100%

Scanned image of the page. Keyboard directions: use + to zoom in, - to zoom out, arrow keys to pan inside the viewer.

Page Options

Download this Issue

Share

Something wrong?

Something wrong with this page? Report problem.

Rights / Permissions

This collection, digitized in collaboration with the Michigan Daily and the Board for Student Publications, contains materials that are protected by copyright law. Access to these materials is provided for non-profit educational and research purposes. If you use an item from this collection, it is your responsibility to consider the work's copyright status and obtain any required permission.

March 21, 2011 - Image 6

Resource type:
Text
Publication:
The Michigan Daily, 2011-03-21

Disclaimer: Computer generated plain text may have errors. Read more about this.

6A - Friday, March 21, 2011

The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com

6A - Friday, March 21, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom

JENNINGS
From Page 1A
a rude awakening, paralyzing the.
brain. The silence that over took
Tim Hardaway Jr. as he looked
up at the scoreboard and bit at his
uniform to fight back the tears.
Yes, the scoreboard read cor-
rectly, Duke won, 73-71.
"Everything went blank," Hard-
away Jr. would say after the game.
He heard nothing. Thousands
of Duke fans screamed as Mike
Krzyzewski notched his 900th
win, but Hardaway Jr. heard
silence.
Then there was the silence of
Jonathan Kirbitz packing up his
drum set for the last time. For
four years, he's been the Michigan
pep band's drummer, but when
that ding came, his career ended.
The band director looked up at his
band and asked the seniors to lead
the group for their final round of
"The Victors."
Kirbitz is graduating in May
and doesn't know what he'll do.
He wants to continue playing
music, he says, but it won't be for
Michigan. Unlike every member
of the Michigan basketball team,
he won't return.
His career ended the moment
that silence did.
And then there was the
moment no one saw when Lauren
McLaughlin meticulously placed a

sticker reading 'Duke' as the win-
ner on the bracketnthat hung out-
side the arena. It was a placard that
represented the Wolverines' defeat
- perhaps the first physical mani-
festation of the loss. She attached
the sticker and said nothing.
Perhaps she expected to put
the Blue Devils' name there, like
so many others, but the NCAA
had printed up Michigan's sticker
as well.
She wouldn't need to use it. She
carelessly threw it into the trash.
There was no rebound. That shot
was perfect and the crumbled
sticker lay unused and silent in
the bottom of the can.
Right now that sound is the
silence that filled Zack Novak's
heart as he stood at midcourt
coming to the realization that his
junior season was over.
It's the worst feeling in the
world, like someone died, he'd say.
And then there was the silence
of the arena after the game, as
Morris reemerged from the locker
room and walked onto the court
where his season had ended less
than an hour before.
A handful of reporters and
maintenance workers fell quiet.
He looked at no one and walked
across mid-court towards the bas-
ket that may haunt him until next
season. With an invisible ball, he
reattempted that shot.
His right hand, with perfect
form, glided through the empty

space. His headphones jiggled
around his neck. He jumped off
his right foot and landed again.
Silence.
But the sound of the pros-
pects of nextyear's team roared
throughoutthe arena. A team that
will lose no one. A team that will
return with a chip on its shoulder.
A team that will no longer have a
target on its heart, but rather, on
its back.
And then a voice from the
upper deck broke that silence, just
like that ding broke the silence of
the ball rushingthose the air.
"Keep your head up."
Morris looked up and contin-
ued walking.
It will be what this team needs
to do. Because for now, there will
be silence and it will be a painful
silence. It will be the sound of
people not knowing what to say.
Whether to apologize or congrat-
ulate a team thatnbrought Michi-
gan basketball out of irrelevance,
if only for a few weeks.
It willbe a silence that repre-
sents the end of a hopeful season
and a quiet March for the Wolver-
ines.
Morris won't get that shot back.
But on Thursday or Friday,
they'll be back in the gym again.
And that silence that represented
so much, yet held nothing, will
be filled with sounds of a team
preparingto do work again next
season.

