By early 1962, the Twist was all the rage at Michigan, with events and contests galore. We tracked down U-M’s reigning king and queen.
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William “Buck” Dawson – who claimed membership in 19 student organizations (not to mention meeting Marlene Dietrich) – may have been the last of a passing breed, the Big Man on Campus.
When the beloved James B. Angell died in April 1916, all of Ann Arbor and much of Michigan mourned his loss.
The University’s past comes to life at “Michigan Heritage,” an immersive, new website of stories, images, and artifacts.
In 1910, U-M students attended class in unventilated buildings; spit on the floors and sidewalks; and contracted tuberculosis in alarming numbers. Good times!
The spread offense isn’t the only thing that’s changed in football. So have the words.