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CLB and AdAB make system changes b y Garret DeGraff a n c h o r Assistant Editor The Administrative Affairs Board a p p r o v e d t h e a p p o i n t m e n t ol a black s t u d e n t t o the S t u d e n t Standing and Appeals C o m m i t t e e , a n d t h e C a m p u s L i f e B o a r d app r o v e d t h e a p p o i n t m e n t of t w o black s t u d e n t s t o t h e College J u d i cial B o a r d f o r t h e r e m a i n d e r of t h e s c h o o l year m s e p a r a t e m e e t ings T u e s d a y .

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Hope to host nature symposium A symposium entitled "Mecha n i s m , Man and N a t u r e ; The D a t a and the I n f e r e n c e , " sponsored hy the Sperry and H u t c h i n s o n F o u n d a t i o n , will be held f o r t h e College and c o m m u n i t y o n H o p e ' s c a m p u s A p r i l 1 3 a n d 14. T H I S S Y M P O S I U M , as s t a t e d in a l e t t e r f r o m t h e F o u n d a t i o n , " w i l l d i s c u s s basic l a w s a n d t h e i n f e r e n c e t h a t can be d r a w n f r o m

CHARLES SHIELDS GOWANS t h e m for d e t e r m i n i n g the nature of m a n a n d t h e n a t u r e of n a t u r e in t e r m s of m o d e l s and e x p e r i e n c e s u n d e r s t a n d a b l e t o t h e layman." Scientists, artists and musicians will p r e s e n t t h e i r i n d i v i d u a l v i e w s

on the f u n d a m e n t a l mechanical n a t u r e of m a n a n d will have t h e o p p o r t u n i t y t o c h a l l e n g e t h e posit i o n s of e a c h o t h e r . T h e g r e a t advances and u n d e r s t a n d i n g that c o m e f r o m such a c o n f r o n t a t i o n are r e p o r t e d a l m o s t s o l e l y to scientific journals. IT IS T H E I N T E N T of t h i s s y m p o s i u m t o m a k e s o m e of t h i s information publicly known. C o m i n g t o t h e s y m p o s i u m is p r o fessor Charles G o w a n s , a geneticist f r o m t h e U n i v e r s i t y of Miss o u r i . He will p r e s e n t his views o n t h e b i o m o l e c u l a r basis of m a n a n d t h e i m p l i c a t i o n s of u n d e r s t a n d i n g m a n ' s b i o m o l e c u l a r basis. Psychologist Julian Jaynes f r o m t h e I n s t i t u t e of A d v a n c e d S t u d y at P r i n c e t o n will p r e s e n t his new t h e o r y o n m a n ' s m i n d . A p h y s i c i s t , as yet u n n a m e d , will be the third scientist. P O S I T I O N P A P E R S will b e given by t h e t h r e e s c i e n t i s t s o n M o n d a y a f t e r n o o n , A p r i l 13, t o be f o l l o w e d by an o p e n d i s c u s s i o n of t h e s e p o s i t i o n s . T h a t e v e n i n g , a c o n c e r t by V l a d i m i r Ussachevsb r y , f a m e d c o m p o s e r of e l e c t r o n i c m u s i c , will be given. T u e s d a y a f t e r n o o n t h e r e will b e i n f o r m a l d i s c u s s i o n s and s h o w i n g s of t h e computer-generated films and o t h e r d i s p l a y s . T u e s d a y night t h e p a r t i c i p a n t s will c o n f r o n t e a c h o t h e r ' s p o s i t i o n s and a n s w e r q u e s tions from the audience. Students, faculty m e m b e r s and t h e g e n e r a l p u b l i c will be invited t o a t t e n d all l e c t u r e s , s y m p o s i a a n d p e r f o r m a n c e s w i t h o u t an admission c h a r g e . T h e p r o g r a m will

Whittaker plans more changes for Van Zoeren by Dave T h o m a s anchor Reporter W h e r e is t h e s t e r n old ladyl i b r a n a n w i t h her hair pulled b a c k t i g h t l y i n t o a b u n w i t h a pin s t i c k i n g o u t of it, p a u s i n g f r o m her w o r k o n l y t o say S h h ! a n d cast m e n a c i n g l o o k s ? T H I S S T E R E O T Y P E h a s disa p p e a r e d a n d w i t h it t h e l i m i t e d c o n c e p t of t h e l i b r a r y as m e r e l y a w a r e h o u s e f o r b o o k s . Taking its p l a c e is t h e " l i b r a r y - c o l l e g e " c o n c e p t of t h e l i b r a r y as an i n t e g r a l component of t h e e d u c a t i o n a l process. At t h e V a n Z o e r e n l i b r a r y , h e a d l i b r a r i a n Fd W h i t t a k e r h a s m a d e m a n y c h a n g e s in t h e s t r u c t u r e a n d o p e r a t i o n of t h e College l i b r a r y in his first y e a r a n d believes s t r o n g l y t h a t t h e l i b r a r y ' s services t o f a c u l t y a n d s t u d e n t s c a n be e x t e n d e d a g r e a t deal. " S T U D E N T S SIMPLY deserve m o r e f r o m libraries than what they've been getting," Whittaker said in a r e c e n t i n t e r v i e w . " T h e c h a n g e in t h i s l i b r a r y is e s s e n t i a l l y a s h i f t f r o m t e c h n i c a l services t o p u b l i c services. In o t h e r w o r d s , we're building a stronger rapport

w i t h t h e users of t h e l i b r a r y . We're i n t e g r a t i n g the l i b r a r y m o r e c l o s e l y t h a n ever w i t h t h e c h a n g ing m o d e s of i n s t r u c t i o n a n d w i t h t h e s p e c i f i c n e e d s of s t u d e n t s a n d faculty." D e s c r i b i n g s p e c i f i c c h a n g e s in the e x p a n d e d library-college prog r a m , W h i t t a k e r first e x p r e s s e d relief at e l i m i n a t i n g w h a t he calls the "librarian fish-bowl"- the glassed-in, c o m m u n a l librarians' o f f i c e that was recently changed to the Access Office. T h e library staff moved upstairs i n t o the former conference rooms. T H E A C C E S S O F F I C E is becoming the College's central agency for indexing educational m a t e r i a l s a m o n g t h e v a r i o u s dep a r t m e n t s of t h i s s c h o o l a n d a l s o a m o n g o t h e r schools. T h e Access Office has a National Union Catel o g u e w h i c h lists v i r t u a l l y e v e r y b o o k i n d e x e d by t h e L i b r a r y of C o n g r e s s a n d its a c c e s s i b i l i t y . Working through a reference l i b r a r i a n , s t u d e n t s h e r e are a b l e t o o b t a i n b o o k s l o c a t e d at a n o t h e r school. Periodicals formerly not available in t h e V a n Z o e r e n Lib r a r y c a n be o b t a i n e d t h r o u g h t h e (Continued

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JULIAN JAYNES be p l a n n e d a n d a d m i n i s t e r e d by D e a n for A c a d e m i c A f f a i r s Morr e t t e R i d e r w i t h t h e a s s i s t a n c e of the C u l t u r a l A f f a i r s C o m m i t t e e .

T H E A C T I O N C A M E in response to a five-point s t a t e m e n t p r e s e n t e d by t h e Black C o a l i t i o n a n d t h e black s t u d e n t s at H o p e t o the J u d i c i a l B o a r d last T h u r s d a y . I he J u d i c i a l B o a r d , w h i c h h a d n o p o w e r t o act o n t h e list of req u e s t s , f o r w a r d e d t h e list last Friday to the AdAB. M eeting Monday, the A d A B referred the r e q u e s t f o r " a m i n i m u m of t w o black s t u d e n t m e m b e r s o n t h e Judicial B o a r d " to the CLB which established the Judicial Board and is t h e o n l y b o d y that can m a k e c h a n g e s in its m e m b e r s h i p . In a d d i t i o n t o a p p r o v i n g t h e a p p o i n t m e n t of t w o black stud e n t s t o t h e J u d i c i a l Board f o r t h e r e m a i n d e r of t h e s c h o o l y e a r , t h e C L B also r e c o m m e n d e d t h a t t h e H u m a n R e l a t i o n s C o u n c i l w h i c h is t o be a p p o i n t e d " t a k e u p t h e m a t t e r of fair a n d e q u i t a b l e repres e n t a t i o n in t h e C o l l e g e J u d i c i a l s y s t e m at t h e earliest p o s s i b l e time." THE CLB ALSO approved a m o t i o n that the " A d Hoc Comm i t t e e w h i c h is t o be a p p o i n t e d t o work o u t t h e p u r p o s e s a n d t h e s t r u c t u r e of t h e H u m a n R e l a t i o n s Council or H u m a n Rights Comm i t t e e i n c l u d e in t h e m a k e - u p of t h e C o u n c i l o r C o m m i t t e e all minority g r o u p s . " T h i s Ad H o c C o m m i t t e e app r o v e d M o n d a y hy t h e A d A B is t o be a p p o i n t e d by P r e s i d e n t Calvin V a n d e r W e r f , D e a n of A c a d e m i c Affairs M o r r e t t e Rider and Dean of S t u d e n t s R o b e r t De Y o u n g . The A d A B specified that this c o m m i t t e e shall c o n s i s t of " f o u r black p e r s o n s a n d f o u r w h i t e persons f r o m the college c o m m u n i t y a n d t h a t t h e s e eight p e o p l e be four w o m e n and f o u r m e n . " R E C O M M E N D A T I O N S f o r app o i n t m e n t t o t h e Ad H o c C o m m i t t e e are b e i n g s o u g h t f r o m black s t u d e n t s a n d m e m b e r s of the S t u d e n t Congress.

T h e o t h e r r e q u e s t s of t h e Black C o a l i t i o n were also a n s w e r e d by t h e A d A B M o n d a y . A l e t t e r exp l a i n i n g t h e r e s p o n s e s of t h e A d A B was sent f r o m D e a n R i d e r , the B o a r d ' s c h a i r m a n , to t h e Black C o a l i t i o n a n d black stud e n t s on T u e s d a y . IN R E S P O N S E T O t h e r e q u e s t l o r t h e " I m m e d i a t e recall of t h e s u s p e n s i o n o f " t h e t w o black stud e n t s w h o did n o t a p p e a r b e f o r e t h e College J u d i c i a l B o a r d , " t h e l e t t e r s t a t e d t h a t , " A t this p o i n t , no o n e h a s b e e n s u s p e n d e d . T h e J u d i c i a l B o a r d d o e s n o t have p o w e r to s u s p e n d a s t u d e n t but o n l y r e c o m m e n d s his s u s p e n s i o n t o t h e S t u d e n t S t a n d i n g and Appeals C o m m i t t e e . " I l did m a k e this r e c o m m e n d a tion to (he C o m m i t t e e , " t h e D e a n ' s l e t t e r c o n t i n u e d , " b u t it has also a s k e d t h e S t u d e n t S t a n d ing and A p p e a l s C o m m i t t e e t o p o s t p o n e a c t i o n on t h e s u s p e n s i o n of b o t h s t u d e n t s " u n t i l the C L B a n d the A d A B c o u l d r e s p o n d to the requests. R E G A R D I N G THE request for " a n i m m e d i a t e o p e n h e a r i n g of t h e c a s e " of t h e black s t u d e n t s " i n v o l v i n g t h e i n c i d e n t of F e b . 11, 1 9 7 0 , " t h e l e t t e r s t a t e d t h a t all m e e t i n g s of t h e J u d i c a l B o a r d were o p e n meetings, but there had b e e n no h e a r i n g on t h i s case to d a t e b e c a u s e t h e s t u d e n t s had n o t a p p e a r e d . It t h e y a p p e a r b e f o r e iContinued on page eolumn I)

Gayie Weaver, Hope coed, dies FridayJ F r e s h m a n G a y l e Weaver died F r i d a y in H o l l a n d H o s p i t a l of an o v e r d o s e of m e d i c a t i o n . Michael (lerrie. Associate Dean of S t u d e n t s , r e p o r t e d t h a t he w a s called t o Beck C o t t a g e t o t a k e Miss Weaver t o t h e h o s p i t a l Wedn e s d a y . T h e 17-year old c o e d later lost c o n s c i o u s n e s s a n d w a s u n c o n scious for two days b e f o r e she died. A m e m o r i a l service was held S a t u r d a y a f t e r n o o n in W e s t e r n T h e o l o g i c a l S e m i n a r y C h a p e l at t h e r e q u e s t of Miss W e a v e r ' s parents.

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Dance company to perform I he Donald Redlich Dance C o m p a n y , as part of t h e H o p e C o l l e g e G r e a t P e r f o r m a n c e Series, will p r e s e n t a c o n c e r t A p r i l 1 1 in the Civic C e n t e r . T h e g r o u p will a d d r e s s classes a n d give l e c t u r e s April 9 a n d 10 as p a r t of its three-day residence. T H E R E D L I C H s t y l e is d a n c e c o m b i n e d with f i l m , l i g h t , s o u n d and color. A r t i s t - f i l m m a k e r Jackson T i f f a n y a n d R e d l i c h f u s e d t a l e n t s a n d c r e a t e d e f f e c t s in m u l t i - m e d i a . In t h e d a n c e Readier, R e d l i c h c l i m b s , r e a c h e s a n d s w i n g s i n t o t h e film o n a 1 5 - f o o t s q u a r e c a r g o n e t . In Jibe, s u p e r i m p o s e d f i l m s are h i g h l i g h t e d by d a n c e r s in t r a n s l u c e n t c o s t u m e s . T h e c o m i n g of t h e c o m p a n y m a r k s t h e b e g i n n i n g of c o o p e r a tion b e t w e e n p r i v a t e l y a n d n a t i o n ally s u p p o r t e d f i n e a r t s . S p o n s o r s of t h e c o m p a n y i n c l u d e t h e Michigan S t a t e C o u n s e l of A r t s , N a t i o n al E n d o w m e n t f o r t h e A r t s , H o p e College Cultural Affairs C o m m i t tee, J u n i o r W e l f a r e L e a g u e of Holland, Holland Literary Club and t h e A s s o c i a t i o n of U n i v e r s i t y Women. T H E C O M P A N Y c o n s i s t s of choreographer Donald Redlich, Luly Santangelo and Flina Mooney. Redlich trained at Winona S t a t e College in M i n n e s o t a a n d s p e n t s u m m e r s at C o l o r a d o College s t u d y i n g u n d e r H a n y a H o l m . His g r a d u a t e s t u d y was c o m p l e t e d at t h e U n i v e r s i t y of W i s c o n s i n w i t h M a r g a r e t H ' D o u b l e r . Redl i c h ' s w o r k is t o be f o u n d in t h e c h o r e o g r a p h y of t h e o f f - B r o a d w a y p r o d u c t i o n of Thieves' Carnival a n d his a p p e a r a n c e s in The

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" J I B E " - D o n R e d l i c h a n d d a n c e r s Elina M o o n e y a n d L u l y S a n t a n g e l o are p a r t of t h e D o n R e d l i c h D a n c e C o m p a n y . T h e C o m p a n y will p r e s e n t a d a n c e c o n c e r t April I I at 8 : 1 5 p . m . in t h e Civic C e n t e r as part of t h e H o p e College G r e a t P e r f o r m a n c e Series. (iolden Apple a n d Kiss Me Kate. His t i m e is n o w s p e n t p r e s e n t i n g c o n c e r t s at H u n t e r C o l l e g e Playh o u s e , H e n r y S t r e e t P l a y h o u s e in New Y o r k a n d t h r o u g h o u t t h e U.S. B u e n o s A i r e s is t h e h o m e of Miss S a n t a n g e l o . In 1 9 6 4 , she Joined the Alwin Nikolais Dance C o m p a n y at t h e H e n r y S t r e e t Playhouse. She then joined Redlich's c o m p a n y in 1 9 6 9 .

A W I N N E R O F a c i t a t i o n of merit f r o m the National Society of A r t s c o m p l e t e s t h e t r i o of t h e c o m p a n y . Miss M o o n e y is f r o m W a s h i n g t o n , D.C., a n d h a s perf o r m e d s o l o s at t h e D a n c e T h e a t r e W o r k s h o p . S h e h o l d s classes at S i l v e r m i n e C o l l e g e of Art a n d at the Friends World College. T h e p e r f o r m a n c e April I I is f r e e t o s t u d e n t s a n d s t a f f of t h e College u p o n p r e s e n t a t i o n of I D cards.


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of t h e M e m o r i a l D a y P a r a d e , hairc u t t i n g and c r o s s - b u r n i n g . There was the sugar-sweet f r i e n d l i n e s s of m a n y w h i c h n e v e r m a t e r i a l i z e d i n t o f r i e n d s h i p , as f r i e n d s h i p t a k e s m o r e t h a n an e x c h a n g e of s u p e r f i c i a l i t i e s . T h e y were daily s h o c k s t h a t o n e g e t s a c c u s t o m e d t o , be it n o t e n t i r e l y without bitterness. T H E E F F E C T O F the shocks that H o p e C o l l e g e c a u s e d o n me is a d i f f e r e n t s t o r y . W o r k i n g at H o p e for 18 m o n t h s m a k e s o n e love that p h e n o m e n o n - f o r , a " c o m m u n i t y " H o p e is d e f i n i t e l y n o t noleus volens. And doesn't one h a t e t o see a f r i e n d being ill? O n e wishes h i m t h e b e s t , even w h e n k n o w i n g t h a t t h e disease is i n c u r able. O r r a t h e r , diseases. F o r H o p e s u f f e r s of two d i s e a s e s : p a t e r n a l ism a n d n n i m a g i n a t i v e n e s s . Let m e c l a r i f y m y p o i n t . O n c e in a w h i l e 1 w r i t e a c o l l e c t i v e letter t o f r i e n d s at h o m e a b o u t " t h i n g s in A m e r i c a . " 1 t h e r e f o r e clip all s o r t s of a r t i c l e s , a d s a n d the like f r o m v a r i o u s n e w s p a p e r s and m a g a z i n e s . T H E " H O P E F I L E " is filled with anehor a r t i c l e s , b o a r d r e s o l u tions a n d a d m i n i s t r a t i v e d i c t a t e s like " t o All F a c u l t y , f r o m R o b e r t De Y o u n g , in r e g a r d t o S t u d e n t Dress P o l i c y , " o r " D e a n ' s O f f i c e notifies 220 chapel violators" (as it H o l l a n d h a d just seen a revival of e a r l y - m e d i e v a l i c o n o c l a s m ) , o r " C I B p a s s e s p a r i e t a l p r o p o s a l " or " C L B a p p r o v e s c h a n g e m sign-out p r o c e d u r e . " One could extend tins c o l l e c t i o n b o t h ad infinituni and ad ahsurduni with r u l e s o n keys, s m o k i n g in d o r m i t o r i e s , w a l k i n g on t h e grass a n d w h a t not 1 h e y are all basically t h e s a m e : e n c r o a c h m e n t on t h e f r e e d o m of

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a d u l t s - t h e m a l e part of w h o m are g o o d e n o u g h t o serve " f r e e d o m " in V i e t n a m or s o m e b a n a n a r e p u b lic or oil c o u n t r y - t o d e c i d e h o w t h e y w a n t t o o r g a n i z e t h e i r lives. T h e latest e x a m p l e of t u t e l a g e o n this c a m p u s was t h e a t t e m p t several w e e k s a g o t o s h o v e t h e responsibility for the Intervisitat i o n Bill, an a n o m a l y in itself, on the faculty-an attempt that m i g h t well have b e e n s u c c e s s f u l if it had n o t b e e n f o r a t e c h n i c a l i t y in t h e p r o c e d u r e that w i t h h e l d t h e m a j o r i t y of t h e f a c u l t y f r o m p u t t i n g t h e review of t h e bill o n t h e i r agenda. HOWEVER, THE paternalism g o e s m u c h d e e p e r t h a n t h a t unf o r t u n a t e e n d e a v o r . It is institutionalized. W h o are t h e m e m b e r s of t h e C L B . w h e t h e r t h e y be t e a c h e r , s t u d e n t or a d m i n i s t r a t o r .

