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July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 1

… S mmer Wki One hundred nine years offeditorial freedom w londay, July 31, 2000 iww.michigandaily.com "lip ", R111100 $! Blood shortage threatens region By Natalie Plosky Daily Staff Reporter The Southeastern Michigan Blood Service Region of the American Red *oss announced that area blood sup- ply was at dangerously low levels on June 26. But the shortage is actually a nationwide concern, as virtually all of the Red Cross' 36 Blood Serv...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 31, 2000 Genetics prof. wins Keck award, grant money 0 By Ginnefer Cox Daily Staff Reporter University genetics Prof. John Moran is the latest to join the ranks of those researchers affiliated with the University gaining national recognition for genetics research. Moran sas chosen as one of the year's four recipients of the W M. Keck Foundation Distinguished Young Scholars in Medical Research Award. Th...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 3

…The Michip an nDail -3nra il1'O( 1mwiuga vay - tnay,July 0, VV- ichigLan radio now to produce educational By Ginnefer Cox has also been named national "Station of the al sector. Dana Sims, who recently graduated from the tal Stal Reportei Year" twice by the Public Radio Program University students said they are impressed University and is a Youth Team Leader for the r The University's public radio system. Michigan Radio, has decided to bra...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 31, 2000 Edited and managed by GEOFF GAGNON PETER CUNNIFFE students at the 4 4 Editor in Chief JOSH WICKERHAM University of Michigan Cit e Editorial Page Editors Unless otherwise noted.munsignededitor as reect the opin on 420 Maynard Street majoritf the Daily i editorial board. All other articles, letters and Ann Arbor, MI 48109 cartoonsd not necessariliVreflect the opinion of The Michigan Daily N apster's...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 5

…LETER TOTHDIO 4lader votes are good for Bush To THE DAILY: In regard to Micah Holmquist's July 24th letter to the Daily supporting the #didacy of Ralph Nader, I must disagree. Clearly, Gore is a middle of the road candidate who must attract middle of the road voters. So is Bush. But as human beings, Gore and Bush are anything but mid- dle of the road. There are clear and distinct differences between the Democratic Party and the Republican rty...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 6

…6 --The Michigan Daily;- Monday, July 31, 200 for sale 0.~A ,n)! DON'T WASTE MONEY ON RENT- huddin quiy!e BEAUTIFUL Imann factrd hminn ('inton. Nice i0rine' to Ann Arbomr. TWO SPACIOU S bedoom.nI-1_11L flths. ;il lipyijaneeI n nndnnl CI kIiniiniin hasLike! IWIe M1 nd tuhhoinn ii Cyi!'Price is ti-17.tntii in4i17)45-{602 MOVnING SASI I' iii! ii lee &S Coni' n06- 7'_.4 YPSIIAN tII 9717 HII nniCone C'.-Feed LukC Studino Condo. iCK inr Sit0/nun. l...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 31, 2000 - 7 BLOOD Continued from Page 1 ianv potentiali donors ate locsted all the tinte. Thc swhole city kind of shuts dosn.i" Durng~ the non-summer months, stu- dent donations account for 15 percent of Reil Cross' blood collections. Adltoult there has been an oserall increase nattoitwide in blood collec- tons thtis n ear, higlher dematnd htas cott tribs'tid to lhe summer blood shortage * Irantt't'S like ...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 8

… 411 a y 2 , ..35pSP.. w, F 6 r 4s yc , r , ,R- k M s, y fi X433, a ws x.P S. C sit yam: v s r. F kr , t >n v ;a 9 Elvis impersonator Fred Wolfe sings to a crowd in Depot Town in Ypsilanti. Photo by Brad Quinn. Shavaughne Desecki lifts Liz Bouck in triumph after DePaul's win over Michigan during the NCAA Softball Regionals. Photo by Norman Ng. :on gives tne inumns up ourmg graduation commenemenms nelu at astern y Marjorie Marshall. …

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 9

…Gene Simmons of KISS performs to a sell-out audience at the Palace. Photo by Norman Ng. louston Comets guard Cynthia Cooper blows past her Detroit Shock oppo- nents during game at the Palace. Photo by Marjorie Marshall. ji yMarjorie Marshall Shira Olevsly- Abercrombi( a transfer g student, plays her guitar in the iag. Photo Brad8 Quinn by brad Quinn. s L …

