Buried in troves of data that scientists have gathered, but not yet analyzed, could be key insights to improving cancer treatment, understanding Alzheimer's disease, predicting climate change effects and developing cheaper, clean energy technologies.
Following the recommendation of a faculty advisory group, U-M's Ann Arbor campus will move all course sites from CTools into a new learning management system called Canvas by the fall 2016 semester.
U-M investigators involved in data-intensive research are getting a new tool to help them store, manage and analyze large data sets.
Advanced Research Computing-Technology Services on Monday announced that a new service, Turbo Research Storage, is available to researchers on all U-M campuses.
Several M-Pathways Human Resource Management Systems will be offline from 5 p.m. Thursday through 7 a.m. next Monday for an upgrade to enhance security, improve functionality and reduce costs.
"A world of opportunities."
That's how James Hilton, vice provost for digital education and innovation, describes the possibilities of a consortium of universities, joined together by a desire to create and share digital tools and data, in effort to enhance the learning experience for students today.
More than 150 people at the University of Michigan have fallen victim to phishing emails, and revealed personal information such as names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, UMICH passwords, and more this week.
The university's executive officers have approved a plan to upgrade WiFi connectivity for faculty, staff and students in 275 academic, administrative and residential buildings on the Ann Arbor campus.