January 24, 2014 - 1:09am
BY ALICIA ADAMCZYK
Whether sports, Pulitzer Prize-winning photography or Harry Potter is your thing, there’s an event to please everyone this weekend at the University. Is your student group hosting an event this weekend? Tell us about it in our comments section or e-mail Alicia Adamczyk at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friday, January 24
January 24, 2014 - 1:42am
BY MICHAEL SUGERMAN
Jesse Jackson, prominent civil rights activist and reverend, tweeted in support of the University’s Black Student Union’s #BBUM campaign late Thursday night.
“@TyrellXavier I support you and @thebsu. Stay strong and keep hope alive! #BBUM,” Jackson tweeted to LSA senior Tyrell Collier, the BSU speaker.
January 24, 2014 - 7:51am
BY SAM GRINGLAS
The board will hold a press conference after they make the appointment official.
January 23, 2014 - 11:57am
BY YARDAIN AMRON
This past weekend, six Music, Theatre & Dance students performed at the Lincoln Center in New York City in an event that was coordinated to complement the high-end dinner last Thursday for 150 of the University’s wealthiest donors.
January 23, 2014 - 12:12am
BY KRISTEN FEDOR
University alum Howard Bragman, who currently resides in Los Angeles, has been in the public relations industry for over 30 years. He founded the well-known firm Fifteen Minutes Public Relations in 2005. Bragman is also the vice chairman of Reputation.com, an online reputation management company.
January 22, 2014 - 10:08pm
BY AMIA DAVIS
The holiday season may have ended, but the William Davidson Foundation has given the University a belated gift.
On Wednesday, the William Davidson Foundation announced a $4.35 million donation to the University to fund new innovations and discoveries driven by research and startup companies established by recent alumni.
January 22, 2014 - 1:43am
BY HILLARY CRAWFORD
Four Ivy League schools have reported budget overruns in the past fiscal year, the Yale Daily News reported Tuesday. These schools include Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University and Yale University.
January 21, 2014 - 4:48pm
BY AUSTEN HUFFORD
At 4:37 p.m. on Tuesday, four University students, two of whom are also Michigan Daily staffers, are scheduled to talk on Huffpost Live about Monday's #BBUM protests which called for minority inclusion on campus.
January 20, 2014 - 11:20pm
BY MAX RADWIN
Robert Winfield, chief health officer and director of the University Health Services, sent an e-mail to the University Monday, urging students to get vaccinated and be proactive regarding their health in light of the recent surge in flu cases in the area.