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Photo by Cal Sparks Back To The Good Old Days It's back to the good old days Sunday w hen the faculty and staff wiU get together for a free Gay 9G's picnic at the USF Riverfront area, by the Hillsborough River . Stu dent Organ izations Secretary Jimetta. Anderson and University Center Administrative Assistant Fred Jenkins enhance the old time lens of Cal of Educational Resources in this exclu sive Oracle flashback. Allen Says 10,500 Ready For Classes In September By JOY BACON Managing Editor President John S. Allen pre dicted that 10,500 students will attend USF next fall at the annual USF Foundation meet ing Thursday evening. Allen said that when USF opened with a charter class of 1,997 students that he had pre dicted 1970 as the year when USF would have an enroll ment of 10,000. Some 3,200 bachelor's de grees and over 100 degrees have been conferreJ since the opening of the Uni versity, said Allen. PRESENT con s truction on camp u s includes the Educa tio11 Building, the Science Cen ter, extension of u t ility lines, more road s and parking lots, and a new golf course. Allen sai d that the work of the :P'oundation was important to the University s ince $100 could purchase $900 Federal dollars of NDEA loan s. He estimated that it costs $1,300 a year for commu ter students to attend school. SOME 2,800 students on campus h ave a personal fami ly income of less t han $5,300 and therefore scholarships and loans are very important to the student,said Allen. Andrew C. Rogers, trea surer of the Foundation, said that the had re ceived a total of $418,670 in 1967. Some $230,970 was ca s h and 82.2 per cent of the cash was from contributions. Other -cash amounts included the rent on properties and land holdings, dividends and inter ests, real estate sale, and cap ital gai ns. Of the other $187,693, 82.6 per cent was from securities contributors and the rest from real estate and miscellaneous items. EXPENDITURES OF the Foundation for 1967 totaled $213,657, 34.7 per cent of which went towards scholar ships. Donations to USF for construction a nd equipment comprised 33.4 per cent. Some $1,200 went for NDEA loans. A total of $680,073 was donated to USF this year. Richard D . Hunter, director of development services, said QUESTION: From what au thority does John Hogue get the idea that he can "cance l " free hour student activity? And who is Jim Cooner? ANSWER: As president of the student body, Hogue has a uthority over all student ac tivities. Hogue exerc i sed that that buying boats and selling them was one way the founda tion earned money. OTHER WAYS included donations of large tracts of land. Hunter also said that three people have willed their bodies to USF's future medi cal school. At the meeting of the Board of Directors following the Foundation meeting Mr. Wil liam A. Gillen, attorney, was elected president and Mrs. John P . Weekley was elected secretary. ELECTED to serve on the Board of Di rectors were Dr. Richard G. Connar, H. L. Culbreath, Jr. , Eugene Chester Fer guson, Henry Gardner, Dial 619 authority in canceling activi ties for what he sai d he thought was an important issue. Jim Cooner is pre s ident of Voice Of T h e Electorate (VOTE) party and a repre sentative in th e l egislature from the College of Basic Studies. 6 To Atten d Christian Parley Six USF students will at tend a three day conference of the Christian Science Church in Boston on August 24. Students going are Chris Sawyer, Rick Smith, Dick Perud, Jan Habben, Judy Kruger , and Dave Martin. During the three-day .period, some 18 hours will be spent in assembly sessions, with most of this time given to student papers and discussion . Among the s ubjects sc heduled for consideration are: cheating, drug s, th e "new mo rality, " birth control, the "death of God" t heology, spir itual values in the creative arts, solving soc ial conflicts, and l eadership in government. Off To The Pole-Almost Theatre usF, doubling as lh e cast of th eir production of "A Fwmy Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum," l eft Tampa Inter nationaJ Airport last week on their USO tour t• of Greenland, I ce land, Labrador, and New foundland . Eng l and i s also on Ute itinerary . T h ey \Vill retur n n ext month. George Karpay, Go r d o n Marks, Victor H. Northcutt, Mrs. James W. O'Neal, Mrs. John D. Weekley, and William Jones, president elect of the Alumni Association. He will serve for two years, the other new members will serve for three year terms. USF LA's Top Average: GRE Tonight By JOHN CALDERAZZO Staff Writer "The results of the Gradu ate R e co r d Examinatons (GRE) given here the last several years consistently show that graduating USF se niors display a better than av erage knowledge of Liberal Arts," Dean Rusell M. Coo per, College of Liberal Arts, said last week. He added that the USF scores , which are compared to the national collegiate av erage by the Educational Testing Service, Princeton, N.J., "strengthen my faith in the Bas ic Studie s and Liberal Arts programs here." At 6 :30 p.m. today and 8 :30 a. m. Saturday a flock of grad uating seniors who hope to at tend graduate schoo l and all Liberal Arts seniors, will file into th e Phy sics auditorium to tackle the len g thy test: : Al though they all realize they are required to take the GRE, many question it s purpose and validity . DEAN COOPER provid es the answers. "There are r ea lly thr ee tests," he said. "There is the Area T es t, which all Liberal Arts and Basic Studies seniors must take. It measures a stu d e nt' s ge n e ral knowledge and i s administered and paid for by USF. "Then there i s the Aptitude Test, which is verbal and quantit a tive and i s a pure measure of intelligence. It i s a prerequisi t e for USF gradu a te programs and many oth ers, and costs $7. "FINALLY THERE are th e Specifics, a group' of 1 5 or 20 spec ialized t es t s covering al mos t every field of knowled ge taught in schools today. Only certain gra duate schools re quire a ppli ca nts to take these." Why must s o many s tud ents t ake the Area, or general knowled ge test? Dean Cooper said it func tions lik e a "medical check up" for both USF and th e in dividual s tud e nt and com pares the "breath and d epth of o u r Lib era l Arts knowled ge with that of the rest of the country . " He conducted, "Our main concern is that our gra du a t es be well rounded people. The GRE helps us find out." t I ttru I t$J lt$J I@J lt$J VOL. 1 -NO. 32 UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH FLORIDA, TAMPA, MAY 24, 1967' Subscription Rate Poge 2 CB REPRESENTATIVE SAYS Capitol 'Bloodletting' Due In Battle Of The' Budget "Tom Spencer's aide said not to worry about the Demo crats. When this thing breaks, there's going to be a lot of bloodletting." Jim Cooner, representative from the College of Basic Studies, told this to the Stu dent Association (SA) legisla ture Thursday night in his re port on SA efforts to reduce the proposed tuition increase. The 90-minute session was in University Center 252. An other SA meeting is scheduled for this Thursday in the same room at 7 p.m. The legislature will be meeting weekly during the summer, SA Vice presi dent Don Gifford said. SPENCER, DEMOCRATIC state senator from Miami, told Gifford, Cooner, and stu dent Sen . Frank Caldwell last week that he would back stu dent efforts, now contained in a bill introduced by Sen . Lawton Chiles of Lakeland, in keeping quarterly state uni versity tuition at $100. The USF delegation was in Tallahassee at the beckoning of Chiles, who wanted to dis cuss the issue. Cooner said the Legislature is thinking about enacting a one per cent "transaction" tax to replace a possible five per cent state sales tax. He said it would result in greater revenue to tax all transaction involving money, than just on sales. COONER ADDED t h a t Duval County State Sen. John Mathews woul d prob ab ly be the next president of the Sen ate. He said "We have some very important support up there." "There's going to be a tax increase," Cooner said. He set June 30 as the day of reckoning between Democrats and Gov. Kirk on the budget. The new fiscal year starts July 1, also the scheduled date the new Florida constitution is set to take effect. Consideration of the consti tution is supposed to start after the Legisla t ure finishes its regular business. COONER SAID quite