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John Tebeau, author/artist/professional host behind the bar at Brooklyn's Fort Defiance. (Image: Alex Halberstadt.)

What’s the buzz

What defines a beloved tavern, dive, or watering hole? New York-based artist/author John Tebeau, BS ’86, has a pretty good idea. In fact, he left his heart at Dominick’s and the Del Rio.

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Boosting consumption

New U-M study concludes: Transfer wealth from the top 20 percent of U.S. earners to the bottom 80 percent and watch consumption rise.

Trump coin with Kim Jong Un

Precious mettle

Coin collector Patrick Heller, BBA ’74, once held a rare doubloon worth $7.4 million. So how does he appraise the coin commemorating the U.S./North Korea summit?

Triplets served at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

3 babies, 2 helmets, 1 victory

Helmet therapy developed at U-M corrects plagiocephaly, a flattening of the head, which afflicted two of three triplets born at Mott.

Edmund White, BA '62.

Pride and publishing

As a gay youth, Edmund White, BA ’62, bemoaned the dearth of books that reflected his experience. So, he wrote his own. Today he holds the PEN/Saul Bellow Award for Achievement in American Fiction.

Graphic of a woman in the sun

Skin cancer doesn’t discriminate

Darker skin isn’t a reliable shield from potentially deadly skin cancer. Learn why everyone should protect themselves and get regular skin cancer screenings.