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March 11, 1999 (vol. 109, iss. 93) • Page Image 1

…1£1V *rnt lAita+ il aar vv tuner Today: Mostly cloudy. High 32. Low 12. Tomorrow: Partly cloudy. High 35. One hundred eight years f editorial fredom Thursday March 11, 1999 Friends remember Groesbeck By Jaimie Winkler Daily Staff Reporter Family and friends of University alum Christopher Groesbeck remember him as caring and always willing to help someone in need as they begin the healing process'fol- l ing his tragic death. oesbeck's l...…

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…2A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 NATION/WORLD BUDGET Continued from Page JA it is in its preliminary stages and far from perfect. "It has some flaws," Jellema said. "But is it a good first step? Yes" Bollinger solicited a funding increase bf3.5 percent - more than the "woeful- ly.inadequate" amount currently pro- I jed but less than the 5 percent request- "6dby the University Board of Regents in November. "It is difficult ...…

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… LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Dairy - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 3A 4ESEARCH " 9 Computer model study elucidates oompetition For complex adaptive systems, in hich both animals foraging for food investors can benefit from making choices different from their competitors, there is an optimum amount of informa- ion that can lead to a maximum use of resources, a new University study found. Physics Prof. Robert Savit, who led th e study recently publi...…

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…4A -- The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 Ugjz A{{citgy &Qi Fighting darkness and searching for answers in the winter storm 420 Maynard Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109 daily.letters@umich.edu Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan HEATHER KAMINS Editor in Chief JEFFREY KOSSEFF DAVID WALLACE Editorial Page Editors "There are those of us who live in rooms of experience that we can never enter" - John Steinbeck Hav...…

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… LOCAL/STATE The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 5A NEGOTIATION Continued from Page 1A posed of three issues: wages, fraction recalculations and compensated train- ing for international graduate students. While the organization's new package consists of the same fundamental ;must-haves,' the contract language for each issue has changed significantly. Odier-Fink said one of the most dra- matic changes to the contract package came...…

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…6A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 U - **********PARKINGt ******"****** On campus parking! Special rates! 665-8825. B-SCHOOL PRKG. Safe and secure. Church St. Call Brian 313-793-2137. MACEXCHANGE, Your Macintosh specialist for sales & service. Complete Power Mac systems from $649. 1739 Washtenaw, Ypsilanti. 482-0739. PARKING AVAILABLE Central Campus Call 668-1100. SHAKY JAKE WOODS original, autographed, classic collector's it...…

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… LOCAL/STATE I ne Micnigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 7A i ;e 0 GROESBECK Continued from Page :1A "I'm sure he came to her rescue when she cut her wrists," Vicki Hill said. Art Hill, Groesbeck's stepfather, said Qureshi had threatened to commit suicide many times before if Groesbeck were to break off the relationship. The family is devastated, Vicki Hill said, but her son's friends and family have con- tructed a tight support networ...…

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…8A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 NATION/WORLD Dow Jones Industrial Average and the NASDAQ Composite for Week 3/3 to 3/10 Judge allows Kevorkian to present emotional testunony 3/3 3/4 3/5 3/8 3/9 DJIA 9,275.88 9,467.40 9,736.08 9,727.61 9,693.76 n 9 '7 n A Close Change -21.73 +191.52 +268.68 -8.47 -33.85 NASDAQ Close 2,265.20 2,292.89 21337.11 2,397.62 2,392.94 Change +6.17 +27.69 +44.22 +60.51 -4.68 AI%- jL% 3/10 9,...…

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… HIGHER EDUCATION The Michigan Daily -- Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 9A Schools look to 'U' for anti-sweatshop leadership By Michael Grass Daily Staff Reporter As University administrators and student activists negoti- ate a stronger set of labor standards in the collegiate apparel industry, the activists' counterparts on other campuses have ade what they hope are great strides to improve sweatshop ' nditions in factories. The Collegiate Lic...…

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…10A -- The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 HIGHER EDUCATION Students support Greek system single-sex houses Crowd surfing I -a Scientist may have shared 0 By Brad Russo The Dartmouth HANOVER, N.H. -- Eighty-three percent of students responding to a poll by The Dartmouth on Feb. 11 said they support the continuation of single-sex fraternities and sororities at Dartmouth. But others are voicing support for the controversial init...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 11A A weekly guide to who's where, what's happening and why you need to be there ... The List Thursday, March 11 through Wednesday, March 17 Films opening Baby Geniuses A story about really smart kids. Don't worry, you don't want to see this. At Showcase: 12:10, 2:15, 4:30, 6:45, 9, 11. The Corrupter *** Chow Yun-Fat and Marky Mark star in this new crime thriller about two cops battling gang...…

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… Xavier 86, TOLEDO 84 CLEMSON 77, Georgia 57 NO. CAROLINA ST. 92, Providence 86 OLD DOMINION 75, PRINCETON 54, Georgetown 47 RUTGERS 58, Hofstra 45 WAKE FOREST 73, Alabama 57 Butler 51, BRADLEY 50 NEBRASKA 68, COLORADO 65, Pepperdine 61 TCU 72, KANSAS STATE 71 COLORADO STATE 69, Mississippi State 56 WYOMING 81, USC 77 DE PAUL 69, SPORTS The Michigan club fencing team placed three teams at the Fencing National Champions over spring break. T...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 -13A MCAA Tournament predictions The Final Four Final Four most valuable player Cinderella First major to fall Story of the tournament qblwaw WmdwRwwwxlh rwwrwwrwrrrwrrrwwwwwrwwwwsrrwwwrsrrrswwrwwwrrr.e rrrrrrrarwrrrwrwrrwwrwwrswrrwrwwwrrwrrrrrwrrrw.wrsrn..ti.rrrsrrrrrrrrrarrrrrrr..rr wrrrr...r..r..ws Duke Connecticut St. John's Arizona Kevin Freeman, Connecticut Hey, you gotta stick wit...…

