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  Volume 34, Number 17                                                     Marist College, Poughkeepsle, N.Y.                                                                  April 14, 1988



 by Steven Murray
                                             to receive Marist honor
                                          Howard K. Smith, Douglas Ed-            broadcast journalism today who will begin at 11:45 a.m. The cost
                                          wards and David Brinkley.               better exemplifies the spirit, ambi- of the lunch is $70 per plate.
    Marist College will present the         The committee that selected           tion and humanity of Lowell             Reasoner, the winner of three
 1988 Lowell Thomas Award to             • Reasoner comprises Dr. Anthony         Thomas than Harry Reasoner," Emmys including one as "News
 Harry Reasoner, CBS news cor-            Cernera, vice president for college     Cernera said. "Marist College is Broadcaster ofthe Year," has been
 respondent and co-editor of the          advancement, Lowell Thomas Jr.          very pleased to be honoring a man honored with such awards as the
 news program "60 Minutes," at            and Gerald Dickler — an attorney        of his stature in 1988."             Overseas Press Club of America
 the Helmsley Palace in New York          and friend of Thomas.                      About 150 guests are expected to award for the best television
 City on Thursday, April 28.                "There is no one working in           attend the award luncheon which documentary of foreign affairs and
    The award is given to an outstan-                                                                                  a Peabody Award for outstanding
 ding individual in the communica-                                                                                     contributions to television news.
 tions industry whose life and work
 reflect the the high standards of the
 late broadcaster Lowell Thomas^
                                         Wfce other Thomas award                                                          After 14 years with CBS,
                                                                                                                       Reasoner left in 1970 to become an-
                                                                                                                       chorman of the "ABC Evening
                                         ;fby':lbe Martin                                                              News" where he served as chief
    Marist will also present the
 Alumni Communication Arts In-                                                                                         correspondent in Peking for Presi-
 ternship Achievement Award to           ^.-Vhite Marist has been giving the Lowell Thomas Award to in-                dent Nixon's trip to China. He also
 Janet Huber, who graduated              fc dmduals in the communications industry since 1983, another orgaru'za- co-anchored              election-night
 Marist in 1982. This award is given     '.:.tfbri has been giving a Lowell Thomas Award'to some of the same           coverage of the 1972, 1974 and
                                         ^individuals since the mid-1970s. •                                                                                       Harry Reasoner. (Photo
 to a Marist graduate who has^made                                                                                     1976 Presidential elections as well       courtesy of Marist Public Infor-
 significant progress in communica-      [V The International Platform Association in Winnetka, 111., presents         as the inaugurations of 1973 and
                                          • a silver bowl in honor of Lowell Thomas to its choice of the outstan-                                                mation Office)
 tions field.                                                                                                           1977.
     Reasoner, who began his career      •.;4irig electronic journalist of the year, according to Luvie Owens, the        Reasoner returned to CBS in               Born April 17, 1923, in Dakota
  in journalism in 1942, will be the      -executive director of the I PA. •                                            1978 as correspondent and co-             City, Iowa, Reasoner attended
 sixth recipient of the Thomas                  In a recent telephone interview, Owens said that she was unaware       editor of "60 Minutes," which he           Stanford University and the
  award which was established in          , of Marist's award, which was created by a committee headed by Dr.          and Mike Wallace originally co-            University of Minnesota before
   1983. Past recipients include Eric    . John Lahey, then the vice president for college advancement, and            edited when the show premiered in                     Continued on page 2
  Sevareid, Walter Cronkite,                      ...'.•.             -                     Continued on page '2        1968.


 2nd electioA Officer's murder spurs friend into action
 required                                by Chris Landry
                                            As Bill Cordo walked out of St.
 after error                             James Catholic Church in Seaford,
                                         N.Y., the dreary February weather
  by Mary Strieker                       added to a somber mood. The
                                         crowd stood six deep along eight ci-
      Results of the Council of Stu-     ty blocks as it watched the green,
   dent Leaders and Council of           blue and white flag-draped coffin
   Class Officers elections have          of rookie Police Officer Edward
   been tabulated following a con-       Byrne proceed from the church's
   troversial second election that       steps.
   was held last week.                      Gordo's godparents — Byrne's
      Two hundred and thirty-nine        mother and father — gripped each
   students voted in the second          other as their son was put in the
   election, which is about 8 per-*       hearse. Some 10,000 lawmen com-
   cent of the student body.             ing from as far as Texas saluted as
      Suspicions of outsiders            the string of cars moved away. The
   handling the ballot box, poor         22-year-old Byrne was slain Feb. 26
. election, planning and cam-            while guarding the home of a
   paigning violations were said to      Queens man who had testified
   have caused the. need of a se-        against cocaine dealers in his
   cond election. 'C.'-.' "'•''.         neighborhood.
 ' : "Someone went into the stu-            Cordo, his godparents, family
 • dent government office and saw        and. thousands of others did not
   someone near the ballot box,"         merely mourn the loss of a young
   said Jeff Ferony; student body        cop. His death has become an
   president. "They told us about        angry cry against the overpowering
   it after the election."               drug problem in New York City
      Although this was one              and in the United States.
   reason, other problems also              Cordo, a Marist sophomore
   arose.                                from Oyster Bay, N.Y., says he
      The first election's ballots       hopes the Marist community will
   were voting for the Commuter          not forget Byrne and will recognize
                                         that his death symbolizes the drug                 Following the shooting death of rookie police officer Edward Byrne, his parents mourned
   Union president and the com-
   muters were voting for Resident       problem that faces the nation in the             the loss loss of their son at his funeral in March.
   Student Council President.            future.
                                            "Through Eddie's death I grew         silently coasted alongside of          to kill a cop, then what makes you      to anger. He became angry at the
   Also, the polls were not open                                                                                         think you're safe?^' Cordo said in
   for a full day in Donnelly Hall       up a lot," Cordo said. "1 never          Byrne's police car across from Ar-                                             police for having only one man
                                         cared about any social problems          june's house at 107th Avenue and       a recent interview. Police have said    protecting the house. Then his rage
   resulting in a voter turnout of                                                                                       drug dealers were trying to send an
   only 144.                             before."                                 In wood Street in South Jamaica.                                               turned to the murderers.
                                            Officer Byrne of Massapequa,          Five gunshots were fired into the      intimidating message to police.            Later, Cordo's anger gave way
      There were also complaints of                                               left side of Byrne's head.                Even though Cordo had not            to reason. "1 realized there was
   candidates campaigning on elec-       LI., joined the 103rd Precinct in
                                         Queens Feb. 8. He guarded the               Since then four men have been       seriously talked to Byrne in three      more to it than the police and a few
   tion day buf no one appealed to                                                arrested on March 3 and 4 for          years, the two families always keep     drug pushers," Cordo said. "The
   the judicial board about this         home of a key witness in South
                                         Jamaica, Queens. The witness,            Byrne's murder, and all have           in touch, even though they're not       police did what they could — there
   problem, said Ferony.                                                          pleaded not guilty. A trial date has   related.                                are a lot of people behind the
      Nine of the 18 candidates ran      identified only as "Arjune," has
                                         given police information leading to      not been set. Police said that two        "I didn't see him all the time but   problem."
   unopposed and four positions                                                   Queens drug dealers, Lorenzo "Fat      I always knew what was going on            "Operation Queens" enacted
   have not been filled but, for         several arrests related to the sale of
                                         crack, the powerful cocaine              Cat" Nichols and Howard "Pap-          in his life," Cordo said.               last October by New York City
   some of the candidates com-                                                    py" Mason, who are now in Bikers          Because Byrne's body was vir-        police had convicted more than 150
   peting for offices, the second        derivative.
                                            Two fire bombings last                Island prison, are suspected of        tually mutilated only a picture         drug-related cases by Feb. 29. Bui
   election meant a quickly lost                                                  ordering the assassination of          stood on top of his casket at the       820 cases are still unresolved. The
   victory or a change of heart.         November on Arjune's house forc-
                                         ed direct police protection.             Byrne.                                 wake. It was that experience, Cor-      growth of crack started three years
      Kelli Martin won the position         Around 3:30 a.m. a brown car             "If drug dealers are not afraid     do said, that changed his distress
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                                                                                      Editor's Note: After Class will list the details of on- and off-campus events, such as lectures, meetings                                                                                                                                                                    A1
        After Class                                                                 and concerts. Send information to Michael Kinane, c/'o The Circle, Box 859, or call 471-6051 after
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ners to pick best of show
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  u
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            sharpton
                  Lectures                        at 7:30 p.m. "Night of the Shooting Stars,"
                                                  the story of a group of Tuscan villagers just
                                                                                                               Spring Formal
                                                                                                     CUB is sponsoring the Spring Formal
                                                                                                                                                                     Taylor Dane
                                                                                                                                                        Taylor Dane will perform her hit single                                                                                                                                                                    makes stop
         Relaxation Techniques
   A discussion entitled "Relaxation
 Techniques/Stress Management" is
                                                  days before their liberation by American
                                                  soldiers during World War II, will be shown
                                                  in D245 Saturday and Sunday nights
                                                                                                   tomorrow night at 9 p.m. Admission is $3.

                                                                                                               Henry Lee Summer
                                                                                                                                                     "Tell it to my Heart" as well as other songs
                                                                                                                                                     Saturday night at The Chance. For more
                                                                                                                                                     information about this 9 p.m. show, call The
                                                                                                                                                                                                       by Joseph O'Brien                                                                                                                                           at Marist
 scheduled for today at 3 p.m. in the Byrne       beginning at 7:30 p.m. Admission for all           Henry Lee Summer, who has a hit single          Chance at 452-1233.                               The Marist Fashion Show will be
 Residence. The lecture is being sponsored        shows is free.                                                                                                                                    held next Thursday at the Wyn-                                                                                                                                 by Beth-Kathleen McCauley
                                                                                                   with " I Wish I had a Girl Who Walked Like
 by the Counseling Office.                                                                         That," will perform at The Chance tomor-                      WWF Wresting                       dham Hotel, in Poughkeepsie.
                                                                                                                                                       The World Wrestling Federation returns
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Civil rights activist, Rev. Al
                                                                                                   row night at 8 p.m. For more information,                                                            The show will feature the                                                                                                                            Sharpton paid a somewhat surprise <
              Entertainment                                      Barry Drake                       call The Chance-at 452-1233.                      to Poughkeepsie on Thursday, April 21 at         original outfits from 14 Marist
                                                    Tonight in the River Room, guitarist                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     visit to Marist College last Satur- ,
                                                                                                                                                     the Mid-Hudson Civic Center. Matches in-         fashion majors, with four "silver                                                                                                                      day when he attended the Black
                  Willy Wonka                     Barry Drake will present a lecture entitled                Cafferty in McCann                      clude The Killer Bees versus The                 needle awards" being presented for
    The Marist College Council on Theater         "The 60's: When the Music Mattered."                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Student Union cultural dinner
                                                                                                      Saturday night in the McCann Recrea-           Bolsheviks. For more information, call the       outstanding work.                                                                                                                                      dance.
  Arts will continue to perform "Willy Wonka"     This College Union Board sponsored event         tion Center, John Cafferty and the Beaver         Civic Center at 454-3388.
  today through Sunday in the Theater. The        begins at 9:30 p.m. and admission is $1.                                                                                                             Silver Needle Awards were                                                                                                                              * "He said he came to show sup-
                                                                                                   Brown Band will perform. The concert,                                                            created last year by Carmine                                                                                                                             port of black organizations in the
  shows open to the Marist community begin        On Saturday night, Drake will perform in         sponsored by CUB, will begin at 8 p.m. Ad-
  at 8 p.m. today, tomorrow and Saturday          the Leo Hall Stone Lounge at 10 p.m. Ad-                                                                                                          Porcelli, fashion director at Marist.                                                                                                                    college community," said Gilbert .
  and at 2 p.m. on Sunday.                        mission is free.
                                                                                                   mission is $3 with Marist Identification.                         Auditions                      The awards, which will be an-                                                                                                                            Thomas, BSU- treasurer. "The "
                                                                                                                                                                                                    nounced prior to the event, will                                                                                                                         dance was open to the public and
                 Foreign Films                                                                                                                                                                      honor the best designs for each of                                                                                                                       he is afforded the same right as
    Two foreign films will be shown on cam-                       Skid Row                                      Dixieland Dukes                                      City Lights                    the four fashion seasons: spring,                                                                                                                        anyone else. He is also a friend of
  pus this week. "La Historic Oficial," the          Heavy metal music will be the featured          "The Dukes of Dixieland" will bring the           Entries for the third annual one-act.play     summer, fall and resort.                                                                                                                                mine."                               "
  story of a sheltered wife who discovers that    attraction when Skid Row hits the stage at      spirit of New Orleans to the Bardavon 1869        contest, sponsored by the City Lights
                                                  The Chance in Poughkeepsie tonight at 8
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Judging, the event will be                                                                                                                              Sharpton called the home of
  her adopted daughter may have been                                                              Opera House Saturday Night at 8 p.m. For          Theater Group, are being accepted               designers Bill Blass, Mary McFad-                                                                                                                        Lateef Islam, a member of the BSU
  stolen from her family, will be shown in        p.m. For ticket information, call the The       further ticket information, call the Bardavon     through April 18. For more information, call
                                                                                                                                                                                                    den, Marc Jacobs and Oscar de la                                                                                                                         who is transition .supervisor < for
  Donnelly 245 tonight and tomorrow night         Chance at 452-1233.                             at 473-2072.                                      462-5228 or 297-5554.                                                                                                                                                                                    special academic" programs' at .
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Renta, who have been consulting
                                                                                                                                                                                                    with the students throughout the                                                                                                                         Marist, Friday-evening to say he •
 Reasoner                                                                                                                                                                                           year. All but de la Renta will be
                                                                                                                                                                                                    present April 21.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             would attend the dinner, said '
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Islam..
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                "He"made it very plain he wasn't
 Continued from page 1                                                                                                                                                                                  Porcelli said he expects a good                                                                                                                      there to be controversial or make .'
                                                                                                                                                                                                     turn out from others in the fashion
 joining the Minneapolis Times in
  1942. After serving in World War
  II, he worked for several years in
                                             STUDENT WORKER                                                                                                                                         industry, which will help the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    program.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             any speeches. He just came for the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             entertainment," said Islam. Accor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ding to Islam, Sharpton was invited
  radio and TV before joining CBS
  in 1956.
     Huber, who won the CBS
                                                NEEDED!!!                                                                    Waiter - Waitress                                                          "The show should give us the
                                                                                                                                                                                                    validation as a viable fashion pro-
                                                                                                                                                                                                    gram. We are a school producing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          A Marist fashion student makes final preparations for the annual fashion show next week.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             by students.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Students who attended the dance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             expressed mixed viewpoints on the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (Photo by Bob Davis)
  Broadcasting Fellowship as an
  outstanding incoming journalism
  student, is currently working as a
  producer for the midwestern
                                           CLERICAL STUDENT FOR INFO. CENTER
                                           — Must be familiar with Waterloo Script on
                                                                                                                                 Wanted                                                             new talent for the fashion in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                    dustry," Porcelli said. "Two or
                                                                                                                                                                                                    three years ago the industry wasn't
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             been working with the students to accommodate the growth of the though ticket sales to the show as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             since thefirststages of the projects fashion program said Susan De well as an invitation black tie din-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and Porcelli said they are pleased Kray, director of public relations at ner afterwards.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             presence of Sharpton, who has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              most recently gained notariety as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the spokesperson for alleged sexual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             abuse victim Tawana Brawlcy.
                                                                                                                                                                                                    aware of the talent at Marist."

                                                                                                                                 Patio Cafe
  bureau of ABC News.                       MUSIC.                                                                                                                                                                                           with the results.                    Marist.                                Tickets are still available through . "At first I was kind of upset,"
     She is also working as a freelance                                                                                                                                                                 The anticipated turnout from the         "Bill Blass has just seen work      "We are trying to elevate the the fashion department and at the said an alumni member. of the
                                           — Knowledge of GML and Waterloo on CMS                                                                                                                    industry should be helpful to in-        from Parsons (School of Design) show into a gala community Marist office of public relations. BSU, who did not want to be iden-
 writer for newspapers and working
 on video projects for the state            helpful, but not required.                                                                                                                               dividual students as well, according                                                                                                                    tified. "I don't think he is helping
 Parks and Historical Department
 in Missouri.
                                           — MUST WORK OVER THE SUMMER.
                                                                                                                            Full-time — Part-time
                                                                                                                                                                                                     to Porcelli.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        "The show will expose students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                "The evening is going to be a very social event                                                               the black cause any and I don't like
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              the way he is going about things.
    Kathleen Sullivan, co-anchor of                Contact the Computer Center                                                                                                                       to the talent in the audience, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             as well as a showcase for the students work/'                                                                    The last thing I wanted to sec (at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              the dance) was anything to do with
 "CBS This Morning," will host the                                                                                                                                                                  expose them to the right people
 ceremony which will be attended by
 Dan Rather, Morley Safer, Charles
 Osgood, Mike Wallace, Ed
                                                 receptionist for more information
                                                         and an application.                                                                 452-3022                                               who are looking for young talent,"
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Porcelli said. "It could be a step-
                                                                                                                                                                                                       ing stone for a career."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and F.l.T.(Fashion Institute of event," De Kray said. "The even- General admission tickets are $25
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              politic!*."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 "He just came to eat and dance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Technology) and said he found ing is going to be a very social event and one hundred student tickets and then left," said Charles' Flem-
  Bradley, and other CBS senior                                                                                                                                                                         The outfits being presented have     Marist's work to be far more as well as a showcase for the have been set aside for $5 each                        ing, a senior -wVio was disc jockey
  executives. . *                                                                                                                                                                                    been in the making -.since              superior," Porcelli said.             students' work."                       Tickets for the dress rehearsal, ' for the event."* As. lpng-asAw didnH •.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              •
                                                                                                                                                                                                     September, "with each student          ; The show was moved from the            The anticipated budget for the which will be held at 1 p.m. Thurs- come to cause any troubJe^be^a&t
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Marist theater, where* it was held night is $22,000. According to De day, will be available at the door
 Thomas                                                                                                                                                                                              designing and constructing an out-
                                                                                                                                                                                                     fit for each season^ The judges have    last year, to the Wyndham' Hotel Kray, $12,000 will be earned for $3.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Continued on page 18

 Continued from page I
 including the Communication Arts
 Advisory Council.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Debaters in top 10
      Owens said that Thomas created
  the award himself when he was
  president of the IPA and each year       -<t                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             at national tourney
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           by Tim Bcsser                           State, and the second place team,
  chose someone to receive it. After                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               from Pensacola, Fla. However,
   his death in 1981, only a few
   months after giving the commence-
   ment address at Marist's gradua-
   tion ceremony, a committee was
                                           1MARIST ABROAD PROGRAMS*                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           The Marist novice debate team
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           of Tom Ncsbitt and Vanessa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Codorniu finished third in the na-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           tional championships held at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ball State had five more speaker
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   points and Pensacola had two
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   more. Teams can earn up to 60
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   speaker points each round.
   formed to decide on the recipient                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Air Force Academy in Colorado              The varsity team of Mike
   each year.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Buckley and Tony Capo/zolo also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Springs, Colo., Easter weekend.
      Robert Norman, director of in-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          The varsity squad finished the       won four out of eight debates. This
   ternships for communication arts,                                             Deadline Announcement for                                                                                                                                                                                                                 season ranked ninth after the           was their poorest showing of the
   was involved in establishing                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            championships. The junior varsity       year, according to Springston.
   Marist's award but, at the time, did                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    team finished fifth in its champion-       "They had a rough time." said
   not know that another Lowell                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ships held last month, making           Springston. "It is the worst they
   Thomas award existed. Norman


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Maris! the only college or univer-      have clone all year. They won al!
   said that he discovered later about                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sity in the country with all three of   the judges from the regions we
   the award given by the IPA.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     went to, but lost the others."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           its teams ranked in the top 10, said
      Lowell Thomas Jr. was asked                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          James Springston, director of              Springston attributed that to the
   for permission for the school to use                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    debate.                                 fact that judges in different regions
   his father's name for the award, ac-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "To have made nine in the third      look for different things. Since
  cording to Norman.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       year is unbelievable," said             Marist had not traveled to the other
      "When the award was research-                                                                             at                                                                                                                                                                                                         Springston. "It easily compares to      regions, they really did not know
  ed, there was no mention of a                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            making the Final Four (in College       what to expect.
   Lowell Thomas award available,"                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          BaskeTbalK The top 10 is                  There were 234 teams at the na-



•
   Norman said.
      Eric Sevareid of CBS was the
   first person to recieve The Lowell
  Thomas Award from Marist in
* 1983. He was also one of the first
  persons to recieve The Lowell
                                                                                 OXFORD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    everyone's goal."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Nesbitt and Cordoniu won four
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           out of eight debates, the same
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            record as the winners, from Ball
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   tionals. The varsity and novice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   teams compete against the same
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   teams, but are then separated for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the       final     standincs.

