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

  1. An integrated life

    Lyman T. Johnson, MA ’33, was the grandson of former slaves. He integrated the University of Kentucky five years before Brown v. Board of Education.

  2. Absolute, essential Altamira

    Ancient cave art reveals enduring themes in the human story.

  3. Battle of the bookstore

    In the fall of 1969, students went ‘on strike’ to demand the right to run their own bookstore.