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Educator Collaboration Can Spell Success For Teachers And Their Students

New research led by the University of Michigan shows that teacher involvement in quality collaborations with colleagues can lead to improved teacher and student performance.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2015

The Union Building on the campus of University of Michigan. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

University Of Michigan Regents Hike Tuition 2.7 Percent

The hike is part of the Ann Arbor school’s nearly $1.80 billion operating budget approved Thursday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2015

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University Of Michigan Class Teaches Detroiters How To Buy, Fix Homes

Students learn how to acquire abandoned homes, fix them up and rent them out as part of an effort to create lively, walkable neighborhoods.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2015


Florida Beats Michigan 4-1 For Repeat National Softball Title

Michigan (60-8) was going for its first title since 2005.

97.1 The Ticket–06/04/2015

ANN ARBOR, MI - JANUARY 12: University of Michigan Athletic Director Dave Brandon speaks to the media after being introducing Brady Hoke as the new head football coach to the media at the Junge Family Champions Center on January 12, 2011 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Dave Brandon Named CEO Of Toys “R” Us

Brandon, formerly the CEO of Domino’s Pizza, indicated he does not expect his lack of retail experience to be an issue.

CBS Detroit–06/02/2015

George Orson Welles (1915 - 1985) the American actor, writer, producer and director.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

U-M Obtains Unpublished Orson Welles Draft Memoir

The University of Michigan says a “very raw draft” of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

Bike Path

Ian Clemens’ Legacy: Family Kicks Off 300-Mile Bike Ride To Raise Scholarship Fund

The group is traveling from Ann Arbor to Mackinac Island, in memory a Ian Clemens — who had just started college at the University of Michigan when he passed away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

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U-M Regents Approve Design For $168 Million Sports Complex

The board acted on the athletic department’s schematic design for the 280,000-square-foot facility on Thursday afternoon at a meeting in Dearborn.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

Devin Gardner #98 of the Michigan Wolverines throws a first quarter pass while playing the Penn State Nittany Lions on October 11, 2014 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Michigan Taking Bids From Adidas, Nike For New Apparel Deal

The University of Michigan took bids from both Nike and Adidas — the school’s current outfitter — to become the athletic department’s next long-term provider.

97.1 The Ticket–05/15/2015

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Report: Treetops Resort Ordered Guards To Ignore U-M Frat’s Rowdy, Destructive Behavior

Frat members reportedly mooned children, smashed light fixtures, urinated on carpets and broke furniture, among other things.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015