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May 31, 2011 (vol. 123, iss. 139) • Page Image 1

… TRESSEL OUT: Embattled hi State oach resigns amidst accusins, alsac Arbor, MI ONE-HUNDRED-TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF EDITORIAL FREEDOM Ann Weekly Summer Edition .._ _. IT TAKES TWO TO TANGO 1EWS Students spend their summers in U.S. and abroad 'U' programs prove to be an interesting way for students to spend the season. SEE PAGE 2 U.S. prisoner populations have exploded The U.S. prison system receives harsh criticism. SEE PAGE 4 Gaga performs ...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com STUDYING ABROAD Students spend their summers around the world V opp sti inte arious summer the workers around the villa speak Italian to us, and all the )ortunities allow shopkeepers in town speak Ital- ian," Biltz wrote. "I believe that udents to study, I will become more comfortable with my speaking abilities as the 'rn and volunteer days go on, though Iknow that my accent is sti...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 13 Farmers Market caters to the A2 community FrM Page1 Kerrytown strives to attract more undergraduates to local goods By HALEY GOLDBERG For theDaily Every Wednesday and Sat- urday morning in Kerrytown, local vendors set up stands in preparation to greet the com- munity and sell goods ranging from freshly laid eggs to hand- crafted jewelry at one of Ann Arbor's best-kept secret - ...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com (The Art c41-ant aili American Dream Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu BETHANY BIRON EDITOR IN CHIEF MARK BURNS MANAGING EDITOR TEDDY PAPES EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrati...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 15 TEDDY PAPES|VEWPN Prison pandemic There is an epidemic of incar- ceration in the United States. Roughly one in 100 adults is hehind bars. That is five times more people than the United Kingdom, nine times more than Germany and 12 times more than Japan, per capita. I hear about the military-industri- al complex from time to time and have dismissed it mostly as liberal hysteria, ...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com ! ZARAGON - For May and Fall 2011 Lease. 1 Bdrrn oat of 4. 248-770-2230. Faly furnished with W/D,2 F-TV. **SEE WHY WE'RE STILL #1 IN STUDENT HOUSING** UNIVERSITY TOWERS ON CENTRAL CAMPUS. UNIVERSITYTOWERS-Mi.COM 1,2,&3 BEDROOM APARTMENTS starting at $905, only $200 to reserve for fall. Close to Med Center and North Campus. FREE covered parking, pool, fitness center, tennis, and mor...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Mixed messages in the marriage media 'Hangover sequel overdoses on crazy The Wolfpack's back in time for the wedding. (Ken Jeong, TV's "Community") In addition to the plot, a lot of once a fleshy blur against the Las Bangkok adventures the jokes are snide little references Vegas desert, is now a permanent to the first movie or just re-work- character, which makes him less border on ...…

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…Tuesday, May, 31 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 8 'Born This Way' cinches Gaga's edge 4 The Mother Monster of controversial pop sensation strikes again By ARIELLE SPECINER Daily Arts Writer Whether it's dyeing her hair black and white, getting carried in via egg to the Grammy Awards or debuting a radio-friendly song about one of the most LdyGaga notorious back- stabbers in the Born This Way religious world, lotorsco Lady Gaga ...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 9 Muresan, Bolender doubles pair slip in NCAAs By MATT SLOVIN Daily Sports Writer Michigan senior Denise Mure- san and freshman Brooke Bolender ended the Michigan women's tennis team's 2011 campaign the only way head coach Ronni Bernstein could ask for - together. And even in their last defeat, the disappointment couldn't erase the countless Wolverine triumphs. Playing in the NCAA...…

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…Tuesday, May 31, 2011 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Tressel's departure will rekindle rivalry in'The Game' ile making the one- Wijfmile or so trek from our parking spot to The Horseshoe, I saw plenty of Michi- gan fans sprinkled throughout the ocean of scarlet and grey. Usually one would expect their lives to be threatened, P called every name in the ' book and TIM berated with ROHAN jeers and taunt- ing - this was the greatestrivalr...…

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May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 1

