In the office of Dorceta Taylor, professor of environmental justice at the University of Michigan, a poster of the University's 2013 Martin Luther King Jr. Symposium at which she gave a speech titled “Race, Poverty, and Access to Food in America” hangs.
A project created by Christopher Ruf, professor of atmospheric science and electrical engineering at the University of Michigan, will culminate with the launch of a $151 million Cyclone Global Navigation Satellite System Dec. 12.
Saturday, more than 1,100 students, faculty and members of the community visited the University of Michigan Museums of Natural History and Paleontology to see the skeleton of the Bristle Mammoth that was excavated in Chelsea, Mich. last year.
Author Mimi Baird visited the University of Michigan on Thursday to discuss her new book, “He Wanted the Moon” and to talk about the legacy of her father, Perry Baird — a Harvard-educated physician who suffered from severe bipolar disorder and eventually died in his mid-50s.