a bit of the House and Senate ap propriations would go back to the universities. "When this thing blows," Cooner said about tuition, "we hope we can get it down." Caldwell told the legislators the SA will start a mailout campaign to all report card addresses. Those over 21 will receive it themselves, those under 21 will have it sent to parents, he said. A fact sheet will go to the Legislature in Tallahassee Tallahassee Watchers signed by SA Pres. John };[ogue detailing the financial situation a tuition boost would cause students, Caldwell added . HE URGED other universi ties "to set up the same type program." The list of Hills borough representatives and senators, he said, is available in the SA office, CTR 219. Before Cooner and Caldwell reported in Tallahassee, the 18 newly elected legislators were sworn in. Nine more w e r e appointed including three new senators, all for the summer. Claude Scales, R o b e r t Brown, and Robert Carpenter took these offices, and Car penter was elected president pro tempore of the Iegisla ture , making him number three in rank under Hogue and Gifford. Cooner nominat edhim. Photo by Richerd smoot Jim Cooner, CB represe ntative, tells the SA legislature of the worsening infighting among Democrats and Republicans he found while in Tallahassee recently over the ed ucation and tuition issues. He warned it could blow up about June 30. ABOUT UFO'S .. Stranges Cites Experts; USF Astronomers Differ By SUSAN ORTH Correspondent "Phenomena 7.7," featuring an assortment of UFO films which include a retired Air Force officer and a photogra phy expert, will be used by Dr. Frank E . St ranges to present his theory a bout UFO's. The tiUe of the film, to be presented at 8 p.m. Monday in the Business Auditorium, re fers to the 7.7 per cent of UFO (unidentified f I y i n g object) s ightin gs which have not been explained . Stranges, who s ays h e ha s been investigating UFO re ports for 21 years, is the au t hor of a book, "Fl ying Sau cer M3," in which he says that the un ex plained s ighting s indicate int e llig e nt life in outer s pace which is travel ing to earth . STRANGES i s a l so the di rector of the National Investi gations Committee on UFO's, a private, California organiza tion. An alternate exp l a nation of the 7.7 per c e nt is g iven by Dr. Robert E. Wilson, a ssoci ate professor of astronomy who said that 7.6 per cent of the s i ghtings were probably pure fake and th e oth e r . 1 per ce nt s h ould have b ee n ex plained with th e fir s t 92. 3 per cent. He admitt e d that the l ife in outer s pace the ory is possi ble, "but I don't think so." Wilson took exceptio n to the "international con s piracy of sile n ce " on the part of gov e rnm ents with which Stranges exp l a in s lack of further evi . d e nce . "WHEN YOU consider how hard it is to keep eve n mili tary secrets , it would be im poss ible to hid e thes e things which are see n by anyone." Dr . H. K. E i c h o t' IT von Wurmb, head of the as tronomy department , would offer no comment on any "public entertainment" being offered by the University Cen ter. His reference to the UFO que stion was that "an award has been made to Dr. Robert Compton, a reputable scientist and not a seli styled expert," by the U . S . government to _study the UFO's and that he would reserve judgment until a report was iss ued. CTR To Have UFO Program Dr. Frank E. Stranges, di rector of the National Investi gations Committee on Uniden tified Flying Objects (UFO), will pre s ent a color documen tary, "Phenomena 7.7," Mon day at 8 p.m. in Business Au ditorium . It concerns the admitted percentage of over 10,000 offi cially re c orded s i gh ting s in the country which s till remain unid entified after thorough in vesti ga tion of all availa ble in formation. The film shows the actual s ite s of r epor ted "sauc er " landin gs, fully documented as to loc a tion and eye-witne sses , which have happened in re cent years. "PHENOMENA 7.7" i s 90 minutes long, tracing 20 years of UF O inves tigation. It took four years to produce th e pro gram. Dr. Stranges ha s been inter ested in UFO' s s ince hi s col lege d ays when his roommate claimed h e had ac tuall y sigh t ed one. He ha s a ppeared a s specia l gue s t on radio and tel evi sion pro g rams, where h e h as b ee n publicly challenged by military and political ex perts. Free are ava il a ble to ' s tudents, s t aff and faculty at the University Center (CTR) d esk. A limit e d number of tick e t s are available to the public a t $1. per person. "YOUNG WVERS," the movie for thi s weekend, • will b e shown Friday and Satur day, at 7:3 0 p.m. in Fine Arts Humanitie s , 101. The movie, starring Peter Fonda, Sharon Hugueny and Nick Adam s, is the story of two c ollege s tudents who fall in love. Admission is 25 ce nts. ".Mighty Manfred and th e Wonderdogs" will entertain at th e Band Dance on Friday , in th e CTR Ballroom at 9 p. m . "The band i s great and the kids s houldn't miss it," says Milt Morrison, c hairman of the Dance Committee . ADMISSION I S 5 0 cents p e r s tudent. Dres s is campus wear, and no s horts are allowed. The Mus ic Committee is presenting another "Wayout" Coffee House this Sat urday in the CTR Ballroom at 8 p.m . Il feature s jazz, poetry and folk s inging. Engli s h profe s sors Robert Hall a nd Willie R ea d e r will read poetry and emcee the event. Packard Says Seek Freedom 'Responsibly' When quest ione d "What is the younger generation com ing to?" Vance Packard, re nown critic of society and first in USF's s ummer " Meet The Author" lectures last Wednesday, retorted "The younger generation is coming to lectures." Packard disc ussed the im pact of technology on the values of modern society. He urged the young people of today to become strong indivi dualists with self-mas tery and maturity. H e said, "Let us seek freedom, but do it re sponsibly." The effects of te c hnology, Packard said, are eqaully dramatic as thos e attributed by Frederick Jackson Turner to the fronti er. HE CONTENDED, howev er, that while the social prod ucts of the frontier were seli reliance and individu a lity, the "social fallout" of technology are restlessness, hedonism, and narcissism. Some economists, Packard warned, believe tha t "any economic activity is good if it increase s c o n s u m e r demands." Much advertising strive s to stimulate the con s umer' s latent wants and ex ploit s the pleasure principl e a s a technique for selling goods. The prime target of most advertising, Packard ex plained, is the younger gener ation. He told of one s ign that featured a s tork with the cap tion, "This bird means bu si n ess." ADVERTISING HAS be come one of the three or four larges t socia l ins titutions in our country . Sixt e en billion dollar s per year is s pent, h e said , on adver t ising a n d it i s as much as is s pent on the entire education sys tem from gra de s one through e l even.

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Editorials And Commentary 2-May 24, 1967 -U . of South Florida, Tampa FSU Vs. GOP A case of what seems to be a conflict of interest exists at Flori da State University. The president of the student body, Gene Stearns, . who as a result, is a member of the Florida Council of Student Body Presidents, works for the Florida Legislature. The Council has recently been occupied with the tuition issue, calling on the Legislature to keep tuition at $100 per quarter. The opinion of the Council at a meeting at USF May 6 was unanimous: op position to any increase in tuition. This is clearly in opposition to Gov. Claude Kirk's proposal to raise tuition to $150 per quarter. Kirk is a Republican and has called on his fellow Republicans to back his policy to the hilt. STEARNS HAS supported the Council's position. But he also works for three state senators who also happen to be Republicans. The trouble is, nobody knows who he is really working for, the Republican senators, or the stu dents at FSU and subsequently as a member of the Council, the stu dent body of the state university system. Plain politics says that it is the Democrats who are pushing hard est, at least vocally, to scrape up every dollar for the higher educa tion budget, and it was a Demo cratic senator from Lakeland who filed for introduction a bill putting a $100 ceiling on tuition. WE COULD u n d e r s t a n d Stearn's actions if he disagreed with the Council's