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Marygrove College to Close after 92 Years in Detroit

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Jun 12, 2019 1:33:55 PM

Marygrove College today announced that it will permanently close in December at the end of the Fall 2019 semester.  The Catholic graduate college, sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM), will close due to a continuing decline in student enrollment and persistent financial struggles.  Marygrove has served as a higher education institution since its inception in 1905 as St. Mary’s College in Monroe, Michigan, and in the city of Detroit for 92 years.   

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"Mothers Vs. Corporations: Who Does the U.S. Support?" An Article by the Social Justice Department at Marygrove College

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May 2, 2019 1:17:50 PM

Just over half a year ago, the United States made attempts to ensure that a proposal worth forty years of work by the World Health Organization would be shut down. The resolution, with an aim to protect infant health, pushed to prioritize breastfeeding. It advocated for standards like worldwide government restriction on the advertisement of baby food and formula, promotion of access to scientifically supported education on breastfeeding for expecting families, and truthful labeling of baby products. Current health statistics, as founded by the Lancet, support these standards: “Increasing breastfeeding rates around the world to near universal levels could prevent 823,000 annual deaths in children younger than five years and 20,000 annual maternal deaths from breast cancer.” It had majority support from the countries present.

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Author Daniel J. Clark to Discuss "1950s Prosperity Myth at Marygrove College on May 14

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May 2, 2019 12:41:04 PM

 

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5 Reasons to Earn a Master of Arts in Human Resource Management at Marygrove College

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Apr 10, 2019 1:05:11 PM

So you’re thinking about pursuing an advanced degree in human resources, but don’t know which program is the right fit for you? Then you’ve come to the right place. Here are five reasons to choose Marygrove College’s online Master of Arts in Human Resource Management degree program.

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MARYGROVE INTRODUCES UNIQUE REGGIO-INSPIRED APPROACHES GRADUATE COURSE FOR EDUCATORS

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Apr 4, 2019 12:56:26 PM

Marygrove College has created a new course in Reggio-Inspired Approaches for educators, particularly those interested in early childhood education. Marygrove’s offering this course is unique in the country as very few institutions offer any instruction at all in Reggio-Inspired Approaches. 

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MARYGROVE’S INSTITUTE FOR DETROIT STUDIES CELEBRATES NORTHWEST DETROIT WITH LOCAL ARTIST EXHIBIT

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Mar 8, 2019 11:42:49 AM

The Institute for Detroit Studies (IDS) at Marygrove College and Live6 Alliance are proud to present “A Community Collecting: Art from Northwest Detroit,” a gallery exhibition. The opening reception begins at 3 p.m. on March 10 and the exhibition runs through April 5 in The Gallery, located on the fourth floor of the Liberal Arts Building. This event is free and open to the public.

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NEW ERA, NEW LOOK: MARYGROVE COLLEGE LAUNCHES REBRANDING CAMPAIGN

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Mar 5, 2019 12:40:41 PM

Marygrove College is pleased to announce a bold new rebranding campaign that builds on the institution’s more than century-old legacy while also reflecting its shift to a new era.

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The Tuxedo Project & Marygrove College Come Together for Writing Workshop Series & Other Events

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Feb 20, 2019 12:12:46 PM


Despite the weather, our heads are already in springtime at The Tuxedo Project, as we anticipate poet and National Book Award winner Elizabeth Acevedo’s visit to Detroit for the 31st annual Contemporary American Authors Lecture Series.

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Marygrove Announces Executive Director of Institute for Detroit Studies & 2019 "Defining Detroit" Series

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Feb 8, 2019 11:08:58 AM

Marygrove College is pleased to announce Dr. Shaun S. Nethercott as executive director of the college’s Institute for Detroit Studies (IDS). This appointment was made ahead of IDS’s Defining Detroit spring series, which begins February 11 and will bring award-winning authors and artists to the college for lectures, readings, exhibits, and performances.

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44th DEFINING DETROIT EVENT BRINGS AUTHOR HERB BOYD TO MARYGROVE COLLEGE

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Jan 15, 2019 2:54:40 PM

Continuing its nearly two-decade tradition of bringing internationally-renowned authors and scholars to its campus, Marygrove College’s Institute for Detroit Studies (IDS) will welcome Herb Boyd at its 44th Defining Detroit event on February 11, 2019.

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