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VOLUME 86                                            PASADENA, CALIFORNIA / FRIDAY, JANUARY 11,1985                                                                              NUMBER 12
                                                                                 event. Warren Emery, head of the
 Two Scholarships                                                                P.E. Dept., estimated that the first
                                                                                 trophy will probably be awarded in
                                                                                 late April this year when the track
                                                                                                                        Scope Grant Proposed
 Newly Endowed                                                                   season ends.
                                                                                     The M.T. Davis scholarship of
                                                                                 $700 will be awarded starting next
                                                                                                                                  by Chris Meisl
                                                                                                                            The W.M. Keck Foundation of
                                                                                                                                                                structure, the telescope will weigh
                                                                                                                                                                only 158 tons, less than one-third
            by Lily Wu                    Oil Company in 1972. Dr. William                                              Los Angeles announced a grant           the weight of the Palomar
 . Two new scholarship funds and          Mclean earned his B.S. in 1935         school year by the Financial Aid
                                                                                                                        proposal on Jan. 3 for $70 million      telescope. Also, the UC design has
a trophy have been endowed for            and Ph.D. in 1939 in physics. He       Office to a student who
                                                                                                                        to Caltech to construct a ten-meter     a short focal length, allowing the
undergraduate students last month.        served as technical director of both   demonstrates need. The scholar-
                                                                                                                        telescope on Mauna Kea, Hawaii.         telescope to be housed in a dome
    The McLean Brothers Scholar-          the Naval Ordinance Test Station       ship program is entirely separate
                                                                                                                            The proposed grant is the           the same size as the Palomar dome.
ship is a $5000 scholarship award-        at China Lake, CA and the Naval        from the trophy, although each
                                                                                                                        largest private gift for a scientific       The entire Keck Observatory
ed either.to a junior or a senior who     Undersea Center in San Diego.          year the scholarship will be nam-
                                                                                                                        project yet made, and the project       will include computer and control
can demonstrate outstanding                   The Financial Aid Office will      ed for the trophy winner of the
                                                                                                                        is the world's largest optical          rooms, electronic and mechanical
academic achievement, leadership          select the first McLean Scholar in     previous year.
                                                                                                                        telescope, four times mOre power-       shops, mirror aluminizing facilities
ability and financial need.               the 1895-86 school year.                                                      ful than the 5-meter Palomar            and even a visitors' gallery.
    This scholarship fund was en-             The other new endowment is             The M.T. Davis endowment           telescope.                                  The $85 million observatory
dowed by friends and associates in        the M.T. Davis trophy and scholar-     was a gift from Frank Davis of La-         The grant is still pending con-     was originally to be funded by gifts
honor of William and John                 ship. The M.T. Davis trophy will       Jolla, CA. Davis' brother, M.T.,       tractual obligations between            to the University of California
McLean who were both graduates            be awarded each year by the            graduated from Caltech with a B.S.     Caltech, the Keck Foundation, and       alone, beginning with $36 million
of Caltech. Dr. John Mclean earn-         Physical Education Department to       in 1933. He died in an airline ac-     the University of California.           from Marian O'Hoffman to
ed a B.S. in 1938 in applied physics      a student who has demonstrated         cident in 1951. M.T. was a student         Caltech will oversee the con-       memorialize her husband, the
and eventually became president           outstanding achievement and            body vice president and a              struction of the telescope and          former New York automobile
and chairman of the Continental           leadership in a track and field        decathalon athlete at Caltech.         observatory using the new               importer.
News Commentary                                                                                                         technology of a segmented mirror             According to Julian O. van
                                                                                                                        developed at the Lawrence Berke-        Kalinowski, Director of the Keck
                                                                                                                                                                Foundation, "the University of
Health Policy Changes Unfair                                                                                            Iy Laboratory of the University of
                                                                                                                        California.
                                                                                                                            Construction of the facility, to
                                                                                                                                                                California then set out to interest
                                                                                                                                                                other donors and also the possibili-
                                                                                                                        be named the W.M. Keck Obser-           ty of interesting other institutions
       by George Carman                   spouses expected to sacrifice          tionalspouse health insurance          vatory, is expected to take about       in providing the remaining funds.
    Caltech's student health in-          the quality of their lives?            plan could be extended to in-          6V2 years beginning in early 1986.      As part of this effort, the Univer-
surance policy has been exten-                As the Graduate Student            clude elective abortion at a           The mirror will consist of 36           sity ... discussed the possibility of
ded to provide studpnts, but              Council representative to the          small increase in cost, and a se-      separate, adjoining hexagonal mir-      joining Caltech as a partner in this
not spouses of students, with             Student Health Committee, I            cond optional plan created for         rors, each 1.8 meters across, to be     effort. "
coverage for pregnancy and'               sought to have pregnancy and           those students anticipating the        controlled by a computerized mir-           Caltech "agreed to do so and
elective abortion. This im-               elective abortion benefits ex-         need for pregnancy benefits,           ror positioning system that will ad-     ... undertook to seek funds," van
provement in student health               tended to spouses as well as to        with a premium which would             just the mirrors 300 times each         Kalinowski added. The Keck grant
benefits - the first change in            stUdents. I did so with the            be quite large (perhaps $1600          second.                                 was a result of these efforts.
