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February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 1

…About 100 students, faculty and community members came to Rackham Auditorium on Wednesday afternoon to hear Charles W. Mills, a distinguished philosophy professor at the City University of New York, speak on the concept of racial justice and why it has been historically ignored within the field of philosophy. Mills was featured as the guest speaker of the 2019- 2020 Tanner Lecture on Human Values sponsored by the Uni...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 2

…The impeachment trial of President Donald Trump has generated much debate across the political spectrum. The Daily spoke with several conservative students about their viewpoints on impeachment. On Jan. 15, 2019, the House of Representatives filed two impeachment articles against Trump, accusing him of abusing his power as president and obstructing Congress. In the following two weeks, U.S. senators filled the chamber to ...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 3

…Alves said having worked in the legal sector in New York, in politics at the White House and at fintech startups in Silicon Valley, she’s found the hardest problems facing the financial world require different types of knowledge. “The hardest problems to solve are ones that require people to have a perspective from different sectors, and that’s how I thought about my careers … I needed to have experience in all those pla...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 4

…Opinion The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com 4A — Thursday, February 13, 2020 Alanna Berger Brittany Bowman Zack Blumberg Emily Considine Jenny Gurung Cheryn Hong Krystal Hur Ethan Kessler Zoe Phillips Mary Rolfes Michael Russo Timothy Spurlin Miles Stephenson Joel Weiner Erin White ERIN WHITE Managing Editor Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Building 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@michigandaily.com Edited and man...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Sports Thursday, February 13, 2020 — 5A Michigan learning to adapt with three wrestlers out on Olympic redshirts Shortly after the World Wrestling Championships ended, Michigan coach Sean Bormet met with his competitors in a hotel room. They had 24 hours to make a decision. At the week-long competition, two Michigan wrestlers had qualified for the Olympics. Two others had a shot at Olympic...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 6

…6A — Thursday, February 13, 2020 Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com WHISPER SUBMIT A WHISPER By Kevin Christian and Howard Barkin ©2020 Tribune Content Agency, LLC 02/13/20 Los Angeles Times Daily Crossword Puzzle Edited by Rich Norris and Joyce Nichols Lewis 02/13/20 ANSWER TO PREVIOUS PUZZLE: Release Date: Thursday, February 13, 2020 ACROSS 1 Suffix for Wikipedia 4 Humiliate 9 Network with a “Cameras in the Court” pag...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 8

…2B — Thursday, February 13, 2020 b-side The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com “Once upon a time, not long ago, I was a hoe,” sang rapper/singer/Internet meme Mariahlynn through our phone speaker, my two best friends and I singing along as we hurtled across Europe in a rickety passenger train. This was not the first time any of us had mimicked her risque lyrics in public. By the end of our trip to Vienna last year, we had memorized t...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 9

…I love sinning as much as the next guy, but when it comes to literature and writing, there is one cardinal sin that truly irks me. The eighth deadly sin, more insidious than its seven predecessors, is the non sequitur (a conclusion or statement that does not logically follow from the previous argument or statement), the tangent, the digression. It’s funny and bizarre at first, but when it drags on for too long, it becomes grating. There...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 10

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com b-side Thursday, February 13, 2020 — 4B The seven deadly sins...but make them fashionable B-SIDE: STYLE I set Greed in the 1910s, because this era seemed to be obsessed with gaining wealth and social standing. A confining dress of gold with flaps modeled after Faberge Eggs, paired with an extensive amount of heavy jewelry are the featured parts of this outfit. LUST Lust is set in the 2010 #MeToo...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 11

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com b-side Thursday, February 13, 2020 — 5B During a drive to Ann Arbor with three other people in my car, I asked each of my companions to queue two songs on Spotify for us to listen to along the way. Two were quick to add their songs, but one of my friends was hesitant to add something to the queue. “I don’t know what to add, just skip me,” she insisted, but I demanded two songs from her. So sh...…

February 13, 2020 (vol. 129, iss. 69) • Page Image 12

…The showcase of Richard Quinn’s Spring 2019 line opened with what many fashion publications would call a “luxe morphsuit.” The first four models were covered from head to toe in skin-tight black velvet accompanied by tonal tulle cocktail frocks, commanding silk capes, a pair of lilac pants and a striking blue satin a-line dress, covered in a jeweled vine of ruby red roses (with a matching bag!). The initial onslaught acted ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 1

