Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 10:33pm

As Ann Arbor Public Schools reach nearly five months into a mostly-remote school year, Michigan Medicine hosted a panel of medical doctors from C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital to answer questions regarding safety concerns with students potentially returning to face-to-face learning. 

About 240 Ann Arbor community members attended the Facebook Q&A webinar Thursday afternoon, which was moderated by Jenny Radesky, a developmental behavioral pediatrician at Michigan Medicine. 

Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 3:12pm

As University of Michigan students continue with online and hybrid learning in the 2021 winter semester, the Center for Campus Involvement is facilitating the first virtual Winterfest to help students find organizations that match their interests. 

Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:05pm

As the nation begins to adjust to the new President Joe Biden administration, student political groups at the University of Michigan are hoping to continue the momentum gained during the fall semester, when many political organizations saw a surge in civic involvement during a fraught election season. 

Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 10:48pm

The University of Michigan Central Student Government met Tuesday evening to discuss recent calls to remove Jason Mars as a winter 2021 EECS 370 instructorand to hear from guest speaker Dr. Martino Harmon, vice president for student life, about student life developments. CSG also voted to approve a $32,000 grant to the Inter-Cooperative Council. 

Monday, January 25, 2021 - 7:09pm
U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., gave her annual State of the District address Monday morning. (This photo was taken before the COVID-19 pandemic)

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., gave her annual State of the District address Monday morning to an audience of about 700 people via livestream. The event, hosted by the Southern Wayne County Regional Chamber, updated the community on Dingell’s recent work.

To start off her annual address Dingell discussed the pandemic’s impact on the daily life of her constituents.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 4:33pm
President-elect Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States Wednesday afternoon.

President Joe Biden was sworn in as the 46th president of the United States Wednesday afternoon, taking office at a moment of deep-rooted political polarization in America following the Jan. 6 insurrection at the Capitol Building.

Wednesday, January 20, 2021 - 1:38am

The Ann Arbor City Council met for the second time in 2021 on Tuesday to discuss resolutions regarding the Gelman plume cleanup project. Councilmembers also talked about a legal memo for public release detailing the legal rules and procedures of public city council meetings, following several meetings with tense interactions between council and public commenters. 

Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 7:23pm
During an interview, University President Mark Schlissel says that it is unlikely that the University will vaccinate most students this semester. DISCLAIMER: This photo was taken before the COVID-19 pandemic.

The Michigan Daily sat down with University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel to discuss COVID-19 vaccinations, the University’s climate goals, racial equity on campus

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 10:36pm
University of Michigan students react to the historic second Trump impeachment.

Students at the University of Michigan, following the news closely after President Donald Trump’s second impeachment, are weighing in on the merits of impeachment and Trump’s legacy on American democracy.

Monday, January 18, 2021 - 9:03pm
Dr. Mary Frances Berry joins MLK Symposium to discuss ‘Race, Protests & Politics’

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the University of Michigan hosted a lecture titled “Race, Protest & Politics: Where Do We Go From Here?” featuring University alum Dr. Mary Frances Berry. The talk, which hosted nearly 300 people, was held virtually over Zoom.