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October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 1

…The University of Michigan’s enrollment hit an unprecedented high of more than 50,000 students in Fall 2021, according to a release from the University Record. University President Mark Schlissel spoke about the increased University enrollment at the University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting the evening of Oct. 21. “This fall’s first year class on the Ann Arbor campus is our largest ever, and our student body...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 2

…Jordan Else, a member of AASPIRE and Ann Arbor resident, said she would like to see an increase in urgency regarding the rollout of the plan and said the superintendent needs to lead the implementation. “Our concerns come in the fact that this is taking time,” Else said. “We really would like a greater sense of urgency. When we talk to other districts … the things that we hear are that we need urgency and that we need...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 3

…Every few months, the compost bins from the University of Michi- gan dining halls get picked clean — not by a family of raccoons, but by a team of researchers in the Civil and Environmental Engineering department. Engineering professor Lutgarde Raskin and her research team have been gathering samples of food waste from U-M students for their research. The team is working on a $6.8 million dollar project aiming to develop biodige...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 4

…Growing up, there was not a night that went by that my mom didn’t read to me before bed. It was a ritual. After my bath, I would choose a book or two (or three, depending on how fatigued my mom was) and crawl into her lap. My process of choosing the right books was anywhere from immediate to a whole production up until my mom threatened to cancel storytime altogether unless I decided quickly. I’d stand at my bookshelf, taking in...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Arts Wednesday, October 27, 2021 — 5 It’s hard to pin down where I nurtured my love for art because it’s as though it has been in my blood since I was born. I grew up hearing “We’ll be back late tonight, it’s opening night at the gallery,” and the endless phone calls my father would get from international clients in languages I couldn’t comprehend at the time. Many of the things my parents di...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 6

…7-Opinion L ast year, former Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg died, and the Democrats’ nightmare ensued. A month later, former President Donald Trump nominated Justice Amy Coney Barrett — an anti- abortion advocate — to replace Ginsburg, a liberal and feminist icon. The Republican-controlled Senate confirmed this nomination. Ginsburg refrained from retiring during former President Barack Obama’s second term, which a...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 7

…I entered Auditorium D in Angell Hall on an otherwise unremarkable Monday afternoon. Well, it would be unremarkable if it wasn’t the first day of class. Might I add, it was the first day of in-person classes in over a year. I found my seat and prepared myself for another long ride, but hopefully a refreshing one after a year of Zoom University. I got out my notebook, opened my laptop and was ready to jot down every word. As the p...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 8

…I’ve known that I’d like to become a lawyer someday for what seems like forever. Whenever I’m asked where my love for the law is rooted, my mind usually goes to one of three places or all three at the same time depending on the conversation I’m having. In response I tell people: 1. My love for law is rooted in my identities as a Palestinian, Muslim, Arab woman, and the marginalizations that each of those identities encounte...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 9

…I often feel conflicted when I hear the phrase “You are a strong Black woman.” I usually think, “Of course I know that,” or “Do I otherwise seem weak?” It’s a phrase that elicits a flurry of emotions from me, ranging from confusion to almost accepting my moment of strength. Over the years, I have had to grapple with this phrase. On one hand, I am all for understanding and emphasizing the strength behind being a Black woman, but on the ...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 10

…KALAMAZOO, MICH. — Senior forward Jimmy Lambert stood anxiously in the box, primed to bolt onto the ice as his minor penalty expired. As his skates hit the ice, the puck careened off the boards in front of him and he found himself in the play just like he’d prepared for. But as he found the puck on his stick, the imposing figure of Western Michigan defenseman Aidan Fulp loomed over him. Taking the hit and passing the puck ou...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 11

…On Monday, amidst a siege of questions about the impending clash between No. 6 Michigan and No. 8 Michigan State, Jim Harbaugh largely resorted to a tried and true cliché. “Those questions just answer themselves,” the Michigan coach repeatedly opined when pressed about the game’s importance. Harbaugh, albeit blunt, is correct; the implications of the game do speak for themselves. The winner will not only be rewarded with...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 12

…Fourteen years ago, Mike Hart stood behind a podium wearing a Block-M quarter-zip after beating Michigan State 28-24. He smirked; shrugged, then laughed. His “little brother” quote, now infamous, has become ingrained in the rhetoric of the rivalry. This weekend on Oct. 30, Hart will return to East Lansing as the running backs coach for the undefeated Wolverines. Michigan State also remains unbeaten, making this the first time ...…

