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December 11, 2018


March 10, 2014

President Coleman reflects on her time in the 'best job in higher education'

Mary Sue Coleman will retire in July after serving 12 years as University of Michigan president. In a Q&A, she reflects on some of her memorable moments as the university's 13th president and looks ahead toward retirement.

Campuswide "thank you" reception set for Friday.

A complete index of stories from the Record's special tribute to Coleman, including key initiatives and top accomplishments during her presidency.

March 10, 2014

Campuswide reception for President Coleman set for Friday

Faculty, staff and students are invited to a campuswide “thank you” reception for President Mary Sue Coleman, who is retiring in July. The appreciation will be from 3-5 p.m. Friday in the Rogel Ballroom of the Michigan Union. Actor Jeff Daniels will serve as emcee.

March 10, 2014

Science students look back on being mentored by the president

The U-M Mentorship Program matches several incoming freshman with a peer mentor and a faculty or staff member for their first semester on campus. President Mary Sue Coleman has volunteered as a faculty mentor through the program for the last 10 years.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Diversity

From the steps of the U. S. Supreme Court to mega-churches in Detroit and far smaller congregations around the state, at the National Press Club and in the halls of academia, President Mary Sue Coleman has spoken up on behalf of the important role diversity plays in higher education.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: International education

A major theme of Mary Sue Coleman's presidency was aggressively building on U-M's reputation for global engagement, boldly going abroad and — equally as important — bringing the world to her university. 

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Engaged learning

Engaged and multidisciplinary learning opportunities at U-M have been a priority during the tenure of President Mary Sue Coleman.