Wednesday, March 23, 2016 - 1:09am

A central component of one of this year’s Central Student Government platforms might require changes to either the state’s constitution or the University of Michigan’s Board of Regents’ bylaws — which has raised questions among students and other candidates for CSG executive offices on the feasibility of their plans given the legal strictures surrounding the board.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 2:00am
LSA juniors Julia Gips and Aditi Rao, candidates for LSA Student Government president and vice president, present their platforms at the LSA-SG candidate forum in the Union Monday.

This year’s presidential and vice presidential candidates, LSA juniors Julia Gips and Aditi Rao, are running unopposed. Their platform focuses on increasing transparency between students and University of Michigan faculty and administration.

Monday, March 21, 2016 - 6:18pm

The 2016 Central Student Government elections are March 23 and 24. Here’s everything you need to know about the three parties running for executive offices.

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 8:40pm
University president Mark Schlissel speaks at the regents meeting at the University of Michigan Dearborn campus Thursday.

During their meeting at the University of Michigan’s Dearborn campus Thursday, the University of Michigan’s Board of Regents discussed renovations to Bursley Hall Dining Facility, a new transit center and the appointment of a new interim chief officer at the medical school.

Renovation Approvals

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 7:54pm

Snapchat geofilter on Ohio State University campus reads “Trump Loves Michigan, Say No to Trump.”

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 3:19pm

At their meeting Thursday, which will be held at University of Michigan-Dearborn’s campus, the University's Board of Regents will discuss a wide range of topics, including Bursley Dining Hall renovations, as well as hear updates from Central Student Government updates and faculty governance requests.

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 3:22am

The man named an “Honorary Knight of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire” by Queen Elizabeth the II in 2014 may also be honored at this year’s University of Michigan Spring Commencement ceremony.

Bloomberg L.P. founder Michael Bloomberg, former New York City mayor, will be the spring commencement speaker and has been recommended as the recipient of the honorary degree Doctor of Laws. The Board of Regents will vote on the proposal at their monthly meeting Thursday.

Sunday, March 6, 2016 - 5:28pm

Hillary Clinton and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) will have a sustained presence in Michigan this week to rally support and encourage people to vote before Tuesday’s primary — including a visit to the University of Michigan from Sanders.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 5:22pm

Multiple Ann Arbor institutions are banding together to bring a monorail to the city.

Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 12:15am
Councilmember Kirk Westphal (D-Ward 2) listens to community members at the Ann Arbor City Council meeting at Larcom City Hall on Tuesday.

At their Tuesday meeting, Ann Arbor City Council members unanimously appointed current Interim Police Chief James Baird as police chief, concluding the city’s nationwide search to fill the role. 

Baird will officially assume the role on Feb. 22.