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The University of Michigan’s transition to online classes has presented unique obstacles for fine arts students, who have had their recitals impacted, face issues obtaining necessary materials and experience difficulty practicing their disciplines remotely.

Interim provost Susan Collins made an announcement to students Friday morning elaborating on the university’s grading policy for the winter term.

In an email sent to students Friday morning, Interim Provost Susan Collins provided updates to students on grading plans for the remainder of the winter semester. 

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As backpacking — the period when students select potential classes prior to officially registering — quickly approaches for the fall term, many students are awaiting their enrollment appointment time, which goes live on March 30 at 8 a.m. on Wolverine Access.

Joy Beatty speaks to the Senate Advisory Committee on Feb. 10, 2020. This week's meeting was convened on BlueJeans, following the University's response to COVID-19.

In light of the University of Michigan’s response to the coronavirus outbreak, the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs convened Monday on BlueJean

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After the first week of transitioning to remote learning platforms, some University of Michigan students and faculty faced scheduling adjustments, particularly related to difficulties with time zones.

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The Ross School of Business will give students the option to take their classes Pass/No Record for the remainder of the Winter semester, Dean Scott DeRue announced at a BBA virtual town hall meeting on Friday afternoon. 

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Multiple universities — including Middlebury College,

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In response to the coronavirus outbreak, students in the School of Nursing now have to complete their work for this semester virtually while still meeting requirements set by the state nursing board and other accredited bodies.

Members of the Graduate Employees' Organization (GEO) gather at the Diag prior to bargaining a contract with the university back in November 2019.

Despite a spate of cancellations across campus amid an outbreak of coronavirus, the  Graduate Employees’ Organization continued their campaign for a new contract with the University of Michigan.

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Following Schlissel’s statement released Wednesday, Center for Global and Intercultural Study (CGIS) students were informed that all study abroad programs are being suspended effective immediately.

The email included instructions urging students to follow CDC guidelines to minimize exposure and spread of the virus, including self-quarantining for those who have traveled to a high-risk country or area.