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Week of November 12, 2012

Record Update Recap

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MONDAY, Nov. 5

The National Hockey League canceled the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic that was to have been played at Michigan Stadium on Jan. 1, 2013.




Beginning today (Nov. 12), researchers can finalize their collaborative teams and request funding through the MCubed initiative.




The university and head softball coach Carol Hutchins have agreed to a five-year contract extension that will keep her at U-M through the 2017 season.



FRIDAY, Nov. 9

The U-M Health System has earned a $9.1 million core grant from the National Institutes of Health to improve disease diagnosis through metabolic profiling.




U. Sean Vance, assistant professor of architecture, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning, on what inspires him: “The quality of space. The ability of emptiness to move us and inspire us.”