U-M Teach-Out Series
The U-M Teach-Out Series offers an opportunity for learners around the world to come together with our campus community in conversation on topics of widespread interest. In this video, Timothy McKay, Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, professor of physics, astronomy and education, and director of the Digital Innovation Greenhouse, explains where the teach-out concept comes from and how it will work.
This photo titled "Botanist vs. Cranes" by Jianjun Jin took top honors in the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 2016 Photographer at Large Contest. Jin, a visiting student in the lab of Stephen Smith, assistant professor of ecology and evolutionary biology, shot the photo at the Xianghai National Reserve in Jilin, China. View more winners from this year's contest.
Symphony Band history
U-M's band tradition is more than 120 years old. It will be celebrated Sunday afternoon with a free Symphony Band "retro" concert at Hill Auditorium that is a reminder of when Sunday afternoon concerts were standard for the Symphony Band. In this video, Director of Bands Michael Haithcock discusses the history of bands at U-M and some of the people who helped form that history.
Stamps School gallery
The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design will host a public open house for its new downtown Ann Arbor gallery space from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. In this video, Stamps Dean Guna Nadarajan explains how the new gallery will help extend the school's creative efforts into the community.
U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Michigan, met last week with more than 100 students from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business in Washington, D.C., during their participation in the Washington Campus program. Each year, U-M Masters in Accounting students visit the nation's capital to learn about public policy and its implications for business. (Photo by Mike Waring, Washington Office)