November 15, 2019

Regents

  1. October 17, 2019

    Regents Roundup — October 2019

    Other items approved by the Board of Regents at its meeting Oct. 17.

  2. October 17, 2019

    Regents approve renovations to Biomedical Engineering Building

    The first floor of the College of Engineering’s Lurie Biomedical Engineering Building will receive new state-of-the-art design, innovation and prototyping spaces.

  3. October 17, 2019

    New investment fund to offer early-stage capital for U-M startups

    U-M Tech Transfer, the unit responsible for commercializing university research and innovations, will create the Accelerate Blue Fund to provide seed capital to nascent U-M startup companies.

  4. October 17, 2019

    U-M endowment up $500M after another strong year

    The value of U-M’s endowment rose to $12.4 billion, and its 20-year annualized return of 9.2 percent ranks U-M in the top decile for long-term investment performance among university endowments.

  5. October 17, 2019

    Valeria Bertacco appointed vice provost for engaged learning

    Valeria Bertacco has been appointed vice provost for engaged learning. Her three-year appointment approved by the Board of Regents is effective Oct. 21, and she will succeed James Holloway.

  6. September 19, 2019

    University Diversity and Social Transformation Professors named

    Nine U-M professors have been named the inaugural University Diversity and Social Transformation Professors, recognizing their commitment to the deals of diversity, equity and inclusion.

  7. September 19, 2019

    Nearly half have completed sexual, gender misconduct awareness training

    Nearly half of U-M employees have completed the mandatory online training on sexual and gender-based harassment and misconduct awareness since it was introduced in May.

  8. September 19, 2019

    Paul Erickson named director of Clements Library

    Paul Erickson has been appointed the Randolph G. Adams Director of the Clements Library at the William L. Clements Library. His five-year appointment is effective Jan. 1, 2020.

  9. September 19, 2019

    Professors Chavous, Sen join Office of Research leadership

    Tabbye Chavous and Srijan Sen have been appointed to leadership roles in the Office of Research as associate vice president for research – social sciences, humanities and the arts, and associate vice president for research – health sciences.

  10. September 19, 2019

    Regents to host public forums this fall at UM-Flint, UM-Dearborn

    Members of the UM-Dearborn and UM-Flint communities will have a chance to address university regents at two public forums the board will host this fall.