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Around the World


The real B.A.T. man

Gary Kaberle, DDS ’72, had no idea the “cool” car he purchased for $2,600 in 1963 was a rare ’50s prototype with a chassis by Alfa Romeo. It was a discovery that would change his life.

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Talking trash in Jakarta


Flooding in overpopulated megacities often is exacerbated by trash dumping. Frank Sedlar, MSE ’15, innovates in Indonesia.


Chimps & salsa

Meet a U-M primatologist with a burrito stand and big plans to protect some chimps, build some classrooms, and fortify a fragile ecosystem in Uganda.

Trekking up with relief packages, courtesy of Institute for Social and Environmental Research-Nepal.

U-M on the ground in Nepal

After surviving the massive earthquake in Nepal, U-M researchers and staff are providing relief aid to communities near the epicenter.


Made in Vietnam

Artisanal chocolate maker Vincent Mourou, BS ’94, knows the sweet smell of success. And it’s coming from the cacao farms of Vietnam.

Marketing the Wines of Chile

Let’s toast to that


U-M students trek to Chile to help family-owned vineyards build their brands and increase tourist traffic to their wineries.