News from February 2013

28 February 2013

The University of Michigan Detroit Center is excited to announce its 3rd Annual Opening Day Open House event on Friday, April 5 from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Admission, parking and refreshments are free to all attendees.

The 3rd Annual Opening Day Open House is an opportunity for the U-M and Detroit communities to share in one of the city’s most cherished events, Opening Day of the Detroit Tigers. Throughout the morning, the U-M Detroit Center welcomes everyone to tour the facility...

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25 February 2013
Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice

The University of Michigan Detroit Center continues its 2012-2013 Sankofa Film Series with Sweet Honey in the Rock: Raise Your Voice. The film will be shown on Friday, March 15 beginning at 6 pm. After the showing, Chorale Director and musician Lamar Willis will give a brief talk on the African American sacred music tradition and answer questions about the documentary. The event includes complimentary admission, parking and light refreshments to all attendees.

Sweet Honey...

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15 February 2013
SID Speaker Series: Connecting the Dots

The Semester in Detroit (SID) Speaker Series continues with Connecting the Dots: How Should the Detroit Future City Framework Relate to Existing Neighborhood Redevelopment Efforts? This informative panel discussion will take place on Thursday, February 21 from 6-8 p.m. in the Ann Arbor Room of the University of Michigan Detroit Center. Admission, light refreshments and parking are free for all attendees.

The 350-plus pages of the Detroit Future City Framework was released...

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04 February 2013

The University of Michigan-Dearborn continues its MALS (Master of Arts in Liberal Studies) Speaker Series with Careers in the Humanities and Social Sciences (Part 2): Detroit’s Creative Revolutions on Thursday, February 14 from 11:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. in room 1071 of the CASL Building.

About the Event: Maker spaces proliferating in and around Detroit have become important hubs and incubators for invention and community building. Please join us for a...

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