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March 23, 2015


Anthony Bloch, Liliana Borcea and Thomas Lam of the Department of Mathematics in LSA were recently named 2015 Simons Foundation Fellows in Mathematics.

March 23, 2015

Campus briefs

University of Michigan acquires Haggadah collection

March 18, 2015

$2.5M award to help train young scientists in microbial systems

A $2.5 million Burroughs Wellcome Fund award will allow the University of Michigan to train a new generation of multidisciplinary scientists to integrate population and microbiome sciences — considered key to understanding human health and disease.

March 16, 2015

Three faculty members elected to three-year terms on SACUA

The Senate Assembly on Monday elected faculty members from the Medical School, LSA and the Stephen M. Ross School of Business to the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs, the executive arm of the university's faculty governance system.

March 16, 2015

Seven to receive honorary degrees at Spring Commencement

Paul Saginaw and Ari Weinzweig, co-owners and founding partners of Zingerman's Community of Businesses, will deliver the Spring Commencement address for the Ann Arbor campus May 2 at Michigan Stadium.

Saginaw and Weinzweig will each receive honorary Doctor of Laws degrees.

March 16, 2015

Gregerman, Goldman win Hollenshead Award for equity efforts

The 2015 recipients of the Center for the Education of Women's Carol Hollenshead Award for Excellence in Promoting Equity and Social Change are Sandra Gregerman, director of the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program, and Edward Goldman, adjunct associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology.

March 16, 2015

Housing custodian maintains green thumb off the job

Although it’s the middle of winter, Dave Camp has flower baskets on his mind.

Camp, a custodian in Mary Markley Residence Hall, helps on weekends to run Tulip Tree Gardens in Gregory with the owners — his wife, Rachel, and her sister, Laura Morehouse.

March 16, 2015

Campus briefs

Contexts for Classics presents Classical Translation Contest

March 16, 2015


The Princeton Dictionary of Buddhism, co-authored by Department of Asian Languages and Cultures Chair Donald Lopez, has been awarded the Dartmouth Medal for 2015. It honors the most outstanding reference work of the past year according to the American Library Association. Lopez is Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, Arthur E.

March 11, 2015

U-M 19th in Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings

U-M is ranked as the 19th top university in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World Reputation Rankings released Wednesday.

The 2015 Reputation Rankings are based on the results from an invitation-only survey from 10,507 academics in 141 countries.

March 12, 2015

Election set for SACUA members, Senate secretary

The U-M faculty's Senate Assembly will choose three new members of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs at its meeting Monday.

The three top vote getters will serve three-year terms that begin May 1.

March 10, 2015

Provost's seminar focuses on high-impact engaged learning

One student's engaged learning experience changed her career path.

Lello Guluma went from a pre-health focus to being a Program in the Environment student after working on two projects, one abroad and one in the United States.

March 10, 2015

U-M remains strong in U.S. News graduate school rankings

Editor's note: This article has been updated with additional information about program specialties in which U-M was ranked.

The university continues to be recognized for its academic strength nationally in the latest U.S News & World Report rankings of graduate programs.

March 9, 2015

Cabin fever? Some suggestions for things to do on campus

Another long winter is nearly done. You're ready for fun, and so is the family.

So shake off those winter blues and explore activities available on campus. See a live music or theater performance, a new museum exhibit, or bring the family to campus to see student athletes compete.

March 9, 2015

Campus briefs

Ann Arbor campus is Tree Campus for seventh year


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