March 21, 2016
State & Community
March 16, 2016
President Mark Schlissel told a Washington, D.C., audience Wednesday that his priorities in the coming years include academic excellence, diversity and encouraging the faculty to engage with the public to promote the University of Michigan’s mission and research.
March 14, 2016
March 7, 2016
February 29, 2016
The University of Michigan officially launched its Wolverine Pathways program with a kickoff event at the Michigan Union on Feb. 27, welcoming nearly 200 students from the Ypsilanti and Southfield school districts and close to 300 parents.
February 25, 2016
The University of Michigan campus community can expect delays in the coming months as the state and the city of Ann Arbor continue necessary road projects throughout the community.
February 24, 2016
The Ann Arbor Connector took another step forward as officials working on the project have recommended light rail as the proposed mode of transportation.
February 23, 2016
While local leaders say police forces across Michigan have good overall relations with their communities, those in larger cities worry about the possibility of civil unrest after well-publicized incidents in Ferguson, Missouri, and Baltimore.
February 23, 2016
Tall fences, barbed wire and an "orangey-brick building" with few windows loomed as University of Michigan students arrived at Thumb Correctional Facility for their first photography workshop.
February 22, 2016
February 17, 2016
The University of Michigan's 2015 United Way employee giving campaign, the largest of the Big Ten universities, raised more than $1.33 million dollars to support life-saving programs and services in the community.
February 15, 2016
February 11, 2016
Gov. Rick Snyder is recommending a 4.3 percent budget increase for the state's 15 public universities.
The governor announced his recommendation Wednesday as part of his overall state budget plan for fiscal year 2017. The overall recommendation of $1.4 billion would bring total state higher-education funding back to 2011 levels.
February 10, 2016
The annual Face Off Blood Challenge against Michigan State University is underway and runs through Feb. 25.
Faculty, staff and students may make an appointment to donate on the American Red Cross website using the sponsor code "goblue."
February 8, 2016
January 29, 2016
Faculty members from all three University of Michigan campuses met at UM-Flint on Friday to discuss ideas for research collaborations and opportunities to work with community organizations responding to the Flint water crisis.
January 26, 2016
Michigan's University Research Corridor contributed $17.5 billion to Michigan's economy in fiscal year 2014, an increase of $700 million over the previous year, according to the Ninth Annual Economic Impact & Benchmark Report released Tuesday.
January 22, 2016
The Detroit Police Athletic League and its partners have raised millions to convert the old Tiger Stadium into its headquarters and playing field space for local youths that the nonprofit group serves.
But how will it sustain funding in the years to come while including historical, community and youth development priorities?
January 25, 2016
January 21, 2016
Faculty, staff and students from all three University of Michigan campuses are coming together over the water crisis in the city of Flint to offer everything from research expertise and accurate information on the situation to water filters and bottled water.