Alumna, professor named ‘notable’ women marketers

The annual lists put out by Crain’s Detroit Business that highlight great work being done by metro Detroit professionals is rarely without a representative from University of Detroit Mercy. Check it out here. And also here. The recent Notable Women in Marketing is another example, and the University is represented by …

Homecoming keeps on growing

More than 1,500 alumni, students, friends and community neighbors took advantage of the perfect weather Sept. 28-29 to celebrate Homecoming 2018 at University of Detroit Mercy. Included in the event were law school golf outing, 50th reunion dinner for the class of 1968, Decades Dash run, a classic car show, DIA …

We want you here for Homecoming! And so do they

Still deciding whether to come to Homecoming this weekend? We’re giving you the hard sell now — personal requests from some of your favorite professors. Over the last few weeks we’ve rolled these videos out and they were pretty popular. We collected them here so you can watch them all …

Alumna-staff member’s work showcased by U.S. Dept. of Ed

Earlier this year Lara Wasner ’96, ’05, who is director of Language & Cultural Training at University of Detroit Mercy, took a delegation of University faculty and Detroit K-12 teachers of arts and social sciences to to northeast Brazil for collaborative learning and project development. Participants developed a curriculum project designed to …

Bigger Skies: The student journal [sic] turns 25

sic /’sik, ‘sēk/ Adverb, “thus” From the Latin sic erat scriptum “thus was it written.” Used after a printed word or passage to indicate that it is intended exactly as printed or to indicate that it exactly reproduces an original. University of Detroit Mercy student arts journal, 1992 – present. Each year, when …

Detroit Mercy alumni named Men of Excellence

Every year the Michigan Chronicle newspaper recognizes local African-American men who “break the mold and effect change in their professions and community,” and this year’s list includes two University of Detroit Mercy graduates. Daniel A. Baxter ’01, is the director of elections for Detroit and is responsible for the administration …

History Channel documentary features Detroit Mercy’s Gregory Sumner

Earlier this month, Detroiters rejoiced at the news that Ford Motor Co. had purchased and would renovate the Michigan Central Station, long a symbol of the decay and neglect of the city of Detroit. On Sunday, July 1, the legendary train station is a centerpiece in “Detroit: Comeback City,” a …

Alumni: Free access to career journey webinars

It is a special week for our alumni, as we are offering FREE access to a track of live webinars designed to help you along your career journey. Webinars will be featured every hour, from 11 a.m. – 7p.m. this Tuesday through Friday. Visit https://gradcareerfestival.securechkout.com/ and sign-up for access. Make sure to …