Thursday, October 25, 2018 - 10:03pm

Linguists gathered Thursday for the International Institute Conference to discuss the endangerment and revitalization of Indigenous languages. The day-long conference worked to build a stronger relationship between the University of Michigan and the United Nations Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues by reporting policy recommendation discussions from the conference to the forum.

Sunday, October 21, 2018 - 3:01pm

LSA senior Kia Schwert was captivated by the research opportunities at the University when she attended the Michigan Community College Summer Research Fellowship as a fellow in 2017, inspiring her to transfer to the University to study sociology and women’s studies. She got involved as a research assistant in Profs. Elizabeth Armstrong and Sandra Levitsky’s Title IX lab in the Sociology Department, which involved content analysis of 380 higher level education institutes to see how their administrations respond to sexual violence on their campuses.

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 - 4:47pm

Spaces with media outlets that use sexual assault victim-blaming language or include features that defend rape perpetrators report more cases of rape and fewer related arrests, a University of Michigan study found. Political Science Assistant Professor Yuri Zhukov helped lead the first big data analysis of newspapers from 2000 to 2013 regarding media’s portrayal of rape in the United States.

Tuesday, October 2, 2018 - 3:30pm
University Health Service announced a new service in the Trans Care Department called the Trans Care Team, which will provide hormone therapy for gender affirmation, prescriptions to prevent HIV, and other services and resources for the University of Mich

University Health Service announced a new service called the Trans Care Team, which will provide hormone therapy for gender affirmation, prescriptions to prevent HIV, and other services and resources for the University of Michigan transgender community. The team is a group of trained health care providers that provide advice and general care in addition to hormone therapy. 

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 7:37pm
The University Hospital as well as the St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor hospital have a program which helps survivors.

After an overdose occurred at the homeless shelter where she worked, Gina Dahlem, University of Michigan professor of nursing and nurse practitioner, decided to make a change. Dahlem developed a program providing opioid overdose prevention education and training for first responders and members of the community.

“Back in 2013, we have experienced an overdose occurring in our bathroom at the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County…” Dahlem said. “The chief medical resident was at the clinic at the time; she initiated the idea of having naloxone on hand.”

Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 6:15pm

While you were away this summer, you may have missed some big stories from Ann Arbor. The Daily will be publishing recaps of the summer’s breaking news.

Over the summer University of Michigan researchers developed a system that can detect fake news better than a human. The system, pioneered by Rada Mihalcea, a professor of computer science and engineering, identifies linguistic cues such as grammar, diction and sophistication level in fake news articles.

Monday, September 3, 2018 - 1:55pm
The 33-credit degree will be open to individuals with five or more years of experience in public administration, government affairs, the military or the nonprofit sector.

The Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan has announced the creation of the Master of Public Affairs program to replace Master of Public Administration program. The program is a nine-month-long degree focusing on analytical, communication and management skills in the public and private sectors.

Michael S. Barr, Joan and Sanford Weill Dean of Public Policy, announced the program in an email last Tuesday to current Public Policy students.

Monday, April 16, 2018 - 5:38pm
A Nature Biotechnology study claims graduate students are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety compared to the general population.

A Nature Biotechnology study claims graduate students across the country are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety compared to the general population. Nature Biotechnology attributes these mental health concerns to social isolation, abstract work, job-search pressure and feelings of inadequacy.

Thursday, April 12, 2018 - 6:27pm
The Michigan Union hosts its ReUnion Celebration Thursday afternoon.

After almost 100 years of being the center of campus with activities and events, dining and study areas, and as standing as a symbol of the University student body, the Michigan Union was bid farewell on Thursday. 

Monday, April 9, 2018 - 4:56pm

Sticking with the theme of fours in University of Michigan athletics, all four of the University's student nominees received the Goldwater Scholarship