Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 3:41pm
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Two bills that could affect free speech on campus passed in the Michigan House of Representatives’ House Oversight Committee on Sept. 5. The bills aim to regulate the extent to which a college or university can implement policies relating to the free speech of students and staff.  

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 9:24pm
Guests gather at the Wallace House to hear author Mckenzie Funk speak about the business side of climate change Tuesday afternoon.

As the threat of climate change continues to dominate national and political discourse, Wallace House hosted environmental journalist McKenzie Funk to discuss the political and economic ramifications of the issue. Funk shared his findings from his book “Windfall: The Booming Business of Global Warming,” addressing how businesses often take advantage of environmental issues to generate a profit.

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 8:08pm
New LSA Dean Anne Curzan plays cornhole with Reginald Hammond Jr., Assistant Director of the Kessler Presidential Scholars Program, at an event to introduce her to the U-M community in front of Angell Hall Thursday afternoon.

New LSA Dean Anne Curzan welcomed students back to campus with a pop-up event Thursday outside of Angell Hall to introduce herself to students. LSA representatives encouraged students walking by to chat with the dean and enjoy snacks and cornhole games during the event. 

 

LSA Communications Director Tamra Talmadge-Anderson credited the dean for having come up with the idea.

 

Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 5:39pm
Laura W. Perna, executive director of the Alliance for Higher Education and Democracy at the University of Pennsylvania, speaks on the panel "Navigating a Highly Politicized Landscape" in the Michigan League Thursday morning.

The LSA National Center for Institutional Diversity hosted a panel on Thursday morning. The panel, titled “Navigating a Highly Politicized Landscape: The Role of Scholars in Policy,” featured researchers discussing communication tactics for presenting findings to Congress to influence legislative change.