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B| m 2001 MICHIGANENSIAN UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN ill: A blizzard cloaks North Campus in a blanket of snow on December 11. Many professors cancelled their classes the day after the storm, unable to commute to campus in what was the first snowfall of the season. photo by Mike Cutri 10 64 96 112 128 144 220 272 Greek Life 318 370 Graduates Burton tower rises above the Ann Arbor skyline on Central Campus. The tower was closed to the public while it underwent renovation which lasted until spring, photo by Evan Busch MICHIGANENSIAN UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN Volume 105 Enrollment: 38,103 420 Maynard Street Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 www.michiganensian.com 7 A student speeds by Angell Hall via bicycle on her way to class. Many students living farther from campus relied on bikes to travel to classes instead of hunting for a rare vacant parking space on campus, photo by Nathan Busch Whether we grew up in Michigan or Montreal, drew our roots from nearby Southfield or as far away as eoul, we all made the University our new home. Where else could we experience such a highly regarded curriculum, make friends from places we had never heard of, and take in the aroma of the open-air restaurants on Main Street all at the same time? A cosmopolitan campus, a college town. this is ann arbor, this is 2 Opening is is where we wanted to be. LSA juniors Muki Muthuswami and Mark Vugrinovich play catch on a sunny afternoon in the Arb. The Nichols Arboretum was also a popular place for picnics and jogging. photo by Mike Cutri SI ,v - - . L. 8ft : --V J 3H? . - WC UI B -_ ? f ' V f ' f, iMuki jMark y catch [rnoon | Nichols ialsos ' , " , ' ' " fe ' %m % ' ' ' . ' i - i - ' - " " .v - : - " ml-..,. .; - X ' . : ' " ,- ' ' - " , ' . - : ' .- . -:K -. n ' -. r ' % ; . If, . ' - ; . ' " - - ; : I- ' " ,.- i- " " ' " 0 Ki -- . ' ' - . ' S v : ' kwfc .. ' ' IBM Dusk falls upon the neon sign of the State Theatre. The State Street business district was home to popular stores like Steve and Barry ' s and Borders. photo by Abby Johnson 4 Opening Come late August local businesses welcomed the return of students to the city after a relaxing summer. We in turn welcomed Bill Martin as our new Athletic Director and ousted the secret societies from the tower of the Union. We made our voices heard through chalkings on the diag and protests in Regents ' Plaza. Though our messages differed, our passion toward them remained the same. A student walks by the Natural Science Museum on her way from the Hill. Come October, vibrant leaves made the walk through campus all the more enjoyable, photo by Susan Chalmers mm i tea ether it was Chris Thompson claiming the bronze medal in the 1500 meter freestyle at the 2000 Olympic games in Sydney, Australia, the football team earning its 800th win in program history, or the men of Bursley ' s Rotvig House winning the Residence Hall Division IM Broomball championship, we cheered all of our teams, classmates and friends on to victory. Students show their true colors at the Homecoming game against Indiana. Students and alumni from generations past filled the Big House to witness the Wolverines shut out Indiana, photo by Ah Melber A sea of winged helmets prepares to burst out of the tunnel at the Big House. A mob numbering over 110,000 strong welcomed the players with deafening cheers : or each home game. ohoto by Mike Cutri Opening 7 nm " Italian tollniw, issioiv fflmiKiKi Wishtjnj tWlftous ' ' Engineering sopho- mores Colin Murphy and Krishna Patel sit together outside West Hall. The Diag and surrounding areas were popular areas for students to congregate. photo by Michelle Sohn Nineteen different schools and colleges with over 200 fields to major in. Over 700 organizations to find a place in or 30 Intramural sports to compete A child holds a sign during an affirmative action rally on the Diag. Affirmative action lawsuits against the University ' s admissions policies commenced in a Washtenaw County courthouse during the fall semester, photo by Ari Me ber in. 38,103 students from 50 states and more than 1 00 different countries. With so many choices, back- grounds and opportunities, it took very little effort to be unique. Truely, the one thing we all shared was our separateness Opening 9 PARKING ONLY ,X 1 School of Nursing seniors Melissa Balok and Karen Kwapis face off in a game of fuseball at Touchdown ' s on South U. Local bars were popular hangouts for those of age on any night of the week, photo by Ari Melber 10 Michigan Life Everyone remembered the first time they stepped on the " M " in the Diag or walked through the fountain by Burton Tower. As students traveled around campus via foot, bicycle, or razor scooter, navigation was complicated come late September as chainlink fences turned the center of be complete without Hash Bash campus into a labyrinth. Construe- or the Naked Mile? Despite all tion and renovation projects on the tradition and change, the Haven and Mason Halls as well as most recognizable aspect of life Burton Tower turned the campus at the University was how into an unsightly work-zone, different it was for each and Students crowding into the Union every one of us. Mug for Little Caesars ' Wednesday specials found Mrs. Fields and Villa Pizza had taken over its former location. On an ever-changing campus, students could always count on some things to remain the same. Muffled tones and laughter from house parties sifted through the damp midnight air every Friday. " The Victors " blared out of open windows on fall Saturdays, when football games in the Big House were paramount. And whether we liked it or not, what school year would michigln life X r O JO O A sign poking fun at the chainlink fences surrounding Mason Hall hangs above the entrance. Construction on the buildings hindered travel near the center of campus. photo by Susan Chalmers A block " M " flies above a tailgate party outside the stadium. Alumni and fans of all ages flooded Ann Arbor to celebrate before every home football game. photo by Abby Johnson Michigan Life 11 Bowl in hand, MSU junior Ryan Meltz examines parapherna- lia as junior engineering major Emily White looks on. Vendors filled the streets of Ann Arbor during the festival. photo by Abby Johnson With fresh marijuana leaves strung from her backpack, a student displays her opinion on legalization. Marijuana in all its forms made its appearance at Hash Bash. photo by Abby Johnson 12 Hash Bash and Naked Mile In full Wolverine regalia, a runner entertains the crowd at Naked Mile. The run started at the Rock and ended at the Cube in Regent ' s Plaza, photo by David Wolfe TRADITIONS hash bash and naked mile, once strongholds of campus tradition, experience setbacks Two senior women stand in the crowd outside of Ulrich ' s Bookstore at the corner of East University and South Uni- versity Avenues. It is the four- teenth of April, and many stu- dents have been waiting for this day. It is the last day of classes, the freedom of the end of winter term is in sight, and tonight is the annual run- ning of the Naked Mile. The women linger among the crowds, watching the first throngs of runners as they round the corner and head into the West Hall Arch. And then, while the rest of the audience is preoccupied with the spectacle, the women begin to undress. They do it quickly, as if removing their inhibitions along with their clothes. And once naked, they push through the crowd, who has, by now, noticed them and parts for them to pass. The women join the other run- ners, taking off for the annual dash to the Cube. " It ' s just something you have to do at least once, " one of the women says as she passes by, clothes clutched in a free arm. " You can ' t come to U of M and not do it. " And in fact, every year since 1 982, students have been run- ning the Naked Mile in the dark night following the last day of classes. Starting at Washtenaw Avenue and Hill Street at the Rock itself an illicit campus tradition stu- dents annually make the run down Washtenaw to South University Avenue, through CONTINUED the Arch, past the Shapiro and ON PAGE 14 Graduate Libraries, and across State Street to the Cube. The STORY Michigan Life 13 STORY CON IINTT.D FROM PAGE 13 event has grown from a Uni- versity-wide event into an at- traction annually gathering over 10,000 spectators, in- cluding those eager to capi- talize off of college students disrobing in public. Recently, runners have had their pic- tures show up in tabloid maga- zines and, more commonly, on the Internet. Thisyear, however, a seem- ingly carefree campus tradi- tion somehow turned sour. In the past, students were sim- ply informed by University of- ficialsthat the Naked Mile was not sponsored by the Univer- B ' 1 sity, and that students should CAELAN JORDAN be aware of the consequences of the run, such as unsolicited appearances on Internet por- nography sites. And then offi- cials looked the other way. Not so anymore. Students d o TRADITIONS were warned both by Ann Arbor police and the Univer- sity that participation in the run would result in arrest and prosecution. Because of the high publicity the warnings received, many students thought twice about running; as a result, fewer students ran the Naked Mile than in recent years. Some students who did participate, however, saw the warnings in a different light. " The illicitness is just going to make me run harder, " said an anonymous senior. Many students who did run in the event carried cloth- ing with them as a precau- tion. Ann Arbor police issued statements saying that arrests would be made only if the offender refused to put on clothing at the time of the citation. " Theycan ' tjustsingle out a few people, " said junior political science major Karl Hungus. " They can ' t arrest everyone. " Other students decided to take a more active role in the Naked Mile by volunteering to staff the event, protecting students and the audience alike by offering security. " We ' re here to keep people from getting groped. If secu- rity does a good job, the Uni- versity will allow the tradition to continue, " said junior psy- chology major Chessa Rosario. The tradition of the Naked Mile did stand in jeopardy at theend of winterterm, simply because so few students did participate in the event. De- creased participation could lead to the conclusion of the tradition on campus. Likewise, questions sur- rounding the propriety of the Naked Mile on campus also enveloped the activities of Hash Bash, held thefirst week- end in April every year. As always, the legalization dem- onstration generated a lot of debate from all sides of the protest. " The University cannot hold this event on campus anymore. It is too controver- sial, " said a freshman student who wished to remain anony- mous. Hash Bash, however, was less threatened because it is less of a student activity than the Naked Mile is. Hash Bash attracts more people from out- side the University, while the Naked Mile ' s runners gener- ally come from the University student body. Regardless of their place on campus, however, Hash Bash and the Naked Mile both made their mark on campus life in April, just as they have for many years. As campus traditions, they have attracted a wide range of attention to the University, putting the school in a national spotlight twice in the same month. 14 Hash Bash and Naked Mile Counting cash, a street vendor displays hemp items. Hemp products were a trend amongst smokers and non- smokers alike. photo by Abby Johnson Against a backdrop of bongs, a student purchases paraphernalia. Various goods were sold on the street, photo by Abby Johnson Announcing his presence, a runner sprints through campus. Some students disregarded warnings against running the Naked Mile, photo by David Wolfe Covered in garbage bags, a Naked Mile runner conceals himself. Many runners wore costumes for the event, photo by David Wolfe Michigan Life 15 Projected onto the jumbotron. University President Lee Bellinger is captured as he addresses the graduates. As President, Bollinger spoke at commence- ment, photo by Kristen Stone " NATIONAL CHAMPIONS Shading her eyes as she watches the Sitting on the stage, the University Regents and graduate Jamie Katz observe the ceremony. Katz delivered a speech she wrote for the occasion, photo by Kristen Stoner ceremony, a graduate displays a wreath on her mortarboard. Many students personalized their caps. photo by Kristen Stoner Clad in black caps and gowns, graduates sit in the stands of Michigan Stadium. The sunny day proved the traditional dress to be hot. photo by Kristen Stoner 16 Graduation AND CIRCUMSTANCE There were two things that the University was widely known for: athletics, and aca- demics. Both could be epito- mized by a packed football stadium. On April 29, 2000, under the warm spring sun- shine, graduating students were awarded degrees at the spring commencement cer- emonies held at Michigan Stadium. Processing in as Uni- versity students, they recessed out as University alumni. When asked if ready to leave, Greg Ng, a Business School graduate, replied, " I know that it is time for me to leave and to face the working world. " After singing the national anthem which opened the cer- emony, graduates were greeted with speeches by University President Lee Bellinger, student speaker Jamie Katz, and the chosen BY CAROLINE MENG commencement speaker, AND Dav,d Halberstam, Pulitzer CAELAN ORDAN Prize-winning war correspon- dent. Finally, thedegrees were awarded as the graduates were generally recognized. For their first time as alumni, graduates sang " Hail to the Victors, " concluding the cer- emony, and then filed out of the stadium to depart in vari- ous directions. Michigan Life 17 Strumming his guitar, junior philosophy and political science major Henry Brownstein relaxes on the Diag. The early days of fall semester provided some of the last nice days to spend outside. photo by Caelan Jordan M Outside, a student locks up her bike. For many students, going back to school included bringing bikes back to campus, photo by Caelan Jordan 18 Back to Class Nose in her book, first-year ISA student Cori Cunningham studies on the Diag. A return to schoolwork greeted students in the fall, photo by Cae an Jordan BEGINNING Kathleen Belanger, a junior English major in the School of Education, stands in front of the bookshelf in her apart- ment. Among the titles are a $60.40 copy of The Riverside Shakespeare and numerous writing guides. " I spent so much on books this year, " says Belanger, as she fingers the jackets. " More than ever before. " All part of the fall ritual of starting classes again. The year proved the same, with lines outside campus bookstores streaming down the sidewalks. " I don ' t really mind it, " saidjuniorengineer- ing major James Boomis. " You have to expect it. " With the new semester, students had to face new classes, new professors, and sometimes new schedules. Particularly with the compli- cations surrounding the new Wolverine Access, questions arose and students often did not know where to turn, add- ing insult to injury. " I am so confused with the new registration system that I am hoping I won ' t have to drop any classes or anything, " said junior elementary educa- tion major Marissa Neidlinger. Despite whatever obstacles that came with summer fad- ing into fall, the school year opened and students returned back to class. BY CAELAN JORDAN Michigan Life 19 I II Cai to A STADI BY CORTNEY DUEWEKE Hoards of people - stu- dents, alumni and visitors - lined the streets in their journey to the stadium, dressed from head to toe in maize and blue " Michi- gan " garb. Scalpers paced in front of the Union and clustered on State Street, while children and adults packed into Michigan Sta- dium to be part of one of the largest crowds in the country on that day. The contagious crackle of ex- citement throughout Ann Arbor on a football Satur- day was obvious even to newcomers. Football was a deep- rooted tradition in Ann Arbor, and became a word that was inextricably linked with the University ' s name. Many believed that no other college in the coun- try had the fortunate bal- ance of exceptional aca- demics and athletics that the University had. " We have the best foot- ball team in the country, " said Andrew Sigman, a re- cent economics graduate. " Around the community, you can see that everyone ' s excited. I still go to every football game; I don ' tthink I ' ve missed a game the whole time I ' ve been here. " Sigman said he no longer had a set " football Saturday " schedule, as many people did, but noted that the long trek to the stadium from North Cam- pus was formerly part of his usual routine. " We had to ride the bus and walk, " he explained. " I was usu- ally ready to go to sleep by r g y Catching a football, two students partici- pate in tradition before a football game. For many fans, football Saturdays were filled with their own aspirations of athletic stardom; students played impromptu games across campus before the game at Michigan Stadium. photo by Mike Cutri the time I got there, but then I gotall excited again. " University alumnus Kurt Muendelein, Jr. .graduated in 1964 and had attended nearly 70 University foot- ball games since his fresh- man year. " There ' s a cer- tain mystique about being in the Big House with over 100,000 people, " he said. CONTINUE: Although he claimed that ON PAGE 2: he " never really did much before the games " when he was a student, 34 years later he began coming to Ann Arbor hours in ad- STORY Michigan Life 21 At the Bagel Factory, juniors Mark Vruginovich, Nate Provost, Sarah Huggett, and Will Hyunh grab a bite to eat before the game. Most fans ate something before going to the stadium to avoid paying a lot for lunch, photo by Mike Cutri vance to take his daughter, an LSAjunior, out to lunch. STORY Industrial and opera- CONTINUED tions engineering junior FROM PAGE 21 Brian Burstein was very su- perstitious about the games. " In ' 97 when we won the National Champi- onship I taped every game on a new tape, hoping somehow it would con- tinue the undefeated sea- son, " he admitted. " If we lose a game, I refuse to wear whatever I wore that day to the next game. " I came to this school A STADI for the football tickets, " he said bluntly. " I love Michigan football! " closer to all these strang- But not everyone was ers, " he said. " And it ' s cold as enthusiastic about the outside, and sometimes it subject. " I don ' t go to the rains. " football games, " said Nomatterwhatattitude Adam Barker, a junior film one had toward football, major. " I ' d much rather sit the current of energy that and watch them in the ran through Ann Arbor on comfort of my house, in- football Saturdays was un- stead of being stuffed in deniable. Whether stu- with 15 million other dents attended these people. " games only during college " Every year it seems or for many years beyond, they paint the seats closer the spirit and excitement together, so you ' re getting they evoked in the com- munity overflowed beyond just the physical bounds of Michigan Stadium. UM OF energy 22 Football Saturdays Gathering momentum, the crowd heads toward Michigan Stadium. Gradually, more and more fans joined the crowd processing down State and Hoover Streets. photo by Mike Cutri Lifting their flags high into the air, members of the marching band perform at halftime. The September 23 game against the University of Illinois, an away game, was held at night; fans back in Ann Arbor waited and celebrated in anticipa- tion all day. photo by Jon Hammer Fists in the air, students watching the game against Rice University on September 9 lean over the wall dividing the field from the stands at Michigan Stadium. Students ' seating priority increased with each year at the University; by their fourth year, it was possible for fans to be sitting in the front rows of the stadium. photo by Mike Cutri Michigan Life 23 In the Shapiro Undergradu- ate Library, juniors Will Hyunh and Jim Hyunh study together with others late into the night. The UGLi was open until 5 a.m. daily, photo by Mike Cutri With candy wrappers around him, junior chemical engineering major Nate Provost passes out in his textbook. All-night study sessions often involved periodic impromptu naps. photo by Mike Cutri 24 All-Nighters UP ALL Both a friend and a foe to every college student, the all- nighter loomed over the aca- demic and social lives of the University. Over the course of their four years at the Univer- sity, students pulled all- nighters for a variety of differ- ent reasons. From the mid- term all-nighter to the party all-nighter to the hangout- with-friends all-nighter, it seemed for some students that they never did find time to sleep when it was actually dark outside. Said first-year LSA student Paul Janiczek II of his all- nighter, " I barely woke up in time for class and then I fell asleepaboutfourtimes. Itwas a mess. " The success of an all- nighter seemed to lie in the advantages of caffeine. Some students drank coffee or caffeinated beverages, while still others resorted to caffeine pills. Campus coffee shops like the Union ' s Cava Java were open late to accomodate stu- dents in search of caffeine. Yet, not all students pro- crastinated to the point of needing to stay up all night. " I know a lot of guys who pull all-nighters on a regular ba- sis, " said Steve Sharpe, a jun- ior philosophy major. " When I see them the next day, they look terrible and can ' t stay awake during class. They may as well have just slept all day. It would have done them more good than trying to learn ' in a half-stupor. " Still, studying all night was a common occurrance, par- ticularly around exam time. " If you have work to be done then you have to do it, no matter what, " said Rishi Seth, a junior economics major. However, students did not stay up all night just to study; the early morning hours saw just as much play as they did work. " Partying all night is the best, " said Jose Romero, a first-year aeronautical engi- neering major. " I go from one BY ROB place to another and I never McTEAR get tired. When you have a bunch of friends with you, the time just flies. " " I love to just sit and talk all night. It ' s a great way to get to know someone better, " said first-year political science major Karen Schwartz. Regardless of the reason, the all-nighter remained a facet of University life, one that was nearly inescapable during the course of four col- lege years. Michigan Life 25 CAMPUS For most first-year and sopho- more students, tracking down alchohol for weekend party- ing was a challenge. The scar- city of twenty-one-year-olds in the residence halls often complicated the matter. How- BY ever, once students reached BONNIE GOLD the golden age of twenty-one, alcohol became surprisingly and seductively accessible. Out of all nights out at the bar, 21st birthdays usually stood out as the most excit- ing. While some took it easy and tossed a few free drinks back with their friends, others took drinking to a dangerous extreme. " On his 21st birth- day, my friend Kevin had 23 shots in four hours, all while sharing pitchers with our group, " said economics se- nior Mike Schmick. After recovering from their rite of passage, drinking be- came an everyday occurrence for many students. With the campus bars offering numer- ous specials, seniors were of- ten too tempted to concen- trate on homework. Tuesday nights at Mitch ' s and Thurs- day nights at Scorekeepers became weekly traditions, the staple of every senior ' s social life. Even those who did not frequent the bars spent many of their weeknights drinking with their friends at home, quickly making their way through cases of Labatt ' s. Once the weekends rolled around, however, many up- perclassmen gathered around the kegs at house parties. Not only did this give students a chance to catch up with old friends, but it was also much cheaper than spending time at the bars. Though nights of drinking often blended into one an- other, every student had a few hilarious moments that will never fade from their memory. A senior who pre- ferred to remain anonymous said, " Onedrunken night, one of my friends was making me laugh so hard that I just had to get away. The only thing was that I was too drunk to walk away, so I had to crawl. As I neared the staircase in our apartment, he thought that I was falling, so he grabbed the ankle of my pants to stop me. Although he was really trying to help me, he ended up pull- ing down my sweatpants and my boxers. He let go in shock, but that just sent me flying down the stairs, completely bare-assed. " Although most students ' drunken memories were not quite as wild as this, the University ' s upperclassmen spent many of their most memorable nights partying, alcohol in hand. 26 The Bar Scene Spinning amidst customers, a waitress at Touchdown Cafe brings drinks. Students who worked at bars had to be prepared to work weekends, photo by Ah Melber Moving to the beat, a student gets ready to bust a move on the dance floor at Touchdown Cafe. Bars were popular because of their music and dancing options, photo by Ah Melber Bottle of Rolling Rock in hand, senior English major Gena Hamadey checks out the bar scene. Some students had an affinity for the green glass bottles of Rolling Rock. photo by Ah Melber Laughing together at the bar, ISA senior Rabeh Soofi and her friends toast each other. The bar scene was very social, photo by Ari Melber Michigan Life 27 An issue of Maxim strewn on the coffee table, juniors EECs major Brian Rickert and Jack Stepanian relax together. Thursday nights seemed to be more about intimate gather- ings than full-out parties, more so than other nights of the week. photo by Abby Johnson 28 Thursday Nights Drinking a forty of Steal Reserve, junior history major Rob Morris gulps down large quantities of alcohol. Thursday nights often involved drinking with just a few friends, photo by Abby Johnson LAID-BACK appea Weekday, or weekend? On campus, Thursday nights seemed to fall in that in-be- tween time: too close to the weekend for any serious study sessions, yet close enough to weekdays that students needed a time to relax from the stresses of a week of classes. Regardless, if students did CAELAN JORDAN choose to study, campus li- braries were generally quieter than ever because other stu- dents were already diving into the weekend. BY " I love Thursdays. They ' re myfavorite night of the week- end, " said ISA sophomore Nicole Gopoian. " Othernights I wear skirts or nice pants, but I always wear jeans on Thurs- days. It ' s a more relaxed at- mosphere. " Even if students were not out on the party circuit, Thurs- days still held a laid-back ap- peal because of theapproach- ing weekend. " Idon ' tconsiderThursdays to be the weekends, but there ' s definitely less motiva- tion to do homework, " said junior computer science ma- jor Jessica Dow. " I usually just do homework and stuff, but sometimes I ' ll just relax at home and hang out with friends. " Whatever students chose to do on Thursday nights, the fact that so many students invested so much energy in devising schedules without classes on Fridays was testi- mony to the appeal of Thurs- day nights. Michigan Life 29 MOVING Caribou Coffee. Cava Java. Einstein Bros. Espresso Royale. Lining State Street from the Union north to Liberty Street, a crackerjack box of coffee houses existed, giving students a huge choice in where to spend their money. And in early spring, a new competitor joined the market: BY Starbucks Coffee, the Seattle- CAELAN JORDAN based national chain idealized for its strong flavor, mocked for its seemingly total take- over of the caffeine business. When Starbucks moved in at the corner of State and Liberty, the buzz of their cappacino makers was met with shouts from protesters upset that the national chain threatened to steal business from local stores. " When I want coffee, I go to whichever coffeehouse is closest to me at the time. But Starbucks isn ' t a place I like to study like I do at the other ones. I really like to read in Espresso Royale, but Starbucks is always too noisy, " said jun- ior anthropology major Erin Fisher. Also on State Street, Ben Jerry ' s opened a new ice cream franchise right next to Stucchi ' s, an Ann Arbor ice cream tradition. Ben Jerry ' s, although a national chain, seemed to appeal because it offered the popular flavors students knew from the famous ice cream pints sold in grocery stores. " I go to Ben Jerry ' s to get mint chocolate cookie if I ' m in the mood, but otherwise I al- ways go to Stucchi ' s just ' cause I ' ve always gone there ever since I got to college, " said junior pharmacy major Jolene Kingsbury. Regardless of where stu- dents spent their money, the new stores did bring about questions more complicated that just what ice cream flavor to choose. Campus tradition, or familiar chain? Trying to attract students with a multitude of special flavors, a Ben Jerry ' s vendor sells ice cream on the street during a warm day. Ben Jerry ' s moved its ice cream business to Ann Arbor during the summer, photo by Abby Johnson 30 Local vs. Corporate Chains COFFEE - " . At the Ann Arbor Art Fair, a young boy approaches the Starbucks Coffee booth. When Starbucks took up residence on State Street, protesters said the national chain was infringing on local business. photo by Abby Johnson Michigan Life 31 Sitting on a bench, sopho- more political science major Kristine Schmidt studies near architectural columns. The columns were hidden between Lorch Hall and the Business School, photo by Caelan Jordan 32 Campus Art BAG KGROUND art rumored through campus leg- end that University President The Cube. The Art Museum. Lee Bollinger began each day art displayed, some students BY CAELAN Statues outside Martha Cook by spinning the Cube. did not even recognize it. JORDAN Residence Hall. A variety of Many students enjoyed " I really don ' t even notice sculptures and public art studying or sitting around the it that much, " said sopho- added a bit of culture to cam- artwork. more engineering major Brian pus. " The weather is still nice Cullinane. " I guess it ' s nice to One of the most recogniz- and there aren ' t that many have, because it blends into able pieces of campus art was people here, " said sophomore the background. " the Cube in Regent ' s Plaza, political science major Kristine Regardless, outdoor art Students who passed by the Schmidt, as she studied near was a piece of the campus Cube could spin it, and it was the columns outside Lorch community. Hall. " It ' s really quiet here. " Yet despite the amount of Michigan Life 33 Standing in front of a three-way mirror, junior general studies major Alicia Siefer decides whether or not to purchase an outfit. Students got their money for clothes from a variety of sources. photo by Naomi Trager Smoking a cigarette, first-year RC student Jenny Hobson takes a more subtle approach to fashion, adding only a colorful headband as accent. Fashion was a personal expression. photo by Naomi Trager RUNWAY BY Whether students strutted their stuff in designer at- tire or shopped at the Sal- NF.DDA MEHDI7.ADEH vation Army, fashion on campus was adorned with personal style. " Right now, it ' s like your own personal style, but mainstream fash- ion is really trying to de- velop that by using colors and femininity, " said first- year student April Francis. Many students copied styles from fashion maga- zines, looking towards run- way trends and shopping at trendy stores like Y.C.I, on South University Av- enue. One major trend sported by many Univer- sity women during the fall was the knee-length knit chic sweater, sometimes worn with a belt. Other women wore high boots, often paired with skirts for par- ties. " I would say long sweat- ers are really big. I ' ve seen a lot of knee-high boots around campus, " said first- year student Alex Gill. Yet some students dis- regarded the trends, pre- ferring, instead, a more laid-back fashion attitude. " I wear whatever is clean, " said junior business admin- istration major Ryan Hutchinson. Other stu- dents opted to save fash- ion headaches - not to mention money- by shop- ping at low-key favorites like the Salvation Army and various thrift stores. Regardless, campus fashion was about feeling good, not necessarily fit- ting in. First-year dance major Lilly Fincher stressed the importance of adding a personal style to the new trends and wearing clothing that just increased self-esteem: " I wear what makes me feel comfortable, sexy, and confident. I just wear what I like and what makes me feel good. I think it ' s im- portantto personalize your outfits, because putting yourself into what you wear makes you feel good about yourself. " 34 Fashion Shopping at Y.C.I, on South University Avenue, junior English major Aim! Knowling examines a halter top. Y.C.I, was at a conve- nient on-campus location and sold many clothes that students could wear to parties. photo by Naomi Trager I T J L JD Y-CO a t o n Costumes, candy and hours of trick-or-treating were the highlights of Hallow- een in students ' younger years. Although the date and nature of the holiday did not change, the small children once dressed as pirates and princesses did; they grew up. A desire for free Snickers became a desire for free beer; a pas- sion for going house to house for candy became a passion for house parties. But surprisingly enough, many aspects of Hallow- een on the University ' s campus had not changed since the days of our youth. " I still dress up, " said Lauren Freedman, a junior film major. " I haven ' t de- cided on my costume yet, but it ' ll have to be some- thing sparkly. Maybe a CONTINUED fairy, or a butterfly, or a ON PAGE 38 princess. " Lindsay Trapnell, a sophomore also majoring STORY 36 Halloween Dressed as an angel, the Incredible Hulk and a devil, respectively, junior psychology major Yvonne Humenay, junior econom- ics major Sam Shwayhat, and junior sociology major Anne Tomlanovich celebrate the holiday. Many groups of friends planned " group cos- tumes, " like the angel- devil theme Humenay and Tomlanovich concocted. photo courtesy of Yvonne Humenay Michigan Life 37 Gathering on the porch at a house party, a group of students display their costumes. Some students put a lot of time into crafting their own costumes, while others simply grabbed something out of their closets at the last minute, photo courtesy of Liz Maude in film, agreed. " I like dress- ing up, " she said. " I think STORY this year I might be Vanilla CONTINUED FROM PAGE 36 fun tOO. " Ice. Carving pumpkins is Although she still fol- lowed tradition by wear- ing costumes and carving pumpkins, Trapnell felt that Halloween had lost some- thing over the years. " When I was a kid, it was more fun, " she explained. " I tried to get as much candy as I could. I always ended up giving it away though, since I don ' t really like candy. " Freedman ' s enthusiasm for Halloween, however, was not dampened by her age. " Halloween is a great holiday, " she said. " It gives us a reason to dress up and be someone else for a night. " Although Trapnell and Freedman abandoned some of the Halloween customs of days past, both girls (like most students on campus) had plans to cel- ebrate the holiday college style: by attending house parties. " There are a lot of parties this weekend, " Freedman said. " I ' ll be party-hopping all over. " Trapnell seconded that plan. Though the days of BY candy-collecting had long- CORTNEY DUEWEKE since passed, many Uni- versity students still used Halloween to transform themselves into someone else for a night and, of course, as an excuse to cel- ebrate. 38 Halloween Partying at a Hallow- een bash, juniors Sarah Johnson, Abby Johnson, senior Amanda Hulton and junior Jayme Love show off their cos- tumes. Some students went all-out when it came to getting dressed up for Hallow- een, photo courtesy of Jayme Love A sign for a haunted house advertises the scary atmosphere to be found inside. With haunted houses and haunted hayrides abounding in Ann Arbor, many students paid the sometimes steep fees to be professionally scared. photo by Nathan Busch With a candle glowing inside, a jack-o-lantern displays the spooky spirit of the Halloween season. Students living off-campus often carved pumpkins to put on porches and balconies, and even dorm rooms were decorated for the holiday, photo by Naomi Trager Michigan Life 39 Sliding in mud, Sigma Kappa sorority members battle Kappa Alpha Theta sorority members in Mudbowl. Mudbowl With three Ann Arbor locations, Stucchi ' s was an ice cream tradition of Ann Arbor. Students still went to Stucchi ' s even after the competi- tion of Ben Jerry ' s came to town. photo by Audra Rowley was an annual University tradition. photo by Mike Cutri On Church Street, students pass in front of Pizza House, known for its chipatis, relics of 1970s hippie culture. Pizza House was voted into The Michigan Daily ' s Best Of Ann Arbor readers ' poll. photo by Audra Rowley 40 Unique to Ann Arbor UNIOUEann arborTREATS From the Wave Field to the Cube, greasy hamburgers and trench fries at Blimpy Burger to chipati bread and cinna- mon sticks at Pizza House, underage runs to Canada to weekend skiing trips, the Uni- versity had a collection of unique experiences, many of them common only to Ann Arbor. Each student seemed to have an individual taste for what made Ann Arbor unique. " My favorite thing about Ann Arbor is going to the Arb in the fall to study, " said jun- ior biology major Larysa Fedoriw. Ann Arbor streets were lined with edible treats for students to enjoy. " I love all the restaurants in Ann Arbor, " said junior his- tory major Liz Mauck. " You can eat something new every night of the week if that ' s what you want, or you can always have the old standbys like Jimmy John ' s. " Moreover, Ann Arbor ' s lib- eral atmosphere appealed to many students. " The best thing about this city is that pot is only a $25 fine, " an anonymous student said. Other students pointed to the wide variety of people in the city and the ample oppor- tunities for people-watching. " I like to watch people when I ' m sitting at Cava Java. There is such a mix of people in Ann Arbor and you never know what people are going to be up to, " said sophomore political science major Anne Kennedy. BY CAELAN Regardlessofwhateverstu- JORDAN dents chose to do with their short years at the University, Ann Arbor provided a fleet of treats for student enjoyment. Michigan Life 41 At the football game against University of Wisconsin on September 30, football players stand against a sea of Wisconsin red in the visitors ' section. Rival teams had to wear a lot of their team ' s colors in order to stand out in a stadium of over 110,000 Wolverine fans, photo by Naomi Trager WILD riva Rivalries were a big part of life for most students at the University. The Univer- sity prided itself as being one of the best public schools in the nation, and in order to defend the title, students were willing to go to great lengths to keep other universities from challenging the University ' s reputation. During the week of the Michigan- Michigan State football game, the Theta Xi frater- IF.NNIE PUTVIN nity spent four days camp- ing out on the Diag, in or- der to ensure that the sa- cred ' M ' was not tampered with by the Spartans. They said that the only reason they needed to protect their school pride was that " State sucks. " 42 Rivalries BY Schools within the Big Ten conference saw the University as the team to beat. " Everybody hates you, " said Eric Wolfinger, a sophomore at Penn State University. " Wisconsin, Illinois, Purdue, Penn State, Ohio State - for all those schools, Michigan is their biggest game of the year. We all despise your school, I think because your teams always do well and your students always just as- sume you ' re the best. " Spirit was prevalent all over campus, but mainly at sporting events. In athlet- ics such as hockey, basket- ball, and football, Wolver- ine fans were fiercely loyal to their school. Everyone seemed to break out their maize and blue apparel for game days, and some went even so far as to paint their bodies as well. Lackluster " booing " was the norm for games against schools like Bowling Green, Illinois, and Wisconsin, but against bigger rivals like Michigan State, Ohio State, and Penn State, fans got even cra- zier. First-year engineering student Julie Quasarano said, " It ' s fun to dress up and show lots of spirit. I totally love my school, and getting all pumped up and wild for a game day is defi- nitely part of the college experience for me. " The rivalries did not stop with sports. The annual " blood battle " between the University and Ohio State wasa perfect example of using school rivalries to benefit a greater cause, as students came together to fight the Buckeyes in a blood drive. Regardless of which team won the foot- ball game, the school with the most donated blood won the battle and extra bragging rights for an en- tire year. In general, rivalries took on many forms, from paint- ing one ' s body maize and blue to donating blood on a stretcher. The willingness of students to go the extra mile for the University did not only define the love of their school, but also the fierce competitive spirit at the University. Sporting blue body paint and a real block ' M ' tattoo, a " superfan " displays his loyalty to the University. Many fans painted their faces, but only a few went so far as to decorate their entire bodies in the University ' s colors, photo by Naomi Trag er Getting comfortable on the Diag, members of the Theta Xi fraternity prepare to camp out in front of the ' M. ' Frater- nity members planned to guard the ' M ' and the Diag from potential Spartan mayhem, photo by Susan Chalmers Michigan Life 43 %. WIT cfrtror BY CAELAN )ORDAN Scaling the surface of the indoor wall, a couple enjoys the atmosphere of Planet Rock. Some students chose to get creative with their dates; rock- climbing was a popular alternative to typical dinner-and-a-movie dates, photo by Mike Cutri Junior English major Stephanie Sackellares met her boyfriend, junior kine- siology major Jason Hoyner, the way a lot of students met their first col- lege loves: they lived on the same floor in the dorms their first year at the Uni- versity. " We lived on the same floor in South Quad and we ' ve been together pretty much eversincethen, " said Sackellares. " It ' s at the point where we don ' t re- ally go on dates anymore. We ' ve seen every movie there is - we like to go to the free student premiers at Lorch Hall and places like that - but we don ' t really go on ' dates. ' " With busy lifestyles and the increasing popularity of dating friends within one ' s social group, the Ann Arbor dating scene was less the old-fashioned, guy-asks-girl sense of the word and more a modern form of dating. Students squeezed in time to see their significant others whenever they could, spending time together while studying and doing other daily activities like grocery shopping. Couples also hung out together at parties or grabbed some- thing to eat at one of Ann Arbor ' s restaurants, but dating was much less for- mal than ever before. " People don ' t ' date ' anymore. It feels like there are two extremes: hooking up at parties or having a steady relationship. You do either one or the other - and of course, some people do both, " said junior an- thropology major Erin Fisher. Some students experi- enced the hassles of long- distance relationships, try- ing to keep the flame burn- ing despite infrequent vis- its and attractions closer to home. " When my boyfriend comes to visit [from Michi- gan State], " said junior English and secondary edu- cation major Kathleen Belanger, " we are stuck because of parking. We can ' t go anywhere all weekend because it is so hellish to try to find a park- ing spot when we get back. " Regardless of whatever obstacles that existed, at- tractions still sprung up between students, making what seemed to be an end- less headache appear all the more worth it. Michigan Life 45 Amidst the fall fo liage, scaffolding rests on the side of the School of Education building. Construction debris overtook campus in the fall. photo by Abby Johnson Weaving around Mason Hall, students traverse a new sidewalk. In some places, construction blocked all sidewalks; foot traffic turned the lawn into mud. photo by Abby Johnson 46 Construction Walking in front of what used to be picturesque Burton Tower, a student passes the fences and black sheeting that surrounds it. Construction was sched- uled to last until May 2001. photo by Abby Johnson alcatraz ATMOSPHERE Dusty footpaths criss-crossed the once-pristine grounds of Central Campus. Gaping holes, torn-up sidewalks, and yards of snaking chain-link fence channeled confused stu- dents through muddy, leaf- littered ditches. It all added up to one thing: construction on campus. The renovation of Haven Hall inconvenienced most stu- dents at the University, re- gardless of whether or not they had classes in the build- ing itself. Even navigating the Diag became an ordeal. " Every time I pass by Ha- ven Hall on my way to C.C. Little, I have to take a com- pletely new route. The con- struction is really annoying, " said senior computer science major Stefan Dragolov. The general consensus among many students was that the work was a major eyesore as well as a hassle. The confusion of fences and closed-off entrances caused one student to hang a make- shift sign above the new en- trance to the building, a sign that read simply " Alcatraz Hall. " The nickname was quickly adopted by frustrated students. " Why are they even redo- ing Haven Hall? I ' m not even sure what they ' re doing with the building, " said junior en- gineering student Chiming Chu. TheAngell, Haven, Mason and Tisch Hall complex, con- sidered part of the crossroads of Central Campus, was in dire need of improvement. Dirty floors, musty classrooms, and labyrinthine corridors were characteristic of the com- plex, known for its several large lecture halls as well as the Fishbowl, the University ' s largest computer lab. Sched- uled for completion in the summer of 2002, the renova- tion of Haven and Mason Halls was meant to modernize the inside of the building and make the outside look more aesthetically pleasing. Many students were look- ing forward to Haven Hall ' s new look. Junior communica- tions major Crystal Spada said, " Once they ' re done with all the work, the complex will be a lot more accessible to the students. It used to be so con- fusing to get around; it was just like a jumble of hastily- built additions. " Incoming students to the University in the Fall of 2000 were faced with the normal pedestrian hazards - black Jeep Grand Cherokees, com- muter buses, and speeding bicyclists trying to share crowded sidewalks - but new to the University in the fall was a preponderance of con- struction cranes, as renova- tions began on areas sur- rounding not only Angell Hall, butalsothe Union and Burton Tower. BY AMAR RAVI Michigan Life 47 48 Michigan Life , Reading a book, sophomore history major Sandy Bakken relaxes in Cafe Rendez-Vous. " A lot of people study in coffee shops, but I find it too distracting. I come here to read books for fun and get away from my studies, " Bakken said, photo by Caelan Jordan Michigan Life 49 When the weather outside was frightful, the inside of any classroom on campus seemed delightful, as students sought sanctuary from the cold chill of a Michigan winter in any enclave they could find. As October turned into November and November turned into December, the biting winds of impending winter caused students to bundle up with mittens and gloves, hats and earmuffs, scarves and turtlenecks, and layer upon layer of winter clothing. While the tempera- ture fluctuations of fall forced students to predict the weather daily to choose a tee- shirt or a sweater, the start of winter brought a daily prac- tice of piling on as many clothes as possible just to be able to comfortably walk across campus. Another hassle of winter came with mud, sleet, and snow being trampled into ev- ery building on campus, bring- ing squeaking shoes and dirty bookbags. WONDERLAND Outside the School of Music, winter envelopes the landscape. Although picturesque, so much snow often caused delays for commuting students, photo by Susan Chalmers STORY CONTINUED ON PACK 5O 50 Winter - Snow falls across the pond on North Campus. Winter provided students with a new environment in which to play, photo by Susan Chalmers Michigan Life 51 W O N D E R L A N D When students were not bat- tling the cold, they were rev- eling in it. Some students went sledding on Palmer Field or in the Arb, while others deco- rated their lawns with snowmen or lay down in the Law Quad to make a snowangel. " Everyone else is stressing with finals, so we figured we ' d have some fun and maybe it would make people passing by just smile. We ' re planning BY CAP. LAN JORDAN on staying out here as long as we can, until we get too cold, and then maybe we ' ll go drink some hot chocolate, " said ISA first-year student Lesley Littman. Other students took study breaks by traveling to area ski resorts such as Alpine Valley and Pine Knob. Regardless of how students celebrated the snow or hiber- nated from the cold, the win- ter season came and went with a flurry. 52 Winter . " .. " ., - I ,- . : - _ -i Outside of Angell Hall, ISA first-year students Lesley Littman and Amber Guess build a snowman. With the big snowstorms during finals week in December, many students took study breaks to sprinkle snowmen all over campus, photos by Caelan Jordan Michigan Life 53 54 Michigan L ife A student walks past the University Museum of Art on the corner of South University and State streets. The museum showcased many special exhibitions throughout the year, photo by Susan Chalmers Michigan Life 55 A P P F, A L For students looking to catch a movie on the weekends or after classes, campus theaters provided an easier escape than theaters farther away. The Michigan Theater on Liberty Street and the State Theater on State Street fea- tured a mix of new releases, art films, and older movies. Additionally, the theaters of- fered a student discount. " I go to the Michigan The- ater to see lots of different art movies, " said senior English major Ebony Kelley. " It ' s a convenient location that I can walk to, but it also plays films that I can ' t see at places like the Showcase on Carpenter Road. " The Michigan Theater also hosted the annual Michigan Film Festival, a collection of independent films that ap- pealed to students and Ann Arbor residents alike. Campus theaters proved beneficial for students desir- ing a quick treat without the hassles of driving to a faraway theater or finding a ride. The smell of popcorn wafts through the air as a tub is filled at the Michigan Theater. Concession stands seemed to be where theaters made the majority of their money, photo by Caelan Jordan The lights of the State Theater marquee brighten up the State Street skyline. The State Theater often showed midnight movies, photo by Caelan Jordan BY CAP. LAN IORDAN 56 Theaters State iqiw State e.flie often InigM Cs POUCHING IGI R SHADOW OF THE VAMPIRE Displaying the showing movies, the sign outside the Michigan Theater marks Liberty Street. The Michigan Theater played a lot of lesser-known films. photo by Caelan Jordan Michigan Life 57 58 Michigan Life With sunlight pouring in through the windows, commuting students catch a ride on the bus to North Campus. Many students who did not have cars or who wanted to avoid parking hassles used the University buses to traverse campus. Other students hopped the Ann Arbor Transit Authority buses to places like Briarwood and Target, photo by Susan Chalmers Michigan Life 59 I] Taking a break, junior philosophy major Justin Monahan, Katelyn Derderian of Southf ield, Maura Hannan of Detroit and junior psychology major Kevin Hannan have breakfast at the Fleetwood Diner, known for its long hours and reasonable prices, photo by Cae an Jordan 60 Downtown Ann Arbor UPTOWN At the Ann Arbor Hands- On Museum, Jose Pareja of Lima, Peru, experi- ments with a velocity game. Ann Arbor attracted visitors from all over the world, photo by Caelan Jordan downtown Ann Arbor was more than just a college town. Venturing a few blocks off campus, a BY " real " world began to appear CAELAN JORDAN -oneoutsideof young under- graduates scurrying to classes and parties. Downtown Ann Arbor pro- vided a host of restaurants, coffee shops, stores and mu- seums for students willing to explore the area away from the comfort zone of campus. Many students headed to the Fleetwood Diner for late- night study sessions or early Sunday morning breakfasts. Other students sampled the fare at restaurants such as Mongolian Barbecue, Arbor Brewing Company and Real Seafood Company. " I can ' t wait to go to Connor O ' Neal ' s, " said senior communication studies major Romi Lewis. " I get so tired of the bars on campus, so it ' s nice to be able to get outside of that sometimes. " Life on campus made it easy to forget that Ann Arbor was also a town of over 100,000 residents. Students seeking to experience a new side of Ann Arbor life had to do nothing. Playing with new toys, two children have fun at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum. The museum appealed to all ages. photo by Caelan Jordan Michigan Life 61 62 Michigan Life While other students hustle and bustle behind them, two students find a moment to relax amidst the fall colors of the Diag. College life seemed to be finding a balance between studying and having fun. photo by Audra Rowley Michigan Life 63 Junior David Rosen works with lab partners in Chemistry 462. The one credit computer- based laboratory served as a comple- ment to Chemistry 461, allowing students to learn such programs as HyperChem and CAChe. photo by Naomi Trager 64 Academics 03 As the University broke ground for the new Life Sciences Institute across from Palmer Field over the summer, news circled the globe that the m O X academics cyi H Human Genome Project, a research initiative headed by University Halperin ' s controversial English professor Francis Collins, had course entitled " How to be Gay " mapped the human genetic code, went on without incident. We When students returned to campus were able to learn much more in the fall, they found a new than history and calculus in the Wolverine Access system in place, classroom, but it was living away requiring all students to register for from home on our own, through classes via the Internet instead of friendships and fights, where we dialing the CRISP lady as they had learned the most about life. en W First-year LSA student Chris Horger discusses his fall class schedule with academic advisor Cathleen Conway- Perrin. Each school or college at the Univer- sity had faculty on hand to offer students advice, photo by Ari Melber Dwarfed by the massive facade of Angell Hall, LSA seniors Sanjeevi Kirshnan and James Szymanski relax between classes. The building housed classrooms, faculty and staff offices, as well as a roof-top observatory. photo by Ari Melber done so many times before. The vast scope of classes offered at the University drew many undecided students from all corners of the earth, assured that they would find the field that interested them. Others who entered confident in what their academic futures held found themselves changing majors once they immersed themselves in what the University had to offer. After drawing both praise and criticizm last spring, Professor David Academics 65 Speaking at a public Human Genome Project Conference at Rackham on September 18, Francis Collins presents his findings to his University friends and colleagues, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services 66 Human Genome Project human genome 05 PROJECT The Human Genome Project, an ongoing bio- logical study to decode all human DNA, was an- nounced as initially complete in a White House press conference on June 26, 2000. President Bill Clinton and British Prime Minister Tony Blair were on hand with Francis Collins, a University professor on leave of absence to serve as the director of the publicly funded Human Genome Project. Also in attendance was J. Craig Venter, chief executive of Celera Genomics, a private biotechnology com- pany in competition with the Human Genome Project to produce this genetic blueprint. Collins and Venter assumed equal credit for the current data, which the international leaders heralded as " a landmark achievement. " Clinton trumpeted the country ' s continued support of the effort, which will continue on until 2003. Only roughly 85% of the estimated 300,000 human genes have been discovered thus far. Additionally, the Human Genome Project intends to sequence approximately 3 billion DNA sub-units: the chemicals guanine, cytosine, adenine, and thymine. Biology and medicine will be fundamentally changed by this discovery, which opens new pos- sibilities for the combat of diseases and genetic disorders at a molecular level. By pinpointing prob- lematic genes or DNA sequences, gene therapists will be able to correct some problems before they start. Graduate student Aaron Liepman from the The University plays its role as a national leader as faculty member maps for the world the human genome biology department commented, " Knowledge gained from research of the genomes of organisms ranging from tiny microbes to plants to humans will revolutionize science and medicine. " LSA sopho- more Josh Kurstin added, " Even my introductory biology course has learned a lot about the implica- tions of this discovery. " The genetic blueprint immediately opens new opportunities for advance- ment in all biological fields. Many legal and ethical issues will arise from the completion of the Human Genome Project as well. For instance, the availability of individuals ' genetic information to employers and insurers becomes the subject of a provocative debate. Professions ranging from surgeon to pilot to athlete require a level of coordination that can be inferred by ge- netic content. If an individual were prone to disor- ders such as Alzheimer ' s disease, that information would certainly deter employers, whereas without genetic testing, such facts would not be readily apparent. In addition to scrutiny at a professional level, it is conceivable that public perceptions of continued PAGE 68 Academics 67 Outside of Rackam, guests eat their brown bag lunches before entering Hill Auditorium. The September conference focused on the current state of the Human Genome Project. photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services In 1992, before being elected head of the Human Genome Project, Profes- sor Collins meets with Nancy Wexler for a panel discussion on Huntington ' s Disease. Ms. Wexler was heading up the research of the disease and had worked to identify the gene to which it was directly linked, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services 68 Human Genome Project human genome PROJECT genetically troubled individuals will change. An elementary school teacher may be prone to give responsibilities to ' normal ' children before those with impending genetic dispositions. On the other hand, a child with a bleak future may receive special consideration or other unnecessary ben- efits while developing into a perfectly functional adult. While the benefits of such technology are immeasurable, it may procure negative implica- tions upon an individual ' s equal rights as a human. Legalities aside, the genetic information of an individual was a volatile issue on a personal level. It could be a great burden upon an individual to live with the fact that they would eventually foster a lethal disease. Should a person be entitled to keep his genetic makeup undiscovered? And should the person choose to be tested, at what age can he make this decision responsibly? If parents of a child know that they are potential carriers of a genetic disorder, do they have the right to have their child tested early, even in a pre-natal state? Parents ' right to know their child ' s health is perhaps justifi- able, but it may prove unreasonable to expect that they will be able to hide their findings from their offspring until adulthood. Still, some genetic disor- ders will develop well before full adult status is achieved, and these may require medical treat- ment to preserve the child ' s life. Clearly, there is a large area for legislation that is open to interpreta- tion as per each specific situation, and any new law regarding genetic information will leave somebody in a position of opposition. Francis Collins joined the University ' s genetic department in 1 984. Collins ' research team identi- Excitement was in the air on September 18 when crowds filled Rackham to listen to Francis Collins share his history making findings with the University Community. photo courtesy of Photo Services fied the gene for cystic fibrosis in 1989 and the gene for neurofibromatosis in 1990. In 1993, he collaborated in the identification of the gene for Huntington disease. Later that year, Collins re- ceived an invitation to direct the National Center for Human Genome Research. In that prestigious position, he succeeded James Watson, the co- discoverer of the structure of DMA. Collins contin- ued to use a method called positional cloning to identify and understand the functions of genes. Endeavors within the project aimed to identify a specific tumor suppressor, MEN1, and a non- insulin dependent diabetic gene, NIDDM. Genes that caused disease were often large in size and therefore very prone to significant mutations, and Collins also intended to develop techniques to monitor such mutations easily and affordably. He held degrees from the University of Virginia, Yale University, and the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. In the University Biology department, Collins officially remained on a leave of absence but retained close contact with the University. By Eric Rajala Academics 69 While visiting the Tower of London, study abroad student Megan Lesperance relaxes near London Bridge. Megan spent the summer in the London Summer Program, " I absolutely loved my London experience and share my stories whenever asked, " she said, photo courtesy Office of International Programs 70 Study Abroad leaving -w - A V x ann ARBOR Study abroad was a popular way of enriching the academic, social and cultural experiences that college had to offer. With the numerous- options available at the University, the possibilities for foreign study were virtually endless. The Office of International Programs alone offered over 70 pro- grams in 36 different countries. In addition, credits could be transferred through programs adminis- tered by other American colleges or universities or through direct enrollment in a foreign educational institution. Scholarships and travel grants along with the standard sources of financial aid helped make it possible for thousands of students to go abroad. The Study Abroad Fair, held October 5 in the Michigan Union Ballroom, was an opportunity for students to collect information on the programs the University offered. With opportunities in so many countries and options to study during one semester, the entire year or the spring or summer term, the prospects could be overwhelming. Studying overseas at Oxford University, University students Anand Patel, Barry Suaprio, Jonah Victor and Paul Wong listen to an outdoor lecture. The men took advantage of the summer to expand their travels, photo courtesy of Office of International Programs University students are given a plethora of study abroad opportunities to expand their horizons and enhance their knowledge Fall information sessions offered students more detail on specific programs to help decision making easier. LSA junior Deborah Sitrin faced a difficult decision in choosing her program to Scotland. She explained, " The Office of International Programs has so much information, it ' s hard to know where to start. The advisors there were helpful in directing me towards the best one for me. " The Office of International Programs on the first floor of the Michigan Union was a resource for students who planned to go abroad. Brochures, applications and student evaluations of individual programs were available and advisors answered questions about anything from paperwork to scholarships. According to LSA junior Sara Goldberg, who spent theyear in Germany, the experience was well worth the effort. " The attitudes of people and the makings of a culture are much more complicated and fine-tuned than a cursory glance can capture. The nuances continue to creep up on me surpris- ingly as the year goes on. What has proven truly worthwhile to me has been getting a better feel for a culture, as well as picking up the nuances of a language that you will never get by studying out- side of the country. " by Aly s Academics 71 Graduate Student Instructor Shawn Friday shares his knowledge with students in his Chem 162 section. With recent technological advances, many science labs were held in computing centers, photo by Naomi Trager With a large section of Econ 102, Graduate Student Instructor Yuan Yuan Liu is responsible for more than 30 students. Quite often, a GSI would teach several discussion sections for the same lecture, photo by Audra Rowley s 72 Graduate Student Instructors sharing Graduate Student Instructors play an important role in the education of undergraduates Statistics GSI Fernando Calvo helps a student in one of the computer labs adjoined to the Fish Bowl. With GSI assistance, a student could gain a deeper understanding of course material. photo by Meghan Christiansen fresh VIEWS As students rushed to create the perfect sched- ule, early morning and Friday classes were not the only obstacles, although a three day weekend was imperative to many. Juggling lectures and discus- sion or lab sections was the main concern of students. Nearly every course offered at the Univer- sity existed in two parts; a lecture which was commonly taught by a professor, and either a lab or discussion, depending on the class material, that was lead by a Graduate Student Instructor. With as many as ten GSIs available to assist a single lecturer, the consistency of educational standards and grading scales was a concern of students. Although this problem rarely existed in scientific or quantitative courses, it was more of a concern within Humanities courses. Some liberal arts stu- dents felt that the differences in the GSIs grading their work may reflect in d ifferent grading stan- dards for students enrolled in separate sections of the same lecture. " The GSI you have may mean the difference between an ' A ' and a ' C ' , " said Jon Den Houter, junior English major. Students also found problems with the occasional language barriers between them and their GSIs. It was not uncom- mon to be scheduled with a graduate student that did not speak English as his or her first language. The frustrations of trying to understand this bro- ken language were reflected in some students ' grades and attendance. " I have had GSIs that were so bad with the English language that I can not imagine how they were admitted into our graduate program, let alone given an undergraduate section to lead, " Brad Pepper, sophomore political science major, said. However, the benefits of having lab and discussion groups were evident to all involved. These sections made courses more personal than a larger lecture and the role of the GSI was crucial to this collaboration. " Having a GSI available to answer my questions is great. Most of mine are laid back, so I feel more comfortable in section than I do in the big lecture, " Sarah Trombley, sophomore business school hopeful said. by Meghan Christiansen Academics 73 With utmost patience, two first-year students wait to see their academic advisors. Help was available by appointment or walk-in. photo by Ari Melber INFLUENCE Academic Advisors assist students in making decisions that will last a lifetime There were many services on campus that were designed to point students in the right academic direction. The most used and probably the most well-known was the Student Academic Advising Center. Focused on getting students into the cor- rect classes fortheir desired major, advisors worked closely with the students to prepare an individual- ized curriculum. Many first-year students came into the Univer- sity with little or no idea of what major they wanted to pursue. There were many areas of study that interested them, but finding the right area of focus could be very hard, which was where advisors came in. Students first met with their advisor at summer orientation prior to freshman year. It was at this first meeting that students put together the schedule for their first semester at the University and registered for classes for their first time, often with the assistance of their advisor. Said first-year chemistry major Matthew McKee, " I had a really good experience with the advising center. They really helped me to find the classes that would help me the most and how those classes would fit together. " Encouragement seemed to be the word around the office at the Academic Advising Center. LSA Advising Center Director Alice Reinarz stated that, " Active exploration goes on between the advisors and the students constantly. There are many differ- ent venues through which the students who need guidance can get it and those students who know where they are headed can be encouraged. " by Rob McTear 74 Academic Advising Center For speedy service, LSA student Frances La stops by the Quick Question Advisor stand to ask Rob Gorden for his professional advice. This service was available at the beginning of fall semester when the advising office was busiest, photo by Ari Melber In the privacy of a partitioned office space, junior Corey Brock seeks the assistance of advisor Chalmers Knight. First-year students were assigned one advisor to guide them through their undergraduate careers. photo by Ari Melber THIS IS WHAT IT DOESN ' T i LOOK LIKE Academics 75 With hope in his eyes, a young man listens to speakers encourage the support of affirmative action. The lawsuits fought to abolish weighted admissions, harming the chances of some students to be granted admission, photo by Ari Melber Students of all backgrounds joined efforts to fight for a common goal. Many students realized that the Affirmative Action Act not only played a role in helping racial groups, but under-represented areas, all women and lower economic brackets as well, photo by Ari Melber 76 Affirmative Action is this 7 equal JL X vT T OPPORTUNITY The University faces one of its biggest struggles, battling lawsuits that question the validity of its acceptance policies and the place of affirmative action in an ever-changing, modern institution Should underrepresented groups get special treatment because they have suffered discrimina- tion in the past? Should universities and colleges save spaces in their entering classes for people of ethnic backgrounds? These were questions that affirmative action was trying to answer. A major case filed on Oct. 1 3, 1 997, known as Gratz v. Bellinger, challenged the University of Michigan ' s use of race in admission standards to the College of Literature, Science the Arts. Jennifer Gratz, an unsuccessful applicant for the 1995 fall term, and Patrick Hamacher, an unsuc- cessful applicant for the 1997 fall term, brought these casesto court. Gratzand Hamacher had both been " wait listed " and later found out that they had been denied admittance to LSA. Both of these cases had been certified as class action suits and the plaintiffs sued on the basis that they had endured discrimination because they were Cauca- sian and did not have the ethnic background that the admissions department needed to create a diverse entering class. Jennifer Gratz sued James Duderstadt, the President of the University of Michi- gan during the time her application was up for review. Patrick Hamacher sued Lee Bollinger, who in 1997 had become the President of the Univer- sity. Admissions at the University went by a system called the " point system. " Within this process points were given to race as well as under-repre- sented areas. Under the point system racial ethnic minorities received twenty points. The LSA admis- sions Form asked each applicant to disclose his or her race. The defendants used the race information provided by the plaintiffs and other applicants to determine who would be admitted to the LSA College. They used different admissions standards based on each student ' s self-identified race. The issue was whether Bollinger and Duderstadt vio- lated the plaintiff ' s Constitutional rights to receive the same consideration for admissions as appli- cants of other races. Grutter v. Bollinger was another case filed on December 3, 1997, which challenged the University ' s use of race in its admissions process at the Law School and was brought forward by Bar- bara Grutter, an unsuccessful applicant for the entering class of Fall 1997. Barbara Grutter sued under the 14th Amendment of the United States Constitution stating the deans of the Law School and the president of the University discriminated against certain applicants on the basis of race. The Law School also used a similar system to the other colleges at the University and also gave points to those applicants who had minority ethnic back- grounds. The plaintiffs who challenged the University ' s affirmative action policy felt that the University ' s admissions practices unlawfully dis- criminated against them because the University took race and ethnicity into account as a " plus " factor. In general they were seeking injunctive relief and monetary damages. Due to these lawsuits many issues had been brought up debating whether affirmative action was fair. Affirmative action was created in 1 950 in an attempt to give underprivileged minorities a chance to go to college and get jobs that they would not normally have received. This statute was created to acknowledge that their had been past discrimination and to try to keep it from continuing to happen. Groups like By Any Means Possible, known as BAMN, and Defend Affirmative Action Party, DAAP, worked to uphold affirmative action. For those who had benefited from it, they were thankful that they were at the University of Michi- gan and had a chance to receive a paramount education. Junior John Wilkerson stated, " There was not a day that I woke up that I did not feel proud that I was here. I earned it and I believe that it did not just have to do with affirmative action. I was representing the African American population and affirmative action had benefited me. I think it should remain at the University, but one thing people did have to realize was that the people who benefited from affirmative action were just as smart as everyone else who did not. " However, people like State Senator David Jaye, whowasan opponent of affirmative action, wanted to abolish affirmative action from Michigan. Natalie Girard, a first-year student, said continued PAGE 78 Academics 77 is this 7 equal 1 OPPORTUNITY? " Although I was for affirmative action in Michigan, I thought that the " point system " that the Univer- sity used was unfair. It seemed that they were recognizing minorities and then rewarding them. Why not recognize Caucasians and reward them toothen?The " pointsystem " was a very confusing process that I think needed to be defined and then maybe people would not be opponents of affirma- tive action. " BAMN worked hard to set up protests against people like Jaye and Ward Connerly, a former University of California Regent and raise awareness about the cases against the University. They wanted to make sure that people realized how important affirmative action was for those who were minorities in society. " Our goal is to inform people of the benefits of affirmative action and try to eliminate the false notions about its purpose, " BAMN representative, Cyril Cordor, sophomore engineering major, said. The Defend Affirmative Action Party was cre- ated and existed to reinforce the student ' s civil rights and create a strong student movement. Their main goals were to uphold affirmative action at the University and convince the administration that it had been beneficial to many students on campus. The DAAP wanted to reverse the drop in minority enrollment at the University, defend affir- mative action and integration, and represent and fight for student ' s rights and interests. Both DAAP and BAMN worked together to save affirmative action and uphold integration in schools and in the workplace by holding protests and conferences. These lawsuits had caused some tension be- tween people on campus because of their cultural background and ethnicity. Some people felt like the only reason they were at the University was because of their race, others felt like they deserved to be here and were proud of their accomplish- ments. Whether these cases involved intentional discrimination or were just arbitrary, the main question was whether affirmative action was ben- eficial or needed to be abolished from Michigan. The University ' s position was that the Constitution and civil rights statutes, as interpreted by the Supreme Court in the 1978 Bakke decision, per- mitted them to take race and ethnicity into account in its admissions program in order to achieve a diverse student body. They felt that a racially di- verse student body would produce significant edu- cational benefits. The University also claimed that they needed to remedy past and present discrimi- nation against minorities. The argument about affirmative action continued to be a very popular one as the lawsuits were under way and admissions for the following year ' s entering class and transfer students were being decided. The solution to the affirmative action problem remained elusive. by Sara Wilson Spreading the word, a University student cheers with the crowd at a rally on October 17. The event was the focal point at the Affirmative Action 102 campaign, photo byAri Melber 78 Affirmative Action Interested in the cause, engineering major Nari Tenkley looks to the BAMN table on the diag for informa- tion. BAMN was active in informing students of their efforts in fight to defend affirmative action through- out the early part of the school year. photo by Ari Melber The crowded Diag serves as a forum for many diverse speakers and special interest groups on October 17. The Rally to Defend Affirmative Action brought together people from all parts of the country to fight for a common cause, photo by Ari Melber Academics 79 our 7 second Students at the University were privileged to have at their disposal a thorough system of libraries that covered any subject of interest. For the major- ity of students, the Shapiro Undergraduate Library and the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library were the two primary branches utilized for research and studying. The " UGLi " was a common area for group study sessions, as the social atmosphere and availability of many conference rooms made it ideal. Individual studying was also a common practice. Sophomore LSA student Duke Kim said, " My roommates often distract me with their video games and loud music, so there was no better place better than the UGLi to get some quality learning done. " Indeed, late hours and a central location made the UGLi an essential oasis for studying, but the HOMES University students depend on campus libraries to hone their growing intellects Hatcher Graduate Library was the destination of the most serious researchers. Visitors were asked to remain quiet to optimize everyone ' s study time. The graduate library, or simply, " the Grad, " was comprised of several towers of literature, called the " stacks. " Students could lose themselves for hours amongst the plethora of information. " I used to go to the stacks with my girlfriend a lot. We enjoyed both the comprehensive subject sections as well as the unmatched privacy, " sophomore Hayden Goldblatt commented. There were also many smaller, specialized libraries spread throughout campus. The Public Health Library, located on the Hill, attracted many students from nearby dorms. Other locations in- cluded the Taubman Medical Library, the Media Union, the Dentistry Library, the Music Library, the Law Library and many others. The complete re- source system ensured an accurate and solid aca- demic foundation for students. by Eric Rajala and Meghan Christiansen Secluding herself from all distrac- tions, a student studies alone in the lower level of the Shapiro Under- graduate Library. These study tables were well used at all hours of the day. photo by Mike Cutri 80 University Libraries Waiting for the rest of their home- work group, two students discuss their Calculus 116 assignment. The UGLi was a common place to meet for noisier studies such as group work, photo by Meghan Christiansen Many students escape to the Law library when in need of silent study time. With its elegant lighting and architecture, the mood was perfect for the more serious undergraduate. photo by Meghan Christiansen Descending onto the Diag, the steps of the Graduate Library attract all sorts of students seeking a place to relax. The Library steps served as a stage for numerous campus events. photo by Meghan Christiansen Academics 81 With evident pride. Lee Bellinger presents an honorary Law degree to Czech Republic President Vaclav Havel. Havel worked throughout the world to promote human rights, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services 82 Honorary Degree an 7CUJL honorary ALUMNUS J In a display of good grace and pride, University President Lee Bollinger presented Czech Repub lic President Vaclav Havel with an honorary Doctor of Law degree at Hill Auditorium. This distinction was bestowed upon Mr. Havel for his work against communism and his devotion to human rights activism. Throughout his life, Havel ' s actions spoke to the world. The plays that he wrote reflected his life ' s trials but were banned when they first came out and eventually earned him a five-year jail sentence for political dissention. Since that time Havel ' s plays have become critically acclaimed and have received literary awards. Along with the presentation of the degree to Havel, President Bollinger also announced to those assembled that a new fellowship would be instated in Vaclav Havel ' s name. The Havel Fellows program was set up to offer assistance to anyone interested in Czech studies, including grad students and students coming from the Czech Republic to study at the University. After the presentation ceremony Havel led a discussion entitled " Globalization ' s Intellectual Challenge " along with Bollinger, theater and drama Profe ssor Glenda Dickerson and Business School Professor Jan Svejnar. That which was created through the actions of the University and such an outstanding man like Vaclav Havel will likely have an impact for many years to come, by Rob McTear Expanding our list of famous ' Alumnae ' , the University grants an honorary degree to Czech Republic President Vaclav Havel for his work towards the improvement of human rights Academics 83 ma or J LOSS In early October, University students learned that the organizational studies concentration - part of the Individual Concentration Program (ICP) - was being ended. As the sixth most popular major in LSA and the most rapidly expanding program, many students were stunned and disap- pointed. However, LSA Dean Shirley Neuman de- fended the elimination of the program and ex- plained the reasoning behind the changes. " The ICP was being used by several hundred students as a ' concentration, ' " she said. " In fact, no concentration existed. What did exist was a list of courses that students were choosing from. A concentration, however, is more than a collection of courses; to have a concentration, those courses must be structured into a coherent curriculum that covers the area of study. " She explained that concentrations were created by faculty with extensive experience in the subject, then reviewed and approved by several different committees before becoming an official concen- tration. " There was no organizational studies concen- tration, " she continued. " The use of the ICP as a default for a concentration was stopped because the ICP was not intended to be used as a ' shadow concentration ' by hundreds of students. The list of courses that had been developed did not consti- tute a curriculum as previously mentioned, though the individual courses were strong. There was little faculty oversight for the program, no faculty advis- ing, and no mechanism for reviewing and revising the curriculum. ..and it had not gone through the usual approval mechanisms already mentioned. " The University looks to better its curriculum by eliminating a concentration that lacked just that; concentration Neuman added that LSA hoped to have an introductory organizational studies program in place by fall 2001 and an official concentration by 2002. " We ' re trying to produce a program that meets the standards of other University degrees: that is, rig- orous, focused, current and coherent, " she ex- plained. " My decision to major in organizational studies was made because of its ability to fit my personal interests and goals, " said Tiffany Thomas, a junior in the program. " The knowledge and skills I ' m learning will prepare me with the utmost confi- dence for ever-increasing business-oriented fields. It saddens me to know that LSA wants to eliminate the organizational studies major. " Jerry Mangona, a senior in the organizational studies program, had mixed emotions about the changes. " The popularity of organizational studies has increased overwhelmingly over the last few years, but it does have problems that need to be eliminated, " he said. " It ' s unfortunate that our administration has decided to pull the plug on its opportunity, but if this is what it will take to overhaul the program, everyone will be better off when it returns. " by Cortney Dueweke 84 Eliminating Organizational Studies Relaxing outside of West Hall, an upper- level sociology course enjoys the warm weather of early autumn. Many areas of study were included in the organiza- tional studies program, photo by Michelle Sohn Academics 85 Working diligently, first and second year students strive for Business School acceptance with great The prestigious Business School was a coveted destination for many incoming University students. Unfortunately for these undergraduate hopefuls, the admissions process proved to be very exclusive, accepting only about forty percent of its applicants. Thus, the promising horizon of the business pro- gram could be the driving force behind many students ' study habits and work ethics. Ranked first among undergraduate business programs by the U.S. News and World Report in 1999, the ' B school ' catapulted its students into a bright future with countless career options. Starting the third year of collegiate studies, students progressed through advanced levels of such subjects as economics, accounting, and marketing. Some scholars then advanced into graduate school, possessing a sound foundation of general business knowledge. Start- AMBITION ing job salaries were just as appealing as the many opportunities for graduates, but the prestige was what lured applicants. " I know that the Business school here at Michigan will open lots of doors for me, " said sophomore Business school hopefull Justin Taffer. Applications weresubmitted in February of your sophomore year. The selection committee focused particularly on grade point average, leadership, and performance in prerequisite courses. Grades in these classes were a major concern to students, as their peers in the classroom were often the primary competition. " This econ test could really make or break our careers, " said anxious sophomore Michael Guttman before an exam. The first two years of a University of Michigan education were a crucial time for undergraduates, as they learned more about themselves and their personal career interests, but the Business school proved to be an appropriate and worthy ambition. by Eric Rajala and Meghan Christiansen 86 Business School Admittance ' doorsfor " of your ie primary J make or Michigan jraduates, and their ess school ambition. risen In the lounge of the Business School, students can be found studying before class, eating lunch or just taking a break from their tightly regimented studies. Day or night, this was a popular place for groups to meet, photo by Meghan Christiansen With hopes of Business School admission in mind, ISA sophomores Daniel Katz and Justin Mervis choose the perfect schedules for upcoming semesters. With help from their advisors, students could enroll in the appropriate classes to try and impress admissions committees. photo by Ari Melber Concentrating on the screen, a student works on his lap top in the student lounge. The lounge was both a place for studying and socializing, photo by Elaine Raskin Senior business major Jose Marovilla discusses his lecture notes with a classmate on the steps of the Davidson building. Business students enjoyed the luxury of having the majority of their classes in one complex, photo by Elaine Raskin Academics 87 beyond 7 norrnol CLASSES the intensity One of the biggest ke V 5 to succeeding at the University was, of course, the choice of classes that students had. When actually registering for these Or the University classes, many decisions were made. Of course , there were the required subjects and the classes taken to help achieve a major, but after those were Curriculum, done, the way was paved for " fun " classes. These " fun " classes were all unique and special, includ- ing swing dancing, yoga, opera singing, anime, and sign language. Alicia Gimenez, a junior political science major, raved about her favorite class, Project Community, " It uses an approach to learning by requiring students to participate in different forms of com- munity service. The two semesters I spent in the class as a student and now as a facilitator of my own section are probably the most rewarding experiences at U of M. " Jeff Braun, a first-year LSA student, agreed with Gimenez, that " fun " classes were the best. " In my interpretative dance class, I get to wear a leotard and frolic around. It beats sitting in a lecture hall any day. " Core academic courses were also fun for some students. " The best class I ever had was electrical engineering and computer science. We always used to throw cereal at our professor, but it never made it and would always hit the people in front of us. One time we found an extra honeycomb on the floor, and we set it free outside. Now we are always looking for the rabid honeycomb running around North Campus, " stated Jen Ehland, a senior multi- media major. First-year pre-med student Nicole LaRocca argued, " Any small class can be fun. You get to make close, personal relationships with the students and the teacher, and it can never be boring. " Basically, there was no classic mold for a " fun " class- they came in all shapes and sizes. By Jennie Putvin students strived to find those few " fun " classes 88 Fun Classes -1 . .. " Learning to teach, elementary education students spend time in a CCRB physical education class. Education students were able to enjoy classes in which they took steps back to their childhood, photo by Mike Cutri With precise accuracy, sophomore Justin Williams measures a candle- stick as junior Derek Boom records the findings. Mechanical engineering classes allowed students to partici- pate in many hands-on projects. photo by Mike Cutri Academics 89 Taking it all in, three first-year students start to fill their language requirement from scratch in French 101. First-year students took placement exams at summer orientation which gave them a guideline by which to choose the appropriate class level, photo by Naomi Trager With a guiding hand, a German 101 instructor helps a student with her classwork. Language classes were often the closest to a high school classroom setting, making them comfortable for many first-year students, photo by Naomi Trager 90 ISA Language Requirement " expanding narrow HORIZONS As all LSA students were aware - and many unhappily so - fourth-term proficiency in a lan- guage was a requirement for graduation. Accord- ing to the LSA Course Guide, " Competence in languages has traditionally been a sign of a well- educated person. ..The study of another language is a way to gain a new reflective understanding of language and communication systems. " While some students agreed that foreign languages were an important part of a quality education, others complained that their future careers will never be impacted by languages they were " forced " to take while attending the University. " I think learning a foreign language is part of a well-rounded education, and without it the LSA curriculum would not be as balanced, " said Nicole Practicing pronunciation, a Spanish 101 instructor uses an overhead to aid her students. Many introductory language courses were taught by Graduate Student Instructors from other countries proficient in the language they taught, photo by Naomi Trager The LSA fourth semester proficiency language requirement forces prima- rily English speaking students to indulge in a bit of foreign culture Muendelein, a junior majoring in political science. She completed the requirement in French, then decided she missed studying the language and made it her minor. " We always hear that we ' re not going to get a job in the exact field we study. I think it ' s important to have these skills because you never know what you ' re going to need for a future job. " Sophomore cell and molecular biology major Justin Christy wholeheartedly disagreed. " Fourse- mesters of foreign language is completely unnec- essary, " he said. " German is not my utmost con- cern when I ' m studying to become a doctor. " Jennifer Fisher, a sophomore art history and film major who studied Italian, had a less extreme take on the subject. " I think the language requirement should be cut in half, " she said. " A lot of students take the four semesters, finish up and never take a language again. I think it gets in the way of a lot of people ' s schedules when they ' re trying to get their distribution out of the way. " The language requirement may have been wel- comed by some LSA students and abhorred by others, but one thing remained universal: it was required for everyone, by Cortney Dueweke Academics 91 adios. L crisp LADY r With the installation of the new Wolverine Access during the summer came happier students around registration time When registering for classes this fall, students were introduced to a whole different wave while surfing the new Wolverine Access. Deviating from the former touch-tone telephone system, the reg- istration administration developed an alternate way to schedule classes; a decision made based on student requests. " We implemented the web page registration system because consistently over the last five years students have expressed their desire to have a web- based registration system, " said registrar Tom McElvain. " Students in focus groups expressed preferences to be able to do registration over the web and to be able to combine the class search function with the registration function-tof ind open classes in the same system. " One benefit that McElvain saw in the system was that " It allows students to access their per- sonal information. Its primary purpose is to em- power students to have the ability to maintain their own data. " Fifth-year pre-med senior Reena Newton, who majored in anthropology-zoology, approved of the new registration system. " You don ' t feel rushed as opposed to the old system. With the telephone system, if you don ' t dial in the correct course number it cuts you off. Or if you don ' t have all of the information in front of you, like if you forgot to write down the second section number that you wanted and you ' re trying to flip through the course book to find it and you ' re kind of running out of time, you would get cut off. Then you would have to call back and sometimes the lines were busy. " Senior Malikh Prot, studying organizational stud- ies and cultural anthropology agrees that the new system is much easier and beneficial. " What ' s great about it is that you can access it anywhere. Most people own computers, so you could drop and add classes when you are home. It ' s nice to have that option. " by Nedda Mehdizadeh Welcome to the University of Michigan Wolverine Access System 92 New Wolverine Access With computing sites scattered all over campus, the new Wolverine Access provided students with virtually unlimited access to their personal files, financial information and course listings and availability. Registering on-line also provided students with a preferred alternative to telephone registration, photo by Michelle Sohn The new Wolverine Access system offers a fresh new look for its many users. The old telephone registration system was replaced with a quicker online method over the summer. graphic by Nathan Busch THE links wolverineaccess . umich . ec Student Records personal information registration class schedule grades and transcripts financial information U of M Course Catalog course search time slots availability Frequently Asked Questions how to register troubleshooting Academics 93 94 North Campus n . . , expressionist s HUB Two miles up Fuller Road and beyond the Uni- versity Medical Center lay North Campus. Foreign to the majority of University students, North Cam- pus seemed to many an entirely separate institu- tion. Distinguished from LSA, it housed the more hands-on academic units such as Art Design, Music, Engineering and Architecture. While some LSA students never even saw North Campus, a whole other group of students felt at home among the more serene setting that was offered away from the bustle of downtown Ann Arbor. Three University residences were available for students who preferred the area. First-year sociol- ogy major Tamara Braun requested living in the area for many reasons. " I already had established friendships with a lot of people living here and I wanted to be with them; I just felt that it was more of a place that seemed like home than if I were to goto central and not knowanybody. Also, up here, it seems like a little community because everybody knows each other because you are in this certain area with one another. " The pond on the grounds of the music school was an adored asset to North campus ' s beauty. Students didn ' t have to travel too far from their classes on North Campus to relax outdoors in peace, photo by Susan Chalmers Much like the Diag on Central campus, the plaza area, also named the Diag, was a place for people to meet between classes. North Campus housed the schools of Music, Art Design and Engineer- ing, photo by Mike Cutri North Campus served as the center of college life for students focusing on their creative talents For first-year music and psychology major Molly Pachan, she found the area to suit her schedule well. " Since I ' m in the music school, I have a lot of classes up here and I have a lot of classes that start at 7:30 a.m., so if I didn ' t live up here, it would be harder to get to class. I do have classes on central campus, but in general, it ' s a lot more convenient for me to live up here. I have also met a lot of great people, so I love it. " Engineering sophomore Jared Goulart spent two years living on North Campus. " The first year I requested living up here because of my classes, but this year I decided to live up here because a lot of my friends stayed and I wanted to live with my roommate again, " he said. " The food here is also a lot better and it ' s quieter. You can get away from distractions and get work done, but the only nega- tive aspect is the bus. Even though I have most of my classes up here, it ' s hard to get myself out of bed for one class on Central Campus. " Although the campus lies apart from the com- mon excitement that is associated with the college experience, it was easy to find the benefits in keeping things separate. Many students, after be- ing apart of the North Campus community, discov- ered these advantages. With the involved nature of these creative courses, location on North Campus enabled students to use the space and peaceful- ness to really concentrate on their studies, by Nedda Mehdizadeh and Meghan Christiansen Academics 95 7 Junior political science major Case McGrath works an afternoon shift at the billiards room in the Union. Many students held part time jobs to help cover the cost of rent and tuition, photo by Ari Me ber. 96 Voices to Going to school in a town as diverse as the student body that inhabited it was an amazing experience. Every- where we turned we saw things that gave Ann Arbor its own, unique personality. We saw restaurants and stores full of student employees flyers taped anywhere and earning money to pay for one of the everywhere around campus and highest public school tuitions in the chalkings on sidewalks. Not nation. We walked through the being afraid to make their voices " Villa of Mysteries " exhibit in the Art heard, students added another Museum on a crisp October evening, aspect that gave Ann Arbor so Students expressed themselves via much personality. music, forming bands and perform- ing in places such as the League Underground. One of the less spectacular traits of the town were the homeless which could be seen sleeping on a bench or camping out inside the West Hall Arch asking passers-by for spare change. On any given day students could hear the fire and brimstone from preachers in the Diag. Students also made themselves heard around campus through demonstrations on the Diag, tn Two students debate about abortion rights during an anti-abortion demonstration on the Diag. Graphic pictures of abortions stood in the center of campus for days causing some people to avoid the area, photo by Ari Melber Special exhibits come to the University Museum of Art throughout the year. September and November featured the White House Arts and Crafts collection along with the Villa of Mysteries, a Roman wall painting exhibit. photo by Abby Johnson Voices 97 WORKFORCE Ann Arbor,,,,.. by Dan Nieman " Stucci ' s is a low stress job, it has reasonable hours, and it ' s a great place to meet people. " senior chemistry major Adam Beck 1 Stucci ' s employee and Kinesiology Senior Carrie Blumhardt hands change to a patron. On any warm day, the popular venue would be filled with people waiting to sample one of their many ice cream or frozen yogurt flavors. photo by Abby Johnson 98 Workforce Ann Arbor Junior Katie Najarian stows money in the cash register at Rod ' s Diner on State Street. The establishment was famous for its ice cream treats called " Colliders. " photo by Abby Johnson School of Music junior Ryan Steinman staffs the Campus Information Center desk on the first floor of the Union. With another location on North Campus, these centers were a valuable resource for students, faculty and the general public. photo by Abby Johnson With the price of schoolbooks and ice cream cones, rented movies and nights on the town, tuition increases and water bills, came the responsibility of balancing not onlyourtime, but our dollars as well. Students throughout campus decided to take matters into their own hands by devoting much of their time outside of classes to local jobs. With reasons ranging from much desired discounts to the flexibility to stay in college for another semester, students ventured out to make money and, in doing so, reaped the often overlooked benefits of valuable work experience. " Tuition was so high that I decided to give my parents a break by getting a job and taking care of my own spending money. Stucci ' s is a low stress job, it has reason- able hours, and it ' s a great place to meet people. I have met some very good friends by working there, " stated senior chemistry major Adam Beck. While some students chose to work in popular on-campus establishments, others opted for a more professional route by assisting with research, preparing museum exhibits, photographing campusevents, or interning with local businesses. Having embraced such opportunities early in their academic careers, students were able to make personal and professional connections and gain invaluable insight that helped mend personal bridges: joining specialized interest with possible career paths. Whether working to support a wild nightlife in Ann Arbor, to meet new people, to spruce up a wardrobe or to get a free lunch, students took advantage of the opportu- nities for student employment. They gained responsibility and experience, and with each library shelf restocked and each resounding punch of the timecard, students learned that valuable life lessons are taught both in and out of the classroom. Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices ' Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices 99 A first year student returned to her dorm room after leading an improvisational theater workshop at a local juvenille detention center just as a senior stood on his aching feet for the 29th hour of Dance Marathon. Two sophomores exchanged pen-pal letters with local elemen- tary school students as a group of juniors visited a refugee shelter in downtown Detroit. The possibilites seemed over- whelming when we first entered the University, but many students found their meaningful niche within the realm of volunteer community involvement. Through large umbrella student organizations such as Project Serve, Alpha Phi Omega, Black Volunteer Network, and Circle K, students were able to find volunteer opportunities that matched their personal interests and time schedules. Some began involve- ment in their first year and others began later, but regard- by Dan Nieman Two children put together a puzzle during Kids Fair held at Crisler Arena. Various people and organizations volunteered to offer activities for children throughout the day. photo courtesy of Kids Fair less of duration, University students worked together to make a difference in their collective neighborhood. When asked why volunteering was so important to her, Residential College junior Marit Dewhurst answered, " My volunteer experiences instilled in me a lifelong desire to work for social change. I have been able to establish relationships within the community that have helped me understand and work to change larger societal issues. " Whether it was preparing food for the homeless, advocating at a women ' s shelter, tutoring children with incarcerated parents or coaching soccer at a local elemen- tary school, students found the means to both grow and to give back to the community that they called " home " for four years. 