Presidential & Provost Initiatives


Public Engagement

Academic Innovation works with experts across campus to understand the diverse landscape of ways the University engages its publics, to create Teach-Outs that foster dialogue around timely topics, and to experiment with new ways of connecting scholars and relevant publics. Learn more about our work in Public Engagement here.

Experience Reality (XR)

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Academic Innovation Initiative

We spent the 2017-2018 academic year discussing, designing and piloting strategies to support the University of Michigan’s continued leadership within the evolving landscape of higher education. How should the university adapt to continue to deliver academic excellence and social impact in a digital era where there is vast opportunity to reach new learners, create new opportunities for learning, and better meet increasingly diverse learner needs? Read the President’s charge for this important endeavor here.