Giving Thanks by Giving Back

November 26, 2013

By Dave Brandon  | Courtesy, Brandon’s Blog

What wins championships — offense or defense? The question has been around the sport of football since the beginning of time.

Here at Michigan, players on both sides of the ball are talented and understand that to be successful on and off the field, they must work toward a goal greater than for one’s self.

Michigan Moustaches for Men’s Health: Selman Remembers Grandfather

November 14, 2013


For the past five years, Justin Selman has put the initials “A.S.” on the tape at the end of his stick to honor Aaron Scheidlinger, his maternal grandfather.

Let’s Go Do: U-M Student-Athletes Committed to Community Service

November 13, 2013

By Barbara Cossman | Courtesy

“Have you heard the joke about the fish and water? So there’s this young fish swimming around in the sea and an older fish comes around and says, ‘How’s the water today?’ The young fish says, ‘What’s water?’ It’s essentially asking the question of what’s in your environment that you don’t even realize.”

This, in a nutshell, is what community service is all about, and University of Michigan men’s soccer senior Ezekiel Harris gets it.

Victors for Michigan Tailgate

November 13, 2013

On Saturday, November 9th Michigan Athletics hosted supporters to celebrate the launch of our Victors for Michigan Campaign.

Annual Army vs Navy Wheelchair Basketball Game

November 11, 2013

On Sunday, November 10th, the lights in Crisler Arena were on as some of America’s heroes put their skills to the test in the Annual Army vs Navy Wheelchair Basketball game.

A Bold Vision for Victors for Michigan

November 11, 2013

When University of Michigan president Mary Sue Coleman officially announced the $4 billion “Victors for Michigan” fundraising campaign on Thursday (Nov.

U-M Launches Victors for Michigan Fundraising Campaign

November 7, 2013

The University of Michigan publicly launched its most ambitious fundraising campaign of $4 billion—the largest effort in the history of public higher education.

The goal for the Victors for Michigan campaign, the sixth one undertaken by U-M, was announced Thursday at a news conference.

U-M Announces Michigan Moustaches for Men’s Health Initiative

November 1, 2013

• Player Photos 

ANN ARBOR, Mich. — The University of Michigan ice hockey team announced an initiative for the month of November called Michigan Moustaches for Men’s Health.

A Night of Student-Athlete Networking

November 1, 2013

On Monday, October 28, the Office of Alumni Engagement hosted a Student-Athlete Networking Event. The event invited 25 student-athlete alumni back to campus to provide guidance to current student-athletes as they prepare for life after sports.