Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 8:39pm
Title IX

At the University of Michigan and around the country, universities are engaged in ongoing discussions about diversity programs and Title IX adherence. The University has repeatedly stressed its commitment to its Diversity, Equity and Inclusion initiatives. But some people take issue with this type of initiative, claiming certain diversity efforts exclude men.

Thursday, February 7, 2019 - 8:53pm
Meredith Clark, former journalist and current assistant professor at the University of Virginia, gives a talk named "Black Women Tried to Tell Ya'll: Race, Representation and Self-Preservation through Digital Counter-Narratives" Thursday in North Quad.

Meredith Clark, assistant professor of media studies at the University of Virginia, spoke to about 30 students and faculty in North Quad on Thursday afternoon as part of the Communication and Media Speaker Series, hosted by the University of Michigan Communication Studies department.

Thursday, January 31, 2019 - 5:33pm
one campaign

The One University Campaign, a coalition of faculty and students, launched last semester across the University of Michigan’s three campuses as an effort to equip the University’s Flint and Dearborn campuses with more resources. A key player in the campaign is sociology lecturer Ian Robinson, president of the Lecturers’ Employee Organization.

Wednesday, January 30, 2019 - 1:00pm

The partial government shutdown — which ended temporarily on Sunday as lawmakers work to create an agreeable budget — directly impacted the ability of researchers at the  

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 10:13pm

Winter storm Jayden is expected to hit Ann Arbor throughout the day Monday.

According to The Weather Channel, snow is expected from the eastern Dakotas to the upper Mississippi Valley. While strong winds and heavy snow could potentially turn into blizzards in the Dakotas, the Midwest and Great Lakes regions should only have moderate to heavy snow.

Sunday, January 27, 2019 - 8:44pm
American Learning Institute for Muslims Scholar-in-Residence Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans speaks about his relationship with Islam in Rackham Auditorium Friday.

Ustadh Ubaydullah Evans, Scholar-in-Residence at the American Learning Institute for Muslims, opened the Sacred Time Project 2019 — an annual weekend conference sponsored by the Muslim Students Association — Friday afternoon in the Rackham Amphitheatre with a session called “The Faithful Servant: Rooting Service in Tradition.” 

“I embraced Islam about 20 years ago,” Evans said. “I converted when I was 16 … so when I encountered Islam, it was this...uncompromising monotheism that really drew me to the faith.”

Thursday, January 24, 2019 - 5:03pm
The University of Michigan will be the first university in the country to offer an academic program focused specifically on social class in the United States.

The social class and inequality studies minor will officially be offered at the University of Michigan after passing through the LSA Executive Committee Wednesday. Public Policy senior Lauren Schandevel and LSA senior Meaghan Wheat spearheaded the creation of the minor, which will be housed in the Women’s Studies Department.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 4:04pm
Grillcheezerie Sandwich Shoppe closed its doors after four years in Ann Arbor.

Grillcheezerie Sandwich Shoppe closed its doors after four years in Ann Arbor.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 2:38pm

The Michigan State University Board of Trustees named Satish Udpa, the school’s executive vice president for administrative services, interim president on Thursday morning following the resignation of John Engler.

Board member Brian Mosallam said during the meeting he saw the resignation of Engler and appointment of Udpa as the start of a new era on campus, the Detroit Free Press reported Thursday morning.

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 7:59pm
Each month, The Michigan Daily Administration Beat sits down with University President Mark Schlissel to discuss important questions about University policy, commitments and challenges.

Each month, The Michigan Daily Administration Beat sits down with University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel to discuss important questions about University policy, commitments and challenges. This month’s interview included discussion about hate crimes on campus, Title IX policy revisions, carbon neutrality and more. This transcript has been abbreviated and reordered for reader clarity.