Sunday, January 5, 2020 - 11:00am
An armed robbery occurred at BTB Burrito on South State Street early Sunday morning.

An armed robbery occurred at BTB Burrito on South State Street early Sunday morning. According to a press release from the University of Michigan’s Division of Public Safety and Security, the incident took place around 2:30 a.m. 

A suspect, described as a male wearing a gray jacket and a camouflage mask, reportedly robbed BTB at gunpoint before driving away in a silver Chevy Malibu. At the time of the robbery, the restaurant was open to customers. 

Friday, January 3, 2020 - 4:21pm
BeanBerry Cafe announces its closure less than three months after opening.

BeanBerry Cafe, a coffee shop known for its bubble waffles and variety of coffee drinks, has closed. 

The cafe, located on Main Street, opened this past October and served “selfieccinos” — a cappuccino with a person’s photo printed into the coffee’s foam. The owners announced BeanBerry’s closure in a Dec. 31 Facebook post

Friday, December 20, 2019 - 11:26am
The annual Monitoring the Future study showed an increase in marijuana vaping among adolescents.

According to the annual Monitoring the Future study from the University of Michigan’s Institute for Social Research, the prevalence of marijuana vaping increased by 7.7% in 2019, the second-largest single-year growth ever observed in the study’s 45-year history. According to the study, 21% of 12th-graders reported using marijuana vapes at least once in the past year. 

Tuesday, December 10, 2019 - 3:43pm
U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., released a statement Tuesday in response to the modified North American Free Trade Agreement, now revamped to be the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement.

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., released a statement Tuesday in response to the modified North American Free Trade Agreement, now revamped to be the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement, after the agreement was announced by the Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif. 

Sunday, December 8, 2019 - 8:23pm
Protestors gathered outside the most recent regents meeting to protest the lack of climate action on campus.

Members of the Climate Action Movement and the One University Campaign released a joint statement Friday after staging a series of protests and blockading the exits of the University of Michigan Golf Course

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 5:41pm
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Faculty directors of the Semester in Detroit program, an initiative that allows University of Michigan students to study and intern with community-based organizations in the city of Detroit, published a statement Tuesday questioning the ethics and effectiveness of the newly-announced Detroit Center for Innovation.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:19pm
On Friday, U.S. District Judge Arthur Tarnow denied the University of Michigan’s request for a stay of court proceedings in Doe v. University of Michigan

On Friday, U.S. District Judge Arthur Tarnow denied the University of Michigan’s request for a stay of court proceedings in Doe v. University of Michigan, a lawsuit claiming the University violates the due process of students accused of sexual misconduct. The stay would have given the University time to work out disciplinary action before the student in question, identified as “Doe,” graduates.

Tuesday, November 19, 2019 - 6:17pm
Early Tuesday morning, a motor vehicle theft and attempted armed robbery took place on Dewey Avenue and the corner of Packard Street and Greenwood Avenue respectively.

Early Tuesday morning, a motor vehicle theft and attempted armed robbery took place on Dewey Avenue and the corner of Packard Street and Greenwood Avenue respectively. According to a press release from the University of Michigan’s Division of Public Safety and Security, both incidents took place around 12:40 a.m. 

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 6:12pm
The Office of Institutional Equity shared its latest reports regarding faculty and staff sexual misconduct and prohibited student conduct Monday.

The Office of Institutional Equity released two annual reports related to faculty and staff sexual misconduct and prohibited student conduct Monday. Both reports reveal decreased numbers of sexual misconduct claims submitted to OIE.

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 6:43pm
University President Mark Schlissel spent the past week in India meeting with various  alumni, government officials, and business leaders.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel and a delegation of University officials spent the past week in India meeting with alumni, government officials and business leaders in the days preceding the “The New Face of Tomorrow: A Summit on Future Technology with U-M Leadres & Startups.” This