Friday, August 18, 2017 - 4:23pm

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel sent an email out to students regarding the situation surrounding Charlottesville, where white supremacists marched and violently clashed with counter-protesters. Schlissel wrote he supported all those who supported “peace, tolerance, equality, and unity in our nation.”

Friday, August 18, 2017 - 3:32pm

According to a media release, Ann Arbor police officers responded to a graffiting incident in the skate park located in Veterans Memorial Park on Friday morning; the graffiting was racially charged and included swastikas. Phrases such as “Free USA” and “Jews Die” were sprayed painted.

Friday, August 11, 2017 - 3:20pm
Buzzfeed's Ahmed Ali Akbar, host of the podcast "See Something, Say Something," talks to students about his experience on the show and the portrayal of Muslims in media at the Michigan League on Friday.

Earlier this week, the Muslim Students’ Association and the South Asian Awareness Network hosted Buzzfeed’s Ahmed Ali Akbar to discuss the experiences of being Muslim in the Unites States, his podcast and how Muslim identities are discussed in journalism. About 25 people attended the event.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 3:26pm
LSA freshman Anna Krauss and LSA junior Raivynn Smith talk with a passerby about putting pronouns on class rosters in the Diag on Friday.

This article is the first part of a larger piece dedicated to the experiences of some transgender individuals.

Thursday, July 20, 2017 - 4:45pm
President Mark Schlissel speaks at the MStaff 200 festival on June 27, 2017.

The Regents held their last meeting for the summer this afternoon, also doubling as Paul Courant’s last meeting as Interim Provost. He will be replaced by Martin Philbert, School of Public Health dean, whose appointment becomes effective September 1.

Sunday, July 16, 2017 - 4:31pm

The American Federation of Teachers reports that a Saudi Arabian student accepted into Western Michigan University has been sentenced to execution in his home country for participating in protests against the government. According to the press release, the United Nations states the protests have been peaceful. Earlier reports of the case has said the student was accepted into the University of Michigan.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 10:16pm

The Michigan Daily administered a survey to 1,000 randomly selected respondents at the University of Michigan campus. There were 135 respondents.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 - 2:36pm

A crowd of 50 gathered in the Bloomfield Township Public Library to hear from gubernatorial candidate Abdul El-Sayed and Haley Stevens, the Democratic candidate for Congress in the 11th Congressional District.

Hosted by the Birmingham-Bloomfield Democratic Club on Monday night, the speakers spent the meeting introducing themselves and their campaign before taking questions from the audience.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017 - 5:52pm

Fifteen faculty and staff members attended an Office of Academic Innovation demo of a simulation website called Policymaker on Wednesday, which allows professors to create government- and policy-driven role-player situations for students to participate in.  

Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 8:24pm

She admits that writing “Hunger,” revealing her vulnerabilities, made the process much more difficult than her previous work.