Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Monday, September 10, 2012

Legend has it that every morning President Mary Sue Coleman spins The Cube in Regents' Plaza to get the day started. That may or may not be the case, but if it is it might go something like this.

Justice Kagan shares Supreme Court insights during Law School talk
Justice Elena Kagan offered a variety of professional and personal insights, drawn from her first two years on the U.S. Supreme Court, during a talk with the Law School community Friday. It was one of a series of events marking the dedication of South Hall, a new academic building in the Law Quad.

U-M will party for the planet at EarthFest 2012
One year after President Mary Sue Coleman announced major sustainability goals, students, faculty and staff will gather once again for the annual celebration for the planet at EarthFest. The event will occur between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Sept. 20 on the Diag, and will focus on sustainability at U-M in the four focus areas representing the goals: climate action, waste prevention, healthy environments and community awareness.

CRIME ALERT: Home invasion
3:45 a.m. Sept. 10, off-campus, 700 block of Division Street.

CRIME ALERT UPDATE: Sexual Assault
6 p.m. Sept. 7, Michigan League, 911 N. University Ave.

This week in The University Record
• U-M to host U.S. income gap debate
• Survey: Fiscal stress easing for Michigan's local governments, though many still suffering
• Research: Longer CPR attempts might benefit some patients, U-M research finds
Read these stories and more in the Record, on racks across campus.

The Michigan Difference

Tending the spirit
Unlike most people, School of Public Health alumna Susan d’Olive Mozena likes being in the hospital — so much so that after 31 years as a hospital administrator and health care executive she became a hospital chaplain. Ordained as a Presbyterian minister in 2009, Mozena works at Oakwood Annapolis Hospital in Wayne. Her story is in the current edition of Findings, the SPH magazine.