the student health insurance              motivation that most graduate          per year) but still ·lower than                                                    The role of the Hoffman gift
policy in over ten years - carne          students who wish to have              the typical cost of delivery.              UC scientists have also             will be determined when the con-
about as the result of the ef-            children are unable to do so           (2) The optional spouse health         developed a "stressed mirror            tractual conditions for the contruc-
forts of the Student Health               given the typical graduate stu-        insurance plan could be left as        polishing technique", which in-         tion of the telescope have been
Committee despite a somewhat              dent stipend. Unfortunately,           is, and the Institute could self-      volves warping the mirror blank         satisfied.
unresponsive Caltech ad-                  the increase in the cost of            insure the pregnancy and elec-         and then polishing it, to enable the        Construction of the telescope is
ministration. This report is in-          coverage for the additional            tive abortion benefits, much as        production of non-axisymmetric          expected to begin in spring 1986
tended to clarify the extent of          pregnancy and           abortion        it does the mental health              surfaces on the hexagonal mirrors.      and observations should begin in
these new health benefits, and           benefits was much larger for            benefit of the current student             Due to a much lighter support        1992.
to examine how such an im-                the optional spouse coverage           health plan. In order to help
provement in benefits carne               (from $241 to $860 per person          recover some of the costs,
about.                                   per year, regardless of intent to       students could be charged a fee
    Many who read the memo               use the benefit) than for the           suitable for their income for
from J. J. Morgan, distributed           student coverage (from $189 to          each delivery. As your GSC
at registration, which officially        $216 per person per year).              Health representative, I would
announced the extension of               When these matters were                 be interested in knowing your
these benefits were unsure as to         discussed at the last Faculty           opinions of these options.
who was covered by the new               Board meeting, the administra-          Alternatively, if you can think
benefits and what was the ex-            tion was willing to include the         of other useful options, send
tent of coverage. At present,            additional premium for the stu-         them along.
 only female students receive            dent coverage in the tuition                These new student health
  the pregnancy and elective             fee, but no arrangement could           benefits represent another
 abortion benefit. The spouses           be reached on an insurance              achievement, in this instance
 of male students will not               scheme for spouses given what           for all students: we have
 receive the pregnancy and elec~         would be a substantial increase         demonstrated that the quality
 tive abortion benefit, whether          in premium.                             of student life at Caltech can
 or not they are enrolled in the             There are several alter-            be improved. For the first time
 optional health insurance plan          natives to passing the entire in-       in the history of the Student
 for spouses. As far as the ex-          crease in cost on to all students       Health Committee, the Caltech
 tent of coverage goes, I have as        with spouses opting for health          administration responded to
 yet not been able to obtain a           insurance with pregnancy and            one of its recommendations, an
 precise statement on this.              abortion benefits. (1) The op-                      continued on page 3
.Students anticipating the use of
 these new benefits should ob-
 tain a written copy of them,
 which hopefully will be made
 available through the Health
                                         Mettler Is Chosen
  Center.
      These new health benefits
  represent an important achieve-
                                         As New Chairman
                                              Ruben P. Mettler B.S. '44              Mettler, a native of Shafter,
  ment for women students at              M.S. '47 Ph.D. '49, chairman and        California, went to Stanford
  Caltech: a major health need            chief executive officer of TRW          University for his freshman year,
  unique to women has been                Inc., has been elected chairman of      but was assigned to Caltech upon
  recognized. No longer must              the board of trustees of Caltech,       enterjng the Navy in 1942.
  women at Caltech sacrifice              replacing R. Stanton Avery, effec-         He graduated in electrical
  their quality of life for lack of     . tive January 1, 1985.                  engineering and went on to ~
  such benefits, which many                   President Marvin Goldberger        graduate school here in electrical ~
  women who have chosen other             announced the election, adding         and aeronautical engineering.         ~
  careers enjoy. However, is it           "Since receiving his doctorate             In 1966, Mettler became one of s
  equitable for such benefits to          from Caltech 35 years ago, Rube        the first alumni to receive Caltech's 2
  be extended to female students          Mettler has compiled an impressive     DistingUished Alumni Award. He ~
  without similar provision for           record as an engineer and business     was elected to the Caltech board of I
  the spouses of male students?           leader, coupled with a distinguish-    trustees in 1969, and became vice
  Are male students and their             ed record of public service.           chairman of the board in 1983.          Sylvia Luedeking & Steven Walton in TACIT's "Ways and Means"
2....         THE CALIFORNIA TECH/FRIDAY, JANUARY 11, 1985


            thead fly                                                        systems were not for the best

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            An examination of student life at Caltech
                                                                             from the outside world, maybe the
                                                                            excellent scientifically rigorous
                                                                            curriculum was too narrow in
                                                                            scope, maybe full professors are
                                                                                 not always the best teachers,
                                                                                                                    What About Teeth7'
'-------------------~:.......:=:.:..::.=                                      .J maybe, maybe, maybe '"
                                                                                     When junior year began, my To the Editor:                                 And that's just the begin-
                                                                                 academics maintained their even          It is with great interest that   ning. My dentist tells me that
                                                                                 strain and my newly found ideas I read Lily Wu's article on               she expects the total cost of the

A Different Year                                                                 burst forth. Rather than just mar- possible pregnancy benefits for
                                                                                 ching along in the Caltech graduate students in the
                                                                                 machine, I took a good look at California Tech (Dec. 7, 1984).
