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A ‘diary’ unlocked: Stamps professor’s coming-of-age story put on film — NPR

Aug. 13, 2015 — Graphic artist and U-M professor Phoebe Gloeckner had an unconventional upbringing. When she was 15, she lost her virginity to an older man—who also happened to be her mother’s boyfriend. Gloeckner chronicled the experience in her teenage diaries, which she put aside and then revisited when she found them decades later. Gloeckner tells Fresh Air’s Terry Gross: “To hear this child’s voice, kind of, talking to me as an adult, it felt like it was crying out to be heard.”

Media coverage of the University of Michigan — April 2015

A. Alfred Taubman dies at 91 … Don’t eat for two while pregnant … Teen smoking falls, e-cigarettes rise … U-M breaks ground on new architecture facility … U-M robotics lab planned … VC in state faces $1.3B gap … Forbes names UMHS one of nation’s best employers … 3 earn Guggenheim fellowships … Death and your brain … M-City set to open … Facebook app aids genetic research.

Media coverage of the University of Michigan — March 2015

Social media turns parenting into ‘sharenting’…Machine keeps lungs alive outside body…U-M to grow China ties…You might as well flip a coin to fill in your NCAA brackets…Household wealth highest ever…Access to justice a click away…Adapting to Great Lakes levels…Death dogs of ancient Egypt.

Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — February 2015

Driverless cars could cut sales in half … Female b-school deans make history … Obesity breakthrough … War on words … Fake city helping create tomorrow’s cars … Did this 100-year-old film make people racist? … Ruth Bader Ginsburg speaks at U-M … New tougher laws on human trafficking.