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The Michigan Daily - Thursday, February 20, 1986- Page 3
Bursleyresidents aid Ann Arbor homeless

What's happeni
Campus Cinema C
breaker Morant (Bruce Beresford, i
1979) MTF, 8 p.m., Michigan3
A true story of three soldiers whos
Ore charged with war crimes in aF
<our marshall in order to satisfy then
political plans of the British Empire.
Iusic at Mid Day - Michigan Union
Arts Programs, 12:15 p.m., Pen-L
4leton Room, Michigan Union, (764-1
P eter Wilson , a University musicI
udent, will play trombone workst
y Jacob, Pryer, and others. t
htetl Tales - Young People's
heater, 7 p.m., Performance Net-i
ork, 408 W. Washington, (996-3888).2
Jeffrey Seller directs Rachel
rist's adaptation of Yiddish folk1
les, poetry and humor.
aculty Piano Recital - School ofn
MIusic, 8 p.m., RackhamE
auditorium, (763-4726).
Faculty member Louis Nagel will
rform works on the piano by Bach,I
criabin, Liszt and Clementi.y ,
Happy End - University Theater
Department Ensemble Theater(
company, 8 p.m., Trueblood(
Theater, Frieze Bldg., (764-0450).1
Visiting director Bill Foeller
Airects this company of theater
traduate students in the Bertolt
recht-Kurt Weill Musical about a
woman who falls in love with a
hicago gangster.
Sniversity Concerto Competition
inners - School of Music, 8 p.m.,
fiill Auditorium (763-4726).
Student soloists will perform with
jhe University Philharmonia.
A Bars & Clubs
Ihe Ark - (761-1451) - Mustard's
etreat, eclectic.
#ird of Paradise - (662-8310) - Ron
Brooks Trio, jazz.
the Blind Pig - (996-8555) - Shock
therapy, techno-rock dance music.
he Earle - (994-0211) - Larry
anderville, solo piano.
I*Iain Street Comedy Showcase -
(996-9080) - Burt Challis, sharp,
cutting, and sometimes sarcastic
Mr. Flood's Party - (995-2132) -
Jeanne and the Dreams, R&B.
Mountain Jack's (665-1133) _
Billy Alberts, easy listening.
The Nectarine Ballroom - (994-
4436) - Party Night, DJ Bubba T.
U-Club - (763-2236) - Soun-
dstage, solo and acoustic acts
Wilma Donahue and Otto Graf -
'A Proposed Academic Talent
Bank," University Chapter of the
American Association of University
Professors, 12:30 p.m., Michigan
Room, League, (662-0119).
Evan Mauer - "Business and the
Arts; New Trends in an Old
Relationship," Citizens Trust Lunch
i Learn, Noon, Campus Inn (994-
$555, ext. 213).
Jonathan Ellis - "How to Deal
with the Pressure to Find a Career,"
creating Careers Workshop, 4 p.m.,

164 East Quad.
Philip Crane -"The Revolution of
the Right," Federalist Society, 7
p.m., 100 Hutchins Hall.
John Stankovic - "A Decen-
Iralized Scheduling Algorithm for
Loosely-Coupled Distributed Hard
deal-Time Systems," Engineering,
3p.m., 2075 E. Engineering Bldg.
OThomas Donahue, Paul Hays -
tngineering, 3:45 p.m., 2231 Space
esearch Bldg.
Debabrata Saha - "Quadrature-
uadrature Phase Shift Keying,"
ngineering,. 3:30 p.m., 2031 E.
ngineering Bldg.
Klass Bergman - "Cross-Beam
xperiments with State Selected
jnd Aligned Molecules - Laser Stae
Selection Pushed to the Limits,"
bhemistry, 4 p.m., 1200 Chemistry
Robert Cole - "Reflections on
tross-National Borrowing of
anagement Practices: Japan,"
apanese Studies, noon, Commons
oom, Lane Hall.
Elizabeth Benedict - Visiting
Writers Series, English, 4 p.m., 1006
;ngell Hall.


