Upcoming Events

  • Date/Time: 
    Sunday, February 18, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
    Location: 
    Paul Brentlinger Conference Room

    Former Daily photographer Steve Kagan visits from his home in Chicago, along with his friend, Howard Reich, Arts Critic for The Chicago Tribune. They will lead separate discussions with photographers and writers, and other interested students and alumni, in this talk sponsored by the Kristopher Gillette Photography Education Fund. 

  • Date/Time: 
    Monday, February 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
    Location: 
    Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Bldg. Board Room

    Video-conference meeting for remote participants, with staff and local board members participating from on-site, when possible. 

    Board meetings are open to the public, with time for public comment near the beginning of each meeting. 

  • Date/Time: 
    Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 5:15pm to 6:15pm
    Location: 
    Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Bldg. Board Room

    This Alumni Talk is in the format of a panel discussion, featuring a group of fascinating writers and editors who will discuss successful pitching of freelance articles to publications.

    Former Daily news writer Anna Clark, pictured above, has freelanced across the spectrum of high-profile national publications, with a book about the Flint water crisis coming out soon; Jen Conlin, Deputy editor for Michigan Alumnus magazine who is a former Michiganensian staff member; and Stuart Emmrich, the new Business section editor at New York Times, and previously the NYT Styles editor for seven years. Both Jen and Stuart have worked together as writer/editor and can talk about the give-and-take of that relationship. Jen and Stuart both serve on our Board, as well.

    BIOS:

    Anna Clark is a journalist in Detroit. Her writing has appeared in ELLE MagazineThe New York TimesThe Washington PostPOLITICO, the Columbia Journalism ReviewNext City, and other publications. She has been a Fulbright fellow in Nairobi, Kenya, and a Knight-Wallace journalism fellow at the University of Michigan. Anna edited A Detroit Anthology, a Michigan Notable Book, and her book, The Poisoned City: Flint’s Water and the American Urban Tragedy, will be published in 2018 by Metropolitan Books, an imprint of Henry Holt. Anna graduated from the University of Michigan’s Residential College and from Warren Wilson College’s MFA Program for Writers. She cut her teeth as a GA and administration reporter for the Michigan Daily.
     
     
     
  • Date/Time: 
    Monday, March 19, 2018 - 5:30pm
    Location: 
    Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Bldg. Board Room

    Board meetings are open to the public, with time for public comment near the beginning of each meeting. 

  • Date/Time: 
    Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 2:00pm
    Location: 
    Holly and John Madigan Newsroom

    Join us as we present the Scholarship and Award winning students for the upcoming 2018 Academic Year, and welcome Scholarship Donors who have helped keep our publications going strong with their focused student support. We celebrate with a brief presentation, preceded by a reception with delicious food and refreshments.

  • Date/Time: 
    Sunday, April 15, 2018 - 4:30pm
    Location: 
    Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Bldg. Board Room

    Board meetings are open to the public, with time for public comment near the beginning of each meeting. 

    Note: today's meeting is held on a Sunday, to accomodate the awards ceremony earlier in the day.

  • Date/Time: 
    Saturday, April 28, 2018 - 12:00pm
    Location: 
    Stanford Lipsey Student Publications Building

    Following the University of Michigan Commencement Ceremony, we welcome our students and their guests to celebrate the achievements of the Class of 2018! A light meal and refreshments are served, along with cake and big smiles!