UDM News Releases

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

Recent UDM News:

University of Detroit Mercy Board of Trustees names three new members

December 02, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy Board of Trustees recently welcomed three new members: Emil J. Brolick ’69, ’72, retired president and CEO, The Wendy’s Corporation, Mary M. Fisher, D.D.S. ’81, dentist and Eric J. Stanczak, Jr. ’93, chief engineer for full size trucks, General Motors Company.

Detroit Mercy hosts Visit Day, Saturday, Dec. 10

November 23, 2016

High school students are invited to attend University of Detroit Mercy’s “Visit Day” on Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016 from 9 a.m. to noon. Events will be held in the Fountain Lounge of the Student Center Building on the University’s McNichols Campus.

Major grant will fund female engineering professorship at Detroit Mercy

November 22, 2016

A major grant from the Henry Luce Foundation’s Clare Boothe Luce Program will provide funding for a new female professor of mechanical engineering specializing in assistive technology at University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Engineering & Science.

Oakland County Bar grant will help provide legal assistance for immigration issues

November 22, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law will expand its work with Oakland County residents in need of immigration services thanks to an $18,000 grant from the Oakland County Bar Foundation.

Detroit Mercy Provost and VP for Academic Affairs Pamela Zarkowski honored with 2017 Gies Award

November 21, 2016

The ADEAGies Foundation recently announced Pamela Zarkowski, MPH., JD, University of Detroit Mercy Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs will receive the 2017 William J. Gies Award for Outstanding Achievement by a Dental Educator. The prestigious award was established by the American Dental Education Association Gies Foundation in honor of the vision, innovation and achievement of the dental field.