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Help eradicate the virus of racism

As scientists and engineers, we have an obligation to focus on solving this big societal problem.|Medium Read
Back to the camera, student walks down the hall towards a giant Rubik's cube display and a rainbow flag

STEM and LGBTQA+ identities

Monologues on self-expression, facing discrimination and finding a sense of community.|Medium Read
Ciara Sivels, NERS alumnus, has her graduation stole put on by her PhD advisor Sara Pozzi

Becoming the representation she wishes she’d seen

In a Q&A, Ciara Sivels remarks on exposure, earning her PhD and equality in higher education. |Medium Read
Group of NSBE members pose together with the bipedal robot, Cassie

NSBE 45 focuses on bettering communities and networking

Members gathered in Detroit to attend over 100 professional workshops and panels. |Medium Read
Tim Bruns, Assistant Professor of Biomedical Engineering at Michigan Engineering and his students observe the buccal mass of an aplysia Californica (sea slug) moving. Photo by Photo by Marcin Szczepanski

Culture is key

Why Michigan Engineering is focusing on getting it right.|Short Read
Students register to vote at the impactXchange on North Campus of the University of Michigan. Photo: Joseph Xu

Beyond college midterms, North Campus students are focused on midterm elections

More than 500 attended impactXchange, an event designed to encourage civic engagement.|Short Read
Sara Pozzi, Professor of Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences.

Michigan Engineering’s new DEI director

Sara Pozzi, a professor of nuclear engineering and radiological sciences, takes the reins of the College’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion implementation committee.|Medium Read
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Student Advisory Board launches

New board amplifies students' voice on DEI and campus climate.|Short Read

Powell conversation draws thousands

The retired general discussed geopolitics, race and wisdom for the next generation.|Medium Read
Two graduate students standing with their CAARMS23 awards, smiling next to their advisors.

U-M sponsors conference for African-American mathematics researchers

Conference for African-American Researchers in the Mathematical Sciences is unlike any other conference in the math world. Experience the 23rd conference, sponsored by Michigan Engineering, through the eyes of a Purdue professor. |Long Read

New grad program: Engineering Education Research

New program turns a researcher’s eye on engineering education in the service of better teaching, learning and diversity at U-M and beyond.|Medium Read
Water spouts from the North Campus reflecting pool. Lurie Tower stands in the background.

$4.25M to enhance minorities in STEM fields

A five-year, $4.25 million grant by the National Science Foundation aims to help increase participation and graduation rates among underrepresented minorities.|Short Read