The national spotlight placed on the debate over kneeling during the national anthem was brought Monday night to the Ann Arbor City Council, as four council members

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The new First Generation Student Space at the Student Activities Center.
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In order to better serve the needs of first-generation students on campus, the University of Michigan has opened the First-Generation Student Gateway — a study lounge, meeting area and information hub concentrated into one cohesive space.

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When Elizabeth James, program associate for the Department of Afroamerican and African Studies, attended the University of Michigan for her undergraduate degree in the 1970s, she experienced an act of racism that seemed unthinkable to her: Someone vandalized her dorm room door with a racial slur.

In partnership with the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan students in the College of Pharmacy can now receive a dual doctorate of Pharmacy and an MBA degree in five years.

Rackham student Bryan Ransom debates Charles Murray in Palmer Commons Wednesday.
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Palmer Commons was rocked Wednesday night by the presence and subsequent protests of Charles Murray, a controversial social scientist known for a correlation of race and IQ, a theory debunked widely over the years.

Protest organizers Victor Mendez, Kate Stenvig, and Hoku Jeffrey lead the march from the Diag Wednesday.
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About 100 University of Michigan students, faculty and staff gathered Wednesday afternoon on the Diag to protest a speech to be given on campus later that night by Charles Murray, author of “The Bell Curve,” a book widely 

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The growing necessity to distinguish free speech from hate speech, especially in context of life at the University of Michigan, was the central topic of disccusion at a panel held Tuesday at the University Law School.

Panel members Steve Case, JD Vance, Dan Gilbert, and Mary Grove discuss entrepreneurship at the Rise of the Rest Road Trip panel in the Michigan Theatre Wednesday.
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AOL founder Steve Case took his nationwide tour “Rise of the Rest” to Ann Arbor Wednesday to bring new attention to startup businesses originating in non-coastal areas of the United States.

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Since the Affordable Care Act was signed into law by President Barack Obama in March 2010, Republicans have made its repeal a central piece of their party platform.

Following the initiatives put forth on behalf of LSA Student Government, Central Student Government briefly convened Tuesday night to introduce a resolution supporting the pr

On Friday, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services confirmed a case of measles, a highly contagious airborne disease, in a Livingston County adult who commutes to Washtenaw County for work, according to a press release from Washtenaw County Public Health.


With the 1960 Election Day just over three weeks away, presidential candidate and then-Sen. John F. Kennedy, D-Mass., was making late stops on the campaign trail.

Jesse Hoffnung-Farskof, Associate Professor and AC associate Chair and Director of Undergraduate Studies Program, discussed implications of DACA repeal in Blau Hall on Thursday.
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The Hispanic Business Students Association hosted an open panel regarding the dissolution of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and its impacts on University of Michigan students and staff Thursday at the Ross School of Business’s Blau Hall.

Harold Levine, a tax lawyer who helped Stephen Ross donate land to the University of Michigan — which led to a $33 million charitable tax deduction and an appe

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The Women’s Studies Department at the University of Michigan was founded in 1973 with the aim of combining elements of medicine, health and law, as well as disciplines from the humanities and social sciences.

LSA professor Annemarie Toebosch presents a commemorative plaque to speaker Gea Sijpkes.
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The 22nd annual DeVries-Vanderkooy Memorial lecture, an event organized by the University of Michigan Germanic Languages and Literatures program to spread information about Dutch society, was held Thursday evening and featured a pres

Faculty member Thomas Powell speaks at the Mental Health Panel event in the Union Thursday.
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The final event of Mental Health Awareness Week — the 2017 Mental Health Panel — was held on Thursday at the University of Michigan Union, with the help from the student-run National Alliance on Mental Illness, Mental Health Task Force and the LSA Student Government.

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Former University football player Nate Johnson pled not guilty to a charge of domestic violence at a pre-trial hearing Wednesday morning.