On the Advising team in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters is Lisa Andrews, Academic Advisor, who has worked for the college for the last seven years. CASL Connect sat down with Lisa to ask her a few questions about her career, challenges, joys, and hobbies.
Tappe, longtime UM-Dearborn educator and holder of multiple U-M graduate degrees, died Nov. 4 at age 64.
November’s designated as Native American Heritage Month. But Anthropology Associate Professor Brian McKenna reminds his students in campus’ Indians of North America course that we benefit from the knowledge of this country’s indigenous people all year long.
CASL alumnus Tim Abeska ('79 B.A.) credits UM-Dearborn for laying the groundwork for his professional success. He shows his gratitude by contributing to CASL and helping current students achieve their goals.
Recent faculty awards and publications.
Adding to the burgeoning field of Arab American literature, Assistant Professor Ghassan Abou-Zeineddine is gathering creative nonfiction essays to share what it's like to live in the local Arab American community
To come up with solutions for a community challenge, new campus initiative trains students in data gathering, encourages them to work together and shows ways to tackle complex problems.
Three UM-Dearborn professors talk about revamping their approaches to face-to-face and online courses.
Formerly a stockbroker, Rita Gordon desired a change and has made a career in Higher Education for 18 years. She currently is the Director of Administrative Services at the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters.
Senior Danielle Anderson shows how grassroots movements around public breastfeeding changed state policy.
Whether you need a good fright or cozy comforts, UM-Dearborn in autumn is a-maize-ing. Here are campus suggestions on how to get the most out of fall.
Sven Morgan, Ph.D., is a professor of geology and the new chair of the Department of Natural Sciences at the University of Michigan-Dearborn. Learn more about him in the following feature story.
Most of us have heard that bees are disappearing. And that’s not good news for our gardens or food supply. Senior Kaitlyn Tatro and the Environmental Interpretive Center have a plan for aiding bees and other insect pollinators. And, if you choose, it could involve your backyard.
Greg Taylor, a ’89 B.S.EE grad, and a TV Engineer Sr, has worked at the University of Michigan-Dearborn for 36 years.
Fall 2019 starts with several upgraded labs and some major progress on our newest building.
Twenty-five years after the Rwandan genocide, the African country continues to work on healing through remembrance and reconciliation. Four faculty members whose research focuses on trauma and recovery recently traveled to the African country to learn from the Rwandan people.
Anthropology Professor John Chenoweth spent his summer on the Cape Cod National Seashore looking for “350-year-old trash.” Along with 13 students, Chenoweth brought artifacts to the Anthropology Lab to learn more about one of America’s first colonial settlements.
CASL welcomes four new full-time faculty members this fall.
Recent faculty awards and publications.
UM-Dearborn students have opportunity for early admission to medical school through Michigan State University agreement
MSU’s College of Human Medicine’s Early Assurance Program expands to southeastern Michigan for the first time with this new partnership.
New programs in marketing, public administration and policy, and cybersecurity were created to meet industry and student needs; they are open for enrollment now.
Colleagues remember James E. Gruber as a “gentle, but fierce” voice for people silenced by discrimination and prejudice
Decades before the #MeToo Movement, Gruber — who passed away June 26 — put the spotlight on equity and gender-based discrimination and worked tirelessly to do something about it.
The program responds to both student interest and industry demand; Enrollment is open now.
Alfonso Sintjago, Ph.D. is surrounded by diversity. He works as the Director of the Foreign Language and Multimedia Center and is also an Instructional Designer.
What began as a course research paper has turned into an opportunity to educate and connect on an international scale.