The Michigan Daily photographers have selected their favorite photographs from the past academic year, highlighting some of the most important events and people that impacted the University.
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A protester takes refuge from the crowds during the St. Patrick’s Day riot on South University Avenue on March 17.
The Daily’s annual Fashion B-Side combined outfits inspired by movies and clothing. This portrait was inspired by “Edward Scissorhands.”
Tim Hardaway Jr. (10) and Trey Burke (3).
Trey Burke (3) reaches for the basket in a Feb. 5 game against Michigan State at Breslin Center. The Spartans won 64-54.
Business junior Manish Parikh and LSA sophomore Omar Hashwi, unofficially elected Central Student Government president
and vice president, had to attend a marathon 12-hour hearing that sought to determine if the pair committed any violations of the election code.
The Michigan hockey team celebrates its 3-2 overtime win. Sophomore defenseman Kevin Clare (4) scored the game-winning goal in the Great Lakes Invitational Championship on Dec. 31 at Joe Louis Arena in Detroit.
University students and Ann Arbor residents gather at Walgreen's on Jackson Ave. for the filming of “The Ellen Show” on Dec. 7, 2011.
A hot air balloon on North Campus as part of the University’s Go North! Initiative soars above the North Campus Diag on Sept. 22, 2011. More than 150 people rode the balloon as it climbed about 100 feet high.
President Barack Obama speaks at Al Glick Field House during his Jan. 27 visit to the University.
Roy Roundtree (12) moments after making the game-winning catch in Michigan’s first night game at the Big House on Sept. 10 against Notre Dame. Roundtree caught the ball with just two seconds left on the clock.
MVP Junior Hemingway (21) celebrates Michigan’s 23-20 victory over Virginia Tech University at the Superdome in New Orleans, La. in the Sugar Bowl on Jan. 3.
Students gather on the Diag to raise awareness for the deaths of Trayvon Martin and Shaima Al Wadi on March 26.
An attendee of the 40th Annual Ann Arbor Dance for Mother Earth Powwow at Pioneer High School on March 17.
Tank, a chihuahua, climbs on bookshelves at Red Shoes on Main Street. He is one of several pets that call downtown shops home.
Protesters march to Gov. Rick Snyder’s home in opposition of the state’s emergency financial manager on Jan. 16.
A firefighter after a tornado slammed Dexter on March 15.
Republican presidential hopeful and former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum looks at the crowd shortly before speaking to the Detroit Economic Club on Feb. 16.
Engineering sophomore David Oliver practices racing on Baseline Lake. The Michigan Sailing Team has gone to National College Sailing Championships for the past three years.