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Block M

Ann Arbor, MI

JJR, Inc.
2001; Granite; Artifact
Ross Athletic Campus; Alumni Plaza, NE entrance to Michigan Stadium

Gift of Jagdish Janveja (BA 1963) and Saroj Janveja (BA 1968). The 100,000-pound M is made of blue pearl granite that was quarried in Norway and then shipped to Carrera, Italy, where it was carved. It made its way to Ann Arbor via ship and three semi-truck trailers.