University of Michigan
News for Faculty and Staff

March 20, 2018


March 19, 2018

Book burning

A group called Advocates for Medical Information burned J. Robert Willson's textbook on the Diag in the spring of 1973. (Photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily)

March 12, 2018

Elizabeth Crosby

Elizabeth Crosby giving a lecture on neuroanatomy. (Photo courtesy of Bentley Historical Library)

March 5, 2018

Aunt Ruth

Ruth Buchanan, pictured in her garden. As seen here, she often wore her esteemed Emblem of Honor over her heart. (Photo courtesy of Bentley Historical Library)

February 12, 2018

Negro-Caucasian Club

A 1927 photo of the Negro-Caucasian Club, one of the first of its kind in the country. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

February 5, 2018

Unicorn in the Garden

Students would have undoubtedly been amused at this Michigan Daily vignette recounting the unicorn in the garden of the dean of the Law School. (Photo courtesy of The Michigan Daily)

January 22, 2018

Called by the bell

A peal of five bells installed in the west tower of U-M’s library in December 1883 replaced an earlier bell that was used to call students to class. (Photo courtesy of the Bentley Historical Library)

January 15, 2018

Michigan hockey's heritage

Joseph Barss (center) in military garb, posing with his parents before heading to the front in World War I. (Photo courtesy of the Barss family)

October 20, 2017

Crossing the medical frontier

In 1869, the University of Michigan turned a former professor's house into a hospital. (Photo courtesy of the U-M Millennium Project)


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