Coming to campus: bike-friendly changes

To support sustainability efforts and promote bike safety, sharrows and new signage will appear this summer. ...
bike routes on campus

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?...

Growing the farming movement in Detroit

UM-Dearborn student Tepfirah "Tee" Rushdan, Detroit's first director of urban agriculture, is working to grow community efforts toward food sustainability....

Campus got some big infrastructure updates this summer

A stormwater upgrade to protect key buildings from flooding, a new-look recycling program and more LED lighting retrofits were among the updates facilities teams hustled to complete this summer. ...

UM-Dearborn is developing a new comprehensive campus plan

The changing nature of work and education are prompting the university to rethink ways to optimize its physical spaces....

Meet Grace Maves, UM-Dearborn’s sustainability programs coordinator

Maves joined the university’s Facilities Operations team last semester and is already making a splash....

UM-Dearborn hosted its first public ‘Zero Waste’ event

The recent exhibition opening at the Stamelos Gallery Center diverted 96% of total waste from the landfill....

Gardeners can score free seeds at this new seed library

UM-Dearborn staff and students helped launch the pilot project that encourages healthy eating and seed saving....

Practicing hope in the age of climate change

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

UM-Dearborn team takes the top prize in statewide energy efficiency competition

A 53-member team of students, faculty and staff put together a huge energy savings plan that could save the university $200,000 a year....
 College of Engineering and Computer Science graduate students who participated in the E-Challenge competition gather for a photo in the IAVS High Bay back in early March. In all, 53 faculty, staff and students participated on the universitywide team