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2014 - President Garibaldi in the Schools & Community

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East Ridge Hhigh School Students

Nov. 19, 2014

Dr. Garibaldi met with East Ridge High School (Woodbury, MN) counselors, teachers, administrators, juniors and seniors, and a class of students in the pre-college AVID (Achievement Via Individual Determination) program. East Ridge has 1,800 students and is south of St. Paul, MN.


Oct. 17, 2014

UDM President Antoine Garibaldi (pictured, third from left) visits with students at St. Edward's High School near Cleveland, Ohio. At right is the school's principal Dr. Frank O'Linn.



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June 24, 2014
School of Dentistry Summer Program students visited with Dr. Garibaldi during the final week of their program. Students came from a variety of colleges and universities to gain educational experiences that assisted them toward pursuing a career in dentistry.



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May 25, 2014
Dr. Garibaldi spoke at the Academic Night of the Detroit Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI). UDM students Sara LaFrance and Dritan Cenko were honored at the event.


Dr Garibaldi at Notre Dame Prep
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Saturday, May 24, 2014

Dr. Garibaldi discussed preparing for college with 40 Detroit-area high school young men in the Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity’s “Pathways to Excellence” (PTE) program. PTE is a year-round Saturday program founded by Iota Boulé of Detroit.


Dr Garibaldi at Utica
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Dr Garibaldi at Utica
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Monday, May 12, 2014

Dr. Garibaldi and Debbie Stieffel, Interim Vice President for Enrollment & Student Affairs, visited Utica Community Schools (UCS), including the district’s Center for Science and Industry (CSI).

Photo 1: Left to right: Dr. Christine Johns, Superintendent, UCS; Sarah Mauser, a senior at Utica High School; Debbie Stieffel, Interim Vice President of Enrollment & Student Affairs; Antoine M. Garibaldi, President; Kaylee Kromrei, a senior at Henry Ford II High School; and Joshua Rzeppa, a senior at Stevenson High School

Photo 2 Left to right: Debbie Stieffel; Jacob Noel, a senior at Henry Ford II High School; and Dr. Garibaldi


Dr Garibaldi at Notre Dame Prep
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Dr. Garibaldi and Debbie Stieffel, Interim Vice President for Enrollment & Student Affairs, spoke with approximately 75 sophomore parents at Notre Dame Preparatory High School about preparing for college.


Dr Garibaldi and Howard University
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Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Howard University logoDr. Garibaldi visits with 52 Howard University students who are staying at UDM for their Alternative Spring Break. The students are performing community service at several Detroit schools during their week-long stay.

Read more about it on the Howard University Alternative Spring Break blog.

March 14, 2014
Spring break puts Howard University students back in high school in Detroit
Detroit Free Press 


Dr Garibaldi and UDM Freshman
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Friday, February 14, 2014
Dr. Garibaldi held his annual luncheon with 18 freshmen to find out about their first-year experience at UDM and to obtain their suggestions for improving campus life.


Senator Harkin
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Monday, February 3, 2014
Dr. Antoine Garibaldi congratulates Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) at the AJCU Board Dinner in Washington, D.C. The Catholic University of America's Columbus School of Law alumnus received AJCU's 2014 Lifetime Achievement Award. Earlier in the day, Dr. Garibaldi was elected to the organization's Executive Committee of the Board of Directors.


Gov. Snyder with Students
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Friday, January 17, 2014
On Jan. 17, Gov. Rick Snyder unveiled a plan for the federal government to approve an allocation of employment-based visas for professionals holding advanced academic degrees and workers with exceptional abilities. The announcement was made at a press conference at the Ideal Group in Detroit, a Hispanic-owned company delivering innovative solutions in construction services, manufacturing and indirect material management. UDM President Garibaldi and several UDM students joined the governor, Detroit Mayor Dugan and local residents for the announcement.


Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D.
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Saturday, January 11,  2014
On Jan. 11, UDM President Antoine M. Garibaldi, Ph.D., met with high school students participating in the Detroit Regional Dollars for Scholars program. On the far left of the photo is UDM student Christa Hoen, who works with the Dollars for Scholars program as the UDM campus volunteer. The students in the program attended sessions related to college planning and toured the UDM McNichols Campus.  They also attended the Titans Men’s basketball game vs. Oakland University as part of their campus experience.