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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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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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Americans Reflect on Apollo 11 and the Space Program

50 years after NASA first landed on the moon, Americans continue to be more impressed with the achievements and discoveries in space, according to recent surveys. July 17, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #InstituteforSocialResearch #Government/Politics #Society #SpaceScience #Technology ​​​​​​​​


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Marilyn Minter: In Person

Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents New York-based artist Marilyn Minter, whose work analyzes the hyper-feminized portrayal of mundane objects and places. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society #GenderIssues #SocialCampaigns

 10-24-2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Lauren Bon: Life is Abundant

Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents Los Angeles-based artist Lauren Bon, whose work meshes industrial and agricultural landscapes to make political statements. #60+mins #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #Lecture #ArtsandCulture #Society #ArtandDesign #SocialCampaigns #Agriculture

 10-17-2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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Mari Katayama: My Body as Material

Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents Japanese artist Mari Katayama, who uses photography, sculpture, textiles, and her own body as material to combine disability and sensuality. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society #ArtandDesign #Disability #MariKatayama

 10-10-2019 | 05:00 PM - 08:00 PM ET


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McCullough Talks Apartment Architecture for Michigan Radio’s Stateside

Taubman College of Architecture and Urban Planning Lecturer Kit McCullough discusses the influx of cookie-cutter apartment buildings in urban areas, allowing for easy access but uninspired design features. August 19, 2019. #5mins #ArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #web-article #TaubmanCollegeofArchitectureandUrbanPlanning #ArtsandCulture #Society #Architecture #UrbanPlanning #Design #KitMcCullough


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Meleko Mokgosi: Pan-African Pulp

Stamps Distinguished Speaker Series presents special guest Botswana-born artist Meleko Mokgosi to discuss his artwork, which focuses on Pan-African movements founded across Africa and in Detroit. #60+mins #ArtandDesign #Lecture #StampsSchoolofArtandDesign #ArtsandCulture #Society #Africa #ArtandDesign #SocialCampaigns #Event ​​​​​​​​​​

 09-21-2019 | 07:30 PM - 10:00 PM ET