LSA

  1. November 7, 2017

    $10M gift to fund expansion of U-M’s Barger Leadership Institute

    The Barger Leadership Institute is celebrating its 10th anniversary with a $10 million gift from U-M alumnus and retired JetBlue Airways CEO Dave Barger to expand and sustain the institute’s work.

  2. October 30, 2017

    Newman will detail history, developments in network theory

    Mark Newman will explore the “Small Number Effect” when he delivers his lecture as the Anatol Rapoport Distinguished University Professor of Physics.

  3. October 19, 2017

    Leinweber Foundation gives $8M for physics center in LSA

    An $8 million gift from the Leinweber Foundation will help students and faculty from the Michigan Center for Theoretical Physics study fundamental questions in particle physics and the evolution of our universe.

  4. October 16, 2017

    Course promotes search for political common ground, solutions

    Can Republicans and Democrats agree on anything at all? That’s one of the questions being explored in a new undergraduate course at LSA.

  5. October 11, 2017

    Two U-M faculty members awarded prestigious MacArthur Fellowships

    U-M anthropologist Jason De León and historian Derek Peterson have been named 2017 MacArthur Fellows by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.

  6. October 10, 2017

    U-M nominates four for prestigious Rhodes, Marshall scholarships

    The university has nominated three recent alumni and one current senior for the Rhodes and Marshall scholarships, two of the world’s most prestigious graduate fellowships.

  7. September 14, 2017

    Chemists discover molecular iodine in Arctic atmosphere

    For the first time, scientists have measured molecular iodine in the atmosphere of the Arctic and discovered that it is being released by the Arctic’s snowpack in the changing polar climate, according to research led by the University of Michigan Department of Chemistry.

  8. September 7, 2017

    LSA’s Michigan Horizons theme semester looks to future

    LSA is looking to the future with its fall 2017 theme semester, Michigan Horizons. Five symposia, exhibits and other special events will address the future of everything — from the climate to this nation’s democracy.

  9. April 26, 2017

    New LSA postdoc program selects scholars committed to DE&I

    The university has announced the first seven members of the LSA Collegiate Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, which is part of LSA’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Strategic Plan.

  10. April 13, 2017

    Two from U-M to join American Academy of Arts and Sciences

    Two U-M faculty members — Frank Yates of LSA and the Stephen M. Ross School of Business, and Juanita Merchant of the Medical School— have been selected to join the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.