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Thank you President Mary Sue Coleman

#Thank you, Mary Sue


President Coleman reflects on her 12-year tenure as U-M’s 13th president. After an amazing run, she’ll retire this summer.

Edited version of On Purpose cover

On purpose

Losing his daughter to heart disease nearly derailed Professor Vic Strecher until he discovered his mission to help others live their fullest lives.

Stephen Henderson, courtesy of S.Henderson

Eyes on the prize

Michigan Daily alum Stephen Henderson, AB ’92, transforms his passion for hometown Detroit into a very personal Pulitzer Prize.

Pavel in classroom

Man on a mission

As a high school teacher in Detroit, former enlisted U.S. Marine Ryan Pavel, BA ’12, embraces a new call to service.