The Coleman Era
She steadied a university in turmoil--only to see conflict boil up in her final year.
A "Farewell Mary Sue" party in mid-March pulled out all the stops. Jeff Daniels introduced President Coleman to the crowd at the Michigan Union--faculty, staff, regents, and a lot of students. Regent Andrea Fischer Newman told an enthusiastic audience, "Everybody loves our president." A ten-minute film tribute showed fans at a football game shouting, "Mary Sue!