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Michelle Bellino Discusses Successes and Challenges for Kenyan Refugees Seeking Higher Education

School of Education Assistant Professor Michelle Bellino explains the need for greater locational and financial access to higher education amongst the Kenyan refugee population. Education remains a determining factor of success. July 5, 2019. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Society #Career #HigherEducation #Africa #Finance #SocialCampaigns #MichelleBellino ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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How a Pilot Project in Kenya Helps Refugees Go To University

Michigan professor Michelle Bellino creates a subsidized tuition model for refugees to be educated in Kenya, offering opportunities and benefiting entire communities. June 26, 2019. # #webarticle #TheConversation #Society #Refugees #HigherEducation #Research #Africa


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Rebecca Quintana’s Students Act as College Admissions Officials with U-M’s ViewPoint Technology

School of Education lecturer Rebecca Quintana discusses ViewPoint, U-M’s digital tool that allows educators to create and implement simulations in the classroom, giving students information and roles to play and providing a platform for communication. June 19, 2019. # #Education #web-article #SchoolofEducation #Technology #Society #HigherEducation #informationtechnology #RebeccaQuintana ​​​​​​​​​​


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Becoming the Representation She Wishes She’d Seen

Michigan Engineering interviews Ciara Sivels, the first African American woman to earn a Ph.D. from the U-M nuclear engineering and radiological sciences program. Sivels discusses the milestone and its implications for future African American women in STEM. June 18, 2019. #5-15mins #Engineering #webarticle #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Career #Science #RaceandEthnicity #NuclearEngineeringandRadiologicalSciences #HigherEducation


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Michael Bastedo’s Research Informs New College Admissions Tool Aimed at Increasing Equity and Access

School of Education researcher Michael Bastedo conducts a study focusing on administrative tools in higher education systems, looking to increase the scope of application review by including more personal context and background. May 24, 2019. # #Education #webarticle #SchoolofEducation #Society #Technology #HigherEducation #InformationScience #informationtechnology


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For New Refugees, ‘Higher Education Is A Path To Freedom’

U-M [RE]vive, a student-led Refugee Education Initiative, and faculty researchers introduce a group of Congolese high schoolers to campus and college life, while stressing the importance of higher education for refugees and those displaced from their homelands. May 30, 2019. #5-15mins #webarticle #MichiganNews #Society #Refugees #HigherEducation #Immigration ​​


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Brooks and Schaub to Study Intersection of Privacy and Bias in Learning Analytics

School of Information professors Christopher Brooks and Florian Schaub discuss developing early warning systems to notify instructors when students need extra academic support; however, this would involve data collection that might breech student privacy. May 9, 2019. # #Information #webarticle #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Society #Education #HigherEducation #InformationScience


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Dynarski Testifies Before House Subcommittee on Education and Labor

Ford School of Public Policy Professor Susan Dynarski gives a testimony titled "The Cost of Non-Completion: Improving Student Outcomes in Higher Education" before the House Subcommittee on Education and Labor. May 10, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #HigherEducation #Policy #SusanDynarski ​​​​​​​​


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New Tools May Serve As Virtual Tutors for Students in Coding Classes

U-M Assistant Professor Steve Oney develops a synchronous, interactive tutoring tool for coding students. April 17, 2018. # #Information #web-article #SchoolofInformation #Technology #Science #Electrical Engineering #ComputerScience #HigherEducation


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2019 Practice-Based Teacher Education Workshop

School of Education offers a Practice-Based Teacher Education Workshop, where teachers can try out new pedagogies in a workshop setting. #60+mins #Education #workshop #SchoolofEducation #Society #Education #HigherEducation #Career

 07-08-2019 08:00 AM - 07-10-2019 05:00 PM ET