100 Community Service Sophomore Sarah Schwartz assists a child at the Pediatric Hematology Oncology Activity Center. Many students volunteered at the University Medical Center. photo by Abby Johnson Volunteers in Action Volunteer Information and Placement Team Servants of Christ Safewalk Northwalk Medstart March of Dimes Kid ' s Fair K-grams International Development and Health Association Going Places The Detroit Project Dance Marathon Circle K Blood Drives United Black Volunteer Network Black Uplift Association for India ' s Development Ann Arbor Tenants Union rnative Spring BreaK Alpha Phi Omega Senior Stacy Lipson plays with a little girl at the Pediatric Hematology Oncology department. The University Hospitals gave students the chance to volunteer and work at one of the nation ' s bes t Medical Centers. photo by Abby Johnson Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices 101 ARTISTIC . Ann Arbor by Dan Nieman Sculptures of varied size and weight filled the University ' s campus. They not only made the University a more beau- tiful place to live and work, but also gave Ann Arbor a certain amount of culture and diversity that was rare in most cities the same size. From the wave field on North Campus designed by architect and artist Maya Lin to the many art galleries on Main Street, Ann Arbor was full of art that was impossible to ignore. " I love the amount of art on campus. The University Museum has some amazing exhibits that bring lots of great art that is accessible to everyone on this campus, " junior English major Lauren Rubinfeld said. Located right on Central Campus across from the Union, the Museum of Art offered Ann Arbor residents and students a diverse perma- nent collection as well a wide array traveling exhibits that came to Ann Arbor. Recently, traveling exhibits by photog- rapher Sally Mann, painter Claude Monet and photogra- pher Ansel Adams have made their way to the corner of South University and State Street. The School of Art and Design also was a place where art aficionados could catch a glimpse of future artists. Senior graphic design and photography major Rachel Einsidler quipped, " I love wandering through the Art and Architecture Building and looking at all the student work that is on display. It gives me and my peers a sense that the art school isn ' t a school, but rather a community of artists living and working together. " That community of artists could be seen when one visited Ann Arbor in the summer as the Ann Arbor Art Fair literally took over most of campus. Streets were filled with local artists who showcased and sold their work to students and visitors from all over the state while galleries brought their work outdoors from more well known artists for the public to view. The art fair, local galleries and the art that filled both the campus and its buildings was hard to go unnoticed. A father pushes a stroller down Liberty Street during the Ann Arbor Art Fair. The Art Fair was the largest of its type in the state of Michigan. photo by Abby Johnson 102 Artistic Ann Arbor Voices Voices Voices Voices The University of Michigan Museum of Art houses the University ' s collection of fine art. The museum hosted groups from elementary, junior high, and high schools from all over the state, photo by Abby Johnson Voices 103 Three students pray after a bible study group at Mary Markley Hall. Many University students made religion part of their daily lives. photo by Mike Cutri RELIGION Ann Arbor by Sara Wilson A preacher shares his ideas and beliefs with passing students on the Diag. Preachers and Rabbis were often seen at the Diag professing their beliefs to students, photo by Ari Melber 104 Religion Ann Arbor R; eligion was a major part of the University ' s campus. There were many people who differed in their religious affiliation. This added a fla- vor to the campus that could not be overlooked. The three most common religions on campus, though there were many, were Christianity, Juda- ism and Islamlic. The real question at hand was how these re ligious groups integrated themselves into Ann Arbor ' s society. The First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor had a lot of student members that actively participated in the activities that they offered. Graham Baird, the president of the group known as " Ground Zero, " felt that First Presbyterian not only offered much to the students of the University, but also to Ann Arbor as a whole. " We believe that if religion is detached from society then it is meaningless and ungrounded. This is why we spend a lot of time trying to connect with the issues that society deals with on a daily basis. " This was only one of the groups that the First Presbyterian had to offer but one that was highly popular among the University ' s Christian population. Hillel was where the Jewish population of the University and Ann Arbor residents congregated. This establishment offered many options to the Jewish community. One club that seemed to be popular among the students was Volunteers in Action (VIA). This group was a community service group that took time to help those in need and link students with the local community. Kevin Berman said that " Hillel provides a place for people to go and meet other Jewish people and interact with the community through the activities that we offer. We welcome everyone to come and join us for activities and participate in our services over the holidays. " Hillel provided a place for people from out of state to go and celebrate the Jewish holidays and meet other people from other states that have similar religious backgrounds. The University ' s campus was very diverse culturally. On campus there were a growing number of Muslim people who had become a powerful part of Ann Arbor ' s soci- ety. One way that the Muslim society interacted with the community and brought people with common back- grounds together was through the Muslim Student ' s Association (MSA). The Muslim Student Association cur- rently had 100 members. It ' s Vice President, Zain Bengali, felt that this club supported the student body and actively participated in the commu- nity. " MSA is deeply concerned in benefiting society. Our primary mode of doing so is through our community affairs committee which hosts such activities as the Arb clean up, volun- teering at local schools and clothing drives. Outside of purely community service activities, we hold Islam Aware- ness Week, which is dedicated to in- forming society at large about Islam through a variety of activities. " These three religious groups spent a lot of time not only leading and participating in the University ' s events, but also interacting with each other. All of the groups welcomed the com- munity and enjoyed meeting new people. The University encouraged its students to not only to join clubs, but to meet people of all different races and religious backgrounds. There were many ways to get involved at the University, all you had to do is look for group that was right for you. Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices 105 CULTURAL Ann Arbor by Jennie Putvin One would have had to walk through the campus every day blindfolded not to notice that the University was rich with culture and diversity. With almost 1 00 University- recognized minority and ethnic groups, a person ' s culture was truly an integral part of many lives here at the Univer- sity. " [My culture] lets me combine the advantages of my old culture and my new culture in getting a realistic outlook of what is really going on. Having been part of a different culture lets you get a different outlook on life, and a better people together...! feel right at home, " said Najia Sheihk, a Pakistani ISA sophomore. Many other students strongly agreed that diversity was the essence of the University. " I absolutely adored going to an Indian dance show one night, then a Japanese subtitled movie the next, salsa dancing another night. ..diversity is a valuable attribute for me, " expressed Marina Lemberg, a graduate with a biop- sychology degree. Kelly Peters, a first-year LSA student, summed it up; " I think U of M ' s diversity is one of its understanding [of it], " stated Alexander Bobin, a Russian sophomore majoring in computer science. Even though a person ' s own ethnicity was so important, the learning did not stop there. Culture was " one of the reasons that U of M is so great. ..it ' s part of the experience that you would never get at a small school. Just to learn [about other cultures] brings greatest attributes. It seems as if there is truly a place for everyone. And while segregation exists between different groups, separated by ethnicity, religion, race, etc., the ties between these groups are what help us preserve our heritage and grow simultaneously. Then everyone is able to learn and really appreciate their differences. " Four students of different cultural backgrounds study together at the Undergraduate Library. The Univer- sity encouraged a multi-cultural learning experience. Photo by Michelle Sohn i stow one next, sals $A student, Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Two students study at Starbucks Coffee on State Street. Many students met friends through classes and studied with them at local coffee shops, photo by Michelle Sohn Kir Voices 107 The band Foolish Heads practices one of their sets. Many students spent their free time playing and practicing in bands that they had created, photo by Susan Chalmers V Senior music student Dan Moore plays the alto sax in Pierpont Commons on North Campus. The band played weekly shows to audiences at different venues throughout the year, photo by Susan Chalmers 108 Ann Arbor Sounds Ann Arbor The Ann Arbor Blues and Jazz Festival. The Ann Arbor Folk Festival. If the number of festivals was any indication, Ann Arbor certainly made room for music. From the Ark on Main Street to the acoustically perfect Hill Auditorium to the Halfway Inn in the basement of East Quad, each Ann Arbor music venue had a different taste and, with it, a different place in the city ' s music scene. Ann Arbor, with its large mix of college students, attracted bands on every scale, from local start-ups to national acts. Both Bob Dylan and Ben Harper performed at Hill Auditorium during the same week in November; other stars such as Ani DiFranco, the Smashing Pumpkins and Pearl Jam performed at the theater in recent years. Other venues that attracted concert-goers and musicians alike for their respective atmospheres included the Blind Pig on South First Street for smaller rock, blues, reggae, and dance acts; the Bird of Paradise on South Main Street for nightly jazz; and the 35-year-old Ann Arbor folk and blues tradition of The Ark. " I ' m making it my mission to see Ani DiFranco every year, " said junior English and secondary education major Kathleen Belanger. " I ' m forcing my boyfriend to drive me SOUNDS by Caelan Jordan to this year ' s concert in East Lansing. He ' s not too happy cause he doesn ' t like her and he doesn ' t want to have to drive to see her. I love her so much that I ' ll travel for her, but her show at Hill a couple years ago was definitely the best and it would be better if she were always here in Ann Arbor. " Crammed into every crevice of the city was another music outlet, from the venues with national acts like Hill Auditorium to the small scope of coffeehouses and restau- rants with local performers. Borders Books Music, Arbor Brewing Company and Espresso Royale were just some of the places that offered live music at least some nights of the week. In the fall, the Ann Arbor Blues and Jazz Festival was named a local legacy by the Library of Congress, to be registered in its collections as such. Founded in the late 1960s with artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Muddy Waters, Miles Davis, and Ray Charles, the September festival died in 1 974, only to be revived in 1 992. Its annual appeal and newfound status as an official " local legacy " marked its place on the city ' s music scene. ISA junior Nick Dybek and first-year art design student Ben Lipkin, members of the band " Like the Southern, " play a set at the Michigan League Underground. The League played host to many different clubs and bands throughout the year. photo by Susan Chalmers Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices 109 University students walk down Maynard Street passing the Ann Arbor homeless. Students passed by homeless everyday, often without noticing, photo by Susan Chalmers tit by Sara Wilson Like so many cities, homeless people could be found around Ann Arbor, loitering in front of the National City Bank and on the corners of streets. They sat and talked to the people passing by and asked for money. A majority of the people that they interacted with were students that did not have change to spare. It was not that the students did not respect the homeless people; it is just that when it comes down to it, college students could use all the money they could get. Many students had negative reactions to the homeless people. Those who were from the suburbs were often not used to the presence of homeless people. First-year stu- dent Rachel Estrada said, " I am from a suburb outside of L.A. and there are no homeless people there. I am not used to them and they kind of scare me. Not that I think that they would harm me, but I have no money to spare. I think that they need to go somewhere where there is a more diverse age group. " Other people felt that the homeless people gave Ann Arbor a city feeling that it would lack without their presence. As one student said, " I am from New York City and there are homeless people everywhere, so the homeless people here do not bother me. I barely recognize that they are even on the street corners. " The homeless people received both positive and nega- tive reactions from the inhabitants of Ann Arbor. It was mostly the suburban-bred students that were uncomfort- able with the loitering of homeless people during the day. Some students felt more comfortable being around them during the day than at night. The consensus on campus was that the homeless people caused no problem. How- ever, some people felt that they should go somewhere wh ere they would actually get the money and support that they needed, instead of trying to beg off of students that had very little money themselves. 110 Homeless Ann Arbor m fg A University Student passes a homeless man on the Diag. The Diag was a common place to see people soliciting passers-by for spare change, photo by Susan Chalmers Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices Voices 111 m Al Gore answers students ' questions during the taping of MTV ' s Rock the Vote. Students were inter- viewed to be in the audience and ask the Vice President their questions, photo by Ah Melber 112 Special Events 03 While students left town at the beginning of summer for an intern- ship or to go home, mobs of tourists flocked to Ann Arbor to participate in the onslaught of fairs and festivals the town had to offer. Streets were need at Dance Marathon in turned into sidewalks and traffic was February, and the Marching crippled for days as arts and crafts Band held their annual holiday booths covered the streets for the concert in Hill Auditorium. When Ann Arbor Art Fair. The Summer we needed a break from classes, Festival and the Blues and Jazz there was never a shortage of Festival closed out the summer as special events to attend. students returned to campus for another year. A hard fought presi- dential campaign brought Vice President Al Gore to the Media Union on North Campus to tape MTV ' s Rock the Vote, while Green Party candidate Ralph Nader spoke at the Michigan Theater. The University also enjoyed visits by well known alumni like former President Gerald Ford and playwright Arthur Miller. Besides guest speakers, there were plenty of events held year round that students could participate in. Students raised money for children in special events c n Playwright and University alumnus Arthur Miller joins an audience via satellite for the Arthur Miller Symposium held at Hill Auditorium. Miller was scheduled to attend in person, but due to an injury was unable to travel to Ann Arbor. photo by Mike Cutri An Artist spins a pot during the Ann Arbor Art Fair held in July. Thousands of tourists flooded the city during the week-long event, the largest of its kind in the state, photo by Abby Johnson Special Events 113 nude In a deep stare, two dancers perform the Spanish Flamenco. This was one of many varieties of expression displayed at the Encompass dance show, photo courtesy of Alex Walk Moralers at the 2000 Dance Marathon " get down " to ' 80s beats. During the Marathon the planning committee organized several special events to break up the monotony of the time. photo by David Wolfe 114 January and February Events Cellist fteo, as be i lfoi IM i Dr. Gates, a professor of Humanities at Harvard University, speaks at Hill Auditorium about advances the University can make towards equality. Dr. Gates was interrupted by a group of students claiming that the University is not doing all that it can to promote racial diversity among its student body, photo courtesy of Marjorie Marsha I Cellist Yo-Yo Ma mesmerizes the crowd at Hill Auditorium as he fills the air with music. This was the musician ' s first performance in nine years at the University, photo courtesy of David Katz VI ,l K MLK 2K, or The Martin Luther King Symposium of the year 2000, included a variety of events, from a concert celebrating a " New Era " sponsored by the Women of Color Task Force to a panel discussion held by the school of Industrial Operations and Engineering about diversity. On the day designated by congress to honor the work of King, the late civil rights leader Dr. Henry Lewis Gates Jr. delivered the keynote address based on this year ' s symposium theme, " Shattering Barriers and Transcending Borders, " to a packed Hill Auditorium. Dr Gates, who was the current head of the W.E.B. DuBois Institute for Afro-American Research and a professor at Harvard University, was interrupted by a group of about 1 5 students who claimed that the University was contradicting itself. Among several other events, students, faculty and Ann Arbor residents participated in a rally that started on the corner of S. Forest and E. University. The march was to " ...be a declaration of a counter offensive against the attacks on integration in K-1 2 education and affirmative action in higher education. " Junior English and communications major Caelan Jordan commented, " It is amazing that this one man is still inspiring people to take action about equality and race relations. " ass More than 1 500 people attended " Encompass: Piecing Us Together, " which brought diversity and culture to Michigan Theater. Focusing on representing the variance and parallelism of the University community, the dance show brought together the cultures of Asia, Europe, Africa and the United States. Junior music major Jen Driskill asserted that, " It ' s really neat how so many different groups on campus can come together. " One of the trademarks of the show was its ability to bring innovation and tradition together. In an enthusiastic and vibrant manner, Encompass lived up to its name. 02.03.00 Bee Winter brought big beats to Hill Auditorium. Famed loser, slacker, and genius Beck took over the stage with the opening tune " Mixed Bizness. " Though small in stature, the musician incorporated a number of larger than life laser and lighting effects into the performance, and belted out the lyrics to match. Although backed up by a three horn section and two supporting singers, Beck ' s energy was enough to overwhelm them all. " Beck had such a relentless stage appearance. Not every concert you go to can really make you feel the music like the musician does, " remarked junior LSA student Matt Klapper. A mecca for grand performances at the University, Hill Auditorium welcomed the classical stylings of cellist Yo-Yo Ma during January. For two hours Ma and piano accompanist Kathryn Scott entranced audience members with performances of Stravinsky, Schickele, and Rachmaninoff. The world renowned musician even showed a sense of humor by poking fun at Schickele ' s title choices by spelling it out, which sparked the auditorium into an uproar of laughter. Most were simply touched by the man ' s ability to speak his soul through music. 02.05.00 Dance Marathon For 30 straight hours, 300 University students danced to help raise money for children in need. This year, Dance Marathon raised over $120,000 for charities such as the Pediatric Rehabilitation Program at Mott Children ' s Hospital and William Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak. The event, which began February 5th and ended the next day, featured many of the recipients of the funds as visitors. " You have direct contact with the people you are helping and can see the impact that you ' re having on their lives. It is really inspiring, and keeps you going even when you think you have no more energy, " remarked junior English and sociology major Lauren Rubinfeld. stories by Liz Mauck Special Events 115 Senior psychology major and K- grams External Relations Coordinator Julie Staples works and plays with an elementary student at Kids-Fair. The events featured over 100 interactive projects for the " big kids " and " little kids " to enjoy, photo courtesy of K-grams James Brown, the Godfather of Soul, belts it out at Hill Auditorium. Brown was one of the most famous acts brought to the University during the school year, photo courtesy of Dana Linnane known forte Mituiywth World, " and ; musical ver Nsvm Sret, fc V:,. 116 March and April Events UJ.l AAJ Kids-Fair Last March, over 1 ,000 elementary school students and 1 1 5 student groups packed Crisler Arena for the second annual Kids-Fair. Sponsored by K-grams, the event allowed children from Ann Arbor and surrounding cities to interact with college-aged volunteers in a setting that was both fun and educational. This year ' s fair included booths where the children could shoot hockey pucks, practice fencing, design African masks and watch historical reenactments. " K-grams pairs children from nearby elementary schools with volunteers from the University who act as their pen pals for the year, " explained Elena Marin, a mechanical engineering junior and K-grams executive director. " The purpose of Kids-Fair is to bring together all the pen pals and create interaction between the University and the community. " Through the fair, K-grams hoped to show less fortunate elementary children that college is an attainable goal and one well worth working toward, by Cortney Dueweke UJ.1O.UL James Brown James Brown stormed through Hill Auditorium this past March. Also known as " Soul Brother Number One, " " the Godfather of Soul, " the " Hardest Working Man in Show Business, " " His Bad Self, " the " Sex Machine, " " Mr. Dynamite, " " The Minister of the New New Super Heavy Funk " and the " ' Please Please Please ' Man, " Brown was known for his hip shaking and deep soul-filled voice. He was one of the most influential musicians of the twentieth century with such tour deforce jams as " I Feel Good, " " Papa ' s Got a Brand New Bag, " " It ' s a Man ' s Man ' s Man ' s World, " and " Say it Loud - I ' m Black and I ' m Proud, " and the University was honored to have Brown perform as a musical venue. His music stylings influenced hip-hop, funk, disco and R B over three decades as he released fifteen albums to become one of the most published artist of our time, by Liz Mauck 03.24.00 Ann Arbor Pow Wow One of the most exciting events of the year was the Ann Arbor Pow Wow. Held annually at Crisler Arena, the Pow Wow brought together thousands of people from all over the nation and world to celebrate Native American culture and compete in dance for prizes. Competitive dancing was not the only variety; the Pow Wow also featured performances of veteran flag dances and traditional dances by different tribes. Organized in part by the Native American Student Association, this year ' s Pow Wow featured event was an Iroquois Smoke Dance on Saturday afternoon. The event was the second largest of its kind in North America. One tense moment was shared as senior honor society Michigamua appeared to announce to the Native American community that they had changed their name to New Traditions for a New Millennium. NTNM had been at odds with the Native American community for their alleged insensitivity toward them and their history. Fifth year senior School of Natural Resources student Jacqueline Pilette commented, " We thought that they would have come with more of a show of character, but it was better than nothing. " by Liz Mauck Wt.Ul.UU Czech Philharmonic Orchestra In full Pow Wow apparell, a member of the Native American community participates in a dance competition. The Pow Wow was filled with so many events and contests that it extended for an entire weekend. photo courtesy of University Photo Services The world-renowned Czech Philharmonic Orchestra performed at Hill Auditorium on the first of April. The orchestra began with " The Frescoes of Pierodella Francesca, H352, " by Bohuslav Martinu. The composer of this piece wrote it while inspired by the art it was named for. The Orchestra also performed pieces from the opera " Vaclau Talich " by Leos Janacek, including " Suite from the Cunning Little Vixen. " They also honored a former conductor of the group, Antonin Dvorak, playing his " Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op. 70. " As an encore, the Philharmonics closed with " The Slavonic Dance No. 10. " This piece surpassed all others and displayed the quality and talent of the orchestra flawlessly, by Liz Mauck U4.XUU James Carville Former Clinton administration advisor and political oun -ormer Clinton administration advisor and political pundit James Carville spoke to a capacity crowd at Rackham Auditorium this past spring. Calling for political action from all directions, Carville asked all who attended the lecture to become involved in the elections. Believing that Michigan was a critical swing state, Carville even made some political bets of his own, " I ' d be willing to predict that whoever wins Michigan will win the presidency. " Having retreated from the direct political spotlight, Carville made most of his contributions to the electoral community through speeches and a published book. During his visit to Ann Arbor, he held a signing session for his book at Borders Books and Music, by Liz Mauck Political activist James Carville smiles during his address at Rackham Auditorium on April Sth. Carville spoke to a large audience of students and staff about the virtues of being involved in politics. photo courtesy of Louis Brown Special Events 117 Reminiscing the oldies, a rock-a-billy band swings in the summer. The group was one of the many lively acts brought to Ann Arbor this summer to perform at " Top of the Park. " photo by Evan Busch In a flashback scene to the first grade, the main character of Alison is given back his fruitloop necklace gift. The play was about a boy finding his first love at the University, photo courtesy of Harry Bloomberg Festival of New Works The University ' s second annual Festival of New Works offered audiences a glimpse of eight previously unproduced dramatic works, including a musical, three screenplays, and an adaptation of Margaret Atwood ' s novel The Edible Woman. " The festival gives new, undiscovered, or unestablished writers a chance to have their works viewed, " commented program co-organizer Marylou Chlipala. The Festival showcased a variety of actors, professionals, and stu- dents. The student actors were mostly from the University ' s departments of theatre, English, and film and video. The organizers of the events, Chlipala and Frank Gagliano, tried to promote creative diversity in the production process. " Bringing as many people into the creative process is one of the main directives of the Festival. These kinds of projects have been developing trends around the country for some time now. And the University is finally jumping on board, " e xplained Chlipala. Performances took place in the Trueblood and Arena Theatres in the Frieze Building, by Liz Mauck 06.04.00 Orientation One of the rights of passage for all new students was a three-day orientation over the summer to familiarize themselves with the University. There were many activities offered, including campus tours, ITD orientation, placement tests, schedule setting and Resrep Productions. Resrep member and junior ISA student Dia Hodari reflected on his experience: " I enjoy acting and it was a beautiful opportunity to help younger students get acclimated to the University community. Having their days packed with events, three days straight of getting to know the University can become pretty overwhelming for an orientation student. " Everyone had conceptions about what being away from home was like, and we were able to present the scarier things in a humorous manner. " by Liz Mauck Summer Festival In June, the annual Ann Arbor Summer Festival swept into town for its 1 7th year , appealing to residents of all ages with nearly a month ' s worth of quality entertainment. " The festival is a wonderful summer resource for the community, " said Colleen Murdock, marketing director for the non-profit organization Ann Arbor Summer Festival, Inc., which put on the event. " We not only provide a gathering place for all segments of the population, but also present local artists and world- class performing artists. " The " Top of the Park " half of the festival featured free concerts and movie viewings on the Power Center parking structure. Local bands and acts from throughout the state represented musical genres from rock, pop and country to swing, bluegrass and rockabilly. " Stuart Little, " " Galaxy Quest, " " It Came from Outer Space " and " Happy Gilmore " were just a few of the movies projected on the walls of the structure during the festival. Ticketed shows ran simultaneously in the Power Center itself, highlighting bands, dancers, comedians, bands and more. According to Murdock, the most popular show was by Rockapella, the group made famous by singing the theme song to " Wherein the World is Carmen Sandiego? " Other acts included Michael Feinstein, Kate Clinton and The Reduced Shakespeare Company. To feed the masses during the entertainment, food booths were set up around the parking structure. Zingerman ' s, Cottage Inn, Gandy Dancer, Rendezvous Cafe, and Mrs. Peabody ' s Mexican Kitchen all brought their culinary delights to the festival. " Top of the Park " activities took place every night between June 1 6 and July 9, with shows at the Power Center running most nights, by Cortney Dueweke 118 May and June Events A group of singers perform at " Top of the Park, " a segment of the Ann Arbor Summer Festival. The festival was held annually on the University ' s campus in the Power Center and its adjacent parking structure, photo by Evan Busch In an adaptation of Margaret Atwood ' s Edible Woman, main character Ainsley (right) pretends to be a virgin so Len Slank will impreg- nate her without marriage. The screenplay was written by Dave Carley, the recipient of the 1999 Arthur Miller award for dramatic writing, photo courtesy of Harry Bloomberg Special Events 119 07.19.00 Art H air The largest of its kind, the 2000 Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair was a success with over 550 artists selling their work. The 30th annual event brought artists from over 37 states. It was set up in two sections of the city, one on-campus and one off. Taking place near the University on State Street, the fair was easily accessible to University faculty and summer students. " I spent my lunch hour looking over potential purchases, " commented senior English major Lauren Klein. Down in the Main Street shopping district the other branch of the fair occurred. It was host to fewer University students, but featured a wide array of art from clay sculptures and paintings to handmade clothing and paper. Founded in 1970 by the Michigan Guild of Artists and Artisans, the fair ran for four days. The Guild was comprised of over " 1200 members who contribute their time and energies to the promotion of the visual arts in the U.S., " the website boasted. The fair also featured several family-oriented events and a variety of concessions, by Liz Mauck [07.28.00 " Breast Cancer Symposium On Saturday, July 29, 788 people gathered at the University ' s Power Center for a discussion on breast On Saturday, July 29, 788 people gathered at the University ' s Power CerrfeT for a discussion on breast cancer and to celebrate life as survivors. The Comprehensive Cancer Center ' s Betty Ford Breast Cancer Symposium for Patients, titled " Complementary and Conventional Options for Today and Tomorrow, " featured doctors and specialists with unique breast cancer treatments. The program also hosted Jill Eikenberry and Michael Tucker, former " LA. Law " co-stars and real-life husband and wife battling Eikenberry ' s breast cancer with a team effort. The couple stressed that 162,000 of the 182,000 breast cancer patients survive every year, according to the National Cancer Institute. As Eikenberry commented, " Breast cancer doesn ' t have to kill you: It can even make you stronger. The realization that I ' m going to die of something, maybe not cancer, became much more apparent to me after my cancer diagnosis. The question that comes with realization is, " How much do you want to live? " by Brooke Nowakowski Welcome Weelc No welcome is warmer than a week ' s worth of food, fun and entertainment. The University ' s incoming first-year students discovered this during Welcome Week 2000, which took place August 31 through September 5. " Welcome Week is important because it allows students to devote all their time to getting to know their surroundings and meeting new people, " explained Christian Garcia, coordinator of the Welcome to Michigan program. " Welcome Week helps new students feel connected to the University and brings the entire University to welcome them. " The program featured over 200 different events, with eleven " anchor events " serving as the main focuses of the program. Several of them, such as the Maize Craze pep rally and Convocation, led by University President Lee Bellinger, have been staples of Welcome Week for years. A few events like SPLASH, a show that featured performing artists like a cappella groups and dancers, and Meijer Madness, an event in which students were bussed to the Ann Arbor Meijer to shop, participate in games, win prizes and sample free food, were new and were " a major success, " according to Garcia, by Cortney Dueweke 120 July and August Events A vendor at the Ann Arbor Summer Art Fair displays his fabric and glass creations for potential buyers. These types of purchases were most likely to be made by University students looking for apartment decorations or smoking paraphernalia, photo by Abby Johnson Former " L.A. Law " co-stars Jill Eikenberry and Mi chael Tucker speak at the Power Center for the Breast Cancer Symposium. Breast cancer, the most common cancer in women in the U.S., affected one in seven women, photo courtesy of Marjorie Marshall University President Lee Bellinger speaks to a capacity crowd of new students and faculty at the 2000 New Student Convocation. The event, held annually, was one of the many events of Welcome Week that introduced first-year students to the University, photo courtesy of University Photo Services Special Events 121 Former President Gerald Ford and political activist Henry Kissinger speak in Hill Auditorium after the naming ceremony for the School of Public Policy. Ford, one of the University ' s most distinguished alumni, was honored by the University for his contributions to the country ' s history. photo courtesy of University Photo Services Green Party Presidential Candidate Ralph Nader speaks to Ann Arbor residents at Michigan Theater in September about developing a third party. Nader was not able to secure the 5% of the national vote necessary to receive federal matching funds in the next election, photo by An Melber Ralph Nader for President Comedian and former Saturday Night Live cast member Jim Breuer and comedian Dave Chappelle hug each other after receiving a standing ovation. Their appearance at the University was the first occasion that they had ever performed together live, photo by Elaine Raskin Vice President Al Gore speaks to students in the Media Union on North Campus during the MTV Choose or Loose Campaign. MTV and the Gore campaign staged a town hall meeting at the University to promote Gore ' s connection with the younger genera- tion, photo by Ari Melber Stars of!! down forth iraer began ssbestste controversial intermission. II NafetPerirr Wwkefe to start the st Forfeits ' $ Wlanrcuio 122 September Events u .iz..uu Gerald Ford On September 12, former President Gerald R. Ford and former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger spoke at the naming of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, held at Hill Auditorium. President Ford graduated from the University in 1935 with degrees in economics and political science and served as the 38th president of the United States. Kissinger received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1973 and served in a number of political offices. Ford School Dean Rebecca M. Blank said of the name change, " It helps us honor Gerald Ford and affirm our commitment to training students who are as committed to public service as he has been. It also raises the visibility of our School by associating it with one of the University ' s most prominent alumni and one of the state ' s most effective politicians. " The new name corresponded with fundraising efforts to expand and improve the school. At the time of the ceremony the school had raised $6.5 million towards the long-term goal of $30 million, by Bethany Kolenic Nader One of the contenders in the 2000 Presidential Election, Ralph Nader of the Green Party visited Ann Arbor. Meeting at the Michigan Theater, Nader professed the need for grass roots third party political support. Claiming that the two major parties are out of touch with the people, Nader found a lot of support among college students. Nader asked for the vote of Ann Arbor residents as a statement of discontent against Republicans and Democrats. Nader and Michael Moore, host of the Bravo show The Awful Truth, spoke about the basic ideals of the Green Party regarding the environment, personal responsibility, elimination of free trade and universal health insurance. One of Nader and Moore ' s biggest issues was with the so-called " corporate fat cats who own most of the election. " by Liz Mauck 09.21.00 Dave Chappelle and Jim Breuer Stars of 1998 ' s " Half-Baked " Dave (Tiappelle and Jim Breuer treated the University to the unique comedy stylinqs of their Stars of 1998 ' s " Half-Baked " Dave Ctlapfielle and Jim Breuer treated the UniveTsity to the unique comedy stylings of their show Completely Baked. Known for their marijuana jokes and physical comedy, Chappelle and Breuer received a warm welcome from the audience at a sold out Hill Auditorium. Breuer began the show by saying, " Man, when I was your age, I discovered pot, " which was followed by a loud cheer from the audience. Then in one of his best slacker voices, he followed up with, " I was so retarded, " to which the crowd cheered even louder. Breuer supplemented his humor with jokes about controversial Atlanta Braves pitcher John Rocker and his famous goat boy. Then almost missing the performance, Chappelle appeared after a brief intermission. Chappelle cracked up the audience with his discussions of " grape drink " and what he called " the lemon test. " by Liz Mauck Ttzhak Perl man In late September famed violinist Itzhak Perlman joined pianist Rohan De Silva for an afternoon concert at Hill Auditorium celebrating the work of Jascha Heifetz. Perlman ' s jovial personality was on display immediately; 1 seconds into the concert, a 5-foot flower display fell to Perlman ' s left with a loud crash. He broke the tension of the moment by gesturing wildly to show his shock. And as they were about to begin again, he announced, " We are determined to start the show. " For the rest of the afternoon, their determination was clear. They moved effortlessly through Vitali ' s " Chacone " and navigated the complicated changes of Strauss ' " Sonata in E-flat (Op. 18) " perfectly. The second half of the show was devoted to selections of Heifetz ' s work, which Perlman and Silva picked and announced on the spot. This spontaneity seemed to excite the audience and gave Perlman several opportunities to joke and charm. Yosef Abboud, a sophomore jazz student, explained " A lot of students were on the upper level and we used the rush tickets which are half off. " The students that did attend were very impressed. Brian Lipson, an RC senior, said, " I ' d never heard Strauss ' sonata before and it was beautiful. " byAri Melber Gore and MTV Rock the Vote As approximately 1 50 University students entered the Media Union on September 26 to the sounds of Christina Aguilera ' s " What a Girl Wants, " they had no way of knowing that the elaborate, fluorescent-colored, mock-MTV studio was -just days before -nothing more than a silent, black-walled room. A week prior to the event, MTV ' s Choose or Lose Campaign contacted the University ' s Voice Your Vote commission about creating a town hall forum in which University students could ask Vice President Al Gore about issues that mattered to them. After two days of interviewing some 300 students, MTV employees selected 1 50 to make up the audience. Voice Your Vote Chairwoman Shari Katz, junior psychology and political science major, was one of the few who was selected to ask Vice President Gore a question. " It was truly an incredible experience. ..having the opportunity to ask the Vice President a question on national television. Being able to sit in an audience with 1 50 other concerned students made the event even more worthwhile. " by Courtney Rangen Special Events 123 Hard-core rocker Henry Rollins graced the stage of the Michigan Theater in October, treating University students to pieces of his " Spoken Word Tour. " Rollins visited the University several times in the late 90s. photo courtesy of 3 Artist Management A former University Cheerleader waves the Michigan M to the crowd at the Big House during Homecoming weekend. The field was packed with alumni of several sports who returned to Ann Arbor to relive their college days, photo by Ari Melber 124 October Events Homecoming The weekend of October 14 was a busy time at theOniversity because it was homecoming weekend. The events planned by the Student Alumni Council included activities such as the pep rally on the Diag, which consisted of performances by the marching band and a video montage. After the 70th annual mudbowl, students were in high spirits when the game finally came on Saturday, and the University crushed Indiana, 58-0. " It was so cool to see everyone come together for the game, and to see us trounce Indiana made it all the better! " exclaimed Jon Schwartz, a first-year SNRE student. The football game was just the icing on the cake for the many events of homecoming 2000. by Jennie Putvin 10.26.00 Ren Rollins Modern-day Renaissance man Henry Rollins paid a visit to the Michigan Theater on Thursday, October 26, at 7:30 p.m., to convey his opinions in his Spoken Word tour. The Grammy-award winning hardcore rocker ' s subjects for thought ranged from his social commentary on the flaws of organized religion to sarcastic quirks, comic insight, and experiences from his movies. The legendary band Black Flag ' s ex- lead singer ' s two and a half-hour show was self-described as a " storytelling " more than anything else. Many of his comments could be found on his latest spoken word CD, " Think Tank. " Overall, Rollins ' performance was an enjoyable experience for the entire audience, giving many students at the University many things to think about, by Jennie Putvin 10.26.00 Arthur Miller Symposium A _-i_U . . _ KA:II L I _ i _.._._: _i_ I i i ._:.._ :j.. . _ i . . _ . _ (t _ i__ ._ _M -. _ _ ttt- _r_._ i_ irr_j.-__ Arthur Miller, famed playwright and University alumnus, was honored " age 85 for his lifetime of contributions to American theater in a symposium entitled " Arthur Miller ' s America: Theater and Culture in a Century of Change. " His works included Death of a Salesman, The Crucible and A View From the Bridge. Junior graphic design major Maya Schindler remarked " What impressed me most about Arthur Miller aside from his great humanitarian style, was how articulate someone at 85 can be, and not only articulate but very sensitive to his surrounding environment. " Miller spoke on October 26, kicking off the three-day symposium of panel discussions, performances and presentations by scholars from around the world, by Bethany Kolenic 10.28.00 TASA Cultural Show Reknowned playwright and University graduate Arthur Miller, is quite possibly the University ' s most famous alumnus. Miller was honored in October on his 85th birthday kicking off a year of theater, photo courtesy of University Musdal Society Hill Auditorium was aglow on the night of October 28 with the reflections of gold-trimmed saris and the light of hundreds of candles. It was the night of the highly anticipated Indian American Student Association, or IASA, show. Through a selective process, students were gathered to perform in this spectacular of song, dance and fashion. The title of the show was " Nexus: Linking Generations " and amidst the song and dance performers conveyed some of the important issues that faced Indian Americans students and their families. Yet the event attracted more than just proud parents; Hill Auditorium was packed with University students and Indian Americans from far and wide. LSA junior Pamela Inbasekaran was among those in attendance. " What I love most about the IASA show " she recalled, " is its ability to introduce the Indian-American culture, a culture many Americans are unfamiliar with, to our diverse campus in a fashion that both educates and entertains. This is the hallmark of any great performance. " by Alyssa Rosen Special Events 125 80th Anniversary of Women ' s Suffragi On November 2nd, 2000, America celebrated the 80th anniversary of women ' s right to vote. John Cusak, Barbara Lieberman, Jennifer Gramholm, Debbie Stabenow and Lynn Rivers came to campus to talk about women ' s accomplishments in society. They recognized that after 1920, women had become more prominant leaders in society. The event was co-sponsored by College Democrats, an active group at the University. Due to them, the student population was able to participate in a special event and hear famous people speak about their experiences in life. John Cusak, being the only male speaker on the panel, emphasized the importance of voting. They talked about their struggles, but in the end celebrated the fact that they had made amazing accomplishments in the past 80 years. They were talented and inspiring speakers that shed light on the fact that women were leaders in modern society, an incredible leap forward in equality since 1920. by Sara Wilson Battle for Blood The heated rivalry between the University and Ohio State was undeniable, but once a year the feud actually drew blood - during the annual Blood Battle. Started in 1 982, the event involved two weeks of daily blood drives at both schools in a race to gather the most pints of blood. The American Red Cross supplied nurses and equipment for the Blood Battle, while the University ' s Alpha Phi Omega service fraternity handled volunteers and publicity and the Blood Drives United group provided the necessary funds. Approximately 2700 donors and 1 50 volunteers and nurses contributed to the success of the Battle. The final count was strikingly close: Ohio State, 1681; the University, 1679. " Despite losing the Battle by two pints, it ' s still an incredible accomplishment, " said Susannah Nichols, president of Alpha Phi Omega. " The blood raised between the two schools was enough to save around 10,000 lives! " And that was definitely something worth fighting for. by Cortney Dueweke Boh n One of rock ' s greatest living legends graced the stage of Hill Auditorium in the fall. Bob Dylan gave by all reviews an outstanding performance at the acoustically perfect venue. Dylan revived old favorites such as " Desolation Row " and " To Ramona " beginning his slide into a deep jam session. Dylan and his band played six acoustic hits followed up by the same number on the electric guitar. For the final ditty, " Leopord-Skin Pill-Box Hat, " he invited Saturday Night Live jammer G.E. Smith onto stage. Smith only accelerated the energy that Dylan had brought to the stage. After a brief interlude, Dylan wrapped up the show with an amazing seven song encore, featuring " If Dogs Run Free, " " All Along the Watchtower " and " Blowin ' In The Wind. " Smith rejoined the band for a portion of the encore, by Liz Mauck 11.30.00 QkE The Circus of Freaks was essentially a one-man show of devilishly juvenile antics by the comic Andy Dick. Dick, who was known for his offbeat humor, entered after opening act Pat Dixon began the show. Dick, accompanied by a guitarist from his band " The Bitches of the Century, " proceeded into what he called " an introspective musical journey of my life. " Songs of the evening included " I ' m not stalking you I ' m just calling a lot, " " Little Brown Ring, " and " Sissy Chrissy Katan, " a revenge song against SNL star Chris Katan. Dick also performed several stunts throughout the show including getting his girlfriend ' s best friend on his cell phone, asking audience members onto the stage for a date (including one young gentleman named Ben), and relaying tales of his coked-up driving adventures. Dick who was previously the character Matthewon NBC ' s News Radio, also was known for having smashed his head through an Emmy awards podium, and stripping to his underwear on the Rosie O ' Donnell Show. The show was concluded with the appearance of Dick ' s supposed sober sponsor Paul Henderson who showed up on stage with a glass of vodka singing a song. Henderson proceeded to vomit on Dick ' s face, prompting Dick to run off the stage. After a period of chaos and confusion the pair returned to the stage appearing amicable; however, after a short time Henderson pulled Dick ' s boxers briefs down and vomited on his rear. This left the whole audience stunned and questioning whether this was an Andy Kaufmanesque routine. by Liz Mauck 126 November Events A fatigued student pours herself orange juice to recharge her immune system after giving blood. Despite the fact that the Wolverines fell short of victory by one pint of blood, many lives were saved, photo by Abigail Johnson Comedian Andy Dick performs in drag to the vocal stylings of friend Paul Henderson of " Little Go-Go Girl. " Despite the absence of conflict in the photo, Dick and Henderson had just had a bitter fight on stage and Henderson would soon vomit on Dick ' s bare buttocks, photo by Naomi Trager Barbara Lieberman, mother of former vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman, speaks to Hill Auditorium as two of her assistants look on. The University ' s College Democrats Society invited prominent Michigan Democrats to a rally just prior to the election, photo by Susan Chalmers I Special Events 127 ; ' : V the 1 fo to a :; ;. joine wtiict Fireworks erupt over the Sydney Harbor Bridge and Opera House during the closing ceremonies of the Olympics. The ceremonies marked the end of the Syndey Olympic Games on October 1, 2000. photo courtesy of the Associated Press b 7 IVs :.: wai later; 128 Retrospect University students jumped on the " Survivor " bandwagon over the summer as the CBS reality show drew in enormous TV audiences who watched weekly tribal council longest Presidential election in meetings to see who would be the history. Global, National and next to be " voted off the island. " In Local news commanded our the weeks following the mental and attention in a very eventful physical challenges, the world tuned year. Whether it was political, to a different style of competition as local, or entertainment head- participants from all over the world, lines that drew our interest, we including several University students, were all affected in some way joined together in Sydney, Australia, by everything that went on in to compete in the 2000 Winter the world around us. Olympics. Once those events were over, the Presidential campaigns, which had started nearly a year ago, finally grabbed the attention of the nation with about a month left before election day. On election night, students sat in front of their TVs or repeatedly hit the " reload " button on their internet browsers waiting for election returns and a winner to be declared. Over a month later, after an onslaught of recounts and court challenges, a winner was finally declared in what was the retrospect Rap artist Eminem performs at the 2000 MTV Music Video Awards. The Michigan native ' s album " The Marshall Mathers LP " topped music charts for several weeks during the summer, photo courtesy of the Associated Press The Niagra from Erie, Pennsylvania, sails past the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor. The ship was part of OpSail 2000, a parade of ships that sailed through the harbor on July 4th. photo courtesy of the Associated Press Retrospect 129 to the WHITE HOUSE As part of the ongoing effort to get the younger genera- tion out to the polls Novem- ber 7, Vice President and Democratic Presidential Nominee Al Gore came to the University with MTV ' s Rock the Vote Program. photo by Ari Melber RORTDA RECOUNT In the weeks leading up to the election no one could deny that Florida - which was de- clared by the media as one of the key " battleground " states - would be pivotal in the elec- tion. However, no one could have predicted that the Sun- shine State with its 25 Elec- toral College votes would ulti- mately determine the 43rd President of the United States. During a night that looked more like a football game than a political contest, millions of viewers around the world watched as Florida and the coveted 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue address switched party lines multiple times. With only one percent of precincts reporting, the media prema- turely called the state for Vice President Al Gore. However, as more ballots were counted, a margin of less than one per- cent separated the two lead- ing candidates and the state was returned to the undecided column. At one point during the early morning hours, Florida was called for Gover- nor George W. Bush but the decision was again retracted when the margin separating the two narrowed. In the weeks following the election, Florida ' s ballots were counted, recounted, hand counted and even followed by political law- suits and judicial review in an attempt to please both par- ties and establish the true win- ner. Bush ultimately won Florida and the election by the narrowest of margins. by Y vonne Humenay After a hard fought battle that lasted well past the November 7 election. Republican presidential candidate Texas Governor George W. Bush and his running mate Dick Cheney were awarded 271 electoral votes. Florida ' s 25 electoral votes gave them the White House in the closest election in history, photo courtesy of The Associated Press 130 Politics LONG ROAD TO THE WHITE HOUSE Both Republican George W. Bush and Democrat Al Gore held their breath after the na- tional election as they waited in angst to see who would ultimately win the grueling battle over the White House. The two political rivals began their ugly battle very early in the campaign, stating their respective views on contro- versial issues such as abortion and affirmative action in an attempt to win the votes of the nation. Unlike Bush who favored parental consent, Gore told his supporters that he opposed the idea that minors should have to notify their parents before they could receive an abortion. He also stated that he did not agree with Bush ' s idea of banning late-term abortions and allowing abor- tions only in cases of rape, incest and life of the mother, rather than as a form of birth control. While Gore strongly favored affirmative action and spoke about the need to give minorities a fair chance by exercising their capabilities as studentsand businessmen and women, Bush strongly op- posed the idea. He believed that the system was corrupt and gave advantages to mi- norities for unjust reasons. Another issue very relevant in the presidential election was the differences of character between the two candidates. While Gore came across as mechanical, stolid and an al- most too-intelligent Washing- ton politician, Bush was viewed as the down to earth, Ex-President ' s son from out of town. In the end, after weeks of speculation, the " good ' ol boy " from Texas came out victorious. After his motions for yet another recount were denied, Gore finally succeeded to Governor Bush on Decem- ber 8, one month and one day after the national election. by Yvonne Humenay Ralph Nader for President Green Party candidate Ralph Nader makes a campaign stop at the University. With the election so close, many looked to Nader to see what effects a serious third-party condender would have on the election, photo by An ' Melber RALPH NADER Behind the immense shadows of George W. Bush and Al Gore in the 2000 presidential election stood third-party can- didate Ralph Nader. " One of the most influential Americans of the Twentieth Century, " according to Time Magazine, he won an impressive 2. 7 per- cent of the popular vote dur- ing the desperate scrounge for support among the other candidates. Although a mi- nority for popular support, Nader had a profound effect on the nation since 1965, when he released his book, " Unsafe at Any Speed, " which called for a reform of the au- tomobile industry During the election, there was speculation that Nader and the green party took many needed votes away from Gore, causing many demo- crats to be furious at the third party candidate. But Nader supporter first-year residen- tial college student Beth Christensen argued, " We ' re not out to spoil the system, we voted for [Nader] because we believe in what he stands for. " Christensen went on to summarize Nader ' s four basic beliefs: ecological wisdom, grass roots democracy, non- violence, and social justice. " I want to be part of the reform movement and the green party is here in part to be a political watchdog of the democrats and republicans, and I believe that is exactly what we have achieved. " by Jennie Putvin Comedy shows helped to make the election more bearable for Americans. Daily Show host and comentator Jon Stewart was one of many to satirize the events of " Indecision 2000. " photo courtesy of Comedy Central INDECISION 2000: AEE TOO EASY " Calling our coverage ' Inde- cision 2000 ' was a bit at first a light-hearted jab, perhaps an attempt at humor. We had no idea that the [American] people were going to run with that. " These words, spoken by Comedy Central comentator Jon Stewart could not have been more correct. As the Presidential Election went from twenty-four hours to twenty-four days and be- yond TV shows that were not known for objectivity but rather comedy and farce, such as The Daily Show and Satur- day Night Live, took every pos- sible opportunity to satirize the " indecision " of the na- tion, or rather the leaders of the nation. Through skits, songsand political comentary, these shows, along with oth- ers, poked fun at everything from Gore ' s unending struggle to win at least one out of five of the Florida re- counts, to Bush ' s perceived ineptness at running the coun- try. To add to the turmoil, the uneventful, non-scrutinized elections of Canadian and Mexican leaders only fur- thered the sarcastic comentary as our election process be- came known as the " most corrupt " in North America. Jon Stewart summed up the election by saying, " You know America has gone through a wormhole when Pat Buchanan is the voice of fairness and reason. We ' re living in a freak zone! " by Yvonne Humenay Retrospect 131 ELECTION 2000 First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton greets supporters at New York City ' s Labor Day parade on September 9. Clinton beat out republican candidate Rick Lazio in her bid for New York ' s U.S. Senate seat, photo courtesy of The Associated Press MAKING A PROPOSAL A ballot proposal requiring poorly performing school dis- tricts to offer vouchers for stu- dents to use at private and parochial schools was over- whelmingly defeated by Michigan voters November 7 after one of the most costly political campaigns in state history. The measure failed despite millions of dollars worth of campaign ads and the assistance of a coalition of CatholicChurchesand people concerned about the educa- tion their children were re- ceiving at inner-city schools. The proposal would have re- quired school districts whose four-year graduation rate was lowerthan two-thirds in 1998- 1 999 to give students attend- ing them a chance to move to private or parochial schools using vouchers worth $3,300. Proposal 1 supporters told votersthe measure would save poor children in failing school districts and that vouchers evened the educational play- ing field by offering low-in- come students an alternative to ineffective, unsafe public schools. Opponents coun- tered that voucher programs took money, better students, and concerned parents away from already troubled public school systems without offer- ing any solutions to existing problems. Another criticism was that taxpayer-funded vouchers for tuition at reli- gious schools unconstitution- ally breached the separation between church and state. by Yvonne Humenay FROM WHTTF HOUSE TO Hillary Rodham Clinton be- came the only first lady ever elected to the United States Senate on November 7. She also made history in New York, becoming the first woman senator to be elected from the state. Clinton won her seat after sixteen months of hard and rigorous campaigning around the Empire State. Dur- ing her run for office, Clinton wasfirst matched against New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani. However, when Giuliani an- nounced he was going through a divorce, as well as battling prostate cancer, he dropped from the race six months before Election Day, four-time Congressman and former prosecutor Rick Lazio jumped into the race. By mid- October, the three candidates had combined to spend sev- enty-eight million dollars in the longest, costliest race in the state ' s history. The race SENATE was riddled with mud slinging from both sides pertaining to such issues as character, place of birth, marital fidelity and campaign finance reform. In the final weeks leading up to the election with Lazio closing in on Clinton ' s small lead, it became apparent to both sides that the single most impor- tant force that would deter- mine the outcome of the con- test was who came out to vote. Getting out the vote had been a factor in elections since the invention, practically, of the voting booth. It involved imploring supporters to turn out, but also required trying to discourage other voters with blanket attacks thatwere designed to keep voters from coming out at all. With this in mind, the airways and televi- sion stations were riddled with a flurry of new attack ads as the campaigns came to a close. by Yvonne Humenay l 1 132 Politics Missouri Governor Mel Carnahan talks with reporters in Jefferson City during his campaign for the U.S. Senate. Carnahan was killed in a plane crash three weeks before the election that he won. photo courtesy of The Associated Press ELECTION IN MISSOURI Continuing with the peculiar- ity of this years election, the people of Missouri elected a deceased man to the Senate on November 7, choosing Governor Mel Carnahan - who perished in a plane crash three weeks prior to the elec- tion - over Republican incum- bent John Ashcroft. After col- lege, Carnahan becamea mu- nicipal judge and was later elected for a two-year term to the Missouri House of Repre- sentatives. After his term in the Missouri House, he be- came Lieutenant Governor and later became the Gover- nor of Missouri in 1993. The plane crash that killed Carnahan, his son and an aid October 1 6 turned the eyes of America on Missouri where the battle between Carnahan and Ashcroft went from bitter to bizarre. Because the crash occurred too late to revise the ballot, Carnahan ' s widow had agreed priorto election day to take her husband ' s place in the event of his possible elec- tion to the Senate. As the rest of the nation awoke Novem- ber 8 to find their electoral system in limbo after televi- sion commentators played an all-night, winless game of hot potato with Florida ' s electoral votes, Missouri residents faced that unusual state of affairs and more. Not only had they no idea who the next presi- dent of the United States would be, but their late gov- ernor had just been elected to the US Senate. Prior to the election, no one had ever post- humously won election to the Senate. by Yvonne Humenay Democrat Debbie Stabenow addresses the crowd at Hill Auditorium. After a hard- fought and ugly battle with Republican Incumbant Spence Abraham, Stabenow became the first woman ever elected to the U.S. Senate from Michigan, photo by Ari Melber ANUGT.Y Only one sitting Michigan Re- publican Senator has been re- elected to two consecutive terms since the end of World War II. Although Incumbant Republican Senator Spence Abraham opened up his cam- paign with a solid lead, his- tory was not on his side as he ultimately lost his seat to Democratic opponent U.S. Congresswoman Debbie Stabenow. While in Congress, Abraham had been an active member of multiple commit- tees, including the Budget Committee, the Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee, the Small Busi- ness Committee and multiple sub-committees. While serv- ing as a United State ' s Con- gresswoman, Stabenow had been a member of both the Agricultural and Science Com- mittees, and had led the Miss- ing and Exploited Children ' s Caucus. At their first debate in October she called him a BATTLE tool of big business and he called her a tool of big gov- ernment. But even before October, this election was re- garded as one of the ugliest in the country. Attack ads paid for by both parties and their affiliates began showing up on televisions and over the radio as early as late spring. Michigan voters were bom- barded with attack ads rang- ing from such issues as record of accomplishment, turn-coat- ing, the highly contested school voucher initiative, soft money and campaign contri- butions. In the sharply con- tested election that was not decided until Wednesday morning, Debbie Stabenow was declared the winner in what the Detroit News called a " stunning Senate upset. " Stabenow ' s victory made her the first woman ever elected to the U.S. Senate from Michi- gan, by Yvonne Humenay Retrospect 133 NEWS FROM Antadthe COUNTRY Whether you are pro-choice or pro-life, there is no denying that unwanted pregnancies exist and effect people of all race, age, sex and creed. RU-487 offered another option besides keeping the pregnancy, adoption and surgical abortion, photo by Abby Johnson THE NEW ABORTION CONTROVERSY On September 28 the Food and Drug Administration ap- proved RU-486, also known by its generic name mifepristone and its brand name Mifegyne, a new drug nicknamed the " abortion pill. " By pro-abortion and women ' s rights advocates the drug was said to be the greatest ad- vance for women ' s health since birth control. Used in conjunction with Cytotec, also known as misoprostol, the drug duo could be used within the first 49 days after concep- tion instead of a surgical abor- tion. RU-486 killed the em- bryo by cutting off its nutrient supply while still in the uterus and Cytotec softened the uter- ine walls and forced, some- times very painful, labor-like contractions causing an ex- pulsion of the embryo from the women ' s body. When us- ing the two drugs there was about an 85-95% chance of a successful abortion. There had been much controversy sur- rounding the two drugs though, much of which came from Searle, the manufacturer of Cytotec. Searle pharmaceutical company senta letterto thou- sands of hospitals and doctor ' s offices one month prior to the FDA approval of RU-486 stat- ing its disapproval of Cytotec ' s use as a labor inducer. Cytotec ' s purpose, approved by the FDA, was for use in patients with ulcers. There were many instances where the mother had severely suf- fered during those types of abortions, sometimes through excess bleeding and rupture of the uterus and in more ex- treme cases emergency hys- terectomies and sometimes death. by Rob McTear People of all ages jumped on the " Harry Potter " band- wagon during the year. The books, filled with fantasy and adventure, were a favorite of many students looking for a break from the daily grind, photo by Mike Cutri THE HARRY POTTER PHENOMENON Just a few years earlier, J.K. Rowling was living in Edinburgh, raising her baby on public assistance. She be- gan scribbling down her ideas for a novel on napkins in cof- fee shops and Harry Potter was born. Harry Potter was an orphan who discoverd on his 11th birthday that he was no ordi- nary boy: he was a wizard, famous in the wizard world for escaping and nearly de- stroying enemy Lord Voldemort. Harry attended Hogwarts Academy, a wizarding school, where he met the people who become his new family. With the release of the first novel, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer ' s Stone, the fan base formed including both chil- dren and adults. Michael Green, junior biology major commented " I read Harry Potter because I need an es- cape from the drama of the real world. " Rowling has com- mitted to writing several other Harry Potter books, the fifth in the series expected in De- cember 2001, entitled Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. A film version of the first novel was expected to be released in November of 2001 . The obsession with Harry Pot- terwasan international event, including merchandise and many websites devoted to trivia, like " The Encyclopaedia Potterica " and " Muggles for Harry Potter. " by Bethany Kolenic SI 134 National Events Since its inception in 1999, Napster has been plagued by lawsuits from both recording artists and record companies who fear diminished record sales due to the software. The newest issue surround- ing the well-used service was whether or not to charge money to download music, photo by Abby Johnson THE YEAR OF NAPSTER The advent of Napster in 1999 by an 18-year-old freshman at Northeastern University in Boston turned music collect- ing into a community effort on campuses nationwide. The fastest growing Internet com- munity in history, Napster made downloading musicfast and effortless through file- sharing. For students living in University housing, Ethernet access afforded the benefit of quick downloads, making Napster an important part of dorm life. Yet students ' ac- cess to the popular site was threatened when multiple lawsuits almost closed down the site. In a strategic move, Napster joined with Bertelsmann AG, a large me- dia company with a newly formed eCommerce group ac- cessible to over 200 million online users worldwide. The alliance was aimed to trans- form Napster into a member- ship-based service that pro- vided payments to rights- holders while retaining free file-sharing. Bertelsmann agreed in turn to withdraw its lawsuit against the company. Yet many feared Napster would meet its end and pre- pared for the loss of an invalu- able resource. Business School junior Elaine Wong raved about Napster; " From a music lover ' s perspective, I think it ' s great! It lets people explore different types of music with- out having a lot of knowledge about it ahead of time. You have access to so many differ- ent songs of different genres without having to spend a lot of money on CDs. " by Alyssa Rosen After multiple reports of deadly accidents involving Firestone brand tires. Ford Motor Company issued a mass recall in an attempt to upgrade safety features. Months after the initial recall, Ford and Firestone were still plagued by hundreds of lawsuits brought against them by consumers, photo by Mike Cutri FORD AND FIRESTONE TIRE RECAEE A shock came to the entire automobile industry in August when Ford and Firestone Tires announced the nation-wide recall of their tires, particu- larly on the Ford Explorer. In the end, the defective tires, due to design and manufac- turing flaws, totaled almost 6.5 million. Because of almost 200 fatal rollover crashes and countless other injuries due to separations, blowouts and other problems with the tires, the recall cost the companies millions of dollars in settle- ments. In addition to the as- tronomical expenses, the 100 year-old Firestone brand name was tarnished, as most dealers would not restock Firestone tires, due to strong consumer opinions, which left the door wide open for rival tire companies to come in and sweep up business. " Person- ally, I would never purchase Firestone tires, because I would never want to put my- self or anyone else who is in my car in danger, especially with the recent recall of the product and all of the deaths that happened. It just scares me, " asserted Nicole LaRocca, a first-year pre-med student. by Jennie Putvin Retrospect 135 NEWS FROM Around the COUNTRY Ongoing conflict between the United States and OPEC create havoc for American drivers. Over the summer, gas prices crept up past $2 a gallon, much higher than the public was used to paying photo by Abby Johnson THF SOARING PRTCF OF GASOLINE On February 2, United States gas prices averaged $1.41 a gallon across the country, and though prices seemed high then, they skyrocketed the following summer. After mini- mal raises in gas prices since the first of the year, prices reached $1.49 a gallon by March 12. America had no idea that prices would shoot up to more than $2.00 a gal- lon in Chicago by June 7. By the 26th of the same month, there were efforts by lawmak- ers in Illinois and around the country to suspend the sales tax on gasoline in an effort to relieve prices for consumers. With prices climbing higher than they had since 1980, when oil-producing countries conspired effectively against oil-consuming countries and gas cost $2.55 per gallon, America feared a repeat of the fuel crisis of the 1970s. Though lines began to form at gas stations as Americans across the country began to hoard gasoline in fear that the tension with the countries in the Middle East would increase the price of gasoline or cut off oursupply completely. Ameri- can prices lowered some in August and September of 2000, Europe continued to see strangling prices over $4 per gallon in December as the United States headed into one of the coldest winters on record. by Sarah Johnson 136 National Events A firefighter monitors a backburn to ensure it does not spread in Southern California. Dozens of wildfires sparked up across the west due to months of dry weather, photo courtesy of the Associated Press WESTERN WILDFIRES The year saw an outbreak of fires across the West. In Cali- fornia there were an abun- dance of wildfires that broke out across the southern part of the state. One fire -caused by a cigarette that was flicked fromacar-tookfirefightersa week to contain. However, as the weather cooled down, the " hot spots " in California be- came less susceptible to fire. Wind was a problem that the firefighters had to deal with when trying to put out the fire. As night fell, the wind increased, causing the fire to spread more than it had dur- ing the day. Rising humidity in areas like Alpine, where the fire had occurred, made the possibility of fires increase. Thanks to the cold front push- ing its way through Califor- nia, firefighters had a chance to control the spreading of the fire and put an end to a serious environmental hazard. The statistics for the total amount of fires that occurred in the West were larger than they had ever been before. There were about 7,000 fires that took place in California during the year 2000 and about 235, 000 acres burned. Other western states that had a large amount of fires occur during the year 2000 were Arizona, which had 3,500 fires and burned 86,000 acres of land; Oregon, which had 2,000 fires and burned 477,000 acres; and Washing- ton, which had 1,000 fires and burned 257, 000 acres of land. The number of firesthat occurred during the year 2000 totaled 90,674. The cost in damage was around $1 .6 bil- lion dollars and the number of acres burned in total was 7,259,159. Altogether, there were many fires during the year 2000 and a lot of result- ing damages to not only people ' s homes but to the en- vironment itself. by Sara Wilson In one of the smartest advertising schemes to come along in awhile, the market- ing team behind " The Grinch, " starring Jim Carrey, put the furry green monster on everything from cereal boxes to commercials. With so much marketing hype, it was no wonder that the much anticipated movie grossed millions during the 2000 holiday season, photo by Naomi Trager SMART ADVERTISING Universal Pictures struck gold with their release of " Howthe Grinch Stole Christmas, " star- ring wacky comedian Jim Carrey. Though Carrey com- manded large audiences for all of his typically gut-busting performaces, it was perhaps the total saturation of the ad- vertising spectrum that gave the movie such popularity during the 2000 Christmas season. Department stores, the radio and even the post office ' s ink on packages served as reminders that the gnarly old Grinch was looming in a nearby theater, waiting for our attention. Country music star Faith Hill headlined the movie soundtrack, which also fea- tured pop staples N ' Sync and Busta Rhymes. The green ab- erration promoted his Visa card for making his holiday purchases. Eerily, stamps go- ing through the US Postal Ser- vice pr oclaimed, " Happy Who- lidaysfrom Whoville, " the fic- tional locale of the blockbuster movie. ISA sophomore Ben Wander masterminded, " One day, IwillsucceedtheGrinch... not by stealing Christmas, but by plastering my name across the country! " This was indeed the case (for the Grinch, that is), as that peculiar package under the tree may well have contained a Grinch waffle iron, shower radio, dinnerware set, or almost any other green ec- centricity imaginable. by Eric Rajala DISASTER IN THE HARBOR A memorial service was held for the 1 7 sailors dead or pre- sumed dead from the terrorist bombing of an American de- stroyer, the USS Cole, while the ship was harbored in the city of Aden in Yemen. The bombing that occurred on Thursday October 17 left more than thirty sailors in- jured in addition to those that had passed away. The Cole, a $1 billion state- of-the-art destroyer, was help- ing to enforce the United Nations oil embargo against Iraq. The blast caused by the " shaped charge " detonation caused major damage to the Cole when it detonated on the side of the ship. As of January, 2001 the attackers had not been identi- fied. However, the United States Intelligence Agency had been focusing the efforts of their investigation on the Egyptian Islamic group Jihad. The group had a history of attacking the West and had ties to Saudi guerrilla leader, Osama bin Laden. President Clinton main- tained that the United States would not cease in bringing those responsible to justice. " You will not find a safe har- bor. We will you and justice will prevail. " by Muki Muthuswami Retrospect 137 NEWS FROM Around tk COUNTRY After a long faught battle against nationalist Vojislav Kostunica, Slobadon Milosevic resigned as President of Serbia in September of 2000. After leaving office, Milosevic went into hiding to avoid prosecution on war crimes charges, photo courtesy of BBC News T AST STAND Unbeknownst to some, the United States was not the only country that dealt with politi- cal unrest and election tur- moil. For the past thirteen years, the Baltic region known as Yugoslavia had been under the rule of Communist party leader Slobadon Milosevic. Branded by critics as the " Butcher of the Balkans, " Milosevic employed the use of the state-run media to con- tinue to dominate the politi- cal landscape through years of war and oppression. That all changed with the dawning of Serbian nationalist and presidential nominee Vojislav Kostunica who appealed to voters with his door-to-door campaigning style and undeterrable attitude. After a hard fought and ugly battle, the Yugoslavian nation elected Kostunica on September 24, 2000. Nevertheless, Milosevic was not ready to admit defeat and relinquish his position. What ensued were three days of civil unrest across Serbia and Yugoslavia where hun- dreds of thousands of dem- onstrators demanded and ul- timately were awarded the resignation of their fallen president and the inaugura- tion of their chosen leader, Kostunica. by Yvonne Humenay Members of the Russian Northern Fleet and crew of the Kursk stand in front of their submarine. When the Kursk went down during a routine test of new weap- onry she took all 118 sailors with her. photo courtesy of the Associated Press THE SINKING OF THE KURSK Drifting quietly beneath the Barents Sea was a Russian submarine named the Kursk. The day was to be the culmi- nation of the past four months of training exercises and war games carried out by Russia ' s most powerful Northern Fleet. To top off the four months of work, a new torpedo was to be tested. It was a highly clas- sified rocket-propelled tor- pedo titled the VA-1 1 1 that would be fired from the Kursk. The plan was to fire the tor- pedo at 1 1 :30 am on the 1 2th day of August 2000. Just a few minutes before that time the captain, GennadyLyachin, gave the order to fire, setting into motion several minutes of chaos that followed. The torpedo blew up inside its holding tube on the sub. The hatch was blasted open al- lowing the full force of the explosion to be released upon the rest of the vessel. Due to the volume of the launch that was expected from a normal firing all of the watertight hatches within the sub had been left open to allow the noise to dissipate throughout the entire length of the sub. That proved to be the most fatal mistake made. As water rushed into the front end of the Kursk which had, by that time, been blown off by a huge explosion of a warhead all of the crew within the first four of nine sections of the sub were dead. Within the next 3 hours or so the rest of the crew who had survived the initial blast died from as- phyxiation. Nine days later Norwegian divers managed to open the rear hatch and looked into the depths of the mangled sub. The hull was completely flooded and there were no survivors to be found. by Rob McTear i 138 International Events Accident investigators and emergency workers look through the wreckage at the scene of the Air France Concorde crash near Paris. The plane exploded shortly after takeoff killing all 109 passengers and crew members and four people on the ground, photo courtesy of the Associated Press THE REALIZATION OF A SPACE ODYSSEY It was promised to be the year of the " Space Odyssey. " Fit- ting that it was the year that NASA, in a joint venture with the Russian Space Program, launched Alpha, the Interna- tional Space Station. Ameri- can astronaut Bill Shephard, along with Russian cosmo- nauts Sergei Krikalev and Yuri Gidzenko spent the first part of2001 some 240 miles above the Earth, circling every ninety minutes, zooming by fifteen sunrises and sunsets each day during their four month resi- dency on Alpha. When the joint US-Russian team took occupancy November 3, 2000, it marked what hoped to be the beginning of a permanent human presence in space. After f ou r decades of space travel and numerous accounts of astronauts returning to Earth with weakened bones, muscles and cardiovascular systems, NASA was conduct- ing research on Alpha to study how changes due to microgravity actually occured in humans and other mam- mals in an attempt to discover how humans may be able to stay in space for long periods of time. Another key area of research was in the field of biotechnology, where astro- nauts conducted experiments to examine the growth of pro- tein crystals, the growth of tumors in microgravity and a search for better ways to pro- tect people in space from harmful radiation. Although it had its critics, the $6 billion project, which will not be completed until 2006, promised to give the people of Earth a lot of an- swers when it came to bio- logical and technological re- search in space. by Yvonne Humenay THE CONCORDE JET CRASH The Concorde Jet almost lost its reign as the world ' s only supersonic passenger jet when the first ever accident involv- ing a Concorde jet crashed July 25, 2000. The Air France Concorde was on its way to New York from Paris ' Charles DeGaulle ' Airport when it crashed into the Relais Bleus hotel in Paris 60 seconds after takeoff. Witnesses reported seeing the left rear engine of the jet on fire as it took off at 4:44 p.m. local time. " It had just left the runway when I saw that its motor was on fire with extremely large flames com- ing out of the rear, " an un- named witness stated. Sev- eral witnesses commended the pilot as he steered the crippled jet away from the center of the city. One stu- dent said, " This pilot did all his best. This was a great man. " The collision between the fuel-laden jet and the ho- tel resulted in an enormous fireball. All passengers aboard the jet were on their way to join a luxury cruise when the acci- dent occurred. All 100 pas- sengers, most of them Ger- man vacationers, in addition to the entire crew of the plane and four people on the ground at the hotel were killed in the crash. by Muki Muthuswami Retrospect 139 THE GREA1 TIME American cyclist Lance Armstrong beat all the odds when he won the Tour de France for the second year in a row. Known also for his courage while dealing with testicular cancer, Armstrong became a model for many who battled the debilitating disease, photo courtesy of The Associated Press AGAINST All ODDS In 1996 Lance Armstrong ' s career was reaching a peak. He was ranked the 1 cyclist in the world, notably com- peted with the United States cycling team in the summer Olympic games in Atlanta, bought a beautiful new house and wasapproaching his25th birthday. Tragically, in Octo- ber of the same year he was diagnosed with testicular can- cer. With only a 50 50 chance for survival, Lance underwent risky surgical procedures and an aggressive form of chemo- therapy, which miraculously cured him of his disease, but left him emotionally and physi- cally scarred. He almost im- mediately returned to cycling and started the Lance Armstrong Foundation, an international, nonprofit orga- nization established to ben- efit cancer research as well as promote awareness and early detection. In one of the most stun- ning public recoveries from such a procedure, Armstrong returned to racing with a ven- geance, and won many pres- tigious races before winning both the 1 999 and 2000 Tours de France, astounding the world and giving hope to many cancer victims. At the victory linein 1999hesaid, " Ifthere ' s one thing I say to those who use me as an example, it ' s that if you ever get a second chance in life, you ' ve got to go all the way. " by Bethany Kolenic U.S. swimmer Misty Hyman celebrates winning the gold medal with a record time of 2:05.88 in the women ' s 200m butterfly during the Summer Olympics. The U.S. made a good showing overall, but it was the U.S. men ' s and women ' s swim teams that dominated the Sydney Aquatic Center, photo courtesy of The Associated Press SUMMER TN SYDNEY With the lowest ratings that Olympic coverage had seen in years, the Sydney games of 2000 had its ' ups and downs. The Olympic games were full of surprises, defeats and up- set victories. The United States won the race for the highest medal count as well as gold medal count. The U.S. finished the summer games with a total of 97 medals of which 39 were gold. With the help of the 33 medals brought home by the swimming team, the U.S. barely scraped byfrom having the lowest medal totals since 1964. There were many surprises in Sydney that saw the defeat of U.S. favorites. The men ' s 4x100 meter relay team lost for the first time in that event. Other upsets occurred in women ' s gymnastics, women ' s soccer and boxing. Though there were many disappointments in Sydney, the Olympians with Univer- sity affiliations were a bright spot in the games. The Uni- versity was represented by 20 Olympians and of the 1 5 ath- letes that competed, nine medals were brought home. The athletes from the Univer- sity represented the United States as well as six other for- eign countries making the University and the countries represented proud. The summer Olympics of 2000 had its highs and lows and it was these events that many will remember it by. For many here at the University, this summer ' s Olympics will be remembered for the ac- complishments of their fel- low Wolverines. by Lakshmi Kilaru 140 Sports The New York Yankees celebrate after defeating the New York Mets in Game five of the World Series 4-2 to become the 2000 World Series Champions. Not only did this give the Yankees their third straight World Series championship, but it also showed the people of New York who was the dominant of their cross-town rivals, photo courtesy of the Associated Press THE SUBWAY SERIES There was a rumbling in the Bronx in October as the New York Yankees took on the New York Mets in the first Subway Series since 1956. Beating their cross-town rivals in five games, the Yankees claimed their third consecutive World Series title and their fourth in the past five years. Following the game-end- ing victory, Derek Jeter was named MVP after batting .409. Throngs of pinstriped fans chanted his name as he strolled out onto the grass of Shea Stadium, the rival ' s home turf, with the trophy gleam- ing in the stadium lights. Hav- ing not homered in a World Series game before the sea- son, Jeter ended that streak by doing so for two games in a row. The Yankees opened up the series winning the first three games. When they seemed to be out of the run- ning, the Mets came back in game four with a 4-2 victory. Tradition would have its way though as the Yankees sealed their title in game five. The series did not progress without incident however. The lasting image of this series was Roger Clemens throwing his split bat in the direction of pitcher Mike Piazza, sparking an altercation. An image the Yankees preferred, however, was that of owner George Steinbrenner holding another prize for the team ' s trophy case. by Evan Busch Tiger Woods and Jack Nicholas share a laugh after completing play in the first round of the PGA Champion- ship. This being his last tournament before retire- ment, Nicholas requested to tee-off with Woods, photo courtesy of the Associated Press THE END OF AN ERA Will heorwon ' the? Thatwas the question swirling around Jack Nicklaus and the future of his long-enduring career as a professional golfer. Rumors of the Golden Bear ' s retire- ment flew as he and Tiger Woods played together at the PGA Championship in the late fall of this past year. Many thought that Nicklaus ' re- questing to be paired with Woods was a symbol of his passing the proverbial torch to one of golf ' s hottest stars. On December 21, however, Nicklaus eluded to the fact that he may be playing in the Masters scheduled for April 5- 8,2001. After entering the PGA in 1962, Nicklaus enjoyed an il- lustrious career that included 18 major tournament wins, and was one of only four male golfers in history to win all for major tournaments. In addi- tion, Nicklaus set a record in 1986 for being the oldest player to win the coveted green jacket at the age of 46. Nicklaus was also credited with the design of several chal- lenging and popular golf courses throughout the na- tion, including the Bear in Traverse City, Michigan. by Jayme Love Retrospect 141 ENTERTAINING AMASSES The cast of the breakout comedy " Will and Grace " celebrates their awards after the Emmys. Because of its success, the show earned a spot in the coveted NBC Thursday night line-up. photo courtesy of The Associ- ated Press Richard Hatch, winning castaway of the CBS television show " Survivor, " reacts as he holds his prize, a 1 million dollar check. 51.7 million views across the world tuned in to watch the final episode as fellow castaways voted to deter- mine the winner, photo courtesy of The Associated Press WILL The Emmy award winning sitcom, " Will and Grace " be- gan its third season enjoying critical acclaim and a centered position of NBC ' s " Must See TV " Thursday lineup. The show stars Will Truman (Eric McCormack), a successful law- yer, and Grace Adler (Debra Messing), a self-employed in- terior designer. The two shared many common inter- ests such as French films and poker nights with the guys, and they were both looking for love. Will and Grace seemed like a perfect couple but could never find romance together because Will was gay and Grace was straight. Will ' s good friend Jack McFarland (Sean Hayes) and Grace ' s un- usual assistant Karen Walker GRACE (Megan Mullally) earned two Emmys for the sitcom with Outstanding Supporting Ac- tress (Megan Mullally) and Outstanding Supporting Ac- tor (Sean Hayes). Will and Grace also won Outstanding Comedy Series. The show had opened the doors for com- munication about homosexual relationships and the fans were impressed with the way the show handled the respon- sibility of showing a true and funny portrayal of gay and straight life. The approval of the audience showed a change in thoughts and atti- tudes towards the gay com- munity and put the perspec- tive of today ' s viewers in a positive light. by Colleen Day SURVIVING THF, Step 1 : Find sixteen diverse strangers, hundreds of watch- ful cameramen and a million dollars. Step 2: Place them on a remote tropical island amid snakes and rats with a mini- mal amount of supplies. Step 3: Throw in physical and men- tal challenges and shake well. What do you get? CBS ' s real- ity-based summer series " Sur- vivor, " and, indisputably, the recipe for success. In 13 weeks during the summer of 2000, " Survivor " exploded as a phe- nomenon across the nation, surprising critics, network ex- ecutives and audiences alike. " Survivor " demonstrated that being a middle-aged, middle-class white male - a la the contestants of " Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? " - was not necessarily the only way to cash in on your fifteen minutes of fame. Take, for instance, the contestants that CRA2E comprised " Survivor ' s " final four: Susan, the 38-year-old truck driver and self-pro- claimed " hick " from Wiscon- sin; Kelly, the 23-year-old river rafter who was no t afraid to step on " friends " to get to the top; Rudy, the 72-year-old, hard-edged ex-Navy SEAL who freely shared his opinions on everything from homosexual- itytoillegitimatechildren;and Rich, the 39-year-old gay cor- porate trainer who cleverly manipulated all of his team- mates and eventually emerged victorious. During the series ' run, theories abounded on who would capture the prize. View- ers based their guesses on in- terviews of banished cast- aways, images shown during the credit sequences, and in- formation taken from the of- ficial " Survivor " Web site. by Cortney Deleweke 142 Entertainment As much a part of " Sex and the City " as its main characters is New York City itself. The metropolitan powerhouse served not only as a backdrop, but almost as an additional character as scenes of the show included sights from around the city. photo by Yvonne Humenay Actor Michael J. Fox holds his award for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for his work on " Spin City. " After years of working in the business. Fox announced his retirement this year, photo courtesy of The Associated Press SEX AND CITY Sundaynightat9p.m. marked a sacred time for many stu- dents at the University, who took a break from their mara- thon studying for one reason only: " Sex and the City. " All over campus students watch- ed the four sophisticated women drinking cosmopoli- tans in designer clothes dis- cuss the details of their sex lives and how to deal with being a modern twenty-some- thing woman in a way only found on HBO. " My friends and I live vicariously through the characters on " Sex and the City " -they ' re successful, well-dressed and funny. Their lives are a lot more exciting than those of average college students, " admitted junior education major Stacey Kartub. The Sex and the City in- toxication expanded outside the U niversity to include pro- fessional critics as well. In 2000 the show was nominated for eight Emmy Awards and won two Golden Globes, one for " Best TV Series " and one for " Best Performance by an Ac- tress in a TV series. " The frank and hilarious styleof the show had resulted in many more award nominations in the first three years since its concep- tion in 1998. Starring Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw, a sex columnistforthe New York Star, the show tracked her weekly musings inspired by her own sexual experiences as well as those of her friends: Charlotte, Samantha and Miranda. She was known for such witty lines as " you may be able to fake an orgasm, but you can ' t fake intimacy. " " Sex and the City " marked a new trend in TV towards rec- ognition of the assertion of the modern woman in sexual- ity, by Bethany Kolenic HNlSHINiLQISL TOP The fans of Michael J. Fox missed him after almost three decades of charming the pub- lic with his excellent acting. He was born in Canada in 1961, and moved to Los An- geles when he was eighteen to pursue acting. With his boyish good looks and clean image, he landed a role on America ' s famed sitcom " Family Ties. " With his role as Alex P. Keaton, a conservative republican obsessed over money in white middle class family, Fox won three Emmy ' s over the sitcom ' s seven-year run. During the show, Fox met his wife Tracey Pollen and later had three children. After Fam- ily Ties, Fox started a new ca- reer in the movie industry, star- ring in the three trilogy hit, " Back to the Future. " After playing various roles in a string of movies, including " The American President " and " The Frighteners, " Fox returned to television in a new hit series, Spin City. His role as deputy mayor of New York earned him an Emmy for the critically acclaimed show. Fox an- nounced during this time that he had Parkinson ' s disease, which he suffered from for a long time. The shocked public watched Fox leave his spot on Spin City to dedicate his life to fighting Parkinson ' s disease. His fans watched him leave with sadness, wishing him luck and happiness with his future career, by Colleen Day Retrospect 143 Hands raised, football players huddle prior to kickoff of the Home- coming game against Indiana. The Wolver- ines registered their first shutout of the season with a 58-0 victory. On the season, they outscored their opponents 198-35 at the Big House, photo by Ari Melber not . ' .:. the west 144 Sports w Upon entering the Big House in the fall, students noticed the controversial bright yell ow halo had been repainted a much more traditional shade of blue. What took place inside those walls was an undefeated home season and a ment; a combination which share of the Big Ten Football didn ' t go unnoticed by potential Championship. Flying snow could students when coaches and not prevent fans from making their University staff recruited around way to Yost to cheer on the Hockey the country. With the tradition team as they made another run for of the University ' s programs, it the National Championship. Cheer- was easy to see how great it ing our teams along the way on their was to be a Michigan Wolverine. quest for victory were the Cheerlead- ers and the Marching Band, who were accompanied by a student body that provided rich support and spqrts spirit for all their athletic teams. In addition to numerous victories and championships, topping the head- lines was the news of the hiring of Bill Martin as the new athletic director and the possible ending of an apparel partnership with Nike. The University boasted high levels of athletic as well as academic achieve- INSIDE SPORTS BY BEN WEISS w - A construction worker puts a blue coat of paint on the " halo " of _ Michigan Stadium. After much contro- (Tl versy. University _ President Lee Bellinger decided to have the bright yellow ring around the facility painted a more subtle color, photo by Nathan Busch A Wolverine runner clears a hurdle during the Len Paddock Invitational. The two day event included scored and non-scored competition, photo by Abby Johnson Sports 145 Kicking off we program 9 1 DePaul 1-0 9 5 at Cleveland State (OT) 3-2 9 8 at Loyola (IL) 2-3 9 10 Schoolcraft College (ex) 2-0 9 14 Illinois-Chicago 0-2 9 17 Detroit 1-0 9 23 Penn State (OT) 1-2 9 28 at Bowling Green State 0-2 10 4 at Western Michigan (2OT) 3-2 10 8 at Indiana 0-7 10 15 Michigan State (2OT) 1-2 10 20 at Wisconsin 1-4 10 22 Drury College 3-2 10 27 at Dayton 1-3 10 29 at Northwestern (2OT) 2-1 11 4 Ohio State 0-3 11 9 Big Ten Championship Penn State (2OT) 1-2 Overall Record: 6-10 Big Ten: 1-5 Despite being flagrantly held, true freshman Mike White makes a run for the ball. White finished the season fifth on the team in scoring, photo by Susan Chalmers The 2000 men ' s soccer season began like never before. For roughly the past 50 years, men ' s soccer has been at the University as a club sport. Through much hard work and determination by players and coaches alike over the past four years, the 2000 season began with a spot on the varsity circuit. At the helm was head coach Steve Burns, who had been the head coach of the club team for the past seven years. With many years of playing and coaching experience, it was only natural that Burns would be given the varsity coaching position. Behind Burns were assistant coaches Walt Barrett from Eastern Michigan and Ernie Yarborough from Indiana. " The jump has been incredible. It is a dream come true to be able to play varsity ball here at UM, " said fifth year senior and captain Jack Stead. " Besides the free gear, trainers, more exposure, and all the other things we didn ' t have as a club team, the best thing about being varsity is playing the best competition possible and being able to represent the University of Michigan. " Of course there were worries that the team would not come together as a unit since no one really knew what to expect. However, after the first few games these worries were dispelled as quickly as they had arisen. " Of my five years here at UM, this is the closest team I have ever been a part of. We ' re a tight knit group, like a family, " said Stead. Though the record books may not have shown it, the team fit together very well and only grew stronger as the year went on. With wins over such prominent teams as DePaul and Northwestern, something must have gone right. Freshman forward Ian Hirschfield scored the University ' s first goal as a varsity team, leading to a 1-0 win over DePaul. Senior goalkeeper Albert Geldres recorded the team ' s first shutout against DePaul with a spectacular display of acrobatics. The 2000 team set a precedent. They were the first men ' s varsity soccer team at the University and as a result, for years to come everything that happens on the soccer field will be compared to them. They were the building blocks, the foundation for future teams, by Rob McTear 146 Men ' s Soccer Junior defender JJ Kern pokes the ball away from an attacking MSU forward. Kern sta rted all fifteen regular season games for the Wolverines, photo by Susan Chalmers A Wolverine midfielder finds himself out of position to defend a pass to the Michigan State player behind him. The Wolverines fell to the Spartans 2-1 . photo by Susan Chalmers Freshman Kevin Taylor emphatically clears the ball from the Michigan end of the field. Taylor was one of eight freshmen on the team, photo by Susan Chalmers Sports Maintaining her balance despite the tight Ohio State defense, freshman Stephanie Chavez tries to get inside the box. Chavez was one of four freshmen to see significant playing time, photo by Mike Cutri Sophomore Abby Crumpton attempts to center the ball past a Penn State defender. Crumpton earned All Big Ten Second Team honors at the end of the season. photo by Mike Cutri Attempting to head the ball, sophomore Amy Sullivant instead collides with a Penn State mid-fielder. The Wolverines lost two close matches to Penn State during the season, photo by Mike Cutri Women ' s Soccer Shooting for Respect After starting last year ' s season off with a 0-3 record, the women ' s soccer team pulled a complete 180 with seven wins against some of the country ' s best soccer teams. That was rather impressive given the fact that at any one time there were two to three starting freshmen and sophomores. With such inexperience on the field one would have thought that the team would have suffered, but quite the opposite occurred. Through the guidance of the coaches and the leadership of the upper- classmen, everyone worked together to accomplish the team goals. " The whole team is one big family. Most of the upperclass- men live together and the girls who don ' t are always over visiting, doing homework and just hanging out - even the freshmen, " said forward and senior captain Kacy Beitel. " We make it a point to get everyone involved in what is going on, on and off the field. " This feeling of family helped the team immensely throughout the season, leading to wins over 12 Missouri and Big Ten rival Ohio State among others. " The season had quite a few ups and downs and we have played a very tough schedule, " said head coach Debbie Belkin Rademacher. " We have a great chance though at winning the Big Ten Tournament that we won last season in 1999. " The team ended up in the 3 spot beginning the tournament. Lending to this high seed was Beitel, who led the team in goals and led the Big Ten in assists. Along with Beitel up front were freshman Amber Wilson and sophomore Abby Crumpton, whose goals - combined with Beitel ' s - accounted for more than half of the goals scored during the 2000 season. First-year goalkeeper Suzie Grech also helped the team along the way with an outstanding season in the pipes and sophomore sweeper Andrea Kayal did an amazing job leading the defense. As any family pulls through adversity, so did this one. Through inexperience and top ranked teams the women ' s soccer team pulled through like the family they will always be and did an amazing job. by Rob McTear As an Ohio State defender attempts to wrestle her to the ground, fifth-year senior Marie Spaccarotella makes a run at the goal. Spaccarotella was one of six starting seniors, photo by Mike Cutri [ BP . 