U-M’s Digital Blackout

In this episode of The Daily Weekly, we delve into the University of Michigan’s chaotic first week where an internet outage left freshmen and faculty adrift. With university sites down, essential course and classroom information became inaccessible. We gather firsthand accounts from campus and discuss the outage’s repercussions with Grace Johnson from LSA Academic Technology Services, professors, and student advisors.…

UMich’s club application process is ruining campus culture

The University of Michigan loves to boast about its 1,600+ student organizations on campus. We flaunt that statistic during campus tours and information sessions, displaying it as proof that the University has something for everyone. However, overly competitive application processes have turned many clubs on campus from something that should be about inclusion into something fueled by exclusion.  When new…

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