Friday, January 15, 2021 - 11:57pm
University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel joined several University experts Friday in the first COVID-19 briefing of 2021.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel joined several University experts Friday in the first COVID-19 briefing of 2021 to discuss the updated COVID-19 testing procedures for students and faculty during the winter semester, vaccine shortages and plans to continue vaccinations as soon as doses are made available. 

Sunday, December 27, 2020 - 5:50pm
Pinball Pete's started a fundraiser to fight closing permanently due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Pinball Pete’s, a staple arcade in Ann Arbor and East Lansing for over 40 years, announced on Friday they are seeking community donations in order to stay open.

Friday, December 11, 2020 - 9:13pm
The Food and Drug Administration gave emergency use authorization to the COVID-19 Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine Friday evening.

The Food and Drug Administration gave emergency use authorization to the COVID-19 Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine Friday, a major step in curbing a pandemic that has killed more than 290,000 Americans.

Tuesday, December 8, 2020 - 11:21am
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The Mackinac Center Legal Foundation filed a lawsuit Monday against the University of Michigan, claiming the University violated the Michigan Freedom of Information Act by refusing to provide adequate documentation of the process and reasoning used to support the state lockdown in March. 

Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 8:22pm
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Several dozen armed protesters gathered outside the home of Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson Saturday night to show their displeasure with the certification of the Nov. 3 election. Since Joe Biden’s win in the state, supporters of President Donald Trump have questioned the security and accuracy of the election without evidence.

Sunday, December 6, 2020 - 8:14pm
With a more stringent, fully-online winter semester on the horizon, students will continue dealing with mental health struggles due to isolation.

With a more stringent, almost fully-online winter semester on the horizon, students will continue dealing with mental health struggles due to isolation. Because of this, the University of Michigan’s Counseling and Psychological Services plans to increase resources.

CAPS Director Todd Sevig said the office is adding “new services in addition to individual counseling that students can utilize.”

Tuesday, November 3, 2020 - 9:36pm
Five new council members are officially elected to seats on the Ann Arbor City Council in Tuesday’s general election while three ballot measures pass.

Ann Arbor voters passed Proposals A, B and C in Tuesday’s general election. Five new councilmembers were also officially elected to seats on the Ann Arbor City Council.

Wednesday, October 14, 2020 - 6:42pm
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The Michigan Daily has put together a 2020 general election guide to help Ann Arbor voters understand what is on their ballot. Look below to see what options you have in local races this November. For our state and federal election guide, click here.

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