Nara Gonczigsuren: Living the mission

As a high school student, Nara Gonczigsuren chose Detroit Mercy for its academic programs. What she didn’t realize at the time is that she would discover that many of her favorite parts of college would take place outside of the classroom. Gonczigsuren, who graduated in May with a bachelor’s degree in Biology and a …

Honoring an inspiration

  Dr. Barbara Cushing and her late husband, Dr. Ralph Cushing, made a significant gift to the College of Health Professions facility expansion earlier this year, naming a student examination room in the name of Dr. William C. Montgomery. You can read about that gift and others by the Cushings …

Criminal clinic law professors honored at retirement

Friends, family, and colleagues gathered at University of Detroit Mercy School of Law on Friday, June 9, to celebrate the retirement of Adjunct Professors Richard T. Krisciunas ’72, ‘7 and Michael V. Morgan ’69, ’72. The pair has been co-teaching the School’s Criminal Trial Clinic since 2008. Through their work, the professors …

In memory of a special man, Harold Karu Class of 1938

Donors to University of Detroit Mercy give for many reasons.  Some give because they themselves benefited from gifts to scholarships when they were students here. Others give in honor of a special professor or to a particular program. Still others give to make an investment in the future of the …