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The Bermudas ban

In the spring of 1954, Bermuda shorts raised a three-way ruckus between women, men, and, of course, the dean of women.

JFK at the Michigan Union, 1960.

Kennedy vs. the hawks

As the centennial of John F. Kennedy’s birth approaches, JFK scholar James G. Blight revisits the Cuban missile crisis and shows how Kennedy’s aversion to experts helped keep us out of war.

Professor Halderman with comptuer code behind him, COE.

The courage to resist

In the escalating struggle between the individual and the state technology favors the powerful. That’s why this computer scientist revels in righting the balance.

Arthur Miller

An uncommon education: Ep 4

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In “A Writer Worth Reading,” Detroit Public Television partners with U-M historians to explore the University’s commitment to “the new, the unusual, and the radical.”