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Library to handle all materials by Jean DeGraff anchor Reporter T h e A c a d e m i c A f f a i r s Board a p p r o v e d a revised p r o p o s a l of t h e Library C o m m i t t e e to establish the library as the c o o r d i n a t i n g b o d y f o r t h e l i b r a r y m a t e r i a l of all d e p a r t m e n t s at its m e e t i n g Wednesday. T H E P R O P O S A L t h a t w a s app r o v e d s t a t e s t h a t "all l i b r a r y materials (including books, periodicals, m a p s , m u s i c , slides, p h o t o graphs, prints, manuscripts, archives, microfilms, and audio-visual materials and equipment) acq u i r e d by a n y d e p a r t m e n t of t h e C o l l e g e s h o u l d be i n c l u d e d in t h e total College library resources, a n d s h o u l d be c o o r d i n a t e d by the library." A c c o r d i n g to the proposal, the l i b r a r y will c o o r d i n a t e " a c e n t r a l listing of all o l t h e a b o v e m e d i a containing descriptive information of t h e i t e m a n d its l o c a t i o n on c a m p u s . " T h e library will h a v e a "centralized listing of policies w h i c h it c a n m a k e a v a i l a b l e t o all library users." T H E P R O P O S A L also states that a d e p a r t m e n t must n o t i f y the l i b r a r y of a n y i n t e n t t o p u r c h a s e an i t e m . T h e library will t h e n be able to check the existing material in o r d e r t o avoid d u p l i c a t i o n of items. I he Board supported the policy stated above, but debated t h e final s t a t e m e n t s of t h e prop o s a l w h i c h said t h a t " t h e h e a d l i b r a r i a n s h o u l d have a d m i n i s t r a tive c o n t r o l of the V a n Z o e r e n L i b r a r y a n d o t h e r l i b r a r i e s o r coll e c t i o n s w h i c h may be e s t a b l i s h e d in a n y u n i t s of t h e C o l l e g e , including audio-visual/curriculum m a t e r i a l s . T o e s t a b l i s h a b r a n c h or c o l l e c t i o n of l i b r a r y m a t e r i a l s req u i r e s t h e a p p r o v a l of t h e a c a d e m ic d e a n a n d l i b r a r i a n . If s u c h libraries are established, the head l i b r a r i a n will h a v e d i r e c t r e s p o n s i bility f o r a d m i n i s t e r i n g t h e m . " DR. A R T H U R JENTZ, chairman, s t a t e d t h a t t h e r e was a d i f f e r e n c e in t h e e s t a b l i s h m e n t t o t h e h e a d l i b r a r i a n as a c o o r d i n a t o r of lib r a r y m a t e r i a l s a n d as an a d m i n i s trator. D r . D w i g h t S m i t h , p r o f e s s o r of c h e m i s t r y , a d d e d t h a t he w a s " n o t

sure of w h a t it m e a n t to be an administrator." D R . H U B E R T W E L L E R , ass o c i a t e p r o f e s s o r of S p a n i s h , said that under the present policy there was " n o t h i n g to keep a d e p a r t m e n t f r o m a s k i n g t h e lib r a r i a n to a d m i n i s t e r a d e p a r t m e n t l i b r a r y . " He a d d e d t h a t he "would prefer that the statement that p r o v i d e d the head librarian with a d m i n i s t r a t i v e c o n t r o l of t h e library a n d o t h e r l i b r a r i e s o r coll e c t i o n s t o be e s t a b l i s h e d in t h e f u t u r e , be d e l e t e d f r o m t h e proposal." Associate Dean for Academic Affairs John Stewart questioned w h e t h e r it " w a s an a s s u m p t i o n t h a t t h e h e a d l i b r a r i a n will n o t a d m i n i s t e r t h e l i b r a r y t o t h e dep a r t m e n t ' s greatest b e n e f i t . " JENTZ STATED that the w o r d i n g of t h e p r o p o s a l " d o e s suggest c o n t r o l . " Dr. Leslie B e a c h p r o p o s e d t h a t t h e w o r d i n g of t h e original s t a t e m e n t be c h a n g e d f r o m " t h e h e a d librarian should have administrative c o n t r o l " t o " t h e h e a d librarian shall a d m i n i s t e r c o n t r o l . " He also p r o p o s e d t h a t t h e s t a t e m e n t p r o v i d i n g t h e h e a d l i b r a r i a n with a d m i n i s t r a t i v e c o n t r o l of a n y f u t u r e d e p a r t m e n t libraries be deleted f r o m the proposal. T H E P R O P O S A L was p a s s e d . In f u r t h e r a c t i o n t h e B o a r d d i s c u s s e d a p r o p o s a l f r o m t h e art d e p a r t m e n t t o s u b s t i t u t e t h e Int r o d u c t i o n to H i s t o r y of A r t f o r t h e I n t r o d u c t i o n t o the P r a c t i c e of Art as a p r e r e q u i s i t e f o r t h e art m e t h o d s c o u r s e f o r e d u c a t i o n students. D E L B E R T M I C H E L , assistant p r o f e s s o r of a r t , s t a t e d t h a t pres e n t l y m o s t s t u d e n t s have t a k e n t h e art m e t h o d s c o u r s e w i t h o u t t a k i n g t h e p r e r e q u i s i t e c o u r s e . Int r o d u c t i o n t o t h e P r a c t i c e of A r t . He a d d e d t h a t " t h o s e s t u d e n t s who have taken the prerequisite f i n d t h a t t h e r e is m u c h r e p e t i t i o n in t h e a r t m e t h o d s c o u r s e . " Dr. L a m o n t D i r k s e , c h a i r m a n of the education department stated that the other m e t h o d s c o u r s e s d o n o t h a v e r e q u i r e d prerequisite courses. He added that " i t m i g h t be d i f f i c u l t f o r s t u d e n t s

t o fit t h e t h r e e e x t r a h o u r s i n t o their schedule." B E A C H M O V E D t h a t t h e proposal that the art m e t h o d s course h a v e a r e q u i r e d p r e r e q u i s i t e be referred to the art d e p a r t m e n t and e d u c a t i o n d e p a r t m e n t for reconsideration. T h e m o t i o n was a p p r o v e d . A T I T S M E E T I N G M a r c h II t h e A A B approved the establishment of a m i n o r in l i b r a r i a n s h i p as p a r t of t h e e d u c a t i o n c u r r i c u l u m . LAMONT D I R K S E , chairman of t h e e d u c a t i o n d e p a r t m e n t , presented the proposal, which stated t h a t t h e p r o g r a m in l i b r a r y s c i e n c e w a s b e i n g o f f e r e d in t h e e d u c a t i o n d e p a r t m e n t because t h e College d o e s not have a library department. T h e e s t a b l i s h m e n t of a m i n o r in l i b r a r i a n s h i p p r o v i d e s a t w e n t y h o u r course sequence for those s t u d e n t s i n t e r e s t e d in c e r t i f i c a t i o n to t e a c h l i b r a r y s c i e n c e o n t h e e l e m e n t a r y a n d s e c o n d a r y level. T H E P R O P O S A L was referred to t h e c u r r i c u l u m c o m m i t t e e f o r a p p r o v a l of t h e c o u r s e s t r u c t u r e . In f u r t h e r a c t i o n t h e b o a r d a p p r o v e d t h e a d d i t i o n of a c o u r s e in c r e a t i v e d r a m a t e c h n i q u e s . J a m e s M a l c o l m , p r o f e s s o r of t h e a t e r , s t a t e d t h a t t h e c o u r s e is being taught this semester under the theater d e p a r t m e n t . Currently 18 s t u d e n t s are t e a c h i n g c r e a t i v e d r a m a t o 140 c h i l d r e n f r o m t h e public elementary schools. M A L C O L M S T A T E D that the course " h a s nothing to do with t h e a t e r per se, b u t is a c o u r s e in role-making and play-making." He a d d e d t h a t t h e s t u d e n t s p r e s e n t l y w o r k i n g w i t h the child r e n are " v e r y e x c i t e d a b o u t t h e c o u r s e . " It is an i m p o r t a n t c o u r s e t o r a n y s t u d e n t p l a n n i n g to t e a c h t h e e l e m e n t a r y o r s e c o n d a r y level, he s a i d . M R S . D O N A L D F I N N , w h o is p r e s e n t l y t e a c h i n g t h e c o u r s e , said t h a t it is " a c o u r s e d e s i g n e d t o help classroom teachers, not a course to train creative drama specialists." She added that " a n y t e a c h e r can work with t h e techniq u e s of c r e a t i v e d r a m a w i t h o u t t r a i n i n g in t h e t h e a t e r . "

t o d e c i d e if, w h e n a n d w h o is g o i n g t o visit w h o m , a n d w h a t J o h n and J a n e are s u p p o s e d to do, o r r a t h e r not d o in J o h n ' s a n d Jane's rooms. It is j u s t i f i e d by t h e f a c t t h a t several h u n d r e d p a r e n t s in Michigan a n d I l l i n o i s a g r e e d n o t t o e x p o s e t h e i r d a u g h t e r s t o t h e corr u p t i v e i n f l u e n c e of t h e d e c a d e n t , s i n f u l s o c i e t y a r o u n d us, b u t ins t e a d have t h e m t o u c h e d by " t h e i n f e c t i o u s s p i r i t " (see l e t t e r f r o m "Pleased Mom" in Nov. 14 anchor) of H o p e C o l l e g e ? T h i s is t r u l y a s t r o n g a r g u m e n t f o r a c o l l e g e w h o s e p u r p o s e is d e s c r i b e d in t h e c a t a l o g as " t h e g r o w t h and d e v e l o p m e n t of e a c h s t u d e n t as a c o m p e t e n t , d i s c r i m i nating, effective, creative, compassionate, responsible and c o m m i t ted h u m a n b e i n g . " O R M U S T T H E reason for this p a t e r n a l i s m be s o u g h t in t h e f e a r of l o s i n g t h a t small p e r c e n t a g e t h a t t h e R e f o r m e d C h u r c h in A m e r i c a n still c o n t r i b u t e s t o t h e C o l l e g e ? O r , t h i r d l y , is it an inb o r n c h a r a c t e r i s t i c of p u r i t a n Calv i n i s t s t o sit b e h i n d t h e lace curt a i n s a n d l o o k at w h a t t h e neighb o r a c r o s s t h e s t r e e t is d o i n g ? In t h a t case t h e r e is l i t t l e h o p e ! Let u s a s s u m e h o w e v e r , j u s t f o r t h e s a k e of t h e a r g u m e n t , t h a t H o p e is a f r e e c o l l e g e - f r e e in t h e sense of i n d i v i d u a l f r e e d o m , t o be sure. W o u l d it be a b e t t e r - t h a t is, a more l i v a b l e - p l a c e ? I am afraid n o t . F o r it is n o t o n l y f r e e d o m t h a t m a k e s a p l a c e livable. It is w h a t p e o p l e do w i t h it. A n d it is at t h i s p o i n t t h a t t h e o t h e r d i s e a s e s h o w s itself in f u l l : t h e H o p e s t u d e n t has no i m a g i n a t i o n . MAY J O H A N N Huizinga have b e e n right w h e n he p o i n t e d o u t , in his Waning oj the Middle Ages, a n d Homo Ludens, that Western m a n h a s lost t h e a b i l i t y t o p l a y ? His thesis a p p e a r s particularly applicable to the Hope s t u d e n t , for the Hope student knows no p l a y , o n l y i n f a n t i l i t y . He k n o w s n o c r e a t i v i t y , o n l y e x e c u t i o n . He k n o w s n o i m a g i n a t i o n , o n l y imit a t i o n . He is passive, e v e n in his inactivities. L e t m e give a f e w e x a m p l e s , first in t h e s o - c a l l e d s e r i o u s f i e l d . It is a w e l l - e s t a b l i s h e d f a c t t h a t t h e H o p e s t u d e n t d o e s n o t discuss. H o w c o u l d h e ? He r e a d s n o n e w s p a p e r s a n d is c o n s e q u e n t l y d o o m e d t o t a l k a b o u t - n o t dis-

t h e m f o r that i n i t i a t i v e - d i d not k n o w h o w t o d o it f r o m sheer lack of e x p e r i e n c e , a n d g o t t h e sick p l a n t o s t a g e a m o c k - w a r in the Pine Grove. T h e s a m e lack of e x p e r i e n c e , a n d f o r t h a t m a t t e r of c r e a t i v i t y , w a s s h o w n t h a t v e r y night w h e n m o r e t h a n half of t h e peacem a r c h e r s did n o t d a r e " v i o l a t e the l a w " - w h a t e v e r t h a t m e a n s in t h e light of V i e t n a m - a n d walked d o w n t h e d a r k a n d d e s o l a t e s t r e e t s of H o l l a n d t o K o l l e n Park. N O B E T T E R A R E t h i n g s on t h e level of " f r i v o l i t i e s . " R e a d t h e c a l e n d a r of G r e e k r u s h e v e n t s - a n o c c a s i o n e s p e c i a l l y s u i t e d for c r e a t i v i t y as 1 r e m e m b e r o n l y t o o well f r o m m y o w n s t u d e n t y e a r s a n d o n e is s t r u c k w i t h t h e t o t a l lack of i m a g i n a t i o n t h a t it reveals: c l o s e d c o f f e e , o p e n c o f f e e , final tea, l i t e r a f y m e e t i n g , b r e a k f a s t , house party... what fun, what fun! T h e t h r e e o r f o u r f o r m a l s and i n f o r m a l s t h a t 1 a t t e n d e d last y e a r e x c e l l e d in s t i f f n e s s , b o r e d o m , p u n c h a n d c o o k i e s . 1 k n o w that t h e l a t t e r are n o t t h e s t u d e n t s ' fault, but the f o r m e r definitely are. A " h a p p e n i n g " o r g a n i z e d a f e w w e e k s ago by s o m e a r t - s t u d e n t s f a i l e d p i t i f u l l y f o r lack of spontaneity. Yes, even the " o r g i e s " - a l c o h o l i c o r g i e s t o be s u r e , n o t s e x u a l , oh n o - t h a t are held all o v e r t o w n e v e r y F r i d a y a f t e r f o u r are m o r e a s c h e d u l e d " g e t s m a s h e d or I s h o o t " t h a n a s m o o t h , s p o n t a n e o u s and imaginative r e l a x a t i o n a f t e r a w e e k ' s h a r d w o r k . H o w c o u l d t h e y be if so f e w k n o w w h a t h a r d w o r k is?

c u s s - d a t e s , sex a n d f o o t b a l l . I saw a very r e v e a l i n g e x a m p l e of Hope students' reading habits a f e w w e e k s a g o in t h e K l e t z . T w o boys-admittedly Knicks-were s i t t i n g at a t a b l e . O n e w a s r e a d i n g comics, the o t h e r was sleeping! ANOTHER FORM O F crea t i v i t y w h i c h is c o m p l e t e l y u n k n o w n at H o p e is d e m o n s t r a t i n g (I h e a r d t h e r e w a s a d e m o n s t r a tion s o m e years ago against the A d m i n i s t r a t i o n ) . T h i s w a s painf u l l y s h o w n at t h e m o r a t o r i u m w h e n s o m e 5 0 s t u d e n t s w h o wanted t o d e m o n s t r a t e - a n d G o d bless

T H A T A L C O H O L a n d high m o r a l s t a n d a r d s can g o t o g e t h e r w a s s u f f i c i e n t l y s h o w n by t h a t S o u t h e r n l a w y e r in Easy Rider, 1 t h i n k . In w h i c h w e e k in May will t h a t b o o k - f a i r in t h e P i n e G r o v e be h e l d , w i t h a u t h o r s r e a d i n g f r o m their own work? I a m a f r a i d t h e a n s w e r is: n e v e r . F o r it is e a s i e r t o k e e p things going the old, familiar way, quiet and safe, sheltered f r o m the big, b a d w o r l d - m e a n w h i l e c o m plaining about the administration, t h e p r o f e s s o r s , t h e rigid r u l e s a n d t h e f a c t t h a t so l i t t l e is g o i n g o n ...

A N D T H E N , W H O h a s ever t h o u g h t of r e g u l a r p o l i t i c a l deb a t e s ? O n l y c h a p e l s e r v i c e s seem t o be e n t i t l e d t o r e g u l a r i t y . W h o even t r i e d t o set u p a c o u n t e r anehor t h a t w o u l d c o n f r o n t H o p e w i t h i n f o r m a t i o n a n d o p i n i o n s on t h e w o r l d b e y o n d B o r c u l o , ins t e a d of giving " n e w s " a b o u t t h e D u t c h d o w n i n g Olivet a n d t h e critical parking s i t u a t i o n on campus? W h e n is t h a t d a r l i n g a l l - H o p e d a n c e in t h e Civic C e n t e r g o i n g t o be, w i t h m e r r y - g o - r o u n d s , t o b o g gans, s h o o t i n g - s t a n d s , b a r s f o r t h e above-20's - the o t h e r s can smuggle in t h e i r o w n f l a s k s - a n d 27 bands varying f r o m pop and rock, via d i x i e - l a n d a n d t a n g o - r u m b a , t o Viennese waltz?

Choir, Symphonette and Theatre to tour The Hope Chapel Choir, S y m p h o n e t t e and theatre departm e n t will be m a k i n g t h e i r a n n u a l tours during spring vacation. U N D E R T H E d i r e c t i o n of Dr. Robert ( a v a n a u g h , the Chapel C h o i r leaves f o r its 1 8 t h a n n u a l spring tour today, and before the 63-voice group returns to Holland o n A p r i l 4, it will have p r e s e n t e d 14 c o n c e r t s w h i l e logging m o r e t h a n 2 , 5 0 0 miles. A f t e r its first p e r f o r m a n c e at t h e H o p e R e f o r m e d C h u r c h in K a l a m a z o o , t h e c h o i r will p e r f o r m t h r o u g h o u t New York State and N e w J e r s e y . A h i g h l i g h t of t h e 1 9 7 0 t o u r will be t h e f i n a l a p p e a r ance during the R e f o r m e d Church in A m e r i c a s p o n s o r e d F e s t i v a l of E v a n g e l i s m at C o b o Hall in Detroit. THE 27-MEMBER S y m p h o n e t t e , u n d e r the direction of Harris o n R y k e r , will begin i t s t o u r t o m o r r o w . T h e S y m p h o n e t t e will p e r f o r m at t h e C e n t r a l R e f o r m e d C h u r c h in G r a n d R a p i d s a n d t h e n travel t o A n n v i l l e a n d L o n d o n

Ky. T h r o u g h o u t the following w e e k t h e g r o u p will p e r f o r m in Indianapolis, Ind., K a l a m a z o o and Midland, Mich. T h e last leg of t h e t o u r will i n c l u d e p e r f o r m a n c e s in R o c h e s ter a n d S t . P a u l , M i n n . , w i t h a f i n a l p r o g r a m a t ' t h e F i r s t Ref o r m e d C h u r c h in C e d a r G r o v e Wis. T H R O U G H T H E d i r e c t i o n of George Ralph, the theatre departm e n t will m a k e its s e c o n d a n n u a l tour beginning Wednesday in Cleveland, Ohio. F r o m Ohio, the t r o u p e will go t o t h e F a s t C o a s t , w h e r e p e r f o r m a n c e s will be given in N e w B r u n s w i c k , N . J . , and Bronxville and N o r t h p o r t , N.Y. T h e final Fast Coast performa n c e will be in N e w a r k , N . J . F r o m A p r i l 1-3, t h e t h e a t r e g r o u p will give p e r f o r m a n c e s at t h e Festival of E v a n g e l i s m in D e t r o i t . W h e n t h e c a s t r e t u r n s f r o m t h e t o u r , it will p r e s e n t t w o o f t h e p l a y s ; t h e s p e c i f i c d a t e s of t h e s e s h o w s will be a n n o u n c e d .


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Yale conductor to lead Hope Band in concert Keith Wilson, c o n d u c t o r of the Yale b a n d a n d n o t e d c l a r i n e t i s t , will a p p e a r w i t h t h e H o p e C o l l e g e B a n d in a c o n c e r t t o n i g h t at 8 : 1 5 in D i m n e n t M e m o r i a l C h a p e l . T H I S A F T E R N O O N at 5 Wils o n will h o l d a c l a r i n e t c l i n i c in Winants Auditorium. Both the c o n c e r t a n d t h e clinic are f r e e t o the public. T o n i g h t Wilson will c o n d u c t t h e B a n d in a p e r f o r m a n c e o f his a r r a n g e m e n t of J a c q u e s IherCs Divertissement. Wilson will also p e r f o r m his o w n a r r a n g e m e n t of a T a r t i n i c o n c e r t o for c l a r i n e t a n d b a n d . O t h e r w o r k s o n t h e program include Robert Washburn's Symphony for Band, Leonard B e r n s t e i n ' s Danzon f r o m Fancy Free a n d H e n r y F i l l m o r e ' s >4 m e r / eans We, t o be c o n d u c t e d by Robert Cecil. W I L S O N I S p r o f e s s o r of m u s i c at Yale U n i v e r s i t y , c o n d u c t o r of the University band and director of t h e m u s i c division of t h e Y a l e S u m m e r S c h o o l of M u s i c a n d A r t . H e w a s a b a n d l e a d e r in t h e U.S. A r m y Air F o r c e d u r i n g W o r l d War 11, a n d he l a t e r served as i n s t r u c t o r of m u s i c at t h e U n i v e r s i t y of Illinois.

In a d d i t i o n t o his c o n d u c t i n g a c t i v i t i e s , Wilson is a c o n c e r t clarin e t i s t w h o h a s a p p e a r e d as soloist with many bands, orchestras and c h a m b e r g r o u p s in the U.S. He was p r e s i d e n t of t h e College B a n d Directors National Association f r o m 1962 to 1964.

