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UDM ranked in 2015 College Choice standings
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

University of Detroit Mercy is ranked 14th in the 2015 College Choice Ranking of Regional Universities (Midwest region). This list is based on factors college freshmen said were most important to their collegiate decision, including academic reputation, financial aid offerings, overall cost and success of graduates in the post-college job market. See the full ranking list here.

Mercy Day 2014
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Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Mercy DayMercy Day is Sept. 24 and in celebration UDM recognized what “mercy” means to its students, faculty and alumni by posting comments on a display and sharing in the McNicbols Campus Library. Share your thoughts by completing this form. The University also hosted a tea party in honor of Sisters of Mercy foundress Catherine McAuley in the lobby of the McNichols Campus Library.

GM Student Corps Brightens Neighborhoods and Futures
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014

GM Student CorpThe second GM Student Corps concluded on Tuesday, Aug. 19 as General Motors executives, GM retiree mentors and GM student interns gathered to celebrate their summer of community revitalization on the UDM McNichols Campus. 

Mike DiGiovanni ’70, ’72, a GM retiree and UDM Economics Professor, co-led 60 retiree mentors and volunteers with retired GM executive Larry Hice. Thirteen UDM students also hired as GM summer interns provided additional guidance and project support. View Press Release.

Six UDM graduates will teach abroard in Guangzhou, China during the 14-15 academic year
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Wednesday, August 06, 2014

Grads teaching overseasThe UDM alumni will teach mainly in K-12 settings and at three different schools; they will live relatively close to each other at each school’s on campus housing facility.

UDM and the Language & Cultural Training Department is proud to help organize teach abroad opportunities for our recent graduates. Good luck to Tiffany Brown ’13, Jonathan Krause ’14, Joe Styczynski ’14, Jackie Truscott ’14, Christopher Wroblewski ’13, and Nahleayen Xiong ’12.

UDM Students Living the Mission
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Students MissionOn the evening of July 23, a dozen UDM students helped improve the northwest corner of McNichols Road and Prairie Street, only four blocks from the McNichols Campus. The lot was cleared of trash and weeds and a 55-foot exterior wall was painted.

Take a look at the event page, which includes the Fox 2 News segment!

UDM alumni volunteer opportunities this summer
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Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Campus ConnectionHelp University of Detroit Mercy fulfill its mission of leadership and service by participating in a service project with UDM Campus Kitchens. Campus Kitchens is a student-led organization that prepares and delivers food throughout the city. They need help this summer and early fall. To learn more, email ckudm@gmail.com. To sign up to volunteer, visit http://ckudm.campuskitchens.volunteerhub.com

Also, UDM alumni are invited to volunteer with Detroit Synergy for Neighborhoods Day on Saturday, Aug. 2. The clean-up location is Calvert and Linwood. For more details and to register, please email Wendy Nix.

Titan Club Golf Outing
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Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Detroit TitansThe Annual Titan Club Golf Outing is Monday, Aug. 4 at Western Golf and Country Club in Redford, home of the Titans back-to-back Horizon League champion women’s golf team! Registration is $150 and is open to all Titan fans.

 Check-in will open at noon, followed by lunch, with a shotgun start scheduled for 1:30 p.m.  For more information and to register, visit www.detroittitans.com.

Senior students give back to UDM
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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Donate to the 2013 Senior Class GiftThe 2014 Senior Class Gift Campaign, the sixth annual in UDM history, was once again a success. Thank you to the Committee members who led their classmates through an exciting campaign raising more than $1,500 from nearly 60 senior students. Take a look at photos from the Senior Class Dinner!

Spiritus
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Wednesday, June 04, 2014

Spiritus 2014The Spring 2014 issue of Spiritus, the UDM magazine, is now available online. This issue's cover story is about the Spirit of UDM: Alumni Achievement Awards where UDM honored seven distinguished alumni at the inaugural event.

Inside you'll also find news from around the University and the schools and colleges, as well as class notes, alumni profiles and more. Go to Spiritus online.

WADL-TV to launch the Titan Classic Sports Network
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Friday, May 16, 2014

This fall, UDM will partner with WADL-TV to launch the Titan Classic Sports Network, a new channel devoted to Detroit Titans sports 24 hours a day! It will be only the third network in the country dedicated to the athletics of a single university, broadcasting games from decades of University sports history.

Check out the two-minute preview video on Vimeo and read the May 2 Detroit Free Press article, "UDM starting its own 24-hour sports TV channel." Watch for more information about the Titan Classic Sports Network in the coming months!

University of Detroit Mercy: Satellite Campuses
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Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Good news!  UDM is offering a variety of programs at our off-site campus locations in Clinton Township and Harper Woods.  UDM has partnered with Macomb Community College as well as Wayne County Community College at each school’s respective University Center location. 

There are undergraduate as well as graduate level programs at each of these sites, with certain perks included.  Students may be eligible for discounted tuition, part-time, and evening programming.  If you are interested in learning more, please visit http://www.udmercy.edu/learn/colleges-schools/wcccd/index.htm or http://www.udmercy.edu/learn/colleges-schools/macomb-uc/index.htm

You can also contact the UDM representative listed below. 

Macomb University Center
44575 Garfield Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038
Donna Gormely
586.263.6232
gormeldm@udmercy.edu
WCCCD’s Mary Ellen Stempfle University Center
19305 Vernier
Harper Woods, MI 48221
Betsey Konieczki
313.962.7152
betsey.konieczki@udmercy.edu

 

 

Spirit of UDM: Alumni Achievement Awards
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Friday, April 11, 2014

Spirit of UDM Alumni Achievement AwardsUniversity of Detroit Mercy hosted the inaugural University-wide celebration, Spirit of UDM: Alumni Achievement Awards, on April 11. The Awards were established to recognize the University's distinguished graduates. More than 300 people attended the inaugural event on UDM's McNichols Campus to honor seven alumni. Find details, videos and a photo gallery on the Spirit of UDM page.

The April 11 edition of the Detroit Free Press published a related article, "UDM grad Brolick is a brand builder."

 
I Make A Difference: National Jesuit Service 2014
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Tuesday, March 25, 2014

AJCU Service logo

In collaboration with the Association of Jesuit Colleges & Universities, UDM is offering multiple service opportunities this spring for UDM alumni and alumni from the other 27 Jesuit colleges and universities living in the Detroit area.

