Tuesday, April 9, 2019 - 9:26pm
University President Mark Schlissel answers questions about future emissions reductions and climate solutions from the University community at Rackham Tuesday.

Approximately 150 students, faculty and community members attended a special public session with the President’s Commission on Carbon Neutrality Tuesday in Rackham Auditorium. Featuring University President Mark Schlissel as the main speaker, the event was moderated by three commission members: Jonathan Overpeck, dean of the School for Environment and Sustainability; Engineering junior Logan Vear; and Rackham student Austin Glass.

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 - 4:11pm
University alum Fatima Haider speaks to students the Muslim Student Association and University of Michigan Islamic Society of Ahlubayt Meet a Muslim table at Mason Hall Wednesday afternoon.

Offering donuts, candy and engaging conversations, the University of Michigan's Islamic Society of Ahl-ul-Bayt, along with the Muslim Students’ Association, hosted a “Meet a Muslim” table in Mason Hall Wednesday to open dialogue between Muslim and non-Muslim students on campus. The event is part of a series of events hosted by ISA during their Muslim Engagement week.  

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 3:24pm
The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office put out an announcement alerting county residents of a new phone and email scam Tuesday.

The Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office released an alert Tuesday detailing a new phone and email scam being sent to county residents. According to the alert, the scam impersonates a Sheriff’s Office employee asking for personal donations or gifts to be sent.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:16pm
John Engler resigned from his position as interim president of Michigan State University.

Following his resignation as interim president of Michigan State University, John Engler and his attorney, Seth B. Waxman, sent a letter to the office of the Attorney General Dana Nessel detailing the biases of the office against Engler in their investigation of Larry Nassar, according to a Detroit Free Press report.


Wednesday, March 13, 2019 - 3:29pm
Journalist Andre Damon speaks on rallying the working class and supporting Chelsea Manning, former United States intelligence officer who leaked documents on United States' international war crimes, on the Diag Wednesday.

Around 20 people were in attendance for a rally held this Wednesday on the Diag by the International Youth and Students for Social Equality (IYSSE) — the youth and student wing of the Socialist Equality Party — in protest of the jailing of Chelsea Manning, former U.S. Army Intelligence officer.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 - 3:03pm
University of Michigan alum Li Li Leung has been named as the next president and CEO of USA Gymnastics.

After serving four years as the vice president of the National Basketball Association, University of Michigan alum Li Li Leung will serve as the president and CEO of USA Gymnastics, according to a Click On Detroit report.

In a statement for USA Gymnastics, Leung said she looks forward to leading an organization she is passionate about.

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 9:15pm
University President Mark Schlissel speaks at the regents meeting at the University of Michigan Golf Course Thursday afternoon.

The University of Michigan Board of Regents convened for their first meeting of the semester Thursday. Prior to a sharing of public comments, the board presented successes in research as well as several renovation proposals.

Wednesday, February 20, 2019 - 3:41pm

At Troy District Court this Tuesday, LSA junior Nayir Masrur admitted to killing his aunt with a dumbell in November, according to a Detroit News report.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 12:43pm

A black doll was found Tuesday hanging from a noose in a shower at Eastern Michigan University’s Best Hall, one of the freshman dorms on campus, according to a Click On Detroit report.

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 - 8:31pm
Documentary filmmaker Orlando de Guzman speaks on his experience in the Philippines at the Perspectives on the State of Journalism discussion, presented as part of the CSEAS Southeast Asia Practice and Scholarship Series, in Weiser Hall Wednesday.

Around 30 people showed up to the Perspectives on the State of Journalism panel Wednesday evening to hear three panelists, each representing different Southeast Asian countries, speak on their experiences as journalists.