University of Michigan
News for faculty, staff and retirees

December 18, 2018

State & Community

February 6, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES NIH awards MSU researchers $8.4M to develop first malaria treatments

February 1, 2017

Library participates in effort to preserve government data

More than 275 volunteers from the University of Michigan and around the community converged on Shapiro Library last weekend in an emergency effort to preserve scientific data that is at risk of disappearing from government websites.

January 30, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES Michigan's first MindKare Kiosk unveiled at Oakland University

January 24, 2017

URC R&D spending tops $2.1B, increases 53 percent since '07

Michigan's University Research Corridor was responsible for $2.15 billion in research and development spending in fiscal year 2015, an increase of 53 percent since 2007, according to the 10th Annual Economic Impact & Benchmark Report released Tuesday.

January 23, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES $1M gift creates professorship in honor of former MSU physicist

January 16, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES MSU lands $1M USAID grant to fight Zika virus

January 6, 2017

Deer-management program on U-M property limited to Jan. 30-Feb. 2

The city of Ann Arbor on Friday announced the dates of its deer-management program that will include some University of Michigan property.

Earlier this fall, university officials agreed to participate in the city’s 2017 deer-management program as an act of good citizenship.

December 13, 2016

U-M leads new Center for Connected and Automated Transportation

Moving society to next-generation transportation systems will take more than technology, and a new $2.47 million center led by the University of Michigan will explore the full picture of how communities can best transition to connected and automated vehicles.

December 13, 2016

American Talent Initiative participating institutions

Amherst College

Bates College

Davidson College

Dartmouth College

Duke University

Franklin & Marshall College

Georgetown University

Georgia Institute of Technology

Harvard University

Johns Hopkins University

Lehigh University

The Ohio State University

December 13, 2016

U-M among founding members of American Talent Initiative

The University of Michigan is among 30 of the nation's most respected colleges and universities launching a new initiative to substantially expand the number of talented low- and moderate-income students at the country's top undergraduate institutions.

December 12, 2016

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES NSF awards MSU $122.5M for operation of cyclotron laboratory

December 7, 2016

U-M, colleges team up in biomedical science teaching and learning

They're at two different ends of the higher-education journey: some just starting out on associate's degrees, others finishing up advanced training after earning a doctorate in biomedical science.

But there's a lot they can teach one another, with the help of their professors.

December 5, 2016

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES NMU plans to renovate University Center

November 21, 2016

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES EMU to name Military & Veterans Service Center after war hero

November 16, 2016

$1.65M grant aims to help regional manufacturers hurt by imports

Michigan, Ohio and Indiana make up the most industrialized region of the country, but these three states have lost more than 200,000 manufacturing jobs over the last decade.

Meanwhile, U.S. manufacturing imports have grown by more than $500 billion.


Subscribe to State & Community