Office of the Vice President for Global Communications

Monday, May 9, 2011

Photos from the 2011 Michigan Road Scholars tour

Road Scholars wrap up 12th annual traveling seminar in Detroit >


Above: The 2011 Road Scholars pose on the steps of the Michigan Capitol in Lansing on the first day of the tour.

Left: A U.S. Coast Guard swimmer demonstrates rescue equipment for Rie Suzuki, assistant professor of health professions and studies at UM-Flint, during a visit to the Coast Guard Air Station at Traverse City.


Road Scholars board a training ship at the Great Lakes Maritime Academy.


Above: Road Scholars learn about youth council activities for the Sault Ste Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians.

Right: Grand Traverse County Administrator Dennis Aloia talks about regional collaborations.



  A representative from Focus: Hope in Detroit (left) talks about its machinist training program with, from left, Susan Wortman, social work librarian at the Hatcher Graduate Library; Nicole Scholtz, spatial and numeric data librarian in the University Library; and David Bieri, assistant professor of urban planning.