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new coL eGe n1maus Volume 6, Number 2 New College faculty, students and alums participate in Seagrass Signage Project DANGER DANGER AL SH AVOID SEA GRASS by Monica Gaughan The strong, direct language above encapsulates months of work on a project developed, directed and staffed by a team of alums, faculty and students. It is a terse message created to convince boaters to avoid the valuable seagrass beds which grow in Sarasota Bay's shalIn This Issue low waters. Its imperative tone is neces sary for those who may not recognize the value of the seagrass beds as well as this dedicated team does. Grass beds are an essential part of Continued on 3 Spring 1990 Regional fishery development in Central America Documentary produced by Luc Cuyvers '74 shows on The Discovery Channel. See story on page 4. Seagrass Signage Project . 3 Supremely Successful 1 NCAA President Speaks . 2 Sea Changes . . 4 Faculty Development Grant Reports ............. 5 Supremely Successful Charter Classes Gathering 6 Silverman Recital . . 7 Reflections on The Gathering 7 Academic Structure Report 8 Class Notes 60s . 11 Class Notes 70s . 12 AlUmni Art Show . 14 Changes on NCAA Board 16 Class Notes 80s . 17 Roger Renne . 18 1990 Reunion 20 by Susan Burns People always want to know what New College graduates do. Do they wash cars, write poetry, head up For tune 500s? Unfortunately, life after New College is not an easy area to describe. Our alumni are just now entering the years when their impact is being felt. And, New College alums aren't always the type to scream their successes from the treetops. Sometimes the news comes from notes scribbled to the alum office al most as asides like Inge Fryklund's ('64) oh-by-the-way note a few months ago updating us on her life, .. .1 argued a criminal case in the U.S. Supreme Court," she wrote simply. Emmy Acton '73 didn't even tell us. If you didn't see her on Good Morning America talking about her successful 1985 U.S. Supreme Court argument, the only way to fmd out was through the grapevine. Arguing in front of the highest court in the nation is no small feat. Out of the more than 5,000 petitions sent to the U.S. Supreme Court every year, only 170 or so are deemed significant enough to be beard. Two New College alumnae, that we know of, have joined the select group who have argued a case there. See story on 9.


Page2 Nimbus Spring 1990 NCAA President Speaks: Part D An Interview With Jono Miller Never in my life had I seen a sunset to equal the one I saw today while wait ing for my friend J ono Miller at the new Sarasota-Bradenton Airport. There is something about a score of jet exhausts mixed with the sunset colors over the Longboat Key skyline that takes your breath away. I bad to wait quite some time, since J ono was delayed at the entrance to the airport by a police blockade. It seems that one of our lively seniors had run a bit amuck and killed a few locals while exercising his right to drive anything he 'damn well could pay for on the roads he had paid for, even if he didn't have a license.' As we left the Airport, we drove past the senior's Mercedes, which had sustained thousands of dol lars in damage. C'est dommage. Jono told me that Julie (always my frrstladyofNewCollege) and their man servant Corley had gone to take the season at Bogota, so he had reserved a table for our little 'lunch-tete' at a chic 'place de Ia cite' atop one of the new 30-story glass towers downtown the NCAA president Jono Miller by John F. Klein 'Penner Building'. You know, the one that's just gone into receivership tres au courant! We began our discussion over a lus cious appetizer of range-fed chicken liver pate on a bed of raddichio with soy milk dressing, and chatted amiably through several courses. As always, Jono's greatest desire is to instill the present students with the pre-merger New College spirit. He is not talking about some sort of Holy Grail. But he is concerned that the ideals of the college were once higher, and that the traditions of excellence and at NC might be slip pmgaway. There are three things that Jono wants to do in order to transfer the pre-merger spirit. Change the reunion date Move the reunion to a time when more meaningful interaction can occur between students and alums. As it now stands, with the reunion on graduation weekend, the only time we have to interact with the students is at a PCP while on the same. More alums on faculty We have one alum on the faculty and we need more. Jono also urges continued support of the alumnae/i fellow program. Campus history Whether this is just simple data collection (i.e., oral histories, photographs, etc.) or a published history in book form, it's time to get serious about this because we are losing faculty and staff who would be relevant to our history at an alarming rate. Campus governance has been the hot issue around the USF/NC community for a while now. Jono and I talked about it in great detail, and there are only two important facts: 1. The Alumass has not been approached as a group to participate in the campus governance study (although some alums are on these boards) so we really have no formal input into it anyway. 2. The original theory on the campus was that the entire USF (and as a result, also NC) governance system would be scrapped and a new one would be developed tabula rasa. Jono told me that he has learned (see article on page 8) that this grand scheme has been severely curtailed and although some changes will occur, nothing earth-shat tering will happen. What's new at Old Gnu is not News. Quotable Quotes From the Prez: On Alumass board meetings -"I pride myself on my ability to run meet ings and I've run two [alum] board meetings now and they've been two of the most emotionally draining and physically taxing meetings I've chaired anywhere." What did he expect? On the Ivy League -"Ninety percent of the people who attended those schools [Ivies] are dead and almost everyone who has attended NC is alive." Sartrian insight! Meisels (USF Grand Kahuna) "He enjoyed most of his dinner meeting with the NC Alumass board." Was it the dessert? A personal view on board service "Some of us on the board do not think that financial solvency should be a pre requisite for board service." Doesn't he know that financial solvency is a prereq uisite for everything now? Sarasota Airport expansion"They ate our trees to facilitate their innova tive parking design and in my opinion it's one of the most dangerous merge and exit facilities on the west coast of Florida. Ask the dead people. John Klein '69, Sarasota, continues his series of intei'Views wiJh NCAA President Jono Miller 70.


Nimbus Spring 1990 Page 3 Seagrass Signage Project (continued) the Bays ecosystem. As an integral part of the Sarasota Bay estuary, these "meadows" of grass provide food, shelter, and breeding grounds for much of the marine life in the Gulf of Mexico at some time in their life cycle. Unfortunately, the seagrass beds are at risk. The propellers of recreational and com mercial motor boats cut the seagrass and its roots which intertwine in long rhizomes in the sediment. The resulting "scars" through the beds can take five or more years to heal at is, if they are not traumatized again by a desperate boater gunning a boat out of the beds. The plight of Sarasota Bay's seagrass beds is one of national interest. In 1988, Sarasota Bay was designated part of the National Estuary Program by the Environmen tal Protection Agency. As such, it is entitled to federal protection and research demostrations which the EPA hopes can be applied to other bodies of water with similar problems. Julie Morris '70 was a technical advisor to the local Management Conference which convened to consider early action demonstration projects. One of Morris's proposals was approved by both the Advisory Committee and the EPA. Serendipitously, Rhonda Evans '75 is the contact person be tween the project coordinator, Ruth Folit '70, and the EPA. Thus the Seagrass Signage Early Demonstration Project came to be, providing an opportunity for cooperation among those who love both Sarasota Bay and New College. The objective of the project is simple: protect the grass beds from further damage by motorboats. The question at hand is whether marking the grass beds with buoys will reduce motorboat propeller scar ring and bow to document it. Folit, Morris, biology professors John Morrill and Sandra Gilchrist, and NCAA president Jono Miller met to determine which areas need study in order to draw scientifically and environmentally sound conelusions about the protection of the seagrass beds. Here is a brief sum mary of the various projects-in-the-wo rks and the people responsible for them: Student Keith Micoli researched the scientific literature on the subject of seagrass beds to determine whether marking beds has ever been studied before. (The answer is no.) Ruth Folit '70 with one of the hazard warning buoy markers for the Seagrass Signage Early Demonstration Project Student David Heuberger is studying the environmental history of each of the five seagrass beds to be marked. He examines old aerial photographs of the bay in order to map the changes in the seagrass beds over time and talks to area experts fiSher men, bridge attendants, marina owners about local conditions. Biologist Sandra Gilchrist sponsored an ISP, and is now leading a student research seminar, about the differen ces between the fauna of relatively undamaged seagrass beds and those of the scarred beds. Student Brian Israel is leading a group of students in the administra tion of a questionnaire he developed with the aid of sociology professor Penny Rosel. The questionnaire is designed to gauge public knowledge and attitudes toward the seagrass beds. Another Israelled project is to observe the way boaters interact with the beds both before and after the markers are placed. Miller is designing the graphics for the buoys, signs for public boat ramps and decals which will be placed on rental boat dashboards, which will be sensitive to the concerns of boaters while promoting the protection of the beds. Biology professor AI Beulig has found in the project the opportunity to try out his radiocontrolled camera technology. He photographed grassbed scars with a camera attached to a helium-filled blimp floating 150 feet over the bay. He will be using similar photography techniques in future trips with students to Belize. Biologist John Morrill's extensive knowledge of the bay and its people has assisted the project throughout. In addition, Morrill is working with Morris in a seminar about Sarasota Bay manage ment. They hope to generate questions which may aid further studies. The grassbed study should be completed by Fall 1991. In the meantime, New College students have an excellent opportunity to work with dedicated alumnae/i and faculty on a project of national significance. Monica Gau[/lan '86 ia a member of the NCAA BOOTd of Diredors and an intake counselor at Coastal Recovery in Sarasota.


