University of Michigan

9:43 pm
Thu September 19, 2013

What do lesbians and dog show fans have in common? Holly Hughes says more than you think

Holly Hughes
Credit University of Michigan

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 The Dog and Pony Show which she’ll perform at her alma mater, Kalamazoo College Saturday night at 8 p.m.

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10:37 pm
Thu September 12, 2013

New Mars mission to study loss of water, atmosphere

A model of the craft for the MAVEN mission to Mars.
Credit NASA

A new spacecraft will be on its way to Mars in November to help us understand the planet’s atmosphere. 

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6:31 am
Tue July 16, 2013

University of Michigan considering in-state tuition for undocumented students

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U-M regents also considering in-state tuition for any military member, currently serving or honorably discharged, regardless of where they live
The University of Michigan is expected to begin offering in-state tuition to undocumented students who can prove they graduated from a Michigan high school and attended at least some middle and high school in the state. The new policy, part of a sweeping overhaul of who is considered an in-state student, will be voted on Thursday by the university's Board of Regents.
10:57 am
Fri April 19, 2013

University of Michigan president Mary Sue Coleman to retire next year

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University regents say it will be a challenge to find someone with the experience needed to the institution
University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman will retire at the end of the 2013-14 school year when her current contract runs out, she officially announced Thursday. The Ann Arbor school's Board of Regents will launch a search for her replacement as the leader of one of the nation's elite public universities.
6:33 am
Tue April 9, 2013

Four fires reported in Ann Arbor after NCAA basketball champiosnhip game

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No injuries after the University of Michigan loses to Louisville Monday night
They came to party. They left thinking about class tomorrow. After spending all day getting hyped up about their basketball team playing for the national championship, University of Michigan students packed the Crisler Center, roaring their approval loudly and often. But as the game slipped away, they headed for exits, jamming into buses and heading back to central campus.