Thursday, September 28, 2017 - 7:09pm

Four students have been selected by the University of Michigan to be official nominees for the prestigious Rhodes and Marshall scholarships, which provide full funding for graduate study in the United Kingdom. 

This years nominees include Public Policy senior Nadine Jawad, recent LSA alum Jonathan Williams, University alum Yiran Liu and University alum Lauren Shepard. 

Monday, September 25, 2017 - 11:25am
Police and students are present during the protest on campus Monday morning.

At 10:15 in the morning, the C.C. Little bus station was unusually empty.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - 7:49pm
Scott DeRue gives the State of School Address Wednesday in Robertson Auditorium.

The University of Michigan announced a $50 million donation from notable alum Stephen Ross — the current largest donor to the University — to the Ross School of Business Wednesday afternoon at a State of School event. According to a University press release, the contribution will assist with student career development programs, recruiting qualified junior faculty and Business School campus maintenance.

Monday, September 18, 2017 - 6:44pm

I tripped and ate shit the moment I stepped into a 300-person lecture hall on the first day of classes.

“Today Is The First Day Of The Rest Of My Life” — John Denver

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - 3:44pm
George Hastings, a retired judge, speaks alongside distinguished Michigan Daily alumni speak in Rackham Auditorium on Friday.

Alumni of The Michigan Daily, several of whom are Pulitzer Prize winners, participated in panels on sports journalism’s role in the 21st century, diversity for women and minorities in the newsroom, alternative career paths from a journalism background and the role of student publications Friday afternoon in Rackham Auditorium. About 200 students, faculty and University of Michigan alumni attended the panels throughout the day. 

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - 7:59pm

The Trump and Walmart Make America Worse college tour, organized by “Making Change at Walmart,” made a stop at the Diag Thursday afternoon to meet with students and host speakers on the alleged ties between the Trump administration and the Walmart corporation. About 30 students and community members wandered in and out of the event.

Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 7:35pm
Martin Philbert, Provost and Exectutive Vice President of Academic Affairs, gives remarks at his welcome reception in the Michigan League on Thursday.

Martin Philbert, new University of Michigan provost, thanked University President Mark Schlissel and the provost team for his position and spoke on the importance of academia on a national scale at his hiring reception in the Michigan League Thursday afternoon. About 75 students and faculty members attended the reception and address.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 5:46pm

Wes Anderson never saw the beauty of elevated surfaces until now.

While we all see the grimy, loud and humid basement of a fraternity palace, Wes sees poetry in motion. Crystal Palace flows into a line of Dixie cups like a fresh water fountain in Rome. Hawaiian shirts and basketball jerseys float past a large, Insta-famous American flag with the grace and elegance of a bull in a china shop that’s drunk off Natty Lite and fragile masculinity. The sweat and heat of the dance floor knock you into a state of reverie.

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 8:38pm

Forty-two clubs and University-sponsored organizations welcomed incoming LGBT freshmen and allies to the University with the annual Pride Outside event at Palmer Field Monday. 

Formerly known as Gayz Craze, Pride Outside is sponsored by Out in STEM, an organization that supports LGBT students in Engineering and STEM fields. The event, which attracted about 500 students, was sponsored by Central Student Government but was transferred to oSTEM two years ago when Engineering senior Sindhu Sreedhar offered to bring the event under oSTEM’s leadership.

Monday, September 4, 2017 - 6:22pm
Students run across the Diag in "Naruto style" on Monday afternoon.

At 4:19 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 4, the Diag was packed with freshmen looking for Angell Hall. Suddenly, as the clock struck 4:20, the whoops and hollers of University of Michigan shinobi echoed over the trees. Heads darted toward the corner of North University and State Street. A plethora of anime cosplayers was barreling towards the Block M.