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UM leader Mary Sue Coleman tests positive for COVID-19

University of Michigan's interim president Mary Sue Coleman has tested positive for COVID-19, she announced Thursday. The diagnosis and isolating at home were the reasons she tuned in virtually to the UM Board of Regents' first meeting in the Upper Peninsula, Coleman told them at the start. "But I feel...
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What Mary Sue Coleman gets as UM's interim president

The University of Michigan is paying interim President Mary Sue Coleman $927,000 annually, according to a copy of the contract obtained Friday by The Detroit News. The compensation matches the pay received by former President Mark Schlissel, who was fired last month after the Board of Regents said emails showed he was involved in an inappropriate relationship with a university employee. He is still a UM tenured faculty member, and now earning $185,000.