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Dan Shine

Dan Shine

DAN SHINE is manager of external communications at the William Davidson Institute at the University of Michigan. He formerly was a reporter at the Detroit Free Press and the Dallas Morning News. Follow him on Twitter: @danshine1216.

(Frat) Houses of the Holy

When the members of Ann Arbor’s Memorial Christian Church put their building up for sale, the roving fraternity brothers of Sigma Phi Epsilon received an answer to their prayers—and a place to call home.


Gone clubbing

From fly fishing and physics to world peace and Quidditch, student clubs enrich campus life. Clearly that’s what these members of the 1890s’ Smokers’ Club would have told you.