Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 8:04pm
Residential College senior Leah Schneck speaks about participatory democracy at a panel in memory of U-M alumnus Tom Hayden at Hatcher on Thursday.

The University of Michigan Library's Joseph A. Labadie Collection hosted a panel Thursday night at the Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library to honor the late Tom Hayden, a social and political activist of the 1960s, as well as a former Michigan Daily editor-in-chief. The panel consisted of three University affiliates who have all done research on topics relating to Hayden’s anti-war, civil rights and radical intellectual counterculture activism.

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - 8:14pm
Scott Schneider, a former GEO organizer at the University of Michigan, speaks at the GEO Graduate History Talk at Tisch Hall on Tuesday.

Graduate students and faculty gathered Tuesday to listen to speakers discuss the Graduate Employees’ Organization’s roots and current presence on campus as part of LSA’s bicentennial-themed semester.

Monday, April 3, 2017 - 10:15pm
The University sets up 950 empty maize and blue chairs as part of the President's Bicentennial Colloquium movement Stumbling Blocks on the Diag on Monday.

The sea of over 950 maize and blue chairs in the Diag and the ticker-tape sign above the Michigan Union’s doors are just two of the seven installations of Stumbling Blocks that will have students walking through history on campus for the next week.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 5:40pm
Freshman Felix Auböck finished in second place in the mile freestyle, breaking the program and Big Ten records.

Michigan ultimately placed 17th with a total of 52 points, but freshman Felix Auböck broke multiple records and earned national honors.

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 11:30pm

“Hush,” the 10th Annual Spring Monologue Show presented by Yoni Ki Baat was a performance, directed by LSA senior Irene Syriac, aimed to challenge stereotypes and address cultural taboos faced by South Asian women and other women of color held. 

Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 9:44pm
Students4Justice holds a sit-in in the Michigan Union on February 9.

The University of Michigan administration has issued a formal response to the list of demands issued by Students4Justice Thursday.

Friday, February 17, 2017 - 3:18pm

Approximately 30 protesters lined the entryway of the Michigan Union leading up to the Pendleton Ballroom standing silently with duct tape over their mouths and holding posters for an event, held by Students4Justice, during the University of Michigan’s Campus Day.

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 9:00pm
Students4Justice hold a sit-in in the Michigan Union on Thursday.

Students4Justice held a sit-in at the Michigan Union as a response to the emails sent to University of Michigan engineering and computer science undergraduate students and the defilement of a prayer rug in the reflection room in the Shapiro Undergraduate Library.

Saturday, February 4, 2017 - 10:44pm
The Democratic National Committee held its third “Future Forum” at Wayne State University to introduce local Democrats to the candidates running for leadership offices at the national level on Saturday.

DETROIT — The Democratic National Committee held its third “Future Forum” at Wayne State University to introduce local Democrats to the candidates running for leadership offices at the national level.

The event opened with remarks from Democrats such as Rep. Debbie Dingell (D–Mich.) and Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan. The morning session was devoted to discussing issues considered relevant in Michigan, which would prove to be hot topics as the day progressed.

Thursday, January 19, 2017 - 11:54pm

A group of students and faculty signed an open letter that introduced a petition moving to make the University of Michigan a sanctuary campus and sent it to University officials early Friday morning.