Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 1:17am
Candidates take the stage for night two of the CNN Democratic Debate in the Fox Theater Wednesday night.

Thousands of eager attendees descended on Fox Theatre for the second round of Democratic presidential primary debates hosted by CNN in Detroit on Wednesday night. 

On stage for part two were former Vice President Joe Biden; Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif.; Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J.; Washington Gov. Jay Inslee; New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio; former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julián Castro; Entrepreneur Andrew Yang; Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii; Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y.; and Sen. Michael Bennet, D-Co..

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 7:02pm
The University of Michigan’s faculty panel on academic freedom is seeking input from the campus community.

The University of Michigan’s faculty panel on academic freedom is seeking input from the campus community on “the intersection of faculty members’ political ideology and their responsibilities to students,” the University announced in a press release. In addition to conducting a campus-wide online survey of attitudes on the subject, the panel will also hold a series of open meetings in December and January on the University’s three campuses to gather additional input.

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 - 4:21pm
On Nov. 14, he was charged with first-degree murder.

On Tuesday, Troy District Judge Kirsten Nielsen Hartig ordered a forensic examination in the case of LSA junior Nayir Masrur, according to a report from The Detroit News. Masrur, an economics major, is accused of using a 15-pound dumbbell to murder his aunt, Rubab Huq.

Monday, November 5, 2018 - 9:25pm
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The University of Michigan will not be terminating any of its partnerships or contracts with Saudi Arabia following the murder of Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi, University spokeswoman Kim Broekhuizen said in an interview with MLive on Monday.

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 6:14pm

Some University of Michigan faculty took issue with a lack of diversity on a panel intended to “examine the intersection between political thought/ideology and faculty members’ responsibilities to students” since the University publicized the panel’s composition in a press release Wednesday.

Sunday, October 28, 2018 - 8:50pm
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The University of Michigan is offering to meet with several students to hear their concerns regarding the disciplining of American Culture Associate Professor John Cheney-Lippold, who rescinded an offer to write a letter of recommendation for a student’s study abroad program in Israel as part of an academic boycott of the nation.

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 5:16pm
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Two prominent educational and professional institutions — the American Association of University Professors and the American Political Science Association — are urging the University of Michigan to reconsider sanctions imposed on American Culture professor John Cheney-Lippold.

Friday, October 12, 2018 - 12:29pm

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit is declining to rehear a case decided by a three-judge panel of the court that ruled the University of Michigan must give the accused the right to cross-examine their accuser in University-adjudicated sexual assault cases. The University’s only further option for appeal is the Supreme Court now.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018 - 3:13pm
At least three University of Michigan students were recently diagnosed with mumps, according to a campus-wide email sent Tuesday from Robert Ernst, the executive director of the University Health Service.

At least three University of Michigan students were recently diagnosed with mumps, according to a campus-wide email sent Tuesday from Robert Ernst, the executive director of the University Health Service, which provides health care services to University students, faculty and staff.

“I want to assure you that we are coordinating with campus partners, Michigan Medicine, and state and county public health authorities to identify, treat and prevent mumps,” Ernst wrote in the email.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 - 12:54pm
In a report on racial equity at public universities released Tuesday by the University of Southern California, the University of Michigan received an F grade in representation of Black students on campus.

In a report on racial equity at public universities released Tuesday by the University of Southern California, the University of Michigan received an F grade in representation of Black students on campus.