March 02, 2021

COVID-19

  1. March 2, 2021

    Mcards deactivated for students not following testing requirements

    Mcard access to non-residential campus buildings has been deactivated for 375 undergraduate students, due to their failure to comply with mandatory COVID-19 testing requirements.

  2. March 1, 2021

    U-M experts discuss common vaccine terms and descriptions

  3. March 1, 2021

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  4. February 26, 2021

    Salary, hiring freezes to ease with approved FY ’22 budget

    When the new fiscal year begins, and subject to budget approval, U-M employees will again be eligible for merit raises and campus units will be able to begin to fill critical faculty and staff vacancies.

  5. February 25, 2021

    Faculty and students address health disparities, social inequities

    As the COVID-19 pandemic has disproportionately affected Black communities, U-M faculty, students and staff have worked to explore these inequities and identify ways to advocate for and implement change.

  6. February 23, 2021

    Michigan Medicine joining county to vaccinate school workers

    Michigan Medicine is working with the Washtenaw County Health Department to help vaccinate local school employees against COVID-19 at a Feb. 27 clinic at Michigan Stadium.

  7. February 22, 2021

    Segregation, income disparity fueled high COVID-19 numbers

    The growth rate of COVID‐19 cases and deaths was higher for U.S. metropolitan areas that exhibited greater Black and white or Hispanic and white segregation, a new U-M study shows.

  8. February 19, 2021

    Further updates being made to ResponsiBLUE

    U-M’s ResponsiBLUE app is being updated and will include a quarantine and isolation indicator for students, an additional question in the daily symptom tracking questionnaire and other improvements. 

  9. February 16, 2021

    Staff survey highlights interest in remote work, other concerns

    U-M staff who have been working remotely through the COVID-19 pandemic hope to continue doing so at least one day a week, according to a recent survey by University Human Resources.

  10. February 15, 2021

    U-M further expands research activity on all three campuses

    Research and scholarship activity, which has been ramping up from previous COVID-19 restrictions, can safely expand further across U-M’s Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses.