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Peace rally, 1940.

The doves of 1940

Before the attack on Pearl Harbor pulled the U.S. into World War II, U-M suspended a band of student peaceniks who hoped to keep the nation neutral.

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Trial & heirs

Law School grads Danielle and Andy Mayoras (both JD ’95) take a cue from celebrities’ “famous fortune fights” to protect clients’ financial legacies.

Belinda Fish gathers wood to burn Ebola units. (Courtesy of Fish.)

Tales from the front

Belinda Fish, MSN ’14, brings news from Sierra Leone where she faced down Ebola, “one of the global public health nursing problems of the century.”

President Mark S. Schlissel

Diversity is “major focus”

President Mark Schlissel calls on U-M community to address “the hardest problem and biggest challenge we’re going to confront together.”

A 1970 teach-in for the environment.

Teach-in + 50

VIDEO

On the 50th anniversary of the original teach-in at U-M, experts and advocates convene with a goal to “end the war against the planet.”

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In our image

Two-legged locomotion is the robotics industry’s next frontier. But how and why do we make machines that move like us?