The Michigan Outreach Directory (MOD) is designed to help you find information about the University of Michigan’s many outreach projects, summer/special programs and services that benefit lives and communities throughout the state of Michigan.

It is maintained by the Office of State Outreach within the Office of the Vice President for Government Relations. Each listing gives a description of the program and provides website links and contact information for further details.

Search or Browse over 400 entries including a separate list of Summer / Special Programs.

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U-M Museum of Natural History (UMMNH)

The Museum of Natural History presents exhibits on prehistoric life (including the largest collection of dinosaurs in Michigan), Michigan wildlife, anthropology, geology, and astronomy in addition to seasonally changing planetarium shows. Educational programs include guided tours, Discovery Days, exhibit openings, lectures, and special events. Over 100,000 people visit the Museum annually, including more than 28,000 school children in groups.

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