06/27/2022

After years of effort, why aren’t engineering programs more diverse?

Leaders in UM-Dearborn’s College of Engineering and Computer Science talk about why universities aren’t gaining more ground when it comes to recruitment of women and Black students — and some new approaches that could finally transform the college....
04/25/2022

A conversation with commencement speaker Abdullah Hammoud

The new mayor of Dearborn discusses his historic run, the power of failure, and breaking boundaries for the next generation....
04/18/2022

Class of Spring 2022: CECS graduate Reem Omer

The Yemeni American bioengineering and mechanical engineering graduate talks about breaking boundaries on her terms....
02/07/2022

Confronting special education’s race problem

Students of color are disproportionately misidentified with learning disabilities and behavioral disorders, often altering the course of their lives. A UM-Dearborn professor is trying to help teachers be part of the solution....
01/17/2022

'Out of the mountain of despair, a stone of hope'

For the 29th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, 300-plus people gathered remotely and in-person to do more than 10 projects that included knitting hats and scarves to keep people in our community warm, assembling meals for the hungry and more....
01/12/2022

When it comes to diversity, equity and inclusion, what are campus community needs?

UM-Dearborn's DEI Climate Survey for the campus community launches Wednesday, Jan. 19....
01/12/2022

The Office of Equity, Civil Rights, and Title IX has online resources available

The UM-Dearborn ECRT website has tools available to answer questions and to provide available resources regarding instances of sexual and gender-based misconduct, as well as other forms of discrimination and discriminatory harassment....
11/22/2021

How UM-Dearborn’s new strategic plan is reshaping the university

Changing times in higher education call for new approaches. We break down how ideas from our strategic planning process are creating a new chapter at UM-Dearborn....
11/17/2021

Going forward with Pride

The student organization Pride works to create welcoming inclusive spaces — and has expanded outreach efforts to create hybrid connection opportunities. Their goals include promotion of the self-affirmation, dignity and equality of people, especially thos...
11/05/2021

In their own words

The new Seen Jeem podcast highlights Arab and Arab American authors by providing a dedicated space to discuss their writing and to read excerpts from their work. The 15-episode podcast features a range of creative writing mediums and includes many award-w...