Research

Veteran Talent Utilization in State and Local Leadership

In this recent study, Dr. David Haynes and Jesse Sherman took a look at veteran representation among the leadership at the three public universities in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.

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Rural America and the Veterans of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Living in rural America presents challenges, especially in regard to the Veteran Affairs efforts to provide veterans with easy access to quality health…

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The Impact of Child Care in Rural Upper Peninsula and Compared to Three Urban Counties in Lower Michigan

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, though facing much higher rates of poverty and unemployment, sees comparable costs for child care when compared to Lower Michigan….

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Veteran Data: Population by County with Age Considerations in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

This report is part of a series of research papers put together for Rural Insights to examine United States military veterans living in…

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Veteran Data: Population and Compensation/Pension Statistics in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

Michigan’s Upper Peninsula is separated by a body of water called the “Straits of Mackinac.” This 3.5-mile-long stretch where Lake Michigan and Lake…

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Access to Youth Mental Health Care in a Rural Setting: Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

ABSTRACT The number of children and youth committing or attempting suicide is on the rise in a dramatic and disturbing way. Officially, suicide…

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