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April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 1

…IMRAN SYED: DON'T FEAR RELIGION IN SCHOOLS OPINION, PAGE 4 WILL POWER FERRELL WINS AGAIN WITH 'BLADES' ARTS, PAGES5 BOSCH: FLORIDA WINS, BUT DANCE WAS FORGETTABLE SPORTS, PAGE 9 ie lciligan &xihy Ann Arbor, Michigar www.michigandaily.com Tuesday Apr 3, 2007 Reports: It's Beilein West Virginia coach expected to be named new Michigan basketball coach By MARK GIANNOTTO Daily Sports Writer WestVirginiacoach JohnBeilein has accepted an offe...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 2

…2 - Tuesday, April 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com MUSTACHE LAUGHS Be very, very quiet - I'm hunting squirrel You know it's spring in Ann Arbor. when the sun comes out and the snow melts away. You watch as April show- ers bring May flowers. And sometimes, something really odd happens that makes the entire depressing winter worthwhile. I was walking on the Diag last spring, enjoying the breeze and the bird song when out of th...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, A pril 3, 2007 - 3 NEWS BRIEFS WASHINGTON Supreme Court rules greenhouse gases pollutants The Supreme Court rebuked the Bush administration yesterday for its inaction on global warming in a decision that could encourage faster action in Congress on climate change and lead to more fuel-effi- cient cars as early as next year. The court, in a 5-4 ruling in its first case on climate change, declare...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 4

…4 - Tuesday, April 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com , Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 413 E. Huron St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 rothedaily@umich.edu KARL STAMPFL IMRAN SYED JEFFREY BLOOMER EDITOR IN CHIEF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position oftthe Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represent solely the views...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, April 3, 2007 - 5 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Tuesday, April 3, 2007 - 5 0 Bare trees ... ohhhh. Bird's gypsy-pop Sstyle enlivens LP Living up to a 'Namesake' MIRA NAIR CRAFTS MODEL ADAPTATION By IMRAN SYED He struggles with his busy college Daily Arts Writer schedule to find time for visits to - --Indian friends and ethnic stores, Director Mira Nair's "The but his wife's homesickn...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 6

…6 - The Michigan Daily -Tuesday, April 3, 2007 the michigan daily 4 1-BDRM. CONDO NEAR UM Medi- cal Campus & Kerrytown. New paint, new bath. fixtures, washer/dryer, lots of closet space. Similar units are selling for $140,000; but willing to sell for $135,000. Please email w/ questions anyadale@ehotmail.com 2 BEDROOM CONDO for sale. Near Hospital. $167,000. Call 586-904-5425. UNIVERSITY TOWERS 1 MONTH FREE ON ALL MAY LEASES. ONLY A FEW STIL...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 7

…b The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com CHINA From page 1 University's large number of Asian and Asian-American students, growing interest in Chinese stud- ies, the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing and the Unive-sity's part- nership with Shangha. Jiao Tong University. University Musical Society Director Ben Johnson said plan- ners are scheduling an"Asia Festi- val" that will take place in the fall. It will include a performance by Shen Wei Da...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 8

…8 - Tuesday, April 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Where there 's a Will... FERRELL TREATS FIGURE SKATING TO A LONG-OVERDUE SEND-UP By KRISTIN MAcDONALD AssociateArts Editor You'd think Jon Heder would be well prepared to face the dregs of any wardrobe department after the high-water jeans and way- too-tucked-in AAA T-shirt of"Napo- leon Dynamite." Blades of But his fitting for "Blades of Glory Glory" still must At Showcase h...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 9

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, April 3, 2007 - 9 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Tuesday, April 3, 2007 - 9 FLORIDA 84, OHIO STATE 75 Gators bite again Forgettable dance finally over Junior- laden Gators repeat ATLANTA (AP) - A long, tough season ended with a Gator chomp again. Mission accomplished for Flori- da. The Gators were too much to han- dle once again Monday night, keep- ing their stranglehold on the colleg...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 10

…10 - Tuesday, April 3, 2007 4 STAFF PICKS The Daily baseball beat makes its predictions for the season These writers look into the future to guess who will win it all - and who will just be disappointing. Michigan overall record Michigan Big Ten record Michigan MVP Michigan Pitcher of the Year Michigan Freshman of the Year Big Ten Regular Season Champion Big Ten Regular Season Runner-Up Big Ten Regular Season Third Place Big Ten Tournament C...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 11

