September 28, 2020

Campus News

  1. September 23, 2020

    U-M COVID-19 dashboard earns ‘A’ rating from researchers

    A team of Yale and Harvard researchers has given U-M’s COVID-19 data dashboard an “A” grade for being easy to read, sharing data trends and identifying how many students are in isolation or quarantine.

  2. September 23, 2020

    Movement science students test latest tech in on-campus course

    Students in an advanced kinesiology class this fall are using the latest technology to study how movement and function impact health during workouts with and without a face covering.

  3. September 22, 2020

    Oct. 1 well-being event offers 20-plus virtual sessions

    Faculty and staff can choose among more than 20 sessions at MHealthy’s all-virtual “Be Well Your Way” event Oct. 1. It includes expert-led webinars, mental well-being sessions, exercise classes, financial wellness seminars, recipe demos and more.

  4. September 22, 2020

    COVID-19 app built at U-M helps businesses stay open

    A COVID-19 symptom checklist web app developed at U-M is helping more than 2,500 Michigan employers, including small businesses, meet state requirements to screen employees each day.

  5. September 22, 2020

    Proposed UM-Flint faculty bylaws open for public comment

    Public comment is being sought through Oct. 7 on a set of recently developed faculty bylaws for UM-Flint. They were developed with the help of a task force recently formed by Chancellor Deba Dutta.

  6. September 21, 2020

    Further testing finds negative results at COVID-19 cluster site

    COVID-19 tests on students residing on two specific floors of the South Quad residence hall, identified as the primary location of a disease cluster, had found no additional cases as of Sept. 21.

  7. September 21, 2020

    UMMA to serve as city clerk’s satellite office through Nov. 3

    Several units at U-M have partnered with the city of Ann Arbor to transform gallery space at the U-M Museum of Art into the state’s first satellite city clerk’s office located on a university campus.

  8. September 21, 2020

    Library expands study hours, contactless pickup service

    The U-M Library has expanded its by-reservation study hours in the Shapiro Library to offer more weekend and evening hours. The reservation system has been updated so students can book a study space on the spot.

  9. September 21, 2020

    Gift aids professorships to advance social equality, inclusion

    With a $5 million gift from Harold and Carol Kohn and the Kohn Charitable Trust, U-M will establish two new professorships at the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy.

  10. September 21, 2020

    University seeks nominations for honorary degree recipients

    The campus community is being asked to nominate individuals who have contributed to their field or society to be considered for honorary degrees.