Marygrove 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.

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Marygrove to host presentation on the Wildcat Strikes of the 1970s

The Institute for Detroit Studies at Marygrove College is sponsoring a new multi-disciplinary series of presentations and discussions focusing on recent scholarship about Detroit.

You are invited to attend a presentation by Michael Stauch, Ph.D. Candidate at Duke University, called:  “Wildcat of the Streets: Working-Class Resistance in Detroit in the 1970s.”

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Marygrove Announces Keynote Speakers for 2012 Education Conference

Marygrove’s Education Department is pleased to announce two insightful and thought-provoking speakers to headline the Friday and Saturday 2012 Education Conference, Culture, Diversity and Learning.

The conference will convene on March 16 and 17, 2012 at Marygrove College in Detroit.

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Support Study Abroad by seeing a play!

You are invited to attend an afternoon at the Detroit Repertory Theater featuring “Burying the Bones” by M.E.H. Lewis on March 18, at 2:00 p.m. This is Marygrove’s Study Abroad Program’s 1st Annual  fundraising event which will provide future scholarships for Marygrove students who wish to participate in study abroad programs. Continue reading