7 . n J " " iiun L 9 1 at Arizona State 0-4 9 3 Southern Cal 1-2 9 8 Washington 0-4 9 10 Missouri 7-0 9 15 at Purdue (2OT) 2-1 9 17 at Indiana 2-0 9 22 Wisconsin 0-1 9 24 Minnesota 4-0 9 29 at Iowa (2OT) 3-2 10 1 at Illinois 4-1 10 4 Oakland 3-1 10 8 at Michigan State 0-1 10 13 Penn State 1-2 10 15 Ohio State 3-1 10 20 Northwestern (2OT) 0-0 10 22 Wisconsin-Milwaukee 3-2 10 24 Notre Dame 1-5 10 29 at Butler 7-1 11 2 Iowa 2-0 11 3 Wisconsin 4-2 11 5 Penn State (3OT) 0-1 11 8 Miami (OH) (2OT) 4-3 11 12 at Notre Dame 1-3 Overall Record:13-9-1 Big Ten: 6-3-1 Sports 149 Senior midfielder Courtney Reid launches a penalty corner to the center of the box. Reid was a four time letter winner and named to the All Big Ten first team as a junior. photo by Mike Cutri Within theiL Grasp Just as the Wolverines ended Wake Forest ' s season last year, Wake Forest returned the favor this year. The Wolverines finished a remarkable season on a 3-2 penalty-stroke goal loss in overtime. Even though the Wolverines went undefeated in Big Ten play, and were crowned not only Big Ten champs, but also Big Ten tournament champs, a repeat of reaching the NCAA championship game was not at hand. The defeat came in the 2nd round of the NCAA Tournament after the Wolverines defeated William Mary in the first round. Aside from the let down, this squad accomplished a great season led by seniors Kelli Gannon and Courtney Reid. Reid was named Big Ten Tournament MVP as well as 1st team All Big Ten. Gannon herself was named Big Ten Offensive Player of the Year and also to the Big Ten All-Tournament team. Others receiving recognition were first year student Kristi Gannon (Big Ten Freshman of the Year, Big Ten All-Tournament team), freshman April Fronzoni (1st team All Big Ten, Big Ten All-Tournament team), junior Catherine Foreman (2nd team All Big Ten, Big Ten All-Tournament team), and senior Jeanne Chin (2nd team All Big Ten). This much talent could only have been led by Big Ten Coach of the Year Marcia Pankratz. Pankratz broke the all-time Michigan win record of 74 by recording her 75th, 76th and 77th victories this season to bring her all-time record to 77-32. The departures of Kelli Gannon and Courtney Reid were a great loss to the Wolverines. Gannon and Reid ended their careers as Michigan ' s 2nd and 4th All-Time Point leaders, respectively. This dynamic duo helped the Wolverines break team records for goals, assists, points, consecutive victories, and season winning percentage. Reid, along with Catherine Foreman, tied the individual record for assists in a season. Freshman April Fronzoni broke the individual record for most goals scored by a freshman. With Fronzoni, along with fellow starters Kristi Gannon and ErickaBanuelos, the Wolverines have some promising teams in the years to come, by Robert Herrera 8 26 at Maine 8 27 at Northeastern Big Ten ACC Challenge 9 3 vs. North Carolina 9 4 vs. Duke 9 9 American 9 10 Ohio University 9 15 Ball State 9 16 Rutgers 9 19 Miami (OH) 9 22 at Indiana 9 24 Ohio State 9 29 at Iowa 9 30 Southwest Missouri 10 6 Northwestern 2-0 10 7 5-2 10 13 10 14 2-4 10 20 3-1 10 27 6-1 6-1 11 4 7-2 11 5 2-0 10-1 11 11 8-0 11 12 2-1 4-0 4-1 2-1 Central Michigan 8-0 at North Carolina 0-4 at Wake Forest 0-2 at Penn State 1-0 Michigan State 4-0 Big Ten Tournament Ohio State 2-1 Penn State 3-2 NCAA First and Second Rounds William Mary 3-2 Wake Forest 2-3 Overall Record: 19-4 Big Ten: 6-0 150 Field Hockey Juking her way through a crowd of Michigan State defenders, senior midfielder Kelli Gannon looks for an open teammate. Gannon was a team leader and one of the best midfielders in the nation, photo by Mike Cutri Senior midfielder AM Balmer patiently waits for her Michigan State opponent to make a move. Balmer was one of ten Wolverines to see action in every game, photo by Mike Cutri Looking for an opportunity to score, freshman April Fronzoni drives hard to the goal. Fronzoni won a silver medal at the 2000 Pan- Am games with the under-21 U.S. National team, photo by Mike Cutri Sports I True freshman Brock Koman fists a fastball over the second baseman ' s head in the first game of a doubleheader against Iowa. While Koman lacked power, he hit .283 for the season, photo by Abby Johnson All-Big Ten senior David Parrish frames a 3-2 fastball over the inside corner. Parrish led the Wolverines in batting average, RBIs, and home runs, photo by Abby Johnson The Wolverine baseball team celebrates a 3-0 shutout victory over Iowa. Sophomore Bobby Korecky flirted with a no-hitter, but settled for a one hit shutout victory. photo by Abby Johnson Following the triumph of a Big Ten Championship and a playoff run that brought the 1 999 team to within nine outs of an NCAA Regional Championship, the Michigan baseball team en- tered the 2000 season with many holes to fill. Only three starting position players returned to Ann Arbor for the 2000 campaign. The depth of field experience coupled with a young and inexpe- rienced pitching staff led to diminished preseason expectations for the baseball team. However, what the team lacked in quan- tity, it made up for in quality; the returning players were led by preseason All-American and projected Big Ten Player of the Year, David Parrish. The preseason predictions proved to be all too accurate as the baseball team opened the season by winning just six of its first twenty games. Not only did the team lose games in the first month of the season but also Bryce Ralston, senior junior ace of the pitching staff, to season ending elbow surgery. Ralston, one of three captains, was valued for both his pitching prowess and his leadership on the young team. Despite early season difficulties and the loss of their premier pitcher, the team rebounded well during the meat of the Big Ten season. After starting the season with a disappointing 6-13-1 record, the team rallied to win nine of its next sixteen games, but closed out the season by dropping 12 of its final 17 games. However, there were bright spots in the season closing slide; sophomore pitcher Bobby Korecky was named Big Ten Pitcher of the Week for his dominating one-hitter against Iowa on May 14. The 2000 Baseball team ' s final record of 20-32-1 was enough for eighth place in the Big Ten, but not enough to qualify for the Big Ten Tournament. The 2000 season marked only the second time in five years that the Wolverine baseball team failed to qualify for post-season play. The preseason predictions not only rang true for the team, but also for David Parrish. Parrish was named to the All Big Ten Conference first team after finishing the season second in the Big Ten batting race with a .41 5 batting average. Parrish garnered further recognition when the New York Yankees used the 28th overall pick in the amateur draft on the Yorba Linda, California native. Sophomore Bobby Korecky also earned postseason honors with his selection to the All Big Ten Conference third team. by Jon Hammer Preparing for battle, a Wolverine pitcher loosens his arm. The Wolver- ine pitching staff was plagued by both nagging and severe injuries all season. photo by Abby Johnson The C x ? x " A r p(fs 2 25 Jacksonville State 1-3 3 26 Minnesota 0-7 4 23 2 26 at Jacksonville 2-7 3 28 Western Michigan 4-11 4 26 2 27 Xavier 5-0 3 29 Bowling Green 6-2 4 28 2 28 Western Michigan 2-6 3 31 at Indiana 7-6 | 4 29 2 29 at North Florida 2-9 4 1 at Indiana 1-6 " ;- 4 29 3 2 Xavier 7-1 4 1 at Indiana 3-10 4 30 3 3 Central Michigan 6-11 4 2 at Indiana 4-3 5 2 3 4 St. John ' s 3-12 4 4 Toledo postponed 5 3 3 5 Duquesne 2-0 4 7 at Illinois 4-9 5 5 3 10 at Charleston Southern 11-4 4 8 at Illinois 4-1 5 6 3 11 at Charleston Southern 12-3 4 8 at Illinois 2-3 5 6 3 12 Kent 16-12 4 9 at Illinois 4-7 5 7 3 17 at Miami 5-12 4 11 Ball State postponed 5 9 3 18 at Miami 3-10 4 12 at Toledo 5-8 5 10 3 19 at Miami 6-6 4 14 Ohio State 8-2 5 12 3 22 Eastern Michigan postponed 4 15 Ohio State 2-1 5 13 3 24 Minnesota 3-10 4 15 Ohio State 3-2 5 13 3 25 Minnesota 0-8 4 16 Ohio State 4-14 5 14 3 25 Minnesota 5-9 4 23 Siena Heights 5-2 Overall Record Big Ten Siena Heights 10-3 Notre Dame 4-5 at Penn State 1-3 at Penn State 1-4 at Penn State 3-6 at Penn State 9-18 Oakland 3-2 at Eastern Michigan 8-9 Michigan State 3-2 at Michigan State 1-4 at Michigan State 7.9 Michigan State 4-1 Bowling Green 5.9 Central Michigan 0-5 Iowa 6-2 Iowa 3-0 Iowa 2-3 Iowa 5-8 20-32-1 10-18 Sports 153 Sliding Into First Place The freezing temperatures, rain and snowfall of an unpredictable Michigan spring may have postponed several of the 2000 varsity softball team ' s games, but they refused to let it dampen their spirits - nor their desire to win. The team started out their 23rd season with a bang and never let up, shutting out Stanford 2-0 at the Campbell Cartier Classic in Poway, Califor- nia. They claimed third place in that tournament, as well as in their next, the South Florida Gladstone ' s Tournament, then followed up as Gold Consola- tion Champs in the NFCA Leadoff Classic. Despite the weather difficulties that plagued April ' s games, the team captured a string of first place honors at the Florida State Invitational in Tallahassee, the Purdue Boilermaker Classic and the Big Ten Conference Tournament. In May, the second largest crowd in Alumni Field history came out to watch the Wolverines grasp second place in the NCAA Softball Regional 8 Championship, finishing their season with a USA Today NFCA Coaches Poll ranking of 13 and a record of 45- 16-1. The team remained the highest-ranked Big Ten team in the poll throughout the season. Multiple players on the University ' s team received individual honors during the 2000 softball season. Sophomore second baseman Kelsey Kollen, freshman outfielder Melinda Moulden and sophomore catcher designated player Stefanie Volpe claimed Big Ten Player of the Week honors during the Senior Rebecca Tune sends a chopper season, while freshman Marissa Young was named Pitcher of the Week. Moulden also was to the right side of the infield. Tune, chosen as the Most Valuable Player of the Boilermaker Invitational. the starting shortstop, was a three ,. n ir, r,r T n i ear varsit letter winner hoto postseason accolades, junior pitcher Marie Barda, who was the 1 999 Big Ten Pitcher courtesy of Bill Wood of the Year, was named to the All-Big Ten Conference first team for the second consecutive season. Senior third baseman Pam Kosanke, Young and Volpe made the All-Big Ten second team, while junior rightfielder Melissa Taylor was selected for the third team. Kosanke also garnered honors as a selection to the GTE Academic All-America Softball first team. She started 61 of Michigan ' s 62 games and ranked among the University ' s top ten in games played, starts, hits, runs, doubles, home runs, RBIs, sacrifices and walks. The players themselves were not the only ones recognized. Assistant Coach Jennifer Brundage was a member of the 2000 Olympic softball team. The 2000 season marked the softball team ' s eighth trip to the NCAA postseason games and its tenth season of overall postseason tournament play, by Cortney Dueweke Th w@ 2 17 Stanford 2-0 3 18 at Florida State 6-1 4 19 2 18 Cal State-Northridge 2-1 3 19 Kansas 9-0 4 21 2 18 UCLA 4-4 3 25 Toledo 14-0 4 21 2 19 Pacific 0-1 3 25 Notre Dame 5-1 4 22 2 19 Long Beach State 1-2 3 26 Bradley 6-3 4 23 2 20 Sacramento State rained out 3 26 Kent 20-1 4 27 2 25 Auburn 10-3 3 31 at Indiana 1-0 4 27 2 25 Kent 12-4 3 31 at Indiana 3-2 5 2 2 26 at South Florida 1-2 4 1 at Purdue 3-2 5 2 2 27 South Carolina 1-2 4 2 at Purdue 2-0 5 3 2 27 Indiana 4-0 4 4 Bowling Green postponed 5 3 2 29 at South Florida 1-0 4 7 Wisconsin 0-2 5 6 2 29 at South Florida 0-1 4 7 Wisconsin rained out 5 7 3 3 Louisiana State 3-0 4 8 Minnesota postponed BigT 3 4 Boston College 3-2 4 9 Minnesota 1-0 5 11 3 3-4 Hawaii 9-5 4 9 Minnesota 4-1 5 12 3 4 Fresno State 0-1 4 11 at Central Michigan postponed 5 13 3 5 Texas 7-0 4 12 at Central Michigan 0-3 5 13 3 5 Arizona State 2-1 4 12 at Central Michigan 1-0 NCA 3 17 Iowa State 3-1 4 14 Ohio State 8-2 5 19 3 17 Princeton 3-1 4 14 Ohio State 7-3 5 19 3 17 Georgia Southern 9-1 4 15 Penn State 8-0 5 20 3 18 Massachusetts 3-0 4 16 Penn State 3-0 5 21 Overall Record: 45-16-1 Bid 154 Softball y Ten: 13-4 Bowling Green 8-0 at Iowa 5-0 at Iowa 0-5 at Northwestern 0-1 at Northwestern 0-12 Indiana State 7-0 Indiana State 6-2 Eastern Michigan 4-0 Eastern Michigan 8-0 Ohio Universtiy 0-1 Ohio Universtiy 2-3 at Michigan State 3-1 at Michigan State 1-0 Big Ten Conference Tournament Penn State 2-0 at Iowa 1-3 Penn State 2-0 at Iowa 2-0 NCAA Regional 8 Championship DePaul 0-8 Stanford 5-4 Illinois-Chicago 3-1 DePaul 0-3 v Preparing to pounce on the ball, junior Courtney Murdock gets in a ready position. In limited action, Murdock maintained a perfect fielding percentage, photo courtesy of Bill Wood Sophomore Kelsey Kollen gets down and dirty to apply the tag to a sliding EMU baserunner. An aggressive defense kept opposing baserunners at bay. photo courtesy of Bill Wood Freshman Marissa Young calmly sends a fastball towards home plate. Young led the Wolverines in victories with 18. photo courtesy of Bill Wood Sports The male cheerleaders compete among themselves to see who can balance a female cheerleader on one hand for the longest amount of time during the Purdue game. Only six cheerleaders made the trip to West Lafayette for the game, photo by Jon Hommer As Hayden Epstein prepares to kick off to Rice following a field goal, the cheerleaders shake their pom-pons. Traditionally, the cheerleaders led the crowd in a crescendo of noise during kickoff s. photo by Mike Cutri ICheerleading Ge hired Up Spreading spirit wherever they went, the Michi- gan cheerleaders never let an unfavorable mo- ment dull their ability to bring hope back up to high levels. Their endeavors brought each of them closer together in making close friendships. Junior Nicole Sockolosky affirmed that her fa- vorite part of being a cheerleader was the friends she made. " You build really close relationships with the people you spend so much time with. It ' s important to have that with every activity, but especially sports where it is a group effort. Cheerleading tryouts were in March, and con- sisted of a three day clinic where prospectives learn the basics. On the third day they have an audition in front of several judges during which they perform a tumbling pass, a back tuck and two stunts with a partner. Head coach Pam St. John believes that cheerleading is crucial to sports. " I think that they are part of the tradition of the game. They [cheer- leaders] bring a lot of enthusiasm, love of school and athletics to the game. That ' s what the game ' s all about. " Looking back at his cheerleading experience, fifth yearseniorcomputerengineering major Andy Marble remembered Home- coming 2000 as a very special moment. " All the alumni cheerleaders came back and it was really a lot of fun to see all these old guys and older women come back and they can still do all the crazy stunts. That ' s a huge tradition. " For St. John, working with the 47 total cheerleaders in both co-ed and all girls ' teams has been the best part of her career. " The students at this age are very optimistic and very enthusiastic about life. I love to watch them grow and make the transition from being so young into going into the real world. " by Nedda Mehdizadeh Two cheerleaders lead the Marching Band on the field at Illinois. The cheerleaders proved their versatility by leading the crowd at many different sporting events, photo by Jon Hommer As the crowd roars, the cheerleaders charge onto the field under the " Go Blue " banner. The cheerleaders fired up the crowd before the players even took the field, photo by Mike Cutri Sports 157 On Top of the Pack 9 2 9 9 9 16 9 23 9 30 10 7 10 14 10 21 11 4 11 11 11 18 1 1 Bowling Green Rice at UCLA at Illinois Wisconsin at Purdue Indiana Michigan State at Northwestern Penn State at Ohio State 42-7 38-7 20-23 35-31 13-10 31-32 58-0 14-0 51-54 33-11 38-26 Seven points. The Universitys football team ' s three losses were by a f tota ' f seven points. A missed Wolverine field goal, a just-barely-good m m If Purdue field goal, and a fumble -all with less than four minutes remaining - cost the Wolverines three games and possibly a place in the national title game. Despite its heartbreaking losses, the team collected the program ' s 40th Big Ten Championship and earned a bowl appearance for the program ' s 26th consecutive year. The 2000 season began on a hot day in early September with the sixth ranked Wolverines destroying Bowling Green in Michigan Stadium. Redshirt freshman quarterback John Navarre stepped in for injured junior Drew Henson and promptly tied a school record for touchdown passes in a single game with four against Bowling Green. After their thorough dismantling of Bowling Green, the Wolverines appeared ready to surpass the expectations bestowed upon them by media, which tabbed the Wolverines as the preseason favorite to win the Big Ten Conference. The Maize and Blue entered the second week of the season as the third ranked team in the nation and the Rice University Owls quickly discovered why the Wolverines were so highly touted. The team set a new program record by scoring 28 points in the first quarter. Anthony Thomas juked and dragged Rice defenders for 131 yards and two touchdowns on only 14 carries during the rout. After two dominant performances, a confident Wolverine team headed to Pasadena to take on the UCLA Bruins and the oppressive Southern California heat. While the temperature on the field reached 1 10 degrees, Navarre never got hot; he completed just 1 of 10 passes in the second half. The Wolverines stayed close to the Bruins all game long due to the heroic effort of senior Anthony Thomas. Thomas carried the ball 24 times for 184 yards and had a chance to win the game. However, with just 3:27 left in the game, junior Hayden Epstein missed a 24 yard field goal, giving the Bruins a three point upset win. The Wolverines rebounded from the tough road loss at UCLA by rallying in the second half to beat Illinois under the leadership of the still injured Henson. Henson entered the game in the second half and rallied the team, with the help of the officials, from a two- touchdown deficit to a narrow win. After the Wolverine ' s two close road games, they returned to the Big House to beat Wisconsin for the 45th time in the program ' s history. Henson made his first career start and celebrated by throwing for 2 57 yards and a playground style touchdown to junior David Terrell. The Wolverines brief two game winning streak came to an end when they traveled to West Lafayette, to (continued on page 162) Auburn (Citris Bowl) 31-28 Overall Record: 9-3 Big Ten: 6-2 The Wolverine defense swarms Illinois running back Rockey Harvey. Michigan ranked third in the Big Ten in rushing defense and second in the Big Ten in scoring defense, photo by Jon Hommer 158 Football Sophomore BJ Askew and juniors Marquise Walker and David Terrell celebrate Terrell ' s first touchdown of the season. Terrell led the Big Ten in touchdown receptions, photo by Mike Cutri Master of trash talk, junior David Terrell gives an Ohio State cornerback all he can handle. Terrell earned first team All Big Ten honors for the second straight year, photo by Abby Johnson Senior Anthony Thomas clears a Michigan State defender out of his running lane. Thomas, one of four team captains, was a finalist for the Doak Walker Award, given to the nation ' s best running back, photo by Mike Cutri Sports i. l- ll 1 Football Anthony Thomas runs around, over and through the Rice defense en route to a touchdown. Thomas ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns during Michigan ' s blowout victory over Rice. photos by Mike Cutri and Abby Johnson Sports 161 (continued from page 158) take on the Purdue Boilermakers. After holding a 28- 10 halftime lead, the Maize and Blue offense disappeared in the second half and Purdue came back to win on a field goal with just four seconds remaining. After being forced to watch the Purdue students storm the field, the Wolverines had to wait a week before they could take out their aggressions on the Indiana Hoosiers. The Maize and Blue erupted for 35 first half points and 562 yards of total offense against the overmatched Hoosiers. The next week saw Michigan State visit the Big House, where the Wolverines shut out the Spartans. The team improved the program ' s overall record against Michigan State to 61 -27-5. Clutch defensive stands and Thomas ' 175 rushing yards were responsible for the Wolverine ' s victory. Coming off of two straight shutouts, the Wolverines had two weeks to prepare for a pivotal matchup with offensive powerhouse Northwestern. In one of the wildest games of the season, the two offenses combined for 1 189 yards and 102 points. Anthony Thomas ran for 199 yards, but his fumble on the Michigan 30 yard line with just 46 seconds left gave Northwestern a chance to take the lead. Northwestern capitalized on the fumble and scored a touchdown thirty seconds later. For the second time during the season, the Wolverines were forced to watch the opposition ' s fans storm the field. Despite their third heartbreaking loss of the season, the Wolverines came back to win their final two games of the season against heated rivals Penn State and Ohio State. The Wolverines first destroyed Penn State at home then traveled to Columbus to beat the Buckeyes for the eighth time in the past 1 1 meetings. The Buckeyes could not handle Henson all game long, as he completed 1 4 of 25 passes for 303 yards and three touchdowns. The win at Ohio State clinched a share of the program ' s 40th Big Ten Championship. After the regular season ended the post season accolades came rolling into Ann Arbor. Four Wolverines were selected as members of the All Big Ten first team, and 1 2 others received All Big Ten honorable mention honors. Thomas was one of three finalists for the Doak Walker Award given to the best running back in the country, and senior Steve Hutchinson, a four time All Big Ten First Team winner and an All American was named a finalist for the Lombard! Award. The Wolverines looked to cap off their season with a victory over the Auburn Tigers in the Florida Citrus Bowl on New Years Day. by Jon Hommer Junior Drew Henson stays strong in the pocket while avoiding the Wisconsin pass rush. Dating back to the 1999 season, Henson attempted 193 consecutive passes without throwing an interception. photo by Susan Chalmers As sophomore Ronald Bellamy takes the reverse, junior Drew Henson prepares to block the outside linebacker. Bellamy ran eight reverses for 92 yards during the season, photo by Susan Chalmers 162 Football A panicked Kurt Kittner dumps the ball off to his running back as true freshman Larry Stevens closes in on him. Stevens finished the season second on the team in sacks. photo by Mike Cutri Senior DeWayne Patmon stuffs the Rice running back at the three on fourth down. Patmon led the Wolverines with six tackles against Rice, photo by Mike Cutri Sports I On his way to breaking the all-time Michigan rushing record and securing his second Citrus Bowl MVP, senior Anthony Thomas busts through the Auburn defense. Thomas ended his career with 4,472 yards on 924 carries, photo by Mike Cutri In the fourth quarter, freshman Jeremy LeSueur breaks through the Auburn line untouched and strips the Auburn quaterback. LeSueur ' s play ended Auburn ' s momentum and helped secure a Wolverine victory, photo by Mike Cutri , ' Five yards deep in his own end zone, junior Drew Henson flips a screen pass to junior Marquise Walker. In the Citrus Bowl, Henson completed 15 of 20 passes for 294 yards and two touchdowns, photo by Mike Cutri Citrus Bowl Best Classi. - Tver? As seniors Anthony Thomas, Steve Hutchinson and Eric Wilson walked to mid-field for the coin toss of the Florida Citrus Bowl, they had the opportunity to do what no other senior class in the history of the University of Michigan had been able to do: win four consecutive bowl games. The only obstacle left for the senior class to conquer was a surprising but young nine and three Auburn team. While the pundits and logic predicted a Wolverine blowout, the Citrus Bowl was not decided until late in the fourth quarter, when Thomas pounded through the Auburn defensive line on every play. Thomas earned his second career Citrus bowl MVP award by rushing for 1 82 yards and two touchdowns on 32 carries. Thomas ' first touchdown came on an 1 1 yard run in the second quarter, on the play Thomas became Michigan ' s all- time leading rusher and he finished his career with 4,472 yards and 55 touchdowns on 924 carries. In the post game press conference, Coach Lloyd Carr offered high praise for Thomas saying that he " couldn ' t be prouder of anybody than Anthony Thomas. " Junior quarterback Drew Henson also had an outstanding Citrus Bowl. Henson completed 1 5 of 20 passes for 294 yards and two touchdowns. Henson connected with his favorite target, junior David Terrell, four times for 1 36 yards and a touchdown. In the days following the game, Terrell decided to forgo his one remaining year of college eligibility and enter the NFL draft. Both Michigan and Auburn ' s offenses were able to drive down the field seemingly at will. While the Michigan defense was able to contain sensational Auburn running back Rudi Johnson, they were unable to stop untouted Auburn quarterback Ben Leard. Leard threw for 394 yards and three touchdowns on In his last game as a Wolverine, junior David Terrell leaps over an Auburn corner to catch a Drew Henson touchdown pass. Terrell ended his career with four career bowl game touchdowns. photo by Mike Cutri. the Wolverines. While Leard kept Auburn close, the strong play of senior Eric Wilson prevented Auburn ' s offense from dominating the game. Wilson recorded four tackles for a loss and one sack on his way to earning the defensive MVP award. With a 31 -28 victory, the Wolverine ' s graduating seniors made the argument to be known as the best class in the history of the football program. The seniors won three Big Ten Championships, one National Championship and four New Year ' s Day bowl games during their Michigan careers, by Jon Hommer The Wolverine ' s defensive MVP, senior Eric Wilson, drags Auburn ' s Rudi Johnson down from behind. Wilson recorded four tackles for a loss a nd one sack against Auburn. photo by Mike Cutri Sports 165 Stride fo 9 2 at Eastern Michigan Open 9 5 Wolverine Invitational 9 9 at Miami Invitational 9 16 at Spiked Shoe Invitational 9 23 at Sundodger Invitational 9 23 at William Mary Invitational 9 29 at Central Collegiate Champ. 10 6 at Notre Dame Invitational 10 7 at Murray Keatinge Invitational 10 15 Wolverine Interregional 10 29 at Big Ten Championships 11 11 NCAA Great Lakes Regional 11 20 NCAA Championships A runner tries to prevent the pack from leaving him behind. The Maize and Blue ran to a fifth place finish in the Wolver- ine Interregional, photo by Mike Cutri Both the men ' s and women ' s cross country teams finished the season in dramatic fashion. While the women were packing their bags and heading to the NCAA National Championships in Bloomington, Indiana, the men were waiting to learn whether or not they had earned an at large bid to the National Champi- onships. Unfortunately, the men ' s team failed to earn a bid for the first time since 1992. They had not finished lower than 14th at the NCAA Championships since then. While the Wolverine team failed to qualify for the NCAA Championships, the team still sent junior Mark Pilja to represent the Maize and Blue. Pilja hoped to follow in the footsteps of current assistant coach and former national champion Kevin Sullivan. Sullivan won the national title for the Wolverines in 1997 and represented the United States with a fifth place finish at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney. While the men ' s season ended in disappointment, it was not a failure. The Wolverines finished no worse than seventh in any meet during the season and spent much of the season in the top 20 of the MONDO Men ' s Cross Country National Rankings. Individual Wolverines also earned respect; Mark Pilja finished fourth at the Big Ten Championship. While the men ' s season was slightly disappointing, the women ' s season was nothing short of phenomenal. The women finished no worse than second in any meet during the season. The Wolverines were led by junior Lisa Ouellet, senior Elizabeth Kampfe, and senior Katie Clifford. Ouellet earned All Big Ten First Team honors while Kampfe and Clifford earned Second Team All Big Ten Team honors. The Women ' s team spent almost the entire season near the top of the FinishLynx Women ' s Cross Country Rankings. While the program has not been a historical power, it did earn respect throughout the course of the season, by Jon Hammer g Men ' s 1st of 9 1st of 25 2nd of 9 1st of 11 4th of 7 2nd of 31 2nd of 7 5th of 12 2nd of 4 7th of 10 2nd of 11 7th of 31 2nd of 31 14th of 31 166 Cross Country Confidently leading the pack up the first hill at the Michigan Interregional, Mark Pilja takes early control over the race. Pilja went on to win the race in 24:42, the tenth fastest time in the history of the course, photo by Mike Cutri A runner blazes past the enthralled spectators on the home stretch of the Wolverine Invitational. Wolverine fans vehemently supported the team through its second place finish at the Big Ten Championships, photo by Mike Cutri Sports 1 The Wolverine first varsity eight tears through the water en route to a Big Ten Championship. After winning the Big Ten, the team went on to win the NCAA Central Region Championship, photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Pulling out to an insurmountable full boat length lead, the second varsity eight dominates the finals of the Big Ten Championships. The second varsity eight finished in 6:24.88. photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations rag (Women ' s Rowing Dominating thenaces The women of the 1999-2000 crew team experienced an inspirational and dynamic season. Led by head coach Mark Rothstein and four-year veteran coxswain Belinda Koo, the varsity team merited such honors as first place at the Big Ten Championships and fifth place at the NCAA Championships. Aside from these honors, women ' s rowing was not just a competitive team, but a family as well. As junior psychology major Christina Meyer voiced, " I came to the University know- ing nothing about crew and knowing nobody on the team. I will leave here having discovered amazing things about my body, my mind, and the true meaning of ' team. ' My teammates and coaches are the most inspirational people I have ever met. They will be my friends for the rest of my life. " Not only did the crew team earn outstanding times and secure many wins at meets, coach Mark Rothstein was named the 2000 Central Region Coach of the Year and co-Big Ten Coach of the Year. However, the awards did not stop there. Junior Kate Johnson was named Big Ten Conference Women ' s Rowing Athlete of the year, as well as the team ' s Athlete of the year. Other team awards included senior Jeanine Seeger being selected as the Maize and Blue Award recipient, senior Jaime Stilson receiving the Academic Achievement, honoring junior Laurel Donnell-Fink with the Most Improved Rower award, and Helen Dalis being recognized as the Freshman of the Year. Despite these awards, the women of crew knew how lucky they were to be parts of the team. Senior organizational studies major Caroline Gregory expressed, " Rowing has been like no sport I had ever done before in that it is ' the ultimate team sport. ' Getting to be a part of this program has enabled me to work day in and day out with some of the most amazing people on campus! " She went on to say, " Being a part of the Michigan Crew team has taught me more than just what would enable me to compete at my best. It has allowed me to learn about who I am as an individual and that if I want something bad enough, no one has the power to tell me I can ' t [have it]. " by Jennie Putvin 10 2 10 24 10 31 3 25 3 25 4 1-2 4 15 4 16 4 29 5 13-14 5 26-28 at Head of the Ohio at Head of the Charles at Head of the Elk at North Carolina, vs. Central Florida vs. Virginia San Diego Crew Classic vs. Ohio State vs. Michigan State Big Ten Championships Central Region Championships NCAA Championships 3rd of 15 6th of 64 1st of 24 1st of 3 W 5th of 6 W L 1st place 1st place 5th place Determined to win their heat, the first varsity eight rows in perfect rhythm at the Big Ten Championships. The first varsity eight won each of its three races at the championships, photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Sports 169 Bumping through we Competition The Wolverine volleyball squad entered the season with high hopes for the veteran team. The Maize and Blue returned five of six starters from the 1 999 team that enjoyed one of the best seasons in the program ' s history. The Wolverines stormed into the season ranked within the pre-season top twenty-five for the first time in the program ' s history. The Wolverines seemed to be ready to fulfill the expectations set by the pre-season polls when they opened the season by winning eight of their first nine matches. However, the team could not maintain the momentum of their first ten matches throughout the season. The Wolverines torrid start was tempered by a lackluster mid-season performance. In the middle of October the team went on a four game conference losing streak. Losses against Iowa, Minnesota, Penn State and Indiana seemed ready to topple the season. November, however, saw the team turn the season around again, as the Wolverines won their first three games of that month against Illinois, Michigan State, and Ohio State, respectively. The streaky season was a result of having a very difficult schedule. Of their first 31 matches, 20 were against teams that participated in the 1999 NCAA National Championship Tourna- ment. Despite the extremely difficult schedule the team still man- aged to finish the season well above the .500 mark. The Wolverines were led by fifth year senior Sarah Behnke and senior Shannon Melka; the pair were returning captains from the 1 999 squad. When healthy, Behnke had been a consistent starter for the Wolverines since her freshman year. Behnke entered the season needing 483 kills to break former teammate Karen Chase ' s school record of 1261. Melka led the 1999 squad with 1374 assists, the second highest tally in the program ' s history, by Jon Hammer and Caelan Jordan A Maize and Blue defender dives to dig a spike and save the point. Consistent hustle and leadership kept the Wolverines in NCAA tournament contention all season long, photo by Naomi Trager The (Ffn) l?( c 9 1 :rv v3 s u . Maryland c=y 3-0 10 14 at Wisconsin 0-3 9 2 Sacremento State 3-0 10 18 Notre Dame 3-0 9 2 at Pacific 0-3 10 20 Iowa 2-3 9 8 Northern Illinois 3-0 10 21 Minnesota 0-3 9 8 New Mexico 3-0 10 27 at Penn State 0-3 9 9 South Carolina 3-0 10 28 at Indiana 1-3 9 15 Houston 3-2 11 3 Purdue 3-0 9 16 Virginia 3-0 11 4 Illinois 3-0 9 16 at Arkansas 3-0 11 8 Michigan State 3-2 9 20 at Michigan State 2-3 11 10 Ohio State 3-0 9 24 at Ohio State 1-3 11 17 at Minnesota 0-3 9 26 Toledo 3-0 11 18 at Iowa 1-3 9 29 at Illinois 3-0 11 24 Wisconsin 0-3 9 30 at Purdue 1-3 11 25 Northwestern 3-1 10 6 Indiana 3-2 NCAA 1st 2nd Round 10 7 Penn State 2-3 11 30 Louisville 3-1 10 13 at Northwestern 3-2 12 1 at Arizona 0-3 Overall Record: 19-14 Big Ten: 8-12 170 Volleyball Senior Sarah Behnke and junior Katrina Lehman leap to block an attempted Ohio State spike. Lehman led the Wolverines with seven blocks against the Buckeyes. photo by Naomi Trager Members of the volleyball team celebrate a 15-13 first set victory over Ohio State. After a tough first set, the Wolverines cruised to a straight set win over the Buckeyes, photo by Naomi Trager In the opening moments af a match, senior Sarah Behnke gets down to dig a ball. Behnke was thrid on the team in digs and led the Wolverines in kills on the season, photo by Naomi Trager Sports True freshman Corrie Kenagy waits in front of the goal for a pass from her teammate. The first-year varsity squad included 14 freshmen and only 1 1 upperclassmen. photo courtesy of the Michigan Daily Scanning the water for an open teammate, Kristin Bloomtroms swims backwards with the ball. Despite the infancy of the program, the Wolverines won six of their first seven games, photo courtesy of the Michigan Daily Water Polo Splash- ff The women ' s water polo program fired its first shot a little past eight o ' clock on Friday, February 9, 2001 . After finishing its final club season with a 30-5 record, the women ' s water polo team became the thirteenth women ' s varsity team. Eleven former mem- bers of the club team joined the varsity team. Included among the eleven were two rookies of the year, four Big Ten First team members, six Academic Ail-Americans, and one two-time team MVP. While most first year varsity sports endured early season losses as they came together as a team, the women ' s water polo squad shot out of the gates with a series of blowout victories. Just 56 seconds into theirfirst match, junior Mandi Hagedorn recorded the first goal in Wolverine water polo history. The Maize and Blue went on to romp over Villanova in its inaugural match by a score of 1 8- 6. After demolishing Villanova, the Wolverines went on to crush both the University of Massachusetts and Hartwick College at the Princeton Invitational. The Wolverines were led into the water by former Long Beach City College coach and assistant United States National Team coach, Amber Drury-Pinto. As a player, Drury-Pinto competed in over 200 international games and was selected as the United States Water Polo Player oftheyearin 1991 and 1994.Thefirstyearsquad selected three captains, seniors Christy Lilley and Melissa Karjala and junior Delia Sonda, all three were former members of the club team. Despite never playing a varsity game, the Wolverines entered the season as the eighteenth ranked team in the country by the Collegiate Water Polo Association. The Wolverines looked forward to competing in the NCAA National Championships in Palo Alto, California in their first year of existence, by Jon Hommer A wolverine forward looks to put the ball in the upper left corner of the net. Through their first 15 games, sophomore Julie Nisbet led the Wolverines with 16 goals, photo courtesy of the Michigan Daily C 3 2 9 at Villanova 18-6 2 10 Massachusetts 8-3 2 10 Hartwick College 11-4 2 11 Hawaii 6-12 2 1 1 at Princeton 8-4 2 17 Michigan State 11-3 2 17 Miami (Ohio) 18-4 2 17 Stanford 3-17 2 18 Stanford 3-11 2 18 Indiana 4-4 2 22 at Loyola 4-9 2 24 Southern Cal 2-17 2 24 California - San Diego 9-8 2 25 Califronia - Davis 4-10 2 25 Princeton 10-9 2 27 at Long Beach State 6-7 2 28 at San Diego State 5-13 2 28 at California - San Diego 2-5 3 3 Penn State - Behrend 14-2 3 3 Grove City 19-3 3 4 Washington Jefferson 19-4 3 4 Gannon 15-5 Sports 173 Nothina but th 9 17-19 at Falcon Cross Creek Invitational 10 11-12 at Xavier Invitational 10 29-31 at Stanford Invitational 11 22-23 at Hawaii Stan Sheriff Invitational 11 25-26 at Mauna Kea Collegiate Invitational 3 4-5 Wolverine South Invitational 3 11-12 at Silver Springs Shores Invitational 3 25-26 at Dr. Pepper Intercollegiate 4 7-8 at Marshall Invitational 4 14-15 at Kepler Invitational 4 29-30 at Fossum Invitational 5 5-7 at Big Ten Championship 5 18-20 at NCAA Central Regional ngoi rrne f Bottom of the Cup By the time the men ' s golf team finished its season in late May, the 1 999-2000 team had recorded one of the best golf seasons in recent memory at the University. The Wolverines finished the regular season placing in the top four in all but three of its 1 1 tournaments. The team ' s postseason came to an end when it finished in 1 1th place at the NCAA Central Regional Championships. The Wolverines finished just six shots out of ninth place and a trip to the NCAA National Championships - the top nine teams qualify for the NCAA National Championships. Despite a heart-wrenching end, the men ' s golf season succeeded beyond nearly all expectations. When the team won the Marshall Invitational on April 8, it marked the first time in five years that the men ' s golf team won two tourna- ments in a single season. The Wolverines added five third place finishes and one fourth place finish to their two victories, making for a very impressive season. In addition to the successful finishes, the team ' s season scoring average of T 3rd of 24 1st of 19 19th of 20 T 3rd of 11 4th of 11 3rd of 18 9th of 19 3rd of 18 1st of 20 T3rd of 17 T7th of 18 7th of 11 111th of 27 297.05 was their second best in the past ten years. The team benefited from strong seasons from sophomores Andrew Chapman and Andrew Matthews, junior Scott Hayes, and senior captain Michael Harris, all of whom finished with scoring averages in the top 25 in the Big Ten. Harris racked up numerous post season accolades, including his second consecutive National Golf Coaches Association Academic All-American Scholar award, the Michigan Male Athlete of the year, his fourth consecutive Academic All-Big Ten honor, and his second All-Big Ten First Team award. Harris concluded his collegiate career by qualifying for the 2000 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, where he shot a 1 55 over the first two days but missed the cut. Harris was not the lone men ' s golf team member to have post season success. Matthews reached the quarterfinals of the Michigan Amateur Championship, by Jon Hammer Fourth year junior Scott Hayes strides confidently up to the green during the Big Ten Championships. Hayes shot a 305 for the tournament earning him 23 rd place, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services 174 Men ' s Golf n Sophomore Andrew Matthews has to settle for par as his tough birdie putt rolls wide of the hole. Matthews finished the Big Ten Championships in a tie for 19 th place, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services A Wolverine golfer watches in dismay as his second shot finds the right side bunker on the par five third hole at the UM Golf Course. The Golf Course has five par five holes, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services _ Praying his put will break right, a Wolverine golfer waits for his ball to stop rolling. Intensity and focus were strengths of the predominantly upperclass team, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services Sports marchingband A band member stands at attention during the pre-game show for the football game at Illinois. The band traditionally traveled to two regular season away games during the year, photo by Mike Cutri Sophomore music major Mark Tripp leads the drum line during the halftime show. The percussion section gave a pre-game show on the steps of Revelli Hall before every home football game, photo by Abby Johnson Playing " The Victors, " the marching band fires up the crowd during the home game against Wisconsin. The band was an integral part of football Saturdays in Ann Arbor, photo by Naomi Traeger 176 Marching Band marching with LV UMfKV x ff aeM i eoauKViS n Through good times and bad, one element of Michigan sports remained focused and consistent: the Michigan Marching Band. When spirits were low, these musicians were there to lift them back up and keep the fans pumped. " Allot the issues for the Michigan Marching Band has been the way we provided entertainment and spirit for the University community in the stadium when we ' re in the stands, " said Marching Band Director Dr. James Tapia. Spending at least nine and a half hours per week rehearsing, these 380 students showed that com- mitment is a key asset. " I think that it is important to have an appreciation for hard work because we are out here well before the sun comes up and usually after the sun goes down, " said fifth-year senior Drum Major Gregg Whitmore. The time they spent working together to perfect their talent helped form camaraderie between the members, making bonds that will never break. Senior psychology major Jill Reeder affirmed that she will always remember the relationships she formed. When asked what she will miss next year, she responded " the group: the spirit of the group. The people are just amazing to be around and they are really supportive [on and off the field]. " One memory that Whitmore will always look Members of the marching band bring out a flag before the game against Michigan State. The pre-game show soluted University athletes who competed in the Olympic games in Sydney, Australia, photo by Mike Cutri back on fondly is when the group would sing " The Yellow and the Blue " before each game. He said, " We are always in the tunnel waiting and it ' s a real special thing because we are about to go out and the crowd ' s all getting pepped up. It ' s really a time for the marching band to have one last moment together before we are with the entire Michigan family in the stadium. " Along with the memories, Reeder remembers an embarrassing moment during a half-time show. " We were doing the routine when we were coming out on entry lines and suddenly the tuba in front of me stopped dead and I just smacked right into him. He asked if I -was OK and I was, but I was embar- rassed. " Tapia agreed that the students he works with make being a part of the Marching Band a worth- while experience. " I love everything about my job, the music making of these students is fantastic, just getting to know them on a personal level everyday. I am surrounded by this think tank and this kind of discipline and I think the thing about the Michigan Marching Band that is so special is that everybody in this program loves it and what it stands for in the University setting. " byNedda Mehdizadeh Inside Sports 177 a champion COlli " onandoffthe Sarah Behnke warms up with her teammates before a game. As a senior, Behnke was one of the team captains for the second year in a row. photo by Naomi Traeger Picture this: You are about 1 4 years old and so far everything in your life has been pretty good. You have an older sister who plays volleyball and so you play as well. That way, you both will always have someone to play with and to learn from. Then, one day at the doctor ' s office, you are diagnosed with Systemic Lupus. This is the story of senior psychology major Sarah Behnke. She was diagnosed with Lupus in 8 th grade and has been living with it ever since. Systemic Lupus is a connective tissue disorder in which the immune system is over-active. It begins to attack the body and can eventually attack vital organs such as the heart, liver and kidneys. There has yet to be a cure for Lupus, but there are medications that can be taken to reduce flare-ups and to greatly prolong life. Throughout the first five years after being diag- nosed, Sarah led a normal life in the town of Stevensville while attending Lakeshore High School. She played volleyball with her school as well as with a sophomore-junior Olympic team. There were few signs of the disease during those first five years, and that was the way that Sarah liked it. The summer before her first year at the Univer- sity, the disease suddenly attacked Sarah ' s blood causing her to develop anemia. The next summer the disease attacked her joints causing arthritis-like pain throughout her body. She was hospitalized and given immuno-suppressants to help control her immune system and anti-inflammatories to keep the joint pain in check. During her junior year Sarah was hospitalized again due to another major flare- up. Since that first flare-up after graduating high school, Sarah had fought Lupus and had come to be one of the best volleyball players that the University had ever seen. The 2000 season was her second year as captain of the volleyball team, a position she filled exceptionally well through her actions and words. In the 1999 season Sarah set the single-match kills record for the University at 34. Also, she led Michi- gan to a 1 st place win at the Bank of Fayetteville Invite and was an all-tournament pick along with teammate Alija Pittenger. One might think that playing any sport, let alone volleyball, would cause the joint pain to be unbearable. Said Sarah, " During a game I don ' tthink, ' oh my knee hurts, ' or ' oh man I wish my elbow would stop hurting. ' I am so focused on the game that I don ' t really pay attention to the pain. After the game I don ' t notice the pain as much either. " Showing the same toughness off the court as on, Sarah has fought through four tough years of school towards a career as a sports psychologist at a Division I school. She intended to take the knowl- edge that she has very much earned through her years as an athlete with Lupus and put that towards helping others overcome their disabilities and fears. Said Sarah, " I want to make sure that kids know they can continue playing through their problems. I would hate to see a great athlete give up playing because he felt overwhelmed or afraid of what might happen. " byRobMcTear 178 Sarah Behnke sarahbehnke Sarah Behnke jumps to get a hand on the ball at the net. Behnke majored in sports psychology with hopes of working for a Division I school after graduation, photo by Naomi Traeger Inside Sports 179 A student sports a IM Softball championship t-shirt. IM sports were open to anyone who wanted to form a team and participate, photo by Ben Weiss A student puts on an M Rec Sports IM champi- onship t-shirt to work out at the CCRB. IM sports included anything from volley- ball to broomball. photo by Ben Weiss 180 IM Champions IMchampions leaders and Although most were just annoying, some com- panies were so determined to build their client base that they gave away gifts. However, despite their offers, their free t-shirts were not seen around campus as much as one t-shirt in particular: the intramural champion shirt. From the Central Campus Recreation Building, to football games to Angell Hall, Intramural cham- pion T-shirts could even be seen on the coldest days in Ann Arbor. Students wore them to symbolize all the painstaking efforts that went into theirvictories. They saw the T-shirt as a symbol of their accomplish- ments, almost like a pragmatic trophy. When asked about his choice of wardrobe, sophomore Econom- ics major Marc Sackin responded, " In high school I was a varsity athlete in two sport varsity athlete. But lean not play varsity here at Michigan, so this T-shirt is almost like my Varsity jacket. " Also, students saw the shirt as something tan- gible that represented the pride they put into athlet- ics. Said sophomore industrial engineering major Rob Wilson, " Every time I put it on I think about my victory and it brings back all the emotions that go along with winning a championship. Even though it is not in front of millions of people, it ' s sort of like my own personal Super Bowl relived every time I wear it. " Although this free t-shirt is like any other, it represented something much more than a walking advertisement because it honored the athletic ex- cellence that students here displayed off the varsity athletic fields. by Ben Weiss Inside Sports 181 UMOIympians Tom Dolan celebrates winning the gold medal in the men ' s 400-meter individual medley at the Olympic games in Sydney. Dolan set a new world record with a time of 4:1 1:36 photo courtesy of The Associ- ated Press 182 UM Olympians Tom Malchow sweeps through the water doing the butterfly. Malchow took home a gold medal in the 200- meter butterfly during the summer Olympic games in Sydney, Australia, photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations ntr ai L i u arm arbor to For most students the summer was a time to kick back and relax from the pressures that went along with attending an academically challenging school. However, for some student athletes, the summer of 2000 represented the culmination of their dreams, the Summer Olympic Games in Sydney, Australia. A total of fifteen Michigan Wolverines (both alumnae and current students) participated in the Olympic Games of Sydney. These current and past Wolverine athletes competed in many sports, in- cluding softball, running, the shot-put and javelin throw, and swimming. Much like the University, the Wolverine Olympic athletes represented a multi- tude of nations including the United States, Canada, Brazil, and the Netherlands. This diverse group was also one of the most successful classes of Wolverine Olympians in the history of the University. The Wolverines went home with a total of eight metals in hand. Of the eight, seven were won in the pool; an arena where the University swimmers domi- nated. The Wolverine swimmers won three gold metals and former Wolverine Tom Dolan even broke his own world record in the 400-meter individual relay. " It was a tough swim, " said Dolan. " I was feeling it coming home, but I knew if I got out ahead no one could beat me. " Dolan and the rest of the Michigan athletes put on an amazing showing both for their respective countries and for the Athletics department at the University. Considering entire countries like Ethiopia, the Czech Republic and Kazakhstan were unable to achieve eight medals, the fact that University ath- letes won eight is truly remarkable. It was a testa- ment to the individual athletes and the programs at the University that helped mold them into the Olympic champions that they had become. The Wolverines were a force in Sydney and many of the current athletes at the University were setting their sights on the 2004 games by B en Weiss Inside Sports 183 menscrew Seniors Carl Enroth and Drew Stepanek lead the team as they bring a boat out of the house. In the fall the team purchased the Olympic 8, the boat used by the U.S. Men ' s Olympic team in Sydney, photo by Abby Johnson Crew team members practice on Argo Pond. Practices were held at 6:30 a.m. each day during the fall semester. photo by Abby Johnson Junior cellular molecular biology major Jordan Lubahn executes a powerful stroke. Team- work and dedication allowed the team to hold a spot among the nation ' s top rowing teams, photo by Abby Johnson 184 Men ' s Crew sttengthasa Since their formation in 1976, the men ' s crew team has competed against a solid stream of na- tional competition, and this past season, the team finished ninth at the Intercollegiate Rowing Compe- tition. At the beginning of the 2000-2001 season, the crew team was not even a true varsity sport team; they were only a club team. On September 8, however, significant progress was made. Athletic Director Bill Martin announced that club teams could petition to hold " club varsity " status, and the men ' s crew team, along with the lacrosse team, became classified as such. What did the elevation in status exactly mean? The team was still self-funded and administered through the Department of Rec- reational sports, but the men had a closer relation- ship to the University Athletic Department. However, this small change in status did not necessarily affectthe men on theteam. " Sure, there are some downsides to being a club, such as we don ' t get funding. ..but what I like about my team- mates and I is that we manage to work around these inconveniences and stick to business. The mentality Finishing 9th at Nationals in 2000, the men ' s crew team practices to continue their trend of success. At the beginning of the year, the University upgraded the team ' s status from a club sport to club-varsity, photo by Abby Johnson . of our team is not that of a club, but of a varsity team and that is how we train, " voiced Joey Rodriguez, a sophomore cell and molecular biology major. " It is a huge time commitment, but we all love doing it because in the spring we get to beat fully funded varsity programs and instill fear in the rowing com- munity, " In short, the classification between a varsity team and a club did not stand in the way of men ' s crew. These rowers still went through all of the pressure and anxiety, but at the same time, reaped many of the rewards of a University " team. " As President Ken Meyers, a senior majoring in business adminis- tration stated,. " Being a rower at the University of Michigan is one of the most rewarding experiences anyone can hope for during their college years. Competing at the highest levels of intercollegiate sports and the crazy, intensive training required to do so provides the requisites for upholding the hallowed Michigan tradition of student athleticism. It is with great pride that I call myself a Michigan oarsman. " by Jennie Putvin Inside Sports 185 I Wtosucceed A women ' s ice hockey player slaps the puck towards their oppo- nents ' goal. All home games were played at Yost, photo by Susan Chalmers Six a.m. practices, two games a week, a season that lasts from October to March-and this is not even a varsity sport. Then why did the women of the Women ' s Club Hockey Team seem to have more passion and energy than some varsity teams? " They ' re easy to work with. They always want to learn, and they take whatever I give with such a full heart and open mind, " said Head Coach HalKrenkel, kinesiology sophomore. After submitting a request for varsity status in 1998, the University had to choose between women ' s club water polo, lacrosse and hockey. In the end, water polo won out. " Water polo is a cheaper sport. Hockey equipment is expensive and they would have to make adjustments within Yost too, but when we made the request we received so much support from people all over the community and local newspapers, " said Co-captain Dana Aronson, senior economics major. " We ' d rather get up at 5 a.m. than not play, " she added. With three other women ' s Big Ten hockey teams having turned varsity in the past year, the players have renewed hope that it is something the University will begin thinking about again. As Central Collegiate Women ' s Hockey Associa- tion League champions last year, the team, in addi- tion, joined a new league this year. The American Collegiate Hockey Association added a woman ' s league this year and as a result, the University ' s club team will be able to compete in the spring for the first time nationally. A love for the game and a will to endure drove these women to succeed in what is often seen as a man ' s sport. " We ' re a great bunch and fun to watch. We could really use people ' s support, the increase in interest in women ' s hockey has made this year the first year the University has had an IM sport as well. If you don ' t want to get up at 5a.m., it ' s a really great way to play, " said Forward Jodi Berris, senior sports management and communica- tions major. As support for women ' s sports grew nationally and interest in women ' s hockey grew locally, the day the club hockey women turned varsity was seeming to get much closer. Not having varsity status did not sway them. " We have the really great chance to represent Michigan, and not too many students have that same opportunity, " said Berris. by Courtney Rangen 186 Women ' s Ice Hockey women ' sice hockey A Wolverine hockey player sweeps the puck away from their goal. The women ' s ice hockey team played on the same ice as the men ' s team, photo by Susan Chalmers Inside Sports 187 At 7 ' 2and 315 pounds Josh Moore provided an inside force for the Wolverines. Opponents feared his shot blocking ability, photo by Mike Cutri With his outside shooting and impressive offensive repertoire, Bernard Robinson Jr. added an offensive threat to the Wolverine attack, photo by Mike Cutri Avery Queen provided a spark to the team with his tenacious defense, creative ball handling, and unmatched speed. photo by Mike Cutri 188 Men ' s Basketball Struggles basketballresurgence the process Less than 10 years ago, the University of Michigan men ' s basketball team had great success with the Fab Five and two trips to the Final Four. The Wolverines set up a basketball legacy of greatness that seemed hard to crush. The past year tested their strength and proved the durability of the men ' s basketball program at the University of Michigan. The program experi- enced many highs and lows that tested the wills of Head Coach Brian Ellerbe and the Michigan players. By his third year of coaching at the University, Ellerbe had put together many solid recruiting classes. During the year Ellerbe experienced difficulties because of the loss of three of his key players in just one season. Ellerbe insisted that the basketball program was stronger after going through the losses and the team was in a stage of rebuilding. After losing shooting guard Jamal Crawford after one season to the NBA, promising sopho- more Kevin Gaines and experiencing the transfer of Brandon Smith, the Wolverines rebounded back into the game. " Michi- gan basketball is fine, " Assistant Coach Scott Trost said. " Jamal was a good player, but we ' re still going to have a good basketball team. Michigan basketball will go on. " Small forward LaVell Blanchard returned from his sopho- more season after averaging 14.5 points and 8.1 rebounds. Center Josh Asselin who contributed 8.8 points and 5.4 re- bounds per night performance last season returned to the team. Also, the Wolverines of 2000-2001 bolstered their roster with one of the strongest recruiting classes since the Fab Five. Bernard Robinson of Washington D.C. would provide the Wolverines with the shots on the perimeter while point guards Maurice Searight and Avery Queen handled the ball and Josh Moore dominated the inside with his 7 ' 2 " 315 pound frame. While fans may have wondered at the capabilities of a team made up of young freshman and sophomores, the Michigan Wolverines were eager to prove their abilities on the basketball court. Even though the players faced obstacles they played with the heart and determination of champions. by Colleen Day Inside Sports 189 Football Head Coach Lloyd Carr talks to prospective student athletes and their parents during an official visit. In February, Carr signed one of the nations top recruiting classes for the 2001 season, photo courtesy of Melissa Lippman nameless 2IHOGS Every fall, students, their families, alumni and fans packed the big house to see the mighty Wolver- ines play a time-honored all-American game: foot- ball. Fans screamed and chanted as they saw big time players such as Drew Henson throw winning passes and score touchdowns. The University al- ways stood behind their team, but more in recent years, because their football team was a great one. There were many reasons for a winning football team. Devoted support from fans, superior coach- ing, and top of the line equipment were all variables in the equation to a successful season. But the most important variable that always made the numbers crunch, was, of course, talent. Some superior players may have flocked to the University by themselves, but the school really gave the credit to the football recruiters, who had the talent coming into the University in waves. A recruiter ' s job was not an easy one. Getting a player to represent the Wolverines was not a one- time deal for Bobby Morrison and his recruiting staff. The head recruiter and his assistants fanned out all over the country scouting for new players as early as the student ' sjunioryearin highschool. And the work did not stop there. Many follow-up visits were made, and then trips to the University to see the campus, go to games, and to meet the team, coupled with a lot of convincing from the recruiting staff. Yes, the recruiters were the silent heroes, the k eystone of the University ' s entire athletic depart- ment. They did not get hundreds of thousands of screaming fans rooting for them at football games, and they did not have the hope of turning pro and raking in millions of dollars. The only thing they could do was watch silently as the players they recruited broke new records, scored touchdowns, and rocketed to fame, and pat themselves on the back for a job well done. by Jennie Putvin Junior quarterback Drew Henson releases a pass during the football game against Michigan State. Henson was one of the top rated quarterback ' prospects in the country when . he decided to attend the I University, photo by Abb .l Johnson [ 190 Recruiters Inside Sports 191 Chipping Away at the Competition 9 17-19 at Lady Northern Intercollegiate 9 25-26 at Mary Possum Invitational 10 9-10 Wolverine Invitational 10 11-12 at Women ' s Collegiate Shootout 10 24-25 at Stetson Hatter Fall Classic 2 25-27 at Midwest Classic 3 18-19 at Stetson Hatter Spring Fling 3 26-27 at Saluki Invitational 4 8-9 at Indiana Invitational 4 15-16 at Hawkeye Invitational 4 28-30 at Big Ten Championship While the women ' s golf program has not been among the most successful athletic programs at the University, it had a strong 1999- 2000 season. The 1999-2000 season saw the Wolverine women ' s golf team finish in the top ten in all but one of their regular and fall season tournaments. Included in those top ten finishes were two second place finishes and one fourth place finish. The Wolverines finished the season with their best team score average in three years with a 32 1 . 1 2 per round average, less than a stroke off the program ' s all time best average of 320.68 recorded in the 1995-96 season. The 1 999-2000 team was extremely young, only three upperdass- men were on the squad. The women ' s golf team ' s leading scorer was a first-year student, Kim Benedict. Benedict was the only Wolverine with a scoring average below 80, and she recorded the highest finish, second place at the Hawkeye Invitational, on the team. Benedict entered the 1999-2000 season as a highly touted recruit with an impressive resume. Priortojoining the Wolverines, Benedictwon the Michigan Women ' s Amateur Championship and then the Golf Association of Michigan Championship, as well as the Division I Class A high school championship. Benedict continued her success throughout the 1 999-2000 season. While the youthful Wolverines began slowly, as they gained experience they began to improve greatly. The team closed the season by finishing as runner-up in two of their last three tournaments and turned in a better than expected performance at the Big Ten Championships. The women ' s golf team averaged 304 strokes per 1 8 holes at the Big Ten Championships; more than seventeen strokes better than their season average. The clutch performance at the Big Ten Championships was good enough for a tie for sixth place, the Wolverine ' s third best performance in the program ' s history at the Big Ten Championships, by Jon Hommer 10th of 20 10th of 18 4th of 14 10th of 12 7th of 14 11th of 16 T 8th of 18 2nd of 16 10th of 15 2nd of 8 T 6th of 11 Trying to save par, a Wolverine golfer chips onto the green from just off the fringe. Solid chipping skills kept the Wolverines in close matches. photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services 192 Women ' s Golf A Wolverine golfer sends the ball down the fairway at the Wolverine Invitational. The team placed fourth out of 14 teams at the Invitational, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services A Wolverine golfer watches her ball fly down the center of the fairway. Sound fundamentals helped the Wolverines to top 10 finishes in all but one event . photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services Following through, a Wolverine golfer puts the ball within inches of the cup. Strong putting led the Wolverines to their best Big Ten finish since 1997. photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services Sports Faking low and going high, sophomore Mark Mink leaves the Western Michigan goalie dazed and confused. Mink ' s goal was one of two power play goals recorded by the Wolverines against Western, photo by Jon Hammer Junior goaltender Josh Blackburn denies the Lake Superior left wing with a glove save. Blackburn recorded consecutive shutouts for the first time in his career against LSSU. photo by Mike Cutri A Lake Superior State player gets slammed into the boards courtesy of sophomore Mark Mink. Midway through his sophomore season. Mink had only missed action in one game during his career, photo by Mike Cutri Ice Hockey 1 fr Ife " ' Putting the Competition on Ice The Wolverine hockey team approached the season with one goal above all others: to regain the National Championship title that had eluded them since 1998. And they were well on their way from the beginning. The icers started the season off strong with an exhibition win over Wilfrid Laurier and followed up with a pair of ties against sixteenth-ranked Colgate and first-ranked North Dakota in the Ice Breaker Tournament. In mid-October, the men clinched a first place title in the Johnson Nissan Classic with victories over Merrimack and Alaska-Anchorage. Their winning streak continued with weekend series wins over both Bowling Green and Miami (Ohio) before suffering their first loss to rival Michigan State, 0-1 . The team evenly split its next two November weekend matchups against Ferris State and Alaska Fairbanks. The Wolverines triumphed over Ferris State 4-1, but lost narrowly the next night with a score of 4-5. They destroyed Alaska Fairbanks 8-0 a week later before falling in the second game, 2-5. After the loss to Alaska, the Wolverines recovered their momentum and outscored both twelfth-ranked Wisconsin and second-ranked Minnesota in the College Hockey Showcase. The icers tallied a win and a tie as they traveled to the Upper Peninsula to face Northern Michigan. In St. Lawrence ' s first visit to Yost Ice Arena since 1 952, the Wolverines claimed a pair of victories, then followed up soon after by prevailing in an exhibition against the U.S. National Team Developmental Program. The next week, the Wolverines suffered a surprising loss to both Michigan Tech and second-ranked Boston College at the Great Lakes Invitational - their first double loss at the GLI since 1 983. They regained their footing, however, with two early January shutouts against Lake Superior State. Amazingly, the LSSU games were the first time since 1 964 that the Wolverines had shutout opponents in back-to-back games, and the first time since 1 927 that they had blanked the same opponent twice in the same weekend. The second LSSU game also marked junior goaltender Josh Blackburn ' s seventh career shutout. Along with their team efforts, several players had commendable individual accomplishments over the season. Senior forward Josh Langfeld and junior defenseman Jeff Jillson received CCHA Player of the Week honors for their part in the team ' s pair of wins over Bowling Green, as did sophomore forward Mike Cammalleri for his role in the series against Northern Michigan in early December. Sophomore forward Andy Hilbert and freshman defenseman Mike Komisarek were both chosen for the 2001 U.S. National Junior Team, while Cammalleri was picked for the Canadian National Junior Team. Both teams competed in the 2001 International Ice Hockey Federation World Junior Championship in Moscow in late December 2000 and early January 2001 . As of early January, Hilbert led the team in goals and assists with 16 and 21, respectively. Cammalleri was close behind with 13 goals and 18 assists. Hilbert tallied the first hat trick of his career in the December 9 win over St. Lawrence. For the 1 7th season, the team was under the direction of Head Coach Red Berenson, the 1 5th winningest coach in NCAA history. He was assisted by Assistant Head Coach Mel Pearson and Assistant Coach Billy Powers. Senior forward Geoff Koch was team captain, while senior forward Scott Matzka and senior defenseman Dave Huntzicker filled the assistant captain roles. The remainder of the Wolverine icers ' schedule promised fierce competition, with matchups against high-ranked Western Michigan and rivals Ohio State and Michigan State. With their performance in the first months of the 2000-2001 season, their National Championship hopes appeared within reach, by Cortney Dueweke Senior Josh Langfeld tries to sneak the puck past the Western Michigan goaltender. Langfeld was a key part of a Michigan offense that averaged four goals per game, photo by Jon Hammer The 10 6 Colgate 2-2 10 7 North Dakota 5-5 10 13 Merrimack 4-2 10 14 at Alaska-Anchorage 4-3 10 20 at Bowling Green 6-1 10 22 at Bowling Green 4-3 10 27 Miami (OH) 3-2 10 28 Miami (OH) 6-2 11 4 Michigan State 0-1 11 10 Ferris State 11 11 at Ferris State 11 17 Alaska Fairbanks 11 18 Alaska Fairbanks 11 23 at Wisconsin 11 25 at Minnesota 12 1 at Northern Michigan 12 2 at Northern Michigan 12 8 St. Lawrence 12 9 St. Lawrence 12 29 Michigan Tech 12 30 Boston College 1 5 Lake Superior 1 7 Lake Superior 1 12 at Ohio State 4-1 1 13 4-5 1 19 8-0 1 20 2-5 1 23 3-2 1 27 4-1 2 2 6-2 2 3 2-2 2 9 5-1 2 10 6-2 2 16 3-7 2 17 5-8 2 22 2-0 2 24 5-0 3 2 1-3 at Ohio State 6-2 Western Michigan 5-1 at Western Michigan 4-4 Notre Dame 9-0 Michigan State 4-3 at Nebraska-Omaha 1-4 at Nebraska-Omaha 4-1 Northern Michigan 3-1 Northern Michigan 0-2 Notre Dame 4-4 Michigan State 4-2 at Lake Superior at Lake Superior at Michigan State Sports 195 After being held by behind the Western Michigan net, senior Scott Matzka lays out a Western Michigan defender. Matzka was among the team leaders in both penalties and penalty minutes, photo by Jon Hammer While being hooked from behind. Sopho- more Jed Ortmeyer tries to get a shot off. Ortmeyer was one of the team ' s most consistent starters and playmakers. photo by Jon Hammer 196 Ice Hockey Sports A Wolverine diver uses all of his strength to enter the water vertically. The Wolverine diving team was led by true freshman Jason Coben and sophomore Bryce Cox. photo by Mike Cutri Sophomore Paul Ely flies down the pool en route to a second place finish against Texas. Ely finished just a quarter of a second behind Texas Junior Joey Montague in the 200 butterfly, photo by Mike Cutri As he comes out of the pike position, a Maize and Blue diver prepares to enter the water smoothly. The Wolverines only carried four divers on their season roster. photo by Mike Cutri Men ' s Swimming SuccessLat tvery Level The Men ' s Swimming and Diving team continued their trend of excellence during the 2000-2001 season. The squad of 28 returned 21 letter-winners from the previous season ' s Big Ten Conference championship team. The team also welcomed six freshmen, who made an important impact with their contribu- tions. Returning to coach were mainstays Jon Urbanchek and Dick Kimball, as well as assistants Eric Namesnik, Wonkee Moon, and Jon Arndt. Senior Scott Werner, who specialized in the breaststroke and the individual medley events, captained the team. Also making a major impact was senior Chris Thompson, who represented the University and the United States at the 2000 Olympics in Sydney, Australia. There, he captured a bronze medal in the 1 ,500-meter freestyle. Carlos Castillo and Mike O ' Connor also offered their senior leadership throughout the season in the diving and dis- tance events, respectively. Other key contributors were Eric Wilson, Dan Ketchum, and Jason Coben, but all will attest that the training efforts of the entire squad defined the success in the pool. Junior Jason Mallory declared, " We train harder than anyone else in the nation, and it gives us a mental edge when competing. " Eric Namesnik, attesting to the tradition of hard work for the Wolverine competitors, explained, " Michigan alums were abound at the 2000 Olympics, representing five different countries and claiming five medals. " Jon Urbanchek had headed the University swimming team for eighteen seasons and was widely regarded as one of the finest coaches in the sport. " Jon is like a father to us here at school. He is a stubborn old man who has been there, done that, and knows how to do it all again, " proclaimed student-assistant coach Jon Arndt, whose active participation with the team had been cut short by shoulder surgeries. Urbanchek ' s merits include a national championship for the Wolverines in 1 995, a year in which he was also awarded the Coach of the Year award from both the NCAA and the American Swimming Coaches Association. Urbanchek won national championships actively during his tenure as a swimmer, participating in the University ' s 1958, 1959, and 1961 titles. He has also assisted on the Olympic coaching staff for the past five American teams, a span of twenty years. " We go beyond NCAA swimming. We promote international swimming, " stressed Urbanchek. His tradition of excellence continues to contribute to Wolverine success. Dick Kimball, the head diving coach, entered his 42nd season with the University this year. He was a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame and the Michigan Athletic Hall of Honor. While attending the University, Kimball won two national diving titles while being a part of three NCAA championship teams, in 1 957, 1 958, and 1 959. After graduating, he achieved the 1 963 World ' s Professional Diving Championship title and was runner-up at the 1 977 World Acrobatic Diving Championships. As coach of the men ' s diving team, he has earned Diving Coach of the Year honors from the NCAA in 1 984 and the Big Ten Conference in 1 990. Kimball ' s training programs produced numerous Olympic athletes, including four gold medal winners. Kimball remained a vital contributor to the accomplishments of the University diving team, by Eric Rajala A Wolverine swimmer leaps off the starting blocks in the 50 yard freestyle during the dual meet with Texas. Texas swept the Maize and Blue in the 50 free, although the difference between first and fourth place was only 23 hundreths of a second, photo by Mike Cutri 10 27 at Eastern Michigan Quadrangular 1st of 4 11 3 at Georgia 131-112 11 4 at Florida 117.5-125.5 11 18 Texas 112.5-127.5 12 1-12 2 at Eastern Michigan Invitational 7th of 7 12 1-12 3 at Texas Invitational 6th of 12 1 5 at Stanford 100-135 1 6 at California 113-130 Sports 199 Lapping we Pack 10 27 10 27 11 3-11 4 11 10 11 17 11 17 12 1-12 2 12 1-12 3 Iowa Wisconsin at North Carolina at Continental Airlines Classic Texas Michigan State at Eastern Michigan Invitational at Texas Invitational 202-96 144-150 163-207 1st of 6 132-168 201-91 5th of 8 7th of 14 m TheWomen ' s2000-2001 Swimming and Diving team sought m f to continue their dominance in the Big Ten Conference and uphold iftS , ,-,,_, - , , their reputation as a strong competitor nationally. Based out of Canham Natatorium, the women ' s team showcased 34 members. Among them were six seniors, each earning four varsity letters during their careers here: Jennifer Arndt, Amanda Crews, Jennifer | Crisman, Theresa DeSitter, Laura Sadler and Melissa Sugar. Jim Richardson directed the swimming unit and Dick Kimball led the divers. Assistant coach Stefanie Kerska offered her expertise for a third straight season and Damion Dennis joined the coaching staff for the first time. The women of Michigan maintained a legacy of excellence in both scholastic and international competition. Eight Wolverines competed for a spot on the American Olympic team. Freshman Samantha Arsenault not only qualified, but also proceeded to lead the USA to gold in the 800-meter freestyle relay, setting an Olympic record. Over the past ten years, the women ' s team had consistently finished in the NCAA top ten. Big Ten championships are practically expected, so the squad had great expectations to live up to. " The team is coming together with each practice and meet and we hope to win back the Big Ten title come February, " said senior Crisman at the beginning of the season. Jim Richardson coached his 16th season with the women swimmers. Under his direction, the Wolverines captured the Big Ten title eleven consecutive times during a span referred to as the Decade of Dominance. Richardson consistently guided his teams to NCAA National Championship and U.S. National Championship meets. In 1995, the University finished second at the NCAA National Championship meet to become the first school other than Texas, Florida, or Stanford to place in the top three. Richardson was appointed NCAA Swimming Coach of the Year in 1993 and 1995. He coached numerous individuals to national championships, and with the constant work rate of the talented group, that tally was sure to grow. For the 27th time, Dick Kimball took the reins of the women ' s diving team. His name was synonymous with the sport at the University, as he was a mainstay as a leader as well as a mentor for his athletes. Kimball was selected as the NCAA Women ' s Diving Coach of the Year in 1984 and 1988, and he accumulated Big Ten diving championships as dynamically as his counterpart Richardson. Kimball had been an active part of Michigan diving since his competitive days in 1957-1959. His intransigence as an achieving coach was an integral contribution to the swimming and diving team, by Eric Rajala Junior Lindsay Goldberg gets off to a slow start in the 200 backstroke. Despite a slow start, Goldberg came back to win the 200 backstroke against Texas, photo b y Mike Cutri 200 Women ' s Swimming Focused on the wall, a Wolverine swimmer competes in the 100 yard breaststroke. Against Texas and Michi- gan State, the Maize and Blue swept the 100 breaststroke. photo by Mike Cutri A Wolverine swimmer leaves her Texas competition far behind as she dives into the pool. The Wolverines were led into the water by senior captains Jenny Crisman and Missy Sugar. photo by Mike Cutri With a hand in his face, senior Josh Asselin banks in a ten footer. Throughout his Michigan career Asselin only failed to see playing time in one game, and that was early in his freshman year, photo by Mike Cutri True freshman Bernard Robinson, Jr. pulls down an uncontested rebound against Indiana. Robinson broke his previous career high of seven rebounds with nine boards against Indiana, photo by Mike Cutri iMen ' s Basketball Striving to Meet Expectations The men ' s basketball team faced a tough task during the season: living up to the high expectations of any University squad amidst an ever-competitive Big Ten Conference. Head coach Brian Ellerbe inherited the program several years ago with the under- achieving Fab Five still fresh in the minds of fans. While he, assistant coaches Scott Trost, Kurtis Townsend, Terence Greene, and Direc- tor of Basketball Operations Tom Sorboro signed some of the country ' s elite recruiting classes, drawing the most out of the inexperienced young players proved to be a difficult task. Sophomore LaVell Blanchard led the team into the season as the returning scoring and rebounding leader. Highly recruited out of Ann Arbor ' s Pioneer High School, he was Michigan ' s most consis- tent bright spot. Senior Josh Asselin was an essential figure on the court and in the locker room because of his experience and leadership qualities. The team ' s sole four letter-winner was a mentor to the team ' s many young players. Other returning mem- bers to the squad were juniors Herb Gibson, Leon Jones, Chris Young, Rotolu Adebiyi, and sophomore Gavin Groninger. Bernard Robinson Jr. made the largest contribution as a fresh- man, usually trailing only Blanchard in point and rebound totals. Redshirt freshman Josh Moore, a transfer from Rutgers University, also collected minutes for the young team. At seven feet two inches, the coaching staff believed that he would continue to develop his game, becoming an increasingly noticeable frontcourt threat. Ellerbe ' s freshman class also included guards Maurice Searight and Avery Queen and forward Colin Dill. These players saw considerable minutes due to both their promise and the shallow composition of the team. Last year ' s captain, Brandon Smith, transferred to a smaller school in California to assume a greater offensive role and hopefully draw notice from NBA scouts. The former fan-favorite Jamal Crawford, after playing only 17 collegiate games, was selected by the Chicago Bulls in the 2000 NBA draft. Starting point guard Kevin Gaines left the team due to disciplinary reasons. With the core of last year ' s mediocre squad missing, the freshmen needed a lot of hard work to even replicate the 1999-2000 result, a first round elimination from the NIT Tournament, by Eric Rajala Smooth as silk, sophomore Lavell Blanchard blows by a Bowling Green defender and lays the ball in in one motion. Blanchard led the team in scoring, rebounding and minutes played, photo by Naomi Trager (c ' fo) fT( 11 17 4 ' X. J X. L-J at Oakland i - 90-97 1 18 at Ohio State 61-78 11 21 Western Michigan 92-78 1 20 at Iowa 70-69 11 25 Wagner 98-83 1 25 Illinois 51-55 11 28 Wake Forest 60-71 : 1 27 at Northwestern 72-65 12 2 vs. Maryland 51-82 1 30 Michigan State 64-91 12 3 vs. St. John ' s 83-97 2 3 Wisconsin 41-60 12 9 at Duke 61-104 2 7 at Penn State 66-77 12 13 Bowling Green 89-71 2 11 at Indiana 59-72 12 23 Morris Brown 95-81 2 14 Iowa 95-85 12 27 Towson 73-71 2 17 Minnesota 75-93 12 30 Eastern Michigan 90-73 2 24 Purdue 1 3 at Purdue 60-80 2 28 Northwestern 1 9 Indiana 70-64 TBA at Michigan State 1 13 at Illinois 51-80 Sports 203 Showing off his versatility in the post, junior LaVell Blanchard lays the ball despite the tight Indiana defense. Midway through the season, Blanchard had a career scoring average of 15.4 points per game, photo by Mike Cutri True freshman and 5 ' 7 " point guard, Avery Queen, penetrates the lane and floats a shot over Indiana ' s Jeffrey Newton. Queen led the team in assists and was among the leaders in minutes played, photo by Mike Cutri yf j J 204 Men ' s Basketball Sports Taking advantage of an out of position Wisconsin defender, junior guard Alayne Ingram puts up a three. During an early season loss to Iowa, Ingram made the 100th three- pointer of her career, photo by Mike Cutri After falling for senior Anne Thorius ' s crossover, all the Wisconsin defender can do is try to drag Thorius to the ground. Against Northern Illinois, Thorius became the program ' s all-time assists leader, photo by Mike Cutri In an effort to draw a foul, sophomore LeeAnn Bies takes it hard to the hole. Midway through the season Bies led the team in scoring and shot 66 percent from the free throw line, photo by Mike Cutri Women ' s Basketball Fast Break The University ' s women ' s basketball program began the 2000- 2001 season with high hopes. The previous season left the team with numerous school records and groundbreaking accomplish- ments that set a precedent for future squads. Playing their home games in Crisler Arena, the Wolverines finished the 1 999-2000 season ranked 25th in the Associated Press Poll, the first time the University had appeared in the prestigious listing. Head coach Sue Guevara coached her fifth season and brought an impressive 74- 41 lifetime record to the sidelines, the highest winning percent- age in program history. She looked to repeat last year ' s honor of Big Ten Coach of the Year, as the Wolverines ' second place finish in a competitive conference earned much respect. Joining Guevara at the helm were assistant coaches Yvette Harris, Ron Mott, and Eileen Shea. The women sported a talented and experienced backcourt duo of senior Anne Thorius and junior Alayne Ingram. For the third straight season, the pair started for Michigan as the team ' s distributors while contributing considerably to the offense. Thorius averaged 9.6 points per game in the previous season; Ingram poured in 12.4 per contest. Throughout their careers, the two have made over 160 three point baskets. Thorius was awarded Media All-Big Ten Honorable Mention and appointed to the Coaches All-Big Ten second team. Her perseverance was illus- trated by her consistency, as she missed only one game in three seasons of play. Junior forward Raina Goodlow figured to make another impact for the team during the year, returning with averages of just under 1 points and 5 rebounds per game. The team counted on her consistency, as she shot over 50% from the field. Guard forward Heather Oesterle and center LeeAnn Bies accompanied Goodlow in the frontcourt. The pair combined to average 18.1 points and 8.7 rebounds in the 2000 season. Oesterle traveled abroad with the Big Ten All Star Tour team this past summer, playing exhibitions in Austria, Slovakia and Hungary. Augmenting the talented group of starters was a fine corps of role players. Senior Katie Dykhouse, a four letter winner, brought leadership and experience to the locker room and on the court. Sophomore guard Infini Robinson also figured to contribute to the Wolverines both offensively and defensively. Rounding out the roster were newcomers Susana Jara, Michaela Leary, Christie Schumacher, Stephanie Gandy and Jennifer Smith. The depth of the squad enabled the team to play confidently and aggressively. The Wolverines sought to achieve another berth in the NCAA Tournament, which would be their third in four seasons. The team eyed a coveted home game, though a boost in attendance would be necessary to qualify as a host, by Eric Raja a True freshman Stephanie Gandy challenges Wisconsin guard LaTonya Sims to find an open badger. Gandy was one of four true freshmen to contribute to the team, photo by Mike Cutri 11 17 Louisiana Tech 11 19 Washington 11 24 vs. Arkansas 11 25 vs. Northern Illinois 11 26 vs. Stephen F. Austin 12 1 New Hampshire 12 3 Western Michigan 12 7 Syracuse 12 10 at Marquette 12 16 Toledo 12 28 at Illinois 12 30 Purdue 1 4 Wisconsin 1 7 at Iowa 69-66 1 11 Penn State 71-62 60-73 ; ! 1 14 Ohio State 68-76 67-78 1 18 at Northwestern 83-41 78-57 1 21 at Ohio State 76-63 74-49 1 25 at Michigan State 58-49 81-49 1 28 Northwestern 74-59 84-56 2 1 Minnesota 69-51 82-65 2 4 at Purdue 64-73 58-67 2 8 at Holy Cross 58-62 77-71 2 11 Illinois 74-60 68-57 2 15 Iowa 80-78 54-65 2 18 at Indiana 51-73 52-85 2 25 at Penn State 58-79 Sports 207 Finishing with Class Indoor 1 15 at Indiana 1 29 at Michigan Intercollegiate 1 29 at Central Collegiate Championships at Michigan Intercollegiate at Big Ten Championships at NCAA Championships Outdoor 2 12 2 26-27 3 10-11 Men ' s W 5th of 9 4th of 6 T 6th of 10 T41st 5th of 10 4 8 at Purdue Invitational 4 22 at Ohio State Triangular 5 19-21 at Big Ten Championships 2nd of 3 8th of 10 5th of 5 2nd of 3 6th of 10 With the beginning of a new millennium came the begin- ning of a new era in track and field. Ron Warhurst, head coach of the cross-country team for 26 seasons and assistant coach of track and field, was named head coach of the track and field team for the 2000 season. After previous head coach Jack Harvey retired, it was only natural that Warhurst would take his place. Warhurst fit easily into the head coach position, and was consid- ered one of the top cross-country coaches in the nation, the most successful in the University ' s history, and having been with the team since 1974 as assistant coach. Warhurst fit easily into the head coach position. With Warhurst at the helm the team ran a great season that ended with an 8th place finish in the Big Ten Outdoor Champi- onship and two qualifiers for the NCAA Outdoor Championship. Strong performances in the Big Ten Championship were given by junior pole-vaulter Charles Dewildt with a mark of 17-1 1 2, senior long distance runner Mike Wisniewski with a win in the 10,000-meter run, and sophomore sprinter Ike Okenwa with a win in the 200-meter dash and 5th place in the 100-meter dash. Hurdlers Josh Sellers, junior, and sophomore Derek Applewhite also helped boost the team with their well-run races. In the NCAA Outdoor Championship four Michigan runners were in contention, Wisniewski and Okenwa for the men and senior Brand! Bentley and junior Kate Clifford for the women. What ended up being the University ' s strongest showing at the NCAA Championship, Wisniewski placed 1 3th in the 1 0,000-meter run. Only 2 1 of a second separated Wisniewski and the 8th place finisher. Okenwa ran in the 100-meter dash and placed 7th in the quarterfinals but did not qualify for the semifinal heats. The University sent two runners to the NCAA Indoor Championship; senior distance runner Steve Lawrence and senior distance runner Jay Cantin. Lawrence placed 5th in the 5,000-meter run and came away with All-American honors. Cantin, who ran in the mile competition, did not qualify for the finals. The women also made an impres- sive showing at the Big Ten Indoor Championship with a 5th place finish. Leading the team was senior middle distance runner Lisa Ouellet with a 1 st place finish in the 800-meter run fol- lowed by junior distance runner Erin White in 3rd. Meanwhile, Bentley, in her final meet for the University, placed 15th in the long jump. This was Bentley ' s third appearance at the NCAA Championships and her best showing ever. Along with Bentley, Clifford placed 14th in the 10,000-meter run. At the Len Paddock Invitational, White ran a season-best time in the 1,500- meter run to win, and freshman thrower jumper April Philips placed 7th in the shot put. by Rob McTear Desperate for a few precious extra inches, sophomore Nkechi Okwumabua throws all her weight forward. Okwumabua placed 11th at the Big Ten Championships in the long jump, photo by Abby Johnson 208 Tracks Field Junior Brent Sheffer thrusts himself into the air in an attempt to improve upon his personal best of 17-1. Sheffer placed 4th at the Big Ten Indoor Champion- ships, photo by Abby Johnson With a countenance of determination and focus, true freshman April Phillips prepares to launch the shot. Phillips used the traditional technique to lead the team in the shot put. photo by Abby Johnson A Wolverine hurdler warms up before the 110 meter hurdles. Members of the track team had to stay loose but focused in the moments leading up to their events, photo by Abby Johnson Sports En route to a 15-9 victory, sophomore Mike Kulzycki takes his Penn State opponent down. Kulzycki led the Wolverines in total victories with 31. photo by Jon Hammer In his final match at Cliff Keen, senior Otto Olson rides his Penn State opponent to a technical fall. Olson finished his senior season with a 20-1 record in dual meets. photo by Jon Hammer As his opponent tries to escape, redshirt freshman Clark Forward throws him back down. Forward was one of nine ranked Maize and Blue wrestlers, photo by Jon Hammer Wrestling Grapplina ith Success Senior Otto Olson, the Wolverine ' s co-captain with senior Joe DeGain, and the nation ' s best wrestler at 1 74 pounds had been through more than his fair share of adversity. Olson had dealt with a pair of torn knee ligaments, a serious car accident, and being struck by a car while riding his bike - all between December, 1999 and December, 2000. While it would have been easy for Olson to just admit he had been defeated and quit, living with such a mentality never occurred to Olson or to his Wolverine teammates. Two weeks after being hit by a car and having his shoulder separated, Olson was back on the mat, defeating his Michigan State opponent by fall at 4:52 into the match. After the first 13 meets, Olson had recorded only one loss, despite his injured shoulder. The rest of the Wolverine team followed Olson ' s lead. The tough and dedicated team had wrestlers ranked within the top 20 nationally of every weight class. While Olson was heavily favored to bring the Wolverine ' s first individual national title back to Cliff Keen since 1986, sophomore AJ Grant at 125 pounds, sopho- more Mike Kulczycki at 149 pounds, junior Charles Martelli at 1 65 pounds, and junior heavyweight Matt Brink were all expected to compete for national titles. The Wolverines opened their season in impressive fashion, out of their first 1 3 meets, the Maize and Blue only lost two of them and those were to the third and fourth ranked teams respectively. The Wolverines proved to be one of the most dominant teams in the program ' s history. The team set a new school record at the Wendy ' s Classic by shutting out three straight opponents. The team also dominated the preseason tournaments. The Michigan wrestlers opened the season in impressive fashion at the Eastern Michigan University Open by claiming eight individual championships. At the Eagle open, four wrestlers claimed indivdual titles, and Kulczycki and sophomore Dan Seder became co-champions. Sophomore Katsuhiko Sueda also placed in the Open. The Wolverines never left the top ten in the national rankings during the season and had high expectations for the post-season, by Jon Hammer Redshirt freshman Foley Dowd tries desperately to get out of bounds before his opponent scores on him. Dowd was one of just two freshman to see significant playing time, photo by Jon Hammer Th i 12 1-12 2 at Cliff Keen Invitational 10th of 52 1 20 Nebraska-Omaha 37-6 12 8 Michigan State 22-12 1 20 Lehigh 22-16 12 9 Central Michigan 37-0 1 21 Iowa State 16-22 1 5 at Lehigh 22-12 1 21 Oklahoma 19-19 1 7 at Pennsylvania 26-6 1 26 at Minnesota 6-29 1 14 at Wendy ' s Classic 1 28 at Michigan State 20-12 1 14 Binghamton 45-0 2 2 Iowa 18-16 I 1 14 Marquette 50-0 2 3 Wisconsin 37-4 1 14 Cleveland State 48-0 2 9 at Indiana 24-14 1 20-1 21 at Cliff Keen National Duals 5th of 16 2 1 1 Ohio State 20-18 1 20 Virginia Tech 35-6 2 16 Penn State 27-12 1 20 Iowa 18-20 2 18 at Northwestern 36-7 Overall Record: 17-3-1 Big Ten: 7-1 Sports 211 Acina the awe . . ' Competition Putting everything he has into it, freshman Anthony Jackson sends a thunderous serve up the middle. While the team was loaded with experience, the freshmen made a strong impact, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services The 1 999-2000 men ' s tennis team entered the season as one of the most experienced teams in the Big Ten. The Wolverines returned seven previous letter winners from a team that went 1 6-5 overall and 9-1 in the Big Ten. The team managed to avoid falling victim to its own great expectations by compiling an impressive 16-7 overall record and a 6-4 mark in the Big Ten. The team entered the season ranked 21st in the nation by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association and was the 23rd ranked team in the nation when it was eliminated from the postseason at the NCAA Regional Championship. The Wolverines opened the season by rattling off seven consecutive victories before narrowly falling to Tulane. After facing Tulane, the Wolverines opened the Big Ten season with back to back losses to Minnesota and Illinois. The Wolverines bounced back from their small losing streak by winning seven of their final nine regular season matches. The team entered the Big Ten Championship confident that it could capture the program ' s 37th conference title. The Wolverines have three times as many Big Ten titles as any current school in the conference. However, the team came up just short in their bid to claim the University ' s 37th men ' s tennis Big Ten crown. The team lost in heartbreaking fashion to Illinois and ended up claiming third place in the confer- ence championship. The extremely tight semifinal match between the Wolverines and Illinois saw five of the six singles matches go to three sets with three of those decided by tie- breakers (Illinois won two of the tie-breakers). Despite a third place finish at the Big Ten Championships, for the third consecutive year the team was selected to compete in the 64 team field of the NCAA National Champion- ships. After rolling over Georgia State in the first round, the Wolverine ' s season was ended by 1 1th ranked Texas Christian. While the Wolverine ' s season was not truly magical, it was successful. The team earned th e tennis program its 900th dual meet victory and maintained a consistent presence in the top 25. Members of the team also earned individual honors; senior Matt Wright earned his third All-Big Ten Conference Award, and sophomore Henry Beam was recognized as the Big Ten ' s co-Player of the Week in mid April, by Jon Hammer 212 Men ' s Tennis 1 23 Western Michigan 1 29 DePaul 2 11 Tulsa 2 12 at Washington 2 18 Eastern Michigan 3 1 at San Diego State 3 11 at Louisiana-Lafayette 3 12 at Tulane 3 19 at Minnesota 4 1 at Illinois 4 2 at Northwestern 6-1 4 5 Michigan State 5-2 ' 7-0 4 8 Indiana 2-5 " 6-1 4 9 Purdue 3-4 4-3 4 13 Notre Dame 5-2 7-0 4 15 Iowa 6-1 4-3 4 16 Wisconsin 6-1 5-2 4 22 at Ohio State 4-3 3-4 4 23 at Penn State 6-1 I 0-7 Big Ten Championship 1-6 4 28 Purdue 4-1 4-3 4 29 Illinois 3-4 Overall Record:16-7 Big Ten: 6-4 Sensational true freshman Chris Rolf rips a cross-court forehand back at his opponent. Rolf was undefeated in doubles and only lost three singles matches during the season, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services Freshman Jeremy Edelson pauses at the end of his follow through to admire his down the line winner. Edelson amassed a 3-3 singles record during limited action, photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services I Sophomore Danny McCain sends his opponent ' s second serve right back at him. McCain spent most of the Big Ten season at the number four singles spot photo courtesy of U-M Photo Services Sports Tiptoeing the line, true freshman Jen Duprez lets a ball sail long. Duprez ' s maturity and solid decision making defied her youth and led her to a 10-7 dual meet record. photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Senior Brooke Hart sends a blistering serve down the line en route to a victory over DePaul. Hart tore through the season and was named Big Ten Sportswoman of the Year. photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Women ' s Tennis Serving, Up a. Challenging Season The women ' s tennis team went into the 2000 season intent on winning, armed with their 3-0 home opener record at the Varsity Tennis Center and 19-6 record in home openers overall. January ' s first game was no exception, as the women ' s team sparked their season with a 5-2 win over DePaul. The women continued their series of wins through- out January and into early February, triumphing over Western Michigan, Yale and North Carolina State. In mid-February, the team seemed to lose ground and was unable to rekindle the string of successes they experienced at the start of the season. Throughout the following months, though, they successfully pulled ahead of San Diego State, Michigan State, Marquette and Wisconsin. They had a mixed finish to their regular season, with a 6-1 win over Penn State and a 1-4 loss to Ohio State. In the Big Ten Conference Championship, hosted by the Wolverines at the Varsity Tennis Center, the team defeated Wisconsin to advance to the quarterfinals, but ended up tying for fifth after another loss to 22nd ranked Ohio State. The 2000 season marked the end of an era for several team members - namely, seniors Brooke Hart, Danielle Lund and Erryn Weggenman, all of whom proved extremely valuable to the team. In her final season, Hart was selected for the All-Big Ten Confer- ence team for the second time in her career. She was also named March Big Ten Player of the Month and ultimately Big Ten Sportswoman of the Year. With a singles record of 73-58, she was tied for seventh in the University ' s history and was listed at No. 101 in the Intercollegiate Tennis Association national singles rankings. Lund received the Big Ten Sportswoman of the Year title in 1 999, and both Hart and Lund were present on the University ' s top 10 list of all-time career singles victories. Weggenman was a member of the Academic All-Big Ten Conference in 1 997-98. As freshmen, all three helped the women ' s tennis program earn its first and only Big Ten title in the team ' s 1997 win against Indiana by claiming the fourth, fifth and sixth spots in singles play. This season marked Hart, Lund and Weggenman ' s third visit to the championship games. The women ' s tennis team also had a few new faces, with the addition of freshmen Joanne Musgrove and Jennifer Duprez. Musgrove, a native of Ontario, Canada, was ranked 1 st in girls ' 1 6 ' s singles in her province and 4th nationally in 1 997. Duprez totaled a record of 95-5 throughout her high school seasons and won high school MVP honors for six straight years. Bitsy Ritt returned for her 1 6th year as the team ' s head coach and Terry Ann Zawacki reprised her role as assistant coach, while Hart and Lund co-capta ined the team, by Cortney Dueweke Waiting patiently for an opportunity to strike, sophomore Jen Vaughn surveys the court for a weakness in her opponent ' s position. Vaughn saw most of her action at the 2 doubles spot. photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations 1 15 DePaul 5-2 1 28 Western Michigan 5-2 1 30 Yale 8-1 2 11 at North Carolina State 9-0 2 20 Kentucky 3-6 2 26 Northwestern 2-5 2 27 Illinois 2-5 3 3 at San Diego State 6-3 3 17 Tennessee 4-5 3 18 Minnesota 2-5 3 25 at Michigan State 7-0 3 29 Notre Dame 1-8 3 31 South Florida 3-6 4 2 Marquette 8-1 4 8 at Purdue 3-4 4 9 at Indiana 3-4 4 15 at Wisconsin 4-3 4 16 at Iowa 2-5 4 22 Penn State 6-1 4 23 Ohio State 2-5 Big Ten Championship: 4 27 Wisconsin 4-3 4 28 Ohio State 1-4 Overall Record: 1 0-1 2 Big Ten: 3-7 Sports 215 Tumbling. Towards , a Championship The action-packed 1 999-2000 season made it clear that the men ' s gymnastics team was a force to be reckoned with - not only as a group, but also as individuals. The 1999 NCAA champions began their season ranked first in the Collegiate Gymnastics Coaches Association poll. The men placed second in their first tournament, the Windy City Invitational, claiming a record of 5-1 and falling only to Ohio State. They continued their string of wins in matches against Iowa, Illinois-Chicago, Penn State and Minnesota be- fore meeting - and falling to - Ohio State once more. The team claimed a victory over Illinois before partici- pating in the individually-scored Winter Cup Chal- lenge. They then had another six tournament winning streak - triumphing over Massachusetts, Michigan State, Illinois, California-Santa Barbara, Oklahoma and Michigan State again - before heading into the Big Ten Championships in East Lansing. The Wolverines clinched their 14th Big Ten Cham- pionship with huge wins over Ohio State, Illinois, Iowa, Michigan State, Penn State and Minnesota. The team finished a close second to Penn State in the NCAA National Championships, narrowly missing the reclamation of their previous year ' s title. In addition to these team victories, the members had impressive personal achievements to speak of. In early February, junior Justin Toman and freshman Kris Zimmerman advanced to the finals in the Winter Cup Challenge. Toman ultimately placed tenth all-around - first in parallel bars and sixth in floor exercise and still rings - while Zimmerman came in at 34, claiming a seventh place rank on the still rings. Sophomore Scott Vetere claimed the all-around title at the Big Ten Championships, while Toman and Zimmerman shared the NCAA parallel bars title at the same competition. Vetere also was a co-recipient of the University ' s Male Athlete of the Year honors. Zimmerman, Vetere, Toman and sophomore Brad Kenna participated in the John Hancock U.S. Gymnastics Championships in July, which allowed Toman the opportunity to advance to the Olympic trials. And Mike Burns, the team ' s assistant coach, was selected as the 2000 NCAA NACGC National Coach of the Year for the second consecutive year. With the strength of its individual participants, it is not surprising that the team is more solid than ever, both emotionally and physically. " It ' s great, " said Zimmerman of the team dynamics. " It was definitely a big part of the reason that I chose Michigan. When we get in the gym, we all work hard. We push each other. " by Cortney Dueweke Sophomore Daniel Diaz-Luong gracefully powers through the pommel horse. Diaz-Luong averaged a score of 9.477 on the horse for the season, photo courtesty of Athletic Media Relations 1 15 1 22 1 29 2 4 2 4 2 5 2 5 2 19 2 24 2 26 3 4 3 4 3 10 3 17 3 30 3 31 Windy City Invitational Iowa at Illinois-Chicago Penn State Minnesota at Ohio State Illinois at Massachusetts Michigan State at Illinois Cal-Santa Barbara Oklahoma at Michigan State Big Ten Championships NCAA Championships Qualifier NCAA Team Finals 2nd of 7 224.900 228.825-225.625 226.575-222.425 230.550-227.300 230.550-223.425 229.900-229.950 229.900-225.350 231.125-221.225 230.025-226.775 230.350-227.200 231.975-213.750 231.975-231.250 229.500-229.250 1st of 7 232.100 1st of 6 231.925 2nd of 6 231.850 Overall Record: 22-2 Dual: 6-0 L MICHIGAN i GYMNASTIC 216 Men ' s Gymnastics Celebrating a stuck dismount, junior Justin Toman thrusts his arms to the sky. After the season. Toman was invited to the US Olympic trials in Boston, MA where he placed ninth, photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Great focus and strength allow senior Kenny Keener to execute an iron cross. Keener earned Ail- American honors for his performance on the still rings at the NCAA Championship meet, photo courtesy of Athletic Media Relations Sports Senior Ail-American Sarah Caine dazzles the crowd and the judges with her performance on the balance beam. In dual meets, Caine finished no lower than second on the beam. photo courtesy of Todd Ha I With a flair for the dramatic, junior Christine Michaud ends her floor exercise routine. While Michaud specialized in the vault, her floor routine was still excellent. photo courtesy of Todd Hall Junior Bridget Knaeble epitomizes the spirit and enthusiasm of the women ' s gymnastics team. Knaeble tied for third place on the floor exercise at the Big Ten Championships. photo courtesy of Todd Hall Women ' s Gymnastics Soaring to . , New Heights The 2000 Women ' s Gymnastics team picked up right where the 1999 team left off - competing against the nation ' s elite gymnastic teams for the honor of being the number one team in the nation. While the 1999 team took second at the NCAA national Championship meet, the 2000 team placed third behind then number one Alabama and number two Georgia at the Super Six Challenge in Athens, Georgia. The Wolverine gymnasts took the experience they gained from competing on a national stage and proceeded to roll through the regular season competition. The team compiled an impressive 1 9-3 record during the regular season. The only flaws on the team ' s regular season resume came at the hands of then top ranked Georgia and eventual national champion UCLA. After the team ended its regular season with a 197.075- 192.175 pounding of Bowling Green, it proceeded to dominate the Big Ten Championships. The Wolverine gymnasts posted a Big Ten Championship record and University of Michigan school record score of 1 97.850 en route to their eighth Big Ten Cham- pionship in nine years. The Wolverine gymnasts also dominated the individual events, capturing three of the five individual titles at the Big Ten Championships. Senior Sarah Cain brought three more individual conference championships back to Ann Arbor. Cain successfully defended her all-around championship and won the vault and floor exercise as well, bringing her career Big Ten Championship total to six. A pair of freshmen, Cami Singer and Tara Tagliarino, shared the uneven bar championship, each totaling a score of 9.925. Following their record breaking performance at the Big Ten Championships, the team went on to win it ' s second consecutive NCAA Regional Championship. The Regional crown gave the team even more momentum as it headed into the NCAA National Championship meet. The NCAA National Championship proved to be almost an exact rematch of the preseason Super Six in which the Wolverines place third. However, at the NCAA National Championship meet, the team failed to perform up to their ability, scoring their lowest point total of the season at 6th place with 195.725. Despite a disappointing end, members of the team did earn numerous individual honors. Cain was named the University of Michigan Female Athlete of the year and earned both All American and All Academic Big Ten honors. The team also gathered a school record of nine individual Scholastic All American Honors, by Jon Hommer Senior Kate Nellens collects herself before completing a tumbling pass on the balance beam. Nellens, a four time letter winner, brought experience and maturity to the team, photo courtesy of Todd Hall 1 8 Super Six Challenge Alabama at Georgia Nebraska UCLA Florida 1 15 at Minnesota 1 20 Michigan State 1 28 Kentucky 2 6 at State of Michigan Classic Michigan State at Western Michigan Central Michigan Eastern Michigan 2 11 Georgia 2 19 at Georgia 2 26 Maryland 3rd of 6 194.925 3 3 194.925 - 195.750 3 5 194.925 - 195.400 194.925 - 193.325 194.925 - 193.325 3 11 194.925 - 193.025 195.175 - 193.200 3 18 196.750 - 192.850 197.500 - 192.050 1st of 5 196.425 196.425 - 194.325 196.425 - 192.375 196.425 - 191.650 196.425 - 188.900 4 1 195.700 - 196.725 196.800 - 197.550 4 14 197.275 - 193.000 4 15 at Arizona 197.450-195.675 at UCLA 196.975-197.575 Illinois-Chicago 196.975 - 192.500 Cal-Santa Barbara 196.975 - 188.950 Florida 197.075-194.500 Bowling Green 197.075 - 192.175 Big Ten Championships 1st of 7 197.850 at Penn State 197.850 - 196.575 Minnesota 197.850-196.150 Ohio State 197.850 - 194.875 Michigan State 197.850 - 193.825 Illinois 197.850-193.750 Iowa 197.850-192.650 NCAA Regional Championship 1st of 6 196.550 NCAA Championships: Team Preliminaries 3rd of 6 195.925 Team Finals 6th of 6 195.725 Overall Record: 22-5 Big Ten: 9-0 Sports 219 Students play a game of ultimate frisbee on Palmer Field. Students living on the hill area of campus enjoyed close proximity to its track, tennis courts, and the CCRB. photo by Nathan Busch 220 Housing Mere weeks after students moved back to campus in the fall, those in off-campus housing, barely un- packed yet, had to begin the search for where they would live the following year. The competition for houses and apartments near campus what to give away. It was not sparked the early search and allowed unusual for students to live four landlords to charge unbelievably different places in their four or high prices to lease their properties, five years at the University. Students moving into residence halls Moving out just as soon at you found out they were allowed to have were settling in and dealing pet fish in their rooms for the first with roomates was all part of time ever. The convenience of having the college experience. dining halls, snack bars, and laundry facilities readily available were appealing to students choosing to stay in the residence halls again their sophomore year. Regardless of where students chose to live, roommate disputes and loud neighbors were experienced by nearly everyone. The accumulation of belongings throughout the year made moving out in the spring all the more challenging, forcing students to choose what to keep and hoisinq Oo rS . O o I-T! HH 2 o 2 First-year engineering major Tony Parolari and frl first-year ISA student M Jared Westbrooke glue their eyes to the screen playing Sony Playstation. Dorm rooms with large TVs and video games attracted neighboring residents looking to share the fun. photo by Susan Chalmers Unlike previous years, the University allowed fish as pets in dorm rooms. Small aquatic life were the only animals permitted in residence halls, photo by Audra Rowley Housing 221 Spending free time together, roommates Jared Westbrooke, first-year political science major, and first-year engineering student Tony Parolari challenge each other to a game of chess. Dorm living provided many opportunities for roommates to get to know each other. photo by Susan Chalmers It WaS the time that every first-year student was wary of: " going in blind, " start- ing a new school year with a stranger in the dorms. Some students roomed with their friends, and some even got a single, but for most people it was community living, and with that came a new person to share a room with. Everyone had heard the horror stories about people going in blind: the boy who eats all of your food and does not reimburse you a cent, the girl that borrows all of your clothes without asking permission and then returns them stained, etc. Although the roommate topic was often shrouded with fear and concern, in reality, most roommates were really not that bad. There are the extreme situations of the com- pulsive kleptomaniac or the one with suicidal tendencies, but most roommate situations were relatively " normal, " despite disputes over trivial matters like furniture, food and personal space arrangements. As first-year engineering student Amy Smith said, " Me and my roommate haven ' t fought or anything. We are both easygoing people. I would recom- mend that everyone go in blind; you make a new friend. " Roommates were an issue for most people at the University, not just first-year students, whether they lived in dorms, apartments, or houses. " Last year, I lived next to my current roommates and that is how we met each other. We really don ' t have that many prob- lems. People eat each other ' s food [but that ' s okay], " commented junior industrial design major, Brianna Brock. " [The other night] we had this huge pretzel fight. There were mounds of pretzels everywhere. We were pushing couches against doors, trying to get away from the pretzels! " Certainly, roommate strife was bound to occur amongst unique personalities living in close quarters. However, open minds were able to resolve most common conflicts. 