GEO
From Page 1A
that the union was pleased to
get a deal done.
"As the bargaining team went
into bargaining on Friday with
new proposals, we had no idea
that we would sign a tentative
agreement 13 hours later at 2
in the morning," Echols wrote.
"The University's team was
eager to conclude negotiations
when they learned that GEO
members had decided not to
extend the contract a second
time earlier last week."
Gillezeau wrote that the sign-
ing of the tentative agreement is
evidence of the power of collec-
tive bargaining.
"The union and the Univer-
sity were able to come together
at the table and reach an agree-
ment that addresses significant
problems facing employees with
disabilities, parents, interna-
tional students and others," he
wrote.
Under the tentative agree-
ment, GEO members will
receive more accommodations
for disabled employees, which
Gillezeau called "historic."
The 1,800-member union
represents all University grad-
uate student instructors and
graduate student staff assis-
tants. The tentative agreement

sets wage increases for GEO
members over the three years
covered by the contract at 2.5
percent, 3 percent and 3 percent,
respectively.
In the new contract, mem-
bers will also receive increased
childcare subsidies and access
to lactation spaces. GEO will
also have three representatives
on a six-person committee to
evaluate the University's cur-
rent spousal work and study
requirements for child care sub-
sidies.
Several new employee ben-
efits will also be included in the
contract, including the estab-
lishment of a job posting web-
site for GSIs and GSSAs and the
elimination of mandatory group
work hours after 1 a.m.
More details of the agree-
ment will be made public after
the ratification vote by GEO's
general membership, accord-
ing to a University press release
made public today.
Gillezeau wrote that the bar-
gaining team is "thrilled with
this outcome." GEO and the
University reached an agree-
ment without a strike for the
first time in 20 years, he wrote.
"This is how collective bar-
gaining is supposed to work,
and we hope that this sets a new
standard for our relationship
with the University," Gillezeau
wrote.

Ronald Dick, associate
director of Academic Human
Resources at the University,
wrote in the press release that
the tentative agreement signi-
fies constructive cooperation
between GEO and the Univer-
sity.
"With this agreement we
were able to work together to
pave the way for timely and
effective accommodations for
graduate students with disabili-
ties in need of accommodations
to fulfill their responsibilities
as graduate student instructors
or graduate student staff assis-
tants," Dick wrote.
While members of GEO and
University representatives
expressed overall satisfaction
with the tentative agreement,
some issues GEO members
have been lobbying for - like
the inclusion of GSRAs under
GEO's contract and the reduc-
tion of prescription co-pays
- weren't included in the new
contract.
However, Gillezeau wrote
that the tentative agreement
addresses an impressive num-
ber of issues considering the
current political and economic
situation in Michigan.
After a vote by GEO's general
membership on Wednesday,
the agreement will be brought
before the University's Board of
Regents for approval.

SIGN UP TO RECEIVE THE DAILY'S ONLINE NEWSLETTERS
Go to www.michigandaily.com/subscribe

MUST SELL - Lender OREO Liqui-
dation Sale- ALL OFFERS CONSID-
ERED: 32 lot sub. W/all utilities
Belleville, MI. Commercial/Res 80 ac/
Lotz/Lotzford Rd. Canton, MI. 37 res.
lots w/utilities Uptown Village Milan,
Ml. 3 ac. Commercial Ann Arbor, MI.
Condo sites; 50 ac. raw land Ionia, MI.
53 lot incomplete sub. Fenton, MI. 41
res. lots w/utilities Cross Creek Sub.
Burton, Ml. www.srbservicing.com

