Education & Society

  1. Should professors engage in public debate?

    Academics see role, responsibility in raising quality of public discourse.

  2. FY '15 focus: Affordability, academic excellence

    Budget emphasizes fiscal discipline, increased access, world-class education.

  3. Eyes on the prize

    Michigan Daily alum Stephen Henderson, BA ’92, transforms his passion for hometown Detroit into a very personal Pulitzer Prize.

  4. #Thank you, Mary Sue

    President Coleman reflects on her 12-year tenure as U-M’s 13th president. After an amazing run, she’ll retire this summer.

  5. On purpose

    Losing his daughter to heart disease nearly derailed Professor Vic Strecher until he discovered his mission to help others live their fullest lives.

  6. Man on a mission

    As a high school teacher in Detroit, former enlisted U.S. Marine Ryan Pavel, BA ’12, embraces a new call to service.

  7. Helping a nation mourn

    In November 1963, U.S. Naval officer George Perrault took his place in history as a member of the “Death Watch” following JFK’s assassination.

  8. Engineers making a difference

    Creativity, design, and customer service take precedence in a unique course, as freshmen “tinker” their way to real results.