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Love Matters: How Parents' Love Shapes Children's Lives

U-M researchers have found that when spouses love each other, children stay in school longer and marry later in life. February 12, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #InstituteforSocialWork #Society #HealthandWellness #Research #Children #Family #WilliamAxinn ​​​​​​​​​​


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A Lunchtime Conversation about "White Fragility"

U-M Ford School of Public Policy is hosting Arthur F. Thurnau Professor in the Departments of Sociology and Afroamerican and African Studies to discuss white fragility and how public policy has created racial and ethnic inequalities. #60+mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion ​​​​​​​

 03-09-2020 | 12:00 PM - 01:00 PM ET


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100 Years Ago, Congress Threw out Results of the Census

Professor Emeritus of Sociology, Walter Reynolds Farley, discusses the bitter political fights that have been kicked off by the Census-- and wonders if the census count of 2020 might be dismissed. February 4, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #GovernmentandPolitics #Society #Elections #census ​​​​​​


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Michigan Minds: Our Mental Health Minute

Michigan Minds Podcast is hosting a U-M Public Health assistant professor to discuss mental health and complex psychological topics. December 11, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #PublicEngagementandImpact #HealthandWellness #Society #PublicHealth #MentalHealth #Psychology ​​​​​​​​​


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Michigan Minds: Religious Involvement Benefits Cognitive Health

Michigan Minds Podcast hosts U-M psychology doctoral candidate Zarina Kraal. Kraal discusses how people over 50 years old who attend religious services or pray privately have improved memories and better cognitive health. December 20, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #PublicEngagementandImpact #HealthandWellness #Society #Religion #MentalHealth #Psychology #Memory ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​


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Michigan Minds: Increasing Student Civic Engagement

Michigan Minds Podcast hosts Director of the Ginsberg Center, Mary Jo Callan to talk about the importance of civic engagement in communities. February 11, 2020. # #universityofmichigan-other #podcast #PublicEngagementandImpact #Society #SocialCampaigns ​​​​​​​


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U-M Highlighting Women's Suffrage Victories, Struggles That Remain

University of Michigan is celebrating the centennial of women's right to vote and remembering women's suffrage throughout 2020, which multiple events and publications during the year. January 20, 2020. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #universityrecord #Society #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #women #KimClarke ​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedPolitics ​​


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Report Finds Gaps in Access to Career, Technical Ed Programs

A new University of Michigan reports finds that while high school students are interested in technical schools and training, there is a lack of access to that education. February 5, 2020. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Career #Society #Workplace #Education ​​​​​​​​


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R0: How Scientists Quantify the Intensity of an Outbreak Like Coronavirus and its Pandemic Potential

U-M Professor of Epidemiology Joseph Eisenberg discusses how medical professionals and scientists predict and quantify the intensity of a disease outbreak, such as the coronavirus. February 5, 2020. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Society #Disease #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Coronavirus #JosephEisenberg ​​​​​​​​​​ #Featured #FeaturedSociety ​​ #DiscoveryoftheWeek ​


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Disease Detectives: How to Track an Epidemic

U-M School of Public Health experts discuss how human expansion and technology have impacted the spread of diseases and disease tracking efforts in the Population Healthy Podcast. January 27, 2020. #30-60mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #Disease #MarisaEisenberg #JosephEisenberg #OliviaMcGovern #JonZelner ​​​​​​​​​​​