Concordia Grad ‘85 Videos
Re-encoded December 2012. If anyone has other videos please tell me. Alternatively, if you really don’t want people seeing you on the internet, let me know. The video quality in these clips is generally, uh, not good. Remember, no digital video in 1985!


Religion 10 Bible Challenge
October 1982 • 2:11 • Save
Video project for Dan Thurber’s class. Here Roland and I lose it in a bible quiz game show.
Citrolux Motors
September 1983 • 1:28 • Save
Paul’s auto promo. For the school to let us get our grubby hands on their videocamera wasn’t a safe idea.
Religion 10 LUKE News
October 1982 • 4:37 • Save
Stephen and Bruce read the day’s news.
Grad ’85 Slide Show
May 1985 • 16:07 • Save
I would like to know who made it so I could credit them, and apologize for the terrible quality...
Commencement Super 8 Film
May 1985 • 1:58 • Save
A fuzzy film clip of grads I made after the commencement service.
Grad Procession Video
May 1985 • 3:30 • Save
So far as I know, this was the first time the service was taped.
Scene from Harold & Maude
May 1985 • 23:54 • Save
A scene from Scott Hafso’s play, with Shonda playing a lazy maid and Jean an overdoting mother.
Blake’s Rock-o-Dials
March 1985 • 14:06 • Save
Blake and Neil’s late-night slurpee-powered jam session at the Wake-a-Thon.
Concordia Wake-a-Thon
March 1985 • 23:53 • Save
Some footage from the all-night annex wakeathon, with Jean’s stuffed dog and Mike Borger’s bum!
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Bryan & Ruth  › May 1983. Try to learn to share that frisbee. Carolyn, Christine, Ruth & Deanna on the Lawn › May 1983. Gaynor, Jen, and Jean Stretttching › 1983. Brent Kilback & his Mac › 1984. How we drooled at the time over Brent's r’ally, really expensive Moose. Dr. Willie, Elaine, and Spyro › October 1984. That Rock into Guinness poster helps date a lot of pictures! Daniel P. on Talent Night › November 1984. Dan seemed to wear clothing like that with alarming regularity. Lynn Hopcraft at Talent Show › November 1984. Roland and Paul at Talent Show › November 1984. Roland directing his student away from an accident. With me acting wouldn’t have been necessary! Schnellerts at Talent Show › November 1984. They would take a lot of time to set up to build suspense. Years later I realized synthesizers don’t need much tuning. Surveying Expedition for Math 30 › Fall 1984. "If we put a coin in it, will we see some bikini girls?" Paul, Cathy, Don, & Bruce in Class › Fall 1984. Mike & Maria in Class › Fall 1984. Math 30 Class › Fall 1984. These pictures are from the yearbook, lest anyone think I wanted myself photographed learning quadratics. Shonda Screams, Harold & Maude › March 1985. Shonda reacts to Harold’s mock-suicide. I’m still amazed Concordia let us do that play. Cast of Harold & Maude › March 1985. I may never know who that seal was. Andrew and Elaine on Campus Clean-up Day › May 1985. What are you two doing in the bushes, anyway? Paul and Roland on Campus Clean-up Day › May 1985. Amazing anything got done with all the fooling around we did. Brenda Brooks on Campus Clean-up Day › May 1985. Tina, Brenda Brooks, and Cheryl on Clean-up Day. And mysterious bare-chesty stranger (probably Mike). Baccalaureate at St. Paul’s › May 1985. Maria, Bruce, and Jean entering the church at the baccalaureate service, May 18, 1985. Jeff Holding the Concordia Cross at Commencement › May 1985. Granting of Diplomas › May 1985. My math teacher, Harry Klann, was reading. “Let me tell you what Ken was like in my class." Cathy at Commencement › May 1985. We all look so august. I imagine the hangovers some of us had helped lend solemnity to the occasion. Commencement Speeches › May 1985. I always tell my communications students, “No one has ever complained that a graduation speech was too short." Grad Banquet › May 1985. Deanna, Carolyn, Ok-Sun, and Leta at the graduation banquet. Religion 10 video › October 1982. Steven & Bruce reading the news. Dawn and Jeff on graduation day › May 1985. Yes, it’s a real diploma; no coloring-in needed. Graduation day › May 1985. Shonda, Lila, Cathy, Jean and Miriam. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Lila, Ross, & Jean. If they look a little dazed.. well, videocameras were new then. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Tina. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Bryan & Mike likely experiencing a Slurpee sugar-rush. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Tim, Deanna, Frog, playing Trivial Pursuit. It’s a <em>real</em> pursuit to play anything at 4 AM. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Blake and Neil’s ’Rock-a-dials’ jam. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Some of the exchange students. Wake-a-Thon › March 1985. Brent and Deb, discussing all-night parking. Blake, Mitch &  Karl › July 2005. Fast forward 20 years to the Concordia reunion of 2005. Group in Front of Eberhardt › July 2005. Guys in Front of Eberhardt › July 2005. Group Wide View › July 2005. Jean, Stephanie & Ross › July 2005. Jeff & Carolyn › July 2005. Jeff, Susan & Lila › July 2005. Maria, Blake & Bryan › July 2005. Blake Playing Guitar › July 2005. Natasha, Andrew & Dave › July 2005. Paul Explaining › July 2005. Sam, Leta, Mitch & Don › July 2005. Stephanie, Jean & Tina › July 2005.