University of Michigan http://wmuk.org en Obama Visits Ann Arbor, Calls for Higher Wage http://wmuk.org/post/obama-visits-ann-arbor-calls-higher-wage <p></p><p>President Obama’s campaign to raise the federal minimum wage brought him to Ann Arbor today. <a href="http://www.gongwer.com">Gongwer News Service </a>reports the president spoke to an audience at the University of Michigan this afternoon.</p><p>Obama told the group of mostly young people that raising the minimum wage to $10.10 per hour would raise millions of people across the country out of poverty “right away.”</p><p>The president also said that “nobody who works full time” should have to live in poverty.</p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 21:05:10 +0000 Sehvilla Mann 13354 at http://wmuk.org Obama Visits Ann Arbor, Calls for Higher Wage What do lesbians and dog show fans have in common? Holly Hughes says more than you think http://wmuk.org/post/what-do-lesbians-and-dog-show-fans-have-common-holly-hughes-says-more-you-think <p>Twenty years ago, performance artist Holly Hughes never would have seen herself doing dog shows. Now they're the subject of her one-woman show called <em>The Dog and Pony Show</em> which she’ll perform at her alma mater, <a href="http://www.kzoo.edu/">Kalamazoo College</a> Saturday night at 8 p.m.</p><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 01:43:29 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 8850 at http://wmuk.org What do lesbians and dog show fans have in common? Holly Hughes says more than you think New Mars mission to study loss of water, atmosphere http://wmuk.org/post/new-mars-mission-study-loss-water-atmosphere <p>A new spacecraft will be on its way to Mars in November to help us understand the planet’s atmosphere.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 02:37:08 +0000 Rebecca Thiele 8673 at http://wmuk.org New Mars mission to study loss of water, atmosphere