Winter 2019 Colleague Development Day date set

University Ministry and the Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs invite all Detroit Mercy employees to the Winter Colleague Development Day on Friday, Jan. 4 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Register online. The workshop is limited to 70 participants and includes lunch.

This one-day training session, titled, Introduction to Systemic Racism, has been made possible through a grant from the Sisters of Mercy and will be facilitated by ERACCE (Eliminating Racism & Creating/Celebrating Equity). The day will help build a common language necessary for having productive conversations about race and systemic racism.

Contact University Minister of Spirituality and Faith Formation Paul Riffon at or University Minister for Service and Justice Erin McDonald at for questions.