News & Features

  1. Students thrown into real-world scenarios with ViewPoint, an educational simulation tool

    Over the course of two weeks, one group of University of Michigan students was tasked with fighting the opioid crisis.

  2. U-M Student move-out results in 12.5 tons of goods donated locally

    The University of Michigan donated more than 12.5 tons of clothing, bedding, household goods and food to local organizations to benefit the Ann Arbor and surrounding communities following student move-out this year.

  3. Students thrown into real-world scenarios with ViewPoint, an educational simulation tool

    Over the course of two weeks, one group of University of Michigan students was tasked with fighting the opioid crisis. During the semester, another class determined the fates of students seeking admission to universities. A third group at the Ross School of Business found out what it was like to be ambushed by media during a business crisis.

  4. U-M faculty win competition to reimagine Detroit’s cultural district

    Three University of Michigan faculty members are part of a team that won an international design competition that will unite 12 cultural and educational institutions located in Detroit’s Midtown, and change the way visitors and Detroiters experience the area.

  5. Open-source bionic leg: First-of-its-kind platform aims to rapidly advance prosthetics

    A new open-source, artificially intelligent prosthetic leg designed by researchers at the University of Michigan and Shirley Ryan AbilityLab is now available to the scientific community.

  6. Made at Michigan: U-M students inventing and innovating

    From a venture that recycles plastic waste into clothing and one that helps stroke victims master text messaging, to a program that encourages financial literacy and another that seeks to increase the representation of black people in the aerospace industry, student entrepreneurs at U-M are finding creative solutions to global challenges. 

  7. Michigan Ross MBAs Drive 4,000 Miles Across The Country Helping Small Businesses

    Three teams of Michigan Ross Full-time MBA students are busy re-defining the classic summer road trip.

  8. U-M town hall will focus on integration of arts, humanities and STEMM

    The Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities, in partnership with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine will host a town hall meeting at the University of Michigan next week to discuss unique opportunities for arts integration on campus.

  9. Campuswide series offers ways to strengthen public engagement

    More than 160 faculty and staff participated in the yearlong Conceptualizing Public Engagement series, and their involvement will help shape how the University of Michigan strengthens its partnerships with audiences beyond campus.