When George Sprague joined the maker movement, it was not anywhere near where it is today.
Sprague’s involvement in the do-it-yourself community that incorporates technology in inventions started way before maker culture even had a name.
Rita Chin, professor of history, has been awarded a 2018 Guggenheim Fellowship in the European & Latin American History category.
For the 10th consecutive year, the University of Michigan is recognized as a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation for its continued efforts and commitment to environmental stewardship.
Friends, family members and campus partners are invited to attend a memorial program to honor the lives and accomplishments of student members of the U-M family who died during this academic year.
The University of Michigan is building off a number of existing efforts to address campus sexual assault with the launch of a new working group focused on enhancing faculty and staff education and training related to sexual misconduct policy, reporting and its impact on the community.
During the month of April, several events are open to the university community and offer the opportunity to engage in a dialogue surrounding sexual misconduct.
After ending her almost 15-year career at the University of Michigan and retiring in 2016, Kristin Romelhardt returned to the Big House last year to volunteer at Spring Commencement.
The university's Precision Health initiative is accepting applications for Investigators Awards of up to $300,000 each over two years to support research projects that advance the field of precision health.
UM-Dearborn to host Susan B. Anthony Awards
University leaders say they are pleased with a new federal spending plan that will increase investments in scientific research and financial aid through the end of the fiscal year.
(Update: The Board of Regents approved these honorary degree at its March 29 meeting.)
President Mark Schlissel is recommending to the Board of Regents that the University of Michigan award four honorary degrees at its commencement exercises on April 28 at Michigan Stadium.
When Brian Stork began beekeeping, his intention was to teach his children about farming. What he had not anticipated, was the positive impact his honey would have in West Michigan.
Tim Taylor named new UM-Dearborn registrar
When Meagan Malm was a freshman at the University of Michigan, she had to choose a language requirement. She didn't want to do Spanish like she did in high school, so instead she chose Swahili, a language widely spoken in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda in Africa.
What some scientists envision as the master key to unlocking the mysteries of disease will be the topic of the annual RNA Symposium on March 30 sponsored by the U-M Center for RNA Biomedicine.
After dedicating 29 years of his career to fundraising for the University of Michigan, Vice President for Development Jerry May announced Thursday he will retire at the end of the year.
Ann Arbor community leaders Philip and Kathy Power have created the Power Family Program for Inuit Art at the U-M Museum of Art, positioning the museum as a national leader in the curation, exhibition and understanding of Inuit art.
The Michigan Society of Fellows has selected eight new fellows out of more than 900 applications to serve three-year appointments as postdoctoral scholars and assistant professors, beginning this fall.
The Senate Assembly on Monday elected three faculty members to fill seats on the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs, the executive arm of the University of Michigan's central faculty governance system.
Elected to three-year terms that begin May 1 were: