March 13, 2017
State & Community
March 10, 2017
The School of Information has announced the future establishment of two new information centers to improve communications infrastructure in underserved communities and advance data usage by organizations that serve populations in those areas.
March 8, 2017
President Mark Schlissel told a Washington, D.C., audience Wednesday that the University of Michigan continues its longtime commitment to be a leading international community of scholars.
March 6, 2017
March 2, 2017
President Mark Schlissel turned to the 200-year history of the University of Michigan to highlight the institution’s commitment to enhancing the public good for the people of Michigan during testimony March 2 in Lansing.
February 20, 2017
February 16, 2017
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research is establishing an open-access archive, DataLumos, where the public can archive valuable government data resources, ensuring their long-term availability.
February 13, 2017
February 9, 2017
Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday recommended an increase of 2.5 percent in higher education funding for Michigan's 15 public universities as part of his state budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year.
February 6, 2017
The University of Michigan's 2016 United Way employee giving campaign raised more than $1.3 million to support the Washtenaw County neighbors who need it most.
The dollars raised will benefit programs and services through either the Community Investment Fund or a nonprofit organization of each donor's choice.
February 6, 2017
February 1, 2017
More than 275 volunteers from the University of Michigan and around the community converged on Shapiro Library last weekend in an emergency effort to preserve scientific data that is at risk of disappearing from government websites.
January 30, 2017
January 26, 2017
In honor of the University of Michigan's bicentennial, a short-form documentary series exploring U-M's history and its connections to the present will air on Detroit Public Television beginning Wednesday.
January 24, 2017
Michigan's University Research Corridor was responsible for $2.15 billion in research and development spending in fiscal year 2015, an increase of 53 percent since 2007, according to the 10th Annual Economic Impact & Benchmark Report released Tuesday.
January 23, 2017
January 16, 2017
January 12, 2017
The sixth annual Social Impact Challenge will take place in Flint and is presented as a partnership between the Stephen M. Ross School of Business' Center for Social Impact in Ann Arbor and UM-Flint's Office of University Outreach.
January 6, 2017
The city of Ann Arbor on Friday announced the dates of its deer-management program that will include some University of Michigan property.
Earlier this fall, university officials agreed to participate in the city’s 2017 deer-management program as an act of good citizenship.
December 13, 2016
Moving society to next-generation transportation systems will take more than technology, and a new $2.47 million center led by the University of Michigan will explore the full picture of how communities can best transition to connected and automated vehicles.