Listen In, Michigan
About This Show
Michigan Today is published online 10 times/year by University of Michigan News, and emailed to about 300,000 readers around the world.
Michigan Today is one of several alumni publications produced by U-M. Each school and college offers publications for its graduates, and the U-M Alumni Association sends its magazine, Michigan Alumnus, to paid members. Michigan Today fits into this mix as the one publication to address all alumni regardless of their school or association affiliation. We try to speak to the entire alumni community, and to connect our readers across disciplines.
Most Recent Episode
Listen in, Michigan- Episode 17: Object Lessons
Nov 16 17
"Listen In, Michigan" is an audio storytelling feature brought to you by the online alumni magazine, Michigan Today. From historical features and alumni dispatches to campus news and provocative opinions,"Listen In, Michigan" will entertain and inform, helping to keep you connected to the University of Michigan — today. In this episode we explore U-M's vast array of "preserved objects" housed in its 20 distinct museums, libraries, and collections. Our guests are Kerstin Barndt, associate professor of German and museum studies, and Carla Sinopoli, professor of anthropology and curator of Asian archaeology and ethnology in the Museum of Anthropological Archaeology, and director of the museum studies program at U-M. They recently released a new book titled "Object Lessons & the Formation of Knowledge: The University of Michigan Museums, Libraries & Collections 1817-2017." Read more at michigantoday.umich.edu.