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September 21, 2018


August 13, 2018

Yoga, Zumba and more taking over Big House on Sept. 28

U-M faculty and staff are invited to participate in “Be Well in the Big House,” a free fitness event Sept. 28, sponsored by MHealthy and featuring various activities on and off the Michigan Stadium field. 

August 13, 2018

Social work professor’s bridal shop helps those living with cancer

Barb Hiltz understands the healing power of a wedding dress. As co-founder of The Brides Project in Ann Arbor, Hiltz, clinical assistant professor of social work, collects donated wedding dresses and sells them at a heavy discount to brides. Proceeds go toward the Cancer Support Community of Greater Ann Arbor.

August 13, 2018

Angell’s diplomatic journey to China

U-M President James Burrill Angell once played a crucial role in negotiating two treaties with China — an immigration treaty at the behest of the U.S. government, and a second trade treaty drafted by the Chinese, which in part enacted an absolute ban on Chinese-American commerce in opium.