Success Stories

Eastern Michigan University researchers receive major grant to develop web-based tool that seeks to predict risk for developmental disorders and psychopathology in infancy

Five-year grant from National Institutes of Health totals nearly $4.5 million

For more information about the grant, click here.

Awards

  • 2018

    • Allison Boone Green - Women, Leadership, and Change: Experiential Learning in Washington, D.C.
    • Margaret Hanes - Creating a community-building, science-based meal event
    • Naomi Hashimoto - Phonological Vocabulary Learning in Older Adults: Do Phonological Short Term Memory Abilities Play a Role?
    • Jeromy Hopgood - Creating an EMU to Broadway Projection Design Pipeline
    • Spencer Jennings - Helping the Community through Tax Returns - Volunteer Income Tax Assistance
    • Kasim Korkmaz - Workshop Series for Women on Opportunities in Construction Management
    • You Li - Enhancing Digital Media Education at EMU
    • Rebecca Martusewicz - Supporting the EcoJustice and Activism Conference
    • Deborah Pae - The Formosa Quartet Residency at Eastern Michigan University
    • Ken Saldanha - Three-day summer camp for children of migrant farmworkers in Western Michigan
    • Leah Van Landingham - Children's Institute Sustainability Project
  • 2017

    • Sara Acton - Heeding the Words of Elders: Translation for Community Action
    • Ethriam Brammer - Closing Racial and Gender Degree Attainment Gaps through STEM-based Living Learning Communities
    • Alexis Braun Marks - Collections as Data: Digitizing the Salary Records of EMU
    • Nancy Bryk - Creating a World-Class Exhibit
    • Anne Casper - Authentic Research in Intro Bio I Labs
    • Raul Leon - The SisterHOOD Initiative: Fostering Dialogue to Create Living Learning Communities
    • Michael McVey - The Seventeen-Acre Classroom
    • Christina Mirtes - Concepts to Go!
    • Calvin Orr II - Discovering and Developing LEADership through Alternative Breaks
    • Sarah Walsh - BIKEMU: Fostering a Culture of Health and Sustainability at EMU through Bicycle Infrastructure
  • 2016

    • Ruth Ann Armitage - Dating and Chemical Analysis of Textile Fragments from Seip Moud Group
    • Ann Blakeslee - Faculty-Peer Coaching Across the University Curriculum
    • Margaret Crouch - Faculty Development Seminar: Sexism and Sexual Violence Curriculum Infusion
    • Chiara Hensley - EMU TRUtalks and Leadership Lunch
    • Renee Lajiness-O'Neill, Judi Brooks, and Angela Lukomski - Interdisciplinary Statistical Training for Complex Survey Data Analysis
    • Harriet Lindsay - Enhancing ACS Project Seed by Partnering with McNair Scholars
    • Megan Moore - Estimating Age of Menarche from an Early Medieval Population from Northern France
    • Haley Moraniec - Swoop's Student Food Pantry
    • Derek Mueller - Developing and Leading a Life Skills Workshop for Native Yourth
    • Corrie Navis - Understanding Urban Birds: a Research and Outreach Project
    • Carly Slank and Mitchell DeVore - Survey of the Role of Gender in Community Attitudes Towards Language Documentation and Revitalization in the Ixhil Maya Grammar Project
  • 2015

    • Anne L. Balazs - The Finishing Touch: A Resource for Job Seeking Students
    • Andrea Binz and Ellen Collier - 1girl
    • Ashley Falzetti - Woman to Woman: Algonquian Grammar in the Home
    • Michelle Gaines - Early College Alliance@EMU-Girls Group
    • Jacqueline Goodman - Unpacking the Moroccan Feminist Movement's Success
    • Jill Hunsberger - Faculty Ambassadors Program
    • Christine Lancaster-Professional Readiness Exam Preparation Pilot (PREPP)
    • Lynn Malinoff - Helping At-Risk Students Persist: A Conference for EMU, Local Educators, and School Districts
    • Kate Pittsley - Making a 'Dent" in the Textbook Problem: Library E-Books for Course Readings: A Collaboration Between Department Faculty and the EMU Library
    • Melissa Robinson, Molly Peabody, Jason DeCamillis, and Janet Fisher - Connecting the Dots Conference 2015
  • 2014

