- James W. Slenger
"We're not making a goddam watch." -- Comment made to Tim Blickhan while building a homecoming float.
- NIU College of Visual and Performing Arts, School of Music
- 1982—1986 Bachelor of Arts in Music (Piano/Piano Tuning)
- Neoteric Ensemble
- Mostly Field Effect Theater 1984
- Virtuoso Works for Elastic Theatre 1985
- Relâche 1986