2009 News Releases

Here are the University of Detroit Mercy news releases from 2009.

Ford & UDM retrain auto engineers to compete in new era of electric vehicles

November 24, 2009

Ford Motor Company is teaming with the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) to retrain traditional automotive engineers, providing them with the skills and expertise to develop the next generation of advanced electric and hybrid vehicles.

UDM Engineering Team SEALE places second in competition

November 24, 2009

The first annual Robotics Innovation Competition and Conference (RICC) was held recently at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts. The intercollegiate competition challenged undergraduate and graduate students to develop a robotic technology that would improve the quality of life. This year, the UDM team composed of five engineering students entered the competition and won second place.

UDM names three new Board of Trustee members

November 23, 2009

University of Detroit Mercy Board of Trustees recently elected three new members to the board: The Hon. Denise Langford Morris, Oakland County Circuit Court; Derrick Kuzak, Ford Motor Company; and Terence V. Page, Hardy, Lewis & Page, PC.

Freshman Visit Day at UDM

November 22, 2009

Prospective freshmen are invited to attend University of Detroit Mercy’s “Freshman Visit Day” on Saturday, Dec. 5 from 9 a.m. to noon. It will be held in the Fountain Lounge of the Student Center Building on the University’s McNichols Campus.

Broadside Press Celebrates 44th Anniversary

November 11, 2009

The Dudley Randal Center for Print Culture and Broadside Press' Poets' Theater will host an event honoring their 44th anniversary on Sunday, November 15, 2009 from 3 to 6 p.m. in the McNichols Library, Bargman Reading Room, Two new voices will be featured at the UDM celebration, Hilda Vest and Albert M. Ward.

UDM and Marygrove Present "The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee"!

November 02, 2009

CLAE Inducts 13 Alumni into Hall of Honor

November 02, 2009

UDM/Ford Innovation Winners Announced

November 01, 2009

Honors Symposium Discusses Health Care Reform

October 28, 2009

UDM Hosts “Safety Street” Oct. 30

October 27, 2009

UDM Law School Hosts Social Networking Workshop -10/29

October 26, 2009

UDM Dental School hosts Endodontic event

October 23, 2009

19th Annual Tech Day Excites Future Leaders

October 20, 2009

UDM Volunteers in “United We Serve”

October 20, 2009

UDM professor selected to participate in Engineering Education Symposium

October 18, 2009

Ford Innovation Symposium Features Iain Roberts

October 15, 2009

Broadside Press Poets’ Theater presents Bilal Mutawassim

October 14, 2009

University Hosts “Student Life Health Fair”

October 09, 2009

UDM Hosts Junior/Freshman Visit Day

October 06, 2009

The "Winning Streak" opens UDM Theatre's 39th Season!

October 05, 2009

UDM honors John E. Lobbia, Charles R. Rutherford and Christine K. Cortez at Ignatian Circle Dinner

September 25, 2009

UDM’s 21st Annual Midnight Bike Tour – 9/25

September 23, 2009

School of Law to Celebrate 97th Annual Red Mass

September 22, 2009

Auditions: The 25th Annual Putnam County Spellling Bee

September 17, 2009

MBA for Healthcare Professionals

September 16, 2009

University Community will "Celebrate Spirit!" to Begin the New School Year

September 15, 2009

Universities and Colleges such as UDM Participate in Yellow Ribbon Program for Veterans

August 24, 2009

U.S. News & World Report’s “2010-America’s Best Colleges” ranks UDM in Top Tier Again

August 21, 2009

UDM Receives Federal Contract for Cyber Security Research

July 24, 2009

UDM Education Open House – 8/19

July 24, 2009

UDM Hosts Free Children’s Immunization Fair at Samaritan Center

July 20, 2009

UDM Chemistry Professor presents: What’s That Made Of?

June 23, 2009

UDM Robotics Team takes first place at International Engineering Competition

June 10, 2009

Daniel Knott, V.P., Car, Minivan and SRT Product Team, Chrysler LLC Speaks at UDM

June 04, 2009

History Professor Gregory Sumner Awarded Second Fulbright Scholarship

May 21, 2009

More than 1,200 Low-Income Residents Receive Care at Dental School's "MICHIGAN ORAL HEALTH DAY"

May 19, 2009

UDM awards honorary degree to business/community leader Richard A. Abdoo ‘69

May 06, 2009

UDM School of Law and School of Dentistry Hold Annual Commencements

May 06, 2009

Lloyd A. Semple, Named University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Dean

May 02, 2009

University Alumnus Jim O’ Sullivan Named “2009 Automobile Executive of the Year”

May 01, 2009

Sister Rosita Schiller, RSM '59 Receives Allied Health Award from University of Detroit Mercy

April 28, 2009

2009 Alternative Energy Technology Transfer Forum

April 15, 2009

UDM's McAuley Health Center serving the underserved since 2002

April 15, 2009

NCAA® 2009 National Collegiate Bowling Championship hosted by UDM

April 07, 2009

The NCAA® Men’s Final Four® doesn’t happen without its host institution, UDM

April 03, 2009

Watch Future NCAA Athletes in the Making! Yes® Clinics in Metro Detroit, as part of Final Four®

March 30, 2009

NCAA® Final Four® Floor Arrives In Detroit

March 26, 2009

UDM, Highland Park, MSHDA and Cities of Promise team up for Community Resource Day, March 28; UDM to offer free services

March 25, 2009

United States Basketball Writers Association Host Sports Writing Seminar at UDM

March 24, 2009

UDM School of Law Public Interest Fellowship Auction

March 23, 2009

College Hoops Icon Dick Vitale Encourages University of Detroit Mercy Student-Athletes To Make Financially Savvy Plays With The Hartford’s Playbook For Life

March 20, 2009

UDM & NCAA To Host Basketball Documentary Screening And Panel Discussion

March 19, 2009

UDM Transfer and Graduate Student Open House

March 17, 2009

College of Engineering & Science Hosts 77th Annual Slide Rule Dinner Dance

March 13, 2009

Alumni share wisdom & insight during UDM's Business Administration Alumni Week

March 12, 2009

Broadside Press Poet's Theater featuring Gloria House and Albert M. Ward

March 12, 2009

UDM and Marygrove College collaborate to produce the musical The Threepenny Opera!

March 09, 2009

UDM College of Business takes top prize at 2009 ACG Cup

February 25, 2009

Rare painting found by UDM Jesuits, hangs at DIA

February 19, 2009

Freshman Visit Day at UDM

February 11, 2009

Super Bowl Ad Nauseam - Another Major Hit!

February 09, 2009

UDM professor and alumnus discuss the changing economic landscape

February 03, 2009

UDM’s Theatre Company presents "Speech and Debate"

January 28, 2009

UDM School of Dentistry “Gives Kids A Smile”

January 28, 2009

Dominican Sister discusses her photos of "The people of Iraq & the current humanitarian crisis"

January 27, 2009

UDM community called to save lives

January 16, 2009

Broadside Press Poet’s Theatre Feature Poets La Shaun phoenix Moore and Cassie Poe

January 16, 2009

Susan Sellers, Partner/Creative Director for 2x4 Design discusses creating ideas for corporate America

January 13, 2009

UDM Theatre Company’s 2009-2010 Season - Great Theatre: Close to Home

January 11, 2010

Noted expert on U.S. nuclear weapons speaks at UDM

January 09, 2009

Titans Announce Roundball Luncheon Schedule

January 01, 2009