position. But he said he doesn't. It is obvious which job Stearns prefers: that with the Legislature. He has not been available for Council meetings Ot' even phone discussions. It was Stearns who called off the Council meeting in Tallahassee May 13 for an unex plained reason. It was not because the Council's tuition plan was found unconstitutional. Last week's emergency ses sion of the Council in Tallahassee proves this point, at least from the view of the other Council mem bers. THE BENEFITS of working with the Legislature are obvious: connections with influential legis lators, and a career opportunity. What intelligent college student wouldn't want a job like that? And yet, who wouldn't want to be president of the student body of his college? That looks pretty good on a job application form. It is a choice Stearns is going to have to make if he is to perform either job in the best interests of his bosses, the Republican senators and the FSU student body. If any of our FSU readers feel angered that USF would poke its nose into FSU business, they have a right to be. But we are ex p ressing an opinion down here be cause it is not solely FSU business. It is the business of the entire stu dent body of the state universities of Florida, not just FSU's, because it involves the Council. IT ALSO SAYS that an em ployee of three Republicans is not going to possibly embarrass his bosses by joining the fight against the policy of a governor of the same party. WE WOULD call on the carpet That is the position that Stearns any other student president, in-is in right now. The Council is nat-eluding our own, if he were in the urally getting the most cooperation position Stearns is in right now. We from, and is working mostly with, would call on him to resign one of Democrats in opposition to a Re-his jobs. publican governor's policy which We ask that of Stearns right the Council has gone on record as now. He must choose one o r the opposing. other: the Florida Legislature, or This is why some students close the FSU student body and the to the Council feel Stearns is hurtCouncil that represents 50,000 Flor-ing it. He is trying to serve two { ida students. masters diametrically opposed to Until he does, he is not serving each other. the best interests of either. If's Not -Too Late It's not over yet. That's the story the USF delegation brought back from Tallahassee last week after meeting with legislators. With the Democrats announcing a policy of "showdown" politics against the Republicans, the dele gation brought back stories of a se ries of possible Kirk vetoes that could send the appropriation bill back to committess for reformula tion, should a veto go uncontended. The possibility means that the long tuition battle still has some skirmishes ahead with no decisive outcome predictable. IT MEANS that tuition could still remain at $100 per quarter. The delegation spoke to Senators Chiles and McClain, and numerous other senators and House mem bers. The common theme running through all of their discussions, ac cording to the delegation, was let ters. Sen. Chiles, whose bill wants to keep tuition at $100, said that letters from constituents couldn't be overestimated in importance. Not only are they read, he was quoted as saying, but they are the onl y barometer of constituent pres sure they have. In the absence of 1\lay 24, 1967 Vol. 1 No. 32 > l'ulllished every Wedne • d•Y In the schocl ve•r by the Unlv •rslty ol South Florid• 4202 Fowler Ave., T•mp•, Fit , 3:U2D. second class postage paid II T•mpa, Fla., 33601, under Act of Mar. 3, 117f. Printed by Tht Tlmts Publishing Comp•ny , St. Petersburg. Circulation Rates Single copv [non students) ____ ----IOC Mall subscriptions -----. -. • $4 School yr. The Oracle Is written •nd edited by students •t the Unlvorslly ol sou th Florida. lidilorlal YltWI herein are not necesurlly those of tilt USF admln lstratlon. University Center 212, phone '""4131 ; Publisher •nd General Man•ger, oxt . 411; Newo, ed. "'J Advertislns, exl. 6 2 0 . oudlines: general news lind •ds, WednesdliY lor following Wednesday ; 111ter1 to editor, 4 p . m., Frid•y; cluslfltds, f • .m. Mond•Y ACP ALL -AMERICAN 1947 Stuart Th•ver Editor Joy Bacon VIcki V eg e ••rbara Wright Susan F•ulkne r Roger Benson Dr. Arthur M . sanderson Prof. Steve Yttts • Mtn•glnt Editor News Editor Future Flnt Arts Editor Advertising M•n•ger Publisher Gener•l M•n•a•r letters, then, they have only their own convictions to guide them which could result in their voting against their own constituents, or they could be faced with advocating an unsupported position which few will consider. IF THOSE who oppose a mea sure don't write their representatives and inform them of their op position, what reason have they to vote against it, other than parti san? If he can show that he will not be able to attend school because of it, and knows of others who will be unable to attend, he is precisely the one the legislators fighting to keep tuition down want to hear from. They have to be able to show the opposition what the bill will do to their constituents, if passed or voted down. It is this response that Chiles and supporters o f his bill want to see. IF NO ONE opposes an in crease in tuition, why fight to keep it down? If it affects no one, why not increase it even further if no one is interested? We care, . and it hits close to home, even here. One of The Ora cle staffers will not be able to at tend USF this fall because of the increase. We would like to have that member back in the fall. It is already too late to apply for a loan. But it is not too late to inform your representatives of your position on the issue. Write! Our Reader Write Magazine Fan EDITOR: Congratulations to your department and to the editor and staff o! The Oracle for the progress they have made in g iving the University of South Florida campus an outstanding n e wspaper. I was particularly impressed by the magazine section and the quality of journalisti c work included in it. I sin cerely hope that next year's editor will find the financial s upport and staf f sup port to cont inu e with such a publication . GEORGE H. MILLER Director Cooperative Education s y , 1Makes By REP. FRANK THOMPSON (D-N.J . ) WASHINGTON, D.C. (CPS)-The U.S. Food and Drug Administration recently launched an investigation of bana na peel smoking. This was very good news to me, since I have beeen extremely concerned over the serious increase in the use of halluci nogenics of youngsters. Apparently , it was not enough for this generation of thrill-seekers to use illicit LSD, marijua na, and airplane glue. They ha ve now in vaded the fruit stand. The implications are qui te clear. From bananas it is a short but shocking step to other fru its . Today the cry is "Burn, Banana , Burn . " Tomorrow we may face strawberry smoking, dried apricot inhali ng , or prune puffing. WHAT CAN CONGRESS do in thi s time of crisis? A high official in the FDA has declared: "Forbidding the smoking of material from banana peels would re quire congressional legislation." As a legislator, I feel it my duty to respond to this call for action. I ask Congress to give thoughtul consideration to legislation entitled, ap propriately, the Banana and Other Odd Fruit Disclosure and Reporting Act of 1967. The target is those banana-smoking beatniks who seek a make-believe land, "the land of Honalee," as it is described in the peel puffers ' secret psychedeli c marching song, "Puff, the Magic Dr ag on. " PART OF THE problem is, with ba nanas at 10 cents a pound, these beatniks can afford to take an halluc i nogenic trip 1., . > I f! i L .. ... each and every day. Not even the New York City subway system, which adver tises the longest ride for lhe cheapest pr)ce, cpn claim for pennies a day to send its passengers out of this wor ld. Unfortunately, many people have not as yet sensed the seriousness of this hlll lucinogenlc trlplaking. Ban anas may help exp lain the ttancell ke quality of much of the 90th Congress proceed ings. Just yesterday I saw on the lun ch eon menu of the Capitol dining room a breast of chi cken Waiklkl entry topped with, of all things, fried bananas. AN OFFIOIAL OF the United Frui t Co., daringto treat this banana crisis with levity, recently said, "The on1y trip you can take with a banana Is when you slip on the peel. " But I am wary of United Fruit and their ilk, because, as the