Schlissel hosts other university leaders to discuss free speech and affordability for Bicentennial celebration

On Monday afternoon, the University of Michigan hosted leaders from nine of the world’s most highly ranked universities to discuss the public role of research universities for the ongoing celebration of the school's Bicentennial.

Festival attendees at the MStaff 200 celebration on North University street on Tuesday.
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University celebrates staff's part in history, announces art tribute during summer festival

The MStaff200 Bicentennial Celebration Event, kicked off early Tuesday morning with tents, activities and recogn

Nielsen announced as women's lacrosse coach

Nielsen, a member of the Australia national team and assistant coach at Northwestern, was a four-time national champion as a player for the Wildcats from 2006 to 2009.

Laughing with my fellow magical black girls
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Surround yourself with the ones that uplift you

“No person is your friend who demands your silence, or denies your right to grow.”

Alice Walker

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'The Beguiled' is a smart reimagination

By telling the story from the women’s perspective instead of Corporal McBurney’s (as did the 1971 version), Coppola pivots the implications of a source material which can be construed as misogynistic and demeaning towards women.



Young Thug: Easy, Breezy, Beautiful, weird and original

Ironically, "Beautiful Thugger Girls" shines most when Thug doesn’t even seem to know how much of a natural popstar he’s always been.

Junior Jaimie Phelan, pictured here for her 2016 Student of the Year profile, became the first 1,500-meter national champion in Michigan program history.