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Putting Passion In The Game Plan For Family And Football

When it comes to family and career, University of Michigan quarterbacks coach Ben McDaniels remains dedicated and gives his all to both roles. “Loving your family and also loving your profession is as good as it gets,” said the 39-year-old Ohio native. The job is demanding and the workload is cyclical— governed by the football’s

Ypsilanti Mom’s Program Inspires Readers and Celebrates Diversity

Ypsilanti mother Yodit Mesfin Johnson uses the word “synergy” to describe the partnership that developed with fellow parent Tamara Tucker-Ibarisha when they launched their Black Men Read (BMR) organization. The idea started simple enough in 2016 when a teacher at Johnson’s son’s school asked her to help find readers for his class, specifically black male