2008 News Releases

Here are the University of Detroit Mercy news releases from 2008.

U.S. News & World Report’s “2009-America’s Best Colleges” ranks UDM in Top Tier Again

December 31, 2008

For the eighth consecutive year, University of Detroit Mercy is listed in the top tier of Midwestern Master's Universities in the 2009 edition of the U.S.News and World Report's "America's Best Colleges."  The University was ranked one of the top 25 schools in its category, the highest-ranking school in Michigan.

Welcome to the new DetroitTitans.com, the official web site of UDM Athletics

December 31, 2008

Today we launched the completely-redesigned official UDM Athletics web site, DetroitTitans.com. It was designed, and will be hosted, by Internet Consulting Services, located in Syracuse, NY. ICS has designed numerous Division I school web sites throughout the country, including the likes of Syracuse, Eastern Michigan, Cornell, Davidson, Evansville and Hawaii, to name just a handful.

UDM Theatre Company 2008-2009 season wants GREAT THEATRE for you!

December 31, 2008

The Theatre Company of University of Detroit Mercy proudly announces its 38th theatrical season! The 2008 - 2009 season will continue the Theatre Company’s award-winning tradition of theatrical excellence in the Metro Detroit community. The Theatre Company will present its season at the Marygrove Theatre located on the campus of Marygrove College. The 38th season will feature The Sunshine Boys, How I Learned to Drive, Speech and Debate and The Threepenny Opera.

Detroit Mayoral Candidate Forum At University of Detroit Mercy

December 09, 2008

With a $200-million deficit, a major population loss over the past several years, and the City of Detroit facing many ongoing challenges, it will take an innovative, committed leader to lead our city into a strong, vibrant future.

Freshman Visit Day at UDM

November 25, 2008

Students who will be freshmen next year are invited to come and visit University of Detroit Mercy on Saturday, December 13, 2008 in the Student Center, Fountain Lounge, from 9 a.m.-12 p.m.   Those in attendance will have the opportunity to learn about the University’s academic programs, financial aid and scholarships, meet current UDM students and parents, and tour the McNichols campus. 

James Timberlake Speaks at College of Architecture

November 11, 2008

Broadside Press Poet's Theatre features Jessica Care Moore & Aurora Harris

November 05, 2008

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law's Project SALUTE honored by 110th Fighter Wing

November 03, 2008

University Symposium on the American Economy in Crisis

October 29, 2008

UDM's Annual Technology Discovery Day

October 27, 2008

UDM Students help Detroit youth have a safe Halloween

October 15, 2008

Patricia Isasa Discusses Her Fight for Justice

October 08, 2008

CHP Fundraiser to Benefit Medical Simulation Lab

September 29, 2008

The Sunshine Boys to feature David Regal and Arthur Beer

September 16, 2008

Mert Aksu named School of Dentistry Dean

September 12, 2008

Reverend Jim Wallis speaks on faith, religion and politics 9/18 at 7:30 p.m.

September 05, 2008

UDM Community Joins Together to "Celebrate Spirit!"

September 03, 2008

UDM’s 20th Annual Midnight Bike Tour

September 02, 2008

UDM hosts 2008 Ford Innovation Symposium with Derrick Kuzak and the Future of Ford

August 18, 2008

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law to celebrate annual Red Mass

August 15, 2008

Lack of technological innovators threatens Michigan

August 12, 2008

UDM Theatre presents "How I Learned To Drive"

August 12, 2008

Walk It Off UDM!!!

August 08, 2008

VA announces partnership with School of Nursing

August 05, 2008

UDM College of Health Professions receives Michigan Nursing Corp Grant

July 14, 2008

UDM hosts Adult/Transfer Open House

July 14, 2008

UDM Theatre Company’s 2008-2009 season wants GREAT THEATRE for you!

