The University of Michigan's National Center for Institutional Diversity is launching three new initiatives and expanding an existing program as part of its ongoing strategic efforts to enhance diversity in higher education and society.
Friday's edition of The University Record email will be the last until March 6, due to the winter vacation.
Major campus developments that occur over the break may be posted to the Record website, but e-mail versions will not be sent.
University of Michigan students received 21 Fulbright grants for the 2016-17 academic year — the most of any public university in the nation for the 12th year in a row, the U.S. State Department announced.
The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation has named seven University of Michigan researchers as Sloan Research Fellows for 2017, an honor awarded to 126 early-career scientists and scholars in the United States and Canada.
Have you ever forwarded photos taken by a friend to another friend, watched a clip from a television show on Facebook or quoted from a published work in a research paper?
Janice Reuben's boat was floating amidst a pod of killer whales near Victoria Island, Vancouver, when the matriarch casually breached the surface of the water. Suddenly, dozens of orcas leapt out of the water, creating a serendipitous, dazzling display of nature's elegant beauty, she recalls.
Michael Daugherty, professor of music (composition), School of Music, Theatre & Dance; and Joseph Gramley, associate professor of music, SMTD, were honored at the 59th annual Grammy Awards on Feb. 12.
New programs at UM-Dearborn College of Engineering and Computer Science
University of Michigan ecologist Meghan Duffy is one of 15 infectious disease researchers named 2017-18 Public Engagement Fellows on Thursday by the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research is establishing an open-access archive, DataLumos, where the public can archive valuable government data resources, ensuring their long-term availability.
Campus community members say they would like the University of Michigan's next provost to possess a broad intellectual curiosity, strong commitment to the student experience and dedication to diversity, equity and inclusion.
Mike Levine represents one of the original cornerstones of the global food system: farmers.
The University of Michigan alumnus co-owns a Scio Township farm that spans 122 acres and boasts everything from vegetable seeds and a fruit nursery to shitake mushrooms.
Anna Forringer-Beal, a 2016 graduate of the LSA Honors Program, has been awarded a 2017 Gates Scholarship to the University of Cambridge.
Arthur Lupia uses his expertise in communication and persuasion to enable students, politicians and CEOs to achieve success in a wide range of personal and social endeavors.
Registration open for Summer Programs Summit
An anonymous email, sent Thursday to several offices and email lists across the University of Michigan's Ann Arbor campus, leaves the impression that a racially motivated incident near campus is being ignored by university officials.
The University of Michigan Women of Color Task Force will host its 35th annual Career Conference March 3, continuing its long-standing tradition of supporting the professional and personal development of U-M community members and the general public.
The National Academy of Engineering has named University of Michigan professors Ellen Arruda and Mark Daskin among its newest members. Additionally, Noboru Kikuchi, emeritus professor, was selected. Induction into the NAE is one of the highest honors bestowed on engineers in the United States.
Gov. Rick Snyder on Wednesday recommended an increase of 2.5 percent in higher education funding for Michigan's 15 public universities as part of his state budget for the 2017-18 fiscal year.