Page4 Luc Cuyvers is a marine scientist and filmmaker who tackled-and ac complished-a very ambitious project: a film study of the world's oceans far beyond the stories that appear in the news media. To Cuyvers, the subject of oceans is much bigger than mere news reports. "Whether it's you or I or Homer or Breughel, we all share something with the ocean. When you look at those sea scapes or read something about the sea, you can't help but recognize what they saw. I'm affected by the ocean the same way the early people were. "But when you look at us collectively there's been a tremendous change the past 25 years .. .from where the ocean used to be the dominant factor in the with man, now man is the dommant factor." There has been, Cuyvers believes, a sort of in the last quarter century m the relationship between man and ocean. Some of the romance of_the sea has been lost to a profit onented shipping industry .... But the changes involve more than commerce. So Cuyvers named his eight-part Nimbus, Spring 1990 Fishing boat with salmon off Alaska's coast Sea Changes: Man's New Relationship With the Ocean by Patricia Brennan, Washington Post staff writer This mticle aboot Luc Olyvm 74 appeared in the March 11, 1990, IV Week section of The Washington Post and is reprinted by penn iss ion. Sped a/ thanks to Alexis Simendinger 75 for bringing it to oor attention. series airing Sundays [in March and April] on The Discovery Channel The Blue Revolution. It's a revolution that isn't over, as far as Luc Cuyvers is con cerned. To him, interest in the sea is not enough. "There's something still beyond that," he said, "It's respect. That needs to extend to more than whales-cod and other animals which are not as photogenic." In his series, Cuyvers set out to ad dress the cultural, economical, political and environmental importance of the world's oceans. To do so, he gathered a $4 million budget from a number of sources-none of whom had to provide more than 20 percent-and employed five crews who shot film footage in Australia, Antarctica, England, Greece, Japan, the Philippines, South America, Switzerland and the United States, as well as smaller areas. "I had a very good team," he said. "Some of them got absolutely stunning film. Overall, the quality is high. In every film, we try to hit different ter ritories." One of Cuyvers' favorite install-ments, for its technical excellence, is called "The Last Hunters," focusing on fisheries and fishing methods. Another is "The Healing Sea," an investigation of marine species that are helping scien tists understand life processes and that may yield new drugs to fight diseases such as Alzheimer's. Others take up the relationship be tween the ocean and the atmosphere in creating weather patterns; the battlefor maritime supremacy and peacekeeping role of the search for minerals m mternat10nal waters and the problem of ownership; and dangers of usmg the ocean for waste disposal. The result is a broad-scope senes "done largely to show that there's much more to the oceans than whales and sharks and oil spills, to present the global view." [On March 11, viewers .saw] t.he revolution in sea trade: contamer .ship ping. The installment visited base of Y .F. Chang's Evergreen Manne Corp., the largest container corpora Continued on next page


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Divers repair oil rig "The Blue tion in the world; Hong Kong, which began to replace Shanghai in 1941 as Asia's international trading center; the modern seaport of Rotterdam, capable of handling both container ships and supertankers; and ports in decline, in cluding those at Liverpool, England, Cardiff, Wales, and New York City. (Viewers] also get a history lesson, ranging from the sailors of Portugal and their patron Prince Henry the Navigator to the once-thriving Dutch East India Co., a conglomerate of smaller entities that was probably the world's first multinational company; from the origins of passenger traffic (immigrants fleeing the Irish potato famine of 1846-47) to Japan's futuristic designs for huge, fast ships and un manned robot container ships run by computers. Belgian-born Cuyvers has always been fascinated by the sea. As a high school exchange student in Florida in 19'n, he began to realize that he would have better opportunities studying marine science in the United States than in his native country. He enrolled in the New College of the University of South Florida, graduated in 1978, and moved up the East Coast to earn both a master's degree and a doctorate in marine studies from the University of Delaware. Along the way, he worked for several film companies and planned his film series. "Blue Revolution was something I had to do," he said. Today, Cuyvers lives on a sailboat (a Morgan 38) in Annapolis, Md., and heads the nonprofit Mare Nostrum Revolution" Foundation, an educational organiza tion he founded in 1980 mainly to fund production of The Blue Revolution. It may be the foundation's only en deavor, he said. "I now fmd that the nonprofit sector may not be the best to get these projects going," be mused. "Things move too slowly." Now, Cuyvers is looking ahead. "I'd like to switch to something I want to do. There's a lot more ocean to be covered on television." He bas in mind a project on maritime history (although he's afraid the mere mention of the topic may put some people immediately to sleep). Specifi cally, he wants to compare the Chinese maritime heritage and the Arab maritime history. "The Chinese history was fascinat ing. They had a different perspective: They never imposed their ideas on others and at the same time they didn't want to learn from others. They were sort of arrogant, though, sort of xenophobic." Blue Revolution tells viewers, "The Chinese decided that maritime trade was for the inferior races." The time for historical documen taries may be approaching, he said. "There's interest right now in environ mental documentaries, but it's cyclicalof course people will always be inter ested in fuzzy animals and things-but I think the next interest will be in history and geography." The Blue Revolution airs during March and April on Sundays at 10 p.m. (repeated Saturdays at 3 p.m.) PageS Faculty Developn1ent Grant Reports Below are excerpts from the reports submitted by faculty who received development grants from the alum nae/i associaticn last year. A copy of the full report will be sent to anyone who so requests. Alfred Beullg-($400} Behavioral Ecology and En docrinology of Sex Differences in Aggression in Cyprinodon The grant award was used to help pay fo( aquarium supplies and ttavel expenses to the American Society of Zoologists for two students, Alexander Fishberg and Christopher Patton. As part of their senior thesls work, they conducted experiments on aggression in Cyprinodon. From their observations it was determined that Cyprfnodon males change their breeding strategy in response to changing environ mental and social variables such as tidal flux, food resources, cloud cover, availability of egg-laying sites and density of receptive females It was also deter mined that the social conditions under which females display aggressiveness sur round feeding activities and are not related to territoriality in oontrast to the males. Both students made presentations at the ASZ meeting and it was acknowledged that some of the theories on mating strategy of the Cyprinodontids currently in the literature will have to be revised as a resuH of this work In addition, Fishberg and Patton and their ongoing experiments were featured in a CNN Science News segment which was broadcast on the CNN evening news and CNN's Science and Technology Week on March 31 and April 1, 1989, respectively A video tape copy Is in the Media Center. Stephen Miles ($400) Research at the University of minois on the Problems of Musical Historicism The Faculty Development Grant enabled me to ttavel last summer to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and research aspects of musical hisConlinued on page 17


PageS Nimbus, Spring 1990 Charter Classes Gathering School reunions are a time to trans act unfinished business. We travel back in time, hoping to get to say the we left unsaid, hoping to hear the things we never got to hear. Too often, the people we hope to see do not appear, and we leave with unpacked baggage. Other issues are finally put to rest, or perhaps they in turn lead to new begin nings, openings to corridors that were locked and barred. by Steve Hall America, one must ftrst understand baseball. Paul Adomites and Luke Salisbury gave us some inkling of why this is so as they shared with us their his recent poetry, and David Gorfein about new developments in the_ory from his work at Adel phi Uruversrty. A veteran of half a dozen New Col Lege reunions, I wanted to create one special gathering that would ac complish what the traditional reunion format usually failed to do. We never seem to adequately succeed in pulling together our contemporaries. The life of the college is community, and our personal image of that community rests on many more people than those who through the accident of chance reached graduation day at the same time, or even made their initial way to the col lege on the same September week. Jet Lowe '65 and Steve Waterman '65 Organization of the Gathering would have an impossibility wrthout the cooperation and dedication of alum coordinator Carol Ann Wilkinson. Karle Prendergast made ar rangements for a ban quet on the mansion patio, where daily meals were consumed in times past. The reception at the Elmendorf home, hosted by Mary Elmen dorf, provided another touch of that com munity spirit from so long ago. Marc Silverman provided an elegant and masterful performance in his benefit piano con-The Charter Classes Gathering, over the weekend of January26-28, came as close as I have ever experienced to recreating the spirit of community that existed in the last crazy years of the 1960's. Jacques Barzun is said to have remarked that in order to understand passion for the nature of the sport in a Saturday morning seminar. Ross Borden, current provost Peggy Bates, and Ken Misemer sketched out how the college had evolved since we had left it through the 70's and 80's. David Rollow shared with us some of Mimi Cosgrove Pate '64 and Steve Hall '65 at Gathering brunch cert for the Alumnae/i Association. Our thanks to all these people for contributing to the pleasures of the weekend And thanks to all of you who attended-Rick and Jane, and Ken and Abby, and Steve, and Julie, and Mimi, and David, and on and on -some 60 people of the 175 from the Charter Classes for whom we still have knowledge of their whereabouts. Every one of you made the experience worthwhile to all the rest of us who were fortunate enough to be able to For those who missed the magtc, perhaps we will give you another chance some year. w_as universal for a repeat of thiS spec1al Gathering. Isn't there someone whom you want to talk to again for the very ftrst time? Steve Hail '65 organized the Gathering. Thanks to his persistence and worl<; and actually took place.


