University of South Carolina Spartanburg - Carolana Yearbook (Spartanburg, SC)

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'H U mn' -gi' I x , .4 1L24Qw'gl-R N. .sh , ,spyx 'N ,, -A - - A 4-.: V-Aw i USCS kept an attentive vigi- lance as her population grew from 177 in 1967, to its present student body numbering 2600. Academically USCS has grown from a single college of Nursing to a university housing five differ- ent colleges of academic pro- grams, including one in Interdisci- plinary Studies. ln 1978, USCS graduated her first class of seniors after becoming a four- year institution in 1976. The 1979 fall season of men's basketball saw USCS in the num- ber one position of the Dunkel ratings. With this top rating came an increased school spirit and an atmosphere of unity between the students that had been lacking before. How could any- one look at all these accom- plishments and say that this was going to be an unlucky year for USCS? "l5:,,'t'- ' 'V , nv -' my mga - - -.4-.H-' :L"f' .ff f','f?M'Hi"4'?"'7 . - -2-gs - Jr- - ' ., .131 f,,,,f.,,,,Y,,.,,,. 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Some who come to USCS do so with the prevoiling thought thot this is going to be just on- other four yedrs of educotion, merely d continuotion of whot hos dlreddy been toking pldce for the post twelve yedrs. The students who progress the most though, ore those who come to USCIS with on open ond recep- tive mind, reddy to tdke on new odventures ond encounter un- known risks. For these people USCS becomes whot they moke it. v -Y 1 1' . 1- 1 " 11 0' A . 'J 'V -Q.. I u 1 Mig. ' . A5 Q ' 5 ' l'x 1-9 'jfg - 5 O ,K . .sl l -li . rxx ' 'sw if ' 4 .5 my .5 ff xv.. X 5 .VL . - . -.kr-V ,5xlx. Yi. - 1 S .Je . -2' ' X-211 A - - - 4 , -3 Q N 9 . N x . vw Mx, ,, i ' na Y ar I' -0. 1 . -' . L 'sa N, f., .412 1 V , 7, Y I J ' ', -' X. , - TV 7 .--',x :pf fr- .. .,'1. ' as - - 4. H - , .., , K wg .Q X - M - xr A f ' ., 1 , ' . v Y - ,- x N, ' - v X i 5 I ,L 7 .. k . 5 , hai' x ' ' A . r Q R . .x , x' 5 ,, A '. .V N rf 'V1 -"Y L '. ', Y . at N A ' " Q W ' ' ' f -w? I.. Ag " - '. : f " . . 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The clubs ond orgonizotions ore olwoys looking for willing souls to tdke some of the burden off their ol- reody overworked members. There ore othletics for both men ond women, ond for those who enjoy rivolry between them- selves ond their friends there ore intromurol sports. For the musicol- ly inclined there is the pepbond, the University Chorus or Sigmd Pi Mu. For the fortunote few who hove dll their moving ports in or- der there is cheerleoding or the donce teom. Those odventurous souls with Greek blood in their veins con join Pi Koppo Phi, o newly chortered froternity on compus. And for those who seek the ultimote chollenge there is the Student Government Associotion. Forewdrning though, os usuol the group thot does the most for the compus is the one thot receives the most criticism. However, the fittest survive. If this isn't enough to sotisfy your wonts, round up o few friends ond stort your own club-new chorters ore olwoys welcome. gl 41.55 ,wsxglf-,ig eq, 1-,g . 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' ' r....,4 ,'- 4, 4.,,r ,ay Aff, Academics This Yedf SGW the Cfl'iVOl ot DSW faces in fhe academic pefSODI18l ot USCS. Several neW iI1Sfl'UCf0l'S WSIS added Gnd Cl DSW dedn WGS ODDOinfed fOl' the College ot Business. FOI' the flfSf NTTIGA eV6l' O Rhodes Scholar WGS chosen fl'OlT1 OUT student body: quite Ch achievemint tor a small school. with the expansion ot the nursing program comes a new building to begin construction in late 1981. The 2600 undergraduates at USCS are enrolled in 23 ditterent courses ot study leading to tour- year degrees. USCS also serves more than a. thousand persons each year through non-credlt short courses. Today's University ot South Caro llna at Spartanburg is a university that has arrived. XJ, ',fJ .1 ,, X 'x A fy, . . X, ll A J '+ f If 1435. '1. ' Dr. Clin B. Sclnsbury USCIS Chancellor ... ,Q-'si ,Avila I7 wx 9 ' R . Al, I ,ef I , ,.-..., K Clin Bennett Sansbury, Jr. Darlington, South Carolina A.B. History-Wofford College Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity Old Gold and Black Statf Bohemian Staff Debate Team Representative to South Carolina State Student Legislature "lt is our desire to express our heartfelt gratitude and sincere appreciation to Dr. Sansbury tor effectively guiding our beloved school toward zeniths which are approach able only by those who possess perceptive vision and untiring devotion for their cause."-Carolana 1981 Even in his hectic schedule as administrator lor USCS, Dr. Sansbury finds time to chat with students. Spartanburg County Commission The University of South Carolina At Spartanburg traces its history to February, 1967, when an act of the General Assembly created the Spartanburg County Commis- slon for Higher Education. It was this group of clvlc-minded citi- zens who arranged for the facili- tles for what then was a two- year campus and contracted with the University of South Caroli- na for the academic services which were required. Today, the Spartanburg County Commlsslon for Higher Education serves as an advisory body for the USC Board ot Trusttees. It also plays an important role in continu- Ing to upgrade campus facilities, and devotes much ot its time to promoting USCS throughout the Upstate. The steadfast support that the group has given to USCS over the years ls obvious from the fact that slx of the seven charter members stlll serve on the com- mlsslon. With exceptionally strong leadership from Its chairman, Dr. G.B. Hodge, this commission wlll undoubtedly continue to play a key role In the development of the Unlverslty ot South Carolina at Spartanburg. Dr, G. B. Hodge 1-- l Grady 5. Brooks F7 C 6- if Louis P. Howell T 5 Willidm J. BUIIOUQHS f0r Higher EduCClTiOn ' 1, A. Wk Dr. .LP. Coon Sn 'x A Jack L. Cobb HU! old C. Davis .242 .ff Cle veland Harle y Horace C. Smith Hubert Hendrix Ernest Kluffz Marlon Gramllng Carolina Piedmont As USCS seeks to reach out to the community, it does so with the realization that its future is closely linked to community sup- port. State appropriations meet most of the needs of USCS, but these funds cannot be used for many important projects, among them awarding scholarships to outstanding students or providing extra funds to recruit or retain outstanding scholars. Friends of the university may contribute these vitally needed funds to the Carolina Piedmont Foundation, lnc. Founded in 1972, this foundation is dedicated to as- slsting USCS in accomplishing its goal of excellence by soliciting and administrating private funds and providing other services for the advancement of the campus. The Carolina Piedmont Founda- tlon is a fully accredited non- profit organization. .t is governed by a board of directors consisting Foundation of prominent men and women pri- marlly from the five county area served by USCS. The Associate Chancellor for University Relations serves as the foundation's execu- tlve secretary. In 1979-80, the Carolina Pied- mont Foundation enjoyed its most successful year. Donations by alumni, friends, and businesses brought a record sum of money into the foundation's general fund, and a number of new pri- vately funded scholarships were made available to USCS students. A major step forward was the transfer of the Buchheit Nursing Loan Fund from the Spartanburg County Foundation to the Caroli- na Piedmont Foundation. The foundation's major drive during 1979-80 was the success- ful effort to raise 5500.000 in pri- vate funds toward the construc- tlon of a new building for the Mary Black School of Nursing. Ma- jor glfts included more than 5200, 000 from the Black family, 5100, 000 from the Spartanburg Herald- Journal: and significant contribu- tlons from Inman Mills, Jackson Mllls, Spartan Mills, and the Monsanto Fund. As part of the drlve, more than eight Spartanburg County physicians contributed in excess of 575,000 toward the building fund. Durlng the fall of 1979, the foun- dation also provided funding for USCS' Southern Politics course, which featured guest lectures by George Wallace, Wilbur Mills, George Bush, Frances QSissyj Farenthold, .lack Bass, Dr. George Tlndall, and others. These appear- ances and interviews with Profes- sor Ronald Romine have been taped for rebroadcast over the South Carolina Educational Televi- sion network. A - I '11 L . i ' 3 FLY ' . 5 so NA: li i Dr, JOhI7 E. Kelfh George MlICh6ll Fred M0fflfT John POQSIS In another slgnlflcant develop- ment, a memorial fund honoring Richard E. Tukey was established at the request of his wife after his death ln July, 1979. Mr. Tukey, Ex- ecutlve Vice President of the Chamber of Commerce of Great- er Spartanburg, was a member of the foundation board at the time of his death. During the 1980's, the Carolina Piedmont Foundation will turn its attention to the creation of an adequate endowment. These funds will be invested to provide an annual return sufficient to con- tlnue existing programs and launch some urgently needed new ones. One goal will be the creation of a S1 million endowment for faculty advancement. Funds from thls Investment would be used to provide sabbaticals, money for research grants, and cash awards to provide appropriate recogni- tlon for achievements. Another million dollars will be needed by 1990 to meet the goal of provldlng endowed chalrs In each of the four academic schools on campus. These chairs wlll allow USCS to reward out- standing teaching with recogni- tlon and increased compensation, and will permit the campus to broaden its faculty even more by recruiting outstanding scholars from all over the country. Other funds will be invested in endowed scholarships, which not only will be designed to attract outstanding students to the campus, but will bridge financial gaps that often exist between education and people. Of particiular concern is the need for scholarship, loan, and aid money for self-supporting stu- dents who face discrimination in today's government financial aid programs. In a broader sense, the founda- tion will assist the University to meet such commitments to the community as the Piedmont Re- glonal Sclence Falr and the Maggle's Drawer's Llterary Con- test. Foundatlon funds will allow USCS to continue existing pro- grams and to identify additional possibilities for service to the Up- state. Above all, the foundation is committed to serving the Upstate. One aspect of this service will be providing seminars and workshops on planned giving, demonstrating the tax advantages of gifts to the University, showing how stocks and securities can be transferred to the foundation, and outlining how bequests for the support of higher education can be made to USCS as part of intelligent es- tate planning. Other members of the Carolina Piedmont Foundation not pictured above are: W. Eugene Hutsell, Steve Ashcroft, Paula Baehr, Gary W. Blanton, Randolph L. Burnette, Gary L. Daniels, William A. Hill, Robin M. Hood, Dr. O.C. Kirkland, and Nick A. Theodore. China: A LClnd of HOSpilCJIiTy President Holderman lead a del- egation of 21 representatives of the University and state of China. The purpose of the trip was to discuss matters of reform in edu- cation and commerce with the Chinese. The South Carolinians spent 10 days visiting with nation- al and provincial leaders as well as university colleagues. The Chinese asked that USC es- tablish ties with a provincial uni- verslty, Shanxi. The Cultural Revo- lution left Shanxi and other universities in China devastated. Former leaders of China attempt- ed to destroy all aspects of edu- cation. Educators were persecut- ed. students were sent to labor in the flelds, and buildings and books were demolished. The new leadership in China is trying to re- store and expand educational opportunities in China. In hopes of making an agreement with USC for the exchange of faculty, students, research, and other academic endeavors, the Chi- nese urged the Carolinians to visit Shanxi. After meetings with univer- slty colleagues, USC established a working relationship with Shanxi Unlverslty. The businessmen from South Carolina attended meetings to discuss matters of commerce and tourism. They encouraged the Chi- nese to upgrade facilities and re- lax restrictions of purchasing goods. The attempts to improve conditions of China are a definite sign of progress. President Holderman describes the trip to China as exciting and rewarding. The Chinese were warm, friendly, and hospitable. They planned tours of their coun- try, polnting out historical sites along the way. The last night of their vlslt, The Chinese presented a concert to honor their guest. The Chinese and Western music was played and sung magnifi- cently. Everyone was stunned when the choir sang "America the Beautiful" in English. The trip turned out to be a suc- cess in every way. Both universi- tles gained through the agree- ments, a friendship was renewed, and the visitors had the exper- lence of seeing and learning about China. University of South Carolina President Holderman meets with China's Vice Premier, Chou Ling. N T 1 l 4 l l i I wid Shanxl Universlty cholr members presented a concert tor the delegation at the close of the vlslt and a porting gift as the group left Shanxl Provlnce. Wang Zhong-gin, Vlce Governor ot Education for Shanxi Province, was among oftlcials with whom talks were held. av, ,, f??lf'5 V 4 ,. gg 3, ,,. A Y . ,,,,.--f"'V"5 F Iv .. ,-.1 AMMJV 1 .ff ' l I MN , , il? , ff .:,"! 1- 1 . lm! -, A , - 'fl 'I . ' . ,fn If r tw s tif' e '- - sk 4 V t fp . -.,,, T .. , 91' -ea-5 m- -we , X Q . ' . Gunter Assumes Role as Dean of Business Administration The School of Business Adminis- tration and Economics first began as a two year program with con- centrations in Accounting, Ma l- agement, and Economics! Finance. William Kisseli acted as the first chairperson with offices located in the old Regency Motel on I-85. The School accelerated to a 3-year program in 1974 and in May of 1975 the first seniors graduated with a B.S. in Business Administration. Dr. E.L. Menees was now the Chairperson and the offices moved to the Administra- tion Buliciling in 1977 with a fulltime to-. of nine and a part- time tact.-li'--' ln January of 1979 the tv?-.-'sl '-.f 4 GCEECJ Building was opened and the School of Busi- ness and classrooms was housed on the third floor. In 1979-80, Dr. John McAlhany served as Acting Dean until Dr. T.H. Gunter accept- ed the present position as the flrst Dean of the School of Busi- ness. A fourth concentration, data processing, has been added to the program and a Business Advi- sory Committee has been imple- mented. The committee consists of businessmen throughout the community who contribute to and make suggestions for the curricu- lum of the School of Business. Dr. Sami Abbasi, in the area of Man- agement, and Dr. Faruk Tanyeloglu, in the area of Market- Ing, are the most recent additions to the faculty, bringing the total number of full-time faculty to twelve and ten part-time. The School is in the process of recruit- ing faculty for the areas of Ac- counting and Operational Re- searchfFlnance. Goals for the School of Business are to be accredited by the AACSB and to Implement MBA courses in the fu- ture. Also to add to the curricu- lum the concentrations of Behav- loral Management, Production Management and Marketing and Finance within the next few years. Dr. Gunter points out features of the business world to his attentive students. Dr. Gunter assumes the role ot Deon ot Bust ness Admlnlstrctton cs well cms teochlng closses. Dr. Gunter clwoys hos time to help students with speclol projects. 1:91 Excellence in teaching is the top priority for the School of Education. The School of Education faculty has been recognized for outstanding teaching during the past year. Most of the faculty have also been se lected by the USC Graduate pro gram to teach graduate courses in the Spartanburg area. One faculty member was recognized as Teach- er of the Year for 1979-1980. A child's education is dependent on the education of the teachersg and USCS strives fo prepare the best teachers. Our future society depends on the children. Education is an important and essential part of their lives. Q? f 'Yun 'r Heirs of Education The School ot Education is re- sponsible for teaching, public ser- vlce and scholarship in the area of Teacher Education. The school and Its faculty have had an ac- tlve year in all three of these areas during 1980-81. The past year has also been a very active year as well. The school received a flve year accreditation from the National Association of State Dlrecfors of Teacher Education and Certification QNASDTECJ and accomplished major program revi- slons during the year. The Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secon dary Education Programs were re vised following the accredidation reports and these changes were approved by the USCS Faculty Sen- ate. The additional area of Earth Science certification was also add- ed in the Secondary Degree Pro gram. The service functions of the school have centered around providing in-service instruction. The USCS School of Education worked with Spartanburg District 4 ln Woodruff to provide a year long curriculum development in- service course at the graduate level. The structuring of this course has been accepted by the University system as a model for ln-service delivery. Additionally, faculty members have provided in-service to all seven Spartanburg districts and dlstrlcts across the state. One ot the most successful was the Pal- metto Middle School Science Proiect greatly supported by USCS. PTGCHCOI 6XDeTl9nCe WOTklI'1Q with children is G l'l9C9SSlTY in lTGlDiT'lQ fUfUI'9 TSOCTTSTS. Words from the Wise The following interview was compiled from three separate interviews with Dr. Jane Davis- son, Dr. Michael Jilling, and Dr. Jack Turner. Jane Davisson, a professor ln the English Department, is Director of Developmental Studies. She is an 8 year vet- eran of USCS and received her Ph.D. from USC. Dr. Michael Jilling, a profes- sor in the Business Depart- ment, specializes in Interna- tlonal Finance. Dr. Jilling has been with the university for 6 years having received his Ph.D. from USC. Dr. Jack Turner is a protes- sor in the Science, Math, and Computer Science division. Dr. Turner is a 6 year veteran of USCS. He received his Ph.D from the University of Oklaho ma. Carolana: How have USCS students changed since you began teaching here? Are they as well prepared as they used to be? Davisson: The students at USCS have changed in the number at the University, their age, and the type of majors they are pursuing. I remem- ber reading last year's aver age age was 24 years and 9 months which is somewhat older than a traditional col lege age. We also have nine available majors at USCS and this is a definite increase. Whether a student is ade- quately prepared for college depends upon the student but I know that over 601 of all four- year colleges and uni versities in the United States have a department similar to the Department of Develop mental Studies at USCS. This means that many students need some preparation courses in order to be able to handle college level read Ing, English, and math "Until students get away from academics, they don't realize the importance of any subject." -Turner courses. l'll let you draw your own conclusions. Jillingz I don't think they have changed noticably one way or the other. It seems to run in cycles. Sometimes you have one that is not quite as good. At least in my classes I did not notice an ongoing im- provement nor a deteriora- tion in student ability or prep aration. l've had very good classes years ago and I have good classes today. At USCS the type of student has not changed. As you know many of our students are not new high school graduates: they graduated years ago. If with this question you are raising the nationally declining SAT scores, please keep in mind that the decrease from year to year is a small decrease in the average score. It does not rule out any increase in the scores. In any case, I have not noticed a decrease In student ability and prepara l 40 E' 5 Dr. Davisson fion. Turner: Ipersonally don't think that students change. I have not noticed any change in the six years I have been here. Each group of students are different. "Are they as well prepared as they used to be?" Personally ln my area, the students that want to be biology majors have been well prepared as they've come through high school. Carolona-Do you think the concern on the part of the students with the tangible payoff that he can take with him past USCS, usually in the form of a good grade on a transcript, has gone too far? Davisson:-Weli grades are the standard of measure we use to evaluate scholarship in all education settings. Grades are more important during the first job interview if the stu- dent hasn 't had any previous work experience, l do think once a person gets a job the grades are less important and the type of work exper- ience and job recommenda- tions become more impor- tant. Grades are competitive but l don't think we are over ly competitive since we are educating young people to be able to secure a job and perform the skills DSCSSSGIY to hold the job. Employers need some tangible evalua- to determine applicant does, in fact, possess the knowl- edge and skills to perform the job. tive scale whether fhe Jillingz-Well, there is some thing to be said for good grades. Every student would rather have an A over a B over a C. How far one should push grade consciousness is difHcult to determine. All stu- dents face time constraints to "My definition is H101 idecll GCIUCOHOD is CI DGIGDCG of for- ITICI Gnd iI'1fOflT1CIl SGUCGHOD CS O life-IODQ leCfDiI"1Q GXDSI- ience. " D -Davrsson say nothing of ability and mo tivation differences. I can see students who want to go to graduate school try to make higher grades, and l can un- derstand their grade con- sciousness because GPR is certainly a factor when it comes to admissions. You have to have a minimum when scholarships are allocat- ed. However, there is a cost associated with grade point maximization. An economist would say that the student should consider the opportuni ty cost of an additional hour devoted to a given subject. For married students or for stu- dents with regular jobs, the opportunity cost is often high. Certainly a broken marriage is too high a price to pay for a four-point average. Turner: The concern for grades in any student body, in any school, is about the same. l don't think USCS is any exception or ever will be. This is just part of the "game" that they played or that must be played in Univer sities. They'll be competing for jobs. Grades are an indi cation of how well they have learned what we think is im- portant. Carolana: ln your contact with students, have you found them, for the most part, to be doing the work because they really love learning or be- cause they are worried about the grade payoff Davisson: l think this ques- tion is basically whether there is really something called "love for learning." l would answer the question by say- ing "yes" for some people. l can think of many people who read and study because they are interested in many subjects, topics, and general information. However, this isn't true of everyone. Some stu- dents prefer playing the game of Hguring out what the "We have students who are in love with learning. They are not pretending: they are not trying to impress their instruc- tors. " -Jilling professor wants them to learn and only learning that infor- mation. l do think that good teaching creates a desire to learn. l can remember cer tain professors who really challenged and inspired me to work hard. l think I worked harder in order to actually learn something because l admired the professor and probably wanted to be more like that person. When we only talk about grades, l must say that grades serve as a motivator for some students and a frustrator for others. As a professor, i'd like to think that everyone learns for the love of learning but l know that my hope isn't realistic. Jilling: l think we have both examples. We have students who are in love with learning. they are not pretending,' they are not trying to impress their instructors. They are really in terested in learning and an al most automatic payoff for such individuals is an A, expecially if they are tallented. Others work hard but for them it is a pain. They would rather watch television, or they would rather have a date, or rather lie in the sun. But they have the discipline to apply themselves and ob fain essentially the same re suits. The only difference in my eyes is that the first group has more fun. The second group just works. But work well done can also be re- warding. Turner: Freshman and soph omore students typically in every institution are con- cerned about their grades. When they become more in- volved with departments, with faculty, when they mature into realizing exactly what they want out of an educa- tion, it's my experience that most of them are doing the work because they really love learning, "enjoy" learn- ing is a better word for that,' they enjoy learning. They wor- ry about grades, the payoff at the end of the tunnel. Whether you're 18 years old or 58 years old, it doesn't make any difference, every- body worries about grades. l think when they get involved, they really approach a course from the learning ex- perience rather than worrying about the grades. This games- manship maximizes the grade, minimizing the effort is usually found more in fresh- man and sophomore students and less in juniors and seniors. Juniors and seniors "I enjoy teaching through an individual approach which allows students to work on skills and materials according to what they need." -DGViSSOI'1 can see the light at the end of the tunnel. They have goals in mind, with goals, they look more towards learn ing the information. My exper- ience has been if they're looking at learning as a voca- tion that the grades come naturally. Carolana: Students who are not working for the sheer love of the subject frequently re sort to "gamesmanship" in or der to halp maximize the grade and minimize the effort needed to procure the grade. Such students take a course because they have the professor figured out, more than because they like the course. Do you perceive this as a concern at USCS? Davisson: No l don't I think life is full of all types of grades. Everything we do is evaluated in some way and grades simply serve as a sys- tem of evaluation. l'm sure that students take courses from certain professors, but l believe that they choose the ones that are good lecturers, fair, or because someone else told them to take a pro fessor. realistically, I 'm sure that some students take a professor because they feel that the grading system is easier but l don 't think that is the "rule of thumb." Jilling: Well, l'm sure it hap pens but I don 't want to de plore it. A college degree may well be just the means to a desired end i.e. prep arations for a highly paid pro fession. A high GPR may be perceived by some people as a ticket to get them there faster. So if a high GPR is im portant, if A's are very impor tant, either psychologically or for other reasons, l suppose l can understand why some- body may want to take a chance on the easy route and achieve that objective. lt happens on this campus and I would say it happens on any other campus. This is something that we as educa- 1 1 1 1 1 tors have learned to live with. Before we leave this question let me caution anyone who considers this approach that lt is risky. A high GPR may well be a ticket to gain entry into a desired profession or activity, but it will impress no one and be of no help in the long-run if an individual's per formance is not up to the lev- el implied by the high GPR. 1 1 1 7. -A? Dr. Turner Turner: This is not anymore a concern here than it is at any other institution of higher learning. You'll Hnd the same thing at Wofford, Converse, the Methodist College, what- ever. Students always feel that they've got the professor Hgured out. Until students get away from academics, they don 't realize the importance of any subject. Some of them learn a little faster than others but all of them like to think that they're playing the game of figuring out what the pro fessor will ask. Those are the questions they'll study and not worry about the rest of the information. Carolanax How strong is the sense of academic competi tion that students feel on this campus? Davisson: I think that l would start this answer by saying that life has a certain amount of gamesmanship to it. Life is also competitive. This competition starts at home for the love and attention of the mother and the father. lt can be found when two children are out to recess and when two people are seeking the same job. l personally think that competition is healthy, providing it stays in balance. When it becomes an obses- sion, then competition is not healthy. Jiilingz l would like to think that there is some competi tion on this campus. But based on my observations of our class attendance, format of the homework assign- ments, class participation, and preparation for exams, l don 't think that the competi- tion is all that intense-at least not for the general stu- dent body. There is more competition between three or four individuals in each class. The competition is usually friendly and constructive. The students know each other, they respect each other's academic abilities. This type of competition, l am sure, ex- ists in each class. Turner: lt depends upon the academic program and on the students. lf you get into select programs, or profes- sional programs, the students are more competitive. the competition for the pre-med "Maybe l'm old-fashioned, narrow-minded, or rigid, but I would recommend that we don't go overboard with 'fun and games' that promise to make it easier to teach, and to learn, demanding sub- jects." -Jilling student is a little stronger be cause they are competing for a limited number of posi tions. At a commuter campus like we have, the students are not around each other as much. Maybe they don't feel the same way. Carolanaz Many students feel at some point in their academic careers, that they are faced with two kinds of courses they know to be easy, where the tangible payoff of an A is readily ob tainable even though he may not have to learn as much. on the other hand, there are courses with more demand- i 31 ing professors, where the grade will not be as easy to get but the intangible re- wards of learning a lot are much greater. Students may want to pursue these chal- lenging courses, but feel that by doing so they run the risk of their GPR falling and when it comes time for mass evalu- ation, as in law school, that there is a dichotomy here, and if you were counseling a student, how would you re solve it? "I think they're USCS stu- dents as well prepared for life os we can prepare them." -DOViSSOf1 Dovisson: This question itself has a dichotomy for I am sup posed to discuss one student versus all students. l will sim- ply answer it according to my previous educational ex- perience. lf l had a choice of professors l took one that l had previously had and en- joyed. lf l had had the profes- sor and didn't enjoy the course, l avoided taking the same one. l would suggest the following ideas to any stu- dent trying to decide what professor to take for a course: aj ask other students whom you admire as a stu- dents, about a particular pro fessor, bj choose a professor who teaches like you like to learn, such as group discus- sion, paper versus mid terms, Jillingz Well, now that is a very good question. This prob lem really exists, but it begins to be a problem at the high school level. There you have the same situation. You have the student who would like to have a high GPR under the assumption that an A aver- age or a high B average from a high school will make it easier to get into college. However, in recent years, with grade inflation, too many people have come out of high school and out of col lege with high GPR's, with B averages or even with A averages. As a result, college admission officers at the un- and graduate beginning to the GPR. They want to say ex- other indicators dergraduate levels are deemphasize look-l don 't clusively-at of academic ability and per formance. For example, SAT scores for high school stu- dents, and GRE scores for col lege students headed for graduate school, are prob- ably more reliable and more important indicators than grade point averages. lt is desirable to have a high GPR, but if the SAT scores do not confirm that high grade point average, a college admission officer would devalue the grades. The same is true at the graduate school level. As a graduate admissions officer one really doesn't know how legitimate a 3.7 is because of the grade inflation l men- tioned. So by seeking out de grees and programs at the undergraduate level that makes A's easy, one is handi- capped when it comes to the GRE who seeks easy A's in college or takes so-called crip courses to get the A's has a high GPR, but will be scoring low on the profession al exams the graduate schools look at. lt is easy to 1 A 44 ' L 9 f K . 