Michigan in the World features exhibitions of research conducted by undergraduate students about the history of the University of Michigan and its relationships beyond its borders. The project was made possible through funding from the University of Michigan History Department and the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies, with additional support from Lisa and Timothy J. Sloan. The Resistance and Revolution team consists of:
Obadiah is from Ayer, MA. He is a double major in History and International Studies with a concentration in Political Economy and Development. He plans to graduate in May 2016.
Maria is from Troy, MI. She is a double major in Political Science and History with a focus in Urban Studies. She plans to graduate in May 2016 and will attend law school in Fall 2016.
Chris is from San Clemente, CA. He is a double major in Political Science and History with a focus in 20th Century American Political History. He plans on graduating in May 2016.
Andreea is from Kentwood, MI. She is a double major in History and Political Science with a concentration in the Civil Rights Movement. She plans on graduating in May 2016 and pursuing a career in immigration advocacy.
Kevin is from Greenwich, CT. Graduating from University of Michigan in the Spring of 2015 as a Political Science and History double major, he will return to University of Michigan in the Summer of 2015 to pursue a Masters of Education.
Matthew Lassiter is Associate Professor of History and Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Michigan. Resistance and Revolution was developed by students in Professor Lassiter's History 497 course (January-April 2015) and developed in conjunction with the Michigan in the World project.
Gregory is administrator of the Eisenberg Institute for Historical Studies and serves as the web liaison for Michigan in the World.