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May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 1

…Ann Arbor, MI Trading in the maize and blue Former quarterback Steven Threet shares the reasons behind his transfer SEE PAGE 11 Curbing smokers' rights an injustice Why the University's ban on outdoor smoking is nothing but huff and puff SEE PAGE 4 ARTS 'Wolverine' not sharp enough Unrealistic special effects ruin X-Men's latest trip to the silver screen SEE PAGE 9 SPORTS 'M' baseball falls flat in Columbus The Wolverines dropped two games be...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 2

…2 Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com New research center at the 'U' Federal funds will enhance study of alternative energy By STEPHANIE STEINBERG Daily News Editor Thanks to the United States Department of Energy funding a $19.5 million Energy Frontier Research Center at the Univer- sity, researchers will be better equipped to harness alternative energy forms. President Barack Obama's American Recovery and Reinvest-...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 3

…Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 3 '09 faces tough job market Graduates must be patient while career hunting By ANNIE THOMAS Daily Staff Reporter For the class of 2009, graduat- ing from the University and leav- ing Ann Arbor is a venture into uncharted territory. After entering the Big House as students and living as graduates, the recent graduates have headed off to take jobs and start new proj- ects all over th...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 4

…4 Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com * 2e Mictpigan &I(4 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. w - s420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu JAMIE BLOCK ROBERT SOAVE RACHEL VAN GILDER EDITOR IN CHIEF MANAGING EDITOR EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR Unsignededitorials reflect theofficial position of the Daily's editorialboard. All other signed articles and illustrations represen...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 5

…Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 15 CHRIS KOSLOWSKI | T T ST E E-MAIL CHRIS AT CSKOSLOW@UMICH.EDU why ar you wearing that This ply is cerawlig wit surgical cask pigs, man. Ad this is why you never Swne u duh get invited to parties * 0 0 s00 * * O o 0 0 0 Losing Je wish appea Investing green p ennsylvania Sen. Arlen Specter made headlines last week when he formally changed parties and gave Demo- crats a possible f...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 6

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May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 7

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May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 8

…8 Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com PETA institutions are rare because insti- From page 1 tutions are usually able to address incidents successfully and take ap- propriate actions to prevent recur- injected a rabbit with an unauthor- rence," he wrote. ized anesthetic that damaged its ear Kara Gavin, UMHS director of and eye so severely that it had to be public relations, said the University euthanized. paid back the...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 9

…Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 9 'Wolverine' Woes Oberst's latest a true team effort The latest chapter in the X-Men saga disappoints with lackluster effects BY ANDREW LAPIN Daily Film Editor Even by superhero movie stan- dards - hell, even by "X-Men" movie standards - "X-Men Ori- ' gins: Wolverine" looks remark- X-Men ably fake. Take Origins: aside the screen saver-quality Wolverine backgrounds for 20th a minu...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 10

…10 Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com OBERST From Page 9 record's air of liberation. There are no rules on Outer South. Include a synth-tinged pop song about having sex on an airbed sung by the band's guitaristtSure, call it "Air Matress." How about an Oberst-only folk tune that could've fit right in on Bright Eyes's 2002 effort Lifted or The Story is In the Soil? Yes sir, and name it "White Shoes" and damn all if it...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 11

…Tuesday, May 5 , 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 11l THREET SPEAKS Daily Sports Writer Joe Stapleton sits down in an exclusive interview with the soon-to-be Sun Devil QB Steven Threet Stapleton: Why Arizona State? Threet: The first thing I looked at for any school I was going to go to was the offense they run and the coaching staff. Arizona State, I feel it fits me offensively with the type of offense they run, it's a pro-style ...…

May 05, 2009 (vol. 119, iss. 135) • Page Image 12

…12 Tuesday, May 5, 2009 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Blue falters in Big Tens Af leo d The3 came of the Big' in the t close. B continu( days, fin Mich lege to Blue Cc The We Purdue strokes nament Soph boosted on the f score o' ter first round were the worst of the eleven Big Ten teams on Saturday, shooting ad, Wolverines a 302 - five shots more than any other team. rop to eighth "It was disappointing because even going into the ...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 1

…OPINION Take personality tests out of job applications While the job market may be tight, it's not tight enough to reject people for jobs because of online personality tests. See Page 4 ARTS "Iron Man" brings life to old genre Robert Domney Jr. shines as the high-tech hero in the surprising- ly above-average new superhero movie. See Page 8 SPORTS Belleville blues The No. 11 Michigan roming team finished fifth of seven teams at the Big Ten Rowi...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 2

