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College of Business

With honors: Chancellor’s Medallion Award recognizes academic achievement and character

University of Michigan-Dearborn recognized five students as Chancellor’s Medallion recipients and two student speakers during the university’s commencement ceremonies December 17. Morning speaker Courtney Ford earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with a major in marketing and a minor in psychology. Ford is a recipient of the AutoAlliance International more »

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 »

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 »