9/27/2021

Adventures in labor-based grading

Associate Professor of Composition and Rhetoric Mike MacDonald gives us a tour of his recent experiments with reimagining letter grades....
9/15/2021

Learn how to promote yourself

Professor and PR pro Margaret Murray shares how public relations skills give students what they need to market their experiences and build relationships no matter the major....
5/10/2021

Using Virtual Reality to Create a Language Learning Community

UM-Dearborn students taking Arabic language courses will practice speaking through digital interactions with college students in Algeria and Morocco in an environment stimulated to look like Middle Eastern marketplaces, kitchens and other gathering spaces...
1/13/2021

Vaccine hesitancy: A side effect of systemic racism

African and African American Studies Assistant Professor Terri Laws talks about the role of transparency, acknowledgement and actionable change in repairing the broken trust behind the COVID vaccine hesitation in communities of color....
12/16/2020

Learn from the past and build a successful future

College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters student Fatooma Saad adds another story of perseverance to her family history — she graduates with honors on Saturday....
7/6/2020

Get a specialized education in a short amount of time

The College of Arts, Sciences, & Letters introduces five new certificate programs for the fall that focus on food, language, media production and more. ...
3/30/2020

Professor helps celebrity find their roots on PBS show

With 45 years of research work on the World War I African experience and more than 150 oral histories with African WWI veterans, Professor Joe Lunn was contacted by the "Finding Your Roots" team to help interpret WWI ancestor's documents for show. ...
11/14/2019

Students and faculty remember German Lecturer Klaus Tappe

Tappe, longtime UM-Dearborn educator and holder of multiple U-M graduate degrees, died Nov. 4 at age 64....
11/7/2019

Voices of Arab Detroit

Adding to the burgeoning field of Arab American literature, Assistant Professor Ghassan Abou-Zeineddine is gathering creative nonfiction essays to share what it's like to live in the local Arab American community...
3/25/2019

Freshly Pressed: German Professor Jacqueline Vansant examines Hollywood’s take on Austria

Vansant tells us why she was inspired to write Austria Made in Hollywood and what she learned in the process....