STORIES OF IMPACT

New scholarship to support grad students from Middle East and North Africa

Inspired by his own time in Ann Arbor, U-M alumnus Hamed Alajlan(BSEIO ’78) helped establish the Arab Alumni Scholarship Fund to aid current graduate...
Published 9.27.2022

Game Changers

U-M alumnae Andrea Joyce (AB ’76), of NBC, and Tracy Wolfson (AB ’97), of CBS, talk about their sports broadcasting careers, the importance of Title IX,...
Published 9.13.2022

Schools of the future

Despite the problems facing education, Elizabeth Birr Moje, dean of the School of Education, believes that out of turbulence and disruption can come...
Published 9.13.2022

‘Lift as we climb’

Celebrating the impact of Black philanthropy at...
Published 8.29.2022

Saving our pleasant peninsula

Michigan’s great outdoors is being threatened by climate change. Here’s what U-M researchers are doing to help track, slow, and stop its...
Published 7.12.2022

5 tips to grow your garden

U-M’s Campus Farm Program Manager Jeremy Moghtader talks about sustainable food sources and how you can create a flourishing garden this summer....
Published 7.12.2022

An adventure abroad

Julia Gray (LSA Class of 2022) had always dreamed of traveling to Iceland and expanding her understanding of an unfamiliar culture. As a U-M student, that...
Published 7.12.2022

Family honors Dr. W.E. Upjohn by naming U-M Peony Garden 100 years after his original gift

In 1922, W. E. Upjohn gave a gift of peonies to U-M that would become what is now the Nichols Arboretum Peony Garden. Now, his family has come together on the...
Published 7.12.2022

Raising a toast to a fighting spirit

Miles DiGiannantonio was born with a fighting spirit. After three months in the NICU, he came home without oxygen assistance. But at just 20 months old, he...
Published 7.12.2022

Introducing the D-SIP Class of 2022!

The Development Summer Internship Program (D-SIP) welcomes our 16th cohort this year. We are pleased to bring back “in-person” Professional Development...
Published 5.10.2022

Supporting our troops

With philanthropic support, U-M’s Veteran & Military Services provides scholarships, peer mentoring, emergency financial assistance, academic workshops,...
Published 5.10.2022

‘We’re all in this together’

For Audrey Yung (Engineering Class of 2024), the Hong Kong Alumni Scholarship not only aids with tuition—it also makes her feel at home from half a world...
Published 5.2.2022