September 23, 2021

Campus News

  1. September 23, 2021

    Regents announce 3 percent raise for U-M president

    The Board of Regents has announced that President Mark Schlissel would get a 3 percent salary increase. The announcement comes as Schlissel begins his eighth academic year leading U-M.

  2. September 23, 2021

    Regents Roundup — September 2021

    Other action approved at the Sept. 23 Board of Regents meeting: UM-Dearborn 2023-24 academic calendar approved; 2022-23 revised  The 2023-24 academic calendar for UM-Dearborn will include a pre-Labor Day start date of Aug. 28. The calendar calls for 69 class days during the fall and winter terms. The fall term includes a Thanksgiving recess, Nov.…
  3. September 23, 2021

    Dotson named University Diversity and Social Transformation Professor

    Kristie Dotson, professor of philosophy and Afroamerican and African studies in LSA, has been appointed a University Diversity and Social Transformation Professor.

  4. September 23, 2021

    Prosser, Thün join OVPR leadership team as research AVPs

    Lisa Prosser and Geoffrey Thün have joined the Office of the Vice President for Research and will play lead roles in advancing research and scholarship around the health sciences, social sciences, humanities and the arts.

  5. September 23, 2021

    DPSS issues update on status of task force recommendations

    The Division of Public Safety and Security has outlined its progress on implementing a number of recommendations identified by the Advancing Public Safety at U-M Task Force.

  6. September 23, 2021

    Ann Arbor campus COVID activity trending downward

    The number of COVID-19 cases on U-M’s Ann Arbor campus is trending downward as the university community rounds out its first month of a more traditional fall experience with robust in-person teaching and events. 

  7. September 23, 2021

    Scenes from a rainy Earthfest

    Rain or shine, U-M’s Earthfest goes on. The annual celebration of all things sustainability at the university drew visitors to the Diag Sept. 23, despite the wet and chilly weather.

  8. September 23, 2021

    U-M adopts policy, procedures for addressing misconduct

    U-M has finalized a policy and procedures for addressing sexual and gender-based misconduct that will add consistency by applying to all students, faculty, staff and third parties across the university community.

  9. September 23, 2021

    Grants from OVPR, NCID advance anti-racism research, scholarship

    The Office of the Vice President for Research, in partnership with the National Center for Institutional Diversity, has awarded nearly $500,000 in grants to eight research teams from across U-M.

  10. September 22, 2021

    Rachel Niemer to direct Women in Science and Engineering

    Rachel Niemer, director of outreach and access in the Center of Academic Innovation, has been appointed the new managing director of the Women in Science and Engineering program.