    • Kryn Ambs - The Influence of Cockpit Automation on Pilot Decision-Making in Severe Weather Conditions
    • Megan Connolly - The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Mentorship Program (SMP)
    • DeAnna Gapp - Removing Road Blocks in High Attrition Classes
    • Heather Kahn - Local Tourism Initiatives as Strategies for Economic Development: Examining the Catalytic Role of Convention and Visitors Bureaus (CVBs)
    • Hannah Keener and Emily Kent - EMU Women's Rowing
    • Taylor Kirchoff - French Medieval Bioarchaeological Research Experience for EMU Undergraduate Collaborators
    • Peggy Liggit - Internationally Accredited Certificate Program for Teaching in Higher Ed for EMU Faculty/Lecturers/GA’s
    • Jacinda Lisi - EMU STEM-athon!
    • Valerie Polakow and Marjorie Ziefert - Voices of Student Parents
  • 2013

    • Chris Aris - Bringing Nature Into Children's Lives: Children's Institute Outdoor Classroom
    • Reggie Barnes - BrotherHOOD (Helping Others Obtain Degrees) Initiative
    • Elise Buggs - Keys to Degrees Student Parent Awareness Day
    • Kevin Dorn - Ann Arbor Learning Community at Leslie Science and Nature Center doing Annie's Big Nature Lesson
    • Gabriela Dumitrascu - EMU Math Summer Camp
    • Amy Johnson - Collaborations between Preservice and In-service Teachers to Support the Implementation of the Next Generation Science Standards
    • MeeAe Nam - Recording of songs of Théodore Gouvy, the great French composer of 19th Century
    • Kathy Orscheln and Bethany Fort - EMU's First Teaching-Learning Academy: a pilot project
    • Caroline Sanders - Educating Our Future-Girls Mentoring
    • Martin Shictman - Becoming Jewish in America: an Extended Programs Course
    • Sherry Jerome Wilkinson - Ballet Project
  • 2012

    • Betty Brown-Chappell - Memories and Memorabilia: A Teaching Model
    • Elisabeth Daumer - Muriel Rukeyser Website
    • Robert Duke - Women in Michigan Agricultural History Exhibit at Tillers International
    • Suzanne Gray - Supporting Communication Across the Curriculum through the Academic Projects Center
    • Amanda Lefeld - Addressing the Need for Women's Healthcare
    • Robin Lucy - EMU Inside Out - Women's and Gender Studies and Language and Literature
    • Julia R. Myers - Detroit's African American Artists 1926-1986: From the Pen and Palette Club to Gallery 7 and the National Conference of Artists
    • Lorinda Rausch - The Travels and Teaching of Ms. Clara Janet Allison: Professor of Classics at Michigan State Normal College 1918-1940
    • Sarah Schrader - Social Behavior in Two Species of African Tarantula
    • Lois Vasquez - Go Green: A Year of Sustainability at Eastern Michigan University
    • Marilyn Wedenoja - Gaining a Global Worldview through Service Learning in Jamaica
  • 2011

    • Lisa Andrews  -  Bridges to Understanding

      Leslie Atzmon  -  Open Book catalog and Intensive Summer Workshop at EMU Parsons Center

      Becky Boog  -  Creating a World of Active Citizens: Alternative Spring Breaks

      Maria Milletti  -  Building a Summer Research Experience in the Chemistry Department

      Claudia Petrescu  -  Engaging Communities through Student - Led Philanthropy

      Anita Rich  -  Let's Watch: Playing with and Learning Through our Stories

      Martin Shichtman  -  Scholarship Funding for "Representing the Holocaust" a Study Abroad Course

      Rebecca Sipe  -  Honors Diversity Ambassadors

      Lisa Andrews  -  Bridges to Understanding

      Leslie Atzmon  -  Open Book catalog and Intensive Summer Workshop at EMU Parsons Center

      Becky Boog  -  Creating a World of Active Citizens: Alternative Spring Breaks

      Maria Milletti  -  Building a Summer Research Experience in the Chemistry Department

      Claudia Petrescu  -  Engaging Communities through Student - Led Philanthropy

      Anita Rich  -  Let's Watch: Playing with and Learning Through our Stories

      Martin Shichtman  -  Scholarship Funding for "Representing the Holocaust" a Study Abroad Course

      Rebecca Sipe  -  Honors Diversity Ambassadors

      Lisa Andrews  -  Bridges to Understanding
    • Leslie Atzmon  - Open Book catalog and Intensive Summer Workshop at EMU Parsons Center
    • Becky Boog  - Creating a World of Active Citizens: Alternative Spring Breaks
    • Maria Milletti  - Building a Summer Research Experience in the Chemistry Department
    • Claudia Petrescu  - Engaging Communities through Student - Led Philanthropy
    • Anita Rich  - Let's Watch: Playing with and Learning Through our Stories
    • Martin Shichtman  - Scholarship Funding for "Representing the Holocaust" a Study Abroad Course
    • Rebecca Sipe  -  Honors Diversity Ambassadors

 

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