'L X X A ' -1- 'ef N 5 1 . . is X fl t . i X R N gb , E. 1- Dr. Jilling fall into this trap as a student. Having a good time on campus is something that is understood, but if someone has ambitions beyond col- lege and wants to go to graduate school or wants to learn something that easy route could back fire. Now that doesn't mean you should never, never lighten your load by selecting one or two courses that you are quite sure that the effort demand ed is low or the level of fun is hlgher. But certainly the em phasis should be on content courses. l would recommend that preference be given to the harder instructors rather than the easier if there is such a think as an easy instructor! Turner: l am the advisor for the pre-med students and they are the ones that are really concerned with GPR's. I try to impress upon them that though they may get a C in the course, for example, or- ganic chemistry, if they learn this subject well, that this shows up in the second exam that they take which is the exam to get into medical school. I try to impress upon the fact that GPl?'s is not the only thing to look at in courses. If they get a C in or- ganic chemistry or physics or math, which are really the courses that are very difficult than some of the beginning sociology courses, those are looked upon as courses that every student should have. lf they get a C in them and it does pull their GPR down a lit- tle, industrial people don't look on that with despair. They are more concerned that students have the infor mation rather than the GPR. Carolana: USCS courses fol low the traditional collegiate classroom structure Clecture, midterm, final examj. Can you as a long time faculty suggest an innovative alterna- tive to this structure? Davisson: Alternatives to the lecture system often de pend upon the size of the class. I enjoy teaching through an individual ap- proach which allows students "I think the obsession with A's is a normal thing . . . " -Turner to work on skills and materials according to what they need. This is possible for classes of 20 students or less but it becomes next to impos- sible with classes of 40 and 60 students each. Projects, group or individual, need su- pervision and individual in- struction which is also impossi ble for very large classes. My recommendation would be to "I would recommend that preference be given to the harder instructors rather than the easier if there is such d thing as an easy instructor!" -Jilling have smaller classes and then encourage faculty to use some of these tech- niques. We 'll have to talk to the 'powers that be" to see if the public would be willing to pay the price of increased tuition, more state support, etc., to support my ideas. Jillingi I think the best "inno vation" would be to use a proven approach correctly, instead of looking for new ways of doing the same things all the time. The teach- ing of algebra, the teaching of economics, the teaching of a number of other subjects is hard work, the learning is hard work and l'm not so sure time spent searching for inno vative methods that promise to make it easier to learn such subjects leads any place. Maybe l'm old- fashioned, narrow-minded, or rigid, but l would recommend that we don 't go overboard with "fun and games" that promise to make it easier to teach and to learn demand ing subjects. Turner: l give more exams because my subject matter is more lecture type material. lt would be great to take stu- dents on more Held trips. First off this is impossible to do within an hour and half time span. Many of my courses do have field experiences, but l'm not innovative enough to think up alternatives. One is to evaluate them on what they have learned 3 or 4 years down the line, will they perform a job that requires that kind of information? That would mean evaluation again through types of an exam or observation. Carolana: Do you think an obsession with amassing A 's has resulted in a fear of do ing anything other than regur gitating facts on paper, even in some courses where the material is open to interpreta- tion? Davisson: The question of learning facts versus interpret- ing information is a miscon- ception by some people. ln- terpretation is based upon facts and the students past experiences with the subject. When students have difHculty with interpretation, this often "The question of learning facts versus interpreting infor- mation is a misconception by many peopIe." -DGViSSOf1 means that they have had a limited background with the subject and the facts that re late to the subject. Yes, it is easier to memorize facts and give them to the professor, but I don 't think that many professors just ask facts. lf the professor asks interpretation questions, then the student must combine the facts with his or her past experience, and knowledge of the sub- ject and interpret the informa tion. This is where many stu- dents get into trouble and not that they are afraid to in- terpret. Jiiiingz There are different levefs of learning. The lowest level izii-enfvoisizing a particu- lar cancer? idea, or formula. This is a neciessary part, a first step. Many of our students, in some courses, more so than others, often think the only thing required of them is to attain this first step of learn- ing. They stop when they can memorize a concept or a for- mula. l would prefer that our Q. cf. Dr. Turner students attain a higher level of learning. That they not only memorize but also under- stand and better yet, apply what they have learned to analyze real world situations. This goes far beyond just putting down on paper what the professor said or what the book may have said. But it is more dimcult, it requires more intensive exposure to a sub ject matter. I would like to think that in my courses, to do consistently well, one would have to do more than just repeat what l may have said or what the book has said. My students don't have to interpret anything the way I may interpret it. But in their interpretations, they have to correctly apply the tools they have learned in my courses. Take inflation for example, there is no one right answer to the causes of or the solu tion to our inflation problems. Whatever solution or analysis they present me with, pro- vided the approach is theo retically sound, is accept- able. Shooting from the hip is not good enough. Thus, when l reject an answer, it is not because the student rejected my own view, it is more likely that the answer reflects no body's view not even the stu dent's-it may just be, par- don the expression, BS- which is often the case. Turner: I think the obsession with A 's is normal, although l know a lot of students who are content with C's. This ob session with getting an A in most cases is because this has been indoctrinated throughout the school system and it is really difficult to change this idea. Carolanaz How well does USCS meet the standards of the "ideal education?" Davisson: Before l can an swer this question "ideal edu cation." My definition is that "ideal education is a bal- ance of formal and informal education as a life-long learning experience." If we graduate students who never want to take another course, then I don't think we have provided ideal education. If our graduates don 't want to read novels, magazines, cur rent profession books, or the dally paper, then we haven 't given them an ideal educa- tion. We do produce students with a saleable profession as determined by the number of students who are employed since they graduated from USC5. The remaining part of my deHnition will be up to in- dividual student graduate- "life-long learning." Jilling: What is the "ideal education?" I don 't know. If you want to be an accoun- tant, for example, the ideal education may well be the one that turns you into a competent accountant and helps to assure that your num- bers balance when you reach the bottom of your bal ance sheet. ln a more serious vein, the "ideal" education probably differs from individ ual to individual. In all cases, however, it should include a core of liberal arts courses. Beyond the common core, the student should have a number of free electives and he should be encouraged to take such electives on an ex- perimental basis in diverse subjects. With respect to pro fessional educations, I think one can get as good or bet- ,f Dr. Davisson ter undergraduate business preparation on this campus as one could get at any insti tution in this area. To get a larger selection of business courses a student would have to go to Columbia or some other much larger insti- tution. But for a school this size I think one would make a good choice coming here to USCIS. lf I did not believe these things I would have left a long time ago. Turner: l'm not sure I know what an ideal education is. I guess an ideal education pre pares students for exactly what they want to do. lt doesn 't give them any less. Due to the fact that we don 't know ten years from now what the student who goes "A high GPR may well be a ticket to gain entry into a de- sired profession, but it will im- press no one if an individual's performance is not up to the level impIied." --Jilling out of here is going to be do ing, we try to hit as many of the high points in education as we can. I think they're as well prepared for life as we can prepare them. l l S E . S ,. ...AC 1 , I- 2 '29- uf"'AtT-Q75 Lu l . A :,,A . ,A... .-x...1 , Humanities and Sciences Expands To Include New Curriculum The school of humanities and sciences includes many areas of study at USCS. Some of the de- partments are recognized for sev- eral outstanding events. The English Department is re- sponsible for publishing a special Issue of the literary' magazine, MaggIe's Drawers. The magazine Includes outstdsviisqz contributions both ln writing and art work from area high school and junior hlgh school students. The Theatre Department under the direction ,limm Cox presents tous' rifwcritx fnroductions eCCl"l year. The 5-jing Players partlclpate in productions at oth- er colleges and at the Spartanburg Little Theatre also. The Art Department received a grant from South Carolina Nation- al Bank to help implement a new class in printing and print-making. The University has benefited by the acquisition of several thou- sand dollars worth of equipment through this grant. In the Music Department, the USCS Pep Band and Chorus have performed at numerous events on campus and in the community. Thelr professional caliber perfor- mances have won recognition for the school and prompted many lnvltatlons to appear locally. The Department of Foreign Lan guages have designed a course in Business German in cooperation with local business firms. At the re quest of the firms, more emphasis is placed on business terms. The Political Science Depart- ment has been involved in many actlvltles this year. A well-known columnist and political writer, Tom Wicker, visited the USCS Campus In the fall. Blackboards filled with expanses of formulas and problems are familiar sights in all the mathematics classes. wg 'nys-r 1 Spain The Polltlcal Science Club vis- lted the State Capital and Wash- ington, D.C. This spring the de- partment wlll host the annual meeting of the South Carolina Po- lltlcal Sclence Historical Associ- atlon. In the Psychology Department, the faculty have submitted two grant proposals to the National Science Foundation, and two pro- posals to the University ot South CaroIlna's Research and Produc- tlve Scholarship Committee. The grants wlll allow the faculty to continue their research and pro- vlde students with direct exper- Ience In the fleld ot psychology. Much time must be spent outside of the classroom, and ln the lab, studying tor many ot the sciences. Excess hours ln the lab are no exception In the language department. l Chilt- Nursing Program Growth Cited by University The School of Nursing at the Uni- versity ot South Carolina at Spartanburg has a new name this year, and ground-breaking for its new building should take place in the near future. With the approval of the Univer- slty of South Carolina Board of Trustees, the School of Nursing has officially been christened the "Mary Black School of Nursing." According to the latest estimates by Westmoreland, McGarity and Pitts, construction for the new School of Nursing will begin late this spring, with occupancy scheduled sometime in the fall of 1982. The plans call for a 124-seat classroomjauditorium, two clinical nurslng laboratories, a learning re- sources center, and classrooms, seminar rooms, and offices. The building design will allow tor eventual expanion of the structure to two stories if circum- stances warrant. The announcement of these new developments last July was only the latest in a series of ma- jor accomplishments that have characterized the history of nurs- lng at USCS. In fact, the Spartanburg campus may be unique in the country in that it is a four year full-service urban uni- versity which developed trom the need for a nursing program. The story began in 1967. To meet a potential critical shortage of registered nurses, citizens who were interested in health care created a committee when Spartanburg General Hospital closed its diploma nursing pro- gram. This committee requested the University of South Carolina to establish a regional campus in Spartanburg to help meet nursing education needs. The new institution opened its doors ln the fall of 1967, offering as one of its programs an Associ- ate Degree in Technical Nursing. Durlng USCS' first decade of ser- vlce to the Piedmont, more than 500 students graduated from this program and became licensed as registered nurses. The new nursing building will house a 124' seat classroomfauditorium, two clinical nurs- ing laboratories, a learning resources center, plus classrooms, seminar room, and offices. ?W' --......,,,.-.-4LNL- ."S EES' According to Dr. G. B. Hodge, Chairman of the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education, "This step is being tak- en in recognition of the many contributions made by the Black family to medicine and nursing in Upstate South Carolina and in ap- preciation of the generosity of Mrs. Mary Kate Black Phillips and the late Miss Rose Black to the nursing building project. Miss Black made the first pri- vate contribution to the drive for the construction of a new nursing building at USCS in 1978, and al- together the Black family has donated more than 5200.000 to the project. Student nurses must learn the human anato my and how the body functions. Student nurses begin their practical exper- ience with dummy patients and later work with people in local hospitals. 4-gc ,,..,.--f""""""""' Inception of a Rhodes Scholar A USCS student thls past De- cember was one of 32 scholars from across the Unlted States to recelve perhaps the most prestl- alous academic honor of all-a Rhodes Schotarshlp to Oxford Unl- verslty ln England. Drelsbach discusses hls plans lor the future wlth the news media. Even Rhodes Scholars can have afterclass questions to be answered. 'V' I ' N 2 K :sf"li3"S'F s :qt-'J ' fra . 17 JN.: . Daniel Drelsbach, a 2'l4 --,f eanold polltlcal science major from Greenville, was one ot if? men and 13 women who were singled out by reglonal committees an the basis ot Intellectual achieve- ment, character, leadership, and physical vigor. He jolns students from such schools as Harvard, Yale, Cornell, Stanford, and Tulane In winning the honor. Drelsbach, who plans a career ln the torelgn servlce, wlll study modern history during his stay at Oxtord, with partlcular emphasis on the thlrd world countrles ln general, and Atrlcan natlons ln partlcular. This Interest ls no accident. The "l have no apologies for going to Greenville Tec or USCIS. l don'f feel that my math or English grades were any less valid af these insfifu- flons than at Harvard or Yale. "-Dreisbach son of a medical missionary, Drelsbach spent much of his early llte In the Sahara region ot Africa. In 1978, just before he moved to Greenville, he spent a year doing drought relief work in Africa. "This is an outstanding honor for a very impressive young man," USC President James B. Holderman said. "The fact that he comes from Spartanburg, a rela- tively young campus, shows that the etfort and investment that South Carolina has made to bring public higher education within reach ot all its citizens is worth- whlle, and is recognized as pro- ducing graduates of considerable ability and promise." Besides an occasional tie, Daniel Dreisbach ls no different than the average USCS stu dent. w .,, 1 A '! 5 mi I ms ls ,Q 'bs The Mark of Excellence Dr. Michael Jilling, Associate Professor of Economics at USCS re- ceived the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award tor the 1980- 81 school year. To receive this award, teachers must be nomlnated and reviewed by students and faculty. Letters of recommendation are one aspect which the teachers are judged by. The following quotes from some of these letters illustrate the oplnlons of people who know Dr. Jllllng well. "I have witnessed him in an ot- flce environment with students and think his availability and con- cern for students should rate high In his standards as a teacher. He ls one of the most dedicated and conscientious teachers l have had the pleasure of working with. He strives for excellence and understanding in his prepara- tlon for the classroom and ex- pects, rightly so, his students to reciprocate with their very best." Other letters of recommenda- tlon include statements such as, "l have found Dr. Jilling to be to- tally dedicated to education and to the improvement and upgrad- Ing of USCS." "Dr. Jilling is always readily available to the students." "He ls always more than willing to help in a course when it is needed, to offer advice in a course selection, and to offer a 'pep talk' when the student just needs a lift." "The student can- not help but be encouraged by his always positive attitude." "Dr. JIIllng's main concern is that the student learn and understand the material and that hefshe under- stand how the material fits into the 'real world' envlronment." "His lectures are clear and con- clse." "He strives to make stu- dents aware ot their full poten- tlaI." "Dr. Jilling has been "The Teacher of the Year Award is to a professor what the Academy Award is to an actor. ln each case the re cipients are honored for work that they have done. For indi viduals in peopleoriented pro tessions, such recognition is also an important stimulant for even greater effort in the fu- ture. For me the Teacher of the Year Award, therefore, is both recognition of existing work and, more importantly, a challenge to increase my professional acting commit- ment to our students in the fu- ture." -Jilling QU' Y ln the office atmosphere, Dr. Jilling is avail able on a nine to flve basis when be is not In class. He is willing to see students anytime to discuss classroom matters or academics. described as the most profession- al teacher known." "His deep commitment to excellence in education has earned him the reputation of being a tough pro- fessor." "However, his deep inter- est ln the progress of his students has, at the same time, earned him the reputation of being a concerned and helpful friend to the students." Dr. Jilling is not only a professor at USCS but he is also a director for the center of Economic Educa- tlon. He has been a member of the faculty at USCS for five years. He has taught a number of courses in finance and econom- lcs, including two courses in inter- national finance and economics. He also teaches economic edu- cation workshops for school teachers. He received his Ph.D. degree in economics, in 1976, from the Uni- versity of South Carolina. He re- ceived his M.A. and B.A. degree ln economics from the University of Ohio at Akron. He has had ex- tensive training and education in economics. "Dr, Jilling is truly one of the most concerned professors in his profession. His deep commitment to excellence in education has earned him the reputation of be- ing a tough professor. However, his deep interest in the progress of his students has, at the same time, earned him the reputation of being a concerned and help- ful friend to the students. The tre- mendous respect given to Dr. Jllllng by the students at USCS is recognized by all his peers. In addition to his tremendous teaching ability, he still finds the time and energy to be actively Involved in other continuing edu- cation activities. He is truly a re- markable professional educator." 'tx"f Q 1 , ill-U35 -Y 'Q -uv' Dr. Michael Dressman Dr. Meyer Drucker Dr. Dwight Lambert Principals in Education TeGCheTS fl'Ol'h several GTeCS Dr. Dl'UCkeT, Q bUSIheSS pTOfeS- Interested ln QOVefhfTlehT Gnd Clhd depOTTTT1ehTS were nominated SOI' at USCS, WGS honored GS one pOIITICS Cthd conveys ThlS lhTeTeST for The OUTSTOt'ldll'1Q TeCCheT of of The hOl'T1lf1eeS fel' The award. to The STUdel'lTS. The students eh- The Yedl' AWCJrd. Dr. EdWCll'd He hO5 been TeOChlhQ fel' 16 IOY hIS leCTUTeS Gnd feel they Whlte, Dr. Michael Dressman, Dr. Gllllan Newberry, Dr. Dwlght Lam- bert, Ms. Mary Strossner, Mrs. Jua- nlta Patrlck, Dr. Meyer Drucker, and Dr. Michael Jllllng were nomi- nees for the award. Dr. Dressman considers the nomlnatlon an honor. He has been teaching here at USCS for several years. Before coming to USCS, he taught at the University of Detroit, UNC-Charlotte, and one year at a high school. He has taught for a total of 13 years. Dr. Dressman received his Ph.D. ln American Literature and linguis- tlcs from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is inter- ested in the human language, the way it can bring people to- gether, and the way it can sur- prise, soothe, offend, or amuse. Whatever the title of the course, he knows he will end up teach- ing language. Dr. Dressman is well respected and iiked lov the students and faculty at USCS. He makes his courses interesting, enjoyable, useful, and worthwhile. Material that seems dlttsczalt is made rel- evant and easy to understand. He is CJ Challengirlgl professor. years at USCS, USC-Columblc, UNC-Charlotte, and Midlands Tec. He received a J.D. degree In Accounting from South Carollna and an M.A. from Amerlcan Unl- verslty. He has received various honors and awards. He is President of B'nal B'rith and a member of Who's Who in South Carolina. He ls well liked and respected by the students and faculty at USCS. He ls Interested in the students and their careers, and enjoys teaching business courses. Dr. Drucker is a sports fan. He enjoys watching the USCS Rifles play basketball. He usually follows the team to their many games. He is a Gamecock fan during football season and he enjoys vis- ltlng Columbia to watch the USC Gamecocks. Also a loyal fan of the Yankees baseball team, he tries not to miss a game on T.V. Not only a spectator sports fan, he also enjoys participating in sports and jogging. Teaching, sports, and clubs keep Dr. Drucker busy but he still has time for all his students. Dr. Lambert, a professor at USCS teaches Government. He is learn a lot from them. He has been teaching for ten years. He taught at the Unlverslty of Florida, Lamar Unlverslty and at Beaumont, Texas, before coming to USCS. He received his degree from the University of Florida at Galnsvllle. Dr. Lambert is a witty and hu- morous person. He feels that the humor Is helpful in class to main- taln the students interest. Outside of teaching, Dr. Lam- bert enjoys listening to opera mu- slc and good restaurants. Dr. Newberry is a well-liked and respected professor at USCS. She has been teaching as an as- sistant professor at USCS for 5 years. She was a teaching assis- tant prior to this at the University of Wisconsin. She has taught courses in Pre-med, Zoology, and Advanced Botony. She received her Ph.D. degree from the University of Wisconsin. Over the years she has been particularly interested in plants. She has established a herbarium of reference plants at USCS. This Involves the collection, pressing and identifying of large numbers of plants. 1815 t wi Dr. Gllllan Newberry There are approximately 4,000 flowering plants in South Carolina. She hopes to make them avall- able tor the students and the communlty. Such a collection greatly asslsts the identification of the plants. She ls also working on a slmllar collection ot mosses and bryophytes. She has received the Teacher of the Year flnallsts award tor 4 consecutive years. She is an as- set to USCS because of her knowledge and interest in Sci- ence. ln her spare time, she enjoys canoeing, white water rafting, hik- Ing, backpacking, biking, fishing, and plant collecting. She is very much an outdoors person. She is the leader of a girl's division in the Boy Scout Explorer program. She ls an active person, teach- Ing, doing research, collecting plants, and enjoying outdoors. Mrs. Patrick is a busy lady. She engages in many other activities along with teaching. She presently holds a B.S. de- gree ln nursing from Texas Wom- en's University. She has been teaching for 5 years at USCS. Pri- or to teaching, she practiced nursing tor 12 years. She has the practlcal experience of working as a nurse as well as extensive education in nursing. She has been considered as as- set to the USCS nursing program. Mrs. JuGl'llfO PGfrlCk Her experience ln the nursing tleld has contributed to the pro- gram as well as to the careers ot the nurslng students. She has been nominated tor the Outstand- Ing Teacher of the Year Award for three ot the tlve years she has taught. She spends most of her spare time worklng on her graduate de- gree and taking care ot her chil- dren. She ls a vestry woman and co-leader ot an adult discussion group at her church. She spends her summers working on her de- gree. She has completed her re- quirements except for a thesis. Mary Strossner, a nursing instruc- tor, has a M.A. degree in Com- munlty Health trom the University of South Carolina in Columbia. She also has a certificate in Fam- Ily Nursing Practice. In addltlon to teaching, she has conducted workshops for nurses. She has also supervised R.N.'s in utlllzlng physical appraised skills. She Is respected as a teacher at USCS. She is interested in the students and preparing them for careers in nursing. She has re- ceived the honor ot being nomi- nated tor the Outstanding Teach- er of the Year Award as well as other honors, such as Sigma The- ta Tau. In her spare time, she enjoys snow skiing, cross stitch, needle cratts, walking, reading, and DI. Edwin Whlfe backgammon. She Is an active person In the nursing tleld, teach- lng and sports. Dr. Whlte's interest in the stu- dents and knowledge in his tleld gained him the recognittlon tor thls nomination. Dr. Whlte received an Ed.D. from the University ot Vlrginia. He has been teaching tor 13 years. He has taught at Salem, New Hampshire, University ot Virginia, and Vlrglnla Commonwealth Uni- versity prior to coming to USCS. USCS ls honored to have him teach here. ln addition to his teaching ex- perlence, he has served as a consultant to over 100 school di- vlslons. He has demonstrated teaching in six school districts and published over 35 sets ot stu- dent activity cards and content readers. He has received numerous awards. He received the Biology Award in 1968, the Outstanding Educator Award, ASCD in 1974, 1977, 1978, and Teacher ot the Year finalists at USCS in 1980. He ls a principal investigator of a grant from the Natural Science Foundation in 1980-81. In his spare time, be enjoys playing tennis, gardening, wood- working, and trail riding in jeeps. Dr. White is an outstanding per- son in many areas. ,. od Computers: The Vital Backbone Developments in computer technology during the past ten years have been both rapid and extensive. Computing improve- ments ln South Carolina's public lnstltutlons ot higher learning have kept pace with these develop- ments. The Commission's Comput- er Advisory Committee, through Its studles ot computing needs and recommendations concerning hardware required to meet those needs, has had a major role in the achievement ot these im- provements. From a variety of largely incom- I E-. patlble and otten inadequate computer centers, each operat- lng independently, there has evolved since 1969 a first-class Statewide higher education com- puter network. This network pro- vldes academic and administra- tlve computing support to 12 public senior colleges and univer- sltles, five two-year branches of USC, 16 technical institutions, four non-public colleges, the hospital and clinics ot the Medical Univer- slty, and the central offices of the State Board for Technical and Comprehensive Education, and the Commission. The three major centers that provide these ser- vlces are located at Clemson, USC-Columbia, and the Medical University. Millions of tax dollars are saved annually by avoiding the cost of hardward, application systems, and overhead that should be required it each institu- tlon and agency developed an Independent computer center. The major center providign computer ser- vices to USCS is located in Columbia. -5 . ,. Y. . I g l ounseling and r Development Center A functional division established to provide professional assistance to stu dents who have normal concerns related to their growth and develop menf. The Counseling and Career De- velopment Center was estab- llshed to provide professional as- sistance to students who have normal concerns related to their growth and development. These concerns might include such things as lack ot specific voca- tlonal objectives, difficulty in adapting to the University environ- ment, feelings of loneliness and depression, famlly problems, a need for assistance in finding em- ployment, or any of other personal or cerns. Counseling is a which students can more aware of themselves and others and deal more effectively with their concerns. Successful counseling should give students a better knowledge of themselves and their environment. All inter- vlews at the Counseling Center are conducted in privacy, without dlstractlon. All interviews are con- fldentlal, and no information is re- leased without the written con- sent of the individual. A fulltime placement coordi- nator is avaliable to assist stu- dents ln finding full or part-time employment. Listings of available labs are in the Center. The O number of famlly COD- process in learn to be coordinator :gel-fi -"l gisrovides assis- tance wittf r writing, job hunt tactics, and developing inter- vlew skills. A number of local and regional companies visit the Campus each year to conduct in- terviews with interested students on Campus. A major responsibility of the placement coordinator is the Career Carousel, an opportu- nlty for students from several area colleges, in addition to USCS, to Interview with a number of different companies. The Ca- reer Carousel is held each spring. Servlces offered by the center Include such things as individual and group counseling where one can discuss and explore, in confl- dence, any problems or feelings. The Career Exploration Service analyzes skills, values and inter- ests ln an attempt to select an in- dlvldually satisfying career. Appro- priate tests are selected when the student and the counselor de- clde that they might be useful in Increasing self-understanding and reaching educational and voca- tional decisions. The Center also admlnlsters the CLEP and ACT-PEP programs. The Occupational Li- brary, located in the Center, is a llbrary of educational and occu- patlonal material describing ca- reer fields, qualilications, and training opportunities are avail- able for use without an appoint- ment at any time the Center is open. In the area of consulting, Center staff members are avail- able to the University community as resource persons on the psy- chologlcal ancl developmental factors of college llfe. Staff mem- bers make ln-class presentations on requested subjects: when nec- essary, the Center may refer stu- dents to additional service cen- ters on or off campus. Anyone may drop in on their own or call the Center directly. An appointment is usually not necessary, but is preferred in cases where time is a factor. The Center is open in room 213 of the Media Building, Monday through Thursday from 8:00 am to 7:00 pm. Friday hours are from 8:00 to 5:00. The counselors are professionals trained in working with college students. They use a multi-dlscl- pllned approach to counseling rather than any one technique. Most importantly, they are per- sons who are interested in stu- dents and student development. Most of the staff also teach in an academic department on cam- pus. Center services are provided without cost to USCS students, fac- ulty, staff, and immediate families. ,sn "2'fw"'n'1 Bob Addleton invites businessmen to IIISHQTJ to discuss possible coreers with students Becky Edwards, counselor ot the Coreer De velopment Center, is responsible tor counsel ing students. Arthur George points out vorious coreer op porfurtities with Rhondo Bctrrthill. -. -- Ist' ,K-tum, i r wr 4 Y H A. Mu. , I- I z 4 1 . swifr-:A-wb:-S'? "' ', . 'lQ. ,J 2' h' 15. J nh-uv - Q I . Q f 1 In vffiz-4 'fx V ,f,. , . ,Y '3 LWWQPQQ 9 'N' J' . I - . - ' ' P r dh . " - - 'M 73.1 0 r . f f WP' a.-'Afff' -5+ .1 - 1,-45:5 W'Nf ':'Q ' 1- mg,Z 1' ' - 'lwfidv -'w . r . I' A ' 54' args?- ' 'ON ,. r f, W I, -5 1. f ,l Y - V , wax? I 'V Q ' ' Q . . H i H f. 0, , Q It . ...L .f ,- --- :. ' - .,. iv D v fl -.. ,rx lg K.. . . "iii 'A i,5'Y'Hj 1 f . V 4 '1 . J H, 'l!'..1' 1 USCS: The Goals and Mission of a Commuter University USCS exlsts to serve people of the Piedmont region of the Caroli- na. Because high quality educa- tlon should be readily available, USCS maintains low tuition and schedules courses at times that are convenient to both full-time and working students. Programs are designed to en- rlch the economic, cultural, and Intellectual life of the students and the community by combining career preparation with a founda- flon ln the arts and sciences. USCS, located in an area with a growing international community, recognizes the increasing interde- pendence among nations and seeks to expand the horizons of Its students by incorporating a global perspective into its pro- grams. Acknowledging that learning is a lifelong process requiring con- stant renewal, USCS also provides continuing education programs designed to meet the profession- al and personal needs of a vari- ety of people within the region. As a dynamic university, USCS wlll continue reflect and support lts unlque community needs and resources. The university intends to serve even more people in more ways and will consider, when appropri- ate, the introduction of new un- dergraduate and graduate pro- grams, the establishment of special lnstltutes, and the expan- slon of research actlvlties. The Unlverslty of South Carolina at Spartanburg offers equal op- portunity in its employment, ad- mlsslon, and educational activities In compliance with Title IX and other clvil rights laws. A highly qualified experienced faculty is the cornerstone to a quality academic program. The continued evaluation selection and placement of excellent teachers who not only teach in the traditional classroom but are also capable and willing to share thelr talents in public service roles will be a primary goal of USCS. Equal to an excellent faculty is the frame work ot curriculum used to meet the educational goals of the various programs. USCS will continue to strive for of- fering a baccalaureate degree that has the foundation of a di- versified general education re- quirement. Also majors will be of- fered that have an identifiable career objectives. USCS will seek the highest qual- Ity in each of its programs by seeking accreditation from the appropriate bodies. ln order to insure a quality pro- gram one must insist upon con- stant self-study. USCS will cotinue to analyze its various programs to determine if they should continue, be changed or remain the same. As a commuter campus with a definable student population, USCS must constantly be recep- tlve to new programs to meet the region and the states needs. All potential new programs go through a three step process of 19 feasibility study, 2y program development acceptance, and 33 Implementation. USCS has recognized its role in the community to offer a chance to all citizens the opportunity to pursue a baccalaureate degree. Many students Cover 5011 are "nontraditional" Many students were not exposed to the quality educational experiences neces- sary in secondary education to prosper or succeed in a post-sec- ondary program. Therefore, USCS wlll continue to offer developmen- tal courses in English and Math- ematics to help these students "catch up" and to insure the quality of graduates. USCS is a significant resource of the community and as such offers a variety ot educational and cul- tural opportunities to the pied- mont region of the state. The main vehicle for our community Involvement is continuing educa- tlon which is guided by several community based advisory boards. We will continue to re- spond to community needs that are within our talents and means. Graduation-A Sad Ending A New Beginning .Sin 0135 'Q ,snr"'wF A., B 'X x,, .Sl N . 2.-'-fswus-rqx . ..s..,,,x, , Graduation was an ending-the culmination of four years of classes, parties, and growing up. The college life had to be adapt- ed to, put up with, and eventual- ly, discarded. From those years, the remainder of the lives of the graduates were to be made. The ceremony was one of ex- pected pomp. The entire faculty, dressed in their respective col- lege robes, led the graduate pro- cession. Following the faculty, the graduating seniors entered wear- ing their black robes and mortar boards. The .,'. 1 .tfnimg oi collars, representing various alma rs'-oil--ar 'wed colleges of learning, is one ot the wr-'35 aspects oi commence ment. Although a wepllitious, fwckrwl lor the faculty, COlTlfT'I9I'lC43iT:-ffl'-T fl .tifil-95-12 :und exciting experience io: erzlch grcsduusie t.':. , 1.4: fl.. 1 A h li 1 fx ,,.4LuuH- t TQ 1 There were as many different emotions displayed at the cere- mony as there were people. Proud parents watched as their sons and daughters were recog- nlzed. The graduates expressed relief, sorrow, and everything in between as Commencement Ceremony proceeded. The ap- proach to the stage was possibly the only comical part of the ritual as students displayed various gaits: strolls, marches, and hops. The atmosphere was one of happiness and celebration as par- ents, faculty, and graduates emerged from commencement ceremonies. Mortar boards were thrown into the air as gowns and jackets were removed. Families dispersed over the campus as the four college years ended, be- ginning the new life for gradu- ates. Possibly the only serious moment for the CIOSS of '81 COTTTS during COlTtFT'l6l'lCerT1el'Tl. Never again shall these people be assern bled as their roads lead different ways. ETTTONODS Ole diversified OS H1059 GSSSTTTDISG for the CSYSFTTOFTY, S0lel'T'll'1lfY, lI"lSOFTlTY, SOHOW. 4 OFlflClDOTl0f'l, and overall joy Gnd fellef. Y ,Nik 5 ' Vx ,K V1 'W x Rx' ' ,. ' ' 1 1 H '+ .31 lr CHAPTER II Student Life From the first week that stu- dents arrived at USCS to the last, the campus bustled with classes, parties, dances, studying and just run of the mill congregating among friends and professors. Freshmen being iniated to col- lege life found orientation and registration a prodigious ordeal- quite a different experience. However, anomalies changed into familiarities as students learned the ways of college life. A way that is singular, like no oth- er that these students will know in any other stage of their lives. Although a commuter campus college, USCS offered a great va- riety ot involvement for students. Publications sought help, the Stu- - ' .. ...g2z,Y,V -. 