…Opinion 4 Michigan stem cell laws need to change Tuesday, May 31, 2005 Sports 10 Softball headed back Summer Weekly to Oklahoma City One-hundredfourteen years of editorialfreedom www. michikandlaily. com Ann Arbor, Michigan Vol. CXV, No. 127 02005 The Michigan Daily GOP formula would give U more fundig Proposed formula would lion higher education cut she made o c S 1.3 tuiton mor01°e in March. The University received $141 million to 'U' btt...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 ROTrads celebrate SUMMER FUN IN ANN ARBOR 4 By Muhammad Saleem Khan For the Daily Since 1917, formal military train- ing has been given at the University through its Reserve Officers Train- ing Corps program, which has now graduated many officers and contin- ues to produce many more. With the recent graduation, the ROTC program continued its long tradition of producing college gradu- ates who ar...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 3 Researchers take the next steps robotic technology ! . By Ankit Sur Daily Staff Reporter From building cars to exploring other planets, robots have proven to be useful partners in advancing human achievement. These magnificent machines have been the focus of many movies, in which they are depicted as mimicking their human counterparts by walking, talk- ing and behaving like human beings. With the...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 STEPHANIE WRIGHT tothedaily@michigandaily.com Editor in Chief 4 DONN M. FRESARD Editorial Page Editor ~ ~ ~ tEDITED AND MANAGED BY STUDENTS AT THE Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorals reflect the opinion of UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN the majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other pieces do not SINCE 1890 necessarily refect the opinion of The Mic...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 5

…VIEWPOINT Right side, wrong reasons The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 5 Flushing good journalism KARL STAMPFL.:};, _:: 4A, BY EMILY BEAM Americans are clueless about econom- ics. I can't say I'm surprised, but a study, performed by Harris Interactive and reported by The New York Times last April, did come up with some fairly star- tling results. Less than half of high school students could define a budget deficit. A frightening nu...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 6

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…8 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday. May 31, 2005 the michigan daily University Housing Apartments - Your Best Choice! - RIVERHOUSE CONDO. AVAIL Immed. 2 bdnn. 1.5 baths. Hadlo firs. $9(X)/nmo. 734-662-9908. ROOMMATE FINDER SERVICE! FREE! Let ufind yosrtpifect match. Call 741-93003! ROOMS FOR FALL/WINTER, tuen., all utils., prkg., lndsy., cable & intiernet inc. Near Diag, $360/inn. 313-522-1(4)4 or nanyanetsxsnichedn SPACIOUS TWO BEDROOM/BI-LEV...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 9

…Iesday ay 31, 2005 ts.michigandaily.com tspage@michigandaily.com ARTS 9 WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE? STUDIO'S LATEST ANIMATED EFFORT FAILS TO DELIVER ON VISUAL PROMISE OF SUPERIOR PREDECESSORS By Imran Syed For the Daily Dually influenced by the singular success of the genre-defying "Shrek 2" and the disappointing "Shark Tale," the latter of Madagascar which failed to match the At the Showcase similar "Finding Nemo" in and Quality 16 both box of...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 10

… Tuesday May 31, 2005 sports.michigandaily.com sports@michigandaily.com S e RiTiSgan Bail 1 Call it d.j vu: Michigan 'S makes it back to Series By Matt Venegoni Daily Sports Editor Michigan softball coach Carol Hutchins had said repeat- edly that she thought there were more than 20 teams that had the ability to win the College World Series. With their backs against the wall, the Wolverines proved they were one of those teams. On Saturday, ...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 11

…The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 - 11 Blue makes tourney despite loss "This obviously isn't what we wanted to do here. It just didn't work out." - Sophomore LeifMahler By H. Jose Bosch Daily Sports Writer CHAMPAIGN - Too little, too late. Michigan knew that feeling all too well during last Friday's game against the Boilermakers. Despite coming back from a six-run deficit with a four-run eighth inning in Friday's game, the No. 4 seed...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Tuesday, May 31, 2005 P InfTU __--7 4 v '' z J Lop'. I I I 4 E3 E3 An insider's guide by Forest Casey 4 Top - Game developers line up for almost three hours to catch a sneak peek at Sony's new PlayStation 3, set to debut next year, at the Electron- ics Entertainment Expo, or E3, in Los Angeles. E3 is only open to members of thegame industry and the media. Center - Convention-goers get their first glimp...…

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…2 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 MSA calls for 'U' to investigate Coca-Cola p 4 February 23, 2005 By Jeremy Davidson Daily Staff Reporter The Michigan Student Assembly voted yesterday to support the actions of the Coke-Campaign Coali- tion, an anti-Coke group, and also to accept the alle- gations brought against the soft-drink giant regarding human rights violations. When the vote passed, many members of MSA's Peace and Just...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 15

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 3 Required sexuality course proposed Students would take three credits about gender and sexuality issues to graduate December 9, 2004 By Aymar Jean * Daily Staff Reporter A student-led initiative, years in the making, is now gaining momentum. In about two years, LSA students could see a dramatic change to their University curriculum. A group of students are pushing for a course requirement for ...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 16