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tuesday, April 3, 2007 -11 has comic relief By COLT ROSENSWEIG Daily Sports Writer The one-liners are coming thick and fast - it's another day at the gym for sophomore Scott Bregman. Seeing sophomore Kent Caldwell take a step prac- ticing his triple full on floor, Bregman shouts, "Nothing another 17repetitions won't fix!" as his teammate grins. But something is different. Bregman isn't needling his team...…

April 03, 2007 (vol. 117, iss. 127) • Page Image 12

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October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 1

…The Statement Your i'fe after col ge Career Section §F5 08 ie 1iIcigan Bail ONE-H UNDE-EVIGLTEL EN YEA S (F 1 EIOIL FII E)M Ann Arbor, Michigan Wednesday, October 3, 2007 michigandailycom ACADEMICS Out-of- staters get better grades But in-state students had higher marks in high school By LISA HAIDOSTIAN Daily Staff Reporter In-state students get better grades than out-of-state students in high school, but out-of-state students have highe...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 2

… 2A - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 MONDAY: In Other Ivory Towers The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com TUESDAY: Arbor Anecdotes WEDNESDAY: THURSDAY: Explained Before You Were Here FRIDAY: The Extremist Red light, green light There's something satisfy- ing about pressing that button at the crosswalk. Whether it takes five seconds or a min- ute to change the traffic signal from green to red, it's natural to enjoy the feeling of control over...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 3

…& The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com NEWS BRIEFS WASHINGTON Blackwater chairman defends firm's actions Blackwater chairman Erik Prince vigorously rejected charges yesterday that guards from his private security firm acted like a bunch of cowboys immune to legal prosecution while protecting State Department personnel in Iraq and Afghanistan. "I believe we acted appropriate- ly at all times," Prince, a 38-year- old former Navy SEAL, calmly ...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 4

… 4A - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu KARL STAMPFL IMRAN SYED JEFFREY BLOOMER EDITOR IN CHIEF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represent solelytheview...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Wednesday, October 3, 2007 - 5A Finding the right audience Beethoven is a popular guy. People look to him for certain things - beauty, sophistication, excellence in the Western cannon. He made a dependable product. Luckily for today's public, his skill was imme- diately recog- nized and his music was pre- served. Now there are plenty of capable musi- cians, conduc- tors, producers and music halls to re...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 6

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October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com GRADE BREAKDOWN High school GPA of the class of 2011 average KEY GPA of students enrolled at the University. 4.0 -r 3.7 C 33 3.0 2.7 2.3 2.0 1.7 1.3 1.0 t 0.7 Wednesday, October 3, 2007 - 7A n- state Out of state 0.3 0 High School GPA GPA From page 1A support and recognition that we are a state and public institution," Sanders said. "We have a responsi- bility to the citizens of the state of Michigan t...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 8

… 0 8A - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 FOOTBALL Manningham suspended for Eastern game By SCOTT BELL ningham's most productive game Daily Sports Editor of the season, a 10-catch, 123-yard performance in Michigan's win Star wideout Mario Manning- over Northwestern. ham is not expected to play in Earlier in the season, the junior Saturday's drew the ire of Michigan coach game against Lloyd Carr for not being as pro- Eastern Michi- ductive as he coul...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 10

…V V V V i _ # i 0 w w w Th Micign Dil -.- nsdy Oc e 3,- 2S7 What employers want from you By EMILY BARTON themselves well both on paper and young job seekers need to evaluate activities outside the classroom for Daily StaffReporter in person are the first to be hired. how their interests and passions signs that he or she can be relied Having a well-organized resume will benefit them in the corporate on. In a sea of applicants with good an...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 11

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October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 12

…V V V V r Alk i 0 v v .op w I 4C The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 Wensay cobr3 007-heMchgn aly S Why you scare your employer pressure on middle management to stay competitive in a global field. The report said supervisors are frustrated with rising expec- tations for the amount of work they goad out of employees. But Ivey said recent graduates come into the office with a differ- ent outlook before they're given the chan...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 13

