Regional

Former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder, others charged in Flint water crisis: U-M experts available
Jan 14, 2021
EXPERTS ADVISORY University of Michigan experts are available to discuss charges filed against former Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder and several other former state and city officials in connection with the Flint water crisis.

Global

Women's History Month: 'Much remains to be done before women in the United States and globally experience the self-determination and equity necessary for sustainability'
Mar 1, 2021
As SEAS celebrates Women’s History Month, I urge that we think across scales—from our experiences at the University of Michigan to the United States, where women won the right to vote only in 1920, to a global scale, where a focus on women’s rights is integral to advancing sustainability. This month we can and should celebrate the enormous, impressive accomplishments of the women graduates, sta

National

U-M SEAS Prof. Sara Hughes Awarded NSF Grant to Study Link Between Financial Stress and Drinking Water Decisions
Mar 1, 2021
SEAS Assistant Professor Sara Hughes has been awarded a three-year, $420,000 grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to fund a project that will study how financial stress in city governments affects decisions about drinki

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.

Alumni in the News

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.

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