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How silencing the 'chatter' in your head can make you a better leader, according to a professor

Insider Ethan Kross, a University of Michigan professor and the author of "Chatter: The Voice in Our Head, Why It Matters, and How to Harness It." Insider Ethan Kross is a University of Michigan professor and the author of an upcoming book on chatter. He provides tools for turning negative chatter into something positive to help you regain control.  Creating distance, avoiding social media, and getting outside will make you a better manager. This article is part of a series ca...
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University of Michigan finds 3 venomous recluse spiders in a library basement

The University of Michigan shut down a library after three Mediterranean recluse spiders were discovered last month in the basement storage area.       [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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University of Michigan says it shut down a campus library for two days after discovering venomous spiders

It's like something straight out of a nightmare -- venomous spiders were found inside a University of Michigan library, causing the building to be shut down for two days last month.
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Coursera is one of the top online learning platforms, with thousands of courses from schools like Yale and companies like Google - here's how it works

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Coursera; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Coursera is an online learning platform with thousands of free courses as well as professional certificate and degree programs. Course topics range from computer science and IT support to art history and positive psychology, and are offered by top universities and companies.Below, find answers to Coursera FAQs, reviews, and every article we've written about the co...
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14 unique University of Michigan courses you can take for online for free, from Storytelling for Social Change to The Science of Success

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. University of Michigan; Alyssa Powell/Insider The University of Michigan ranks as one of the top colleges in the world.Through e-learning platforms like edX, Coursera, and FutureLearn, you can take UMich classes online completely for free (or earn a paid certificate of completion).Below are 14 standout classes, in subjects from coding and data analysis to ethics and public health.With the advancement of ...
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Woman who died after transplant surgery got COVID-19 from donated lungs, study finds

Woman who died after a double lung transplant at the University of Michigan is the first person known to have gotten COVID-19 from a donated organ.       [Author: Detroit Free Press]
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Neurons activated by visual stimulus keep more active during subsequent sleep, study shows

When you slip into sleep, it's easy to imagine that your brain shuts down, but University of Michigan research suggests that groups of neurons activated during prior learning keep humming, tattooing memories into your brain.
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Sleep is vital to associating emotion with memory, according to U-M study

When you slip into sleep, it's easy to imagine that your brain shuts down, but University of Michigan research suggests that groups of neurons activated during prior learning keep humming, tattooing memories into your brain.
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Kids represent a small fraction of overall COVID-19 deaths in the US but 75% of them are children of color

A temperature check is taken as students return to St. Joseph Catholic School in La Puente, California on November 16, 2020. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images There have been fewer than 250 children who have died from the coronavirus.  More than three-quarters of the deaths were in children of color.  Overall, kids make up about 13% of the coronavirus cases in the US.  Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Children make up a small percentage of the overall COVID-19 d...
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Poor ice conditions delay NHL’s Lake Tahoe outdoor game

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Samuel Girard (49) is surrounded by his teammates after scoring during the first period of their game against the Vegas Golden Knights, on Saturday at the Outdoor Lake Tahoe NHL game in Stateline, Nev. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) Members of the Colorado Avalanche, in white, and the Vegas Golden Knights, red, prepare to face off to start the first period of the Outdoor Lake Tahoe NHL hockey game in Stateline, Nev., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncel...
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Bright sun, poor ice delay NHL outdoor game at Lake Tahoe

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Samuel Girard (49) is surrounded by his teammates after scoring during the first period of their game against the Vegas Golden Knights, on Saturday at the Outdoor Lake Tahoe NHL game in Stateline, Nev. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli) Members of the Colorado Avalanche, in white, and the Vegas Golden Knights, red, prepare to face off to start the first period of the Outdoor Lake Tahoe NHL hockey game in Stateline, Nev., Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncel...
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TV Bits: ‘Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai’, ‘Tiny Toons Looniversity’, ‘First Lady’, ‘Mom’, ‘Neglected Murderesses’ & More

In this edition of TV Bits, here’s what we’ve got: HBO Max renews Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai and Tiny Toons Looniversity Showtime’s First Lady adds Aaron Eckhart to the cast Mom is coming to an end at CBS Cobra Kai creators have a new animated comedy at FOX Norman Reedus is setting up a new series at AMC All that and more! First up, HBO Max must be keen on what the upcoming animated shows Gremlins: Secrets of the Mogwai and Tiny Toons Looniversity will be bringing to the table. The s...
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11 free or affordable online classes that can help make public speaking less daunting, even over Zoom

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Strong public speaking skills can help you nail a job interview and access new career opportunities.Below are online courses that can help you become more comfortable in front of a group, from free classes you can audit to certificate programs.On top of public speaking, some courses are focused on storytelling or persuasive writing since you need to be just...
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11 free or affordable online courses to learn SQL, offered by schools like Harvard, Duke, and the University of Michigan

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Codecademy; iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Insider SQL (Structured Query Language) is a popular programming language, most commonly used in data analysis.Careers that use SQL range from data science to full-stack engineering.Below are 11 free or cheap online courses and programs you can take to learn SQL, from edX, Coursera, Codecademy, FutureLearn, LinkedIn Learning, and Udemy.If you've eyed Glassdoor's...
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"People don’t experience an addictive behavioral response to naturally occurring foods that are good for our health, like strawberries."

