Society 2030, an initiative linking academics and corporate partners to address the challenges of an aging population, is offering research project awards to U-M graduate students. The deadline for project submissions is Tuesday. For information on Society 2030 and details about project topics, prizes and timelines, go to www.society2030.org. See a video about Society 2030 at tinyurl.com/ayw9s5u.
Michigan Creative has won four 2012 Case V Awards, which honor institutions and individuals who demonstrate outstanding achievement in the concept and execution of advancement programs and communications. The award-winning projects for Michigan Alumnus Magazine, the Office of Admissions, the Department of Athletics, and the Department of Astronomy can be viewed at Michigan Creative’s Tumblr blog, michigancreative.tumblr.com.
Natalie Condon, videographer for the Development, Marketing and Communications office at LSA, on her job: “Every project is different, and with each we get to meet a lot of cool people doing amazing things on campus.”
“The Music Lesson” by Caspar Netscher, U-M Museum of Art new acquisition, first floor connector near the museum’s historic wing.