New Yotk Times pointed out, United "stands to reap large profits if the banana smoking wave catches on." United has good rea son to encourage us to fly high on psy chedelic trips. And consequently, I think twice every time I hear that TV com mercial, "Fry the friendly skies of Unite d." But let me get back to what Congress must do. We -must move quickly to stop the sinister spread of banana smoking. Those of my colleagues who occasional l y smoke a cigarette of tobacco will probably agree with the English states man who wrote: "The man who smokes thinks like a sage and acts like a samar itan." BUT TilE BANANA smoker is a different breed. He is a driven man who cannot get the banana off his back. Why Join A . Sorority? Rush Group Answers By RUSH PUBLICITY COMMITTEE One of the most impor t an t things a girl can ask herself upon com ing to a college or university is "should I join a sorority?" To answer this question it is first necessary to find the answer to ''What is a sorority?" There are many answers to this ques tion for a sorority can be many things depending on what the members make it. During the past year, USF h as wit n essed a number of cha nges in sorority life. Four sororities have gone national Delta Delta Delta, ' Delta Zeta, and Kappa Delta became chapters in Janu ary, and Alpha Delta Pi became a colo ny in Apr il. THERE ARE AlSO four other sorori ties Delta Phi Alpha and Chi Chi Chi whkh became local in November and April, and Delta Sigma Tau and P hi Gamma Chi whkh b ecame provincial in March and M ay. All of our sororities are ba sical ly alike in that they s tres s high standards and worthwhile activities . Sororities at USF plan in influ ent ial role in all aspects of campus life . The member s take an active part in student government by r epresenting the s tudent body in organizations s uch as the Student Association and dormitory government. THEY AlSO TAKE part in the vari ous CTR committees and pro g r a ms. Fo r instance , many sorority girls will be found participating in the Orientation, Big Sister , and Motley Crew progr a ms i n the fall. Stressing good sportsmanship, sororities t ake an active interest in the intramural sports on camp us, and are highly enthusiastic over th e many Greek Week activities. Scholarship among the sororities is highy stressed as evidenced by the ac tive competition among the sororities for the annual P an hellenic Scholarship Award . Ther e a r e a number of sorority gir l s in the honor organizations such as Athenaeum and GQld Key, and in 1966, the sorority GPR was 2.59 in comparison to th e alluniverS'ity average of 2.43. Not only do our soror iti es t ake an ac tive part in camp u s life, but they show great concern for the community aro und them as well. Each member takes part in some service project during the year to better the world she lives in . AS THE PRESENT article shows, the ultimate goal of a sorority is to be a group of young women bound tog ether by common goals, high ideals, and lasting ties of sisterhood; for the better ment of he rself, her school, and her com munity. Now that t he rea der as an id ea of what a sorority is, she may have found t he answer to the first quest ion, " Should I join a sorority?" If she ha s reached her decision to become a vital part of the USF campus by becoming an active Greek, the best t hing to do is to take ac tion and the time is now. Registration for fa ll rush will be Sun day in the Unive r sity Cen te r Ballroom f r om 2 to 5 p.m. We hope to see her there. Driven by his need for bananas , he may take to cultlvatina bananas in his own backyard . The character of this country depends on our llblllty, above aU else, to prevent the growing o! banl\rlas here . Ralph Waldo Emerson gave us proper warning: "Where t he banana grows , man is ... cruel." The final resUlts are not in yet, however, on the extent of the banana threat. An FDA official has said tha t, judging from the four years of research needed to discover peyote's contents, It wJil probably take years to scienti fically the halluclnegenlc contents of ba nana . . We cannot wait years, particu larly when the world's most avid banana eater, the monkey, provides an lmmed l ate answer. WE CAN URE the monkey as a laboratory, seeing what effects bananas have on him. The FDA says It cannot tell if a monkey has hallucinogenic kicks; they t hink not. The problem, I feel is seeing the monkey munch in its natural habitat. To solve this dilemma, I propose the Peel Corp:;, necessarily a swinging set of young Americans capable of following the monkey as he moves through the for est leaping from limb to limb. On the homefront, I am requesting the President to direct the Surgeon Gen eral to update his landmark repor t on smoking and health to include a chapter on banana peels. In the meantime Con gress has a responsibility to give the public immediate warning. As you know, because of our decisive action, with respect to tobacco, cigarette smoking in the United States is almost at a stand still. This is becau s e every package of cigarettes that is sold now carrie s a warning message on lts side. . THEREFORE, I PROPOSE the Ba nana Labelling Act of 1967, a bill to re quire that every banana bear the fol lowing stamp: "Caution: Banana Peel Smo)dng May Be Injurious to Your Health. Never Put Bananas in the Re frigerator.'' There Is, of course, one practical problem with this legislation: banana peels turn black with age. At that point, the warning sign becomes unreadab le. It may be necessary, as a consequence, to provide for a peel depository, carefully ruarded, to protect the public from aged peels. I 11m now requesting of the Secte tary of th e Treasury that, given the imbalance of the gold flow, some of the empty room at Fort Knox be given over to such a peel deposit ory . AS \VJTH ANY revolutionary r ef orm movement, t expect the forces of opposi tion to be quite strong. One only has to look at the tota l lack of Federal law or regulation relating to bananas to realize the banana lobby ' s power. We have regu lations on avocados, dates, figs, oranges, lemons, pears, peaches, plums, and rai sins. But bananas have slipped by un scathed. What we need across the length and breadth of th is great land i s a grass roots move to ban the banana, to repeal the peeL Howard Johnson's can survive with only 27 flavors . And what is wrong with an avacado split? I will only breathe easier when this country, this land we love, can declare, "Yes, we have no bananas; we have no bananas tod ay." SECOND OF FOUR PARTS Special Language Screens Out Squares By HENRY WINTHROP Chairman and Professor Interdisciplinary Social Sciences An enumeration of examples of the expression of the new decadence would not be complete if we failed to mention the cultivatio n of a specia l vocabulary in order to shut out "squares" and parents from one's life, demonstrations as an outlet for one's popping hormones, mo torcycle safaris which put "hoods," juve nile delinquents and youthful molls on wheels, dissent for the sake of dissent, and "snuggle-ins" as a mea ns of "get ting to know you." Many of th ese are modern, but thinly disguised forms of decadence. This type of decadence, says Joad, is always concerned with the "dropping of the object." By this phrase Joad refers to the refusal to ask oneself to what ends the experience one seeks is to be pu t and the even more important refusal to rec ognize that some ends are appropriate to t h e quest for expe rience, while othe r s are not. A VALUE JUDGMENT that there are aspects of the youth movement and of teen -ag e culture, which are decad e n t will a l most always be avoided by most social scientists . Such judgments will usu ally be y isked by historians , human ists and social philosophers. There are no operational definitions of "deca dence. " This is a term of evaluation which is invoked in a climate of opinion. In this way, says Joad, one avoids the norm al problem of a choice be tween good and evil or even the problem o f having to ask the question , "What values are most worthwhile?" Joad notes three consequences of such a posture; (1) experience will be val ued for its own sake, since it cannot be for the sake of any th ing else; (2) experience will be judged only by the standard of how much p l ea sure it provides ; while (3) we shall tend to hold that the more intense and varied our experience, the