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 10

… Get shaken all night long! AC DC rocks the Palace of Auburn Hills this Thurs. Call (248)377-0100 for more info. Hell no, rock ain't dead. michigandaily.com/Arts ARTS MONDAY, JuLY 31, 2000 Bumpus goes worldwide for Digital Club Festiva By Amber Maheson 1hey came top-) at the Blind i(,d but their concert wjas sorldw ide. It was- n't your average HBO special, hosvrser. Chicago-based funk band Bumpus came in conjunction with the digital club ...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 11

…The Michigan Daily -- Monday, July 31, 2000 - 11 .Colorful nymphs bring Shakespeare back to life By Jaimie Winkler Daily Arts Writer JACKSON - The laughter, so fre- quent and svigorous, neirly drow ned out the sound of airplanes flying over the Michigan Shakespeare Festival's @outdoor production of "A Midsummer Night's Dream." "Midsummer," one of William Shakespeare's most performed come- dies, begins with a leap into an already fast tmoving...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 12

…12 - The Michigan Daily -- Monday, July 31, 2000 Hard Rock Festival a strange blend of pop and metal By Robert Brode For the Daly CHICAGO -- Even before the !ineup to July 22nd's Chicago Hard Rock Festival was announced, I was worried. The ticket read "Oldsmobile presents the Chicago Hard Rock Festival," probably the first and hopefully the last time Oldsmobile and Rock will be mentioned in the same sentence. I trusted Oldsmobile to put ott a...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 13

…Pre-determined The pre-season national coache, poll in women's soccer has been released. Go online to see where Miclican irT into the Top 27 picture. michigandaily.com /sports ¬£tdjcimi~a s MONDAY JULY 31, 2000 Ninth game would remedy uneven Big Ten schedules Michigan return sweet for Thomas C ICAGO - It really didn't mat- have great success in 2000. ter who you talked to, the Ohio State coach John Cooper said Ili answers were the same. W...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 14

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 31, 2000 THOMAS Continued from Page 13 position during training camp. "Nobody knew if they made the team until the last day (of training camp)," Thomas said. "I was just aggressive taking the ball to the hole and I played good defense." That defense has earned her the respect of Portland head coach Linda Hargrove. "She always has the toughest defensive assignment," Hargrove said. "I think she is the seco...…

July 31, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 51) • Page Image 15

…June out for season with knee injury; QB controversy brewing for Minnesota By Chris Duprey Daily Spurts Editor CHIC'AGO Michigan announced Friday that strong safety Cato June Will miss the entire 2000 season with torn anterior cruciate ligament in his ght knee. June wil hate surgery within the next two weeks and reha- bilitate himself with the goal of being ready for 2001. "Ftis is a tremtendous loss for our football teamw hut xxe wxill pull...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 1

…1': 11, 1 , 1'::,. 11:1,: .:., 1', 1 1, Im"m OLM r v ................. ................ ... .. - lbe ¬£idiipan ailg Monday, July 24, 2000 One hundred nine years of editorial freedom www.michigandaily.com iBollinger to act on recommendations By Casa Koivu Daily News Editor Since the panel on Space Allocation for Student Organizations and University Involvement with Student Organizations issued its recommendations to University President Lee ...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 Elvis takes over Ypsilanti By Seva Gunitskiy throughont the afternoon. Daily Staff Reporter "As with all festivals, we'd like to He is a ,egend see a hunch of people on a nice sutnW and no one YPSIL ANTI-- Quentin Faggr is a day, enjoying the concerts," said Tracy else relative newcomer to the world of Briggs, an event coordinator. Elvis impersonators. He is only 17 Several hundred people gathere...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 - 3 MLI fosters teamwork Natalie Plosky Daily Staff Reporter According to a study conducted by the Office of Career Planning and Placement with employment recruiters, the chief quality desired in prospective employees is the ability to work on a team effective- lv. In response to these findings, a project launched by Michigan Leadership Initiatives, a division of Student Affairs at the University...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 Edited and managed by GEOFF GAGNON PETER CUNNIFFE students at the Ir 4t ' Editor in Chief JOSH WICKERHAM University of Michigan Editorial Page Editors I la Unless otherwise noted. unsigned editorials reflect the opinion of the 420 Mayna rd Stre etmajority of the Daily's editorial board. All other articles, letters and Ann Arbor, MI 48109 cartoons do not necessarily reflect the opinion of The Mich...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 5

