Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M


  1. Brandon named U-M athletic director

    University of Michigan alumnus and former football player David Brandon has been named U-M’s new athletic director. Brandon, the CEO of Domino’s Pizza, has also served as a Regent for the University.

  2. Bill Martin's legacy

    As he approaches retirement, the athletic director will go down as one of U-M’s most influential figures.

  3. Built to last

    How U-M’s greatest coaches construct programs that win for years.
    Plus: Slideshow: U-M’s top coaches

  4. The Big House after hours

    Tons of trash, visitors from all over the earth and the 50-Yard-Line Club keep it hopping. Plus: football update and stadium photos.

  5. Victors valiant

    Wolverines romp through the NCAA tournaments.

  6. What I learned from Bo

    John U. Bacon, a lecturer in U-M’s history department and Michigan Today’s sportswriter, won the 2009 Golden Apple Award, given by U-M students for great teaching. In this excerpt from his “ideal last lecture” he describes a lesson learned from—and does a spot-on impersonation of—coach Schembechler.

  7. 20 years later

    In 1989, Michigan’s men’s basketball team made an improbable run through the NCAA tournament, winning the national title in a heartstopper against Seton Hall.

  8. A drive for perfection

    The Wolverines’ female gymnasts rank among the country’s best. How do they keep their edge…and what does hockey have to do with it? (plus video)

  9. The late, great 98

    Tom Harmon may have been the best college football player ever. His single-handed destruction of Ohio State is the stuff of gridiron legend. But his exploits as a pilot during World War Two made him a hero not just in a game, but in life.