News from 2014

17 December 2014

In commemoration of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, visit the University of Michigan Detroit Center and participate in a series of inspiring and educational events beginning at 10 a.m., Monday, January 19 with free admission and parking to all attendees.

A simulcast of the 29th Annual Martin Luther King Day Symposium keynote address, presented by Dr. Marc Lamont Hill, Journalist, Scholar, Author and Activist, will take place in the Ann Arbor room of the Detroit Center from...

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11 December 2014

The University of Michigan Detroit Center follows the official University academic calendar in observance of the end of the Fall semester/winter break. Please see below for the complete list of hours over the holiday week.


 

    • Monday, December 22: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Tuesday, December 23: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • Wednesday, December 24 - Thursday, January: 1: Closed...
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25 November 2014

The University of Michigan Detroit Center follows the official University academic calendar in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. Please see below for the complete list of hours over the holiday week.

  • Monday, November 24: Regular Business Hours
  • Tuesday, November 25: Regular Business Hours
  • Wednesday, November 26: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Thursday, November 27: Closed (access available for...
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19 November 2014

Returning for its fourth consecutive year, the University of Michigan Detroit Center, in partnership with Plowshares Theatre Company, presents “Youth Theatre Fellows,” a residential youth theatre summer camp. This unique opportunity is open to youth in grades 8-12 to immerse themselves in the world of theatre. 

This one-week intensive program features: 

  • Intensive workshops with academic and professional theatre artists
  • Instructors with years of...
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11 November 2014

The University of Michigan Detroit Center presents the fifth Annual Sounds of the Season program on Friday, December 12 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

This free show for senior citizens and their guests’ features seasonal music from the Advanced Choir of Southfield-Lathrup High School (under the direction of Mr. Jeffrey Martin) and the Avondale High School jazz band (under the direction of Mr. Joshua Neuenschwander).

Although the program, parking and...

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10 November 2014

Celebrate the holidays in maize and blue fashion as the University of Michigan Detroit Center once again joins Midtown Detroit’s 42nd Annual Noel Night celebration.

Co-hosted with the Michigan State University Detroit Center and Whole Foods, this free and fun-filled experience takes place on Saturday, December 6 from 5 – 9:30 p.m.

This year’s festivities include holiday music performances by recording artist Armond Jackson, the University of Michigan’s School of Music (UMMS) and...

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10 November 2014

Experience the artistic works of University of Michigan-Dearborn faculty and students from the College of Arts, Sciences and Letters with “Evergreen Road,” December 5, 2014 - January 10, 2015, at the U-M Detroit Center.

Showcasing some of the most creative and talented artists from UM-Dearborn, “Evergreen Road,” located in Monts Hall of the University of Michigan Detroit Center, features an eclectic group of mixed media, prints, painting and drawings from award-winning artists.

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03 November 2014
Ford School of Public Policy: Graduate School Information Session

Thinking about a graduate degree? Meet representatives and alumni from the University of Michigan. Learn about admissions requirements, curricula, financial assistance, joint degree programs and career opportunities.

Please join us for a graduate school information session at the Repair the World Workshop, 2715 Bagley, Detroit, MI  48216 on Thursday, November 6 from 6:30 - 8 p.m.

There is ample free street parking and refreshments will be served. Please register for this...

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29 October 2014
The Alumni Association in partnership with the U-M Detroit Center and U-M Club of Greater Detroit happily invite you and your family to kick off the holidays with us at our 2nd Annual Thanksgiving Day Parade breakfast and watch party in midtown Detroit, Thursday, November 27, 2014 - 8 am-11 am.
 
In addition to a hot breakfast we provide front row seats for this time-honored Detroit tradition. We even provide free parking, restrooms and inside viewing to ward off...
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29 October 2014

As students make their way from high school to college, the University of Michigan believes success is more than a four-year degree; it’s the experience and preparation for a lifetime of success.

Join us on Saturday, December 6 from 8 a.m. – 2 p.m., as U-M Detroit Center continues this preparation with the workshop, A Mentors Summit: Paving the Path to College.

Aimed at adults that work or volunteer with young people, this workshop is also open to young people with an interest in...

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