Campus News

  1. June 20, 2011

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its June 16 meeting. Ilitch to chair Board of Regents; Deitch named vice chair Regent Denise Ilitch will serve as the next chair of the Board of Regents for a one-year term beginning July 1. Regent Laurence Deitch was named vice chair when the…
  2. June 6, 2011

    Police Beat

    Police Beat is a monthly feature of the Record. The next publication date is June 20.
  3. June 6, 2011

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its May 19 meeting. New water main and storm relief sewer for North Campus planned A $2.2 million project is planned that will replace the aging water main under Beal Avenue on North Campus, as well as install a new storm relief sewer to…
  4. May 23, 2011

    Police Beat

    April 2011 crime map > Burglary reported at Schembechler Hall A staff person reported April 29 that an exterior office window at Schembechler Hall had been broken and an iPad computer was missing. The incident reportedly occurred between 8:35 p.m. April 27 and 11:30 a.m. April 28. There are no suspects at this time. Incident…
  5. May 23, 2011

    Obituaries

    John Allen John Allen, professor emeritus of biology, died suddenly on April 20 as a result of a fall at home. Allen was born Sept. 1, 1924, in Springfield, Mo. During World War II he served as an infantry rifleman in the 75th infantry division. He fought in the Ardennes during the difficult campaign of…
  6. May 23, 2011

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its May 19 meeting. New water main and storm relief sewer for North Campus planned A $2.2 million project is planned that will replace the aging water main under Beal Avenue on North Campus, as well as install a new storm relief sewer to…
  7. May 2, 2011

    Obituary

    Gerald Keeler Gerald Keeler, professor of environmental health sciences and of atmospheric, oceanic and space sciences, died April 12 after a long battle with cancer. He was 51. An environmental researcher and teacher who had global impact, Keeler’s work focused on the sources and fate of trace elements and other pollutants and their impacts on…
  8. April 25, 2011

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved at the Board of Regents at its April 21 meeting. MMPEI construction given final approval The Board of Regents gave the final approval for the planned renovation and addition to the Michigan Memorial Phoenix Laboratory on North Campus. The renovation of 10,000 gross square feet on the second floor will…
  9. April 18, 2011

    Police Beat

    March 2011 crime map > Patient punches two staff A 49-year-old patient punched a nurse and later a hospital security officer who was attempting to restrain him March 30. The nurse sought immediate medical treatment for facial injuries. When the patient was released from the hospital two days later, he was arrested and taken to…
  10. April 11, 2011

    Obituaries

    Guy Mermier Guy Mermier, professor emeritus of French, died March 23 at the U-M Hospital. Mermier was a teacher and scholar of medieval French literature in the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures. He was born in 1931 in Grenoble, France, and lived through the occupation during World War II. He first came to the…