When the new University of Michigan’s Board of Regents convenes in 2019, it will have seven Democrats and just one Republican, the result of two new Democratic members, Jordan Acker and Paul Brown, replacing two c
The University of Michigan’s faculty panel on academic freedom is seeking input from the campus community on “the intersection of faculty members’ political ideology and their responsibilities to students,” the University announced in a
A new study on the use of diversity statements in hiring at the University of Michigan was recently conducted at the University’s National Center for Institutional Diversity. The study served to analyze the effects of new and evolving practices in faculty hiring in higher education.
Each month, The Michigan Daily Administration Beat sits down with University President Mark Schlissel to discuss important questions about University policy, commitments and challenges. This transcript has been abbreviated and reordered for reader clarity.