Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

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Students cross the Block M on the Diag

Admit one

It’s no secret U-M’s admissions process is rigorous. But could the modern-day applicant still pass muster by the founders’ original standards?

Whitney Building

Time traveler

Michigan historic preservationist Janet Kreger, BA ’72, is a forward thinker. She’s protecting thousands of local treasures – for the future.

The Rock, with Hillel

Hillel at 90

It’s been home away from home for Jewish students for nearly a century, offering everything from free Shabbat dinners to spiritual support and academic guidance.

Matthews commercial.

Tangs for the memories

As a scientist in the late ’60s, Rowena Matthews, PhD ’69, redefined gender norms in the lab. And that was before she hit the airwaves.

Women on campus, Bentley Historical Library

Women: Yesterday and today

Alumnae from the 1920s through the 1960s share tales of the ‘good old days,’ as current women describe their U-M experience.

Spirit of Detroit wearing Bicentennial Tshirt

That’s the spirit

VIDEO

We’ve been celebrating all year and it’s finally here: On Aug. 26, 1817, in Detroit, the University of Michigania was born.