Soccer in Motown
The Detroit City Football Club, founded by U-M alum Alex Wright and four partners in 2011, is bringing communities together with its professional team and youth leagues. At the games, fans also give back to the broader community by donating clothes, health supplies and other basic needs to be distributed to homeless and other at-risk populations.
Mastodon tusk chemical analysis
Around 13,200 years ago, a roving male mastodon died in what today is northeast Indiana, nearly 100 miles from his home territory. The study also shows that the Buesching bull may have spent time exploring central and southern Michigan, which seems fitting for a creature whose full-size fiberglass-cast skeleton is on display at the U-M Museum of Natural History in Ann Arbor.
In a discovery that could speed research into next-generation electronics and LED devices, a University of Michigan research team has developed the first reliable, scalable method for growing single layers of hexagonal boron nitride on graphene.
Working closely with teachers and schools in Taylor, MI, and New York City, NY, High 5s, a math enrichment program developed at the U-M Youth Policy Lab, is hoping to close the achievement gap between low-income children and their peers. The program is based on studies showing that students with strong early math skills do better in both math and reading in later elementary school.
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50 Years of Title IX
Michigan women's intercollegiate athletics have come a long way since the University's founding in 1817. On this 50th anniversary of Title IX, we celebrate the progress made for women in sports and education and recognize the work still to be done.Learn more about the history of women's athletics at U-M
Campus COVID-19 Response
The University of Michigan has COVID-19 policies and guidance in place to support robust in-person experiences for our students, faculty and staff.
- Access to abortion care
- Michigan Today: Composing the nation's future
- U-M researchers reveal new molecular mechanism for Parkinson's disease risk
- Inflationary concerns outweigh expected income growth
- New U-M initiative invests $4.5 million in environmental, social justice research
- Michigan Today podcast: Making the "Joy Choice"
- The Conversation: What the Supreme Court's ruling on abortion means for women's health and well-being
- Opinion: How gun violence directly threatens my work as a doctor at U-M
- Opinion: As a student, I couldn't afford a college sweatshirt. As a professor, I keep that in mind.
- The Conversation: Kids' neighborhoods can affect their developing brains, a new study finds
In The News
- USA Today Two Americans captured by Russian forces could face the death penalty. Can the US save them?
- TIME What to know about abortion pills post-Roe
- Michigan Radio With Roe overturned, is Plan B still legal in Michigan?
- Forbes Universities begin officially reacting to Supreme Court's overturning of Roe v. Wade
Happening @ Michigan
- Jun 27 Summer Institute in Survey Research Techniques
- Jun 27 Navigating Disability in 19th-Century America
- Jun 28 CoderSpaces, Virtual Office Hours (Tuesdays, 9:30-11am)
- Jul 1 Sky Tonight
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All Michigan, all the time
There’s always something amazing happening at Michigan. Whether it’s on campus or around the world, our students, faculty, staff and alumni are out seizing the day. A sampling of images captured over the years is shown in the gallery below.
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