Sunday, February 17, 2019 - 6:26pm
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Winterfest, a tournament-style annual philanthropic event where different members of fraternities and sororities play broomball for charity, will be hosted on Feb 23 by the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity (PIKE). Last year, Winterfest was hosted on the property of PIKE and sponsored by Alpha Sigma Phi, but after Alpha Sigma Phi was banned from campus, PIKE picked up the event.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 4:22pm
The Museum of Natural History is set to reopen in April 2019.

The University of Michigan’s Museum of Natural History will reopen on April 14 in the new Biological Sciences Building.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 11:55am
School of Music, Theatre & Dance professor David Daniels and his husband, Scott Walters, were arrested Tuesday on charges of sexual assault.

School of Music, Theatre & Dance professor David Daniels and his husband, Scott Walters, were arrested Tuesday on charges of sexual assault.

Daniels and Walters both face extradition to Texas for the alleged rape of Samuel Schultz, a New York based baritone, in Houston in 2010.

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 8:57pm
The University’s chapter of Young Americans for Freedom, a conservative youth organization, will host Ben Shapiro and Turning Point USA, an American right wing nonprofit, will host Charlie Kirk at Rackham Auditorium in March and April, respectively.

The University’s chapter of Young Americans for Freedom, a conservative youth organization, will host Ben Shapiro at Rackham Auditorium in March.

In April, U-M's branch of Turning Point USA will host conservative speaker, Charlie Kirk. 

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 9:01pm
Lauren Knapp, Postdoctoral researcher at the U-M Energy Institute, talks about American attitudes toward renewable energy at Weill Hall Friday.

Fifteen students, professors, researchers and community members gathered in Weill Hall Friday to listen to Lauren Knapp, a researcher at the Energy Institute, present discoveries on American behaviors and attitudes towards energy.

 

Due to the increasing effects of global warming, Knapp believes it is important for energy consumers to be informed about the varying types of alternative energy sources.

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 8:18pm
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This story was updated on Jan. 17 at 11:19 am to clarify some statements made by Tessier.

Gwen Tessier, University alum and former Student Administrative Assistant Intermediate for the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research, alleges her employment was terminated as a result of reporting sexual harassment at the University of Michigan.

Tuesday, January 8, 2019 - 9:15pm

Darren Criss, School of Music, Theatre & Dance graduate and actor, became the first Filipino-American to win a Golden Globe award Sunday at the 76th Golden Globe Awards in Beverly Hills.

Criss received the award for best actor in a limited series or TV movie for “The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story,” in which he portrayed Andrew Cunanan, the serial killer who murdered Gianni Versace and four others.

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 11:43am
Michael Zeidler, a Michigan Medicine research lab specialist, was charged with distributing child and bestiality pornography Tuesday.

Michael Zeidler, a Michigan Medicine research lab specialist, was charged in federal court Tuesday, Dec. 18 with distributing more than 600 videos and images of child and bestiality pornography. 

According to an FBI investigation, Zeidler allegedly viewed and shared images of young children being sexually abused, along with some videos involving children performing sexual acts on animals on his work computer at the University of Michigan. Zeidler's videos featured children as young as 2 or 3 years old.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - 4:45pm
Councilmember Julie Grand, D-Ward 3

Ann Arbor residents and City Council members are raising concerns over some past tweets from recently elected Councilmember Jeff Hayner, D-Ward 1, including inflammatory comments directed at sitting councilmembers and electoral opponents.

Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 7:40pm

About a dozen community members hosted a small vigil Thursday evening on the Diag in support of Ukrainian sovereignty after recent Russian aggression against the country.