Unformatted text preview: have a connection. By now it’s almost as if I had taken an Arabic and Hindi class for all that I have learned from being part of their households. Within the Elite Eight it’s easy to designate roles, I would be the brains, or the mastermind if you will. I lead, organize, and brainstorm all of our events. I plan our group dinners twice a week. I organized a recent trip to go Wilderness camping. On the weekends, I’ll get together pick-up baseball, homerun derby, or perhaps a game of football. The Elite Eight represents the diverse community I hope to find at the University of Michigan. We are not defined by our appearance or heritage or beliefs but rather by our connection to one another as best friends. I look forward to being part of a broader community where I can expand my friendships and life learning, only further enriching my educational experience....
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- Fall '08
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