January 20, 2020

Campus News

  1. January 20, 2020

    Angela Davis celebrates movement’s unsung heroes in MLK keynote

    Activist, scholar and author Angela Davis said the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. would agree the civil rights movement was bigger than just one person and her MLK Symposium keynote highlighted its unsung heroes.

  2. January 20, 2020

    New center to focus on ethical, equitable computing practices

    U-M leaders at the forefront of research on the opportunities and pitfalls surrounding society’s expansive use of technology are part of the new Center for Ethics, Society, and Computing.

  3. January 20, 2020

    IRWG-Mcubed research incentive grants announced

    A new research incentive from the Institute for Research on Women and Gender and Mcubed seeks to build upon scholarship and research collaborations that incorporate gender or feminist perspectives.

  4. January 20, 2020

    Distinguished University Professors to present lectures Jan. 28

    Three faculty members who have received one of U-M’s highest honors will discuss their work and answer audience questions during the upcoming Distinguished University Professorship Event.

  5. January 20, 2020

    LSA dives into Great Lakes issues with current theme semester

    The Great Lakes Theme Semester, underway now and presented by LSA, focuses on the social, political and environmental history of the lakes, as well as the unique challenges facing the region.

  6. January 20, 2020

    U-M highlighting women’s suffrage victories, struggles that remain

    Campus and community partners are celebrating the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment, while at the same time examining the continued fight for universal suffrage.

  7. January 20, 2020

    Connell, Steiner to receive AWC’s Goddard Power Award

    Professors Cathleen Connell and Allison Steiner will receive the 2020 Sarah Goddard Power Award and LSA’s Department of Women’s Studies will receive the Rhetaugh G. Dumas Progress in Diversifying Award.

  8. January 20, 2020

    Longtime UMS staffer fulfills lifelong ‘Jeopardy!’ dream

    When Lisa Murray received the phone call from Sony Pictures Studios in September, she thought it was either spam or a prank. It wasn’t. A month later she was in Los Angeles, competing on “Jeopardy!”

  9. January 20, 2020

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the university.

  10. January 17, 2020

    Report shows how U-M research spending impacts economy

    More than 16,000 employees at U-M are supported each year by research grants, including about 5,000 students across the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses, according to a new report.