Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 1:51pm
University of Michigan-Dearborn provost Catherine A. Davy recently announced a reinstatement of winter commencement for December 2019.

University of Michigan-Dearborn will no longer host winter commencement ceremonies starting in December 2021, according to Catherine A. Davy, U-M Dearborn provost and vice chancellor for academic affairs.

The decision, which was announced via Facebook on the U-M Dearborn account Saturday morning, followed an initial statement made less than 24 hours earlier explaining the school would be cancelling winter commencement starting this December. 

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 10:21pm
Ticket prices for Ben Shapiro's talk at Rackham Auditorium Tuesday have increased due to high demand.

With free student tickets for the Ben Shapiro event on Tuesday evening selling out in under two minutes on Feb. 18, some students are now selling their reserved seats for as much as $200.

The event, which is hosted by the University of Michigan’s chapter of Young Americans for Freedom, had initially held 617 of the 1060 tickets for University students.

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 7:21pm
 University President Mark Schlissel discusses events and issues on campus with The Michigan Daily in the Fleming Administration Building Monday.

Each month, The Michigan Daily sits down with University President Mark Schlissel to discuss events and issues on campus. During this month’s interview, Schlissel touched on topics of One University, the Carbon Neutrality Commission, the felony disclosure policy, free speech and ethical food practices.

One University

Sunday, March 10, 2019 - 11:20pm
Governor Gretchen Whitmer will deliver the University of Michigan's Spring Commencement address.

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will be delivering the University of Michigan’s spring commencement address for the Ann Arbor campus. Additionally, Nobel Prize winner Randy Schekman will be delivering the address for the Rackham Graduate School events. The Board of Regents will approve the honorary degree recipients for spring commencement during their upcoming March 28 meeting.

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 12:58am
Kendric Price

According to the Boston Police Department, 32-year-old Kendric Price, former University of Michigan basketball player, was shot and killed on Saturday.

Investigators reported a call to a neighborhood in Massachusetts known as area 12 of Greenwood Street in Dorchester. Upon arrival, they found Price with gunshot wounds. Reports also indicate Price died on the scene.

Tuesday, February 12, 2019 - 9:56pm
The Carceral State Project recently issued an open letter to University administrators calling on them to immediately rescind the recently implemented Required Disclosure of Felony Charges and/or Felony Convictions policy.

On Tuesday, the Carceral State Project — a collaborative project researching the effects of mass incarceration — along with undersigned faculty, students, staff and community members at the University of Michigan, issued an open letter to University administrators calling on them to immediately rescind the recently imp

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 4:42pm

Early Tuesday, the University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security released a winter weather advisory for freezing rain, expected from around 1 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday.

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 5:39pm
Hate Speech Prevention

After free-speech watchdog group Speech First filed a lawsuit against the University of Michigan last May, the University has restricted the housing staff, such as resident advisors and diversity peer educators, from removing speech from student doors — including hate speech.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 10:58am

In light of Governor Gretchen Whitmer declaring a State of Emergency early Tuesday morning, the University has decided to cancel all events and classes on campus for Wednesday, Jan. 29, and intends to resume activity at 7 a.m. Friday. This will be the third time in 40 years the school has closed due to weather.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 10:57pm

Just a few days after Julia Putnam and Tim Wise delivered a keynote address at the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Symposium, Paani—a humanitarian organization—partnered with eight cultural organizations at the University of Michigan for “Culture Night” to raise awareness about the sanitation issues facing their respective countries and to share their unique cultures.