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Page7 Re8ections on The Gathering Bump up Against me. U'ho and then We were There, again Dancing In the courtyard. ... our silhouettes, or theirs? ---Ruthanoe Stange Kah '65 Ken Moore '65 and Ray McClain '64 with their children After the reunion was finally and undeniably over, Janis Wolak, John Hart, Tom Lesure, and Beth and I were standing around in the parking lot, all unwilling to leave. After a while, Janis said, "You know, I told a lot of friends back home that I was coming to this thing, and when I get home, they're going to ask me how it was. But you know, I don't really know what to tell them. I just don't know how to explain this to somebody who wasn't here." "The Big Chill?" somebody offered. "Without sex and death?" Maybe. "How about this," I suggested, "maybe you could say to imagine that you had this real bigfamily that you grew up with, and you all went your separate ways, and then twenty years later you all got together and everybody was a lot older and a lot of stuff had happened to them but they all still felt instantly like your brothers and sisters ... Janis considered this for a moment. "Well," she added at last, "and this family had no parents ... Professor Cris Hassold visits with Mary Lou Phillips 62 '66 ---David Schwartz '66 A mag nificent banquet of sound was presented to those who at tended Marc Silverman's benefit recital for the Alum nae/i Associa tion at Holley Marc Silverman Hall on January 28, 1990. Over 200 people from New College and the Sarasota community gathered to hear this exceptional pianist. Marc performed selec tions by Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin and Barber. The clarity, texture and expression of his playing guaranteed that those who heard him are already looking for ward to hearing him again. Special thanks are due to a number of alums for their help: first and foremost, we thank Marc for donating his time and ability; John Klein '69 ably fiJied the role of Grand Vizier, demonstrating his considerable talent for produc tion; Steve Williams '78, visionario del was responsible for the graphic design of the promotional materials; Carol Gaskin '70 wrote the copy for the advertisements and press releases; Monica Gaughan '86, John Harshman and Marc Weinberg '70 were especial ly helpful in promoting the recital and selling tickets; Charlene Lenger '78 provided the plants which, with John Klein's lighting, set the stage for the recital. Our thanks for their as sistance go also to the staff of New Col lege Foundation and to Paul Wolfe and Florida West Coast Music. Tapes Available If you couldn't come to the but would like to hear Marc's wonder ful music, tapes of the performance are available. The tape is a first generation copy of a digital master made by a professional sound engineer. If you want one of the tapes, send $10 to N.C.A.A., 5700 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, FL 34243.


Page 8 Nimbus, Spring 1990 Academic Structure Report Ready The Academic Structure Task Force gives USF Provost Meisels a statement of principles and four administrative models The Sarasota Academic Structure Task Force is in the fmal stages of the preparation of its report to Provost Meisels in Tampa. The Task Force was appointed in November to explore possible models for administering the Sarasota campus. Its membership includes New College Foundation trus tee Dr. Samuel Gould (chair), New College faculty Douglas Berggren, Laszlo Deme, and Peter Kazaks, and representatives of the USF administra tion in Tampa and Sarasota, University Program faculty, and New College and University program students. The Task Force received written submissions from dozens of concerned New College students and faculty, and met with several campus officials, including General Heiser, Provost Bates, and former Dean Barylski. Statement of Principles The Task Force report will begin with a statement of principles. Ex pected to be included are the followmg: The distinctiveness and separate identities of New College and the University Program must be preserved; As much as possible, Sarasota problems should be resolved in Sarasota; Cooperation through consult ation and coordination must be encouraged; The chief academic officer of New College should continue to report directly to the University provost in Tampa. The problems noted by the Task Force stem mostly from the presence of two programs with disparate needs and priorities on a single campus. At the moment, the campus dean is also of the University Program, and officer retains authority over the entue campus, with the exception of the New College academic program. by Eric Schickler The NC provost and the dean each have direct access to the University provost in Tampa. The NC provost has no authority over residential life (which serves only New College stu dents) or any facilities and services serving both programs (e.g., the library, faculty office space, classroom Eric Schickler, New College student representative on the Academic Structure Task Force. space, facilities planning). The ques tion is how to ensure that policies and support services are fair to both programs, without in any way jeopardizing the programs' separate identities. Four Administrative Models The Task Force did not reach a con sensus on a particular administrative model. Four possible plans are being forwarded to Provost Meisels, with the advantages and disadvantages listed for each. The first two models essentially combine the NC provost and campus dean into a single chief executive officer. This person would be the chief academic officer for New College and the chief administrative officer for the campus. General Heiser along with New College students and some faculty, have expressed concern that such a centralization might demote the New College program by denying it an exclusive advocate with direct access to Tampa. The other possible models keep a New College provost and a dean, and redistribute authority between the two officers. Both of these models give the provost authority over residential life. New Positions Suggested The Task Force is also recommend ing that two new positions be created: a dean of the New College faculty and a director of administrative services. The dean of the faculty would assist the provost in academic administration, and would, we hope, work with faculty and students to develop academic innovation. Furthermore, the Task Force is proposing that an Administrative Senate, with representatives from all constituencies on the campus, be formed to improve coordination and communication. Finally, the Task Force is recommending changes in the Office of Stu dent Affairs. There have been numerous student complaints about the responsiveness of Student Affairs. The Task Force concluded that the New College student affairs coor dinator should report directly to the New College provost rather to the Student Affairs director. Th1s shouJ.d promote the cohesiveness of acadeouc and residential programs. Eric Sdziclder is the New College studeJ_zt representative on the SarasotaAcadermc StJUcture Task Force.


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Page9 Supremely Successful lnge Fryklund '64 Holland v. Illinois The ftrst courtroom loge Fryklund ever entered was the U.S. Supreme Court when she was a schoolgirl in Vir ginia. Her life turned full circle in October 1989 when she stood there again this time as a part of the ac tion, not a spectator. Fryklund, a Chicago prosecutor at the time, argued that the Constitution does not require that a jury be a cross section of professions, religions, sex or ethinic background, only that it be impartial. The pivotal case began 10 years ago when Fryklund, who had just graduated from the University of Chicago Law School, was a novice prosecutor in the Cook County State Attorney's office. That same year, a 23-year-old man named Daniel Hol land was convicted of kidnapping and raping a 17-year-old girl outside of Chicago. Fryklund had nothing to do with the case then. In fact, it wasn't until 1988, after she had become the supervisor of criminal appeals division, oversee mg 70 attorneys, that she really paid any attention to Holland. His public defender had appealed the decision for many different reasons and the case fmally made its way to the Supreme Court. The main issue was whether Holland, a white man, had a fair and impartial jury when the only two blacks in the jury pool had been excused. It was an interesting issue. In 1986, in the landmark Batson decision, the Court decided a prosecutor could not arbitrarily exclude blacks from a black defendant's jury. Holland was a white man, however. His attorney argued that he did not get a fair trial because he was not tried by a fair cross section of the community and claimed that his client's Sixth Amendment rights had been vio lated. Fryklund disagreed and began to re search the issue. She began to write the brief in June in preparation for the Oc tober 1989 argument. After a full day at by Susan Burns work, she went home, bad dinner put the kids to bed, put on a pot of and worked from 10 p.m. until 3 or 4 a.m., reading every case dealing with jury selection going back to the 1800s. Fryklund's argument was scheduled for .n. Surprisingly, she was not paruc stncken. She had practiced her It was like walking the plank." Fryklund made her argument and got away without having to answer many questions. "I was a little disappointed they didn't ask more. I was prepared." OnJanuary22, 1990, the U.S. Clerk's office faxed her the decision. The court, in a 5-4 vote, agreed with Fryklund. She lnge Fryklund at Charter Classes Gathering in January with (former NC now Adelphi) professor David Gorfein argument once in a moot court of Cook County state attorneys and Illinois at torneys general and had sat in the Supreme Court for two weeks watching how things were done. "I felt much more at ease after having been in the environment," she says. "There is a lot of interaction between the justices and a lot of joking and snipPY remarks. For example, I remember (Justice Antonio) Scalia saying once, 'Gee, this case is a lot less significant than we thought it was.' It made it easier seeing that they were human." Each side gets 30 minutes to present a case in the Court. The whole thing goes off like clockwork with stop and go lights at the lecturn. When the justices interrupt to ask a question, they want a quick, straight answer. The only real moment of fear came as Fryklund stood up at the lecturn to speak. "As long as I was sitting down, I felt protected. Standing up, you feel com pletely exposed. I just thought, 'Oh, my God, I'm out in the middle of nowhere.' wasn't in the least surprised. "It was exactly as I predicted. I knew I would win 5-4. Everybody was on paper before the issue was argued. Maybe the oral argument was com pletely irrelevant. I think they'd made up their minds. In fact, I think they took the case because they were looking for a way to decide the issue. They knew it was going to come up after the Batson decision." Fryklund's victory marked the end of her years as a prosecutor. Now Fryk lund is hunting down people who double park on Michigan Avenue or ignore their parking fines. She's euphemistically called the "Parking Czar" of Chicago. You might think that this new job as Managing Deputy Director of the City of Chicago Revenue Department and City Parking Administrator is boring stuff after the murders and intrigue of a big city D.A. office, but Fryklund says it's not. "It's a fascinating area. It's Continued on next page


