Items Tagged with 'U-M'


Tech firm partnering on U-M innovation program

December 7, 2016
A local digital consulting firm is partnering on an organizational innovation program certified by the University of Michigan. Read More

Health systems sign definitive 'affiliation' agreement

September 15, 2016
A health system in the area and a major university health system in the state have signed a definitive “affiliation” agreement. Read More

Health systems sign LOI for 'affiliation'

June 20, 2016
A health system in the area is planning to join a major university health system in the state. Read More

MSU 'Sparty' statue vandalized

September 14, 2015
| By AP
EAST LANSING — There might have been some confusion about what football team the University of Michigan played over the weekend. Read More

Student wins Rhodes Scholarship

November 24, 2014
| By AP
A University of Michigan student from West Michigan has been named a Rhodes scholar. Read More

Driverless-car law moves auto industry

December 30, 2013
| By AP
LANSING — A new law that will allow companies to test driverless cars on Michigan roads will be a boost for the state's auto industry, according to Gov. Rick Snyder and the sponsor of the legislation. Read More

U-M researcher shoots to speed image and video processing 1,000x

August 15, 2013
| By AP
ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A University of Michigan researcher is leading a project to build computer hardware that would process images and video 1,000 times faster than current systems. Read More

U-M dedicates statue of President Gerald Ford

April 17, 2013
| By AP
ANN ARBOR — The University of Michigan is home to a new statue of one of its most famous alumni, President Gerald Ford. Read More

Economists predict moderate growth in Michigan

November 20, 2012
| By AP
ANN ARBOR –– University of Michigan economists say they expect the state to stay along a path of moderate growth during the next two years. Read More

FoodCircles app receives microloan funding

October 26, 2012
Jonathan Kumar had a vision for tasty charity. The recent University of Michigan grad wanted to create a business that blended impoverished children’s mouth-watering need for food with a philanthropic entrepreneurship supporting the food industry. “Can we leverage our purchasing intentions to do something powerful?” Kumar asked. “People eat out a billion times a week, but there are still a billion hungry. Can we connect those two stories?” Read More