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Higher Education and the Battle for Gen Z Talent | Future of Work Town Hall

The future of work is top of mind in Michigan as policymakers, business leaders, non-profits, and academia grapple with one of our state’s chief concerns: attracting and retaining Gen Z talent. How does Michigan stack up against states like California, Texas, or New York?


US Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo | Policy Talks @ Ford School 

Policy Talks @ the Ford School presents U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina M. Raimondo. Secretary Raimondo will reflect on economic growth, innovation, and American competitiveness in conversation with Professor Betsey Stevenson.


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  • PFAS News Roundup: Can we get rid of ‘forever chemicals’?
    on October 3, 2023

    Keep up with PFAS-related developments in the Great Lakes area with Great Lakes Now’s biweekly headline roundup. Click on the headline to read the full story:   Indiana What to do if there are PFAS in your Indiana drinking water — Louisville Public Media So far, Indiana Department of Emergency Management has found unhealthy levels of PFAS in 19 drinking water utilities. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • I’m working to revitalize an Indigenous language and bring it into the future
    on October 3, 2023

    By John-Paul Chalykoff, Algoma University  is an independent and nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Language is foundational to Indigenous communities, including my own, and a vital connection to our cultures. It is well documented how residential schools in Canada and boarding schools in the U.S.  Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

  • Tracing for human remains on shipwrecks with environmental DNA
    on October 2, 2023

    Out of three locations around the world, the Great Lakes region was chosen to host a new Department of Defense study. The Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency, or DPAA, is actively engaged in the Missing in Action Recovery and Identification Project. Its goal is to locate and repatriate the remains of military personnel in conflict areas to provide closure to their families. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.

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