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Detroit Mercy participates in 27th Annual Safety Street

October 26, 2016

Bags upon bags of Twix bars, Three Musketeers, Hershey’s and Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups will be passed out to little princesses and ghosts during University of Detroit Mercy’s 27th annual Safety Street celebration. More than 400 children from all over the Detroit area will come dressed in their favorite Halloween costume.

The Theatre Company to open "100 Saints You Should Know"

October 21, 2016

The Theatre Company of University of Detroit Mercy will launch the second production of its 46th season with the Detroit premiere of Kate Fodor’s drama 100 Saints You Should Know, Nov. 3-20. This play focuses on finding spiritual relevance in a universe full of lost connections. There will be 12 performances at The Marlene Boll Theatre at the Boll Family YMCA, 1401 Broadway Street, in downtown Detroit.

Business Leadership Awards 2016

October 19, 2016

The College of Business Administration will host its Business Leadership Awards on Sunday, Oct. 30. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to noon, beginning with a Mass in the Commerce and Finance Building’s St. Ignatius Chapel on the McNichols Campus. The Mass will be followed by a brunch and induction ceremony at 11:15 a.m. at the Detroit Golf Club, 17911 Hamilton Rd. in Detroit.

President Antoine M. Garibaldi's remarks on new Jesuit Superior General

October 14, 2016

President Antoine M. Garibaldi released a statement on the recent appointment of the next Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Fr. Arturo Sosa Abascal, S.J.

University of Detroit Mercy unveils new brand position to reflect University's current role in Detroit and in higher education

October 12, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy, after a close examination of perceptions of the University’s brand across constituent groups (alumni, current students, prospective students, faculty and staff, teachers and counselors, civic leaders and employers in the Metro Detroit area and across the county), has unveiled a new logo and brand positioning strategy.

U.S. News & World Report ranks Detroit Mercy in Top 25 Universities in the Midwest

October 11, 2016

For the 16th consecutive year, University of Detroit Mercy is listed in the top tier of Midwest Best Regional Universities in the 2017 edition of the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” rankings. In addition to being the highest ranking Midwest Regional school in Michigan in the magazine’s annual list, Detroit Mercy has also now been named one of the “Best Values” in the region and continues to be an “A+ School for B Students.”

Engineering & Science iNSPIRE Laboratory opens

October 01, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy will be officially dedicating the new iNSPIRE Laboratory on Thursday, Oct. 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Chemistry Building on the McNichols Campus. The lab’s name is an acronym for Innovative Space for Research and Exploration.

Detroit Mercy Dental Clinic opens at ACCESS

September 21, 2016

Students and faculty from University of Detroit Mercy’s School of Dentistry and Clinic will be performing dental exams, cleanings, X-rays, sealants, restorative care, extractions and emergency services at Detroit Mercy’s ACCESS Clinic every Friday. The ACCESS Clinic is located on 6450 Maple Rd. in Dearborn. ACCESS (Arab Community Center for Economic & Social Services) is the largest Arab-American human services nonprofit in America.

Architecture Lecturers: Elizabeth Mossop and Detroit Innovators

September 14, 2016

As part of the 2016-17 Lecture Series, University of Detroit Mercy School of Architecture welcomes Elizabeth Mossop of Spackman Mossop and Michaels on Monday, Sept. 26 at 5:30 p.m. as well as a discussion panel featuring “Detroit Innovators,” showcasing the impact on Detroit’s resurgence completed by 25 alumni, on Friday Sept. 30 at 5 p.m. Both events will be taking place in the Warren Loranger Architecture Building’s Genevieve Fisk Loranger Architecture Center on Detroit Mercy’s McNichols Campus.