round Ann Arbor
Susan Klitzman - "Women and
Occupational Health Hazards," Con-
tinuing Education of Women, noon,
350 S. Thayer.
Henry Wright - "Cultural Diver-
sity in Southern Madagascar: Field
Research in 1985," Anthropology,
noon, 2009 Museums Bldg.
Thomas Gelehrter - "Hormonal
Regulation of Plasminogen Ac-
tivator," Genetics, noon, 1139
Natural Science Bldg.
Young Back Choi - Economic
Development, 12:15 p.m., 361 Lorch
James Hopkins - "The Use of
Inhibitors in the Study of Neurite In-
teraction with 'Natural' and Ar-
tificial Culture Substrata,"
iology/Bioengineering, 12:15 p.m.,
2032 Neuroscience Conf. Room.
William Addicks - "Liposomes as
Potential Carrier Systems for the
Administration of Im-
munomodulators," Chemistry, 4
p.m., 3554 C.C. Little Bldg.
Susan Glass - ''The Role of
Grammatical Information in Second
Language Sentence Interpretation,"
noon, 3050 Frieze Bldg.
Karl Zinn - "The Use of Personal
Computers as Aids to Instruction,"
CRLT, 7 p.m., 3001 School of
Education Bldg.
Campus Crusade for Christ - 7
p.m., Hutchins Hall.
Aids and the Worried Well - 8
p.m., 3200 Union.
University Council - 4 p.m., 3909
Inter-Varsity Christian
Fellowship - 7 p.m., Henderson
Room, League.
International Neighbors - 9:30
a.m., Zion Lutheran Church.
Regents -1 p.m., Fleming Bldg.
University Alcoholics Anonymous
- noon, 3200 Union.
N Furthermore
Slide show on trekking in Peru -
Climbing Club, 8 p.m., Anderson D,
Summer Job Fair pre-registration
- Career Planning & Placement, 8
a.m., 3200 Student Activities Bldg.
Hughes Aircraft Co. - Society of
Women Engineers pre-interview
meeting, 7 p.m., 1024 E.
Showing of NOVA interview with
Dick Feynman - Michigan
Mathshow, 4 p.m., 3201 Angell Hall.
Namik Kamal: Was He a
Nationalist - Muslim Students
Association coffee hour, noon, 3rd
floor, League.
Men's Basketball - Michigan
State, 7:30 p.m., Crisler Arena.
Tutoring in math, science and
engineering - Tau Beta Pi, 8 p.m.,
307 Undergraduate Library.
Computer Resources on Campus
- HRD workshop, 9 a.m.
Job Search - HRD workshop, 7
MS-DOS, Part 1 - Microcomputer
Education workshop, 1 p.m., 3001
School of Education Bldg.
Microsoft Multiplan for IBM PC-
Compatible Microcomputers, Part I
- Microcomputer Education
workshop, 8:30 a.m., 3001 School of
Education Bldg.
Introduction to Microcomputers -
Microcomputer Education
workshop, 10:30 a.m., 4003 School of
Education Bldg.
10th Annual Advances in

Emergency Care: Pharmacology,
Cardiology and Pre-Hospital Car-
diac Care - Continuing Medical
Education course, Towsley Center.
Scottish Country Dancers -
Beginners, 7 p.m.; intermediates, 8
p.m., Forest Hills Community Cen-
Bible Study - His House Christain
Fellowship, 7:30 p.m., 925 E. Ann.
The Brightest Stars/Comet
Halley: Once in a Lifetime -
University Exhibit Museum
Planetarium, 8:15 p.m., Exhibit
Museum, Geddes Ave. at N. Univer-
sity, (764-0478).
Indonesia Night - League, 5 p.m.,
cafeteria, League.

A group of University students is
taking time out from academics and
partying to learn about philanthropy.
Their target is the Ann Arbor shelter
for the homeless.
TheeBursley Hall students and eight
staff members are planning to clean
the shelter and sponsor a coffeehouse
for residents in the spring. The
charitable gesture is part of the
group's on-going effort to help Ann
Arbor's homeless.
"WE'RE TRYING to get students to
do something beneficial for Ann
Arbor," said Bursley Resident Ad-
visor Chris Turner.
Turner said the effort was initiated
last year, but "last year the project
' didn't get off the ground. We collected
money and clothing, but didn't get
people to go down to the shelter. And
that's what they need," he said.
The group is not sure how they will
clean the shelter. Members saidthey
are waiting to see what needs to be
done. Last fall 45 students took a
Saturday afternoon to paint and clean
the home, said Cathy Zick, the
shelter's director.
"I WAS overwhelmed by the
response and really impressed with
the people," said Zick.
Brian Wolff, an LSA freshman,

spent about five hours painting.
"It was either go to the shelter and do
something for somebody else or
study," he said.
The coffeehouse will be modeled af-
ter one that the students sponsored in
the fall. The group provided vegetable

In November the city declared one
week, "Homeless Awareness Week."
In keeping with the week's spirit the
group canvassed North Campus
neighborhoods collecting blankets,
linens, and thousands of articles of

"We're trying to get students to do something'
beneficial for Ann Arbor."
-Chris Turner,
Bursley Resident Advisor