'Z U Q.. ' dent Government solicited for members, dances and concerts were held and occasionally a beer bust was held on the soc- cer field. For those not wanting to partici- pate in anything strenuous, there was always an empty fable in the Hodge Center to be used for ielaxing and conversing. An Introduction to Orientation at USCS is a once in a lifetime experience that all new students to this campus must en- dure. When a new student enters the doors of the Tukey Lecture The- ater, he will find that the orienta- tion at USCS requires much more than the registering for classes at high school did. Students may re- alize for the first time the impor- tance of a good college educa- tlon and that they are entering a program that will prepare them for a lifetime career of their choice. USCS: Orientation Usually orientation gives the new student what is commonly known as "collegitis." The some- times quite noticable symptoms of this phenomenon may include: irratic moving, fingernail biting, pencil chewing, butterflies in the stomach, and of course the con- tinuously looking for familiar faces. Math problems require a concentrated effort from most students. This student seems to be displaying an effort. These students seem to be a little battled and bewildered by their essay exams during orientation. Y lx QT-5 41 M' .. ,.,l -and -9 Anxiety and expectation levels run high. A new student attending registration may experience a sinking feeling when he hears the two words "placement test," of course, the idea of being "placed" is not so bad, it is the word "tests" that is so depress- ing. However, after the presenta- tions, examinations, and a guided tour of campus are over, the new student can be assured that he has indeed earned his place as a USCS student. Taking identification pictures gives these stu dents a short time to sit down after having to stand in long registration lines. These students seem to be suttering from a disease that's common to all students, writ- ers cramp. Registration A Short Course in Chaos For students who were not fortu- nate enough to register through CAR CComputer Assisted Registra- tlonj, the long lines and hours awaited at Packet Registration. Late Registration was held on Au- gust 28, 1980 for the fall semester and on January 14, 1981 for the spring semester. Packet Registration on August 28, 1980 processed approximate- ly nine hundred students during the hours of 1:00 pm and 7:00 pm. This large number was due in part from the increase of students enrolled from the prior year. USCS officially increased from 2424 stu- dents in 1972, to 2608 students in 1980. This reluctant student refuses to give up his summer vacation to register for tall classes. These loyal students braved the cold and nature's elements to register for the spring semester. D JE ' Q I -, all Students who wait to register durlng packet registration often find that courses they need or desire are closed. Still others wait in lines for hours only to find that their desired course has closed since the time they began to stand in line. This results in an- other trip to the advisor and still another long wait in line. Need- less to say, such an experience can be extremely frustrating. There is hope, however, for future registration, Director of admis- sions, Eric Jolley, states "The problems of . . . registration are being revived with an eye to- ward avoiding many problems in future registrations." According to the hare and turtle table, slow but sure is best. Does that mean we should be thankful for registration lines? As the lines wear on, students' patience wear thin. Although the accomodations aren'f terrific, it is better than nothing. Spirit at USCS is definitely unique. Both students and mem- bers of the faculty contribute to the excitement, noise, and elec- tric atmosphere that fills the gym- nasium of all Rifle basketball games. Directed by the cheerleaders, fans shout chants, and yell in sup- port of their favorite team-the USCS Rifles. Some people will go to any length to raise the spirits of fans that attend the Rifle Basket- ball games. This crowd snows their intent interest in the in- troduction ot the opposing team's players. 7 Q :inf at ,A Q -x .J R wt? haunqh. Y-' I. Q ,If f g... .Q - , QCA E. :Z W, vw A ,Q ' Q :sfi A-' 5 'N 0 ., wi S' s V . uw.- . Q F - l Y... Q U3 S s :f gr - '- 5 W, s Q 'av sts Some fans express their spirit ir. their own personal way. Members of a "certain local fraternity" conduct their own cheering sec- tion while dressed in crazy cos- tumes. Other students paint their own slgns. Still others find the "reading of a newspaper" much more in- teresting than the introduction of the opposing team. Regardless of the form that spir- it at USCS takes, it is a feature that is unique to its students. Some spectators have come to the conclus sion that voices will not carry as far as nec- essary, therefore, let a picture paint a thou- sand words. This crowd mUSf CIDDIOVG of the WOY this QCfT1e SGGTTWS to be going. The only QUES- tion-will if IGST? p 17- I USCS vs. Wofford Cross Town Rivalry Just across town is a college that ls well known to all Spar- tans-Wofford College. This col- lege enjoys a fine local reputa- flon. However, this reputation poses no threat nor inspires no awe in one particular university- USCS. The night of a USCSWofford bas- ketball game is guaranteed to brlng out the best in both teams and fans. This year was no ex- ceptlon. The Rifles bdllled the Terriers twice during the regular season, flrst Gt USCS Gnd ICS? at Wofford's new gymnasium. Without a doubt, both Qdmes were O "fight fo the finish." Record crowds and fans turned out to watch each team com- pete against their staunchest ri- val. The high tension games that ensued were a strain on every- one's emotions. Adrenalin levels rose as the scores continued to "see-saw" back and forth between teams. Lead by the cheerleaders, fans cheered wildly as noise levels rose to a deafening height. Unfortunately, USCIS had to ac- cept a marginal defeat in both games. The bitter defeat is not easy to swallow, but for the Ri- fles, there is always next year. Tl'lOl QOOC1 Old Rifle Splflf. ll QOSS Whel'eVef me Rifle basketball fedm QOBS. -Qss-my su 4 "Get it! Jump boii"' is a cry ,witty those who frequent Rifle bfirzwwtif ' Especially at moments like fiweire' Somehow these cheerleaders into tit: ' ics much more interesting than the fi"fEt':' it tion ot the Terrier team. Rifle Spirit is contagious when one is in close Contact with the infamous "Rifle Rowdiesiw P... ' ...-f. r.,,.........- T' r.-. r.---..- r..........-. '......-V.... ,.,.-.-...- 7.-... l,...,.,,.-. rw...- l,.....- r1'1'1 H 0-X? . . ' "ug-.s ,.--,v-we Q t .1 1 ,. :f'::.,','-'Li' ':ff'4r.,s.'5 a if 3 V2 3 , -' ff: 1 5 1.:,:,, 1.- , W 'NIA' I f '74 ., ,.,. .,-..,,..-n.....,-. r-'ami' N.. .. ,,,.'......-,.... nw- . f-'::t:giL1T.w.""' ,- ----'jjj'j"",, r' ' ........-.,.....::....,..- '- .....- . -..---. ,..,...-an ,,.,.,-.---..-par. ,. ....,.-.............. ,,d'1..,............. .. .,,.................,.,. as ---- -K I--. "Yit- 63 ELAI E SIL ER Performing in the Hodge Center on February 27, Silvers is a folk singer who does mainly original tunes. A very versatile performer, Elaine Silver, played many different instruments including a banjo, different stringed instruments, and spoons. Students were highly entertained by one of her more unforgettable songs entitled "Love ls Just A Kick ln The Pants." Renovations 8: Alterations As USCS rises in recognition of Its quality and benefits concern- ing higher education, the facilities continue to expand. Beginning at the Spartanburg General Hospital in 1967, the Uni- versity moved to its present loca- tlon in 1969 into Administration Bullding. The next building to arise was the Hodge Center, followed by the Library, Multi-Media building, and the Activities building. The latest construction at USCS began in the summer of 1979 in the form of an addition to the Hodge Center. The Hodge Center will be com- pleted and in operation by the Fall of 1981. This facility will con- tain handball courts, six new of- flces, two additional locker rooms, extra storage space, an auxlllary gym, and a hot food cafeteria. The auxillary gym will, accord- Ing to Dr. Olin Sansbury, USCS Chancellor, "take some strain off the present gym" by freeing the old gym from P.E. classes. This will make the full-sized gym more ac- cessible for intramural play in the future. The "hot food cafeteria" will be manned by Interstate United and provide students and faculty with an option to the vending ma- chines in the Hodge Center en- trance. Construction on the Hodge Center addition began in the Fall of 1979. The Hodge Center addition will be open and operating by the Fall of 1981. g . K . ' aa. : E mf' ' iv' .tj ff 'L 'Z 5-Lg! Center expansion created 0 use lu ful and beautiful addition to the campus. 9 T Able Construction ot Greenville won the bid to build the new Hodge Center addition. The facili- ty was designed by Freeman, Wells, and Major, also of Greenville. As USCS continues to grow, so wlll its facilities. Future plans for the University include a nursing building. Construction will begin in the Fall ot 1981. In years to come, a Humanities and Sciences building will hopeful- ly be approved and erected, pending action by the South Carolina State Legislature. The auxiliary gym will aid in making the full- sized gym more accessible tor intramurals. r . 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' ' 4- "U I N '-- ', K ' , F: I- tl- 'I -I '-0-Y N .F 4 A J f 'll ,l .AY 71.1 fi' ,..- Z.. 4-4,5 X -tv. v'l K I , an -1 1? 'A - A ' . u 4 's s "g , J ' , ,vb 1-. ,A .i 7'r' ' ' V '- ,L Qt- V.. ,554 A 4 - ,s ,- . .1 Af- .A "1 Ti ' i 5 .vp-3-,,.?j:.. 31,1 1, Ca , if .Q g "LJ iw? S' - S 'Q-." fi-ff "" ' 'SW -e fra? infix: ,-1' f. -NDJ... 'S I .P 'A xx ' w.- Q' : 5 --4 -i' 1 441 Locker rooms, ottlces, and a hot food cate teria will be Included In the new addition. Although appearances suggest oildrilllng, it's actually only a new elevator shaft. That's EI'1fGl'1'CJiI'1I'TlSf1Tl During the tall semester, on a sunny POETS day, Hodge Center treauents were humorously enter- tained by Cyrus, Flip, Bounce and Company, otherwise known as Lo- comotion vaudeville. For the third year in a row, USCS students were entertained by this amazing group whose show included impressions, narra- tlves, comic skits, and juggling. The biggest attraction, however, was a seven toot unicycle. One thing that makes this group so special is the fact that they do special camps in the summer. These camps promote acrobatics, physical health and a real appre- clation for the classical Vaude- ville acts of yesteryear. Perhaps with the love for the art that these remarkable fellows have, Vaudeville may someday live again. Bounce soon finds that things sometime get a little hot under the collar if you can't rely on your skills. Cyrus, Bounce and Company display the art of mixing music and . . . poker? Cyrus and Bounce soon find that handling hot items is not always as easy as it looks. There's going to be a ham ln every crowd and Cyrus seems to be the ham in this one. I 1 9 gp.. ,xl -rf H.. '1 , 1 I. YI 'wi .il nv., , 1 ri' 55053343 5 :mi 7 The Crowning of a Winner On Friday evening, November 7, 1980, the Mlss USCS Pageant and Dance was held at the Na- tlonal Guard Armory. Miss USCS and her court were chosen on the basis of school involvement, academic standing, leadership qualities, personality, and beauty. The contestants were interviewed by a panel of judges selected from the faculty and staff of USCS. Those attending the night's fes- tlvlties enjoyed refreshments and were entertained by the band Sugarcreek. Onlookers watched as Dr. Tom Davis introduced each contestant and her escort and announced the winners in each of The flve CCTCQOTISS. The wln- ners were: Mlss USCS-Rhonda Barnhlll, Mlss Senior-Lynn Clemmons, Mlss Junlor-Carmellna Ornorato, Miss Sophomore-Lisa Robinson, Mlss Freshman-Patti Mashburn. Each girl was present- ed flowers and an engraved plaque by Miss USCS 1979-80. Cecelia Hood, and Dr. Olin Sansbury, Chancellor. Rhonda Barnhill, Mlss USCS 1981, smiles for the camera after being chosen over 26 oth er candidates, Lou Lynn Gilbert is escorted from the plat- form by her date, Mike Vassey. Alison Cantrell, a sophomore cheerleader, is escorted by Gunnar Van Desteur. Miss Rhonda Barnhtlt, Secretary ot the Stu- dent Government Association was escorted by Mr. David Avery. Capturing the attention ot everyone present, the Miss USCS Court posed tor the photogra pner. :W 'ia K .J I L .R A l e . qwtg 4-Wan" . -5 . . . the crowning . . . Opposite page: Miss Carmelina Onorato, Captain ol the Cheerleading Squad, was es' corted by Mr. Fred i.aRoche. Miss Lynn Clemmons. Editor-in-Chief ol the Carolana, was escorted by Mr. Dean Horton. Junior Candidate. Cindy Jones is escorted by Mr. Lee williams. Anxiety, excitement and disbelief were simul taneous emotions lelt by each of the win ners, Miss Patty Mashburn, USCS Cheerleader, was escorted by Mr, Mario DelPino. Miss Lisa Robinson, Sophomore Class Presi dent, was escorted by Mr. Bruce Butrym. s s 5 5 . X -'N .. 1 I Y . C 1 Q.. , - .K ,ii M., . .vw 'safe-'zzrzefn V z 5 ' P 8 z 'K 5 Q 5 5 : ffl 1 KI! J, x N x N Hi 1,1 Ju ll A N 1-xv: 8 1-,. ff x 1 1 Q V-,,,,..... r I ' V i L Q1 ..-'C-Q ,. . N--1 QQ! Y Q 'N Walking in a Winter Wonderland South Carolina is the climatic melting pot of the south. ln other words, we get a little of all kinds of weather at all times of the year. The sun can be shining but the next hour may bring snow. Such was the case this winter. Students who had morning classes in either the library or me- dla buildings which have no win- dows got the surprise of their lite. Those who entered 8:30 classes to sunshine and the promise of warmer weather were astonished to flnd a fine layer ot snow on the ground at 9:20. Snow is still a rarity in this area and tends to affect people in sometimes bizarre ways. Snowball fights are a certainty as students scrambled to pack those first few flakes. The Hodge Center frequents were seen outside in their shorts and tee-shirts petting each other with snow. You have not lived until you have felt the chlll of a snowball melt down your back. Unfortunately, snow also brings to a commuter campus the dan- gers of driving home. This is com- pounded by the fact that South Carolina is not equipped with proper equipment in dealing with such weather. Snow scenes like this are not a common sight at USCS. Many students were surprised to see this "occurence" in a matter of a few hours. NTF- '--iA.5?' N0 Yiw- -O-.-EPULQ Q, v 4... 5. ,, 1' '25, bf 'bl' 'ix bf'-gqqp. ,M s-.""-- 0' - A. ,I rr' Q uv u. - ' wsu-.r'q32"' Q ' N'...ti-in , I Q 5.4 Luckily most faculty members are understanding when confronted with such climate changes. Students were urged to remain at home it the driving seemed to be too dan- Snow is still a rarity in this area and tends to affect peo- ple in sometimes bizarre ways. gerous. Many came just to throw the flakey white Stuff at fellow stu dents or a passing faculty member. Many were the unsuspecting who got It in the backs of their heads. Charlene Petty cringes under the chill of a snowball as it plunges swiftly down her shirt. SHOW lends O SefenifY to the SLIffOLlDdlnQS, in- cluding the Administration Building. .Q a't' 9 , ,- V v-iffy.-31, u" Q" .:V - " --T- fr- ,gas- J 4:..v,2:'-,,1Q,n1e1' ' , Q, , '--f-:Fl '31 E' PIT? , A . . , WK ,. f 959- 515.1 9 . , Nz" - 7: '- , '..c.:'14 'R w ,r - J -"1'F'f --ws: - - A, .. . f, 1. if -1,6--'eff-A.'wf u'f2h"If:.4-,:v,1: ' , ,11 Q,-fy,-:gggfi-1 ' zgwws-2,1 - -gp ' .wsf-5-:j?g,sg. rv' 1 .-.V :Am .,.1i'z?: ' .. . 'ii fl 1 1? 1 qi f .- .. ' i.+F'l"A' s : ffl gn. ,,f,Q'.- M1 , 7 iilis H ":5Tflfg. -' H :fi-:"ff'-' QE-is ?,f':' ,ij ..vg:114:i' ' ::- X xdgagg l J., . -fXJ.1-,,.-: ,ws 4-. ,, v ,. -, Y. ,, ref., --:. , - ., -A - ,ue , U. .-,,-.-, - A1 -- ,eif . jg. , iff" ' was .ae ' ' uf . .... , 4. ' 'V ' ,wk sux-.f ,AQ ' 1- N Y? as g f,.'-f 1? V ,'5Js.'v-I lfgliv ,sf V' f bbw. fi X ,, -Q sf 'N , ' x -1 'il' Y' .se- r .' fri- - ',..V 2' 1 .-ec,"f' ' ' ' v ,445 . 'Q 'I' f' A . I .Y 'Hy Q , JY .t .N .Q Z9 s - 5 of our elderly Relics" evoked a consciousness in in '-:Q BAYO RELICS Lesson in Love "Bayou ReIics," the current play of USCS' own Dr. Elizabeth Brown is a lesson in love. Since the age of fourteen, Dr. Brown has had seven of her plays produced in University and community theaters. The idea behind "Bayou ReIics" was born in 1976 when Dr. Brown was doing volunteer work at a nursing home in Louisiana. "I read, talked, and played games wlth the patients and one day it dawned on me that nursing home residents are not at all like our image of them," she says. "Many people tend to think they are just slttlng around waiting to die, when in reality a lot of them are as spunky as we young folk. These senior citizens want the same thing we want-to love and be loved. According to Dr. Brown "the time was ripe" for this play. "Nursing homes have become a current issue, as evidenced by media attention. But more impor- tant than the popularity of the subject is the subject itself." The cast of Bayou Relics included Alta Snell, Dianne Jenkins, Debra Grant, Robert Doug las, Jr., Dewey Tullis, James Cheek, and writ- er and director Elizabeth Brown, an, Ni ' - 1 ,, - J.. I Y ff 'Q .r r xi' Z' li' I -r', U --11 ., 'UL' -C-bi' ' fa ? o 4- ' 'C 2' J 'Y' 3 A if rx L 3,41 .Dr gi 'C .-.1 YU! 'S 1 ' 'Q Q, . I VE Attorney James Cheek V ling, poignant portrayal ot 5. if ' n dm ,M .... ,. .1'. -.Qu . lf j 1 1+ V-, .W .Q - aww ' syf 11,7 Ji :Fit . . J 59" . ,il ,fy 1 Q' ' 1 15"- M.. 5 .c i . K 5 .0 3 lj!!-', . 1 g N ,.,, Q-L+ ,f . W? P s Y'- .-",' -"' -T.l1uZ..A-I-1 W. f ,. F' 41 is N ,'5fz-M f-S' ,in ., a -N .W - .- - I - -, ,. ' ' -Q J ' " -. xi f' 19 " " 1. 'ns I 1 3 fl. A '.,, A 3 f ze. y , I U...-J' , 4,44 4 'i '. ' ,F ! w -A nh . . . B71 .-. - 'QED QQ lil EH New York's own Todd Hobin Bond entertoined USCS students for Poets Doy 3 sponsored by SGA. Mony come out ond enjoyed the music ond the worm sun. The bond put on o very "energetic" snow ond eoch one who attended bosked in the sun ond the fun. --'1 L ,,:-T-"'L ig... TC 'I A- 11137 --Q-0' Tre: ,nl u-3 . .-!"' ILT: ,,,-N.---V T I . ...fL- '-"""'7 jf A 'I i , - 7 --A-1-fT"'q"'T' ,,,1.--- if' -'A-:'l'li'Lf17-T--M i 5..- -'-f-"W" ' ly -R9 W' t 4 1 in ,, 4 J, 3-Q' . , . . Q .. , F i A Q91 ' I A Inq ' 1 1 " -wp.,,: - ,, " """"N' I V t - 'B r ' , I , 0 I ' ' ' ' . .. k , l ' H ' f V y Q - ' 7 ' f Jamming ond iumping across the stage, vp an - Todd Hobin ond his bond brought their own 1 4 ' N ' 1:51 22 Y ,A . version of northern rock to,the fqlf ' L , ,, ' o. - r - , .4 , I ' - ., If 11 -I-riff ' V Y 'lv' 1' 1" 1 " ".g.' 'f.: 1 d . ,. R". I ' - ' f'i4?-Giga,-Lgk.41.z2i g ' As t - ' ,"' gif X ' . 2- ' ' ff . . t f f J m g-,sf--',' 5 ' H 7 fi:g:.':f5 1.5.-1 5 b :Hia-wifi?-' f V ' V. ' ' Zark ' T- " 1! ' Qf3'f5.w'i3f5'a'fP'f'-Lf" ,fi MGM' A P . ,J T? :if , T iff ' ". 45,559 , A Q if Student Government: The Nucleus of a Student Body The Student Government Associ- ation has been an active organi- zation on campus during the past year. Dedicated members met every Wednesday morning at 7:45 to discuss upcoming events and things ot interest and importance so the student body as a whole. 'his year the SGA presented pictures to all the Senators and Representatives in Columbia. These pictures were ot various campus scenes and were to act os a reminder that the students ot USCS wish to sincerely thank the people in Columbia tor all the hours they put in and for the tlne jobs that they are doing. The SGA also sent two resolu- tions to the General Assembly this year regarding the 71, cut back and to encourage the legislators to not let this cut back aftect the South Carolina colleges and uni- versities. This year as in the past, the stu- dent government was responsible tor such activities as Fall Sports Day, the Big Event, Miss USCS and various other dances and special events throughout the year. The SGA consists of an execu' tive president, vice-president, sec- retary, treasurer, parlimentarian, and a class president from each of the freshman, sophomore, ju- nior and senior class. Each year senate seats are determined by the number ot students enrolled In their respective classes. Expressing viewpoints and discussing difter- ent stands on issues are part ot the routine meeting. More often than not, members ot the SGA are notoriously known, but this publicity, be it good or bad, is all part of the game. As a poet once said, "lt something is controversial, or makes you think, you'll always remember it." Dedicated members met to discuss upcoming events and things of interest and impor- tance to the student body as a whole. Persuasive lobbying between members is used to influence the voter's decision on certain matters. The clock on the wall tells the story ot dedi- cation behind the Student Government Asso ciation. .: Mick"- gi if f ,I v-., ' 'I , L x4 -I'-. 'EI3' 1: ,Wg we R6 i-Q .1 'WT' 1" ...xl .Y auf, ,, -7141, -U' ' 1 A " mxff M3 Q V. Nl' lx . 5,.m Sunshine, plzza, beer, people, "wild and crazy" games and mu- slc by Hi-O Silver all add up to what? Fall Sports Day. Games including sack races, baby bottle drlnklng qwhlch was easter tor some than othersy, and an old fashioned ple eatlng con- test rounded out the day. Pl Kappa Phl traternlty walked, or rather crawled ott with the S40 dollar flrst place prlze. To the vlctor goes the spoils. Besldes the regular schedule ot events, HlO Sliver provided afternoon entertainment for spectators and partakers on Fall Sports Day. When asked about their vlctory, Pi Kappa Phi members replied, "We won? We dldn't know! We'll pose tor anyone with a cam era." V N 1 1 3 :A .,.,..., x......,..x...,,,.,,, . ,...,........,,.......,...... , My QT...--A. 54?,,,,,,4NfN?w,,,,4,A.,.. .. N- 6 x M 3 -:, -l N fx-s Q kg 1 1 sf rf " t R' :- F ' W 4 4 K 5' Y 8 4 'gt a P545 'L 'ivy V' 1 inf 'N NX .i r,r , -rf- i FS., Teams consisting of three males and three females competed against each other starting in the early afternoon for a first prize of forty dollars and a second prize of ten dollars. Cash prizes were awarded by the Student Govern- ment Association. As the afternoon wore on, team members were starting to wonder if it all was worth it. lt was! As you can plainly see, this Pi Kappa Phi team member mastered this art years ago. Kind of like riding a bicycle, it all comes back. The homerun derby proved that consump tion of beer and pizza in excess does not alway jumble one's coordination. A new approch to registration lines? It cer- tainly would at least be "faster moving." An Now for Halfttme What is a Near Miss? A Near Miss ls a member of USCS' preci- slon dance team. The name is not o slight on any member of the squad, but Instead denotes a "near miss" on a target. The tar- get ls the logo of the Rifles. The idea for a dance team orlglnated from Dr. Lindsay, the organlzatlon's sponsor. The pro- gram ls ln lts thlrd year and boasts twelve members, Co-cap- falns are Clary Olgesby and Tracey Easier. The flrst dance team performed ln 1978. At that tlme, the mem- bers had no dance Instructor, so they were responsible for their own dance routines. For the past two years the dance team has been under the direction of dance instructor Kathy Thomas. The Near Misses perform during halftime at home basketball games, the Fine Arts Festival at Coastal Carolina and Spartanburg's Spring Fling. Al- though the team performs for both community and school, they have never been in competition. Tracy Easier, Jane Tillitson, and Clary Oglesby proudly display their skills as per- formers. The high kicks displayed in this dance rou- tine for the theme from Dallas are not as easy as they took A lot of late night prac, tice and pregame streching is envolved. ,xffxt K- .1 9ljlS8f"' Irs . by .. ,we v ,,,. Q l. X N - milfs. -lo f --7-77-i, How does one become o Neor Miss? Before, ony girl who ex- pressed on interest could join the donce teom. This yeor however proved to be the exception os tryouts were held in the spring. Hopefully with the leadership of people like "Doc" ond Kothy, the donce teom will continue to be o part of holftime sights of the Rifles bosketboll gomes ond community culturol offoirs. Freshman Dona Banks odds o little pep in some of this yeors donce routines. D 93 Wx? A .,.. E ,x ,.Q A. i . S? Q Around Town Spartanburg When USCS students get out ot class and find themselves with some spare time, they can do one of two things: aj stay on campus, or by run directly to their cars and leave without any knowledge ot where they are go- lng. Usually the later is the choice. Familiar sights around town Spartanburg in- clude such sights as the famous Spartanburg water tower. Such old sights are having to give way to new modern shopping centers leaving the Sights such as this only in the memory. s If you have a break l11:l.lf., fre morning hours, the subgefg breakfast always comes to rr-arid ln that area, there are several choices. lf you take the scenic route around Hearon Circle, most of your choices are in full view. The Waffle House and Wendy's are directly to your right. Farther on around brings Hardee's and Qulncy's into sight. Lunch time is consumed in try- ing to find yet another place to eat. A wide variety of cuisine in- cludes ltalian, American, Chinese and the well known Beacon, fam- ous for its tea. If you are a resident or live close by you can go to several different places for nightly enter- talnment. Cowboys, Brandy's, Scandals, Clancy's, Arthur's, Winks, and of course, O'Sullivans-home of the red Val- entines beer and the green St. Patrick's Day beer. If you're looking for a quiet evening for two, you may want to try Todd's, The Peddler, Four Seasons, Steak and Ale, LeBaron, A Touch Of Class, or the new Ad- am's Rib. For a dinner within a budget, Western Steer, Western Sizzlin' or Quincy's will fill your tummies and not deplete your wallet. After a game however, The Pizza Hut or Pizza Inn, King of Pizza, and Pafelli's are good places to meet and enjoy yourself. Whether one knows it or not, Spartanburg is a growing city full of shops and restaurants that can sult anyone's taste, and hopefully suit anyone's pocketbook. A touch of the old and new abound every- where around Spartanburg. The infamous ho tel Franklin reflecting the old and the Spartanburg clock erected in 1978 reflecting the new. BCIFG Feel CIDCI Ducks A partlculary favorite haven for Saturday sunners, duck-feeders, klte-fllers, and glrl watchers exists just on the other slde of Interstate 85. Deering-Milliken Corporation of- fers at their research center an area of relaxation, peace and a chance to be alone with nature, someone special, or your own thoughts. On a lazy, sunny, breezy after- noon, a peaceful rest on the bank of the pond can take you miles away and with the wind against your face, the ride there ls as beautiful as the place you are headed. A stroll around the well kept grounds provide an opportunity for a temporary escape from the presures of school. A spring breeze is a kite flyer'S deIIQhf. The different groups thot come to Milliken bring a variety of kltes in several shapes, colors, and slzes which make a beautiful aurora of color against a pale sky. Many students have exper- lenced a simple picnic lunch be- slde the pond. Other people come just for the enjoyment ot feeding the ducks and swans. Milliken is O Versltlle pIClCe which offers many people many different ways to spend their free afternoons. A silent tranquility is found in every niche of this unspoiled setting. Passing on to the next generation an appre clation for nature is something all parents need to take more time to do. l RQ- Q9 +I Lobbying for Progressive Legislation The Student Legislature had the 25th annual fall session in Novem ber. The USCS delegation traveled to the State House for the bi-camer- al legislature. The SCSSL had 101 proposals but only 67 passed the rlgld efforts of both Senate and House members. These legislators were assumed to be young and lib eral-minded. Their accomplish- ments proved them to be more conservative than their counter- parts. The 1980 SCSSL in a conserva- tlve movement passed legislation limiting state spending relative to both the progress of our state's economy and the ratio of infla- tlon. This year initiated Congressional dlstrlcts for the Student Legisla- ture. This movement hopefully will Increase the visions of the organi- zatlon as well as providing in- creased unity. The major objectives for SCSSL are lobby efforts for progressive legislation and recruitment of the uninvolved South Carolina campuses. The new officers for 1981 have great commitments for the upcoming year. The newly elect- ed Governor, Joey Hudson from Winthrop College, has made ar- rangements with Governor Riley for the officers to fly to Oklahoma to participate in a national con- vention. Chancellor Olin Sansbury was active in SCSSL during his colle- glate career. This year Dean Horton was appointed the Attor- ney General, he is responsible for coordinating all legislation and making committee assignments. Horton assists Governor Hudson in all state matters and traveled na- tionally representing South Caroli- na Including the Oklahoma Con- vention. This year's delegation from USCS has been our most success- ful. Charles Saylors is 4th District Chairman. Lynn Clemmons has served responsibly for two years as delegation chairman. Darin Newton was appointed to Co- Chairman of the Recruiting Com- mittee. Finance Committee re- sponsibilities were also given to Dean Horton. House of Representatives Mem- bers from our school were Rhodes Scholar Daniel Dreisbach, Darin Newton, Chuck Saylors, Lin- da McCown and Lisa Robinson. Senior Senators were Lynn Clemmons and Dean Horton. South COr0IinO Attorney General Daniel McLeod, center, was one of many available for information-seeking student legislators. INX P Introducing Lt. Governor Nancy Stevenson was one ot the more enjoyable tasks of SCSSL Governor Joey Hudson, Senators Clemmons and Horton discuss a bill on the Senate floor. In between Senate and House sessions, members from various delegations converse and lobby for their individual bills. Gu Q! 'QD -n-4. rs 'wits um any ...,, gp taxi! ,...g5 ll 3'33no 4,1 II' 5.1 ff- ,- Back To Nature USCS students got "back to na- ture" at Congaree Swamp. They pltted themselves against nature and its elements. Students found themselves sur- rounded by an abundance of trees, spiders, bats, wild insects and flowers. A miniature grasshop- per and bat were captured. Barn owls as well as many other ani- mals were observed. The students who strolled through the swamp found them- selves participating in life similar to the period of pioneers. This area of primitive, remote South Carolina was untouched by civil- lzatlon. This project is sponsored annual- ly by the Audobon Society and The South Carolina Society of Nat- uralists. Surviving without the pleasures of modern life was new for most of the participants. They discov- ered that living can be difficult without plumbing, electricity and the entertainment of television and radio. The trip taught the students to appreciate the wonders of na- ture. ODDOSHS page-Nobody eV9f SCfd if WGS going to be SOSY, Ol' COlT1f0l'fCble! The group enjoyed the refreshing beauty of nature. Students GEFTTODSTYOYG DGICDCS, O DSCSSSOTY hiking Skill. . Q", ffvth- 'fi A",,f' I 1 'I .QV Q '.R. .' 7 4' EW in 4 ..-V ' ri I g ,? 'P' U . sf .A, 5. x-ix' I, 5 4 'lift 1 if 101, ,Q J X . 4 'YU' --S O ,lf Q 309 jf' mf' ,- -'ff T. i t ,Q f' -If -K 6'1- V' .2 an sf I' 'S 1 .H R322 ,, v rf Q ,Q I , , :vs ext im, y .t -gd, ' ,fm its 'N yik Y v N , 15gS5+li1-'B'-E W Q94-f?Q i?1-W1-? X1:Q13'1E?Pf?'f-W' ' wi 'QW LSVS Disco Dlscoteques and the dlsco scene have created an envlron- ment ln which fashlonably dressed couples soclallze ln a worry-tree environment. Dlsc jock- ey perched hlgh In elevated booths supply dancers with a steady stream of muslc. A constant four-four beat, llghted dance floors, strobes, col- ored spotlights, and mirrored balls all help to create this special en- vlronment where dancers, disc jockeys, lights and the music blaring from a overhead speakers all seem to flow together as one. Tennis shoes and jeans have re- gained their place in the dlscoteque as the attire for the evening has shifted from dressy to casual, however, still some are extravagant and sometimes gaudy. Women still wear metallic tube tops, satin pants, but there are also cheenos and button- down oxfords. The complimentary male outfit ls equally tailored, yet casual comprised of tailored slacks, blaz- ers, and lzod shirts and sweaters. Opposite Page-Congregate, collaborate, and communicate. Find it all at O'Sullivan's. Enjoying the surroundings is USCS student, Alan Wood, a regular visitor at O'Sullivan's. Crowds QOTHSI' at the fOmlllGf "l'19Ol'1 SlQf'l." Weekends were made tor O'Sullivans and worry-tree times. t The News ln The News ln The News ln August, 1980, 150,000 Polish miners struck to protest unsafe working conditions, low pay, long hours and unrealistic government orders for higher and higher pro- ductivity. After 18 days, the Com- munist government agreed to the strikers' demands-fearing that the shutdown would infect all lev- els of Polish society-perhaps leading toward revolution. Lech Walesa, 37, led the workers in their successful bid for more liber- al work rules. lf What's less newsworthy than last year's President's brother? But throughout 1980, First Brother Billy Carter, in his hapless way, helped make his brother an ex-President. Bllly often made the front pages with bigger and bigger gaftes. He was forced to register as a for- eign agent for accepting a "loan" of S220,000 from the Lib- yan government, the IRS was in- vestigating him: and his drinking problems kept making the news. I' Two happy, exhausted runners won the 1980 Boston Marathon- Well, one of them did. Bill Rad- gers really ran the 26rmile race to win the men's title. But Rosie Ruiz, who arrived at the finish line ln record time, was stripped of her title when it was disclosed that she had not really covered the full distance. Q They came north from the Ca- ribbean like a hurricane, swelling the Cuban population ot Florida by 60,000. Most refugees were fleeing an intolerable life under Castro's thumb. Others proved to be released criminals, drug ad- dlCtS, the seriously ill, the psycho- logically troubled. 'lf A whole mountaintop disap- peared when Washington's long- dormant volcano, Mount St. Helens, erupted on July 22, 1980. The spectacular explosion blew ashes and steam 60,000 feet into the air which laid a fine dust lay- er across the entire Pacific North- west, making the air difficult to breathe. The blasts killed several people and injured more. One esoteric silver lining: the extra dust in air refracts the light and creates breathtaking sunsets. I- Last year, Muhammad Ali's act- ing in TV's Freedom Road elicited cries of "Go back to boxing!" After losing to Larry Holmes, Ali pleaded that a weight-reducing drug on which he claimed he'd overdosed had depleted his ener- gy. With a rematch unlikely, the champ goes out a loser. 'I' For Star Wars fans, three years was a long wait, but when The Empire .Strikes Back was finally re- leased, George Lucas's sequel to the most popular film of all time did stratospheric box-office. By in- troducing wise, gnome-like Yoda, Lucas created one of the most appealing fictional characters in recent memory. l NBC gambled S12 million on a 12-hour adaptation of James Clavell's epic novel of 17th-cen- tury Japan-and was a prime- time winner, Richard Chamberlain, 44-chosen for the lead role of Blackthorne after Sean Connery turned it down-won domo's for his portrayal of a sea captain who dreams of circumnavigating the globe. Its success led Johnny Carson to quip that viewers "jumped into their Toyotas, turned on their Sonys and saw Shogun." I' Pass by any penny arcade and you'll find mesmerized men and women tilting with aliens from out- er space. Since its introduction here, the Space Invaders game, complete with moving monsters, rocket ships, and thudding sound, has become more addictive than TV. 'I' Apart from Dallas rip-Offs, the overwhelming TV trend was mag- azlne format shows. ln pursuit of ratings, top shows such as 7haf's lncrediblel, Real People and new- comer Games People Play pulled out any and every stop-some- tlmes with serious consequences to the daredevils. 4 SOTTIS SCY the June 9, 1980, CC- ln The News In The News ln The New cldent was caused by fooling around with a cocaine concotion. Pryor clalms he was cleaning a cigarette lighter and accidentally touched off some spilled rum. Whatever the cause, Richard ad- mlts that he's lucky to be alive. For two months, Pryor, suffering from severe burns of his face and torso, remained in critical condi- tlon. I' Chrysler would have gone bankrupt lf Uncle Sam had not rldden to the rescue with a 31.5 bllllon loan. After years of failing to sell big gas-guzzlers, the new Chrysler Corp.-driven by board chairman Lee lacocca-is pinning lts survlval hopes on new, high- gas-mlleage K-cars. Q The twangs of country music dominated the charts and the fashion world was close behind, frlnge was everywhere! The west- ern wear's casual, rugged, very American look also offered every opportunity to be romantic, se- ductive-or in some cases gaudy. l Though it'll be back for a sixth season, Saturday Night Live's founding fathers Qand mothersp have moved onto bigger and better things. The exodus was led by producer Lorne Michaels, fol- lowed by Gilda Radner, Jane Cur- lln, Blll Murray, Harry Shearer, Laralne Newman and Garrett Mor- rls. Michaels felt that "as every- one became more and more suc- cessful and got other offers, the show was harder to do." Q He was twice nominated for an Oscar, but never won. Still, Peter Sellers, who died at 54 after his thlrd massive coronary, ranks close to Charlie Chaplin among the cinema's all-time-great bitter- sweet comics. His technique was to take "any given subject to an illogical conclusion-and then add my own twist." 