University of Michigan-Dearborn


Drop In Job Creation Cuts Michigan Innovation Index

The Michigan Innovation Index, compiled by the University of Michigan-Dearborn’s Center for Innovation Research, called iLabs, fell to 85.8 in the second quarter of 2010 from 85.8 in the first quarter. Researchers said a continued decline in gross job creation was the culprit.


Solid State Lighting Trade Group Talks Growth

The future of lighting is solid state. And well over 100 people gathered Wednesday at the University of Michigan – Dearborn to talk over that future at the second annual day-long symposium of the Michigan […]


UM-Dearborn Recognizes 55 Communities For Entrepreneurial Climate

East Lansing, Grand Rapids, Jonesville, Livonia, Meridian Township, Tecumseh and Wixom have been identified as the top-performing communities at fostering entrepreneurial growth and economic development in a study by researchers at the University of Michigan-Dearborn’s […]


Security Tech Companies Compete At UM-Dearborn

A materials analysis company from Canada and a suburban Chicago developer of lightweight biological protection masks won the Midwest Regional final of the $500,000 Global Security Challenge Tuesday. The event was held on the campus […]


UM Dearborn Student Enrollment At Historic High

During the first week of the fall term, the University of Michigan-Dearborn welcomed higher numbers of new students to campus. 


Michigan Innovation Index Rebounds

An increase in trademark applications and incorporations helped drive innovative economic activity in Michigan during the first quarter of 2010, according to the “innovation index” compiled by scholars at the University of Michigan-Dearborn College of […]


UM-Dearborn, Detroit Schools Pollution Study Aided by AT&T Award

University of Michigan-Dearborn researchers along with teachers and students from Detroit Public Schools have kicked off a research project, funded in part through an award from AT&T, to study potential soil pollution in a residential […]


UM-Dearborn Rates High In Magazine Survey

The University of Michigan-Dearborn was ranked sixth among master’s level public universities in the Midwest in an annual guide to American colleges published by U.S. News & World Report. UM-Dearborn was the highest-rated regional public […]


UM-Dearborn Hosts Education and Career Fair Aimed at Defense Industry

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is hosting a career and education fair dedicated to the Michigan’s defense sector. This is the first in a series of education and career events created through the first-ever Southeastern Michigan […]