Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:10pm

On the afternoon of the University of Michigan vs. Michigan State University football game, a University student was attacked and beaten outside of East Quad Residence Hall, on the corner of Church and Hill Streets — next to the Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority house. The student, who wishes to remain anonymous, sustained serious injuries including a concussion and a broken nose after the attack, but has since returned to school.

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 8:27pm

The Leinweber Foundation has donated $8 million to the Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics in LSA, according to a press release in Michigan News. The new funds will be used to attract more highly qualified physics staff members, expand research efforts and dive deeper into the topics of particle physics and cosmology.

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 2:44pm

*Three weeks ago*

Lying in my dorm room on a Tuesday night, I look around at my walls that are covered in the same posters and the same modular dorm furniture from my time in South Quad Residence Hall last year. Two years in the dorms keeps things simple.

My phone vibrates. A new group chat with two friends I met in my hall last year. One message.

“What are you guys doing for housing next year?”


I Ain’t Got Time! — Tyler, The Creator

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 8:36pm

Harold Levine, a tax lawyer who helped Stephen Ross donate land to the University of Michigan — which led to a $33 million charitable tax deduction and an appearance in tax court — was sentenced on Wednesday to two years in federal prison for a multi-year tax evasion scheme, according to the Detroit Free

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:30pm

In partnership with the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan students in the College of Pharmacy can now receive a dual doctorate of Pharmacy and an MBA degree in five years. Courses for the new dual degree program begin in the spring/summer 2018 semester, but students can apply for the program now.

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 5:39pm
President Mark Schlissels speaks at a Senate Assembly meeting in the Fleming Building.

In response to recent racist events on campus such as the racist graffiti in West Quad Residence Hall and the “Make America White Again” rposters found near Stockwell Residence Hall last week, the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs and University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel met Monday to discuss how administration and faculty can respond to discrimi

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 4:58pm
School of Information professor Cliff Lampe speaks at the UMSI Bicentennial Symposium in Rackham Friday.

High profile business figures from Google, Microsoft and Walt Disney Studios spoke at the University of Michigan School of Information’s Bicentennial Symposium about the future of the University’s increasing technological global potential at Rackham Auditorium Friday afternoon. About 75 students and faculty attended the event.

Thursday, October 5, 2017 - 8:17pm
Sculptor Christo speaks at the Michigan Theatre as a part of the Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series on Thursday.

Globally-recognized sculptor and visual artist Christo spoke to students, faculty and the public about his lifetime achievements in the design world and the irrationality of his work Thursday afternoon at the Michigan Theater. His presentation was part of the Penny Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series, in partnership with the University of Michigan Museum of Art, and attracted more than 300 attendees.

Monday, October 2, 2017 - 6:45pm

I woke up Saturday morning not to the sound of birds chirping outside my window, not to the smell of pancakes and eggs wafting into my bedroom from the kitchen, but instead to the muffled sound of a shotgun race and ’07 Yeezy playing down the street.

“Good Morning” — Kanye West

Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 8:50pm

Family seeking an apology after a 16-year-old Black boy was arrested at the Blake Transit Center Tuesday night. The incident was first reported in a press release from the Collective Against White Supremacy.