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 »

UM-Dearborn Engineering Lab Building

Engineering a future: State approves funding for new Engineering Lab Building

University of Michigan-Dearborn’s engineering program attracts experienced faculty, partnerships with global companies and recognition as a top undergraduate engineering program. And soon, a new Engineering Lab Building (ELB) will allow the college to further create the hands-on, real-world experiences critical to preparing students for 21st century engineering careers. The Michigan more »

An educational journey: CEHHS group tours classrooms, learns of opportunities in Detroit neighborhood

UM-Dearborn students, faculty, and staff recently went on a tour though southwest Detroit neighborhoods. They met educators in the public schools and were introduced to nonprofit leaders assisting the population. CEHHS Director of Field Placement and Associate Professor Martha Adler and CEHHS Department of Education Chairwoman and Professor Susan Everett more »