Mapping Detroit: New tool aims to identify property speculation in the Motor City

When Joshua Akers read a column last spring about a well-known businessman driving a columnist around to his Detroit properties to prove he wasn’t contributing to the city’s blight, something didn’t add up. “If someone is chauffeuring you around to different properties—a handful out of several hundred—they’re going to make more »

Active learning: Campus life gives Jordan Mazurek experience, confidence

Jordan Mazurek is taking more than a diploma with him after graduation. He’s made on-campus connections, which helped him land a full-time engineering position at Hanon Systems. He’s won awards—including first place team in the Experiential Learning Expo, and for Best Supplemental Instructor for tutoring students in Physics 151. And more »