UM-Dearborn Helps Flint During Water Crisis

Student Government and UM-Dearborn held a water drive last week to help those affected by the Flint water crisis. (Photo courtesy of Student Government)

In the past weeks Flint has received aid from Cher to Eminem to UM Student orgs and finally after months of waiting on Jan. 16, the city’s water crisis was declared a federal state of emergency by the president himself.

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson Visits UM-Dearborn

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited the University of Michigan-Dearborn and spoke to students and faculty explaining DHS, its history, the adjustments made to the department since the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks and their precautions installed in light of recent attacks world wide.

UMD Collaborates with Beaumont Health on Autism Center

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One-in-68 American children have been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). The ever climbing numbers and need for specialized care prompted the University of Michigan-Dearborn to utilize its strong partnership with Beaumont Health to create a new autism center.

Faculty Petition Denouncing Islamophobia Gains Ground

Elias Baumgarten (Photo courtesy of University of Michigan-Dearborn)

More than 300 faculty and staff of the University of Michigan-Dearborn have signed a letter denouncing Islamophobia which Professor Elias Baumgarten circulated after Republican candidate Donald Trump’s recent statement regarding the closure of U.S. Borders to Muslims.

Photos: Jeh Johnson visits UM-Dearborn

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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson visited University of Michigan-Dearborn on Wednesday to speak to students, faculty and officials about matters of national security.