'I' When he learned he was dying of mesothelioma,an often fatal cancer, movie tough guy Steve McQueen never gave up. "l did that," he later confessed, "to re- taln my dignity." With his death- of a heart attack during sur- gery-the 50-year-old actor, a fan favorite, left a legacy of action- packed Hollywood films. I No one left a more troubled legacy ln 1980 than Mohammed Reza Pahlavi, the Shah of Iran. Ex- lled from Iran, forced to wander the world like a modern Flying Dutchman, the King of Kings died ln Egypt in July, 1980, at age 61. If Tanya Roberts, 25, is enthusias- tlc about her shot at fame and fortune as Charlie's naughtiest An- gel. The show's producers hope that she'll prop up sagging rat- ings amid stlff competition from ri- val networks, the endlessly chronicled marital problems of her co-stars and the ignominious departure of predecessor Shelley Hack. Roberts is determined to wear her halo well. "I know l can make things happen on screen," she vows. 'I On April 25, 1980, eight US ser- vicemen died in an unsuccessful effort to free the hostages in Iran. They perished when a helicopter colllded with a transport plane in the desert darkness. In the ensu- Ing confusion, the dead were left behind, along with top-secret equipment. Was it just bad luck? Poor planning? Shoddy equip- ment? The questions persist. fl Florida Congressman Richard Kelly resigned from the House Re- publican Conference when an FBI investigation implicated him in Abscam. The bribery scandal dis- closed corruption ranging from Senators on-the-take down to lo- cal officials. if ln 1960, the actors of America walked off the job and President Cot the Screen Actors Guildy Ron- ald Reagan led the picket-line. In 1980, the issue was actors' residu- als from pay TV-and 60,000 strik- ers idled film studios and TV net- works to the tune of S40 million a week. Th reen Machine Spirit is Alive and Well Take twenty-six hundred stu- dents, add one pepband, danc- lng girls, one lively group of cheerleaders and what have you got? That's easy to answer. You've got a lot of splrlt, a lot of noise, and a lot of prlde-you've got USCS. The flnal score on the board ls dependent on the two teams that battle each other not only with bodles but with minds, but there ls something extra there when the battles are fought at USCS that has an Influence on the games. Some call it the home team ad- vantage, but it's more than that. First there's the student body, the group for which everything is done. Then come the cheerleaders, the most spirited group on campus. The cheerleaders are often taken for granted and sometimes even overlooked but still they are the nucleus of the spirited action. Along with the cheerleaders and their formations comes the pepband. Their dedication often goes unrecognized and support from the student body is usually lacking. But like the faithful mail- man, they stick in there through thick and thin. A well-perform ol routine by the Near Misses is 0 result of mar airs of practice, Pepband aealfxrntion alien goes unrecognized and stslptifc- from the student body is usually lacking The end results remain a tribute to the university and its student population. Last but not least are the Near Misses. The glrls that comprise the dance team practice so that they can perform during halftime at the basketball games. The ix 'I 5 . pepband provides background music for the dance routines. There's no explanation for the growlng spirit at USCS, but most of the credit goes to the stu- dents. Some bring shakers, some brlng Rifle Rags, but they all bring a confident feeling of winning, a feeling that is brougr.. er they are playing the be:-i the worst in the league. The nucleus of the spirited action ot all bass ketball games is the cheerleading squad ix L -Lis ,jgfg .I is ,gf-"' 'Lis- 'nv-f s. .-., l J si G Little EClST of TeXClS Disc iockey Tim Miller takes time out to come down lrom the crow's nest and enjoy a cold beer. Modern day cowboys seem to enjoy the night life Gt this DOF located just Cl little eOSt ot Texas. Many USCS students find the night lite ot Cowboy's a bit differ- ent from other clubs in the area. Anytime you want to get a little rowdy, Cowboys is the place to go Monday through Saturday. A blend of country-western with a touch of rock is performed by a live band and Top-10 music ls performed during the band's breaks. Cowboys has a variety ot errlel tainment for everyone to enjoy. Not only is there dancing and drlnklng but there is also a me- chanlcal bull for the true cowboy or cowgirl to try his or her luck on. Many are the unsuspecting riders who find themselves on the lloor almost immediately. For the gentlemen, there is lady mud-wrestling and lor the ladies, there ls the Peter Adonis Travel- Ing Fantasy show. For a change of pace, many have discovered that Cowboy's In Spartanburg is "just a little east of Texas." Every man takes his lite into his own hands as he attempts to ride the mechanical bull. Waitresses keep up with the "Urban Cows boy" style as they try to keep up with the customers. Relaxing and enjoying the surroundings, these people are getting away lrom it all at Cowboys. Married and Older Students A Growing Minority lt'S l'tOt SOSV felling the students from the faculty on most universi- ty campuses these days. The reason is simple: Students are older than ever before and the trend is expected to contin- ue. Adult students are now the fastest growing group in Ameri- can higher education. Many offices and departments are adjusting schedules and pro- . AR-N fel-lr V--g .Suw- --+,,..t. , Q 1 l W ha, T YY' A is 'U ' 'f cedures to facilitate dealing with students who have job and family commitments. At the University of South Caroli- na, more than one third of all stu- dents ln the nine-campus system are 26-years-old or older. USCS has met its needs so ef- fectlvely that the average age of the student body is 24 years old. National forecasts continue to ,ll I l 3 ll B l -is predict a line in the enrollment of "traditional" Q18-22 yearsj col- lege students. Adult students, however, are returning in increas- Ing numbers. The 80's may well be remembered as "the decade adults came back to school." The agony of endless hours of studying is felt by students of all ages. 'f 3' fx . lf' 9 44.0 . . ' f. fi-A 5, ' .qq Q- , 5, I' fi f f . I 55.1 ' . .xQ . ,, f -. QT' D 9 '. lr Q S . s 1 'is QX.. 4.- X D The Hodge Center is o place to relcx tween classes for everyone. Deierminotion is the key-ot ony age, .- Of Lords and Ladies Brltaln's Foreign Secretary Lord Carrlngton visited the USCS campus February 20. After a visit to the Columbia Campus, Lord Carrington arrived ln Spartanburg to meet with state business lead- ers and then was honored with a reception at USCS. At the recep- tlon, Chancellor Olin B. Sansbury and other faculty members and students listened attentively as Lord Carrington spoke. Lord Carrington is Secretary of State for Foreign and Common- wealth Affairs and Minister of Overseas Development. He is also a member of the Cabinet. He served in World War II and has received many awards and hon- ors fhoughout his life. It was an honor to USCS to have him visit the campus. Lord Carrington was in the Unit- ed States along with Prime Minis- ter Margaret Thatcher. The Britons were here to visit President Ron- ald Reagan. Lord Carrington expressed his vlews on several topics concern- Ing the United States and Britain. He stressed issues of the United States and Britain's alliances grow- Ing stronger and stated that British and American "policies will be pointed ln exactly the same di- rection." Carrington expressed his view that there is little hope of relaxing the tense relationship between the Soviet Union and the United States until the Afghanistan prob- lem is resolved. He also said that he found evidence of Russian and Cuban involvement in El Sal- vador very convincing. He stated that he believed that his country would do the same if faced with the problems of the United States. Lord Carrington said that his im- pression of the new administra- tlon's foreign policies is that it seems to be on the right path. He said that he thought that a powerful and intelligent team was surrounding Secretary Haig and that they are busy formulating an admirable American policy. USCS Chancellor Olin B. Sansbury, Jr. listens attentively to British Foreign Secretary Lord Carrington at a reception in Carrington's honor. u-idx. gf -"' " . 5'ff'19ir':',am-i J Sn- 75' x""S. I 92 M, Nxgg rt Week of un and Festiuiiiies. Homecoming ' 5 x if wgmwyh 1 2 , W6 . Opposite Page-Melodie Greer was After the game, a dance was held in the crowned Homecoming Queen during Hodge Center for the purpose of celebrat- halftime festivities. ing. . festivities . . The color and excitement of Homecoming once again exploded over the USCS campus. Several of USCS' illustrious alumni returned for the week's activities. Girls vieing for the title of Home coming Queen were nominated by their various organizations. Students were then allowed to vote for their favorite girl in the Hodge Center. Preliminary elections narrowed the candidates to ten. Final elections held at the end of the week deter- mined the winner and the runner- up. Dr. Olin Sansbury, Chancellor pre sented the winning girls with arm bouquets of roses during halftime ot the USCS vs. USC-Aiken basketball game. Jackie Middleton, of Women's basketball, was named Maid of Honor. Jackie Middleton oi Women's basketball was named Maid of Honor and Melodie Greer of the Student Nurses Association was elected as Homecoming Queen. 'lib -l f 1, "f M , K, . V .t M Ai A ' -pf ' K 1 . A . K s I 9- ,fa-' F v ' ' b sr . , f 1 ' .p f. . M ,5 ,,, ' Y 'J bi, 1 af ,fl Q 'ff 4. x , M Q -. A 'Wi E4 f B, 5' wx , Q T las Q .f in 3.3 f And the Beat Goes On The USCS Jazz Band under the direction ot Dr. Bryan "Doc" Lind- say is a definite asset to USCS that few people seem ate. to appreci- The approximately twenty-tive piece band performs annually at the Fine Arts Festival at Coastal Carolina, the Concert In The Park Series at Duncan Park and Sparfanburg's Spring Fling. They also host their own spring concert at the Spartanburg Fine Arts Cen- ter. ln addition to these community performances, faithful members of the band play at every home basketball game. Their presence adds much to the enthusiasm and spirit level of each game. with the help of the band, the cheerleaders lead the fans in chants and spirit yells. At halftime, "Doc" and com- pany provide the background music tor the Near Misses, USCS' precision dance team. The general concensus is that the USCS Jazz Band is severely underrated for all that they do tor the community and University. The program is growing and lm- proving every year, in the words ot drummer John Sinderman, "This year has had the best band l can remember." The Pep Band provides pregame and half- time entertainment for every home basket- ball game. ..ov"t With the tdlent diSplOyed in this year's Jazz Band and the dedi- cated guidance of "Doc" Lindsey, the Jazz Band is sure to go tar not only on campus, but also in the community. Veteran drummer John Sinderman helps "Doc" keep a steady beat during a halt- time routine. Many times it can make one wonder it "Doc" has his attention tocused on the Jazz Band or the rhythm ot the basketball team. K 121 Greeks on Campus The Greek system of fraternities and sororities is commonplace among many college campuses. However, until the toil of 1979, USCS was devoid of any such or- ganization. Interested students began inves- tigating the possibility of Cl froter- nity at USCS Gnd history WGS mode in the toil of 1979. The chartering members of USCS' first greek fraternity form their symbols of Epsilon Lamb da. Charter members Pi Kappa Phi exhibits the building blocks for the future fraternity house. i ' s --Qiwfdbanv fi' 4 515 , ss ' ff Xie-is ' , gl X -L1 "HW M'?i?7Q?i , 1 'wgiftgl rs, ' . sb- 46551 f. ul! swf. vu. '58-51.11 'A An associate chapter of Pi Kappa Phi was founded in the fall, and the chapter received its nationai charter on May 2, 1981. The chap ter was given the name Epsilon Lambda. The campus marque announced the charter- ing of the fraternity. Pi KODDC Phi, G VGFY active OfQOl"iiZOfiOf1, placed SSCODC1 th the BiQ Event, Wi A n. coNsRA'ruLATiolS ' EPSILGN Lmsu I PI KAPPA PHI uscs IST GREEK FlATE!!M WHO AM I? My membership is legion. From the humble home to the stately mansion have my followers come. Because l have given man that which he craves, l shall endure. My sons shall neither falture nor fail. They shall add lustre to my name. l came into being to encourage trust from among my members, to up hold the name of my schools, to strive for academic excellence, and to inculcate in my brethren the highest of Christian ideals. I AM Pl KAPPA PHI. MY NAME IS FRA TERNITY. ' " fa Ji ,fy Realizing a Dream The new Army slogan, be all that you can be, must have been written with men like Keith Kelly in mind. Kelly is a Cadet Lieutenant Colonel in the ROTC. He is a senior at USCS, and currently commands the ROTC battalion based at Wofford College. He, like other USCS students, takes advantage of ROTC through a cross-enrollment program be- tween the two schools. "I've been interested in the mili- tary since high school," said Kel- ly. "l came from a small school, where spirit and discipline were Important. I liked that and knew that those some elements were essential in the military." The fact that Kelly's father and several of his uncles were military men also helghiehed his Oifrdciiort for the service. While Sitting in CICSS at USCS one day, Kelly noticed an ROTC shirt on a classmate. "I didn't even know what it was," said Kel- ly. "But when the cadet ex- plalned the program and its op- portunities for advancement, I decided to take a closer Iook." Kelly sat in on an ROTC class Gnd liked it S0 much ihdi he Cldd- ed a one-hour course to his schedule. "I wanted to go on a field training exercise right away, to See if I liked ii. But I hOdI"l'i been issued fatigues or equip- ment," said Kelly. "I went any- way-in jeans and a shirt-and my instructor rounded up a can- teen, pistol belt and rifle for me. After that first exercise, I knew I was hooked." From the beginning, Kelly set his slghts high in ROTC. "I knew there had never been a battalion com- mander from USCS and I decided to do everything within my power to reach that goaI," Kelly said. "I went for it and got it." Actually, it wasn'f as easy as Kelly makes it sound. He went through three and one-half years of training and several active duty assignments before becom- Ing battalion commander. Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Keith Kelly makes a last minute check of a rifle. And, accordlng to hls Instruc- tors, his performance ranked at the top of his class. Kelly successfully completed the U.S. Army airborne school, where he learned to parachute, and the alr assault school, where he learned to repel from a hell- copter uslng a rope. Both schools stressed physlcal fitness, mental alertness and leadership. But the accomplishment Kelly Is probably most proud of ls his completlon of the Speclal Forces candidate class. He was named dlstlngulshed honor graduate of that ellte group and was award- ed the black beret ln recognitlon of outstanding motivation, the will to learn and the ability to lead. Last summer, after becomlng a member of the Speclal Forces team, Kelly applied for and re- celved an active duty assignment wlth a U.S. Army Green Beret Team. "I learned a lot from them, because each team member was a top speclallsts ln his field," said Kelly. "lf was exciting duty, but hard work. The average team member was 6'8" fall and weighed about 215 pounds. I was, by tar, the smallest member of the team," he continued. "But I was deter- mined to keep up with them if it kllled me-and it just about did." Kelly wlll graduate from college and be commissioned in May. He Is gettlng out of Special Forces and golng into Armored Cavalry. Hls specialty will be aviation, and after an otflcers' basic course at Fort Knox, KN, Kelly will go to fllght school In Alabama. "Thls ls the first year cadets have been allowed to apply for fllght school rlght out of the ROTC program," said Kelly. "I was fick- led to get accepted. I feel so fortunate that l've been able to get everything I wanted out of ROTC. And now l'm gem . -I uct- ly what I want In active . Kelly is optimistic about iI1f-- fil- ture of our country's defame. "We have the knowledge and some of the best designs for equipment anywhere," he said. "I just don't feel like we have enough equipment in Inventory rlght now. But I think the situation wlll Improve, now that additional money has been allocated to de- tense." Kelly wlll probably retire from the Army one day. Although he admlts that a life in the military may not be right for everyone, Kelly feels that every citizen should serve in some capacity for some length of time. "After alI," he said, "what's two years out of your life, when you use lt to defend a country where you are free?" Kelly goes over the rules and regulations wlth hls Instructors. Lunchtime-Snacktime Hungry? l'll bet you are. Are you ready for something good to chow down on? When you walk into the G.B. Hodge Center, you have a major decision facing you. There is a choice ot eight mechanical monsters serving can- dy, drinks, sandwiches, cigarettes, soup, and the full use of a micro- wave oven. lt's a delicious thought, huh? In the Fall, thanks to Interstate United, all this will change and lunchtime at USCS will be very dif- ferent. The Hodge Center is ex- panding and a cafeteria will be included in the expansion. Hon- est, hot food will be served. So, just hang in there folks, Fall's coming! You have a choice ot candy, drinks, sand- wiches, cigarettes, soup. A hot tood cafeteria is included in the Hodge Center expansion this fall. 15? 3 ' : vu sm I gg? 1, .!'. 1..1L3.i,1k'.,, , -"4 --1,-aagq , Wwiifjdk' "" +3 1,rL.,i?.. -'L-' 71 31 X 'JK' tn .4 , 4,7 I - wx Wife ., ..,.. ,,,, nr.. , ,..,,g.-,., .,.. -W - I , ,,,,,,,,,,5..,., ,,.,, M- -f', A--N--fn-W. 4 RW if , A 'fr .g'4 'E-fl'- fisariiiv as U:- , la -n 1 ', Bookstore-A Booming Business For students needing last minute materlals, The USCS Bookstore is the answer. Conveniently located In the Hodge Center, the Bookstore provides text book, ma- terials, and various Rifle parapher- nalla. In times past, some students have become disturbed and con- cerned about fhe prices that the Bookstore charges a captive stu- dent body. However, students should real- lze that any profit that is brought ln the Bookstore is thereby chan- nelled into scholarship funds. Does this warrant the percentage profit? The answer remains with the lndlvldual. 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PI 'F' -1-y'!F' gy!-11 altviyff ",?"'!" ,,4pnlI" pub' v wr Q cf. C1 CII I MS?- ,Ng s 4 k , . 1 I 5 1 V. i K , 'N 'S x J' 1 All in a Day's Work By the time you receive your copy of the yearbook, all the hard work is finished, and the staff is at rest. For those who spend a lot of time taking pic- tures, typing, running errands, writ- ing copy, making calls, biting nails, and shed tears, there is a certain pride that accompanies the hard work, and the fun. Countless hours are spent prepar- ing the book, but it is done with pride and a sense of accomplish- ment. Photography is the main concern of any yearbook staff, for without pictures, the book would be nothing more than black words on white pages. Copy writing is another major as- pect, without words the pictures would have very little meaning. A yearbook staff is always interest- ed in finding more people to help in the progress toward pro- ducing the best yearbook possi- ble. lf you would like to see how a yearbook staff works, just drop by HC-214 on any deadline day. A hard-working, dedicated staff is needed to comprise a yearbook, and being able to work together is the key to the whole operation. Lisa Robinson and Debbie Radford, confer over last minute details. Photographer, Cindy Ashford, contributed over 651 ol the pictures in the yearbook. 1 -Q ' . ' 1 ,, xv. Y' 3 . VJ ,lr Q fn . 4 ,, ., Q-"ig , , .-.Q-U96-" ' 41.5 , pn: 0? I -s.. 1 Lynn Ciemmons, editor-incniet, is busy ap proving layouts on a hectic day. Student Life editor, RhOr'tdCI Bflmhill, working diliQeDiiY to meet O d9Odlil'We. Most members of the staff have certain positions, but in times ot crisis, a typist can be found writ- ing copy, anybody and every- body typing, ond, of course, the editor-in-chief is doing a little ot everything, and we ore ail work- ing toward a common goal: the yearbook. Snouid you be interest- ed in being 0 part of the Carolana experience, drop by the office one day Cours is the one in utter disarrayj, and we guarantee we can put you to work. LRTI ERRVS 01? M N ,par ,Sill LF if vs ' Election Year '80 I R ' . :If V N.. . I - ...,. -F ,, V -., M... ,,,,, .As 2 ,- .v ,S Ronald Reagan won the White House from President Carter Tues- day night in a startling landslide that changed the face of the American government. Carter con- ceded and promised Reagan his "fullest support and cooperation" in the transition to the Republican rule. The polls were still open in the West when Carter acknowledged that his presidency was finished-an hour after telephoning Reagan in Los An- geles to congratulate him on victo ry. Ronald Reagan, a former California gover- nor, became the 40th President ot the United States by defeating President Jimmy Carter, "He graciously offered his cooperation on The transition and I accepted it," said president-elect Reagan, the conservative Republi- can who went from Hollywood to two terms as governor ot California, and had sought the presidency twice before. As his electoral vote total soared, Reagan said he certainly hadn't looked for such a landslide. "Listen, I was happy to get 270," he said. ThClt'S what it took to Win. President Jimmy Carter delivering his conces- sion speech after losing to Ronald Reagan. 4 So ended the longest cam- paign, in an electoral vote runaway that belied the forecasts of the president and the pollsters that it would be close. If never was, from the moment the first polls closed. With 57 percent of the nation's precincts counted, Reagan was gaining 50 percent of the vote, Carter 43 percent, independent John B. Anderson 6 percent. ln electoral votes, the competi- tion that counted, it was a Reagan runaway. He had won or led for 451 electoral votes, a comfortable cushion past the ma- jority he needed. Carter had led or won for 80. Reagan had 24.6 million votes, Carter 20.8 million, Anderson 2.9 million. "lt is now apparent that the American people have chosen you as the next president," Carter wired Reagan. "l congratu- late you and pledge to you our fullest cooperation and support in bringing about an orderly transi- tion of government in the weeks ahead." On Jan. 20, Reagan will be in- augurated the 40th president of the United States. At 69, nearing 70, the former California governor also will be the oldest man to take the office. Flanked by his wife and the high command of his vanquished administration, Carter told down- cast but applauding supporters at a Washington hotel: "I promised you four years ago that I would never lie to you, so I can't stand here tonight and say it doesn't hurt. The people of the United States have made their choice and of course I accept that decision, although not with the same enthusiasm I accepted it tour years ago." His concession statement had tl l it t I l been prepared by early evening, for the Carter inner circle knew it was over. Pollster Patrick Caddell was said to have informed Carter early on election day that the tide was with Reagan and that he trailed by 7 to 10 points in his own final soundings. Reagan's triumph was cement- ed with victories in the populous, usually Democratic states Carter needed most. Among them was New York, for 41 electoral votes the president ardently sought. In each of the big states that were the battlegrounds of the cam- . ee IS "Q, AQ! Q John B. Anderson, presidential candidate for the Independent party, received six percent of the final tallied votes. paign, the story was similar: Reagan. He won in Ohio, in Penn- sylvania, in Florida-states Carter had carried tour years ago. He kept Michigan in the Republican column, and he carved deep into Carter's Southern base. Reagan carried Indiana, Ken- tucky, Oklahoma, Kansas, Virginia, Nebraska, Florida, Connecticutt, New Jersey, South Carolina, Michi- gan, Delaware, New Mexico, New Hampshire, New York, Idaho. Utah, Ohio, South Dakota, Colora- do, Pennsylvania, Wyoming, Tex- as, Arizona, Oregon, Washington, Iowa, Louisiana, North Dakota, and Vermont. He led in Mississippi, Alabama, Montana, Missouri, Nevada, Illi- nois, North Carolina, Wisconsin, and California. Carter had captured Georgia, West Virginio, Rhode Islond, Moly- Iond, ond the District of Colum- bio. RODGIG ReGQGI'1 defeated Presi- dent Cdftef Tuesday in South COTOUDO, where the presidential race t'tCd been COT1Sidefed the closest in the South. With 820 of the StGte'S 1,679 precincts reporting, Reagan held a lead of 252,866 votes to 223, 960 for Carter, 8900 for indepen- dent candidate John Anderson and 3654 for Libertarian Ed Clark. The president's supporters ex- pressed surprise. Lt. Gov. Nancy Stevenson, a Democrat, said she thought the outcome of the elec- tion nationwide was an sion of frustration on the most voters. expres- part of She said it was partly due to "the inability of anyone to con- trol infIation." Stevenson added, "The people have evidently chose the president as a scape- goat." State Republican Party Chair- 1 'N- man George Graham said the de- bate a week before the election had made the difference in Reagan's favor. "lt refuted the claims that he couldn't handle the job. From the debate on, Reagan was in the driver's seat." State and local election officials said the voters went to the polls In droves. The state had a record registration before election day of 1,235,521 During the campaign, two dy- namic young South Carolina politicians--Gov. Dick Riley and Rep. Carroll Campbell-were pit- ted against each other. Riley, a longtime friend of the president, campaigned vigorously for him all year. campbell led Reagan's campaign to an over- whelming victory in South Caroli- na's March 8 GOP presidential pri- mary. Campbell challenged Riley in September to a debate saying each would act as surrogate for his presidential candidate. Riley refused, saying Carter could speak for himself. The two campaigns staged an intense and sometimes bitter fight for the eight electoral votes in South Carolina, one of two states in the nation where the voters cast their ballots for electors rath- er than candidates. Each side tried to outdo the other with last minute visits, sur- prising for a small state with so few electoral votes. Reagan came Oct. 10 and Oct. 23, Carter came Sept. 27 and again last Friday. November 4, 1980, proved to be a winning day for the Republican party. The Art of Studying Types of studying vary about as much as the types of students who attend USCS. Studying is nec- essary, however to maintain pass- able grades and stay in school. Each student has his or her own unlque way of learning required material. Some have tried the method of osmosis which involves sleeping on your notes in hopes that your brain will absorb them while you are resting. Another fa- vorite ploy is to convince yourself that studying is not necessary at least until final exams sneak up. The most popular way to study is stlll the "cram for exam" method which takes place a short time before major tests, mid-terms, and flnal exams. The Hodge Center coffee machine works over-time during this period. Evidence of this particular technique can be found at school by looking into the llbrary and the Hodge Center near the end of the semester. At home, many students resort to "burnIng the midnight oils". Some students prefer to study with a partner or in groups. Oth- ers seem to like their own com- pany and solitude. Some students confine themselves to a particular room. Sometimes we students have to find o shady spot to study. if we do a good job we get a good grade. Y ., ...rw . T ., ss K , -Q4 . 'WI s s M- .,.Nx,,.., . wx? ss T jp, Sir! . X . Q ...MN - , Ni' 'V N' ei F' as M.. ,Q Others take their notes and books to the great outdoors. When one sees a student chew- Ing gum furiously, or unconciously destroying the end ol his pencil with his teeth, he can be assured that the student is concentrating heavily. One of the best ways to study is to learn the material as it is presented, not by trying to ab- sorb it all in one or two days. But unfortunately, we never seem to learn. Solitude proves the best atmosphere. This student works diligently towards an "A" tor the semester. Dedication to school work is observed by studying as the sunrise burns away the frost. Tl., USCS Nature Trail- Campus' Best Kept Behind the tennis courts near the Burroughs Child Development Center, is the entrance to a little known section of campus-the USCS Nature Trail. Here the sounds and sights of nature are evident at their very best. The Nature Trail got its start in 1975 as an idea of the Science faculty of USCS. The USCS Student Government Association of 1975 agreed to help with construction under the direction of the Sci- ence faculty. Volunters working mostly on Secret weekends developed the trail in- cluding trails, tootbridges, and a complete outdoor classroom. The Science faculty contributed signs which were attached to trees, giving their latin and common names. After a few years of neglect, the 1980-81 Student Government Association allocated subsidies to the Outdoors Club for the restora- tion of the trail. To View the sights Olorlg the frail is to HSDGTCT1 O QTOCS beyond The reach ot Off". .id . , s 'sw N 10 A - v ,J 'R QW rs' if 1 vw 3 s . .J -.M 4- lwsz- L 54 f 'S 'iff ,yv l Li M-'fs .ff 5 sf YU , ...ff ...w.sv'. .. Cf' Although the Nature Trail is six years old, tew students at USCS realize that a wonderful section of preserved natural woodland exists so near. Picnic tables are even provided for students seek- lng a little solitude in a quiet sec- tion during lunch. Streams run throughout this enchanted, unspoiled part of the USCS Campus. For those seeking a tem- porary escape from the pressures of school, this is the place to be. This USCS student tinds the solitude of the Na- ture Trail perfect lor time to reflect. UDSDOUEG beauty, including such greenery G5 this foliage Gnd wild plants, Ofe fOUl'1d in abundance along The HGH. jaw..- Meeting the Needs of the Handicapped A physically handicapped per- son must have total access to the facility. A wheelchair, crutches or braces should not be the reason for the individual bot being able to enjoy a basketball game, indoor soccer or attend assemblies relevant and important to each student, including the handicapped. In the case ot the blind people, a cane and, usually, if the person is a student, another individual accompanies them. ln other situa- tions, a seeing eye dog is pro- vided. ln this case, the seeing eye dog is allowed in eating es- tablishments, everywhere the blind person needs to go. This is another way the law is met. Public Law 94-142 and Sections 501-504 of the Rehabilitation Act ot 1973 made it possible tor deaf people to have interpreters pro- vided for them. The interpreter accompanies them to all classes and conferences to act as their "ears." The interpreter signs what is said and says what is signed by the deaf person and does not interject hisfher personal opin- ions. Their iob is simply to be the communicator, not a counselor, or teacher, lawyer, or doctor. ln previous years, the School of Education has graduated certified teachers-deaf and legally blind-and both of these students are now employed. Meeting the needs of the handicapped is not only necessary, it's law. Not a counselor or a teacher, the interpreter's job is simply to be the communi cator. The ramps, elevators, wheel- chalrs, interpreters, and rails . . . lt's all necessary. And it's the law. Federal law: the handl- capped must be serviced and public buildings and facilities must meet accessability requirements. USCS is a public facility and is no exception. It's a sad misconception, none- theless true, that a handicapped person, physical, or mental, doesn't think, feel, or act like "normal" people do. "Normal," ln this connotation, simply means being able to conduct all five senses without added help. Handi- capped people deal with so much: imagine being stared at, talked about, whispered about, laughed at-all on a daily basis. Very few people are able to han- dle this once in a while: at a par- ty, in class-not to mention daily. A physically handicapped student must have total access to the facilities at USCS. SD9ClGl DCFKUWQ DICICSS Ofe deSlQnOfed fOf SYUGSDTS with elfhef DGTFTTOFISDT Of TGITIDOFOYY t'tODdlCODS. U C Q --ff' 3' Y If :'.Q ' -' 1 4? , , ,V -L. , ' 1 "-5 4125.2 ' ,J9Z!P!'!?.' .f'!e?k'F 72' sf' iil '- CHAPTER III Achievemehls Many USCS students are recog- nized annually tor their various tal- ents, academically as well as extracurricularly. USCS has honor- ably arrived. The Senior Hall of Fame recognized outstanding seniors tor their achievements. Several students were selected tor Who's Who in American Col- ISQSS Ghd Uf1iVefSifieS. Several de- serving glrls were nominated tor Miss USCS and Homecoming Queen. A Rhodes Scholarship was awarded this year to a very de- serving student tor the tirst time in the history ot USCS. The taculty was also recognized tor their el- torts and skills as Outstanding Teachers and Teacher ot the Year were chosen. These are just a sample ot the honors bestowed upon the individuals ot USCS. There are many other talents and achievements not recognized: however, each ol us should be proud and honored to be a part ot the growing institution-the Uni- versity ot South Carolina at Spartanburg. arl Gordon Medal This year for the first time ever, the Earl Gordon Medal was given in replacement oi the Algernon Syd- ney Sullivan Award. This award is the only one conferred to two stu- dents of the graduating class on graduation day. The female recipient was Esther Lynn Clemmons who has served the University in almost every as pect of campus life. An active member of the Student Government Association, Miss Clemmons served as a senator and member of numerous SGA commit- tees. She was named a delegate to the South Carolina Association of Student Governments and has served four years in the State Stu- dent Legislature, including two years as delegation chairman. Ms. Clemmons held several posi- tions on the staffs of the university's publication, including associate edi- tor of the student newspaper and editor of the yearbook. She was ap pointed to the Academic Forward Planning Committee and the Publi cations Board, two USCS facultyfstudent committees. ln the area of academic awards and honors, Ms. Clemmons was named Who's Who in American Col- leges and Universities and the Senior Hall of Fame. A member of the University Choraleers, the Contemporary Mu- sic Workshop, and the Shoestring Players theatrical group, Ms. Clemmons was also elected to of- fice in the Sigma Pi Mu honorary music fraternity and Circle K, an in ternational service organization. Beyond the boundaries of USCS, Ms. Clemmons has contributed time and energy toward community ser- vlce. She has worked for the Ameri can Cancer Society, the March of Dimes, and as a volunteer she worked on three major political campaigns. According to Miss Clemmons, "This was the nicest thank you the school could have glv- en me." K full!! .4 44 fl The Earl Gordon Medok 1- in memory of the university's ou f,.u' , of students who died in January. I wlll be presented annually to wr-xl members of the graduating class who are selected on the basis of service to the community, the uni- versity and its students, involvement in campus activities, and nobility of character. The other recipient of the award was Lloyd Dean Horton. In recogni- tion of his effective organizational, leadership, and service abilities, Mr. Horton was selected as the 1980-81 Outstanding Member of the Student Government Association. He served as a senator and chaired several committees in that organization. Ad- ditionally, be has actively represent- ed USCS on the University of South Carolina President's Panel and the Trustee Liaison Committee. Mr. Horton's efforts as a represen- tative to the South Carolina State Student Legislature resulted in his appointment to the office of Attor- ney General. Because of his com- mitment at the state level, he was selected to represent South Caroli- na at the Oklahoma Intercollegiate Legislature. Mr. Horton has served in positions of leadership in the Administrative Management Society and Pi Kappa Phi fraternity. He was a member of the International Club and the Uni- verslty's yearbook staff. Beyond the boundaries of USCS, Mr. Horton is active in the National Association of Accountants and the American Management Association. He has been cited for valuable ser- vice to the Governor's Youth Advi- sory Council and participated in the Annual Governor's Student Ex- change Program. Mr. Horton is a veteran of the Unit- ed States Army and an honor graduate of the Medical Training Center at Fort Sam Houston. Aside from being a recipient ol the Earl Gor- don Medal, Horton was named as the SGA member of the Year. . . , . ' I- - X f 0 - 'Y Z 1 W' if 'N ' ,' ' 4 . . . - , 1 ., ., : J 4' .' A J mf, 2Af61f may ff? www 48 X ,SW Q Jwfmzbf T541 4ex,' A, 1 - Q 5 .gf 33?