                                                                                                                                                           dental work that I need to be
                                                                                                                                                           more than $2000. Because den
                                                                                                                                                           tal care is not part of the
                                  by Lily Wu                                     what made the machine. Most of While such benefits would                  health coverage for students a
     For a student, the concept of the new year is a shifted one. There my perspectives began to change. clearly be a good thing, I can-                   Caltech, I shall have to pay
is the new school year and the new calendar year. While everyone in All those previously revered not help but think that the                               every penny myself. My $500
the world is making a grand affair of the new calendar year, I pass New POLICIES and REGULAnONS Health Committee's priorities                              per month ORA salary cannot
Year's Day as if it were July 1. It is at the beginning of the new school which seemed so unchallengeable should be reevaluated.                           cover this. I am going heavily
year in September that the student sets new goals and resolutions.               took on a different light. I saw that    As I write this, my mouth is     into debt to maintain my
    When my year began this school year, I had a feeling of deja vu.             for every policy and regulation, extremely sore and my cheeks             health.
I had GRE exams to take, college applications to complete, jobs to in- there was a person or gruop of per- are· swollen: I had my wisdom                       Naturally, I think that there
terview for and a graduation to look forward to. It reminded me of senior sons behind it who decided on that teeth removed yesterday after-                is a clear and present need for
year in high school. I mentioned that to a friend: why after all these years policy based on their own opinions noon. But although the opera-              dental care benefits for
of schooling, am I still applying to colleges and taking those awful stan- or preferences. In that respect, no tion was painful, the most                  students. The arguments for
dardized exams? It made me feel as if I hadn't really gone anywhere rule is etched in stone and every painful part was the price tag:                      pregnancy benefits are equally
in four years. But then he said I was looking at the situation in a two- rule can be called to account for its $395, every penny of which has              applicable to dental care
dimensional perspective. "Imagine a cork screw. If you look at it from                        continued on page 3 to come from my own pocket.              Moreover,      dental care is
one end, it looks like a circle. It looks like you are traveling the same                                                                                  something which everyone
path over and over again. But if you look at it from the side, you see                                   YOU ARE INVITED                                   needs, unlike pregnancy care,
that while going around and around, there are different levels. You never                                                                                  which would benefit a minority
                                                                                                                   TO AN                                   of students whether or not it
cross the same point twice, but you do encounter analogous points at
different levels."                                                                                      ICE CREAM SOCIAL                                   was extended to spouses.
    Well, I felt as if I had just visited the high priest of Tibet and receiv-                                                                                 I do not wish to weaken the
ed a decree. I thought about my different years at Caltech. Freshman                                                                                       case for pregnancy benefits-
year was all new. I was eager to learn everything that I could about                                                                                       but they would benefit only a
science and Caltech. I worked so hard that year that I really did not give                       BUILD YOUR OWN DESSERT                                    fraction of the student body.
anything that I learned much thought. I digested whatever was presented                     ICE CREAM·TOPPINGS·BROWNIES                                    To the best of my knowledge.
to me and went on. The main reason was that I was trying to adjust to                                                                                      everyone at Caltech has teeth.
the new work load demands and the new social environment. I had not                                                                                        Dental benefits would be a help
only gone from a high school setting to a college setting, I had gone                                                                                      to all of us, and the Health
from a high school to Caltech (a different matter entirely).                                                 SERVED WITH                                   Committee ought to be looking
    Sophomore year was the same story. Again I had to readjust                                                                                             into it.
                                                                                                      INFORMATION ABOUT                                        Sincerely,
academically. Even though I had a year of practice under my belt, I had
to make the leap from pass/fail to grades. Still, I never thought about                                                                                                   -Alan L. Bostick
                                                                                                                                                                 Graduate Student, Physics
                                                                                            rli~ HEWLETT
what I was learning, why I was learning, how I was learning or where
I was learning. The new reality of grades was all consuming that year.
    When that year ended, I realized that I could finally pull my head
out of the sand. I had successfully survived a year of the graded Caltech
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environment and the next two years were academically insured if I just                                                                                       Volume 86           Number 12 I
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                                                                        some time away from your
                                                                                                                                                                               3
'Spouses Excluded                                                       work, but what you put in, you
                                                                        get out.
                                                                            Since health, housing, and
                                                                                                           Spiraling Through
From Health Plan
  from page 1                        realized that it is becoming in-
                                                                        stipends all have serious impact
                                                                        on the welfare of graduate
                                                                        students, the Graduate Student     The School Years
 important precedent which we       creasingly difficult to attract     Council is forming a committee                                             system, or the administration, or
                                                                        to examine these matters as        from page 2
 should not forget. Why this        and maintain quality graduate                                                                                  even our educational values and
 recommendation, and not the        studetns given competition          they relate to the quality of      relevance to society. No persons
                                                                                                           opinions are necessarily more just      purposes. There are many facets to
 others? In part because it had     from nonacademic sectors. All       graduate student life. If we are                                           Caltech and the freshman camp
 the support of several active      these sources of support were       to succeed in this effort we       than any others and every person
                                                                                                           with a differing set of opinions or     picture of Caltech only scratched
 groups. The Caltech Women's        important in achieving these        need your ideas, your support,                                           . the surface.
