National Science Foundation

University of Michigan
Chemistry REU Program

Wednesday, May 28 -
Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Application deadline:
Friday, February 14, 2014


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Campus-Ann Arbor

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UM Campus and Ann Arbor

Here's a independently maintained web site with useful information about Ann Arbor:

  • Places to Eat:

    Cheap - Mid:
    Michigan League (Wendy's, Taco Bell, & Beanster's)
    Rendez Vous Cafe (Middle Eastern)
    Maze 'n Blue Deli (fantastic sandwiches)
    Red Hawk (hot sandwiches, soup, nice burgers)
    Brueger's Bagels
    Panchero's Mexican Grill
    Five Guys Burgers and Fries
    Pot Belly
    Buffalo Wild Wings
    Jimmy John's
    Noodles Company
    No Thai!
    Michigan Union (Subway, Wendy's, Mrs. Field's Cookies, Pizza, & Chinese)

    Mid - Nice:
    Cottage Inn (pizza from wood-burning oven)

    Fancy (dinner costs ~$14+):
    Blue Nile (all you can eat quality Ethiopian food, interesting experience)
    Real Seafood Company
    Gratzi's (Italian)
    And tons of others - lots of outdoor dining on Main Street!

  • Supplies:

    Clothes, cosmetics, household goods, etc:

    Briarwood mall, with department stores, little shops, and restaurants, is a short 15 min bus ride from campus. Buses leave regularly from the Union.

    Meijer (groceries, small appliances, household goods, clothing)
    Kroger (groceries)
    Busch's (groceries)
    Whole Foods (natural and organic groceries; pre-cooked food)
    Plum Market (upscale groceries; pre-cooked food)
    Ann Arbor's very first 7-Eleven (a convenience store with late hours) just opened its doors - right on central campus!
    CVS, a national drug-store chain, is slated to open soon across the street from the 7-Eleven

    Also, several shops around campus sell clothes, supplies, music, posters, and books.

  • Transportation - Campus and Ann Arbor


REU Student contact: to be announced
Staff administrative contact: Angela Cox
Program Director: Prof. Brian P. Coppola

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