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Detroit Mercy News Site
Alumni help dental students' mission to Central America
When Richard and Penny Persiani heard a group of Detroit Mercy Dental students were raising money for a trip to Central America to help Guatemalans who don’t have access to dental care, they knew they had to contribute.
Monday, July 24, 2017

Clare Boothe Luce grant helps build a new future for women in engineering
University of Detroit Mercy recently appointed Megan O. Conrad, Ph.D., as the institution’s Clare Boothe Luce Professor. Funded by a five-year, $476,000 grant from Henry Luce Foundation’s Clare Boothe Luce Program, Conrad will serve as a role model and mentor for women in the STEM fields. She is the only current Clare Boothe Luce Professor in Michigan.
Monday, July 24, 2017

Thoughts from a grateful scholarship recipient
Every year, the Fr. Vincent Welch Memorial Dinner raises funds for scholarships for students of University of Detroit Mercy and Loyola High School. On Tuesday, Artona Millhouse ’16 told a large crowd the difference the scholarship she received to attend Detroit Mercy has made in her life. We excerpted it here because we thought it was something everyone should hear.
Friday, July 21, 2017

Detroit Titans
Registration Now Open For 2017 Titan Golf Outing

DETROIT (5/3/2017) -- Registration for the 2017 Titan Golf Outing is now open with this year's event taking place on Monday, Aug. 21 at Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center in Plymouth. Titan fans, alumni, supporters and golf enthusiasts alike can reserve a spot in the annual golf outing, which helps support Titan Athletics.

Wednesday, May 03, 2017 9:48:00 AM

Montone, Sharpe, Thompson Earn All-American Scholar Honors

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (7/25/2017) -- Three graduating seniors displayed the true meaning of "student-athlete" in their four years and they were awarded one of college golf's highest academic honors as Sarah Montone, Brooke Sharpe and Sarah Thompson were all tabbed All-American Scholars by the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA).

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 9:41:00 AM

Help The Titan Dancers Get To Nationals!

DETROIT (7/24/2017) -- The University of Detroit Mercy dance team continues to elevate its program and is now looking to the national stage, but the Titans need your help.

Monday, July 24, 2017 8:55:00 AM

#TitanTop10 - Women's Basketball Caps Standout Season in HL Title Game

DETROIT (7/21/17) – From July 10-21, will release the Top 10 Moments of 2016-17 as voted on by members of the Detroit Mercy athletic staff. Each day, a new moment will be posted on as well as on all of the Titan social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter & Instagram).

Friday, July 21, 2017 8:11:00 AM