• Learning from Brazil's Success

    Brazil has a world-leading network of "milk banks" collecting donated breast milk from mothers and providing it to babies in need. U-M physicians and other health professionals recently visited the South American nation to see what they could learn from the Brazilian model.

    Read about the trip

  • Spreading the Entrepreneurial Spirit

    The world's largest student pitch competition is spreading the spirit of entrepreneurship beyond Michigan. The 1,000 Pitches contest, which began at U-M seven years ago, has grown to six campuses across the country. More than 7,500 ideas were gathered this year.

    Read about the 1,000 pitches contest

  • The World is our Classroom

    U-M has climbed to No. 6 in an annual ranking of higher education institutions with the most students studying abroad in 2012-13. There were 2,365 students studying overseas, a 15-percent increase from the previous period.

    More about the Open Doors Report

  • Give Blue!

    Tuesday, Dec. 2 is U-M's first-ever, 24-hour day of giving. Giving Blueday is an opportunity for everyone who loves Michigan to join together to support students, transform lives, shape the world and make great things happen.

    More about Giving Blueday

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