Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

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Bob Ufer, Wolverines announcer

Meechigan man

Beloved Wolverines football announcer Bob Ufer, ’43, is the subject of a new documentary by filmmaker Dan Chace, BA ’83.

John Beilein and Patrick Beilein, Michigan vs. Le Moyne, 11-15

Like father, like son

Michigan Basketball Coach John Beilein matches teams and wits with son and fellow coach, Patrick Beilein, in a faceoff at Crisler Center

Jesse Owens at U-M, 1936.

A feat to cherish

The Jesse Owens story is the subject of the new film “Race,” but for U-M fans of track & field, the Owens story that truly resonates took place here, in 1935, when the Ohio State Buckeye made history.

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.

Kareem Walker (left) is welcomed to the stage by Derek Jeter

Recruiting touchdown

First-ever “Signing of the Stars” draws athletes Derek Jeter, Desmond Howard, Tom Brady, and others back to campus. Also: Meet U-M’s new AD, Warde Manuel.

Swieca and Kraft

Ambassador in cleats

VIDEO

Former backup quarterback Alex Swieca, BS ’15, carries the ball to Israel — and brings some Wolverine spirit to fans of American-style football.