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Blight-busting Demolitions Reduced Gun Injuries, Deaths in Detroit Neighborhoods

U-M Firearm Safety Among Children and Teens coalition scholar Jonathan Jay finds a reduction in gun violence in Detroit neighborhoods that have been serviced by the new blight-busting program; however, there is a racial divide in who's serviced. August 1, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #Government/Politics #Detroit #GunControl #Criminology #Community #JonathanJay


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2nd Annual Metalwork Market

Stamps School of Art and Design sponsors the 2nd Annual Metalwork Market of Detroit, where artists will be selling their works, demonstrating their practices, and offering information about metallurgy education. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Event #EducationalEvent #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #Arts/Culture #Society #ArtandDesign #Detroit #Community

 09-21-2019 | 10:00 AM - 08:00 PM ET


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Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan: Mitch Album Art & Healing Interview

Stamps School of Art and Design alumna Gail Rosenbloom Kaplan shares the inspiring efforts she has made to incorporate art in the lives of youth at the Children's Hospital of Michigan. June 24, 2019. # #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #HealthandWellness #Children #Detroit #philanthropy ​​​​​​​​​​


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John Marshall Wins DIA Plaza/Midtown Cultural Connections International Design Competition

School of Art & Design Professor and Founding Director of the MDes Integrative Design Program John Marshall wins the 2019 DIA Plaza/Midtown Cultural Connections international design competition, creating a plan that represents all community perspectives. June 10, 2019. #5-15mins #ArtandDesign #web-article #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Architecture #Detroit #UrbanPlanning #JohnMarshall ​​​​​​​​​


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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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Small Business, Big Impact: DNEP Featured in “This is Michigan” Video Series

University of Michigan professors and faculty participate in the Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project, a program that has successfully helped over 100 businesses take off in Detroit. May 3, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Business #Society #Detroit #Entrepreneurship ​​​​​​​​


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U-M Report Details Phosphorus Sources—Both Urban and Agricultural—in Detroit River Watershed

U-M Director of the Water Center Jennifer Read and researchers lead an assessment studying the Detroit watershed, finding significant phosphorous sources, which eventually end up in Lake Erie, coming from wastewater treatment and industrial facilities on the U.S. side and primarily agricultural sources on the Canadian side. May 7, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Environment/Sustainability #Science #Detroit ...


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“12th and Clairmont”: Documentary Film about the 1967 Detroit Riot

U-M Osher Lifelong Learning Institute presents a showing of "12th and Clairmont," the documentary with real footage, interviews, and newsreels from the Detroit 1967 Race Riot. #60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #osherlifelonglearninginstitute #U-MICHIGAN #Society #ArtsandCulture #Detroit #SocialJustice #RaceandEthnicity #OLLI ​​​​​​​​​​

 06-26-2019 | 07:00 PM - 09:00 PM ET


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Changing Neighborhoods: Building Detroit One Entrepreneur at a Time

U-M Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project Director Christie Baer discusses the program in which U-M students work together with Detroit entrepreneurs to overcome their business challenges and build their business by providing successful services. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganImpact #Business #Entrepreneurship #Detroit #Michigan #Service #MandiraBanerjee #ChristieBaer ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Gilda Snowden Exhibition

U-M North Campus Research Center displays Gilda Snowden's exhibition, "Big & Bold," highlighting an abstract view of the shifting Detroit landscape from buildings to community gardens. #60+mins #Exhibit #northcampusresearchcomplex #ArtsandCulture #Society #ArtandDesign #Detroit #Community #Agriculture #GildaSnowden

 05-10-2019 12:00 PM - 08-24-2019 12:00 PM ET