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…14A -The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 HER LAST HURRAH BY STEPHANIE OFFEN DAILY SPORTS WRITER he Michigan women's basket- ball team almost went into the 1999-2000 season losing no players. Michigan's lone senior, Ann Lemire, almost stayed an extra year. "It was seven games into the sea- son," Lemire recalled. "The Big Ten season had not even begun, and I tore my ACL in practice. I lost my whole freshman year." Lemire spent the ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 15A SHARAT RAJU Sharat in the Dark UCLA hopes to bruin Blue's momentum Legends, recollections of DiMagglo a part of Americanfolkore n the first half of the 20th Century, America was a baseball country and New York City was its capital. With three teams - the Yankees, the Giants and the Dodgers - baseball was as much a part of people's lives as religion'. On a lazy summer day in New York, a ba...…

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…16A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 Senior breaks image of 'typical college hockey player' ROMINSKI Continued from Page 12A Berenson will attest to that. "I can see him not fitting the mold of a 'typical college hockey player,'" said Berenson of his protege. "He's a well- rounded kid - a free thinker." Berenson remembers four seasons past, when the maize-and-blue offered Rominski a scholarship for hockey after one year in juni...…

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…The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 - 17A *Blue 24th at NCAAs By Jon Zemke Daily Sports Writer At the end of the NCAA indoor track meet the Michigan women's track team found themselves out in the cold. The Wolverines found themselves in a tie for 24th place. Surprising, since Michigan entered the meet as one of the top 10 teams in the nation. Michigan only mustered a meager eight points, 53 behind Texas' meet- leading 61. "It's not...…

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…18A - The Michigan Daily - Thursday, March 11, 1999 0 T JANUARY S US wITH A INVENTORY NOW HORR CR151 BLIZZARDS IBLE CASH S. DUE TO HAVE FLOW OUR G LEFT AND RAVE AN TO UN D SERIOUS SITUATION WE ARE FORCED LIQ.UIDATE MERCHANDISE THIS WEEK AT HEARD OF PRICES. THIS OFFER AY BE TER INATED AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE. 11 0 ON EVERY SINGLE MICHIGAN LONGSLEEVE TEE! OR BUY ANY LONGSLEEVE TEE OR HEAVY COTTON SWEATSHIRT AND: TAKE ANY 5 ...…

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…16B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 ALOE Continued from Page 7B small. From the roof, no stars seemed bright, no car horns seemed loud. There was just the mumble and whisper of the dispersing crowd, all around us, below us, in the street. I was numbed after what I had seen. Vaguely, I felt some sort of loss at the passing of the fire- works, the event. She was silent beside me, the lull, slow motion for her...…

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… 0 9 0 2B - The Michigan Daily - literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 The Michigan Daily - Literary Magaz Contents ~ "Night-Time In Nowhere, America," poem by Julia Shih ............................2B / "Blood and Water," essay by Matthew Schmitt ...................3B / "Coming Clean," short fiction by Melissa Robbins ..........4B / "After Dinner, September," poem by Melissa L. Jones ....................6B / "Integrity in a Lar...…

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…S 0 0 0 14B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 BLOOD Continued from Page 138 ing a little power now. "Wow, that's impressive, this is such a conservative area. Have they talked to you about the risks?" "Um, well, my dad is a doctor, but no, I mean, what risks? Wait. My part- ner and I are safe. We got tested for HIV, not because we were worried,,but just because I feel it's a good idea. We're both negative...…

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… 0 0 0 4B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 " Coming Clean By Melissa Robb ins The Michigan Daily - Literary Magaz He's not really listening to me anymore. He's given up tracing lines from my mouth to my .breasts with his eyes while I'm giving him the long answer to his question of how have I been. He's quit trying to look sultry and sympathetic, quit trying to put his hand on my unshaven thigh or brush...…

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…0 0 0 12B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 In Three Minutes By Joe Fletcher The Michigan Daily - Literary Maga2 I want a clean table downtown, where the windows steam with breath and hot milk. And outside the sunlight spilling between build- ings and the man on crutches. And his dog. I want to make sense of the spray paint in the alley behind the restaurant, pause for a cigarette among the milk crates. ...…

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… 6B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazir After Dinner, September By Melissa L. Jones I'll admit, there is a certain transcendence in licking a peanut butter coated knife and knowing it's wrong. But little of the sublime is to be found in melon rind. Cheap mustard is as unpalatable as bad poetry (ill conceived, poorly proportioned, substandard seed, not worth fighting over)...…

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…. 0 10B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday, March 11, 1999 Solace in a Closed Closet By Renee S. Zukin The Michigan Daily Literary Mag Aloe Vera's Mysterious Malady or An Indigo Dream I don't remember the first time I spent time in my closet. It must have been dur- ing a game of hide and seek or while seek- ing refuge from noogies, spit balls, and unfair wrestling matches between my older brothers and me. Shutting myself ...…

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…0 0 0 0 8B - The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine - Thursday. March 11. 1999 The Michigan Daily - Literary Magazine ..... .....-...Q,.-.. ...1 . V '- e Wics es fnmcis e Brown,Jessica Johnson, Marqgaret Myrsan'd KcItj McKinnell. Some of this year's contributors to The Michigan Daily Literary Magazine include (clockwise, from top left): Melissa Jones, Matthew Schmitt, Julia Shih, Edward Kehoe, Joelle Renstrom and Camille Noe. …

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