For over 30 years artist, U-M alum and Seattle resident Buster Simpson has engaged major infrastructure projects deploying an aesthetic embracing poetic utility in the public realm. Simpson works with the sites contextual resources, engages social actions, and sustainable opportuities. Humor and rich metaphors distinguish his work, with many of his deceptively simple sculptures offering social and ecological engagements and solutions to real problems.
Save the Date for a UW Football Game this Fall!
Dr. Chiyo Ishikawa, Seattle Art Museum’s Curator of European Painting and Sculpture, and U-M alumna, has graciously agreed to provide a group of 30 lucky U-M alums with a tour of the exciting new SAM exhibition “Victorian Radicals: From the Pre-Raphaelites to the Arts and Crafts Movement.”
The works of the men and women presented in the exhibition illustrate a spectrum of avant-garde practices of the Victorian period and demonstrate Britain’s first modern art response to industrialization.
Hope you can join us for our picnic at Carkeek Park! U-M Alumni and prospective Wolverines of all ages are welcome! The club will be providing food and drink, and we’ll have activities as well! We have a beautiful location overlooking the water, with nearby trails and play areas for younger children. . E-mail Michael Roberto if any questions.
Come on down to Buckley’s on Queen Anne to mix and mingle with fellow U-M and other Big Ten alums and enjoy some friendly camaraderie and excitement about the upcoming football season. Be sure to wear your Maize’n Blue! See you there!
Ramon Mendez graduated from Ross in 2011 with a Master of Supply Chain Management and as a Tauber Institute Fellow. He’s a US Army Reserve Veteran who moved from Puerto Rico to Ann Arbor to pursue his graduate studies, and says that “it was amazing to find so many smart and caring people from all over the world sharing their lives and working together.”
Join your fellow Wolverines to watch the Detroit Tigers playing the Seattle Mariners. Should be a fun afternoon at the ball park!
We have reserved a block of 100 seats at special group prices.
- AAUM Members: $12
- Non-Members: $14
- Current U-M Students: $12
Just login with your U-M uniqname to obtain your discount, if you qualify for one.