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October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 1

…DUBYA'S WARS a gan's Stone's latest political drama is a story of presidential battles within and without. See Arts, Page 5A Ann Arbor, Michigan Wednesday, October 22, 2008 michigandaily.com OFF-CAMPUS HOUSING GROWS UP UNDERGRADUATE ADMISSIONS Minority enrollment dips for 2008 class 'U' sees slight drop in first full cycle after Proposal 2 By CHRIS HERRING Managing NewsEditor The number of underrepre- sented minorities in the Universi-...…

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…0! 2A - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com BURTON MEMORIA L TOWE Rc Bringing the bells to campus Few noises walking to class are as conspicuous as the clang of the bells coming from the Burton Memorial Tower every 15 minutes. Together, the bells compose the Charles M. Baird Carillon, one of the largest instruments in North America. Though now a fixture of cam- pus, the funds for the bell tower and the cari...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.comW Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 3A NEWS BRIEFS BAGHDAD Iraqi Cabinet says U.S. pact needs change Iraq's Cabinet decided yester- day to ask the U.S. forchanges to the draft agreement that would keep American troops here three more years, as key Shiite lawmak- ers warned the deal stands little chance of approval as it stands. The decision, reached in a closed-door meeting that lasted nearly six hours, rais...…

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…4A - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 e it igan al, y Edited and managed by students at the University of Michigan since 1890. 420 Maynard St. Ann Arbor, MI 48109 tothedaily@umich.edu ROSE JAFFE ANDREW GROSSMAN EDITOR IN CHIEF GARY GRACA EDITORIAL PAGE EDITOR GABE NELSON MANAGING EDITOR Tod - .?Wmbr f7p4( sweof k 4aj8-an,. The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom E-MAIL ROSE AT ROSEJAFF@UMICH.EDU r Unsigned editorials reflect the official pos...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Wednesday, October 22, 2008 -5A A Texas boys rise and fall Oliver Stone's latest delves into the world of Dubya By IMRAN SYED Daily Arts Writer "W." - Oliver Stone's fascinating biopic about our current president - will make you sympa- thize with George W. Bush no matter what you believe. As scary as that may be to some on this campus, it ** makes for a spectacular film, with a sweeping lead perfor- W....…

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…6A-Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 0 the michigan daily You need to Rent from the BEST OUR APARTMENTS INCLUDE Heat & water Excellent maintenance Great location FREE FOOD! Wireless internet 24 hr attendant THE BEST OF ANN ARBOR 2008 734-761-2680 Universityowers-mi.com Leasing for Spring/Fall 2009 536 S. Forest Ave. Ann Arbor, MI 48104 corner of S. Unersiy and Forest University AVAIL. 9/1/08 WILLIAM & Divi- ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 7A FIRE From Page 1A were initially displaced by the fire, with the exception of those who lived in the actual room, returned to their rooms last night. LSA freshman Lindsay Brentin, who lives in Fisher Hall and stayed in Markley during the break, said she heard the fire alarms and immediately opened her door to see what was happening. APARTMENTS From Page 1A ing tax subsidi...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandailycomWensaOohr2,08-A Wednesday, October 22, 2008- 8A 0 0 L u ulc ocei prvladi v ai oof~fcnwte nnIsmnn rcmisoigadnwycmisoe fies im n eratrcmisoig onpyet ilb ltre fr9 asatrcmisoigo 0dy fe oncoigdt ready commissioned. Automatic ayment from, and direct deosit of pay into, a UAA Checking account, and overdraft protection using a UAA Credit Card or USAA Savings account are required. In the event of a loan default ...…

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…PAG E 6:ST' AKE DSFOR EN'S SC The Michigan Daily I michigandaily.com I October 22, 2008 Sophomore Donovan Warren chases after Penn State freshman running back Stephfon Green in the final minutes of the Nittany Lions' 20-point fourth quarter. Mistakes snowball in Going into MSU Wolverines' blowout loss 'M' still unready for 60 minutes 9-game-streak over Penn State snapped, with 6-year run against MSU on the line Saturday By NATE SANDALS Da...…

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…2B - October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Philly fans are in it together after 25 disappointing years Michigan runners post peak times at Pre-Nationals 0 T he World Series starts tonight in St. Petersburg, Fla., and most of this cam- pus doesn't care. But there are a few hundred die- hard Philly fans hanging around Ann Arbor, and each of us has died a little biteverysports season of our entire lives. It's been 25 years,...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com October 22, 2008 - 3B Late push gives'M' fifth place By NICK COSTON Daily Sports Writer Last season, the Michigan women's golf team had just five top-five finishes. But after four tournaments this year, the Wolverines already have three, thanks to a successful final round at the Lady Northern Invi- tational this past weekend. Sitting in ninth place after two rounds, the Wolverines made a late push and p...…