  Thomas award from the IPA in the
                                                                                                       July 1988
  mid-1970s. Others who have reciev-
  ed both, include Howard K. Smith
  and Harry Reasoner, who will be
  this year's recipient of Marist's
                                                                                                                                                                                                    John Cafferty and band to headline Spring Fling '88
  award.
                                                                                         All interested students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             on the soundtrack including "On        be more concerts next year."           day in McCann. Tomorrow the
      IPA President Jack Anderson, a                                                                                                                                                                 by Shelley Smith                                                                                                      sound equipment will be brought
  newspaper and television in-                                                                                                                                                                                                               the Dark Side" and "Tender                "Spring Fling" will kick-off with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           in, and on Saturday the band's-
  vestigative reporter, will present the                           must contact the Marist Abroad Office D223                                                                             um)\
                                                                                                                                                                                                       John Cafferty and the Beaver          Years."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               The concert will only be open to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    a semi-formal Friday night. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wesley Rogers Band will play           equipment will be moved in.
  IPA's award during a speaker con-                                                                                                                                                                  Brown Band will play in the
  vention at the Mayflower Hotel in                                                                                                                                                                  MpCajtij Center on Saturday at 8        Marist students and their guests,      Saturday at 1 p.m. outside of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              "It's going to be a great concert,
  Washington. Marist will hold its
  presentation at a banquet at the
  Helmsley Palace in New York City.
      Although there are two Lowell
                                                                        BEFORE APRIL 17                                                                                                              p.m. as part of "Spring Fling," an
                                                                                                                                                                                                     event sponsored by College Union
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Board,
                                                                                                                                                                                                       f he;band, which released a new
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             who must be registered with hous-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ing. Tickets cost S3 and will go on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             sale Saturday at 1 p.m. at the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             McCann Center according to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    McCann followed by Barry Drake,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    a guitarist. At 4:30 p.m. a barbecue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    is planned and at 7:30 p.m. the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    doors will open for the John Caf-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ferty and the Beaver Brown Band
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           it's going to be a lot of fun," said
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Doldo, who says he has worked
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           many long days and made hun-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           dreds of phone calls to make this
  Thomas awards, Norman said that                                                                                                                                                                    album this week, has two other          Frank Doldo, president of CUB.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    show.                                  concert a reality.
  most of the people who recieved                                                                                                                                                                    albums entitled "Tough All Over,"          "The students wanted a name
  Marist's Lowell Thomas Award                                                                                                                                                                       and VEddie and the Cruisers:            band and now they have it," said
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Doldo. "This is a stepping stone          "Everything is top of the line         "People always said they wanted
  knew Thomas and that it is ap-                                                                                                                                                                     Original Motion Picture Sound-                                                                                        a concert here but they really don't
  propriate for them to be honored                                                                                                                                                                   track" which was released in 1983       for next year. If this turns out to    stuff," said Doldo, referring to the                                             John Cafferty (Photo by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             be a success in the way that we have   professional stage being brought in    realize how tough it is to put on a      Dave Gahr)
  in his name.                                                                                                                                                                                       and sold.almost 2 million copies.                                                                                     concert,"      said     Doldo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Cafferty wrote six original songs     no major problems, then there will    from Albany that will be set up to-
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              Down in                                                                  set                                                                                                                                         make the best                                                                                                    HEY KIDS!
              front                           by Ellen Ballou
                                      ', WMCR is^hb.lding'off installa-
                                        tion of the transmitter purchased
                                                                                       president of the National Associa-
                                                                                       tion of Broadcasting. *
                                                                                          In a telephone interview with
                                                                                       William Jari Gay of Audio Services
                                                                                                                                is broadcasting over _ the cable budget increase, for this: purpose.
                                                                                                                                system.      . * >  ,
                                                                                                                                 , WMCR staff members were not amplifier have been made aVyet.
                                                                                                                                aware of the 1980 ruling, according
                                                                                                                                                                    No plans ..for-the purchase -bf^tn
                                                                                                                                                                      "It's a long process," said
                                                                                                                                                                                                1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       of life in tight rooms                  Sheahan resident. Then you get us-         "We try to accept as close as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                WANT SOMfc METAL?!
                                        last fall because of overlooked                                                         to Browne. "No one is to blame, Browne, "and I really can ! guess                       by Mark Miller
Slow death                              Federal Communication Commis-
                                                                                       of the FCC, stations with under
                                                                                       100 watts of power were becoming         it was simply overlooked."          how long it would take." ,.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ed to it and start to like it. Now I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          With three quarters of the se- don't want it to change. If the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       possible to the amount of housing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       space available," said Wood.             THEN CHECK OUT -
                                        sion regulations-prohibiting opera-            too numerous' and choking out               Browne said the equipment is not                                                    cond semester gone, Marist still has school asked me to move out right          "However, we cannot go under.
and new life                            tion of stations with under 100
                                        watts of power.
                                            The FCC posted a ruling in 1980
                                                                                       room for larger stations. Those
                                                                                       with low wattage transmitter* were
                                                                                                                                useless. However, an amplifier,       According to Gay, the first step
                                                                                                                                which exceeds the cost of the would be to apply for a construc-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 11 freshman "buildups" — rooms now 1 don't think 1 would."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       containing an extra resident.               Joseph is a member of the largest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Empty seats mean money. We
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       can't just withdraw money from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   METAL FLIGHT!
   By Ken Ho mm el                      prohibiting the issuing of new
                                                                                       asked to upgrade their stations to
                                                                                       Class A — which transmit with a
                                                                                                                                transmitter, would be needed to tion permit, authorizing the
                                                                                                                                boost.it to 100 watts.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Though the total has decreased freshman class in Marist history,             this community without affecting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the quality of life."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Thursdays 11 p.m. - 2 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                    building of station large enough to                since September, when 52 containing 809 students. According
                                        licenses to stations with" low wat-            minimum of 100 watts.                       WMCR staff members an- transmit at the higher wattageiand                           "buildups" existed, it is still greater to the Vice President for Admis-           "Living in one of these rooms is
                                        tage transmitters, according to                   The WMCR transmitter would            ticipate applying for an FCC then filing within 10 days for a                          than it was expected to be at this sions and Enrollment Planning,               not so bad," says Joseph, of the                           Featuring:
     After being won over by Dennis Kevin Browne, general manager,                     operate at about 10 watts of power       license, and have requested a license application.                                     time.                                   Harry Wood, Marist will not ac-         Bronx, "as long as you get along
  Quaid and Meg Ryan's perfor Avho spoke with David Paragoni,                          once installed. Presently the station                                                                                              In a Circle article this fall, Steve cept a larger classs than this year's   with your roommates like I do.                             •Metal News
  mances in "Innerspace" last sum-                                                                                                                                                                                    Sansola, director of housing, until more housing space is made                   Sure, sometimes it's an inconve-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  •Artist Features
  mer, I anticipated the remake of
  the 1949 "D.O.A." to be an adven-
  turous thriller with two new
                                               College tries new system                                                          -gftlW*'
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ed that by the spring semester available.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marist would be at normal oc-               This year, 2,529 students were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       nience but I got back $300 from it.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       It's really not that bad."        '                        •& the Nosedive of the week!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       cupancy levels, with no buildups on accepted, topping last year's 2,353.
  favorites. Even after having read
  Mike Clark's review in USA Today
                                              for add/drop next week                                                                           N E W Y O R K

                                                                                                                                              N E W JERSEY
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       campus.                                     Sansola compares the accepting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          As the, problem continues, process to overbooking an airplane
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Marist is looking to inconve-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        nience less by accepting less, accor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ding to Wood. This does not mean
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ALL FROM NEW ROCK 92

  which said the film was literally                                                                                                                                                                                    students have taken it in stride.        flight. Some will cancel. Some wjll
  ."dead on arrival," I kept an open " B e g i n n i n g    Monday, the
  mind. That's half-a-mind more add/drop procedure willbe chang-
                                                                                        ed the day scheduled for their class.
                                                                                           According to Ivankovic, the old
                                                                                                                                     P A R T Y LINE                                                                       "At first it was an inconve- stay. No one knows exactly what
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        "buildups" will not exist but,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        hopefully, there will be less.
                                                                                        add/drop system did not follow the             in 201. 212, 516, 718. 914 area, call                                           nience," said Jim Joseph, a will happen.
  than the directors had.                ed, allowing upperclassmen priori-
                                          ty in acquiring their classes, accor-         same priority system that the pre-                ,-90^999-TALK
    The premise, as in the 1949 film,
 is a terrific one. A man is poison-
ed and has 24 hours to find his
                                         ding to Judy Ivankovic, registrar.
                                             The change will call for juniors
                                         (students with more than 60 credits
                                                                                        registration period allowed. The
                                                                                        pre-registration process placed
                                                                                        students in classes based on their          Party Line for SINGLES
                                                                                                                                                               (8255)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        2 Catholic speakers to discuss                                                                                           ATTENTION ALL STUDENTS!!
 killer before he himself dies. The as of winter intersession) to go
directors, formerly of the short-
lived "Max Headroom" series,
begin the film with Quaid recoun-
                                         through add/drop on Tue., April
                                          19. Wednesday will be reserved for
                                         sophomores (30-59 credits), and
                                                                                        prerequisites and class year, while
                                                                                        add/drop worked on a first-come,
                                                                                        first-served basis.
                                                                                                                                    ,-9oo999-APPLE
                                                                                                                                                           (2775J
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        economics and social justice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       by Bill Johnson                          controversy because the bishops clothing, shelter, rest, medical care,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 •Would you like to reduce the costs of your educa-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tion for the next semester?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 •Would you like to gain valuable work experience?
                                                                                           "We felt it was a contradiction,                                                                                                                                                                                                                      •Would you like to provide needed social and educa-
ting the case in unglorious black-       Thursday for freshmen (0-29                    and we're attempting to make it             STaAe a &M« ofit/te tip afflUel                                                                                             addressed the nation's economy education and employment."
and-white. And, before you can credits). On Friday, there will be a                     better while living within the pro-                                                                                                                                     from a religious standpoint, accor-    Henriot, a Jesuit priest and              tional services to children and others in the
say "Usher, 1 want my money              cleanup day, for anyone who miss-
                                                                                                                                             75<t per minute-                                                             The United States Catholic ding to the Rev. Benedict political scientist, served as a con-                             community?
                                                                                        cess," she said.
back," the story unfolds into col-                                                                                                                                                                                     bishops' 1986 pastoral letter D'Alessandro, Marist College sultant during preparation of the                              Marist's Community Service Program is
or, but is crippled by numerous at-                                                                                                                                                                                    "Economic Justice for All: Social chaplain.                                   1983 Catholic Bishops' Pastoral
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 looking for students who will be able to
tempts at bizarre camera angles and
uncinemalic style. Notice I don't                                                        Seniors and Grad Students:                                                                                                    Teaching and the U.S. Economy,"             "They dealt with the economy Letter on War and Peace. Henriot
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      'will be the subject of a lecture on from gospel principles, not has taught at the University of San
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. in the Marist economic principles," D'Alessan- Francisco, Boston College and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 spend about ten hours per week next
even acknowledge the directors'                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  semester working with non-profit community
forgettable names.                                                                                                                                                                                                     College Theater.                         dro said. "A lot of people have said other schools and has participated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 organizations. In return, those students will




                                                                             MAKE
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Peter J. Henriot, director of the letter is against capitalism and in several United Nations World
   Quaid plays a college professor                                                                                                                                                                                     Center for Concern in Washington, for communism, but it really isn't. Conferences.                                        be able to earn up to $500 in tuition credits.
presumably a few years his senior                                                                                                                                                                                      D.C., and Michael Novak, direc- It calls for a more just alignment
and a stereotypical literary has-                                                                                                                                                                                      tor of Social and Political Studies of the economy and distribution of           Novak, a theologian, author and          If interested, please apply as soon as possi-
been, while Ryan plays a co-ed                                                                                                                                                                                         at the American Enterprise In- the goods that are available."                 diplomat, currently holds the               ble by calling either Philip Koshkin at Ex-
presumably a few years her junior                                                                                                                                                                                      stitute for Public Policy Research,         Without being specific, the Jewett Chair in Religion and Public               tension 201 or Deborah Bell at Extension
and even younger intellectually. It's                                                                                                                                                                                  also in Washington, will speak on bishops' letter prescribes an Policy at the American Enterprise
all a matter of realizing who has the                                                                                                                                                                                  "Equity and Efficiency: Commen- economic system that will stablize Institute and is a visiting professor                  516.
most to gain by killing Quaid and                                                                                                                                                                                      tary on the Catholic Bishops' the family and eradicate poverty. of American Studies at the Univer-
 watching what characters pop up                                                                                                                                                                                       Pastoral Letter on the Economy."            "AH members of society have a sity of Notre Dame. Novak has
 o ften' enoughr Quaid's Dr. Dexter                              .;-&-.^..v.                                                                                                                                              The letter, approved N o x . ; ; ! ^ • special obligation to.the poor and. written more than 20 books, \x\r             m ^ ! 1 - W t rfS^r-Tt'-fi^.
 Cornell rims around town like an                                                                                                                                                                              gp«
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ciuding^"Freedom* with "Justice:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1986, by the Natibltaft^terHcc'r ^aiherable/'Yftelfeffey'reads. "As • Catndlic Social Thought and (
 embarrassment accusing im-                                                                                                                                                        ••ir. .*3C'i,:Vi! j«<!..n;.0 l o    of Catholic Bishops andu&e U.S. Pojpfe Jqhn;XXilI declared,;;all peo- Liberal Institutions." v
probable murderers. Hand-in-hand                                                                                                                                                                                        Catholic Conference, "spawned ple'have"-a right to life',' food,
with him is Ryan clad in lingerie for
a Halloween party, self-dubbed "a
 Freudian slip." There's nothing
 worse than a slow and painful-                                                                                                                                                                                        Is buying a tan a hot idea?
death ... of an audience.

       One expectation of current
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       by Shelley Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Spring Break is over, your tans I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        are fading and it's just too early in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Homeworkers
    movies is television actors won't

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Wanted!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        the season to get a good tan the
    live up to their small-screen                                                                                                                                                                                       natural way, so many are turning |
    abilities. Fortunately. Alan Alda,                                                                                                                                                                                  to tanning indoors.
    who was doine movies even before                                                                                                                                                                                       "We went to keep our tans from I
    the 11-year run of "M*A*S!H,V                                                                                                                                                                                       Florida," said Melissa Hayes a
    dispells that myth.                                                                                                                                                                                                 21-year-old junior from Valley |
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Stream, N.Y., who added that a lot
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Top Pay- C.I.
      Alda does so by. directing
    himself. Hal Linden of "Barney
    Miller." Veronica Hamel of "Hill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        of people from Marist go.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        "Everytime I went, I've seen so-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        meone from Marist."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        121 24th Ave.
    Street Blues" and TV-mOvie
    veteran Ann-Margret in "A New
    Life." The film charts the divorce
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Melissa Carrigan goes because i
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        she wants to have a tan for her                                                                                                N.W. Suite 222 -
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        brother's wedding this weekend.
    of a selfish stock broker (Alda) and
    his long-suffering wife (Ann-
                                                                                                       Get anew GM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         "I'm afraid of hurting my skin, but
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        after the weekend I'll stop going."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Norman, OK 73069
    Margret) while Linden shines as                                                                                                                                                                                        Carrigan has reason to worry,
    Alda's shallow co-worker and
    guide to the fast lane.                                                                           vehide and S4O0                                                                                                   according to Barbara Balrymple, a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        certified medical assistant and of-            Sun Capsule tanning salon is one of the many such
       Both divorcees find awkward
    times in their pursuits of happiness.
                                                                                                       and defer your                                                                                                   fice manager for Dr. Jeffrey Kezis,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      . a dermatologist.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    establishments that has opened its doors in the Hudson Valley.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            (Photo by Bob Davis)
    Alda gets robbed by a transvestite
    he unwittingly picks up, engages in
                                                                                                        first payment                                                                                                      "It causes premature wrinkling.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The skin becomes very tough and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                said. The tanning salons are ultraviolet rays: A, the light (tann-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                dangerous because people go year- ing) ray, B, the dangerous heat ray,
    a loud debate with a female lawyer
    at a party and dates women half his                                                                      for 9 0 days*                                                                                              leathery looking," said Balrymple.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           "It's like having the rays of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                round instead of just during the and C, the infrared ray.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                summer and therefore increase           "In a tanning unit you get A,
    age. He notices white powder on
    the lip of one woman and tells
    Linden he doesn't think it's
    because they're selling sugared
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The sun emits three types of Pauldine, manager of the Neu Day
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Beauty Center.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Financial
                                                                                                                                         See^youf participating General Motors Deajer;^
    donuts in the ladies' room. Alda
    also wrote "Life" Which explains
    witty dialogue from other
    characters more befittina his own.
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            But the indoor tanning process
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         rays, the ray that causes burning,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         drying and thickening of the skin,
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       Ann-Margret finds dating new-
    men to be like an office interview
    process but soon finds affection
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            "The tanning salon is a lot more
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         concentrated than the sun. You are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         only about ten inches from the ray
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    from a young sculptor named                                                  your choice. It gets you going on
    "Doc" (John Shea). Alda remar-                                                a credit history. And it gets you
                                                                                                                                            MC
                                                                                                                                    other G A programs or in Michigan or Pennsylvania, or oh vehicles with
                                                                                                                                    a cash selling price of $10,000 or less in New Jersey. •" I •>[
                                                                                                                                                                                                                i
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                (tshirts. hats. mugs. etc. ...different prizes every week)               source," and therefore it is more
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         dangerous said Balrymple.              Need: Financial Aid Form
    ries a beautiful doctor (Hamel) and                                          $400 plus aj90-day deferment                                                                                                                    19 & 20 year olds WELCOME                                                  "When we expose ourself to
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                                                                                                                                                                               W&tm**—j                                                WITH MARIST ID                                                    duce, the darker-we get," said
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    sibilities set in for both couples buf,                  graduates, and we're proud to be an Equal Credit fc
    like Alda's "The Four Seasons,"
    "A New- Life" remembers to ex-
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       burn because they have no
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    plore both the drama and comedy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    melanin, while people with olive
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                Book smart                                                                                                                                                                                            Sharpton, McCarthy have a lot in common
                                                                                                                                                                                                             by Paul O'Sullivan                    up this accusation. Sharpton says this kind of circular logic? Here we                                                      tell her story. Now Sharpton wants       reason for McCarthy's fall from
   For years now, complaints that The Library does not meet the                                                                                                                                               -
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  "
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   he will, grove" his accusation in can see another similarity between
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      .   .   .   .   .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          -   ',
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               U.S. Attorney Rudolph Giuliani to        power. Edward R. Murrow's "See
needs of the Marist community have been heard.                                                                                                                                                                ; In the. 1950s, Sen. Joseph court, but for now it is unlikely that Sharpton and McCarthy. McCar-                                                                enter the case. 1 wonder who will        It Now" program devoted to
   Earlier this semester, the New York State Education Depart-                                                                                                                                               McCartjiy/ied % fight against what the';B.rawley case will go to trial. thy's accusations were so serious                                                         be next on the list when Sharpton        McCarthy's tactics brought the
ment sent a review team to study Marist's degree-granting                                                                                                                                                    he believed to be the greatest threat Why? The. reason is that Brawley. that no one dared call him'on them.                                                       does not get what he is looking for      senator back into reasonable
programs.                                                                                                                                                                                                    to American Society.: communism. has refused, to cooperate with the People werelfraid that if they sup-                                                           from Giuliani. If Edwin Meese gets       scrutiny. Murrow's words about
   The results of the education department's report have not been                                                                                                                                            While his cause may .have been investigation on the advice of ported someone accused by                                                                           involved, Sharpton might just find       McCarthy ring equally true about
released yet, but the members of the review team met with some                                                                                                                                               honorable, McCarthy's tactics were Sharpton. and his cohorts, at- McCarthy that they wouldfall vic-                                                               the corruption he's been talking         Sharpton today:
Marist administrators and faculty members and discussed some                                                                                                                                                 deplorable. He made accusations torneys C. Vernon Mason and tim to guilt by association arid their                                                                about.                                      "We must always remember that
of their findings.                                                                                                                                                                                           that had no basis in fact and in his Alton      Maddox,            Sharpton, lives and reputations would be                                                           Many people place the blame for      accusation is not proof and that
                                                                                                                                                                                                             cjusade, destroyed the lives and therefore, will not allow the one destroyed. No one had any hard                                                                 the abuse of power by men like           conviction depends upon evidence
   One of the major criticisms dicussed was the small size of The                                                                                                                                            reputations of many innocent person who could prove his accusa- evidence that there weren't com-                                                                  Sharpton and.McCarthy on the             and due process of law. We will not
Library as well as the relative inadequacy of its collection.                                                                                                                                                people.                               tion to tell her story. What does munists in the State Department, so                                                        media that did not require them to      walk in fear of one another."
   This is not the first time that Marist's library facilities have been                                                                                                                                     £ Jo.day, jn.the 1980s, we have a that say about his: accusation?. ; • no one was willing to take a chance                                                         prove their accusations. It is true        The type of paranoia that Sharp-
criticized.                                                                                                                                                                                                  man. .leading a similar campaign         Sharpton's explanation for his on challenging McCarthy's accusa-                                                          that the media is and was partially     ton promotes is damaging to the
   In 1981, the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools,                                                                                                                                           against a different threat: racism. advice to Brawley is that if she tells tions: It was said that even Presi-                                                     to blame, but I think responsibili-     civil rights movement and to
which evaluates institutions to make sure they meet academic stan-                                                                                                                                           The Rev. Al Sharpton has used the her story,.it will be swallowed up dent Dwight Eisenhower was afraid                                                             ty goes a lot deeper than that. We,'    American society itself. Murrow is
dards, audited Marist College. From that audit, the Middle States                                                                                                                                            Tawaha Brawley case to set himself by the corrupt officials conducting of McCarthy. .                                                                              the general public, are ultimately to   no longer around to show us the
review team suggested that The Library add 10,000 volumes to                                                                                                                                                 up as: the vanguard against racism the cover-up that he says exists.             Similarly, no one wants to call                                                   blame for accepting accusation as       light; it is up to us to see it
its collection each year.                                                                                                                                                                                    in America. Like McCarthy, Sharpton, therefore, attempts to Sharpton on his accusations, fear-                                                                     fact. The media responds to the         ourselves. More and more, it seems
                                                                                                                                                                                                             however, the tactics Sharpton prove his accusation by restating it. ing that doing so would label them                                                             public demand and if we do not de-      Murrow was right about Cassius
   Since the visit from the Middle States Association, steps have                                                                                                                                            employs are, at best, questionable. He says there is a cover-up, but he a racist. Therefore, Sharpton has                                                          mand evidence, then it is we who        being right. "The fault, dear
been taken to enlarge The Library's collection — 4,800 volumes                                                                                                                                               ;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                One of McCarthy's favorite cannot give evidence to prove it a lot of power in the Brawley                                                                       are to blame for the power McCar-       Brutus, is not in our stars but in
were bought last year and as many as 5,100 volumes are being                                                                                                                                                 methods was to wave a piece of because it will be swallowed up by case.                                                                                            thy had and Sharpton has.               ourselves."
sought for this year — but they have not yet met the suggestions                                                                                                                                             paper in front of a congressional the cover-up that he has yet to pro-          The case.has seen three special                                                       Ironically, it was a member of          Paul O'Sullivan is a sophomore
given by the association.                                                                                                                                                                                    pomittee and say he had the names ve exists.                                  prosecutors and still there has been                                                 the media who was the primary           communication arts major.
   Each year, as more and more students decide to enroll at Marist,                                                                                                                                          of ^several State Department             How can Sharpton get away with little progress in getting Brawley to
the The Library will take on a more important role as the amount                                                                                                                                             employees, who were communists.
it is used increases.                                                                                                                                                                                        He never readlhe list and he never                          AttlnfroA"*UUJ \ Credit c o u n t s ft*»oulabl«                                                         for incoMirx^        f(gahrt7eiq
                                                                                                                                                                                                             hanjed the source for the informa-
    Take a walk in The Library during mid-term or finals week and                                                                                                                                            tion he claimed he had. Funny                                                                                                                                                             F«.aKf on. %*wf#rt<3 * 3«u»inO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             k f O t u d « n t V P*infi»>3 <*»«
 students can be seen sprawled on the floor throughout the building                                                                                                                                          thing is, no one really bothered to                 f/*3">d«nti H o u s e .
 for lack of space. Surely, a larger, better equipped library would                                                                                                                                          ask for it. Being a senator, McCar-
aid student's in their educational experience.                                                                                                                                                               thy was given a certain amount of
    Hopefully, now that another review team has said that im-                                                                                                                                                respect and the accusations were
 provements are needed in The Library, Marist will begin to make                                                                                                                                             were taken at face value.
 plans which will allow The Library to be comparable to libraries                                                                                                                                               Sharpton has used similar tactics
 at colleges of similar size.                                                                                                                                                                                in the Brawley case. He speaks of
                                                                                                                                                                                                             a cover-up in the office of New
                                                                                                                                                                                                             York Attorney General Robert
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Abrams, but he offers no proof.
                                                                                                                                                                                                             He accuses a Dutchess County
                             tetters                                                                                                                                                                         assistant district attorney of being
            \                                                                            Fd rather kick field goals                                                                                          one of Brawley's attackers, but
                                                                                                                                                                                                             does not offer any evideSicp'to back*


