August 14, 2020

Campus News

  1. August 13, 2020

    Schlissel to faculty: Despite pandemic, U-M’s commitment has not wavered

    President Mark Schlissel told faculty during a virtual town hall that even though the fall semester will look different this year, U-M’s commitment to education, research and patient care has not wavered.  

  2. August 13, 2020

    Firms must share information for massive, rapid vaccine production

    U-M law professor Nicholson Price says companies should share information about manufacturing now so that the pending massive scale-up production can be as smooth as possible.

  3. August 13, 2020

    Campus buses to restructure routes, require face masks

    In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and U-M’s upcoming public health-informed fall semester, major changes are coming to the campus bus system that will take effect Aug. 24.

  4. August 12, 2020

    Schlissel to staff: Focus on mission, engage in safe work practices

    President Mark Schlissel told staff during a virtual town hall Aug. 12 that staying focused on U-M’s mission while engaging in safe work practices will be the keys to a successful fall semester — and beyond.

  5. August 11, 2020

    Research teams explore campus culture, external partnerships

    Two research teams involved with the President’s Commission on Carbon Neutrality are focused on collaborative approaches involving campus culture and communication, and external collaboration.

  6. August 10, 2020

    Interim sexual misconduct umbrella policy takes effect Aug. 14

    U-M has finalized an interim umbrella policy for addressing sexual and gender-based misconduct that would apply to all students, faculty, staff and third parties across the university community.

  7. August 10, 2020

    Applications for financial aid lagging among low-income students

    A U-M study shows applications for federal and state financial aid, a leading indicator of how many students will enroll in and complete a college degree, have not increased in tandem with the additional need.

  8. August 10, 2020

    Ford School staffer transforms into fairy tale characters

    Delaney Andrews, annual giving and stewardship officer for the Ford School performs as princesses and fairy tale characters for parties and events through her company, Pixie Dust Entertainment.

  9. August 10, 2020

    Police Beat — Aug. 10, 2020

    Crimes reported at U-M in July.

  10. August 10, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Precision Health expands data resources offered on Analytics Platform   Precision Health at U-M recently improved and expanded its offerings for campus researchers in genetics, pharmacogenomics, operations, artificial intelligence and a host of other precision health-related fields. With the enhanced Analytics Platform, Precision Health has defined a clear pathway for researchers to access deidentified clinical data…