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A civil rights-era visit to U-M by Martin Luther King Jr. provoked discussions regarding student activism on campus.
U-M's annual report includes messages from University leaders along with highlights from the year.
Irene Butter, a Holocaust survivor and professor emeritus at U-M, has spent decades sharing her story to ensure it is never forgotten.
A peek inside a University place.
Lorenzo García-Amaya discusses language.
Once upon a snowfall, two rival residence halls on the Ann Arbor campus started an icy battle that continued for decades.
We ask a student leader to share his story.
Before anyone else, the University of Chicago Maroons were U-M’s Big Ten football rival.
In 1977, a U-M conductor combined music and Halloween revelry to create a new October tradition.
When then-Sen. John F. Kennedy spoke to students in October 1960, he inspired them to take the first steps toward the establishment of the Peace Corps.

This article was originally published in the early fall 2010 issue of Michigan Alumnus magazine.

A peek inside a University place.
Emerita Lorna Goodison discusses her art, teaching, and activism.
We ask a student leader to share his story.
Signage outlining COVID-19 safety precautions and regulations reflects a new normal for U-M students this fall.
While the details of the coming sports season remain unclear and tentative plans may change at any moment, more than 800 student-athletes returned to campus this summer for safe, voluntary workouts.
Combat racism with the help of U-M resources.
We ask a student leader to share her story.
A peek inside a University place.