                       Watson's lecture
                                                                              • by Oqn Reardon
                                                                                                                                                                  'iiK-'mssm**'**
                                                                                                                     I will enjoy driving my $800 Oodge ing a digit head just like you. May
                                                                                                                     Colt to each and every day, a job I have a ride?"j
                                                                                                                     which I will more than likely make           He would drive away.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  . * i j i - . , i#f> *    „•/»;!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             -Enough complaining already-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          by Maureen McGuinness                                         application you can see that an original baptismal
To the Editor:                                                                   I know a girl who makes $46,500 about $11,000 a year doing.                      I can think of a few jobs I might
  On Tuesday, March 22, Thomas
                                       interesting.
                                           If I had known that Watson was
                                                                              each year at a dental floss factory.      I know what I won't do.               like to try, high paying or not.                                                                                                     101                                        "You love her and she loves him, and he loves
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        certificate is also acceptable," I said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          " I ' m sorry M ' a m , " the postal worker said. "We
Watson spoke *about the Soviet                                                She drives a shiny new European           Stock brokers make $100,000 a                                                                                                                                                                                     someone else you just can't win. And so it goes till         can only accept that if the original certificate was
                                       going to be here, I would have at-     convertible and has no food lodg- year. They also get hemorrhoids                   - Football place-kicker: Winters
Union in the Lowell Thomas Com-        tended his lecture. Although a col-                                                                                     and springs off, you actually play                                                                                                                                         the day you die, the thing you call love is gonna             burned in a fire."
munications Center. For some                                                  ed between her teeth.                  and bleeding ulcers. Driving                                                                                                                                                                                         make you cry. Love stinks!"                                     "Well what if it was lost in a flood?" I
unknown reason the students and
faculty were not told about it. Like
most other people 1 found out that
he had been at Marist by reading
                                       lege should be a place where
                                       students are encouraged to gain
                                       knowledge, Marist apparently did
                                       not want the students to be there.
                                        I fail to understand why Marist did
                                                                                 She knows about floss and around in a shiny new European
                                                                              nothing else.                -..       convertible wouldn't be so comfor-
                                                                                                                                                                  about ten minutes per season,
                                                                                                                                                               free sneakers and Gatorade. - A
                                                                                 Some day she will be able to table with hemorrhoids and dog. - Movie star: One good movie
                                                                              teach her babies about the different bleeding ulcers.                            and you're set for life. (If it weren't
                                                                                                                                                                                                             by Carol Falcinelli
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Clouded view                                                  you saw someone — anyone —
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              And so does college — any college.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              I'm serious, pick up any school newspaper, talk
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          to any college student, you will not find people who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          like where they are.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       questioned.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          "Then you're out of luck," he replied.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          "Then it was burned in a fire," I lied.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          "In that case you need to have form XYZ filled
                                                                              grades of floss and how to remove                                                for "Fast Times at Ridgemont
it the following day in the             not publicize this lecture to the                                               Bankers make $100,000 a year.                                                                                                                                               even one of my friends in beige, in       I had a friend who went to a junior college and          out and notarized," he said.
Poughkeepsie Journal. The au-           students and faculty. I hope that     popcorn from in between molars Bankers also foreclose on people's High" where would Sean Penn                                         Last week's open house inspired                                                                                       didn't like it. He thought his school experience                What is the point of this story? After weeks of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the greenhouse. The picture makes
dience consisted mostly of Marist       those who made this decision do       and incisors.                          houses and then everyone hates the faceUnless someone hits you in
                                                                                                                                                               be?)
                                                                                                                                                                         with a bag of quarters you
                                                                                                                                                                                                                me to pick up some admissions and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    a nice centerfold shot, but the       would be better if he was at a "real school" like            chasing my elusive birth certificate, doubting my
trustees and IBM employees. A few       not repeat the same mistake' in the       Last year, when she stopped them. A shiny new European conT                                                                   registration literature. I wanted to                                                                                      Marist. Many people at Marist are unhappy with               existence, convincing myself my parents found me
students who heard about it at the                                             drinking beer, stopped swearing, vertible doesn't look good with a should do alright. - Marist College                           see how Marist wants others                                                         greenhouse is hardly the hotbed of
                                        future.                                                                                                                professor. - God: I don't even want                                                                                                  activity the viewbook makes it out    their experience. One friend thinks that it would            in a basket on the front porch, I was sent a
last minute through the grapevine                                              and graduated from Marist Col- brick through the windshield.                                                                     (namely, unsuspecting high school                                                                                         be different if he went to a "real school" like Ho-          photocopy of my birth certificate stamped "official
did attend and said that it was very                                           lege, she said, "I'm going to be                                                to imagine the things I would do.                seniors and their parents) to see this                                              to be.
                                                      Rachel A. Barbash                                                  Computer Science programmers                                                                                                                                                                                     ly Cross.                                                    copy." The business office and registrar aren't even
                                                                               rich. I don't care what I do, just so make $100,000 each year, but                  Thus, I won't head for Wall                  school. I discovered a very pretty,                                                                                           1 bet you can guess what comes next. My friend           that messed up.
                                                                               long as I make $46,500 each year nobody wants .to ride in a shiny Street, Madison Avenue or                                      although partially distorted,               Another            questionable
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       . photograph is of the outside door                                                at Holy Cross would rather be at a "real school"                Yes, there are things about college that are a
                                                                               and drive a shiny new European new European convertible with a Spackenkill Road in Poughkeepsie.                                 picture.                                                                                                                  like Princeton. I've talked with a Princeton                 pain. Life doesn't get any easier and complaining
                                                                               convertible."                                                                                                                                                             to Greystone. The picture isn't
                                                                                                                     driver who talks about syntax I will head for my kitchen. After                                                                                                                                                      graduate and he complained about: housing,                   doesn't change anything. If you always do what
                                                                                  She got what she wanted, but she default, compiler time, and run graduation I'll do more important                                Upon viewing this year's Marist questionable because no one will                                                      teachers, the library, add/drop lines, the social life,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  College viewbook, I was very im- know what it is; it is quite obvious-                                                                                                               you've always done, you'll always get what you've
                                                                               will be very unhappy in a few years time errors.                                 things than hunt for a 9-to-S grind.                                                                                                                                      the administration, to name a few. How can he                always got.
                                                                               because she hates her job and             In fact, if I were hitch hiking and I'll start by making some ice tea,                   pressed, so much so that 1 found ly a door — hinges, knob and all.                                                      complain? He went to a "real school?"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  myself thinking, "Hey, I'd like to The picture is questionable because                                                                                                                  Choosing a college was one of the first adult deci-
                                                                               learns about nothing but wax someone like this offered me a ride, relaxing a little. I could watch                                                                                                                                                             I've experienced all the bad about Marist. I've          sions we were asked to make. When I came for my
                                                                               covered string.                        I would say, "Hello, my nickname "Wheel of Fortune" or something.                           go to that school." Of course, I no one will know what it's doing                                                       been written up, waited in add/drop lines, had bor-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  already do go to Marist. Perhaps there. Don't get me wrong — it's                                                                                                                    admission interview no one held a gun to my head
                                                                                  She'll come home from work, is 'Crazy Donald' and 1 have just Then maybe I'll think about what                                                                                                                                                          ing weekends, smelled the Hudson, taken 8:15 s,            ' and said "Miss McGuinness you come to this col-
                                                                               light up a cigarette, drink as many escaped: from an AIDS-infested I want to do for the next 70 or 80                              some of the pictures and captions a nice door, an outstanding door                                                      seen my tuition money spent in odd ways, been told           lege or you d i e . "
                                                                               beers as she did when she was in prison where I was jailed for kill- years                  of      my        life.'               threw me off, or maybe the — but it's not representative of                                                             that the library doesn't happen to have the copy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  viewbook showed me something anything at Marist. 1 don't have the                                                                                                                       I knew there were good points and bad points
                                                                               college, and swear while she talks                                                                                                                                                                                                                         of Time magazine that 1 needed, I've even been               to this school — to all schools. There is no such
                                                                               about her job. She'll have lines                                                                                             <'- I've1 never seen.                         exact numbers on this, but I'm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          quite sure that all schools have                                                erased from the computer and told that 1 don't ex-           thing as perfect. It is a philisophical term. Perfec-
                                                                               under her eyes, complain about
                                                                               everything, and when she walks in-
                                                                                                                                                   Letter policy                                                                                          doors. Though solid and good                                                     ist. But complain? Me? Never.                               tion is relative. I may consider a perfect school one
                                                                                                                           The Circle welcomes letters to the editors. AUIetters must be                    ': The viewbook is filled with nice looking, the Greystone door pro-                                                              Actually I complain about a lot of things. My            that has Friendly's as it's food service. You may
                                                                               to a crowded room guys will say,          typed double-spaced and have fullleft.and right margins. Hand-                     ? pictures and compliments regar- bably will not be a factor in any                                                            complaint this week is the people who complain              consider a college perfect if it has a bar in each
                                                                               "I hate you. You're one dimen-            written letters cannot be accepted.                                                .. ding Marist's classes, faculty and high school senior's decision to
                                                                                                                                                                                                            "                                                                                                                              about Marist.                                               dorm and no drinking age.
                                                                               sional. Go away."                           The deadline for letters is noon Monday.-Letters should be sent .                     students. Skeptical and sarcastic as narrow down his college choice to                                                       It doesn't really bother me that Marist isn't a             If I complain about the school I chose, I am com-
                                                                                  I hope my friends don't fall into                                                                                         « I am,.I have to admit that a por- Marist.                                                                                    name school. I know people at the "real schools"            plaining about myself. In fact, if my philosophy
                                                                               the tangled web of dental floss that      to Ann Marie Breslin, c / o T h e Circle, through campus PlO.'Bort
                                                                                                                         3-124.                                                                   ' : .;:    • tion of what's printed in the                                                                                               and the pressure and competition hasn't really given        classes serve me right, my complaining would
                                                                               she did. I hope they choose a career                                                                                              viewbook is true. I believe the            The organization and attrac-                                                   my friends an edge on me or any other non-name            ^negate my original decision to go to the school.
                                                                               they enjoy, after all a career lasts         All letters must be signed and must include the writer's phone
                                                                                                                         number and address. The editors may withhold names from                                  faculty here, or at least the majori- tiveness of the viewbook really                                                    school graduate. Okay so maybe they already have            (The logic goes as follows: This school is d u m b .
                    Correction                                                 a lifetime.
                                                                                  I, on the other hand, will get a
                                                                              job 1 like, though I'm not sure
                                                                                                                         publication upon request.
                                                                                                                           The Circle attempts to publish all the letters it receives, but the
                                                                                                                                                                                               > ••               ty of the teachers 1 have had, are threw me off. Skimming through
                                                                                                                                                                                                             = - "...committed to high-quality the pages, I found myself (dare I
                                                                                                                                                                                                             ' teaching — to helping their say) proud to go here. Sure, it looks
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ulcers and a few gray hairs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               My friend's chemistry notebook was stolen at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Holy Cross, because her classmates were afraid she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       People who are affiliated with the school are dumb'.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       I am affiliated with this school. Therefore I am
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       dumb).
  There was an error in (be chart accompanying the story on the activities     what that job will be. I might sit       editors reserve the right to edit letters for matters of style, l e n g t h , ' ;                                                                                                                                  would throw off the curve.
fee in the March 31 issue of The Circle. The equestrian team received                                                                                                                                             students learn..." College is what nice, but that's not the way it                                                                                                                      if you listen to fellow Marist students you would
                                                                              around all summer, next year, and         and taste. Short letters are preferred. .                     ...V;,    J .,              the student makes of it, and spen- always is, I told myself. But then                                                       The bureaucratic shuffle that goes on at Marist          think that they signed a contract in blood doom-
$3,385 for the 1987-88 academic year, not $338 as appeared in the chart.       1990 waiting for the right job, a job                                                                                                                                                                                                                       has really helped prepare me for the real world.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 .ding four years at Marist without 1 realized that those responsible for                                                                                                              ing them to life at Marist. If Marist is really that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  taking advantage of the many the viewbook were smart enough to                                                               I recently attempted to get a passport. I took with     miserable do something about it — besides com-
                                                                                                                                                                                                              ; talented members of the faculty see that and cover it up. The                                                              me a photocopy of my birth certificate, my original         plain. If you don't you may find yourself as a
                                          Editor:                    Ann Marie Breslin         Sports Editor:               Chris Barry     Advertising Manager:                      Sophia Tucker-          ' would be a terrible waste.                viewbook is the first true sign of                                               baptismal certificate, my drivers license, and a note       grandparent telling your grandchild of all the things
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          organization that I have seen in this                                             from my mother's obstetrician (actually it was a           you could have done if life was fair, if you were
                                                                                                                            Alan Tener      Business Manager:                                                                                                                                                                               copy of the medical record where my birth was              given better opponunites. No ones going to give
                                          Senior Editor:               Michael Kinane          Photography Editor:                                                                  Genine Gilsenan :                The viewbook is indeed well- school, for which 1 am very hap-                                                                                                                     you anything, you have to work for everything you
                                                                                                                                                                                                              " organized, yet not beyond the py. Now, if all other areas at Marist                                                         recorded). 1 was told that 1 didn't have valid pro-
                                          Associate Editors:      Beth-Kathleen McCauley News Editor                      Keli Dougherty Circulation Manager:                          Ken Foye                                                                                                                                             of of my existence and my citizenship.                     will get, but at least you'll know that you had con-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ' trained eye of the experienced could learn from this example,

