Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

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Hackett & Harbaugh

“For God and country”

In this excerpt from “Endzone: The Rise, Fall, and Return of Michigan Football,” John U. Bacon, BA ’86/MA ’94, breaks down U-M’s game-changing play of 2014

Harbaugh, spring football, 2015

Spring football

Coach Jim Harbaugh draws a huge crowd for spring football and lights up Twitter with the new documentary photo series “365 Days of Michigan Football” by Stamps professor David Turnley.

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.

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Tiger by the tale

Bookish historian Alice Dalligan, AM ’48/AMLS ’51, became a bona fide baseball nut when sportscaster Ernie Harwell donated his archive to the Detroit Public Library in ’66.

U-M baseball team, 1875

Baseball on the Diag

In the years after the Civil War, springtime in Ann Arbor generated U-M’s first sporting craze: “base ball.”

Female swimmer featured in NCAA videos by U-M.

Mastering the mind

Pilot program succeeds in encouraging student-athletes to seek help for depression, anxiety, and other mental health conditions.