December 12, 2019

Public Engagement

  1. September 26, 2018

    Online course helps students, others engage with communities

    Eight units across the university and a group of 15 students have teamed up to create a new massive open online course that aims to help students thoughtfully prepare for community engagement.

  2. September 17, 2018

    Nominations sought for president’s awards for public engagement

    University of Michigan leaders are encouraging campus community members to nominate faculty members who have demonstrated a commitment to public service for the president’s awards for public engagement and impact. Launched in 2017, the President’s Award for National and State Leadership and the President’s Award for Public Impact aim to celebrate faculty public engagement at…
  3. August 30, 2018

    International Institute’s Enterprise Fund promotes academic innovations

    The International Institute at U-M has awarded the 2018-19 Enterprise Fund to three proposals generated by U-M faculty across various disciplines.

  4. August 27, 2018

    U-M, Notre Dame team up to tell stories of Puerto Rico, encourage action

    U-M and Notre Dame are working together on “Listening to Puerto Rico,” a free, online global learning teach-out designed to remind the world of those battling to overcome the devastation of Hurricane Maria.

  5. July 16, 2018

    Political scientist Arthur Lupia named head of NSF program

    The National Science Foundation has selected U-M researcher Arthur Lupia to serve as the head of its Directorate for Social, Behavioral, and Economic Sciences.

  6. July 5, 2018

    Teach-out seeks to catalyze civil discourse surrounding immigration

    As the debate continues over the current administration’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, U-M offers free, online education opportunities to encourage productive ways to engage in civil discourse surrounding timely topics and issues.

  7. June 11, 2018

    Bridging the divide: U-M faculty, staff forge community through art

    A program facilitated by U-M faculty and staff members is helping unite area young adults with community members living with dementia to create seasonal public art installations.

  8. June 11, 2018

    Third Century Initiative changing culture for teaching, learning

    A comprehensive look at U-M’s Third Century Initiative shows the teaching and learning program has changed the university’s culture around engaged learning.