Tomorrow, I’m traveling to my home state of Michigan for the weekend. I’ll be attending the game tomorrow as my Northwestern Wildcats play the Michigan Wolverines in Ann Arbor. Many of you don’t care about football, but you might find it interesting, as I did, to learn that Northwestern’s defensive coordinator Mike Hankwitz is apparently a fan […]
Peter Mock of Berlin, Germany, and John German of Ann Arbor, Michigan, work for the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT). German automaker Volkswagen was recently exposed for perpetrating a massive deception by installing a small device on as many as 11 million diesel-powered vehicles designed to cheat emissions tests. Show More Summary
LPGA Volvik Championship set for May at Travis Pointe in Ann Arbor
The LPGA Tour has added an event in Ann Arbor, Michigan.
BIG BREAKING NEWS From Ann Arbor and Tel Aviv! More to Come from LJ. Here’s the official statement: ProQuest, an information solutions provider, central to global research, has signed an agreement to acquire Ex Libris Group, a leading global provider of library automation solutions. The capabilities of ProQuest and Ex Libris span expertise in print, […]
Paleontologists from the University of Michigan have uncovered a thrilling find only 10 miles south of Ann Arbor near the town of Chelsea, Michigan. A partial skeleton of a 12,000 year old mammoth was discovered—including parts of its skull, tusks, pelvis, and shoulder blades—but that’s not all. Show More Summary
The No. 13 Northwestern Wildcats and No. 18 Michigan Wolverines will battle for a critical early-season conference victory on Saturday, Oct. 10, at the Big House in Ann Arbor. Northwestern (5-0) opened the campaign with a stunning win...Show More Summary
Soybean farmer Jim Bristle was digging in a field in Lima Township, 10 miles southwest of Ann Arbor, Michigan, when he came across what he thought was an old bent fencepost. It was not a fencepost. It was a mammoth bone. When he realized it was a bone very much larger than any cow’s, Bristle [...]
A team of paleontologists from the University of Michigan unearthed the remains of a woolly mammoth near Ann Arbor, Mich.
The ascent of the Michigan football program seemed inevitable, but heading into a road test versus Maryland this weekend, head coach Jim Harbaugh has the Wolverines playing at a level of dominance recently unseen in Ann Arbor. Following...Show More Summary
Tick tock. Tick tock. A team of scientists from Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore (Duke-NUS) and the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor have discovered a molecular switch that regulates the body's circadian clock and allows it to keep time. Show More Summary
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — There is a logic of self-fulfillment that big college football programs have to use when trying to rebuild. The starting point is that you have to believe in your greatness just as a matter of faith. Then you force yourself to see proof when it isn't there. Show More Summary
I’m a big fan of going to both the State and Michigan theaters in downtown Ann Arbor, Michigan. What can I say, they’re my digs! That’s where I saw It Follows, Nosferatu with a live organist, Army of Darkness on the big screen, Paranormal Activity during its first run of 13 theaters, and more. They’re […]
An Ann Arbor woman's Facebook post lamenting rude questions about 20- and 30-somethings' plans to have children went viral over the weekend, drawing international media attention.
The members of the scrappy, punk-indebted shoegaze band Pity Sex live in two different cities, Ann Arbor and Philadelphia, but they haven’t let that stop them from banging together their new album White Hot Moon, the follow-up to 2013’s impressive Feast Of Love. As NPR reports, the first single from the new album is “What […]
At the Michigan Daily, a report from the field: Last Saturday, Rob Halpern read from his newest book, Common Place (Ugly Duckling Presse 2015), at Literati Bookstore in Ann Arbor; and Cosmo Pappas was there to see it. “As Halpern’s performance reminded the audience, a reading is not an audiobook.” Yes. More about Halpern in […]
The University of Michigan scored its most impressive win of the Jim Harbaugh coaching era thus far Saturday as the Wolverines dominated No. 22 BYU 31-0 at the Big House in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Maize and Blue dominated in all facets of the game from the opening kickoff, as the Cougars were outgained by a 448-105 margin in terms of yardage. Show More Summary
THEY’RE EVERYWHERE, AND CARS ARE THEIR ONLY NATURAL ENEMY: Ann Arbor approves hiring sharpshooters to kill deer.
ANN ARBOR, MI—Stressing the importance of physical and mental preparation for their upcoming game against UNLV, a wild-eyed, frenzied Jim Harbaugh reportedly informed all University of Michigan players Saturday that they would have to kill their pregame meal themselves. Show More Summary