Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

  1. U-M, Harvard join forces

    New partnerships maximize expertise to spur economic mobility in Detroit and mitigate the nation’s opioid crisis.

  2. Map offers snapshot of poverty, well-being in Michigan

    U-M helps policymakers, community organizations, and others understand the state of poverty in Michigan.

  3. ‘It’s about how we survive’

    50-year study reveals multigenerational trends and truths about poverty, families, and American culture.

  4. Brain drain

    The gap between income and achievement in school is well documented, but new research finds physiological differences in our poorest children’s brains.