  CIRCI£                                                                Tim Besser
                                                                                               Cartoonist:                Will Masi         Faculty Advisor                         David McCraw
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Marist student. There's a lovely someday — not soon, but someday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  2-page picture of someone hard at — this school could be asfinelyrun
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  work in the Donnelly greenhouse. ati organization as...the Boston
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ask yourself when was the last time Celtics, of course.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "What more do 1 need?" 1 asked.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "You need an original, certified copy of your
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            birth cerificate," the postal worker said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "Yes, but if you read the back of the passport
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       trol,-you made the decisions, you earned everything
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       you got.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Maureen McGuinness is a junior communication
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       arts major.
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State review is positive,                                                                                                                                                                                         She wasn't horsing around out on Route 9
but Library is concern
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  by Maureen McGuinness                                                                                                   request.                               empty stable across the street where
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          front of Skinner's. The car started     hair.)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          to vibrate as if it were cold. When        Jenny hadn't told us what the           When the tow arrived, the driver    we could keep the horse. (I wonder
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     You can lead a horse to. water,                                                                                      told us that he couldn't tow a truck   if Jesus, Mary and Joseph had it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  but you can't make it cross the         she got in front of Dutchess Bank,      problem was so l was picturing an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          there was a pull asif the trailer had   eight car pile up, an overturned        that was towing a horse. So Jenny      thai easy.)
by Wayne O'Brien                           Marist for three days. Before leav-      1987, but its collection is still years                                                                                       Hudson — without something                                                                                              and her sister Rita decided to            The woman introduced herself to
                                                                                    behind libraries of most similar size                                                                                         weird happening to you on the           unhitched.                              horse trailer and many injuries.
                                           ing, the 3-member group revealed                                                                                                                                                                                  I was sitting at the kitchen table   When l got to the accident scene l      unload Shannon on Route 9.             us as Mrs. George Way, and she
   While the state education depart-       some of its findings to a group of       colleges. vanderHeyden said Marist                                                                                            way.                                                                                                                       Matt Montana, a friend of ours,     had their handy man block traffic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     At least that's what the people in   with my r o o m m a t e Roxann          was relieved to find that there
ment will not release its review of        Marist administrators and faculty.       will continue to improve the                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Brian Adams and I began walking        with his truck as Jenny and Rita
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Phaneuf arid her boyfriend Brian        wasn't anything so graphic —
Marist until later this year, the             Marist was the first of 12 colleges   Library's collection.                                                                                                         my apartment think, thanks to                                                                                           up to the cars asking them if they     walked the horse across the street.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Adams, when we heard what               although one car almost hit the
report will praise Marist, but             to be reviewed by the state this                                                                                                                                       what happened to us on a Tuesday                                                                                        would mind waiting while we            Wc followed with bails of hay.
                                                                                       vanderHeyden said Marist may                                                                                                                                       sounded like Shannon — the horse        trailer because the driver didn't see
criticize the Library, according to        year.                                                                                                                                                                  evening last month.                                                             the flashers in time.                   unloaded our horse. Everyone was       Mrs. Way invited us all into the
Academic Vice President Marc                                                        also increase the size of the Library                                                                                            See, my housemate and friend         — stampeding into the apartment.
                                              The Library drew the most                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   really nice, and many people of-       house that they call the Carriage
vanderHeyden.                                                                       or build a new one.                                                                                                           since high school, Jennifer Stewart,    It was really Jenny running up the         This prompted Jenny's room-
                                           criticism, vanderHeyden said. The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              fered help, however one woman          House while we waited for a trailer
   The report will also criticize the                                                                                                                                                                             owns horses. (She also owns the
close ties between Marist and IBM
and a lack of interaction between
                                           team faulted the Library's small
                                           size and its inadequate collection.
                                                                                       " I ' m dreaming of a new
                                                                                    library," he said, but he added that                                                                                          horse trailer that is parked in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Gartland Commons parking lot
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The driver told us that he                                                    thought l was making an irrational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          request. She asked "What are you
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 to take the horse back to Esopus.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Mrs. Way told us that their house
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 was originally a stable and the
                                              The Library was similarly             such a project is still years away.                                                                                                                                                                                                                   going to do with a horse on Route
faculty and students, according to
a faculty member who asked not to
                                           criticized in 1981 when Marist was
                                           reviewed by the Middle States
                                                                                       In an interview last month, John
                                                                                    McGinty, director of the Library,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  that takes up two spaces. You have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  probably more than once cursed it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          couldn't tow a truck that was                                                   9 ? " Very seriously I responded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           "ride it," and I moved on to the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 room we were sitting in was where
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the horses were kept.
be identified.
   All accredited institutions in New
                                           Association of Colleges and
                                           Schools which evaluates institu-
                                                                                    estimated the cost of a new library
                                                                                    to be $6 million.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and the owner. Be nice to Jen —
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  she's not doing it maliciously.)        towing a horse.            __                                                    next car.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             We took Shannon to the grass
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    As we sat there we realized the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 whole thing was amusing. The
York state are periodically review-        tions to ensure that they meet na-          The review team also "criticized                                                                                              On the Tuesday evening in ques-      stairs for help.                      mate, (another friend from high           between the Marist East and the        reason Jenny was taking Shannon
ed to ensure they are qualified to         tional academic standards.               Marist's reliance on IBM equip-                                                                                               tion, Jenny took up more than a            In all the years that I had known  school) Shelley Smith to find Hares.      psychiatric center while the           to the lesson was to give her a
grant degrees.                                Marist has steadily increased the     ment, according to a faculty                                                                                                  parking space with her 1978 Jeep        Jenny l had never seen her this       Jenny didn't have any in the truck,       Cherokee and trailer were moved        change of scenery so she wouldn't
   Last m o n t h , an education           Library's annual budget from             member who asked not to be                                                                                                    Cherokee and horse trailer — she        upset. She hysterically mentioned     so Shelley walked down Route 9            to the entrance of the psychiatric     get board. The evening really ex-
department review team studied             $40,000 in 1981 to $238,000 in           identified.                                                                                                                   took up the right hand lane of          "accident, horse." Those few-         knocking on car windows and ask-          center. Cars would slow down as        cited Shannon and so Jenny had to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Route 9.                               words were enough to clear all of     ing for flares, while our other           they approached the scene of the       give her a cup of whiskey to calm
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Jenny was bringing her horse,        us from the apartment.                apartment mate Stacey Hammond,            break down and we received many        her nerves.

Nontypists find the going rough                                                                                                                                 Last Wednesday night, Phillip Karpel, Bill
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Shannon, to the equestrian team's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   practice at Roseview Stables, from
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                vice president of the Equestrian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              At that moment l felt like a fire team checked on Shannon.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          strange looks.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              I guess if I were one of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    I wonder how many people were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 late for dinner that night because
by Cheryl Sobcski                          clerk.
                                              The average rental rate for an
                                                                                        Students can also look for
                                                                                     Nathan Levine's "Typing for
                                                                                                                                         On                  Corbett, Tammy Christmann, Danielle Frat-
                                                                                                                                                             tarola and Kathleen Behuniak helped the
                                                                                                                                                             Marist Institute for Public Opinion as phone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Frog Hollow Farm in Esopus,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   where she boards Shannon and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   schools horses.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           fighter the way I pulled on my          I ran back to the apartment to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           shoes and coat. (I was pretty pro- call, for a tow. The person who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ud of myself for reacting so quick- took my call was having trouble
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          motorists that night, I would have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           found it strange to see a horse
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           walking around an empty lot on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of Jen's accident. I picture a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 motorist who drives a Chrysler
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Town and country explaining to his
    If Marian Hall resident Jimmy
Kilfeather, a freshman from Long
                                           electric Smith Corona typewriter is
                                           $25 a month, according to J and M
                                           Business         Machines        of
                                                                                     Everyone: Learn to Type in 37
                                                                                     Easy Lessons" by Arco for $9.95
                                                                                    in any bookstore.
                                                                                                                                         call                callers who surveyed New York State
                                                                                                                                                             residents about the upcoming Democratic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Before she left Esopus, she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   checked out the Cherokee and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   trailer. They were in good condi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ly. When we had our first fire drill understanding my request. I tried
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           in Leo freshman year, l stood in to explain that we needed a truck
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           such a cold night while a group of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           people carried bails of hay.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 wife that he didn't want to be late
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 for her mother's birthday dinner
Island, N.Y., had a 15-page paper                                                                                                                            Presidential primary.(Photo by Bob Davis)                                                     front of the closet picking out ap- >o tow another truck that was tow-             A woman then approached our        but there was this horse on Route
due tomorrow, he would probably            Poughkeepsie.                                "Students shouldn't have to go                                                                                             tion. The problems started when         propriate shoes and brushing my ing a horse — a simple routine                  group and told us that she had an     9 and...
head upstairs to find a girl to type          Students who are determined to        somewhere else to learn how to               would think Marist would teach          got friends who can type, you can         she accelerated after the light in
it.                                        learn how to type can go to Dut-         type," said Mark Marino, a junior            keyboarding (another term for           avoid paying the fees, but he
    At $1.50 a page, the usual fee
charged by students who type
                                           chess County Community College
                                           for a non-credit course. During any
                                                                                     from White Plains, N.Y. "We're
                                                                                    paying Marist to learn and get an
                                                                                    education. All the teachers expect
                                                                                                                                 typing)."
                                                                                                                                    "It takes me four hours to type
                                                                                                                                 two pages," said Ann Marie
                                                                                                                                                                         wonders what will happen to peo-
                                                                                                                                                                         ple who can't type (himself includ-      CSL                                                                                                      46No matter how
papers for other students, a
15-page paper would cost
Kilfeather $22.50.
                                           semester, the cost for a four week
                                           course that meets twice a week is
                                           $32.
                                                                                    you to type. Marist has the facilities
                                                                                    to teach a typing course and should
                                                                                                                                 Weathers, a sophomore from the
                                                                                                                                 Bronx, N.Y. " I type with two
                                                                                                                                                                         ed) when they need to know how
                                                                                                                                                                         to type for their job and can't ask
                                                                                                                                                                         a friend for help.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Continued from page 1                                                                                      bad they are,
     Like many Marist students,
Kilfeather never had a typing
course in high school.
                                              The Computerized Learning
                                           Center of Krissler's Business In-
                                           stitute in Poughkeepsie charges $25
                                                                                    teach one."
                                                                                        " M a r i s t s h o u l d n ' t accept
                                                                                    students who can't type," said
                                                                                                                                 fingers."
                                                                                                                                    Paul Monty, a freshman from
                                                                                                                                 Long Island, N.Y., says it is not
                                                                                                                                                                            "Other colleges, especially state
                                                                                                                                                                         ones and ones with computers,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   of 1989 class secretary in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   first election but was defeated in                                                                        Grandma loves
    And as Kilfeather has found out,
Marist College offers no help to
                                           for one two-hour typing session.
                                           Each additional session is $25.
                                                                                    Saunders.
                                                                                       "If you can't type, you're in
                                                                                                                                 unusual to find students who
                                                                                                                                 charge up to $3.50 to type a page
                                                                                                                                                                         teach typing," said Marino.
                                                                                                                                                                            Vassar College, a traditional
                                                                                                                                                                         liberal arts institution, does not of-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the second.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      DaveG awich, the defeated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   candidate or 1989 class presi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             to hear the
students who can't type.
    Marist has no courses in typing
and has never taught typing in the
                                              The Dutchess County Board of
                                           Co-op Educational Services offers
                                           a five week non-credit course that
                                                                                    trouble, both here (at Marist) and
                                                                                    in the work force," said Rich Sot-
                                                                                    tile, a junior from Kingston, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                 for other students, but that also in-
                                                                                                                                 cludes proofreading.
                                                                                                                                    Eric Van Cleaf, a freshman from
                                                                                                                                                                         fer typing.
                                                                                                                                                                            "Marist is more than just liberal
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   dent in the first election, drop-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ped out of the race lie fore the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   second election to        olaee.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             latest jokes.}}
past.                                      meets twice a week for $55.              "With all the computers, you                 Staten Island, N.Y., says if you've     arts," said Marino.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       T h e . Council u. .Student
     "Typing isn't a four-year college                                                                                                                                                                              Leaders re       '->ns all student
 level course," said Dr. John Kel-                                                                                                                                                                                  clubs and -      tizations and acts
 ly, chairperson of the Division of                                                                                                                                                                                 as liaison . «veen students and
Management Studies.                                                                                                                                                                                                 administii' ion.
    Dr. Judith Saunders, director of                                                                                                                                                                                   The Council of C'.^s Officers
the college Curriculum Committee,
which votes on and approves new
courses, said, "A typing course was
 never proposed before, but if one
 was, we would look into its
                                                     ATTENTION STUDENTS:                                                                                                                                            assists the student body presi-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    dent in i presenting student
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    body intei.sts and opinions.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Elections for the class of 1992
                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and other unfilled positions will
 feasibility."
     According to a survey taken by
 The Circle last week of 220 Marist
                                                         The Add/Drop Process has been changed.                                                                                                                     be held in September.


  students, 20 percent said they had
  not had a typing class in high
  school.
                                                           The dates and times for Add/Drop are:                                                                                                                     CSL ELECTION RESULTS

                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Student Body President. Jeff
      30 percent said they would be in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Fcrony.
  terested in taking a typing course.
  The survey was conducted last                            Tuesday, April 19                                                                   8:30-10:30 a.m.                                                       Student Academic Committe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Ptesident, Thomas Kalament.
  Wednesday in nine randomly
  chosen 1:00 p.m. classes.                                  Juniors Only                                                                        2-3:30 p.m.                                                         College Union Board President,                                                                                                                               You miss her sparkling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Katie Soffey.                                                                                                                                             sense of humor. She misses
      Since Marist has about 2,900
  undergraduate students, according                                                                                                                5-6 p.m.                                                          Judicial Board Representative,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Stacy Waite.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             you and your jokes. Even the
  to the Registrar's Office. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Resident Student Council Presi-                                                                                                                         bad ones. Thais one good
  estimated need for a typing course                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         reason to call long distance.
  would be 870 students, according                                                                                                                                                                                 dent, John Greene.
  to The Circle's survey.                                                                                                                                                                                            Commuter Union President,                                                                                                                               AT&T Long Distance Service
      Barbara Carpenter, director of                   Wednesday, April 20                                                                     8:30-10:30 a.m.                                                     Michael Molloy.                                                                                                                                           is another good reason. Be-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             cause it costs less than you
  the Learning Center, said a typing
  course would be a good idea
  because the center has no program
                                                        Sophomores Only                                                                          2-3:30 p.m.                                                                CLASS OFFICERS                                                                                                                                   think to hear your grand-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             mother start to giggle be-
  to teach students how to type.
      "We just tell students to look on
                                                                                                                                                   5-6 p.m.                                                                  Class of 1989
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             fore you even get to the
  the bulletin boards to find people                                                                                                                                                                                  President, John Urban
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             punch line.
  who can type for them," said                                                                                                                                                                                        Vice P r e s i d e n t , Margaret                                                                                                                           So whenever you miss
  Carpenter. " W e don't even have a                                                                                                                                                                                Breslin.                     .                                                                                                                           her laughter, bring a smile
  typewriter they can use."                                                                                                                                                                                           Treasurer. Lucretia Biasi.                                                                                                                             to her face with AT&T. Reach
      The School of Adult Education
  has no help for students who can't
                                                          Thursday, April 21                                                                   8:30-10:30 a.m.                                                        Secretary. Mark Marino.                                                                                                                                out and touch someone®
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Class of 1990
  type either. The office usually tells
  students to look into other colleges                     Freshmen Only                                                                         2-3:30 p.m.                                                         President, John Downey.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Vice President, Carl Marinaccio.
   or business schools for a typing
   program.                                                                                                                                        5-6 p.m.                                                          Treasurer, Tracy Aronson.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Secretary. To be elected.
      The Computer Center does not
   have software or programs for typ-                                                                                                                                                                                        Class of 1991
   ing, and suggests students take In-                                                                                                                                                                               President, Kevin Desmond.
   troduction to Computer Systems to                                                                                                                                                                                 Vice President, To be elected.
   learn how to use the mainframe
   and P.C. Although the class does                          Friday, April 22                                                                8:30-10:30 a.m.                                                         Treasurer. To be elected.

   not teach typing skills.
      The Career Resource Center has                          Cleanup Day                                                                    2-3:30 p.m. only
   no typing tips for students, except
   to look outside the college.                               (All Classes)
      The college bookstore once
   rented out typewriters for $20 a
   week, but stopped doing so three
   years ago.
       "It was cheaper for the students
   to go to a rental company, than to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     MOTHERS!
   rent o u r s , " said Malcolm Kilmer,
   the bookstore's accounts payr.ble
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                                                                                                                                                                                                          n                                                          Feature



                                              Between                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Learning to love myself
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               There has always been a deep,          love myself — my thoughts and            vein. Six months passed before my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            dark secret hidden in my past —           feelings tortured me as I began to       mom noticed the scar. I just told
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            unknown to many.                          walk the thin line between life and      her that 1 hurt myself, not em-

                                                 LIFE                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          From 9th grade until just before
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            I left for college, I struggled with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            feelings of wanting to end my life.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               In every way possible, 1 appeared
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to be the normal teenager. But my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      death.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         At that point, 1 carried a jack-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      knife in my purse to remind me
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      that there was always a way out. 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      had also developed the self-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               phasizing the seriousness of it. She
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               expressed her anger and disap-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               pointment. "I thought that we were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               beyond that," she said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  I didn't fare much better senior
                                                             and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            appearance reflected nothing of the       destructive habit of cutting myself.     year. As a result, 1 was almost
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            turmoil that 1 felt inside.               It provided me with an outlet for        readmitted to the psychiatric
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               People envied me because, out-         my anger — helping me negotiate          hospital. Fortunately, with the help