…2 Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Coleman: Minority enrollment down In Detroit, 'U' president talks recruitment changes By LINDY STEVENS Daily Staff Reporter After months of speculation, Uni- versity President Mary Sue. Cole- man confirmed suspicions about a drop in the University's minority enrollment in a speech Wednesday. "I can tell you that our numbers are down," Coleman said to a group of 75 people gathered ...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 3

…Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com New dean joins faculty Architecture prof. has won awards for "green" buildings By JILLIAN BERMAN Daily StaffReporter Internationally-renowned architect Monica Ponce de Leon, who has designed buildings in cit- ies like New York, Paris and Tokyo, willnextturnher attentiontoAnn Arbor. The University announced her appointment as the new Dean of the Taubman College of Archi- tecture and ...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 4

…Monday May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com be,, ichioan lEail13 Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu EMMARIE HUETTEMAN EDITOR IN CHIEF GARY GRACA MANAGING EDITOR KATE TRUESDELL EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR Unsigned editorials reflect the official position of the Daily's editorial board. All other signed articles and illustrations represent...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 5

…Monday, May 5, 2008 '-m 5 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com :. < A personality that won't work in retail Rejection hurts, even when it comes at the hands of major retail store. A few months ago, Borders seemed like the perfect solution to my unemployment woes. The chain had opened a new location just two miles from HARUN my home, and a BULJINA quick phone call revealed it was still hiring. As a history major and part-time music nerd, a ...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 6

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May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 7

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May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 8

…81 Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com PRIMARY From Page 1 Despite the candidates' pleas, though, some are convinced the end-of-the-year stress will keep some students from the polls tomorrow. Recognizing that college stu- dents largely flock to Obama's message of hope and change, Nathan Ashworth, chapter coor- dinator of Ball State University's Students for Obama, said he is "a little bit concerned" that some students...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 9

…Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 9 With help, Madge delivers By SASHA RESENDE brass sound effects over Daily Arts Writer Timbaland's pulsating beats add to this effect, creating a Madge isn't ready to give song you can shake your ass up her rightly-earned Queen to on a night out at Rick's of Pop crown - or the uber- or on an otherwise boring sexualized superstar image drive to work. The song is that propelled her to...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 10

…10 Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com CANDY From Page 9 Stefani impression. As with the last track, these added vocals sound somewhat out-of-place, although they will clearly be a popular addition for clubgoers who are also gettin' their booties down. With a balanced mix between Timbaland's "Promiscuous Girl"- esque beats ("Candy Shop") and the simple poppy splendor that put Madonna on the map ("Incredible"), Hard Can...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 11

…Monday, May 5, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 11 Blue too focusedfor late-season slump v ast season, the Michigan baseball team had all but clinched the regular-season Big Ten cham- pionship with almost a month to play before the . conference tour- nament. But then, it dropped 2-of-4 games to lowly ANDY Illinois, ateam REID the Wolverines should have easily swept but seem- ingly overlooked. The team's first non-winning confere...…

May 05, 2008 (vol. 118, iss. 136) • Page Image 12

…- ~ Monday, May 5, 2008 1The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com ost ' 'limps to t at Big Tens By ACE ANBENDER For the Daily BELLEVILLE - It was a dreary, overcast day at Belleville Lake for the Big Ten Rowing Championships on Saturday. No. 11 Michigan's performance matched the weather, strug- See a gallery gling to with this article a fifth- www michigandaily.comr place fin- ish in the seven-team tournament. The Wolverines finished 60 points ...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 1

…Summer Weekly Cb l i g u wwwrmichigandaily.com One hundred twelve years ofeditorialfreedom State Street bookstore I Monday May 5. 2003 down for an exclusive inter- view with Uni- versity president Mary Sue Coleman. Page 3 OP/ED Columnist Jason Pessick explores what various religions have to offer their followers. Page 4 ARTST t held up at gunpoint By Victoria Edwards "This is definitely a concern to us. It is an area Daily News Editor where...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 -NEWS ROBBERY Continued from Page 1 Ulrich's has already implemented security guards to be present during store hours, said an anonymous Progressive Security Group officer. "There are two security guards work- ing store hours. We're not looking for anything in particular. They just want us around for extra security," he added. Michigan Book and Supply is also increasing its level of security. "We...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 3

