October 15, 2019

Faculty/Staff Spotlights

  1. October 14, 2019
    “Having English students learn typesetting gives them opportunities to re-encounter language as a physical, visual process.”

    Fritz Swanson, lecturer II in the Department of English Language and Literature and founder of Wolverine Press

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  2. October 7, 2019 Photo of Deborah Gordon-Gurfinkel
    “My understanding about the therapeutic aspect of the theater arts all started when I was in schools and engaging with students in a more educational setting.”

    Deborah Gordon-Gurfinkel, arts education program coordinator and lecturer in the Residential College and founder of Telling It

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  3. September 30, 2019 Photo of Brandon Patterson
    “The more I meet people the more I realize that there are a lot more interesting problems out there that you can solve.”

    Brandon Patterson, a research fellow in the Medical School’s Department of Radiology

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  4. September 23, 2019 Photo of Esha Biswas
    “In both my aspiring career as an environmental educator and my life as an artist, I strive to help people see the magic in the mundane.”

    Esha Biswas, student affairs coordinator of the Residential College

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  5. September 16, 2019 Photo of UM-Dearborn's Hafiz Malik
    “I think we are very close to a place where seeing is no longer believing. … It’s scary, but it’s the world we’re living in.”

    Hafiz Malik, associate professor of electrical and computer engineering at UM-Dearborn

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  6. September 9, 2019 Photo of Amanda Alexander
    “As a lawyer, I wanted to think about how to much more proactively help people.”

    Amanda Alexander, senior research scholar and founder of the Detroit Justice Center

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  7. September 3, 2019 Photo of Alison Narayan in her lab
    “As a woman in science, I want to see more women in science.”

    Alison Narayan, William R. Roush Assistant Professor and assistant professor of chemistry

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  8. August 12, 2019 Photo of Daphne Watkins

    “I think men are handed a rulebook just like women. I would love to be one of the people who helps rewrite the rules for us all.”

    Daphne Watkins, associate professor of social work

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  9. July 29, 2019 Photo of Susan Crowell

    “I’m really big on real knowledge rather than something that looks like real knowledge. And I’m interested in real-time beauty rather than ‘Instagram beauty.’”

    Susan Crowell, professor of art in the Penny W. Stamps School of Art and Design and the Residential College

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  10. July 15, 2019 Photo of Jeannie Kain with her son Stephan

    “To see the faces of the veterans and to hear their expressions of gratitude is just so heartwarming and moving.”

    Jeannie Kain, senior auditor in the Office of Audit Services

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