Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 10:23pm
Candidates running for Central Student Government present their positions on various campus issues at a debate in Hutchins Hall on Thursday.

Thursday evening, the Defend Affirmative Action Party, eMerge and Movement, three of the four parties running for Central Student Government office, gathered in Hutchins Hall for the first presidential and vice presidential debate of the season.

Moderator Aaron Kall, the University of Michigan's director of debate, asked candidates questions chosen from nearly 100 potential questions sent in online by University students. Presidential candidates were the first to take the floor.

Sunday, March 12, 2017 - 2:59pm

To some, making the decision to run for a Central Student Government office without any prior experience within University of Michigan student governments and without a campaign plan may seem like a pretty big leap. But for Engineering sophomores Alec Beljanski and Nathan Minsk, this sort of feat is something they look forward to.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 7:26pm

"Pa’Delante" is a saying often used in Latino communities, in English translation it's commonly translated to mean “pick yourself up, dust yourself off, and keep moving forward.” This type of resilience was a prevailing theme among speakers at a panel hosted Tuesday evening discussing immigration, specifically for the Latino community and in relation to recent immigration 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 - 10:19pm
LSA student government meets in Mason Hall on Wednesday.

LSA Student Government hosted a meeting Wednesday evening to discuss resolutions relating to the Sexual Assault and Awareness Center and increasing resources for transfer students.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 10:09pm
Congresswoman Debbie Dingell discusses the impact of the Affordable Care Act on students in Weill Hall on Tuesday.

Rep. Debbie Dingell (D–Mich.) accompanied a panel at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy Tuesday night to discuss the impacts of the Affordable Care Act. The panel, hosted by the University of Michigan’s chapter of College Democrats along with Progressives at the University of Michigan, also answered public questions to an audience of approximately 100 students, faculty and community members.

Monday, February 20, 2017 - 8:18pm
Professor Juan Cole, who specializes in the Middle East and Middle Eastern conflicts, talks about the ongoing conflict in Syria at the League on Monday.

On Monday evening, History Prof. Juan Cole addressed a group of approximately 30 people about the conflict in Syria at a teach-in discussion in the University of Michigan League hosted by the student organizations Michigan Refugee Assistance Program and Books Not Bombs.

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 11:25pm
The Emerge party announced their candidacy for Central Student Government at Ross on Monday.

With the current administration nearing its end, the first campaign for the University of Michigan’s Central Student Government launched Monday night. The group celebrated its new beginning in the Ross School of Business with its 15 member team.

The party, eMerge, is headed by LSA junior Anushka Sarkar, the former Chief Programming Officer, who is running for President, and Public Policy junior Nadine Jawad, the current CSG Senior Policy Advisor, who is running for Vice President. Currently, the party is unopposed.