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Blues musician

Living the blues


Students travel to the American south to experience the vibrant culture and living history of roots music – through people, places, and performance.

NY Phil with the MMB. Homecoming 2015

We’re with the band

Members of the New York Philharmonic get in tune with U-M students on stage and on the field during a rousing fall residency.

Let's go blue, detail, 1975

How we went blue

It’s short. It’s sweet. And it can really swing. But the origins of “Let’s Go Blue” were anything but simple.

Alice is queen, Lewis Carroll, Through the Looking Glass

Curiouser and curiouser

Novelist Nicholas Delbanco falls through the looking glass of high fashion and discovers its strange bedfellow, literature.

Listen In graphic

The write side of history

Podcast: Veteran journalists recount the high stakes and high jinks of life as Michigan Daily reporters. Plus: Peace Corps at 55.

Haley Geffen with Denard Robinson

From super fan to Super Bowl

Emmy-winning director Haley Geffen, BA ’99, takes her creative playbook to one of the biggest fields in sports today.