Winter 2009 Tower Times

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On November 10 Marygrove celebrated Founders’ Day, the date that marks the founding of the IHM congregation 163 years ago in Monroe, Michigan. It is the day when we honor the religious order of women, known as the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary—formed in 1845 in Monroe, Michigan, who founded and sponsor Marygrove College. We also celebrate their establishment of Marygrove College in the City of Detroit in 1927. I believe it is important to celebrate this day for many reasons, but among the most significant is to keep alive the memory of this brave group of women who committed themselves to educating underserved groups of people because they felt strongly that it was the right thing to do. They followed their dream and kept their commitment in spite of political opposition, financial hardship and personal criticism.

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29Aug
Fri Aug 29 @ 9:00AM - 05:30PM
New Student Orientation
30Aug
Sat Aug 30 @ 3:00PM - 05:00PM
Men's Soccer vs. Rochester College
01Sep
Mon Sep 01 @12:00AM
Classes Begin for MAT Program
01Sep
Mon Sep 01 @12:00AM
School Closed: Labor Day
02Sep
Tue Sep 02 @12:00AM
First Day of Classes
03Sep
Wed Sep 03 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
Prayer for the Opening of School

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