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The Michigan Daily - Thursday, November 17, 1994 - 3

Marksmen test
skills in ROTC
'turkey' shoot
Daily Staff Reporter

Today is the last day to participate
in the Army ROTC Annual Thanks-
giving Turkey Shoot.
A turkey shoot is a marksmanship
competition that is open to all Univer-
sity students, faculty and staff. The
competition will be held today in the
*niversity Rifle Range, behind NUBS
Computing site near the bridge to the
Hill-area dorms.
ROTC cadets are running the event
under the guidance of their instructors
and University Rifle Coach Don
For $1, participants can fire four
shots at a target with a .22 caliber
Remington competition target rifle. Pro-
go to the Wolverine Battalion to
ay for special events and functions not
covered by the Army or the University.

Sgt. Ken Cook, a ROTC instruc-
tor, estimates 285 individuals have
already participated in the turkey
shoot, which started Tuesday.
Cook hopes that in addition to
raising funds for the cadets, the tur-
key shoot will raise campus aware-
ness of ROTC, and "get the message
out that ROTC is here."
Students may compete in teams or
as individuals, and prizes like Cottage
Inn pizza and Thanksgiving turkeys
will be awarded for top scores.
Current high scores belong to Yuki
Kuniyuki and Mike Carroll, both
Army ROTC Cadets, who are tied
with 34 of 40 possible points.
The University Rifle Range will
be open for turkey shooting from 11
a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rifle in hand, Tom Latkovic,,

an LSA first-year student, competes in the annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot.

FC elects
new top
Daily Editor in Chief
The Interfraternity Council (IFC),
which represents 34 fraternities on
campus, elected 10 new executive
board officers last night.
The Greek system plays an im-
rtant role in many students' lives.
the fraternities' governing board,
IFC is central to the success of the
system as a whole.
"I have one main focus, and that is
just to improve the image of the whole
Greek system," said president-elect
Jon Roberts. Roberts is a senior en- Kirk Wolfe (i
vironmental engineering student and the newly-ele
president of Phi Gamma Delta.
Candidates gave speeches to the each meetin
resentatives of each house. After- create more
ard, friends and fraternity brothers the system a
had the opportunity to stand up and ment was i
"pro," or endorse, each person running. extends the
Once each candidate had a chance with hazing
to speak, house representatives voted Out-goin
by secret ballot. attributed t
Each executive board member year's elect
serves one year, starting in January. been done t
Rush and the Greek system's pub- "I thinkt
image were key issues each candi- that we hav
te touched upon during their cam- the Interfra
paign speeches. Candidates also fo- said. "The i
cused on their visions of what IFC of candidat
should be and changes they plan to never seen
implement. direct result
Roberts, as well as many of those back invol
running, focused on the Greek system's Council."
public image problem, ways to coop- Wolfe c
erate with their neighbors and the po- the currentf
lice and how to make Rush more ef- hard worka
#tive in recruiting new members. past year. I
During the past year, the council officers has.
has dealt with many structural and motivat
changes, like the institution of the will be succ
President's Council. Now the presi- "I think1
dents of each house are represented at what I set as

State unvefs new
curricu lum for high
school students

store to
Drake 's
Daily Staff Reporter
The bagel wars will begin on cam-
pus next semester. Quality Dining Co.
of West Bloomfield will be opening a
Bruegger' s Bagel Bakery in the space
that used to house Drake's Sandwich
Shop, providing competition for The
Bagel Factory.
Tentatively set to open in Febru-
ary, the new restaurant will find itself
in a very attractive location. The spot
on North University Avenue "links us
to two communities, the campus and
the city." explained company Vice
President Bruce Phillips in The Ann
Arbor News.
Quality Dining Co. has established
three Bruegger's franchises in the
Detroit area, one of which is in Wood-
land Plaza on Anni Arbor-Saline Road.
The location on the northwestern
corner of the Diag is likely to be quite
profitable for Quality Dining CO.
Some students are eagerly awaiting
the grand opening.
"The idea of a bagel shop other
than the Bagel Factory on this campus
really excites me," said LSA sopho-
-more Tilney Marsh. "I think the lack
of competition has caused the Bagel
Factory to become complacent in its
role as essentially the sole bagel pro-
vider for the campus community.
"The last sandwich I had there was
a poor, mangled, disturbing thing and
the service left more than a bit to be
desired," Marsh said. "I wholeheart-
edly welcome this new bagel estab-
The Bagel Factory does not antici-
pate any drop in its business with the
opening of the new store.
"We've been here for 25 years.
We were the first bagel shop in the
Ann Arbor area," said Bagel Factory
Manager Tricia Kinley. "We're com-
fortable. We've become an established
fixture in the Ann Arbor community."
Kinley added, "We have genera-
tions of loyal customers. The fact that
we're not a franchise allows us to do
things that only independents can do.
"Our uniqueness is our big draw
and is what will keep people coming
back to the Bagel Factory."
According to the Ann Arbor
News, Paul Tibbals, son of deceased
Drake's owners Mildred and Truman
Tibbals, and his sister Eleanor ac-
cepted the offer of Quality Dining
based on the belief that Bruegger's
would add to the North University
area and respect the Drake's tradi-
Bruegger's will house Drake's
memorabilia and retain many of the
structural charms such as the pressed-
tin ceiling and hanging lamps.
Store renovations are slated to be-
gin soon.

