Thursday, February 23, 2017 - 2:48pm

The University’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plan — a five-year effort to create a more diverse and inclusive campus — is comprised of 49 unique unit plans for this purpose, though does not include a provision that designates paid DEI positions within any of the University’s colleges or departments. This semester, University of Michigan graduate students have been taking action again

Sunday, February 5, 2017 - 6:43pm
Visiting Lecturer Norhayati Abdullah speaks at the the Hijabi Monologues in Rackham Amphiltheater on Friday.

“Being a hijabi, I know the sense of betrayal that I felt after this election and I wasn’t probably alone.”

Experiencing and witnessing hatred towards Muslim women during the election and after the recent presidential inauguration, University of Michigan LSA sophomore Fatima Haidar said she felt she had no choice but to act.

Haidar, alongside LSA sophomore Alyiah Al-Bonijim, decided to create an avenue for students and community members to voice their stories, feelings and frustrations about what it means to be a hijabi in America.

Thursday, January 5, 2017 - 6:26pm
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President Barack Obama approved a insurance design developed by University of Michigan researchers as a provision of the 2017 National Defense Authorization Act on Dec. 23.

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 - 8:11pm
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The Michigan Daily recently administered a women’s health survey to 1,000 randomly selected respondents at the University of Michigan campus. There were 147 respondents, with 115 self-identifying as female.

Late nights freshman year going out with her new friends at the University of Michigan didn’t make now-LSA sophomore Vianney Flores want to drink — in fact, though she felt peer pressure, her experience helped her commit further to abstaining from alcohol consumption.

Tuesday, November 22, 2016 - 7:09pm
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In November, The Michigan Daily administered a women’s health survey to 1,000 randomly selected respondents at the University of Michigan campus. There were 147 respondents, with 115 self-identifying as female.

The following article includes data collected in this survey, particularly with regard to beliefs about sex on campus.

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:01pm
Law School student Shannon Niznik discusses LGBTQ rights at the Union on Monday.

The University of Michigan hosted an information session Monday to spread awareness about what the recent presidential election means for the transgender community as one of the first events of Transgender Awareness Week.

Sunday, November 6, 2016 - 6:12pm
Brighton Resident Joseph Nunez and his son examine fossils of the Bristle Mammoth at the University of Michigan Museum of Natural History on Saturday.

Saturday, more than 1,100 students, faculty and members of the community visited the University of Michigan Museums of Natural History and Paleontology to see the skeleton of the Bristle Mammoth that was excavated in Chelsea, Mich. last year.

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 - 5:54pm

The University of Michigan Office of Research and the College of Engineering announced a new driverless vehicle technology partnership and $27 million investment from Frontt Capital Management Ltd., a Chinese investment firm, last week.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 - 5:54pm

This article is part of an ongoing series profiling researchers at the University of Michigan.

For Ashley Gearhardt, University of Michigan assistant professor of Psychology and winner of the prestigious 2017 Henry Russel Award, her research on food addiction and eating disorders is deeply connected with the way humans interact with one another.

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 6:44pm

This article is part of an ongoing series profiling researchers at the University of Michigan.

What started out as a passion for performing in the Pioneer High School marching band in Ann Arbor has turned into a life-long devotion to creating, learning and researching music for Mark Clague, director of Entrepreneurship and Career Services at the University and assistant professor of musicology.

Clague’s dual interest in history and music led him to work on his book manuscript on the U.S. national anthem, “O Say Can You Hear: A Music History of America’s Anthem.”

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