09-27-2014, 03:37 PM
History of the University of Michigan
University of Michigan was established in 1817 as one of the public universities of the first of the nation. Inception ". .for Detroit University." School, moved to the only 13-year-old Ann Arbor in Ann Arbor in 1837 from Detroit by people land ceded Chippewa of 1,920 acres, Ottawa, and Potawatomi. It is a booming population of two factories and 2,000 church prison, and the court, banks, four of the city. It had been established in 1824 easterner, John Allen, by Elisha Ramsay two. Is named to honor the wife of Ann Allen founder of the town, and Mary Ann Ramsey, it was created by a huge natural Arbor Oaks district.
I took four years to build the necessary facilities for the new campus in Ann Arbor. It consisted of one building of the dormitory building classroom undergraduate and home of four. As late as possible grazing. Started in 1845 in many of the campus, cattle are owned by. Teachers now he was covered in summer and harvest campus, of wheat in the house of the president and standing still is one of the (house please grow by custodian as part of the reward of. ran along the edge of the campus to maintain the city and cattle at the University of beat wooden fence and peaches from the orchard of old Ramsey farm family harvest of teachers.
In the first year, the university had a 7 professors and students of two in Ann Arbor. It was than the combination of student and Regents (19) more teachers. It did not have a university president, but that has been reconstructed, the election of the teachers from the ranks of their own who presided over every year.
Entrance exam math, geography, Latin, Greek, and freshmen entering in 1841 (up to 1870 the University was not forbidden Ladies) took the other subjects. They also supply the "voice satisfactory of good moral character." Students paid a $ 10 entrance fee tuition first.
In 1866, it became the University of the largest in the country with a freshman in '25 the University of Michigan in 1205 after moving to Ann Arbor. In 1867, I had reached the highest ever of 1255 students registered. At that time, students of the Faculty of Law 395 of which had been constructed by students of 525 University School of Medicine; students and 335-Faculty of Letters. There was a faculty of 33.
Today, the University of Michigan is one of the leaders Tsunomama university, of higher education the best in the world. It's one the number of ranking is less public is consistently the best universities of the state, and it regularly in the top three of the public institutions in the country and 5,600 teachers at three campuses, students and more than 51,000 . Medical complex the largest, one of the university library system best in the country, you can boast of some of the computer access of the best in the world of the students and faculty of the campus of the University of Michigan all, of the world. Undergraduate programs of 5,500 and above are taught each term in the program of one more than 100. Professional student undergraduate, graduate and only several hundred of the measured values speakers, symposia, and movies, with college and school separate 17 of each year, 588 majors, student organizations of more than 600 choices, recitals and concerts of 350 without.
From all 50 states and students of the University of Michigan comes from Afghanistan in 100 foreign countries on Zimbabwe. It is a 66 percent coming from the top 5% of high school graduates in their almost 50%, the top 10 of the class. The UM, University of the law of nations before the maximum advance -med,; accepted to Medical School in the United States, Michigan more students than undergraduate students from the campus of the other nation.
I will be regarded as one of the top 5 undergraduate in the country of education and research staff of Michigan. Includes astronaut but, composer and performance artist that has been acclaimed authorities, Pulitzer Prize winner, internationally around the world, the Supreme Court judge, a bestselling novelist, artist and I have to identify the filmmakers . Michigan Endowed named more than 100.
Every year, all universities will receive more than $ 300 million 74 million in research spending of the largest in the country spending of the study Michigan. Diversity of the research activities of the university culture, from social care is a major contribution of the capacity of Michigan for growth and development. And, among the first for many students Michigan to learn the application of research results such by their teachers.
The strength of the academic scale of the Michigan Association of University research quality, complexity and its faculty, an impressive array of opportunities and its resources - students' learning of all these elements, ideas and culture people, from all over the world challenge yourself to be in contact with, we will contribute to a rich environment.
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