Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M
What happens to those tiny bars of hotel soap on check-out? Ford School grad Erin Zaikis, AB ’10, recycles and redistributes them.
New filmmaking venture, Snowday, focuses on local economy, homegrown ventures.
If a plane is in trouble, a computer won’t panic. So, is it time for humans to leave the cockpit? Plus: An alum’s new film, Pilot Error, strikes a timely chord.
Breaking the millimeter barrier, U-M engineers have designed and are testing the world’s smallest computers. The future is now.
U-M scientists restore hearing in mice partly deafened by noise, paving the way for new treatments in humans.
Researchers building database to study how environmental stressors may impact brain development.
Lynn Conway has been called the hidden hand in the movement that enabled the fabric of Silicon Valley. She’s also one of the nation’s first modern transgender women.
A vacant house in Detroit seems an unlikely site for a shrimp farm – until you think “urban revitalization through sustainable aquaculture.”
How big data could mean big savings in economy, environment.