Monday, January 9, 2017 - 2:24pm
Former Deans of Ross, Ross Dean Scott DeRue, University President Mark Schlissel, Jeff Blau, and Stephen Ross cut the ribbon at the grand opening of Blau Hall for the Ross School of Business in October 2016.

Two University of Michigan Ross School of Business alumni and former classmates, Harry Zhang and Leore Avidar, were honored on the Forbes 30 Under 30 rankings under the category Enterprise Technology for co-founding, a company that specializes in sending physical mail as easily as email through a suite of application program interfaces.

Wednesday, January 4, 2017 - 7:36pm

On his way to attend an accessibility event hosted in Ann Arbor by the University of Michigan Council for Disability Concerns in early December, the Ann Arbor Metro Airport Shuttle denied service to Stephen Kuusisto, a Syracuse University education professor who is blind. Kuusito said he was denied service because he had his guide dog with him. 

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 5:33pm
The Michigan Theatre will be screening “The Pickle Recipe,” a film produced and written by University of Michigan alum Sheldon Cohn and Gary Wolfson.

“The Pickle Recipe,” a film produced and written by University of Michigan alum Sheldon Cohn and Gary Wolfson, will be screened at the Michigan Theatre beginning Friday and running daily until next Thursday.

Cohn said in an interview with the Daily he came up with the idea for the story with Wolfson after discussing his grandmother’s pickle recipe. The plot follows a man trying to steal his grandmother’s pickle recipe in order to pay for his daughter’s bat mitzvah.

Monday, December 12, 2016 - 4:07pm

Throughout the next two weeks, several events will take place on campus to help students with studying for finals throughout the last couple of weeks of the semester.

Kicking off the week will be therapy dogs in the Shapiro Undergraduate Library, hosted by Central Student Government’s Student Health and Safety Commission. The event is free for students to attend from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday.

CSG is also providing finals study spaces in the Michigan Union and Michigan League Ballrooms from Monday through Dec. 20. There will be free coffee provided.

Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 3:00pm
Dundee resident LeRoy Whipple owns and manages Whip's Dog Days Hot Dogs located near CC Little.

Whip’s Dog Days has been a staple business at the University of Michigan for almost 25 years, serving students Koegel hot dogs at C.C. Little out of the back of a trailer.

Owner LeRoy Whipple has operated the stand alone for 13 years after inheriting it from his father’s friend, Richard Eisley, who ran it for 12 years. In April, Whip’s Dog Days will celebrate its 25th anniversary on campus.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 4:36pm

Slated to begin last Friday, election recount efforts in Michigan were put on hold until Monday morning after President-elect Donald Trump’s lawyers argued it was a waste of resources and filed an objection to the recount in Michigan as well as Wisconsin and Pennsylvania last week.

Monday, December 5, 2016 - 3:09pm

Thursday, the University of Michigan Board of Regents will hold their final meeting of the calendar year. The board is set to hear proposals including renovations to the Law Quad, approval of the schematic design for the new William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center and approval for an honorary law degree to U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor.

Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 4:09pm

Students with dietary restrictions know all too well the feeling when they can’t order a meal at a restaurant because it either contains nuts, gluten, dairy, meat or an allergen.

To save time and stress, Edible, a new Ann Arbor startup currently on only Android brought to market this fall, aims to help users find local restaurants that accommodate their dietary restrictions or diet.

Monday, November 28, 2016 - 3:39pm

Three weeks after Election Day, the 2016 presidential election has officially been certified in Michigan by the state Board of Canvassers, with President-elect Donald Trump winning the state popular vote — along with all 16 electoral votes — by a 10,704-vote margin over Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton.

In total, Trump won 2,279,543 votes to Clinton’s 2,268,839, according to the Michigan Secretary of State. Candidates now have 48 hours to file for a recount.

Monday, November 21, 2016 - 2:23pm

Monday morning, a revised Alcohol and Other Drugs Policy was sent to students from E. Royster Harper, vice president for Student Life, Howard Saulles, interim director for University Health Service and Wolverine Wellness director Mary Jo Desprez.

“The University of Michigan strives to maintain a campus community free of the adverse effects from the misuse and abuse of alcohol and other drugs,” the email read.