Tuesday, December 3, 2019 - 10:17pm
Members of Central Student Government discuss graduate school test preparation among other topics at the weekly CSG meeting Tuesday evening.

At Central Student Government’s weekly assembly, CSG vice president Isabelle Blanchard, an LSA senior, announced she will resign from her position on CSG on the last day of the semester. 

Sunday, December 1, 2019 - 6:39pm
Recreational marijuana sales began in Michigan Sunday, with three retail locations in Ann Arbor.

Hundreds of people lined the blocks outside local marijuana dispensaries early Sunday morning as Ann Arbor businesses Exclusive Brands, Arbors Wellness and Greenstone Provisions opened sales of marijuana to recreational users for the first time.

Tuesday, November 26, 2019 - 8:03pm
Protestors from the Sunrise Movement held a sit-in at U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell's Ypsilanti office Friday.

At about 4:15 p.m. Tuesday, 12 people traveled to U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell’s Dearborn office to continue protests to urge Dingell to sign the Green New Deal. They were met with police blocking them from entering the building.

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 4:20pm
Sunrise Movement activists hold a sit-in at US Rep. Debbie Dingell's office to advocate for the Green New Deal Friday.

Activists from Sunrise Movement Ann Arbor, a group focused on climate change and committed to garnering support for the Green New Deal, occupied the office of U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Ann Arbor, in Ypsilanti on Friday. About 50 students and community members participated in the sit-in which began at about 4:30 p.m. They sang, chanted and shared stories about why the Green New Deal matters to them. 

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 11:11pm
Members of Central Student Government discuss providing funding for student organizations on campusduring their weekly meeting at the Michigan League Tuesday evening.

This week’s Central Student Government Assembly discussed funding for The Michigan Gayly, CSG elections and the proposed recall of the Student Organization Funding Committee Chair. 

Sunday, November 10, 2019 - 6:48pm
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A pedestrian was struck and killed in a train crash Tuesday morning at approximately 11:41 a.m. Police confirmed on Friday the pedestrian was a 32-year-old University of Michigan Law student from Chicago. The man’s name is not being released at this time as police attempt to notify his family. 

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 - 11:16pm
Central Student Government hears from Erik Wessel about the task force for addressing sexual and gender-based misconduct on Tuesday evening.

Central Student Government Assembly discussed the University’s sexual misconduct policy, funding for student organizations and the CSG calendar at their meeting Tuesday night. 

Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 1:46pm
Last Tuesday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and other lawmakers in the Michigan House Democratic Caucus introduced the Reproductive Health Care Act (RHA).

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer and other lawmakers in the Michigan House Democratic Caucus introduced the Reproductive Health Care Act, a plan to revoke existing laws which restrict or bar access to abortion, last Tuesday.

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 8:29pm
Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, age 90, passed away this Sunday at his home in Detroit.

Former U.S. Rep. John Conyers, age 90, passed away this Sunday at his home in Detroit. Conyers was the longest-serving Black member of Congress in U.S. history, winning reelection 25 times for more than 50 years.

Conyers was the sixth-longest-serving member of Congress in U.S. history. He resigned during his 26th term in 2017 following sexual harassment allegations.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 - 10:02pm
College of Engineering senior Alex Ramer speaks about Be the Match, an organization that raises awareness about being bone marrow donors at a weekly CSG meeting at Palmer Commons Tuesday evening.

University of Michigan Central Student Government discussed the University’s decision to host the 2020 presidential debate, differences in Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate credits within LSA and the search for a new vice president of Student Life during their weekly meeting Tuesday night.