Sunday, March 24, 2019 - 8:16pm
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Three-generations impacted by three words: The American Dream.

From those who chased it, to those who nurtured it, to those who fulfilled it, I wanted to understand how these three words shaped each generation in my family, and what it meant to each one of us through our greatest successes and regrets.

 

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 11:08pm
Emilio Gutierrez Soto, journalist and University of Michigan Knight-Wallace Fellow, speaks with attendees at the "Asylum Journey: Ten Years in the US Immigration System" lecture at International House Ann Arbor Wednesday evening.

Wednesday evening the International House Ann Arbor (IHAA) hosted “Asylum Journey: 10 Years in the Immigration System,” featuring Knight-Wallace Fellow Emilio Gutiérrez Soto and his son, Oscar Gutiérrez Soto, who spoke on their experiences immigrating to the United States from Mexico. The event was co-sponsored by the University of Michigan Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies, the Interfaith Council for Peace and Justice and Washtenaw Interfaith Coalition for Immigrant Rights (WICIR).

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 10:06pm
Audience members discuss maternal health equity at a panel and round table discussion hosted by the Martin Luther King Jr. Health Sciences Program at the Nursing School Wednesday evening.

The 29th annual Martin Luther King Jr. Health Sciences Lecture and Community Dialogue commenced this Wednesday at the University of Michigan School of Nursing. Entitled “Disparities Dialogue on Maternal Health and Care: Being a Black Woman Giving Birth in the U.S.: A Maternal Health Crisis,” the event focused on inequity in maternal healthcare.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 12:41am
Lt. Bryan Baker of DPSS speaks about the false alarm on Saturday during the Central Student Government meeting in the Michigan League Tuesday.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government met Tuesday evening to discuss a new resolution regarding the implementation of a well-being fee. The Student Assembly also continued debate over a resolution to advocate for the revision of the cross-examination model of the sexual misconduct policy, and Lt.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 11:04pm
Ronan Farrow, Livingston Award recipient, speaks with fellow journalist and author Ken Auletta regarding the breaking news stories that helped spur on the #MeToo movement at The Weinstein Effect discussion Tuesday evening at Rackham Auditorium.

Investigative journalist Ronan Farrow spoke with reporter Ken Auletta Tuesday night at Rackham Auditorium about the impact of the #MeToo movement and his role in exposing famed Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein’s history of predatory behavior and sexual assault. The lecture, entitled “The Weinstein Effect: Breaking the Stories That Spurred a Movement” focused on Farrow’s experience reporting on Weinstein’s misconduct and the challenges he faced in getting the story to print.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 7:44pm
Dr. Heather Thompson, Pulitzer Prize winning author and Professor of History, speaks about the role of society in discussions about prison reform and the development of humane environments of punishment at the South Thayer Building Tuesday.

On Tuesday, the University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities, along with the Residential College and various other University departments, hosted a panel discussing the relationship between crime and the environment.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 7:03pm
As it is

As an art student, I have been trained to draw the self-portraits countless times. Like any skills, there are certain steps and guidelines in learning. Recognizing there is a gap between what I see in the model pieces and my actual appearance, I decided to express my appearance as it is.

 
 
Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 6:09pm
The organization's flyer

This upcoming week on March 28th, the Neutral Zone is going to be doing a final culminating event which focuses on discussion about what it means to be a citizen in one's country.  This event will be largely focused around themes from Claudia Rankine’s “Citizen,” a book which tackles intersectional identities. As we have noticed, the world around us is changing and politics is becoming more contentious because we are beginning to better understand our intersectional identities. This dinner is meant to shed a light on what it is that makes us human.

Tuesday, March 19, 2019 - 6:04pm
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A few weeks ago, I was scrolling through Instagram when I actually paused for a second: two photos had caught my eye. One was of a Japanese family in kimonos at a temple, faces turned away from the camera; the other was of a Vietnamese family, a father and son, their faces also turned away from the camera.

These were not photos taken by a photojournalist — they were images taken by a college student studying abroad in Asia. And for some reason, they made me slightly discomfited.

Monday, March 18, 2019 - 9:16pm
CSG presidential candidates Shub Argha and Ben Gerstein share their platforms at the CSG Presidential Debate in the Michigan League Monday night.

On Monday night, the University of Michigan Central Student Government hosted a candidate debate for the upcoming election March 27 through 28. The event included a presidential debate followed by a vice presidential town hall, which consisted of 12 questions asked by Senior News Editor Remy Farkas. The questions, compiled by The Daily, touched on topics including campus climate, sustainability and student body unity.

The event was moderated by Director of Debate Aaron Kall.