The University Research Corridor program is worth billions to our state.  Find out what it is and why it’s working from Mary Sue Coleman, President of University of Michigan; Lou Anna Simon, President of Michigan State University; and Allan Gilmour, President Wayne State University, as Michigan Matters airs highlights from the recent Detroit Economic Club luncheon moderated by Carol Cain.

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Comments (2)
  1. Adam Hoeksema says:

    One way for universities to make a major economic impact is to utilize for credit class projects in areas like marketing, video production, public relations, web design and social media to support businesses.

    Businesses can grow and students can gain real world experience. It would be great if these 3 universities made this a priority.

    1. Joel says:

      Actually, Michigan came into the game with a 9-1 record, and the top unnarked vote-getter (i.e. #26) in both polls. EMU’s team is very good this year.Also, early in the game, senior Tavelyn James became EMU’s all-time leading scorer (women’s AND men’s basketball), breaking a 29-year-old record.

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