The Greek system is trying to consult their way out of a hard earned reputation for hazing and date rape. Good luck! Since I spent the evening writing and thinking about Detroit, I will subject you to a couple websites. This, apparently British website has a nifty Detroit population animated gif, and the great folks […]
The Michigan Review editors claim over 1,000 copies of their latest issue was stolen, and there are tiny cameras all over campus, something I’ll see what I can find more about. Featured in this week’s issue is an article about the Supreme Court bus flap I mentioned briefly last week. While it’s too late to […]
Engineering Professor C.W. Kauffman has written a long “Faculty Perspective” in the University Record about the alleged theft of his ideas by the University. Something of a conspiracy theorist, Prof. Kauffman has long tried to drum up interest in his situation in the Michigan Daily, which resulted in this article last year about a number […]
“Best Place to Be Seen: The Diag, #2 Main Street Best Pick-Up Place: Conor O’Neill’s, #2 University of Michigan Undergraduate Library…” Read the rest of Current magazine’s ‘Best of Washtenaw County 2003’ here
After pressure from SOLE, the University has established a committee to create guidelines for a new purchasing policy. I think from the administration’s perspective, committees are a good way to defuse activists’ vim and quietly find compromises. SOLE considers it a partial victory, something Julie Peterson seems almost too eager to concede. Unfortunately, it doesn’t […]
Making waves online is a story about an Intel programmer who has been detained indefinitely by the U.S. federal goverenment. His friends have created a “Free Mike Hawash” website. The Washington Post determined at least 44 others are in similar situations.
The Al Jazeera english website is back up.