Page 10 Nimbus, Spring 1990 Supremely Successful (continued) about making a big city run well. It's really an intellectual puzzle." And how did New College get her where she is? "Through an attitude that you don't take anything for granted. I always ask, 'Why are we doing this?' It's not a ques tion you hear very often." By the way, she adds, if any New College alum has any ideas about what to do with cars in big cities, give her a ring. Emmy Acton '73 Hillsborough County, Florida, Commissioners v. Automated Medical Laboratories When Emmy Acton was an English literature major at New College, she once tried to get into one of Bob Benedetti's advanced political science classes. He turned her down for a more qualified student. Most likely, that wouldn't happen today. Acton is Chief Assistant County At torney for Hillsborough County in Tampa, Florida. When she joined the office eight years ago, her first case dealt with an attempt to regulate plasma centers. You know the places. The buildings where the winos and down and-outs are lined up outside the doors waiting to give that sticky substance that helps make blood clot in return for a few bucks. Bernadine Lundstrom 1937-1990 Bernadine "Berni" K. Lundstrom died Jan.19, 1990, after a long illness. She had been with New College since 1965. She was appointed comptroller in 1968 and business manager ofUSF/Sarasota in 1983. Berni's role at New College was most visible to students when fees were due, but her work was vital to the day-to-day functioning of the college. "She was a very central part of this campus," said Dean David Schenck. Prior to 1983, plasma centers were only regulated by the federal govern ment. Then the Hillsborough County Commission decided to get involved. Plasma centers in Tampa were being abused by "plasma donors" who would go from clinic to clinic to make money. Not only was the practice endangering their health there is only so much blood a person can safely donate in a certain period of time but it was also possible that the public health was in danger. None of these people were tested for diseases like hepatitis and AIDS prior to donating blood. The tests were done only after the donations. And unfortunately, paid donors often need the money (for booze, drugs, or food) and therefore have an incentive to lie about their medical histories. Volunteer donors, on the other band, probably stay away from blood banks if they know their blood is, or may be, infectious. To Acton and the Hillsborough County Acton was up against the national association representing blood banks various medical groups, medical pliers and even grocery store representatives. (Somehow they saw an encroachment into the plasma industry as an open door to regulate the food industry.) She spent at least three weeks in the USF library going through microfiche before she found documentation that showed that the federal government did not mean to wrest control of plasma centers from local government. Acton's case was the fourth of the day. What she remembers most is the size of the lecturn. Acton, only five feet, one inch tall, was at a lecturn where few women stand and it was way too high. She almost blew her cool trying to turn the crank to lower it until one of the justices joked that they were used to basketball players. (This was an inside joke since some of the justices and clerks often commissioners, this was too risky. Blood bags leak and break, according to Acton, possibly contaminat ing workers and work areas. "Poetry is pretty good training for writing briefs. play basketball together.) Acton only got three minutes into her argument when Justice You make every word count." The Commission passed an ordinance requiring pre-test ing of individuals who wanted to donate and required an ID card for each donor which would allow him or her to donate at only one center. One of the plasma centers, Tampa Plasma, owned by a mega-conglomerate called Automated Medi cal Laboratories, balked at the restrictions. Accusing the commis sioners of trying to drive them out of business, AML bigwigs hired an older, experienced New York attor ney, Larry Stumps, to fight the case in court. His worthy opponent was Acton. Not only was Stumps intimidat ing, but Acton had to bone up on a lot of technical medical informa tion. (Husband Dr. Michael Maher '72 helped with the reading.) Acton won the first battle in court. The plasma industry appealed and even tually the case wound up in the Supreme Court. Sandra Day 0' Connor asked her a question, and from then on, she was left answering a battery of "what ifs." Looking back on the or deal, she says the justices did not ply her with difficult questions. She figures they were on her side even then. She won her case unanimously and today Tampa plasma centers are regu lated. Acton does not know how many other localities followed suit because of her precedent-setting victory. When Acton looks back at New College she remembers Mac Miller trying to till her out of law school and into writing poetry. She says she didn't go too far astray. "Poetry is pretty good training for writing briefs. You make every word count." Susan Bums '76 is a freelance writer in Sarasota.


Nimbus Spring 1990 Page 11 Class Notes 60s Bruce Allen '66 is fully enjoying his daughters, Abigail (2112) and Marie ( 4 months). The tax business is still going strong after 18 years. Linda Benua '64 is enjoying the peaceful location of her new apartment in Concord, Mass., meeting a new com munity of people in the condo complex and at the Unitarian Church and square dancing weekly. She continues her photography, doing some weddings, and recently, having some photos pub lished. From 9-5 she's a social worker at Sherrill House, a progressive 160-bed nursing home afftliated with the Epis copal Church. Having despaired of saving the world single-handedly, Dorothy Bobb Massey '67 is writing The Great American Novel. She says this master piece of creative fiction will illustrate the ideal social contract and revolutionize governments and economic systems world-wide, as well as radically alter personal relationships and, incidentally, make her ftlthy rich. (It's nice to see an alum with goals!) More seriously, Dorothy recommends Mensa, the organization for people with high IQs, for any alum who feels isolated. She says Mensans seem to share the same strange humor as novocollegians. John Dohrmann '68 spent the last four years with the Puget Sound Water Quality Authority working on a plan to protect Puget Sound. In 1988, they be came part of the National Estuary Pro gram. Outside of work, John's interest is his family --Debbie and their children, Jennifer (10) and Andrew (7). Stephen Coats '69 was deputy issues director for the 1988 Jackson presiden-Sixties Alums at The Gathering tial campaign. Now, he's an independent policy analyst working on Third World labor issues. Congratulations to Kitty and John Cranor '64 on the birth of John Jacob Babcock Cranor, aka Jake, on March 22. After teaching for 11 years, includ ing seven at UCLA and two in Tokyo, Ellen Dierdorf Destray '69 decided to leave education and started working for a new, small weight-loss company in Los Angeles. Five years later, she's vice president of operations for Jenny Craig International, running over 400 centers in five countries. She lives with two big dogs in beautiful San Diego when she's not traveling. George Finkle '65 was appointed a superior court judge in King County (Seattle, Wash.) in December. Janet Goldwater '68 is busy doing free-lance photography and graphic design, raising two girls and teaching at Temple University's School of Com munication. Bruce Hutcheon '69 is now president of Synergistic Communications, Inc., which markets "0/2the Message En gine", an OS/2-based network queue server and gateway to E-Mail, Telex and Fax. Leander Harding '66 received his Ph.D. in religion and education from Boston College last year. His dissertation was about theology and the psychology of childhood. He is now rec tor of St. John's Episcopal Church, a large downtown parish in Stamford, Conn., with large downtown problems. He says his N.C. education is unsur passed by graduate school. He and Claudia Bolin Harding '66 have been married 18 years. Claudia works full time mothering their three boys and they still "talk New College to each other." Captain David Jacobson '67 normally commands offshore supply vessels in the Gulf of Mexico servicing the oil patch but last summer was in Alaska working on the Valdez oil spill cleanup. He looks forward to going back to Alas ka this summer. "There's still a lot of cleanup left to do." We were pleased to remove Daryl Laatsch '69 from the "lost" list after he stopped to visit in January. Daryl received his J.D. from University of Michigan, Madison and now lives in West Bend, Ind. Ken Moore '65 plans to finish his M.BA. at USF in June. Congratulations to Meredith and Henry Patterson '69 on the birth of Rebecca Michet on August 27, 1989. Her proud papa says they took the training wheels off her bicycle at two months, had her ice skating at four months and just found the virus in the computer! Mary Lou Phillips '66 says that despite being out-of-phase in terms of age and life development, she's enjoy ing being a Ph.D. student in organiza tional behavior at Yale. This is some thing of a second career for Mary Lou, since she spent 13 years previously doing various kinds of labor relations and human resources management work in a huge company. (How she got there from NC is another story.) What goes around comes around ... Deane Root '65 was elected presi dent (1989-91) of Sonneck Society for Continued on next page Irving Benoist '65 Vicki Pearthree Raeburn '65 Rick Stauffer '65 Chuck Hamilton '64


Page 12 60s (continued) American Music and to the council (1989-92) of American Musicological Society. The Answer is Baseball by Luke Salisbury '65 will appear in paperback (Vintage) this spring. Sharron Shelton Arbuckle '67 primarily keeps busy as a mother (three boys, ages 10, 6 & 4), but she recently completed work on a stained glass window she designed for a local church. It's her first major project and the first, but not last she hopes, to be in the public eye. Margaret Spurrell Okere '66 taught full-time after receiving her Ph.D. in sociology. After having two children, she became a full-time homemaker, teaching creative dramatics as a hobby. Now she's starting a private primary school which would implement the NAEYC's position statement on developmentally appropriate educa tion and studying to become a natural family planning practitioner. ruck '64 and Laura Rawson von Behren '64 celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in February. Laura says their lives are full of family, satisfying work, music, church and friends. Daughter Libby (known to early NC people as Betsy) got her B.A. in educa tion/English/drama from Towson State and was married in January 1988. Catherine is a senior in high school and planning for college next fall. Peter and Susan Zuckerman Attas '69 joyfully announce the adoption of their son, Alexander Harry. Alex plays with Kim Pauly ('71) Irish's son, Brad. Susan is vice president of the Washington metropolitan area chapter of Resolve, a national organization for infertile couples. Nimbus Spring 1990 Class Notes 70s Anita Allen ,0 was recently made full professor and granted tenure at Georgetown University Law Center. Lisa Berley '70 works at home taking care of three-year-old Benjamin. She and her husband, Charlie Berry, are the parent directors of their son's play school. In addition, Lisa facilitates a senior citizen garden club which began as an experiment in horticulture therapy. She is also on a planning committee for a workshop on horticulture therapy for allied health professions. This is a new interest for Lisa and she'd be very interested in talk ing to alumnae/i in this field. Lois Brandwene I'm only a mediocre swimmer, which prompts me to ask: where's Dan Chambliss when I need him?" Elizabeth Bryant '73 is a painter living in Seattle. For the last eight years she's been co-owner of a funny postcard business, which defmed local identity and for which she and her partner are Giovacchini '76 and her husband are back from Germany and living in New Jersey. Lois is senior writer for the New York City March of Dimes chapter. Many JVinds by Debra Colburn '70 Debra's signed and numbered, limited edition prints and originals are now represented in over 400 galleries nationwide. Joshua Breakstone '72 has a 50-part radio show in production in Cincinnati on the music of various jazz greats and is preparing to record another record for Contemporary Records. Josh says he still thinks "Roger Rosa '73 is ugly, but Valentino next to Bruce Floyd '72." He adds, "John Buchanan '72 came up for Thanksgiving and barely escaped being served as the main course." Tessy Brungardt '73 and Dre bought their "dream farmette" this year -15 acres of woods, rolling fields, springs, streams, pond, privacy and even their own swamp in Hampstead, Md. The 150-year-old log house needs lots of work, but when it gets overwhelming, they go outside and sit. Wildlife abounds and visitors are welcome. Robbie Brunger '71 writes, "Friends who knew me in 1971 may recall that my first ISP involved riding my bicycle 1,200 miles to Dallas and then writing about my adventures in an ostentatious journal (which Mac Miller actually had to read). This year I turned 40 and have channeled my inevitable mid-life crisis into a hitherto unknown competiveness via triathlons, thus putting that cycling to some good use. I ftnd, however, that obscurely famous. (This includes a "Gold Slue Club" of over 400 members nationwide and in strange parts of the globe.) They also do design and tion for politically correct orgaruza tions. Elizabeth says, "Recently I overcame a 10-year writer's block and assumed a new identity as a (respected) art critic (I write, people listen.) So, the N.C. training fmally pays off! Hey!!" Paul Castellitto '70 was recently made a partner at the Washington law ftrm of Sharp, Green & Lankford. Clancy Cavnar '78 just teaching a class in 2-D design at William Patterson College in New Jersey. Special thanks to Judith sohn Rood '76 for sending us an art1cle from the 12/27/89 Oak Park (Ill.) Oak Leaves featuring Paul Cebar .'75 and the Milwaukeeans. Paul and his group were performing at Fitzgerald's on Year's Eve. According to the arttcle, "variety is the spice of well as life" for the group. Thetr music reflects the influence of New Orleans rhythm and blues gospel, African folk, Spanish, s and '40s swing, '60s soul, Continued on next page


