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Extraordinary Talent Remains in Michigan Post-Graduation from URC Universities

Antonio Lück

Antonio Lück

Wayne State University

Antonio Lück had completed degrees in civil engineering and law and was serving as an advisor to the president of Tuiuti University of Paraná in Brazil when he met Irvin D. Reid, then president of Wayne State University. Reid offered Lück an opportunity to come to WSU as part of a student exchange program, which he gladly accepted.  He has remained here and continues to make an impact in Detroit and throughout Michigan. Read More …

Dug Song and Jon Oberheide

Dug Song and Jon Oberheide

University of Michigan

U-M alum Dug Song and Jon Oberheide founded the security firm Duo Security in 2009. A cloud-based access security company, Duo Security works to solve the biggest problems in computer security today: account takeover, credential theft and online fraud. Read More …

Rodney Whitaker

Rodney Whitaker

Michigan State University

Rodney Whitaker, a University Distinguished Professor of Jazz Bass and Director of Jazz Studies, heads the Jazz program in Michigan State University’s College of Music. In his more than 15 years at MSU, Whitaker has built the program into one of the leading jazz degree programs in the U.S. Read More …