…Monday, July 24, 2000 - The Michigan Daily - 5 LETTERS TO THE EDITOR Criticism of *two parties warranted TO THE DAILY: In his July 17th column ("Voting with your heart ver- sus voting with your brain"), Peter CUnniffe makes at least *hree good points: that both the Republican and Democratic parties contain a spectrum of individuals and positions, that a single issue does not completely define most political parties and that the constitutiona...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 6

…6 = The Mlchigbn Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 for sale automotive frrn # I WEIGHIT LOSS PRODUCT'I CARS FROM $501) IFor lo~tngis oyoyl no) o;ui4triehtl{ i.on. Nutriionnal lit til callt1-800-119- 323 eni4-41)4, !PEI SWELCOME'!!! Cotemiporary ~2 hdrmn ipi on sei t(; ; >!s31 }ilot7.41-99)9) noo n 1 inbinona 11 )ON T WASTIF. MONFEY ON KFNT10 0A IXt,2AG n et bmdcotito tBEAUTIFUIL itooiooi teinirfurniture 200n w 141 r Cmpo hAU.dEn 2eptnI iomnmClii...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 7

…The Michigan Daily -- Monday, July. 24, 2000 --7 BOL NGE Continued from Page 1 *membership or historie relationship to the University' he added. F. Rovster Harper, interim vice presi- dent for strident affairs, said she is pleased Hollinger aeeepted the recoin- msendations. "Together as a community sic must tosw eieate praetiees to act on the policy:' H aper said. Bolliitger also aeeepted the panels' recommendation that the three senior* soci...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 8

… Ska for animal lovers... Ann Arbor's favorite boy-band Donkey Punch will slap it across your face Wednesday at the Blind Pig. 10 p.m. S3. michigandaily.com /Arts ARTS MONDAY, JULY 24, 2000 Pine Knob pop-rock show overshadowed by theatrics i By Gautam Baksi Daly Arts Writer It was a pop-music lover's dream: Splender, Vertical Horizon and Third Eye Blind. These three bands dominate mod- ern pop radio stations with their catchy riffs, effo...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 9

…Aphex Twin continues electronic exploration IWr RUYA In SELL Richard D. James is the man who made dissonance beautiful Under the moniker Aphex Twin, he breeds musical contradic- tions like a birthing .......'' mammalian instru- Grade: B ment. No two peo- ple can agree on Aphex Twin what he sounds like. Melodies From His "songs" are so Mars dissimilar that he Internet release begs revaluation Reviewed by every time the track Daily Arts Writer...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 10

… YOUR BAD HAIR DAY Slightly different music, in case you're slightly different. 3EB even climbed into one of two rolling drum-sets and sang along as he and Continued from Page 8 drummer Brad Hargreaves were their entire set with crisp vocals and wheeled around stage like little children solid mixing of instrumentation. in out-grown strollers. By the tim te Ultra-cool Tony Fredianelli (lead gui- band finished their set, no one r y tar) stood p...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 11

… Third World brings 25 y By Christian Hoard Daily Arts Writer If Third World isn't one of the best- known reggae bands of all time, they've certainly had the most staying power. The Kingston, Jamaica quintet are touring and Third recording almost as much these World days as when they Magic Bag opened for Bob Tuesday at 8 p.m. Marley two decades ago, and when these self- described "reggae ambassadors" stop by the Magic Bag on Tuesday, they'll ...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 12

…Flint's finest Stacey Thomas won the Rick Leach award, given to the best graduate from Flint. Go online to see past winners. MONDAY michigandaily.com /sports S PR r ULY 24, 2000 65 less ta magicalSummer number fo-r NCA'%EEEE1h ih 1 ast week the NCAA announced that it might add a 65th team to the NCAA basketball Tournament field, so that it may offer automatic bids to both the Western Athletic Conference and the Mountain West Conference. The w...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 13

… MICHIGAN1 NOTES uevera to coach 11-Star team Michigan women's basketball head coach Sue Guevara was selected to coach the Big Ten All-Star Tour Team this August. The Big Ten All-Stars will travel to Austria, Slovakia antd Iungarv for a five-game schedule from August 10-17. "his is a great opportunity to coach I udent-athletes from other schools," Guevara said in a press release. "We have a nice squad with size and quick- ness, and there is a ...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 14

