May 12, 2022
A settlement agreement between U-M and former president Mark Schlissel grants Schlissel a one-year leave of absence, pays him for earned but unpaid deferred compensation, and includes an apology for his poor judgment and the disruption it caused.
January 16, 2022
President Mary Sue Coleman said she is confident U-M students, faculty, staff and alumni will come together as the university moves forward after the removal of former president Mark Schlissel on Jan 15.
January 15, 2022
The U-M Board of Regents has removed Mark S. Schlissel as president of the university, citing an inappropriate relationship with a university employee. Former president Mary Sue Coleman was named interim president.
December 1, 2021
President Mark Schlissel shared a message of support to the campus community and offered condolences in the wake of a shooting at Oxford High School that resulted in the deaths of four students on Nov. 30.
November 24, 2021
President Mark Schlissel and Vice Provost Robert Sellers have sent a campuswide message of support following the conviction of three men in the death of Ahmaud Arbery, Kyle Rittenhouse’s not guilty verdict, and deaths and injuries at a Wisconsin parade.
October 7, 2021
President Mark Schlissel emphasized the importance of collaboration, outlined his priorities and provided updates on several campus initiatives during the President’s University Leadership Address.
October 6, 2021
President Mark Schlissel will update the campus community about ongoing initiatives and priorities for the year ahead during his Leadership Address on Thursday. It can be viewed live on the Gateway at 8:30 a.m.
October 5, 2021
President Mark Schlissel has announced he will end his service as president in June 2023, one year earlier than his previously announced appointment. He said the announcement will “support a smooth and thoughtful leadership transition for the university.”
September 23, 2021
The Board of Regents has announced that President Mark Schlissel would get a 3 percent salary increase. The announcement comes as Schlissel begins his eighth academic year leading U-M.
September 13, 2021
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