August 23, 2019

Research

  1. August 19, 2019

    Guidelines aim to slow spread of fake climate change news on Facebook

    U-M researchers are working to shed light on a potential solution to this problem of fake news about climate change — especially on Facebook.

  2. August 9, 2019

    Team led by U-M selected to manage national estuary research

    A team led by U-M has been awarded a five-year, $20 million cooperative agreement to help oversee research at a nationwide network of 29 coastal reserves.

  3. July 29, 2019

    Events this week cap 30th anniversary of UROP program

    The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program, which caps its 30th anniversary with events this week, has impacted the academic careers of thousands of U-M students.

  4. July 29, 2019

    Michigan Drug Discovery awards new round of funding, assistance

    Michigan Drug Discovery has awarded funding for three new U-M drug discovery projects, and project-management support and mentoring assistance for three Rogel Cancer Center projects.

  5. July 25, 2019

    Study reveals hot spots of environmental injustice in Michigan

    A new U-M study has identified “hot spots” of environmental injustice across the state, with both a high risk of exposure to environmental hazards and a high vulnerability due to social factors.

  6. July 12, 2019

    Large harmful algal bloom predicted for western Lake Erie

    U-M researchers and their partners are forecasting that western Lake Erie will experience a significant harmful algal bloom this summer.

  7. June 5, 2019

    U-M research projects contribute $4.77B to economy over 15 years

    U-M contributed $4.77 billion to the national economy through vendor contracts and subcontracts between 2002 and 2017, according to a new report.

  8. May 15, 2019

    Seminar focuses on discipline-based research on teaching, learning

    U-M faculty, staff and administrators gathered to discuss educational research that seeks to improve student learning within specific disciplines at the Provost’s Seminar on Teaching.

  9. 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.

  10. May 8, 2019

    Designing better apps for special-needs students, supporters

    A U-M researcher is focusing her research and technology design work on communication strategies that engage teachers, parents and students in team-based solutions.