"I really enjoy the opportunity to not only provide that for students, but also to educate around what we could be doing better. It gives me the opportunity to provide for others what I wasn't afforded."
Tynishia Walker, on working at the Spectrum Center, where she is education and leadership program manager.
"Each year, new knowledge and treatments for diabetes and endocrine diseases are uncovered in many parts of the world."
Dr. Meng Tan, professor of internal medicine and editor-in-chief of Clinical Diabetes and Endocrinology
"This type of music creates a space where patients can start feeling better. All they need to do is relax and experience the healing effects of live acoustic music."
Greg Maxwell, certified music practitioner for the U-M Health System's Gifts of Art program
"I wanted to find out more about these men whose devotion, obsession and fandom for the actor stopped at nothing."
Joyojeet Pal, assistant professor of information, who invested his life savings in a documentary about fandom in India.
"It's not the degree that determines what you're going to do in life, but it's what you learn, what your passions are. It's how you use your skills and talents to make a difference."
Leon Howard III, program manager for the Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs.
"It's a pleasure to work with the young people and to see them succeed, and see where they are now. It's such an honor to realize that somehow I've had an effect on them."
David Brophy, professor of finance and director of the Center for Venture Capital and Private Equity Finance
"I like the writing and the editing the best, but I'll do whatever it takes to get something out there."
Brian Lillie, multimedia specialist for the School of Public Health, and an aspiring filmmaker.
"In a well-designed video game, you're engaged and constantly learning new things about the narrative and plot."
Barry Fishman, professor of information and education and co-creator of the learning management system GradeCraft.
"I have always been obsessed with food and cooking, and fell in love with the power of nutrition on health."
Lindsay Haas, registered dietitian and nutrition support specialist with Michigan Dining.
"I've been reading comics forever, so I've got a good feel for what's going to be worth getting for the collection."
David Carter, video game archivist, programming and reference librarian.