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Vietnam Protest, Oct. 1969: Credit Jay Cassidy

Day of dissent

On Oct.15, 1969, President Robben Fleming advised U-M faculty to forgo attendance. The campus had been given over to the biggest of all 1960s peace protests.

Bob Ufer, Wolverines announcer

Meechigan man

Beloved Wolverines football announcer Bob Ufer, ’43, is the subject of a new documentary by filmmaker Dan Chace, BA ’83.

Renne at Daytona

Daytona rising

Racing fans: Cue the victory lap for architect Jim Renne, BS ’83/MArch ’86, as he reimagines the iconic birthplace of NASCAR.

Pipeline, Straits of Mackinac

Straits of Mackinac at risk?

More than 700 miles of shoreline in lakes Huron and Michigan are potentially vulnerable to oil spills if the pipeline beneath the Straits of Mackinac ruptures.

Mott miracles

Four little victors valiant

Four youngsters in a tiny Michigan town each battled severe illness at U-M’s Mott Children’s Hospital. Now, they’re all in the same first-grade class.