News Briefs

As part of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week, Michigan Movement and the Shelter Association of Washtenaw County hosted a Campus Homelessness Awareness Day on the Diag at the University of Michigan on Tuesday to educate students on homelessness in Washtenaw County.

Members of the University of Michigan chapter of J Street have published a petition to incorporate Palestinian perspectives into Birthright trips.

Members of the University of Michigan chapter of J Street, an American advocacy group that promotes the efforts of “pro-Israel, pro-peace Americans,” have published a 

Red blood drop cutouts are placed around campus advertising the "Blood Battle" between Michigan and OSU on the Diag Thursday.

The University of Michigan and Ohio State University competes with football pads, helmets, and apparently Red Cross nurses and syringes.

Google granted $250,000 to the Michigan Engineering Zone, a University of Michigan program that provides engineering resources to high school students, at the grand opening of their new office in Detroit.

Mohamed Soumah, a University of Michigan custodian, is currently seeking refuge in the Ann Arbor Friends Meeting House to avoid deportation — he requires frequent dialysis due to a genetic kidney disease, and says he will die if deported.

In efforts to highlight the prevalence of misinformation, the Center for Social Media Responsibility of University of Michigan School of Information has developed the Iffy Quotient, which measures the proportion of “iffy” articles shared on a given social media platform.

Community Health Services of Michigan Medicine announced on Tuesday its commitment of $7.2 million to 26 projects in the Washtenaw County area that target the most pressing public health issues facing residents.

The University of Michigan-Ann Arbor campus enrollment has seen increased economic diversity and higher numbers of underrepresented students.

With another record number of applications submitted for the fall 2018 freshman class, the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor campus enrollment has seen increased economic diversity and higher numbers of underrepresented students, according to a

The University of Michigan released a statement Wednesday announcing the University will amend its policy on student sexual misconduct to incorporate an in-person hearing where the students involved in the sexual misconduct investigation can ask questions to each other and witnesses.

SAPAC members LSA Sophomore Nikki Dlsek and LSA Junior Richa Patel raise awareness of domestic and intimate partner violence with purple flags representing survivors on the Diag Wednesday afternoon.

In honor of Intimate Partner Violence Awareness Month, the Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center staged a demonstration Wednesday afternoon on the Diag.