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Summer 2002 Issue
University of Detroit Mercy College of Liberal Arts & Education

Welcome to The Highlighter & Laureate a periodic web-based newsletter from the University of Detroit Mercy College of Liberal Arts & Education. This "publication" is one example of our technology-enhanced efforts to communicate with alumni in the ways that will serve you best. This new online communication will keep you informed about activities in the College, as well as what some of your fellow alumni are up to.

The features in this issue focus on program developments, faculty and changes in the College.

Highlighted Feature: "On May 11, 2002," writes Dean John Staudenmaier, S.J., "our College lost one of its best. George Pickering's wife Betty found George that morning after he had died in his sleep. As most of you know, George had decided that this [past] semester would be his last in the classroom. Ed DeWindt told me the day George died that George had intended, since he would no longer be teaching, to finish one book and begin another. He and Betty had planned to settle in at their home on the Cape." Read more . . .


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