- ,.w 1 'ff . :,6x w Y- - .11 ,3- Xu 1. Q2 .ig g ui l ei : 'F A--x gn 63' it 12: -w :fxi'f v x A-fi' 5. if x 'vi'zN .L . 'Qjie I P NIH- .355 i -WX gs Q-bfi: . fail! jffzzbr 661140264220 CQIZUIYIW 1 , f j 0ffZ0f'f 4'2sY1 lqflfifffzkif ,WUAIQZQYOIZ MJ'-gflf kgfefsllffzafv .Qld JZk49!Uf 4iUWf 3' na? 'R 9.5! X 4 MM fm QW ug-B. WhO'S Who Janice Moore Burgess Janice Moore Burgess, of Route 5, Gaffney, is one of eleven students who have been chosen to represent USCS in the 1981 edition ot Who 's Who in American Col leges and Universities. Expect- ed to graduate in December, she has served as President of Gamma Beta Phi national honor society and as editor of Maggie 's Drawers. DQR' Susan Denise Christian Susan Denise Christian of 113 Dumbarton Ave., Simp- sonville, is a December grad uate. At USCS, she lettered in volleyball and basketball, ser ving as co-captain of the vol leyball squad. She was also a member of the Data Process- ing Management Society. 5 V LLAFEXQ ' TS Joelle Lewkowicz Hess Joelle Lewkowicz Hess, also a December graduate, is a resident of 331 Lowndes Drive in Spartanburg. A member of Gamma Beta Phi national hon- or society tor the past two years, Hess has served active- ly in the Administrative Soci ety in positions of secretary, publicity chairman and the AMS Scholarship Selection Committee. Who's Susan Jones Susan Jones, of 101 Putnam Ct., Spartanburg, is a Decem- ber graduate. Jones played basketball, softball, and volleyball at USCS. She was captain of the basketball and volleyball teams during her ju- nior and senior years. Jones, a Homecoming Hnalist in 1979- 80, was also a candidate for Miss USCS during her junior year. She has been a mem- ber ot the Spartan Club for the past two years. IVIiChC1eI Massey Michael E. Massey, of 7109 Brown St. in Spartanburg, ex- pects to graduate in May. Massey has been active in the Spartan Club as well as being named to the All-District Cross Country Team for all four years of his college ca- reer. He is serving as Presi dent of the Senior Class and is chairman of the Com- mencement Committee for 1980-81. Massey also serves on the Facilities Utilization Committee, is Student intramu- ral Director and is a member of the Jogging Club. V-W -G Who's Who Andrew Philip Moller Andrew Philip Moller, of 12 Lake Circle Drive, Greenville, has served as a valuable fac- tor in the Shoestring Players for the previous four years. He has been very instrumen- tal in the Universal Love 's growth on and off campus. A member of the Pep Band, and the University Chorus, he has served as President of the SGA and as a Senator of the Junior Class. He was pro- ducer for two variety shows which raised money for Cystic Fibrosis and the Child Development Center. Andy served on the Teacher of the Year and Student Affairs Com- mittee. Clary Gglesby Clary Oglesby, of Route 1, Cowpens, was also selected. A Piedmont Scholar in the class of 1981, Oglesby is a member of Gamma Beta Phi national honor society, the Psychology Club, and the Ski Club. She was also nomi- nated for Miss USCS and serves as captain of the Near Misses Dance Team. Oglesby has worked in the Public lnfor mation Office as a student as- sistant during her four years at USCS. Cecil Glen Plumley Cecil Glen Plumley, of Route 1, Landrum expects to graduate this summer. Plumle y has participated in the Jazz Band University Sing- ers, and Chamber Singers. He also serves as historian for Sig- ma Pi Mu. N sl fix W 'Fx 'up-mfr Jeannie Polson Jeannie Polson, of Chestnut Ave. in Greer, expects to graduate in May. She is a member of Gamma Beta Phi and Omicron Delta Kappa honor societies and Vice-Presi- dent-Treasurer of Universal Love. Polson has also been on the Deans Honor Poll for the past three years. WhO'S W -- Richard Poucher Richard Poucher, a Decem- ber graduate, is a resident of Saratoga Dr. in Greer. During his senior year, Polson served as President of the Internation- al Club as well as being a member of the Ski Club and the Data Processing Manage- ment Association. He also served as President of the Ad ministrative Management Soci ety and was a senior senator and a student representative on the Student-Trustee Liason Committee of the Carolina Board of Trustees. Karen Snoddy Karen Snoddy, of Route 2, Wellford, is expecting to graduate in May. Snoddy serves as President of the Ad ministrative Management Soci ety and editor of the AMS ln- tercollegiate Newsletter. A member of the Ski Club and the International Club, Snoddy also serves as a senior senator and is on sev- eral Student Government Committees. "To Succeed Magnrfrcently, Cr Fail Miserably . . . " In 1966, the Spartanburg Gener- al Hospital announced it would have to phase out its diploma nursing program. An already seri- ous shortage of health care per- sonnel in the Piedmont threat- ened to reach crisis proportions. A special committee was estab- lished to explore different means by which the area's nursing edu- cation needs might be met. The committee was headed by Mr. Charles R. Sanders and included Walter S. Montgomery, James A. Chapman, Jr., Benjamin O. John- son, Wyndham S. Clark, Grover Eaker, Robert L. Handell, Cleve- land Harley, Robert J. Loeven, R. T. Thomason, Jr., Charles Boone, Richard Tukey and Hubert Hendrix. The committee's findings led the Spartanburg County legislative delegation to propose the estab- lishment of a local commission for higher education that would bring a University of South Carolina re- gional campus to Spartanburg. In February, 1967, the commission was created with Dr. G. B. Hodge as chairman, and thanks to the strenuous efforts of many people, the campus was able to enroll its first class of 177 students that fall. Each year on the anniversary of the founding of the institution, USCS pauses to honor those whose help has meant so much to the campus and to rededicate itself to its mission of responding to the needs of our community. Receiving the award presented by the Spartanburg County Com- mission for Higher Education was Dr. John fJack3 E. Keith. Dr. Keith ls one of Spartanburg's outstand- ing surgeons, professional men, and civic leaders. His list of hon- ors and achievements includes the presidency of the Spartanburg County Medical Soci- etyp a directorship on the board of the Charles Lea Centerg the presidency of the South Carolina Orthopaedic Association, and a term as Chief of Staff at Spartanburg General Hospital. He has also been active as a Rotar- lan and an elder of the First Pres- byterian Church of Spartanburg. Because of his great interest in nursing, Dr. Keith's involvement with USCS came early and natu- rally. He was one of the first ap- pointees to the Board of Directors of the Carolina Piedmont Founda- tion, and he has been active on a number of advisory committees connected with the campus. Dur- ing the past two years, he worked tirelessly in the Spartanburg medical community to gain support for the Mary Black School of Nursing and to advance the entire nursing pro- gram. The award given by the faculty of USCS was presented to John M. Kohler, Jr. Since 1974, when he became plant manager of the Kohler Company-Spartanburg, John Kohler, Jr., has been one of the outstanding civic leaders of the Upstate. Dr Keith was res onsible for raising half of - D the funds for the new nursing school single handedly. According to John Kohler, Jr., the present position of USCS is a "reflection on original work by the original founders." W, ,. ,qv Y A past president of the Spartanburg Area Chamber of Commerce, he has just complet- ed a term as President of the Spartanburg County United Way. He also has been active in such organizations as the Palmetto Council of the Boy Scouts ot America, the Spartanburg Music Foundation, and the Appalachian Health Council. Mr. Kohler has made many contributions to USCS. He has served on the Advi- sory Council for the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education: the Advisory Commit- tee tor the USCS Division of Fine Arts, Languages and Literature: and search committee for the Dean of the School of Nursing. As a private citizen and member of the Appalachian Health Council, his support was instrumental in the successful project to con- struct a new building for the School of Nursing. Creativity, enthusiasm, organiza- tion, management, attitude and cooperation are the criteria for the Spartanburg County School District Three Teacher ot the Year Award. No better adjectives can be found to describe the current holder ot that award, a member of the USCS Class ot 1976, Mrs. Donna Lipscomb, the recipient of Mrs. Donna Lipscomb praised the "excellent faculty and staff that comprise this organiza tion." An avid basketball fan, Mr. Ted Conrad said he "enjoyed working with youngsters and USCS affords this opportunity." the Alumni Award. Mrs. Lipscomb grew up in the Cannons area of Spartanburg County, and in fact attended the school where she now teaches. Married to a past president of the USCS Alumni As- sociation, she has two children and is active in many of the civ- ic affairs of the Cowpens First Baptist Church, and has also worked as a volunteer for Heart Fund and Muscular Dystrophy drives. Ted Conrad, Jr., is one of Spartanburg's busiest and most successful businessmen, owning a Certified Public Accounting firm as well as serving as an officer and director of five other Upstate corporations. Receiving the award from the students, he is also a youth basketball coach and former Deacon at Westmin- ster Presbyterian Church and is GCHVS in soclations. schedule countless his wife'S bly, he is PI'eSidel1f the USCS several professional as- ln spite ot this hectic Mr. Conrad has given hours to helping USCS, alma mater. Most visi- currently serving as the ot the Rifle Regiment, athletic booster club. However, he has also made sub- stantial financial contributions to the academic programs of the campusg he has given freely of time and energy in various univer- sity projects: and he has aggres- slvely promoted USCS as a qual- ity institution. O Ziiedicdtion Yields Fclme For many years organizations on campus have recognized those students who made excel- lent grades. However, a certain problem existed. Many students on campus were very active leaders in extra-curricular activi- ties: however, because of the ex- cessive amount of time devoted to these extracurricular activities, these students were not able to meet the high academic stan- dards of these honor societies. The HCII of Fame was proposed as a solution. The USCS Hall of Fame is devot- ed to those seniors who were leaders in Athletics: Social, Ser- vice and Religious Activities: Campus Government: Intramurals: Creative Gnd Pel'fOI'I'Tiil'1Q Arts: Gnd JOUl'I"iGliSi'f1, Speech, Gnd the Mass Medici. Although many in this QYOUD Wefe academically Sllpefi- Of SfUClei'lfS, GPR WCS D0f used OS G fCICi'Of. H1656 OWCl'dS Wefe ChO- Sen by The Student GOVGITIITIGDT ASSOCiCfiOl1. it Qs J ' X 1 ffl! N -e 1 " -- 5"F5:N. if' - - " Q' x - Q, 37' , -- L --V z.. 1. f 5 "" vigrx - - ' , l .7-'Q-. yt . 'AWN-.WM-LV-M "' i '5 xv Q, as Vanessa Hardin O 3 Q N v '+I ,W-+' , iw sb-1. ' RN in my QI 9 -' .' -:'i'f X ., , gfisxx Ag ' 1:53 : fs' 521 ,. .x is , 'A :S A , . Sf 5 5" if Q , : 5 if in e. ,Q l 1 f! 1 F sg? 5, 5 gr' It hx 4 4 E52-Q . Q " Y frm," je- - Mike Massey Clary Oglesby .s'N"' 4 gg, X , C ' fx'Ke51if': , A r. ,gm wax , . ik, B 9' ni, . 'ffm gf? L , U3 Bill We-others L.A. Hill 7 JC1neT Whife .1665 J CHAPTER IV Sports USCS otters an elght-sport athletlc program. There ls an excellent bal ance between men's and women's sports and between spectator ap peal and lltelong skltls. Basketball has truly arrlved at USCS. When new coaches Jerry Wa ters and Andrea Morrison arrlved ln the summer ot 1980, they Inherited men's and women's teams whlch had won playott berths the pre- vlous year. Both squads are young teams which are on the threshold ol wlnnlng maturlty. Success on all tronts has brought a new sense ot excltement to be- lng a "Rltle Rouser" tor students, alumni, and trlends. The boosters plan to follow the Rltles to away games and, ot course, home games at the Hodge Center are al ways exciting, thanks to the cheerleaders, the pep band, and the "Near MlSS6S" drlll team. 0 1 -Hui 'fa i A Campus Phenomenon There is a certain phenomenon that occurs upon the USCS campus all during the year. This phenomenon is known as Riflemania. Riflemania is an obsession with the Rifles that occurs because the school spirit at USCS is so strong. Symptoms of Riflemanina include: yelling, cheering, jump- ing, laughing, and sometimes cry- ing. These symptoms usually hap- pen during a sporting event that involves one of the Rifles' teams. But Riflemania is not limited to USCS students, it also extends to the surrounding communities as well. Riflemania is seen by fans at men's and women's basketball games, soccer matches, ladies' volleyball games, tennis matches. women's softball games, cross- country events, golf matches. Riflemania is always predomi- nant at the basketball games. At any basketball games, a specta- tor can observe people shouting, waving banners, and cheering their team to another victory. The fans shout their players names over and over to urge the team to another victory. Cheerleaders show tremendous spirit in their support ot the basketball teams. Their ettorts and skills are unsurpassed throughout the whole game, they cheer with great detrmlnation and spirit. The jazz band, under the direction of "Doc" Lindsay, play pep songs during time-outs, before and after the game and at halftime. These musical Riflemaniacs lend tremendous support to the team. At halftime, the fans are treated to dance routines by the Near Misses. These ladies add extra ex- cltement to the game and pep up the fans even more. But the real spirited people at these games are the players them- selves. These men and women show great determination and skill on the court which urges the fans to support them even more with all the Riflemania showed at the basketball games. You iust can't say that USCS does not sup port their Rifles. And, it looks as though Riflemania is here to stay. nv' , J! 4' . riflemania . . lt's no wonder that the Rifles are always on target. Another big sports event on campus is soccer. The soccer team consists ol a group of men who know their game well. These players show skill making each and every game an exhilerating event tor the spectators. The soc- cer team exhibits Ritlemania on the field and the spectators are with them 1001. The USCS soccer team is another factor in the Riflemania at USCS. These men continue to uphold the winning traditions of the USCS campus. Women's volleyball is another reason for Riflemania. These Ia- dies play vigorously to make all their games exciting. Reggie Sheehan displays his tennis skills in o USCS match. Soccer takes great skill and determination as exhibited by USCS player Craig Bartosh. r,,Qf.!?! "t -X qw, ' -4 'gas-w-'-:WV ' . 1 l if ' sisfbharifiaif 'Wt if g w 'fend . 5 .- I gi'9QQ.s9ww8.4 f.., 14 'f' 1. WDW! ls 9 ff. A 1 A59 A' T 1, M... . E 5 lo 'T I 'nf-F ses , 4 is fe' A Q , ,:---"re'w-r- H F-1- we-,, .-1, 4 l 4 n fr. rv, Q' Q. Q, V .1 A -' ni N Af, ,fsgg 'Til C S ",'1fG-,,'4R H l l tl J , 5 ,J f . Y Intramural softball is one of the many specta tor sports at USCS. Oscar Mooney attempts two more points de spite the opponenl's attempt to stop him. Susan Jones, one of the senior volleyball players, aims for the ball. ' 0 is ,,,,,p-qmv""'f' f. 1'C- 4 ,uv ,,,,..qgv"'P' T'- . . . riflemania . Debra Jackson goes up for two po ffs against opponents during a womens baske ball game. These ODDOFTEFUS CONDO' SIOD Wendell Gib SOD OS he OifT1S for Gl'1ON'16f VICYOFY. Tennis matches, and John Mikelonls, are part of Riflemania. O . A 'slr ,Y "' ' .434 I -,,, ' ' ?VfL.r?-tr ' . - -we J- ,,. f"-z-- Z'-'ff el "5 .f-V 'affxffzxw 'f ,kfifzf ' v A. A , .,,-s'g. 1- V r . -'1 :fif- lfva, ,lf . j f',,-I ' ..'. ' A-4 5 , . ',w,q-Q. fi' , y- :fu ' . :E 1 K if li' . . . rifIemClniCJ . . . The USCS tennis matches are some of the best in the area. Skill and timing are essential ingredi- ents for a winning team. And these two factors are exhibited in each match in which the USCS tennis team participates. Women's softball is another reason for the phenomenon called Riflemania. The women's softball games are fielded by la- dies who know their game wellg and they show tremendous skill on the playing field. Winning is also commonplace for the cross-country team. Cross-country track needs deter- mination, mental, and physical skllls to be a success. The golf team is another winner on the campus. They display con- centration and skill in every game. The golf team, with skill and positive attitudes, is another winner at USCS. Riflemania is an obsession with many of us here at USCS. But it is as it should be. USCS has arrived, and Riflemania is here to stay. Doug Brannon, Terrv O'Toole and .laimie Gib son lead the field at a crosscountry meet. Defending his goal, Fred LaRoche shows great determination. t af- 2-.' x -A. as P.-ga:-eloviltggq ' f + .- - X 1 -Q a+. was iw! g I ' 1- -f A .us --,:- sw' :soundca- -- Q., -- --U - ing-gp1'L1Q11.Y.ii'u.'3 -.sn ,iii vu u.s-,, '- q'.s-1,5 . ,tl ue., infernal Q' -J.-gk 1:-3 413 I 5 fe". ilk' . -ii wht. Q. Elias: D-Q! an-5-'QQ f I isa' 5' 5' . .ex um: H. ' -nniolisi A ' if-'auf 'Www 3 " A slhntr-ans 4 "'f' ' TSE'-1 -ff'- lanwer'lBl.I-'Faq .P-f-.,a., esauiaczwmq ' "4 Iii!! Nh! lil :au -Enisbbk-More QVUNYQYIYRI We, if-filuv ,'-n UQAHGIPN'-my-x it -LQSUR +fS1r1'W1lt 357 CHAMPIUNSHIPA - . . . .wggl f , '- NS' in-1 X J wif s nunabvvuganu rn -V 4-'5'42",'f"ff"' ll? I . A ' . Q1 - . yn. . - N Q fm., . ,, 1 "' ' ' ' A .V ' N L , i, Q- , ' - 1 ' 1. Q l ' ' X .Z-L. 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A Y . - -9-55 xf' - , - me-.,M' - Q "!"s ' uv' 1,- 5 -'Y 4, m1K - -9'jif." .a 'U 'r",?ll:'x-'P,'5f'L.'w4r"pr. ' 4.7 ,.,.- . - '5Q'p ls USCS supporters avidly watch the Rifles at Slugging it out is all a part of the spirit that is the NAIA National Championships in Kansas known as Ritlemania. City, Missouri. , 4 xr. QQQ, , 4 . .b N ,Q ,FU up v - M M , i A 34 ' Y. +I- , . f , 9, z V -wg g -fg: ,,- H. U M 'W ' 1. 4, if I -,Y I :ig f 3 :Q 'rj ,-,Q x . . . f,,gi,,14 W 'vi hge. ly, + Jw if am Af f sg.. 'VM if -- if me' ff 1' . V -f Q- - W f, - , f ,, f 49,391 1 if a 5' is ,wr x-11,9 --,1,gt28,W2effl4An,zr, -,3W.,AV I ' I ' ' 1 4 4 if W 'fyr ,Y 9'-4. 0 .yi x,.,- , .wif Q' ,-rf - 3' ' Q ' 5 6 . , ,A - nl ,7 +2 f get - 47 , if ' A M. ,24- 1 'ly V ,, W , , ., - ' . ft tztaiewsaf. ' f 'f Soccer: , , , 4 ,G . ,, , , 0 Achieves Varsity Status The first season for soccer, as a varsity sport, proved to be a great success. This past fall, Coach Frank Kohlenstein com- blned his vast knowledge and the players expertise to sport a winning season. Even though the Rifles soccer team had never played together, Coach Kohlenstein aroused a feeling of unlty and team spirit all through the season. Coach Kohlenstein sald, "I feel we have gone from an individual concept to a team concept." Team unity proved to be the number one factor for the soccer team. The soccer team began their rookie season optimistically and determined. Playing at home proved to be a major advantage for the Rifle team. This year we can boast of significant victories over the NAIA District Six power house Winthrop! Also included in our statistics are victories over Wake Forest, Citadel, Florida Inter- national University and our major rival, the University of South Caro- Iina. Opposite page--Mario Del Pino makes an offensive maneuver that results in a score for the Rifles. O.J. Chuckwu exhibits the physical stamina necessary for competitive soccer. Q in A .X .K 4'-lx r M mill! an K ,,,,,.,.,,.,q,N. ...M .-.N.1.-.x.q.vvws- .,... we .5 +P ix? 'fx . -Q , ,. ,. 5. Q . ' -. , .Y 'Q."'f" ik N9 R. .,, .-341 ..-af,-.wdpww -if , . N-one-v Vw- mi: Q ag-L., rdwu' ' ' '92, - J". xf -A , : v. ...'.1.g 'af Q JM..-. X at ' " .,',5, , . gg 1 ??i.4:,1:f z, f L Xmi Q-35 ,aa 'J A Sfwfaffreefsi , gx . 174 -03 an li -fc , 1-. -R 44 .Ny --A0 U afgz. -qv ,, N ns. , . N,..,f,, ,X . 2 11 , Y , Mr. X . rf-. wg- Qv Q-If-r M' N-,wr .x X rd'- ,,, N, ai.. . f 5, .,,Y,a+- Q Q. , 'hiv .wx -. .-... , s .v . ,, . . W, L V . 1 - l N I ,sen-. .+.., - ' ' w, F . NL. 5. Q- . . varsity status . . Carlos Osorio made definite offen- sive contributions to the Rifle team. This year we had a spurt of scoring that led to a four game winning streak. A tremendous offensive ac- complishment over Newberry is the most braggard effort to record, we shut them out with a great 18-0 vic- tory. This year O.J. Chuckwu made significant contributions to the Rifles before he was declared ineligible according to NAIA regulations. Marlo Del PlflO FTIOKGS Offel'1SlVe ball fTtGI'tlDLl' lation GDDSOI OS natural OS . . . Aflll'1dO DSFFGHOS DIGDCYSS his shot Ofld lTlOK6S OI'1Olh9f DOll'1l fOl' OU! Rifles. PlOYlDQ at home DIOVSCI GGVOFHGQGOUS to the fedm. T 1 5 MX, .A A qu 'ian- 'XE Q 9 .L ,I :iv . .f , A 331. .. Y an ff za. -1 Qt W , ' 9: s , Jil-?33 'Q'-.541 .f'l9.4.-ff - -- ,-fsg ' 5-Tri ,f f --.sa ' 'V' - ,, ' 55' li -'Maas 1' 'zfi-13 2+ ' 1 ,.--me -R . - -,w T f .1aAa.?1.. 152. 41155 -:Lv "'..Q'2ff'1X'-df -rfilQf13f2f?? 4 ' 3351i r- .-5 ,gr "' 14- f- ' Q J L Q, up 6' if 10' . 'rg V ' " ' . - H " .. "' ' Fv+?f'l"T- fs". Q ffqfqf-yuh-3i,5,vl'lls.' .1 ' A' -f sf- ' 1 -P-+3f"l..t R- ,. J- - ' vi.-sm 4-:rim f A 4, frff 4.-. 4' ' 8' " .1 H. svn- :G ' fr' ang: '-'fit' Jw--'rin 5, f gl , ,,.rann-6 . . . varsity status . . . USCS was the host for the Invitational Soccer Tournament that was dedicated to Earl Gor- don. The Rifles defeated our cross town rival Wofford with out- standing defensive efforts from lsh Frank Kohlenstein have no real scoring and play- well spread out. Roque. Coach said, "We superstars, the Ing has been We have really come together to play team soccer as we have gotten into the season." Arlindo De Freitas made contributions for the team lieth offense and defense, ft fl ability to play team soft 'ncreased tre- mendous ' early games this year. O.J. Chuckwu proved to be a man of many talents both in his creative free-form gym- nastics and in his expertise as a soccer player. The bonus games afforded by indoor soccer should give the Rifles an extra edge for the upcoming season. Our Rifles will return with a larger veteran R Va 1 ."' team that should prove to be highly competent with great abili- ty to defeat next year's oppo- nents. The Indoor Soccer Tournament held at USCS was dedicated to Earl Gordon. O.J. possesses a natural ability and always offers one hundred percent effort to his team. - 1 my ' P sf' 1 if W ,.' .11 ., gg' 1' 'IE ' " " f Greg Sims utilizes his many hours of training to exhibit 0 Speck!! Y9ChIQu6 of ball hon dllnq. ,At ui. F wi' Cross Country: Dedication, Determination, The Cross Country team boasts another winning season. Mike Massey has led the Rifles four consecutive years and also has been named to the All-District the past four years. The District Six NAIA competition has been ap- praised as one of the toughest in the nation. For the last three years, USCS has faired second place in district competition. Our team has proven consistently that we are the team to beat. The Ri- fles were determined lo rank number one but finished second to Francis Marion in the district Experience meet. The Rifles had three members to make the All-District Team again this year. David Clary made the team for the third year, Massey has four All-District berths for himself and the newest member is Terry O'Toole. Terry wlll lead the upcoming season and should prove to be a strong contender in district meets. This season the Rifle team fin- ished with a 5-3 record. The amount of time and effort contrib- uted to cross country is extremely demanding. Many hours and thou- sands ot miles of dedication are necessary to maintain team sta- tus. Only the strong survive. USCS has been a strong con- tender for the District Six title for several years now. Hopefully, Ter- ry O'Toole can lead the other re- turnlng members, Doug Brannon and Jaimie Gibson to another wlnnlng season. Terry has been classified as a natural runner and hard worker, and has proven him- self to be a valuable asset in many of our victories. The starting Ilne for the District Six meet. USCS prepares for another victory. 7-r, X, L David Clary, veteran USCS All Dtstrlct TSGIT1 member, adds another victory to his belt as he finishes a terrific race against the Citadel. 130 : fiff? , ,, ff , r. ,. .qr , ,L , cg 43, I ' ff 3, L 4.w A , 'G 'S , , i . 5 'Eff ' wil: MR H hi. .. S. n Q .fr 'L f'S3'r-S:5'f'lmfTWsPwiv ffl i ' ,Bs N Q GPL K N 5 ,F A '-QQ' . . wt-. ,ffasggwws YW' . 'H -2 N if ' i x A ,R Ig 1' -Q Nw' in., . , 651.-K -XA., Sig- Qc L., 5.3. ,.-1 y ja . A -rxxgq 'V L 5' w . sy xt ,wi - K , X 'N ,X ' 'fp - 'W .hx . gs' , P5 'V , 1-Qi.. x-v ' Q SQ- x A X .r m 1 s . ' N 3,5 K fe- 1 . f ,fe,,..f , - ,gg ,. V 4' 1 'f '. -3+ .K , ax, - ,W f , ' 'Q' -' ., .,,g' N ' Ml' , g, i ,.x.s- , V9 " -- x 4. "' U ivy , 'T 'TFT' W' 'ij X':'5fi , , . - 'rx . 5 1 xv-'s "M ."-xv, -Vw' ' 1.-Q x -Q . Lx M . .1fQ'x-'X n N' -A S' E.-99' V1 VA N. A Y.. 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N, V. ,, -f 1. , N' ' x M . ,x Ava. . i dwg 4 x 'E -nqv gs ,, 2 - bl, , - - W Q, yNN"'++ X Q, ,K ., AM rg ix , M ,. N x 1 - N , 'M Y ii. lg Q, QM'.ql.?g,1A.,:.:x, . ,AV t , f , ,Q - rx -X, ,QX4,5,4xS1y A . x , , - .. ,. 1 -,.!-Qty: A .,, -' -N, X - U 4 1 x" -. K' .-KS. 6. . . . dedication . . . Cross Country is one of the most demanding lndivldual sports. Many of our own team members run over two hours every day, most of whom belong to the prestigious 2500 Mlle Club. Mike Massey has been a leader for the others on the Cross Country team. Dedication and self-determination have been two major factors in Mike's success. These attributes are important to each member ot the team and have been a positive factor in each of the wins that our cross country team can be proud of. Coach Kohlenstein was very pleased with the efforts of the team. Massey and Clary ex- changed the number one slot all year. "Everyone knows the impor- tance of the topslots," said Kohlenstein, "But The other fmt? are just as lmportant." Opposite page-Massey leads as David Clary prepares to overtake an FMC runner. Robin Clary gives encouraging words to her husband David before the district meet. Mike Massey defeats a member of the Greenville Track club. N. K- -ids-X, Q Exgvxvxtx vvgkv., X . . -Q-, S. t.1--s- lr ff i -- Q-rf 1,il15 V-1. sf- Q-serie-2 dn' T T ,. dedication . . . The Cross Country team spon- sored "The Great Pumpkin Race." USCS had many notorious students to participate in the events. The "Great Pumpkin Race" was primar- ily tor amateurs who had ability to excel in one and three mile runs. Scott Womble of the USCS golf team sported a victory in the three mile run. Opposite pCJQe-AII'DiStriCt member David ClOl'Y exhibits Dl'eCiStOt"l of O running mC' chine. Terry O'Toole and Doug Brannon during the district meet. The Great Pumpkin Race was sponsored by the Cross Country team. ,K , 331, ' My , ' Rig, V, K wif, 'K '1'f'f4"7""'i"- 1-04. 'Q , f V -wi, .1 ,W i wh 1 V a it W Mrs' y.. A-2- ,'- qw, +ve. F V .- if '- .' . W, ' if-.':V"?'?5i,v 'T . ' s nf.. ' -f's.t9w-. N Y. - . ,. ',,A,, f, W 'Muffy ,. Y, tvs-- R vo- e . " 'V f, 'M gr... , tg in - ws. , .,i"'1? :..f,,,,-,,,.,x., iff. .fm fat' , Aj. s f , - 1 1 if X .W if , w K' MQ A ,fn x ,AJ U lk. . "'r 5- My X r.A if-4' it-f k Wh-. ! lm, Er Nik K. 4 1- U r qs 1 . - mfm..- -"1 ,. ....- - in I' , . li-K . -. LQ, A .gg-f ' 101. - ,-N 4 4"' , Y. Q' 4' -fun, - .,, , .4- ...Q -yr " ff gg: ' r J: 'mn-f N S L A mf I sq , W W Ah,,,.v . .. b s . 4 ,X N 'A' l n xr g G A ,Q v-. 5 0 ""'. A - ,. .. 4 N H i 1 . A . . 'G -16' v"' AM gr Au 'J' lk A 1 S P' . . . dedication . . . Many of our faculty and students take advantage of the scenic tay- out avallable at Milliken to enjoy both jogging and training. Opposite page-Terry O'TooIe, member ot the All-District Team runs In the district cross country meet. Team members include: Doug Brannon, Jalmle Gibson, Steve Naiiey, Mike Massey, David Clary, Terry O'Toole. The starting line ot the "Great Pumpkin Race." Faculty, statt, and students participat- ed In the three mile race won by Scott Womble .33 i? ,r .X E FK Q C , 5 eii lx -'m v,. 'W' RJ? A , 4 A Q. n 93, 41, U ,. JL- K1 in T! . A iff A J X xl. sf , A -, :A ,P W. , s Mtn . x Q 5. I Rifles Shoot Lander Next Target Kansas City The 1981 basketball season proved to be the best in USCS history. Coach Jerry Waters faced a terrlflc challenge in his first year with the Rifles. Coach Waters with great determination led his team to a tremendous victory over Lander to clinch the District Six ti- tle. Recrulfing proved to be instru- mental in Waters success. The biggest factor had to be UNITY. The team had individual superstars, real superstars, but most of all the Rifles were a team. Early in the year, Coach Waters classified senior Bill Weath- ers as "an exceptionally physical player." BilI's teammates tagged him "Physical alll." As the season pfOQl'eSSed Ghd the defel'fT'ilhCTiOh abaunaea, Bill aahtinuea to give 100'is. The Rifles atferea each oth- el' ehCOUfOQefT1eI'1f ih DTCCHCG. they iiyea together ana played fOQefheI'. TOQefhel'heSS WCS the hCI'T'le of the game. Soon they ShOfTehed BiII's hlCKhCI'T1e to "Phys." Bill weathers hustle initiat- ea athers on the Rifle squad to become i'T'lOfe C0fT'iDeflfiVe. All the players possessed O Splfif of C0l'T1DeflTlVeheSS fhCf WCS unsurpassed ln this district. Oscar Mooney, a champion in many respects, is a great shot. Oscar has the best field goal per- centage on the team. His first year with the Rifles, Oscar hit 59.8 percent of his shots from the floor. Go Big O! Opposite page-Point-man James Holland continuously led the Rifle attack. James had 152 assists in regular season play. Wendell Gibson, a near perfect tree throw shooter holds the Rifle record at 1360 career points. " 'FW' .C -'-:N . eww, ,,f ..-fi? fi .3 .,-eww' - - sl1.,,,s 'fan' Q1 359 if -- i' V- V ' ' -Q5 z ba- Y.-.Ja ,Aw M . . r - , ' - f visas' ' 1" :fran f - , K z ' f 1' 'g ,- 3 - iifi g- - z Y xlfffl-'f'S'E""f1f' Y: t ls. 'I 'mu at V . . 1? .IF 4 .-J . . . next target . . . As the players individual perfor- mances progressed so did the uni ty, all the way to Kansas City. The team is led by players who stand out on and off the court. Doug Lightbody, a sophomore man agement major was named to the All-District Academic team. Ettort is essential to any organlza tion. Each player gave 100 percent every practice as well as during each game. Opposite page-Oscar Mooney, always on target, holds a Ritle mark ot 59.8 percent shooting accuracy. "Phys" taps in two points. Two points can make the ditterence between a win and a loss in District Six competition. I' Jiyfsxk, . . . next target . . . Dwight G-aobarci was one of the most aggressive players on the Rifle squad this year. Dwight made many significant contribu- tions to the team. He sported a steady aim at the foul line this season, his mark was on target 50 percent of the time. Dwight, along with the rest of the Rifle team, knows that concentration is the name of the game. Coach Waters looked at his first season at USCS with great deter- mination. When Coach Waters commented about the upcoming years, he said, "The outlook for this season for the Rifles is spelled CHANGE. We'll have a new style, a new attitude, and a new begin- ning for all the players." Coach Waters continued by stating his plans to utilize a multiple offen- sive system that will concentrate on the fast break. His defensive strategy was pressure, by capital- izing on the press and the court traps. The Krouse Kount! An index used to measure the competition and the leader. Students con- stantly quoted the Krouse Kount. It proved to be a motivation for all the people experienceing Rl- FLE MANIA. USCS has definitely AR- RIVED. Many people in the upper Piedmont community express en- thusiasm when basketball is men- tioned. Riflemania spread across the state, opponents experienced the vigor and excitement that the Rifles had to offer. Many challeng- ers were forced to make the dreadfully long ride home after being defeated by the rapid fire of the Rifles. Dwight Gabbarz u the defense: his shot was an rr two more points. DWiQht has a :verage of ASB. When the Rftt this degree of ac curacy, it's no .r we are district champions. BS' mwpd The Rifle team had a precision- like ability to maintain their com- posure when it counted most. De- fense is half the game and too many of the Rifles' opponents un- derestimated foo many times the consistent efforts of the awesome Rifle attack. The rivalry between USCS and Wofford College is something to get excited about. This game went into double overtime. BTOCR HOTTWG, O 6'8" senior, is OD9 of The TTTOST TUQQGCI TSDOUDGGTS Ol'1YOl"16 could DIOY OQOTDST Gnd often TTCIUIS in rebounds OS The opponents QODE with OSTOT'1lSl'tl'T1eT1T. Even the combined sources of Holland, Gib son, Horne, and Lightbody cannot stop this Wofford player from attempting a basket. n,. 20 RR l Rimiggl ,I ,fwfr ., ",,..,.- ,.,-nv 4.nf""4 f '2 7 1 ' :-5 if I ffl. , 'Biff fjj . ., A-V zjii 1.32511 5' 2? , . , ,,:+- P4 .U 'ln--. - ' 4311535 ff 1 111- 'fZ'fSP5. Q4 R, , ., Q, ygzv' f. mf- ' ,.,,, -.Wx M , ,f . - . n K :? 'vT1::'+::.Q'-.r1,f" - ,..-,,e,,.x,,,i .. , .fi 9-"J J is n A . Ei. if . 1.51 P 4: ' - -,Q--wi V-K .' ' Q. - + wr-'f ., 1f""5A-' ' " ' 9' . --cy I ,gag-5, vu3d swim , X, .- 4' """. -.. 9 , 'f sl, ' 'M' .J .Ag-3, , , K I , .1 . ag., ' 'g'.,.-.,, ' X .1 , ' . '- A z' Q51 .. UT.. 'iff N 5. . - .vwfl wlllj, In A173 'A ., Y 5 - .p... -V ,Y-. f., :AW L. L. M u ,- Q .g. -, NLR V A I ,Jim iff Y. K. -1, l If 5. - ' f- ff.. ':', ' f15-4-I , .Y - .f at . .agb . - . qs T. ze- ' , -,rw ' ' -f ", zf WJ!-!xX,x . u N-" '- . next target . Opposite page-Our defensive depth and determined efforts on offense affords us many victories over the Terrible Terriers, Wendell Gibson shoots a technical foul with Rifleelike accuracy. USCS had a total of 29 free throws against the Pacers from USC-Aiken, in addition to a team collection of A5 rebounds. Mike Gibson constantly amazed the world of sportscasterz.. Efiilm- has a career field goal average of .554 with a total of 1170 points. lf is unusual for a big man, 6'9" to have a precise style but Mike was able to consistently overwhelm the fans from here to Kansas City when he hit his 30 ft. jump shot. U30 A i O xx., 1" 1' .D ,, A x' my HB- 914 lf F: :9!'L'Cf": . , ...1..r,.,, E, . 45, .5 E 'fx 1 4 . '52 ,. 1: , .., if . .a.,-+ -T -' --mv' 4 v Q Y , ,wif 3 -Q-.2355 si . . . next target . . . The defense of the Rifles con- tributed many fine plays which added to numerous points which in turn led to the Rifles' winning season. Tim Page had eleven rebounds and four assists. A great contribution to a great team was made by Tim. Junior Anderson always seemed to leap above his opponents. A familiar cheer throughout the year from the Rifle Regiment was JU- NIOR GET OFF YOUR FEET!!! Wenasv- Gibson, a true Rifle marks. 