Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 6:39pm
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A picture is all that is left of the Michigan, a World War II B-24 bomber plane with the University of Michigan’s iconic football stadium painted on its nose.

Ray Hunter, chairman of the Yankee Air Museum’s board of directors, explained the museum’s initiative to unearth information regarding the aircraft. The museum is located in Willow Run Airport in Belleville, Mich.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 6:06pm
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As Michigan in Color is expanding, we would like to extend this platform to all creative folx of color with this new founded creative column. From decolonizing and liberating artworks to artistries that express unique cultures and identities, creative expressions for folx of color have always pushed new radical boundaries. We invite all Black artists, Indigenous artists, and all artists of color with their intersectional identities to add vibrancy to this space.

These creative expressions include but are not limited to:

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 6:06pm
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As Michigan in Color is expanding, we would like to extend this platform to all creative folx of color with this new founded creative column. From decolonizing and liberating artworks to artistries that express unique cultures and identities, creative expressions for folx of color have always pushed new radical boundaries. We invite all Black artists, Indigenous artists, and all artists of color with their intersectional identities to add vibrancy to this space.

These creative expressions include but are not limited to:

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 5:10pm
Grant (left) and whiterose (right) converse.

(Fair warning: I’ll be including spoilers for previous seasons of Mr. Robot from here on out.)

 

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 5:09pm
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I was miserable. Hot, sweaty, feverish, and just about ready to cry.

 

And I did.

 

“Do you think I could just sit out of class today?” I croaked, feeling the cold sweat squirm down the base of my neck.

 

“If you really feel so bad, why don’t you just go to the nurse and then go home for the day?” My gym instructor’s eyebrows were raised in a condescending arch as she stared at me with an airy disdain.

 

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 5:07pm
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Growing up as an ethnic and religious minority in America, it has always been easy for me to list the hardships I faced. I could talk about all the clichés of being at crossroads with my identity; I could talk about how my whole life has been an attempt at diluting my Arabness to better fit who I am as an American. But when I think back to my childhood I can’t help but to think of all the nice things that came with being a religious and ethnic minority in America.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:54pm
Michigan Hillel hosted educator and activist Yavilah McCoy during a Shabbat dinner Friday evening.

Educator and activist Yavilah McCoy joined Michigan Hillel for a Shabbat dinner on Friday to talk about social activism and the role Judaism plays in activism.

The event, “Courageous Conversation Towards Equity and Empowerment for All Students,” was one of a series of events that took place Feb. 1-3 with McCoy as Hillel’s Scholar in Residence for the weekend.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:28pm
On Thursday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer held a press conference with members of her cabinet, addressing the people of Michigan about her administration’s multilateral response to the problems faced during the past week.

Following record low temperatures and a Consumers Energy alert to lower thermostats on Wednesday and Thursday, thousands of Michigan residents faced possible harm due to lack of heating and other necessary resources.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 3:05pm
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More than 200 students and community members filled the Mendelssohn Theatre Friday night in celebration of the 10th annual Malaysian Cultural Night and the Lunar New Year.

Sunday, February 3, 2019 - 2:44pm
A fatal house fire killed a resident and left a firefighter critically injured on Thursday night.

A fatal house fire killed a resident and left a firefighter critically injured on Thursday night.

The Ann Arbor Fire Department said the 51-year-old man who lived in the house on the 3500 block of Paisley Court was pronounced dead on the scene.

AAFD is working with the Ann Arbor Police Department to investigate the fire and an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.