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.

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 11:52pm
Musician and actor Common speaks on purpose and finding a voice at the annual Ross School of Business Handleman Lecture in Hill Auditorium Thursday evening.

Thousands of University of Michigan students and local community members filled Hill Auditorium to hear American rapper, actor, philanthropist and activist Common speak at the Handleman Lecture on Thursday night. Answering questions posed by Scott DeRue, dean of the Ross School of Business, Common discussed how he aims to use his platform as a force for positive change.

Monday, September 23, 2019 - 6:17pm
David Potter, faculty senate secretary and professor of Greek and Roman history, at a SACUA meeting September 9, 2019.

The University of Michigan’s Senate Assembly met on Monday at Palmer Commons for their first meeting of the semester to get to know one another and discuss their vision for the year. 

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.