Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M

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Heritage/Tradition

Halifax mushroom cloud

Halifax, heroism, and hockey

The hero of John U. Bacon’s ‘The Great Halifax Explosion,’ about the biggest manmade explosion before Hiroshima, is U-M’s first hockey coach.

Michigan 1997 Champion team

The old ’97s

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

MGo View demo shot

MGoView

Feeling nostalgic for those halcyon days in A2? An app created at U-M delivers campus to your phone as a 3-D, augmented-reality 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.

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.