better it is. BOTH THE HIP generation and cer tain sects of the youth movement can also be criticized for rejecting t he capi talistic order, precisely beca us e they are in many cases (though not all, of course) ignorant of the workings of the system against which they ven t their spleen. Their members have no sense of the eco nomi c complexity of modern life. T hey have never participated in an economic decision t hat affects the whole country, as man y Federal economists do daily. They have never heard of such books as tha t of Louis Kelso and Mortimer Adler, "The Capitalist Manifesto," John K. Galbraith ' s "American Capitalism," Andrew Shonfield's "Modern Capital ism," or the historian Clark C. Spence ' s "The Sinews of American Capitalism." They are not likely to have read that lib eral defense of the American, industrial structure, "Toward A Re asona ble Socie ty," by C. E. Ayres , a former associate editor of "The New Republic," a liberal weekly that can hardly be accused of harboring reactionaries. IF THEY HAVE done any reading on the nature of capitalism, it is more likely to be Thurman Arnold's "The Folklore of Capitalism." But if we are to give the cap italist system a fair shake, we have to recognize tha t the free enterprise system created a h istorical breakthrough which the hipsters can hardly appreciate. The degree to which the virtues of capitalism are still highly usefu l in our changing , world is almost a complete blank in hipster consciousness. While this remains true, their indictment becomes an overstatement which is the economic equivalent of the valor of igno rance. THE AVANT-GARDE representatives of social protest are bitter about the havoc wrought by many of our demo cratic institutions. But this havoc is not the premeditated working out of demo cratic credo. Rather it is the result of that central feat ure of modern life, the acceleratio n of new scoience and technolo gy, and the social complexity of the im pact which both new science and new technology are creating. This resulting social complexity is producing unforeseen and undesirable social consequences, directly traceable to the urunanaged introduction of new science and technology into American life. But we are all victims of that tech nology, as Charles Frankel emphasizes in his "The Case For Modern Man." The Communist world is hit just as heavily by it as we are. THE SECONDARY, social conse quences of new technology, which are unwan ted because they create human misery, can be prevented in several ways. Let us mention only three of these ways here: (1) We can reduce the number of seri ous and undesirable secondary conse quen ces by a deliberate resea r ch on the anticipated social effects o f new science and program of technology. (2) A good many large-scale social errors can be avoided if we apply our selves to the reformation of the liberal outlook, so as to make it relevant to an age o f science and technology. (3) We can obt ain a better sense of our direction an d our achievements, if we establish methods for measuring the quality of our social and cult ural life . THE FffiST OF these needs is now being met by the work of all those indi viduals and organizations that are now part of what has become to be known as the "Year movement. This move ment is concerned with projections of the future states of society, as a result of emergence and technology, and some of the lik ely secondary consequences which such technology may produce. The second need i s being met by some of tl;le writing , thinking , and re search of contemporary social s cienti sts , writ ers, diplomats , intellectuals, social critics, and knowledgable journalists. The third need is being met by a re cent breakthrough in the management and social sciences a breakthrough which is concerned with .the development of what are now called by MIT's Ray mond A. Bauer as " social indicators." R esearc h in this field aims at establish ing a "social accounting" which will be wider in scope than accounting notions app lied on a national scale. The latter typically will focus attention only upon economic transactions . ' t \

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a ... e e t' n i: o s, jl5 t \ Photo by R ichard Smoot FOLKS AND FOLK MUSIC THE ORACLE-May 24, 1967, U. of South Florida, Tampcr-3 18th String Emporium: Place For Music, Views By JOHN CALDERAZZO Staff Writer Picture a solitary wooden stool, flanked by a pair of white, Roman columns. Mod ernistic paintings and photo graphs dot the wall behind it. Suddenly , a bearded young man with frizzled hair and rimless glasses pops out of a dark corner, grabs a guitar from its post on the wall and starts singing folk songs. A "beat joint" in Greenwich Village, you say? One of those havens for slovenly "hippies" and draft dodgers? day. Usually there are folk songs, instrumental solos and sing-alongs spiced by an occa sional poetry recitation. SOME PAST performers were Michael Sullivan, a USF graduate student and classical and flamenco guitarist; Jerry Merrick and Sandy Rhodes. Last month a student drama group staged Edward Albee's first play, "The Zoo Story." There are hootenannies every Monday night, during which any and all aspiring singers and musicians are in vited and coaxed to perform. Norcross, who manages to look . well-groomed behind his beard, feels very strongly about the coffee house's dual function. one that is too often neglected." Norcross isn't the only one who fee l s like that. Dr. Leroy Howe of the University Chap el Fellowship, which partially s p o n s o r s the Eighteenth String, says: "There are very few places where students can go . Rick's coffee house has a free, healthy atmosphere con ducive to their needs. Conse quently , I'm very enthusiastic about its potential." Goins Elected Sig Ep VP SIGMA EPSIWN Jim Goins has been elected vice president pro-tem for the summer in Sigma Epsilon in the absence of brother Bob Wilson who is on a COop tour in Huntsville, Ala. An Alumni Relations com mittee, with John Dugger a.s chairman has been appoin te d. They are presently consid ering ideas concerning ways to get in better contact with local Sig Ep alumni. Final plans are now being made for the colony to peti tion Sigma Phi Epsilon this fall for a chapter charter. Head of the committee is Goins. RESEARCH INTO ideas for service and fund-rais ing proj ects is also taking place by t h e activities committee, chaired by Jim O'Connor. A Place To Go HARDLY. It is Tampa's own Eighteenth String Coffee House and Music Emporium, located on 30th Street, just across from Busch Gardens, within a mile of the USF Campus. "THERE JUST aren't any showcases around school for performers to show their stuff," he explains, "so the Eighteenth String's first func tion is entertainment. DR. HOWE added that the Fellowship will try to inte grate some of its activities with the Eighteenth String later in the summer or nex t fall. He said Sunday evening discussions of contemporary political and social issues will probably be held. Norcross has plans for the future , too. B igge r name en tertainment, tables to replace the benches which now sur round the stage, and possible physical expansion. He also plans to sell guitars, banjos and other musical instru ments, posters and silk screens which students can use in their dorms. Athletic jerseys with light blue bodies , black letters and UCLA-inserts have been or dered for the fall football sea. son. A haven for folk music lovers, a place to talk over coffee, and a retreat for study-wea r y stude nts: this is the 18th String Coffee House and Music Emporium on 30th Street just south of USF . 