Monday, November 4, 2019 - 7:03pm
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Despite new University policy banning fall rush for first-year students, an investigation from The Daily found eight fraternities associated with the Interfraternity Council have held fall rush. Five freshman have spoken to The Daily anonymously about their experiences being recruited to join these fraternities.

Sunday, November 3, 2019 - 6:12pm
E. Royster Harper, Vice President of Student Life, speaks on the 2020 presidential debate and cross-examination in sex assault cases at the Fleming Administration Building Friday afternoon.

The Michigan Daily sat down with E. Royster Harper, vice president for student life at the University of Michigan, Friday afternoon to discuss the 2020 Presidential Debate being hosted by the University, the University’s sexual misconduct policy, the transfer student credit policy and more. This interview has been edited and condensed for clarity.

Thursday, October 24, 2019 - 10:03pm
Rackham student Nishta Trisal speaks about the crisis in Kashmir and what the University can do to help at a teach-in in Annenberg Auditorium Thursday evening.

Paani, a non-profit started by University alumni in response to the growing water shortage in Pakistan, spearheaded a teach-in on the humanitarian crisis in Kashmir, a disputed territory in the northern part of India, Thursday night. In particular, the event focused on the current state of Indian-administered Kashmir following India’s tighter control and erosion of democratic freedoms in the region. 

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 11:24am
Ann Arbor residents participate in the 1st annual Period Day Protest at the Diag Saturday afternoon

More than 100 people from across the state of Michigan gathered on the Diag for the first annual Michigan National Period Day rally on Saturday afternoon. Sponsored by the non-profit PERIOD, the event was one of a series of rallies being held in every U.S. state to reduce the stigma around menstruation and to advocate for greater accessibility to menstruation products.

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 7:11pm
University President Mark Schlissel announced the creation of an advisory committee to begin the search for the next University of Michigan Vice President for Student Life in statement Monday morning.

University President Mark Schlissel has announced the creation of a 17-member advisory committee to start the search for the next University of Michigan vice president for Student Life.

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 2:56pm
The University of Michigan Campus Bus System shared a number of detours to be put in place next week in an announcment Monday.

The University of Michigan Campus Bus System, run by the Office of Logistics, Transportation & Parking, announced a series of detours on Monday. Effective on Wednesday, the detours affect the routes of the Bursley-Baits, Northwood, Commuter North, Commuter South, Crisler Express, Diag-to-Diag, Med Express, North-East Shuttle, Northwood Express and Oxford Shuttle lines. 

Sunday, October 6, 2019 - 2:05pm
David Schoem, founder and director of MCSP, welcomes community members to the Michigan Community Scholars Program 20th anniversary event in Palmer Commons Friday.

The Michigan Community Scholars Program celebrated its 20th anniversary at Palmer Commons on Friday night with a dinner, sing-alongs and remarks by community members. Over 50 people attended the celebration. 

MCSP is a learning community founded within LSA in 1999, focused on community service and social justice. Like other living-and-learning environments at the University of Michigan, MCSP students live and take classes together in the West Quad Residence Hall. 

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 10:08pm
Former journalist Jen Eyer kicks off her campaign for Ward 4 of Ann Arbor City Council at an event in the home of Ann and Steve Arbaugh Thursday evening.

More than 40 Ann Arbor residents gathered for food and drink at the home of Ann and Steve Arbaugh on Thursday night in support of former journalist Jen Eyer’s candidacy for the Ward 4 City Council position in Ann Arbor. 

Sunday, September 29, 2019 - 2:31pm
E. Royster Harper, Vice President of Student Life, speaks on the student activism and university healthcare at in the Fleming Administration Building Friday afternoon.

The Michigan Daily sat down with E.