Former UC Berkeley dean appointed president of University of Michigan

Schlissel, who joined UC Berkeley as an associate professor in 1999, has worn several academic hats, including scientist, lecturer and administrator. While at UC Berkeley, he studied the development of B lymphocytes, cells in the immune system which secrete antibodies, and taught immunology to both undergraduate and graduate students. He has co-authored nearly 100 scientific papers over the course of his career.
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UC Berkeley to pilot bSpace alternative

As part of an ongoing effort to upgrade the campus’ online educational tools, UC Berkeley’s Educational Technology Services (ETS) has announced it will pilot online platform Canvas with the long-term goal of replacing bSpace, the current system for hosting course webpages.
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