Presenter at the 2019 Innovate Michigan! Summit

2021 REI Project Series

To learn more about REI's various project types, go to our Projects Overview page.

Innovation Fellows (Co-Implementation Plans)

Energy Challenges in The Keweenaw: Recruiting the Community to Develop Innovative, Acceptable Solutions and Local Supply Chains

Innovation Fellow: Melissa Davis

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Community Capital Accelerant

Innovation Fellow: Chris Miller

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Co-Learning Plans

Indigenous Food and Economic Systems for Michigan Tribes

Author: Dr. Jessica Barnes-Najor

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Making Ends Meet: Women's Social Capital Development in Regional Informal Economies

Author: Dr. Louise Jezierski

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Foundations of a U.S. Circular Economy Transition Framework 

Author: Jacob Namovich

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Strategies and Tools for Economic Development Organizations to Champion Equitable Economic Development

Author: Tony Willis

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Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Technical Assistance

Makerspace Prototype Exploration for Local Micro-Business Incubator

SLFG Team: Lisa Casper

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Brightmoor Neighborhood Stability

SLFG Team: Dr. Jezierski and Mr. O’Brien

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City of Lansing Corridor Improvement

SLFG Team: Dr. Kotval and Mr. Fedewa

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City of St. Clair School Reuse Plan

SLFG Team: Dr. Kotval and Mr. Donaldson

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Vision for Westland Mall

SLFG Team: Dr. Kotval and Mr. Ayoub

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Western Upper Peninsula Planning & Development Region - Remote Work

SLFG Team: Dr. Kotval and Mr. Wuorenmaa

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A Walkable Community: Connecting East Canfield Village

SLFG Team: Dr. Kyu-Nahm Jun and Renee Pellegrini

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