222 Roommates arbour Helen Newberry Basement 1st Front Row: Courtney Cagnon, Leigh Frinkle, Melissa Gietzen, Melissa Orban, Hyojeong Kim, Erin Danahyp iofo byAbby Johnson 2nd Floor Front Row: Alana White, Kimberly Kim, Mijin Park, Neha Gupta. Sailakshmi Ramesh, Emily Newell, Emily Cislo, Alayna Bialick Row 2: Lauren Wagner, Kasey Crettol, Jasmeen Bhasin, Latoya Young, Chai Benson, Anne Maziak, Laura Li, Stephanie Vitale, Eleanor Robinson Row 3: Sharon Mitchell, Jennifer Seguin, Lynn Gromek, Natalie Render, Robin Gratrix, Priti Shah, Rinku Kapadia, Diana May Row 4: Margaret Fairchild, Effat Id-Deen, Ashleigh Toples, Lisa Yang, Mari Thompson, Erin Taubitz photo by Abby Johnson 3rd Floor Front Row: Anahid Magar, Kristen Klanow, Amelia Tompkins, Amy Smith, Kristen Gay, Jennifer Turner, Tracy Orr, Meliza Cruz, Kimberly Wilson Row 2: Joy Booker-Thornton, Melissa McGinnis, Lindsey Petersen, Christina Rust, Mahima Mahadevan, Jenna Andrews, Elda Rivero, Vanisha Patel, Ui-Jung Eom, Roomila Mareeachalee Row 3: Lina Sirgedas, Rebecca Davis, Alissa Clark, Nora Dunlop, Linda Andrews, Lindsey Luts, Jennifer Bostrom Row 4: Erica Carter, Mary Deneau, Jacqueline Nassar photo byAbby Johnson 4th Floor Front Row: Linda Boudiab, Ola Oyinsan, Esther Spencer, Smrity Prakash, Lesley Tone Row 2: Xiaoyan Cao, Oanh Nguyen, Diana Mager, Lindsey Margraf, Julie Grimm, May Fung Row 3: Rachel Fisher, Amy Hopcian, Mary Ervin, Olivia Jones, Indrawattie Lachhman, Upasna Jhaveri photo by Abby Johnson 1st 2nd A Front Row: Sarah Fujiwara, Jasmina Chhabra, Palak Sheth, Erin Parris, Stephanie Reppenhagen Row 2: Candra Kolodziej, Yung- Tim Chang, Leung Man Wai, Claire Siegel, Julie Wendling, Janet Goske Row 3: Heather Nast, Joanna Tropp-Bluestone, Dhyana Haynes, Maribeth Latvisp jofo by Abby Johnson Housing 223 1st and 2nd B Front Row: Asia Griffin, Erin Sargent, Briana Root, Helen Wang, Christine Nolan Row 2: Ping Fu, Ann Mangan, Shilpa Joshi, Ardaman Shergill Row 3: Adelola Adewunmi, Tara Sharma, Sherina Daniel, Nicole Gaschob photo by Abby Johnson JENNIE. TWT Concentrating on the game, a student watches TV in his room. Several students decorated their rooms with their favorite sports para- phernalia, photo by Jessica Germain Upon entering their new homes for the first time, students were faced with nothing but blank walls, and a desk and a bed if they were lucky. However, when people settled in, most rooms seemed to explode with life and reflect the personalities of the students who lived there. " Your room shows the kinds of things that you like and your creative side, " commented Reena Agarwal, a first-year art major. Kristen Donnay, an LSA student, added, " You need to have a lot of posters and pictures on your wall so it doesn ' t look too institutional, and feels more like a home. " While most upperclassmen chose to live in houses and apartments, almost all first-year students were stuck in the dorms, which were hardly the most spacious of living con- ditions. " Lofting your beds is a must. You need the space for couches and stuff. And we wouldn ' t settle for a couch with stains on it either. We found a brand new, really cheap one at Art Van for about two hundred dol- lars, and it only had one tiny rip in it, " boasted Jonathan Schwartz, a first-year en- vironmental policy and behavior major. First- year LSA student Elizabeth Zorza agreed, " You definitely have to shop for deals. I also try to match things at first, but when things don ' t work out, I just go crazy. I have little flower lights all over my room, and pictures of my friends, posters, song lyrics, and pictures my little sister drew for me all over my walls. I like to give other people a sense of my back- ground. " One could walk through the entire Univer- sity and not find one similar room. Decorating was the perfect way for students to express their personality, uniqueness and interests, as well as bring a small part of their home to Ann Arbor. 224 Decorating a 3rd floor Front Row: Christine Lamberti, Jennifer Leech, Karla Coleman, Julie Van Harnersveld, Kelly Wickham, Sherise Pollard, Susan Perry, Kristen Gac Row 2: Marek Jeffries, Allison Steinle, Toya Roberson, Kelly Ballentine, Sarah Iveson, Christine List, Elizabeth Lin, Kelly Sappington, Shannon Flowers, Nicole Racovitis Row 3: Julia Boyles, Lauren Reed, Eri ka Stapert, Amy Hatfield, Mora Arnold, Erin Finch, Lindsey Balzhiser, Sheree Patmon, Siddergah Bilal photo by Abby Johnson 4th floor Front Row: Jennifer Gates, Caitlin McClellan, Rorujorona Harris, Jodie Steinway, Melissa Woodruff, Abigail Sebaly, Kathleen Boyer photo by Abby Johnson .-.. " i 2-0 Front Row: Lakshrni Kilaru, Luana Tung, Shulin Tai, Mara Shindelmu, Amy Chesbro Row 2: Rachel Manea, Tamara Bryant, Jessica Terbush, Allison Gaynor, Kelly Utrup Row 3: Lisa Sanders, Val Howard, Kathleen Moy, Myung Hur, Desiree Thayer photo by Liz Maude Front Row: Karen Ng, Amy Yu, Jessica Lobenherz, Janet Yang, Katrina Alspaugh, Kathryn Eggly, Taruna Chhabra, Lela Liu Row 2: Victoria Lau, Artoya Bell, Chinasa Nwankwo, Suvon Treece, Erica Johnson, Jessica Marks, Xiaonan Qu, Jennifer Decapua, Kristel Rodriguez, Natalie Girard, Rashmi Vasappa Row 3: Sangeetha Varanasi, Melissa Kolle, Melissa Wu, Ashley Marshal), Kelly Chapman, Chevonne Wilson, Teresa Zara, Sara Johnides, Daleela Johnson, Anne Joseph photo by Liz Mduck i) things pict y walls. I ny back- Front Row: Sarah Weiger, Andrea Goeman, Emma Wong, Cara Dodge, Amy Dodge, Joey Fung, Anna Klesney, Dana Chothmounethinh, Jane Polansky, Jennifer Schear, Gabriel Tamaska Row 2: Rose Kang, Kathleen Sonnett, Angela Clock, Annette Esch, Candace Chu, Jessica Mattis, Annie Zuzelski, Erica Geier, Sara Schmit, Sarah Jelinek, Megan Hayes, Sana Ashraf, Garima Kumar Row 3: Fatima Aziz, Nina Palmo, Katherine Wehri, Lisa Caldwell, Lisa Scalzo, Alison Doolin, Erin Combs, Julie Laskowsky, Tracy Heck, Jenny Li, Isabel Moreno, Joanna Gau, Kirthika Veluchamy, Janel Crite photo by Liz Mauck Housing 225 3Y CORTNEY DUEWEKE Improper locking of a bicycle gives way to opportunity for thieves. Lonely bike tires were found hooked to bike racks scattered around campus, photo byAbby Johnson When University students brought personal items to their dorm or off- campus house, they didn ' t expect those things to be stolen. However, according to the 2000 Campus Safety Handbook, there were 47 instances of burglery in 1999. Matt Cassatta, a sophomore film major, knew first-hand how easy it was for some- thing to nearly get stolen - even when some- one was present in the room. " I have this inflatable chair that ' s made out of innertubes, " said Cassatta. " My roommate was taking a nap with the door unlocked and a kid in my hall tried to take the chair. When my room- mate heard the squeaking and moving of the rafts, he jumped out of his loft and tackled the kid, so we got our chair back. " Although Cassatta admitted locking doors and being more careful in general could have prevented these incidents, he expressed con- cern about the number of DPS patrolling the area over breaks. " If I came home to a dorm full of nothing after Christmas, I ' d be upset, " he added. The residence halls weren ' ttheonly places where theft occurred. Off-campus housing had its own problems, especially during gath- erings when crowd control was difficult. SNRE student Jane Terzibashian, a senior majoring in resource ecology and management, said, " We had a huge party with tons of people. There was a guy in the kitchen during the party. He was standing at our microwave cooking food, so I asked him what he was doing, and he said he lived [in my house]. I played along for a while, the whole time perfectly aware that he was eating my food in my microwave. It took three people to get him out of the house. He still insisted that he lived here. " " Most crime that occurs on our campus involves theft of unattended belongings - often backpacks or gymbags, " said Diane Brown, public information officer for Univer- sity Facilities and Operations. " In residence halls, the issue is no different. Unattended belongings or open, unlocked doors are invit- ing to people with less-than-good intentions. " 226 Theft 3-5 B Front Row: Garima Kumar, Fatima Aziz, Nina Paimo, Katharine Wehri, Lisa Caldwell Row 2: Lisa Scalzo, Alison Dootin, Erin Combs, Julie Laskowsky, Tracy Heck photo by Liz Mauck Front Row: Tiara McKenzie, Abby Droz, Stephanie Vachirasudlekha, Rachel Rose, Cathryn Basile, Maura Munoz, Nona Elbanna, Natalie Nelson, Namrata Kumbhat, Elizabeth Franke Row 2: Carly Levine, Katherine MacNair, Sze Pui Sarahlo, Cori Chase, Olga Furga, Erin DiMaggio, Jennifer Fong, Bhavya Rangarajan, Charlyn Primous, Ayanna McKinnon, Julia Watt, Emma Lister Row 3: Cathrin Neugebauer, Katherine Davidson, Kelly Fitzpatrick, Emily Sutkus, Theresa Jasko, Margaret Melin, Laura Elsesser, Mina Yang, Rama Nemer, Mansa Thomas, Evelyn Chao, Leslie Gabay-Swanston, Maria Marandino photo by Liz Mauck 5=0. Front Row: Abra Berens, Jessica Gumora, Jennifer Oh, Lindsay Ford Row 2: Vanessa Kinczkowski, Julie Blaszak, Vanessa Sanchez, Tonya Goodman, Gauri Badhwar Row 3: Ishita Gupta, Christine Hammer, Latasha Thom pson, Natasha d ' Agostini, Evan Solheim, Rachel Spoelhof photo by Liz Mauck 1 2 Michigan Front Row: Pil Lee, Kristy Kuncaitis, Stephanie Davis, Brent Ditzik, Thomas Gorman, Steven Hernandez Row 2: Avery Queen, Hakan Uras, Avishek Banerjee, Adrian Dominguez, Vikram Balani, Aristides Perez, Samuel Choi Row 3: Justin Kosik, Robert Cushman, Paul Suberlak, Michael Kleingartner, Neal Lyons, Robert Sutherland, Bernard Robinson Jr., Daniel Webb photo by Mike Cutri 3rd Michigan Front Row: Danielle Kinkel, Catherine Casazza, Erika Kleinholz, Hahna Kim, Anne Pol, Kellie Ryan, Julie Gosselin, Ronita Roy, Shannon Murphy Row 2: Emily Rillo, Nicole Gawlik, Jennifer Anstett, Leaat Dulberg, Jane Viventi, Anthea Stolz, Nicole Roberts, Jessica Dong, Janet Pien, Rachael Hines Row 3: Phoenix Asifa, Sonia Bhuta, Suzanne Grech, Valerie Taylor, Katherine Yonker, Brooke Karius, Jane Brueckner, Kasey Boike photo by Mike Cutri Housing 227 4th Wenley Front Row: Courtney Kennedy, Jennifer Loup, Carrie Schimpke, Marie Cheng, Raquel Ramirez, Susan Swisher, Andrea Loh, Amanda Heuermann Row t2: Holly Sanborn, Doreen Abedin, Aparajita Jeedigunta, Neha Kansal, Elaina Hauk, Alison McDonnell, Jennifer Gerteisen, Nancy Jiang Row 3: Julie Ann Blume, Stacey Fedewa, Amy Cosnowski, Leah Dixon, Sabina Kuehn, Jessica Rett. Amanda Coleman, Kathleen Berlin, Maya Mandel, Elisabeth Tholen, Tealin Kelemen, Agnieszka Trzcinka photo by Ari Me!ber 3Y CQRTNEY JUEWEKE A member of the Ann Arbor Police Department pulls a student over due to a traffic violation. Having a car on campus made students assume more responsiblity. photo by Jessica Germain Without a car, Meijer runs were nearly impossible, venturing outside of Ann Arbor was improbable and taking the bus was inevi- table. For some, having a car was considered essential. " I usually park my car on the street, and I ' ve been stranded without a parking spot be- fore, " said Melissa Thullen, an elementary education senior. " I ' ve gotten about six tick- ets in Ann Arbor. My father ' s furious because I don ' t pay them. I wait until they send a ticket home, and my dad gets upset but he pays them! " Thullen also had a few car tales involving her housemates. One housemate rarely used her car, and parked it down the street beneath a " no parking " sign obstructed by a tree. She did not know her car had been towed until she went to use it three days later. " On myfirstday in my house, my housemate Lauren left to visit her boyfriend and came back saying that her car had been towed, " said Thullen. " My other housemate, Jane, offered her a ride to the police station. Five minutes later they were back, because Jane ' s car had been towed too! " Jim DelGenio, a junior majoring in film, had racked up three parking tickets in Ann Arbor, but had never gotten his car towed. " I have a car on campus only because I have a guaran- teed parking spot at my fraternity, " he said. 228 Cars On Campus " It ' s awesome; I drive my car all the time. " Both Thullen and DelGenio agreed that despite the difficulties of driving in Ann Arbor, having a car was definitely worth it. " I love my car!, " Thullen said. " I brought it up for the summer and now that I ' m used to having it here, I can ' t do without it. With my car, I can get to Meijer, and I can go home on the weekends if I want. " Like DelGenio and Thullen, many University students were willing to brave the horrors of parking and police just to have a set of wheels. With a car, grocery store runs, avoiding the bus system and temporarily escaping the con- straints of the city were not only a possibility, but also a reality. Quad 1st South Front Row: Charles Wang, Aditya Gupta, Anna Clark, Gerald Montano, Heather Jones, Erica Mitchell, Thomas Thompson-Flores Row 2: Adam Jaros, Andrew Pollak, Danielle Haggins, Kristine Youngblood, Jessica Tang, William Trenary, Eric Slavin Row 3: Amanda Carvell, Thomas Kraus, Amy Horning, Zachary Pavlov, Mark Buckles Row 4: Dax Monta, Ericka Sailor, Aaron Ohlrogge, Anil Singh Bika, Shaunna Cahill photo by Grace Wong 1st and 2nd Cambridge Front Row: Shirley Paek, Angela Gallo, Stacey Lane, Seung- Yoon Rhee, Andrea Cassidy Row 2: Gregory Grant, Stephanie Baker, Leonid Garbuzov, Rhonda Gilmer, Martin Jackson, Brooke Spencer, Joy Hoskins, Ayelette Robinson Row 3: Robert Hill, Enrique Alcantara, Omari Williams, Rene Torres, David Silverman, Jeffrey Grant, Sean Panikkar, Brett Mettrer photo by Mike Cutri Ith Michgan A Front Row: Marisha Sunday, Hillary Oosse, Amy McConnell, Rebecca Verkerke, Rebecca Vaught, Evangelin Lee, Christine Lavanway Row 2: Catherine Lawler, Jennifer Rocha, Amy Hinman, Michelle Farrell, (Catherine Nimphie, Tiffany Lautner, Laurie Clayton Row 3: Andrea Michelin, Allison Stoltz, Jessica Goske, Lauren Muszynski, Diane Fayette, Stephanie Rupp photo by Mike Cuff 4th Michigan B Front Row: Margaret Kovacs, Katherine Adams, Eve Gottheim, Andrea Snider, Heather Kile, Dara Isersen, Lisa Znoy Row 2: Kara Deboer, Yuko Nagata, Kathryn Kaltz, Katherine Stirling, Colleen Murphy, Jessica Parman, Andrea Rowe Row 3: Natalie Sampson, Anne Huntzicker, Jennifer Zangara, Danielle Sondra Schmalziga, Jennifer Brown, Purvi Ravani, Jynifer Warren photo by Mike Cutri 5th Michigan Front Row: Kristen Bottema, Angela Lewis, Kristin Kaltenbach, Lisa Kamat, Kristen Scheibach Row 2: Christen Chen, Joanna Martino, Nichole Ladgoulos, Jessica Elmore, Janet Kandrevas, Tara Sharma Row 3: Anthony Sassi, Cooper Holoweski, Colfin Moore, Gregory Light, Anna Boonin, Adrienne Heckler, Malikh Prout photo by Mike Cutri Housing 229 BY CORTN DUEWEKE Handing cash to the delivery person, a student receives her pizza. Delivery services were often taken advantage of by students living in residence halls; pizza delivery was one of the most popular options. photo by Susan Chalmers 230 Late-Night Food As most University students could attest, late night cravings ran rampant on campus. And thankfully, with the abundance of options around the city, those cravings were not difficult to satisfy. Perhaps the most popular choices for late night food lay in the numerous delivery-friendly restaurants scattered around campus. Jimmy John ' s, one of the most recognizable faces of late night food in Ann Arbor, stayed open until 4 a.m. to accommodate students ' cravings. The well-known pizza places like Pizza House, Cottage Inn and Bell ' s also enjoyed popularity. Other options included the row of small res- taurants on South State Street, housing such joints as Taste of Italy, Mr. Spots, Tubby ' s and Pizza Bob ' s. " I like Mr. Spots, " said Lisa Van Every, an industrial and operations engineering senior. " They ' re yummy, but sometimes they ' re too expensive. I also like Lucky Kitchen, or any pizza place. I ' m not that picky. " Van Every said that she buys most her food at Meijer ' s, but sometimes just feels like order- ing in instead of making dinner. " Ordering in is less work, " she explained. " They bring it right to you. It ' s nice and warm, and you don ' t have to leave your house or put on clothes. " Sophomore film major Jamie McKeown agreed. " Ordering in food is a lot better, " she said. She cited Pizza House and Cottage Inn as among her favorites. McKeown noted that there were draw- backs to ordering in food. " It ' s expensive and it takes a long time to get to your house, " she complained. " And usually they mess up the order. But despite the complications, I ' d still rather order in because the food ' s better than anywhere else. " The residence hall snack bars were another set of options for those students with late food desires. Although the food of the Markley, South Quad, East Quad and Bursley snack bars was not considered as high quality as that of the order-in establishments, the snack bars offered two things Jimmy John ' s and the like did not: immediacy and the ability to purchase food with meal credits. " I visited the North Bar when I lived in Bursley, " said Van Every. " It was good, but it was really, really greasy. After I ate their grilled cheese, I felt like I was going to have a heart attack! " McKeown also had experience with the North Bar. " I thought the snack bar was cool, " she said. " It was open late, even after the cafeteria was closed. It was pretty convenient. I think they could have had a better selection, though. " No matter if students shuffled down to the snack bars to get food or had it brought right to their door, one thing was for certain: a shortage of food establishments was never a problem. Quad 3rd and 4th Cambridge Front Row: Azadeh Khaibari, Jennifer Nugent, Elizabeth Cooper, Ruby Hiramaner, Wen Jia Lu, Jennifer Anzo, Jennifer Lee, Allison Moore, Raymond Lombardi Row 2: Michael Ciacco, Ahmed Elgammal, Dustin Liron, Kathryn Tuck, Thomas Mulholland, Steven Michejda, Jeffrey Yuan, Sherry Chang, Rohith Thumati Row 3: Ravleen Kandhari, Nancy Hudgins, Matthew Riga, David Taylor, Wilson Green, Cesar Terradas, Karl Giwe, Thomas Feldkamp, Ali Ahmad, Robb Stey, Azadeh Ansari photo by Mike Curti Court Chicago and Adams Front Row: Lenora Ewegoemi, Eric Hensel, Daniel Wolff, Nathan Rodriguez, Adam Berro, Cy Kim, Omar Mahassen, Justin Chan, Marko Melyrnuka Row 2: John Simpson, Nicholas Anderson, Matthew Pedersen, Kevin Lynn, Eric Wilfong photo by Mike Curti 1st and 2nd Chicago Front Row: Gregory Buhyoff, Patrick McCullough, Michael Richey, John Zainea, John Seamans, Ryan Wojan, Michael Mattis, Othamian Peterson Row 2: James Miller, Adam Hilss, Kevin Watson, Kevin Lantey, Avinash Raizada, Bruce Dall, Ian Shields, Steven Heleniak Row 3: Japhy Bartlett, Henry Opokn, Robert Zimmermann, Keegan Mahoney, Jonathan Alspaugh, Eric Nepomuceno, Jeremy Clemans photo by Mike Curti Court Winchell and Lloyd Front Row: David, Jordan Levine, Ian Reynolds, Jason Gottlieb, John Wilson, Jordan Pratzel Row 2: Manuel Viedma, Brent Densham, John Coates, Adam Carlin, Timothy Blass Row 3: Adam Dancy, Michael Patrick, Adam Finley, Stephen Slorec, Christopher Chu photo by Mike Curti 2nd Lloyd Front Row: Emily Campbell, Terese Berent, Anne Lee, John Kaiser, Rebecca Casas, Kellie Sellman Row 2: Edward Baskerville, Laurie Dixon, Anna Halbeisen, Paul Hinshaw, Kori Rothman, Eric Carter, Timothy Mrock, Aaron Ruhlig, Laura Macpherson Row 3: Aashish Shah, Kimberly Plaushines, John Carter, Brian Groesserphofo by Ari Melber Housing 231 4th Lloyd Front Row: Amber Wilson, Stephanie Chavez, Brian Walby, Laura Marten, Carolyn Meilinger, Jeremy Sporn Row 2: Benjamin Klamo. Jeffrey Doyle, Brent Hughes, Vishnu Nath, Justin Street, Yang Wen Row 3: John Binder, Adam Pittel, David Wyzgowski, Joseph Kautz , Nicholas McAlister, Nikhil Sachdev photo by An Melber Hoping to see a package pick-up slip waiting for her, a student checks her mailbox. Packages had to be signed out by students living in residence halls in order to be certain that they were received by the correct person, photo by Naomi Trager II love getting mail! It just makes my day when I look into my mailbox and see that there is a letter waiting for me, " said Ivey Adelman, first-year computer science major. There were many different types of mail that students could receive: letters, notes, cards, flyers, etc, although the most prized mail type was the care package. The most elusive form of mail known to students, care packages have been known to bring people from all over. Said Jennifer Zech, first-year microbiology major, " Care packages make me feel like a princess. It ' s great! I love care packages! " Knowing that your family back home, wher- ever that may be, was thinking of you was one of the best methods of stress relief. Sometimes a little twinge of sadness came with thoughts of home, family and a comfortable bed, and the care package was a great way for family back home to express their love and concern Care packages, along with helping stu- dents remember the best things of home, served another purpose: namely the deliver- ance of such things as clothes, toiletries and food. A care package could not have been a care package without the food. No matter how little students talked with their parents it was always obvious to the adults that the cafeteria food left something to be desired. Moreover, students often craved homemade goodies that were unavailable in the dorm or that they were too lazy to make themselves. Out of pity, parents often sent care packages. " Food is the best part of any care package. I have gotten two packages so far this semes- ter and both times my parents have sent lots of food, " said junior political science major Nicole Muendelein. " There was so much both times that I had to give some of it away. " 232 Care Packages 1st and 2nd Rumsey Front Row: Leah Griebel, Fara Floreske, Michelle Lin, Elizabeth Wilson, Frances Benson, Kathryn Holder), Meredith Zielke, Emily Peters, Rachel Victor, Katherine Dillon Row 2: Anna Long, Amy Martinez, Priya Kothary, Liesl Eckhardt, Galzuinda Guzman, Yvonne Martinez, Stephanie Smith, Allison Elenbaas, Elizabeth Wilson, Karen Kevelighan, Richard Mayk Row 3: Ryan White, Nicholas Zambito, Eric Schmidbauer, Heidi Leitner, Laura Zusman, Daniel Bair, Matthew Merfert, Chaowen Wu, Kimberly Benedict, Alexandra Sadtnoff photo by Mike Curt 2nd Wenley Front Row: Rajiv Tejura, Matthew Levy Row 2: Mark Robbins, Jason Burr, Gregory Hargrave, Ryan Daly, Shanewit Nopkhun, Valerian Jone Row 3; Ryan Hatcher, Peter Morden, Paul Thompson, Kinual ashok gandhi, Daniel Kalick, Andrew Esper Row 4: Jonathan Edmunds, Martin Farren, Timothy Sendek, Ryan Psenski, Chris Staggs, Daniel Steinberger, Michael Randall photo by Mike Curt 3rd Wenley Front Row: Mary Altman, Kathryn Critchell, Melissa Hawley, Jennifer Landis, Jody Hyvarinen, Kelly Fons, Caren Scott, Shoshana Glick, Anna Jones, Susmita Biswas Row 2: Priya Prakash, Amy Prichard, Mong-Hoai Nguyen, Simrun Kochhar, Georgette Obeidi, Ntina Kalogeropoulos, Melanie Bunce, Kristen McGlone Row 3: Ashley Eckel, Laura Welch, Jennifer Kostrzewski, Allison Poor, Kathryn Meiners, Sarah Baversox, Clarissa Burns, Kristina Thomas, Vineeta Bhandari, Annessa Schnur photo by Ari Melber 3rd Prescott Front Row: Adam Konner, Samara Davis, Kathy Kim, Hillary Kover, Sonia Joseph, Alison Stow, Katharine Gel!, Kristin Roelofson Row 2: Christina Benedict, Lisa Sew, Marisa Tanphaichitr, Joshua Burrows, Brett Spitnale, Ryan Clement Row 3: Stephen Mills, Enn O ' leary, M. Suzanne Munday, Deborah Morris, Shana Holland, Erich Theiss, Benjamin Wang Row 4: Dernerie Mirkin, Charles Goddeeris, Marci Soifer, Kevin Chen, Craig Lautenschlager, Aaron Goodman Row 5: Jason Rush, Sanjeev Menon, Scott Littlefield, Elizabeth Mahaffy, Courtney Rangen, Elena Callas, Kim Jeong Woo photo by Grace Wong Front Row: Rachel Brown, Janette Glover, Sylvia Garcia, Antonia Sanders, Erica Margolius, Sa Tyra, Larissa Hotra Row 2: Joseph Kesner, Erin Katz, Emily Russell, Sheonna, Jennifer Hawblitz, Amanda Enckson, Lyndsay Nash, David Kwon, William Weissbaum Row 3: Jeffrey Pawlowski, Ross Fulton, Erik Larson, Robert Gross, Jonathan Sabol photo by Grace Wong Housing 233 BY ROB McTEAR " ., f . r Signing out a package at the front desk of her residence hall, a student anticipates what she will receive. Residence halls offered many employment opportunities enabling residents to work in the same building where they lived, photo by Naomi Trager 234 Resident Advisors How nice would it be to have a room all to yourself, free room and board, and the power to tell those annoying kids who like to play basketball in the middle of the hall at 3 a.m. to get the hell out of the building? That would be the life. This probably sounds too good to be true, right? Well, it pretty much is. There is a lot more to being an RA then just getting a free room and a little power. There are things like meetings to go to, classes to take, and responsibilities that must be fulfilled. " I really love being an RA. There are of course a few responsibilities that I could do without, though, " said junior psychology ma- jor Shayla Pickett. " For example, we have to go to two meetings a week and we only get to leave to go home three times a semester. It was a real shocker when I realized that I had to ration my time. " One of the major downfalls for some RAs was only being able to leave town three times a semester. In previous years, any weekend was open to go and do what- ever. An RA ' s main job though was to be there for the students, weekdays and weekends. Being there also meant that the door has to be open most of the time so that the students knew they had somewhere to go if they needed someone to talk to or just to hang out. " The reason that I became an RA can be expressed in one word: experience. There are so many experiences that you get as an RA that no one else anywhere would get, " said Rishi Seth, junior economics major. " You learn to interact with so many different types of people, students, staff, etc. " Experience seemed to be the second major reason behind being an RA. The first was to help students. Said graduate student Jennifer Eng, " I like having an influence on other people ' s lives. Being able to h elp others is one of the best parts of being an RA along with gaining skills in leadership, interpersonal relations, and in- creased knowledge. When I come home from a long day and see my residents loving their first year, it reminds me of what my priorities are: to have fun and make the most of my education. " Even though there were a few cons to being an RA, the pros more than made up for them. Making a difference in the life of a student and realizing what really mattered was worth all the time spent going through the interviews, meetings, classes and and time on duty. East Quad Basement Cooley Front Row: Emily Guigelaar, Katherine Gilzow, Tatiana Martinez Row 2: Audrey Johnson, Nicolette Jones, Mark Churay Row 3: William Logozzo, Jesse Knight, Austin Johnson photo by Grace Wong 2nd Cooley Front Row: Alyse Erman, Luke Carmichael, Lee Krefman, Priscilla Prior, Sejal Palel Row 2: Sara Lyon, Stephanie Pakula, Sarah DeMatio, Sasha Wright, Corinne Gruebner, Megan Weiler, Meghan Gruebner, Sarah Nisbett Row 3: Stephen Dannemiller, Christian Shafer, Mark Fox, Benjamin Royal, Caleb Levengood, Daniel Abelson photo by Evan Busch 4th Cooley Front Row: John Pratt, Kate Hiatt, Erica Ketelhut, Siobhan Landry, Chad Goldstein, Molly Howes Row 2: Rebecca Abramson, Daria Dillard, Page Ahrens, Jennifer Chua, Brian Welsbacher, Matthew Viaches, Lesley Turner, Kathryn Zarzycki, Ronald Suny, Ruchika Muchhata, Wai Ming Siu, Jeffery Turner Row 3: Adam Gregory, Brent Geers, Alex Tsiavos, Brandon Baier, Andrew Shelley, David Simison, John Clark, Curtis Dunbar, Sournya Sudarshan, Natalie Reidy, Elizabeth Reosti photo by Evan Busch Basement Hayden Front Row: Lauren Ellison, Erica Friedman, Wen Chang, Erica Yim, Mariska Bardos, Eriko Atagi, Payal Mittal Row 2: Katherine Fontana, Bree McDaniel Row 3: Arti Desai, Rebekah Hoy, Shreya Shah, Sharad Jain, Bradley Nemzer, Walter Dulany Row 4: Liana Sharer, Christina Hatcher, Spencer Robinson, Christopher Mascaro, Thomas Mahon, Bisera Vlahovljak Row 5: Beth Christensen, Raquel Frye, Christopher Frye, Johanna Wetmore, Michael Gimbel, Dustin Gress photo by Grace Wong 2nd Hayden Front Row: Lee Sigrnan, John Cooper, Michael Deogracias, Mark Richardson, Sungyoon Hang, Bradley McKeen, David Adler, Adam Paterno, Benjamin Ketai Row 2: Justin Fischbach, Chadwick Korthuis, Anton Khouri, Daniel Trepod, Jeff Pedersen, Daniel Patrevito, Bryan Barnes, David Bender, Matthew Glick, Jared Thompson photo by Evan Busch Housing 235 3rd Hayden Front Row: Carly Kingstrom, Sarah Ziegler, Carly McEntee, Kathryn Lemieur, Caralyn Burdick, Colleen Batty, Jyothi Ramana, Mary Stover, Jessica Ciarkowski, Heather Hicks Row 2: Emily Aker, Tiffany Williams, Kathryn Bommarito, Keikoanne Hendrick, Tracey Streiff, Corey Hilton, Christoph Lawless Row 3: Joseph Martinez, Sara Kemppainen, Adam Spindler, Hillary Richmond, Oleg Gedeon, David Plastrik photo by Evan Busch RY NICOIF GOPOIAN Deciding what to eat, an East Quad resident uses her Entree Plus card at the Halfway Inn. With the swipe of a card, students could do laundry or buy a snack at a number of local eateries. photo by Jessica Germain Frantic searches for quarters in order to finish laundry and quick runs to the cash machines in order to grab food on the way to class were entirely avoided by the convenience of Entree Plus. Several students took advantage of the Entree Plus feature offered by the Entree Office. Entree Plus served as a convenient alternative to carrying cash. Students were able to con- dense their wallets by merely carrying their M- Cards. The Entree Plus feature allowed students ' parents to put money on their M-Cards as an easy and safe alternative to forego bank runs at crazy hours of the day and night. " The best thing about Entree Plus is that all I had to do to get it was check a box on a form sent home to me. The amount I checked was then added to my M-Card and put on my student bill. Itisgreat! My parents pay for all of my food and I do not have to worry about having enough cash, " said sopho- more Lisa Leenhouts, pre-med. Versatility was also a large advantage of Entree Plus. It was accessable at laundry facilities in the dorms, copy machines, coffee shops, and restaurants at the Union, League and Pierpont Commons. " Entree Plus is fabulous! Since I ' m always broke and my sorority house does not serve food on weekends, I get lots of use out of it. The only change I would make to Entree Plus would be that I would make it acceptable at bars! That would be a good addition, " said sophomore Kellie Lecznar, pre-law. The option of Entree Plus was used by several students in order to simplify their busy lives. It supplemented dwindling groceriesand unappealing dorm food. 236 Entree Plus East Quad 4th Hayden Front Row: Sachin Nanavati, Julia Sobesky, Kristen Beaumont, Douglas Douma Row 2: Louis Helm, Susan Barnett, Reesa Benkoff, Chaitanya Kejriwal Row 3: Amy Palmer, Sarah Ketvirtis, Adam Tymowski, Jeffrey Krause, Leslie Littler, Artem Lamnin, Charles Richter, William Brouillette, Brittani Brewer, Mark McKinstry, Shant Korkigian photo by Evan Busch 2nd Anderson Front Row: Su Teh, Bethany Clark, Erica Grossman, Stefanie Dioso, Emily Harris Row 2: Benjamin Goldman, Adebisi Alii, Sapna Nagar, Joseph Dudek, Melissa Costello, Stephen Goetz Row 3: Brandon Carter, Ari Hansler, Christopher Amory, Steve Warnick, Jay Klein photo by Grace Wong 3rd Anderson Front Row: Jennifer Johnson, Alana Aaron, Andra Talaska, Crystal Davis, Jesse Kass, Michelle Nicholson, Elizabeth McQueen Row 2: Natalee Rowe, Kristin Zellen, Valerie Des Parois, Scott Watson, George Khoury, Samantha Samarasinha, Elizabeth Lamping, Kevin Stoy, Gregory Grarnann Row 3: Julie Zimmerman, Kristin Schmidt, Kerri Bewick, Christy Hol lar, Wiiliam Campbell, Peter Cecil, Geoffrey Haven, Rebecca Zemans, Alan Campana, Ryan Me Namara, Chad Blackney, Matthew Rose photo by Evan Busch 4th Anderson Front Row: Courtney Sempliner, Alix Sorrell, Mary Kerkorian, Natalie Rivkin, Jessica Kositz, Jason Crum, Catherine McAran, Emily Rudman Row 2: Alexandra Claps, Jennifer Miller, Abby Moeddel, Susan Luth, Nila Ellison, Esther Lee, Jennifer Dombrowski Row 3: Jessica Lutz, Christopher Budnick, Melissa McGivern, Jessica Vanderlan, Joanna Zasloff, Brian Pelloski Row 4: Uchenna Ahanonu, Brian Gougherty, Nari TenKley, Loren Gorosh Row 5: Andrew Harrington, Temujin Nana photo by Grace Wong Front Row: Christyna Torrez, Megan Marod, Amy Wahlfietd, Heather Freeman, Lindsey McCormick, Cara Sandelands, Julia MacEwan, Joseph Le Favi Row 2: Nicholas Wilson, Jessica Hollander, Victoria Shulman, Benjamin Stein, Shefali Kothari, Lauren McCreary, Leslie Ward, Christopher Multa, Row 3: Michael Swiryn, Theresa Ewaid, John Park, Jess Piskor, Blair Parker, Adam Irish, Alexandra Anderson, Frances Reade, Kirnberly Jacobson, David Deeg, Alexander Wolk, Matthew Vanhuffel, Kevin Fosnacht Row 4: Eric Cirnbalik, Christopher Kramer photo by Evan Busch Housing 237 A goldfish gracefully glides around its bowl in an East Quad dorm room. Students living in residence halls were able to keep fish in the dorms rooms this year, photo by Naomi Trager Far from home, some students sought refuge in a furry (or scaly, or feathered) friend. Pets were a regular part of college life for students. For the first time, University Housing al- lowed goldfish to be kept in the dorms this year, not only expanding living options for students residing on campus but also making the dorms feel more like home. " I think fish in the dorms is a great idea, but my boyfriend and his friend, who live in South Quad, had a goldfish and it jumped out of the bowl and then somebody stepped on it, " said junior English major Stephanie Sackellares. Students living in off -campus housing also opened their homes to animals. Some frater- nity houses had dogs or other pets as " mas- cots, " while students living elsewhere off- campus often looked forward to acquiring a pet to share with new roommates. " My friend lives in the apartment next to me and we decided to get a kitten to share. We got it from the Humane Society. I like to cuddle with it, but we mainly use it to try to pick up girls, " said sophomore LSA student Andrew Miller. However, some students, for whatever rea- son, chose not to live with pets while at school. Some students had leases that prohibited pets from living in the dwelling. " My roommate ' s family lives on a farm and so it ' s weird to him to have animals in the house, so I didn ' t even try to suggest getting a pet for our apartment, " said junior psychology major Shan- non Haley. Whatever their pet, whatever reason they had for keeping one, many students enjoyed the company of animals, making college life and living away from home feel more like home. 238 Pets T rl f Quad 3rd Hinsdale Front Row: Irving Washington, Rebecca Mostov, Rosario Long Mendez, Alena Acker, David Caplan, Zachary Schulman, Anand Giridharadas, Margaret Conway, Sage Hales Row 2: Miguel Pineda, Adrianne Davis, Krislina Lewis, Kristen Howard, Teyonna Simpson, Laura Merlo, Ananda Cohen, Abinash Mishra, Jane Fletcher, Christina Berg Row 3: Erica Carlson, Sarah Johnson, Laura Knollenberg, Sarah Tasman, Mayur Chudasarna, William Borden, Elizabeth Ray Row 4: Daniel Trudeau, Susan Harter, Lindsay Alexander, Philip Surles, Washington Irving Row 5: Lauren Marquez, Andrew Taylor-Fabe, Milton John, Sarah Shotwell, Lee Ewing, Elisabeth Lawrence, Carlie Debuysscher Row 6: Paul Neuman, Rebecca George, Cierra Colbert, Kirk Tans, Aaron Vanderhaar photo by Evan Busch 2nd Tyler-Greene Front Row: Katherine Tainsh, Paola Amador, Nate Carsten, Sam Wong, Dalia Oppenheimer, Rachel Kessler, Whitney Elliott, Carol Gray Row 2: Victoria Tunkel, Bradley Dupay, Christopher Kiekintveld, Kathryn Hecker, Andrew Lemarbe, Lisa Moore, Benjamin Rickert photo by Evan Busch 3rd Tyler-Greene Front Row: Rita Aouad, Hannah Fenster, Catherine Groat, Emily Litznerski, Lindsay Fox, Falyne Fry, Michelle Baladi, Anne Szczesny, Lauren Mendelson, Amanda Sardone, Kenneth Kim Row 2: Luis Diaz-Merheb, Ofer Reger, Andrew Wong, Yvonne Perett, Jason Yang, Shoshana Cohen-Fraade, Eric Littler, Kristen Balfour, Mikal Stewart, Dean Joyce Row 3: Paul Biack, Graham Smith, Jared Jeffers, Mark Benton, Stephen Holwerda, Matthew Malecki, Patrick Kim, Shawn Slon, Joel Liimatainen, Matthew Margeson photo by Evan Busch 4th Tyler-Greene Front Row: Brook Wright, Caitlin Smith, Michelle Lieder, Olga Frankstein, Row 2: Avrum Jacobson Katherine Den Bleyker, Nicole Dub, Suzanne Lambert, Kristen Werner, Meera Meerkov, Brian Knoch Row 3: Mario Batalla, Melanie Larson, Mary Jo, Christina Morrow, James Me Lenaghan, Marcia Stabryla, Meredith Raymond, Brian Meek Row 4: Jonah Leach, Logan Dorrell, Seth Koehler, Daniel Aghion, Steven Schostak, Joel Kornblau photo by Evan Busch 2nd Prescott Front Row: Emmanuel Okoro, Jason Harris, Armen Terjimanian, Mike Delmedico, Isaac Robinovitz, Wooshik Shin, Samuel Ross, Tamara Neering, Maria Espinosa Row 2: Moira Birss, lystra Housing 239 1st Mosher Front Row: Knstopher Hammerberg, Robert Hynds, Sean Kienzle, Justin Mitchelson, David Lim, Michael Zimmer, Weon Rhee. Thomas Grisoni Row 2: Michael Herbst, Anthony Cornish, David Hesford, Duncan Smith photo by Abby Johnson Focusing on her stride, a student runs on a treadmill at the CCRB. With the NCRB on North Campus and the IM and CCRB on Central Campus, the University provided many venues for students to keep fit. photo by Audra Rowley In an effort to stay fit, students around campus used University resources as well as creating an individual exercise plan to fight the pounds, especially the freshman fifteen that created problems throughout the school year. Tina Pruthyaputtra, a junior movement sci- ence major, attempted to workout almost every day for about one to two hours in the IM building a location she chose because of conve- nience, she spent most of her time in the gym working on treadmills and bikes but tried to spend at least four days a week weightlifting. Exercise is beneficial to live a longer life, " she said. " I think it ' s really important to work out as often as you can for health reasons. When you get older, it gets a lot harder to get yourself out of bed and actually go do something. " Third year law student Karun Naga agreed. " It ' s nice to break the mold of the day, some- thing to change the pace of studying because you spend the whole day going to class and most of the evening studying too. So it ' s im- portant to find a way to take the frustration out and get back on that mental edge. " The CCRB was also a popular place stu- dents utilized to keep in shape. " I try to go as often as I can. It ' s really nice having something in the Hill area where I can keep the freshman fifteen off, " said first-year political science major Monica Regan, who spent time working out on stairmaster machines as well as an addi- tional muscletoning routine of sit-ups and weights. " It ' s a good place to socialize and sort of take a break from homework too. " Like the CCRB, the NCRB provided and oppor- tunity for students living on North campus to stay fit. First-year sociology major Tamara Braun took advantage of the pool by doing about twenty laps per day. " It ' s so important to find something you enjoy doing or else you won ' t keep up with it. I love swimming every day and it feels odd when I don ' t. " 240 Exercise Masher Jordan 2nd Jordan Front Row: David Biltekoff, Peter Panagopoulos, Laura McGilton, Katie Morris, Enka Baron, Jamie Turner, Renee Markham, Matthew Hardy Row 2: Stephen Hoffman, Farhaan Mir, John Schwartz, Albert Chao, Ryan Holmes, Ryan Watkins, Stephan Bobaiik, Bert Shurly Row 3: Bradley Thomson, Aaron Jacobs, Jeffrey Kopa, randon Dec, Isaiah King, Saradhi Saripalli, Christopher Jenkins photo by Abby Johnson 4th Mosher Middle First Row: (Catherine Calice, Alexa Plant, Esra Karaca, Sandra Merritt, Christine Miller, Stephanie Chen Chin Lin Row 2: Jamiecee Baker, Lisa Williams, Anna Sutherland, Mark Weber, Sean Casady, Christina Daris, Erin Conlon photo by Abby Johnson 5th Mosher Front Row: Bethany Underwood, Ashley Storrs, Brtanna Dawn Widener, Lindsey Vastola, Jenese Reynolds, Joelle Jackson, Shanikia Little, Kathleen McConville Row 2: Leslie Waddell, Alanna Jackson, Audrey Genniel Brewer, Sara Grady, Abigail Lobas, Melissa Tummino, Caroline Chen, Amy Putin, Gretchen Meyer Row 3: Bridget Bolterstein, Amanda Engel, Erica Schmidt, Katie Kring, Jenny Ballinger, Shelley Odronic, Melissa McCoin, Laura Shereda, Meghan Cherry, Jennifer Denise Floyd, Latrice Brown photo by Abby Johnson 1st Jordan Front Row: Jodi Zamore, Anne Hermann, Kathleen Warschefsky, Elise Metzger, Ryan Baril, Nicole Lomerson Row 2: Katie Pape, Liz Horbach, Melissa Bylsrna, Kay Bhagat, Jennie Putvin photo by Abby Johnson Front Row: Matthew Gilgenbach, Andrew Dewitt, Brian Spinneweber, Ryan Stein, Timothy Williams, Steven Ludwig, Karan Virmani, Robert Salter Row 2: Brian Lafer, Randall Faust, Eric Jankowski, David Cotter, Ian Gifford, Andrew Thompson Photo by Abby Johnson Housing 241 A leaking sink causes headaches in an already disastrous dorm room. Older residence halls experienced more maintenance requests than newer ones due to the aging facilities. The Housing Department offered a 24- hour " Fix-it " hotline for residents to submit repair requests, photo by Susan Chalmers Residence halls became home away from home for students electing to live there for eight months. In order to create a welcoming, " home-like " environment, resi- dence halls were often well-maintained and well-run. However, a few students experi- enced the occasional disaster that sent resi- dents into a frenzy. Although West Quad has fire walls built in between rooms in order to prevent fires from spreading, it is the only residence hall with this safety feature. Fire provided a problem for a select few residents, but the consquences were often very traumatic. " Last year I had a friend in South Quad whose room caught on fire. She had a Menorah on the television with paper towel under it. The paper towel caught on fire and then spread. It was a two week-long disaster for her; she was super-stressed out and could not attend classes or focus on any of her school work, " said sophomore political science major Erin Mote. Sometimes the most innocent of tasks turned to a disaster without students realizing the consquences of their actions until it was too late. " My friend lived in West Quad last year. Her roommate left her humidifier on over Christmas vacation. When she returned back to West Quad after vacation all of her windows were broken and there was mold on everything in her room. My friend didn ' t know what to do so she called Fix-It. They replaced the window, but her room smelled like mold for the rest of the year, " said sophomore engineering major Georgette Obeidi. Practical jokes also proved to be disasterous for several students by creating chaos in their daily lives. " After the first snowfall of the year, West Quad stole all of the furniture from South Quad. There is an annual tradition betweent the two dorms. Unfortunately West Quad won this year, " said sophomore biological psychology major Megan Scuderi. 242 Dorm Disasters Jordan 5th Center A Front Row: Molly Van Appledorn, Sonia Sahney, Tiffany Taylor, Michelle Woloszyn, Umpai Poopat, Aimee Conslantine, Manjing Wong, Erin Webster Row 2: Kathryn Hentkowski, Anne Halfmann, Victoria Chien, Lynne Gratz, Krista Lupinetti, Emily Kesek, Andrea Schultz Row 3: Virginia Tanis, Lauren Clark, Latrice Willis, Brianna Thompson, Melanie Simmons, Yee Phu, Stacey Richardson photo by Abby Johnson 5th Center B Front Row: Christy Schroeder, Yanhang Ma, Melissa Goris, Tina Son, Rachel Warnick, Ami Bhatt, Susan Reading, Lisa Schaldenbrand, Julie Quasarano, Anna Laroy Row 2: Nicole Larocca, Kelly Burgess, Tamar Gontovnik, Melissa Chase, Lindsey Csonka, Megan Flynn, Jillian Centanni, Jillian Murphy, Lindsay Harding, Katie Herta Row 3: Kaleena Settlemyre, Martha Lofgren, Myra Wilder, Vanessa Byrwa, Meredith Hasse, Lani Koczara, Sara Tunstall, Jennifer Reiners, Sarah Ray Photo by Abby Johnson 4th Jordan Center Front Row: Kenneth Kuklock, Johnathan Childs, David Lee, Sheldon Peters, Peter Roach, Jonathan Woodard, Jeffery Hill, Melissa Balun Row 2: Peter Huff, Jason Roth, Babawole Akin- Aina, Pauljude Valencia, Christopher Sutler, Nicholas Reidenbach, Jordan Propper, Curtis Hiller photo by Abby Johnson 4th Jordan End Front Row: Katherine Knox, Julie Humphries, Sarah Thompson, Krista Luli, Julie Swistak Row 2: Jennifer Prins, Erica Wollerman, Lisa Dewaelsche, Tiffany Torres, Andrea Veryser, Jane Feddes Row 3: Carolyn Ballintine, Michelle Maturen, Sarah Scherdt, Alyssa Tharrett, Erin Byrne photo by Abby Johnson 5th Jordan End Front Row: Morgan Johnson, Carolyn Wineland, Jennifer Babst, Martha Yocum, Kristal Vardaman, Sara Kasun, Jodi Miller, Kelly Carr, Carrie Graham Row 2: Emily Mitchell, Andrea Dorsten, Anastasia Meadows, Preetha lyengar, Rachel Colimo, Tiffany Buckley, Kara Jacobs, Alexis Marz, Nora Fitzgerald, Elizabeth Rourke, Melanie Zepick Row 3: Dayna Leplatte, Bethany Bezak, Natalie Pollman, Ebonie Byoden, Kate Longcore, Sarah Zakaria, Margaret Dinner, Francesca Vitale, Julie Ricks photo by Abby Johnson Housing 243 Bursley 2nd Sanford Front Row: Kathleen Krause, Chereese Foster, Gretchen Hilburger, Elizabeth Zorza, Tamara Braun, Shaina Taelman Row 2: Rebecca Fairweather , Reshma Shah, Gwendolyn Suiter, Anne Vallone, Brandee Clark photo by Evan Busch Waiting for the bus to depart from the stop, students anticipate returning back to their dorm rooms. The Bursley Baits bus served as the main form of trans- portation for students living on North Campus, photo by Audra Rowley To some the bus system was the biggest pain in the butt on campus, even though it may have been their primary means of transportation. There were many different opinions about the buses at the University but one thing was clear, no matter how many people complained riding the buses was inevitable for some. Jeffrey Parker, a first-year mechanical engineer- ing student said, " Without the buses my one hour programming class on North Campus would end up being a three hour trip because it would take forever to walk there and back. The buses turn what could be at least a half-hour walk into a ten minute bus ride. " For all those students who had class on North Campus and lived on Central or vice versa, the bus system was a necessity. Not only did 244 Commuting the buses provide a mode of transportation but they also provided a basis for story telling and conversation. Sophomore Lisa Kamat, an engineering stu- dent, said, " Some of the best stories I know have come from the bus. One time there was this group of kids who were riding the bus. This guy got up before the bus stopped, and started walking towards the door. One of the little boys saw him do this so he got up too. He didn ' t realize though that he would keep moving forward when the bus stopped. The look on his face was so priceless when the bus stopped ! He caught himself though so he didn ' t fall or any- thing but you could totally tell that he was really shocked that he just kept moving when the bus stopped. " For the most part students seemed to be pretty happy with the bus system, and the stories that could be collected from a ride, but there were a few that saw room for some big time improvement. First year engineering student Ja- son Rice said, " The buses are such a pain. For the most part they are on time but the schedule is kind of screwy and the drivers aren ' t the best. Also, there needs to be a few more stops outside of the center of central campus. There are very few outside of the C.C. Little - Student Union area. " Bursley 3rd Sanford Front Row: Isidore Alastra, Fernando Serna, James Keller, Samuel Lasser Row 2: Steven Katz, Robert Scott, Saul Gomez, William Bastian, Adam Gregory, Sidney Bailey Row 3: Michael Powers, Zachary Metoyer, Jason Wilson, Andrew Barnhart, Sikanth Maddipati, Matthew Trevor, Tony Jaracz photo by Evan Busch 4th Sanford Front Row: Lisa So, Nikita Gohel, Em ilie Rex, Julie Rajagopal, Sarali Joshi, Rachel Estrada Row 2: Kathryn Meyer, Hannah Marsh, Ann Bernard, Megan Stevenson, JoAnna Spanos, Melissa Stroebel photo by Evan Busch 5th Sanford First Row: Elizabeth Spiteri, Kimberly Gillis, Dana Tinsley, Jason Evans, Laura Blubaugh, Jessica Harbor Row 2: Matthew Ross, Raja Ramadas, Cara Shapiro, Sharon Chapp, Bethany Christian Cooper, Lindsey Weinstein Row 3: Asha Matthew, Jocelyn Frank, Brian Leja, Jim Pfent, Christopher Vermillion, Jay Kapfen, Eric Chan photo by Evan Busch 4th Bartlett Front Row: Jamal Daniel, Corey Griee, Benjamin Laprairie, Galen Stevens, Graham Fiorani, Michael Yagley, Christopher McCurry Row 2: Mark Hodges, Michael Toth, Eric Skalski, Evan Daigle, Jared Goulart, Kevin Nowak photo by Evan Busch Front Row: Leslie Goo, Marissa Bayman, Robyn Goldberg, Kimberly Sampson, Norma Hargrow, Nicole Eisenmann, Lisa Ferguson Row 2: Emily Western, Susanna Shamban, Lisa Trendell, Victoria DeCarlo, Ellen Livesay, Ashley Milne, Yuliya Dernovskaya Row 3: Iris Doss, Erin Clark, Amy Lee, Jo Chen, Nicoie Bober, Allyson Bennett, Erin Brooks, Katie Volckens, Anne Roesher, Danielle Klya photo by Evan Busch Housing 245 DUEWEKE Discussing housing options with a potential landlord, two students prepare to sign a lease. Some landlords were respectful of students ' needs while others had no consideration for their tenants, photo by Abby Johnson For some University students, the disadvantages of residence halls were just too much to bear. But in their search for off- campus housing and apartments, these stu- dents discovered landlords - a prospect much worse than just the inedible food and tiny rooms of the dorms. Divya Jain, a junior majoring in biology and economics, had plenty to say about the sub- ject. When she arrived at her new apartment, there was a half-full keg in the closet, pizza smeared on the walls and bananas rotting in the cabinets. " Our landlord is cheap, and she was rude to my parents, " Jain said angrily. " Our apartment was completely trashed when we got there, and it took a lot of coaxing and the presence of a lawyer to get our landlord to clean it up. It was ridiculous. " Jain was definitely not up for a repeat performance for the 2001-2002 school year. " Last year, my landlord rocked, " she said. " He ' s giving us an apartment next year, so we ' re going back to him. " Sophomore art history major Molly Maxwell also experienced problems with her landlord. " My ceiling fell in the first week of school, " she said. " It took a week for that to get fixed. And right now, my room is freezing! " LSAfirst-yearstudentlrsanShuttari ' sencoun- ters with his landlord were not quite as extreme as Maxwell and Jain ' s, but problematic none the less. " Our landlord is putting our apartment up for sale and we didn ' t know about this when we first rented out the place, " he said. " We were thinking about staying here for four years, and now we have to decide where we ' re going to go, because more than likely, the apartment ' s going to be gone in a year. I wish he would have told me back in September when I took the apart- ment. " Although there were most likely fair, reason- able landlords that existed in Ann Arbor, most students agreed that those type of landlords were hard to find. Because of this, the stereo- types of greedy, lazy and dishonest landlords in the city lived on. 246 Landlords 6th Bartlett Front Row: Anne Byrne, Marisa Dickmeyer, Courtney Larson, Diana Ganz, (Catherine Preston, Amanda Kading, Dana Brody, Rachel Sigsbey, Alexandria Cadotle Row 2: Annissa Spratt, Alicia Hall, Radha Shah, Morgan Kuntze, Andrea Carone, Sarah Kehlenbeck, Nicole Naum, Kati Britt, Mary Dardarian, Katie Borer, Kristin Wolff, Sarah Buckley, Christina Davidson Row 3: Laura McCreary, Jessica Bleha, Jessica Bucks, Alaina O ' Connor, Maybelle Yeurn, Mona Patel, Lauren Hooper, Archana Raui, Melissa Byrnes, Colleen White, Aqua-Raven Davis photo by Evan Busch 7th Bartlett Front Row: Brittany Chase, Alana Draper, Lynn Chau, Karon Sanderson, Kara Dupuy, Myrna Vaca Row 2: Amy Jaick, Amy Berger, Alyson Lobert, Olivia Martin, Barbara Riso, Katherine Schwartz, Clare Schaldenbrand, Jennifer Karr, Courtney Aston Row 3: Emily Senk, Cheryl Hark, Kelly Hach, Ltndsay Regnery, Sangeetha Lakshminarayanan, Erica Velasco, Trad Kern photo by Evan Busch 2nd Hamilton , , , Yung- Hsin Ho, Timothy Krohn, Kush Gulati, Shaun Tan, Da Szewczyk Row 3: Tomas Sirgedas, Rajendra Gorrepati, Stephen Karamon, Daniel Dault, Daniel Kurikesu, Brandon Weiner, Richard Nobbe, Marc Wong photo by Evan Busch 3rd and 4th Hamilton Front Row: Amy Greschaw, Heather Truesdall, John Rhyu, Timothy Wang, Connel Pinto Row 2: Dana Barowsky, Gina Fraternali, Casey Harrity, Erica Howard, Brian Aspinali, Daniel Cook, Harvard Parker, Peter Zora, Jason Milliner photo by Evan Busch 5th Hamilton Front Row: James Cotton, Carrie Thorson, Tony Muka, Benjamin Miller, Bethany Shapland, Robert Bartz Row 2: Erik Domino, Adam Forney, Alex Wagner, John Choike, Travis Cossairt, Howard Ng, Nathaniel Kuhn, Jonathan Moniaci photo by Evan Busch Housing 247 Bursley 3Y COLLEEN JAY 1st Rotvig Front Row: Nicholas Ferrerira, Joel Coplen, Mark Majewski, Rajat Shrivastava, Travis Zdeb, Ben Heymer, Darrin Tracy Row 2: Matthew Forsythe, Justin Darish, Ven Kolli, Dae Young Jeong, Swarup Misra, Aron Gladden, Gregory Graves, Ryan DeBolski, Jonathan Young, Scott Buchbinder photo by Evan Busch Taking his clothes from the dryer, a student makes sure they are dry. Doing laundry was a chore that most students did as infrequently as possible, photo by Mike Cutri. The search for a house or an apartment may begin as early as September for some students on campus. The process of selecting the perfect living environment had many factors for stu- dents, such as location and pricing. After the roommates found their special place among the streets of Ann Arbor, they began the hardest part of their journey; moving in and living together in peace and harmony. Some students might have gotten their first taste at cleaning a house or an apartment when their sloppy roommate from freshman year left all of their unwashed dishes in the sink. With differing schedules, one refrigerator and no dishwasher, the house may have come to a resolution that none of their parents dreamed possible. A chore list. Nicole Kacor, a junior English major said, " We made a chore list to delegate different responsibilities. The house became messy with six active girls. " However, this method of organized team- work was not prevalent among most students. Junior political science major Jon Lui exclaimed as he stepped over an old pizza box, " When the mold in the showers starts to clog the drain, and the flies are definitely breeding and fester- ing in the sink and the trash bags, we know we have at least a week before it starts to get really bad. It ' s no more fun and games when you get to college, it ' s all about cleanliness. " With a left-over keg blocking the doorway and a mountain of dishes touching the ceiling, junior organizational studies major Erica Antoncew provided her method of cleanliness. " When my room gets too messy, I push every- thing under the bed. " Whether the student claimed to be a glori- fied clean freak or as messy as a pig, the houses and apartments on campus all had their own unique charm. 248 Chores arban Row 3: Craig Williams, Daniel Yowell, Brian Ver rjuna Reddy, Michael Swayze, Michael Carroll, Bradley B hnfn hv Fvan Rn .rh 3rd Rotvig Front Row: James Meulendyke, Benjamin Dubid, Nathan Zamarson, Thaddeus Hart, Charles Cox, Brian Buck, Jason Lewkowicz, Steve Berg Row 2: Ross MacKenzie, Dan Coppens, Tin Chak Yu, Everett Wong, Chris Cassidy, Duncan Hromadka, Matthew Barren, Kwarne Ofori Row 3: Nema Sayadiam, Jesse Villanueva, Elliott Walter, Dave Stajiniger, Josh Meyer, Akhil Bansal, John Baun, Dan Green, Charles Grumbine, Davis Hwang photo by Evan Busch 4th Rotvig First Row: Tanille Brooks, Nicholas Solon, Kelly Sulick, Sara Hocking, Sarah Smart, Lauryn Quinn, Courtney Lewis, Carrie Marshall Row 2: Chuan Yao Cheng, Jirapat Jirasirikul, Doug Urquhart, Kathryn Thomas, Melissa Hedlund, Paul Maandig, HaeJin Lee, Rebecca Ramsey, Lauren Yael Leyser, Emily Schwartz Row 3: Artem Dmytrenw, Sooho Lee, Karl Meisterheirn, Matt MeKeoun, Matthew Oblak, Adam Tury, Dana Spindler, Dave Noy photo by Evan Busch 1st Van Hoosen Front Row: Morgan Cornell, Steve Palazzolo, Eric Kraft, Jason Hsu, John Scatamacchia, Jason Siegel, Ted Way, Henry Shih, Sharat Naik Row 2: Josh Rovey, Edward Keogh, Sachin Sabnis, Geoff Mayers, Rob Goodspeed, Adebisi Adewunmi, Jason Cheng, Brian Puchaia, Herman Kwong, Robert Beier Row 3: Justin Sears, Andy Thiel, Travis Hobria, Adam van Staveren, Michael Work, Kyle Herrity, Andrew Lanoix, Chrts Drumgoole, Derek Herbert, Marco Fujimoto, Han Lev photo by Evan Busch Front Row: Julie Mattzman, Michele Persin, Jacqueline Manifold, Ami Thekdi, Susan Chalmers, Alice Knoebel, Sarah Kwon Row 2: Kathleen Jordan, Elishae Johnson, Marcy Urbance, Layla Black, Ashley Gearherdt, Caroline Purceil, Heejung Hong, Sara Heidenescher Row 3: Jessica Hensley, Jill Ho, Jenifer Shreve, Jennifer Johnson, Kimberly Lemieux, Joi Thomas, Julia Lehning, Krystal Smith, Anna Falkowska photo by Evan Busch .thehou ;-- ' - ' Housing 249 BY ALYSSA ROSEN Working together, two students try to solve a difficult problem. Study lounges could be found in all residence halls, providing students with convenient places to do their work. photo by Susan Chalmers University housing had a great deal to offer students: a quick way to make friends, easy access to food, cleaning services, in house advi- sors. Yet as everyone who went through the experience of living in a dorm would attest, it was necessary to surrender many of the com- forts of home in exchange for these conve- niences. One of the most potent concerns about dorm life was the issue of where to study. Between the small desks overwhelmed by large computers, roommates who liked TV and neighbors with loud stereos, students found it hard to concentrate in the dorm rooms. The logical solution for many students was to find a favorite study spot among one of the many to which veterans migrated. While some found home in nearby dorm lounges, many were forced to brave the weather and relocate elsewhere on campus. Coffee shops were often a favorite haven - they offered a relaxing and pleasant atmosphere with low-level background noise and many opportunities for breaks to chat with friends. Y et coffee shop studying was not for the distractible. During midterms and finals these popular spots got so flooded by students with their heads in books, it was hard to find a place to sit and even harder to keep one ' s mind from wandering. By far the most popular places to study were campus libraries, yet even these offered varying degrees of social activity. Students could choose between the bustling Under- graduate Library, quieter reading rooms in the Graduate Library and Union Study Lounge and the ever-popular, virtually silent Law Library. LSA junior Jennifer Waterbury found her niche in the Law Library. " I loved to study in the Law Quad because it was just so beautiful there! And in the springtime the view of architecture in the Quad was gorgeous. " Of course, dis- tance was always a key factor in deciding study location. During finals the Law Library and Union Lounge were teeming with South Quad and West Quad residents who would not en- dure the cold, long walk to the Undergraduate Library for anything - not even that favorite seat by the window. 250 Studying 3rd Van Hoosen Front Row: Leslie Taylof, Eva Tse, Chung-Nga Janice Kwan, Kaye Guidugli, Annie Hagar, Rachel Easley, Julia Shershavin Row 2: Elissa Myers, Lisa Edwards, Melissa Storck, Nicole Eichenberg, Jessica Barker, Anna Bobinsky, Camiile Wilson, Julie Kirk, Shaili Jain Row 3: Shana Fu, Erica Balkurn, Loni Benkert, April Ucci, Melissa Czuprenski, Mart Howe, Alissia Kass, Kate Queram photo by Evan Busch 4th Van Hoosen Front Row: Eddie Duchateler, Andy Crabtree, David Lam, Thanh Pham, Angela Prange, Alysia Kleese, Nicole Milos, Amy Lifshitz Row 2: James McGinnis, Nate Payne, Michael Romano, Daniel Warren, Adriaan Zuiderweg, John Pulker, Nathan Hall, Ntcole Durham photo by Evan Busch 4th Douglas Front Row: Christopher Van Ittersum, Ky!e O ' neill, Ross Wiltshire- Gomez, Joshua Breitzer, Brian Druchniak, Jake Crawford, Pangjen Liu Row 2: Zubm Kapadia, Kyle Winters, Scott Showalter, Benjamin Chess, Aditya Prasad, Eric Shieh, Christopher Lees, Matthew Ng Row 3: Andy Chong Sam, Robert Chapin, Robb Nannini, Chia Hung Chu, Patrick Brown, Todd Davis, Joshua Hover, Christopher Perpich Row 4: Michael Rodehorst, Jeffrey Gregory, Joshua Beach, Andrew Strobe, Michael Garbacik, Ahmir Rashid, Bradley Carroll, Eric Day photo by Evan Busch 5th Douglas Front Row: Omari Jackson, Matthew Brasic, Dave Ostreicher, Tim Mabin, Brian Kerr, Nathan Picotte, Winthrop Watts Row 2: Jeff Snyder, Tajuan Jones, Steven Chang, Chin-Kuan Wang, Chris Metcalf, Pramod Kakarala, Tom Lin, Paul Denning, Sang Hoon Lee, Daryl Stephens, Bryan Bielawski Row 3: Kenny Kronstadt, Michael Ferguson, Vince Waianze, Elwood Davis, Scott Seaman, Michael Adamisin, Brent Heswood, Patrick Durham, Matt Rieger, Michael Shea, Giancarlo Valle, Michael Katelman, Thomas Feisel photo by Evan Busch 6th Douglas Front Row: Darren Keese, Adam Malorance, Leonard Choon Joo Lee, Issei Sugimoto, Dan Wilansky, Carl Sepura Row 2: Kevin Robitaille, Marcus Wilson, Simeon Dwyer, David Licht, David Mollo-Christensen, Wyatt Istvan-Mitchell, Paul Ly, John Downer photo by Evan Busch Housing 251 Bursley 7th Douglas Front Row: Saumil Shah, Matt Hammer, Aurnab Biswas, Jeff Allotta, Brittan Gill, Tou Fue Thao Row 2: Pranau Rungta, Benny Assefa, Russell Del Toro, Ben Burshad, Christopher Walters, John Schreiner, Ken-ichi Yoshida, Matthew Kalasho Row 3: l-Ting Lai, Abhimanyu Thackersey, Cesay Fors, Brent Frey, Derrick Land, Robert Gaisey, Steven Peterson, Craig Paridy, Vincent Irizarry photo by Evan Busch Covered with a blanket, a student sleeps on a rug on the floor. Students who disliked hosting overnight guests in their rooms were comforted by the fact that the University allowed visitors to stay no longer than 3 days, photo by Susan Chalmers Although being roommates strengthened the friendship between two students, sharing a room also meant a lot of physical proximity - and not always just with one ' s roommate. Often, students found themselves stuck with an unwanted third party when the other roommate invited friends over. " We usually have people stay the night at least once every two weeks, and people pass through here regularly, " said Adam Duncan, a junior major- ing in electrical engineering. Most daytime visitors did not bother Duncan, but he admitted there were instances when guests made him feel uncomfortable. " I usually feel the need to leave the room when my roommate ' s girlfriend comes over, " he said. " Sometimes I leave also if a guest is over that I don ' t know very well. ..and sometimes having overnight guests on school nights bugs me. " But Duncan ' s sacrifices did not go unrewarded. " When my roommate ' s girlfriend spends the night, it ' s assumed that he ' owes me ' a favor, " he grinned. " He ' s paid for my laundry before, and he helped me stand up to a very mean guitar shop owner in the past. It all depends. " Bethany Barrus, an LSA first-year student complained, " Sometimes in the middle of the night, my roommates will come home around four. They ' ll just bring some people and they ' ll fall asleep on the floor, and I won ' t know who they are in the morning! " In any case, the key to peaceful co-existence was obviously compromise - something Univer- sity students learned a lot about in their years with roommates. 252 Visitors Front Row: Frank Fetters, Christopher Fecfeau, Bradley Chuminatto, Sameer Patel, Michael Prohaska Row 2: Evan Sledge, Adam Polito, Brian Allen, Leon Shen-Yu Tan, DarrenLosey.Chen Ma photo by Evan Busch 6th Van Duren 4th Lewis Front Row: John Church, Edward Park, Samit Mehta, Eric Richardville, Bryan Southwlck, Peter Song Row 2: James Clarahan, Brandon Bell, Andy Park, Evan Mactarlane, Timothy Lee Nasmolhoda, Curtis Seaman, Jason Otto, Konstantinos Boukouris Row 3: Matt McGrail, Gary Lisowski, Jason Phelps, Brad Fioering, Jon Zurawski, Phil Ranta photo by Evan Busch 5th Lewis Front Row: Laura Moore, Arnyre Satterwhite, Kristin Casanova, Nkiruka Uwazurike, Jannon Farkis, Torre Finzel, Kim Carfore, Tara iller Row 2: Lindsey Hartgrove, Alexandra Malloy, Rachel Herman, Claire McLean, Janie Fisher, Alicia Eccles, Puja Ravani, Robin Stein, Rachel Bricklm Row 3: Carolyn Logsdon, Rayana Bitar, Sarah Zicherman, Brooke Kirchner, Lisa Campau, Katherine Klynstra, Ashley Johnson, Mishara Walker, Micheaia Ferguson, Monica Topharn, Ananne Kindle, Kiki Lauya photo by Evan Busch 6th Lewis First Row: Paul Batkins, Angela Julian, Brooke Thompson, Lisa Williams, Julie Williams, Manuel Chavez Row 2: Stephen Haselschwerdt, Satsuki Takahashi, Emily Cloutier, Renee Keller, Marietsa Edje, David Thelen, April Harvey Row 3: Daniel Rodriguez, Jeremy Harris, Aimee Kurshnereit, Abigail Peters, Carol Weng, Bob Schroder, Nikia Williams, Chris Gralke, Prashant Patel Row 4: Christopher Dave, Kurt Klein, Steven Cunningham, Ashoo Jain, Meghan Roach, Benjamin Kallenbach, Ellen Cooper, Mike Anderson, Sara Morrison, Michael Seider, Brian Gleason photo by Evan Busch Front Row: Krysta! Baggs, Tina Nicolussi, Brands Taylor, Michelle Taylor, Heather Burney, Tiffany Ostrowski Row 2: James Yarosz, Bryan Lers, Toccara Walker, Lisa McAnuff, Alvin Potti, Christopher Bozzelli Row 3: Michael Chan, Jim Shehadi, Clark Lamrners, Erin Lang, Katie Francis, Stacy Anderson Row 4: James Newsome, Malik Hansen, Louis Eisenstein, Adam Trock, John Donovan, Nick Morley, Ian McKnight photo by Evan Busch i their f Housing 253 Realty companies often place signs in windows in order to attract students ' attention. Advertisements began as early as October in order to help students find quality housing, photo by Abby Johnson. In between exams and papers, students had an additional concern of great importance to address: where would they be living next year? The feeling of independence and living away from the family was novel and exhilarating. However, new pressures and re- sponsibilities existed even more prevalently than in University housing. Price, location and, of course, availability were key factors students considered when scouring the area for a place to live. Students searched for housing on com- pletely unique timetables, depending on their priorities. " As long as we figure it out by winter break, that ' s fine with me, " stated LSA sopho- more Brad Pepper decisively. However, heavy workloads and a busy schedule as a whole could severely limit the amount of time stu- dents were willing to spend worrying about such a distant concern. Additionally, a student may have remained undecided about his part- ners in the leasing venture. The student body of the University con- tained diversity at virtually all levels. Finding suitable housing was a tedious process in itself, but many students would testify that selecting fellow roommates could be even more taxing. One individual may have suddenly found one- self halfway through the year with no concrete plan for the future and a rapidly decreasing number of options. Another group of friends may have been forced to decide on an eighth housemate. Should their first choice accept the invitation, where would the remaining students find themselves? If there is no viable choice for that final spot in a house or apartment, would the tenants advertise for a random roommate, or would they elect to divide the cost amongst themselves? LSA sophomore Melissa Harris lamented, " By the time my friends figured out who we would be living with, the house we had our eyes on had been leased already. Most of the places left are just too far from campus, and we started looking in October! " 254 Housing Hunt 5th Van Duren Front Row: Shivani Raval, Laura Butler, Meredith Sharoky, Soojung Chang, Alanna Thompson, Meredith Fleming, Kasey Hagerman Row 2: Melissa Reaume, Lindsey Morgan, Ragan Olczak, Shehal Patel, Mary Morales, Gillian Hann, Sarah Ettinger, Reena Agarwal, Kara Davis Row 3: Martha Haile, Doree Powell, Ellie Swemba, Jacquise Durifoy, Shayna Cherry, Kristen Hewell, Kaitlin Murphy, Evita Nedelkoska, Laurice Thrasher photo by Evan Busch Mary Markley Front Row: Chnstyne Anguio, Jessica Germain, Courtney Collins, Robin Webb, Sara Sanchez, Carly Gold, Kenneth Black Row 2: Tamara Dawson, Dominique Guice, Elizabeth Lennox, Erica Shipp, Deanna Chatman, Daniel Sheill, Avni Vora Row 3: Nicholas Grocholski, Katherine Newman, Beau Truex, Brandon Chesla, Ryan Gladney, Peter Bissett, Davon Wilson, Meng Wei Tan, Yevgeniya Kleyman, Joshua Caldwell Row 4: Brian Jerred, Walter Braunohler, Todd Dodick, Todt Marks, Kenneth Stutzman, Sachin Doshi, Joseph Glionna photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Andrew De Los Reyes, Meghan Hunt, Kathleen Rainey, Oliver Stauffer, Christopher Morgan, Edward Wong, Jae Lee Row 2: Andrew Desilva, Eduardo Baraf, Evan Rosing, Paul Hammond, Jeffrey Hanna, Jeffrey Hanna, Andrew Estes, Ingrid Spangler, Kevin Bradley Jr. Row 3: Devon Rogers, Nicholas Kohn, Akira Karosawa, John Hobbs, Erick Johnson, Amy lott, Tanya Rose, Matthew Lombardi, Chris Garrels photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Andrew Baines, Andrew Giuck, Adam Jones, Rajiv Hague, Joel Boyd, Mark Seppala, Richard Hirsch, Jeffrey Clancy, Brandon Schultz, Matthew Wyrnan, Joseph Riepl Row 2: Ryan Stoianowski, Steven Fowler, Jonathan Valant, Scott Waxman, Thomas Jasiak, Adam Maier, Aron Gold, James Stewart, Brian Zeller, Andrew Gallas, Allan Medina, Joshua Neidus, Theodore Cipicchio Row 3: David Eule, Giuseppe Biondo, Zachary Drennen, Mark Donnelly, Steven Couch, Jason Maurer, Joshua Zimmerman, Michael Bass, Andrew Sabin, Cory Dunham, Andrew Schultz, Bradley Baar photo by Carl Wolf Studios 3rd Elliot Front Row: Erin Hughes, Raechael Hardin, Melissa Ratineau, Lisa Chapman, Christine Chapin, Irene Haddock, Bethany Pressler, Andrea Peinado, Nicole Cobb, Erin Haase Row 2: Rebecca Benz, Pamela Thomas, Emily Roschek, Averil Davis, Stacey Cauley, Nora Bonner, Lisa Greenblatt, Laura Wonch, Maran Maguran, Lisa Gordon, Lauren Musu, Melinda Marburger Row 3: Lindsey Simon, Jennifer Elizondo, Mary legg, Rebecca Cantor, Cortney Debruin, Christina Rukstele, Kelly Milier, Nicole Sprader, Aubrey Henretty photo by Cart Wolf Studios Housing 255 Mary Front Row: Cathryn Center, Pooja Sajnani, Christine Deleon, Diana Wong, Lauren Pine, Amanda Bush, Lisa Haller, Emily Lampe, Jennifer Goad, Mary Walliczek, Jeanine Kolaitis Row 2: Michelle Sloan, Emilie Piontek, Anne Piontek, Tracy Christensen, Erica Laethem, Rachel Jacobs, Katharine Orlowski, Rebekah Brown, Sarah Deuling, Meghan Randolph Row 3: Jamie Kurtz, Jenny Rotner, Wendy Musicer, Keli Rulf, Jane Hasse, Theresa Brinks, Brandi Coates, Martina Graef, Anna Daoud photo by Carl Wolf Studios BY RPB McttAR Carefully climbing the ladder to her loft, a students tries to get into bed. The advan- tage of extra floor space provided by lofts was negated by the difficulty of climbing into them, photo by Susan Chalmers. Just about any college student living in a dorm would agree that one ' s own space could be considered one of the most precious things available to a college student. Students over the years have tried many different ways to maxi- mize space, bunk beds were used by some and others moved to the bigger rooms found on North Campus. After all was said and done, there was one winner in the race to create space: the loft. The loft was created to remove the bed, one of the primary space hogs of the room, from the floor by raising it to the ceiling. This left ample space underneath the bed but in return there was a decrease in comfort. As with all things there were mixed reactions to this idea, some loved their lofts and others hated them. First-year engineering major Jason Miller said, " I love the space that the loft gives us. We have the whole width of the room to sit or just to put stuff. Also, since we have a rocking entertainment system and like to have people over there is plenty of room for everyone to fit. " Jason ' s enthusiasm was the norm for most of the student body. Not all students gave lofts a rave review. First- year communications major Stacey Cauley said, " Although lofts are meant to give someone more space in their room, they are more of a pain than they are worth, literally. I can ' t go a day without accidentally hitting my head on it while getting up from my desk. " Comfort is very important for some students and the idea of hitting your head everyday on a piece of wood hanging from the ceiling was not very appealing to many. Overall, lofts came down to personal prefer- ence. If a student was willing to sacrifice some comfort for extra floor space then the loft was the way to go. However, for those who valued comfort above space the loft was not always the preferred choice. 256 Lofts arkley Front Row: Andrew Szykula, Joseph Mullins, Carl Grant, Fabio Dacunha, Alan Talhelm Row 2: Ross Aronowitz, Daniel Jorgenson, Timothy Reynolds, Andrew Golaszewski, Ranjit Das photo by Carl Wolf Studios ' - ' Moa AJLAAsft 3rd Butler Front Row: Danielle Deutsch, Maurin Utz, Rachael Dorman, Elizabeth Saltzstein, Elizabeth Rupp, Amy Abramson, Kelly Peters, Lauren Trendler, Lorin O ' Toole, Dawn Janukowicz Row 2: Hillary Packer, Lesley Pawluk, Lisa Stern, Jacqueline Buda, Dara Spielvogel, Jacquelyn Ottolini, Elisabeth Hyde, Arpita Shah, Kathryn Leaman, Andrea Begnoche Row 3: Stephanie Miller, Jayna Ballard, Sarah Whitney, Chioma Nwachukwu, Eva Strickler, Stacy Finkbeiner, Katharine Ariss, Julia Reed, Rachel Kitaeff, Michelle Jacobs photo by Carl Wolf Studios 4th Butler Front Row: Nathan Otis, Francis Legasse, Graham Creighton, Michael Krefman, Bradley Kline, Mark Sorensen, Christopher Barnard, Andrew Genser, Derek Fahrer, Brian Bailey Row 2: Mark Tomezak, Thomas O ' Keefe, Patrick O ' Keefe, Justin Petersen, Matthew Jubera, Eric Nett, John Wallbillich, Adam Landry, William Belville Jr Row 3: Mitchell Harris, Matthew Meola, Shawn Lafkowitz, Robert Stein, Thomas Dahl, Kirk Rzasa, Matthew Jones, William Uhl photo by Carl Wolf Studios 5th Scott Front Row: Colin Kerr, Gregory Dreifus, Justin Thompson, Rotem Cohen, Matthew Martin, Wesley Wooland, Kunal Agarwal, Lucas Perl, Thomas Wetherbee, Paul Nahas, Adam Hartstein Row 2: Antonio Martinez, Justin Witzke, Michael Lindbert, Eli Cooke, Brendan Lin, David Golanty, Ashish Shah, Corey Lake, Christopher Maclachlan, Bradley Brown, Scott Menkus, Benjamin Lyons Row 3: John Boychuk, Jeffrey Kroeger, Erik Hall, Andrew Finn, Brian Skiba, David Wilson, Nathan Short, Kevin Gray, John Tripening, Terry Yim, Matthew Neagle photo by Car! Wolf Studios Front Row: Amanda Bart, Veronica Dwaihy, Abra Essad, Lindsey Jack, Fran-Marie Munaco, Vidya Mony, Elissa Richman, Katherine Siciliano, Amy Isaacson, Meredith Negrin Row 2: Christina Bakalis, Lindsey Ferries, Brooke Farrand, Alanna McKelvey, Catherine Sinclair, Amy Lovrencic, Elizabeth Rosenbaum, Ruhee Divgi, Lauren Feldman, Heather White, Carla Smith, Lauren Dobies Row 3: Jillian Rosenberg, Jessica Lenobel, Sarah Hall, Lisa Rothbard, Adrienne Klum, Darcy Borlas, Christy Lornbardi, Reiley Lewis, Kathleen Bohl, Morgan Cox, Kelly Adams, Jessica Leeburg, Rebekah Moldowan, Ann Scott, Jennifer Taylor, Erica Threat photo by Carl Wolf Studios Housing 257 The co-op at 927 South Forest provides an alterna- tive housing option for students. Each student took turns sharing the delegated housework, photo by Susan Chalmers Most students faced countless housing decisions during their time at the University. While many chose to remain in the residence halls or move into off-campus houses or apartments, others took a very different route by deciding to live in a co-op. " I just felt very much at home there, and I lived in the dorms and I really hated it, so I wanted somewhere more friendly, " said first-year Masters student in urban planning Carolyn Gillespie. Junior industrial and operations engineering stu- dent Angela Arnold chose to live in the first co-op she visited, the University-owned Henderson House. She cited the good condition of the house and its convenient location as the co-op ' s most important perks. Both Arnold and Gillespie emphasized the appeal of the co-ops ' low rent rates. " As far as I know, a co-op is the cheapest place you can liveonoraroundcampus, " said Gillespie. " Ruths ' House costs around $400 a month, and that ' s for room, board - everything! " Of course, the co-ops had their disadvan- tages as well. Gillespie cited privacy issues in the larger houses as an occasional problem, while Alex Chambers, a senior English major also living in Ruths ' House, said that the houses could be messy at times. Arnold pointed out the potential for conflicts with such a large group of people working together. But for the most part, the co-ops came highly endorsed. " It ' s a great way to meet people, and a great way to live, " enthused Chambers, while Kit Boulding, a senior music student who formerly lived in Luther House, chimed in, " You learn how to work with people, instead of just having a landlord who takes care of everything. " " There is so much diversity in this house; it ' s really opened up my eyes, " claimed Arnold. " I have learned more here than in any of my classes. It has been a huge character-building experience for me. I think that Henderson has, by far, been the best decision I have made in my college experience. " 258 Co-ops Front Row: Pele Eskew, Stephen Phillips Row 2: Stephen Dimos, Albert Kim, Ankur Shah, Ryan Rettmann, Derek Camp Daniel Jacobs Row 3: Eric Simons, Dan Draeger, Michae Burns, Gary Lin, Matt EHish photo by Art Melber 1st Thronson 3rd Chicago Front Row: Victoria Randal, Jennifer Murry, Amy Miyoshi, Deanna Novitke, Thien An Pham, Kristina Malvias Row 2: Marcella Fedngo, Katy Cuneaz, Sheena Garcia, Sheila Madnavan, Sarah Estella, Jane Kirn, Molly Maloney, Brigit Swanson, Julia Head Row 3: Kristen Donnay, Katie Reynolds, Heather Mandoli, Faith Roof, Jeanne Whalen, Carlie Loesel, Adrienne Barclay, Ella-Marie Rakowski, Angela Cummings photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Sarah Czuprenski, Amanda Kelly, Lindsey Scrase, Marianne Hadeed, Alice Webb, Patrick Tuohey Row 2: Sergey Tsimberov, Jason Holden, Michael Oh, Semmy Sebastian Row 3: Daniel Florip, Shane Hill, Sergio Navarrete photo by Abby Johnson Housing 259 BY ROB McTEAR Surrounded by comical signs, and East Quad resident writes down an order at the Halfway Inn. Opportunities in residence halls provided a convenient way for students to earn money, photo by Abby Johnson In most dorms, there were two or three different job options: library work, dining hall work and front-desk work. The pay rates and hours differed from job to job along with the types of people that worked at each. There were also three main reasons that stu- dents took jobs in the dorms: convenience, to meet people and the benefit of choosing their own hours. Junior anthropology major Joellyn Palomaki liked the convenience of a job in the dorms the most. She said, " I joined the dining hall service in Markley when I was a freshman in order to meet new people. Not only do I get to know the people I work with, but also on occasion you get to talk to some of the kids who come through the hall on a daily basis. Also, I liked the idea of being so close to my job. The people there are great and the management is really flexible. " Convenience was one of the biggest motivators for working in the dorms. Melissa Rabineau liked meeting people the best about working in the dorm. Rabineau, a first-year English major, said, " Working at the front desk is great! It ' s not the best pay but it ' s enough for me and the people there are really cool . Everyone stops at the front desk at one time or another. I think meeting people is a huge part of college and by working at the front desk I get to increase the number of people I would nor- mally meet from just living in the dorm and going to class. " The last big reason for working in the dorms came from junior biochemistry major Mike Bass. " I really like being able to choose the number of hours I work and when I work. This makes it easy for me to work around my class schedule. On those weeks when I know I am going to have a lot of work I can cut back on my hours giving me more time for homework. " As these three pointed out, there were differ- ent reasons for getting a job in the dorm. Whether it was to meet people, to chose your own sched- ule, or just for the convenience of close proximity, the dorm jobs were pretty good to have. 260 Working in Residence Halls 6th Frost Front Row: Bret Hawtamaki, Zachary Kieltyka, Christopher Desana, Stephen Stamatis, Johmarx Patton Row 2; Josh Wool, Richard Norsigian, Stephen Rancour, Brett Acker, Brandon Levey, Brian Kim, Christopher White, Travis Atkinson Row 3: Joshua Schwadron, Sahil Dalai, Michael Reed, Anthony Woodward, Kurt Heinold, Matthew Fisher photo courtesy of Car! Wolf Studios fith Van Tyne Front Row: Karen Schwartz, Ji-ln Lee, Christine Crosby, Kristen Taylor, Maria Simon, Mary Hojnowski, Marjorie Krakauer, Alexis Waldor, Michelle Weinshall, Erica Hirshfeld, Melissa Weiss, Elizabeth Kluczynski, Trisha Pasternack Row 2: Carrie Maddox, Mary Clark, Kristen Constantine, Laura Platt, Julie Diepenhorst, Stacie Griffin, Kathleen Westcott, Robyn Hoffman, Stacey Fluhart, Katie Francis, Lindsay Defouw, Lindsay Lipsitz, Alexis Smith, Jennifer Eng Row 3: Carly Lewis, Jennifer Zech, Ivey Adelman, Brianne Page, Cristina Bozintan, Sheela Rajdev, Shayla Pickett, Erin Cassard, Catherine Tobin, Paige Alerk le, Dana Leavitt, Mia Chilman photo courtesy of Carl Wolf Studios 6th Blagdon Front Row: Erin Deronghe, Shannon Heidrich, Jamie Chioini, Kelly Alexander, Jennifer Shapiro, Annette Gajda, Jennifer Hagopian Row 2: Erin Rettmann, Katherine Steinebach, Amanda Barczyk, Patricia Pentiak, Lisa Baldwin, Nicole Fretter, Krysta Ciszewski, Christy Conard, Kari Santoro, Michelle Ricci, Stacey Efros Row 3: Arianne Liepa, Emily Bruski, Catherine Funk, Stephanie Mann, Valerie Crosby, Jennifer Fecek, Rebecca Uprichard, Maureen Marcusse, Bria Bergman, Ariel Lippman, Amy Keller, Lauren Jacobson, Erica Raubvogel, Stacey Winning, Emilia Mettenbrink, Holly Stockton Row 4: Elizabeth Beck, Emily Driver, Stephanie Shapiro, Joanna Fine, Katherine Towl, Meredith Reilly, Kathryn Cramer, Rosita Singh, Adrienne Bossard, Taylor Enmark, Jana Kantor, Jodi Smilack, Erika Waddell, Lindsay Sandzik, Jennifer Gruits photo courtesy of Car! Wolf Studios 3rd Frost Front Row: Jacqueline Tate, Margaret Hayes, Deanna Murphy, Kristin Lang, Shikha Mehta, Suchetha Sastry, Maanasa Muralidhar, Sarah Forster, Jessica Topper, Erin Pfeifer Row 2: Alexis Lessard, Meredith Kurpinski, Megan Schultz, Jennifer Sherman, Rachel Lewis, Renu Kurudiyara, Sara Schafer, Alexandra Stravers, Jamie Peters, Brianna Reis, Heather Hothem Row S3: Erin Spears, Cara McAlpin, Kellie Matteson, Ranita Dailey, Joanne Begg, Leah Kolbe, Erin Gardner, Beth Madgral, Kenghia Billings, Lindsey Bowman, Anna Koniuch, Pallavi Hota, Nina Simms photo courtesy of Carl Wolf Studies Housing 261 Leaving her dorm, junior art student Sonja Barash appreciates the close proximity of her dorm to her classes. One of the benefits of all female dorms such as Helen Newberry was their location, photo by Audra Rowley For those who live in co-ed dorms, it may be hard to understand why anyone would choose to live in an all-female dorm. The idea of lockdown hours and escort policies deterred many from living in the various girls ' dorms on campus like Betsy Barbour, Helen Newberry, Martha Cook and Stockwell. There were also those who felt that by living in all girls dorms they would lose the experience that one gains living in co-ed housing. For some residents the option to live in all female housing was not their first preference, but occurred due to luck of the draw. There were those who wanted a single room and a girls ' dorm was the only place they could find one. For others the reasons for choosing all-female hous- ing were as diverse as the residents who have occupied the dorms. Many residents enjoyed the quieter atmosphere that went along with living in all-female housing. The overall ambiance of fe- male housing tended to be very different than the co-ed dorms on campus. The quiet, clean and home-like atmosphere of the girls ' dorms at- tracted many residents including Kelly Utrup, an ISA junior, " I prefer female housing because they are generally cleaner and more quiet. I like being able to study in my room without having to worry about someone playing loud music. Stockwell doesn ' t seem as much like a ' dorm ' as the other halls either. " It was these qualities that appealed to many and ultimately were the reasons for the preference for all-female housing. While some chose all-female housing for the home-like atmosphere, others chose this form of housing for a sense of security they would be lacking living in the co-ed housing. The escort policies and earlier lock down hours that were associated with girls ' dorms on campus were comforting for many residents. It was those policies that prevented strangers and unwanted visitors from entering and reduced the number of problems that were associated with housing that did not have these policies. 262 Female Dorms Front Row: Matthew Dube, Matthew Jackson, Michelle Longstreet, Megan Maxwell, Michelle Meints, April Pitts, Aimee Niebuhr, Amanda Lossia, Erin O ' Rourke, Yothin Kuludomphongse Row 2: Daniel Lee, Matthieu Goddeyne, Lauren Rutledge, Bridget Briley, Rachel Schindelar, Gwendolyn Arnold, Joseph Rothfarb, Paul Dobryden, Ian Zeilstra, Gregory Tchou, Ameet Soni Row 3: James Weber, Niraj Patel, Yun Soo Youn, Erin Page, David Chen, Jesse Sielaff, Adam Hollander-Urbach, Christopher Smith, Michael Podolan, Jeff Liou, Evan Schulz Row 4: Jacob Slutsky, Stephen Fuller, Nancy Phillips, Richard Cantley, Hillary Loomis, Jonathan Gleicher, Daniel Hulme, David Soberman, Thomas Dunlap photo by Robert Herrera 2nd Kelsey Front Row: Wayne Yang, Manuj Mangla, Eric Kuczynski, Caleb Green, James Buino Row 2: Jeffrey Walters, Eric Zawacki, Daniel Coatta, Alden Givens, Austin Chapman Row 3: Lucas Way, Mark Gannet, David Mellert photo by Robert Herrera Front Row: Gwendolyn Zirngibl, Jennifer Lee, Elsie Wang, Lisa Schuster, Wendy Jung, Hilary Witbrodt Row 2: Alexis Hovey, Jie Liu, Arpita Bathani, Theda Gibbs, Kristen Saari, Heather Menzles, Julia McGuire Row 3: Kirstn Tatar, Brianna Bayhs, Autumn Ledtke, Leeann Bies, Erin Galvin, Marcia Wilkerson, Emily Swan photo by Robert Herrera Housing 263 Discussing their hall t-shirt design, two West Quad hall council representatives meet in the Business School lounge. Representatives were elected by their respective houses, photo by Naomi Trager Many Students felt intimidated when they tryed to get involved in the organizations on campus. For many, getting involved in student organizations on campus had occurred close to home. Residence hall councils were an integral part of dorm life and it was through these hall councils that many students found their way to get involved. Getting involved with the hall council may have sounded like an arduous process, but there were many opportunities depending on one ' s time availability. Each council had its executive board with the core set of officers. The process for electing these officers began the previous year with any open officer spots filled at the beginning of the year through a separate elec- tion process. These officers were the backbone to the hall council and ultimately were the ones who came up with the ideas they wanted to implement throughout the year. In order to execute the programs that were provided for the hundreds of residents that live in each dorm, the executive board looked to the help of its hall representatives to help with the planning and organizing of the events. Each floor had its hall council representation and those representatives were chosen by their fellow hallmates at the beginning of the year. The number of representatives a floor was able to send to the hall council meetings varied on the population of the floor. For those who did not want the regular com- mitment of being an officer or a representative yet still wanted to get involved, one had the opportunity of becoming a general body member by attending a few meetings. One did not receive the same voting privileges as other members of the council, but were still able to get involved on various committees to help implement activities. There were many opportunities to get in- volved with one ' s hall council. Whether one wanted to be an officer on the executive board or join a committee, there was something for every- one. Getting involved was as easy as staying in the dorm for the night. 264 Hall Councils 68 6900 Gomberg Front Row: Leslie Kramer, Chau-Cristiana Huynh, Tiffany Wade, Olivia Riutta, Sonya Palit, Shelby Henry Row 2: Ashley Schiavone, Saloni Shah, Kiron Johnson, Stephanie Schmidt, Emily Davis, Marisa Lirot Row 3: Emily Rose, Kimberly Wojtas, Nicole Doerr, Rashmi Gehani, Lindsey Gallo, Jennifer Devree, Rachna Saxena photo by Abby Johnson 3rd Taylor Front Row: Sean Gerrish, Sean Cahill, Rishi Sharma, James Juhn, William Schanhals Row 2: Paul Oppenheim, Soo- Young Joo, Amish Shah, William Foster, Devm Woelzletn, Alexander Poster, Jayanth Surakanti, Adam Bowser Row 3: Weiwing Gao, Tyler Lieberman, Michael Tomsky, Evan Tiderington, Christopher Chubb, Gerald Pankratz, Mark Karadsheh, Nitin Gupta photo by Abby Johnson 36 3700 Taylor Front Row: Kathleen Tyer, Kavita Padiyar, Sandra Del Colle, Lisa Yang, Kristy Lambe, Janice Liao, Patricia Shay, Erica Lo Row 2: Bethany Root, Elizabeth Manley, Kimberly Chik, Shadi Roshandel, Sahana Mysore, Jennifer Reinhart Row 3: Lauren Teverbaugh, Erin Russell, Joy Wojtas, Rachel Robinson, Vanessa Troiani, Layla Carson photo by Abby Johnson 53 5400 Bush Front Row: Olivia Yu, Peri Nelson, Kelly Slay, Christina Dzingle Row 2: Alexis Sharp, Julianne Jones, Crystal McLawhorn Row 3: Lachina Algers, Jennifer Davis, Cynthia Stanfield, Angela Becker photo by Abby Johnson Housing 265 Taking a break from a holiday party, a group of students sit down and have a drink to- gether. House parties often had themes and decorations, especially during the holiday season, photo by Audra Rowley Although a major portion of most students ' college experiences were filled with hours of classes, homework and studying, the remain- der of their time was generally spent having fun. Perhaps the most widespread form of recreation around campus was the ever-popu- lar house party. While some were content sim- ply to enjoy house parties put on by their friends, neighbors or even strangers, other brave students held parties at their own homes. Some threw parties to celebrate special oc- casions, such as holidays or end-of-term, while others felt that any day was a good day for a party. Steve Grikschat, an electrical engineer- ing senior, claimed that he usually waited for a special event to have a party, but aerospace engineering junior Erin Spindler disagreed with his reasoning. " The last party we had was for my birthday, but you don ' t really need a special reason, " she said. Standard fare at house parties around cam- pus was keg beer, although some adventurous students provided a variety of options, like mixed drinks. " We generally stick to the usual, " grinned architectur e junior Ryan Brayak. Besides the expense of buying beverages for the guests, some students discovered other inconveniences that went hand-in-hand with hosting a party. " My jacket was taken this year, and someone stole the tap off our keg, " com- plained Brayak. The incident did not deter him from future parties, however. " I ' ll hide my jackets next time and chain the tap to the keg, " he smiled. " The toughest thing about having a party is getting people to come, " he added. " You have to invite so many people to make it a success. That ' s the biggest thing. " The benefits and drawbacks of hosting a party versus attending one were fairly balanced. " The good thing about having the party is that you don ' t have to walk anywhere, you don ' t have to go out into the cold, " noted Spindler. " But your house gets kind of messed up. ..beer all over the place. " 266 House Parties 9300 9400 Front Row: Eric Harding, William Meuser, David Levy, Brett Lantz Paul Borema Row 2: Lyle Blackwood, Vishal Rao, Timothy Webb Blair Yonkoski, Leslie Johnson Row 3: Matthew Trzemzalski, Eric Mattson, Marty Fishman, Eric Ryden, Luke Vermeulen photo by Robert Herrara 76 7700 Huber he smiled- ing a party you have to cesi. Dial ' s 83 8400 Thronson Front Row: Steffany Snyder, Eric Woelke, Simone Wettle, Aubrey Jones, Jennifer King, Jeffrey Jelinski Row 2: Monique Brown, Matthew Daniel, Nancy Blanchard, Anna Carella, Michael Moeller, Emily Schettenhelm, Robert Stassek Row 3: Matthew Gibbons, Travis Rodgers, Jason Kircos, Jason Krzeszak, Nathaniel Heinrichs, Dominica Groom photo by Robert Herrera Front Row: Malini Sridharan, Laura Skopec, Katie Powell, Liesl Richter, Melissa Lough, Josie Clowney, Elodie Baquerot, Amanda Eron, Tessa Ditonto, Yu Wang Row 2: Shannon Howell, Angeline Ti, Jeffrey Gross, Brendan Hug, David Binswanger, Trevor Clucke, Lalit Reddy, Alex Altman, Nelson Lopez Row 3: Ashley Olauson, Brian Ryckman, Lauren Triana, Melissa Gagnier, Elizabeth Okin, Cynthia Kurzweil, Jeremiah Driansky, David Harvey, Nicole Gardner, David Horn, Theodore McDermott photo by Robert Herrera Housing 267 Laughing together, first year jazz studies majors Brandon Wright and his friend enjoy pop together. Students living in substance-free housing found several alternatives to drinking alcohol, photo by Susan Chalmers Specialty housing could be found all around campus. It ranged from designated smoking rooms to all-female dorms to sub- stance free rooms. Substance free housing seemed to be a campus-wide rule with regard to the dorms for the most part rather than only being found in specific areas. First-year ISA student Matthew Wesolek said, " I don ' t live in a substance-free dorm perse but since I am only 1 8 and most of the rest of the hall that I live in is also under 21,1 don ' t really have to worry about alcohol in the dorms. It ' s pretty much automatically substance free. " There were many reasons why students chose to live in substance free housing. Some did not drink or do drugs and wanted to be around other students who were the same. Others knew that a big distraction for many college students was the presence of alcohol and thus did not want to have that presence in their room or hall for it could easily detract from their studies. There were some that did not really want to live in a substance free dorm but got put there at random by the University. Sarah Bedy, a first-year communications major said, " I really had no preference as to where I lived. I got put into a substance-free room but from what I have seen so far there really isn ' t any difference from a normal room. There are still the general drunken activities that go on. " For the most part substance-free rooms could be described in two ways: they were basically very wide-spread due to the high number of underage students who lived in the dorms and helped to control the drug and alcohol flow within the dorms and substance- free rooms did not really work well at all. It did not seem to infringe on anyone ' s social agen- das and it was a very common sight, especially among first-year students, to see someone come stumbling down the hall in the middleof the night and dive into the bathroom so as to not throwup all over the hallway. 