Attendees Mika LaVaque-Manty and Michael Turner discuss group goals at the Digital Tools and Youth Outreach Community Kick-Off in Hatcher Thursday.
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In a report from the Equality of Opportunity project earlier this year, the University of Michigan ranked last in socioeconomic diversity out of 27 “highly selective” unive

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In an effort to increase inclusivity in University Residence Halls, the South Quad Residence Hall’s Afro-American Lounge is now open to all South Quad residents.

Illustration by Roseanne Chao

Upon arriving an hour and a half before the Prime Student Housing office opened Monday, Engineering junior Henry Burns was greeted by a sprawling line of almost 40 people who had beat him in his efforts to reserve an apartment.

The cost of building a new Amtrak train station at Fuller Park — the city of Ann Arbor's preferred location for a new station — is about $5 million higher than prev

Amanda Krugliak, arts curator at the Institute for the Humanities, introduces Mark Dion at the "Waiting for the Extraordinary" Penny W. Stamps lecture Wednesday at UMMA.
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Artist Mark Dion discussed his work “Waiting for the Extraordinary,” which was influenced by the original blueprint of the University of Michigan, Wednesday night at the Penny Stamps Speaker Series at the University of Michigan Museum of Art.

Ann Arbor City Council members kneel during the national anthem at the meeting Monday.
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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

Protesters at Hanover Park for the Nationwide Solidarity March for Peace and Justice in Ann Arbor Saturday.
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Meeting at Hanover Square Park and marching to Liberty Plaza in the rain, over 100 University of Michigan students, Ann Arbor residents and others took part in the Nationwide Solidarity March for Peace and Justice Saturday afternoon.

Tim Carney, commentary editor at the Washington Examiner, moderates the Michigan Review debate at the Michigan Union Friday.
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Hans von Spakovsky, The Heritage Foundation’s manager on the election law reform initiative, and Bryan Caplan, economics professor at George Mason University, debated if President Donald Trump’s immigration platform harms the United States in an event hosted by The Michigan Review on Friday night

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.

Game days create particular situations of concern for students of color.
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Though any game day in Ann Arbor is bound to witness its fair share of police activity, the game against Michigan State University on Oct.

The Regents share a laugh at their meeting in Flint Thursday.
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University of Michigan hockey players will suit up Friday evening for the first time on the newly coined Red Berenson Ice Rink.

Engaged learning, which entails hands-on teaching and learning opportunities that often involve work with different communities in society, has become key to the University of Michigan's new site Engaged Michigan.

A monetary donation will help update the HERCULES laser to perform new functions.
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The HERCULES laser, a scientific instrument used to study particle physics that's housed in the University of Michigan’s Center for Ultrafast Optical Science, is getting a power upgrad

On the afternoon of the University of Michigan vs. Michigan State University football game, a University student was attacked and beaten outside of East Quad Residence Hall, on the corner of Church and Hill Streets — next to the Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority house.

The Bentley Historical Library
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The University of Michigan is allegedly blocking the release of records donated by retired ophthalmologist John Tanton, an activist who opposes immigration and founded the Federation

Fifth-year senior defensive tackle Maurice Hurst in a game against Cincinnati on September 9, 2017.
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Maurice Hurst, Michigan football’s defensive tackle, has taken up a part-time job as a driver for Uber.

In an interview Monday night with “Inside Michigan Football,” Hurst revealed he occasionally does an Uber run when he’s not busy with football.

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Through discovery, treatment and implementation — along with the use of analytics and big data — University of Michigan researchers will soon advance specia

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Outdoor enthusiasts in the Ann Arbor area now have two new miles of paved trail to blaze as of Saturday.

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Each week, The Michigan Daily will be publishing a wrap-up of the most important bills proposed in Michigan Legislature over the past seven days: