July 6, 2023
With the possibility of a UPS labor strike, Procurement Services is taking steps to minimize potential disruptions to U-M’s inbound and outbound shipping operations.
February 15, 2023
Tally Thrasher, who currently serves as the executive director of purchasing services at Indiana University, has been selected as U-M’s new chief procurement officer. Her appointment will be effective March 20.
November 1, 2022
U-M has begun a move to Collegiate Travel Planners, replacing Conlin Travel as the university’s designated travel partner and initially offering agent-assisted travel reservation services for group travel.
October 10, 2022
Todd Coon, supervisor for the Procurement Services technology team, has a robust collection of knives and swords on display in the basement of his Ypsilanti home.
May 9, 2022
Employees who use the university’s eProcurement system will experience a new look and feel starting May 16 for transactions in the M-Pathways Financials & Physical Resources system.
September 14, 2020
Short news items from around the University of Michigan.
December 5, 2019
After serving as interim director since June 2018, Tony Burger has been selected as the university’s new director of procurement services. Burger’s appointment was effective Dec. 1.
August 1, 2017
Amy Wang has been selected as the university’s new director of procurement services. Wang’s appointment will be effective Aug. 7.
November 30, 2016
Xerox is the university’s new supplier for multi-function devices, which offer several imaging functions, including copying, printing, faxing, and scanning.
August 24, 2016
Marcelo Valdivieso has been selected as the university’s new director of procurement services, with responsibility for a variety of key universitywide functions.