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Week of September 10, 2012

Record Update Recap

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FRIDAY, Aug. 31

More than 80 inventors and entrepreneurs participated in the National Science Foundation’s Innovation Corps, an eight-week program at U-M designed to fast-track research from the lab to the real world.




Vice President for Research Stephen Forrest outlines how a reorganized Office of Research and Sponsored Projects provides an administrative system to best support the research efforts of the faculty.



The university is asking employees to park all personal and university vehicles at off-site locations away from Michigan Stadium starting at 11 p.m. Fridays prior to home football games.



The College of Engineering is producing a “Video Time Capsule,” a series of short videos in which students describe how they hope to make a difference at U-M and in the world.



FRIDAY, Sept. 7

New MBA students at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business were given seven days to create a new for-profit business to add social and economic value to the city of Detroit.




Kathy Goldberg, dietitian at MHealthy, on pursuing healthy foods: “I try to encourage people to visit farmers markets, even go to a grocery store that features organic food.”


“While the Cat was Away, the Ninth Annual A&D Staff Show,” noon-7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday at Work • Ann Arbor, 306 S. State.

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