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July 22, 2019

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April 12, 2019

Trotter Center opening

Campus leaders, alumni and others gathered Thursday for a ceremony opening the new location of the William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center on South State Street on Central Campus. Click here or on the photo for a full listing of those cutting a ceremonial ribbon, and more images from the event. (Photo by Eric Bronson, Michigan Photography)

April 11, 2019

Engaging with the museum

Michigan Minds: Public Engagement Built into the DNA of the New U-M Museum of Natural History

When the U-M Museum of Natural History reopens in its new location Sunday, visitors will notice more than new displays and features. They will find many more opportunities to connect directly with scientists, researchers and students. In this video episode of Michigan Minds, museum director Amy Harris and assistant director for education Kira Berman explain how public engagement is built into the DNA of the new museum.

April 10, 2019

Discussing carbon neutrality

President Mark Schlissel took questions from the campus community Tuesday about U-M’s efforts to work toward carbon neutrality and help others in the region cut their carbon emissions. The special public session at Rackham Auditorium was sponsored by the President’s Commission on Carbon Neutrality and was moderated by Jonathan Overpeck (left), dean of the School for Environment and Sustainability. (Photo by Roger Hart, Michigan Photography)

April 9, 2019

‘The Grand Canyon’

“The Grand Canyon,” by Bailey Yonkman, a freshman in the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, is the first-place winner in the final As I See It competition of the school year. As I See It, sponsored by Arts at Michigan, is a series of arts contests for the campus community that take place periodically throughout the year. View the other winners and finalists in the recent photo contest.

April 8, 2019

Wall of diversity

Visitors to the William Monroe Trotter Multicultural Center’s new home on Central Campus will be greeted by a main stairway lined with more than 500 photos of current U-M students, an illustration of the student body’s diversity. That is just one of the many features that will be unveiled at the center during a celebration of its opening on Thursday. (Photo by Daryl Marshke, Michigan Photography)