, Mary Myers, Julie Jenkins, Anne Kelly. 1 96 Organizations — Greeks Kappa Sigma Kappa Sigma, chartered October, 1 968, seeks to promote scholarship, to foster better interfraternity relations and to be active in community and campus service projects. Front Row: Yeargin Sherwood, Dean Rutherford, Erwin Collins, Billy Parker, K. C. Calm, Guy Kirby, Barry Knittle, Bob Fleck, Gary Branch, Keith Piland, Wayne Bridges, Jeff McClanahan, and Spud Bowen. 2nd Row: Larry Debarry, Dwight Houser, Tom Pecht, Asbury Stembridge, Lonnie Mott, Chuck Partin, Ronnie Chalker, Toby Moreau, Jeff Dailey, Jeff Cole, Rob Bissell, Philip McLain, Martin Agati, Glen Cannon, Jack Lauder, Greg Morgan. 3rd Row: David Van Der Like, Butch Akers, David Blair, Frank Ludwig, Bobby Wayne Gaston, Allen Shiver, Mark Goodman, Monte Davis, Cathy McKendree, Nan Jones, Mimi Hazen, Carla Berry, Claudia Martin, Kathy Chapman, Margaret Springs, Vicki Hill, Robin Brake, Roy Akins, Bob Mason, Jimmy Matthews, and Woody Johnson. 4th Row: Bruce Polawski, Bill Ellswood, Mike Sasser, Craig Ricketts, and Crane Jones. Not Pictured: Chris Bass, Bill Brickell, Richard Bush, Michael Classens, Bob Davenport, Nick Dowd, Steve Duke, Jim Hagin, Tom Hemby, Randy Hitz. Scott Kalm, Paul Martin, Dr. Tom Paul (advisor), Steve Sapp, Ken Sheppard, Marshall Spivey, George Stagmeiner, Mike Weil. LITTLE SISTERS — Candee Elrad, Lisa Harris, Mary Haynes, Shirley Koch, Kay Russ. Organizations — Greeks 1 97 Phi Delta Theta The Phi Delta Theta Colony here at GSC was founded on August 31,1 968 by an act of the National Convention. Thee Colony has become Georgia Epsilon chapter of Phi Delta Theta as of April 2nd and 3rd, 1 971 . Front Row: Pat Pittman, Richard Borowski, David Williams, Craig Dilfield, Mark Dilfield, Mike Curlin, Keith Nichols, Gary King, Paul Kenna. 2nd Row: Dight Olliff, Craig Winningham, Pete Kelly, Jean Jerninga, Bill Olliff, Bill Griffin, Tommy Kemp, Pusty Deal, William Kogee, Ralph White, Rick Singletary. 3rd Row: Bruce Olliff, Dale Hughes, Harry Busbee, Bill Masters, Scott Bailis, Diane Pullen, Betty Morgan, Lisa Browning, Kate Brenson, Debra Hagan, Bell Blitch, Gloria Thompson, Lisa Unger, Sandi Simons, Steve Carson, Frankie Johnson, Charles Marra, Joe Ellington, Keith Rosebush, and David Mulherin. 98 Organizations — Greeks Phi Mu Front Row: Danny Gladman, Mike Quarrels, Scottie, Stoddard, Leigh Mahany, Paul Groover, Melanie Pruett, Janis Hodges, Cindy Byrd, Paula Shouppe, Sue Sanders, Terri Stump, Susan Anderson, Liz Cheatham, Cynthia Mende, Julie Smith, Susan Sims, Beth Mundy, Emily Blount, Karen Owen, Bobby Goodman, Dean Brannen, David Ball. Second Row: Dottie Hautman, Debbie Holmes, Caren Roberts, Robin Brake, Lee Weaver, Carmen Craig, Jill Oliver, Pnscilla Linton, Janet Smith, Wanda Bowen, Gail Sailors, Jonella Payne, Lee Lee King, Joni Lawson, Pam Stephenson, Cathy Ray, Kim Harris, Karen Lee, Faith Mitchell, Linda Turner, Ginny Shannon, Sharon Lee, Barbara Logan, Cindy Kenney, Kay Kaney, Laura DeKoning, Phyllis Talley, Kim Gaunt, Bonnie Riddle, Tara Lasseter, Cebra Carlson, Debbie Hamilton, Terry Forth, Lisa Harris. Third Row: Jim Armstrong, David Vanderlike, Greg Morgan, Carol Healan, Patti Parrish, Debra Brown, Barb Sevini, Janie Chasen, Mark Bellew, Karen Reich, Beth Waters, Gary Matthews. During this active year Phi Mu participated in Derby Week and they held a flea market sale at which they raised approximately $250. Phi Mu won 2nd place for their Homecoming float and their representative for Homecoming Queen, Miss Jonella Payne, captured the title. Some of Phi Mu ' s other activities included: intramural volleyball, basketball, Softball, bowling, singing at a nursing home, and participating in a walk-a-thon. Organizations - Greeks 1 99 Pi Kappa Phi Pi Kappa Phi seeks to promote tellowship and mutual trust among its members, to uphold the traditions and ideals of GSC, to encourage excellence in scholarship, and to inculcate in its members the highest ideals of Christian manhood. Founded December, 1 904 at the College of Charleston, Pi Kappa Phi became a chartered fraternity at GSC in November, 1968. Front Row: Philip Smith, Larry Fyffe, Mark Miller, Buford Keene, Kelly Penn, Cameron Wilson, Lee Jones. 2nd Row: Neil Little. Bobby Bone, Rick Axt, Russell Gilliam, Cathy McKendree, Lissa Van Marter, Paula Groover, Cindi! Smith, Barbara Miller, Bonne Barmore, Mary Helen Leysath, Cheryl Garnto, Jackie Jones, Holly Lyons, June Greenway, Elaine Wilson, Perry Garman, Ben Barmore. 