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July 1, 2014

Mary A. Rackham Institute brings together three centers

Effective Tuesday, the Mary A. Rackham Institute at U-M, directed by Cheryl King, brings together the University Center for the Child and Family, University Center for Language and Literacy, and Psychological Clinic.

June 26, 2014

Plaque honoring President Coleman to be unveiled in Union

President Mary Sue Coleman will be forever present at the Michigan Union after the Michigan Union Board of Representatives on Tuesday unveils a bronze plaque honoring her, and adds her portrait and service tribute to the display of U-M presidents. 

June 23, 2014

Lightning Safety Awareness Week puts focus on weather precautions

University officials would like to remind members of the campus community about important information to help plan for and response to various weather situations.

National Lightning Safety Awareness Week is June 22-28.

Washtenaw County's emergency broadcasters are:

June 23, 2014

U-M names Jones Luong director of International Institute

LSA Interim Dean Susan Gelman has named Pauline Jones Luong as director of the International Institute. She will serve a three-year term, effective July 1.

"I am honored and excited to lead the International Institute," said Jones Luong, professor of political science.

June 20, 2014

Labor panel rules on GSRA matter

A Michigan Employment Relations Commission ruling, released June 19, determined that graduate student research assistants at the University of Michigan are students, not employees, under the definition contained in the state Public Employment Relations Act.

June 23, 2014

Observatory nights stir awe, sense of adventure

In Victorian steam-era Ann Arbor of the mid- to late 19th century, the most extraordinary stargazing took some work.

To see stunning detail of the moon, Jupiter, Saturn and other celestial bodies, one had to reach up, grab thick ropes, and pull.

June 23, 2014

Munger Residences utilize modular design

Today is delivery day at the Munger Graduate Residences construction site, as 109 pre-assembled bathrooms packed in steel crates arrive three at a time on semi-trailers.

June 23, 2014

Campus briefs

Hill documentary wins Emmy Award


June 23, 2014

Ross social media specialist cooks up a storm

Christopher Ankney can trace his lifelong love of cooking back to afternoons of after-school TV.

"We didn't have cable growing up, and when I got home from school the only thing to watch was cooking shows on PBS. Julia Child and I went through a lot of awkward years together," he says.

June 18, 2014

ITS offering new easy-to-use videoconferencing service

Imagine the ease and benefits of crisp video and audio during conference calls. Imagine being able to connect with collaborators and meeting attendees from across the world, and not needing to worry about compatibility of software and hardware platforms and devices.


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