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A National Hotspot: The Coronavirus in Detroit

U-M School of Public Health released a "Population Healthy Podcast" that discusses how Detroit has been a COVID-19 hotspot due to many conditions, including citizens without the means to work from home or access affordable healthcare. April 11, 2020. #5-15mins #PublicHealth ...


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More than 4 in 10 Detroiters have lost jobs during pandemic

School of Public Policy professor Jeffrey Morenoff discusses how Detroiters are adapting to making ends meet during COVID-19 and increased unemployment rates. May 26, 2020. # #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness ...


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Growing civic-minded technologists

School of Public Policy Masters students had the opportunity to partner with five social entrepreneurs of color in the Detroit metro area to learn about how technology policy is used to solve public problems in an inclusive, iterative manner. May 19, 2020. #5-15mins #PublicPolicy ...


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Alternatives For Girls: Giving Respectful Help to Reach Goals

U-M School of Social Work Alumna Amy Good is the CEO of Alternatives for Girls, a Detroit nonprofit organization which helps women involved in the sex industry and informs them about safe shelter and other helpful resources. May 5, 2020. #5mins #web-article #MichiganNews ...


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Detroit Housing Shortage, Evictions Set Stage for COVID-19 Housing Crisis

U-M Poverty Solutions senior researcher Jennifer Erb-Downward discusses the research on the Detroit Housing crisis and how the COVID-19 pandemic is affecting the city's housing market. May 12, 2020. #5mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Detroit ...


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University of Michigan Penny Stamps Speaker Series

U-M Penny Stamps Speaker series has partnered with Detroit Public TV to live stream various respected artists, designers, and innovators from a broad spectrum of fields to conduct public lectures and engage with the community virtually. May 11, 2020. #60+mins #ArtandDesign ...


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U-M Helping Detroit’s Small Businesses Locate, Navigate Coronavirus-related Financial Aid

U-M Center on Finance, Law and Policy helps compile the resources small business owners in Detroit need to file for financial aid through its Detroit Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Project. April 15, 2020. #5mins #PublicPolicy #web-article #FordSchoolofPublicPolicy #Business ...


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Conversation on COVID-19, Stigma and Vulnerability in Detroit

School of Social Work conducts a conversation about COVID-19 and the stigma and vulnerability of Detroit during the global health pandemic. April 24, 2020. #60+mins #SocialWork #video #schoolofsocialwork #HealthandWellness #InfectiousDiseases #Detroit #Safety #COVID...


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Research Team Takes on Food Insecurity in Detroit in the Face of Coronavirus Limitations

Michigan Engineering and Ford School of Public Policy faculty work with the City of Detroit to identify healthcare-related mobility and grocery delivery solutions for elderly and low-income populations. April 16, 2020. #5mins #Engineering #web-article ...


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U-M Survey: 1 in 5 Detroiters Will be Out of Money in 3 Months Because of COVID-19

U-M Detroit Metro Area Communities Study publishes results showing that due to the impacts of the COVID-19 global pandemic, 1 in 5 Detroiters will be out of money in three months if the pandemic continues and additional support is not provided. April 27, 2020. #5mins #web-article ...