'Ibis was taken last Friday night. KINGCOME'S TRIMMINGS Sewing and Costume Supplies • Millinery and Needle Point Fla. Ave . & Fowler Ph. 935-8168 Financial Aids Office Offers Help To Students The Eighteenth String was opened two months ago by 22-year-old USF English major Rick Norcross, and has since served as a showcase for some of the bigger names in Florida folk music while also providing a gathering place for the University community. Shows are presented twice nightly, Fridays and Satur"But I've also tried to cre ate an informal and comfort able atmosphere in which peo ple will feel free to make friends and exchange ideas, any ideas. This is an impor tant part of college liie, and UNIVERSITY AUTO SERVICE Come alive! By LINDA SABELLA Staff Writer If money is needed to con tinue studying in a chosen oc cupation in college, the Office of Financial Aids can help. year ending with Trimester III, Silverwood estimated that approximately $1-million has passed through his office to qualified students. The figure will be even greater, he said, for the up coming year, nearly $1.75-million. after leaving the University. SHORT-TERM LOANS, up to $100 per trimester, are con tinually available. An average of $25,000 is used for these short-term emergencies. Within the area of student employment are two broad programs. One, the College Work-Study Program, CWSP, provides job placement on campus for students from low-income families. T h e qualifications are set by the F e d e r a I Department of Health, Education and Wel fare. Grades, Or No Grades Which Most Effective? CENTER TRUST YOUR CAR TO THE MAN WHO WEARS THE STAR FREE! You're in the Pepsi generation! Kermit J. Silverwood, direc tor of financial aids , says his office tries to assist the quali tied applicant as much as pos sible. The categories for as sistance are as varied as the students' needs. FOR THE current school BUY YOUR STUDY AIDS NOW! The latest MONARCH, CLIFF'S NOTES, DATA GUIDES, ARCO & SCHAUM'S Are Now Available At UNIVERSITY EXCHANGE BOOKSTORE, INC. 10024-30th St. (West of Busch Gardens) Ph. 932-7715 WE ALWAYS BUY USED BOOKS . :". •;,, A fashion flat for the lively ones in step wl1h the town tempo. For casual fas h ion 6t its swinging best see our Cover Girl styles ••• today! PEPPI SHOE SALON Tampa's North Gate Shopping Center Only The deadline for scholar ships is February of each year for the following September. Grade point ratio 1 should be about a 3.0. IF GRADES are not quite that good other areas of finan cial assistance are waiting. NDEA loans are available at a minimal rate of interest, and payments don't begin until after graduation . The loans come from a govern ment matching fund. The Federal government, through the National Defense Act, provides $9 for each uni versity dollar . There is no deadline for loan applications here and Silverwood said forms may still be obtained in Administration 166 for the fall. Other types of loans avail able are Florida State Educa tion loans, and guaranteed bank loans . These, like the NDEA, are long-term and payments need not begin unt il Those who meet the re quirements for CWSP may work up to 15 hours per week while attending the University, the average being 10 hours. Forty-hour jobs are available while the student is not actual ly enrolled in classes. FOR THE student who does not qualify under CWSP there is still an opportu nity for em ployment, up to 20 hours per we ek, as long as he remains a full-time student. Pay starts at $1.25 an hour with gradu ated increases according to class standing. There are many types of fi. nancial aid. All that is needed is to apply and quality , By LINDA SABELLA Correspondent To grade or not to grade the dilemma is real. All over the country colleges are de bating the emphasis that stu dents should or shouldn't be placed on numerical or letter grades. While USF does not use numbers to designate . degrees ot compete nce , the letter sys tem is in effect. No matter how the individual professor may evaluate his class dur ing the term, in the end it is translated into A, B, C, D, or F. Some colleges within the Bay area have begun to de emphasize the letter or num ber grade with the hope that students will study through a genuine interest inthe subject Faculty Active As Volunteers NEW COLLEGE in Saraso ta, and Florida Presbyterian at St. Petersburg have each developed a system of evalu ating their students . New Col lege uses a simple pass-fail system, while Presbyterian has a four point system: hon ors, satisfactory plus, satis factory, and unsatisfactory. Robert Welker, assistant professor of business l aw, dis agrees with those that say grades put too much pressure on the student. Remove the pressure, and the student may become complacent. Several members of the USF faculty are active in the organization of a rfew volun teer group in the Tampa area which will offer hospitality, sightseeing, professionalal ex changes and other courtesies to foreign visitors. The new gro up, to be called the Tampa Bay Area Commit tee for Internation a l Visitors, is being organized under the sponsorship of the Pan Ameri9-an Commission of the Great er Tampa Chamber of Com merce. At a dinner meeting set for 7 p.m., Friday, at the Shera ton -Tampa Motor Inn, Mrs. Betty Haas, a member of the board of directors of National Council for C ommunity Ser vices to International Visitors of Washington, D.C., will be main speaker. SHE WAS founder and first president of the Atlanta Com mittee for International Visi tors. Mrs. Rose Lane Revels, sec retary to the American Idea at USF, is a pioneer worker with international visitors in the Tampa Bay area, and a member of the new commit tee. Dr. T. C. Helvey and Dr. Robert Warner a r e co chairmen of the Edu cational and P r o f e s s i o n a l S ub Committee. Mrs. Jack Robin son, a fac ulty wife, is co -Terrace Beauty Salon ALL PHASES OF BEAUIY CULTURE 9303 56th St. Temple Terrace Shopping Center PHONE 988-2798 'chairman of the Hospitality Committee. OTHER USF faculty on the committee include Dr. Mark T. Orr, director of int ernation a l studies; and Dr. Charles Wildy, dean of men and for eign student advisor. Two visitors on the USF campus were recently pro grammed by the new commit tee. A. Chikwendo Okoraafo, as sistant registrar of the Uni versity of Nigeria, a house guest of Dr. and Mrs. Jack Ross, was on campus to ob serve registration. Dr. Paolo Koli, Regent of a University in Finl and, was a guest of Dean and Mrs. Harris Dean while in Tampa. U N L E S S THE instructor Beauty Solan & Wig Center Fletcher Ave . at 27nd St. By Appointment 935-1400 BEAT THE PARKING PROBLEM LOW COST Transpor tation PRICES START $2390 See Bill Munsey-He is your fellow student at U.S.F. HONDA OF TAMPA 2301 S. MacDill Ph. 2 5 8-5811 Bill and Ed invite you to visit THE INFIRMARY TAVERN Fowler Ave . 2 115 miles from USF USF Good Sandwiches plus your favorite "Medicine" + Op•n 1:00 DaUy + , , clarifies each passing mark with the degree of compe tence, the evaluation becomes practically meaningless. Two students, one that would re ceive A's under the letter sys tem and another who does what is merely average work, are lumped together into one category. Harriet Deer, assistant pro fessor of Humanities, says that the S-U .method has its place in the state university, but on a "limited basis," most likely in the upper divisions where the students form a more homogeneous group. Fitklity Union Life Insurance Co. 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PHONE RON DAVIS, PROTEGE OF LIBERACE, APPEARING NIGHTLY 7:30 12:30 AT \!tbe l\opal C!trest JLounge The MinneaP-olis Daily.: American said this about Ron Davis Ron Davis, who resembles Elvis Presley in appearance, pro jects the same magnetic charm and dynamic showmanship as Liberace. His talent is rare indeed ... He's tremendous ... This boy will give Liberace a run for his money ... His hands are like dancers on the keyboard ... He breathes music. That he does as h e plays everything from C l assic to a jazzy "Roll Out the Barrel" and a wild boogie-woogie version of "Mack the Knife." He has the potential of a Van Cliburn. Northea st Fowler & 30th St.