3rd Row: Arnold Wilhoit, Mike Parrish, Brad Wilson, Steve Smith, Randy Skelton, Clint Carlson, Kevin Duval, Marshall Smith, Doug McNiece, Joe Newton, Brad Graham, Kevin Stowall, Charles Broome, Mike Dreggors, David Graziano, Cary Williams, Randy Wall, Pat Barmore, Dwayne Greer, Jim Lown. Chi 2 1 1 Front Row: Steve Pennington, Brian Goggin, Bruce Terrell, Tim Walker, Jay Cranford, Gary Kelly, Chris Loggins, Bobby Leggett, Andy Kingston, Al Quillian, Mike Ramsey, David Knotts, Wesley Bennett, David Hulsey, Al Lawson, Steve Aronica, Tommy Rushing, and Brad Bettis 2nd Row: Paul Jennings, Mike Hartley, Ricky McCurley, Gary Sanders, Mark Folker, Jeff Stubbs, Micky Morgan, Rob Petry, Perry Dugger, Dan Speigt, Mike Dolalr, Bruce Knighton, Jappy Stringer, Buck Petry, Scott Smith, 3rd Row: Robert Stone, Grey Wood, Jim Richmond, Mike Miller, Corrme Proctor, Melanie Pruett, Starr Calloway, Ten Stump, Pagie Ryals, Robin Hinton, Janet Smith, Linda Newsome, Janea Schardt, Beth Overton, Beth Ware, Susan Wheatley, Van Jackson, Rodney Poole, Lee Depree, Derek Thompson, Eddie Mock, and Brian Lindholm 4th Row Dave Rentschler, Steve Love, Hank Williams, Jack Webb, Buz Copeland, and Vernon Mobley, 5th Row: Mitchell Clark, Brian Darley, Randy Anderson, and Jim Campbell. 6th Row: Dennis Hobbs and Ken Daniel, Sigma Chi, founded in October, 1 966 as a local social fraternity, seeks to serve the campus, community, and nation, and strives to further the fellowship of its members. Organizations — Greeks Sigma Nu Front Row: John Austin, Chris Guildes, Bill Aper- son, Ricky King, John McClesky, Chris Garvey, Jeff Spatz, Billy Guise, Mike Oslin, Steve Welton, Marty Williams, Steve Cowan, Rick Huffman, Billy Minor, Ernie Dawe, Jamie Lewis, Steve Garner, Dutch Bickley, Dave Kirsbey. 2nd Row: Ray Barrett, Daniel Holmes, Chris Owens, Dave Rupnow, Tom Carter, Philip Holley, Craig Lownds, Ken Ergle, Mike Broad- hecker, Rod Freeman, Lisa Evans, Susan Cook, Julie Riley, Tara Lassiter, Mary McEwen, Susan Burke, Carol Yound, Lee Steele. Robin Hayes, Janet Newberry, Judy Imig, Doug Bush, Bob Ray- ser, Eddie Hernn, Andy Hundley, Steve Krask, Bill Dawe, Andy Marchaman, Jon Perryman. 02 Organizations — Greeks Sigma Phi Upsilon she? Front Row: Wesley Collier, Greg McDonald, Fred Teal, Breat Zeigler, Roy Parker, Tony Denmark, Ronald Roberts, Ray Bailey, Walter Daniel. 2nd Row: Bill Head, Bill Groff, Myles Crabb, David Ray, Hal Ward, Rick Faulk, Mark Denton, Rip Clay, Joe Sidwell, John Gardner. 3rd Row: Mike Dixon, Beth Mundy, Lynne Gibson, Janis Thompson, Nancy Grammel, Betsy Hendrix, Carol Healan, Karen West, Loretta Chastain, Paula Miller, Debbie Johnson, Connie Lipscomb, Susan Pickel, Frank Gurley. Sigma Phi Epsilon was established at Richmond, Virginia in 1 901 , and was chartered at GSC in February, 1 969. The fra- ternity promotes leadership, scholarship, service, and Chris- tian ideals. Organizations — Greeks 203 Sigma Pi Sigma Pi, a social organization founded with high ideals such as chivalry, scholarship, and brotherhood, was founded at University in 1897. The Gamma Tau Chapter was chartered in April of 1968, here at Georgia Southern, and has strived through the years to further develop the ideals of the frater- nity. Sigma Pi participates in all Greek and school events, and has the third highest overall G.P.A. within the social Greek organizations. Front Row: Randy Walters, Charlie Robeson, Steve Komisarow, Dede Dyrenforth, Lynn Bobo, Patty Floyd, Karin Hemminger, Susan Williamson, Jeannie Callaman, Monty Nogel. 2nd Row: Richard Hilburn, Joseph Barkley, Beth Clifton, Melanie Rogers, Karen Murray, Sandy Marinos, Lisa Burton, Pam Mosley, LeRuth Cockrell, Ken Lanier, Richard Thompson, Ron King. 3rd Row: Rick Van Atta, Richard Boyce, Richard Till, Phil Adams, Perry Tin- dol, George Marinow, Brent Norris, Ricky Wilder, Rodney Gibson, Richard Barnhill, John Sluder, Jimi Walden, Frank Mulherin, Alan Thompson, Paul Haynes. Not Pictured: Bob House, Lee Jones, Dave Aldrich. 204 Organizations — Greeks Tau Kappa Epsilon TKE endeavors to engulf every aspect of college life, and to give each member the opportunity to be a socially aware student. Nationally founded in July of 1 899 at Illinois Wesleyan University, TKE was char- tered at GSC in May, 1968. 