Marygrove Announces New Special Social Justice Cohort for Imams and Muslim Leaders

Marygrove College has always celebrated diversity. So when members of the Islamic community expressed the need for a social justice education, one specifically designed to enhance the Detroit Muslim experience, we responded with a Special Social Justice Cohort for Imams and Muslim Leaders!

To learn more, download the program brochure by clicking on the link below:





Updated Marygrove College Geschke Library Hours

Marygrove College McDonough Geschke Library Hours
Intersession Hours: December 19 – 22, 2016

Monday – Thursday Dec. 19 – Dec. 22 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday – Sunday Dec. 23 – Dec. 25 Closed

Closed Holiday Break: Friday, Dec. 23, 2016 – Monday, Jan. 2, 2017
Intersession Hours: Tuesday, Jan. 3 – Jan.. 13, 2017

Monday – Friday Jan. 3 – Jan. 13 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday Jan. 14 – Jan. 15 Closed

Closed In Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Birthday: Monday, Jan. 16, 2017

Semester Library Hours Begin:  Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017

Tuesday – Thursday Jan. 17 – Jan. 19 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
Friday – Saturday Jan. 20 – Jan. 21 9:00 a.m-5:00 p.m.
Sunday Jan. 22 1:00 p.m.-5:00 p.m.

The Departments of History and Political Science 2016 Senior Seminar Presentations: The History and Politics of Detroit

woodward_ave_detroit_1942On Wednesday, December 14, Marygrove history and political science students will share their senior seminar presentations.

We will be gathering in the Liberal Arts Building, room 242 from 10:00- 12:30 p.m. Please join us for great conversation and refreshments!

Below is the schedule of presentations:

“Lansing’s Prescription: The Side Effects of the Emergency Manager on an Ailing Detroit Public Schools”
Deborah F. Woods

“An Examination of the American Disability Act”
Timothy Davis   

“Downtown First: Coleman A. Young’s Development Strategy for Rebuilding Detroit”
Juaquida Collins-Montague   

“Coleman A. Young’s Detroit Police Reform 1974-1980”
Christina Clark

“Albert Kahn: Detroit’s Invisible Genius”
Renee Honor

“Milliken V. Bradley: A Failed Effort to Desegregate the Schools”
Lance Murray

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