…a w w U V W- W --W- I 2 heMcianDiy--- Wednsday.Ot-er S00 At the mercy of Wildcats: A foray into the wrong student section o tell the truth, I thought that sneak- ing into the Northwestern student section at the Michigan-Northwest- ern football game on Saturday would be a friendly experience. I expected their fans to be intellectuals, to discuss the trajectory of kickoffs and devise clever cheers. Instead, I got called an "asshole" se...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 14

…w w I W w _W w -W -7 W v v w THE EDITOR'S NOTEBOOK with GARY GRACA A look at the big news events this week and how important they really are. Conveniently rated from one to 10. Wednesday, October 2007 rule 46: Avoid pleated pants. rule 47: Face- book walls are for public posting, not private corre- spondence. rule 48: People who say they don't care about falling starlets like Brit- ney and Paris are either remarkable or lying, but p...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 15

…Th i ianDiy W cledaO obrV20 i w w V V V w w w w Wednesday October 3, 2007 - The Michigan Daily ElectIng a president, Guys, you've been there, you're at a house party where you hoped there would be keg stands, but instead, there's wine and cheese. You're about to leave when you see her. She must be the most beautiful girl on campus, talking with a group of people. You want to say something, but since the hot topic of conversation at the...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 16

…V V w V V V V V V _W _w- _W -W _W -w- -w- -W _W -W - 5. . - . 0 ..- So WRITE FOR THE STATEMENT E-mail us at TheStatement@umich.edu or come visit us at 420 Maynard St. Office Hours j Professor's column I Harvest time Wedesdy, ctoe.. , 007 h i .ia3Diye ANSWERS The cyberjournalist Peter Ludlow has uncovered a lot of scandals most journalists could only dream of: thieves preying on innocents, demonstrable governmental indifference a...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 17

… Aft AftV w w 9 w w 0 B The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 Wednesday, October 3, 2007 - The Michigan Daily B FOOD From page 4B smallerproportionofits income on country. But the affordability has food than in any other developed its own cost. Faced with an abun- Start Your Career in Accounting Northeastern's MS in Accounting/MBA " For liberal arts, non-accounting majors . 15-month program with 3-month paid residency . ...…

October 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 22) • Page Image 18

… Ask Adlhk :,r. r 9 a -w w a 0 a a 0 I 6B The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, October 3, 2007 Wedneday, ctobe 3,007 - h-Mcign aly 7 j resident Bush used the first veto of his presidency to block a bill that would ease the strict regulations on stem cell research. It was 2001, and the prospect of trying to cure disease by using parts of human embryos for experimentation, even if the embryos were going to be discard- ed anyway, ignited r...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 1

…SportsMonday mit %idlianBaIli Ann Arbor, Michigan Monday, December 3, 2007 michigandaily.com Louisiana State football coach Les Miles was widely expected to be Michigan's next football coach. But this weekend he signed a contract extension with Louisiana State. How Michig an Iost Miles PRE IDENTIAL PRIMARY State stripped of DNC delegates Democratic party says Jan.15 primary violates rules VIENNA, Va. (AP) - Democratic leaders voted Satur...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 2

… 2A - Monday, December 3, 2007 q WEDNESDAY: Explained THURSDAY: Before You Were Here FRIDAY: The Extremist Th A student and two faculty members from the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto were suspended last week after the student planted a fake bomb outside the Royal Ontario Museum, forcing the museum to cancel a black-tie fundraising dinner. The stu- dent, who used the fake bomb as part of an assignment for an art class, later...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 3

…} The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com NEWS BRIEFS CARACAS, Venezuela Measure's defeat means Chavez can't serve indefinitely President Hugo Chavez suffered a stunning defeat early today in a referendum that would have let him run for re-election indefinitely and impose a socialist system in this major U.S. oil provider. Voters defeated the sweeping measures yesterday by a vote of 51 percent to 49 percent, said Tibisay Lucena, chief of the N...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 4

… 4A - Monday, December 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 4 I . 1diian B3a1,ly Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu KARL STAMPFL IMRAN SYED JEFFREY BLOOMER EDITOR IN CHIEF EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR MANAGING EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations rep...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 5

