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March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 51

…a 0 MULTIPLE -lC HOICEwI A Stress Mess * at Stanford Forget those minor wor- ries about exams and pa- pers. The students who used to live in Stanford's Roble Hall know about real, knee- buckling stress-as in San An- dreas Fault. Their 70-year-old dorm was found to be seismical- ly unsafe during a routine testing last December, and all 296 occupants were quickly moved out. Roble-now known as "Rubble Hall"-is the only Stanford dorm to be eva...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 52

… 00, mendations. That's my job." Does pouring your heart out to a machine really work? Wark concedes that psycho- analysts have been "uniformly aghast at the idea," since a computer can't read anxious laughter or a concerned face. Wark argues that the program helps with minor problems. "We wouldn't want anyone who is in an emergency or cri- sis situation," he says. Most stu- dents who participated seemed to have no problem con- fiding in a co...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 53

… WH KIND OFA GUY WOULD JUSI SIAND THERE WHILE HIS BES FRIEND PP BREATHING? A guy who doesn't know CPR. The sad fact is, more people know how to jump-stan a car than know how to save a life. LEARN HOW IDUMSARIE.LEARN RED CROSS CiR. American Red Cross Space for this message contributed as a public service by Newsweek Inc. …

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 55

… A R Conducting Becomes Her A peripatetic orchestra leader wins wide applause for the way she teaches and wields her baton ust reading excerpts from Kay George Roberts's appointment cal- endar is exhausting. June 1987, New York City: guest conductor at Lincoln Center ... August, Lowell, Mass.: prepare to resume teaching and con- ducting at the University of Lowell's College of Music ... September, Glouces- ter, Mass.: start second season as ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 56

…Earning How to judge morality As an undergraduate at New York Uni- versity a decade ago, Ruth Schwarz indulged her fascination with the study of ethics. A double major in classics and philosophy, Schwarz wrote an honors thesis on Plato's theory of law and justice, then went on to study biomedical ethics as a grad student at the University of Penn- sylvania. Finding a satisfying job after graduation was not easy, however. After several years of...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 57

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March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 58

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March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 59

…C A of Government Ethics, is one of about two dozen staffers whose principal task is to help enforce the 1965 federal ethics law. It prohibits government employees from ac- cepting gifts, loans or special favors from any party that can be legally or economi- . cally affected by the actions of that em- ployee or his office. Consulting adults: The most common que- ries to Janes come from employees who are leaving their federal jobs and plan to ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 60

…C L A S S I F I E D S ORIGINAL ENTREPRENEURS WANTED AUSTRALIA WANTS YOU! WATER BALLOON MOVIE POSTERS Earn up to $2500 per semester. Big Pay! Transportation! New SLINGSHOT! Photos, scripts, autographs, We're a young company run by Employment Directory-$2.00. AMAZING! 130 YARDS! 240 more. ALL current films, thou- students. We make coupon Australian International, Box MPH! Greatforfundraisers, tour- sands more. Best selection, books for schools a...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 61

…C A R E E R S RESUMES 'Professional polish': Adviser Reddington, A Execut ive Know-How Mentors mean business Every few weeks last spring, Maureen Dunn commuted an hour and a half from Marymount College's Tarry- town, N.Y., campus to John Barton's office in downtown Manhattan. And Barton, a vice president at Chemical Bank, made the trip worth her while, offering high- powered career advice and helping the 22- year-old senior make job contact...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 62

…ART & ETRAIMN MUSIC 'If you can express yourself in other languages, why not do it? Singer-actor Blades Ruben Blaes Bumilding Bridges A new world record from an international pop star "Nothing But the Truth" is a strong musi- cal bridge. It should connect him to his biggest audience yet. Blades was already a well-established salsa star when he left the Latin label Fania to sign with Elektra in 1984. In 1984 and 1985 he released two albums, ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 63

… people of destroying them- selves-you deny them the compassion that comes out of tragedy." Blades admits that music like this creates a marketing problem-"It isn't your tradi- tional format-oriented album," he says-but he has hopes that it will gain mass acceptance. "The promise that it holds is, it could be a breakthrough-not just for a Latin artist doing his first English record, but for English-speaking musicians as well. Why does every so...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 64

…[-RS & EN ET IM N TELEVISION One Woman, 3-0 Mary Steenburgen gives depth and weight to ordinary roles Here is the secret of Mary Steenbur- gen's extraordinary acting talent: she doesn't just create characters. As she puts it, "I've always had a passion about taking the written word and turning it into a living, breathing person." In nearly every one of her film roles, Steenburgen has por- trayed ordinary women, including her Os- car-winning...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 65

