Campus News

  1. March 15, 2010

    Police Beat

    February crime map > Laptop stolen from South Quad room A South Quadrangle hall resident told police that his laptop was taken from his room while he slept Feb. 1. The student said he fell asleep around 3:30 a.m. and awoke four hours later when his roommate returned to the room. His roommate found their…
  2. February 22, 2010

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its Feb. 18 meeting. Zoology Museum project receives final approval The regents authorized issuing bids and awarding construction contracts for the Varsity Drive Building and Alexander G. Ruthven Museums Building Museum of Zoology Collection Relocation and Renovations project. The majority of the museum’s wet…
  3. February 15, 2010

    Police Beat

    January 2010 crime map > No new developments in assault in structure University police continue to investigate a Jan. 26 assault in the Church Street parking structure. A staff person told the police the next day that as she was walking to her car around 5 p.m., an unknown man approached her as she entered…
  4. January 25, 2010

    Regents

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its Jan. 21 meeting. Capital outlay request submitted to the state In December the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses each submitted annual requests for capital funding and a five-year capital plan to the State of Michigan. When capital outlay funding is made available…
  5. January 25, 2010

    Obituaries

    J. David Singer Professor J. David Singer, professor emeritus of political science and an international expert in the study of war, died Dec. 28 in Ann Arbor. He had been involved in an automobile accident on Sept. 22 and had been hospitalized since. He was 84 years old. Singer studied the causes of war scientifically…
  6. January 18, 2010

    Regents

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its Dec. 17 meeting. Final approval for renovation of Couzens Hall The Board of Regents authorized issuing the Couzens Hall Renovation project for bids and awarding construction contracts provided the bids are within budget. The $49 million project will include new fire suppression, plumbing,…
  7. January 18, 2010

    Police Beat

    December 2009 crime map > Athletic equipment missing An Athletics Department equipment manager told U-M police Dec. 5 that it appeared two equipment storage areas at Crisler Arena had been vandalized overnight. Damage to a lock on an entry gate was apparent. Several items, including uniforms, were reported missing. The investigation continues.
  8. January 11, 2010

    Regents Roundup

    The following items were approved by the Board of Regents at its Dec. 17 meeting. Final approval for renovation of Couzens Hall The Board of Regents authorized issuing the Couzens Hall Renovation project for bids and awarding construction contracts provided the bids are within budget. The $49 million project will include new fire suppression, plumbing,…
  9. January 11, 2010

    Obituaries

    KatherineTerrell Katherine Terrell, professor of business economics and public policy, died from respiratory complications Dec. 29 in the Dominican Republic. She was 59. Terrell, who taught at both the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, was an expert on the impact of government policies and the…
  10. December 14, 2009

    Police Beat

    Incident at Michigan Union results in arrest A 47-year-old alumnus was arraigned Nov. 14 on one count of criminal sexual conduct, fourth degree, in connection with an incident Nov. 10 at the Michigan Union. A student told police that at about 12:30 a.m., as she was studying in a first-floor study area, an unknown man…