Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:30pm
Rackham student Aunrika Tucker-Shabazz discusses the disparities in how young Black girls are treated in public school as a part of the King Talks on Tuesday at the Rackham Amphitheatre.

About 50 students and faculty convened Tuesday evening in the Rackham Amphitheatre for the 2nd annual King Talks, a TED-talk style lecture. The event is part of the weeklong Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium celebration, which included a keynote lecture and more than 20 other events.

Sunday, January 13, 2019 - 6:35pm
The Blue Ribbon Panel was held Friday morning at Pierpont Commons

Direct Action for Palestine (DAP), a coalition of students, faculty and community members, formed “to organize for Palestinian liberation” in response to the Cheney-Lippold and Peterson letter of recommendation controversy, took control of the Blue Ribbon Panel Friday morning in protest of the panel and the University's sanctions addressing the

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 2:05pm

Researchers at the University of Michigan are leading a national collaborative effort to study firearm injury and death among children and teens. The interdisciplinary project, comprised of more than 30 researchers, health practitioners, and firearm owners and a dozen academic institutions, seeks a scientific approach to gun violence prevention with respect to gun ownership rights.

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 8:40pm
Ellen Hughes-Cromwick speaks at the Nobel Symposium Thursday afternoon.

About 130 University of Michigan students and community members joined five University professors Thursday afternoon to learn about this year’s Nobel Prizes just ahead of the award ceremony in Stockholm next Monday. Hosted by Center for Complex Systems at Weiser Hall, the event featured a series of presentations followed by audience questions, one for each of the five awards.