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September 2, 2015

Orientation engages excited new faculty and mentors

New faculty members got a head start on their U-M teaching and research careers at the New Faculty Orientation.

They picked up tips to help them succeed in the classroom through workshop sessions presented by the Center for Research on Teaching and Learning, and learned about the university during an information fair.

September 1, 2015

Construction continues on Fuller Road; expect delays

The campus community can expect delays as the city of Ann Arbor continues necessary bridge maintenance on Fuller Road through early October.

Construction was originally scheduled to be complete this summer.

August 17, 2015

A look inside the West Quad renovation

Housing officials Friday took media representatives on a tour of the renovations at West Quadrangle, with spaces for student interaction, creation of community, study and practice rooms, and living and learning activities, as well as infrastructure upgrades, roof replacement, renovated bath facilities, and accessibility improvements. 

August 17, 2015

U-M's Saginaw Forest offers adventure, beauty and escape

The tornado blew the rowboat across the lake, despite Jim Diana's furious rowing.

He was relieved when the boat reached shore. The twister had missed. It touched down just southeast of Third Sister Lake, the jewel of U-M's Saginaw Forest.

August 17, 2015

Campus briefs

Artscapade 2015 volunteers sought

August 17, 2015


The Civil and Environmental Engineering technical team recently won the Safety First Recognition Award from the Occupational Safety & Environmental Health department at the University of Michigan.

August 5, 2015

Leadership appointments announced in MTC and UMTRI

Peter Sweatman, director of the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute and the Mobility Transformation Center, two interdisciplinary units of the U-M Office of Research, has been appointed full-time as director of MTC. At the same time, Carol Flannagan, associate research scientist at UMTRI, has been appointed interim director

July 27, 2015

Well-trained NCRB lifeguard defies odds in doctor's rescue

In the scariest moment of her life, Julia Walsh executed the critical steps that she had been trained for as a lifeguard facing a life or death situation. Her actions were not only decisive, they were serendipitous, as she rescued Dr. Rudi Ansbacher in the pool at the North Campus Recreation Building.


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