…Friends, family and several prominent politicians braved icy conditions to honor the life of former U.S. Rep. John Dingell at funeral services in Dearborn, Mich. The longest-serving member of Congress in history and spouse of U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., passed away last week at the age of 92. John Dingell had a heart attack in September and had been battling cancer, though the exact cause of death has not yet ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 2

…Build a Better Michigan will have to pay a $37,500 fine after Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson determined Friday that the nonprofit organization violated campaign laws with advertisements run in support of Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. Build a Better Michigan was formed by Whitmer allies, and spent more than $2.4 million in the 2018 election. The group ran a series of ads they described as “issue advocacy,” exempti...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 3

…The proposed process would have the outgoing SOFC chair nominate at least two individuals to take their place. Further, the chair of the Executive Nominations Committee would vet the nominees and present them to the Assembly, who would vote to confirm the position. Prior to last week’s CSG meeting, in which the Assembly discussed the veto of the resolution, Greene released a statement describing his decision to veto. ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 4

…Opinion The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com 4A — Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Emma Chang Joel Danilewitz Samantha Goldstein Elena Hubbell Emily Huhman Tara Jayaram Jeremy Kaplan Sarah Khan Lucas Maiman Magdalena Mihaylova Ellery Rosenzweig Jason Rowland Anu Roy-Chaudhury Alex Satola Ali Safawi Ashley Zhang Sam Weinberger Erin White FINNTAN STORER Managing Editor Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Building 420 Maynard St....…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Arts Wednesday, February 13, 2019 — 5A When I think of A Tribe Called Quest, I think of my high school’s art room. I think of the overflowing cork board, pushpins doing their darndest to tack down exceptional student work and inspiration, with a cardstock square print of the Beats, Rhymes and Life cover hanging on for dear life at the top left corner. I think of playing “Oh My God” in the select...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 6

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February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Sports Wednesday, February 13, 2019 — 7A To be successful, Michigan baseball needs to be consistent Last season, the Michigan baseball team got off to a horrid 4-11 start. It lost a three-game series to Lipscomb — which had just a .444 win percentage last season. The Wolverines were outscored by an average of 1.2 runs and posted a batting average of .230 while their opponents maintained an ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 8

…8A — Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com State College stunner Beilein ejected for first time at Michigan, frustrations spill over in ugly upset loss at Penn State, 75-69 No luck Michigan surrenders early flurry of goals, falls to 15th-ranked Fighting Irish in South Bend, 5-2 STATE COLLEGE — The Michigan men’s basketball team ran out of the tunnel, but this time John Beilein did not join them. ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 10

…I begged my mom to pack me American food for lunch every day. I wanted perfectly prepared meals with sliced green apples in a brown bag and a cute note on the nap- kin. Almost every day from elementary school to high school graduation I ate either turkey and Swiss or peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. I prayed that she didn’t run out of time in the morning and resort to slapping sticky white rice with bulgogi beef into a container ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 11

…A fter the Patri- ots and the Rams kicked off the low- est-scoring Super Bowl in its 53-year history, ad space became as scrutinized as the space between Rams wide receiver Brandin Cooks and the ball in the third quarter. Whether you were wear- ing a Brady or Goff jersey at Charley’s last Sunday night, rivalries united during com- mercial breaks to watch the notorious Super Bowl ads. From the Backstreet Boys promoting Doritos, ...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 12

…C limate activists can usually remember the moment they real- ized the magnitude of the ecologi- cal problem humanity faces. Ten years ago, Noah Weaverdyck, cur- rently a doctoral student in physics at the University of Michigan and a member of Climate Action Movement, an environmen- tal policy organization on campus, attended an environmental advocacy event at Goshen College. He had heard about climate change and its supposed danger...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 13

…Wednesday, February 13, 2019// The Statement 6B The University does not count scope 3 emissions in its measurements, and neither do other institutions; this is the standard procedure for emissions measures. But during the extraction, storage and transportation of natural gas, methane — a greenhouse gas — leaks into the atmosphere and warms the planet. These emissions fall under scope 3 and are thus not considered when calculating em...…

February 13, 2019 (vol. 127, iss. 71) • Page Image 14

…Wednesday, January 16, 2019 // The Statement 7B Wednesday, February 13, 2019 // The Statement 7B F or the last three years, I’ve measured my self-worth by an admission officer’s decision. I spent countless hours drafting Common Application essays about my commu- nity and “Why Michigan?” to prove I was worthy of going to the Univer- sity of Michigan. The first two times I was rejected, it felt personal. I had bared everything in m...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 1

