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In an interview with The Daily, University President Mark Schlissel discussed the progress of the DEI plan and his feelings on current campus climate. He articulated his excitement regarding a few of the upcoming initiatives in relation to diversity and inclusion, such as Wolverine Pathways, which works with secondary-school students in Detroit, Ypsilanti and Southfield,… Continue Reading DEI Office surveying U-M staff’s views on campus climate Continue Reading DEI Office surveying U-M staff’s views on campus climate
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Starting in January 2018, any current or future in-state student whose family makes $65,000 or less a year will be eligible for free tuition for four years. That's worth about $60,000 for those four years total. Continue Reading U-M free tuition plan could inspire students to do better in school
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Classrooms at Ypsilanti Community High School are usually quiet and empty on Saturdays, but they haven’t been for the past month. Instead, students from several middle schools and high schools across the district have been examining the nutritional content of snack foods, organizing presentations about alternative energy and learning how to invest money. These are… Continue Reading Wolverine Pathways making U-M more accessible to Ypsilanti, Southfield, Detroit youth
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The University of Michigan announced Tuesday in a press release it will join 30 other colleges and universities in the American Talent Initiative, an alliance targeted at increasing the overall enrollment of middle and low-income students in higher education. The initiative aims to attract, enroll and graduate 50,000 lower-income students by 2025. Continue Reading University joins intercollegiate initiative to boost low-income student enrollment
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The first group of local students are on their way to receiving a full four-year scholarship to the University of Michigan through the Wolverine Pathways program. Continue Reading U-M full scholarship program opens for Ypsilanti, Southfield students
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A University of Michigan program aimed at helping students in Ypsilanti and Southfield prepare for college is off to a promising start. Continue Reading Wolverine Pathways Education Program Has Bright Future
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The University of Michigan officially launched its Wolverine Pathways program with a kickoff event at the Michigan Union on Feb. 27, welcoming nearly 200 students from the Ypsilanti and Southfield school districts and close to 300 parents. Continue Reading Wolverine Pathways kickoff event draws nearly 500 students, parents
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The president of the University of Michigan has said that his mission is to “build a learning community that looks like the US public” as the institution places greater emphasis on increasing access and diversity. Continue Reading University of Michigan focuses on widening participation
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