1. Provost Martha E. Pollack recommended for extended appointment

    December 15, 2014

    Dear Colleagues: I am pleased to announce that I am recommending an extension of the appointment of Martha E. Pollack, Ph.D., as provost and executive vice president for academic affairs, pending approval by the Board of Regents later this week. The appointment extension would be effective July 1, 2015, and continue through June 30, 2018. Read more


  2. Provost Martha E. Pollack’s appointment extended


  3. New EVPMA Recommended to the Board of Regents

    November 24, 2014

    Dear Colleagues: I am pleased to announce that I am recommending Marschall S. Runge, M.D., Ph.D., to serve as U-M’s next executive vice president for medical affairs, with the formal appointment pending approval by the Board of Regents in December. Dr. Runge brings significant experience and a track record of great success in multiple aspects Read more


  4. School of Education

    September 12, 2014

    School of Education Dean Deborah Ball opened the all-school annual meeting with a Q & A session with President Mark Schlissel. The yearly event is a time when SOE students, faculty and staff gather to discuss the state of the school and to establish goals for the coming year.


  5. New president wins well wishes at community celebration

    September 5, 2014

    The university community offered upbeat hopes for President Mark S. Schlissel at a community celebration on Ingalls Mall following his inauguration Friday afternoon at adjacent Hill Auditorium.


  6. Welcome letter to students – Sept. 2, 2014, with video

    September 3, 2014

  7. Welcome letter – Sept. 2, 2014

    Dear Students, Today we begin the academic year here in Ann Arbor and I want to welcome you to campus. Whether you are heading off to class for the first time or nearing the final stages of your degree program, I hope you share my enthusiasm for the exciting year ahead. At Michigan, we share Read more


  8. Past U-M inauguration speeches have focused on values, visions

    September 2, 2014

    University of Michigan presidents through the years have used their inaugurations to reinforce the values of the academy, challenge professors and students to address pressing global issues and share their visions for the institution’s future. 


  9. Presidential Timeline: A snapshot of the first 100 days

    August 4, 2014

  10. A tour of the “Water Wonderland”

    July 31, 2014