Nimbus Spring 1990 Page 13 Class Notes 70s {continued) jazz and even New Age music. The basic sound is always danceable though. According to Paul, college parties helped open his eyes to the power of dancing. "You'd just dance forever. I learned to cool out, get out the poison." The Milwaukeeans are stepping up their touring area, beginning with a February trip to Atlanta. Kevin Coffey '72 is breathing a sigh of relief over the completion of his Ph.D. at M.I.T. last year. He's an ad visory scientist/engineer for IBM in San Jose, Calif. Laura Daniel Rodriguez '75 teaches school in Sarasota and is also teaching a Spanish course at New College this term. Mileva Daugherty Loo '72 retired last October from her vice presidency in a software company to become a full time mother and home schooler. She has four children -David (8), Ilima (5), MeiLing (3) and Christopher (5 mo.). She's discovered the NC world is possible even at the elementary levels and has truly enjoyed their time together learning at home. sounds like we know what we're doing, don't be fooled: we're still trying to figure out what we'll be when we grow up!" Diane Dittmann '79 offers her help in finding a home to anyone planning a move to the Boca Raton (Fla.) area and a chance to hash over your formidable memories of New College. Frank Dopp '78 is an Army physician and officer in charge of the health clinic at the Selfridge Air Na tional Guard Base near Detroit. Rick Eissenstat '71 married the former Rochelle Pudlowski in 1988. Rick left Commonwealth Edison in 1989 after eight years supervising corporate forecasting. He is now investing half-time and daddying the other half for Shoshana, born Oct. 9, 1989. Mark Evans '75 moved the family (Rhonda '75, Cassidy and David) to Rhode Island for a poverty-level exist-at the International Geological Congress and the Geological Society of America conference and published a paper on Charlotte Harbor. Mark says he's currently considering another move and legally changing his name to Joad. Rhonda Evans '75 is working in the coastal unit of the wetlands and coastal programs section of the water quality management branch of the Region IV water division at the U.S. Environmen tal Protection Agency in Atlanta. Isabelle Fetherston '79 won a teaching fellow award for excellence in teaching from the biology department of Boston University in May 1989. Kevin Flynn '74 wishes he were back at New College. ("Why did I ever leave?") He also wants to know where David Keeny and Fred Golding are. Kevin visited NC incognito in '88 and reports the campus is still beautiful and the ale in his room still doesn't work. Robert Glazier '77 is an as sociate at Daniels and Hicks, a Miami, Fla., law firm which spe cializes in appellate practice. Tom Dayton '74 studied cognitive/quantitative psychology and human-computer interaction on a National Science Foundation fellowship at University of Oklahoma. Arriving at IBM last October to do postdoctoral research, he found Frank Montaniz '76 in the office next to his! Tom's brother-in-law, a friend of Professor Ron Riddle, played in some of the jazz bands that Ron brought to play in the Music Room, where Tom was an audience member; he (the brother-in-law) also went skinny dipping in the NC pool, when that was fashionable. Nat Schwartz '70 talks to prespective 1990 graduate Patty Frew following a talk on French housing policy he gave recently at New College. Nat was in Sarasota while his wife, Wendy Pfeffer, participated in Professor Lee Snyder's Biennial New College Conference on Medieval-Renaissance Studies. Kevin Goehring '75 founded Square One last year. It's a decora tive arts company which features original, handpainted ceramics, fabrics, table linens and tiles. His work is featured at fine craft gal leries across the states such as Barneys (New York), the Laguna Beach Museum store, Tesoro Collection (Los Angeles), and the Whitney Museum store. Jerry Gordon-Hellman '71 helped establish a co-operative on a rural land trust of 80 acres in northern Alabama. The 12 adults in the community are active in organic gardening, environmental consciousness and interfaith peace outreach. Jerry runs his Marcy Denmark Manning '71 started a company, The World's Best Prep Course, Inc., which specializes in test-takingpreparation to help students get into college. About half her students are learning-disabled or otherwise handicapped. Justin, U, has been accepted into the Cfl program run by Johns Hopkins. Her husband, John, is a computer wizard. Marcy says, "If it ence while he completed his dissertation (Ph.D. in marine geology from USF). His first job after receiving his degree was pig herder on a Tennessee farm. After a summer on the animal farm, where pigs really do run the economic system, they moved again, to Atlanta (Emory University). In be tween moves, Mark presented papers vending business, teaches Hebrew and gardens. Christine Hamilton '78 graduated from Harvard School of Dental Medicine in 1988, did a residency in oral and maxillofacial surgery at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital, and is Coft!inued on next page


Page 14 Nimbus, Spring 1990 Class Notes 70s (continued) now in the medical school portion of her residency for an M.D. from Colum bia College of Physicians and Surgeons. Robert Hans '76 is working on a U .S.A.I.D .-sponsored development project in the north of Cameroon. He and Patti expect to be in Paris in June, when their second baby is due. Nancy Hopper DeCherney '70 is working with Alaska's First Lady, Michael Couper, on a teaching project she's developed, but hoping to stay home with her kids soon. The high point of her week is alum mail from Jono. "Hey, it's fun to read." She also invites NC folks to Alaska. ''The weather's al most as nice as Sarasota, with less chance of contracting skin cancer." Mark Humbert '75, along with 14 other lawyers from the San Francisco branch office of Adams, Duque & To All Artists A reminder and a slight change in plans By Sonia Wu The Annual New College Alum nae/i Art Exhibit will take place Sunday, May 20 through Saturday, 26 than the dates given m the FallJSSue of Nimbus (Don't me, I just write the copy.) The closmg reception will still follow graduation ceremonies and coin cide with reunion registration. You will still have to pick up your work by May 31, or we will ship it back to you C.O.D. If you're tired of us local alums getting all the glory, try finagling your way out of the Aprill registra tion deadline. (Hey, we're not but we can be bought.) Call Soma Wu at NC Admissions (813355-2963). We'll do our best to ac commodate. Hazeltine, recently became part of the 300 lawyer, Chicago-based law firm of Seyfarth, Shaw, Fairweather & Geraldson, thereby moving from a frrm in which Richard Nixon was once a partner to the largest management side labor frrm in the country. "I will continue to maintain my practice in business and insurance litigation. My wife says I've sold out." Congratulations to B. Hibbs '74 and her husband, Earl Marsh, on the birth of their son, Jared Ramsay Marsh, on Jan. 23, 1990. All are well. Lori HolTman Smolker '74 is fmish ing her "student teaching" in a second grade classroom and will receive a BA. (summa cum laude) in elementary education from USF this spring. Elaine Hyder '77 is in Pittsburgh working on a Ph.D. in information sys tems at Carnegie Mellon University. Her e-mail address is EH1N + Susan Jenson '70 has been involved with the commercial art business on and off since 1976 with some museum work and odd administrative jobs in between. She became director of the Montoya y Montoya Gallery in Denver when it opened in May 1989 and is hoping to return to her own painting this year. Susan sends greetings to J ono, Julie, Nancy from Alaska, Joanne Kelly, Woody Bryne, Gail Mead and all the ghosts at Ringling. Chrys Jochem '71 and her husband, Timothy Gilgallon, celebrated their first Christmas in their "new" home a 170-year-old Greek revival (complete with ghost) in the Mohawk Valley region of upstate New York. They're just off the NYS thruway and welcome alums or faculty to drop by. Gregory Johnson '76 will receive his M.D. from Rush Medical College, Chicago, in June and wiU resume ser vice with the USAF at USAF Medical Center, Keesler AFB, Biloxi, Miss., as a resident in internal medicine. Ann Moss Joyner '72 hosted a pleasant summer evening picnic for North Carolina alums at her place last August. She writes, "True to NC tradi tion, two alums arrived exactly on time, one week late. Other newsworthy items: Dolly foaled safely; the foxes ate the chickens-for the third and last time." Usa Kernan '70 is back in school again, starting work on her masters thesis, "Consuming Production," a study of documentaries about the making of movies. Write her if you've heard of any obscure and interesting ones. Helen Kessler '79 is a fitness instruc tor and massage therapist in Sarasota for fellow NC alum Bach McComb '75 while continuing to practice martial arts. Lesley Koplow '74, is associate direc tor of the Therapeutic Nursery at the Karen Homey Clinic and an adjunct faculty member at Bank Street College in New York City. Her book, Where Rag Dolls Hide Their Faces, just pub lished by E. P. Dutton, is an account of troubled children living in intensely private worlds that mystify both parents and teachers. Herb Kraft '77 is hosting a talk show heard nationwide on Sun Radio Net work. New College alums who are doing something interesting or raising money for a good cause and would like to be on the show should contact Herb (1020 E. La Fayette St., Tallahassee 32301). James Kurt '78 has finished writing Songs for Children of Light, ten albums of poetry, music, dance and drama, and is looking to produce it. Lindsay LaBurt '79 hosted a gather ing of Michigan alums at her home last July. Those attending were Frank Dopp '78, Henry Thomas '64, Dawn Flaherty '81, Herman Kopecek '84, Herb Gog genheim '74, Stephen Sensoli '77, and Kathy Luke Alexander '77. Stuart Levitan '72 has thrice been elected to the Dane County (Ga.) Board of Supervisors. He chaired the Committee on Public Protection and Judiciary before resigning to be mediator/arbitrator for UISC Employ ment Relations Commission. He is president of the Dane County Fair Housing Council and hosts a breakfast show on WORT-FM. AI Levy '72 continues work. he began at New College of people in meditation and bas combmed Continued on next page


