Campus Farm volunteers work to build a hoop house at the farm at Matthaei Botanical Gardens. The hoop house extends the growing season on both ends and will allow more students to engage with the farm during the academic year. (Photo by Scott C. Soderberg, Michigan Photography)
Students and faculty at the School of Music, Theatre & Dance recently had the extraordinary opportunity of performing on the Steinway piano that was the personal instrument of the 20th century's premier pianist, Vladimir Horowitz. In this video, Christopher Harding, associate professor of music, and Robert Grijalva, assistant professor of music, discuss the instrument's significance.
Leadership Crisis Challenge
Students playing the role of angry citizens "protest" a fictional water-contamination crisis as part of the 2017 Leadership Crisis Challenge, a 24-hour simulation in which U-M students tackle an ever-changing crisis situation. Read more about the graduate student challenge, which took place last week and was organized by the Sanger Leadership Center at the Stephen M. Ross School of Business. The undergraduate challenge will be March 23-24. (Photo by Lon Horwedel)
MLK keynote discussion
Journalist Amy Goodman (left) interviews actress, writer and producer Issa Rae during Monday's keynote event kicking off the 31st Annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium at Hill Auditorium. (Photo by Austin Thomason, Michigan Photography)
Reflections on MLK
As the university prepares to celebrate the Rev. Martin Luther King Day today with a variety of events that are part of the MLK Symposium, Vice Provost and Chief Diversity Officer Rob Sellers inaugurates a video blog in which he discusses the impact of the activities at U-M and chats about his own connection to the late civil rights leader.