October 23, 2017
The UMich200 Fall Festival, which also coincides with the third and final President's Bicentennial Colloquium, will run Thursday through Saturday. Here is a list of stories about related activities. Click the headlines to read more.
At the third President's Bicentennial Colloquium, students will showcase their innovations that reimagine higher education, teaching and learning at U-M, and the future university experience.
A rundown of activities in the final bicentennial festival.
View a PDF version of a map showing where the festival activities will be located.
As the university closes out its bicentennial celebration, the UMich200 Fall Festival turns the spotlight on U-M's next 100 years with the Third Century Expo.
The iconic Rackham Building will come to life Friday night as the canvas for HAILstorm!, a nighttime display of 3-D projection mapping that celebrates the university's bicentennial.
A group of U-M students have embarked on a mission to send a time capsule into space for 100 years. The Michigan Bicentennial Archive will contain photos and a DNA experiment encoded with U-M's mission statement.
A puppet procession inspired by the Huron River and an art exhibition featuring a pop-up projection pavilion will be part of the many artistic attractions offered during the Fall Festival.
The Ann Arbor community will become a real-life classroom during the Feast of Ideas, an array of 20-minute talks by U-M faculty that will be free and open to the public.