Office of the VP for Communications – Keeping alumni and friends connected to U-M
Elsie MacGill, MSE ’29, the first female aeronautical engineer trained at U-M, weathered polio to build planes for Britain’s R.A.F.
Helmet therapy developed at U-M corrects plagiocephaly, a flattening of the head, which afflicted two of three triplets born at Mott.
Ultra-high-performance concrete promises more durable roads and bridges, not to mention budgets.
With its outdoor fly lab for drone testing, U-M now hosts advanced robotics facilities for land, air, sea, and space. Plus: Robotics building breaks ground.
Richard and Susan Rogel’s record-breaking gift to Michigan Medicine — at $150 million — will transform cancer research.
In 1976, Samuel C.C. Ting discovered a particle that changed physics. In 2018, he’s working on the most sophisticated particle physics experiment in space.
Diverse perspectives drive discovery in Roger Cone’s lab at the Life Sciences Institute.
Alumni startup takes off in the drone space with an autonomous solution for inspecting wind turbines.
U-M physicist Gordon Kane remembers the late Stephen Hawking, a betting man who always paid his debts.