This particular part of the
university brought in over $7 million in
research and program awards last year.
The next building along the way
is the Wolfson
Building which holds the School of
Communication. Last year, this school opened its
International building which is stocked
over 85,000 square feet of digital learning
space. This facility is one of the few like it
in the U.S.
The School of Nursing and Health Studies is
located inside of the M. Christine Schwartz
Center for Nursing and Health Studies.
4-storey facility is equipped with a medical
simulation and research center for the hands on
training of all of its students.
As you progress on through campus you will run
into the Memorial Building.
This is probably the
busiest spot on the UM grounds,
between classes. Most of the majors have classes
held in this building due to the massive size of
Due to the extended break in
between classes introduced by Dr. Shalala, this
has become the most popular meeting
Some of the most cutting edge projects are
housed in the adjacent buildings. The College of
Engineering is a perfect example.
Most of the
students here are dealing with real life
solutions to our everyday problems.
This is one
of the most interesting places in UM.
As you continue on your walk through the grounds
of UM, the simple beauty of the campus itself
will amaze you. Take the time to look around
all of the buildings and just imagine what will
be the next great invention or solution thought
one of the students attending here.