August 08, 2020

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  1. July 16, 2020

    Regents approve four Distinguished University Professors

    Faculty members Arthur Lupia, Annemarie Sullivan Palincsar, Lutgarde M. Raskin and Donald R. Zak have received one of U-M’s top honors as Distinguished University Professors.

  2. July 16, 2020

    Four University Diversity and Social Transformation Professors named

    Vincent Hutchings, Amy Schulz, Daphne C. Watkins and Camille Wilson have been named recipients of the University Diversity and Social Transformation Professorship.

  3. July 16, 2020

    Susan Collins approved as university’s next provost

    Susan M. Collins, a public policy and economics professor and former Ford School dean who had been U-M’s interim provost, has been named provost and executive vice president for academic affairs through June 30, 2022.

  4. July 16, 2020

    Obituary: Richard Anders Johnson

    Richard Anders Johnson of Ann Arbor, retired clinical professor in the School of Dentistry, died June 28 at age 78.

  5. July 16, 2020

    Obituary: Charles E. Olson Jr.

    Charles E. Olson Jr., professor emeritus in the School for the Environment and Sustainability, died June 28.

  6. July 15, 2020

    Committee to support U-M health efforts during pandemic

    President Mark Schlissel has established a 15-member COVID-19 Campus Health Response Committee to support the health of the university community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

  7. July 15, 2020

    University policy requires face coverings anywhere on all campuses

    The university is requiring all faculty, staff, students and visitors to wear a face covering over their mouth and nose anywhere on its Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Flint or medical campuses.

  8. July 15, 2020

    VP for Government Relations Cynthia Wilbanks announces year-end retirement

    Cynthia H. Wilbanks, who has served as U-M’s vice president for government relations and directed its relationships at the local, state and federal levels for 22 years, will retire at year’s end.

  9. July 15, 2020

    Michigan Athletics announces ticket policies for 2020 football season

    The athletic department says that if U-M is able to have a 2020 football season, the seating capacity of Michigan Stadium will be reduced, or games could be played without fans due to COVID-19.

  10. July 14, 2020

    Federal government rescinds new international student restrictions

    The Trump administration has rescinded a rule that would have required international students across the United States to take in-person classes this fall or face possible deportation.