Former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell discusses his own past and his opinions on future national security at hill Auditorium on Tuesday.
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U.S. General and former Secretary of State Colin Powell was greeted with a standing ovation at a packed Hill Auditorium on Tuesday afternoon. The event, organized by the University of Michigan College of Engineering, was part of the James R.

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In Montgomery Research Group, students are important contributors to many diverse research projects led by John Montgomery, the University of Michigan Margaret and Herman Sokol Professor in Medicinal or Synthetic Chemistry.

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The positive impact of the Blavin Scholars Program is unquestionable to donors Paul and Amy Blavin. Stepping back from the support it provides for 37 students who have experienced foster care in their life, they see a broader goal. 

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For the vast majority of undergraduate students at the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor campus, the prospect of raising a family is remote –– something they do not imagine doing for another several years, or at least until they graduate.

The University of Michigan held an event in Detroit celebrating its Bicentennial on Friday.
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On Friday, the University of Michigan brought its Bicentennial festivities to the place where it all began.

The University of Michigan started a zero-waste gameday initiative.
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Despite more than 111,000 people filtering in and out of Michigan Stadium last Saturday, the University of Michigan's zero-waste gameday initiative kept almost 90 percent o

The University of Michigan Board of Regents voted unanimously to give University President Mark Schlissel another pay raise for the third year in a row Thursday afternoon.

Roasting Plant Coffee opened on Sunday at the new State Street location.
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Roasting Plant, a trendy new coffee shop that originated in New York City’s Upper East Side, has just opened its first location in Ann Arbor. The new store, located at 312 S. State St., opened its doors for the first time on Sunday and has been bustling ever since.

The Black Student Union hosted a "Destress" event in the MLB on Tuesday in light of the racist incident in West Quad on Sunday.
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In light of racist comments written on Black students’ doors this past weekend in West Quad, many students are unhappy with University President Mark Schlissel’s apparent silence. 

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Graduate student Jared Ferguson speaks at the CSG in the Union on Tuesday.
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On Tuesday’s Central Student Government meeting, CSG President Anushka Sarkar, an LSA senior, spoke on the weekend’s racist incidents in West Quad Residence Hall, in which three Black students found

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Racist graffiti was discovered on a mural Saturday night in downtown Ann Arbor.

University students wait in line to vote in the presidential election in the Union November 2016.
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The University of Michigan is used to winning competitions in various schools and departments, but the one it's entering now isn't exactly about academics.

A new universal-access playground was unveiled at Ann Arbor’s Gallup Park this weekend. Named the Rotary Centennial Playground, the space is open and accessible to all people, regardless of age or ability.

In response to several recent incidents of racism on the University of Michigan campus and throughout Ann Arbor, students and faculty hung up posters with phrases of solidarity and support for targeted groups Monday night.

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Each week, The Michigan Daily’s news desk will be publishing a most-read wrap up of the previous week’s most popular articles based on the number of online reads each article received. Here are the five most read from Sept. 10 to Sept. 15: