Intergroup Relations

Alumni: Staying In Touch With IGR After Graduation

IGR Alumni often want to know how they can stay in touch with our work after they graduate. We are always happy when we get this question- we want to stay in touch with you too! 

We have compiled a list of several ways you can connect to the current work we are doing. Please email deepali(at) if you have any questions or need any more specific information!

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11th Annual Gurin Awards Winners (2014)

IGR was proud to present the Patricia Gurin Certificate of Merit to the following graduating seniors on Thursday, May 1:

Ronye Craft, Megan Fisher, Aliza Anis Hirani, Loren Lee, Blake Mackie, Melissa Manley, Eric Nagy, Ciarra Ross, Maja Tosic, Ozi K. Uduma, Jubek Yongo-Bure

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Alumni Voices: Sharon Jacobs

This is the first in a series of “Alumni Voices” articles from IGR. The aim of the series is to provide alumni with a space to share their stories, and their journey from being an IGR student to where they are in their lives currently.

Sharon Jacobs

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Alumni Spotlight: Joe Person

Joe Person’s passion for IGR began when he enrolled in a dialogue on sexual orientation during his second-year in the winter of 2004. Before graduating from U-M in 2006 with a BA in English Literature, he completed the IGR training program for dialogue facilitation. Following graduation, Joe joined the IGR team full-time serving as the Program Assistant for over two years and in 2011 he earned his Master’s degree in Public Policy from U-M. He currently works as a Research Associate & Project Evaluator for the American Institutes for Research (AIR) in Chicago.
Photo - Left to right: Joe Person, Ixta Rosa, Kendra Hentschel, Nitesh Singh

Alumni: Change Your Contact Information with U-M

Not getting as many updates from your alma mater as you think you should be? Missing out on alumni information and activities?


If so, you can verify and/or update your contact information with U-M here.


Changes made on the page listed above will be made in all official U-M records.

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