Spectrum Center celebrates 40 years of LGBT activism
The Spectrum Center, U-M's office for sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, will kick off "Doin' It for 40 Years," a yearlong celebration of four decades of LGBT activism, with a birthday party Monday at the U-M Museum of Art. The event, open to the university community, gets under way at 6 p.m.
School of Dentistry takes steps to improve online accessibility
The university calls for accessibility in online resources including videos. The School of Dentistry has taken a step that serves as an example of how one unit is moving toward accomplishing that goal. For more information about accessibility in online resources, go to www.umich.edu/webaccess/.
Statement from Rich Rodriguez
Former head football coach Rich Rodriguez issued a statement Thursday saying he was proud of his staff and student-athletes, and thanking U-M football fans and the student body for their support.
The Michigan Difference
U-M students who have come from the foster care system face a unique set of challenges, both in terms of funding their education as well as lacking the family and community support that most undergraduates enjoy. U-M alumnus Paul Blavin and his wife, Amy, want to help provide that guidance and sense of community through the Blavin Scholars Program. They have pledged to match $500,000 in contributions to fund the program.