June 23, 2020
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.
November 8, 2018
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.
November 6, 2018
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.
October 22, 2018
Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are vying for two eight-year terms on the U-M Board of Regents in the Nov. 6 election.
October 16, 2018
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.
October 10, 2018
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.
November 6, 2017
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.
June 26, 2017
J. Alex Halderman, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, testified recently before a Senate panel investigating Russian interference in the 2016 election.
November 9, 2016
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.
October 24, 2016
Ten candidates, including two incumbents, are vying for two eight-year terms on the Board of Regents in the Nov. 8 election.