President Mark Schlissel and Robert Sellers, vice provost and chief diversity officer, praised dozens of faculty and staff members at a breakfast celebrating the diversity, equity and inclusion implementation leads for their early progress.
A University of Michigan institute is reviewing its goals and objectives in an effort to foster innovation and create positive economic impact for communities and economies nationwide.
Friday's email edition of The University Record is the last daily edition until the start of the fall semester Sept. 5. A weekly version will be emailed to subscribers each Wednesday during the rest of the spring and summer.
One glance at the hundreds of colorful fabric scraps scattered throughout Sherri Smith's office, and it's easy to see she's got art projects on her mind.
Smith, the Catherine B. Heller Collegiate Professor of Art, is the first and only tenured fabrics professor at the Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design.
UM-Flint connects community with data through Map Flint
The University of Michigan has been awarded a five-year, $20 million grant from the federal government to form a research institute focused on sustainable management of the Great Lakes.
People using the Thompson Street Parking Structure or driving along South Division Street just off campus may experience temporary changes during a resurfacing project set to begin Monday.
Peggy McCracken has been named director of the University of Michigan Institute for the Humanities. Her appointment is effective July 1 and runs through June 30, 2022. She replaces Sidonie Smith, who is stepping down after five years as director.
The Institute for the Humanities has awarded fellowships to 10 faculty members and eight graduate students to support research projects they will pursue during 2017-18.
The Rackham Program in Public Scholarship, with support from the U-M Office of Research, has announced its 2017 Grants in Public Scholarship awards to graduate students.
Professor Donald Kinder is among 84 new members and 21 foreign associates named to the National Academy of Sciences this year, the organization announced Tuesday.
Benjamin Rathi, a business and computer science senior at the University of Michigan, already had a successful startup under his belt when he won a spot on the Zell Early Stage Fund as a junior.
The inspirational words and work of leaders past and present served as a guiding light for University of Michigan graduates as they began their own journeys into the future at Spring Commencement on Saturday.
To raise awareness about mental health in the United States, May is recognized as National Mental Health Month. According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, one in four adults — approximately 61.5 million Americans — will experience mental illness in a given year.
Damon A. Williams urged University of Michigan graduates to discover their passions, outlined what they should do to achieve more and called on them to make America great for all of its residents.
Michigan Union renovation designers earn environmental design award
Building on the success of its first online teach-outs, the Office of Academic Innovation is inviting faculty to propose another round of the weekend-long learning experiences that are based around timely topics.
Three U-M graduate students have received the David L. Boren Fellowship for 2017-18 through a major federal initiative designed to build a broader and more qualified pool of U.S. citizens with foreign language and international skills.
President Mark Schlissel was in Washington, D.C., this week urging key lawmakers to reject proposed federal budget cuts that would do serious damage to the nation's research and education enterprise.