In partnership with the Detroit River Story Lab, the Michigan Engaging Community through the Classroom at Taubman College has coordinated a number of courses this semester to focus on the Detroit River’s history.
October 22, 2020
October 9, 2020
“Cultural Center institutions like the Detroit Public Library, the DIA and the Detroit Historical Society can really make a difference for digital inclusion.”
~ Cezanne Charles
October 1, 2020
In this episode of Michigan Minds, Jeffrey Morenoff, director of the Institute for Social Research Population Studies Center, explains the goals of DMACS and shares recent findings from the surveys on how Detroiters are experiencing the pandemic.
September 29, 2020
For mom Heavenlee Gordon, The Luke Clinic couldn’t have come into her life at a better time. At a church in southwest Detroit, Gordon found the help she needed and…
September 24, 2020
Residents want living-wage jobs, good schools, affordable housing, accessible health care, and other foundations of economic well-being.
September 18, 2020
“People say Detroit is on a rebound. I vehemently disagree with that. One-third to one-half of all homes in the city have foreclosed. One in six homes don’t have water. I’ve tried to use my platform to talk about what I see happening in the neighborhoods and in the shadow of all of this money coming in.”
~ Drew Philp, author and journalist
September 11, 2020
“’Each generation must, out of relative obscurity, discover its mission, fulfill it, or betray it.’ Those are the words of Frantz Fanon,” says Keesa V. Johnson (MDes ’21). “And I’m not going to betray anything.”
August 31, 2020
The scholars challenge the academy to recognize Black scholars of excellence and change the culture in ecology and evolution, in general, and for Black women, specifically.
August 18, 2020
The first phase of the project is a feasibility assessment to test technology and explore the viability of a 40+-mile driverless vehicle corridor featuring lanes that support transit and shared mobility options in addition to private vehicles between Downtown Detroit and Ann Arbor.
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Tags: College of Literature Science and the Arts, Community Organizations, Community-Academic Partnership, Detroit Courses, Faculty, Students, Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning
- October 20, 2020 Eater Detroit
- October 19, 2020 Detroit Free Press
- October 19, 2020 The Detroit News
- October 19, 2020 Crain's Detroit Business
- October 19, 2020 The Washington Post