 Club, the Organization for         new benefits. If we are to ob-      and your help. As you have         preferences can and should have
 Women at Caltech, and the          tain an equitable benefit for       seen, such efforts can work.       them aired and considered. As a
 Graduate Student Council all
 played important roles in
                                    spouses of male students, we
                                    will need to demonstrate more           Direct your opinions and
                                                                        questions to George Carman,
                                                                                                           whole, institutions are reasonable
                                                                                                           and changeable, in principle,
                                                                                                           because they are simply a con-
                                                                                                                                                 Clarification
 prompting the Health Commit-       support from the students
 tee to pursue this issue. In ad-   themselves, and to enlist the       Graduate Health Rep, 216-76,       glomeration of people. That          [The Gadfly article in the
 dition, there were several pro-    support of concerned but as yet     x6824. Written memos are           essence can only be maintained,      December 6 issue contained a fact
 minent faculty members who         unheard faculty. We need to         most useful for documenting        though, if the constituent people    which requires some clarification.
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                                    research. Each of us shares this
 graduate students, and who                                             the quality of student life.       see what I was looking at and hear minorities. That is, in fact, the
                                    responsibility. This may take
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                                                                                                                                                                                                 Chopin to Ginastera), Latin,
 TACIT Presents                                                                            Last Years Best Jazz Albums                                                                           and many others. Moraz and
                                                                                                  by John Fourkas                                             music composed solely for          Bruford (who, incidentally,

 Five One-Act Plays                                                                        Music for Piano and Drums
                                                                                           Patrick Moraz & Bill Bruford
                                                                                           EG Records
                                                                                                                                                              piano and drums; one is
                                                                                                                                                              perhaps driven to imagine jazz
                                                                                                                                                              with all of the other "in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 first teamed up for Chris
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Squire's solo album Fish Out
                                                                                                                                                                                                 of Water) have performed a
    Wondering why Winnett                  their easy way of life; Alan                    Future Memories                                                    teresting" instruments taken       very successful experiment, and
 Lounge has sprouted a stage and           Ayckbourn's Gosforth's Fete,                    Patrick Moraz                                                      away. Moraz and Bruford,           I can only hope they will do
 lighting system since vacation?           directed by Janet Reno, is a tale of            PVC Records                                                        however, have created com-         more work together in the
                                           Maxwell's Demon released from                   Timecode                                                           positions for piano and drums      future.
      This weekend and next, TACIT         the bottle at a rummage sale. Mark              Patrick Moraz                                                      which not only sound wonder-            While Music for Piano and
  will be presenting a festival of one-    Maier directs Robert Patrick's Ac-              Passport Records                                                   ful without any other accom-       Drums was a very successful
  act shows in Winnett Lounge. The         tion, which tells of two playwrights                1984 was a very productive                                     paniment, but which would          experiment, Future Memories
  festival has grown out of an infor-      who write each other into their                 year for Patrick Moraz, the                                        probably not work if either        comes very close to being a
  mal workshop held by TACIT               scripts. David Mercer's Let's                   Swiss    keyboard virtuoso.                                        musician were less of a con-       dismal failure. It is by far the
  members over the last two sum-           Murder Vivaldi, the story of some               Although he remains quite                                          sumate master of his instru-       least "accessible" of the three
  mers, whose object has been to           rather eccentric characters attemp-             busy playing with the Moody                                        ment; Moraz and Bruford have       albums - indeed of all of
  provide a forum for students, alum-      ting and extra-marital fling, is                Blues, he has also managed to                                      managed to create a perfectly      Moraz's albums. Moraz left
  ni, etc. to gain experience direc-       directed by Max Bryson. Peter                   go on tour with Bill Bruford                                       balanced album in which            Yes after a year and a half (he
. ling. This winter's festival will pre"   Jones and Lynne McGrath present                 (of King Crimson) and, more                                        neither instrument can stand       played on Relayer) because he
. sent, in a more formal atmosphere,       scenes from A Midsummer Night's                 amazingly, release three new                                       alone or overpower the other.      felt that he was not being
  five finished projects: four com-        Dream and Troilus and Cressida.                 albums.                                                            Just as Moraz's brilliant, flow-   allowed to do his own thing; he
  plete one-act plays and a set of love        Performances will take place in                 Having seen Patrick Moraz                                      ing piano work accentuates         felt that his keyboards were be-
  scenes from Shakespeare.                 Winnett Lounge at 8 p.m. on                     and Bill Bruford in concert in                                     Bruford's drumming, so do          ing subdued in the mix and
      Noel Coward's Ways and               January 11, 12, 18 and 19; and at               San Francisco last year, I was                                     Bruford's complex rhythms          that they were not important to
  Means, directed by Astrid                 2 p.m. on January 13 and 20.                   very excited at the release of                                     enhance the piano. The music        the music. Future Memories is
  Golomb, is a picaresque tale of a         Ticket prices are $3 for Caltech               Music for Piano and Drums. It                                      itself is a mixture of many in-     the exact opposite of this situa-
  roguish couple striving to maintain       students and $5 for others.                    is rather difficult to imagine                                     fluences: jazz, classical (from     tion. It is actually a recording
                                                                                                                                                                                                 of an entirely unrehearsed im-
                                                                                                                                                                                                  provisational solo session
                                                                                                                                                                                                  which Moraz did for Swiss
                                                                                                                                                                                                  television in 1979, of what he
                                                                                                                                                                                                  calls "instant" composition:
                                                                                                                                                                                                       ' .. .the    denomination
                                                                                                                                                                                                  "instant" composition means a
                                                                                                                                                                                                  live performance not only as
                                                                                                                                                                                                 far as playing the instruments
                                                                                                                                                                                                  is concerned but also in terms
                                                                                                                                                                                                  of organising the conscience in
                                                                                                                                                                                                  order to convey and transcend
                                                                                                                                                                                                  the ideas into organised sonic
                                                                                                                                                                                                  architecture without, however,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  feeling limited or contrived by
                                                                                                                                                                                                  the modern-day technological
                                                                                                                                                                                                 environment. '
                                                                                                                                                                                                      Sound a bit pretentious?
