Raconteur John U. Bacon, BA ’86/MA ’94, regales the listener with tales – heartfelt and hilarious – culled from a 25-year career covering sports. His new book features “select cuts,” showcasing Michigan heroes Bo Schembechler and Jim Abbott, as well as Detroit legends Ernie Harwell, Joe Louis, and more. Plus: An excerpt from The Best of Bacon.
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Campus unrest often erupts at times of social unrest. But what about campus humor? Some say it’s at its best when times are not.
Football legend Charles Woodson urges new Michigan grads to reject hate and view one another as human beings, “nothing more, nothing less.”
Alumni entrepreneurs create iKeyp, a “smart safe” for meds that promises security, deterrence, and adherence.
U-M grads’ new intention-tracking app will mesh with Amazon’s Alexa to nudge people toward goals, desires. Its tentative name? Iris.
In 1970, a female secretary inspired one of the great sea changes in the University’s history: that Michigan should treat women the same as men.