Match Day 2018
With the tearing of an envelope, 162 U-M medical students found out their fate Friday at noon, along with tens of thousands of their peers nationwide. U-M’s annual Match Day celebration reveals where graduating students have been accepted for residency training. This video captures the excitement and anticipation of students as they learn where they'll be going next on their educational journey.
The Reinventing Public Urban Transportation and Mobility — or RITMO — project is a new style of urban mobility system that is proposed for testing on U-M's North Campus this summer. In this video, RITMO project leader Pascal Van Hentenryck, Seth Bonder Collegiate Professor of Industrial and Operations Engineering, explains how the dynamic "hub-and-shuttle" system would work.
Hail and thank you
Students filled out thank-you cards at Pierpont Commons on Wednesday as part of the annual Hail Yeah! day of thanks. The event is aimed at educating students about the impact private support has on their Michigan education. Tables were set up across campuses so students could sign postcards and personal messages of thanks to Michigan alumni who donated $50 or less to the university in the past year. (Photo by Scott C. Soderberg, Michigan Photography)
Saving Michigan's beaches
Several lake towns along Michigan's western shoreline have faced costly damage to their beaches and structures because of fluctuating Great Lakes water levels. In this video, U-M researchers and municipal leaders discuss a program that trains local officials in coastal management.
2018 Golden Apple Award
Sandra Levitsky, associate professor of sociology, was surprised with the news she was this year’s recipient of the Golden Apple Award during a meeting with students at the LSA Building on Thursday. Levitsky was recognized for her engaging teaching style and passion for helping students succeed. (Photo by Scott C. Soderberg, Michigan Photography)