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Skull of mastodon recovered Oct. 15 by a U-M-led paleontological team near the town of Mayville, in Michigan’s Thumb region.

Dig this

Thumb-area teachers help U-M paleontologists excavate prehistoric mastodon bones, which could be 13,000 years old.

Prison Creative Arts Project, 10-16

Escaping with theater

U-M brings Prison Creative Arts Project to Brazil, exploring the power of performance in prisons, hospitals, and underprivileged areas.

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Blood in the water

Author and U-M professor Heather Ann Thompson, BA ’87/MA ’87, delivers the first definitive history of the 1971 Attica prison uprising and its devastating aftermath.