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Boosting the Signal

Tribal radio stations are important sources of healthcare information in Native American communities. With support from the Rackham Program in Public Scholarship and Rackham summer research funding, Ph.D. alumna Jana Wilbricht studied this crucial role, and helped two stations better reach their audiences.

Moral Victories

With support from the Rackham Program in Public Scholarship, U-M philosophy Ph.D. alum Zoë A. Johnson King co-founded the Michigan High School Ethics Bowl, helping high school students explore and apply moral philosophy to local issues.

King Talks

Rackham’s annual King Talks are TED-style talks echoing the theme of U-M’s MLK Symposium. Through this program, Rackham students publicly communicate the relevance of their research to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy.

A Culture of Sustainability

In 2019, U-M launched a commission to help it achieve carbon neutrality. Rackham nursing graduate Megan Czerwinski used her expertise in sustainability and health education to help members of the U-M community understand the stakes and learn how they can contribute.

A Campus in Winter

Whether falling on the Rackham Building or festooning the Law Quad, snow (at least for a little while) is one of winter’s charms. Take a minute to enjoy these pictures of wintertime on campus through the years.

A Sense of Place

It often conjures images of farms or forests, but what does it really mean for a place to be “rural”? Rackham student Surabhi Balachander is looking for a new definition that reflects people’s lived experiences.

Rackham’s Strategic Vision for Graduate Education

Rackham is leading a charge to reenvision graduate education at U-M in a way that is student centered and faculty led, and that emphasizes a holistic view of graduate training.

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Interracial Dialogue

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Rackham 101: Hidden Curriculum of Graduate School

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Rackham Resolution Office: Virtual Office Hours

Friday, March 5, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
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Future Faculty Event to Enhance Diversity at Liberal Arts Colleges

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Sweetland Write-Together

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Building Your Toolbox as an Anti-Racist Advocate in Higher Ed

Thursday, March 11, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EST
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Future Faculty Event to Enhance Diversity at Liberal Arts Colleges

Thursday, March 4, 12:00 pm to Friday, March 5, 5:00 pm EST
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Interracial Dialogue

Thursday, March 4, 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm EST
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Building Your Toolbox as an Anti-Racist Advocate in Higher Ed

Thursday, March 11, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EST
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Rackham Resolution Office: Virtual Office Hours

Friday, March 5, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
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Rackham Resolution Office: Virtual Office Hours

Monday, March 8, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
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Rackham Resolution Office: Virtual Office Hours

Wednesday, March 10, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
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Rackham Resolution Office: Virtual Office Hours

Friday, March 12, 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm EST
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Rackham North: Demonstrating a Commitment to Diversity

Tuesday, March 16, 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm EDT
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Rackham North: Knowing Your Strengths

Thursday, April 15, 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm EDT

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Stories, blog posts, and more illuminating the experiences of graduate life and highlighting the impact of our students’ critical research.

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Rackham Students Find Segregation and Income Disparity Drive COVID-19 Cases

In a new study, a group of Rackham psychology students found COVID-19 cases and deaths are higher in U.S. metropolitan areas with higher levels of racial segregation.

Lut Raskin

Rackham Associate Dean Inducted into the National Academy of Engineering

Lut Raskin is known for her research on a variety of biological and wastewater treatment processes.

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Increased Testing to Protect Our Community

Dean Solomon shares thoughts and information on the upcoming COVID-19 weekly testing requirement for graduate and professional students coming onto campus.

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Rackham Student Examines Myanmar Coup

In a new article, Rackham and political science Ph.D. candidate Megan Ryan breaks down the causes and significance of the recent military coup in the Southeast Asian nation.

Rackham by the Numbers

Browse statistics and interactive visualizations of the activity and culture of our graduate programs, including data on enrollment, funding, completion rates, and placement.

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