News & Updates

Detroit Engagement Training Workshop Series

In partnership with The Ginsberg Center, U-M Libraries, Office of Metropolitan Impact and Community Engaged Academic Learning, and Masters of Arts in Community Based Education, the University of Michigan Detroit Center is offering three engagement training workshops. This series provides a training program geared towards members of the university community interested in capacity building, volunteering, problem-solving, and project development in the city of Detroit.

Detroit Center Closed Labor Day Weekend

In observance of Labor Day, the University of Michigan Detroit Center will be closed beginning Saturday, September 2 through Monday, September 4. The Detroit Center will re-open for regular business hours on Tuesday, September 5.

QLine Service Begins May 12; Stop Located Near Detroit Center

Beginning on Friday, May 12 at 10:30 a.m., the QLine transit service along Woodward Avenue in Detroit will be open to the public. For individuals riding the Detroit Connector bus, a QLine station is located at the intersection of Martin Luther King Jr. and Woodward Avenue, at the opposite corner of the Detroit Connector bus stop.

Food Literacy For All

Winter Semester, 2017
6:30-8:00pm, Tuesdays

Food Literacy for All is an evening lecture series featuring different guest speakers each week to address diverse challenges and opportunities of both domestic and global food systems.

6th Annual Sankofa Film Series

Since 2011, the University of Michigan Detroit Center and University of Michigan-Dearborn Department of African and African American Studies have co-sponsored the Sankofa Film Series. This inspirational and thought-provoking series features documentaries on individuals that have inspired positive change across United States…