September 16, 2021

Research

  1. May 12, 2021

    Study finds vaccine hesitancy rooted in institutional mistrust

    Hesitancy by some to get a COVID-19 vaccine is due to longstanding mistrust in technical, health and government institutions, and it challenges efforts to achieve herd immunity, researchers say.

  2. May 12, 2021

    New OVPR unit informs, supports U-M research mission with data

    The Office of the Vice President for Research has launched a new unit that will analyze and integrate many types of data to serve, support and strengthen U-M’s research, scholarly and creative enterprise.

  3. May 11, 2021

    More youth report concussions since 2016, U-M study shows

    Educating athletes, parents and coaches about concussion treatment and prevention has been a priority during the last decade, but are the intended audiences hearing the message?

  4. April 12, 2021

    State virus dashboard to include disparities, vaccination data

    Michigan residents soon will be able to search the number of coronavirus cases, hospitalizations and deaths by race, ethnicity, age and gender through an expanded MI Safe Start dashboard.

  5. April 10, 2021

    Don’t be modest, it’s OK to brag, U-M researchers say

    If something positive happens in your life, let your close friends or family members know about it, or risk having them feel devalued when they find out second hand, say U-M researchers.

  6. April 5, 2021

    Remote-friendly student project presentations enable creativity

    In a study that could help guide educators post-pandemic, students making video presentations showed more creativity and risk-taking than those making conventional in-person presentations.

  7. March 18, 2021

    New OVPR funding program aims to support, catalyze research

    The Office of the Vice President for Research has developed the Research Catalyst and Innovation Program that aims to catalyze research and spur innovation across U-M’s Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses.

  8. March 18, 2021

    University research operations to expand April 1

    One year after the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses ramped down research and scholarship in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, U-M plans to further expand its research operations in April.

  9. March 17, 2021

    Annual RNA symposium to help ‘process’ RNA discoveries

    The U-M Center for RNA Biomedicine will host its fifth annual symposium March 25-26. Titled “Processing RNA,” it will seek to help process recent advances in RNA research.

  10. March 10, 2021

    U-M expert examines wealth inequality-reducing policies

    To understand why rising wealth inequality does not equate to support for redistribution policies, the Ford School’s Charlotte Cavaillé says we must understand “the type of glasses that we wear to interpret the world.”