UDM Detroit Area Service Opportunities

  • Friday, March 27, 1p.m – 4:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, March 28, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 3,1p.m – 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, April 10,1p.m – 4:30 p.m.

Jesuit educated alumni are invited to work with UDM students in the Brightmoor neighborhood and/or an urban farm.

* The 3/28 opportunity is at the Capuchin Soup Kitchen on Connor St. in Detroit (preparing and serving food). The College of Business Administration Alumni Board is coordinating. To register, please emailudmgrad@udmercy.edu.

To register, please email ministry@udmercy.edu or call the Office of Campus Ministry at 313-993-1560.

Alumni Weeks
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Wednesday, March 19, 2014

The Colleges of Business Administration, Liberal Arts & Education and Engineering & Science Alumni Boards are coordinating alumni week activities March 17 – March 21.

The College of Business Administration will welcome more than two dozen alumni into classrooms throughout the week including John Naglick, ’78, MBA ’83, Finance Director and Interim Treasurer for the City of Detroit. The Keynote address “Detroit Beyond Bankruptcy” was Tuesday, March 18 and included panelists Louise Guyton ’83, Trevor Pawl ’11, and Emily Doerr ’12. See the press release for more information.

The College of Liberal Arts & Education will welcome nearly a dozen alumni into classrooms this week as well, including David Sampson ’96, CEO of Mariners Inn.

The College of Engineering & Science Alumni Board will host meet with members of the student organization ESSC for a networking dinner on March 19.

Stay-tuned for a podcast of the CBA Keynote panel.

UDM’s DCDC Celebrates 20 Years of Rebuilding Communities
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Wednesday, February 12, 2014

DCDCUniversity of Detroit Mercy’s Detroit Collaborative Design Center (DCDC) in the School of Architecture is celebrating its 20th anniversary this year. With a portfolio ranging from award-winning homeless shelters and graffiti galleries to neighborhood master plans and green infrastructure visions, the University has long collaborated with many community-based clients.To celebrate DCDC’s 20th anniversary, the Design Center is currently displaying an exhibit about its work and projects at the main branch of the Detroit Public Library, 5201 Woodward Ave., in Strohm Hall.

The exhibit will be on display at the Detroit Public Library until March 2. From March 10-30, the DCDC exhibit will be on display in the UDM Student Fitness Center on the McNichols Campus.On Wednesday, Feb. 12 at 6 p.m., Dan Pitera, DCDC executive director, and Virginia Stanard, DCDC design fellow, gave a presentation on DCDC philosophies, projects and achievements during its 20 years in conjunction with the exhibit at the Library's Strohm Hall. View the photo gallery!

Two UDM alumni named to Detroit Mayor’s Cabinet
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Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Two University of Detroit Mercy alumni were named to Detroit Mayor-Elect Mike Duggan’s Cabinet in December.  Associate Professor of Education Dr. Isaiah “Ike” McKinnon ’75, ’78 will serve as Deputy Mayor and attorney F. Thomas Lewand ’68 will serve as Group Executive for Jobs and Economic Growth.

Dr. McKinnon has an extensive amount of management experience in public service in the Detroit metropolitan area. He previously served as UDM’s Director of Public Safety before becoming Chief of Police for the City of Detroit in 1994.

Mr. Lewand, a partner at Bodman L.L.P. in Detroit, helped to facilitate the building of Ford Field and acted as a special master appointed by U.S. District Judge John Feikens during the Detroit Water and Sewage Department’s federal oversight.  He also is a former chair of the UDM Board of Trustees.

For more on the announcement of the appointments, go to the Detroit Free Press article.

UDM Receives $2 Million in Gifts and Grants to Help Students through Scholarships, Co-ops and Fellowship Positions
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Wednesday, December 11, 2013

School of ArchitectureThe School of Architecture and the College of Engineering & Science at University of Detroit Mercy received grants totaling $2 million to support students through scholarships, paid internships (co-op) and fellowship positions. The gifts are from UDM alumnus Warren Loranger '51, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Mary G. Stange Charitable Trust.

At the School of Architecture's 50th anniversary celebration in September, Architecture alumnus Warren Loranger '51 committed $1 million to an endowed fund to support scholarships for incoming Architecture and Architectural Engineering students. He was also awarded the School's Distinguished Alumni Award for his work and commitment to the architecture profession. The former president and CEO of Pella Window & Door Company earned his bachelor's degree in Architectural Engineering at the University of Detroit after his service in the Air Force during World War II. Read More...

Register for Homecoming 2014!
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Wednesday, December 04, 2013

Homecoming callout 2014Join us for Homecoming 2014 on Saturday, Jan. 11.

Festivities begin at 2 p.m. when the Titan women’s basketball team challenges the Oakland Golden Grizzlies and concludes after the Titan men’s basketball team takes on the Golden Grizzlies at 7 p.m. 

All alumni are invited to Mass at 4 p.m. in the C&F Building's St. Ignatius Chapel. The Alumni Tailgate will begin at 5 p.m. in the Engineering Building’s High Bay.

To enter to compete in the Alumni Chili Cookoff, email your name to udmgrad@udmercy.edu before Dec. 13. Titan Chefs will be voted in by fellow alumni on Facebook on Dec. 16.Visit the Homecoming event page and download UDM Homecoming Facebook banners to show your school spirit! And make sure to register!

Chrysler Alumni Night is Friday, January 31! If you are currently employed by or are retired from Chrysler, register today!

Spiritus
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Wednesday, November 13, 2013

Spiritus cover fall 2013The Fall 2013 issue of Spiritus, the UDM magazine, is now available online. In addition to the cover story about the School of Architecture's 50th anniversary, you'll find news from around the University, class notes, alumni profiles and more. Go to Spiritus online.

Feast of All Souls
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Wednesday, November 13, 2013

MARYOn Friday, Nov. 1 the Catholic Church celebrated the Feast of All Saints. On Saturday, Nov. 2, the Church celebrated the Feast of All Souls. Throughout the month of November, the Jesuit Fathers of University of Detroit Mercy will remember the deceased relatives and friends of UDM alumni in all of their Masses. You are welcome to send names to UDMgrad@udmercy.edu.