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 24, 2000 IM softball top sport in summer 8y Jeff Phillips Daily Sports Writer During the summer months, Anns Arbor becomes a pretty desolate place for people looking for sports action. For them, Intramural Softball is the only game in town. The lack of sporting options cre- ates a diverse environment often unseen in other IM sports. "There is an extreme variety of players - from former varsity base- ball...…

July 24, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 50) • Page Image 15

…Basketball 2yes top 2001 targets By Dan Williams Daily Sports Editor *ith Michigan State winning a title while the Wolverines missed the CAA tournament for the second traight year, the pressure is on for Michigan basketball coach Brian llerbe to succeed. One area where Michigan hasn't escended under Ellerbe is it recruit- ng. Here are some of the hottest targets hat Michigan seems to be recruiting he hardest early in the game: Centers Eddie Cu...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 1

…Julay.Ii 17. 2000 ()ne hundred nine' isvofretf'pifrrl freedom w wwwach'iotanclailv.cnrn grt Fair prep In Full swing ly Usa Hoffman -or the Dailsy *eginning this week, the music of cuador and the sounds of swing bands ill fill the streets of Ann Arbor, along ith original artwork from people round the world, during the 41st Ann trbor Art Fair. The city has been busy preparing for de event for quite a while, considering eople pack the streets...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, Jlty 17, 2000 REGENTS Continued from Page 1 million project to add 400 balcony seats to Yost Ice Arena, to be located across from the press box. The seats will be specifically for supporters of the University hockey program. "With the success of the hockey pro- gram, including two national champi- onships in the last four years, the demand for tickets remains very high," University Chief Financial Officer Rich...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 3

…The Michigan Daily - Monday, u Y i, ddu -3 Construction starts for Life Sciences Institute y Anna Clark Daily Staff Reporter After two years of planning and research, groundbreaking has finally begun on the Life Sciences Institute. "It's all happening pretty quickly. I think we're ahead of the curve in terms of other institutions pursuing the life sciences," Jack Dixon, Minor J on professor of biological chemistry and chair the Life Science...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 4

…4 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 Edited and managed by GEOFF GAGNON PETER CUNNIFFE students at the Editor in Chief JOSH WICKERHAM University of Michigan Editorial Page Editors J Unless otherwise noted, tnsigned editorials reflect the opinion of th 420 Maynard Street majority of the Daily's editorial board. All other articles, letters an Ann Arbor, MI 48109 cartoons do not necessarile reflect the opinion of The Michigan Daily. )...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 5

… ILT''S*TEEDIO: O No *coverage of Williams' victory TO THE DAILY: It seems odd that the Daily would cover Pete Sampras' imbledon championship in east week's edition and say not a word about Venus Williams' victory. The reason can't be tim- ing. She won the day before he did. Nor can it be significance, since both champions made more than the usual history with their titles. So I wonder what the rea- son was. Hope you folks can try to figure i...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 6

…6 -- The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 for sale furniture I 511 AN'1II 9717 Hathour Cove Ct.-Ford (RAFTNIATIC recliner. S100I obo.2rut Lk S~ tudio (Condo. 997K or 55111/mocolored La/.s Boys. loveseatca& 84" couch llmfkloarfrei~nt (34)-374-9429 Ic ith-colredsS500o(ho. 734/426-542 automotive frrn '.!PETS WELCOME!!! CARS FROM $54}{4 For listings & payment Con ETrS dn pt.lctdna dtiscall 1--8(10--19-332_3 ext. 4494. Wecst Park. Now acc'ep...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 7

….h ihgnDiy-niv~ersity Hospital ranked 11th in the 1 nation By Ginnefer Cox Dilty Stiff Repre The 1. xiiselsiiv of Michigan hlospitalis receivesd ain ovxerall ranking of I I among oiher hospitals in the nation. The ranking cime fiom an annuali hospiial asseasment compilrcd hy S. News and World Report magazine. The Hosiilis ranked high in fouiteixroist ofi tie sexentcrn specialty eategories mstr ed. fThese csteixies included kidney disese or th...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 8

…8 - The Michigan Daily -- July 17, 2000 or many University student's, summer jobs and classes often do not leave time for extravagant or long vacations. But weekends often provide a chance for students to get away and Michigan is filled with a myriad of different places to go. Concerts This summer, hundreds of artists are making stops in Michigan to perform for their fans. Pine Knob receives many of these artists. One of the largest out- door...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 9