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Page 15 Class Notes 70s (continued) it with counseling and psychoanalysis as a methodology for transpersonal psychotherapy -releasing persons from their past, freeing persons of their present stress and permitting maximum growth. He and Roseanne Italiano were married on April 8th. Together, they have lectured all over the U.S. and various parts of the world on transper sonal psychology, psychotherapy and meditation. Nora Ulligreo '70 and her husband, David Duncan, are forest management consultants in British Columbia. They have two children, Alessandra and Spencer (fourand 18-months old). David Lipsey '71 exhibited several of his original postcards and handmade paper and postcards from his collection at the Glen Echo (Md.) Gallery show "American Mailbag". Erin Loftus '77 finally found her way to Texas. By day, she's assistant ar chivist at the Houston Museum of Fine Arts; by night, she divides her time be tween ceramics, art classes and singing with a four-person a capella band. Erin's heavily into Tarot, Day of the Dead and St. Expedite. J onatban Lucas '78 wants to know if any other New College philosophy graduates went on to get a masters' de gree in architecture. Bach McComb '75 just moved and expanded his Sarasota business, The All American Nautilus: The Wellness Center. Congratulations to Gregory and Eileen McMahon Engel '78 on the birth of their daughter, Kayla Eileen Engel, on December 17, 1989. Sam McMillan '73 and Sammy Zamarippa '75 are vice-presidents of "Plant It", an organization dedicated to planting live Christmas trees. Thorn Miranda '71 is spending lots of time in Southeast Asia to get away from the Minnesota cold and mosquitoes. Michael Morgan '71 just returned a six-month sabbatical in Argen tina where he was doing research on communication and democracy thanks to a Fulbright Research Scholarship. Dana '75 and Rick Newman-Evans '75 sent an update on life since NC. Dana has a masters in biochemistry and Rick a Ph.D. in organic chemistry from Cornell. They and three-year-old daughter, Melissa, live in Somerville, NJ., but will be moving to Atlanta this summer for the opening of the new R & D facility of Amoco Performance Products. Rick's work for Amoco invol ves formulation of and synthesis of new monomers for thermosetting resins used for advanced carbon fiber com posites. In the small world category, Randy Winchester '75 works in the same building as Rick in the polyolefins division of Union Carbide, former owner of Amoco. The Newman-Evans send special hellos to John Connelly, Mike Lashe', Pete Russell, Ross Bur oamao, Pete Kazaks, Soo Bong Chae, Sarah Jane Stephens, John Morrill and Tyler Estler. James Parry '74 is beginning a doc toral program in finance at University of Texas, Dallas. Pete Pavchinsk.i '75 earned a Ph.D. in psychology in 1988 from University of Florida. He's now in a mental health practice that provides comprehensive services for children and adults. His article dealing with the ethology of learning disabilities was published in the Oct. 1989 volume of Psychology in the Schools. Eva Pischnotte McGuigan '73 is happily settled in the boondocks of Oviedo, Fla., after 10 moves in 14 years of marriage (to alum Tom McGuigan '71). She's involved with rearing two "frighteningly intelligent" children, trying to get back to school and studying indigenous wildlife reptiles, am phibians and birds. She maintains a menagerie and pursues all aspects of fiber arts in her spare time. Thanks to Professor Soo Bong Chae for the news that Claire Robinson '77 visited campus last summer. She's completed a (second) bachelor's de gree in architecture from Cooper Union and is now teaching in Atlanta. Congratulations to Olga Ronay '77 and John Moore, N.C. professor of classics and Humanities Division chair, who were married recently in Sarasota. Novocollegians continue to prove it's a small world. A colleague of Bill Rosenberg '73 in New Jersey made the New College connection when be ended up talking to Rob Lincoln '77, a graduate student working for the State of Florida in Tallahassee. Ann Samuelson '71 worked at Peabody Museum in Boston; spent nine months doing archaeology in Central America; did archaeology in Montana, Homesick for Sarasota? Look in the Spring 1990 Tweeds catalogue (Roanoke, Va., 1-800999-7997) for photographs shot on location at Caples, on the USF /New College. campus. North Dakota and Wyoming off and on for six years (best job was in Gallatin Nat'l Forest just north of Yellowstone); trained in Aikido for four years, until she hurt her back and had to quit; spent one and a half years in Japan; worked two years as historian/librarian for a company that makes angioplasty catheters; is currently enrolled in a "reentry" program learning computer science at Berkeley; is planning to go back to graduate school. Congratulations to Robin and Neil Schecker '72 on the birth of their daughter Marli on March 5. Big sister Bria (2 1/2) is excited over the new arrival. Neil says being a psychiatric resident at the Institute of Pennsylvania Hospital is challenging and enriching. Adam Schloss '72 is busy managing his own editorial consulting business, raising three children (including 2year-old twins) and celebrating his wife's certification as a licensed clinical psychologist. He sees quite a bit of Hank and Susan Pugh '74. Hank is a general contractor; Susan runs her own Montessori school on Maryland's east ern shore. Jodi Siegel '77 is an attorney for Southern Legal Counsel in Gainesville, Fla., focusing on children's and dis abled people's rights. She's been mar ried for several years to Bob Robins, a theatre lighting designer, and invites anyone passing through Gainesville to Continued on next page


Page 16 Nimbus, Spring 1990 Class Notes 70s (continued) give her a call. Alexis Simendinger '75 covers the Supreme Court, the Justice Depart ment and general legal affairs for a daily business publication in Washington, D.C. Drew Douglas '66 works on spe cial publications and projects for Alexis' company. She occasionally runs into other journalism types from New College, such as Hazel Bradford '75 and Conrad MacKerron '74. Carol Sirko '77 married her best friend, Jary Humbert, a native of Defiance, Ohio, in August. They bought a house in October and have been busy doing fix-ups ever since. Carol would like to know if anyone has seen or heard from lost alum Cyndi Puffer '75. Michael (Mojo Bean) Spalletta '72 is destitute and requesting old, but clean, wearable garments, but says you can t borrow his car again. Congratulations to Tim Speidel '74 on his marriage last fall to Jane Alsen, a physical therapist. David Staunton '70 is completing the fmal year and a half of his radiology residency at University of Washington. Dan Stults '77 is a research manager for Quaker Oats and, for a time, his boss was Barbara Watt '73, market research director for Quaker Oats. Dan's brother, Larry Stults '76, is working for both a Ph. D in biology and a J.D. Old friend Pam Mishey received her J.D. from U.C.-Davis and is clerking in Santa Rosa. Congratulations to Henry Smyth '77 on his marriage to Susan Chitwood in June 1989. Ray Stokes '74 is back from a year and a half in West Berlin (on leave from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute). With an incredible sense of timing, be and his family (Ann Marie and two-year-old Jonathan)managedtoleavejustbefore the earthshaking events of last fall took place. They're looking forward to returning to the new Berlin in a couple of years. Carol Warner '70 is a full-time therapist in a group practice and has a part-time private practice. She is very involved in the study of dreams and has served three years as an officer on the Board of Directors of the International Association for the Study of Dreams. She spends as much time as possible traveling, relaxing with family and friends, and engaging in her survival skills -laughter, fun and working out. Janet Weisenford '74 writes that Ed Chadd '73 visited them last summer and made the acquaintance of daughter Josey, who'll be one in April. Paul Wendt '74 organized a session on natural economics at the History of Society 1989 conference, featurmg ex-New College Professor Bryan Norton on Thoreau' s insect analogies Paul is a visiting assistant professor of economics this term at Clark University in Worcester, Mass. J.P. White '70 recently gave poetry readings in the D.C. area, at The Writer's Center, Martin Luther King Library, and George Mason University. Amy Willis '71 passed her fmal oral examination for her Ph.D. in counseling psychology in November and will receive her degree from University of Texas, Austin, in May. She's an instructor at Austin Community College. While practicing architecture for the last ten years, Vernon Woodworth '70 has also been in training at the C.G. Jung Institute in Boston. He recently completed his thesis, "Trauma and Individuation: A Jungian Investigation," which is soon to be a major motion picture. Shelly Y ogman Yomano '77 has been working for two years as the director of education at the Gainesville (Fla.) Sylvan Learning Ceo ter. Lorraine Yomano, having put Shelly through many years of grad is now back in school herself, studying microbiology at University of Florida. Changes on NCAA Board Chambliss Resigns From Board; Humbert Is Replacement Dan Chambliss 71 resigned from the New College Alumnae/i Association Board of Directors, effective January 29, 1990. Chambliss said 'I want to thank the people who voted for me in the past elec tion and other constituents as well I served five years on the NCAA Board I tried to do my best for them, but the time came especially with many changes in my profes sional situation, to step aside and let other people carry on the work of the Alumni As sociation. served as president from 1987 to 1989 He's an associate professor of sociology on leave Chambliss was a founding member of the association's board and Dan Chambliss '71 Mark Humbert '75 from Hamilton College in Clinton, N Y doing research at the University of Texas' Institute for the Medical Humanities in Galveston. The NCAA By Laws stipulate that a vacancy on the board will be filled by vote of the remaining board members at the next regular meeting. The board voted at the January meeting to ask the candidate with the next highest number of votes in the last election to serve the remainder of Chambliss' term. That per son is Mark Humbert 75, an attorney in San Francisco, Calif., and head of the San Francisco alumnae/i chapter Hum bert is still willing to serve and will be come a member of the board, contingent upon the vote of the remaining board members at their May meeting


