I VOLUME XLI GRIMSLEY SENIOR HIGH, GREENSBORO, N. C., MAR. 29, 1965 NUMBER 11 World Affairs Conference Stresses United States' Role Revolving around the theme “The United States In World Affairs”, the fifteenth annual Conference on World Affairs hosted a ten member delegation from Grimsley at yearly meet ing. Serving as GHS representatives were: Martha Rennet, Marilyn Gaboon, Mary Jane Boren, Robyn Ellwood, Tim Frye, Bill Gordon, Tom Mitchell, Evelyn Mordecai, Carol Nussbaum, Bill ' Parker, Jerry Stanley, and Mescal Tyson. Mrs. Edna Hutton accompanied the group as its official chaperone. Hill Hall on the campus of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill provided the location for this year’s conference. Beginning at 9:30 on March 11 with a film on foreign af fairs, the theme was maintained through various speeches and a panel discussion. Dr. Harlan Cleveland, assistant Secretary af State for Interna tional Organization Affairs, de livered the first address, high lighting the role of the United States in World Affairs. > PANEL DISCUSSION Following Dr. Cleveland's speech was a luncheon which featured Mrs. Elizabeth Koontz, president of the National Associa tion of Classroom Teachers, and a panel discussion on the United States citizen and United States foreign policy. Panel members—Jack Lashley, Director of the Institute for In ternational Studies; Sam R. Lev ering, Chairman of the Executive Council for the Friends Commit tee on National Legislation; Dr. Anne Sdott, Assistant Professor of History at Duke University; and Chancellor Paul F. Sharp of University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill—discussed their views on the topic and answered ques tions from the aydience. FOREIGN AID To complete the day’s pro gram, William S. Gaud, Deputy Administrator for the Agency for International Development, de livered an address on the “Unit- Grimes Competes For Honor Society Schotarship Award Speech Contest Winner Will Tour New England ed States Foreign Aid: Political or Moral Issue”. Delegates to the conference included many interested men and women along with the high school students. These partici pating representatives are invit ed by the North Carolina Coun cil on World Affairs. Touring New York, the New England states, and Washington, D. C. —all expenses paid—will highlight Matt Gibson’s summer of ’65. The GHS sophomore was named one of the two city win ners to receive the trip in the United Nations speech contest held March 16. In early June, Matt and Carol Regan, the Smith High School junior who was named first place winner in the girl’s division, will join other winners from cities throughout North Carolina and begin their two week journey, stopping first in New York. In addition to seeing the sights New York has to offer, they will tour the United Nations building and will hopefully meet some of its leaders. From there, the group of speak ers will head north for a trip through the New England states. As the two weeks draw to a close. they will head home, stopping in Washington, D. C. for a memor able tour of the nation’s capitol. It started as a challenge for the 19 contestants entering the annual contest, which is spon sored by the Odd Fellows of America. Yet even after the two winners were named, 17 “winners” remained, for all who spoke on the topic, “What the UN Means to Me,” learned much about the vital peace-keeping headquarters. Also representing Grimsley were Joe Coleman, Jan Petrehn, and Penny Warner. Two boys and two girls repre senting each of Greensboro’s im mediate high schools, including Curry, Grimsley, Notre Dame, Page, and Smith, attended the dinner and contest staged in the Odd Fellows Lodge. Four alternates were also named, including two from Smith, one from Notre Dame, and one from Curry. Larry Dempsey, crowned Twirp King, Friday night, March 12, following the Twirp game, was sponsored by Jane Daniel, GHS Orchestra Sets Georgia As Destination On Thursday afternoon, April 8th, the GHS Orchestra will leave Grimsley by chartered buses to play concerts In Athens Georgia. The group has been invited to play four concerts for the elementary, junior high and high school students in the Athens schools, and an evening concert in the Fine Arts Auditorium at the tfniversity of Georgia. On Saturday morning the orchestra wiU be the demonstra tion orchestra for a seminar on Orchestra Development planned for music educators from the state. The invitation to perform was extended by the public schools in Athens, the Department of Continuing Education of Georgia, and the School of Music of the University of Georgia. Accom panying the group will be: Mr. Federal Education Funds Available To Many Academic Departments and Mrs. A. P. Routh, Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Rooker, Mr. Robert Fredrickson, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Labella, and Miss Leonard, con ductor of the orchestra. Dave Grimes, a member of Torchlight National Honor Society among many other activities, has been selected to enter the final competition for a National Honor Society Scholarship. The scholarships are honors to be awarded entirely on the basis of merit. Individual stip ends, between a minimum four- year award of $500 and a maxi mum four-year award of $6,000, are determined on the basis of financial need