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the Judicial Board, the meeting will be o p e n , " t h e l e t t e r said. B e s i d e s t h e a c t i o n by t h e s e C o m m i t t e e s and Boards, there was other action over the weekend t h a t s o m e a d m i n i s t r a t o r s a n d stud e n t s f e e l is c o n n e c t e d w i t h t h e drive b y H o p e ' s black s t u d e n t s t o gain m o r e r e p r e s e n t a t i o n in t h e College's judicial system. These a c t i o n s h a v e b e e n in t h e f o r m of d e m o n s t r a t i o n s by l i m i t e d n u m b e r s of b l a c k s t u d e n t s . THE F I R S T OF these occurred last F r i d a y e v e n i n g w h e n a p p r o x i m a t e l y 15 b l a c k s t u d e n t s , a b o u t ten of t h e m m a l e s , a l l e g e d l y rem a i n e d in t h e l o u n g e of P h e l p s Hall past t h e 1 p . m . c u r f e w . T h e s e s t u d e n t s s t a y e d in P h e l p s l o u n g e w a t c h i n g t e l e v i s i o n a f t e r b e i n g not i f i e d b y Mrs. Mary T e l l m a n , h e a d r e s i d e n t , t h a t t h e y w e r e s t a y i n g in v i o l a t i o n of C o l l e g e r e g u l a t i o n s . T h e last of t h e s t u d e n t s l e f t at approximately 2:45. Reportedly t h e s t u d e n t s r e m a i n e d in t h e l o u n g e a n d did n o t h i n g but w a t c h television. T h e s e c o n d of t h e d e m o n s t r a t i o n s o c c u r r e d S u n d a y e v e n i n g in P h e l p s d i n i n g hall d u r i n g d i n n e r w h e n five b l a c k s t u d e n t s a l l e g e d l y t h r e w t h e i r t r a y s i n t o an o p e n a r e a , b r e a k i n g t h e d i n n e r w a r e . Ac-

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WTAS proposed as lab by Rob Benchley anchor R e p o r t e r H o p e College radio station WTAS, and the d e p a r t m e n t of c o m m u n i c a t i o n have recently prop o s e d t h a t t h e o p e r a t i o n of W T A S be an integral part of t h e d e p a r t m e n t of c o m m u n i c a t i o n . T H R O U G H T H E E F F O R T S of M. H a r o l d Mikle, c h a i r m a n of t h e department of c o m m u n i c a t i o n , J o h n H o p k i n s , assistant p r o f e s s o r of s p e e c h , and j u n i o r Lee D e Young, WTAS general manager, a p r o p o s a l w a s d r a w n up t o e s t a b lish a t w o - w a y tie b e t w e e n t h e r a d i o s t a t i o n and t h e d e p a r t m e n t . WTAS would provide experie n c e in b r o a d c a s t i n g f o r s t u d e n t s enrolled in communication classes. T h e f a c u l t y of t h e c o m m u n i c a t i o n d e p a r t m e n t in t u r n w o u l d assist t h e s t a f f of W T A S w h e n possible.

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cording t o D e a n of S t u d e n t s Robert D e Y o u n g , these s t u d e n t s will be b r o u g h t b e f o r e t h e J u d i c i a l B o a r d f o r a h e a r i n g in t h e n e a r future. T H O U G H T H E s t u d e n t s involved in t h e s e i n c i d e n t s w o u l d not e x p l a i n w h y t h e y w e r e d e m o n s t r a t i n g e i t h e r at t h e t i m e of t h e i r a c t i o n o r in c o n s u l t a t i o n w i t h m e m b e r s of t h e o f f i c e of t h e D e a n of S t u d e n t s , it h a s b e e n speculated by some administrators that these d e m o n s t r a t i o n s were intended to show the black students' desire to have the Judicial system r e f o r m e d to meet their r e q u e s t s . T h o s e s t u d e n t s involved w h o m t h e anchor q u e s t i o n e d also r e f u s e d t o e l a b o r a t e on t h e c a u s e of t h e d e m o n s t r a t i o n s . Associate chaplain Samuel Williams s t a t e d t h a t as he u n d e r s t o o d t h e d e m o n s t r a t i o n s , it s e e m ed t h e m o t i v a t i o n w a s " a d e q u a t e r e p r e s e n t a t i o n for black s t u d e n t s in t h e c a m p u s s t r u c t u r e . T h i s is what 1 hear above a n y t h i n g else," Williams a d d e d . W h a t e v e r t h e c a u s e of t h e dem o n s t r a t i o n s , h o p e that the tension w h i c h c u r r e n t l y e x i s t s b e t ween the black and w h i t e comm u n i t i e s m i g h t be r e l a x i n g was e x p r e s s e d by several s t u d e n t s a n d adminstrators.

' S U C H AN A R R A N G E M E N T w o u l d be e f f e c t e d , " s t a t e d t h e p r o p o s a l , " b y t h e a p p o i n t m e n t of an advisor for W T A S f r o m t h e f a c u l t y of t h e d e p a r t m e n t of c o m munication." T h e p r i m a r y r o l e of t h e a d v i s o r w o u l d b e t o act as a liason b e tween WTAS, the department and o t h e r s e g m e n t s of t h e c a m p u s , a n d to e n c o u r a g e high q u a l i t y programming. Despite the merger, WTAS w o u l d c o n t i n u e t o be o w n e d a n d o p e r a t e d by t h e s t u d e n t s . W T A S W A S O R G A N I Z E D in 1 9 5 6 as an e x p e r i m e n t in t h e p h y s i c s d e p a r t m e n t , a n d at f i r s t w a s a very small o p e r a t i o n . T h e r e w a s a m i n i m a l a m o u n t of b r o a d casting. Operating under the a u t h o r i t y of t h e F e d e r a l C o m m u n i c a t i o n s C o m m i s s i o n at t h e frequency of 610 kilohertz, W T A S h a s since increased its broadcasting time considerably, w i t h m u c h of t h e n e w air t i m e b e i n g installed j u s t t h i s y e a r . In September, 1969 there w e r e a p p r o x i m a t e l y 8 0 h o u r s of w e e k l y b r o a d c a s t i n g t i m e . At p r e s e n t , t h r o u g h t h e w o r k of f r e s h m a n Dick B u l t e r m a n , W T A S p r o gram director, t h e air-time has b e e n b o o s t e d t o n e a r l y 115 h o u r s a w e e k , w i t h all d a y b r o a d c a s t i n g on weekends. A M U L T I F A R I O U S program offers music f r o m " T o p 4 0 " and p r o g r e s s i v e to j a z z , t o classical a n d " o l d i e s b u t g o o d i e s . " In t h e old f o l k style are s o n g s like " W a i t i n g f o r the R o b e r t F . Lee R a g . " F o r the " C o u n t r y and Western" lovers are t u n e s like " H o w Can 1 Rem e m b e r the Face 1 Can't F o r g e t ? " and " Y o u ' r e So Sweet, Horseflies Keep Hangin' 'Round Your Head."

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Chinese artists to give concert Pianist lung Kwong-Kwong a n d violinist Ma S i - l i o n will present a c o n c e r t W e d n e s d a y , April 8 at 8:1 5 p . m . in the Civic C e n t e r as p a r t of t h e H o l l a n d C o m m u n i t y C o n c e r t A s s o c i a t i o n Series. T h e c o u p l e is a c h a m b e r m u s i c t e a m as well as h u s b a n d a n d w i f e . Miss T u n g h a s a p p e a r e d m a n y t i m e s in N e w Y o r k s i n c e her d e b u t in 1 9 5 1 a n d h a s r e c e n t l y b e e n very a c t i v e in E u r o p e , w h e r e she h a s a p p e a r e d f r e q u e n t l y w i t h t h e o r c h e s t r a s and in m u s i c festivals. In t h e U n i t e d S t a t e s s h e has a p p e a r e d w i t h the C l e v e l a n d , San F r a n c i s c o a n d B o s t o n P o p s orchestras. She recently c o m p l e t e d a F a r E a s t e r n t o u r w i t h h e r husband. Ma is a f o r e m o s t violinist in the F a r F a s t a n d is the w i n n e r of t h e H e i f e t z A w a r d . He m a d e h i s d e b u t in N e w Y o r k in 1 9 5 6 a n d h a s since performed extensively t h r o u g h o u t t h i s c o u n t r y a n d Eur o p e . Ma r e c e n t l y a c q u i r e d t h e f a m o u s J o a c h i m Stradivarius and with it p e r f o r m e d t h e W e s t e r n p r e m i e r e of a c o n c e r t o w r i t t e n by his b r o t h e r Ma S i t s o n , a l e a d i n g Chinese composer. A d m i s s i o n t o t h e c o n c e r t is free to H o p e s t u d e n t s and faculty w i t h ID.

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C O M M U N I T Y C O N C E R T - T u n g K w o n g - K w o n g and Ma Si-Hon will be t h e f e a t u r e d m u s i c i a n s in a C o m m u n i t y Concert April 8 at 8 : 1 5 p . m . in t h e H o l l a n d Civic Center. H o p e s t u d e n t s and staff will be a d m i t t e d free u p o n p r e s e n t a t i o n of ID card.

C U E I N G U P - W T A S d i s c j o c k e y R o g e r P r i n d l e k e e p s his s h o w m o v i n g o n t h e " B i g 6 1 0 R a d i o . " T h e s t a t i o n is p l a n n i n g t o m e r g e w i t h t h e d e p a r t m e n t of c o m m u n i c a t i o n . F r o m a 5 0 , 0 0 0 milliwatt transm i t t e r in t h e b a s e m e n t of K o l l e n Hall, W T A S b r o a d c a s t s t h r o u g h t h e e l e c t r i c a l s y s t e m s of K o l l e n and t h e f r a t e r n i t y c o m p l e x . I n keeping with the co-educational s y s t e m s of H o p e , t h e f e m a l e " h a l f " of t h e c a m p u s receives t h e W T A S signal f r o m a 5 0 w a t t t r a n s m i t t e r in t h e b a s e m e n t o f G i l m o r e Hall. "WE USED TO WIRE our signal t h r o u g h t h e w a s h i n g m a c h i n e s in K o l l e n , " said B u l t e r m a n , " b u t whenever the washing mac h i n e s w e r e o p e r a t i n g , w e ' d lose 5 0 p e r c e n t of o u r p o w e r . As it is now, with the signal wired t h r o u g h the electrical systems, o u r signal is g o o d . " T h e " B i g 6 1 0 " h a s an a m p l e q u a n t i t y of r e c o r d s . T h e r e a r e n e a r l y 1 , 9 0 0 4 5 ' s at t h e s t a t i o n ' s l i b r a r y , a f e w of w h i c h d a t e b a c k t o 1 9 5 7 like t h e Big B o p p e r singing " C h a n t i l l y L a c e . " A p p r o x i m a t e l y 1 , 1 0 0 a l b u m s grace t h e shelves of t h e W T A S l i b r a r y , b u t these numbers dwindle frequently b e c a u s e of t h e f t s . "THESE CRACKPOTS and w i n o s c o m e in h e r e a n d steal all our albums," said Bulterman. " E v e r y B e a t l e a l b u m w e ' v e received has b e e n s t o l e n , and o f c o u r s e we h a v e t o go o u t and b u y n e w o n e s , and n a t u r a l l y all t h e o t h e r r e c o r d s t h a t get s t o l e n a r e the good ones that e v e r y o n e w a n t s t o h e a r . C o n v i c t i o n of rec o r d t h e f t is s u f f i c i e n t g r o u n d s f o r expulsion." B e c o m i n g a disc j o c k e y f o r W T A S involves five h o u r s of t r a i n -

ing a n d an a u d i t i o n w i t h s o p h o more Bob Scott, WTAS personnel director. Bulterman c o m m e n t e d t h a t a l t h o u g h a p p l i c a n t s f o r disc j o c k e y p o s i t i o n s are a l w a y s welcome, the station needs people to help with the advertising operat i o n s of W T A S . W H E N W T A S IS N O T on t h e air in t h e m i d d l e of t h e a f t e r n o o n and t h e early m o r n i n g h o u r s d u r ing w e e k d a y s , W L A V , " L o v e Rad i o , " o u t of G r a n d R a p i d s is r e b r o a d c a s t . B r o t h e r J o h n is t h e a n c h o r m a n f o r L o v e R a d i o . He d i r e c t s t h e f l o w of m u s i c a n d e v e n t s t o c r e a t e a s t r e a m of inv o l v e m e n t . B r o t h e r J o h n is also k n o w n as t h e R e v e r e n d J o h n V. Rydgren, former director of Radio-TV-film for the American Lutheran Church. In t h e f u t u r e W T A S p l a n s t o h a v e an FM s t a t i o n t h a t w o u l d r e a c h b e y o n d t h e H o p e College campus. WTAS now broadcasts strictly within the c a m p u s .

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Senior chemistry major Charles Lieder has been awarded honorable m e n t i o n r e c o g n i t i o n by t h e D a n f o r t h F o u n d a t i o n , w h i c h annually h o n o r s college seniors w h o plan t o p u r s u e a college t e a c h i n g career. T h i s r e c o g n i t i o n is t h e s e c o n d major h o n o r presented to Lieder. Last m o n t h he was s e l e c t e d a Woodrow Wilson Fellowship F o u n d a t i o n designate.

Hone has five-year plan tor engineering students An e n g i n e e r i n g p r o g r a m w h i c h r e s u l t s in a BA a n d an AB in five y e a r s f r o m t w o s c h o o l s is p r e s e n t l y in e f f e c t at H o p e C o l l e g e . C o o r d i n a t o r a n d a d v i s o r of t h e " 3 - 2 p r o g r a m " is Dr. J a y F o l k e r t . p r o f e s s o r of m a t h e m a t i c s . THE P R O G R A M involves a s t u d e n t s p e n d i n g t h r e e y e a r s at H o p e , t a k i n g a t o t a l of at least 9 6 h o u r s and all of t h e basics required for a Hope diploma. During t h a t t i m e a r r a n g e m e n t s will b e m a d e for t h e s t u d e n t to s t u d y f o r t h e r e m a i n i n g t w o y e a r s at an e n g i n e e r i n g c o l l e g e . At the e n d of t h e s e t w o y e a r s , t h e s t u d e n t will receive a BS d e g r e e f r o m t h e e n g i n e e n n g c o l l e g e a l o n g w i t h an AB degree f r o m H o p e with a m a j o r in e n g i n e e r i n g s c i e n c e . Folkert stated that Hope's prog r a m is w o r k i n g p r i m a r i l y w i t h M i c h i g a n S t a t e U n i v e r s i t y and t h e U n i v e r s i t y of M i c h i g a n ; h o w e v e r , a student may apply elsewhere. He a d d e d t h a t if a s t u d e n t w a n t s t o go to t h e U n i v e r s i t y of Michigan f o r t h e l a t t e r t w o - y e a r p e r i o d , he has t h e c h o i c e of t h e A n n A r b o r or D e a r b o r n c a m p u s e s . W H E N A S K E D a b o u t t h e orig i n s of t h e p r o g r a m , F o l k e r t c o m m e n t e d t h a t , " T h e idea is n o t n e w , b u t it is r e l a t i v e l y n e w t o o u r c a m p u s . " T h e p r o g r a m w a s rej e c t e d by t h e C o l l e g e d u r i n g t h e f i f t i e s b e c a u s e it c o n f l i c t e d w i t h

H o p e ' s policy that a H o p e stud e n t , in o r d e r t o receive a d i p l o m a , m u s t s p e n d his s e n i o r y e a r at H o p e . In 1965, Folkert suggested t h a t t h e College r e c o n s i d e r t h e p r o g r a m . It w a s a p p r o v e d the foll o w i n g year a n d d e t a i l s w e r e w o r k e d o u t w i t h t h e U n i v e r s i t y of M i c h i g a n . Last y e a r t h e A c a d e m i c Affairs Board approved the program in a f f i l i a t i o n w i t h M i c h i g a n State. " T H E R E A R E T W O goals involved w i t h t h e p r o g r a m , " said F o l k e r t . " O n e is t o give t h e s t u d e n t t h e b e n e f i t of a liberal a r t s e d u c a t i o n and also give h i m t r a i n ing f o r a p r o f e s s i o n a l v o c a t i o n . T h e s e c o n d p u r p o s e involved is t o o f f e r a p r o g r a m w h i c h will h o p e fully attract m o r e male s t u d e n t s to come to Hope." Folkert stated that there are p r e s e n t l y t h r e e s t u d e n t s at t h e U n i v e r s i t y of M i c h i g a n and t h r e e at H o p e w h o are involved in t h i s p r o g r a m . " T h e r e are a l s o a p p r o x i m a t e l y six s t u d e n t s o n t h e f r e s h m a n a n d s o p h o m o r e level w h o will p r o b a b l y p a r t i c i p a t e in t h e p r o g r a m , " said F o l k e r t . Folkert added that any student w h o is i n t e r e s t e d in t h e p r o g r a m should contact him for additional information concerning the program.


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On getting on T h e h i s t o r y of race r e l a t i o n s at H o p e College in recent years has been m a r k e d b y an ever-increasing consciousness a m o n g b o t h w h i t e and black s t u d e n t s o f t h e i r d i f f e r e n c e s . T h e causes f o r t h i s awareness are n o t hard t o perceive; t h e y reside in t h e vast increase of t h e n u m b e r of b l a c k

s h o u l d be aware t h a t t h e r e is a vast d i f f e r e n c e b e t w e e n b e i n g black in a s o c i e t y w h e r e m o s t o f the w e a l t h , etc., is cont r o l l e d b y t h e w h i t e m a j o r i t y , and w h i c h has a long h i s t o r y o f abusing the black m a n , and being w h i t e in t h i s same

s t u d e n t s at the College over t h e past f e w years, t h e g r o w t h o f black n a t i o n a l i s m , w i t h its emphasis o n t h e u n i q u e c u l t u r a l

s o c i e t y . W i t h these t o o l s H o p e ' s w h i t e s t u d e n t s m i g h t be able t o avoid in part the a n t a g o n i s m m a n y n o w feel t o w a r d their f e l l o w - s t u d e n t w h o is b l a c k .

heritage o f black A m e r i c a n s , and increasing black m i l i t a n c y b o t h on and o f f A m e r i c a n college campuses. A t H o p e these t r e n d s were m a n i f e s t in t h e f o r m a t i o n of t h e Black

C o a l i t i o n , requests b y blacks f o r a

F o r its p a r t , the b l a c k c o m m u n i t y c o u l d c o n c e i v a b l y i m p r o v e t h e present status of race r e l a t i o n s and increase t h e p o s s i b i l i t y of having t h e i r requests a p p r o v e d and understood by providing adequate rationales f o r these requests. T h i s s h o u l d be d o n e w i t h the u n d e r s t a n d i n g that H o p e ' s w h i t e

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students, because o f t h e i r peculiar backg r o u n d , are o f t e n incapable of c o m p r e h e n d i n g the black s i t u a t i o n and t h e requests t h a t result f r o m it w i t h o u t d e t a i l e d ll

l was sent by the I n t e r - F r a t e r n i t y C o u n c i l to m a k e sure that y o u r pledging activities are being k e p t w i t h i n a C h r i s t i a n c o n t e x t .

explanation. separate student and

special

u n i o n , separate h o u s i n g

procedures

for

guaranteeing

black r e p r e s e n t a t i o n in such diverse g r o u p s

If it is t r u e , as so m a n y c o n t e n d , t h a t ignorance is t h e basis o f p r e j u d i c e , t h e n it

as the H o m e c o m i n g c o u r t and t h e College

will

J u d i c i a l Board.

ignorance w i t h

W h i t e s (not all b u t p r o b a b l y a m a j o r i t y )

be

up

to

whites

to

facts, and

combat

that

it w i l l b e c o m e

the r e s p o n s i b i l i t y of t h e blacks t o p r o v i d e

have f a i l e d t o c o m p r e h e n d w h y the black s t u d e n t s sit at l u n c h t o g e t h e r , m u c h less

the i n f o r m a t i o n that t h e w h i t e s need t o be

w h y t h e y ask for special r e p r e s e n t a t i o n o n

near silence and fear t o speak w h i c h m a n y blacks have s h o w n d u r i n g the m o s t recent

the

College J u d i c i a l

Board.

