Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 8:24pm
Dr. Eva Feldman announced that she will step down from her position as director of the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute.

Eva Feldman has been at the forefront of the University of Michigan’s stem cell research for decades. Since receiving her M.D. and Ph.D. degrees from the University and, later, becoming director of research for the University Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Clinic and director of the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute, Feldman has conducted her research with one thing in mind: finding a cure for ALS.

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 12:47pm
Students celebrate their graduation at the 2017 Bicentennial Commencement at the Big House on Saturday.

This year’s University of Michigan commencement ceremony was initially met with some dissatisfaction from the Class of 2017 as the celebrations included a series of musical performances, a multimedia presentation and alumni awards to pay special tribute to the University’s bicentennial, rather than a featured speaker.

Sunday, April 16, 2017 - 9:01pm
Kevin Graffagnino is the director of the Clements Library.

It was a dismal, Michigan morning — cloudy, with raindrops that didn’t warrant the use of an umbrella but were heavy enough for me to put up my sweatshirt hood — and it was my first semester at the University of Michigan when I went to the Bentley Historical Library on North Campus for the first time. I had been forced into familiarity with the buses going to the University’s separate campus — I had an 8:30 a.m. class on North four days a week and knew how to navigate the often daunting system. I arrived at the library after a quick trip on one such bus.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - 7:33pm
A group of undergraduates developed this prototype that measures a patient's pre-treatment hemostasis.

The engineering and medical fields came together when five University of Michigan undergraduates teamed up to contribute to modern medicine with a device that can give the same data as a $30,000 machine in one-fifth of the time.

Sanguis Diagnostics, also called Team 805, is a group of students who have developed the product HeRM — hemoretractometer — a device that can measure a patient’s pre-treatment hemostasis, or natural blood-clotting abilities.

Thursday, April 6, 2017 - 7:35pm
University President Mark Schlissel speaks about the "Evolving Bargain between Research Universities and Society" at the President's Bicentennial Colloquium at Rackham Auditorium on Thursday.

Covering issues such as higher education and influencing change through academia, University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel highlighted on Thursday what he considers the importance of being a research institution socially, economically and internationally.

Thursday, March 30, 2017 - 9:05pm
Bentley Historical Library Director Terrence J. McDonald discusses the importance of University history at the unveiling of the Michigan Daily archive in the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library on Thursday.

Twelve decades of student reporting, 316 volumes of breaking coverage and 200,000 pages of University of Michigan news were revealed Thursday night as the Bentley Historical Library unveiled 125 years’ worth of digitized archives of The Michigan Daily.

The Daily has been a facet on campus since 1890 and has covered both national and local issues such as politics, social movements, higher education and changing demographics of the University.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 12:30pm

The Latinx Social Work Coalition has sent a letter and SCOPE, Student Community of Progressive Empowerment — a student-led organization aiming to protect undocumented and ”DACAmented” students at the University  — has released a statement in regards to the presence of Customs and Border Protection agents at Tuesday’s Spring Career Expo.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 - 2:15pm
Two individuals are being sought by DPSS for involvement in a burglary at the School of Public Heath Building on March 1st.

The University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security tweeted out a message Tuesday afternoon requesting information about two suspects who stole from the School of Public Health Building the night of March 1. 

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 4:40pm
S. Jack Hu, vice president for research, is approved as vice president for research at a Regents meeting in the Michigan Union in December 2015.

Jack Hu, vice president for research at the University of Michigan, said last January his goals for his tenure as head of one of the nation’s best research facilities included improvement in undergraduate research opportunities, supporting faculty research initiatives and broadening multidisciplinary collaboration of projects across the University.

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 12:05pm

Following three racist and anti-Semitic emails sent to University of Michigan engineering and computer science students Tuesday night, an anonymous email was sent out Thursday morning to at least one graduate student email list, this time outlining an alleged incident of racism involving the sender, a Black woman, and two white men. The email expressed disgust with the University for failing to address the alleged hate crime with an investigation.