AmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the University of Michigan for their Bicentennial Celebration. The “Past and Present” exhibit profiles of U-M’s first six students, and the two faculty who taught them. The exhibit features research conducted by Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program students and displays designed by students from the Stamps School of Art & Design. Did You Know? The University of Michigan was founded in Detroit back in 1841. At the time, there was only one degree offered. Now, there are 265 degree offerings and 44,718 students attending U-M.