2013 News Releases

Here are the University of Detroit Mercy news releases from 2013.

UDM Receives $2 Million in Gifts and Grants to Help Students through Scholarships, Co-ops and Fellowship Positions

November 27, 2013

The School of Architecture and the College of Engineering & Science at University of Detroit Mercy received grants totaling $2 million to support students through scholarships, paid internships (co-op) and fellowship positions. The gifts are from UDM alumnus Warren Loranger '51, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and the Mary G. Stange Charitable Trust.

MI-AHEC’s Southeast Regional Center and UDM School of Dentistry Offer Free Program to Address Shortage of Dentists in Michigan

November 14, 2013

Summer Initiative Gives Aspiring Dentists Chance to Brush Up on Academic and Job Skills - The Michigan Area Health Education Center’s (AHEC) Southeast Regional Center and the University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) School of Dentistry have teamed up to offer aspiring dental students the chance to brush up on their academic, job readiness, and networking skills this summer. The Summer Enrichment Program at the University of Detroit Mercy is a free, six-week initiative that will run from Monday, May 19 through Friday, June 27, 2014. Its purpose is to expose students to careers in dentistry, increase the number of disadvantaged students pursuing dental careers, and help students become successful dental school applicants.

Shhh! Neil LaBute's Comedy-drama "This is How it Goes" Wrestles Racism, Bigotry and Even Love Itself

November 13, 2013

Neil LaBute's sophisticatedly structured drama This Is How It Goes continues the UDM Theatre Company's season. Directed by Greg Grobis, This Is How It Goes runs November 15, 16, 22, 23 at 8 p.m. and November 17 and 24 at 2 p.m. at the Marygrove Theatre (8425 W McNichols Rd., Detroit). LaBute unblinkingly challenges the notions of gender, ethnicity and even love itself in this fast paced 90-minute play which is unpredictable at every turn.

UDM Black Abolitionist Director Discusses: “12 Years A Slave” and the real Solomon Northup

November 01, 2013

University of Detroit Mercy Professor of History Dr. Roy E. Finkenbine will discuss the film “12 Years A Slave” on Nov. 15, 2013 at noon in the President's Dining Room of the Student Center Building on the McNichols Campus.

UDM School Of Architecture Career Day

October 31, 2013

Thinking about architecture as a potential career / major? University of Detroit Mercy’s School of Architecture is holding a career day for prospective students including high school students and transfer students interested in the field. The event will take place on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, from noon - 4 p.m. in the Warren Loranger Architecture Building on the McNichols Campus.

UDM College of Engineering & Science Hosts Student Research Symposium

October 28, 2013

UDM Professor Releases Documentary on "The Corner" at Michigan and Trumbull

October 26, 2013

UDM Hosts 24th Annual "Safety Street"

October 25, 2013

More than 1,100 Future Leaders Visit UDM for Tech Day

October 15, 2013

Obama Administration Members Meet with Local Religious Leaders at UDM

September 27, 2013

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law Celebrated 101st Annual Red Mass

September 26, 2013

UDM School of Business Administration Ranked in Top Ten Small Business Schools Worldwide by Corporate Knights Magazine

September 24, 2013

UDM School of Architecture Has Highest Pass Rate in Michigan and Over the National Average

September 23, 2013

The 24th Annual Midnight Bike Tour of Detroit

September 22, 2013

U.S.News & World Report’s “2014 - Best Colleges” ranks UDM’s College of Engineering & Science, one of Top 100 in America

September 18, 2013

U.S.News & World Report’s “2014 - America’s Best Colleges” ranks UDM in Top 25 Universities in the Midwest

September 10, 2013

University of Detroit Mercy Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools® Designation

September 10, 2013

UDM Celebrate Spirit! on Sept. 12

September 09, 2013

UDM College of Engineering & Science receives $50,000 grant from Ford Motor Company Fund

