Collaboration

  1. Ginsberg employee helps bring together local Ethiopian adoption community

    Sara Saylor’s passion for local community engagement began as a U-M student in 1995. Now her position at the Ginsberg Center enables her to combat inequalities in the education system.

  2. U-M, Tsinghua start grad program in environment, sustainability

    New program will cultivate talents for global sustainability and facilitate academic cooperation between the United States and China.

  3. Sustainability professor talks business, role of academia

    “Is publishing in top academic journals having any impact beyond the academy? My fear is that it’s not,” Hoffman said. He hopes to shift people’s opinions on how both business and academia can be a force for positive social change.

  4. Youth employment program offers mentors, life skills

    The pilot, which expands an existing summer youth employment program in Washtenaw County to U-M, pairs county youth ages 16-24 with faculty and staff to help them gain work experience, mentorship, and life skills training.

  5. U-Michigan student brings STEM education to Latin America

    In a high school classroom in Lima, Peru, a group of students are programming a 3-D printer they will soon use to print out Yoda from Star Wars, Game of…

  6. The straw bale house: 22 undergraduates, 1 leader, 200 straw bales and lots of mud

    Two groups of people surround shallow plastic pools filled with clay, reaching in, grabbing clumps and breaking them apart. To the clay, students add buckets of straw, sand and a…

  7. U-M’s successful gameful learning technology available to other institutions

    Technology for a University of Michigan learning approach that employs video game-style strategy made its way to the market this week. The gameful instruction tool known as GradeCraft is now…

  8. M-Write to include automated text analysis in Fall

    M-Write, a program built on the premise that students learn complex material by writing, will expand in Fall 2017 to add automated text analysis (ATA) to its digital toolkit. M-Write…

  9. Um3Detroit: U-M, community partners showcase collaborations with Detroit during day-long event

    As the University of Michigan looks toward its third century, leaders are encouraging more faculty, students and staff to think creatively about ways to expand education and research opportunities in…

  10. Digital Islam course connects Big Ten universities

    Pauline Jones, director of the University of Michigan International Institute, is passionate about the need for education around some of the most complex topics in the world like Islam. “Islam…

  11. Five faculty teams awarded Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize

    For their creative and inventive approaches to improving student learning, five faculty projects led by Michael Cole, Mary Lou Dorf, Craig Regester, Stephen Rush and Adam Simon will be awarded…

  12. Multidisciplinary course challenges students to develop new designs for wearable technology

    For more than 20 years, the Integrated Product Development course has brought together students and faculty members from different disciplines at the University of Michigan to participate in an innovative…