 

Higher ed speech by Jesuit superior general published
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Wednesday, November 06, 2013

Jesuit Superior GeneralOn Oct. 11, Rev. Adolfo Nicolás, S.J., superior general of the Society of Jesus, spoke on higher education at a meeting of the presidents and trustee chairs of all 28 American Jesuit universities. The full text of his speech is now available on the America Magazine site.

UDM Black Abolitionist Director Discusses: “12 Years A Slave” and the real Solomon Northup
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Wednesday, November 06, 2013

University of Detroit Mercy Professor of History Dr. Roy E. Finkenbine will discuss the film “12 Years A Slave” on Nov. 15, 2013 at noon in the President's Dining Room of the Student Center Building on the McNichols Campus.

The historical drama is an adaption of the 1853 Solomon Northup’s autobiography about a free black man who was kidnapped in Washington, D.C. in 1841 and sold into slavery. Northup, along with his fellow abolitionists traveled for the antislavery cause in the 1850s. Northrup's autobiography was second only to Fredrick Douglass' as an anti-slavery best seller.

At UDM, Finkenbine teaches African-American and nineteenth-century American history. A specialist on slavery, abolition, the Civil War, and the Underground Railroad, he is currently engaged in a study of the search for emancipation, citizenship and reparations through the experience of one prominent former slave.

E&S first annual Student Research Symposium, Nov. 1
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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Research SymposiumThe College of Engineering & Science will host its first annual Student Research Symposium, Friday, Nov. 1 in the Engineering Building High Bay. The symposium will showcase the research of both UDM undergraduate and graduate students. It will highlight the level of research conducted in E&S while hosting alumni and high school students from the region. Awards will be given for the Best Research Poster (voted by alumni) and a People’s Choice award (voted by visiting students). 

The symposium's plenary speaker will be Rick Foster, W.K. Kellogg Professor in Food, Society & Sustainability at Michigan State University. Foster will speak about the transformative events happening in Detroit in his presentation, "Vision the future: Metro food, water and energy systems and the 'Greening of Detroit.'" The talk will take place during the symposium at 1 p.m. in the Chemistry Building lecture hall, room 114. 

For more information, see the E&S Student Research Symposium site.

Nicaraguan Jesuit Fernando Cardenal at UDM, Oct. 30
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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Fr. CardenalUDM will host a visit from Fernando Cardenal, S.J., known for his decades of advocacy for social justice and education for the poor in Nicaragua. Fr. Cardenal will be on campus Wednesday, Oct. 3 for a 7 p.m. talk and reception, during which he will discuss and raise funds for Fe y Alegría, the system of Jesuit schools across Central and Latin America. For more information, see the event page.

Top Programs for Engineering, Business, and Architecture
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Wednesday, September 25, 2013

US news undergrad CES 2014The UDM 102-year old College of Engineering & Science was once again named one of the top 100 programs in the country by U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges”.

The College of Business Administration was ranked #8 in the “Top 10 Small Schools” worldwide category and #21 in the “Top 30 Schools” worldwide in the 2013 Global Green MBA Survey, conducted by Corporate Knights Magazine.

UDM School of Architecture graduates have passed the licensing exams at the highest rate (and well above the national average) of any school in Michigan for the fourth consecutive year. The results were recently released by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB).

UDM has the seventh highest return on investment
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Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Most AffordableUDM has the seventh highest return on investment (ROI) in the state of Michigan, according to Affordable Colleges Online. The data comes exclusively from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Integrated Post-Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS), and the Carnegie Foundation.

Schools were ranked by various factors including public or private institutions, tuition costs and their accreditations. Other schools on the list include the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), Michigan State University and Wayne State University. See the Michigan list on Affordable Colleges Online.

President Garibaldi met with UDM Alumnus and President/CEO of Chrysler and Lancia Brands
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Saturday, September 07, 2013

Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D.President Garibaldi met with Saad Chehab, President and CEO of Chrysler and Lancia Brands, at the Chrysler World Headquarters in Auburn Hills, MI. Chehab, a 1992 UDM School of Architecture alumnus, presented a framed, "Made in Detroit", poster featuring the Guardian Building. He was featured in the UDM Spiritus magazine, Spring 2012 issue.

Chrysler Group LLC is a sponsor of the Architecture Anniversary kick-off picnic, Sept. 6, and the Celebrate Spirit! picnic, Sept. 12.

Best Return on Investment – UDM in Michigan Top 10
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Wednesday, September 04, 2013

Most AffordableAccording to a list provided by Affordable Colleges Online, UDM has the seventh highest return on investment (ROI) in the state of Michigan. The data comes exclusively from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), Integrated Post-Secondary Education Data System (IPEDS), and the Carnegie Foundation.

Affordable Colleges Online is a website that assists students in identifying affordable college options and providing information about financial aid, college rankings as well as other factors that prospective students should consider when making a choice.

Schools were ranked by various factors including public or private institutions, tuition costs and their accreditations. Other schools on the list include the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor), Michigan State University and Wayne State University. See the Michigan list on Affordable Colleges Online.

UDM partners with GM and students to improve Detroit
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Wednesday, August 21, 2013

StudentsUDM partnered with General Motors and the United Way to make a real difference in Detroit and in the lives of some high school and UDM students this summer. The GM Student Corps program hired 110 Detroit-area high school students as paid summer interns to work with 60 GM retirees and 11 UDM student leaders on improvement projects around the city.

Together they refurbished eight Detroit-area parks, planted 425 trees, shrubs and flowers, laid 392 yards of mulch, applied 223 gallons of paint, disposed of 205 bags and 29 Dumpsters of plant overgrowth and refuse, distributed 30,000 pounds of food via local hunger organizations.

UDM Economics Instructor and former GM employee Mike DiGiovanni acted as a coordinator of the project, and Assistant Professor of Communication Studies Jason Roche directed four additional UDM students in producing a documentary video about it, Powering a Positive Change. Watch an 11-minute clip from the documentary online. For more about the GM Student Corps, see the UDM news release.

UDM students are doing GREAT THINGS!
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Wednesday, July 24, 2013

UDM senior students from the Engineering and Nursing programs collaborated to develop devices to specifically meet the needs of three disabled veterans.

