Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M



Medicinal garden

Medicinal magic

“Nature’s pharmacy” at Matthaei Botanical Gardens showcases healing power of plants in elaborate garden organized by systems of the body.

Autism graphic,

Probing links to autism

Researchers building database to study how environmental stressors may impact brain development.

Aerial shot, Michigan

Protecting the Great Lakes

Striped invaders, toxic blooms, and rising waters are just some of the targets in U-M’s sights, as experts seek to defend our state’s precious waters.

A 1970 teach-in for the environment.

Teach-in + 50


On the 50th anniversary of the original teach-in at U-M, experts and advocates convene with a goal to “end the war against the planet.”

Grobbel and shrimp

Under the D

A vacant house in Detroit seems an unlikely site for a shrimp farm – until you think “urban revitalization through sustainable aquaculture.”