January 2014
Healthy Times

In this issue of Healthy Times

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UDM to honor alumni with Achievement Award on April 11

This spring, University of Detroit Mercy will host the inaugural University-wide celebration, "Spirit of UDM: Alumni Achievement Awards," on Friday, April 11, 2014. The new event will honor distinguished alumna, Nancy Susick, MSN, RN, ’86 from the College of Health Professions Read

Nursing alumni celebrate Mercy heritage

Approximately 65 nursing alumni from Mercy College of Detroit celebrated their Mercy heritage and the accomplishments of the McAuley School of Nursing (MSON) at University of Detroit Mercy on Sept, 28. Read

Nursing student team receives TechTown Labs Venture/Innovation Grant

This fall, students from the McAuley School of Nursing at the University of Detroit Mercy are doing something that most people don't expect of nurses. With the help of TechTown Detroit, they are building a company to market a product that they designed in a partnership with engineering students from UDM's College of Engineering & Science. Read

College news

More about Mercy Day, a new grant from the American Heart Association (AHA), and new MSON Associate Dean Renee McCune. Read

Program news

News from the following programs: Nursing, Health Services Administration, Nurse Anesthesia, Physician Assistant, and Health Information Management. Read

Faculty news

News about accomplishments by the faculty of the College of Health Professions. Read

Letter from the Dean

A letter to alumni from the dean of the College of Health Professions. Read

Homecoming 2014!

Thanks to the hundreds of UDM alumni who joined us for Homecoming 2014! On Jan. 11, the Titans basketball teams challenged the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies in Calihan Hall and a Mass and an alumni tailgate party were hosted on campus. See the Homecoming photo gallery. Go Titans!

Update your information on the Online Community

Have you recently moved? Do you want to receive Spiritus, our alumni magazine? Do you want to be aware of the events planned for our alumni? Make sure to update your contact information on the UDM Online Community.

Request a UDM Alumni Association Membership card

Request a UDM Alumni Association membership card to take advantage of the many benefits available to you as a UDM alumnus. Multiple benefits were added this fall, to learn more, visit the UDM benefits page on Community.

Sport your Titan pride

Spread school spirit by wearing your Titan gear! The Alumni Association has U of D alumni and Mercy College of Detroit alumni t-shirts and U of D alumni ties. Find the order form on Community. Also, stop by the UDM Bookstore in the Student Center on the McNichols Campus for large variety of University apparel.