Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 3:41pm
Michigan State University announced white supremacist Richard Spencer would be permitted to speak at the university on March 5.

On Thursday afternoon, Michigan State University announced white supremacist Richard Spencer would be permitted to speak at the university on March 5.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 - 8:16pm
Lydia Polgreen, editor-in-chief of news blog HuffPost, discusses her relationship with journalism in her lecture entitled “Who gets to define American Values,” given as part of the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium at Rackham Tuesday.

Lydia Polgreen, editor-in-chief of news blog HuffPost, discussed her relationship with journalism and the way in which her past affects her vision of present-day America in her lecture entitled “Who gets to define American Values,” given as part of the University of Michigan’s Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium.

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 - 8:02pm
A device developed by researchers at the University of Michigan, seen above being tested on a guinea pig, might help treat people’s tinnitus.

A University research team has created a device to combat tinnitus, a condition that causes ringing in the ears, which affects 15 percent of Americans and is caused by nerve activity in the brain.

Monday, January 8, 2018 - 6:59pm
Professor Nayanjot Lahiri discusses challenges to India’s archeological heritage since their independence in a Center for South Asian Studies lecture at Weiser Hall Monday.

On Monday, the University of Michigan's Center for South Asian Studies hosted Professor Nayanjot Lahiri, a historian and archaeologist, to discuss conservation struggles faced by India’s archeological efforts. Lahiri referenced the mistreatment of major Indian national monuments and possible solutions to protect these monuments and educate the Indian people on Indian heritage.

Lahiri studies ancient India and is a professor of history at Ashoka University. She won the 2013 Infosys Prize and has published multiple books on ancient Indian history and archeology.

Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 4:41pm
Dining halls received an official mandatory order from Dining management to replace romaine lettuce Friday morning.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Public Health Agency of Canada are investigating the source of a recent E. coli outbreak that has infected 58 people and resulted in two deaths in the United States and Canada. This particular strain, called E. coli O157:H7, has been linked to leafy greens and romaine lettuce.