Thursday, February 2, 2017 - 9:13pm
LSA Professor Silvia Pedraza discusses the impact of child immigration policy at Haven Hall on Thursday.

A Haven Hall classroom was overflowed with University of Michigan students listening to a series of speakers who discussed the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, which may come under threat because of executive actions by President Donald Trump.

DACA, an executive action — signed in 2012 by former President Barack Obama in response to a gridlock on immigration policy on the part of Congress — protects undocumented students from deportation and allows them to obtain work permits. However, it does not provide a path to citizenship.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 10:24pm
The LSA Student Government hosts a meeting in Mason Hall on Wednesday.

LSA Student Government voted on a resolution Wednesday evening to change the current textbook used in Arabic classes at the University of Michigan. The resolution passed unanimously, with 28 votes for and zero against or abstaining.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 7:20pm
Michael LaForgia, investigations editor at the Tampa Bay Times, talks at the Livingston Lecture Series at the Ford School on Wednesday.

In December of 2007, the Pinellas County School Board of Pinellas County, Fla., discontinued its integration policy. Violence and a decline in student performance struck the school systems, and in 2015, the Tampa Bay Times released “Failure Factories,” a five-part investigation of the effects on both students and the community.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 6:06pm
The Ross School of Business demonstrated solidarity with international students with the #OneRoss campaign.

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff filled the lobby of the Ross School of Business on Wednesday for #OneRoss, a demonstration showing solidarity and support for international students affected by President Donald Trump’s controversial executive order signed into law last Friday. The order restricts entry to the United States for citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries for 90 days, even if they are dual-citizens, and suspends refugee programs for 120 days.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 6:06pm
The Ross School of Business demonstrated solidarity with international students with the #OneRoss campaign.

Hundreds of students, faculty and staff filled the lobby of the Ross School of Business on Wednesday for #OneRoss, a demonstration showing solidarity and support for international students affected by President Donald Trump’s controversial executive order signed into law last Friday. The order restricts entry to the United States for citizens of seven majority-Muslim countries for 90 days, even if they are dual-citizens, and suspends refugee programs for 120 days.

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 - 5:58pm

The Fred C. Shure Lounge and Engineering Learning Center in the Bob and Betty Beyster Building on North Campus is no longer all work and no play.

A lone-standing arcade system — called the MichiGames arcade — has been installed and is now used to showcase student-made video games.

Despite its appearance, the MichiGames arcade differs from traditional gaming units. The arcade system features four Xbox-esque controllers instead of joysticks, which allow for more complex and sophisticated gaming, including the option for multiplayer.

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.