W h i t e s have

informed

about

current

situations.

succession o f events have led t o one-sided-

a t t r i b u t e to w h i t e H o p e College, and have in t u r n in m a n y cases b e c o m e alienated

ness and bias. Perhaps e x p l a n a t i o n s h o u l d

f r o m t h e blacks. T h u s , t h e perceived d i f f e r ences, or perhaps m o r e c o r r e c t l y the misc o n c e i v e d d i f f e r e n c e s , have led t o antagonism and t e n s i o n b e t w e e n the t w o groups. T h e c a m p u s is p r o b a b l y m o r e o p e n l y racist

view m u s t be heard, o p e n t o discussion and

to

see the

racism

black

f u t u r e - t h e black students are sure t o m a k e m o r e requests, m o s t of w h i c h are legitim a t e l y based o n t h e c u l t u r a l d i f f e r e n c e s b e t w e e n black and w h i t e w h i c h m o s t w h i t e

ready t o be acted u p o n . D i a l o g u e can be a stall t a c t i c , b u t it can also lead t o corrective measures and decreased

antagonism

b e t w e e n groups. In

the

past

two

weeks

the

College

J u d i c i a l B o a r d , the S t u d e n t S t a n d i n g and Appeals C o m m i t t e e , the Campus Life Board

and

the

Administrative

Affairs

B o a r d have d e m o n s t r a t e d their awareness of

the

special n a t u r e of

t h e requests o f

s t u d e n t s fail t o a c k n o w l e d g e , and the w h i t e

the black s t u d e n t s b y

students

date these requests. T h e Black Coalition's five-point statement to the Judicial

will

antagonistic

continue

to

become

more

in a t t i t u d e because of these

acting to accomo-

B o a r d , w h i c h p r o v i d e s some r a t i o n a l e f o r the desires o f the b l a c k s , is also a step

requests. T h o u g h t h e n a t u r e of t h i s p r o b l e m , w i t h

in

the

right

direction.

These

actions

its r o o t s deep in t h e e n v i r o n m e n t a l back-

jointly

g r o u n d s o f all i n v o l v e d m a k e s q u i c k

o r a t i o n u n l i k e l y , t h e r e are correctives pos-

f u l l y w i l l ease some o f t h e racial t e n s i o n w h i c h n o w pervades t h e c a m p u s . B u t f o r

sible.

substantial

For

one,

Hope's

white

ameli-

students

have led to changes w h i c h hope-

i m p r o v e m e n t , awareness d e m -

s h o u l d c o m e t o an awareness o f the t r u e

o n s t r a t e d b y these g o v e r n i n g b o d i e s m u s t

d i f f e r e n c e s w h i c h d o exist b e t w e e n t h e m

extend to the entire and the rationales

and

Hope's

black

students.

The

white

s h o u l d u n d e r s t a n d his i n a b i l i t y t o judge t h e a m o u n t o f racism at H o p e , w h i c h is t h e m a i n reason f o r t h e blacks' requests, because o f his w h i t e s k i n . M o r e b r o a d l y , he

white community, for other group

a c t i o n s t a k e n by b l a c k s t u d e n t s s h o u l d be made p u b l i c , and such black s t u d e n t s should their

be

prepared

to

openly

discuss

requests.

Involvement is first step S t u d e n t Congress p e t i t i o n s

m a k i n g Boards in t h e c a m p u s g o v e r n m e n t

are b e i n g d i s t r i b u t e d f o r p o s i t i o n s o n Col-

s t r u c t u r e . A mere 2 3 p e r c e n t c o u l d n a m e

lege g o v e r n i n g bodies. S t u d e n t s m a y a p p l y

t w o Boards, and 4 percent

t o serve o n any o f t h e t h r e e Boards o r o n

three. A n a s t o n i s h i n g 34 percent

the standing committees w h i c h

name

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week

make re-

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of

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three

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Student

c o m m e n d a t i o n s t o t h e Boards. I n a d d i t i o n ,

Congress

s t u d e n t s m a y seek t o sit o n t h e College

K l e t z d a i l y t o answer q u e s t i o n s a b o u t t h e

Judicial

committee

B o a r d . S o m e p o s i t i o n s are m a d e

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not be necessary, b u t the black p o i n t o f

n o w t h a n it has been in recent years, and it is f o o l i s h f o r a n y o n e t o believe the situat i o n w i l l radically change in t h e i m m e d i a t e

The Silent Majority

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students

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structure,

available

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in

the

will

d e l i g h t e d t o answer any q u e s t i o n , w h e t h e r

b y p e t i t i o n . S t u d e n t Congress C a b i n e t re-

the

c o m m e n d a t i o n and s t u d e n t r e f e r e n d u m .

governmental position or not.

who

asks

THIS Y E A R , RABE has just issued a n e w r e l e a s e t h a t c o u l d b e t h e b i g g e s t hit H u s h r e c o r d s e v e r h a d . It is t i t l e d " T h e Silent M a j o r i t y " and has been r e c o r d e d on LP as w e l l as t a p e . R a b e a n d h i s b r i l l i a n t s t a f f o f s o u n d e n g i n e e r s t r a v e l e d all o v e r t h e c o u n t r y t o get t h e e x a c t s i l e n c e n e c e s sary f o r e a c h c u t o n t h e label. " T h e Silent M a j o r i t y " is n o t o n l y a n e l e c t r o n i c m a r v e l , b u t a n i n s p i r a t i o n a l t r i u m p h a s w e l l . It c o u l d , w i t h t h e p r o p e r p l a y i n g b y disk j o c k e y s , b e c o m e the biggest seller since "My Fair L a d y . " 1 s p o k e t o R a b e b y t e l e p h o n e a n d he told m e that H u s h label was w o r k i n g day and night to m e e t the orders. "I B E L I E V E O U R t i m i n g w a s p e r f e c t . T h e Silent Majority wanted to hear themselves o n r e c o r d s , a n d if 1 m u s t s a y s o myself, the silence on this particular record is d e a f e n i n g . " " W h e r e did y o u r e c o r d T h e S i l e n t M a j o r i t y ' ? " I asked him.

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t h i n k i n g a b o u t next year's c a m p u s government. M i n o r i t y group representation on

cent o f

any C o m m i t t e e or B o a r d is possible w i t h -

t h e representative sample of stu-

dents f e l t t h a t t h e S t u d e n t Congress was

out

not

groups will apply for the positions w h i c h

representative o f t h e s t u d e n t b o d y . I n

t h e same survey, s t u d e n t s s h o w e d dissatis-

passing

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special

legislation

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T h e r e is y e t one m o r e c o n s i d e r a t i o n in A recent survey t a k e n b y t h e O f f i c e o f

" W e w e n t e v e r y w h e r e , h u t we still f o u n d t h e b e s t q u a l i t y of s i l e n c e t o b e in W a s h i n g t o n . D.C. F o r e x a m p l e , t h e first c u t o n t h e r e c o r d is t i t l e d ' T h e S t a t e Department Explaining Our C o m m i t m e n t in L a o s , ' I t ' s a s i l e n t t r i u m p h . " W E A L S O R E C O R D E D Civil R i g h t s Leaders Listening to a S p e e c h by S p i r o A g n e w , ' T h e P e n t a g o n at t h e S e n a t e D e fending Lockheed Overruns' and 'Strom T h u r m o n d ' s A t t a c k on the People W h o O v e r t u r n e d t h e S c h o o l B u s e s in L a m a r , S.CV " " Y o u certainly got s o m e great silence t h e r e , " I said. " T h a t i s n ' t t h e half of i t , " R a b e s a i d . "We recorded A t t n y . G e n . Mitchell w h e n he w a s told his w i f e had just a p p e a r e d o n CBS television." " B u t he was speechless." " E x a c t l y . We g o t it ail o n t h e r e c o r d , as well a s t h r e e m i n u t e s o f T h e Wit a n d W a r m t h of M a r t h a Mitchell.' " " W h a t o t h e r silences did y o u r e c o r d ? " " W E B E L I E V E WE g o t a w o n d e r f u l c u t of L a w r e n c e O ' B r i e n w h e n he w a s t o l d t h e D e m o c r a t i c Party o w e d $9 million, but we c o u l d n e v e r get H u b e r t H u m p h r e y t o s t a y quiet long e n o u g h to record h i m . So we eliminated him from the record." " D i d y o u record Daniel M o y n i h a n ' s reaction w h e n r e p o r t e r s told him that his phrase urging the President to use 'benign n e g l e c t ' in d e a l i n g w i t h t h e b l a c k s h a d b e e n made public?" " N O , WE P A S S E D t h a t o n e u p , t h o u g h we d i d r e c o r d P r e s i d e n t N i x o n a l o n e in t h e Oval R o o m trying t o decide w h e t h e r T e x a s or P e n n S t a t e h a d t h e n u m b e r o n e f o o t b a l l t e a m in t h e c o u n t r y . " R a b e said h e w a s p r o u d e s t of t h e last p a r t o f h i s r e c o r d . H e said h e r e c o r d e d 5,000 m e m b e r s of t h e Silent M a j o r i t y shaking their heads while watching Huntley and Brinkley o n television.

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A f r i e n d of m i n e n a m e d Bill R a b e , w h o lives in S a u l t e S t e . M a r i e , M i c h . , h e a d s a very successful phonograph company called H u s h . W h e r e R a b e ' s c o m p a n y d i f f e r s w i t h o t h e r s is t h a t t h e H u s h l a b e l s p e c i a l izes in t h e r e c o r d i n g of s i l e n t r e c o r d s . R e a l i z i n g t h a t as o t h e r c o m p a n i e s r a i s e d t h e d e c i b e l s of t h e i r r e c o r d s t h e r e w o u l d be a great m a r k e t for silence, R a b e has been s u c c e s s f u l l y r e c o r d i n g silent r e c o r d s u n d e r the H u s h label since 1960. HIS F I R S T G O L D E N r e c o r d w h i c h sold over a million copies was "Calvin Coolidge S p e a k s " w h i c h had o n t h e o t h e r side of the label " M o r e o f G r e t a G a r b o . " R a b e followed u p this silent LP w i t h "Wall S t r e e t Cheering Herbert Hoover After the Stock Market Crash." Every year, Rabe has put o u t t h r e e or f o u r silent r e c o r d s t h a t have been played a n d a p p r e c i a t e d b y A m e r i c a n s all o v e r t h i s country.

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P u b l i s h e d w e e k l y d u r i n g t h e c o l l e g e y e a r e x c e p t v a c a t i o n , h o l i d a y a n d e x a m i n a t i o n p e r i o d s by a n d f o r t h e s t u d e n t s of H o p e C o l l e g e , H o l l a n d , M i c h i g a n , u n d e r t h e a u t h o r i t y of t h e S t u d e n t C o m m u n i c a t i o n s Board. Subscription: $5 per year. P r i n t e d ; The Composing R o o m , Grand Rapids, Michigan.

f a c t i o n w i t h several areas o f c a m p u s l i f e , f r o m t h e health c l i n i c and personal c o n t a c t w i t h f a c u l t y members to core requirements and t h e academic calendar. S o m e of these

T h e Congress must give close a t t e n t i o n t o p e t i t i o n s f r o m persons of m i n o r i t y Congress p r e s i d e n t and C a b i n e t w e l c o m e

b y v a r i o u s Boards, o t h e r s have yet t o be

p e t i t i o n s f r o m all s t u d e n t s and w i l l m a k e

brought

recommendations to the student b o d y that all g r o u p s be represented in the c o m m u n i t y g o v e r n m e n t w o u l d be reassuring. H o w e v e r , any m i n o r i t y g r o u p s c a n n o t ask t o be

light.

If

there

is w i d e s p r e a d

dissatisfaction w i t h elements of campus life or p r o c e d u r e , t h e n now is t h e t i m e t o s h o w t h a t such d i s s a t i s f a c t i o n is m o r e t h a n m e r e g r u m b l i n g . I n v o l v e m e n t is t h e f i r s t step t o s o l u t i o n o f College p r o b l e m s , and S t u d e n t Congress is o f f e r i n g the o p p o r t u n i t y t o get

Office;

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Phone;

represented unless t h e y first consider t h e opportunity

available t h i s week

for

such

representation.

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involved this week. DEPARTMENTS

B y p l a n n i n g ahead, w i t h f o r e s i g h t r a t h e r If i n v o l v e m e n t is t h e f i r s t step, i n f o r m a t i o n c l o s e l y f o l l o w s . In t h e same O I R survey, o n l y 37 percent o f t h e s t u d e n t s c o u l d n a m e one o f t h e t h r e e t o p decision-

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THE MINER I struck gold in t h e s k y that night. I rode the caravan of my eyes t o the edge of the h o r i z o n : t h e brink of t h e cavernous d e e p where stars reach out to seize t h e careless d r e a m e r .

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THE LAST SEASON

holed pan, hoping the find the heavens.

SUMMER

POND

Now and again despite the sandy, settled soot,

Witness an e t h e r e a l world m a d e of s n o w ,

g l i t t e r i n g gold

T r a n s i e n t a s m o o n l i g h t in d r e a m l e s s g l o w .

Recessed f r o m s u m m e r ' s glare,

C o m e w a l k w i t h m e . Believe. C o m e w a l k w i t h m e

S i n k i n g s h a d o w s in a c l e a r , c l o s e d p o o l

breaks through

T h r o u g h f i e l d a n d g a r d e n , f o r e s t a n d lea

Rest u n d e r trees h u n g steeply

a n d I a m r i c h again,

Yet u n d i s t u r b e d by d e e p , b r o k e n t r o d d i n g .

F r o m moist, earthy banks

spendthrift:

Walk l i g h t l y , f o r t h e w i n d m a y h e a r us b r i n g

Over mossy greens a n d deeper blues.

I s c a t t e r s t a r s till d a w n .

A h a n d unused to t e n d e r t o u c h a n d cry

So f a r f r o m c h a n c e

A g a i n s t t h e i n v a d e r s . The w o r l d g o e s b y

T h e r e f a l l s a leaf

In its w h i r l i n g loss o f w o n d e r , t h e l o t

T h a t never stops to float.

Martha Mulder

W h i c h k n o w l e d g e b o r e . We b e a r n o w i s h t o r o t

William Schutter

Into newness, melt into shining stone. We a r e c h i l d r e n , t o g e t h e r a n d a l o n e . F o l l o w e r s t r u e of t h e gentle Dian, Virgin h u n t r e s s h u n t i n g a virgin l a n d .

Beverly Dale Greer JUST LIKE A PHARISEE DOWN THE ROADS

V I C T O R I A I;

In t h e d a r k e n i n g h o u r s When y o u r wisdom towers O v e r s n a t c h e s of l e i s u r e

Over t h e street lights s t r u n g d o w n t h e r o a d

1 wash my face

A p i g e o n flies in t h e c i t y d u s k .

in t h e silver s i l e n c e o f t h e s t a r s .

Harried by the wind,

T h e h a u n t i n g blue of the graying sky

Making for the nest. Several b e a t s and t h e n a glide

is s u b l i m e relief in m y b a p t i s m .

Several b e a t s and t h e n a glide

Make him understand

T o o soon the night is u p o n m e , a n d w e e p i n g of t h e w e a p o n r y

W hile t h e l a m p s b r i e f l y v i b r a t e

of m o r n , she s e n d s m e d o w n

Their s h a d o w s changing r h y t h m .

t h r o u g h tall t h i n g r a s s t o y o u r d o o r .

The bird swings up, H u n g f o r a m o m e n t like f i n g e r s

Y o u are so l o n g a p a r t of m e : all t h e n i g h t .

And the pigeon disappears.

The naked beauty

As a f e a t h e r s h a k e n l o o s e

o f t h e d a w n trills d o w n t h e l a k e

F i n d s i t s o w n w a y t o fly.

a n d s t i r s t h e u n d e r - w a v e of c a l m a b o u t ; a b o u t t h e p i n k e d p a l e of s k y .

William Schutter

A b o v e h i m : c l o u d s of f r u i t f l i e s s w a r m e d A m o n g the rotting fruit that bent T h e b r i t t l e l i m b s a n d fell f r o m t h e t r e e . L i k e flies, h e s a i d , m y l i f e is m e a n t To celebrate degeneracy.

Charles Schoeneck

Is an a n g u i s h y o u f o u n d ()nly u n d e r S o r r o w Rains. Like t h u n d e r c l o u d s .

T o s h o w w i s d o m of y e a r s . T e a c h t h e s t a n d i n g still O n a l o f t y hill

T h e day has m o u n t e d

Making pleas to t h e wind.

a q u a r t e r - w i s e o f all i t s j o u r n e y

Saying, " L o r d , I have s i n n e d , "

in t h e f i n i s h

N e v e r l i s t e n i n g if h e h e e d s

o f t h e i n n o c e n c e a n d f l u s h of early l i g h t .

' C a u s e y o u really c o u l d n ' t c a r e .

Beneath t h e peach tree. His b o d y f o r m e d A n o t h e r r o o t . T h e r e was o n e s o u n d

T h a t t h e love t h a t h e ' s s e e k i n g

T h e y roll a l o n g l o o k i n g f o r a land teaching sack-clothen tears

At a k e y b o a r d b e f o r e t h e y c o m e t o r e s t .

A t d u s k , h e ' d lie u p o n t h e g r o u n d

T o escape t h e S o r r o w Rains, Take the child's seeking hand,

Sometimes skipping sideways

FEAST

A peasant may find

When j u s t e c h o i n g calls

Yet across a field o f s t r a w u n m a d e ; t h e w i n d kissing m y f l e e t i n g s t e p s , t h e vestige

K n o w y o u r r u i n e d walls, When t h e wind speaks no m e m o r y Of w h e r e y o u m a y b e ,

o f all m y d r e a m .

You may find that C o d you fear Y o u , y o u a r e so l o n g a p a r t o f m e :

Martha Mulder

Didn't send t h e Sorrow Rains.

R, D. Warner


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i

MEMOIR I reinemlKT a S e p l e m h r r evening; I tliou^hl I loved a s p e c i a l p e r s o n . We w e r e w a l k i n g in llie w a r m d u s k , a n d s h e h o u ^ h l m r an ice ( T e a m c o n e . I f e l l c r n h a r r a s s e d , b e c a u s e I h a d live d o l l a r s in m y p o c k e t . Hut it w a s h e r t r e a t . ( T h e r e would he o t h e r l i m e s when I would pay.) I he leaves had yet t o start t u r n i n g w i t h that lir>l evening ( hill, w h e n the dew is I r o s t e d a ^ l i s l e n i n ^ w h i t e . She was h e a u l i l u l , and very w o n d e r l u l . I'Or a s u i n m e r , she had heen in K u r o p e t r a v e l l i n g all a h o u l . She had stayed in a seaside cottage l o r a w h i l e . I l was her f a v o r i t e l i m e o f all; h o u r s o l I r e e d o m t o live whenever she w a n t e d . I here was no o n e t o censure her h i e . " I t niiisl he w o n d e r f u l t o he in l o v e , " I .said. " \ e s . In Paris; w i n t e r t i m e . When y o u are c o l d , and v o u love. Sleeping close, and h u ^ i n ^ each o t h e r . Paris.

I

wondered

distant, hut not

il

I

foreign.

would

ever jzet there. It

was

\ m y s t e r y , yet f a m i l i a r as are all

things r o m a n t i c . T h e s t r e e t w a l k e r s w o u l d he h e a u l i l u l , and all the sidewalk painters very talented. S n o w l a l l i n g o u t s i d e , against the c o l d blue o f n i g h t . We were in hed. H e a u l i f u l , I guess. "Is love Paris?" "No. I w o n d e r e d , a n d ate my ice cream. " I want t o he p r e g n a n t , " I said. " H a v e a h a h y . T o k n o w I eels t o see one's insides hecome a real h e i n g . "

IIOVN IT

" ^ o i i want responsihililies/ " N o . Just a h a h y . " •"Kesponsihilities. I knew a hov last \ e a r w h o w a n t e d t o get m a r r i e d l o r r e s p o n s i h i l i t i e s . " "Well.

I

pregnant,

don t

want

to

get

married.

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to

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l o leel g r o w t h inside. T o show o i l what I have

done. \ ( h i l d . " I hat s o d d .

.

by Richard

Self-portrait

1 s u p p o s e so, h u t I still w a n t l o h e p r e g n a n t .

hP

cinder liroek

In J a n u a r y s h e fell in l o v e , a n d s o m e w h a t p e r m a n e n t l v . He h a d a l o t o l p r o b l e m s , a n d s h e w a s g o i n g l o he his s o c i a l My

dog

was put

lo s l e e p ten

months

I hat m o m would m a k e 1 almost caught iieor^e,

w o r k e r . 1 again t h o u g h t a b o u t heing p r e g n a n t . later.

A warm

1 he big bull f r o g , in s o m e r u n o f f

s u m m e r d a y , f r i s k y . I w a n t e d t o r u n a w a y w h e n he d i e d .

Behind the house, except

C o t o Paris, a n d h a v e a b a b y . H a v e s o m e t h i n g n o o n e c o u l d

1 slipped and m o m

lake

Made m e go lo bed early.

away.

Maybe

1 should

have had

p u p p i e s . T h e r e is

n o t h i n g f r i e n d l i e r . D o w n t h e hall, w h i t e , h e t o o k m y d o g .

The n e x t m o n t h , a f t e r t h e sun and soaked

1 he d o o r shut. I loved y o u Clyde, but n o t e n o u g h lo forget

Up the run off, 1 found George,

the

All d r i e d a n d s t i f f a n d l i g h t

crying and

run

and

fetch you.

My g u t s v o m i t e d .

