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Jesse Owens at U-M, 1936.

A feat to cherish

The Jesse Owens story is the subject of the new film “Race,” but for U-M fans of track & field, the Owens story that truly resonates took place here, in 1935, when the Ohio State Buckeye made history.

Schembechler with Harbaugh

Home, James

Go deep at for extras and exclusives on Jim Harbaugh, former Wolverine quarterback and the football program’s 20th coach.

Kareem Walker (left) is welcomed to the stage by Derek Jeter

Recruiting touchdown

First-ever “Signing of the Stars” draws athletes Derek Jeter, Desmond Howard, Tom Brady, and others back to campus. Also: Meet U-M’s new AD, Warde Manuel.

Media Coverage of the University of Michigan — December 2014

Jim Harbaugh is new U-M football coach…McKinley founder donates $50 million to U-M…U-M docs use 3-D-printed trachea to save young boy…Improving the gender balance at b-school..Teens trending toward e-cigarettes…U-M unveils architecture program for Detroit teens…45-year physics mystery brings quantum computers closer…U-M sparks Detroit’s tech transfer industry.