Washington D.C.

  1. March 15, 2023

    Record turnout hears from Ono, others at Congressional Breakfast

    The 72nd annual University of Michigan Congressional Breakfast took place March 15 in Washington, D.C., and saw the largest gathering in its seven-decade history.

  2. March 9, 2022

    U-M leaders, Rep. Meijer speak at annual Congressional Breakfast

    The U-M Congressional Breakfast in Washington, D.C., returned to an in-person format March 9 after being conducted virtually last year for the first time in its seven-decade history.

  3. April 26, 2021

    Neil Canfield to direct U-M federal relations efforts in D.C.

    Neil Canfield has joined U-M’s Office of Federal Relations, based in Washington, D.C., and will work with government partners and the university community to support and strengthen its research enterprise.

  4. April 20, 2021

    Schlissel shares updates at annual Congressional Breakfast

    President Mark Schlissel told a virtual audience at the recent U-M Congressional Breakfast about U-M’s operations during a pandemic, noting the university has been able to uphold its public mission.

  5. February 25, 2021

    Ford School’s Shobita Parthasarathy testifies before House panel

    Shobita Parthasarathy, professor of public policy at the Ford School, testified Feb. 25 before the U.S. House Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development, and Related Agencies.

  6. January 20, 2021

    Kristina Ko named director of U-M’s office in Washington, D.C.

    Kristina Ko has been appointed executive director of federal relations for U-M’s Washington, D.C., office, which will represent the interests of the offices of Government Relations and Research.

  7. March 15, 2019

    Faculty members testify regarding worker safety, financial stability

    Faculty members from the School of Public Health and the Stephen M. Ross School of Business testified this week in Washington, D.C., on topics related to worker safety, and financial oversight.

  8. March 13, 2019

    Schlissel, Kildee highlight college access at annual D.C. breakfast

    Speaking at U-M’s annual Congressional Breakfast, President Mark Schlissel said the university is working hard to assure access for students, regardless of their economic circumstances. 

  9. August 29, 2017

    U-M Washington Office moving to new location

    After 27 years at its current location on the House side of the U.S. Capitol, the U-M Washington Office has moved to a new building on the Senate side.

  10. August 3, 2017

    Faculty members testify in D.C. about biofuels, plastic debris in water

    Two U-M faculty members testified recently before congressional panels regarding topics related to biofuels and cleaning up plastic debris in the oceans and U.S. waterways.