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.
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.
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.
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.
What began as a course research paper has turned into an opportunity to educate and connect on an international scale.
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Led by Professor Emeritus Orin Gelderloos, UM-Dearborn's “salad bar course" — with its cattails, elderberry, mint and more — is more than nutritious; it teaches students how to understand and interact with local nature.
A natural way to learn: UM-Dearborn Environmental Interpretive Center educators offer summer programs
Taught by staff and students, the line-up includes bird watching, tree identification, gardening and more.
Freshly Pressed: Economics Professor Bruce Pietrykowski’s book shows readers that there are alternative ways to describe and imagine the world of work
Pietrykowski offers explanation of the changing work environment in an era of increased income inequality and technological change.
CASL graduate Fatme Hourani discovers how her dedication to mathematics can create positive returns for others
Hourani heads to Columbia University for graduate school, where she’ll study financial engineering and gain insight from Wall Street professionals.
More than 100 students and seven faculty members recognized at annual Honor Scholars and Faculty Awards Ceremony
The awards program, now in its 37th year, honors students for their strong academic achievement and faculty who have distinguished themselves in teaching, research and service.
Vansant tells us why she was inspired to write Austria Made in Hollywood and what she learned in the process.
JASS Associate Professor Jen Proctor’s short experimental film gives voice to coming-of-age social pressure
Am I Pretty? will be shown on campus April 17. Its inspiration came from a YouTube trend where female tweens and teens wanted viewers to comment on their appearance, commonly asking, “Am I pretty or ugly?”
The College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters class also looks at the importance of having the opportunity to rethink and reshape social constructs.
Graduate student Christin Dewit examines stress levels of the caregivers of children diagnosed with autism
Dewit’s research took first place during UM-Dearborn’s Three-Minute Thesis Competition; she will represent the university at a regional competition later this month.
Linguistics Professor Daniel Davis, Composition and Rhetoric Professor Bill DeGenaro and Anna Muller, history assistant professor and the Frank and Mary Padzieski Endowed Professor in Polish/Polish American/Eastern European Studies, earned 2019-2020 funding for their research projects.
The College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters senior says he doesn’t have a connection with everyone on campus — but our experience following him around for a day says otherwise.
CASL Legacy Lecture Series gives today’s retiring faculty the opportunity to leave a reflective message for future learners
The new initiative, which began in the fall with Associate Professor Emeritus Elias Baumgarten, offers a reception and valedictory talk, which is recorded to serve as an oral history.
After a decade at UM-Dearborn, this unique initiative is still finding fresh ways to boost student success.
The UM-Dearborn-led global initiative sparks cross-cultural dialogue about the role of identity and legacy in community healing and renewal.