These items ran in recent editions of the Record Update. To find specific issues of the Update, go to ur.umich.edu/update/archives.
The Board of Regents used a two-day strategic session to focus on the challenges facing higher education today.
The MCubed interdisciplinary research-funding initiative has awarded another 117 seed grants.
Three U-M researchers were lead convening authors of chapters in a recently released draft report assessing climate change in the Midwest.
John Pasquale has been named director of the Michigan marching and athletic bands, effective June 1.
Mary Kay Pauley, facilities coordinator, University Human Resources, on her “Kay’s Bears” project: “It gives me great pleasure to be able to create something that brings comfort to families.”
“The Birthday Party: Ceramic Sculpture” by Marcia Polenberg, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. through Feb. 4, Gifts of Art Gallery, University Hospital Main Lobby, Floor 1.