Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 11:00pm
Protestors rally against the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act at the Federal Building on Thursday.

On Thursday night, approximately 50 Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor residents gathered outside the Federal Building on East Liberty Street to rally against the dismantling of the Affordable Care Act and promote single-payer health care. The rally and vigil was organized by the Huron Valley Democratic Socialists of America and We the People of Ypsilanti/Ann Arbor.

Sunday, July 2, 2017 - 7:51pm

On Sunday afternoon, a home invasion occurred on the 200 block of Packard Street near South Fifth Avenue, west of central campus.

According to a crime alert sent out to the University of Michigan community Monday evening, the Ann Arbor Police Department responded to the call. A man entered an apartment house and stole cash. He fled when confronted by residents.

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 7:26pm

University alumus Zach Emig hopes to challenge New York City's only Republican representative. 

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 7:11pm
Laurita Thomas, the associate vice president for human resources, speaks at the MStaff 200 celebration on the Diag on Tuesday.

All day on the Diag and Ingalls Mall tents were set up with activities, music, food and entertainment to honor the more than 33,000 staff members at the University of Michigan. The event, part of the Bicentennial Summer Festival, attracted thousands of attendees, among them families, staff and faculty members.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 1:04pm
Festival attendees at the MStaff 200 celebration on North University street on Tuesday.

The MStaff200 Bicentennial Celebration Event, kicked off early Tuesday morning with tents, activities and recognitions of University of Michigan staff and faculty, past and present.

Sunday, June 25, 2017 - 6:58pm
Catherine Daligga, a vice chair for the Precinct Organizing Committee, speaks at the Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center on Sunday.

About 40 Washtenaw County residents gathered Sunday afternoon at the Washtenaw County Learning Resource Center for an event titled Mobilizing for Michigan: 2017 Listening Tour Launch. The event, led by the Precinct Organizing Committee of the Washtenaw County Democratic Party, aimed to organize residents from county precincts to canvass effectively and communicate better with local Democratic voters.

Saturday, June 24, 2017 - 8:24pm

In the fall, two new automated vehicles will operate on North Campus, serving University of Michigan students and faculty.

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 9:50pm
Environmental journalist Steven Curwood talks about the role of academics and scientific communication at the AEESP Conference at Rackham on Tuesday.

The Advancing Healthy Communities through Environmental Engineering and Science conference took place at the Michigan League Tuesday through Thursday. With approximately 200 attendees, the conference looked at accomplishments in improving and investigating air and water quality, as well as strategies to improve communities, among other notable aspects of environmental engineering, science and public health fields.

Friday, June 23, 2017 - 5:54pm
The Xplore Engineering conference held on North Campus on Friday.

Over 400 people attended the fifth annual Xplore Engineering event on the University of Michigan’s North Campus this Thursday and Friday. The program, marketed toward Engineering alumni and their children, grades four through seven, aims to enhance early interest in science and engineering fields.

Monday, June 19, 2017 - 3:54pm

On Monday, the Ann Arbor Police Department announced the arrest of an Ypsilanti resident associated with three robberies that occurred near the University of Michigan campus in January and February. A fourth robbery that occurred during those months is still under investigation.