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Monday, December 3, 2007 - 5A The sibling rivalry taken to felonious extremes. Lu met 's masterpi ece There'n something painfully familiar about being pressured A nd it m ak or persuaded. Perhaps to steal a candy bar, or to say something mean to someone else. You know what it's A f e n.n like to feel compromised. But say an older sibling pushed you into robbing a store. He wouldn't be involved By Blake...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 6

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December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Monday, [December 3, 2007 - 7A MILES From Page 1A only offer that the coach eventu- ally had to accept. The second reason Miles won't be coaching the Wolverines is former coach Lloyd Carr's opposi- tion to hiring Miles, and a small group of people who agreed with him. Carr said at his final press conference he wasn't going to try to handpick his successor. But he certainly had influence in the search. I...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 8

… 8A - Monday, December 3, 2007 1 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 4 4 Morphine doesn't sound so appealing anymore. 4 >TOS COURTESY OF SUNDANCE 'Neath all that snow lies the beating heart of the Upper Peninsula, pumping the lifeblood of a nation. Stop that poking and give me more drugs 4 Up north, the mockery rings hollow Upper Peninsula not full of people who wash their teeth with beer By JOHN DAAVETTILA DailyArts Writer There'...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 9

…Lon fMgn a BAT? Looking for someone to blame for the Les Miles Fiasco? Look no further than Michigan's AD. Page 2 '1 The Michigan Daily I michigandailycom I December 3, 2007 Mobile QB awaits Carr and Co. By JACK HERMAN Daily SportsEditor Michigan still doesn't know who will coach it in its first game next season, but at least it now knows where Lloyd Carr will coach his last one. In a matchup between two teams embroiled in a National Champi...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 10

… , ' 4 A DAILY SPORTS BREAKS DOWN THE WEEKEND THAT WAS 2B - December 3, 2007 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom SAID AND HEARD "I'm not going (to Michigan). And it saddens me at times. You can't be in two places. I got a great place. I'm at home." - Louisiana State coach Les Miles after his Tigers won the Southeastern Conference Title. Miles was widely considered to be the top choice for the job. ATHLETE OF THE WEEK MATT PATTON In t...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 11

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com December 3, 2007 - 3B NOTRE DAME 77, MICHIGAN 46 LEARNING CURVE New coach, same blowouts C CHANEL VON HABSBURG-LOTHRINGEN/I Senior Janelle Cooper poured in 11 points for the Wolverines yesterday, but it wasn't enough as Michigan fell to No. 22 Notre Dame. Phillips's early fouls stall'M' offense By ANTHONY OLIVEIRA Daily Sports Writer SOUTH BEND - Facing two of the nation's top-25 teams in just four d...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 12

… 4B -December 3, 2007 48orDscebed3y07The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com CHECKING FROM BEHIND THAT'S WHAT HE SAID "I don't think it's a two-goalie team. Bill's our goalie, and we're going to ride him out as long as he's playing well. He's playing great, so I think he just took the night off." - Michigan senior alternate captain CHAD KOLARIKon freshman goalie Bryan Hogan making his first start Saturday. PLAYER OF THE WEEK Max Pacioretty ...…

December 03, 2007 (vol. 118, iss. 61) • Page Image 13

…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com- .J 0 December 3, 2007 - 5B CRASHING THE BOARDS NOTABLE QUOTABLE "We've got Tommy! We've got Tommy!" - Chanted Saturday by Harvard's student sec- tion, the Crimson Crazies, after its new coach, Tommy Amaker, defeated his old team, 62-51. The loss comes just eight months after Michigan fired Amaker for failing to make the NCAA Tournament after six years on the job. Saturday's game HARVARD 62 - MICHIGAN ...…

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…w w I W- IW lqw w w s w mr qw 1W SportsMon.day December 3, 2007 - 6B GOING BOWLING Michigan may be Orlando bound, but where are more than 50 other NCAA teams going bowling over during the second half of December and early January? Here's a rundown of the games. National Championship Game New Orleans, La. Jan. 7 -8 p.m. - FOX Ohio State (7-1 Big Ten, 11-1) vs. LSU (6-2 SEC, 11-2) The National Championship Game. A battle between...…

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