On July 22, Rep.

It’s time to start prioritizing those things because these are the experiences that will go a long way in living the life I want to live — one that’s not sucked away by staring at social media.

On July 4, as people celebrated the United States' Independence Day and I watched the smoke settling from the fireworks of the night sky, I could not stop thinking about the fog that looms over the nation.

The state of Michigan took control of Detroit Public Schools in 1999 through Public Act 10, which replaced the democratically elected school board with a CEO whose power encompassed that of a school board and a superintendent.

On Tuesday, Oakland University announced it would increase tuition by 8 percent starting in the fall semester. The drastic tuition increase is well above the state-imposed cap of 3.2 percent that colleges must meet in order to receive their performance-based aid from the state.

 Death is messy and difficult. Sometimes, most of the time maybe, it just doesn’t make sense — the mind cannot comprehend it.

Unlike previous pieces, this week’s column isn’t really about the physical place of Ann Arbor. After all, I’ve only just returned from a few weeks absence.

With the number of incidents involving guns on the rise, Michigan legislators must act now to unequivocally keep guns out of schools.

You may wander and turn down the wrong path with no way to erase your steps. You, actually, may make numerous wrong turns. But, the skills and the knowledge you uncover along the way will aid you in creating a new path.

When I first heard “The Monster” by Eminem ft. Rihanna, I wasn’t impressed. My personal music critics (read: all three of my housemates) constantly condemned the entire “Marshall Mathers LP2”; there was no awe-inspiring talent, the samples were awful, the lyrics mediocre.

Ever since its creation in 2009, the for-hire ride service, Uber, has faced countless criticisms.

Rachel Dawson can be reached at rdawson@umich.edu.
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Rachel Dawson can be reached at rdawson@umich.edu.


Whether it is manmade or natural, we as humans seek to uncover these astonishing sights, but we sometimes all too easily forget how easily the stunning natural environment can be tarnished.

The program, in addition to poverty and unemployment, aids in tackling the issue of blight removal by utilizing the city’s existing infrastructure to develop new businesses.