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Week of November 1, 2010

In Brief

Memorial set for medical student

A memorial service in honor of medical student Sujal Parikh is planned for 2 p.m. Nov. 14 in Rackham Auditorium. A reception will follow. Parikh, a fourth-year student at the Medical School and Fogarty International Clinical Research Scholar, died following a traffic accident in October while doing research on HIV/AIDS in Uganda.

2010 Financial Report now online

U-M’s 2010 Financial Report, which features university achievements, creativity and innovation, leadership, major projects and more, now is available online. For viewing and pdf download go to Also, links to reports from 2005-10 are available at



Joe Burman, director of prospect identification and strategies for LSA’s Department of Development, Marketing & Communications, on working at U-M: “I’ve always been a very curious person and I have a job that lets me be curious, so it’s a perfect match.”


Lebanese singing star Assi El Helani, 8-11 p.m. Nov. 6, Hill Auditorium.

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