In the first exhibition of its kind, U-M's Kelsey Museum of Archaeology will bring together artifacts from 1920s and '30s excavations in Egypt, as well as selections from the largest papyrology collection in North America, housed at the U-M Library.
James Craig Watson was the University of Michigan's "brightest son."
That's what President Henry Simmons Frieze said of the gifted 19th century astronomer.
Watson discovered 22 asteroids between 1863-77. He drew honors from around the world, including a Lalande gold medal from the French Academy of Sciences.
A major milestone is in sight for the faculty, students, alumni and staff of the Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy: the school will celebrate its 100th anniversary this weekend.