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…It was a typical Friday night on Maynard Street. My roommate and I had just finished up with a week of online classes from within our sublet apartment. Still in the heart of the pandemic, we acquired it immediately after University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel notified us that the dorms would be changing to single- occupancy residency. Our freshman year of college had so far been tumultuous, unpredictable, suffocating and mon...…

October 27, 2021 (vol. 130, iss. 56) • Page Image 15

…O n Halloween, we eat dinner early. The setting sun beams in through the front windows as we form a line around the kitchen counter, our paper plates eager to touch the hot pizza. We scarf down the necessary carbs while sitting in whatever clothing will lie under- neath our costumes. A lot has led up to this moment. Anticipa- tion clung to the air like fine mist when we were at school a few hours before. Mentions of route plans, can...…

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…Wednesday, October 27, 2021 // The Statement — 4 By E m i ly Blu mb erg, Statement Contributor & Assistant News Editor Content warning: Gender-based violence O ctober is a month of thrilling traditions. Smiling pumpkins carved with love, horror movies viewed from a comfort- able couch, coffee filled with the overwhelming sweetness of pumpkin spice. Like Starbucks pumpkin cream cold brews, my excitement had been brewing long be...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 1

…michigandaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan Friday, October 27, 2017 ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-SEVEN YEARS OF EDITORIAL FREEDOM The University of Michigan — which, in January of this year, was ranked last in overall social mobility in a report from the Equality of Opportunity Project website — has been aggressively ramping up its efforts to recruit a greater socioeconomic range of students. In June, the University presented its Go Blue Guar...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 2

…420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1327 www.michigandaily.com ARTS SECTION arts@michigandaily.com SPORTS SECTION sports@michigandaily.com ADVERTISING dailydisplay@gmail.com NEWS TIPS news@michigandaily.com LETTERS TO THE EDITOR tothedaily@michigandaily.com EDITORIAL PAGE opinion@michigandaily.com NATHAN GUPTA Business Manager 734-418-4115 ext. 1241 nathankg@michigandaily.com EMMA KINERY Editor in Chief 734-418-4115 ext. 1...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com News Friday, October 27, 2017— 3A approximately 500 Michigan high schools the Office of Undergraduate Admissions conducts, the University has spent “a significant amount” on digital advertising, Ishop said. This has come in the form of targeting underrepresented communities in the state via Twitter, Facebook and email — and she says it’s been effective so far. “We know that for em...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 4

…I have very fond memories of sitting in the living room with my family, watching Bill O’Reilly on the television. It was part of my conservative, libertarian and Republican family’s routine. I quickly became interested in the political issues Bill O’Reilly talked about on his program and wanted to learn more, believing the information I’d find would affirm the conservative viewpoints that surrou...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 5

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October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 6

…6A — Friday, October 27, 2017 Arts The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com XL RECORDINGS STOCK The great unifier — or divider: Facebook in ‘17 I was 13 when I first made my Facebook account. I was so young I had to say that I was 19 just so I could make an account. But my little white lie quickly paid off. Scrolling through my sister’s and brother’s Facebooks, I was mesmerized by the social network’s vivid, true-blue aesthetic...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 8

…FootballSaturday, October 28, 2017 2 STAFF PICKS The Daily football writers pick against the spread to predict scores around college football in the 2017 football season. Betelhem Ashame Ted Janes Orion Sang Kevin Santo No. 2 Penn State (+6.5) at No. 6 Ohio State Penn State Penn State Ohio State Penn State Penn State No. 3 Georgia (-14) at Florida Georgia Florida Georgia Georgia Georgia No.4 TCU (-6.5) at No. 25 Iowa State TCU ...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 9

…3 TheMichiganDaily, www.michigandaily.com Behind Enemy Lines: Ryan Dunleavy The Michigan football team (2-2 Big Ten, 5-2 overall) once had its eyes on the College Football Playoff. Then it played Penn State. Now, with their goals realigned and their focus on what’s ahead, the Wolverines meet the polar opposite of the Nittany Lions. Rutgers (2-2, 3-4) comes to Ann Arbor for the fourth ever meeting between the two programs, in a m...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 10

…It all started with Jabrill Peppers. On May 26, 2013, the New Jersey native made an appearance on ESPN, where he performed a freestyle rap, pulled out a winged helmet and officially committed to play football at Michigan. Just like that, the No. 1 recruit in the state was headed to Ann Arbor. The exodus had begun. New Jersey wasn’t always a hotbed for college football recruits. Freshman safety and Jersey native Brad ...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 11

