January 22, 2021

Campus News

  1. January 21, 2021

    New COVID-19 variant identified in U-M community

    Three individuals in U-M’s Ann Arbor community have tested positive for the COVID-19 variant, B.1.1.7, which data suggests spreads more easily and quickly. All identified cases are connected. 

  2. January 21, 2021

    Carbon commission leaders answer questions about draft report

    The leaders of the President’s Commission on Carbon Neutrality gave an overview of their work and answered questions from the community as they finalize a proposed plan to set U-M on the path to net-zero emissions.

  3. January 21, 2021

    Robert Hampshire joins Biden administration to work in transportation

    Robert Hampshire, a faculty member in the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, College of Engineering and U-M Transportation Research Institute, has joined the Biden administration’s Department of Transportation.

  4. January 21, 2021

    New FERPA compliance training encouraged for U-M faculty, staff

    A new online training module will help U-M faculty and staff who interact with student education records do so responsibly and be compliant with the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act.

  5. January 20, 2021

    Kristina Ko named director of U-M’s office in Washington, D.C.

    Kristina Ko has been appointed executive director of federal relations for U-M’s Washington, D.C., office, which will represent the interests of the offices of Government Relations and Research.

  6. January 20, 2021

    Four to receive Sarah Goddard Power awards from AWC

    Four faculty and staff members will receive the Sarah Goddard Power Award or Sarah Goddard Power Distinguished Service Award, and the School of Information is receiving the Rhetaugh G. Dumas Progress in Diversifying Award.

  7. January 20, 2021

    University outlines new child care resources during pandemic

    U-M has added two ways to support faculty, staff and students with child and other dependent-care needs: free access to Care.com’s network of caregivers and a family-to-family posting board.

  8. January 19, 2021

    Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prizes nominations due Feb. 1

    Nominations for the 2021 Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize will be accepted through Feb. 1 from students, faculty, graduate student instructors, department chairs, directors, deans and staff members.

  9. January 19, 2021

    U-M’s United Way campaign raises more than $1.2 million

    U-M’s 2020 United Way employee giving campaign has surpassed its stated goal and raised more than $1.2 million thanks to the generosity of faculty, staff and retirees.

  10. January 18, 2021

    Keynote speakers praise MLK’s fearlessness and perseverance

    During U-M’s 2021 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium keynote lecture, Gloria House and Malik Yakini praised King’s fearlessness and perseverance, and said his message continues to resonate today.