7 TKE TKEp TKE V A . HIM ■F f f t r TK K K lW TK h Front Row: Judy Imig, Lori Brumm, Mary Girmsey, Susan Adcock, Sherri Cole, Lindie Smilie, Sherry Farmer, Claudia Bannister, Kathy Palmer, Susan Britt, Marilyn Cook, Karen Henderson, Mary Franklin Cousins. Second Row: Al Lawson, Becky Schuler, Marsha Broome, Jan Preston, Jan Harom, Jenny Kissling, Jacky Jones, Lisa Bryan, Mary Polhill, Patti Bush, Vickie Hill, Beth Bently, Angela Parks, Mary Haynes, Janey Bishop, Amy Bain, George Gruger. Third Row: Dennis Hobbs, Mark Cheshire, Nick Daud, Lawanna Slocumbe, Lynn Crowley, Melodie Snider, Kristy Faircloth, Lisa Martin, Libby Reynolds, Lissa Price, Elaine Smith, Sally Hester, Becky Thomas, Linda Lee Carter, Deb- bie Dodd, Annette Seagraves, Nancy Woodruff, Kathy King, Lanette Totle, Betsy Lewis, Susan Smith, Julie Busby, Tom Hemby, Russell Priddy, Dave Rentschler. ZTA ' s very busy year began with fall rush, where they their quota. Next they were involved in the Sigma Chi C Week. They placed 2nd in volleyball and placed in bask( and bowling. Some of their other activities included: visiting the met retarded, participating in Homecoming and winning the I tub competition, helping with the Bloodmobile, swim rr and water polo games, attending the ZTA State Day in Me and having a Parents Day Banquet. 206 Organizations-Greeks Greek Week — The Competition Contin Greek Week, May 2-7, was highlighted by a dance at the tobacco warehouse otf highway 80 on May 7. The overall fraternity winners, announced at the dance, were: first place, Sigma Chi with 37 points; Kappa Sigma with 36 points; and third place, Alpha Tau Omega with 32 points. Sorority winners were: first place, Delta Zeta with 47 points; second place, Kappa Delta with 46 points; and third place Alpha Delta Pi with 30 points. Points were determined by competition in sports held during the week. Three of the Saturday games, the egg toss, the tire roll, and a combination race, were also chosen to count for points. 08 Organizations - ... " i HMtk l it Vw.lE All Greeks participated in the cancer drive on Monday, May 2. The Greek god, Mike Wild (Kappa Sigma), and the Greek goddess, Christy Wilson (Kappa Delta) were chosen that night at Hanner Gym. Asbury Stembridge (Kappa Sigma) and Judy Coleman (Alpha Delta Pi) were chosen that same evening as Greek man and woman on the basis of their involvement in the Greek system, their particular chapter, community life, school life, and the writing of a 250 word essay. Organizations 209 Classes Adams, John Adams, Laurie Adams, Mary Aiken, Linda Allen, Kathryn Ansley, Kathy Anderson, Gene Amason, Jackie Allgood, Diane Allen, Laura Atkinson, Carol Atkins, Helen Arnau, Ted Bacon, Gary Bainer, Michael Baker, Brenda Balfour, Debra Bannister, Claudia Barfoot, Donna Barnes, Julie Barnett, Sheila Barnhill, Kenneth Barrett, Cherie Barth, Judith Bartlett, John Bauer, Audrey Beale, James Behling, Margaret Bell, Susan Butler, Joyce Butler, Ethel Burmaster, Betsi Burke, Susan Burchfield, Cliff Bull, Betsy Buckner, Martha Bucher, Carol Bryson, Melodie Bryant, Ronald Bryant, Jonathan Bryant, Janice Brunner, Steve Brumm, Michael Browning, Cheryl Brown, Robin Brown, Pam Bennett, Angela Bennett, Beth Bennett, Lovett Berry, Nancy 1 Berry, Scott 1 Bevill, James Bevis, Rebecca Bidez, Laura Blanks, Lynn Blount, Anne Boatright, Jance 1 Boatright, JoAnn 3 Bone, Bobby Bonefeste, John 1 Bowen, Vicki 1 Brackett, Denise Bradl, Cathy 1 2 1 4 Underclass Brady, Lee Anne 2 Bragg, Wilbur 3 Branch, Brain 3 Bray, Cecil 3 Brennan, Mary 2 Britt, Susan 1 Brooks, Billy 3 Brooks, Cythia 2 Brophy, James 1 Brown, Barbara 2 Brown, Claudia 3 Brown, Ellis 1 Cilburn, Susan 1 Clements, Talmadge 1 Calhoun, Karen 1 Callaway, Starr 3 Campbell, Peggy 1 Canady, Kelly 1 Carey, Clifford 1 Carr, Ellen 3 Carrollton, Lynn 1 Carswell, Deborah 3 Channell, Barbara 1 Clark, Christy 1 Clemans, Carole 2 Clyatt, Beverly 3 Cole, Sherri 1 Conner, Julie 3 Columbus, Marian 1 Collins, Roberta 1 Collins, Delores 3 Colman, Elaine 2 Cook, Michael 1 Copeland, Jeannie 1 Copeland, Cindy 3 Cordrey, Marcia 1 Covey, Terri 2 Courson, Leon 3 Cousins, Mary 1 Covington, Susan 1 Crabbe, Mydras 3 Crabtree, Linda 3 Crance, Michael 3 Crane, Elisa 2 Cravey, Herbert 3 Crenshae, Lee 2 Crew, Jonnie Mae Crews, Opal 2 Crick, Ginger 2 Underclass I 21 5 Crosby, Robbie Cummins, Charlotte Cutler, Paul Cutting, Theresa Damian, Jane Damron, Shari Daniel, Dorothy Darley, Hugh Davis, Betty Davis, Cherry Davis, Juanne Davis, Teresa Davis, Wesley Day, Terry Dean, Michael Dean, Susan Dean, Mary De Loach, Joy Denny, Lisa 1 Detmer, Daryl 1 DeWine, Kelly 1 Dewitt, Susan 1 Dickerson, Joan 3 Dickey, Holly Dierks, Debbie 1 Dion, Michelle 1 Donahue, Kathleen 1 Doremus, Nancy 1 Ducato, Paula Duke, Lori Dukes, Cherie 1 Dukes, Elaine 2 Duncan, Joan Duncken, Christine Dungan, Donna 1 Dunn, Carolyn Edge, Teresa Edwards, Cynthia Ellis, Deborah Ennis, Scott Prince, Vicky Erickson, Nancy 1 Estes, Wayne 2 Everett, John 3 Evors, Darrell 1 Exley, Laura 1 Faulk, Martha 3 Faulkner, Diane 2 Felton, LaVerne 1 Ferguson, Richard 1 Fernandez, Joseph 1 Fetter, Patrick 3 Finley, Linda 1 Firges, Nancy 2 Fitzsimons, Jean 1 Floyd, Pamela 3 Floyd, Randy 3 