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Week of September 26, 2011

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Graham Institute fellows sought

The Graham Environmental Sustainability Institute is accepting applications and nominations for its 2012 Doctoral Fellowship Program, offering up to $50,000 to six doctoral students conducting interdisciplinary research related to sustainability. Doctoral students from all schools, colleges and units can submit an Intent to Apply by Oct. 1. The deadline for nominations, recommendations and application materials is Oct. 15. For more information go to Direct questions to Graham Institute Education Director Mike Shriberg at 734-647-6227 or

New website promotes research, partnerships

The North Campus Research Complex (NCRC) has launched a new website to give visitors with easy access to information on research initiatives, partnership opportunities and news. The goal is to develop a site that is informational, easy to navigate and visually appealing. Highlights include new feature stories on research and public-private partnership initiatives, maps, answers to questions and more. The site,, was designed by NCRC and Michigan Multimedia.



Dan Shere, LSA screenwriting lecturer, on what inspires him: "New ideas, or fresh takes on old ideas."


John Malkovich in “The Infernal Comedy: Confessions of a Serial Killer,” 8 p.m. Oct. 1, Hill Auditorium. Sponsored by the University Musical Society.

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