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Elon College, N. C.
Elon College, N. C.
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Federal Agencies Sponsor
Talent Search for Seniors
March 5, 1970
“Federal employees
today are in the vanguard
of the most interesting
and challenging projects
which mankind has ever
undertaken — in the hu
manities as well as in the
This, basically, is the
message which U. S. Gov
ernment job consultants
will be bringing to the
North Carolina A & T
State University on March
9 and 10, 1970, and to the
University of North Caro
lina at Greensboro cam
pus on March 11 and 12,
1970, as part of the “Fed
eral Agencies Combined
Talent Search” — an ex
perimental effort in joint
recruiting by a number of
Federal organizations to
be held at only 30 coll
eges nationally this year.
The program is designed
to give students a quick,
convenient, but thorough
look at the array of ca
reer opportunities avail
able within the Federal
The Federal Service
Entrance Examination
(FSEE) is a written test
for graduating students to
qualify for Federal ca
reers in such profession
al fields as personnel,
general administration,
econom ics, social
sciences, procurement
and supply, investigation,
etc. This examination is
used to fill over 200 kinds
of Federal jobs in over 50
different agencies.
If the student’s major
is in a specialty like
mathematics, accounting,
engineering, or some
similar field, the FSEE
test is not required.
Students will learn, in
talking with Federal em
ployer representatives
and from literature in the
Placement Office, that the
U. S. Government offers
a lot more in addition to
the great variety of ca
reer possibilities and job
locations. The starting
pay is good, and the pay
structure, compares fav
orably with private in
dustry. Promotions and
opportunities for partici
pating in the management
of important programs
come quickly to those who
bring energy and im
agination to their Federal
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Federal Service
Entrance Exam
In conjunction with the
Joint Effort for Talent
Program at North Ca
rolina A & T State Uni
versity on March 9 and
10, 1970, and the Uni
versity of North Carolina
at Greensboro on March
11 and 12, 1970, the Fed
eral Service Entrance
Examination written test
will be given. Students
may take the test on the
North Carolina A & T
State University campus
at 6 p.m. on March 9
in the Ballroom of the Me
morial Union Building.
The test will be given on
the University of North
Carolina at Greensboro
campus at 6:00 p.m. on
March 11 in the Ballroom
of Elliot Hall.
This examination is
used for filling admini
strative type positions in
some 200 different occu
pations with the federal
government nationwide. It
is the primary avenue
through which college
graduates in non - tech
nical majors enter the
federal service.
Results of the exami
nation will be available to
agencies the next day,
February 10 and 12, and
will allow the Federal
Job Consultants to take a
more positive approach in
their consultations with
For additional infor
mation, contact the
Placement Office.
After much prepara
tion, the SGA Coffeehouse
will open from 9-11
a.m. daily next week.
Wayne Hayes, a student
from Burlington, has di
rected the plans.
There is to be free
coffee served at the Cof
feehouse which is located
on the second floor of the
Student Center. A place to
study is available and
dancing with music from a
juke box is a possibility
at nights. Full - length
films are planned for
which a fee of 500 will
be charged.
Hayes hopes that these
plans will provide con
venient week - end - on
The movies will be
shown in the Senate
chambers and will include
features such as “Har
per”, “Wait UntilDark”,
and “Splendor in the
Grass”. The charge will
cover the coffee and any
profit will go towards
renting a band for a lake
side dance.
A meeting held Wed
nesday, February 25 was
to select a secretary to
coordinate the activities
of the Coffeehouse. Com
mittee members include.
Keith Hood, Cathy O’Con
nor, Susan Robertson, and
Laura Tegge. If anyone
has any suggestions for
the Coffeehouse, contact
Wayne Hayes at ext. 349
or P.O. Box 3288. Your
support and co-operation
will be appreciated.
Soon to be TV and recording artists:
The Day’s End.
Campus Group to Cut Record
After four trips to New
York and long, hot days of
walking the endless miles
of cement, they sang “it
worries my soul cause 1
got no place to go and I'm
“I knew we had an ori
ginal style,” insisted
Billy Robey. “The pro
blem was trying to find
someone to listen to us.”
“Yea,” said Bod Nou-
barian. “Have you ever
tried to sell yourself?”
But the break final
ly came when they entered
Hollybrooke Int. Since
then the Day's End have
closed deals with RCA,
Bell, and Columbia re
cording companies. Hol
lybrooke, their produc
ers, will select the best
deal and then they will
begin weekend trips to
Danieley Joins
World Tour
Elon College Presi
dent, Dr. J. Earl Daniel
ey, will participate in an
International Higher Edu
cation Seminar during the
month of March.
The seminar is spon
sored by the Comparative
Education Society and Phi
Delta Kappa, an honorary
education fraternity, un
der the supervision of Dr.
Gerald Reid of Kent State
University. Approxi
mately 100 college presi
dents, professors, and
trustees from throughout
the United States will at
tend the seminar.
The globe circling tour
will include visits to
Switzerland, Russia,
Turkey, Lebanon, Thai
land, Hong Kong, and Ja
pan. The group will attend
lectures on higher educa
tion in colleges and uni
versities in the major
cities to be visited. A
highlight of the trip will
be a visit to the 1970
World’s Fair in Osaka,
New York to record.
According to Robey and
Noubarian, spokesmen
for the group, they will
record their first single,
tentatively “Georgian-
na”, within the next
month. It will be releas
ed nationwide two weeks
later and quickly followed
by their first album. In
the late spring they will
appear on the Della Reese
television show and on the
late - night shows during
the summer.
The four juniors, Dave
Bullard, Fayetteville,
N. C.; Donnie Falk,
Hampton, Va.; Bod Nou
barian, Niagra Falls,
N.Y.; and Billy Robey,
Washington, D. C.; met at
Elon three years ago by
a quirk of fate.
It’s because of Elon
that we have developed
our own original style,”
claims Robey. “We can’t
get records by other
groups like us in the lo
cal stores, and the radio
plays mostly soul. “I’m
really sorry that the peo
ple down here don’t ap
preciate our music.”
Donnie: I don’t under
stand people in the
South. They hate “nig
gers” and then pay $5
to see the Tams and the
Food Survey
Chris Walsh, chairman
of the Food and Cafeteria
Committee, and Steve W.
Bucko, director of the
Dining Services, recent
ly announced a plan to
conduct a Food Prefer
ence Survey at the dining
halls on Tuesday after
noon, March 10.
The purpose of the sur
vey is to provide students
the foods they like best.
Results of this survey
will be published as soon
as possible.
Bod: Did you think of any
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Former Prof
Returns to
Elon Faculty
Mrs. Sue Howell, who
taught business education
for 12 years at Elon Coll
ege, has rejoined the fa
culty for the spring term.
Mrs. Howell, who
taught at Elon from 1932
-44, retired last year as
chairman of the Rose High
School Business Depart
ment in Greenville, N.C.
She also has teaching ex
perience at N. C. State
University, East Carolina
University and Reinhardt
College in Georgia.
She received her A.B.
degree at La Grange
College in Georgia and
her M. S. degree from
N. C. State University at
Raleigh. She has taken
post - graduate work at
Western Washington
College, the University of
Georgia and at N. C. State
Honor organizations to
which Mrs. Howell be
longs include Delta Kappa
Gamma, Pi Omega Pi,
and others. She has been
featured in “Who’s 'iVho
In American Women”.

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