                                      DEATH                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 wardly, I seemed to have it all. As
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            well as meriting excellent grades, 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            played on my high school's basket-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ball, softball, volleyball, and soc-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            cer teams. They said that 1 had a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      between my urge to die and my will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to live.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         During this time in my. life, 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      couldn't reach out to my parents.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      My father is an alcoholic who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of my psychologist, I emerged a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               victor in my battle between life and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               death. I graduated with my class
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               last spring and won a Booster Club
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Scholarship.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            bright future. I didn't believe them.     doesn't listen very well. My mother         Although 1 am no longer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               In my mind, no matter how well         always appeared unhappy and as if        suicidal, 1 will never forget the in-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1 performed in school, or played in       she was under a lot of stress. Most      ner turmoil, the feeling of being
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            a game, it was never good enough.         of all, 1 wanted to protect them and     trapped within myself, and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            1 set unachievable standards for          refused to shatter their image of        overwhelming belief that 1 was go-
                       Every year as many as two million                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    myself. I was a perfectionist.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               My descent into hell had begun.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      me.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         After a stable summer before my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ing to live forever in a state of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               despair and hopelessness.
                     teens find themselves caught up in                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        I slipped into a constant depres-      sophomore year, my suicidal feel-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ings reoccurred. My parents and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Instead of being angry about my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               past, 1 have chosen to devote my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            sion, isolating myself from
                     the battle between life and death.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     everyone by withdrawing into my           counselors forced me to seek help        future to counseling others who are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            own world. 1 struggled in silence.        at a private psychiatric hospital, ten   living the hell in which 1 spent four
                     High one day, down the next, they                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         One day, I'm not sure why, I           minutes from my house. 1 stayed          years of my life. 1 thank God every-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            started thinking about suicide. 1         there for five months.                   day for helping me to make the
                     play on the slide of eternity — look-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  was never happy and it seemed to             When 1 returned to school, 1          right decision in choosing to live.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      tried to resume my life. However,
                     ing for love, acceptance, and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          be the perfect solution to all of my
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            problems.                                 all was still not well and in January    Because of the content of this
                     sometimes forgiveness.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    I felt empty inside as if my life
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            was void of all meaning. I didn't
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      of my junior year I cut myself with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      a razor blade, almost hitting the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               story, the author has requested
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               anonymity.
                       Denied by many, exalted by a few,
                     they struggle to survive. What can
                     we do to help?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A second chance                                                              Where to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 reach out
     Teen suicide shatters lives                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to believe in him                                                            for help
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tragedy struck my house three years ago as my brother
     by Karen Cicero                          him with the help that he desperate- tor of the National Suicide Help                                                                                                                                                                                                    Bill* had fallenprey to a disease which nearly ended his life.                 Astor Clinics
                                              ly needs.                                 Center in Rochester, Minn., said in                                                                                                                                                                                            He suffered from an illness which is sadly commonplace
                                                   To complicate matters, Brian's a recent interview with' Christiani-                                                                                                                                                                                                 among college students today — Bill was suicidal.                              Poughkeepsie
     Where do the children go between                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   485-9700
     the bright night and the darkest         parents are divorced. He lives with ty Today, "Divorce is hard enough                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bui. why?
                                              his mother who doesn't want to for adults to handle; for kids it can                                                                                                                                                                                                        There wasn't any one great problem, however. Hill always
     day? Who's that deadly viper who
                                               realize that a problem exists. His be devastating."                                                                                                                                                                                                                     had difficulty accepting disappointments. All the "little"                        Beacon
     leads them away?
                         — The Hooters
                                               scarred wrists only elicit a reaction       According to Tipper Gore, vice-                                                                                                                                                                                             problems that he had in his life accumulated into one big                       831-0440
                                               of "Where is my kitchen knife? president and co-founder of the                                                                                                                                                                                                          problem which he couldn't handle.
        Suicide played the deadly viper        You know that it is part of an ex- Parents Music Resource Center                                                                                                                                                                                                            In high school. Bill was different from the other students.                 Rhinebeck
     who tried to steal the life of my          pensive set."
     friend — fortunately he didn't                                                      (PMRC), heavy metal rock music                                                                                                                                                                                                He considered himself a perfectionist and concentrated en-                       876-7120
                                                    Unable to feel the love of others, lyrics also play an important role                                                                                                                                                                                              tirely on school. He nevei allowed himself the time to think
     succeed.                                   Brian couldn't love himself. He in the scenario in which teens at-                                                                                                                                                                                                     about >ports or extra-curricular activities. Because of this,
        But everyday the situation grows        wrote beautiful poetry but it was tempt suicide.                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the other kids shunned him. This lack of acceptance upset               Department of Mental
     worse as many Americans blissfully         never quite good enough for him. • The wife of presidential can-                                                                                                                                                                                                        Bill who desperately wanted to be included in their gruup.               Hygiene Clinics
     ignore suicide, fearing what they do       Since he didn't believe in himself, didate Senator Albert Gore of                                                                                                                                                                                                          My family also unintentionally piessured Bill. He was the
     not know and what they think that          he lacked the will to live.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             oldest and the only son in a family of four children who felt                Milibrook
     they can not understand.                                                            Texas, she encourages the industry      soap operas, afterschool specials, again and this time he left school.                       young adult to therapy sessions and       I would pretend to be a normal
                                                     Brian is not alone. As many as to censor and/or rate music                  and local news segments represent          Psychiatrists agree that suicidal                                                                                                           obliged to excel in every aspect of life.
         "Many people wish that the pro-         two million teens, four-times as especially AC/DC's suicidal song               just a few television shows who thoughts should be discussed open-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              sometimes even seek help               college student and try to escape                     Unable to accomplish everything, his depression grew in-                  677-6343
     blem would just go away," said              many girls than boys, will attempt "Shoot to Kill."                                                                                                                          themselves.                            from all the terrible things that                  to anger as he began to become violent toward hi* family.
     Charlotte P. Ross, president and            suicide this year, according to Dr.
                                                                                                                                 have devoted some of their air time ly with parents and friends. Sandra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Many communities have               were happening to me. Studying                                                                                                Dover Plains
                                                                                            However, Gore admits that some       to an episode trying to expose this Gaines, coordinator of Metro                                                                                                                       His altitude drove me and my two sisters away from him
     executive director of the National          Seymour Plein, board chairman of music positively influences teens.             problem.                                 Help, a Chicago Youth Agency,                       established peer groups where          usually provided me with my                        and severed my big brother to Tittle sister relationship with                 977-9221
     Youth Suicide Center (NYSC) in              NYSC. Suicide in adolescents has She cites Billy Joel's anti-suicide                                                                                                         suicide can be openly discussed. A     escape. .It afforded me the oppor-                 him.
     Washington, D.C.                            tripled in the last ten years and is plea ."You're Only Human/'                     Fpr . those who don't watch warns parents that depression is not                                                                tunity to be totally engrossed in                                                                                           Every attempt will be
                                                                                                                                 television, newspaper and just a phase. "The biggest weapon                                  high school in Denver, Colorado                                                              When he would come home from college on break, lie
         Unfortunately, it doesn't disap-        most likely this age group's leading Whitney Houston's "Greatest                                                                                                             taps what administrators deem          something and forget about my                     would sleep the entire day. At night he would sit alone in              made to advise you to
      pear that easily.                          cause of death, he said.         "                                               magazine reporters have written that a parent has is communica-                                                                    problems.
         For the past six months, I played                                                Love of All," and The Hooters          countless news or feature articles tion," she told McCall magazine.                          their.best resources, the students                                                       the dark. He didn't eat dinner with the rest of the family;             the best possible
                                                     According' to a study cited in "Where Do the Children Go?"                                                                                                               themselves.                                Quickly, I discovered that it                 instead he cooked his meals when everyone was asleep. When
      counselo'r'tfyihg to prevent the fall      Christianity Today, 49 percent of The latter was written by this
                                                                                                                                  on suicide^ Everyone in this coun-        Tom Burlow, director df ; .
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 With the aid of 18 trained          hurts more to forget. Suicide is not            'his friends called, he forced us to lie to them.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               counseling and referral
      of a friend who walks a tightrope                                                                                           try, unless they are media illiterate, Pastoral Counseling Services in                                                             the math book that you can toss                                                                                           services. Same day
                                                  the college students polled consider Philadelphian band as a response           should be aware that a problem Wayne, N.J., agrees wifh.Gaines.                             seniors, they formed a Student                                                               Bill was tearing my family apart and refusing to seek help.
      between life and death.                    suicide a viable option. Some 32 to the rash of suicides in Quaker-                                                                                                        ' Suicide Prevention Group. The          aside when you become frustrated               . My family and I didn't discuss the situation with anyone —               appointments can be
         Only Brian's* poetry tells the                                                                                           exists.                                 "Most teens who plan a suicide at;                                                         with a problem.
                                                  percent of these young people had town, Pa.                                         Although I considered myself tempt want to be stopped. They                             adult counselor of the group ex-                                                       it was too difficult to talk about. Wc cried ail the time and             arranged if necessary.
      real story.                                 made plans, while 14 percent at-                                                                                                                                            plained, "These kids are not               However, I was too involved. I            - even invented excuses to leave the house.
         On the surface, Brian appears to         tempted it.                               Experts have criticized the media     well-informed, teen suicide still will appoint someone to discover
      be a typical 19-year-old. He listens                                                for sensationalizing the suicides in    seemed distant. I had never known their intentions and save them."                          qualified experts. They're better —    felt trapped with absolutely no                       We lived this hell for five years. I had enough. When Bill              The 24 Hour
                                                     This study disputes a popular Quakertown and many other com-                                                            Brian designated Rob and me.                     they're qualified friends."            escape until I finally realized that          .graduated with honors from one of the best colleges in the
      to U-2, plays Trivial Pursuit, wat-         myth that suicide only occurs munities throughout the United
                                                                                                                                  anyone who tried to commit suicide
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   .{country, I told my parents that f would leave if he came home
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Hotline Crisis
                                                                                                                                  and when 1 discovered Brian's at-          He called us at least once a night                  But even when the nightmare is      my involvement had to stop.
      ches "Monday Night Footbajl,"              among the druggies or "outcasts" States.                                  i      tempt I panicked.                       for three months. He would slit his                 over, you will never be the same.          Brian's far from happy now. In                for good. My big brother, the one who I loved dearly, had                          Service
      and likes to have a date. But what         of society.
      separates Brian from the rest of his                                                  Last March, four teens in                 I didn't know what to do, or say, wrists and scream in agony when                          Some of the things that I enjoyed   fact he's angry with me. I must ac-              .become a stranger ia my life.                                             St. Francis Hospital
                                                     Sally, an honors student in high Bergenfield, N.J., succeeded in              or how to act. Unfortunately, !• he was on the phone with us. For                          most in life became painful. Even      cept the fact that I provided Brian           :'•.. Bill moved to Phoenix, Arizona tofivewith my aunt and                    485-9700 ex. 456
      peers is his extreme capacity to love      school, whose story was revealed their suicide pact. They gathered in                                                                                                                                                                                              - ywcie, who knew nothing of the circumstances. Since Bill
      and be loved. Rejection in any                                                                                               choose the worst possible option — those three months, my life was in                      as a child, I loved to write. Brian    with a crutch to lean on and a
                                                 on the doctumentry "Generation at a car, drove to an abandoned                    I ignored it, hoping that his suicidal chaos, i would jump everytime the                   asked me to write the eulogy for his   reason never to be truly open with            • had always hated the East, we thought that it would be easier                 Youth Services
      form is felt ten times greater by           Risk," merited four A's and one B garage, closed the door, and left
i     Brian.                                                                                                                       thoughts would fade away. They phone rang, or someone knocked                               funeral. For the next few months,     his counselor.                                   •for him to begin a new life.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       431-2487
                                                  on her college report card. She left the motor running. Hours later,            didn't.                                 at the door. The smile on my face,                   I only wrote what was necessary           Instead of acting as part of his          ";'? My cousin, Mike who was iivc months older than Bill,
         When this happens U-2 is ex-             this note before she hung herself. police found them overcome by the
      changed for Pink Floyd's "Good-                "Mom and Dad never said                                                          My rejection of him only most of the time, would be painted                             and nothing more.                      help, I was all of it. I was wrong.            \afso lived in Phoenix. Although Mike and Bill were very                      This center advises
      bye Cruel World" and the dice in            anything to me about having to get smoke.                                       heightened the conflict between us. and the words "I'm fine," became                           The journalist — the girl who       My withdrawal is best for both of             [.'close. Bill still had suicidal thoughts. When Mike was killed            resources when there
      Trivial Pursuit reappear as a knife                                                   The      media        bombarded           I really wanted to be his friend. a huge part of my vocabulary.                         had always kept a diary could no       us.                                            • in a car crash, Bill was driven over the edge.
                                                  good grades. In fact, we rarely talk
                                                                                                                                                                             The phone calls were ridiculous;                 longer write. I regret that fact now       Suicide shattered my life almost                  He called us one summer night and he *as set on destroy-            is a need for outreach
      or a bottle of pills. He's not play-        about it. But I know that they do Americans with coverage of the                 1 sought nothing more. However,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              because I know that I could have       as much as it did Brian's. Now, it's            Hng himself. He had il all planned.                                       such as going out into
      ing a board game anymore; he's              not want, nor could they tolerate events. The next day two teenage               Brian felt differently. He continued two hours of talking in circles, two
                                                                                                                                  to fantasize about a romantic rela- hours of trying to convince him to                      said so much, lots of valuable in-     time to pick up the pieces and mold             ', - My father, in one last desperate attempt, flew to Phoenix            the parental home,
      playing with his life.                      a failure. And if I fail in what I do, sisters in Alsip, 111., mimicked the                                                                                                                                        them back together, to convince               .' for a day to deliver the message that we love him. My fathec
                                                                                          means of the Bergenfield suicide,       tionship between us.                     get help, two hours of hell for the                formation to reflect on when
         Brian has been in and out of              I fail in what I am."
                                                                                          sending shock waves across                  As the situation progressed, 1 person who listened to him. My                           writing this.                          my peers that there is something                  succeeded. Bill realized that we love him and his death would           transporting         >
      various mental institutions for the             At least Sally had two parents. America.                                                                                                                                                                       more, something better. People do                 cause us great pain.                                                    youngsters over 16,
      last five years. His experience has                                                                                         couldn't be far enough away. I was friends and I wouldn't talk about                           My writing quickly became the
                                                  Some 71 percent of the people who          Has anything changed in the last     terrified at the prospect of telling much other than suicide. It ruled                      least of my problems. I spent the      care, people love you, although                    's Day by day, Bill slowly rebuilt his life. Today, Bill is happy      being available until
      not been pleasant. His first en-            attempt suicide live in broken year?                                                                                                                                                                                                                              .and successful. However, my brother was lucky — he got
      counter with a counselor led him                                                                                             Brian anything; not realizing that our lives.                                              vast majority of my time unhappy       they sometimes fail to show it or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the family is contacted.
                                                  homes. Many teens feel responsi-          Certainly, awareness should            my silence was hurting him more.          Suicide is not a victimless crime.               — sometimes crying to myself or        you don't know it.                                a-second chance: . . • " • , .          -.-.'''•              • • •.
      not to trust any others. However,           ble for and rejected by their parents have increased. "Growing Pains,"
      he has manipulated them equally as                                                                                              Finally, I made the decision to It hurts everyone whose life, it                        to a friend. Other days I would be         Brian, Rob and 1 still love you.         h- *>ae & the cowent efJhfs story»all pttmik and detatfe have                   Family Sen/ices
                                                  divorce.                                                                         confront him — only it was too touches. Parents and friends are                            totally oblivious to the happenings      •All names have been changed
      much they have failed to provide                Mitch Anthony, executive direc- "Family Ties," Winfrey,""
                                                                                          "Nightline," "Oprah
                                                                                                                   "20/20,
                                                                                                                                   late. Brian had attempted suicide often encouraged to accompany a                          of the day.                                                                          ^^'^S^'a                          ffe»        r
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Soviet journey tests emotions                                                            "I was so angry that anybody          H
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          A Soviet Sojourn
by Mary Strieker                                                                      could impose a law like that,            H
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           {• -<K:
                                          gun.
                                                                                      especially on my s o n , " said          H
    A feeling of intense anxiety fill-      The tension grew when Soviet
                                                                                      Norkeliunas, who kept a low pro-         H
ed the bus carrying 36 Marist             officials questioned Mead's worn
                                                                                      file throughout the trip. .              H
students, faculty and area residents •                                                   The group traveled to Len-            H
on a cold March night, as a light


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                                                                                      ingrad, Moscow, Vladimir and             H
snow fell amid the bright city lights           Journal of a trip                     Suzdal over 10 days, seeing the          H
and lifeless trees in Leningrad. It                                                   Kremlin, Red Square and Lenin's          H
was their first night in the Soviet                  — page 13                        tomb, the Hermitage and St.              H                                                                                                                                      more languages than I do.
Union.                                                                                 Isaac's Cathedral.                      H                                                                                                 From March 11 to March 20,
     " I t was just like Dr. Zhivago,"    passport.                                                                                                                                                                            Marist junior Maureen McGuin-
                                                                                         The group also witnessed the          H

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said Marist Professor Casimir                " M y first moments in Russia                                                                                                                                                     ness was one of a group of students               March 13
                                                                                       changing of the guard at Lenin's        H                                                                                                                                           "International Trade"
 Norkeliunas, referring to the            and I already had an encounter              tomb.                                   H                                                                                                and area residents who visited the
 famous novel. " W e were all feel-       with three goons," said Mead.                                                                                                                                                        Soviet Union with Dr. Casimir
                                                                                         "It's not like you're watching it H                                                                                                                                              We saw the sights of Leningrad
 ing very h i g h . "                        T h e tension was thickest,                                                                                                                                                       Norkeliunas, professor of German
                                                                                      on TV; you're right there," said H                                                                                                                                              today. Anna, our Intourist guide,
     But as emotional as that moment      however, for Norkeliunas who was            Hal Omberg, a junior from Ter- H                                                                                                         and Russian. The trip gave the
 was, the reality of Soviet com-          informed three days before the trip                                                                                                                                                  group a first-hand look at life in     kept us moving quickly.
                                                                                      ryville, Conn. "You almost have to H
 munism also hit the group, which
 toured the Soviet Union during
 Spring Break with Norkeliunas as
  its leader.
                                          that he and his son, also going on
                                          the trip, were considered Soviet
                                          citizens under a law passed in 1979.
                                          Norkeliunas, a native Lithuanian,
                                                                                      pinch yourself."
                                                                                         With tourist restrictions reduced, I
                                                                                      the group was allowed to venture fl
                                                                                      into the heartland of Russia, I
                                                                                                                                I
                                                                                                                                        for '88-'89                                                                            Mikhail Gorbachev's Soviet Union,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               where the . new openness of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               "glasnost" exists side by side with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the deep traditions of Russian
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          We (Brian Adams, Phillip
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Karpel, Roxann and I) were ap-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      proached by a Russian male
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      around our age. " A r e you
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                                          was born in 1937 when Lithuania                                                                                                                                                                                             American? How do you feel about
      Paul Mead, a junior from Hun-                                                   witnessing the ancient wooden H                                                                                                          culture. What follows is part of the

                                                                                                                                    Executive Board
                                          was independent of the Soviet                                                                                                                                                                                               trade?" he asked in English. I
  tington, N.Y., recalled his first im-                                               churches and gingerbread houses, B                                                                                                       journal McGuinness kept during         thought he meant something on a
  pression of the Soviet Union: see--      Union.                                     many with no indoor plumbing.             I                                                                                              her first visit to the Soviet Union.    national, economic level. He meant
                                                                                          "Families put up with it," said I                                                                                                                                            Black Market trading.

 Jackson-Dukakis race tops                                                            Norkeliunas, "because it is far I                                                                                                                                                   We were approached by another


 Tuesday's primary in NY
                                                                                      more preferable than the over-
                                                                                      crowding in the cities."
                                                                                          Despite Soviet leader Mikhail
                                                                                       Gorbachev's "glasnost," or open-
                                                                                                                                          Positions                                                                                    March 11, 10:30 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              German time / 4:30 a.m. EST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           "The journey of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         the babushka lady"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Russian in our hotel and he asked
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       us the same question. It was as if
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       they had written on an index card
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       what to say. He wanted name-
                                                                                       ness policies, the days of a                                                                                                                                                    brand things — Levi, Ocean
  by Nathalie Feola                           and       Republican         national "stalinized" Soviet Union are still
                                              conventions.                             apparent.               v                                                                                                                 I am sitting in the Frankfurt air- Pacific, L.L. Bean!
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           port. We got on the plane at Ken-               The people walk around arm and
      If you plan on voting in New                In the 21st District — which in-        Soviet citizens stood in the cold                                                                                                nedy at 6:30 p.m. and now we have arm or holding hands. The body
  York's primary Tuesday, you may
  find the ballot a little confusing.
                                              cludes southern Dutchess County, waiting for poor quality food while
                                              parts of Orange and Westchester the Marist group was served only
                                              and all of Putnam — County the best. All tourists were rushed
                                                                                                                                    Monday and Tuesday                                                                     a few hours to kill before we get on language is different here. I later
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           another plane to Moscow.                    saw several people in museums
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                today. I wasn't going to take any
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                pictures because I thought it was
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  While visiting the Soviet Union over Spring Break, Roxanne
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Phaneuf took the reins of a horse drawn carriage (above) and
     There will be four Republican                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              going to be propaganda. Instead it             took her commrades Phillip Karpel and Brian Adams for a ride.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 I knew I was definitely going to holding hands and whispering in
  candidates listed on the ballot in
  some congressional districts, but
                                              Legislator Judith Bleakley of into museums and other sights
                                              Poughkeepsie is a delegate for while Soviet citizens often must
                                              Dukakis, and Assemblyman wait weeks or months to see the
                                                                                                                                    April 18th  April 19th                                                                 the Soviet Union when I saw two each other's ear. I guess that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           women saying a tearful goodbye at shouldn't be surprising but they
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                was a moving tribute to those who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                worked to keep Leningrad alive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               In the cut-out, the group's tour guide for the ancient cities of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Vladmir and Suzdal, Natasha, explained some of the historic
  only Vice President George Bush                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               when it was under siege for 900
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            JFK. They were sisters. One lived were same-sex couples.                                                                           sites along the way. The Novodevichi Nunnery (below) in
  and former TV evangelist Pat
   Robertson remain in the race. Sen.
                                              Stephan Saland is a Bush delegate. sights.
                                              Former Lt. Gov. Alfred DelBello
                                              of Westchester hopes to represent
                                                                                          The fear of the government was
                                                                                                                                        8-10 pm in the                                                                      in the United States and the other             The expressions on their faces
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            was going back to the Soviet were solemn, fearful, knowing and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                days during World War 11. There
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                was a film that showed the people
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Moscow was one of the many sites the group visited while they
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               were in the Russian capital.          (Photos by Shaileen Kopec)
   Robert Dole of Kansas and Con-                                                      ever prominent.                                                                                                                                                                                                          working and protecting the city.
   gressman Jack Kemp of western
   New York withdrew too late to be
                                              Gore. Also running as a delegate
                                              for Gore is former state Commerce
                                              Commissioner John Dyson of
                                                                                           "You never knew who was wat-
                                                                                       ching w h o , " said Mead. " A lot of
                                                                                                                                       Campus Center                                                                        Union. She was in her late 50s, proud — if that combination can
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            heavy set and wore a dull orange, exist.              The     children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            red green and yellow scarf on her remarkable. They were innocent,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        were      The people did not have the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                same expression that they have to-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         got out of that cell as fast as 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         could.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  free, so a group of us decided that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  we were going to get some real
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  food. (The food was really bad.
   taken off the ballot.                                                               them were paranoid."                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We came to Moscow by train last
       The Democratic primary ballot
   will list Massachusetts Gov.
                                              Millbrook.
                                                                                           The Soviets' paranoia made in-
                                                  Jackson, Simon and LaRouche teraction difficulty.                                        Room 269                                                                         head. I gave her the name playful and trusting. The parents
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            "babushka lady." ("Babushka" and grandparents showered them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            means both grandmother and with attention. To answer Sting's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          night. It was supposed to be a non-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          stop trip. Again I had thoughts that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  For some reason 1 do not embrace
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the idea of eating raw fish and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  whipped warm goat's milk souffle
    Michael Dukakis, the Rev. Jesse           have no local delegates running in           " W e met this student from Len-                                                                                                                                             question — Yes, the Russians love                                                 we were really being arrested and
                                               the 2lst Congressional District.                                                                                                                                             scarf.)                                                                                                                                                                for breakfast. 1 spent most of my
    Jackson, Tennessee Sen. Al Gore,                                                    ingrad University at the museum                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   sent to Siberia. Many of us were
                                                   \n the 24th District - ^ which in- and he, w a n t e d ^ know all a b o u t ,                                                                                                 The women had desperate looks their children, too.                                                                        "socializing" in car nine.               roubles on Pepsi. They charged us
     Illinois Sen. Paul Simon, Missouri                                                                                                                                                                                                                              _.: . In .the hoteL.ban_w,e spoke^vith                                                                                         70 kopecks, or SI.20, for approx-
                                                cludes areas of Dutchdss, Greene, economics and capitalism," recall-                                                                                                     ^^ on;their_facesi-^,thieikind^af Jgoks                                                                                              I found out this morning that
     Congressman Richard Gephardt                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       people from several countries —
    and perennial contender Lyndon              Columbia,       Rensselaer       and ed Mead: " H e wanted to meet us
                                                Washington counties — Con- later behind the hotel because he
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         "'•ypulet^t'a-Tu^eralofayouhgpef-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • - son. Once " b a b u s h k a l a d y "
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mexico, Sweden, Finland. The                                                       some members of our group that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          had been socializing in car nine
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   imately eight ounces of cola.)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Marsha, our Intourist guide in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             m>
    LaRouche as candidates.
        Gephardt dropped out of the
    race last week, but is still listed on
    the ballot in most congressional
     districts'. Simon suspended active
                                               gressman Gerald Solomon is a was scared that he would get in
                                               Bush delegate, while Assemblyman trouble for talking to u s . "
                                               Glenn Warren is listed as a Kemp            " H e couldn't.understand how
                                               delegate. Former union officer Ed- there could be such a crime-pro-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            entered the gate, the only thing that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             separated them was a glass wall.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             They stood with it between them,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and just looked at each other and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        people I talked to didn't like our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        country. They seem to think that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        we are all ready to start the next
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        world war. They think that we are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ignoring our poor and homeless.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          couldn't get back to car 10 because
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the door had frozen shut. They
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          woke up the porter. Marist senior
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         -Roman Honch spoke to him in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Moscow, gave us directions.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Somehow we got lost. Fortunate-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ly, we had Roman, Dan Murphy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and George Masson with us. They
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             n
     campaigning last week.                    ward Bloch of Latham is a Simon blem in a society with such                                                                                                                   cried.                                         The facts they were stating seem-                                             Ukrainian and gave him some              have some understanding of the
         New York's primary, with its          delegate.                                wealth," added Omberg. " H e                                                                                                                                                    ed to be exaggerated. I was told                                                  cigarettes, and the porter pulled the    language and the alphabet.
                                                   The New York primary ballot wondered why we just didn't hire                                                                                          ,,                              March 11, 8:30 p.m.                                                                                              emergency cord to stop the train.           We walked, took trolleys and
  . prize of 255 delegates, takes on                                                                                                                                                                     t-                                                             that I am believing the propagan-
     even more significance after last          will also include an uncommitted more police."                                                                                                                **                 Soviet time / 12:30 p.m. EST           da given to our government-                                                        My companions got off the train         rode the metro. If we weren't
     week's Wisconsin primary failed to         delegate slate arranged by a group          The Soviets' constant fear of be-                                                                                                                                           controlled press.                                                                  and went through the other door to      hungry before we set out, we were
     give the Democratic presidential           of upstate. Democratic county ing watched seemed to affect them                                                                                                                   We just landed in Moscow.                                                                                                car 10.                                 certainly hungry now, and still no
                                                clerks who want to see Gov. Mario in more ways than one.                                                                                                                     "Bom Free" was playing on the                  The night wasn't all politics. A
     race a clear frontrunner in the con-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             March 16                     pizza place in sight. Fortunately,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             radio inside the airplane. Mexican man tried to win the heart
     test between Dukakis and Jackson.
         Ther are 102 delegates at stake
      in the Republican primary, but it
                                                Cuomo in the race. This weekend,            "I looked at the people's eyes on
                                                Cuomo said for the first time that the subways and they were really
                                                he would not accept a draft to be depressed," said Roman Honch, a                    All active members for this year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             "Babuskha lady" got off here.              of Marist junior Maura Donoghue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         by saying: "You have beautiful
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 " A quest for pizza"              we stumbled across an ice cream
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   stand and got huge ice cream bars.        m
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         eyes. Beautiful lips. 1 love you."                                                  We saw the Armory in the              (I suspect the ice cream contained
      is considered little more than a for-      the party's nominee at this sum- senior from Newburgh, N.Y.                                                                                                                                March 12, 1 a.m.                                                                                                                                       goat's milk and the chocolate
      mality for Bush.                           mer's convention in Atlanta.            "Then I'd look at ours and they                   are entitled to vote.                                                                      Soviet time / 5 p.m. EST
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              "The cattle car"                         March 14                  day. They looked determined and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Kremlin today. My understanding
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          of the revolution was reinforced as      coating tasted more like whipped
         Several current and former                 Any candidate who receives 15 were happy; we're two different                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1 saw the gold-plated, jeweled           prune puree than cocoa.) As we
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  "The Revolution"               proud, but they weren't afraid.
       politicians from the Mid-Hudson           percent of the Democratic primary people. People say we're all the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                stood on the street corner eating the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   We arrived in Leningrad and                                                   Many of the workers were women           Bibles, gowns, carriages and the
       Valley are among those who hope           vote in the 21st             District same but it's not the same — it                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             "manna from heaven," Mary Ann
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              were processed through customs. I             We went to the Hermitage to-         and children. They volunteered to        Faberge eggs. Please tell me the
       to be delegates at the Democratic          automatically wins one delegate.        really isn't."                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Hayes spotted the pizza restaurant
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              had no problems, but they did look day. It was exciting to finally see             save the city's artwork, and they        purpose of encrusting Bibles with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 made sure they kept the schools          pearls, emeralds, rubies, sapphires      across the street.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              through some of our group the places that my high school                                                                                                                We were told that it was closed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              members' things. I felt as if I were history teacher, Brother DeLoren-             open.                                    and other precious stones?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   These people were Russians and            It was on our quest for pizza that    until dinner time. We had to get
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              a criminal. No one smiled at us; zo, told me about. I remember lear-                                                                                                 back to go to the circus so we
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              they glared. We were pushed from ning about the Russian Revolution,                not Soviets. There is a big dif-         I encountered regular Soviet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         but not until today did I fully         ference between the two. I think         citizens.                                couldn't wait.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              one line to the next.                                                                                                                                                   I think we rode every metro in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   There were Russians waiting at understand why it happened.                    that the people are forced to live          We were given the afternoon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              the airport for friends and family            The Hermitage is tremendous. I       two different lives. They are pro-                                                           Continued on page 15



