A daylong showcase of research and learning practices advanced in and with Detroit.
This interdisciplinary gathering brings together researchers, educators, and students —from across the three U-M campuses and Detroit-based organizations— to share and strengthen our connections to Detroit and each other.
Simply put, an event you cannot miss! Featuring:
Remarks by President Mark Schlissel and the Hon. Mike Duggan, Mayor, City of Detroit
Comments by Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, Stephen Henderson, Detroit Free Press
Lightning talks illustrating diverse approaches to collaboration and partnership
Three-campus networking around Detroit-oriented research, teaching, and learning
Interactive opportunities to co-create a community of scholarship
Dialogue about faculty and student engagement in Detroit
Breakout sessions on Detroit-related topics, including: Community Perspectives on Partnership; Educational Outreach; The Detroit School project; Foundations working on Detroit; Poverty; Sustainability; Policy Research; Migration.
Music by the Detroit Sound Conservancy
Food and beverages —made in Detroit!
um3detroit is sponsored by:
Office of the President, University of Michigan
Council on Civic Education, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Ginsberg Center for Community Service and Learning
Hub for Teaching & Learning Resources, University of Michigan, Dearborn
Office of Metropolitan Impact, University of Michigan, Dearborn
Office of the Provost, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Office of the Provost, University of Michigan, Dearborn
Office of the Provost, University of Michigan, Flint