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News from the Business Engagement Center: BEC expands service

BEC Service Expansion The UM-Dearborn Business Engagement Center has expanded its overall vision to include services that can better connect faculty and students to entrepreneurs and small businesses in under-resourced communities in Dearborn, Detroit and adjacent neighborhoods. The initiative will expand programming that incorporates entrepreneur and small business training that more »

News from the BEC: NAIAS and upcoming events

News UM-Dearborn participated in the inaugural AutoMobili-D exhibitor space at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) at Cobo Center. AutoMobili-D is a dedicated exposition focused on the global automotive and mobility landscape. Spearheaded by NAIAS, AutoMobili-D featured more than 100 companies and organizations, including automakers, universities, tier one more »

News from the Business Engagement Center: Recent events, MCRN funding and BEC Annual Reporter

Events and Corporate Engagement DENSO International America – Testing and Technical Center Tour On October 28, 35 College of Engineering and Computer Science (CECS) students were invited to learn about employment opportunities and tour the DENSO Testing and Technical Center in Southfield, Mich. Following the tour, DENSO division leaders presented more »

News from the BEC: Vehicle share study, recent events and meet your BEC staff

News EV-Focused Vehicle Share Study DENSO, Ford Motor Company, Next Energy and UM-Dearborn have teamed up to offer electric vehicle sharing on-campus at The Union at Dearborn. Three Ford Focus electric vehicles and electric charging stations will be installed in Fall 2016. The vehicles will provide free transportation to campus-housed more »