Bassett said 4,723 cans were collec-
ted resulting in a $527 donation to the
shelter. "This collection was sort of
symbolic," Constantinou said. "We
did a survey of what residents thought
people searched the garbage for. Most
thought they must be looking for
booze, but in fact they are usually
looking for cans," she said.
In December, the committee
organized a "dollar drive." Out of
1200 Bursley residents, 871 donated
one dollar, according to Bassett.
THE MONEY went to the shelter's
general operation fund, said Zick.
"We used it to help pay for ad-
vocacy services and to help guests
find housing," she said.
The student's efforts resulted in
about 200 students volunteering
regularly at the shelter, Bassett said.
Judi Andersen, a sophomore in the
School of Art spends at least one night
a month helping at the shelter. She
said working at the shelter puts her
experience at the University in a new
"While I'm at the shelter, I don't
think about academics. I don't think
about myself five years down the
road, working a nine-to-five job," An-
derson said.
"I think only about these people and
their problems."

trays, potato chips, and pretzels and
Bursley R.A. David Crossland played
the guitar.
MARIA Constantinou, a Bursley
Resident Director, said the guests
lov.ed the snacks. "They usually get
government cheese or left-over
donuts from Dom Bakeries, if they get
anything. Potato chips are something
of a luxury to them," she said.

"The response from Ann Arborites
was excellent," said Theresa Basset,
A Bursley R.D. "We collected several
carloads of stuff, including six com-
forters," she said.
THE COMMITTEE also collected
toiletry items, hats, and scarves from
dorm residents, and gathered
thousands of cans in a can drive.

Scientists cn, but stilsumpedbbug
NEW YORK (AP)-Scientists are testing a flu "We are always trying to catch up," said flu citing widespread outbreaks. Only
vaccine they hope will provide longer-lasting im- expert Dr. Edwin Kilbourne, chairman of the Kansas, New Hampshire and Wyom
munity, but they're still stumped by chameleon- microbiology department at the Mount Sinai spared as of last week's tally, CDC sa
like changes in the flu bug that let it evade vac- School of Medicine in New York, "but at least we
cines and natural bodily defenses. are following closely." In terms of the number of flu ca
- -h

the Dakotas,
ruing had been
ses, "this has
t il cir

So they have to play catch-up with the ever-
changing virus, trying to decide during one flu
season what new variants may return next year
and whether to redesign next year's vaccine ac-

That work is proceeding amid the nation's worst
influenza outbreak in five years. Forty-five states
and the District of Columbia have reported flu to
the federal Centers for Disease Control, 21 of them

been neavier man any season certainly since
1981," CDC epidemiologist Karl Kappus said
yesterday. But deaths from flu appear to be run-
ning lower than last year, he said.
CDC tracks flu in weekly reports from 121 cities.

LSA accepts changes for
Conmunications majors
(Continued from Page 1)

who have already declared a concen-
tration can opt to follow the old plan or
the new one.
Although the curriculum committee
approved the revisions, it will send a
letter to the department recommen-
ding improvement in the
geographical and cultural breadth of
the departmental courses and the
recommended cognate courses.
History prof. Rudi Lindner, who is
chairman of the curriculum commit-
tee, said the courses offer "very little
of other media in other countries,"
and he expressed concern about the
department "centering on a North
American experience."
THE COMMITTEE also discussed a
draft of the report on ROTC credit
prepared by a three-member sub-
committee that was set up last Oc-
Currently students in LSA are not
granted any credit for courses taken
through ROTC unless the course is
cross-listed with an LSA department.
Other schools like engineering and
education permit various amounts of
credit for ROTC courses.
The 17-page report prepared by
profs. Bruce Frier, John Shy, and
Lindner outlines two possible options
for the college.
either continue its current policy or
permit a maximum of four hours of
ROTC credit to be counted in studen-
ts' junior and senior years.
"Those are the years where ROTC
students tend to get into an overload
situation," said Shy.
The issue of allowing credit for
ROTC courses was brought up by the
Military Officers Education Program
Committee (MOEPC), the liason
committee between the military
programs and the University.
The phone number for information regarding
internships in Jewish Communial Service in
yesterday's Daily is incorrect. The ad should
read, "Please call Hillel, (313) 663-3336
for appointment." The Daily is sorry for any
inconvenience to its readers.

ROTC would like LSA to review
each course for credit on its own merit
but the report notes, "We see no
feasible way for LSA to evaluate these
courses on a course by course basis."
The curriculum committee is still
discussing the report. An LSA faculty
vote is required before any changes
can be made in the policy.

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