Monday, April 16, 2018 - 6:35pm

The University of Michigan has an Adderall problem. Some would even call it an epidemic. Despite the University’s increased campaign to recognize mental health on campus, it has failed to address how campus culture fosters the use of Adderall throughout the school. As students become more entrenched in the popular “work hard, play hard” mentality that grips much of the student body, they turn to Adderall to achieve the academic and social success that this campus covets.

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 - 8:14pm

In 2014, the University of Michigan reformed the Race and Ethnicity requirement after student activists pushed to include an intersectional approach to the classes offered under the requirement. Recently, the Race and Ethnicity requirement has come under fire by students for its perceived inability  to critically address race and ethnicity, racism and discrimination in domestic and global contexts.

Sunday, April 8, 2018 - 6:05pm

More than two weeks after Facebook’s massive data leak of user information to voting analytics firm Cambridge Analytica was first exposed, new revelations on the extent of the tech titan’s privacy violations continue to surface.

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 7:04pm

The University of Michigan recently announced that it would transition to winter rush for social Greek organizations, starting in the 2019-2020 academic year as a part of a plan to improve the first-year experience. The new plan requires students to have completed at least 12 resident credit-hours and to be in good behavioral and academic standing before they can participate in the rush process. The change will affect about 2,000 students annually according to an email sent by E.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018 - 7:40pm
C.C. Little renaming

As undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Michigan, the names of places become embedded in our language. For many, C.C. Little is the name of a bus station, a location for class or simply a landmark to give directions. Underneath our colloquial use of the name, however, is the inherent glorification of a man who stood for everything University students and administrators oppose.

Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 9:51pm

The University of Michigan’s Lecturers’ Employee Organization is continuing to bargain with the University, as their current contract is set to expire on April 20. The organization, which includes over 1,500 lecturers from the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses, has a specific bargaining platform focused on improving the wages, job security and benefits of the University’s non-tenure track educators.

Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 6:12pm

As voting for Central Student Government begins this week, The Michigan Daily Editorial Board is excited to announce its endorsement of MomentUM. Though every CSG party showed passion, innovation and a commitment to students in their platforms, MomentUM's Presidential Candidate A.J. Ashman, an Engineering junior, and Vice Presidential Candidate Charlie Bingham, an LSA junior, proposed the most comprehensive action plan for improving campus and addressing pressing issues of student life and have the necessary experience to carry it out.

Thursday, March 8, 2018 - 6:58pm

The Parkland, Fla. massacre at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the more recent shooting at Central Michigan University have renewed the cycle of heated political debate and media discussion surrounding gun control in the United States. For members of the National Rifle Association and others, the salience of the issue of safety in and around school grounds provides an avenue to push for an increase in armed security.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 7:20pm

Last week, the Latinx Alliance for Community Action, Support and Advocacy sent a list of demands to administrators detailing where the University of Michigan needs to increase their support for the Latinx community.

Monday, February 12, 2018 - 6:40pm

higher education bill, known as the PROSPER Act, has been passed through committee and is awaiting consideration by the House of Representatives. PROSPER, which stands for “Promoting Real Opportunity, Success, and Prosperity Through Education Reform,” is intended to reassert and amend the 1965 Higher Education Act, with a strong focus on the processes by which students pay for higher education and the regulations on free speech and assembly within these institutions.