Former SACUA Chair Silke-Maria Weineck speaks at a SACUA meeting at Fletcher Administrative Building on Monday.
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The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs hosted its first meeting under the new leadership of Chair William Schultz, professor of mechanical engineering, naval architecture and marine engineering.

Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg delivers the commencement address at the University of Michigan spring commencement at Michigan Stadium Saturday.
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Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg touched on multiple topics of national discussion — including free speech on college campuses and the tone of the 2016 presidential election — in his Spring Commencement address Saturday morning, to a mixed response from the crowd.

President Barack Obama speaks at Macomb Community College in Warren, Michigan on September 9th, 2015.
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President Barack Obama will visit Flint next Wednesday in response to a request by 8-year-old Flint resident Mari Copeny, also known as “Little Miss Flint.” Copeny has been working to bring attention to the Flint water crisis and had asked to see Obama on a trip she took to Washington D.C.

University of Michigan Mark Schlissel speaks at a SACUA meeting at the Fletcher Administrative Building on Monday.
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University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel joined the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs on Monday to discuss faculty engagement with the public, the tenure process for faculty, the incorporation of a University-wide honor code and new Internet security protocols for faculty mem

George Washington University professor Bruce Dickson speaks about the Chinese communist party's strategy for survival.
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Bruce Dickson, professor of political science and international affairs at George Washington University, discussed how the Chinese Communist Party remains in power and how Chinese society reacts to the regime at a lecture at the School of Social Work Monday.

Regents Board Member Mark Bernstein attends a University of Michigan Regents meeting at the Michigan Union on Thursday.
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The University of Michigan announced a $3 million contribution from Regent Mark Bernstein and his wife Rachel Bendit toward the new building on Central Campus that will house the Trotter Multicultural Center.

Business graduate student Joseph Tate announced his campaign for state representative in the 2nd District Sunday at the Greater Pentecostal Temple in Detroit.

Students protest at the Regents meeting at the Michigan Union on Thursday.
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Two community organizations, the Northeast Ann Arbor Community Coalition and By Any Means Necessary, staged large public protests against University of Michigan actions at Wednesday’s Board of Regents meeting.


Mayor Christopher Taylor attends a City Council Meeting at Larcom City Hall on Monday.
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With the deadline to register as a candidate in August’s primary elections for mayor and City Council passing on Tuesday, incumbent Mayor Christopher Taylor (D) is the presumptive Democratic nominee for mayor in November.

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette (R) announced Wednesday one Department of Environmental Quality official, one former DEQ official and one Flint laboratory and water quality supervisor will be charged in connection with the ongoing Flint water crisis.

United Nations experts raised concerns over human rights violations in relation two the nearly two-year-long Flint water crisis, the UN News Centre 

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Ann Arbor’s $370 million budget for the 2017 fiscal year was subject to a public hearing at Monday's City Council meeting at Larcom City Hall.

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A sickout planned by the Detroit Federation of Teachers in the Detroit Public Schools system closed 94 of 97 DPS schools on Monday.

The Ann Arbor Police Department has arrested a suspect who admitted to contaminating salad bars and produce sections in local grocery stores including the Ann Arbor Meijer, Whole Foods Market and Plum Market, according to a statement released by the Michigan Department of Agriculture and Rural De

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New University research shows a childhood preference for sweet foods may be a predictor of unhealthy weight gain.

A team of University of Michigan researchers, led by Rackham student Anup Das, found that an amended Medicare program, designed to incentivize hospitals to operate at high quality and low cost, unintentionally rewards some low-performing hospitals.

Ann Arbor’s sprawling restaurant scene is one of the city’s main attractions;  however, one may argue the local restaurant scene is actually a tale of two cities— Main Street versus State Street.

In a press call with media from across the country Wednesday, the U.S. Department of Education announced further action in coordination with the U.S. Department of the Treasury and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau to increase support for those with federal student loans.