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The Bermudas ban

In the spring of 1954, Bermuda shorts raised a three-way ruckus between women, men, and, of course, the dean of women.

Michigan Twisters at Homecoming, 1963.

Twist and shout

By early 1962, the Twist was all the rage at Michigan, with events and contests galore. We tracked down U-M’s reigning king and queen.

Marian Van Tuyl, 1929, "Feminine Ideal"

Feminine ideal

“Belle, Scholar, Athlete.” In the 1930s, a portrait in the Michigan League honored student Marian Van Tuyl as the epitome of young womanhood.