"PRIME" PARKING 4 SALE
Now & 2011-12
primesh.com
761-8000
RELEASE DATE- Monday, March 21, 201
Los Angeles Times Di
Edited by Rich Norris a
ACROSS DOWN
1 King, queen or 1 Elevator
jack compartment
5 URL starter 2 Oneoftthe Khans
9 Van Gogh setting 3 Nutritional no.
14Alan of 4"The X-Files"
"M'A*S'H" agent Scully
15 Davenport's state 5 Suggest
16 Dracula's title 6Wheel alignment
17 *"Bans' Lyntdun" semvice
17starr 7 Firstcoml. airline
Star Lau toshow in-flight
A ginrtuper movies
21 Used to reach a 8 Friends
high shelfl 9*Hrny
23 Sodom escapee WOan" singer
26 Armored vehicle 11 ay re mardi
2g Being offtarget 12_abppynote
29Genesis 12 -nanhapytee-
moun in 18 Readyt see,
31 Brandy's music as beer
genre, briefly 22 Mortise insert
33 Under-the-chin 23 Doesn't fade
helmetsecurer 24 Big name in
34laintynircle garden care
35sTypes 25 Medim'scard
39uffix withtele- 27Adversariesin a
40 Caesar, e.g. (or Hoffman/Streep
eachofthe film
answers tothe 30 *Henry Ford
starred clues?) contemporary
41 I maybe 32"We is me!"
reserved 34 Siphoning aid
42 Heavy drinkers 1 2 a 4
43 Functions
44 Second longest 14
African river
45 Deed holder n 1a
47 Sea between 20
Greece and Italy
48tat of Juliet's 2a 24 is 2
balcony plea
51 Male heirs 29 a°
53 Opposite of
SSW
54 Virgin Mary 3r
56 PoetlSilverstein
58 Like the Leaning 42
Tower 4 1
59Lead sngerof
The Cars a9 4a 50
64 Mazda rival
65Apple computer 54
since 1998
66 Fairytale
beginning
67 Dread
68Turkey meat s7
choice
69 Fake coin BytDavidtreinsnsWilk
(c)201TriuneaSer,

Affordable Housing
Student Co-ops!
N$570/Month Includes:
FOR R ENT Room, All Utilities, & FOOD
AVAILABLE FALL! FURNISHED WWW.iCC.Coop
four bedroom duplex in a quiet neigh-
borhood on Golden Avenue. Walk to **SEE WHY WE'RE STILL#1 IN
Football games and Krogers. Landlord STUDENT HOUSING**UNIVER-
pays all utilities. Call Michigan SITY TOWERS ON
Realty, CENTRAL CAMPUS.
743-662-5500 or for more info visit UNIVERSITYTOWERS-Mi.COM
www.michcomrealty.com
4 BDRM BI-LEVEL house near
AVAILABLE FALL! STUDIOS, Kerrytown avail 6/29/11. 1.5 baths,
one, two, and three bedroom washer/dryer & covered porch.
apartments located on U/M Campus. 734-274-6118
Heat, water, and parking included. www.annarborapartments.net
Call Michigan Realty, 734-662-5500 or
for more info visit 4 BDRM HOUSE as close to the
www.michcomrealty.com Medi-
cal School and North Campus as you
? SOLD OUT ? Don't wait to hear can get. Across from Fuller Field/Park
these words. Sign your lease today at 1010 Cedar Bend Drive. Garage,
for Best Selection, we SOLD OUT washer/dryer, new carpet, A/C, large
early last year. NOW is the time to common areas, big backyard. Avail
secure your apartment home at Uni- Fall 2011-12. Asking $2200 + Utilities.
versity Towers 734-761-2680 Deinco Properties 734-323-6937.
www.universitytowers-mi.com
4 BDRM HOUSE off Packard btw
McKinley and Sylvan at 827 Brook-
11 wood. 4 parking spaces, washer/dryer.
Tenants pay all utilities. Asking $2300
oilyCro swor Puzle + Utilities fsr Full 2011-12.
y Cros swor d Puzzle Deinco Properties 734-323-6937.
nd Joyce Nichols Lewis
36 Russian 48 Nebraska city 6 BDRM HOUSE + Bonus Room!
Revolution leader 49 Boca - 1608 Geddes. $3500 Updated! 3 Baths.
37 Elena ofthe 50 Taking too much Free prkg & Idry. Dishwasher. A/C.
Supreme Court 52 Sesame Street Call 734-678-0122.
38 Weaponfor grouch
David 55 Parched
40 Sentencethat 57 Thailand neighbor 6 BDRM HOUSE across from IM
should be two 60 Britney Spears's Building at 605 E. Hoover. 2 Bath-
sentences '_ Slave4 U' rooms, 2 on-site parking, 3rd space
48 Carged angrily r61NBCweekend nearby, Washer/Dryer. Tenants Pay All
47 Like pawned 62Old French coin Utilities. $3540 for Fall 2011-12.
items 63 Oktoberfest need Deinco Properties 734-323-6937.
ANSWER TO PREVIOUS PUZZLE:
CORNER HOUSE APTS, next to
S ADA O P EN LEAS ON North Quad. 2& 3 bdrms Spring and
A RAY MA P A I N D Fall 2011. 734-274-6118
NA SH B A I TC TKO www.annarborapartments.net
APTS FOR FALL 2011-12!
O K E Y D O K E Y G N S Eff & 1 Bedrooms $675 - $1000; Most
S E R E I E S T O G E units include Heat and Water. Most
O R A N G s A A I L A have Parking available for $25/m.
OR A N CG TE P L A Showings Scheduled M-F 12pm-4pm.
O A N C O TS 1 R N 0 Cappo Mgmt 734-996-1991.
I D E C O 1 T O F NOTE
S E T S U P S HOP NI T E ARBOR PROPERTIES. DISTINC-
T A T T L E T A L E N E M O TIVE award-winning rentals in Kerry-
S L E E P Y E YED O R E N town, central campus, Old West Side,
xwordeditor@aol.com 03/1911 Burns park. Now renting for fall. 734-
5 6 7 a 9 10 11 12 13 994-3157.www.arborprops.com
16 16 AVAIL Sept.'11 1&2 Bdrm. furn.
apts.402 Hill St.&1313 S.State Idry
prkg,heat,& H20 incl. 734-904-6735
21 22
2 FOR GRAD STUDENTS ONLY!
Sterling 411 Lofts has limited spaces
31 32 left in grad-only apartments for 2011-
3 5 36373a 12. New building, 2 blocks from cam-
pus, walk to downtown. Rates from
40 41 $660, great views, elevators, HDTV,
44 10-ft ceilings, all utilities at flat rate.
Single bedrooms avail. 734-998-4400
47 www.4elevenlofts.com
APTS, SUBLETS & RMS For Rent
55 s 57 http://www.sublet.com
59 60 81 82 83 $I d *l
S Bdrm. Units
Tower Plaza Condominium
vices, Inc. 03/21/11 Quet& Secure Higd- hOne block fromC u
Call Brian Tomsic
734-663-1530