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4-THE ORACLE-May 24, 1967, U. of South Florida, Tampa Shortened Summer Courses Said To Be More Difficult Ed. Programs Aim Projects At Gifted CLASSIFIED ADVERTISlNG Official Notices 1 hours ore 9 a.m.-9 p.m. Monday through Wednesday; 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday Bulletin Board notices should be sent dl-and Friday. red to Director, Office of CamPOs Publi-NATATORIUM is open tor recreational cat1011s, CTR 223, no later than Thursday swimming from noon to 2 p.m. Monday for incluston the following Wednesday. through Fridays. Women must wear bath Time and room schedules o f campus or-lng caps. Hours lor the outdoor pool are ganlzatlons meeting regularly are posted 2 to 6 p.m. Mondays through Sundays. In the University Center Lobby, UNIVERSITY DIRECTORY: Coplu of DUPLICATING SERVICES will oe closed the 1966-67 student-staff Directory are June 1 through t2 for the printing of final without charge to summer sesexamlnatlons. Departments should keep sion students, facully and stall In the Of this In mind when planning for printing lice of Campus Publlrallons, CTR 223, work. ext. 618. G-YMNASIUM Is now closed at 8 p.m. unfll turther notice becouse of lack of attendance and lor budgetary reasons. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS CENTER ALMA HARRISON asks you to call or come to World Travel Center FOR TICKETS AND RESERVATIONS v' Airlines v' Cruises v' Tours Anywhere Anytime NO SERVICE CHARGE PHONE 877-9566 World Travel Center 2624 Hillsboro Plaza Tampa, Florida Campus Date Book TODAY SECRETARIES TEA: 10 a.m., CTR 2..a. INTERFRATERNITY COUNCIL., 2 p.m., CTR 226. READER'S THEATRE COFFEE HOUSE, CTR 252. THURSDAY FACUL. TY-STAFF LUNCHEON, nPOII, CTR 255-6. Dean Robert L. Dennard will speak on the current session. Reservations must be made with Mrs. Angsten, ext. 531. by Wednesday noon. SA LEGISLATURE, 7 p.m., CTR 252. every Sunday at Tender, skillet-browned chick en, snowwh i pped potatoes, treen vegetable, festive red cranberry sauce, hot buttered biscu its with plenty of honey, for dessert-your choice of ice c:ream, sherbet or sparkling aelatin. The cost is a moderat4 $2.50 For Adults, Jult $1.25 for Children LUNCHEON BUFFET MON. Thru FRI. HOLIDAY INN Northeast 2101 E. Fowler, Tampa REGISTRATION now being accepted for the 1967-68 school year, St. Francis Episcopal pre-school through S*h Grade SLIGH & NEBRASKA AVE. Phone 238-1098 The Rev. J. R. GriHHh RECTOR AND HEADMASTER JEUIEUR ae02 NEPTUNE (AT OALE MABRY) TAMPA. FL.ORIOA o . IAMOND RINGS PH' 2!53!577 ' . . . •. VW INVENTORY REDUCTION 1966 vw $1695 Sedan .. 1965 vw $1295 Sedan . , : 1964 vw $1195 Sedan ' 1963 vw $995 Sedan 1962 vw $895 .Sedan "Bargain Basement Prices" =::: '51 Cadillac $225 '65 ----$1595 •Door ... • •-• ' '60 Corvair ...... SJ25 :: '64 Comtl ..... $1195 '59 ford $)95 . ' '64 Pontiac Star Chit!. Tudot Std . . --:_:; Alcond. $)395 '63 Ford $495 .: Wo• $1495, now ••. Econoline • • • '64Cotvoir $995 Monza -.---'61 fial1100 $295 4-0oor Stdon -. '64 Fiot 1100 $495 4Door Sedan _ .. STATION WAGON SPECIALS '63 Pontiac '63 fordCountrW SJ195 Sedan Sta. ag. With Airc:t:li=: .... $)495 '62 Chmoltt $795 Station Wagon • . -' FRIDAY MOVIE, "Young Lovers.'' 7:30 p.m., FAH 101. BAND DANCE, 9 p.m., CTR SATURDAY MOVIE, "Young Lovers.'' 7:30 p.m .. FAH 101. WAY OUT COFFEE HOUSE, 8 p.m. , CTR 2..a. SUNDAY PANHEL.L.ENIC TEA, 2 p.m. , CTR MONDAY PANHELLENIC, 2 p.m., CTR 216. IFC RUSH MEETINGr 7 p.m., CTR 205. PHENOMENA 7,7: Film lecture on UFOs, by Dr. Frank E. Slranges, 8 p.m., BSA. By BOB WANNALL term is "only hard on the lazy Correspondent ones, and they won't study anyway." Assistant professor Trimesters IliA and IIIB of botany • bacter iology Mar are harder than the regular vin Alvarez said of the stu trimester, or at least that's dents, "I don't think they're what many USF students and . Concerts, La""tures, suffering for it. " ...-.. a number of professors think. Exhibitions They seemed to agree that Students do not tend to FILMLECTURE o n uFos, "Phenomena it is more difficult to learn in agree. Jose Novella, 2CB, reg7.7.'' Dr. Frank E . stranges, MondaY at 8 seven weeks what is taught istered an almost universal p.m., BSA. Tickets are free to faculty, start. and students at the University Cen during a regular trimester in complaint: "I don't have any fourteen weeks. time to myself. I can study all through Thursday. Some professors , however, day and all night and still not EXHIBITION: l'rew by Mi chael Ponce de Leon, Romas Vlesulas, do not think that the summer Stay caught Up." Victor Vasarelly, lhrough June 30, Li brary Gallery. term is any harder than the The short time period in EXHIBITION: "Corbusier: u n i 1 •"; fall and winter terms. creases the burden in other through June 30, Teaching Gallery. EXHIBITION: "American Prlntmakers.'' Edgar E. Stanton, professor academic areas , too. Rich CTR 108 from 8 a.m. lo 5 p.m. on Mon days through Fridays, to June 23. Signed of humanities, said the short Lytle, 3CB, said, "It has the prints of limiled editions are on sale in------------------------the Program Activities Office, CTR 156-E. PLAY: "Experimental Theatre: "Under Milk Wood." by Cyton Thomas. June 1. 2 and 3 at 8:30 p.m .. Theatre. ( .Reserved seat tickets, admission charged.) FACULTY RECITAL: Martha Rearick, flautist, 8:30 p.m., June 1. FAH 101. CONCERT: University-CommunitY Sym-phony, 8:30 p.m., June 7, Theatre. (Re served seats, no admission charged.) Co-op Placement Students 1nterested in the following paid Cooperative Education training positions lor fall quarter (Aug. 28-Dec. 22) may appl y In the Coop Office, Eng 37. BIOLOGY MAJORS: O-penings with Ar gonne Labs, IBM, Nation.! Institutes of health, U.S. Food & Drug Adminislralion. U .S. Naval Oceanographic Office, U.S. Navy Researcl't Lab, VITRO, Florida Game & Fresh Water Fish Commission, U.S. Bureau of Commercial Fisheries. CHEMISTRY MAJORS: Argonne Labs, Defen"" Supply Agency, duPont. GE, International Minerals & Chemical Corp., National Institutes of Health, Florida Stale Board of Health, Rayonler, Smith Douglass. Texas Instruments, Union Car bide, U.S. Army Missile Command, U.S. Food & Drug Admlnistrallon, U.S. Naval Air Statton, U .S. Naval Oceanographic Office, Tennessee Corp., Warner Robins AFB, VITRO. GEOGRAPHY: Central Intelligence Agen cy. HISTORY: General Services Administra tion, National Park Service, National Ar chives & Record Service, U.S. Office of Education and several other employers. EDUCATION MAJORS: U.S. Office of Education, U.S. Army Missile Command, U.S. Coast Guard, Supermarkets General Corp., General Services Administration, National Park Service, and several coun ty school systems In Florida. Other listings posted on bulletin boards at Co-op Office, Administralion Building, University Center, Chemistry Building,_ ond Argos Center. WUSF TV Channel 16 WEDNESDAY 5:00 The Swedish Scene 5:30 Miss Nancy Store 6:00 Quest 6:30 Science Reporter 7 :00 General Telephone Special 7:30 Call the Doctor 8:00 Charlie Chaplin 8:30 Nine to Get Ready 9:00 Profiles in Courage THURSDAY 5:00 Arts Unlimited 5:30 Miss Nancy's Store 6:00 American Religious Town Hall 6:30 Insight 7:00 Achievement '66 7:30 You and the Law 8:00 State oleglslature 8:30 I Spv 9:00 Desllu Playhouse 27 ' Counsel Argos Residents By ANN LINOVALL Correspondent There are 27 resident in structors, counselors, and as sistants serving the students in the Argos complex for the summer trimester. The Resident Instructor (R.I.) for Alpha Hall is James Grubb and the Resident Coun selors (R.C.'s) are Richard Murrell and David Reel. The Resident Assistants (R.A's) include: Eugene Eddy, 1-W; Ted L ittlewood, 1-E; Steve Adelstein, 2-W; Al Marshall, 2-E; Frank Marro, 3-W; Phil ip Kaner, 3-E; Carroll Wright, 4-W; and David Tucker, 4-E. The R.I. for Beta Hall is Richard Cameron and Robert Feldmann is R.A. for rooms 1-20. THE R.I.'S for Gamma Hall are Earlene Dickey and Joan Newcomb. The R.C.'s are Roberta Parkinson and Ann 2ook. The R.A.'s are Marie Hintz, 1-W; Linda Dabney, 1-E; Ter ry Johnstone, 2-W; Mary Ann Adams, 2-E; Diane Mar tin, 3-W; Linda Grund, 3-E; Marsha Lackey, 4-W; Jan Tomlinson, 4-E; Sandi Crutch field, 5W; and Gail Reeves, 5-E. These people are concerned with the welfare of the resi dent students who live in the complex. THE R.A. is in charge of between 40 and 50 students on a floor. He or she lives on the floor and assists a student in any way possible academ ic, citizenship, social, person al care or personal de velop ment. The R.A.'s are in contact with residents more and it is important that-' they "be there" when a resident needs them. The Resident Counselors are between the R.I. and the R.A. Their job is one of coun seling residents when needed and helping the R.I. with the many jobs. The Resident Instructor is in charge of the entire hall and the resident ass i stants and the resident counselors. They are concerned with the protection of the residents and are available for personal and academic counseling also. same disadvantages as the quarter system. It doesn' t allow time lor extensive paper writing or original re search. The short time period forces the professor to use ab breviated teaching methods. " THERE ARE still other drawbacks, as expressed by Phil Kaner, 420, "I should be taking zoology courses, but few are available so that I have to