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The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy

President of the Center for Community Change Action, Dorian Warren, will give a lecture regarding his book "The Hidden Rules of Race: Barriers to an Inclusive Economy." #60+mins #SocialWork #Lecture #schoolofsocialwork #Society #Economics #Poverty #DorianWarren ​​​​​​​​

 11-01-2019 | 12:00 PM - 01:30 PM ET


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A City of Resilience: Public Health in Detroit

School of Public Health Professors Paul Fleming and Roshanak Mehdipanah and community colleagues speak on the unique challenges and resilience displayed by the city of Detroit and its people in this podcast episode. August 27, 2019. #15-30-mins #PublicHealth #podcast #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #Detroit #Poverty #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #PaulFleming #RoshanakMehdipanah ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Allen Samuels: Cardboard Cradle Project

Stamps School of Art and Design Emeritus Dean Allen Samuel assists students with creative projects, such as the cardboard cradle initiative to keep babies in low-resource areas clean and safe. January 29, 2018. # #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #video #HealthandWellness #Business #Innovation #Poverty #Design


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Pilkauskas Finds Earned Income Tax Credit Helps Low-income Moms Live on Their Own

Ford School of Public Policy professor Natasha Pilkauskas discusses housing affordability when it comes to single moms, and suggests a potential solution to help low-income moms live comfortably. June 20, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Society #Government/Politics #Poverty #HousingAffordability #NatashaPilkauskas ​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Yusef Shakur: Building a Center of Hope: Resisting Gentrification

The School of Social Work publishes a video highlighting MSW student Yusef Shakur, who lived in an abandoned house in Detroit to raise awareness to water shutoffs and neighborhood displacement. June 6, 2019. # #SocialWork #video #schoolofsocialwork #Society #Detroit #Poverty #Community #Gentrification ​​​​​​​​​


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Community Forest Management Reduces Both Deforestation and Poverty in Nepal, New Study Shows

School for Environment and Sustainability researcher Arun Agrawal co-authors a study focusing on community-based initiatives to combat deforestation in Nepal, all while allowing these communities to conserve resources and minimize environmental degradation. May 3, 2019. # #Environment/Sustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #Poverty #Agriculture #Asia #Community #ArunAgrawal ​​​​​​​​​


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Project Shunt

Professor of Neurological Surgery Karin M. Muraszko and team implement Project Shunt to treat Guatemalan children with spina bifida, myelomeningoceles, hydrocephalus, and other neurological disorders. # #Health/Wellness #Science #Neurosurgery #Children #Global #Poverty


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Developing Intimate Partner Violence Training for LMIC Providers

Michigan Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor Vijay Singh works with the World Health Organization (WHO) to develop and evaluate a healthcare provider and student training curriculum on intimate partner violence and sexual assault among women in low-income countries. June 21, 2018. #5-15mins #Medicine #web-article #MichiganMedicine #Health/Wellness #Society #Education #Poverty #Family


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An Indian Perspective on the Poland Climate Meeting: Not Much Help for the World’s Poor and Vulnerable

U-M Professor of Natural Resources and Environment Arun Agrawal discusses India's pivotal role in combating climate change and the need for greater involvement of the worlds vulnerable populations in these global climate discussions. December 19, 2018. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #TheConversation #EnvironmentandSustainability #ClimateSciences #Poverty #India


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In the News: Norman Talks Equitable Development in Crain’s Q&A

Taubman College of Architecture & Urban Planning Associate Professor Marc Norman discusses managing equitable development in Detroit, considering the history of the city and the current racial wealth gap. February 25, 2019. # #ArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #web-article #TaubmanCollegeofArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #Society #GovernmentandPolitics #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Policy #Poverty ​