CBA celebrates Alumni Week

The College of Business Administration will celebrate its Alumni Week Keynote Event on Tuesday, March 17 from noon to 2 p.m. in the Student Union Fountain Lounge. Join CBA employees, students and alumni for lunch, followed by the presentation, “Integrating Work and Life for the Long Run,” at 12:45 p.m. …

Live Speaker Broadcast: Tiki Barber and the National Society of Leadership and Success

University of Detroit Mercy’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success will host a live broadcast featuring Tiki Barber, three-time NFL Pro Bowl running back, on Wednesday, Nov. 6 at 7 p.m. in Room 124 of the Health Professions Facility. This event is free and open to all …

Detroit Mercy Law to host Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson for annual social justice lecture series

The national discussion about voting rights will be front and center when Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson visits the Riverfront Campus on Monday, Oct. 28 at 5 p.m. A national leader in election law, Benson will deliver her lecture, “Voting Rights at the Core of a Just Society,” as …

Live Speaker Broadcast: Jim Kwik and the National Society of Leadership and Success

University of Detroit Mercy’s chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success will host a live broadcast featuring Jim Kwik, motivational speaker and founder of Kwik Learning, on Tuesday, Oct. 15 at 7 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. This event is free and open to all Detroit Mercy …

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Pamela Zarkowski presented at the International Association of Dental Research (IADR) Meeting in Vancouver, June 19. Zarkowski spoke as part of a panel on “Harassment In Science; Steps to No-Tolerance.” Other speakers included representatives from the National Institutes of Health and Dean M. …

Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Pamela Zarkowski was one of four speakers at the American Dental Education Association’s (ADEA) Rick Valachovic Festschrift, March 13. Zarkowski spoke about the “Virtue of Dental Education as a Learned Profession.” The event honored Valachovic’s leadership of ADEA for 22 years upon his retirement as …

CLASA hosts three discussions on Jainism, Rabindranath Tagore and social justice in India

The Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive and Students for Justice in Palestine sponsors three discussions featuring Visva-Bharati University Professor and Chair of Philosophy and Religious Studies Asha Mukherjee. Mukherjee will present, “The History of Jainism and the Moral and Social Implications of Jaina Logic,” on Tuesday, Feb. 19 at 4 …

Professor of Psychology Linda Slowik has been selected as a keynote speaker at the International Dental Forum 2019 this summer, July 15-17, in London. For more details about the conference, please visit the IDF website.

Professor of English Nicholas Rombes will deliver a keynote and participate in the main panel at the International Conference on Cinema in the Digital Age in Tehran, Iran in mid-November. The conference was named after his book of the same name.

Join the Women’s Leadership Round Table

The Women’s Leadership Round Table invites all interested colleagues to its first meeting of the semester on Wednesday, Oct. 10, from noon to 1 p.m. in Room 324 of the McNichols Campus Library. Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be offered. For this first discussion, Associate Professor of Nursing Judith Mouch, RSM will …

Professor of Architecture Dan Pitera was recognized as one of the top speakers to present this fall in a lecture series at University of Nebraska-Lincoln College of Architecture and mentioned in the Architects Newspaper article, “AN selects top architecture talks to hear this fall at Midwestern schools,” Aug. 28.