… MOVIES Hollywood on Campus Some schools don't want to make the scene Baton Rouge was abuzz when a major motion picture, "Everybody's All- American," began filming last fall at Tiger Stadium on the Louisiana State Uni- versity campus. Directed by Taylor Hack- ford ("An Officer and a Gentleman," "Against All Odds"), the story of a troubled ex-quarterback stars Jessica Lange, Den- nis Quaid and Timothy Hutton. Most im- portant to Louisiana, thou...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 66

…ARS ETRAIMN BOOKS An 'A' for Neatness Rewriting Hawthorne Someone should tell John Updike not to keep hark- ing back to Hawthorne's "Scarlet Letter" on our ac- count-he no longer needs to prove he's the last great heir to New England literary tradi- tion. For a neoregionalist like Carolyn ("The Beans of Egypt, Maine") Chute, New England is merely where miserable people happen to live. But Updike still takes seriously those fusty old Yankee ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 67

…d ANU C -f ,, Select One: Q] Citibank MasterCard@ or LI Citibank Visa┬« Please use ballpoint pen. Print full name First Middle Initial Last Name of School I I ( ( I I I I I I IBac as you wish it to (do not abbreviate) I I I I Bac appear on card Your Address at School Social I I I I I lDate of Mo Day Yr Number and Street 1 1 1 I { Security Number I Birth (lll l if different from permanent address) l i 1 1 1 PraetI I I I III I I 11 11 1 1 CI...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 68

…Why it's easy for students to get a Citibank credit card. As a student, you've obviously been through a lot- lengthy lectures, grueling exams, numerous papers. And Citibank thinks you deserve credit for all that. That's why we've made it easy for you to apply for credit. You don't even need your parents to co-sign. (What other bank makes it that easy?) i All you need is a photocopy of your validated student ID with current enrollment sticker....…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 69

…ART & ETRAIMN Midge surviving Sarah's final letter to him: "And what are your snobby ... neurosur- geon friends going to say when Midge in one of those lurid loose splashy dresses she wears to confuse the weight issue breaks into her shrill giggle and asks the host if there's a little-girls' room ...?" This is spite as a fine art. Secret handshake: Updike isn't above a lit- tle spite on his own behalf. Book reviewers Rhoda Koenig of New York ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 70

…M Y T U R Living in Two Worlds Even though I know education is the right thing to do, I can't help but feel I have it too good BY MARCUS MABRY proclaiming, "We built a proud new feeling," the Around, green cardboard sign hangs from a string slogan of a local supermarket. It is a souvenir from one of my brother's last jobs. In addition to being a bagger, he's worked at a fast-food restau- rant, a gas station, a garage and a textile factory. No...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 71

…Climb higher,faster in the Air Force. As an Air Force officer your career will take off. You'll quickly get management experience that could take years to acquire in civilian industry. As an Air Force second lieutenant, you'll manage people, projects and offices; you'll be in charge, making decisions, shouldering the respon- sibility. You'll belong to an organization dedicated to achievement, innovation and high technology. And as an officer ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 72

…:SE, T 75 noted for na instead of th Nobody has out the origi Gaucho. Gat Gaucho, wer by the Spani lived off smt cattle. What( obviously it'i that makes t what he is. ver figured e word and later rords coined ir outlaws who and robbing origin, N -V IN 1. t <r C e111r e dF NEW YORK, N.Y., 905 Madison Ave - WASHINGTON, DC, 2001 M. Street N.W. - BOSTON, MA, Market Place Center - NASSAU, BAHAMAS, East Bay Street HAMILTON, BERMUDA, Reld ...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 73

…A' P LAYING T HE PA TO. For this game, originally a duck (pato) or turkey would be killed, then cut into small pieces and sewn inside a leather ball with straps. Then neighbours and their best horses were rounded up. The rules are simple: First, grab the pato, and then ride away... or at least try to, because It turns into a complete free-for-all. Of course, nowadays they play with a normal ball, after General Rosas forbade the use of a real p...…

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 74

…No less dazzlingly dressed than Brendan, scantily clad Izabella perches on the corral fence. Meanwhile back at the ranchu... the gauchos get ready for the yerra. It's tough work: The calves are branded, castrated and dehorned in one go, by three or four peones, under the watchful eye of the Capataz. Only for the mucho machos ! R adopted by ednwieltheas, a Indians Brendan wed h aco rmtePm …

March 17, 1988 (vol. 98, iss. 112) • Page Image 76

…iSoY GAUCHO, Y ENTIENDANL ...! <Soy gaucho, y entiendanl6 como mi lengua lo esphca: para mi la tierra es chica y pudiera ser mayor; ni la vibora me pica ni quema mi frente el sol." I'm a gaucho, and this is what I mean: For me the earth is too small... it could be bigger; Snakes don't bite me... nor does the sun burn my face," From -Martin Fierro" by Jose Hernandez. Here's a well dressed gaucho wearing a sombrero with wide brim bent at a bold ...…

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