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Nagraj Balakrishnan has been named dean of the UM-Dearborn College of Business.
The university’s Senate Assembly approved a resolution urging faculty representation on committees that are appointed to help search for executive officers.
U-M beat Ohio State in the annual Wolverine-Buckeye Challenge for Life, a contest to see which university could sign up more people on their state’s organ donor list.
The Athletic Department has announced a departmentwide community service relationship with the Special Olympics of Michigan.
Ellen Rowe, associate professor and chair of the Department of Jazz and Contemporary Improvisation, on what inspires her: "At the moment, the young Pakistani girl, Malala Yousafzai."
The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design’s 2012 Juried Undergraduate Exhibition, through Dec. 21 in the Jean Paul Slusser Gallery, Art & Architecture Building.