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Unfortunately, it is. In general,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  this album asks far too much
                                                                                                                                                                                                  of the listener while giving
                                                                                                                                                                                                  back far too little. Side one of
                                                                                                                                                                                                  the album, a nineteen minute
                                                                                                                                                                                                  track called "Metamorphoses,"
                                                                                                                                                                                                  seems to be little more than
                                                                                                                                                                                                  random experimentation with
                                                                                                                                                                                                  electronic instruments and syn-
                                                                                                                                                                                                  thesized drums. "Eastern Sun-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 days," the first song on side
                                                                                                                                                                                                  two,       fares little better,
                                                                                                                                                                                                  although there is a fantastic re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                  hashed version of it on Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                 for Piano and Drums. The on-
                                                                                                                                                                                                 ly saving grace of the album is
                                                                                                                                                                                                  the final track, "Black Silk."
                                                                                                                                                                                                 The only instrument used in
                                                                                                                                                                                                  "Black Silk" is an acoustic
                                                                                                                                                                                                  piano, and it does not give the
                                                                                                                                                                                                  listener the impression that he
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                                                                         Our hero, a writer in the Big
Buckaroo Reviews                                                         City, finds that fiction often
                                                                         becomes fact, and wishes that
                                                                         fact were just a fiction. (A
                                                                                                            Moraz Jazzes Up '84
                A Weekly Column by Matt Rowe                             background chorus shouting         from page 5                         an enjoyable album, but it is
                                                                         "Quote!" and "Unquote!" is a           Timecode shows that Moraz not of the quality 1 have come
Best Rock Album of 1984 Ex-          his solo career. His f97lJ          stroke of genius.) Cover's final  may       have learned his to expect from Patrick Moraz.
cept for the Stuff in Next           eponymous debut included            track, "Swim," brings it all      lesson-and possibly too well.
                                     "Kingdom Come," which               back home. It begins with an      The keyboards on this album,
                                                                                                           although still important to the 12th Night & MIT
Week's Column
     First off, a couple of          David Bowie later recorded for      excerpt from Verlaine's book
runners-up. Purple Rain was a        Scary Monsters; 1981's Dream-       of poems, 41 Monologues,          music, are much more sub-
                                                                                                           dued. The most remarkable                By Astrid Howard
mighty fine chunk of vinyl, but      time introduced Verlaine's con-     about a lonely man who, late
"Darling Nikki" is no statement      fident individual style of rock-    at night up in the north woods,    feature, though, is their heavy       The MIT Shakespeare Ensem-
of great social significance.        and-roll; and what 1982's           likes      to     fly  around,    pop sound. Moraz has teamed ble will present Shakespeare's
Sure, you can dance to it, but       Words from the Front lacked         " ... yeah ... fly around." The    up with the vocalist/songwriter Twelfth Night in Ramo Auditorium
you can dance to any Prince.         in musical quality it made up       monologue stops, and a             John MacBurnie to create Thursday Jan. 24 at 8 p.m. Los
Besides, Controversy is the          for in beautiful lyrics. That br-   bassline as natural as those       some real Top Forty-styled Angeles is the last stop on the
album with "Sexuality." This         ings us to Cover.                   north woods lies in wait. Tom      music. While McBurnie's voice Ensemble's California tour
album reminds me of Echo and              Cover (Warner Brothers,        Verlaine strolls in, with a syn-   is rather good, his lyrics are celebrating their tenth year of ex-
the Bunnymen's Ocean Rain,           1984) is the most lyrical rock      copated rhythm guitar he           quite pedestrian, and the sub- istence. In the holiday world of
another album that critics           album ever recorded. If             brought from the fifties, and      dued keyboards do little to Twelfth Night - named for one of
swallowed whole at first,            William Faulkner and Jean           invites us to sing along:          help. Still, the album is quite Christendom's wildest festivals-
gushing it back (at least in Bri-    Sibelius wrote an opera, it         I could swim                       pleasant. The high points of "normal" life is turned on its head,
tain) all over pop magazines,        would be no better than this        I could swim                       the album are "Black Brains of and the subtlest romance can be
only to notice later that the        album. The plot - Cover is not      I could sl"im in your love         Positronic Africa" (an elec- played with the bawdiest farce as
thing was really all wet. Not at     a concept album, but its songs      In your love                       tronic version of the 'in- a backdrop. Presented by the Of-
all wet was Born in the              are all of a piece - is, in fact,   In your love                       strumental ballet' "Blue Brains" fice of Public Events and the MIT
USA - on the contrary, like the      Faulknerian: boy works hard         I could swim in your love .. from Music For Piano and Alumni Club of Southern Califor-
USA, the Boss's music has            for girl, boy goes to big city                                        Drums) and "Elastic Freedom nia and sponsored in part by the
some mighty dry stretches in it.     and forgets about girl; boy Cover                                      (In Search Of)", the one song Caltech Y and TACIT. For ticket
(I do like the title track,          remembers girl but finally Tom Verlaine                                to which Moraz wrote all of information and reservations please
though.) Huey Lewis' Sports          decides to pursue his career in- Warner Bros. Records                  the lyrics. Timecode is certainly call 356-4652.
