About 20 students and community members gathered Tuesday night in the Green Auditorium at Hillel to watch the documentary “On the Map,” which details the story of Tal Brody and the Maccabi Tel Aviv basketball team that beat the heavily favored CSKA Moskva in the semifinals of the European Basketball Championship in 1977. Brody himself introduced the movie and answered questions from the students about his journey from a former NBA first-round pick to the captain of Maccabi Tel Aviv.
Heading into the Wolverines’ final home series, emotions seem to run high for LaFontaine and his fellow freshmen. The seniors who motivated them and encouraged them for the past months will be departing soon.
I never expected to spend the morning of Jan. 24 in the emergency room. I didn’t think I’d be hooked up to an IV when I should have been sitting in my “Origins of Nazism” lecture at 11:30.
Somehow, on that Tuesday I found myself in a bed in the emergency room at the University Hospital, wearing a typical gown and enjoying some vanilla yogurt and apple juice. As soon as I regained consciousness, I could only think of one question: Who was she?