Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M


Skull of mastodon recovered Oct. 15 by a U-M-led paleontological team near the town of Mayville, in Michigan’s Thumb region.

Dig this

Thumb-area teachers help U-M paleontologists excavate prehistoric mastodon bones, which could be 13,000 years old.

Arn Tellem, LLB '79.

Change agent

Former sports agent Arn Tellem, LLB ’79, makes a play to revitalize Detroit (and its Pistons) as vice chairman of Palace Sports & Entertainment.

Prison Creative Arts Project, 10-16

Escaping with theater

U-M brings Prison Creative Arts Project to Brazil, exploring the power of performance in prisons, hospitals, and underprivileged areas.

Brothers Nicholas and Leonard Falcone. (Image courtesy of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collection.)

Brothers of band

In the 1920s, brothers Nicholas and Leonard Falcone played opposite sides of the field as rival directors of the Michigan and Michigan State marching bands.