                                                         When yotfve got a beer                                                                                                                                               members. They had flowers — red can't believe that people actually                 ud Russians who believe in culture,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              carnations — to give to them. No lived there. There is not a mansion               family and emotions. They are also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              one was waiting for us, not even or estate in our county that is as                Soviets who are quiet, reserved and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              our guide from Intourist, the of- elaborate as this one. It has 1,000              emotionless.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ficial Soviet travel bureau. For rooms. Anna told us that if we



                                                         this rich andTlavorful,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              some reason I was expecting a smil- were to spend one minute looking                          March 16
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ing woman to greet us and say with at each piece of art it would take                 "The journey to Siberia"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                              an accent, "Welcome to the Soviet seven years, non-stop, around the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Union!"                                    clock.                                     Yesterday we went to the Peter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    We were herded like cattle into          Looking at the Hermitage, you       and Paul Fortress. It has a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               a waiting room. An older Russian can almost feel the enormous gap                 beautiful cathedral. Ironically,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               man smoking the butt of a cigarette that existed between the elite and            t h o u g h , many people were



                                                               wiiy suck a lime?                                                                                                                                               loaded our luggage onto our bus. the peasants of Czarist Russia. At
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               1 felt as if we were a bother, and the same time, you're reminded of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               we were not welcome.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    The ride to our hotel seemed mark the life of common people in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               endless. The roads were perfectly the Soviet Union today.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               straight. The few cars that I saw
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the continuing restrictions that


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             As 1 looked around me, 1 was
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 persecuted there. It was not used as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 a fortress; rather it was a political
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 prison.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Anna took us into one of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 small, dark, damp prison cells.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 While I was standing in the cell, 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          reminded of Milan Kundera's            realized that Anna had all of our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               seemed to go slow.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 important documents — plane
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Looking at the signs o n ' the "The Unbearable Lightness of Be-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tickets, passports and visas. This
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                buildings made me feel dyslexic. As ing." The book tells the story of a
                                                            Let's face it, amigos, any beer that needs a slice of lime to give itflavorcan't be much of a beer.                                                                 Roxann Phaneuf, my roommate, group of people in Czechoslovakia.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 could be a trick, I thought. We
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 could be kept here as prisoners.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                put it: " H o w do you pronounce a They were burdened by the limita-
                                                            Discover Calgary Amber Lager... Its rich, imported taste is hearty and robust. Try it the next                                                                      t r i a n g l e ? " I feel uneducated tions put on them by the com-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Either we were the finest minds
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in the United States, or Marist was
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                because I know only one language. munist system. Because of com-
                                                            time you order beer, and hold the lime. Calgary Amber Lager. Join the stampede.                                                                                     The flight attendances on the munism they were not free to make
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                planes spoke several languages. their own choices, and life became
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  really angry with us. (OK, so
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  maybe I think too much. I haven't
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  watched TV in seven days. I need
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Even my great-grandparents, who meaningless for them.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             We went to the War Memorial          some way to entertain myself.) I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                did not have an education, spoke
                                                                                                                                                    Impotuxlln (I'liuitx lmponvr»lni lUliiuw M.mi.i
                                                                                                                                                                                                  .mil
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      Living among Deadheads: A view from the floor                                                                                                                                                                       Soviet sojourn                                                                                Continued from page 13


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     12,000. There are 50 churches. The walks away and never brings the
                                                                                                                                                                          expo going on simultaneously or

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ATTENTION
    Editor's note: Wcs Zahnke is • , with? friendliness and smiling                    and confess that I was not of           was one of the neatest, little                                                                                                        churches were built for the nobili- tea.
    The Circle's Bristol, Conn.,- . faces, which took me off guard                     legal age to do so.                     mobile communities that I have             am I just seeing things?"                          Moscow to get home. Roman, Dan          ty. They had a different church for    They don't try and do a good
    bureau chief.                             for I had just mef these total              He replied, "But 1 just need         ever seen. .                                  This early seventies auto                       and George were able to get direc-      each sacrament, and some churches job. In a capitalistic culture a per-
                                              strangers.                               a few more dollars to buy a                There was indeed a lot of free          classic is the unofficial car of the               tions from people, but the people       were used in the summer and others son is rewarded for doing a good
    by Wes Zahnke                                The atmosphere that engulf-           ticket for the show!"                   wheeling enterprise going on,              Grateful Dead, as several hun-                     wouldn't take cigarettes or gum in      were used in the winter.            job. In the Soviet Union, there is
                                              ed me was quite unique and like             As much as my heart went             they had to in order to buy                dred of these treasures took the                   return.                                                                     no reinforcement and no reason to
                                              nothing that this camper had             out for this poor soul, I felt a        tickets for the show and pur-              city by storm.                                    . No one spoke on the trolleys or                     March 18               do a good job.
       If one was casually passing            ever experienced.                        sense of duty to my country in          chase the necessities in life;-               It appeared to me that the                      metros. People looked at us               "Katrina, the demon waitress
                                                                                                                                                                          main concern of the Dead-                          strangely because we were talking                                                        March 19
    through downtown. Hartford,                   1 attempted to make small            upholding the state statute                 The diversity of the people                                                                                                                   from hell"
                                                                                       regarding purchasing alcoholic                                                     Heads was that everyone pre-                       and laughing. The Soviets never                                                         "Farewell"
    Conn., last Tuesday, one could            talk'w'ith the "Dead-Heads" by                                                   gathered in the park encompass-                                                                                                                                                                                              The Financial Aid Office is currently accepting
    easily feel as if he/she had gone i" saying: 'Irshould be a good                   beverages. Heck, he hadn't even         ed virtually every walk of life,           sent had a "good show."'                           know who is listening so they don't       We had lunch in a nunnery. It
    back in time to the age of                show tonight, huh?;.                     carded me.                               from little . children          to        Everyone 1 talked with left me.                    talk.                                   once housed wealthy women.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   It seems the dollar is the official   applications for several Privately Sponsored
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            :                                                                                   currency of tourists in the Soviet
    "flower power," and "make                     It was at these moments that            I was approached by many              businessmen to middle-aged,               by saying, "Have a good show,                    •. A man approached Phillip and           When a czar wanted to divorce his          Union. We couldn't use our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Scholarships offered through the College. These
                                                                                       vendors selling various products         bearded, grizzled veterans of the         man." I seriously wonder if                       me and wanted to trade. He was a
    love not war.*'                           1 found out how serious most of
                                                                                                                                                                          they do that at heavy metal                        photographer and had problems
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     wife he sent her there.                    roubles at any of the stores our         scholarships may be awarded on the basis of
       Ye*s, the Grateful Dead were ."' these .people were about the                   such as lie-dyed shirts for              tour. •                                                                                                                                It was at the nunnery that we met
    in town.                        -.-,,   ;, band.                                    babies, shots of Jose Cuervo               "So, have you enjoyed the              concerts.                                          getting film. We talked with him        a woman I called "Katrina, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                guides took us to. I even saw            academic performance, financial need, major field
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                French and German tourists using
       The .streets were lined with               "Well, Jerry has a touch of          Tequila complete with lemon              first.two shows here?" was a                 Once inside the civic center, '•                for a while about American              demon waitress from hell." The             the dollar. Why do the Soviets           of study and location of permanent residence, or
                                              bronchitis arid Phil'sprained his         and salt, to meat-less, soybean         common question that was ask-             pardon the cliche, but you could                 -newspapers and basketball. He            soup was being brought out to us
    bright, festive colored arts and
                                                                                        hotdogs. For you galloping              ed to me by some regulars.                really feel a sense of an explo-                  even invited us to a Soviet game the                                                want our money?                          a combination of these items. A list of the scholar-
    Crafts booths and non tie-dye             pinky.V replied one "head"                                                                                                                                                                                             and our waitress, Katrina, spilled
     wearers, like myself, werejn the         fromSyracuse, N.Y. "It'sreally            gourmets out there, you missed              I didn't want to appear to be         sion about to occur/Something                    .next night: He told us that some-        hot cream of chicken soup on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The food at the farewell dinner        ships offered and their eligibility requirements is
                                                                                        quite the sumptuous feast.                                                        rather large was about to                                                                                                             was unbelievable. It was the same
    "minority. .                              kind of iffy'at this point."                                                      a bigger boob than I already                                                               'day-he hoped to live in the United       Phillip Karpel and DorothyAnn              type of stuff they have been giving      provided in the Marist College Undergraduate
                                          v
                                               i*rl guess.'my ignorance was                1 was greeted by pleasing            was, so I would cooly reply,              happen.                                          ^States.                                  Davis, Marist's director of choral
        Capitalism aruffree enterprise
                                                                                        aromas of barbecued and fried           "Actually, I just blew into town             Midway through the first set                  I The people stand to the right in                                                   us all along — bread, fish, meat,        Catalog, and is available in the Financial Aid Of-
     were running full steam and in           really.showing through.                                                                                                                                                                                                activities.                                potatoes and ice cream, but this
     their most purest form,.as ven-              I had never been' involved            chicken, scintillating mexican          around noon, which is pretty              I made my way to the conces-                     ; perfectly straight lines when riding                                                                                        fice. All students returning for the 1988-89
                                                                                                                                                                          sion stand,'only to find that                                                                She did not apologize and she            had flavor and was of a higher
     dors .sold everything from LSD' 2'Mwith a happening like this one                  pita pockets and various soups          cool because I heard that Jerry                                                           jthe escalator. The left side is for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     did not clean up the broken glass          quality. There was even champagne        academic year are eligible to apply.
     to back rubs.           *'•"*            before,       but visions      of         and sandwiches.                         had a slight touch of bronchitis          there were almost as many peo-                 . walking. It seemed strange to see
                                                                                                                                and Phil sprained his pinky.              ple dancing in the concourse as                 'all the people being quiet and stan-      or spilled soup. She seemed to be          and vodka.                                  To be considered for these scholarships
        I spent my time open-                 Woodstock danced through my                  I decided on just about
                                                                                                                                Maybe they'll recoup by                   there were actually inside. They                                                           waiting for an apology from us.               Marsha's final words to us were
     mouthed and gawking like a               head, as 1 made my way                    everything, topping it all off                                                                                                       ding in straight lines.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       The service in the Soviet Union          reminders that we are ambassadors        students must submit the following to the Finan-
                                              through the crowded park in               with a tremendous tossed salad,         showtime."                                didn't even need to see the
     child in a toy^store for the first
                                              search of a soft pretzel.                 with fresh garden greens and                With that pressure off we             band, just feel the music and let                            March 17                      was awful, to put it nicely. They          of peace. She wants us to go home        cial Aid Office (Donnelly 200) by Friday, May 6,
     time. For this was my first                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and tell of the things we saw...both
    ,'!show." ,:                                  One vendor approached, me             reds, sprinkled on bacon bits            could then segue into some in-           it take you over.                                        "The Real Russia" .               ask if you want coffee or tea. If                                                   1988*
                                                                                        and just the right touch of              tricacies like if they were going                                                                                                   you ask for tea and the waitress has       the bad and the good — especially
        VVhen I attempted mingling            and asked if I wanted to pur-
                                                                                        creamy Italian dressing.                                                            Well, the final verdict is in: I                                                         only a coffee pot in her hand she          the good.                                   1) A completed APPLICATION FOR PRIVATE-
    'the socialization process in-            chase a cold beer. I felt temp-                                                    to Worcester next.                                                                             We took a five-hour bus ride to
                                              ted but had to tell him the trutn            This wasn't Utopia, but it               "Is there a Volkswagon bus            had a good show!                                  the ancient cities of Vladimir and                                                                                           LY SPONSORED SCHOLARSHIPS for each
V    evitably occurred. I was greeted         ted but naci to ten mm tne truth             mis wasnt Utopia, out-»
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Suzdal today. We finally saw                                                                                                 scholarship you are interested in;

Students relish of f-campus            anywhere you live," said Kelly, the phone but when ,he met. the                     thevtown of. Poughkeepsie is more            and his friends together pay $600
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            houses. They are small and old.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            The sights I saw today were how I
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            pictured Russia to be. It was bitter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            cold, dark, rainy and deserted.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Male                                                                 2) A letter from you, addressed to the COMMIT-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         TEE FOR PRIVATELY SPONSORED SCHOLAR-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         SHIPS, outlining why you feel you should be con-
bv Pamela Shewchuk

     In recent years a housing crunch
has plagued the Marist College
                                       who lives' at' River Terrace Apart- landlord and told him he was a col->.
                                       ments in Poughkeepsie^              lege student, Maio claims he rais-
                                          Joe Tucci, a senior from ed the price significantly.
                                                                                                                           expensive then..living on campus,
                                                                                                                           said Jim Coyne a senior from
                                                                                                                           Wycoff, N.J., who has lived off
                                                                                                                                                                        for a two-bedrOom apartment-at
                                                                                                                                                                      , River Terrace. He said he didn't
                                                                                                                                                                        only move off campus for financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                               On the bus Marsha, our guide,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            started a political conversation.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            There was no way for our points
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Burlesque                                                           sidered for the particular scholarship in question.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         (Note: A separate letter is required for each
                                                                                                                           campus for two years. He said,             • reasons but because he wanted the                   to be heard because she had a                                                                                                scholarship you are interested in); and
campus. An excess number of
studen\s choosing Marist and an •
 unprecedented number of return-
                                       Kingston, N.Y., a resident of the      Many students move off campus
                                       Arbor Apartments,' said he feels because they think it "will be muctf
                                       college students are discriminated cheaper to live. Sansola said for up-
                                                                                                                           "On paper it all worked out to be
                                                                                                                           cheaper, but when you actually pay
                                                                                                                                                                        freedom to drink whenever and be
                                                                                                                                                                        crazy if he felt like it.         "
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            microphone. If we wanted to say
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            something we had to scream. She
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Every                  Friday                                     3) A completed SPONSORED SCHOLARSHIP
 ing students has resulted in a stu-   against because landlords assume perclass housing on campus,                        the bills it turns out to be a little           Chris Browrivof Sayville.'N.YJ,                  said, "We are not afraid of you,                                                                                             RECOMMENDATION FORM (for each scholar-
                                       they will leave their apartments in students pay $1255 "per semester;*-             more." Next year they, want a $100           moved off-campus for the sole                       so why are you afraid of us?"                                                                                                ship) to ensure full consideration from the scholar-
 dent housing shortage, leading
 many students to find alternate liv-  a shambles.                         which he says you can't -beat.                 " more> from each person, which             ' reason of being prohibited to* drink                   I wondered if they are afraid of               ffREE ADMISSION TO SHOW
  ing accommodations.                     Tony Maio, a senior from especially with the increase in the                     Coyne said is ridiculous. He now           ; on campus. "Living off campus is                    us.                                            LADIES ONLY •MUST BE 21 A OVER                                                ship committee.
                                       Freeport, N.Y., agrees. When try- cost of housing in Dutchess                       pays $220 a month plus utilities.          • total madness compared to the ball-                    We saw the Church of the
      Sieve Sansola, director of hous-
   ing- said;-.'•'Marist right now only ing to find an apartment off cam- County.                                             Peter Oppenheim, a senior from          ; and:chain lifestyle of on campus                    Assumption. It was built in the
                                                                              •Renting a..twoTbedroonv;house in            Yorktown HeightSjjNyy^ said he             i living,"-he said: • ' • •'••<••••••                 12th century A.D. Services are still
    guarantees on-campus housing"for    pus he was'-quoted one price over
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            held. "Vladimir is-' nine square                  DOORS                                               SHOW                   APPLICATIONS AND RECOMMENDATION
    two years. Each year'the college'                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         OPEN                                              -STARTS                  FORMS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE FINANCIAL
   plans on a normal attrition rate."
      Some students leave because of
                                                                                                               -.&>*>      *&3in
                                                                                                                           l
                                                                                                                           -vi-
                                                                                                                                                  £s-*S «'
                                                                                                                                                                                  (jfucjoi;; 'Krrbr.r, i'-;-i:ornoii>I   't kilometers and has a population of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                •   •MB                                          8t45pn                  AID OFFICE.
  internships, Marist abroad, they
  transfer and others graduate. Some
                                                                                                                                       GULTUKM^HERITACE                                  WEEK
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Officer-
  leave for financial reasons and                                                                                                                                                                                        Continued from page 1
   some just can't follow rules, said                                                                                                                    APRIE 18-22                                                         ago and has transformed South
   Sansola
    Marist is planning to'build another                                                                                        Monday 18       -9:00 a.m.-                                                                   Jamaica into one of the biggest



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    CUB PRESENTS
                                                                                                                                                 1:00 p.m.      "Flag Day and Information Tables," come
   dorm, scheduled to open its doors                                                                                                                            learn about different cultures, clubs and                    drug-producing sections in New
   in the fall of: 1990. With this dorm                                                                                                                         organizations at Marist College. Gallery                     York City.
   Marist should be able to accom-                                                                                                                              Lounge, Campus Center.                                          Even though local and national
   modate if not all, close to all                                                                                                              4:30 p.m.-                                                                 • authorities are convicting more
   students on campus for their four                                                                                                            6:00 p.m.       "Italian Night," ethnic meal and music,                      pushers and confiscating more
    years, said Sansola.                                                                                                                                        cafeteria.                                                   drugs the problem is increasing. In
                                                                                                                                                7:00 p.m.       "Oppression Workshop," Guest speaker,


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Spring Fling 88
        This year Sansola said the Hous?                                                                                                                        Marcus Stafford, Residence Director,                          1986 Congress put up $1.7 billion
    ing Office is asking for volunteers                                                                                                                         University of New Haven. Sheahan                             against drugs. Last year antidrug
    to live out at Canterbury Apart-
    ments, where the college has rented
                                                      Last chance                                                                                9:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                Lounge.                 •'    -      '
                                                                                                                                                                "Adjusting to America," Panel Discussion,
                                                                                                                                                                representatives from Dominican Republic,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             agencies seized 35,970 kilograms of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             cocaine as compared to only 1,872
    one-bedroom apartments to                      1                                                                                                                                                                         kilograms in 1981. But these figures
    alleviate the
    problem.
                          overcrowding                to nominate                                                              Tuesday 19        11:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                El Salvador and Ecquador discuss their ad-'
                                                                                                                                                                justments to America. Fireside Lounge.                       show how drug production con-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             tinues to grow.                                             Saturday, April 16th
        Kevin Gillespie, a junior from                                                                                                           1:00 p.m.      "Family Tree," visual display on Cultural -                     Although the United States has
     Brooklyn, N.Y. a resident of
     Parker Ave. in Poughkeepsie, said
                                                Your choices for 1988's                                                                          4:30 p.m.-
                                                                                                                                                                assimilation. Prepared by Dr. Irma Casey.
                                                                                                                                                                Champagnat Information Desk.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           . cut off economic aid to Panama it
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          " still supports other drug-trafficking            12 Noon Grounds Open outside McCann Center
     he chose to move because he didn't                                                                                                                                                                                     • areas like the Bahamas, Columbia
     want to live at Canterbury and also
     wanted to live with his friends.
                                                                          - * * *
                                                                                                                                                 6:00 p.m.