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…4B - October 22, 2008 s da, The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com 48 - October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom GAME STATISTICS Graham guarantees win Saturday . Tm,,Stats First Downs Rsh/Yds Passintg as OffensivePlay Ttal Offens Kick rturs/Yds PuntretrnsS/ Yds Comp/Att/Int Punts/Avg Fme/Lost Pnalties/Yards TimeR of PRo PENN ST. 22 38/231 2s1 482 3/95 2/1 19/33/0 3/44.7 3/1 3/20 30:19 MICH 15 46/202 89 68 291 8/162 1/-3 1...…

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…portS, The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com October 22, 2008 - 5B MAIZE GAUGE The Michigan Daily football writers break down the weekend's stats that don't show up in the box score. The Defense-o-Meter measures the intensity of the defense, the Rod-o-Meter judges how emotional (positive or negative) Rich Rodriguez was following the game and the Hype-o-Meter measures the fans' performance. DEFENSE-0-METER O The performance combined two of...…

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…6B - October 22, 2008 SportsWednesday The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com MEN'S SOCCER Michigan's unbeaten streak comes to end in loss to Spartans Wolverines fail to win Big Bear Trophy for fifth straight season By FELIX CARREON For the Daily One team's streak had to end Sat- urday afternoon. The No. 18 Michigan men's soc- cer team (1-1-1 Big Ten, 9-3-2 over- all) wanted to extend its unbeaten streak to seven games, while Mich- igan St...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 15

…0 0 -F 0 0 0 S8 Te MchganDaly - edn sdaOtbr2,20 Rentingin A2 a cautionary taleByCarolineHartmann hen people tell me they've had unfortu- nate Ann Arbor housing experiences, I can't help but laugh a little. Not because I don't believe them, but because I know I've fared worse. So much worse that I can claim the authority to lay down some ground rules for every student seeking housing in this cramped college town. So the house is a histor...…

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…" 0 The Michigan Daily - Wednesday October 22,2008 Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - The Michigan Daily <7C] Iyou build it, - Discussing real estate nowadays, words like "foreclosure" and "stagnation" with all those big, expensive apartments sproul For the residents of certain campus houses, throwing wild parties s sacred tradition CHANEL VONHABSBUR A three-story beer bong has been a feature of this State Street apartment for years. )THRIN...…

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…I "0 0. 0 9 0 0 0 I C h Mchgn.aiy- edesdy, c0oer 2, 008 Wedneday, ctobr 22,20:8 -hMiignD ly 3 The party must go on By Trevor Calero 0 Daily Staff Writer Beta Omega Chi, the faux f rat It all started on a quiet Sunday after- noon in a West Quad dorm room, a couple of guys nursing a hangover and tossing back a few beers, trying to decide where they were going to live the next year. And now, seven years later, a house stands on State St...…

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…" " s " " " 0" I 4C The Michigan Daily - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 .Wednesday, October 22; 2008 - The Michigan Da The churchon Church 1131 Church Street Price tag - $2,900 a month Walk to the end of Church Street, away be seen as assets from the debauchery of Back Room and room, at the top of Rick's and you will happen upon a reno. ing up into the stee vated church, complete with -bright red has two windows doors, a large bay window and ...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - T R N p > PRESENED BYTHE M ICHGNDIYLSIID MODEL NOW OPEN Located at 4 Eleven Lofts Leasing Center 400 E. Washington (@ Division) 11 Tree City Properties Beautiful 3, 4, 5, 6, and 7 Bedroom Houses Apartments Available Also www.treecityproperties.com 734-994-8733 #INVESTOR'S PROPERTY MANAGEMENT love Houses & Apartments www.ipma2.com 734-662-8832 FREE HIGH SPEED INTERNE...…

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…2D - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Mid -higan Daily - michigandaily.com 2D - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Mic higan Daily - michigandailycom LIVE LIKE YOU MEAN IT 1000 N. Huron r emustud Apartments Available for 2009! 0 WilsonWhite M A N A G E M E N T . Great locations; minutes from EVERYTHING! " Numerous rentals near central Campus and all over Ann Arbor. . Efficiencies, apartments, and houses available, Keys Management small, ...…

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….The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 3D 181211I (Milk'! I I We have exactly what you desire for your housing needs. MICHI.GAN Commercial Efficiencies, one, two, three or six bedroom units. In older homes or modern apartment buildings. Efficiencies to 8 Bedrooms Still Available for '09-'10 Spacious Living Areas and Bedrooms Walking Distance to Campus Offering Various Ammenities I Please contact us at 7...…

