this week in unintentionally grim-sounding recruiting headlines
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- Open side up, I dont trust the clenliness of my shelves
- trick question - both. Whole if you're dipping in milk, twisted in half otherwise. If double stuff it's dealers choice
- The last one
|1 week 5 days ago||My guess||
edit: post above mine seems better informed
|36 weeks 1 day ago||When was the last?||
Does anyone know when the last fan appreciation day was where the departent did something like this to add to the gameday experience? I can't think of anything beyond the "fan day" where you can wait in line for 4 hours to get a single autograph.
|37 weeks 5 days ago||first double||
double post :(
|37 weeks 5 days ago||Boss is pissed||
about something but it's Friday so I dont care
|38 weeks 5 days ago||Halloween||
great holiday, or greatest holiday?
|40 weeks 6 days ago||never too early||
never too early to posbang
|41 weeks 5 days ago||Working through the weekend||
please bang since my boss has me working through the weekend
|48 weeks 21 hours ago||Poutine||
fun to say, more fun to eat. Probably my second favorite thing from Canada after Nik.
French fries, beef gravy and cheese curd. Don't knock it till you try it
|48 weeks 5 days ago||Diversey||
you are quite right, thank you for the correction. 420 W Diversey
|48 weeks 5 days ago||Duffy's||
Duffy's on Division street is where I watched the football and basketball games when I lived in chicago. The crowd is like mid-20s mostly local fans but definitely some recent alumni as well (you can find them because they were the student fooball shirts from the years they were in school). It's standing room only for most games and they play The Victors on the bar sound system after every big Michigan play. Closest thing to being in the student section without being at the Big House. Also beer is pretty cheap and they have moderate selection.
|48 weeks 6 days ago||Sometimes when you're on||
Sometimes when you're on is a classic hype video. Also the "it's my time" one is really good though a bit older if i remember correctly
|49 weeks 6 days ago||Need the bang||
this week and the ones upcoming are going to be really rough. please bang away
|50 weeks 4 days ago||Peppers is too strong||
I'm no doctor but after the OMG shirtless I'd be willing to bet Pepper's ACL is made of a material stronger than titanium and cannot be torn.
\knocks on wood \rubs rabits foot \picks all the 4 leaf clovers
|50 weeks 6 days ago||here for the bang||
busy Friday, this posbang might be the best part of it
|51 weeks 6 days ago||Need MOAR weekend||
trying to get various projects done before the season starts and productivity takes a nose dive
|1 year 17 weeks ago||and colors too...||
I made t-shirts for an org at Michigan not that long ago. Probably violated tons of these.
|1 year 24 weeks ago||Devil's Advocate||
I guess technically you don't neet negative recruiting when your official visits are like the ones at Ole Miss, Clemson or the SEC officials Denard/Tate alluded to.
Also Neighborhood Scout says Columbia SC is only safer than 4% of cities nation wide, which is a slight step up from Detroit and right on par with Baltimore. Ol' Ball Coach be cray
|1 year 25 weeks ago||Apply Early!||
I worked in admissions for 2 years during my undergrad (2010-2012 so not that long ago) in the college of engineering. They have a policy that applies to the entire college. Every year there is a target number of students they want to bring into the class so when the application becomes available in July they draw a line in the sand of a certain GPA and ACT score and so on. They review applications as they come in and if you are above this line, you get accepted whether you are just above or well surpass these requirements.
There are 2 things to note: 1 your application doesn't get reviewed until your "application is complete" so make sure all your recommendation letters etc. are in ASAP and check your application status online often until it's deemed complete. 2 this policy of admitting all students above a given line will apply through about December 15. At that point they have filled at least 2/3 to 3/4 of the incoming class. If you apply after this date now Michigan becomes much more selective and really is taking only the best of the best until the final acceptance offers go out in March.
You have a good resume but Michigan saw a 250% increase in application rate when they switched to the common app. Applying early (completely done before the end of September) will improve your chances. If I had not applied early I may not have been accepted myself. Good luck and Go Blue!
|1 year 30 weeks ago||2013 I'm over it||
2014 can't be worse than this year was... right?
|1 year 35 weeks ago||Anything but this||
Pretty sure my avatar was the gameplan for Iowa. We will do everything that is not this.
|1 year 42 weeks ago||but this is Michigan||
and it's about the next man up. We had good competition this last week so we're going to be fine at the position
|2 years 5 days ago||things to do||
things to do while waiting for football season:
Enjoy a Friday night drinking thread
Upgrade Gallon's cloaking device
Work on your new TD dance
Students, prepare for GA seating protocols
Prepare the Muppets when we win The Game in Ann Arbor
|2 years 2 weeks ago||Vital Answers||
|2 years 6 weeks ago||stereotypes||
Sure the white guy is the slow one that gets picked off. Not sure who let the prefered walk on long snapper get his hands on the #1 jersey, can we blame RR?
|2 years 6 weeks ago||New Nickname||
Being from the midwest I knew getting a degree from Michigan had a very strong reputation. It wasn't until I moved to New York that I heard a new nickname for Michigan that I really liked.
I'm positive I'm biased by my alma mater but unless your goal is to attent law school and work for the most exclusive law firm in NY I don't believe Harvard opens any door Michican can't.
edit: and Michigan's law school isn't shabby either
|2 years 8 weeks ago||back to chicago||
meeting up with some old friends and bar hopping around the north side
|2 years 8 weeks ago||Student Grumbles||
I've heard from friends still at U of I some discontent since they recently voted to help fund the renovations wthout knowing the name would be changed.
I wonder if this is akin to DB raising student ticket prices for football
|2 years 10 weeks ago||celebration||
celebrated world whiskey day with manhattans and monte carlos.
|2 years 11 weeks ago||Research conference||
Preparging to present my findings at the AHS conference in less than two weeks. Minimal drinking till thats over unfortunately
|2 years 11 weeks ago||Can someone explain||
the T3Media legal argument? Do they claim to represent the Big 10 Conference or whomever is the presumed TV rights owner to the games or are they just an agency contracted by YouTube to police videos for anyone using unoriginal content and block it?