Recent UDM News:
July 25, 2016
Tooth decay is the most common chronic disease among children. In the Detroit area, the number of third graders in need of immediate dental care is two and a half times higher than it is statewide.
$1 million gift from alumnus helps University of Detroit Mercy create innovative engineering center for students
July 22, 2016
University of Detroit Mercy’s new Center for Automotive Systems Engineering Education (CASEE) has received a major boost with a $1 million gift from William L. Kozyra (Class of 1980), July 20.
July 20, 2016
The Theatre Company at University of Detroit Mercy announces its 46th season. Performances will be held at The Marlene Boll Theatre at the Boll Family YMCA in downtown Detroit.
July 18, 2016
Science Technology & Engineering Preview Summer (STEPS) Camp is a two-week day camp, highlighting the exciting world of engineering, science, technology and robotics for young women between the 9th-11th grades.
July 13, 2016
Professor Karen McDonald Henning is the recipient of the 2016 James T. Barnes, Sr. Memorial Faculty Scholar Award at University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. This prestigious award, named in honor of alumnus James T. Barnes, Sr. '40, recognizes a faculty member’s outstanding scholarship, teaching excellence and public service.
$250,000 Kresge Foundation grant designed to promote collaboration with Detroit Collaborative Design Center at University of Detroit Mercy
July 11, 2016
The Kresge Foundation has approved a three-year grant totaling $250,000 for operating support for University of Detroit Mercy’s Detroit Collaborative Design Center (DCDC) to aid in its mission of helping community development organizations strengthen Detroit’s neighborhoods, June 29.
DENSO North America Foundation funds autonomous vehicle design projects for College of Engineering & Science students
July 11, 2016
University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Engineering & Science has been awarded $50,000 from the DENSO North America Foundation to develop student projects relating to self-driving vehicles.
June 30, 2016
University of Detroit Mercy School of Law will host its 104th annual Red Mass on Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at noon at Saints Peter and Paul Jesuit Church located at 629 E. Jefferson Avenue in downtown Detroit. The church is immediately adjacent to the School of Law Campus.
June 21, 2016
Students from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry and Clinic hosted a Sealant program event for children in need of dental services at the New Breed Community Development Corporation’s temporary office location, June 20. Children received dental exams, sealants, varnishes, as well as an oral health kit – all at no cost. The Clinic will take place again on Monday, Aug. 1 at Cornerstone schools with the Titans for Teeth Mobile Clinic.