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Health care: Internship, education helps student make a difference

To make an impact in his community, Tim McCaffery collects research for grants to get community health workers into Detroit-area emergency rooms. And he assists in developing diabetes prevention programs. Through his internship at Greater Detroit Area Health Council (GDAHC), the senior majoring in health policy studies works hard to more »

From idea to reality: CECS Experiential Expo highlights student work, creativity

For their College of Engineering and Computer Science Senior Design Project, a group of computer and electrical engineering students wanted to challenge themselves and make something interesting and technologically advanced. They also wanted it to serve a greater purpose. So for nearly a year, the group met, brainstormed, and then more »

Mapping the future: Earth sciences student researches land, feasibility in DTE community project

News articles. Photos. Satellite images. Senior Kelly Williamson sifted through nearly 100 years of history about the land that once housed a DTE Energy plant in Ann Arbor, a site along the Huron River near Broadway Street. The purpose? To gather information on whether or not water could pose a more »