Folker, Mark 3 Folsom, Karen 1 Fortune, Frank 1 Fountain, David 3 Futch, Jana 3 Fouts, Angela 1 Fowler, John 1 Fox, Thomas 1 Freeman, Vicki 3 Fricks, Thomas 1 Frost, Ronald 3 Fulton, Julian 1 Gatch, Mark 1 Goeker, Donna 1 Goodsen, Michael 3 Golden, Nancy 1 Graham, Angela 1 Grant, Paula 3 Gray, William 3 Green, Timothy 3 Griffin, Tracye 1 Grover, Cheryl 2 Groover, Paula 1 Grubbs, Robin 1 Haavio, Anna I Hadaway, William 1 Hagan, Michael 2 Hale, Jayna 1 Haley, Elizabeth 1 Haley, Henry 1 Hall, Teresa 1 Hamilton, Shawn 1 Hancock, Gale 1 Underclass 21 7 Hanper, Carlyn Harden, David Harper, Deborah Harrell, Thomas Harrison, Mollie Hartley, Ronnie Hawkins, Debbie Hawkins, James Hayes, James Hayman, Janis Headley, Elizabeth Henning, Andrea Henson, Marcia Herndon, Cynthia Hester, Debra Hicks, Elise Hicks, Joan Hightower, Gayle Hill, Charles Hiller, Kimberly Hilliard, William 218 Classes Jowers, Dorothy 2 Jeffards, Laurie 1 Jenkins, Albert 3 Jernigan, Mark 2 Joiner, Pamela 2 Johns, Richard 3 Johnson, Alice 1 Johnson, Amanda 1 Johnson, Glenn 1 Johnson, Lisa 1 Johnson, Melissa 1 Johnson, Miriam Johnson, Randall 1 Johnston, Stan Jones, John 2 Jones, Kathryn 1 Jones, Sherry 2 Jordan, Brenda 1 Jordan, Kelly 1 Karp, Henry 2 Keene, Buford 1 Kegley, Dorothy 1 Kelly, Gary 1 Kelly, Peter 3 Kemp, James 1 Kemp, William 2 Kenworthy, Lisa 1 Key, William 2 Kicklighter, Anona Kicklighter, Mitzi 3 Kimler, Barbara 1 King, Richard 2 King, Steve 1 Kingston, Andrew Kirkland, Kenneth Kirkman, Linda Kiser, Tina 3 Kissling, Jennifer 1 Kistler, Laura 2 Kitchens, Beverly Kite, Christie 1 Kleinhans, Evie 2 Kasior, Mary Lou 2 Kukla, Howard 2 LaBonne, Deborah 1 Lacey, Allen 1 Lally, Thomas 1 Lampros, Thomas 1 Lanier, Andrea 1 Lantz, Bette Jo 1 Lassetter, Jill 1 Lasseter, Tara 1 Lee, Belinda 2 Lentz, Beverly 2 Lepisto, Jaana 1 Leverett, Leslie 1 Lide, Sharen 2 Lindsay, Paula 3 Lord, Dora 3 Lord, Karen 2 Lord, Sherri 1 Loudermilk, Tamela 1 Lowery, Jo Ellen 1 Lowry, Catherine 2 Luke, Shelly 2 Lynn, Pamela 2 Lytle, Lynn 1 Maddox, Frank 3 Mallard, Missy 3 Marland, Vanessa 2 Martin, Betsy 3 Martin, Meredith 1 Martin, Nancy 1 Mayo, Michael 1 Melchers, Julien 2 Melton, Robin 1 Mende, Cynthia 1 Michael, Mildred 1 Milburn, Charlotte 1 Miltord, Merle 1 McMillan, Kyle 3 Miller, Wanda 2 Miller, Yvonne 2 Mills, Carol 1 Mills, Patricia 2 Minchew, Lisa 1 Mitchell, Jamille 1 Mize, Charles 3 Mize, Ellen 1 Monfort, Katherine 2 Moore, Carolyn 1 220 Classes Moore, Clarence 3 Moore, Denise 2 Moore, Teresa 3 Moran, Edward 1 Morey, Anitta 2 Morgan, Pat 3 Morgan, Sheila 2 Moorhead, Robert 1 Morton, Terry 3 Morris, Susan 1 Moss, Donna 3 Mulatu, Sara 2 Murphy, Mark 2 Murray, Debra 1 McAllister, Linda 2 McBride, Mary 2 McCallum, Claire 3 McClintic, Ellen 1 McCollum, Teresa 3 McConnell, Jo Ellen 2 McCullough, Hugh 1 McDonald, Donna 1 McEachin, Bonita 1 McElhenney, Cynthia McElreath, Brenda 3 McGhee, Donald 3 McGowan, Violet 2 McKeon, Kathy 1 McLucas, Donna 3 McRae, Maria 1 McWhirt, Bettina 2 Nadeau, Joseph 2 Napier, Beth 1 Nault, Thomas 1 Neely, Mitzi 1 Nelson, John 1 Neubaum, Eileen 3 Neugen, Ella 2 Newberry, Janet 1 Newberry, Jenniter 1 Newman, Robin 3 Newsome, Lynda 1 Nobles, Lisa 1 Norton, Toney 3 Odom.J.B. 2 Odom, Melba 2 Odozi, Pius 2 Oglesby, Jacob 3 Ogletree, Jarvius 3 Olive, Ginger 2 Olmstead, Tracy 1 O ' Neal, Jen 2 O ' Neal, Lenore 1 O ' Neal, Tom 1 -Owen, Karen 1 Palmer, Kathy 1 Palmer, Jon 1 Parnsh, Stephanie 1 Parker, Barbara 2 Parker, Charles 1 " Parker, Hubert 3 Parker, Stephanie 2 Parker, William 3 Classes ' 221 Parks, Angelia Parks, David Parrish, Kay Parrish, Patricia Patrick, Kimberly Patterson, James Pearce, Marka Penn, Kelly Perkins, Peggy Perkins, Ralph Perry, Bobbi Jo Peterson, Ginger Pettus, Brenda Petty, Susan Pierce, David Piland, John Pinion, Eugene Pitman, Richard Poloney, Stephen Poole, Stephen Poppineau, Sheryl Powell, Leanne Powell, Marsha Powell, Phillip Powell, Sherry Pratt, Michael Preston, Jan Price, Cindy Price, Douglas Pritchett, Danette Pruett, Melanie Pullen, Carol Quick, Nancy Quillian, Al Quinn, Wanda Raftield, Susan Ramsey, Susan Rasmussen, Anne Rawlins, Catherine Reese, Susan Regan, Tracye Rentz, Deborah Reynolds, Deborah 3 Rhoe, Elizabeth 2 Rice, Brenda 1 Rich.Andra 1 Richards, Margaret 2 Ridings, Cynthia 2 Riggs, Leila 1 Riley, Patty 3 Robbins, Crystal 2 Roberts, Brett 1 Roberts, Caren 1 Roberts, John 1 Roberts, Lee Ann 1 Robinson, Caron 2 Robinson, Terri 1 Robinson, Albert 1 Rood, Jay 3 Ross, Beverly 3 Royal, Lisa 1 Rushing, Sammy 1 Sammond, Jeffrey 2 Sappington, Lynda 1 Sauls, Shirley 2 Sayles, Guy 2 Searcy, Laura 1 Seay, Randall 3 Segert, Bodo 1 Seibolt, Catherine 1 Selph, Susan 2 Sessions, Robert 2 