c B
19 Lotions T ereYou
Studio - 4 Bedrooms
i Central Campus D owntow"n
r North Campus West Side
Let Our Family Take Care of Yours
Nivate Resident Shutle - Contempoary Furniture
24 hr aintenance taf i gh S peedntemct
Excrcis Facilities Study Rooms
734.274.6118
WWw-aimasbonapartments.net
!!DON'T MISS OUT!!
BEST APTS. & LOCATIONS GO-
ING FAST
Prime Student Housing
761-8000
primesh.com
Call today to see your new Home!
Apartments Going Fast!
Efficiencies:
726 S. State-I Left
344 S. Division
I Bedrooms:
726 S. State -1 Left
515 Lawrence-I Left
326 E. Madison
1000 Oakland-1 Left
520 Packard-1 Left
511 E. Hoover
2 Bedrooms:
726 S. State-I Left
1021 Vaughn
721 S. Forest
411 High
819 Brown
*Fully Furnished Apartments
*Parking Included
*Free Ethernet
* Free heat and water
(* Atmost locations)
STUDIO - 4 BDRMS apts and houses
avail Spring & Fall 2011. 18 locations
to choose from. 734-274-6118
www.annarborapartments.net
!NORTH CAMPUS 1-2 Bdrm. !
Incl. Heat/Water/Parking.
www.HRPAA.com 996-4992.
**FOR MAY & FALL 2011 LEASE.
1,2,3 Bdrm apt. on campus.
www.jmsprop.com (734) 222-9033.
UNFURN 2 BDRM AptnearUMLaw
School & UM RSB. $1000/mo. Utils
mcl. May-May lease. 734-323-5021.
WWW.800FULLER.COM
(734) 769-7520
1 & 2 bdrm., modern, clean, quiet
5 min. walk. Free Wi-Fi.
AVAILABLE FALL! FURNISHED
modern two bedroom apartments
located on Central Campus. Large
enough to accomodate up to4 people.
Lots of amenities. Call Michigan Re-
ally, 734-662-5500 or for more info
www.michcomrealty.com
CAMPUSMANAGEMENTINC.in-
vites you to visit www.CampusMgt.-
com, the best local website for a wide
selection of apartments and houses. We
specialize in houses and apartments
very close to central campus. All are at-
tractively priced, most include parking,
many are furnished and some include
utilities. Contact us for details. Com-
plete listing for Fall 2011 available
now! Or call and speak with our Leas-
ing Consultant, Pat at 734-663-4101.