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Page 17 Class Notes 80s Congratulations to Madeline Altabe '82 and Tom Sanocki who were married recently at Selby Gardens in Sarasota. Madeline is working on her doctorate in clinical psychology at USF; Tom is a psychology professor there. Polly Adema '83 sojourned to north east Wyoming to work a three-month contract doing folklife fieldwork for the University of Wyoming. Traci Ardren '84 received her Alum nae/i Directory in a CARE package while traveling in Guatemala last sum mer. She'll be back and forth between New Haven and Mexico over the next few years while working on her disser tation. Lib Aubuchon '85 and Dave Sackin '83 are living in Northampton, Mass., cold as can be and thinking good thoughts about all the NC folks in Florida. Ty Hathaway-Bevington '85 is work ing on a master's in English at Catholic University of America. Shelley Bonas '85 left in December for a New Zealand adventure and is planning to visit NC alum Patty Murer '84 in Ecuador before returning to the u.s. Andrea Blum '84 said Austin Works '82 adequately performed the duties of best man at Jim Belanger's '82 recent marriage. Jim and his bride, Julie Koledo, had a lovely ceremony in Detroit, Mich. Rob Clayton '83 says he spent a ter rific year and a half working on AI Gore's presidential campaign and a less than terrific year and a half doing re search for Congressional Quarterly in Washington. He's currently applying to law schools for the fall. Law school, Rob says, would be second choice if NC would start up a graduate program. Chris Davis '8S is Rob's housemate. keep themselves entertained by VISttmg the Brickskellar and playing at an occasional open mike Chris on his fiddle, Rob on his guitar. Other novocol legians they've sighted in DC are Mark (scvm) Singer and Sandy Seay '83. Andrea Colender '81 and husband, Tom, plan to attend this year's reunion. They hope to drag Linda Lacewell '80 along and to see some familiar faces. Thanks to a Rotary Scholarship, Chris deBodisco '80 spent a year in Peru gathering data on the credit markets facing very small businesses in Lima. He's back now and working (slowly) on his dissertation. He recently visited a high school for NC admissions and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. "I recommend it to everyone." Congratulations to Robert and Liz Elin Green '81 on the arrival of their son, Brenden, in December. Their daughter, Erin, is one and a half. Liz practices bankruptcy law in Orlando, Fla. Elisabeth Emmanuel '83 and Pat Keller '8S are living in Arlington, Tex., learning how to be Texans. Pat is work ing for Tredit Tire as a branch manager and is, as always, studying the sociology of the hierarchy of the workplace. Lis will be continuing in corporate market ing, enjoying big city life and the lingual oddities of Texas. Ann Flynn '80 is approaching the big 30 and having a great time in Tampa, Fla., running a non-profit educational television station, having an oppor tunity to re-think the how's and why's of television. She's become a media user and advocate. Ann says hi to Esteban and David. She saw Michael Samra '80, Ron Rostow '80, Debbie Berwick '80 and Liz Palmer '79 in New York and they all look great! Sherri Frederick '82 is futishing her academic work for a Ph.D. in clinical psychology, doing a lot of therapy. She will be going on internship next year (if anyone will have her, she says). Her goal to be able to help people like those with whom she went to college. Cindy Gettinger '84, was named one of the Jaycees' Ten Outstanding Young Americans for 1990. The ten winners were chosen from 100 nominees from across the nation. Scott Good '82 and his wife, Cindy, are expecting twins this summer. Scott owns an environmental economics con sulting company and teaches part-time at Salisbury State University. He received his M.S. from Carnegie Mellon University. They love the eastern shore of Maryland, but look forward to visit ing NC this fall. Thanks to the efforts of Rab Thornton, NC Foundation v.p., Julie Green '84 and Meredith Miller '70 are collaborating on a grant entitled "Link-ing Lifelines." Together they are train ing older adults how to be mentors for at-risk adolescents. Julie says, "Work-Faculty Development Grants ( continued ) toricism relevant both to my scholarly In terests and to students of music at New College. My interests focused on develop ing a typology of musical historicism, thus distinguishing a variety of composi1ional approaches ranging from invocation and tribute to parody and pastiche. One of the results of my research was to identify features In the music of Stravinsky's middle period which an ticipate musical postmodernism by several decades. This suggests that the relation ship between modernism and postmoder nism is more fluid than is commonly sup posed. The fruits of my research at the Univer sity of llinois have figured prominently in my course, Music in the 20th Century", which Is being taught this tel'm. It is my intention to develop the material relating to Stravinsky into an articl e over the summer. George Ruppeiner($400) Travel to Telluride, Colorado -Summer Workshop on Simu lated Annealing, July 9-23, 1989 The workshop in Telluride was most productive. There were about twenty-five participants from all over the world. The primary subjec1 was simulated annealing, and 1 spent a good bit of time discussing it with the participants. They were most interested in my results on the Traveling Salesman Problem, obtained with a New College student, Nathan Pfluger. These results show that on an instance of the Traveling Salesman problem, constant thermodynamic speed cooling produces the best results, as we conjectured, and as was found previously. The results of this research have been written up and will shortly be submitted to the journal Com munications in Computer Physics with Mr. Pfluger as a coauthor.


Page 18 Nimbus Spring 1990 Class Notes80s (continued) ing with Meredith has been a wonderful experience-thank you New College." Michele Gregoire '85 is bartending, waitressing, tutoring, babysitting and caring for a 93-year-old woman in Santa Fe, N.M. She's also involved in several women's groups and editing a women's networking newsletter. She needs women's stories of survival and success and obstacles to both. Interested women alums should contact Michele at The Artery and the Trapeze Net, 111 E. Santa Fe Ave., #5, 87501. Munn '80 and Frank Hammel '80 have moved to Chatham, NJ. Munn teaches computer software part-time and is home with their three and a half year-old, Martha Ann, the rest of the time. Frank is starting his own writing and P.R. business. Steven Haws on '85 is homesteading in New Mexico, near the Mexican border. He's building his own house, making all the bricks and doing the whole thing himself. There will be few utilities and food will be grown organically. Margie Knauff '85 ran into her first year roommate, Usa Speckhardt, who left NC to get a journalism degree from USF. Lisa's working for a publishing company in the DC area. Margie is working at a DC library ("I love my job and they love me!") and working parttime on a masters in library science at Catholic University of America. She says, "After NC, grad school is like grade school (proctored tests & stupid busywork assignments) and the library has dumb hours (12-5 on Sundays jeez!)." But she's surviving. Since her mind is being dulled at CUA (learning Roger Lewis Renne 1936-1990 The New College community was saddened recently by the death of mathematics professor Roger Renne, who had taught at New College since 1966. "Professor Renne had a strong commitment to education in the widest sense of the word. His interest in experimentation and altematU:zve teaching styles was the hoi/mark of his career, said Dr. Margaret Bates, interim provost. "He was concerned with ecolog:; and problems of development. His contributron to New College was unique." A memorial service for him was held on March 22 on the campus bay front. The following tribute to Professor Renne was written by his student and friend, David Wilkens '82 The New College community is mourning the death of one of our dearest friends and colleagues, Roger Renne. On March 2, 1990, at his farm in Arcadia, Roger took his own life. His death has dealt an uncertain blow to the college, leaving deeply sad dened hearts and many questions. Many of you may remember Roger as one of New College's more eccentric faculty and an outspoken advocate of a more liberal view of academics and personal achievement. Though a math professor by designation, his sponsorship was varied and personally tailored to the desires and goals of his students. To Roger, academic excellence was not a "requirement" or an end, but rather an ongoing explora tion of personal talents with a commitment to overcoming obstacles to self realization and growth. Roger's relationship with the administration and faculty bad often been tenuous and sometimes adver sarial, but his commitment to the stu dents of New College was unwavering and compassionate. Yet, in the last few years, his "competency" as a professor was questioned and in the end he was relieved of his duties and asked to submit his resignation from New College. If you wish, please write to his family he is survived by his wife, Carol (Mahler '78), two daughters and two sons. They have been symbols of strength for the rest of us over the last few weeks and would appreciate bearing from any of you who knew Roger. Carol's address is R.D. 7, Box 234, Arcadia, FL. 33821. not to think after four years of being taught to think) she's trying to keep it sharp by teaching herself. So far, she's learned how to analyze handwriting, cast horoscopes and make calligraphy scripts and she's working on drawing. All this, she says, is helping her appreciate her NC experience. Marcella Kolmeier '80 and David Tomlin '72 were married in March 1989 and set up a new existence in the Puget Sound area amidst all the trees, moun tains and water. Marcella is pursuing a lighting career and David bas started his own computer software business. Interim Provost Peggy Bates bad a visit from Andrew Kroll '80 last Nov. He has taken a MBA from the University of Denver and lives in Colorado, acting as a consultant for the sale of busi-Renne's Death Raises Troubling Questions By David Wilkens '82 The history and issues of Roger Renne's tenure at this school are com plex and not open to simple analysis. However, for those who may have heard of or remember the suicides of students David Dunn and Eilat Johnson, there is evidence of a pattern of disease at New College. Three suicides in the space of only two years, including one by a senior faculty member, should not be viewed as isolated events. The flight of the counsel ing staff after Dave's death, the slow dissolution of the psychology program and last year's resignations of both the New College provost and USF dean point to chronic problems and should lead us to question prevalent attitudes and struc tures. A New College spiritual leader is dead. The spirit of the New College experience will not die with him, bowever, if we press to uncover the problems giving rise to our struggle and sorrow. If you would like to know more, I encourage you to write members of the administration, faculty and student government.


