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The University of Michigan has seen countless acts of hate targeted against people of color and other marginalized communities in recent years.

Students and staff community voice their opposition at the Board of Regents meeting regarding Richard Spencer's request to speak on campus in the Union Tuesday night.
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UPDATE: In a campus-wide email, Schlissel has confirmed the University is in talks to find a space for Spencer to speak on campus. If there is no agreement that guarantees student safety, he wrote, Spencer will not speak. 

Twelve students from the University of Michigan’s Climate Blue organization just returned to campus after attending the 2017 United Nations Climate Change Conference earlier this month in Bonn, Germany.

After garnering support from students and faculty at all three University of Michigan campuses, a campaign called #WeExist to add a Middle Eastern/North African identity category to University documents launched Monday night.

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University alumni Patrick Rabban and Chris Asmar came up the idea for their app during their senior year in college. They sought a way to organize quotes and inside jokes from friends, and thus, “Echollection” was born. 

Students gather Monday on the Diag for a vigil in remembrance of transgender individuals.
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A moment of silence fell across the University of Michigan Diag on Monday night as students and Ann Arbor residents gathered for a candlelight vigil to commemorate those who lost their lives or suffered as a result of transphobic-motivated violence. The vigil took place on the internationally rec

Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor opens the City Council meeting held Thursday in City Hall.
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Water supply lines to the city of Ann Arbor water line have ruptured and could possibly lead to a shutdown of the city’s water treatment facility for two to three days to repair the lines.

After continued resistance from Ann Arbor residents, as well as several council members, City Council moved to once again postpone a decision on downtown developments.

Members of Hillel meet with members of the administration to discuss the current campus climate and divestment last weekend.
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In response to Central Student Government passing the #UMDivest resolution, University of Michigan Hillel, an organization providing programming for Jewish students on campus, h

In light of the ongoing conflicts of racial profiling and police brutality, a five-person panel titled “Minorities, Social Justice and Police Enforcement: An Open Discussion” was held Friday, encouraging civil discourse on campus.

Students protest at the Regents meeting about Richard Spencer's request to speak on campus in the Union Tuesday.
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The University of Michigan has agreed to proceed with white supremacist Richard Spencer's request to speak on campus if the University is able to ensure a safe setting for the event.

CSG President AnuUniversity of Michigan Central Student Government President Anushka Sarkar, an LSA senior, leads the meeting about Divestment in the MLB on November 15, 2017.
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LGBTQ+ Michiganders may not be protected from discrimination under the Michigan Constitution, a gap in civil rights now fervently trying to be patched.

Ann Arbor residents protest the Deer Cull at a City Council meeting in 2016.
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Ann Arbor’s deer cull is coming back, and it could bring widespread park closures around the city.

Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion Robert Sellers presents in the Union Monday
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The University of Michigan Senate Assembly, the University’s leading faculty governance body, gathered Monday afternoon to learn the results of the faculty campus c

Tulane University professor Jesmyn Ward, a MacArthur Fellow, will deliver the University of Michigan’s winter 2017 commencement address.

Matt Gibson, Program Director for the Center for Entrepreneurship in the College of Engineering, sits with CEO of Harman International Industries Dinesh Paliwal during the Entrepreneurship Hour Speaker Series in the Walgreen Drama Center Friday.
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Approximately 400 University of Michigan students gathered Friday morning in the Stamps Auditorium for Harman CEO Dinesh Paliwal’s segment in the Entrepreneurship Hour speaker series.

Shawn Danino, an Information and Public Policy graduate student at the University of Michigan, sees a problem in the American electorate. In his view, too many Americans choose not to participate in the political process because they see it as inaccessible.