Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 7:16pm
Trump's budget plan risks loss of Great Lakes protection

 

 

 

HEADLINE: Trump's budget plan risks loss of Great Lakes protection

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 8:02pm
U-M Flint Student Government, University staff and students meet over video conference to discuss uniting the three University campuses at the LEO Office in Ann Arbor Thursday.

On Thursday afternoon, representatives from the recently formed One University Campaign met for their second coalition meeting at the University of Michigan’s Flint campus, discussing a number of resolutions regarding the future leadership and objectives of the campaign.

Tuesday, February 26, 2019 - 9:45pm
Participants of the Poverty Simulation in the Blau Colloquium gain a sense of barriers and injustices that people of lower socioeconomic status face Tuesday evening.

On Tuesday night, more than 50 undergraduate and graduate students gathered in the Ross School of Business’s Blau Colloquium for an event titled “Poverty Simulation: Making Sense of Making it in America,” gaining a perspective on the daily decisions and dilemmas of people facing poverty in the U.S.

During the three-hour simulation, student participants were organized into families, assigned demographic roles and were subsequently faced with a series of socioeconomic obstacles, ranging from mortgage payments to childcare and daily transportation costs.

Tuesday, February 5, 2019 - 4:58pm
State Rep. Yousef Rabhi, D-Ann Arbor, was a co-sponsor of the new resolution,

Following the swearing in of 48 new members of the Michigan Legislature last month, a bipartisan coalition of representatives has proposed a constitutional amendment to end the state’s controversial lame duck session.

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 7:40pm
Due to very low temperatures Wednesday and Thursday, numerous Ann Arbor buildings faced difficulties resulting from the inclement weather.

Following temperature lows of -17 degrees Fahrenheit Wednesday and Thursday, numerous Ann Arbor tenants faced difficulties resulting from the inclement weather.

Several apartment buildings around campus contended with burst pipes and heating malfunctions Thursday due to the low temperatures. Varsity Ann Arbor, an apartment building on E. Washington Street largely housing University of Michigan students, dealt with these problems yesterday afternoon.

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 8:28pm
The University’s Child Health Evaluation and Research Center will be renamed the Susan B. Meister Child Health Evaluation and Research Center.

After a recent donation from University of Michigan alumni Susan and Paul Meister, the University’s Child Health Evaluation and Research Center will be renamed the Susan B. Meister Child Health Evaluation and Research Center.

Meister, an acclaimed clinical researcher specializing in adolescent health, earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 1974 and doctorate 1982 from the University of Michigan. For the past two decades, Meister has worked as a researcher at Harvard University and chair of the School of Nursing Board of Advisors at Duke University.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 7:35pm
One of the accusations against School of Music, Theater & Dance professor David Daniels has been dropped.

One of the accusations aginst School of Music, Theater & Dance professor and famous singer David Daniels has been dropped. However, attorney Deborah Gordon said the move should not be interpreted as detrimental to the case.

Tuesday, January 15, 2019 - 7:04pm
Jim Brady's opened its Ann Arbor location after nearly a year’s worth of development and planning.

Last month, local businessman Tom Brady Jr., along with his associate Darin Dingham opened up an Ann Arbor location of Jim Brady’s after nearly a year’s worth of development and planning. This is the second location opened by the two since 2015, when the first Jim Brady's opened its doors to the public in Royal Oak, Mich. 

The restaurant served its first meal on December 10. According to Brady, the vibrant culture of the Ann Arbor community was a key factor in the choice to branch out into the area.