Tuesday, October 29, 2019 - 8:37pm
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Climate change could have dire impacts on Michigan farmers. As a result, local producers are taking matters into their own hands to cope with extreme temperatures and unpredictable weather patterns in the state.

Earlier in October, Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich, released a report entitled “The Climate Crisis and Michigan” to address environmental issues surrounding the state and the implications of climate change on local communities.

Sunday, October 27, 2019 - 12:18pm
It was announced that a 2020 Presidential Debate will take place at the University of Michigan on October 15, 2020.

The 2020 Presidential Debates are making their way to Michigan. President Mark Schlissel announced Oct. 11 that the University will host the third out of four total presidential general election debates in 2020. The debate will be hosted on Oct. 15, 2020 at the Crisler Center and its nearby facilities.

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 - 9:30pm
A petition demanding the University of Michigan release the papers of the late Dr. John Tanton, father of the anti-immigration movement, was presented to Tim Lynch, University vice president and general counsel, on Wednesday afternoon.

A petition demanding the University of Michigan release the papers of the late Dr. John Tanton, father of the anti-immigration movement, was presented to Tim Lynch, University vice president and general counsel, on Wednesday afternoon.

Thursday, October 3, 2019 - 5:20pm
Frita Batidos on Washington Street opened their second location in Detroit Wednesday.

Cuban-inspired street food restaurant Frita Batidos opened in Detroit Wednesday, marking their second location since the restaurant opened in Ann Arbor in 2010. Located downtown, the business is situated between the Fox Theatre and the Fillmore on West Columbia Street. Frita Batidos is the first of many businesses expected to open in the new Columbia Street development in District Detroit in the near future.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 3:56pm
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A petition circulating around campus and the greater Ann Arbor community is calling on the University of Michigan to release the papers of Dr. John Tanton, a U-M alum and pioneer of the anti-immigration movement in the United States.

Monday, September 2, 2019 - 2:24pm
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is slated to speak at the Weiser Diplomacy Center this upcoming year.

The Weiser Diplomacy Center, established by the University of Michigan’s Ford School of Public Policy early this year, announced a speaker series featuring prominent figures in the fields of diplomacy and foreign affairs through the end of 2019. 

Sunday, April 14, 2019 - 9:28pm
The University of Michigan Museum of Natural History reopened at its new location in the Biological Sciences Building Sunday morning.

The University of Michigan Museum of Natural History reopened on Sunday at its new location in the Biological Sciences Building. This marks the second of three phases of officially reopening the museum, with the third to occur in fall 2019.

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 - 10:39pm
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LSA sophomore Nisreen Khokhar is currently enrolled in Arabic 402 and has taken various Arabic courses at the 100 and 200-levels throughout her college experience. Like Arabic language students across the nation, Khokhar and others in the University of Michigan’s Department of Middle East Studies currently go back and forth about whether or not the University should be teaching Modern Standard Arabic or informal Arabic dialects, like Egyptian or Levantine.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 4:34pm
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The University of Michigan’s English Department voted Wednesday to support the creation of a new minor focused on narrative arts and creative nonfiction. The minor was originally proposed as a journalism minor, though the final iteration includes a broader curriculum.

After this initial voice of support by the English Department, the draft proposal will continue to be updated and refined, leading to an eventual viewing and consideration made by the LSA Curriculum Committee.

Sunday, February 24, 2019 - 7:35pm
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An Ann Arbor woman was charged with felonious assault and second-offense domestic violence on Wednesday after a man she lives with was stabbed.

According to police, the stabbing occurred as a result of an argument between the woman, 28-year-old Marqueisha A. Roberts, and the man. Although police could not confirm, this is allegedly not the first report of domestic violence coming from Roberts’ West Arbor apartment address, based on neighbor Joshua Mitchell’s account.