DETROIT, March 15, 2012 — The Department of English and Modern Languages at Marygrove College has just completed the judging for the second year of the Mary Helen Washington Writing Award Contest, offered in conjunction with our Contemporary American Authors Lecture Series (CAALS). Named after nationally-renowned scholar, editor, essayist, and teacher Dr. Mary Helen Washington, and supported through the generosity of series sponsors Lillian and Don Bauder, this annual contest asks students to write essays in response to the works of the CAALS guest artist. The top four winners receive cash prizes.
Saturday, March 31st
Attending a Marygrove Open House is a great way to learn about what the college can offer you in a no-pressure setting. Our Open House is a morning packed with key information, so come and see if we are a good fit for you!
13th ANNUAL Academic symposium
Arrivals, Departures, and the In/between
8:30 a.m. • Continental Breakfast
11:45 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. • Lunch on your own
3:30 - 5:00 p.m. • Reception
Everyone is invited to attend.
Madame Cadillac Building Denk Chapman Hall
(313) 927-1452 or (313) 927-1435 or (313) 927-1291
Marygrove College Celebrates Women's History Month
An Evening Coffee House
Presented by Sigma Tau Delta English Honor Society
Friday, March 30, 2012
7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Madame Cadillac Building
Featuring urban poets, musicians, singers, dancers, and storytellers
Admission: $5.00 general $3.00 students/seniors with I.D.
Proceeds will go to the Sigma Tau Delta Scholarship Fund.
A Sexual Assault Awareness Month Event
Healthy Sexuality and Sexual Violence Prevention
Free And open to the public
All school groups and communities are welcome!
Marygrove College Wellness Center Presents
Monday, February 20, 2012 8:30 - 10:00 pm
Florent Gillet Residence Hall Community Room
For more information contact;
Thursday • March 15, 2012 • Noon Sacred Heart Chapel &
Denk Chapman Hall
Music Department Student recital
For more information, contact
Tara Sievers-Hunt at (313) 927-1312 or
Senior Director - Investments at Oppenheimer & Co.
“Creating Your Own Financial Recovery Plan While Getting Your Education....
Your Financial Report Card”
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Women’s Center, LA 030
Please bring your lunch.
Dessert will be provided.
For more information, contact:
Rita Smith (313) 927-1402
Women’s Center (313) 927-1274
The IHM Sisters elected six members to the IHM Leadership Council. They will serve the congregation from July 2012-2018.
The six sisters elected are Mary Jane Herb, IHM, president; Sharon Holland, IHM, vice president; Helen Ingles, IHM, chief financial officer; Margaret Alandt, IHM, mission councilor; Mary Ann Bredice, IHM, mission councilor; and Patricia McCluskey, IHM, mission councilor. The new IHM Leadership Council members will assume their positions on July 1.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Tim Halbur
Marygrove College Named as Finalist for $15 Million in Creative Placemaking Grants
DETROIT, Jan. 24, 2012— Marygrove College has been named a finalist for support from ArtPlace, an unprecedented private-public collaboration of nine of the nation’s top foundations, eight federal agencies including the National Endowment for the Arts, and six of the nation’s largest banks. Marygrove College is pursuing the grant in partnership with the Detroit Economic Growth Corporation, University of Detroit Mercy Collaborative Design Center, University Commons and Mosaic Urban Partners. ArtPlace supports creative placemaking with grants and loans, research and advocacy. Marygrove joins 128 other organizations in 68 cities working to transform their communities by driving vibrancy through investments in the arts.
- Women's Film Wednesday
- Music Events for FEBRUARY
- Music Events for JANUARY
- Marygrove College professor publishes new mystery novel “Crimes of Love”
- The Rewards and Challenges of Leadership
- Martin Luther King Celebration Events 2012
- 2012 Education Conference Call for Proposals
- Men’s Lacrosse Added to Marygrove College’s Athletic Slate
- Paul Beatty 2012
- Tower Times - Fall 2011