In the first exhibition of its kind, U-M's Kelsey Museum of Archaeology will bring together artifacts from 1920s and '30s excavations in Egypt, as well as selections from the largest papyrology collection in North America, housed at the U-M Library.
The new generation of Hong Kong democracy activists is the focus of the documentary film “Lessons in Dissent,” which has been called a kaleidoscopic, visceral experience.
When in Rome, did Jews do as the Romans did?
The texts of the first printed editions of Shakespeare, Chaucer and Milton, as well as lesser-known titles from the early modern era, can now be freely read by anyone with an Internet connection.
How Buddhism connects Chinese and Indian culture and history is well recognized. In comparison, the musical connection between the two civilizations is not as well known. Chinese music history and theory readily acknowledge Indian influences.
"My Favorite Art Teacher," by Donald Calloway.
As part of the U-M's 29th celebration of the annual MLK Symposium, the School of Education will host First Wave Hip Hop and Urban Arts Learning Community for its inaugural performance at U-M.
Former Homeland Security Secretary and current University of California President Janet Napolitano will present “Public Service and Politics,” the Citi Foundation Lecture from 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Power Center for the Performing Arts.
Designers, heath care researchers and African scholars at U-M will work in teams this month to generate creative responses to critical areas of the ongoing Ebola crisis in West Africa.
Ambassador Ronald N. Weiser and Eileen L. Weiser have made a $50 million gift to the University of Michigan.
"Chasing the Cherubim: Snowflake Paper Cuttings" by Dr. Thomas L. Clark.
Matthaei Botanical Gardens joins museums on campus in presenting holiday period activities for faculty, staff and the general public.
Texts, tweets, emails and more social media demand more and more of our attention and action. The information keeps coming in waves — or is it a tsunami?
The University Musical Society and the New York Philharmonic have announced an ambitious five-year residency partnership, beginning with concerts and activities in October 2015.
“Letters & Leaves, A Holiday Exhibit at Matthaei Botanical Gardens” Nov. 29-Jan. 4 celebrates how nature inspires poetry through writing activities, a nature photography exhibit, and holiday decorated trees and faerie houses in the Matthaei conservatory.
Admission is free. Activities include:
The rise and fall of a vital commercial hub is the focus of the program “Detroit Chene Street History Project: A Conversation with Marian Krzyzowski, Deborah Dash Moore and Karen Majewski.”
“Suspended Moments: Photographs from the David S. Rosen Collection,” through Feb. 15 in the U-M Museum of Art, is a tribute to the late Dr. Rosen as a U-M educator and artist, and also examines his collection of still life photography.
The works of two local artists who passionately oppose wolf hunting in Michigan went on display Monday at the School of Natural Resources and Environment, one day before voters across the state cast ballots on the issue.
Internationally celebrated author and activist Alice Walker will deliver the annual Zora Neale Hurston Lecture, presented by the University of Michigan Department of Afroamerican and African Studies and the U-M Center for the Education of Women.
The talk will take place 5:30-7 p.m. Nov. 5 at Hill Auditorium.