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April 6, 2015

Paved trail connecting Matthaei to campus gets boost from MDOT

The dream of creating a paved, two-mile bike and walking path to help link Matthaei Botanical Gardens to Central Campus is expected to become reality next year.

The 10-foot-wide trail will make it easier for hundreds of students accessing the Matthaei Botanical Gardens area to get to study and work areas.

April 6, 2015

Campus briefs

Soap program helps disadvantaged children

March 31, 2015

New federal rules coming for research project funding

U-M has begun to implement new federal regulations for the oversight of federally funded research projects.

The new regulations, which were issued by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget, took effect in December, but organizations are allowed to phase them in gradually, which the university is doing over the next two years.

March 30, 2015

U-M promotes resources during Sexual Assault Awareness Month

The university is releasing a new video this week to further promote resources for individuals impacted by sexual misconduct and broadly share institutional reporting practices in recognition of National Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

March 27, 2015

Pamela Moss elected to National Academy of Education

Pamela Moss, professor of education, has been elected to the National Academy of Education, an honorific society whose members are elected on the basis of outstanding scholarship related to education.

March 30, 2015

Administrative assistant finds creative outlet in clothes and costumes

Erin Flores' winter coat is grey, double-breasted, lined with blue satin, corseted in the back — and handmade.

"I saw a $400 coat that I wanted, so I made something like it. It's the most useful thing I've ever made," Flores says, as she adjusts the coat's felted wool flared skirt.

March 30, 2015

Campus briefs

Pollack encourages survey participation

March 27, 2015

Mellon grant funds U-M Press collaboration on digital scholarship

The University of Michigan Press has received a three-year $899,000 grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation to support the development of a new platform that will enable the publication and preservation of digitally enriched humanities monographs.

March 30, 2015

Free Earth Day events coming to Central Campus on April 3

Michigan Dining and Central Student Government are co-hosting an Earth Day celebration at two Central Campus locations from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday.

The free public event — focusing on sustainability and engagement — will have activities at the Diag and Palmer Commons.

March 26, 2015

U-M honored for sustainable practices in cleaning program

The university has been awarded the Green Cleaning Award's first place higher education prize for its (OS1) cleaning program in a competition sponsored by American School & University magazine, the Green Cleaning Network and the Healthy Schools Campaign.

March 25, 2015

Schlissel, Peters headline U-M congressional breakfast

President Mark Schlissel told a Washington, D.C., audience Wednesday that government and business leaders will be "essential partners" as U-M works strategically on the biggest problems facing the nation.

March 25, 2015

U-M Mobility Transformation Center Affiliate Members

Auto Club Enterprises, an AAA affiliate

AGC Automotive

Arada Systems Inc.

BorgWarner Inc.

Brandmotion LLC

Calspan Corp.

Changan Automobile

Cohda Wireless

DURA Automotive Systems

Faurecia

Harada Industry of America Inc.

Harman International Industries

March 23, 2015

Lieberman's lecture to examine why ‘Nationalism Was European’

North Korea's official name includes "Democratic People's Republic." The full national title of Laos is the "Lao People's Democratic Republic." And yet neither of these countries has a government that appears, to our American eyes, to be a democracy.

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