UDM News Releases

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

Recent UDM News:

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

May 17, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy presented its Vivere ex Missione Award to Paige R. Dykema, a biology major with a concentration in applied genetics and a minor in leadership. The graduate has already accepted a position in the clinical trials department at Karmanos Cancer Institute in Detroit and also volunteers in Detroit through the Institute’s cancer outreach programs.

Zawacki Named Valedictorian for Class of 2016

May 16, 2016

Senior Sara Zawacki of the Titan women's soccer team was named Valedictorian for the Class of 2016 at the University of Detroit Mercy Honors Convocation on Sunday, March 20.

Detroit Mercy hosts 250 students on campus at Camp College

May 11, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy, the Michigan Association for College Admission Counseling (MACAC) and National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) will host a Camp College event on Thursday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the McNichols Campus. Approximately 250 students from high schools and churches in the community will attend the one-day, conference-style workshop, encouraging underserved students to consider and prepare for higher education.

MiWeek: A Special Live Event at Detroit Mercy

May 04, 2016

MiWeek, Detroit Public Television’s (DPTV) weekly leadership and public affairs program broadcast live on Thursday, May 5, from the McNichols Campus of University of Detroit Mercy. The show featured interviews and in-depth panel conversations about the future of Detroit’s neighborhoods, newcomers versus long-time residents; inclusiveness; the cultural corridor compared to the economic corridor; and entrepreneurship.

Detroit Mercy Commencement ceremonies to be held May 13 and 14

May 03, 2016

University of Detroit Mercy will hold its annual Commencement ceremonies on May 13 and 14, 2016.