might have been a greatest hits      stead; boy is bewildered by big                r---------~--------::..---------
album for the group ... but          city; boy sits down to have a                      Engineering, Math, Computer Science, Physics Grads:
why buy it when you can hear         think; boy goes back to girl
half the songs on the radio?         and they live happily ever
The Unforgettable Fire by            after. As for Sibelius, the
Brian Eno with U2, was a             melodies and orchestration
magnificent work, but one with       ("arrangement" seemed too
limited goals. With more con-        weak) would do him proud. So
fidence in the studio, U2's next     much for the album as it was
album might be one of the best       conceived. What is so shock-
things in rock since Sticky          ingly wonderful about Cover is
Fingers-but we'll have to wait        the execution.
a year.                                   On his previous albums,
      Twisted    Sister's    Stay    Tom        Verlaine's      nasal,
Hungry, however-now there            somewhat whiny singing voice
was an album. Truly a poetic          was occasionally annoying; on
statement of the highest              Cover, he reshapes it into a
caliber, "We're Not Gonna             generalized Southern drawl
Take It" is my prediction for         that is both pleasant and
the next Muzak smash. Pro-            evocative. On previous albums,
 found questions such as "What        Verlaine's      lead       guitar
do you want to do with your           sometimes gets too noisy; on
 life?" have always struck a          Cover, he has toned it down,
 chord in my heart, and in Dee        and, with the help of Jimmy
 Snider's, they strike three. One     Ripp, provides clear, simple
 out. Next at bat ....                melodies that let the listener get
      It's going to be awfully        comfortable. On previous
 hard for you to take me              albums, Verlaine's lyrics were
 seriously now, isn't it? Try to,     either mainstream almost to
 anyway, because the meat of          the point of vapidity or dense
 the column approacheth.              to the point of undecipherabili-
 Ahem.
      Buckaroo's nomination for
                                      ty; on Cover, each chorus both
                                      summarizes· and encompasses
                                      the content of the verses, and
                                                                                            are encouraged, at Logicon.
 Best Album of 1984: Cover, by
 Tom Verlaine.                        the      result    is    simple,
                                                                                         Your career should take advantage of your education and creativity and
      Don't worry - you're not        memorable,       yet powerful                      allow you to look beyond the easy answer to explore and challenge your
 alone. It's truly a pity, but         songs. Cover in few ways con-                     imagination and ability.
 most people haven't heard of          forms to convention, but it is                       Logicon is the industry pacesetter in systems and software engineering,
 Tom Verlaine. Let me in-              so perfectly realized that it                     and as such, we can offer engineers, programmers, analysts, systems
 troduce you, then.                    singlehandedly creates a new                      engineers and operations analysts unparalleled career opportunity
                                       convention.                                       and challenges.
      Until 1976, Tom Verlaine,                                                              Our diverse range of government contracts allows you to put your talents
 who took his stage name from              The average listener doesn't                  at center stage and develop original solutions as an integral part of the en-
 the French symboliste poet            care for theoretical b.s., I                      tire creative process. You'll work in a small team that's in direct contact
 Paul Verlaine, was himself a          realize; the average listener                     with management so your efforts will be seen, recognized and r~warded.
 poet; that's no metaphor - he         wants to know if there are any
  wrote poetry. In that year he        good songs. "Yes" is my                           Visit with our representatives:
 formed the band Television            answer, and emphatically.                         Wednesday, January 16, 1985
 with Richard Lloyd, Billy Ficca       "Five Miles of You" - the
 (now leading the Waitresses),         album opener and the second                           Logicon offers top working conditions in a modern II-story building
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 sion played CBGB's in New             Would Die For U":                                  Massachusetts, and Washington, D.C.
  York, and like CBGB's other            I've been walkin'                                     We're looking forward to meeting with you. But if you are unable to
  stars, Talking Heads, Blondie,         Till it ain't true                                  attend, please send a resume or letter detailing your experience and career
  and the Ramones, got ·the              I've been walkin'                                   desires to:                             '
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  Marquee Moon, unfortunately         its resigned yet regretful blues
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 Adventurer- before the band
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  Verlaine - Television's lead
                                      presents the answer to General
                                      Public's question, "Where's the
                                      tenderness?" Side Two is more
                                      experimental, leading off with
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                                                                                                                                       More ASCIT                        day, Jan. 22, at 5:00 pm.
