Engaging with India
U-M leaders recently traveled to India, where they joined some of the 6,000 U-M alumni from that country in a bicentennial celebration. In this video, James Holloway, vice provost for global engagement and interdisciplinary academic affairs, describes how engaging with India brings unique perspectives and knowledge that benefits India and the University of Michigan.
More of the Bristle Mammoth
U-M paleontologists conducted a second excavation this week at the Chelsea-area farm where the skull, tusks and dozens of intact bones of an ice age mammoth were pulled from the ground in late 2015. In this video, Daniel Fisher, director of the Museum of Paleontology, Claude W. Hibbard Collegiate Professor of Paleontology, and professor of earth and environmental sciences, and of ecology and evolutionary biology, discusses the latest excavation.
Provost's Seminar on Teaching
Paula Wishart (left), assistant dean for student development and career initiatives at LSA, and Anne McNeil, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, professor of chemistry, and of macromolecular science and engineering, talk during the fall Provost's Seminar on Teaching, which looked at issues surrounding the U.S. educational grading system and things consider when rethinking ways to present student achievements. (Photo by Austin Thomason, Michigan Photography)
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Giving Blueday 2017
Giving Blueday 2017 gives U-M supporters a special opportunity to continue the bicentennial commemoration and throw U-M one big birthday celebration. This video shows how donors can use the 24-hour Nov. 28 event to support the causes, schools, units or student organizations that you feel most passionate about.