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February 16, 2015

Campus briefs

UM-Flint, Kirtland Community College ease transfers

February 16, 2015

SMTD, Stamps professor films musical with satirical twist

Liberty Smith is the perfect presidential running mate in a conservative campaign — she's American as apple pie.

But Liberty has a politically inconvenient secret: She's in love with her campaign spin doctor, a woman.

February 12, 2015

Health care project gets $1.4M Third Century Initiative grant

David Burke describes a scenario that could be one outcome of the work he and colleagues are doing with their project, Deep Monitoring, which just received a large second infusion of funding from the Third Century Initiative.

"Is that pen from U-M?" he asked an interviewer furiously scribbling his comments. The answer is affirmative.

February 12, 2015

U-M funds another round of engaged-learning projects

The university has awarded funding for another 18 projects under the Transforming Learning for a Third Century portion of the Third Century Initiative.

The latest Quick Wins and Discovery grants will be among the last, as the university plans only one more round of funding at this level.

February 12, 2015

U-M Fulbright recipients

Fulbright U.S. Scholar grantees

Disciplines within quotation marks are the Fulbright specialization categories in which the award was made.

February 11, 2015

Governor recommends funding increase for all three U-M campuses

The fiscal year 2016 state budget recommendation released Wednesday by Gov. Rick Snyder includes a 2 percent overall increase in funding for the state's 15 public universities, bringing total operating funds for universities to nearly $1.4 billion.

February 11, 2015

Academic Women’s Caucus presents Goddard Power, Dumas awards

Dr. Carol Rossier Bradford, Lilia M. Cortina and Dr. Dee E. Fenner have received Sarah Goddard Power Awards for 2014.

The ceremony for the 31st annual awards, presented to individuals who demonstrate scholarship, leadership and support of women faculty, was Wednesday in the Michigan League Hussey Room.

February 6, 2015

Feminist, poet, activist Clarke to present Trotter lecture

Ground-breaking black lesbian feminist, activist, essayist and poet Cheryl Clarke will present the inaugural William Monroe Trotter Lecture, "Is black why we die? Audre Lorde and the Mixed Media of Resistance."

The talk is at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday in the Michigan League Ballroom. Doors open at 5 p.m.

February 6, 2015

U-M teaching and learning professionals invited to virtual conference

A three-day conference of teaching and learning professionals from around the world will be broadcast to U-M staff and faculty for free Monday through Wednesday.

The Educause Learning Initiative Annual Meeting provides content and exploration of the toughest issues currently facing higher education.

February 9, 2015

Campus briefs

International Institute establishes funding for global, academic innovation

February 9, 2015

Sustainability crucial for generations to come, coordinator says

For Sudhakar Reddy, volunteering is more than a passion: it’s central to his philosophy of sustainability.

"In Indian philosophy, after age 50, it’s important to be giving back to your family, friends and society, and those who are deserving. And how do you give back to them? You have to get involved. This is a sustainable approach."

February 2, 2015

Digging out

While much of the Ann Arbor campus enjoyed some time off with Monday's service reduction, others were hard at work digging out and keeping up with essential operations. Here are a few photos from the aftermath of the snowstorm that moved across Michigan on Sunday.

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