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'Musician
mutilates
himself
aboard jet
PEKING (UPI) - A musician
touring with the British rock duo Wham
went berzerk aboard a Chinese airliner,
stabbed himself in the stomach, and in-
vaded the cockpit of the plane, sending
it into a nosedive before he was sub-
dued, it was reported yesterday.
The musician, identified only as a Por-
tuguese trumpeter in his early 30s
named Oliveira, was under observation
at a Peking hospital, Portuguese Am-
bassador Antonio da Costa said.
A BRITISH Embassy spokesman
said the incident took place Monday on
a scheduled flight from Peking to Can-
ton. Wham members Andrew ridgeley
and George Michael and other mem-
bers of their entourage were not aboard
the aircraft at the time.
"The plane immediately returned to
Peking and dropped off the man before
continuing to Guangzhou (Canton),"
the spokesman said.
A spokesman for the state-run Civil
Aviation Administration of China con-
firmed that a jetliner bound for Canton
had returned to Peking shortly after
takeoff Monday but refused to discuss
further details.
Diplomats said passengers reported
the Civil Aviation Administration of
China (CAAC) jet liner plunged into a
nosedive after the nan barged into the
cockpit shortly after takeoff from
Peking.
The crew brought the aircraft under
control after the man, a member of
Wham's back-upband, was subdued by
passengers and crewmembers.
The British spokesman said
Ridgeley, Michael, and their co-
managers, Jazz Summers and Simon
Napier-Bell, flew to Canton on a later
flight.,

The Michigan Daily-Wednesday, April10, 1985- Page3
Ford, Carter meet with
Soviets on arms control

ATLANTA (UPI) - Former presidents Gerald Ford and
Jimmy Carter and many of the nation's top foreign policy
experts joined with a key Soviet delegation yesterday to open
an international arms control conference.
The five-day meeting at the Carter Center on the Emory
University campus was called by Ford and Carter to seek to
bridge the differences among atomic nations and a means to
curb the arms race.
AMBASSADOR Anatoly Dobrynin led the Soviet
delegation. Also attending are representatives from China,
Korea, Japan, France, Great Britian, and West Germany.
Other participants include former Secretary of State
Henry Kissinger, former Secretaries of, Defense James
Schlesinger and Harold Brown; former Secretary of State
Cyrus Vance, and former national security aides Zbigniew
Brzezinski, McGeorge Edwin, and Brent Scowcroft.
The sessions were closed to the press and public yesterday
and today. No reason was given for closing the sessions, but
several participants, including Kissinger and Dobrynin, have
said diplomacy requires privacy.

CARTER, who entered the White House promising open
negotiations, was quickly convinced of the merits of private
meetings between world leaders. He has said he wants the
Carter Center to provide a place for such meetings.
But the sessions tomorrow, Friday, and Saturday will be
open and heavy media coverage is expected.
The meeting is the third session hosted by the two former
presidents' whq held a similar session at the University of
Michigan last fall.
Ford and Carter became close friends after Carter left of-
fice, but during the 1976 presidential debates Carter offended
Ford by attacking his foreign policy record.
"As far as foreign policy goes," candidate Carter said,
"Mr. Kissinger has been the president of this country. Mr.
Ford has shown an absence of leadership and an absence of a
grasp of what this country is and what it ought to be."
That assessment angered Ford.
"This was a cheap shot at Kissinger and me," he said. "Of
course, I got Henry's advise on foreign policy, but I made the
decisions myself."

