News from June 2016

30 June 2016

Visit the Detroit Center for the Launch of Detroit City Study, a new co-learning space for city students and community members, hosted at the University of Michigan Detroit Center, this summer. The Launch Party Open House will take place Thursday, July 7, from 5-7 p.m. in the Monts Hall Gallery.

Detroit City Study is a new co-...

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28 June 2016

The University of Michigan Detroit Center follows the official University academic calendar and will be closed on Saturday, July 2 and Monday, July 4, 2016, in observance of Independence Day. Please see below for the complete list of hours over the holiday weekend. 

Friday, July 1: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday, July 2: Closed

Sunday, July 3: Closed

Monday, July 4: Closed

Tuesday, MJuly 5: open for normal business; 8 a.m. - 7 p.m.

17 June 2016

Nearly 100 academics and community organization practitioners from 55 university and non-profit organizations attended the symposium, “Beyond the Ivory Tower: Co-Creating Community-University Partnerships That Work.” The conference was held June 6-7, 2016 at the University of Michigan Detroit Center as the final event of their 10th Anniversary programming. Besides the University of Michigan, advisors for the planning of the symposium involved scholars and administrators from Loyola Marymount...

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14 June 2016

Experience “Proclaiming Emancipation” a Monts Hall Gallery exhibition at the University of Michigan Detroit Center, June 1 – August 31, 2016.  This exhibit reflects upon Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation and the meaning of emancipation through the holdings of the William L. Clements Library, with select items from collaborating institutions.

About Proclaiming Emancipation: Abraham Lincoln’s 650-word order was restrained in language but provocative in...

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03 June 2016

From jazz riffs to Latin rock, experience Detroit’s 24th annual Concert of Colors festival as it returns to Midtown for four days of world music, July 14-17.

This annual diversity festival kicks off with a musical performance at the Arab American Museum in Dearborn on Thursday, July 14, followed by performances at the University of Michigan Detroit Center, Max M. Fischer Music Center, Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, Scarab Club, and Detroit Institute of Arts, July...

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