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Community politics: Student Jewell Jones becomes youngest ever elected to Michigan House of Representatives

Jewell Jones was just a 20-year-old college student when he was elected as Inkster, Michigan’s, youngest city councilman. And now, at 21, he’s making headlines again as the youngest person ever elected to the Michigan House of Representatives. Yes, the full-time political science and business student has a lot on more »

8:30 a.m. - I wasn't going to play basketball when I first came to UM-Dearborn because I thought I wouldn't be able to handle basketball, school and work. (I had only played two years of high school basketball.) But now basketball has become one of my passions. I love being part of a team and giving my absolute best every day—joining UM-Dearborn’s basketball team was the best decision I’ve made!

One day with Lauron Sanders

Lauron Sanders didn’t plan to play basketball at University of Michigan-Dearborn—in fact, she had only played the sport for two years in high school. But when the business student realized she could play basketball while working and continuing her studies, she decided to join the team as a walk-on athlete. “Basketball has more »

Alumni Difference Makers

Lasting impact: UM-Dearborn recognizes seven Alumni Difference Makers during annual awards ceremony

University of Michigan-Dearborn recognized seven outstanding alumni during the 2016 Alumni Difference Makers Awards Ceremony on Friday, October 21. More than 125 people attended the annual Homecoming Weekend event, which recognizes alumni for their contributions to the university and community. “Tonight, we celebrate 37 years of honoring executives, innovators, inventors, more »

Outstanding business school: COB recognized by Princeton Review for eighth consecutive year

University of Michigan-Dearborn’s College of Business (COB) has been named an outstanding business school for the eighth consecutive year. The college is profiled in The Princeton Review’s annual publication, “The Best 294 Business Schools.” “Our efforts to deliver innovative curricula for students help us continue to achieve these recognitions,” said more »