In the fall of 1969, students went ‘on strike’ — not to protest the war in Vietnam but to insist on the right to run their own bookstore.
U-M’s bicentennial is upon us. What better time to celebrate the legacies and achievements that make Michigan what it is?
U-M’s first black homecoming queen remembers her reign, five decades after relinquishing her crown.
In 1861, the crisis of southern secession turned Michigan’s campus into a cauldron of pro-Union meetings and military drills as students prepared to exchange books for weapons.
University historians collaborate with Detroit Public Television to produce shortform documentary series about U-M’s legacy.
The carillon bells in Burton Tower have been tolling for 80 years, but they are only the latest in an astonishingly varied series of bells and chimes making music at U-M.