I

Leading questions about When the bridge club came over A n d l e f t w i t h t h e c a r d s still C o v e r e d w i t h last w e e k ' s d u s t . Until H e n r y , t h e " d u m b m u t t " C h a s e d h i s tail i n t o t h e s t a n d A n d t h e vase t h u d d e d o n t h e c a r p e t And bust a noticable instant later

r e t c h e d t e a r s , a n d fell a g a i n s t t h e d o o r , c u t t i n g m y e a r . Y o u

A s c o r k like a t o y ,

are dead

And millions of tiny orange ants trailed

And m o m m a d e dad take Henry to the p o u n d .

t h r o u g h t h e high grass with me. Barking, laughing. You are

O f f in l i n e s l i k e o n a s t a r ,

And o n e night while I read a b o u t

b e a u t i f u l , and 1 love you C l y d e . You are my baby.

And George was the orange center.

H o w t h e s a b e r t o o t h t r i p p e d a n d fell

And when I kicked him.

()n his f a n g s

m y c r e a t i o n , g r o w , a n d b e c o m e all h e c a n . B u t I will n e v e r

T h e a n t s fell o f f

My w i f e said t h a t h e s h o u l d h a v e g o t t e n b r a c e s

be pregnant, unless on p a p e r . "

L i k e sand

A n d t h a t my hair was lighter

A n d a fly b u z z e d a r o u n d in his h e a d .

Since Nogales,

And o n t h e c h i p p e d c e m e n t p o r c h of

A n d I m i s s e d t h e fly

"Yes, but beautiful."

The sheet rock tenements, brushed redwood,

With t h e rolled u p m a g a z i n e .

I ' m g l a d y o u h a d t h a t d a y , g r a y a s it w a s , t o r u n , a n d

1 p u t r o c k s 1 f o u n d in t h e a l l e y

A n d t h e h o l e in m y c h e s t

A n d w h e n I hit t h e m w i t h my d a d ' s h a m m e r

A n d t h e f l a t t e n e d l e a d in m y b o d y

b r o k e n legs, c u t f e e t , s l e e p i n g o n m y b e d . Y o u a r e love m y

they would always shatter

A n d t h e fly o n t h e b a c k o f m y w r i s t

puppy.

And leave a while dust on the h a m m e r .

Were p e a c e f u l

Never could quite...

Like sleep a l t e r love.

still, y e t

1 can see you n o w r u n n i n g , b o u n c i n g

Yes, 1 g u e s s I d o w a n t r e s p o n s i b i l i t y . T o s e e my c h i l d ,

That's

sad,

1 guess.

I don't

want

babies. They're a

bother."

live.

1 hope

you

created

Immense.

puppies.

I remember

you,

1 see y o u

sick, with

believe me.

But

not

e n o u g h t o f o r g e t m y s e l f a n d r u n t o save y o u . Y o u ' r e a s h e s n o w , d u m p e d , d e p o s i t e d . D i d h e kill y o u ^ ou

know

it

isn I

Paris, and ice cream.

A n d t h e a n t i q u e vase The o n e w i t h the lilies p a i n t e d o n it

with a n y love? Did t h e m a n cry? I cried l o u d , hysterical.

S p i l l i n g c r a c k e d lilies o n t h e f l o o r ,

Steve

Famir

It V usuallv

r a i n i n g , a n d u n r e m e m b e r e d details. It is a big brush s t r o k e , and

you

see huge e m o t i o n s ,

and

n o t h i n g defined. The

street-walkers have s y p h i l i s , and most o f Irauds.

the artists are

I here is u r i n e s l i d i n g d o w n the sides o f the ^- o l d e n • r

streets. 1 k n o w a plain g i r l : a f o o l . She loves her m a n , and she'll die when he leaves, and 1 k n o w he w o n I really give a d a m n . Hell

think about

her o n c e , or m a y b e t w i c e ( w h e n heV

d r u n k , o r a l o n e ) , and then l o r g e t . I smile and laugh, and i m i t a t e a l o o l l o r his a m u s e m e n l , because I like parts o f h i m . I lived a w e e k e n d vvith h i m . I lis k i t c h e n is a mess, and he needs d e o d o r a n t h a d l v . B u t he w i l l forget the w e e k e n d , and me, and hi> girl, and soniedav he w i l l be s u r r o u n d e d bv laces all the same, w i t h the same l o o l i s l i grins and grimaces. I

tliink

mav he

n o one loves. I r u n a l t e r i t , but

it s

enibarra>>ing, l i k e hav mg liv e dollars in m \ p o c k e t . . . . The snow is I ailing again, c o v e r i n g up mv p a t h , l e t t i n g me create a new o t i c . I no longer want t o he p r e g n a n t , or in love, l o r Ihev

b o t h rip y o u r guts o p e n , i l i e v

hard to b l o t o u t

ni\

k i l l . The night w o r k s

loolsteps. C o o d b y e

warm autumn

evenings, ice cream cones, g i r l w i t h big brains, b l o n d e hair. H e l l o ( Iv de o f shullered.

summer

n o o n s . W e l co me t o

mv

Itonald

house;

Steele

C L E A R I N G SHOWERS A w a s t e d m a r a u d e r , t h e s t o r m r a t t l e d o n in d e a t h - t h r o e s ; Squall-line armies passed, staining the sky. Colors buckled above me;

r e d s bled, d r i p p e d ,

Silently s t r e a k e d t h e folds of gray t u n i c s . And now, only mild pain; A gentle night Will c o m e ; a n d g e n t l e r r a i n , w i t h o u t a s t o r m .

Charles Schoeneck Intaglio

by Kalph Schroeder


March 2 0 , 1 9 7 0

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M A M A GOES TO T H E DOCTOR

LEAD WINE

T h e lion r o a r e d a n d s c a r e d t h e m o u s e T h e k e e p e r of his cage, Kesolved t o give t h i s ' z o o ' t h h lie A n d f i e r e e l v s h o w his rage.

"Well M a m a , l in glad t o see y o u b a c k a g a i n . J u s t in t i m e In g e n t l e t i m o r o u s ( j u a k i n g s of a u t u m n

f o r a n o t h e r c h e c k - u p . S o h o w ' s o u r little m o t h e r d o i n g ?

Air. lire l e a p t r a c i n g t h r o u g h t h e t r e e s

I r o m here M a m a , y o u d o n I l o o k t o o well, n o n o t well al

S w e a t i n g t h e .sk\J a b l a z e

all."

W ith s e e t h i n g p u l s e t o m e l t t h e g a l l i u m g a t e

The wind, that seemed to whisper

"Well

W a k e n i n i ' t h e l)lack m o o n a n d e n d l e s s d a r k

I rom the hinterlands ol home, B r o u g h t s c e n t s like u r g e n t t e l e g r a p h s ()l p l a c e s h e s h o u l d r o a m .

( M stalking grasslands grown Imairinarilv n J in t h i s t o m h ()l s i l e n t , b a r r e n s t o n e .

Sea t h a t s l e u t h t h r o u g h t h e c a t a c o m b s

d r e a m s for this child. She had had o t h e r s but they never

K o i n e is b u r n i n g in w i n e b o w l s oI l e a d !

really t u r n e d o u t t h e way she h a d h o p e d . But this t i m e , t h i s

In l l a m i n g r e f l e c t i o n s of t h e o t h e r ' s e \ e s

time

J u m p s o u t t h e M i n o t a u r t o invite t h e r a t s

d o n t k n o w how p r o u d I a m . of this c h i l d . ' She l o o k e d u p

really l o o k ill. O h y e s i n d e e d , y o u d o . L e t ' s run a lew t e s t s

I h e y mous<' t h e l o u n d e r i n g e y e s

Their seething hate and shame;

a n d see w h a t we c a n c o m e u p w i t h . It'll o n l y t a k e a lew

Into the great I-abvrinth.

m i n u t e s a n d it w o n ' t h u r t .

R e a s o n e d s t r a n d s of n a r c i s s t i c ilesh l or m e m o r i e s may seem present,

A f t e r s o m e p e r i o d of t e s t i n g w i t h s t r a n g e devices, w h o s e

W r i t h i n g in t a c t f u l t o u r n a m e n t

Kver g e n t l e ' , till y o u I ind

purpose

l o d r o w n in t h e c o n s c i o u s c a t a r a c t ol p o i s e

T h e Walls b e g i n t o d i s s i p a t e

eyes with a strange (piestioning, a

" O h I b e t v o u a r e M a m a , 1 j u s t bet y o u are. But y o u d o

Miser s a s y l u m s t r i n g ,

Its i n m a t e s l e a r n t o r e c o g n i z e

blotched

f e e l i n g of u n c e r t a i n t y il s e e m e d .

In [(iceemcal rolls, By a n y o t h e r n a m e .

it w a s g o i n g t o be d i l l e r e n t . " O h D o c t o r , y o u j u s t

t h r o u g h her

( ! o m e in.

A p r i s o n s still a p r i s o n

I

n' m e s s t h a t ' s b e c a u s e o f t h e c h i l d . " Mama b e a m e d w h e n s h e said t h a t . S h e was s o p r o u d , s h e had s u c h h o p e s a n d great

< H the mind.

No l o n g e r c o u l d he l i \ e t h e lie

I h a v e b e e n f e e l i n g a little p e a k e d l a t e l y , bul

is k n o w n

to

Doctors, the

Doctor returned.

He

looked a little puzzled and t h e n a serious t r o u b l e d tension

In t h e o p i a t e o l I,ead \\ inc.

t o o k h o l d ol his l e a t u r e s .

I )elusions f r o m y o u r mind. Steve

li. I). War nor

I'arrar

"Mama,'

h e said Ngravely, " M a m a , 1 m a l r a i d Jy o u a r e n I . 7

iioiiiii to have a c h i l d . hiding your

1

No, n o child at all. ^ o u ve b e e n

illness I r o m me l o r ( j u i t e s o m e t i m e h a v e n I

y o u M a m a ? ^ on k n e w t h a t y o u w e r e sick, y o u ' v e b e e n sick f o r a l o n g t i m e , so whv haven t y o u c o m e in s o o n e r ? "()1L know,

M a m a m o a n e d a n d t e a r s rolled d o w n h e r l a c e . "I I know,

I've k n o w n

lor a long time, b u t

I was

h o p i n g , I v\as h o p i n g so l o r t h i s o n e . " "Well g o o d g r i e f , v o u can t h o p e l o r e v e r . I his t h i n g h a s a l m o s t killed v o u . L o o k M a m a , he said, " l o o k it's n o c h i l d . I t ' s a t u m o r , a d e a d l y a n d e x t r e m e l y m a l i g n a n t t u m o r . Its w a s t e has s p r e a d o v e r v o u r e n t i r e body a n d is killing y o u . It s a p a r a s i t e a n d its w a s t e is a p a r a s i t e . O h t h i s is really very

serious

Mama,

t h i s is really

very s e r i o u s .

yourself. C o m e over here and look at yourself.

Look

at

He p o i n t e d

t o a h u g e m i r r o r a n d s h e w e n t in f r o n t of it with her e y e s c l o s e d , b u t y o u c o u l d n ' t really tell, they w e r e s o c o v e r e d w i t h s o o t a n d all k i n d s of w a s t e f r o m t h i s p a r a s i t i c t u m o r . " O h M a m a , " said D o c t o r d i s g u s t e d , " o p e n y o u r e y e s . "

i

She

c

opened

beautiful

them

blue.

and

On

he

seeing

washed herself

them

in t h e

revealing the mirror.

Mama

moaned and burst into tear turning away. " L o o k M a m a , " said D o c t o r r e f a c i n g her w i t h a h o r r i b l e t r u t h . " L o o k g o o d a n d hard. J u s t look at yourself. How l o n g h a s it b e e n s i n c e y o u ' v e s e e n t h e stars? H o w l o n g s i n c e y o u ' v e even s e e n y o u r s e l f ? G o o d grief M a m a ! I t ' s t h e l i k e s of y o u t h a t c a n r e a l l y u p s e t a D o c t o r , r u n n i n g in w i t h d e a t h n i p p i n g at y o u r h e e l s . L o o k a t y o u r skin M a m a . I t ' s r o t t i n g . O h w h a t a m e s s ! A n d all y o u r oils, a n d y o u r oils a r e b e i n g burned

up

by

that

damn

tumor.

And

almost

all y o u r

natural minerals and precious b o d y metals have been drawn away

and

replaced

feeds off. Look

with the synthetic waste that t u m o r

at t h i s ! A h a !

This is o n e f o r t h e b o o k s

M a m a . L o o k a t all t h o s e b u r n s a n d p o c k m a r k s . L o o k o v e r h e r e is t h e A m e r i c u s r e g i o n . S e e t h a t ! I t ' s all r i d d l e d w i t h burns and

\

over and flowed

i n f e c t e d . G o d , b u t it's i n f l a m e d . " He r e a c h e d p i n c h e d a p a r t of

out.

"Oh

God!

it a n d a b r o w n r a n c i d p u s s

How

disgusting.

That

stench

is

n a u s e a t i n g ! " He r e a c h e d o v e r t o a r a c k a n d g r a b b e d a t o w e l a n d w i p e d o f f t h e o o z i n g r o t t e d p u s s . " D i s g u s t i n g ! By all r i g h t s M a m a , 1 s h o u l d really be a n g r y . ^ o u w e r e o n c e s u c h beautiful

creature

and

s e n t i m e n t a l i t y , especially at

you.

What

a

mess.

K e m e m b e r w h e n they s t y e s of count

I

hate

to

see

you

rot

over

w h e n y o u r life is at s t a k e . L o o k Look

at

your

liquids

mama.

w e r e c l e a r ? L o o k at t h o s e i n f e c t e d

rancid puss. G o d what a stench! Your radiation

is n e e d l e s s t o say high,

exorbitant

and dangerous

a n d a w a s t e p r o d u c t of t h a t m a l i g n a n t n e o p l a s m of y o u r s . 1 his t u m o r of

C

yours

leeds off

the waste. Mama, y o u ' r e

g o i n g in f o r surgery t o m o r r o w . " T h e n e x t d a y , a l t e r t h e b l a d e had m a d e d o n e its c h o r e , t h e sun r o s e o v e r t h e clear w a t e r s a n d v a r i o u s g r e e n s ol h i e a n d t h e m o u n t a i n s a n d t h e v a l l e y s b r e a t h e d clear a n d t h e r e w a s m u c h q u i e t o n t h e e a r t h . 1 here w a s m u c h h a r m o n y in t h e cy cles of t h e w o r l d a n d it was very p e a c c l i i l a n d verv ( l, rl

l'

Steve

Famir

S T R E A M IN T H E DESERT

f'

T h e r i v e r b e d is b u r n i n g dry t o d a y .

k

F i n e c r a c k s a p p e a r , t h e a r t w o r k ol a s u n K t c h i n g b y Greg Phillips

G l a r i n g t o o h o t l o r a n y life t o s t a y . B l a z i n g a r i d t r a c k s w h e r e w a t e r used t o r u n .

1 wilight is f r a g i l e

T h i s is n o p l a c e f o r a t i m o r o u s m a n .

and timeless.

He w o u l d die s o o n , o r be d r i v e n i n s a n e

So n e w l y m a d e

A U G U S T SONG

it c a n n o t b e a r t h e t r u t h ,

I've s e e n his k i n d c o m e h e r e a n d t a s t e t h e b a n e

T o o old t o b e s u c k l e d in d e l u s i o n s .

Crows p e r c h e d on t e l e p h o n e wires: immovable, m u t e music.

It s t a n d s j u s t b e t w e e n

Weed-stalks, t r a m p l e d and seared,

Being a n d B e c o m i n g .

lie b e n t a n d b l e e d i n g .

I cry and laugh o n l y

1 lose m y b a l a n c e in t h e g l a r e :

within myself, Afraid of w h a t n i g h t ' s mirror might reflect. Michael

S e a r c h i n g f o r t h e p l a c e w h e r e t h e river b e g a n .

Oonk

1 s h a t t e r , a n d s i n k in y e l l o w n e e d l e s . Charles

Schoeneck

()f f r u i t l e s s p a s s i o n , b e l i e v i n g it real A n d l e a r n i n g its f a l s e h o o d w i t h a d e a t h c r y . S u b s t a n c e is b e n e a t h t h e p a r c h e d s u r f a c e seal, T o r r e n t s , n o t p u d d l e s t h a t o n t h e b e d lie. F o r n o w , I'll t a k e t o k e n s t h e d u s t m a y b r i n g In t h e h o p e of a f u t u r e s u r g i n g s p r i n g . Beverly

Dale Greer


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SNOBS Mrs. S t e v e n s was s t a n d i n g in t h e beige F o r m i c a p a n e l l e d kitchen

of

workmen

a

four-room,

had

sewn

two

half

together,

mobile

turning

home

that

hamburgers that

But he lowered his voice, lit a Camel, and dragging deeply, studied t h e worn carpet b e f o r e returning his e y e s to the television. An o p e n Schlitz can was within his reach; he

s p a t t e r e d greasy s t e a m , a n d w e a r i n g green o v e r l y - s t r e t c h e d

clamped

p a n t s , a s h r u n k e n (»VSC s w e a t s h i r t , a n d c u r l e r s t h a t pulled

eagerly, d r o p p i n g u n n o t i c e d ashes t o the floor, and shuddered to i n t i m i d a t i o n .

her r u b b e r y skin t i g h t l y o v e r a b o n e y f a c e t h a t had o n c e been

"cute."

Her l e f t f o o t , v i c t i m

of t o o

shaking fingers a r o u n d it and gulped f r o m it

many hours

There was a knock at the glass sliding d o o r ; J e f f was

w a i t i n g t a b l e s in r u n - o v e r n u r s e ' s s h o e s , was r e s t i n g o n her

s t a n d i n g in a large snow-drift b e f o r e it, on the unshovelled

right k n e e : an u t t e r l y c o m m o n p l a c e h o u s e w i f e l y e y e s o r e ,

walk f r o m the c a r p o r t . Mrs. Stevens sidled over and o p e n e d the d o o r .

s h e placed a c i g a r e t t e t o h e r lips a n d r e a c h e d f o r a n e a r b y jar of m u s t a r d . A

pink

" O h , come in J e f f ; J a c k i e ' s almost r e a d y . "

Princess t e l e p h o n e a c r o s s t h e r o o m s u d d e n l y

Mrs. Stevens led t h e way back into the living r o o m ,

c l a t t e r e d t o life. As she t u r n e d , an ash c r u m b l e d t o h e r

leaving t h e sofa open, and seating herself instead in an

c h e s t ; she f r o w n e d , d r o p p e d t h e m u s t a r d i n t o a sea of tin c a n s o n h e r c o u n t e r , b r u s h e d herself o f f , a n d t h e a t r i c a l l y

o v e r s t u f f e d r o c k e r b e n e a t h a windowsill lined with bowling t r o p h i e s and whisky b o t t l e s full of colored water. She

e x h a l e d a t h i c k s t r e a m of s m o k e .

reached o u t and pulled a metal wastebasket into service as

"For Hello?

Chrissake, Oh,

can't

yes, j u s t

a

somebody

answer

the

phone!'

m i n u t e . Jackie . . J e f f ' s on

her. Jeff sat testily o n the seedy old c o u c h , and grimaced in place of a smile. T h e television b r o k e n silence was palpable. " F o r Chrissake, J a c k i e , J e f f ' s w a i t i n g . " "Tell him I'm a l m o s t r e a d y . " Smelling of hair spray. Right C u a r d , A m b u s h and t o b a c c o , she strolled t o w a r d h i m , d e t o u r i n g m o m e n t a r i l y at a closet f o r a worn pea coat with brass b u t t o n s , and flipped it o n , feeling for a pack of cigarettes and a lighter in her right p o c k e t . "Bye Ma." J e f f had g o t t e n u p and was nearly to the d o o r . " B y e J a c k i e . Have a good t i m e . " "What?" "I said I hope y o u have a good t i m e ; for Chrissake J a c k i e , listen willya?" Drew Hinderer

an ashtray for t h e lighted cigarette she had b r o u g h t with

the

phone." "Tell him just a m i n u t e . " The hamburgers slapped loudly. "1 ) a m m i t . " Jackie

was

in

an

unseen

bathroom.

Fmerging

half-

d r e s s e d , m o m e n t s later, she s t r o l l e d t o the t e l e p h o n e , l i f t i n g il casually f r o m i l s d i s h p i l e c r a d l e . " H e l l o . Hi. \ o , n o t really. W h a t ? \ call, just t o d a y ; I had my

last

tutorial

al

2:00.

With

Soloman.

My

Fnglish •V.lSW-- r.

p r o f e s s o r . Well a n y w a y , I w e n t o v e r l o his o f f i c e and he d i d n I sa\ a n y t h i n g , so I sal d o w n a n d lie l o o k s up a n d says

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>

v

fj'r•• •

>r

,; V ' •.

