Stories tagged: "University of Michigan"

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Michigan’s University Enrollment Drops Due to Pandemic

But are university students choosing not to enroll in online classes, or is there something more to it?

Flint residents and supporters wear shirts in 2016 that reads "Flint Lives Matter" as they wait outside the room where Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy testify before a House Oversight and Government Reform Committee hearing in Washington to look into the circumstances surrounding high levels of lead found in many residents' tap water in Flint, Michigan. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
Flint Settlement Is a Beginning, Not a Resolution, Says Activist Mom

Lashaya Darisaw cautions against thinking the Flint Water Crisis is resolved, and against forgetting the true scale of the disaster.

Ryan Henyard spoke with The 'Gander about the motivations behind his online police brutality teach-out available through the University of Michigan.
WATCH: U-M Has a Free Police Brutality Course. Here’s Your Inside Look at the Syllabus.

We caught up with course creator Ryan Henyard for a look at the crucial conversations reshaping the nation right now.

Course facilitators Ryan Henyard, R. L’Heureux Lewis-McCoy and Derrick Jackson. (Photos via Facebook)
U-M Tackles Racism and Police Brutality in Online Course

The free "teach-out" can help Michiganders understand how issues of race and police brutality affect communities of color.

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These Michigan Colleges Aren’t Seeing Enrollment Drops Over Coronavirus. Here’s Why.

More freshmen than expected are securing spots at key Michigan colleges, and the pandemic plays a big part in the reason.

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‘It’s Plain Wrong’: University of Michigan Won’t Raise Tuition Cost

As families face uncertainty in the midst of a pandemic and struggling economy, U-M’s proposed tuition increases for the fall failed in a rare tie vote.

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Why the University of Michigan Just Nixed a Presidential Debate

While President Trump is resuming rallies, U-M takes a different approach to ending the spread of the coronavirus.