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October 22, 2017

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January 8, 2014

An opinion piece by Martha Bailey, associate professor of economics, calls for a renewed commitment to the war on poverty, providing opportunities for more Americans and strengthening our society and economy.

The New York Times

January 8, 2014

Dr. Jeffrey Kutcher, associate professor of neurology, was quoted in an article about the need to limit children's cognitive activity — homework, reading, video games— after suffering a concussion.

CBS News

January 6, 2014

Comments by Gary Huffnagle, professor of internal medicine, microbiology and immunology, were featured in a story about how a high-fiber diet may ward off asthma.

Science

January 6, 2014

Kenneth Warner, professor of health management and policy, spoke about the 50th anniversary of the U.S. Surgeon General's report that declared smoking causes illness and death — and that the government should do something about it.

The Detroit News

January 6, 2014

An opinion piece by Scott Page, professor of complex systems, political science and economics, contends that despite their athletic rivalry, U-M and MSU are "allies with a shared sense of purpose."

Detroit Free Press

December 16, 2013

Tom Nalepa, research scientist at the Graham Sustainability Institute, was quoted about declining food supplies for fish and other organisms in some areas of the Great Lakes.

Detroit Free Press

December 16, 2013

Kara Tarter, graduate student at the School of Public Health, was interviewed about her research on the herpes virus that causes cold sores and cognitive impairment.

WZZM-TV (Grand Rapids)

December 16, 2013

Uwe Mamat, visiting research investigator in the College of Pharmacy, was quoted about commercialized research from the lab of Ronald Woodard, professor of chemistry, that was among the Top 10 innovations of 2013.

The Scientist

December 13, 2013

Noel Tichy, professor of organizational behavior and human resource management, discussed the CEO succession plans at Ford Motor Co. for a story comparing that automaker’s process with General Motors’.

Detroit Free Press

December 13, 2013

Nadine Sarter, professor of industrial and operations engineering, spoke about the pilots’ mistaken reliance on autopilot to maintain air speed during the crash of an Asiana Airlines flight last July.

Reuters

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