News Briefs

Music, Theatre & Dance alumni Benj Pasek and Justin Paul received a Golden Globe nomination on Monday for composing the song lyrics for “City of Stars,” a song from the recently released movie “La La Land” starring Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.

Sen. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) waves to audience members during President Barack Obama's visit to Ann Arbor at the Ray L. Fisher Stadium on November 7, 2016.

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell (D–Mich.) released her annual “Dingell Jingle” earlier this month, culminating political events from 2016 into a song.

Ronna Romney McDaniel, Michigan Republican Party chairwoman, is slated to be President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to head the Republican National Committee, national news outlets 

Throughout the next two weeks, several events will take place on campus to help students with studying for finals throughout the last couple of weeks of the semester.

Tuesday, the University of Michigan Health System was ranked among the top teaching hospitals in the country by the Leapfrog Group — a nonprofit group that reports on the quality of health care pr

Sen. Debbie Dingell (D-Mich.) speaks to audience members during President Barack Obama's visit to Ann Arbor at the Ray L. Fisher Stadium on November 7, 2016.

Sen. Debbie Dingell (D–Mich.) announced Thursday that the University of Michigan will be given a $2,470,600 grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation’s University Transportation Centers to research connected and automated vehicles.

The University of Michigan will receive about $100,000 in state grant funding to combat sexual assault, according to a Tuesday press release.

Slated to begin last Friday, election recount efforts in Michigan were put on hold until Monday morning after President-elect Donald Trump’s lawyers

Thursday, the University of Michigan Board of Regents will hold their final meeting of the calendar year.

The United States Army Corps of Engineers announced Sunday it will not approve construction plans on the Dakota Access Pipeline crossing under a lake near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in North Dakota.