Innovation

  1. Students up close: Valuable lessons from afar

    Double majoring in international and Latin American and Caribbean studies, Ozema Braddock has a lot to celebrate during International Education Week 2016. A first-generation college student from a single parent…

  2. Study abroad: U-M tops Big Ten in students overseas

    The University of Michigan has the most students studying abroad among the Big Ten universities and is fifth in the nation among higher education institutions, according to a new report….

  3. Technology in education course starts with lessons on digital citizenship

    Eighth grade students in one group, arms linked, try to move as a unit without breaking loose from one another. At a table nearby students toss a skein of yarn…

  4. U-M president calls for Academic Innovation Initiative to set education strategy for the future

    Calling it a next step in the evolution of the University of Michigan’s leadership in teaching, learning and research, President Mark Schlissel launched the university’s Academic Innovation Initiative today. Speaking…

  5. ECoach tool now used for first-year U-M students

    ECoach, a personalized education tool developed at the University of Michigan, has been expanded this fall to serve all first-year U-M students. “The goal is to ease the transition to…

  6. Grand Valley joins U-M in pilot collaboration on Semester in Detroit program

    For the first time since it began in Winter 2009 the Semester in Detroit program isn’t just for University of Michigan students. The fall cohort includes six students from Grand…

  7. U-M joins edX to announce three social innovation MicroMasters for online learners

    Online learners interested in educational leadership, social work and the growing field of user experience research and design now can earn more comprehensive certification or complete work toward an advanced…

  8. LSA building to undergo significant renovation for Opportunity Hub

    The College of Literature, Science, and the Arts building will undergo a significant renovation that will house the LSA Opportunity Hub, which includes the LSA Internship Program. The $35 million…

  9. Innovative courses offer U-M students unique learning experiences

    From understanding our fascination with the Kardashians and cars, to rolling up sleeves to teach art to students in Detroit and create exhibition pieces for U-M’s upcoming Bicentennial, University of…