Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 11:16pm
LSA senior Cece speaks on her experiences as a non-traditional student who made her way into CSG during the Value the Voice event Tuesday in the UMMA.

Students, alumni, faculty and staff unraveled their life stories to the Value the Voice audience Tuesday night at the Helmut Stern Auditorium at the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

A joint effort between the Comprehensive Studies Program, the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, and the UMMA brought a crowd of 80 to listen to stories relating to identity. This is third Moth-style storyteller lounge event of Value the Voice series.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:35pm
The University of Michigan Central Student Government discussed a new set of undergraduate education values established by a University task force and a possible location for new student housing at a meeting Tuesday evening.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government discussed adopting a set of undergraduate education values established by a University task force and a possible location for new student housing at a meeting Tuesday evening.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 9:34pm
Councilmember Ali Ramlawi, D-Ward 5, discusses trespassing ordinances at the City Council meeting Tuesday in City Hall.

Tuesday night, Ann Arbor City Council introduced an ordinance to amend city trespassing laws.

The amended ordinance, which is a project of the Ann Arbor Police Department and Human Rights Commission, will require that individuals on property without lawful authority to be there receive a warning before being cited or arrested for trespassing. In addition, the new ordinance would give more control to the city, rather than the county, over trespassing cases.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 6:55pm
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At the beginning of each of my semesters at Michigan, I’ve consistently felt the same uncomfortable cacophony of emotions. On one hand, I’m thoroughly bored by the end of break and am pining for the semester to start. I feel excited about the thought of getting back on campus, seeing lots of old friends, meeting new people and also getting busy again.

Tuesday, January 22, 2019 - 10:41am
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Dear Friends and Family,

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 9:05pm
A Michigan Congressional delegation introduced a bipartisan bill to designate PFAS as hazardous substances.

A Michigan congressional delegation introduced a bipartisan bill to designate per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, known as PFAS, detected across the state as hazardous substances, allowing the Environmental Protection Agency to direct funds to cleaning up polluted sites.

Monday, January 21, 2019 - 6:27pm
The History and Afroamerican and African Studies departments hosted the panel discussion "Fighting for Our Rights: Three Young Women Facing Southern Racism in the 1960s" Monday in Tisch Hall.

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, the History and Afroamerican and African Studies departments hosted a  panel discussion titled “Fighting for Our Rights: Three Young Women Facing Southern Racism in the 1960s” on Monday to recognize the contributions of young women to the civil rights struggle.

The panel featured activists and former Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee members Bettie Mae Fikes, Marilyn Lowen and University Alum Martha Noonan.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 4:13pm
eviction stats

In partnership with the Detroit Community-Academic Urban Research Center, Poverty Solutions, a University of Michigan faculty-led center and presidential initiative, took on nine, year-long projects in 2019 in an effort to combat the rising rates of poverty and evictions in Michigan using a cross-community collaborative approach.

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 1:23pm
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Former Michigan Medicine pediatric doctor Mark Hoeltzel pleaded no contest to two counts of criminal sexual conduct on Jan. 7 following his 10 year sentencing for enticement of a minor in December, according to an MLive report

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 9:44pm
Psychology Professor Dr. Ram Mahalingam speaks to the Mindful Leader Program on the importance of servant leadership at the Barger Institute Wednesday night.

Ramaswami Mahalingam, director of the University’s Barger Leadership Institute, spoke to students Wednesday night about the role of global feminists in leadership. Mahalingam explained different theories of leadership to the group, switching between his lecture and conversation with the group.