Detroit Mercy’s Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is sponsoring a toy drive to benefit the Child Life Toy Fund at the Detroit Medical Center (DMC) Children’s Hospital of Michigan.
The fall 2023 edition of Spiritus, the magazine of Detroit Mercy, is now available online!
A reader’s response to a feature on the new Tommy Titan in the Spring 2023 edition of Spiritus prompted a deeper dive into the origins of the beloved mascot, with it coinciding during a historic basketball season in 1976-77.
Late Night Munchies will feature wings, loaded fries, soft pretzels, hummus, sliders, nachos, vegan chicken fingers, cotton candy and popcorn along with free entertainment at 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11.
The University Chorus will present a short concert featuring group songs, solos and more including show tunes and holiday favorites at 4:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 5.
Winter Term payment plans are open for enrollment on Friday, Dec. 1 and run until Feb. 1. Sign-up before Jan. 1 to take advantage of the five-month payment option.
The fraternity is asking for donations of new or the gently used variety, including winter hats, gloves, scarfs, coats, hoodies, socks and blankets.
The coffee shop is located close to the McNichols Campus at 7420 W. McNichols Road in Detroit. Explore our neighborhood, support local Black-owned businesses and meet African American Studies Program faculty and students.
Join Detroit Mercy’s improvisation class Friday, Dec. 15 at 11 a.m. as they show off techniques learned in class in this spontaneous, one-show-only performance in CHP, Room 124!
Get ready for the Christmas season with University Ministry, singing a-long to your favorite Christmas songs, enjoying cookies and hot chocolate and making Christmas crafts!
Looking for a place to unwind and relax in the week leading up to finals week? Join us for Yoga on the Courts at the …
Learn more about Detroit Mercy’s Industrial/Organizational Psychology Program during an open house event Tuesday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. on the McNichols Campus.
Alpha Sigma Nu will once again be collecting socks for homeless people in Detroit through Dec. 11 and UDM will also be collecting new mittens and gloves for Mittens for Detroit through Dec. 18.
Two Masses will be held at noon and 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 8 on the Holy Day of Obligation inside of the St. Ignatius Chapel, located in the Commerce and Finance Building.
Support Detroit Mercy’s Titan Equity Nourish Network during the holiday season by donating to their SeedMoney page through Dec. 15. All funds go towards growing produce for the Detroit community.
Alumnus Angelo Vitale ’80 will leads a pair of Leadership Slams on the McNichols Campus of Detroit Mercy on Tuesday, Dec. 5.
The McNichols Campus Library will hold its third annual Holiday Pop-Up Shop fundraiser Tuesday, Nov. 28 through Friday, Dec. 1 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day in the lobby of the Library.
The Human Resources Department and Metz Dining Services are challenging the University community to get involved in a fundraising contest over the next several weeks. All proceeds will go to support food security initiatives here at Detroit Mercy with the Titan Equity Nourish Network (TENN) and The Hive student pantry.
Learn more about Detroit Mercy’s Trip to India with an information session during dead hour on Thursday, Nov. 30 in Room 105 of the Briggs Building.
This 24-hour fundraising campaign is an opportunity for Titans around the world — alumni, community members, parents, friends, faculty, staff and students — to join together and show support for the University.
This Giving Tuesday — and throughout the holiday season — please consider donating to the Adia J. Palmer Memorial Scholarship fund, which directly benefits UDM students.
Learn the basics of self-defense in this free, interactive course offered by a personal safety and martial arts expert on Wednesday, Nov. 29 from 2-3 p.m. in the Group Activities Room of the Student Fitness Center. All students and employees are welcome!
Enjoy a Detroit pizza favorite, Buddy’s, on Wednesday, Nov. 29 from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and 20% of the proceeds will go to support Detroit Mercy’s Titan Equity Nourish Network.
The training will run Dec. 5, Dec. 6, Dec. 12 and Dec. 13, each day from 9 a.m. to noon. The trainers for this cohort are Jahzara Mayes, Mara Livezey, Yvonne King and Matt Mio. Search Advocates are trained members of search committees who ensure validity, equity and diversity throughout the search process.
The Mission Micro Grant Evaluation Committee and Office for Mission Integration are pleased to announce the 2023-24 Mission Micro-Grant Awards.
The Women’s and Gender Studies (WGS) Program is pleased to announce that they are now accepting applications for their 2023-24 faculty grants. These yearly grants award up to $500 to current full-time or part-time Detroit Mercy faculty members.
