Practicing hope in the age of climate change

New HHS assistant professor Finn Bell talks about why the human aspects of climate resilience matter....

Why diversity is the secret to solving complex problems

U-M Professor Scott Page explains why diverse groups consistently outperform teams of like-minded experts....

UM-Dearborn announces inaugural Chancellor's Inclusive Excellence Fellows

Professor Hafiz Malik and Associate Professor Terri Laws will work on two projects designed to make campus a more inclusive place to learn, teach and do research....

UM-Dearborn staff honored with two diversity awards

From wraparound support for international students to broader services for our LGBTQ+ community, here’s how staff made UM-Dearborn a more inclusive place in 2018....

How Native Americans shape the American experience

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...

Halal Metropolis exhibition series opens Friday

The exhibition series looks at food, politics, cultural celebrations, art and more — whatever allows someone to celebrate their full selves in their halal spaces....

UM-Dearborn’s annual MLK Day of Service draws more than 400 volunteers to 21 work sites

As the event approaches three decades, retired faculty and staff reflect on how the event has grown and become a campus mainstay....

A conversation with Pauline Homsi Vinson

The visiting professor and new interim director of the Center for Arab American Studies talks about the explosive growth of the discipline and what she’s looking forward to about her upcoming year at UM-Dearborn....

Student artists reflect on the African American Freedom Movement

As part of an MCubed project, two UM-Dearborn undergrads created original pieces that are now part of the collection at Detroit’s Douglass Academy for Young Men....

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....