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November 12, 2018

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November 5, 2018

Nominees sought for Goddard Power and Dumas awards

The Academic Women’s Caucus is accepting nominations from the university community for the 2018-19 Sarah Goddard Power Award and Rhetaugh G. Dumas Progress in Diversifying Award.

Nominations for both awards are due Nov. 26.

April 26, 2018

Political scientist Yuen Yuen Ang named Carnegie Fellow

Yuen Yuen Ang, associate professor of political science, is among 31 recipients of the Andrew Carnegie Fellowship.

The fellowship carries a $200,000 stipend, making it possible for recipients to devote up to two years to significant research and writing.

April 19, 2018

Anne Gere honored as a Michigan Professor of the Year

The Michigan Association of State Universities has named Anne Ruggles Gere, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor and director of the Sweetland Center for Writing, as a Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year.

April 10, 2018

Golden Apple lecturer details political power of optimism

During her "ideal last lecture," Golden Apple Award recipient Sandra Levitsky discussed her road to becoming a teacher, described the underlying optimism behind the study of sociology, and emphasized how using one's voice to promote social change is a politically powerful form of optimism.

January 19, 2018

Provost's Teaching Innovation Prize nominations due Jan. 30

Members of the university community have one last week to put forward their favorite examples of innovations in teaching by nominating them for the Provost's Teaching Innovation Prize.

In its 10th year, the competition will award $5,000 each to up to five faculty projects.

March 28, 2017

IRWG announces 26 research awards for graduate students

The Institute for Research on Women and Gender and the Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies have awarded funding to graduate students for wide-ranging projects related to women, gender and sexuality.

February 21, 2017

Seven U-M scientists selected for Sloan fellowships

The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has named seven University of Michigan researchers as Sloan Research Fellows for 2017, an honor awarded to 126 early-career scientists and scholars in the United States and Canada.

February 23, 2015

Six U-M researchers selected for Sloan fellowships

Editor's note: This article has been corrected from its original version to add Andrew Snowden to the list of recipients.

Six U-M assistant professors are among the 126 early career scientists and scholars from the United States and Canada selected as 2015 Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellows.

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