The Xplore Engineering conference held on North Campus on Friday.
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Over 400 people attended the fifth annual Xplore Engineering event on the University of Michigan’s North Campus this Thursday and Friday.

Environmental journalist Steven Curwood talks about the role of academics and scientific communication at the AEESP Conference at Rackham on Tuesday.
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The Advancing Healthy Communities through Environmental Engineering and Science conference took place at the Michigan League Tuesday through Thursday.

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Dr. Eva Feldman announced that she will step down from her position as director of the A. Alfred Taubman Medical Research Institute.
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Eva Feldman has been at the forefront of the University of Michigan’s stem cell research for decades. Since receiving her M.D. and Ph.D.

Houses in the Kerrytown neighborhood of Ann Arbor.
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Rather than merely walking across the Diag to get to class, Music, Theatre & Dance senior Mackenzie Larrance’s morning routine consists of fighting traffic during her daily commute across town from her Ypsilanti residence.

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University of Michigan alum Lehman Robinson applied to his now alma mater on a whim. As a first-generation college student coming from a low-income household, he assumed the school would be out of his family’s means — until he received his financial aid notice.

Several months after the Democratic National Committee installed its new leadership, the internal overhaul within the party was a main topic of conversation at th

The Democratic National Committee meets at the Renaissance Center in Detroit on Saturday.
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Several of the most prominent figures within the Democratic Party convened Saturday morning at the Renaissance Center in Detroit for the Democratic National Committee's seasonal executive committee meeting.

Universal Robots representative Daniel Moore demonstrates a robot at the Ann Arbor Tech Trek on Friday.
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On Friday afternoon, 70 tech companies in Ann Arbor participated in Tech Trek, an event designed to give local companies an opportunity to showcase their newest and most impressive work, organized by Ann Arbor SPARK.

Students stand in prayer druing the Open Campus Iftar at the Trotter Multicultural Center on Friday.
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About 100 people gathered together Thursday evening at the Open Campus Iftar, hosted at the University of Michigan Trotter Multicultural Center.

University of Michigan Regents Mark Bernstein, Shauna Ryder Diggs, and University President Mark Schlissel after the Regent's meeting on Thursday.
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At Thursday’s meeting of the University of Michigan Board of Regents, board members approved the Ann Arbor campus’s Fiscal Year 2017-18 General Fund Operating Budget, Student Tuition and Fee Rates, which includes a 2.9 percent increase in tuition for in-state students and a 4.5 percent increase i

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In the fall, two new automated vehicles will operate on North Campus, serving University of Michigan students and faculty.

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Over 100 Ann Arbor residents and Planned Parenthood supporters rallied at the Michigan Union Wednesday night to march in opposition of the Republican health care bill quickly and quietly making its way through the

Ann Arbor mayor Christopher Taylor at a city council meeting on May 15, 2017.
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Ann Arbor City Council convened for another biweekly meeting Monday night, passing an ordinance making it easier for residents to register to vote as well as a resolution committing the city to the goals of the Paris Climate Accords.

Football Coach Jim Harbaugh at the University of Michigan announced he might ask former President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama to be honorary captains at a fall football game. 

Dozens of Ann Arbor residents and University of Michigan students walked between 4th and 5th Avenue for the 14th annual Ann Arbor Book Festival Saturday afternoon.

Nick Lyon, the director of the state of Michigan's Department of Health and Human Services, is now facing charges of involuntary manslaughter and misconduct in office in connection with the Flint water crisis, Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette

The University of Michigan was praised at the Tony Awards, Sunday night.

Gavin Creel dedicated his award for Best Featured Actor in a Musical for his performance in “Hello, Dolly!” to the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance. Creel graduated in 1998.

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Two University of Michigan Ross School of Business alumni won a $1 million investment for their app, Companion, on the first episode of Apple’s new series Planet of the App

A new study found women have contributed to substantial economic growth by entering the workforce in larger numbers than the previous generation.

Two University of Michigan professors conducted research on three Detroit neighborhoods — Grandmont Rosedale, East English Village and MorningSide — and discovered these three neighborhoods were better equipped to survive the mortgage crisis and recession due to the strong emphasis they placed on