Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 7:48pm
On Saturday, Sept. 21, her son, 14-year-old Bobby Reyes, went into cardiac arrest after suffering an asthma attack while she was driving him home in Monroe County.

Sarah Jones doesn’t want to stop fighting.

“I'm fighting to keep my son alive,” Jones said. “It’s been a nightmare every day since we’ve been here.”

On Saturday, Sept. 21, her son, 14-year-old Bobby Reyes, went into cardiac arrest after suffering an asthma attack while she was driving him home in Monroe County. He was immediately transferred to C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Ann Arbor, where doctors declared him brain dead.

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 4:27pm
Elizabeth Anderson, philosophy and women's studies professor, was announced as a MacArthur Fellow last week.

Elizabeth Anderson, University of Michigan professor of philosophy and women’s studies, was named a MacArthur Fellow last week. Anderson is one of 26 “Genius Grant” winners whose work displays “extraordinary originality.”

Thursday, September 26, 2019 - 2:59pm
Multi-year XR initiative brings technology to classes.

University of Michigan Provost Martin Philbert announced a campus-wide extended reality initiative — an umbrella term for augmented, mixed and virtual reality technology commonly referred to as XR — last week. XR Initiative Director and University alum, Jeremy Nelson, said the technology will enhance learning both on campus and online.

Wednesday, September 18, 2019 - 8:46pm
University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced Wednesday morning the University will be joining the University Climate Change Coalition

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced Wednesday morning the University will be joining the University Climate Change Coalition, a group of leading research universities collaborating on a model to help communities move toward a low-carbon future.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 9:55pm
Sister Helen Prejean discusses the background of her most recent book "River of Fire: My Spiritual Journey" at the First United Methodist Church of Ann Arbor Wednesday evening.

 

Approximately 150 community members filled the pews of First United Methodist Church to hear Sister Helen Prejean, a renowned author and nun, discuss her book “River of Fire,” released in August. She described what it was like to see injustice impact others and her advocacy work.

Sunday, September 8, 2019 - 5:46pm
Though the University’s Board of Regents did not change the budget model to reflect the coalition’s platform this May, 1U members remain undeterred in achieving their platform points.

When the One University Campaign launched last year, it aimed to change the way the Michigan state legislature and the University of Michigan administration allocate funding among the three University campuses. 

Though the University’s Board of Regents did not change the budget model to reflect the coalition’s platform this May, 1U members remain undeterred in achieving their platform points.

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 - 5:08pm
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The Graduate Employee Organization published a petition last month requesti

Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 4:17pm
Erica Sanders, director of undergraduate admissions, and Kedra Ishop, vice provost for enrollment management speak on university admission process at the Student Activities Building Wednesday.

Following heightened interest in the college admissions process nationwide, The Daily sat down with University of Michigan admissions officials to discuss the various pieces of the University’s process. The following interview with Erica Sanders, director of undergraduate admissions, and Kedra Ishop, vice provost for enrollment management, has been edited for length and clarity.

Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 6:28pm
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David Daniels, the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre and Dance professor currently on leave following multiple allegations of sexual assault, is denying a request to have his phone undergo foresnic examination under the Fifth Amendment right to not self incriminate, according to a response filed through his counsel, Francyne Stacey of Stacey Law Practice, on Thursday.

Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 1:47pm
Governor Gretchen Whitmer selects LSA junior Morgan McCaul to join the Michigan Board of Athletic Trainers as a public representative.

LSA junior Morgan McCaul has been selected by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer, pending state senate approval, to serve on the Michigan Board of Athletic Trainers as a representative of the general public. McCaul, a sister survivor and sexual assault prevention advocate, said her personal experiences with athletic trainers give her a different view to bring to the board.