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Page 16 - The Michigan Daily --Monday, September 12, 1988

The University of Michigan Union September 12 to 18, 1988

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Pregame Football Buffet at the
University Club
Take the folks-or your friends-to
Michigan Union's hleritage
Buffet this Saturday before the
Miami game!
Need A Quiet Place to Study?
The Michigan Union Study Lounge
needs volunteer monitors! You
can set aside regular study time by
monitoring in this historic,
peaceful setting. If you're inter-
ested, call the Scheduling Office at
763-5911.
Iced Cappucino at the Corner
Market
This frothy, sweet luxury is now
available at the Corner Market,
MUG Eateries and Commons,from
7:00 am - midnight during the week,
and 11am- 8pm on the weekends.
Rock Poster Sale
Cover the walls ofJyour room with
posters of your favorite music
groups! Rock posters are for sale
today through Friday in the
ground floor mall of the Union.
Sponsored by Michigan Union Arts
and Programming.
Part-Time Jobs
Hundreds of part-time jobs are
available throughout the Michigan
Union and North Campus
Commons. Stop by the ground floor
hiring display and pick up an
application today!

MICHIGAN UNION PARTY
The doors opened at about 8:30 last Tuesday night, and the wildness began.
About four thousand new students hit the Michigan Union for the second
annual Union Party, and they all stayed. And danced. And ate. And drank.
And socialized. And won prizes. And had a blast!
The Party, which took place immediately after the Freshman Convocation at
Hill Auditorium, was thrown by the Michigan Union as a welcome to new
students.
Rob LoPrete, a third-year law student and Chair of the Michigan Union Board
of Representatives, said, "The Union is going to be an important part of
people's lives while they're at Michigan, and we wanted to make sure and
welcome them with a bang." He continued, "Looks like it worked!"
Students flooded the Union, partaking of the food and drink offered, dancing
to New Music in the Ballroom and Reggae in the U-Club, playing pool,
socializing, and relaxing. The Union and The University Club went dry for the
night, serving no alcohol in respect for the partiers' ages.
"Look, here's the banner we all signed during orientation!" shouted one
student over the beat of the New Music.
The thirty-foot banner, reading "Class of 1992," is packed with the signatures
of those who went to the Union's Orientation dances this past summer.
"This is the first, and probably the only, time I'll have a chance to be with the
entire Class of 1992 until graduation," another said.
The Prize Raffle was one of the major excitements of the evening. Prizes
donated by local merchants included a CD/ROM player from Apple computer
and free coursepacks for the entire time you attend U-M from Kinko's.
The winners, announced at the Party and listed below, can claim their prize
by coming to the Administrative Offices in the Union-Room 1310-between
8 am and 5pm weekdays.
THE WINNERS
Grand Prize
A pair of fall season tickets to all shows presented by the Office of Major
Events: Jennifer Kalich
$100.00 worth of Michigan Insignia Items from the Michigan Union Bookstore:
Eric Lai
One $100.00 Savings Bond from NBD Ann Arbor's Michigan Union Office:
Ira Goldstein
Free coursepacks for the entire time you're at U-M from Kinko's:
Edward Neuwirth
A CD/ROM Player from Apple Computer: Theo Brown
Free VCR Rental from Study Break: Hope Olds, Larry Kalmbach, Ozlen
Conklu, Lisa Sayoc, Marianne Hiller, Kelene Jackson
One free Artspace class from Artspace: Donald Kachman
Travel Bag from Boersma Travel: Gregor Purdy, Chi-Shing Lai

Diag Explodes
witli Festifall Friday
Over 100 student organizations and
University departments will
fill the Diag Friday, September 16,
l1am - 4pm with entertainment,
information, and activities de -
signed to get YOU to realize how
important it is, to get involved in
student organizations.
Cocurricular activities-anything
you do outside the classroom
that adds to your experience and
knowledge-are great
opportunities to learn and grow.
By joining a student organization,
you can learn to be a leader, to
dance, to cook, to enjoy, to fence,
to juggle, or even to fly. You can
meet people with the same religious
or academic interests you have. At
the very least, you will succeed in
expanding your educational ex-
perience and changing your life.
Take some time to explore during
Festifall. You can pick up a
program with a list of participants
out on the diag during
Festifall.

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C A M P U

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EXPANSION DUE TO BE COMPLETED 9/89
with information from The University Record
The eleven thousand people that make North Campus their headquar-
ters every day will have an even larger selection of services and
facilities to make use of by this time next year.
A $4.2 million addition to the North Campus Commons will provide
30,000 square feet of space, allow expansion of services, and give the
North Campus community more room to relax, meet, and dine.
Besides the physical addition, the Commons this past spring became
part of the Michigan Union. Linking the two organizations means that
the University community can look forward to new and expanded
programs, facilities and services, both on North Campus and on
Central Campus.
"Joining forces like this means that we can contribute to the growing
sense of community between the two campuses," says Frank Cianci-
ola, Director of the Michigan Union/Student Programs and North
Campus Commons. "We will be increasing communication, putting
on some simmilar programs, and generally trying to bring the two
campuses closer together, " he adds.
The "U" broke ground in late March for the Commons addition that is
scheduled to be completed by fall 1989, according to Molly M.
Friedrichs, Michigan Union Assistant Director/North Campus
Commons.
"They are currently pouring concrete for the first floor," said Com-
mons Administrative Assistant John Lindner, "and we'll see the actual
building start to be erected by the end of the month."
The 43,000 square foot Commons was built in 1964 and houses
conference rooms, a snack bar that seats 110, a large kitchen, a main
dining room that seat 250-270, book store, copy store and two auto-
matic teller machines. Lobby walls provide gallery space for art
exhibits.
The addition, Friedrichs says, will allow expansion of food services
and the bookstore and addition of
other services yet to be deter-
mined. These services may
include a travel agency, music
store, mini-bank and credit union
4 a' outlet. The space will be deter-
mined based on what wil im-
prove the quality of life on North
Campus. The brick-and-glass
rectangular addition will blend
in with the existing Commons.

