A federal judge has denied Speech First’s motion to end the University of Michigan’s use of the Bias Response Team after the nonprofit organization filed a lawsuit against the University claiming the team hindered free speech on campus.
John Rubadeau, an award-winning senior English lecturer at the University of Michigan, was flooded with student support after his former typist Parker Procida sent a mass email to more than 4,000 alumni informing them their former professor was terminated by the University without benefits.
After winning the primary elections Tuesday night, gubernatorial candidates Gretchen Whitmer and Bill Schuette will face off in the general elections in November.
A former state senator, Whitmer beat out Indian-born entrepreneur, Shri Thanedar and ex-Detroit health director, Abdul El-Sayed in Tuesday's Democratic primary, while Attorney General Bill Schuette beat out Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, state senator Patrick Colbeck and doctor Jim Hines for the GOP primary.
This story has been updated to include new information from LEO Vice President Kirsten Herold.
On Tuesday, July 24, John Rubadeau, a University of Michigan senior lecturer, sent out an email to his colleagues within the English department informing them the University was terminating his employment before the remaining four years of his contract had expired.
Larry Nassar, former USA Gymnastics and MSU physician sentenced to 40 to 175 years in prison for sexual abuse in Ingham County Circuit Court, filed for a resentencing on Tuesday, asking for a new judge.
Following the lead of universities such as Harvard, Yale, Princeton and Stanford, the University of Michigan will no longer require students to complete the optional writing component of the SAT or ACT when the University’s application goes live Aug. 1.
Kedra Ishop, vice provost for enrollment management, explained in a University Record press release there were several reasons that made the optional writing component expendable for the University.
After filing an unfair labor practice charge against the University of Michigan, U-M nurses gathered at the Board of Regents meeting to call for safer staffing and speak out against budget cuts that could potentially harm patient care.
A federal judge ruled Friday the University must allow a student accused of sexual assault to question his accuser in a special live hearing.
The lawsuit alleges the University denied a student accused of sexual assault due process in the investigation of the sexual misconduct. Furthermore, the case claims the student was discriminated against as a male accused of sexual assault and alleges the University withheld the student's transcripts as a result.
Editor’s Note: The Michigan Daily does not officially endorse Gretchen Whitmer for governor. This story is one in a series of stories about the gubernatorial candidates. The Daily continues to reach out to other gubernatorial candidates for comments and interviews.