September 29, 2020

Leadership Breakfast

  1. October 3, 2017

    Looking back and forward, Schlissel stresses U-M’s impact on society

    At his annual Leadership Breakfast, President Mark Schlissel highlighted achievements from the past year, introduced a new initiative in precision health, and announced further efforts to help faculty engage with the public.

  2. October 5, 2016

    U-M launches initiative aimed at finding poverty solutions

    The university has launched a new initiative to address one of humanity’s most critical and seemingly intractable problems: poverty.

  3. October 5, 2016

    Academic Innovation Initiative to develop education strategy

    U-M’s Academic Innovation Initiative represents the next step in the university’s leadership in teaching, learning and research.

  4. October 5, 2016

    Schlissel recommends Robert Sellers to be chief diversity officer

    President Mark Schlissel is recommending the appointment of Robert M. Sellers as U-M’s first-ever chief diversity officer. 

  5. October 5, 2016

    Sustainability efforts progressing across the university

    From education and research to campus operations, U-M is taking great strides to create new opportunities to engage the community in sustainability.  

  6. October 5, 2016

    President Schlissel lays out initiatives for U-M to tackle societal problems

    President Mark Schlissel used his annual Leadership Breakfast to outline U-M initiatives that target societal issues ranging from poverty to academic innovation, and from sustainability to diversity.

  7. November 2, 2015

    Website invites every voice to ‘Be Heard’ in diversity planning

    The university has incorporated a new platform for community engagement as part of a significantly updated online portal for diversity, equity and inclusion.

  8. October 23, 2015

    Biosciences effort includes new vice provost, 30 faculty positions

    The university will create a vice provost for biological sciences, add 30 new faculty members and invest $150 million to make U-M a “a powerhouse in the biosciences.”

  9. October 23, 2015

    U-M will launch bold, new no-cost college-prep program

    Wolverine Pathways is a new supplemental educational program to help students in targeted Michigan school districts be prepared to continue their education at U-M.

  10. October 23, 2015

    University invests in major campus sustainability efforts

    U-M’s Ann Arbor campus is about to get a whole lot “greener” following significant investments toward more sustainable campus operations.