Marygrove Mustang Men’s Basketball Team to Play at the Palace of Auburn Hills

Includes Admission to Two Additional Detroit Pistons Games!

Marygrove vs. Olivet College
Friday, December 28, 2012 2:00 p.m.
Ticket: $55

Come out and support our Marygrove Mustangs men’s basketball team as they take on Olivet College at the Palace of Auburn Hills.  Tickets are $55 each and include admission to the Mustangs vs. Olivet game, a lower bowl ticket to the Pistons vs. World Champion Miami Heat game on December 28 at 7:30 p.m. AND an additional ticket to the Pistons vs. San Antonio Spurs game on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.  For more information or to purchase a ticket, contact Dave Sichterman, Director of Athletics & Wellness/Men’s Head Basketball Coach at 313-927-1391 or

Christmas Brunch at the Hotel St. Regis

Sunday, December 2, 2012 
2:00 p.m.

Hotel St. Regis
3071 West Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI

Join Marygrove alumni for a holiday brunch buffet at the all new St. Regis Hotel. The Hotel will be beautifully and festively decorated for Christmas.  Our delicious buffet will include a variety of entrees, an omelet and waffle station, scrambled eggs, hash browns, barbecued salmon, salads, assorted pastries and breads, non-alcoholic beverages and unlimited mimosas.  The cost is $40 per person, which includes tax and gratuity.

This event was extremely popular last year and we expect another enthusiastic response.  To make reservations, send a check (payable to Marygrove College) no later than Wednesday, November 21, 2012 to: Marygrove College, attn: Diane Puhl, 8725 W. McNichols, Detroit, MI 48221. For questions about this event, contact Dr. Vanessa Ghant ’92 at (248) 352-6331 or

This season your year-end gift goes twice as far!

Gifts from newly appointed Board of Trustees member and alumni  help students affected by new Pell Grant legislation

Marygrove College is among only a handful of private colleges in Michigan that is taking action to support its students affected by new Pell Grant restrictions that went into effect in July, 2012. The College has committed to ensuring that ability to pay will not prevent students affected by the Pell Grant changes from graduating on time. A key part of this commitment comes from a generous matching gift pledge from new Marygrove Board of Trustees appointee and alumna Nan McDonough Geschke ’64, who has pledged to match, dollar for dollar, all alumni donations during Marygrove’s annual fall appeal. Continue reading