University of Michigan
News for Faculty and Staff

October 22, 2017

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March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Research

Under President Mary Sue Coleman's leadership, U-M has seen a dramatic 77 percent growth in its annual research budget to more than $1.3 billion annually, greater than any other public university, and second among all universities.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: College affordability

Through nearly her entire 12 years as U-M president, Mary Sue Coleman and the university's budget team have been working hard to keep the cost of attendance in check during a time of economic decline in the state and falling state funding for universities.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: U-M Health System growth

The last decade under President Mary Sue Coleman’s leadership saw tremendous growth at the U-M Health System, which includes the Hospitals & Health Centers, the Medical School and other units.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Entrepreneurship

The university has a long tradition of entrepreneurship education dating back to 1927, but those early seeds have sprouted and grown into a lush garden of offerings during the last 12 years under President Mary Sue Coleman.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Arts and creativity

Our understanding of the works of William Shakespeare, the Gershwin brothers, Orson Welles and Robert Altman was advanced at U-M under President Mary Sue Coleman's watch, along with prominent arts-related initiatives.

March 10, 2014

Top accomplishments: Economic development

Under President Mary Sue Coleman's leadership, U-M has been a leader in creating and supporting several key collaborations among government, industry and academia toward building a strong economy.

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