right), president of the Interfraternity Council, shakes hands with
ected president, Jon Roberts.

ng. This was designed to
of a collective voice for
s a whole. Also, an amend-
nstituted in October that
powers of IFC to deal
ng president Kirk Wolfe
he large interest in this
ions to the work that has
this past year.
that this election is a sign
ve come a long way with
aternity Council," Wolfe
nterest and the large slate
es is something we have
before. I think it was a
t of the presidents getting
ved in the Interfraternity
credited the members of
executive board for their
and dedication during the
He said the new group of
a great deal of "potential
ion" and is confident they
essful in the coming year.
that when I look back at
my goal when I took over

last November, it was to leave the
next Interfraternity Council in a bet-
ter condition than what it was when I
came into the position," Wolfe said.
"I am content leaving it in the hands
of the next executive board."
IFC Election Results
The Interfraternity Council's
new executive officers are:
President Jon Roberts
Executive VP Toben King
VP Programming Justin Wyatt
VP Internal Affairs
Bill Peterson
VP Finance
Jonathon Cummings
VP External Relations
Stephen Gray
VP Social Thom Holden
VP Community Service

LANSING (AP) - And you
thought college was tough.
Under a newly proposed set of'
requirements for Michigan schools
made public yesterday, children would
be expected to understand what they
learn, not just memorize facts.
The curriculum would cover math,
science, reading, history, geography,
economics, American government
and writing. Its goal is students who
can use what they've learned and keep
learning on their own.
"In other words, it is no longer
sufficient to simply 'know" mathemati-
cal facts: learners must be able to 'un-
derstand' the concepts behind them
and be able to apply them to problems
and situation in the real world." stated
a draft of the curriculum.
The new curriculum is required by
a 1993 state law. Local public schools
must begin using the curriculum by
the 1997-98 school year.
About 100 people yesterday at-
tended one of six public hearings on
the proposal, which still must be ap-
proved by the State Board of Educa-
tion and the Legislature's Adminis-
trative Rules Committee,
The Michigan Association of
School Boards initially opposed the
idea of a mandated core curriculum,
but lobbyist Tom White said that was
softened when members saw the final
"We did agree there ought to be a
specific body of knowledge that all
students in this state ought to have,"
he said.
The curriculum's general approach

allowed local school districts leeway
and means "we weren't all going to be
on the same page of the same book on
a given day," he said.
For example, under mathematics,
schools must provide a curriculum
"which will enable all students to under-
stand and use various types of operations
(e.g. addition, subtraction, multiplica-
tion, division) to solve problems."
But White said local districts still
worry how they will be-expected to show
they meet the curriculum requirements.
Some worried that the curriculum
sacrifices depth for breadth or stresses
students working together rather than
being taught directly by a teacher.
Kurt Dost of Haslett said he feared
the minimums spelled out in the
standards would become the maxi-
mums. Setting low expectations
does not encourage children to do
their best, he said.
A Howell social studies teacher
said the standards cram too much
into a few years.
John Meredith said American his-
tory and government are usually
taught to juniors and seniors who are
almost ready to vote, rather than first-
year students and sophomores for
whom issues such as political involve-
ment may be remote.
Eileen Lienhart of Jackson criti-
cized the curriculum for not covering
the fine arts and industrial arts.
"By leaving out the fine arts and
industrial arts from the required core
curriculum we run the risk of losing
them completely in future budget
crunches," she said.

VP Rush
VP Major Events

Mark Kibby
Jim Volpi
Russ Ordonia



The Campus Sexual Assault Bill is being held up in the Standing Committee on Education in the state
incorrectly reported in an editorial in yesterday's Daily.

Senate. This was

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