UDMcasts: University of Detroit Mercy audio and video recordings

2006 UDMcasts

Below are the UDMcasts recorded in 2006. To see UDMcasts listed by event or theme, see the Series & Subjects page.

The Very Reverend Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., "Christ in the City"

October 06, 2006

The Very Reverend Peter-Hans Kolvenbach, S.J., Superior General of the Society of Jesus, visited the University of Detroit Mercy Oct. 6-7, 2006. His address, "Christ in the City," was given at Gesu Church, Detroit.

Larry Keeley on innovation for Detroit and the auto industry

September 28, 2006

During UDM's 2006 Founders Week, Larry Keeley, co-founder and president of Doblin, Inc., gave the presentation, "How Detroit and the Auto Industry Can Innovate Themselves to Prosperous Futures," at the Ford Innovation Symposium, Sept. 28. Keeley is introduced by Derrick M. Kuzak, group vice president for Product Development, The Americas, Ford Motor Company.

Gregory J. Boyle, S.J., on community in diversity

September 27, 2006

Gregory J. Boyle, S.J., is the founder/ executive director of Jobs For A Future/Homeboy Industries, an employment referral center and economic development program in Los Angeles. Here, Fr. Boyle reflects on combating peer pressure to be your own person, and having the courage to reach out to others in a diverse world.

A Conversation in the Traditions of Catherine McAuley and Ignatius of Loyola

September 25, 2006

As part of UDM's celebration of the 175th Anniversary of the founding of the Sisters of Mercy, the McNichols Campus Library hosted the panel discussion, "A Conversation in the Traditions of Catherine McAuley and Ignatius of Loyola."

John Staudenmaier, S.J., "Grief and Joy in the Spiritual Life"

April 03, 2006

John Staudenmaier, S.J., presents a "Grief and Joy in the Spiritual Life," considering how the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius Loyola teach a method of prayer in which one learns to be present to one's griefs and joys.

John Staudenmaier, S.J., "Making Decisions for a Better Life"

March 31, 2006

John Staudenmaier, S.J., looks at how the Jesuit Spiritual Exercises apply to decisions when to stick with one's current commitments and when to change some of those commitments.

Taco Bell President Emil Brolick '69 '72, speaks on leadership

March 16, 2006

Taco Bell President and Chief Concept Officer Emil J. Brolick '69 '72, gives a presentation on leadership, as part of the College of Business Administration's Alumni Week 2006.

Ford EVP Anne Stevens encourages female scholars

March 14, 2006

Anne Stevens, Ford Motor Company executive vice president and chief operating officer for the Americas, spoke at the 2006 Clare Booth Luce Scholarship Reception, March 14. The first female executive vice president at Ford, Stevens spoke to encourage young female scholars. The Clare Booth Luce Scholarship assists female upperclassmen in Engineering and Science.