The University’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion plan — a five-year effort to create a more diverse and inclusive campus — is comprised of 49 unique unit

Students4Justice holds a sit-in in the Michigan Union on February 9.
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The University of Michigan administration has issued a formal response to the list of demands

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Abortion opponents have introduced three new pieces of legislation in aims of furthering their cause in the Michigan legislature.

LSA freshman Kristen Hayden takes part in an Eco-Equity Roundtable event at Hatcher Graduate Library on Thursday.
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Thursday night University of Michigan students — Social Work student Lauren Beriont and LSA senior Lello Guluma — led a group of about 30 undergraduate and graduate students in a discussion on the topic of eco equity: a social justice initiative aimed at improving intersectionality in environment

President Mark Schlissel at a Central Student Government Assembly meeting in the Union in November 2016.
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When posters promoting white supremacy were found covering the walls of University of Michigan buildings on multiple occasions last fall, students, including Art & Design senior Keysha Wall,

Medical professor Michelle Meade discusses ways to improve healthcare for individuals with disabilities in Mason Hall on Wednesday evening.
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Medical School Prof. Michelle Meade addressed common health and health-care disparities and how to promote positive changes to the current health-care system for people with disabilities Wednesday night in Mason Hall.

Ann Arbor resident Kathy Griswold speaks about the importance of safe road crossings at a City Council Meeting in Council Chambers on Tuesday.
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City Council unanimously passed a resolution to enthusiastic applause Tuesday night approving funding for improvements to the pedestrian crossing on Fuller Road outside Huron High School, where a high-school student was hit by a car and 

In the months since the inauguration of President Donald Trump, marches and demonstrations have become regula

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell discusses the impact of the Affordable Care Act on students in Weill Hall on Tuesday.
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Rep. Debbie Dingell (D–Mich.) accompanied a panel at the University of Michigan Ford School of Public Policy Tuesday night to discuss the impacts of the Affordable Care Act.

Art and design senior Keysha Wall, a BAMN organizer, speaks in favor of increased city protection for undocumented immigrants at the City Council meeting in Council Chambers Tuesday evening.
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City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to postpone an initial vote on an ordinance intended to protect Ann Arbor's undocumented residents, citing a need to tighten exceptions originally provided in the ordinance.

The University of Michigan ranks number one in spending on research, which includes medical research.
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Ranking first in research spending among public universities for seven consecutive years, the University of Michigan's research continues to grow and diversify.

A sign for a gender neutral bathroom is displayed in the Betsy Barbour residence hall.
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President Donald Trump’s administration rescinded federal protections for transgender students at public schools and universities Wednesday night. Such protections, encouraged by former President Barack Obama, allowed transgender students to use the bathrooms of their gender identities.

The University of Michigan Department of Communication Studies announced via email to students last week that it will be making changes to its undergraduate major requirements, effective fall 2017.

Four individuals were detained in a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement raid in Ypsilanti Wednesday morning, an ICE spokesperson recently confirmed.

LSA Senior David Schafer, Central Student Government president, speaks during a CSG meeting in the Pierpont East Room in November 2016.
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University of Michigan Central Student Government representatives, along with representatives from other universities such as Michigan State University, Wayne State University, and Grand Valley State University, traveled to Lansing on Wednesday to meet with legislators to talk about the issue of

LSA sophomore Sydni Williams was named the winner of the inaugural Global Citizen of the Year Award presented Wednesday by the Institute for the International Education of Students, an i

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Two of three hate crimes reported in the week following the 2016 presidential election at the University of Michigan were recently determined to be falsely reported to the Ann A

LSA student government meets in Mason Hall on Wednesday.
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LSA Student Government hosted a meeting Wednesday evening to discuss resolutions relating to the Sexual Assault and Awareness Center and increasing resources for transfer students.

In the wake of controversial emails, the desecration of prayer space a

Billionaire businessman Dan Gilbert has proposed a building at the historic J.L. Hudson site in downtown Detroit. The 734-foot tower, a few feet taller than the Renaissance tower, would be the tallest building in Michigan if erected.