A revised University of Michigan Board of Regents’ Ordinance has been proposed and is now being posted for public comment. The ordinance covers the regulation of parking and traffic, and the use and protection of U-M buildings and property.
Jonathan Bulkley, Peter M. Wege Professor Emeritus of Sustainable Systems, died July 14 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, at age 81 from lung cancer.
University of Michigan faculty, staff and retirees will have the opportunity to change their benefits for 2020 during the upcoming Open Enrollment period this fall.
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A collaborative, multisector team, led by U-M’s Water Center at the Graham Sustainability Institute and the School for Environment and Sustainability has been awarded a five-year, $20 million cooperative agreement to help oversee research at a nationwide network of 29 coastal reserves.
Daphne C. Watkins considers herself a witness to black men’s pain.
Elmer Grant Gilbert, professor emeritus of aerospace engineering, died June 16 in Ann Arbor, Michigan, at age 89 from congestive heart failure.
Joy Alexander Blouin, former head of the Visual Resources Collection in the Department of History of Art, died peacefully on July 17 at age 74, surrounded by her family. The cause was complications from pneumonia.
Revised Board of Regents Ordinance available for public comment
The University of Michigan this week began installing door locks in all general-purpose classrooms and class labs in Mason Hall as part of a pilot project to enhance campus safety and emergency preparedness.
The new door locks will help faculty, staff and students facilitate a faster lockdown in the case of an emergency.
In an effort to increase clarity, transparency and the accessibility of student fee information, the University of Michigan recently made additions to the Standard Practice Guide to clarify the process for reviewing and approving student fees.
MaryJo Banasik has been named the new director of the University of Michigan’s Faculty Senate Office.
It could be the team support and sense of community, or being accountable for meeting a weekly exercise goal, or the friendly competition among units. Whatever the reason, each year thousands of U-M faculty and staff return to Active U Autumn and get moving with their co-workers and friends.
The University of Michigan is ranked No. 6 on Kiplinger’s list of Best Values in Public Colleges, again making U-M one of the nation’s best values in higher education for in-state students.
The ranking highlights colleges and universities that combine outstanding education with economic value.
Michigan Drug Discovery has awarded early-stage funding for three new drug discovery projects by faculty across the University of Michigan, as well as project-management support and mentoring assistance for three early-stage cancer projects funded by the Rogel Cancer Center.
From a leader of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s effort to tackle the opioid crisis, to a recent graduate working with current students on campus while looking for the next learning opportunity, to four undergraduates who came to the University of Michigan not quite sure what to expect from their college experiences, a similar s
Demolition of South Fifth Avenue property underway
The first time Susan Crowell exhibited her work in a botanical garden, she decided she never wanted to return to a gallery space.
LSA has selected eight new fellows for its third cohort of LSA Collegiate Fellows.
The eight fellows were chosen from among 812 applications for their outstanding research accomplishments and agenda, as well as their sustained commitments to working on issues of diversity, equity and inclusion.