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September 16, 2014

Faculty committees report on findings, recommendations

Months of work by three faculty-led committees have resulted in recommendations for continuing a strong commitment to innovative education, cutting-edge research, diversity, and affordability and access to a U-M education.

September 15, 2014

Campus briefs

CHRT Policy Fellowship applications due Oct. 1

September 12, 2014


David Turnley

September 15, 2014

Optometrist serves campus, brings aid to Jamaica

A young woman living in Jamaica has been legally blind for more than 10 years, but because she lives in an underprivileged area, ocular care hasn't been readily available.

September 15, 2014

Series to focus on next generation of IT delivery at U-M

Campus leaders have been working with Laura Patterson, U-M’s chief information officer, to develop a shared vision of the future direction of information technology on our campuses. The goal is to ensure the university’s approach to IT supports the strategic direction of the institution’s global mission.

September 11, 2014

University laboratories asked to review biosafety procedures

In support of National Biosafety Stewardship Month, an initiative created by the National Institutes of Health, U-M is asking all laboratories on campus where biological research is performed to conduct an evaluation of their safety practices and procedures in September.

September 10, 2014

Nominations sought for honorary degree recipients

The valuable contributions that people from outside the U-M community make to better the world are important to consider and to recognize.

That is why President Mark S. Schlissel is encouraging members of the university community to nominate worthy individuals for consideration by the university's Honorary Degree Committee.

September 5, 2014

Facets of privacy discussed at inauguration panel

As use of social media and cloud computing continue to rise, and tools for data mining and facial recognition continue to improve, privacy is at the forefront of both public and academic discourse.

September 5, 2014

Experts explore how to rescue U.S. biomedical research enterprise

Systemic flaws in the way biomedical research is conducted in the United States have created a “creeping malaise in the midst of the bounty of discovery and success,” the director of the National Cancer Institute said Friday at a University of Michigan symposium.

September 8, 2014

Business professor puts leadership skills to use on Everest

Next to Scott DeRue's desk hangs a whiteboard covered in multicolor outlines, parabolas and lists. Written with green marker in neat, unassuming handwriting near the middle of the board is one question: "How do we change people's lives?"

September 8, 2014


Robin Queen

Andries Coetzee

September 8, 2014

Campus briefs

Wright Writing Center relocates


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