Six UDM nursing students, 12 UDM engineering students and 12 engineering students from Baylor University split into four teams, three of which worked with disabled veterans.  The devices designed for the specific veteran clients include a  pressure-sensing cushion that would alert a paraplegic person to change positions to prevent decubitus ulcers, an innovative bed mattress with an automatic bedpan, and a walker for a man who is unable to use current walker structures. The fourth team is currently developing a car seat that will help disabled mothers remove their children easier.

The University’s joint engineering and nursing projects began four years ago and have worked specifically for veteran clients for the past two.

Several of the students plan to continue working on their projects after the presentations. Engineering student, Nick Schenduk was part of a team that received a grant for the device they developed and will present at an NCIIA conference in August. Hussein Bazzi, a nursing student, is working to develop his walker project into a business.

This project was even highlighted in the Detroit Free Press.

University Leadership Position Announcements
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Tuesday, May 28, 2013

 

Robert C. Vowels, Robert Vowelswho currently serves as Vice President of Membership and Student-Athlete Affairs at the NCAA, was named UDM’s Athletics Director, effective July 8. Mr. Vowels has more than 23 years of intercollegiate athletics experience. Prior to his present position at the NCAA, Mr. Vowels served as the Commissioner of two intercollegiate athletic conferences: the Division I Southwestern Athletic Conference and the Division II Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. He was also an Associate Commissioner at the Big Ten Conference and Assistant Athletic Director for Compliance at Vanderbilt University.

Barbara Milbauer Barbara Milbauerhas been appointed UDM's Vice President for University Advancement. Over the past year, Ms. Milbauer has served as Interim Vice President for University Advancement and has demonstrated her more than 35 years of experience in higher education administration, advancement programming and comprehensive campaigns by providing effective organization and management to the University Advancement office. Ms. Milbauer previously held this position at UDM from 1993 to 2001, the year she retired. She returned to the University in 2010 as a development officer for the College of Engineering & Science.

Effective July 15, 2013, Deborah Stieffel Deborah Stieffelwill become the Interim Vice President for Enrollment Management & Student Affairs.  Ms. Stieffel has 28 years of experience in recruitment, admissions, financial aid, retention and enrollment management. For the past six years, Ms. Stieffel has served as the Vice President for Enrollment Management at Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania. From 1985 to 2007, she held positions of progressive responsibility in enrollment management at Loyola University New Orleans, advancing to the position of Dean of Admissions and Enrollment Management, which she held for eight years.

Make a Difference, Make a Gift
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Wednesday, April 24, 2013

Make a Gift Today!You can make a difference in the lives of our students by making an annual gift to University of Detroit Mercy. Annual contributions to the University allow us to channel resources where they are most needed including:

  • Scholarship Support
  • Academic Programs
  • Service Learning
  • Facilities Enhancements

UDM’s mission  is based on providing a student-centered education within an urban context following the traditions of the Jesuits and Sisters of Mercy. With your help, the same traditions of excellence will continue to shape our current students, just as they helped those who came before them.

Ongoing support from our alumni and friends influences our ability to create an environment that allows UDM students to grow and become well rounded individuals who will be leaders in their professions and communities.

To give today, visit www.udmercy.edu/giving.

Two New Detroit Area Initiatives
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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Faith in the D launchUDM alumni were  invited to join the Jesuits as they unveiled two new initiatives in the Detroit area, one for young adults, and another for all Jesuit institution alumni in the region.

Faith in the D programming launched Tuesday, April 9 with a presentation and networking reception at Ss. Peter & Paul Jesuit Church in Detroit. Chris Lowney, former director at JP Morgan & Co., internationally-known speaker and author, addressed a whole-life strategy that connects our deepest beliefs and values with what we do everyday at work, at home, to live with a “mighty purpose” that uplifts and stretches us. Afterwards, guests attended a networking reception, catered by Opus One.

View the photos from the Faith in the D launch and like on Facebook.

Faith in the D
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Wednesday, April 03, 2013
Gary Wright

Fr. Gary Wright, S.J.

Chris Lowney

Chris Lowney

The University of Detroit Mercy is excited to collaborate with Fr. Gary Wright, S.J. on a new program called Faith in the D. UDM alumni are invited to join the Jesuits as they unveil two new initiatives in the Detroit area, one for young adults, and another for all Jesuit institution alumni in the region.

Faith in the D programming will launch on Tuesday, April 9 with a presentation and networking reception beginning at 6 p.m. at Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Detroit. Come hear Chris Lowney, former director at JP Morgan & Co., internationally-known speaker and author, address a whole-life strategy that connects our deepest beliefs and values with what we do everyday at work, at home, to live with a “mighty purpose” that uplifts and stretches us. Afterwards, all are welcome to attend a networking reception, catered by Opus One.

To learn more about Fr. Gary Wright, S.J.’s ministry in Detroit, visit the event page, or like Faith in the D on Facebook.

UDM celebrates the election of Jesuit Argentine Cardinal Bergoglio as Pope Francis
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Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Message from the President:

Pope Francis IOn behalf of the University of Detroit Mercy community, I want to express our prayerful wishes and appreciation for Pope Francis as he begins his solemn ministry as Bishop of Rome, Successor of Peter and Vicar of Christ for the Universal Church.

We are especially pleased that Pope Francis is a member of the Society of Jesus (The Jesuits). He is well known for his commitment to social justice and his compassion for the poor.

Throughout the University community, we will be praying for him and for the Catholic Church as he guides the Church and its people in the coming years.

As we rejoice in the election of the Catholic Church's new Pope, let us express our confidence and trust in Jesus Christ, who has guided the Cardinals in this important selection.

Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D.
President, University of Detroit Mercy

College of Business Administration Alumni Week
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Alumni Week panelJoin us for the keynote!

The College of Business Administration will host its Alumni Week, March 18-22. All are welcome to join us for the keynote panel discussion titled, “Diversity Creates Business Value,” on Tuesday, March 19 from 1-2 p.m. on the McNichols Campus in the Student Center. 

The panel moderator is Marilyn French Hubbard, Ph.D. ’75, the former vice president and chief university officer for the Henry Ford Health Systems and founder of the National Association of Black Women Entrepreneurs. The panel participants include Ina Fernandez ’74, managing partner of Liberty Capital Management; Feras Shammami ’97, ’99, ’01, vice president, JP Morgan Chase Bank; and Jean-Paul Meutcheho ’98, director of corporate sustainability at Global Advanced Metals. For more information, see the press release.

