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  1. February 3, 2023

    Brain health, concussions, sports: A long-term connection?

    The Michigan Alumni Brain Health Study will examine whether sport participation and concussions are associated with later-life brain health in former U-M athletes and nonathletes.

  2. February 3, 2023

    Symposium will explore universities’ institutional history

    U-M will host a symposium at noon Feb. 10 focusing on what it means for universities to uncover and reckon with their institutional pasts with regard to diversity, equity and inclusion.

  3. February 3, 2023

    $1.2M grant supports effort to build DEI leadership capacity

    The National Center for Institutional Diversity has been awarded $1.2 million over three years from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a suite of tools and resources for leadership capacity building.

  4. February 2, 2023

    Fish preserves earliest fossilized brain of backboned animal

    A 319 million-year-old ray-finned fish fossil at U-M provides new information about early evolutionary history. The fossil was pulled from a coal mine in England more than a century ago.

  5. February 1, 2023

    Occupational therapist adds custom touch to patients’ hand splints

    Augusta Simmons, a board-certified hand therapist, has been fitting patients with splints for over 25 years, the past six at the Northville Health Center.

  6. February 1, 2023

    University joining worldwide alliance to advance global role

    U-M has accepted an invitation to join the U7+ Alliance of World Universities, an international alliance of university presidents who work together to address pressing global challenges.

  7. February 1, 2023

    U-M launches first phase of effort to amplify research, scholarship

    U-M has launched the first phase of its new presidential strategy to bolster resources and personnel to help faculty achieve their research and scholarship goals in key strategic areas.

  8. January 31, 2023

    Medical School withdraws from U.S. News annual rankings

    The Medical School has announced it will no longer participate in the annual U.S. News & World Report rankings of medical schools. The magazine’s criteria to rank medical schools has long been a concern at U-M.

  9. January 31, 2023

    Seventeen faculty members named 2022 AAAS fellows

    The American Association for the Advancement of Science has elected 17 U-M faculty and staff members as 2022 fellows for their scientifically and socially distinguished achievements.

  10. January 31, 2023

    Update on the strategic visioning and campus planning process

    In an email to the campus community, President Santa J. Ono said that in the next year the U-M community “will engage in a collective process to imagine our future and chart the course ahead.”