April 14, 2022

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Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month closes with black-tie gala, oral histories and storytelling

Wednesday night, the Office of Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs hosted a black-tie gala to close out this year’s Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. Students, faculty and U-M community members gathered at the University of Michigan Museum of Art for a festive night celebrating AA&PI culture and history. Read on to learn more about the theme of this year’s celebration, “Are You Listening? Oral Histories and Storytelling from AA&PI Communities.”

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General Motors CEO Mary Barra shares her leadership journey and visions for the future

The Ross School of Business hosted General Motors CEO Mary Barra to discuss her tenure as the leader of GM and her vision for the future. Read on to hear what Barra spoke about and her advice for the attendees.

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Five UMich students receive prestigious 2022 Goldwater Scholarship

Five UMich students won one of the nation’s top awards for sophomores and juniors pursuing research careers in STEM. These students make the University one of the top recipients of Goldwater Scholarships this year. Read on to learn more about these five students and the research they conduct.

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Photo Essay: Shoes on campus

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The nostalgification of pop culture: our inevitable return to the 2000s

Bring the beat back… or the decade. MiC Columnist Jameel Baksh observes the similarities between pop culture today and that of the 2000s. Baksh not only explains how these two eras are similar, but also how the current social and political climates lead to pop culture’s return to the 2000s.

Sixteen little things that have made me happy

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The secret fetishization of mixed race identities

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