Tuesday, October 3, 2017 - 10:11pm

A discussion between two political experts held at Grand Valley State University was livestreamed to a crowd of around 40 attendees at the Ford School of Public Policy Tuesday night. The event, titled “Character and Presidency,” featured David Brooks, a New York Times columnist, and Ronald C. White, an award-winning presidential historian.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 11:11pm

City Council was held in a somber mood Monday after a gunman killed 59 people in Las Vegas and a 56-year old man fell from the parking structure at the corner of South Fourth Avenue and East William Street.

Mayor Christopher Taylor expressed frustration at the lack of coordinated response to the Las Vegas incident, the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history.

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:00pm

A fraternity on campus is offering scholarships for any undocumented students who need to renew their Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals status before the Oct. 5 deadline.

The Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc., a multicultural fraternity for Latino men, has raised close to $1,000 thus far to help cover DACA work permit renewal costs, which cost $495 per person.

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 5:38pm
Common Cycle helps repaire student bikes as a part of EarthDay on the Diag Thursday.

Sustainability on campus is more than the recycling bins you find in Mason Hall. In reality, University of Michigan student organizations, departments and local nonprofits are focusing their efforts on outreach and staying green in a number of ways.

One example of these outreach efforts is EarthFest. The 21st annual event was held on the Diag Thursday, and, hosted by the Office of Campus Sustainability, allowed students and staff to browse through dozens of booths and learn about how to get involved with sustainability on campus.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:59pm

A new Amtrak station may be coming to a University hospital near you.

The city of Ann Arbor released a draft environmental assessment report on Monday detailing options for the new Amtrak station, which has been mired in more than a decade of delays. The report names Fuller Park, near the University of Michigan Hospital, as the preferred location for a new train station and parking facilities.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:21pm

Many professors, researchers and academics administration in the White House have gone on record in resisting President Donald Trump’s administration’s affinity for ultra-right-wing news outlets often reporting unfounded stories.

Andrew J. Hoffman, Holcim (US) Professor of Sustainable Enterprise at the Ross School of Business and School for Environment and Sustainability, said it is too early to give up. Instead, he said academics can save a “post-truth” world by not shying away from politics and aggressively engaging with the public.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:18pm

Churches and synagogues throughout Washtenaw County are teaming up to house undocumented immigrants facing threats of deportation.

The project, called the Washtenaw Congregational Sanctuary, was formally announced earlier this month at the Church of the Good Shepherd as a collaboration between the Interfaith Council for Peace & Justice and the Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights. It has not yet received anyone, but is ready to provide shelter immediately for those who need it.

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 3:10pm

University of Michigan paleontologists are investigating a construction site in Byron Township, Michigan, after workers excavated the fossils of what appeared to be a giant prehistoric mammal Aug. 31.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 9:39pm
Ann Arbor City Council convenes in City Hall to hear community concerns and discuss pressing issues Tuesday evening.

City Council passed a resolution Tuesday taking a stand against the Trump administration’s controversial travel ban.

Monday, April 24, 2017 - 6:46pm
Engineering Student Government members hold a meeting in the Union.

A new Counseling and Psychological Services center, as well as a 3-D printing lab, will come to North Campus soon following a $7,500 grant from Engineering Student Government.

The North Campus Wellness Zone will include amenities like massage chairs, sun lamps and yoga and meditation tools, and will become the first CAPS resource center on North Campus. This is an addition to the two CAPS counselors who have been serving the College of Engineering since January. It will be located in Pierpont Commons.