Thank you! $100-million goal reached; opportunities to help remain

The Campaign for University of Detroit Mercy has reached its $100-million goal a year ahead of schedule. “The success of the campaign is due to the generosity of our alumni and friends as well as their dedication to educating the next generation of our graduates in the Jesuit and Mercy …

CBA announces faculty changes

As usual, the new year brings faculty comings and goings University-wide, including three of note in the College of Business Administration. In December 2018, after three decades of service at University of Detroit Mercy, Professor of Marketing Mary Higby retired. Higby taught marketing management, marketing strategy, retailing and consumer behavior, …

Get to know: Lenora Hardy-Foster ’88, ’96, in the business of caring

Among those inducted into the College of Business Administration’s Hall of Honor recently and also receiving a Lifetime Achievement Award was Lenora Hardy-Foster, ’88, ’96 president of the 95-year-old Judson Center, which provides compassionate, comprehensive services to children and families throughout southeast Michigan. Hardy-Foster earned an associate’s degree in business …

About those Accounting billboards

Even if you can’t read them while tooling down the expressway, chances are you’ve seen the billboards around metro Detroit touting the passage rate of Detroit Mercy Accounting grads on the Certified Public Accounting exam. The billboards read “Our Accounting grads beat Harvard on the CPA exam!” Other billboards list additional …

Honoring the spirit of our alumni

Each year, University of Detroit Mercy honors an alumnus from each College or School as people who exemplify the Jesuit and Mercy traditions of the University. The 2019 class of the Spirit of University of Detroit Mercy Alumni Achievement Awards has just been selected and they are a diverse group …