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June 23, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

June 13, 2014

Legislature approves increased funding for higher education

The state Legislature has concluded its work on the state budget for higher education for fiscal year 2015, approving legislation that would increase overall state funding by 5.9 percent.

Increased funding to the state’s 15 public universities ranges from 3.9 percent to 9.2 percent.

June 9, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

June 2, 2014

Colder-than-normal Lake Superior could push up water levels

Surface-water temperatures above the deepest parts of Lake Superior are expected to be at least 6 degrees Fahrenheit colder than normal by August, delaying the onset of the evaporation season and raising water levels at a faster-than-normal clip.

May 29, 2014

URC a major factor in Michigan's 'Blue Economy,' report says

Michigan's University Research Corridor is playing a major role in protecting the water resources of Michigan and the Great Lakes region, and using those resources to promote economic development in the state and globally, a new report shows.

May 8, 2014

UMHS' service to community tops $429 million

The U-M Health System provided more than $429 million worth of community services in fiscal year 2012 — 60 percent of it in the form of covering patients' unpaid medical costs, according to Michigan Health & Hospital Association data released Thursday.

May 5, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

April 28, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

April 22, 2014

U-M admission policies to remain unchanged after court's ruling

The university will not make any changes to admissions policies after Tuesday's decision by the U.S. Supreme Court upholding Proposal 2 of 2006, because U-M policies already are consistent with the state's ban on the consideration of race in college admissions.

April 21, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

April 17, 2014

President Coleman supports local bus service expansion

President Mary Sue Coleman told an Ann Arbor-Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce audience Wednesday that expanded local transit service would be good for the thousands of U-M faculty, staff and students who rely on the buses.

April 14, 2014

Event draws volunteers eager to translate for a purpose

Three students working on a campus welcome brochure had to stop for a brief discussion about how to translate the organization's name into Mandarin.

The Spectrum Center's literature says the group works to promote inclusion on campus, with particular emphasis on sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression.

April 14, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

April 7, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

March 31, 2014

Higher ed briefs

News from other Michigan public universities and U-M peer institutions across the nation.

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