                                                                                                                                                 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                "Gaelic Night," ethnic meal and music,.
                                                                                                                                                                cafeteria.
                                                                                                                                                                "Marist Abroad Program," students •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and Mexico.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           .. The Byrne family will circulate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Vendors, tie-dyes, jewelry
                                                                                                                                                                discusstheir experiences, abroad. Fireside
         John Joyce,, a senior from"
    "Asbury Park, N.J:, said he left                                                                                                                            Lounge.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • two petitions in the New York area,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ; both calling for a serious effort to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1:00                  Reggae Artist Wesley Rogers Band
     campus because of disciplinary
     reasons when he was a sophomore.
     He said he thinks living off cam-
                                               Teacher of the Year                                                                               9:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                "Accomplishments After Adjustments,"
                                                                                                                                                                Panel discussion, representatives from
                                                                                                                                                                various countries discuss accomplishments >
                                                                                                                                                                upon adjusting to America. Fireside '
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ; combat drugs and one specifically
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ;s supporting the death penalty for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          i- dealers. The Byrnes will then send
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         3:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         4:30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Barry Drake
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Barbeque      ~      i
     pus acclimates you to the real
     world, you are not living under the                                                                                        Wednesday 20      10:00 a.m.-
                                                                                                                                                                Lounge.                                                   I the petitions to Gov. Mario
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          : Cuomo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         7:30                  Doors Open at McCann Center
- protective bubble of the college.                                                                                                               12:00 p.m.    "Card Travel Agency," Representative
                                                                                                                                                                available with travel information. Cham-                  ; , "Anyone who felt mad or hurt               8:00                  Concert Begins-JohnCafferty and the Beaver Brown Band with
         "In your own apartment, you                                                                                                                            pagnat Information Desk.                                   /because of Eddie's death should
     can do anything you want," said                                                                                                             4:30 p.m.'                                                               ' read about the problem behind it                                   Special Guests.
                                                  Friday, April 15th, 1988
                                                                                                                                                                      v
      Joyce, who is a criminal justice                                                                                                           6:00 p.m.      "Hispanic Night," ethnic meal and music,
      major.
                                                                                                                                                 7:30 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                cafeteria.
                                                                                                                                                                "Pepe Santana," reknown Hispanic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          - then.act, "Cordo said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          I Cordo hopes to bring the peti-                                                                                    Rain Site             V
         Sansola agrees: "Most students
      who move off campus leave at the
      end of sophomore year. They want
                                                        Donnelly Hall                                                                                           historian and musician. Sponsored by
                                                                                                                                                                Hispanic Club. Fireside.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         i
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          a lions to Marist before the end of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          | the semester.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                "I'd read about crack alleys in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         12 noon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         1:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Vendors selling tie-dyes and jewelry Campus Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Reggae Artists Wesley Rogers Band River Room
      to experience living on their own,
      and not live under housings rules."           (during check cashing hours)                                                Thursday 21       11:00 a.m.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         |r.the paper and it didn't affect me —
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         | but now it is," he said.                      3:00.                 Barry Drake River Room
          One problem that Joyce finds                                                                                                            2:00 p.m.      "Artwork Display," Keith Kenny, artist.                 •* Cordo has known several people'
      with living off campus is he feels
      somewhat excluded from the cam-
                                                                                  or                                                              8:00 p.m.
                                                                                                                                                                 Gallery Lounge.
                                                                                                                                                                  "African Dance Troup," experience
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         j who were in trouble with cocaine.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         | He used to .react by dissociating
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         7:30
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         8:00
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Doors*Open at McCann Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Concert Begins-John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band with
      pus. He said Marist flyers are sent                                                                                                                        African culture through dance. Sponsored
      to his home in New Jersey, his            Contact Celeste Frasier, Ext. 206                                                                                byB.S.U.                                                5 himself from them. Now if so-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         3. meone was in need he would                                         Special Gufests.
      mother them to heim and by the                                                                                                                                                                                     's- "physically go out and get help,"
      time he gets them it's old news.
          Maria Kelly, from Bloom field,
                                                                                                                                Friday 22         11:00 a.m.     "Chinese Lunch," ethnic meal and music,
                                                                                                                                                                 cafeteria.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         i. he said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         > Cordo fears that young people
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ;     Ticket Prices: $3.00 w/Marist I.D.
      N.J., who moved off campus when
      she didn't get the housing she re-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ; like those at Marist will never know
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             why Byrne died.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                $3.00 per guest with housing guest pass
      quested, said the only problems her
       apartment ever has is with securi-
                                                                                                                                   All programs are open to Marist students, faculty and staff. Meals are free
                                                                                                                                 to students on the meal plan, non-meal plan members must pay at the door.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                '"Half the people here (at Marist)                                                 only 2 guests per Marist Students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             would give the wrong reason for his
       ty. "Strange people c ^ i e to our           * sponsored by Student Academic Committee'                                                                                                                               (Byrne's^death," Cordo said. "We                             Special Thanks, to Housing Office, Activities Office, Student Government,
       door and we've gotten prank phone                                                                                                                                                                                     can't let people forget about his                                  and Sellers for the extra help in making these events possible.
       calls, but you have to expect it                                                                                                                                                                                      death and why he was killed."
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Crew in the cafe
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             is really cookin'
by .Jeff Nicosia
   Well, good afternoon boys
and girls. Have you missed Un-
                                                               Students                                                                       The Office of
cle Jeff and his weekly column
of bad taste and general
mayhem? I thought as much. 1
must apologize to my loyal
                                                               Needed                                                                          Admissions

                                                                To Be
readers (both of them) for not
writing my column for the last
two weeks, but unfortunately
my mind, body and liver were
                                                                                                                                           is currently      accepting
undergoing some serious re-                                                                                                                applications       for the

                                                              Orientation                                                                  Admissions        Coop in
adjustment due to the damage
I inflicted on myself this Spring
Break.                                                                                                                                     Educational        Admini-
   That being as such, I've
decided to go back to my old
                                                                                                                                           stration.
format this week because: 1) it
requires little intelligent thought
and 2) I feel like it.                                          Leader                                                                     Interested Juniors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   t~i.
   1. How 'bout           them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          / -I^^B
Yankees?!: As of today (Sun.,
April 10, 1988) the Yanks are
5-0. I'm aware that by the time
this column appears they may
                                                                          June 14-16,                                                      should submit letters of
                                                                                                                                           application and a
                                                                                                                                           resume by Friday,                                                                                                                                  Andrew Minor, Hanes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Graham, Brian Lackemann and
be 5-4, but for now I'm loving
life.
  2. Thrush: Sunrise Highway,
Rockville Center, N.Y.: I've
                                                                             22-24                                                         April 22nd, 1988, to:                                                                                                                            Eddie Packard (above.left)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            prepare a chicken dinner while
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Betty Johnson (left) cleans
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            vegtables in preparation for the
been going to this club for about                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           students who eat dinner in the
four years and, while it doesn't                                                                                                              Mary Beth Carey                                                                                                                               cafeteria. Arlene Barrett (left)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            places some trays and glasses
have the dramatics of a West
Village niteclub, you can still                                                                                                                  Director                                                                                                                                   through the dishwasher as part
have a pretty decent time. Get                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              of her duties while she is on the
there before 11 :p.m. — it's free.                                                                                                                  of                                                                                                                                      job. (Photos by Alan Tetter)

  3. The Talking Heads— Nak-                     Room, Board, & Stipend Offered                                                                 Admissions
ed: Their new album is
ncredibly tight, especially when                       See Deborath Bell
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Photographs
you consider that the band
hasn't recorded together in
                                                    C.C., Room 266, Ext. 517
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              by Alan Tener
quite some time." Said MTV
 music expert Rick Hankey,
 "It's a great aibum. Pius, it's

                                                                                                                                                                                                               Now a few wordMfrom                                                                                        our Marist                                            observer
 got a monkey on the cover, so
 ya gotta like that."
   4.Lights on the Garden                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          breath test. Of course, this is just a theory
 Apartments basketball courts:
 My god, Marist did something
 smart for once. (Of course                                                                                                                                                                                    Tattoo parlor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Despite the discrete location of the tattoo,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Bridget was willing to show many of our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 curious friends. After all, it is art.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   On the road:                                    and I strongly suggest not testing it out.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       However, I'm not going to be the one to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   complain because I'm never happy. If a bar,
 measuring the rim height might
 have been a good idea too.)                                                                                                                                                                                   is no place
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    For support, I joined Bridget and Tony in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the "tattoo room." First, Tony made a sten-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 cil of the design. Bridget approved it and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Getting there                                   say Sidetracked, is overly crowded, 1
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   complain.
   5. Mulligan's, Hooker Ave.,
 Poughkeepsie: Simply put; a
 good drinking bar. No fights,
                                                                                                                                                                                                               for thin-skinned                                  Tony applied it.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Next, Tony set up his tools and inks and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   is half the fun                                    "This is ridiculous. It's taking forever to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   get a drink," 1 whine to my friends.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   However, if it wasn't packed from wall to
 no freshmen and no blue-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         prepped the area for the tattoo. At this point                                                   wall, 1 would complain how beat it is because
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   by Joseph O'Brien
 colored drinks.
    6. "Sloof Lirpa" : If you get
  a chance, try to get a hold of the
                                                 What, you never heard of Wonka?                                                                                                                               by Joseph O'Brien
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  I hate pain. I hate needles. I hate holes in
                                                                                                                                                                                                               my skin and I always try to keep my blood
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Bridget5 was getting nervous and said she
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  thought she should be drunk while getting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the tattoo.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      There are only so many weekends in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   semester to take advantage of the fast-paced
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   excitement of Marist night life. With options
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   nobody is out. So, like any other school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Marist night life is what you make of it.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Another major reason lor making road
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   trips, is to visit friends. We crash on their
  April 1, edition of the
  Poughkeepsie Journal. Mike
  Zuccarello did a super job mak-
                                                               M.C.C.T.A.                                                                                                                                      inside my body. I once went to have my ear
                                                                                                                                                                                                               pierced, but I.opted to get a clip-on instead.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               I even thought that hurt a little too much and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 I agreed it would be a good idea. In forty
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              years when her grandchildren ask her why
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              grandma has a wrinkled red lighting bolt on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   like Skinner's, Sidetracked and Renaissance,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   it's hard to imagine students would seek
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   alternative weekend entertainment — but it's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   floors.or couches and, when you wake up the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   next day, you find yourself answering the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   questions of a host's puzzled roommate.
  ing up a fictional 7-5 African                                                                                                                                                                                                                              her behind, "I was really sober one after-                                                               "Who are you?"
  who will be playing for Marist
  next year. (I'm laughing now,                                   presents                                                                                                                                     took it off.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  My sensitivity to any kind of pain makes
                                                                                                                                                                                                               something like a tattoo out of the question.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              noon and it seemed like the thing to do,"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              doesn't cut it as an excuse.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   true.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                At least a few times a semester, some
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "I'm Joe, I live with Chris."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "Who's Chris?"
  but 1 actually believed it!)
                                                                                          19                                                                                                                   However, this didn't stop me from taking a        The needle sounded like a dentist drill. I students pile into cars and make tracks in                 "He went to high school with Tony, and
      7. The Hot Dog Vendor in
   front of the Poughkeepsie Post
   Office: Good New York City
                                                    "Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory                                                                                                                      friend of mine, .Bridget j\to "Tattoo Fantasy
                                                                                                                                                                                                               — Skiff Art Studio" in Marlboro, N.Y., to
                                                                                                                                                                                                               get a tattoo last Friday afternoon.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              hated-that. Tony said to just relax and be what.is known as a road"trip ~ leaving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              calm because it would only sting for a little behind packed keg parties, over crowded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              while. I said I would try, but it wasn't going bars, nights of drinking by the river and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   were up visitine from Marist."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "Oh,... Who's Tony?."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "1 don't really know, I just met him last
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   night when I got here, 1 think he lives with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              to be easy. Hethen reminded'me that he was' hours of sneaking beers into the room.
   style dogs. Decent red onion
   sauce.                                                                                  Thursday, April 14th — 7 pm                                                                                                                             x
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We drove by the place a few times before talking to Bridget.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               we went in because Bridget wanted to make
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               But where do we go on these road trips?             you."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "Oh, you mean Sab?"
                                                                                                                                                                                                               sure it was "nicey!. place. Fair enough,                                                                                                                "Yea, that's him, I think."
     8. Introducing the Hardline
   According to Terence Trent
   D'Arby: What? Has our hard-
                                                                                       Saturday, April 16th— 12 pm & 3 pm                                                                                      anyone getting something permanently etch-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               ed into their skin has the right to make sure
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Editor's note: These are the latest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       "Well, I would offer you something to eat,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    but all we have is lettuce and ketchup."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 installments in Joe O'Brien's continuing                                              At this point I'm hoping the sweat shirt,
   core crazed columnist become a
   lover of all that is Top 40?
   Hardly. D'Arby's music is a
                                                                                             Sunday, April 17th — 2 pm                                                                                         it is going to be in a "nice" place.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Once inside, I was surprised with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                               decor. I'd envisioned drunken sailors waiting
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  series on life at Marist — and beyond.                                            pillow and blanket I bagged when I came in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the night before wasn't his.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       One disadvantage of a road trip is runn-
   mish-mash of reggee, disco and
   yes, even pop. And it's good,
   vefy good. (I still refuse to listen
                                                                                            in the Marist College Theatre                                                                                      to get naked mermaids tattooed on their
                                                                                                                                                                                                               arms. What I found was similar to a'doctors
                                                                                                                                                                                                               office. There was a sliding glass window to        The needle touched her skin, Bridget More often than not we make our way to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ing into someone you thought was a real
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    dweeb in high school only to find out he now
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               squeezed my hands, I cringed,, and Tony, friend's colleges or even our roommate's                    has a hot looking girlfriend.
   to Whitesnake or Miami Sound
   Machine — I have some
   morals!)
                                                                                                and don't forget about                                                                                         the "tattoo room," plants and magazines.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               A few differences were the three- month-old who has a masters in art, created an illustra- great lengths to join them in weekends of
                                                                                                                                                                                                               issues of Time and Field and Stream were        tion which will be around as long as Bridget.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              friends college. Ironically, we go through               "Joe.... Joe O'Brien, what are you doing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    here       this is Rhonda, my hot looking
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  For the next fifteen minutes Bridget took packed keg parties, over crowded bars,                  freshmen girlfriend who hardly sleeps in her
     9. Tito Horford entering the
   NBA: Shouldn't this be in
   lameness? Yes, but the truth is, •
   I'm going to enjoy watching this
                                                                                                                  MARIST NITE                                                                                  replaced three-month-old issues of Playboy.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               In the office a Hell's Angels poster replaced
                                                                                                                                                                                                               the traditional Norman Rockwell painting of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the pain well, I wasn't too bad either. -      nights of drinking at there version of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              river. For instance Fairfield sports a nice
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  After the out line was drawn, Tony col- view of the the Long Island Sound.
                                                                                                                                                                                                               the boy in a doctor's office pulling up his ored in the red/Staying inside the lines was          "the next question is why do we bother?
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    dorm room, if you know what I mean. So,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    who are you here with?"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       And I reluctantly admit, "Well actually
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    I'm here with that group of drunken slobs
   guy embarrass himself.                                                                                  (Marist Students ONLY)                                                                              pants, and the receptionist here wore leather. absolutely crucial.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  The walls of the waiting room were filled
                                                                                                                                                                                                               with different design options, butJJridget
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              First off we can look at the Marist night
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              scene.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    ov.er there, right by the guy throwing up on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the'table.".. ' , '
      10. Scrap Bar — McDoagal                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    All went well. Even though the lighting                                                               Despite this type of unpleasantry, the
    at Bleckcr: Punkers, Hippies
    and Skinheads mix freely with
                                                                                                          Friday, April 15th — 8 pm                                                                            came with a design of her own'.,—.a red bolt was sore it looked great. Tony even took
                                                                                                                                                                                                               lightning bolt with black trim.                 a picture of it for his scrapbook and we paid desired. When considering the downtown,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Some people like to show their tattoos off. him $50. • '
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 It's been said before: it leaves much to be        overall road trip experience is usually a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    memorable one. Perhaps John Miller, a
    out-of-work artists, teachers,                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      ......                portion of Oneonta, which is lined with bars          senior from Pine:Bush, JM.Y., summed it up
    preppies and Wall Street types
    tacreatc a bar that anyone can
                                                                                                        FREE Admission to all performances                                                                     A man in the waiting room had bo^h. arms-
                                                                                                                                                                                                               covered with tattoos. Bridget, on the other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               v
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and'other social establishments, the number
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  1 was very impressed with the tattoo and - and variety of major "Marist bars" shies in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    best when he said,-,"On:a road trip you have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the best of both worlds. You see your friends
    caff home. (Bass Ale on tap).                                                                          (Donations will be accepted)                                                                        hand, wanted hers in a place where no one . told Bridget 1 might even get one myself. In ' comparison. If a pub crawl, stopping at each
                                                                                                                                                                                                               could see it, so she had placed the posterior, fact, the next time I come across a box of      one of these Marist bars for a beer and a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     from_home, but for the most part you have
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     complete anonymity. You'll probably never
                                                                                                                                                                                                               within the boundaries of her tan lines. This Cracker Jacks with "lick and press" tattoos       shot, were held, I get the feeling one could
                Anything even                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        see these people, again so you can do what


I
                                                                                                                                                                                                               didn't faze Tony the skin artist, he was very as the secret toy surprise inside, I will.       complete the course and still pass a police
                                                                                                                                                                                                               professional.                                                                                                                                         ever-you want and get away with it."
    romxery associated with job                                                        : , •   . .-.•-A:"..v.v.   ./..   A.'i -   -.-••-