take electives that are easier." Kramer said that even though "people who come in summer are here for study, and have a much more aca demic attitude, making the classes more interesting is harder and therefore you don't learn as much." Some courses are not of fered during iliA and IIIB be cause, as Robert Fuson, pro fessor of geography, pointed out, some co u r s e s can't be taught in the shorter time period. The student has to "have absorption time. He has to be able to sit back and soak it in." DR. FUSON said that cram ming a fourteen week course into seven weeks, with the same format, woul d be hard. "Generally speaking , it can't be done." He said that a course should be adjusted to the shorter period, and this gives an instructor an oppor tunity to experiment and try something new with the course. Lee L. Shackson, assistant professor of humanities, point ed out that the humanities de partment was not "trying to cram the old course (offered during Trimesters I and II) into seven weeks. We tailored a new course for the seven week period.'' Th is new course has no lecture and no tutorial; but is set up into the conventional class forma t . Whether a student or pro fessor agrees that t he sum mer term is easier or not, the general campus feeling was probably summed up by Marty Heiman, 320, when he said, "It's fun, but I wish I was home on the beach. " USF and seven Florida counties are cooperating to establish educational pro grams to help develop specif ic skills of gifted children. Dr. Marvin Gold, associate professor of research , is coor d i nator of the project which hopes to establish model dem onstration programs a nd cen ters for gifted youngsters in Hillsborough, Brevard, Or ange, Palm Beach, Polk , Pi nellas and Sarasota Counties. The project , which is direct ed toward elementary stu dents with high IQ's, is an at tempt to teach young childreh subjects they may otherwise not be exposed to this early in school. These include areas in art, humanities, and commu nic ations. . THE PROGRAMS vary i n each county b oth in subject and qualification for accep tance in the program. The initial program which is expected to start in Septem ber is being financed by the federal government. Once the project is begun each county is expected to ' maintain its own program. 5. FOR SALE TENOR SAX-top professional Instrument, excellent condition, Good care. For more information call 9811-6876, Tom. 7. HELP WANTED Graduates or o lder adult students-part time educational counselors needed -guaranteed $500 per 11)-wk. period. Call 932456 or Write Carmen R. Bronson, 3333 W . Columbus Dr., Tamp a , 33603 15. SERVICES OFFER'D T utors, Typists, Baby-Sitters, and Part• T ime workers are needed NOW. L e t the O r acle Classified Section work for YOU. Ph. Ext. 620 TODAY. 20. PERSONAL NOTES Students for Responsible Government Candidates thank you for your support i n the SA elections. Free Estimates ON • SIDEWAYS • DRIVEWAYS • PATIOS Featuring experienced workmanship with the latest equipment to serve your concrete needs. LYLE W. SIMPSON PH. 932 3696 SEASCOPE OF NORTH TAMPA RENTALS SKIN DIVER's. AIR REPAIRS .J. "We Sell and Servace D1vang Equ apment J Aulhorized Sales of Dacor Div ing Equipment -SAFE FILTERED AIR--CAMPUS UNIVERSITY APARTMENTS OVERLOOKING USF 1 BEDROOMS Furnished or Unfurn ished 30 St. (No. of Fowler} 932-6133 INTERVIEWS, for: FRIDAY 5:00 Brother Bun 5:30 Miss Nancy's Store 6:00 Charlie Chaplin 6:30 American Religious Town Hall 7:00 Operation ASC 7:30 Grow and ShOw 8:00 Enfoque (Spanish) 8:30 Forum (Spanish) 9:00 Tealro Frances (Spanish) 9:30 Victory at Sea WUSF-FM 89.7 me. HIGHLIGHTS WEDNESDAY: 6 p.m. till signoff time at 10: A whole evening of ian will fea. ture 11Negro music, past and presento itt 8 p.m. BOy Campus Conducts Aerospace Workshop . Sales and Sales Management Training Program This Program is designed to develop young men for careers in life insurance sales and sales man agement. It provides an initial training period of 3 months ( including 2 weeks at a Home Office School) before the men move into full sales work. Those trainees who are interested in and who are found qualified for management responsibility are assured of ampl e opportunity to move on to such work in either owfield offices or in the Home Office after an initial period in sal es. THURSDAY: 6 p.m.: Florida Stale L-egis lature 1967; 6:30 p.m., League of Women Voters quizzes the people they vote or do not vole tor; 7 p.m., Georgetown Univer slty Forum. FRIDAY: 7 p.m., The Diary of Samuel Pepys; 7:15, Great Lives after 55; 8 p.m., Dwight McDonald on Film; 8 :30 p.m., music and dances of the Oacotah Sioux Indians; 9 p.m. , lnlernotional TMa Ire. Rowan Attends USF On IMC Scholarship Charles E. Rowan, assistant county agricultural agent for Pinellas County, is attending USF during Trimester iliA on a communications scholar ship. The scholarships, awarded to one county agent in each of 15 states, enable the winners to take a course in communi cations at the college or uni versity of their choice. Florida's county agent com munications scholarship win ner for 1966 chose USF to study Writing For Mass Com munication. The course is being taught by Dr. Arthur M. Sanderson, chairman and as sociate professor of journal ism. ADi\IJNJSl'ERED by the National Association of Coun ty Agricultural Agents, the program is sponsored by International Minerals a n d Chemical Corporation , the world's leading producer of chemical fertilizers and fertil izer materials. Realizing the importance of good communications in agn cultural extension work, IMC has developed the County Agent's Communications Scholarship Program to help the agent become even more effective. FOREIGN & DOMESTIC GENERAL AUTO REPAIRS • Tires, Batt., Aces. • Complete Oil and Lube Service UNIVERSITY ATLANTIC 2101 E . Fowler & 22nd Tel. 935-9828 By CAROLYN MANK Correspondent The Center for Contin . uing Education is planning an Aerospace Workshop for pri mary and secondary grade school teachers and all inter ested laymen. This two-week, non-credit course will be conducted on Bay Campus, in St. Peters burg, June 19-30. The classes will include discussions and e x p e r i m e n t s on a non technical level that will be useful in elementary and high school curricula. The Florida Congress of Parents and Teacher s i n con junction with the Center for Continuing Education will present the Thirtyfirst Annu al PTA Short Course in Parent • Teacher Leadership, June 6-8 at USF. At this t i m e, approximately 1,000 PTA leaders, faculty mem bers and parents will focus on the critical issues facing par ents and teachers today. CURRENTLY IN session (May 3-31) on Bay Campus is the Seminar on Space Sciences designed to inform the public about the advances in space exploration, especially the Manned Space Flight pro gram. This seminar is also of fered by the Continuing Edu cation Center. In addition to the numerous conferences, workshops and seminars presented by the Center, this department con ducts regular credit and non credit classes , both of f and on-campus, for the benefit of 17 surrounding coun t ies. V:arious courses in the fields of education, business admin istration, engineering and lib eral arts are offered. It is even possible for students en rolled in this program to earn up to 18 hours of credit toward their masters degree. THE PURPOSE of t h e s e courses is to meet the increas ing educational needs of peo ple within commut in g dis tance of these branches. When specific classes are requested by differen t coun ties and school supervisors , USF, through its Center for Continuing Education, pro vides the vehicle by which AT !\opal l\estaurant MON. • FRI 12:00 • 2:00 THE LUNCHEON BUFFET $1.50 ALL YOU CAN EAT your choice of -3 Meats -3 Vegetol,les -3 Desserts NORTHEAST FOWLER & 30th St. these courses are set up and adminis.tered. Qualified teach ers are drawn from an "in structor bank " of those who are available in the required fields. According to Larry Ro mig , program advisor for the Continuing Education Cen ter, the philosophy of t he de partment is that "the content and quality of an off-campus course will be identical to the same on-campus course." SHAKEY'S PIZZA 8114 N. Fla. S. Dale Mabry We Don't like to See Money Slip through Your Fingers Get a good grip on your money, with a Checking Account. 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