only after the scholarship winners have been chosen. The stipend setting is based on the difference between estimated college expenses and computed resources available to the stu dent. If the student feels that he needs no financial assistance for college, he may still be consider ed for an honorary award which carries no stipend. In order to be still considered eligible for the scholarship award, Dave must send additional infor mation to the National Honor Scholarship Program, consisting of a Biographical Questionnaire and a College Notification Form. The purpose of the biographical questionnaire is to tell about the Continued on Page Plve Grimsley High School will be included among those schools receiving aid under the Na tional Defense Education Act. Miss Sarah Mims, head of the English Department, will attend an NDEA meeting in Ral eigh. There she will submit plans for the acquisition of equipment and materials for the Eng lish and Reading departments. The NDEIA is a federal act which provides for the improvement of instruction in science, mathematics, and modern languages. Under this act, state, county, and city educational ad ministrations are reimbursed for one half of the total cost for equipment and teaching ma terials acquired through NDEA. Money is reimbursed for instruction in “critical subjects” only. Critical subjects are science^ history, civics, geography, modern, foreign languages, English, and reading. There is not any equipment or Music for the concerts include works by Vivaldi, Bach, Couperin, Khatchaturian, Prokofieff, Cope land, Sibelius, Anderson, Wagner. Mr. Edgar Rooker will be guest soloist for the Wagner, Adagic for Clarinet and Strings, material which cannot be acquired, provided that the need is justi fied. Schools desiring financial aid in acquiring teaching equipment submit a projects proposal to the State Department of Public In struction in Raleigh. They must include an itemized copy of the proposal containing the quantity to be purchased, a description of items and equipment, the unit cost, and the total cost. Also in cluded, must be a description of the project and its teaching methods along with what is hoped to be accomplished. Pirates Invade GHS In Co-Rec Preparations Pirates, their crimes and ad ventures, provide the theme for the third Co-Rec night scheduled for April 16. Games, relays, and an entertainment period are be ing planned to fill the evening’s schedule. Separate hunts for boys’ and girls’ clubs are being planned in order to make the competition more even. G. H. Sharp, Lyn Labell, Nancy Coble, and Gail Sadler star in the Concerto Grosso, Op. 3, No. 10, for four violin soloists, string orchestra, and keyboard. Another special string setting will be the Vivaldi, Concerto Grosso, Op, 3, No. 11, arranged for four cell! by Jim Holesovsky, a student at The Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia. NDEA PAYS HALF Once the schools have convinc ed the Superintendent of Public Instruction that the equipment is necessary, they may then make the purchase with NDEA paying one half of the cost. The English and Reading De partments at GHS are consider ing acquiring additional teaching facilities to aid in the instruction of students. PROPOSED PURCHASES Equipment being considered Continued on Page Three Co-Rec night is an evening of co-educational recreation in which teams compete for a total points score. Each of the thirteen serv ice clubs, working within the framework of the Interclub Coun cil, have taken part of the ar rangements as one of their proj ects. Although the event is spon sored by the service clubs, the entire student body has been made a guest of the Interclub Council. The boys’ gym will serve as headquarters for the booths sponsored by the clubs, but the girls’ athletic field will be the site of some of the events in cluding the traditional shaving creme fight. Clint Cheshire will be the solo ist for the Anderson, Trumpeter’s Lullaby. Mr. J. Kimball Haxri- man will be guest conductor for one of the compositions. The orchestra will begin its journey home late Saturday af- - ternoon after sightseeing in Ath ens and Atlanta. scheduled for general participa tion. Under the leadership of the Junior Jaycettes and the Sub- Junior Woman’s Club, the theme has been set. One of the other clubs will provide paper pirate hats for all who attend. Others will arrange the games and help in the general arrangements. The booths which will be set up on the balcony of the gym will feature games much like those at the teen carnival. Each participant will be given a score card on which his score will be recorded for a final tabulation. The Interact Club, Charioteers, Sub-Junior Woman’s Club are in charge of the publicity for Co- Rec night. The task of choosing the entertainment has been itele- gated to the Key Club and tht Jaycees. One of the main events is a Treasure Hunt. Each service club will provide a two member team that will compete for first prize. Each part of the program will be planned to correspond with the pirate theme. Even though some of the relays will be closed to teams other than those from service clubs, others have been Concluding the club asignments are the Jaycettes, O. Henry Jun iors, and Hi-Y providing the ar rangements and the clean-up group composed of the Civitans and the Exchange Club.