Viewpoints

After a long, hype-filled summer prepared us for the showdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton, we are finally done with presidential debates for the 2016 election season.

Earlier this month, a Walmart executive gave a surprising campus talk.

I had a delightfully cranky calculus teacher in high school. He had been teaching mathematics for a long time and he loved his job, partly because he enjoyed watching his students squirm in their seats.

From campaigns for gender equality to expressions of discontent over past athletic policies, student activism is very much at the core of our university’s history. By uniting to advance positive change, University of Michigan students drive discovery and shape innovation.

A philosophical take on the right to free speech.

Trigger warning: The following op-ed contains references to transphobia, suicide and sexual assault.

You already know what he said.

Diversity. It’s a complicated word, yet a pervasive one, especially at colleges and universities around the country.

Forty-three years ago, a coalition of Arab states led by Egypt and Syria attacked Israel on the Jewish high holiday of Yom Kippur, the holiest day of the Jewish year.

“Since my first visit in elementary school, I have been fairly certain that the University of Michigan is my favorite place on earth.” That is how I began one of my Common App essays some two years ago. At that point in time, the University of Michigan was flawless.