Wolverine Express

Wolverine Express takes faculty, staff, students, and alumni from the University of Michigan to under-resourced high schools across the state to promote higher education through sharing their stories of aspiration, education, and career experiences. Faculty, staff, students, and alumni are invited to join Wolverine Express for 2019-2020.


Upcoming Visits

2020 Winter Semester

  • University High School – Friday, February 14
  • Adrian High School – Thursday, March 19
  • Pontiac High School – Friday, April 17

To read more about Wolverine Express in the news, please check out The University Record.


Past Schools

  • Jackson High School – Thursday, October 24, 2019
  • Detroit Cesar Chavez Academy – Friday, November 1, 2019
  • Battle Creek Central High School – Tuesday, October 30, 2018
  • Western International High School – Wednesday, November 14, 2018
  • Dearborn High School – Thursday, January 24, 2019
  • River Rouge High School – Tuesday, February 19, 2019
  • Detroit Academy of the Americas High School – Tuesday, March 19, 2019
  • Ypsilanti High School – **Rescheduled for May 2018

School visits generally require a half day commitment depending on travel conditions and location. CEO provides templates and resources for classroom presentations prior to visits. On the morning of each visit, participants receive detailed itineraries and an orientation. Consider boarding the Wolverine Express this year to inspire the next generation of “leaders and best who will challenge the present and enrich the future.”


For more information about Wolverine Express: 

Sheri Samaha  
Senior Program Manager 
(734) 615-5241