Author: Joey Schmaltz


Detroit Mercy counseling program receives vital grant

The University of Detroit Mercy’s counseling program has been awarded a $862,000 grant from the Health Resources & Services Administration (HRSA) to continue its important work in addressing the mental and behavioral health needs of people in the community. This grant is part of a project designed by Dr. Nancy […]


Winter 2025 brings study abroad program in India to UDM

The University of Detroit Mercy is offering a study abroad program to India at the end of Winter 2025. This international experience will last nine days, and it promises students an enriching adventure in India.   This program will go to India’s famous “Golden Triangle,” which includes the cities of […]


OPINION: The Challenge is the best reality TV

The Challenge is a reality competition television show that was created by MTV Studios. It is considered a franchise and is currently broadcasting its 39th season which is called “The Challenge: Battle for a New Champion.” Out of all the current reality shows, The Challenge is by far the most […]


Detroit Mercy prepares for Titan Winter Blast

This year’s Detroit Mercy Winter Blast will take place Saturday, Feb. 17 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on McNichols Campus. The annual winter event is hosted by the University of Detroit Mercy and is a day-long event that features a variety of indoor and outdoor activities. The event features […]


UDM professor and alum win award for documentary

Dr. Zigmond Kozicki, an associate professor at Detroit Mercy, and Dr. Stephanie Baiyasi-Kozicki, a UDM alumnae, were recently awarded the 2023 Philo T. Farnsworth Award for their documentary film titled “Great Lakes: One Water for Life.”  The documentary film is about the Great Lakes, the largest group of freshwater lakes […]


Detroit Mercy community mourns loss of Fr. Gerard Albright

Detroit Mercy lost a beloved professor, and the world lost a beautiful spirit. Fr. Gerard Albright, an esteemed professor of biology, left an indelible mark on the university during his more than 60-year career. Albright’s passing on Sept. 22, at the age of 97, marked the end of an era […]


Detroit Mercy lacrosse freshman competes for France

This year University of Detroit Mercy lacrosse team is adding an accomplished player, Lucas Goeller, to its roster. Goeller played last year on the French National team and is going to be a big help for the Detroit Mercy lacrosse team along with his fellow freshman class. Detroit Mercy lacrosse […]


Celebrate Spirit brings Detroit Mercy together

The University of Detroit Mercy celebrated its Celebrate Spirit mass on Sept. 14, which is the official welcoming event for the faculty, staff, and the students to start off the new school year. All faiths are recognized, and all religions are welcome. This annual event, which is held in the […]