…NEWS New sexual harassment polic Crappie Day removes 'conflict' in relationships The Michigan Dailv - Monday. Mav;. 20.r'- I I s IVII%,IIif;a1I wally - Inulluay, Iyiay J} z-yyo By Soojung Chang Daily News Editor Engineering junior Soutrik Pramanik said he often hears about female classmates having crushes on GSI's and profes- sors. "They think they're charismatic ... and intelligent," Pra- manik said, adding that often the small age differ...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 420 MAYNARD STREET ANN ARBOR, MI 48109 SRAVYA CHIRUMAMILLA JASON PESICK letters@michigandaily.com Editor in Chief Editorial Page Editor EDITED AND MANAGED BY W STUDENTS AT THE Unless otherwise noted, unsigned editorials refect 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 of The Michigan Daily. ve...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 5

… LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Monday, May 5, 2003 - The Michigan Daily - 5 What does my religion have to offer? JASON PESICK ONE SMALL YOICE Governor's remarks distasteful, she should apologize TO THE DAILY: I am a graduating senior, and I am thoroughly disappointed and upset about the outcome of the commencement ceremony. Gover- nor Jennifer Granholm's remarka in her speech were inappropriate for a day of celebration. Being called potential "tot...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 6

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May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 7

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May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 8

…8 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 TI NEWS 1 BILL Continued from Page 1 "Families can all feel safer now that this much- needed child protection legislation has become law. It is a broad measure that deters and punishes those who prey on children before they can be harmed," Hoekstra said in a written statement. Congress passed the bill - with the added legis- lation - by overwhelming majorities of 400-25 in the House and 98-0 in...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 9

…ATe Msidg www.michigandaily.com Courtesy of Saddle Creek I'm sad. Baliad of Bight Eyes Hey bub, I'm like Elvis ... but with claws! By Niamh Slevin Daily Arts Writer By Graham Kelly Daily Arts Writer ICONCERT PREVIEW Bright Eyes is the brainchild of Conor Oberst, a catholic prep- school kid from Omaha, Neb. At 13 Oberst had already recorded his first independent album on a four- track. By 14, he had formed Com- mander Venus with some budd...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 10

…10 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 A Of peanut oil andTV Ki LRTS SOld bippie drops new LP 4 By Ricky Lax Daily Arts Writer BOOK REVIEW ***9 Greg Critser knows America has a weight problem - and not just a fresh- man fifteen/holiday bulge dilemma. In his new book "Fat Land," Critser inves- tigates what he sees as a Jacuzzi chock- full of peanut oil fiasco, the health of our nation. "Fat Land" does not argue that Americans eat t...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 11

… ARTS BRIGHT EYES Continued from Page 9 As Bright Eyes' success has grown, so has the fan base. At live shows you will now find an equal number of undergraduate English majors and adolescent girls, who adore Conor Oberst for his senti- mentality, honesty and, perhaps above all; his Jimmy Fallon-esque good looks. What is most exciting about Bright Eyes shows, however, is the unpredictability. Oberst has been The Michigan Daily - Monday, May ...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 12

…12 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 FREE for College Students up to 1,000 AT&T Phone Card Minutes!* 4 4 When you switch to or sign up for AT&T Local Phone Service* you'll get up to 1,000 phone card minutes, unlimited local calls from your house or apartment, PLUS your choice of 3 calling features. Choose from: Call Waiting, Three-Way Calling, Call Forwarding, Speed Dialing 8 or Call Return! 4 4 Caller 10 and othi Call toll-fr...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 13

…Monday ! May 5, 2003 michigandaily.com sportsdesk@umich.edu SPORTS 13' Blue loses home 'field advantage 'M' Nine holds off Buckeyes By Sharad Mattu Daily Sports Writer With a Big Ten regular-season title on the line yesterday, the Michigan __C__GAN ___ softball team came out swinging against Michigan State. The Wolverines hit the ball well, but in the end, had nothing to show for it. Michigan finished with nine hits, but failed to score a...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 14

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 Blue plays best golf at Big Tens Six harriers qualify By Ian Herbert season," Michigan coach Andrew Sapp below 300 was in October at the For the Daily said. "But we definitely ended the sea- Wolverine Invitational. Michigan barely son on a positive note. The team missed a complete sub-300 tournament, for N C A A reg on s The season came to an early, but improved throughout the season, and recording...…

May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 15

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May 05, 2003 (vol. 113, iss. 135) • Page Image 16

…16 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, May 5, 2003 PUTTING IT AWAY j April Phillips launches one final school record By Mustafizur Choudhury Daily Sports Writer As she nervously watched some of the nation's best shot putters practice their throws at the NCAA Indoor Championships, April Phillips had a queasy feeling in her stomach and noticed that her hands were shaking. It wasn't that she was scared. She just wanted to make the best of her final i...…

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