July 04, 2020

election

  1. June 23, 2020

    U-M no longer hosting Oct. 15 presidential debate

    The University of Michigan will no longer host one of three presidential debates planned this fall in the run-up to the Nov. 3 general election, but related campus programming will continue.

  2. November 8, 2018

    What Proposal 1’s passage means for U-M employees

    Tuesday’s vote to legalize recreational marijuana use by adults will not change U-M policy or federal law, both of which prohibit the drug’s possession and use on university premises.

  3. November 6, 2018

    Scenes from Election Day

    Students cast their ballots at cardboard booths erected in the Michigan League. Complimentary cookies were on hand for voters. A person walks past campaign signs placed outside the Michigan League, where people voted throughout the day.
  4. October 22, 2018

    Ten seeking two eight-year terms in Board of Regents race

    Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are vying for two eight-year terms on the U-M Board of Regents in the Nov. 6 election.

  5. October 16, 2018

    Five regent candidates make their case at Senate Assembly forum

    Candidates for two seats on the Board of Regents presented their views Monday on a variety of topics, including college affordability, diversity, academic freedom, and the relationship among the U-M’s three campuses.

  6. October 10, 2018

    Tool measures ‘iffy’ news on social media in time for ’18 election

    As the midterm election approaches, U-M’s Center for Social Media Responsibility offers media and the public a tool to help monitor the prevalence of fake news on social media.

  7. November 6, 2017

    Statewide survey explores election problems, potential reforms

    A majority of local officials are very confident in their jurisdiction’s ability to administer accurate elections, but areas that hold nearly half the state’s population were more likely to report problems.

  8. June 26, 2017

    Halderman testifies in Senate’s Russia probe

    J. Alex Halderman, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, testified recently before a Senate panel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.

  9. November 9, 2016

    Incumbent Ilitch, challenger Weiser elected to Board of Regents

    Regent Denise Ilitch will return to the Board of Regents for a second eight-year term, and challenger Ron Weiser has been elected to fill the board’s other open position.

  10. October 24, 2016

    Ten seeking two seats in Board of Regents race

    Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are vying for two eight-year terms on the Board of Regents in the Nov. 8 election.