Administration

President Schlissel addresses Black Student Union protesters at the Union last night.

Following a night of protests over University President Mark Schlissel’s lack of a formal response to

Scott DeRue gives the State of School Address Wednesday in Robertson Auditorium.

The University of Michigan announced a $50 million donation from notable alum Stephen Ross — the current largest donor to the University — to the Ross School of Business Wednesday afternoon at a

President Mark Schlissel in a Regents meeting in the Michigan Union on Thursday.

Development

The University of Michigan Board of Regents voted unanimously to give University President Mark Schlissel another pay raise for the third year in a row Thursday afternoon.

The University's rankings stayed mostly the same across the board.

The University of Michigan's place in multiple rankings this year remained unchanged, with a few individual programs making advances. 

Martin Philbert, Provost and Exectutive Vice President of Academic Affairs, gives remarks at his welcome reception in the Michigan League on Thursday.

Martin Philbert, new University of Michigan provost, thanked University President Mark Schlissel and the provost team for his position and spoke on the importance of academia on a national scale at his hiring reception in the Michigan League Thursday afternoon.

The University of Michigan Sexual Assault Prevention and Awareness Center named Kaaren Williamsen its permanent director, according to an email sent by E. Royster Harper, vice president for student life, to her office Thursday afternoon.

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A group of University of Michigan professors and a student submitted an official request Friday afternoon to change the name of the C.C. Little building.

Stephen M. Ross — University of Michigan alum and benefactor for whom the Ross School of Business and Stephen M. Ross Academic Center are named — is currently being targeted for income tax evasion.

President Mark Schlissel speaks at the MStaff 200 festival on June 27, 2017.

The Regents held their last meeting for the summer this afternoon, also doubling as Paul Courant’s last meeting as Interim Provost.