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2012- President Garibaldi in the Schools & Community

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November 28, 2012
This morning, Dr. Garibaldi met with Shrine High School & Academy staff and students. Shrine Catholic High School is a private, co-educational, Roman Catholic secondary high school located in Royal Oak, Michigan. Actor and comedian Keegan-Michael Key graduated from Shrine as well as University of Detroit Mercy.

Left to right: Shrine High School & Academy Principal, Gabrielle Erken, Dr. Garibaldi, and Shrine Students Ben Kendall '14, Lasmin Bridges '14, Sarah Quigley '14, Dan Goike '14..


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November 26, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi met with students, administrators, counselors and teachers at Saint Frances Cabrini High School located in Allen Park, Michigan.  

Left to right: Lauren Johnson, Nicole Cieslik, Moises Ramirez, Muhammad Hussein, James Wasukanis, President and Principal.


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November 7, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi visited students and administrators of Marian Catholic High School in Bloomfield Hills, MI.

He appears with seniors Morgan Ammori, Jasmine Johnson, Michelle Hannawa, Tamra Koza and Sister Lenore Pochelski, IHM, President and Acting Principal.


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November 4, 2012
Gannon University Coach, John T. Reilly, and the Gannon Men's Basketball Team from Erie, Penn. visited the University of Detroit Mercy and Dr. Garibaldi at Calihan Hall and the Student Fitness Center. The team scrimmaged the Wayne State team at on their campus.


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October 10, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi spoke to more than 150 attendees at the 21st Annual Detroit Golf Club Caddie Banquet. DGC members, staff, 58 students and family members came together to “honor the caddies that have demonstrated patience, hard work and outstanding performance to make the 2012 golf season exceptional.” (http://detroitgolfclub.org/, 9/13/12)


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September 22, 2012
As part of "UDM Night at Comerica Park", Dr. Garibaldi threw the first pitch Saturday night, where the Tigers beat the Twins, 8-0.

View more highlights of the day in the event Photo Gallery.


August 31, 2012
UDM President Garibaldi spoke to new UDM students at the 2012 First Year Experience Convocation, giving advice for a successful and rich collegiate experience. Listen to his remarks.


LivernoisAugust 3, 2012
UDM President Antoine Garibaldi participated in the Livernois Revitalization Tour with Mayor Dave Bing, University leadership and key city and community partners. The tour began on UDM's McNichols Campus with a tour of the many renovations happening including the new Fitness Center.

UDM's McNichols Campus was the first stop on the tour, held on August 3, 2012 and featured several major renovation in the area and on the "Avenue of Fashion." Read More


June 25, 2012
The Detroit City Council honored Dr. Garibaldi in their chambers with a Testimonial Resolution on his first year at University of Detroit Mercy and for making a difference in our community.
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May 18, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi delivered the commencement address at the graduate ceremony for the University of St. Thomas. He currently serves as a trustee for the university, as well as on the boards of several national higher education organizations and universities.
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March 22, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi visited students and administrators of Divine Child Catholic High School in Dearborn, MI. After an enlightening conversation with Josh Hejka, freshman and associate editor of the Faith in Action newsletter, Dr. Garibaldi was featured in the following article.  

Image: From left to right: Peggy Knuth, principal of DC; Dr. Garibaldi; Josh Hejka, freshman and associate editor of Faith in Action.

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Josh Hejka / Divine Child Faith in Action
“Children and young people have a right to be motivated to appraise moral values with a right conscience, to embrace them with a personal adherence, together with a deeper knowledge and love of God.” This is what Pope Paul VI declared in 1965 in the Gravissimum Educationis. Around 2 million students in the United States take advantage of this right every year in the United States by attending a Catholic school ... Read More (.pdf)


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March 1, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi had the honor of visiting with some of the enthusiastic seniors and other students, teachers and administrators at Regina High School in Warren, MI. Several recent Regina alumnae are current students at UDM.


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February 28, 2012
We recently celebrated the grand opening of the new Subway restaurant in The Loft. Dr. Garibaldi is pictured here with Doug Pugh, general manager for Sodexo.


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February 3, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi was the 2012 keynote speaker at the annual dinner of De La Salle High School's (Warren) Brother George Synan Planned Giving Society, held at Lochmoor Country Club. Former speakers include author Mitch Albom and former University of Michigan football coach Lloyd Carr.


February 2, 2012
Dr. Garibaldi took time to visit with the exemplary students at Detroit's Cass Technical High School.

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January 2012
Dr. and Mrs. Garibaldi attended the 2012 North American International Auto Show, held January 9-22 at Detroit's Cobo Center. While there,they were able to meet with Miss Michigan 2012, Kristen Danyal. She is a UDM graduating senior, majoring in Business with a marketing concentration.