August 15, 2022
University updates COVID-19 website and dashboard
U-M has revamped its COVID-19 website with streamlined content to better focus on guidance and resources for the Ann Arbor campus community regarding COVID-19.
March 29, 2022
Households better financially at year end than pre-pandemic
U.S. households were in a better financial position, on average, at the end of last year than in 2019, despite widespread joblessness and economic uncertainty during the COVID-19 pandemic.
March 9, 2022
Study: Returning workers increase optimism about COVID-19 safety
As people inch closer to returning to work after staying home during the pandemic, they tend to downplay the risks of getting a COVID-19 infection, according to new research.
January 27, 2022
University’s COVID-19 booster deadline approaching
More than 38,000 individuals on U-M’s three campuses have been verified as receiving their COVID-19 booster ahead of the Feb. 4 deadline.
January 25, 2022
Neighborhoods play role in older adults’ pandemic experience
U-M researchers found that some older adults reported less social interaction and diminished relationships with their neighbors during the pandemic, while others reported more.
January 25, 2022
Q&A: What do we know about the omicron variant?
Laraine Washer, professor of internal medicine, answers some common questions about the highly contagious omicron variant and what being infected means.
January 24, 2022
Lockdowns saved lives, but not a go-to strategy moving forward
A study led by U-M shows the lockdowns implemented in the first six months of the COVID-19 pandemic saved lives, but the decision to use them is much more nuanced.
January 3, 2022
U-M outlines COVID-19 measures for winter semester
U-M has updated its COVID-19 health and safety measures — including enhanced indoor masking policies and new quarantine and isolation guidelines — as students prepare to begin the winter semester.
April 12, 2021
State virus dashboard to include disparities, vaccination data
Michigan residents soon will be able to search the number of coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths by race, ethnicity, age and gender through an expanded MI Safe Start dashboard.
March 11, 2021
Commemorating the loss and lessons of COVID’s first year
As U-M marks the one-year anniversary of having our lives changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, several events over the next few days offer opportunities for the campus to reflect and remember.