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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.

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.

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.

Feminists burn textbook

Book burning

In 1973, student feminists burned a textbook containing ‘criminally sexist material’ written by U-M’s chair of obstetrics and gynecology.