MStaff200 urges staff to volunteer their talents, service, photos


The MStaff200 bicentennial event planning committee invites staff members to volunteer by Feb. 28 to share their talents, service interests or photos at the event.

Designed to recognize staff members’ essential role in the university’s impact over the years, MStaff200 will take place June 27 from 11:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. and will include exhibits and live performances on the Diag and Ingalls Mall.

All active, temporary and retired staff members on the Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Flint campuses and Michigan Medicine and their families are invited. Faculty, students and members of the community are also welcome.

Ways to get involved include:

• Apply by Feb. 28 to share creative talents or community service interests.

• Submit original photos of staff members at work for the MStaff200 bicentennial calendar photo contest by Feb. 28.

• Volunteer to help on the day of the event.



  1. Marushka Baoh
    on January 27, 2017 at 4:18 am

    I would love to exhibit pieces of painting and drawings of mine. Will there be a minimum number of piece required? Would people be able to leave with some of these pieces?

    • Tina Jordan
      on January 27, 2017 at 12:27 pm

      Hi, Marushka!

      We have such incredible staff at U-M and the MSTAFF200 event is a great opportunity for staff to showcase their talents. To be considered as a participant, please sign up at this website:

      Selling goods/services is not permitted at the event, but you are welcome to hand out business cards or other materials to those interested.

  2. Deb Richards
    on January 27, 2017 at 7:50 am

    I would be glad to volunteer for 1-2 hours during the day

    • Tina Jordan
      on January 27, 2017 at 12:37 pm

      Hi, Deb!

      Thank you for offering to help at the event. We look forward to having you on the team! Please email us at so we can get you signed up to help.

  3. Bett Weston
    on January 27, 2017 at 8:56 am

    I submitted an email some time ago that I would be happy to volunteer on the day but hadn’t heard anything back.

    • Jordan Tina Jordan
      on January 27, 2017 at 12:31 pm

      My goodness, Bett. I am so sorry! Somehow we missed your email. It would be great to have you on the MSTAFF200 team. If you would be so kind as to email us again at, we’ll be sure to respond and will get you on board.

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