Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

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Heritage/Tradition

Filibert "Daddy" Roty

The woods were his classroom

Pioneering forester Filibert ‘Daddy’ Roth, BS 1890, sowed early seeds that allowed U-M to grow into an environmental leader.

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.

Michigan 1997 Champion team

The old ’97s

Relive the pulse-pounding excitement of the Wolverines’ triumphal 1997 football season and Rose Bowl victory.

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.

Gabriel Richard, credit: Detroit Public Library

Who was Gabriel Richard?

Meet the French missionary who helped found U-M. He owned the first printing press in Detroit, transformed 19th-century Michigan, and served in Congress.

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.