News from August 2015

19 August 2015

Throughout the year, the Detroit Center hosts engaging discussion panels covering a variety of topics. Check out some of the highlights from this spring and summer.


10 August 2015

Beginning Friday, October 9, the University of Michigan Detroit Center kicks off its inaugural Friday Fall Film Series (F3S) with this year’s theme, “My Detroit.” The focus for the 2015 series is to examine, explore and challenge what Detroit means to people as individuals and as part of a larger community.

In this four-part series, each film aims to highlight the diversity, opportunity, resurgence and love that embody the spirit of Detroit. With the city serving as...

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07 August 2015

The University of Michigan Detroit Center, in partnership with Focus: HOPE is proud to present the “2015 Focus on the Mission Teen Photo Exhibition.” The exhibition begins Wednesday, August 26 with an opening reception and program on Friday, September 25 from 6-8 p.m. The reception/program is open to the general public and includes complimentary admission, parking and light refreshments.

About the Opening Reception
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04 August 2015

For decades jazz has played an integral part in Detroit’s musical scene. From the roaring twenties through the turn of the 21st century, this genre has continuously influenced the city’s evolving landscape.

After nearly a century of cultural influence, the University of Michigan Detroit Center invites you to find out how jazz still plays an active and impactful role in Detroit’s community.


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