Image of University of Michigan

University of Michigan

The University of Michigan , frequently referred to simply as "Michigan," is a public research university in Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States. Founded in 1817 in Detroit as the 'Catholepistemiad', or University of Michigania, 20 years before the Michigan Territory became a state, the University of Michigan is the state's oldest university. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
University of Michigan has hosted 36 events in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was a 1961 Interview. The year with the most events was 1997 with four events. The year with the highest average number of views per video was 2011 with an average of 19,843 views per video. Most appearances with Raymond Wolfinger (2), Mary Sue Coleman (2). Most common tags: Commencement, Colleges & Universities, American Perspectives.

Recent Programs

  • Program Image

    Women in the Family of Man

    The first half of this broadcast is a historical sketch of women’s roles in various societies from ancient times to the 1970s, and the second…

  • Program Image

    How the World Sees Women

    This broadcast begins with a dramatic performance highlighting sexist quotes from well-known historical figures. Then one of the performers, a…

  • Program Image

    University of Michigan Commencement Address

    Governor Gretchen Whitmer (D-MI) delivered the 2019 University of Michigan commencement address. The former Michigan Senate…

  • Program Image

    Betty Ford

    Lisa McCubbin recounted the life of former first lady Betty Ford.

See all programs


    See all University of Michigan people