Friday, October 6, 2017 - 12:39am
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In response to several protests on campus and a nearly 24-hour kneeling protest from Public Health student Dana Greene last Monday, Information student Robert Burgess penned an email to the Health Informatics Student Organization — alongside the University’s School of Information listserv — voicing his concerns about the act of sitting during the

Wednesday, October 4, 2017 - 7:12pm
Emails sent by President Schlissel during the 2016 president election.

Wednesday afternoon, the University of Michigan settled its FOIA lawsuit with the Mackinac Center for Public Policy to release University President Mark Schlissel’s personal emails from his University email account during and following the 2016 presidential election.

Sunday, October 1, 2017 - 7:34pm

Each week, The Michigan Daily’s news desk will be publishing a most-read wrap-up of the previous week’s most popular articles based on the number of online reads each article received. Here are the five most read from Sept. 23 to Sept. 30:

MSW students protest staff member's email based on religious bias

Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 1:11pm

Each week, The Michigan Daily’s news desk will be publishing a most-read wrap up of the previous week’s most popular articles based on the number of online reads each article received. Here are the five most-read from Sept. 17 to Sept. 23:

Racial slurs written on dorm door name tags

Last weekend, students discovered racist writing on their dorm name tags in West Quad.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:19pm
President Schlissel addresses Black Student Union protesters at the Union last night.

Following a night of protests over University President Mark Schlissel’s lack of a formal response to racially charged incidents on and around campus, Schlissel and other administrative faculty members — including Martin A.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 9:26pm
A man is arrested by Ann Arbor Police on South University Wednesday night.

UPDATE: This story has been updated with comments from the Division of Public Safety and Security

A fight broke out between two individuals following a rally and protest Wednesday night outside the Michigan Union, resulting in the arrest of one unidentified man.

The man was released Thursday morning pending an arrest warrant for disorderly conduct, University Division of Public Safety and Security spokeswoman Diane Brown confirmed. 

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:20pm
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If I hadn’t already known that graduate student Ary — who requested her last name not be published — was recovering from several years of alcohol and drug abuse, I wouldn’t have guessed it from her appearance. As we talked last Wednesday in my most comforting setting (the Daily newsroom) I quickly caught onto her dedication to her studies and noticed the bright smile on her face, much like that of any other student.

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 1:36pm
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Each week, The Michigan Daily’s news desk will be publishing a most-read wrap up of the previous week’s most popular articles based on the number of online reads each article received. Here are the five most read from Sept. 10 to Sept. 15:

What's up with Ulrich's?

Monday, September 11, 2017 - 7:42pm
The University of Michigan turned 200 in August.

It has now been mere months over 200 years since the University of Michigan's inception.

Two hundred years worth of innovation, academic renown and multidisciplinary excellence, as a nationwide example and world leader, and of student activists, up-and-coming politicians, surgeons, CEOs, intellectuals and altruists. Two hundred years of those who have studied history and those who have helped make it.

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 12:48am
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In recent years, big data emerged as a powerful tool, spurring the University of Michigan to dedicate an initiative and institute to its study and implementation.

In a statement in 2015, Jack Hu, vice president for research at the University, wrote that big data — exorbitantly large data sets that can be parsed to show trends and associations — was “revolutionizing research in extraordinary range of disciplines.”

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