News & Events Archive


CIO's cloud solutions meet collaboration needs and speed up innovation
    01-22-13 SearchCIO
University targets IT budget for cost savings
    01-09-13 Michigan Daily
CTools gets major upgrade
    01-08-13 Michigan Daily
University CIO: Google has not met accessibility standards
    10-12-12 Michigan Daily
Lack of accessibility causes delay in full Google roll out
    10-09-12 Michigan Daily
CSG approves positions, passes resolution on Google applications
     09-26-12 Michigan Daily
UMich Goes Google in October
    09-24-12 WOLV-TV
CSG examines budget for fall
     09-18-12 Michigan Daily
Google transition nears completion
     09-06-12 Michigan Daily
New CTools integrates Google sites
     09-05-12 Michigan Daily 
Google change: How we work, teach, learn (Part 1 of 3)
    03-20-12 Record Update

After Gmail adoption, some college students aren’t making the switch
University of Michigan official: Switch to Google will change campus communication  
Google first round conversion only the beginning (6:35)
University Record
In week, 5,000 have switched to Gmail
    03-13-12 Michigan Daily
Five facts U-M's chief IT security officer wants you to know about M+Google
    03-12-12 University Record
    03-05-12 University Record
Google email now in effect for those new to Ann Arbor campus
     03-05-12 University Record 
University of Michigan rolling out Google switch next week 
Google seeks to increase accessibility to disabled community
    02-06-12 Michigan Daily
Local governments opt for cloud-based information storage
    01-27-12 Detroit News
University of Michigan to Launch Google Apps March Fifth 
M+Google at Winterfest
Berkeley Explains Why Google Trumps Microsoft
UM Moves Students, Staff To Google Apps 
CBS Detroit 
Go Blue, Go Google 
Official Google Blog 
Google comes to U-M; what it means to UMHS
    10-27-2011, Health System Headlines
University of Michigan plans to introduce Google collaborative tools this spring 
U-M finalizes agreement to bring Google collaborative tools to campus 
University Record 
Gmail to replace University e-mail system next year 
Michigan Daily 
Google IT system nears implementation at 'U'
    2-28-2011 Michigan Daily
Google collaboration tool will enhance U-M’s interdisciplinary approach

University Record 
IT Council recommends use of Google collaboration tools 
University Record 
Google gets nod from University of Michigan IT group considering single campus-wide provider 
IT panel endorses adopting Google 
Michigan Daily 
From the Daily: E-collaboration
    11-16-2010 Michigan Daily
In IT revamp, LSA student gov. votes to endorse Google
    11-10-2010 Michigan Daily 
In pitch, company reps. urge students, staff to 'Go Google'
    10-07-2010 Michigan Daily
Google or Microsoft? University of Michigan will pick one
Microsoft pitches new IT system for 'U'
    09-28-2010 Michigan Daily
'U' considers change to e-mail system

Michigan Daily


  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, April 1, 2014 1:00 - 2:30 pm | Michigan Union - Kuenzel Room. Agenda. View the video: M+Google Service UpdatesMartin Sager (07:39); M+Box Service UpdatesMaryBeth Stuenkel (18:25); Calendar Reservation SystemDan St. Pierre (15:16); Unizin/CanvasSean DeMonner & Cathy Crouch (50:14)
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, November 19, 2014, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m. Hangout on Air. View the video. (46:57) Agenda
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m. Hangout on Air. View the video: Ryan Vis: What's New in Google (00:00); MaryBeth Steunkel: M+Box (9:55)Stephanie Dascola: Family Medicine Education modules (19:22); Chris Mueller: Best Practices for Shared Accounts (36:32). Agenda
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, January 29, 2014, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Palmer Commons, Forum Hall. View the video: Part 1: Service Updates (19:47); Part 2: Dentistry Admissions (50:56); Part 3: Group DiscussionAgenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Pierpont Commons, Boulevard Room. View the videoAgenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, September 25, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Palmer Commons, Great Lakes South. View the video: Part one (00:33:22); Part two (01:05:57). Agenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Palmer Commons, Great Lakes North. View the video(01:46:27)Agenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Pierpont Commons, East Room. View the video. (01:37:06). Agenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Michigan League Koessler Room. View the video. (01:54:05). Agenda.
  • Collaboration Forum: Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 1:00 p.m.– 3:00 p.m., Pierpont Commons East Room. View the video. (01:28:39). Agenda.
  • U-M Featured in Google Education On Air Webinar: Tuesday, December 18, 2012. View the video. (00:59:59)
  • Collaboration Forum: Wednesday, November 28, 2012, 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m., Michigan Union Kuenzel Room. View the video. (02:00:05). Agenda.
  • Migration Station: Wednesday, November 14, 2012, Michigan Union Ground Floor Lobby
  • Migration Station: Thursday, October 18, 2012, North Campus Computer Showcase
  • Google Guide Forum: Wednesday, October 3, 2012, 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m., Palmer Commons Forum Hall. View the video. (01:56:54)
  • Migration Station: Thursday, September 27, 2012, Michigan Union Computer Showcase
  • Migration Station: Friday, September 21, 2012, Angell Hall Computing Site
  • NorthFest: Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m., North Campus Grove
  • FestiFall: Thursday, September 6, 2012, 11:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m., Diag
  • Rackham Graduate Student Information Fair: Friday, August 31, 2012, 10:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m., Rackham
  • New Faculty Orientation Information Fair: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 12:00–3:00 p.m., Michigan League
  • Residence Hall Staff Resource Fair: Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 3:30–5:30 p.m., Couzens Hall
  • Student Kick-Off: Wednesday, March 7, 10 a.m.–4 p.m., 2012, Posting Wall, Mason Hall
  • Webcast of Tue Feb 21 Info Session (1:14:55) 
  • U-M President Mary Sue Coleman and Dave Girouard, Google's vice president for apps product management, met re: U-M's move to Google Apps for Education on Thursday, January 26, 2012.
  • Kick-off reception/orientation for Student Google Guide applicants: Wednesday, February 1, 2012, 4:00–7:00 p.m., Google Offices, Ann Arbor. View the video. (02:26)
  • Town Hall for Administrative Support StaffWednesday, January 18, 1:00–3:00 p.m., Rackham Amphitheater. (Recording available.)
  • WinterFest: Tuesday, January 10, 2012, 4:00–8:00 p.m., Michigan Union. (Photo album.)