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Warde Manuel: Driving for Success

As U-M’s new athletic director, Warde Manuel returns to his alma mater to oversee one of the country’s largest athletic departments. And his goals are relatively simple:...

The Making of “Maize & Blue On Broadway”

What happened when U-M musical theater alumni learned that Brent Wagner was retiring after 32 years as department chair? They set in motion a 17-month plan to...

Food Allergies Find a New Foe

The Mary H. Weiser Food Allergy Center at U-M provides cutting-edge care and research into a life-threatening ailment that affects one in every 13 children in the...

Cultivating Community, One Garden at a Time

Former U-M running back Vincent Smith—with a hoe in hand—is inspiring athletes to promote healthy eating in urban communities.On...

The Hero of Flint’s Water Crisis

Last fall, U-M alumna Mona Hanna-Attisha revealed the elevated levels of lead in Flint’s children. But her journey to discovering the contaminated water began as a child,...

Summer 2016 Issue

  • U-M Welcomes AD Warde Manuel
  • Fighting Food Allergies
  • Gardening in Urban Communities
  • Maize & Blue on broadway

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

On the Diag

Sam Francey, LSA StudentWhat are you doing on the Diag right now?I am flyering for my improv show tomorrow night.Your improv show?Yeah, “Farewell to Rachel” with the Impro-fessionals.So...

The Perpetual Motion of a Student-Athlete

We get an inside look at a track and field athlete as she goes about her day.The comings and goings any U-M student are a constant bustle...

On the Diag

Micah Griggs, JuniorWhat are you doing on the Diag today?I’m campaigning with a party, newMICH. We’re running for CSG (Central Student Government). I’m running for vice president.Why would...


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

Keep on Trekkin’

It was in September 1966 that the starship Enterprise first warped into American living rooms on its five-year mission to boldly go where no man had gone before....

Michigan Musings: My Online Doppelganger

Since 2006, a guy who lives in Virginia has been reading my email. It’s not his fault; we have the same name — Adam Rosen — and nearly...

“Star Wars” Guardian Angel

What if your job involved caring for Yoda, Max Rebo, and a Naboo Starfighter? For Madlyn Moskowitz, an archivist for the George Lucas collection, her daily reality...


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