Titans in Horizon League Tournament
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Wednesday, March 06, 2013

Your Detroit Titans men’s basketball team secured a #2 seed in the Horizon League Tournament. Youngstown beat Loyola on Tuesday, March 5, advancing to the second round to challenge Wright St. on Friday, March 8. The winner of that game will then play the Titans on Saturday, March 9 at Valparaiso.

Visit http://www.horizonleague.org/mens-basketball.html to download your men’s basketball Horizon League Championship bracket and follow the Titans! To order tickets, contact the Titan Ticket Office by calling 313-993-1700.

The Titans finished the season 20-11 overall and 12-4 in conference play.

The Detroit Titan women’s basketball team is seeded #4 in the Horizon League and will begin tournament play on Monday, March 11.

Elmore Leonard ’50 on McNichols Campus
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Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Elmore Leonard

 

UDM alumni and students attended a lecture and book signing by renowned writers Elmore Leonard ’50 and son Peter Leonard on Wednesday, February 27 at 6 p.m. in the Chemistry Building Lecture Hall on the McNichols Campus. The 6 p.m. lecture included a Q&A followed by a book signing and refreshments. The lecture was the keynote for the College of Liberal Arts & Education Alumni Week.

Elmore Leonard studied Philosophy and English at U of D and earned his degree in 1950. In 1997 Leonard was awarded an honorary degree from UDM, Doctor of Human Letters. Leonard was also awarded the UDM Alumni Achievement Award in 2007.  He has written 45 novels. His most recent work includes working as the executive producer for the television show Justified, which is based on his novel “Fire in the Hole”. Similar to his father, Peter Leonard is a successful writer and has written six novels.

The Campus Kitchen at University of Detroit Mercy
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Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Campus KitchenCelebrate Valentine’s Day with friends who care about hunger and homelessness in our Community. Join us for the Empty Bowls Soup Supper and Concert to benefit Campus Kitchen, a partnership between the University of Detroit Mercy and U of D Jesuit High School, on Sunday, February 10, 2013 from 4-6 p.m. at the Iroquois Club in Bloomfield Hills.

UDM Campus Kitchen’s mission is to distribute leftover cafeteria food to senior citizens and shelters in the community who need food. It is a student run organization that trains students to manage and operate anti-hunger non-profit organizations.

RSVP by emailing Norm and Cathy Schmitt, cdschmitt@mac.com or nschmitt@schmittllc.com.

Thank you for making the seasons brighter!
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Monday, January 07, 2013

UDM Season of GivingThank you to all of our loyal alumni and friends who made a gift to the University of Detroit Mercy before December 31.

Your gift makes the seasons brighter at UDM and helps support our mission of educating men and women for others while inspiring our students in their pursuit of academic excellence.

From all of the faculty, staff and current students launching the 2013 Winter Semester, Happy New Year!

Season of Giving
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Wednesday, December 05, 2012

2012 Season of GivingThere is no greater joy than the joy that comes from giving freely to others. That is what makes this time of year special. As you think about the gifts you will give to family and friends, we ask you consider one more gift, a gift to the students of University of Detroit Mercy.

Your gift to UDM students supports our mission of educating men and women for others and inspires our students in their pursuit of academic excellence. To ensure your gift is made by December 31, visit us online at https://udmercy.edu/donate.

On behalf of the entire UDM community, Merry Christmas and a joyful New Year!

2012 Alumni Print Directory Shipped!
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Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Alumni DirectoryUDM is very excited to announce the distribution of the 2012 Alumni Print Directory. The 2012 University of Detroit Mercy Print Directory shipped to buyers on Friday, November 16!

Alumni print directories typically take about one year to complete. The process begins with the data updates, followed by proofing, formatting, more proofing and finally - printing!

If you purchased a directory and have questions about your flight voucher or bill, please contact PCI Customer Support at 1-800-395-4724. For other questions, please contact the UDM Office of Alumni Relations at 313-993-1540. For basic project information, visit the FAQ page.

2012 Alumni Print Directory
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Wednesday, October 31, 2012

UDM is very excited to announce the distribution of the 2012 Alumni Print Directory. The yearlong project will be coming to close within the coming weeks. We expect directories to be in the mail by mid-November!

Alumni print directories typically take about one year to complete. The process begins with the data updates, followed by proofing, formatting, more proofing and finally -  printing!

Throughout the past year, UDM alumni received postcards, emails and phone calls requesting they update their information for inclusion in the UDM 2012 Print Directory. Thank you to those of you who updated your information!

If you purchased a directory and have questions about your flight voucher or bill, please contact PCI Customer Support at 1-800-395-4724. For other questions, please contact the UDM Office of Alumni Relations at 313-993-1540. For basic project information, visit the FAQ page.

University of Detroit Mercy is ranked in the top tier
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Wednesday, September 26, 2012

US News Rankings for UDMFor the 12th consecutive year the University of Detroit Mercy is ranked in the top tier of U.S.News & World Report’s “Best Colleges”. The 2013 edition ranks UDM number 20 in the Midwest region, up ten positions in two years.

U.S. News & World Report also placed the College of Engineering & Science’s (CES) undergraduate engineering program in the top 100 undergraduate engineering programs nationwide.  Through a combination of academic rigor, hands-on experience, and direct faculty student engagement, UDM engineering graduates are highly sought out by industry and graduate programs with over 95 percent placed within six months after graduating.

Thank you, donors!
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Tuesday, September 18, 2012

On behalf of the entire University of Detroit Mercy community, thank you for your support.  During the University’s 2012 fiscal year nearly 9,000 donors contributed more than 9 million dollars to help us fulfill our mission of educating men and women in the Jesuit and Mercy traditions of excellence in education, social justice and service for others.

In acknowledgement of loyalty and commitment of all our donors, we are pleased to provide our annual Donor Recognition Report, and Scholarship Donor Reports for you.

UDM Community - going mobile
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Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Smart phoneWe are going mobile! Check out the new UDM Online Community mobile site on your smart phone. The mobile version of our Community site is designed with our alumni and your needs in mind.  The mobile site features an online giving page, our complete alumni event calendar and event registration pages.

What other pages would you like to see converted to our mobile site? Let us know by emailing udmgrad@udmercy.edu.

