Student Government

Students listen to speakers at the Central Student Government Meeting in the Michigan Union on Tuesday.

In their second meeting of the semester Tuesday evening, Central Student Government discussed the continuation of early gameday dining hours, the state of its demographics report and the finance committee’s activity funding plan.

Central Student Government President David Schafer, an LSA senior, and Francesca Bennett, Assembly Secretary and LSA junior, listen to speakers at a Central Student Government meeting in the Michigan Union on Tuesday.

Central Student Government President David Schafer, an LSA senior, spoke to the body about issues ranging from diversity to mental health support on campus at their first meeting of the semester on Tuesday,

Vice President of Student Life E. Royster Harper addresses the students of the Central Student Government about her wishes for the coming school year at the CSG meeting in the Michigan Union on Tuesday.

At their first meeting of academic year, Central Student Government attempted to make headway on several campaign promises from last semester’s election, including a push to reintroduce a former bylaw outlining the role of student voices and input in decisions made by the Board of Regents.

Central Student Government and the Interfraternity Council will work together to fund and coordinate a $6,000 program for water stations at fraternities on several football game days this fall.

Tuesday night marked the official inauguration of LSA juniors David Schafer and Micah Griggs as the Central Student Government president and vice president of the 2016-2017 school year.

LSA senior Cooper Charleton speaks at a Central Student Government meeting on January 12, 2016.

Tuesday, newMICH members LSA juniors David Schafer and Micah Griggs were sworn in as president and vice president of Central Student Government, marking the end of LSA senior Cooper Charlton's and LSA junior Steven Halperin’s terms in office.

The governing body voted to extend the MDetroit Center Connector, a bus with the capability to take students from campus to the city.

LSA senior Cooper Charleton, CSG president, speaks about proposed amendments to the statement of student rights and responsibilities  at the Central Student Government meeting in the Michigan Union on Tuesday.

At Tuesday’s Central Student Government meeting, a new resolution to promote the safety of Muslim and other minority groups on campus by making the University of Michigan a sanctuary campus for immigrants took center stage.

Bailey Oland, administrative assistant at the University of Michigan's Bicentennial Office, discusses involvement opportunities in the university's upcoming bicentennial celebration at the Central Student Government meeting at Pierpont Commons on Tuesday.

Partially in response to a trend in recent years of writing in Jim Harbaugh as a candidate for various Central Student Government positions, the proposed legislation would amend the CSG election code.

newMICH candidates

The results will not be made official until pending litigation is resolved. As of Friday night, four lawsuits were still pending, including several filed minutes before unofficial results were released.

Pages