Regional

Marcus Jones, MS/MUP ’12: “Challenge yourself and take advantage of all that Michigan has to offer”
Jan 15, 2021
SEAS alumnus Marcus Jones is the president of MJ Realty Service, a boutique real estate firm that specializes in historic property redevelopment in the city of Detroit. He also is CEO of MJ Construction Service, a commercial construction company that specializes in structural steel framing, concrete, and carpentry.

Global

President Biden revokes Keystone XL pipeline permit: U-M experts available
Jan 21, 2021
On his first day in office, President Joe Biden signed an executive order revoking the permit, issued by the Trump administration, that allowed construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.  University of Michigan experts are available to comment.

SEAS Perspectives

resilience hub spaces
Jan 11, 2021

In the 2010s, global conditions including increasing temperatures, worsening income inequality, and insufficient access to social services catalyzed improved community building and localized solutions for climate-related challenges.