Michigan Drug Discovery has awarded early-stage funding for three new drug discovery projects by faculty across the University of Michigan.
The program also will provide project management support and mentoring assistance for two early-stage cancer projects funded by the Rogel Cancer Center.
Organizations need both diversity and inclusion to be successful. That was the sentiment shared Friday by a panel of business and university leaders convened during the 37th Annual Women of Color Task Force Career Conference.
Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will deliver the University of Michigan’s Spring Commencement address for the Ann Arbor campus May 4 at Michigan Stadium. She will be the sixth sitting governor to deliver a commencement address in the past 40 years.
College of Pharmacy to host clinical pharmacist training program in primary care
The University of Michigan faculty’s Senate Assembly will choose three new members of the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs at its meeting March 18.
The three top vote getters will serve three-year terms that begin May 1.
In the first state budget proposal of her term, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Tuesday recommended an across-the-board increase of 3 percent in higher education funding for each Michigan public university.
Life, like music, is based on themes and variations, experiences and experiments that shape who we are and who we’ll become, ultimately providing the knowledge and understanding to relate to other cultures, learn from each other and evolve.
Friday’s edition of The University Record email will be the last one sent until March 11, due to the winter break.
Major campus developments that occur over the break may be posted to the Record website, but email versions will not be sent.
A search advisory committee has been named to assist in the selection of the next associate vice provost and senior director of academic human resources.
When Aaron Kinzel was 5 years old, his mother’s boyfriend used him to break into houses.
Kinzel would pop locks on windows and unlock doors for the older burglar.
It was just one of the many ways his childhood collided with the criminal world.
The 2018 University of Michigan United Way employee giving campaign raised more than $1.2 million to support the Washtenaw United Way.
The campaign took place Oct. 1-Dec. 31 and included more than 100 volunteers who worked to encourage members of their department to participate in the campaign.
Max S. Wicha, a physician-scientist recognized internationally as a leader in cancer stem cell research and immuno-oncology, will deliver the Henry Russel Lecture.
His lecture, titled “Attacking Cancer At Its Roots: It Takes A Village,” will begin at 4:30 p.m. Feb. 26 in the Rackham Amphitheatre.
Christiana Figueres, a Costa Rican citizen recognized as the architect of the historic 2015 Paris Climate Accord, will deliver the School for Environment and Sustainability’s 2019 Wege Lecture on Sustainability on March 14.
Every day at Michigan Medicine’s University Hospital, Lisa Belanger Neal uses a camera to demystify death.
Video provides virtual tour of Michigan Union renovations
The University of Michigan will make a $2.75 million initial investment in four U-M startups, with potential funding of up to $20 million through subsequent financing rounds.
The Board of Regents approved the following items at its meeting Thursday.
Six faculty members have been recognized for outstanding contributions to undergraduate education as this year’s Arthur F. Thurnau Professors.
The Alumni Center will undergo a renovation project on the basement, first and second floors to improve public entry and circulation.
The Board of Regents approved a schematic design for the work Thursday.