UM-Dearborn professors land a U-M Graham Sustainability Institute catalyst grant to work with Detroit residents on how overlooked alleys can be re-imagined to reflect local history and needs, while also addressing multiple sustainability goals.
A student team gives us a peek at how they managed a hands-on capstone project in the age of social distancing.
Want to change the world? Faculty say materials science engineering is an underexplored path for socially and environmentally conscious students.
Megan Lohner’s family has shouldered many of COVID’s biggest impacts. Now a post-graduation homecoming finds her producing Pfizer’s groundbreaking vaccine.
Despite challenges posed by the pandemic, UM-Dearborn’s new Engineering Lab Building is set to be “substantially complete” by the end of October.
The College of Engineering and Computer Science’s retiring dean talks candidly about his push to reinvent the engineering culture at UM-Dearborn — and the work that still lies ahead.
We get some real talk from four UM-Dearborn students whose summer internships went remote due to the pandemic.
Bioengineering professor Joe Lo’s latest project is using a hundred-year-old technology to unravel the mysteries of how Type II diabetes exacts its toll on the body.
Master’s student Malak Nasser says understanding how cancer metastasizes could reveal clues about how to slow it down.
Associate Professor Nilay Chakraborty thinks that unleashing medicine’s biggest breakthroughs will take an engineer’s touch.
Mechanical engineering doctoral student Ruslan Akhmedagaev talks about his adventures studying in the United States.
The four-time collegiate national champion talks about her complicated rise to the top of her sport — and why sports aren’t everything.
Longtime friends Tom Demmon (right) and Jim Gingrich shared a UM-Dearborn experience that, in some ways, looks a lot different than the student experience today. But the impacts of their education are everything we still strive for.
UM-Dearborn bioengineering professor Amanda Esquivel is pioneering new techniques to explore underexplored questions about how athletes get hurt.
Taehyun Shim’s work on a powerful driver assist technology is an aspirational model for university-industry collaborations.
After a summer experience that landed him in meetings with top execs, Kathem Bazzi has some advice for his fellow engineering students: Don’t be afraid to think beyond the big-name companies when it comes to internships.
Little was one of the longest serving faculty members at UM-Dearborn — and one of its most colorful.
A collaboration between UM-Dearborn engineering seniors and North Star Reach camp means kids with special medical needs aren’t left on the sidelines.
To say that the automotive systems engineering master’s student came out of nowhere to claim the cash prize and an internship at Nissan isn’t overselling it.
Her educational journey is proof that you don’t have to have it all planned out ahead of time.
In Assistant Professor Joe Lo’s lab, an undergraduate research project is chasing creative new ways to detect disease.
The bioengineering major got an in-depth look at the technology’s possibilities during her internship experiences.
Lecturer Terry Ostrom’s 5,000-piece collection of museum-grade minerals, panned gold and fossils was donated to UM-Dearborn’s Department of Natural Sciences.
UM-Dearborn researcher’s discovery could allow for widespread distribution of an alternative energy resource.
Undergraduates are doing a variety of research across all four colleges, increasing their confidence in academic pursuits and helping them make an impact in the community.