Shattles, Robyn 1 Shipman, Mary 3 Shuman, Anita 1 Simmons, Ann 2 Simol, Debra 3 Sims, Danny 1 Singer, Lyn 1 Sires, Tony 1 Skinner, Angie 1 Slover, John 3 Smelley, Robert 2 Smillie, Linda 1 Underclass 223 Smith, Leann Smith, Darrell Smith, Goerge Smith, Gordon Smith, James Smith, Pam Smith, Phyllis Smith, Stephane Smith, Tina Smoak, Sandra Smoot, Cindy Synder, Debora Synder, John Southerland, Charie Speight, Joseph Spencer, Carolyn Stanford, Catherine Stanley, Robert Stapelton, Clyde Steed, Jeanette Steele, Connie Stevens, Stephanie Stewart, Thomas Stewart, William Stone, Linda Stone, Sheryl Stork, Joseph Strickland, Angela Strickland, Kay Swain, Robin Swann, Wayne Swinson, Janet Talley, Karen Tatum, Kay Taylor, Camille Taylor, Tony Terry, Alison Terry, Margaret Thigpen, Ann Thomas, Angela Thomas, Cheryl Thomas, Leslie 1 Thomas, Rebecca Thompson, Gailyn Thompson, Michael Thorne, Sarah Thompson, Trenette Tillman, Walter Tobby, Ezekiel Todd, Dwight 1 Todd, Roxanne 1 Tomlin, Christopher Trawick, Helen 3 Trees, Mary 1 Tremble, Deborah 1 Tucker, Richard 1 Turner, Chandelle 1 Turner, Elease 3 Turner, Pamela 1 Tyrone, Rebecca 2 Ussery, Ronald 2 Vereness, Denise 3 Villars, Tammy 2 Vereness, Denise 3 Vogel, Victoria 3 Vollenweider, Leslie Voutila, Cheryl 2 Ward, Micah 3 Wardlaw, David 3 Walsh, Margaret 1 Walters, Andrew 1 Webb, Terri 1 Weeks, Carla 1 Welch, Jan 2 West, Tommy 2 Westhead, Helen 1 Wheeler, Martha 2 Wheeler, Myra 1 Whipple, Cheryl 1 White, Herschel 1 White, Karen 2 White, Lauren 1 White, Mary Anne 2 Whitfield, Lee 1 Whiting, Elaine 3 Whitley, Garry 1 Whitsette, Cherrylle Whitson, Debra 2 Whorton, Saralyn 2 Wicker, Thomas 1 Wilkerson, Peggy 2 Wilkes, Sheri 3 Wilkinson, Joyce 3 Williams, Ann 2 Williams, Sheryl 1 Williams, William 1 Williamson, Andy 3 Williamson, Jane 1 Williamson, Susan 2 Willis, Cindy 3 Woodall, Paul 1 Woodward, Mary 1 Woodward, Tomothy Wright, Margaret 1 Wright, Nancy 2 Wu, Mai-ling 3 Von Xander, Pia 2 Yandle, Regina 3 Young, Marcia 2 Young, Teresa 3 Zeagler, Garnett 1 Zeigler, Drett 1 Underclass 225 Anderson, John Criminal Justice Bacon, Joseph, Jr. Biology Baker, Karen Management Baldwin, Becky Art Banks, Bernice Accounting Barratta, Oneita Education Barrs, John Accounting Beattre, Don, Jr. Recreation Beckett, Charles Printing Management Benjamin, Roy Art Bennett, Robert Accounting Blackburn, Elizabeth Education Bland, Cheryl Education Blenke, Albert Physical Education Blount, Jud Finance and Law Bowen, Jackie Education Bowers, Betsy Art Brock, Juanelya Sociology Bruce, Janna Sociology Butler, Mack Music Byrd, Debra Psychology Cannady, Dorothy Education Cannon, John Recreation Cantrell, Sylvia Carson, Steven Public Relations 226 . Seniors Carter, Patricia Education Cason, Russell Music Chastain, Loretta Office Administration Childers, Vera Criminal Justice Clark, Gerard History Clark, Kathy Special Education Clark, Kirby Accounting Clements, Mardonna Psychology Clifton, Montell Accounting Crooms, Sherry Education Culbreth, Charles Finance Cumby, Jackye Criminal Justice Cvetan, Nancy Recreation Davis, Nancy Education DuBois, Gary Industrial Art Durrence, Leigh Art Ellington, Susan Education Freeman, Cynthia Home Economics Gilbert, Anne Recreation Gore, John Music Gray, Patricia Criminal Justice Hadden, Sandra Education Hall, Cathy Finance Hammonds, Risa Management Hannaford, Scott Finance Seniors 227 Haren, William Education Harmon, Harriet Art Education Harris, Sally Geology Harrison, Thomas Hay, Polly Data Processing Haygood, Benjamin Political Science Heath, Anda Music Education Helbert, Carla Home Economics Higgs, Tabatha Elementary Education Hight, Harriet Business Education Hix, Cathy Home Economics Hodges, Vada Accounting Hogan, Harry Biology Hooten, Debra Biology Hughey, James Recreation Humphrey, William Accounting Hunnicutt, Belinda Education Ivey, James Marketing Jeffers, Michael Physical Education Johnson, Carla Exceptional Child Johnson, Carolyn Office Administration Johnson, Carolyn E. Accounting Johnson, Clarke Finance Kaney, Joe General Business Karp, Victoria History Kennedy, Ruby Business Lee, Deborah Children Services Lister, Kathy Home Economics Lord, Ottis Business Administration Lynn, Diane Elementary Education Massey, Joseph Accounting Mercer, Karen Data Processing Moats, Harold Electrical Monfee, Catherine Accounting Moore, Debra English Moore, Valeria Fashion Merchandising Mosley, Hilda Exceptional Child McCall, Richard Psychology Musgrove, Cynthia Mathematics McCallum, Joy Home Economics McCary, Donna Accounting Pruet, Frank English Pridgen, Ann Fashion Merchandising Powell, Ginnie Powell, Deborah Office Administration Philpott, David