Academics

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Since the beginning of the academic year, several LSA classes have been participating in a pilot program of iClicker Reef, a new student response system from Macmillan Learning, to ask a wider variety of questions than traditional iClicker remotes.

Richard Holcomb, senior director of U-M Human Resources, discusses the new HR campaigns that the University has been working on at the SACUA meeting in Fleming Administration Building Monday.

The University of Michigan Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met Monday to discuss immunization requirement policies and the provost’s recent revisions to the faculty handbook. 

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LSA sophomore Jack Wroldsen came to the University of Michigan knowing he was interested in a history degree. Yet Wroldsen said he faced skepticism from parents and employers about the choice when he declared a history major.

U-M Flint professor Sarah Lippert presents a resolution on the principles of due process at the Senate Assembly meeting Monday in the Michigan League.

The University of Michigan Senate Assembly held its monthly meeting Monday in the Michigan League, discussing the academic freedom lecture, tri-campus participation in administrative affairs and fair treatment and due diligence of conduct investigations.

Mika LaVaque-Manty, LSA Honors Program director, speaks at the LSA Student Honor Council speaker event at Palmer Commons Monday night.

Mika LaVaque-Manty, LSA Honors Program director and associate professor of political science, addressed the ways in which rule-following affects one’s life during the LSA Student Honor Council speaker event titled “Your life, Your rules” Monday night.

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Inside the Shapiro Design Lab, located on the first floor of the Shapiro Undergraduate Library, is a new form of experiential learning: augmented, virtual and mixed reality, or “AVMR” technology.

UM Provost Martin Philbert address concerns regarding faculty policies at the SACUA meeting in Fleming Monday.

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs held its weekly meeting Monday afternoon, discussing recent changes to the University of Michigan’s Standard Practice Guide and the introduction of

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This semester, LSA sophomore Grace Miller is enrolled in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science 281, a higher-level computer science class that introduces students to data structures and algorithms.

The Museum of Natural History is set to reopen in April 2019.

The University of Michigan’s Museum of Natural History will reopen on April 14 in the new Biological Sciences Building.

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The University of Michigans College of Literature, Science and the Arts announced the formation of the Digital Studies Institute Monday.