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March 26, 2015 - 5:51pm

Schlissel attends first congressional breakfast

BY NABEEL CHOLLAMPAT

University President Mark Schlissel addressed a crowd of roughly 300 alumni, students, guests and elected officials at his first University of Michigan Congressional Breakfast in Washington D.C. Wednesday.

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March 26, 2015 - 2:14am

Ahead of CSG elections, BAMN holds speak out

BY EMMA KINERY

Delaney Ryan/Daily

The activist organization By Any Means Necessary held a speak-out Wednesday night in the Michigan League to introduce the Defend Affirmative Action Party’s candidates for the ongoing Central Student Government election.

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March 26, 2015 - 12:19am

Twitter Talk: Congressional breakfast

BY DAILY STAFF

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March 25, 2015 - 8:58pm

Facing charges, former Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity members turn themselves in

BY CARLY NOAH

Two former members of the Sigma Alpha Mu fraternity facing charges after a January ski trip
turned themselves in to Ann Arbor Police on Wednesday morning.

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March 25, 2015 - 12:33am

In Other Ivory Towers

BY JACQUELINE CHARNIGA

Harvard Law professor sparks online dispute over EPA plan

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March 24, 2015 - 12:43am

Campus Voices: Chris Hughes and Bo Bradarich

BY KATIE SARKESIAN

Business sophomore Chris Hughes and LSA senior Bo Bradarich are co-presidents of Big Ticket Productions, a component of the University Activities Center that serves as the University’s concert production committee. The group brings big name artists to perform on campus with ticket prices designed to fit tight student budgets.

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March 23, 2015 - 12:40am

Menstrual pads plastered around campus draw attention to rape culture

BY IRENE PARK

Ruby Wallau/Daily

Menstrual pads marked with messages opposing sexism appeared around University campus over the weekend.

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March 22, 2015 - 11:33pm

This Week in History: Regents release presidential search documents

BY GENEVIEVE HUMMER

21 years ago this week (March 28, 1994)

The University’s Board of Regents released all documents pertaining to the 1988 presidential search following a six-year legal battle with two newspapers.

The files revealed the Board was prepared to nominate Vartan Gregorian, the president of the New York Public Library, for the job in June 1988.

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March 18, 2015 - 4:03pm

Students thank alumni donors during Hail Yeah! event

BY CARLY NOAH

On Wednesday, students had the opportunity to take part in a campus-wide philanthropy initiative titled “Hail Yeah!”

During the fourth annual Hail Yeah! event, students had the opportunity to sign postcards and write personalized messages of gratitude to University alumni who have given donations of $50 or less to the University.

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March 18, 2015 - 1:05pm

Struck pedestrian in critical condition

BY AMABEL KAROUB

Police are investigating an accident in which a car crashed into a pedestrian Wednesday morning.

The intersection of Fuller Road and Fuller Court was blocked off due to the crash, which occurred at about 8:30 a.m., MLive reported. A 24 or 25-year-old male was struck while crossing the road.

As of Wednesday afternoon, the patient was in critical condition in the hospital.

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March 16, 2015 - 12:21am

This Week in History: University attempts to ban Hash Bash

BY NEALA BERKOWSKI

21 years ago this week (March 22, 1994)

The University attempted to ban Hash Bash four times out of the five years prior, but all four times a judge ruled in favor of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws, who organized Hash Bash.

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March 12, 2015 - 4:53pm

New ranking puts U of M at 19th

BY NABEEL CHOLLAMPAT

In a set of rankings released Wednesday by the publication Times Higher Education, the University maintained its spot as one of the top-20 universities in the world.

The University was ranked as the 19th-best university in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings released on Wednesday.

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March 12, 2015 - 12:46am

Twitter Talk: Depression Center conference

BY DAILY STAFF

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March 12, 2015 - 12:36am

LSA dean talks tuition, his favorite tree during Twitter chat

BY IRENE PARK

What would you ask LSA Dean Andrew Martin?

Wednesday evening, Martin participated in an Ask Me Anything event on Twitter. Twitter users asked him questions using the hashtag #UMichTalks. The questions covered a wide variety of topics, including his experience at the University to his favorite tree on campus.

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March 11, 2015 - 4:29pm

Final suspect in DeWolf murder case sentenced to life in prison

BY ANASTASSIOS ADAMOPOULOS

Joei Jordan, the final suspect in the murder of Paul DeWolf, a University Medical School student, was sentenced to life in prison without parole, The Ann Arbor News reported on Wednesday.

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