Geology Pendry, William Business Management Payton, Norma Criminal Justice Parson, Sharon Exceptional Child Oglesby, Pamela Home Economics Nessmith, Donald Data Processing Neal, Mary Physical Education McNeal, Jennifer Elementary Education McLeod, James Accounting McLain, Cathy Music Education Seniors 229 Quinn, Curtis Accounting Qualman, Roger Business Ramsay, Sam Education Rish, William Physical Education Roach, Rhonda Education Rogers, Kathy Business Robertson, Diane Public Recreation Robinson, Ralph Criminal Justice Ruedebush, Jane Recreation Sheppard, Arthur, Jr. Building Construction Shirreffs, Jane Education Shumans, Edward Education Toler, Slaton, Jr. Science Smith, Cindy Home Economics Spivey, Kathleen Home Economics Stadnick, Sylvia Education Stanley, Marlene Education Stembridge, William, Jr. Finance Taylor, Barbara Education Thiele, Robert, Jr. Political Science Thompson, Gloria Public Relations Tillman, Susan Home Economics Turk, Cheryl Physical Education Walker, Vanessa Music Walters, Randall Business Management Warner, Janey Education Waters, Ellis History Weitman, Reta Office Administration Wesley, Mitchell Journalism Whatley, Tom Wilkerson, Patricia Education Wilkinson, Lee Ann Home Economics Williams, Gerald Political Science Williams, Linda Public Relations Wood, Mark Business Management Wright, Lee Finance Zimmerman, Richard Deas, Ricky Physical Education Johns, Bedell McClain, Carolyn Satcher, Karen Satcher, Walton Riley, Charlyn Graduate Students 231 Administration and Faculty Vice President — Dr. Nicholas Quick A native of Carmel, Indiana, Dr. Nicholas Quick came to Statesboro in 1 969. He served as Dean of Arts and Sciences at GSC prior to his becoming Southern ' s vice president in February, 1972. He holds an A.B. and a M.A. in English from the University of Illinois, and a Ph.D. in English from the University of Texas. With him lies the power to make a student ' s spring break a day or two longer as it is his office that makes the schedule of finals. JRfWWli mm 238 Administration stration 239 240 Administration 242 Administration Faculty Administration Faculty 243 " Thoroughly to teach another is the best way to learn for yourself 99 — Try on Edwards Administration Faculty 247 Adams, Dr. Sterling C. Music Anderson, Mrs. Evelyn Prof. Lab. Exp. Andrews, Dr. Earl Technology Arling, Mr. Harry Music Barrett, Mrs. Nancy Foreign Languages Barrow, Dr. Robert History and Geog. Barry, Dr. Don History and Geog. Bayless, Dr. Stephen Art Bell, Dr. Marjorie Secondary Education Bennett, Dr. Sara Biology Billard, Mr. Lloyd Accounting Bishop, Dr. Gale Geology Boliek, Miss Elvena Eng., Jour., and Phil. Bonds, Mr. Charles Educ. Psych, and Guidance Borowsky, Ms. Jane Foreign Languages Boxer, Dr. Robert Chemistry Bragg, Ms. Sara Marketing and Off. Adm. Branch, Dr. Roger Socio. andAnthro. Brannen, Ms. Anne S. Marketing and Off. Adm. Brogdon, Mr. Fred History and Geog. 248 Faculty I Brogdon, Mrs. Helen Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Brown, Dr. Paul Eng. , Jour. , and Phil. Brown, Dr. V. Edward Ed. Instruction Brown, Dr. Walter Secondary Education Bryant, Dr. Caroll Prof. Emeritus, Physics Bryant, Mr. Larry Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Carmichael, Mr. Hayden Technology Carnes, Dr. Lon Finance and Law Cate, Dr. Hollis Eng., Journ., and Phil. Causey, Dr. Denzil, Jr. Accounting Cheshire, Dr. Bill Vocational Ed. Christison, Dr. Milton Secondary Ed. Christmas, Mr. Jack CATES Cochran, Dr. John History and Geog. Corless, Mr. Dave Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Cotten, Dr. Doyice Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Crawford, Mrs. Kathryn Ed. Instruction Crowder, Miss Linda Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Dahir, Dr. Kathleen Foreign Languages Darley, Mr. Hugh Technology Faculty 249 Darrell, Dr. James Geology Davis, Mr. Donald Eng. , Jour. , and Phil. Deal, Dr. Emit B. Economics Dellenbarger, Dr. Lynn Finance and Law DeNitto, Mr. John Prof. Lab. Exp. Dixon, Dr. Paul Vocational Ed. Dosier, Mr. Lloyd Management Dudley, Dr. Gary Psychology Edwards, Dr. Andrew Edu. Psych, and Guidance Ellaissi, Dr. Mahmond Secondary Ed. Farkas, Dr. Z. J. Foreign Languages Fields, Dr. Warren Music Fitzwater, Dr. Robert Chemistry Floyd, Mr. Gordon Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Ford, Mrs. Charlotte History and Geog. Franklin, Mrs. Sandra Seconday Ed. French, Dr. Frank Biology Garrison, Dr. X. L. School Services Gerken, Dr. Robert Music Gernant, Dr. Frieda Prof. Emeritus Godfrey, Mr. Edgar Technology Golden, Mrs. Dorothy Special Studies Gray, Mrs. Jane E d. Instruction Gufford, Dr. Joseph