Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M


Robert F. Kennedy, Detroit, 1968. (Image credit: Andrew Sacks.)

Credit due

Good news! Your 1968 photo of RFK is on the cover of a current bestseller. Bad news: It’s credited to someone else.

Elsie MacGill, Queen of the Hurricanes

Queen of the Hurricanes

Elsie MacGill, MSE ’29, the first female aeronautical engineer trained at U-M, weathered polio to build planes for Britain’s R.A.F.

Rip current sign

Deadly rip currents

Since 2010, more than 600 people have drowned in the Great Lakes. One survivor, a U-M communicator, turns survivor guilt into life-saving action.