3'-xeraged over 16 points 1- , 'iiiular season play. Wendell " 'instant perform- er when ' was on, Tim Page m-J. 1 ermind then passes fre: f Junior Anders-pf fx ery minute :rim he i .Q rf-A ries in -sir-15 cc. 45. i'."' ll uv -'EJ it I " 5 M,fvi?MSF..Y QJVVW. if Doug Lightbody has 1: tree throw accuracy of .767, very lm pressive shooting when the points are needed most and the pres- sure is on. Last year Doug was named to the All District Aca- demic Team. Doug plays superbly from the wing guard position, he contributed 149 points to the USCS team accumulations. Coach Waters commented on Doug's ability and devotion, "Doug is a great shooter and a very smart player." Doug is an all important asset to the Rifle team. The philosophy rendered this year by Coach Jerry Waters proved to be well prepared. The new coach provided his team with sufficient incentive to play their best and not any less. Moti- vation is something that coaches use on and off the playing floor. Coach Waters was capable of in- stilling unity into the players. The results, a winning team composed of men willing to sacrifice the spotlight for the sake of unity. Coach Waters added, "We have a couple of guys who could be averaging 26 or 27 points a game, but l didn't feel like that would help us win basketball games. There were quite a few hurdles to overcome-change of philosophy, and changing the player's minds to get them work- ing together." Once the Rifles sensed the uni- ty they really began to work to- gether. Team spirit increased. More competition was present in the practice sessions. The plyers felt more relaxed about playing hard against their own teammates. This competitiveness provided more perfection. Lightbody had a knack for shooting impres- sively when the points were needed mast and the pressure was on. C 5?3'+f,s.1, -4 4 5 . 4 'X' S I 1 "Kama .wp .M . A Ax, Q2 1- . ,?Y'.c'.- 'N 3 ,z, 23' Q X 7 'lim Q X A . . . next torget. . . The USCS system provides some very stiff competition. The Rifles ployed Aiken three times this yeor, twice ot home ond once in Aiken, Three cheers for the Rifles, three victories for the Rifles, The first gome wos in Aiken, 75-57, our fovor, with Mike Gibson scor- This victory londed USCS berth in the District Six Semi-finols ogoinst o strong teom from the College of Chorleston. Ing 24 points ond Claiming tt rebounds. The next challenge took ploce in the Hodge Center Gymnosium. A four point morgin by the Rifles sent the Aiken teom home losers 89-85. Mike Gibson wos olwoys on target, he provided 26 points in this victory. Mike intimidoted his opponents time offer time. His height ond deodly dim wos too much too hondle for the slower opposition. Mike possessed greot speed ond OQQTQSSNZVE cts he londed 15 rebounds. The close encounter of the third time wos olso in the Hodge Cen- ter Gym. This victory, Wendell Gibson cloimed high scoring hon- ors with 22 points. Mike Gibson hod eleven rebounds. This victory londed USCS berth in the District Six Semi-finols ogoinst o strong teom from the College of Chorleston. . ts! ' .N A . my N F vw ggi! '3 k 5 ss i Mm feg Sf" gr w .uf - W 'gg X T, ' gh H. 55.5 I I,i,g,'-522: in - k, 4 2 if :ff A V! t ,. W ,,. , ,L :2sf.j,i?f"?' 91, 2 7 m !Q7,2g55gLw,'2f- 09: 'Ava Q I 2, ,-,.4f"' ' ,A Lin . x v A ,. -- 5 K7 Agibx kk ., - . +L. tvs. Ulf' .- ix N 1 X ,ff ,,...,,,.-' 4-ff" ' - L ,XQ F ,Q .,.-,Ji Q -ni , E , V ,Q TN .. 5 1 .- -A -' ' ' "X .av-4 '-v 'V A. 13 . -QW' I' H -1- -- ex -Q ww . 'im 2" ' .il l 'N H3 , 37'l":.. 'FQ Jfmagi r" ,X'x.' Q . ' A I-mi 4' W- ' ' . tex , 5' .-.' . xl!! igw fisex ka 'ji :mms 5. 5 h V. ag ., --'- Us-f -,. , 9 ', A 5 Ep. ja.: . ,wh K -- g K V .Q ,x t - X l 2,3 , Q- The cheerleaders made a significant contri- bution to the supporters. Wendell Gibson WCS always within SCOl'inQ YGUQS ot The basket. Coach Waters could always be found close to the action when his boys were on the court. af 5511, I f V I Q I Q ' O' .- 'Sb' 1 f w s P, A Y 3 fi, Q 453 4 . 5 'S X. 3 1 2. I ' Y 0 O ,lg 1 'A V I 1- ax -af. 3 ,1- QQ' w-sciffi' 53" I UU!" . 5' 5 . . . next target . . . During the District Six playoff games, USCS defeated the Aiken Opposite Page-Although the champions ot the district, USCS only pulled one win out of the two games against Wofford College. team with a most impressive score of 85-73. In the next game, the Rifles dismissed the College of Charleston team with a final margin of seven points. Coach Waters commented with much praise for the Rifle spread, vel., hw "We did a super if,,t.f A 'H-ense, we limited them to Q 38 percent GCCUFGCY in iirst half." The OUYCOITTG WCS in OUT favor, USCS Rlfli-5938 Winthrop Could only muster 77. Q C' fu We F I i l l i i 1 5 E v-43" Success: Results of Expertise Cross Country and Volleyball standouts have been named Out- standing Senior Athletes by USC Spartanburg at its annual awards banquet. Mike Massey, a member of the All-District Cross Country team, and Susan Jones, named to the AlAW All-State Volleyball team, received the annual award de- signed to recognize the accom- piishwwefzis oe senior athletes. ln :Q-:QL ' 's-ff Ali-District and .mth are listed Col- lege. 'Irssey WGS 7.1 ins. and Jones has lettered in both volleyball and basketball for sev- eral years. The seven Rifle athletes named to All-District and All-State teams were also recognized. In addition to Massey and Jones, they were: David Clary and Terry O'Toole for cross country: Mike Gibson in bas- ketball, Phil Jolley for golf, and Doug Lightbody to All-Academic basketball team. Jerry Waters, men's basketball coach, presented his Senior Award to L.A. Hill, and his Leader- ship Award to James Holland. In addition, Wendell Gibson was named Best All Around, and the Leading Rebounder was Mike Gib- son. In women's basketball, Jackie Middleton received the Leader- ship Award, and Boot Crawford was named Best Defensive Play- er. Lynn Thomason was the recipi- ent of the award for the Best Free Throw Percentage, and Deb- orah Jackson was recognized as the Leading Rebounder. Rewards are bestowed on those who seek to achieve. These USCS students are exam ples of this statement. '-'YTSIXT' 1 . 'J A. s . . .-.M ,Mx X .VX - s .Y 14214 4 .g 1 ln volleyball, Susan Jones wot. the Senlor Hltter Award and Susan Chrlstlan won the Senior Setter Award. Sharon Rice was given the Splrlt Award. Coach Tom Owens named Rick Murray as the Most Improved Player for the golf team. In soccer, the Player's Award went to Greg Sims, while the Coach's Award was awarded to Tlm Buff. Bob Chesire and Mario Del Pino were recipient of the Performance Award. David Rubel was named the tennls team's Most Valuable Play- er, while Eddy Morsley received the Hustle Award. Sonja Summerlin and Sharon Rlce received the Coach's Award In softball. Cheryl Fowler and Vanessa Hardin were recipients of the Senior Award. Mlke Massey and Susan Jones are pictured here with their Outstanding Senior Athletes Award. These women's basketball players were hon ored at the USCS Athletic Banquet on May 6. xi. wx' i' , fl? -N F: d"' f .- E , ' if 212, Q. ,f 1, 'fffifk , Q71-+ 2 A ,A . . f , . Jai fr,-' 2:6 5 6215-li if N4:3if-f ' fin' - 5' " . f ' , . 4.,-:,,-:H ' sez. A 'J 1 5. .ai5YT":?' : -g -Q.:-,.. F. 1,77 g , ss A, Z .44 11, , K if -AIP 1- X , M pn-.445 watches the ball ,al V ' Q "was - .M 2 ,I M- . ." '-.fi X , 0, .Nr 0. s n Skill: An ESSSDTICII Element The USCS golf team had a fine season under the leadership of Coach Tom Owens. The men's golf team combined skill, determi- nation, and concentration to achieve the positive attitude which is essential for a winning team. The USCS golf team competed in several important tournaments this year. These tournaments in- cluded the Dunlop Invitational, the Augusta Invitational, the Edisto Invitational, the Pembroke Invitational, the Belmont-Abbey Classic, and the Spartanburg Methodist College Invitational. In the Dunlop Invitational, the USCS golf team defeated fourteen teams to win this important four- nament. ln a field of twelve teams, USCS came in third in the Augusta Invitational. Fifth place was captured in both the Edisto Invitational and the Pembroke Invitational competing against twelve and fifteen teams respec- tlvely. The winner was again the USCS golf team in the Belmont- Abbey Classic by defeating elev- en teams. A third place finish was achieved by the golf team in the Spartanburg Methodist College Invitational. In the District Six Playoffs, the USCS golf team took a fourth place finish in competition with eight other prominent teams. Tal Henry eyes the ball with concentration after an important swing. . . skill: SSSSFIHGI . . . ln match play, the golf team competed against such teams as Limestone, Erskine, Malone, West- ern Carolina, West Virginia, and Presbyterian. A win-loss record of 62-25 was completed by the men's golt team. The team was fielded by strong men who know their game well. Outstanding players included Rick Murray who was named Most Im- proved Player by golf Coach Tom Owens. Another outstanding player was Phil Jolley who was named to the All-District team. All in all, the USCS men's golf team had a very prosperous and successful year. Coach Tom Owens directed the team well, and with the combined efforts of Coach Owens and the members of the team, they were quite a success. Determination, skill, and a pczsiiixfe attitude which was i3C2i?':55fifC each ot the QOH f55Gi'l'T? STS FTTGGS The QTOUD G E'JfLL' Sill Karpaclifs 'i '55 he comes over the green af h A .QP N5- M x . ly! W ua -5-J.. 1: 0 -'min 1 NFA?-xwgiti . x-YW . . 'W 'Nm - .. swims- ef I ,X ff'-q ' " .- ' ,L .tr . - If ' ls. - vi. 1 ' , . P- - P f ' "- s ' 'Q' " Q ,fr - E, 1:1 -f . x f ' , 'K - . .' .Y .4 . x -1 V x 1 5 Q ' " .ff 'Q -V , - ' ' f qi T ' ' ffl f we - .. of . -.Q Ah igf - Q f1f",gh,. , , , 'Q - ,. if !.'.-,Alek-W 1 ., X X x, X N . 'N ' f 'IW .- ' "5 , " - ff' "PN" --nw, ' P ,. P' l ' - 1 is v .X-1 Ysyrxg- W. 'xx 1 1 I P - X3-.f"Q,1X'5 "Y K . K E?:'sQm!k' l . . .,aPa33.,i,xQ,i.Q":'k3sg .. 153, l- . sw' . ,I ' K jg. Y: -sv H Q, V ,. JQQF' XXX? .2 "1 ,. M, s g. sa. 1 as ' l - ,X , - W .- . . 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This blilbooffi fl:-:CE of evidence if 'ff fact that we love A-at-T flee.. As USCS prepared trip to Kansas City and the NAlA playoffs, the fans prepared for their success. This basketball team was praised for their skill, determination, and effort. But the key to it all was their ability to play as a team and not individually. Back in 1967 when the Universi- ty of South Carolina at Spartan- burg was opened, who would have ever thought that the school's basketball team would be going to Kansas City to play in a national tournament? There is no case of an identity problem when a team has suc- cess and Coach Jerry Waters of USCS feels that it has probably helped the school when the Rifles qualified for the NAIA national championship being held at Kemper Arena. The veteran coach is no strang- er to success. He led Middleton Hlgh School of Charleston to the state 4A playoffs in the school's tlrsf year of existence and the Razorbacks won the state crown the second year. USCS, 21-11, reached the na- tlonal tournament by knocking off USC-Ai en, Charleston, and Lander. USCS scored the first ten points of the second half and 13th seeded Henderson State could never recover as the Rifles stunned the Arkansans, 61-50, in the opening round of the NAIA national basketball tournament at Kemper Arena in Kansas City, Mis- souri. USCS opened up a 47-29 lead with 12:45 left in the game and the Reddies never came any closer than nine points. A picture is worth a thousand words and so it is with this particular shot. . , . z.X ,' ,I A . I I l 1 .ntl-2 V, K. X I - - , l Q . V L x .'r H '-, 'l. - X .'tt?J'i 5 !f X 'YI s X . X . , l, .7 ,.' ' f '. v . ' , T A 7.x ' .N. ,, . 4 v-, Y ' 'v, -" 1 ,Z nl 1 4 V., I ' V F 1 x -- I .N v--X U V , ' 7 .r -. I' ' A ., F 1 -fx F. I i'1 ' .' 2,0 - . . , , . ' - l 4 ly fl 1 rl 1 ,N ,li gf N f' f ytttilii!! , t yy? .lx lr- W L 5 Q 1 V, A- I ' C ' fuss. Vw f auf' gy P -x JUI'1lOI' Anderson C1ifT'lS fOf his fOfQef OS the Hanover YEOTT1 CHGFTIDTS to stop l"liS FTIOVS. Cheerleaders lead the Ritle tons in enthusi- asm to support the Rifles through all their en deavors. l, ,l ,,,: - 9 f 'K 9 K L yf FLFAQ -5. .. 0- X, E X. S-0 fn. lv. MX? I 4 A.. . V N ' t' , 'M ' f-ff' sv 'FHQZ' JY . . kansas city . . . USCS hit 47 percent from the floor as opposed to a poor 32 percent performance from Hen- derson State, making its second appearance in three years at the tournament. Waters admitted the Rifles didn't play all that well in the first half, but he said he was still confident that they could win. Henderson State Coach Jerry Klrksey, who won his tournament two years ago when he was the coach at Drury, Missouri, didn't have a lot to say. He credited USCS for playing a tremendous game. "A lot of teams could win this tournament and I thought we were one of them. Perhaps we left our game In the district playoffs." The USCS Rifles brought more than Basketballs and lf:I.,iii .woes to the NAIA national ialiiwfzmentg they also brought books. While other teams were carausv Ing around this mid-western city, the Rifles spent at least three hours a day studying. Coach Wa- ters saw to that. L.A. Hill shoots for two in Kansas City. Coach Waters gives a bit of advice to Os car Mooney. lA DNS wkgs Q,,?"xA PKC' ., 'N-f N Y X L-Na 1 ear' Y- NW W f 'g'Qg1,1i fs- Q, ., RK , ,, M .. ...M , -, . ...,.,:-, M X, My ,fm.k,,,5,.,v.: . . ---- ' , - V , , ..4..x1.X1:4, X if f r -' gi V- f- ',r-'XQQQP-Sark-f:,5x,.fQ,-,-.s3:-fax:-.xvm 'Y ' ig ids WY XX W , ,, W, ,N .Qwwgxw 'mzrm-',.-m HW. N Q32 ..,. A QS? .Y Q, 5-X ixk 3 -: ,. Y 1- -- ww ,. xgfr-, 'wi:fQM,.15 U ,. ' ,. , Q-XX . g-qAwSA,?- QAJ . ' ,4 .1 15" ix "4 . . . kansas city . . . Waters sold he was told when he took the USCS job that ln the past, USCS teams had problems wlth players becoming academi- cally lnellgible. "So academics has been a high priority in our program. If these kids leave here without a good education, then they've been cheated." "Academically we've done well the last four months," he said. "All our players have improved their grades and you can see the pride they have when talking about that improvement. Just because we're in a nation- al tournament, I don't want them to lose that. The tournament will be over by the end of the week, but the academics won't be over until they graduate." USCS' bid for the NAIA tourna- ment title ended early with a 72- 60 loss to Hanover, Indiana. The Rlfles got behind early, trail- lng 9-2 before the game was four minutes old. But with Hanover leading 15-8 the Rifles went into their best stretch of the night. A stretch where USCS utilized its quickness and threatened to break the game open. USCS led three times in the sec- ond half, but never by more than one point. The Rifles' last lead was 36-35. Hanover scored eight straight points to take a 7-point lead. USCS pulled to within one at 43-42 only to see Hanover pull away again, this time for good. The Rifles hit 46.7 percent from the field and were perfect on their four trips to the freethrow line. "We are disappointed in the loss, not just because we didn't play well," said Waters, "I think we were tired," vvolers continued. "Playing so late every night drained us. We had to wait two days before we played our first game and then the next night, we played in the last game again. All that waiting took a lot out of us." USCS ended its season with a 22-12 record, the most wins in the schooI's history. The Rifles went to Kansas City to play ball and they did this well. Even their defeat in the sec- ond game did not bring the en' thusiasm felt by USCS' students and fans to a halt. Success comes to those who seek to achieve by giving their best. Therefore, success is spelled: R-l- F-L-E-S! Coach Waters takes advantage ot a time Out to tcllk to his fedm. inns- 6 Q 3... W 1-an--s. ...Ms ...mx I pf Women's Volleyball: Teamwork Creates Results This year's Women's Volleyball Team was made up of a very good offensive attack and an ability to make this present sys- tem and to understand it. The team consisted of six ot nine starters from last year that re- turned, two junior college trans- fers, and one freshman starter. Coach Joe Bowman led the Lady Rifles and, according to him, "The new people have definitely helped us," he said, "they have been the key people, with the adjustments that must be made any time you add new people its taken awhile, but they're coming along nicely." Coach Bowman achieved twen- ty wins last year and he estab- llshed even higher goals for the Ladies this year: thirty wins are predicted. The Rifles' record showed an impressive twenty- one wins against fourteen losses by the middle of October. This left three weeks remaining in the season. Coach Bowman said of his losses that, "l'm pretty pleased with our progress so far," he said, "our strongest point has been to play strong competition like Alabama and Winthrop close- ly. A few breaks and they could have beenwins, the talent is there." 1980 has been a successful year for the team and they look forward to the State Tournament and the Regional Tournament to be hosted by USCS. The Volleyball Team waits in defense posi- tion as the other team serves the ball. ,. we N 1' "We're really positive about the State Tournament," Bowman said, "our goal is to win our remaining games and do well at State, which will be the high point of the season for us. The Regionals should also be exciting with good teams and good competition." Women's volleyball is a strenuous sport as shown here by these two Lady Rifles. Coach Bowman conlers with his ladies volleyball team. smwmwsswxk "Nkxux I m.Q,,,. Rising Above Gbslacles Women's softball in its second year of existence is proving to be an increasingly strong competitive sport on the USCS campus. Under the direction of Coach Jerry Baker, these women are supporting the statement that USCS has a young, but growing sports program in ef- fect. Last year, Coach Baker put to gether the first women's varsity softball team. This team finished thlrd in the state tournament and compiled a 13-6 win-loss record. This past year, the women's softball team compiled a 20-14 win-loss record. The Lady Rifles finished championship, and defeated Limestone in the USCS Invitational, loslng to Furman, Spartanburg Meth odist, and Winthrop. In regular season play, the wom en's softball team formed a 17-12 wln-loss record. The Lady Rifles played notable doubleheaders against such prominent teams as Spartanburg Methodist College, Central Wesleyan College, Brown L.: ' 1 r"K'7"-'IES Marion College, 1 e Coastal Caroli- if-'-in-we women's impor- if SSS. t. Pb 'fte SGC- -'L M-? s-, - ,- ff 'Up ff 4 -,nt ,, - f or '--'I A ' P ...' . ...,,-a ."! , v , -'J--. ---g. - 4. . - r ,, '- Q-,ff 'ill-'wa ' P L... -unv- A.: , Q 9 -Q23 if c . u Sonja Summerlin and Sharon Rice were recipients of the Coach's Award. Other important members of the team, Cheryl Warren and Vanessa Hardin, were presented with the Senior Award. The number of women in sports is growing each day and the USCS women's softball program is one reason why. These women know their game well, and they combine skill, a positive attitude, and effort to achieve their goal of success. Women's softball is a young but growing sports program at USCS. VOPIQSSO Harden TlleS to D901 The COfCh6f to HOFTIE DGSG. Cheryl Warren runs for the plate at top speed. mi x"""'!ir-..w: 7 nation ond QU v f AW! 2 -f. s 'Y -if 1' 8"KKN7f ' . yw,,v 1 Q x X N x l " N 1 '35 in-... Q-43,9 Netters Take to The Court The USCS Men's Tennis team un- der the direction of Coach Jim Newcombe is comprised ot a group of talented men who know the definitions ot words such as skill and concentration. These skill- ful players combine these two es- sential ingredients for winning re- sults. Tennis is a very competitive sport which requires much more individuality among teammates than most team sports. In addi- tion, a great deal of enthusiasm ls needed and the tennis team has plenty ot this among team members. The tennis team's regular sea- son was highlighted by important matches against such teams as Gardner-Webb, Erskine, Wolford, and Winthrop. The tennis team compiled a 3-9 win-loss record against outstanding competition with the opponents. Each player was advantageous for the team and showed good sportsmanship in every match. The team played well together and separately. Some of the players were rec- ognized for their outstanding abili- ty and these deserving men in- cluded Eddy Mosely who received the Hustle Award. How- ever, each member ot the tennis team was invaluable. Eddy MOSeIy with C good bGCkhGhd Gnd G Ilffle Iipbiting returns the DOII. the courts . . ,avid lllubel was selected as valuable Player of the USCS tennis team. Rubel formed a record of eight wins against four losses at the number one spot. The tennis team is a growing one and also a very promising one. Success is granted to those who are willing to work the extra hours and "walk the extra miles." Therefore, the USCS men's tennis team should prove to be a very successful team on campus in the upcoming seasons. John MlK9lOl'1iS CHSDIOYS l'IiS expertise of Tef1I'1iS dL.llil'tQ O recent ITIGYCTH. David RUDGI combines CODCEDTICNOD Gnd The skill OD The court. T .....-m 9' ,gl Q! 'IPAEYY U ' . S 1 Q O My K ,. wWl'l'sl'llS one ...,x , ' X Q rw' ' HX ,.J",...."LJ'.h 'V H Q. X54-'ww ' -- V -as '--r -as . Mkkqf V M M M-ww - W :.,,,i-Axi, Q x .V M. ...N A 0 'gf' .P .4 ' 'wsu' A-. -..-.. t 'L fm- no J. 1 Q o 'M' W' -wb. ... .Ng . xxN.r 5 "VS W I Jockie 0 senror forward, sights her target and hits, much to the dismay of Hel' ODDODGDTS. Women's Basketball: The Road to Success 4 'ww-. -yi LQ Women's basketball, under first year coach Andrea Morrison, is an enthusiastic group of women. The Lady Rifles are a growing team, and also a very promising one. These ladies have a good and a positive attitude, and they are will- ing to sacrifice in order to win. Coach Morrison's main philosophy in coaching is teamwork. She says, "The first priority of any player should be the team-individual concerns are second in my book." The Lady Rifles compiled a sea son record of seven wins and thir- teen losses under Coach Morrison. These women are a part of a very promising team who are destined to be very successful in the upcoming seasons. ln the season opener, the Lady Ri ties battled Newberry strongly and defensively to emerge the winner by a score of 6663. Other notable games included another victory for the Lady Rifles by defeating a very competent team from North Georgia. The final score in this game was 8478. Excite ment was also predominant at a game between USCS and Wofford. The Lady Rifles defeated an able Wofford team soundly by a score of 6746. The Lady Rifles are a strong team led by such outstanding players as Jackie Middleton, who received the Leadership Award. The best free throw percentage was gained by Lynn Thomason. Deborah Jack- son performed commendably as the leading rebounder for the Lady Rifles. An essential ingredient to any winning team is a good defense, and Boot Crawford was recognized as the Best Defensive Player. Number 33, Phyllis Ashburn, attempting two points against the pressure from the oppo nents fo stop her eftorts. 7 . . the road . The Lady Rifles are a growing team which should prove to be even more successful in the fu- ture seasons. These women under the strong leadership of the very competent Coach Andrea Morri- son know enthusiasm, as well as skill, is important to any success- ful team. These women have this enthusiasm and skill. USCS stu- dents and fans are looking for- ward to seeing the success of the Lady Rifles in the future, and we are confident that we will see this success. The Lady Rifles are enthusiastic, and their enthusiasm is shared by USCS students and fans alike. Ev- ery game is an exciting event where the Lady Rifles battle until the last buzzer is sounded, wheth- er they are down by twenty points or are ahead by twenty points. These women play iust as hard and as skillful as they possibly can. They give their best all through a game, and if they lose a game by points, they never lose their determination or zeal- ousness. These women play a game in which they are very competent, and even against their stitfest competition, they nev- er slack off, but continue to give their best. Shirley Hamilton, releasing the ball, as oppo nents begin to apply pressure to the Lady Ri- fles. .....-x- U. 'iff fills it 'IJLW The Lady Rifles faced a difficult schedule this season, including games against Francis Marion, USC Alken, Winthrop, and Colum- bla College. The teams proved to be tough for the Lady Rifles, but their spirit was not broken. Coach Morrison became the Lady Rifle coach this past July. Some of the things a new coach looks for in an athletic team are returning players, good recruits, good attitude, and a willingness to work. These are the things that flrst year coach Presbyterian and Lady Rifles watch closely for the upcoming action. Lynn Thomason is up and the women from Presbyterian are down in this exciting games Deborah Jackson OTTSTTIDYS to OUf'fTlOI't9UVeI' H1656 pressing opponents fl'OfT1 Pl'6SbY1efl0l'1. K, lil lll'f"' u uw' ' , ,Q Q,- P J :QX ' fi 4 . , we sl -.E V i Y X rom gq.L5Q ,,, oroh -' . '. 11K ' A' r- lg!-1, i1jr eceives no mercy Ashburn and Deb .Q x lo W sv Vx ,Q 'K H .1 . y 'X sv NY' ' is .b ws sb p:-:I - , S is I Ji -J 1 'R 3? 'Qi' XJ ,- V .1 f ,Q . Q. -- -2. ' 5.5 ...theroad... Andrea Morrison looked at when she first saw the Lady Rifles bas- ketball squad. The Lady Rifles had a tough schedule this year and many oth- er problemsg however, their spirits remained high. USCS students and fans will be looking forward to much more success for the Lady Rifles in the future, and we are sure success is what can be ex- pected. Opponents look to stop her, but Phyllis Ashburn has already passed the ball in the direction ot another Lady Rifle. Shirley Hamilton fries to pass the ball to Deb orah Jackson despite the opponents efforts to stop her. Fx t+ Qc wsgg, Y 1 a Ioufnamenl Play Dunlop lnvrtatronal Augusta lnyrtatlonal Edrslo lnvrtatronol Pembroke lnvltatronal BelmonlAbbey Classic SMC-lnvrlatronol Drstrlcl Srx Playoffs March Play USC 5 3 10 Lrrnestone A 316 USCS A1hIeTiCS2 GOLF Frnrsh feom Score Freld Firsl 649 14 Teams Tnlrd 634 12 Teams Frfth 612 12 Teams Frtth 789 15 Teams Frrst 294 11 Teams Thlld 302 8 Teams Fourth 928 B Teams March may March Play Limestone 295 Lrmestone A Presbyterian Coiege 310 USCS USCS 312 Erskine Erskhe 316 Malone Lrmestone B western Carolina West Vrrglnla SOCCER USCS Opponent 4 Brevard College O Citadel 1 Unlversrty ol South COTOIIHO 9 Presbytenan College 2 Worlora College 3 Wake Forest Unlverslty 1 Furman Unrverslly 18 Newberry College 3 Warren Wrlson College 3 UNC Ashevrlle 3 Wrnlnrop College 0 College ol Charleston 2 Baprnsl College ol Charleston 5 Coker College 4 Liberty Baptist College 3 Presbyterian College 2 Davidson College 1 Brevard College 309 314 3 18 323 330 329 347 0 1 2 1 3 1 2 D 2 0 2 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 USC5 85 77 73 61 B9 70 BB O9 53 59 85 83 59 O0 66 77 48 75 76 84 B4 97 89 69 77 64 65 71 76 85 55 65 MEN'S BASKETBALL ODDODEFH Newberry Lenolrllhyne Goranerwebb Georgro Stale Central Wesleyan Citadel Wrntnroo Wotlord College ot Charleston LenorrRl'lyne Central Wesleyan Wotlord Erskrne Wlnthrop Coastal Coroina Presbyterlan College Francls Marlon USC Aiken Ersklne Coker Newberry Gardnerwebb USC Arken Wotlord Central Wesleyan Coaslol Carollna College ol Charleston Presbyterian College Francls Monon USC'Alken College ol Charleston Lander USCS 15 6 9 1 10 13 20 10 11 13 11 12 3 12 3 5 6 6 1 'I 2 14 30 2 5 12 11 5 7 11 3 9 11 6 The Arrival of Success WOMENS VARSITY FOOTBALL Opponent Furman Untverslty' Spartanburg Methodlst College' Limestone College' Winthrop College' Spartanburg Methodist College Spartanburg Methodist College USC Lancaster Newberry College Central Wesleyan College Central Wesleyan College Brown University Brown University Furman Unrversrty Newberry College Spartanburg Methodist College Spartanburg Methodist College Francis Marlon College Francis Marion Coltege Limestone College Limestone College Furman University Central Wesleyan CaBege Central Wesleyan College Limestone College Limestone College Coastal Carolina Coastal COTOTMG Winthrop College Winthrop College Limestone College" Francis Marion College" Newberry College" Spartanburg Mernoalsr College" Winthrop College ' Denotes USCS lnvitailondl " Denotes State Championship CROSS COUNTRY USCS Opponent 27 UNC Charlotte 16 Western Piedmont Community 30 Francis Marlon College 38 Western Carolina University 34 Citadel 24 UNC Charlotte 15 Western Piedmont Community WOMEN'S BASKETBALL USCS Opponent 66 Newberry 71 Columbia College 61 Newberry 60 Furman 53 Erskine 69 Winthrop 60 Lee 84 North Georgia 70 Presbyterian College 59 Francis Marlon 55 USC Ark en 50 Erskine 67 Wotlorcl 61 Newberry 69 Coastal Carolina 62 USC Aiken 59 wollora S3 Coastal Carolina 56 Presbyterian College 51 Columbia 47 Francis Marlon College College 63 76 56 61 64 73 74 78 72 82 68 76 46 52 47 88 64 58 57 49 B5 32 42 26 19 24 34 40 USCS 8 9 0 1 2 4 1 3 4 1 2 6 TENNIS Opponent Erskine Winthrop Belmont Abbey Beknont Abbey Gamer-Webb Newberry Erskine Wolford wotlora Winthrop UNC Asheville Newberry 7 1 CHAPTER V Involvement SfUdel'1fS at USCS Gfe nOf only DOH of G UI'liVefSifY fdmily, but fh6Y Ofe members of The Greenville- SDOHCDDUFQ C0lTlI'T1UI'1ifY GS well. So SfUdef1f activities on the CCITIDUS l'8' fleCf 0 deslfe to SefVe OS well GS to 6I"li0Y, l6tSUf8 m0m6nfS GWGY from class. Th6 piCfUI'eS Oh fhe fOll0Wil'1Q DGQGS f9pl'eSel'1f C SITICII Sdmple ot what students at USCS Clre doing H1656 GGYS. They feDfeSel1f Cl tast- DCICSG inffdmufdl football QOITIS on N18 QUGDGTODQIEQ Afl'O-AITISFICGI1 As- SOCIGHOI1 people SDe0kil'1Q to G COHVOCGHOTI audience: SCIENCE Club students working Wtfh DY. Jack Turner to pfepdfe f0I' the GDHUGI Pledmont Regional Science Fair: Baccalaureate nursing students pro vldlng tree blood pressure checks at Jackson Mills: the USCS Contem porary Music Workshop giving its spring concert: and members ot Pi Kappa Phi fraternity tuning up their famous bathtub racer. nisirative Management Society T? 'Q 3 I , s Y 2 1 . . l as , 4 i LiDdG Seifert, Lynn YGWDS-SeCfGiClfY, Lellie Barker, KOI'en SDOddY-PfeSldeI'1T, Phyllis GfZYbOWSki, JOBS Aiken, Beth GFSQOYY. Not PiC- tured-Richard POUCNGY-ViCe-Pl'eSideDf, Gnd DSOD HOff0I'1-PUDIICITY Officer. AfI'O AIT19l'iCCiI'1 ASSOCiCITiCf1 f -1, ' Q' , Vx.. K, A' if f " lf x..X', l or . fi ' if ' A , . x 6 - , , ' , ij 5 u q " :J ' ' I 1 -nl! AL., I . J fi1C,iddi?L!:J l- l L.-.vlzmo Bates-Public Relations, Andrew Whitener, Wanda Smith, President, Billy Rice, Sheryl Robinson, Carlotta vlivlle, Cher-,fl --L Leaf. Williams-Parlimentarian, Margo Thomspon-Secretary, Mike Ferguson, Harold Jeter-Treasurer, Sharon WCG. Wvnell l-larnsc:-r, L iw.-'pi' Miller, Deborah Jackson, Oscar Mooney-VicePresident, Deborah Chambers, Cheryl Warren. Advisors- Df. Leo Bonner, Dr Elzzctvefln Brown, and Dr. Cecelia Brown. Ari League -QD' I 'limp-iw. rf'-Qs..-, E an 5.4 Mary Jane Giles, Dianne Guftey, Frances Julian, Joe Reinman, Becky Romanck, Silvia Seress, Kay Smith, Delores Stack, Evie Thomas, Wanda Williams. Advisor-Kathryn Hicks. .1...-.1- rgdroldnd-Executive Stdff ig 'iv Il Deon Horton-Sports Editor, Rhonda Bornhill-Student Lite Edltor, Lynn Clemmons-Editor-inChiet, Beth Gombrell-Academic Editor, Lisd Robinson-Classes Editor, Cindy Ashford-Chlet Photographer, Debble Radford-Orgonlzotlon Editor. Cdroldnd -5 4 J' 2 1 P Q ' 44 'gi-15 - - " -1 rf' A f'L 4. sap:- 10 X " il Q... 'QL Front 1- we it Newton, Second Row-Llsc Robinson, Lynn Clemmons, Allison Albee. Third Row-LouLyn Gilbert, Debbie :eo 1 'adn Horton, Chuck Sdylors, John Manley. N01 F43 Chess Club . Sf? Criminal Justice Associalion Flrsf row-Dr. Charles Qulnnelly-advisor, Dee Dave, Jackie Gordo, Donna Worley, Tina Paradls, Michelle Dlll Second row-Jefl ste phens, David Morrls, Bill Fendley, Nancy L. Tooth, Wendy Faulkner, Regina Blakely, Michael Owens Thlrd row-Gregory Whitaker, Charles A, McDowell, James L. Atkinson, Theresa Curson, Tammy Crowe, Gary A. Boyd. Cheerleaders ? Firsl Row-Gena Aycolh, Charlene Pelly, Cindy Jones, Palll Mashburn, Judi Waddell Second Row-Allison Cantrell, Kelly Gowan Third Pow-Carmelina Onoralo. l DCJTG PI'0C6SSinQ NICIDCIQGTTI HT ASSOCiClTiCDI'1 .J 25 all f J 'f"'Qsu-....,,' Mitchell Dobson, Andi Ashmore, Veronica Green, Jerry Howard, Pat Sykes, Elizabeth Wells, Norma Adams, Barry Nodine, Dr. Andy Crosland-advisor. Gamma Bela Phi-Officers l Front-LouLyn Gilbert, Patsy Mason, Denise McGaha Back-Carol Slrube, Janice Burgess, Suzanne Wilson, Dr. Elizabeth Davidson-advi SOI. International Club ji ff- 90 s"z ,Q-s S 1 -rf Darin Newton, Bill Cooper, Eyad AlDughaiter, Dr. Regis Robe-advisor, Deb Blanton, Emad EI Ahmad, Richie Smith, Ivy LiuSlack, Joey Gainey, Jill Cox, Dr. Jim Brown, Libby Taylor, Jett Hix, Sandy Scott Not Pictured-James Bonds, Dr. Sharon Cherry, Celia Compton, Tere so Hendrix, Guy Jacobsohn, Choong Lee, Joyce Miller, Andrew Moller, Mohammed Omer, Skip Patel, Alan Pritchard, Mark Tate, Vickey Weaver, John Dean, Henry Davis, Mary Kay File, Bobby Oglesby, Sylvia Brown, Douglas Melton, Jim Grant, Karen Snoddy. yy lnlramurals First Row-Greg Watson, Second Row-Connie Dobson, Mike Massey, Third Row-Terry O'Toole, Terri Taylor, Mario Del Pino. Joggng Cl la Hs.. ii' First row-Scoh' Womble, Alan Snowball, Frank Kohlenslein-advisor, Mario Del Pino, Armando Acevedo, Kevin Wood. Second row- Thad Franklin, Tommy Lee, Ish Rogue, Dave Avery, Don Bain, Danny Bulsa. Third row-Bonnie Walls, Joe Bowman, Curtis Farmer, Tommy Burnett, Keith Tolleson. QA I 'Fig l aggre s Drawers 5. ii Janice Burgess, Dr. Don Knight, Dr. Emmanuel Seko, Dr. Andy Crosland Cuiaoor Science Club Ji 9' 5K fix .qi Cr! qv a Cindy Munday, Qusiy Bullinglon, Dr. Lawrence Moore, Dr. Gillian Newberry-Advisor, Barry Parris, Jerrie Brown, Tony Byron, Lynnie Win- ter, Noell Copley, NSCII' Misses Dfill TGCIITT Fronf Row-Lou Lynn Gilbert, Jayne Legg, Dana Banks, Susan Gregory, Nina Lediord, Wendy Hughes Back Row-Teresa Martin, Tracey Easler, Jane Tillotson, Clary Oglesby, Kim Lowe, Kathy Hawkins. 24 holo Club 'E 115- 5' ', Fu -1 - A ix 5 f s L Weivg,,'2f1 .1 1 a 'Q , X Y . A 1 :inf '5' vm, 3. " ,. X - . ---Sc ,, fy ,.," . .,, E . .7325 , sk ,Y ! g Y wf , s.. f , ,pq w- W Q , y5v.i,i,L'f+,Q si a I+ 5" .' 24.4 , W' ' ,fy 'Q we ss?'3- 2' f A . . -,.," 7 V U ' 3 1 m r' fs , L 032 xy ",f!wl..r -f Q ' , ,- f ,Exits I 5,3 s , hx- sf., 9.4, Ai- I? if-:15"f 'I LJ 'V' . 3 ' ,wr ., . :- ggi ' V ' is 1' . 8 A . I A! f JV, .ifsii -, g:?,.f3,, -, 'Q-' fl ,, ,x,,:r , ,4 .1 AI Gr ' 'S ' f J"-til 4.. 'AJ 1 oy, Becky Groy, Jel1 Hix, James Sleodmon, Allison Albee, Dee Dee Fisher, Holl Bright, Jomes Lohes, Tony English Polilicol Science Club . ,en ,, ,W l...-, ,L--,- Fronl row-Dcnln N Daniel Dreisboch, wok- ,010 ii. 3 XN h f 1 , ' ' if l Q ---F' ewlon, Dano Wilkinson, Libby Toylor, Lindo McCown. Back row-Richie Smilh, Chuck Scylors, Ron Romine-odvisor Omicran Delta Kappa 'wr First row-Chris Frye, Jeannie Polson, Karen Snoddy, Clary Oglesby, Hank Anderson Second row-Gary Barnard, Dr. Tom Davis-advi- sor, Janice Burgess, Daniel Dreisbach, A ep Band lL2 Todd Hyatt, Bobby King, Alistair Park, Kim Coates, Jill Robbins, John Sinderman, Glen Plurnley, Scott Womble, Jason Lindsay, Billy Thornton, Sheila Lynch, Rene Blackwell, Mark Roddy Pi KGIDDCJ Phi xll 'vi' Sealed Foreground-Terry Brock, Bill Wealhers-Archon Sealed-Dean Horton, Allan Wood-Secretary, Eddie Johnson, Pele Thalassenos, Mike Blackwell Standing-David Pendleberry-Warden, Jack Dempsey-Treasurer, Mike Trotler, Robert Brown-Vice Archon rsychology Club - WA: ,-bi Ar, .,-:Y 1, .. L V '-A "ge . . E Q i It , ' . - Vg 'L .r N -' f A Spy ' .rgsfgrriff f: V' L he y, 5 ,. 5 ,, - Dr. Gordon Mdpley-advisor, Sommie Boiley, Ndncy Crosby, Slocy Elliott, Jim Gront, Denise McGohd. SiQlT1Gl P' Nl Froni-Dion . M lcd, Glenneile Ddllon, Wendy Nelson, Rhonda Bdrnhill, Dove Avery Bock-Todd Hyoll, John Sindermcn, Glen Plumley, Cole Grondnw, id PGVRGF Ski Club affzfffb cz:-M , ,ffar l Danny Abraham, Dave Avery. Rhonda Barnhill, Doug Brannon, Mike Bruce, Richard Corbin, Danny Davidson, Barbara Holcombe, Kim Hutt, Advisor-Eric Jolley, Brady Jones, Ann Nally, Steve Nally, Clary Oglesby, Deb Randall, Mark Salem, Sandra Tubb Spartan Club I 4' :qw I Kneeling-Carmelino Onorato, Charlene Petty, Thad Franklen, Kelly Gowan, Armando Acevedo, Curtis Farmer, Wendy Hughes, Kevin Wood, Mario Del Pino Standing First row-Trena Hartin, Candy Jones, Cheryl Warren, Shirley Hamilton Second row-Tommy Lee, Bonnie Watts, Scott Duff, Clara Bruton, Frank Kohlenstein, Miranda Poolis, Dave Avery, Terri Taylor, Debra Jackson, Judi Waddell, Cindy Jones, Dana Banks, Tracey Easier, Kathy Hawkins, LouLyn Gilbert Third row-Joe Bowman-advisor, Kathy Booker, Tim Page, Wendell Gibson, L. A. Hill, Keith Tolleson, Tommy Burnett, Don Bain Eff' R' -Executive Council Mike Massey-Senior Class President, David "Pod" Clary-President, Dave Avery-Junior Class President, Hank Anderson-Vice Presi- dent, Lisa Robinson-Sophomore Class President, Rhonda Barnhill-Secretary, Robert Brown-Parlamentarian, Tony English-Treasurer wr!