Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 4:36pm
Individuals can now voluntarily update ethnicity designations beyond standard federal definitions on Wolverine Access.

Individuals can now voluntarily update ethnicity designations beyond standard federal definitions on Wolverine Access, University of Michigan administration announced in an email sent out to all students, staff and faculty in late August.

To do so, individuals access the newly created “Extended Ethnicity” tab within the Campus Personal Information section of Wolverine Access, where they can add, delete or update ethnicity information.

Monday, September 9, 2019 - 6:14pm
Senate Assembly Chair Joy Beatty leads the discussion of Senate Assembly committees at the SACUA meeting in Fleming Administration Building Monday afternoon.

The University of Michigan Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met on Monday for their first meeting of the academic year. Members primarily discussed various Senate Assembly committees, such as the Academic Affairs Advisory Committee, the Government Relations Advisory Committee and the Student Relations Advisory Committee.

Friday, September 6, 2019 - 5:49pm
Free STI testing will resume for students after a new policy received backlash, an email from University administrators said.

Article was updated with additional quotes from student activists.

The University Health Service at the University of Michigan is reversing its policy on billing students for sexually transmitted infection testing and sensitive testing through their insurance after receiving significant backlash from the campus community. 

Thursday, September 5, 2019 - 7:38pm

As students arrive back on campus, some in the University of Michigan community are once again calling on the University to sever ties with real estate developer Stephen M.

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 7:01pm

Visitors to Ann Arbor City Hall last Monday were greeted by a new front desk staffed by an unarmed, private security guard, where they will now need to check in to gain access to the third through sixth floors.

Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 11:21pm
2019 Information and Technology Services Internship Cohort students present at the ITS Internship Showcase in the Michigan League Friday.

After 14 weeks of working on various projects, students in the 2019 Information and Technology Services Internship Cohort lined the Michigan League with posters at the ITS Internship Showcase on Friday. The showcase featured a poster session, a student panel and closing remarks from Ravi Pendse, vice president for information technology and chief information officer. 

Friday, August 9, 2019 - 9:16pm
Stephen M. Ross

This story has been updated to include a statement from the University of Michigan College Republicans.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 9:00pm

University of Michigan alum Jen Eyer, who previously worked at MLive and The Ann Arbor News, announced on Tuesday

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 11:04pm
Washtenaw County Fairgrounds hosts Great Lakes Regional VegBash “The Summer of Veggie Love” Saturday.

Thousands of vegans and vegetarians traveled to the Washtenaw County Fairgrounds on Saturday, Aug. 3, for the third annual Great Lakes Regional VegBash, a Midwestern vegan and vegetarian food festival. Attendees sampled and bought various food, crafts and health products from a wide range of vendors based across Michigan, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. 

Monday, August 5, 2019 - 5:44pm
Visitors walk through the exhibitor area during Ann Arbor Pride in downtown Ann Arbor Saturday.

Ann Arbor Pride’s 25th anniversary was celebrated in Kerrytown with performances, vendors and kid-friendly activities over the weekend.

There was yoga, belly dancing, a street fair, poetry slam and a performance by AJA from “RuPaul’s Drag Race” throughout the day Saturday. On Sunday, JuJubee, also from “RuPaul’s Drag Race,” hosted Pride Bingo Brunch at Blue Llama Jazz Club and a Pride Picnic that took place in Wheeler Park.