The Marygrove Department of Dance Hosts Third MCDC College Day & Showcase

MG DanceOn March 22, the Marygrove Department of Dance hosted its third MCDC College Day & Showcase, an annual event that brings together select MG dancers and students from local high schools for a day of choreography, master classes, and performances.

We’d like to thank students from Arts Academy in the Woods, Winston Churchill High School, Detroit School of Arts, Novi High School, and Renaissance High School for making this event a fantastic success!

To view photos from this event, visit our Facebook page:

Business Senior Seminar Presentations: April 18

Join Marygrove business students as they present research from their capstone course, “Diversity in Management.” These students will discuss best employment practices as well as gender and generational differences in the workplace.

Tuesday, April 11
Liberal Arts Building, Room 220
6:30 p.m.

Stacey Zielinski
“Breaking the New Glass Ceiling: A Look at Diversity within the Professional Dance Industry”

Jodi Garner
“Bridging the Gap Between Three Generations in the Workplace”

Erica Butts
“The Races:  For Employment”

Questions?  Contact Professor Theodora Williams, (313) 927-1572

Library Staff to Host Research Readiness Workshops Every Monday – Thursday in April

Every Monday through Thursday from now until April 20th, Marygrove library staff will host Research Readiness Mini Workshops in the lower level of the library.

These are the topics and meeting times every Monday through Thursday!

Citation Done Right: APA 10:30 – 11:10 a.m.
Citation Done Right: MLA 2:30 – 3:10 p.m.
Refining Your Rearch: Tweaking That
5:30  – 6:10 p.m.


Alternative Spring Break Reflection

campus beautificationThose who participated in any service activity during spring break are invited to share their journal entries and memories of what they learned from their experience on Friday, April 7 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. We will meet in the Liberal Arts Building, Room 241. 

Lunch will be provided.

For more information, contact Theresa Lindsey, (313) 927-1423

April 4: Be a part of the Class of 2017 Composite Photo

MG CompositeWant to be a part of the Class of 2017 Composite Photo? Then be sure to stop by the Main Dining Room of the Madame Cadillac Bld. on Tuesday, April 4 between noon – 7 p.m.

P.S. There is a $14 fee due at the time of sitting (exact cash/check or charge will be accepted)

For more information about commencement, go

Tomorrow: Opening Reception for “Perception: A Senior Art Exhibition”

Final perception for senior showDon’t miss the Marygrove Art Department’s final show of the school year: “Perception: A Senior Art Exhibition.”

This exhibit will feature art work by graduating BA and BFA students and will run through May 15.

The opening reception will take place tomorrow evening from 5-8 p.m. in The Gallery (4th floor of the Liberal Arts Building).

Marygrove Celebrates Social Work Month with Environmental Justice Forum: Tonight from 6 – 8 p.m.

industry-1752876_960_720In honor of Social Work Month, Marygrove’s Social Work and Social Justice Departments will host an Environmental Justice Forum tonight from 6-8 p.m. in Denk Chapman.

Speakers Antonio Rafael, Michelle Martinez, Oya Amakisi, and Susan Sunshine-Earth Poet will be sharing insights and information about their involvement in ecojustice activities.

We will also discuss the impact of air and water pollution, toxic waste, dumping, food-related issues, and climate change—not to mention things that we can do to help Mother Earth.

Refreshments will be served. This event is free and open to the public.

Tonight: The Marygrove College Business Division Brings Local Business Professionals to Campus for Round Table Discussion

business-woman-portrait-1997285_960_720The Marygrove College Business Division is pleased to sponsor its first Business Round Table Discussion. Our first event will feature three business professionals who will discuss how to successfully launch your career in business.

This event is open to the public, but it is especially poignant for junior and senior business students.

Our Panelists are:

Aubrey Lee Jr.: First vice president and senior resident director of The Aubrey Lee, Jr. and Julius Readus Group at Merrill Lynch in Farmington Hills, Michigan

Felicia Felton: Human resource and safety manager at Sodecia North America

Raphael Wright: Entrepreneur and business author

These three distinguished Business Professionals will share their professional expertise and discuss how recent business graduates can begin their careers.

Thursday March 23
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Madame Cadillac Building, Denk Chapman Hall
Light Refreshments will be served