By-Laws Changes Proposed                                                                                                                   If Amendment Two on
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                                                                                                                                                                         will occur on the Monday im-
                                                                                                                                                                         mediately following the close
   The ASCIT EXCOMM and            Under the current system, after                        am the second Wednesday of second            the President and Treasurer of    of nominations for that office.
             .
Board of DIrectors have ap-           ectlOns, t h e new BOD" m-
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B"THE                 CALIFORNIA TECH/FRIDAY, JANUARY 11,1985




                                             SURF's Up                                      Letter-Writing                                Model UN                                    Caltech Bridge Clu~
 Material for the announce-                      1985 SURF applications are                     There will be a letter-writing                Attention: anyone in-                       Bridge Club meets at 7:00
 ment section of the Califor-                available in the SURF office,                  session to help Soviet Jewry,                 terested in attending the Model             pm on Mondays in the Red
 nia Tech must be submitted                  Room 3 Dabney Hall. A                          along with a deli dinner for par-             UN this year should attend our              Door Cafe, Winnett Center.
 typed on or with the An-                    notebook containing proposed                   ticipants, on Sunday, Jan. 13 at              first meeting, which will be                Beginners and experts welcome.
 nouncement Form available                   SURF projects is also available                5:30 pm in the Red Door Cafe,                 held at 8:00 pm in Winnett                  We play duplicate and rubber
 at the Tech office by the                   for students to look at in the                 Winnett Center. $3 for the deli               Clubroom 1 on Wednesday,                    bridge.
 Tuesday before the Friday                   SURF office. If you have ques-                 dinner. Writing materials pro-                January 16. If you can't come
 of publication.                             tions, please contact Carolyn                  vided by Hillel.                              please contact Mark McDonald                Student Shop Meets
                                             Merkel (101-40, Room 3                                                                       at 223 Ruddock, x3776 or                        The Caltech Student Shop
                                             Dabney, x3675) or a member of                  BEM Time Change                               Tracy Peterson at 793-9906.                 will meet Saturday at 1:00 pm
Hey, Seniors!                                the SURF Administrative Com-         BEM       1OOb - Business                                                                           in    the   shop (Winnett
                                             mittee.                           Economics and Management,                                  Teach Science                               basement). All' old and new
    Remember that letter you                                                   taught by Steven LeRoy, will                                    The Caltech Chapter of                 members must attend to get se-
got from the Big T editors near               Seminar Notice                   now be taught on MWF from                                  Sigma Xi is looking for people              cond term keys. General main-
the end of last term, warning                     Professor Wang Yu-Yun 10-11 pm in Baxter 25.                                            to get invloved in a project to             tainance and cleanup will also
you about senior pictures?                   from the Institute of Systems                                                                expand the science program in a             be performed. For more infor-
Well, we weren't kidding.                    Science, Academia Sinica, Bei- Newman Club                                                   local private elementary school.            mation call Craig Zupke at
    The deadline for senior pic-             jing, will be giving a seminar       Caltech students are invited                                 Participants will invent,              578-9768.
tures is Februrary 1. Period.                 here on Thursday, January 17th to join the Catholic Student                                 prepare, and demonstrate
For anything turned in after                 at 4:00 pm in Baxter 125. The Newman Club for discussions                                    science experiments to 3-6                   PA 15 Meeting
that, we make no guarantee                   topic of the seminar will be of contemporary faith and                                       graders, which would involve a                 There will be a meeting of
that it will even be in the year-            "Resource Allocation in the scripture study, Tuesdays and                                    total time commitment, in-                  the P A 15 class, which is the
book. Submit your black and                   Development of the Yellow Thursdays at 12 noon,                                             cluding classroom time and                  student newspaper, at 12:15
white print (no negatives) with               River Basin."                    Pasadena City College Building                             preparation, of approximately               pm Friday, in 127 Baxter.
your name, hometown, and                                                       C, Classroom 333. For further
option to "Big T", 107-51, or                 C-L-A-G-S                        information, call Fr. Peter
                                                                                                                                          10 hours over a 2-3 week period.
                                                                                                                                                                                       OWC Brown Bags
                                                  The Caltech Lesbian and Canavan at (213) 661-4323.                                           Sigma Xi will pay a stipend
drop it off with Glen                                                                                                                     for teaching associates and can                 The second of three owe
Crawford, 242 Ru.                             Gay Society will have its first                                                                                                          (Organization for Women at
                                              meeting of this term at 2:00 on Skiers!                                                     give some support in planning,
                                                                                                                                                                                       Caltech) noon Brown Bag
                                             Sunday in 210 Baxter. We will        The Caltech Ski Team will                               etc.
 TYPEINGfWORD PROCESSING                                                                                                                       Those interested should                 Seminars will be Wednesday,
                                             discuss designs for the CLAGS have a meeting at 10 pm ,                                                                                   January 16 in Winnett Lounge.
 Special Rates: Students & Faculty           T-shirts and plan this term's ac- Mon. in the Y Lounge. We'll                                please contact Carolyn Merkel,
                                                                                                                                          x4285, 03 Dabney Hall,                          Psychotherapist Madeline
 We cover all needs and will meet             tivities. Everyone is welcome to be discussing upcoming races,                                                                           Mark will speak on "Stress and
                                                                               lodging, practices, and letter                             101-40.
 your deadlines.                             attend.                                                                                                                                   Substance abuse." The meetings
                                                                               requirements. All racers and                               Chamber Concert
 818-790-4150-·KarenIDorothy                   Great White North               others who are interested in                                   There will be a free chamber
                                                                                                                                                                                       are free and open to everyone.
