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U of M grad student union ends strike, but safety concerns...

After nine days of striking, University of Michigan’s Graduate Employees Organization (GEO) voted Wednesday to end the strike and accept the university’s offer. The strike...

‘No confidence’ vote on U of M president fails

A vote for “no confidence” in University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel and his administration's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic on campus failed during...

Leaders agree on budget blueprint with 2 weeks until new fiscal...

Just a few weeks ahead of the state's new fiscal year, which begins on Oct. 1, leaders have come to an agreement on a...

DHHS: 11 K-12 schools, 16 colleges have coronavirus outbreaks

At least 11 public schools and 16 colleges and universities are reporting new or ongoing COVID-19 outbreaks, according to new data released by the...

MSU removes name of former KKK member from building

The Michigan State University (MSU) Board of Trustees on Friday unanimously approved the removal of Stephen Nisbet’s name from a university building. It followed...

Rough conditions for students in ‘bare bones’ U of M quarantine...

Matt Lujan, a University of Michigan senior, had only one hour to pack up everything he may need for two weeks before moving into...

State rolls out free tuition program for essential workers

Gov. Whitmer on Thursday announced a major $24 million investment to give better educational opportunities to frontline workers during the COVID-19 pandemic. She was joined...

U of M-Dearborn hosts separate ‘cafe’ events for people of color...

The University of Michigan-Dearborn held two virtual events Tuesday titled “Non-POC Cafe” and “POC Cafe” for students to discuss their experiences with race, but...

Union holds strike protesting U of M reopening plans

Over Labor Day weekend, members of the Graduate Employees’ Organization (GEO), a labor union that represents University of Michigan graduate student instructors (GSI) and...

Column: Campus outbreaks of COVID-19 were almost guaranteed

Scientists have learned a few things over the past six months as the COVID-19 pandemic has continued. We’ve learned that the virus that causes...

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