…leap. “I think that kids would love to play football at Rutgers, and I think there’s a lot of real genuine interest by the kids in our state. … I don’t think you’ve got to go 12-0, I think you’ve got to show that you can be competitive, and I think they’ve shown that already this year.” To some extent, Rutgers has. It owns two conference wins over Illinois and Purdue, and another over Morgan State. But losses to Wash...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 12

…FootballSaturday, October 28, 2017 6 Breakdown: Advantage, ‘M’ When No. 2 Penn State thrashed Michigan last week, the Wolverines (2-2 Big Ten, 5-2 overall) were hit with a hard dose of reality. They may not be the College Football Playoff contender that they wanted to be at the beginning of the season, but that shouldn’t stop them from beating one of the worst teams in the Big Ten. Rutgers (2-2, 3-4) comes off back-...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 13

…7 TheMichiganDaily, www.michigandaily.com What to Watch For vs. Rutgers With two losses on the season, it might seem as if the Michigan football team (2-2 Big Ten, 5-2 overall) doesn’t have much left to play for. But according to the Wolverines, that isn’t at all the case. Even with a lowly opponent like Rutgers — which suffered a notorious 78-0 loss to Michigan in its own stadium a season ago — coach Jim Harbaugh and his ...…

October 27, 2017 (vol. 127, iss. 18) • Page Image 14

…FootballSaturday, October 28, 2017 8 if O’Korn’s struggles persist. While the blame doesn’t fall solely on O’Korn’s shoulders, the Wolverines’ passing game has been practically nonexistent of late. And though the running game has stepped up to help close the gap, a one- dimensional offense doesn’t equate to a winning formula. Even if this season isn’t pronounced over yet, Michigan should start looking to its future, es...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 1

…Black student enrollment at the University of Michigan decreased in this year’s freshman class of 2020, according to enrollment figures released by the University Wednesday morning. The new class of students is overall more diverse than last year’s class, however. Enrollment of Black freshmen fell from 5.1 percent in 2015 to 4.6 percent this year. 13.8 percent of the class comes from underrepresented minority backgrounds — ...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 2

…E-Z-P-Z. puzzle by sudokusyndication.com 2A — Thursday, October 27, 2016 News The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com The University of Michigan announcedTuesday that the academic platform CTools — which was launched in 2004 — will be entirely phased out by the end of 2017. According to the press release, CTools users, both faculty and students, will be able to set up CTools project sites to be used for research, information ...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 3

…2-News 3-News Thursday, October 27, 2016— 3A News & Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com University spokesperson Rick Fitzgerald said in an interview Wednesday administrators are focusing their efforts on improving diversity of all types, including racial and economic, as well as on admitting first-generation students and students from a wider variety of high schools. He acknowledged, however, that efforts to increase ...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 4

…F or weeks, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has claimed that the election is rigged against him and that voter fraud will hand Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton the presidency. These claims are baseless and clearly seek to undermine the trust that U.S. citizens have in their political system. But last week, Mr. Trump was given an opportunity to walk back on his claims. During the...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 5

…Classifieds Call: #734-418-4115 Email: dailydisplay@gmail.com HEY. YOU'RE DOING GREAT AND WE know you can do it. Don't give up! ACROSS 1 Dench of “Philomena” 5 Alternative strategy 10 “Ladies First Since 1916” sneakers 14 Tourney format, briefly 15 Secretary Thomas Perez’s department 16 Chicken vindaloo go-with 17 Sister of Rachel 18 Jazz pianist Blake 19 Logician’s word 20 Sasquatch, for one 22 Rub the wrong away 24 Head covering 25...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 7

…Mindfulness in Magic: practicing the mystical arts on campus B The Michigan Daily | michigandaily.com | Thursday, October 27, 2016 Written By Daily Arts Writer Jackie Charniga Designed By Ava Weiner, Julia Margalit and Anne Lynch …

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 8

…2B — Thursday, October 27, 2016 the b-side The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Editor’s note: One individual interviewed for this article has had her name changed due to concerns of prejudice, denoted with an asterisk. “Where shall we three meet again in thunder, lightning, or in rain? When the hurlyburly’s done, when the battle’s lost and won.” — William Shakespeare, “Macbeth” It was a particularly cold evening last Octo...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 9

…The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com the b-side Thursday, October 27, 2016 — 3B “ You’re an English major? Well … what are you going to do with that?” Ah, I see. You’re relying on notions of practicality rather than considering the true reasoning behind why I study what I do. That’s not wise. If I’m going to devote my life to something, it might as well be something I’m passionate about. I’m not really interested in ...…