                                                   Any undergraduate in- skiing or vacating for a                                                                                          On January 23, Madeline
                                                                                                                                          music concert on January 20 at
                                              terested in attending a con- weekend or two during second                                                                                Mark will give the third
                                                                                                                                          8:00 pm in Dabney Hall
       CLASSIFIED                             ference on "Canada and the or third term should attend.                                     Lounge. This concert is spon-
                                                                                                                                                                                       seminar, on the subject of
                                              United States" at the Air Force Contact Mickey at 356-9111 or                                                                            "Divorce and Single Parenting".
                                                                                                                                          sored by the Office of Student
HELP WANTED-                                  Academy in Colorado Springs, Dan at x6274.                                                  Affairs, and features Caltech                Career Seminars
                                              Colorado, March 5-9, 1985,                                                                  students performing a wide
NEED CASH? Earn $500 + each                   should come ot the Dean's Of- Problem Solvers
                                                                                                                                                                                  On Campus Recruiting-On
school year, part-time (flexible)                                                                                                         variety of chamber music for        Monday, January 14th, 3 to 4
                                              fice no later .than Monday,          The problem solving                                    strings, wind, brass, harp-
hours each week placing and fill-             January 14 (102 Parsons- seminar will resume this Friday,                                                                       pm, Winnett Clubroom 1.
ing posters on campus. Serious                                                                                                            sichord and piano, by Handel,       Overview of the recruiting pro-
workers only; we give recommen-
                                              Gates). All expenses will be January 11 at 4 pm in 469                                      Telemann, Beethoven, Ibert,
                                              paid.                                                                                                                           cess at Caltech.
dations. 1-800-243-6679.                                                        Lauritsen. The diophantine                                and Martinu.                            Assertive Interview-On
                                                                               equation l!2! ... m! =n! and
WORK YOUR OWN HOURS. Earn
                                              Summer Recruiting the problem of moving a string                                            Universe On VHS
                                                                                                                                                                              Tuesday, January 15th, 4 to 6
                                                  There are several companies on a surface with friction will be                                                              pm, Winnett Clubroom 1. The
extra money. Call Cathy Estrada                                                                                                               Videotapes of several pro- ~ assertive interview and inter·
at (818) 449-3244.                            coming on campus to recruit discussed.
                                              summer employees. If you'd Guitar Classes                                                   grams from The Mechanical viewing techniques.
                                              like more information, please                                                               Universe, Caltech's physics             For more information, call
 HOUSING-                                                                         Caltech offers guitar classes                           course for television, are now x6361 or come by the Career
                                              drop by the Career Develop-
 FOR RENT Clean         one bedroom           ment Center, Room 8, Parsons-    with classical guitarist Darryl                            complete and available for Development Center, 08
 apartment with         garage. Five         Gates or call x6361.              Denning on Tuesdays in the                                 viewing in Millikan.                Parsons-Gates.
 minutes by car        from Caltech.                                           Fleming Music Room starting                                    The cassettes are available at
 $480 per month.       Call 797-0845          Fluid Talk                       January 15. The classes are free                           the Reserve Desk on the first Enterprise Forum
 evenings.                                        There will be a portion of to Caltech students,and                                      floor of Millikan, and equip-
                                             the "Perspectives In Fluid undergraduates can receive 2                                      ment for viewing them is                Caltech alumnus David
 FREE APARTMENT Quiet apt. of-               Mechanics" symposium which units of academic credit. The                                     available in the Millikan reading Strand, President of Dynamic
                                                                                                                                          room.                               Solutions Corporation, will be
 fered to share in exchange for              is open to the public, starting schedule is as follows:
                                                                                                                                                                              the featured presenter at the
 helping an active paralyzed                 at 9:00 am on Saturday, Beginning guitar 4:30-5:30 pm
 teacher. 1 block west of Caltech            January 12, in Ramo. Com- Intermediate guitar 3:30-4:30 pm                                    Free Spirit                        Caltech/MIT Enterprise Forum
 wi own bedroom and bath. Ideal              plete information may be ob- Advanced guitar 5:30-6:30 pm                                        "Authority, Autonomy & a on Tuesday, January 15, 6 to 9
 for person who spends most                  tained from' Donald Coles at         For further information call                            Free Spirit" will be the first of a pm in Baxter Hall. The presen-
 evenings working at home.                   x4483.                            Mr. Denning at (213) 465-0881.                             series of talks by Jonathan tation will center on an analysis
 Reliable, friendly person sought,                                                                                                        Orner-Man. The talks will be of DSC's business plan. It
 prefer grad student, non-smoker.                                                                                                         Tuesdays, January 15, 22 and begins at 7 pm in Baxter Hall.
  Inquire at 449-8928.                                                                                                                    29 in Winnett Lounge, Reduced fee for Caltech
                                                             $10,000 CASH OFFERED                                                         4:30-6:00 pm. Sponsored by students with ID Brennan at
                                                                                                                                                                              call Margaret
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