Deceptively peaceful from the outside, East Quad is the venue for many activities

Drama class in the RC Keene Theater

Empowering Communities through Creative Expression

Ken Mikolowski and Warren Hecht - RC creative writing instructors

Live where you learn

Members of the Sustainification Forum (Sustainability + Beautification) discuss the value of locally grown foods with EQ Chef Buzz

Personalize your studies

Political action through performance

Printmaking - one of many studio arts classes at the RC

Professor Helen Fox's first year seminar class, Unteaching Racism, solicit feedback from the RC community

RC Associate Director and Director of RC Academic Advising, Jennifer Myers, discusses academic options with a student

RC Music Program Head, Katri Ervamaa teaches music theory

RC Sustainability Forum students visit a local farm

RC classes focus on writing and discussion

RC faculty attending April commencement ceremony

RC graduates perform at RC commencement ceremony.

RC intensive language study facilitates participation in the many U-M sponsored study abroad programs

RC professors challenge you to rise to your potential

RC staff Charlie Murphy laughs with graduates at the commencement ceremony

RC students receive written evaluations as well as grades in RC classes

Reading in Greene Lounge

Sato-sensei teaches hiragana in Intensive Japanese I

Students from beginner to advanced levels are involved in RC studio arts classes

Students learn practical skills and engage in community projects at the same time

Students study together in the East Quad courtyard

Study in Detroit for a semester

The RC also offers a minor in Drama, Text-to-Performance

The RC offers intensive study in six languages

The RC offers many venues in which to practice and display your skills

The RC sponsors many community engagement programs

U-M students display their creativity

hosts student installations as well as those of visiting artists

Here's what's happening - right now - at the RC

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RC student Hannah Levine wins $1000 donation for the RC

Hannah Levine Twitter Selfor for $1K

Hannah Levine, a junior in the RC, participated in one of the ten #GivingBlueday social media challenges on twitter: "Snap a selfie showing how happy giving makes you!" She was then randomly selected as the winner of this challenge, and won $1000 for the RC!

Tweeted Hannah: (Residential College) makes UM so great it makes me wanna take awkward selfies for #GivingBlueday; to which came the response: Hannah Levine, you're a winner! $1K for (Residential College)!  Good work, Hannah! Way to support the RC!



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RC Students and RC Alumni

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Residential College Funding Priorities in Victors for Michigan Campaign

Over the past several years, we've worked to examine and define our priorities for the Victors for Michigan campaign which begins on November 8, 2013 and ends in 2017 - the year of the RC's 50th anniversary, and the University of Michigan's bicentennial.  Read about our priorities here.