September 20, 2019

Academics

  1. September 19, 2019

    Rackham launches strategic vision for graduate education

    Rackham Graduate School has launched a new Strategic Vision for Graduate Education, a multiyear plan that outlines goals and objectives to reimagine graduate education at U-M.

  2. September 16, 2019

    Provost announces XR initiative to spur collaboration, innovation

    The university will advance its work in extended reality, or XR, through a major campuswide initiative led by the Center for Academic Innovation, Provost Martin Philbert has announced.

  3. September 11, 2019

    Wolverine Pathways paving way to higher ed for kids unsure how to get there

    Since launching a little more than three years ago, Wolverine Pathways is beginning to yield tangible results in its effort nurture the college goals of students at three Michigan school districts.

  4. August 28, 2019

    Orientation provides connections, resources for new U-M faculty

    New faculty members were welcomed to U-M and presented with various ways to enhance their teaching experience during the annual New Faculty Orientation on Aug. 28.

  5. August 23, 2019

    Research shows certificates boost MOOC completion rates

    New research on massive open online courses finds that one way to keep students engaged in the free classes is to offer a certificate of completion for a fee.

  6. June 28, 2019

    Teach-out moves to Instagram to consider arts and technology

    Creators of a new teach-out will encourage participants to think about the combination of arts and technology during learning sessions that will be conducted on Instagram July 1-31.

  7. May 15, 2019

    U-M leads multi-university project tackling equity, inclusion in STEM

    U-M is leading an effort by 10 top public research universities to launch a multiyear collaboration focused on equity and inclusion in large introductory STEM courses.

  8. May 15, 2019

    Seminar focuses on discipline-based research on teaching, learning

    U-M faculty, staff and administrators gathered to discuss educational research that seeks to improve student learning within specific disciplines at the Provost’s Seminar on Teaching.

  9. April 30, 2019

    Enriching Scholarship showcases learning tech, public engagement

    The annual Enriching Scholarship conference May 6-9 offers workshops, demonstrations and panel discussions to improve teaching, learning, research and public engagement through the best uses of technology.

  10. April 26, 2019

    Five faculty projects awarded Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize

    Five faculty projects — led by Matthew Diemer, August Evrard, Elisabeth Gerber, Anne Ruggles Gere, Ginger Shultz, Eric Svaan and Stephanie Tharp — have received the Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize.