On this week’s episode of The Daily Weekly, Colin Beresford discusses the Lecturers’ Employee Union’s decision to strike if the University does not meet their demands by Monday. Maya Goldman interviews The Michigan Daily’s Basketball Beat about their coverage of the Michigan Men’s Basketball season, primarily March Madness, which wrapped up this week — Michigan coming in second, after losing to Villanova in the Championship. And Jennifer Meer talks to Maya about her Statement Lead this week on an American Accent workshop at the University.
In an ivy-covered building hidden in the depths of the medical campus, a big wooden table sits in the center of a small blue room. At the head of the table sits Senior Speech-Language Pathologist Gordon Krainen, who leads a workshop titled “Speaking American English: A Communication Skills Workshop for English Language Learners.” Surrounding him are five participants from across the world, and with Krainen’s help, they’re all trying to master the American accent.
Be careful where you put your Zingerman’s sandwich this summer — you might just watch it get carried away by a group of children and their human-sized ant leader.
Tuesday, the Ann Arbor Summer Festival announced the 2018 month-long event would include performances by eVenti Verticali’s 2-D and 3-D show “Wanted,” as well as Australia’s Polyglot Theatre production of Ants.
U.S. Surgeon General Jerome Adams came to the University of Michigan campus Thursday to meet with University and community leaders and deliver the Institute for Healthcare Policy and Innovation’s Director’s Lecture.
About 400 people attended the talk at the Roberston Auditorium in the Ross School of Business, titled “Better Health Through Better Partnerships” — a nod to what Adams has called his top priority as surgeon general.
When Sandra Levitsky, an associate professor of sociology at the University of Michigan, walked into a meeting last Thursday, she he hadn’t even had her morning caffeine yet. She wasn’t expecting anything out of the ordinary to happen, and she definitely wasn’t expecting to be presented with this year’s Golden Apple Award.