Honors & Awards

donald kinder

U-M professor elected to the National Academy of Sciences

May 2nd, 2017

ANN ARBOR—University of Michigan professor Donald Kinder is among 84 new members and 21 foreign associates named to the National Academy of Sciences this year, the organization announced today. “It is most fitting that Don Kinder’s path-breaking contributions to the…

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U-Michigan historian wins Pulitzer for Attica book

April 11th, 2017

ANN ARBOR—A book by Heather Ann Thompson, professor and historian at the University of Michigan, has won the 2017 Pulitzer Prize in history. Thompson is the author of Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its…

$2.7 million U-M, WSU grant aims to improve African American health

October 2nd, 2012

ANN ARBOR, Mich.—The University of Michigan Institute for Social Research (ISR) and the Wayne State University Institute of Gerontology have won a $2.7 million grant renewal from the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health…

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Honors & Awards

April 18th, 2012

Here are some of the recent achievements of ISR researchers: