Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 6:08pm

The University of Michigan is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person responsible for a sexual assault committed Oct. 7 in Nichols Arboretum.

The announcement of a reward comes more than a month after a female student was running in the Arb on a Friday at 8 p.m. when a white male in his 20s punched and sexually assaulted her, according to the Division of Public Safety and Security.

Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 2:44pm
Author Margaret Atwood speaks about her books including her newest novel "Hagseed" at Rackham Auditorium on Friday.

Author Margaret Atwood walked on stage Friday amid her fervent Ann Arbor fan base while wearing black gloves painted with white bones outlining the skeletal structure of her hands.

Oddly, the creepy style choice seemed to fit.

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 1:15am

A female student was punched in the face and sexually assaulted while running in Nichols Arboretum on Friday at about 8 p.m.

University Police released a crime alert at approximately 12:20 am on Saturday saying the student was grabbed by the arm and pulled to the ground by an unknown man. The suspect was described to police as a white male of average build in his 20s, taller than 5'7",  with brown hair and wearing a black sweatshirt. The student was running on the path near the Geddes Street enterance of the Arb when she was attacked. 

Sunday, August 28, 2016 - 3:51pm

Michigan’s Democratic and Republican parties nominated their respective candidates for the University of Michigan’s Board of Regents at state conventions Friday and Saturday.

Current regents Denise Ilitch and Laurence Deitch were re-nominated as the two Democratic candidates. Ron Weiser, former chairman of the Michigan Republican Party, and Carl Meyers, a financial advisor in Dearborn, were nominated for the two GOP slots.

Saturday, April 30, 2016 - 2:01pm
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivers the commencement address at the University of Michigan spring commencement at Michigan Stadium Saturday.

Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg touched on multiple topics of national discussion — including free speech on college campuses and the tone of the 2016 presidential election — in his Spring Commencement address Saturday morning, to a mixed response from the crowd.

Friday, April 15, 2016 - 11:28pm
Dean Baquet, executive editor of the New York Times, speaks with audience members after the event Beyond America: The Case for Foreign News at Rackham Auditorium Friday.

The event was held to mark the retirement of Charles Eisendrath, who announced in October he would step down as director of University’s Knight-Wallace house after 30 years.

Saturday, March 26, 2016 - 12:51am
Jim Harbaugh disqualified

Jim Harbaugh won fourth place in the University of Michigan’s 2016 executive Central Student Government election, the same standing he achieved in last year’s election, according to unofficial results released Saturday morning.

The name Jim Harbaugh, which could refer either to Michigan Football coach Jim Harbaugh or the coach’s son James Harbaugh, an LSA freshman, garnered 215 votes, exactly 100 votes over last year’s total. The Defend Affirmative Action Party garnered third place with 390 votes.

Monday, December 28, 2015 - 5:41pm

The Ann Arbor Police Department has taken into custody three of the four suspects involved in a shooting last week south of Stadium Boulevard.

On Dec. 17, a group of four people broke into the home of a 72-year-old man on the 1400 block of Jorn Court. His son, a 46-year-old man who was also at the home, was shot at about 9:30pm that evening, according to AAPD Sergeant Craig Flocken at the time.

Tuesday, December 15, 2015 - 6:41pm

The cull will occur in various Ann Arbor parks across Wards 1 and 2, according to an announcement from the city Tuesday evening.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 5:00pm

This is part of being a woman: mastering this dichotomy. We are perpetually dealing with the systematic, daily commercialization of our bodies.