268 Substance-Free Housing 88 8900 Huber Front Row: Stephanie Milczarski, Kristin Knzmamch, Ashley Ley, Jennifer Russell, Anita Amin, Christina Tzilos, Chenin McLean Row 2: Joshua Shina, Sara Bargovan, Kristin Van Vliet, Lisa Ruff, David Levy Row 3: Carl Hasselbarth, Roland Gardner, Gabriel Salanta, Robert Caplis, Nnamudi Amobi, Steven Reynolds photo by Abby Johnson 32QQ- Front Row: Allison Miller, Takisha Lashore, Sedika F ranklin, Destiny Faust, Lisa Wilson, Annelies Conti, Rachel Turchin, Alison Haar, Roberto Morales, Allen Leung Row 2: Justin Le, Tanja Walker, Canethia Henderson, Massoud Kuzzad, Nicole Buck Row 3: Devhonna Mahone, Branden Mull, Jessica Higgins, Matthew Vanderhyde, Jonathan Wang, Huai-yen Liu, Justin Bailey, Kenneth Herbst, Alicia Filter, Sahil Sanghui, Amber Long photo by Audra Rowley 3400 Front Row: Winchelle Evans, Olivia Franklin, Shital Thekdi, Lauryn Hale, Vincent Ciricola Row 2: Jill Kadish, Rebecca Motley, Katherme Matous, Chemari Justice, Christopher Steenwyk Row 3: Scott Meves, Jason Gilbert, Aaron Suh, Sandeep Bidari photo by Audra Rowley 15QQ Front Row: Brent Huck, Jessica Cordero, Chia Ho, Andrea Aragon, Aisha Benton, Jessica Magnatta, Boatemaa Ntiri Row 2: Philip Wang, Evan Bryant, Rahul Saksena, ChaJuana Chambliss, Kimberly Larochelle, Bethany Barrus, Brandon Bretmg Row 3: Branden Hackney, Matthew Hughes, Gabriel Albert, Jeffrey Diemer, Cornelia Pace, Greta Halbert, Priya Sehgal, Lawrence Fang photo by Audra Rowley Housing 269 Carefully scanning the newspa- per, sophomore linguistics major Jessica Cooke looks for a reasonable sublet for spring term. Students placed advertise- ments in newspapers in order to find other students who were willing to sublet their houses during spring and summer. photo by Audra Rowley A vast majority of the students attheUniveristy chose to live in the dorms their freshman year, but in later years of their academic career, chose to move out into apartments and houses as to further the representation of their newly found freedoms. But most real estate agencies and rental companies, when offering a lease, re- quired a twelve-month commitment from stu- dents. When school let out in April, many students were faced with the problem of subletting their living spaces. Subletters had to be found, forms had to be signed, stuff had to be moved in and out of apartments and payments had to be made. Many inexperienced renters did not know whom to turn to, but luckily University- run subletting agencies and many others were there to help lost and confused students. While many problems occurred in actually subletting a place, the people moving into an apartment or house during the summer also had their share of problems. " The level of difficulty for getting a sublet apartment depends on who you sublet from, " stated Hailey Choi, a pre-law sophomore. " My roommate and I looked online and subletted through an agency. One of the problems with subletting is that I had to change the accounts to show my name instead of the people who were renting the apartment originally because we did not want the bills to go to them. But, I really liked having an apartment over a house because I only wanted it for the spring term, plus my roommate and I had the whole apart- ment to ourselves, as opposed to living with people we did not know in a house. " For most people, subletting was a real pain, with all sorts of preparation and moving, but in the end, when a place was settled into, it was worth all of the trouble. 270 Subletting 42 11-4300 ens Front Row: Aasmish Maheshwari, Robert Ambrose, Gabrielle Schillinger, Maussa Naittoff, Catherine Formas, Stacie Ain, Sunil Khanchandari, David Elwood Row 2: Anu Gupta, Amy Deline, Joe! Sterling, Samuel Jones, Michelle Blumenthal, Lauren McGuire, Devin Crockett Row 3: Melissa Kasoff, Jessica Longshore, Marie Bernard, Deepak Diwan, Aubrey Levy, Andrew Kim, M. Choy, Genella Swanigan, Danny Asnani, Paul Gabrail photo by Audra Rowley Front Row: Shana Ferguson, Katina Humphrey, Edgar Garza, Luzelena Hernandez, Anna Skinner, Angela Blanchard, Katrina Glenn Row 2: Patrick Guffey, Justin Spurlock, Allan Mathie, Artesha Ervin, Alexis Santiago, Victoria Long Row 3: Terri Jenkins, Stephanie Nelson, Mallory Floyd, Kyle Williams, Paul Johnson, Chijioke Offor photo by Abby Johnson Front Row: Kate Eakin, Jennie Salmon, Shih-Chi Lee, Anne Sause, Jeffrey Glikman, Eva Rogers, Eiki Isomuva, Jewon Lee, Cecile Bosshard, Douglas Densmore Row 2: Thomas Liu, Ari Burshell, Annette Bird, Ahrim Hwang, Tracy-Ann Cleveland, Kristina Nunn, Adam Ouimet, Jeremy Kittel, Andrew Russell, David Porter, Kwanza Nicholson, Theresa Stern, Joseph Martinez Row 3: Orkan Ozurk, Joseph Keckler, Howard Chang, Tiffany Ginyard-Potts, Ki Keum, Krystal Smith photo by Abby Johnson Housing 271 Junior ISA student Lindsay Mann orga- nizes participants at Delta Gamma ' s Anchor Splash. The event was held annually to raise money for the visually impaired, photo courtesy of Sarah Doll 272 Greek Life The decision whether or not to join the Greek community was some- thing everyone faced upon entering the University. Most students who chose to join a fraternity or sorority house committees and elected rushed during their first year, positions, fraternities and although some waited until their sororities were much more than sophomore or even their junior year just a place to live. Being greek when they were more settled into meant more than charitable college life. This year, sorority rush service and a crowded social was shortened a week and occurred calendar, it meant tradition and almost a month earlier for conve- life-long friendships. greek life W pfl T Kappa Sigma fraternity pledges rehearse a . serenade in the living room of their fraternity -? house. Sorority women served as the audience N for the traditional Greek activity, photo ) courfesy of Kappa S gma Coated in mud, a Mudbowl participant helps a fellow player up from the sludge. Mudbowl was hosted by Sigma Alpha Epsilon annually, photo by Mike Cutri nience and to better accommodate students ' schedules. For females, Rush was a large time commitment. Sororities required rushees to visit all houses while men rushing fraterni- ties could go to as few or as many houses as they wanted. Receiving a bid brought about a variety of new experiences. Being a pledge, going to a barn dance, playing in Mudbowl or participating in Greek Week were all part of the experience of being a member of the University ' s Greek system. With philanthropy events, Greek Life 273 The Greek system could not exist without its own process of recruitment, otherwise known as Rush. Sorority recruit- ment kicked off with a mass meeting where girls could register and have any questions answered. Next, all interested women attended " Mixers, " the first set of parties, where they visited with members of every house on campus. A week after Mixers, girls returned to their desired houses to learn more about each house. These " set parties " required a lot of planning by the sororities to decorate and organize entertain- ment for the rushees. Once the parties were over, the women ranked their favorite in hopes to receive a bid indicating their new membership. Sorority rush was a long process, lasting about three Hanging their symbolic flag for State Street traffic to see, Chi Psi shows off its letters in hopes to interest prospec- tive members for their house. Fraternity Rush was much less formal than Sorority Rush, photo by Susan Chalmers weeks, where women explored their options to the fullest potential. " Sorority rush is really long and takes a lot of planning. But it gives you a chance to spend a lot of time with your sisters and meet a great group of girls, " said sophomore political science major Kate Black. Men ' s rush differed from women ' s rush in many ways. Men ' s rush lasted for about a week and was much less formal than women ' s rush. The prospective Greek members had the option of going to only those houses they were specifically interested in. The men ' s low-key process entailed hanging out and meeting active members in each house in a casual setting. Rushing a fraternity was much more informal than a sorority. It gave the guys a chance to talk to members of different houses for more than five minutes to give them a better feel for what each house was about. Both fraternity and sorority rush was an important part of the Greek system for finding individuals that would contribute to the success of each chapter. " Rush is an imperfect process. We have the ability to change each person ' s life that walks through our doors, and if we do not look at that as a serious and important opportunity, we will allow the imperfections of the system to change the lives of those involved, " said sophomore general studies major David Coleman. by Lisa Franzoi Katie Ryan On their first day as members of the Greek system, the new members of Alpha Chi Omega celebrate by mingling on the balcony with active members. Bid Day marked the end of the Rush process for sororities, photo by Katie Ryan 274 Recruitment - DIE Working hard to impress the rushees, three Delta Gamma members create a banner to use during one " set party. " DG boasted over 50 new members the previous year. photo courtesy of Sara Doll Dressed in an assortment of costumes. Pi Beta Phi members perform a skit showing the diversity of their house to entertain the prospective women during Rush. A variety of skits were used by each chapter to show the rushees what each house represented photo courtesy of Pi Beta Phi During Winter Rush, Alpha Delta Phi places a banner on their balcony to remind the men that it is that time of year again. The fraternity was one of many houses that was part of State Street ' s " fraternity row. " photo by Susan Chalmers Greek Life 275 roe cans Different Things to Everyone On January 13, 1913,22 undergraduate women at Howard University founded Delta Sigma Theta Sorority. " These young women wanted to use their collective strength to promote academic excellence and to provide assistance to persons in need, " School of Education junior Christel Williams explained. Keeping with their original goals, they focused on a " Five- Point Program Thrust, " including economic and educational development, international and political awareness and in- volvement, physical and mental health. Despite their serious goals, the women of Delta Sigma Theta also prioritized fun with an annual Founder ' s Day party, and the Larue Hurd Johnson Scholarship Ball, a fundraiser that raised $4,000 to prospective college students. " We tend to focus more on service, " Williams commented. With involvement in over 30 charities each year, that certainly seemed to be true. The women maintained the standards of excellence set by their founders, promoting community ser- vice and academic excellence. amma Phi Beta Front Row: Michelle Miladinov, Danielle Whitney, Hilary Weber, Heather Menzies, Nadia Obeid, Renee Linares, Julia Reed, Laura Wonch, Nicole Sprader, Melissa McGivern, Lauren Mendelson, Mary Kerkorian, Michelle Urka Row 2: Meghan Mika, Sarah Finney, Carrie Fry, Laura Rogers, Traci Buchalski, Erika Wilson, Bridgett Mamola, Becky Hilger, Nicole Cito, Jessie Ulrich, Megan Roortey, Kelly Moore, Katie Sultani Row 3: Melissa Orban, Erika Johnson, AnneDouma, Jill Vance, Kate MacEwen, Krisin Conte, Tazi Pruitt, Lisa Kozian, Angie Steffen, Lisa Chutorash, Becky Myers, Colleen Smith, Ann Bell, Jenni Beyland, Jill Peterson, Alison Knapp, Pavani Guntur, Elaine Wong, Christine Racine, Jamie Hoyne Row 4: Hilary Troester, Tiffany Viant, Deanna Lekas, Gretchen Pletz, Andrea Loewen, Erin Rons, Jennie Streem, Beth Bernstein, Michelle Tsay, Nicole Miksell, Harper Gould, Trisha Alberts photo c ourtesy of Gamma Phi Beta Gamma Phi Beta sorority was hoping for cool fall weather this year when they celebrated their first Chili Cook-off on Elbel field Saturday, Oct 21st. Despite warm weather, the hot chili successfully raised $3,000 for their national philanthropy, Camping for Girls. Proceeds were donated to Camp Heartland and YMCA camps. The Cook-off, however, was not the favorite fall event for all sisters in Gamma Phi Beta. Harper Gould said, " Barn dance is a favorite date party because everyone has a blast square dancing, wearing silly outfits, having crazy hay fights, and warming up by the campfire. " For first-year LSA student Melissa Orban, fall was time for Rush. She recalls, " Each time I came to the house, the girls I spoke to at previous sets remembered me, and wished me luck. The friendly atmosphere drew a lot of our new members in. " Some remembered the experience unlike any other. As LSA junior Danielle Whitney said, " Gamma Phi Beta sisterhood extends to each of its members inspiring consistent lifetime participation and friendship between all its members. " Story By Bethany Ko enic Lisa Franzoi During carry-in. Harper Gould, Jamie Hoyne, Colleen Smith, and Ann Bell support their new members with smiling faces. A party with the fraternity that carried in the girls followed. photo courtesy of Harper Gould 276 Gamma Phi Beta Delta Sigma Theta With her sorority sister from Eastern Michigan University, Christel Williams forms the delta sigma theta symbol. The University ' s Nu chapter and EMUs Delta Beta chapter maintained close relations with eachother. photo courtesy of Delta Sigma Theta Delta Sigma Theta Front Row: Christel Williams, Sheryl Sneed, Alicia Harris, Jynnifer Bates, Ayana White At the Larue Hurd Johnson Annual Scholarship Ball held in the winter, members of Delta Sigma Theta proudly stand before everyone present at the ball. The women presen ted $3,000 in scholarship money to two high school students and $500 to two University students. photo courtesy of Delta Sigma Theta Enjoying Barn Dance, Jessie Knapp, Jenni Beyland, and Courtney Murdock, all members of Gamma Phi Beta, line dance at barn dance. Dancing in cowgirl outfits made the night fun and memorable, photo courtesy of Harper Gould Greek Life 277 fey V The beginning of the year was full of preparations for the recruitment of new members into the Pi Phi house. For rush, active members put on costumes and played a role that was quite different from their everyday personalities. As the rushees stood outside the door listening to window banging and Pi Phi chanting, inside, the actives anxiously waited in their comedy attire. Some girls were dressed up like Pat and others like the cheerleaders. " Rush always brings everyone together as a house, " noticed senior kinesiology student Dana Dziekan. " It makes you realize how many amazing people there are in Pi Phi. " Rush was also a chaotic season for Pi Phis. " Rush is like a suspense novel. I just want to flip to the end, " said sophomore psychology major Allison Zaleski. Sorority members also dressed up in athletic gear, earning the honor of sorority intramural sports champion for the second year in a row. Their involvement in athletics was a release from all the pressures from classes and responsibilities. Sophomore pre-med student Gina Cicinelli said, " Intramural sports are definitely a great relief to our hectic college lives and it ' s great way for our house to show how awesome we really are. " Outside from being active in sports, Pi Phis said they were still socially active despite the changes in the social policy. Date parties continued to be the main social event for the house, while Barn Dance was usually everyone ' s favorite. Sisters dressed up in tight jeans, cowboy boots and cowboy hats to complete their look. In addition to social activities, community service events were held to benefit local charities. The annual Jell-0 jump, held during Greek Week to raise money for the Muscular Dystrophy Association, gave everyone a chance to have fun while contrib- uting to a worthy cause. Strong friendships provided support in times of need. " Pi Phis are very down-to-earth people. I have made a lot of great friends and know there will always be someone there for me at the house, " Dziekan said, by Lisa Franzoi and Nathan Busch m Before leaving the house for a night of partying, four Pi Beta Phi ' s wait for their dates to arrive for a date party. The sorority had several date parties usually held at various bars in Detroit, photo courtesy of Elizabeth Maddock Supporting a good cause. Pi Beta Phi actives participate in the AIDS Walk to raise money for AIDS research. The AIDS Walk was one of many philanthropy events that Pi Beta Phi members devoted their time to. photo courtesy of Elizabeth Maddock 278 Pi Beta Phi . Superfan in- cluded, members of Pi Beta Phi pre-party at Alpha Delta Phi before an afternoon football game. The pre-parties created a social event before they walked to the stadium. photo courtesy of Elizabeth Maddock First Row: Andrea Davis, Sarah Elgin, Monica Regan, Lindsey McCormick, Ashley Michael, Sasha Morey, Angela Brewer, Maggie Hayes, Brooke Gerber, Dara Wachsman Row 2: Johanna Litchman, Helen Yu, Jeanine Kolaitis, Jes Kositz, Karen Gibbons, Jessica Gumerson, Jenna Pearson, Mary Altman, Allison Sullivan, Amie Sagady, Lydia Coble Row 3: Alyson Dziedzic, Lesley Tone, Andrea East, Katheryn Parks, Melissa Penrice, Emily Meinke, Jackie Crammer, Sarah Rosenberg, Libby Prysby, Sarah Grimmer, Nathalie Reidy, Lara Bankowski, Jenni Hetzel-Gaynor, Krista Vogt, Sarah Schi Killoran, Meagan Hanrih. Johansson, Allison Zales! Fisher, Laura Dunlap, Na Schnever Row 5: Cynt Catalho, Janette William; Lenahan, Evelyn Rahh. Patricia Cheney, Tracy pntero, Elizabeth ,Crandell, Sarah le Barinsky, Kim a Rahaly, Kristin a Fareed, Erin ' er, Elizabeth Maddock, Getting lost in the mass of the student section of the Big House, Pi Beta Phi seniors attend a Wolverine football game. The season was special for these senios because it was their last season as student spectators, photo courtesy of Elizabeth Maddock Samantha Walsh, Katie Sutherland, Amy DeBrecht, Nicole DeDominicis, Beth Sens, Abbie Schultz, Lisa Bullard, Kendra McKenzie, Karen Prosyk, Stephanie Hobbs, Sarah Dobies, Valerie Luxon, Betty Casey Row 6: Melanie Buser, Nicole Olympia, Jessica Gay, Sara Matusak, Amelia Aimee Adray, Kelly VanSullichum, Anne Riley, Lauren Greenlee, Angie Miller, Caroline Molly McCormick, Monica Owie, Samantha Ganey phofo courtesy of Pi Beta Phi Greek Life 279 ChiPsi Front Row: Jon Feigenbaum, James Peterka, Stephen Wezner, Thomas Williams, Stephen Humphrey, Adam Loges, Toru Suzuki, Patrick Fisher, Christopher Leis Row 2: Jonathon Baugh, Sean Whitney, John Sordyl, Jason Shane, Michael Donovan, Jay Figurstci, Alexander Koretz, John Carroll, Raoul Nanda Row 3: Ryan Hatcher, Carlos Aguilar, William Palmer, Jeffrey Jones Jr, Daniel Horowitz, Nicholas Sorensen, Thomas Ryan, Benjamin Compton, Brian Kennedy Row 4: Thomas Allen, Evan Rosing, Evan Paster, Ryan Withrow, John Vanstraten, Michael Safa, Joshua Glickman, Gilberto Wong Row 5: Eric Hatty, Christopher Miller, James Van Dyke, Christopher Baginski, Steven Starnes, David Kaplan, Michael Bloom, Adam Jones, Fritz Quinn, Peter Chu, Ryan Daly, James Gary photo by Abby Johnson Epsilon Front Row: Michael Liebenstein, Andrew Marx, Brian Levin, Michael Steinberg, Michael Liebenstein, Laurence Benenson, Oren Masserman, Jeremy Stern photo by Abby Johnson Front Row: Alexander Robins, Shaun Williams, Anthony Langas, David Kwon, Michael Ciacco Row 2: Edward Freiwald, Adam Henning, Adam Moore, Andrew Augustine, Steven Rietzke, Gabriel Sandier, Perrin Disner Row 3: Robert Sharrow, Daniel Nishimura, Ryan Johnson, Joshua Dziurlikowski, John Gardiner photo by Mike Cutri 280 Greek Life ThetaXi Front Row: Bradley Exner, Christopher Sundell, Christopher Sundell, Gregory Shaver, David Starr, Bryan Shaver Row 2: Thomas Church, Sean Carmody, Michael Tchang, William Saindon, Bryan Hlavaty, Nicholas Foley, Thomas Pokonsky Row 3: David McDonald, Jeremy Sevush, David Bunn, Joseph Ross, Steven Longeway, Kevin Watkins, Geoffrey Rulong, Daniel Smallidge Row 4: Walid Ammari, Matthew Golobish, Daniel Miller, Jeffrey Sostrin, Todd Dodick, John Buckley, Andrew Kulpa photo by Katie Ryan TclUB Front Row: David Soberman, Eric Rossen, Scott Dorman, Adam Paris, David Roth, David Post, Aaron Viny Row 2: Daniel Holcomb, Matthew Marcus, Jeffrey Braun, Jonathan Schwartz, Michael Barbieri, Aaron Taishoff, Brian Axelrad, Robert Nooromid, MarcShmerling Row 3: Jason Duggan, Evan Plush, Michael Krefman, Benjamin Grimmett, Evan Schwartzberg, Adam Sedransk, Elie Perler, Jason Glasser, Adam Cohen, Scott Topper Row 4: Glenn Weinberg, Simon Halpern, Adam Wise, Michael Singer, Jesse Gray, Matthew Stetson, Mitchell Bickman, Seth Krantz, Jordan Litwin photo by Abby Johnson Delta Tciu Delta Front Row: Bin Wang, Abhishek Aphale, Kevin Correa, Matthew Rosenkoff, Eric Harbach, Sam Niebrugge, Edward Eortunate Row 2: Adam Fischer, John Stumpf, Stephen Tsai, Brian Steere, Jason Prior, Jonathan Russell, Jacob Chachkin photo by Abby Johnson Greek Life 281 Supporting the football team on a cold autumn afternoon, Theta actives stay warm by keeping close. Over 20 members got season tickets together to enjoy the football games as a house. photo courtesy of Dara Frank Front Row: Stacy Koby, Carey Chicorel, Stefani Benson, Eve Semins, Amy Drell, Lisa Berlow, Emily Neenan, Becca Andrews, Robyn Matlow, Jamie Rosenman, Becca Gertsrnark Row 2: Lauren Leb, Jennie Schmdler, Kim Love, Stefanie Blau, Lauren Snyder, Samanth a Bonderman, Aly Weinick, Rachel Fleish, Robin Silver, Bryce Mautner, Rachel Kelly, Maya Mulkern, Dara Frank, Natalie Weiner, Katie Bristol, Sam Sugar, Jill Rush, Morgan Roth, Beth Schwartz, Lauren Wald, Rachel Albert Row 3: Elana Viner, Kim Fisher, Rachel Markison, rg, Becky Mei 1 nsky Row ' , Alayi I, Rac Step Brooke Doppelt, Hallie Wg Kasey Passen, Rema Moun Feferman, Leigh Neiman, Ji Rose, Diana Silfen, Dara Pla Friedman, Ashley Klinger, I Row 5: Jodie Ostro, Lind Lipsitz, Lauren Gabriel, Beth lhen, Cplthtfm, Amy L Cod Zuckerrnan, Robbie Iran, t PPanVel hf enter R fc Jodil Oberman, Rebecca Ramsey, Amy Shapiro, Jen Alban, Jamte Kurtz, Melissa Levey, Melissa Weiss, Jennifer Scheyer, Nance Rommger, Julia Covert, Lauren Mills, Debbie Knsburgh, Betsy Schermer, Laurie Linden, Katie Russo, Reesa Benkoff, Nicole Frehsee, Beverly Shulman Row 7: Ricki Tepper, Lindsay Cooperrnan, Alyson Horowitz, April Francis, Nichote Baker, Lauren Trubow, Lauren Weitzman, Dana Barowsky, Melissa Bilchik, Meredith Belman, Meredith Shavoky, Kirnberly Weinberg, Rebecca Goodman, Alyson Luck, Jacqueline Wulwick, Sara Ellison, Sarah Ettinger, Kim Gaffey.Sara Metallo, Christy Kakuk, Laura Kennedy, Lauren Din, Maria Bernal ohoto courtesy of Kappa Alpha Theta Beth Warshaw, Semira Ansari, in, Danielle Goss, Rebecca [olf , Brooke Taylor, Kate Natalie Marino, Emily Leavitt, Melissa Schack ' Jamie Babin, Lindsay ira Firestone, Jamie Jonas, Suzanne In desperate need for a shower, Kim Love and Kim Fisher step out of the mud after sloshing around at Mudbowl. Despite their loss to Sigma Kappa, the girls enjoyed participating in Mudbowl as well as getting on television for the event, photo courtesy of Dara Frank 282 Kappa Alpha Theta Despite their past apathetic reputation for involvement in the community, the 140 members of Kappa Alpha Theta made a point to gain enthusiasm for making changes that would benefit their house as well as the community. With mandatory seminars for the new members regarding respon- sibility in the Greek system and instructional speaker meetings like those about First Aid and the negative effects of binge drinking, Theta members contributed their time to learning about problems that influence their college environment. Another special speaker that Theta executives supplied for the benefit of their house was the speaker for the campus ' Safe Sex Store. The seminar informed everyone about safe sex and made them comfortable talking about it and being familiar with the dynamics of it together. After the seminar, everyone had a chance to buy products from the speaker and 20 percent of the proceeds from the purchased goods were donated to AIDS research. Junior psychology major Dara Frank said about the event, " The people from the Safe Sex Store were great. They gave us so much information, had everyone play with an unwrapped condom to become familiar with the aspects of safe sex and told us that ' if you aren ' t comfortable handling a condom, you can ' t be ready for sex. ' " Another involvement that Kappa Alpha Theta engaged in was Sigma Alpha Epsilon ' s annual Mudbowl tournament. The women slouched around in the mud with Sigma Kappa in a tough battle for victory. Theta fell short in the competition though surrendering with a score of 24-8. Kappa Alpha Theta ' s enthusiasm to make changes was evident last year in their involvement with educational activi- ties that taught them about issues that surrounded them at the University. Through these activities members hoped to change the past reputations about Kappa Alpha Theta. by Katie Ryan Before heading across the street to Sigma Chi ' s Derby Days, Kappa Alpha Theta juniors get pumped up to defend their title. Although they put in a strong effort in Derby Days they fell short of winning the event two years in a row. photo courtesy of Dara Frank In the midst of getting ready to go out one night. Kappa Alpha Theta members stop to capture the moment together. For the girls that lived together in the sorority house, getting ready was like shopping with everyone ' s closet to chose from, photo courtesy of Dara Frank Greek Life 283 KZ I Friendships For Life inU55.. " Located on 806 Hill Street, Kappa Sigma took pride in the diversity amongst its members. Together the members made meaningful contributions to the community, socially and through community service and charity work. While making those contributions, Kappa Sigma members continued form- ing close relationships within their fraternity. With 56 mem- bers, the Kappa Sigma brothers made a point to include other members in all activities. The fraternity typically admitted 20 new pledges per year and nurtured life-long friendships. " Everyone in here is tight, " LSA sophomore Pat Seidel said. " It ' s not just about Kappa Sigma Front Row: Arirash Fard, Pat VanHull, Ross DiMario Row 2: Mike King, Jon O ' Day Row 3: James Bratton, Mark Outslay, Allan Pearce, Simon Lee, Rob McClary photo courtesy of Kappa Sigma moving around as a group. We can chill with anybody here on a Tuesday night; there doesn ' t need to be anything special happening. " With planned events ranging from formal date parties to rock ' n ' bowling, the brothers of Kappa Sigma continued to have many defining experiences while attending the Univer- sity. " More than anything, we ' re about unity, " stated LSA sophomore Dave Melton. When asked how that unity af- fected him LSA sophomore James Bratton declared, " Kappa Sigma has made me the man I am today. " by Katie Ryan At their fall formal, members of Kappa Sigma show off their tuxedos, attire that is uncommon for the average college student. Kappa Sigma held their formal in Widsor. photo courtesy of Aaron Saito 284 Kappa Sigma Delta Kappa Epsilon The Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity house stands at 1004 Olivia street. The University ' s chapter of DKE was founded in 1855. photo courtesy of Delta Kappa Epsilon appa Epsilon Front Row: Sheldon Shikhel, Eric Littler, Jarrett Woods, Brent Nino, John Park, Silvestre Moura IV, Pauljude Valencia Row 2: Ale Sanchez, Mike Bonkowski, Jason Boschan, Harish Yeluri, Scott Nolle, Gary Haack Row 3: Matthew Margeson, Rishin Shah, Charles Thomasma, Sevan Sahiner, Timothy Haar, Brian Levine, William Gray photo by Audra Rowley Belting out at the top of their lungs, members of Kappa Sigma serenade the guests at a Hawaiian theme party in the fall. Tunes like " row, row, row your boat, " were favorites of the night, photo courtesy of Aaron Saito Greek Life 285 sterhood ipkin carving, whirly ball, ski trips and pre-partying are ne of the ways the women of Alpha Phi spent their )ver and over again, the women of the sorority ex- J that above all, the most important aspect of their was the sisterhood, and that was why they chose to _,id so much of their time together. One of the most popular activities in the house was a ski trip to Boyne Mountain over Martin Luther King weekend. The girls carpooled up north, stayed in the luxurious Bay Harbor Hotel, and spent the weekend sking down the slopes. " I didn ' t know many people in the house very well as we left for Boyne, but we had a great time. It was a great time for the pledge classes to bond as they roomed together and shared stories, " stated LSA sophomore Cheryl Hackett. Alpha Phi prided itself on being a diverse house. Subse- quently, there were many members involved in an array of activities. The first weekend of November the house put on their annual 5k run to raise money for SAPAC and the Alpha Phi Foundation, had a sister performing in a production of " Evita, " and had another newly initiated member competing in the Miss Washtenaw County Pageant. Roommates Jennifer Sayers, Kimberly Jackson Whitney Downing and Jayme Love gather together for a picture before heading out for the night. The four juniors lived together first semester in one of Alpha Phi ' s four quads. photo courtesy of Kimberly Jackson " Even though the weekend was jam-packed, it was so much fun to spend my time cheering on other Alpha Phis. " Evita " was such a good show and the pageant was a new experience for me. It was a great weekend to spend with my sisters, " said junior English major, Tiffany Marsch. Despite the fact that there were so many organized sister- hood events for the house, some members felt the best way for them to spend quality time with their sisters was simply living together. " As a senior, living with my favorite fellow ' sisters ' makes everyday become a sisterhood event. There is always some- thing bizarre happening to one of us creating drama for the rest of us. I don ' t know if my life could be as entertaining or adventurous, " gushed senior political science major Elize Yoon. " I couldn ' t have picked better housemates than these girls from my sorority. " by Jayme Love Sorority sisters dress in Hawaiian gear for another themed night of Rush. During Rush, the houses came up with different themes to make the night exciting, like " Saturday Night P 7 ver " and " Alpha Phi Au Paris. " photo courtesy of Alpha Phi 286 Alpha Phi , " " Wife, ' ' - : " Showing off their painting skills, members of Alpha Phi ' s fall 99 pledge class gather for a picture. Painting the rock was just one of the activities planned for inspiration week, photo courtesy of Alpha Phi Alpha Phi sisters are ready for a night of elegance at one of their formal dances. Elegant attire made the night all the more special for those who attended, photo courtesy of Alpha Phi Front Row: Alex Bogarad, Ruby Hiramenick, Bridget Templin. Adrien Lazurus, Denise Dandineau, Lisa Arnsdof, Doreen Aboden, Jessica Ho, Lindsey Sanzick, Angela Gilardi, Mary Beth Hojenowski, Leslie Felston, Diana Kraijewsky Row 2: Naomi Trager, Lindsey Margraf, Jane Friend, Diana Mager, Jill VanTonergan, Emily Senk, Stephani Allen, Summer Scafidi, Melissa McGuiness, Meredith Sparks, Neru Kana, Fiona Itani, Emma Lister Row 3: Liz Meza, Ellie Dimick, Rachael Jancowski, Megan Johnson, Lindsey Regnery, Kate Rylie, Steph; Amy Kading, Liz Hall, Meghan Christia Leah Leimbachi, Megan Lamberti, Mel Bridgette Burns, Lindsey Estes, Beth H, Heather Steen, Adrienne Bossard, Whi Tiffany Thomas, Jodi Neihnhuis, Shelt Baugh, Jayme Love. Kristin Lorenge Mayberry, Cheryl Gregory, Jen Say ThoBas, Natalie tttt Kelly Martin-Crawford. Donelle Philips, 4: Kristen Ritter, Katie LaCroix, isa Patleric, Charlotte Reichmani, n Riouxi, Lauren Pankherst, ' Neil, Liz Mollane, Sarah Fenton, o Kalifee, Mary Kotchuk, Leslie liter, Amanda Spyker, Donelle lichelle Adams, Anna Keefel Row 6: Linda Acus, Stephanie Sohl, Cane Petroffi, Melissa Chamberlm, Emily Fox, Leigh Harman, Christy Johnson, Edie Cooper, Sarah Mackenzie, Tiffany Marsch, Lauren Rogers, Gillian Parrot, Lisa Gauveoli, Britt Florey, Cheryl Wrobeleski, Julie Hartoine, Aimi Knowling, Jen Pirchi, Kim Jackson, Kristen Pine Row 7: Sarah Tupper, Avni Palel, Suzie Oudsma, Alexis Reed, Kelly LaBash, Lauren Meril, Ashley Habran, Lindsey Gruber, Betsy Nichols, Beth McKmstoy, Niki Subrm, Rosie Forman, Claire Ryan, Michelle Welsch, Elize Yoon, Sara VanStrydunck, Kristen Shuart, Sarah Franke, Julie Mayfield photo :ourtesy ofjayme Love Greek Life 287 Phi Kappa Psi Alpha Tau Omega Front Row: Sven Langenstein, Brian May, Robert Fiesler, Richard Crow, Matthew Raeburn, Jean-Sebastien Roy, Matthew Rich Row 2: James Delgenio, Matthew Smith, Dave Malek, Steven Kyritz, Steven Kutash, Bradley Spiegel, Seth Fisher, Vernon Elkins Row 3: Kenneth Strohmeyer, Joseph Digirolamo, Kevin Short, Christopher Quick, Matthew Hernandez, Brandon O ' Donnellpftofo by Abby Johnson Beta Theta Pi Front Row: Michael Basford, James Delbridge, Carl Miller, Michael Yost, Brenden Etue, Keith Moller, Andrew Hendrie Row 2: Alan Gunderson, Victor Simonelli Row 3: Matthew Cowles, Richard Gilbertson, David Remias, Brandon Sedloff, Michael Aquilmo Row 4: Scott Mascianica, Michael Reed, Andrew Foster, Mathew Dudek, Ramji Kaul, Sonny Gandee, Christopher Mutch Row 5: Peter Cline, Michael Cole, Wesley Vaughn photo by Abby Johnson Front Row: Alonto Mangandog, Aden Shea, Robert DiMaria, Joseph Khouri, Jeffrey Va luck, Sanjeev Rattan, Timothy Whelan, Milan Parekh, Paul Khoury, Peter Cecil Row 2: Kevin Alameda, Dave Patterson, Jeffrey Merchant, Jeffrey Vanhooser, Francis Rodriguez, Joseph Jarpe, Robert Kettel, Andrew Genser, Sean Kienzle, Michael Valiton, Keith Patterson Row 3: Eric Goodman Daniel Brooks, William Belville, Matthew Werner, Michael Wylie, Robert Feeney photo by Abby Johnson Delta Chi Front Row: John Muchiorlatti, Andrew Lamb, Ari Faneuil, Nicholas Chang, David Spencer, David Tschirhart, Samuel Song Row 2: William Rubens, Brent Williams, Austin Shyu, Joseph Thompson Row 3: Adam Koch, Daniel Fanton photo by Mike Cutri j 288 Greek Life I Alpha Phi Alpha Sigma Alpha Epsilon Front Row: Ebow Vroom, Marc Burgess, Robert Reid, Herman Griffin, Pascal Hall, Darrell Joyce, Marcus Randolph photo by Kristen Stoner m . A PA Front Row: Nicholas Brown, Mark Seppala, Michael Delmedico, Matthew Lehman, Matthew Temkin, Travis Williams Row 2: Joel Boyd, Oliver Appelbe, Jason White, John Hiddema, John Wilson, James Bryan, Daniel Milan Row 3: Justin Mitchelson, David Nelson Row 4: Jeffrey Mehr, Edward Wright, Derek Nykiel, Nima Bararsani, Gregory Fino Row 5: Brian Brazda, Benjamin Kennedy, Brian Sherman, Nicholas Clark, Richard Prebish, Nathaniel Heeren, Charles Boyd, Scott Wilson, Joshua Allen, Justin Dilauro, Aaron Fishman photo byAudra Rowley ,j Sigma Phi Epsilon Lambda Chi Alpha V- --i - " " " ' ' - ' " - " -- ' - - - . nth Rdrf ; ROW Front Row: Keith Loeffler, Michael Stein, Joseph Hennessy, Phillip Huynh, Mark Kelly, Jason Frank, Kevin Jamil, Brian O ' Neill, Brandon Roy Row 2: Benjamin Peskin, Scott Buchbinder, Graham Nash, Henish Pulickal, Alexander Ras, Michael Sbihli, Brian Emmer, Kalyan Guliapalli, Christopher Jones Row 3: Luke Ravlin, Michael Sawyer, Craig Matasick, Matthew Ammons, Sean Griffin, Christopher Plumb, Brian Luskey, Joshua Bier Row 4: Andrew Bracht, Ben Rodgers, Michael Fortner, Daniel Jones, Joseph Wagner, Adam Weeg, Brandon Bayley photo by Audra Rowley J Front Row: Tony Ling, Stephen Moss, Kush Goyal, Jason Harris, Bryan Kabot, Derek Fahrer Row 2: Jeffrey Tang, Charles Chen, Gregory Wright, Ralph Pierre, Nathan Whetsell, Jason Killips Row 3: Daniel Thompson, Brian Jerred, Jeremy Sidrnan, Aaron Niemiec Christopher Demeniuk, Matthew Schloss photo by Mike Cutri Greek Life 289 Proving that some girls just want to have fun, members of Alpha Epsilon Phi show off their dresses at their Winter Formal. AEPhi ' s Formal was an annual weekend event held in Windsor, Canada photo courtesy of Lindsay Oestreich Front Row: Lori Babcock, Arielle Haffner, Amy Rothschild, Chan Futterman, Jamie Parr, Meredith Levin, Becky Goldstein, Courtney Friedman, Lindsay Ross, Nikki Wexner, Michelle Weinshall, Allie Garcy, Stacey Orlofsky, Michelle Dorman Row 2: Michelle Gerber, Jayme Goldwasser, Sheryl Bussell, Erica Freed, Jana Kantor, Rachel Schacter, Jenny Ratner, Sarah Schneider, Dawn Janukowicz, Rachel Milgrom, Jenny Florsheim, Lauren Jacobson, Lauren Parnes, Erica Raubvogel, Lisa Greenblatt, Amy Keller, Jess Rosen, Rebecca Rodkin, Becky Freilich, Sara Rosen, Jennifer Ull, Lindsay Oestreich, Jane Polansky, Jenny Schear Row 3: Ariel Lippman, Jessica Einhorn Pensler, Lindsay Zabon, Julie Osheroff Row4:Jil Epstein, Cindy Salzman Chaiken, Amanda Sus; Klein, Amy Burak, S; losenberg, Pauline Janice Berkowitz, .uciani, Rachel lothman, Dana indsay Granet, Jamie Sahn, Brooke Green Row bndell [jren Lomask jlger, JitnicklCas 1 |ndsay Wi pdi Min 5: Jenny Leifer, Alana Ross, Emily Figura, Erika Rubin, Alyse Beekman, Kara Bomzer, Shira Tolins, Margaret Pensler, Lori Toub, Rebecca Hirsch, Karen Krivisky, Celia Cohen, Cindy Schenck, Michelle Beck, Behani Bell, Hillary Abelson, Ellyn Soffer Row 6: Debbie Friedberg, Suzi Goldstein, Lauren Burnston, Lauren Jarvis, Shera Lashin, Meredith Skor, Lauren Simms, Alana Yavers, Sam Spatt, Jenna Greditor photo courtesy of Alpha Epsilon Phi 290 Alpha Epsilon Phi At their Barn Dance in the fall. Alpha Epsilon Phi mem- bers take a break from the festivities and spend a minute hanging out on the dance floor. Barn Dance was one of many date parties for the sorority, photo courtesy of Lauren Lomasky On a sunny fall afternoon. Alpha Epsilon Phi seniors stop by the sorority house to hang out. Because most members lived out of the house their senior year, reconvening at the house allowed them to see their fellow sisters more often, photo c ourtesy of Jamie Klein pitting together on their front porch. Alpha Epsilon Phi [luniors watch the activity on Hill Street. Living in the jorority house was an experience that strengthened the friendships between many of the members, photo ' ourtesy of Alpha Epsilon Phi At their winter formal, many Alpha Epsilon Phi sisters huddle together in the midst of the festivities surround- ing them. Because the University was far from home for most members, making close friendships was a valuable part of AEPhi ' s existance. photo courtesy of Jamie Klein Greek Life 291 p Others There were referees, fans, uniforms, players, a football, a winner and a loser: every component needed for a football game. The match held October 1 4 in the front yard of Sigma Alpha Epsilon during Homecoming weekend was no excep- tion. Only this game was different than any game played in the " Big House; " it was played on a field of mud. This year marked the Mudbowl ' s 70th year as Sigma Alpha Epsilon ' s primary charity fundraiser. SAE, along with Delta Sigma Phi earned over $ 1 ,200 for the patients at Mott ' s Children ' s Hospital. The event attracted many members of the community including Keeping balance in the slippery mud, Sigma Alpha Epsilon ' s quarterback throws a pass to his teammate while an opponent tries to tackle him. The healthy competition was an annual event that Sigma Alpha Epsilon sponsered. photo by Mike Cutri the fire department, who hosed down the field before kickoff . Despite the tradition of Mudbowl, there was an extra twist to the extravaganza. This year a football tournament prior to Mudbowl was held to determine which fraternity would play the hosts. Aftera six game elimination, Delta Sigma Phi earned their spot as the opposing team. They fell short in the mud, however, losing mudbowl to SAE 25-6. Abe Kane, a junior economics major stated, " I was excited about the tourna- ment. People couldn ' t say we won by default this way. We are hoping to get more fraternities involved in the tournament in the future to make it more competitive. " Two sororities were also involved in the Mudbowl event. Because of some national Greek chapter restrictions, some sororities had to back out of the contest, but Sigma Kappa and Kappa Alpha Theta stepped up to the challenge and battled it out. Sigma Kappa came out victorious in the women ' s football game with a score of 28-14. Through the fun and excitement of the mud flinging and face plants, the true meaning of mudbowl was found in the smiles on the faces of the patients at Mott ' s Children ' s Hospital, by Katie Ryan On her way out of bounds, Sigma Kappa ' s running back speeds up the field attepting to score. Sigma Kappa defeated Kappa Alpha Theta 28-14. photo by Mike Cutri 292 Mudbowl A Sigma K appa member looks over her competitors after reaching the endzone for a touchdown. It was the first mudbowl appearance for Sigma Kappa, photo by Mike Cutri Attempting to intercept the football, a Delta Sigma Phi member takes down a contender from Sigma Alpha Epsilon. Although football was the focus of the day, mud added to the enjoyment of the competition, photo by Mike Cutri Trying to gain possession of the ball after a fumble, Sigma Alpha Eplison and Delta Sigma Phi participants scrounge in the mud to find the football. Sigma Alpha Epsilon won the messy game 25-6. photo by Mike Cutri Greek Life 293 mmpwns Alpha Delta Phi had been a part of the University ' s campus since 1 846, but the national fraternity had been around since 1832. It had sixty active members in the past year and fifteen pledges. There were many things that Alpha Delta Phi had involved itself in on campus. They participated in all Intramural sports and had won the past three Greek Weeks. Greek Week was a huge community service event where the fraternities and sororities would choose a charity to sponsor and then try to raise money through an event for the charities. A-D-Phi, along with their partners Delta Delta Delta, won Greek Week. A-D-Phi also took second in the Blood Drive for total amount of people giving blood. Community service events, including bowling with handicapped people was something that A-D- Phi was known to do in addition to raising the most money for the penny war, the results of which were sent to charity. One major thing that A-D-Phi did frequently during the beginning of each school year was hold pre-football game bashes at their fraternity house. They had a large deck and a volleyball court in their front yard, which made their house a After their Greek Week victory with Delta Delta Delta, two Alpha Delta Phi members celebrate with champagne. T his was the third consecutive year ADPhi was champi- ons of Greek Week, photo courtesy of Jason Sparks Showing their maize and blue spirit, an Alpha Delta Phi Cheerleader and his partner participate on the sidelines during a football game. Members of the greek commu- nity could be found supporting the University ' s football tradition in many forms, photo courtesy of Jason Sparks popular place for pre-partying. When the students would walk down State Street on their way to the stadium, they would hear A-D-Phi ' s music blaring and see people crowded on their porch that overlooked the street. On days when the weather was nice students would see some of the members of A-D-Phi playing volleyball on their sand court located out in front of the house. Jason Sparks, a junior majoring in business and the president of the fraternity said, " I feel that joining Alpha Delta Phi was the best choice that I made at this university. It has opened up so many opportunities for me with leadership and involvement on campus. I also feel that I have made a close group of friends that I will keep in contact with for a long time. " Alpha Delta Phi had created a family within their fraternity that not only enjoyed throwing parties but participated in activities on the University ' s campus. by Sara Wilson 294 Alpha Delta Phi ADPhi brothers pre-party before a football game. Before heading out to the stadium many gathered at the house to have have a little fun. photo courtesy of Jason Sparks LPHA Front Row: Giancarlo Valle, Nicholas Reidenbach, Justin Schmidt, Jonathon Nathaniel Spencer, Vi Sanjeev [Anon, MattheYwia arles BptonWIat unerJamesmids ougl Galante, Eric midt Row 2: uer III, Michael es, Amit Harries Dudnick, pson, Marshall Kivela, Vikram Jeyasek McMichael, Rajiv Dash Michael Shea, Jeffrey Herstek, Matthew Kapoor, Jason Spai; James Roberts, R Knapp, Ryan Cowell, Jonathan Bowerman, David Nay, Daniel August, John Ewers photo by Abby Johnson Lloyd Carr draws a crowd to the house for a pep rally before the homecomming game against Indiana. Many people listened to the inspiring words from the head coach of the Wolverines, photo courtesy of Jason Sparks Greek Life 295 Before entering the banquet hall, Psi Upsilon members and their dates wait in the lobby during their winter formal. The formal was held at Boyne Mountain in Northern Michigan, photo courtesy of Andy A ester Front Row: Justin Hanson, Mike Bramlage, Mike Udekwa, Jon Wagner, Pat Manion Row 2: Chris Mescaro, Andy Park, Jeff Meeter, Andy Nester, Geoff Horst, Casey Holmeister, Kevin Dazy, Aaron Fishman, Adam Fishman Row 3: Tom Kraus, Trever Szymanski, Travis Broad, Fupa Weaver, Max Tsui, Matt German, Ronnie Victor, Ken Stuts man, Scott Ryan, Kevin Messecar, Marty Harms, Ryan Schallerphofo courtesy of Andy Nester Bringing in the new year with a bang, members of Psi Upsilon celebrate with their friends. The group traveled to Miami, Florida, to spend the holiday, photo courtesy of Andy Nester 296 Psi Upsilon Sponsering Charitable Social Events With 60 members on campus and 29 living in the house, Psi Upsilon fraternity proceeded to be a strong part of the Greek System as well as the community at large. Initiating over 20 new members last fall and winter, Psi Upsilon continued to grow in numbers and commodore, while boasting philan- thropy events that involved a large part of the Greek System. Of these Greek wide philanthropy events, Psi Upsilon members hosted their annual " Winterfest " that involved seven other fraternities and sororities. Held in Psi U ' s back yard, " Winterfest " consisted of an ice hockey tournament between the fraternities as well as other memorable festivi- ties. The purpose of the tournament was to raise money for the Ann Arbor Humane Society while providing the Greek System with a legitimate social event. " Because of the refined social limits placed in the Greek System, it costs more to Sharing the strong friendships that have formed, four Psi Upsilon members hang out at the fraternity house. The Psi Upsilon house accommodated 29 people during the year, photo courtesy of Andy Nester sponsor Greek events that include another house. Winterfest combines both philanthropy and social opportunities making it worthwhile, " commented junior engineering major Andy Nester. Another outdoor event that Psi Upsilon members spon- sored was their " G and T Festival, " which was an all day affair and included four other Greek chapters on campus: Delta Delta Delta, Alpha Phi and Beta Theta Pi. By providing live bands during the day and multiple disc jockeys at night, the event created a long and unforgettable day. Through many engagements throughout the year, Psi Upsilon proved that despite changes to the social policies surrounding the Greek system, there was still room to frater- nize with other houses while helping the community. by Katie Ryan At their winter formal, Psi Upsilon members and their dates converse while waiting for their dinners to be served. Over 25 couples enjoyed dinner and dancing at the event, photo courtesy of Andy Nester Greek Life 297 Dressed for their " Heaven on Earth " theme, sopho- more members wait for the rushees to enter into their house during fall recruitment. The angels dressed in white were ready to meet the new girls and potential members of their house photo by Katie Ryan Katherme Towl, t, Nikita Gohel, lie Taylor, ir. Jennifer Bristol Row 3: Front Row: Pinar Yaprak, Amy Jaick, Erika Waddell, Alexis Waldor, Elisa Pagan, Christyne Angulo, Vanessa Byrwa, Anna Sutherland, Jaclyn Dujovski, Rebecca Townsend, Aimee Garrison, Jessica Dong. Sonia Bhuta. Robyn Katz, Marek Jeffries, Saman Erin Turner, Lyndsay Tracy Bell, Kathryn Christina Kalinka, Jessica Vanderlan Brooke Oakley, Mary Beth Simpson, Sharon Tanenbaum, Jillian Groot, Kathryn O ' leary, Julie Scholma, Laura Grossman, Hanni Lee, Monique Kandou, Ann Mickley, Monica Rose, Meredith Koenig, Danielle Goodreau, Kari Johnson, Kari Johnson, Sarah Leversee, Jacqueline Feldner. photo by Naomi Trager 298 Alpha Chi Omega Keeping their cool during recruitment, Monique Kandou, president Sharon Tanenbaum, and Rush Chair Hanni Lee organize the details for the " Castaway " skit. The skit demonstrated the diversity of Alpha Chi Omega and their sorority pride, photo courtesy of Sharon Tanenbaum When someone mentioned something about a fraternity or sorority, the stereotypes of the Greek system instantly sprang to mind. There was one sorority that changed those stereotypes and refused to be confused as just another Greek organization. Making it a dominant characteristic, Alpha Chi Omega thrived on diversity regarding their members and involvement. For the second year they sponsored a flag football tourna- ment in October to raise money for the Children ' s Leukemia Foundation. The Charity Bowl brought positive attention to the Greek system. " I think it ' s great. The Greek Community gets such a bad rap and this event changes that. It ' s so great to see non-Greeks participate in a Greek-sponsored event. There ' s such a great vibe. So many people got up early on a football weekend after probably spending the previous night out partying and they really wanted to be there, " said Presi- dent Sharon Tanenbaum, a junior English major. After winning the quarterfinals of the intramural football league, members of Alpha Chi Omega celebrate their advancement. Alpha fell short with some injured players in the following round to Delta Gamma, photo courtesy of Aylin Koroglu The charity event, co-sponsored by Sigma Phi Epsilon and University ' s Students Against Cancer, invited students from all over campus to participate in either the women ' s, men ' s or coed flag football leagues. The event raised over $1,500 for the Foundation. A Chi O ' s diversity remained an essential element to the foundation they thrived on. Each woman brought her own interests to the sorority helping to make the most of their time at the University. Rush Chair and junior biology and Asian studies major Hanni Lee said, " I ' ve had to deal with stereo- types all my life because I ' m Asian, I ' m from New York, and then I joined a sorority, another stereotype. I ' m confident that our house means it when we talk about our philanthropy involvement. We take initiative and don ' t just involve the Greek community, which would further segregate us. We raise awareness and want to let people know that we aren ' t that much different from everyone else. " Though philanthropy remained an important part of Alpha Chi, activities like helping a sister with an exam or taking a Meijer ' s break at odd hours of the morning, Alpha Chi ' s knew loyalty, support, and sisterhood, by Katie Ryan Before hitting the beach, seniors Katie Ryan and Miriam Imperial eat lunch at an outdoor restaurant on the waterfront in Acapulco, Mexico. Over 20 members went south of the border together to spend their spring break. photo courtesy of Katie Ryan Greek Life 299 iappa Kappa Gamma , Amy Lifshitz, Sarah Wary, Stephanie Nesbitt, Joanna Jacobus, Kaitlyn Nish, Loi Delta Phi Epsilon SSSSK " " " Ml Front Row: Lizzy Richman, Julie Goutman, Jessica Goldberg, Elaine Raskin, Rachelle Theise, Diane Herbstman, Jordana Rutkoff, Amy Berrger, Katie Feldman, Lisa Chernikoff, Lindsey Weinstein Row 2: Meredith Negrin, Lori Weingarden, Meryl Goldsmith, Suzie Barnett, Shira Klein, Jamie VonBehron, Michelle Billig, Julie Wolfmark, Rachel Wolfin, Aby Droz, Julie Maltzman, Michelle Persin, Tamara Schweitzer Row 3: Libby Rosenbaurn, Jenn Russo, Lindsey Abrahmson, Lauren Shure, Amy Isaacson, Naomi Epstein, Melissa Freeman, Jenny Handler, Becca Goldstein, Joanna Eisen, Rachel Drescher, Kim Spitz Row 4: Emily Adelman, Katie Ross, Michelle Dash, Rachel Bukstein, Joanna Fine, Jamie Zuboff, KimberlyTolman, Cynthia Marino, Miriam D ' Jaen, Emily Kaufman, Leaat Dulburg, Janice Cooperman Row 5: Nicole Scher, Sarah Turbow, Lauren Katz, Saa Schwartz, Sharon Wertheimer, Rachel Margolis, Sevonne Cohen, Hillary Gallanter, Heather Kurtis, Sammi Klein, Louise Malamud, Brette Kaplan, Estee Gabbai, Sarah Marks, Amy Schwartz, Krislme Heuwinkel, Amy Schwartz, Natalie Freidman, Melanie Leiberman, Julie Rosenthal Row 6: Jordan Schefman, Eileen Alexander, Jen Wisnia, Dora Vilensky, Maria Ceifetz, Srai Weintrob, Rachel Scheinfeld, Diane Raskin, Danielle Organek, Ahssa Ingram, Johanna Whitefield, Nami Dobrusin, Missy Harris, Jenny Panesh, Jessica Levenson, Jenna Gordon, Jaime Schneider, Jamie Weiss Row 7: Katie Kozloff, Taiia, Loss, Karen Lewis, Danielle Oves, Amy Roth, Lauren Kovacs, Ashley Gorman, Brooke Kramer, Macy Abrams, Rachel Bier, Risa Berrin, Brooke Eisenstat, Jessica Seradsky, Alana Stahl, Jamie Wertheimner, Elana Auster, Jamie Krasman, Tracy Bortmck Row 8: Sarey Ruden, Lauren Steger, Becca Rubin, Stephanie Schonholz, Laure n Weinberg, Andrea Bellaver, Liz Datsey, Dana Kukes, Vered Jona, Stacey Wolman, Lindsey Zicherman, Lauren Weiss, Lori Silverman, Rachel Einsidler, Allison Young, Annie Cherniak, La Whitefield, Lauren Rosenthal. Lauren Rothchild, Lindsey Spolan photo courtesy of Delta Phi Epsilon 300 Greek Life Sigma Delta Tau Front Row: Dani Borkin, Erica Hirshfeld, Lindsay Brownstem, Tracy Cohen, Beth B ownstein, Courtney Lissauer, Rachel Cohen, Pamela Fisher, Lauren Landy, Rebecca Isenberg Row 2: Shayna Cherry, Daniela Gerson, Hillary Hersch, Jane Fenkell, Amanda Hyatt, Deborah Brunswick, Rachel Kitaeff, Betsy Butwinick, Melissa Weiner, Jessica Longshore, Lauren Cooper, Alaxa Phillips, Melissa Noon, Jessica Phillips, Catherine Funk, Melanie Schlesinger Row 3: Gillian Friedman, Lauren Yeagef, Beth Burzin, Beth 5oldstein, Jessica Saperstein, Cheryl Alterman, Erica Marks, Rachel Turchin, Judith Berger, Jodi Smilack, Lauren Salmanson, Chelsea Roseman, Nicole Moriarty, Erika Rubinstein, Jillian Rosenberg, Michelle Saffan, Elana Kanter Row 4: Jodie Kaufman, Eryn Helfant, Alysdn Brochstein, JJenifer Mulein, Lindsay Kalin, Kelly Hanker, Sarah Aviram, Emily Tannenbaum, Aimee Eskinazi, Trad Botwinick, Linsey Shulman, Randi Levtnson, Margaret Peck, Robin Mosberg, Lindsay Friedland, Lauren Sunness, Jaclyn Kramer, Melissa Jerry photo by Abby Johnson Delta Delta Delta Front Row: Lisa Meyers, Lauren Boueri, Lauren Bok, Robyn Jones, Maura McVey, Andrea Shaheen, Jennifer Berger, Jamie Coleman Row 2: Jess Magnatta, Megan Tepas, Betsy Salzstein, Lauren McGuire, Neeta Mulgaokar, Heather Ryan, Erin DeLong, Holly Graves, Joanna Ford, Nicole Roberts, Caroline Moats, Sarah Maxwell, Abra Essad, Katherine Ryder, Lisa Baldwin, Kate Dunworth, Maureen Vermeulen, Lindsay Vetter, Justin Nassar Row 3: Kristin Taylor, Elizabeth Cobb, Beth Kasden, Robyn Klinger, Brianne Page, Lisa Pappas, Megan Hayes, Domelle Cunningham, Sonia Sahney, Anne Williams, Allison Root, Leslie Rojas, Erin Rogers, Emily Wagner, Kelly Lynn, Josie Major, Lindsay Scott, Andrea Jefinek, Natalie Girafd Row 4: Corinne Rolermund, Elaine Ross, Emily Finkbinder, Blair Thompson-Levin, Kristin Kean, Rachel Dobbs, Melissa Berger, Jill Cook, Lauren Harper, Meryl Pankhurst, Katherine Porter, Emily Bowerman, Candice Carbajal, Gina Lamancusa, Alyssa Demas, Theresa Giachino, Sarah Grekin, Amanda Guccione, Sara Duncan, Sara LeBow, Kathleen Cloud, Michele Haynes, Lauren Ladd, Erin Moennich, Tara Gillespie, Lmdsey Hoffman, Jamie Stone, Pamela Halpem, Erin Kreindler Row 5: Sotina Tzakas, Lauren Wechsler, Shayna Fell, Sara Storch, Kelly Addison, Saras Allen, Erin Weber, Lara Chilian, Ashley Sullivan, Jenny Castillo, Sarah Petzel, Regan Preston, Lauren Kugel, Jamie Livermore. Jennifer Laescn, Nicolma Traverse, Melissa Flets, Lauren Caharazzo, Sena Succar, Sarah Ferenez, Anna Aufhammer, Bnanna Kassin, Karen Lynn, Bridget Feeny Row 6: Erin Bahl, Penny Roumanis, Florence Larsen, Livia Pelletier, Melissa Akey, Erica Kepniss, Krislen Linscott, Kathleen Clark, Lauren Bonzani, Kate Sablosky, Jennifer Cookson, Kristina Kang, Marissa Megge, Tncia Zubal, Alana Staingold, Brokke Kessler, Jennifer Crotty, Nicole Guiborg, Nicole Dabbouse, Amanda Sigouin, Jenny Schroeder photo courtesy of Delta Delta Delta Greek Life 301 ternity After handing out 21 bids to new members in the fall and initiating 44 new members during winter recruitment, Pi Kappa Alpha became the largest fraternity on campus with over 100 members. To accommodate the growth of the fraternity, Pike moved into a bigger house so that more brothers had the opportunity to live in the house. Residing at 1 501 Washtenaw, 53 Pi Kappa Alpha members experienced their first year living in the new house. LSA sophomore Dave Gorski commented on living in the house, " There is always something to do, always someone to talk to, always someone to throw the football with; I love it. " With all of the positive aspects that made Pike different than other fraternities it was no wonder recruitment went so well. Pi Kappa Alpha members contributed over 5,000 hours of community service throughout the year to such institutions as Mott ' s Children ' s Hospital and The Ronald McDonald House. They pulled together all members and were continu- ally committed to making their fraternity better. In regard to the involvement of Pi Kappa Alpha men, LSA sophomore Gus Makris commented, " We have some great young guys who During fall recruitment at the fraternity house, Ben Kaufman listens to rushees as they ask questions about fraternity life and school. After fall recruitment. Pi Kappa Alpha became the largest house on campus, photo courtesy of Gus Makris are excited about the direction this house is going and are pumped to put a lot of work into it. But the large number of older guys in the house is really beneficial, and they help out anyway they can. " Pike also excelled in athletics boosting their intramural sports record as one of the top three fraternities on campus. Their ability in athletics as well as philanthropy was a deter- mining factor in their honor of winning the prestigious Smythe award four out of the last five years. The Smythe award presented by the Pi Kappa Alpha nationals is granted to the top Pike chapter in the nation. LSA senior Justin Bright said about his involvement and pride in his fraternity, " I wouldn ' t change my experience with Pike for anything. I met friends that I will love forever and that is what it is about. " by Katie Ryan After a rainy downpour flooded the basement of the new Pi Kappa Alpha house, active members form a chain and pass down buckets of water until the basement is dry. Aside from the one incident, moving into the new house was a positive experience, photo courtesy of Gus Makris 302 Pi Kappa Alpha SBO Sjjj ! : At the new Comerica Park, members of Pike and their dates crowd together during a Tiger ' s baseball game. Social events were among the perks of belonging to a greek house. photo courtesy of Gus Makris Sophomores Christian Bendixen, Percy Rosemurgy and Lukas Skoog get ready to pick up their dates before the fall crush party via limosine. Unique events held every semester added excitement to the school year, photo courtesy of Augustus Makris Front Row: Jason Bristol, Matthew Robinson, Jeffrey Coburn, Joshua Cover, Augustus Makris, Scott Otto, Paul Kreiter, Steve Colarossi, Justin Bright, David Gorski, Andrew Marble, Andrew Grove, Scott Searing Row 2: Benjamin WeMtateMUMeseUebn-Mley, Steve Roach, David Coleman, Burke RHie, BenBnin Bufnwi, Democ Mavrellis, Lukas Skoog, Zachary defter, AcBn Pai Lukas Skcyg bw 3: Zachary Cooper, Adam PaiHen, AlMHuttHs L Tim Gru L Gelaya, Brian Larivee, Christian BndixenHrianBlan kBer Vhipp Lleremy Dyme Row 4: Peter SeffMason bcori bss K fthrlw; MatP Twrrillo, John Navarre, James Hunnicutt, Bryan Grattan, Robert Wilson, Edward Schoenherr Row 5: Jason Costello, Christopher Kenny, Aaron Stando, Jeremy Bressman, Jerry Yuan, David Katz, Rosco Coltrain, Ryan Harris, Robert Hayes, Patrick Mellon, Richard Luongo photo by Abby Johnson Greek Life 303 Party fendors Create a Greek Tragedy Despite all the philanthropy events and activities planned for each Greek house on campus, most Greek members found time for a social life, a life that sometimes included alcohol. Unfortunately, outsiders of Greek life focused on this lifestyle as the dominating characteristic of the Greek system. In retaliation to the problem, active members decided to change the stereotype by stepping back and looking at the problem. After years of contemplating how to rewrite the alcohol policy for the Greek community, the Panhellenic Association and the Interfraternity Council composed a plan that would accommodate the underage drinking law on campus but still allowed members of the Greek system an Amanda Spyker, Whitney Downing, and Tiffany Thomas, all members of Alpha Phi, enjoy a party including 10 houses at the Majestic Bar in Detroit. The third-party- vender policy did not affect those over the legal drinking age. photo courtesy of Tiffany Thomas active social life. The strategy they came up with was to divert the drinking from campus to nearby bars that would discour- age underage drinking. Sororities and fraternities chartered buses to the nearby bars to conduct their parties the same as before, only in a new location. Though reluctant at first, most houses adapted to the new policy and found ways to make events out of the bus rides and nights of dancing at the clubs. Some houses used the extra social money they collected to have more date parties, an- other alternative written in the revised alcohol policy. Alpha Chi Omega ' s internal social chair, junior engineering major Sara Balbach said about the date parties, " Planning the date parties isn ' t as easy as it seems but I always have a blast at them, and there ' s always stories to tell the next day. " Though some looked at the new policy as restricting and against the reason they decided to join a house, the alcohol plan was conceived to benefit the Greek community and to better the reputation surrounding Greeks and alcohol. Pi Kappa Alpha president and sophomore pre-business major Gus Makris commented, " Everybody stills seems to have a good time on the weekend, I thought the new policy would affect the social scene a lot more than it has. " by Katie Ryan On a cold night in October, Alpha Chi Omega members huddle together during their Barn Dance, a date party that included dancing and hayrides. Barn dance was held by most houses in the early fall, photo by Katie Ryan 304 Third Party Vendors After getting off the bus, members of Alpha Chi Omega get ready for a night of partying at the Majestic Theater bar in Detroit. With 10 houses involved, the bar was filled to capacity, photo by Katie Ryan All dressed up for their formal, members of Alpha Delta Pi along with their dates, also members of the Greek community, stop before entering the Riverboat. The Riverboat was a change of tradition for ADPi who usually held their formal at the Masonic Temple, photo courtesy of Sarah Townsend Shaking their bodies on the dance floor, members of Mpha Phi and Sigma Phi Epsilon dance the night away at the Riverboat in East Lansing. Multiple disc jockeys ilayed dance music well into the early morning hours for the Greek members, photo courtesy of Alpha Phi Greek Life 305 rek, Caitlin Rebecca Chan, Jessica nzi Selke, Stephanie mberly Leach, e Brophy, Allison : Emily Dengiz, Delia Alpha Delta Pi sisters gather at the front door before third sets during Fall Rush. Black and silver stars were traditional decorations for the house during the third round of parties, photo courtesy of Nikki McCullough Front Row: Brooke Flynn, Christine Lamberti, Sarah Davies, Katherine Fouts, Elixa Thornell, Nicole Sheth, Allison Lazette, Shannon Howell, Katie Nimphie, Lisa Williams, Evalina Kaczor Row 2: Emily Driver, Jennifer Leech, Patricia Pentiak, Carrie Winnell, Anne Byrne, Erin Galvin, Lindsay King, Monica Osterberger, Sara Muelder, Rachel Miriani, Rachel Greer, Rachel Burkons, Rhiannon Riley, Nicole Slott Row 3: Candice Hall, Heidi Hudson, Courtney Yamron, Abigail Rowe, Erin Dahl, Sar. Friemann, Kristin Derwich Miller, Jessica Sommerville, Stekier, Katie Keller, K Rebecca Feliciano, An Richards, Dana DeJoi Sonda, Meredith Manseau, Nicole Vance, Jessica Connor Row 5: Monique French, Cara Kunkel, Sarah Blase, Jamie Sander, Jennifer Alexander, Mairead Schwab, Danielle Hitchin, Carrie Randall, Alexa Gunther, Marcy Greenburger, Kern Murphy, Sharon Risch, Jamie Nimphie, Alison Orlans, Geena Rasmussen, Elizabeth Luzarde, Sally Harrison, Kelly Reed, Erin West, Cristina McCullough photo courtesy of Alpha Delta Pi During a chapter retreat bonding activity. Alpha Delta Pi members help a sister climb a wall during the ropes course in October. Team events helped bond together sorority members, photo courtesy of Sarah Townsend 306 Alpha Delta Pi This year Alpha Delta Pi celebrated their 1 50 th anniversary since their first chapter was founded in 1851 at Wesleyan College in Macon, Georgia. The University ' s Beta Eta chapter has existed on campus since 1 929. Alpha Delta Pi boosted 1 50 active members this year and all of them were involved in I various activities as a chapter. Philanthropy was a large part of what defined Alpha Delta Pi. Serving at over seven charity institutions, members per- formed activities like making toiletry kits for The Ronald McDonald House during fall recruitment. New this year was the philanthropy project " I Spy an ADPi, " an event that also raised money for The Ronald McDonald House. Other estab- lishments that Alpha Delta Pi members contributed to were the Ozone House and The Pound House. Latino studies senior Nikki McCullough stated, " Helping others in the community I Before going on stage at " Sing and Variety " during Greek Week, members of Alpha Delta Pi and Beta Theta Pi pose in their costumes. The Greek Week team ended up placing 4th overall, photo courtesy of Sarah Townsend makes me feel proud to be a part of a house that values philanthropy and the community. " Alpha Delta Pi also participated in other activites the University offered as well as events that the chapter orga- nized. Intramural Sports teams were formed for those mem- bers interested in athletics, and workshops and retreats were scheduled to strengthen the bond between the sisters of Alpha Delta Pi. ISA senior Shannon Griffin remarked about her sorority ' s activities, " ADPi has shaped my college experi- ences because I have made my best friends and my fondest memories through the house. " Members of Alpha Delta Pi were active in many organiza- tions that furthered their involvement with the University, proving their well-rounded nature. Other campus activites these women participated in were varsity sports, honor soci- eties, community service groups, dance and theater produc- tions, a capella groups, publications, and the Panhellenic Association as well as other campus clubs. Many ADPi mem- bers joined clubs together to support one another. LSA junior Sarah Blase said of her sorority sisters, " No matter what you want to do or where you want to go there is always someone willing to come along and make it more fun. " fay Katie Ryan Posing as Charlie ' s Angels, three members of Alpha Delta Pi hold up their water guns during the fall philan- thropy event " I Spy an Alpha Delta Pi. " Many area charities benefited from the volunteers of the Greek community, photo courtesy of Sarah Townsend Greek Life 307 etter the Greek System With almost 900 girls registered for rush, Panhel set the quotas at 50 girls per house, and almost all of the sororities met that goal. With these numbers, one could understand the need for an executive board to oversee the activities and programs of the Greek system. Made up of members from each of the sixteen sororities, the Panhellenic Association met regularly to coordinate activi- ties and set polici es for its members. Every year started off with new member recruitment that took a lot of time and energy. " Fall Rush was time consuming but it really paid off with all the great women we welcomed into the sorority community, " stated senior English major Alexa Gunther. Panhel was concerned with sponsoring numerous educa- tional workshops and seminars as well as proposing and implementing new policies to better the Greek System and the community as a whole. They brought in speakers from all over the country to educate its members on a variety of topics. Speakers included Don Di Paolo who spoke about getting the most out of the Greek system and from college as a whole. In addition, Mike Green also came to discuss the effects of drugs Senior Veronica Valentine and junior Marc Hustvedt show off their luscious lips during the Greek Escapade in the fall. The IFC and Panhel booth had toys and prizes as well as food as incentive to visit them, photo courtesy of Debbie Helfman and alcohol. As Panhel brought in these speakers, new and old members of the Greek system were educated and in- formed on issues like alcohol, drugs and hazing that were prime issues within the community. In the past year, Panhel also developed a new policy on both hazing and the Hazing Task Force designed to control and combat it. The University Greek community was very serious about its " zero tolerance " for hazing. Additionally, a revision was made in the Social Environment Management Policy to better fit the changing atmosphere in Ann Arbor. Organizational studies senior Angle Miller said, " Being on Panhel has been one of my best experiences at the University of Michigan, as it has given me the chance to grow as a leader of our Greek community while making friends and having fun at the same time. " by Lisa Franzoi It- Getting sand in their shorts and between their toes, Panhel and Interfraternity Council members take in the beauty of Lake Michigan during a weekend at one member ' s cottage. IFC and Panhel worked closely together to accomplish many changes made in the Greek community, photo courtesy of Lia O ' Connor 308 Panhellenic Association Outfitted in their Michigan Panhel Sweatshirts, members of the Panhellenic Association share a moment before a meeting at Alpha Delta Pi. Weekly meetings were held to discuss Greek business, photo courtesy of Debbie Helfman Panheleni " AssocIcfnCn Showing the friendships that formed through Panhel, Lia O ' Connor, Veronica Valentine, Betsy Nichols, and Marcy Greenburger take a second to smile while hanging out at Dominick ' s one night. Cross-sorority bonds were formed through the organization, photo courtesy of Lia O ' Connor Front Row: Marcy Greenberger, Lia O ' connor, Veronica Valentine Row 2: Angela Miller, Elizabeth Nichols, Deborah Helfman Row 3: Alexandra Gunther, Caroline Starrs, Laurel Carlson, Tricia Zubal photo by Mike Cutri Greek Life 309 he stars For the new class of students coming to the University each year, the size of campus could certainly be intimidating. Many young women turned to the Greek system for familiar faces and a place to call home. First-year LSA student Katie Robinson found her place on campus at Sigma Kappa during Rush. Robinson said, " I was apprehensive of joining a sorority at first, butSigma Kappa changed myframeof mind. I walked up to the beautiful house on Washtenaw, and I was awe- struck. The girls were very down-to-earth, and I felt a real sense of closeness with the girls in the house. I consider myself lucky to be a member. " Like Robinson, the sisters of Sigma Kappa concluded that fall recruitment was exceptional. Junior English major and Rush Chairman of Sigma Kappa, Jessica Coen, said, " Rush this year was great and it really brought the sisters in the house together. It was a lot of work, but ultimately reward- ing. A successful rush has really promoted a great attitude throughout the house. " The new energy and positive attitude brought into Sigma Kappa helped the house focus on multiple national philan- thropies, the Maine Seacoast Mission, Gerontology, Alzheimer ' s Disease Research and the Ronald McDonald House. Sigma Kappa raised money for those philanthropies by selling candy, sponsoring walks, and conducting bucket drives on the Diag. Another fun and rewarding activity was Sigma Kappa ' s participation in Mud Bowl on Homecoming weekend. The girls in the house got down and dirty in Sigma Alpha Epsilon ' s muddy yard and after an intense battle they were victorious over Kappa Alpha Theta. Looking back on her experience in Sigma Kappa sophomore LSA student, Nicole Gopoian said, " I think we are really down to earth and real. We really do like each other! Lots of sororities fight all of the time, but we all get along. " by Katie Ryan and Sarah Jo hnson Celebrating their Mudbowl victory, Kristin Cibik, Lindsey Jenriches and Dana Kelly show who is number one. The girls defeated Kappa Alpha Theta in the event, photo courtesy of Nicole Gopoian Showing that they know how to have a good time, Sigma Kappa actives strut around in their cowgirl outfits at a theme party. Dancing until all hours of the morning was a weekly activity some members enjoyed, photo courtesy of Nicole Gopoian 310 Sigma Kappa Before rolling around in the mud, members of Sigma Kappa get pumped up before the Mudbowl game against Kappa Alpha Theta. Sigma Kappa won by a score of 24-8. photo courtesy of Nicole Gopoian Hages, TJ Walters Row 4: Lisa L Lecznat.Erin More, Carla Freshwate Kalik, Abby Mohan, Lisa Stojak Roi Crimmons, Dana Kelly, Adrienne V, Megan Carrou, Alexis Punches, Cin Vanderlann, Anne Malaney, Adrien Sarah Solberg, Colleen Day, Krist Gopoian, Claudia Henry, Megan ig, Missy -in, Laura Morukain, Kellie __j, Joanna Karr, Jessia Coen, Holly lea, Andrea Marin, Courtney Xolody, Robyn Zukowski, Tncia Bacon, ibree Benner, Becky Chrystler, Sarah k ' lam, Amy Cornbleet, Kelly Trahan, iccahini, Ann Hoist, Nicole Robinson, Katy Wood, Gina Tearing up the dance floor, Sigma Kappa sophomores dance the night away at a friends party at theta Chi. Even with all the school work that filled their planners the girls found time for an active social life including date parties and sisterhood events, photo courtesy of Nicole Gopoian Greek Life 311 Alpha Sigma Phi Front Row: Albert Bell, James Vanek, Adam Markham, Scott Taylor, Joseph Riepl, Kevin Me Neil, Craig Marion, Brett Teran, Allan Yaklin ROW 2: William Chasen, William Chasen, Shaun Spillane, Robert Lange, Nicholas Woolard, Anthony Sclafani, Matthew McBride Row 3: Edward Yruma, Vito Graziano, Dru Dunham, Jeffrey Chandler, Nicholas Thompson, Michael Rugnetta Row 4: Brian Farrar, Gregory Schwartz, Christopher Caudill, Brian McNeil, Paul Knupp, Kyle Marshall, Jonathan Robinson photo by Kristen Stoner ThetaChi W Front Row: Jon Pollack, Mike Gallerstein, Nick Katsoulis, Corey Fernandez, SagarSheth, Jeffrey Miller, Trevor King, Ryan Walsh Row 2: Trever King, Eric Laitala, Chad Fernandez, Maxwell Taylor, Reid Joliat, Jeffrey Silver, Joseph Gartner, Paul Prechter, Vangel Stojanovski, Andrew Pascal Row 3: Reed Harris, Jeris Queen, Mark Barnes, Marc Hustvedt, Robert Linn , Benjamin Schneider, Patrick Howe photo by Abby Johnson 7 Sigma N 312 Greek Life Front Row: Ryan Maclean, Carlyle Chapman, Roy Jackamo, Amiel Herrera, Reas Macken, Mark Majewski Row 2: John Monti, Jeremy Strotlkirch, Scott Meves, Jonathan Mann, Brett Garson, Evan Wayne, Richard Norsigian, Matthew Vanwasshnova Row 3: Derek Schlonsky, John Hamilton, David Levy, Peter Bussigel, Ronen Harris, Daniel Senatore, Matthew Mann, Christopher Koranda Row 4: Erik Van Dyck Dobos, Christopher Carrow, Jon Uggen, Scott Gallagher, Eric Weiss, Michael Shrage, Stephen Antonucci photo by Audra Rowley Pi Kappa Phi Front Row: Eric Roeder, Erick Woertz Jr, Brian Goebel, Jason Matson, Daniel Berglund Row 2: Phillip Barry, Nathaniel Davis, Kevin Me Quinn, Adam Hill, Nathanael Zamarron, Jared Ryan, Peter Grandon Row 3: Ryan Proud, John Padesky, Adam Goldberg, Timothy Gerber, Michael Osment, Andrew Shelley, Jonathan Janego, Adam Southard, Ryan Haag Row 4: Nelson Lopez, Alex Kim, Jeffrey Ratusznik, Christopher Kozak, Michael Garbacik photo by Audra Rowley Delta Sigma Phi Front Row: Jeremy Menkowitz, Joshua Neidus, Jason Gilbert, David Elgart, Eric Duboys, Adam Small Row 2: Aaron Rosenblum, Evan Lison, Evan Banker, Michael Guttman, Douglas Levine, Jay Kaplan Row 3: Jacob Frumkin, Michael Orell, Jared Rice, Bryan Hemberg, Justin Ross, Benjamin Baer photo by Audra Rowley Greek Life 313 At Final D ' s, the last day of sorority recruit- ment, actives of Delta Gamma take a second to smile at their potential new members. Final D ' s was an important day of the recruitment process, photo courtesy of Sarah Doll Front Row: Stephany Cox, Millie Tompkins, Tricia Ross, Birgit Swanson, Adrienne Klum, Kelly Adams, Carolyn Schilling, Elizabeth Franke, Amy Allen, Emily McMorns, Jessica Germain, Christina Deal, Lindsay Kane, Allyson Bennett, Georgianna Golematis, Emily Tenner Row 2: Colleen Batty, Anne Roesner, Rebecca Vaught, Lindsay Fox, Katie Schmidt, Britt Sommerfield, Melissa Hawley, Kristin Wolf, Katherine Moore, Evan Solheim, Emily Haraburda, Kati Britt, Diane Chen, Kathryn Cramer, Kathleen Westcott, Kristina Vanek, Kelly Fons, Andrea Campbell, AndreajtaroneTT p Witus Row 3: Catherine Guide, Kristen Hunter, Nicole Wiza, Lindj kStraetrrMs, Luciana Coscione, Katherine Darin, Rachel Garner, Laura Killer, Lincj y nn, S(h Doll, Alison Devlin, Jessica Horvath, Stephanie Deal, Stephanie KOI Paula Hendnckson, Lauren Gat; Assarian, Brooke Nitzkin, Mi .chke, Kristen Anderson, Jennifer Kim, Anne Trotter, Dayna Santoro, Carolyn Clevenstine, Megan Stewart, Sarah Billings, Melissa Rothman, Tracey Perrick Row 4: Ashley Nickels, Ashley Owens, Julia Laughlin, Kristin Thielbar, Ann Buckman, Katherine Waller Row 5: Julie Rankin, Ann Peterson, Sara Naheedy, Molly Boschert, Tiffany Smith, Jill Anderson, Sarah Berghorst, Libby Noonan, Cynthia Wampler, Robin Bailey, Christina Hazargian, Jennifer McCaffrey, Kimberly Mercurio, Teresa Bess, Katie Septer, Allison Spicer, Kate Foster, Leah Thompson, .Linda Andrews, Alice Raisch, Hilary Berry photo by Abby Johnson 314 Delta Gamma ! I Decorated with balloons and streamers. Delta Gamma members leave the house to pick up their new members on Bid Day. Delta Gamma ' s Bid Day activities included driving around campus and showing off their new members, photo courtesy of Sarah Doll Delta Gamma had 159 active members and 50 new pledges that participated in many philanthropies and social events throughout the year. Delta Gamma ' s main service project was " Service for Sight, " where the members of the house volu nteered to read to blind children and created brail books for them. Delta Gamma also educated children with- out visual difficulty in understanding children with the handi- cap through Kids on the Block, known as KOTB. For the children to understand the purpose of KOTB, some of the DG girls wrote and performed a puppet show at local elementary schools. Delta Gamma also participated in Derby Days with Sigma Chi and Watermelon Bust with the Lambda Chi Alpha. During Greek week, Delta Gamma sponsored an event known as Anchorsplash. The members of Delta Gamma and other Greek members would compete in events like synchronized swimming, and relay races. The money that was raised from Hanging out on the front porch swing in front of the DG house. Delta Gamma members prepare themselves for a night on the town. Despite their busy week, having fun on the weekends was just one way they showed that girls just want to have fun. photo courtesy of Sarah Doll this event went to the visually impaired. Sophomore Rachel Garner said of philanthropy, " I love being a part of DG and participating in the many events that it has to offer; it made this year unbelievable for me. From Anchorsplash to Water- melon Bust, I had the best time. I never thought I could ever like this school or have as much pride for it as I did this year. " A major part of DG ' s social life was based around their many date parties and two formals. The winter Initiation Ball was dedicated to all the new members, while Senior Sail Away, in the spring, was dedicated to the graduates. Linda Andrew, a pre-law first-year student said, " The date parties and the other events that DG has set up for us have been so much fun. I have met so many people since I have joined DG, and feel that this was definitely one of the best decisions I have made this year. " Delta Gamma was proud of the diversity of the members of their house as well as their extensive community involve- ment. Junior communication studies major Sarah Doll said, " The young women who became my best friends during my first year in Delta Gamma now seem to be a part of my family. DG has ultimately become my home away from home, and I know it always will be. " by Sara Wilson Getting people ' s attention to donate money for charity. Delta Gamma actives hold up a poster displaying their " Most Beautiful Eyes " philanthropy event. The event involved all Greek houses on campus, photo courtesy of Sarah Do I Greek Life 315 Greeks Come Together For A Purpose In the midst of the dreary, tiresome, early spring monotony of classes, the Greek system hosted their annual seven days of festivities known as Greek Week. Planned and administered by selected members of the Greek system, one fraternity and one sorority paired up as a team to compete in a variety of a activities and competitions. Examples of these activities were a blood drive, dance competitions, tug-of-war, relay races, a volleyball tournament and more messy events like the Jell-0 jump and pie and pizza eating contests. The objective of Greek Week was to strengthen the rela- tions between each chapter of the Greek system through Presented with a trophy, Lindsay Mahn announces the winner of Anchor Splash in the Diag. Anchor Splash was Delta Gamma ' s sponsored contribution to Greek Week and includes a series of aquatic activities, photo courtesy of Delta Gamma healthy competitions, but more importantly, its purpose was to raise money and services for organizations throughout the community. Such institutions included Mott ' s Children ' s Hos- pital, the American Red Cross, and the Ronald McDonald House. After hours of planning by the Steering Committee, the group elected to organize the festivities, the week kicked off with the pairing party held at Rick ' s bar. At the pairing party all the teams were announced and everyone discovered which house they were to join forces with to attempt to gain the respect of winning Greek Week. After an exhausting week of team spirit and Greek repre- sentation at competitions around campus, an event called Sing Variety summed up the yearly extravaganza. Most members of the Greek system piled into Hill Auditorium to support their teams during Sing Variety. Sing Variety was a talent show where representatives from each team showed off their hard work through choreographed dance routines and singing performances. The finale of Greek Week ended with the concert and marked the highest Greek participation in any event sponsored by the Greek system, by Katie Ryan With their " right hand on blue, " two Greek Week teams go head to head in a game of Twister as their teammates cheer them on. The friendly competition allowed all members of the Greek system to come together. photo courtesy of Katie Septer 316 Greek Week A Sigma Kappa member looks over her competitors after making an advancement toward the endzone to a touchdown. It was the first mudbowl experience for Sigma Kappa. photo by Mike Cutri During Diag Day, an all day Greek Week event, a participant races to win the " Big Wheel " race. Competitions like those were creative ways the Greek system combined fun and philanthropy. photo courtesy of Katie Septer Trying to gain possession of the ball after a fumble, iigma Alpha Eplison and Delta Sigma Phi participants icrounge in the mud to find the football. Sigma Alpha ipsilon won the messy game 25-6. photo by Mike Cutri Greek Life 317 ' - , V Uni aft ctiar r: organ Students flood the Diag in early September for Festifall. The event drew campus organiza- tions together to recruit new members and promote their causes, photo by Mike Cutri ansC ihe 318 Organizations There was more to life at the University than going to class. A vast array of organizations, numbering over 700 in all, offered students a chance to become more involved in something that interested them. From athletics to academics, from students to give back to the secret societies to publications, community. Whether it was to campus organizations came in many work towards a goal or just different forms, offering a wide have some fun, joining a club range of experiences. Festifall, held fostered new friendships. in September, brought many strengthened leadership skills organizations to the Diag where they and brought out our passions. organizations ff n H o L H Demonstrating on the Diag, a student makes a [T-] statement about his abortion stance. ' s Student organizations L__| on both sides of the , , issue fought to make ' their beliefs heard. " } photo by Naomi Trager Senior Clint Caite spins some records during a Komposit Dance Marathon promotion on the Diag. Komposit specialized in providing music for student organization events. photo by Ari Melber set up displays to teach students about their group and recruit new members. Groups with a political focus such as Campus Republicans and Campus Democrats became very active throughout the fall semester while the closest presidential election in history unfolded. A myriad a capella groups such as 58 Greene and the Compulsive Lyres serenaded the University during performances around campus. Focusing on public service, the Detroit Project and Habitat for Humanity allowed Organizations 319 Front Row: Rachel Friend, Marcia Stabryla, Christine Lavanway, Lauren Silver, Dana Holcman Row 2: Amy McConnell, Elizabeth Schroeder, Kristina Poulos photo fay Amanda Atherton SYNCHRONIZED SWIMMING Front Row: Molly Clark, Elizabeth Lazar, Beth Copron, Stephanie Dionne, Pracheeti Nagarkar, Meredith Zielke, Ann Macon Row 2: Rebecca Trombfey, Karn Koto, Alice Knoebel, Ailegra Glashausser, Amy Herzog, Catherine Chappell, Kathryn Johnson, Erica Wetter photo by Amanda Atherton 320 Front Row: Hahna Kim, Megan Chong, Jane Lim, Yujin Chiny, Myungui Kim, Yachen Chi Row 2: Yong Seok Lee, Jeeyong An, Jong-Gil Park, Yohan Ghang, Chiyun Lee, Yun Kim, Byung-Soo Kim photo by Amanda Atherton Gargoyle Magazine Front Row: Adam Beernaert, Bradley Turnwald, Adam Wilson, Joseph Chang, Lauren Pine Row 2: Kevin Geary, Shane Hill, Jason Lewkowicz, Daniel Urquhart, Trevor Gunderson, Stuart Wood photo by Amanda Atherton Business Manager Mike Wilson and Editor in Chief Steve Jarczak run a staff meeting in the Student Publications Conference Room. Meetings were held throughout the year to plan story topics and humor bits, photo courtesy of The Gargoyle Published for over 90 years, the Gargoyle was the University ' s official humor magazine. A staff of around 20 students worked to create two issues a semester during the fall and winter, which sold around campus for one dollar each. The magazine ' s sales campaigns were impeded by the loss of their primary sales location, the fish bowl, due to con- struction. The staff combined their efforts to over- come these difficulties and commandeered side- walk space in front of the Union from the city to sell their publication. Found between the colorful covers were quiz- zes, articles, comics and jokes targeting the college- GLANCE aged demographic. The presidential election, which monopolized news headlines for much of the fall semester, only provided more material for a staff that never had a shortage of targets for their satirical humor. The Magazine was produced out of an elabo- rately decorated office on the ground floor of the Student Publications Building. All year long, staff members dedicated to entertaining the University community could be found hard at work creating their trademark combination of sarcasm, antics, and satirical humor, by Nathan Busch Front Row: Matthew Dupuis, Steven Jarczak, Michael Wilson, Jason Polan Row 2: Carolyn Jones, Seth Perkins, Ryan Hughes, Sara Sweat, Bradley Dupay, Jacob Grossman photo by Amanda Atherton During Festifall, seniors Sara Sweat and Mike Wilson sit at the Gargoyle ' s table on the Diag to answer students ' questions about their publication. The group recruited new members during the event, photo courtesy of The Gargoyle Organizations 321 Club members relax after a round of Mock Interviews. The club organized the inter- views to help members develop interview skills, photo courtesy of Michigan Consulting Club SHOWME THE MONEY The Michigan Consulting Club was one of the largest clubs in the University ' s prestigious Business School, with over 400 members. Their main goal was to educate the students about opportunities in management consulting. " We were dedicated to five goals, " said Siddarth Mangharam, " which in- cluded increasing members ' knowledge of the consulting industry, refining skills needed for suc- cess in the job search industry, increasing network- ing, interviewing, placement opportunities, and assisting recruiters to better connect with Business School students and increase their offers and yields. " Pranaz Kothara agreed with Mangharam, crediting the groups ' leadership by explaining how " they demonstrated a clear commitment to advancing the University ' s Business School in the consulting field. " They held out their goal throughout the school year by having many events, including consulting orientation and networking workshops. Thomas Dawson enthusiastically acclaimed, " I thought there were a lot of great activities geared toward helping 322 Front Row: Shesh Sharma, Clara Wong, Friedenke Kohler, Sheuan Chong, Siddharth Mangharam, Michael Goss, Jennifer Alspach, Sidhartha Nair, Suresh Vontivillu, Dave Emerson, Ranga Snnivasan Row 2: Rohit Sharma, Bharat Govindaluri, Jefferson Silva, Mekhala Vasfhare, Stephen Tillack, Namiko Hara, Gautam Rao, Rohit Goel, Sanchayita Ray, Shrichandan Pathak, Vishal Seth, Ben Resnick, Richard Lim Row 3: Jun Li, Ling Lu, Paul Carrannanto. Nicolas Volpicelli, Ramkey Ananthakrishnan, Chintan Surana, Vivek Sandell, Krish Gudipaty, Amardeep Chmatwal, Johan Wiggett, Michael Drath, Debarghya Chatterjee, Ross Januszyk, Kimberly You, Shailesh Kumar, Ben Robinson photo by Amanda Atherton students who were interested in consulting. " At the consulting orientation, members were given a feel for the consulting industry, the type of work done and lifestyle issues. At the networking workshop the members were provided with information about the whole recruiting process. Anuja Gossain be- lieved that " the club had been instrumental in helping students prepare for recruiting. " Some of the basic information included were the contact persons in every firm, getting one ' s foot through the door, questions to ask the recruiters, initiating and continuing conversation with the recruiter, getting on the closed list, and leveraging the current MBA and alumni network. The members were pleased with their experi- ence in the club. " We really appreciated the addi- tional opportunities that the workshops had pre- sented and felt that the club was committed to their development in this area, " explained Kari Lininger. Helen Xiao Chen agreed, " I appreciate the great initiative that the Michigan Consulting Club has taken. " by Caroline Meng MBA2 club members conduct mock inter- views for MBA1 members. The mock interviews were part of the annual " Super Saturday " event the club hosted, photo courtesy of Michigan Consulting Club Michigan Consulting Club Front Row: Andrea Perez, Raquel Casarez, Summer Del Prete, Andrea Ramirez Row 2: Eva Pena, Marisa Cortez, Monique Plaza, Nasreen Syed photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Janeile Marshall, Amy Kirsch, Matthew Kish, Naomi Yodkovik, Neha Shah, Allison Stoltz, Rachel Goldsmith, Amy Christiansen, Sarika Khare, Alyson Brochstein Row 2: Selena Shah, Heather Munsche, Ashley Scott, Channelle Kizy, Alicia Foster. Sarah Politziner, Elizabeth Haynes, Jessica Nowak, Linnea Nyberg, Anita Yu Row 3: Ani Shehigian, Elizabeth Post, Jamie Gowell, Lacea Curtis, Laurin Nesselrode, Jennifer Reiners, Elena Marin, Manish Mehta, Stephen Moss, Brian Rosenberg, Colleen Romzek, Dina EI-Essawi, Jennifer Bess photo by Amanda Atherton K-grams was a name often seen around campus on t-shirts, sidewalks, and posters, but many students did not know what it stood for. It was actually short for Kids-Programs, and the group had a clear-cut goal. " Our mission is to establish a wide range of activities among University and local elementary students by developing positive relationships and experiences that extend beyond the classroom, " junior political science and english major Ani Shehigan said. Many K-grams activities were traditions, including the pen- pal program, the Kids Fair, and the BookMARK program, and this year a new campus-tour project was started to give students at Ford Elementary School a chance to see what college life was like and provide motivation for future excel- lence, fay Caroline Meng Front Row: Jukes Namm, Leticia Addai, Julie Namm, Ritsuko Koura, Rebecca Rodriguez Row 2: Sandra Baek, Samuel Koranteng- Pipim, Judy Namm, Timothy Slikkers, Mericarmen Peralta, Albert Kim Row 3: Mane Prosper, Oman Williams, Andrew Park, Franklin Duff, Alice Park, Fabiaye Armyedokian photo by Amanda Atherton Organizations 323 Front Row: Cath Kim, Kristen Klanow, Jennifer Soble, Kristine Schmidt, Leah Abeles, Monica Dorman, Alexandria Stockman Row 2: Nathaniel Blair, Christopher Smith, Mukilan Muthuswami, Philip Kuljurgis, Charles Burhans, Nicholas Campins, Joseph Zayaz, Petaja Downyok photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Lauren Roth, Alana Stemgoid, Elizabeth Kohn, Anna Reby Row 2: Michael Ellman, Jon Kreidler, Jeremy Segall, Noah Gibson photo by Amanda Athenon Front Row: Jamie Vergari, Colleen Cushing, Jolene Zavala, Erin Hopker, Jill Staperfenne, Heather Dreyfuss Row 2: Ernily Mattison, Kelli Gordon, Melita Alston, Amy Larson, Carrie Taub, Julie Kaplan, Elizabeth Cohen, Courtney Brown Row 3: Kristin Breil, Colleen Courtney, Drew Foster, Andrew Bryant, Maren Christiansen, Emily Gribben, Vanessa DeSousa, Maureen Carolan photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Sachin Shanbhag, Vineeta Bhandari, Manish Chopra, Pracheeti Nagarkar, Payal Parija Row 2: Vaishno Dasika, Saugata Chatterjee, Kevin Pereira, Sujit Srinivas, Rohit Pal, Naveen Somani photo by Amanda Atherton 324 AIESEC CIATIOX Junior Kavita Sequeira, senior communications and French major Agnes Blasko, junior individual concentra- tor Simone Lessec-Chenen and ISA sophomore Jessica Carps run the local chapter of AIESEC. The students spent the summer in Ann Arbor while most of the campus cleared out. photo courtesy of AIESEC TH Acronyms were never an endangered species at the University, but one of the more complex ones was thegroup name AIESEC. Some liberties were taken in the syntax, but this abbreviation stood for the International Association of Students in Economics and Business Management. The organization ' s mis- sion was not nearly so obscure. The group ' s basic purpose was to facilitate inter- national internship exchanges, placing students from 84 different countries at jobs in foreign nations. It was the largest student-run organization in the world. It had branches at 820 universities around the world and helped over 50,0000 members get jobs. " However, don ' t make the mistake of viewing AIESEC as a job agency, " junior communications major Kavita Sequiera said. The mission statement also included promoting international awareness on college campuses and helping students develop global leadership qualities. These goals were accomplished through the exchange program. It was open to any University students who wanted to work abroad in fields of engineering, business, and teaching English. AIESEC helped to set up interviews, assist with visa paper- work, and prepare students for culture shock. " AIESEC was there for me when I needed a work visa, and continued to be a support for me through- out my entire stay. The AIESEC family had a strong world-wide connection; there was always a sister or brother anywhere in the world anyone wanted to go, " senior communications major Rachel Arney said, by Amanda Atherton Free from duties for an evening, sophomore Jessica Carps, senior Rickesh Kashnani, sophomore Rachna Saxena and junior Kavita Sequiera attend a party. The party was held at AIESEC member and engineering student Nick Botsas ' house. photo courtesy of AIESEC Front Row: Sara Jen, David Ostreicher, Upasna Jhaveri, Rickesh Kishnani, Matthew Neagle, Nicholas Botsas, Kavita Sequiera, Lindsay Allen, Wendy Kam Row 2: Robert Yee, Lindsay Verdugo, Cynt hia Vandenbosch, Emily Kotsky, Julie Gosselin, Lisa Robinson, Kam Cheong Kong Row 3: Umesh Menon, Emilia Kwiatkowski, Simone Lessac-Chenen, Agnes Blasko, Jessica Carps, Jeremy Stein, Arandhana Bhavgan, Rachna Saxena, Ann Montgomery Row 4: Lauren Jastrow, Junaid Iqbal, George Vavaroutsos Jr, Prashant Rajkhowa, Riley Whately, Demian Rons. Rishi Arora, Brian Stern photo by Abby Johnson Organizations 325 During a live call-in show, junior kinesiology major Lucien St. Gerard zooms in for a shot. One of the most popular shows was a call-in sex question show based loosely on the format of MTV ' s " Loveline. " photo courtesy of WOLV-TV PUTTINGoN A SHOW Thousands of people in the Ann Arbor area watched the University ' s hockey games on Channel 22, often not realizing that students were not only playing the game, but producing it too, through the student TV station, WOLV-TV. Dorm residents received WOLV-TV, run from a studio on the ninth floor of South Quad, on Channel 70, and showed entertainment, news, and sports. Programs included " The Padded Room " and " Tom and Dan The Ride. " One of the most popular shows was " Turned On. " Like on MTV ' s " Loveline, " students watching could call in and ask questions about love and sex. The entire station was managed and staffed by University students, except for advisor Michael Clancy, who was coordinator of broadcasting for Michigan cable network. Station manager senior English major Michael Salmonowiczsaid, " The whole idea at WOLV-TV is to have students teach other students. We don ' t offer a payroll because we want students to work solely out of interest and dedica- tion, not for money. " Over 100 students were active in the station, taking on roles behind the camera as well as in front of it. One goal was to reach a wider audience, and this was achieved by broadcasting the hockey games over the internet, and work was starting on cover- ing womens ' basketball games as well. Whatever the action in front of the camera, the action behind the camera was consistent; motivated students working out of dedication. by Amanda Atherton 326 Front Row: Robbie Iran, Wasseem Abaza, Andrea Herzog, Danielle Gatewood, Jonathan Siegfried Row 2: Kelly Brickner, Lucien St. Gerard, Paul Dimusto, Martin Zmiejko, Michael Salmonowicz, Michael Clancy photo by Mike Cutri Before starting to roll tape, crew members junior education major Marty Zmiejko and recent film video graduate Jed Lasser set up a camera and headset. Crews for each show typically consisted of eight or nine people, photo courtesy of WOLV-TV WOLV-TV Front Row: Irene Hui, Anuja Deo, Kristen Dama Row 2: Paridhi Tandon, Rebekah Moeller, Kristin Hatch, Andrea Sethi photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Amina Malik. Taruna Chhabra, Najia Sheikh, Aroosha Rana, Redah Mahmood, Samantha Meinke Row 2: Kamran Parekh, Muhammad Shah, Mohammad Iqbal, Waqas AN, Samir Ahmed, Touseef Bhatti photo by Amanda Atherton Often Pakistani students at the University were as foreign to the United States as they were to campus when they arrived as freshman. In contrast, many American students of Pakistani heritage had no first-hand knowledge of their ancestral home- land. The Pakistani Students Association ' s purpose was to bring these groups together. Their other goal was to heighten the Pakistani awareness on campus. They took part in other ethnic activities, such as the Encom- pass show and Taste of Asia. One of the more important events for the group was Iqbal day. The day celebrated the life of famouse Pakistani poet Alamma Muhammad Iqbal. Members of the organization also got together for more relaxed events, like Pakistani potlucks or traditional sports like billiards. by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Laura Garchow, Wei-Pei Cherng, Desirea Alvarez, Jennifer Rivera Row 2: Karla Ramos, Mynam Rico, Laurie Clayton, Jennife r Rocha photo by Amanda Atherton Organizations 327 Front Row: Mecta Baneijee, Leslie Cook, Jason Lopresti, Heidi Lengyel Row 2: Jennifer Klem, Christopher Campernel, Sarah Shumaker photo by Amanda Atherton Executive Board - Front Row: Joshua Warsaw, Rochan Raichura, Jason Vergan, Gautam Setty Row 2: Joseph Funt, Atan Ker, Jonathan Wang, Robert Ivosse photo by Amanda Atherton 328 Front Row: Megan Rooney, Melissa Gonzalez Padron, Molly Klais, Sarah Streicker, Lakshmi Kilaru, Judith Jarnicki, Carrie Wozniak, Tara Kantner, Nicole Rappaport, Penelope Tsernoglou Row 2: Derek Grossman, Dara Iserson, Caroline Meng, Rachel Klastorin, Suzanne Grady, Bethany Kolenic, Chau-Cristiana Huynh, Arpita Bathani, Rebecca Jurva Row 3: Stephanie Sackellares, Monica Dorman, Melissa Demorest, Steven Benken, Eric Nepomuceno, Petaja Downyok, Vincent Pecora, Angela Clock, Adam Bookman, Monica Meixner, Jean Rhee, Desiree Hunter, Jaymi Kim Row 4: Brian Grafstrom, Benjamin Cooper, Nathaniel Blair, Amy McConnell, Jamila Stanton, Natalie Noyes, Christine Hammer, Robert Bargtel, Mark Rosier, Jeremy Clemans, Jason Rice, Jessica Laginess, Nicole Muscatelli, Robert Peccola photo by Amanda Atherton Students for Life Front Row: Tonya Clark, Erica Proctor, Brooke Spencer, Uchenna Obianan Row 2: Ijeoma Nnodim, Bryant Barbour, Jenese Reynolds photo by Amanda Atherton To protest legal abortion. University SFL participants went to Washington D.C. as part of March for Life 2000. The even typically attracted 100,000-200,000 people every year. The year 2000 was the 27th anniversary of the protest, started by grassroots pro-lifers in 1973. photo courtesy of Students for Life " To promote and defend the dignity of all human life, from the moment of conception until natural death, " read the mission statement of Students for Life. The group of approximately 50 members met twice a month, all sharing a common opposition to the practices of abortion, assisted suicide, and the death penalty. While this common bond brought all the members together, they remained a diverse group. Religious backgrounds from Protestant and Catholic to Messianic and Jewish, as well as both Democratic and Republican political associations allowed the group to incorporate a broad scope of viewpoints and ideas into their proceedings. The members of Students for Life were involved in many things throughout the year. On the Sunday following Roe v. Wade week, about 30 members participated in March for Life with the Michigan Right to Life Group. Volunteering was also an important part of group membership; the group volunteered twice a semester at Mott ' s Children ' s Hospital. The members also helped out the commu- nity by being phone volunteers at the Problem Pregnancy Help Center. Students for Life arranged for one major speaker to come to the University in mid-March. Also, speakers with abortion experiences came through- out the year to offer their support. Aside from these sorts of activities, there were many social events as well. Group members participated in such events as Rock and Bowl that fostered bonding within the organization. " Our mission is to reach non-typical listeners, " senior Vice President Lia Santoro expressed. Stu- dents for Life arranged for one major speaker to come to the University in mid-March. Santoro claimed to have joined Students for Life because she felt the group had a worthy mission, which drew many people to one cause, and also because of the fact that it was different in that it had non-religious bylaws, by Evan Busch totalABO Taking part in Life-Chain Ann Arbor, several members of Students for Life hold signs that express their views. In life-chains, groups upward of several hundred pro-life supporters stood within arm ' s length of each other on roadsides to reach motorists with their beliefs, photo counesy of Students for Life Front Row: Nadine Widzisz, Andrew Shirvell, Lia Santoro, Christina Rust, Therese Boehl, Christina Vettraino Row 2: Scott Drinkali Elizebeth Dubey, Anne Ehrenberger, Erin Robichaud, Dawn Low, Sebby Kannukkaden, Michael Veeser Row 3: Diana