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 'U' creates new M-PACT financial aid package March 07, 2005 By Farayha Arrine and Anne Joling Daily Staff Reporters A new need-based grant program for in- state undergraduates will become available this fall to replace some loans with grant money in the financial aid packages of almost 3,000 students, University President Mary Sue Coleman announced last week. Known as M-PACT, the program will ...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 17

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 5 BOOK & SUPPLY Order your textbooks early, get the most US books at the best prices, and have more time to make new friends. Drop off Reservation form at either booksdore Michigan Book & Supply Ulrich's 311 S. State Street 549 S. University Ann Arbor, Al Ann Arbor, Al (734) 665-4990 (734) 662-3201 ext. 220 ww.ulinchs.com *Visit Ulrich's Spirit Shop *US[D and N[W Textbooks *U of M Clothing and G...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 18

…6 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 4 'U' housing rates will rise by 5 percent in fall May 23, 2005 By Amber Colvin and Jeremy Davidson Daily Staff Reporters Living in University housing will cost more next year because of an increase in the room and board fee approved by the University Board of Regents last week. Though the actual increase var- ies depending on the type of room, the average for those in residence halls is 4....…

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…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 7 Greeks devote week to games, fundraising TIf SIGN SAYS IT ALL... Members of Team 15's Variety Team (Delta Delta Delta, Chi Psi , and Theta Chi dance in the Sir Variety Show for Greek Week on Wednesday, April 6, 2005 at Hill Auditorium. The show is the culmination Greek Week, which Is to raise money for charities like Coach Carr's Cancer Fund. By Carissa Miller Daily Staff Reporter Greek Wee...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 20

…8 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 2 voters legalizeG ING me ica marijuana a I By Leslie Rott Daily Staff Reporter Ann Arbor residents passed a ballot proposal, to allow the use of marijua- na for medicinal purposes, yesterday. Proposal C will waive fines for medical marijuana patients and their caregivers who receive the recom- mendation of a physician or other qualified health professional to use marijuana for medical treatm...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 21

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 9 We could have listed all the concerts, sports events, lectures, publications, free trips to Israel, theater productions, social justice projects, alternative spring break trips to South America and fun parties we have... ...but we only have one page. Don't miss out www.umhille.org …

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 22

…10 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 GSIs walk out I Instructors, supporters hold line against 'U' March 25, 2005 By EkJyot Saini Daily Staff Reporter Resounding chants of "No contract - no work, no peace" could be heard all over central campus yesterday as members of the Graduate Employees' Organization staged a one-day walkout in protest of the University and its alleged lack of cooperation in negotiations. Graduate student i...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 23

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 11 Students drink to St Patty's Day in local bars, clubs Bartender John Brant cleans the bar at Connor O'Neill's. March 17, 2005 By Rachel Kruer Daily Staff Reporter For St. Patrick's Day, Business senior Greg Bel- off has a simple objective in mind. "I plan to drink until I can't stand up," Beloff said. Days in advance, Beloff said he already devised a strategy to achieve this goal. He said ...…

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…12 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 0 Greeks New regulations limit party size, implement BYOB policy By Kyle Herrala and Justin Miller Daily Staff Reporters Yesterday marked the final step for a new social policy that will rad- ically change Greek system parties next semester. The Interfraternity Council adopt- ed an amendment last night that "strongly encourages" fraternity houses to have people sign waivers when entering a p...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 25

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 -13 New class criticizes 'U' admissions policy April 15, 2005 that the class will not provide a balanced discussion By Amber Colvin of the issue. Daily Staff Reporter Cohen said the course is a response to the Univer- sity's supportive stance on affirmative action. - A Residential College class titled "Race and Uni- "My view normally is that professors ought not take p pVeX 70 versity Admissions" w...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 26

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 4 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 STEPHANIE WRIGHT tothedaily@michigandaily.com Editor in Chief DONN M. FRESARD Editorial Page Editor ~uw u EDITED AND MANAGED BY " EtCSTDUTENTSATATHE Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN the majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other pieces do not SINCE 1890 necessarily reflect the opinion ...…

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…16 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 TOA THE AX MAXXPE MiNCE MICHIGAN!I 4 wow k. .i6..y Ax.... oUR oWN MA'K , tERptECp'' MAKE NE t. GREAT CONCERTS! Get involved with 1S1 activities-oncertg with hot cc0la eLaMJg, or unwind with a xxie. Show your creative side with .j'" is k iglt Enjoy stress busters like Jg and safe workshops. Take a break with 9.har Have run, meet newf 9 & you'll have icigsaui Mtsorleg that will 14t a I4'eti...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 29

