Sherman Hall is where an international student who´d go on to become one of Japan´s top patent lawyers got this welcome-to-campus pop quiz from his new Bloomington-born suite mate:
“Do you drive? Can you eat cereal every morning? Are you fine in cold weather?” Kozo Yabe recalls.
“I said ‘no.´ He laughed and advised me: ‘Be careful, you may die here in Illinois.´”