Vote! Daily Photo by STU WEIDENBACH
LSA junior Cindy Streetman (left) and Janet Cardinell work at a voting table
yesterday in the basement of the Union. Elections for the Michigan Student
Assembly continue today at campus locations near you.
Frye presents cash awards
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Students continue anti-apartheid protests
(Continued from Page1) a leader of the Yale CIA OUT coalition, protesters have roused the people's
yranny in South Africa. We have to said he hoped the rally today would opion," Jones said.
start taking action, a moral stand," she produce a "well-informed, well- Countryman added, "Over the past
said. planned network to follow CIA years there hiave been numerous
"I THINK what's going on here shows recruiters from campus to campus, revelations about CIA policy. This ad-
hat people are ready and willing to possibly having each campus draw on ded with the more aggressive recruit-
ake a stand if only someone would take supporters from other schools to drive ment by the CIA have forced us to
he initiative. The complaints by the recruiters off campus." respond. They seem to think that its
students who have to take the tunnel to COUNTRYMAN said that although safe to come back after they were run
get into the building are ludicrous," he representatives of only six schools were off campus in the '60s."
said. going to Yale, he's heard of protests in BUT COUNTRYMAN rejected any
Jones said the mood at the protest nearly 100 schools across the country. comparisons to protests of the 60s.
was "festive," with several speakers - "The way I see it," said Countryman,c"Over the last four years I've been in
ncluding Brooklyn assemblyman Al would be that we'll use contacts from school; I've definitely seen a growing
Vann and U-2 lead singer Bono Van - PSN groups around the country to find awareness of the issues. am very
coming on to lend their support. out where the action is taking place and suspicious about the idea that if we
IN ANN ARBOR Barb Ransby, a fir- to work to have a national resistance suspicou bout ts ridea ta if e
it-yar nivrsiy gaduae sudet ntwok se upnex yer."don't come back as rapidly as in the 60s,
tyearUniversity rauate udet neor set up next yeara responsibility we should feel like we don't do anything
and former chair of the Columbia Hesi tdnshv epniiiy anmr"
"oalition for Free South Africa, called to "block violations of international law nymore.
. . by the CIA like thf Winkelman agreed that "there's
he protest "a turning point in studentby theCIA,ke the mining of more things going on since I've been in
apposition to apartheid in the country." Nicaraguan harbors and the covert aid school. People say that we're becoming
Rasysaid she is organizing efforts of the contras." mo eoesatbat theecsmen
:"ord conservativ but ahthe sae
here, including a speech by David Lee Winkelman, an LSA senior, time civil diobedience is on the rise."
Ndaba, a.South African exile and a praised the plan for a national network, "It's.hr osyi hr' on ob
member of the African National saying that when the protesters on as ard rosargeesagnoe
Congress, Friday in the Rackham campus kicked the CIA off campus last a sustained resurgence, said Univer-
)uilding. November," other. schools started sity associatepprofessoraofbsociology
The University divested all but $4.7 doing the same thing. "We should be Alon Mors Mrrisdwh is thing ad
million of the $47 million in stock they supportg each other s we know that "there's clearly a continuity in the tac-
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the Law.
Sound enticing? How about the way
he sprinkles lessons on satire into his
writing courses to sweeten up his
students? Scanlan compiled a file fo
films including Airplane, The Jerk,
Caddyshack, Spinal Tap and Risky
Business for all students in the Pilot

-H1APPENI NGS-
Highlight
Erich Bloch, director of the National Science Foundation, is speaking
today in Rackham Amphitheater in honor of the University's Institute of
Science and Technology.
Films
Romance Language department-"I Was Born In Romania", "A Wedding
In The Iza Valley", "Calusarii-An Ancient Romanian Dance", 7:30 p.m.,
lecture room 1, MLB.
Hill St.-Play It Again, Sam, 7 p.m., Hill St.
Performances
School of Music-Early Music Ensemble, Edward Parmentier, conductor,
8 p.m., St. Thomas Church, Basically Beethovan, 8 p.m., Recital Hall, voice
recital, Mary Jane Lasco, 8p.m., Rackham Assembly Hall.
Ark-Hootenany,8 p.m., 637 S. Main.
PTP-Cloud 9,8 p.m., Trueblood Theater, Frieze Bldg.
Speakers
Biology department-Beth Burnside, "Regulation of Photoreceptor
Movement by CA+ + & Cylic AMP", noon, 5732 MED. Sci. II, Douglas R.
Hostadter, "A Biologically Inspired Model for Artificial Intelligence
Programs", 4 p.m., MLB 3.
Chemistry department-Leonidas Kolaitis, "Determination of Mercury in
Environmental & Biological Samples", 4 p.m., 1200 Chemistry Bldg.,-An-
thony Chasser, "Anodic Synthesis", 4 p.m., 1300 Chemistry Bldg.
Computing Center-Forrest Hartman "Computing for Poets, Part II",
3:30 p.m., 165 Business Adm. Bldg.
Women in Science-Allison Kelly, "Girls into Science & Technology: An
Attempt to Move Mountains", 4 p.m., Michigan League.
English department-Richard Finneran, "Editing Yeats' Poetry" 4 p.m.,
W. Conference Room, Rackham.
School of Education-Harold Stevenson, "Achievement of 5 Year Olds in 3
Cultures: Japan, Tawain, & the United States," 4 p.m., 1322 SEB.
College of Engineering-George Pufug, "Simulation in Optimization", 4
p.m., 241 IOE Blgd.
IATA-Robin Barlow, "Population Policy in Africa", 7 p.m., Hale
Auditorium.
Psychiatry department-Abraham Halpern, "The Misuse of Psychiatry",
10:30 a.m., CPH Auditorium.
Russian & E. European Studies-Vera Dunham, "Moods of Soviet
Patriotism", noon Lane Hall.
Meetings
Ann Arbor Support Group-5:30 p.m., 4318 Union.
LSA Student Govt.-5:45 p.m., Union.
Sci. Fict. Club-8:15 p.m., Michigan League.
Dissertation Support Group-8:30 a.m.;3100 UCS.
Black Student Union-7 p.m., Trotter House.
Michigan Gay Undergraduates-9 p.m., Guild House.
University Council-Meeting examining student code, 1:15 p.m., Union.
Miscellaneous
Lutheran Campus Ministry-Choir, 8 p.m., Lord of Christ Church, corner
of Hill and Forest.
Muslim Student Association-Lecture, noon, room D, Michigan League.
CRLT - Workshop, Alfred Storey, "Speaking Skills," 7 p.m., 109 E.
Madison.
Near East & N. African Studies-Video, "Petrodollar Coast", noon,
LanangeT.-h MLB

