Campus News

  1. November 21, 2013

    Email to deans from Timothy P. Slottow, executive vice president and chief financial officer

    Dear Deans, Some of you may have seen a document that was circulated Nov. 18: “Report Regarding the University of Michigan’s Risk in Continuing the Contractual Relationship with Accenture, LLP and Any of its Past and Present Executives.” The document indicates that it was prepared by an ad-hoc group of U-M alumni and graduate students.…
  2. November 21, 2013

    Email to LSA faculty and staff from Susan Gelman, interim dean

    Dear LSA Faculty and Staff, I’m writing to you about a range of issues related to the Administrative Services Transformation (AST) project.  I want to thank those of you who have expressed your thoughts in person, over email, or by phone. Over the last few weeks, I have heard numerous questions and concerns regarding affected…
  3. November 21, 2013

    Conlin Travel to begin service as university’s new travel agency

    Ann Arbor-based Conlin Travel will replace TSI-USA as U-M’s official travel agency within Concur, the university’s automated travel and expense system.

  4. November 21, 2013

    Webinars can help employees stay healthy during the holidays

    MHealthy’s “’Tis the Season 2013” webinar series returns in December to help faculty and staff stay healthy and maintain their energy and peace of mind during this busy time of year.

  5. November 21, 2013

    Annual savings from Shared Services are forecast at $5M-$6M

    The university expects recurring savings of $5 million-$6 million a year once the Shared Services Center is fully operational with about 275 employees.

  6. November 21, 2013

    S. Jack Hu named interim vice president for research

    The Board of Regents has approved the appointment of S. Jack Hu, a professor in the College of Engineering, as the interim vice president for research for a two-year term, effective Jan. 1.

  7. November 21, 2013

    Regents approve new Athletics Operations Center project

    The Board of Regents has approved construction of the new Department of Intercollegiate Athletics Operations Center.

  8. November 20, 2013

    U-M named one of Michigan’s healthiest employers

    U-M has been named one of Michigan’s healthiest employers in a statewide analysis of employers whose policies and practices promote a healthy workforce.

  9. November 19, 2013

    Human Trafficking Clinic awarded $500K grant from Justice Department

    The Human Trafficking Clinic at the Law School has been awarded a $500,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice to fund a partnership with domestic-violence and sexual-assault services.

  10. November 18, 2013

    Advisory committee named for Cancer Center director search

    Medical School Dean Dr. James Woolliscroft has named a search advisory committee in the search for director of the Comprehensive Cancer Center.