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Coughs create complicated airflows. A new project explores how they spread viruses.

Scientists don’t fully understand exactly how our coughs disperse virus particles into the air, but a new project led by the University...

U-M Center for World Performance Studies celebrates 20th anniversary

Twenty years ago on March 30, 2001, the University of Michigan Center for World Performance Studies celebrated its grand opening at the...

Giving music: Alum shares violin and life lessons

Ashanti Norwood was 8 years old for her first violin lesson, and the students were instructed to remove their shoes so their...

The unintended consequence of online schooling: Loss of cultural values

Although many K-12 students have returned to in-person education a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, many spent a better portion this academic...

Overcoming systemic barriers to minority entrepreneurship requires broad effort

Finding funding for a new business venture can be challenging under any circumstances, but underrepresented groups, such as women and people of...

Level up: Video games inspire new ‘living textbook’ for computational sciences

A new way of delivering course materials in the computational sciences aims to elevate the study experience from consuming static text and...

First license for AV testing software developed by U-M’s Mcity goes to American Center for Mobility

A unique new cloud-based operating system for testing connected or automated vehicles has for the first time been licensed for use beyond...

New hope for treating chronic pain without opioids

According to some estimates, chronic pain affects up to 40% of Americans, and treating it frustrates both clinicians and patients––a frustration that’s...

Virtual conference CO2 emissions quantified in new study

The AirMiners online event produced 66 times less greenhouse gas emissions than an in-person meeting in San Francisco would have

U-M students create online resource for families to create art projects at home

During the fall semester, University of Michigan students in Melanie Manos’ “Detroit Connections: In the Classroom” course were faced with a challenging...

Many older Americans with COVID-19 lack ability to isolate at home

One of the most important ways to stop the spread of COVID-19 is for people who have tested positive, or have symptoms,...

Video software aims to improve airport, retail operations

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Many travelers know the frustration of airport security confusion, where personal items and electronics can become misplaced or...

Anouncement

[Champaign] 13 Thursdays in Campustown

13THURSDAYS presented by JSM Living continues in campustown this summer now through August 12. Explore campustown by taking advantage of deals and sales at 21 participating businesses every...

[Illinois] Passes for 22nd annual ‘Ebertfest’ on sale June 7

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Passes for the 22nd annual Roger Ebert’s Film Festival, or “Ebertfest,” will go on sale June 7.

Media advisory: Illinois undergraduates featured in television series ‘The College Tour’

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. — Eleven students from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be featured in an edition of “The College Tour,”...

[Champaign] EXPLORE CAMPUSTOWN BUSINESSES ALL SUMMER WITH THE RETURN OF 13 THURSDAYS

CHAMPAIGN -- The Champaign Center Partnership invites the public to explore Campustown this summer during the return of 13 Thursdays, the annual 13-week promotion...