Prof. Lab Exp. 250 Faculty Hall, Miss Rebecca Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec, Hardy, Miss Beth Math Harrell, Mr. Horace Accounting Hickman, Dr. Keith Technology Hilde, Dr. Richard Marketing and Off. Adm. Hoenes, Dr. Ronald School Services Hoff, Mr. Clayton Eng., Jour., and Phil. Hooley, Mrs. Adele Eng., Jour., and Phil. Jones, Miss Susan Home Economics Jordan, Dr. James History and Geog. Keithley, Mr. Richard Eng. Jour., and Phil. Kellogg, Dr. Craig Chemistry Kettler, Miss Mary Home Economics Kleinginna, Mrs. Anne Psychology Kleinginna, Dr. Paul Psychology Kolpitcke, Dr. John Music Krissinger, Dr. Wayne Biology LaCerva, Dr. Patricia Eng., Jour., and Phil. Lane, Dr. Betty Home Economics Lanier, Mrs. Doris Eng., Jour., and Phil. Faculty 251 Lanier, Mrs. Nancy Prof. Lab. Exp. Lee, Mrs. Dorothy Speech and Drama Lindsey, Dr. John Ed. Instruction Little, Dr. Edward Eng. , Jour. , and Phil. Mabry, Dr. Kemp Edu. Psych, and Guidance Marshall, Dr. Rosemarie Biology Martin, Mr. John Technology Martin, Dr. Robert Edu. Psych, and Guidance Mathew, Dr. David Music Maur, Dr. Kishwar Biology Mayfield, Dr. Gordon Chemistry McKinnis, Dr. Paul School Services Mikell, Mrs. Mary Speech and Drama Mobley, Mr. C. M. Physics Moore, Dr. Dorothy Bern. Ed. Nelson, Dr. Rex Technology 252 Faculty Nelson, Dr. Robert Chemistry Nettleton, Dr. Douglas Economics Oliver, Dr. James Biology Osgood, Ms. Shirley Psychology Parcels, Mr. John Eng. , Jour. , and Phil. Parrish, Dr. Leo Management Paul, Dr. Tom Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Peach, Dr. Walter Ed. Instruction Pearce, Dr. Doris Home Economics Petkewich, Dr. Richard Geology Piatt, Dr. Larry Socio. andAnthro. Pound, Mrs. Dorothy Music Presley, Dr. Delma Eng. , Journ. , and Phil. Rabitsch, Mrs. Sandra Eng., Jour., and Phil. Rainwater, Dr. Frank Eng., Jour., and Phil. Ramsey, Mrs. Delores Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Remley, Miss Roxie Art Riley, Dr. Sam Journalism Rogers, Dr. George History and Geog. Rogers, Dr. John Physics Rubin, Dr. Alan Speech and Drama Sanders, Dr. Frederick Eng., Jour., and Phil. Saunders, Dr. Frank History and Geo. Scales, Dr. Luther Eng., Jour., and Phil. Faculty 253 Scearce, Mr. Jimmy Health, Phys. Ed. and Ftec. Scott, Dr. Taylor Socio. andAnthro. Selvidge, Mr. Lewis Technology Sherrell, Mr. Dan Marketing and Off. Adm. Shriver, Dr. George History and Geog. Sida, Dr. Donald Prof. Lab. Exp. Singletary, Dr. Tom Technology Smith, Mr. Tom Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Sparks, Dr. Arthur Math Speith, Dr. William Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Spurgeon, Dr. Patrick Eng., Jour., and Phil. Stallings, Mr. Jack Health, Phys. Ed. and Rec. Stapleton, Dr. Richard Management Stewart, Mr. Billy Task Force Stone, Dr. David Math 254 Faculty Thomas, Mr. Svend Management Vogel, Mr. Arv Technology Wallace, Mr. John Technology Walton, Mrs. Betty Ed. Instruction Waugh, Mr. R. J. Political Science Weatherford, Dr. Jarold Foreign Languages Weisenborn, Dr. David Economics Wells, Dr. Norman Math Wells, Mrs. Rosalyn Math West, Dr. Robert Speech and Drama Whaley, Mr. D. C. Technology Whitener, Miss Susie Home Econo mics Wilsford, Miss Evelyn Home Economics Wilson, Dr. Dean Music Wilson, Dr. Maryland Speech and Drama Faculty 255 A Diversified Faculty " Building airplanes has been a hobby of mine for eleven years, " said Mr. John Wallace of mechanical engineering technology. " It ' s a pleasure to build them and a real thrill to fly them. " In 1 969, Wallace built a two-seater airplane in which he has traveled to Wisconsin, Florida, and parts of New England. He hopes to build a four-seater in the near future, which will take three or four years to complete. Recently Wallace built a gyrocopter, which resembles a mini-helicopter. This is a short-term project as it only requires about six months to construct one. " It ' s capable of flying 75 mph or so, bul I usually keep it down to 20 mph. I only use it to fly around Statesboro. When you get up there, you ' re virtually alone . . .it ' s a fantastic feeling. " Administration Faculty 257 258 Administration Faculty Mrs. Nancy Barrett of the foreign language department has been " crazy about the Greek myths ' ' ever since the days of her college English 251 course. Mrs. Barrett promised herself that she ' d visit all the places she ' d ever read about — hence her hobby is traveling. Not only has Mrs. Barrett seen Greece ' s Oracle at Delphi and Tomb of Agamemnon, but she ' s also covered most of Europe, South America, and Mexico in her travels. It was inevitable that as a teacher of Spanish she would travel