University of Michigan

George Orson Welles (1915 - 1985) the American actor, writer, producer and director.   (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

U-M Obtains Unpublished Orson Welles Draft Memoir

The University of Michigan says a “very raw draft” of an unpublished Orson Welles memoir has joined its archives on the trailblazing filmmaker.

CBS Detroit–05/22/2015

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Ian Clemens’ Legacy: Family Kicks Off 300-Mile Bike Ride To Raise Scholarship Fund

The group is traveling from Ann Arbor to Mackinac Island, in memory a Ian Clemens — who had just started college at the University of Michigan when he passed away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2015

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U-M Regents Approve Design For $168 Million Sports Complex

The board acted on the athletic department’s schematic design for the 280,000-square-foot facility on Thursday afternoon at a meeting in Dearborn.

CBS Detroit–05/21/2015

Devin Gardner #98 of the Michigan Wolverines throws a first quarter pass while playing the Penn State Nittany Lions on October 11, 2014 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Report: Michigan Taking Bids From Adidas, Nike For New Apparel Deal

The University of Michigan took bids from both Nike and Adidas — the school’s current outfitter — to become the athletic department’s next long-term provider.

97.1 The Ticket–05/15/2015

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Report: Treetops Resort Ordered Guards To Ignore U-M Frat’s Rowdy, Destructive Behavior

Frat members reportedly mooned children, smashed light fixtures, urinated on carpets and broke furniture, among other things.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2015

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‘Project Gump': U-M Grad Plans Coast-To-Coast Run Over 100 Days

A University of Michigan nuclear engineering graduate is planning a run similar to part of one taken in the movie “Forrest Gump.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/07/2015

The Union Building on the campus of University of Michigan. (WWJ/Stephanie Davis)

Prosecutors Identify 3rd U-M Frat Member Charged In Vandalism

Managers estimate $430,000 in costs from the Jan. 17-18 vandalism.

CBS Detroit–04/20/2015

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U-M Law Students Get New Trial For Man Convicted Of Murder

Dawan Tyner has been in prison since 2007 for second-degree murder. But newly discovered evidence shows he wasn’t at the crime scene in 2005.

CBS Detroit–04/18/2015

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8 Arrested After Protesters Rush Tables At U-M Board Of Regents Meeting

Eight people were arrested at a protest that disrupted a University of Michigan Board of Regents meeting.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2015

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U-M Sticking With Plans To Show ‘American Sniper’ After Uproar; Harbaugh Weighs In With Support

The university has decided to show the Iraq war drama despite protests by dozens of students who complained about the film.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/09/2015

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