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Architecture, design and public health: U-M experts can discuss

As the U.S. economy cautiously reopens in the wake of COVID-19, artists, architects and urban planners at the University of Michigan whose...

Challenging yet positive parenting style benefits children’s development

When one talks about parenting, an image of the sensitive, caring mother—but not father—responding to a young child’s emotional needs often comes...

How does our brain trigger different sighs? New findings could provide answers

One group of neurons controls various types of sighing, but they receive their instructions from different areas of the brain depending on...

Maternal obesity linked to increased risk of early-onset neonatal sepsis

The risk of early-onset neonatal bacterial sepsis increases with maternal obesity, according to a new study of University of Michigan and the...

U-M students tackle social impact projects virtually

Candace Cavazos and Kalyn Sanderfer are two of many student entrepreneurs and activists who have had to adapt after the pandemic caused...

Yashar Niknafs: U-M alum launches startup, pivots from prostate diagnostics to COVID-19 testing

Yashar Niknafs, CEO of a newly launched University of Michigan startup company, had a promising prostate cancer test he helped develop while...

$30M gift to establish the Elizabeth Weiser Caswell Diabetes Institute at the University of Michigan

Regent Ron Weiser and his wife, Eileen, of Ann Arbor, have committed $30 million to the University of Michigan for diabetes research...

Sounds of sickness: Perceptions of coughs, sneezes not diagnosed accurately

You’re standing in the store’s check-out line, and the customer behind you viciously coughs. Is that person sick or...

COVID-19 can’t stop community engaged learning

How do high-touch, hands-on engagement programs continue to connect students with community organizations in a time of COVID-19?

How rod-shaped particles might distract an out-of-control COVID immune response

A long-ignored white blood cell may be central to the immune system overreaction that is the most common cause of death for...

Businesses speaking out on racism, societal ills must show and tell

Marcus Collins is a marketing lecturer at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business with a background that spans advertising, social media...

U-M law clinic meets high demand for unemployment benefit assistance

Workers nationwide have struggled to receive unemployment benefits during the global pandemic that forced many businesses and organizations to close. Navigating...

Anouncement

Illinois Community Pledge provides common focus on COVID-19 safety

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign students, faculty members and staff are invited to sign a voluntary pledge that reinforces the need for...

[Illinois] Eight projects awarded funding for AI research to mitigate COVID-19

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eight University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign projects are among 26 to receive the first C3.ai Digital Transformation Institute awards for artificial...

Research Park Offers FREE Technology Training Program, Application Now Open

CHAMPAIGN -- The University of Illinois Research Park is launching a free technology training program to increase skills in programming and data...

[Illinois] Tests optional for fall 2021 freshman applicants

Students applying for fall 2021 freshman admission to the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will not be required to submit SAT or...