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Valerie Sulfaro, currently a professor of political science at James Madison University, was considering switching out of her international relations subfield when she was 23 years old and in her first year of graduate school at the University of South Carolina in 1989.

Professor of Mathematics Ricardo Alfaro of UM-Flint voices his concerns with a Tri-Campus Task Force at the SACUA meeting in the Fleming Administration Building Monday.

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met Monday afternoon to elect new officers for the 2018-19 academic year and to hear concerns from University of Michigan-Flint Faculty Council regarding the Tri-Campus Task Force.

LSA Lecturer IV and LEO President Ian Robinson at the LEO Sit-In outside Provost Martin Philbert's office Friday.

On Friday afternoon, about 30 members of the Lecturers’ Employee Organization occupied a floor of the Fleming Administration Building.

Lecturers and LEO supporters gather in celebration at the #RespectTheLecs Block Party at The Cube Friday.

On Friday, the expiration date of the University of Michigan’s previous contract with the Lecturers’ Employee Organization, representatives met with the University’s administration for two bargaining sessions, one in the morning and one in the afternoon, to continue negotiating their new contract

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As a student at the University of Michigan, 2008 alum Aisa Villarosa fell in love with the Asian/Pacific Islander American Studies Program — housed in the American Culture Department — because it allowed her to learn about other cultures and her own heritage; she learned lessons she hadn’t

Warde Manuel speaks about the athletics program at the Senate Assembly meeting in Palmer Commons Monday.

At the final Senate Assembly meeting of the 2017-2018 school year, Athletic Director Warde Manuel presented closing thoughts about the winter sports season, and Chair Robert Ortega closed out his last Senate Assembly meeting as chair of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs.

A Nature Biotechnology study claims graduate students are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety compared to the general population.

A Nature Biotechnology study claims graduate students across the country are more than six times as likely to experience depression and anxiety compared to the general

LSA sophomore Moe Charara transferred to the University of Michigan this semester. He never seriously considered studying abroad at his previous college.

Panelists discuss the right to free speech on college campuses at the Graduate hotel Tuesday.

The National Center for Institutional Diversity hosted a discussion titled “Campus Inclusion and Free Expression: A Conversation with Higher Education Leaders” Tuesday night at the Gradua

Sociology professor Sandra Levitsky, recipient of the 2018 Golden Apple Award, gives her 'last lecture' on "Sociology and the Political Power of Optimism" at the Golden Apple Awards ceremony in Rackham Auditorium Monday.

In her last lecture, Sandra Levitsky, an associate professor in the Sociology Department, presented “Sociology and the Political Power of Optimism.” That is, the topic outlined her “ideal last lecture” — an annual event held Monday evening for this year’s