Academics

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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.

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A Reddit megathread discussing this year’s 2020 University of Michigan admissions cycle has already generated more than 150 comments of applicants speculating when the

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University of Michigan students transferring between schools or colleges on the Ann Arbor campus struggle to bring their credits with them, leading many to take on additional semesters to fulfill distribution requirements.

SACUA Chair Joy Beatty shares University updates at a Senate Assembly meeting in the Michigan League Monday afternoon.

The Senate Advisory Committee on University Affairs met Monday afternoon to discuss updates and changes within the Faculty Senate. 

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LSA junior Kathleen Young is applying to medical schools this summer and said advisers are important to help address a “secret checklist” of requirements to be accepted into medical school. This checklist includes volunteering, research and shadowing doctors.