UM faculty and scholars implemented a post-disaster study in the most affected regions in Haiti.
The Journal has been owned and maintained for decades by UM College of Arts and Sciences.

The symposium Dialogues with the Informal City: Latin America and the Caribbean was held in 2012.

The field of genetics and genomics has grown exponentially in comparison to other areas of medicine.

The emergence of China in the last part of the 20th century is having multiple impacts on a global scale.
Emerging economies are growing almost three times as fast as industrialized ones.