Student Government

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The University of Michigan’s 2019 Central Student Government voter turnout ranked fourth highest across Big Ten schools, according to The Michigan Daily’s analysis of voting trends in student government elections. 

Change At Michigan, a Central Student Government campaign focused on increasing the organization’s connection to students, announced its candidacy for the March election Wednesday night.

 

Change At Michigan, a Central Student Government campaign focused on increasing the organization’s connection to students, announced its candidacy for the March election Wednesday night.

Arwa Gayar, Ford School of Public Policy senior, speaks on matters regarding remarks from Ben Gerstein, Central Student Government President, and university actions at the CSG meeting at the Union Tuesday evening.

More than 50 community members, including pro-Palestinian activists, gathered in the Wolverine Room of the Union Tuesday night to discuss the impact of anti-Palestinian comm

Ben Gerstein, Central Student Government President, apologizes to the student body for a video from high school where he makes remarks about Palestine.

Multicultural organizations at the University called for Ben Gerstein, president of Central Student Government and Public Policy junior, to apologize for remarks he made in a video and article about Palestine while in high school.

After a social media statement made by Students Allied for Freedom and Equality demanding public apologies from both Gerstein and CSG, Gerstein issued a statement on his personal Facebook page Wednesday afternoon apologizing for any harm caused and saying he no longer holds the views conveyed in the video.

CSG listens to student proposals at their weekly assembly in the Union Tuesday evening.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government convened in the Michigan Union Tuesday night to discuss allocations of Legislative Discretionary funding, to confirm new roles and to amend the election code. 

Congresswoman Debbie Dingell answers questions from students about the upcoming election and the housing crisis at the Central Student Government Representative Roundtable at the Union Anderson Room Tuesday afternoon.

U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor and multiple Ann Arbor City Council members gathered on Tuesday for a Representative Roundtable hosted by the University of Michigan Central Student Government. 

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Mobilize, a Central Student Government party “dedicated to running a campaign that prioritizes and empowers the voices of all students,” announced its intention on Monday night to have a slate of students seek CSG seats in t

Members of Central Student Government discuss new campaign rules at the CSG meeting in the Union Tuesday.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government convened Tuesday night in the Michigan Union to discuss asking the University to end their contract with Delta Air Lines and to revise CSG procedures in light of upcoming elections. 

CSG President Ben Gerstein reports on the State of Students to the CSG assembly in Pierpont Commons Tuesday event.

The University of Michigan Central Student Government met in Pierpont Commons Tuesday night to appoint new representatives, discuss executive projects regarding mental health and student accessibility to campus resources, as well as accommodations for student absences on election days.

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In response to the rising cost of exercise classes in Ann Arbor, the University of Michigan’s Central Student Government launched a program in conjunction with Michigan Recreational Sports last semester to eliminate barriers to physical and social wellness for low-income students.