Spring 2012

In this issue of Tapestry

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Feature Story

Michael Martinez: Recent graduate — aspiring journalist

When undergraduate Michael Martinez ’12 graduated with a dual degree in journalism and history, he had already achieved more than many professional journalists. Read

Student projects unlock the secrets behind the Belle Isle statues

To learn the basics of documentary production, Communications Studies students planned, wrote, directed and edited documentary movies about the statues of Detroit's Belle Isle. Read

Jiawen Wang brings innovative education models to UDM

New to his post as assistant professor of Education, Jiawen Wang is teeming with ideas to bring information technology to the classroom. Read

New development director joins College

The College is pleased to welcome Dennis Carlesso as its new director of Development. He succeeds Jennifer Dafoe as she assumes new responsibilities as director of Research for University Advancement. Read

College notes

Both 2012 valedictorians from CLAE, Theatre Company's 2012-2013 season, UDM to host summer science and technology camp for girls and a documentary about old Tiger Stadium. Read

Faculty news

Some recent achievements of the faculty of the College of Liberal Arts & Education. Read

Dean's letter to alumni

Roy E. Finkenbine, interim dean of the College of Liberal Arts & Education (CLAE), writes to CLAE alumni. Read

The Great Donate

It's coming!
The Great Donate

2007 Reunion

Class of 2007, join us for your 5-year reunion on Sunday, Aug. 4. Check out the 2007 Commencement photo gallery and take the Class of 2007 poll.

Senior Class Gift Campaign

Fifty-six members of the Class of 2012 have left a special legacy and made a difference for current and future UDM students. The Class of 2012 raised $2,560.12 to help furnish the student lounge in the new Student Fitness Center. Take a look at the donor honor roll and consider making a gift yourself.

Alumni Benefits: Find a classmate on the Online Community

The UDM Online Community is exclusively for UDM alumni and parents, and includes alumni benefits such as a searchable alumni directory, class notes and event registration. Visit the Community today!

Photo galleries

Find yourself in the 2012 Commencement photo galleries!