Wednesday, January 24, 2018 - 7:05pm
Daniel Raimi, author of The Franking Debate, presents his research on fracking at Weill Hall Wednesday.

Public Policy lecturer Daniel Raimi explained the risks, benefits and uncertainties of fracking in the oil industry at a discussion of his new book, “The Fracking Debate,” Wednesday afternoon at the Ford School of Public Policy. About 55 students, staff and community members attended the event, which was sponsored by the Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy and the Graham Sustainability Institute. 

Monday, January 22, 2018 - 9:33pm

I quickly realized that I didn’t know what I was doing.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 7:18pm

As bargaining between the University of Michigan’s Lecturers’ Employee Organization and University administration continues regarding wages, performance evaluations and other factors, LEO members are expressing frustration with what they say is a lack of administrative response to their proposals.

Saturday, January 13, 2018 - 9:22pm

An apartment on the 900 block of East Ann Street was broken into early Saturday morning between 1 a.m. and 3 a.m. according to an alert issued by the University of Michigan’s Division of Public Safety and Security.

The suspects reportedly entered while the residents slept, possibly through an unlocked back door, and stole a laptop computer.

This is a developing story. Check back at for updates.

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 - 4:57pm

A 2005 University of Michigan alum was chosen as a winner for the 2017 Illustrators of the Future quarterly -- an international contest where a panel of renowned artists decides on three winners out of thousands of submissions. Art & Design graduate Bruce Brenneise will have his artwork published alongside a winning writing piece from the sister contest Writers of the Future. The illustration grand prize winner will be announced in March.

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 5:36pm
The Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority will construct more fences on parking structure rooftops to aid in deterring suicides.

To deter suicides by jumping or falling off of Ann Arbor parking structures, the Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority is further committing to constructing more permanent fences on city parking structure rooftops. Installment of the fences began last fall when city officials noticed a pattern of attempted or successfully completed suicides by individuals jumping or falling off of the garages in the last three years.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 8:45pm
Engineering junior Benjamin Eu is a co-founder of a new student start-up company that transports luggage for business travelers to airports and hotels.

One University of Michigan student is looking to pack your bags soon. Luggage Teleport Inc., a new student start-up, transports luggage for business travelers to airports and hotels in the San Francisco and Las Vegas areas. The start-up is set to launch at the International Consumer Electronics Showcase next week in Las Vegas.