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U-M baseball team, 1875

Baseball fever

In the years after the Civil War, springtime in Ann Arbor generated U-M’s first sporting craze: “base ball.”

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Tiger by the tale

Bookish historian Alice Dalligan, AM ’48/AMLS ’51, became a bona fide baseball nut when sportscaster Ernie Harwell donated his archive to the Detroit Public Library in ’66.

Harbaugh, spring football, 2015

Spring football

Coach Jim Harbaugh draws a huge crowd for spring football and lights up Twitter with the new documentary photo series “365 Days of Michigan Football” by Stamps professor David Turnley.

Marketing the Wines of Chile

Let’s toast to that

VIDEO

U-M students trek to Chile to help family-owned vineyards build their brands and increase tourist traffic to their wineries.

The Way it Is by Rafael DeJesus

Prison arts work

For 25 years, the Prison Creative Arts Project has inspired inmates statewide to mine fertile, creative territory and create bold, original work.

A busy Festifools studio.

(Festi)fools rush in

Annual celebration of art in public spaces brings whimsy, color, and “3-d kinetic sculpture” to the streets of Ann Arbor.