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May 22, 2018


May 21, 2018

Old School: Feeding the animals

In 1929, an anonymous benefactor paid for the construction of a small zoo behind the Alexander G. Ruthven Museums Building on Washtenaw Avenue. The donor in part hoped the zoo would bring comfort to the children in University Hospital across the street. 

May 17, 2018

Regents approve faculty promotions

The Board of Regents has approved recommendations for new appointments and promotions for faculty at U-M's Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses.