November 15, 2019

Public Engagement

  1. May 16, 2019

    Campuswide series offers ways to strengthen public engagement

    More than 160 faculty and staff participated in the Conceptualizing Public Engagement series to help shape how U-M strengthens partnerships with audiences beyond campus.

  2. May 13, 2019

    New ideas, new views of Michigan after Road Scholars tour

    When the bus wheels stopped spinning, it didn’t take long for other wheels to start spinning in the minds of U-M faculty and staff members on the Michigan Road Scholars tour last week.

  3. May 9, 2019

    Michigan counties struggle to meet need for opioid treatment

    Michigan ranks among the top third of states for drug-related deaths, but a U-M analysis shows almost one-third of Michigan counties have no medication-based treatment services for opioid addiction.

  4. May 9, 2019

    U-M, Detroit gathering shares impact and ways forward

    More than 300 attendees from U-M’s three campuses and Detroit community partners gathered at um3detroit to strengthen connections between the university and the state’s largest city.

  5. May 7, 2019

    Water Center report details phosphorus sources in Detroit River watershed

    A U-M Water Center report provides the most detailed characterization to date of phosphorus sources — and their relative contributions — in the complex Detroit River watershed.

  6. May 6, 2019

    20th Road Scholars tour aims to connect U-M to state’s communities

    Twenty-nine U-M faculty and staff members are on a weeklong trip across Michigan, to learn more about various aspects of the state as part of the 20th Michigan Road Scholars tour.

  7. April 30, 2019

    Enriching Scholarship showcases learning tech, public engagement

    The annual Enriching Scholarship conference May 6-9 offers workshops, demonstrations and panel discussions to improve teaching, learning, research and public engagement through the best uses of technology.

  8. April 18, 2019

    Panel explores how scholars can influence policy amid politics

    A panel of scholars Thursday addressed ways to overcome some of the challenges faculty members can face when they attempt to share their knowledge and research in shaping public policy.

  9. April 10, 2019

    Automotive Research Center funded with $50M through 2024

    U-M’s Automotive Research Center has received a $50 million U.S. Army contract that will shift its focus to autonomous technologies for military ground vehicles and extend its partnership with the Army through 2024.

  10. April 10, 2019

    Speaker series aids effort to engage public in scientific inquiry

    The Life Sciences Institute is launching the SciComm Speaker Series to highlight the importance of disseminating scientific findings beyond the walls of the academy.