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…4D - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com@ *I MICHIGAN RENTAL 40+ Locations At the Heart of Campus - Specialize 4-9 Bedroom Houses - 2+ Baths Typical - Always Ample Parking - Modern Kitchens ogtudenits 0 Varsity Management i We have the best apartments We have the best campus locations 625 Church St. 668-no www.varsitymanagement.com soul 337 E. Huron :::a 'Ann Arbor, M 48104 (734) 663-4101 F I CAMPUS MANA...…

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…The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 5D The Michigan Daily - michigandailycom Wednesday, October 22, 2008 - 5D C & I Management, LLC Rental Info. (734)320-1245 NOW LEASING FOR FALL 2009! LOCATIONS: *Great Location: Across from East Quad *Beautiful, Spacious, Quiet *Furnished & Unfurnished Available *Laundry *Parking included *Heat and water paid for most properties *No pets, no smoking *Small management ...…

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…6D - Wednesday, October 22, 2008 The Michigan Daily - michigandaily.com Now Leasing 40 wonderful houses and apartments CLOSE TO CAMPUS!!! Most properties are less than 2 blocks from the campus peril Contact us and we may be able to help you find the perfect ph live within walking distance of the University of Michigan can (734) 665-5620 www.bartonbrookcom May and September leases Voted #1 by Michigan Daily readers! eter. ce to Tom Clark A...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 27

…jungle am pus EDITOR Sarah Baicker Editorial Director Fred Cohn Associate Editor Denis Wilson Art Director Michael Wilson Print & Distribution Manager Chris Veneziale UNIVE RSUM JUNGLE CareerTV MEDIA GIUP JUNGLE CAMPUS IS A MEDIA PROPERTY OF UNIVERSUM Universum publishes a portfolio of products, including WetFeet Insider Guides and MBA Jungle Magazine UNIVERSUM 1518 Walnut Street, Suite 1800 Philadelphia, PA 19102 215 546 4900 www.universumusa...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 28

…Could it be 'a bol C.ZfLeAQ Embracing possibilities, differences, growing t creating ogether -- that's what diversity is all about. 4 Unilever understands the importance of diversity and that's why it is a 4 critical component of our business strategy and an integral part of everything we value and do. Adding Vitality to Life e Doove AFXE BRING OUT THE BESTS www.unileverusa.com …

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…I I I I I JN - 1_ ' I By now, it's old news that millennials insist on having lives outside of the office, no matter the career paths they choose. "Work-life balance" is a hot topic these days, with employers dangling the phrase over potential hires at every stage of the recruitment process. With all the talk of flexible schedules and flip-flops at the office, we can't really blame your parents for thinking your generation has been, well...…

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…RANK COMPANY Calvin Kleinl 5'3M 53 ! : 56 57 59 f,1 6v 63 65 6b 67 68- 69 71 -' 13 . ",74 79_77 79 81 83 85 7 87.. 09 91 93. to 99 Amazon.com Southwest Airlines Bain & Company U.S. Air Force Gap Inc. Discovery Communications Deutsche Bank Merck GlaxoSmithKline American Express PepsiCo ExxonMobil American Airlines Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Dell Cardinal Health Maxim Healthcare UBS Accenture Wachovia Corporation Honda Companies Northrop ...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 33

…POSITION: Staff one in Assurance EDUCATION: BBS, Accounting, Baruch College, OST ACCOUNTANTS 2007 2007 I Cease their way into the IF I COUL.D HAVE ANY SUPER *W trd.NtCsinAc. POWER, I'D CHOOSE: The trade. Not Cristina Acon. ability to read minds-I'd The Baruch College graduate always know the truth. started with Ernst & Young in January-the height of "busy season." But Acon, who speaks three languages, is no stranger to intellectual challenges....…

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… I 'dft V'0 P e A 1 Together we will build the world's most extraordinary food company by nourishing people's lives everywhere, everyday. ABOUT US Campbell Soup Company is a global manufacturer and marketer of simple meals, including soup, as well as baked snacks, and vegetable based beverages. The company is 140 years old, with over $7.3 billion in annual sales and a portfolio of more than 20 market-leading brands. OUR COMMUNITIES Campbel...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 35

…Chris Cook POSITION: Retail Business Manager-Philadelphia EDUCATION: BS, Communications, Shippensburg University, 2002; MS, Organizational Leadership, Cabrini College, 200/ i HEN CHRIS COOK was WHAT I'VE LEARNED TODAY: in college, he'd spend Once you have a loyal customer whom you treat Christmas vacation with care, you'll have them working in the mall. A chance for life. meeting with a Campbell recruiter one afternoon got him thinking that th...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 36

…ramento, 1994 WC RECRUITER Jennifer 'ORITE ANIMAL: Pettersen has been with is-they love you the firm eight years and onditionatty worked in several different offices, and she still continues to be impressed with the quality of the students she meets. Pettersen, who loves going to campus and talking to students about life at the firm, is amazed at how engaged today's college students are, and how prepared many of them are for careers in account...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 37

