January 11, 2018

    By Eden Baniel Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is approaching this upcoming Monday, giving some of us an extra day to snooze a bit longer or to be productive and cross some things off our to-do lists. There’s also a third option – celebrate MLK Day by engaging in the activities that the University of Read more


    January 4, 2018

    By Eden Baniel That the music scene within Detroit is not as much of a thriving industry as it once was is a common misconception. Yet, in truth, the music that has filled the Metro Detroit area can still be heard in the current theaters and venues that exist today as they continue to gain Read more

  3. CONNECTOR DESTINATIONS BLOG: Things to do in Snowy Detroit

    December 17, 2017

    By Eden Baniel It’s that time of year again, folks. That means snow – and lots of it. If you’re a native of the Midwest or Northeast, you’re probably used to trudging through snow in the winter, and you might even embrace it. For those of you from warmer climates, don’t despair. There are ways Read more

  4. CONNECTOR DESTINATIONS BLOG: Experiencing Art in Detroit

    December 8, 2017

    By Eden Baniel As a personal fan of impressionism, cubism, and modern art, I have found myself visiting art museums across the country since I was a young girl. Before beginning my undergraduate degree at U-M three and a half years ago, I had never been to Detroit, let alone visited any of the art Read more

  5. CONNECTOR DESTINATIONS BLOG: The Top 5 Restaurants You Must Visit in Detroit

    December 1, 2017

    By Eden Baniel For all those foodies who can’t seem to get enough of Detroit’s thriving cuisine scene, you’re sure to agree that these hot dining spots simply can’t be overlooked. Here is a list of five of the best restaurants Detroit has to offer based on food, quality, service, ambiance and current trends (listed Read more

  6. Time Adjustment for U-M Dearborn Bus Stop

    November 17, 2017

    Beginning Monday, November 20, the westbound bus stop will depart at 7:15 a.m., Monday – Friday. The bus previously departed at 7:30 a.m. For questions, contact us at info@detroitconnector.com.

  7. Service Updates and Information | October 26-29

    October 26, 2017

    The Detroit Connector will continue its current service practices from October 26-29, with the updated service going into effect beginning Monday, October 30. Additionally, the Detroit Connector bus stop sign at the Detroit Insitute of Arts/Cultural Center will be removed on Friday, October 27, however, the bus will continue to pick up and drop off Read more

  8. Detroit Connector Expands to Daily Service; Includes Stops in Ann Arbor, Dearborn and Detroit

    October 23, 2017

    By Mike Morland | Office of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion The Detroit Connector, a University of Michigan bus service connecting the Ann Arbor campus to the city of Detroit, will begin providing service seven days a week, starting Monday, October 30, to U-M faculty, staff, students, and for the first time, the general public. Bus stops Read more

  9. UPDATE: No Service October 15

    October 9, 2017

    The Detroit Connector will operate this week from October 12-14, with no service on Sunday, October 15. Sunday service will resume on October 22.

  10. Connector Service to Provide Larger Bus on Fridays Beginning Sept. 22

    September 13, 2017
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    To accommodate a greater demand for Friday ridership, the Detroit Connector will begin proving a larger bus for riders on Friday, September 22. Riders are encouraged to arrive at bus stops at least 10-15 minutes prior to scheduled departure times, especially on high demand service days. For more information or questions, please contact us at Read more