Through internal means, fraternities and sororities at the University of Michigan have been attempting to address issues of diversity, equity and inclusion, but face an obstacle in obtaining buy-in from across all four Greek life councils.
A Black LSA sophomore has to think twice before any decision they make: once as an individual, and again as a member of the Black community. For this reason, the subject of this interview requested his name not be used in this article.
Particularly in student neighborhoods surrounding the University of Michigan, poor lighting continues to be a cause for concern, as many students and Ann Arbor residents draw a correlation between frequent campus crime alerts, pedestrian safety and poor street lighting.
White supremacist Richard Spencer and his supporters came to Michigan State University Monday afternoon and were met with protesters outside the Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education, where the event was held. In sum, two dozen were arrested by state and local authorities.
It has been almost six years since Engineering senior Javier Contreras received a phone call from his father telling him President Barack Obama had signed a sweeping executive order that would allow Contreras to apply for a two-year renewable protection from deportation.