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t o tell him e v e r y l h i n g I k n o w a b o u t C h a u c e r . S o 1 s t a r t e d t a l k i n g a b o u t the C a l e r b u r v

Tales and all llial s t u f f , y o u

k n o w , right o u t ol t h e n o t e s a n d e v e n t h i n g . Well, t h e r e I was, t r y i n g t o think a n d he was j u s t s i l t i n g t h e r e s m o k i n g like a bull a n d l o o k i n g al m e , m a k i n g me feel so a b s o l u t c K ignorant

like

was t a l k i n g a b o u t o r a n g e s or l e m o n s or

s o m e t h i n g , so

I just

stopped,

right

in t h e m i d d l e of a

s e n t e n c e a n d e v e r y t h i n g . I m e a n it scared m e . Well y o u k n o w w h a t he d i d ? He j u s t got u p a n d w a l k e d o u t . C o d what a s n o b , (.an \ o u believe how c o n c e i t e d he is? I m e a n he c o u l d h a v e at least said s o m e t h i n g . I k n o w . So I j u s t got u p a n d l e f t ; I m e a n w h a t else c o u l d I d o ?

*

e a h . W h a t ? ()h I

IS

d o n ' t k n o w . T o n i g h t ? Vou w a n t to? S u r e . L o o k , H I call y o u b a c k ; d i n n e r ' s a l m o s t r e a d y . \ o , y o u d i d n ' t . O K , why d o n ' t y o u c o m e o v e r here in a b o u t an h o u r or so; I'll get

'•J

r e a d y . See y o u . B y e . "

When they

had eaten, J a c k i e had a d j o u r n e d

lo her

b e d r o o m and Mrs. Stevens had added to an already high stack of dirty Melmac dishes, the lady p a d d e d into the living r o o m , and installed herself into a green over-stuffed sofa behind a low b l o n d e c o f f e e table t h a t was straining u n d e r its m o u n d of C l a m o u r , M o d e m Bride, Seventeen, and Ingenue magazines, an o p e n Pabst can, an o v e r f l o w i n g glass ash-tray with " F o r t L a u d e r d a l e " s t a m p e d on its side in o r a n g e ink, and a pink Lady S u n b e a m hair d r y e r . Retrieving a h a l f - s m o k e d cigarette f r o m a crushed-looking pack on the

m

floor and a lighter f r o m t h e sofa's arm, she lit the Kent, t a k i n g a v o l u m i n o u s drag and exhaling slowly. A beaming black bride o n the table caught her eye and she picked up

P h o t o by Louis Schakel

t h e magazine, leafed t h r o u g h it w i t h o u t l o o k i n g at it, and r e t u r n e d it t o the table. "Larry?" A pack of Camels and a red Scripto t h r o w - a w a y lighter were c l u t c h e d in t h e h a n d of a thin-fleshed skeleton t h a t was watching " D a y s of O u r Lives" on a b l o n d e television set b e d e c k e d with a l u m i n u m foil rabbit ears and a red

RETROSPECT

lava-lamp t h a t b u r p e d thickly. Larry Stevens was wearing decaying b r o w n

MIRAGE AT MIDDAY

work shoes, white c o t t o n socks, baggy

b r o w n pants, a dingy white shirt with a b u t t o n missing and

Day-break

Screaming starlings: blind idiot-gods of fields

a loosened green-gray tie, a n d s m o o t h i n g his p a t c h y hair

The sky shatters. Hazy and w i t h e r e d , 1 rise

C r o u c h i n g in t h e d u s t y weeds. Old rust

my head aching

Of stillborn s u m m e r ; and dried seed p o d s , t h e f r u i t

with the brilliance of last night's

Of t h e f u r n a c e , mark t h e time. Blistered, s h r u n k e n

fright:

Weeds t a k e u p the t u n e : t h e y shriek and reel.

with n i c o t i n e stained fingers. His eyes l i f t e d across the room. "What?" \ ou k n o w major?"

that

nice b o y , J e f f ? He's a philosophy

whipping, w i t h d r a w i n g dream.

"He's a bastard."

Peels off a b a n d o n e d cars. T h e s e are the songs

Charles Schoeneck

INight-fall

Larry.

"Well h e ' s a g o d d a m c o w a r d then. You k n o w what he

The heaven crumbles.

said to me? He said he was sorry Doug went to Vietnam. He was s o r r y ! " He paused, glaring at his wife.

My eyes are still sore,

T H E B E A T OF S I L E N C E

recesses I call s o m e h o w

He finds each thing alive, each timeless beat A m e t r o n o m e to m o v e with, a hard h e a t To light a fire with: to bend his knee and

By C o d we had to d o it! Jesus, D o u g ' s over there getting s h o t at so he can sit a r o u n d here and tell me he's

reality.

Wait f o r t h e reassuring, graceful hand

not going to country."

High-noon I ' m laid low,

The fingers press, as waves c r u m b l e slightly,

arid against an angry sky.

Knowingly apart f r o m their cleansing reach.

A knife is scraping

Fingers c o m m a n d : those fingers t o u c h t h e course

against r u s t e d r e t i n a . My nerves are twisted, m a y b e my mind.

Of h u m b l e plainsong sleeping a t the s o u r c e .

She dragged on her cigarette, exhaling slowly, her eyes on t h e floor. "Well I'm sorry t o o . "

fight:

t h i n k s he's t o o good to kill for his

" L a r r y . " But he was excited now. " H e ' s o n e of t h e m b a s t a r d s that was in Chicago last s u m m e r y o u k n o w , with t h e riots at the c o n v e n t i o n . F o r Chrissake; t h i n k s h e ' s some kind of g o d d a m intellectual. Philosophy

major. What t h e

hell good is a philosophy

m a j o r ? U p p i t y little b a s t a r d , I'd like to t a k e him o u t s i d e and show him a thing or t w o . 1 would t o o , he's so g o d d a m smart."

somewhere, back there,

To span his measured shoulders. Just lightly Peak, peak by peak, until t h e y hold t h e beach

And he is f r e e , free t o bend w i t h t h e b e a t . His silence breaks in waves. B o r n e in t h e heat Of m o t i o n , his pulses of evensong

Sun-set

S m o o t h to rest, a n d he e m b r a c e s a long

Relief o o z e s over everything like crazed caramel

Life, and each t h r o b is longer life until he Is long life, and sees t h e ocean in a tree.

the K e n t s h e had s m o k e d , a n d reached f o r a fresh cigarette.

a t o p the white m o u n d

He walks t h e gentle walk of sunlight.

He s n o t a bad guy, t h o u g h . He's nice e n o u g h , 1 mean he's polite."

of f r o z e n cream.

Beginning p a t h s t o f i n e r m o v e m e n t , slight.

It drips, melting;

And yet h e feels like a man o f essence.

missing m e .

He walks t h e silent walk and smiles silence.

Mrs. Stevens scowled, c r u s h e d t h e s m o l d e r i n g filter of

" L i k e hell h e ' s 'nice e n o u g h ' . " "Well d o n ' t let J a c k i e hear y o u . " " C h r i s t , w h y n o t ? She's m y d a u g h t e r t o o . "

Martha Mulder

William Schutter


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Technical triumph contrasts poor acting, directing E d i t o r ' s N o t e ; T h i s w e e k ' s anc/?or review is w r i t t e n b y E d w a r d W h i t tacker, head l i b r a r i a n at Van Zoeren L i b r a r y . H e reviews t h e theatre d e p a r t m e n t p r o d u c t i o n of Frank Wedekind's Spring's Awakening. b y Edward W h i t t a k e r As d r a m a t i c l i t e r a t u r e a n d as a t c c h n ical production Spring's Awakening by F r a n k W e d e k i n d can be r e c o m m e n d e d ; as a d r a m a tic p e r f o r m a n c e o f solid a c t i n g and d i r e c t i n g t h e play m u s t b e r e g a r d e d as t h e least s u c c e s s f u l of t h e t h r e e p r o d u c t i o n s t h i s acad e m i c y e a r by t h e t h e a t r e d e p a r t -

music composed by Suzanne G u t h r i e . T h e special c i n e m a t i c effects provided by W i l l i a m d e Graaf, Jr. added m u c h to the technical production, particularly t h e s e q u e n c e o f classic art n u d e s supporting Hanschen's soliloquy. T h e s e q u e n c e of W e n d l a w a s less i m p r e s s i v e in t h a t p a r t s of it w e r e t o o r e m i n d f u l of a d v e r t i s e m e n t s o n t e l e v i s i o n f o r c i g a r e t t e s or h a i r coloring. In t h e n e w s r e l e a s e f o r t h e p r o d u c t i o n G e o r g e R a l p h , assist a n t p r o f e s s o r of t h e a t r e , d i s c e r n -

ment . R I C H A R D A N G S T A D T is acc o r d e d t h e h i g h e s t p r a i s e f o r his excellent and imaginative sets and lighting. T h e L i t t l e T h e a t r e has o n e of t h e m o s t d e p l o r a b l e s t a g e s for a n y t e c h n i c a l d i r e c t o r t o w o r k with, yet A n g s t a d t ' s a e s t h e t i c and creative talents t r a n s f o r m e d it into a stage w h i c h a m p l y supported the p o e t i c qualities and v a r i o u s d r a m a t i c s t y l e s of t h e play. T h e s c r i m a n d l i g h t i n g in c o m bination were m o s t effectively employed to allow rapid shifts from scene to s c e n e , w h i c h were heralded by blue, orange or blueorange lighting t o s y m b o l i z e the i n n o c e n c e o r t u r m o i l of a d o l e s cence, s y m p a t h e t i c or unsympathetic feeling toward y o u t h . This unrestricted praise for the sets a n d l i g h t i n g m u s t be e x t e n d e d to the o t h e r s t u d e n t s w h o s p e n t many h o u r s and carried o u t so well A n g s t a d t ' s o u t s t a n d i n g e f forts. THE COSTUMES by Mary Schakel and her hard w o r k i n g c r e w w e r e well d o n e a n d s e r v e d the play well, as did t h e special

ingly writes, " W e d e k i n d ' s belief w a s t h a t t h e a d u l t s in s o c i e t y systematically and tyrannically s u p p r e s s t h e natural instincts of the young. In Spring's Awakening the youngsters' honest seeking for self-expression, together with the f a i l u r e of t h e i r e l d e r s t o p r o v i d e either u n d e r s t a n d i n g or accept a n c e , r e s u l t s in t h e t r a g i c d e a t h of t w o 1 4 - y e a r - o l d s a n d in a t h i r d being sent to a r e f o r m a t o r y each i n s t a n c e p i c t u r e d by W e d e k i n d a s a k i n d of s e n t e n c e p a s s e d o n c h i l d r e n by t h e i r p a r e n t s . "

( s u c h as W e n d l a a n d M e l c h i o r in t h e w o o d s a n d in t h e h a y l o f t . M o r i t z ' s last a g o n i e s , l l a n s c h e n ' s soliloquy and the final graveyard s c e n e ) s i m p l y fell f l a t . T o h a v e s o many major scenes and main chara c t e r s be s o u n c o n v i n c i n g is t o q u e s t i o n t h e d i r e c t i o n given t h e play a n d t o n e g a t e t h e a u t h o r ' s efforts. B e f o r e o n e c o n c l u d e s t h a t all the acting was lacking, credit s h o u l d b e given t h e p e r f o r m a n c e s of t w o s e c o n d a r y r o l e s c r e a t e d b y K a r e n K e n t as Mrs. B e r g m a n n a n d N a n c y M e e u s e n as Mrs. ( l a b o r . ( O n l y in t h e f i n a l d e c i s i o n ot sending Melchior to a r e f o r m a t o r y did Miss M e e u s e n f a l t e r in w h a t was o t h e r w i s e a h i g h l y d r a m a t i c c o n f r o n t a t i o n w i t h Mr. ( l a b o r . ) O n e of t h e m i n o r r o l e s , T i m Walter's Dr. V o n Brausepulver, was outstanding.

T H E S E I N T E N T I O N S of t h e p l a y w r i g h t s h o u l d be f u l f i l l e d o n s t a g e t h r o u g h t h e a c t i n g a n d dir e c t i o n given his w o r k , a n d it is h e r e t h a t t h i s p r o d u c t i o n fails. T h e r e is n o t h i n g i n h e r e n t in realism, expressionism and symb o l i s m t h a t calls f o r o n e - d i m e n sional acting, which u n f o r t u n a t e l y predominated throughout. W h e t h e r t h i s be t h e f a u l t o f i n s u f f i c i e n t t a l e n t o n t h e p a r t of t h e actors, particularly the three l e a d s , o r i n a b i l i t y of t h e d i r e c t o r t o " p u l l o u t " of h i s a c t o r s t h e n e c e s s a r y q u a l i t i e s w h i c h give l i f e and m e a n i n g to t h e c h a r a c t e r s and dialogue, this reviewer c a n n o t say. SCENES WHICH required emotional depth t o carry off

Three new teachers added to H o p e faculty Beginning t h e i r first s e m e s t e r of t e a c h i n g at H o p e a r e t e a c h e r s J a m e s Seeser, Dr. J a m e s Toevs and Dr. Cari S h a c k o w . Sesser and T o e v s are a d d i t i o n s t o t h e p h y s i c s d e p a r t m e n t , a n d S h a c k o w is in the d e p a r t m e n t of e d u c a t i o n . J A M E S S E S S E R , of Springfield, assistant professor of p h y s i c s r e c e i v e d h i s B.S. d e g r e e at D r u r y a n d h i s M a s t e r s d e g r e e at t h e U n i v e r s i t y o f M i s s o u r i . He is e x p e c t i n g t o r e c e i v e h i s P h . D . in nuclear physics f r o m t h e University of M i s s o u r i in J u n e of t h i s year. J a m e s Toevs, assistant professor of p h y s i c s a n d a n a t i v e of C o l o r a d o , e a r n e d his B . S . d e g r e e at t h e U n i v e r s i t y of C o l o r a d o . H e r e c e i v e d h i s D o c t o r a t e a t Calif o r n i a I n s t i t u t e of T e c h n o l o g y in P a s a d e n a in J a n u a r y , 1 9 7 0 . B O T H T O E V S A N D Sesser are i n v o l v e d in t h e c o n s t r u c t i o n , o p e r ation, and research being done on the two-million e l e c t r o n volt Van de Graaff accelerator. T h e first experiments that will be att e m p t e d with t h e accelerator are in t h e f i e l d s o f n u c l e a r p h y s i c s and stellar a s t r o - p h y s i c s . Carl S h a c k o w , assistant profess o r of e d u c a t i o n , r e c e i v e d his B . S . in e d u c a t i o n a t W i t t e n b e r g U n i v e r sity a n d his M . S . in g u i d a n c e a n d c o u n s e l i n g at N o r t h e r n I l l i n o i s U n i v e r s i t y . H e h a s a n L d . D . in

educational administration from M i a m i U n i v e r s i t y in O x f o r d , O h i o . S h a c k o w is o n e of t h e c o o r d i n ators of t h e f u t u r e " M a r c h t o H o p e " a n d is a 1 9 7 0 c o n s u l t a n t t o the E d u c a t i o n a l L e a d e r s h i p Program at W e s t e r n Michigan University. He h a s recently p u b l i s h e d t w o w o r k s ; Dichotomy of Overseas American World Educator a n d School Board Policy Handbook for Overseas Administrators.

Rus to present piano recital P i a n i s t R u t h K . R u s will p r e s e n t a r e c i t a l S u n d a y at 4 p . m . in Dimnent Memorial Chapel. H e r p r e s e n t a t i o n will i n c l u d e Chaconne in D Minor by BachB u s o n i , Sonata, Opus 101 by B e e t h o v e n , Barcarolle by C h o p i n , Nocturne b y F a u r e a n d L'isle Joyeuse by Debussy. T h e r e c i t a l is o p e n t o t h e p u b l i c ; a d m i s s i o n will b e f r e e . M r s . R u s , a m e m b e r of t h e m u s i c f a c u l t y at C a l v i n C o l l e g e , holds b o t h a bachelor and masters d e g r e e in m u s i c f r o m t h e E a s t m a n S c h o o l of M u s i c , R o c h e s t e r , N . Y . S o o n a f t e r g r a d u a t i o n she was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship to s t u d y at t h e R o y a l C o n s e r v a t o r y of M u s i c in T h e H a g u e , N e t h e r lands.

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] regard t o t h e last s c e n e w h i c h , despite the calamities that have befallen the younger geneiation, ends on a h o p e f u l note. T h i s r e v i e w e r f i n d s it d i f f i c u l t t o u n derstand w h y Moritz was allowed t o s p e a k so fast w i t h o u t f e e l i n g , a n d t o h a v e demanded Melchior's h a n d in d e a t h , w h i c h w a s q u i t e o u t of line f o r M o r i t z ' s c h a r a c t e r and h i s r e l a t i o n s h i p t o M e l c h i o r previously established.

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I n s o f a r as s u c h physical b r u A t t h e risk of b e i n g r e b u k e d t a l i t y c a n b e r a t i o n a l i z e d as i n t e f o r t r e a t i n g p r o b l e m s of l i m i t e d g r a t i n g , I s u p p o s e , il m u s t b e a c o n c e r n , 1 intend this week to valid a c t i v i t y in a p l e d g i n g p r o t r e a t t h e issue of p l e d g i n g . B i d s g r a m . O n t h e f a c e of i t , h o w e v e r , h a v e b e e n i s s u e d by a n d r e t u r n e d physical brutality appears to prot o m o s t of t h e f r a t e r n i t i e s b y m o t e t h e very o p p o s i t e of b r o t h n o w , and I think w i t h o u t except i o n e a c h will b e i n i t i a t i n g t h e i r erhood. M O R E R E C E N T L Y , many fra r e s p e c t i v e p l e d g e s by s o m e s o r t o f ternities have a t t e m p t e d t o limit p l e d g i n g p r o g r a m . It is t h e n a t u r e p h y s i c a l b r u t a l i t y , a n d r e p l a c e it of t h e s e p r o g r a m s a n d s o m e o f with a subtler psychological brutheir implications that I wish t o tality. Bul psychological brutality e x a m i n e in t h i s c o l u m n . is c e r t a i n l y n o less d a n g e r o u s t o T H E M O S T C E N T R A L issue t h e f i n a l g o a l of b r o t h e r l y i n t e g r a with regard to pledging p r o g r a m s t i o n , if t h a t g o a l is t o b e c o n in f r a t e r n i t i e s s e e m s t o m e t o b e s t r u e d as a n y s o r t of f r a t e r n a l l o v e the q u e s t i o n of b r u t a l i t y . T r a d i or m u t u a l c o n c e r n . tionally, pledging activities have Yet (lo my knowledge) no b e e n p h y s i c a l l y b r u t a l . T h e s e acf r a t e r n i t y is q u i t e w i l l i n g t o a t t i v i t i e s h a v e b e e n j u s t i f i e d as " i n t e m p t pledging without brutality itiating" functions that characterin s o m e f o r m , a n d p e r h a p s m y istically force pledges t o m e a s u r e a n a l y s i s o f p l e d g i n g as a n a t t e m p t u p t o a c e r t a i n d e g r e e of p u n i s h to integrate pledges into a frament-taking, which supposedly ternal mutual concern relationship f o r m s a b o n d b e t w e e n surviving is n o t a c c u r a t e in t h e f a c e of t h i s pledges and actives that have uncontinued emphasis u p o n brud e r g o n e similar brutalities. tality. B u t it is h a r d t o s e p a r a t e s u c h NO F R A T E R N I T Y , 1 think, " i n i t i a l i n g " f u n c t i o n s f r o m intew o u l d d e n y t h a t p l e d g i n g is d e grating ones; ostensibly the final s i g n e d l o in s o m e w a y a c c l i m a t e g o a l of p l e d g i n g is t h e i n t e g r a t i o n its p l e d g e s i n t o its life. B e c a u s e of o f a p l e d g e i n t o his b r o t h e r h o o d . this emphasis upon brutality, A n d s e e n in t h i s l i g h t , t h e r e l a t i o n t h e n , p e r h a p s il is m o r e c o r r e c t t o b e t w e e n receiving physical brusay t h a t p l e d g i n g p r o g r a m s l e n d t a l i t y al t h e h a n d s of a n a c t i v e l o r e c o g n i z e t h a t living a n d f u n c and learning to ( f r a t e r n a l l y ) love t i o n i n g a s a f r a t e r n i t y is e s s e n h i m is al b e s t t e n u o u s .

tially n o t l o v i n g , b u t b r u t a l . ( O r p e r h a p s in t h e f r a t e r n a l m i n d t h e r e is s u c h a t h i n g as b r u t a l mutual concern.) If t h i s is in f a c t t h e c a s e , psychologically brutal pledging a c t i v i t i e s m a k e a g o o d deal m o r e s e n s e . I n d e e d , if t h e e s s e n c e of f r a t e r n i t y is b r u t a l i t y , b r u t a l p l e d ging is a n a c c l i m a t i o n t o t h e s u b sequent f r a t e r n a l b r u t a l i t y bec o m e s a s o r t of ( m o r a l ) o b l i g a t i o n . But such an analysis minim a l l y p l a c e s f r a t e r n i t i e s in a n awkward position; indeed I would be hard-pressed to agree that the n a m e " f r a t e r n i t y " w i t h its c o n notation of b r o t h e r l y c o n c e r n c o u l d b e m e a n i n g f u l in s u c h a context. SUCH A SITUATION certainly u n d e r s c o r e s at l e a s t o n e p o i n t h o w e v e r ; a f r a t e r n i t y is n o t a n escape f r o m the lonely brutality that m a n y rushees have h o p e d t h e m lo be. Perhaps that admission c o u l d lead t o a r e t h i n k i n g of w h a t il m e a n s t o b e a b r o t h e r h o o d . T h e issue of b r u t a l i t y p l a c e s f r a t e r n i t i e s in an a p p a r e n t l y u n tenable position: minimally this recognition ought lo force fraternities to offer alternate app r o a c h e s l o i n t e g r a t i n g new m e m b e r s i n t o t h e i r r e s p e c t i v e lives t h a t approach more consistently the o r i g i n a l g o a l of f r a t e r n a l i l y .

