UDM News Releases

Here are the most recent University of Detroit Mercy news releases. For more news, see the archive.

Recent UDM News:

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.