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February 16, 2019

Multimedia Features

January 22, 2019

2019 MLK Symposium keynote

Julia Putnam (center) makes a point during a question-and-answer session with fellow MLK Symposium keynote speaker Tim Wise, and moderated by Bridge Magazine reporter Chastity Pratt. The session followed remarks by Putnam and Wise at the Keynote Memorial Lecture for U-M’s 33rd annual Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium. (Photo by Daryl Marshke, Michigan Photography)

January 21, 2019

Community care

This is Michigan | Making Healthcare More Accessible

Twice a week, dozens of low-income Livingston County residents in need of medical care visit U-M’s Student-Run Free Clinic. More than 500 patients are seen each year for regular checkups, sick visits, x-rays, and lab and other diagnostic tests at no charge. This video explores how the clinic is a safety net for the community.

January 18, 2019

Making Blue go

B&F Purpose Project 2018

As they go about their daily routines, students may not be aware of the myriad behind-the-scenes work to support their U-M experience. To provide a better understanding, and as their way of saying “thank you,” two interns in the chief financial officer’s office put together this video focusing — through the eyes of students — on the many ways staff help “make Blue go.”

January 17, 2019

Frog takes first

In the race to the photo finish, an amphibian hopped to the lead of the Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology’s Photographer at Large Contest. This photo by doctoral student John David Curlis, titled “King of the Mountain: The Exquisite Spike-thumb Frog (Plectrohyla exquisita),” won first place and was shot at Cusuco National Park, Honduras. Read about the other finalists, and check out a gallery of all the entries.