Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 10:55pm
Two hundred students gathered in the MLB on Tuesday night as CSG debated a resolution that called on the University to divest its investments in several companies that allegedly commit human rights violations against Palestinians.

At their weekly meeting Tuesday, Central Student Government voted 34 to 13 to reject a resolution that would have called on the University of Michigan to divest its investments in several companies that allegedly commit human rights violations against Palestinians.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 4:08am

A millage to fund regional transit aiming to connect the city of Detroit to several Michigan counties failed by a close margin of 826,517 in favor of the bill to 849,312 against it.

Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 8:03pm

I’d wake up feeling sticky. The inside of my mouth, my hair, my skin. I would lurch out of the twin bed and stumble over to the sink in my dorm room to survey the damage. It was all a smudge. My eyeliner down my face. My memories of the night before.

I always knew if I had smoked because my chest hurt and my fingers tasted salty. I knew what I had eaten because it was smeared on my sheets. I knew what I was wearing because it would be crumpled on the floor. I had clues, and with those I could piece together what I could not remember.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 1:39pm

Students hoping to see President Barack Obama when he visits campus Monday to campaign for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton will first need to pick up tickets Sunday between noon and 7 p.m. at the Ray L. Fisher stadium and on the Diag.

According to the campaign’s website, the public event will last from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m Monday. Obama is slated to speak around 11 a.m.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 6:04pm
The B-Side: 10-27-16

It was a particularly cold evening last October when I received the mark of the devil by a witch.

Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 8:45pm

It’s not here to give out grades, to set learning objectives or to change people. It doesn’t teach about alcoholism or how to balance a checkbook. It’s here to save souls or proselytize. The Prison Creative Arts Project goes into prisons around Michigan to bring joy.

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 11:59pm

Two Google documents, one containing a faculty petition condemning racially charged fliers that were discovered on the University of Michigan campus last week and another expressing solidarity with Black students, were both erased Sunday by an anonymous individual and replaced with the phrase, “All of the Communists Will Hang on the Day of the Rope.”

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 11:38pm

In the wake of several racially charged incidents across the University of Michigan campus, University president Mark Schlissel made his first appearance of the week at a gathering of members of the Black Student Union who convened Thursday evening in the basement of Trotter Multicultural Center to share their experiences and discuss next steps. 

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 10:45pm
Protestors gather for a Black Lives Matter protest that would march from the Diag to the Michigan League where a debate on the movement was being held by the Michigan Political Union on Tuesday.

Though the question has been a persistent one throughout its history, over the past year the University of Michigan has focused in on how to become more diverse, more inclusive and more welcoming under a University initiative to create a campus-wide strategic plan for diversity.

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 3:24pm

On August 4, Nadine Jawad, a Ford junior at the University of Michigan, received a text on the lawn of Magdalen’s campus at the University of Oxford, holding her phone in one hand and playing with a piece of grass in the other.

“God, my phone is blowing up because of that stabbing,” she said. “It’s like, I’m fine, mom.”