Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 7:28pm
Knute Nadelhoffer, director of the U-M Biological Station, speaks at the Biological Sciences Building dedication Thursday afternoon.

On Thursday, more than 150 students, alumni, faculty, donors and community members — including demonstrators — gathered in the University of Michigan Biological Sciences Building for a ribbon cutting ceremony and to hear remarks from University President Mark Schlissel and other campus leaders.

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 8:55pm
A Residence Halls Association’s assembly resolution to compensate its executive board has prompted criticism.

A Residence Halls Association’s assembly resolution to compensate its executive board has prompted criticism from the executive branch of the LSA Student Government.

The resolution was approved by RHA on April 4 with 27 out of 30 members in favor. If approved by the director of housing, $20,700 of RHA funds will be earmarked as compensation for its seven-member executive board.

Thursday, March 28, 2019 - 7:54pm
University President Mark Schlissel listens to protesters denouncing the University's inaction on climate change and new felony disclosure policy, among other causes, at the Regents meeting in the University Golf Clubhouse Thursday afternoon.

The University of Michigan’s Board of Regents convened Thursday afternoon for the last meeting of the winter 2019 term. Regents Michael Behm (D) and Mark Bernstein (D) were not present but called into the meeting, while Chair Ron Weiser was unable to attend or call in.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 4:31pm
Demonstrators participate in an indefinite study-in in the Office of the President in the Fleming Administrative Building Thursday.

Demonstrators, acting in solidarity with those who participated in last week’s Climate Strike and subsequent sit-in, began an indefinite study-in at 8 a.m. in the Office of the President in the Fleming Administrative Building Thursday afternoon. Protesters left around 5 p.m.

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 11:09pm
Students were given until 8 p.m. to leave the building without legal consequences after a more than seven hour sit-in in President Mark Schlissel's office.

For previous reporting on the sit-in from inside the Fleming Administration Building, click here.

Friday, March 15, 2019 - 6:14pm
Demonstrators occupy President Mark Schlissel's office in the Fleming Administration Building following the Climate Strike.

UPDATE: At approximately 7:15 p.m. three male demonstrators were seen leaving Fleming. While they said the had no issues with the police, they said they heard reports while inside that one demonstrator was arrested while leaving then immediately released. Melissa Overton, deputy chief of police and public information officer for the Division of Public Safety and Security, confirmed this claim in messages with The Daily.

Thursday, March 14, 2019 - 8:10pm
Dark clouds outside the Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Building Thursday evening.

There’s no place like Ann Arbor.

A tornado warning issued for northern Washtenaw County ending at 8 p.m. Thursday night resulted in some University of Michigan exams and academic events being delayed or unfinished, among other issues.

Monday, March 11, 2019 - 7:21pm
 University President Mark Schlissel discusses events and issues on campus with The Michigan Daily in the Fleming Administration Building Monday.

Each month, The Michigan Daily sits down with University President Mark Schlissel to discuss events and issues on campus. During this month’s interview, Schlissel touched on topics of One University, the Carbon Neutrality Commission, the felony disclosure policy, free speech and ethical food practices.

One University

Thursday, February 28, 2019 - 2:04pm
Washtenaw County denied the request for the EMU students involved with the incident be prosecuted because it did not violate Michigan’s Ethnic Intimidation statute.

Eastern Michigan University students involved in hanging a black doll on a shower rod on campus will not be prosecuted, MLive reported Feb. 27.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:29pm
LSA research fellow Kimberly Daley speaks about ethical food practices at the regents meeting at the University of Michigan golf course Thursday afternoon.

At the fourth University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting of the 2018-19 school year, 10 speakers addressed the board during the public comments portion. The speakers — who included students, faculty and community members — discussed non-agenda related items, including the One University coalition, ethical food purchasing and claims of inadequate care at Michigan Medicine.