…..... .... ..... .... .... ...... POSITION: Tax Intern EDUCATION: BS, Accounting, Louisiana State University, 2009 IF I COULD LIVE IN ANY HISTORICAL TIME, IT EIDI GILES' roommate was WOULD BE: the Elizabethan era-I love British history 1 an accounting major-she and Queen Elizabeth is my wasn't. But when her favorite! roommate dragged her to an XTREME accounting competition meeting, she agreed to be a part of the team despite her lack of experi...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 38

…aNMM~ Matt Algar POSITION: Customer Support Team Leader in the Logistics Organization, Supply Chain Management Program Leadership Development Program (SCMP) Participant EDUCATION: BS, Supply Chain and Information Systems, Pennsylvania State University, 2006 IF I COULD HAVE DINNER WITH ANYBODY, I'D CHOOSE: Abe Lincoln IF UNILEVER WERE A CAR, LI I ITW WHA Gett inte agai oppc here OULD BE As convertible ATT ALGAR has AT I'VE LEARNED TODAY: b...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 39

…I learned how to look up the A LIBERAL ARTS MAJOR net book value of our fixed with little financial assets in SAP, a financial background, Jessie Sobel system we use. wasn't sure what to expect when she accepted a spot in Unilever's internship program. But beyond getting to work with established brands like Lipton and Slim-Fast, Sobel found a great deal of professional responsibility-especially considering she's only been out of school for one...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 40

…Mansij Hans POSITION: Process Engineer EDUCATION: BS, Chemical Engineering and Biology, University of Virginia, 2007 HIDDEN TALENT: I have talent for and understanding of financial markets and world economies-I'm even a partner in my own hedge fund! ANSIJ HANS had a good friend in college whose father worked for Monsanto, but it wasn't always in his plans to work for the agricultural firm. As he learned more about the company, however, he b...…

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…POSITION; Electrical and Instrumentation Maintenance Engineer EDUCATION BS, Engineering, Louisiana State University, 2006 IF I COULD HAVE ANY SUPERPOWER, I'D PICK: the AWAD JAVED completed a ability to fly, so I could cut through traffic! co-op at Monsanto while he was in school-he had been drawn to the company because of its forward thinking. Once he started his program, he loved how approachable, knowledgeable, and down-to-earth everyone at ...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 43

…Charlie POSITION: Computer Science Intern in CSIP EDUCATION: BS/MS, Computer Science, December 2008 HIDDEN TALENT: I play the trumpet-Ive been playing for 12 years. N A NUMBER OF WAYS, Charlie's summer with the NSA was like any other computer science internship. He reported to managers, worked with data, and completed projects that were handed off to him. But in other ways, the experience was completely different: Charlie's work was classifie...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 44

…We believe that by applying the highest business ethics and visionary thinking - everything is within our reach, and yours. Like creating systems vital to the safety and security of our nation. Like shaping the latest technological breakthroughs that redefine defense, information technology, and commercial business. Like delivering countless systems and products that reflect the best ideas of people around the globe. This is our view at Lockhe...…

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…Howard Mapp POSITION: Actuarial Assistant EDUCATION: BA, Actuarial Science, Temple University, 2007 MY ADVICE TO STUDENTS: Learn as much as you can now about the three types of income: Earned, Passive, and Portfolio. OWARD MAPP spent two years as an intern at Liberty Mutual in Philadelphia before graduation, but left for Boston to work full-time. He's enjoyed learning about the insurance business and his new surroundings-even though he has to...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 46

….11 I Describe Lockheed Martin in three words: Innovative, diverse, community-oriented t Do you have any advice for students who might want to work there one day? For those students that would like to work at Lockheed Martin someday, I would advise them to get the best out of their education. Not only is a GPA important, but being involved in university organizations and community outreach is also important. I would encourage students to b...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 47

…POSITION: Systems Engineer EDUCATION. MS Systems Eng, UPenn, 2008; BS Eng Science, Penn State, 2004 LANDED THE JOB THROUGH: Networking MY ADVICE TO STUDENTS: Show you know how to have a life. Get involved in activities that demonstrate who you are as a person. What's something about Lockheed Martin that only the people who work there would know? Lockheed Martin is the company that modified the underwater Lotus vehicle driven by James Bond and...…

October 22, 2008 (vol. 119, iss. 35) • Page Image 48

…MONSANTO is proud to be recognized as a TOP TEIN EMPLOYER by Science Magazine and as one of the 2008 DIVERSITYINC TOP 50 COMPANIES for diversity. You're ready to make your mark on the world. Ready for excitement and challenges. Ready for Monsanto. As a solid, thriving global company, Monsanto offers a place where you can be proud to work, grow, and make a difference-every day. At Monsanto, you're part of something bigger than yourself. You're ...…

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