Monday, April 11, 2016 - 6:40pm
SACUA Chair Silke-Maria Weineck discusses the effectiveness of the administration's reactions to recent Diag chalkings in the Fleming Building on Monday.

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs heard remarks from University of Michigan Provost Martha Pollack and University Enrollment Manager Kedra Ishop during their meeting Monday.

Monday, April 4, 2016 - 6:30pm
Warde Manuel, Director of Athletics, discusses the importance of communication between faculty and the athletic department at the SACUA meeting in the Fleming building on Monday.

Warde Manuel, University of Michigan athletic director, emphasized the seriousness he places on academics for student athletes at Monday’s Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs meeting.

Monday, March 28, 2016 - 5:39pm
Professor of Physics Gus Evrard discusses the launching of Art 2.0, an online tool offering data about course enrollment, at the SACUA meeting in the Fleming Building Monday.

The University of Michigan’s release of course evaluation data continued to be a topic of controversial discussion among faculty at Monday’s Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs meeting.

Thursday, March 24, 2016 - 5:35pm

Just in time for backpacking and class registration, a new tool that displays course data from the past five to six years — Academic Reporting Toolkit 2.0, or ART 2.0 — has become available to students.

Monday, March 21, 2016 - 5:59pm
Sara Ahbel-Rappe, Professor of Greek and Latin, campaigns for a seat on Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs (SACUA) at Palmer Commons on Monday.

The Senate Assembly voted on new members to replace up to six open positions on the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs at their meeting Monday.

Thursday, March 17, 2016 - 11:12am
Associate dean in the College of Engineering, Alex D. Gallimore, talks about his appointment as the next Dean of Engineering.

When Aerospace Engineering Prof. Alec Gallimore joined the faculty at the University of Michigan in 1992, it wasn't with plans of one day being appointed as dean of the College of Engineering.

However, two years later Gallimore, currently the associate dean for academic affairs in the College of Engineering, was appointed to the position at February’s Board of Regents meeting. The position is effective July 1, 2016, through June 30, 2021.

Monday, March 14, 2016 - 7:10pm
Laura Kipnis, author and professor at Northwestern University, delivers a lecture on present day sex culture in higher education environments as a part of the Faculty Governance Conference in the UMMA Auditorium on Monday.

Kipnis discussed her ideas about sexual assault, student-faculty relationships and sexual repression to faculty from around the country at a faculty governance conference on campus hosted by the University of Michigan Faculty Senate Assembly Monday.

Monday, March 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
SACUA Chair Silke-Maria Weineck discusses the need for a Senate Assembly that is representative of the entire university in the Fleming Building on Monday.

At its Monday meeting, the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs discussed the Faculty Governance Conference occurring next Monday and Tuesday at the Michigan League.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016 - 3:03pm
Timeline of Detroit Public Schools

For many Detroit schools, the deterioration is largely tied to the district’s now-crippling accumulation of debt.

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 10:40pm
Silke-Maria Weineck, SACUA chair, discusses the revamped student teacher evaluation questions set for Fall 2016 in Palmer Commons on Monday.

The Senate Assembly voted on procedures for how new SACUA are nominated at their Monday meeting. SACUA will lose six members by the end of this year due to ending terms, sabbaticals and leaves of absence.