Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 4:36pm
A prototype pop-up eye clinic built out of a shipping container is constructed in Jamaica.

Instead of thinking outside of the box, University of Michigan architects and doctors are thinking inside of it.

A collaboration between faculty from the University Medical School, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning and University Health Service has resulted in the development of a portable, box-like shipping container turned ophthalmology clinic that opened this month in Sandy Bay, Jamaica.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 8:11pm
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The Michigan Daily recently administered a women’s health survey to 1,000 randomly selected respondents at the University of Michigan campus. There were 147 respondents, with 115 self-identifying as female.

Late nights freshman year going out with her new friends at the University of Michigan didn’t make now-LSA sophomore Vianney Flores want to drink — in fact, though she felt peer pressure, her experience helped her commit further to abstaining from alcohol consumption.

Monday, November 28, 2016 - 6:30pm

Michigan football players expressed solidarity with the victims of an attack on the Ohio State University campus early Monday morning amid a series of negative tweets about the attack that referenced Saturday’s football game.

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 4:08pm

A group of University of Michigan faculty members have developed a monitored Canvas site called Teamworks, which will allow students who do not feel safe on campus to connect with one another to walk home and around campus.

Teamworks will be open to students by permission only and interested individuals must email Anne Berg, assistant director of undergraduate studies and the primary faculty member on the project, to gain access.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 8:14pm
BAMN organizer Kate Stenvig speaks to protestors before leading a march across Ann Arbor against President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday.

The chant “No Trump, no KKK, no racist, sexist U.S.A.,” echoed throughout the University of Michigan campus Tuesday night as more than 100 students, faculty and community members attended a rally and march described as stopping “Trump’s racist vision for America.” The University chapter of BAMN — the Coalition to Defend Affirmative Action, Integration and Immigrant Rights and Fight for Equality By Any Means Necessary — organized the event.

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 8:45pm
Students gather for Isha prayers in the Diag on Monday.

About 300 students and faculty gathered Monday night in the Diag for a group Isha prayers, or the fifth and final daily Islamic prayer, held by the University of Michigan Muslim Students’ Association following threats against Muslim women on campus this week.

Sunday, November 13, 2016 - 6:46pm

The Michigan Daily administered a women’s health survey, to 1,000 randomly selected respondents at the University of Michigan campus. There were 147 respondents, with 115 self-identifying as female.

The following article includes data collected in this survey, particularly with regard to safety on campus.

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 7:07pm
Students celebrate the Marine Corp Birthday with a special ceremony in the Diag on Thursday evening.

About 40 student and faculty veterans gathered Thursday night near the flagpole in the Diag with cake and camaraderie to ring in the 241st birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 6:31pm
Jim Bagian, director of the center for health engineering and patient safety on Wednesday.

This is part of an ongoing research profile series profiling University professors in multiple disciplines.

Unlike many University of Michigan faculty members who tend to focus on one discipline, Jim Bagian, the current director of the University of Michigan Center for Healthcare Engineering and Patient Safety, has not only worked in the engineering field, but in many medicinal fields and in outer space as well.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 3:38am
LSA sophomore David Schuberth embraces LSA freshman Sonny Newman on the Diag early Wednesday morning after Donald Trump was announced president-elect.

Immediately following President-elect Donald Trump’s unexpected victory over Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, about 30 students at the University of Michigan gathered in the Diag to hold a vigil for the country and the rights of minorities.

Following Clinton’s concession of the election to Trump around 3 a.m., several groups of students brought candles to the Diag in what they said was a mechanism to cope with the election news. In addition to the gathering, students chalked the Diag with phrases such as “You belong here” and “Coexist.”

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