…July 17, 2000 - The Michigan Daily - 9 to Charlevoix ide a rereat for ape Ann Arbor. ds are abundant. nimal lovers will make no complaints on what Detroit Zoological Institute has to offer. The is open throughout the year, and holds dreds of animals. The rtitly invested $13.6 ioTo hold "The Arctic g of Life," the world's est polar bear exhibit. Rana Kozouz, public tions director for the roit Zoo, said there just some things that 't be missed....…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 10

…Art fair fever! The Ann Arboar Art Fair strike :i ^irhis Wa lne< Jav throtugh Saturdaly. It vill c It mln crawiel! Call 995-7281 for mac 1118 rnichigandaily.co fArt. ARTS MONDAY, JULY 17, 2000 1 v *Adamantium clawis, an alienat- ed adolescent and an angry Aussie save X-men' from being a mutated Hollywood comic book mess. By Chrisopher Cousin Daily Arts Writer F inalls, te msuch-'tntscipatcd 11aipri~ian of Ihe Malrved comic book scries -X-M...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 11

…Harry does it again; 'Fire' an instant classic The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 - 11 'Guide' can help any Joe Schmoe be a sex pro By Autumn Kelly Daily Arts Writer When I first heard "Harry Potter and Goblet of Fire," was to be over seven hundred pages long I anticipated slow, drawn-out scenes that would normal- ly have been cut Harry from the previous Potter and three books. How, I the Goblet wondered, could J. of Fire K. Rowling ...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 12

…12 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 Continued fromPage 11 distinguish his book from the millions of other sex manuals on the market. On the first page of chapter one he states, "[This guide] doesn't have pictures that look like they were taken from a cadaver, and it doesn't hide behind a wall of fancy sex terms or read as though it were written by Mr. Rogers." This sort of condescending approach to other sex guides results in quot...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 13

…Reelin''em in I Bak Michigan continues to make amnauing lcdayi tefob rruinmr, headway in rise football recruiting wars, with two 11ore se cn ommiitments. Find FRIDAY *about hht onlne. JULY 17, 2000 michigandaily.com /sports I Yankees trade phenom Henson to Cincinnati I[ichigan quarterback to 'rethink priorities 'regarding baseball and football ly Dan Williams )aily Sports Eitor he will be playing with the Chattanooga Lookouts, the Reds' Cl...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 14

…14 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 Smith to become an Aztec Bo's final charity golf tourney a success Memorial event raised millions for adrenal cancer research By Raphael Goodstein Daily Sports Editor Three years ago, senior forward Brandon Smith committed to play for Steve Fisher and Michigan. Fisher was fired in the fall of 1997 before Smith ever got to wear the baggy Michigan basketball shorts under the embattled coach. But...…

July 17, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 49) • Page Image 15

…The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 17, 2000 - 15 rt e N Men's soccer coach: Elbel is sufficient for new team *r3noh ITND netem. AX %Ajati al U IN %-/ BY Arun Goual CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) ---Matt oherty, a starter on North Carolina's 982 NCAA national championship am, was introduced as Tar Heels' >ah Tuesday, the first former player om the storied program to return as rach in 75 years. herty, who had his first head ing job at Notre Dame last...…

July 10, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 48) • Page Image 1

…am . er7ga:1.ly_ Monday, July 10, 2000 One hundred nine years ofeditoriafreedom www.michigandaily.com Eeplace Tower Records e.sf By Anna Clark and Hanna LoPatin Daly taffReporters After buying out the lease to Tower Records, the School of Public Health will be moving between 75 and 100 ademic offices into the music store's .mer location on South University, said Zac Johnson, the records sales manager for Tower Records. Diane Brown, the U...…

July 10, 2000 (vol. 110, iss. 48) • Page Image 2

…2 - The Michigan Daily - Monday, July 10, 2000 TOWER Continued from Page 1 States Aid for International Development, Gray said. It will be a population fellow program studying environmensal problems. The space will not be usco by only professors and staff. "Students will be working" on the projects too, Gray said. Gray said renovations will begin shortly. "You probably won't recog- nize" the inside, he said. By Sept. 1. Gray said the school ...…

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