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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:
The University of Michigan has 60 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first program was in a 1961, Interview with Ayn Rand. The year with the most videos was 1997 with four videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2011 with an average of 19,720 views per program. Most appearances with Raymond Wolfinger (2), Mary Sue Coleman (2). Most common tags: Commencement, Colleges & Universities, American Perspectives.

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    Women, Law and Politics

    This 1971 discussion with five women is on the topic of “Women, Law and Politics.” The panel included Rep. Martha Griffiths…

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    Social Entrepreneurship

    Jerry Greenfield talked about the origins of Ben and Jerry’s and the its goal of social responsibility. He spoke at the…

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    Female Slaves and the Law

    Professor Martha Jones talked about the mid-19th century court case of Celia, a female slave who killed her master after repeated…

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    U.S. Government Human Radiation Experiments

    University of Michigan History of Medicine Professor Dr. Joel Howell talked about U.S. Government Human Radiation Experiments during the…

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