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Suzanne Lacy: We Are Here

World-renowned artist Suzanne Lacey's art will be presented at the Michigan Theatre on November 14th. Her artwork includes videos, installations, and performances that include voices and ideals of many people. # #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society ​​​​​​​

 11-14-2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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“Fat Shaming” Won’t Solve Obesity. Science Might.

Fat shaming is not the answer to obesity: Science is. Research shows that there are multiple factors that can help people lose weight and live a healthier lifestyle, beyond eating less and exercise. September 17, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Science #Obesity #Nutrition #JohannaYounghans ​


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Why a Plan to Lower Prescription Drug Prices Should Not Be Piecemeal

With prescription drug prices at an all-time high and 1/4 of Americans having a chronic illness, many Americans have had to find unhealthy ways to afford medications. Discussed is who helps raise prices, and what would need to happen to lower them. September 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #HealthandWellness #Government/Politics #Business #Pharmacy #MinalRPatel #JoeGerald ​​​​​​​​​​


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What All Parents Should Consider Before Letting Teens Ride with Teens

Car crashes are the leading cause of death amongst teens, and having teenagers ride with each other can be terrifying for parents. Outlined are ways to educate teens about being a safe passenger and advocating for safety precautions while in the car. September 16, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #Transportation #BeataMostafavi ​​​​​​​​


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5 Charts Show How Your Household Drives up Global Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Americans are leaving one of the largest carbon footprints in the world, with transportation being the largest factor. Discussed are the five biggest ways your family can leave a smaller footprint, and improve carbon emission rates. September 10, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #Environment/Sustainability #Society #ClimateSciences #Sustainability #MortezaTaiebat #MingXu ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Artur Żmijewski: Working Around, Against, and Without

Artur Zmijewski is visiting the U-M to showcase her photography and films. Artur's art will be presented November 11 at the Michigan Theatre, and explores social trauma, displacement, societal trauma, power structures, and "otherness". # #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society #ArtHistory ​​​​​​​

 11-11-2019 | 05:30 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Marina Willer: Design Why?

Filmmaker and graphic designer Marina Willer will be visiting the University of Michigan for a talk at the Michigan Theatre, with a showing of her famous film "Red Trees" following. # #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society ​​​​​​​

 11-07-2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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"The Education of an Idealist"

Ford School of Public Policy is hosting Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Samantha Power for a conversation about her distinguished career and her newly published book "The Education of an Idealist". #5-15mins #PublicPolicy #Event #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Society #Politics ​​​​​​​

 09-25-2019 | 04:00 PM - 05:30 PM ET


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Grades are in: Gender equality report card reveals systematic underrepresentation of women in STEM

In a study conducted by U-M and New York Stem Cell Foundation Research Institute, it has been shown that women are not equally promoted, recruited, or retained, and that there is a systematic underrepresentation of women in STEM fields. September 5, 2019. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Career #HealthandWellness #Business #Workplace ​​​​​​​​​


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Michigan Ross Professor Develops New Tool To Help Companies Big and Small Succeed In The World's Poorest Economies

Large companies are making mistakes when looking to expand businesses and opportunities in some of the world's poorest economies. Michigan Ross Professor Ted London highlights the mistakes, and highlights how companies can be successful in this venture. August 16, 2019. #5-15mins #Business #web-article #MichiganRossSchoolofBusiness #EnvironmentandSustainability #Innovation ​​​​​​