For many students, a dorm room functions as home away from home, a personal space that is sacred, a place where they should always feel comfortable and safe to come back to. But this week, this space was violated.

My story is nothing new — I’m a Black girl with darker skin, so finding foundation and other makeup in shades that don’t make me look like a ghost is a challenge.

Sick day
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On Thursday, President Donald Trump reiterated his controversial and widely-criticized

In light of recent events, we offer these brief words, straight from our hearts:

 

1. We are glad you're here, studying with us.

 

Two of the most destructive hurricanes in our country’s history just finished ravishing the coastline of our southern seaboard, and it made for great T

Pictures coming out of Williston, N.D., and Homer, Alaska, are beginning to make me worry.

Some of this year’s biggest political issues have not been the big, drawn-out battles that take place in Lansing or Washington, D.C.

In my early teens, my ears began to ring. Friends and family began to sound like what I can best describe as the voice of Charlie Brown’s teacher. At the time, I had chalked it up to just not paying attention as well as I should have.

The unconventional con artist
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Anti-Latinx, pro-Trump graffiti was found on the Rock at the corner of Hill and Washtenaw on Sept.

On June 1, the Trump administration announced they were fulfilling a campaign promise to remove the United States from the Paris Climate Accord.

Early in May, Michigan state senators introduced two free speech bills to the Michigan legislature: Senate Bill 349, entitled the “Campus Free Speech Act,” and Senate

A series of seven pop-up art installations appeared around the University of Michigan’s Central, North and Medical Campuses between April 3 and April 8.

The Graduate Employees’ Organization, the labor union that represents graduate student instructors and graduate student staff assistants at the University of Michigan, is in the process of negotiating a new contract for union members. GEO hopes

At the end of February, the Trump administration revoked the Obama-era

At the end of March, Mark Schlissel, Lou Anna Simon and M.

Earlier in March, President Donald Trump’s administration released its “skinny budget” proposal for the 2018 fiscal year, causing a lot of bipartisan controversy.