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

  1. Movie house vs. your house

    Frank Beaver compares the traditional theater experience with today’s high-tech, in-home options.

  2. Flour power at Zingerman’s

    Bakehouse co-owner Frank Carollo, BS ’76, celebrates 25 years in business with a gorgeous cookbook rich in history, humor, and of course, those precious how-tos. Magic brownies, anyone?

  3. Object lessons

    From dinosaurs to dioramas, U-M holds some 25 million specimens and cultural objects in more than 20 distinct museums, libraries, and collections. Listen in, as we ‘meet’ some of the explorers who amassed this expansive archive.

  4. #Trypod

    Ever tried to “do the thing you think you cannot do?” It’s exhausting. But in a good way. Right?

  5. Fighting the good fight for a free press

    Investigative reporter and civil rights advocate Will Potter talks propaganda, dissent, and a free press that is anything but an ‘enemy of the people.’

  6. 200 years and counting

    U-M’s bicentennial is upon us. What better time to celebrate the legacies and achievements that make Michigan what it is? (With podcast.)

  7. The wind is very much up

    Professor Ralph Williams reflects on “the American project,” the pursuit of happiness, and the future of the human race. (With podcast.)

  8. Now playing…

    Jim Tobin, PhD ’86, proves truth is more poignant than fiction in Michigan Today’s new audio feature, “Listen In, Michigan.”