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Betsy DeVos, the nominee for secretary of the U.S. Department of Education under President-elect Donald Trump, participated in a contentious confirmation hearing on Tuesday evening.

Last week, University of Michigan alum Midori Maeda was announced as one of ten runners-up from a pool of more than 7,000 applicants in PepsiCo and 21st Century Fox's "The Search for Hidden Figures" contest, which aims to recognize talented female researchers for their work in the STEM fiel

Last February, the South Quad dining hall was named as the source of a norovirus outbreak.

After students began expressing concern that there had been a norovirus outbreak earlier this week, University of Michigan spokesman Rick Fitzgerald confirmed that University He

Jim Harbaugh welcomes son John Harbaugh today with his wife Sarah.

Arriving earlier than expected, Jim Harbaugh and his wife Sarah’s newest son John Harbaugh was born yesterday at Mott’s Children’s Hospital. According to Harbaugh’s Twitter, John weighs 4 pounds and 13 ounces with an 18 inch wingspan.

On Wednesday, Secretary of the Army Eric Fanning spoke to a crowd of students, staff and faculty during a fireside chat with Alec Gallimore, dean of the College of Engineering, at the Chrysler Center on North Campus.

Last February, the South Quad dining hall was the source of a norovirus outbreak.

Since Monday, there has been ongoing speculation regarding a recent norovirus outbreak in certain dorms, dining halls and off-campus locations.

Republican Presidential Candidate Donald Trump speaks at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, MI in October 2016.

President-elect Donald Trump tweeted appreciation to Ford Motor Co. and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles on Jan. 9 following recent announcements by both companies to invest in U.S. plants.

Coach Harbaugh during a game against Maryland on November 5, 2016.

Jim Harbaugh, the University of Michigan football coach, scored one last time with the outgoing Obama administration on Friday.

Braylon Edwards, a former NFL wide receiver and University of Michigan student, announced via Twitter he would be returning to the University to finish his degree. In his tweet, he joked that he picked up a rigorous schedule for this semester.

The Michigan Theatre is a popular attraction in Ann Arbor.

The American Institute for Economic Research ranked Ann Arbor as the best small metro college destination on its 2017 list of top U.S. college destinations, released Wednesday morning.