"It’s this subset of highly processed foods that are engineered in a way that’s so similar to how we create other addictive substances. These are the foods that can trigger a loss of control and compulsive, problematic behaviors that parallel what we see with alcohol and cigarettes." Said Ashley Gearhardt, associate professor in the psychology department at the University of Michigan, director of the Food and Addiction Science and Treatment lab at the University of Michigan, quoted in (NYT). T...
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Runner makes stunning comeback from last place

University of Michigan athlete Ziyah Holman made a remarkable comeback as she helped her team win a 4×400-meter relay race.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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14 free or affordable online courses to learn Python, offered by MIT, Harvard, UPenn, Google, and more

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Codecademy; iStock; Gilbert Espinoza/Insider Python is one of the most popular programming languages, used in everything from AI and machine learning to data analysis.Below are 14 online courses and certificate programs you can take to learn Python code, offered by schools like MIT and Harvard and companies like Google and IBM.Read more: 9 free or affordable online courses to learn Java, offered by...
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US consumer sentiment takes a hit despite promises of more stimulus

American households making less than $75,000 are feeling especially pessimistic about their financial futures, despite promises of more federal stimulus measures in the coming months, according to the latest University of Michigan's consumer sentiment survey.
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US consumer sentiment gauge drops to lowest since August as recovery hopes dim

Alexi Rosenfeld/Getty Images The University of Michigan's consumer sentiment gauge fell to 76.2 from 79 in February. The reading is the lowest since August and driven by a plunge in economic expectations. Households earning less than $75,000 also dragged on the index, according to the Friday report. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. A popular gauge of US consumer sentiment worsened this month as expectations for the country's rebound faded.The University of Michigan'...
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Before Tom Brady was a Super Bowl champion he was an intern at Merrill Lynch - here's his resume from when he didn't think he'd make it in the NFL

Ashley Landis/AP Images When Tom Brady left the University of Michigan, it wasn't clear he had a future in the NFL. The quarterback had a resume for a corporate job made just in case, listing his work experience. Brady found the resume and posted it on Facebook in 2014. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. Tom Brady has come a long way since he graduated from the University of Michigan in 1999.Before he was a seven-time Super Bowl champion and one of the best quarterbac...
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Super Bowl: Ex-Dolphins QB Chad Henne earns place in Chiefs folklore

He also began this season having thrown exactly two more passes over the previous five seasons than you (assuming your name is not Ryan Fitzpatrick). He"s a quarterback in Sunday"s Super Bowl from the University of Michigan with a unique c
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High-Class Wellness Services in Florida

Boynton Beach, FL age management physician Rolando Alvarez, continues to set standards in age management and wellness services. In conjunction with his adroit team members, the doctor strives to help patients attain optimal health and fitness by addressing their condition’s underlying cause. Reach him at PharmXhealthOne and get your needs met by a compassionate industry leader. About practice Being a premier wellness center, PharmXhealthOne focuses on providing naturopathic, holistic, and funct...
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Virtual conference CO2 emissions quantified in new study

The virtual conferencing that has replaced large, in-person gatherings in the age of COVID-19 represents a drastic reduction in carbon emissions, but those online meetings still come with their own environmental costs, new research from the University of Michigan shows.
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Afternoon Line- Aaron Ward

"When I was in college and I was 17 and 18, I was sexually abused by a doctor who was at the University of Michigan who’s currently publicly under investigation," said Ward, later confirming Dr. Anderson's identity. "Listen, I was married 20 years and my ex-wife did not know that, not an ounce of that. But you come to a place of realizing that when you finally let go of these things and when you share with people, whether you deem them embarrassing, whether you can’t come to grips with ...
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University of Michigan students told to stay home due to Covid-19 variant

Students are being "asked to remain at their campus-area addresses and to not gather with others," the Washtenaw County Health Department said.
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FutureLearn has hundreds of online courses from top universities like Johns Hopkins and the University of Michigan, most of them free

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. FutureLearn; Insider Like edX and Coursera, FutureLearn offers a wide range of online courses and programs from top universities and organizations.Many short courses are completely free to audit, while longer programs can cost anywhere from $39 a month to about $1,000 for a certificate. FutureLearn also offers a number of online degrees.Below are answers to some common FAQs about FutureLearn, inclu...
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FutureLearn has hundreds of online courses from top universities like Johns Hopkins, and most of them are free

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. FutureLearn; Insider Like edX and Coursera, FutureLearn offers a wide range of online courses and programs from top universities and organizations.Many short courses are completely free to audit, while longer programs can cost anywhere from $39 a month to about $1,000 for a certificate. FutureLearn also offers a number of online degrees.Below are answers to some common FAQs about FutureLearn, inclu...
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A look at the soaring valuations of Rivian and Cruise with transportation VC Reilly Brennan

Reilly Brennan loves cars. The native Michigander happily did grunt work for an automotive magazine as an undergrad at the University of Michigan before landing a gig as a trackside communications manager at General Motors, spending a few years as an editor and a general manager with an automotive publisher called NextScreen, then becoming a programming director for AOL’s automotive properties. His next role would be on the West Coast, as executive director of an automotive research program at S...
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Michigan athletic department on pause because of COVID-19

The entire University of Michigan athletic department is pausing because of the COVID-19 pandemic.
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SARS-CoV-2 variants appear to arise independently of local transmission

Researchers at the University of Michigan in the United States have cautioned against only using within-host minor genetic variations to resolve the genomic epidemiology of severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) – the agent that causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
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