1. National Medal of Arts

    September 3, 2015

    Bravo! I am delighted to share the news that Professor Emeritus George Shirley and the University Musical Society of the University of Michigan (UMS) have been recognized at the highest level. The White House has announced that Shirley and UMS will each receive a 2014 National Medal of Arts. The National Medal is our nation’s premier honor Read more


  2. President Schlissel reflects on his first year with Michigan Radio

    September 2, 2015

  3. Revolutionary Mcity test lab for driverless vehicles opens

    July 20, 2015

  4. President Schlissel visits China

    July 17, 2015

  5. Campus Survey on Sexual Misconduct


  6. Michigan Meeting Presidents Panel


  7. Talking Openly about Sexual Misconduct

    June 24, 2015

    I feel personally responsible for the safety and well-being of every student at the University of Michigan. As a university president, a physician-scientist, an educator and a father, the issue of sexual misconduct keeps me awake at night. I’d like to share with you the results of the University of Michigan’s campus climate survey on sexual Read more


  8. A Thorough, Transparent, and Honest Self-examination of Sexual Misconduct


  9. Email to Students on Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Misconduct

    Dear Students: I would like to share with you the results of the University of Michigan’s campus climate survey on sexual misconduct. Earlier this year, 3,000 of you were part of a representative sample invited to participate. As I said in an email to you in January, U-M is making findings from the survey public Read more


  10. Email to Faculty and Staff on Campus Climate Survey on Sexual Misconduct

    Dear Colleagues: I would like to share with you the results of the University of Michigan’s campus climate survey on sexual misconduct experienced by our students. This is an important part of our work to address sexual misconduct and help survivors. Earlier this year, 3,000 students were selected as a representative sample and invited to Read more