July 13, 2020

Campus News

  1. July 9, 2020

    Schlissel, Collins outline fall plans to faculty at town hall

    U-M will test students for coronavirus, allow highly at-risk faculty to teach remotely, and implement other measures aimed at keeping people safe while preserving as much in-person instruction as possible this fall.

  2. July 8, 2020

    Advanced Transportation Hub funds promising mobility projects

    The Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization Innovation Hub for Advanced Transportation at U-M recently awarded a combined $710,000 to eight high-tech, early-stage projects.

  3. July 8, 2020

    Grants address poverty, COVID-19 impact across Midwest

    A network led by Poverty Solutions U-M has awarded six grants totaling $150,000 for projects to improve economic mobility and address the impact of COVID-19 throughout the Midwest.

  4. July 7, 2020

    Police brutality teach-out encourages learners to get informed, involved

    As Black Lives Matter protests continue throughout the nation and deadly run-ins with police repeatedly make headlines, U-M explores the topic with “Police Brutality in America Teach-Out.”

  5. July 7, 2020

    Buildings analysis group examines emissions reductions potential

    A President’s Commission on Carbon Neutrality team is examining opportunities to enable new and existing U-M buildings to demand less energy, while decreasing emissions and reducing operating costs.

  6. July 7, 2020

    Statement on Homeland Security policy affecting international students

    University leaders are expressing their “strong disagreement” with a temporary U.S. Department of Homeland Security  policy restricting educational opportunities for international students.

  7. July 6, 2020

    U-M fitness program guides kids through at-home exercise

    InPACT at Home, a fitness program developed by U-M with state and national partners, hopes to offset the pandemic’s impact on Michigan’s schoolchildren by offering free, online workouts.

  8. July 2, 2020

    Services for Students with Disabilities names interim director

    Oluwaferanmi Okanlami has been named interim director of Services for Students with Disabilities. He also will become director of Adaptive Sports, a newly established unit within Student Life. 

  9. July 2, 2020

    Gallagher begins five-year term as International Institute director

    Mary E. Gallagher, Amy and Alan Lowenstein Professor in Democracy, Democratization, and Human Rights, has been appointed director of U-M’s International Institute.

  10. July 2, 2020

    Michigan Life Sciences Fellows program welcomes newest cohort

    The third cohort of Michigan Life Sciences Fellows will welcome the last of its six fellows this summer. The program for early-career scientists provide resources they need to prepare for research careers.