Hester, Anne Nagrant, Ann Pattock, Robert Shereda, Mark Anderson, Joshua Simanskey, Patrick Sloan, Mark Drinkali, Timothy Stout, Theresa Jasko photo by Amanda Atherton Organizations 329 At the Second Annual Breast Cancer Charity Ball, senior Heather Liu and junior Wendy Wong relax for a moment. Both girls belonged to the sorority since their first year at the University. photo courtesy of Alpha Kappa Delta Phi. ASIAN RICAN WOMENTJ J ' J ' J? Service and Asian awareness were the two main issues for Alpha Kappa Delta Phi. They referred to themselves as an Asian-American Interest Sorority, and they consisted of 1 7 active members, all Asian women. Members met weekly to discuss activities that would help their cause, as well as to socialize. A few of the non-service events sponsored by AKDP were self-defense classes and rape-aware- ness forums, all focusing on the issus as pertaining to Asian women. " The opportunity to organize all of these events, to take on that leadership, is the best part of being involved in Alpha Kappa, " senior computer science major Heather Liu said. Alpha Kappa Delta Phi took part in many local service events too, often co-sponsoring them with other Asian groups on campus to unite the University ' s Asian population. These events included work with the Knitwits, Ronald McDonald House, and Habitat for Humanity. The main event for the sorority, however, was the Annual Breast Cancer Charity Ball. Breast cancer is the philanthropic cause for the organization nationally, since it is an issue that affects many Asian and Asian-American women. The ball raises money for the Susan G. Komen breast cancer fund. The fund sponsors the Race for the Cure and has raised more than $240 for breast cancer since 1982. by Amanda Atherton 330 Front Row: Dora Kuo, Joyce Chang, Heather Liu, Suki Kuang, Miranda Chan, Wendy Wong Row 2: Susm Kan, Cathy Chao. Noelle Yang, Jessalynn Kwok, Pantila Thotrakul, Jennifer Chuong, Alice Hsu photo by Amanda Atherton Senior computer science major Heather Liu, junior individual concentrator Alice Hsu, LSA senior Patty Aquino, junior psychology major Wendy Wong, senior art history major Sheen Lee, and LSA sophomore Susin Kan dine at Macaroni Grill. " Sisterhood Dinners " were a frequent ritual for the group, photo courtesy of Alpha Kappa Delta Phi Alpha Kappa Delta Phi Front Row: Nathaniel Williams, Sarah Janoch, Karen Ludke Row 2: Cherisse Montgomery, Jessica Burstrem, Michael Curtis, Nathan Forster photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Chandra Howard, Natasha Telesford, Tiffany Powell Row 2: Amber Ying, Venetia Barnes photo by Amanda Atherton As one of the original " Divine Nine " black organizations started in the sixties to develop leadership qualities in young black people, Zeta Phi Beta caters specifically to the University. Six women belong to the local chapter, and they feel the need to continue this historical tradition on campus, especially under the guidance of the graduate chapter, Zeta Nu Zeta. " We ' re founded on the values of scholarship, service, womanhood, and sisterly service, " senior mathematics major Natasha Telesford said. They try to uphold these ideals through community service such as the Adopt-a-Highway program, the Lupus Walk, and the Kaplan Test Drive. Then they get to celebrate their work at the end-of-the-year Sapphire and Diamond Ball, by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Danny Lambouths III, Rebecca Swain, Jarvis Williams Row 2: Sedika Franklin, Lauryn Hale, Kristen Joe, Brett Ferguson, Joseph Salazar Row 3: Robbie Townsel, Robin Bradley, Donovan Bibb, Genella Swanigan photo by Mike Cutri Organizations 331 Front Row: Lin Ho, Tu-Anh Iran, Vu Nguyen Row 2: Khang Iran, Bao Nguyen, Brian My photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Heather Munsche, Nicholas Boncher, Anita Vashi, Ankur Shah, Beth Narasimhan, Kevin Kia photo by Amanda Atherton 332 Front Row: Ching Yang, Zhan Yang, Adrian Chia, Sheng Cheng, Jeffery Tan, Sulaiman Zainul Abidin, Jonathan Khoo, Tien-Yeo Hsu Row 2: Darren Koh, Liang Hua Wong, Ming, Tjie Wang. Meilina Ong, Louisa Hwang, Hwee Tay, Tzu Liang Loh photo by Amanda Atherton 58 Greene Front Row: Wendy Choo, Gina Bane, Jee Chang, Wei-Pe Cherng, Alice Huang, Pamela Yung, Steve Wu Row 2: Khang Iran, Sean Liu, Vince Pai, Bonnie Lam, Meilinda Sutanto, Louisa Halirn, Elaine Kwan photo by Amanda Atherton " Senior musical director Amit Pandya leads group members in a song. The students gave two or three informal performances throughout the year, photo courtesy of 58 Greene Committed to spreading positivity, diversity, and heterogeneity through music and performance, 58 Greene was one of the University ' s co-ed a cappella groups. Their mission was to maintain a strong connection with the multi-cultural community be- cause of their continued support, and to strive to reflect that connection in their music and perfor- mance venues, as well as the attitude of the mem- bers. However, that was not all of what 58 Greene was about. " 58 Greene was also a group of friends that was all about having fun and just jammin, " said senior Spanish major Aroosha Rana. The group sang songs by artists such as Sting, Dido, Shakira, Jamiraquaim and many more. They turned songs that you hated into songs that you loved. " The music that we made together repre- sents the unique blend that our individual person- alities bring to the group. We all came to the group sharing a common desire to sing, yet we were all very different, " added Rana. The group always had During a group retreat in the fall, members take time out to smile for the camera. Weekend getaways for the group were planned throughout the year, photo courtesy of 58 Greene two concerts a year in the Michigan Theatre, but also performed at a huge array of other events and locations, including the Diag and Nichols Arcade, junior general studies major Catherine Dacpano exclaimed " One of the highlights of winter term 2000 was definitely performing for the Encompass Cultural show held at Michigan Theater in January. The crowd was amazing... it was great being a part of an enriching, colorful display of culture. " Rana, who graduated at the end of the year, knew that leaving 58 Greene would not be easy to do. " I envisioned the group as an extension of my own family and after I left, I did not quite know how to handle going through my Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Sundays without rehearsals to keep me busy. As director of 58 Greene, Rana took pride in the group and truly believed the quality of musicianship and integrity of individuals that 58 Greene repre- sented continued to out do itself each year. by Caroline Meng Front Row: Catherine Dacpano, Lisa Hammond, Larissa Heap, Steve Kang Row 2: Serene Arena, Mandisa Moseley, Amit Pandya, Neeru Khanna Row 3: Aaron Moul, Tony Muka, Aroosha Rana, Ryan Babbitt, Jessica Smith, Luke Williams photo by Mike Cutri Organizations 333 AN STUDEN Senior organizational studies major Tom Charron and junior political science major Trevor Torrence cheer for their team at the Northwest- ern football game. Members participated in social events every other week, photo courtesy of Student Alumni Council ALUMNI- BOND Life at a big school like the University could get a bit mundane, especially with exams and papers loom- ing over everyone ' s head. However, the students had an ally in the Student Alumni Council. The council peppered the year with special events to spice up the school year. Homecoming, Parents Weekend and senior days helped break up the monotony of the year. With nearly 60 members, the Student Alumni Council used traditional methods and new, innovative ones to get alumni more involved. The council focused on publicity and orga- nizational skills, both of which led to more aware- ness among students and alumni alike. During Homecoming, the Diag was filled with inflatable obstacle courses, dancing wind people, as well as people passing out temporary tattoos. As students trekked to class, volunteers handed them 334 Front Row: Janelle Marshall, Chantel McEldowney, Thomas Charron, Kate Crone, Lisa Yang, Marcia Stabryla, Diane Chen, Katie Den Bleyker, Meredith Palen, Ehse Freimuth, Nancy Short Row 2: Elizabeth Haynes, Allison Sapsford, Kristen Saari, Eva Strickler, Julie Osborne, Carrie Rheingans, Bethany Root, Ellen Cooper, Jacquelene Smith, Janet Hodges, Amish Patel, Albert Kim, Niraj Patel, Kelly Birchmeier Row 3: Caroline Randall, Ken Blochowski, Trevor Torrence, Bradley Cardon, Michael Kaluzny, Matthew Burns, Ross Wienert, Daniel Coppens, Kathryn Rehrauer, Aaron Yaffa, Brian TSui, Lori Burke photo by Mike Cutri schedules of the events of the week as well as free food. The council put countless hours into organiz- ing various performances, as well as getting the word out to alumni around the world. A major way of communicating with such alumni was via the council ' s website. In addition, it was possible to sign up for " The Scoop, " a bi-weekly e-mail newsletter that supplied up to date information on the happen- ings at the University as well as in Ann Arbor. The Student Alumni Council not only gave stu- dents valuable experience in organization and public relations; it also provided many physical and social outlets. Through intramural teams, trips to Weir ' s Orchard and football tailgate parties, the members formed friendships that would last much longer than their years at the University, by Jayme Love Senior Shawna Vandekoppel, junior Katie Kalisz, sophomore Liz Haynes and other Student Alumni Council members paint Diag board signs prior to Homecoming weekend. Members spent late summer and early fall planning for homecoming, photo courtesy of Student Alumni Council Student Alumni Council Front Row: Falguni Mehta, Catherine Cole, Megan Veresh, Rachel Klastorin, Kate Perez Row 2: Eric Krueger, Nicole Matti, Nikhil Parekh, Peter Bissett, Nirav Shah photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Matthew Huang, Thomas Vazquez, Sarika Gupta, Julie Han, Erin Reese, Rachel Tronstein, Michael Guttman, Neeta Mulgaokar Row 2: Gwendolyn Arnold, Sarah Ray, Mike Panetta, Erica Velasco, Magda Bogusz, Robert Shereda, Babak Orandi, Oman Williams, Joanna Novak, Steven Sharpe, Christopher Gerben photo by Amanda Atherton Comprised of approximately 40 ISA students, the ISA Student Government was an organization whose purpose was to " lead, serve, and advocate on behalf of students to improve the quality of the undergraduate experience. " One of the group ' s responsibilities was to help plan the school ' s themed semester that occurred annually during the winter term. The organization funded many different programs throughout the year in alliance with other ISA organizations that they felt would benefit the student body, by Nathan Busch Front Row: Vinay Souza, Danielle Renton, Gail Booren, Sarah Shull, Vito Ciaravino, Po-Heng Chen, Josh Rovey Row 2: Christopher Schrock, Darren Koh, Jeff Peters, David Kirtley, Eric Roberts, Steven Shepard, Kevin Corcoran photo by Amanda Atherton Organizations 335 Front Row: Brandon Wellbaum, Kathryn Glick, Sheldon Peters, Eric Harding Row 2: Patrick Hunt, Jeremy Burns, Julie Edwards photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Lindsey Luts, Amy Kuo, Elizabeth Oatley, Jennifer Shambach, Amelia Juhl Row 2: Jeremy Salvatori, Heath Feldrnan, David Adler, Stuart Robinson, Craig McClure, Jae- Man Woo photo by Amanda Atherton 336 Front Row: Leslie De Shazor, Niketa Kulkarni, Vivian Tseng, Tonya Tree, Danielle Dupuy, Samantha Meinke, Lonnie Schwartz, Antonia Henry, Bria Barker, Reema Desai Row 2: Lawrence Luster- Gates, Jacarl Melton, Elesheva Soloff, Sarah Youn, Abheshek Naram, Ian Moore, Andrew Wong, Carolina Sanchez photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Shtrin Hormozi, Steve Parrish, Heather Jensen, Daniel Zitnick, Lua Filstrup photo by Amanda Atherton Women ' s Glee Club L. = -imey The Harmonettes, a group within the Glee Club, perform at the University Museum of Art. The a cappella group consisted of 10-12 members, photo courtesy of Women ' s Glee Club Founded in 1893, the University Women ' s Glee Club prided itself on representing a part of the history of women in America. Approximately 60 women, ranging from first year students to gradu- ate students and covering a wide range of majors extending far beyond music, met twice a week and performed every semester under the direction of conductor Sandra Snow. The music was typically written by 20th century female composers or clas- sical. The Women ' s Glee Club participated in many choral events throughout the year, including ex- changes with Michigan State University and Ohio State University and their first international tour, which included cathedrals in England, France and the Netherlands and occurred in the spring. An- other first happened in the fall, when the annual fall concert was held in the University Museum of Art. The excellent acoustics contributed to the decision Women ' s Glee Club members sing during a concert at the University Museum of Art. Practices were held twice a week and choral events were held throughout the year. ohoto courtesy of Women ' s Glee Club to hold the spring concert there as well. The women also participated in Women ' s Vocal Arts Day, an event sponsored by the University that attracted students from high schools all over the state to attend workshops on campus. Members of the group would also wake up early on football Satur- days and travel down to the stadium to serenade tailgating fans as a fundraiser. The Harmonettes, a subset of the Glee Club, was an a cappella group comprised of 1 0-1 2 club mem- bers. This group performed at a variety of smaller venues as well as with other campus a cappella groups and guests from other colleges. However, the Glee Club members did not just work; there was plenty of play over the course of the year to keep spirits high and members bonded, like pizza nights at Cottage Inn and movie nights. All in all, the Women ' s Glee Club was an active group of voices in campus life, by Bethany Kolenic Front Row: Carmen Leon, Alyssa Rosen, Sara Teimorzadeh, Sandra Del Colle, Julie Haverkate, Kathryn Holden, Enn Pena, Kristen Sutherland, Elaine Wong, Maria Simon Row 2: Bonnie Wagner, Maura Seale, Jennifer Mizusawa, Lisa Semerad, Stephanie Steinhoff, Julia Arciero, Claire Siegel. Laura Kiesler, Elizabeth Walkowiak, Megan Bliss, Theresa Young, Carrie Thorson Row 3: Megan Geelhoed, Anna Prakash, Alison Doolin, Jennifer Boueri, Cathy Borregard, Sharon Kim, Jennifer Dakki, Erin Cook, Elizabeth Cooper, Natalia Flores, Tania Yusaf, Laura Russell, Amanda Lindow, Jill Rogers, Uma Subramanian Row 4: Sarah West, Kathleen Tyer, Alissa Mercurio, Caitlin Shapiro, Megan Reinking, Sara Grady, Angela Sitz, Erin Farrer, Kirsten Meister, Lynette Potvin, Suzanne Pekow, Laura Zusman, Kara Guminski, Rachel Catt, Lea Frost photo by Naomi Traeger Organizations 337 PUTTING STUDENTS FIRST Bakara Lewis, Kelly Vaughn and Jill Caputo discuss funding for a 3 on 3 tournament. The group planned events for Kinesiology students throughout the year, photo courtesy of Kinesiology Student Government The Kinesiology Student Government was com- prised of 12 students that represented the student voice in matters with the University and the depart- ment of Kinesiology. The organization promoted and sponsored numerous events to benefit the students of Kinesiology. With a web site, a bulletin board, and an e-mail address for concerns and suggestions, the student body government stayed in tune with the needs and wants of students. The group organized many events that helped Kinesiology students earn more money for pro- grams. Some events that were sponsored dealt with important issues that concerned society, like guest speaker Dave Palone, an umpire who was shunned by professional baseball after he confessed his homosexuality. Other events promoted good study habits like Midterm Study Break and Final Frenzy Study Break. The student government helped the community of Ann Arbor when they adopted fami- lies at Christmas. They also worked with the Sport Business Association and Physical Education Club on various events together. Senior sports manage- ment major and President Kelly Vaughn, said, " The main reason I got involved with Kinesiology student government is the potential our government has 338 Front Row: Shaunette Smith, Knstine Smith, Bakara Lewis, Stacy Lerchenfeld, Jessica Imbordme Row tt2: Paul Issac, Nicole Proulx, Kelly Vaughn, Sarah North, Toby Scott, Marcus Brock photo by Audra Rowley and its immense ability to improve our division for the students. I thoroughly enjoy representing the student body, and I think everyone in our govern- ment does a wonderful job accomplishing our goals. " The student government designed Kinesiology t- shirts, planned Martin Luther King day events and also worked with the University on some policy changes and renovations that were set to occur in the Central Campus Recreational Building, North Campus Recreational Building, and the Intramural Building. Junior Stacy Lerchenfield, also a sports management major said, " This involves a lot of input as a student as representatives of the entire Kinesiology Student Body since the Kinesiology offices and many classrooms are housed in the CCRB. Any changes in the CCRB have impacts upon the Kinesiology students in many ways. They change our learning environment and affected access to the building among other issues. " With Marcus Brooks as the faculty advisor, The Ki nesiology student government provided signifi- cant support for the students via many programs and events. The student government was eager to make many positive changes to the Kinesiology department, by Colleen Day Secretary Nicole Proulx talks to fellow student government members. Bi-weekly meetings were held Sunday nights at South Quad. photo courtesy of Kinesiology Student Government Kinesiology Student Government FENCING CLUB Front Row: Kathryn Selva, Tiffany long, Joseph Fairweather, Austin Johnson Row 2: Rebecca Diener, Courtney Mielke, Erika Erlandson, Linda Novitski, Amanda Carveil, Matthew Robertson Row 3: Jim Vespen, BJ Chavez, David Favre, Julie Crimmins, Michael Jankowski, Gerald Montano Row 4: Andrew Chosa, David Baker, Brian Magnuson, David Leibrandt, Daniel Weckstein, Peter Woodhams photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Christopher Morgan, David Thomas, Sharon Reske, Christin Glorioso, Shulin Tay, Rachelle Theise, Karen Lee, Mark Frankel Row 2: Michael Kim, Lanni Lantto, Molly Murphy, Nicholas Chang, Julianne Jones, Joanna Wu, Andrew Issa Row 3: Aarati Jagdeo, Michael Deogracias, Andrew De Silva, Joel Sundin, Matthew South, Steven Chang, Nehal Modi, Prabhat Bhama photo by Mike Cutri In its second year as an official organization, the Tennis Club nade leaps and bounds in the growth of the club as well as the 3th of this competitive team. he Tennis Club was established to give its members an opportunity to play competitive tennis without the time inten- sity that went along with a varsity sport. LSA Sophomore Robert Hirasawa said, " The chance to compete against other universities as well as being able to play weekly helps keep me active. " Members were required to attend one of two weekly practices held at the Varsity Tennis Center in order to remain an actively competing member. It was the desire to play expressed by Hirasawa that brought in many new players, wringing the total to around 60. With its laid back atmosphere and emphasis on having fun, the Tennis Club Team has been constantly growing in both strength and numbers. With its increasing member size and winning record, the Tennis Club Team has been a force to be reckoned with, by Lakshmi Kilaru Front Row: Jason Bronkema, Cheryl Cheng, Stephanie Me Guire, Rebecca Aron, AN Mohraz, Alice Chou, Gavin Sy Row 2: Lauren Greenlee, Erin West, Aashish Mameshwari, Luke Soule, Scott Thompson, Linh Luong, Kyle Kurpinski, Scott Austin Row 3: Daniel Viaches, Jamie Johnson, Anjan Chakrabarti, Shawn Hunter, Mark Elsesser, Kevin Egan, Eyad Abu-lsa, Iphigenia Karagiannis, Irene Kokkinos, Benjamin Wong, Keith Droz photo by Susan Chalmers Organizations 339 Front Row: Gabriel Sandier, Robert Chapm, Roshan Patel photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Aimee Kraft, Alyssa Hillman, Sara Eddy, Mindy Greenblatt, Maria Demashkieh, Brooke Schulz Row 2: Taku Aihara, Jeremy Parrott, Christopher Sutter, John Zang-Bodis, Jason Foster, Joel Kilenyphofo by Amanda Atherton ASME 340 Front Row: Sarika Gupta, Emily Claeys, Joel Arredondo, Teresa Erickson, Brian Walby, Kristma Schmitt Row 2: Patrick Goleski, Rob Gifford, Abbiw Jackson photo courtesy of Society of Automotive Engineers Front Row: Victor D ' Souza, Vinay D ' Souza, Brock Partee, Gullu Kiziltas, Heidi Wilhelm Row f2: Ganesh Balasubvamanian, Girish Mudgal, Kiran Dsouza, Michael Nash, Many Ayesh, Patrick McNally, Ramanan Sankaran photo by Susan Chalmers Glory Phi God sc Wehei Glory Phi God members participate in a group meeting. The group was a non-denomina- tional Christian organization for students, photo courtesy of Glory Phi God ' RATION Alfreda Moses, an active member in Glory Phi God, found a home with the non-denominational Chris- tian campus organization through a youth depart- ment at her local church. As a senior in ISA, she regularly attended Glory Phi God ' s Monday night meetings in the Michigan Union. Moses estimated that more than 50 people attended Glory Phi God meetings, though many new faces came and went. There were two ministers that conducted the services on Monday nights, Rosyline Thomas and her assistant Rich Walker. Anyone interested in attending Glory Phi God meetings was welcome to drop by the Michigan Union at 7 p.m. on Monday nights. Meetings usually took place in the Kuenzel room, though the location changed every eight weeks. Moses described the gatherings as inspira- tional and full of " prayer, praise and worship as well as prayer reports and ministry of the word. " The portion referred to as " ministry of the word " was a study of scripture that gave students a chance to think carefully about Christianity and its role in their lives, by Sarah Johnson Front Row: Roslyn Thomas, Nicole Gary, Alfreda Moses, Toi Harold Row 2: Alana White, Lauren Teverbaugh, Sommer Dailey, Elisha Simmons, Doriane North Row 3: Martin Jackson, Kerone Anderson, Rich Walker, Dewan Stokes, Entola Olagbegi photo by Abby Johnson Students participate in a Glory Phi God service. Meetings were held on Monday nights at 7 p.m. in the Union. photo courtesy of Glory Phi God Organizations 341 Two students dance the night away at Dance Marathon. The annual charity event lasted for 30 consecutive hours. photo courtesy of Dance Marathon DANCE THE NIGHT AWAY Since it ' s conception in 1 998, Dance Marathon had grown into the largest student-run philanthropy in the state of Michigan, raising $120,000 for C.S. Mott Children ' s Hospital and William Beaumont Hospital in 2000, all of which goes to pediatric rehabilitation programs. The marathon, held at the Indoor Track and Field Building, lasted 30 hours, during which over 200 volunteer dancers were required to stay on their feet the entire time without caffeine or knowing the time. However, the mara- thon was actually a year long process, and there were many more people involved beyond the dancers. In addition to registration fees, dancers were asked to fulfill another volunteering requirement. Dancers were organized into teams who had the option of being a Family Team, a Mott Team or a Combination Team. Family Teams were assigned one of the families that would actually benefit from Dance Marathon, and often visited the home of the DANCE MARATHON 342 Front Row: Elizabeth Walker, Dayna Santoro, Anjali Shah, Nihar Kanodia, Dorothy Lee, Rupal Shah, Sarah Greene, Vikram Sarma, Kush Goyal Row 2: Ava Lala, Rebecca Laper, Sarah Shumaker, Erin Perrone, Carolyn Eichenhorn, Lora Hesch, Jamie Loundy, Lauren Gibbs, Lauren Rubinfeld, Jennifer Zorko, Annelise Waterfall Row 3: Eric Hyun, Robert Roe. Michael Gates, Sarvesh Soi, Robert Stinchcombe, Alicia Blumenfeld, Joanne Alnajjar, Carly Kaufman, Jay Lurie photo by Mike Cutri family. Mott Teams volunteered at the hospital doing things like arts and crafts with the kids. Combination Teams did both. Many volunteer Moralers were necessary to keep dancers going for the duration of the marathon. Moralers did things like give them backrubs and keep them entertained doing arts and crafts like making koosh balls. Student groups like 58 Greene and IASA performed throughout, and corporate sponsors showed up to give away promotional items and offer support. The kids who benefited from the programs also came to the marathon to interact with participants. Senior communications major and DM external director Ava Lala commented, " there was one kid who couldn ' t walk when we started, he was in such bad shape, but every year we saw him doing so much better. Now he can walk, and hiswholefamily comes ... you really get to see the effects of what you ' re doing. " Students dance inside the Track and Field building during Dance Marathon. Volunteer moralers kept students dancing during the duration of the event. photo courtesy of Dance Marathon Dance Marathon ' ante the Front Row: Daniel Lis, Kristina Capiak, Priya Pate!, Maura Munoz Row 2: Philip Surles, Jennifer Frey, Justin Schmandt, Kelly Wilson photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Stephanie Dionne, Kelly Lesko, Stephanie Wang Row 2: April Carpenter, Walter Dulany, Albert Kim, Joel Kileny, Lacie Kaiser photo by Audra Rowley Golden Key National Honor Society was recognized through- out the business world as an organization that represented excellence in leadership, community service, education, and responsibility. Public Relations Director and LSA Junior Kim Collelosaid, " It is fun to remember that celebrities like Gerald Ford and Bo Schembechler are members in this society. The whole point is to recognize all achievements here at the University as examples of leadership so academic, athletic, and organizational presidents are all standouts. " The year ' s Golden Key events included everything from Trivia Night at Conor O ' Neill ' s Irish Pub to a condom Raffle in the Union Food Court. " We do the condom raffle to sponsor Detroit ' s Simon House, a facility that welcomes single women with AIDS and their children and offers them food, medical care, and employment guidance, " said LSA senior and Presi- dent Elizabeth Holden. by Sarah Johnson B f B ttff Front Row: Erica Nashar, Jodi Berris, Dana Aronson, Christine Granger, Caren Scott, Colleen Brophy Row 2: Hal Kenkel, Jackie Neal, Silvi Berger, Stacey Kilarski, Meghan Collier, Andrea Shear, Tory DeLeeuw, Priscilla Prior, Julia Reed, Dana Goldberg photo courtesy of Women ' s Ice Hockey Team Organizations 343 WELCOME TO THE DETROIT PROJECT Front Row: Shyla Kinhal, Mary Me Guinness, Katherine Sheppard, Jacqueline Bray, Christine Mahalak, Lindsay Laneville, Katharine Sterken, Matthew Kish, Robert Roe Row 2: Jennifer Chau, Miyon Oh, Kabir Seth, Sara Rowe, Kathryn Foley, Justin Reynolds, Gina Claeys, Derek Aguirre, Meredith Begin, Rachel Miriani, Brent Accurso Row 3: Naomi Rosenberg, Sarvesh Soi, Lena Bloom, Matthew Goldenberg, Brady West, Christopher Koranda, Sandeep Jani, Stephanie Hartshorn, Christina Duzyj, Michael Pearson Jr Row 4: Christopher Bishop, Jennifer Reynolds photo by Amanda Atherton Front Row: Tiffany Couillais, Jennifer Silver, Lorin O ' Toole, Amy Friedman, Arny Cova, Julie Jonas Row 2: Kim Nemic, Megan Wallace, Amy Palmer, Kristen Shuart, Stacey Barbosa, Jenna Williams, Megan Fuqua Row 3: Sarah Zicherman, Lindsay Zicherman, Julie Swistak, Britany Johnson, Melanie Walters, Kristen Harrer photo courtesy of Michigan Dance Team KOREAN STUDENTS ASSOCIATION 344 Front Row: Susanna Kang, Jihae Jaug, Meghan Gruebner, Corinne Gruebner, Jin Lee, Brian Lee, Esther Kim, Jessica Kim, Gene Choi, Bryan Choi, Hyun Kim Row 2: Maria Pak, Ha Lee, Jennifer Yang, Jane Song, Tina Chung, Jeewon Lee, Angela Noh, Maria Hajiyerou, Albert Luk Row 3: Robert Morgan, Chester Choi, Daniel Om, Woo-Jin Kim, Albert Kim, Yong Kim, Hubert Park, Steven Song Row 4: Tony Jung, Jason Kwah, Hugh Briggs, William Cho, Kenny Lee photo by Susan Chalmers Front Row: Marni Reed, David Yeung, Sarita Warrier, Kyle Yau, Gerald Davidson, Nabeel Ahmad, Ross Goodhart Row 2: Evan Citron, Ly Lam, Joel Eisenberg, Christine Chan, Jodi Goodman, Liza Liversedge, Maleeha Hag Row 3: Kelly Maltese, Hailey Choi, Amy Cosnowski, Ashwat Bhoopathy, Shulin Tay, Alison Hsiao, Erica Khinchuk, Sowan Lim, Kevin Fosnacht Row 4: Dave Bunn, Josh Rosenblatt, Graham Lanz, Andrew Vosko, Walter Braunohler, Mark McCasey, Taimur Ahmed, Eric Pestrue, Brandon Chesla photo by Susan Chalmers Michigan Student Assembly " t MSA President Hideki Tsutsumi shakes hands with a student on the Diag. Tsutsumi became a recognizable site around campus during his campaign, carrying around his trademark posterboard sign, photo by Ah Melber The Michigan Student Assembly, or MSA, was the central student government body for University students. The purpose was to keep student con- cerns and issues in the forefront of University ad- ministration. Th ey worked to protect student rights, which included a " House Party Handbook " inform- ing students of their legal rights when dealing with the police at parties, written with the help of the campus chapter of the American Civil Liberties Union. Throughout the course of each semester MSA distributed $200,000 in funding to student groups and worked closely with the Office of the Vice President of Student Affairs to represent the student body to the Board of Regents. President Hideki Tsutsumi, famous on campus ADERS for his extended campaign for off ice which included a sandwich board sign and a goal of meeting as many students as possible, led the large student group. Any student was welcome to be a part of the general assembly, and even invited to join commis- sions and committees to actively participate in MSA. The government reached goals by division into commissions, committees and task forces which specialized in an issue pertinent to the University community. Commissions included the Minority Affairs Commission and the Peace and Justice Com- mission. Five internal committees helped the orga- nization itself run smoothly, and task forces were formed to address more time-specific issues. by Bethany Kolenic Michigan Student Assembly representa- tives listen attentively to a speaker. The assembly often served as a public forum for issues surrounding life at the University, photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Alok Agrawal, Siafa Hage, James Secreto, Hideki Tsutsumi Row f2: Thomas Wharry, Diego Bernal, Brooke Gerber, Dennis Kass, Jill Chokshi, Suzanne Martin, Jessica Curtin Row 3: Joshua Samek, Shari Katz, Flavia Tingling, Erika Dowdell, Caroline Schreiber, Brianne Haven, Jessica Cash, Alicia Johnson, Michael Simon, Michael Masters, Jennifer Farney Row 4: Robert Goodspeed, Shana Shevitz, Elizabeth Mullane, Mariam Khalife, Reza Breakstone. Sally Harrison Row 5: Zachary Slates, Matthew Robinson, Gregory Hayes, Douglas Tietz, Omari Williams, Matthew Nolan, Bradley Sprecher, Craig Sutton, Ryan Norfolk, Mark Garrett photo by Audra Rowley Organizations 345 FUTURE Members of the Alpha Kappa Psi winter 2000 pledge class paint The Rock. Each pledge class coated the campus landmark in yellow and blue paint at the end of each pledge term, photo courtesy of Katrina Arguelles Alpha Kappa Psi was not the only fraternity on campus for those interested in business, however what set it apart from the others was the fact that students of all majors were welcomed into the organization. Whether one ' s major was business, psychology, engineering, or something else, the common bond all members shared was an interest in the field of business. A main focus of the co-ed fraternity was to help its members hone their professional skills, allowing them to enter the workforce with confidence. How- ever, the bond members formed through the orga- nization extended far beyond weekly chapter meet- ings. " Alpha Kappa Psi is a great organization. Besides the professional aspect, I ' ve made some of my closest friends here, " commented sophomore ALPHA KAPPA Psi 346 Front Row: Daniel Sun, Bennett Borsuk, Julie Han, Ami Hidaka, Falguni Mehta, Dinah Ramirez, Barbara Lambert, Jennifer Fisk, Shana Hall, Jessica Bejin, Sarah Hemmati, Jennifer Landis Row 2: Neil Edillo, Shane Nix, Robert Murphy, Talib Fakhri, Rochan Raichura, Lauren Katz, Kurt Bruderly, Payal Kadakia, Amit Malhotra, Knstina Matvias, Kimberly Colello, Leslee Parker, Tawni Harrington, Evan Busch Row 3: Peter Frankfort, Richard Ruland, Amy Siegrist, Carl Hasselbarth, Mark Ransford, Jill Campbell, Christopher Atkinson, Danielle Wildern, Evan Toren, Kristin Kosik, Carey Heintz, Lissa Shaver, Laura Exner, Elize Yoon, Brianna Baylis, Ross Goodhart Row 4: Robert Pachmayer, Nicholas Juhle, Julie Funke, Oren Dekalo, Rishi Chullani, Katrina Arguelles, Jon Nelson, Nicholas Clary, Brian Whitmer, Craig Isakow, Megan Schaub, Sarah Kehlenbeck, Jacqueline Feldner, Scott Hall, Robert Borrelli photo by Mike Cutri pre-business student Jason Gupta. Through philanthropy, social, brotherhood, and fundraising events, brothers strengthened the fra- ternity as a whole, and helped out the community. From volunteering at the Ronald McDonald house to serving thanksgiving dinner, many philanthropic activities were performed each semester. New to the fraternity ' s fare of activities this year were campus-wide events. Held to benefit the student body as a whole, AKPsi organized a panel to speak about the b-school and answer questions, coming to the aid of students trying to plan their futures at the University. With the success of the first event held in the fall semester, the fraternity hoped to organize similar events in future semes- ters, by Evan Busch Sophomore Kurt Bruderly shows off his N Sync dance reportoir at a Hawaiian themed party. Many social events were planned througout the semester to strengthen the bond between the brothers of AKPsi. photo courtesy of Katrina Arguelles Alpha Kappa Psi PHI ALPHA KAPPA Front Row: Josh Samek, Rebecca Perring, Steve Sharpe, Chris Miller, Eric Feldman photo courtesy of College Democrats Front Row: Ian Murray. Ray Zondervan, Joel Triemstra, Josh Hansen, Dave Umulis, Hershey, Andy McLeod, Mark Bouma, Mike DeLorean, Chris DeVries, Andy Craig Row 2: Paul DeKraker, Jeff Brink, Josh Visser, Josh, Miller, Nick DeHaan, David Ordorica, Eric Carlson, Tim Wolma photo courtesy of Phi Alpha Kappa Phi Alpha Kappa was founded in 1 929 as a graduate fraternity for Christian men, but over the years it has included many undergraduates as well. The fraternity maintained tradition and respect in the Greek community. Phi Alpha Kappa was nicknamed the " Dutch House " because historically most mem- bers came from Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Despite expanded regional representation, the nickname re- mained. The fraternity had 21 members who lived in the fraternity ' s house on Ann Street. Members participated in other Christian organizations as well as many social activities like intramural sports and commu- nity service. The fraternity had a wide range of members and interests; from first-year engineering students to second year architecture graduate students, members enjoyed building bonds of brotherhood as they learned from one another. President Josh Visser said, " Whether participating in house Bible studies or just hanging out and having fun, members of Phi Alpha Kappa find themselves in a house that both chal- lenges them to grow as people and provides them with an affordable and enjoyable home. " by Colleen Day Front Row: Nina Palmo, Kathleen Moy, Katherine Wehri, Heather Rudy, Amy Flink Row 2: Amy Dodge, Jessica Mattis, Cara Dodge, Latasha Thompson, Vanessa Kinczkowski, Heashin Yun, Christina Kim, Stephanie Dow photo by Naomi Trager Organizations 347 Front Row: Chen Li, Chung-Huang Lee, Henry Chang, Chung-Wen Shih Row 2: Wai-Chung Liang, Oliver Chen, Shanta Yu, Hao Chen photo by Susan Chalmers Front Row: Amanda Coleman, Carly Edwards, Amy Grude, Amber Guzzardo, Anne Kiedrowski, Emily Konzen, Ricci Openlander Row 2: David Meinhart, Bryan Maloney, Dan Smallidge, Ryan Maijkrzak, Rick Bush, Dave Lawrence, Jim Denner, Brian Spinneweber photo courtesy of Water Ski Club 348 Front Row: Janet Pien, Julie Stahmer, Ami Shah, Katherine Morris, Brianna Thomson, Barbara Hodges, Rachel Dooley Row 2: Jonathan Kadish, Maryann Mertz, Soonkeat Woon, Tory Suzuki, Elizabeth Oatley, Arny Denault, Vinay D ' Souza, Charles Bartus. Colleen Doyle, Michael Farina, Nkechiye Okwumabua Row 3: Aleta Sutterfield, Mark Giska, Robert Schmidt, Shawn Burney, Ryan Majkrzak, Adam Weber, Christopher Grimmer, David Stevens, Max Erickson, Eric Rask photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Jordan Hodges, Julie Hartoin, Samantha Rollinger, Erica Dyer, Darryl Boyd Row 2: Rosalee Lochirco, Anita Gupta, Agatha Bommarito, Tamara Gipprich, Katie Warren, Jennifer De Capua, Kerri Murphy, Linda Schroeder, Lauren Gudritz, Aanchal Dhar, Rachei Miriani Row 3: Jaime Cohen, Fernando Yarza, Alexandra Anderson, Emilie O ' Netl, Lauren Harper, Samira Saleh, Margaret Kalahar, Marissa Bayman, Aaron Ann Cole, Stephanie Ash, Janice Liao, Yu-Chen Hu, Jennifer Chen, Christina Chi, Mariarn Khalife Row 4: Alyse Erman, Rachel Lewis, Jeffrey Lang, Saloni Shah, Kirnberly Guo, Rashmi Vasappa, Sangeetha Varanasi, Kush Goyal, Robert Curtis III, Catie Baetens, Janet Kandrevas photo by Susan Chalmers Mortar Board Mortar Board members pose together with flowers. The group was involved in a number of activities aimed to better the University community, photo courtesy of Mortar Board Jewel Gopwani and Jeanne Shin pose together prior to a group event. The honor society was composed of 25 seniors, photo courtesy of Mortar Board An honor society dedicated to more than scholarly pursuits, Mortar Board members were devoted to leadership development and service to the Univer- sity community, encouraging lifelong contributions to the global community. Open to seniors who had excelled in the areas of scholarship, leadership and service, Mortar Board had 25 members including senior Amit Pandya, religion, biopsychology and cognitive science major. He was a member because " Mortar Board not only provides many other oppor- tunities to get involved on campus, but it also provides a support system, consisting of an incred- ible cross-section of campus. " Their commitment to bettering the University was evident from programs like " PROFS, " or " Pro- fessors Reaching Out For Students, " a luncheon lecture series, and " Beyond the Classroom Walls, " a program that invited incoming first year students to get involved on campus. They were involved with the Adopt a Child holiday event, Dance Marathon fundraisers, and Alternative Weekend service trips. Plans for the future included a student group field day and a University-wide Diag social. Pandya continued, " There is definitely both a social and a service aspect to the group... we all love doing service for the University community and the community at large. " by Bethany Kolenic Front Row: Sanjay Khetan, Lanaya Ethington, Graham Lanz, Laurie Burkitt, Uma Subramanan, Jeanne Shin, Joanne Alnajjar, Darren Goetz photo by Abby Johnson Organizations 349 Ivette Robinson and John Machiorlatti lead a sign language class. Group members set up other events like close captioned movies and support groups, photo by Naomi Trager SHARINGuFE EXPERIENCES With goals to support deaf and hard of hearing people in the student body and community and to educate the community at large, the Hearing Im- paired Student Organization was very active in trying to meet them. They set up sign language classes, closed-captioned movies, support groups for the deaf and hard of hearing in the local commu- nity, particularly at local high schools, and devel- oped classes and forums for others to learn about the rights and culture of the deaf community. They supported students with any type of hearing loss, advising on how to solve problems arising from communication difficulties. Members mentored a deaf middle school student and honored and recog- HEARING IMPAIRED STUDENT ORGANIZATION nized any outstanding volunteer work in their field as part of supporting community efforts. However, senior economics major John Machiorlatti insisted that it was first and foremost a social group, which was just as important, consid- ering most deaf or hard of hearing students have gone through mainstream programs and may not know any other students like themselves. " One of the greatest things about this organization is that when we get together, a person feels very comfort- able. You can talk about experiences with people like you, and you can share things you thought no one else understood. " by Bethany Kolenic Front Row: Ivette Robinson, John Machiorlatti. Joan Smith 350 Hearing Impaired Student Organization members Ivette Robinson and John Machiorlatti lead a weekly group meeting. The group acted as a network and support group for deaf and hard of hearing people. photo by Naomi Trager Hearing Impaired Student Organization ARMY ROTC Front Row: Joseph Ross, Karen Hofmeister, Jennifer Hurrie, Elizabeth Ramsey, Melissa Kinney, Joshua Frshman, Michelle Ponikvar, Rosio Suarez, Susanna Hathaway, Kristan Schoenfetd, Joshua Mandlebaurn, Laura Rogers, Isabel Moreno, Joy Garrett, Anne Stachura Row 2: Rachael Mandell, Susan Ramlow, Patrick Duve, Rebecca Fierens, Anthony King, Audrey Smith, Leann Olson, Casey Arriaga, Virginia Thorne, Benjamin Pomerantz, Jon Clark, Ashley Chandler, Jessica Szczygiel, Ashley Potter, Charles Lang, Sarah Bammel Row 3: Eric Botbyl, Jessica High, Peter Kim, Colleen Kressin, Nathaniel Davis, Christopher Ramos, Mark Hapke, Adam Wagner, Christopher Stolkey, Thomas Church, Adam Grow, Douglas Gossiaux, Anthony Woodward, Peter Murphy, Kyle Goodridge, Joseph Salazar, Sukwon Chang, Andrew Kim, Joshua Cover, Gary Levy Row 4: Mark Goldfarb, Kenneth Lee, Bradley Parrigin, Frank Ro, Sean Carmody, James Shavers, Andre Robinson, Luke Vesmeulen photo by Nathan Busch Front Row: Nnumdihi Amobi, Lanni Lantto, Jessica Bohren, Dana photo courtesy of Lanni Lantto Previously called the Undergraduate Women ' s Studies Asso- ciation, Feminists Unite was created because there was no feminist activist group on campus. With more than 200 members, not all of them students, weekly meetings were held to organize events, present issues, or just talk. LSA junior Lanni Lantto said, " Our main goal is to dispel the myth that ' femi- nism ' is a dirty word, and to show that not all the stereotypes about us are true. " While LSA graduate Christine Lentz recalled, " We ' ve really had a lot more guys come to our meetings this year. They really get into the events we are planning and have great ideas from a male perspective. I think men are starting to realize that what we are doing benefits them also. " Feminists Unite encouraged everyone to attend a meeting to see what it is like, " You might really be surprised " Lantto added, by Sarah Johnson WOMEN ' S ULTIMATE FRISBEE Front Row: Andrea Driscoll, Melissa Wu, Katie Powell, Keri Gross, Michelle Koo, Monica Heger, Beth Veinott Row 2: Maureen Taylor, Colleen Haley, Emily Walton, Kathleen Haley, Suzanne Lambert, Erin Bouren, Laura Eidietis Row 3: Laura Skopec. Alyssa Wood, Lillian Berla, Upekala Wijayratne, Hillary Holloway, Heather Heying, Antonia Gorog, Miriam Allersrna Row 4: Andi Stohler, Jennifer Morris, Nina Gawne, Jaclyn Pitera, Jessica Hoff, Erin Murphy, Ramona McDowell photo by Mike Cutri Organizations 351 Front Row: Peter Moreland, Mara Braspenninx, Adrianna Jordan, Dave Marchetti Row 2: Kristen Dean, Angle Yu, Mike Ben-Meir, Hillary Leonard, Jaron Lubin, David Young, Ryan B, Albert Law, Mike Leaveck photo courtesy of Alpha Rho Chi Front Row: Rajiv John, Karishma Shah, Priti Mody, Karen Shen photo by Susan Chalmers KAPPA KAPPA PSI 352 Front Row: Austin Moore, Ryan Tyler, Christopher Ducher, Jeremy Molhson, Matthew Miller, Timothy Schimpf, (Catherine McLean, Sara Patrick, Jeffrey Katersky Row 2: Matthew Cavanaugh, Tosin Akinmusuru, Thomas Guernsey, Bethany Ace, Nicholas Weise, Richard Schuma, Young Son, John Lucas, Ian Kahn, Ryan Schrauben, Jason Hand, Peter Chi, John Hostetler, Marco Krcotovich, James Christensen, Liam Howley, Stephen King, Jeffery Mlkar, Nathan Sheets, Kristopher Deatrick, Matthew Gessford, Kristina Schmitt, Bryan Pack Row 3: Jeffery Everett, Jeremy Teaberry, Christopher Diebert, Elyssa Cox, Kathleen Miller, Andrew Holmes, Melissa Clubine, Jason Kramb, Terry Foster, Stephen Paternel, Malinda Matney, Osborn photo courtesy of Kappa Kappa Psi Front Row: Amy Denault, Mastrofrancesco, Michelle Huddleston, Kezia Shirkey, Mastrofrancesco, Melissa Demyanovich, Lillian Paulina, Mary Coleman, Johnson, Leeann Mallorie, Erin Muladore Row 2: Leslie McClure, Autumn Tansky, Robinson, Stacey Malo, Peters, Joyce Chang, Hilary Alpert, Jill Reeder, Jessica Gneser, Anne Suzor, Michelle DeBuck, Lindsey Micheel, Amy Wells, Maja Putnik, Bina Valsangkar, Stephanie Ash, Stephanie Early, Candice Gliniecki, Kimberly Michels Row 3: Rebecca Gian, Elizabeth Schroeder, Meghan Grau, Elyse Bolterstein, Dana Palen, Leslie Gryniewicz, Heidi Rozensweig, Valerye Boles, Melissa Doettl, Kathleen Fein, Amanda Hobson, Erin Mooney, Kathryn Verhoeven, Malinda Matney, Amy Smith photo courtesy of Tau Beta Sigma Solar Car Team Vehicle systems coordinator Joe Lambert works with fellow team members. The team began formulating its sixth generation car during the year, photo courtesy of Solar Car Team Team members Kim Lytle, Matt Weber, Chris Striffler and Eric Beaser attend a school presentation at Emerson Middle School. The team earned two top-10 race finished in the past five years. photo courtesy of Solar Car Team The University of Michigan ' s Solar Car Team began formulating its sixth generation car this year. The team consisted of a group of University students who designed, built, tested and raced their solar- powered vehicle against other crafts from around the world. After ten years of progressive develop- ment, the University boasted two top ten finishes within the past five years, on both the national and world levels. The team consisted of students from all branches of the University, as designing and building responsibilities were coupled with market- ing, promoting and sponsorship needs. Project man- ager Nader Shwayhat, a mechanical engineering graduate student, attested, " In the past few months, the team has accomplished a tremendous amount ' E FINISH of research, fundraising, and design objectives. " The Sunrayce in the U.S. and the World Solar Challenge in Australia were the two primary com- petitions the University team entered. The races took place over several days, so the team ' s strategy was to remain well below top speed of over 100 mph in order to avoid wear (and abide by the speed limit). The Wolverine was the name of the 1997 model and was a foundation for the present mod- els. The car weighed less than one third of a typical gas-guzzler, but construction costs exceeded $750,000. The team relied upon donations of both money and materials from benefactors and spon- sors, as assembly would be otherwise impossible. by Eric Rajala Front Row: Michael Yagley, Thomas Liu, Rahul Sathe, Christian Striffler, Saaj Shah, Kristin Misangyi, Kimberly Lytle, Michele Goe, Chitra Laxmanan, Melissa Chen, Xiao Liang, Kirthika Veluchamy, Kent Chiu Row 2: Samuel Wintermute, Adam Sloan, Joel Baldwin, Mark Eadie, Albert McCreary, Shannon Flowers, Christopher Grijaha, Jeffrey Chen, Deanna Hence, David Rizik, Ashley Milne, Kevin Corcoran Row 3: Alicia Frostick, Benjamin York, Daniel Kurikesu, Brian Jackson, Benjamin Chess, Eric Carlson, Joe Lombat, Jason Kramb, Adriaan Zuiderweg, Ahmir Rashid, Richard Shuma, Gregory Thompson, Christopher Deline, Nader Shwayhat photo by Mike Cutri Organizations 353 Junior Lincoln Gillett sings at a concert with fellow group members. The a capella group held many perfor- mances throughout the year, photo courtesy of Compulsive Lyres AMBITONio BE LEADERS The University of Michi gan ' s Society of Women Engineers was the local branch of a national orga- nization, focusing on education and service. The objectives of the society revolved around public awareness of women in engineering. The group served as a reference center for women seeking to pursue careers in the field. Engineering was illus- trated as not only a vital part of the job force but as a source of improvement to the quality of modern life, as well. Women have made great strides in this field, and the Society of Women Engineers sought to promote these achievements and encourage others to aspire to such heights. The group ' s key issues were leadership, educa- tion, diversity, visibility and resources. As leaders in engineering, women had the opportunities to as- cend to important decision-making positions. Edu- cation encouraged young women to begin studying 354 Front Row: Marissa Bayman, Kristin Derwich, Jill Peterson, Courtney Cagnon, Linh Luong, Laura Mendricks Row 2: Jodi Miller, Kirsten Thomson, Evelyn Rahhal, Tazi Pruitt, Lisa Chutorash, Kristin Rorick photo by Susan Chalmers engineering and allowed existing scholars to de- velop their talents. The society took pride in its diversity, as absolutely everyone was recognized as having the potential to achieve. In visibility, the group sought to promote itself and its platform. Pursuit of resources involved funding for various projects. Members at the University profited from their experience in this group of ambitious young women. Junior Laura Mendricks, the Pre-lnterview Commit- tee Student Coordinator, said, " Involvement in the Society of Women Engineers is going to help pre- pare me for my career and allow me to explore my potential to the fullest extent. " The products of this group would surely benefit society as a whole, steadily working to improve the state of women in the workforce and the quality of engineers available to employers, by Eric Rajala The Compulsive Lyres gather at a group member ' s house over the holidays to exchange gifts. St rong friendships contributed to the group ' s success. photo courtesy of Compulsive Lyres Society of Women Engineers lett mt the s of Front Row: Tosin Akinmusuru, John Lazar, Kevin Morgan, Lincoln Gillett Row 2: Allison Zaleski, Jennifer Cookson, Erin Dahl, Kristin Cibik, Carolyn Fry Row 3: James Finney, Gerald Mangona, Elizabeth Maddock, Trisha Alberts photo by Abby Johnson Front Row: Aubrey MacFarlane, Andrew Wong, Sarah Bowler, Leslie Lott, Erica Freeman, Alice Miller Row 2: Richard Algra, Matthew Armfield, Eric Samuels, Lara dayman, Elizabeth Reece, Amafa Bonn photo by Abby Johnson For students on campus eager to give something back to the community, Project Serve was there to help. As a liaison between young humanitarians and organizations in need of their assistance, Project Serve was responsible for providing many willing volunteers with a destination. Two former stu- dents presided over a group of 70 students who were involved in the planning and execution of various community service projects including Alternative Spring Break, tutoring at el- ementary and high schools all over the area, working with Habitat for Humanity and volunteering at soup kitchens. Alternative Weekends were held every two weeks, students travelled as far as Chicago and Detroit on service projects. In December Project Serve adopted a family and provided them with an unforgettable Christmas, including presents delivered by University football players. Junior psychology major Yvonne Humenay, an office employee, commented " It ' s cool because first of all you ' re doing something to help, and also because everyone involved is just so nice and close-knit, it ' s a great crowd. " by Bethany Kolenic Front Row: Kate Irvine, Carrie Wozniak, Rachel Brock, Calvin Hwang, Elizabeth Mills, Lisa Tatterson, Chris D ' Angelo, Joseph Akman, Cory Osaer, Dan Dworkin, Kenneth Young, Scott Pence photo courtesy of Student Meditation Services Organizations 355 Front Row: Erin league, Angela Fletcher Row 2: Brandon Wright, Daniel Cook, Arthur Hutchinson, Mark Christian photo by Naomi Trager Front Row: Kristie Stoick, Karl Ecklund, Rachel Seid-Arabi Row 2: Darcy Phelan, Erica Kubersky, Steve McCauley, Rick Krebs photo by Abby Johnson 356 Front Row: William Huynh, Leaona So, Naomi So, Molly Van Appledorn, John Downer, Kevin Simpson Row 2: Emily Cheng, Ebere Azumah, Emily Vertalka, Simone Welch, Ashley Erdmann, Amy Morrow, Ted Way Row 3: Jonathan McDonald, Tim McNinch, Joseph Mrnka, Justin Bailey, Nathan Payne, Darren Keese, David Umulis, Jeff Liou, Jeffrey Stemkraus, Michael Mitchell, Matthew Hoover Row 4: Beena Chenyan, Carole Mathews, Jennifer Fisk, Susie Flink, Jennifer Krause, Elisabeth McNinch, Emily Harris, Jennifer Goad, David Lam, Lisa Haller, Jennifer Winans, Lisa Kuzma photo by Mike Cutri Front Row: Amber Ying, Natasha Telesford, Tiffany Powel Row 2: Temperence Williamson, Keisha Benjamin, Venetia Barnes Nichole Tharpe, Chandra Howard photo courtesy of Zeta Phi Beta Imagine Advertising Imagine Advertising members work on an advertising campaign in a Business School computer lab. The group provided inexpensive ads for local and campus organizations, photo by Abby Johnson Despite the booming advertising business in America, the University did not offer an Advertising major specifically. That was why LSA senior Sheela Reddy started Imagine Advertising, a chapter of the American Advertising Federation, last year. In the fall the club expanded into a student-run advertis- ing agency where members got hands on experi- ence in the creativity and business of advertising. Imagine aimed to bring together students who were interested in pursuing careers in advertising or advertising-related fields while simultaneously pro- moting the value of advertising to the campus community. Furthermore, Reddy pointed out that the Imag- Group members discuss advertising strategies during a meeting. Imagine Advertising was a chapter of the American Advertising Federation, photo by Abby Johnson N ine not only provided inexpensive ads for local and campus organizations ($15 to $20 per ad cam- paign) but also, " gave its members a real sense of accomplishment. When you walk across campus and you see your ideas reproduced in banners and posters, it is amazing. " The 2 5 or so members worked efficiently to serve clients like Phi Beta Sigma, The Indian American Student Association, the Nursing Student Masters Organization, New York Pizza Depot, Students- Review. com, The Burro (Mexican Restaurant), B.R.A.D, the Taiwanese American Student Associa- tion, and more. by Sarah Johnson Front Row: Sheela Reddy, Maria Metier, Sora Lee Row 2: Brett Endelman, Anna Cheng, Elizabeth Manasse, Rachel Lepelstat, Ellen Gagnet Row 3: Erica Forst, Catherine Van Til, Erik Kornmitler, Antron Hughes, Nicole Dinatale photo by Abby Johnson Oraanizations 357 Grace Chen, Jennifer Nugent and Patti Ames pose together at a Pharmacy School mixer. Social events for students were held throughout the year, photo courtesy of Rana Craft BUILDIN G STRONG RIENDSHIPS The Pharmacy Student Government Council was an elected representation of the students and student organizations at the University ' s College of Phar- macy. PSGC was composed of three students from each class and one student from each of the MSA registered pharmacy student organizations. Respon- sibilities included lobbying for the interests of stu- dents, organizing and funding student projects and activities, and serving the judicial system as it per- tained to student conduct. However, PSGC also had more laid back activities including barbeques, picnics, formal dances, gatherings at restaurants in Ann Arbor, Rock-n-Bowl, and the Pharmacy Bash. The events were set up to relieve the students from stress and also to provide a social scene for them so they could get to know each other better. Philip Siebigteroth stated, " It is the hope of PSGC that through fostering eternal friendship between stu- 358 Front Row: Lindsey Pontius, Amy Chang, George Kenyon, Ara Paul, Valener Perry, James Richards, Grace Chen, Judy Chun, Susan LeRoque Row 2: Dr. Eddie Boyd, Nikhil Patel, Todd Kalembiarian, Frank Ascione, Philip Siebigteroth, Joseph Zeman, Kurt Hammond, Derrick Marasigan, Rana Craft photo by Abby Johnson dents, Pharmacy students will evolve into conscien- tious professionals who will consider their experi- ences at school not limited to education. " PSGC also served as the Honor Council for the College of Pharmacy. The Honor Council had the responsibility of investigating cases and holding hearings when alleged cheating had occurred. Dr. Eddie Boyd acclaimed, " The amount of effort the students expend and the seriousness with which they had handled cases has been quite impressive. " Boyd went on and explained how the students took a " no nonsense " approach to handling the cases, making sure that the accused students rights to " due process " were not violated. Lindsey Pontius, second year p harmacy student, exclaimed, " My experience at the College of Pharmacy and in PSGC has definitely been a positive one. " by Caroline Meng Todd Kalemkiarian, Lisa Barcomb and Phil Siebigteroth stand under a banner in the Diag. The banner alerted students of National Pharmacy Week in October, photo courtesy of Rana Craft Pharmacy Student Government liler iAmes a ' mixer. students Jhout Front Row: John Griffin Row t2: Nicholas Yoder, Sarah Walker, Amanda Hopkins, Christopher Barkham Row 3: Lindsay Laneville, Christina Hollenback, Julie Lepsetz, Nicole Matti, Genevieve Michaudphoro by Abby Johnson Front Row: Tomoko Hamaguchi, Yuko Nagata, Meilinda Sutanto Row 2: Ayumu Urata, Masanori Tokumoto, Vince Pai photo courtesy of Japanese Student Association The Japanese Student Association was a student group dedicated to promoting a better campus understanding of the Japanese people and of Japan. JSA held various educational workshops to help those who were unfamiliar with Japan become more educated about the culture and traditions of the Japanese people. The association was open to the public, anyone could join in on the activities that were being offered, including bowling night, discussions over coffee about current events going on in Japan and the Annual Japan Cultural Festival. Sophomore economics and American culture major Ayumu Urata enjoyed being a part of JSA. " Holding a leadership position of a cultural group, and as a Japanese native coming to the United States, I have become much more aware of my national identity and the cultural background that I was raised in. Being a representative, it is a great opportunity to learn how non-Japanese people think and view Japan. " by Sara Wilson Organizations Group ii 1 part " Luthe Front Row: Hien Duong, Akiko Kurachi, Yvonne Lee, Terri Kim, Alice Lin Row 2: David Lee, Rajiv Pa i, Rachel Marek, Amit Singal, Debbie Kwon, Sarah Rozeboom, Kim Yee, Tara Chang, Vaishalee Padgaonkar, Kiran Knanuja, Vidya Kumar, Grace Su photo courtesy of United Asian American Medical Student Association Front Row: Ronnie Ho, Vincent Chan, Albert Law, James Li Row 2: Dennis Fung, Fu Keung Lau, Mike Ho, Fu Wrng Lau, Lin Chan, Jeff Lau, Billy Tse photo courtesy of Wah Van Alumni Association 360 Front Row: Knsten Bickle, Sara Rone, Payal Patel, Naomi Yodkovik, Christine Chan, Brynn Wade, Jen Bucholz Row 2: Aarti Aurora, John Cooper, Matthew Kich, Kim Goldman, Gina Claeys, Knsten Balfour, Toby Freund, Jennifer Koepsell, Jared Borriello Row 3: Emily Schmidt, Janet O ' Connor, Elise Metzger, Rachel Knopf, Brenton Huang, Jordan Pratzel, Gary Klein, Landon Greene, Jonathan Alexander, Sara Nolan, Erica Watt, Rachel Chambers, Alison Chambers Row 4: Nicole Matti, Matthew Armfield, Casey Ronk, David Bajor, Scott Laughlin, Mark Sgriccia, Daniel Weber, Kathryn Foley, Nihar Kanodia, Stephanie Hartshorn, Eva Strickler, Jaimee Zuboff, Chad Dixon, Brent Hawkins, Michael Pearson Jr. Sandeep Jani photo by Audra Rowley Front Row: Rachele Cooper, Josh Bueller, Christine Lombardi Row 2: Travis Atkinson, Karen Emick, Marc Surprenant, Richard Davies, Melinda Wenner, Andy Sievers, Lisa Cunningham, Shirley Bartov, Nathan Younger, Galen Haynes, Aimee Austria photo by Susan Chalmers Zeta Sigma Chi Group members smile while participating in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service. The group partici- pated in many University community activities throughout the year, photo courtesy of Zeta Sigma Chi Zeta Sigma Chi was a multicultural sorority that recently started in January 1999. The sorority started with nine women who wanted something different on the University ' s campus, not being satisfied with the Greek sororities on campus. They felt like they needed more diversity and unity which led them to form Zeta Sigma Chi. Regina Cow, a nursing stu- dent in her senior year, explained, " ZSC was defi- nitely an organization that was trying to not only bring women together in sisterhood, but everyone as a community. " However, making this dream come true took a lot of hard work and dedication. Finally on November 14, 1999, the ladies were finally recognized as sisters of the first and only multicultural sorority, Zeta Sigma Chi, on the University ' s campus. Activities of Zeta Sigma Chi included participa- tion in the University ' s Welcome week, Ghandi ' s Day of Service, clothing donations to the Purple Heart of Ann Arbor, Martin Luther King ' s day sym- posium, and helping out at the Ann Arbor Hands on Museum. They also spent their time helping out with bucket drives for the Unicorn ' s Children Foun- dation, which was their philanthropy. The Unicorn Children ' s Foundation was a non-profit organiza- tion that provided help and guidance to kids who have disabilities in learning and communication. The sisters of Zeta Sigma Chi were close in friendship and sisterhood. When senior cultural anthropology major Tracey Dreyton first joined she thought, " The women at the open house were so warm and friendly. They just made me feel like they really wanted me to be a part of their organization . " Dreyton was not the only one who felt this way. Junior Nicole Rappaport, sociology and english major, said, " The day I became a Z-Chi. The feeling was indescribable, and I ' d have to say it was the best day of my college career. " by Caroline Meng front Row: Natalie Stegall, Char ' ly Thomas, Tracey Drayton, Kim Tran, Jaclyn Me Afee, Nicole Rappaport, Regina Cox photo by Abby Johnson Zeta Sigma Chi Multicultural Society members pose for a picture during a group meeting in the Union. The society was founded in 1999. photo courtesy of Zeta Sigma Chi Organizations 361 TOUGHoN THE FIELD Asking for a pass, seniors Dave Bernard and Jeff Hadwin cut away from a Marquette player. The team competed in the CCLA Semi-final in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. photo courtesy of Sean Keenan The theme of Michigan lacrosse since its inception 10 years ago has been one of perpetual improve- ment. Each year, the team has managed to achieve more than what was expected of an infant program competing against teams with storied traditions. In 2001, the Michigan Men ' s Lacrosse team had a roster to rehabilitate following a fulfilling campaign in the previous season. Head Coach John Paul returned for his fourth season at the reigns. Joining him on the sidelines at Oosterbaan Field House were Goalie Coach Gil Leaf and Assistant Coaches Tony DiGiovanni and Jeff Hess. Captain Jeff Hadwin, a thunderous 200 Ib. senior, prepared to lead the team of 35 in his final season. He was reunited with former starters Micah Veith and Kevin Chan, who sat out the 2000 season. The 2000 season was considered both a success and a disappointment for the Wolverines, who overachieved and drew attention in the national championship tournament but felt that a couple of close games throughout the campaign could have easily gone in their favor. Ranked seventh in the nation at the beginning of the season, the Wolver- ines clobbered their Big Ten foes but dropped competitive matches to higher-ranked Brigham 362 Front Row: Gil Leaf, Chris Sigalais, Sloan Buchan-McGilliard, Dave DiCamitto, Tom Burns, Wesley Martus, Jeff Hadwin, Micah Veith, Kevin Chan, Ben Herbst, Dave Bernard, Greg Deutch, Jeremy Meakowitz, John Paul Row 2: Jeff Hess, Kevin Keenan, Peter Lund, Jeff Hanna, Jason Gratson, Sooman Kim, Jerry Perez, Andy Vilardo, Howie Fugate, John Schwartz, Ryan Peters, Matt Bernard, Charles Appel, John Morgan Row 3: Nichole Samzcyk. Kevin Toller, Jason Charo, Paul Mans, Jason Hall, Eric DeLamarter, Chip Thomas, Bill Siegel, Raymond Chang, Justin Gal, Evan Sonderman, Brian Marchena, Niki Erust photo courtesy of Men ' s Lacrosse Team Young and Sonoma State. Convincing wins over other programs earned the men ' s team a fifth seed in the national tour nament in St. Louis. They were defeated in the second round after an epic struggle with Colorado State and relegated to the consola- tion bracket, where they split their remaining two games. Sophomore goalie Jeremy Menkowitz stated, " Even though we didn ' t win ourselves the champi- onship, this was a great run to be a part of. I ' m proud to be on this squad. " Jeff Hadwin was named to the All-Tournament first team. Senior Dan Jurneycic received second team honors. Newcomers to the squad and returning players alike shared enthusiasm about the immediate fu- ture of the team. Dedication and a strong work ethic were essential components of the team ' s hinging success. Entering his first season with the Wolverines, sophomore Jason Charo pronounced, " This team is all business on the field. We go out there with a job to do. " Coach Paul declared, " We are confident that this program will continue to improve every year. A lot of people are looking to us as the team that may eventually defeat the Western teams in the final four, and we ' d like to prove them right. " by Eric Rajala Senior Wesley Martus defends a Tennessee player in a match on April 8 at Oosterbaan Fieldhouse. The team celebrated its 10th year of existence this season. photo courtesy of Bob Kalmbach Men ' s Lacrosse Team ' . seniors " ' .The I in the I in ifSean ' Psi CHI Front Row: Christopher Kobet, Kristen Piangozza, Lanaya Ethington, Stacey Hall, Joshua Rutt photo by Abby Johnson w: Jane Young, Jamal AI-Amin, Mike Millat, Robert Shumaker, Lindsay Harding, Miyuki Takeda, Lauren Decker, Simone Wettle, Avram Jacobson, Laurence Pangilinan, Amy McCall Row 2: Ami Bhatt, Elizabeth Robertson, Bradley Weber, Charles Williams, Charles Bower, Nick Smith, Chris Johnson, Brandon Baker, John Cotman, Paul Kenny, Danielle Traylor, Catherine Tobin, April Adams, Nora Cothran Row 3: John Gaughan, Nick McAllister, Jessica Kositz, Jennifer Ulrey, Nick Noreus, Neil Moser, Jermaine Jordan, Joel Wesch, Travone Bartley, Jason Kulchar, Michael Lloyd, Niklaus Pleisch, Phil Welch, Ivy Adelman, Kasey Vail Row 4: Jonathan Hannon, Matthew Horner, Dana Sullivan, Samuel Miller, Ryan Venhuizen, Alan Smith, Nicole Feldpausch, Mark Powers, Kevin Dacy Row 5: Erin Smith, Justin Strong, Paul Stenseng, Josh Schore, Vito Ciaravino, Kelly Thompson photo courtesy of Air Force ROTC The United States Air Force leaders of tomorrow are training today through the University ' s Air Force Reserve Officer Train- ing Corps (AFROTC) program. Based on Central Campus and open to students from nearby universities, AFROTC empha- sized leadership training and academics while priming its members for their future positions as Air Force officers. " In AFROTC, you are surrounded by students who have similar goals and aspirations in life, " said Feldpausch. " You know that you can trust and depend on them for anything. In addition, our detachment is supported by numerous real life officers and enlisted personnel. " Although AFROTC welcomed any interested students to explore the program, staying in required commitment and dedication. All cadets who successfully completed the pro- gram were commissioned as second lieutenants into the United States Air Force, by Cortney Dueweke Organizations 363 Front Row: Mark Zakaria, Joseph Mikhail, Nancy Chinonis, Mark Mikhael, Meret Henry, Wagdy Sidrak, Kate Stubeit, Sherry Guirguis, Mark Soliman, Dacia Cocariu photo courtesy of Orthodox Christian Fellowship Front Row: Arti Desai, Rita Aouad, Stephanie Dionne, Eileen Alexander, Umpai Poopat, Priya Gopwani, Sam Lahidji, Tricia Royer, Audrey Lance, Julie Rosenthal Row 2: John Zang-Bodis, Anil Singal, Elizabeth Wilkins, Elizabeth Lazar, Linda Karadsheh, Jennifer Koepsell, Knsten Piangozza, Lori Burke, Elvera Baron, Brody Flanagin Row 3: Rajkumar Sugumaran, Steven D ' sa, Shaun Cardozo, David Havens, Rushir Choksi, Stephen Warnick Jr, Christopher Kobet, Lauren Shirey, Deborah Accetta, Jessica Imbordino photo by Susan Chalmers 364 Front Row: Lauren Peters, Megan Olson, Elise Halajian, Dayna Santoro, Martha Haile, Heather Kalmbach, Diamonte Brown, Elizabeth Mauck Row 2: Amy Lovrencic, Laura Hedlund, Jessica Simmons, Joanna Ford, Anny Cao, Lauren Leyser, Rachel Goldsmith, Maurm Utz, Melissa Roach Row 3: Mma Hong, Melissa Maxwell, Sarah McKenna, Megan Pearlman, Carrie Peterson, Megan Burpee, Jane Friend, Leslie Guidotti, Alisha Vachhani, Katie Feeley photo by Sarah Johnson Front Row: Njen Thande, Natasha Eaddy, Richard Carter, Emun Abdu, Candace Williams, Sacha Montas, John Brown Row 2: Linsay Jones, Dara Spearman, Vanetta Levesque, Lauren Selph, Rahula Ghermay, Vzonna Nriagu, Allecia Wilson Row 3: Okera Hanshaw, Vshimbra Buford, Mark Towns, Stacey Rhodes, Stephen Gray, Ed Baker, Aderemi Soyombo photo courtesy of Black Medical Association Men ' s Glee Club - Men ' s Glee Club members practice inside Hill Auditorium. Members enjoyed performing inside the acoustically perfect venue, photo courtesy of Men ' s Glee Club When do you think of when a person says " male glee club " ? A bunch of dorky guys standing around practicing scales? Well, the University ' s Men ' s Glee Club was quite the opposite of that stereotype. Founded in 1859, they were the second-oldest collegiate chorus in the United States and the oldest continuously run student organization at the Uni- versity. They traveled the world and they are also really cool guys. Said Adam Rosenwasser, a first- year RC LSA student, " The Men ' s Glee Club is a bunch of crazy singing fools. We make awesome music and have many good times. ..and damn, we look good in those tuxes! " Many other members of the organization shared Rosenwasser ' s opinion. " It ' san incredible feeling to be in a group of such talented guys and at the same time meet some of the closest friends I have. I value this group for its musical excellence, but it ' s the friendship and comradery that will keep me here for Men ' s Glee Club Members: Eddie Ahn, Travis Atkinson, Daniel Bachmann, Francis Barcena-Turner, Brian Bennett, Joshua Bess, Stephan Bobalik, Adam Bonarek, Doug Brehm, Joshua Breitzer, Mark Buckles, Jeremy Curtis, Ricky DeNardis, Andrew DeWitt, Jon D ' Souza, Nicholas Edwin, Randy Faust, Victor Feldbaum, Brent Fiedler, Kevin Field, James Finney, Krisztian Flaunter, Lincoln Gillett, Bill Goeman, Vishal Gupta, Ramin Haghgooie, Tony Halloin, Brent Hegwood, Aaron Hill, Sean Holleran, Darnell Ishmel, Dean Joyce, Michael Karber, Mike Ketlerman, Phil Kitchell, Jeffrey Krause, Eric Laitala, Jeff Landau, Daniel Lara, Kelvin Lau, Albert Law, Adrian Leskiw, Alexander Loney, Jonathan Lutz, T.J. Maas, Matt Mazzoni, Erik Moga, Kevin Morgan, Ryan Morgan, Jeremy Nabors, Kalman Nanes, Vivek Natarajan, David Neely, Sean Panikkar, Jeremy Peters, Caleb Pillsbury, Raleigh Pioch, Brian Polk, Andrew Porter, Ben Ramirez, Ben Rickert, Peter Roach, Larry Rodgers, Eugene Rogers, Adam Rosenwasser, Gaurav Sachdev, Reylando Salazar, Evan Schanhals, Matthew Schwartz, Rob Shereda, Matthew Smith, Ross Smith, Scott Southard, Nicholas Southwick, Andrew Steck, Mike Steelman, David Steinke, Bill Stevenson, Bob Stevenson, Chad Stuible, Tim Supol, Brett Thompson, David Thurlow, Corey Triplett, James Turner, Stephen Warner, Benjamin Whipple, Andy Wiginton, David Wilson photo courtesy of Men ' s Glee Club years to come, " emphatically exclaimed Brent Alan Hegwood, a first-year music major. The Men ' s Glee Club was about having fun, but of course the men worked very hard. Auditions were held twice a year, and the organization was conducted by Dr. Jerry Blackstone. Partly due to the conductor, the glee club upheld its outstanding reputation of representing many different genres of music, and was also the first male chorus to win first place at the International Music Eisteddfod in Llangollen, Wales. Aside from all of their outstanding accomplish- ments, T.J. Mass had a more philosophical explana- tion about the organization. " Glee Club, in my opinion, epitomizes what the University is all about. We work hard and consequently achieve excel- lence, and do so while maintaining and strengthen- ing our bonds as Wolverines and brothers in song. " by Jennie Putvin Organizations 365 366 Senior Katie Ryan and junior Abby Johnson begin celebrating on New Years Eve with a bottle of Cham- pagne. Four Ensian staff members spent the holiday in Orlando, Florida, to cover the Citrus Bowl, photo courtesy of the Michiganensian REMEMBERING THE YEAR Seeing the lights burning late into the night inside the Student Publications Building was a sure sign the staff of the Michiganensian was hard at work finishing up a deadline. As the official yearbook of the University for over 100 years, the 45 member staff worked to create a book that would capture the memories, friendships and events that charac- terized the year. In its 1 05th year of production, the editorial staff was led by junior graphic design major Nathan Busch. The non-profit organization was one of the only student publications in the country that did not have a faculty advisor. The freedom of the staff to function without a faculty member looking over their shoulder gave the publication as well as the staff a unique flavor. " The Ensian is much more than a job. The office is my place to study, my place to hang out and my place to recover from late nights andtoomuch partying, " sharedjunior environmen- tal policy and behavior major Jayme Love, " of all my Junior Copy Editor Bethany Kolenic reads over stories in the office. Staff members spent many long hours in the office in order to meet all the deadlines, photo courtesy of the Michiganensian fondest memories at school, the Ensian makes up most of them. " In addition to producing a 464 page book, students were charged with managing finances and a budget as well. The business staff was directed by senior history major Bonnie Gold. Staff members had many different backgrounds and reasons for joining staff. " I joined because of a positive experience on my high school yearbook staff. At first I felt a little uncomfortable and shy, but everyone made me feel right at home, " stated junior biology major Rob McTear. " Photography has always been a hobby of mine, " offered junior biopsychology major Abby Johnson. " The Ensian has given me some very valuable work experience, " Whether they were working on deadlines in their office or socializing at a staff member ' s house on the weekends, the Ensian was a significant part of each staff member ' s college experience. by Nathan Busch Juniors Evan Busch, Jayme Love and Nathan Busch relax during the Ensian holiday party held at Good Time Charley ' s. Staff members gathered annually for a party at the end of the fall semester, photo courtesy of the Michiganensian Michiganensian Yearbook n PHOTOGRAPHERS Front Row: Mike Cutri, Susan Chalmers, Naomi Trager, Abby Johnson photo by Nathan Busch EDITORIAL STAFF Front Row: Bethany Kolenic, Liz Mauck, Chrissy Vettraino Row 2: Caelan Jordan, Cortney Dueweke, Meghan Christiansen, Jayme Love, Yvonne Humenay, Abby Johnson Row 3: Mike Cutri, Robert Herrera, Jon Hommer, Nathan Busch, Carol Weng, Anne Kennedy, Evan Busch, Ben Weiss photo by Susan Chalmers BUSINESS STAFF Front Row: Grace Wong, Helena Leung, Bonnie Gold, Julie Greenbaum Row 2: Tanya Sit, Helen Wang, Zubin Kapadia, Brian Tsui photo by Mike Cutri REPORTERS Front Row: Bethany Kolenic Row 2: Eric Rajala, Cortney Dueweke, Rob McTear, Jennie Putvin photo by Mike Cutri Organizations 367 Editor in t Front Row: Seth Klempner, Bernard Robinson Jr, Jen Fish, Lisa Koivu, Geoffrey Gagnon, Shannon Pettypiece, David Katz Row 2: Art Vandaley, Ed Martin, Ed Wywrot, Nicholas Woomer, Michael Grass, Nicholas Bunkley, Louis Brown photo by Abby Johnson 368 Front Row: Jeanme Mouilleseaux, Jamie Klein, Deborah Shapiro Row 2: Matthew Andrews, Jamie Rose, Carrie Wozniak, Anne Sause, Pranisa Pothpan, Jacob Fenton Row 3: Jared Halajian, Brent Traidman, Glenn Powlas, Julie Glaza, Micah Winter, Andrew Vieweg photo by Audra Rowley ISA seniors Lauren Rice, Steve Jones and Jon Houtzer relax during a social event for the business management team. During the outing, they witnessed the Wolverines defeat the Michigan State ice hockey team 4-3 at Joe Louis Arena, photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily The Michigan Daily Editor in Chief Geoff Gagnon discusses the next days paper with fellow editors. The Daily printed weekdays during fall and winter semesters, and weekly during the spring and summer, photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily TKE5S The year marked the 1 1 th year of editorial freedom for The Michigan Daily newspaper. Throughout the year the staff carried on the traditions of years past. " We go everywhere and do everything that major papers do, " commented editor in chief Geoff Gagnon. During the campaign season, The Daily man- agedtosnag interviews with thelikesof former Vice President Al Gore, former Presidential candidate John McCain, and Vice President Dick Cheney. They even interviewed President George W. Bush during the primaries. The Daily was the first publication to come out with the news of the University breaking its contract with controversial sportswear supplier Nike. They also came out with a special edition of the paper this last December breaking the news of a Bush confir- mation to the University community. In addition, The Daily had social functions for its staff including their annual game versus The State News, which took place before the Michigan Michi- gan State football game this fall. The sports staff even distributed a special edition of Football Satur- day at the UCLA game in September. The highlight of theyear, though, wasthe week- end of events to celebrate the 1 10th anniversary. Master of Ceremonies of the event was " Sports Center ' s " Rich Eisen, a Daily editor from the early ' 90s. Other famous faces were playwright Arthur Miller, California state senator Tom Hayden and Timelnc. ' seditor-at-large Daniel Okrent. As Gagnon put it, " Alumni of our staff are working on major publications throughout the country. From Time to the New York Post, there are Daily people every- where. " by Liz Mauck ISA senior Jeanine Mouilleseaux works at her desk. As a member of the business staff, Mouilleseaux was Special Sections Man- ager, photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily - Associate Photo Editor David Katz keeps busy in the Daily photo office. Photographers covered events on campus as well as various happenings all over the country, photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily Organizations 369 Rackham Graduate School stands behind the fountain in front of Burton Tower. Students traditionally walked through the fountain towards the Graduate Library upon entering as first-year students, and towards Rackham upon graduating, photo by Susan Chalmers 370 Graduates n As seniors donned their caps and gowns, they entered the gates of the stadium one last time as students, and exited for the first time as gradiates H H alumni. Looking back, it was hard to believe how much we had changed, most remarkable years of our Fresh from high school, we came to lives. Equally as important as the Ann Arbor four or five years ago diploma in our hands, we left knowing few faces. It was not long Ann Arbor with friends in our before we had created lasting hearts, and countless stories in friendships and memorable mo- our heads. One chapter of our ments; we had become a family, a lives may have ended, but a new family that was about to be scat- one was about to begin. tered all over the world. Everyone n O [ - o A student relaxes in the Diag to study between classes. As the year came to end and the weather got warm, students found it harder to concentrate on classes, photo by Abby Johnson University President Lee Bellinger addresses the crowd during spring commencement. Ceremonies were held outdoors inside Michigan Stadium. photo by Kristen Stoner had their memories, some worn out photos from parties, turf from the stadium floor when we rushed the field after the ' 97 football victory over Ohio State, an empty cham- pagne bottle from that special celebration, our acceptance letter to the University. As seniors in high school, none of us knew what awaited us; as seniors in college, when we hugged our friends after commencement, we realized we were writing the final chapter to the Graduates 371 Three friends take advan- tage of the warm weather to lounge around outside. People quickly realized that the warm weather would not last long, as the blistering winter came quickly to Michigan. photo by Michelle Sohn GRADUATES EXPLAIN WHAT IT WAS LIKE WHEN THEY HAD TO START ALL OVER AND -r MAKE NEW FRIENDS By the final few years of college, most University students had formed close bonds with a group of friends without whom their experience would have been entirely different. Despite the variety of events, clubs and restaurants unique to Ann Arbor, stu- dents agreed that without their friends those expe- riences would have been somewhat hollow. Senior cell and molecular biology major Sam Lahidji grew up in Irvine, California. The summer before his first year at the University his family moved to Ann Arbor, making it difficult to maintain his friendships from high school. " Thesummer after freshman year everyone left. I randomly made friends with one guy who had gone to Pioneer [High School], and he introduced me to his friends from high school. Before long we were all hanging out and I felt like they were my friends from high school, too. " Lahidji agreed that his college experience would have been very different without the group of friends he acquired. The college years were some of the most forma- tive in a person ' s life, a time during which they discovered things about themselves and changed from adolescents to adults. Caroline Gregory, se- nior organizational studies major mused, " The true friends that I have made throughout my four years at the University have helped me find out what I am truly about. I can now say that the saying ' you are who your friends are ' is very true, and that I am happy to have found such great friends that have helped me shape who I am and enabled me to be proud of what I will become. " Whether it blossomed out of shared hatred for a common class, a mutual dorm freshman year, main- tained from high school, convenient or lasting, friendship was a crucial factor in determining the experience a student had and memories they would take with them from the University. BY BHTHANY KOLHNIIC Between classes, two friends play around with Silly Putty. Many students formed friendships their first year which lasted through their senior year and beyond. photo by Michelle Sohn 372 Friendship K f Graduates 373 Erin Abrahams Westport, CT Yamina Acebo Miami, FL Leticia Addai Berrien Springs, Ml Todd Afflerbaugh Farmington Hills, Ml Gail Agacinski Royal Oak, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Organizational Studies Mathematics Sociology Architecture Cara Agerstrand Owosso, Ml Biology History Sarah Agius Commerce Township, Ml Political Science Eric Agustin Clinton Township, Ml Mechanical Engineering Hayriye Aka Ann Arbor, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering, German Kevin Alexander Piedmont, CA Economics Rebecca Ann Alexander Berkeley, CA American Culture: Ethnic Studies David Alfred Loudonville, NY Economics Kelli Allen Detroit, Ml Civil Environmental Engineering Jessica Alter West Bloomfield, Ml Business Peter Altman Brooklyn, NY Political Science Glenda K. Amayo Pittsburgh, PA Architecture Arvind Anantharaman Grand Island, NY Computer Engineering Nicholas Ande rsen Honolulu, HI Art Amy Anderson Lansing, Ml Business Administration David Anderson Northvil e, Ml Film English Jill Anderson Aspen, CO Robin Anderson Orinda, CA Keith Andrews Detroit, Ml Michelle Angerman Los Angeles, CA Amy Apple Bellmore, NY Graphic Design Psychology Spanish Mathematics Economics Architecture Matthew A. Armfield Grand Rapids, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Brandon Armitage Piano, TX Organizational Studies Katherine Armstrong Ann Arbor, Ml Computer Engineering Rachel Arth Fairview Park, OH Business Angela Attisha Southfield, Ml Spanish Sara Axelrod West Bloomfield, Ml Shahshahani Azadeh Ann Arbor, Ml Rebecca Babcock Vassar, Ml Laura Back Grandville, Ml Kamal Badhey Syosset, NY Biopsychology Near Eastern Studies Political Science Graphic Design American Culture 374 Graduates Cody Bahiau Cement City, Ml Robert Baker Livonia, Ml Scott Baker Trumbull, CT Ethel Balaoing South field, Ml Jason Baldus Spring Lake, Ml Geology Spanish Business Nursing Education Finance Accounting Nursing Robert Ball Blissfield, Ml Melissa Balok Grosse Points Farms, Ml Deborah Sook Bang Redlands, CA Communications Chinese Nona Bararsani Ann Arbor, Ml Near Eastern Studies Nathan Barber San Antonio, TX Chemical S Mechanical Engineering Angela Bardoni Northville, Ml English Barika Butler Ann Arbor, Ml Biopsychology S Cognitive Science Bria Barker Canton, Ml Spanish Organizational Studies Venetia Barnes Brooklyn, NY Chemical Engineering Andrew Baron Andover, MA Psychology Lisa Barrett Livonia, Ml Dirk Allen Earth .Lambertville, Ml Ruth Basham Ann Arbor, Ml Kristin Batmanghelichi Bloomfield Hills, Ml English Near Eastern Studies Meredith Battin West Bloomfield, Ml Finance General Studies German Painting Drawing Jennifer Baughman Grand Rapids, Ml Naomi A. Baum Bethesda, MD Emily Baumgartner Moraga, CA William Bavinger Bethesda, MD Zachary Beck Glastonbury, CT History of Art English History of Art Psychology Business Administration Business Richard Beddingfield Ann Arbor, Ml Robert Beier Northville, Ml Jennifer Bell Saint Joseph, Ml Jacklyn Belson New York, NY Jeremy Ben-David Staten Island, NY Sports Mgt. Communications Mechanical Engineering Anthropology-Zoology Communications Zain Bengali Naperville, IL Joshua Benninghoff Summit, NJ Nathan Benninghoff Buchanan, Ml Stefani Benson Potomac, MD Meredith Berg Short Hills, NJ Biochemistry Economics Computer Science Communications Organizational Studies Graduates 375 Sarah Berghorst Winnetka, IL Jacob Bergman New York, NY Lisa Berlow West Bloom field, Ml Howie Berman Staten Island, NY Beth Bernstein West Bloom field, Ml Economics History Psychology Political Science History English English Sports Mgt. Communications Mark Bernstein Woodbury, NY Zachary Bernstein Ann Arbor, Ml Jodi Berris West Bloom field, Ml Beverly Betel West Bloomfield, Ml Philosophy, Hebrew Jewish Clt. Studies Samuel Beznos Bloomfield Hills, Ml Economics Jeremy Bier Livingston, NJ Economics Kelly Birchmeier New Lothrop, Ml Resource Ecology Management Sarah Blitz Encino, CA Jacqueline Block Merion, PA Brandon Blum New City, NY Ryan Bocskay Dearborn, Ml Kate Bodwin Cadillac, Ml Arielle Bogorad West Bloomfield, Ml Julie Bond Sturgis, Ml Otaymah Bonds Ann Arbor, Ml Erin Bonich Hun ting ton Woods, Ml Bonnie D. Bonifield Westland, Ml Kristie Bonner Commerce Township, Ml Lauren Bonzagni Acton, MA John Booche r Cadillac, Ml Organizational Studies Psychology Organizational Studies English Elementary Education Organizational Studies Psychology Sociology Movement Science English Kinesiology Kinesiology Computer Engineering Mechanical Engineering Alma Borja Southfield, Ml Nicholas Botsas West Bloomfield, Ml Industrials Operations Engineering Spyridon Boukouris Harper Woods, Ml Archaeology Mark Bouma Kalamazoo, Ml Business Erin Bouren Royal Oak, Ml Organizational Studies Danielle N. Bracy Detroit, Ml Dena Bradford Detroit, Ml David Brand Great Neck, NY Cheryl Bratt Yorktown Heights, NY Jaclyn Braun Newtown, PA Sociology Asian Studies History English Psychology 376 Graduates f- Walter Braunohler Ada, Ml Michael Brennan Farmington Hills, Ml English Political Science Jeremy Bressman Romeo, Ml Colby Brin New York, NY Christa Brock Milan, Ml Political Science Organizational Studies English Nursing Richard J. Broene Grand Rapids, Ml Architecuture Carolyn Brooks Detroit, Ml Computer Engineering BGS Margot Brooks Wynnewood, PA Political Science Org. Studies Jenny Bross Mamaroneck, NY Sports Mgt Communications Geoffrey Brougher Lower Burrell, PA Accounting Finance Kelly Brouwers Rockfprd, Ml David Brown Temperance, Ml Deborah Brown Montreal, Canada Louis Brown Bethesda, MD Melissa Brown fast Lansing, Ml Michael J. Brown Saginaw, Ml Tanishia Brown Buchanan, Ml Shannon Brownlee Detroit, Ml Jill Bruder Mendota Heights, MN Madelyn Brudner Scarsdale, NY Organzational Studies Mechanical Engineering Finance CIS Psychology Architecture Psychology Sociology Psychology Org. Studies Spanish English Heather Lynn Brunner Portage, Ml Communications Nicole Bryson Cadillac, Ml Biology Philosophy Lauren Buck New York, NY Accounting Samantha Budnick New York, NY Economics Kimberly Bugel Oak Forest, IL Sports Mgt. Communications Janicca Buggs Grand Rapids, Ml Psychology Anthony Burgess Macomb, Ml Biopsychology Meredith Burlingame Williamston, Ml English Shane Bursae Chesapeake, VA Computer Science Ari Burshell Metaihe, LA Industrial Operations Engineering Melanie Buser Rock ford, IL Joelle Busman Alto, Ml Jeff Butkus Rochester Hills, Ml Yvonne Butler Ann Arbor, Ml Kara Calhoun Springfield, IL Organizational Studies Business Computer Science Biopsychology Nursing Graduates 377 J M! II S: landing next ' to the Uni- versity ' s famous bell tower, Hill Audi- torium has become a familiar campus sight for many. Students often took a break here from their studies to watch concerts or other performances, p iofo by Susan Chalmers Graduates 379 Leslie Calhoun Plymouth, Ml English Business Administration Juan Calzonzi Chicago, IL Political Science Kelsey Cameron Saline, Ml Political Science Maisha Campbell Detroit, Ml English Marisa Campbell Lansing, Ml Psychology Jessica S. Cantor Parsippany, NJ Michael Caram Rochester Hills, Ml Yvonne Caravia Wesf Bloomfield, Ml Marc Carithers Farming ton Hills, Ml Laura A. L. Carpenter Lambertville, Ml Industrial 8 Operations Engineering Business Administration Economics Art Electrical Engineering Jennifer Carroll Livonia, Ml Jarvis Carter, Jr. Ann Arbor, Ml Kristin Casgrain Ypsilanti, Ml Langley Cass Pittsburgh, PA Rebecca Castillo Atlanta, GA Mary A. Cates Ann Arbor, Ml Brooke Causanschi Roslyn Heights, NY Colleen Cavanaugh Bloomfield Hills, Ml Jacob Chachkin Washington, DC Julie Champion Grosse Pointe, Ml Carrina Chan San Francisco, CA Kevin Chan Manhasset, NY Henry Chang Ann Arbor, Ml Andrea Chapa Rochester Hills, Ml James Chapman Plymouth, Ml Movement Science Biochemistry Engineering Psychology Economics General Studies Political Science Organizational Studies Economics Chemical Engineering Business Administration Political Science Economics Industrial Design Graphic Design Mechanical Engineering Computer Engineering Psychology David Charles St. Clair Shores, Ml Lauren J. Charme Cranford, NJ Cara L. Chase Chappaqua, NY English Creative Writing Josh Chatten-Brown Pacific Palisades, CA English Charles Chen Morton Grove, IL English Christina Chen Cerritos, CA Guan You Chen Ann Arbor, Ml Jennifer Chen Rochester Hills, Ml Oliver Chen Ann Arbor, Ml Roxanne Chen Pinebook, NJ Political Science Mechanical Engineering Chemical Engineering Accounting Economics Communications 380 Graduates Eric Cheng Ann Arbor, Ml Samuel Cheong Ann Arbor, Ml Heidi Chernay Ann Arbor, Ml Anne Cherniack Minnetonka, MN Salina Cheung Ann Arbor, Ml Business Aerospace Engineering Photography Economics Business Administration Organizational Studies Biopsychology Gina Chiasson Ann Arbor, Ml Carey Chicorel West Bloomfield, Ml Amy Chien San Dimas, CA Organizational Studies Jutirath Chirawatpongsa Ann Arbor, Ml Business Administration Bradley Chod Potomac, MD Business Gene Choi Ypsilanti, Ml In-Hwa Choi San Ramon, CA Ronald Choi West Bloomfield, Ml Sarah Chopp Southfield, Ml Eugene Chow Ann Arbor, Ml Economics English Sociology Architecture Economics Political Science Business Winnie Wai-Yi Chow Ann Arbor, Ml Business Alma Choy Ann Arbor, Ml Communications Economics Sandra Chee Choy Ann Arbor, Ml Architecture Cara Chrisman Midland, Ml Biology Maren Christiansen Eagan, MN Elementary Education Daniel Chrzczonowski Maple Heights, OH Christopher Chu Flushing, NY Woong-Min Chun Baltimore, MD Vito Ciaravino Harper Woods, Ml Cara C. Cimilluca Carleton, Ml Brandee Clark Detroit, Ml Natasha Clark Chicago, IL Tonya Clark Southfield, Ml Christine Cleasby Ann Arbor, Ml Emily Cloyd Troy, Ml Daniel Cohen Marietta, GA Jordan Cohen New York, NY Michael Cohen Cooper City, FL Robert P. Cohen Rockville Centre, NY Shari Cohen fast Bumswick, NJ Civil Engineering Economics Economics Aerospace Engineering Athletic Training General Studies Psychology Psychology Mechanical Engineering Plant Biology Business Communications Business Business Business Graduates 381 Lauren Cohn Chicago, IL Sports Mngt. Communications Kimberly Colello Armonk, NY Economics Anacelis Collazo Detroit Ml Psychology Jennifer Cookson Phoenix, AZ English Maggie Cooper Portage, Ml History English Aerospace Engineering Rachele Cooper Centreville, VA Ziva Cooper Potomac, MD Biopsychology Anthropology Heather Copeland Northbrook, IL Psychology Marisa Cortez Odessa, TX Political Science Ryan Coryell Clarkston, Ml Economics Christopher Cousino Wixom, Ml Amy Cova Howell, Ml Amy Coyle Roslyn Heights, NY Andrew Craig Grand Rapids, Ml Evan Cramer Ann Arbor, Ml Film Video Kinesiology Political Science Biology Psychology Brian Crawford Detroit, Ml Communications Jeffrey Crawford Frankfort, Ml Resource Ecology Management Kasey Crettol Wasco, CA Microbiology Tim Crickenberger Traverse City, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Jared Cromas Northville, Ml Mechanical Engineering Eric Cronin Davison, Ml Jeanette Cruz Sterling Heights, Ml Rebecca Csomos Ann Arbor, Ml Joshua Cullen Livonia, Ml Pete Cullen Munster, IN Erin Currier Oakland Township, Ml Michael Curtis Ann Arbor, Ml Shannon Dabao Southfield, Ml Kevin Dacy Burnsville, MN Sara Dalezman Natick, MA Computer Engineering Biology Biology Music Economics English Sociology General Studies Nursing Civil Engineering Psychology Architecture Organizational Studies Jonathan Dalin Bloomfield Hills, Ml Brendan Dancik Birmingham, Ml Curtis Davidson Canton, Ml Environmental Policy Behavior Allyson Davis Philadelphia, PA Political Science Aqua-Raven Davis Detroit, Ml Elementary Education f A i! O 382 Graduates Ryan Davis West Bloom field, Ml Trevor Davis Grand Rapids, Ml Eleanor De Leon Bloomfield Hills, Ml Antara Deb Frankfort, IL Brian Debosch Ann Arbor, Ml Biopsychology Natural Resources Business Sociology Cellular Molecular Biology Chemical Engineering Spanish Michelle De Buck Davison, Ml Melissa Deckers Madison Heights, Ml Timothy Denr Burr Ridge, IL Sports Mgt. Communications Matthew A. Dekovich Farmington Hills, Ml History Summer Rose Del Prete Willow Springs, IL American Culture Kirk DeLeeuw Kalamazoo, Ml Jody De Lind Mason, Ml Timothy Demske Troy, Ml Amy D. Denault Clewiston, FL Jason Denker Stamford, CT Natalie De Nooyer Midland, Ml Kate Denton 5aginaw,MI Ryan De Pietro Bloomfield Hills, Ml Sara De Plonty Sterling Heights, Ml Andrew Der Silver Spring, MD Biology Microbiology Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Economics Movement Science Business Business Psychology Finance Robert A. Derr Lititz, PA Kristina Derro Northville, Ml Reema Desai Ann Arbor, Ml Gregory Deutch Boca Raton, FL Michael Devlin Livonia, Ml Physical Education Health Psychology Economics Politcal Science Aerospace Engineering Rebecca E. Diener Grosse He, Ml Biology, Biopsychology Anthropology-Zoology Lynn Digirolamo Novi, Ml French, Francophone Literature Hispanic Studies Joseph Dimambro Troy, Ml Mechanical Engineering Amber Joy Dimkoff Fremont, Ml English Music Jay Dines Albuquerque, NM Political Science Daniel A. Dingerson Troy, Ml Gillian Dinstein Great Neck, NY Adam Docks West Bloomfield, Ml Monica Dorman Los Angeles, CA Scott Dorman Carmel, IN Business Psychology Political Science Economics Organizational Studies Graduates 383 Hovering over a coursepack, seniors Allison Salomon and Emily Drogt study together in the Business School. From their experi- ence, seniors advised younger students to find a balance between studying and having fun. photo by Naomi Trager LOOKING BACK ON THEIR YEARS AT THE UNIVERSITY, SENIORS GIVE UNDERCLASSMEN SOME , , ,WORDS OF WISDOM Graduation, it was the finale, the last act, the end of the road for the seniors ' college lives. They had reached the point where their college years were quickly becoming the recent past and their careers were becoming the impending future. Looking back at their time at the University, many seniors recalled things they wished they had done, and things they would suggest to new University students. " I wish I had decided what I wanted to do earlier in my academic career; that ' s why I ' m a general studies major, " LSA student Rene Torres said rue- fully. " I should have gotten more involved with student organizations, but I didn ' t think they were for me. " " I wish I would have taken advantage of more opportunities, " American culture senior Elissa Kneche confessed. " I should have studied abroad. ..I wish I would have. " Senior business school student Jordan Goodman echoed Kneche ' s and Torres ' sentiments. " I wish I would h ave gotten involved earlier, " he admitted. " I consider myself pretty involved right now, but as a freshman I didn ' t do much. I didn ' t participate in many activities. There are so many opportunities on campus; it ' s a great way to be a part of something and get your name out there. " As far as words of wisdom to younger students, the seniors ' answers were themed similarly. " Go to class! " Kneche emphasized, whileTorres suggested, " Work hard and never give up! " Goodman went into a bit more detail. " Michi- gan has so much to offer, " he said. " Get to know your professors, because they ' re incredibly knowledgeable on a wealth of subjects. By not taking advantage of that, you ' re really limiting yourself. " " And don ' t drink too much! " he laughed. " En- joy your time here, have fun, but don ' t waste it. College is supposed to be the best four years of your life. If you ' re studying 24 hours a day, seven days a week, you ' re going to miss it. But if you party all the time, you ' re wasting your college experience. Find the best balance for you in terms of academics and social life. " BY CORTNEY DlIEWEKE Playing with a cabinet of dress-up clothes, sophomore Sarah Schwartz helps out in the University Medical Center children ' s ward. Some seniors regretted not volunteering or joining student groups during their college years, photo by Abby Johnson 384 Regrets and Advice Graduates 385 Erica Dorsey West Bloomfield, Ml Civil Environmental Engineering Ian C. Douglass Southfield, Ml Communications Sociology David Dixon Detroit, Ml Finance Marketing Tracey Drayton Detroit, Ml Anthropology Amy Drell Chatswonh, CA Organizational Studies Deanna Drew Ortonville, Ml Jennifer Driskill Liberty, MO Emily Drogt Jackson, Ml Kathleen Droste Lansing, Ml Gaurav Dua Canton, Ml Kapil Dua Ann Arbor, Ml James Dudnick Linwood, NJ J. Christopher Duerr Rochester Hills, Ml Monique Dugars Santa Rosa, CA Chris Duprey Novi, Ml Organizational Studies Clarinet Business Classical Archaeology Economics Microbiology Business Economics Organizational Studies Business Lisa Ann Durham Canton, Ml Civil Environmental Engineering David Durra Glencoe, IL History Eric Dyer Ann Arbor, Ml Philosophy Laura Marie Dykes Detroit, Ml Chemical Engineering Miriam Dzandu Detroit, Ml General Studies Dana Dziekan Farmington Hills, Ml Stephanie Early Rochester, Ml Adam Eatroff Tampa, FL Karl Ecklund Sf. Johns, Ml Sara Lynn Eddy Sag in aw, Ml Sports Mgt. S Communications Psychology Biology Spanish Anthropology-Zoology Laura Edison Grand Rapids, Ml Jonathan Efron Highland Park, IL Benjamin R. Ehrhart Cedar Rapids, IA Daniel Eichinger Teaneck, NJ Nicholas Eidietis Niles, Ml Rachel Einsidler Roslyn Heights, NY Danielle Eisen Amherst, NY Lesley Eisenberg Highland Park, IL Farrah Renee Ellison Chicago, IL Nathan Drew Emerson Vulcan, Ml Natural Resources and Environment Physics Political Science Political Science Nuclear Engineering Graphic Design Business Anthropology Religion Psychology Philosophy 386 Graduates Brett Endelman Bloomfield Hills, Ml Communications Kristofer Enlow Jackson, Ml Civil Engineering Carl Enroth West Windsor, NJ Business Adam Epstein Los Angeles, CA Economics Amir Erez Boulder, CO Industrial Operations Engineering Teresa Erickson Clinton Township, Ml Ryan Ermanni Grosse Pointe Farms, Ml Mariel Estigarrisia Northville, Ml Devon Etue Farmington Hills, Ml Jose Evangelists Bloomfield Hills, Ml Mechanical Engineering Economics Business Psychology Biology Sociology Gabe Fajuri Bloomfield Hills, Ml English Ann Marie Falk Northbrook, IL Biology Anthropology-Zoology Chin Wei Fan Ann Arbor, Ml Computer Science Ari Faneuil Weed am, MA Communications Daniella Farber Armonk, NY Communications Rumana Farzana Ann Arbor, Ml Monica Fedrigo Livonia, Ml Jon Feigenbaum Stratham, NH Alan Feinberg Boca Raton, FL Kendra Fejedelem Davison, Ml Jonathan Feldman White Plains, NY Nicole Feldpausch Pewamo, Ml Cara Fenner Poughkeepsie, NY David Fenton Houston, TX Tara Ferguson Southgate, Ml Elizabeth Fernandez Bloomfield Hills, M Derek R. Fielding Holland, Ml Adam Fienman Moorestown, NJ Jay Figurski Grosse Pointe Woods, Ml Taryn Filiberto Randolph, NJ Elizabeth Findley Jackson, Ml Alison Fisher Glencoe, IL Sarah K. Fisher Lasalle, Ml Jared Fishman Suffern, NY Mariela C. Flambury New York, NY Computer Engineering Business Economics Gen eral Studies Economics Sociology Civil Engineering History Spanish Microbiology Psychology Chemical Engineering Organizational Studies Anth ropology-Zoology History Political Science Nursing Economics Business Business English Graduates 387 Marissa Fleishman Smyrna, MA Angela R. Fletcher Lathrup Village, Ml Susie Flink Ann Arbor, Ml Mallory S.E. Floyd Philadelphia, PA Jeremy Fogel West Bloom field, Ml Communications Chemical Engineering Biology Aerospace Engineering Economics Chris Foley West Bloomfield, Ml Economics Kathryn Foley Rochester, Ml Sociology Michelle Folk Ann Arbor, Ml English Siew Shyan Foo Ann Arbor, Ml Communications Economics Patrick Foran Lansing, Ml English Gisele Ford Northville, Ml Elizabeth Foster GrosseJIe, Ml Jennifer Foust Plymouth, Ml Simone Frame Charleston, IL Mark A. Francescutti Oakland, Ml Jason Frank Dexter, Ml Peter Frankfort Hudsonville, Ml David Frantom Saline, Ml Robert Fraumann Deerfield, IL Erica Freeman Farmington Hills, Ml Amy Freidman Bethesda, MD Ryan French Clio, Ml Brooke Friedman Orange Village, OH Deborah Friedman Longwood, FL Taryn Friedman Merrick, NY Architecture Nursing Movement Science Linguistics French Marketing Economics Business Administration Education Microbiology English Sociology Computer Science Barrie Friend Glencoe, IL Michael Frishman Roslyn Heights, NY Amy Fritsch Grand Rapids, Ml Lea Frost Sterling Heights, Ml Beth Frumin Dothan, AL English Political Science English Sociology Psychology Organizational Studies Psychology Education English General Studies Masaya Fujita Ann Arbor, Ml Economics Math Julie Funke Troy, Ml Economics Kimberly Gaffey Framingham, MA Industrial Operations Engineering Megan Gagnon Canton, Ml Political Science Sarah Gahm Gaylord, Ml Communications 388 Graduates H Lindsey Gambill Dearborn, Ml Olivia K. Gandara Huntsville, AL Samantha Ganey Lagrange, IL Laura Garchow Wixom, Ml Alex Garcia Ypsilanti, Ml English Aerospace Engineering English Anthropology-Zoology Spanish Daniela Garcia Holland, Ml Political Science Amanda Gardner Beverly Hills, CA Sociology Tracy Gardner Pleasant Ridge_ Ml English Barry Garfinkle Hartsdale, NY History Gregory Garza Dearborn, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Lindsy Gasparovich Detroit, Ml Michael Gates Parsippany, NJ Schimica J. Gauldin Lansing, Ml John Gaviglio Highland, Ml Daria Gawronska Berkley, Ml Nursing Political Science English Economics German Chemical Engineering Brent Geers Grand Rapids, Ml American Culture Rachel Gehrls Detroit, Ml Business Rebekah Enos Geiger fast Lansing, Ml Sociology Women ' s Studies Christopher Gerben Riverview, Ml English Matt Gerbers Ludington, Ml Economics Psychology Ron A. Gershoni Cresskill, NJ Allison Getz Grosse Pointe, Ml Meghan Gian Northville, Ml Lauren Gibbs Bloom field Hills, Ml Mary Gibson Ann Arbor, Ml Business Film Video Economics Political Science Political Science English English Mechanical Engineering Robert S. Gifford Niles, Ml Sarah Giza Dearborn, Ml Social Science, Creative Writing Literature Amber Gladney Lansing, Ml Political Science Abigail Glass Beachwood, OH Psychology Katrina Glenn Detroit, Ml Psychology Justin Goble Troy, Ml Sara Goich Clinton Township, Ml Bonnie Gold Muskegon, Ml Dana M. Goldberg South Bend, IN Jaime Goldberg Malverne, NY Organizational Studies Psychology History Hebrew Mathematics Sociology Graduates 389 A nurse prepares the tube in a student ' s arm before drawing blood. A large number of students turned out to donate in the annual Blood Battle with Ohio State. The University came in second, donating one pint less than OSU. photo by Abby Johnson Running onto the football field. University cheerleaders lead the football players into the stadium before the MSU game. The cheerleaders led the crowd in support of the team with a variety of cheers, photo by Mike Cutri 390 Graduates Jeff Goldberg Rockville, MD Psychology Sarah Goldfein Southfield, Ml Philosophy Judaic Studies Bari Lisa