This competition is hoping to address the shortage of EV battery engineers

The national collegiate Battery Workforce Challenge competition is giving UM-Dearborn and Henry Ford College students a rare opportunity to train on real EV batteries and real vehicles, while preparing them for in-demand careers....
Students Julian Summers, Duncan Tyree, Steve Su, and Nicholas Wheelock stand for a portrait in the Institute for Advanced Vehicle Systems.

UM-Dearborn alum shines on the Detroit Lions Drumline

The Lions' breakout season is making DeAndre Hicks’ first year with the team’s “Honolulu Boom” percussion group a memorable one....
Wearing his six-drum marching kit, Alum DeAndre Hicks entertains Detroit Lions fans outside Ford Field on a sunny day.

The perfect idea to ensure perfect name pronunciations at commencement

Professor Hafiz Malik and his graduate students built a new name reader that allows students to record their names in their own voices for the commencement ceremony....
Electrical and Computer Engineering Professor Hafiz Malik (center) and his graduate students (from left) Aditya Bendale, Abhishek Ashok Borde, Abdul Kareem Shaik and Swetha Rani Kasimalla show off their name reader they created for Fall 2023 Commencement.

Class of Fall 2023: CECS graduate Olivia Pellegrini

During her time at UM-Dearborn, the cybersecurity major has scored big internships, published research and even found time to play on the volleyball team. Now she’s eyeing a career in the artificial intelligence field. ...
A colorful graphic featuring a headshot of student Olivia Pellegrini wearing a cap and gown

Capturing authentic stories of Arab American Dearborn

A halal butcher, a local rapper, a podcasting empire and a beloved coffee house are all featured in the “Arab American Perspectives: Filmic Visions of Dearborn” student film showcase. ...
Photo of Dearborn rapper Esa Mighty, who is featured in a student short documentary film

Class of Fall 2023: CEHHS graduate Briana Hurt

A few pleasant senior year surprises have ignited the December graduate’s interest in urban agriculture, Detroit history and social justice. Could a last-minute career pivot be on the horizon?...
A color graphic featuring a black and white headshot of student Briana Hurt

Class of Fall 2023: CASL graduate AliReda Jeafar

As AliReda Jeafar approaches graduation, he has a full-time job with the City of Detroit that he loves. But it took a reassessment of goals and a life detour to find a career path he’s passionate about....

Meet the COB and CASL Dean’s Medallion recipients for Fall 2023

Top UM-Dearborn graduates are honored for academics and impressive records of service. ...

UM-Dearborn takes top spots in U.S. News & World Report “best colleges” rankings

Among the accolades: No. 1 regional public university in the state, a top university for veterans, and outstanding undergraduate programs in business and engineering. ...

“I never thought I’d be doing research like this”

The Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) program, now in its fifth year, elevates research opportunities for Dearborn Wolverines....