News from May 2012

30 May 2012
Youth Rising: National Urban Youth Coalition for Educational Justice

Date: Friday, June 1, 2012

Time: 4–7 p.m.

Admission: Free; food and beverage provided

Parking: Street Parking/Parking Garage (between Parsons and Martin Luther King Blvd.)

Putting the "Public" back into Public Education

  • Student Voices
  • Parent Voices
  • Authentic Justice for Detroit and Communities Beyond

This even is hosted at, but not sponsored by, the...

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30 May 2012
MSW/PhD Prospective Student Information Session

MSW/PhD Prospective Student Information Session 

This session will provide the opportunity to learn more about the University of Michigan School of Social Work's MSW & PhD Programs. Topics covered will include: MSW/PhD...

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30 May 2012
It's All About the Music: Summer Camp Program

Are you going to be in 11th or 12th grade next year? Interested in computer science and music? 

Explore Computer Science through challenging hands-on learning experiences at the University of Michigan College of Engineering’s Computer Science Summer Camp!

Ann Arbor - June 18-22

Detroit - July 16-20

Grand Rapids - July 30-Aug. 3

Kalamazoo - Aug. 6-10

  • Students will be admitted on...
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25 May 2012
Detroit: 1967

The U-M Semester in Detroit program continues its spring speaker series with, Detroit: 1967. This important and informative discussion panel will take place on Thursday, May 31 from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at the University of Michigan Detroit Center. Admission, light refreshments and parking are complimentary to all attendees.

This panel discussion will address the significance of the 1967 Detroit rebellion and what set it in motion. Moderated by Lolita Hernandez, author and Semester...

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04 May 2012
Dreams into Action: New Collaborations with Detroit Classrooms

Opening Friday, May 18, the 2012 exhibition season at Work Detroit continues with, Dreams into Action: New Collaborations with Detroit Classrooms.

Detroit Connections is a series of courses offered through the University of Michigan School of Art & Design that take students, staff, and faculty weekly from Ann Arbor to Detroit to lead art classes and design collaborative projects with youth in Detroit schools and community organizations. Promoting engaged and active...

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03 May 2012
The State of Art in the D

The Semester in Detroit program kicks off its spring program with, The State of Art in the D. This important and informative discussion panel will take place on Thursday, May 17 from 6 - 7:30 p.m. at the University of Michigan Detroit Center. Admission, light refreshments and parking are complimentary to all attendees.

This event addresses the visual arts scene in Detroit and examines the lives of the artists making it happen. Discover how local artists are using their...

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01 May 2012
Detroit Center Upgrades of 2012

Since the beginning of 2012, the University of Michigan Detroit Center has been going through a series of upgrades in order to deliver visitors, faculty, staff and students the best overall experience possible.

While many changes have been happening behind the scenes, others have been more noticeable.  Whether it’s been at the facility or on the web, the Detroit Center is excited to share with you the upgrades that have been made, and those that are still to come.


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01 May 2012
Detroit Center Upgrades of 2012 Continue

Since the beginning of 2012, the University of Michigan Detroit Center has been going through a series of upgrades in order to deliver visitors, faculty, staff and students the best overall experience possible.

While many changes have been happening behind the scenes, others have been more noticeable.  Whether it’s been at the facility or on the web, the Detroit Center is excited to share with you the upgrades that have been made, and those that are still to come.


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