Attention Marygrove Students: opportunity to mentor high school students

The word Mentor in magazine letters on a notice boardThe Office of Urban Leadership, in collaboration with the Marygrove Gentlemen’s Roundtable and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Detroit (BBBS), is sponsoring an opportunity to mentor freshman students at Hope Academy for the Future High School! Continue reading

IMD student performed at Kennedy Center

Pictured: Callie Munn in the October, 2012 master class with Kevin Iega Jeff, Artistic Director, Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

Pictured: Callie Munn in the October, 2012 master class with Kevin Iega Jeff, Artistic Director, Deeply
Rooted Dance Theater

The International Association of Blacks in Dance hosted a conference in Washington, DC the weekend of January 25, 2013.

Callie Munn, an Institute of Music & Dance scholarship student, performed at the Kennedy Center with the Renaissance High School Dance troupe under the direction of Gina Ellis.

Renaissance High School students regularly attend IMD outreach master classes as well as classes during the summer Festival of Dance.


Information about Iota Gamma Alpha Awards

NominateNowIt is that time of year when we seek to honor students for the Iota Gamma Alpha Award.  This award goes to students who demonstrate leadership, outstanding volunteer services to the College and the community by participating in college functions, student organizations, academic activities and service to the community during the academic year. Continue reading

Important FACULTY/STAFF information re: Honors Convocation, Baccalaureate and Commencement

academic regalia


The Marygrove College HONORS CONVOCATION 2013 will take place on Sunday, March 24, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in Sacred Heart Chapel.

ACADEMIC ATTIRE is REQUIRED for all faculty and staff participating in the Academic PROCESSION – Honors, Baccalaureate and Commencement.  

If you order academic regalia for Honors Convocation, you may keep and use the attire through Commencement.

To order academic attire, please go to our Marygrove Bookstore BEFORE Monday Feb. 18, 2013 for Honors Convocation (or April 8, 2013 for Commencement only)

FYI – Pricing is as follows:


Rentals usually arrive a week prior to the event (plenty of time to steam/press :+) and can be picked up in the Bookstore.


Marygrove bookstore extends hours during weekdays this semester (winter)

The Barnes & Noble Bookstore on campus will now open at 9:30 a.m., Monday-Friday.

Bookstore hours:

9:30 AM – 6:00 PM

9:30 AM – 6:00 PM
9:30 AM – 6:00 PM
9:30 AM –  6:00 PM
9:30 AM – 4:00 PM
9:00 AM – 12:00 PM

A Conversation with IHMs: Challenges in Building a Culture of Peace

dovePlease join us for a discussion with members of Marygrove’s founders– the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHMs) on the following subject:

A Conversation with IHMS: Challenges in Building a Culture of Peace

WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013
WHERE: Denk Chapman Hall
TIME: Noon – 1:15 p.m.

How do we handle violence?

Marie Gabriel Hungerman, IHM, Patty Rourke, IHM, and Joan Chicoine, IHM


Sophomore forward Kevin Dunaj (Warren, Mich./Cousino) capped off a brilliant week by posting 18 points on 6-for-8 shooting and 3-for-4 from three point land to help lift the Mustangs (3-20, 3-12 WHAC) to one of the best wins in program history Saturday (Jan. 26). Dunaj added six rebounds, two blocks and a steal to help propel the 64-57 upset over NAIA No. 17 Madonna University (16-7, 11-4 WHAC). Earlier in the week, Dunaj recorded the first double-double of his career after notching an even 11 points and 11 rebounds in a 61-50 victory at Lawrence Tech. Continue reading