All Detroit Mercy students, faculty, staff and administrators are encouraged to attend the annual Celebrate Spirit!, Thursday, Sept. 13. Celebrate Spirit! is the official welcome to the new school year, and will begin at 11:30 a.m. in the Student Fitness Center, featuring Mass celebrant Patrick Kelly, S.J., ’83.
Following the Mass, a picnic and the Student Organization Fair will be held around the Fisher Fountain. The McNichols Campus class schedule will be changed that day to accommodate Celebrate Spirit! attendance. See the Celebrate Spirit! website for more information.
Celebrate Spirit! 2018 is co-sponsored by University Ministry and Detroit Mercy Athletics. The Student Organization Fair lunch is sponsored by Fiat Chrysler Automotive. #celebratespirit
Update! All Detroit Mercy students, student-athletes, faculty and staff can also join Fr. Kelly for a special discussion, “The Joy of Sport: Learning and Teaching,” on Tuesday Sept. 11 at 5 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. This event is in conjunction with Celebrate Spirit!, highlighting Fr. Kelly’s background in sports and spirituality.