Claim to Fame

Rachel Kossman, “15 of the Craziest College Clubs” • Thu Aug 30 2012

Are we a crazy club, or are people who have never fed a squirrel the crazy ones? Peanuts for thought, but either way, we welcome the mention of our illustrious name anywhere and anytime!

Rachel Kossman, “15 of the Craziest College Clubs” • Thu Aug 30 2012

Are we a crazy club, or are people who have never fed a squirrel the crazy ones? Peanuts for thought!

Frank Page, 11/01/2011 » Bob the Squirrel • Tue Nov 01 2011

What could be bigger for any squirrel than becoming our mascot? In our first comic strip appearance ever, Frank Page pays tribute to the Club.

Cindy Heflin, “Squirrel Club? Yep and just about any other group a college student can think up” • Tue Sep 06 2011

We appeared for a second time on September 6th—with a marvelous photo, no less—when AnnArbor.com mentioned a Detroit Free Press article about “weird clubs” (including ours!).

Patricia Montemurri, “College students join the clubs -- weird ones” • Tue Sep 06 2011

What’s weird about feeding squirrels? Then again, one could hardly discuss extraordinary clubs without mentioning us, so maybe we are weird!

Benjamin Verdi, “Of rats and men: What the ‘Michigan Squirrel Club’ shows us about God’s grace” • Fri Jan 21 2011

What do squirrel rabies and the gospel have in common? One (ex-?)squirrel hater’s take on the Club.

Christopher Peterson, “The Good Life: University of Michigan Squirrels” • Tue Nov 30 2010

The author, a professor of psychology at the University of Michigan, advises people to follow the positive example of campus squirrels. And yes, fans of chipmunks and ground squirrels are welcome in the Club!

Stephanie Steinberg, “Even bizarre college clubs get students more engaged” • Mon Aug 23 2010

Our fame continues to grow! The Squirrel Club is featured in notextile. USA Today in an article about “bizarre college clubs.” We’re at the top of the list, and a photo by Jason Colman, Duke of the Squirrel Club, precedes the title of the article.

Juliana Keeping, “Students flood the University of Michigan Diag in search of groups that fit their interests” • Wed Sep 16 2009

Julia Keeping of AnnArbor.com cites The Squirrel Club as “one of the quirkier groups on U-M’s campus.”

Alex Kirshenbaum, “Campus Clubs: The Squirrel Club” • Mon Sep 14 2009

Alex Kirshenbaum of The Michigan Daily interviews Squirrel Club president Peter Feng.