June 29, 2022
Elizabeth R. Cole, professor of psychology and of women’s and gender studies in LSA, will become director of the National Center for Institutional Diversity at U-M effective July 1.
May 19, 2022
Tabbye M. Chavous will become U-M’s next vice provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, following a national search and campus community engagement efforts.
May 18, 2022
Seven faculty members have received 2022 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Awards, and another was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for helping develop a culturally and ethnically diverse U-M community.
April 5, 2022
The School of Music, Theatre & Dance has launched a 10-year project to commission 10 new orchestral works with the intention of diversifying the orchestral repertoire.
October 21, 2021
U-M welcomed its largest-ever class of first-year students this fall, helping to push the Ann Arbor campus’ overall student body past 50,000 students for the first time in university history.
September 15, 2021
U-M’s ADVANCE Program has been vigorously spearheading an interdisciplinary effort to boost faculty diversity and excellence through recruitment efforts.
July 28, 2021
The National Center for Institutional Diversity’s Anti-Racism Collaborative is seeking research grant proposals that broaden understandings of anti-racism and anti-racist action.
May 11, 2021
The route to a doctoral degree in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics for underrepresented students isn’t always clear cut. The Marjorie Lee Browne Scholars Program at U-M is trying to change that.
February 1, 2021
Short news items from around the University of Michigan.
January 28, 2021
Nominations are being sought for two awards honoring faculty members for their contributions to diversity at U-M: the James S. Jackson Distinguished Career Award for Diversity Scholarship and the Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award.