…After the Detroit Free Press claimed the University of Michigan invested portions of its endowment in companies owned by major donors, students are calling for the University to be more transparent in where and how it spends its funds. The University’s Chapter of College Democrats and the Roosevelt Institute, a student-run policy think tank, came together to author a Central Student Government resolution requesting ...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 2

…Arbor for full-time lecturers is $34,500, $28,300 in Dearborn and $27,300 in Flint. LEO’s bargaining platform calls for an increase in minimum salaries and measures to address the pay gap between the three campuses. “U of M is so well off that, unlike many employers, they have seldom demanded concessions — i.e., lower wages or benefits — in bargaining,” Robinson said. “But neither have they been eager to pay ...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 3

…mobility impairments, the accommodations process is a collaborative effort and dependent on communication. “Accommodations are 95 percent communications,” Marshall said. “(We) are taking a lot of time to make sure (students) are being supported in the classroom … and making sure that everyone feels good about everything; it’s a team effort.” Marshall emphasized each student’s needs differ. When evaluating stud...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 4

…A s a gay man, I’ve heard the word “queer” used as an insult since childhood. The best definition I can come up with is to say that it is used to describe someone who doesn’t uphold the same norms of masculinity as their straight counterparts. The word stung, but I think it’s time to have a serious conversation discussing the future of the word “queer” in spaces as it relates to lesbian, gay, bisexual and possibly trans...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Arts Tuesday, February 13, 2018 — 5 During last year’s Oscars, I can remember myself frozen in my seat, awaiting the results for best picture. Between a texting battle with my mom — a hopeless romantic rooting for “La La Land” — I kept repeating to myself “Please don’t let it win.” When Barry Jenkins’s “Moonlight” actually won for Best Picture (minus the momentary switched-envelope screw ...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 6

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February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Sports Tuesday, February 13, 2018 — 7 There for the taking M el Pearson’s timing was interesting, to say the least. Sitting in the bowels of Little Caesars Arena on Saturday night after Michigan had defeated Michigan State, 3-2, to claim the Iron D Trophy, Pearson was asked how significant the victory was to his team. “Huge. You can’t say it enough,” the Wolverines’ coach replied. ...…

February 13, 2018 (vol. 127, iss. 75) • Page Image 8

…8 — Tuesday, February 13, 2018 Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com The architect of Michigan’s new identity Zavier Simpson had heard Iowa guard Jordan Bohannon’s name a few too many times that week. Resting against the wall outside the locker room of the emptied Carver-Hawkeye Arena following Michigan’s 75-68 win over Iowa, Simpson made that abundantly clear. “Defense is a pride thing in my opinion,” Simpson said ...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 1

…The LSA Bicentennial Theme Semester hosted its second symposium Friday in East Quad entitled “1877: Reconstructing the University of Michigan.” The event was a panel discussion Reconstruction in the aftermath of the Civil War in Michigan, including how the University’s modern image was shaped by the admittance of female students. Michelle McClellan, associate history and Residential College professor explained how Recons...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 2

…LOVE IS IN THE AIR. puzzle by sudokusyndication.com 2A — Monday, February 13, 2017 News The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com How to Land an Internship WHAT: Internship Program Coordinator Kelly Day will provide attendees with information on internships and internship resources on campus. WHO: Department of Psychology WHEN: 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. WHERE: East Hall, Room 1866 Whether you are applying for your first summer job or a...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com News Monday, February 13, 2017 — 3A terms as this sort of beacon of liberty. It had a terminal port in the Underground Railroad. It was the birthplace of the Republican Party. A number of its leading politicians were committed to reform and leading abolition.” John Quist, professor of history at Shippensburg University, described Michigan Republican voters as distrusting of former Confede...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 4

…T hree years ago, pathetic and arrogant, I began college at Michigan State University with a pessimistic attitude that only ceased to exist at certain blood alcohol content levels. That clichéd first semester of college joy was overshadowed by my petty jealousy toward the students at the University of Michigan, an institution that had denied me. In my mind, the purpose of college was to serve as a social a...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Arts Monday, February 13, 2017 — 5A Classifieds Call: #734-418-4115 Email: dailydisplay@gmail.com ACROSS 1 Show affection to, as a dog 4 Barton of the Red Cross 9 The Congo, formerly 14 Martinique, par exemple 15 Archaeological find 16 Bother 17 *Track event with batons 19 Night, in Naples 20 Congregational “Absolutely!” 21 “__ beaucoup” 23 Lab rodent 24 Schoolbook, or much of its contents 25 *Romantic...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 6

