2016 News Releases

Here are the University of Detroit Mercy news releases from 2016.

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.

Kresge, Detroit Collaborative Design Center to team up on childhood development initiative

December 01, 2016

The Detroit Collaborative Design Center (DCDC) is partnering with the Kresge Early Years for Success Initiative: Detroit thanks to a $200,000 grant from The Kresge Foundation.

Henry Luce Foundation’s Clare Boothe Luce Program grant fund female engineering professorship

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.

President Antoine M. Garibaldi's remarks on new Jesuit Superior General

November 21, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy unveils new brand position to reflect University's current role in Detroit and in higher education

November 20, 2016

Detroit Mercy hosts Visit Day, Saturday, Dec. 10

November 16, 2016

Detroit Talk: Isaiah McKinnon and Bryan Barnhill

November 15, 2016

The Theatre Company to open "100 Saints You Should Know"

October 21, 2016

Detroit Mercy participated in 27th Annual Safety Street

October 19, 2016

Business Leadership Awards 2016

October 19, 2016

U.S. News & World Report ranks Detroit Mercy in Top 25 Universities in the Midwest

October 11, 2016

Engineering & Science iNSPIRE Laboratory opens

October 01, 2016

Detroit Mercy Dental Clinic opens at ACCESS

September 21, 2016

Architecture Lecturers: Elizabeth Mossop and Detroit Innovators

September 14, 2016

“Strait Talk with Matt & LZ” livestreamed from Detroit Mercy, Sept. 19

September 12, 2016

Detroit Mercy hosts High School Visit Day on Saturday, Oct. 8

September 09, 2016

Detroit Mercy hosts Constitution Day programs

September 09, 2016

ReBUILDetroit program and research poster presentation

September 06, 2016

Goodfellows grant supports dental outreach for kids

August 29, 2016

Detroit Mercy recognized as Gold-certified Michigan Veteran-Friendly School

August 29, 2016

Sisters of Mercy help fund programming for first-generation students

August 22, 2016

Detroit Mercy Students, Faculty and Staff: Celebrate Spirit!

August 19, 2016

Detroit Mercy Law to Celebrate 104th Annual Red Mass

August 17, 2016

Ford Global Challenge gives University of Detroit Mercy $200,000 to develop mobility app for volunteers

August 11, 2016

$1 million gift from alumnus helps University of Detroit Mercy create innovative engineering center for students

August 10, 2016

Detroit Mercy Dental visiting Cornerstone School on Aug. 1-4

July 25, 2016

The Theatre Company announces its 46th season

July 20, 2016

Girls Rule at Detroit Mercy STEPS Camp!

July 18, 2016

Karen McDonald Henning receives Detroit Mercy Law's Barnes Faculty Scholar Award

July 13, 2016

$250,000 Kresge Foundation grant designed to promote collaboration with Detroit Collaborative Design Center at University of Detroit Mercy

July 11, 2016

DENSO North America Foundation funds autonomous vehicle design projects for College of Engineering & Science students

July 11, 2016

Detroit Mercy Dental provided dental care at New Breed CDC

June 21, 2016

Titans announce new radio partner In 910 AM Superstation

June 07, 2016

Biology major Paige R. Dykema receives Detroit Mercy’s Vivere ex Missione Award

May 17, 2016

Zawacki Named Valedictorian for Class of 2016

May 16, 2016

Detroit Mercy hosts 250 students on campus at Camp College

May 11, 2016

MiWeek: A Special Live Event at Detroit Mercy

May 04, 2016

Detroit Mercy Commencement ceremonies to be held May 13 and 14

May 03, 2016

UDM's "Miss Michigan Earth" spoke at Earth Day Festival

April 25, 2016

Detroit Mercy Law celebrated Commencement and honored alumnus George J. Asher

April 25, 2016

Welcome home Coach Alexander! Detroit Mercy names Men’s Basketball Coach

April 22, 2016

2016 Spirit of UDM: Alumni Achievement Award Honorees

April 21, 2016

DPAC hosts MoveMENt Step-Up to raise awareness

April 20, 2016

College of Engineering & Science Hosts 2016 Tech Day

April 13, 2016

Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Writer Desiree Cooper to speak at Detroit Mercy

April 04, 2016

UDM Theatre Company Hosts "An Evening With David L. Regal"

April 03, 2016

UDM celebrates 90th Birthday of Fr. Gerald Albright

March 30, 2016

UDM Graduate Schools Earn Top Rankings in 2017 U.S. News Survey

March 22, 2016

Detroit Director of Planning and Development to Speak at UDM

March 16, 2016

Detroit Mercy Law McElroy Lecture on Law and Religion

February 18, 2016

New McNichols Road Entrance Opens on Campus

February 17, 2016

UDM Law Review Centennial Symposium

February 15, 2016

UDM Hosts Black History Month Guest Speaker

February 08, 2016

UDM Presents Panel Discussion and Book Signing: A Fluid Frontier

February 07, 2016

Marketing Professor to Host 31st Annual Super Bowl Ad Nauseum

February 02, 2016

Gerard L. Stockhausen, S.J. passes

January 11, 2016