Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

In the News

  1. Media coverage of the University of Michigan — March 2015

    Social media turns parenting into ‘sharenting’…Machine keeps lungs alive outside body…U-M to grow China ties…You might as well flip a coin to fill in your NCAA brackets…Household wealth highest ever…Access to justice a click away…Adapting to Great Lakes levels…Death dogs of ancient Egypt.

  2. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — February 2015

    Driverless cars could cut sales in half … Female b-school deans make history … Obesity breakthrough … War on words … Fake city helping create tomorrow’s cars … Did this 100-year-old film make people racist? … Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks at U-M … New tougher laws on human trafficking.

  3. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — January 2015

    Man leaves U-M hospital without a heart…Michigan’s growing blue economy…Driverless research site to open in July…U-M professor debuts film at Sundance…U-M anthropologist seeks roots of terrorism…Daughter of Cuban exiles on U.S. policy…U-M president to visit China… Crowdfunding scientific research…General Mills former CEO gives $20 million to U.M.

  4. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — December 2014

    Jim Harbaugh is new U-M football coach…McKinley founder donates $50 million to U-M…U-M docs use 3-D-printed trachea to save young boy…Improving the gender balance at b-school..Teens trending toward e-cigarettes…U-M unveils architecture program for Detroit teens…45-year physics mystery brings quantum computers closer…U-M sparks Detroit’s tech transfer industry.

  5. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — October 2014

    AD David Brandon resigns…U-M extends M-Cubed program…U-M economist Wolfers: one of 10 “tweeple” you should follow…U-M prof Prabal Dutta named one of “Brilliant 10″…Artifact from 1800s found while moving massive oak on campus…U-M’s Howard Markel on the history of quarantine…Detroit’s exit from bankruptcy…Fracking’s unexpected benefits.

  6. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — September 2014

    Why federal college ratings won’t rein in tuition … What happens when we all live to 100? … U-M tops U.S. public universities in global ranking … Mad men: How to change the tide of domestic violence … Toxic algae cocktail brews in Lake Erie … Baby steps toward driverless cars deliver huge leaps in safety … More breast cancer patients should keep their healthy breasts.

  7. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — June 2014

    Large freshman class challenges U-M housing…U-M builds fake city to test driverless cars…Teenage girls face sexting dilemma…Cutting the poor out of welfare…Why daughters are better than sons, financially, that is…22 devastating effects of climate change…U-M forms technology consortium with other universities.

  8. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan: March 2014

    The 12 stupidest mistakes entrepreneurs make…New detector lets people ‘see’ radiation…Ford’s driverless car takes the wheel…Just say yes? The rise of study drugs in college…A global tax on the super-rich…Tweeting a killer migraine…hy the Great Lakes are changing & more.

  9. Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — Feb. 2014

    Shanghai-Michigan venture wins award … Strapped scientists abandon research and students … U-M to embark on $500-million buildout … Big-name CEOs put money into marijuana … U-M-designed radiation detector hits market … Law School among U.S. News’ top 10 … Tweet patrol knows when censors delete posts, and more.