…6A — Monday, February 13, 2017 Arts The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com TV/NEW MEDIA COLMN The path forward for ‘Jane the Virgin’ Exploring the future of romantic comedy in the wake of loss and mixed emotions Character deaths on TV rarely get to me. Even on my favorite shows, the most heartbreaking deaths usually make me sad for a moment — and then, when the episode is over, I move on and think about something else. A lot of the ...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 7

…2B — February 13, 2017 The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com SportsMonday A big one in Bloomington I f the Michigan men’s basketball team is still looking for its identity after that, it’s looking too hard. On Sunday, the Wolverines had their most important win of their recent resurgence, an odd thing to say days after they rolled their in-state rival by 29. But the reason Michigan’s 75-63 win over Indiana was so impre...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 8

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com SportsMonday February 13, 2017 — 3B Michigan opens season 3-2 at USF Wilson-Demarini Tournament Seventeen innings played in a nine-hour span. Almost 300 pitches thrown. But in the end, the effort just left the Wolverines with two tallies in the loss column for the day. Saturday was tough to swallow for the No. 6 Michigan softball team. After winning their first two games at the USF Wilson-D...…

February 13, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 28) • Page Image 9

…4B — February 13, 2017 The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com SportsMonday Defense blossoms in Bloomington BLOOMINGTON — Just a few weeks ago, the Michigan men’s basketball team was completely reliant on its offense in order to win. The Wolverines’ 91-85 win over Nebraska on Jan. 14 showcased what many thought would be the strategy Michigan would have to take to pick up any future wins. Even Michigan head coach John Beilein, kne...…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 1

…michigandaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan Friday, February 13, 2015 CELEBRATING OUR ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIFTH YEAR OF EDITORIAL FREEDOM Proposal to make two years of community college free could impact University By ANASTASSIOS ADAMOPOULOS Daily Staff Reporter Last week, President Barack Obama outlined the specifics of his plan to provide two years of tuition- free education to community col- lege students — a program which could a...…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 2

…2-News 2 — Friday, February 13, 2015 News The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com THREE THINGS YOU SHOULD KNOW TODAY The last time the Michigan mens’s bas- ketball team traveled to Champaign, it returned home with a Big Ten championship trophy. Last night, the Wol- verines couldn’t close out a vitory in an overtime loss. >> FOR MORE, SEE SPORTS PAGE 8 2 CAMPUS EVENTS & NOTES More than $200...…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 3

…overall, many students currently choose to finish their degree at a four-year institution after spend- ing several years at a community college, meaning the proposed reform could have implications for four-year institutions like the University. Michael Boulus, execu- tive director of the President’s Council, State Universities of Michigan, said the plan could encourage potential students to enroll in community colleges rather th...…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 4

…Opinion JENNIFER CALFAS EDITOR IN CHIEF AARICA MARSH and DEREK WOLFE EDITORIAL PAGE EDITORS LEV FACHER MANAGING EDITOR 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@michigandaily.com Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily’s editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represent solely the views of their authors....…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Arts Friday, February 13, 2015 — 5 Infra Eco Logi spans disciplines Taubman installation explores renewable energy By KATHLEEN DAVIS Senior Arts Editor Niched in downtown Ann Arbor, past the hustle and activity of Main Street, lies the Taubman College Liberty Research Annex, an impressive work and exhibition space owned by the University. Infra Eco Logi Urbanism, the cu...…

February 13, 2015 (vol. 124, iss. 66) • Page Image 6

…FOLLOW US ON TWITTER @michigandaily NOW. ACROSS 1 Word with cake or meal 4 Doctrinal suffix 7 Pat Nixon’s real first name 13 Classic sci-fi play 14 Tres equivalent 15 Clinton’s birth name 16 Bush spokesman Fleischer 17 Part of DAR: Abbr. 18 Busy enterprise? 19 *Site of preserved ancient gaucho weapons? 22 Grouse 23 Humana option 24 Cut (it) 27 Blitz 31 MLB “minors” 32 *Hip curriculum? 36 Banned chem. pollutant 37 Protective bauble 38 Capital...…

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