Congratulations, Linda Small!
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Wednesday, August 08, 2012

Linda SmallLinda Small, after 30 plus years of service to the University of Detroit Mercy and the UDM Alumni Association, retired on Friday, June 29.

We thank her for hard work and dedication and wish her the best during her retirement. Alumni are welcome to join us for a reception honoring Linda Small on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 6:00 p.m. in Lansing-Reilly Hall.

To register, visit community.udmercy.edu/small.

The Great Donate
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Monday, June 25, 2012

We did it and yoU were the Difference Makers!

Thanks to the 120 donors who supported the Great Donate we were able to raise $40,490 dollars in 36 hours, surpassing our goal! 

We could not have done it without the support of our loyal alumni and friends.  Thank U!

Annual gifts to the University of Detroit Mercy not only impact the lives of our current students, they are also an investment in the future. We seek to provide UDM students with an education based on the Jesuit and Mercy traditions that will prepare them to become leaders and active members of our global community.

June 30 is our fiscal year end! If you have not already, make your gift TODAY. Visit www.udmercy.edu/donate to impact the lives of currnet UDM students.

The Great Donate
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Thursday, June 21, 2012

The Great Donate is a 36-hour giving initiative that provides an opportunity for people to show their support of the colleges, schools and programs at the University of Detroit Mercy.

As alumni and friends of the University, we are asking you to show your pride in your alma mater by making a gift to support the University as a whole (The Fund for UDM) or to a program in the University that means the most to you.

Our goal is to raise $36,000 to support scholarships, academics, facilities, athletics and everything in between. The Great Donate begins Thursday, June 21 at 5:30 a.m. EST and will end on Friday, June 22 at 5:30 p.m. EST.

Have you already made your annual gift to the University this year? You can still help us reach our goal by using your social media account to spread the word.

SISTER MARYJUSTINE SABOURIN, RSM
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Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Sister Mary Justine Sabourin, RSM died on June 13, 2012 at McAuley Center, Farmington Hills.  She was 101  years of age and had been a Sister of Mercy for 85 years.  She joined the Sisters of Mercy in Grand Rapids on August 28, 1927.  She made perpetual vows at Mt. Mercy Motherhouse on August 15, 1933.

Sister Mary Justine is fondly remembered as a gracious lady, a scholar, writer and leader. Her many gifts were generously shared with her religious community, her students and colleagues.  She was also a deeply prayerful woman who relied on God’s loving wisdom as she carried out her responsibilities. 

Farewell services  include a welcoming prayer ceremony at McAuley Center on  June 14, 2012 at 3:00 p.m., a Scripture/remembrance vigil that evening at 7:00 p.m. and the Mass of Resurrection on Friday, June 15 at 10:30 a.m. in McAuley’s Sacred Heart Chapel.  Burial will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Southfield. McCabe Funeral Home, Farmington Hills, is in charge of arrangements.   Memorials may be made to the Sisters of Mercy Ministry Fund, 29000 Eleven Mile Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48336. Read the complete obituary.

Commencement!
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Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The annual McNichols Campus commencement ceremony was held on Saturday, May 12 at 1:30 p.m. in Calihan Hall. Eduardo M. Ochoa assistant secretary for Postsecondary Education, U.S. Department of Education, was the the keynote speaker, and honorary degree recipient.  The Baccalaureate Mass started the day of academic celebration at 10 a.m. in Gesu Catholic Church.

UDM School of Law commencement ceremony was Friday, May 11 at 5 p.m., and the UDM School of Dentistry held its commencement on Sunday, May 13 at 10:30 a.m. Both the Law and Dental ceremonies were also in Calihan Hall on the McNichols Campus.

For information about the keynote speakers, visit the press release.

Photo Galleries: McNichols Campus | School of Law | School of Dentistry.

R. MICHAEL CANJAR
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Thursday, May 10, 2012

The University of Detroit Mercy extends deepest condolences to the family of

R. MICHAEL CANJAR
Professor of Mathematics,Computer Science and Software Engineering
College of Engineering and Science

who entered eternal life
Monday, May 7, 2012

Visitation: Thursday, May 10, 2012, 2:00 - 9:00PM
Fred Wood Funeral Home, 36100 Five Mile Rd, Livonia, MI 48154, (734) 464-8060

Funeral: Friday, May 11, 2012
Visitation at 10:30 a.m, Funeral at 11:00 a.m.
Memorial Church of Christ, 35475 5 Mile Rd, Livonia, MI  48154, (734) 464-6722 

Memorials may be made to the University of Detroit Mercy's Canjar-Weisfeld Union Memorial Fund or the Skaff-Canjar Scholarship Fund.

New Student Fitness Center
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Tuesday, April 17, 2012

UDM Fitness Center - Live streaming of constructionConstruction is well under way for Phase I of the Student Fitness Center, one of the University of Detroit Mercy's most ambitious construction projects in recent history.

Located on the McNichols Campus on the east side of the Engineering Building, the 40,000 square-foot multi-purpose center will nurture a vibrant collegial and residential environment.  The Student Fitness Center will respond not only to students' physical health but also to their emotional, intellectual, and social development, thus fulfilling our mission of creating a student-centered learning environment for our students.

To learn more about this project and to make gift online, go to www.udmercy.edu/giving/fitnesscenter.

Inauguration of Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D., 25th UDM President
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Tuesday, March 27, 2012

University of Detroit Mercy is pleased to announce the Inauguration of Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D. as the University’s 25th president on Friday, April 13, 2012.

Inauguration events:


April 7-15, 2012
Community Engagement Opportunities

April 13, 2012 - Inauguration Day

10:30 a.m.  – Inaugural Mass, Gesu Church

Noon – Luncheon, McNichols Campus, Student Center

1:45 p.m. – Installation Ceremony, McNichols Campus, Calihan Hall

6 p.m. – Inaugural Gala, The Westin Book Cadillac Hotel  

For information about the installation of our 25th president, visit the inauguration web site http://www.udmercy.edu/inauguration/

Detroit Titan Basketball Postseason
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Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Detroit TitansSecond-seeded Kansas topped our Detroit men’s basketball team 65-50 in the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament at CenturyLink Center on Friday, March 16. The Titans’ 2011-2012 season ends at 22-14 overall.

