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Along with efforts to increase student diversity on campus, the 42-page Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plan outlines the need to increase diversity among faculty.

This year’s Central Student Government elections saw significantly lower numbers of voter participation in comparison to recent years.

About 75 people filed into the amphitheater of the Rackham Graduate School on Wednesday afternoon to hear a presentation on the induction of Nicola Terrenato as the new Esther B. Van Deman Collegiate Professor of Roman Studies.

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Squirrels are a prominent facet of the University of Michigan campus.

Students gather at a vigil for Mosul, Iraq, and Aleppo on the Diag on Tuesday.
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More than 50 University of Michigan students and community members gathered Tuesday night in the Diag as part of a vigil commemorating the deaths of civilians due to a U.S-led coalition of airstrikes in Aleppo, Syria, and Mosul, Iraq.

Sophomore wide receiver Grant Perry runs the ball during a game against Wisconsin on October 1, 2016.
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University of Michigan wide receiver Grant Perry will appear in court on April 13 for a pretrial conference in Lansing for his charges of two misdemeanor counts of

Dr. Heather Thompson, Professor of History, Afroamerican Studies, and African Studies, discusses the Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 in the Duderstadt gallery on Tuesday.
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As part of the 22nd Annual Exhibition of Art by Michigan Prisoners, Heather Thompson, a University of Michigan history professor, discussed the Attica Prison Uprising and its context within today’s mass incarceration, as well as her book “Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and

A researcher holds a piece of silver alloy film as a transparent electrode that is six inches in diameter.
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A research team in the University of Michigan College of Engineering succeeded in creating a tarnish-proof silver film whose properties allow for various uses such as high-tech screens. The team’s paper, published last Monday, details the film’s versatility.

University of Michigan alum Michael Rubenstone will premiere his first documentary, "On the Sly: In Search of the Family Stone" at the Freep Film Festival April 1 in Detroit.

Budget reallocation affects initiatives combatting pollution and invasive species in Lake Superior and the other Great Lakes.
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The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, responsible for eliminating pollution and combating invasive species in the Great Lakes, is losing $50 million of their budget as part of President Donald Trump’s $18 billion immediate budget cuts.

Natural Resources and Environment Professor Daniel Brown talks about the future of international climate policies in North Quad on Wednesday.
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About 70 people gathered Wednesday night in North Quad Residence Hall for the 2017 Climate Blue Spring Symposium, titled "With or Without US?" The symposium included a presentation of students' findings from the 22nd Conference o

LSA junior Elaina Rahrig participates in the SAPAC Dialogue Series on gender identity and pronouns in the Union on Wednesday.
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The University is home to about 45,000 students of different genders, races and religions, but these differences are not discussed on a daily basis.

Dr. Rob Sellers, U-M Vice Provost for Equity & Inclusion and Chief Diversity Officer, speaks at the CSG meeting in the CSG chambers on Tuesday night.
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Tuesday evening, Central Student Government held its last meeting for the 2016-17 school year.

As course-backpacking season begins, University of Michigan students can now use ClassAI, a new web app that uses a model to analyze the chances students have of getting into a class based on the date and time they register.

University of Michigan's in-house management company, Sodexo Management Inc., has been ordered to pay over $4,500 in fines by Michigan's Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs.
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Following of liquor-control violations at the International Champions Cup soccer game played at Michigan Stadium on July 30, 2016, the University of Michigan's in-house mana

Matthias Lehmann, Professor of History at the University of California Irvine, discusses the Jewish Colonization Association and the politics of Jewish philanthropy in the Thayer Building on Tuesday.
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History Prof. Matthias Lehmann, the Teller Family Chair in Jewish History at the University of California at Irvine, visited the University of Michigan Frankel Center for Judaic Studies on Tuesday afternoon to discuss the lesser-known history of Jewish colonization.