Monday, November 11, 2019 - 7:44pm
University Librarian and Dean of Libraries James Hilton speaks about library open access at a SACUA meeting in the Fleming Administration Building Monday afternoon

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs representatives met in the Fleming Administrative Building to discuss University of Michigan funding and challenges facing the University library system and the University Press on Monday afternoon.

James Hilton, University librarian and dean of libraries, and Charles Watkinson, director of the U-M Press, both attended the meeting to offer insights and answer questions from faculty representatives.

Monday, September 16, 2019 - 6:55pm
SACUA Chair Joy Beatty at the Senate Assembly meeting September 9, 2019.

Members of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met Monday afternoon in the Fleming Administrative Building to discuss the Big Ten Academic Alliance, which will be held this year at the University of Michigan starting on Oct. 17.

The BTAA, which is a yearly consortium of the 14 Big Ten universities, convenes for three days to discuss research, academics, university resources and faculty governance.

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 - 7:15pm
Members of the third Center of the City Task Force meeting at City Hall Wednesday afternoon.

The Center of the City Task Force met at Larcom town hall to discuss the planning stages of a new park in the center of Ann Arbor Wednesday afternoon. 

The 10-person municipal committee was designed to promote long-term beautification projects in Ann Arbor. The group first met on Aug. 1, after local voters approved Proposal A in November which designated the library lot between Fifth Avenue and Division Street as a space for the construction of a new community commons. 

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 9:06pm
LSA Student Government holds an open discussion about mental health, resources provided at Michigan and what can be done to improve mental health options. The event was held at School of Education on Wednesday afternoon.

On Wednesday night, LSA student government held an event titled “Health Experiences and Expressions Speak-Out” at the School of Education, facilitating an open discussion of the physical and mental health struggles students face over the course of their college careers.

During the discussion, students shared their experiences with physical and mental health in a college setting.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 6:35pm
Vice President for Government Relations Cynthia Wilbanks discusses the University’s work with government officials in an interview with The Daily Wednesday.

On Wednesday, The Michigan Daily sat down with Cynthia Wilbanks, vice president for Government Relations, to discuss the University’s work with government officials and agencies at the local, state and federal level. Wilbanks and her office oversee lobbying efforts in areas of legislative and regulatory policy that impact the University and its operations. This transcript has been abbreviated and reordered for reader clarity.

Monday, April 17, 2017 - 4:43pm

But “Girls” is a purposely untidy show, based on incremental growth and a realistic lack of easy closure. It reflects my life better than those closure-heavy sitcoms.

Sunday, April 9, 2017 - 5:47pm

Maybe it’s better to think of “13 Reasons Why” not as a story about suicide, but a story about bullying.

Sunday, March 26, 2017 - 2:57pm

In reality, though, the title “Love” should be read sarcastically; it should come equipped with a set of quotation marks around it, to emphasize that what we’re seeing isn’t meant to be a romantic tale of soul mates who find each other and live happily ever after.

Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 5:43pm

I’d seen countless funerals on TV, but never in real life.

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 5:33pm

I don’t watch “Jane the Virgin” for its tragic twists and misery porn. I watch it to feel happy and hopeful.