1. Investing in Ability Explores Disability as a Dimension of Diversity

    September 17, 2018

    By Alison Golm Human Resources Communications The annual Investing in Ability program will highlight its 2018 theme “Diversity Includes Disability” during annual events planned for the month of October. The Council for Disability Concerns produces the program designed to raise awareness of disability topics on campus and in the community. It will include speakers, demonstrations, Read more


  2. A Welcome Message to Students: Fall 2018

    September 7, 2018

    To the Student Community, As we begin a new semester, I can’t help but reflect on my own time as a University of Michigan student. There’s truly nothing quite like fall in Ann Arbor. There always seems to be a buzz in the air, a renewed sense of energy and excitement for so many. Whether Read more


  3. OIE releases annual report on prohibited student conduct

    September 5, 2018

    Reports of prohibited student conduct at the University of Michigan increased in fiscal year 2018 following continued efforts to enhance awareness of sexual misconduct and other interpersonal violence issues, and how to report concerns on campus.


  4. UM efforts to aid lower-income students begin to bear fruit

    June 28, 2018

    The Go Blue Guarantee is one of three full-tuition initiatives UM is pursuing to increase the school’s diversity. Also arriving in the fall are the first students enrolled in UM’s Wolverine Pathways, a program launched by UM in 2015. It offers current sixth- and ninth-grade students the opportunity to join the program as they begin the Read more


  5. Detroit Center, Connector Join Global Engagement July 1

    June 22, 2018

    As the University of Michigan continuously monitors and evaluates the evolution of its schools, colleges and units, it is essential that we support their mission and goals in a way that maximizes both their potential and impact amongst the University and community at-large. After careful review and consideration, beginning July 1, 2018, the University of Read more


  6. Carla O’Connor Named Director of Wolverine Pathways

    May 23, 2018

    By Mike Morland Robert Sellers, vice provost for equity and inclusion and chief diversity officer, has announced the appointment of Carla O’Connor as director of Wolverine Pathways. She will replace the program’s founding director, Robert Jagers, on June 1. “Carla has been an exceptional leader throughout her career,” Sellers says. “I’m confident that she will Read more


  7. President’s Staff Innovation Award Presented to Adam Skoczylas of CEO

    May 7, 2018

    Adam Skoczylas, program manager for the Center for Educational Outreach, and the MStaff200 Planning Lead Team are the individual and team winners of the 2018 President’s Staff Innovation Awards. “Staff members across our campuses contribute to excellence on many levels. The inventive thinking taking place here at Michigan is proof that as we begin our Read more


  8. A Message from Robert Sellers to the Graduating Class of 2018

    April 26, 2018

    Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer congratulates the graduating class of 2018.


  9. University Launches New Website for Undocumented and DACA Students

    April 26, 2018

    In the continuing effort to cultivating a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment on campus, the University of Michigan has launched a new website, undocumented.umich.edu, to serve as a supportive resource for undocumented and DACA students. “We hope that the website reinforces the university’s commitment to welcoming students of all ethnicities and nationalities, and help them Read more


  10. Robert Sellers Discusses U-M Campus Climate and More on CSG’s Michigan Time

    April 9, 2018

    Vice Provost for Equity and Inclusion and Cheif Diversity Officer Robert Sellers joins hosts Ben Keller and Cydney Gardner-Brown as a special guest on “Michigan TIme.” Michigan Time, the official podcast of Central Student Government (CSG) at the University of Michigan, provides an inside scoop into CSG’s legislative assembly and special events happening on campus. In this episode, Read more