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January 22, 2019

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November 9, 2018

Advisory committee named in Clements Library director search

Michael J. Solomon, dean of the Rackham Graduate School and vice provost for academic affairs – graduate studies, has appointed an advisory committee in the search for a new director of the William L. Clements Library. The search is underway.

J. Kevin Graffagnino will step down as director of the Clements Library at the end of 2019.

November 6, 2018

Scenes from Election Day

Students cast their ballots at cardboard booths erected in the Michigan League.

November 5, 2018

Q&A: Elections forensics help gauge legitimacy of outcomes

Voters will have their voices heard during Tuesday's midterm elections. Walter Mebane, professor of political science and statistics, is an expert on election forensics, a field devoted to using statistical methods to determine whether the results of an election accurately reflect the intentions of the electors.

November 5, 2018

Nominees sought for Goddard Power and Dumas awards

The Academic Women’s Caucus is accepting nominations from the university community for the 2018-19 Sarah Goddard Power Award and Rhetaugh G. Dumas Progress in Diversifying Award.

Nominations for both awards are due Nov. 26.

November 4, 2018

UMMA After Hours Campaign Celebration

After the Victors for Michigan celebration Friday afternoon, the U-M Museum of Art opened to a public, after hours celebration that gave the campus community an opportunity to continue the celebration, tour museum galleries and offer cards of thanks to those who helped make the fundraising campaign so successful.

November 5, 2018

Campus briefs

Precision Health recognizes cutting-edge research with Investigators Awards

October 30, 2018

Donors sought for annual Blood Battle with Ohio State

The 37th annual Blood Battle against Ohio State began Monday and runs through Nov. 21. All potential donors, from those who have never donated blood before to those who donate every year, are asked to join the fight to save lives across the state and country.

October 29, 2018

Biosciences Initiative invests $45M in U-M research

A new center for the study of concussions, an institute for global change biology, and a facility to advance the new field of cryo-electron tomography are among the University of Michigan projects to be funded in the first round of investments from President Mark Schlissel’s Biosciences Initiative.

October 29, 2018

Mentoring at Michigan

A lingering sense of self-doubt plagued Anna Horton when she transferred to the University of Michigan last year.

The English major worried her prior educational experiences hadn’t prepared her for Michigan, and her performance anxiety centered on her writing skills.

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