BY AMRUTHA SIVAKUMAR
On Sunday, 15 groups of figure skaters and ice dancers participated in FrenchieSkate, an ice show at Yost Ice Arena that raised money for children with serious medical ailments.
BY JENNIFER CALFAS
While many University students traveled to the Golden Coast to laze in the sun over Spring Break, University President Mary Sue Coleman traveled to California for a different reason: to receive a Lifetime Achievement Award.
BY ANASTASSIOS ADAMOPOULOS
Protesters were lined up Thursday night to condemn the Ford School of Public Policy’s guest speaker John Negroponte, former director of national intelligence, former U.S. ambassador, former deputy secretary of state and currently a professor at Yale University.
BY SHOHAM GEVA
On Feb. 28, Deborah Dingell, John Dingell’s wife, spoke to a group of about 40 supporters at the Ann Arbor Downtown Home and Garden as part of a three-stop tour to officially announce her campaign for her husband’s seat in the U.S. House of Representatives.
BY YARDAIN AMRON
Deborah Loewenberg Ball, dean of the School of Education, received the 2014 Edward C. Pomeroy Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teacher Education, the University announced Thursday.
BY IAN DILLINGHAM
Upon their return from Spring Break, students on North Campus will have to change their daily routine with the closure of the Pierpont Commons Café for renovations. The former Commons Café will be overhauled and reopened as the Fireside Café in the fall.
BY IAN DILLINGHAM AND AMIA DAVIS
Taylor & Colt, an upscale men’s barber-spa, is expected to open its first U.S. franchise location on East Liberty Street sometime this summer. The Canada-based company currently operates five other locations in the Toronto area.
BY ARIANA ASSAF
An announcement from the University last Tuesday said the collaborative group received a $2.8 million, five-year grant from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to support the research.
BY IAN DILLINGHAM
The Student Union of Michigan hosted a protest to voice concerns about the administration’s handling of sexual misconduct cases on campus.
BY CAROLINE BARON
In a lecture Tuesday, Joseph Kolars, senior associate dean for education and global initiatives at the Medical School, emphasized the development of a curriculum that produces socially aware students. The lecture occurred as part of a series of town hall meetings aimed at professors, researchers, students and other members of the Medical School community.
BY SAM GRINGLAS
With just a few months behind the wheel of one of the world’s largest automakers, Mary Barra, the CEO of General Motors Company, has been selected to deliver the University’s spring commencement address at Michigan Stadium.
BY TANAZ AHMED AND MICHAEL SUGERMAN
Mae Jemison, the first woman of color to travel into space, delivered the keynote lecture for the 32nd annual Women of Color Task Force Career Conference at Hill Auditorium on Friday.
BY MAX RADWIN
The University’s Office of Student Conflict Resolution released its annual report for the 2012 to 2013 academic year Feb. 28, highlighting shifts in sexual misconduct policy as well as upward trends in alcohol violations.
BY MICHAEL SUGERMAN
The education portion of Obama’s 2015 fiscal year budget allots $69 billion in discretionary funding to the Department of Education, marking a 2-percent increase from the 2014 budget.
BY CLAIRE BRYAN
While the monthly meetings of the University’s Board of Regents could be considered efficient, complaints have recently been surfacing that the University's governing body is abusing Michigan’s Open Meetings Act.
BY PAULA FRIEDRICH
In Rembrandt’s painting The Anatomy Lesson of Dr. Nicolaes Tulp, inquisitive doctors in ruffled, white collars and goatees lean over a cadaver lit in the soft focus of the painter’s signature light. A print of this piece of interwoven science and art is perhaps nowhere better placed than where it hangs above the desk of Melissa Gross, associate professor of movement science, in the Central Campus Recreation Building.
BY EMMA KERR
The future of the AATA’s services is hinged on a proposed $700,000 millage that will appear on the May 6 ballot in three Washtenaw County communities.
BY ALLANA AKHTAR
Herrero-Olaizola was born in Bilbao, Spain, a city in the Northern Basque country. He had five siblings and was the youngest of the sons. In Spain, he attended a Catholic school for his primary education.
BY AMABEL KAROUB
While Abbey’s study focused on a broader age group, she said there have been many studies involving college students, as college is a time when sexual aggression is very common. Abbey attributed this prevalence to the social environment that encourages heavy drinking and casual sex.