propertie
Now Leasing for
May & Fall 2011
1 & 2 Bedroom Apts.
Contact Post Realty for
showing or more information:
734-761-8220 or
info@postrealtyproperties.com
AVAILABLE FALL! THREE Bed-
room house located near U/M Athletic
Campus and Band Field. Large
kitchen,
dining and living room. Beautiful
woodwork, screened in porch. Parking
and laundry. Call Michigan Realty,
734-662-5500 or for more isfo visit
www.michiganrealty.com
FREE SUBLET APT FINDER!!!
Studio - 4 Bdrms. Call for a complete
list. 734-274-6118 or visit
annarborapartments.net
GREAT CAMPUS APTS.!
688 Monroe - Behind S. Quad
Eff., Bi-level 1 and 2 Bdrm. apts.
Call Katie at 989.666.3164 or email
608MonroeManagers@umich.edu
815 S. State - Between Arbor & Hill
Lg. 2 Bdrm. apts (over 1100 sqft. each)
Call Adam at 248.904.5562 or email
815StateManagers@umich.edu
711 Arch - Between State & Packard
I & 2 Bds. apts.
Call Phil at 734.662.5270
Call above numbers or email for
showings or please stop by!
NEWER 6-BDRM furn. Units &
Rooms for Fall 11. Flex-Leases sublets
for May 11 - Aug 11. 734-418-2050 or
www.828greeneapts.com
SAVE OVER $6000 PER YEAR!!
Why pay $1200 per month you can
pay $675 for your own bedroom ON
Central Campus! GRADS, FRESH-
MAN & PROFESSOR'S ARE
ALSO
WELCOME at University Towers.
734-761-2680
UniversityTowers-Mi.com

!!!BARTENDING!!! $300/day poten-
tial. No exp. nec., training available.
AGE 18+ OK. 800-965-6520 x 125.
ATTENTION U OF M Students
HOLDAY HELP
1-5 week work program, flex sched,
$16,25 base-appt, customer sales/ser-
vice,
no exp necessary, all ages 17+,
Apply now, start after finals!
734-975-7299
COLLEGE PRO IS now hiring
painters all acrossthe state to work out-
doors with other students. Earn
$3k-$5k. Advancement opportunities.
1-888-277-9787 or
www.collegepro.com
OFFICE ASSISTANT NEEDED
part time for property mgmt. company
for summer. Roughly 20-25 hrs/wk +/-
Basic duties include phone, email, up- 1
dating websites, maintenance requests,
accounts receivable/payable and filing.
Pay based on experience. Email resume
to cappomanagement@gmail.com or
fax to 734-996-9929.
P-T SUMMER nanny for 2 girls. Pre-
fer Chinese speaker but we speak
mainly English. Must have child care
exp, reliable transportation, non-
smoker, ok w/ dog. Pay at least $10/hr,
commensurate w/ exp. (734)
929-4811.
RAISE FOR MAIZE! Start your ca-
reer now - $9.25/hour at Michigan Tele-
fund. On campus, flexible hours. Stu-
dents only, apply @ 734-763-8773 or
telefund.umich.edu
STUDENTPAYOUTS.COM
Paid survey takers needed in A2.
100% FREE to join. Click on Surveys.
SU M'M R
E MPL"OY1fM E T
WORK ON MACKINAC Island -
Make lifelong friends. The Island
House Hotel and Ryba's Fudge Shops:
Front Desk, Bell Staff, Wait Staff,
Sales Clerks, Kitchen, Baristas. Hous-
ing, bonus, discounted meals. (906)
847-7196. www.theislandhouse.com
AD.
VE
TISE
WITH
THE.
CLASS
IFIEDS

PRIVATE TUTORING FOR LSAT,
LAW SCHOOL, BAR EXAM
My credentials:
- perfect 180 onLSAT
- Michigan Law graduate (3.85 GPA)
- licensed attorney
- 18 years of teaching experience
- hundreds of delighted students
734.996.2861 www.TESTGURU.com
THESIS EDITING- LANGUAGE,
organization, format. 25 yrs. U-M exp.
996-0566 or writeonliserv.net

Back to Top

© 2021 Regents of the University of Michigan