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Apollo 15, Michigan and the Moon

41 years ago today, the Apollo 15 mission blasted off with its crew of Commander David R. Scott, Command Module Pilot Alfred M. Worden, Lunar Module Pilot James B. Irwin. All three astronauts on the all-Air Force crew attended the University…
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Michigan vs Michigan State Football Rivalry

It's rights for the title of the state, state champions, who's the best in the state, it's huge, big for the fans, big for the alumni and big for the players and coaches. ~Ryan Van Bergen, UM Defensive End This Saturday at 12 noon the University…
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MSU Spartans, UM Wolverines & Oakland Golden Grizzlies earn 2011 NCAA Tourney Bids!

Via Michigan in Pictures... Darius Morris by JS_Owens || MSU Basketball #10 by Blackbeard Ben || summit league championship by elishapage After weeks of uncertainty, the state of Michigan was rewarded with not one or two but three…
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The Water Semester at University of Michigan

“Water is the most critical resource issue of our lifetime and our children's lifetime. The health of our waters is the principal measure of how we live on the land.” ~ Luna Leopold Huron River by Ann279Our friends over at…
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Obama brings full house to the Big House (President Obama at the University of Michigan Commencement)

By Jacob Wheeler President Obama at Michigan Stadium photo by Sam Wolson/Michigan Daily (video below) ANN ARBOR —  President Barack Obama took a break from the constant political storms in Washington, D.C., to address the University…
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Happy Earth Day, Michigan

Happy Earth Day, Michigan! Tina's students took these photos. Over on Michigan in Pictures today we took a look at Michigan's ties to the first Earth Day. 2010 is the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day. In addition to a nice story detailing…
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Photo Friday: Tulips at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor) by cseeman

cseeman (Corey) is the Library Director at the Kresge Business Administration Library at the University of Michigan (Corey's homepage) You'll definitely want to check this photo out background bigalicious or in his cool Tulip slideshow.…
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Michigan and MSU both headed to the Big Dance

ballin' by Beth☮♥♬ With the 2009 Final Four taking place in Detroit, it's probably fitting that both the University of Michigan Wolverines and Michigan State Spartans have received NCAA Basketball Tournament bids It's…
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Rollercoaster Wednesday

MSU College of Human Medicine by Eridony Going up The New York Times reports that in the midst of the darkest economic times Michigan has seen in decades, the University of Michigan is spending billions to grow with nearly three million…
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Michigan Books: War as They Knew It: Woody Hayes, Bo Schembechler, and America in a Time of Unrest by Michael Rosenberg

War as They Knew It: Woody Hayes, Bo Schembechler, and America in a Time of Unrest by Michael Rosenberg (Grand Central Publishing) -- The greatest years of the storied football rivalry between the University of Michigan and Ohio State University…
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Social vs Antisocial Monday

Social! The Detroit Pistons have launched a new social network called Posting Up. It's a place where fans can network and share blogs, photos, videos and their love of the Pistons. Antisocial! The annual UM/Ohio State game has lost some…