News from April 2015

22 April 2015

The University of Michigan Detroit Center concludes the fourth annual Sankofa Film Series featuring the inspirational poet and civil rights activist, Maya Angelou.

The film, “Maya Angelou: Creativity with Bill Moyers,” begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, May 15 and includes complimentary admission, parking and light refreshments.

As part of a multi-artist series, journalist Bill Moyers interviews author, poet and civil rights activist Maya Angelou in this documentary series. Through an...

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20 April 2015

With Memorial Day weekend just around the corner, electronic dance music (EDM) will be at the forefront of Detroit’s music scene once again.

On Tuesday, May 19 from 7 – 8:30 p.m., the University of Michigan Detroit Center, in partnership with the Detroit Techno Foundation and Movement, is proud to present, “Tracking the Mind of Detroit Techno.”

Open to the general public,...

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20 April 2015

The University of Michigan Detroit Center will hold its third annual induction ceremony for the University of Michigan Detroiter Hall of Fame on Friday, May 8, 2015 from 7 – 9 p.m. 

This year’s inductees include Carmen Harlan, WDIV TV Newscaster and Journalist; Pamela Rodgers, Owner, Rodgers...

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