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Makerspaces: Supporting Local Entrepreneurs

Monday, June 6, 2016

REI has supported four projects that studied makerspaces in communities across Michigan, and recently published a video highlighting makerspaces in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Jackson, Lansing, and Northville.

Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Projects Announced

Monday, May 2, 2016

To date, Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Projects have generated $58,391,800 in public and private investment in the state!

Economic, Community Development Initiative in Flint

Thursday, March 31, 2016

In 2015, REI launched a new effort aimed at improving Michigan's economy: A Co-Implementation Plan in Flint.

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