1. Changing a Social World, One Hashtag at a Time

    “You, Class of 2014, are our collective hopes as a society. With your dreams and discoveries, you will change the world.” President Mary Sue Coleman #MGoGrad The collective theme of Saturday’sRead More

  2. #5Things You Need to Know in Social Ed:2

    Edition 2: May 2, 2014 Snapchat adds more “Chat” to it’s “Snap” Yesterday Snapchat announced it’s biggest platform redesign to date. The popular image application has evolved from disappearing 10-second imagesRead More

  3. Things We Learned at the University of Michigan

    Throughout your time as a UMich student you learn plenty of lessons in the classroom on multiple subjects to help prepare for your future. However, the University of Michigan hasRead More

  4. Commencement Spotlight: Mary Barra

    She ranked No. 1 on Fortune magazines’s list of “50 Most Powerful Women in Business,” and 35th among Forbes magazine’s “World’s 100 Most Powerful Women.” Last week, she joined theRead More

  5. What To Expect From Your Career Services Advisers

    The Chronicle of Higher Education spoke with several Career Services Advisers, including Amy Homkes-Hayes from UMich! Find out what you can expect from a career services appointment: By Julie Miller Vick andRead More

  6. Commencement Gets #Social

    What to expect from #MgoGrad

  7. What is an Honorary Degree?

    At each commencement, the University recognizes accomplished individuals from varying fields, whether it’s law, biology, performing arts, public service, or business, by awarding and presenting the scholars with honorary degrees.Read More

  8. #5 Things You Need To Know in Social

    Edition 1: April 25, 2014   Few things move at a faster pace than Social Media, in fact I remember speaking in a session one day and saying “while I’mRead More

  9. Utilizing Social Media in Your Job Search

    As commencement nears, all graduating seniors are likely thinking about the same thing: finding a job. Whether you’re thinking of moving out of state or staying close by, utilizing socialRead More

  10. Guest Post: Engaging the Next Generation

    We’re very excited to share our first guest blog post! If you or someone you know is interested in being featured on, Submit your content or ideas to

  11. Infographics

    Infographics: The Rise of Artistic Data When most people think of data, the last thing that probably comes to mind is artistic expression. In fact, it may be hard toRead More

  12. Instagram

    No longer is Instagram reserved for #Selfies or yummy restaurant photos. Major brands, including the University of Michigan, are actively maintaining presences on the platform in order to tell aRead More

  13. University of Michigan “Links” In

    Learn more about how to use Linkedin!

  14. Successful Analytics

    When managing and creating content for multiple Social Media platforms, what determines your success? How do you know if you’re doing it right? Due to its low cost and accessibilityRead More

  15. Off The Court: Q+A with Jalen Rose

    A Leader and Best, Making a Difference in Education: Most know Jalen Rose as the former Fab Five Michigan Basketball star turned NBA player, but off the court, Rose hasRead More

  16. Celebrating President Mary Sue Coleman

    Today, the University Record published a special edition honoring President Coleman. Read the stories here.  

  17. Show Us Your Best #Selfie – UofMichigan Joins Snapchat!

    Utilized by 77% of college students daily, on February 26th, the University of Michigan launched a presence on the budding platform (username: uofmichigan), seizing a unique opportunity to build an audience, strengthen our creativity and connect with students in a unique and fun way.

  18. At a Glance: #UMsocial 2013 Recap

    2013 was an exciting year for the University of Michigan, and even more exciting in social media!

  19. #UMsocial is Seeking a Graphic Design Intern!

    Calling all #UMich graphic designers – the #UMsocial team is looking for a graphic design intern! This internship will provide real-world experience in social media management, strategic development, and operational graphics and video production for social media.

  20. Alumni Spotlight: Mike Mikho of Big Fuel

    If you’re interested in social media and content creation, chances are that you’ve heard of Big Fuel, a New York-based social media and branded content company. Using the tagline “from contentRead More

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