Monthly Archives: June 2013

 Gina Gallagher What was your most memorable moment at the University of Michigan or the National Forum? The most memorable experience I had was working on the Once Upon a Time grant process. This project was undertaken through UM and CSHPE by way of Dr. Burkhardt’s philanthropy class. Everything from class discussions and picking nonprofits […]

Marisol Ramos What was your greatest achievement at UM/the Forum? I am happy with progress related to the uLEAD project and believe that while there is still a lot of work to be done with the website, the uLEAD Network has the potential to support the work of the Forum but also support access for […]

by Lara Kovacheff Badke, PhD candidate The University of Michigan’s Interdisciplinary Committee on Organizational Studies (ICOS) recently offered its inaugural “Big Data Research Camp”, in which I had the opportunity to participate.  Before this intensive weeklong experience, I happily completed five years of doctoral studies without ever having to give much thought to the research terms […]

Jaqueline Duarte What was your most memorable moment at UM/the Forum? The beginning of the year orientation and the end of the year “picnic.” Coming into the Forum feeling totally like the newbie and now really feeling like I am really apart of the team and valued as such just feels amazing! What was your greatest achievement […]

By Dr. Betty Overton, Ph.D.   A response to “Has Higher Education Lost Control Over Quality?” by Ellen Hazelkorn Chronicle of Higher Education, May 23, 2013 In our society and indeed in the world, higher education is still one of the primary doors through which citizens move to achieve personal intellectual growth, to prepare for a […]

Ally Goltz What was your most memorable moment at UM/the Forum? I think my most memorable experience at the University of Michigan was being a member of the Michigan Dance Team.  I got to experience so many great games in the Big House and it is something I will never forget. What was your greatest […]

Amicia Bowman What was your most memorable moment at UM/the Forum? My most memorable moment at the Forum was when I was applying to post graduation jobs and needed people to look over my resume and cover letters. My co-workers were very helpful, willing, and quick when I asked if they could look over my […]