March 21, 2022
Wallenberg Fellow to research realities of exploited Rwandan women, girls
Graduating senior Chloe Hale has been named the 2022 Raoul Wallenberg Fellow. The award will allow her to spend the next year exploring how health crises affect the education of women and girls in Rwanda.
March 31, 2021
Wallenberg Fellow eyes health care research in Dominican Republic
Darius Moore, an LSA senior, is the winner of the $25,000 Raoul Wallenberg Fellowship Award for 2021. He plans to investigate the impacts of intersectional stigma on health care access among minoritized groups in the Dominican Republic.
November 20, 2019
Wallenberg medalist says her subjects are the courageous ones
Filmmaker and journalist Safa Al Ahmad, the recipient of the university’s 2019 Wallenberg Medal, says the subjects who entrust their stories to her are the ones showing true acts of courage.
June 27, 2019
Wallenberg Medal goes to journalist, documentarian Safa Al Ahmad
Safa Al Ahmad, a Saudi Arabian journalist and documentary filmmaker, will receive U-M’s 2019 Wallenberg Medal. She will deliver the Wallenberg Lecture on Nov. 19 at Rackham Auditorium.
April 26, 2019
Wallenberg Fellow to work with sexual assault survivors in Ethiopia
Carly Marten is the 2019 recipient of U-M’s Wallenberg Fellowship, given each spring to a graduating senior with exceptional accomplishment for service to the public good.
November 15, 2018
Youths speak out against gun violence at Wallenberg ceremony
Two youth groups working to curb gun violence — B.R.A.V.E. and March For Our Lives — shared their stories of activism after receiving U-M’s 2018 Raoul Wallenberg Medal.
September 14, 2018
Youth groups advocating against gun violence to receive Wallenberg Medal
Two youth advocacy groups that are focused on ending gun violence in their communities — B.R.A.V.E. Youth Leaders and March For Our Lives — will be awarded U-M’s 2018 Wallenberg Medal.
March 22, 2018
Wallenberg Fellow to study whether mobile phones ease poverty
U-M’s 2018 Wallenberg Fellowship recipient Meagan Malm plans to study the role mobile phones play in reducing poverty in Tanzania.
November 2, 2016
Lawyer, activist Bryan Stevenson to receive Wallenberg Medal
U-M’s 2016-17 Wallenberg Medal will be awarded March 7 to civil rights lawyer and social justice activist Bryan Stevenson, who will also give the 25th Wallenberg Lecture.
July 14, 2015
Author and activist Masha Gessen to receive Wallenberg Medal
Russian and American journalist, author and activist Masha Gessen will receive the 2015 Wallenberg Medal and deliver the 24th Wallenberg Lecture on Nov. 3.