Elizabeth Hinton, an assistant professor of history and African and African American studies at Harvard University, sat down with three panelists to present her new book, “From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America,” at Literati bookstore Wednesday evening. More than 40 audience members participated in a discussion on the racialized American prison system and criminal justice reform.

Dr. Scott DeRue joins the University's team as Dean of the Ross School of Business.
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Scott DeRue was named Dean of the Stephen M. Ross School of Business last Thursday at the University Board of Regents meeting.

Hillary Clinton speaks at the Service Employee International Union (SEIU) Convention at the Cobo Center in Detroit on Monday.
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DETROIT— Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton returned to Detroit Monday where she addressed thousands at a Service Employees International Union convention at the Cobo Center.

Political Science Professor ted Brader speaks at the Trump phenomenon discussion at the Institute for Social Research on Wednesday.
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A panel of political scientists from the University of Michigan and Duke University gathered at the University's Institute for Social Research on Thursday to discuss the rise of presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump.

Flint residents Abel Delgado and Desiree Duell lead protestors in Downtown Ann Arbor who call for Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's resignation and arrest for his part in the Flint water crisis.
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Outside Gov. Rick Snyder’s private Ann Arbor apartment Wednesday evening, protesters gathered to beat the drum for the embattled Michigan governor’s resignation over his handling of the ongoing water crisis in Flint.

Board member Laurence Deitch attends a University of Michigan Regents meeting at the Michigan Union on April 21st.
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Patricia D. Hurn and D. Scott DeRue were appointed as the new deans to the School of Nursing and the Stephen M. Ross School of Business, respectively, at the University of Michigan’s Board of Regents meeting held Thursday afternoon in downtown Grand Rapids.

Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor attends an Ann Arbor City Council meeting on Monday.
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In a lengthy and — at times contentious — six-hour meeting Monday night, the Ann Arbor City Council amended and passed its $370 million budget for the 2017 fiscal year.

People Against Dirty Chief Optimist and Vice President of Sales Hank Mercier presents the goals and strategies of the world's largest green cleaning company at the Ross School of Business on Friday.
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The Positive Business Conference, hosted by the Ross School of Business this past week, brought industry leaders, faculty experts and students together to discuss the influence of business on social issues. 

Veterans Affairs (VA) Ann Arbor Healthcare System raised concerns over contamination of surgical trays following the recent discovery of particulate matter on operating room equipment.

The University of Michigan School of Nursing will welcome a new dean for the first time in 10 years following the Board of Regents' appointment of Patricia Hurn last Thursday.

Children of the North East Ann Arbor Community Coalition wait in the halls of the Michigan Union for the prevention of the construction of a University of Michigan parking lot in their neighborhood on April 21st.
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Facing concerted community opposition, the University of Michigan announced Tuesday that it would be cancelling the construction of its controversial North Campus transportatio

The Northeast Ann Arbor Community Coalition, a group representing homeowners in northeast Ann Arbor, is calling for its members to cease donations to the University of Michigan, citing a continued distrust of the administration amid negotiations over the construction of a vehicle maintenance faci

A team from the University of Michigan School of Public Health, in partnership with the University of South Florida Health Informatics Institute, received a $900,000 dollar funding award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute for studying treatment response in rare diseases.

Two University of Michigan alumni, Gabriela de Araujo and Ben Yelian, who graduated from LSA and Ross, respectively, have recently completed a clothing startup campaign on th

Research by a team of experts from the University of Michigan and the University of Texas at Austin has revealed the potentially harmful effects of spanking on children in a study conducted by Andrew Grogan-Kaylor, Un

Several students voiced concern over the University of Michigan’s decision to name the new building which will house the William Trotter Multicultural Center after Regent Mark Bernstein and his wife, Rachel Bendit.

Despite the fact that an education acts as a protective factor against depression for most social groups, it is conversely a risk factor for depression among Black men, according to a recent University of Michigan study.