Community Affairs

International Enrollment

Universities across the United States, and especially those in the Midwest, are struggling to attract international students to their campuses.

LSA junior Anna Tushman took an AP economics in high school and loved it. She came to the University of Michigan expecting to major in math but decided to take Econ 101 and found herself fascinated by its rational, logical thought process.


The “college tour” of Neo-Nazi and white supremacist Richard Spencer will possibly inc


The University of Michigan has seen countless acts of hate targeted against people of color and other marginalized communities in recent years.


In the past two years, the University of Michigan has seen several acts of hate targeted at people of color and minority groups across campus.


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.

Rackham student Dana Greene

Public Health student Dana Greene knelt at the block ‘M’ on the Diag for 21 hours.

A map of campus marking points affected by vandalism.

The Michigan Daily compiled a list of reports of vandalism on campus and in Ann Arbor from 2016 to the present. See the fullview interactive map charting these incidents here


In February 1942, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt issued Executive Order 9066, relocating all people of Japanese ancestry in the United States, documented and undocumented, into internment camps.


LGBTQ-focused student groups on campus aim to foster welcoming communities and enhance professional opportunities for LGBTQ individuals and allies, at several of the University of Michigan’s schools and colleges.