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 -17 UNIVERSITY UNIONS Michigan League Michigan Union Pierpont Commons YOU WANT IT. WE HAVE IT. L I' F P L N T1 U C N T( U. N Ir NEED A PLACE TO STUDY? Michigan Union Art Lounge & Study Lounge Michigan League Underground & Cyber Lounge MUG Eateries & Commons and Cyberstations ierpont Piano Lounge WANT TO PLAY? Michigan Union Billiards & Games Room eonardo's at Pierpont Commons Michigan Union Musi...…

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…18 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 Totally Free MCard Checking-i Just For Mard Hoedrs. 4 Central Campus EASTANN STx> q w.: O A TURO - s E ] & USE LM.N N E _ CT. WN MO Additional North Campus ATM locations 0 Dudersiadt Center O Bursley Hall '4 With $25 opening deposit " No minimum balance requirement " No monthly maintenance fee " First order of 150 standard checks printed FREE " Link your Mcard for ATM and point of sale tr...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 31

…The Michionn Dail, - ripntatincitinn O(n - 4 n I IIG IYlll;lI 6c"I vary - VIIUTILdLIUlI CUILIUII NUJ - 1y I Orientation homesick blues ELLIOTT MALLEN IRRATIONAL EXUBERANCE - July 24, 2004 reshman Orientation is an experience we'd all surely love to for- get. Living for three days in a room with two people I'll probably never see again, going on a long and ardu- ous campus tour for the eighth time and getting up at seven in the morning so...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 32

…20 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 A falling star JASON PESICK ONE SMALL VOIG' I - Oct. 12, 2004 wo years ago, things were very different for Jennifer Granholm. The young attorney general was manhandling Lt. Gov. Dick Posthumus in the state's gubernatorial election. Her political skills, intelligence and movie-star looks propelled her not only past Posthumus, but also onto the radar screens of the national media. Her primary ...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 33

…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 21 Three reasons not to despise GEO JORDAN SCHRADER PoiR HURON STAlTEMEN 1 11 11 March 3, 2005 - "Whatever you did not do for one of the least n Thursday after- of these, you did not do for me." noon, I tried to Apologies for quoting Jesus in defense of GEO. -n explain to some of But the union has consistently looked out for the my roommates why they least of its members. It has made the most ...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 34

…Orientation 2005 arts.michigandaily.com artspage@michigandaily.com ft fiiganaTilS 4 22 Mo' MONEY, Mo' PROBLEMS G-UNIT MASTERMIND 50 CENT DELIVERS SECOND LP By Evan McGarvey March 8, 2005 MUSIC R EVIE-W A * N - With a past that includes multiple gunshot wounds to the mouth, various broken record contracts, an incredible New York mix-tape career and 11 million copies of Get Rich or Die Tryin' sold, it's possible to forgive 50 Cent's occa- 5...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 - 23 AMAZIN' BLUE The oldest and best co-ed a cappella ensemble on campus. BIG TICKET PRODUCTIONS Why did Jerry Seinfeld, Dennis Miller and Guster perform on campus? Because Big Ticket Productions made it happen. WHAT IS UAC? The University Activities Center is the largest student-run programming organization at the University of Michigan. UAC's mission is to provide quality programming that is b...…

May 31, 2005 (vol. 115, iss. 127) • Page Image 36

…24 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 A 4 I Welcome to campus Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore spoke on Sept. 30, 2004, at Hill Auditorium. Moore talks election at Hill Auditorium Count on us throughout your college career for everything you need for school and campus life, including new and used textbooks, class and dorm supplies, insignia clothing, and much more. Pierpont Commons Bookstore Pierpont Commons (North Campu...…

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… Routine horror sequel sati~sfies By Jeffrey Bloomer March 21, 2005 In the course of just two films, Samara Morgan (Daveigh Chase), the tortured, fearsome villain of "The Ring," has become 1 the stuff of dreams The Ring (or nightmares) for TR adolescent Ameri- Two can horror fans. DreamWorks Samara is a sort of postmodern Fred- dy Kruger whose mere screen pres- ence elicits overjoyed shrieks from audiences, and her freaky exploits continue in ...…

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…26 - The Michigan Daily - Orientation Edition 2005 -ARTS 4 Smith and ames fail to save tepid comedy By Amanda Andrade That's okay, of course, because all of these men Daily Arts Writer are actually enamored by their ladies' "person- alities" rather than their supermodel good looks. Although maybe that's less surprising consider- ing the New York of the film is the city in which After slumming hard in progressively idiotic average-looking w...…

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