During the 2018-2019 academic year, Academic Innovation experimented with new types of DEI projects, hoping to bring our DEI work into our innovations and to the broader campus.
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Marcus Hall, Design Management Fellow, recounts challenges and successes in spearheading an inclusion and accessibility initiative for the Teach-Out Series.
As Academic Innovation expanded its emphasis on public engagement, we have begun to support new kinds of projects which drive innovation and help the University of Michigan to learn with and from different publics.
Learn about the latest strides in gameful learning pedagogy and more in this recap of the third annual Gameful Learning Summer Institute.
See what’s happening with our student fellows this summer and how they’re building their own community within our office.
Each week, members of the Academic Innovation staff work with Washtenaw Literacy as English as a Second Language (ESL) tutors. Learn more about this partnership and hear testimonials from volunteers.
Get the inside story on how Academic Innovation is using cutting edge technology in a growing number of its software applications and how we’re empowering our team to grow their technical skills.
Three graduate students share their experiences using ViewPoint to design an admissions simulation for their undergraduate peers.
Public Engagement means many different things. This post explores research-practice partnerships as a vehicle for the University of Michigan to engage with its many publics. We propose the Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Connected Learning Experiences (CIRCLE) as a vehicle to both foster research-practice collaborations and enhance multidisciplinary, problem-based research across campus. CIRCLE would also provide key coordination with research projects for students in the proposed Transforming Residential Undergraduate Education (TRUE) program (formerly known as “The Big Idea”) at Michigan.