Michigan in Color



UAAO 2019-2020 Executive Board

With the closing of A/PIA Immigration Awareness Week, we present this year’s UAAO Executive Board annual board photoshoot as an opportunity to raise awareness regarding former University of Michigan president James B.

Illustration of Yasuke, first black Samurai 1579

Black history does not begin with commodification.It has existed and thrived in many parts of the world before the Trans-Atlantic Slave trade. This is more evident with people such as “Yasuke,” otherwise known as the first Black Japanese Samurai.

Although the dean only allows the domestic students to swap sections,

That’s not discrimination. That’s just a policy.


Although a professor’s favorites all happen to be white

and she only lets them speak,

She’s not racist. That’s just a coincidence.

MiC logo

Following in the footsteps of various on-campus student organizations, The Michigan Daily’s Michigan in Color section has formally condemned the Order of Angell, a secret society at the University of Michigan. With the Order of Angell’s history of Native American cultural appropriation, MiC argues that modern reforms can not make up for historical damage.


In the era of Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B, it can be easy to assume that Black women want to learn how to dance like them. I’ll admit, it can be fun learning the newest dance to a hit song in the comfort and privacy of your home with your friends.


“Cause my love goes BANG BANG BANG!” 


Lynette Medley, sexual awareness advocate, takes part in a Period Day rally outside the Capitol Building

When I began to menstruate it was awkward to have to talk to my parents about finding a surprise that morning; I hid it from them as long as I could.


The first time I encountered the idea of a “multiverse” — multiple dimensions of reality, of potential — was when I watched Spider-Man Into the Spiderverse (arguably the best Spiderman movie, don’t @ me).


Allyson Felix, an American track runner and field sprinter, recently earned her 12th Gold Medal at the World Athletics Championship in Qatar –– she also surpassed the legendary Usain Bolt in winning the most olympic gold medals in history.