Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Monday, April 8, 2013

Scenes from a festive weekend

Dance for Mother Earth Powwow

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From the Grand Entry (below right) and throughout the afternoon, Crisler Center was filled with pageantry and Native American dancing and drumming Sunday at the 41st annual Dance for Mother Earth Powwow. Sunday was the second day of the event, which returned to Crisler this year. (Photos by Austin Thomason, Michigan Photography)

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The FoolMoon parade of luminaries moves through downtown Friday evening. (Photos by Daryl Marshke, Michigan Photography)

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Left: Sophie Kirchmeier holds her luminary waiting for the FoolMoon procession to begin at the U-M Museum of Art. Right: Gretchen Adrocie carries her vulture luminary.


U-M student Olivia Lloyd performs an interpretive dance in front of the FoolMoon crowd.