Last winter, Engineering sophomore Sam Greeley developed a severe case of Achilles tendinitis, an ankle injury confining her to crutches for weeks, adding unexpected challenges to her daily life.

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University of Michigan Regent Ron Weiser (R) is expected to head the Michigan Republican Party beginning in February, after his only opponent dropped out of the race.

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The number of high-dose opioid painkiller prescriptions written to veterans has declined following the release of a Veterans Health Administration plan to reduce the potentially addictive substance, according to a new study conducted by the University of Michigan and Ann Arbor researchers. 
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As a result of a new partnership between the Ross School of Business’s Center for Social Impact in Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan-Flint's Office of University Outreach, the sixth annual

The University of Michigan offers one of the best all-around sports experiences in the country, with Michigan Stadium, Yost Ice Arena and Crisler Center each listed in the “Top 100 Stadium Experiences of 2016,” according to website and magazine “

Author Junor Diaz speaks about his writing and activism at Rackham Auditorium on Wednesday.
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Author and activist Junot Díaz delivered a speech Wednesday afternoon on white supremacy, racialized immigrants and solidarity to about 300 people in Rackham Auditorium as a part of the University of Michigan’s annual symposium in honor of Martin Luther King Jr.

The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts is offering 20 themed courses this semester in honor of the University of Michigan’s bicentennial.
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This semester, in honor of the University of Michigan’s bicentennial, LSA is carrying on its tradition of a themed semester by offering over 20 classes centered around the 200th anniversary of the University.

Celebrating the art of student music and film, 50 students and faculty attended the first Spotlight music and filmmaking competition closing ceremony Wednesday night at Stamps Auditorium.

The Engineering Student Government met in the Union on Wednesday.
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Engineering Student Government started its meeting Wednesday night with community input from David Schafer, president of Central Student Government and an LSA senior, regarding the potential for a more collaborative future between the two respective student governments.

Governor Rick Snyder speaks at the State of the State address at the State Capital on Tuesday.
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LANSING — The tone of Gov. Rick Snyder’s State of the State address was uplifting as he recognized the Michigan’s economic prosperity and pushed for accelerated improvements to infrastructure Tuesday night in Lansing.

Street lamps line the road and sidewalks on the University's Medical Campus.
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The Ann Arbor City Council approved a $143,296 contract with OHM Advisors — an architectural firm based in Livonia — earlier last week to conduct a complete inspection of the city's streetlights, including prioritization of repairs and cost estimates.

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On Monday, the 660-square-foot Michigan Solar House (MiSo) will be moved to Evart, Mich., in Osceola County.
 
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Ann Arbor residents protest the deer cull at a City Council meeting in Larcom City Hall in 2016.
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A petition calling on the University of Michigan to retract its funding for the recent

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The State Capital building in Lansing, Michigan.
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Unfunded mandates which affected local governments in 2016 much to the displeasure of Ann Arbor representatives — are set to continue in 2017.

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Betsy DeVos, the nominee for secretary of the U.S. Department of Education under President-elect Donald Trump, participated in a contentious confirmation hearing on Tuesday evening.

A group of students and faculty signed an open letter that introduced a petition moving to make the University of Michigan a sanctu

After serving the University of Michigan for seven years, Holly Rider-Milkovich, the director of the Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center, announced on Jan. 13 she is stepping down from her position.

According to an email sent by Charlie Houlik Wednesday night to members of the Sigma Kappa sorority living in the chapter house, "up to 30 Fraternity guys have been hospitalized with the Norovirus." The email stated the sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma had closed its doors to any nonresidents, an

Poet and MacArthur Fellow Claudia Rankine talks about racism and her poem, Citizen, at Rackham Auditorium on Monday.
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Central Student Government President David Schafer at a meeting of the group on January 10, 2017.
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The University of Michigan Central Student Government featured on their Facebook page the first five students who were selected to be a part of its new initiative, “200 for 200,” Wednesday morning.