September 04, 2013

UDM Named in Top 10 Michigan Colleges with Best Return on Investment

August 30, 2013

UDM Theatre Company Announces 43rd Season

August 20, 2013

UDM Education Chair Lorri MacDonald Receives Fulbright Award

August 08, 2013

Mark Denham named Dean of the College of Liberal Arts & Education

July 19, 2013

University of Detroit Mercy Awarded $750,000 grant from W.K. Kellogg Foundation to Support Master of Community Development

June 28, 2008

Ray McCallum Selected 36th Overall in NBA Draft by Sacramento Kings

June 27, 2008

President Garibaldi named ‘Man of Excellence' by Michigan Chronicle

June 14, 2013

Livernois Storefront to Provide New Business Opportunities in Detroit

June 10, 2013

NCAA Executive Selected as UDM Director of Athletics

May 29, 2013

UDM School of Law Hosts International Law Conference: June 21 - 22

May 28, 2013

GM and UDM Partner to Help Clean Detroit with the GM Student Corps

May 24, 2013

UDM Graduate Chanel Pattah Receives Vivere ex Missione Award

May 16, 2013

Engineering and Nursing Students Build Assistive Devices for Disabled Clients

May 14, 2013

UDM’s Detroit Collaborative Design Center Presents “Light-Up Livernois” Event - 5/31-6/1

May 13, 2013

UDM 2013 Commencement Ceremony honors Jane K. Nugent '48

April 26, 2013

UDM Dental and DHS team up to provide orthodontic care for foster children

April 19, 2013

UDM celebrates the election of Jesuit Argentine Cardinal Bergoglio as Pope Francis

April 18, 2013

UDM Hosts Open House at WCCCD University Center in Harper Woods

April 18, 2013

Award Winning Alumni Guest Artists Headline UDM's Cabaret Showcase

April 09, 2013

UDM Hosts Open House at Macomb University Center

April 08, 2013

UDM Alumnus Michael D. Ware Discusses Clean Energy in America

April 08, 2013

School of Architecture Presents Alumnus Mickey Jacob

April 02, 2013

Detroit Titan “Dunkin Doug” Anderson Selected For State Farm College Slam Dunk & 3-Point Championship

March 28, 2013

Michigan Virtual University® and UDM to provide teachers in training with online teaching experience

March 12, 2013

Diversity Creates Business Value Panel Discussion

March 11, 2013

Nursing Students Record Oral Histories of Area Elders

March 10, 2013

Gov. Snyder to Give Keynote Address at UDM Law Review Symposium; “Global Michigan: Immigration & Economic Growth”

March 06, 2013

College of Business Administration and Beta Alpha Psi host Free Income Tax Assistance Clinics

March 04, 2013

UDM to hold Graduate/Transfer Student Open House, March 20

March 04, 2013

UDM Representatives Volunteer for Detroit Public Schools Reading Corps Program

February 28, 2013

Alumna Tania Pratnicki Young to Speak on Leadership Characteristics and Styles

February 28, 2013

Renowned Writers Elmore Leonard and son Peter Leonard Lecture and Book Signing

February 26, 2013

UDM Law Federal Bar Association Student Chapter Hosts Sixth Circuit Judge Raymond Kethledge

February 26, 2013

UDM representatives attend immigration study presentation, Feb. 26, Washington, D.C.

February 25, 2013

UDM Hosts Visit Day on Feb. 16

February 06, 2013

'Wings' offers dramatic perspective into the flight of a mind

February 06, 2013

UDM School of Law Mortgage Foreclosure Defense Clinic Hosts Event on Feb. 7

February 05, 2013

Author Lois Leveen Visits UDM to Speak on New Book "The Secrets of Mary Bowser"

February 05, 2013

UDM Marketing Professor Hosts 27th Annual Super Bowl Ad Nauseum

January 30, 2013

UDM Hosts Campus Kitchens - Benefit Dinner and Concert

January 30, 2013

UDM Dental School Presents "Give Kids a Smile"

January 16, 2013

UDM’s Detroit Collaborative Design Center helps build on Detroit’s Future

January 14, 2013

UDM Future Educators Association Presents "UDM 26 Acts of Kindness"

January 14, 2013

Transfer and Graduate Student Open House

January 01, 2013