Academics

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History lecturer Jonathan Marwil considers teaching a holy profession and the classroom a holy place. He rarely uses technology in the classroom such as PowerPoint as he feels it is one of the most boring ways of teaching. He himself does not own a cell phone.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced his recommendations for University-awarded honorary degrees Monday.

University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel announced his recommendations for University-awarded honorary degrees Monday.

According to the Newnan LSA Academic Advising Center’s website, general advising is meant to help students plan out their college as well as future careers.

When LSA sophomore Izzy Nakisher entered the University of Michigan, she didn’t know her major. She visited her adviser, who was assigned to her at orientation, once every few weeks her freshman year, trying to figure out a direction. Four major changes later, Nakisher is now ready to declare.

Robert Ortega, School of Social Work professor and Chair of SACUA gives opening remarks at the Senate Assembly meeting in the Union Monday.

The University of Michigan Senate Assembly met Monday afternoon to elect three new representatives to the Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs and vote on the Faculty Statement on Safety, Speech, and Academic Freedom Endorsed by Committee for an Inclusive University.

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The University of Michigan’s Academic Reporting Tool released its grade distribution feature over the weekend, allowing students to explore grade distributions of courses before registration.

The Lecturers' Employee Organization (LEO) marches for higher wages and increased benefits on the Diag early Friday afternoon.

During a break in the Lecturers’ Employee Organization’s first open bargaining session in Ann Arbor Friday, about 150 lecturers and allies – including students and tenure -track faculty – marched from the

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At the start of last year, the Kessler Presidential Scholars Program launched its two-year pilot expansion initiative with the hope of serving its recipients in a more holistic manner.

Students know it is almost impossible to visit a social media site today without coming across an example of “trolling” or “fake news,” terms that have become prevalent in the wake of the 2016 president

Robert Ortega discusses campus programs and faculty responsibility at the Fleming Administration Building Monday.

At a meeting of the Senate Assembly Committee on University Affairs Monday, the members reviewed the work being done in various senate committees, as well as the committee formation procedure process by which these committees are created.

Members of the Lecturers' Employee Organization lead a demonstration for higher pay and more bargaining rights outside of Palmer Commons Dec. 1.

During the 2016-2017 school year, the average salary of teachers in Michigan increased for the first time in five years. The Michigan Department of Education reported the average salary of a Michigan public