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Michigan Is The Common Thread

From Nobel Prize winners and astronauts to noted actors and athletes, U-M alumni have made an impact on the world. They come from different countries and different cultures;...

Diversity: Bridging the Gap

Issues of diversity are an ongoing challenge to universities across the country, and U-M is no exception. But with a new plan in place, Michigan is taking...

The Future of Learning

Buckle up your backpack for a futuristic ride through U-M’s new world of cyber-learning.Imagine being able to predict how students will perform in class and then helping...

Our Living Room Lives On

From barracks and billiards to protests and parties, if the Michigan Union could talk it would tell a dynamic, continuing tale of more than 100 years of community...

Helping and Healing

An increase in the number of mental health counselors on campus—and a spate of new peer-to-peer support programs—is reducing stigma and encouraging troubled students to seek help.When Taylor...

Spring 2017 Issue

  • The Common Thread
  • The Union
  • Diversity Initiative
  • Future of Learning

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News from State Street to Burton Tower and Angel Hall to The Big House (and everything in between) View all >

A Gathering of Hackers

Twice a year, U-M students organize the very successful MHacks, one of the oldest and largest hackathons in the country. For 36 hours, programmers and coders are in a hacker’s paradise.

On The Diag

Beatrice “Bice” Kelly-Andrews: Sign me up!Sophomore, LSAOur student reporter tracks a freshman’s first Festifall.So this is your big moment to learn all about thousands of campus...

On The Diag

Hevhynn Jackson: Follow the LeaderSophomore, LSAOur student reporter randomly checks out the action on the Diag.What made you want to be a summer orientation leader?I didn’t...


Here’s what’s happening with your fellow Wolverines View all >

Michigan Musings: Maize and Blue Through and Through

The small high school I attended, boasting a mere 125 students, was a college-prep school, which meant students studied hard to get into a good university.School spirit was...

Sound Effect

Bernie Krause spent part of his career composing music for films such as “Rosemary’s Baby.” But for more than 40 years, he has recorded the natural world. Can...

Preventing Tragedy

Following the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School four years ago, Tim Makris and other parents launched an organization to help stop future violence.On Dec. 14, 2012, Tim...


Check out how Wolverines show their pride around the world View all >

Where in the World is Blue? – Spring 2017

Where In The World Is Blue? – Winter 2016

Making Tracks: Fall 2016

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