1. $1.6M for water infrastructure projects coming to University of Michigan

    Mark Rivett posted April 8, 2021
    Water Project

    The seal of the University of Michigan on a sign for the Modern Languages Building, 812 Washington St. on the University of Michigan campus in Ann Arbor on Thursday, Dec. 10, 2020.
    Jacob Hamilton/MLive.com

    Read Full Story on mLive

    The University of Michigan has received a $1.6-million award from the U.S. Department of Energy for water infrastructure efficiency projects.

    UM’s money is part of $27.5 million going to 16 water infrastructure projects at organizations in 13 states, according to a news release. The projects have the potential to reduce carbon emissions and water treatment costs while improving water quality and equity of distribution nationwide, officials said.

    Read Full Story on mLive

  2. Meet & Greet with Mayor Mike Duggan

    Mark Rivett posted February 24, 2021

    Register Here

    Mike Duggan

    Detroit Mayor, Mike Duggan

    Learn more about City of Detroit Summer Fellowships 2021

    The positions are paid a $600/week stipend with a $600 bonus upon successful completion.

    Positions are project based.

    Register Here

  3. Chris Kolb Named Vice President for Government Relations

    Mark Rivett posted December 18, 2020

    Read Full Story on the Record

    Chris KolbChris Kolb, who currently serves as Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s state budget director, has been appointed vice president for government relations at the University of Michigan.

    Kolb has more than 20 years of public service experience in the government and nonprofit sectors, including three terms in the Michigan House of Representatives.

    His five-year appointment — effective Jan. 19 — is authorized by President Mark Schlissel and follows the recommendation from a national search conducted by a search advisory committee. The appointment will be reported to the Board of Regents at its February meeting.

    Read Full Story on the Record

  4. Page 2 of 18
    1 2 3 4 18