October 31, 2020

School of Information

  1. September 28, 2020

    U-M professor’s work featured in ‘Enslaved’ TV series

    Ron Eglash is known for his work in the field of ethnomathematics and recently lent this expertise to “Enslaved,” a docuseries that explores 400 years of human trafficking from Africa to the New World.

  2. September 23, 2020

    MyLA analytics tools support student learning experiences

    Supporting student motivation and self-regulation through online tools has become more important than ever with the shift to remote learning for fall, and My Learning Analytics is ready to help.

  3. August 31, 2020

    Schools, colleges share goals and hopes for 2020-21 school year

    The University of Michigan is preparing to welcome back students for a fall semester unlike any other, creating never-before-seen challenges and opportunities for Ann Arbor’s 19 schools and colleges as well as at Dearborn and Flint.

  4. August 4, 2020

    Students help communities with COVID-19 challenges

    Led by the School of Information, Citizen Interaction Design pairs students from across the university’s school and colleges with civic leaders to work on enhancing community engagement. 

  5. May 4, 2020

    Senior profiles from the Class of 2020

    Each year The University Record profiles several graduating seniors who highlight the range of experiences and people who attend U-M. Profiled this year are Amber George, Maximillian C. Garcia III, Somya Bhagwagar and Yoav Jacob.

  6. May 4, 2020

    Information graduate connects students through storytelling

    The social project that would help define Somya Bhagwagar’s college experience started on a bit of a whim. Motivated by a desire to learn more about the people around her and inspired by photographer and blogger Brandon Stanton’s “Humans of New York” project, Bhagwagar began collecting stories and images for what she would call “Students of Umich.”

  7. May 4, 2020

    Public comments sought on proposed Regents Bylaws changes

    Revisions to the U-M Board of Regents Bylaws have been proposed and are posted for public comment through May 18.

  8. April 12, 2020

    Institute for Humanities names faculty, graduate student fellows

    Eight U-M lecturers and tenure-track faculty members will be summer fellows at the Institute for the Humanities. Eight faculty members and eight graduate students will be fellows during the 2020-21 academic year.

  9. February 24, 2020

    U-M, Coursera offer $1 monthly online courses to Chinese learners

    In response to coronavirus-related travel restrictions, U-M and online learning platform Coursera are offering three popular online data science specializations to learners in China for $1 a month.

  10. February 20, 2020

    Engineering, Information getting new space on North Campus

    A $145 million, 163,000-square-foot addition to the Bob and Betty Beyster Building will be shared by the School of Information and College of Engineering’s Computer Science and Engineering division.