Sunday, January 7, 2018 - 4:56pm

In the University 43rd annual Monitoring the Future study, researchers of the University’s Institute for Social Research surveyed about 45,000 secondary school students across the country on their use of marijuana, vapes, tobacco, alcohol, inhalants, heroin and opioids. The researchers released their findings in a summary titled “National Adolescent Drug Trends in 2017,” and a full volume of their work will be released by the end of January.

Thursday, January 4, 2018 - 8:25pm
This spring, the city of Ann Arbor will welcome a cohort of 25 residents for its inaugural "Citizens Academy."

This spring, the city of Ann Arbor will welcome a cohort of 25 residents for its inaugural “Citizens Academy.” The program aims to broaden civic understanding and offer Ann Arbor residents a perspective into the functioning of local government.

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 6:09pm
Following a busy year with the bicentennial, there is no theme this semester.

In 1980, LSA held its first Theme Semester at the University of Michigan in hopes of providing students with the opportunity to immerse themselves in a specific topic through classes and extracurricular events such as museum exhibits and theater performances.  

Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - 6:04pm
Uber is expanding its presence in Ann Arbor with the launch of UberEATS, a new food delivery system featuring Uber drivers as the deliverers.

Students on campus are used to hailing a ride with Uber, but now they can order a snack or meal with the company as well. Uber is expanding its presence in Ann Arbor with the launch of UberEATS, a new food delivery system featuring Uber drivers as the deliverers.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 11:27pm

On Dec. 30 Ann Arbor police arrested 62-year-old Michael Brooks in connections with five home invasions after identical footprints were discovered at the two of the crime scenes. Brooks’ victims include David Goldwyn and his wife on the 1300 block of Minerva Road, a group of four University of Michigan students living on Linden Street, two homes on Geddes Ave and one on High Street. However, police expect there may be more victims as students return to Ann Arbor from winter break.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 11:03pm

The Federal Communications Commission voted on Dec. 14 to end net neutrality, which blocked internet service providers from charging different prices for different users or content. Though the Trump administration believes that the regulatory rollback will help American business, University students and faculty are concerned about its potential effects.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 8:28pm

Four University researchers have recently developed an online data map displaying poverty statistics throughout the state of Michigan. The University’s Poverty Solutions Initiative in the Ford School of Public Policy collaborated with Michigan Creative in efforts to display poverty and health data in a more reader-friendly format.

Tuesday, January 2, 2018 - 10:37am
Jason Forsberg began his tenure as Deputy Chief of Police of the AAPD Tuesday.

The Ann Arbor Police Department is beginning 2018 with a new addition to its force. Tuesday, Jason Forsberg began his tenure as Deputy Chief of Police of the AAPD.

Thursday, December 21, 2017 - 9:18am

On Monday, the University’s Office of National Scholarships and Fellowships endorsed its four nominees for the Harry S. Truman Scholarship. Nominees Zoha Qureshi, David Kamper, Lauren Schandevel and Alex Kubie are now in the running to win a $30,000 scholarship for their graduate studies.

Monday, December 18, 2017 - 8:23pm

Last week, the University, along with eight other universities and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, announced a new initiative to increase transparency in the life sciences. The initiative, known as the Coalition for Next Generation Life Science, is devoted to collecting and releasing information about admissions to graduate programs, demographics of graduate students and career outcomes in the field.

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