IMD students learn about poetry, transformational awareness

Veronica Gaylie, Ph.D., interacted with dance students of the Institute of Music & Dance at Marygrove College on Tuesday, November 13, 2012.

Dr. Gaylie is an Associate Professor, in the Education Department, of the University of British Columbia.  A teacher educator in interdisciplinary, ecology-based learning, she is involved in eco-poetry workshops at schools and is keenly interested in promoting poetry as a catalyst for transformational awareness about the natural environment. Continue reading

Marygrove’s Institute for Detroit Studies’ next presentation is Nov. 13, 2012

Marygrove’s Institute for Detroit Studies is sponsoring a continuing, multi‐disciplinary series of presentations and discussions focusing on recent scholarship about Detroit.

You are invited to a presentation by Thomas B. Jankowski, Ph.D.
Associate Director of the Institute of Gerontology and Merrill Palmer Skillman Institute, Wayne State University:

Hard Times in the Great City of Plenty: The Detroit Department of Public Welfare and the Eloise Infirmary During the Great Depression Continue reading