November 20, 2019

All Headlines

  1. November 13, 2019

    Schlissel’s trip highlights U-M collaborations with India

    A weeklong trip by President Mark Schlissel to India on Nov. 4-8 focused on new research collaborations, building on the current partnerships and engaging with alumni.

  2. November 12, 2019

    First snow

    Images from the aftermath of Monday’s snowstorm.

  3. November 12, 2019

    Research shows how wealth begets educational disparity

    Research led by U-M sheds light on how wealth influences learning outcomes, and why it may be a greater driver of socioeconomic disparities in educational achievement than income alone.

  4. November 12, 2019

    Challenge helps increase student voting across Big Ten

    College students across the 14 member institutions of the Big Ten Conference voted in record numbers during the 2018 midterm elections following a challenge put forth by the school presidents.

  5. November 11, 2019

    Snowstorm brings reminder of U-M’s severe-weather policy

    Monday brought an early, yet snowy example of winter weather’s impact on faculty and staff, and with it a reminder from campus leaders about the policy for reducing operations in an emergency weather situation.

  6. November 11, 2019

    Study identifies what humans want in automated cars

    Agreeable, conscientious and stable. These are three human personality traits that, it turns out, people want to see in driverless cars regardless of whether they possess those traits themselves, according to a new U-M study.

  7. November 11, 2019

    Faculty Senate session called over umbrella misconduct policy

    The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs has called a meeting of the full Faculty Senate to discuss and collect input on U-M’s draft umbrella policy on sexual and gender-based misconduct.  

  8. November 11, 2019

    OIE releases faculty and staff sexual misconduct report

    Reports of sexual misconduct involving faculty and staff at U-M decreased in fiscal year 2019, according to the annual report on employee sexual misconduct, issued by the Office for Institutional Equity.

  9. November 11, 2019

    Accolades — Nov. 11, 2019

    Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.

  10. November 11, 2019

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university.