As the UDM community celebrates Thanksgiving, several Titans share their holiday traditions and who they are thankful for at the University.
The Women’s and Gender Studies Program is pleased to announce the 2023-24 Jane Schaberg Student Grant with nominations being accepted until Jan. 22, 2024. Grants support community and academic projects and activities related to women’s and gender issues.
The University of Detroit Mercy’s McNichols Campus will close for the Thanksgiving holiday Wednesday, Nov. 22, and open for regular business at 8 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27.
Earn service hours and help Detroit Mercy’s Titan Equity Nourish Network to make gifts for our neighbors Monday, Nov. 27 from 3-4:30 p.m.
The What’s the Tea with Ministry podcast debuts a new episode Tuesday, Nov. 21, featuring Student Government Association President Mark Formosa and Vice President Cristal Guzman.
Detroit Mercy Theatre Company has been awarded three Wilde Awards for its production of Pride and Prejudice by Kate Hamill, based on the novel by Jane Austen.
Anyone who brings mittens to the contest will gain free admission and also get to toss them onto the court at halftime as part of a mitten toss, with the collection being donated to Mittens for Detroit!
The retreat is a chance to get off campus, study in a quiet and relaxing space and have built in optional study breaks that provide self-care and spiritual care into your life. It will be held Sunday, Dec. 3 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Maxis Spirituality Center in Riverview, Mich.
The Chaldean American Student Association is set to hold a Chaldean Thanksgiving Mass on Tuesday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m.
Big changes are coming to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form for the 2024-25 aid year!
The Women’s and Gender Studies Program, Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, University Ministry and UDM Pride Club will gather for a short service in observation of Transgender Day of Remembrance on Monday, Nov. 20 at 4:30 p.m.
Detroit Mercy students, staff and faculty can earn $40 through a mental health study at the University. Each in-person appointment is expected to take between 60-90 minutes.
What are you thankful for? Come share your words of gratitude at the Write Something! desk, located outside of the Briggs and Commerce and Finance Buildings on the McNichols Campus. The desk will be available for you leave a note Nov. 14-16, as well as Nov. 20-22.
UDM students who have worked at the Detroit Mercy Libraries or Varsity News or volunteered with the Titan Equity Nourish Network (TENN), for at least one year — and plan to continue with these activities — may apply. Students pursuing studies in Performing Arts or Communications are also encouraged to submit an application.
The Center for Career and Professional Development will host a Money Management Seminar, facilitated by Alliance Catholic Credit Union, 12:45 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 16. All Detroit Mercy students and staff are invited to attend.
Join us Thursday, Nov. 16 from 5-7 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom on the McNichols Campus. International Night is a time when we celebrate, learn and respect all of the various cultures and ethnicities at Detroit Mercy.
Director of the Black Abolitionist Archive and Professor of History Roy E. Finkenbine will present on “Potawatomi Hospitality” during a special lunch time on Thursday, Nov. 16 from 12:45-2 p.m.
The Inclusive Teaching Learning Community presents Re-envisioning spaces and pedagogies for Neurodivergence Series on Tuesday, Nov. 14 from 12:45-1:50 p.m. inside the College of Health Professions, Room 124. Nicholas Provenzano will be the featured speaker.
The featured speaker is Kevin Constante, a research data analyst for Detroit Mercy’s College of Engineering & Science. The talk is set for Thursday, Nov. 16 at 12:45 p.m. in the College of Health Professions, Room 124.
Detroit Mercy welcomes Claire Schaefer-Duffy, a journalist with the National Catholic Reporter and the Catholic Worker, for a zoom webinar with the topic, Conversations on Nonviolent Action in a Time of War.
The Office of Mission Integration will be celebrating their next monthly liturgy at noon Wednesday, Nov. 15 in the St. Ignatius Chapel inside the Commerce & Finance Building on the McNichols Campus.
Student veterans at each of University of Detroit Mercy’s campuses have bravely served and defended our country in many different branches of the military. In recognition of Veterans Day, Detroit Mercy is proud to highlight several student veterans.
The Office of Academic Affairs are pleased to host the Faculty Recognition Event, which is slated for Friday, Nov. 17 at 6 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom on the McNichols Campus.
The Titan Equity Nourish Network (TENN)’s annual pumpkin composting was a success, with nearly 2,000 pounds collected for composting.