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

  1. Thinking inside the box

    Emeritus art professor collaborates with School of Social Work/Peace Corps alum to create low-cost cardboard cradle that enhances infant safety.

  2. An uncommon education: Ep 6

    Global service and humanitarianism are in the DNA at U-M. Watch ‘A Selfless Cause,’ by Detroit Public Television.

  3. The write side of history

    Podcast: Veteran journalists recount the high stakes and high jinks of life as Michigan Daily reporters. Plus: Peace Corps at 55.

  4. From Sudan to Sin City

    Odds are good that Dante Vasquez is the sole honorary Ghanaian chief living in Las Vegas.

  5. School of Nursing to offer master's degree with Peace Corps

    U-M’s School of Nursing has become the first school in the nation to partner with the Peace Corps on a nursing master’s degree program.

  6. Surprise reunion

    From Ghana to Michigan, a teacher and student meet again.

  7. 50 years of the Peace Corps

    From John F. Kennedy to Barack Obama, presidents have challenged University of Michigan students to change the world.

    Plus: Kids these days: How involved is this generation?

  8. JFK at the Union

    On the anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s ‘Peace Corps’ speech, we look back at how U-M students picked up his challenge to change the world.