University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel has been fired

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According to a report from the Detroit Free Press, the University of Michigan has fired school president Mark Schlissel following an investigation. From Free Press: The University of Michigan Board of Regents has fired school President Mark Schlissel for cause following an investigation into his conduct, the board announced Saturday evening. The decision was made … Read more

Michigan president Dr. Mark Schlissel announces he’ll be leaving role

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Dr. Mark Schlissel was named the 14th president of the University of Michigan on July 1, 2014, following the retirement of Mary Sue Coleman. And now, it won’t be long before there’s a 15th president. Schlissel took to social media minutes ago to announce his intentions to depart his role in June of 2023: As … Read more

University of Michigan reportedly missed chances to stop abusive doctor

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A rather damning report has emerged involving the University of Michigan and disgraced former doctor Robert Anderson. Anderson, who died in 2008, is accused of more than 800 instances of abuse of student-athletes spanning multiple decades. He was able to remain a top physician at the school through 2003 despite being fired in 1979 as … Read more

Report names Michigan among several Big Ten schools who hid COVID discussions from public

A concerning report from The Washington Post detailing behavior of several Big Ten school presidents has been release, and it includes Michigan’s Mark Schlissel. Schlissel amongst others reportedly employed the use of a private portal to keep discussions regarding returning to school as well as football hidden from the public. The program is known as … Read more

Options being considered for who gets tickets to college football

College football stadium capacities are expected to be reduced this fall due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic, and one problem that schools with high capacity venus are dealing with is determining who will be allowed in. In the Mitten State, the Michigan State Spartans are reportedly considering a 20% capacity plan where all fans … Read more