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

  1. Thruster for Mars mission breaks records

    U-M engineers develop advanced space engine to propel humans to Mars; it’s breaking records for operating current, power, and thrust.

  2. From the edge of the Arctic

    At a remote climate change research outpost, engineer Brie Van Dam, BS ’07, helps track the planet’s vital signs.

  3. In our image

    Two-legged locomotion is the robotics industry’s next frontier. But how and why do we make machines that move like us?