Professor of Law Instruction Jelani Jefferson Exum will discuss policing and police reform on Friday, June 19 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., hosted by the American Constitution Society. Click here to register and attend on Zoom.

Let’s Talk: Too Many Lives Lost

The latest reflection organized by Assistant to the President for Mission Integration Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos: While the Office of Mission Integration has put a pause on sending weekly videos to devote time to work on numerous projects related to our return to campus, our Jesuit and Mercy mission makes it impossible …

Let’s Talk: Gratitude for Detroit Mercy

The latest reflection organized by Assistant to the President for Mission Integration Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos: Last week, we marked the dates that would have been commencement for undergraduate and graduate students on our three campuses. During the entire month of May, the University will continue to celebrate the growth and accomplishments …

Food for Thought: Perspectives on the University’s Mission

Detroit Mercy faculty, students, staff and administrators are invited to spend an evening of pizza, camaraderie and conversation with Catherine Punsalan-Manlimos, assistant to the president for mission integration, on Wednesday, March 18 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Lansing-Reilly Hall. Punsalan-Manlimos will share her perspective on developing the University’s mission …

College of Business Administration hosts Denise Morrison, former president of Campbell Soup Co.

Detroit Mercy’s College of Business Administration (CBA) will host a public presentation by Denise Morrison, former president of Campbell Soup Co. This special engagement is Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 5:30 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom on the McNichols Campus. Morrison’s presentation is titled “Leadership, Ethics and Social Responsibility: A …

CLASA events coming up

The Carney Latin American Solidarity Archive (CLASA) will host several events this November, focusing on topics of immigration, race and culture: “Why People are Leaving Guatemala” International Samaritan Guatemala Program Director Angelica Cancinos Thursday, Nov. 14, 2:30 p.m., Room 206, Student Union UCA Jesuit Martyrs of El Salvador Mass Sunday, …

Living Faith Out Loud, Oct. 24

Listen to three powerful talks by a faculty member, a student and a Jesuit as they share experiences as persons, friends or allies of the LGBTQ+ community while reflecting on how their faith in God is in conversation with their advocacy, love and compassion for the LGBTQ+ community. This event …

Constitution Day discussion, Sept. 17

In honor of Constitution Day, the Black Abolitionist Archive and the McNichols Campus Library will sponsor a talk about the 1896 Supreme Court case of Plessy v. Ferguson. This event is on Tuesday, Sept. 17 during dead hour (12:45 to 1:45 p.m.) in the Student Union Presidents Dining Room. The famous …

Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry Mark Benvenuto gave the talk, “Green chemistry in a successful science of coaches program,” at the national American Chemical Society meeting in San Diego, Calif.

Professor of History Roy E. Finkenbine gave the talk, “Fugitive Slaves in Indian Country,” at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Saginaw Valley State University, May 9.

Professor of History Roy E. Finkenbine gave a talk on “The Underground Railroad in the Detroit River Borderland” at the Baldwin House Senior Living Community in Birmingham, March 28. He will deliver the same talk at the Bloomfield Township Senior Center on April 12. Finkenbine spoke to students at Anna (Ohio) Local …

Associate Professor of Education Isaiah “Ike” McKinnon gave the talk, “Faith in a violent society: an Ignatian perspective from a local guy,” to a gathering of the Jesuit Alumni and Friends of Detroit at the Detroit Athletic Club, Feb. 13. McKinnon highlighted his life experiences from serving in the Air Force …

Next Titan Luncheon set for Nov. 7

The University of Detroit Mercy’s Department of Athletics invites everyone to the second Titan Luncheon of the season on Wednesday, Nov. 7, sponsored by Edward Jones and Mikhail Youdin. The free pizza lunch will be in Calihan Hall’s Ed & Brooks Room at noon, featuring Vice President for University Advancement …

From Business Major to Bishop: An Evening with Bishop Robert Fisher ’83

The College of Business Administration and the Catholic Studies Program will host “From Business Major to Bishop: An Evening with Bishop Robert Fisher, ‘83,” on Thursday, Oct. 11. Bishop Fisher will speak in the Student Center Ballroom from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be provided. This event, sponsored …

CLASA presents “Black Art and Literature of Brazil: the Ogum’s Toques Project”

CLASA will host a poetry session featuring the Brazilian independent poetry press, Editora Ogum’s Publishing Company, on Friday, Sept. 28 at 1 p.m. in Room 317 of the Jane & Walter O. Briggs Building. Come hear our special guest speakers, Paula Santos and Mel and Guellwaar Adún, as they share …

From Business Major to Bishop: An Evening with Bishop Robert Fisher, ‘83

College of Business Administration and the Catholic Studies Program will co-host “From Business Major to Bishop: An Evening with Bishop Robert Fisher, ’83,”on Thursday, Oct. 11 from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union Ballroom. Refreshments will be provided. This event is open to the public; reserve your seat …

Professor of History Roy E. Finkenbine gave a talk on “The Underground Railroad in the Detroit River Borderland,” at a symposium on “Freedom Movement: Detroit’s History in the American Underground Railroad Story,” at Wayne County Community College District’s downtown campus, Sept. 8. Finkenbine’s book chapter, “The Underground Railroad in Indian …