February 5, 2021

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
Bob Murphy, OPtimizing EDucation (Feb. 2)
This second entry in our Higher Ed 101 series reveals the historic missions of the 15 state universities. Why are they important? Because the historic missions lead directly to today’s missions and who the universities serve.
In the News
Academic Operations
Grand Valley Lanthorn (Feb. 1)

MLive (Feb. 4)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Feb. 3)

The Detroit News (Feb. 3)

Facilities Planning & Campus Improvement
The South End (Jan. 30)

WNMU FM (Feb. 2)

Detroit Free Press (Feb. 3)

The North Wind (Feb. 4)

Governance & Speech
Crain’s Detroit Business (Jan. 29)

Detroit Legal News (Feb. 1)

The Michigan Daily (Feb. 2)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Feb. 3)

Detroit Free Press (Feb. 3)

The Detroit News (Feb. 3)

WLUC TV (Feb. 3)

The Detroit News (Feb. 4)

Crain’s Detroit Business (Feb. 4)

Higher Education Finance – Federal Funding & Financial Aid
WPBN TV (Feb. 2)

WLUC TV (Feb. 2)

Higher Education Finance — Institutional Financial Aid
Crain’s Detroit Business (Jan. 29)

Higher Education Finance — State Capital Outlay
MLive (Jan. 31)

Higher Education Finance — State Student Financial Aid
Bridge (Feb. 1)

MLive (Feb. 2)

Bridge (Feb. 3)

MLive (Feb. 4)

Leadership Transitions
The State News (Feb. 2)

MLive (Feb. 3)

Philanthropic Support
MLive (Feb. 1)

Program Delivery
dbusiness (Jan. 29)

Grand Valley Lanthorn (Feb. 1)

The Orange County Register [CA] (Feb. 1)

WWTV TV (Feb. 3)

The State News (Feb. 4)

Public Health
WJRT TV (Feb. 3)

WLNS TV (Feb. 3)

Safety & Health
MLive (Jan. 29)

Lansing State Journal (Jan. 30)

WDIV TV (Jan. 30)

MLive (Jan. 30)

The Detroit News (Jan. 30)

Voice of America (Jan. 30)

MLive (Feb. 1)

MLive (Feb. 2)

Inside Higher Ed (Feb. 3)

MLive (Feb. 5)

University Accountability
Michigan Radio (Jan. 29)

WKAR TV (Jan. 29)

MLive (Feb. 2)

Workforce Alignment
The Sault News (Jan. 28)
The Valley Vanguard (Jan. 31)