1. U-M No. 10 in schools with most students abroad

    November 11, 2013

    The University of Michigan surged to No. 10 in a ranking of U.S. schools with the most students studying abroad in 2011-12—a big jump from the No. 16 spot last year, a key survey of global education trends said Monday. The strong growth reflects U-M’s ongoing commitment to helping students go overseas. The university had Read more

  2. U-M rises in latest Times Higher Education world rankings

    October 3, 2013

    The University of Michigan is ranked as the world’s 18th top institution according to Times Higher Education, moving up two spots from last year. The annual list ranks the top 400 universities worldwide and is based on 13 performance indicators separated into five categories: teaching, research, citations, industry income and international outlook. The London-based higher Read more

  3. U-M remains strong in U.S. News & World Report rankings

    October 2, 2013

    The university continues to rank near the top in the U.S. News & World Report’s annual rankings of the nation’s best undergraduate colleges and universities. U-M maintained its ranking as the No. 4 public university, and was ranked at No. 28 among the nation’s best national universities, up one spot from last year. While university Read more

  4. U-M professor Susan Murphy earns prestigious MacArthur Fellowship

    October 2, 2013

    A University of Michigan statistician who is poised to make a significant impact on the field of personalized medicine, an area of great activity in biomedical research, has been chosen one of 24 “exceptionally creative individuals” by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation. The foundation named Susan A. Murphy, the H.E. Robbins Professor Read more

  5. Latest projects funded through Third Century Initiative

    September 24, 2013

    Since coming to the University of Michigan in 2003 Professor Anne Mondro has dedicated her research and studio work to discovering how creativity impacts health care, with particular emphasis on aging and memory loss. Over the decade, the associate professor in the Stamps School of Art & Design has brought the school’s students along on Read more

  6. Nine faculty named Distinguished University Professors

    July 23, 2013

    Nine faculty members have received one of the university’s top honors as Distinguished University Professors. The appointments were approved by the Board of Regents on Thursday and will be effective Sept. 1. In a tradition that began more than 10 years ago, recently appointed DUPs give an inaugural lecture that highlights their work at U-M, Read more

  7. First Global Challenges receive funding

    June 6, 2013

    Nadine Naber’s digital archive will record stories from women in Egypt.

  8. Grants for Excellence encourage faculty collaboration, innovation

    June 5, 2013

    A digital patient that offers nurse practitioner students the entire patient care experience from diagnosis to treatment to communication. Faculty training in a vocal technique that could enhance an already top notch undergraduate musical theatre program. Engineering and Technical Communications faculty collaborating to develop teaching modules that will advance student writing skills in a range Read more

  9. UM-Flint Professor Receives Top Honor

    June 5, 2013

    Mojtaba Vaziri, professor of physics and engineering at University of Michigan-Flint, has been selected to receive a Distinguished Professor of the Year Award by President Council, State Universities of Michigan. The award recognizes outstanding contributions and dedication made by faculty from Michigan’s 15 public universities to the education of undergraduate students. Each university nominated a Read more

  10. Provost Announces Teaching Innovation Prizes

    June 4, 2013

    Five faculty projects to advance student learning win the Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize.