university research


Community Improvement Projects, Brownfield Redevelopments Get State Support

The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Wednesday announced state incentives for six community redevelopment projects that are projected to invest more than $82.2 million in Michigan and create 213 new, direct jobs in Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/26/2013


How The Brain’s Daily Clock Controls Mood: A New Project

A math professor at the University of Michigan will lead an international, $1 million project examining the links between bipolar disorder and abnormalities in the circadian, or daily, rhythms of a mammal’s internal clock.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2012

The University of Michigan central campus.

New National Business Incubation Study Identifies Best Practices

The University of Michigan’s Institute for Research on Labor, Employment, and the Economy has released a new study, “Incubating Success: Incubation Best Practices that Lead to Successful New Ventures,” funded by the U.S. Department of Commerce, Economic Development Administration.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/06/2011

The College of Engineering and Appled Sciences at Western Michigan University. WMU photo.

Tech Tour Day Seven: WMU Is Wonderful

Michigan has four public universities named in the top tier in the annual collegiate rankings of U.S. News and World Report.I’m betting you can name the first three. I’m also betting most people can’t name the fourth.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/06/2011

Ford Increases Investment in University Research

Some of the world’s brightest university professors and students are pairing up with Ford scientists in 2010 to explore a wide range of new ideas and technologies that could benefit future Ford vehicle development. This […]