-E I SGA-Senators ...4 if 5 'iifiiitg V18 i QQ Andy Moller, Donn Newton, Karen Snoddy, Wendy Hughes, Chuck Saylors, Debbie Kimbreil, Rick Hazel, Sian Fulbright, Lynn Clemmons Student Nurses Associatio I1 -, . sb! Lf, Kneeling-Vickie Tisdcle, Carole Beverly, Terri Robinnette, Robbie Reed, Jeannie Eleazer, Valencia Byrd Standing First Row-Deanne Ledtord-advisor, Barbara McNeill-advisor, Tracey Caldwell-advisor, Donna Eggett, Judy Wiliford, Janice Jones, Diane Randall, Shel- by Henderson, Carol Cantor, Connie Corinth Second Pow-JeMargarice Jamerson, Sharon Atkins, Vickie Stribling, Dot Stephens, Nan Hughes, Dean Searcy, Kathy Barnett, Margaret Davenport, Susan Madison, Margaret Calloway, Joyce Means, Lula Meadows Student Nurses Association-Officers v"X"'5 fr, Mi 4-'mg ' S or Dean Searcy-President, Diane Randall-First VicePresident, Jeannie Eleazer-Second VicePresident, Shelby Henderson-Secreta. ,, Not Pictured-Carol Cantor-Treasurer. South Carolina State Student Legislature Chuck Saylors, Lisa Robinson, Darin Newton-CoChairman, Lynn Clemmons-Chairman, Daniel Dreisbach, Linda McCown, Deon Horton-State Attorney General 1 Universal Love QM- - . i F4 1 P if - Z 45 11 0 K 'Cv . W , , x 'A fb s 3-Q' First Row-Darlene Craven, Wesley Craven, Pam Patilio Second Row-Linda Lee, Debbie Weaver, Sharon Fowler, Debbie Kimbrell, Hank Anderson, Tammy Rakes, Jeannie Pelson fhird Row-Advisor-Dr. Charles Staveiy, Alan Pritchard, Cris Thore, Mark Bennett, Darin NSWYOD, Lyndon HOYHS. TehifOh G9fOldi FOUl'fh Row-Rick Hazel, Bill COODGT, Glenn PIUITIIGY, DOH AGCTTTS UDWGTSCII Love OffiCGl'S Jeannie Poison-Secretary-Treasurer, Wesley Craven-President, Darlene Craven-Vice President Universqy Chorus -q-"Qi Ct 'C , We i , - r- I 5 , , h, i.- ,4 ' Seated-Jeannie Segal-Alien-pianist First row-Dr. Bryan Lindsay-advisor, Jay Harris, Chris Bryant, Richard Ashford, Rhonda Barnhill. Lisa Robinson, Debbie Weaver Second row-Freddie Parker, Sandy Scott, Lisa Hickson, Pam Patillo, Beth Burgess Third row-Dr. George Labonick, Dale Mauney, Gena Snellgrove, Tammy Pickerei, Mac Holland, Renee Humphris Fourth row-Oscar Mooney, Glen Plumley, Wesley Craven, Rene' Blackwell, Amanda Penninger, Chris Brown, Lewis Bldnder, Betsy Gregory .liv-1 Wor Gomes Society ,A L- 'gusx '4"9 1 'Q' i. rv sei i Q -2 W ,Zim f A! ' '. 'NP-5 fi , NV' 5,3 bf C , il ax if '. A X 'C 5' 1 if , , 1 11- nf, AF!- ex, Q' -K' ,x gfvk 16 Q1 ia!! jx4' kg' GV C on C.- Eric Campbell, Roger Cox, Dick Coyle, Ch orlie Corn-President, Dr. Tom Allen Slll fk Advisor, Marry Chastain-Vice President, Ralph May 7,5 24-1 Q 4 " 'ap- f .,-2,1 WR A' .x-4' -K -fi:j ',g,, . ,-5 36.215 fp 1 V--' acirfi .2 ' -"Q f-1-'--+iF'I33L . mg ,gffsggzg r 1- 5 ' 1' 7- - ' f' 5 iz' , -P' '14 - ' -'SJ'-fi" :Q U 54' NT ff , Eiff-::,'-he-A-N1"" 'Z 1 'TQ fr -V R 5' CHAPTER VI Individuals Over 2500 students arrived at USCS for the 1980 tall semester ea qer to embark on a new adventure of "The Journey to Graduation". Backgrounds varied, interests var- ied, and hometowns varied but they all had in common one thing-they were all students seek- IRQ edUCOIIOI'1S-bOII'1 Il'1SIde Gnd OUI' of TITS CIOSSTOOITI-OI One of II"lO tlnest small 4-YSOT institutions In The STOIS. There Wefe DO dorms to SBTIIS IDTO, bllf students STIII hdd adjust- ments to ITIOIKS Gnd SOON found COl'T'tfOfIObIe niches to SSIIIE IDIO. Friends were made and exper- lences with different classes and dlt- terent professors were compared. Students soon learned that tests were a common occurrence, a part of every day life. That brings to our next point: The Official 1981 USCS Achievement Test A DCISSIDQ SCOTB IS all I'hOI IS T6- QUIfed to TSCGIVB GIDIOITIO. TTIOS6 IOKIDQ the TSSI WhO have OIl'eOdY YeCeIVed Iheif UIDIOITIO OTS asked to TSILITT1 II by registered ITIGII if G SCOYS of O0 Of beffel' IS not reached. Since the answers to the questions are at the back of this section, this test must be taken ln strict accordance with USCS' honor system. All conditions of the Honor System, Including penalties, will be adhered to. Any suspected viola tions should be reported in person. DO NOT TURN THIS PAGE UNTIL YOU ARE INSTRUCTED TO DO SO. Good luck. Seniors Elizabeth llriullinax Arms Duncan, SC Elementary Education Gamma Beta Phi, Kappa Delta Pig USCS Teacher ot the Year Selection Committee Kay Salfenger GaffneV. 5C Psychology Psychology Club, Secretary Anna Maria Barry TfV0ft, NC Secondary Education Jeanna Beno y Brooks Ruthertordton, NC English Eileen Burton Spartanburg, SC Interdisciplinary Gamma Beta Phi Suzanne Thompson Clement Spartanburg, SC interdisciplinary Science Club Esther Lynn Clemmons Spartanburg, SC Economics 81 Finance SGA Senator, South Carolina State Student Legislature, Delegation Chairman, House Representative, Senator: Carolana, Editor, Assistant Editor, Carolinian, CoEditor, Typesetterg Sigma Pi Mu, President, VicePresident: Uni versity Chorus, Contemporary Music Workshop: Circle K, Secretary-Treasurer: Who's who memberg 1977 Miss Freshman, 1980 Miss Junior: 1981 Miss Senior: Home coming Candidate, Academic Forwarding Committee: Shoestring Playersg Graduation Marshall: Universal Love: Publications Board: Senior Hall of Fame William Douglas Collins Mullins, SC History Susan A. Cooke Inman, SC Early Childhood Education 17 What seems to be the shortest and quickest way through packet registration during fall and spring se mesters? Rodney O'Sullivan has obviously never heard any warnings regarding Hodge Center toocl. The man seeks punishment. ri 'U-is '72 ,JL 6115 QXQ C? "' ,7 tv l V r .-A .5 ,S ,. ff! Seniors may pk 'SA '11-' 'lla ,"n 'QM-9 f-ff' '75 .l -- fri 5' F . . . IE, ...AH E 1 E l l'fI.! 15 gf'-fs.. ,-.ed ,, i. A V- sri: FE PSTN ,fa , - "wif X- . f . . .. ... it - 9 :- S "X TVX" - YS xt. M Q 7 vs A Sf "QA W 'X Richard Edward Corbin Spartanburg, SC Political Science Wesley Earl Craven, Jr. Spartanburg, SC Interdisciplinary Studies Universal Love, President: ROTC Cadet: 3 year scholar- ship winner University Chorus: War Games Club Larry Crowder Lucas, Mi lnterdiciplinary Studies Who' Who in American Colleges: National Dean's List: National Merit Scholarship Finalist Charlotte Ann Curtis Gaffney, SC Elementary Education Photo Club Harold Ellis Lockhart, SC Tony English Spartanburg, SC Carolana, Sports Editor, Photographer: Photography Club: SGA Senator, Tresurer Carol Lynn Fowler Chesnee, SC Elementary Education Gamma Beta Phi: Kappa Della Pi Donna Gail Gallman Gaffney, SC Elementary Education Gamma Beta Phi: Kappa Delta Pi: Piedmont Regional Scholar: Dean's List: President Honor Roll Robert W. Grady Union, SC lnterdisrplinary Studies Phyllis Conklin Grzybowski Simpsonville, SC Business Administration President's Honor Roll: Gamma Beta Phi: DPMA: Adminis- trative Management Society Arleen S. Harmon Spartanburg, SC Elementary Education Lloyd Dean Horton Spartanburg, SC Business Administration SGA, Senator: Administrative Management Society: ln- ternational Club: Jogging Club: 100 Mile Club: SCSSL. Senator, CoChairman Finance Committee, State Attor- ney General: National Association ot Accounatants: Carolana: Governor's Advisory Committee: Presidents Administrative Council The energy crisis forced America to domes- tic production ol Gasohol as an alternative source ot tuel for automobile transportation, and to stifle skyrocketing gas prices ot 31.30 per gallon. E Seniors X RX, , Y-.. Y.. -- V 23 When is the best time to get lunch or o snack out ot the Hodge Center vending machines? Some students ond faculty members are find ing that bicycling is d good wdy to escape the gos lines, Carl Franklin Hyatt Startex, SC Elementary Education SGA Barry Wayne Johnson Greer, SC Psychology David Kelly Spartanburg, SC DeCarlos Adrian Kelly Spartanburg, SC Business Administration Judy Kimbrell Spartanburg. SC Allison Maria King Startex, SC Early Childhood Education Elizabeth Dale Knight Greenville, SC Elementary Education C aroim A Lawson Union, SC Elementary Education Eamon ie w Pnig Kdppcr Delto Pi: President's Honor E- Y S' ust ' f Greenville, SC 1 'cal Science ' 4, Stole dent Legislature, House ol Re orese""' E dd La ence Club f it 4 E., ki' .N-'- qpfif i N-.3 5' . L,,,.., S is Seniors Cl Margaret Gertrude Malphrus Fountain inn, SC English Hugh Murphy Union, SC Gwendolyn Clara Nelson lnman, SC Early Childhood Education Sigma Pi Mug University Chorus, Paul Lithard Foreign Lan- guage Awardg Homecoming Candidate, Who's Who in Sigma Pi Mug Gamma Beta Phi Steve Nally lnmam, SC Cross Country Alfred Brian O'Shlelds Spartanburg, SC English SGA Richard Padgett Spartanburg, SC Jeffrey Glenn Pangle Roebuck, SC interdisciplinary Studies Charlotte Woodard Pigg Spartanburg, SC Early Childhood Education Gamma Beta Phlg Sigma Pi Mu Jeannie Kay Poison Greer, SC Economicsflfinance Gamma Beta Phig Omicron Delta Kappa: Dean's Listg Universal Love, Vice President, Treasurer This was a good year tor Rhonda Barnhill. Not only was she crowned Miss USCS, but this summer she was also the second runner up in the Miss Gatlney pageant, 39 What is the easiest, quickest, and surest way to get the "help" of a USCS public safety Officer? 1 Seniors kin-,- ,. ., -- Y Teresa Peferl Spartanburg, SC , .-Dcnorg Nev ,l er Qiasrliess Administration lnterflatqoi Club. President, Administrative Manage- rnenr ffafreiy, v'icePresrdent: SGA Senator: Ski Club: VtE'hff,fi Lili" Wrngo Pritchard Moore, SC B,S. Biology Universal Love: Gun Club: Photo Club: Sigma Pi Mu, President, Vice-President: Choraleersg Universal Love: Talent Show Winner , 2, i-" l Beaulord W, Sanders, Jr. Tigersville, SC Linda lve y Seilert Spartanburg, SC Business Administration SGA Senator: Administrative Management Society Lisa Jo Smith Spartanburg, SC Secondary English Education Universal Love: Pep Band: Publications Board: Student Assistant In Student Affairs: Circle K: Jazz Band At the University of South Carolina at Spartanburg we sponsor a "New School Ol Thought!" Teresa P. Smothers Landrum, SC Secondary English Education Student Mother Organization, VicePresident Karen E. Snoddy Wellford, SC Business Administration 'F A Senator: Administrative Society, President: Dean's -f:fll:.1'-al Club: Ski Club: SGA, Entertainment f 1 NYTAA Delegate: Who's Who Among Col Simpsonville, SC r Education A 5 if-2?-is fx - KP C7 ak .1 NC- 17? Seniors Leslie Sprdflill William E. Terry, Jr. ffm? Beffy Tiszai 'Tr 'J' M Psychology Y 2 Sandra Tubb Randy Watson Dorothy Williams Q" rerry Carlisle Williams Nursing , Universal Love: SNA X cle Marrietta Suzanne Wilson Susan Kay Zeigler Interdisciplinary Studies Interdisciplinary Studies Spartanburg, SC Welltord, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Greenville, SC Spartanburg, SC Greer, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Early Childhood Education Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC ,, ,, Jane Brockman Zollinger W L Business Administration 4 , A 3- . k jifgfu .V Mu iw. sf QQ 'QS 2 R " 4 t 3, . J is V I Glennette Dalton ' Q , l N E Kappa Della Pig Sigma Pi Mu 2 l Q ,, VV :.,:,:5 I- 4:4,r.z,.,,,.: S ,:-':f,,'s,:j,--f-, , 1' .5 , I' Tony English soon realizes that sometimes s " school can gel you so down lhal you have lo look up to see bohom, I ' Xu! J! l 265 1 1. x UFICIGFCICISSITTSH Miami, Florida Los Angeles, Ca, ' 1' Woodruff, SC Lynn Atkins Pauline, SC Brian Affal Spartanburg, SC Wallace Affaway Woodruff, SC Dave Avery Spartanburg, SC Katherine Ballard Greer, SC Anerum D. Ballenger Glendale, SC O.J. fOffeifS SOCCET DYOCNCS fOi G DTEOK UD- der o shade tree. dy What are the first two things you notice missing upon walking out of the campus bookstore? Underclassmen g. E ,J .las-iii:-1-no r , , X , - RF it it .M Q, Q 1, , il l .Ss 1--'ff 'Tl ka' 21" . T -.- - 55 What is the best way to insure ThG1 O book will not be G1 the campus library? Proposed S.C. legislation board cut-backs may lead sures concerning education drastic? A rubber chicken in Dana Banks Rhonda Barnhill Linda Barnshod Craig Bartosh Keith Bates Karen Bently Julene Berry Prudence Black Rene' Blackwell lor across the to drastic mea- personnel! How every poi. Spartanburg, SC Gaftne y, SC Greer, SC Summerville, SC Spartanburg, SC Greer, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Chesnee, SC T Underclassmen Louis Blander Greenville, SC Marlon Ann Boring Spartanburg. SC Herman Boyd Chesfef- SC by Here's one tor you studious stu- dents who like the answer first. The answer is Tyrannosaurus Rex. What is the question? As you can see, exam time has arrived. These students are hard at work, or are they hardly working? Tammy Brian Inman, SC Sheila Bridwell Wellford, SC Terry Brock Spartanburg, SC Betty Brown Spartanburg, SC Christopher Brown Spartanburg, SC Robert Brown Spartanburg, SC I' 'sqm' 14.37 19' 'S' Q-fu--. W' s-...af No-v Underclassmen 3' 'US ,s 3 pm., ,K GTI V1.7 4 ,, ,,W"' ww Sylvia Brown Sfqrfexl 5C DGHIW Bulsa Spartanburg, SC Freda Burnetfe Spartanburg, SC Angela Burns fnmg,-,I 5C Teresa Callaway Spartanburg, SC Teresa Candler Spartanburg, SC 7y For the graduating seniors who have chosen a major after three years of being undecided, who is the dean of your respective col- lege? Free beer has been a frequent occurrence at our POETS days. We olter a complete line ot intellectuals. Beverly Carter Spartanburg, SC Rick Chandler Greenville, SC Bob Cheshier Seattle, WA L The soccer tecm hos been very successful this yeor, when our players folk people Irs TED. Becky Childers Michelle Clampeffe Kim Coates Freida Coley Deborah Colquiff Mike Conn Jah C: Edgeheld SC .Ann C, Sparlanburg SC QQ"l":1." Underclassmen Xi I gf teresa Crow Relda Cudd Nancy Crosby Arllnda DeFrellas Alton Davis Carolyn Deen Dawn Dickers Michele Dill Maxine Duncan Chesnee, SC Woodrull SC Spartanburg, SC Miami, Florida Spartanburg, SC Simpsonville, SC Spartanburg, SC Landrum. SC Greer, SC SGA has been responsible for some great times this year. Tim Miller the Entertainment Committee is waiting to entertain . . . 85 Another for you studious people. The answer is, a potted plant, Khomeni, and soap. Again, what is the question? Underclassmen Ph ylls Eledge Spartanburg, SC Rhonda Emery Spartanburg, SC Brent Foln Spartanburg, SC Sandra Faulkner Easley, SC Danlel Fendley Woodruff SC Sharon Fowler Spartanburg, SC 93 In what year did USCS open it's doors tor a fall semester and how many student were enrolled at that time? Lisa Robinson chugs a baby bottle. Has she never been weened? Some have suspect- ed, do you believe what you see? Ray Freeman Duncan, SC Joey Game y Spartanburg, SC John Garner, IV Cowpens, SC UDd9fClCISSIT1Gl'1 N Roddy Geddes Sumrnervllle, SC fahlrlh Gelardl Gaffney, SC Nancy Gllbert Spartanburg, SC 103 In what year was the G.B. Hodge Center built and what presti- gious Spartan was it named after? Although the individual crowning at the Miss USCS pageant was a clumsy process, each Wihflel' relished the I'T1OfT1el'1f. Lavida Glst Lori Godfrey Tony Gossett Joe Green, ll Betsy Gregory Kim Hall Spartanburg, SC Enoree, SC Mauldin, SC Chesnee, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC l X,,,,,,, W, A, 1- f, 'ff -,Jr on ,U ff..'ls:1q-:l.ff7 ft, ,'1Qr,r'5 Lyndon Harris Trena Horfin Margaret Harvey Jerry Hayes Rick Hazel Diane Henderson Carting a large murror outside and shooting your retlectlon Isnt the only way to take one's own plcture Yet some people wlll do anything lo get In the yearbook 111 lf you are a student tured of run ning around nn clrcles and gettlng nowhere what should you do? 129 How many Student Government Members does It take to run an The Integral process of freshman counseling IS stall fresh In our minds But where are our Union, SC Sparlanburg, SC Mauldln, SC Greenville, SC Spartanburg, SC Greenville, SC Greenville, SC Gaffney, SC Spartanburg, SC l Underclassmen XA, K, we, Huason Greenville, SC aff wif Spartanburg, SC J-3,'1Qy -1'gjQ,"i95 WOOdfUff SC I A 13y In what year and from what Spartanburg college did Chancellor Olin B. Sansbury graduate? It f Surely a little "Christmas Cheer" 4 wouldn't hurt. After all it is the holiday I O SSOSOD. J C "fa , , Wendy Hughes Enoree, SC Phil Hughey Union, SC Chuck Hughson Fori Walton Beach, Fl Elizabeth Humphries Spartanburg, SC " " Joyce Hunfsinger Spartanburg, SC load i-iyatf Woodruff SC J' 'T ..? Underclassmen Abby Johnson Greer, SC Joyce Johnson lnman, SC Phil Jolly Spartanburg, SC Janis Jonas Cowpens, SC Dell Jones Woodruff, SC Jennie Jordan Pelzer, SC 14, When WGS the IibrOry built Gnd approximately how many volumes does the library house? As everyone can see this advertisement speaks for itself. Bids were submitted. Guess who the lucky winner was? Francis Julian Moore, SC Debbie Kimbrell Greer, SC Dave King Dayton, OH K Ul1Cl9l'ClClSSI'T19l'l Grnger Krngsmore Sherry Kirby David Lancaster James Lawson Linda L96 Jayne Legg Christy Lindsay Kelly Lumas Debbie McAbee Wendy McAbee Kathy McCombs Teresa McDowell Spartanburg, SC Duncan, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Gaffney, SC Spartanburg, SC Marietta, SC Spartanburg, SC UC' Kim Fleming linds out that the military scl ence class "Intro to Small Arms" does not re fel lo Of1e'S limb Slle. Fw, ' S 49x Us o s .1 .X S.: 4-ef Qff, 'R' Underclassmen 155 It you're a student on campus looking for a job, where's the best place to start? The Shdftered QIGSS in the IibrC.Iry created O Spidef-like effect f0l' GDYODS OD The inside looking out. Carole Martin Anna Mathis Susan Mattlson Tim Mille. Carolyn Moore SOI7dfO Moore Lynn Morris Darin Newton T amm y Neisler Gaffney, SC Campobello, SC Spartanburg, SC Inman, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Simpsonville, SC Greenville, SC Underclassmen 2 Q x X C LWY1 tvfcnols Woodruft SC .fCJflT79lll'tG Onorolo Spartanburg, SC ,:'f', Donna Orr Inman, SC Carlos Osorio MiOff1f. Fl Greg Ogsreen Greenville, SC P k S artanbur , SC Greg ac D Q Y 'Wi 1 Ll E E One finds that hidden talents rise to the sur- E face when a talent show is held on campus. E Susan Padgett Spartanburg, SC David Pendlebury Spartanburg, SC I ,, , KGNVV Penn Decator, AL -- -" ' ' ' qv tv 1 TJ Underclassmen 4 is . tt -ul Yfxyz.. YVV Ai s,' .f. Amanda Peninger Spartanburg. SC Beverly Pennington Gaffney, SC Jett Perry Spartanburg, SC 165 If you're a student looking to get a kick out ot school, where should you start? Many are the well-intending students who bring texts and notebooks to the Hodge Center to study: but lew are those who ac- complish the feat. Renee' Pitts Kaye Poole Donna Pusta ver Pam Quinn Krista Quintan Debbie Radford Welitord, SC Duncan, SC Duncan, SC Janesville, SC Spartanburg, SC Chesnee, SC 1. sir Y , J U17 if' J' fi",JA E35 f Diane tQUf"ljlJl'l Lows Rawls Carmen Revis Frank Rhodarmer Tom Richardson Jill Robbins Anthony Robinson Lisa Robinson The USCS Lrbrary has been called by many an enormous warehouse ot knowledge How many trmes have you crossed rts threshold? 17j If you re a student who enjoys putting on an act who should you preform rt for'7 Underclassmen BURR Q5 eq ,- ve., any vw 9' au' -,N as ,- s . 'VL 4 we Sherry Roger Ismael Rogue Jan DeRosa Alex Potter Sammy Rushing Sandra Scott Chuck Saylors Katrina Scruggs Jill Searc y Spartanburg, SC Miami, FL Spartanburg, SC Miami, FL Greenville, SC Woodruff, SC Greenville, SC Spartanburg, SC Gaffney, SC Cindy Sell Spartanburg, SC Stephen Semenes Landrum, SC Lynn Simpson Boiling Springs, SC Experience has proven that the path to a proper education is extremely difficult. USCS students agree. Yet we remain determined 3 Undercldssmen Zeggve- Smpson Greer, SC Greg .Sims Miami, FL f2n5rwet,te Singleton Spartanburg, SC 185 Most students enjoy raising o rocket once in o while. lt this is true of you, where should you begin? Students can be tound congregoting and collaborating in the Hodge Center between classes. Martha Anne Skey Carmon Smith Deborah Smith Jameile Smith Jametta Smith Richie Smith Greer, SC Spartanburg, SC Wellford, SC Janesville, SC Janesville, SC Spartanburg, SC :qw 'Vu G-1' sf- - V 4 ws Niignv Underclassmen xv-w K1-7 'Z J Seiiena Spivey Inman, SC F- Q uz Sfartlord Gfeenvllle, sc . ,A James Sfeadman Spadanburg, SC Xi X ,A 5 is Q ll- Miich Steward Landrum, SC Richard Sforeaii Greenville, SC Vicky Siribling Roebuck, SC with the unexpected growth ot student en- rollment and the limitations of classroom space, classes' parameters may expand to include the hall. Jo Ann Sfroup Gaffney, SC Carol Sfruble Spartanburg, SC Rosa Surber Spartanburg, SC Underolassmen 193 The Media Building, the last building to be built on the USCS campus, contains now many square feet? "Make C joyful noise l.lf1fO the Lord." But dear LOFC1! DOGS if NCIVG to be such O I'1OiSe? Sylvia Sullivan Mark Sweatman Pete Thalassenos ferri Sherrill Lynn Thomason Philip Thomason Jane Tillotson Brian Turner Catherine Turner Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Spartanburg, SC Iaylors, SC Spartanburg, SC Simpsonville, SC Spartanburg, SC Gaffney, SC Sparlanburg, SC R: JC' nv'- q-- -4 1' 'S--ev' ,xx GS' Qi" - G it NE' via R 11? Underclassmen xv.. v Q- 'T"'P ss 1, --V- NW' 153' "fini 51' .. Q", e r e' ' N V' V ' ,-if 7541.5 A , . 2,9 - 'FSS-: . - Ez., . . Y 5 s-2 wi , . ' ,1 1 5 is ,. 1 f , , .. , l 3,-V ,W-.,,., -S f r ,A r 4 K- Y, Q,-i. i X -,, 5 ' 2-mn. 1 . - -. wzseivl li 3 5 ,4P"m 131, iff- ,,,, 2 , , .t rl., ' -' .1-Z"s1:f" , - ' ., . lr V . ,Qi se. f":..-11:1,'--fm . , , '. 5 ':. 'ft hr .3 l ' -, 15 -' ':,Igj-,zggfggfli ' I . . ,.,, 5 4 . Libby Ulln Spartanburg, Susan Varner Spartanburg, Juddl Waddell Spartanburg, Charles Warne Spartanburg, Scott Watford Spartanburg, Debbie Weaver Spartanburg, Thomas Weaver Woodrutl. Pam Wells Spartanburg. Deborah Whiteside Spartanburg, Here Bryon Linsay QAKA "Doc"J shows his arl students the "art" of belly dancing, 205 If you enjoy singing but have come io the realization that you'lI never be discovered in the shower, from whom should you seek guid ance? X1 -- L the y ,vm 1 Inman SC 3 0 Nw s O rw ,ms .Qenee Wrlffs Gaffney SC The chnstrnas party sponsored by the SGA gave students a chance to spread a Irttle yutetnde cheer among themselves Lisa Wamick Alan Wood John Woodring JIYI COX Pam wfrgnf Janice WVUH Underclassmen N l '12 ffvw RX fr w-911' Dianne Youngblood Fred Youngblood Patricia Youngblood Carol Jackson J 'i .5 :Q -.5 se' X .. . nj 15 For most it is computer assisted registration, better known as CAR. 25 If one enjoys lite Gnd believes in longevity-there really is not one. 35 Just be found sitting in your car, at the wrong time, doing something you should not do. 45 Considering their prices, an arm and a leg. Count your blessings that they don't ask tor blood. 55 Positively Gnd absolutely hClVe to have ll to fll'llSl'1 G term DGDST. 65 What happens when a Tyranno saurus goes under the wrong side of the underpass? 75 For business students, Thomas Gunter: Arthur Justice for Education Majors, in Nursing, the ActingfDean is Cecelia Cogdell: and John Edmunds-for the school ot Human- Until l'T10VlnQ sidewalks Ole ll'lSlClled. ig- power is the only way to get to class. Duncan, SC Duncan, SC Janesville, SC Chesnee, SC toot ltles and Science. 85 Although not in necessary order of importance, name three things that belong at the end of a rope. 95 USCS opened it's doors in the basement ot Spartanburg General Hospital in 1967. The total enroll- ment was 177. 105 Built in 1973, the student center was named after Dr. G.B. Hodge. 115 Join the cross country team. You may not stop running around in circles but at least you'lI get recog nition for it. 125 46-One to plClCe the needle on the l'6COl'd, Gnd OD6 f0l' each RPM. 135 Graduating in 1959 from Wofford College, Dr. Sansbury re- celved an A.B. in History. 145 Housing over 100,000 volumes, the Library Building was built in the Spring of 1977. 155 You're best bet is the Career and Counseling Oltice in the Media Building. 165 Join the Soccer team-Soccer's a kick in the grass. 175 Jimm Cox, head of Shoestring Players. 185 Talk to Jim Newcomb, Tennis coach: he should be able to give you a good start. 195 An amazing 45,000 square feet. This compares to an average 2000 tor a house. 205 Doctor Bryan Lindsay, director of the USCS Singers, he uses all the voices he can get. fi? V 'f"??f SP. 2 1 ,.:- CHAPTER VII Endings For many USCS students, the ending is upon them and they say goodbye to some wondertul people. . I Graduation is a sad time for many, yet, at the same time, it is also a new beginning. We hope the future will hold for them all they seek. An ending is more than what it implies, tor the ending can only bring a new be- ginning. With the launch of the space shuttle Columbia, a new begin- nlng in aeronautics is launched. With the end of the Iranian Crisis a new beginning rises for 50 Americans-freedom, and the lu- ture ot our country. With the end of graduation, many people will lace the beginning ot an excit- ing, and hopefully prosperous, fu- ture. With the end of this semes- ter brings the next, which DFOQFSSSSS US toward OUT COITI- mOh QOOIZ, The end of OUI' COI- ISQS Cdfeef. Thefe is the old SCY- ing-"All good things must come to an end." However, we can add on-"The end is merely a new beginning coupled with new .Gnd exciting goals, Gnd DSW Gnd exciting reasons to begin once more to achieve." .nf .,.g 6 5 F i I F ,Eg-gi - 5 5, Z Q 2 E ' Q.-9' , 54.-.:. Q t. an 2 J pf S 11351 .niyg 1 N igw ax 'Q . .?, .Y x we-N. N 1 ai Sz- 5 B Q 'X : ,. 4. ,s 7, , 41 Z' ir ' m 'Z uf. 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This yeor's participants enjoyed tacos from Taco Cid while being entertained by the Full Circle Band. Each team that participated in the events consisted ot six play- ers-three guys and three girls. Lunch was provided by Taco Cid at the Stu dent Government Association-sponsored event Team members catch their breath between various activities. ' M ,. 2 ,ffl .. f' " ' . ef, F 0 3 'As " , . , , if , A Vw- lf 1 .sf 7 . nl, , 3 , ,, , 52555, 1295 lr . , , 1 l I 5 , , ,L a an 9' in avg, 'f W s .3 ws.. 1 ,7-g,p,,?,,p! " 'P+ ,' 'fer-,Ji .,g' ' ,wav fl-if w , ' X' " .M I' 1 , ,. 1-ff.,-L, ,wg I , . like L55-iii A -- 1 '- The f in-xiurieoii i' agces, Blind man's fviiiiif games, Tu: 1 .11 course the 1:-Q a coordination was T-Z2 Irie key to the three- saci-: race. One male and :emale participated together the relay race. After their race around a chair in the distance, other members of their team had their turn. Blind man's "rough" was a new event for students at USCS. Only one male and one female repre- senting each team participated. The poor fellow was blindfolded and placed on his hands and - - f 1 kb gf , li 4' - x V . --ma- . 2 'Q -+G. ' 'Y N' x ,. t. 'OX N -, 9 f I 5 ,v , 1 knees with a girl sitting astride him. Without any verbal communi- cation, the gals guided their "mounts" through a specific course. The pair with the fastest time won. Any verbal guidance disqualified the couple. Mass confusion, bruised knees, skinned elbows, music Gnd good fOOd Gll add up fo an afternoon of annual fun known as the Big Event. Students who were not careful durlng tug-of-war suffered from rope burns. All six players from each team participated in the contest. Teeth gritted and mus- cles STI'Oif'1ed OS each fedm Q u E u . . , ' I . X. 4513. .:,.x,,:i A . ' 2 '-. rar' ". 'nn sought to pull the other across a mid-point. The winning team was chosen by a process of elimina- tion. The Student Government award- ed prlzes for the top three teams. A group of soccer players won flrst prize of 5100. The Pi Kappa Phl fraternity placed second win- nlng 550. A third group of inde- pendent players won third place and S25. The afternoon was a highly en- tertaining one for all involved. Staying aboard during the blind man's 'trough" was not the easiest thing for the gal's to do. "When the pulling gets tough, the tough get pulling" as demonstrated here by the Pi Kappa Phi team. l A.: S- Hs .sk .tr-t, . X y ix XR .4 -". Ns ? ,Of if sr: ,R -:sv , Y- X - -, 'X w -. , ' ,- 1- ,If .-:QQ 5251 -1- K Q su.. , Y ' us ' . ' A x And they're oft to a running start in the three-legged race. This race was not the easiest to run considering the coordination that was involved. Naturally the ple eating relay would be easter It the pie was something a little more palatable. A judge's hand carefully covers the partici- pating team member's hand during the pie eating relay. ft A r rl Gordon: Tribu e To most coiiege students, being summoned into the presence of the Dean of Students is a traumatic ex- perience. At the University of South Carolina at Spartanburg, this was not the case during the past sever- al years. The person who held this responsibility on our campus was a truly unique individual-Mr. Earl Gor- don. Mr. Gordon did all the things that Deans of Students are supposed to do and did them well. If there was a student function or an athletic event, Mr. Gordon came. lt a stu dent was having trouble deciding about a major of career, he would get some sage advice in the Dean's ottice. There was no aca demic or personal problem a stu- dent had that was not important. A truly unique individual: Mr. Earl Gordon. A SYUGSDT SeSklDQ advice about Cl mCjOf Of COl'66f could find good help ff0I'T1 Earl GOI' don. N spd' ,ff QL V . IW in 4 f s. es- 2'-1-2 ts.s.f s za , fr, V f ,dn G S 'p"'ill f' QW SU" ,lb 'flffliw , j:..."'--A-"-'I2..""::::r 3'rWl'l'f':1:111' 'LIYJJNNOWW ' F- f'tr fnffv f I N , ,A li qjplll' W lllllil llllllllll '5f!i ...X 7? F sf t i X-Q Beyond all this, Mr. Gordon touched every phase of university lite. He recognized the potential of the University ot South Carolina at Spartanburg to serve this communi- ty and he worked tirelessly to con- vince others of that fact. He was a popular and dynamic instructor in the classroom. He personally assist- ed many students in their eitorts to continue school, to go on to graduate or professional school, and to keep their ties with USCS as alumni. USCS will have other Deans of Stu- dents but there will never be an- other Earl Gordon. His untimely death was a personal tragedy to every student at the university. Earl Gordon personally assisted many stu- dents in their eitorts to continue school. USCS will have other Deans ol Students but there will never be another Earl Gordon. A Celebration of Freedom Church bells peeled joyously from mightly cathedrals and finY churches, sirens waited and low- ered flags were hoisted back to the tops of the staffs as the word spread across a frustrated nation that the 52 American hostages were free at last. People watching the inaugura- tlon of Ronald Reagan as presi- dent broke into cheers and un- corked champagne when the news came that the freedom flights had finally left Tehran after 444 exasperafing days. "We can all drink to this one," Reagan said while Jimmy Carter, the former president, told report- ers upon his arrival back in his home state of Georgia, "I couldn't be happier." Officials at the state and local levels organized celebrations and observances in Florida, Idaho, Maryland, California, Tennessee, Ohio, Michigan, and elsewhere. Streets were festooned with fresh yellow ribbons to replace those that had faded during the long ordeal. Many people simply offered prayers of thanksgiving. Three Algerian jets roared through the night skies over the Mlddle East late Tuesday, January 20, and landed to refuel in Ath- ens, carrying the released hos- tages, their belongings and the Algerian diplomats who served as go-betweens in the long and frus- trating negotiations tor the Ameri- cans' freedom. The "Freedom Special" craft flew west, Closing the final chap ter in a 1495-month hostage-hold- lng without precedent in modern diplomatic history. "History will record this as one of his qCarter'sy greatest achieve ments." Flags were raised in a Hermitage, Pa., ceme tery last February in remembrance of the American DOSYCQSS. .I V ,.Al"' si ra , Zz' ' t i ! .L .- r. s, ,uw , sol? 'QT The Shah, whose return was once a Condi tion set by Iranian militants tor the release of the American hostages in Iran, died ln Egypt late ln July, 1980, alter a wandering exile, 80,000 marched on the U.S. embassy, in Teh ran ln November, 1979, about two weeks after lranian militants seized it, taking the Americans hostage. Ayatollah Khomeini waves to crowd of lol lowers gathered in the streets outside his house in Tehran. w . ex I-n-ggqn. 'F Q .0 ' , P F rf" " 8 9 5933 A04 if l "The Shuttle HCIS LClnCled" Space shuttle Columbia trium- phantly passed her first trial by spacefllght, sailing hpyersonic through the heat of reentry to a perfect landing on a sunbaked desert runway. The moment of triumph-1:20 p.m. EST April 14, 1981-belonged to astronauts John Young and Rob ert Crippen, who inaugerated a rev- olutionary space transportation sys- tem with a mission lasting two days, six and one halt hours. Columbia, two years delayed, a S10 billion question mark, a white and black ship with the American flag on its left side, landed precise ly as scheduled. "You can't believe what a flying machine this isl" Young exulted. "lt's really something special." As he left the shuttle, he looked over the ships iiiesavef thermal-tiles, and punched the air with gusto. Young iffitiflitllfi made history: They were the iifst ever to return from space without having to splashdown in water American-style, or bounce on the ground, as the Russians do it. Young and Crippen moved down the steps of the portable ramp with a bounce in their step and broad smiles on their faces. Young impul- slvely circled the front of the ship on a personal inspection tour. He liked what he saw, jabbed the air in delight and flashed a thumbs up to the recovery crew. "I think we've got a fantastic and remarkable capability here," Young said at a brief welcoming ceremo ny. "We really are not foo far in the human race from going to the stars and Bob and I are mighty proud to have been a part of this revolution." And Crippen, a space veteran at last, said that "as the rookie of the group, I can say that waiting twelve years to get my flight in space was really worth it. l'll go stand in line for another twelve years if that is what it will take, but I don't think it will. I think we're back in the space business to stay." The astronauts came out of a 15 minute communications black-out, the most danger-filled time, with a tension-breaking message for the shuttle team: "Hello Houston, Colum bla here." "You're coming right down the chute," Houston said. "You're com ing right down the track." They were and they stayed exactly on target. Down, down, the Columbia went, dipping first to one side, then an- other. From a hypersonic speed in space it went to supersonic and then to subsonic. Two sonic booms exploded over the Rogers Dry Lake. With the launching of the space shuttle the country is on the edge of a new pioneer spirit. .Q 55+ 'Ja . L b 'Erik-,ip " If Q. 'H-f, ,C X3 c nwtlt-W The ship rolled to a stop on the Rogers Dry Lake runway on the Mo jave Desert, right on the runway centerline. It had been aloft exact- ly 2 days, 6 hours, 20 minutes and 52 seconds. The astronauts had to remain in- side their cockpit for about 45 min- utes while the ship's remaining deadly fuels were cleared out and the hatch opened, the first recov- ery crew came away with a glad report-no problems. Columbia was untested no long er. America was back in space for the rest of the century with a brand new workhorse vehicle to ferry men and cargo in and out of orbit- someday, on a twoa-month sched ule. Columbia came into the atmo- sphere nose up to shift the brunt of the 2,750 degree heat to the tiles on its belly. Free and weightless in space, Columbia now became an 80-ton glider-the biggest ever flown. Astronaut John Young, right, passed the key to Shuttle Columbia to the new commander Joe Engle and Richard Truly. At the speed of sound, Columbia sailed east- ward over the runway, took a llturn to use up speed and energy and came down text- book style-with the nose up. s arding Society's Health On lvlay 15, the Mary Black School of Nuasrrlg held its Pinning and Capping f:.e:'emony at the First Presbyterlart 5Q:5'1f,ifC5'l in Spartanburg. Dr. -5-:mwes Fogariie, Pastor ot the church tendered the invocation. Miss Babb, Assistant Professor and Director of the Associate De gree Program, welcomed the can dldates. The student speaker, Ms. Allle Jumper, was a member of the graduating class. Another member ot the class, Ms. Rosa Suber, intro duced the program speaker, Ms. Cecilia Cogdeil, Associate Professor and Acting Dean of the Mary Black School ot Nursing. Dean Cogdell presented the candidates with cri ses in the nursing profession tor the 'l980's. She encouraged them to face each one and consider them not crises but challenges for the wx--. A.. s. .Y SS' l. rw iffizi . - f.. X- . ..,.s..s. M. -,:.n.--iff. V . Q if V V! I . 