University of Michigan
It’s been three weeks since Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines and relief efforts continue.
A consortium of Southeast Michigan architecture and design firms has been hired to design a $600 million, 2.8 million-square-foot new university in Basra, Iraq to teach petroleum engineering.
The latest staffing, leadership and boardroom news from Michigan’s technology-focused companies, institutions and groups.
There’s good news for jobseekers in the annual University of Michigan economic forecast for Michigan’s economy in the years ahead. The UM forecast says the state will add some 130,000 jobs in 2014 and 105, after gaining about 80,000 jobs this year — and more than a quarter million in total since early 2010.
The University of Michigan School of Information announced that UMSI’s dean, Jeffrey MacKie-Mason, and his wife, Janet Netz, committed to a gift of $2.5 million to the school.
The Wolverines rank next to last in the Big Ten in rushing offense and just seventh in scoring defense.
The Wildcats host the Wolverines on Saturday in a matchup between struggling teams that were aiming high not too long ago.
A high school basketball standout who survived a plane crash that killed his father and stepmother will become a Wolverine.
Four teams of University of Michigan graduate students were recently selected to receive Dow Distinguished Awards for Interdisciplinary Sustainability totaling more than $135,000.
It’s the University of Michigan’s largest life-saving donation drive.