July 11, 2008

Hollywood comes to UDM for "The Prince of Motor City"

July 02, 2008

Dental associations host Oral Cancer Walk

June 25, 2008

Richard Haller, President and COO of Walbridge Aldinger Company to lecture at UDM

June 11, 2008

CHP program prepares nurses for unique leadership positions

June 08, 2008

CBA Alumni Board Community Service Committee gives back

June 08, 2008

Architecture students participate in eco-village design competition

June 08, 2008

Design Center creates design plan for Paradise Valley

June 08, 2008

Students earn credit, career experience at UDM Counseling Clinic

June 08, 2008

Detroit Hires Ray McCallum As Head Basketball Coach

June 04, 2008

Former Titan Rademacher Returns To UDM As Women's Basketball Coach

June 04, 2008

UDM takes first place at International Engineering Competition

June 03, 2008

2008 Ford PAS Day at University of Detroit Mercy

May 11, 2008

UDM School of Dentistry to host Community Open House

May 06, 2008

University of Detroit Mercy at Macomb Center named official Center for Economic Education

April 24, 2008

University holds its annual Commencement: Honorary degree to innovative architect/educator

April 21, 2008

Physician Assistant Information Meeting

April 20, 2008

Architecture design competition to announce winners, April 26

April 15, 2008

UDM School of Dentistry to dedicate Corktown Campus April 18th

April 14, 2008

Nursing alumna returns to discuss Michigan's nursing shortage

March 31, 2008

UDM unveils new emergency alert system

March 17, 2008

College of Engineering & Science hosts 76th Annual Slide Rule Dinner Dance

March 17, 2008

Acclaimed sociologist Robert Bellah to speak at UDM

March 17, 2008

The Detroit Free Press writer John Gallagher speaks at UDM School of Architecture event

March 17, 2008

University symposium on the state of Michigan's economy

March 16, 2008

Hugo Chavez author discusses the leader and Venezuela's future

March 16, 2008

UDM College of Business Administration joins volunteers during Jesuit MBA Cares Day

March 07, 2008

Watson retires as UDM men's basketball coach

March 05, 2008

Legal ethics professor Leslie Griffin to deliver the 10th Annual McElroy Lecture on law & religion

March 04, 2008

UDM Theatre Company & Breathe Art Theatre Project partner to present Edward Albee's "The Play About the Baby"

February 29, 2008

Kent State Architecture professor speaks at UDM

February 27, 2008

Columbia professor speaks on the making of social ethics: Peabody, Pickering, and the Politics of the Color

February 26, 2008

GEMBA program continues with fourth cohort

February 20, 2008

CLASA presents: AFSC Speak for Peace Tour

February 19, 2008

Ford Motor Company president and CEO Alan Mulally speaks at UDM

February 13, 2008

Students participate in UDM's 18th Alternative Spring Break

February 13, 2008

UDM receives President's Honor Roll Award for its commitment to service

February 13, 2008

UDM Law professor takes the stage in "12 Angry Men"

February 08, 2008

The Theatre Company presents "And Neither Have I Wings to Fly"

February 07, 2008

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law launches national tour to provide pro bono assistance on federal benefits issues to veterans

February 06, 2008

Dr. David Kaulemu speaks on religion and societal transformation in Zimbabwe

January 30, 2008

UDM School of Dentistry to "Give Kids a Smile"

January 29, 2008

UDM professor hosts 22nd Annual Super Bowl Ad Nauseam

January 29, 2008

The film "Don't Call Me a Saint" to be shown at UDM

January 23, 2008

Lisa Krohn speaks at UDM's School of Architecture

January 23, 2008

Dean Brackley, S.J. of University of Central America discusses "The Challenges in Jesuit & Catholic Higher Education Today"

January 23, 2008

School of Dentistry moves to larger facility on new Corktown Campus - $25.5 million investment in Detroit

January 15, 2008

Bethune-Cookman philosphy professor speaks at UDM on "Hope and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr."

January 10, 2008

UDM School of Law and Mexico's Monterrey Tech offer joint law degree program

January 09, 2008

UDM benefit encourages employees to "Live Where They Work"

January 07, 2008

UDM benefit encourages employees to "Live Where They Work"