Gale, State Providing Free Access To Research Resources

The Library of Michigan has selected Farmington Hills-based Gale, a business unit of Cengage Learning, to provide research resources free to businesses as part of the state’s ‘economic gardening’ initiative.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2013

Survey: 90% Of Parents Multitask While Driving

A University of Michigan survey finds that parents seem to be focused on anything but driving when their kids are in the car.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/06/2013

Tipping Points: Study Says Restaurant Service Linked To Race

A new study suggests whether or not you get good service at a restaurant depends on your race.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/28/2013


CIMdata Publishes New Report on ‘3D Geometric Search’

The product lifecycle management consulting and research firm CIMdata Inc. Wednesday announced a new paper investigating the emerging technology of 3D geometric search.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/13/2013

Animal Activist Pleads Guilty To Trespass In WSU Stalking Case

A Florida animal-rights activist charged with posting harassing messages directed at a Detroit researcher who works with dogs has pleaded guilty to trespassing.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/20/2012

Michigan Researchers To Lead Food Security Study

Researchers with the U-M School of Natural Resources and Environment are leading a five-year, $4 million study of disparities in access to healthy food across the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/07/2012

Bott Building for Nursing Education and Research (Credit: Facebook Photo/College of Nursing at Michigan State University)

MSU Gets New Building For Nursing Education, Research

The Michigan State University College of Nursing has a new center for students, researchers, practitioners and educators to work together on health care issues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/03/2012


Wayne State Gets $1M Gift For Ovarian Cancer Research

A substantial financial gift made by a Clinton Township woman to the Wayne State University School of Medicine will create an endowment to promote research in the prevention and treatment of ovarian cancer.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/19/2012

Michigan Tech - Superior Ideas

Michigan Tech Creates Crowdfunding Site For Research

Anyone familiar with Michigan Technological University knows that it is a hotbed of superior ideas. A new initiative by the same name — Superior Ideas — was unveiled Thursday at the university’s Board of Control meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/11/2012


U-M: New Vehicle Emissions Show Record Improvement

Emissions from new vehicles are down a record 20 percent in the last five years, according to researchers at the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2012