Campus Life

Lawyer, Nobel Peace Laureate, and human rights activist Shirin Ebadi speaks about gender and sexuality in the Islamic culture at Rackham Graduate School Wednesday night.

Nobel Peace Laureate Shirin Ebadi received a standing ovation from more than 300 students and faculty for her lecture on gender and sexuality in Islamic cultures Wednesday.

Co-founders and co-cEOs of theSkimm, Carly Zakin and Danielle Weisberg, speak about their newsletter and the 2016 election at North Quad Wednesday night.

The co-founders of theSkimm, a popular daily online newsletter, spoke to a group of roughly 45 students in North Quad Residence Hall Wednesday night as part of a nationwide campaign urging college students to vote in the upcoming presidential election.

Mark Bernstein, member of the Board of Regents, presents the James T. Neubacher Award to Cooper Charlton in Rackham on Wednesday.

The University of Michigan presented Cooper Charlton, former Central Student Government president and University alum, with the James T. Neubacher Award Wednesday for his commitment to mental and physical health support during his tenure.

Project Healthy Schools program manager Jean DuRussel-Weston speaks at "Fast Food for Thought: 10 tiny talks about food and agriculture" at the Dana building on Tuesday.

In the third annual Fast Food for Thought, 10 University of Michigan faculty members came together Tuesday night for a fast-paced discussion about fast food and its environmental, agricultural and health implications.

At a mandatory screening of the film “HAZE” Tuesday, a pseudo-documentary that explores a negative and violent depiction fraternity and sorority life, more than 120 members of Greek life left after a contentious debate during Q&A with the film’s director, David Burkman.

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About 20 students gathered on the Diag Tuesday for a vigil held by student group Michigan Pakistanis in response to an attack on a police training college in Quetta, Pakist

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Marc Edwards, professor of civil engineering at Virginia Tech, delivered the Walter J. Weber Jr. Distinguished Lecture in Environmental and Energy Sustainability to an audience of about 100 students, faculty and staff Tuesday at the Gerald Ford Presidential Library.

Graham MacIndoe and Susan Stellin, authors of the book "Chancers: Addiction, Prison, Recovery, Love", speak about  MacIndoe's heroin addiction, time in prison, and recovery in the context of the criminal justice system in East Quad on Monday.

The University of Michigan’s Residential College hosted a discussion on issues of criminal justice, incarceration and drug addiction Monday evening.

University of Michigan Housing residential advisors and other staff members hold signs that read "You Belong Here" as they gather at the final meeting point of the march on the Diag Monday.

About 400 University of Michigan Housing residential advisers, peer academic success specialists, diversity peer educators and other staff members participated in three collaborative marches across Central Campus, North Campus and the Hill Neighborhood Monday evening.

Kent Key, director of the Office of Community Scholars and Partnerships at Michigan State University’s College of Human Medicine, discusses the Flint Water Crisis at the Ford School of Public Policy on Monday.

About 100 people gathered in the Ford School of Public Policy Monday to hear personal experiences and reactions to the Flint water crisis from a diverse group of panelists, including activists and government workers.