Program in order to help them under-
stand that they were attracted to par-
ticular films specifically because of
their satirical form and content.
Reflecting on his nomination of
Scanlan for the annual awards, Pilot
Program Chairman David Schoem said
program faculty "select people who
really care about the students."
OR CONSIDER Robert McCalla, a
TA in the political science department
who hauls a copy of The New York
Times to each class and begins the
period by asking his students: "So
what's happening in the world today?"
McCalla was one of two political
science TAs honored yesterday.
Melanie Manion, who teaches Introduc-
tion to Comparative Politics and an up-
per-division course called "China's
Evolution under Communism," draws
on her first-hand experiences as a
student in China for extra spice.
The Department of Political Science
has four criteriawhich its TAs must
meet, according to department chair-
man John Kingdon.
THE FIRST, he said, is thorough
knowledge with classroom material.
Second is dedication and readiness to
spend time with students outside the
classroom. Positive student reaction in
course evaluations and personal com-
mitment is a third criterion. Moreover.
Kingdon said the TAs must have
"evidence of pouring creative energy
into their studies."
Chairs of other departments echoed
Kingdon's criteria for judging TAs.
Together they narrowed down their
choices for outstanding TAs of the year
to 30 and submitted them to the Senate
Advisory Committee on University Af-
fairs for final selection. The selection
panel had 10 days to sift though piles of
teacher evaluations, nomination forms,
and letters of achievement and
recognition, according to Judy Nowack,
executive assistant to SACUA.
Carleen LePage, a TA in Romance
languages, said she makes a special ef-
fort to turn around students who are
failing early in the semester.
"What's the most frustrating," she
said after the luncheon, "is that most
students are there because the class is
required or just need a C minus. But a
couple, who you know will go far, make
it all worthwhile."
Other recipients of the awards were
Jefford Vahlbush, German; Drew
Western, psychology; Gary Garrison,
communication; Robert Gensemer,
biological sciences; and Paul Erb,
comparative literature and Great
Books.

South Africa. The rest is being kept
because of the companies provide jobs
in the state and the stocks provide a
basis for a lawsuit against the state
fighting legislation mandating the
divestments. ,
In New Haven, Conn. Matthew Coun-
tryman, a junior in Politcal Science and

A CIA spokesperson refused to com-
ment.
Countryman, Jones, and Winkelman
all agreed that student activism is on
the rise, attributing it to recent events.
"Obviously the new, vieious, crack-
down by the South African police on

tics they're using and the goals."
Morris pointed out that as in the 60s,
today's students are doing "complicity
research." He compared the way
students protested universities' roles in
the war effort of the 60s to the way
students, now are protesting univer-
sities' investments in South Africa.

ONE"

Staffing NOW for the
1985 Summer Season
POSITIONS AVAILABLE FOR
SUMMER
COUNSELORS
Who love children and have strong
skills and ability to teach one or more
of the following activities:
ALL WATERSPORTS: Sailing " Waterskiing " WSI's
ALL LANDSPORTS: Soccer * Basketball " Baseball
" Lacrosse * GYMNASTICS * Track * Tennis * Woodworking
" Archery " Arts & Crafts " Guitar " COMPUTER SCIENCE
" Pioneering * Rope Course " Bicycling " Dramatics
" General Counselors " Piano " Rocketry
Minimum salary $1,000, room and board, laundry and travel allowances
Full eight week season, Min. Age: 20
Interviews to be held on campus:
Room 3200, Student Activities Bldg.
Thursday, April 11th 9:30 - 4:30
You may write for more information to:

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