Kansas (28-6) survived an early scare as the lead changed hands 10 times and the score was tied eight times in the first half.

The Titan women ended their year at 20-14, their first 20 win season since going 23-7 in 1997. It was also the first postseason appearance in the WNIT and the program’s first postseason since making the NCAA Tournament in 2007.

The Titan women lost to Toledo on Friday, March 16, 59-49. The game featured nine ties and seven lead changes.

Detroit Titans travelling to Omaha to take on Kansas in NCAA second round
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Monday, March 12, 2012

It was a great weekend for UDM Titan basketball as the men’s basketball team learned its NCAA Tournament bracket and the women’s basketball team received an automatic bid to the WNIT. This marks the first time in school history that both teams will be playing in post-season basketball.

The men’s basketball team will play #2 Kansas in the 2nd round of the NCAA tournament in Omaha, NE this Friday, March 16. Tip-off is 9:57 p.m. EST. With a win, the Titans advance to the next round on Sunday, March 18.

For ticket information, contact the Detroit Titan ticket office by calling 313-993-1700.

Visit www.Detroittitans.com for additional information on all of the excitement.

Inauguration of Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D., 25th UDM President
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Tuesday, February 28, 2012

University of Detroit Mercy is pleased to announce the Inauguration of Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D. as the University’s 25th president on Friday, April 13, 2012.

Inauguration events:

10:30 a.m.  – Inaugural Mass, Gesu Church

Noon – Luncheon, McNichols Campus, Student Center

1:45 p.m. – Installation Ceremony, McNichols Campus, Calihan Hall

6 p.m. – Inaugural Gala, The Westin Book Cadillac Hotel  

For information about the installation of our 25th president, visit the inauguration web site http://www.udmercy.edu/inauguration/

Alumni Tailgate and Chili Cookoff!
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Monday, January 23, 2012

Join fellow UDM alumni for the Alumni Tailgate and Chili Cookoff on Sunday, February 12!

The day begins with Mass at 10 a.m. in the St. Ignatius Chapel in C&F. The Tailgate will follow at 11:00 a.m. in the Engineering Building Highbay.

Taste the Chili prepared by the College and School Alumni Board Presidents and cast your vote for your favorite.

The Titan men's basketball team challenges Green Bay at 1:00 p.m. in Calihan Hall. The Chili Cookoff winner will be announced during the basketball game.

Learn more and register today!

View the RSVP list!

Thank you to Liberty Mutual for helping to sponsor this fun UDM alumni event.      

Detroit Titan Basketball
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Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Detroit TitansHelp cheer your Detroit Titans to victory. Don't miss out on these special ticket prices.

All UDM alumni may take advantage of a special discount offer this Saturday, Jan. 21, as the Titan Basketball teams take on Wright State. For only $10, all alumni will receive a game ticket, hot dog, and fountain pop! Just show your UDM Alumni Association card at any ticket window to redeem this special offer! The men’s team plays at 12 Noon, with the women’s game following at 3 p.m.

Saturday, Feb 4: Detroit vs. Butler,  Tip-off noon in Hinkle Fieldhouse.

Purchase tickets for $10 per person by phoning the Butler ticket office at 317-940-9390.

All game times are in EST.         

Follow the Titans!
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Tuesday, January 03, 2012

Detroit TitansAs the Titan men’s basketball team hits the road in January and February, make sure to take advantage of the alumni group ticket prices offered by their Horizon League opponents.

Saturday, Jan.  14: Detroit v. Milwaukee, Tip-off 8:00 p.m. at U.S. Cellular Arena.

Purchase tickets for $10 per person ($5 tickets also available) by phoning the UWM ticket office at 414-229-4403.

Saturday, Feb 4: Detroit vs. Butler,  Tip-off noon in Hinkle Fieldhouse.

Purchase tickets for $10 per person by phoning the Butler ticket office at 317-940-9390.

All game times are in EST.         

Remember Fr. George Lundy, S.J. in your prayers
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Thursday, December 22, 2011

The University of Detroit Mercy
extends deepest condolences to the friends and family of
 
Fr. George Lundy, S.J.
former Academic Vice President and Provost of UDM (1995-2000)
 
who entered eternal life
Monday, December 19, 2011
 
Details on the Funeral Service to follow in January.

Dick Vitale Court Dedication
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Monday, December 05, 2011

Detroit honored a legend and treated a raucous crowd to a victory with a 69-63 win over St. John's at "Dick Vitale Court" at Calihan Hall Monday night.  The court was named after Detroit's former head coach and athletic director in a pre-game dedication ceremony.

Take a listen to Dick Vitale reminiscing about his time at the University and how much he thanks the University for giving him a chance.

http://www.wjr.net/FlashPlayer/default.asp?SPID=38702&ID=2347789

UDM Service Trips
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Monday, December 05, 2011

University Ministry offers multiple service trips throughout the academic year: Alternative Winter Break (AWB) January 1-8, Alternative Spring Break (ASB) March 3-10, and the International Service Experience (ISE) in May. UDM has been organizing service trips since 1989.

All of these trips provide students an opportunity to see the world in a different light, while offering service to those less fortunate. Participation gives students and colleagues a chance to live the charisms of the Sisters of Mercy and the Society of Jesus. Students live the Jesuit goal of education of being "men and women for others" and the Mercy tradition of "compassionate service to those in need."

To learn more about the great things UDM students are doing. visit http://www.udmercy.edu/ministry/serve/immersion/index.htm.

Join UDM students and University Ministry at the DIA
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Friday, November 11, 2011

University Ministry is coordinating a trip to the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on Friday, December 2, at 6:00 p.m.  to view “Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus”. Students, staff, faculty, and alumni are encouraged to join and view exquisite paintings and enter more deeply into the Advent season.

To learn more about the exhibition, visit the DIA website.

Tickets for the guided tour of the Rembrandt exhibit are $16 and can be purchased by calling 1.866.342.8497.

The 2011-2012 Titan Basketball season is here!
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Tuesday, November 01, 2011

The Detroit Titan men’s basketball team will challenge Ashland on Saturday, November 5, at 7 p.m. in Calihan Hall, their second and final exhibition game. Watch Detroit’s own Horizon League preseason player of the year, Ray McCallum, and teammates Chase Simon and Eli Holman, who were voted on the Preseason All-Horizon League First Team prepare for a competitive season.

