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September 24, 2018


July 23, 2018

Old School: Failed predictions

Albert Porta, a professor of civil engineering at Santa Clara College in California, developed a weather and earthquake forecasting service. Despite media perceptions, he never served on the U-M faculty, but a U-M professor and The Michigan Daily ultimately cast doubt on Porta’s cataclysmic predictions.

July 23, 2018


Awards and honors for U-M faculty and staff.