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October 25, 2014


October 24, 2014

Pulitzer Prize author Alice Walker to speak at U-M

Internationally celebrated author and activist Alice Walker will deliver the annual Zora Neale Hurston Lecture, presented by the University of Michigan Department of Afroamerican and African Studies and the U-M Center for the Education of Women.

October 24, 2014

Measures to avoid hospital readmission often don't work

Health care interventions designed to keep patients from having to be readmitted to the hospital are proving unsuccessful, a researcher from the University of Michigan School of Public Health and a colleague have found.

October 24, 2014

Obituary: Eloise Ruth (Edson) Snyder

Eloise Ruth (Edson) Snyder, retired publications director for the Institute of Gerontology, died Oct. 13 at home in Burcham Hills, East Lansing, where she had lived for the past five years. She was 93.

October 24, 2014

Lloyd Shelton receives 2014 Neubacher Award

Regent Julia Darlow presented the 25th annual James T. Neubacher Award to second-year Master of Social Work student Lloyd E. Shelton at a ceremony Friday morning.