Party Conventions Held: Democrats and Republicans held their conventions this weekend. Nominees include:
Lieutenant Governor: Oakland County Clerk Lisa Brown
State Board of Education: Incumbent vice president Casandra Ulbrich (also Vice President for College Advancement and Community Relations at Macomb Community College), and Pamela Smith.
University Boards: University of Michigan (Mike Behm and Katherine White); Michigan State University (Faylene Owen and George Perles); Wayne State University (Marilyn Kelly and Dana Thompson)
Lieutenant Governor: Incumbent Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley
State Board of Education: Maria Carl and Jonathan Williams
University Boards: University of Michigan (Ron Weiser and Rob Steele); Michigan State University (Melanie Foster and Jeff Sakwa); Wayne State University (Michael Busuito and Satish Jasti)