September 4, 2020
MASU has published an updated-as-needed tracker of university operating statuses here: Operational Status of Michigan Public Universities in Response to COVID-19
MASU Commentaries
Dan Hurley, Optimizing Education (Aug. 26, 2020)
In the News
Academic Operations
Lansing State Journal (Aug. 30, 2020)

The Michigan Daily (Aug. 30, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Oakland Press (Aug. 31, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 31, 2020)

WILX TV (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Oakland Press (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Eastern Echo (Sep. 2, 2020)

WXYZ TV (Sep. 2, 2020)

The Michigan Daily (Sep. 3, 2020)

WJBK TV (Sep. 3, 2020)

Collaboration
Cheboygan Daily Tribune (Aug. 31, 2020)

Diversity on Campus
Western Herald (Sep. 2, 2020)

Economic Development
MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

Grand Rapids Business Journal (Sep. 3, 2020)

Enrollment
Central Michigan Life (Sep. 2, 2020)

WNMU FM (Sep. 2, 2020)

Facilities Planning & Campus Improvement
Lansing State Journal (Sep. 3, 2020)

Lansing State Journal (Sep. 3, 2020)

The State News (Sep. 4, 2020)

Governance & Speech
The Michigan Daily (Aug. 30, 2020)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Aug. 30, 2020)

The Detroit News (Aug. 30, 2020)

Lansing State Journal (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Michigan Daily (Aug. 31, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Michigan Daily (Aug. 31, 2020)

WJBK TV (Aug. 31, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 1, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020).

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

The Detroit News (Sep. 3, 2020)

The State News (Sep. 3, 2020)

Higher Education Finance – Federal Funding & Financial Aid
Lansing State Journal (Sep. 4, 2020)

Higher Education Finance — Institutional Dynamics
Detroit Free Press (Sep. 1, 2020)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Sep. 1, 2020)

Institutional Leadership
Central Michigan Life (Aug. 28, 2020)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Aug. 30, 2020)

Grand Valley Lanthorn (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Detroit News (Sep. 1, 2020)

Labor Relations
Central Michigan Life (Aug. 28, 2020)

Western Herald (Aug. 31, 2020)

Michigan Radio (Sep. 1, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

Philanthropic Support
Grand Valley Lanthorn (Aug. 31, 2020)

Recognitions & Awards
MiTech News (Sep. 1, 2020)

Safety & Health
WNEM TV (Aug. 28, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 28, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 28, 2020)

The South End (Aug. 28, 2020)

WPBN TV (Aug. 28, 2020)

The Sault Star [Canada] (Aug. 28, 2020)

WNEM TV (Aug. 29, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 29, 2020)

Central Michigan Life (Aug. 29, 2020)

The Michigan Daily (Aug. 30, 2020)

MLive (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Detroit News (Aug. 31, 2020)

WWMT TV (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Detroit News (Aug. 31, 2020)

WJRT TV (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Sault News (Aug. 31, 2020)

WXYZ (Aug. 31, 2020)

The Detroit News (Sep. 1, 2020)

Bridge (Sep. 1, 2020)

WOOD TV (Sep. 2, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

Detroit Free Press (Sep. 2, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 2, 2020)

MLive (Sep. 3, 2020)

The Sault News (Sep. 3, 2020)

WWTV TV (Sep. 3, 2020)

WEMU FM (Sep. 3, 2020)

University Accountability
The Detroit News (Aug. 28, 2020)

WWMT TV (Aug. 28, 2020)

Lansing State Journal (Aug. 30, 2020)

Lansing State Journal (Sep. 1, 2020)

Michigan Radio (Sep. 2, 2020)

WDIV TV (Sep. 2, 2020)
Commentaries
Quotable Quotes
“A university has more in common with a city than it does with a high school. Universities don't close, and you can't send everybody "home" because many of the residents are home.” – Michael Lee, Managing Editor, Crain’s Detroit Business

Crain’s Detroit Business (Aug. 30, 2020)