1. EdSurge Academic Innovation podcast: Universities Should Work to Transform Teaching

    January 25, 2017

  2. Always Leading. Forever Valiant.

    January 23, 2017

    The many aspects of our celebration of the University of Michigan’s Bicentennial provide a wonderful opportunity to explore and engage with the achievements and the people who have made our history – and our future – so meaningful and exciting. These opportunities are reflected in the events throughout 2017 that commemorate U-M’s amazing impact on Read more


  3. Welcome to the University of Michigan’s Bicentennial

    January 5, 2017

    HELP US CELEBRATE 200 YEARS OF THE LEADERS & BEST The new year brings a monumental moment in the life of our university — our Bicentennial celebration. I am excited to introduce you to what we have planned to commemorate our 200 years of achievement. Over the course of 2017, we will be celebrating U-M’s Read more


  4. 2016 Winter Commencement

    December 20, 2016

    (As prepared for delivery) I offer my most enthusiastic congratulations to U-M’s newest graduates, 
as well as to their families and friends, professors and teachers, and everyone else who made this day possible. I thank you all for joining us for this celebration of achievement. A Michigan degree is a truly outstanding accomplishment. Well done, Read more


  5. Record: President appoints Paul Courant as interim provost

    December 13, 2016

  6. Statement in Support of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) Program and our Undocumented Immigrant Students

    November 21, 2016

      Update (Sept. 3, 2017): President Schlissel urges the White House to preserve the DACA program for our students and our nation.   President Schlissel and more than 600 college and university presidents signed a statement calling for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program to be “upheld, continued, and expanded.” The statement below statement Read more


  7. Provost Pollack named president of Cornell

    November 14, 2016

  8. A message from U-M administrators and faculty and student leaders

    November 13, 2016

    To All Members of the University Community: In the days since last Tuesday’s election, people in our community have experienced hateful attacks, both on an individual level and as members of groups.  As leaders of our campus, we want to speak out against these behaviors and express our hopes for moving forward. We saw a Read more


  9. 2016 Election Message

    November 9, 2016

    To All Members of the University Community: As I’m sure many of you did, I watched the election coverage late into the night, and had the opportunity to visit with students and staff at a results-watching event sponsored by the Ginsberg Center at the Michigan Union. It will take quite some time to completely absorb Read more


  10. Record: Special Bicentennial Section

    October 31, 2016