Friday, September 6, 2019 - 5:49pm
Free STI testing will resume for students after a new policy received backlash, an email from University administrators said.

Article was updated with additional quotes from student activists.

The University Health Service at the University of Michigan is reversing its policy on billing students for sexually transmitted infection testing and sensitive testing through their insurance after receiving significant backlash from the campus community. 

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 8:14pm
Ambassador Peter F. Romero and writer Laura Bennett host Thomas A. Shannon to discuss current issues in Brazil during the live recording of "American Diplomat: The Stories Behind the News” in the Ford School Thursday afternoon

Thursday afternoon, the Weiser Diplomacy Center and American Academy of Diplomacy hosted a live recording of “American Diplomat: The Real Stories Behind the News” at the Ford School of Public Policy. “American Diplomat” is a podcast hosted by Peter F. Romero, former U.S. Ambassador to Ecuador, and Laura Bennett, a writer and producer.

The event featured Thomas A. Shannon Jr., former U.S. ambassador to Brazil, and University professor Melvyn Levitsky — also a former U.S. ambassador to Brazil — and focused on recent political developments in Brazil.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 10:11pm
Rebecca Soffer, co-author of "Modern Loss: Candid Conversation About Grief. Beginners Welcome.", speaks about changing the stigma around grief during Grief Week at Literati Tuesday.

Tuesday night, GrieveWell, an organization that helps people grieve through peer support, hosted Rebecca Soffer in an event at Literati Bookstore as part of the organization’s Grief Week event series. Rebecca Soffer co-authored “Modern Loss: Candid Conversations About Grief. Beginners Welcome” and was a producer of “The Colbert Report.”

Monday, March 25, 2019 - 10:23pm
Students and faculty gather at the Here to Stay: Undocumented Students at the University of Michigan event hosted by the Office of Academic Multicultural Initiatives and SCOPE at the University Career Center Monday evening.

The names of some sources have been excluded due to their undocumented status.