Five University of Michigan researchers have received the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, the highest honor the United States government bestows on scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research careers.
The University of Michigan contributed $4.77 billion to the national economy through vendor contracts and subcontracts between 2002 and 2017, according to a new report.
More than 4,000 minority-owned, woman-owned and small businesses supplied goods and services to support the U-M research enterprise during that period.
SACUA honors recently deceased member Sarah Lippert
The University of Michigan has released a report that details the value of a college degree with data on how much its graduates earn over time.
For the first time, Mcubed has distributed funding to faculty from all three University of Michigan campuses.
The Institute for Social Research at U-M has received a $3.5 million grant renewal from the National Institutes of Health’s National Institute on Aging to extend the Michigan Center for Urban African American Aging Research.
With a few finger strokes or swipes on a computer or cell phone, seniors with pain reduce the risk of depression when visiting social media sites.
The National Science Foundation has selected University of Michigan researcher Arthur Lupia to serve as the head of its Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences.
When news of the Cambridge Analytica scandal broke, 87 million Facebook users learned their personal data was obtained and used by a British research firm to influence the outcome of the 2016 U.S. presidential election.
Medicaid expansion under the Affordable Care Act reduced out-of-pocket medical expenses, allowing the poorest Americans to allocate their money for other life necessities, according to a new University of Michigan study.
A new program within the Population Studies Center at the Institute for Social Research will be an incubator for young researchers from across the University of Michigan.
James N. Morgan, an economist who created the longest-running intergenerational household survey in the world, died Jan. 8 at University of Michigan Hospital. He was 99 and lived in Ann Arbor.
Researchers who study binge drinking in teens have good news and bad news: The good news is the overall rate of frequent binge drinking is declining — but the bad news is that rate is not falling as quickly for all adolescents.
When children are victims of political violence, they tend to become more aggressive with members of their own peer group, and that aggression tends to linger as they age, according to a University of Michigan study.
The Office of Research will recognize six University of Michigan staff members for their outstanding research service.
During a bout of high-intensity drinking, a person might drink 10 or more drinks, and a recent Institute for Social Research study has found that this kind of drinking is reported mostly among college students.
When queued up for an event, to buy a latte or waiting for a bus, most people whip out their phones to pass the time — most often within seconds of arriving.
Engaging with youth involved in or susceptible to violent extremism is key in helping the U.S. government understand — and combat— terrorist groups such as Al Qaeda and the Islamic State, according to a position paper published in the journal Science.
Renowned author Junot Diaz will deliver the 2017 Institute for Social Research MLK Lecture at noon Jan. 18 in the Rackham Auditorium.
The free lecture is open to the campus community and the public, and will conclude with a 30-minute Q-and-A session.
Watching a scary movie or TV program can leave some people still feeling frightened years later.