Category: 2010

Deb Gordon-Gurfinkel

Deb Gordon-Gurfinkel Telling It Curriculum: A model for an interactive website Offered in conjunction with an undergraduate and graduate-level course entitled “Empowering Community through Creative Expression,” Telling It uses the arts and creative writing...

Teresa Satterfield

Teresa Satterfield En Nuestra Lengua: Spanish Literacy and Culture Project (ENL) This pilot program between the University of Michigan and the local Spanish-speaking community seeks to close the academic achievement gap among K-3 Hispanic...

Beth Diamond

Beth Diamond Sustainable Urban Design in Shrinking Cities: Detroit and the Heidelberg Cultural Village In collaboration with the Heidelberg Project, Beth Diamond is working with a team of six graduate students in landscape architecture...

Aimee Vonbokel

Kicked Out, Moving Up: Slum Clearance, Public Housing & 97 Orchard Street Through a summer internship, Aimee Vonbokel worked with the Lower East Side Tenement Museum in New York to track the movement of...

Michael Mauskapf

Reimagining Engagement in the Performing Arts Through a summer internship, Michael Mauskapf worked with the University Musical Society (UMS) to design empirical studies on the ways programming choices and educational events coalesce to attract...

Janet Haley

Restoration of Spirit Janet Haley is collaborating with Glenwood Cemetery and Genesee County Historical Society on a project that seeks to awaken the Greater Flint community’s connection to Glenwood Cemetery, and activate connections between...

Maria Cotera

Latina/o Museum and Cultural Center Project In partnership with key scholars from regional universities, representatives from community organizations and regional arts institutions, the long-term objective of the project is to establish a cultural center...