'V ' 'fl :iw -q'5i'?'tf" p R .. ...vst"""3 A A-,nn F upcoming years. Graduated nurses prepare to recite the sol emn Nurses' Pledge. The First Presbyterian Church served as the location for the 1981 Pinning and Capping Ceremonies. FX-. Mr. Phillip Massey then gave a presentation of special music, "You'lI Never Walk Alone." Mrs. Juanita Patrick, Teaching Associate, led the presentation of the graduates. At this time, Assis- tant Professors Ms. Glenda P. Sims and Ms. Carol Rentz, Sophomore and Freshman Level Coordinators, respectively, presented them with their pins and caps. Each school of nursing through- out the U.S. has its own pin and cap. On the pin is the name of the school and some symbol that identifies the school. USCS gradu- ates have the Golden Dome, the Palmetto tree, representing the state, a cross symbolic ot health, and the lamp: a reminder of the work done by Florence Nightin- gale and the school's name. The pln and cap signifies that she has completed her education and dis- plays, proudly, where she re- Candles, and rows ot caps contribute to this solemn and memorable event. The pin marks the end of schooling and the beginning ot a career as a nurse in service. -.ics , V.-,sl celved it. Wearing a pin or cap from another school of nursing would be like wearing a ring from a school from which you were not a graduate. After they had received their pins and caps, all the graduates recited, in unison, the Nurses' Pledge which states, "l commit myself to do all in my ability to make and continue the highest standards in this my chosen pro- fesslon of nursing. l will persist in enhancing my knowledge and abilities in order to maintain a competent level of practice. l will upheld the Confidentiality of my patients. l will be active and re- sponsible in promoting and sate- guardlng the health and welfare of society." The ushers, Susan Mattlson, Terry Robinette, Dean Searsy, and Janice Thomas were chosen from the Freshman class to serve the 59 graduates. The beriedictian was given by student soloists and member of the graduating class, Ms. Diane Bishop. PET TZZTOIIGCTIOD of NISITTCFISS May 17, 11961:---lTSii':f5 Hodge Cen- ter gym--a beginning and an end- ing foe 303 They congre gated in auyilery gym as a complete lar the last time at 6:08 grin. to await their turn at changing their tassles from right to left, an honor they worked hard for ond a privilege they earned. Mr. Michael Massey, Senior Class President, delivered the invocation. Dr. G.B. Hodge, Chairman of the Spartanburg County Commission for Higher Education, gave the opening remarks and welcomed family, friends, honored and distinguished guests, and the 1981 graduating class. The Honorable T.W. Edwards, member of the House of Represen- tatives, recognized Mr. Daniel Drelsbach, a 1981 Rhodes Scholar from USCS and presented him with a copy of the Resolution passed by the South Carolina General Assem- bly in recognition of his honor. Dr. Michael Jilling was presented the 1981 South Carolina Teacher of the Year Award by Daniel Dreisbach. Dr. Jilling gave a word of "warning" to the faculty as a whole to "get your campaign start- ed early. Submitting your creden- tlals to the Board won't do it." Dr. Olin B. Sansbury, Jr., Chancellor at USCS, awarded the first Earl Gordon Medals to Miss Lynn Clemmons and Mr. Dean Horton. This award is presented to one male and female graduate who are selected on the basis of ser- vice to the university and its stu- dents, involvement in campus ac- tivltles, service to the community and nobility of character. On behalf of the University, an honorary degree of Doctor of Pub lic Service was presented to United States Senator Mark O. Hatfield, Chairman of the Senate Appropri- ations Committee, by Dr. James B. Holaernzan, President of the Universi- ty Tr. Sansbury, and George -e-we-tary at the Board of 1' 1-motor Hatfield also deliv- The , .s 'wi----:in end to the secure and 3 fret? tr, J Future ered the Commencement Ad- dress. Senator Hatfield told the class, "This country must seek a bal- ance between military spending and other programs." He cited the experience ot the Shah of Iran, adding, "We do need a strong defense. We are danger- ously low in military readiness, es- pecially in the Navy and our re- serve forces, but dollars do not mean security." He also told graduates that "We need energy, Imagination, and commitment and we must not forget that real peace Iles only in the fulfillment of human personality and human Dr. Michael Jllllng was presented the South Carolina Teacher of the Year Award. T.W. Edwards presents Daniel Drelsbach a South Carolina resolution passed ln recogni tlon of his honor as Rhodes Scholar. vlrtues." Dr. Ron G. Eaglin, Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs, called each individual graduate forward for the final walk which slgnlfled the beginning of a fu- ture. Dr. Olin Sansbury and Presi- dent James Holderman presented diplomas. Also assisting were Dean Thomas H. Gunter, School of Business, Dean Arthur Justice, Sr., School of Education, Dean John B. Edmunds, Jr., School of Humanities and Sciences, and Acting Dean Cecilia Cogdell, Mary Black School of Nursing. After the receiving of diplomas, Mr. Andrew Moller led the singing of the Alma Mater. Miss Melodie A. Greer gave the benediction. A reception was held in the Hodge Center for the graduates, their families and all guests in atten- dance. il fmqag Index Abdalla, Amy-319 Abdallc . John Paul-319 Abraham, Danny-251 Aceyedo. Armando J.-243,251,266 Adams, Carol Lee-319 Adams, Danny-255 Adams, Norma J.-241 Addleton, Bob-49 Admlnlstratlve Management Soclety-236 AlroAmerlcon Assoclatlon-236 Ahmad, Emal El-242 Alken, Jayne C,-236,318 Alken, James Perry-318 Albee, Alllson-238,246,266 Al-Duqhalter, Elyad--242 Allen, Charles Edwln-318 Allen, JeannleSeQal-256 Allen, Tom-257 Anderson, Hank R.-247,252,255 Anderson, James W.-196,200,211 Arms, Amanda A.-266 Arms, Ellzabeth M.-260,318 Around Town-96,97 Art League-237 Ashburn, Phyllls-227,230,231 Ashcratt, Steven-21 Baehr, Paula-21 Balley, Sammy-250,318 Baln, Don-243,251 Ballard, Lydla K.-266 Ballenger, Ancrum D.-266 Ballenger, Joy-318 Ballenqer, Kay B.-260,319 Banks, Dana M.-93,245,251 Baron, Deborah A.-267 Barker, Lezlle M.-236 Barnard, Gary-247 Barnette, Betsy-318 Barnette, Kathy E.-253 Barnhlll, Rhonda K.-49,72.73,119,131,147, 238,250,251,252,256,263,267 Barnshook, Linda J.-267 Barrls, Susan L.-318 Barry, Anna M.-260,319 Bartosh, Stephen C.-167,267 Basketball-60,61,62,63,108,109,186,187,188 189,190,191,192,193,194,195,196,197,19B 199,200,201,202,203,233 Bates, Cynthla-236 Bates, Keith E.-267 Baxter, Ellzabeth Ann-318 "Bayou Rellcs"-78,79,80,81 Bla Event-292,293,294 Blshop, Dlanne F.-319 Blshop, Ellzabeth B.-319 Black, Prudence R.-267 Black, Russell E.-318 Blackwell, Mlchael P.-249 Blackwell, Rene' A.-248,256,267 Blackwell, Sherry-319 Blakely, Reglna-239 Blander, Louls K.-256,268 Blanton, Debra A.-242 Blanton, Gary W.-21 Blanton, Marllyn K.-319 Boqan, Catherine-319 Bollng, Gall B.-319 Bollng, Marlon J.-268 Bonner, Leo-236 Booker, Kathy C.-251 Bookstore- 128, 129 Boulware, Rlchard D.-318 Bowen, Wllllam N.-314 Bowman, Joe-219,243,251 Boyd, Gary-239 Boyd, Herman L.-268 Boyter, Deborah Lynn-318 Bradford, Cheryl L.-236 Bradley, James-314 Brannon, Douglas N.-182,185 251 Brannon, Laura Ann-319 Brlan, Tammy J.-268 Brldwell, Shella-268 fmM!W W CAROLINIAN lqllllll CAROLANA 251iiriffni,r2,if55so2f'epfS2Q1rr'fi 'll ll Ashe, Nancy R.-319 Ashemore, Andrea-241 Ashford, Clndy-130,238,316 Ashlord, Rlchard-119,256 Alhlellc Banquet-204,205 Alklns, 51,-lnrlan L.--266 l5.lt4lflS, Sharon S -253.319 Lee-318 Milli, 5-il' f f"+-A Atravra'-.f W- 'T -2 lfv--266 Avery, Lvl:-fr A -A 7T2:l3,250,251,252,266 Aycath. t '2-10 Ayers, Robe! ' is-31? Beard, Wllllam D.-319 Beasley, John G.-314 Beasley, Peggy-82 Becher. Marlanne L.-319 Bell, Book, and Candle-82,83 Bell, Rosemary-319 Bennet, Mark L.-255 Bennet, Robert-314 Benson, Luke-314 Bentley, Karen A.-267 Berry, Shella J.-267 Bethea, Wllllam L.-314 Beverley, Carole-253,319 Brlght, Hall F.-246 Brlght, Shella Lelgh-319 Brltt, Glna-319 Brock, Terry S.-249,268 Brocklngton, Wllllam S.-314 Brooks, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Brown, Jeanne B.-260 Betty R.-268 Cecllla-236 Christopher-256,268 Elizabeth-79,236 Jerrle-244 Jlm-242 Robert L.-249,252,268 Burnelle, Freda C.-269 Index Bro-Den Brown, Sylvla S.-269 Cannon. Karen A.-318 Clemmons, Esther Lynn-74,101,131,14A,148, Brownlng, Kathryn-319 Canton, Carol R.-253 238,252,254,260,315 Brownlee, Llsa P.-318 Canlrell, AIIISOD-72.240 Clement, Suzanne T,-260 BTUCS, Mike-251 Cahllell, Jlm R.-318 Clowneyl Ellzqbeth-313 Burton, Clara Lee-251 Cantrell, Tony H.-318 Coon, Dr. JP.-19 Bryan, Jessle C.-319 Bryant, Davld C.-256 Bull, Tlm-205 Bulllngton, Dewey R.-244 Bulsa, Daniel B.-243,269 Burgess, Beth-256 Burgess, Janlce M.-154,241,244,247 Burnette, Randolph L. -21 Burnetle, Thomas J.-243,251,319 Burns, Anglea S.-269 Burroughs, Wlllalm J.-18 Burton, Elleen R.-260,319 Byrd, Valencla-253 Carolana-130,131,238 Carollna Pledmont Foundation-20,21 Carr, Kathryn--318 Carrlngton, Lord- 1 14,1 15 Carson, Bonnie Ruth Clowney-318 Carter, Beverly C.-269 Carter, Debble Pope-318 Carter VS. Reagan-132,133,134,135 Cobb, Jack-19 Cogdell, Jel1ery W.-319 Coley, Frelda S.-270 Colllns, Wllllam D.-260,318 Colqultt, Deborah A.-270 Commuter Unlverslty-50,51 Computers-46,47 Conn, Mlchael G.-270 Cash, Robln Charlene-318 Cecll, Cynthia-319 Center, Deborah Ann-319 Chambers, Deborah A.-236 Chandler, Rlck Ray-269 Charest, Roy Joseph-319 Byrom, Anthony L.-244 Caldwell, Tracey-253 Callaway, Teresa l.-269 Callaoway, Margaret-253 Campbell, Erlc-257 Campbell, Portlcla Beth-319 Candler, Teresa Ann-269 Chastaln, Marlle C.-257 The Cheerleaders all agree that the Rlfles are undeniablely No. 1! Cheerleaders-109,211,240 Cheshler, Robert G.-205,269 Chess Club-239 Chllders, Rebecca J.-270 Chlna-22,23 Chrlst, Clndy Ann--318 Chrlstaln, Susan D.-154,205,318 Chukwu, Okechukwu J.-173,179,266 Clampett, Mlchelle-270 Clary, Davld W.-179,181,182,185,204,252 318 Clary, Gerald F.-239 Clary. Robln Genna-181 Clayton, Llsa R.-318 Congaree Swamp-102,103 Cooke, Susan-260 Cooper, Wllllam B.-242,255 Copley, Frank-244 Corbln, Rlchard E.-251,261,318 Corlnth, Connie-253 Corley, Joyce W.-270,319 Corn, Charles M.-257 Cothran, James W.-314 Cothran, Waddete Sltton-319 Counseling and Career Development Cen ter-48,49 Cowboys-110,111 Cox, Dlck-319 Cox, Jlll Paula-288 Cox, Roger-257 Coyle, Dlck-257 Craln, Ann L.-270 Craven , Connie Darlene-255,270 Craven, Wesley E. Jr.-255,256,261,319 Crawford, Boot-204 Crlmlnal Jusllce Assoclatlon-239 Crosby, Nancy Ann-250,271 Crosland, Andrew-241,244 Cross Country-178,179,180,181,182,183.184, 185,233 Crow, Teresa Ann-271 Crowder, Larry J.-261,319 Crowe, Tammy-239 Cudd, Davld Benjamin-318 Cudd, Relda C.-271 Curry, George 314 Curson, Theresa-239 Curtls, Charlotte A.-261 Dalton, Glenette B.-250,265,318 Danlel, Nancy l..-319 Danlel, Gary L.-21 Data Processlng MODGQefT'l6l"l1 ASSOCIGTIOD- 241 Dave, Dee-239 Davenport, Margaret-253 Davldson, Danny P.-251 Davldson, Ellzabelh-241 Davls, Alton K.-271 Davls, Harold-19 Davls, Marla S.-318 Davls, Thomas-247 Davlsson, Jane-28,35 Dawklns, James R.-46 Dedlcatlon-315 Deen, Carolyn R.-271 Deerlng, Mllllken-98,99 DeFrellas, Arllndo-271 Del Plno, Carlos M.-74,172,175,205,243,251 Dempsey, John J.-249 Dennls, Carolyn-318 Sn-HCIC Index Dennis, Deborah-315 Dennis, R. Morkley-314 DeRosa, Jan M,-283 Dickens, Dawn E.--271 Dickey, John W.-319 Dreska, Diana F --F250 Dill, Trlvlla M --23'-7' Dillingham, Ruth--1-319' Dixon, Diane-318 Dobson. Amy R.-318 Dobson, Connie R.-243 Donnahoo, Donna-319 Downey, Janice Kaye-319 Drelsbach, Daniel L.-4O,41,114,246,247,254, 304 Dl'eSSlTlOl'l, Mlchael-44 DYUCKBV, M6Yef-44 Duff, Scott L.-251 DUDCGH, Donna M.-271 Foin, Brent W.-272 Fall Sports Day-88,89,9O,91 Farmer, Curtis B.-243,251 Farmer, Stnaley D.-318 Faulkner, Sandra R.-272 Faulkner, Wendy F.-239 Fendley, Blll-239 Fenley, Claude D.-272 Fergerson, Mlchael A.-236 Ferrell, Jlmmy A.-319 Fink, Laurie Beth-318 Finkelstein, Ann-318 Fisher, Dedra L.-246 Fisher, Karen H.-318 Flemming, Kim M.-278 Flowers, Marilyn A.-319 Ford, David Ivan-318 Foster, Clark W.-318 Foster, Mary F.-319 Fowler, Cheryl-205,319 Flower Fowler . Carol L.-318 . Robert B,-318 Fowler, Sharon-255,272 Franklln, Thaddeus-236,243,251 GlbSOn, James E.-182,185 Gibson, Mlchael J.-198,204 Gibson, Wendell-169,189,193 195 201 204 251 Gilbert, Lou Lynn-72,238,241,245 251 Gilbert, Nancy L.-273 Giles, Mary J.-237 Glst, Lavlda M.-273 Glenn, Frances Elizabeth-318 Godfrey, Lorl A.-273 Gotorth, Harriett-318 Golden Dome-94,95 Goldsmith, Paul S.-314 Golf-206,207,208,209,233 Gollghtly, Doris E.-319 Goodwin, Allce P.-318 Goodwin, Mlchael H.-318 Goodwin, Paula H.-319 Gordon, Earl-296,297 Gossett, Tony R.-273 Gowan, Kelly L.-240,251 Graduates-318,319 Graduation-52,53,304,305 Grady, Robert Lynn-318 Much ol the afternoon entertainment fea- tured various musicians trom the area. 5 Earl Gordon Medals-144,145 Easier, Tracey-92,245,251 Edwards, Becky-49 Edwards, T.W.-304 Edwards, Brenda P.-319 Edwards, James W.-319 Eggett, Donna Jean-253 Elaine Silvers-64,65 Elder, Yvonne-318 Eleazer, Jennie-253 Eledge, Phyllis E.-272 Elliot, Stacey-250 Ellis. Harold D. Jr.-261,319 Ellison, Phyllis Annette-318 Elmore, John C.-319 Emery, Rhonda L.-272 English, Anthony W,--246,252,261,265 Eaifelfnirz, Ellis Edwin-319 ' 1' -'hfvn Laverne-319 '54 Freeman, Billy R.-272 Fritz, Carol C.-318 Frye, Chris-247 Fullbrlght, Dennis-239,252 Gabbard, Marvin D.-192,212 Gahagan, J. Ann-319 Galney, Joseph R.-242,272 Gallman, Donna G.-261 Gambrell, Beth-238 Gamma Beta Phi-241 Galdo, Jackie Nell-239,318 Garrett, Allen E.-318 Garrett, Nancy Q.-319 Garner, John P.-272 Geddes, Gerald G. Jr,-273 Gelardl, Tehirih R.-255,273 George, Arthur-49 George, Mary Frances-318 Grady, Robert W.-261,319 Graham, Cole M.-250 Graham, David J.-318 Gramllng, Marlon-20 Grant, James H.-250,318 Gray, Alan-246 Gray, Becky-246 Gray, Dianne-318 Greene, Joe C. ll-272 Greene, Veronica G.-241 Greer, Melodle A.-116,118,119 152 319 Gregory, Betsy R.-256,273 Gregory, Elizabeth-236 Gregory, Susan E.-245 Grzybowski, Phyllis-236,261,318 Guttey, Linda D.-237 Gunter, Thomas-24,25 Hackett, Frances-315 Index HCII-Kel Hall, Jayne Taylor-319 Hall, Klmberley C.-273 Hall, Llly Roland-314 Hall, Patrlcla Andrea-228,231,319 Hamilton, Shlrley A.-251 Hancock, Rhonda L.-319 Hance, Nelll-83 Handicapped-140,141 Hanna, Carole G.-318 Hanner, Frank E.-319 Hardln, Vanessa-160,205,221,319 Harmon, Arleen S.-261 Harper, James Henry-319 Harrlngton, Malabar-274 Harrington, Tracey C.-274 Harrls, Jan R. Jr.-256 Harrls, Kathl Marla-318 Harrls, Llsa G.-274 Henderson, Sandy-318 Henderson, Shelby J.-253,274 Hendrlx, Hubert-20 Hendrlx, Teresa-275 Henry, Tal-207 Hensley, Gary Wayne-275 Hess, Joelle-155,318 Hlcks, Kathryn-237 Hlgh, Gall Lynn-318 Hlll, Leona-275 Hlll, Lewis A.-204,212,215 Hlll, Wllllam A.-21 Hlx, Robert J.-242,246 Hlxson, Llsa D.-256 Hodge, G.B.-18 HOICCYTIDS, BCYDQIO-251,275 HOld6l', Madora-3 '19 HOldBl'I'T1On, James B.-22,314 1 . ii.,-,A SYLIGSDTS fake O few fT1lI'1Uf6S befWeel'l classes lor F681 Gnd FSIGXCHOD. Harris, Lyndon F.-255,274 Harrlson, Elizabeth M.-319 Harrlson, Wynell-236 Harley, Cleveland-19 Harfin, Trena-251,274 Harvey, Margaret-274 Hatfield, Mark O.-305 Hawkins, Kathy L.-245,251 Hawklns, Vlckle-318 Hayes, Jerry W.-274 Hazel, Rlcky A.-252,255,274 Headrlck, Millie-318 ' Heafherly, Charlene-318 Heenan, Sean F.-319 Henderson, Dan S.-314 Henderson, Dlane H.-274 Holland, James P.-188,193,204,212 Holland, Mac-256 Holmes, Jimmy L.-319 Homecoming-116,117,118,119 Hood, Robin M.-21 Horne, Braxton W,-193 Horton, Lloyd Dean-74,101,145,238,249,254, 261,319 Hotze, Andre L.-275 Hauser, Sherri Lynn-319 Howard, Jerry M.-241,275 Howe, Angela J.-275 Howell, Louis P.-18 Hucks, Andrea J.-275 Hudgins, James B.-276 Huff, Kimberley-251,276 Huffman, Rosalind-82 Hughes, Denlse B,-319 Hughes. Hughes, Hughes, Hughes, Hughey, Karen Ann-318 Nan-253 Wendy L,-245,251,252,276 Wendy L.-276 Phlllp E.-276 Hughson, Shuck F.-276 Humphrls, Elizabeth-276 Humphrls, Renee-256 Huntslnger, Joyce F.-276 Hursey, Laura J.-319 Hutchins, Tlmothy-318 Hutsell, Gene-21 Hyatt, Carl F.-262,318 Hyatt, Harold T.-248,250,276 Hyder, Larry Richard-319 lnternaflonal Club-242 lnlramurals-243 lran Crlsls-298,299 Jackson, Carol L.-289 Jackson, Deborah-169,204,229,230 231 251 Jamerson, JeMargari-253 Jarvis, Jenny M.-319 Jeans, Woodrow V.-319 Jeter, Harold M.-236 Jllllng, Michael-32,42,43,304 Jogging Club-243 Johns, Herman-318 Johnson, Abby Lee-277,319 Johnson, Barry W.-262 Johnson, David-239 Johnson, Edward M.-249 Johnson, Joyce C.-277 Jolley, Eric-251 Jolley, Janice L.-253,277 Jolley, Phil-204,209 Jones, Bobby D.-277 Jones, Candy S.-251 Jones, Cindy A,-74,240,251 Jones, Dale-256 Jones, Joann P.-319 Jones, Sleven B.-251 Jones, Susan M.-155,168,204,205,319 Jordan, Jennie W.-277 Julian, Frances J.-237,277 Jumper, Allie H.-319 Kansas City-210,212,215,217 Karcher, Briclgett-318 Karpiack, Bill-208 Kasel, Joe-83 Keith, John-21,158 Kelly, David M.-262,318 Kelly, De Carlos S.-262,318 Kelly, George Raymond-319 Kelly, Keith-124,125,218 -Keir-Na Index Kercher, Susan C.-319 Kern, Linda K --M318 Kimbreil, Debbie A --252,255,277 Kimbrell, Judy Orr--262,318 Klng. Allison Maria--262,318 Klng. Bobby-2.18 King, David J --277' Klngsrnoie, Ginger G -278,319 Kingsmore, Karen A,-318 Kirby Sherri L,-278 Kirkland, OC.-21 Klutzz, Ernest-20 Knlght, Donald-244 Knight, Ellzabeth D.-262 Kohlenstein, Frank-243,251 Kohler, John-158 Labanick, George-256 Lambert, Dwight-44 Lottls, James E. Jr.-246 Long, Mark Larry-318 Lowe, Kimberly A.-245 Lummus, Kelly R.-278 Lynch, Shella R.-248 Lyonslurner, Laura Ann-318 MacNelll, Barbara-253 Madison, Susan-253 Maggie's Drawers-244 Mallory, Archle G,-319 Malphrus-263,318 Manjl, Rozlna-318 Manley, John-238 Mapley, Gordon-250 Married and Older Students-112,113 Martin, Carole A.-279 Martln, Charlene K.-319 Martln, Pallna Loulse-319 McNalley, Yvonne-318 Meadors, Lula J.-253 Means, Joyce A.-253 Messer, Klmberley K.-319 Mester, Altrelds Gladys-319 Melton, Rebecca Lynn-318 Methrln, Jerry R.-319 Middleton, Jtlquellrte D 118 119 153 204 226 Mlkelonls, John-169,224 Miller, Chuck-236 Mlller, Llnda C.-319 Mlller, Ollvla-318 Mlller, Tlmothy J.-110,279 Mllls, Chal Arnold-318 Mlss Freshman-151 Mlss Homecomlng-152 Mlss Senlor-148 Mlss Sophomore-150 Mlss USCS-146,147 Mlss USCS Pageant-72,73 74 75 Mltchell, George-21 Mottltt, Fred-21 Moller, Andrew-156,252 319 Moon, Hubert Christopher 319 Many ot the married students on campus brlng their lamllles along to enjoy the enter' talnment. Lancaster, Davld R.-278 Lane, Sharon B.-319 Lanford, Terry K.-318 La Roche, Fred F.-75 Lawson, Carolyn A.-262,318 Lawson, James-278 Ledtord, Deanne-253 Leaford, Nlna-245 Lee. Lucllle K.-318 Lee, Llnda M.-255,278 Lee, Tommy-243,251 Legg. Jayne P.-245,278 Lenahan, Sara-319 Leafifisfd Rebekah Ann-319 stfirffnzfiv Doug B.-193,197,200,204 -121,256,287 1' -11:73 .ma 5 i.--V-318 Martln, Teresa A.-245 Mashburn, Paltl A.-74,151,240 Mason, Patsy W.-241 Massey, Mlchael E.-155,181,185,204,205, 243,252,319 Mathls, Anna L.-279 Mattlson, Susan S.-279 May, Ralph-239,257 McAbee, Debra K.-278 McAbee, Wendy L.-278 McCartney, Amanda B.-319 McCleod, Bllly S.-318 McClure, Jeannie-318 McCombs, Kathryn L.-278 McCown, Llnda J.-246,254,262,31B McDonald, Kathleen Marle-319 McDowell, Charles-239 McDowell, Dlanne P.-319 McDowell, Sandra K.-319 McDowell, Teresa R,-278 McGaha, Burnlce D.-241,250 -V-978 71 McKIttrlck, Patrlcla A.-318 Mooney, Oscar D.-168,190 212 215 236 256 Montgomery, Harrlette K,-319 Moore, Carolyn-279 Moore, Lawrence-244 Moore, Sandra R.-279 Morfleld, Julie Ann-319 Morgan, Wllllam B.-318 Morrls, Davld P.-239 Morrls, Gwendolyn-279 Mosely, Eddy-205,223 Moss, Pattl-318 Munday, Cynthia L.-239 244 Murphy, Thomas H.-263 Murray, Rlck-205 Nalley, Ann-251 Index Nal-Rom Nalley, Steven C.-185,251,263,318 Nature Trall-138,139 Near Misses Dance Team-92,93,109,245 Nelsler, Tamara C.-279 Nelson, Donna C.-318 Nelson, Gwendolyn C.-250,263 Newberry, Gillian-45,244 News-106,107 Newton, DGTIO L.-238,242,246,252,254,255, 279,316 Nlchols, Julla K.-280 Nlx, Elizabeth B.-319 Nodlne, Barry D.-241 Oakes, Cynthia Oakes-318 O'Daniel, Jane-318 Oglesby, Janice C.-90,156,245,249,251,318 O'Toole, Terrence-182,185,204,243 Outdoor Sclence Club-244 Owens, Michael-239 Pack, Donna Lynne-318 Pack, Stephen G.-280 Padgett, Richard E.-263,318 Padgett, Susan A.-280 Page, Joseph T.-196,251 Paige, Patsy J.-319 Palmer, Barbara S.-318 Pangle, Jettrey G.-263,319 Pappas, Teresa Ann-319 Paradls, Tlna R.-239 Parker, Bobble E.-318 Parker, Davld S.-90,239,250 Parker , Freddle D.-256 an-. I Swallowing the pie became a new rule and sometimes proof was necessary that it was all gone. Pennington, Beverly-281 Pep Band-108,120,121,248 Perry, John J.-281 Petty, Charlene S.-240,251 Petty, Joseph T.-319 Photo Club-246 Plckerel, Tammy-256 Plgg, Charlotte W.-263,318 Pl Kappa Phl-122,123,249 Plnnlng and Capping Ceremony-302,303 Pltts, Renee D.-281 Plumley, Cecll Glen-15o,248,250,255,256 Polltlcal Sclence Club-246 Polson, Jeannie K.-157,247,255,263,318 Ponder, Nancy H.-319 Poole, Frances Kaye-281 Poore, Deborah Ann-319 Poteat, Teresa A.-263,318 Poucher, Richard A.-157,264,318 Poulos, Miranda K,-251 Pritchard, Alan W.-255,264 Psychology Club-250 Pustaver, Donna R.-281 Putnam, Mark Lee-319 Qulnnelly, Charles-239 Quinton, Krista L.-281 Radtord, Debra L.-130,238,281 Rakes, Tammy L.-255,282 Randall, Debra-251 Randolph, Vlckle Lynn-318 Rawls, Lewls Y,-282 Reed, Robbie-253 Registration-58,59 Reid, Robble Karen-319 Relnaman, Joseph C.-237 Renovations-66,67,68,69 Retzer, Susan S.-318 Revls, Carmen Marla-282 Rhodarmer, Wllllam-282 Rhodes Scholarship-40,41 Rice, Dale-318 Rice, Sharon-205,236 Rice, Wllllam A.-236 Richardson, Ronald J.-318 Richardson, Tom M.-282 Ridge, Margaret Ann-319 Rltlemanla-166,167,168,169,170,214,216 Robbins, Jlll A.-248,282 Robe, Regis-242 Roberts, Sharon S.-319 Ohanuka, Aloysius Chidebere-318 Omicron Delta Kappa-247 Onorato, Carmelina-75,240,251,280 Orientation-56,57 Orr, Donna D.-280 O'Shields, Altred B.-263,318 Osorlo, Carlos J.-175,280 O'Steen, John G.-280 O'Sulllvan, Rodney-260 O'Sulllvan's-104,105 Parks, Allstalr-248 Parris, Barry-244 Patrick, Juanita-45 Patlllo, Pam S.-255,256 Payne, Patrlcla E.-319 Peake, Marvln-319 Peeler, Marllyn A.-318 Pendlebury, Davld I.-249,280 Penlnger, Amanda L.-256,281 Penn, Kathy K.-280 Robinette, Teresa P.--253 Robinson, Anthony M.-282 Robinson, Lisa K.-74,130,150,238,252,254 256,272,282 Robinson, Sheryl-236 Roddy, Mark O.-213,248 Rogers, Deborah M.-319 Rogers, John-21 Rogers, June Louise-319 Rogers, Patrlcla G.-319 Rogers, Sherry P.-283 Romanek, Rebecca A.-237 iliarn-To Index Romlne, Ron-240 Rogue, Ishmael-243,283 ROTC-124,125 Rotter, Alex H.-M-283 Roundlree, Robert D, ---S 74Q Rubel, David-205,222.1zfE,1?25 Ruehl, Robert 11 -SWF Rushing, Johrrrry 3 -4283 Salom, Mark T.-251 Sanders, Beautord W.-264,319 Sanders, Renee M.-318 Sanford, Paullne R.-319 Sansbury, Olln B., Jr.-16,17,115,213 Saylors, Charles J.-238,246,252,254,283 School of Business Admlnlstratlon-24,25 School ol Education-26,27 School ot Humanltles and Sclence-36,37 School ot Nurslng-38,39 Scott, Sandra J.-242,256,283 Scruggs, Katrlna J.-283 Searcy, Onle J.-283 Searcy, Wllllam D.-253 Seltert, Llnda S.l,-236,264 Seko, Emmanuel-244 Sell, Cynthia M.-283 Semones, Stephen P.-283 Seniors-260,261,262,263,2o4,265 Seress, Sllvla-237 Shealy, Thomas M.-318 Sheehan, Reggie-167 Sherer, Walter Dean-319 Sherrlll, Teresa A.-286 Sigma Pi Mu-250 Slmpson, Reginald S.-284 Simpson, Virginia L.-283 Slms, Gregory Ellis-205,284 Slnderman, John D.-121,248,250 Singleton, Ansonett-284 Skelton, Gary C.-318 Skey, Marhta Anne-284 Ski Club-251 Smith. Carmen L.-284,319 Smlth, Deborah A.-284 Smlth, Debra Sue-318 Smlth, Donald E.-318 Smlth, Gerald-318 Smlth, Gina Mabe--318 Smith, Donald Ray-319 Smlth, Horace-20 Smith, Jamelle-284 Smlth, Jamette--284 Smith, Kay-237 Smlth, Kenneth Daryl Vance-318 Smith, Lisa J,-264,318 Smith, Melgle Juan-318 Smlth, Michael Duane-318 Smlth, Richard J.-242,246,284 Smith, Wanda D.-236 Srnothers, Teresa P,-264 Snelgrove, Gina L,-256 Snoddy, Karen E.-157,236,247,252,264,318 Snow-76,77 Shaw, Ralph P---264 SUOWDGN, M175 fr-ff'-'33 Soccer--N iii- fir, S ,wi f7fjI'l76'177'223 Softball--Q., .L Sondov. Sm . SOSED-69, Peg South Carcfe ws leglslature- 100,101,254 Space Shuttle-300,301 Spartan Club-251 Spartanburg County Commlsslon Education-18,19 Splvey, Salena D.-285 Spratlln, Leslle-265 Sprouse, Clary-319 Stack, Delores H.-237 Stancll, Lela Palmer-318 Stantord, Elizabeth-285 Stansbury, Susan Jane-319 Statlstlcs-232,233 Stavely, Charles-255 Steadman, James A.-246,285 Stephens, Jettrey F.-239 Stephens, Vlckl Dlane-318 Stepp, Donald Earl-318 Stepp, Ronald Eugene-318 tor Hlqher Suber, Rosa D.-285,319 Sullivan, Sylvla D.-286 Summerlln, Sonja-205 Sweatman, Mark R.-286 Sykes, Patrlcla Ann-241 Taylor, Elizabeth H.-242,246,319 Taylor, Terrl A.-243,251 Teacher of the Year-45 Tenkotte, Sherry J.-319 Tennls--223,224,233 Terry, Wllllam E.-319 Terry, Wllllam F.-265 Smiles serve as a way ot hiding shaky knees as the contestants compete tor Miss USCS. Stevens, Joan W.-318 Stewart, Mitchell E.-285 St. John, Paul-318 Stoddard, Eugene-314 Storeall, Richard-285 Strange, Laura Ann-319 Strossner, Mary-45 Strlbllng, Vicky S.-253,285 Stroup, JoAnn E.-285 Struble, Carol L.-241,285 Stuart, Teresa Anne-318 Student Government Assoclatlon- Student Nurses Assoclatlon-253 Studying-136, 137 86.87.252 Thalessenos, Peter-90,249,286 Theodore, Nlck-21 Thomas, Eva M.-237 Thomason, Phllllp B.-286 Thomason, Rebecca L.-204,229 286 Thompson, Sanford Stewart-318 Thore, Chris-255 Thornburg, Gary-318 Thornton, Billy-248 Tlllotson, Laura J.-90,245,286 Tlmmons, Lee Ann-379 Tlsdale, Vlckle L.-253 Tlszal, Betty-265,318 Todd Hobln Band-84,85 Index Tal- ,us . LW! Tolleson, Keith-243,251 Toole, Frampton W.-314 Tootle, Nancy L.-239 Trall, Babara Kathryn-319 Trlmm, Ronald H.-319 Trotter, Mlke-249 Tubb, Sandra D.-251,265,318 Turner, Catherine J.-286 Turner, Jack-31,34 Turner, Jessie-318 Turner, John B.-286 Ulln, Llbby-287 Underclassmen-266,289 Underhill, Bradley Gene-318 Universal Love-255 Unlverslty Chorus-256 USC Board of Trustees-314 USCS Hall ot Fame-160,163 Varner, Susan M.-287 Ward, Barry Dean-319 War Games Soclety-257 Warne, Charles A.-287 Warren, Cheryl D.-221,236,251 Waters, Jerry-201,2t2,2t5,217 Wattord, Troy S.-287 Watson, Charles R.-265,318 Watson, Gregory P.-117,243 Watts, Bonnle P.-243,251 Weathers, W.S. Jr.-191,249 Weaver, Debble D.-255,256,287 Weaver, Thomas L.-287 Welch, Wllllam Amos-319 Wells, Elizabeth-241 Wells, Pamela J.-287 Wentzwel, Susan J.-319 We've Arrived-4,13 Whelchel, Thelma P.-318 Whitaker, Gregory B.-239 Whlte, Carlotta-236 White, Edwin-45 Whlte, Klmberley C.-319 Whlte, Melodle R.-319 Whltener, Andrew E.-236 Whlteslde, Deborah-287 Whlteslde, Janeen E.-319 Whltney, Wllllam E. Jr.-314 Who's Who-154,t55,156,157 Wlenges, Othnell H.-314 Wllbanks, Patrlcla-319 Wilcox, Hugh L. Sr.-314 Wllklns, Llzabeth A.-288 Wllklnson, Dana-246 Wllllams, Bethea O,-288 Women's Softball-220,221 Womble, Wesley S.-243,248 Womlck, Llsa A.-288 Wood, Karen-318 Wood, Kevln N.-243,251 Wood, Robert A.-249,288 Woodrlng, John N.-288 Woods, Mlke-206 Woolen, Sara G.-319 Words from the Wlse-28,35 Worley, Donna K.-239 Wright, Pamela D.-288 Wyatt, Janlce E.-288 Wyatt, Wllllam Ray-319 Yavorsky, Joy Ellen-318 Yawn, Lynne Martlna-236,318 Youngblood, Dlanne-289 Youngblood, Fred H.-289 Youngblood, Mlnnle-289 Zelgler, Susan Kay-265 The Bookstore provides students with all books, supplies, and paraphernalia. Vensel, Debra Lynne-318 Waddell, Judith E.-240,251,287 Waldrop, Scott-318 Walker, Roger Joel-318 Wallace, Joyce Irene-319 Wallace, Lynne B.-319 Wllllams, Charles G.-314 Wllllams, Dorothy N.-265 Wllllams, Lee A.-74 Wllllams, Leon-236 Williams, Terry C.-265,319 Wllllams, Wllifard, Wanda S.-237,319 Deborah-253 Wlllis, Lisa R.-288 Wllson, Elaine K.-319 Wllson, Jeffrey Lynn-318 Wllson, Marrietta S.-241,265,319 Wlnter, Lynnie W.-244 Women's Basketball-227,233 Zolllnger, Debbie J.-265 Zolllnger, Jane B.-318 Board of Trustees 1 3 1 5 E . NNN Standing-Robert M. Bennett, William L. Bethea, Jr., Lily-Roland Hall, Eugene C. Stoddard, Frampton W. Toole, Jr., Dr. Charlie G. Williams James Bradley, William E. Whitney, Jr., Dr. William S. Brockington, John G. Beasley, James W. Cothran, Sr., Paul S. Goldsmith, Hugh L Willcox, Sr., T. Luke Benson. Seated-Dr. George Curry, Othnell H. Wienges, Jr., Dr. James B. Holderman, Chairman R. Markley Dennis Sr., William N. Bowen, Dan S, Henderson. The nighttime stillness slowly saturates my mood. l am at peace at last. l surrender the day's Gl7Xfefy this mOfT7eI7f, AflOWff'lQ the quiet to eflfef my Vefy soul. l am content: l flow serenely into the evening. -K. C. Whife The 1981 Carolana hCIS been dedicated to Frances Johnston Hackett for her many contribution to USCS. --r- "' prky gn, 'I' ,,,, . -, in .v ,VY 449 , ,,:.. sk' gr mf-vw' -W td! 4v B it-. 6, . an -V 4' A - Un-1' gg . 'lg' ' - V I ' -1 ,I A, . .5 We-1 nv -5 . 'Ecu . 1... f' . Qu? ki - Rb- ' ef . -'f -f n K' . .1J-rifffl . ' 1 we ,arf-. + . -1 --' Q ' v - I 2-443 H ' ff ' .,--, 'f'l1.'."':- - ' , ., N, ' A A -., 1s.,w51'-g, W , ' , , .V-' ,-'- VX-A - "k- fa' . - . 0 . . "' -if-V' .: gb, S -In ,I-. - , ,H - 41-4-'f ,f.. A' . 53- f - 1, A 1- up .. 1 -dv'-.A-, .- .lp,,, ' .. '- v ' - .AIN , '7'- -'?.:,,!5f . 4. , 'T 'Z - A ' ' Y "'fS.W-1.1 " 5521- Cindy Ashford A loneliness fGllS G5 GnOfn6f QOSS out. Out Wffn if QOGS fne memory ot WnGf WGS And fne hopes of what WGS to be. Plans, faces, joys, smiles, Gnd the newfound love fnfs loneliness yef is n6V9l' well fOOf6d As while one rolls out, another fOlf5 in. ln with if rolls depth, new being Gnd A new beginning. With sad loneliness, one wave rolls out to return to the sea leaving only the paths ot rolling, tumbling sea treasures. With supreme joy, another will roll in washing away the old paths, delivering New treasures to be discovered. -Kenoey Teday's Graduates- Sachelor of Arts Sammy Charlene McAdams Bailey Betsy F Sarnette Lisa Ruharna Clayton Wllllarn Douglas Collins Richard Edward -ijorbln Robert Lynn Grlsldy James Hardin Grant, Jr, Vickie Vernon Hawkins Karen Ann Hughes Timothy Lane Hutchins David Michael Kelly Ralph Keith Kelly Linda Kay Kern Judy Orr Klmbrell Laura Ann Lyons-Turner Margaret Gertrude Malphrus Linda Jean McCown Billy Scott McLeod Yvonne McNally Janice Clary Oglesby Alfred Brian O'Shlelds Kenneth Daryl Vance Smith Melgle Juan Smith Vlckl Diane Stephens Bachelor of Science James Lee Atkinson Kay B. Ballenger Elizabeth Ann Baxter Deborah Lynn Boyter Bonnie Ruth Clowney Carson Robin Charlene Cash Davld Berryman Cudd Phyllis Annette EIIISOD David ivan Ford Jackie Nell Gardo Frances Elizabeth Glenn Brigitte Karcher Chai Arnold Mills Cynthia Anne Oakes Donald E. Smith Gina Mabe Smith Michael Duane Smith Donald Earl Stepp Ronald Eugene Stepp Charles Randall Watson Jetfry Lynn Wilson Karen Michele Wood Bachelor of 5Cfel7Ce fl? BUSIITSSS Administration James Perry Aiken, Jr. Jayne Claire Aiken Charles Edwin Allen, Jr. Russell Edward Black Richard Douglas Boulware Jim R. Cantrell Tommy Harold Cantrell Debbie Pope Carter Cindy Ann Christ Susan Denise Christian Esther Lynn Clemmons Carolyn Comas Dennis Debra Jolly Dennis Diane Rauch Dixon Elizabeth Yvonne Elder Stanley David Farmer Clark Warren Foster, Jr. Robert Boyd Fowler Allen Edward Garrett Michael Anthony Goodwin David John Graham Phyllls Conklin Grzybowski Mlllle L. Headrlck Sandra Yvonne Henderson Joelle Lewkowlcz Hess Herman Coleridge Johns Decarlos Adrian Kelly Terry Klmper Lanlord Connie Lynn Lipscomb Mark Larry Long Rozlna Yusut Manjl Patricia Ann McKittrlck Wllllam Brian Morgan Steven Charles Nalley Aloyslus Chldlebere Ohanuka Richard Eugene Padgett Marilyn Anita Peeler Jeannie Kay Poison Richard Allen Poucher Vlcki Lynn Randolph Samuel Dale Rice Ronald Jennings Richardson Robert Franklin Ruehl Thomas Monroe Shealy Gary Clifton Skelton Debra Sue Smith Gerald Lee Smith Karen E. Snoddy Leia Palmer Stancil Paul Noel St. John Sanford Stewart Thompson Gary Larkin Thornburg Betty Sharon Butler Tlszal Sandra Diane Tubb Jesse Talmadge Turner Bradley Gene Uftderhlll Debra Lynne Vensel K. Scott Waldrop Roger Joel Walker Lynne Martina Lockhart Yawn Jane Brockman Zolllnger Bachelor of Arts in Education Mary Elizabeth Mulllnax Arms Susan Lindsay Barras Lisa Porterfleld Brownlee Karen Anderson Cannon Kathryn Doris Carr Isabella Elizabeth Clowney Glenette Bishop Dalton Marla Strickland Davis Amy Rose Dobson Laurie Beth Fink Ann Finkelstein Karen A. Clltton Fisher Carol Lynn Fowler Carol Clarkson Fritz Mary Frances Wyatt George Harriet R. Gotorth Alice Patricia Dempsey Goodwin Carole Gene Hanna Kathi Marla Harris Pamela Charlene Heatherly Carl Franklin Hyatt AIIISOD Maria King Karen Anne Anthony Klngsmore Carolyn Hope Lawson Lucille King Lee Sandra Ray Martin Billy Scott McLeod Jeanie Marie McClure Rebecca Lynn McKelvey Melton Ollvla Mlller Patti Jane Moss Donna Cheryl Nelson Jane Fleming O'Danlel Donna Lynne Pack Barbara S. Palmer Bobble E. Parker Charlotte Renee Woodard Plgg Teresa Ann Poteat Susan Sims Retzer Rene Maddox Sanders Llsa Jo Smith Joan Whlte Stevens Teresa Anne Stuart Thelma Pettit Whelchel Joy Ellen Yavorsky Bachelor of SCl9f'lC6 ffl EdUCOfl'Of7 Joy Justice Ballenger Tomorrow's Leaders Anna Marla Barry Thomas Joy Burnette David Wayne Clary Rlchard Ward Cox Brenda Rlddle Edwards John Clarence Elmore, Sr. Ellls Edwin Eshelman Cheryl Darlene Fowler Dianne H. Gray Vanessa Alison Hardln Gall Lynn High Michael Eugene Massey Nancy Holland Ponder Beautord Wilton Sanders, Jr. Lynne Boulware Wallace Barry Dean Ward Bachelor of Arts ln Interdisciplinary Studies Ammy Rorex Abdalla Wllllam Dent Beard Marllyn Kay Blanton Jesse Carmel Bryan Elleen Kanney Burton Patricia Beth McClellIon Campbell Jeltrey Walker Cogdlll Wesley Earl Craven, Jr. John Wesley Sylvester Dlckey Ruth Lambert Dillingham James Warren Edwards Marllyn Alward Flowers James Henry Harper Woodrow Veldee Jeanes George Raymond Kelly, Jr. Archie Graham Mallory Andrew Phlllp Moller Harrlette Kneece Montgomery Julle Ann Moorelield Jeffrey Glenn Pangle Teresa Ann Pappas Marvln Peake, Jr. Joseph Taggart Petty Robert Denver Roundtree Waller Dean Sherer A. Clary Sprouse Donald Ray Smlth Sandra Sondov Kimberly Coleman Whlte Patrlcla H. Wllbanks Wanda Swllllng Wllllams Bachelor of Science ln ll7f6l'dl5Clplll7Gfy Studies John Paul Abdalla Robert Henry Ayers Roy Joseph Charest, Jr. Larry Jay Crowder Harold Dean Ellis, Jr. Kathryn Laverne Evans Robert Wilson Grady Jayne Taylor Hall Frank Edward Hanner Sean Fredrlck Franclas Heenan Jimmy Leon Holmes Dean Horton Laura Jean Hursey Larry Rlchard Hyder Jenny Marie Jarvis Jo Ann Palmer Jones Susan Marie Jones Rebekah Anne Leonard Sandra Kay McDowell Jerry Ray Methvln Hubert Christopher Moon, Jr. Patsy J. Paige Mark Lee Putnam Margaret Ann Rldge June Louise Gibson Rogers Ellzabeth Hayden Taylor Wllllam Earl Terry, Jr. Lee Ann Timmons Ronald Hulan Trlmm Wllllam Amos Welch, Jr. Marletta Suzanne Wilson Wllllam Ray Wyatt Bachelor of Science in Nursing Carol Lee Adams Marianne Louise Clark Becker Kathryn W. Browning Jimmy Arthur Ferrell Doris Elalne Golightly Allrleda Gladys Steeb Mester Linda Claire Green Miller Patricia Elaine Elrod Payne Deborah Ann Poore Susan Jane Wlttekind Slansbury Susan J. Wentzel Associate in Science in Technical Nursing Nancy Ramsey Ashe Sharon S. Atkins Rosemary Bell Carole Beverly Diane Frances Bishop Sherry Parks Blackwell Catherine Ervln Bogan Gale Bedenbaugh Bollng Laura Ann Brannon Sheila Leigh Bright Gina Charlsse Britt Cynthia Hudglns Cecil Deborah Ann Center Joyce Walker Corley Wadette Sltton Cothran Nancy LeJeune David Daniel Donna Carole Donnahoo Janice Kaye Smlth Downey Mary Frances Foster Jo Ann Gahagan Nancy Quinn Garrett Paula Hallle Goodwin Melodle Ann Greer Patricia Andrea Hall Rhonda L. Hancock Ellzabeth Meredith Harrison Madora Bonner Holder Sherri Lynn Hauser Abby Lee Johnson Allie H. Jumper Susan Carol Smlth Kercher Ginger Grace Klngsmore Sharon Denise Lane M. 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There are those who see an educatlon and gradu atlon as the termination of tour long years of tedlous hours of studying and dlttlcult examinatlons. Others see lt as a chance to embark on the road that leads to an even greater world ot learning. Some see jobs as ends that wlll produce means. Yet there are others who see opportunities to expand horl zons, lncrease knowledge and better themselves whlle becoming a wellrounded people. There are those students who vlew community In volvement as a frivolous expenditure ot time. However, others see it as a chance to repay society tor the many opportunities it has attorded them through formal educatlon. Some see friends and acquaintances as persons to be used only when a favor is needed or a benefit ls to be derived from the relationship. Yet there are those who cherish friendships for they realize they are the measure of a man's worth. It Is the pessimist who seeks only to gain and never to give of himself. It is the pessimist who sees the sun set. I hope it ls I who sees the sunrise. -ESfl'tel' LYDD Clemmons Edltorln-Chlet Yfvvvvg F 9- ff 1 ,gn 5- . -, ..sc,O rf 9"Q ',g,. W T C i ' '-w o 5 Q -1 - V . 4 -Lf! !,, E.. LT 5 . s Q T 1, 4 i. J QF' B Ib H0 f sis QL -5 1 P' ' 1'-zr' uw ' - O 4 9 I r .5 , 'I I ,, .,. m, , M Q J I gf- O -1' ff u gi . ly Y .. A G L.,


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