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Wednesday, April 15, 2020 - 5:12pm

University of Michigan alum Claudia Haimovici discovered the order-ahead food app Snackpass when the company launched on campus last spring. She said the app was not yet partnered with many restaurants, so she decided to join the company as the growth marketing manager.

Sunday, March 29, 2020 - 4:57pm

While some local Ann Arbor businesses have continued operations amid the COVID-19 pandemic, many are struggling to maintain profits.

Wednesday, February 26, 2020 - 2:07pm


University of Michigan administrators recently announced the Ross School of Business would launch a comprehensive real estate center during last week’s University Board of Regents meeting. The news came after the University received a $10 million gift from Regent Ron Weiser (R).

Sunday, February 16, 2020 - 3:01pm
Leung Tsang, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, was elected to the National Academy of Engineering last week.

Leung Tsang, professor of electrical engineering and computer science, was elected to the National Academy of Engineering last week. He joined the 2020 class of 106 new NAE members.

Sunday, February 9, 2020 - 2:57pm
Speakers present at the 44th annual ALE conference at the Ross School of Business Saturday afternoon.

Troy Carter, venture capitalist and founder of Atom Factory, a talent management and production company, spoke to a crowd of about 250 students, alumni and guests about mentorship and diversity in business at the University of Michigan Ross School of Business on Friday evening. 

Sunday, November 24, 2019 - 6:58pm

The University of Michigan’s Department of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences and the Energy Institute partnered with a D.C.-based research institute, the Energy Impact Center, to create the first inaugural energy competition.

Monday, October 28, 2019 - 6:07pm
Three University of Michigan faculty are part of the new class of members for the National Academy of Medicine.

The National Academy of Medicine announced the election of 100 members at its annual meeting last Monday. Three University of Michigan faculty members are among the new class of members, including Rebecca Cunningham, James Dalton and Gabriel Nuñez. They join 53 other current and emeritus University of Michigan faculty, and living former faculty, in the prestigious society.

Sunday, October 20, 2019 - 11:06am

The University of Michigan Solar Car team placed third in the Bridgestone World Solar Challenge on Thursday afternoon after a five-day, 1,800-mile race through the Australian Outback.

The team’s car, Electrum, reached the finish line in Adelaide, South Australia averaging about 49 miles per hour. The Belgian team, Agoria, placed first, followed by the Japanese team from Tokai University.

Thursday, September 19, 2019 - 7:04pm
.*The title for the graphic should read 'Human Embryo-like Structures'*

A team of University of Michigan and University of California, San Francisco researchers developed a new technology able to efficiently produce human embryo-like, also called embryoids. The research was published in Nature on Sept. 11.

Sunday, September 15, 2019 - 6:38pm
The Richard Tam Foundation gifted the University a $5.8 million gift Monday, Sept. 9.

The Richard Tam Foundation gifted the University a $5.8 million gift on Sept. 9, bringing the foundation’s total donations to $10 million.The gift will be used in partnership with the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Program to advance the translational part of bipolar disorder research at the University.

Melvin McInnis, professor of bipolar disorder and director of the Prechter Program, said his research team will have the opportunity to improve clinical care for patients with bipolar disorder.