Goldman West Bloom field, Ml Psychology Brian Goldstein Grosse Pointe Park, Ml Aerospace Engineering liana Gonik Southfield, Ml Jordan Goodman Northbrook, IL Sarah Goodsell Vicksburg, Ml Marcia Gordon Bloom field Hills, Ml Richard Gordon Buffalo Grove, IL Andrea Gorkin fasf Meadow, NY Anuja Gossain Ann Arbor, Ml Michael Gotfredson Grosse Pointe, Ml Harper Gould Alpharetta, GA Ari Gourvitz Livingston, NJ Kush Goyal Pepper Pike, OH Michael Grabinski West Bloomfield, Ml James Gramenos Grosse Point Park, Ml Adam Gramling Adrian, Ml David Grandinett Livonia, Ml Peter Grandon Bloomfield Hills, Ml Psychology Business Mechanical Engineering Psychology Psychology Communications Business Administration Marketing Communications Political Science Biopsychology Bioanthropology Electrical Engineering Anthropology Mechanical Engineering Biology Alan Grant Sterling Heights, Ml Mathematics Economics Alyssa Grauman Rockville, MD Biology Marie Graveel Scoffs, Ml Education Nicholas Greashaber Ann Arbor, Ml Biology Jennefer Green Jackson, Ml Sports Mngt. Communications Jessica Green Seattle, WA Civil Engineering Julia Beth Greenbaum Bloomfield Hills, Ml Graphic Design Marcy E. Greenberger Orange, OH Organizational Studies Mindy Greenblatt Toledo, OH Biology Voice Performance Lauren Greenlee Schwenksville, PA Chemical Engineering Stacey Greenspan Dresher, PA Psychology Caroline Gregory Farmington Hills, Ml Organizational Studies Jonathan Grice Wesf Point, NY Industrial Operations Engineering Kyndra R. Griffin Southfield, Ml Sociology Laura Griffin Shelbyville, Ml Biopsychology 392 Graduates Shannon Griffin Gahanna, OH Michael Grimes Owosso, Ml Laura Gronseth Okemos, Ml Adam Gross Manhasset, NY Jillian L. Gross Canton, Ml Psychology Business Business Psychology History Religion Doug Grossfeld Rockville Centre, NY Organizational Studies Lindsey Hale Gruber Ann Arbor, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Jennifer Gruits Rochester Hills, Ml Engineering Timothy Grygotis Ann Arbor, Ml Economics Rebecca Grysiewicz Grand Blanc, Ml Psychology Stephen Grzechowiak Dearborn, Ml Material Science Engineering David Guipe Niles, Ml Political Science English Sherry Guirguis Troy, Ml Psychology Organizational Studies Alexandra S. Guntner Bloomfield Hills, Ml English Vicki Ha Potomac, MD Computers Joseph Habbouche Temperance, Ml Vanja Habekovic Northville, Ml Lior Haddad Great Neck, NY Richard Haffner Ypsilanti, Ml Jared Halajian Bloomfield Hills, Ml Political Science Economics Economics Psychology Aerospace Engineering Organizational Studies Lisa Halfen Syosset, NY Carol Halifax Minden City, Ml Scott R. Hall Plymouth, Ml Stacey Hall Holjand, Ml Michael Halper Livingston, NJ David Halpern Middletown, NY Marie Halpin Grosse Points Farms, Ml Gina Hamadey Redondo Beach, CA Dominic Hamdem Adrian, Ml Katherine Hamilton Dayton, OH Athletic Training Architecture Economics Psychology Finance Aerospace Engineering Org. Studies Spanish English Political Science International Relations Philip Hamilton Clinton Township, Ml Sociology Beth Handley Northville, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Elizabeth Handzlik Westland, Ml Nursing Ryan Hanold Portage, Ml Chemical Engineering Julie Harbay Grosse lie, Ml History Political Science Graduates 393 Tiffany Harden Detroit Ml Niya Hardin Detroit, Ml Shawn Hardy Lima, OH Courtney Hari Marcellus, Ml Melanie Harmatz Oyster Bay, NY Alicia Harris Pontiac, Ml Sally Harrison Stuart, FL Erinn Hartman Irvine, CA Joshua Hartman Ann Arbor, Ml Anne Hartmann Milan, Ml English English Business Organizational Studies Psychology Japanese Economics Business English Sociology Biopsychology Psychology Sports Management Stephanie Hartshorn Peoria, IL Tyronda S. Haslip Detroit, Ml Brianne Haven Ann Arbor, Ml Resource Ecology Management Catherine Haynes Ann Arbor, Ml Business Danielle Head Detroit, Ml Physical Education Athletic Training Jason Heath Birmingham, Ml Tracy Heck Dearborn, Ml Thomas Heffernan West Hurley, NY Nathaniel Heinrichs Bloom field, Ml Nathaniel Heisler Los Angeles, CA Economics Communications S English Economics Japanese Organizational Studies Deborah Helfman Metuchen, NJ Economics Risa B. Heller West Bloomf eld, Ml Psychology, Hebrew S Jewish Cultural Studies Samantha Heller Agoura Hills, CA English Spanish Sarah N. Hendershot Ann Arbor, Ml Biology Jason Henderson Philadelphia, PA Psychology Kimberly Henlotter Marblehead, MA Jacob Hensel Owosso, Ml Julie Hermann Fort Myers, FL Robert Herrera Battle Creek, Ml Roselle Herrera Troy, Ml Halie Herrick Syosset, NY Andrea Herzog Troy, Ml David Hesford Detroit, Ml Jennifer Hickey Grand Rapids, Ml Ryan Hicks Grosse Pointe Woods, Ml Physics Psychology Engineering Political Science American Culture Communications Film Video Political Science English Spanish Business 394 Graduates David Hiett Orlando, FL Aerospace Engineering Tiffany Hillen Trenton, Ml Psychology Women ' s Studies Matthew Hirons Melvin, Ml Computer Engineering Andrew Hitchcock Chagrin Falls, OH Sports Mgt. Communications Danielle Hitchin Del Mar, CA Aerospace Engineering Cellular Molecular Biology Education Amanda Hobson Belleville, Ml Kristy Hobson Detroit, Ml_ Benjamin Jay Hockenberg Des Moines, IA Janet Hodges Kalamazoo, Ml German Economics Mark Hoffman Lexington, KY English Finance Karen Hofmeister Auburn Hills, Ml Laura Holladay Monroe, Ml Carolyn Holland Atlanta, GA Zoe Hollenbeck Fort Wayne, IN Andrew Holmes Grosse lie, Ml Nursing Geology History of Art Women ' s Health History Quentin Holmes Colleyville, TX Gregory Holt Ada, Ml Molly Honer Bloom field Hills, Ml Andrew C. Hooper Jackson, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Erin Leigh Hopker Castle Rock, CO Elementary Education Communications Music Education Organizational Studies Jessica Hoppe Alpena, Ml Nicole Hopper Saline, Mi Nicholas H. Hopwood Has eft, Ml Ellen Horlick Boca Raton, FL Joshua Horvitz Huntingdon Valley, PA German General Studies Economics Education Organizational Studies Jonathan Houtzer Ann Arbor, Ml Sports Mgt. Communications Carrie Lynn Howell Shelby Township, Ml Monica Howie River Forest, IL Shirley Hsieh Troy, Ml Pin-Chen Huang Bangkok, Thailand Psychology Graphic Design Economics Chinese Business Economics Psychology Victoria Huang Beverly Hills, Ml Steven Huggett Glendora, GA Communications Political Science Shelly Hundiwal West Bloomfield, Ml Sociology Economics Kim Hung Waha ID Adrienne Hunter Ann Arbor, Ml Astrophysics General Studies Graduates 395 Chatting at a bar, senior Gina Chiasson and graduate student Stan Cavin relax after a week of classes. Seniors spent less time doing classwork and more time having fun in an effort to make the most of their year. photo by Ari Melber MANY SENIORS CATCH SENIORITIS AT THE ON- SETOFTHEIR LAST YEAR AND PROCRASTINATE UNTIL , , THE LAST MINUTE It was what all of the underclassmen pon- dered in their years spent at the University: what does it feel like to be a senior? What does it feel like to know that in just a few more months, there would be no limits to what could be conquered out in the r eal world? It was time to test the knowledge and skills learned in years leading up to the long awaited event of college graduation. As senior Miriam Imperial, pre-dental major, said, " It ' s scary to think that I ' m actually going to have to pay for bills, food and other things. I ' m going to actually have to work for money, not just ' play ' money. " At the same time, most seniors agreed that they were getting the most they could out of the tail end of what many considered the best years of their lives. Skipping classes became regular habit and sleep- ing late was nothing but the ordinary. " You go to class as much as you can get yourself to go and you do what you have to do to get by and pass with a decent grade, but you don ' t stress about it because the grades don ' t matter enough to worry about them. Then, you go out to the bar on random Tuesdays sometimes and always try to rally for Thursday nights, " claimed senior Teresa Bess, orga- nizational studies major. Senior Latino studies major CristinaMcCullough agreed with the limited amount of studying and schoolwork done by seniors. " I ' ve already tried to return five or six of my books because I just didn ' t feel like reading them and figured it would be one less thing to pay on my credit card. " Overall, the popularity of partying, sleeping late, skipping classes, writing papers at the last minute and worrying about the future could be summed up in one word: senioritis. Although as each senior left the University on graduation day on a path leading in a different direction, all had one thing in com- mon. Their years spent at the University would be remembered for a lifetime and all had at least been in some way affected by the ever-popular disease, senioritis. BY BROOKE NOWAKOWSKI I Lying on the grass around the Diag, a student falls asleep while reading. Students, often deprived of precious sleep, dozed off in the middle of their studies, photo by Audra Rowley ,1 IT, cfli 396 Senioritis Graduates 397 Jennifer Hurrle Minneapolis, MN Marc S. R. Hustvedt Concord, MA Eric Hyun Humble, TX Andrew Ickes Fort Collins, CO Marquina M. Kiev Ann Arbor, Ml English Computer Science Biochemistry Mechanical Engineering Organizational Studies Michelle Imbault Foxboro, MA Jessica Imbordino Paw Paw, Ml Raymond Ip San Francisco, CA Anthony Irawan Ann Arbor, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Kenneth W. Irelan Attica, Ml Architecture Mechanical Engineering Movement Science Business Administration Vincent Irizarry New York, NY Paul Isaac Ann Arbor, Ml Heidi Isaacs Paradise Valley, AZ Elizabeth Jablonski Big Rapids, Ml Courtney H. Jackman Buffalo, NY Psychology Women ' s Studies Aerospace Engineering Sports Mgt. Communications English English Kelly Jackson West Bloom field, Ml Emily Jacobson Brighton, Ml Danielle Jacques Farmington Hills, Ml Joseph Jagenow Livonia, Ml Ashoo Jain Edison, NJ Jean Marie Jansen Windfield, IL Reena Jashnani Columbia, MO Heath Jason Birmingham, Ml Sara Jelsma Grandville, Ml Paul Jenkins Coral Springs ,FL English Philosophy Nursing English Mechanical Engineering Engineering Physics Informational Studies Psychology Economics Communications Biology Laura Jensen North Oaks, MN Jungmin Jeon Avenel, NJ Keith Jeter Detroit, Ml Alexander Johnson Ann Arbor, Ml Crystal McKelvey Johnson Lansing, Ml Organizational Studies Economics Fine Arts Engineering General Studies Dana Johnson Detroit, Ml Jamie Johnson Free and, Ml Nykel Johnson Harper Woods, Ml Carolyn Jones Livonia, Ml Desiree Jones Southfield, Ml Engineering Chemical Engeering Psychology Org. Studies Education Psychology 398 Graduates Jeffrey Jones Shelby Township, Ml Michael Jones Grand Rapids, Ml Richard Jones Marlboro, MD Steven Jones Carlisle, MA Veronica Jordan Ann Arbor, Ml Darrell Joyce Southfield, Ml Rebecca Jurva Royal Oak, Ml Bryan D. Kabot Traverse City, Ml Laura Kaell Setauket, NY Alexis Kahan Rockville Centre, NY Chemical Engineering Economics History Political Science Organizational Studies Business Biochemistry Organizational Studies Sociology Organizational Studies Psychology Julie Kahn Livingston, NJ Graphic Design Susan Kais Grand Rapids, Ml Biology Christina Kakuk Fairfield, NJ Accounting Deepa Kamath Bloomfield Hills, Ml Biopsychology Laura Elizabeth Kaminski Sylvania, OH Geology Theatre Economics Statistics Marc Kamler Montville, NJ Joel Kan Ann Arbor, Ml Lindsey Kanarowski Lambertville, Ml Kelly Kandt Farmington Hills, Ml Nihar V. Kanodia Rochester Hills, Ml Mechanical Biomedical Engineering English Nursing Daniel Kantor Bel more, NY Psychology David Kaplan East Amherst, NY Biopsychology Joshua Stuart Kaplan Waccabuc, NY Political Science Rachael Kaplan Newton, MA English Alison J. Kaplow Rye Brook, NY Psychology Organizational Studies Christina Karas Rochester, Ml Paul Kardosh Monmouth Jet, NJ David W. Karle Grand Rapids, Ml Barri Kass Livingston, NJ Jeffrey Katersky Thousand Oaks, CA Political Science Actuarial Science Architecture Anthropology History Political Science Naveen Kathuria West Bloomfield, Ml Business Administration Christine Kattola Burton, Ml Political Science Thomas Kay Pa os Park, IL Environmental Policy Behavior Jane Keary Midland, Ml Biology Gayla Keenan Wilmette, IL Economics Graduates 399 Political Science Psychology Russian Flute Performance Michael Kellermann Ann Arbor, Ml Robyn Kemper Canton, Ml Erin Kendall Farminqton Hills, Ml Matthew Kendelski Randolph, NJ Industrial Operations Engineering Srivitta Kengskool Miami, FL Economics Caroline Kenna Royal Oak, Ml Psychology Communications Katherine Kennedy Naperville, IL Laura Kennedy Parlin, NJ Scott Kennedy Williamston, Ml Matthew Kenny Carlsbad, CA Erica Kepniss Short Hills, NJ Jodi Kerman Clarkston, Ml Francis Kern Clarkston, Ml Amy Kerr Livonia, Ml Brooke Kessler Evanston, IL Business Business Mechanical Engineering Computer Engineering Organizational Studies Graphic Design Mechanical Engineering Biopsychology Economics Kathryn Ketner Bloomfield Hills, Ml Psychology Nita Khanna Franklin, Ml Economics Sanjay Khetan Martinsville, NJ Industrial Operations Engineering Joseph Khoury Cass City, Ml Finance Kinshasa Kilgore Detroit, Ml Anthropology Alex Kim Ypsilanti, Ml Jennifer Kim El Paso, TX Lesley Kim Kalamazoo, Ml Leah Kimmerly Northport, Ml Chinese Language Literature Robert M. Kinast Canton, OH Religion Biopsychology Spanish Linguistics American Culture David King Valencia, PA Kiarra King Oak Park, IL Melissa Kinney Armada, Ml Ross Kirschner Boynton Beach, FL Kevin D. Kisiel Albuquerque, NM Michael Kivowitz Plainview, NY Gillian Knoll North Miami Beach, FL Rachel Knopf fast Rockaway, NY Stacie Koby Fort Lee, NJ Annie Koh Naperville, IL Political Science Athletic Training English Political Science Psychology History English Nutrition English Biology 400 Graduates Psychology English Linguistics Genevieve Kolasa Northville, Ml Angela Komsic Shelby Township, Ml Diana Kong Flushing, NY Emily Konzen Mattawan, Ml Jennifer Koponen-Hsu Waldwick, NJ Industrial Operations Engineering Business English Amanda Koroly Riverview, Ml Biology Sarah Korth Portage, Ml Psychology Adam Kotok Wiljiamsville, NY Business Michael Kotsis Clinton Township, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Diana Kozloff Huntington Woods, Ml Education Kristi Kozubal Bay City, Ml Architecture Kylene Krause East Jordan, Ml Psychology Jon Kreidler Arden Hills, MN Economics Deborah Krisbergh Rydal, PA Economics Organizational Studies Jaclyn Krischer Atlanta, GA Communications Sandhya Krishnan Bloomfield Hills, Ml Psychology Women ' s Studies Kari Kristan Agoura Hills, CA Economics American Culture Matthew Krupa Petoskey, Ml Political Science Chinese Jessica Kruszka Manistee, Ml Psychology Voice Performance Suki Kuang Brooklyn, NY Business Paige Kuebler Fenton, MO Psychology Andrew Kulpa Troy, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Aaron Kurjan Farmington Hills, Ml Mechanical Engineering Lisa Kuzma Commerce, Ml Nursing Karen Kwapis Sterling Heights, Ml Nursing Emilia Gail Kwiatkowski Gmsse Points Woods, Ml Microbiology Jae-Goon Kwon Ann Arbor, Ml Computer Enginineering Kelly A. Labash Grosse Pointe Woods, Ml Graphic Design Kera Lagios Wilton, CT Art History Sam F. Lahidji Ann Arbor, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Barbara Lambert Clinton Township, Ml Yi Ting Lan Whitestone, NY Marlanna Landeros Detroit, Ml Christina M. Laning Grand Haven, Ml Graham Lanz Shaker Heights, OH Business Business Sociology Psychology Political Science Graduates 401 402 Graduates " I feel nostalgic because I ' ve had really good times here. I ' ve made so many friends and I got to see the football team win the National Championship in ' 97. " -Sara Sweat History , ; ' " Enjoying the warm autumn weather, a student looks through a book under a tree outside the Chemistry building. The area around the Diag provided many places to relax or to get some homework done, photo by Michelle Sohn Hidden behind a grove of trees and ivy vines, the Law Library looms over peaceful Law Quad. Because of its quiet atmo- sphere, many students fre- quented the Law Library for studying, photo by Naomi Trager Graduates 403 Fu Keung Lau Ann Arbor, Ml Maryjo Lau Ann Arbor, Ml Anna Lauri Fountain, Ml Matthew Leber Sand Lake. Ml Randy Lederman Closter, NJ Jason Ledy Pataskala, OH Anna Lee Bloomfield Hills, Ml Austin J. Lee Sierra Madre, CA Brian Lee Southfield, Ml Chung-Huang Lee Ann Arbor, Ml Business Administration Accounting Architecture Psychology Finance Civil Engineering Communications Spanish Economics Graphic Design Industrial Design Dorothy J. Lee Bloomfield Hills, Ml Hui Ling Lee Ann Arbor, Ml Ja Yeon Lee Ann Arbor, Ml Jeffrey Lee Dearborn, Ml Sang Lee Farmington Hills, Ml Sora Lee Silver Spring, MD Young Lee Troy, Ml Daniel Lehv White Plains, NY Deborah Leib West Bloomfield, Ml Eric Leigh Clarkston, Ml Deanna Lekas Bloomfield Hills, Ml Julie Lepsetz Southfield, Ml Adam Lerner Northbrook, IL Helena Leung Seattle, WA Kyle Leung Livingston, NJ Business Environmental Policy Cellular Molecular Biology Computer Science Art Graphic Design Computer Science Communication Studies Kinesiology Mechanical Engineering Enviro. Science Sociology English Organizational Studies Economics Business Phoebe Yuen Man Leung Markham, Ontario Political Science Wing-Yee Leung Ann Arbor, Ml Psychology Adam Levin Northbrook, IL Amelia Levin Highland Park, IL Joshua Levin Hammond, IN Economics English Psychology Business Noah Levin Livingston, NJ Environmental Policy Behavior Michael Levine Los Angeles, CA Japanese Political Science Veronica Levy Detroit, Ml Economics Bakara Lewis Shaker Heights, OH Athletics S Physical Education Romi Lewis Sewickley, PA Communications 404 Graduates t Jocelyn Lewiskin Great Neck, NY Psychology American Culture Kenny Li Bayside, NY Industrial Operations Engineering Emily Lieberman Orange Village, OH Business Parsla Liepa Ann Arbor, Ml Mechanical Engineering Leona Light Saginaw, Ml General Studies Christina Lilley Saline, Ml Christopher Lim Grosse Points, Ml Jane Lim Ann Arbor, Ml Sowon Lim Ann Arbor, Ml Sandy Lin Yi-Chao Ann Arbor, Ml Organizational Studies Computer Engineering Finance Accounting B opsychology Industrial Design Kathleen Lindsay Cheboygan, Ml Twinkle Ling Ann Arbor, Ml Kristin Linscott Anthropology Business Ada, Ml Elena Lipson Bethesda, MD Stacy Lipson South field. Ml Political Science Political Science Organizational Studies Daniel Theodore Lis, Jr. Farmington Hills, Ml Nicole Lissauer Biology Psychology Plainview, NY Amy Liu Ann Arbor, Ml Heather Liu Political Science Business Willowbrook, IL Michael Long South Lyon, Ml Computer Science General Biology Thomas Longo, Jr. Saginaw, Ml Jason Lopresti San Diego, CA Jamie Loundy University Park, FL Alison Loviska Saline, Ml Jameson Lowden Grosse Pointe Park, Ml Business Administration Psychology Biopsychology English Communications Business Administration Graphic Design Aerospace Engineering Glenn Lubin Matawan, NJ Marni Luciani Springfield, NJ Kathryn Luckenbill Lancaster, PA Joanelle Lugo Kalamazoo, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Erin Lumpkins Grand Rapids, Ml Athletic Training Physical Education Danielle Lund Leorninster, MA Economics Organizational Studies Keith Lupiloff Ann Arbor, Ml Business Administration Justin L. Lurie Niskayuna, NY Organizational Studies Elizabeth Luzadre Grosse Point, Ml English Corinna Lynn Belleville, Ml Psychology Graduates 405 Melissa Lynn West Bloomfield, Ml Jay Lytle Grosse Point Park, Ml Hedy W. Ma Staten Island, NY Eric Mackaluso Augusta, Ml Elizabeth Madden New Haven, CT Psychology Mechanical Engineering Economics Psychology Org. Studies Elizabeth Maddock Wayne, PA Lora Maier Milford, Ml Ryan Majkrzak Oxbow, ND Simeon Maleh Mil burn, NJ Rebecca Mall Tiburon, CA Geology Psychology Engineering Mechanical Engineering Architecture Psychology LeeAnn Mallorie Sharon, PA Psychology Kelly Maltese Canton, Ml Psychology Daniel Mancuso Davison, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Lev Mandel Berkeley, CA Sociology Gerald Mangona Detroit, Ml Organizational Studies Computer Engineering History Andrew Marble Milford, Ml Christopher Marco Commerce Township, Ml Paul Marinec Plymouth Meeting, PA Biopsychology Cognitive Science Robin Marion Farmington Hills, Ml History Political Science Jillian Markowitz Pepper Pike, OH Psychology Melissa M. Marsack Harrison Township, Ml Vince Marsico Livonia, Ml Alina Martell fasf Lansing, Ml Joseph Izaak Marwil Lexington, KY Stephanie J. Masta Wayne, Ml Business History Polit ical Science Psychology Political Science Emily Mathews Portland, Ml Lindsay Matola Shelby Township, Ml Zachary Mattey Katonah, NY Timothy Maun Grosse Pointe, Ml Christopher May Portage, Ml English Women ' s Studies Chemical Engineering Economics Computer Science Julie Mayfield Phoenix, AZ Jonathan Mazer Owings Mills, MD Kyle Mazurek Nunica, Ml Aldon Matthew Mazzoni Architecture Computer Science Business Political Science Brockway, PA Nkechi Mbanu Gary, IN Piano Performance Economics 406 Graduates Lisa McAnuff Ann Arbor, Ml Business Timothy McAvoy Nonhbrook, IL Industrial Operations Engineering Michael McBride Northville, Ml Business Koren McCaffrey Modesto, CA Mark McCasey Grand Rapids, Ml Cristina McCullough Battle Creek, Ml Melissa McDonald Canton, Ml Elizabeth McKeague East Lansing, Ml Patrick McNeal Northville, Ml Flute Performance Computer Engineering Latino Studies Organizational Studies Economics Christopher McWatters Ann Arbor, Ml Computer Engineering Nursing Kiersten Meacham Pittsburgh, PA Biology Michele Means Southfield, Ml Psychology Org. Studies Richard Medaugh Battle Creek, Ml History Marissa Megge Bloomfield Hills, M Psychology Samantha Meinke Eaton Rapids, Ml English W. Jacarl Melton Houghton, Ml Political Science Lauren Merrill Syossef, NY Graphic Design Sean Merrill Dewitt, Ml Environmental Policy Behavior Missale Mesfin Portage, Ml Biology Corey Metz Cresskill, NJ Economics Elizabeth Meyer Jenison, Ml Brian J. Mickey Barrington, IL Mark Mikhael Nonhbrook, IL Aaron Miller Overland Park, KS Angela Miller Ann Arbor, Ml Psychology Business Administration Biology Organizational Studies Organizational Studies Movement Science Carolyn Miller Huntsvil e, AL James Miller Grand Rapids, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Jeffrey C. Miller Sturgis, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Katherine Miller Bloomfield Hills, Ml Business Kenneth Miller Perrysburg, OH Organizational Studies Michael Miller Ada, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Ryan B. Miller Pittsburgh, PA Samuel Miller Lakeport, Ml Tiffany Miller Saline, Ml Daniel Millman PaltoAlto, CA Political Science Film Video Computer Engineering Mechanical Engineering Graduates 407 fe r C j . A t . A mm ?- - ..- c reating an aura of peace- fulness, the first snowfall of the year covers the entire ca mpus. A minor deterrent to attending classes, the snow nevertheless enticed students to leave their houses and dorms to have snowball fights and go sledding, photo by Susan Chalmers Graduates 409 Nadia Mishal Bloomfield Hills, Ml Palencia Mobley Detroit Ml Lauren Moche Searingtown, NY Anita Mohan Saginaw, Ml Megha Mohey Grosse lie. Ml Philosophy Chemical Engineering English Biopsychology Psychology Jeremy Molenda Monroe, Ml Brian Monteith Livonia, Ml Monica L Montemayor Okemos, Ml Austin A. Moore Saratoga, GA Electrical Engineering Elisa Moore Ypsi anti, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Film Video, Psychology Computer Science Microbiology Tamara Morgan Bloomfield, Ml Elizabeth Morrison Rochester Hills, Ml Amy Morrow Ann Arbor, Ml Mandisa Moseley I Vest Bloomfield, Ml Jamie Moskowitz Springfield, NJ Electrical Engineering Business Natural Resources Economics Business Administration Jill Moskowitz Miami, FL Psychology Jeremy S. Motz White Lake, Ml Philosophy Psychology Kristen Lane Mouchet Livonia, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Erick Moy Sterling Hts, Ml Material Sciences Engineering Joseph Mrnka Ravenna, Ml Chemical Engineering Melissa Mueller Lansing, IL Biopsychology Cognitive Science Thomas J. Mulholland Free and, Ml Business Emily Mulla Potomac, MD Nursing Gerhard S. Mundinger Madison, MS Biology, Environmental Policy Behavior Andrea Murad Highland, Ml Psychology Brandy Murphy Troy, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Meredith Naidorf Stamford, CT Dawn Nazarian Stamford, CT Ryan Neal Waterford, Ml Carolyn A. Nelson Brighton, Ml Psychology French Psychology Mechanical Engineering History History Economics Psychology Candice Ney Freehold, NJ David Ng Ann Arbor, Ml Iris Ng Ann Arbor, Ml Elizabeth Nichols Ann Arbor, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Daniel Nieman Encino, CA Graphic Design Photography Business 410 Graduates Jamie Nimphie Dimondale, Ml Jamie Nissenbaum Haverford, PA Jonathan Noble Bethesda, MD Elizabeth Noonan Naperville, IL Brian Norris Detroit, Ml Michael Novick Laure[ Hollow, NY Jessica Nowicki Clare, Ml Janette Nunn Novi, Ml Rebecca Nuzzo South Lyon, Ml Jonathan Nyquist Bloomfield Hills, Ml Movement Science Spanish Organizational Studies English English Political Science Business Chemical Engineering Biology Organizational Studies Katherine O ' Brien Ann Arbor, Ml Environmental Policy Behavior Dara O ' Byrne Grosse Pointe Park, Ml Environmental Policy Behavior Lia O ' Connor Bloomfield Hills, Ml Organizational Studies Kathleen O ' Farrell Saginaw, Ml Sociology Women ' s Studies Bryan O ' Rear Farmington Hills, Ml Business Elizabeth Oatley Plymouth, Ml Uchenna Obianwu Grosse Pointe Park, Ml Stacy C. Obiuku Detroit, Ml Malgorzata Ochocinska Ann Arbor, Ml Honors Biology Piano Performance Kwame Ofori Toledo, OH Mechanical Engineering Engineering Biology Biochemistry Engineering Chris Oh Ann Arbor, Ml Sung-Hwan Oh Ypsilanti.MI Materials Science Engineering Jeffrey Olinsky Morris Plains, NJ Psychology Jeffrey Olsen Ionia, Ml Civil Environmental Engineering Nicole Olympia North Potomac, MD Economics Economics Statistics Catherine Ong Ann Arbor, Ml Sze Hwei Ong Ann Arbor, Ml Electrical Engineering Economics Frank Orlando Sf. Clair Shores, Ml Psychology Erica Osborn Norton Shores, Ml English Jason Osborne Livonia, Ml Engineering Economics Spanish Julie Osborne Coloma, Ml Kimberly Ostrowski Riverview, Ml Biopsycho ogy Cognitive Science Suzanne Oudsema Kalamazoo, Ml Business Administration Lisa C. Ovellet Sudbury, Ontario Education Larkin Owens Norway, Ml Environmental Policy Behavior Graduates 411 Allessia Owens Detroit, Ml Psychology Bryan Jon Pack Kingsley, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Krishnan Padmanabhan Hamilton Square, NJ Electrical Engineering Vincent Paglio More and Hills, OH Economics Joanna Paine Albuquerque, NM Anthropology Steven Pakenas Sterling Heights, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Jill Palais Springfield, NJ Psychology Amit Pandya Lancaster, OH Biopsychology Religion Mark Papazian East Lansing, Ml Civil Engineering Evan Papp Aurora, IL Philosophy Political Science Vibhav Parikh Ann Arbor, Ml Business Uyoung Park Ypsilvanti, Ml Economics Communications James Parkinson Traverse City, Ml Biology Francesco Partipilo Lakeport, Ml History Stephen Paruszkiewicz Sterling Heights, Ml Psychology Communications Tricia Pasaoa Woodhaven, Ml Nursing Parit Patel Chesterfield, Ml Biology Sara Patrick Davison, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Darrell Patterson Ann Arbor, Ml Electrical Engineering Jason Pau Trenton, Ml Psychology Business Psychology Philosophy Elly Paulina Ann Arbor, Ml Fara T. Paweni Ann Arbor, Ml Latonia Payne Detroit, Ml Afro-African African Studies Catherine Payulert Edison, NJ Psychology Craig Peiser Bloomfield Hills, Ml Economics Micah Peltz St. Minnetonka, MN Political Science Hebrew Jewish Culture Erin Pena Adrian, Ml Sociology Women ' s Studies James Penz Bloomfield Hills, Ml Economics Mericarmen Peralta Grand Rapids, Ml Lee Perez Homewood, IL Valerie Perkin Goodrich, Ml Erin Perrone Lansing, Ml Tracee Perryman Toledo, OH Victoria Pershin La Jolla, CA Eric Pestrue Standish, Ml Biopsychology Sport Management Sports Mgt. Communications Biopsychology Psychology Communications Economics 412 Graduates v Kelley T. Peters Bloomfield Hills, Ml Sports Mgt. Communications Othamian Peterson Southfield, Ml English Alina Petrescu Ann Arbor, Ml Film Video Marc Pety Ypsilanti, Ml Engineering Kati Pfleeger Valparaiso, IN English Frederick Phillips Holland, OH Kenya Phillips Gahanna, OH Kristen Piangozza Syossef, NY Kelly Pierce Dearborn, Ml Kimberly Pierce Wellington, FL Natural Resources Environment Mechanical Engineering General Studies Psychology Education Stanley Pierre-Louis Lathrup Village, Ml Brendan Pillemer North Potomac, MD Jacqueline Pinson Belleville, Ml Devonie Pinzl Redford, Ml Luisa Pizarro Pembroke Pines, FL Eric Plantier Vicksburg, Ml James Platte Ada, Ml Katharine Polasek Vicksburg, Ml Adam S. Pollitzer White Plains, NY Michael S. Pomorski St. Clair Shores, Ml Psychology Microbiology Nursing Economics Linguistics Biopsychology Nuclear Engineering Mechanical Engineering Finance History Angela Powell Detroit, Ml Tiffany L Powell Ypsilanti, Ml Mark E. Powers Troy, Ml Sarah Pray Franklin, Ml Raphael Price Detroit, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Biopsychology Business Political Science History Malene Prince Detroit, Ml Nicole L. Proulx Standish, Ml Tracy Proverbs-Singh West Bloomfield, Ml Deanna Pulliams Warwick, NY Amy L. Radak Ypsilanti, Ml Violin Performance Economics History Microbiology History Biology Shane Rahmani Springfield, Ml Leena Ramana Davison, Ml Andrea Ramirez Saginaw, Ml Aroosha Rana Winchester, MA Shalina N. Rankin Ypsilanti, Ml Sports Mngt. S Communications Business Administration Economics Biopsychology Spanish Graduates 413 An employee at STA Travel in the Union helps a fellow student plan her spring break. However, many senors spent their spring breaks going to interviews or looking for jobs, photo by Ari Mel be r GRADUATES PLAN AND PREPARE EAR LY FORTHE TIMEWHENTHEYMUST LEAVE COLLEGE AND ENTER T , T THE REAL WORLD For some University seniors, after four or more years of partying, living with friends and leading relatively carefree lives, the idea of being cast loose into the " real world " was a harsh and frightening dose of reality. For others, it was a relief, a chance to become economically independent adults. But no matter how the seniors approached the situa- tion, one thing was inevitable: as graduation loomed, they had to begin looking for permanent jobs. " I ' m looking at everything, " said Blair Lorimer, a senior engineering student. " I ' ve gone to inter- views for jobs I know I ' m qualified for, and some that I don ' t think I ' m at all qualified for. " Lorimer said that he had used pretty much every method of finding a job available, including Web sites, career fairs, networking through friends and talking to businesses that visited the College of Engineering. Many students had a preference for working n ear their hometown or working in a different state to expand their horizons, but Lorimer was indiffer- ent on the subject of location. " I ' m looking for jobs wherever; I don ' t really care where they ' re at, " he said. " It ' s more important that I get a job. " Senior sociology major Scott McDaniels had also been making the most of the available job re- sources. " I ' ve been working through Resume Ex- press, Career Planning and Placement, all the Internet sites, " heexplained. " Iwanttostayin-state.around the Detroit area. ..or maybe around Chicago. " Jeff Crawford, a senior majoring in resource ecology and management, was uncertain about his career plans. " The job market for my major isn ' t too great for people without a Master ' s, " he said. " So I suppose [I ' ll be going to] grad school. My ultimate job goal is to run around in the woods and get paid for it, " he continued. " Paid pretty poorly, no doubt, but oh well ! I ' d rather be happy than rich at a desk job. " Although finding a job was a daunting task, it was apparent that most seniors were already scour- ing the job market for a suitable career. BY CORTNEY DllEWEKE Junior SNRE student Deborah Bass gains real world experience working at a flower shop on South University. Many students balanced part- time jobs with school in order to make extra cash, photo by Ah Melber 414 Finding a Job Graduates 415 Gina Rasmussen Ann Arbor, Ml Psychology Michael Ratanasavetavadhana Midland, TX Computer Science Sarah Ratkovich Bloomfield Hills, Ml Political Science Anthropology Fahim Razzaque Bloomfield Hills, Ml Computer Engineering Sheela Reddy Long Beach, NY Communications Alexis Reed Grand Blanc, Ml Ayanna Reed Detroit, Ml Jennifer Reed Miami, FL Kelly Reed Clinton Township, Ml Jill Reeder Redford, Ml Pamela Reid West Bloomfield, Ml Alexander J. Reinlieb Short Hills, NJ Pamela Reiss Paramus, NJ Scott L. Rempell Short Hills, NJ Mark R. Renn Greenville, SC Danielle Renton Ann Arbor, Ml Doug Rett Zee and, Ml Matthew Rettig Ann Arbor, Ml Chung Rex Edjson, NJ Richard Rey Macomb, Ml Benjamin Reyes Bridgewater, NJ Benjamin Reynolds Scottsdale, AZ Matthew Ribbens Ada, Ml Melisa Ricketts Milford, Ml Carrah Riddle Ada. Ml English Spanish Organizational Studies French Psychology Biochemistry Computer Science English Organizational Studies English Aerospace Engineering Comm unica tions Political Science Electrical Engineering Psychology Computer Engineering Anthopology-Zoology Economics Psychology Microbiology Psychology Anne Riley Lake Forest, IL Livia Riley Grand Rapids, Ml Sharon Risch Allen Park, Ml Hilary Robertson Battle Creek, Ml Christy Robinson Flint, Ml Valencia Robinson Canton, Ml Glen R. Roe Saginaw, Ml David Rogers Manchester, Ml David Romano Portage, Ml Jamie Rose Brookline, MA Environmental Policy Behavior Spanish Psychology Organizational Studies Communications Movement Science Organizational Studies Economics Political Science Architecture Business 416 Graduates Greg Roseberry Birch Run, Ml Business Hillary Rosenberg Paradisse Valley, AZ Psychology Philosophy Lauren Rosenthal Boca Raton, FL Industrial Operations Engineering Catherine Ross Birmingham, Ml Psychology Dailaa Ross Flint, Ml Economics Hayley Ross Dobbs Ferry, NY Scott Ross Sports Management Scarsdale, NY Industrial Operations Engineering Eric Rossen Haupauge, NY Dana Rossiter Northville, Ml David Rossman Ann Arbor, Ml Matthew Rosten Mahwah, NJ Carolyn Roth Farmington Hills, Ml Lauren Ashley Roth Old Greenwich, CT Lauren Rothschild Wynnewood, PA Philip Rubin Farmington Hills, Ml Adam Rubinstein Dix Hills, NY Rebecca Rudominer Livingston, NJ Anne B. Ruisi Ann Arbor, Ml Jamar Rush Southfield, Ml John Russell Saginaw, Ml Psychology Mechanical Engineering Psychology Art Design English Organizational Studies Organizational Studies Biopsychology Economics Psychology Psychology Organizational Studies Economics Katherine Ryan Battle Creek, Ml Scott Ryan New Canaan, CT Jaime Saal Southfield, Ml Kate Sablosky Carmel, IN Gregory Sabo Ann Arbor, Ml Organizational Studies Cellular Molecular Biology Psychology American Culture Mechanical Engineering Keren Beth Sachs St. Louis, MO American Culture Photography Renee Safra Atlanta, GA Economics Nader I. Salah Livonia, Ml Economics Michael Salmonowicz Royal Oak, Ml English Allison Salomon Naperville, IL Business Nicolas Salomon Rochester Hills, Ml Joshua Sandberg Dix Hills, NY Kirk Sanderson Hillsdale, Ml Ryan Sanderson Saginaw, Ml Caroline Sandusky Deerfield, IL Business Administration Political Science Education English Biology Graduates 417 Gloria Santrucek Owosso, Ml Victoria Santucci East Lansing, Ml Daniel Sapeika Bloomfield Hills, Ml Neshe Sarkozy Ann Arbor, Ml Vikram Sarma Wow, Ml Carly Sarna Wyandotte, Ml Matthew Satten Wynnewood, PA Michael T. Satut Grosse Pointe Park, Ml Melissa Savage Dearborn Heights, Ml Nicholas Savo Shelby Township, Ml Michael Sawyer Troy, Ml L.I. Scarpace Dearborn, Ml Killy Scheer New York, NY Jeffrey Schenk Detroit, Ml Robyn Scherr Glen El yn, IL Political Science History Economics Statistics Biopsychology Psychology Anthropology Economics Chemical Engineering Psychology Computer Science Anthropology-Zoology Electrical Engineering Economics General Studies Englis h Political Science Movement Science Matthew Schettenhelm Rochester Hills, Ml Sociology Communications Timothy Schimpf East Lansing, Ml History Michael Schmick Dearborn, Ml Economics Jordan Schmidt Montvale, NJ Philosophy Justin M. Schmidt Comstock Park, Ml Business Teriann Schmidt Harrison Township, Ml Corinne Schneider Voorhees, NJ Justin Schnettler Bayport, Ml Kristine Scholl Rochester, Ml Communications Psychology Mark Schwartz Westport, CT Film Video Studies English Comparative Literature Engineering Physics Bjorn Schweinsberg Holland, OH Melissa Scott Roseville, Ml Susanne Scott Fountain, Ml Rachel Segal Philadelphia, PA Jeremy Segall Los Gafos, CA Biology English History Music Political Science Carolyn Seggerson Dearborn, Ml Microbiology Sarah Seidmann Rochester, NY Industrial Operations Engineering Chad Seigle Dew ft, Ml Mechanical Engineering Shayla Sellars Oak Park, IL Athletic Training Erin Sellman Fenton, Ml Business BH 418 Graduates Eve Semins Pittsburgh, PA Michelle Jo Semins Pittsburgh, PA Hyun-Joo Seo Ann Arbor, Ml Katie Septer Eden Prairie, MN Mary Sergent Owosso, Ml Jeremy Sevush Miami, FL Jacqueline Shaffer Midland, Ml Sonia Shah Leominster, MA Samuel Sahn Roslyn, NY Karyl Shand Floral Park, NY Jason B. Shane Simsbury, CT David Shannon Has eft, Ml Laura Shapiro West Bloomfield, Ml Matthew Shapiro Portage, Ml Todd Shapiro Richboro, PA Brian Shapland Bloomfield Hills, Ml Charles Sharett Jackson Heights, NY Bryan Shaver Troy, Ml Michelle Shaya West Bloomfield, Ml Cynthia Shen Bloomfield Hills, Ml Karen Shen Guilford, CT Mark Sherer Saginaw, Ml Joshua Sherman Minneapolis, MN Jocelyn Shields Somerset, NJ Chung-Wen Shih Ann Arbor, Ml Lauren Shirey Oakland, Ml Susan Shortreed Ann Arbor, Ml Sarah Shull Ann Arbor, Ml Lorraine Shulman Ann Arbor, Ml Austin Shyu Westland, Ml Lisa Sidman North Caldwell, NJ Bernard Slew Singapore Adam Silver West Bloomfield, Ml Gabriel Silver New York, NY Lora Silverman Deerfield, IL Psychology Biopsychology Japanese Business Psychology Film English Microbiology Psychology Economics Aerospace Engineering English Economics Economics Film Video Studies Business Communications Economics Mechanical Engineering Political Science Business Political Science Political Science Political Science Finance Computer Science Psychology Statistics Aerospace Engineering Psychology Mechanical Engineering Psychology Mechanical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Biology Organizational Studies Graduates 419 I -s Tired from a late night, a student takes a moment to rest his eyes. Students often pulled off all-nighters in a last minute attmept to cram for exams or to write papers, photo by Michelle Sohn Desperately holding on to the handles, a student gets turned upside down. Homecoming weekend was a time for fun activities in the Diag and various other events that led up to the big football game, photo by Michelle Sohn Graduates 421 Josiah Silverstein Brooklyn, NY Jack Simms Saline, Ml Melinda E. Simon Lyons, Ml Kelly Sims Warren, Ml Danielle Singer West Orange, NJ Film Video Studies History Psychology Resource Ecology Communications History Organizational Studies Matthew Sinkman New Rochelle, NY Amber Siribunrit Kalamazoo, Ml Marissa Kay Sisson Lansing Ml Mechanical Engineering Communications Kelli Skiba Charlevoix, Ml Economics English Casey Skoglund Flushing, Ml Economics Kristine Smith Ann Arbor, Ml Laurie Smith Morristown, NY Lucas D. Smith Benton Harbor, Ml Marin Smith Nashville, Ml Robyn Smith Jamaica Plain, MA Athletic Training Psychology Microbiology Organizational Studies Spanish Anthropology Organizational Studies Organizational Studies Sheryl Sneed Ann Arbor, Ml Nithida Somsanith St. Joseph, Ml Rabeh Soofi Inverness, IL Political Science History Helen Sowards-Emmerd West and, Ml Psychology Spanish Kelly Soye Sioux Falls, SD Psychology Desiree Sparks Detroit, Ml Political Science Brooke Sparling Ann Arbor, Ml Women ' s Studies Psychology Alan Spearot Bloomfield Hills, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Anna D. Spencer Waterbury, VT Business Administration Juanami L. Spencer Detroit, Ml Fine Art S Metalwork Bryan Sperling fasf Grand Rapids, Ml Stephen Spiegel Northbrook, IL Hilary Spindler Belvedere, CA Nathaniel St. Clair Detroit, Ml Paul Stachura Northville, Ml Economics Organizational Studies Anthropology Electrical Engineering Mechanical Engineering Elizabeth Stahl Troy, Ml Gary Dean Stamatis Southgate, Ml Steven Starnes Okemos, Ml Svetlana Stashko Westland, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Jack Stead Grand Blanc, Ml Economics Organizational Studies Chemical Engineering Aerospace Engineering 422 Graduates Alana Steingold Chicago, IL Drew Stepanek Orinda, CA Noah Stern Bloomfield Hills, Ml Rachel Stern Highland Park, IL Claire Stevens Flint, Ml Organizational Studies Organizational Studies Movement Science Sustainable Development Organizational Studies Robert Stinchcombe, Jr. Allen Park, Ml Julia A. Stojak Grand Rapids, Ml Jon Stone Bloomfield Hills, Ml Lauren Stone New City, NY Christian Striffler Cam, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Business Business Political Science Business Administration Kenneth Stroger Closter, NJ Michael Stromayer Rochester Hills, Ml Doelynn Strong Riverdale, IL Katherine Stubelt Portage, Ml Jeffrey Stys Hanover, NH Liza Suckle Cheltenham, PA Rajkumar Sugumaran Dayton, OH Natalia Sunarya Jakarta, Indonesia Jessica Sussman Woodbury, NY Toru Suzuki Economics Spanish Elementary Education Psychology Astronomy Psychology Economics Economics Psychology Midland, Ml Mechanical Engineering Julie Ann Swatek New Boston, Ml Psychology Sara Sweat Ida, Ml History Caitlin Sweeney Milton, MA Industrial Operations Engineering Jennifer Sweeney Remus, Ml Classic Civilizations Jonathan Sweeney Ubly, Ml Athletic Training David Scott Sweetman Waterford, Ml Computer Information Systems Tabitha Swift Ann Arbor, Ml Business Nasreen Syed Happague, NY Sociology Samantha Szymanski Ann Arbor, Ml Sports Mngt. Communications Emily Marie Szymczak Oakland, Ml Business Joshua Taft Pepper Pike, OH Junichi Takayama Houston, TX Amy Talbot Plantation, FL Ben-Moshe Tamar Ann Arbor, Ml Tze Yann Tan Economics Economics Psychology Psychology Singapore Industrial Operations Engineering Graduates 423 Katherine Tang East Brunswick, NJ Beth Targan Ambler, PA Tami Tarnow South field, Ml Jennifer Tashman Birmingham, Ml Brian Taulbee Ann Arbor, Ml Medieval Renaissance Studies Microbiology History American Culture Scientific Illustration Jodi Tepper West Bloomfield, Ml Organizational Studies Jane Terzibashian Royal Oak, Ml Resource Ecology Management Stefanie Tessler Belle Mead, NJ Organizational Studies Naa-Atswei Tetteh Detroit, Ml Engineering Jessica Sara Theaman Mahwah, NJ Graphic Design Kristie Thelen Westphalia, Ml Bradley Thomas McMurray, PA Kurien Thomas Waterford, Ml Marisa Thomas Buffalo, NY Daniel Thomps on Waterford, Ml Economics Computer Science Mechanical Engineering Organizational Studies Economics Anne Thorius Ann Arbor, Ml Erica Threat New Haven, Ml David Thurlow Saginaw, Ml Jennifer Thurner Cohoctah, Ml Craig Timm Alpharetta, GA Ayke Tjandra Ann Arbor, Ml Justin Toman Wallingford, CT Grace Tomlin Plymouth, Ml Zak Tomovski Northville, Ml Abigail Tompkins Grosse Pointe, Ml Sports Mgt. Communications Psychology Business Athletic Training Communications Business Movement Science Mechanical Engineering Political Science English Org. Studies Spanish Charles Tompkins Grosse Pointe Farms, Ml Political Science Kelly Tondu Rockford, Ml Education Emily Veronica Toth Troy, Ml Physical Education Movement Science Daniel J. Tounsel West Bloomfield, Ml Nursing Jason Townsend Rochester Hills, Ml Computer Engineering Kim Tran Flossmoor, IL Tonya Tree Kalamazoo, Ml Yvonne Tsai Rochester Hills, Ml Michelle M. Tsay Newton Centre, MA Penelope Tsernoglou Southfield, Ml Microbiology Psychology Economics Graphic Design Psychology Sociology 424 Graduates Sharon Tsui Hong Kong, China Business Kathryn Tuck Howell, Ml American Culture Women ' s Studies Jennie Tucker Houston, TX Economics Spanish Kristin Tudball Farmington, Ml Justin Turkat Venice, FL Graphic Industrial Design Kamilah Turner Detroit, Ml Shamim Ullah New Baltimore, Ml Brittany Urban St. Joseph, Ml Matthew Valente Bloomfield Hills, Ml Veronica Valentine West Bloomfield, Ml Business Administration Chemical Engineering Nursing Psychology Linguistics Biology Organizational Studies Chemical Engineering Andrew Valiquett Birmingham, Ml Lisa F. Van Every Royal Oak, Ml Industrial Operations Engineering Michael B. VanBelle Livonia, Ml Mechanical Engineering Michael Vandenberg Ann Arbor, Ml Computer Engineering Sara Vanstrydonck Rochester, NY Political Science Psychology Kelly Van Suilichem Troy, Ml Jonathan Vartanoff Woodhaven, Ml Aerospace Engineering Kelly Noelle Vaughn Flint, Ml Sports Mgt. Communications Jay Verdugo Chicago, IL Mechanical Engineering Jason Vergari Plymouth, Ml Economics Kyle Verplank Spring Lake, Ml Daniel Viaches Has eft, Ml Andrea Viazanko Livonia, Ml Victoria A. Viskantas Northville, Ml Richard Vogel Woodcliff Lake, NJ Organizational Studies Chemical Engineering Psychology Architecture Economics Karleen Vollherbst Pennington, NJ Environmental Policy Behavior Jonas Wadler Larchmont, NY Theater Kiandra N. Waggoner Ann Arbor, Ml General Studies William Wahl Sf. Helen, Ml Civil Engineering Erik Waldorff Ann Arbor, Ml Aerospace Engineering Aerospace Engineering Kristian Waldorff Ann Arbor, Ml Ann Walker Troy, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Keesha Walker Wyoming, Ml Economics Nathan Walker Grand Rapids, Ml Computer Science Psychology Carrie Wambach Hillsbourough, CA Biology Graduates 425 Capturing the Rice University mascot, cheerleaders carry off the owl at the Rice football game. Students in the crowd often taunted the other team by chanting and throwing marshmal- lows. photo by Mike Cutri AS A BREAK FROM THE STRESS OF COLLEGE LIFE, STUDENTS SAY THEY PULL PRACTICAL JOKES T JUST FOR LAUGHS On campus it had been a tradition for the seniors to come up with some interesting jokes to pull on their fellow classmates. It did not matter whether they were involved in the Greek system or not, if they were seniors, something was going to happen to them. However, it was known that the seniors could take a joke and that in the end it was all fun and games. In sororities it was common for the pledges to prank the sorority house. Chelsea Roseman, an undecided first-year student living in Sigma Delta Tau, said that her pledge class had pulled a great prank to their older sisters living in the house when they were pledges. " We took all their clothes and laid them across the front lawn while they were sleeping and taped all their doors shut so they could not get out of their rooms in the morning. " However, pranks were not only pulled in sorori- ties. It had been common on campus for people to prank their teachers also. The pranks were not known to be as mean as some of the other ones that were done to students, but they tended to serve their purpose. Chris Roath, a senior majoring in political science said, " One day, while my teacher was out of the room, I think that this was freshmen year, we changed his discussion to a sexual one. He read it without even noticing what he was reading. " It was important on campus to keep the seniors on their toes. It was necessary at times to put the upperclassmen in their place and make sure they realized that they had not graduated yet. Students wanted to have fun, and pulling pranks on each other was one way for them to come together and do something exciting. BY SARA WILSON Left in the hallway by her junior and senior friends, pre-med junior Divya Jain struggles against the duct tape. Parties could result in seniors pulling crazy pranks on their friends, photo by Liz Mauck 426 Practical Jokes Graduates 427 Jeffrey Wank Los Angeles, CA Spans Mgt. Communications Anne Ward Plymouth, Ml Economics Amanda Warner Farmington Hills, Ml Communications Douglas Warner Sterling Heights, Ml Political Science Chrystal Warren Canton, Ml Organizational Studies Kelly Watchowski Shelby Township, Ml English Kristina Watkins Bloom field Hills, Ml Spanish Patricia S. Watkins Darien, CT Political Science Psychology Shamelle Watkins Fort Washington, MD Biology Jennifer Wayman Pontiac, IL Business Administration Susanna Weckerle Canton, Ml Spanish Comparative Literature Leonard Wee Singapore Industrial Operations Engineering Alexandra Weil New York, NY English Daniel Weinberg Framingham, MA Film Video Sarah Weinstein Ann Arbor, Ml English Georgette Weinstock Los Angeles, CA Joshua Weinstock Atlanta, GA Aaron Weiss West Bloomfield, Ml Laura Weiss Tenafly, NJ Rachel Weiss Farmington Hills, Ml Sociology Communications Film Video Political Science History Org. Studies Darlynn Wells Piqua, OH Brady West Livonia, Ml Sarah West Bloomfield Hills, Ml Rachel Westfall Livonia, Ml Benjamin Whipple Grand Rapids, Ml Ayana White Detroit, Ml Patrick White E vanston, IL Adam Wieczorek Warren, Ml Anna Wilberding Bloomfield Hills, Ml Duane Wilder Farmington Hills, Ml Lindsay Wilhelm Livonia, Ml Gabriel Williams Bloomfield, Ml Jada Williams Detroit, Ml Katacia Williams Detroit, Ml Nakia Williams Ann Arbor, Ml Anthropology Linguistics Statistics Finance Biology Philosophy Sociology Political Science Computer Engineering Business Administration Mechanical Engineering Business Administration German Biopsychology English Microbiology 428 Graduates Rebecca Willis Dowagiac, Ml Robert Wilson Battle Creek, Ml Economics Political Science Tiffany Wilson Detroit, Ml Elizabeth Windram Clarkston, M Hanna Wingard Fairfield, CT Natural Resources Environment Education Scientific Illustration Graphic Design David Wissburn Rochester Hills, Ml Rachel Witman Flanders, NJ Michelle Witter Teaneck, NJ Joy M. Wojtas Fort Graf of, Ml Taryn Wolf Pepper Pike, OH Heather A. Wolfe Grand Rapids, Ml Matthew Wolfson West Bloomfield, Ml Heidi Wolterstorff Grand Rapids, Ml Amy Wong Ann Arbor, Ml Andrew C. Wong Lyndhurst, OH Political Science Psychology Political Science Mechanical Engineering Anthropology Biology Biopsychology Economics Music Business Anthropology-Zoology Daisy Wong Hong Kong, China French Communications Gilbert Wong Lyndhurst, OH Cellular Molecular Biology Grace Wong Singapore Business Ignaz Wong Tacoma, WA Landscape Design Planning, Econ Jason Wong Hong Kong, China Economics Japanese Stuart Wood Aurora, CO Gregory Woon Ann Arbor, Ml Sarah Wright Ann Arbor, Ml Michelle Wu Troy, Ml Regan Wulfsberg Moorestown, NJ Anne Wysoglad Ann Arbor, Ml Eric Yaffe Newton, MA Mitsuko Yakabi Ann Arbor, Ml Susan Yi Ann Arbor, Ml Amber Nicole Ying Indianapolis, IN Business Business Psychology Chemical Engineering Organizational Studies Psychology Computer Science Psychology Biology Psychology David Yonick Bloomfield Hills, Ml Sung Yoo Raleigh, NC Elize Yoon Mountain Lakes, NJ Alison Young Farmington Hills, Ml Erica Young Detroit, Ml Cellular Molecular Biology Computer Science Political Science Movement Science Communications Graduates 429 Erika Young Grand Rapids, Ml Political Science Jamie Young Grandv lle, Ml Athletic Training, English Phys. Ed Raymond Yu Ann Arbor, Ml Business Shan-Ta Yu Flushing, NY Economics Susan Yueh Brooklyn, NY Orgnizational Studies Alexandra Zacharias Highland Park, IL Evan Zacks West Bloomfield, Ml Leah Zaiger Natick. MA Mark Zakaria Bloomfield Hills, Ml Christy Zalewski Grasse Pointe Farms, Ml Stephanie Zameck Farmington Hills, Ml Ronit Zarchan Newton, MA Amy Zaremba Ann Arbor, Ml Nariman Zarzour Ann Arbor, Ml Michael Ziegler Farmington, Ml John Ziewacz fast Lansing, Ml David Zimet So ana Beach, CA Joshua Zizmor Teaneck, NJ Jamie Zussman Berkeley, CA Michael Zwerner North Miami Beach, FL Biopsychology Computer Science English Chemistry Biology Biopsychology Psychology Business Administration Psychology English Education Biology Computer Science Computer Engineering Political Science Economics Walking to class on a sunny winter day, students pass through the West Engineering Arch. At orientation many first- year students learned about the fabled consequences of kissing underneath the Arch at night, photo by Chrissy Vettraino 430 Graduates - - . s (urfing the stands at the Big House, senior graphic design major Casey Frushour is hoisted by the crowd in celebration of a touchdown. The cheerleaders joined in the cel- ebration by doing a backflip for each point the Wolverines scored, photo by Ari Melber Graduates 433 Index Aaron, Alana 237 Abaza, Wasseem 326 Abdu, Emun 364 Abedin, Doreen 228, 287 Abeles, Leah 324 Abelson, Daniel 235 Abelson, Hillary 290 Abidin, Sulaiman 332 Abrahams, Erin 282, 374 Abrahmson, Lindsey 300 Abramowitz, Ivy 282 Abrams, Macy 300 Abramson, Amy 257 Abramson, Rebecca 235 Abu-lsa, Eyad 339 Accetta, Deborah 364 Accurso, Brent 344 Ace, Bethany 352 Acebo, Yamina 374 Acker, Alena 239 Acker, Brett 261 Adamisin, Michael 251 Adams, April 363 Adams, Katherine 229 Adams, Kelly 257, 314 Addai, Leticia 323, 374 Addison, Kelly 301 Adelman, Emily 300 Adelman, Ivey 232, 261 Adelman, Ivy 363 Adelman, Nikki 282 Adewunmi, Adebisi 249 Adewunmi, Adelola 224 Adler, David 235, 336 Adray, Aimee 279 Adventist Students for Christ 323 Afflerbaugh, Todd 374 Agacinski, Gail 374 Agarwal, Kunal 257 Agarwal, Reena 224 Agerstrand, Cara 374 Aghion, Daniel 239 Agius, Sarah 374 Agrawal, Alok 345 Aguilar, Carlos 280 Aguirre, Derek 344 Agustin, Eric 374 Ahanonu, Uchenna 237 Ahmad, Ali 231 Ahmad, Nabeel 344 Ahmed, Samir 327 Ahmed, Taimur 344 Ahn, Eddie 365 Ahrens, Page 235 AIESEC 325 Aihara, Taku 340 Ain, Stacie 271 Air Force ROTC 363 Aka, Hayriye 374 Aker, Mily 236 Akey, Melissa 301 Akin-Aina, Babawole 243 Akinmusuru, Tosin 352, 355 Akman, Joseph 355 AI-Amin, Jamal 363 Alameda, Kevin 288 Alastra, Isidore 245 Alban, Jen 282 Albert, Gabriel 269 Albert, Rachel 282 Alberts, Trisha 276, 355 Alcantara, Enrique 229 Alerkle, Paige 261 Alexander, Eileen 300, 364 Alexander, Hubert 247 Alexander, Jennifer 306 Alexander, Jonathan 360 Alexander, Kelly 261 A lexander, Kevin 374 Alexander, Lindsay 239 Alexander, Rebecca 374 Alfred, David 374 Algers, Lachina 265 A student walks past a fountain while leaving the Union. Numerous fountains located around campus added to the Ann Arbor atmosphere, photo by Susan Chalmers Algra, Richard 355 All, Waqas 327 Allan, Stephanie 287 Allen, Amy 314 Allen, Brian 253 Allen, Joshua 289 Allen, Kelli 374 Allen, Lindsay 325 Allen, Natalie 279 Allen, Saras 301 Allen, Thomas 280 Allersma, Miriam 351 Alii, Adebisi 237 Allotta, Jeff 252 Alnajjar, Joanne 342, 349 Alpert, Hilary 352 Alpha Chi Omega 298 Alpha Delta Phi 294 Alpha Delta Pi 306 Alpha Epsilon Delta 364 Alpha Epsilon Phi 290 Alpha Kappa Delta Phi 330 Alpha Kappa Psi 346 Alpha Phi 286 Alpha Phi Alpha 289 Alpha Phi Omega 343 Alpha RhoChi 352 Alpha Sigma Phi 312 Alpha Tau Omega 288 Alspach, Jennifer 322 Alspaugh, Jonathan 231 Alspaugh, Katrina 225 Alston, Melita 324 Alten, Datney 300 Alter, Jessica 374 Alterman, Cheryl 301 Altman, Alex 267 Altman, Mary 233, 279 Altman, Peter 374 Alvarez, Desirea 327 Amador, Paola 239 Amato, Rosalina 31 1 Amayo, Glenda 374 Ambrose, Robert 271 Ames, Patti 358 Amin, Anita 269 Ammari, Walid 281 Ammons, Matthew 289 Amobi, Nnamudi 269 Amobi, Nnumdihi 351 Amory, Christopher 237 An, Jeeyong 320 Ananthakrishnan, Ramkey 322 Anantharaman, Arvind 374 Andersen, Nicholas 374 Anderson, Alexandra 237, 348 Anderson, Amy 374 Anderson, David 374 Anderson, Jill 314, 374 Anderson, Kerone 341 Anderson, Kristen 314 Anderson, Mark 329 Anderson, Mike 253 Anderson, Nicholas 231 Anderson, Robin 374 Anderson, Stacy 253 Andrews, Becca 282 Andrews, Jenna 223 Andrews, Keith 374 Andrews, Linda 223, 314 Andrews, Matthew 368 Angeli, Amanda 287 Angerman, Michelle 374 Angulo, Christyne 255, 298 Ansari, Azadeh 231 Ansari, Semira 282 Anstett, Jennifer 227 Antoncew, Erica 248 Antonini, Kara 300 Antonucci, Stephen 312 Anzo, Jen 31 1 Anzo, Jennifer 231 Aouad, Rita 239, 364 Aphale, Abhishek 281 Appel, Charles 362 Appelbe, Oliver 289 Apple, Amy 374 Aquilino, Michael 288 Ar, Allison 300 Aragon, Andrea 269 Arciero, Julia 337 Arena, Serene 333 Arguelles, Katrina 346 Arinyedokiari, Fabiaye 323 Ariss, Katharine 257 Armfield, Matthew 355, 360, 374 Armitage, Brandon 374 Armstrong, Katherine 374 Army ROTC 351 Arndt, Jon 199 Arney, Rachel 325 Arnold, Angela 258 Arnold, Gwendolyn 263, 335 Arnold, Mora 225 Arnsdorf, Lisa 287 Aron, Rebecca 339 Aronowitz, Ross 257 Aronson, Dana 186, 343 Arora, Rishi 325 Arredondo, Joel 340 Arriaga, Casey 351 Arth, Rachel 374 Ascione, Frank 358 Ash, Stephanie 348, 352 Ashraf, Sana 225 Asifa, Hoenix 227 Askew, BJ 1 59 AS ME 340 Asnani, Danny 271 Aspinall, Brian 247 Assarian, Carolyn 314 Assefa, Benny 252 Asselin, Josh 202 Aston, Courtney 247 Atagi, Eriko 235 Atchoo, Priscilla 311 Atkinso n, Christopher 346 Atkinson, Travis 261, 360, 365 Attisha, Angela 374 Atzeff, Alyssa 300 Aufhammer, Anna 301 August, Daniel 295 Augustine, Andrew 280 Aurora, Aarti 360 Auster, Elana 300 Austin, Scott 339 Austria, Aimee 360 Auwitter, Karen 300 Aviram, Sarah 301 Axelrad, Brian 281 Axelrod, Sara 374 Ayesh, Hany 340 Azadeh, Shahshahani 374 Aziz, Fatima 225, 227 Azumah, Ebere 356 B 434 Index Baar, Bradley 255 Babbitt, Ryan 333 Babcock, Lori 290 Babcock, Rebecca 374 Babin, Jamie 282 Babst, Jennifer 243 Bachmann, Daniel 365 Back, Laura 374 Bacon, Tricia 31 1 Badhey, Kamal 374 Badhwar, Gauri 227 Bae, Sosun 279 Baek, Sandra 323 Baer, Benjamin 313 Baetens, Catie 348 Baggs, Krystal 253 Baginski, Christopher 280 BahaiClub 336 Bahiau, Cody 375 Bahl, Erin 301 Baier, Brandon 235 Bailey, Brian 257 Bailey, Justin 269, 356 Bailey, Robin 314 Bailey, Sidney 245 Baines, Andrew 255 Bair, Daniel 233 Baits 271 Bajor, David 360 Bakalis, Christina 257 Baker, Brandon 363 Baker, David 339 Baker, Ed 364 Baker, Jamiecee 241 Baker, Nichole 282 Baker, Robert 375 Baker, Scott 375 Baker, Stephanie 229 Bakken, Sandy 49 Baladi, Michelle 239 Balani, Vikram 227 Balaoing, Ethel 375 Balasubvamanian, Ganesh 340 Balbach, Sara 304 Baldus, Jason 375 Baldwin, Joel 353 Baldwin, Lisa 261, 301 Balfour, Kristen 239, 360 Balkum, Erica 251 Ball, Robert 375 Ballard, Jayna 257 Ballentine, Kelly 225 Ballinger, Jenny 241 Ballintine, Carolyn 243 Balmer, Ali 151 Balok, Melissa 10, 375 Balsizer, Lindsey 300 Balun, Melissa 243 Balzhiser, Lindsey 225 Bammel, Sarah 351 Bane, Gina 332 Baneijee, Mecta 328 Banerjee, Avishek 227 Bang, Deborah 375 Banker, Evan 313 Bankowski, Lara 279 Bansal, Akhil 249 Baquerot, Elodie 267 Baraf, Eduardo 255 Bararsani, Nima 289 Bararsani, Nona 375 Barash, Sonja 262 Barbari, Oscar 249 Barber, Nathan 375 Barbieri, Michael 281 Barbosa, Stacey 344 Barbour, Bryant 328 Barcena-Turner, Francis 365 Barclay, Adrienne 259 Barcomb, Lisa 358 Barczyk, Amanda 261 Bardoni, Angela 375 Bardos, Mariska 235 Bargiel, Robert 328 Bargovan, Sara 269 Barinsky, Michelle 279 Barker, Bria 336, 375 Barker, Jessica 251 Barkham, Christopher 359 Barnard, Christopher 257 Barnes, Bryan 235 Barnes, Mark 312 Barnes, Venetia 331,375 Barnett, Susan 237 Barnett, Suzie 300 Barnhart, Andrew 245 Barnowsky, Adrienne 300 Baron, Andrew 375 Baron, Elvera 364 Baron, Erika 241 Barowsky, Dana 247, 282 Barrett, Lisa 375 Barren, Matthew 249 Barrus, Bethany 252, 269 Barry, Phillip 313 Bart, Amanda 257 Barth, Dirk 375 Bell, Artoya 225 Bernard, Dave 362 Bartlett, Japhy 231 Bell, Behani 290 Bernard, Ivy 282 Bartley, Travone 363 Bell, Brandon 253 Bernard, Marie 271 Bartov, Shirley 360 Bell, Jennifer 375 Bernard, Matt 362 Bartus, Charles 348 Bell, Tracy 298 Bernstein, Beth Bartz, Robert 247 Bellamy, Ronald 162 276, 376 Baseball 152 Bellaver, Andrea 300 Bernstein, Mark 376 Basford, Michael 288 Belman, Meredith 282 Bernstein, Zachary 376 Basham, Ruth 375 Belsky, Bradley 249 Berrger, Amy 300 Basile, Cathryn 227 Belson, Jacklyn 375 Berrin, Risa 300 Baskerville, Edward 231 Belville, William Berris, Jodi Basketball, Men ' s 257, 288 186, 343, 376 202-205 Ben-David, Jeremy 375 Berro, Adam 231 Basketball, Women ' s Ben-Meir, Mike 352 Berry, Hilary 314 206 Bender, David 235 Bess, Jennifer 323 Bass, Amy 282 Bendixen, Christian 303 Bess, Joshua 365 Bass, Deborah 414 Benedict, Christina 233 Bess, Teresa 314, 396 Bass, Michael 255 Benedict, Kimberly 233 Beta Theta Pi 288 Bastian, William 245 Benenson, Laurence Betel, Beverly 376 Batalla, Mario 239 280 Betsey Barbour 223 Bates, Jynnifer 277 Benes, Olivia 311 Bewick, Kerri 237 Bathani, Arpita Bengali, Zain 375 Beyland, Jenni 276, 277 263, 328 Benjamin, Keisha 356 Bezak, Bethany 243 Batkins, Aul 253 Benken, Steven 328 Beznos, Samuel 376 Batmanghelichi, Kristin Benkert, Loni 251 Bhama, Prabhat 339 375 Benkoff, Reesa Bhandari, Vineeta Battersby, Marge 311 237, 282 233, 324 Battin, Meredith 375 Benner, Aubree 31 1 Bhasin, Jasmeen 223 Batty, Colleen 236, 314 Bennett, Allyson Bhatt, Ami 243, 363 Baugh, Jonathon 280 245, 314 Bhatti, Touseef 327 Baugh, Lesley-Anne Bennett, Brian 365 Bhavgan, Arandhana 287 Benninghoff, Joshua 325 Baughman, Jennifer 375 Bhoopathy, Ashwat 344 375 Benninghoff, Nathan Bhuta, Sonia 227, 298 Baum, Naomi 375 375 Bialick, Alayna 223 Baumgartner, Emily 375 Benson, Chai 223 Bibb, Donovan 331 Baun, John 249 Benson, Frances 233 Bickle, Kristen 360 Baversox, Sarah 233 Benson, Stefani Bickman, Mitchell 281 Bavinger, William 375 282, 375 Bidari, Sandeep 269 Bayley, Brandon 289 Benton, Aisha 269 Bielawski, Bryan 251 Baylis, Brianna Benton, Mark 239 Bier, Jeremy 376 263, 346 Benz, Rebecca 255 Bier, Joshua 289 Bayman, Marissa Berens, Abra 227 Bier, Rachel 300 245, 348, 354 Berent, Terese 231 Bies, LeeAnn 206, 263 Beach, Joshua 251 Berg, Christina 239 Bika, Anil 229 Beaser, Eric 353 Berg, Kristina 300 Bilal, Siddergah 225 Beaumont, Kristen 237 Berg, Meredith 375 Bilchik, Melissa 282 Beck, Adam 98, 99 Berg, Rachel 282 Billig, Michelle 300 Beck, Elizabeth 261 Berg, Steve 249 Billings, Kenghia 261 Beck, Michelle 290 Berger, Amy 247 Billings, Sarah 314 Beck, Nicole 298 Berger, Cassie 290 Biltekoff, David 241 Becker, Angela 265 Berger, Jennifer 301 Binder, John 232 Beddingfield, Richard Berger, Judith 301 Binswanger, David 267 375 Berger, Melissa 301 Biondo, Giuseppe 255 Bedy, Sarah 268 Berger, Silvi 343 Birchmeier, Kelly Beekman, Alyse 290 Berghorst, Sarah 334, 376 Beernaert, Adam 320 314, 376 Bird, Annette 271 Begg, Joanne 261 Berglund, Daniel 313 Birss, Moira 239 Begg, Mary 255 Bergman, Bria 261 Bishop, Christopher Begin, Meredith 344 Bergman, Jacob 376 344 Begnoche, Andrea 257 Berkowitz, Janice 290 Bissett, Peter 255, 335 Behnke, Sarah 171, 178 Berla, Lillian 351 Biswas, Aurnab 252 Beier, Robert 249, 375 Berlin, Kathleen 228 Biswas, Susmita 233 Beitel, Kacy 149 Berlinsky, Liz 282 Bitar, Rayana 253 Bejin, Jessica 346 Berlow, Lisa 282, 376 Bitter, Kristin 287 Belanger, Kathleen Berman, Howie 376 Black, Kate 274, 300 19, 45, 109 Berman, Kevin 105 Black, Kenneth 255 Belkin-Rademacher, Bernal, Cristina 31 1 Black, Layla 249 Debbie 149 Bernal, Diego 345 Black Medical Bell, Albert 312 Bernal, Maria 282 Association 364 Bell, Ann 276 Bernard, Ann 245 Black, Paul 239 Black Pre-Medical Association 328 Blackburn, Josh 194 Blackney, Chad 237 Blackwood, Lyle 267 Blair, Nathaniel 324, 328 Blake, Melinda 287 Blanchard, Angela 271 Blanchard, LaVell 203, 204 Blanchard, Nancy 267, 300 Blank, Rebecca 123 Blase, Sarah 306, 307 Blasko, Agnes 325 Blass, Timothy 231 Blaszak, Julie 227 Blau, Stefanie 282 Bleha, Jessica 247 Bliss, Megan 337 Blitz, Sarah 376 Blochowski, Ken 334 Block, Jacqueline 376 Bloom, Lena 344 Bloom, Michael 280 Bloom, Stephanie 282 Bloomer, Russell 247 Blubaugh, Laura 245 Blum, Brandon 376 Blume, Julie 228 Blumenfeld, Alicia 342 Blumenthal, Michelle 271 Blumhardt, Carrie 98 Bobalik, Stephan 241, 365 Bober, Nicole 245 Bobin, Alexander 102, 106 Bobinsky, Anna 251 Bocskay, Ryan 376 Bodwin, Kate 376 Boehl, Therese 329 Boeswinkle, Jill 311 Bogorad, Arielle 300, 376 Bogusz, Magda 335 Bohl, Kathleen 257 Bohn, Amafa 355 Bohren, Jessica 351 Boike, Kasey 227 Bok, Lauren 301 Boles, Valerye 352 Bol linger, Lee 121 Bolterstein, Bridget 241 Bolterstein, Elyse 352 Bommarito, Agatha 348 Bommarito, Kathryn 236 Bomzer, Kara 290 Bonarek, Adam 365 Bonbrest, Max 300 Boncher, Nicholas 332 Bond, Julie 376 Bondell, Allison 290 Bonderman, Samantha 282 Bonds, Otaymah 376 Bonich, Erin 376 Bonifield, Bonnie 376 Bonkowski, Mike 285 Bonner, Kristie 376 Bonner, Nora 255 Bonzagni, Lauren 376 Bonzani, Lauren 301 Boocher, John 376 Booker-Thornton, Joy 223 Bookman, Adam 328 Boom, Derek 89 Boomis, James 19 Boonin, Anna 229 Booren, Gail 335 Boot, Sarah 311 Borbean, Cindy 31 1 Borden, William 239 Borema, Paul 267 Borer, Katie 247 Borja, Alma 376 Borkin, Dani 301 Borlas, Darcy 257 Borregard, Cathy 337 Borrelli, Robert 346 Borriello, Jared 360 Borschke, Kathleen 314 Borsuk, Bennett 346 Bortnick, Tracy 300 Boschan, Jason 285 Boschert, Molly 314 Bosco, Jenna 31 1 Bossard, Adrienne 261 Bosshard, Cecile 271 Bostrom, Jennifer 223 Botbyl, Eric 351 Botros, Michael 247 Botsas, Nicholas 325, 376 Bottema, Kristen 229 Botwinick, Traci 301 Boudiab, Linda 223 Boueri, Jennifer 337 Boueri, Lauren 301 Boukouris, Konstantinos 253 Boukouris, Spyridon 376 Bouma, Mark 347, 376 Bouren, Erin 351, 376 Bower, Charles 363 Bowerman, Emily 301 Bowerman, Jonathan 295 Bowler, Sarah 355 Bowman, Lindsey 261 Bowser, Adam 265 Boychuk, John 257 Boyd, Charles 289 Boyd, Darryl 348 Boyd, Eddie 358 Boyd, Joel 255, 289 Boyer, Kathleen 225 Boyles, Julia 225 Bozintan, Cristina 261 Bozzelli, Christopher 253 Bracht, Andrew 289 Bracy, Danielle 376 Bradford, Dena 376 Bradley, Kevin 255 Bradley, Robin 331 Brady, Cindy 279 Bramlage, Mike 296 Brand, David 376 Brasic, Matthew 251 Braspenninx, Mara 352 Brat, Cheryl 376 Bratton, James 284 Braun, Jaclyn 376 Braun, Jeffrey 88, 281 Braun, Tamara 95, 240, 244 Braunohler, Walter 255, 344, 377 Bray, Jacqueline 344 Brayak, Ryan 266 Brazda, Brian 289 Breakstone, Reza 345 Brede, Anna 300 Brehm, Doug 365 Breil, Kristin 324 Breitzer, Joshua 251, 365 Brengle, Amy 300 Brennan, Michael 377 Bressman, Jeremy 303, 377 Breting, Brandon 269 Breuer, Jim 122 Brewer, Angela 279 Brewer, Audrey 241 Brewer, Brittani 237 Bricklin, Rachel 253 Brickner, Kelly 326 Briegel, Erika 279 Briggs, Hugh 344 Bright, Justin 302, 303 Briley, Bridget 263 Brin, Colby 377 Brink, Jeff 347 Brinks, Theresa 256 Bristol, Jason 303 Bristol, Jennifer 298 Bristol, Katie 282 Britt, Kati 247, 314 Broad, Travis 296 Brochstein, Alyson 301, 323 Brock, Brianna 222 Brock, Christa 377 Brock, Corey 75 Brock, Marcus 338 Brock, Rachel 355 Brody, Dana 247 Broene, Richard 377 Bronkema, Jason 339 Brooks, Carolyn 377 Brooks, Daniel 288 Brooks, Erin 245 Brooks, Margot 377 Brooks, Tanille 249 Broomball Club 320 Brophy, Colleen 343 Brophy, Juliette 306 Brass, Jenny 377 Brougher, Geoffrey 377 Brouillette, William 237 Brouwers, Kelly 377 Brown, Bradley 257 Brown, Courtney 324 Brown, David 377 Brown, Deborah 377 Brown, Diamonte 364 Index 435 Brown, Jennifer 229 Brown, John 364 Brown, Kim 31 1 Brown, Latrice 241 Brown, Louis 368, 377 Brown, Melissa 377 Brown, Michael 377 Brown, Monique 267 Brown, Nicholas 289 Brown, Patrick 251 Brown, Rachel 233 Brown, Rebekah 256 Brown, Tanishia 377 Brownlee, Shannon 377 Brownstein, Beth 301 Brownstein, Henry 18 Brownstein, Lindsay 301 Bruce, Heather 300 Bruder, Jill 377 Bruderly, Kurt 346 Brudner, Madelyn 377 Brueckner, Jane 227 Brunner, Heather 377 Brunswick, Deborah 301 Bruski, Emily 261 Bryan, James 289 Bryant, Andrew 324 Bryant, Evan 269 Bryant, Tamara 225 Bryson, Nicole 377 Buchalski, Traci 276 Buchan-McGilliard, Sloan 362 Buchanon, Celesta 300 Buchbinder, Scott 248, 289 Bucholz, Jen 360 Buck, Brian 249 Buck, Lauren 377 Buck, Nicole 269 Buckles, Mark 229, 365 Buckley, John 281 Buckley, Sarah 247 Buckley, Tiffany 243 Buckman, Ann 314 Bucks, Jessica 247 Buda, Jacqueline 257 Budnick, Christopher 237 Budnick, Samantha 377 Bueller, Josh 360 Buford, Vshimbra 364 Bugel, Kimberly 377 Buggs, Janicca 377 Buhyoff, Gregory 231 Buino, James 263 Bukstein, Rachel 300 Bullard, Lisa 279 Bunce, Melanie 233 Bunkley, Nicholas 368 Bunn, Dave 344 Bunn, David 281 Burak, Amy 290 Burdick, Caralyn 236 Burgess, Anthony 377 Bu rgess, Kelly 243 Burgess, Marc 289 Burhans, Charles 324 Burke, Lori 334, 364 Burkitt, Laurie 349 436 Index Burkons, Rachel 306 Burlingame, Meredith 377 Burney, Heather 253 Burney, Shawn 348 Burns, Bridget 287 Burns, Clarissa 233 Burns, Jeremy 336 Burns, Matthew 334 Burns, Michael 259 Burns, Tom 362 Burnston, Lauren 290 Burpee, Megan 364 Burr, Jason 233 Burrows, Joshua 233 Bursae, Shane 377 Burshad, Ben 252 Burshell, Ari 271, 377 Bursley 244-255 Burstrem, Jessica 331 Burzin, Beth 301 Busch, Evan 346, 366, 367 Busch, Nathan 366, 367 Buser, Melanie 279, 377 Bush, Amanda 256 Bush, George 130 Bush, Rick 348 Busman, Joelle 377 Bussell, Sheryl 290 Bussigel, Peter 312 Butkus, Jeff 377 Butler, Barika 375 Butler, Laura 255, 311 Butler, Yvonne 377 Butwinick, Betsy 301 Byoden, Ebonie 243 Byrne, Anne 247, 306 Byrne, Erin 243 Byrnes, Melissa 247 Byrwa, Vanessa 243, 298 289 Cadotte, Alexandria 247 Cagnon, Courtney 223, 354 Cahill, Sean 265 Cahill, Shaunna 229 Caine, Sarah 218 Caite, Clint 319 Caldwell, Joshua 255 Caldwell, Lisa 225, 227 Calhoun, Kara 377 Calhoun, Leslie 380 Calice, Katherine 241 Callandro, Kristie 300 Callas, Elena 233 Callender, Leigh 300 Calsarazzo, Lauren 301 Calvo, Fernando 73 Calzonzi, Juan 380 Cameron, Katie 300 Cameron, Kelsey 380 Camp, Derek 259 Campana, Alan 237 Campau, Lisa 253 Campbell, Andrea 314 Campbell, Emily 231 Campbell, Jill 346 Campbell, Marisa 380 Campbell, William 237 Campernel, Christopher 328 Campins, Nicholas 324 Canham, Katherine 311 Cantley, Richard 263 Cantor, Jessica 380 Cantor, Liz 300 Cantor, Rebecca 255 Cao, Anny 364 Cao, Xiaoyan 223 Capiak, Kristina 343 Caplan, David 239 Caplis, Robert 269 Caputo, Jill 338 Caram, Michael 380 Caravia, Yvonne 380 Carbajal, Candice 301 Cardon, Bradley 334 Cardozo, Shaun 364 Carella, Anna 267 Carfore, Kim 253 Canthers, Marc 380 Carlin, Adam 231 Carlisle, lldi 239 Carlson, Eric 347, 353 Carlson, Erica 239 Carlson, Laurel 309, 311 Carmichael, Luke 235 Carmody, Sean 281, 351 Carnahan, Mel 133 Carolan, Maureen 324 Carone, Andrea 247, 314 Carpenter, April 343 Carpenter, Laura 380 Carps, Jessica 325 Carr, Kelly 243 Carr, Lloyd 190, 295 Carrannanto, Paul 322 Carrillo, Mateo 303 Carroll, Bradley 251 Carroll, Jennifer 380 Carroll, John 280 Carroll, Michael 249 Carrou, Megan 31 1 Carrow, Christopher 312 Carson, Layla 265 Carsten, Nate 239 Carter, Brandon 237 Carter, Eric 231 Carter, Erica 223 Carter, Jarvis 380 Carter, John 231 Carter, Richard 364 Caruso, Allison 300 Carvell, Amanda 229, 339 Casady, Sean 241 Casanova, Kristin 253 Casarez, Raquel 323 Casas, Rebecca 231 Casazza, Catherine 227 Casey, Betty 279 Casgrain, Kristin 380 Cash, Jessica 345 Cass, Langley 380 Cassard, Erin 261 Cassatta, Matt 226 Cassidy, Andrea 229 Cassidy, Chris 249 Castillo, Jenny 301 Castillo, Rebecca 380 Catalho, Kristin 279 Cates, Mary 380 Catt, Rachel 337 Caudill, Christopher 312 Cauley, Stacey 255, 256 Causanschi, Brooke 380 Cavanaugh, Colleen 380 Cavanaugh, Matthew 352 Cavin, Stan 396 Cecil, Peter 237, 288 Cegelis, Kate 239 Ceifetz, Maria 300 Centanni, Jillian 243 Center, Cathryn 256, 282 Cessaroni, Jacqueline 300 Ceylam, Nacim 300 Chachkin, Jacob 281, 380 Chaiken, Dana 290 Chakrabarti, Anjan 339 Chalmers, Susan 249, 367 Chamberlain, Jessica 311 Chamberlin, Melissa 287 Chambers, Alex 258 Chambers, Alison 360 Chambers, Rachel 360 Chambliss, Juana 269 Champion, Julie 380 Chan, Carrina 380 Chan, Christine 344, 360 Chan, Eric 245 Chan, Justin 231 Chan, Kevin 362, 380 Chan, Lin 360 Chan, Michael 253 Chan, Miranda 330 Chan, Rebecca 306 Chan, Vincent 360 Chandler, Ashley 351 Chandler, Jeffrey 312 Chang, Amy 358 Chang, Henry 348, 380 Chang, Howard 271 Chang, Jee 332 Chang, Joseph 320 Chang, Joyce 330, 352 Chang, Nicholas 288, 339 Chang, Raymond 362 Chang, Sherry 231 Chang, Soojung 255 Chang, Steven 251, 339 Chang, Sukwon 351 Chang, Tara 360 Chang, Wen 235 Chang, Yung-Tim 223 Chao, Albert 241 Chao, Cathy 330 Chao, Evelyn 227 Chapa, Andrea 380 Chapin, Christine 255 Chapin, Lauren 282 Chapin, Robert 251, 340 Chapman, Austin 263 Chapman, Carlyle 312 Chapman, James 380 Chapman, Kelly 225 Chapman, Lisa 255 Chapp, Sharon 245 Chappell, Catherine 320 Chappelle, Dave 122 Charles, David 380 Charme, Lauren 380 Charo, Jason 362 Charron, Thomas 334 Chase, Brittany 247 Chase, Cara 380 Chase, Cori 227 Chase, Melissa 243 Chasen, William 312 Chatman, Deanna 255 Chatten-Brown, Josh 380 Chatterjee, Debarghya 322 Chatterjee, Saugata 324 Chau, Jennifer 344 Chau, Lynn 247 Chavez, BJ 339 Chavez, Manuel 253 Chavez, Stephanie 148, 232 Cheerleading 156 Chen, Caroline 241 Chen, Charles 289, 380 Chen, Christen 229 Chen, Christina 380 Chen, David 263 Chen, Diane 314, 334 Chen, Grace 358 Chen, Guan-You 380 Chen, Hao 348 Chen, Helen 322 Chen, Jeffrey 353 Chen, Jennifer 348, 380 Chen, Jo 245 Chen, Kevin 233 Chen, Melissa 353 Chen, Oliver 348, 380 Chen, Po-Heng 335 Chen, Roxanne 380 Cheney, Dick 130 Cheney, Patricia 279 Cheng, Anna 357 Cheng, Cheryl 339 Cheng, Chuan 249 Cheng, Emily 356 Cheng, Eric 381 Cheng, Jason 249 Cheng, Marie 228 Cheng, Sheng 332 Cheong, Samuel 381 Cheong-Kong, Kam 325 Cheriyan, Beena 356 Chernay, Heidi 381 Cherng, Wei-Pei 327, 332 Cherniack, Anne 300, 381 Chernikoff, Lisa 300 Cherry, Meghan 241 Cherry, Shayna 255, 301 Cherwony, Melanie 282 Chesbro, Amy 225 Chesla, Brandon 255, 344 Chess, Benjamin 251, 353 Cheung, Salina 381 Chhabra, Jasmina 223 Chhabra, Taruna 225, 327 Chi, Christina 348 Chi, Peter 352 Chi Psi 280 Chi, Yachen 320 Chia, Adrian 332 Chiasson, Gina 381, 396 Chicorel, Carey 282, 381 Chien, Amy 381 Chien, Victoria 243 Chik, Kimberly 265 Children ' s Theater 359 Childs, Johnathan 243 Chilian, Lara 301 Chilman, Mia 261 Chinonis, Nancy 364 Chiny, Yujin 320 Chioini, Jamie 261 Chirawatpongsa, Jutirath 381 Chiu, Kent 353 Chmatwal, Amardeep 322 Cho, William 344 Chod, Bradley 381 Choi, Bryan 344 Choi, Chester 344 Choi, Gene 344, 381 Choi, Hailey 270, 344 Choi, In-Hwa 381 Choi, Ronald 381 Choi, Samuel 227 Choike, John 247 Chokshi, Jill 345 Choksi, Rushir 364 Chong, Megan 320 Chong, Sheuan 322 Choo, Wendy 332 Chopp, Sarah 381 Chopra, Manish 324 Chosa, Andrew 339 o (to, - " = . ' Ijli ,,,339 Chothmounethinh, Dana 225 Chou, Alice 339 Chow, Eugene 381 Chow, Winnie 381 Choy, Alma 381 Choy, Sandra 381 Chrisman, Cara 381 Christensen, Beth 131, 235 Christensen, James 352 Christensen, Tracy 256 Christian, Mark 356 Christiansen, Amy 323 Christiansen, Maren 324, 381 Christiansen, Meghan 287, 367 Christy, Justin 91 Chrystler, Becky 311 Chrzczonowski, Daniel 381 Chu, Candace 225 Chu, Chia 251 Chu, Chiming 47 Chu, Christopher 231, 381 Chu, Peter 280 Chua, Jennifer 235 Chubb, Christopher 265 Chudasama, Mayur 239 Chullani, Rishi 346 Chuminatto, Bradley 253 Chun, Judy 358 Chun, Woong-Min 381 Chung, Sterling 239 Chung, Tina 344 Chuong, Jennifer 330 Churay, Mark 235 Church, John 253 Church, Thomas 281, 351 Chutorash, Lisa 276, 354 Ciacco, Michael 231, 280 Ciaravino, Vito 335, 363, 381 Ciarkowski, Jessica 236 Cibik, Kristin 310, 311, 355 Cicinelli, Gina 278 Cimbalik, Eric 237 Cimilluca, Cara 381 Cipicchio, Theodore 255 Circle K 360 Ciricola, Vincent 269 Cislo, Emily 223 Ciszewski, Krysta 261 Cito, Nicole 276 Citron, Evan 344 Claeys, Emily 340 Claeys, Gina 344, 360 Clancy, Jeffrey 255 Clancy, Michael 326 Claps, Alexandra 237 Clarahan, James 253 Clark, Alissa 223 Clark, Anna 229 Clark, Bethany 237 Clark, Brandee 244, 381 Clark, Erin 245 Clark, John 235 Clark, Jon 351 Clark, Kathleen 301 Clark, Katie 300 Clark, Lauren 243 Clark, Mary 261 Clark, Molly 320 Clark, Natasha 381 Clark, Nicholas 289 Clark, Tonya 328, 381 Clary, Nicholas 346 dayman, Lara 355 Clayton, Laurie 229, 327 Cleasby, Christine 381 Clem, Katie 311 Clemans, Jeremy 231, 328 Clement, Ryan 233 Cleveland, Tracy-Ann 271 Clevenstine, Margaret 314 Cline, Peter 288 Clinton, Hillary 132 Clock, Angela 225, 328 Cloud, Kathleen 301 Cloutier, Emily 253 Clowney, Josie 267 Cloyd, Emily 381 Clubine, Melissa 352 Clucke, Trevor 267 Coates, Brandi 256 Coates, John 231 Coatta, Daniel 263 Cobb, Elizabeth 301 Cobb, Nicole 255 Coble, Lydia 279 Coburn, Jeffrey 303 Cocariu, Dacia 364 Coen, Jessia 31 1 Coen, Jessica 310 Cohen, Adam 281 Cohen, Ananda 239 Cohen, Beth 282 Cohen, Celia 290 Cohen, Daniel 381 Cohen, Elizabeth 324 Cohen, Jaime 348 Cohen, Jordan 381 Cohen, Michael 381 Cohen, Rachel 301 Cohen, Robert 381 Cohen, Rotem 257 Cohen, Sevonne 300 Cohen, Shah 381 Cohen, Tracy 301 Cohen-Fraa de, Shoshana 239 Cohn, Lauren 382 Colarossi, Steve 303 Colbert, Cierra 239 Cole, Aaron-Ann 348 Cole, Catherine 335 Cole, Michael 288 Colello, Kimberly 346, 382 Coleman, Amanda 228, 348 Coleman, David 274, 303 Coleman, Jamie 301 Coleman, Karla 225 Coleman, Mary 352 Collazo, Anacelis 382 College Democrats 347 Collelo, Kim 343 Collier, Meghan 343 Collmo, Rachel 243 Collins, Courtney 255 Collins, Francis 66 Coltrain, Rosco 303 Combs, Erin 225, 227 Compton, Benjamin 280 Compulsive Lyres 355 Conard, Christy 261 Conlon, Erin 241 Connolly, Michael 247 Connor, Jessica 306 Constantine, Aimee 243 Constantine, Kristen 261 Conte, Krisin 276 Conti, Annelies 269 Conway, Margaret 239 Cook, Daniel 247, 356 Cook, Erin 337 Cook, Jill 301 Cook, Leslie 328 Cooke, Eli 257 Cooke, Jessica 270 Cookson, Jennifer 301, 355, 382 Cooney, Norah 300 Cooper, Benjamin 328 Cooper, Bethany 245 Cooper, Edie 287 Cooper, Elizabeth 231, 337 Cooper, Ellen 253, 334 Cooper, John 235, 360 Cooper, Lauren 301 Cooper, Maggie 382 Cooper, Rachele 360, 382 Cooper, Zachary 303 Cooper, Ziva 382 Cooperman, Janice 300 Cooperman, Lindsay 282 Copeland, Heather 382 Coplen, Joel 248 Coppens, Daniel 249, 334 Copron, Beth 320 Corcoran, Kevin 335, 353 Cordero, Jessica 269 Cornbleet, Amy 31 1 Cornell, Morgan 249 Cornish, Anthony 240 Correa, Kevin 281 Cortez, Marisa 323, 382 Coryell, Ryan 382 Coscione, Luciana 314 Cosnowski, Amy 228, 344 Cossairt, Travis 247 Costakes, Angela 306 Costello, Jason 303 Costello, Melissa 237 Cothran, Nora 363 Cotman, John 363 Cotrell, Christa 300 Cotter, David 241 Cotton, James 247 Couch, Ryan 295 Couch, Steven 255 Couillais, Tiffany 344 Coulter, Joanna 287 Courtney, Colleen 324 Cousino, Christopher 382 Couzens 269-271 Couzens Active Minority Ethnic Organization 331 Cova, Amy 344, 382 Cover, Joshua 303, 351 Covert, Julia 282 Cowell, Ryan 295 Cowles, Matthew 288 Cox, Charles 249 Cox, Elyssa 352 Cox, Morgan 257 Cox, Regina 361 Cox, Stephany 314 Coyle, Amy 382 Crabtree, Andy 251 Craft, Rana 358 Craig, Andrew 382 Craig, Andy 347 Cramer, Evan 382 Cramer, Kathryn 261, 314 Crammer, Jackie 279 Crandell, Angie 279 Crawford, Brian 382 Crawford, Jake 251 Crawford, Jeffrey 382,414 Creighton, Graham 257 Crettol, Kasey 223, 382 Crew, Men ' s 184 Crickenberger, Tim 382 Crimmins, Julie 339 Crimmons, Courtney 311 Critchell, Kathryn 233 Crite, Janel 225 Crockett, Devin 271 Cromas, Jared 382 Crone, Kate 334 Cronin, Eric 382 Crosby, Christine 261 Crosby, Valerie 261 Cross Country 166 Crotty, Jennifer 301 Crow, Richard 288 Crum, Jason 237 Crumpton, Abby 148 Cruz, Jeanette 382 A squirrel sits in the grass on Central Campus. The furry creatures could be seen out and about year-long, photo by Mike Cutri Cruz, Meliza 223 Csomos, Rebecca 382 Csonka, Lindsey 243 Cullen, Joshua 382 Cullen, Pete 382 Cullinane, Brian 33 Cummings, Angela 259 Cuneaz, Katy 259 Cunningham, Cori 19 Cunningham, Donielle 301 Cunningham, Lisa 360 Cunningham, Steven 253 Currier, Erin 382 Curtin, Jessica 345 Curtis, Jeremy 365 Curtis, Lacea 323 Curtis, Michael 331, 382 Curtis, Robert 348 Cushing, Colleen 324 Cushman, Robert 227 Cutri, Mike 367 Czuprenski, Melissa 251 Czuprenski, Sarah 259 Dababneh, Ala 239 Dabao, Shannon 382 Dabbouse, Nicole 301 Dacpano, Catherine 333 Dacunha, Fabio 257 Dacy, Kevin 363, 382 d ' Agostini, Natasha 227 Dahl, Erin 306, 355 Dahl, Thomas 257 Daigle, Evan 245 Dailey, Ranita 261 Dailey, Sommer 341 Dailey, Susan 31 1 Dakki, Jennifer 337 Dalai, Sahil 261 Dalezman, Sara 382 Dalin, Jonathan 382 Dall, Bruce 231 Dalsey, Liz 300 Daly, Ryan 233, 280 Dama, Kristen 327 Danah, Erin 223 Dance Marathon 342 Dancik, Brendan 382 Dancy, Adam 231 D ' Angelo, Chris 355 Daniel, Jamal 245 Daniel, Matthew 267 Daniel, Sherina 224 Dannemiller, Stephen 235 Daoud, Anna 256 Dardarian, Mary 247 Darin, Katherine 314 Dans, Christina 241 Darish, Justin 248 Das, Ranjit 257 Dash, Michelle 300 Dashairya, Rajiv 295 Dasika, Vaishno 324 Dault, Daniel 247 Dave, Christopher 253 Davidson, Christina 247 Davidson, Curtis 382 Davidson, Gerald 344 Davidson, Katherine 227 Davies, Richard 360 Davies, Sarah 306 Davis, Adrianne 239 Davis, Allyson 382 Davis, Andrea 279 Davis, Aqua-Raven 247, 382 Davis, Averil 255 Davis, Crystal 237 Davis, Elwood 251 Davis, Emily 265 Davis, Jennifer 265 Davis, Kara 255 Davis, Nathaniel 313, 351 Davis, Rebecca 223 Davis, Ryan 383 Davis, Samara 233 Davis, Stephanie 227 Davis, Todd 251 Index 437 Students play outside on the Diag in between classes. Centrally located on campus, the Diag was a popular meeting place for students. photo by Michelle Sohn Davis, Trevor 383 Dawson, Tamara 255 Dawson, Thomas 322 Day, Colleen 311 Day, Eric 251 Dazy, Kevin 296 Deal, Christina 314 Deal, Katie 300 Deal, Stephanie 314 Dean, Kristen 352 DeAngelis, Kelly 300 Deatrick, Kristopher 352 Deb, Antara 383 Deboer, Kara 229 DeBolski, Ryan 248 Debosch, Brian 383 DeBrecht, Amy 279 Debruin, Cortney 255 DeBuck, Michelle 352, 383 Debuysscher, Carlie 239 Dec, Brandon 241 DeCapua, Jennifer 225, 348 DeCarlo, Victoria 245 Decker, Lauren 363 Deckers, Melissa 383 DeDominicis, Nicole 279 Deeg, David 237 DeFosset, Nicole 311 DeFosset, Susan 31 1 Defouw, Lindsay 261 DeHaan, Nick 347 Dehr, Timothy 383 DeJonge, Dana 306 Dekalo, Oren 346 Dekovich, Matthew 383 DeKraker, Paul 347 DeLamarter, Eric 362 Delbridge, James 288 DelColle, Sandra 265, 337 DeLeeuw, Kirk 383 DeLeeuw, Tory 343 Deleon, Christine 256 DeLeon, Eleanor 383 438 Index DelGenio, James 228, 288 DeLind, Jody 383 Deline, Amy 271 Deline, Christopher 353 Delmedico, Michael 239, 289 DeLong, Erin 301 DeLorean, Mike 347 De Los Reyes, Andrew 255 DelPrete, Summer 323, 383 Delta Chi 288 Delta Delta Delta 301 Delta Gamma 314 Delta Kappa Epsilon 285 Delta Phi Epsilon 300 Delta Sigma Phi 313 Delta Sigma Theta 277 Delta Tau Delta 281 DelToro, Russell 252 Demas, Alyssa 301 Demashkieh, Maria 340 DeMatio, Sarah 235 Demeniuk, Christopher 289 Demorest, Melissa 328 Demske, Timothy 383 Demyanovich, Melissa 352 DeNardis, Ricky 365 Denault, Amy 348, 352, 383 DenBleyker, Katherine 239 DenBleyker, Katie 334 Deneau, Mary 223 Dengiz, Emily 306 DenHouter, Jon 73 Denker, Jason 383 Denner, Jim 348 Denning, Paul 251 Dennis, January 300 DeNooyer, Natalie 383 Densham, Brent 231 Densmore, Douglas 271 Denton, Kate 383 Deo, Anuja 327 Deogracias, Michael 235, 339 DePietro, Ryan 383 DePlonty, Sara 383 Der, Andrew 383 Derderian, Katelyn 60 Dernovskaya, Yuliya 245 Deronghe, Erin 261 Derr, Robert 383 Derro, Kristina 383 Derwich, Kristin 306, 354 Desai, Arti 235, 364 Desai, Reema 336, 383 Desana, Christopher 261 DeShazor, Leslie 336 DeSilva, Andrew 255, 339 DeSousa, Vanessa 324 DesParois, Valerie 237 Deuling, Sarah 256 Deutch, Gregory 362, 383 Deutsch, Danielle 257 Devlin, Alison 314 Devlin, Michael 383 Devree, Jennifer 265 DeVries, Chris 347 Dewaelsche, Lisa 243 Dewhurst, Marit 100 DeWitt, Andrew 241, 365 Dhar, Aanchal 348 Diaz-Luong, Daniel 216 Diaz-Merheb, Luis 239 DiCamitto, Dave 362 Dickmeyer, Marisa 247 Dickmeyer, Marissa 300 Dicks Janes 360 Diebert, Christopher 352 Diefenbach, Sarah 279 Diemer, Jeffrey 269 Diener, Rebecca 339, 383 Diepenhorst, Julie 261 Digirolamo, Joseph 288 Digirolamo, Lynn 383 Dilauro, Justin 289 Dillard, Daria 235 Dillon, Katherine 233 DiMaggio, Erin 227 Dimambro, Joseph 383 DiMaria, Robert 288 DiMario, Ross 284 Dimick, Ellenanne 287 Dimkoff, Amber 383 Dimos, Stephen 259 Dimusto, Paul 326 Dinatale, Nicole 357 Dines, Jay 383 Dingerson, Daniel 383 Dinner, Margaret 243 Dinstein, Gillian 383 Dionne, Stephanie 320, 343, 364 Dioso, Stefanie 237 Disner, Perrin 280 Ditonto, Tessa 267 Ditzik, Brent 227 Divgi, Ruhee 257 Diwan, Deepak 271 Dixon, Chad 360 Dixon, David 386 Dixon, Laurie 231 Dixon, Leah 228 Dixon, Mason 303 D ' Jaen, Miriam 300 Dmytrenw, Artem 249 Dobbs, Rachel 301 Dobies, Lauren 257 Dobies, Sarah 279 Dobkin, Kelly 311 Dobrusin, Nami 300 Dobryden, Paul 263 Docks, Adam 383 Doctoroff, Mica 239 Dodge, Amy 225, 347 Dodge, Cara 225, 347 Dodick, Todd 255, 281 Doerr, Nicole 265 Doettl, Melissa 352 Dolan, Tom 182 Doll, Sarah 314, 315 Dombrowski, Jennifer 237 Dominguez, Adrian 227 Domino, Erik 247 Dong, Jessica 227, 298 Donnay, Kristen 259 Donnelly, Mark 255 Donovan, John 253 Donovan, Michael 280 Dooley, Rachel 348 Doolin, Alison 225, 227, 337 Doolin, Allison 31 1 Doppelt, Brooke 282 Dorman, Michelle 290 Dorman, Monica 324, 328, 383 Dorman, Rachael 257, 311 Dorman, Scott 281, 383 Dorrell, Logan 239 Dorrow, Lorraine 300 Dorsey, Erica 386 Dorsten, Andrea 243 Doshi, Sachin 255 Doss, Iris 245 Douglass, Ian 386 Douma, Anne 276 Douma, Douglas 237 Dow, Jessica 29 Dow, Stephanie 347 Dowd, Foley 21 1 Dowdell, Erika 345 Downer, John 251, 356 Downing, Whitney 286, 287, 304 Downyok, Petaja 324, 328 Doyle, Colleen 348 Doyle, Jeffrey 232 Draeger, Dan 259 Dragolov, Stefan 47 Draper, Alana 247 Drath, Michael 322 Drayton, Tracey 361, 386 Dreifus, Gregory 257 Drell, Amy 282, 386 Drennen, Zachary 255 Drescher, Rachel 300 Drew, Deanna 386 Dreyfuss, Heather 324 Driansky, Jeremiah 267 Drinkall, Mark 329 Drinkall, Scott 329 Driscoll, Andrea 351 Driskill, Jennifer 1 1 5, 386 Driver, Emily 261, 306 Drogt, Emily 384, 386 Droste, Kathleen 386 Droz, Abby 227, 300 Droz, Keith 339 Druchniak, Brian 251 Drumgoole, Chris 249 D ' sa, Steven 364 D ' Souza, Jon 365 Dsouza, Kiran 340 D ' Souza, Victor 340 D ' Souza, Vinay 340, 348 Dua, Gaurav 386 Dua, Kapil 386 Dub, Nicole 239 Dube, Matthew 263 Dubey, Elizebeth 329 Dubid, Benjamin 249 Duboys, Eric 313 Duchateler, Eddie 251 Ducher, Christopher 352 Dudek, Joseph 237 Dudek, Mathew 288 Dudley, Erica 311 Dudnick, James 295, 386 Duerr, Christopher 386 Dueweke, Cortney 367 Duff, Franklin 323 Dugars, Monique 386 Duggan, Jason 281 Dujovski, Jaclyn 298 Dulany, Walter 235, 343 Dulberg, Leaat 227, 300 Dunbar, Curtis 235 Duncan, Adam 252 Duncan, Sara 301 Dunham, Cory 255 Dunham, Dru 312 Dunlap, Laura 279 Dunlap, Thomas 263 Dunlop, Nora 223 Dunworth, Kate 301 Duong, Hien 360 Dupay, Bradley 239, 321 Duprey, Chris 386 Duprez, Jen 214 Dupuis, Matthew 321 Dupuy, Danielle 336 Dupuy, Kara 247 Durham, Lisa 386 Durham, Nicole 251 Durham, Patrick 251 Durifoy, Jacquise 255 Durr, David 386 Duve, Patrick 351 Duzyj, Christina 344 Dwaihy, Veronica 257 Dworkin, Dan 355 Dworkin, Dena 306 Dwyer, Simeon 251 Dybek, Nick 109 Dyer, Eric 386 Dyer, Erica 348 Dykes, Laura 386 Dyme, Jeremy 303 Dzandu, Miriam 386 Dziedzic, Alyson 279 Dziekan, Dana 278, 386 Dzingle, Christina 265 Dziurlikowski, Joshua 280 Eaddy, Natasha 364 Eadie, Mark 353 Eakin, Kate 271 Early, Stephanie 352, 386 Easley, Rachel 251 East, Andrea 279 East Quad 233-239 Eaton, Charles 295 Eatroff, Adam 386 Eccles, Alicia 253 Eckel, Ashley 233 Eckhardt, Liesl 233 Ecklund, Karl 356, 386 Eddy, Sara 340, 386 Edelson, Jeremy 213 Edelstein, Elizabeth 300 Ediilo, Neil 346 Edison, Laura 386 Edje, Marietsa 253 Edmunds, Jonathan 233 Edwards, Carly 348 Edwards, Julie 336 Edwards, Lisa 251 Edwin, Nicholas 365 Efron, Jonathan 386 Efros, Stacey 261 Egan, Kevin 339 Eggly, Kathryn 225 Ehland, Jen 88 Ehrenberger, Anne 329 Ehrhart, Benjamin 386 Eichenberg, Nicole 251 Eichenhorn, Carolyn 342 Eichinge, Daniel 386 Eidietis, Laura 351 Eidietis, Nicholas 386 Eikenberry, Jill 121 Einhorn, Jessica 290 Einsidler, Rachel 300, 386 Eisen, Danielle 386 Eisen, Joanna 300 Eisenberg, Joel 344 Eisenberg, Lesley 386 Eisenmann, Nicole 245 Eisenstat, Brooke 300 Eisenstein, Louis 253 Eisman, Kristen 300 EI-Essawi, Dina 323 Elbanna, Noha 227 Electronic Dance Coalition 340 Elenbaas, Allison 233 Elgammal, Ahmed 231 Elgart, David 313 Elgin, Sarah 279 Elizondo, Jennifer 255 Elkins, Vernon 288 Elliott, Whitney 239 Ellish, Matt 259 Ellison, Farrah 386 Ellison, Lauren 235 Ellison, Nila 237 Ellison, Sara 282 Ellman, Michael 324 Elmore, Jessica 229 Elsesser, Laura 227 Elsesser, Mark 339 Elwood, David 271 Ely, Paul 198 Emerson, Dave 322 Emerson, Nathan 386 Emick, Karen 360 Emmer, Brian 289 Encompass 336 Endelman, Brett 357, 387 Eng, Jennifer 234, 261 Engel, Amanda 241 Enlow, Kristofer 387 Enmark, Taylor 261 Enroth, Carl 184, 387 Eom, Ui-Jung 223 Epstein, Adam 387 Epstein, Naomi 300 Epstein, Rachel 290 Erdmann, Ashley 356 Erez, Amir 387 Erickson, Amanda 233 Erickson, Max 348 Erickson, Teresa 340, 387 Erlandson, Erika 339 Erman, Alyse 235, 348 Ermanni, Ryan 387 Eron, Amanda 267 Erust, Niki 362 Ervin, Artesha 271 Ervin, Mary 223 Esch, Annette 225 Eskew, Pete 259 Eskinazi, Aimee 301 Esper, Andrew 233 Espinosa, Maria 239 Esquer, Francisco 295 Essad, Abra 257, 301 Estella, Sarah 259 Estes, Andrew 255 Estigarrisia, Mariel 387 Estrada, Rachel 110, 245, 300 Ethington, Lanaya 349, 363 Ettinger, Sarah 255, 282 Etue, Brenden 288 Etue, Devon 387 Eule, David 255 Evangelista, Jose 387 Evans, Jason 245 Evans, Kendal 300 Evans, Winchelle 269 Everett, Jeffery 352 Evrard, Alexandre 247 Ewald, Theresa 237 Ewegoemi, Lenora 231 Ewers, John 295 Ewing, Lee 239 Exner, Bradley 281 Exner, Laura 346 Eyre, Kathryn 298 Fahrer, Derek 257, 289 Fairchild, Margaret 223 Fairweather, Joseph 339 Fairweather, Rebecca 244 Fajuri, Gabe 387 Fakhri, Talib 346 Falk, Ann 387 Falk, Dahlia 311 Falkowska, Anna 249 Fan, Chin 387 Faneuil, Ari 288, 387 Fang, Lawrence 269 Fanton, Daniel 288 Farber, Daniella 387 Farber, Jodi 282 Fard, Arirash 284 Fareed, Lara 279 Farina, Michael 348 Farkas, Elissa 290 Farkis, Jannon 253 Farney, Jennifer 345 Farrand, Brooke 257 Farrar, Brian 312 Farrell, Michelle 229 Farren, Martin 233 Farrer, Erin 337 Farzana, Rumana 387 Faulkner, Sarah 31 1 Faust, Destiny 269 Faust, Randall 241 Faust, Randy 365 Favre, David 339 Fayer, Bradley 239 Fayette, Diane 229 Fecek, Jennifer 261 Fecfeau, Christopher 253 Feddes, Jane 243 Fedewa, Stacey 228 Fedoriw, Larysa 41 Fedrigo, Marcella 259 Fedrigo, Monica 387 Feeley, Katie 364 Feeney, Robert 288 Feeny, Bridget 301 Feferman, Rebecca 282 Feigenbaum, Jon 280, 387 Fein, Kathleen 352 Feinberg, Alan 387 Feisel, Thomas 251 Fejedelem, Kendra 387 Feldbaum, Victor 365 Feldkamp, Thomas 231 Feldman, Eric 347 Feldman, Heath 336 Feldman, Jonathan 387 Feldman, Katie 300 Feldman, Lauren 257 Feldner, Jacqueline 298, 346 Feldpausch, Nicole 363, 387 Feliciano, Rebecca 306 Fell, Shayna 301 Feminists Unite 351 Fencing Club 339 Fenkell, Jane 301 Fenner, Cara 387 Fenster, Hannah 239 Fenton, David 387 Fenton, Jacob 368 Fenton, Sara 287 Ferenez, Sarah 301 Ferguson, Brett 331 Ferguson, Lisa 245 Ferguson, Michael 251 Ferguson, Micheala 253 Ferguson, Shana 271 Ferguson, Tara 387 Fernandez, Chad 312 Fernandez, Corey 312 Fernandez, Elizabeth 387 Ferrerira, Nicholas 248 Ferries, Lindsey 257 Fetters, Frank 253 Fiedler, Brent 365 Field Hockey 150 Field, Kevin 365 Fielding, Derek 387 Fienman, Adam 387 Fierens, Rebecca 351 Fiesler, Robert 288 58 Greene 333 Figura, Emily 290 Figurski, Jay 280, 387 Filiberto, Taryn 387 Filstrup, Lua 336 Filter, Alicia 269 Finch, Erin 225, 300 Fincher, Lilly 34 Findley, Elizabeth 387 Fine, Joanna 261, 300 Finkbeiner, Stacy 257 Finkbinder, Emily 301 Finley, Adam 231 Finn, Andrew 257 Finney, James 355, 365 Finney, Sarah 276 Fino, Gregory 289 Finzel, Torre 253 Fiorani, Graham 245 Firestone, Sara 282 Fischbach, Justin 235 Fischer, Adam 281 Fish, Jen 368 Fisher, Alison 387 Fisher, Erin 30, 45 Fisher, Jane 253,311 Fisher, Jennifer 91 Fisher, Kim 282 Fisher, Matthew 261 Fisher, Pamela 301 Fisher, Patrick 280 Fisher, Rachel 223 Fisher, Sarah 279, 387 Fisher, Seth 288 Fishman, Aaron 289, 296 Fishman, Adam 296 Fishman, Jared 387 Fishman, Joshua 351 Fishman, Marty 267 Fisk, Jennifer 346, 356 Fitzgerald, Nora 243 Fitzpatrick, Kelly 227 Flambury, Mariela 387 Flanagin, Brody 364 Flaunter, Krisztian 365 Fleis, Melissa 301 Fleish, Rachel 282 Fleishman, Marissa 388 Fleming, Meredith 255 Fletcher 255 Fletcher, Angela 356, 388 Fletcher, Jane 239 Flink, Amy 347 Flink, Susie 356, 388 Floering, Brad 253 Flores, Natalia 337 Floreske, Fara 233 Florip, Daniel 259 Florka, Amy 300 Florsheim, Jenny 290 Flowers, Shannon 225, 353 Floyd, Jennifer 241 Floyd, Mallory 271, 388 Fluhart, Stacey 261 Flynn, Brooke 306 Flynn, Megan 243 Fogel, Jeremy 388 Foley, Chris 388 Foley, Kathryn 344, 360, 388 Foley, Nicholas 281 Folk, Michelle 388 Fong, Jennifer 227 Fons, Kelly 233, 314 Fontana, Katherine 235 Foo, Siew 388 Football 158-165 Foran, Patrick 388 Ford, Frederick 249 Ford, Gerald 122 Ford, Gisele 388 Ford, Joanna 301, 364 Ford, Lindsay 227 Formas, Catherine 271 Forney, Adam 247 Fors, Cesay 252 Forst, Erica 357 Forster, Nathan 331 Forster, Sarah 261 Forsythe, Matthew 248 Fortner, Michael 289 Fortunate, Edward 281 Forward, Clark 210 Fosnacht, Kevin 237, 344 Foster, Alicia 323 Foster, Andrew 288 Foster, Chereese 244 Foster, Drew 324 Foster, Elizabeth 388 Foster, Jason 340 Foster, Kate 314 Foster, Terry 352 Foster, William 265 Foust, Jennifer 388 Fouts, Katherine 306 Fowler, Steven 255 Fox, Lindsay 239, 314 Fox, Mark 235 Fox, Michael 143 Fraizer, Bradley 249 Frame, Simone 388 Francescutti, Mark 388 Francis, April 34, 282 Francis, Katie 253, 261 Frank, Dara 282, 283 Frank, Jason 289, 388 Frank, Jocelyn 245 Franke, Elizabeth 227, 314 Frankel, Mark 339 Frankfort, Peter 346, 388 Franklin, Olivia 269 Franklin, Sedika 269, 331 Frankstein, Olga 239 Frantom, David 388 Frass, Kristen 300 Fraternali, Gina 247 Fraumann, Robert 388 Freed, Erica 290 Freedman, Lauren 36 Freeman, Erica 355, 388 Freeman, Heather 237 Freeman, Melissa 300 Frehsee, Nicole 282 Freidman, Amy 388 Freidman, Natalie 300 Freilich, Becky 290 Freimuth, Elise 334 Freiwald, Edward 280 French, Monique 306 French, Ryan 388 Freshwatere, Carla 31 1 Fretter, Nicole 261, 287 Freund, Toby 360 Frey, Brent 252 Frey, Jennifer 343 Friday, Shawn 72 Friedberg, Debbie 290 Friedland, Lindsay 301 Friedman, Amy 344 Friedman, Brooke 388 Friedman, Courtney 290 Friedman, Deborah 388 Friedman, Emily 282 Friedman, Erica 235 Friedman, Gillian 301 Friedman, Taryn 388 Friemann, Caitlin 306 Friend, Barrie 388 Friend, Jane 287, 364 Friend, Rachel 320 Frinkle, Leigh 223 Frishman, Michael 388 Fritsch, Amy 388 Fronzoni, April 151 Frost, Lea 337, 388 Frostick, Alicia 353 Frumin, Beth 388 Frumkin, Jacob 313 Frushour, Casey 433 Fry, Carolyn 276, 355 Fry, Falyne 239 Frye, Christopher 235 Frye, Raquel 235 Fu, Ping 224 Fu, Shana 251 Fugate, Howie 362 Fujimoto, Marco 249 Fujita, Masaya 388 Fujiwara, Sarah 223 Fuller, Stephen 263 Fulton, Ross 233 Fung, Andrew 249 Fung, Dennis 360 Fung, Joey 225 Fung, May 223 Funk, Catherine 261, 301 Funke, Julie 346, 388 Funt, Joseph 328 Fuqua, Megan 344 Furga, Olga 227 Futterman, Chari 290 Gabay-Swanston, Leslie 227 Gabbai, Estee 300 Gabrail, Paul 271 Gabriel, Lauren 282 Gac, Kristen 225 Gaffey, Kim 282, 388 Gagnet, Ellen 357 Gagnier, Melissa 267 Gagnon, Geoff 368, 369 Gagnon, Megan 388 Gahm, Sarah 388 Gaisey, Robert 252 Gajda, Annette 261 Gal, Justin 362 Galante, Vincent 295 Gale, Liz 311 Gallagher, Scott 312 Gallanter, Hillary 300 Gallas, Andrew 255 Gallerstein, Mike 312 Gallo, Angela 229 Gallo, Lindsey 265 Galvin, Erin 263, 306 Gambill, Lindsey 389 Gamma Phi Beta 276 Gandara, Olivia 389 Gandee, Sonny 288 Gandhi, Kinual 233 Gandy, Stephanie 207 Index 439 Ganey, Samantha 279, 389 Gannet, Mark 263 Gannon, Kelli 151 Cantos, Danielle 279 Ganz, Diana 247 Gao, Weiwing 265 Garbacik, Michael 251, 313 Garbuzov, Leonid 229 Garchow, Laura 327, 389 Garci, Alex 389 Garcia, Christian 120 Garcia, Daniela 389 Garcia, Sheena 259 Garcia, Sylvia 233 Garcy, Allie 290 Gardiner, John 280 Gardner, Amanda 389 Gardner, Erin 261 Gardner, Nicole 267 Gardner, Roland 269 Gardner, Tracy 389 Garfinkle, Barry 389 Gargoyle Magazine 321 Garner, Rachel 314, 315 Garnsey, Heather 239 Garrels, Chris 255 Garrett, Joy 351 Garrett, Mark 345 Garrison, Aimee 298 Garry, Lauren 314 Garson, Brett 312 Gartner, Joseph 312 Gary, James 280 Gary, Nicole 341 Garza, Edgar 271 Garza, Gregory 389 Gaschob, Nicole 224 Gasparovich, Lindsy 389 Gates, Jennifer 225 Gates, Michael 342, 389 Gatewood, Danielle 326 Gau, Joanna 225 Gaughan, John 363 Gauldin, Schimica 389 Gaviglio, John 389 Gawlik, Nicole 227, 311 Gawne, Nina 351 Gawronska, Daria 389 Gay, Jessica 279 Gay, Kristen 223 Gaynor, Allison 225 Gearhardt, Ashley 249, 298 Geary, Kevin 320 Gedeon, Oleg 236 Geelhoed, Megan 337 Geers, Brent 235, 389 Gehani, Rashmi 265 Gehrls, Rachel 389 Geier, Erica 225 Geiger, Rebekah 389 Gelaya, Ray 303 Cell, Katharine 233 440 Index Genser, Andrew 257, 288 George, Rebecca 239 Gerben, Christopher 335, 389 Gerber, Brooke 279, 345 Gerber, Michelle 290 Gerber, Timothy 313 Gerbers, Matt 389 Germain, Jessica 255, 314 German, Matt 296 Gerrish, Sean 265 Gershoni, Ron 389 Gerson, Daniela 301 Gerteisen, Jennifer 228 Gertsmark, Becca 282 Gessford, Matthew 352 Getz, Allison 389 Gewertz, Samantha 298 Ghang, Yohan 320 Ghermay, Rahula 364 Giachino, Theresa 301 Gian, Meghan 389 Gian, Rebecca 352 Gibbons, Karen 279 Gibbons, Matthew 267 Gibbs, Lauren 342, 389 Gibbs, Theda 263 Gibson, Mary 389 Gibson, Noah 324 Gietzen, Melissa 223 Gifford, Ian 241 Gifford, Robert 340, 389 Gilbert, Jason 269, 313 Gilbertson, Richard 288 Gildea, Erin 311 Gilgenbach, Matthew 241 Gill, Alex 34, 300 Gill, Brittan 252 Gillespie, Carolyn 258 Gillespie, Tara 301 Gillett, Lincoln 354, 355, 365 Gillis, Kimberly 245 Gillman, Rachel 300 Gilmer, Rhonda 229 Gilzow, Katherine 235 Gimbel, Michael 235 Gimble 336 Gimenez, Alicia 88 Ginyard-Potts, Tiffany 271 Gipprich, Tamara 348 Girard, Natalie 225, 301 Giridharadas, Anand 239 Giska, Mark 348 Givens, Alden 263 Giwe, Karl 231 Giza, Sarah 389 Gladden, Aron 248 Gladney, Amber 389 Gladney, Ryan 255 Glashausser, Allegra 320 Glass, Abigail 389 Glassel, Dana 300 Glasser, Jason 281 Classman, Jill 290 Glaza, Julie 368 Gleason, Brian 253 Glee Club, Men ' s 365 Glee Club, Women ' s 337 Gleicher, Jonathan 263 Glenn, Katrina 271, 389 Glenn, Liz 311 Click, Kathryn 336 Click, Matthew 235 Glick, Shoshana 233 Glickman, Joshua 280 Glikman, Jeffrey 271 Gliniecki, Candice 352 Glionna, Joseph 255 Glorioso, Christin 339 Glory Phi God 341 Glover, Janette 233 Gluck, Andrew 255 Goad, Jennifer 256, 356 Goble, Justin 389 Goddard, Terri 300 Goddeens, Charles 233 Goddeyne, Matthieu 263 Goe, Michele 353 Goebel, Brian 313 Goel, Rohit 322 Goeman, Andrea 225 Goeman, Bill 365 Goeman, Robin 239 Goetz, Darren 349 Goetz, Stephen 237 Gohel, Nikita 245, 298 Goich, Sara 389 Goitleib, Mara 300 Golanty, David 257 Golaszewski, Andrew 257 Gold, Aron 255 Gold, Bonnie 367, 389 Gold, Carly 255 Gold, Karrie 300 Goldberg, Adam 313 Goldberg, Aly 282 Goldberg, Dana 343, 389 Goldberg, Jaime 389 Goldberg, Jeff 392 Goldberg, Jessica 300 Goldberg, Lindsay 200 Goldberg, Robyn 245 Goldberg, Sara 71 Goldblatt, Hayden 80 Golden Key 343 Golden, Mary 300 Goldenberg, Matthew 344 Goldfarb, Mark 351 Goldfein, Sarah 392 Goldman, Ban 392 Goldman, Benjamin 237 Goldman, Kim 360 Goldsmith, Meryl 300 Goldsmith, Rachel 323, 364 Goldstein, Becca 300 Goldstein, Becky 290 Goldstein, Beth 301 Goldstein, Brian 392 Goldstein, Chad 235 Goldstein, Suzi 290 Goldwasser, Jayme 290 Golematis, Georgianna 314 Goleski, Patrick 340 Golf, Men ' s 174 Golf, Women ' s 192 Golobish, Matthew 281 Gomez, Saul 245 Gonda, Julianne 31 1 Gonik, liana 392 Gontovnik, Tamar 243 Gonzalez-Padron, Melissa 328 Goo, Leslie 245 Goodhart, Ross 344, 346 Goodman, Aaron 233 Goodman, Eric 288 Goodman, Jodi 344 Goodman, Jordan 384, 392 Goodman, Laura 31 1 Goodman, Rebecca 282 Goodman, Tonya 227 Goodreau, Danielle 298 Goodridge, Kyle 351 Goodsell, Sarah 392 Goodspeed, Robert 249, 345 Gopoian, Nicole 29, 310, 311 Gopwani, Jewel 349 Gopwani, Priya 364 Gorden, Rob 75 Gordon, Jenna 300 Gordon, Kelli 324 Gordon, Lisa 255 Gordon, Marcia 392 Gordon, Richard 392 Gore, Al 112, 122, 130 Goris, Melissa 243 Gorkin, Andrea 392 Gorman, Ashley 300 Gorman, Thomas 227 Gorog, Antonia 351 Gorosh, Loren 237 Gorrepati, Rajendra 247 Gorski, David 302, 303 Goske, Janet 223 Goske, Jessica 229, 311 Goss, Danielle 282 Goss, Michael 322 Gossain, Anuja 322, 392 Gosselin, Julie 227, 325 Gossiaux, Douglas 351 Gotfredson, Michael 392 Gottheim, Eve 229, 282 Gottlieb, Jason 231 Gougherty, Brian 237 Goulart, Jared 95, 245 Gould, Harper 276, 392 Gourvitz, Ari 392 Goutman, Julie 300 Govindaluri, Bharat 322 Gowell, Jamie 323 Goyal, Kush 289, 342, 348, 392 Grabinski, Michael 392 Grady, Sara 241, 337 Grady, Suzanne 328 Graef, Martina 256 Grafstrom, Brian 328 Graham, Carrie 243 Gralke, Chris 253 Gramann, Gregory 237 Gramenos, James 392 Gramling, Adam 392 Grand, Alayna 282 Grandinett, David 392 Grandon, Peter 313, 392 Granet, Lindsay 290 Granger, Christine 343 Grant, Alan 392 Grant, Carl 257 Grant, Gregory 229 Grant, Jeffrey 229 Grass, Michael 368 Gratrix, Robin 223 Gratson, Jason 362 Grattan, Bryan 303 Gratz, Lynne 243 Grau, Meghan 352 Grauman, Alyssa 392 Graveel, Marie 392 Graves, Gregory 248 Graves, Holly 301 Gray, Carol 239 Gray, Jesse 281 Gray, Kevin 257 Gray, Stephen 364 Gray, William 285 Graziano, Vito 312 Greashaber, Nicholas 392 Grebitus, Lindsey 314 Grech, Suzanne 227 Greditor, Jenna 290 Green, Brooke 290 Green, Caleb 263 Green, Dan 249 Green, Jennefer 392 Green, Jessica 392 Green, Wilson 231 Greenbaum, Julie 367, 392 Greenberger, Abby 290 Greenberger, Marcy 309, 392 Greenblatt, Lisa 255, 290 Greenblatt, Mindy 340, 392 Greenburger, Marcy 306, 309 Greene, Julie 282 Greene, Landon 360 Greene, Sarah 342 Greenlee, Lauren 279, 339, 392 Greenspan, Stacey 392 Greer, Rachel 306 Gregg, Katherine 31 1 Gregory, Adam 235, 245 Gregory, Caroline 169, 372, 392 Gregory, Cheryl 287 Gregory, Jeffrey 251 Grekin, Sarah 301 Greschaw, Amy 247 Gress, Dustin 235 Gribben, Emily 324 Grice, Jonathan 392 Griebel, Leah 233 Griee, Corey 245 Grieser, Jessica 352 Griffin, Asia 224 Griffin, Herman 289 Griffin, John 359 Griffin, Kyndra 392 Griffin, Laura 392 Griffin, Sean 289 Griffin, Shannon 307, 393 Griffin, Stacie 261 Griffin, Tim 303 Grijaha, Christopher 353 Grikschat, Steve 266 Grimes, Michael 393 Grimm, Julie 223 Grimmer, Christopher 348 Grimmer, Sarah 279 Grimmett, Benjamin 281 Grisoni, Thomas 240 Groat, Catherine 239 Grocholski, Nicholas 255 Groesser, Brian 231 Gromek, Lynn 223 Gronseth, Laura 393 Groom, Dominica 267 Groot, Jillian 298 Gross, Adam 393 Gross, Jeffrey 267 Gross, Jillian 393 Gross, Ken 351 Gross, Robert 233 Grossfeld, Doug 393 Grossman, Derek 328 Grossman, Erica 237 Grossman, Jacob 321 Grossman, Laura 298 Grove, Andrew 303 Grow, Adam 351 Gruber, Lindsey 287, 393 Grude, Amy 348 Gruebner, Corinne 235, 344 Gruebner, Meghan 235, 344 Gruits, Jennifer 261, 393 Grumbine, Charles 249 Grygotis, Timothy 393 Gryniewicz, Leslie 352 Grysiewicz, Rebecca 393 Grzechowiak, Stephen 393 Guccione, Amanda 301 Gudipaty, Krish 322 Gudritz, Lauren 348 Guernsey, Thomas 352 Guess, Amber 53 Guffey, Patrick 271 Guiborg, Nicole 301 Guice, Dominique 255 Guido, Catherine 314 Guidotti, Leslie 364 Guidugli, Kaye 251 Guigelaar, Emily 235 Guipe, David 393 Guirguis, Sherry 364, 393 Gulati, Kush 247 Gullapalli, Kalyan 289 Gumerson, Jessica 279 Guminski, Kara 337 Gumora, Jessica 227 Gunderson, Alan 288 Gunderson, Trevor 320 Gunther, Alexandra 306, 308, 309, 393 Guntur, Pavani 276 Guo, Kimberly 348 Gupta, Aditya 229 Gupta, Anita 348 Gupta, Anu 271 Gupta, Ishita 227 Gupta, Jason 346 Gupta, Neha 223 Gupta, Nitin 265 Gupta, Reena 306 Gupta, Sarika 335 Gupta, Sarika 340 Gupta, Vishal 365 Guttman, Michael 86, 313, 335 Guzman, Galzuinda 233 Guzzardo, Amber 348 Gymnastics, Men ' s 216 Gymnastics, Women ' s 218 H Ha, Vicki 393 Haack, Gary 285 Haack, Sara 239 Haag, Ryan 313 Haar, Alison 269 Haar, Timothy 285 Haase, Erin 255 Habbouche, Joseph 393 Habekovic, Vanja 393 Hach, Kelly 247 Hackett, Cheryl 286 Hackney, Branden 269 Haddad, Lior 393 Haddock, Irene 255 Hadeed, Marianne 259 Hadwin, Jeff 362 Haffner, Arielle 290 Haffner, Richard 393 Hag, Maleeha 344 Hagar, Annie 251 Hage, Siafa 345 Hagerman, Kasey 255 Hages, Missy 311 Haggins, Danielle 229 Haghgooie, Ramin 365 Hagopian, Jennifer 261 Haile, Martha 255, 364 Hajiyerou, Maria 344 Halajian, Elise 364 Halajian, Jared 368, 393 Halbeisen, Anna 231 Halbert, Greta 269 Hale, Jessica 300 Hale, Lauryn 269, 331 Hales, Sage 239 Haley, Colleen 351 Haley, Kathleen 351 Haley, Shannon 238 Halfen, Lisa 393 Halfmann, Anne 243 Halifax, Carol 393 Halim, Louisa 332 Hall, Alicia 247 Hall, Candice 306 Hall, Elizabeth 287 Hall, Erik 257 Hall, Jason 362 Hall, Nathan 251 Hall, Pascal 289 Hall, Sarah 257 Hall, Scott 346, 393 Hall, Shana 346 Hall, Stacey 300, 363, 393 Haller, Lisa 256, 356 Halloin, Tony 365 Halper, Michael 393 Halpern, David 393 Halpern, Pamela 301 Halpern, Simon 281 Halpin, Marie 393 Hamadey, Gina 27, 393 Hamaguchi, Tomoko 359 Hamdem, Dominic 393 Hamilton, John 312 Hamilton, Katherine 393 Hamilton, Philip 393 Hammer, Christine 227, 328 Hammer, Matt 252 Hammerberg, Kristopher 240 Hammond, Kurt 358 Hammond, Lisa 333 Hammond, Paul 255 Han, Julie 335, 346 Hand, Jason 352 Handler, Jenny 300 Handley, Beth 393 Handzlik, Elizabeth 393 Hang, Sungyoon 235 Hanker, Kelly 301 Hann, Gillian 255 Hanna, Jeffrey 255, 362 Hannan, Kevin 60 Hannan, Maura 60 Hasse, Rebecca 314 Hannon, Jonathan 363 Hasselbarth, Carl Hanold, Ryan 393 269, 346 Hanrihar, Meagan 279 Hatch, Kristin 327 Hansen, Josh 347 Hatch, Richard 142 Hansen, Malik 253 Hatcher, Christina 235 Hanshaw, Okera 364 Hatcher, Ryan 233, 280 Hansler, An 237 Hatfield, Amy 225 Hanson, Justin 296 Hathaway, Susanna 351 Hapke, Mark 351 Hatt, Chuck 249 Haque, Rajiv 255 Hatty, Eric 280 Hara, Namiko 322 Hauk, Elama 228 Haraburda, Emily 314 Haven, Brianne Harbach, Eric 281 345, 394 Harbay, Julie 393 Haven, Geoffrey 237 Harbor, Jessica 245 Havens, David 364 Harden, Tiffany 394 Haverkate, Julie 337 Hardin, Niya 394 Hawblitz, Jennifer 233 Hardin, Raechael 255 Hawkins, Brent 360 Harding, Eric 267, 336 Hawley, Melissa Harding, Lindsay 233, 314 243, 363 Hawtamaki, Bret 261 Hardy, Matthew 241 Hayden, lystra 239 Hardy, Shawn 394 Hayes, Gregory 345 Harfort, Kelly 311 Hayes, Maggie 279 Hargrave, Gregory 233 Hayes, Margaret 261 Hargrow, Norma 245 Hayes, Megan Hari, Courtney 394 225, 301 Hark, Cheryl 247 Hayes, Robert 303 Harmatz, Melanie 394 Hayes, Scott 1 74 Harms, Marty 296 Haynes, Catherine 394 Harold, Toi 341 Haynes, Dhyana 223 Harper, Lauren Haynes, Elizabeth 301, 348 323, 334 Harrer, Kristen 344 Haynes, Galen 360 Harrington, Andrew Haynes, Michele 301 237 Hazargian, Christina Harrington, Tawni 346 314 Harris, Alicia 277, 394 Head, Danielle 394 Harris, Emily 237, 356 Head, Julia 259 Harris, Jason 239, 289 Heap, Larissa 