Monday, January 30, 2017 - 8:56pm

Civil rights activist Fred Korematsu was honored at a panelist dinner on Monday evening in South Hall. Since Korematsu’s death in 2005, several states have declared his birthday, Jan. 30, Fred Korematsu Day.

About 30 people attended the event, which was hosted by the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association and the Muslim Law Student Association.

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 8:02pm
CSG representative Grace Nasr discusses issues surrounding the treatment of mental health on campus with students at Pierpont Commons on Monday.

The Central Student Government’s Mental Health Climate and Resources Task Force hosted its second town hall Monday night as a continuation of the first meeting held last Wednesday, this time discussing with students residing on North Campus.

Sunday, January 29, 2017 - 3:03pm

If you check your phone thinking you have received a text message or email, only to discover no notification is there, you may be experiencing an eerie — but scientifically proven — phantom phone vibration.

A new study from the University of Michigan Institute for Social Research recently discovered a link between phantom cell phone experiences and cell phone dependency.

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 12:57pm
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The Division of Public Safety and Security released a tweet Friday evening featuring a flier from the Ann Arbor Police Department providing information about a missing University of Michigan student named Eric Kammerer.

According to the tweet, Kammerer is a white, male, 26-year-old LSA senior with sandy hair and green eyes. He is 5’11” and 150 pounds.

Saturday, January 28, 2017 - 12:29am
Hundreds marched from the Diag to the Federal Building on East Liberty in protest of the Dakota Access Pipeline on Friday night.

In response to a memorandum issued by President Donald Trump on Tuesday which advanced construction of the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, the Michigan Indigenous Action Collective held a protest and march Friday evening aiming to initiate political action against the administration’s actions.

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 10:20pm
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A violent attack on the Ohio State University campus last November prompted the University of Michigan Division of Public Safety and Security to make safety precautions more available for University students, staff and community members.

Thursday, January 26, 2017 - 8:52pm

The University of Michigan Board of Regents recognized 14 faculty members as the first UM Professors of Global Public Health for their work to improve public health around the world.

The board approved the three-year professorships, which began Jan. 1, at its meeting last December. Faculty members were recognized for their extensive public health work across the globe, which consisted of transformative public health projects.  

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 11:22pm

A resolution proposing the adoption of a $5 student fee to support the Leadership Engagement Scholarship was introduced during Tuesday's Central Student Government’s meeting.

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 - 7:54pm

Critically acclaimed author Heather Ann Thompson, a University of Michigan history professor, appeared Wednesday night on “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah,” where she discussed her research on mass incarceration in the United States and her new book, “Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and its Legacy.”  

Thompson is a finalist for the National Book Award and was named to 13 best books of 2016 lists by various publications. Her book received high praise from authors, professors and executives across the country.

Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 9:05pm

Protests erupted at Eastern Michigan University following three months of sit-in protests in response to the repeated incidents of racist graffiti on university buildings Tuesday night.