May 25, 2020


  1. May 21, 2020

    Regents approve overhaul of dismissal policies for tenured faculty

    The Board of Regents have revised two Regents’ Bylaws to streamline policies governing the dismissal of tenured faculty. Changes affect procedures for dismissal, demotion or terminal appointment, and severance pay.

  2. May 21, 2020

    Regents Roundup — May 2020

    Other items approved by the Board of Regents at its May 21 meeting.

  3. May 21, 2020

    Regents approve faculty promotions

    The Board of Regents approved recommendations for new appointments and promotions for regular associate and full professor ranks, and received a report of clinical or research faculty promotions.

  4. May 18, 2020

    Board of Regents to meet publicly online May 21

    The Board of Regents will conduct its regular May meeting virtually. The meeting will begin at 4:30 p.m. May 21 and will provide for public participation while maintaining social distancing.

  5. May 4, 2020

    Public comments sought on proposed Regents Bylaws changes

    Revisions to the U-M Board of Regents Bylaws have been proposed and are posted for public comment through May 18.

  6. April 13, 2020

    U-M proposes changes to dismissal policies for tenured faculty

    The university has released recommendations to overhaul policies that govern the dismissal of tenured faculty. Feedback is being sought through May 4 on changes to Regents’ Bylaws 5.09 and 5.10.

  7. March 26, 2020

    Regents Roundup — March 2020

    Other items approved by the Board of Regents at its meeting March 26 meeting.

  8. March 26, 2020

    U-M dismisses David Daniels from SMTD faculty

    David Daniels has been dismissed from his role as professor of voice in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance. He had been on administrative leave since August 2018 following public allegations of sexual misconduct.

  9. March 26, 2020

    U-M will establish new lines of credit up to $1 billion

    U-M is working to establish additional lines of credit for up to $1 billion for general operating purposes to enhance the university’s financial safety net in the event of a financial emergency.

  10. March 26, 2020

    UM-Flint will get new active-learning classrooms

    A portion of the William S. White Building will undergo renovation to accommodate growing academic programs in the UM-Flint College of Health Sciences and the School of Nursing.