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The Love, Lure, and Lore of the Clothesline

#60+mins #universityofmichigan-other #In-PersonCourse #osherlifelonglearninginstitute-U-Michigan #ArtsandCulture #History #Ecology #Development #RaceandEthnicity #Event ​​​​​​​​​​

 12-05-2019 03:30 PM - 12-12-2019 05:30 PM ET


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U-M Study Reveals Hot Spots of Environmental Injustice Across Michigan

School for Environment and Sustainability Professor Paul Mohai discovers the hot spots for environmental injustice in MI-Grand Rapids, Detroit, Lansing, Saginaw, and Flint-are all putting low-income and minority populations at risk. July 23, 2019. #5-15mins #Environment/Sustainability #web-article #schoolforenvironmentandsustainability #EnvironmentandSustainability #Government/Politics #Sustainability #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #RaceandEthnicity #Policy ...


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Diversity on Teams Leads to Positive Outcomes, But Not for All

U-M Professor of Psychology and Afro and African American Studies Isis Settles and colleagues find that while increased diversity increases team success, the member adding the demographic or scientific diversity may feel more negative effects. July 18, 2019. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews #Career #Business #Management #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #RaceandEthnicity #Science #IsisSettles


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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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Study Explores Why Prostate Cancer Mortality is Higher in Black Men

Michigan Medicine Co-Chair of Genitourinary Clinical Research Daniel Spratt and fellow researchers discover that societal factors, including racial inequities and access to quality care, rather than genetics, causes higher prostate cancer mortality rates for black men. May 23, 2019. # #Medicine #web-article #HealthLab #HealthandWellness #Society #RaceandEthnicity #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation #Cancer #JordynImhoff #DanielSpratt ​​​​​​​​​​​


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Joshua Rivera Testifies Before U.S. House Financial Services Subcommittee

U-M Poverty Solutions researcher Joshua Rivera discusses discrimination in the automobile loan and insurance industries, noting the differences in loans for African American males and middle-aged women. Rivera called on congress to ban insurance companies from basing rates on factors other than one's driving record, to reduce discrimination. May 3, 2019. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Government/Politics #Politics #RaceandEthnicity #Insurance ...


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Hate Heaped on Black Heroines of the French Resistance Would Look Familiar to AOC and Rashida Tlaib

U-M French & Francophone Studies Assistant Professor Annette Joseph-Gabriel discusses the intense scrutiny of women of color who hold public office in Europe and the United States, exploring the historical significance of French oppression and patriotism. May 21, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #CenterforPoliticalStudies #Government/Politics #RaceandEthnicity #Europe #GenderIssues #History #AnnetteJoseph-Gabriel ​​​​​​​​​​


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White Americans Should Care About Wealth Inequality, Too

School of Social Work faculty William Elliott III and Trina Shanks debunk the traditional wealth gap concerning race and highlighting the top-bottom wealth inequality, emphasizing the importance of uniting under redistributive policies. May 2, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Government/Politics #Inequality #Economics #RaceandEthnicity #Policy #WilliamElliottIII #TrinaShanks ​​​​​​​​​​​


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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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Black Engineers Convention Comes to Detroit and ECE is There to Welcome the Record-breaking 14,000 Attendees

Michigan Electrical and Computer Engineering students, faculty, and researchers show the importance of black representation within the engineering field at the Black Engineers Convention in Detroit. April 23, 2019. #5mins #Engineering #web-article #MichiganEngineerNewsCenter #Science #RaceandEthnicity #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #Career