Alumnus Topic: Research

Tackling Poverty

One U-M professor is not just writing about poverty, he is addressing the problem head-on through Poverty Solutions, a new campuswide initiative.

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Michigan Is The Common Thread

From Nobel Prize winners and astronauts to noted actors and athletes, U-M alumni have made an impact on the world. They come from different countries and different cultures; they studied different subjects and entered different professions. But all have one thing in common: The University of Michigan.

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A New Inning at Michigan and Trumbull

For more than 100 years, baseball was played at this corner in downtown Detroit. Now, U-M’s Social Impact Challenge is helping make the old ball field new again while teaching students real-world lessons.

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Studying Movement

On a late-February evening in the Moore Building on U-M’s North Campus, a group of 26 music students rehearsed “On a Hymnsong of Philip Bliss” by David Holsinger. To the unenlightened ear, it was lovely and so well played that it was difficult to believe the group was coming together for the first time.

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