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Michigan State University was fined $4.5 million by U.S. Department of Education Thursday.

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DPSS reports a gas leak close to North Quad Residence Hall at around 4:15 p.m Monday.

A gas leak was reported close to North Quad Residence Hall at around 4:15 p.m. on Aug. 26. The residential and academic areas of the building were evacuated. Multiple roads surrounding the leak were also closed. The cause of the leak is unknown at this time.


David Daniels, the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre and Dance professor currently on leave following multiple allegations of sexual assault, is denying a request to have his phone undergo foresnic examination under the Fifth Amendment right to not self incriminate, according to a r

Stephen M. Ross is facing backlash after hosting a Trump reelection fundraiser

This article has been updated to include an email from the Ross School of Business dean.


A motion filed by attorney Deborah Gordon on behalf of Andrew Lipian — a vocal performance graduate program alum and plaintiff in the ongoing Lipian v. University of Michigan case — Tuesday alleged the University engaged in practices “designed to harass and oppress” Lipian.


University of Michigan professor Lisa Disch, who teaches in both the political science and women’s studies departments, announced Wednesday she will be running against first-term incumbent

Former Michigan State University president, Lou Anna Simon retires from MSU August 31.

Lou Anna Simon, former Michigan State University president, will retire from MSU on Aug. 31.

University of Michigan’s Division of Public Safety and Security follows up investigation of an alleged noose at Michigan Medicine, concluding that it was actually a fishing knot Monday.

Following an investigation by the University of Michigan’s Division of Public Safety and Security, it was announced on Monday that a rope found June 20 on the workstation of two Michigan Medicine employees was tied in a fishing knot, rather than the


After being awarded a senior research fellowship at the Taubman Center for State and Local Government, which operates under Harvard University’s John F.

Demonstrators of the #CloseTheCamps protest gathered at U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell’s office Tuesday afternoon.

On Tuesday afternoon, demonstrators gathered at U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell’s office in Ypsilanti as part of the #CloseTheCamps nationwide protest.