Nimbus, Spring 1990 Page 19 Class Notes80s (continued) nesses. He is interested in reestablish ing contact with New College and novocollegians. Pati and Todd McCormick '81 are back in the land of sunshine living in Miami after spending four years in frigid (and not just the weather, he says) New England. They were blessed last summer with the arrival of Joshua. Todd's pleased to report that Ed Cus tard, NC admissions director, has Joshua on the list for enrollment in 2007! Ann McKinley '84 will be in Gaines ville until she dies or gets her Ph.D., whichever comes frrst. She has a local band, What Ann Likes. Katherine Meg,regian 985 says she's still avoiding the real world by hanging out in Santa Fe, getting out of her head and in touch with her body at massage school. Bill Memory '83 is finishing his MFA in screenwriting at Columbia Film School. Donald Moore '82 is the same as ever, only different, with apologies to David Byrne & Mitchell. Lance "Spudboy" Newman '82 is building a permanent tranquility base in the blowsy craters of the Colorado Plateau. Expeditions launched from his facility will include a search for the lost johnboats of Commander Powell, a hunt for the builders of the legendary Furniture Room in the Malpais Lava Tubes and a full-scale exploration of the Chinga Su Madre consciousness in environmental terrorists. You're in vited to come disorient his housematean aesthetic biker from Cairo. Bill Niemand '80 followed up on a contact given him by K.R. Hammond '64 at last year's reunion and is now teaching English in Taiwan. He's sent a What'sGnu? fascinating letter about his experiences and impressions, commenting on the people (friendly), his students (highly motivated), the drivers (terrible), the air (worst in the world), the size (small), the density (crowded), law enforce ment (corrupt), and more. Laurie Noller '80 received a fellow ship to Columbia University to work on her M.F A. in fLI.m. Previously she was a screenwriter in Paris, France. Julie Osterling '85 worked as an as sistant teacher last semester with Lesley Koplow '74 at the Therapeutic Nursery of the Karen Horney Clinic in New York City. Tom Ronca '81 has been accepted into FSU's graduate program at the Asolo Center School of Motion Picture, Television and Recording Arts Conser vatory in Sarasota. He plans a career in films. Erma-Paula Sanders '84 is working for a large marketing corporation in Cincinnati, doing freelance writing for Everybody's News, starting a writers' workshop and writing for a new magazine, Eastside Weekend. She says, "Please, somebody write me." Donald Sanderson '80 co-authored a paper on data translation this year and passed the preliminary exams for his Ph.D. Kim Scalia '84 worked in Boston for a year, then traveled in Europe before beginning law school at University of Florida. Lori Shoemaker '80 will graduate from Harvard Law School in June. She's accepted a job offer from Stein hart & Falconer in San Francisco to begin work there in October 1990. Lewis Tau b '80 is finishing his intern ship at USF and will be going on to complete his residency in internal We'd like to hear from you. Send news, comments or address changes to New College Alumnae/i Association, 5700 N. Tamiarni Trail, Sarasota, FL34243. Thank you. medicine. He and his wife, Elizabeth, will be in Washington, D.C., on April28 for David Leonard's '80 marriage. Kris ten and Sergio Raynal '80 are success ful and happy in California. Mitch Richards '80 is keeping busy delivering newspapers, swinging real estate deals and working as a para-legal. Abbi Taylor '84 received a full scholarship to Mercer Law School where she's on the Law Review and Moot Court. She'll compete in St. Pete this year on the ABA competition team. She'll be a summer associate with Neely and Player in Atlanta. Susan Traynham '84 has put her ad venturing/traveling on hold and is living a quiet, healthy life in a bouse made for an artist in Port Republic, Md., on the Chesapeake Bay. The stillness has en hanced her creativity. She's working on a play and screenplay which she plans to submit commercially this year. In the past three years she completed two con tract sculpture pieces in mostly polished stainless. Caroline Wampole '85 and Kelleth Chinn '84 both work at USC during the day and play in a rhythm and rock band, Tumbling Dice, at night. They're learn ing the ropes, slowly and surely, and even getting some weekend gigs. They also have two cats, a microwave and a fake log in the fireplace. Caroline says she misses New College and welcomes any correspondence, even filling out forms till she's blue in the face! Fonner F arulty Send News: A note from former NC provost Bob Benedetti says that after two moves he, Sue and Beth are getting settled in Stockton, Calif. They still look forward to keeping in touch with New College. Their address is 3743 Hatchers Circle, Stockton, CA 95209. David Gorfein, former NC psychol ogy professor who's now at Adelphi University, was in Sarasota for the Charter Classes Gathering in January. A book he edited, Resolving Semantic Ambiguity, was published in May 1989. His son Aaron Spence will graduate from SUNY, Stony Brook, this spring and his son William Michael is now two and a half.


Page 20 .it Nimbus, Spring 1990 Erase the Fine Line Between Art and Life If you entered New College 5, 1 0, 15 or 20 years ago, re-enter it this Memorial Day Weekend New College at Oxford, England New College Reunion Friday evening through Sunday afternoon (coincid ing with Graduation and Alumnae/i Art Show Closing) May 25, 26, 27 1990 New College Nimbus Published three t i mes per year by New College Alumnae/l Associa tion, 5700 N Tamiami Tra il, Sarasota, FL 34243 (813) 359-4324 EDITORIAUPRODUCTION COM MITIEE : Ben Ford 83, Chair ; Susan Burns '76 ; Jim Feeney ; Monica Gaughan 86 ; Drew Howlett '84; John Kle i n 69 ; Suzanne McDermott '85; Jono Miller 70; Carol Ann Wilkinson '64 ed i tor Specia l thanks to Marsha Fottler and Donna Bagnall for their assis tance. PHOTO CREDITS: p 1 courtesy United Nations p 2 John Klein '69 p 3 Jono Mill er 70 p 4 courtesy NOAA p.5 courtesy American Petoleum Institute p 6 7 9 11 (Gather i ng) Unda Benua 64 p 7 courtesy Marc Silverman '70 p 8 13 Carol Ann Wilkinson 64 p .12 Debra Colburn 70 p 16 courtesy Dan Chambliss 71 p .16 courtesy Mark Humbert '75 GRAPHICS : p 1 Jono Miller 70 p .12 Micki Roenspiess 79 p 20 Ginger Lyon 70 PRINTED ON 10K RECYCLE> PAPER Class Agents: Lisa Feigelis Goldring '70 Keith Mills '85 9407 Pin Oak Dr Silver Spr i ng MD 209 1 0 (301) 585-4412 Brian Albritton '75 5 1 0 1/2 S. Oregon Ave Tampa, FL 33606 (813) 254-3803 Mary Lawless '80 825 Westover Ave., #B-6 Norfolk VA 23507 (804) 622 7185 Colgate Uni versity Box Y5589 Hamilton NY 13346 ( 3 1 5) 691-9718 For special rates on hotels, call before May 10 and mention New College at: Harley Sandcastle (813) 388-2181 or Econo Lodge (813) 355-8867 Reunion Coordinators: Brian Albritton '75 (see above) Ginger Lyon '70 Box 5544 Atlanta, GA 30307 (404) sn-3014 Registration fee of $54 covers registration, lunch and dinner on Saturday and brunch on Sunday. Watch your mailbox for registration information. New College Foundation, Inc. New College Nimbus N.CAA. 5700 N. Tamiami Trail 34243 Address Correction Requested Non Prof i t Org. U .S. Postage Paid Permit#56 Sarasota FL

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