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March 10, 2014

Top accomplishments: North Campus Research Complex

When Pfizer announced it would close its research site in northeastern Ann Arbor in early 2007, the shock resonated throughout Michigan. When no private companies emerged to purchase the 174-acre, 30-building campus, the university stepped forward — and in June 2009 bought the site for $108 million. 

March 5, 2014

School of Dentistry receives $2M grant for special care clinic

The School of Dentistry will create a clinic where practitioners from multiple disciplines provide special needs patients with dental and health care services in the same facility, thanks to a $2 million gift from the Delta Dental Foundation.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Entrepreneurship

The university has a long tradition of entrepreneurship education dating back to 1927, but those early seeds have sprouted and grown into a lush garden of offerings during the last 12 years under President Mary Sue Coleman. As she wrote in a commentary published by Forbes in 2010:

March 10, 2014

Top accomplishments: Economic development

Building a strong economy requires cooperation among government, industry and academia. Under President Mary Sue Coleman's leadership, the University of Michigan has been a leader in creating and supporting several key collaborations with the goal of aligning the perspectives and resources of the three sectors for maximum impact.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: Diversity

From the steps of the U. S. Supreme Court to mega-churches in Detroit and far smaller congregations around the state, at the National Press Club and in the halls of academia, President Mary Sue Coleman has spoken up on behalf of the important role diversity plays in higher education.

March 10, 2014

Key initiatives: College affordability

Through nearly her entire 12 years as U-M president, Mary Sue Coleman and the university's budget team have been working hard to keep the cost of attendance in check during a time of economic decline in the state and falling state funding for universities.

March 3, 2014

Three UM-Flint chancellor candidates visit campus

Three candidates for the position of chancellor of UM-Flint visited the campus over a two-week period in February. All three individuals are leaders in higher education with extensive backgrounds and diverse experiences. Susan Borrego, David Glassman and Steven Michael were the candidates selected to attend meetings in Flint and Ann Arbor.

February 28, 2014

OSCR report shows growing number of reported student code violations

The latest annual report from the Office of Student Conflict Resolution demonstrates continued leadership in campus conflict management, details an increase in the overall number of reported violations of the U-M student code of conduct, and shows a growing number of reported sexual misconduct violations.


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