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Learn Woodworking!
Make your own shelves, tables,
wall hangings, or whatever strikes
your fancy-out of wood. The
Student Woodshop offers classes in
Beginning Woodworking on
Sundays, 1-4pm for 6 weeks.
Topics include the use of basic
tools and machines, properties of
wood, joints and joinery, assem-
blies, and finishing. Class time
will be devoted to lecture, demon-
stration, and hands-on experience.
Materials will be provided.
You will need to take the Wood-
shop's Safety Class before or
shortly after you begin the Wood-
working Class. The Safety Class
is free; the Woodworking Class is
$25.00 for students, $35.00for
staff, and $45.00for alumni.
For more info, call 763-4025

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New Restaurant, Pedigree's,
Opens in MUG
And guess what they're serv-
ing. You got it-quality hot
dogs.

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Also Italian sausage and
ish sausage sandwiches,
dogs, and soft drinks.

Pol-
chili

Woodworking Classes
Al classes are 1-4 pm.

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Coupons for buy one, get one
free have been circulated
around the residence halls and
around campus-watch for' em
around your neighborhood, and
stop by for a great hot dog.
Earn Class Credit for Making
a Difference in the World
Project Community is register-
ing students forfall termthrough
Friday, September 16. Over
30 credited field placements in
education, health, and criminal
justice settings are available.
Each project's field setting is
complemented with a weekly
seminar, course pack, papers,
and a journal. Most classes
offer 3 credits in either Educa-
tion or Sociology.
Come to room 2205 Michigan
Union for more information
about each service/learning op-
portunity.
Project Community Sites In-
clude:
Child Care Coordinating/Refer-
ral Service
U. Hospital Eye Center
Junior High School Tutoring
Camp Waterloo Center

Sept. 18
Sept. 25
Oct. 2
Oct. 9
Oct. 16
Oct. 23

National Hispanic Heritage Week takes place every year.
Michigan Union Minority Student Services is presenting a
series of events to celebrate this year's theme: "Five Hundred
Years of Hispanic Heritage: 1492-1992: The Women's
Contribution." Most events are free; hope you'll join us!
For more info, call 763-9044.

Get In,

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The secret of your college success
lies in getting involved in
cocurricular activities. Find out
from experienced students how
to make the most of your college
experience at three sessions,
held in every residence hall
September 13, 14 and 15, 7-8:30prt.
Ask at the front desk of your hall to
find out the exact location
of the program. Presented by the
Union's Student Organization
Development Center. Call them at
763-5900 for more info.

Tihe Emerging Leader
Program
First-year students who are
interested in becoming leadership
material: this program is for you!
Learn how to become a
success in any organization you
become part of. The first
session of the Emerging Leader is
September 13, 6-8 pm, in the
West Lounge of South Quad. Drop
in to the Student Organization
Development Center office, 2202
Michigan Union, to register

Safety Class Times
You must take Session l and 2;
classes are walk-in.
Session 1 Sept. 14, 3-5 pm
Session 2 Sept. 15, 3-5 pm
Session I Sept. 24, 9-11 am
Session 2 Sept. 25, 11am-)pm
Session 1 Sept. 28, 3-5 pm
Session 2 Sept. 29, 3-5 pm

Monday, Sept. 12

Tuesday, Sept. 13

Wednesday, Sept.

SMichigan Union Ticket Office
On Sale Now!
J.J. Cole
Blues rocker and author of "After Midnight'
Monday, September 12
7:30 ana 10 pmat the Ark
Tannohil Weavers
Scotlana's most powerful acoustic Celtic band
Tuesday. September 13
7:30 and 10 pm at the Ark
Romanovsky and Phillips
The Gay Smothers Brothers of the 80's'
Tuesday, September 20
8:00 cam at the Ark

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Opening Ceremony & Presentation
"Hispanic Women: Agenda for the
'90's"
Mildred C. Tirado, Ph.D.; Kuenzel
Room, Michigan Union, 6-8 pm.
Reception Following
An Evening of Poetry
Film: "The Life & Poetry of Julia De
Burgos"; Poetry Readings; Room 126,
East Quad, 7-8:30 pm
14 "Work Force 2000: Women's Roles
in a Multicultural, Multilingual
Society"
Kuenzel Room, Michigan Union,
2-4 pm, Refreshments
Leadership in Pursuit of Excellence
Stockwell Residence Hall, Blue Lounge;
7-8:30 pm. Reception
Alicia V. Cuaron, Ph.D.; President of
Cuaron & Gomez, Inc.
"Celebracion con Musica" with Jimmy
Barrios
Pendleton Room, Michigan Union,
9pm - lam $2.00
Fiesta de Bienvenida
Student Welcome Back Party

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Susan Mazer/Dallas Smith
New Age Jazz. Electrified Concert
Thursday. September 22
8:00 pm at the Ark
Pentangle
From England, fusion of jazz, folk and rock
Sunday, September 25
7:30 and 10 pm at the Ark

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Marvin Hamlisch
Author of "The Way We Were "A Chorus Line" and
many other favorites
Wednesday, September 28
8:00 pm at Hill Auditorium
Randee for President!!
Randee of the Redwoods
MTV regular, mime, standup comic and story teller
Friday, September 30

Friday, Sept. 16
Saturday, Sept. 17

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