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Summer plans

Summer plans

"Trying to get the school to fund an inquiry into fetishism in Vienna." —Ian Chapp, Wayne State University art history student

Summer plans

"This summer I will have my crops planted, put the sheep out to pasture and buy a few feeder pigs." —Aaron Timlin, gallery owner

Summer plans

"This summer I am a beer wench at Rochester Mills Beer Co. That’s about it." —Jessica Micol, Michigan State University graduate

Summer plans

"I’m working on a bunch of stuff … Ford Detroit Festival and the Jazz by the River festival … I’m looking to do a live broadcast on WDET with my trio plus strings and I’ll be popping up in clubs in Detroit and Ann Arbor. My family’s hoping to take a trip to the tropics once my daughter gets back from school." —Spencer Barefield, guitarist

Summer plans

"I’m a dedicated rower so I’ll be getting up at 10 to 5 in the morning to row on the Detroit River." —Jill Woodward, public relations manager, Detroit Symphony Orchestra

Summer plans

"The thing I plan to do this summer is to go shopping three times every week. I shop for shoes, accessories and lots of clothes. My other thing I’ve planned is to go to Paris. My family and I have never seen the Eiffel Tower." —Erica Lee, 10, fourth grader

Summer plans

"I’m gonna buy a plastic wading pool, get drunk on highballs and randomly call people at home in the middle of the night to make song requests." —Jon Moshier, WDET-FM 101.9 program host

Summer plans

"Practicing with the American curling team for the Winter Olympics. We're going for the gold!" —Matthew Hatch, manufacturing buyer

Summer plans

"I’m going to be attending a Cranbrook retreat for writers humor workshop led by Mary Jo Pehl, who used to write for "Mystery Science Theater 3000." And then I’m going to be really funny and not have to fall down anymore in order to make people laugh." —Elizabeth Lent, Cranbrook publications manager

Summer plans

"I’m revising a book for publication about Holocaust imagery." —Dora Apel, Wayne State University professor

Summer plans

"I plan to engage in a summer full of competitive porch sitting. This involves sitting on the porch one day and then the next day seeing if I can sit on the porch better." —Shane O’Dell, Web designer

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