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H o p e ' s six f r a t e r n i t i e s g a i n e d 1 14 p l e d g e s t h i s s p r i n g . THE ARCADIAN fraternity accepted Dave Bruggers, Jerry Bobeldyk, Carey Boote, Rick Boss, Rich DeFouw, Neil De Paoli, D o u g E d e m a , C h e t Fvers, Chris F e n t o n , Tim Fritz, Dean G e n t e l , J o h n G r a n t , Al H a v i n g a , J.C. Huizenga, Dave J o h n s o n , George Johnson, T o m Leuth, Curt Loosenhort, Chuck Luyendyk, Brad L y o n s , Lee Price, B o b Schellenberg, D o u g S m i t h , Jim Tickn o r . Rick V a n d e r L i n d e and B o b Van Dyke. C e n t u r i a n ' s 14 p l e d g e s are Neil Bangs J o h n Beckerink, Jeff C o o k , Hal F i t z g e r a l d , R o n Hager, Dave •lipping, R o n Kievit, R o s s Mack, Paul Miller, D o n N a d l e r , T i m S y t s e m a , D i c k V a n D o p , Walt W o o d and Marvin Y o u n g e r . PLEDGING COSMOPOLITAN are Gary Abel, Stu B u t t e r f i e l d , Mart DeRoo, Mike DeWeerd

April 1-4

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Holland Community Concert, Ma Si-Hon, violinist, and Tung Kwong-Kwong, pianist. Civic Center. 8 : 1 5 p . m . H o p e Students Free w / I . D .

Music Dept. Student Recital. Chapel. 7 p . m .

Student Election

Master Class. D o n R e d l i c h Dance Co.. Juliana R o o m , D u r f e e , 4 p.m. A p r i l 9-11 DON

REDLICH

COMPANY RESIDENCY

12 Student 11 a.m.

Church.

Chapel.

Student

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Congress

Candidate Speeches, Chapel, 10 a.m. A p r i l 13-14 ' ' MECHANISM, MAN D A T A A N D THE ( S p o n s o r e d by the S & H College Cultural Affairs

19 Student 11 a.m.

Church,

William Wilson, Chapel, 4 p . m .

Chapel, organist.

Campaign for Student Congress Cabinet Begins G o l f , G r a n d Valley State College, A w a y , 1 p . m .

Student 11 a.m.

Church,

Chapel.

Hope College Faculty C h a m b e r Music, Winants, 4 p.m.

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Baseball. Aquinas (2), A w a y , 2 p.m. Tennis, Central M i c h i g a n Univ., H o m e , 3 ; 3 0 p.m. S Y M P O S I U M : AND NATURE: THE I N F E R E N C E S . " Foundation and Hope Comm.)

20 DANISH GYM TEAM. Civic Center. 8 : 1 5 p . m . , s p o n s o r e d by H o p e College W o m e n s A t h l e t i c Association, A d m . $1.00.

26

Primary Election. S t u d e n t Congress, Officers, Van Raalte Hall

21 Track. Spring A w a y . 3:4 5 p.m.

Arbor.

F acuity Auction, Pine G r o v e , 3 : 4 5 . sponsored bv APO.

15 Final Elections. Congress O f f i c e r s . Van Raalte " T h e K n a c k , " S.E.E Chapel, 7:30 p . m .

film.

22 N a t i o n a l Teach-In o n vironment

En-

Baseball. Ferris State College (2). H o m e . 2 p . m .

S A T U R D A Y

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10 Master Class. D o n R e d l i c h Dance Co., Juliana R o o m , Durfee, 4 : 3 0 p.m.

DANCE I N

" T h e A c t o r and the T e x t . " lecture by Judith Gick. B r i t i s h ac t ress

16

Arts. Winants. 4 : 3 0 p.m. ''Abortion and the American Female." lecture by Dr. Charles Becker. P-M 118. 7 : 3 0 p . m . Senior Recital. Gwynne Bailey, organist. Chapel. 8:15 p.m. Z u r i c h Chamber O r c h e s t r a . G r a n d Rapids Civic Center. 8 p.m., Free t i c k e t s for H o p e Students. V . R . 102.

23 Senior Recital: Phyllis Thompson, organist. Chapel. 8 : 1 5 p.m. P r i m a r y E l e c t i o n . Congress Cabinet

29 G o l f , Calvin, A w a y , 1 p . m .

T e n n i s , Calvin, H o m e . 3 : 3 0 p.m.

" T h e 4 0 0 B l o w s , " S.E.E f i l m , Chapel, 7 : 3 0 p . m .

A.W.S. M o t h e r - D a u g9 h t e r B a n q u e t , Phelps Senior Recital. D a .le e N y b o e r , pianist and M i k e D o n k , t e n o r . Chapel, 8 : 1 5 p.m.

Track. Relays,

Wabash Away

11

Baseball, Grand Valley State C o l . (2). H o m e . 1 p.m.

DON REDLICH DANCE C O M P A N Y , Civic Center, 8 : 1 5 p . m . H o p e Students, F a c u l t y & Staff Free w / I . D . cards.

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Baseball. S p r i n g A r b o r (2). Away, 2 p.m.

Illumination Service. S t u d e n t Congress & Blue K e y , Chapel.

Track, 2 p.m.

Golf. Kalama/oo. Home p.m.

Tennis. K a l a m a z o o , A w a vy 2 p.m.

1

D u t c h Treat C o n c e r t by " T h e Energy P a k . " C h a p e l . 8 : 3 0 p.m.

Tennis, GLCA M e e t , DePauw

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Trio.

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Kalamazoo,

Home,

Hope College S y m p h o n e t t e . Chapel, 8 : 1 5 p.m. D u t c h Treat Week Dance, Phelps. 9 p . m .

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Track, DePauw

Tennis, DePauw

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G o l f . G L C A Meet. Wooster

" M e d e a " , Classical Puppet t h e a t r e b y Peter A r n o t t , Winants, 8 : 1 5 p . m .

Track. DePauw

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Tennis. A q u i n a s . H o m e . 2 p.m.

Freshman Formal

Orientation — Philadelphia Program

Baseball, Calvin (2). H o m e . 2 p.m.

T r a c k , Calvin, A w a y , 3 : 4 5 p.m.

F R I D A Y

Collegium Musicum. Winants A u d . . 8:1 5 p.m.

F a c u l t y Recital, N o r m a n Jennings, b a r i t o n e . Chapel, 8:15 p.m.

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J o h n D y k e m a , J o n Dykstra, Dan I'd w a r d s , T i m F i e l d , G a r y G r a n t , Rick J a r m e n , Dana Snoap, Don Stephens, N o r m Swier and Gene VandeBunte. A c c e p t e d by t h e E m e r s o n i a n fraternity were Eric Brown, Roger Buffum, Dave D'Amour, Ron Deenik, J o h n Faas, Bob Gabler, Scott Graham, Chuck LeFurge, D w i g h t Leslie, D o n L u b b e n , Dave Macias, B o b M e d e m a , Terry Reen, Rich Reynen, J o h n Schmidt and Bruce Smith. T H E F R A T E R N A L S o c i e t y acc e p t e d Ted A l b r e c h t , Dave Bast, Steve Berry, Lee Brandsma, Tim B r o w n , C h u c k C o u s i n e a u , Paul Freeman, Chris Goyd, Dave H a r m e l i n k , Rick Hasslinger, Rich Hiskes, Dave J e n s e n , G e o r g e King, J o h n Kline, Jim L e e n h o u t s , Dave Peterson, J o h n Pink, Jack Purcelli, Doug Scott, Pete Semeyn, Don Smallegan, Tim Snow, T o m Stuit, Bob Tiggleman, T o m Van Kuiken and T o m Van Wieren. K n i c k e r b o c k e r pledges are B o b Burger, Eric Coates, Jim DeVries, Dave D u n n , Jerry G r a n t , Wayne K r a m e r , G l e n n Illian, Gregg Mann, David Price, B o b S m i c k l e y , Peter Thun, George Woodbury and Lloyd Woodward.

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A p r i l 13-18 DUTCH TREAT WEEK

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a c u l t u r a l n e c e s s i t y . It c o n t r o l s t h e m o r a l i t y of t h e y o u n g p e o p l e e f f e c t i v e l y . W i t h it t h e y n e v e r have to cope with illegitimate children which are socially unacceptable. I hope next time you show b e t t e r taste and knowledge and n o t fail o u r C o l l e g e in t h e s e a r c h f o r t r u t h a n d its i d e a l s as f o u n d o n page eleven of the H o p e College b u l l e t i n . Ken Janda Dominic DeFazio Kwesi F u m m e y David H u a n g

Hope's six fraternities accept 141 new pledges

FESTIVAL OF EVANGELISM

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S U N D A Y

O n e s u c h e x a m p l e is t h e c a r t o o n o n p o p u l a t i o n e x p l o s i o n in t h e M a r c h 6 anchor. T o m e it is h a r d l y f u n n y ; i n s t e a d it is t r a g i c ally i g n o r a n t . I have t o bring t o y o u r a t t e n tion that t h e idea t h a t the " f e r t i l ity r i t e " as p r a c t i c e d in t h e West e r n c o u n t r i e s in M a y h a s n e v e r b e e n in e x i s t e n c e in A f r i c a . It n e v e r w a s a n d n e v e r will b e (if missionaries can refrain from bringing it). Y o u m a y h a v e c o n f u s e d it w i t h t h e " c o m i n g of a g e " r i t e w h i c h is

W t m order

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bimbo

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" D o c t o r Faustus," puppet t h e a t r e b y Peter A r n o t t , Winants, 8:15 p.m. Orientation Program.

Philadelphia

Meet.

Final Election, Student Congress Cabinet Positions.

Art Exhibition Van Z o e r e n L i b r a r y A p r i l 11-30 Recent Paintings by DELBERT MICHEL. Faculty, H o p e College A r t D e p t . Opening Reception w i t h the Artist — Saturday, A p r i l 11, 7 p . m .


March 20, 1970

Hope College anchor

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'Energy Pak' to present To show film Congress performance April 17 T h e E n e r g y Pak, a vocal ens e m b l e , will p r e s e n t a c o n c e r t o n April 17 at 8 : 3 0 p . m . in D i m n e n t M e m o r i a l C h a p e l as p a r t of t h e D u t c h T r e a t Week a c t i v i t i e s . T h e i r t h e m e is 4 T e l l It Like It I s " a n d the group endeavors to do just t h a t in a p r o g r a m of religious m u s i c w i t h a b e a t a n d a message. THE G R O U P is c o m p o s e d of nine college a n d high s c h o o l singers, an i n s t r u m e n t a l crew of six a n d a t e c h n i c a l s t a f f of t h r e e . According to Hope sophomore L a V o n n e V a n R y , an a l t o in t h e g r o u p , several college s t u d e n t s s t a r t e d t h e g r o u p in S e p t e m b e r in an e f f o r t t o b u i l d a g r o u p g o o d e n o u g h t o sing in area c h u r c h e s . The group includes members f r o m Calvin C o l l e g e , H o p e College, D a v e n p o r t C o l l e g e , Western

Michigan U n i v e r s i t y and H o l l a n d H i g h S c h o o l . T h e singers have p e r f o r m e d in m a n y area c h u r c h e s , high s c h o o l s and several Western Michigan colleges. T H E C O N C E R T t h a t t h e En ergy Pak p r e s e n t s is m u s i c w r i t t e n f o r t h e g r o u p w h i c h u s e s the s o u n d s of t o d a y . T h e p r o g r a m b e g i n s w i t h d r u m s and c h a n t e d words and progesses through g r o u p n u m b e r s w i t h g u i t a r and piano. O n e critic stated, " T h r o u g h m u s i c a l s a t i r e t h e E n e r g y Pak z e r o e s in o n m a n y p r o b l e m s and c o n c e r n s of t h e day a n d e f f e c tively p l a c e s t h e s e p r o b l e m s in a realistic p e r s p e c t i v e . " He a d d e d t h a t the g r o u p d e m o n s t r a t e s the " r e l e v a n c e and v i t a l i t y of a Christ i a n life w i t h . . . great i m p a c t . "

T h e a n t i - w a r film Some Won't Go will be p r e s e n t e d b y t h e S t u d e n t C o n g r e s s as a part of t h e Spring Vietnam moratorium. S p e c i f i c d a t e s will be a n n o u n c e d later. T H E F I L M I L L U S T R A T E S ind i v i d u a l r e a s o n s of several y o u n g men f o r n o t w a n t i n g t o go i n t o m i l i t a r y service. Some Won't Go s h o w s t h a t y o u n g m e n of t o d a y are h o l d i n g t h e m s e l v e s t o a higher m o r a l law t h a n t h e law of c o n s c r i p t i o n , and t h a t m a n y are t o o n e d e g r e e or a n o t h e r willing t o pay t h e price of t h e i r c o n v i c t i o n s . " T h e film is o n e of t h e best out o n draft resistance t o d a y , " said C o n g r e s s m e m b e r J o h n B o o n stra. " I t is b o t h i n f o r m a t i v e a n d m o v i n g in its d e m o n s t r a t i o n of

According to Whittaker

More changes seen for library (Continued

from

page I)

t h e library staff s h o u l d also be e q u i p p e d t o t e a c h s t u d e n t s res e a r c h t e c h n i q u e s on an individual basis. W h e n a r e f e r e n c e librarian h e l p s a s t u d e n t , f o r e x a m p l e , he doesn't simply find the requested m a t e r i a l b u t advises the s t u d e n t t o h e l p him achieve c o m p e t e n c y in research techniques.

Access O f f i c e f r o m o t h e r s c h o o l s in t h e G r e a t L a k e s Colleges Association. IN A D D I T I O N T O w r i t t e n res o u r c e s , t h e A c c e s s O f f i c e also indexes the audio-visual resources available t o s t u d e n t s a n d f a c u l t y . Although multi-media instruct i o n a l m a t e r i a l s , such as f i l m s , slides, r e c o r d i n g , e t c . , have n o t b e e n i n c l u d e d in t h e l i b r a r y ' s b u d g e t . t h e A c c e s s - O f f i c e lists res o u r c e s held by i n d i v i d u a l d e p a r t m e n t s on c a m p u s . W h i t t a k e r f e e l s t h a t o n e of t h e m o s t i m p o r t a n t services of t h e library staff is in its t e a c h i n g c a p a c i t y . In t h e fall of n e x t y e a r , a c o u r s e e n t i t l e d " P r i n c i p l e s of B i b l i o g r a p h i c R e s e a r c h " will be given b y Lee L e b b i n , r e f e r e n c e librarian. T H E NEW C O U R S E u n d e r t h e d e p a r t m e n t of I n t e r d i s c i p l i n a r y S t u d i e s , will d e a l w i t h l i t e r a t u r e control, including the techniques in using t h e m a t e r i a l s of a l i b r a r y . Additional departmental courses in t h e use of library m a t e r i a l s will be given at t h e r e q u e s t of and in c o o p e r a t i o n w i t h College f a c u l t y . Whittaker, who originally w a n t e d t o be a t e a c h e r , feels t h a t

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young men's commitments rounding the d r a f t . "

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AS A S E C O N D part of t h e moratorium, the Congress is h o p i n g t o have a panel d e b a t e o n the selective service. " W e are trying t o engage r e p r e s e n t a t i v e s of the G r a n d H a v e n Selective Service Board t o t a k e p a r t in t h e discuss i o n , " said B o o n s t r a . B o o n s t r a e x p l a i n e d that t h e plans for t h e m o r a t o r i u m this spring are n o t as e x t e n s i v e as t h e y were last fall. " T h i s is p r o b a b l y b e c a u s e the l o t t e r y had not yet gone i n t o e f f e c t last f a l l , " he said, " a n d t h a t w a s a big m o t i v a t i o n for action." ALTHOUGH THE moratorium itself will n o t be as big t h i s spring, a d r a f t c o u n s e l l i n g service has also been p l a n n e d by Rev. William H i l l e g o n d s and a g r o u p of a p p r o x imately 15 s t u d e n t s . B o o n s t r a , D o u g Westveer and Brian Clap h a m , w h o i n i t i a t e d t h e idea of a d r a f t c o u n s e l l i n g service, have

a n n o u n c e d t e n t a t i v e plans t o o p e n the i n f o r m a t i o n c e n t e r in Holland's C o m m u n i t y Action House April 9. T h e C e n t e r w o u l d be open f r o m 9-12 Saturday mornings a n d f r o m 4 - 9 p . m . M o n d a y through Friday. According to Boonstra, the staff will i n c l u d e various f a c u l t y m e m b e r s and p s y c h o l o g i s t s and o t h e r c o u n s e l l o r s f r o m t h e Holland area w h o have been specially t r a i n e d in d r a f t c o u n s e l l i n g . " T h e p u r p o s e of his service will be t o i n f o r m p e o p l e of t h e i r r i g h t s , " he said. " W e will a t t e m p t to e x p l a i n different alternatives to the d r a f t , which w o u l d i n c l u d e various d r a f t deferements." HE A D D E D , " T h e counselling c e n t e r has no c o n n e c t i o n w i t h the m o r a t o r i u m a n d is n o t t o be c o n f u s e d with any anti-war g r o u p . It is n o t m e a n t t o be part of t h e o f f e n s i v e t o end t h e w a r . b u t is chiefly a service o r g a n i z a t i o n . "

N e w seminary program seeks broader training T h e y e a r 1970 will see t h e a d v e n t of a new a p p r o a c h t o theological education

S O M E O F T H E l i b r a r y ' s recent c h a n g e s have p e r p l e x e d V a n Zoere n ' s users, but W h i t t a k e r assures i n q u i s i t o r s that t h e s e c h a n g e s are c o n s i s t e n t with t h e p r i n c i p l e s of t h e library-college c o n c e p t . Book s t a c k s will be a r r a n g e d in a simplified p a t t e r n , w i t h c o n s e c u t i v e alp h a b e t i c a l titling o n e a c h level. P e r i o d i c a l s have b e e n placed in t h e b o o k s t a c k s so that p e r i o d i c a l s of similar t o p i c s are l o c a t e d together.

EDWARD WHITTAKER

At p r e s e n t , Van Z o e r e n Lib r a r y has m a n y d e f i c i e n c i e s in its b o o k h o l d i n g s a n d o n e of Whitt a k e r ' s m a j o r p r o b l e m s will be t o c o r r e c t t h e m . He is l i m i t e d by t h e size of t h e l i b r a r y - H o p e has an average of 5 6 v o l u m e s per s t u d e n t c o m p a r e d with 2 0 0 o r m o r e in many other GLCA schools-and b y t h e b u d g e t a l l o t t e d f o r new b o o k s , w h i c h a l l o w s h i m t o pur-

c h a s e o n l y five t h o u s a n d new volumes yearly. " T H E S E D E F I C I E N C I E S mult i p l y t h e i m p o r t a n c e of o u r Access O f f i c e , " W h i t t a k e r n o t e s . " W i t h access t o o t h e r h o l d i n g s , o u r s t u d e n t s can get a r o u n d s o m e of t h e l i m i t a t i o n s of this l i b r a r y . We also must o r d e r o u r new volumes intelligently within the limits of t h e b u d g e t t o c o r r e c t t h e deficiencies."