October 27, 2016 (vol. 126, iss. 18) • Page Image 10

…KEVIN ZHENG/DAILY The Getup Vintage offers apparel from many decades. Getup and find a costume State Street vintage store is the perfect haunt for Halloween Walking into The Getup Vin- tage was like shifting through all the hustle-and-bustle of State Street and finding an unexpected diamond; exposed brick walls adorned with various pieces of art encased a homey space, with bright lines of the racks of vibrant clothing shining out l...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 1

…michigandaily.com Ann Arbor, Michigan Tuesday, October 27, 2015 ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF EDITORIAL FREEDOM Following enrollment report, groups say bump is step in the right direction By ALLANA AKHTAR Daily Staff Reporter Though the University’s fall 2015 enrollment data reported the highest proportion of underrepresented minorities in a decade, leaders of Black, Latin American and Native American student groups...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 2

…country and on our campus,” Downing said. “There’s a growing need for more inclusive research and teaching pedagogies that acknowledge intersections of social identities, and there’s a growing pipeline of multiracial students, staff and faculty.” The panel included Martha Jones, a professor of history and Afroamerican and African Studies and co-director of the Michigan Law Program in Race, Law and History, as well as...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 3

…bodies are marked by enduring toxicities in modern times,” she said. “The book invites readers to think in historical and contemporary terms about archives of homosexual desire.” The questions, issues and data raised sparked conversation between Agard-Jones and University colleagues after her lecture, diving deeper into the socio- political issues involved with the story of Martinique. “Is it a toxic question?” History...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • 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....…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 5

…interview with longtime friend Foxman showcases signature Barrymore — unapologetic, unedited and exceedingly wise — covering everything from her family goldfish’s feeding schedule to the specifics of her latest film, “Miss You Already,” which premiered during the Toronto International Film Festival this September. As Foxman continues to praise her remarkable, persisting likability, Barrymore modestly withholds any...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 6

…ACROSS 1 “The Affair” network, briefly 4 Feel the pain 8 Connect (with) 14 “How’s that again?” 15 The season to be jolly 16 Sprain application 17 Lois Lane portrayer in “Man of Steel” 19 Accruing very little interest? 20 Put one over on 21 Earliest recorded Chinese ruling group 23 Ranking card suit 25 Sunrise direction 26 Tavern brew 28 Pantyhose shade 29 Heavenly balls 33 Kevlar-lined vest, e.g. 37 Pet’s reward 38 Blood typing letters 39 Holy...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 7

…Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Tuesday, October 27, 2015 — 7 Michigan defense forges on with aggressiveness Wolverines look to fight for one another after tough loss vs. MSU By JAKE LOURIM Managing Sports Editor When Dymonte Thomas was growing up, his father had some words of wisdom for him and his family: “You fight one, you fight us all.” Fighting them all would be a tall task — Thomas has two older brother...…

October 27, 2015 (vol. 125, iss. 19) • Page Image 8

…8 — Tuesday, October 27, 2015 Sports The Michigan Daily — michigandaily.com Guard position provides depth for Wolverines By BRANDON CARNEY Daily Sports Writer A combination of new and old has spiced up the competition among the guards of the Michigan women’s basketball team. The Wolverines return four outside players who played meaningful minutes last season, including two starters — juniors Siera Thompson and Danielle Willi...…

October 27, 2014 (vol. 125, iss. 17) • Page Image 1

…CELEBRAYFING OURII OUN IIUDH AND T W NIIFIIIF1 YEAR OFVlVlLLF'rOOM Ann Arbor, Michigan Monday, October 27, 2014 michigandaily com REGIONAL NEWS Detroit in final day of bankruptcy arguments Dr. Rob Steele, a Republican candidate for the University's Board of Regents, speaks at the Regents debate at Weill Hall Friday. Regent candi dates at Ford joint forum Nation's largest insolvency case comes to an end By NEALABERKOWSKI Daily Staff Repo...…

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…2A - Monday, October 27, 2014 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 2A - Monday, October 27, 2014 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Lhit Michigan DAMl 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1327 www.michigandaily.com PETER SHAHIN DOUGLAS SOLOMON Editor in Chief Business Manager 734-418-4115 ext. 1251 734-418-4115 ext. 1241 pjshahin@miche andaitycem dougsolocdmichigandailycom SOLkIDARITY FOREVER 'U' clerical works vote to unionize Forty y...…

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