333 Harris, Jeremy 253 Hearing Impaired Harris, Melissa Student Organi- 254, 300 zation 350 Harris, Mitchell 257 Heath, Jason 394 Harris, Reed 312 Heck, Tracy Harris, Ronen 312 225, 227, 394 Harris, Rorujorona 225 Hecker, Kathryn 239 Harris, Ryan 303 Heckler, Adrienne 229 Harrison, Sally Hedlund, Laura 364 306, 345, 394 Hedlund, Melissa 249 Harrity, Casey 247 Heeren, Nathaniel 289 Hart, Brooke 214 Heffernan, Thomas 394 Hart, Thaddeus 249 Heger, Monica 351 Harter, Susan 239 Hegwood, Brent 365 Hartgrove, Lindsey 253 Heidenescher, Sara 249 Hartman, Erinn 394 Heidrich, Shannon 261 Hartman, Joshua 394 Heinold, Kurt 261 Hartmann, Anne 394 Heinrichs, Nathaniel Hartoin, Julie 348 267, 394 Harton, Heather 300 Heintz, Carey 346 Hartshorn, Stephanie Heisler, Nathaniel 394 344, 360, 394 Helen Newberry Hartstein, Adam 257 223-225 Harvey, April 253 Heleniak, Steven 231 Harvey, David 267 Helfant, Eryn 301 Haselschwerdt, Stephen Helfman, Deborah 253 309, 394 Haslip, Tyronda 394 Hella, Bryce 300 Hasse, Janel 256 Heller, Risa 394 Hasse, Meredith 243 Heller, Samantha 394 Helm, Louis 237 Hemberg, Bryan 313 Hemmati, Sarah 346 Hence, Deanna 353 Hendershot, Sarah 394 Henderson, Canethia 269 Henderson, Jason 394 Hendrick, Keikoanne 236 Hendrickson, Paula 314 Hendrie, Andrew 288 Henlotter, Kimberly 394 Hennessy, Joseph 289 Henning, Adam 280 Henretty, Aubrey 255 Henry, Antonia 336 Henry, Claudia 31 1 Henry, Meret 364 Henry, Shelby 265 Hensel, Eric 231 Hensel, Jacob 394 Hensley, Jessica 249 Henson, Drew 162, 164, 190 Hentkowski, Kathryn 243 Herbert, Derek 249 Herbst, Ben 362 Herbst, Kenneth 269 Herbst, Michael 240 Herbstman, Diane 300 Herek, Elizabeth 306 Herman, Rachel 253 Hermann, Julie 394 Hernandez, Luzelena 271 Hernandez, Matthew 288 Hernandez, Steven 227 Herrera, Amiel 312 Herrera, Robert 249, 367, 394 Herrera, Roselle 394 Herrick, Halie 394 Herrity, Kyle 249 Hersch, Hillary 301 Herstek, Michael 295 Herta, Katie 243 Herzog, Amy 320 Herzog, Andrea 326, 394 Hesch, Lora 342 Hesford, David 240, 394 Hess, Jeff 362 Hester, Diana 329 Heswood, Brent 251 Hetzel-Gaynor, Jenni 279 Heuermann, Amanda 228 Heuwinkel, Kristine 300 Hewell, Kristen 255 Heying, Heather 351 Heymer, Ben 248 Hiatt, Kate 235 Hickey, Jennifer 394 Hicks, Heather 236 Hicks, Ryan 394 Hidaka, Ami 346 Hiddema, John 289 Hiett, David 395 Higgins, Jessica 269 High, Jessica 351 Hilburger, Gretchen 244 Hilger, Becky 276 Hill, Aaron 365 Hill, Adam 313 Hill, Jeffery 243 Hill, Robert 229 Hill, Shane 259, 320 Hillen, Tiffany 395 Miller, Curtis 243 Hillman, Alyssa 340 Hilss, Adam 231 Hilton, Corey 236 Hines, Rachael 227, 311 Hinman, Amy 229 Hinshaw, Paul 231 Hiramaner, Ruby 231 Two students study together on the weekend. While some students preferred studying in one of the University ' s libraries, others chose alternate locations like coffee shops, photo by Michelle Sohn Index 441 Hirasawa, Robert 339 Hirons, Matthew 395 Hirsch, Rebecca 290 Hirsch, Richard 255 Hirshfeld, Erica 261, 301 Hirzimunek, Rubby 287 Hitchcock, Andrew 395 Hitchin, Danielle 306, 395 Hlavaty, Bryan 281 Ho, Chia 269 Ho, Jessica 287 Ho, Jill 249 Ho, Johnathan 247 Ho, Lin 332 Ho, Mike 360 Ho, Ronnie 360 Hobbs, John 255 Hobbs, Stephanie 279 Hobrla, Travis 249 Hobson, Amanda 352, 395 Hobson, Jenny 34 Hobson, Kristy 395 Hockenberg, Benjamin 395 Hocking, Sara 249 Hodges, Barbara 348 Hodges, Janet 334, 395 Hodges, Jordan 348 Hodges, Mark 245 Hoff, Jessica 351 Hoffman, Lindsey 301 Hoffman, Mark 395 Hoffman, Robyn 261, 282 Hoffman, Stephen 241 Hofmeister, Karen 351, 395 Hojnowski, Mary 261,287 Holcman, Dana 279, 320 Holcomb, Daniel 281 Holden, Elizabeth 343 Holden, Jason 259 Holden, Kathryn 233, 337 Holladay, Laura 395 Holland, Carolyn 395 Holland, Shana 233 Hollander, Jessica 237 Hollander-Urbach, Adam 263 Hollar, Christy 237 Holle, Scott 285 Hollenback, Christina 359 Hollenbeck, Zoe 395 Holleran, Sean 365 Holloway, Hillary 351 Holmeister, Casey 296 Holmes, Andrew 352, 395 Holmes, Quentin 395 Holmes, Ryan 241 Holoweski, Cooper 229 Hoist, Ann 311 Holt, Gregory 395 Holwerda, Stephen 239 Hommer, Jon 367 Honer, Molly 395 Hong, Christopher 247 Hong, Heejung 249 Hong, Jenny 300 Hong, Mina 364 Hooks, Kevin 239 Hooper, Andrew 395 Hooper, Lauren 247 Hoover, Matthew 356 Hopcian, Amy 223, 311 Hopker, Erin 324, 395 Hopkins, Amanda 359 Hoppe, Jessica 395 Hopper, Nicole 395 Hopwood, Nicholas 395 Horger, Chris 65 Horlick, Ellen 395 Hormozi, Shirin 336 Horn, David 267 One of the University ' s auditoriums, the Power Center stands majestically across from Rackham. In the spring, the facility hosted the Royal Shakespeare Company. photo by Susan Chalmers Horner, Matthew 363 Horning, Amy 229 Horowitz, Alyson 282 Horowitz, Daniel 280 Horst, Geoff 296 Horvath, Jessica 314 Horvitz, Joshua 395 Hoskins, Joy 229 Hostetler, John 352 Hota, Pallavi 261 Hothem, Heather 261 Hotra, Larissa 233 Houtzer, Jonathan 368, 395 Hover, Joshua 251 Hovey, Alexis 263 Howard, Chandra 331, 356 Howard, Erica 247 Howard, Kristen 239 Howard, Val 225 Howe, Mari 251 Howe, Patric 312 Howell, Carrie 395 Howell, Shannon 267, 306 Howes, Molly 235 Howie, Monica 395 Howley, Liam 352 Hoy, Rebekah 235 Hoyne, Jamie 276 Hromadka, Duncan 249 Hsiao, Alison 344 Hsieh, Shirley 395 Hsu, Alice 330 Hsu, Jason 249 Hsu, Tien-Yeo 332 Hu, Yu-Chen 348 Huang, Alice 332 Huang, Brenton 360 Huang, Judy 298 Huang, Matthew 335 Huang, Pin-Chen 395 Huang, Victoria 395 Huck, Brent 269 Huddleston, Michelle 352 Hudgins, Nancy 231 Hudson, Heidi 306 Huff, Peter 243 Hug, Brendan 267 Huggett, Sarah 22 Huggett, Steven 395 Hughes, Antron 357 Hughes, Brent 232 Hughes, Erin 255 Hughes, Matthew 269 Hughes, Ryan 321 Hui, Irene 327 Hulme, Daniel 263 Hulton, Amanda 38 Humenay, Yvonne 37, 367 Humphrey, Katina 271 Humphrey, Stephen 280 Humphries, Julie 243 Hundiwal, Shelly 395 Hungus, Karl 14 Hunnicutt, James 303 Hunt, Meghan 255 Hunt, Patrick 336 Hunter, Adrienne 395 Hunter, Desiree 328 Hunter, Kristen 314 Hunter, Shawn 339 Huntzicker, Anne 229 Hur, Myung 225 Hurrle, Jennifer 351, 398 Hustvedt, Marc 308, 312, 398 Hutchinson, Arthur 356 Hutchinson, Kristin 300 Hutchinson, Ryan 34 Huttenstein, Alex 303 Huynh, Cristiana 265, 328 Huynh, Phillip 289 Huynh, William 356 Hwang, Ahrim 271 Hwang, Calvin 355 Hwang, Davis 249 Hwang, Louisa 332 Hyatt, Amanda 301 Hyde, Elisabeth 257 Hynds, Robert 240 Hyun, Eric 342, 398 Hyunh, Jim 24 Hyunh, Will 22, 24 Hyvarinen, Jody 233 Ice Hockey, Men ' s 194-197 Ice Hockey, Women ' s 186, 343 Ickes, Andrew 398 Id-Deen, Effat 223 Iliev, Marquina 398 Imagine Advertising 357 Imbault, Michelle 398 Imbordino, Jessica 338, 364, 398 Imperial, Miriam 299, 396 Inbasekaran, Pamela 125 Indian Students Association 324 Ingram, Alayne 206 Ingram, Alissa 300 Inteflex Student Council 332 Intervarsity Christian Fellowship 356 Int ' l Developmental Health Org 352 lott, Amy 255 Ip, Raymond 398 Iqbal, Junaid 325 Iqbal, Mohammad 327 Irawan, Anthony 398 Irelan, Kenneth 398 Irish, Adam 237 Irizarry, Vincent 252, 398 Irvine, Kate 355 Irving, Washington 239 Isaac, Paul 398 Isaacs, Heidi 398 Isaacson, Amy 257, 300 Isakow, Craig 346 Isenberg, Rebecca 301 Iserson, Dara 229, 328 Ishmel, Darnell 365 Isomuva, Eiki 271 Issa, Andrew 339 Issac, Paul 338 Istvan-Mitchell, Wyatt 251 Iveson, Sarah 225 Ivosse, Robert 328 lyengar, Preetha 243 J Jablonsk, Elizabeth 398 Jack, Lindsey 257 Jackamo, Roy 312 Jackman, Courtney 398 Jackson, Abbiw 340 Jackson, Alanna 241 Jackson, Anthony 212 Jackson, Brian 353 Jackson, Joelle 241 Jackson, Kelly 398 Jackson, Kimberly 286 Jackson, Martin 229, 341 Jackson, Matthew 263 Jackson, Omari 251 Jacobs, Aaron 241 Jacobs, Daniel 259 Jacobs, Kara 243 Jacobs, Michelle 257 Jacobs, Rachel 256 Jacobson, Avrum 239, 363 Jacobson, Emily 398 Jacobson, Kimberly 237 Jacobson, Lauren 261, 290 Jacobus, Joanna 300 Jacques, Danielle 398 Jagdeo, Aarati 339 Jagenow, Joseph 398 Jaick, Amy 247, 298 Jain, Ashoo 253, 398 Jain, Divya 246, 426 Jain, Shaili 251 Jain, Sharad 235 Jamil, Kevin 289 Janego, Jonathan 313 Jani, Sandeep 344, 360 Janiczek, Paul 25 Jankowski, Eric 241 Jankowski, Michael 339 Janoch, Sarah 331 Jansen, Jean 398 Janukowicz, Dawn 257, 290 Januszyk, Ross 322 Jaracz, Tony 245 Jarczak, Steven 321 Jarnicki, Judith 328 Jaros, Adam 229 Jarpe, Joseph 288 Jarvis, Lauren 290 Jashnani, Reena 398 Jasiak, Thomas 255 Jasko, Theresa 227, 329 Jason, Heath 398 Jastrow, Lauren 325 Jaug, Jihae 344 Jeedigunta, Aparajita 228 Jeffers, Jared 239 Jeffries, Marek 225, 298 Jelinek, Andrea 301 Jelinek, Sarah 225 Jelinski, Jeffrey 267 Jelsma, Sara 398 Jen, Sara 325 Jenkins, Christopher 241 Jenkins, Paul 398 Jenkins, Terri 271 Jenriches, Lindsey 310, 311 Jensen, Heather 336 Jensen, Laura 398 Jeon, Jungmin 398 Jerred, Brian 255, 289 Jete, Keith 398 Jeyasekaran, Vikram 295 Jhaveri, Upasna 223, 325 Jiang, Nancy 228 Jirasirikul, Jirapat 249 Jo, Mary 239 Joe, Kristen 331 Johansson, Elizabeth 279 John, Milton 239 John, Rajiv 352 Johnides, Sara 225 Johnson, Abby 38, 367 Johnson, Alexander 398 Johnson, Alicia 345 Johnson, Ashley 253 Johnson, Audrey 235 Johnson, Austin 235, 339 Johnson, Britany 344 Johnson, Chris 363 Johnson, Crystal 398 Johnson, Daleela 225 Johnson, Dana 398 Johnson, Elishae 249 Johnson, Erica 225 Johnson, Erick 255 Johnson, Erika 276 Johnson, Jamie 339, 398 Johnson, Jennifer 237, 249 Johnson, Kari 298 Johnson, Kathryn 320 Johnson, Kiron 265 Johnson, Leslie 267 Johnson, Megan 287 Johnson, Morgan 243 Johnson, Nykel 398 Johnson, Paul 271 Johnson, Ryan 280 Johnson, Sarah 38, 239 Joliat, Reid 312 442 Index Jona, Vered 300 Jonas, Ann 282 Jonas, Julie 344 Jone, Valerian 233 Jones, Adam 255, 280 Jones, Anna 233 Jones, Aubrey 267 Jones, Carolyn 321, 398 Jones, Christopher 289 Jones, Daniel 289 Jones, Desiree 398 Jones, Heather 229 Jones, Jeffrey 280, 399 Jones, Julianne 265, 339 Jones, Linsay 364 Jones, Matthew 257 Jones, Michael 399 Jones, Nicolette 235 Jones, Olivia 223 Jones, Richard 399 Jones, Robyn 301 Jones, Samuel 271 Jones, Steven 368, 399 Jones, Tajuan 251 Joo, Soo-Young 265 Jordan, Adrianna 352 Jordan, Caelan 115, 367 Jordan, Jermaine 363 Jordan, Kathleen 249 Jordan, Veronica 399 Jorgenson, Daniel 257 Joseph, Anne 225 Joseph, Sonia 233 Joshi, Sarali 245 Joshi, Shilpa 224 Joyce, Darrell 289, 399 Joyce, Dean 239, 365 Jubera, Matthew 257 Juhl, Amelia 336 Juhle, Nicholas 346 Juhn, James 265 Julian, Angela 253 Jung, Tony 344 Jung, Wendy 263 Jurva, Rebecca 328, 399 Justice, Chemari 269 K K-Grams 323 Kabot, Bryan 289, 399 Kacor, Nicole 248 Kaczor, Evalina 306 Kadakia, Payal 346 Kading, Amanda 247, 287 Kadish, Jill 269 Kadish, Jonathan 348 Kaell, Laura 399 Kahan, Alexis 399 Kahn, Ian 352 Kahn, Julie 399 Kain, Meghan 300 Kais, Susan 399 Kaiser, John 231 Kaiser, Lacie 343 Karadsheh, Linda 364 Kelly, Rachel 282 Kakarala, Pramod 251 Karadsheh, Mark 265 Kemper, Robyn 400 Kakuk, Christina 399 Karagiannis, Iphigenia Kemppainen, Sara 236 Kakuk, Christy 282 339 Kendall, Erin 400 Kalahar, Margaret 348 Karamon, Stephen 247 Kendelski, Matthew Kalasho, Matthew 252 Karas, Christina 399 400 Kalemkiarian, Todd 358 Karber, Michael 365 Kengskool, Srivitta 400 Kalick, Daniel 233 Kardosh, Paul 399 Kenkel, Hal 343 Kalik, Holly 311 Karius, Brooke 227 Kenna, Caroline 400 Kalm, Lindsay 301 Karle, David 399 Kennedy, Anne Kalinka, Christina 298 Karosawa, Akira 255 41, 306, 367 Kallenbach, Benjamin Karr, Jennifer 247 Kennedy, Benjamin 289 253 Karr, Joanna 31 1 Kennedy, Brian 280 Kalmbach, Heather 364 Kartub, Stacey 143 Kennedy, Courtney 228 Kalogeropoulos, Ntina Kasden, Beth 301 Kennedy, Katherine 233 Kashnani, Rickesh 325 287, 400 Kaltenbach, Kristin 229 Kasoff, Melissa Kennedy, Laura Kaltz, Kathryn 229 271, 298 282, 400 Kaluzny, Michael 334 Kass, Alissia 251 Kennedy, Scott 400 Kam, Wendy 325 Kass, Barri 399 Kenny, Christopher 303 Kamat, Lisa 229, 244 Kass, Dennis 345 Kenny, Matthew 400 Kamath, Deepa 399 Kass, Jesse 237 Kenny, Paul 363 Kamber, Andrea 300 Kassin, Brianna 301 Kenyon, George 358 Kaminski, Laura 399 Kasun, Sara 243 Keogh, Edward 249 Kamler, Marc 399 Katelman, Michael 251 Kepniss, Erica Kan, Joel 399 Katersky, Jeffrey 301, 400 Kan, Susin 330 352, 399 Ker, Alan 328 Kanarowski, Lindsey Kathuria, Naveen 399 Kerkorian, Mary 399 Katsoulis, Nick 312 237, 276 Kandhari, Ravleen 231 Kattola, Christine 399 Kerman, Jodi AOO Kandou, Monique 298 Katz, Daniel 87 Kern, Francis 400 Kandrevas, Janet Katz, David Kern, JJ 147 229, 348 303, 368, 369 Kern, Traci 247 Kandt, Kelly 399 Katz, Erin 233 Kerr, Amy 400 Kane, Lindsay 314 Katz, Jamie 16 Kerr, Brian 251 Kang, Kristina 301 Katz, Lauren 300, 346 Kerr, Colin 257 Kang, Rose 225 Katz, Robyn 298 Kesek, Emily 243 Kang, Steve 333 Katz, Shari 123, 345 Kesner, Joseph 233 Kang, Susanna 344 Katz, Steven 245 Kessler, Brooke Kannukkaden, Sebby Kaufman, Benjamin 301,400 329 302, 303 Kessler, Rachel 239 Kanodia, Nihar Kaufman, Carly Ketai, Benjamin 235 342, 360, 399 282, 342 Ketelhut, Erica 235 Kansal, Neha 228 Kaufman, Emily 300 Ketner, Kathryn 400 Kanter, Elana 301 Kaufman, Jodie 301 Kettel, Robert 288 Kantner, Tara 328 Kaul, Ramji 288 Ketvirtis, Sarah 237 Kantor, Daniel 399 Kautz, Joseph 232 Keum, Ki 271 Kantor, Jana Kay, Thomas 399 Kevelighan, Karen 233 261, 290 Kean, Kristin 301 Khaibari, Azadeh 231 Kapadia, Rinku 223 Keary, Jane 399 Khalife, Mariam Kapadia, Zubin Keasey, Lauren 300 345, 348 251, 367 Keckler, Joseph 271 Khanchandari, Sunil Kapfen, Jay 245 Keenan, Gayla 399 271 Kaplan, Brette 300 Keenan, Kevin 362 Khanna, Neeru 333 Kaplan, David Keener, Kenny 217 Khanna, Nita 400 280, 399 Keese, Darren 251, 356 Khare, Sarika 323 Kaplan, Jay 313 Kehlenbeck, Sarah Khetan, Sanjay Kaplan, Joshua 399 247, 346 349, 400 Kaplan, Julie 324 Kejriwal, Chaitanya 237 Khinchuk, Erica 344 Kaplan, Rachael 399 Kelemen, Tealin 228 Khoo, Jonathan 332 Kaplan, Stephanie 300 Keller, Amy 261, 290 Khouri, Anton 235 Kaplow, Alison 399 Keller, James 245 Khouri, Joseph 288 Kapoor, Amit 295 Keller, Katie 306 Khoury, George 237 Kappa Alpha Theta Keller, Renee 253 Khoury, Joseph 400 282 Kellerman, Mike 365 Khoury, Paul 288 Kappa Delta Pi 324 Kellermann, Michael Kia, Kevin 332 Kappa Kappa Gamma 400 Kich, Matthew 360 300 Kelley, Ebony 56 Kidston, James 295 Kappa Kappa Psi 352 Kelly, Amanda 259 Kiedrowski, Anne 348 Kappa Sigma 284 Kelly, Dana 310, 311 Kiekintveld, Christopher Karaca, Esra 241 Kelly, Mark 289 239 Kieltyka, Zachary 261 Kienzle, Sean 240, 288 Kiesler, Laura 337 Kilarski, Stacey 343 Kilaru, Lakshmi 225, 328 Kile, Heather 229 Kileny, Joel 340, 343 Kilgore, Aaron 249 Kilgore, Kinshasa 400 Killen, Laura 314 Killips, Jason 289 Killoran, Tracy 279 Kim, Albert 259, 323, 334, 343, 344 Kim, Alex 313, 400 Kim, Andrew 271, 351 Kim, Brian 261 Kim, Byung-Soo 320 Kim, Cath 324 Kim, Christina 347 Kim, Cy 231 Kim, Duke 80 Kim, Esther 344 Kim, Hahna 227, 320 Kim, Hyojeong 223 Kim, Hyun 344 Kim, Jane 259 Kim, Jaymi 328 Kim, Jennifer 314, 400 Kim, Jessica 344 Kim, Kathy 233 Kim, Kenneth 239 Kim, Kimberly 223 Kim, Lesley 400 Kim, Michael 249, 339 Kim, Myungui 320 Kim, Patrick 239 Kim, Peter 351 Kim, Sang 249 Kim, Sharon 337 Kim, Sooman 362 Kim, Terri 360 Kim, Woo-Jm 344 Kim, Yong 344 Kim, Yun 320 Kimmerly, Leah 400 Kinast, Robert 400 Kinczkowski, Vanessa 227, 347 Kindle, Arianne 253 Kinesiology Student Gov ' t 338 King, Anthony 351 King, David 400 King, Isaiah 241 King, Jennifer 267 King, Kiarra 400 King, Lindsay 306 King, Mike 284 King, Stephen 352 King, Trevor 312 Kingsbury, Jolene 30 Kingstrom, Carly 236 Kinhal, Shyla 344 Kinkel, Danielle 227 Kinney, Melissa 351, 400 Kirchner, Brooke 253 Kircos, Jason 267 Kirk, Julie 251 Kirsch, Amy 323 Kirschner, Ross 303, 400 Kirshnan, Sanjeevi 65 Kirshner, Brooke 300 Kirtley, David 335 Kish, Matthew 323, 344 Kishnani, Rickesh 325 Kisiel, Kevin 400 Kissinger, Henry 122 Kitaeff, Rachel 257, 301 Kitchell, Phil 365 Kittel, Jeremy 271 Kivela, Jonathon 295 Kivowitz, Michael 400 Kiziltas, Gullu 340 Kizy, Channelle 323 Klais, Molly 328 Klamo, Benjamin 232 Klanow, Kristen 223, 324 Klapper, Matt 115 Klastorin, Rachel 328, 335 Kleese, Alysia 251 Klein, Gary 360 Klein, Jamie 290, 368 Klein, Jay 237 Klein, Kurt 253 Klein, Sammi 300 Klein, Shira 300 Kleingartner, Michael 227 Kleinholz, Erika 227 Klem, Jennifer 328 Klempner, Seth 368 Klesney, Anna 225 Kleyman, Yevgeniya 255 Kline, Bradley 257 Klinger, Ashley 282 Klinger, Robyn 301 Kloss, Kathryn 306 Kluczynski, Elizabeth 261 Klum, Adrienne 257, 314 Klya, Danielle 245 Klynstra, Katherine 253 Knaeble, Bridget 218 Knanuja, Kiran 360 Knapp, Alison 276 Knapp, Jessie 277 Knapp, Marshall 295 Kneche, Elissa 384 Knight, Jesse 235 Knoch, Brian 239 Knoebel, Alice 249, 320 Knoll, Gillian 400 Knollenberg, Laura 239 Knopf, Rachel 360, 400 Knowling, Aimi 34 Knox, Katherine 243 Knupp, Paul 312 Kobet, Christopher 363, 364 Index 443 Koby, Stacie 400 Koby, Stacy 282 Koch, Adam 288 Kochhar, Simrun 233 Koczara, Lani 243 Koehler, Seth 239 Koenig, Meredith 298 Koepsell, Jennifer 360, 364 Koh, Annie 400 Koh, Darren 332, 335 Kohler, Friederike 322 Kohn, Elizabeth 324 Kohn, Nicholas 255 Koivu, Lisa 368 Kokkinos, Irene 339 Kolaitis, Jeanine 256, 279 Kolasa, Qenevieve 401 Kolbe, Leah 261 Kolenic, Bethany 328, 366, 367 Kolle, Melissa 225 Kollen, Kelsey 155 Kolli, Ven 248 Kolody, Allison 311 Kolodziej, Candra 223 Koman, Brock 152 Komsic, Angela 401 Kong, Diana 401 Koniuch, Anna 261 Konner, Adam 233 Konner, Courtney 282 Konzen, Emily 348, 401 Koo, Michelle 351 Koosman, Anna 282 Kopa, Jeffrey 241 Koponen-Hsu, Jennifer 401 Koranda, Christopher 312, 344 Koranteng-Pipim, Samuel 323 Korean Students Association 344 Korecky, Bobby 1 52 Koretz, Alexander 280 Korkigian, Shant 237 Kornblau, Joel 239 Kornmiller, Erik 357 Koroly, Amanda 401 Korth, Sarah 401 Korthuis, Chadwick 235 Korvis, Stephanie 314 Kosik, Justin 227 Kosik, Kristin 346 Kositz, Jes 279 Kositz, Jessica 237, 363 Kostrzewski, Jennifer 233 Kothara, Pranaz 322 Kothari, Shefali 237 Kothary, Priya 233 Koto, Karn 320 Kotok, Adam 401 Kotsis, Michael 401 Kotsky, Emily 325 Kotwick, Claire 300 Kotyuk, Mary 287 Koura, Ritsuko 323 Kovacs, Lauren 300 444 Index Kovacs, Margaret 229 Kover, Hillary 233 Kozak, Christopher 313 Kozian, Lisa 276 Kozloff, Diana 401 Kozloff, Katie 300 Kozma, Kimberly 298 Kozowitz, Annie 300 Kozubal, Kristi 401 Kraft, Aimee 340 Kraft, Eric 249 Kraft, Rachel 311 Krakauer, Marjorie 261 Kramb, Jason 352, 353 Kramer, Brooke 300 Kramer, Christopher 237 Kramer, Jaclyn 301 Kramer, Leslie 265 Krantz, Seth 281 Krasman, Jamie 300 Kraus, Thomas 229 Kraus, Tom 296 Krause, Jeffrey 237, 365 Krause, Jennifer 356 Krause, Kathleen 244 Krause, Kylene 401 Krcotovich, Marco 352 Krebs, Rick 356 Krefman, Lee 235 Krefman, Michael 257, 281 Kreidler, Jon 324, 401 Kreindler, Erin 301 Kreiter, Paul 303 Krenkel, Hal 186 Kressin, Colleen 351 Kring, Katie 241 Krisbergh, Deborah 401 Krisburgh, Debbie 282 Krischer, Jaclyn 401 Krishnan, Sandhya 401 Kristan, Kari 401 Krivisky, Karen 290 Krizmanich, Kristin 269 Kroeger, Jeffrey 257 Krohn, Timothy 247 Kronstadt, Kenny 251 Krueger, Eric 335 Krupa, Matthew 401 Kruszka, Jessica 401 Krzeszak, Jason 267 Kuang, Suki 330, 401 Kubersky, Erica 356 Kuczynski, Eric 263 Kuebler, Paige 401 Kuehn, Sabina 228 Kugel, Lauren 301 Kuhn, Gina 31 1 Kuhn, Nathaniel 247 Kukes, Dana 300 Kuklock, Kenneth 243 Kulchar, Jason 363 Kuljurgis, Philip 324 Kulkarni, Niketa 336 Kulpa, Andrew 281, 401 Kuludomphongse, Yothin 263 Kulzycki, Mike 210 Kumar, Garima 225, 227 Kumar, Shailesh 322 Kumar, Vidya 360 Kumbhat, Namrata 227 Kuncaitis, Kristy 227 Kunkel, Cara 306 Kuntze, Morgan 247 Kuo, Amy 336 Kuo, Dora 330 Kurachi, Akiko 360 Kurikesu, Daniel 247, 353 Kurjan, Aaron 401 Kurpinski, Kyle 339 Kurpinski, Meredith 261 Kurshnereit, Aimee 253 Kurstin, Josh 67 Kurtis, Heather 300 Kurtz, Jamie 256, 282 Kurudiyara, Renu 261 Kurzweil, Cynthia 267, 279 Kutash, Steven 288 Kuzma, Lisa 356, 401 Kuzzad, Massoud 269 Kwah, Jason 344 Kwan, Elaine 332 Kwan, Janice 251 Kwapis, Karen 10, 401 Kwiatkowski, Emilia 325, 401 Kwok, Jessalynn 330 Kwon, David 233, 280 Kwon, Debbie 360 Kwon, Jae-Goon 401 Kwon, Sarah 249 Kwong, Herman 249 Kyritz, Steven 288 L.A. 348 La, Frances 75 Labash, Kelly 401 Lachhman, Indrawattie 223 Lacroiy, Katy 287 Lacrosse Team, Men ' s 362 Lacrosse Team, Women ' s 364 Ladd, Lauren 301 Ladgoulos, Nichole 229 Laesch, Jennifer 301 Laethem, Erica 256 Lafer, Brian 241 Lafkowitz, Shawn 257 Laga, Kristina 300 Laginess, Jessica 328 Lagios, Kera 401 Lahidji, Sam 364, 372, 401 Lai, l-Tmg 252 Laitala, Eric 312, 365 Lake, Corey 257 Lakshminarayanan, Sangeetha 247 Lala, Ava 342 Lam, Bonnie 332 Lam, David 251, 356 Lam, Ly 344 Lamancusa, Gina 301 Lamb, Andrew 288 Lambda Chi Alpha 289 Lambda Theta Alpha 323 Lambe, Krist y 265 Lambert, Barbara 346, 401 Lambert, Joe 353 Lambert, Suzanne 239, 351 Lamberti, Christine 225, 306 Lambouths, Danny 331 Lammers, Clark 253 Lamnin, Artem 237 Lampe, Emily 256 Lamping, Elizabeth 237 Lan, Yi 401 Lance, Audrey 364 Land, Derrick 252 Landau, Jeff 365 Landau, Morgan 290 Landeros, Marlanna 401 Landis, Jennifer 233, 346 Landry, Adam 257 Landry, Siobhan 235 Landy, Lauren 301 Lane, Christina 31 1 Lane, Stacey 229 Laneville, Lindsay 344, 359 Lang, Charles 351 Lang, Erin 253 Lang, Jeffrey 348 Lang, Kristin 261 Langas, Anthony 280 Langdale, Liz 300 Lange, Robert 312 Langenstein, Sven 288 Langfeld, Josh 195 Laning, Christina 401 Lanoix, Andrew 249 Lantey, Kevin 231 Lantto, Lanni 339, 351 Lantz, Brett 267 Lanz, Graham 344, 349, 401 Laper, Rebecca 342 Laprairie, Benjamin 245 Lara, Daniel 365 Larivee, Brian 303 LaRocca, Nicole 135 Larocca, Nicole 243 Larochelle, Kimberly 269 Laroy, Anna 243 Larsen, Florence 301 Larson, Amy 324 Larson, Courtney 247 Larson, Erik 233 Larson, Melanie 239 Lashin, Shera 290 Lashore, Takisha 269 Laskowsky, Julie 225, 227 Lasser, Jed 326 Lasser, Samuel 245 Latvis, Maribeth 223 Lau, Fu-Keung 360, 404 Lau, Fu-Wing 360 Lau, Jeff 360 Lau, Kelvin 365 Lau, Maryjo 404 Lau, Victoria 225 Laughlin, Julia 314 Laughlin, Scott 360 Lauri, Anna 404 Lautenschlager, Craig 233 Lautner, Tiffany 229 Lauya, Kiki 253 Lavanway, Christine 229, 320 Law, Albert 360, 365 Law, Kelli 300 Lawler, Catherine 229 Lawless, Christoph 236 Lawrence, Dave 348 Lawrence, Elisabeth 239 Laxmanan, Chitra 353 Lazar, Elizabeth 320, 364 Lazar, John 355 Lazette, Allison 306 Le, Justin 269 Leach, Jonah 239 Leach, Kimberly 306 Leaf, Gil 362 Leaman, Kathryn 257 Leaveck, Mike 352 Leavitt, Dana 261, 282 Leb, Lauren 282 Leber, Matthew 404 LeBow, Sara 301 Lecznar, Kellie 236 Lecznat, Kellie 311 Lederman, Natalie 239 Lederman, Randy 404 Ledtke, Autumn 263 Ledy, Jason 404 Lee, Amy 245 Lee, Anna 404 Lee, Anne 231 Lee, Austin 404 Lee, Brian 344, 404 Lee, Chiyun 320 Lee, Chung-Huang 348, 404 Lee, Daniel 263 Lee, David 243, 360 Lee, Donna 300 Lee, Dorothy 342, 404 Lee, Edward 255 Lee, Esther 237 Lee, Evangelin 229 Lee, Ha 344 Lee, HaeJin 249 Lee, Hanni 298, 299 Lee, Hui-Ling 404 Lee, Ja-Yeon 404 Lee, Jeewon 344 Lee, Jeffrey 404 Lee, Jennifer 231, 263 Lee, Jewon 271 Lee, Ji-ln 261 Lee, Jin 344 Lee, Karen 339 Lee, Kenneth 351 Lee, Kenny 344 Lee, Leonard 251 Lee, Pil 227 Lee, Sang 251, 404 Lee, Shih-Chi 271 Lee, Simon 284 Lee, Sooho 249 Lee, Sora 357, 404 Lee, Yong 320 Lee, Young 404 Lee, Yvonne 360 Leeburg, Jessica 257 Leech, Jennifer 225, 306 Leenhouts, Lisa 236, 311 Lees, Christopher 251 LeFavi, Joseph 237 Leff, Jamie 311 Lefferre, Kaie 300 Legasse, Francis 257 Lehman, Katrina 171 Lehman, Matthew 289 Lehning, Julia 249 Lehv, Daniel 404 Leib, Deborah 404 Leiberman, Melanie 300 Leibrandt, David 339 Leifer, Jenny 290 Leigh, Eric 404 Leis, Christopher 280 Leitner, Heidi 233 Leja, Brian 245 Lekas, Deanna 276, 404 Lemarbe, Andrew 239 Lemberg, Marina 102 Lemieur, Kathryn 236 Lemieux, Kimberly 249 Lenahan, Erin 279 Lengyel, Heidi 328 Lennox, Elizabeth 255 Lenobel, Jessica 257 Lentz, Christine 351 Leon, Carmen 337 Leonard, Hillary 352 Lepelstat, Rachel 357 Leplatte, Dayna 243 Lepsetz, Julie 359, 404 Lerchenfeld, Stacy 338 Lerner, Adam 404 LeRoque, Susan 358 Lers, Bryan 253 Leskiw, Adrian 365 Lesko, Kelly 343 Lesperance, Megan 70 Lessac-Chenen, Simone 325 Lessard, Alexis 261 Lessec-Chenen, Simone 325 LeSueur, Jeremy 164 Leung, Allen 269 Leung, Helena 367, 404 Leung, Kyle 404 Leung, Phoebe 404 Leung, Wing-Yee 404 Lev, Han 249 Levengood, Caleb 235 Levenson, Jessica 300 Leversee, Sarah 298 Levesque, Vanetta 364 Levey, Brandon 261 Levey, Melissa 282 Levin, Adam 404 Levin, Amelia 279, 404 Levin, Brian 280 Levin, Jennifer 298 Levin, Joshua 404 Levin, Meredith 290 Levin, Noah 404 Levine, Brian 285 Levine, Carly 227 Levine, Douglas 313 Levine, Jordan 231 Levine, Michael 404 Levinson, Randi 301 Levy, Aubrey 271 Levy, David 267, 269, 312 Levy, Gary 351 Levy, Matthew 233 Levy, Veronica 404 Lewandowski, Molly 311 Lewis, Angela 229 Lewis, Bakara 338, 404 Lewis, Carly 261 Lewis, Courtney 249 Lewis, Karen 300 Lewis, Kristina 239 Lewis, Rachel 261, 348 Lewis, Reiley 257 Lewis, Romi 61, 404 Lewiskin, Jocelyn 405 Lewkowicz, Jason 249, 320 Ley, Ashley 269 Leyser, Lauren 249, 364 Li, Chen 348 Li, James 360 Li, Jenny 225 Li, Jun 322 Li, Kenny 405 Li, Laura 223 Liang, Tzu 332 Liang, Wai-Chung 348 Liang, Xiao 353 Liao, Janice 265, 348 Licht, David 251 Liebenstein, Michael 280 Lieberman, Emily 405 Lieberman, Tyler 265 Lieder, Michelle 239 Liepa, Arianne 261 Liepa, Parsla 405 Liepman, Aaron 67 Lifshitz, Amy 251, 300 Light, Gregory 229 Light, Leona 405 Liimatainen, Joel 239 Lilley, Christina 405 Lim, Christopher 405 Lim, David 240 Lim, Jane 320, 405 Lim, Richard 322 Lim, Sowon 344, 405 Lin, Alice 360 Lin, Brendan 257 Lin, Elizabeth 225 Lin, Gary 259 Lin, Michelle 233 Lin, Sandy 405 Lin, Stephanie 241 Lin, Tom 251 Linares, Renee 276 Lindbert, Michael 257 Linden, Laurie 282 Lindow, Amanda 337 Lindsay, Kathleen 405 Ling, Tony 289 Ling, Twinkle 405 Lininger, Kari 322 Linn, Robert 312 Linscott, Kristin 301,405 Liou, Jeff 263, 356 Lipkin, Ben 109 Lippman, Ariel 261, 290 Lipsitz, Lindsay 261, 282 Lipson, Brian 123 Lipson, Elena 405 Lipson, Stacy 101, 405 Liron, Dustin 231 Lirot, Marisa 265 Lis, Daniel 343, 405 Lison, Evan 313 Lisowski, Gary 253 Lissauer, Courtney 301 Lissauer, Nicole 405 List, Christine 225 Lister, Emma 227 Litchman, Johanna 279 Little, Shanikia 241 Littlefield, Scott 233 Littler, Eric 239, 285 Littler, Leslie 237 Littman, Lesley 52, 53 Litwin, Jordan 281 Litznerski, Emily 239 Liu, Amy 405 Liu, Heather 330, 405 Liu, Huai-yen 269 Liu, Jie 263 Liu, Lela 225 Liu, Pangjen 251 Liu, Sean 332 Liu, Thomas 271, 353 Livermore, Jamie 301 Liversedge, Liza 344 Livesay, Ellen 245 Lloyd, Michael 363 Lo, Chi-Yuen 247 Lo, Erica 265 Lobas, Abigail 241 Lobenherz, Jessica 225 Lobert, Alyson 247 LoChirco, Rosalee 311, 348 Loeffler, Keith 289 Loesel, Carlie 259 Loewen, Andrea 276 Lofgren, Martha 243 Loges, Adam 280 Logozzo, William 235 Logsdon, Carolyn 253 Loh, Andrea 228 Lomasky, Lauren 290 Lombardi, Christine 360 Lombardi, Christy 257 Lombardi, Matthew 255 Lombardi, Raymond 231 Lombat, Joe 353 Loney, Alexander 365 Long, Amber 269 Long, Anna 233 Long, Michael 405 Long, Victoria 271 Long-Mendez, Rosario 239 Longcore, Kate 243 Longeway, Steven 281 Longo, Thomas 405 Longshore, Jessica 271, 301 Longstreet, Michelle 263 Loomis, Hillary 263 Lopez, Nelson 267, 313 Lopresti, Jason 328, 405 Lorenger, Kristin 287 Lorimer, Blair 414 Losey, Darren 253 Loss, Talia 300 Lossia, Amanda 263 Lott, Leslie 355 Lough, Melissa 267 Loughead, Ada 31 1 Loundy, Jamie 342, 405 Loup, Jennifer 228 Loury, Rachel 300 Love, Jayme 38, 286, 287, 366, 367 Love, Kim 282 Loviska, Alison 405 Lovrencic, Amy 257, 364 Low, Dawn 329 Low, Kari 31 1 Lowden, Jameson 405 LSA-SG 335 Lu, Ling 322 Lu, Wen 231 Lubahn, Jordan 184 Lubin, Glenn 405 Lubin, Jaron 352 Lucas, John 352 Luciani, Jodi 290 Luciani, Marni 405 Luck, Alyson 282 Luckenbill, Kathryn 405 Ludke, Karen 331 Ludwig, Steven 241 Lugo, Joanelle 405 Lui, Jon 248 Luk, Albert 249, 344 Luli, Krista 243 Lumpkins, Erin 405 Lund, Danielle 405 Lund, Peter 362 Luong, Linn 339, 354 Luongo, Richard 303 Lupiloff, Keith 405 Lupinetti, Krista 243 Lurie, Jay 342 Lurie, Justin 295, 405 Luskey, Brian 289 Luster-Gates, Lawrence 336 Luth, Susan 237 Luts, Lindsey 223, 336 Lutz, Jessica 237 Lutz, Jonathan 365 Luxon, Valerie 279 Luzadre, Elizabeth 405 Luzarde, Elizabeth 306 Ly, Paul 251 Lynn, Corinna 405 Lynn, Karen 301 Lynn, Kelly 301 Lynn, Kevin 231 Lynn, Melissa 406 Lyon, Sara 235 Lyons, Benjamin 257 Lyons, Neal 227 Lytle, Jay 406 Lytle, Kim 353 Lytle, Kimberly 353 The Frieze building stands on the corner of State and Huron Streets. The historic building once housed an Ann Arbor high school, photo by Susan Chalmers M Ma, Chen 253 Ma, Hedy 406 Ma, Lennon 249 Ma, Yanhang 243 Maandig, Paul 249 Maas, T.J. 365 Mabin, Tim 251 MacEwan, Julia 237 MacEwen, Kate 276 MacFarlane, Aubrey 355 Machiorlatti, John 350 Mackaluso, Eric 406 Macken, Reas 312 MacKenzie, Ross 249 MacKinnon, Katie 306 Maclachlan, Christopher 257 Maclean, Ryan 312 MacNair, Katherine 227 Macon, Ann 320 Macpherson, Laura 231 Mactarlane, Evan 253 Madden, Elizabeth 406 Maddipati, Sikanth 245 Maddock, Elizabeth 279, 355, 406 Maddox, Carrie 261 Madgral, Beth 261 Madigan, Kate 311 Madnavan, Sheila 259 Magar, Anahid 223 Mager, Diana 223 Magnatta, Jessica 269, 301 Magnuson, Brian 339 Maguran, Maran 255 Mahadevan, Mahima 223 Mahaffy, Elizabeth 233 Mahalak, Christine 344 Mahassen, Omar 231 Maheshwari, Aasmish 271 Mahmood, Redah 327 Mahon, Thomas 235 Mahone, Devhonna 269 Mahoney, Keegan 231 Maie, Lora 406 Maier, Adam 255 Maijkrzak, Ryan 348 Majewski, Mark 248, 312 Majkrzak, Ryan 348, 406 Makris, Augustus 303 Makris, Gus 302, 304 Malamud, Louise 300 Malaney, Anne 31 1 Malchow, Tom 183 Malecki, Matthew 239 Maleh, Simeon 406 Malek, Dave 288 Malhotra, Amit 346 Malik, Amina 327 Mall, Rebecca 406 Mallorie, LeeAnn 406 Mallorie, Leeann 352 Mallory, Jason 199 Malloy, Alexandra 253 Malo, Stacey 352 Maloney, Bryan 348 Maloney, Molly 259 Malorance, Adam 251 Maltese, Kelly 344, 406 Maltzman, Julie 249, 300 Malzman, Alissa 287 Mameshwari, Aashish 339 Mamola, Bridget! 276 Manasse, Elizabeth 357 Mancuso, Daniel 406 Mandel, Lev 406 Mandel, Maya 228 Mandell, Rachael 351 Mandlebaum, Joshua 351 Mandoli, Heather 259 Manea, Rachel 225 Mangan, Ann 224 Mangandog, Alonto 288 Mangano, Angela 239 Mangharam, Siddharth 322 Mangla, Manuj 263 Mangona, Gerald 355, 406 Mangona, Jerry 84 Manifold, Jacqueline 249 Manion, Pat 296 Manley, Elizabeth 265 Mann, Jonathan 312 Mann, Lindsay 272, 314 Mann, Matthew 312 Mann, Stephanie 261 Mans, Paul 362 Manseau, Meredith 306 Marandino, Maria 227 Marasigan, Derrick 358 Marble, Andrew 303, 406 Marburger, Melinda 255 March of Dimes Univ. Board 324 Marchena, Brian 362 Marchetti, Dave 352 Marching Band 176 Marco, Christopher 406 Marcus, Matthew 281 Marcusse, Maureen 261 Mareeachalee, Roomila 223 Marek, Rachel 360 Margeson, Matthew 239, 285 Margolis, Rachel 300 Margolius, Erica 233 Index 445 The Wolverine football team runs out onto the field before the football game against Penn State. Players leapt up and hit the banner held by supporters before every home game. photo by Liz Mauck Margraf, Lindsey 223 Marin, Andrea 31 1 Marin, Elena 117, 323 Marinec, Paul 406 Marino, Cynthia 300 Marino, Natalie 282 Marion, Craig 312 Marion, Robin 406 Markham, Adam 312 Markham, Renee 241 Markison, Rachel 282 Markley 255-257 Markowitz, Jillian 406 Marks, Erica 301 Marks, Jessica 225 Marks, Sarah 300 Marks, Todt 255 Marod, Megan 237 Marovilla, Jose 87 Marquez, Lauren 239 Marsack, Melissa 406 Marsch, Tiffany 286, 287 Marsh, Hannah 245 Marshall, Ashley 225 Marshall, Carrie 249 Marshall, Janelle 323, 334 Marshall, Kyle 312 Marsico, Vince 406 Martell, Alina 406 Marten, Laura 232 Martin, Ed 368 Martin, Matthew 257 Martin, Olivia 247 Martin, Suzanne 345 Martinez, Alison 31 1 Martinez, Amy 233 Martinez, Antonio 257 Martinez, Joseph 236, 271 Martinez, Tatiana 235 Martinez, Yvonne 233 Martino, Joanna 229 Martus, Wesley 362 Marwil, Joseph 406 446 Index Marx, Andrew 280 Marz, Alexis 243 Mascara, Christopher 235 Mascianica, Scott 288 Mason, Emily 31 1 Masserman, Oren 280 Masta, Stephanie 406 Masters, Michael 345 Matasick, Craig 289 Mathews, Carole 356 Mathews, Emily 406 Mathie, Allan 271 Matlow, Robyn 282 Matney, Malinda 352 Matola, Lindsay 406 Matous, Katherine 269 Matson, Jason 313 Matteson, Kellie 261 Mattey, Zachary 406 Matthew, Asha 245 Matthews, Andrew 175 Matti, Nicole 335, 359, 360 Mattis, Jessica 225, 347 Mattis, Michael 231 Mattison, Emily 324 Mattson, Eric 267 Maturen, Michelle 243 Matusak, Sara 279 Matvias, Kristina 259, 346 Matzka, Scott 196 Mauck, Elizabeth 41,364,367 Maun, Timothy 406 Maurer, Jason 255 Mautner, Bryce 282 Mavrellis, Democritos 303 Maxwell, Megan 263 Maxwell, Melissa 364 Maxwell, Molly 246 Maxwell, Sarah 301 May, Brian 288 May, Christopher 406 May, Diana 223 Mayberry, Donelle 287 Mayer, Alyssa 290 Mayers, Geoff 249 Mayfield, Julie 406 Mayk, Richard 233 Mazer, Jonathan 406 Maziak, Anne 223 Mazurek, Kyle 406 Mazzoni, Aldon 406 Mazzoni, Matt 365 Mbanu, Nkechi 406 McAfee, Jaclyn 361 McAlister, Nicholas 232, 363 McAlpin, Cara 261 McAnuff, Lisa 253, 407 McAran, Catherine 237 McArin, Katherine 300 McAvoy, Timothy 407 McBride, Matthew 312 McBride, Michael 407 Mccaffrey, Jennifer 314 McCaffrey, Koren 407 McCain, Danny 213 McCall, Amy 363 McCasey, Mark 344, 407 McCauley, Steve 356 McClary, Rob 284 McClellan, Caitlin 225 McClure, Craig 336 McClure, Leslie 352 McCoin, Melissa 241 McConnell, Amy 229, 320, 328 McConville, Kathleen 241 McCormick, Jennifer 311 McCormick, Lindsey 237, 279 McCormick, Molly 279 McCough, Colleen 300 McCreary, Albert 353 McCreary, Laura 247 McCreary, Lauren 237 McCullough, Cristina 306, 396, 407 McCullough, Patrick 231 McCurry, Christopher 245 McDaniel, Bree 235 McDaniels, Scott 414 McDermott, Theodore 267 McDonald, David 281 McDonald, Jonathan 356 McDonald, Melissa 407 McDonnell, Alison 228 McDowell, Ramona 351 McEldowney, Chantel 334 McElvain, Tom 92 McEntee, Carly 236 McFarlane, Katie 311 McFarlin, Kristen 311 McGilton, Laura 241 McGinnis, James 251 McGinnis, Melissa 223, 287 McGivern, Melissa 237, 276 McGlone, Kristen 233 McGrail, Matt 253 McGrath, Case 96 McGuinness, Mary 344 McGuire, Julia 263 McGuire, Lauren 271, 301 McGuire, Stephanie 339 McKeague, Elizabeth 407 McKee, Matthew 74 McKeen, Bradley 235 McKelvey, Alanna 257 McKenna, Sarah 364 McKenzie, Kendra 279 McKenzie, Tiara 227 McKeown, Jamie 230 McKinnon, Ayanna 227 McKinstry, Mark 237 McKnight, Ian 253 McLawhorn, Crystal 265 McLean, Chenin 269 McLean, Claire 253 McLean, Katherine 352 McLenaghan, James 239 McLeod, Andy 347 McMichael, Eric 295 McMorris, Emily 314 McMullen, Cassandra 239 McNally, Patrick 340 McNamara, Ryan 237 McNeal, Patrick 407 McNeil, Brian 312 McNeil, Kevin 312 McNinch, Elisabeth 356 McNinch, Tim 356 McQueen, Elizabeth 237 McQuinn, Kevin 313 McTear, Rob 367 McVey, Maura 301 McWatters, Christopher 407 Meacham, Kiersten 407 Meacham, Kiki 31 1 Meadows, Anastasia 243 Meakowitz, Jeremy 362 Means, Michele 407 Medaugh, Richard 407 Medea, Megan 31 1 Medina, Allan 255 Meek, Brian 239 Meerkov, Meera 239 Meeter, Jeff 296 Megge, Marissa 301, 407 Mehr, Jeffrey 289 Mehta, Falguni 335, 346 Mehta, Manish 323 Mehta, Samit 253 Mehta, Shikha 261 Meier, Missy 279 Meilinger, Carolyn 232 Meiners, Kathryn 233 Meinhart, David 348 Meinke, Emily 279 Meinke, Samantha 327, 336, 407 Meints, Michelle 263 Meiselman, Becky 282 Meisner, Heather 290 Meister, Kirsten 337 Meisterheim, Karl 249 Meixner, Monica 328 MeKeoun, Matt 249 Melin, Margaret 227 Mellert, David 263 Mellon, Patrick 303 Melton, Dave 284 Melton, Jacarl 336, 407 Melymuka, Marko 231 Mendelson, Lauren 239, 276 Mendricks, Laura 354 Meng, Caroline 328 Menkowitz, Jeremy 313 Menkus, Scott 257 Menon, Sanjeev 233, 295 Menon, Umesh 325 Menzies, Heather 263, 276 Meola, Matthew 257 Merchant, Jeffrey 288 Mercuric, Alissa 337 Mercuric, Kimberly 314 Merfert, Matthew 233 Merlo, Laura 239 Merrill, Lauren 287, 407 Merrill, Sean 407 Merritt, Sandra 241 Mertz, Maryann 348 Mervis, Justin 87 Mescaro, Chris 296 Mesfin, Missale 407 Messecar, Kevin 296 Metallo, Sara 282 Metcalf, Chris 251 Metier, Maria 357 Metoyer, Zachary 245 Mettenbrink, Emilia 261 Mettrer, Brett 229 Metz, Corey 407 Metzger, Elise 360 Meulendyke, James 249 Meuser, William 267 Meves, Scott 269, 312 Meyer, Christina 169 Meyer, Elizabeth 407 Meyer, Gretchen 241 Meyer, Josh 249 Meyer, Kathryn 245 Meyers, Ken 185 Meyers, Lisa 301 Michael, Ashley 279 Michaud, Christine 218 Michaud, Genevieve 359 Micheel, Lindsey 352 Michejda, Steven 231 Michelin, Andrea 229 Michels, Kimberly 352 Michigan Animal Rights Society 356 Michigan Consulting Club 322 Michigan Daily 368 Michigan Dance Team 344 Michigan Interactive Investments 328 Michigan Mars Rover Project 336 Michigan Student Assembly 345 Michiganensian 366 Mickey, Brian 407 Mickley, Ann 298 Mielke, Courtney 339 Mika, Meghan 276 Mikhael, Mark 364, 407 Mikhail, Joseph 364 Miksell, Nicole 276 Miladinov, Michelle 276 Milan, Daniel 289 Milczarski, Stephanie 269 Milgrom, Rachel 290 Millat, Mike 363 Miller, Aaron 407 Miller, Alice 355 Miller, Allison 269 Miller, Andrew 238 Miller, Angela 309, 407 Miller, Angle 279, 308 Miller, Arthur 113, 125 Miller, Benjamin 247 Miller, Carl 288 Miller, Carolyn 407 Miller, Chris 347 Miller, Christine 241 Miller, Christopher 280 Miller, Daniel 281 Miller, James 231, 407 Miller, Jason 256 Miller, Jeffrey 312, 407 Miller, Jennifer 237 Miller, Jessica 306 Miller, Jodi 243, 354 Miller, Josh 347 Miller, Katherine 407 Miller, Kathleen 352 Miller, Kelly 255 Miller, Kenneth 407 Miller, Matthew 352 Miller, Michael 407 Miller, Ryan 407 Miller, Samuel 363, 407 Miller, Stephanie 257 Miller, Tara 253 Miller, Tiffany 407 Milliner, Jason 247 Millman, Daniel 407 Mills, Elizabeth 355 Mills, Lauren 282 Mills, Stephen 233 Milne, Ashley 245, 353 Milne, Patricia 306 Milos, Nicole 251 Mink, Mark 194 - ' , ' : tola 41 25? ; Itedajew i,Jonattiar tame, Rita] ; ' fetj r Da 229 410 352,410 Coin Minkin, Jodi 290 Mir, Farhaan 241 !iotiet Miriani, Rachel 306, 344, 348 Mirkin, Demerie 233 Misangyi, Kristin 353 Mishal, Nadia 410 Mishra, Abinash 239 Misra, Swarup 248 Mitchell, Emily 243 Mitchell, Erica 229 Mitchell, Michael 356 Mitchell, Sharon 223 Mitchelson, Justin 240, 289 Mittal, Payal 235 Miyoshi, Amy 259 Mizusawa, Jennifer 337 Mlkar, Jeffery 352 Moats, Caroline 301 Mobley, Palencia 410 Moche, Lauren 410 Mock Trial Team 324 Model United Nations 344 Modi, Nehal 339 Mody, Priti 352 Moeddel, Abby 237 Moeller, Michael 267 Moeller, Rebekah 327 Moennich, Erin 301 Moga, Erik 365 Mohan, Abby 311 Mohan, Anita 410 Mohey, Megha 410 Mohraz, Ali 339 Moldowan, Rebekah 257 Molenda, Jeremy 410 Moller, Keith 288 Mollison, Jeremy 352 Mollo-Christensen, David 251 Monahan, Justin 60 Moniaci, Jonathan 247 Monroe, Kristin 300 Monta, Dax 229 Montano, Gerald 229, 339 Montas, Sacha 364 Monteith, Brian 410 Montemayor, Monica 410 Montero, Meredith 279 Montgomery, Ann 325 Montgomery, Chensse 331 Monti, John 312 Mony, Vidya 257 Mooney, Erin 352 Moore, Adam 280 Moore, Allison 231, 311 Moore, Austin 352, 410 Moore, Collin 229 Moore, Dan 108 Moore, Elisa 410 Moore, Hailey 279 Moore, Ian 336 Moore, Josh 1 88 Moore, Katherine 314 Moore, Kelly 276 Moore, Laura 253 Moore, Lisa 239 Morales, Mary 255 Morales, Roberto 269 Morden, Peter 233 More, Erin 31 1 Moreland, Peter 352 Moreno, Isabel 225, 351 Morey, Sasha 279 Morgan, Christopher 255, 339 Morgan, John 362 Morgan, Kevin 355, 365 Morgan, Lindsey 255 Morgan, Robert 344 Morgan, Ryan 365 Morgan, Tamara 410 Moriarty, Nicole 301 Morley, Nick 253 Morris, Deborah 233 Morris, Jennifer 351 Morris, Katie 241 Morris, Rob 29 Morrison, Elizabeth 410 Morrison, Sara 253 Morrow, Amy 356, 410 Morrow, Christina 239 Mortar Board 349 Morukain, Laura 31 1 Mosberg, Robin 301 Moseley, Mandisa 333, 410 Moser, Neil 363 Moses, Alfreda 341 Mosher-Jordan 240-243 Moskowitz, Jamie 410 Moskowitz, Jill 410 Moss, Stephen 289, 323 Mostov, Rebecca 239 Mote, Erin 242 Motley, Rebecca 269 Motz, Jeremy 410 Mouchet, Kristen 410 Mouilleseaux, Jeanine 368, 369 Moul, Aaron 333 Mounayer, Rema 282 Moura, Silvestre 285 Moy, Erick 410 Moy, Kathleen 225, 347 Mrnka, Joseph 356, 410 Mrock, Timothy 231 Muchhala, Ruchika 235 Muchiorlatti, John 288 Mudgal, Girish 340 Muelder, Sara 306 Mueller, Joseph 239 Mueller, Melissa 410 Muendelein, Nicole 91, 232 Muething, Julie 31 1 Muka, Tony 247, 333 Muladore, Erin 352 Mulein, Jenifer 301 Naittoff, Maussa 271 Ney, Candice 410 Mulgaokar, Neeta Najarian, Katie 99 Ng, David 410 301, 335 Najjar, Claudine 306 Ng, Greg 17 Mulholland, Thomas Najor, Josie 301 Ng, Howard 247 231, 410 253 Ng, Iris 410 Mulkern, Maya 282 Namesnik, Eric 199 Ng, Karen 225 Mull, Branden 269 Namm, Judy 323 Ng, Matthew 251 Mulla, Christopher 237 Namm, Jukes 323 Ng, Sheng 247 Mulla, Emily 410 Namm, Julie 323 Nguyen, Bao 332 Mullane, Elizabeth 345 Nana, Temujin 237 Nguyen, Mong-Hoai Mullins, Joseph 257 Nanavati, Sachin 237 233 Munaco, Fran-Marie Nanda, Raoul 280 Nguyen, Oanh 223 257 Nanes, Kalman 365 Nguyen, Vu 332 Munday, Suzanne 233 Nannini, Robb 251 Nichols, Betsy 309 Mundinger, Gerhard Narain, Abheshek 336 Nichols, Elizabeth 410 Narasimhan, Beth 332 309, 410 Munoz, Maura Nash, Graham 289 Nichols, Susannah 126 227, 343 Nash, Lyndsay 233, 298 Nicholson, Kwanza 271 Munsche, Heather Nash, Michael 340 Nicholson, Michelle 237 323, 332 Nashar, Erica 343 Nickels, Ashley 314 Murad, Andrea 410 Nasmolhoda, Timothy Nicolussi, Tina 253 Muralidhar, Maanasa 253 Niebrugge, Sam 281 261 Nassar, Justin 301 Niebuhr, Aimee 263 Murdock, Courtney Nast, Heather 223 Nieman, Daniel 410 155, 277 Natarajan, Vivek 365 Niemczyk, Marisa 287 Murphy, Brandy 410 Nath, Vishnu 232 Niemiec, Aaron 289 Murphy, Colin 9 Naum, Nicole 247 Nimphie, Jamie Murphy, Colleen 229 Navarrete, Sergio 259 306, 411 Murphy, Deanna 261 Nay, David 295 Nimphie, Katherine Murphy, Erin 351 Nazarian, Dawn 410 229, 306 Murphy, Jillian 243 Neagle, Matthew Nino, Brent 285 Murphy, Kaitlin 255 257, 325 Nisbett, Sarah 235 Murphy, Kerri Neal, Jackie 343 Nish, Kaitlyn 300 306, 348 Neal, Ryan 410 Nishimura, Daniel 280 Murphy, Molly 339 Nedelkoska, Evita 255 Nissenbaum, Jamie 411 Murphy, Peter 351 Neely, David 365 Nitz, Christine 287 Murphy, Robert 346 Neenan, Emily 282 Nitzkin, Brooke 314 Murphy, Shannon 227 Neering, Tamara 239 Nix, Shane 346 Murray, Ian 347 Negrin, Meredith Nnodim, Ijeoma 328 Murray, Megan 300 257, 300 Nobbe, Richard 247 Murry, Jennifer 259 Neidlinger, Marissa 19 Noble, Jonathan 41 1 Muscatelli, Nicole 328 Neidus, Joshua Noh, Angela 344 Musicer, Wendy 256 255, 313 Nolan, Christine 224 Musu, Lauren 255 Neilson, Kristina 300 Nolan, Matthew 345 Muszynski, Lauren 229 Neiman, Leigh 282 Nolan, Sara 360 Mutch, Christopher 288 Nellens, Kate 219 Noon, Melissa 301 Muthuswami, Muki Nelson, Carolyn 410 Noonan, Elizabeth 41 1 2, 324 Nelson, David 289 Noonan, Libby 314 My, Brian 332 Nelson, Esther 300 Nooromid, Robert 281 Myers, Becky 276 Nelson, Jon 346 Nopkhun, Shanewit Myers, Elissa 251 Nelson, Natalie 227 233 Mysore, Sahana 265 Nelson, Peri 265 Noreus, Nick 363 Nelson, Stephanie 271 Norfolk, Ryan 345 N Nemer, Rama 227 Norris, Brian 41 1 Nemic, Kim 344 Norris, Katherine 348 Nabors, Jeremy 365 Nemzer, Bradley 235 Norsigian, Richard Nachman, Julia 298 Nepomuceno, Eric 261, 312 Nader, Ralph 122, 131 231, 328 North, Doriane 341 Naga, Karun 240 Nesbitt, Stephanie 300 North, Sarah 338 Nagar, Sapna 237 Nesselrode, Laurin 323 Norton, Molly 300 Nagarkar, Pracheeti Nester, Andy 296 Novak, Joanna 335 320, 324 Nett, Eric 257 Novick, Michael 41 1 Nagata, Yuko Neugebauer, Cathrin Novitke, Deanna 259 229, 359 227 Novitski, Linda 339 Nagrant, Anne 329 Neuman, Paul 239 Nowak, Jessica 323 Nahas, Paul 257 Neuman, Shirley 84 Nowak, Kevin 245 Naheedy, Sara 314 Newell, Emily 223 Nowicki, Jessica 41 1 Naidorf, Meredith 410 Newman, Katherine Noy, Dave 249 Naik, Sharat 249 255 Noyes, Natalie 328 Nair, Sheela 298 Newsome, James 253 Nriagu, Vzonna 364 Nair, Sidhartha 322 Newton, Reena 92 Ntiri, Boatemaa 269 Nugent, Jennifer 231, 358 Nun, Janette 41 1 Nunn, Kristina 271 Nuzzo, Rebecca 41 1 Nwachukwu, Chioma 257 Nwankwo, Chinasa 225 Nyberg, Linnea 323 Nyenhuis, Jodie 287 Nykiel, Derek 289 Nyquist, Jonathan 41 1 Oakley, Brooke 298 Oatley, Elizabeth 336, 348, 411 Obeid, Nadia 276 Obeidi, Georgette 233 Oberman, Suzanne 282 Obianwu, Uchenna 328,411 Obiuku, Stacy 411 Oblak, Matthew 249, 295 O ' Brien, Katherine 41 1 O ' Byrne, Dara 41 1 Ochocinska, Malgorzata 411 O ' Connor, Alaina 247 O ' Connor, Janet 360 O ' Connor, Lia 309, 411 O ' Day, Jon 284 O ' Donnell, Brandon 288 Odronic, Shelley 241 Oestreich, Lindsay 290 O ' Farrell, Kathleen 411 Offerman, Monica 300 Offor, Chijioke 271 Ofori, Kwame 249, 41 1 Oh, Chris 411 Oh, Jennifer 227 Oh, Michael 259 Oh, Miyon 344 Oh, Sung-Hwan 41 1 Ohlrogge, Aaron 229 O ' Keefe, Patrick 257 O ' Keefe, Thomas 257 Okin, Elizabeth 267 Okoro, Emmanuel 239 Okwumabua, Nkechi 208 Okwumabua, Nkechiye 348 Olagbegi, Entola 341 Olauson, Ashley 267 Olczak, Ragan 255 O ' leary, Erin 233 O ' Leary, Kathryn 298 Olinsky, Jeffrey 41 1 Olive, Jordan 249 Olsen, Jeffrey 41 1 Olson, Leann 351 Olson, Megan 364 Olson, Otto 210 Olympia, Nicole 279, 411 Om, Daniel 344 Omega Chi Epsilon 339 Index 447 O ' Neil, Emilie 348 O ' Neil, Shannon 300 O ' Neill, Brian 289 O ' Neill, Kyle 251 Ong, Catherine 41 1 Ong, Meilina 332 Ong, Sze-Hwei 41 1 Oosse, Hillary 229 Openlander, Ricci 348 Opokn, Henry 231 Oppenheim, Paul 265 Oppenheimer, Dalia 239 Orandi, Babak 335 Orban, Melissa 223, 276 Ordorica, David 347 O ' Rear, Bryan 41 1 Orell, Michael 313 Organek, Danielle 300 Orlando, Frank 41 1 Orlans, Alison 306 Orlofsky, Stacey 290 Orlowski, Katharine 256 O ' Rourke, Erin 263 Orr, Tracy 223 Ortmeyer, Jed 1 96 Osaer, Cory 355 Osborn, Erica 311, 411 Osborne, Jason 41 1 Osborne, Julie 334, 411 Osheroff, Julie 290 Osment, Michael 313 Osterberger, Monica 306 Ostreicher, David 251, 325 Ostro, Jodie 282 Ostrowski, Kimberly 411 Ostrowski, Tiffany 253 O ' Sullivan, Shannon 279 Otis, Nathan 257 OToole, Lorin 257, 344 Otto, Jason 253 Otto, Scott 303 Ottolini, Jacquelyn 257 Oudsema, Suzanne 41 1 Ouimet, Adam 271 Outslay, Mark 284 Ovellet, Lisa 411 Oves, Danielle 300 Owens, Allessia 412 Owens, Ashley 314 Owens, Larkin 41 1 Owie, Monica 279 Oyinsan, Ola 223 Ozurk, Orkan 271 Pace, Cornelia 269 Pachan, Molly 95 Pachmayer, Robert 346 Pack, Bryan 352, 412 Packer, Hillary 257 Padesky, John 313 448 Index Padgaonkar, Vaishalee 360 Padiyar, Kavita 265 Padmanabhan, Krishnan 412 Paek, Shirley 229 Pagan, Elisa 298 Page, Brianne 261, 301 Page, Erin 263 Paglio, Vincent 412 Pai, Rajiv 360 Pai, Vince 332, 359 Paine, Joanna 412 Pak, Maria 344 Pakenas, Steven 412 Pakistani Students Association 327 Pakula, Stephanie 235 Pal, Rohit 324 Palais, Jill 412 Palazzolo, Steve 249 Palen, Dana 352 Palen, Meredith 334 Palit, Sonya 265 Palmer, Amy 237, 311, 344 Palmer, William 280 Palmo, Nina 225, 227, 347 Palomaki, Joellyn 260 Panagopoulos, Peter 241 Pandal, Victoria 259 Pandya, Amit 333, 349, 412 Panesh, Jenny 300 Panetta, Mike 335 Pangilinan, Laurence 363 Panhellenic Association 308 Panikkar, Sean 229, 365 Panizzi, Melissa 300 Pankhurst, Lauren 287 Pankhurst, Meryl 301 Pankratz, Gerald 265 Papazian, Mark 412 Papp, Evan 412 Pappas, Andrea 31 1 Pappas, Lisa 301 Pareja, Jose 61 Parekh, Kamran 327 Parekh, Milan 288 Parekh, Nikhil 335 Paridy, Craig 252 Parija, Payal 324 Parikh, Vibhav 412 Paris, Adam 281 Park, Alice 323 Park, Andrew 323 Park, Andy 253, 296 Park, Edward 253 Park, Hubert 344 Park, John 237, 285 Park, Jong-Gil 320 Park, Mijin 223 Park, Uyoung 412 Parker, Blair 237 Parker, Harvard 247 Parker, Jeffrey 244 Parker, Leslee 282, 346 Parkinson, James 412 Parks, Katheryn 279 Parman, Jessica 229 Parnes, Lauren 290 Parolari, Tony 221, 222 Parr, Jamie 290 Parrigin, Bradley 351 Parris, Erin 223 Parrish, David 152 Parrish, Steve 336 Parrott, Gillian 287 Parrott, Jeremy 340 Parsons, Ashley 279 Partee, Brock 340 Partipilo, Francesco 412 Paruszkiewicz, Stephen 412 Pasaoa, Tricia 412 Pascal, Andrew 312 Passen, Kasey 282 Paster, Evan 280 Pasternack, Trisha 261 Patel, Amish 334 Patel, Anand 71 Patel, Krishna 9 Patel, Mona 247 Patel, Nikhil 358 Patel, Niraj 263, 334 Patel, Pant 412 Patel, Payal 360 Patel, Prashant 253 Patel, Pnya 343 Patel, Roshan 340 Patel, Sameer 253 Patel, Sejal 235 Patel, Shehal 255 Patel, Vanisha 223 Paternel, Stephen 352 Paterno, Adam 235 Pathak, Shrichandan 322 Patlevic, Lisa 287 Patmon, DeWayne 1 63 Patmon, Sheree 225 Patrevito, Daniel 235 Patrick, Michael 231 Patrick, Sara 352, 412 Patterson, Darrell 412 Patterson, Dave 288 Patterson, Keith 288 Pattock, Ann 329 Patton, Johmarx 261 Pau, Jason 412 Paul, Ara 358 Paul, John 362 Paul, Sam 282 Paulina, Elly 412 Paulina, Lillian 352 Paulsen, Adam 303 Pavlov, Zachary 229 Paweni, Fara 412 Pawlik, Rebecca 306 Pawlowski, Jeffrey 233 Pawluk, Lesley 257 Payne, Latonia 412 Payne, Nathan 251, 356 Payulert, Catherine 412 Pearce, Allan 284 Pearlman, Megan 364 Pearson, Jenna 279 Pearson, Michael 344, 360 Peccola, Robert 328 Peck, Margaret 301 Pecora, Vincent 328 Pedersen, Jeff 235 Pedersen, Matthew 231 Peinado, Andrea 255 Peiser, Craig 412 Pekow, Suzanne 337 Pelletier, Livia 301 Pelloski, Brian 237 Peltz, Micah 412 Pena, Erin 337, 412 Pena, Eva 323 Pence, Scott 355 Penniman, Ross 247 Penrice, Melissa 279 Pensler, Margaret 290 Pensler, Pauline 290 Pentiak, Patricia 261, 306 Penz, James 412 Pepper, Brad 73, 254 Peralta, Mericarmen 323, 412 Pereira, Kevin 324 Perett, Yvonne 239 Perez, Andrea 323 Perez, Aristides 227 Perez, Jerry 362 Perez, Kate 335 Perez, Lee 412 Perkin, Valerie 412 Perkins, Seth 321 Perl, Lucas 257 Perler, Elie 281 Perpich, Christopher 251 Perrick, Tracey 314 Perring, Rebecca 347 Perrone, Erin 342, 412 Perry, Susan 225 Perry, Valener 358 Perryman, Tracee 412 Pershin, Victoria 412 Persin, Michele 249, 300 Person, Beth 300 Peskin, Benjamin 289 Pestrue, Eric 344, 413 Peterka, James 280 Peters, Abigail 253 Peters, Emily 233 Peters, Jamie 261 Peters, Jeff 335 Peters, Jeremy 365 Peters, Kelley 413 Peters, Kelly 102, 106, 257 Peters, Lauren 364 Peters, Ryan 362 Peters, Sheldon 243, 336 Petersen, Justin 257 Petersen, Lindsey 223 Peterson, Ann 314 Peterson, Carrie 364 Peterson, Jill 276, 354 Peterson, Othamian 231, 413 Peterson, Steven 252 Petres, Heather 298 Petrescu, Alina 413 Petroff, Carrie 287 Pettypiece, Shannon 368 Pety, Marc 413 Petzel, Sarah 301 Pfeifer, Erin 261 Pfent, Jim 245 Pfleeger, Kati 413 Pham, Thanh 251 Pham, Thien-An 259 Pharmacy Student Government 358 Phelan, Darcy 356 Phelps, Jason 253 Phi Alpha Delta 328 Phi Alpha Kappa 347 Phi Kappa Psi 288 Phillips, Alexa 301 Phillips, April 209 Phillips, Frederick 413 Phillips, Jessica 301 Phillips, Kenya 413 Phillips, Nancy 263 Phillips, Stephen 259 Phu, Yee 243 Pi Beta Phi 278 Pi Kappa Alpha 302 Pi Kappa Phi 313 Pi Tau Sigma 348 Piangozza, Kristen 363, 364, 413 Pickett, Shayla 234, 261 Picotte, Nathan 251 Pien, Janet 227, 348 Pierce, Kelly 413 Pierce, Kimberly 413 Pierre, Ralph 289 Pierre-Louis, Stanley 413 Pilja, Mark 167 Pillemer, Brendan 413 Pillsbury, Caleb 365 Pine, Lauren 256, 320 Pineda, Miguel 239 Pinson, Jacqueline 413 Pinto, Connel 247 Pinzl, Devonie 413 Pioch, Raleigh 365 Piontek, Anne 256 Piontek, Emilie 256 Pirch, Jennifer 287 Pisani, Andrea 306 Piskor, Jess 237 Pitera, Jaclyn 351 Pittel, Adam 232 Pitts, April 263 Pizarro, Luisa 413 Plant, Alexa 241 Plantier, Eric 413 Plaskar, Dara 282 Plastrik, David 236 Platt, Laura 261 Platte, James 413 Plaushines, Kimberly 231 Plaza, Monique 323 Pleisch, Niklaus 363 Pletz, Gretchen 276 Plitnick, Sam 290 Plumb, Christopher 289 Plush, Evan 281 Podolan, Michael 263 Pohl, Kim 279 Pokonsky, Thomas 281 Pol, Anne 227 Polan, Jason 321 Polansky, Jane 225, 290 Polasek, Katharine 413 Polito, Adam 253 Politziner, Sarah 323 Polivka, Lauren 300 Polk, Brian 365 Pollack, Jon 312 Pollak, Andrew 229 Pollard, Sherise 225 Polley, John 303 Pollitzer, Adam 413 Pollman, Natalie 243 Pomerantz, Benjamin 351 Pomorski, Michael 413 Pondergast, Molly 300 Ponikvar, Michelle 351 Pons, Demian 325 Pons, Erin 276 Pontius, Lindsey 358 Poopat, Umpai 243, 364 Poor, Allison 233 Porter, Andrew 365 Porter, David 271 Porter, Katherine 301 Posey, Megan 300 Post, David 281 Post, Elizabeh 311 Post, Elizabeth 323 Poster, Alexander 265 Pothpan, Pranisa 368 Potter, Ashley 351 Potti, Alvin 253 Potvin, Lynette 337 Poulos, Kristina 320 Powell, Angela 413 Powell, Doree 255 Powell, Katie 267, 351 Powell, Tiffany 331, 356, 413 Powers, Mark 363, 413 Powers, Michael 245 Powlas, Glenn 368 Prakash, Anna 337 Prakash, Priya 233 Prakash, Smrity 223 Prange, Angela 251 Prasad, Aditya 251 Pratt, John 235 Pratzel, Jordan 231, 360 Pray, Sarah 413 Pre-Dental Club 340 Prebish, Richard 289 Prechter, Paul 312 Pressler, Bethany 255 Preston, Katharine 247 Preston, Regan 301 Price, Raphael 413 Prichard, Amy 233 Primous, Charlyn 227 Prince, Malene 413 Prins, Jennifer 243 Prior, Jason 281 Prior, Priscilla 235, 343 Proctor, Erica 328 Prohaska, Michael 253 Project Serve 355 Propper, Jordan 243 Prosper, Marie 323 Prosyk, Karen 279 Prot, Malikh 92 Proud, Ryan 313 Proulx, Nicole 338, 413 Prout, Malikh 229 Proverbs-Singh, Tracy 413 Provost, Nate 22, 24 Pruitt, Tazi 276, 354 Pruneau, Matthew 239 Pruthyaputtra, Tina 240 Prysby, Libby 279 3 senski, Ryan 233 PsiChi 363 Psi Upsilon 296 Puchala, Brian 249 Pulickal, Henish 289 ' ulker, John 251 ' ulliams, Deanna 413 Bunches, Alexis 31 1 3 urcell, Caroline 249 ' utin, Amy 241 Putnik, Maja 352 ' utvin, Jennie 367 Qu, Xiaonan 225 Quasarano, Julie 42, 243 Queen, Avery 188, 204, 227 Queen, Jeris 312 Queram, Kate 251 Quick, Christopher 288 Quinn, Fritz 280 Quinn, Lauryn 249 abineau, Melissa 260 Racine, Christine 276 Racovitis, Nicole 225 adak, Amy 413 Raeburn, Matthew 288 Rahaly, Andrea 279 Rahhal, Evelyn 279, 354 Rahmani, Shane 413 teichura, Rochan 328, 346 Raine, Burke 303 Rainey, Kathleen 255 ains, Isaac 249 Raisch, Alice 314 Raizada, Avinash 231 Rajagopal, Julie 245 Rajala, Eric 367 Rajdev, Sheela 261 Rajkhowa, Prashant 325 Rakowski, Ella-Marie 259 Ramadas, Raja 245 Ramana, Jyothi 236 Ramana, Leena 413 Ramesh, Sailakshmi 223 Ramirez, Andrea 323, 413 Ramirez, Ben 365 Ramirez, Dinah 346 Ramirez, Raquel 228 Ramlow, Susan 351 Ramos, Christopher 351 Ramos, Karla 327 Ramsey, Elizabeth 351 Ramsey, Rebecca 249, 282 Rana, Aroosha 327, 333, 413 Rancour, Stephen 261 Randall, Caroline 306, 334 Randall, Michael 233 Randolph, Marcus 289 Randolph, Meghan 256 Rangarajan, Bhavya 227 Rangen, Courtney 233 Rankin, Julie 314 Rankin, Shalina 413 Ransford, Mark 346 Ranta, Phil 253 Rao, Gautam 322 Rao, Vishal 267 Rappaport, Nicole 328, 361 Ras, Alexander 289 Rashid, Ahmir 251, 353 Rask, Eric 348 Raskin, Diane 300 Raskin, Elaine 239, 300 Rasmussen, Geena 306 Rasmussen, Gina 416 Ratanasavetavadhana, Michael 416 Ratineau, Melissa 255 Ratkovich, Sarah 416 Ratner, Jenny 290 Rattan, Sanjeev 288 Ratusznik, Jeffrey 313 Raubvogel, Erica 261, 290 Raui, Archana 247 Raval, Shivani 255 Ravani, Puja 253 Ravani, Purvi 229 Ravlin, Luke 289 Ray, Elizabeth 239 Ray, Sanchayita 322 Ray, Sarah 243, 335 Raymond, Meredith 239 Razzaque, Fahim 416 Reade, Frances 237 Reading, Susan 243 Reaume, Melissa 255 Reaume, Sarah 279 Reby, Anna 324 Reddy, Arjuna 249 Reddy, Lalit 267 Reddy, Sheela 357, 416 Reece, Elizabeth 355 Reed, Alexis 416 Reed, Ayanna 416 Reed, Jennifer 416 Reed, Julia 257, 276, 343 Reed, Kelly 306, 416 Reed, Lauren 225 Reed, Marni 344 Reed, Michael 261, 288 Reeder, Jill 352, 416 Reese, Erin 335 Regan, Monica 240, 279 Reger, Ofer 239 Regnery, Lindsay 247 Rehrauer, Kathryn 334 Reictiman, Charlotte 287 Reid, Courtney 1 50 Reid, Pamela 416 Reid, Robert 289 Reidenbach, Nicholas 243, 295 Reidy, Natalie 235, 279 Reilly, Meredith 261 Reinarz, Alice 74 Reiners, Jennifer 243, 323 Reinhart, Jennifer 265 Reinking, Megan 337 Reinlieb, Alexander 416 Reis, Brianna 261 Reiss, Pamela 416 Rem, Kelly 279 Remias, David 288 Rempell, Scott 416 Render, Natalie 223 Renn, Mark 416 Renton, Danielle 335, 416 Reosti, Elizabeth 235 Reppenhagen, Stephanie 223 Reske, Sharon 339 Resnick, Ben 322 Rett, Doug 416 Rett, Jessica 228 Rettig, Matthew 416 Rettmann, Erin 261 Rettmann, Ryan 259 Rex, Chung 416 Rex, Emilie 245 Rey, Richard 416 Reyes, Benjamin 416 Reynolds, Benjamin 416 Reynolds, Ian 231 Reynolds, Jenese 241, 328 Reynolds, Jennifer 344 Reynolds, Justin 344 Reynolds, Katie 259 Reynolds, Liz 311 Reynolds, Steven 269 Reynolds, Timothy 257 Rhee, Jean 328 Rhee, Seung-Yoon 229 Rhee, Weon 240 Rheingans, Carrie 334 Rhodes, Stacey 364 Rhyu, John 247 Ribbens, Matthew 416 Ricci, Michelle 261 Rice, Jared 313 Rice, Jason 244, 328 Rice, Lauren 368 Rich, Matthew 288 Richards, Allison 306 Richards, James 358 Richards, Leah 300 Richardson, Mark 235 Richardson, Stacey 243 Richardville, Eric 253 Richey, Michael 231 Richman, Elissa 257 Richman, Lizzy 300 Richmond, Hillary 236 Richter, Charles 237 Richter, Liesl 267 Rickert, Benjamin 239, 365 Rickert, Brian 28 Ricketts, Melisa 416 Ricks, Julie 243 Rico, Myriam 327 Riddle, Carrah 416 Rieger, Matt 251 Riepl, Joseph 255, 312 Rietzke, Steven 280 Riga, Matthew 231 Riley, Anne 279, 416 Riley, Kaitlyn 300 Riley, Livia 416 Riley, Rhiannon 306 Rillo, Emily 227, 300 Rinali, Michelle 300 Risch, Sharon 306, 416 Riso, Barbara 247 Riutta, Olivia 265 Rivera, Jennifer 327 Rivero, Elda 223 Rivkin, Natalie 237 Rizik, David 353 Ro, Frank 351 Roach, Meghan 253 Roach, Melissa 314, 364 Roach, Peter 243, 365 Roach, Steven 303 Roath, Chris 426 Robbins, Mark 233 Roberson, Toya 225 Roberts, Eric 335 Roberts, James 295 Roberts, Nicole 227, 301 Robertson, Elizabeth 363 Robertson, Hilary 416 Robertson, Matthew 339 Robichaud, Erin 329 Robinovitz, Isaac 239 Robins, Alexander 280 Robinson, Andre 351 Robinson, Ayelette 229 Robinson, Ben 322 Robinson, Bernard 188, 202, 227 Robinson, Christy 416 Robinson, Eleanor 223 Robinson, Ivette 350 Robinson, Jonathan 312 Robinson, Katie 310, 311 Robinson, Lisa 325 Robinson, Matthew 303, 345 Robinson, Rachel 265 Robinson, Sarah 31 1 Robinson, Spencer 235 Robinson, Stuart 336 Robinson, Valencia 416 Robitaille, Kevin 251 Rocha, Jennifer 229, 327 Rodehorst, Michael 251 Rodgers, Ben 289 Rodgers, Larry 365 Rodgers, Travis 267 Rodkin, Rebecca 290 Rodriguez, Daniel 253 Rodriguez, Francis 288 Rodriguez, Joey 185 Rodriguez, Kristel 225 Rodriguez, Nathan 231 Rodriguez, Rebecca 323 Roe, Glen 416 Roe, Robert 342, 344 Roeder, Eric 313 Roelofson, Kristin 233 Roesner, Anne 245, 314 Rogers, David 416 Rogers, Devon 255 Rogers, Erin 301 Rogers, Eugene 365 Rogers, Eva 271 Rogers, Jill 337 Rogers, Laura 276, 351 Rogers, Lauren 300 Rojas, Leslie 301 Rolf, Chris 213 Rollinger, Samantha 348 Rollins, Henry 124 Romano, David 416 Romano, Michael 251 Romelheart, Tiffany 311 Romero, Jose 25 Rominger, Nance 282 Romzek, Colleen 323 Rone, Sara 360 Ronk, Casey 360 Roof, Faith 259 Rooney, Megan 276, 328 Root, Allison 301 Root, Bethany 265, 334 Root, Briana 224 Rorick, Kristin 354 Rosario, Chessa 14 Roschek, Emily 255 Rose, Emily 265 Rose, Jamie 368, 416 Rose, Kate 282 Rose, Matthew 237 Rose, Monica 298 Rose, Rachel 227 Rose, Tanya 255 Roseberry, Greg 417 Roseman, Chelsea 301, 426 Rosemurgy, Percy 303 Rosen, Alyssa 337 Rosen, David 64 Rosen, Jess 290 Rosen, Sara 290 Rosenbaum, Elizabeth 257 Rosenbaum, Libby 300 Rosenberg, Brian 323 Rosenberg, Hillary 417 Rosenberg, Jessica 290 Rosenberg, Jillian 257, 301 Rosenberg, Naomi 344 Rosenberg, Sarah 279 Rosenblatt, Josh 344 Rosenblum, Aaron 313 Rosenkoff, Matthew 281 Rosenman, Jamie 282 Rosenthal, Julie 300, 364 A student walks down one of the foliage- lined paths beside Martha Cook residence hall. The building was one of the University ' s female dorms, photo by Naomi Trager Index 449 Rosenthal, Lauren 300, 417 Rosenwasser, Adam 365 Roshandel, Shadi 265 Rosier, Mark 328 Rosing, Evan 255, 280 Rosinski, Lauren 279 Ross, Alana 290 Ross, Catherine 417 Ross, Dailaa 417 Ross, Elaine 301 Ross, Hayley 417 Ross, Joseph 281, 351 Ross, Justin 313 Ross, Katie 300 Ross, Lindsay 290 Ross, Matthew 245 Ross, Samuel 239 Ross, Scott 417 Ross, Tricia 314 Rossen, Eric 281, 417 Rossiter, Dana 417 Rossman, David 417 Rosten, Matthew 417 Rotermund, Corinne 301 Roth, Amy 300 Roth, Carolyn 417 Roth, David 281 Roth, Jason 243 Roth, Jonathan 239 Roth, Lauren 300, 324, 417 Roth, Morgan 282 Rothbard, Lisa 257 Rothchild, Lauren 300 Rothfarb, Joseph 263 Rothman, Kori 231 Rothman, Marni 290 Rothman, Melissa 314 Rothschild, Amy 290 Rothschild, Lauren 417 Rotner, Jenny 256 Roumanis, Penny 301 Rourke, Elizabeth 243 Rovey, Josh 249, 335 Rowe, Abigail 306 Rowe, Andrea 229 Rowe, Natalee 237 Rowe, Sara 344 Rowing, Women ' s 168 Roy, Brandon 289 Roy, Jean-Sebastien 288 Roy, Ronita 227 Royal, Benjamin 235 Royer, Tricia 364 Rozeboom, Sarah 360 Rozensweig, Heidi 352 Rozypall, Eli 300 Rubens, William 288 Rubin, Becca 300 Rubin, Erika 290 Rubin, Philip 417 Rubinfeld, Lauren 115, 342 Rubinstein, Adam 417 Rubinstein, Erika 301 Ruden, Sarey 300 Rudman, Emily 237 Rudominer, Rebecca 417 Rudy, Heather 287, 347 Ruff, Lisa 269 Rugnetta, Michael 312 Ruhlig, Aaron 231 Ruisi, Anne 417 Rukstele, Christina 255 Ruland, Richard 346 Rulf, Keli 256 Rulong, Geoffrey 281 Rungta, Pranau 252 Rupp, Elizabeth 257 Rupp, Stephanie 229 Rush, Jamar 417 Rush, Jason 233 Rush, Jill 282 Russell, Andrew 271 Russell, Emily 233 Russell, Erin 265 Russell, Jennifer 269 Russell, John 417 Russell, Jonathan 281 Russell, Laura 337 Russo, Jenn 300 Russo, Katie 282 The Marching Band, led by Dr. James Tapia, performs during halftime. The Band performed a different show for each home game, photo by Liz Mauck Rust, Christina 223, 329 Ruszkiewicz, Elisa 306 Rutkoff, Jordana 300 Rutledge, Lauren 263 Rutt, Joshua 363 Ryan, Heather 301 Ryan, Jared 313 Ryan, Katherine 299, 366,417 Ryan, Kellie 227 Ryan, Scott 296, 417 Ryan, Thomas 280 Ryckman, Brian 267 Ryden, Eric 267 Ryder, Katherine 301 Rzasa, Kirk 257 Saal, Jaime 417 Saan, Kristen 263, 334 Sabm, Andrew 255 Sablosky, Kate 301, 417 Sabnis, Sachin 249 Sabo, Gregory 417 Sabol, Jonathan 233 Sachdev, Gaurav 365 Sachdev, Nikhil 232 Sachs, Keren 417 Sackellares, Stephanie 45, 238, 328 Sackin, Marc 181 Sadinoff, Alexandra 233 Safa, Michael 280 Saffan, Michelle 301 Safra, Renee 417 Sagady, Amie 279 Sahiner, Sevan 285 Sahn, Jen 290 Sahn, Samuel 419 Sahney, Sonia 243, 301 Sailor, Ericka 229 Saindon, William 281 Sajnani, Pooja 256 Saksena, Rahul 269 Salah, Nader 417 Salanta, Gabriel 269 Salazar, Joseph 331, 351 Salazar, Reylando 365 Saleh, Samira 348 Salmanson, Lauren 301 Salmon, Jennie 271 Salmonowicz, Michael 326, 417 Salomon, Allison 384, 417 Salomon, Nicolas 417 Salter, Robert 241 Saltzstein, Elizabeth 257 Salvatori, Jeremy 336 Salzman, Cindy 290 Salzstem, Betsy 301 Sam, Andy 251 Samarasinha, Samantha 237 Samek, Joshua 345, 347 Sampson, Kimberly 245 Sampson, Natalie 229 Samuels, Eric 355 Samzcyk, Nichole 362 Sanborn, Holly 228 Sanchez, Ale 285 Sanchez, Carolina 336 Sanchez, Sara 255 Sanchez, Vanessa 227 Sandberg, Joshua 417 Sandelands, Cara 237 Sandell, Vivek 322 Sander, Jamie 306 Sanders, Antonia 233 Sanders, Lisa 225 Sanderson, Karon 247 Sanderson, Kirk 417 Sanderson, Ryan 417 Sandier, Gabriel 280, 340 Sandusky, Caroline 417 Sandzik, Lindsay 261 Sanfillipo, Ceci 300 Sanghui, Sahil 269 Sankaran, Ramanan 340 Santiago, Alexis 271 Santoro, Dayna 314, 342, 364 Santoro, Kari 261 Santoro, Lia 329 Santrucek, Gloria 418 Santucci, Victoria 418 SAPAC 327 Sapeika, Daniel 418 Saperstein, Jessica 301 Sappington, Kelly 225 Sapsford, Allison 334 Sarahlo, Sze-Pui 227 Sardone, Amanda 239 Sargent, Erin 224 Saripalli, Saradhi 241 Sarkozy, Neshe 418 Sarma, Vikram 342, 418 Sarna, Carly 418 Sassi, Anthony 229 Sastry, Suchetha 261 Sathe, Rahul 353 Satten, Matthew 418 Satterwhite, Amyre 253 Satut, Michael 418 Sause, Anne 271, 368 Savage, Melissa 418 Savo, Nicholas 418 Sawyer, Michael 289, 418 Saxena, Rachna 265, 325 Sayadiam, Nema 249 Sayers, Jennifer 286, 287 Sayls, Annie 300 Sbihli, Michael 289 Scalzo, Lisa 225, 227 Scarpace, LJ. 418 Scatamacchia, John 249 Schaad, Julia 300 Schack, Melissa 282 Schacter, Rachel 290 Schafer, Sara 261 Schaldenbrand, Clare 247 Schaldenbrand, Lisa 243 Schaller, Ryan 296 Schanhals, Evan 365 Schanhals, William 265 Schaub, Megan 346 Schear, Jennifer 225 Schear, Jenny 290 Schederi, Megan 31 1 Scheer, Killy 418 Schefman, Jordan 300 Scheibach, Kristen 229 Scheinfeld, Rachel 300 Schenck, Cindy 290 Schenk, Jeffrey 418 Scher, Nicole 300 Scherdt, Sarah 243 Schermer, Betsy 282 Scherr, Robin 300 Scherr, Robyn 418 Schettenhelm, Emily 267 Schettenhelm, Matthew 418 Scheyer, Jennifer 282 Schiavone, Ashley 265 Schiebe, Liz 300 Schilling, Carolyn 314 Schillinger, Gabrielle 271 Schimpf, Timothy 352, 418 Schimpke, Carrie 228 Schindelar, Rachel 263 Schindler, Jennie 282 Schlesinger, Melanie 301 Schlonsky, Derek 312 Schloss, Matthew 289 Schmalziga, Danielle 229 Schmandt, Justin 343 Schmick, Michael 418 Schmick, Mike 26 Schmidbauer, Eric 233 Schmidt, Benjamin 295 Schmidt, Emily 360 Schmidt, Erica 241 Schmidt, Jordan 418 Schmidt, Justin 295, 418 Schmidt, Katie 314 Schmidt, Kristin 237 Schmidt, Kristine 32, 33, 324 Schmidt, Robert 348 Schmidt, Stephanie 265 Schmidt, Teriann 418 Schmit, Sara 225 Schmitt, Kristina 340, 352 Schmonsees, Matthew 295 Schneider, Benjamin 312 Schneider, Corinne 418 Schneider, Jaime 300 Schneider, Sarah 290 Schnettler, Justin 418 Schnur, Annessa 233 Schoenfeld, Kristan 351 Schoenherr, Edward 303 Scholl, Kristine 418 Scholma, Julie 298 Schonholz, Stephanie 300 Schore, Josh 363 Schostak, Steven 239 Schrauben, Ryan 352 Schreiber, Caroline 345 Schreiner, John 252 Schrieber, Sarah 279 Schriever, Kim 279 Schrock, Christopher 335 Schroder, Bob 253 Schroeder, Christy 243 Schroeder, Elizabeth 320, 352 Schroeder, Jenny 301 Schroeder, Linda 348 Schroeder, Nora 279 Schulman, Zachary 239 Schultz, Abbie 279 Schultz, Andrea 243 Schultz, Andrew 255 Schultz, Brandon 255 Schultz, Megan 261 Schulz, Brooke 340 Schulz, Evan 263 Schuma, Richard 352 Schumacher, Wendy 300 Schuster, Lisa 263 Schwab, Mairead 306 Schwadron, Joshua 261 Schwartz, Amy 300 Schwartz, Beth 282 Schwartz, Emily 249 Schwartz, Gregory 312 Schwartz, John 241, 362 Schwartz, Jonathan 125,281 Schwartz, Karen 25, 261 Schwartz, Katherine 247 Schwartz, Lonnie 336 Schwartz, Mark 418 Schwartz, Matthew 365 Schwartz, Saa 300 Schwartz, Sarah 101, 384 Schwartz-Sax, Sarah 239 Schwartzberg, Evan 281 Schweinsberg, Bjorn 418 Schweitzer, Tamara 300 Sclafani, Anthony 312 Scott, Ann 257 Scott, Ashley 323 Scott, Caren 233, 343 Scott, Jeffrey 295 Scott, Leslie 239 Scott, Lindsay 301 Scott, Melissa 418 Scott, Robert 245 - .- ' ' ' , 450 Index Scott, Susanne 418 Scott, Toby 338 Scrase, Lindsey 259 Scrupa, Dana 31 1 Seale, Maura 337 Seaman, Curtis 253 Seaman, Scott 251 Seamans, John 231 Searing, Scott 303 Sears, Justin 249 Sebaly, Abigail 225 Sebastian, Semmy 259 Secreto, James 345 Sedloff, Brandon 288 Sedransk, Adam 281 Segal, Rachel 418 Segall, Jeremy 324, 418 Seggerson, Carolyn 418 Seguin, Jennifer 223 Sehgal, Priya 269 Seid-Arabi, Rachel 356 Seidel, Pat 284 Seider, Michael 253 Seidmann, Sarah 418 Seidner, Travis 239 Seigle, Chad 418 Selke, Linzi 306 Sellars, Shayla 418 Sellman, Erin 418 Sellman, Kellie 231 Selph, Lauren 364 Selva, Kathryn 339 Semerad, Lisa 337 Semms, Eve 282, 419 Semins, Michelle 419 Sempliner, Courtney 237 Senatore, Daniel 312 Sendek, Timothy 233 Senk, Emily 247, 287 Sens, Beth 279 Seo, Hyun-Joo 419 Seppala, Mark 255, 289 Septer, Katie 314, 419 Sepura, Carl 251 Sequeira, Avita 325 Sequiera, Kavita 325 Seradsky, Jessica 300 Sergent, Mary 419 Serna, Fernando 245 Seth, Kabir 344 Seth, Rishi 25, 234 Seth, Vishal 322 Sethi, Andrea 327 Settlemyre, Kaleena 243 Setty, Gautam 328 Sevush, Jeremy 281, 419 Sew, Lisa 233 Sgriccia, Mark 360 Sha, Sonia 419 Shafer, Christian 235 Shaffer, Jacqueline 419 Shah, Aashish 231 Shah, Ami 348 Shah, Amish 265 Shah, Anjali 342 Shah, Ankur 259, 332 Shah, Arpita 257 Shah, Ashish 257 Shah, Karishma 352 Shah, Muhammad 327 Shah, Neha 323 Shah, Nirav 335 Shah, Priti 223 Shah, Radha 247 Shah, Reshma 244 Shah, Rishm 285 Shah, Rupal 342 Shah, Saaj 353 Shah, Saloni 265, 348 Shah, Saumil 252 Shah, Selena 323 Shah, Shreya 235 Shaheen, Andrea 301 Shambach, Jennifer 336 Shamban, Susanna 245 Shanbhag, Sachin 324 Shand, Karyl 419 Shane, Jason 280, 419 Shannon, David 419 Shapiro, Amy 282 Shapiro, Caitlin 287, 337 Shapiro, Cara 245 Shapiro, Deborah 368 Shapiro, Jennifer 261, 282 Shapiro, Laura 419 Shapiro, Matthew 419 Shapiro, Stephanie 261 Shapiro, Todd 419 Shapland, Bethany 247 Shapland, Brian 419 Sharer, Liana 235 Sharett, Charles 419 Sharma, Rishi 265 Sharma, Rohit 322 Sharma, Shesh 322 Sharma , Tara 224, 229 Sharoky, Meredith 255 Sharp, Alexis 265 Sharp, Jamie 239 Sharpe, Steve 25, 347 Sharpe, Steven 335 Sharrow, Robert 280 Shaver, Bryan 281, 419 Shaver, Gregory 281 Shaver, Lissa 346 Shavers, James 351 Shavoky, Meredith 282 Shay, Patricia 265 Shaya, Michelle 419 Shea, Aden 288 Shea, Michael 251, 295 Shear, Andrea 343 Sheets, Nathan 352 Sheffer, Brent 209 Shehadi, Jim 253 Shehigan, Ani 323 Shehigian, Ani 323 Shei Magazine 332 Sheihk, Najia 106 Sheikh, Najia 327 Sheill, Daniel 255 Shelley, Andrew 235, 313 Shen, Cynthia 419 Shen, Karen 352, 419 Shepard, Steven 335 Sheppard, Katherine 344 Shereda, Laura 241 Shereda, Rob 365 Shereda, Robert 329, 335 Sherer, Mark 419 Shergill, Ardaman 224 Sherman, Brian 289 Sherman, Jennifer 261 Sherman, Jess 290 Sherman, Joshua 419 Shershavin, Julia 251 Sheth, Nicole 306 Sheth, Palak 223 Sheth, Sagar 312 Shevitz, Shana 345 Shieh, Eric 251 Shields, Ian 231 Shields, Jocely n 419 Shih, Chung-Wen 348, 419 Shih, Henry 249 Shikhel, Sheldon 285 Shin, Jeanne 349 Shin, Wooshik 239 Shina, Joshua 269 Shindelmu, Mara 225 Shipp, Erica 255 Shipps, Lindsay 298 Shirey, Lauren 364, 419 Shirkey, Kezia 352 Shirvell, Andrew 329 Shmerling, Marc 281 Short, Kevin 288 Short, Nancy 334 Short, Nathan 257 Shortreed, Susan 419 Shotwell, Sarah 239 Showalter, Scott 251 Shrage, Michael 312 Shreve, Jenifer 249 Shrivastava, Rajat 248 Shuart, Kristen 344 Shull, Sarah 335, 419 Shulman, Beverly 282 Shulman, Linsey 301 Shulman, Lorraine 419 Shulman, Victoria 237 Shuma, Richard 353 Shumaker, Robert 363 Shumaker, Sarah 328, 342 Shure, Lauren 300 Shurly, Bert 241 Shuttari, Irsan 246 Shwayhat, Nader 353 Shwayhat, Sam 37 Shyu, Austin 288, 419 Siciliano, Katherine 257 Sidman, Jeremy 289 Sidman, Lisa 419 Sidrak, Wagdy 364 Siebigteroth, Philip 358 Siefer, Alicia 34, 287 Siegel, Bill 362 Siegel, Claire 223, 337 Siegel, Jason 249 Siegel, Meryl 282 Siegfried, Jonathan 326 Siegrist, Amy 346 Sielaff, Jesse 263 Sievers, Andy 360 Slew, Bernard 419 Sigalais, Chris 362 Sigma Alpha Epsilon 289 Sigma Delta Tau 301 Sigma Gamma Tau 335 Sigma Kappa 311 Sigma Lambda Gamma 327 Sigma Nu 312 Sigma Phi 280 Sigma Phi Epsilon 289 Sigman, Andrew 21 Sigman, Lee 235 Sigouin, Amanda 301 Sigsbey, Rachel 247 Silfen, Diana 282 Silva, Jefferson 322 Silver, Adam 419 Silver, Amy 300 Silver, Gabriel 419 Silver, Jeffrey 312 Silver, Jennifer 344 Silver, Lauren 320 Silver, Robin 282 Silverman, David 229 Silverman, Lora 419 Silverman, Lori 300 Silverstein, Josiah 422 Simanskey, Joshua 329 Simison, David 235 Simmons, Elisha 341 Simmons, Jessica 364 Simmons, Melanie 243 Simms, Jack 422 Simms, Lauren 290 Simms, Nina 261 Simon, Lindsey 255 Simon, Maria 261, 337 Simon, Melinda 422 Simon, Michael 345 Simonelli, Victor 288 Simons, Eric 259 Simpson, John 231 Simpson, Kevin 356 Simpson, Mary-Beth 298 Simpson, Teyonna 239 Sims, Kelly 422 Sinaboro 320 Sinclair, Catherine 257 Singal, Amit 360 Singal, Anil 364 Singapore Students Association 332 Singer, Danielle 422 Singer, Michael 281 Singh, Rosita 261 Sinkman, Matthew 422 Sirgedas, Lina 223 Sirgedas, Tomas 247 Siribunrit, Amber 422 Sisson, Marissa 422 Sit, Tanya 367 Sitrin, Deborah 71 Sitz, Angela 337 Siu, Wai-Ming 235 Skalski, Eric 245 Skiba, Brian 257 Skiba, Kelli 422 Skinner, Anna 271 Skoglund, Casey 422 Skolnick, Shaun 290 Skoog, Lukas 303 Skopec, Laura 267, 351 Skor, Meredith 290 Slates, Zachary 345 Slavin, Eric 229 Slay, Kelly 265 Sledge, Evan 253 Slikkers, Timothy 323 Sloan, Adam 353 Sloan, Michelle 256 Sloan, Patrick 329 Slon, Shawn 239 Slorec, Stephen 231 Slott, Nicole 306 Slutsky, Jacob 263 Small, Adam 313 Smallidge, Daniel 281, 348 Smart, Sarah 249 Smilack, Jodi 261, 301 Smith, Alan 363 Smith, Alexis 261 Smith, Amy 222, 223, 352 Smith, Audrey 351 Smith, Caitlin 239 Smith, Carla 257 Smith, Christopher 263, 324 Smith, Colleen 276 Smith, Duncan 240 Smith, Erin 363 Smith, Graham 239 Smith, Jacquelene 334 Smith, Jessica 333 Smith, Jessie 300 Smith, Joan 350 Smith, Kristine 338, 422 .Smith, Krystal 249, 271 Smith, Laurie 422 Smith, Lucas 422 Smith, Marin 422 Smith, Matthew 288, 365 Smith, Nick 363 Smith, Robyn 422 Smith, Ross 365 Smith, Shaunette 338 Smith, Stephanie 233 Smith, Tiffany 314 Sneed, Sheryl 277, 422 Snider, Andrea 229 Snyder, Jeff 251 Snyder, Lauren 282 Snyder, Steffany 267 So, Leaona 356 So, Lisa 245 So, Naomi 356 Sobel, Lindsay 282 Soberman, David 263, 281 Sobesky, Julia 237 Soble, Jennifer 324 Soccer, Men ' s 146 Soccer, Women ' s 148 Society of Automotive Engineers 340 Society of Minority Engineers 356 Society of Women Engineers 354 Sockolosky, Nicole 1 57 Soffer, Deena 300 Soffer, Ellyn 290 Softball 154 Soh, Peter 303 Soi, Sarvesh 342, 34 " 4 Soifer, Marci 233 Sol, Stephanie 287 Solamon, Brian 303 Solar Car Team 353 Solberg, Sarah 31 1 Solheim, Evan 227, 314 Soliman, Mark 364 Soloff, Elesheva 336 Solon, Nicholas 249 Somani, Naveen 324 Sommerfield, Britt 314 Sommerville, Jessica 306 Somsanith, Nithida 422 Son, Tina 243 Son, Young 352 Sonda, Delia 306 Sonderman, Evan 362 Song, Jane 344 Song, Peter 253 Song, Samuel 288 Song, Steven 344 Soni, Ameet 263 Sonnett, Kathleen 225 Soofi, Rabeh 27, 422 Sophia, Alex 300 Sordyl, John 280 Sorensen, Mark 257 Sorensen, Nicholas 280 Sorg, Jessika 239 Sorrell, Alix 237 Sostrin, Jeffrey 281 Soule, Luke 339 South, Matthew 339 South Quad 262-269 Southard, Adam 313 Southard, Scott 365 Southwick, Bryan 253 Southwick, Nicholas 365 Souza, Vinay 335 Sowards-Emmerd, Helen 422 Soye, Kelly 422 Soyombo, Aderemi 364 Spaccarotella, Marie 149 Spada, Crystal 47 Spangler, Ingrid 255 Spanos, JoAnna 245 Sparks, Desiree 422 Sparks, Jason 294, 295 Sparks, Meredith 287 Sparling, Brooke 422 Spatt, Sam 290 Spearman, Dara 364 Index 451 Spearot, Alan 422 Spears, Erin 261 Spencer, Anna 422 Spencer, Brooke 229, 328 Spencer, David 288 Spencer, Esther 223 Spencer, Juanami 422 Spencer, Nathaniel 295 Sperling, Bryan 422 Spicer, Allison 314 Spiegel, Bradley 288 Spiegel, Stephen 422 Spielvogel, Dara 257 Spillane, Shaun 312 Spindler, Adam 236 Spindler, Dana 249 Spindler, Erin 266 Spindler, Hilary 422 Spinneweber, Brian 241, 348 Spiteri, Elizabeth 245 Spitnale, Brett 233 Spitz, Kim 300 Spoelhof, Rachel 227 Spolan, Lindsey 300 Sporn, Jeremy 232 Sprader, Nicole 255, 276 Spratt, Annissa 247 Sprecher, Bradley 345 Spurlock, Justin 271 Spyker, Amanda 287, 304 Sridharan, Malini 267 Srinivas, Sujit 324 Srinivasan, Ranga 322 Sroat, Hasia 306 St. Clair, Nathaniel 422 St. Gerard, Lucien 326 Stabenow, Debbie 133 Stabryla, Marcia 239, 320, 334 Stachura, Anne 351 Stachura, Paul 422 Staggs, Chris 233 Stahl, Alana 300 Stahl, Elizabeth 422 Stahmer, Julie 348 Staingold, Alana 301 Stajiniger, Dave 249 Stamatis, Gary 422 Stamatis, Stephen 261 Stando, Aaron 303 Stanfield, Cynthia 265 Stanton, Jamila 328 Staperfenne, Jill 324 Stapert, Erika 225 Starnes, Steven 280, 422 Starr, David 281 Starrs, Caroline 279, 309 Stashko, Svetlana 422 Stassek, Robert 267 Stauffer, Oliver 255 Stead, Jack 146, 422 Steck, Andrew 365 Steele, Stephanie 279 Steelman, Mike 365 Steen, Heather 287 452 Index Steenwyk, Christopher 269 Steere, Brian 281 Steffen, Angie 276 Stegall, Natalie 361 Steger, Lauren 300 Stein, Benjamin 237 Stein, Jeremy 325 Stein, Michael 289 Stein, Robert 257 Stein, Robin 253 Stein, Ryan 241 Steinberg, Michael 280 Steinberger, Daniel 233 Steinebach, Katherine 261 Steingold, Alana 324, 423 Steinhoff, Stephanie 337 Steinke, David 365 Steinkraus, Jeffrey 356 Steinle, Allison 225 Steinman, Ryan 99 Steinway, Jodie 225 Stekier, Stephanie 306 Stenseng, Paul 363 Stepanek, Drew 184, 423 Stepanian, Jack 28 Stephens, Daryl 251 Sterken, Katharine 344 Sterling, Joel 271 Stern, Brian 325 Stern, Jeremy 280 Stern, Lisa 257 Stern, Noah 423 Stern, Rachel 423 Stern, Theresa 271 Stetson, Matthew 281 Stevens, Claire 423 Stevens, David 348 Stevens, Galen 245 Stevens, Larry 163 Stevenson, Bill 365 Stevenson, Bob 365 Stevenson, Megan 245 Stewart, James 255 Stewart, Jon 131 Stewart, Megan 314 Stewart, Mikal 239 Stey, Robb 231 Stinchcombe, Robert 342, 423 Stirling, Katherine 229 Stockman, Alexandria 324 Stockton, Holly 261 Stockwell 225-227 Stockwell Hall Council 347 Stohler, Andi 351 Stoianowski, Ryan 255 Stoick, Kristie 356 Stojak, Debbie 300 Stojak, Julia 423 Stojak, Lisa 311 Stojanovski, Vangel 312 Stokes, Dewan 341 Stolkey, Christopher 351 Stoll, Jeremy 239 Stoltz, Allison 229, 323 Stolz, Anthea 227 Stone, Jamie 301 Stone, Jon 423 Stone, Lauren 423 Stoner, Meghan 300 Storch, Sara 301 Storck, Melissa 251 Storrs, Ashley 241 Stout, Timothy 329 Stover, Mary 236 Stow, Alison 233 Stoy, Kevin 237 Straetmans, Lindsay 314 Stravers, Alexandra 261 Streem, Jennie 276 Street, Justin 232 Streicker, Sarah 328 Streiff, Tracey 236 Strickler, Eva 257, 334, 360 Striffler, Christian 353, 423 Strobe, Andrew 251 Stroebel, Melissa 245 Stroger, Kenneth 423 Strohkirch, Jeremy 312 Strohmeyer, Kenneth 288 Stromayer, Michael 423 Strong, Doelynn 423 Strong, Justin 363 Stubelt, Katherine 364, 423 Student Alumni Council 334 Students Against Cancer 348 Students Against Violence Everywhere 335 Students for Life 329 Stuible, Chad 365 Stumpf, John 281 Stutzman, Kenneth 255, 296 Stys, Jeffrey 423 Su, Grace 360 Suaprio, Barry 71 Suarez, Rosio 351 Suberlak, Paul 227 Subramanian, Uma 337, 349 Succar, Sena 301 Suckle, Liza 423 Sudarshan, Soumya 235 Sugar, Sam 282 Sugimoto, Issei 251 Sugumaran, Rajkumar 364, 423 Suh, Aaron 269 Suh, Daniel 346 Sulick, Kelly 249 Sullivan, Allison 279 Sullivan, Ashley 301 Sullivan, Dana 363 Sullivant, Amy 148 Sultani, Katie 276 Sunarya, Natalia 423 Sunday, Marisha 229 Sundell, Christopher 281 Sundin, Joel 339 Sunness, Lauren 301 Suny, Ronald 235 Suortley, Susanna 300 Supol, Tim 365 Surakanti, Jayanth 265 Surana, Chintan 322 Surles, Philip 239, 343 Surprenant, Marc 360 Sussman, Amanda 290 Sussman, Jessica 423 Sussman, Stacie 290 Sutanto, Meilinda 332, 359 Sutherland, Anna 241, 298 Sutherland, Katie 279 Sutherland, Kristen 337 Sutherland, Robert 227 Sutkus, Emily 227 Sutler, Christopher 243, 340 Sutler, Gwendolyn 244 Sutterfield, Aleta 348 Sutton, Craig 345 Suzor, Anne 352 Suzuki, Toru 280, 348, 423 Swain, Rebecca 331 Swan, Emily 263 Swanigan, Genella 271, 331 Swanson, Birgit 259,314 Swatek, Julie 423 Swayze, Michael 249 Sweat, Sara 321, 403, 423 Sweeney, Caitlin 423 Sweeney, Jennifer 423 Sweeney, Jonathan 423 Sweetman, David 423 Swemba, Ellie 255 Swift, Tabitha 423 Swimming, Men ' s 198 Swimming, Women ' s 200 Swiryn, Michael 237 Swisher, Susan 228 Swistak, Julie 243, 344 Sy, Gavin 339 Syed, Nasreen 323, 423 Synchronized Swimming 320 Szczesny, Anne 239 Szczygiel, Jessica 351 Szewczyk, Dave 247 Szykula, Andrew 257 Szymanski, James 65 Szymanski, Samantha 423 Szymanski, Trever 296 Szymczak, Emily 423 Szynwelski, Sara 306 Taelman, Shaina 244 Taffer, Justin 86 Taft, Joshua 423 Tai, Shulm 225 Tainsh, Katherine 239 Taishoff, Aaron 281 Takahashi, Satsuki 253 Takayama, Junichi 423 Takeda, Miyuki 363 Talaska, Andra 237 Talbot, Amy 423 Talhelm, Alan 257 Tamar, Ben-Moshe 423 Tamaska, Gabriel 225 Tan, Jeffrey 247, 332 Tan, Leon 253 Tan, Meng 255 Tan, Shaun 247 Tan, Tze-Yann 423 Tandon, Paridhi 327 Tanenbaum, Sharon 298, 299 Tang, Jeffrey 289 Tang, Jessica 229 Tang, Katherine 424 Tanis, Virginia 243 Tannenbaum, Emily 301 Tanphaichitr, Marisa 233 Tans, Kirk 239 Tansky, Autumn 352 Targan, Beth 424 Tarnow, Tami 424 Tashman, Jennifer 424 Tasman, Sarah 239 Tatar, Kirstn 263 Tate, Jacqueline 261 Tatterson, Lisa 355 Tau Beta Sigma 352 Tau Epsilon Phi 281 Tau Kappa Epsilon 280 Taub, Carrie 324 Taub, Randi 290 Taubitz, Erin 223 Taulbee, Brian 424 Tay, Hwee 332 Tay, Shulin 339, 344 Taylor, Brands 253 Taylor, Brooke 282 Taylor, David 231 Taylor, Jennifer 257 Taylor, Kevin 147 Taylor, Kristen 261 Taylor, Kristin 301 Taylor, Leslie 251 Taylor, Maureen 351 Taylor, Maxwell 312 Taylor, Michelle 253 Taylor, Sallie 298 Taylor, Scott 312 Taylor, Tiffany 243 Taylor, Valerie 227 Taylor-Fabe, Andrew 239 Tchang, Michael 281 Tchou, Gregory 263 Teaberry, Jeremy 352 Teague, Erin 356 Teh, Su 237 Teimorzadeh, Sara 337 Tejura, Rajiv 233 Telesford, Natasha 331, 356 Temkin, Matthew 289 TenKley, Nari 79, 237 Tenner, Emily 314 Tennis Club 339 Tennis, Men ' s 212 Tennis, Women ' s 214 Tepas, Megan 301 Tepper, Jodi 424 Tepper, Ricki 282 Teran, Brett 312 Terbush, Jessica 225 Terjimanian, Armen 239 Terradas, Cesar 231 Terrell, David 159, 165 Terry, Melissa 301 Terzibashian, Jane 226, 424 Tessler, Stefanie 424 Tetteh, Naa-Atswei 424 T etteh, Nii-Adzei 247 Teverbaugh, Lauren 265, 341 Thackersey, Abhimanyu 252 Thande, Njeri 364 Thao, Tou 252 Tharpe, Nichole 356 Tharrett, Alyssa 243 Thayer, Desiree 225 Theaman, Jessica 424 Theise, Rachelle 300, 339 Theiss, Erich 233 Thekdi, Ami 249 Thekdi, Shital 269 Thelen, David 253 Thelen, Kristie 424 ThetaChi 312 Theta Xi 281 Thiel, Andy 249 Thielbar, Kristin 314 Tholen, Elisabeth 228 Thomas, Anthony 159, 161, 164 Thomas, Bradley 424 Thomas, Char ' ly 361 Thomas, Chip 362 Thomas, David 339 Thomas, Joi 249 Thomas, Kathryn 249 Thomas, Kristina 233 Thomas, Kurien 424 Thomas, Marisa 227, 424 Thomas, Pamela 255 Thomas, Roslyn 341 Thomas, Stephanie 287 Thomas, Tiffany 84, 287, 304 Thomasma, Charles 285 Thompson, Alanna 255 Thompson, Andrew 241 Thompson, Brett 365 Thompson, Brianna 243 Thompson, Brooke 253 Thompson, Daniel 289, 424 Thompson, Douglas 295 Thompson, Gregory 353 Thompson, Jared 235 Thompson, Joseph 288 Thompson, Justin 257 Thompson, Kelly 363 Thompson, Latasha 227, 347 Thompson, Leah 314 Thompson, Mari 223 Thompson, Nicholas 312 Thompson, Paul 233 Thompson, Sarah 243 Thompson, Scott 339 Thompson-Flores, Thomas 229 Thompson-Levin, Blair 301 Thomson, Bradley 241 Thomson, Brianna 348 Thomson, Kirsten 354 Thorius, Anne 206, 424 Thome, Virginia 351 Thornell, Elixa 306 Thorson, Carrie 247, 337 Thotrakul, Pantila 330 Thrasher, Laurice 255 Threat, Erica 257, 424 Thullen, Melissa 228 Thumati, Rohith 231 Thurlow, David 365, 424 Thurner, Jennifer 424 Ti, Angeline 267 Tiderington, Evan 265 Tietz, Douglas 345 Tillack, Stephen 322 Timm, Craig 424 Tingling, Flavia 345 Tinsley, Dana 245 Tjandra, Ayke 424 Tobin, Catherine 261, 363 Tokumoto, Masanori 359 Tolins, Shira 290 Toller, Kevin 362 Tolman, Kimberly 300 Toman, Justin 217, 424 Tomezak, Mark 257 Tomlanovich, Anne 37 Tomlin, Grace 424 Tomovski, Zak 424 Tompkins, Abigail 424 Tompkins, Amelia 223 Tompkins, Charles 424 Tompkins, Millie 314 Tomsky, Michael 265 Tondu, Kelly 424 Tone, Lesley 223, 279 Tong, Tiffany 339 Topham, Monica 253 Toples, Ashleigh 223 Topper, Jessica 261 Topper, Scott 281 Toren, Evan 346 Torrence, Trevor 334 Torres, Rene 229, 384 Torres, Tiffany 243 Torrez, Christyna 237 Toth, Emily 424 Toth, Michael 245 Toub, Lori 290 Tounsel, Daniel 424 Towl, Katherine 261, 298 Towne, Andrea 300 Towns, Mark 364 Townsel, Robbie 331 Townsend, Jason 424 Townsend, Rebecca 298 Track Field 208 Tracy, Darrin 248 Trager, Naomi 239, 287, 367 Trahan, Kelly 311 Traidman, Brent 368 Tran, Khang 332 Tran, Kim 361, 424 Tran, Robbie 282, 326 Tran, Tu-Anh 332 Trapnell, Lindsay 36 Traverse, Nicolina 301 Traylor, Danielle 363 Trecpceuski, Adrienne 311 Tree, Tonya 336, 424 Treece, Suvon 225 Trenary, William 229 Trendell, Lisa 245 Trendler, Lauren 257 Trepod, Daniel 235 Trevor, Matthew 245 Triana, Lauren 267 Triemstra, Joel 347 Tripening, John 257 Triplett, Corey 365 Tripp, Mark 176 Trock, Adam 253 Troester, Hilary 276 Troiani, Vanessa 265 Trombley, Rebecca 320 Trombley, Sarah 73 Tronstein, Rachel 335 Tropp-Bluestone, Joanna 223 Trotter, Anne 314 Trubow, Lauren 282 Trudeau, Daniel 239 Truesdall, Heather 247 Truex, Beau 255 Trzcinka, Agnieszka 228 Trzemzalski, Matthew 267 Tsai, Stephen 281 Tsai, Yvonne 424 Tsay, Michelle 276, 424 Tschirhart, David 288 Tse, Billy 360 Tse, Eva 251 Tseng, Vivian 336 Tsernoglou, Penelope 328, 424 Tsiavos, Alex 235 Tsimberov, Sergey 259 Tsui, Brian 334, 367 Tsui, Max 296 Tsui, Sharon 425 Tsutsumi, Hideki 345 Tuck, Kathryn 231, 425 Tucker, Jennie 425 Tucker, Michael 121 Tudball, Kristin 425 Tummino, Melissa 241 Tune, Rebecca 1 55 Tung, Luana 225 Tunkel, Victoria 239 Tunstall, Sara 243 Tuohey, Patrick 259 Turbow, Sarah 300 Turchin, Rachel 269, 301 Turkat, Justin 425 Turner, Erin 298 Turner, James 365 Turner, Jamie 241 Turner, Jeffery 235 Turner, Jennifer 223 Turner, Kamilah 425 Turner, Lesley 235 Turnwald, Bradley 320 Tury, Adam 249 Tuzzulino, Lauren 300 Tyer, Kathleen 265, 337 Tyler, Ryan 352 Tymowski, Adam 237 Tyra, Sa 233 Tzakas, Sotiria 301 Tzilos, Christina 269 u UAAMSA 360 Ucci, April 251 Udekwa, Mike 296 Uggen, Jon 312 Uhl, William 257 Ull, Jennifer 290 Ullah, Shamim 425 Ulrey, Jennifer 363 Ulnch, Jessie 276 Umulis, David 347, 356 Undergrad English Association 330 Undergrad Psychological Society 328 Underwood, Bethany 241 Unger, Lisa 279 Uprichard, Rebecca 261 Uras, Hakan 227 Urata, Ayumu 359 Urban, Brittany 306, 425 Urbance, Marcy 249 Urka, Michelle 276 Urquhart, Daniel 320 Urquhart, Doug 249 Utrup, Kelly 225, 262 Utz, Maurin 257, 364 Uwazurike, Nkiruka 253 Vaca, Myrna 247 Vachhani, Alisha 311, 364 Vachirasudlekha, Stephanie 227 Valant, Jonathan 255 Valencia, Pauljude 243, 285 Valente, Matthew 425 Valentine, Veronica 308, 309, 425 Valiquett, Andrew 425 Valiton, Michael 288 Vail, Kasey 363 Valle, Giancarlo 251, 295 Vallone, Anne 244 Valsangkar, Bina 352 Valuck, Jeffrey 288 VanAntwerp, Emily 287 VanAppledorn, Molly 243, 356 VanBelle, Michael 425 Vance, Jill 276 Vance, Nicole 306 Vandaley, Art 368 Vandenberg, Michael 425 Vandenbosch, Cynthia 325 Vanderhaar, Aaron 239 Vanderhyde, Matthew 269 Vanderlan, Jessica 237, 298 Vanderlann, Sarah 31 1 VanDyck, Erik 312 VanDyke, James 280 Vanek, James 312 Vanek, Kristina 314 VanEvery, Lisa 230, 425 VanHamersveld, Julie 225 Vanhooser, Jeffrey 288 Vanhuffel, Matthew 237 VanHull, Pat 284 Vanlttersum, Christopher 251 VanPorrerin, Adrienne 311 VanStaveren, Adam 249 Vanstraten, John 280 Vanstrydonck, Sara 425 Van Suilichem, Kelly 279,425 VanTil, Catherine 357 Vantongeren, Jill 287 VanVliet, Kristin 269 Vanwasshnova, Matthew 312 Varanasi, Sangeetha 225, 348 Vardaman, Kristal 243 Vartanoff, Jonathan 425 Vasappa, Rashmi 225, 348 Visitors parade through the Law Quad during Campus Day. Prospective students usually visited the campus to help them decide which college to attend, photo by Naomi Trager Vashi, Anita 332 Vasthare, Mekhala 322 Vastola, Lindsey 241 Vaughn, Jen 21 5 Vaughn, Kelly 338, 425 Vaughn, Wesley 288 Vaught, Rebecca 229, 314 Vavaroutsos, George 325 Vaz, Ana 300 Vazquez, Thomas 335 Veeser, Michael 329 Veinott, Beth 351 Veith, Micah 362 Velasco, Erica 247, 335 Veluchamy, Kirthika 225, 353 Venhuizen, Ryan 363 Verdugo, Jay 425 Verdugo, Lindsay 325 Vereb, Brian 249 Veresh, Megan 335 Vergari, Jamie 324 Vergari, Jason 328, 425 Verhoeven, Kathryn 352 Verkerke, Rebecca 229 Vermeulen, Luke 267 Vermeulen, Maureen 301 Vermillion, Christopher 245 Verplank, Kyle 425 Vertalka, Emily 356 Veryser, Andrea 243 Vesmeulen, Luke 351 Vespen, Jim 339 Vetter, Lindsay 301 Vettraino, Christina 329, 367 Viaches, Daniel 339, 425 Viaches, Matthew 235 Viant, Tiffany 276 Viazanko, Andrea 425 Victor, Jonah 71 Victor, Rachel 233 Victor, Ronnie 296 Viedma, Manuel 231 Vietnamese Students Association 332 Vieweg, Andrew 368 Vilardo, Andy 362 Vilensky, Dora 300 Villanueva, Jesse 249 Viner, Elana 282 Viny, Aaron 281 Virmani, Karan 241 Viskantas, Victoria 425 Visser, Josh 347 Vitale, Brynn 311 Vitale, Francesca 243 Vitale, Stephanie 223 Viventi, Jane 227 Vlahovljak, Bisera 235 Voge, Richard 425 Vogt, Krista 279 Volckens, Katie 245 Volleyball 170 Vollherbst, Karleen 425 Volpicelli, Nicolas 322 VonBehron, Jamie 300 Vontivillu, Suresh 322 Vora, Avni 255 Vosko, Andrew 344 Vroom, Ebow 289 Vruginovich, Mark 22 w Wachsman, Dara 279 Waddell, Erika 261, 298 Waddell, Leslie 241 Wade, Brynn 360 Wade, Tiffany 265 Wadler, Jonas 425 Waggoner, Kiandra 425 Wagner, Adam 351 Wagner, Alex 247 Wagner, Bonnie 337 Wagner, Emily 301 Index 453 Wagner, Jon 296 Wagner, Joseph 289 Wagner, Lauren 223 Wan Yan Alumni Association 360 Wahl, William 425 Wahlfield, Amy 237 Wai, Leung-Man 223 Waianze, Vince 251 Walby, Brian 232, 340 Wald, Lauren 282 Waldor, Alexis 261, 298 Waldorff, Erik 425 Waldorff, Kristian 425 Walker, Ann 425 Walker, Elizabeth 342 Walker, Keesha 425 Walker, Marquise 159, 164 Walker, Mishara 253 Walker, Nathan 425 Walker, Rich 341 Walker, Sarah 359 Walker, Tanja 269 Walker, Toccara 253 Walkowiak, Elizabeth 337 Wallace, Megan 344 Wallbillich, John 257 Waller, Katherme 314 Walliczek, Mary 256 Walsh, Ryan 312 Walsh, Samantha 279 Walter, Elliott 249 Walters, Christopher 252 Walters, Jeffrey 263 Walters, Melanie 300, 344 Walters, TJ 311 Walton, Emily 351 Wambach, Carrie 425 Wampler, Cynthia 314 Wander, Ben 137 Wang, Benjamin 233 Wang, Bin 281 Wang, Charles 229 Wang, Chin-Kuan 251 Wang, Elsie 263 Wang, Helen 224, 367 Wang, Jonathan 269, 328 Wang, Philip 269 Wang, Stephanie 343 Wang, Timothy 247 Wang, Tjie 332 Wang, Yu 267 Wank, Jeffrey 428 Wank, Meredith 311 Ward, Amber 279 Ward, Anne 428 Ward, Leslie 237 Warner, Amanda 428 Warner, Douglas 428 Warner, Stephen 365 Warnick, Rachel 243 Warnick, Stephen 364 Warnick, Steve 237 Warren, Chrystal 428 Warren, Daniel 251 454 Index Warren, Jynifer 229 Warren, Katie 348 Warrier, Sarita 344 Warsaw, Joshua 328 Warshaw, Beth 282 Wary, Sarah 300 Washington, Irving 239 Watchowski, Kelly 428 Water Polo, Women ' s 172 Water Ski Club 348 Waterbury, Jennifer 250 Waterfall, Annelise 342 Watkins, Kevin 281 Watkins, Kristina 428 Watkins, Patricia 428 Watkins, Ryan 241 Watkins, Shamelle 428 Watson, Kevin 231 Watson, Scott 237 Watt, Erica 360 Watt, Julia 227 Watts, Felice 282 Watts, Winthrop 251 Waxman, Scott 255 Way, Lucas 263 Way, Ted 249, 356 Wayman, Jennifer 428 Wayne, Evan 312 Weaver, Fupa 296 Webb, Alice 259 Webb, Daniel 227 Webb, Robin 255 Webb, Timothy 267 Weber, Adam 348 Weber, Bradley 363 Weber, Daniel 360 Weber, Erin 301 Weber, Hilary 276 Weber, James 263 Weber, Mark 241 Weber, Matt 353 Webster, Erin 243 Wechsler, Lauren 301 Weckerle, Susanna 428 Weckstein, Daniel 339 Wee, Leonard 428 Weeg, Adam 289 Wegmueller, Heidi 306 Wehri, Katherine 225, 227, 347 Weiger, Sarah 225 Weil, Alexandra 428 Weiler, Megan 235 Weinberg, Daniel 428 Weinberg, Glenn 281 Weinberg, Kimberly 282 Weinberg, Lauren 300 Weiner, Brandon 247 Weiner, Hallie 282 Weiner, Melissa 301 Weiner, Natalie 282 Weingarden, Lori 300 Weinick, Aly 282 Weinshall, Michelle 261, 290 Weinstein, Lindsey 245, 300 Weinstein, Sarah 428 Weinstock, Georgette 428 Weinstock, Joshua 428 Weintrob, Srai 300 Weise, Nicholas 352 Weiss, Aaron 428 Weiss, Benjamin 303, 367 Weiss, Eric 312 Weiss, Jamie 300 Weiss, Laura 428 Weiss, Lauren 300 Weiss, Lindsay 290 Weiss, Melissa 261, 282 Weiss, Rachel 428 Weissbaum, William 233 Weitzman, Lauren 282 Welch, Laura 233 Welch, Phil 363 Welch, Simone 356 Welkis, Courtney 290 Wellbaum, Brandon 336 Wells, Amy 352 Wells, Darlynn 428 Welsbacher, Brian 235 Wen, Yang 232 Wendling, Julie 223 Weng, Carol 253, 367 Wenner, Melinda 360 Werner, Kristen 239 Werner, Matthew 288 Werschky, Jon 300 Wertheimer, Sharon 300 Wertheimner, Jamie 300 Wesch, Joel 363 Wesolek, Matthew 268 West, Brady 344, 428 West, Erin 306, 339 West Quad 227-233 West, Sarah 337, 428 Westbrooke, Jared 221, 222 Westcott, Kathleen 261, 314 Western, Emily 245 Westfall, Rachel 428 Wetherbee, Thomas 257 Wetmore, Johanna 235 Wetter, Erica 320 Wettle, Simone 267, 363 Wexner, Nikki 290 Wezner, Stephen 280 Whalen, Jeanne 259 Wharry, Thomas 345 Whately, Riley 325 Whelan, Timothy 288 Whetsell, Nathan 289 Whipp, David 295 Whipple, Benjamin 303, 365, 428 White, Alana 223, 341 White, Ayana 277, 428 White, Christopher 261 White, Colleen 247, 300 White, Emily 12 White, Heather 257 White, Jason 289 White, Mike 146 White, Patrick 428 White, Ryan 233 Whitefield, Johanna 300 Whitefield, La 300 Whitmer, Brian 346 Whitmore, Gregg 177 Whitney, Danielle 276 Whit ney, Sarah 257 Whitney, Sean 280 Wickham, Kelly 225 Widener, Brianna 241 Widzisz, Nadine 329 Wieczorek, Adam 428 Wiedemer, Robin 239 Wienert, Ross 334 Wiesel, Jared 303 Wiggett, Johan 322 Wiginton, Andy 365 Wijayratne, Upekala 351 Wilansky, Dan 251 Wilberding, Anna 428 Wilder, Duane 428 Wilder, Myra 243 Wildern, Danielle 346 Wilfong, Eric 231 Wilhelm, Heidi 340 Wilhelm, Lindsay 428 Wilkerson, John 77 Wilkerson, Marcia 263 Wilkins, Elizabeth 364 Williams, Anne 301 Williams, Brent 288 Williams, Candace 364 Williams, Charles 363 Williams, Christel 276, 277 Williams, Craig 249 Williams, Gabriel 428 Williams, Jada 428 Williams, Janette 279 Williams, Jarvis 331 Williams, Jenna 344 Williams, Julie 253 Williams, Justin 89 Williams, Katacia 428 Williams, Kyle 271 Williams, Lisa 241, 253, 306 Williams, Luke 333 Williams, Matthew 295 Williams, Nakia 428 Williams, Nathaniel 331 Williams, Nikia 253 Williams, Omari 229, 323, 335, 345 Williams, Shaun 280 Williams, Thomas 280 Williams, Tiffany 236 Williams, Timothy 241 Williams, Travis 289 Williamson, Temperence 356 Willis, Latrice 243 Willis, Rebecca 429 Wilson, Adam 320 Wilson, Allecia 364 Wilson, Amber 232, 311 Wilson, Camille 251 Wilson, Chevonne 225 Wilson, David 257, 365 Wilson, Davon 255 Wilson, Elizabeth 233 Wilson, Eric 165 Wilson, Enka 276 Wilson, Jason 245 Wilson, John 231, 289 Wilson, Kelly 343 Wilson, Kimberly 223 Wilson, Lisa 269 Wilson, Marcus 251 Wilson, Michael 321 Wilson, Nicholas 237 Wilson, Robert 181,303, 429 Wilson, Scott 289 Wilson, Shannon 31 1 Wilson, Tiffany 429 Wiltshire-Gomez, Ross 251 Winans, Jennifer 356 Windram, Elizabeth 429 Wineland, Carolyn 243 Wingard, Hanna 429 Winnell, Carrie 306 Winning, Stacey 261 Winter, Micah 368 Wintermute, Samuel 353 Winters, Kyle 251 Wise, Adam 281 Wisnia, Jen 300 Wisniewski, Lindsey 298 Wissburn, David 429 Witbrodt, Hilary 263 Withrow, Ryan 280 Witman, Rachel 429 Witter, Michelle 429 Witzke, Justin 257 Wiza, Nicole 314 Woelke, Eric 267 Woelzlein, Devin 265 Woertz, Erick 313 Wojan, Ryan 231 Wojtas, Joy 265, 429 Wojtas, Kimberly 265 Wolf, Alexis 282 Wolf, Kristin 314 Wolf, Taryn 429 Wolfe, Heather 429 Wolfes, Courtney 300 Wolff, Daniel 231 Wolff, Kristin 247 Wolfm, Rachel 300 Wolfinger, Eric 42 Wolfman, Rebekah 306 Wolfmark, Julie 300 Wolfson, Matthew 429 Wolk, Alexander 237 Wollerman, Erica 243 Wolma, Tim 347 Wolman, Stacey 300 Woloszyn, Michelle 243 Wolterstorff, Heidi 429 WOLV-TV 326 Women ' s Ultimate Frisbee 351 Wonch, Laura 255, 276 Wong, Amy 429 Wong, Andrew 239, 336, 355, 429 Wong, Benjamin 339 Wong, Clara 322 Wong, Daisy 429 Wong, Diana 256 Wong, Elaine 276, 337 Wong, Emma 225 Wong, Everett 249 Wong, Gilbert 429 Wong, Gilberto 280 Wong, Grace 367, 429 Wong, Ignaz 429 Wong, Jason 429 Wong, Liang 332 Wong, Manjing 243 Wong, Marc 247 Wong, Paul 71 Wong, Sam 239 Wong, Wendy 330 Woo, Jae-Man 336 Woo, Kim 233 Wood, Alyssa 351 Wood, Katy 311 Wood, Stuart 320, 429 Woodard, Jonathan 243 Woodhams, Peter 339 Woodruff, Melissa 225 Woods, Jarrett 285 Woodward, Anthony 261, 351 Wool, Josh 261 Wooland, Wesley 257 Woolard, Nicholas 312 Woomer, Nicholas 368 Woon, Gregory 429 Woon, Soonkeat 348 Work, Michael 249 Wozniak, Carrie 328, 355, 368 Wrestling 210 Wright, Brandon 268, 356 Wright, Brook 239 Wright, Edward 289 Wright, Gregory 289 Wright, Sarah 429 Wright, Sasha 235 Wu, Chaowen 233 Wu, Joanna 339 Wu, Melissa 225, 351 Wu, Michelle 429 Wu, Steve 332 Wuest, Angela 31 1 Wulfsberg, Regan 429 Wulwick, Jacqueline 282 Wylie, Michael 288 Wyman, Matthew 255 ----- ' 245 353 : (i-c re: 225 | nbM 223,265,. 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Wysoglad, Anne 429 Wysong, Lindy 300 Wywrot, Ed 368 Wyzgowski, David 232 Yaffa, Aaron 334 Yaffe, Eric 429 Yagley, Michael 245, 353 Yakabi, Mitsuko 429 Yaklin, Allan 312 Yamron, Courtney 306 Yang, Ching 332 Yang, Janet 225 Yang, Jason 239 Yang, Jennifer 344 Yang, Lisa 223, 265, 334 Yang, Mena 31 1 Yang, Mina 227 Yang, Noelle 330 Yang, Wayne 263 Yang, Zhan 332 Yankee, Laura 300 Yaprak, Pinar 298 Yarosz, James 253 Yarza, Fernando 348 Yau, Kyle 344 Yavers, Alana 290 Yeager, Lauren 301 Yee, Kim 360 Yee, Robert 325 Yee, Thomas 247 Yeluri, Harish 285 Yeum, Maybelle 247 Yeung, David 344 Yi, Susan 311, 429 Yim, Erica 235 Yim, Terry 257 Ymg, Amber 356, 429 Ymg, Amber 331 Yocum, Martha 243 Yoder, Nicholas 359 Yodkovik, Naomi 323, 360 Yonick, David 429 Yonker, Katherine 227 Yonkoski, Blair 267 Yoo, Sung 429 Yoon, Elize 286, 346, 429 York, Benjamin 353 Yoshida, Ken-ichi 252 Yost, Michael 288 You, Kimberly 322 Youn, Sarah 336 Youn, Yun-Soo 263 Young, Alison 300, 429 Young, David 352 Young, Erica 429 Young, Erika 430 Young, Jamie 430 Young, Jane 363 Young, Jonathan 248 Young, Kenneth 355 Young, Latoya 223 Young, Marissa 155 Young, Theresa 337 Young-Jeong, Dae 248 Youngblood, Kristine 229 Younger, Nathan 360 Yowell, Daniel 249 Yruma, Edward 312 Yu, Amy 225 Yu, Angie 352 Yu, Anita 323 Yu, Helen 279 Yu, Olivia 265 Yu, Raymond 430 Yu, Shan-Ta 430 Yu, Shanta 348 Yu, Tin 249 Yuan, Jeffrey 231 Yuan, Jerry 303 Yueh, Susan 430 Yun, Heashin 347 Yung, Pamela 332 Yusaf, Tania 337 Zabon, Lindsay 290 Zacharias, Alexandra 430 Zacks, Evan 430 Zaiger, Leah 430 Zainea, John 231 Zakaria, Mark 364, 430 Zakana, Sarah 243 Zaleski, Allison 278, 279, 355 Zalewski, Christy 430 Zamarron, Nathanael 249,313 Zambito, Nicholas 233 Zameck, Stephanie 430 Zang-Bodis, John 340, 364 Zangara, Jennifer 229 Zara, Teresa 225 Zarchan, Ronit 430 Zaremba, Amy 430 Zarzour, Nariman 430 Zarzycki, Kathryn 235 Zasloff, Joanna 237 Zavala, Jolene 324 Zawacki, Eric 263 Zayaz, Joseph 324 Zdeb, Travis 248 Zech, Jennifer 232, 261 Zeilstra, Ian 263 Zellen, Kristin 237 Zeller, Brian 255 Zeman, Joseph 358 Zemans, Rebecca 237 Zepick, Melanie 243 Zeta Phi Beta 331, 356 Zeta Sigma Chi 361 Zicherman, Lindsey 300, 344 Zicherman, Sarah 253, 344 Ziegler, Michael 430 Ziegler, Sarah 236 Zielke, Meredith 233, 320 Ziewacz, John 430 Zimet, David 430 Zimmer, Michael 240 Zimmerman, Joshua 255 Zimmerman, Julie 237 Zimmermann, Robert 231 Zirngibl, Gwendolyn 263 Zitnick, Daniel 336 Zizmo, Joshua 430 Zmiejko, Martin 326 Znoy, Lisa 229 Zondervan, Ray 347 Zora, Peter 247 Zorko, Jennifer 342 Zorza, Elizabeth 244 Zubal, Tricia 301, 309 Zuboff, Jaimee 300, 360 Zuckerman, Jamie 282 Zuiderweg, Adriaan 251, 353 Zukowski, Robyn 31 1 Zurawski, Jon 253 Zusman, Laura 233, 337 Zussman, Jamie 430 Zuzelski, Annie 225 Zwerne, Michael 430 Acknowledgements The Board for Student Publications Thank you for your continued support through- out the year. It has been an honor working with a group of talented, caring professionals. Your time and guidance are greatly appreciated. Jostens Printing and Publishing Many thanks to Mike Lafferty for your assistance and advice, Yvette Freeman for your cheerful support, Rick Brooks for your creative inspira- tion, and everyone at Jostens who had a hand in producing the 105th edition of the Michiganensian. Carl Wolf Studios Thank you Mike Durinzi and the rest of Carl Wolf Studios for a smooth year working with your company. We appreciate your help shooting senior portraits, as well as some of the Residence Hall photos. David Friedo Your continued dedication and support to us as well as the other student publications aids and encourages us to achieve greatness. Thank you for helping us reach all of our goals. The Michigan Union Thank you to Mary Stewart and the Union Block Booking Committee for allowing us to conduct senior portraits. Residence Hall Directors Thank you to the Residence Hall Directors who aided us in our mission to photograph every student at the University. Athletic Media Relations Thank you for providing us with credentials and photos for numerous athletic events. Ron Crittenden Thank you for updating our database system so that our business may be a continued success. Index 455 ...wishes you the best of luck! Since 1934 BOOKSTORE 549 E. University (734) 662-3201 Heygrads! ORDER FROM OUR CATALOG OR BY INTERNET http: www.ulrichs.com or by phone: 1 -800-288-5497 . Monday-Friday from 9:00 to 6:00 Saturday from 9:30 to 5:00 Sunday from noon to 5:00 456 Closing Colophon Volume 105 of the Michiganensian yearbook was printed by Jostens Printing and Publishing, 401 Science Park Road, State College, Pennsylvania, 16804. Mike Lafferty was the Jostens representative, Yvette Freeman was the plant consultant and Rick Brooks was the design consultant for the Michiganensian. Cover The cover is litho material printed with Pantone 541, Pantone 3001 and Black inks. A matte finish and spot UV lamination were applied to the cover. The cover photo was taken by Mike Cutri. The cover was designed by Nathan Busch. Endsheets Paper stock for the endsheets is Simpson Hickory 80lb. cover with Black, Pantone 541, and Pantone 3001 inks. Paper Stock All pages were printed on 100 Galerie Art Silk paper. UV coating was applied to photos on pages 1-11. Type All body copy was 9 point Frutiger Light. Captions were 8 point Frutiger Bold. Headline fonts varied from section to section. Design The book was produced on Macintosh G3 and G4 computers using Adobe Pagemaker 6.5, Photoshop 5.5, Illustrator 8.0, Microsoft Word 98 and Yeartech desktop publishing software. Photography All photographs were taken by staff members of the Michiganensian unless otherwise noted. All photos (not including senior portraits) were scanned using a Nikon LS-2000 negative scanner and a UMAX Powerlook II scanner. Senior portraits were taken by Carl Wolf Studios, Sharon Hill, Pennsylvania. Portraits were taken for 10 weeks between September 18 and December 8. Seniors paid a $10 sitting fee before November 6 and a $12 fee thereafter. All film was pro- cessed and printed by Foto One, Ann Arbor, Ml. Price The Michiganensian sold for $50 if ordered before August 1 5, $55 between August 15 and December 31, and $60 thereafter. Books were shipped for a fee of $7 domestic, $15 international. Basic student organization and Greek chapter coverage was provided at no cost, additional coverage was provided for $75 or $1 50. Finance and Operation The Michiganensian is an entirely student-run publication, both produced and managed by students. All monies were raised by book sales, senior portrait sitting fees, and coverage sales. No funding was received from the University. 3000 copies of the 2001 Michiganensian were printed. The 2001 Michiganensian is copyrighted by Nathan Busch, Editor in Chief. No part of this book may be reproduced in any form without prior written consent. Direct all inquiries to the Michiganensian, 420 Maynard Street, Ann Arbor, Michigan, 48109. (734) 764-0561. www.michiganensian.com A K I 18 l 7 yearbook Nathan Busch Editor in Chief Production Editor Layout Editor Copy Editor Assistant Copy Editor Photo Editors Michigan Life Academics Voices Special Events Retrospect Sports Inside Sports Housing Greek Life Organizations Graduates Reporters Photographers Contributing Reporters Contributing Photographers Jayme Love Evan Busch Bethany Kolenic Cortney Dueweke Mike Cutri Abby Johnson Caelan Jordan Meghan Christiansen Dan Nieman Liz Mauck Yvonne Humenay Jon Hommer Robert Herrera (assistant) Ben Weiss Nicole Gopoian Anne Kennedy (assistant) Katie Ryan Lisa Franzoi (assistant) Amanda Atherton Caroline Meng (assistant) Chrissy Vettraino Carol Weng (assistant) Sarah Johnson Rob McTear Jennie Putvin Eric Rajala Sara Wilson Susan Chalmers Ari Melber Audra Rowley Naomi Trager Colleen Day Lakshmi Kilaru Nedda Mehdizadeh Muki Muthuswami Courtney Rangen Amar Ravi Alyssa Rosen Jessica Germain Michelle Sohn Bonnie Gold Business Manager Accounts Manager Sales Manager Senior Portraits Manager Promotions Manager Marketing Manager Organizations Manager Website Manager Business Staff Helena Leung Tanya Sit Grace Wong Brooke Nowakowski Helen Wang Brian Tsui Julie Greenbaum Zubin Kapadia Closing 457 Cheerleaders bring the block ' M ' flag out onto the field at the Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Florida. The Wolverines defeated Auburn on New Years Day, marking the first time in program history the team won four consecutive bowl games, photo by Jon Hammer When we saw students packing boxes into their cars 458 Closing or waiting outside the Union, suitcases-in-hand, for a shuttle to Detroit Metro Airport, we knew another school year had come to an end. In a matter of weeks Ann Arbor went from a bustling college town to a quiet summer haven, with the massive evacuation of students. Whether that meant a one or two hour drive up US-23, or a 15-16 hour flight overseas, for everyone, it meant saying goodbye to the place they had come t o call " home. " Snow blankets a path leading up to Bursley residence hall on North Campus. A large December storm left the city covered with snow and ice for much of the winter, photo by Susan Chalmers First-year students, now settled into college life, looked forward to summer jobs and returning in .niors marveled the fall. Seniors in disbelief at how fast their tenure at the University Students play a game of ultimate frisbee out on Palmer Field in the fall. Once snow fell, some students used the slopes along palmer field for sledding, photc by Evan Busch 460 Closing had flown by. In their four or five years here they saw two different University Presidents, three different Athletic Directors, and a flurry of Big Ten and national championships, including football and hockey. Students study outside Cava Java on South University Street. When the weather became warmer at the end of winter semester, students once again turned to the outdoors for alternative places to study, photo by Michelle Sohn mmg in a niversity ere they s, three itei ; x . Michigan Stadium stands majestically on Main Street. The bright yellow halo was repainted over the summer after much criticism by alumni and the University commu- nity, photo by Nathan Busch In the same fashion as we came, we scattered once again across the earth. The University ' s admissions policy which brought us together received a boost by a court ruling siding with the University in the first round of The sun casts a shadow on a community of bicycles at Bursley residence hall on North Campus. While the weather was still nice, some students chose to ride bikes to Central Campus instead of taking the bus. photo by Susan Chalmers affirmative action lawsuits. The diversity of our religions, ethnicities and cultures was praised by just as many as those who questioned its fairness. In a place with so many differing backgrounds, our opinions on the issue differed as well. As University Provost Nancy lantor said in an address on affirmative action, college truly was " one of the few times in the life course when e could share separateness Closing 463 Students shuffle across the Diag on Central Campus in the snow. In 1978, a Law School student sued the University for lost tuition money when it cancelled classes due to weather. The University has not closed school for any reason since. photo by Nathan Busch 2001 MICHIGANENSIAN UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN 464 Michiganensian ..a student publication of the University of Michigan Copyright 2001 Nathan Busch


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