April 02, 2020

All Headlines

  1. March 27, 2020

    Alternative child care services available during the pandemic

    Kids Kare at Home is a service for U-M faculty, staff and students when regular child care is unavailable, and it remains open during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  2. March 27, 2020

    U-M adopts alternative grading for graduate, professional courses

    Graduate and most professional degree programs at U-M’s Ann Arbor campus are adopting an alternative grading policy for the remainder of the semester to address challenges related to COVID-19.

  3. March 26, 2020

    Regents Roundup — March 2020

    Other items approved by the Board of Regents at its meeting March 26 meeting.

  4. March 26, 2020

    U-M dismisses David Daniels from SMTD faculty

    David Daniels has been dismissed from his role as professor of voice in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance. He had been on administrative leave since August 2018 following public allegations of sexual misconduct.

  5. March 26, 2020

    U-M will establish new lines of credit up to $1 billion

    U-M is working to establish additional lines of credit for up to $1 billion for general operating purposes to enhance the university’s financial safety net in the event of a financial emergency.

  6. March 26, 2020

    UM-Flint will get new active-learning classrooms

    A portion of the William S. White Building will undergo renovation to accommodate growing academic programs in the UM-Flint College of Health Sciences and the School of Nursing.

  7. March 26, 2020

    Regents approve Susan Collins to be interim provost

    Susan M. Collins has been appointed U-M’s interim provost and executive vice president for academic affairs. She had been serving in an acting capacity since late January.

  8. March 26, 2020

    Rebecca Cunningham appointed vice president for research

    Rebecca Cunningham, an emergency medicine physician whose research addresses critical issues ranging from firearm violence to opioid abuse, has been appointed vice president for research.

  9. March 26, 2020

    Martino Harmon named U-M vice president for student life

    Martino Harmon, who currently serves as the senior vice president for student affairs at Iowa State University, has been appointed vice president for student life at U-M effective July 1. 

  10. March 26, 2020

    HR announces benefit updates in response to COVID-19

    Members of the U-M community covered under university health plans now have coverage for virtual medical and behavioral health visits, and cost sharing is waived for virtual medical visits through April 30.