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December 13, 2016

American Talent Initiative participating institutions

Amherst College

Bates College

Davidson College

Dartmouth College

Duke University

Franklin & Marshall College

Georgetown University

Georgia Institute of Technology

Harvard University

Johns Hopkins University

Lehigh University

The Ohio State University

December 13, 2016

U-M among founding members of American Talent Initiative

The University of Michigan is among 30 of the nation's most respected colleges and universities launching a new initiative to substantially expand the number of talented low- and moderate-income students at the country's top undergraduate institutions.

December 9, 2016

New award to recognize international work of faculty, staff

Every year, thousands of University of Michigan students travel the world to gain international experience and understanding through study abroad, internships and service learning opportunities. And every year, U-M receives hundreds of foreign students and faculty who enrich the campus community.

December 12, 2016

Campus briefs

Provost awards research grants to UM-Flint

December 12, 2016

Graphic designer shares love of classic motorcycles

Going 15 miles per hour in a cramped parking lot, Julian Weisensel slammed on the brakes of his motorcycle and flew over the handlebars, crashing onto the asphalt right in front of his motorcycle safety instructor.

December 8, 2016

Diversity award for staff recognizes 10 individuals, five teams

Recipients of the eighth annual Distinguished Diversity Leaders Award for University of Michigan staff were celebrated Tuesday at a breakfast ceremony at the Michigan Union.

The award recognizes individual staff members and teams for their extraordinary commitment and dedication to diversity at U-M.

December 8, 2016

DDLA team awards

Child & Adolescent Gender Services Team

Kari Merryman, Sara Wiener, Ellen Selkie

December 5, 2016

Campus briefs

Keynote speakers announced for UM-Dearborn commencement

December 5, 2016


Bob Fraser, Mardigian Library associate director for graduate programs, research and scholarly communication and librarian, intermittent lecturer in education, College of Education, Health and Human Services, University of Michigan-Dearborn, has received the 2016 University Librarian Achievement Award.

December 5, 2016

U-M gynecologist helps women and children in Ethiopia

While gazing out the third-floor window at the University Health Service, Dr. Susan Ernst recalls her life purpose: "I feel like advancing reproductive care for women and working to promote the dignity of all women, particularly those challenged with physical and cognitive disabilities, is my calling."

November 30, 2016

More than $5.5M raised from 7,364 donors in annual Giving Blueday

Donors to the University of Michigan made gifts totaling $5,541,901 during the third annual Giving Blueday, which coincided with Giving Tuesday, a worldwide day of giving.

Total giving surpassed last year’s donations by more than $1 million. More than 7,364 donors gave to Michigan. Most gifts were less than $100.

November 30, 2016

University selects new supplier for multi-function devices

Xerox is the University of Michigan's new supplier for multi-function devices, which offer several imaging functions, including copying, printing, faxing, and scanning.

There are approximately 2,000 such devices in use across the Ann Arbor, Flint, and Dearborn campuses as well as the U-M Health System.

November 30, 2016

Stamps School DE&I plan includes diversity-related courses

Diversity has long been a central value at the core of the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design and for its students, faculty and staff. Now, as part of its new Stamps Curricular Initiative, the school is developing a diversity-related curriculum to better reflect that value.

November 23, 2016

U-M encourages community to give back during Giving Blueday

The University of Michigan will conduct its third annual Giving Blueday, a 24-hour fundraising campaign that coincides with Giving Tuesday Nov. 29.

U-M joined the Giving Tuesday movement — a worldwide initiative celebrating giving back — in 2014 with its own giving day.

November 22, 2016

Record email, print publication to take Thanksgiving break

Wednesday's University Record email will be the last one sent until Nov. 30, as the Record's online and print editions will take a break over the Thanksgiving holiday.

There will be no print edition of the Record on Nov. 28. It will return Dec. 5, and the final print edition of the semester will be Dec. 12.

November 22, 2016

Schlissel outlines support for undocumented, international students

The University of Michigan has joined dozens of major universities and colleges in urging the federal government to continue and expand a policy that would allow undocumented college students to finish their studies, President Mark Schlissel said Monday.


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