August 08, 2020

School of Information

  1. 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. 

  2. 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.

  3. 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.”

  4. 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.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. 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.

  8. February 17, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university.

  9. February 13, 2020

    U-M part of worldwide contest to advance artificial intelligence

    U-M is one of 10 teams worldwide participating in the Alexa Socialbot Grand Challenge, a university competition to further the capabilities of artificial intelligence.

  10. January 30, 2020

    Faculty and ITS team up to develop new student dashboard

    My Learning Analytics, or MyLA, is a set of visualizations that can be embedded in courses and give students insights into how they budget their time, set goals and monitor their performance.