The Titans kick-off their regular season against Lake Erie on Friday, November 11, at 7 p.m. in Calihan Hall.

Visit www.detroittitans.com for complete men’s and women’s basketball schedules.

Student Fitness Center Groundbreaking
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Tuesday, September 20, 2011

A new building, developed for our students, brings great opportunities and great possibilities to UDM. The historic groundbreaking of the 40,000 square-foot Student Fitness Center took place Thursday, Sept. 22 on the McNichols Campus.

Watch video of the groundbreaking ceremony

The new Fitness Center will be positioned on the east side of the Engineering Building and will echo the collegiate Spanish architectural themes featured on the University’s heritage buildings.

The new multi-purpose center will nurture a vibrant collegial environment that enables students to experience university life at its fullest.

View rendering (PDF)

Engineering Centennial
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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

The prestige of UDM's engineering programs has been a century in the making. September 2011 launches the celebration of the Engineering Centennial. A series of social events, educational meetings and special presentations to reflect on the achievements and focus on the future will run throughout the year.

Save the date for the Centennial Gala on Friday, September 30 at the Henry Ford Museum.

For more information on events and how get involved, visit the Centennial page.

Make sure to take a look at the history of engineering at the University!

UDM Student Fitness Center
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Wednesday, June 29, 2011

A new building, developed for our students, brings great opportunities and great possibilities to UDM. The University will embark on one of the most ambitious goals of its recent history with the construction of a 40,000 square-foot Student Fitness Center on the McNichols Campus. The new multi-purpose center will nurture a vibrant collegial and residential environment that enables students to experience university life to its fullest.

The new Fitness Center will be positioned on the east side of the Engineering Building and will echo the collegiate Spanish architectural themes featured on the University’s heritage buildings.

Check out the renderings (jpg)!

Engineering Centennial
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Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The University’s first engineering class was offered on Oct. 2, 1911. Since then, the College has awarded more than 13,000 engineering degrees in 17 different undergraduate and graduate programs.

We invite you to help celebrate the Engineering Centennial beginning in September 2011, with a series of social events, educational meetings and special presentations to reflect on the college’s achievements and focus on the future.

Save the date for the Engineering Centennial Gala on Friday, Sept. 30, 2011. For information about events and sponsorship opportunities, visit the Centennial web page.

Will Wittig named new Dean of Architecture
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Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Professor Will Wittig has been named dean of the School of Architecture. Wittig has been full-time faculty at University of Detroit Mercy since 2001. He has served as co-director of the Master’s of Community Development and director of the Master’s of Architecture Program.

Wittig is a registered architect, whose areas of expertise include community-based urban development, material research, design-build methods and ecological design. He is a United States Green Building Council LEED accredited professional as well as a member of the American Institute of Architects.

For more information, read the press release.

Commencement Ceremonies
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Wednesday, May 04, 2011

The annual McNichols Campus commencement ceremony is Saturday, May 14. The day begins with the 9 a.m. Baccalaureate Mass at Gesu Church. A continental breakfast will follow in the Fisher Fountain area. The Procession to Calihan Hall begins at 12:40 p.m. with the ceremony beginning at 1:30 p.m. UDM will honor David C. Stone, an attorney and chairperson of Bodman's Business Practice Group, with an honorary degree. Reverend Richard Malloy, S.J., vice president of University Ministries at University of Scranton, will serve as the keynote speaker.

UDM School of Law will hold its commencement on Friday, May 13 at 5 p.m., and UDM School of Dentistry will hold its commencement on Sunday, May 15 at 10:30 a.m.

Read more on this as well as Engineering Summer Camps, and Dean Vogel stepping down as Dean of the School of Architecture in this month's eConnect.

Golden Reunion

Classes of 1961, 1956,1951, 1946, 1941, don't miss your chance to participate in your Golden Reunion activities!

UDM Nurse Anesthesia program named 11th best in nation
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Wednesday, April 06, 2011

U.S. News and World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools 2012” listed the University of Detroit Mercy’s Nurse Anesthesia program as the 11th best in the country.

The UDM program boasts a 100 percent employment rate for its graduates and is known for its instruction as well as its clinical training. Read the press release for more information and a complete listing of rankings.

Also Titan 10 Beer Tasting Event. Read more in this month's e-Connect.

March eConnect
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Wednesday, March 09, 2011

Notable speakers on campus

UDM is pleased to invite alumni and friends to attend several complimentary lectures from auto industry leaders on the McNichols Campus during March. The complete listing of lectures is below. To reserve your place, visit the registration page. For questions, please call 313-993-1540.

Wednesday, March 16 – 9:00-10:00 a.m.
The New GM
Mark Reuss – President, GM North America
Engineering High Bay
Sponsored by College of Engineering & Science and College of Liberal Arts & Education

Tuesday, March 22 – 1:00-2:00 p.m.
Driving Change
Laura Soave MBA '00 – Head of Fiat Brand, North America
Fountain Lounge, Student Center
Sponsored by College of Business Administration and CBA Alumni Board

More eConnect

January e-Connect
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Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Homecoming, Italy, Taste of Home and more in the January e-Connect.
December eConnect
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Wednesday, December 22, 2010

UDM names first lay president

On Friday, Nov. 12, the University of Detroit Mercy Board of Trustees named Antoine M. Garibaldi as the University's new president. Garibaldi, who is currently president of Gannon University in Erie, Pa., will assume the position July 1, 2011, to become UDM's first lay president.  Read more in the December eConnect.

October eConnect
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Tuesday, October 12, 2010
The Theatre Company's opening show, celebrating a 100th birthday and the alumni sweepstakes in the October eConnect.
2010 Founders Celebration events and more
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Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Check out what's happening for this year's Founders Celebration in the August e-Connect.
Interim President named and new Dean apppointed to Business Administration
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Wednesday, July 14, 2010
Read more in July's e-connect.
Spring 2010 Alumni Newsletters
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Friday, June 04, 2010
Check out the latest Alumni Newsletters, and see what's happening in your college.
New UDM Online Community Launched!
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Thursday, January 14, 2010
Welcome to the new UDM Online Community!  Please take a moment to explore the site, update your contact information, and sign up for events.  Thanks for participating!

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