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July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 1

…IUMleEi One hundred six years ofeditoriafreedom hief of Cold fe rology esigns 5 u I y Heather Kamins )ily News Editor Former University Chief of ~logy Joseph Oesterling was ered Monday to serve a yearlong probation, pay a $5,000 fine and ful-G fill 120 hours of community service , for a felony larceny charge, to which t he pleaded no contest in June. Oesterling resigned last week in they wake of an eight-month investigation of his billing ...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 2

… 2 = The Michigan Daily'-Wedresday, July 23 1997 Students trade books online By Dolores Arabo Daily Staff Reporter Students can say goodbye to the days they waited in long lines with hopes of collecting only a fraction of what their used textbooks are worth. Michael Wellman, an Electrical Engineering and Computer Science professor, and LSA senior Ryan Papa are currently renovating an online auc- tion site, named the "auction bot,"1 where st...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 3

…Wednesday July 23, 1997- The-Micigal Daity- 3 .Spray may prevent flu By Heather Wiggn Daily Staff Reporter After 30 years of extensive research, epidemiolo- gy Prof. Hunein Maassab's dedication has paid off in he form of a medical breakthrough. In 1967, Maassab developed a pediatric nasal- spray flu vaccine, which was deemed effective on July 14 by the National Institutes of Health. Research demonstrates that the vaccine has the abil- ity to...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, July 23, 1997 Edited and managed by ERIN MARSH JACK SCHILLACI students at the 4 4 * Editor in Chief Editorial Page Editor University of Michigan 420 Maynard Street / orjoitv oite Dail' edooial nor dAll other articl ee nd Ann Arbor, MI 48109 c 7000ndo iro neeo orily reel 1w opinion of The I ichio oaily. A1ll in all, last week was good for stu- dents and faculty alike. The University Board of Regents approved...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 5

…Wednesday, July 23, 1997 - The Michigan Daily - 5 NOTABLE QUOTABLE "The endowment deserved ... to receive a vote on its 0 merits and did not get one due to party politics." - National Endowment for the Arts chair Jane Alexander, commenting on the 217-216 vote in the US. House to discontinue the NEA 'sfederalfunding ETTERS TO TH EED!TOR Bible does not condemn 'ays and lesbians TO THE DAILY: I am greatly disturbed by the support of the Souther...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 6

…6 - The Michigon Daily - Wednesday, July 23, 1997 I for sale automotive **********PARKING!**********' SEIZED CARS from $175. Porsches, Fall '97 parking available. Cadillacs, Cbevys, BMW's, Corvetses. Also On campus parking! Special -ates! Jeeps, 4WD's. Your area. Toll free 800/218- 665-8825. 9000 ext. A-1864 for current listings. BICYCLES - All speeds, big & small frames. $20-up. Good condition. 475-3238. BIKES MTN. REBUILT low miles many fo...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 7

…Wednesday, July 23, 1997 - The Michigan Daily - 7 Oesterling must serve one year of probation AND RESTAURANT is now hiring cooks for summer and fall. Flexible hours. No exp. needed, but helpful. Good starting pay. Great social atmosphere. Hard working, punctual applicants should apply today at 310 Maynard across from Borders. ARE YOU ONE of those crazy people who loves to clean? Join us. Werdo residential ,caning and are looking for a few go...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 8

…8 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, July 23, 1997 Artists, visitors deem 1997 art fairs a 'success' By Christine M. Paik Peggy Brown, a watercolor artist from Daily Staff Reporter Nashville, Ind., has displayed her works Despite a heat wave and a thunder- at the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair since storm, the 1997 art fairs went off without 1971 and feels that the response from the a hitch. From Wednesday to Saturday, crowds is always positive. ...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 9

… ! .'O WO ATMICHIGAN Ewan McGregor, star of 'Trainspotting' and 'Brassed Off,' co-stars with Vivian Wu in 'The Pillow Book' at the Michigan Theater through July 30. I Ts Wednesday July 23, 1997 7 James rocks indifferent crowd at Lollapalooza show By Aaron Rennie Daily Arts Editor At last Tuesday's Lollapalooza stop a Pine Knob in Clarkston, the achester, England, sextet James played an impressive 10-song, 45- minute set of compelling rock...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 10

…0- The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, July R3, 1997 Science, religion clash in Sagan's intellectual, searching 'Contact' By Bryan Lark Daily Arts Writer Is there intelligent life in the uni- verse? Specifically, is there intelligent life in Hollywood? In one bold, epic stroke, Robert Zemeckis' "Contact" answers both questions with a resounding, "Yes, dammit!" Just by intelligently communicating a realistic tale of alien intelligence, "Contact" ...…

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…Wednesday, July 23, 1997 - The Michigan Daily - 11 Fair highlights women's music q Y Bryan Lark Daily Arts Writer According to Jewish folklore, Lilith was Adam's first wife, who refused to lie beneath her husband and demanded equality. When she was banished from the garden of Eden, she returned, the inaugural member of the "First Wives' Club' to wreak havoc. So, the pop-rock first-wife mega- tbes that populate the music festival bearing Lilit...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 12

…12 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, July 23, 1997 'Comfort Woman' tells chilling tale of internment camps Comfort Woman Nora Okja Keller Viking Throughout time, war crimes have been universal occurrences but tabooed subjects. But in "Comfort Woman" by Nora Okja Keller, the nightmares of a group of war victims comes to life in a graphic tale told with candor and integrity. Comfort women are women and girls who were forced to serve in Japanese...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 13

…Bev Plocki and Carol Hutchins are among the most successful coaches at the University but Wednesday m own. For details see page 14.Daly , 1997 1 M'man of steel defies By Chris Farah Daily Sports Editor The form taken by greatness is often unassuming. True, this does sound like a phrase found on the crinkled strip of paper inside a fortune cookie. But the idea is not without validity. For proof, one needs to search no fur- 'her than Kevin Sull...…

July 23, 1997 (vol. 107, iss. 11) • Page Image 14

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, July 23, 1997 n 1993, Michigan women's gymnast Beth Wymer captured very season starts with the same dream for Michigan the national title in the uneven bars. It was the first time a softball coach Carol Hutchins. She envisions her team Wolverine won a national title in women's gymnastics. IE at the Women's College World Series hoisting the But the significance of the event went beyond the short-term nation...…

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…Wednesday, July 23, 1997 - The Michigan Daily - 15 The Sporting Views: Allegations may be bad, but backcourt might be worse By Chris Farah Daily Sports Editor Did any money change hands? What about the cars? What about the birthday cakes? What about the boosters? So many technical questions are being tossed around about possible ethical improprieties of Steve Fisher and his program that one basic issue - in fact, the central issue - often see...…

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