extensively in Spain as well. When asked about her plans for the future she said, " I really want to investigate the Mayan Civilization in Yucatan " Mrs. Barrett cited her hobbies other than traveling as " collecting paraphernalia and good friends. " Administration Faculty 259 Dr. Frank Clark of the math department considers himself an eccentric when compared to the other faculty members, because of his running marathons. " Some people run for enjoyment; even if it were proven to be detrimental, I think I would still run, " he said. Although he has jogged two miles a day for years, Dr. Clark first became interested in covering long distances when Frank Shorter won the marathon in the 1972 Olympics. " I wanted to see if I could do the same thing — run in a mara- thon and finish. I gradually increased the distance I ran each day, planning to enter the Peach Bowl Marathon the Christ- mas after the Olympics. My time wasn ' t great, but I finished in just a little over three hours. " Dr. Clark has participated in the Peach Bowl Marathon four times and also in the Stone Mountain Marathon. " Running serves a need I have ... I run ten miles every morning on backroads . . . It ' s a victory over yourself when you finish — it ' s a great feeling! " Administration Faculty " My whole life is spent working with the environment and art. It ' s fun not just work, " said Mr. Bruno Bak of the art department. He believes that art should become inte- grated with man ' s environment. Bak emphasized that art is not only visual, but includes books, music, furniture and the buildings we live in. People are suffering from " visual illiteracy, " he said. The places that people live and work in are poorly constructed — function- ally and visually. " We are paying a penalty for this because abnormal surroundings and badly designed space are harmful to our nervous systems. " He is renowned for his many stained glass window designs. Bak ' s most famous, and the world ' s largest, stained glass window is St. John ' s Cathedral in Minnesota. He worked on this project with Breuer, the architect who also designed the UNESCO building in Paris and the Whitney Museum in New York City. Administration Faculty 261 Evening if the deligh t of virtuous age; it seems an emblem of the tranquil close of a busy life — serene, placid, and mild, with the impress of the great Creator stamped upon it. — Bulwer 263 A graceful and honorable old age is the childhood of immortality — Pindar The golden age is before us not behind us. — St. Simon Seasons Autumn to winter, winter into spring, Spring into summer, summer in to fall, — So rolls the changing year, and so we change; Motion so swift, we know not that we move. Dinah Mulock Craik — Immutable To walk along a country road and dream Of days long past when all my days were spring. My thoughts were full of plans, of hopes, of schemes; I ' d laugh; I ' d play; I ' d run; I ' d sing. But spring is gone and fall has come. My days In the sun have sprung away. But now I must Enjoy this time before I have to pay The price of peace at last to come to dust. My time is near. The shining, sparkling snow Is like a brilliant blanket covering all the world. These stars can even make my eyes all glow. The world is dressed in diamonds and all pearled. No longer can the earth tell me a lie; The time has come for me to leave and die. Sherri McLean 271 Another year has gone by at Georgia Southern and is now recorded between the pages of the 1977 REFLECTOR. As is customary for the editor, I would like to use this last page to thank those who were instrumental in helping to put this book together. The REFLECTOR would not be if not for pictures therefore I ' d like to especially thank Steve Elwood and Photographic Ser- vices for the time and effort they spent in the darkroom develop- ing pictures. I hope your eyes have recuperated! I ' d also like to thank Terry Leonard for his abundance of color slides from which we chose most of the color that appears in the opening section. To the others, Susan Ambrose, Eddie Donato, David Richardson, and Brent Russell, who also contributed both color and black and white pictures, many thanks. I would also like to give special recognition and thanks to Terri Webb for spending extra time on the faculty section and for her help this summer. And last, but not least, my heartfelt gratitude to my associate editor, Susan Ambrose, who slaved with me all summer writing copy to finish this book. Without her help it would never have been completed 4 hope you enjoy the memories of 1 976-77 Editor, REFLECTOR 1977 ...1mM_ mm -mm

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