Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 8:58pm
Medical student Mayra Gómez, a member of the LatinX Heritage Month committee, speaks at the LatinX kickoff event in the Alumni Center Thursday.

At the University of Michigan Alumni Center Thursday evening, about 80 students, alumni and members of the Ann Arbor community attended the first event of this year’s LatinX Heritage Month celebrations.

Sponsored by prominent Latino campus organizations and alumni, the event featured speakers who outlined inclusivity goals and stressed the importance of breaking down institutionalized borders for their on-campus community.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 10:32pm
LSA Dean Andrew Martin introduces students during a Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion forum at the MLB on Tuesday.

After a year of planning, University of Michigan administrators are beginning to release and implement details in LSA’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Strategic Plan.

Sunday, September 11, 2016 - 1:52pm
American flags placed by the Young Americans for Freedom mark the 15th anniversary of 9/11 on the Diag on Sunday.

On Sunday, the 15th anniversary of the attacks on Sept. 11, the University of Michigan’s chapter of Young Americans for Freedom organized their annual tribute on the Diag.

The display of 2,977 American flags — which represent each loss of life from the tragedy — attracted the attention of students, faculty and members of the Ann Arbor community. LSA junior Dominic Stanchina, vice chairman of YAF, noted the unique qualities of his organization’s tribute.