Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M


Ensian photo of a long-haired kid getting a haircut

Hair down to there

The ‘Beatle haircut’ of 1964 sent men’s locks at Michigan flowing past the ears, collars, and shoulders.


Where there’s smoke . . .

U-M researchers are setting Northern Michigan ablaze. But fear not. They’ve been doing it for a century. And they have good reason.

Davis singing in concert with his daughters

From Moog to Mannheim

’Tis the season for Mannheim Steamroller’s Chip Davis, BA ’69, and his ‘18th-century classical rock’ renditions of holiday hits.

"Detroit's playwright," Dominique Morisseau on stage with the cast of Skeleton Crew.

All Detroit’s a stage

Dominique Morisseau (center), BFA ’00, is known as ‘Detroit’s playwright’ in NYC. The city is a main character in much of her work.

SS Imo

Halifax, heroism, and hockey

U-M’s first hockey coach, Joseph Barss, MD ’24, is the hero in ‘The Great Halifax Explosion,’ a new book about one of history’s most devastating maritime disasters.