Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 7:27pm

A project created by Christopher Ruf, professor of atmospheric science and electrical engineering at the University of Michigan, will culminate with the launch of a $151 million Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System Dec. 12.

The launch was announced Friday by the University. CYGNSS, whose inaugural flight will be from Cape Canaveral Air Force Base, has been a collaborative effort between Ruf’s team and NASA.

Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 7:07pm

Throughout this semester, there has been ongoing discussion at Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs meetings over the creation of a tri-campus task force between the different faculty governance structures at the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor, Flint and Dearborn campuses. Details regarding the task force, including membership, may be determined at the next Senate Assembly meeting on Nov. 21.

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 11:25pm
LSA sophomore Sophia Leon delivers a speech at the Candidates' Forum Monday.

Fourteen of the candidates for LSA Student Government’s elected representative positions presented their platforms, which included expanding physical and mental health awareness on campus, increasing campus safety, and expanding dining hall hours, Monday night in a candidate forum.

This year, there are 22 candidates running to be elected for 10 open representative seats. Elections will be held online Wednesday and Thursday. All students in LSA are eligible to vote.

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 10:36pm
LSA Dean Andrew Martin discusses the consequences and aftermath of the presidential election.

More than 100 students, faculty members and Ann Arbor residents discussed tensions in the campus climate at the University of Michigan and elsewhere in the country following President-elect Donald Trump’s controversial victory at an LSA event Monday evening.

Monday, November 14, 2016 - 5:59pm

The following are a list of interactive databases on a range of topics relevant to student life, from grade distributions of LSA classes to the best places to eat downtown. 

Michigan Daily Map of Ann Arbor

Sunday, November 13, 2016 - 9:06pm

The Indian American Student Association sold out its annual cultural show performance at Hill Auditorium Friday night, drawing about 4,000 students, faculty, staff and parents who came to watch 200 students dancers perform varying styles of Indian dance.

The show was named Jhilmilaa: Vibrance of Our Nation, or “shimmering” in Hindi, to reflect the theme of all dances in the show, according to LSA sophomore Aneesha Yande, a member of the ‘Showcore,’ an event production company.

Thursday, November 10, 2016 - 10:40pm

Namira Islam, a University of Michigan alum and co-founder and executive director of the Muslim Anti-Racism Collaborative, a group devoted to ending racist incidents against minorities, advised approximately 30 students to be allies to one another and emphasized education Thursday night during a talk entitled “Racial Roots.”

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 11:44pm

The second annual "Service Above Self: Honoring Our Veterans" event was held Wednesday to share veterans’ stories with the community as well as to fundraise for a new Fisher House on site at the Ann Arbor’s Veteran’s Affairs Hospital.

Fisher Houses are residences where veterans and their relatives can stay at little to no cost as they and their loved ones receive treatment at the hospital. Michigan is home to 640,000 veterans, but currently there are no Fisher Houses in the state.

Wednesday, November 9, 2016 - 10:59pm
LSA Senior Leah Duncan reflects on the election results at the Anxious Election event in Kraus Auditorium on Wednesday.

The Ann Arbor community reflected on President-elect Donald Trump’s upset win at an event “Anxious Election,” held Wednesday evening after the election was called early that morning.

“I, like most people on campus, woke up this morning absolutely shocked at the news,” attendee and Rackham student Sean Kramer said. “This is a scenario that before last night I’d never really imagined was possible.”