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September 22, 2017


November 5, 2013

U-M initiatives facilitate financial literacy among students

The university is taking multiple steps to put the issue of student financial literacy front and center through a variety of initiatives, including a mini-course through LSA, a debt-awareness initiative and a partnership with the National Endowment for Financial Education.

November 4, 2013

Upjohn gift to help preserve heirloom peony collection

A $500,000 gift from the granddaughter of U-M alumnus Dr. William E. Upjohn to Matthaei Botanical Gardens & Nichols Arboretum will help restore and protect the largest collection of heirloom peonies in North America.

November 4, 2013

U-M aims to offer entrepreneurial education to all undergrads

In an effort to offer formal entrepreneurship education to all U-M undergraduates within the next two years, Provost Martha Pollack has appointed Thomas Zurbuchen, an engineering professor with a proven entrepreneurial track record, as senior counselor for entrepreneurial education.

November 4, 2013

Victors for Michigan launch to draw U-M community, public

The public phase of the university’s Victors for Michigan campaign opens Friday as the university community and the public are invited to a series of communitywide events at Ingalls Mall and Hill Auditorium starting at 5 p.m.

November 4, 2013

Global experiences come alive in storytelling event

Global experiences can be poignant, funny, uplifting and sometimes unsettling. Faculty, staff and students will share their stories of those experiences Thursday at the second “Lost in Translation” event.

November 4, 2013

Associate research scientist mentors future engineers

Darren De Zeeuw studies weather, but he’s not concerned with rain clouds and cold fronts. As an associate research scientist for the College of Engineering’s Department of Atmospheric, Oceanic and Space Sciences, he works in space weather modeling.

November 4, 2013

First woman

U-M professor Elzada Clover made history as the first woman to navigate the notoriously treacherous Colorado.

November 4, 2013

Campus briefs

A roundup of news from around the university.

November 4, 2013

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.