The Board of Regents will have its monthly meeting at 3 p.m. May 16 in the Fairlane Center South, UM-Dearborn. To offer public comment at the meeting, sign up in advance at www.regents.umich.edu/meetings/publform.html. Public comments on agenda items will be taken prior to their consideration. Comments on nonagenda items will follow the regular business agenda. People with disabilities who need assistance should contact the Office of the Vice President and Secretary of the University in advance at 734-764-3883. For more about regents meetings, go to www.regents.umich.edu.
The Michigan Alzheimer’s Disease Center (MADC) plans to submit a P50 AD Research Center grant proposal in May 2014 and is seeking project ideas. This proposal will include two to three R01-sized projects — basic, translational or clinical — that investigate Alzheimer’s disease or related dementias. Interested university investigators are encouraged to submit pre-proposal descriptions, no more than one page, by June 15 to Cassie Starback, MADC administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Direct questions to MADC Director Hank Paulson at email@example.com.
John Megahan, scientific illustrator, graphic designer and Web developer, on his job: "My favorite kind of work is when I can do an illustration that brings in ideas from various aspects and seeing how they interact."
“Visions Of Serenity: Multi Media Group Show,” 8 a.m.-8 p.m. through June 10 at the Gifts of Art Gallery, Taubman Health Center South Lobby.