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August 21, 2019

State & Community

March 20, 2017

Winners announced in Flint-focused Social Impact Challenge

A team of three students from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business and the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy has won the 2017 Social Impact Challenge.  The team's innovative and research-driven proposal addressed entrepreneurial development through downtown training and significant neighborhood outreach for the city of Flint.

March 20, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES EMU Student Center ranked best student union in the country

March 13, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES EMU names Shepard vice president for advancement

March 10, 2017

IT leader Edward Happ to head two new information centers at UMSI

The School of Information has announced the future establishment of two new information centers to improve communications infrastructure in underserved communities and advance data usage by organizations that serve populations in those areas.

March 6, 2017

Higher Ed Briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES Lear Corp. donates to support MSU Business College Pavilion

February 20, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES Eastern Michigan to offer new doctoral program in nursing practice

February 16, 2017

New DataLumos archive aims to preserve government data

The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research is establishing an open-access archive, DataLumos, where the public can archive valuable government data resources, ensuring their long-term availability.

February 13, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES New GVSU program, lab prepares students for cybersecurity careers

February 6, 2017

U-M employees raise $1.3 million for United Way

The University of Michigan's 2016 United Way employee giving campaign raised more than $1.3 million to support the Washtenaw County neighbors who need it most.

The dollars raised will benefit programs and services through either the Community Investment Fund or a nonprofit organization of each donor's choice.

February 6, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES NIH awards MSU researchers $8.4M to develop first malaria treatments

February 1, 2017

Library participates in effort to preserve government data

More than 275 volunteers from the University of Michigan and around the community converged on Shapiro Library last weekend in an emergency effort to preserve scientific data that is at risk of disappearing from government websites.

January 30, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES Michigan's first MindKare Kiosk unveiled at Oakland University

January 24, 2017

URC R&D spending tops $2.1B, increases 53 percent since '07

Michigan's University Research Corridor was responsible for $2.15 billion in research and development spending in fiscal year 2015, an increase of 53 percent since 2007, according to the 10th Annual Economic Impact & Benchmark Report released Tuesday.

January 23, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES $1M gift creates professorship in honor of former MSU physicist

January 16, 2017

Higher ed briefs

STATE UNIVERSITIES MSU lands $1M USAID grant to fight Zika virus


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