Information Technology

  1. July 3, 2023

    MIDAS announces new cohort of fellows focusing on AI

    The Michigan Institute for Data Science has announced two new cohorts of postdoctoral fellows, focusing on artificial intelligence and data science methods and research.

  2. June 28, 2023

    New policy outlines research data stewardship expectations

    The university has created a new policy, effective Jan. 1, 2024, setting expectations and guidance for research data stewardship, focusing on issues of ownership, sharing and retention.

  3. June 8, 2023

    ‘The only winning move is not to play’

    When the makers of plagiarism-detection software Turnitin announced they would add the ability to detect writing created by generative artificial intelligence, UM-Dearborn opted out.

  4. May 16, 2023

    Cellular 5G service upgrades accelerate across campus

    Information and Technology Services is accelerating efforts to deliver improved 5G cellular service on the Ann Arbor campus, including significant advancements for the ITS Cellular Service Improvements Project.

  5. May 15, 2023

    Committee to explore applications of generative AI

    U-M has formed the Generative Artificial Intelligence Advisory Committee to recommend how it should approach the evaluation, use and development of emergent artificial intelligence tools and services.

  6. May 11, 2023

    Data Den service now supports storage of sensitive data

    The university’s Data Den Research Archive, a service for preserving electronic data generated from research activities, now supports the storage of sensitive data, including medical and educational information.

  7. April 3, 2023

    Michigan App upgrade encourages nature exploration

    Nature Rx, a collaboration with Voices of the Staff and Matthaei Botanical Gardens and Nichols Arboretum, is now available for Michigan App users to quickly find a bit of nature near them to explore.

  8. January 16, 2023

    New storage limits for U-M Google now in effect

    U-M community members may notice a change in the amount of data they can store through their U-M Google accounts, but most users are not expected to have to reduce storage under the new limits. 

  9. November 1, 2022

    Michigan Medicine notifies patients of health information breach

    Michigan Medicine is notifying approximately 33,850 patients about employee email accounts that were compromised in a way that may have exposed some of their health information.

  10. September 1, 2022

    University warns of fraudulent job offer scam

    Information and Technology Services, in partnership with the Division of Public Safety and Security, has been working to spread the word about a complex scam known as a Job Offer Scam.