T H E U N I F I C A T I O N of Western and N e w B r u n s w i c k Seminaries will o f f e r a f o u r - y e a r , t w o level p r o g r a m w h i c h , a c c o r d i n g t o Dr. H e r m a n J. R i d d e r , p r e s i d e n t of b o t h s e m i n a r i e s , is d e s i g n e d l o " p r o d u c e a Christian p e r s o n w h o can t h i n k a n d act as a C h r i s t i a n w h e n c o n f r o n t i n g the p r o b l e m s of c o n t e m p o r a r y life." T h e bilevel, multi-site p r o g r a m will i n c l u d e t w o y e a r s at each Reformed Church seminary. The first t w o years, spent at New B r u n s w i c k S e m i n a r y , will e n a b l e the s t u d e n t t o seek and i n t e r n a l i z e his o w n C h r i s t i a n i d e n t i t y . D u r i n g this p r o c e s s o n e half of his t i m e is spent in c l a s s r o o m s t u d y . T H E O T H E R H A L F is divided b e t w e e n " C o r e G r o u p " sessions w h e r e small g r o u p s a p p l y p r a c t i c a l p r o b l e m solving t e c h n i q u e s t o e x i s t i n g p r o b l e m s , and o p p o r t u n ities f o r t h e s t u d e n t t o m e e t his

individual n e e d s at e i t h e r t h e s e m i n a r y or the u n i v e r s i t y . T h e s e c o n d t w o years will be spent at Western Theological Seminary. T H E S E Q U E N C E at W e s t e r n S e m i n a r y will he d e v o t e d t o t h e d e v e l o p m e n t of individual skills w h i c h t h e c h u r c h r e q u i r e s of its clergy. A team m i n i s t r y a p p r o a c h will be e m p h a s i z e d . Traditionally seminary training has been geared to p r o d u c e a s c h o l a r - p a s t o r . T o d a y t h e n e e d s of the c h u r c h and w o r l d r e q u i r e in a d d i t i o n a skilled p r o f e s s i o n a l , academically sophisticated and socially aware m i n i s t e r , R i d d e r com m e n t e d . A C C O R D I N G T O R i d d e r , the BLMS is m o r e a d v a n t a g e o u s t h a n the t r a d i t i o n a l s y s t e m b e c a u s e it helps t h e m i n i s t e r i d e n t i f y w i t h the call of u r b a n A m e r i c a and inner cities, it d o u b l e s t h e stud e n t ' s e x p o s u r e to f a c u l t y res o u r c e s , and it p r o v i d e s m o r e professional skills f o r the m i n i s t r y w h i c h are w o r l d - o r i e n t e d .

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11 a.m. Dimnent Memorial Chapel Chaplain Hillegonds, preacher A n t h e m by the College Chorus 7 p.m. D i m n e n t Memorial Chapel Holy C o m m u n i o n and Tenebrae Service The cross is any place where a saving love goes out to undergird comes back with

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Women cagers fight own feud with Calvin by Sarah Penny anchor Reporter W h i l e t h e F l y i n g D u t c h m e n of H o p e C o l l e g e b a t t l e M i c h i g a n Intercollegiate Athletic Association s c h o o l s in b a s k e t b a l l t h i s w i n t e r , the Dutch women challenged M i c h i g a n c o l l e g e s on t h e i r o w n hardcourts. T H E 13 M E M B E R H o p e t e a m p l a y e d A d r i a n . C a l v i n . C e n t r a l Michigan University. Eastern Michigan University. Muskegon C o m m u n i t y College, Olivet and W e s t e r n Michigan U n i v e r s i t y , e n d ing t h e s e a s o n w i t h a 3-4 r e c o r d . O n t h e j u n i o r v a r s i t y level H o p e was undefeated, winning one g a m e . T h e JV s q u a d is c o m p o s e d of p l a y e r s f r o m t h e v a r s i t y . Calvin was t h e t o u g h e s t c o m p e t i t i o n , according to Daughn S c h i p p e r . Hope coach. S i n c e its o r g a n i z a t i o n d u r i n g the 1 9 6 0 - 6 1 s e a s o n , t h e t e a m h a s played i n d e p e n d e n t l y . N e x t year a w o m e n ' s league w i t h i n t h e M1AA will be o r g a n i z e d . T h e l e a g u e will s p o n s o r c o m p e t i t i o n in a r c h e r y , b a s k e t b a l l , field h o c k e y , t e n n i s and v o l l e y b a l l A d d i t i o n a l s p o r t s

English major places second in speech contest S e n i o r English m a j o r N a n c y W a r n o c k placed s e c o n d in t h e S t a t e P e a c e O r a t o r y c o n t e s t at A l b i o n C o l l e g e last w e e k e n d . O r a t o r s f r o m seven M i c h i g a n colleges a n d u n i v e r s i t i e s p a r t i c i pated in c o m p e t i t i o n . Miss W a r n o c k s p o k e o n t h e r e f u g e e p r o b l e m in t h e M i d d l e F a s t . S h e had m a d e f i r s t - h a n d o b s e r v a t i o n s of t h e p r o b l e m last year w h i l e s t u d y i n g at t h e A m e r i can U n i v e r s i t y in B e i r u t , L e b a n o n .

m a y be a p p r o v e d later by t h e g o v e r n i n g b o a r d of t h e W M I A A . T h e w o m e n c o a c h e s will m e e t soon to ratify a new c o n s t i t u t i o n . MEMBERS OF T H E basketball team include Carol Brunstig, P h y l l i s De V r i e s , D e b b i e D o l p h , Linda D r a f t , J u d y Droog, Mary D y k e m a . S u e H a n e y . L e s l y e Herc h e n r o d e r . Karla H o e s c h , C a r o l Rynbrandt, Sharon VandenBerg, Mary Z a l e t a a n d Mary Z u i d e m a . S e n i o r M a r y Z u i d e m a served as c a p t a i n of t h e t e a m d u r i n g t h e past s e a s o n . Miss Z u i d e m a , w h o immortalized the over-the-head f a l l - a w a y j u m p s h o t in her f o u r y e a r s on t h e t e a m , also served as the " t e a m t a p e r , " bandaging any i n j u r i e s b e f o r e and d u r i n g t h e g a m e s . T h e o n l y m e m b e r of t h e t e a m w h o will not r e t u r n n e x t y e a r , she is a p h y s i c a l e d u c a t i o n major who plans to teach. " M A R Y IS T H E K I N D of person w h o really k e e p s t h e spirit u p . W e ' r e g o i n g t o miss h e r , " s t a t e d Miss Dykema. Miss Zuidema s c o r e d n i n e p o i n t s , her s e a s o n a n d c a r e e r high t o lead s c o r i n g against C e n t r a l in h e r final g a m e f o r Hope. S o p h o m o r e Linda " R e d w o o d " D r a f t led H o p e in r e b o u n d s this season. The "five foot-twelve i n c h " center wore two knee pads t o c o m p l e m e n t t h e e f f e c t of her new tennis shoes. Using a turn a r o u n d j u m p s h o t , she s c o r e d 10 p o i n t s against E a s t e r n . FRESHMAN MARY Dykema led t h e D u t c h in s c o r i n g . S h e p l a y e d in e v e r y g a m e , even t h o u g h she j a m m e d a t h u m b and twice i n j u r e d h e r k n e e . Of t h e 24 H o p e p o i n t s in t h e W e s t e r n g a m e . Miss D y k e m a s c o r e d 17. Her p l a y w a s c h a r a c t e r i z e d b y a t e a m m a t e as " a f a n t a s t i c t o u c h w i t h a great d e a l of drive. W h e n she h a s t h e ball, it d o e s n ' t m a t t e r w h o is in t h e w a y of t h e b a s k e t . " Miss D y k e m a will serve as t e a m t a p e r n e x t y e a r .

In a d d i t i o n t o Miss D y k e m a , Miss Z a l e t a , " t h e f l y i n g p h a n t o m " a n d Miss " M a " H o e s c h w e r e t h e other freshman starters. Miss H o e s c h a l t e r n a t e d w i t h Mrs. V a n d e n B e r g at g u a r d THE PLAYERS demonstrated relatively e q u a l ability, a c c o r d i n g t o Miss S c h i p p e r . " W e h a d t r o u b l e maintaining our m o m e n t u m in close g a m e s . We o f t e n lost o u r lead in t h e last q u a r t e r , " she s t a t e d . Miss S c h i p p e r a t t r i b u t e s this to inexperience. T h e team lost five of t h e six s t a r t e r s f r o m last y e a r ' s s q u a d . " W i t h all b u t one starter back, next year looks p r o m i s i n g , " she said. This year, the team played under the Amateur Athletic U n i o n ' s e x p e r i m e n t a l rules, which are s i m i l a r t o t h o s e used in b o y ' s b a s k e t b a l l , l a c h t e a m h a s five p l a y e r s w h o t r a v e l t h e l e n g t h of t h e c o u r t , r a t h e r t h a n f o u r stationary and two roving players. T H E N E W S E T O F r u l e s will be c o n s i d e r e d e x p e r i m e n t a l f o r t w o y e a r s , at w h i c h t i m e it will be reviewed and probably a d o p t e d , a c c o r d i n g t o Miss S c h i p p e r . " I t was a n e w e x p e r i e n c e f o r t h e officials, coaches and t e a m m e m b e r s , b u t t h e s t u d e n t s liked it. T h e b r a n d of ball w a s very g o o d f o r just b e i n g a d o p t e d , " she s t a t e d . T h e H o p e t e a m p a r t i c i p a t e d in a two-league invitational tournam e n t at C a l v i n . In t h e " A " l e a g u e , H o p e p l a y e d A d r i a n , a n d Calvin o p p o s e d Eastern. T h e " B " league included Alma, Olivet, Grand R a p i d s J u n i o r C o l l e g e a n d Nazareth. Adrian defeated Hope, but Hope beat E a s t e r n in a c o n solation game.

T E A M WORK—Senior Mary Z u i d e m a , sporting her " f a m o u s f l y e r s " s h o e s , s t a r t s her o v e r - t h e - h e a d fall a w a y j u m p s h o t w h i l e f r e s h m a n Mary D y k e m a l e n d s her a n e l b o w . AT CENTRAL, THE team p l a y e d o n a " t a r t a n f l o o r " of h a r d r u b b e r . " W e c o u l d n ' t h e a r t h e ball b o u n c e , " stated a bench warmer. " I t w a s like a silent f i l m . " A b o u t 100 spectators watched the game. "Even though they were Central s u p p o r t e r s , we still w o n , " s h e s a i d .

" W e really a p p r e c i a t e s p e c t a t o r s . T h e p a r e n t s gave us a lot of s u p p o r t t h i s y e a r , " s t a t e d Miss Hoesch. "The freshman team m e m b e r s have m a d e one vow; w e ' r e g o i n g t o b e a t Calvin. W i t h a f e w m o r e s p e c t a t o r s at o u r g a m e s n e x t y e a r , we c o u l d d o w o n d e r s ! "

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F r o m what 1 understand, the n e x t anchor doesn't come out u n t i l A p r i l 17, w h i c h is t e n d a y s a f t e r t h e o p e n i n g of t h e 1 9 7 0 baseball season. C o n s e q u e n t l y , 1 have d e c i d e d t o f o r e g o a n o t h e r blast at t h e C o l l e g e ' s a t h l e t i c prog r a m . I n s t e a d , 1 will play " e x p e r t " again a n d p r e s e n t my p e n n a n t p r e d i c t i o n s f o r t h e u p c o m i n g camp a i g n . T h i s w e e k , 1 shall d i s c u s s the American League. AMERICAN L E A G U E - E A S T 1. B O S T O N - T h e R e d Sox are m y choice to c a p t u r e the champions h i p of this, t h e t o u g h e s t division of t h e m all. If J i m L o n b o r g continues to progress, B o s t o n ' s pitching c o u l d be in s u r p r i s i n g l y g o o d s h a p e - G a r y P e t e r s , Mike Nagy a n d R a y C u l p will w i n t h e i r s h a r e of g a m e s , a n d S p a r k y L y l e a n d Lee S t r a n g e h e a d t h e b u l l p e n . Carl Y a s t r z e m s k i , T o n y C o n i g liaro, Rico Petrocelli, Reggie S m i t h and Mike A n d r e w s f o r m a devastating offense. The question m a r k s ? T h i r d base a n d c a t c h e r . W A R M I N G U P - J u n i o r S t e v e V a n Pelt p r a c t i c e s f o r t o m o r r o w ' s p r e s e a s o n t r a c k c o m p e t i t i o n a g a i n s t M I A A c o n t e n d e r s at E a s t e r n Michigan University.

Track team runs in pre-season meet H o p e C o l l e g e ' s t r a c k t e a m part i c i p a t e d in its s e c o n d i n d o o r m e e t S a t u r d a y at N o r t h C e n t r a l C o l l e g e in N a p e r v i l l e , 111. T h e D u t c h m e n c o m p e t e d a g a i n s t eight o t h e r s c h o o l s in t h e M i d w e s t R e l a y s . C O A C H G O R D O N B r e w e r said t h a t t h e t e a m s i n v o l v e d in t h e m e e t w e r e n o t c o n c e r n e d so m u c h w i t h w i n n i n g as t h e y w e r e w i t h i n d i v i d u a l e f f o r t s . Even t h o u g h H o p e d i d n ' t d o so well as a t e a m , C o a c h B r e w e r felt t h a t p a r t i c i p a t i o n a l o n e was g o o d e x p e r i e n c e for the boys. T h e D u t c h m e n f i e l d e d t e a m s in three relays, and individuals com-

p e t e d in t h e high j u m p , l o n g j u m p , 6 0 - y a r d d a s h , and 6 0 - y a r d intermediate hurdles. D A V E T H O M A S placed fifth in t h e h u r d l e e v e n t , a n d t h e D u t c h mile relay t e a m f i n i s h e d f o u r t h . Bob L u y e n d y k ran a 56.3 second leg o n t h a t r e l a y t e a m . H o p e will c o n t i n u e p r e - s e a s o n competition tomorrow as t h e team travels to Eastern Michigan U n i v e r s i t y t o t a k e p a r t in t h e Michigan Intercollegiate A t h l e t i c Association Relays. The Dutch will c o m p e t e a g a i n s t all of t h e o t h e r M I A A s c h o o l s w i t h t h e exc e p t i o n of K a l a m a z o o C o l l e g e , w h i c h is o n S p r i n g b r e a k .

2. B A L T I M O R E - T h e O r i o l e s are still t h e best t e a m in t h e l e a g u e , b u t t h e best t e a m d o e s n ' t a l w a y s w i n t h e p e n n a n t , as t h e M e t s p r o v e d last y e a r . T h e p i t c h i n g is solid w i t h M i k e C u e l l a r , Dave M c N a l l y and J i m P a l m e r . But s o m e of t h e k e y m e n are g e t t i n g o n in y e a r s - P r a n k R o b i n son, 3 4 ; Don B u f o r d , 33; and B r o o k s R o b i n s o n , 3 2 . A n d , can Boog Powell again have t h e kind of y e a r he h a d in ' 6 9 ? 3. D E T R O I T — T h e loss of D e n n y M c L a i n killed w h a t e v e r c h a n c e s the Tigers had, and they weren't t o o g o o d a n y w a y . M i c k e y Lolich is t h e o n l y d e p e n d a b l e s t a r t i n g h u r l e r . H e l p is n e e d e d f r o m Earl W i l s o n , Mike K i l k e n n y a n d possibly J o e N i e k r o . H a v i n g Dick M c A u l i f f e b a c k is b o u n d t o h e l p , b u t t h e r e still is a h o l e a t s h o r t s t o p . Willie H o r t o n , J i m N o r t h r u p , Al K a l i n e , N o r m C a s h , Bill F r e e h a n a n d n e w c o m e r D a l t o n J o n e s p r o v i d e p l e n t y of hitting. 4. NEW Y O R K - T h e Y a n k s are vastly i m p r o v e d . T h e y finally have

s o m e d e c e n t h i t t e r s in D a n n y Cater, Roy White, Horace Clarke, B o b b y Murcer and Jerry K e n n e y . S h o r t s t o p G e n e Michael c a m e into his o w n in ' 6 9 . T h e b e n c h is b e t t e r w i t h C u r t Blefary and Pete Ward. A fine p i t c h i n g s t a f f i n c l u d e s Mel S t o t t l e m y r e and Fritz Peterson and a g o o d relief c r e w . 5. C L E V E L A N D — M o s t i m p r o v e d t e a m in t h e A . L . E a s t . W i n t e r d e a l s b r o u g h t in o u t f i e l d e r s V a d a P i n s o n a n d T e d U h l a e n d e r , inf i e l d e r Craig N e t t l e s , a n d p i t c h e r s D e a n C h a n c e , Bob Miller, D e n n i s Higgins a n d Barry M o o r e . These players, along with guys like H a w k H a r r e l s o n , T o n y H o r ton, Duke Sims and Prank Baker, h a v e t h e T r i b e h e a d e d in t h e right direction. Sudden Sam McDowell is still t h e a c e of t h e m o u n d s t a f f . 6. W A S H I N G T O N - T h e S e n a t o r s will be t h e best l a s t - p l a c e t e a m in t h e h i s t o r y of t h e g a m e . T h e y have good h i t t e r s like F r a n k H o w a r d , Ken McMullen, Mike E p s t e i n a n d Del U n s e r . D a v e Nels o n , t r a d e d by C l e v e l a n d , a d d s a lot of s p e e d t o t h e t e a m . T h e pitching was m u c h imp r o v e d in ' 6 9 , as Dick B o s n i a n a n d C a s e y C o x had f i n e y e a r s . T e d Williams p r o b a b l y w i s h e s his c l u b w e r e in a d i f f e r e n t d i v i s i o n . AMERICAN LEAGUE-WEST 1. O A K L A N D - T h i s r a c e is all o v e r a l r e a d y , u n l e s s t h e A ' s really b l o w it. A n o u t f i e l d of F e l i p e A l o u , Rick M o n d a y , R e g g i e J a c k s o n , a n d an infield of Sal B a n d o , C a m p y C a m p a n e r i s , Dick G r e e n and Don Mincher -that's hard to beat. T h e p i t c h i n g is p r e t t y s t r o n g , too, with Blue M o o n O d o m , C h u c k D o b s o n and Catfish H u n t e r t o s t a r t a n d D i e g o S e g u i t o relieve. 2. MINNESOTA—The Twins clinched second place w h e n t h e o w n e r f i r e d Billy M a r t i n a n d rep l a c e d h i m w i t h Bill R i g n e y . Mart i n ' s f i r e a n d spirit gave t h e u s u ally-dissension-ridden Twins the drive t o w i n t h e d i v i s i o n t i t l e last year.

R o d C a r e w , T o n y Oliva, Harm o n K i l l e b r e w , Rich R e e s e , L e o C a r d e n a s a n d Cesar T o v a r a r e all b a c k , b u t t h e spirit a n d drive will p r o b a b l y be g o n e . 3. C H I C A G O — C a r l o s May l o o k s like h e ' s r e a d y t o go, d e s p i t e h a v i n g lost half a t h u m b in t h a t mortar accident last August. T h a t ' s t h e best n e w s f r o m t h e S o x c a m p . A l s o , S o x a p p e a r set at e v e r y p o s i t i o n this s e a s o n , w h i c h is s o m e t h i n g n e w f o r t h e Pale Hose. T h e o u t f i e l d has King C a r l o s , B u d d y B r a d f o r d a n d Walter Will i a m s , t h e i n f i e l d c o n s i s t s of Bill Melton, Looie Aparicio, Bobby K n o o p a n d Gail H o p k i n s , a n d D u a n e J o s e p h s o n will c a t c h . L o t s of o f f e n s e , b u t a f t e r J o e H o r l e n a n d T o m m y J o h n , t h e r e is n o proven pitching. 4. C A L I F O R N I A — T h e A n g e l s are improving with promising y o u n g p l a y e r s like J i m S p e n c e r , H a n d y S a n d y A l o m a r , Aurelia R o d r i g u e z , J a y J o h n s t o n e and Bill Voss. T h e big s t a r s are J i m F r e g o s i a n d A l e x J o h n s o n , w h o were acquired f r o m t h e R e d s . T h e p i t c h i n g is s h a k y o n c e y o u get past A n d y Messersmith and R u d y May. 5. K A N S A S C I T Y — F o r m e r C u b p i l o t C h a r l i e M e t r o will m a n a g e t h e R o y a l s in t h e i r s e c o n d y e a r , and il w o n ' t be an easy j o b . N a m e s like B u c k M a r t i n e z , L u i s A l c a r a z a n d Paul S c h a a l d o n ' t s t r i k e a lot of t e r r o r i n t o p i t c h e r s ' h e a r t s . K . C . d o e s h a v e a few g o o d o n e s , t h o u g h , in Pal Kelly, L o u P i n i e l l a , B o b Oliver and M i k e Fiore. 6. S E A T T L E - ( o r is il M i l w a u k e e ? ) - N e w m a n a g e r Dave B r i s t o l d i d n ' t h a v e a n y p i t c h i n g at C i n c i n n a t i last y e a r . A t S e a t t l e , n o t o n l y d o e s h e n o t h a v e p i t c h i n g , b u t he d o e s n ' t have m u c h hitting, either. P l e a s a n t s u r p r i s e s last s e a s o n w e r e T o m m y H a / p e r and Mike Hegan. B o b L o c k e ' f , Mike H e r s h b e r g e r a n d T e d K u b i a k are solid p r o s , while outfielders Steve Hovley and D a n n y Walton show promise.

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