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May 24, 2017

President's Bicentennial Colloquia

January 30, 2017

Sotomayor, Baer discuss community at bicentennial colloquium

At the first President's Bicentennial Colloquium, U.S. Justice Sonia Sotomayor and German Justice Susanne Baer discussed how respect and compromise can create and strengthen community, stressed the importance of developing diversity in higher education, and urged students to understand the law.  

October 31, 2016

Bicentennial exhibits

Groups across the campus are planning bicentennial events of all styles and formats, from dance and art to photo exhibitions, scholarly colloquia and national conferences. The following plans are a sampling, with more to come as 2017 draws closer.

October 5, 2016

Justice Sotomayor, German Justice Baer to be part of bicentennial

The University of Michigan celebrates its bicentennial with a January 2017 colloquium that features two of the world's leading jurists and legal scholars whose pioneering visions for justice have transformed the United States and German court systems.

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