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         New Paltz                                 Brawley case called                                                                                                                                                                                    thursday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          morning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   tflieKJanSt                                                                         Star defenseman hurts leg
         puts reins                                an issue of sexism                                                                                                                                                                                     quarterback                          il
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     : ^ , ,                           by Chris Barry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Bob Cowic, Marist's two-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Cowie was named first-team
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 All-Conference both as a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 freshman and sophomore, and
         on Mayfest                               by Bill Johnson                                     troversial case of the black Wapp-
                                                                                                      ingers Falls teenager who alleges
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       time            All-Conference
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       defenseman, suffered a strain-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 second-team All-Conference
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 last year even after missing most
           by Shelley Smith
             Mayfest at SUNY New Paltz
                                                     The media and the public regard
                                                  the Tawana Brawley case as too
                                                  much a racist issue and not enough
                                                                                                      she was assaulted by six white men
                                                                                                      last fall.
                                                                                                         The council's purpose, Ottaviani
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Dream                                                                                                                                                  ed right hamstring in the open-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ing minute of the lacrosse
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       team's 15-7 loss to Montclair
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 of the season.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    He suffered a knee injury at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the end of his sophmore year
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and had some cartilage remov-
                                                                                                      said, is to identify women's needs                                                                                                                                                                                                 114^20:                                                       State College last week, and is
          is not going to be the wild drink-
          ing party that it used to be.
             The 13-year-old tradition of
          loud music and lots of drinking,
                                                  as a sexist issue, according to
                                                  Roberta Ottaviani, president of the
                                                  Dutchess County Council for
                                                  Women.
                                                                                                      and concerns and provide advocacy
                                                                                                      and referral to women in the Mid-
                                                                                                      Hudson Valley. Ottaviani said the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                basketball
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  by Chris Barry
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       expected to be out for at least
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       two weeks, according to Glenn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marinclli, head trainer.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ed at the end of thai season. A
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 collision with teammate Peter
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Geary at the beginning of last
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ' ; " ' " ' .LACROSSE. -                                                                 Cowic had originally hurt the          season re-injured the knee caus-
          which was attended annually by             Speaking at a press conference                   5-year-old council was the first                                                                                                                                                         ;
                                                                                                      Dutchess County agency to call for                                                                                                                                                             Fri., 4/15 r-. Hosting Stevens Institute of Technology, 4 p.m.                                    leg during preseason drills,              ing Cowie to miss most of last
          hundreds of Marist students, is         last week in the Lowell Thomas                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Marinclli said, and then re-              vear's season. Marinclli ^aid.
                                                  Center, Ottaviani blamed the                        a special prosecutor assigned to the-                                                                                                           This week I had a dream. Il              "'     '.'-••            .      -TENNIS
          now being called Spring Fling                                                                                                                                                                                                           was a weird dream.                                                                                                                                   injured it in the season opener
          and is only open to New Paltz           media for oversight and neglect by                  Brawley case. Now, she said she is                                                                                                                                                             Fri.,.4/jl5,— At ECAC Metro Conference Tournament at
                                                                                                      concerned for Brawley's physical                                                                                                                I dreamt I was at the James                 Monmouth College .                                                                                   against Kean College.
          students.                               not giving women enough voice in                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        The defenseman said he felt
                                                  the Brawley case, conveying the no-                 and psychological welfare, while                                                                                                            J.McCann Recreation Center                         Sat., 4/16 — At.ECAC Metro Conference Tournament at
              "There is no field show,"                                                                                                                                                                                                           playing in a t\vo-on-two basket-                                                                                                                     fine in warm-ups before the
          said Linda Witter, a spokesman          tion that black men are Brawley's                   black activists, led by the Rev. Al                                                                                                                                                        -Mbrtmouth College             "
                                                                                                      Sharpton, refuse to allow the girl                                                                                                          ball game. Brian Colleary had                .' - ;Wjed.,,4/20 —.Hosting Vassar College, 4 p.m. -                                                    Montclair game. "I had just
           for SUNY New Paltz. Instead            principal spokespersons, instead of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  picked up a ground ball and was
                                                  women.                                              to cooperate with authorities.                                                                                                              just announced the crowd as be-
           the Smithereens will play on                                                                                                                                                                                                           ing a newJVlcCann record —                                                ' .'/'CREW                                                                 coining off the field and it just
           May 1, in an auditorium with a            While she has no objection to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     popped," Cowie said.
                                                  male lawyers handling the case, Ot-                     "It's a sexist issue," Ottaviani                                                                                                        9,123 peopie.                                     . Sat.,:4/16 t-r. At Ithaca/College
           capacity of 3,000.                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Jeff Bower, assistant coach                                                                                                                         Marinclli said lacrosse in-
              "We are not publicizing it          taviani said she has had to fight to                 said. "It's a female victim who                                                                                                                                                                 • :.              '•'BASKETBALL-:-- • - . * ' '
                                                                                                       almost had to prove she was a                                                                                                              of the men's basketball team,                                                                                                                        juries are difficult to deal with
           very much," said Witter. The            make her voice heard at various                                                                                                                                                                                                             ,      thuri v 4/14,- Wed.? 4/20,-r Signing period for high school                                      because the season only lasts six
                                                  public rallies spawned by the con-                   victim."                                               Music.,. From The Streets To The Stars                                              was the referee. The teams were
           college administration does not                                                                                                                                                                                                       . Rik'Smiis andvR|idy Bourgarel                   recfuits'.ffuns'UnUl raid-Ma^)                                                                      weeks. "You try to get the
           want to sponsor an event that                                                                                                                               RECORD WORLD                                                                                                                           •?   - * . " ' . • • •; ."*'•'"•<•£'       '   •   •       .     ,.-   ;    -

           involves so many people and so
           much alcohol.
                                                   Marist seeks replacements                                                                                                                                                                     • against rhcarid Dennis J. Mur-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ray, president of Marist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  College. •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  •'-' •-* ' * " " '*''"> 1NTRAMURALS.•"' • '• •; -,•',>;.;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  - "The five'-on-iive,basketball championships will be held next
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       players back a little faster," he
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       said.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Two weeks doesn't sound like
              Last year as many as 20,000
           fans drank from cans, kegs and
           bottles and listened to Joan Jett
                                                  for 4 residence directors                                                                                           ... WITH RECORD WORLD'S
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      For the opening tip-off, Rudy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  jumped against President Mur-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 weekrand ajre. hoped, to "be,completed by Thurs., .4/21.,.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ,;;. ^e^menfs;ahd cbred5softball leagues began yesterday;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       a very long time, but with only
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       three weeks left on the schedule,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the prognosis means Cowic will               Bob Cowie (Photo courtesy
                                                  by Mark Miller                        on."                                                                   NEW AND DEVELOPING ARTIST PROGRAM,                                                  ray. Rudy won.
           and her rock and roll band. The                                                  Marist is now conducting a na-                                                                                                                            But Dr. Murray-showed in-                                                                                                                        miss most of the season.                   of Marist Sports Information)
                                                                                                                                                                  THE BEST OF TODAY'S NEW MUSIC.
           number of students at New
           Paltz is only 7,700.                      Four of Marist's five residence
                                                                                        tional and local search for new resi-
                                                                                        dent directors, according to San-
                                                                                                                                                          T BONE BURNETT I                             M I D N I G H T OIL
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   credible agility for a college
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   president. ^Before. Rudy had
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lacrosse
                                                  directors will leave Marist before    sola. The applications are due April                                                                                                                       even landed, Dr. Murray ^- or              Continued from page 20
         V.                     .          ,                                             16, or until the positions are filled.                           THE TALKING ANIMALS'                          DIESEL AND DUST                                                                        Foxes 9-3 in the second half.
                                                  our next school year begins.
                                                                                        Marist is advertising in local papers                                            Including:        »
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Including:
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   " D J " as the crowd was now
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   chanting —. had sprinted                       Montclair State, 7-1 overall and                                                        Teachers: Let us do the searching
           Sharpton-
                                                                                                                                                               Th. wild truth/Pum* HMTI                                                                                                        undefeated in conference play,
                                                      Kathleen Flynn, Katie Henry, and the Chronicle for Higher                                                    Dane*. Dane*. Dane*                              Sornatknaa                     downcourt, stolen the ball from
                                                   Susan Dorr and Mike Seider all will Education.                                                                                                                                                  Rik and Kit me with'/*- baseball            opened the scoring.at, 13:^5 of the
                                                   move on at the conclusion of the         A committee will review the ap-                                                                                                                        pass for an easy, layup.                    first period ,ahd led 6r4 at halftime.                                                              For Information
         Continued from page 3                     semester.                            plications, invite the prospects to                                                                                                                           As they tried'to get the bail            Ntorifclair is favored to -win the
         come on in. He paid to get in like           Steve Sansola, director of hous- visit the campus and then make                                                                                                                              into play, DJ had his hands                 c.onference again this year, .accor-                                                                 Write or Call:
                                                   ing, said the large number leaving recommendations for hiring.                                                                                                                                  right in front of Rudy's face arid          ding to Malet.
         everybody else."
            Nalo Hampton, president-elect          does not surprise him.                   The new RDs will meet with                                                                                                                             I was able to intercept the pass               "They are an excellent team,                                                                 Dutchess Teachers Agency
         of the BSU, said she was surprised           "There is a high turnover rate," those leaving to aid the transition.                                                                                                                        and hit a nifty 3-pointer before            they have some -very good mid-
         at Sharpton's interest in the BSU.        he said. "The maximum stay for a         "The RD position is unique,"                                                                                                                           Rik even knew what was                      fielders and an outstanding
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               goalie," Malet said. "Even though
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    P.O. Box 2986
             "I don't know if the communi-         resident director is usually three said Sansola, "in that they can                                                                                                                              happening.
         ty thinks its controversial, but I        years."                               never get away from their jobs."
                                                                                            "In a live-in position like this,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      After DJ had connected on                we lost, we played one of our best
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             •games of the year."
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
          think it was good for us," she said.                                                                                                                                                                                                     seven consecutive l4*-foot hook;
              One member of the BSU who                Each of the RDs scheduled to there is a high burnout rate," said
                                                    leave has worked at "Marist for two Flynn. "It's more than a full-time
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   shots, Rik went on a dunking
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   spree. He made \1 dunks in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Mid-fielders Dan Arnold and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tom Donnelan, usually known for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    (914) 454-6841
           did not want to be identified
           disagreed. "I don't know what he          years. *                             job. We work holidays and                                                                                                                                row.                 •      2z~~*^-£     ; their offensive prowess, sparkled                                                                        NO FEES UNTIL PLACED
           wants," she said.           "Mostly          "There's nothing else for me to weekends. We live with people a                                                                                                                                DJ and 1 were'now losing.           "f:deffSisively for the Red Foxes, ac-
          everyone I talked to did not want         do here," said Kathleen Flynn. few years younger than us."                                                                                                                                         Bower started making some .        ,'•. corcling to Malet.
          him there."                               "I've received my masters degree.       According to Sansola, it would                                                                                                                         questionable calls, which gave
             Betty Yeaglin, director of college     I've worked in both the North and be strange for any of the RDs to                                                                                                                             the two big guys an advantage                                                                                                                                             THKiFTy
          activities, said she was unaware of       the South End. It's time to move stay longer than two years.                                                                                                                                   they didn't need. For instance,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   he gave DJ a technical because •
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             &t/enMf cairn
           Sharpton's visit before his arrival.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Bfif«. SODA • J.C   rro
           She said she didn't know why he                                                                                                                                                                                                         his socks had fallen down to his
           was at the dance or invited.                                                                                                                                                                                                            ankles.
              Peter Amato, assistant dean of                                                                                                                                                                                                           1 was getting pretty miffed.
           academic affairs, said he was also                                                                                                                                                                                                      So was DJ.
           surprised at Sharpton's arrival.                                                                                                                                                                                                            After Rudy calmly iced two
                                                                                                                                                          ?      THE                                   HENRY LEE SUMMER                             free-throws, DJ and I moved                                                                                                                    AMPROj_
           When asked how he felt about the
           controversial figure appearing at a
           college sponsored event Amato
           said: "I have no feelings either
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   the ball better than the Harlem
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Globetrotters, making it all the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   way downcourt without even a
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            way."                                                                                                                                            Wheels Tumlng/ttxi Make Me Feel
                                                                                                                                                           Maybe It Won! LMt/WIWI You Give Out
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   single dribble.
                                                                                                                                                                      Stop This Car                                                                    All of a sudden it was next


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    fall. Rik was wearing a LA Clip-
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and I were in my mansion on
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the men's junior varsity lightweight                                      "WE HAVE ALL IT TAKES TO MAKE YOUR PARTY''
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 eight. "They don't have as much
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 experience as the heavyweight-four
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 or the varsity eight, but they are                                                                              BEER • SODA • LOTTO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 coming along very nicely," he said.
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                                                                                                                                                                            SOUTH HILLS MALL                                                     beat Ithaca this weekend, which is                                  (1 MILE FROM MARIST COLLEGE)
                                                                                                                                                          OPEN EVENINGS. SPEClAl ORDERS ClADtY TAKEN. MAJOR CREOlT CARDS HONORED                 something a junior varsity crew                                                                                               Proprietor - John Urban Class of '82
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 hasn't done in a while."
                                                                                                                                         Page 20 - THE CIRCLE - April 14, 1988


Crews roll on
towards Ithaca
by David Blondin
                                           "Ithaca will be eager to row
   The Marist College men's crew        against us to prove last year was a
had a strong outing and the             fluke," he added. "We'll have to
women's freshman open-eight re-         really bust our butts in every race
mained unbeaten last Saturday           we roAiv."
against Drexel University in              The weather could be a factor as
Philadelphia, Pa.                       well. "Hopefully the weather will
                                        stabilize," he said. "April usually
  The men's varsity heavyweight-        has a lot of thunderstorms, and
fpiir — from bow to coxswain Ed         wind."
Flood, Paul Dottinger, Marty Ken-          While Ithaca is a tough test, it is
nedy, Jay Murray and Maureen            another preparation for the Dad
Casey — won by an impressive            Vail Regatta — the small college
23.8-second margin.                     equivilant of a national champion-
   in the lightweight-eight race,       ship — which is held in
                                        Philadelphia from May 12 through
                                                                                     m                                        ^^0MSi^*S0»i
Marist's varsity crew took first
while the junior varsity finished se-   May 14.
cond. The varsity lightweight-eight        "We're coming close to our                                                                        iCS^i^r."
also beat Drexel's heavyweight-         climax," said Dottinger, captain of
eight in another race.                  the crew. "Winning and peaking at
                                        the Dad Vail is our goal."
   But Marist can't rest on its            A point which stresses the impor-
laurels this week. On Saturday they     tance of last week's races. One of
face their biggest test yet against     the most important things about
Ithaca College. "It's one of our        rowing against Drexel, Davis s,aid,
toughest races," said Larry Davis*      is the crews row the Dad Vail
head crew coach.                        course and get familiar with it.              Maureen Casey (coxswain), Jay Murray, Marty Kennedy, Paul Dottinger, and Ed Flood
                                           "We're slower starters than most         practice in anticipation of upcoming men's heavyweight competition.
   Ithaca is a very deep team with      teams," said Davis. "We are mov-                                                                               (Photo by Allison Robbins)
fast crews which should give Marist     ing faster and each week becomes season.
challenging races, said Davis. "We                                                                               "I'd like to see us get our cadences    "We've had a lot of injuries,
                                        critical for us now." But, he said,    "In theory we're ready," said (strokes per minute) higher and get         sickness and attrition. They have
just barely edged them last year,"      he feels the crews are where they Davis. "There are a few things I'd a better rythym." .
he said.                                                                                                                                                 less experience than the men. I'd
                                        should be at this point in the like to be doing better," he added.         About the women, Davis said:                      Continued on page 19


                                                                                 Young players lead way
                                                                                 in netters' strong start
                                                                                 by Ken Foye                           tories and also managed a win in          tough matches at the top position
                                                                                   With the help of six freshmen —     the loss to Ramapo. The two each          before beating Carl Berry of Bard
                                                                                 including four singles players and    got off to a good start individually      6-2, 6-1.
                                                                                an undefeated freshmen doubles          as well, winning two of their first         Sandmeier also got his first
                                                                                pair — the Marist College mens'        three singles matches.                     doubles win of the season against
                                                                                tennis team has roared to a 3-1           The other freshman singles              Bard. After the Sandmeier-Gagney
                                                                                start.                                 players, Jim Cagney and Rob               team lost twice, Dioguardo paired
                                                                                   The Red Foxes lost to Ramapo        Seipp, have each won three of their       Sandmeier up with freshman Jamie
                                                                                College 7-2 last Thursday but then     first four matches.                     ' Breen, and the two won in split sets
                                                                                crushed Bard College, 9-0, on Fri-        Another freshman, Jon Petruc-          against Bard.
                                                                                day aqnd SUNY New Paltz on             ci, has won three times along with           Dioguardo said he doesn't know
                                                                                Saturday. The team will jjarticipate   his doubles partner, sophomore            what to expect at the ECAC Tour-
                                                                                in the ECAC Metro Conference           Rob Kirk. The Petrucci-Kirk pair          nament because he isn't familiar
                                                                                Tournament this weekend at Mon-        split their first two matches, but        with the other teams. "We played
                                                                                mouth College.                         have won easily twice since.              FDU in the fall, and they're
                                                                                    Results of two matches this week      "(The freshmen) are doing real-        awesome," he said. "Monmouth is
                                                                                 — a home match against Hartwick       ly well," said Marist Coach George        usually pretty strong. But the rest
                                                                                 on Tuesday and an away match          Dioguardo. "After losing four peo-        of them I just don't know.
                                                                                 yesterday against Siena — were        ple last year, they had to fill some         "After the tournament we have
                                                                                 unavailable at press time.            shoes and they're doing it pretty         seven more matches," Dioguardo
                                                                                   The doubles team of freshmen        well."                                    continued. "Six of them are at
                                                                                 Stan Phelps and Chris Trieste, the       The newcomers also made up for         home, but we don't have any easy
                                                                                 only undefeated position on the       a slow start by Marist's number-          ones left. Bard and New Paltz
                                                                                 Marist team, rolled over their op-    one spot player, junior Max Sand-         weren't very strong teams. But the
                                                                                 ponents in the three Marist vic-      meier. Sandmeier dropped two              rest will all be tough."




       Freshman Stan Phelps — half of Marist's undefeated doubles
     pair — in action at a match last week against Ramapo.
                                      (Photo by Mark Gottcent)


Lacrosse team crushes FDU, evens record
 by Joe Madden                           falling to Montclair State College,    were not available at press time.         The Red Foxes opened the scor-       goals in under four minutes.
                                         15-7.                                     Against FDU, Brian Hannifan         ing at 13:22 of the first period on     However, the Red Foxes were
                                           The Red Foxes host Stevens In-       and Bill Drolet each scored three      Hannifan's first goal of the game.      equal to the task as they too scored
  The Marist College lacrosse team      stitute of Technology Friday at         goals and recorded two assists to      The freshman mid-fielder scorch-        five third period goals.
split a pair of games last week,        4:00 p.m. in their final home game      lead the Red Foxes, while Tom          ed the nets in the period scoring all      Each team added a goal in the
smashing Fairleigh Dickinson            of the season. Marist hosted SUNY       Donhellan added three goals and        three of his goals and getting one      third period with FDU closing out
University, 15-6, on Saturday after     Stonybrook yesterday. Results           one assist.                            of his assists.                         the scoring at 3:23 of the fourth
                                                                                                                          Senior Mid-fielder Todd Jesaitis     period.

 Bar brawl cancels rugby match
  by Chris Barry                           The Cortland team had arriv-
                                                                                                                       added two goals in the second
                                                                                                                       period as the Red Foxes mounted
                                                                                                                       a 9-0 lead by halftime. Goalie John
                                                                                                                       Blake shut the door on the Knights
                                                                                                                                                                  "We needed this game to get our
                                                                                                                                                               offense going," Malet said.
                                                                                                                                                                  The win raised Marist s record to
                                                                                                                                                               3-3 overall. The Red Foxes are 2-2
                                        ed in Poughkeepsie one day ear-        escorted out by police, McGurk          coming up with nine first-half          in the Knickerbocker Conference.
     The Marist College-SUNY            ly in order to be well-rested for      said.                                   saves. Blake finished with 17 saves
  Cortland rugby match schedul-         Saturday's match, McGurk                  Fearing more altercations at          for the game.                             Against Montclair State the Red
  ed for last Saturday was cancell-     said. Friday evening they (the         Marist on Saturday, the Cor-                It was the Red Foxes' best half      Foxes didn't fare as well in a game
  ed after the Cortland rugby           Cortland players) went to              tland team headed back to their         of the season, according to Mike         played under lights in torrential
  team was involved in a brawl at       Sidetracked, located at 103            school Friday night, McGurk              Malet, head coach. "We were real-       rain. Montclair State, last year's
  a local bar which is a popular        Parker Ave. A fight broke out          said.                                    ly clicking on all eight cylinders,"    Knickerbocker Conference cham-
  hangout for Marist students, ac-      between the Cortland players              McGurk said no members of •           he said.                                pions, blew open what had been a
  cording to John McGurk, cap-          and some Marist students and           the Marist rugby team were                  FDU tried to make a comeback         close game by outscoring the Red
  tain of Marist's rugby team.          the Cortland • players were            involved.                                in the third period, scoring five            Continued on page 19

								
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