Tamara Williams was a University of Michigan student and Family Housing resident when she was killed by her boyfriend in 1997. The annual lecture is meant to commemorate her life, raise awareness of domestic and dating violence, and increase interest in their prevention.
While you might be wearing green on St. Patrick’s Day, you can still choose to stay true and stay blue. Here are some tips for having a fun weekend, while choosing to be safe and legal. "Staying in the Blue" means keeping your blood alcohol content (BAC) at .06 or below.
Want to be a better listener? Need some leadership experience? Want to boost your resume? Attend Facilitation Training! Learn how to facilitate meetings, discussions and workshops for diverse groups and settings!
Friday March 22nd, 2pm - 8pm
Saturday March 23rd, 10am - 5pm
Trotter Multicultural Center
1443 Washtenaw Ave, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
On February 5th, University President, Mary Sue Coleman, and Vice President for Student Life, Royster Harper, hosted the 1st Fireside Chat of the Winter 2013 semester.
Here is a transcript of the dialogue between them and the students. They address student concerns and daily life at Michigan and some students ask the President and Vice President about their times at Michigan and abroad.
Topics discussed this month were: better connecting North and Central Campus, undergraduate child care, African American male athlete graduation rates, campus safety, and more.
The University of Michigan's Beyond the Diag Program and University Housing have partnered to host an off-campus housing fair
Wednesday, February 20
Noon to 5 pm
Michigan Union Ballroom, located on the 2nd floor.
All are welcome to attend this event.
Dr. Royster Harper, Vice President for Student Affairs is seeking students to serve on her Student Advisory Board. The board meets 2x per month on Wednesday evenings and advises the Vice President on matters important to the student body as she leads the Division of Student Affairs and represents student voice at the Executive level.
Spring Break week may conjure images of sandy beaches or a quieter Ann Arbor, but for members of The Career Center staff and 60 Michigan students, the mid-winter break means a road trip to the Windy City! The Career Center's Immersion Excursion program regularly brings students to on-site visits with host employers.
The I Will campaign is an entirely student-led initiative to start a campus-wide conversation surrounding sexual assault. Launched at U-M, "I Will" is working to end sexual violence at college campuses across the nation.
The SSD Office is proud to be able to offer during the winter term 2013 a series of workshops aimed at improving students academic performance. These workshops will be carried out by nationally renowned educational psychologist, Dr. Geraldine Markel.
The next presentation will be this coming Tuesday, January 29th at noon, in the Palmer Commons Great Lakes Room North.
"Black and Blue: The Story of Gerald Ford, Willis Ward, and the 1934 Michigan-Georgia Tech Football Game": Documentary Screening
The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy, the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy and the Center for Public Policy in Diverse Societies will host a screening of the documentary titled Black and Blue: The Story of Gerald Ford, Willis Ward, and the 1934 Michigan-Georgia Tech Football Game, followed by a panel discussion featuring Former Senator Buzz Thomas (grandson of Willis Ward) and Steve Ford (son of President Gerald R. Ford) on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 in conjunction with the Martin Luther King Day events. See UM Events for more details.
TIME: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
LOCATION: Weill Hall
ROOM: Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Annenberg Auditorium, 735 S. State Street, 1120 Weill Hall, Ann Arbor, MI 48109